Stories about Sport

May 18 2017

Joel Embiid: Sixers 'Gearing Up' To Beat LeBron James, Cavaliers

When we start getting good, that's when Cleveland and LeBron will start going down", Embiid said Tuesday, according to the Philadelphia Inquirer . Is LaVar bold enough t...

May 18 2017

Former Liverpool star Dirk Kuyt announces retirement after 19-year career

After three seasons at Turkish club Fenerbahce , who won the league and domestic cup during his time there, he returned to Feyenoord. At global level, Kuyt represented...

May 18 2017

Monaco wins 1st French league title in 17 years

But Germain got his goal in stoppage time when he rounded off a swift counter-attack to signal the start of the celebrations as Monaco secured the long-awaited eighth tit...

May 18 2017

Premier League trio named in Germany 'prospect squad' for Confederations Cup

To prepare his biggest stars for a long 2017/18 campaign, which ends with the 2018 FIFA World Cup, Low made a decision to give several players an extended holiday. "To br...

May 18 2017

Hamilton holds off Vettel to win classic Spanish Grand Prix

Hamilton had vowed to take inspiration from Bottas' lightning quick start in Russian Federation a fortnight ago, but it was Vettel who was fastest out of the blocks her...

May 18 2017

Tom Brady had a concussion last year, wife Gisele Bundchen says

The league said it had contacted the NFL Players Association and would attempt to gather more information from the Patriots medical staff and Brady. Brady turns 40 in...

May 18 2017

Celtics win NBA draft lottery, Lakers at No. 2 keep pick

Game 2 is on Friday night before the series shifts to Cleveland for Games 3 and 4. While it seems certain that teams like the Bulls could be calling Boston about that pic...

May 18 2017

Delighted Conte dragged from news conference by Chelsea players

Captain John Terry has now won five Premier League titles and Lampard believes he will be a huge loss for the dressing room when he departs at the end of the season. At h...

May 18 2017

Chelsea to parade Premier League trophy a day after FA Cup final

Chelsea captain John Terry says he has been happy to play as a substitute this season despite being left out of the club's starting line-up consistently since the star...

May 18 2017

Pogba set to miss Southampton match to attend father's funeral

The Premier League side, under the guidance of Jose Mourinho , face Ajax on 24 May, with the victor securing €6.5m (£5.6m) and a place in next season's Champions League...

May 18 2017

Titans linemen chug beer to hype Predators fans in Game 3

Rather than balking at the challenge, the Nashville Predators responded to a 1-0 deficit and a great John Gibson performance by just imposing their will in an eventual ...

May 18 2017

Warriors throttle Spurs to take 2-0 lead

He promised to shoot more and early, even tough shots - which he said he stayed away early from in Game 2 . Without Leonard, the San Antonio Spurs lost a playoff game to...

May 18 2017

Avery Bradley 'did it all' for Celtics in Game 5 victory

It's not often that a No. 1 seed gets written off this much so early on in the playoffs, but it's hard to look past Boston's glaring holes on both sides of the ball. Al H...

May 18 2017

Golovkin and Alvarez has agreed to fight

Alvarez knew it, Chavez Jr. knew it, and Golden Boy Promotions knew it. Now a year later, they are going to get it on. The super-fight was announced immediately foll...

May 18 2017

Lindberg scores twice as Rangers rout Senators

The Senators appeared overwhelmed by the pressure the Rangers applied early in the game, even though everyone on Ottawa's roster spoke on Monday about the understanding t...

May 18 2017

Senators chase Fleury, rout Penguins 5-1 in Game 3

The boards registered another assist 24 seconds after that, sending the puck right onto the stick of Zack Smith, who wrapped the puck around from behind the net to give O...

May 18 2017

Fatalities As Latest Protests In Venezuela Turn Violent

Violence flared in various parts of the country on Monday as the opposition held sit-ins and roadblocks, trying to keep up momentum in its bid to remove the socialist gov...

May 18 2017

No French Open Wild Card for Sharapova

Whatever thing she was taking, that would've been ok for decades. Sharapova's original two-year ban, which began at last year's Australian Open, was later reduced to 15...

May 18 2017

I've not gambled on Europa League - Mourinho

It's nice for them. He added: "It is the first time I leave and they are happy". They walk in the streets with their head low. "Apart from them, if I'm not wrong, n...

May 18 2017

Sheffield Wednesday and Huddersfield Town clash for place at Wembley

For a year in a row Sheffield Wednesday ended his season as a favorite of the League Championship. Gary Hooper could add to Wednesday's attacking options this eve...