Stories about Sport

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

Former Panama dictator Manuel Noriega dies at 83, president says

President Juan Carlos Varela announced Noriega's death on Twitter late on Monday, and said his passing closed a chapter in national history. The assassination of an A...

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...

May 31 2017

Tiger Woods DUI Shines a Light on Prescription Drug Dangers

Woods said on Monday an unexpected reaction to legal drugs led to his DUI arrest and that "alcohol was not involved". Moreover, officers made Woods take the field s...

May 31 2017

BottleRock Pulls Plug on Foo Fighters, Dave Grohl Don't Care

Although their set got cut short, the crowd seemed to have had an fantastic time. Despite the lack of power, though, Dave Grohl and co. kept rolling right along in lead...

May 31 2017

Brewers' Anderson no-hits Diamiondbacks through 7 innings

After Jake Lamb's homer gave Arizona a 1-0 lead, the Brewers responded with single runs in the seventh and eight. Anderson's bid at his first no-hitter ended at the sa...

May 31 2017

Harry Kane nets four as Spurs rout Foxes

Kane's haul took his tally of league goals for the season to 26, two clear of Everton's Romelu Lukaku with one game to play, while he became the first Spurs player si...

May 31 2017

Bangladesh deserve the respect they are getting: Tamim Iqbal

Asked into bat, India were in a spot of bother but riding on fifties from Shikhar Dhawan , Dinesh Karthik and Hardik Pandya , defending champions came out of troubl...