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2019-06-19, 23:28

Lovable Asshole Corey Perry's Time With The Ducks Is Over In an unsurprising yet still kind of melancholy move, the Anaheim Ducks have bought out the last two years of Corey Perry’s pricey contract, making hi...
2019-06-19, 23:26

Longtime Track Coach And One-Time Olympian Charged With Sexual Battery Against Former Athlete A longtime and prominent track coach and former Olympian was arrested in Los Angeles on Wednesday and charged with one felony count of sexual battery ...
2019-06-19, 23:26

Why everyone is talking about goalkeepers at the Women's World Cup Talking to the BBC at half-time, England coach Phil Neville said that his team was facing the best goalkeeper at the Women's World Cup. The evidence o...
2019-06-19, 22:52

Minnesota Twins place Marwin Gonzalez on IL with hamstring strain The Minnesota Twins placed infielder Marwin Gonzalez on the 10-day injured list and put right-handed relief pitcher Blake Parker on the family medical...
2019-06-19, 22:52

Watch: New York Yankees' CC Sabathia earns milestone 250th career win New York Yankees veteran starting pitcher CC Sabathia, pitching in his final season in the majors, recorded his 250th career win Wednesday night again...
2019-06-19, 21:13

Reyes' 3-run homer lifts Padres to 8-7 win vs Brewers Franmil Reyes hit a go-ahead, three-run homer in the seventh and Eric Hosmer added a two-run shot for the San Diego Padres, who overcame three homers ...
2019-06-19, 20:52

Should O.J. Simpson be verified by Twitter like other public figures? O.J. Simpson joined Twitter last week and already has more than 750,000 followers – and several copycats on the social network.   ...
2019-06-19, 20:52

John Cena pays off $1 bet after Padres prospect Logan Allen makes MLB debut Actor/wrestler John Cena pays off bet he made with a Padres pitching prospect after Logan Allen made his Major League Baseball debut.   ...
2019-06-19, 20:52

Dominican prosecutors say David Ortiz was not intended target in shooting The Dominican Republic’s chief prosecutor said Boston Red Sox icon David Ortiz was not the intended target of the attack but was merely the vict...
2019-06-19, 20:52

Cops: David Ortiz's Shooting Was An Unlikely Case Of Mistaken Identity Dominican Republic Attorney General Jean Alain Rodríguez announced new findings Wednesday afternoon in the non-fatal shooting of Red Sox all-timer Dav...
2019-06-19, 20:13

Five Great Tools For Polishing Silver, Even If You Hate Polishing Silver I’m one of those weird people (full stop) who loves polishing silver. I dunno! To me, it’s just a very easy and satisfying job that ends with a bright...
2019-06-19, 20:13

Wild Man Max Scherzer Is Pitching With A Huge Shiner One Day After Breaking His Nose Tuesday afternoon Max Scherzer broke his nose during batting practice, while working on his bunting. Among the many reasons this was unfortunate is po...
2019-06-19, 20:13

'We've learned a lot from him': Luis Rubiales after Luis Enrique steps down as Spain coach - video Spain coach Luis Enrique stood down on Wednesday for 'personal reasons' after 11 months in charge. The former Barcelona coach will be replaced by his ...
2019-06-19, 19:39

Simon Speirs' family fear more lives could be at risk in Clipper race Amateur sailor’s widow Margaret says company has ‘failed in so many ways’The family of an amateur sailor who died after being swept overboard in a rou...
2019-06-19, 19:39

Neville looks forward to ‘business end’ of World Cup as England cruise through • Manager will not compromise on style or rotation tactics• England to face a third-placed team in last 16 on SundayPhil Neville looked forward to the...
2019-06-19, 19:39

Colorado police looking for man in brawl at baseball game involving 7-year-olds Authorities investigating fist fight during youth baseball gameFour people involved have been cited for disorderly conductColorado authorities say the...
2019-06-19, 19:39

Ellen White’s double sinks Japan and seals top spot in group for England It was not exactly a flawless performance but England head north to Valenciennes for Sunday’s last 16 game trailing a perfect record. Three wins out o...
2019-06-19, 19:39

