Sport

Del Petro hails `smart` Murray, says he is `real No. 1`

Del Petro hails `smart` Murray, says he is `real No. 1`

At the French Open on Saturday, Murray was asked by a reporter why he appeared to repeatedly be shushing himself during a three-set victory over Juan Martin del Potro in the third round. Murray al...

by · Sport
Giants acquire Sam Dyson from Rangers

Giants acquire Sam Dyson from Rangers

The collapse of Sam Dyson - a pitcher who was a key member of the Rangers pen for a year and a half, pitched well in the WBC this spring, then was bad once the season started - is mystifying. The ri...

by · Sport
Gareth Bale 'Happy' At Real Madrid Amid Manchester United Links

Gareth Bale 'Happy' At Real Madrid Amid Manchester United Links

Top striker and shoo-in for the 2017 Ballon d'Or , Cristiano Ronaldo , recorded personal milestones by becoming the first player to score in three Champions League finals . Deschamps - victor of th...

by · Sport

Australia left frustrated after second straight wash-out at Champions Trophy

Australia looked set to clinch an easy win, making 83 for 1 at the end of 16 overs in their chase of 183, but rain did not let that happen. After Finch was trapped leg before by Bangladesh pacer ...

by · Sport

Pakistan 'up for the fight' against South Africa

Pakistan were outplayed in every department by an India side who were nowhere near their best. Skipper Sarfraz Ahmed admitted that they played poorly against India. "Babar [Azam], Hafeez and Malik...

by · Sport

Huddersfield Town have the history of a top-flight team

Stam's achievement of guiding unfancied Reading to third in the Championship and the play-off final, in his first season as a manager, will not have gone unnoticed by some top-flight clubs. "I tho...

by · Sport
Modric: Zidane rotation boosted Madrid

Modric: Zidane rotation boosted Madrid

The previous deal ended in March, amid leagues criticizing UEFA about the way it consulted before making changes to the 2018-21 Champions League seasons that favoured clubs in Europe's four wealthiest...

by · Sport

Records fall in Game 2, fans brawl as James walks by

Their leader and reigning NBA Coach of the Year back on the bench at last, Curry and Kevin Durant tag-teamed the Warriors within two victories of another championship. "We get a chance to go hom...

by · Sport

Scooter Gennett hits 4 home runs for Reds to tie MLB record

Gennett entered the game with just three home runs this season and 38 home runs in his career. Gennett singled his first time up and then homered in four straight at-bats, including a grand slam ...

by · Sport
Unbeaten Warriors living up to 'Superteam' label

Unbeaten Warriors living up to 'Superteam' label

It could happen again. Asked the difference between this year and last year, James simply said , "K.D." and added, "They are a different team". And the sports pundits, analysts and fans have been cl...

by · Sport

LeBron James Shuts Down Reporter After Game 2 Loss

The Tolentinos think the Cavs will turn it around now that they will be playing at home , but Warriors fans think golden state looks too tough to beat. After they combined for 66 points in Game 1, ...

by · Sport
Golden State Warriors and Cavaliers headed to Cleveland for NBA Finals

Golden State Warriors and Cavaliers headed to Cleveland for NBA Finals

Two of them are playing for Golden State. Barnes averaged a measly 7.2 points per game as the fourth option on the roster, a difference that has proved obvious in the two encounters between these two ...

by · Sport

Djokovic sinks Ramos-Vinolas to reach Paris quarters

I'm playing [well], with a lot of confidence. Nishikori will play unseeded Spaniard Fernando Verdasco, conqueror of Alexander Zverev in the opening round, as he tries to reach the quarterfinals for ...

by · Sport
Round trip: Mike Brown returns to Cleveland with Warriors

Round trip: Mike Brown returns to Cleveland with Warriors

Those Bulls went 72-10 in the regular season (a record Golden State broke a year ago, before losing in the NBA Finals), and featured Michael Jordan and Scottie Pippen, along with Dennis Rodman and...

by · Sport
7th Grade QB Pierce Clarkson Offered Scholarship by Lane Kiffin, FAU

7th Grade QB Pierce Clarkson Offered Scholarship by Lane Kiffin, FAU

While this is one strategy to get a jump on other programs, the 42-year-old coach might not be the best one to execute this plan. Per Harbaugh, he and Kiffin have a few similarities. "Always respect...

by · Sport
Warriors prove unstoppable in Game 2, rolling past James, Cavaliers

Warriors prove unstoppable in Game 2, rolling past James, Cavaliers

Curry and Thompson, who finished with 22 points, also connected on four 3-pointers apiece for Golden State, which shot 51.7 percent overall. Draymond Green's foul trouble sapped his usual impact a...

by · Sport

Will your flights be impacted by Qatar rift?

