Stories about Sport

Jun 27 2017

Golden Knights begin 1st regular season Oct. 6 at Dallas

Marc-Andre Fleury and James Neal were among the few high profile picks, which were revealed Wednesday evening during the National Hockey League awards show in Las Vegas...

Jun 27 2017

Champions Chelsea perceive good omen in Burnley opener

The Premier League season finished less than three weeks ago but football fans are already looking forward to the start of the new campaign, which gets underway on 12 A...

Jun 27 2017

McDavid wins Hart Trophy at NHL Awards

The California-born, Arizona-raised forward added 29 assists to pace all rookies with 69 points as he helped lead the Leafs into the playoffs for just the second time o...

Jun 27 2017

Man accused of driving car onto Missouri basketball court

Brian Weimer, told The Star . From there, according to police, he damaged "several golf carts" present in the loading dock area, managed to both find the basketball ...

Jun 27 2017

Portugal land in Confederations Cup semi-finals

Petersburg Stadium, Russia , Saturday, June 24, 2017. ST. PETERSBURG, Russia (AP) - Cristiano Ronaldo's 75th worldwide goal helped lift Portugal to an easy 4-0 ...

Jun 27 2017

Pakistan set South Africa 207 to win

Meanwhile India captain Mithali Raj summed up the spirit of defiance in a women's game that wants to be appreciated on its own terms. 'It's about how we react now, ' sh...

Jun 27 2017

Saints place DT Fairley on "Non-Football Injury" list

One such specialist has recommended that Fairley, 6-feet-4, 310 pounds, should not play football again. Fairley's heart issue was a cause for concern before he was draf...

Jun 27 2017

Referees can stop games over fan abuse at Confederations Cup, say Federation Internationale de Football Association

What is it and when does it start? The finalists will also be invited to watch one of the semi-finals of the 2017 Fifa Confederations Cup . The Confederations Cup ...

Jun 27 2017

Holy Shit, The McGregor Vs. Mayweather Megafight Is Actually Happening

Mayweather Promotions will handle the undercard, which likely means boxing matches and no other UFC fights or fighters will be featured. White said two would figh...

Jun 27 2017

LaVar Ball gets booed mercilessly by crowd at NBA Draft

Does he expect his father to keep a lower profile? "He's going to do what he does and we're going to do what we do and we're going to get after it here. Despite the blust...

Jun 27 2017

Can Warriors Keep Superteam Together, Thanks To New NBA Labor Contract?

Yet the two-time reigning MVP and new NBA Finals MVP Kevin Durant said Wednesday they would consider taking less money to keep the core of the champion Golden State ...

Jun 27 2017

#STLBlues lose Perron to Vegas in expansion draft

Defensemen Alexei Emelin , Marc Methot , Colin Miller , Griffin Reinhart and David Schlemko were all picked by the Golden Knights , along with forwards Brendan Leipsi...

Jun 27 2017

US Open 2017: A look at the numbers from Erin Hills

Koepka followed his first career title at the Challenge de Catalunya with victories at Italy's Montecchia Open, the Challenge de España and the Scottish Hydro Challenge. ...

Jun 27 2017

Federer lifts ninth Halle Open title

Federer will head into Wimbledon , which starts on July 3, as favourite to win an outright record eighth title. Roger Federer said clinching the fourth seed at Wim...

Jun 27 2017

Lonzo Ball: 'Reaching the playoffs is the goal, that is the plan'

Thursday, the Lakers selected Lonzo Ball, Kyle Kuzma, Josh Hart, and Thomas Bryant. Excluding active and recently retired athletes, there's no better fit for WWE in...

Jun 27 2017

Italy agrees €5.2bn bailout plan for struggling Veneto banks

The Italian cabinet convened this afternoon to approve an emergency decree that will start liquidation proceedings for Banca Popolare di Vicenza (BPVI) and Veneto Banc...

Jun 27 2017

76ers tab Fultz with No. 1 pick of National Basketball Association draft

Joel Embiid has been arguably the biggest piece of the Philadelphia 76ers' "process" over the last few years, and it appears the team is trying to make sure they can k...

Jun 27 2017

Ricciardo takes shock win in Baku

Ferrari's Vettel was hit with a ten-second stop-go penalty, which saw him drop from second to ninth after he steered into race leader Hamilton under safety vehicle c...

Jun 27 2017

Wall snubbed for media's All-Defensive first, second teams

The official panel of writers and broadcasters who cover the National Basketball Association isn't so sure. The NBA announced its All-Defensive teams on Monday, wth K...

Jun 27 2017

England edge out Proteas in T20 decider

De Villiers said it was always his intention to go at Crane, but the Proteas skipper believes England are going to be a force to be reckoned with for some time. Sister...