Stories about Sport

Jan 07 2018

Cold weather to last through weekend

Because of the frigid temperatures, coupled with wind gusts that can get as high as 40 to 45 miles per hour Thursday night, the weather service has issued a wind chill...

Jan 07 2018

Falcons face Rams in NFC Wild Card game

The Coliseum should be filled with Rams fans, many of which will be experiencing their first postseason game. But they're going against a Rams' offense led by a crea...

Jan 07 2018

Chiefs' home playoff curse continues in loss to Titans

Mariota finished with more than 200 passing yards and had two touchdowns in Tennessee's 22-21 win over Kansas City . "Whenever you lose it always hurts, regardless of ...

Jan 07 2018

Raiders GM Reggie McKenzie turns down interview for Packers job

He was Philadelphia's quarterbacks coach when the Eagles played in the Super Bowl against New England in the 2004 season. The time is now for Oakland, they finally have t...

Jan 07 2018

Titans get lucky when Jeff Triplette rules Marcus Mariota did not fumble

It close the Titans' deficit to 21-10 following the point-after kick. But on third-and-6, he scrambled left before firing a pass into the end zone, where it was defle...

Jan 07 2018

J&K: 4 policemen killed in IED blast in Sopore

Militant outfit Jaish-e-Mohammad claimed the responsibility for the attack, according to a local news agency. The area has been cordoned off and a search operation is und...

Jan 07 2018

Hutch's Grimsley to play in FCS title game Saturday

NDSU has now won 14 national championships, breaking a tie for the most by any team across any NCAA division. The top-seeded Dukes (14-1) didn't have much practice at thi...

Jan 07 2018

Chelsea held by second-tier Norwich

Conte is still able to field a top class side despite making plenty of changes and I think they'll be too strong for Norwich . The Brazilian saw a couple of shots save...

Jan 06 2018

Liverpool will 'fully co-operate' in any Roberto Firmino-Mason Holgate investigation

Aside from a James Milner volley flying across goal and wide there was very little in way of actual goal threat until Adam Lallana turned Holgate and the young defend...

Jan 06 2018

Ball brothers to finish season in Lithuania

All three Balls, LaVar included, received their jerseys, LaVar pledged to learn some Lithuanian and praised head coach Virginijus Šeškus for his energetic coaching style,...

Jan 06 2018

Mourinho Absolutely Destroys Conte With His Comments After FA Cup Match

Mourinho was asked if he had the hunger and desire to continue to compete and replied: "Because I don't behave as a clown on the touchline it means that I lost my passio...

Jan 06 2018

See Grigor Dimitrov's stunning display of sportsmanship after opponent is injured

After seeing Edmund's distress, Dimitrov immediately leaped over the net and sprinted to his aid, helping the Briton to his chair. Edmund finished the match with heav...

Jan 06 2018

Pierce doesn't sound happy with an Isaiah video tribute on his day

In an interview with the Globe after the Celtics' 102-88 win on Wednesday, Thomas recounted the exchange with Ainge. Isaiah Thomas was impressive in his Cavaliers deb...

Jan 06 2018

Titans' DeMarco Murray out for Wildcard game against Chiefs

ESPN , with Sean McDonough, Jon Gruden (last game before joining the Raiders?), Lisa Salters and Adam Schefter ( who is reporting that Gruden will be joining the Raid...

Jan 06 2018

Spurs tried really hard to land Kyrie Irving

Though Irving would have been a nice offensive playmaker at the 1 for San Antonio , head coach Gregg Popovich continues to trot out a three-headed monster in Patty Mi...

Jan 06 2018

Reported concern over a Derek Carr-Jon Gruden relationship

The Raiders fired head coach Jack Del Rio after the last game of this season, a move seen by many as a big signal that the team's talks with Gruden were serious. He was 9...

Jan 06 2018

Conte defends profligate Morata after draw with Arsenal

He was charged for using inappropriate language and behaviour towards the match officials in their changing room after the game. Unfortunately for Arsenal fans his fi...

Jan 06 2018

Manchester United v Derby County

Derby briefly took United out of their rhythm, but Rashford missed a gilt-edged chance when he nodded Henrikh Mkhitaryan's pin-point cross against the right post from ...

Jan 05 2018

Son Heung-min and Pedro Obiang score stunning goals at Wembley

Instead they had to settle for a point, and were grateful for that, after Son Heung-Min's 30-yard stunner cancelled out Pedro Obiang's bolt from the claret and blue. ...

Jan 05 2018

Simmons sitting in prime position to crack NBA All-Star starting lineup

Joining Antetokounmpo and James at the top of the Eastern Conference frontcourt are Philadelphia's Joel Embiid (433,161) and New York Knicks' Kristaps Porzingis ...