Scotland crash out of Women’s World Cup after dramatic Argentina comeback Scotland crashed out of the World Cup in dramatic style after throwing away a three-goal lead against Argentina. They looked to be cruising but a five...
2019-06-19, 19:39

Feliciano Lopez 'absolutely denies' match-fixing link ahead of Andy Murray doubles match-up Feliciano Lopez has launched a fierce denial of any link to match-fixing and said he hopes the controversy will not overshadow Andy Murray's return to...
2019-06-19, 19:39

Royal Ascot: Double delight for Frankie Dettori as Crystal Ocean lands knockout blow Frankie Dettori proved yet again he is the king of Ascot as he ruled the waves with a memorable double - highlighted by a masterful ride on Crystal Oc...
2019-06-19, 19:39

England 2 Japan 0, Women's World Cup 2019: Ellen White bags third win for Lionesses as Toni Duggan returns Ellen White scored a brilliant double as England beat Japan 2-0 to finish top of Group D and set-up a last-16 clash against one of the best third-plac...
2019-06-19, 19:39

South Africa captain Faf du Plessis laments batting display as New Zealand defeat crushes World Cup hopes South Africa captain Faf du Plessis was once again left ruing a poor batting performance as defeat against New Zealand all but ended his side's World ...
2019-06-19, 19:39

Afghan Coach Phil Simmons To Spill Beans On Chief Selector Post WC Afghanistan coach Phil Simmons indicated in a tweet that he will reveal how chief selector Dawlat Ahmadzai's actions affected the team's preparation f...
2019-06-19, 19:39

I-League Clubs Plan Legal Action After AIFF Increases Super Cup Fine All India Football Federation has increased the penalty on I-League clubs for their non-participation in the Super Cup from Rs 10 lakh to Rs 27.5 lakh...
2019-06-19, 19:39

Mumbai Indians Pacer Rasikh Salam Suspended For Two Years For Age Fraud The board in a release announced that Prabhat Maurya has replaced Rasikh Salam in the India U-19 squad that is set to play a one-day tri-series in Eng...
2019-06-19, 19:39

England beats Japan 2-0 to clinch top spot in Group D England remained undefeated at the Women's World Cup and clinched top spot in its group with a 2-0 victory over Japan on Wednesday   &...
2019-06-19, 19:00

With short window after season's end, Warriors turn to draft Warriors general manager Bob Myers is still emotionally spent after watching superstars Kevin Durant and Klay Thompson go down with serious injuries i...
2019-06-19, 19:00

Dan Hughes set to resume coaching Seattle Storm Storm coach Dan Hughes is back as the head coach of the team after stepping away for the first month of the season because of cancer   ...
2019-06-19, 19:00

Braves place Newcomb on 7-day concussion injured list Braves pitcher Sean Newcomb has been placed on the seven-day injured list for players with concussion symptoms after telling the team he felt uncomfor...
2019-06-19, 19:00

NBA draft: Ranking the five most prolific classes of all time Since 1947, some of the sport's greats have made their way into the NBA via the draft. But over time, some classes stand out more than others. &...
2019-06-19, 19:00

Zion Williamson on NBA future, comparisons to LeBron: 'I'm just trying to be first Zion' Zion Williamson, the projected No. 1 pick in Thursday's NBA draft, has lofty expectations for himself in his rookie season and beyond.  ...
2019-06-19, 19:00

Report: ESPN plans to stop featuring LaVar Ball after inappropriate remark to Molly Qerim LaVar Ball had made an inappropriate remark to ESPN's Molly Qerim during Monday's airing of First Take.       ...
2019-06-19, 19:00

Max Scherzer, sporting a 'nice shiner,' will pitch with broken nose Max Scherzer, who broke his nose Tuesday during batting practice, plans to pitch the second game of a DH on Wednesday, says Nationals manager.  ...
2019-06-19, 19:00

Tim Tebow meets with UNC-Charlotte shooting survivor before game Before Wednesday's minor-league game, Tebow took the time to meet with Drew Pescaro, a survivor of the UNC-Charlotte shooting.    ...
2019-06-19, 19:00

