Stories about Sport

Jun 21 2017

Pittsburgh Penguins - The New Dynasty On Sight?

The Penguins deservedly won the Stanley Cup, but it's hard not to see the shadow of Colton Sissons' goal that wasn't. The 1998 Red Wings were the last team to win a s...

Jun 21 2017

NCAA suspends Louisville' Pitino after escort investigation

Ninety minutes after the NCAA's Committee of Infractions made their decision on the men's basketball sex scandal , coach Rick Pitino , Interim President Greg Postel...

Jun 21 2017

Suns Talking Trade With Lakers, Celtics For Lonzo Ball

L.A. now has the No. 2 overall pick and the No. 28 pick. The Boston Celtics have traded the No. 1 pick in this week's National Basketball Association draft to the Ph...

Jun 21 2017

Paul George Goes Off The NBA Market

However, there is always the possibility that a team could trade for George, and then convince him to stay instead of heading out west to join the Lakers . The Cavs are ...

Jun 21 2017

Cavs owner, Billups meet about front-office job

The move occurred as rumors surfaced about the Cavaliers attempting to get Paul George in a trade from the Indiana Pacers and Jimmy Butler from the Chicago Bul...

Jun 21 2017

Celtics, 76ers finalize blockbuster deal to swap top picks

With an additional pick in 2018 or 2019 as well, the cupboard continues to be stocked in Boston. And then come the Celtics , starting the real intrigue. The second pic...

Jun 21 2017

Kane to the rescue

Slovenia also closed the gap to England to three points as Josip Ilicic and Milivoje Novakovic netted in a 2-0 win over Malta . But with a famous victory on the car...

Jun 21 2017

MEXICO DRAW: It was not the result we wanted -Ronaldo

Last week, a Spanish state prosecutor accused Ronaldo of defrauding Spain's tax office of 14.7 million euros ($16.5 million) in unpaid taxes. "It was not the result w...

Jun 21 2017

Jose Mourinho accused of tax fraud during Real Madrid stint

Ronaldo is now facing four charges against the Spanish public treasury dated between 2011 and 2014, including a case of tax fraud worth Dollars 65.5 million. In three yea...

Jun 21 2017

Man Utd boss Mourinho accused of Spanish tax fraud

Ronaldo is accused of defrauding Spanish authorities of €14.7m (GBP12.95m) between 2011 and 2014 and will now testify on July 31, reports The Independent . Mendes' ...

Jun 21 2017

Sixers land No. 1 pick, chance to draft Fultz

The Sixers will, nearly assuredly, use the top pick on Washington point guard Markelle Fultz , while the Celtics are still mulling all of their options with the third...

Jun 21 2017

Putin to attend Confed Cup opening match

Catherine the Great officially made the cats guards of the royal picture gallery. They badly need a good result against the Mexicans with Euro 2016 winners Portugal t...

Jun 21 2017

76ers acquire top pick

Any of these moves, folded into the core already in place, could make the Celtics the team to beat in the East. "We're taking the next step in formulating a solid young...

Jun 21 2017

Champions Trophy could face the chop

An impressive 128-run opening stand between Fakhar Zaman and Azhar Ali helped Pakistan amass a mammoth 338-run total to comfortably overpower arch-rivals India by 180...

Jun 21 2017

Ostapenko wins battle of birthdays to reach French Open final

Paris - Simona Halep set up a French Open showdown with the unseeded Jelena Ostapenko after coming through her semi-final against Karolina Pliskova . Like Ostapenko, ...

Jun 21 2017

ICC could axe Champions Trophy for more T20 World Cups

It was after Ali's dismissal in the 23rd over, for a 71-balll 59 - via a run out, that Zaman - playing his fourth worldwide innings, switched gears and set Pakistan on ...

Jun 21 2017

Jose Mourinho: Manchester United manager's representatives release statement denying tax fraud claims

The Portuguese manager is accused of evading tax in Spain to the tune of €3.3 million between 2011 and 2012, a Madrid prosecutor said in a statement. Giant European sup...

Jun 21 2017

Teen killed by black bear during trail race

As he fled the aggressive animal, Cooper managed to place a desperate call to his brother, saying that the bear was chasing him through the thick forest of Chugach Stat...

Jun 21 2017

Fitbit links up with the National Basketball Association as part of new sponsorship deal

Eight teams have announced that they will wear a 2.5 square inch patch on the uniform in conjunction with patch sponsorships. "They weren't just looking at this as a ...

Jun 21 2017

Confederations Cup: Russia waltz to victory in tournament curtain-raiser

The security system at FIFA Confederations Cup matches in Russia is working effectively, all emergent technical issues are being tackled in a routine fashion on a dai...