Stories about Sport

May 08 2017

Simeone 'convinced' Atletico can pull off Real miracle

He was quoted by FourFourTwo, saying: "Did I expect to play more?" "It's a joy to watch". Although Tony Adams' side regrouped for the second half, the damage was al...

May 08 2017

Does Wizards' Kelly Oubre deserve suspension after Game 3 altercation?

Bradley Beal led the Wiz with 27 points, John Wall added 20p-16a, while both Marcin Gortat (16p-13r) and Otto Porter (16p-11r) finished with double doubles. The Celt...

May 08 2017

Shakespeare expects Schmeichel to stay despite Man United and Madrid talk

Well, a year ago to the day, Leicester City lifted the Premier League trophy after beating Everton 3-1 at the King Power Stadium . Victory over Watford hauled the ch...

May 08 2017

Game 4 Preview: Houston Rockets vs. Oklahoma City Thunder

This prompted a reporter to ask Steven Adams, who was often on the court without Westbrook, what happens when their All-Star point guard goes to the bench and if he think...

May 08 2017

Swansea boss Paul Clement does not want to waste Premier League lifeline

Swansea enter the final three matches of the Premier League season two points adrift of safety, with home games against Everton and West Brom and a trip to already re...

May 08 2017

Chris Sale will not be suspended for throwing behind Manny Machado

On Monday, Baltimore's Dylan Bundy hit Boston right fielder Mookie Betts near the hip with a pitch. Otherwise, MLB chief baseball officer Joe Torre mediates, often hand...

May 08 2017

Western Conference Semi-Finals Game 5: Edmonton Oilers @ Anaheim Ducks Game Preview

The Ducks will be looking for more out of Corey Perry , who, despite scoring the overtime victor a few days ago, has struggled to find the back of the net so far, and th...

May 08 2017

A look back at Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s rise to stardom

Colorful, candid and talented, Earnhardt has been plagued by concussions the last several years and he missed half of last season recovering from a head injury. Earnhardt...

May 08 2017

Can enigmatic Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. stun Canelo Alvarez?

With their score settled, Canelo Alvarez and Julio Cesar Chavez Jr . can go their separate ways, leaving behind a trail of overwhelming evidence that their paths never...

May 08 2017

Sharapova reaches quarterfinals after 2nd win since return

It's a drug used readily in parts of eastern Europe, but was added to the WTA's list of banned substances in 2015. The 23-year-old also took aim at the ATP, saying it h...

May 08 2017

Mud in your eye: Always Dreaming wins in slop

Co-favorite Always Dreaming , ridden by John Velazquez , won the 143rd Kentucky Derby at Louisville's Churchill Downs on Saturday. It is the second Derby win for both V...

May 08 2017

Maria Sharapova through face critic Eugenie Bouchard in Madrid

A sparse crowd turned out to see the five-times grand slam victor begin her second tournament after completing a 15-month suspension for testing positive for banned subst...

May 08 2017

Close your eyes and swing - Kompany plays down technique behind City strike

The battle to finish third is also significant as it means automatic qualification for the Champions League - City had to go through a qualifier earlier this season. Komp...

May 08 2017

Manchester United's Marcus Rashford is "not a natural goalscorer" - Pat Nevin

We played well, we were compact against a team who are hard to play against. Owen, who represented Man United between 2009 and 2012, has said that Ibrahimovic "will alw...

May 08 2017

National Hockey League roundup for May 7

It was Crosby's first time back on the ice since he suffered a concussion in Game 3 of Pittsburgh's playoff series against Washington. Ovechkin and fellow Russian Evgen...

May 08 2017

Jose Mourinho can't resist another dig despite United's loss to Arsenal

It's a big club. 'Arsenal is a big club. I'm not enjoying that. Aaron Ramsey was named man of the match after an all-action display and the Wales midfielder is enjoyi...

May 08 2017

Celta Vigo 0-1 Manchester United

Celta focused on Europe By contrast, Celta's mid-table position inLa Liga has allowed Eduardo Berizzo to rest his key players over recent weeks to concentrate exclusive...

May 08 2017

Manny Machado angers Fenway crowd with slow home run trot

Kennedy also said the next day the Red Sox banned a fan from Fenway for using a racial slur to another fan. He did not comment after the game. LHP David Price threw thr...

May 08 2017

Alvarez pummels Chavez in lopsided victory

LAS VEGAS (AP ) - Minutes after turning what was touted as a big fight into a glorified sparring session, Saul "Canelo" Alvarez invited his next opponent into the ring ....

May 08 2017

Transition-oriented Wizards getting physical in postseason

The incident took place in the second quarter with nearly nine minutes remaining. "We've just got to take each game one game at a time and come back for Game 4 Sund...