Opinion: NBA draft exciting, fast-paced and totally overrated The picks and moves during the NBA draft won't seem nearly as important after Thursday night's initial brouhaha.     &#...
2019-06-19, 19:00

Opinion: Three years later, Sweden still talking trash about Rio Olympic win over U.S. women Their loss to Sweden in the quarterfinals of the 2016 Rio Olympics was the U.S. women's earliest exit at a major international tournament.  ...
2019-06-19, 19:00

Girls say Connecticut’s transgender athlete policy violates Title IX, file federal complaint The complaint says that the policy, which allows athletes to compete in sports corresponding with their gender identity, has put the girls at a compet...
2019-06-19, 18:26

The Washington Wizards’ lack of a GM is getting curiouser and curiouser Team owner Ted Leonsis says he’s content to let Tommy Sheppard steer the franchise through the NBA draft and free agency as the search for a permanent...
2019-06-19, 18:26

U.S. soccer trashes any talk of tanking vs. Sweden A loss to its longtime rival in the group stage finale would delay a potential matchup with powerful France. But Abby Dalhkemper said, “It’s in our te...
2019-06-19, 18:26

Back in action at last, Nationals open doubleheader with 6-2 win over Phillies Gerardo Parra — with his new walk-up music, children’s anthem “Baby Shark” — delivered at the plate and defensively, and Patrick Corbin bounced back....
2019-06-19, 18:26

Fantasy Baseball Prospect Call Up: Zac Gallen an immediate must-add? Minor-league breakout Zac Gallen becomes the latest promising arm to get a shot in the Marlins rotation, and he's worth scrambling to pick up on waive...
2019-06-19, 18:13

Nationals' Max Scherzer to make Wednesday start despite broken nose Despite breaking his nose in a freak accident during batting practice Tuesday, Washington Nationals pitcher Max Scherzer will make his scheduled start...
2019-06-19, 17:52

The Texans' Attempt To Hire A GM Was Cartoonishly Inept It’s been 12 days since the Texans abruptly fired GM Brian Gaine, and their search for Gaine’s replacement has apparently ended with [checks notes aft...
2019-06-19, 17:52

Lucas Giolito, Who Was The Worst Starter In Baseball, Is Now An Ace It only feels like every strange or new thing that could happen in baseball has already happened. Lucas Giolito, who is currently pitching better than...
2019-06-19, 17:52

The End Of Argentina-Scotland Was A Fucking Mess Scotland just had to defend a 3-0 lead over the final 20 minutes of their match on Wednesday against Argentina in order to make it to the knockout sta...
2019-06-19, 17:52

| Lopez denies match fixing allegations Spanish tennis player Feliciano Lopez categorically denied a report that a match he and doubles partner Marc Lopez lost at Wimbledon in 2017 was fixed...
2019-06-19, 16:26

| Del Potro suffers fresh injury scare in win at rain-affected Queen's Juan Martin del Potro progressed to round two at a rain-affected Queen's, but at a cost as the Argentine ended the match hobbling after slipping on a ...
2019-06-19, 16:26

Carrie Underwood and NFL stole 'Sunday Night Football' theme: lawsuit Country music superstar Carrie Underwood, the National Football League and NBC were sued on Wednesday for allegedly copying the "Game On" theme song u...
2019-06-19, 16:26

Del Potro beats Shapovalov on another rain-hit day at Queen's Club Juan Martin del Potro powered past Canadian Denis Shapovalov 7-5 6-4 and into the second round of the Queen's Club Championships on Wednesday as spell...
2019-06-19, 16:26

Koepka to stick with same British Open preparation plan World number one Brooks Koepka is not going to compete the week before next month's British Open, but will cross the Atlantic early to play links golf...
2019-06-19, 16:26

Williamson: 'I'm just trying to be the first Zion' A relaxed Zion Williamson met with the media in New York on Wednesday, the day before he's expected to become the No. 1 overall pick in the NBA draft ...
2019-06-19, 16:26

