Stories about Sport

Авг 24 2016

Kobe Bryant Unveils a Technology, Media and Data Companies

Los Angeles declared August 24th will be "Kobe Bryant Day" and will honor Bryant's 20-year National Basketball Association career with the Lakers. Life after basketball...

Авг 24 2016

'Criminal Minds' veteran Thomas Gibson is fired from CBS drama

Extra obtained the court documents in which Thomas said, "The marriage has become insupportable because of discord or conflict of personalities. that destroys the legiti...

Авг 23 2016

Waukesha native Gwen Jorgensen wins gold

The best, maybe only, way to beat Jorgensen is to open up a gap on her during the bike and hold for dear life on the run. Hewitt, 34, was seventh and compatriot Nicky S...

Авг 23 2016

Dodgers Continue to Bring the Lumber in Win vs. Phillies

The Los Angeles Dodgers second baseman was back in town Tuesday to face his former Philadelphia Phillies for the first time since getting traded last summer. Gonzalez fol...

Авг 23 2016

Basketball: US golden run set to continue at Tokyo 2020

The Thunder play the Warriors for the first time this year November 3 in Oakland. Colangelo was brought in to the US basketball fold to rehabilitate a program that took...

Авг 23 2016

Michael Phelps adamant that he will stay retired

Back when races were only timed to one-tenth of a second, not one-hundredth as they are in the pool, USA speedskaters shared silver at the 1968 Winter Olympics. Lauer sai...

Авг 23 2016

USA wins men's basketball gold, beats Serbia 96-66

The rout capped a brilliant tenure as Team USA head coach for Krzyzewski, who signs off after guiding the U.S.to three consecutive Olympic gold medals and an astounding 8...

Авг 23 2016

Durant leads US to Olympic basketball gold

After some early bickering over defensive rotations between Thompson and DeAndre Jordan, an altered lineup featuring Jimmy Butler, Paul George and Kyle Lowry harassed Ser...

Авг 23 2016

Middlesbrough: Downing - everybody is fighting like Stuani

Mannone said: "In the last week, you lose important players through injuries, whatever it is, I don't even know, so you find yourselves with different players, and the pl...

Авг 23 2016

Nationals place RHP Strasburg on DL with sore elbow

Over his last ten starts with the Nationals' top minor league affiliate, Cole has put up a 3.86 ERA with 15 walks and 56 Ks in 63 IP. He's 8-8 with a 4.26 ERA and 1.33 WH...

Авг 23 2016

Trilogy beckons as McGregor and Diaz call for rematch

Holloway (16-3) is now riding an incredible nine fight win streak, the longest a UFC fighter has gone without fighting for a UFC title. "I respect him as a veteran", Ga...

Авг 22 2016

Neymar claims Brazil's most treasured gold

It comes two years after Germany thrashed Brazil 7-1 in the 2014 World Cup semi-finals in Belo Horizonte. Nevertheless, the capacity crowd created a fantastic atmosph...

Авг 22 2016

Rio 2016: Banned Russian athlete wins appeal to compete at Olympics

Having spent three years based in the United States, Klishina was initially deemed to be untainted by the Russian system, although her eligibility was revoked by the IAAF...

Авг 22 2016

Rio 2016 day 15: Double gold for Mo Farah

Great Britain is in the 2nd place with 27 gold, 22 silver and 17 bronze. China won their third Olympic Games women's volleyball gold with a 3-1 victory over Serbia ....

Авг 22 2016

US wins gold in Men's 400 relay

American teams have had notable failures in the 4x100 relay, including disqualification in the Beijing Games for a dropped baton and the stripping of the silver medal f...

Авг 22 2016

Louisiana governor: Donald Trump's visit 'helpful'

And with many homes underwater and uninsured, homeowners could be left without the means to rebuild and recover. News coverage of the Louisiana Floods has been sparse, ...

Авг 22 2016

US women win 6th straight Olympic hoops title

The rout was on and allows Team USA to fly home Sunday with an average victory margin of 22.5 for the tournament. Durant dominated in the first half as the US opened up...

Авг 21 2016

Rio Olympics: Hope No One Can Surpass My Records, Says Usain Bolt

Counting all the preliminaries, finals and his approximately nine-second blast down the stretch in Friday's race, Bolt has spent 325 seconds, a tad less than 5½ minutes, ...

Авг 21 2016

Algeria's Mahrez to stay at Leicester till 2020 after signing new deal

However, after last season's "fairytale", one would assume that there must be a subconscious desire to prove that the Premier League title was not merely luck or down to ...

Авг 21 2016

Basketball bronze on the line

Olympic record 16 rebounds, had nine points and kept Spanish center Pau Gasol from doing more damage in a scrappy contest. Here are five things to know from Team USA's ...