Saudi Arabia, which leads a coalition of nations fighting in support of Yemen's government, also said Qatar's forces would be withdrawn from that fight. The Gulf countries ordered their citizens out o...

by · Sport

Steve Smith says each of Australia's Champions Trophy games is a final

Overall, both the teams have been face-to-face in 135 matches which ended in Australia's favour 90 times and New Zealand emerged victorious in 39 ODIs. The washout is far from ideal for both sides and...

by · Sport

Ratings increase proves NBA Finals still thrilling despite blowouts

LeBron James didn't even want to think about the answer to that question in the immediate aftermath. All James wanted to think about was getting some food and wine on the flight home. Even if the...

by · Sport

Apple launches Homepod, takes aim at Amazon's Echo

The speaker, while expected by some industry watchers, marked Apple's first new product announcement since the Apple Watch in September 2014. At $349, the HomePod is more expensive than the most...

by · Sport
Deschamps hails 'fabulous' Zidane after Real's Champions League win

Deschamps hails 'fabulous' Zidane after Real's Champions League win

Speculation that the Colombia global will depart the Santiago Bernabeu this summer only intensified after he was left out of the squad for Saturday's 4-1 Champions League final victory over Juventus...

by · Sport

Nashville Predators win Game 4 of the Stanley Cup Final, 4-1

Play continued for less than a minute before the horn in the arena sounded and the Predators were awarded a goal on this play. The Penguins, who won the first two games of the series, limp back home...

by · Sport

Predators beat Penguins 4-1 to even Stanley Cup Final

He made 23 saves in total. With a 2-1 lead, it was up to Preds goalie Pekka Rinne-and he delivered, making save after save including an nearly unbelievable stop in the secnd period on what should ha...

by · Sport

LeBron James and Kevin Durant recorded a rap song together in 2011

Spider Studios, which is located in Olmstead Falls, Ohio, has released a snippet of the unreleased song ESPN's Chris Haynes reports that LeBron James and Kevin Durant recorded during the 2011 lo...

by · Sport

Transgender kids 'devil's work', says Court

Among a litany of offensive comments, Court said that gay people are "after" Australia's youth, as well as saying that women's tennis is now full of lesbians . 'The platform people like Margar...

by · Sport

Golden State Warriors defeat the Cleveland Cavaliers in NBA Finals game 2

Green shared the postgame press conference table with Kevin Durant , and both players were initially perturbed at a question about Green restraining himself emotionally. OAKLAND, Calif. (AP ) - LeB...

by · Sport

Steve Kerr marvels at Kevin Durant's 'amazing' defense

After the game James said that despite losing by 19 points, his team played better than in the first meeting. "I'm feeling better", Kerr told reporters after the Warriors eased to a 2-0 series l...

by · Sport

Warriors rout Cavs, lead Finals 2-0

When the Warriors added Durant , JaVale McGee, Zaza Pachulia and David West to a roster that blew a 3-1 Finals lead to James and fell short of a repeat a year ago, many wondered if they would hav...

by · Sport

LeBron James And Kevin Durant Recorded Unreleased Rap Track

The current battle on the court between LeBron James of the Cleveland Cavaliers and Kevin Durant of the Golden State Warriors has sparked talk of which player is better and tossed aside any im...

by · Sport
Cristiano Ronaldo explains his post-Champions League final haircut

Cristiano Ronaldo explains his post-Champions League final haircut

Zinedine Zidane has a lifelong job at Real Madrid , says club presidentFlorentino Perez after the Frenchman became the first manager to win the Champions League two years in a row. " I'm not going...

by · Sport
Man United capable of anything - Lingard eyes glory next season

Man United capable of anything - Lingard eyes glory next season

Speaking to Sky Sports F1 , Mourinho revealed he was intent on taking a month off from his day job and started his mini-break in style as he arrived in the Monte Carlo paddock just in time for Satu...

by · Sport

NBA Finals ratings highest since Jordan's last title

After Rihanna wisely sledged Kevin Durant from her courtside seats in game one, restricting him to 38 points, he completed game two with 33 points, 13 rebounds, six assists, five blocks and three st...

by · Sport

There's A Secret Rap Song Featuring LeBron James & Kevin Durant

So far, the Warriors led the series, 2-0, after easily defeating LeBron's Cavs in the first two games. In short, they are in different places right now mentally. Another person who listened to the son...

by · Sport
No result again gives Australia hopes a cold shower

No result again gives Australia hopes a cold shower

New Zealand won the toss and chose to field against England in their second Group B encounter of the Champions Trophy at the Sophia Gardens, Cardiff on Tuesday. "I think our team probably respo...

by · Sport

Rookie, goalie help Predators tie series

Gaudreau, a 24-year-old rookie, only has a chair in the locker room, but he now is the second player in National Hockey League history to score his first three career goals in a Stanley Cup Final , j...

by · Sport
Taylor Decker out indefinitely after shoulder surgery

Taylor Decker out indefinitely after shoulder surgery

Caldwell did say he expects Decker to play at some point in 2017. The Lions have some in-house options to replace Decker if the injury lingers into the season, but Caldwell didn't rule out the optio...

by · Sport
Arsenal plot monster £122m move, Wenger talks 'red carpet treatment'

Arsenal plot monster £122m move, Wenger talks 'red carpet treatment'

His comments come in the wake of France manager Didier Deschamps sending a warning to the 18 year old to think carefully about his future and his development - perhaps anxious he might get swallowed u...

by · Sport

LeBron, Cavs need to figure things out

Yes, they were able to play with them for stretches of the games and when Golden State kicked the ball all over the Oracle Arena in the first half of Game 2 , the Cavaliers were able to stay clo...

by · Sport
Ex-Premier League star Cheick Tiote dies after collapsing in training

Ex-Premier League star Cheick Tiote dies after collapsing in training

Cote d'Ivoire global Cheick Tiote "suddenly fainted" at training and died later in the hospital, his Chinese club said on Tuesday, as tributes flooded in for the player. The former Southampton a...

by · Sport

Milos Raonic falls, Djokovic and others advance at French Open

France, which last put a trio of women into the final 16 at any major at the 2008 U.S. Open, is guaranteed at least one quarterfinalist this time , because Garcia now meets Cornet . I remember this ...

by · Sport