Stosur prepared for qualifying battles to stop rankings slide Former U.S. Open champion Samantha Stosur says she is prepared to slog through qualifying draws to restore her ranking having slipped outside the worl...
2019-06-19, 16:26

The UFC's Pride Month Shirts Can't Hide How It Really Feels Shortly following the start of Pride Month in June, the UFC joined in the grand tradition of brands glomming onto the LGBTQ+ rights movement in order ...
2019-06-19, 15:52

Rays' Cy Young winner Snell chased by Yankees after 1 out Rays left-hander Blake Snell was pulled after one out against the New York Yankees in one of the worst outings ever by a Cy Young Award winner  ...
2019-06-19, 15:52

Red Sox RHP Velázquez pitches once, back on injured list The Boston Red Sox have put right-hander Hector Velázquez on the 10-day injured list, a day after a recurrence of back trouble that sidelined h...
2019-06-19, 15:52

After lottery setback, Hawks look to add to young core Even though the lottery didn't work as they hoped, the Atlanta Hawks are preparing for another intriguing draft      &#...
2019-06-19, 15:52

Marseille forfeits $2M prize money in UEFA finance case Marseille will pay UEFA 2 million euros ($2.24 million) for breaking financial fair play rules monitoring spending on player transfers and wages ...
2019-06-19, 15:52

Lefties Mickelson, Watson look to add to wins at Travelers Lefties Phil Mickelson and Bubba Watson have combined for 5 wins in Connecticut, but will be in the same Travelers field for the 1st time this week. ...
2019-06-19, 15:52

High school coach born without arms and legs: 'Together, we've proved all of them wrong' High school football coach Rob Mendez, born without arms or legs, will be this year's recipient of the Jimmy V Award for Perseverance at the ESPY...
2019-06-19, 15:52

J.T. Realmuto emerges as rock among Phillies' stars: 'His toughness is already legendary' The trade for J.T. Realmuto didn't get the fanfare of Bryce Harper's signing, but the catcher has become the heart of this young Phillies te...
2019-06-19, 15:52

'I saw the body of a brother and a best friend.' How college player deals with depression, loss of teammate In an open letter, Ball State's Trey Moses writes about losing his friend and teammate Zach Hollywood to suicide and confronts his own depression...
2019-06-19, 15:52

USA Gymnastics releases new Safe Sport policy, signals 'next step' to athlete safety USA Gymnastics’ new policy now defines other kinds of misconduct or abuse, including emotional and physical abuse, bullying and hazing.  &...
2019-06-19, 15:52

Police investigating brawl that broke out among adults at Colorado youth baseball game Police said the fight occurred when coaches and parents started throwing punches during a game for 7-year-olds that featured a 13-year-old umpire. &#...
2019-06-19, 15:52

Max Scherzer plans to pitch Wednesday with broken nose, says Nationals manager Max Scherzer, who broke his nose Tuesday during batting practice, plans to pitch the second game of a DH on Wednesday, says Nationals manager.  ...
2019-06-19, 15:52

What happened? Seven college basketball stars who didn't make it in the NBA With every NBA draft comes players who impressed in college but can’t quite make it in the big leagues. We take a look at some of those players....
2019-06-19, 15:52

Memphis Grizzlies star Mike Conley traded to Utah Jazz Mike Conley is one of the best, most consistent point guards in the league, and his addition shows that Utah is looking to take another step forward. ...
2019-06-19, 15:52

Opinion: MLB umpires union's outburst was childish, unacceptable The MLB Umpires Association lashed out on Tuesday about the perceived leniency of Manny Machado's one-game suspension.     &...
2019-06-19, 15:52

Valentina Vezzali: Six-time Olympic champion… but this bronze was her greatest moment "We revisit Valentina Vezzali’s bronze medal match from London 2012 – a bout that proved you should never give up. Head to the Olympic Channel to watc...
2019-06-19, 15:39

Why former champion Randall Bailey is getting involved in bare knuckle boxing 'Bored' 44-year-old Randall Bailey tells James Slater that he wanted 'a little fun' and got into bare knuckle boxing The post Why former champion Rand...
2019-06-19, 15:39

