Stories about Sport

Sep 13 2017

Major League Baseball schedule released: Opening day is March 29 for earliest start ever

Only time will tell if these changes become permanent fixtures on the Major League Baseball schedule, but getting the Opening Day confusion cleared up should be a huge ...

Sep 13 2017

Neymar pulls the strings as Mbappe also scores for PSG

In last season's Champions League , Barcelona pulled off one of the most fantastic comebacks against PSG when they overturned a 4-0 deficit to progress to the quarterf...

Sep 13 2017

Jim Henderson Commentary: Saints fall to Vikings in season opener

I think [Monday] was really the first time it translated onto the field. "Nothing more . I'm passionate but respect my coach at the same time ". The thing I appreciat...

Sep 13 2017

Zidane told me apart from Messi, I'm the best left footer - Asensio

While he had always been regarded as one of Spanish football's most talented young stars, the extent of the impact he has gone on to make in such a short space of time ...

Sep 13 2017

ESPN distances itself from Jemele Hill's comments calling Trump a 'white supremacist'

ESPN responded to Hill's Twitter tirade, saying "The comments on Twitter Jemele Hill regarding the president do not represent the position of ESPN". Some felt the puni...

Sep 13 2017

Diego Costa Wrap Up Deal — Atletico Madrid

That would be the most expensive transfer in Atletico Madrid history. Los Colchoneros distanced themselves from the row between the player and the west London club,...

Sep 13 2017

Why There's Much More To Come From Paul Pogba At Manchester United

Granted, the France global did not quite set the world alight in his first season back at Old Trafford - although he was still mostly excellent and nowhere near as bad as...

Sep 13 2017

NASCAR breaking: Danica Patrick out at Stewart-Haas Racing after 2017

Earlier this year she told NASCAR.com she did not know how much longer she wanted to race in the series. Smithfield Foods is moving its primary sponsorship from Richard...

Sep 13 2017

Anthony Joshua : Hardened boxer ready for Pulev challenge

He added: "Anthony's strengths - his speed, his power, his youth, his athleticism, I think they are all there to see". "You have to knock someone out". Punch flawless, th...

Sep 13 2017

"Fatter than normal" Alexis Sanchez doubtful for Arsenal's game against Bournemouth

Arsenal's Alexis Sanchez was hoping to secure a deadline day move to Manchester City , but it did not pan out in the end as the Gunners failed to sign a replacement i...

Sep 13 2017

New 276bhp Renault Megane RS hot hatch lands in Frankfurt

Renault's hot hatches always perform well. These are the first "official" pictures of the 2018 Renault Mégane RS - arguably the most, most previewed and most teased new...

Sep 13 2017

The Chainsmokers apologize for making insensitive comment while in China

The video has since been deleted from their Twitter , but not before it had a huge impact online, with followers divided down the middle on how to take the comment. It...

Sep 13 2017

Philippe Coutinho to miss Liverpool clash against Manchester City

The players who guided to Liverpool to their five iconic wins in Europe's top tournament are living legends and while it might be asking too much for Klopp's current ...

Sep 13 2017

Klopp Defends Coutinho Omission from Manchester City Defeat

He has brought in some of the players he wanted. Huddersfield wanted to sign the Welsh worldwide on loan again this season following a successful spell last season, but K...

Sep 12 2017

Local Verizon call center helps with hurricane relief telethon

Albertsons Companies Foundation and Merck have generously donated $1 Million to the Hand in Hand Hurricane Relief Fund. More than 4,000 Verizon wireless employee...

Sep 12 2017

Chelsea vs Leicester: Drogba impressed by Morata's performance

Morata opened the scoring as Antonio Conte's side won 2-1 at the King Power Stadium on Saturday, although the match was marred by the offensive chant which contains an an...

Sep 12 2017

Sky Sports secures new 5-year deal to show live EFL games

This season, clubs have started live streaming all games, irrespective of kick-off time, to fans overseas via the league's iFollow platform or their in-house equivalent, ...

Sep 12 2017

Alexis Sanchez is not fat - Arsene Wenger defends striker

He received a few jeers as he came on at the Emirates on Saturday. "I don't know why [he was booed]", Wenger said . "He is disciplined, serious and committed", Wenge...

Sep 12 2017

Kobe Bryant's jersey retirement scheduled for December 18 vs. Warriors

TMZ Sports noted the Lakers haven't yet confirmed, but the organization wrote in a letter to season-ticket holders that this December 18 game would feature a "special ev...

Sep 12 2017

Warriors sign lucrative patch advertising deal with Rakuten

The Warriors' deal reportedly doubles the previous National Basketball Association high of $10 million per season that Lebron James' Cavaliers signed with Goodyear. "Like...