Stories about Sport

May 31 2017

Penguins Down Predators In Stanley Cup Final

Ellis scored a power-play goal through a Viktor Arvidsson screen midway through the second period , cutting the deficit to 3-1. In fact, Nashville became the first team ...

May 31 2017

French Open champion Muguruza drops 1st set

The win makes her the oldest woman to reach the third round at the French Open since Billie-Jean King in 1982. It was a slow start for the Spanish world number five, ...

May 31 2017

Mike Hussey calls an England-Australia final at Champions Trophy

There are some exciting X-factor players there and some serious pace bowlers. "If players [of other countries] don't do well in India and they go back, there is no real...

May 31 2017

Report details Texans WR Mumphery punishment at Michigan St

Mumphery has also been banned from campus and using all university facilities through the end of 2018. University police documents obtained by the Free Press show th...

May 31 2017

Wenger to extend contract

Despite the calls from Chelsea players and fans for a penalty, "The Ox" says he knew he had pulled out of the challenge early enough and did not get close to him. The s...

May 31 2017

Tiger Woods was asleep at the wheel, changed his story: police report

On Monday, Woods said in a statement that alcohol was not involved and that he had "an unexpected reaction to prescribed medications". Now he's sharing some advice and ...

May 31 2017

Makarova stuns top seed Kerber in French Open 1st round

Her team members were all on their feet, dressed in t-shirts that had the words "Courage". Even though she probably enjoyed the moment, Kvitova wasted little time on ...

May 31 2017

Kevin Love finds it 'funny' that Cavs are underdogs against Warriors

The Warriors have an average margin of victory in the postseason of 16.1 points, and have won by fewer than 10 points only once. The Cleveland Cavaliers swept the India...

May 31 2017

BBC report: Wenger has signed new deal

However, referee Anthony Taylor reversed the decision, ruling that Sanchez had not handed the ball in the build-up and that Aaron Ramsey , who was in an offside posi...

May 31 2017

Jim Schwartz: Derek Barnett "tough as can be"

I'm going to be really critical of myself today, and tomorrow I'll get out there and get better at that. Mills got most of his work in the slot a year ago when the team...

May 31 2017

Far from her best, Kvitova shows she still has it in Paris

Bellis, who is from California, is playing in her third Grand Slam tournament. Kerber, who replaced Williams atop the WTA rankings this month, was gone from Roland Gar...

May 31 2017

Catfish tosser says he was 'dumb redneck with a bad idea'

Pittsburgh often gets contributions offensively from all four of their lines while Nashville will probably have to rely more on their top two lines to generate goals. Th...

May 31 2017

Major League Baseball suspends Harper 4 games, Strickland 6

Strickland will be suspended for six games. In handing Strickland a six-game suspension for "intentionally hitting Harper with a pitch, inciting the bench-clearing inci...

May 31 2017

Kerber crashes out of French Open

Makarova even pointed out that she never before had played a singles match in the tournament's main stadium (she was the 2013 French Open women's doubles champion). Kvi...

May 31 2017

Cops: Racial slur sprayed on LeBron James' Los Angeles home

Los Angeles Police Department officials said the Cleveland Cavaliers star was not at the residence at the time of the incident. Police confirmed the incident, which is ...

May 31 2017

Back's Ray outduels Pirates' Nova for shutout

Ray pitched a four-hitter in his first career complete game and the Diamondbacks beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 3-0 on Tuesday night. In his 72nd start dating to 2014, R...

May 31 2017

Shot-shy Penguins survive rally to claim Stanley Cup opener

I don't think it's X's and O's. He's a competitive guy. Waddell was at his in-laws' new Pittsburgh for Memorial Day weekend and thought it would be fun to throw a cat...

May 31 2017

Tiger Woods arrested: Found slumped at wheel unable to touch own nose

Police described Woods as "co-operative as much as possible" but said he had trouble keeping his eyes open. The police report indicates that Woods has been on painkille...

May 31 2017

How to watch Cavaliers vs. Celtics

James scored 35 points, passed for eight assists and grabbed eight rebounds. Always aware, he walked back on defense after the historic shot with one finger held high in ...

May 31 2017

Arsenal confirms extension for Arsene Wenger

It will be relayed to directors at a board meeting on Tuesday. "Hopefully he will be here next season". "It's not about popularity, it's about competence". "This team has...