Stories about Sport

Feb 19 2018

Utah Jazzs Mitchell wins Slam Dunk Contest of 2018 NBA All-Star

The NBA's greatest talents have gathered in Los Angeles this weekend to show off and compete in the All-Star Game and the other All-Star events. Everybody knows about...

Feb 19 2018

Cerrone vs. Medeiros Best UFC Draw Ever in Austin

Whatever can be written about Cerrone vs. Medeiros at UFC Austin on Sunday night, one thing is clear: the bout saw some of the greatest displays of sportsmanship MM...

Feb 18 2018

Security guard confirmed dead after school shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas

A school football coach is now fighting for his life in hospital after jumping in front of bullets to save students. Someone asked on the radio whether or not the sound...

Feb 18 2018

Liverpool pull out of race for €65m Roma star

Standing at 6ft 3in, the 25-year-old cuts an imposing physique, and he has demonstrated his exceptional shot-stopping on a consistent basis in Serie A this season. The ...

Feb 18 2018

Alex McLeish appointment as it happened

Michael O'Neill turned down the opportunity to succeed Gordon Strachan - who left his post in October after failure to reach this summer's World Cup Finals in Russian F...

Feb 18 2018

Oakland Raiders to Release Longtime Kicker Sebastian Janikowski

Janikowski spent all of last season on injured reserve with a back injury. Jon Gruden actually favored drafting either receiver Sylvester Morris or running back Sha...

Feb 17 2018

Protesters decry 'racism, plain and simple' in Colten Boushie case

The vigil is one of numerous similar events that have taken place across Canada, in Saskatoon, Ottawa, Calgary, Edmonton, Red Deer, Vancouver, Winnipeg, Kitchener and Hal...

Feb 17 2018

Amazon joins bidding for live Premier League packages

In the bidding for the Premier League rights package from 2019 to 2022 they've secured nearly everything they might have hoped for and at a discount of 16 per cent a ma...

Feb 17 2018

Lindsey Vonn 'disappointed' after bobble in super-G

Ledecka has never finished on the podium in a World Cup ski event but set a blistering pace to win in a time of one 21.11 seconds. Vonn, who took the bronze medal i...

Feb 16 2018

No NHLers, no interest as Canada roll to easy win

Thursday's game was their first meeting since Canada edged the USA 2-1 in overtime December 17 in Edmonton. Even American coach Robb Stauber was getting in on the act a...

Feb 16 2018

Olivier Giroud sends message to Chelsea FC fans about Eden Hazard

Antonio Conte said Chelsea's 3-0 defeat over West Brom has helped lift the team's attitude after recent results. But the 27-year-old attacker has been heavily link...

Feb 16 2018

Debt-laden gunmaker Remington slated to file pre-pack bankruptcy in Delaware

The plan allows for Remington to reduce its debt by $700 million and contributes $145 million of new capital into its subsidiaries, according to the company. Remington's ...

Feb 16 2018

Chelsea 3-0 West Borm

After holding off Gareth Barry while wriggling through the defense, Hazard played a one-two with new signing Olivier Giroud before stroking the ball into the bottom cor...

Feb 15 2018

Fed Cup: 10th straight semis for Czechs; Serena returns for US

But no matter what happens next-whether she decides to retire and spend more time with her family, or she roars back to win another dozen or so titles-Williams has the sa...

Feb 15 2018

Chelsea fans not exactly thrilled with Alvaro Morata's Real Madrid comment

And his response will no doubt anger Chelsea fans. 'You ask me how long he is out, maybe he needs one day, one month, or is out for the season, I don't know. I don't ...

Feb 14 2018

15-year-old Alina Zagitova Proves She Can Chase Olympic Gold

The only thing missing from Canadian figure skater Patrick Chan's resume is an Olympic gold medal. Canada's team captains, Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir , tied the a...

Feb 14 2018

Eric Radford becomes first openly gay Winter Olympian to win gold

We really tried to pretend that we were at home and we were in training. Rippon, who skated to Coldplay's O, and Arrival of the Birds by Cinematic Orchestra, won bronz...

Feb 14 2018

Ice hockey - Slovenia down United States 3-2 in overtime

But Slovenia rallied with two goals in the third period, including one with less than two minutes to go in regulation after they pulled their goalie. The Americans next...

Feb 14 2018

Will Madrid still want Neymar after PSG?

Previously, the former Real Madrid legend Ronaldo also endorsed the idea that Neymar would fit well into the jigsaw puzzle at the Santiago Bernabeu . We know how h...

Feb 14 2018

Porto vs Liverpool TV channel, kick-off time, date, odds and team news

James Milner is also pushing for a recall but I think Klopp may stick with Gini Wijnaldum and Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain after they performed well during the 2-0 win at Sou...