Stories about Sport

Jun 25 2017

It seems like the Suns were behind Josh Jackson skipping Celtics workout

Ainge insists Tatum would have been his pick regardless of Jackson's decision, and he may end up being a better fit in the Celtics lineup. This was the second straigh...

Jun 25 2017

Red Bull's high hopes come down to earth in F1 qualifying

I almost improved by three-tenths then going into Turn 7 I had a little lock-up so went a bit wide, so by having a bit more wheel spin than usual I lost gear sync so all ...

Jun 25 2017

ICC in global sports event twitter first

Like their male compatriots in the Champions Trophy, the Pakistani women will begin the tournament with no hopes of winning the title. The ICC will also host live socia...

Jun 25 2017

Hamilton claims pole with stunning late lap

An on-track clash between the pair under the safety auto acted as the first sign of a needle in their title fight, with relations remaining fairly cordial to this point. ...

Jun 25 2017

Real Madrid boss Florentino Perez says no offer received for Cristiano Ronaldo

According to Marca , Mourinho doesn't want Ronaldo, with suggestions that their patchy previous relationship or a distrust from the manager on the player's motivation to...

Jun 25 2017

Ricciardo wins chaotic Azerbaijan GP; Canadian Stroll makes podium

A chaotic race in Baku saw Sebastian Vettel handed a 10-second stop-go penalty for driving into Lewis Hamilton while the safety vehicle was out. A further 1.969 seconds b...

Jun 25 2017

Spithill, Oracle get swagger back with 1st America's Cup win

Third World, the Jamaican reggae legends who first formed in 1973, will bring their "reggae-fusion" to the Main Stage at the America's Cup Village after racing has conc...

Jun 25 2017

Josh Jackson Fires Wild First Pitch Before Diamondbacks Game

And I think the same thing this time. The Celtics selected Duke forward Jayson Tatum with the third overall pick in the NBA Draft , which all but extinguished trad...

Jun 25 2017

Boston Celtics blew a big opportunity on NBA Draft night

Yes, it's a lot to soak in for anyone let alone a 19-year-old kid whose career with the Celtics can be timed on a stopwatch. The #Boston Celtics traded down from the ...

Jun 25 2017

Formula One: Vettel, Hamilton clash as Ricciardo wins in Baku

In a stop-start race, the safety auto came out three times in quick succession before a red flag stopped the grand prix near the midway point because debris littered the ...

Jun 25 2017

Raikkonen prepared to sacrifice himself to help Vettel

Suspsecting Ferrari will throw all of its efforts behind Vettel, Massa said such a scenario could forced Mercedes to take similar action with Lewis Hamilton and Va...

Jun 25 2017

It's Anil Kumble's Personal Decision To Step Down, Says Sourav Ganguly

Another news coming from the Kohli-Kumble story that forced Anil Kumble to resign is that if Kumble had not taken that step, Kohli would have resigned. With Anil Kumb...

Jun 25 2017

76ers make Fultz top pick in NBA draft

Overall it was a great night for the DeMatha product, who was the top pick in the draft and found himself landing in a great situation with Philadelphia. Fultz is the f...

Jun 25 2017

Multiple blockbuster trades shake up National Hockey League on draft day

Glass was selected by the expansion Vegas Golden Knights with their first-ever pick tonight, going No. 6 overall as part of a parade of forwards at the top of the Nationa...

Jun 25 2017

LaVar Ball To Possibly Appear on WWE Raw In Los Angeles

The Lakers introduced their newest rookie to the public on Friday, setting up high expectations for guard Lonzo Ball before he's played a single pro game. "I'm sure...

Jun 25 2017

Devils pick Hischier No. 1 overall in NHL Draft

General manager Ray Shero completed one trade on the day, shipping pick No. 185 to the Sharks for Nos. He's been to Vegas before too - for a minor hockey tournament o...

Jun 25 2017

Proteas to bat first against England at Taunton

South Africa captain AB de Villiers top-scored for his team with 46 and opener JJ Smuts made 45, but there was little else for the Proteas who appeared around 20 run...

Jun 25 2017

Timberwolves trade for Jimmy Butler, sending Zach Lavine to Chicago

Whatever Coach (Hoiberg) wants me to play, that's how I'm gonna play". "And he wants to win big". Those are three players they do not need that will make space for arriva...

Jun 25 2017

Morata agent drops massive Man Utd hint as bid is confirmed

Bale's game time this season has been disrupted by injury and his meagre goal return, just seven goals in 19 league games, has seen him linked with moves away from the Sp...

Jun 25 2017

Koepka rides birdie spree to US Open title

Naturally, after Sunday's win at Erin Hills, golf fans went back and dug up those old tweets so the whole world could have a laugh at Koepka's expense. "We all know Major...