Stories about Sport

Jun 08 2017

Raptors: We Did Not Authorize Sexist Promotion

Harreld in the booth", according to a press release that was removed from the team's site. This story will be updated. After public backlash against a promotion criti...

Jun 08 2017

Cavaliers aim to turn around Finals like past year

We'll see if Lue and the Cavs are able to adjust in a must-win Game 3 on Wednesday night. Frankly, if you aren't joining Golden State or Cleveland this summer, it doe...

Jun 08 2017

Morata header rescues late draw for Spain against Colombia

Spain have played nine games since Lopetegui replaced Vicente del Bosque following Euro 2016, with six wins and three draws. Despite missing their Real Madrid continge...

Jun 08 2017

Mariners lock up shortstop Jean Segura with 5-year deal

The pact includes a $17 million option for 2023, according to Z101. Things were not always so rosy for Segura, who posted a middling.266/.301/.360 slash over his first ...

Jun 08 2017

Wenger: Mbappe deserves the 'red carpet'

The Guardian's deputy sport news editor Ed Aarons has taken to Twitter to claim that Wenger met with the Nice midfielder's agent to discuss a possible deal for the 25-...

Jun 08 2017

Antoine Griezmann Confirms He Will Be At Atletico Madrid Next Season

But Griezmann has now chose to remain loyal to Atletico, who are unable to sign any players until January, given that they would be unable to sign a replacement this summ...

Jun 08 2017

Liverpool apologizes to Southampton over Van Dijk links

The development is the latest twist in a transfer saga involving the sought-after centre-back who has been linked with a £60 million move away from St Mary's. We'll have ...

Jun 08 2017

Kyle Walker relishing friendly rivalry with Kieran Trippier at Tottenham and England

Coming away from club football gives you head space. "I am an England player now and I am fully focused on a massive game on Saturday". We get the best out of each...

Jun 08 2017

Blues Set a 24-Point Margin in Game 1

Three minutes after Tedesco's try the Blues were handed a gift-wrapped six points from Queensland centre Justin O'Neill, whose simple knock-on a metre out from his own tr...

Jun 08 2017

Blues shock limp Lions in rugby

Warren Gatland does not expect the All Blacks to be much better than the Blues side that beat the British and Irish Lions 22-16 at Eden Park on Wednesday, and admitte...

Jun 08 2017

Real Madrid are not looking to sign David de Gea this summer

Barcelona were placed at the number two position in the 2017 rankings while Real , who had been at the top for the last four years, slipped to third position. Although ...

Jun 08 2017

Packers CB Davon House gets a lift

House was flying from Austin, Texas, to Green Bay , with a stop in Minneapolis along the way. Paul International Airport. He didn't arrive at the airport until after 11 ...

Jun 08 2017

Simona Halep strolls into French Open quarters

Their first game of the match Halep previously played the set-bol, only took with the score 0:5. I put some high balls. "It's probably tough to play my best tennis...

Jun 08 2017

Nashville Preys On The Penguins And Ties Stanley Cup Series 2-2

Their speed was used to their advantage, and as everyone knows you can't score without the puck. According to Rule 38.6: "In the event that a video replay shows a goal ...

Jun 08 2017

Warriors cruise to 2-0 lead in Kerr's return

One more playoff win, three fewer playoff loses, two fewer losses total . Rather than reach back to last year's championship comeback for a confidence boost, James' ...

Jun 08 2017

Reds' Gennett homers four times, drives in 10 runs against Cardinals

Louis Cardinals . Only Mark Whiten (.415) had a lower career slugging percentage among the 12 players to hit four home runs in a game since than the.422 mark Gennett ...

Jun 08 2017

Cristiano Ronaldo retains status as world's highest-paid athlete

Last week, ESPN devised a formula that combines endorsements with social media following and internet search popularity to create the ESPN World Fame 100 rankings. The ...

Jun 08 2017

LeBron James denounces racism after home is vandalized

They're safe, and that's most important. While the country has come a long way in reversing the racism over the past 62 years, James said he feels there is still much r...

Jun 08 2017

Cavaliers will stick with JR Smith as starter

And I'm confident that we can play that way, and we did it a year ago. Cleveland prefers to play at a high tempo as well, and while that would seem to play into a trap ...

Jun 08 2017

Penguins head home upbeat despite 0-fer in Nashville

Sidney Crosby scored his first goal in this Stanley Cup Final, but the Predators beat Pittsburgh 4-1 on Monday night to even the best-of-seven series at 2-2. The home...