Stories about Sport

May 18 2017

Garcia moving on from Masters win at Byron Nelson

Matt Kuchar was third at the Byron Nelson previous year. That's the stage as 156 golfers from around the world will compete over 72 holes of stroke play for a total pu...

May 18 2017

Pochettino: Win over Manchester United the "perfect" farewell to White Hart Lane

The Argentine manager was pleased with his side's performance , and the win clinched second place in the Premier League table behind champions Chelsea. If there was any...

May 18 2017

Amazon's streaming software powers new smart TVs

Amazon added support for Alexa on the Fire TV set-top-box in the United Kingdom earlier this year. Previously, the company offered only a Fire 7 Kids Edition for $99.99....

May 18 2017

Chelsea's Premier League title triumph in numbers

And also to prepare for the final of the FA Cup, because we have the opportunity to win the Double'. We have to improve in the next season, to find the right solution to ...

May 17 2017

Arizona Diamondbacks place AJ Pollock on 10-day disabled list

It's kind of a mild, grade 1 strain. Pollock was injured running out a base hit in Sunday's 10-inning loss to the Pittsburgh Pirates , and had to leave the game. To fill...

May 17 2017

The New York Yankees Retire Derek Jeter's #2 Jersey

November" being recognized while joining an elite class of some of baseball's most immortal players. But Jeter, who had his No. 2 jersey retired by the Yankees on Sunda...

May 17 2017

Bobby Ryan lifts Senators past Penguins in OT in Game 1

Pittsburgh has one of the most talented rosters left in the Stanley Cup Playoffs, but they continue to be outshot, evidenced most recently in game one against the Ottawa...

May 17 2017

Judge agrees to vacate Aaron Hernandez's murder conviction

That is, unless the Bristol County District Attorney's Office's appeal of today's decision is successful. This comes less than a month since he hanged himself in prison. ...

May 17 2017

Vertonghen, Alli, Kane and Pochettino receive Player andManager of the Season nominations

Mauricio Pochettino's side came up short in the title race for the second successive year after Chelsea repelled their determined challenge in the same way Leicester C...

May 17 2017

Spurs beats Man United in stadium finale to secure 2nd spot

Spurs played their first competitive game at The Lane on September 9, 1899, when they beat Queens Park Rangers 1-0 in the Southern League. "I said before I'd love to scor...

May 17 2017

Kerr's Calming Halftime Talk Helps Rally Warriors

Curry made a 13-foot floater with less than 10 seconds before Aldridge missed a 3-point shot attempt that sealed the victory. Curry scored 19 points in the third quarte...

May 17 2017

Pillar's ninth-inning home run lifts Jays to sweep

Estrada got through the second and third innings without giving up a run, but the Braves scored once in the fourth and added two runs in the fifth when Freddie Freeman ...

May 16 2017

Thomas scores 53, Celtics take Game 2

Isaiah Thomas spent four or five hours in the dentist's chair having work done on the tooth that was knocked out in Game 1, a day after he was in oral surgery for six ho...

May 16 2017

Spurs rout James Harden, Rockets 114-75 to win series

The Rockets obviously need to improve in order to compete with the elite teams in the West, and D'Antoni had a few ideas about what needs to happen. The Cavaliers await...

May 16 2017

Harden's great season for Rockets ends in embarrassing loss

Singling out fits for Diallo is nearly impossible. They won't get all three. Maybe one team will take a chance on him. "And if at the end of the day, if someone's goi...

May 15 2017

Bruce Smith's assessment of Myles Garrett: Slow

Scouts compared Garrett to Buffalo Bills legendary defensive end and sack master Bruce Smith. What Are the Hottest Match Ups of the 2017 NFL Season? Smith, while not ...

May 15 2017

Pulis determined to make Chelsea wait for title celebrations

Chelsea's Diego Costa, right, competes for the ball with Middlesbrough's Calum Chambers during the English Premier League soccer match between Chelsea and Middlesbrough ...

May 15 2017

Yankees to honor Jeter between games of doubleheader Sunday

Jordan published a letter to Jeter in The Players' Tribune as a way to honor Jeter's legacy, which will be cemented Sunday when his number is retired at Yankee Stadium...

May 15 2017

Swansea boss says no room for complacency against relegated Sunderland

The Foxes were not at the races but they halved the deficit shortly before the break when Shinji Okazaki volleyed into the roof of the net, an incident which preceded the...

May 15 2017

Champions League: Juve inch Closer to Final After Higuain Double

Juventus coach Massimiliano Allegri raised eyebrows with his team selection as he ditched his favoured back four , bringing Andrea Barzagli into a three-man defence in...