Stories about Sport

May 01 2018

Mark Thompson charged with drug trafficking

Police allege his DNA was on a package that included ice, amphetamines and an LSD tablet. He played 202 games for the Bombers and coached Geelong for 260 games. Behind Mr...

May 01 2018

Fighter Jets to Fly Over Winnipeg Jets Street Party

The Jets thought they took the lead with 6:14 left in the second period only to have the apparent goal by Andrew Copp immediately waved off. Rinne made the stop on Byflug...

May 01 2018

Cleveland Browns: How many picks do they have in 2019?

Over his four-year career, the Grenada, Mississippi, native registered 21.5 sacks. Tim Crouch (1999), Branden Weeden (2012) and Johnny Manziel (2014) were all drafted i...

May 01 2018

Imran Khan unveils 11-point agenda to create 'Naya Pakistan'

Khan's party managed the impressive show as its supporters travelled to the city from across the country. Notwithstanding the two power shows, the old political map is ...

May 01 2018

Terry Rozier trolls Eric Bledsoe with simple but flawless gesture

It's been almost 18 years since former New England Patriots quarterback Drew Bledsoe was a key figure in the local sports scene, but over the past two weeks, Bledsoe ga...

May 01 2018

Darnold lands with Jets after Mayfield goes first to Browns

USC quarterback Sam Darnold was selected third overall by the New York Jets , giving the Trojans their 81st first-round draft pick in school history (by far tops in t...

May 01 2018

Lamoriello stays on as Leafs' Senior Adviser; search begins for new GM

Lamoriello and Shanahan are expected to provide more details on a conference call this afternoon. With the possible departure of centres Tyler Bozak , Tomas Plekanec ...

May 01 2018

Mourinho admits Lukaku could miss Man United's FA Cup final against Chelsea

With Champions League qualification assured and a second-placed finish as good as, United's remaining focus is the FA Cup final on 19 May, with 27-goal Lukaku's pot...

May 01 2018

Newcastle's Slimani hit with violent conduct rap

The forward is on loan from Leicester City for the remainder of the season but is now set to miss the remaining three games, having been charged after allegedly kicking o...

May 01 2018

Thank you for your service: Officer makes teary-eyed final radio call

His fellow officers responded with a barrage of congratulatory messages. After he signed off, you can here on the radio multiple people congratulate him, telling him, "...

May 01 2018

UFC Won't Punish McGregor Until Process Plays Out

The fight between Conor McGregor and Habib Nurmagomedov will take place in Russian Federation. The 29-year-old McGregor was arrested on April 5 and charged with three c...

May 01 2018

Romeo Langford chooses Indiana

Langford, the No. 6-ranked player in the Class of 2018 and the highest-ranked uncommitted player heading into the day, changes the direction of Indiana's program. Tindley...

May 01 2018

Toronto Raptors vs. Cleveland Cavaliers - 5/1/18 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction

This year is the Raptors' best chance to knock off Cleveland , but they did not play particularly well down the stretch of the regular season and they showed some vuln...

May 01 2018

Stephen Curry could return for Warriors in Game 2

It's unclear if the Golden State Warriors coaching staff will impose a minutes restriction on Steph Curry as he returns to action against the New Orleans Pelicans Tue...

May 01 2018

Buffalo Bills select Stanford defensive lineman Harrison Phillips with No. 96 pick

Earlier the same day, offensive tweets containing racial slurs written by Allen in 2012 and 2013 were brought into the spotlight. He has repeatedly apologized for the...

Apr 30 2018

Did Trump put North America's 2026 World Cup bid in jeopardy?

Samoura was reported to the ethics committee regarding an alleged undeclared family link between the former United Nations official - whose full name is Fatma Samba Diouf...

Apr 30 2018

Vikings pick up fifth-year option on cornerback Trae Waynes

On Monday, they made a decision to exercise his option, keeping him on board through 2019 where he will earn a base salary of $9 million. He has appeared in 46 out of a p...

Apr 30 2018

Browns draft Mayfield with No. 1 overall pick

That made sense too. Louisiana-Lafayette has its second player off the board at the 2018 NFL Draft with cornerback Simeon Thomas going in the sixth round to the Cleve...

Apr 30 2018

Gary Sanchez's Homer Gives Yankees a 9th Straight Win

He has allowed just one earned run in three starts since returning from a right hip injury. He walked one and struck out four. The Angels jumped in on the scoring in th...

Apr 30 2018

Mayfield confident of smooth transition to NFL

Jackson anointed Tyrod Taylor his starter as the Browns want to bring Mayfield along slowly. According to Mary Kay Cabot of Cleveland.com , head coach Hue Jackson stat...