Stories about Sport

Oct 17 2017

Raiders to sign NaVorro Bowman

An AFC favorite at the start of the season, the Raiders are 2-4 after losing four straight and are in last place in the AFC West. Bowman was released on his request...

Oct 17 2017

Tiger Woods 'making progress' as he continues recovery

Woods, 41, has not played since withdrawing from a February tournament in Dubai. "Overall, I'm very optimistic how I'm progressing, " Woods said on September 27 before ...

Oct 17 2017

Draws the start Monday

This comes as a bit of a surprise after Wilson wasn't limited at all during practice this week, and it looks like he was set to make a return for tonight's game. To close...

Oct 17 2017

Joe Maddon rips home plate collision rule

Maddon, of course, will always be the skipper of the 2016 world champion Cubs, even if it seemed at times the Cubs might have pulled that off easier if he'd simply stayed...

Oct 17 2017

Melissa Etheridge busted for drugs during border check

Customs and Border Patrol. While marijuana is legal in California where the singer lives, it is not permitted in North Dakota. Rocker Melissa Etheridge was busted f...

Oct 17 2017

EPL On Citi: Chelsea fall to Crystal Palace, Man City thrash Stoke

Arsenal were surprisingly toppled too as Watford came from behind to snatch a 2-1 win with a 71st-minute penalty from Troy Deeney and a stoppage-time strike from Tom Cle...

Oct 17 2017

Red Sox interview Cora, ask to talk with Gardenhire

Hitting coach Kevin Long interviewed for the opening last week, per Newsday's Marc Carig, while Heyman reports that Houston Astros bench coach plans to interview Tu...

Oct 17 2017

Lisa Wilkinson leave Nine Network after 10 years

Nine said it will be going in "another direction" and will consider "options in the coming weeks and months". Today host Karl Stefanovic has spoken of co-host Lisa...

Oct 17 2017

LaMarcus Aldridge agrees to 3-year, $72M extension with Spurs, report says

The deal will keep Aldridge under contract until after the 2020-2021 season. As Woj notes, Aldridge can opt out of his contract following this season and become a fre...

Oct 17 2017

Rick Pitino officially fired by Louisville amid federal corruption probe

Four assistant college basketball coaches at other schools were among those arrested on federal corruption charges on September 26 after they were caught taking bribes ...

Oct 16 2017

Webb to be a victim of Wales' new selection policy

However, it was a complex policy that came with a number of caveats and failed to stem the flow of players to the Aviva Premiership and Top 14. Webb has signed to play ...

Oct 16 2017

Five-star U.S. enter quarter-final with Paraguay thrashing

We've known about Sargent's exploits at the youth level and head for goal; Carleton might be an even better prospect . United States of America coach John Hackw...

Oct 16 2017

Mauricio Pochettino: 'Harry Kane taking Real Madrid links in his stride'

Eriksen's goal against Bournemouth extended a superb start to the season for the midfielder, who now has four goals in his last five matches for club and country. Real Ma...

Oct 16 2017

Case Keenum not thinking about Sam Bradford, Teddy Bridgewater

Other structural damage was also discovered during the MRI. The Vikings would have to release a player to make room for him on the roster. He got off to a booming start...

Oct 16 2017

Bryan Robson hoping Manchester United take advantage of lax Liverpool defending

Jose Mourinho has described Liverpool's Anfield stadium as a "beautiful place" and insisted his Manchester United stars will relish playing in such an intense atmosp...

Oct 16 2017

Lionel Messi lifts struggling Argentina to World Cup with hat trick

Lionel Messi was the centre of attention this week after his hat-trick led Argentina to a 3-1 win against Ecuador to ensure their place at the 2018 World Cup in Russian F...

Oct 16 2017

Napoli owner Aurelio De Laurentiis wants top players rested against Manchester City

He said fans should come and watch two similarly attack-minded sides in action, but De Laurentiis told La Gazzetta dello Sport : "They are remarks which worry me". City ...

Oct 16 2017

My dream is to make 'Mahabharat' one day, says Aamir Khan

Advani graced the event with his daughter and her friends, where he was warmly greeted by the actor. As per some Bollywood birds, veteran BJP leader Advani was seen notic...

Oct 16 2017

NFL players continue national anthem protests

Trump has been a vocal opponent of players kneeling during the anthem, and he commented on the matter last month during a rally in Alabama: "Wouldn't you love to see one ...

Oct 16 2017

Leicester City v West Brom Preview

For Tony Pulis , however, the appointment was quite amusing, with a lot of English managers being overlooked by the Premier League clubs. It's been a hard season for...