Stories about Sport

Jun 21 2017

National Football League suspends former Browns bust Justin Gilbert for a year

Both suspensions that Gilbert has received during his short career have been for substance abuse policy violations. The No. 8 overall pick of the 2014 NFL Draft amassed...

Jun 21 2017

After celebrating homer, Yasiel Puig aims obscene gesture toward fans in Cleveland

Manager Terry Francona left the game in the ninth inning with an illness. He was replaced by bench coach Brad Mills . "We've been inconsistent in a lot of areas and ...

Jun 21 2017

Pau Gasol opts out, will re-sign with Spurs

Spanish center Pau Gasol will decline a $16.2 million National Basketball Association contract option for next season but plans to re-sign with the San Antonio Spurs ,...

Jun 21 2017

Lakers to ship Russell, Moz to Nets for Lopez

He was drafted by New Jersey in the 2008 draft and has played 562 games, averaging 18.6 points and 7.1 rebounds per game. For now, Russell will likely be replaced at ...

Jun 21 2017

Real Madrid president downplays Ronaldo's exit talk

Perez assured the fans that the Portugal worldwide would be honouring his contract with Real Madrid while insisting that he would contact the star striker only after th...

Jun 21 2017

Rafael Nadal leads 6-2, 5-2 against Stan

Despite repeated injury problems in recent years, Nadal looked his imperious best at his beloved Roland Garros as he swatted aside third seed Stanislas Wawrinka 6-2, 6-...

Jun 21 2017

Ronaldo summoned to court, Mourinho accused of tax fraud

In quotes carried on Marca's website, Perez said: "I have not spoken to him". But sources said United were yet to be convinced that Ronaldo is prepared to walk away f...

Jun 21 2017

76ers official acquire number one overall pick from Celtics

The Celtics sent that pick to the Sixers for the No. 3 pick and the protected Los Angeles Lakers first-rounder in 2018, which the Sixers owned. But while Colangel...

Jun 21 2017

Perez: Real Madrid would´ve loved Lionel Messi at Bernabeu

I'm always reluctant to say this about any prolonged transfer saga, but it looks like the book may have closed on De Gea to Madrid once and for all. It looked certain D...

Jun 21 2017

Investigators ask for info on four people in Pike County murders

Jake Wagner and Angela Wagner told the Cincinnati Enquirer earlier this month they were not involved in the April 2016 killings. Investigators are interested in informa...

Jun 21 2017

Champions Trophy triumph is a massive boost for Pakistan cricket, says Arthur

Pakistan have received further reward for their unlikely Champions Trophy triumph after the International Cricket Council confirmed they'd risen two spots on the one-...

Jun 21 2017

'Height of egotism': North Korea blasts U.S. withdrawal from Paris climate accord

Carbon dioxide is emitted by burning forests to create animal pastures and by fossil fuels combustion to operate farm machinery, trucks, factory farms and slaughterhouses...

Jun 21 2017

Portugal sidesteps Ronaldo's legal woes at Confed Cup

He was disappointed with the scoreline and urged his teammates to win the next game of the group. Within 15 minutes Portugal had taken the lead, however, with Ronaldo...

Jun 21 2017

French Open 2017 Results

A year after showing so much resolve while winning the French Open , Muguruza fell apart down the stretch in a 6-1, 3-6, 6-3 loss Sunday to the 13th-seeded Mladenovic, w...

Jun 21 2017

76ers officially trade for No. 1 pick

It has been rumored that Ainge is really interested in drafting Josh Jackson from Kansas University, but he still could also trade the pick for an established star fo...

Jun 21 2017

Antonio Conte assembles five-man Chelsea transfer shortlist, £230m

Chelsea manager Antonio Conte has reportedly told striker Diego Costa he is no longer part of the clubs plans. The Court of Arbitration for Sport has upheld FIFA's...

Jun 21 2017

Portugal vs Mexico 2017 Confederation Cup group stage match end in draw

Portugal defender Pepe thought he had opened the scoring in the 21st minute when he turned in a cross-shot after Ronaldo had smashed a shot against the crossbar, havin...

Jun 21 2017

Butterbean Doesn't See An Athletic Commission Allowing The McGregor vs

Two years after the initial callout, it seems as though the interest between Swanson and Malignaggi to fight each other has steadily grown. Many fighters and fans hav...

Jun 21 2017

Road rage led to bat attack, Muslim teen's death

The All Dulles Area Muslim Society (Adams) mosque in Sterling, the biggest in northern Virginia , holds extra late-night prayers during the last 10 days of Ramadan. Th...

Jun 21 2017

Hideki Matsuyama joins Aoki as major runner-up from Japan

Three more top 10 finishes followed, including a tie for fourth at last year's PGA. But Koepka would not be blown off course producing a near-flawless final round, subd...