Stories about Sport

Sep 02 2017

California governor declares wildfire state of emergency

Most of the smoke locally is coming from large fires in Siskiyou and Trinity counties, although the Ponderosa Fire near Feather Falls is contributing to the problem in ...

Sep 02 2017

Houston Astros prepared to return to Minute Maid Park this weekend

The Astros-Rangers series scheduled to begin Tuesday at Minute Maid Park was moved to Tropicana Field in Tampa Bay. That decision will be made later this week. Major Leag...

Sep 02 2017

No. 8 Washington shakes off pesky Rutgers

The full Week 1 schedule continues with eight games on Friday, including two battles involving current AP Top 25 teams. Washington rolled to victory, 48-13, last season...

Sep 02 2017

Vols LB Darrin Kirkland Jr. (knee) to miss season

His family's extremely disappointed. This marks the second straight season that early injuries have damaged Tennessee's linebacker corps. He missed five games last se...

Sep 02 2017

Federer edges Youzhny in 5 sets at Open

The 36-year-old Swiss improved his flawless record against the former world No 8 from Russian Federation to 17-0, but only after the world No 101 suffered from cramp earl...

Sep 02 2017

Steelers receiver Bryant cleared for regular season by NFL

Get daily prep sports headlines from the Gwinnett Daily Post staff delivered to your email. However, his initial activation was merely a conditional reinstatement that al...

Sep 02 2017

Houston mayor announces nighttime curfew after floods

Get to higher ground", he said in a televised interview. After five consecutive days of rain, Harvey set a new continental USA record for rainfall for a tropical syst...

Sep 02 2017

Thomas Lemar 'very happy' at Monaco despite Arsenal's late move

Wenger added the club are prepared to make a "financial sacrifice" as they face losing Sanchez and midfielder Mesut Ozil for free next summer when their contracts expire....

Sep 02 2017

Wenger: Lemar rejected deadline-day Arsenal move

Gunners boss Wenger is adamant contract rebel Gunnersaurus, whose current deal expires next summer, will be at the Emirates this season. "I was focussed on my match, that...

Sep 02 2017

Arsenal Sign Thomas Lemar from Monaco for £92m

Other reports indicated that Lemar would have preferred to move to Liverpool over Arsenal anyway and that he snubbed a move to the Emirates Stadium. Obviously things co...

Sep 02 2017

The Zacks: Analysts Anticipate Acorda Therapeutics, Inc. (ACOR) to Announce $0.65 EPS

Other research analysts also recently issued research reports about the stock. Finally, Zacks Investment Research lowered Acorda Therapeutics from a "hold" rating to a "s...

Sep 02 2017

Seahawks still have questions at last WR spot ahead of preseason finale

Perhaps the biggest arguments can be made for Williams and McEvoy, who have both shined in the Seahawks preseason games. It has been thought all along unlikely Kearse w...

Sep 02 2017

United States vs. Costa Rica

No U.S. team ever lost two home games in qualifying and still reached the World Cup. However they do it, the United States probably needs four points in these next two ...

Sep 02 2017

Houston floods: Evacuation order as Hurricane Harvey rages on

With the police department strained to the limit after the historic storm , thousands of people are on their own, and "the reality is there are some people who might be ...

Sep 02 2017

Neck injury ends Kyle Edmund's US Open run

The Canadian becomes the youngest man to make it into the fourth round of the U.S. Open since American Michael Chang in 1989. He will next face Spanish 12th seed Pab...

Sep 02 2017

Alexis Sanchez threatens to never pull on Arsenal shirt again

City sources claim that they first told Arsenal of their desire to sign Sanchez in May and repeated their inquiry several times over the next three months. Wenger also ...

Sep 02 2017

Federer, Nadal into third round at US Open

It is the first time the 36-year-old Federer has played five-setters in both the first and second rounds at a major tournament. "I'm going to work tomorrow to find better...

Sep 02 2017

Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal US Open 2017 2nd round

The 25-year-old from Czech Republic, Pliskova, the runner-up in 2016, eased past Poland's Magda Linette 6-2, 6-1 on the back of eight aces and 29 winners. Medical treatme...

Sep 02 2017

Neymar reveals Coutinho's 'disappointment and sadness'

With the Reds being heavily linked with Thomas Lemar and Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain, it is only a matter of time before Coutinho's time at Anfield officially comes to ...

Sep 02 2017

Browns prepared for 'tough decisions' as roster cuts approach

NFL Network's Ian Rapoport and ESPN's Adam Schefter reported the Browns released Osweiler Friday afternoon. Cleveland drafted Notre Dame QB DeShone Kizer in the ...