Stories about Sport

May 19 2017

MLB investigates Blue Jays' Pillar over apparent slur

Replays appeared to show Pillar using the slur as he yelled toward the mound. Pillar will presumably be contrite about the incident on Thursday, and if he offers a spec...

May 19 2017

Harden, James top All-NBA team; George, Hayward shut out

It's Wall's first All-NBA honor. All those awards will be announced in NY on 26 June. Other NBA awards, including Most Valuable Player and Coach of the Year , will...

May 18 2017

Watch New York Yankees Retire Derek Jeter's Number

In fact, the only game that Jeter ever played in which the Yankees were mathematically out of playoff contention was his final home game in 2014, showing just how much Je...

May 18 2017

Mourinho hopeful De Gea will stay at United

Southampton and Manchester United have played out a 0-0 draw in their Premier League clash on Thursday night at St Mary's . United host Crystal Palace in their fina...

May 18 2017

Zaba proud of City

The Argentina right-back, 32, is leaving City after nine years at the club and has had offers from clubs in England, Spain and Italy. Zabaleta joined City the day befo...

May 18 2017

Pochettino pledges his future to Tottenham

Lamela, who has not played since Oct 25, is expected to be back for the start of next season and the club said in a statement that the latest procedure will not affect hi...

May 18 2017

FA to bring in retrospective diving bans

Each member of the committee will then submit their decision of whether or not the penalty, red card, or dismissal was the result of embellishment on the other player's p...

May 18 2017

Chelsea crowned Premier League champions with 1-0 win at West Brom

Two years after Mourinho led Chelsea to the title, Conte has stitched the London club back together after dressing-room unity unravelled under Mourinho during a horre...

May 18 2017

Pochettino staying at Spurs, no buyout clause in contract

But he knows when it comes to the transfer marker, the north London club will always be blown out of the water. Harry Kane and Hugo Lloris, who both take home in the re...

May 18 2017

New horses among Preakness challenges facing Always Dreaming

At the Derby, Todd Pletcher , trainer of Always Dreaming , conceded that "the start of the race compromised a number of horses". The latest blow came Sunday when Roya...

May 18 2017

Romero at the ready in Man United stalemate

United, whose best known players include Paul Pogba and Wayne Rooney, said it expected to report full-year revenues of between £560 and £570 million, better than its pr...

May 18 2017

Paul Merson states his prediction for Southampton v Man United

Jose Mourinho will unapologetically seek to preserve the freshness of his Manchester United players over their final three Premier League games, he said after they reache...

May 18 2017

West Ham ace Lanzini hails 'amazing' win

Tottenham, who finished third behind champions Leicester City and Arsenal last season, may yet have to watch Chelsea reach the 87 points they now... The Argentine went ...

May 18 2017

Alli to enjoy the 'journey' - even if he has to leave

Deposed champions Leicester are Tottenham's next opponents at the King Power Stadium on Thursday, but Kane's thoughts are already turning to next term. "We're a family ...

May 18 2017

Spurs hammer Rockets to reach conference finals

Harden did get a standing ovation after fouling out from the Rockets fans that did remain in the building when the game was winding down. The Spurs meet the Warrio...

May 18 2017

Would Arsene Wenger leave if Arsenal finish fourth in Premier League?

Arsenal still need either Manchester City or Liverpool to falter on the final day if they are to qualify for next season's Champions League but thanks to Sanchez they ha...

May 18 2017

Isco's away goal hands CL final berth to Real Madrid

I think Jose Mourinho is still searching for his first XI, he's still not sure of a few players. "It is a club that also gave me everything", said Zidane. Real Madrid st...

May 18 2017

Mourinho blasts final fixture date

We've all been moaning about the fact we're not getting anywhere near the Champions League or we're not getting anyone winning the Europa League. Romero was busy early ...

May 18 2017

Kevin Durant sizzles with 38, Warriors up 3-0 over Jazz

The Golden State Warriors and Utah Jazz Game 4 kicks off at 10:30 p.m. When he saw shots were not falling for his team-mates, Kevin Durant went to work reviving the ...

May 18 2017

NHL Playoffs: Anaheim Ducks Exciting Comeback Victory

Although this conference final matches two Sun Belt clubs 2,000 miles apart, they have a feisty history. But it wasnt the first time that Poile has taken a chance at ...