Stories about Sport

Jun 17 2017

ACC record 75 players selected in 2017 MLB Draft

The Trailblazers have had 46 players selected in the Major League Baseball draft since 1976. He recorded 20 multi-hit games and a team-best 17 multi-RBI contests, which...

Jun 17 2017

De Grasse sprints to Diamond League win

Sandra Perkovic of Croatia made it 16 consecutive wins in the women's discus, with her fourth round attempt of 66.79metres proving to be enough, while Sweden's Dani...

Jun 17 2017

The real reason the Golden State Warriors took Game 3: Klay Thompson

Meanwhile, the Cleveland Cavaliers will be kicking themselves as they put together their best performance of the series but it still wasn't enough. "It took a while f...

Jun 17 2017

Penguins strike late to repeat as Stanley Cup champs

While a parade may not be in the cards this year, Mason said he is proud of Crosby's accomplishments. If it's not players still out there winning Cups - Cullen, Justin ...

Jun 17 2017

ICC Champions Trophy: Morgan unbowed as befuddled England fluff their lines

The bookmakers say we're heading for a Pakistan-India final on Sunday night which would be a cracker, but a Bangladesh upset would also be fantastic for cricket. Pakistan...

Jun 17 2017

Pilot Injured When Blimp Goes Down at US Open in Wisconsin

He had some burns, but was in stable condition, according to Pamela S. Sullivan, a senior air safety investigator with the National Transportation Safety Board. Twitter ...

Jun 17 2017

Vikings WR Floyd Tests Positive For Alcohol During House Arrest

Floyd was sentenced in February to 24 days in jail followed by 96 days under house arrest. Floyd initially decried the report from TMZ Sports of his failed tests as...

Jun 17 2017

WRAPUP 1-Tennis-Highlights of French Open 15th day

With three major titles under his belt, Wawrinka is known for his aggressive backhand shots and has a ideal 3-0 record in Grand Slam finals. He has never lost any Fren...

Jun 17 2017

ICC Champions Trophy final: India Vs Pakistan

Speaking after the game, Shakib said: "The way we performed was very disappointing". We have already played them once. However, the fall of three quick wickets stifled ...

Jun 17 2017

Oakland triumphant as parade set to celebrate NBA's Warriors

This point was made gracefully by columnist Sally Jenkins in The Washington Post: "The Warriors, attractive public figures as they are, have a unique ability to cut thr...

Jun 17 2017

Lonzo Ball says he has 'very same confidence' as dad LaVar Ball

Father's Day is coming up this Sunday, June 18th, just four days before the NBA Draft, so Foot Locker has made a decision to run a couple of spots featuring a handful...

Jun 17 2017

McGregor backers: Mayweather fight is no sideshow

Philip Sutcliffe has seen what Conor McGregor can do in the boxing ring and believes he can shock Floyd Mayweather . I guess it's about bragging rights. Rather than hi...

Jun 17 2017

Lonzo Ball Considering Talking To Other Lottery Teams, Report Says

He also mentions repaying LaVar with a auto or two once he signs his National Basketball Association contract. "In the a year ago, he became relevant for some reason", ...

Jun 17 2017

Cardiff pitch gave 'home advantage' to Pakistan: Eoin Morgan

England , despite competing in 19 major ICC ODI events since the inaugural World Cup back in 1975 have yet to lift a trophy. We knew that to get through a semifinal, we...

Jun 17 2017

Trump faces Russia dilemma as Senate overwhelmingly passes new sanctions

The provision also would require congressional review if the White House decides to relax, suspend or terminate sanctions already in place. The House and Senate, as wel...

Jun 17 2017

Rickie Fowler leads US Open on day of highs and lows

But it got worse on the back nine, when bogeys on the 11th and 13th were followed by two double bogeys on 15 and 17. The course was set up at 7,845 yards, the longest of ...

Jun 17 2017

Stanley Cup champion Penguins greet raving fans

He's been the voice of the Penguins for decades and is maybe the most well known non-player in franchise history. It was certainly more stressful for me this time aroun...

Jun 17 2017

Monta Ellis suspended for National Basketball Association drug policy violation

The suspension will be served at the beginning of the 2017-18 season and include only games Ellis is physically able to play. He started just 33 of 74 games played in his...

Jun 17 2017

President Trump holds press conference to discuss Cuba policy

The changes were made with input from Florida Sen. "Because we know it is best for America to have freedom in our hemisphere, whether in Cuba or Venezuela, and to hav...

Jun 17 2017

MMA star Matt Hughes airlifted after train collides with truck

At this point we have no more details on how seriously Hughes was injured in the accident, but the fact that he was airlifted to the hospital implies the situation was ...