Boxing News at Five: Joshua fancies doing the Ruiz Jnr rematch at MSG again, Wilder vs. Fury II could happen sooner than we think Tyson Fury and Deontay Wilder II could be fast-tracked following Fury's Vegas debut, and Anthony Joshua wants to go back to New York The post Boxing N...
2019-06-19, 15:39

Andrew Cancio: ‘I’ve got to strike while it’s hot right now’ Ahead of his crucial WBA title rematch with Alberto Machado, Andrew Cancio is still putting in shifts at the Southern California Gas Company. He speak...
2019-06-19, 15:39

Tommy Philbin: ‘Do speak up. Take all the help you can get. Help will make you better’ Tommy Philbin remembers Connor Law and reflects on his own struggles. He speaks to George Storr The post Tommy Philbin: ‘Do speak up. Take all t...
2019-06-19, 15:39

World Rugby scraps plans for Nations Championship due to lack of support • Project dead after ‘lack of consensus on key issues’• Six Nations unions resistant to idea of promotion and relegationGlobal rugby union is braced f...
2019-06-19, 15:39

Emiliano Sala: man arrested over death of footballer Police investigating death of player in plane crash arrest man aged 64 from YorkshireDetectives investigating the death of the Cardiff City footballer...
2019-06-19, 15:39

Chicago White Sox to extend protective netting to foul poles at ballpark The Chicago White Sox on Tuesday announced their plan to extend protective netting to the foul poles at Guarantee Rate Field in wake of a foul ball th...
2019-06-19, 15:39

NFL reporter receives backlash over joke about smashing child's participation trophy NFL reporter Albert Breer created a firestorm on social media Monday after he joked about smashing his child’s participation trophy that they received...
2019-06-19, 15:39

Tennis players stop mid-game to show off impressive soccer skills A tennis match between Benoit Paire and Jo-Wilfried Tsonga took a bizarre turn Tuesday when both players decided to show off their soccer skills in th...
2019-06-19, 15:39

Horse dies of suspected heart attack in middle of race at Maryland track Follow the Petals had taken the lead in her race at a Maryland horse track on Sunday when moments later the 5-year-old animal died of a suspected hear...
2019-06-19, 15:39

Rob Gronkowski happy to be accepted in Buffalo again, makes huge donation to children's hospital Rob Gronkowski grew up miles outside Buffalo but became enemy No. 1 because he dominated the game for years as a tight end with the New England Patrio...
2019-06-19, 15:39

Houston Rockets GM shoots down rumor about Chris Paul, James Harden's fractured relationship Houston Rockets general manager Daryl Morey shot down rumors that the relationship between two of his star players was “unsalvageable” and that one of...
2019-06-19, 15:39

Memphis Grizzlies to trade star Mike Conley Jr to Utah Jazz for multiple players, draft picks: reports The Memphis Grizzlies agreed to trade point guard Mike Conley Jr. to the Utah Jazz for a package of players and multiple draft picks, according to mul...
2019-06-19, 15:39

Memphis Grizzlies player, 19, learns about hotel check-in age requirements Memphis Grizzlies forward Jaren Jackson Jr. is learning the hard way what it is like to be a young NBA star and try to check in to hotels during the o...
2019-06-19, 15:39

MLB slams umpires union over tweet accusing Padres' Manny Machado of committing 'violence in the workplace' Major League Baseball and its umpire’s union are publicly feuding after the latter accused San Diego Padres star Manny Machado of committing “violence...
2019-06-19, 15:39

Harrison Barnes to decline $25.1 million player option with Sacramento Kings: report Sacramento Kings forward Harrison Barnes will reportedly decline his $25.1 million player option and become an unrestricted free agent once the period...
2019-06-19, 15:39

Buffalo Bills looking for lucky couple to hold wedding during halftime against New England Patriots A wedding is supposed to the most important day of a couple’s life and the Buffalo Bills are asking whether anyone would want to celebrate it at a gam...
2019-06-19, 15:39

Washington Nationals' Max Scherzer plans to start despite breaking nose during batting practice Washington Nationals star Max Scherzer is still set to start Wednesday night against the Philadelphia Phillies despite a bizarre incident he had durin...
2019-06-19, 15:39

