Stories about Sport

Jan 18 2018

Mother of OU gymnast Maggie Nichols speaks at Larry Nassar's sentencing hearing

One of the victims of USA Gymnastics team doctor Larry Nassar , who pleaded guilty to molesting dozens of girls, blamed the disgraced doctor on Tuesday for her fath...

Jan 18 2018

Australian Open Confidential: Budding star meets namesake Novak Djokovic

She will now face the victor of the Donna Vekic and Angelique Kerber match. It was her 11th win, including the Sydney International title last week. Mackenzie McDona...

Jan 18 2018

LeBron James says this season has been the toughest of his career

So, we shouldn't be concerned. "I don't like to use the word "worse" too much", James replied when asked if this was the worst season of his career . I know that every...

Jan 18 2018

Home underdogs again, Eagles embrace their role as spoiler

Las Vegas tends to think so. "We're only a few weeks into the Nick Foles era, so to speak", Pederson said Wednesday. The one that can rise above will likely be who mo...

Jan 18 2018

Patriots quietly await Jaguars' challenge in AFC title game

The last time the Patriots lost in the playoffs, against Denver in the 2015 AFC Championship Game , Brady was hit 17 times. Thirteen NFL teams have never won the...

Jan 18 2018

Neymar booed by PSG fans after clashing with Edison Cavani

Neymar also had two assists in the victory. Cavani's goal earlier in the game had drawn him level with PSG's all-time top goalscorer Zlatan Ibrahimovic , and a second ...

Jan 17 2018

Paul Pogba assesses Man Utd's chances of chasing down Man City

The Potters had three good openings between Antonio Valencia's opener and Anthony Martial's strike later in the first half. "Obviously, we see Manchester City in fr...

Jan 17 2018

BVB's Aubameyang omission leaves door open for Arsenal, Liverpool

Aided by the influence of Dortmund's former head scout Sven Mislintat, who joined Arsenal back in November, the Gunners are the favourites should he decide to cut his...

Jan 17 2018

Will Ferrell channels Ron Burgundy in hilarious interview with Roger Federer

Now if we can just get Will into the commentary box to call a match alongside Henri Leconte , we'll really be in business. The Australian Open is well underway in M...

Jan 17 2018

Anthony Joshua laughs off Joseph Parker's 'king of steroids' claim

Last April, Joshua rose from the canvas to beat Wladimir Klitschko at Wembley and he told Parker: 'What I've learned from those experiences is that it will take more th...

Jan 17 2018

How Rams paved the way for Keenum-Foles NFC Championship matchup

In the moments after the Minnesota Vikings beat the New Orleans Saints on one of the most miraculous finishes in National Football League playoff history, the first t...

Jan 17 2018

Michigan Dad Deported After Living in the U.S. for Three Decades

They recently checked in with immigration services, and that's when they were told he had to leave. He missed the age requirement by one year that may have temporarily ...

Jan 17 2018

Dinesh Karthik replaces injured Wriddhiman Saha in India squad for third Test

With Saha having been diagnosed with an upper left hamstring tendon injury, he will play no further part in the three-Test series. India's strong batting line-up fail...

Jan 16 2018

Racing pioneer Dan Gurney dies at age 86

In a statement, Gurney's wife Evi and family delivered a final statement ahead of a private funeral for the legendary motorsports figure. American racer Dan Gurney , a...

Jan 16 2018

Cleveland Cavaliers vs. Golden State Warriors - 1/15/18 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction

Thomas will play just his fifth game as a Cav in his return from a torn labrum in his right hip. In his first 2 games as a Cavalier , Thomas started hot totaling 36 po...

Jan 16 2018

Fight Night St. Louis: Paige VanZant - Making My Mark at Flyweight

Thanks to some particularly gruesome injuries while training and a burgeoning career outside the Octagon, Paige VanZant hasn't fought since her loss to Michelle Water...

Jan 16 2018

Australian Open 2018: Venus Williams stunned in first round

This time I really tried to come out and hit it big. "She played above and beyond", a disappointed Williams told Xinhua after the match. You have to come out with every...

Jan 16 2018

Suarez fires Barca nine clear in Sociedad fightback

Messi had been a peripheral figure in the first half but he was an influential member of the second, assisting Luis Suarez's equaliser before scoring the fourth and fi...

Jan 16 2018

Odell Beckham 'geeked' about Giants hiring Pat Shurmur

With Josh McDaniels off to Indy and Matt Patricia likely to Detroit, the New York Giants have opted for Minnesota Vikings offensive coordinator Pat Shurmur as t...

Jan 16 2018

Former England and West Brom striker Regis dies, aged 59

Following the news he had passed away after suffering a cardiac arrest, his widow Julia said: "He came into football the hard way and never lost his passion for the game"...