Stories about Sport

Apr 19 2017

Quinnipiac chosen to host 2019 NCAA Women's Frozen Four

The Frozen Four will return to Buffalo in 2019, and the NCAA basketball tournament is coming back in 2022. All four arenas are neutral sites with AHL-sized buildings that...

Apr 19 2017

Benintendi leads Red Sox over Rays 4-3 on Patriots' Day

The shorthanded bullpen has come together around new set-up man Matt Barnes , quietly effective lefty Robby Scott and overpowering closer Craig Kimbrel , who recorded a s...

Apr 19 2017

Blue Jackets' Calvert to face hearing for hit on Kuhnhackl

After a tying goal by Jake Guentzel , Cam scored again and Zach Werenski added a power play goal (yes, a power play goal) to give Columbus a 3-1 lead. Guentzel played th...

Apr 19 2017

Charles Barkley Was "Uncomfortable" Seeing Isaiah Thomas Cry

Playing a day after 22-year-old sister Chyna Thomas was killed in a auto accident in their home state of Washington, Thomas led the top-seeded Celtics with 33 points. "...

Apr 19 2017

Jose Mourinho: I considered replacing Luke Shaw at half time

Romero made a fine block to prevent Victor Anichebe equalising but matters went from bad to worse for Sunderland two minutes before the interval, with Larsson shown a s...

Apr 19 2017

Atlanta Braves begin new ballpark chapter at SunTrust Park

As a consolation, Alldrink did offer some faint praise to the Braves' new headquarters: "I like it better than Turner Field". The 43-year-old, baseball's oldest activ...

Apr 19 2017

Man United defeat 10-man Sunderland 3-0 in EPL

Demarai Gray released Islam Slimani to level in the fourth minute and six minutes later Marc Albrighton's free-kick from wide on the left embarrassed Joel Robles to put L...

Apr 19 2017

Griezmann goal prevents Real Madrid derby victory

In Gameiro's absence, Simeone is likely to stick with the strike partnership of Antoine Griezmann and Fernando Torres, with Yannick Carrasco and Koke providing the suppor...

Apr 19 2017

Furious Ancelotti wants VARs after Bayern's controversial Champions League exit

Robben was caught as Casemiro came across to make a challenge inside the area, and Hungarian referee Viktor Kassai pointed to the spot despite Real protests of a dive. Ba...

Apr 19 2017

Maple Leafs blow lead, draw Capitals in first round

Moreover, the Capitals won each of their three games against Boston this season. You knew it wasn't going to be easy, right? Matthews became the first player in histo...

Apr 19 2017

Durant shines in Golden State playoff debut in Game 1 win

The Trail Blazers should be happy that Damian Lillard managed to win his matchup tonight against Steph Curry. "It was good back-and-forth, it makes the game a lot more...

Apr 19 2017

Ronaldo double secures Real comeback win over Bayern

Real took control after Martinez's dismissal and could have extended their lead when captain Sergio Ramos headed into the net in stoppage time, only for the effort to be ...

Apr 18 2017

Marcos Alonso says Chelsea 'have seven finals left' to clinch the title

Gary Neville believes Mauricio Pochettino, not Antonio Conte, deserves to be named Premier League Manager of the Season. "I'm happy for him but I'm happy for the team". C...

Apr 18 2017

Clippers-Jazz playoff series is matchup of different styles

The Rockets will have the home-court advantage over the Oklahoma City Thunder (46-34) in the first round of the playoffs. Neither is the momentum they're riding. "It ...

Apr 18 2017

Harden has 37 points, Rockets rout Thunder, Westbrook 118-87

Quotes of the night " As a point guard I have to try to find ways to split the defense. Just a typical play for the heart and soul of this team. The Rockets' offense has ...

Apr 18 2017

LeBron, Cavs escape with 109-108 win over Pacers in Game 1

The Cleveland Cavaliers and Indiana Pacers got the 2017 NBA Playoffs off to a thrilling start in game that went down to the wire, with the Cavaliers narrowly escaping w...

Apr 18 2017

Lance Stroll hotfoots it to the end of F1 practice

Carlos Sainz has been handed a three-place grid penalty for the Russian GP after being found at fault for crashing with Williams' Lance Stroll in Bahrain. A similar incid...

Apr 18 2017

RA Dickey shines as Atlanta Braves defeat San Diego, 4-2

Atlanta Braves' Ender Inciarte , right, gestures as he crosses home plate in front of San Diego Padres catcher Austin Hedges , left, after hitting a two-run home run in ...

Apr 18 2017

Lewis Hamilton coasts to fifth title at Chinese Grand Prix

With conditions being far from easy with a wet track, Hamilton who got pole, led from the front ahead of Vettel, but a crash soon changed everything, as the safety auto c...

Apr 18 2017

Tottenham keep up Chelsea chase with 4-0 rout of Bournemouth

Antonio Conte's side visit Manchester United on Sunday. "We learnt a lot from last season". The Spurs manager felt that it was everybody else, too - including opponents...