Stories about Sport

Oct 11 2017

Browns Name Kevin Hogan Starting Quarterback

He began last season on the Browns practice squad and was elevated to the 53-man roster last October 11 - exactly one year before he won the starting job this season. Aga...

Oct 11 2017

Cleveland Indians slugger Edwin Encarnacion could play in Game 5 of ALDS

Kluber offered up a rare poor outing, but Cleveland's offense rescued him in a 9-8, 13-inning win Friday to take a 2-0 series lead. Jason Kipnis has struggled mightil...

Oct 11 2017

UEFA Nations League is announced

League B contains the likes of 2018 World Cup hosts Russian Federation and Sweden , Denmark, Ireland and Northern Ireland; all of whom are in the playoffs for the W...

Oct 11 2017

Barca Bullshit Weekly: Coutinho to Leave in January

The Catalans were eventually forced to abandon the pursuit on deadline day after Liverpool asked them to pay €200m (£179.3m, $236.8m) to complete the deal. However, the...

Oct 11 2017

When is the 2018 FIFA World Cup Draw?

An unenviable tight and dramatic South American qualifying campaign drew to a close as Argentina pulled qualification out of the fire with a 3-1 win in their final ga...

Oct 11 2017

Common Says Jerry Jones Has Slave Owner Mentality

Jerry Jones is taking a hard line on protests during the national anthem. Or, have his words been misinterpreted? In the past two games, the Cowboys have stood on th...

Oct 11 2017

Conor McGregor: UFC star in talks with WWE over stunning WrestleMania appearance

The chances of Conor McGregor eventually working with WWE appear to be growing, that is, if you believe a recent report by the Sun Sport out of the United Kingdom. I'd ...

Oct 11 2017

Porsche Passport subscription service to be trialled in the USA

For US$3,000 a month, drivers get access to 22 different Porsche models. Porsche is the latest-and perhaps the greatest-to envision this alternative to traditional au...

Oct 11 2017

Moving wildfires ravage Northern California's wine country

The reports have come via calls to a hotline the county set up for the missing, according to Scott Alonso, communications director for Sonoma County. "The night before ...

Oct 11 2017

Chicago Cubs win an emotional pitcher's duel in Game 3

Once they found a way to manage a hit, though, a critical Game 3 victory in the National League Division Series ending up taking care of itself. The Cubs managed to...

Oct 11 2017

Inaugural T20 Global League postponed until next year

Tony Irish, chief executive of the South African Cricketers' Association, said the postponement would have "a very significant impact" on 144 local and overseas players w...

Oct 11 2017

Ex-Rockets coach Kevin McHale: James Harden is 'not a leader'

On every team, you have to have somebody that when they say something, people listen. I think Chris Paul is going to help him just kind of get back into just being able...

Oct 11 2017

8 important Yankees things fans need to know heading into Game 5

Girardi isn't concerned about losing the clubhouse ahead of Game 3. The culprit: Indians superstar shortstop Francisco Lindor . " I screwed up ", he said . "I don't ...

Oct 11 2017

Joe Namath responds to Mike Ditka: 'Look up the meaning of oppression'

Namath's reference to oppression is a response to Mike Ditka's assessment that there hasn't been oppression in this country "in the last 100 years". "So I would say adi...

Oct 11 2017

Martin O'Neill: we'll fear our opponents, then go and beat them

Although that could change when the final round of group games conclude tonight. Both Portugal and Switzerland can still win the group, so it all comes down to the la...

Oct 11 2017

Giants' Beckham out for the season: coach

Beckham was carted off the field Sunday after suffering the injury with about four minutes remaining in the loss. Brandon Marshall and Sterling Shepard injured the...

Oct 11 2017

John Barnes says Man U will fall against Liverpool on Saturday

Jurgen Klopp signed Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain from Arsenal , but the player is yet to impress his new club's fans, players, and the manager. Klopp, who joined Liverp...

Oct 11 2017

New York Mets to Purchase AAA Syracuse Chiefs

Both the Governor's office and New York Senator Chuck Schumer confirmed on Thursday that the Mets meant to buy the Chiefs. Starting in 2019, Mets' farmhands will no lon...

Oct 11 2017

Tom Brady missing from Patriots practice

Given those reports, there is no doubt Brady will play Sunday against the Jets. Guregian describes the injury as a "left shoulder irritation". His injury will not affec...

Oct 11 2017

Netherlands eliminated from World Cup contention despite win

Netherlands will be absent from the 2018 World Cup after failing to overcome a massive goal difference against Sweden . Robben was the best player on the pitch agains...