Khris Middleton to decline $13 million player option with Milwaukee Bucks: report Milwaukee Bucks swingman Khris Middleton will reportedly decline his $13 million player option to become an unrestricted free agent when the period op...
2019-06-19, 15:39

Charlotte Hornets' Michael Kidd-Gilchrist exercises $13 million player option for next season: report While several big-name NBA players appear to be ready to opt out of their current contracts, Charlotte Hornets forward Michael Kidd-Gilchrist reported...
2019-06-19, 15:39

Machado hopes lightning doesn't strike twice in rematch with Cancio Alberto Machado is determined to put the first loss of his career behind him in a rematch with Andrew Cancio on Friday, and he vows to be better prepa...
2019-06-19, 15:13

Stock car racing turns 70: Richard Petty recalls wild first race in 1949 On Jan. 19, 1949, drivers and moonshiners arrived in Charlotte, North Carolina, in Buicks, Mercurys and Cadillacs with numbers duct-taped on the car d...
2019-06-19, 15:13

Brady throws to suspended Gordon in workout Patriots quarterback Tom Brady posted a GIF on his Instagram account of him throwing to suspended wide receiver Josh Gordon during a workout, which a ...
2019-06-19, 15:13

Zion on comparisons: 'I just look to be myself' Despite the expectation that Zion Williams will go to the Pelicans with the top pick in the NBA Draft Thursday night, Williamson says he doesn't feel ...
2019-06-19, 15:13

Sources: Conley sent to Jazz for 3 players, picks Guard Mike Conley is headed to the Utah Jazz in a trade that sends Grayson Allen, Kyle Korver, Jae Crowder and two draft picks to the Memphis Grizzlie...
2019-06-19, 15:13

Amazing Amy: Meet Gary Woodland's U.S. Open inspiration Amy Bockerstette started taking golf lessons at 14 with the hope of playing with her family. She became the first person with Down syndrome to earn a ...
2019-06-19, 15:13

| Mendy honoured to join Zidane's Real Madrid Ferland Mendy has said it will be an honour to play for a "legend" like Zinedine Zidane after Real Madrid's new left-back was unveiled at the Santiago...
2019-06-19, 15:01

| There's something about these Bulls… The Bulls discovering in late tournament something compatriots found elusive - a bit of consistency - gives them a chance in Wellington, says Rob Houw...
2019-06-19, 15:01

| Djokovic in low key Wimbledon build-up Novak Djokovic says he had decided to skip playing a Wimbledon warm-up tournament this year inorder to rest and recover from a long clay-court season....
2019-06-19, 15:01

| Viviani cuts past Sagan for Swiss win Italian road-race champion Elia Viviani outfoxed overall leader and triple world title holder Peter Sagan to clinch stage five of the Tour de Suisse....
2019-06-19, 15:01

| After losing arm, Zimbabwean footballer returns to pitch Zimbabwean footballer Hardlife Zvirekwi looks like any other member of his football team as he dribbles fast down the wing, but just last year he lost...
2019-06-19, 15:01

| Herbert battles into last eight in Halle France's Pierre-Hugues Herbert fought back to beat Sergiy Stakhovsky 2-6, 7-6 (7/2), 6-4 and reach the quarter-finals of the ATP 500 tournament in Hal...
2019-06-19, 15:01

| World Rugby scraps controversial Nations Championship plans World Rugby has scrapped controversial plans to introduce a Nations Championship saying that resistance to the idea had brought about their decision....
2019-06-19, 15:01

Spaniard Feliciano Lopez denies match-fixing allegations Spanish tennis player Feliciano Lopez has denied any involvement in match-fixing after his name was mentioned in a media report concerning a doubles m...
2019-06-19, 15:01

IOC proposes Tokyo 2020 Games boxing plan without AIBA The International Olympic Committee (IOC) on Wednesday thrashed out the plan for the boxing qualification and competition for next year's Tokyo 2020 O...
2019-06-19, 15:01

