Stories about Sport

May 15 2017

Mariners look to bounce back vs. Blue Jays today

Things settled down significantly after those early fireworks, until the Jays loaded the bases with two outs in the ninth, setting up Goins. I was trying to make a good...

May 15 2017

Chelsea hopeful of sealing title at West Brom, feels Courtois

And so, another routine victory for Antonio Conte's champions elect, who could seal the deal if/when they manage to beat West Brom this coming Friday. "It's one more ...

May 15 2017

Conte to stay and improve Chelsea next season

The striker, who signed for decent money last summer, failed to really challenge Diego Costa across the campaign and hasn't even started an English Premier League game ...

May 15 2017

Mkhitaryan singled out by Mourinho in Man United training

We shook hands before the game, we shook hands after the game. Even Jose Mourinho admits that Manchester United's 25-match unbeaten run in the Premier League that featu...

May 15 2017

Warriors want to 'destroy everything' and limit Jazz rallies

But Curry and Durant each contributed 11 points in the final quarter, marking the first time that both reached double figures in the fourth quarter of the same game...

May 15 2017

Wenger insists 'I am not in politics' after latest plane protest banner

Chile worldwide Sanchez, 28, has now scored 20 goals in a league season for the first time in a career that has also featured spells with Udinese and Barcelona. Wenge...

May 15 2017

Mnuchin Says U.S. Reserves Right To Be Protectionist

Mr Mnuchin presented a more conciliatory picture of discussions at the Bari meetings, citing the US's new trade deal with China and its willingness to commit to the Nor...

May 15 2017

BCCI announces Virat Kohli-led Indian team for Champions Trophy 2017

Fast bowler Shami last played for his country in the 2015 World Cup due to leg injuries. There was no place in the side for all-rounder Suresh Raina, but he has been pl...

May 15 2017

CA threatens to not pay players

May 14 Cricket Australia (CA) boss James Sutherland has warned Australia's players will not be given alternative contracts if they fail to agree to terms by June 30 in an...

May 15 2017

Leonard's injury spotlights a debated and dangerous NBA play

Was it dirty? You be the judge. San Antonio was outscored 58-33 after he left the game when he re-sprained his ankle. Considering the injury, which is no doubt the bi...

May 15 2017

Last night marked an impressive landmark for Chelsea's Thibaut Courtois

Asked what he had said to his players following the Middlesbrough win, Conte replied: "The message was now we need to take another step". And then he's playing in every...

May 15 2017

MS native Ricky Stenhouse Jr. wins first NASCAR Cup race

He is three-time victor of this race, last winning in 2015. Hendrick Motorsports teammates Jimmie Johnson and Dale Earnhardt Jr. and Kevin Harvick joined Hamlin up fron...

May 15 2017

Ryan Blaney takes Kansas pole as 11 fail to pass inspection

With Patrick and Logano log jammed at the top of the track , Almirola had nowhere to go and slammed into both cars. Almirola's window net was lowered but safety crews co...

May 15 2017

Cavaliers, Warriors closing in on third straight NBA Finals

Of course. It was Kerr and Brown and Curry and Durant (both were wonderful in the second half) and the Warriors defense and the crowd and... yes, for the Warriors pla...

May 15 2017

Cavaliers complete sweep of Raptors, reach conference finals

Irving responded with a 3 and, following a missed shot by DeRozan, added a pair of free throws to put Cleveland up 97-92 at 5:54. With James and the rest of his teammat...

May 15 2017

Jeter's No 2 retired by Yanks; Monument Park plaque unveiled

New York Yankees great Derek Jeter , pictured at Yankee Stadium following a ceremony for the 1996 World Series Championship Team in the Bronx of New York on August 1...

May 15 2017

Wizards handle Celtics to tie series at 2-2

The Wizards won Game 4 by 19. John Wall was completely unleashed in the third, getting out on the break on almost every possession and looking like a blur. "I think, es...

May 15 2017

Europa League: Mourinho reveals who will be goalkeeper against Ajax

We suffered until the end and it was open until the last second. "I told them exactly that", said Mourinho. "But to finish the season with four matches away from ho...

May 15 2017

Patty Mills helps Spurs ground the Rockets

Coach Gregg Popovich didn't provide many details about Leonard's injury on Thursday. Jonathon Simmons scored 18 points in place of Leonard, but the MVP candidate's ret...

May 15 2017

Jurgen Klopp on Philippe Coutinho in No. 8 midfield role

Coutinho's corner was met by Joel Matip whose header bounced down and off the crossbar as West Ham somehow scrambled the ball clear. All Whites skipper Winston Reid fel...