Stories about Sport

May 14 2017

Jake Marisnick Guns Down Jacoby Ellsbury at Home, Wins Game for Astros

He gave up eight hits overall with one walk and seven strikeouts. The loss snaps the Cardinals' six-game winning streak. The Cardinals fell to Chicago as the visitors ...

May 14 2017

Ducks eager for rematch with Rinne's Predators in West final

Nashville was the last team to get into the playoffs but with the way they're playing, you wouldn't think so. Ducks fans thrilled to have finally broken a playoff curse, ...

May 14 2017

Athletics-Kipchoge on pace for sub-two hour marathon

Kipchoge ran each mile at an average pace of around four minutes and 36 seconds. The Monza track was chosen for its wide, sweeping curves, lack of undulation and cool,...

May 14 2017

Relentless Nadal sets up Djokovic semi-final

Nadal won the encounter in the 2009 semi-finals, while Djokovic beat the Spaniard in the finals in 2011. "I'm aware that I'm not playing at my best, but I'm definitely ...

May 14 2017

Klopp: Henderson could play again this season

The Reds know two wins from their final two Premier League games would secure Champions League qualification for next season and Klopp is ready to turn Sturridge despit...

May 14 2017

Kelly Oubre: Hits by Kelly Olynyk ended with retaliation

Y'all already kicked him out of the game, so essentially he's getting a game and a half suspension for that? Game 5 is Wednesday night in Boston. Thanks to 34 points off ...

May 14 2017

Bradley scores 29, Celtics power past Wizards, 123-101

The Celtics went 16-for-33 from beyond the arc and became the sixth team in National Basketball Association history with at least 10 three pointers in six straight post...

May 14 2017

Ian Foster: All Blacks face stern challenge in RWC pool

The play-off place will be decided by a home-and-away tie between the third team in the Pacific Nations Cup and the second team (again, excluding Georgia ) in the Rugby ...

May 14 2017

Arsenal must maintain focus during final games, says Wenger

We have to focus on our games but to be honest with you I will be a big fan of West Ham tomorrow! The Gunners had not won on their previous six visits to the venue...

May 14 2017

Stanley, Oosthuizen share lead at Players Championship

Thunderstorms are possible for Saturday afternoon, which might be what it takes to at least soften the Players Stadium Course. J.B. Holmes, a former University of Kentu...

May 14 2017

Players Championship 2017: Sergio Garcia hits hole-in-one on 17th

It was nice that it spun back into the hole. "It kind of made quite a poor round into - not a great round but a decent round". Returning to competition four weeks after...

May 14 2017

Blue Jays' Jay Biagini goes five strong in a win over Seattle

Despite his command issues, Liriano was solid in April after a shaky first start of the season. He certainly had plenty of opportunities to change the course of the two...

May 14 2017

Transition-oriented Wizards getting physical in postseason

So when the Wizards jumped out to an 8-0 lead, it appeared as if that trend would hold true for a fourth straight game. Additionally, the Wizards outscored the Celtics in...

May 14 2017

Chelsea hopeful of sealing title at West Brom, feels Courtois

I wasn't calm, or tranquilo", Conte said at a news conference at Cobham Training Ground. At the start (he) didn't play a lot. "First of all I like to underline that t...

May 14 2017

Diamondbacks' Iannetta hit in face with pitch, walks off

He struck out 11 and walked one. His home run highlighted a seven-run third inning. His only other imperfection was a Jordy Mercer walk in the third. Greinke's ERA dr...

May 14 2017

Kawhi Leonard Will Play in Game 1 vs. Warriors Despite Ankle Injury

He started feeling sick prior to the series against the Spurs , which also explains why he struggled at the beginning of the series (combined for 33 points on 9-30 shoot...

May 14 2017

'Angry' Petr Cech hurting after Arsenal lose at Tottenham

Arsenal are next in action at home to Manchester United on Sunday. The loss now means that Arsenal can no longer finish above their noisy neighbours for the first tim...

May 14 2017

Pep hands Iheanacho 8 minutes in Man City goal feast

Guardiola's acknowledgement of Kompany's virtues perhaps marks a shift in his thinking as he has come to terms with the Premier League. But Guardiola warned: "It's a bi...

May 14 2017

Mark McCall hopes Saracens' experience will pay dividends against Clermont Auvergne

And despite Nick Abendanon's try making it a one-point game at 15-14, the Wolfpack kept on hammering away and Alex Goode's try meant Sarries could pop the champagne...

May 14 2017

B. Smith to Garrett: 'You need to be faster'

That's why you saw some backlash over the the hype from a guy like Sapp and maybe why Smith was willing to criticize Garrett while watching his game. Former All-Pro defen...