Khachanov overcomes Struff to advance in Halle Russian Karen Khachanov overcame a mid-match wobble to beat home favorite Jan-Lennard Struff 6-3 3-6 6-4 on Wednesday and reach the Halle Open quarter...
2019-06-19, 15:01

Kristyna beats Karolina in battle of Pliskova twins Kristyna Pliskova pulled off the biggest win of her career but it was bad news for twin sister Karolina who was on the receiving end of a 6-2 3-6 7-6(...
2019-06-19, 15:01

USA Gymnastics updates Safe Sport Policy After being rocked by a sexual abuse scandal, USA Gymnastics on Wednesday released an updated Safe Sport Policy designed to provide clearer guidelines...
2019-06-19, 15:01

‘Why am I different?’ Behind this WNBA player’s activism was a search for the answer. Natasha Cloud is using her platform with the Washington Mystics to challenge D.C. officials to address gun violence. “You know, I didn’t grow up that ...
2019-06-19, 14:52

Venezuela Made A Pact With The VAR Devil For most of my lifetime, Venezuela has been chum for the sharks of South America. La Vinotinto have never qualified for a World Cup, have never even m...
2019-06-19, 14:39

It Just Keeps Getting Worse For The Celtics Think back to two summers ago. The Boston Celtics, after enduring yet another round of criticism for failing to dig into their war chest of draft pick...
2019-06-19, 14:39

This Dumb League Does It Again In December, commissioner Gary Bettman announced that the NHL salary cap would rise $3.5 million for the 2019–20 season, to $83 million. In the last c...
2019-06-19, 14:39

Getting A Medal From Donald Trump Fits Jerry West All Too Well Have you ever seen Popstar: Never Stop Never Stopping, The Lonely Island’s 2016 mockumentary about a very specific kind of post-Obama cultural success...
2019-06-19, 14:39

Spring Football Will Never Work And Charlie Ebersol Sure As Hell Wasn't The Man To Do It Last week, Seth Wickersham of ESPN published a thorough and damning tick-tock of the conception and near-instant immolation of the Alliance of America...
2019-06-19, 14:39

The Revenge of the Poverty-Stricken College Professors Is Underway in Florida. And It's Big. “Two half-time adjunct jobs do not make a full-time income. Far from it,” Ximena Barrientos says. “I’m lucky that I have my own apartment. I have no i...
2019-06-19, 14:39

Skip Bayless Falls For A Fake Woj Tweet About Chris Paul Mocking James Harden's "Manboobs" Have you heard the news? If you watched FS1's Second Take this morning, you did: the Rockets backcourt’s toxic situation got so bad in part becaus...
2019-06-19, 14:39

Untimely Sprinklers Derail Match Point Life can be rough on the ATP Challenger tour, one rung below the pro tour you see on TV. World No. 317 Adam Pavlásek was just a point away from lockin...
2019-06-19, 14:39

Mike Conley Traded To Utah Jazz For Some Crud Remember the decade basketbloggers and analysts spent appending the word “underrated” to every single mention of Mike Conley’s name? Then he signed wh...
2019-06-19, 14:39

Tyler Boyd's Long, Strange Journey To The USMNT Was Worth It While the United States Women’s National Team is in France mounting what looks destined to be a hellacious defense of their World Cup title, their dis...
2019-06-19, 14:39

Neymar Can't Really Be On The Move Again, Can He? Two years after Neymar wasn’t going to leave Barcelona for PSG, only to then leave Barcelona for PSG, there is now a new storm of speculation hinting ...
2019-06-19, 14:39

Padres Pitcher Shines In Major-League Debut, Also Wins Bet With His Good Friend John Cena A pitcher making his first MLB start against the Milwaukee Brewers’ fearsome offense is already a daunting scenario, but add the pressure of John Cena...
2019-06-19, 14:39

Frankie Dettori lights up rainswept Royal Ascot with second-day double • Ebullient jockey wins Prince of Wales’s on Crystal Ocean• Rider opened day with victory on Raffle Prize in Queen MaryFrankie Dettori took over on da...
2019-06-19, 13:52

