Stories about Sports

May 09 2017

Gausman, Jones Both Ejected, Red Sox top O's 4-2

Hennick, who is white, was at the game with his father-in-law, who is originally from Haiti, and his biracial son. After Hennick told him such language wasn't acceptabl...

May 09 2017

Lewis Hamilton vows to 'come back fighting' after finishing fourth in Sochi

Bottas, who made his F1 debut with Williams in 2013 and spent four seasons racing for the team, says that the long wait to become a victor after his "strange" deal to mov...

May 07 2017

Real Madrid, Barcelona win to stay locked at the top

The visit of fifth-placed Villarreal could well be the biggest test remaining for the Catalans, given that the visitors also need a win to ensure they finish in the top-s...

May 07 2017

Capitals replace Holtby in goal for 3rd period of Game 2

The Washington Capitals once again are coming up short in the Stanley Cup Playoffs. "Sometimes depending on the situations it's nearly the road team that dictates h...

May 07 2017

Digest: Penguins take 3-1 series lead on Capitals

Matt received a five-minute major and a game misconduct, yet claimed the hit was unintentional. Crosby, who hails from Cole Harbour, N.S., has missed 167 National Hoc...

May 06 2017

Mandatory challenger remarkably claims that Anthony Joshua got lucky against Wladimir Klitschko

Hearn and his promotion company Matchroom Boxing oversaw the biggest fight in British boxing history last weekend as Anthony Joshua got up off the canvas to register an 1...

May 06 2017

India rises to 100th spot in Federation Internationale de Football Association rankings in 21 years

India's rise in the rankings has been due to triumphs over Cambodia and Myanmar. Constantine congratulated his side on their achievement, but also cautioned them against ...

May 05 2017

Lauda lauds Bottas after first win

Red Bull's Daniel Ricciardo was the most notable retirement, parking his auto on lap 6 after the right-rear brakes caught fire. But the win by Bottas nearly wasn't, as ...

May 03 2017

Bills were smart to admit Sammy Watkins mistake

His appeal to clubs will likely have a lot to do with how his surgically-repaired foot holds up this year, as he has missed 11 games over his last last two campaigns beca...

May 03 2017

Anthony Joshua vs. Wladimir Klitschko

Aside from a harsh word for Klitschko , Fury called his potential fight with Joshua the "biggest fight in British boxing history". Anthony Joshua has beaten Wladim...

May 01 2017

Pep claims City struggled with Arsenal long balls

And in the 101st minute, key forward Alexis Sanchez stepped up to the plate and netted Arsenal's eventual victor, securing their third FA Cup final in the last four cam...

May 01 2017

Young cancer survivor gets his wish at NFL draft

Bowser, who recorded 8.5 sacks and 12 tackles for loss last season despite missing five games with injury, became the second John Tyler player drafted by the Ravens in ...

May 01 2017

Antonio Conte wants Chelsea's great season to become "fantastic"

Therefore the gap will be extended to seven points every time Chelsea win, with the only opportunity Spurs have to temporarily reduce it to one point being against West H...

Apr 30 2017

National Basketball Association roundup: Spurs, Raptors advance

In the two losses, those numbers plummeted to 17.5 points, 5.0 rebounds, 0.5 assists and 0.0 steals on 24.1 percent shooting. The Grizzlies got 26 points from Mike Conl...

Apr 30 2017

Next step for Predators: Getting beyond second round

Anaheim became the first team to advance to the conference semifinals. But they were already looking ahead to their next series. Keeping their players healthy and safe wa...

Apr 30 2017

Liverpool must believe they can claim top-four finish: Wijnaldum

Liverpool head in to the weekend action looking to bounce back from last weeks defeat to Crystal Palace but they can strengthen their grip on the top four with a win ove...

Apr 30 2017

Broncos' Elway hoping to buck trend with pick of Walker

In the second round, the Broncos selected DeMarcus Walker , a 6-foot-4, 280-pound pass rusher from Florida State, with the No. 51 overall pick. With the 82nd overall p...

Apr 30 2017

Andy Murray losses to Thiem in Barcelona Open semifinals

A day after needing a final-set tie-break to see off Albert Ramos-Vinolas in just shy of three hours, the Scot again endured another gruelling work-out. Nadal won his 10t...

Apr 30 2017

Longtime Saints guard Jahri Evans to sign with Packers

Former Green Bay Packers cornerback Sam Shields will pay a $500 fine after pleading no contest on Monday to a misdemeanor drug charge. "Quarterbacks are going to driv...

Apr 30 2017

Chevron rebounds to £2.4bn first quarter profit

The number of shares now held by investors is 1.89 Billion. The amounts included $939 million in first quarter 2017 and $791 million in the corresponding 2016 period for ...