Stories about Sports

Jun 05 2017

New video captures Tiger Woods struggling with breathalyser test in jail

The incident occurred after Woods reportedly suffered adverse effects from a "mix of medication", though it's unclear what he took before getting behind the wheel. On Wed...

Jun 05 2017

Cristiano Ronaldo feels youthful after latest Champions League triumph

His first goal at the Principality Stadium to put Real ahead in the 20th minute against Juventus illustrated how Ronaldo, lacking the explosive pace he once had, has ke...

Jun 04 2017

'Ronaldo Final' will go down as one of Champions League greats

However, Madrid put on an incredible display of dominance in the second half, scoring three times to leave Cardiff with the Champions League trophy, becoming the firs...

Jun 04 2017

LeBron's L.A. home vandalized with racial slur

Until the ugly incident that occurred at James' L.A. home, these Finals figured to be about James' legacy at a time when it has been popular to debate whether he or Jor...

Jun 04 2017

Wrong number text leads couple to free Stanley Cup tickets

He was centering a line with Conor Sheary and Scott Wilson in practice Friday. The Penguins went 0 of 3 on the power play and now are 1 of 13 in this series . Zolnierc...

Jun 04 2017

Former Royals pitcher Volquez throws no-hitter

Henderson Alvarez was the last Marlins pitcher to throw a no-hitter, when Miami defeated the Detroit Tigers 1-0 on September 29, 2013. Volquez dedicated Saturday's...

Jun 04 2017

Phil Mickelson will reportedly miss US Open to attend daughter's graduation

Mickelson missed the cut at Oakmont a year ago and has six career runner-up finishes at the U.S. Open, the only major he has not won. "And I always think about that a...

Jun 03 2017

Harper, Strickland trade punches, Nationals beat Giants 3-0

The outfielder waved his bat at Strickland, strode towards the mound and threw his helmet at his opponent. Punches were thrown by both players and Strickland appeared t...

Jun 03 2017

Warriors warn Cavs: The best is yet to come

But after winning the first two games a year ago before blowing the 3-1 lead, the Warriors aren't about to get ahead of themselves even if Cavs coach Tyronn Lue called th...

Jun 02 2017

Racial slur sprayed on LeBron James' Los Angeles home

So that helps me out a lot. Time helps a lot. It will pass. That's fine. "I wouldn't be able to go anywhere where blacks weren't allowed back in those days because of guy...

Jun 02 2017

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

Police said the n-word had been spray-painted across the front gate of a home James owns in Los Angeles . At his news conference at Oracle Arena, where his Cleveland ...

Jun 01 2017

Man accused of tossing beer at playoff game pleads guilty

Rene Rivera and Michael Conforto each hit an RBI double during a three-run fifth against starter Matt Garza (2-2). He's a good hitter, (that's) the bottom line. Billy Ham...

Jun 01 2017

Rays promote 2 pitchers, send 1 down, put Bourjos on DL

Hoying's liner off the top of the wall in right came with the bases loaded and one out in a four-run eighth against Chase Whitley (1-1), breaking a 5-5 tie. The right-h...

Jun 01 2017

French Open favourite Nadal knows he may pay for resurgence

On a more serious note, Djokovic said he was pleased with his form after coming through some hard times since completing a career Grand Slam at Roland Garros previous y...

May 31 2017

Arsene Wenger Reportedly Agrees To 2-Year Contract Extension

The 67-year-old has been in charge of the London club for 21 years and his contract expires next month. The saga is now approaching a conclusion, with Arsenal's fin...

May 31 2017

Angles' Trout out indefinitely with thumb injury

Josh Rutledge came off the bench to replace Pedroia at second base. "It's something, you know, news no player wants to hear". There was no indication Duffy was injure...

May 31 2017

No. 7 seed Konta out in French Open's 1st round

British number one Johanna Konta suffered a shock defeat by world number 109 Hsieh Su-wei in the first round of the French Open . The gulf in class showed in the ear...

May 30 2017

Ray hurls 7 innings, D-backs blanks Brewers 4-0

He was cruising through five innings, and working efficiently enough too, but he suddenly seemed to lose the strikezone severely in the sixth inning. In his latest effo...

May 30 2017

Upset! Kerber 1st French Open top seed to lose in 1st round

Kerber is not performing to the standards usually associated with the highest ranked player in the game after she won her first two Grand Slam titles at the Australian...

May 29 2017

James surpasses Jordan as playoffs scoring leader

But it all evaporated. As pundits parsed the stats showing Jordan achieved his 5,987 playoff points in 179 post-season games while James reached 5,995 in his 212th ...