Stories about Sport

May 21 2017

Chelsea's competitive fire has only just been lit, says Antonio Conte

His team will become the first of the Premier League era to claim 30 wins from their 38 fixtures if they beat bottom-placed Sunderland on Sunday but, while Conte has publ...

May 21 2017

Antonio Conte grateful Chelsea players embraced his methods

So he'll be off, and good for him! However, as if all the records, trophies and memories weren't enough, this just tops the lot as Triple H has gotten in on the act and...

May 21 2017

Camp Nou hurrah not goodbye for Luis Enrique

Barcelona coach Luis Enrique is set to bid an emotional farewell to the Nou Camp, even if victory over Eibar proves insufficient to deny Real Madrid a first LaLiga ti...

May 21 2017

Bowyer, Blaney, Suarez, Elliott make Monster Energy All-Star Race

However, some drama happened late as Trevor Bayne got loose and almost crashed while passing Danica Patrick off of turn 4. The 21 auto led all 20 laps despite a late char...

May 21 2017

Jays outfielder Kevin Pillar suspended two games for yelling homophobic slur

In 2012, the Blue Jays gave shortstop Yunel Escobar a three-game suspension after he played a game with an anti-gay slur written in Spanish on his eye-black stickers....

May 21 2017

Spanish Grand Prix Bottas surprised by engine failure

Daniel Ricciardo was the one who took the final podium spot, in what was the Red Bull driver's first top-three finish of the season. Hamilton then pitted six laps lat...

May 21 2017

Cavs Set Playoff Record With 41-Point Lead Against Celtics

Brian McKeon. "In order to avoid more significant long-term damage to his hip, we could no longer allow him to continue". The Celtics said Thomas did not accompany th...

May 21 2017

Arsenal boss Wenger ACCEPTS backroom changes needed

That is despite the fact Wenger insists the club are no longer in need of the financial benefits that come with being in the competition. For the first time since 2006,...

May 21 2017

Isaiah Thomas ruled out for remainder of 2017 playoffs

Thomas re-aggravated what team physician Dr. Brian McKeon today termed "a right femoral-acetabular impingement with labral tear" in the guard's right hip. Thomas averaged...

May 21 2017

'Ajax should not be here' - Mourinho stokes fire before final

Under Mourinho, United have signed the world's most expensive player, signed the Bundesliga player of the season, gone 25 games unbeaten, and still managed to finish lowe...

May 21 2017

Mahrez's Champions League ambitions no problem for

I have to take some responsibility but at 3-1 we looked a forlorn side in the second half. Bournemouth are already in the top 10 and, if they can become a little bit me...

May 21 2017

Celtics say Isaiah Thomas is out for the rest of the postseason

Thomas re-aggravated what team physician Dr. Brian McKeon today termed "a right femoral-acetabular impingement with labral tear" in the guard's right hip. He shot just 28...

May 21 2017

Why Arsenal could play Liverpool for final Champions League spot

Arsenal saw out victory with little trouble to complete a first league win at Southampton since their famous "Invincibles" season of 2003-04. Requiring Sanchez to put ...

May 21 2017

Man City on brink of Champions League spot after beating West Brom

Guardiola said for the time being, however, he was fully focused on ensuring City won both their remaining games, including Sunday's trip to Watford, to finish as high ...

May 21 2017

Mourinho: Inexperienced Manchester United line-up not ideal for Palace match

UEFA Europa League finalists Ajax and Manchester United will carry out media activities at the Friends Arena on Tuesday 23 May for accredited personnel only. The Eagles...

May 21 2017

City eye top four boost to mark Zabaleta farewell

Toure's long-time City teammate Pablo Zabaleta, on the other hand, is in no rush to decide on his next move despite being out of contract the end of the season. "You neve...

May 21 2017

Celtics' Thomas out for rest of playoffs with hip injury

Thomas did not return after the first half of Friday's loss to the Cavaliers. He missed all six of his field goal attempts and scored just two points in 18 minutes of a 1...

May 21 2017

Cloud Computing Pulls Upset Win At Preakness, Ending Triple Crown Hopes

Kentucky Derby Winner Always Dreaming faded, and finished eighth, eliminating any chance of a Triple Crown winner for 2017. Cloud Computing covered the 1 3/16 miles o...

May 21 2017

Brewers, Cubs rained out at Wrigley Field, makeup on July 6

The Cubs took a 3-2 lead to the fifth. With a runner on second and two outs, he walked Bandy and Broxton to load the bases. Milwaukee added to the lead in the sixth t...

May 21 2017

Mourinho Press Conference Previewing Crystal Palace, Europa League Final vs Ajax

Jose Mourinho's hopes of earning a lucrative contract extension at Manchester United hinges on the outcome of Wednesday's Europa League final, according to the Sunday ...