Stories about Sport

Jan 02 2018

Murray pulls out of Brisbane International

Murray had been due to face Ryan Harrison in the second round in Brisbane , but instead his withdrawal leaves his readiness to play at the opening major of the year lo...

Jan 02 2018

Leicester City's Ndidi relieved to start 2018 on a winning note

Leicester struggled over the festive period and went into 2018 on the back of successive league defeats, but Mahrez and Slimani scored excellent goals early in the secon...

Jan 02 2018

Liverpool star Philippe Coutinho will NOT join Barcelona this month - Tony Cottee

However, speaking after Liverpool's 2-1 win at Burnley on New Year's Day, a dismissive Klopp said: "I heard about it". That ad has since been removed from all versi...

Jan 02 2018

Alabama's defense dominates Clemson in CFP semi

Oddsmakers will peg Alabama as the favorite against Georgia in the College Football Playoff National Championship , now that those teams have locked in berths. Except to...

Jan 02 2018

James Harden leaves game vs. Lakers late with possible hamstring injury

Paul George scored 25 points and Carmelo Anthony had 21 for Oklahoma City, combining to go 8 of 14 from 3-point range. The comeback did not begin immediately, with the La...

Jan 02 2018

Pogba: Manchester United woke up at Everton

Mourinho has also lost his full-back Ashley Young for three games after the 32-year-old accepted a charge of violent conduct from the Football Association after appear...

Jan 02 2018

Jesus relieved to avoid surgery on 'not very bad' MCL injury

As the clock ticked on, Pep Guardiola's side continued to turn the screw, with the Palace shot stopper forced into two smart saves courtesy of an Aguero header and a ve...

Jan 02 2018

Huskies' Borgen, alumni Roe make Olympic hockey team

Gionta is the only Olympian on the 23-player roster, but not the only National Hockey League vet. James Wisniewski and Jim Slater both have over 500 National Hockey Leagu...

Jan 02 2018

Buffalo Bills fans waited 17 years for this moment

He played the rest of the way and completed 29 of 41 passes for 265 yards. Landry was cited for disrespecting an official, and Drake for throwing his helmet 20 yards in a...

Jan 02 2018

Les Miles breaks down Citrus Bowl, makes pick between LSU-Notre Dame

Derrius Guice , who was the Citrus Bowl MVP in LSU's win previous year, scored two touchdowns but couldn't lead his team to another victory. The Fighting Irish flew t...

Jan 02 2018

Alan Shearer and Mick Quinn react to Newcastle win on Twitter

These are the travelling Stoke fans who had seen their team surrender at Manchester City and Tottenham Hotspur, and those who did hang around witnessed Willian, from the ...

Jan 01 2018

Dom Capers Reportedly Fired as Packers DC After 9 Seasons with Team

A source said Capers was let go Sunday night after the Packers' season-ending 35-11 loss at Detroit. His teams in 2009 and 2010 ranked in the top 10 in both yards and poi...

Jan 01 2018

Return date finally announced for Cavaliers All-Star Isaiah Thomas

With Thomas back, all eyes are on Derrick Rose and Iman Shumpert's returns now. The Trail Blazers would qualify as a less meaningful opponent. This will be the first ga...

Jan 01 2018

MI takes on SC in Outback Bowl, game seen on ESPN2

SC takes on MI in the Outback Bowl at Raymond James Stadium today at noon. The Gamecocks are 3-1 in the Outback Bowl with back-to-back wins over Ohio State in 2001 ...

Jan 01 2018

Matt Patricia a leading candidate for Giants head coaching job?

The New York Giants fired Ben McAdoo after a 13-16 record in almost two seasons with the team. The Giants were 3-13 this season and will pick second overall in the 20...

Jan 01 2018

Arizona Cardinals' Head Coach Bruce Arians Officially Retires

Minutes after collecting his 50 win as the Cardinals' head coach - the most of any coach in franchise history - Bruce Arians reflected on a team that improbably finished....

Jan 01 2018

Klavan scores 94th minute victor for Liverpool

Johann Berg Gudmundsson scored an 87th-minute equalizer for Burnley , which lost at home for the second straight time after a 3-0 defeat to Tottenham last week. That mom...

Jan 01 2018

Bears fire head coach John Fox

All told, the Bears went 14-34 during Fox's three years at the helm. Over his first two head-coaching stops, with Carolina and the Broncos, Fox's teams showed a big bou...

Jan 01 2018

West Brom vs Arsenal, Premier League

His place was taken by Nigeria worldwide Alex Iwobi. After a quiet start to the second half, the Gunners almost broke the deadlock in the 60th minute but Ben Foster pro...

Jan 01 2018

Rain washes out 2nd T20I between New Zealand and West Indies

But with two balls left in the powerplay Munro (66) took on long on off the bowling of Kesrick Williams and was caught in the deep, his innings included 11 fours and thre...