Stories about Sport

Apr 23 2017

Westbrook's triple-double leads Thunder past Rockets 115-113

But the similarities in how Westbrook played in those two games - indiscriminately chucking jumpers down the stretch, many from mid-range - deserves to be noted consideri...

Apr 23 2017

MotoGP: Marquez and Viñales trade top spot in Texas

Yamaha rider Maverick Vinales was the fastest during Free Practice 1 on Friday after the Spaniard clocked a time of 2:04.923s. Marquez had started that race on po...

Apr 23 2017

Patrick Mahomes feels like Bill O'Brien 'especially' likes him

There's not likely a hotter prospect in the upcoming 2017 NFL Draft than Patrick Mahomes at this point. Though the Red Raiders run a high-octane offense, Texas Tech i...

Apr 23 2017

Celtics trying to avoid 0-2 hole vs. Bulls

Chyna Thomas died Saturday morning in a tragic vehicle accident, near Tacoma, Washington. "They're still working on that as a family". The home crowd left disappointed b...

Apr 23 2017

Manchester United draw Celta Vigo in Europa League semi-final

In the other semi-final of the Europa League, Ajax will face Lyon. The UEFA Champion's league trophy is displayed ahead of the draw for the football competition's sem...

Apr 23 2017

UEFA gives suspended bans to Lyon and Besiktas

LYON AND BESIKTAS have been handed suspended two-year bans by Uefa after crowd trouble marred the first leg of their Europa League quarter-final. After 12 successful p...

Apr 23 2017

Hull, Swansea win to lift survival hopes, Boro sink deeper

When Oumar Niasse was shown a red card for a unsafe challenge, it looked as if it would be a long afternoon for Hull . Player ratingsHull: Eldin Jakupovic 7, Ahmed E...

Apr 23 2017

Dominant Nadal outclasses Zverev in Monte Carlo

Murray was also facing an opponent for the first time , and a double break put him 4-0 up in the decider but 24th-ranked Ramos-Vinolas broke back twice to level the mat...

Apr 23 2017

Suresh Raina slams Rising Pune Supergiant for sacking MS Dhoni from captaincy

They replaced him with left-arm spinner Bipul Sharma. One of Mahendra Singh Dhoni's trusted lieutenants during the best days of Chennai Super Kings (CSK) Suresh Raina, ...

Apr 23 2017

Home Match previews Predicted Tottenham starting XI for FA Cup semi

The cracks that have appeared in Chelsea's facade could open wider should they succumb to a rampant Tottenham side who have won seven successive league games. "If you a...

Apr 23 2017

Canadiens 'excited' at win-or-go-home game vs Rangers

He did it all to give the Canadiens one of two opportunities they have to chase the Cup while superstar goaltender Carey Price is only taking up $6.5 million in salary ...

Apr 23 2017

Pedroia hurt as Orioles blank Red Sox

Some O's fans on Twitter and Machado himself were arguing that his foot only came up after hitting the bag, but if you watch the replay closely it was elevated before tou...

Apr 22 2017

Cavs rest LeBron, finish collapse with 98-83 loss to Raptors

In the process, the Cavs lost their grip on the No. 1 seed in the Eastern Conference, watching as the Boston Celtics leapfrogged them to earn home-court advantage. Clevel...

Apr 22 2017

Russell's HR caps 4-run 9th as Cubs top Brewers 7-4

The Cubs were able to do it again on Wednesday . They tied the game with a run in the eighth inning on a double by Aaron Altherr, a ground out by Odubel Herrera and two-...

Apr 22 2017

Browns zero in on No. 1 pick, trade for veteran QB unlikely

Johnny Robinson had a great career, just not with the Detroit Lions, who selected him with the third pick in the 1960 NFL Draft . "Yeah, we expect Brock to be here", v...

Apr 22 2017

Daniel Cormier Miraculously Makes Weight At UFC 210 Weigh

Talking through tears, Johnson thanked everyone who gave him a chance in the sport and Cormier for giving him the opportunity to fight again. The way Saturday's fight p...

Apr 22 2017

Patriots hit back at New York Times over White House tweet

Later on Wednesday, the Times tweeted photos of the of Patriots at the White House celebrating their Super Bowl victory in 2015 vs. 2017. The picture with Trump showe...

Apr 22 2017

Aaron Hernandez Kills Himself In Prison, Officials Say

Hernandez was found dead in his cell Wednesday, days after being acquitted in a 2012 double homicide case. "Absolutely no chance he took his own life", Murphy wrote on ...

Apr 22 2017

Patriots extend James White's contract

The Wisconsin product played the best game of his career in Super Bowl LI, amassing 139 all-purpose yards and scoring three touchdowns in the Patriots' 34-28 win over the...

Apr 22 2017

Yes, Jose Mourinho Wants Us, Let's Do It In Final - Lyon President

The three other teams to qualify were Ajax (Netherlands), Celta Vigo (Spain) and Lyon (France). "I knew it did not look so good on television, but he seems to be in goo...