Stories about Sport

Jun 27 2017

WWE working on LaVar Ball appearance for Monday Night Raw

The born-Californian was as eager as anyone to stay home, declining to workout with any other team besides the Lakers during the pre-draft period. Some thought it may e...

Jun 27 2017

LSU beats top seed Oregon State to reach CWS final

At the time both teams were doing the normal tinkering that any coach has to suffer through en route to a stage this big. Before today, Oregon State hadn't lost consecu...

Jun 27 2017

Cameroon knocked out of Confederations Cup after defeat to Germany

Earlier on, Portugal sent off New Zealand with a devastating 4-0, while hosts Russian Federation were beaten by Mexico , and Chile and Australia drew 1-1. A superb...

Jun 27 2017

Celtics' Danny Ainge confident he will get his guy at No. 3

Philadelphia owns the Los Angeles Lakers' 2018 pick and the Sacramento Kings' 2019 pick. But if either of those picks become the first overall, the Celtics will recei...

Jun 27 2017

Danny Ainge says Josh Jackson canceled Celtics workout on them

But the 20-year-old certainly exceeded all expectations in his rookie season and has fans excited about what the future will hold for him and the Celtics . That won't pr...

Jun 27 2017

LaVar Ball is already making National Basketball Association life hard for Lonzo Ball

The way he passes the ball, you look at quarterbacks like Tom Brady and Aaron Rodgers , that just have a gift. "I'm glad they called my name. It's going to be a surp...

Jun 27 2017

Gary's Word: Best NBA players fall short of MVP award

Finally, the MVP award typically goes to a player on a 50-win team and Harden's Rockets, finishing third in the Western Conference with 55 wins, met that criteria. We...

Jun 27 2017

Supreme Court takes on clash of gay rights, religion

Supreme Court's decision. In response, he argued that his decision to only use his cake artistry for heterosexuals fell within his rights under the First Amendment's prot...

Jun 27 2017

Ramirez, Leon homer, Red Sox beat Angels 9-4 on Papi's night

JC Ramirez was solid when the Los Angeles Angels needed him. Alex Meyer (3-4) allowed five runs and five hits in 3 1/3 innings. NOTES: Red Sox LHP David Price ...

Jun 27 2017

Rockets' Eric Gordon voted Sixth Man of the Year

The shooting guard took the time to thank his teammates during his acceptance speech. Brodgon played a key role for the Bucks this season, starting 28 games after being...

Jun 27 2017

WienerDrone drops a hot dog from the sky

As is now en vogue for any company making a product that ends up in consumers' hands, Oscar Mayer is expanding its Weinermobile fleet with a phallic flying drone that...

Jun 27 2017

I thought I was done, Rafael Nadal reveals his hidden thought

He apologized to tournament organizers and British fans. His absence is a major blow to the tournament, although the field remains strong and is headed by defending cha...

Jun 27 2017

It's On! Mayweather vs McGregor £500m Megafight Set for August

McGregor went first with a Tweet . The fight will be a boxing match at 154 pounds and the fighters will wear 10-ounce gloves. McGregor is the top pay-per-view d...

Jun 27 2017

After rocky road in LA, Russell seeks smooth start with Nets

The Nets introduced Russell and center Timofey Mozgov in a news conference at their training facility, having acquired the pair in the deal last week that sent ce...

Jun 27 2017

Elliot Daly and co hand Warren Gatland Test selection dilemma

Meanwhile, a number of those that produced the goods against the Chiefs will hope to feature in the second and third Tests after a comfortable success. Asked if the 60-...

Jun 27 2017

'Mahela not ready to be Lanka head coach'

The Sri Lankan was being linked to the proceedings probably because he had coached the Mumbai Indians to their third Indian Premier League (IPL) title and had worked alon...

Jun 27 2017

Celtics select Duke's Jayson Tatum with No. 3 pick in draft

With the No. 15 pick, the Blazers took small forward Justin Jackson out of North Carolina. Collins was selected by the Atlanta Hawks and Giles was selected by the Kin...

Jun 27 2017

How The 76ers Trade Is Going To Affect The NBA Draft

Lakers looking to add another first-round draft pick, sources say: ESPN: Los Angeles now holds the second and 28th picks in this year's draft. If things go the wrong w...

Jun 27 2017

O'Mahony to skipper Lions against NZ Maori

Instead, they gave up some of that momentum and confidence with a performance which lacked finesse and the defensive resolve that marked the Crusaders victory. "There's n...

Jun 27 2017

Andy and Jamie will play Wimbledon doubles - Judy Murray

In order to avoid burn-out, Federer opted to sit out the entire clay-court season to stay fresh for Wimbledon and it appears to be paying dividends after he secured h...