Stories about Sport

Jul 09 2016

Pat Riley's Emotional Response to the Departure of Dwyane Wade

Rondo said he doesn't envision issues between him, Wade and Jimmy Butler , three ball-dominant players who aren't great 3-point shooters. In a note to the Associated...

Jul 09 2016

Jon Jones' "B" Sample Returns Positive For Same PED

Daniel Cormier did nearly everything he could to keep the fight with Jones on the card and even suggested signing a release to fight him. " Anderson Silva is undefeated...

Jul 09 2016

Strasburg pitches the Nationals to a 3-1 win

Noah Syndergaard was pulled out of the game in the fifth with arm fatigue. Strasburg stayed undefeated, winning a marquee pitching matchup against an ailing Noah Synde...

Jul 09 2016

Muguruza stunned in 2nd round at Wimbledon

And I step on the court really with the confidence. I was waiting two days. Following her French Open victory and having made the Wimbledon final a year ago, Muguruza w...

Jul 09 2016

Serena breezes into Wimbledon finals

Serena's demolition of Elena Vesnina in the day's first semi-final had set up the prospect of the first all-Williams Wimbledon final since 2009. Serena Williams won ...

Jul 09 2016

Pistorius jailed for six years for murdering his girlfriend

However, his sentence is considerably less than the minimum jail term of 15 years for murder under South African law. High Court judge Thokozile Masipa said in he...

Jul 09 2016

Cardinals hit the road for series with Milwaukee

The Cardinals took the lead in the third on consecutive run-scoring singles by Aledmys Diaz and Matt Holliday. He went five innings in that start and allowed two runs o...

Jul 09 2016

Cristiano Ronaldo: 'I'm Not Just a Goalscorer, I'm a Fighter'

It was also the first appearance by a British team at this stage of a finals since England at Euro 96, and victory would have made them the first home nation to reach a f...

Jul 09 2016

Meet Twitter's @dwade -- a Minnesota baseball writer who is not Dwyane Wade

Miami Heat superstar point guard Dwyane Wade is seemingly headed towards the exit from his long-time team as reports have claimed that he already agreed to a deal wi...

Jul 09 2016

UFC 200: Lesnar & Jones aim to make MMA history

In fact, many have predicted that Hunt will knockout Lesnar in the first round itself and that he will not let the fight meander on until the fifth and final round. Thi...

Jul 09 2016

Diego Maradona makes plea to Lionel Messi not to retire

Afterward, a downtrodden Messi said he's likely done playing for the Argentine national team after coming up short yet again. “On top of everything, I missed the pen...

Jul 09 2016

Braves overcome triple play, beat White Sox 11-8

Sale has earned his fifth consecutive AL All-Star berth and rightly so as he leads the AL in WHIP (0.98) while ranking third in strikeouts (118) and opponents' batting av...

Jul 09 2016

Portugal ousts Wales, advances to final

With victory sealed, Ronaldo embraced his club teammate at the end. The country's Football Association, which made a profit of 20,000 pounds ($25,916.00) in the last fi...

Jul 09 2016

S Korea confirms sixth Zika case

The birth defect is marked by babies born with brain abnormalities and undersized heads. The Delaware Division of Public Health has announced two new cases of the Zika ...

Jul 09 2016

Encarnacion hits 3-run HR, Blue Jays beat Tigers 6-0

Atlanta Braves' Freddie Freeman, right, scores on a single by Tyler Flowers as Chicago Cubs catcher Willson Contreras waits for the ball during the 11th inning of a baseb...

Jul 09 2016

Blazers sign center Festus Ezeli to 2-year deal

Instead, the Warriors signed Zaza Pachulia and David West to fill the middle. Meanwhile, the free agency deal is already in the books quicker than it should have been, ...

Jul 09 2016

This Mercedes F1 parody of 'Friends' is Internet gold

Mercedes found a water leak on Rosberg's vehicle and though the team initially started getting ready to send him out, it called it a day halfway through the session to c...

Jul 09 2016

Celebrating the Kevin Durant Signing

Had Durant not joined Golden State, the Warriors would have matched any offer for Barnes. Barnes, who's seen with a huge grin on his face while proudly wearing a "Dalla...

Jul 09 2016

Markieff Morris speaks out against Kevin Durant joining Golden State

I don't feel like a bum", Barkley told ESPN , referencing never winning an National Basketball Association championship during his career. I didn't change as a person. W...

Jul 09 2016

Jedrzejczyk beats down Gadelha to keep UFC strawweight belt

She has good hips and she was escaping from my takedowns. She is the kind of fighter you simply do not want to be grabbed by because once you are you are in trouble. "Jus...