Eoin Morgan’s six-hitting spree has got England buzzing, says Joe Root • Batsman unsurprised by Morgan’s 17 sixes against Afghanistan• ‘It gives the dressing room a huge amount of confidence’Eoin Morgan claimed his six-hi...
2019-06-19, 13:52

England’s Jack Nowell in fitness race for Rugby World Cup after ankle surgery • Exeter’s Rob Baxter expects wing to be fit for tournament• Eddie Jones to name preliminary England squad on ThursdayEngland face a Rugby World Cup w...
2019-06-19, 13:52

Scotland v Argentina: Women's World Cup 2019 – live! Women’s World Cup updates from the Group D finaleJapan v England – live! Follow our MBM report nowAnd feel free to email Barry or tweet him @bglendenn...
2019-06-19, 13:52

The Fiver | Paul Scholes and that breach of football betting regulations Sign up now! Sign up now! Sign up now? Sign up now!Reading the story detailing how Paul Scholes was hauled before the Football Association beaks to an...
2019-06-19, 13:52

Everton set to land £22m Gomes but Burnley hit by Heaton contract blow • Barcelona midfielder André Gomes close to Everton transfer• Goalkeeper Tom Heaton rejects new contract at Turf MoorEverton are close to the permanen...
2019-06-19, 13:52

Japan v England: Women's World Cup 2019 – live! Women’s World Cup updates from the Group D finaleScotland v Argentina – live! Follow our MBM report nowAnd feel free to email Paul or tweet him @Paul_...
2019-06-19, 13:52

Andy Murray’s doubles partner Feliciano López denies match fixing • Spanish digital newspaper alleges betting scam in 2017• López to play alongside returning Murray at Queen’s ClubFeliciano López sought to restore so...
2019-06-19, 13:52

I was heartbroken when I called Sweden cowards. Now rawness is accepted | Hope Solo I did not express myself well after USA’s loss to Sweden at the Rio 2016. But US Soccer made sure it exploited my comments for its own endsThis World ...
2019-06-19, 13:52

Giants QB Daniel Jones focussed on competition, not Yankees boos New York Giants rookie quarterback Daniel Jones said he didn't pay a lot of attention to the booing he received during an appearance at Yankee Stadium...
2019-06-19, 13:26

Gold Cup: Tyler Boyd scores twice, USA beats Guyana Tyler Boyd netted two second half scores in the United States Men's National Team's 4-0 win against Guyana in a group stage match at the CONCACAF Gold...
2019-06-19, 13:26

Watch: Yankees' Cameron Maybin homers in fourth consecutive game New York Yankees outfielder Cameron Maybin became the first Yankees outfielder in nearly 30 years to hit home runs in four consecutive games with his ...
2019-06-19, 13:26

QB Brett Favre staying retired, Instagram announcement was fake Legendary quarterback Brett Favre says he isn't coming out of retirement. An Instagram announcement declaring his return to the NFL, he said, was a ho...
2019-06-19, 13:26

Yankees vs. Rays: Blake Snell will help Tampa Bay avoid sweep Ripley’s Believe It or Not” is back on the air. This Sunday’s episode explores how Bill de Blasio is still a presidential candidate. How Albany voted ...
2019-06-19, 13:26

Molly Qerim waiting for one thing after ‘inappropriate’ LaVar Ball comment Molly Qerim is still waiting on an apology from LaVar Ball. Addressing the comment made by the Big Baller Brand patriarch during his appearance on ...
2019-06-19, 13:26

NBA Draft 2019: How each team can address its biggest need For all the talk, the NBA Draft ultimately comes down to making your team better. It’s a simple, yet labyrinthine concept — one that centers aro...
2019-06-19, 13:26

Justus Sheffield has been a mess with Mariners This is not what the Mariners thought they were getting when they acquired Justus Sheffield. His first season in Seattle’s organization has been...
2019-06-19, 13:26

Walker Lockett is Mets’ surprising answer for Noah Syndergaard injury ATLANTA — The Mets will bring in new blood in trying to fill Noah Syndergaard’s vacancy in the rotation. To that end, the team plans to call up right-...
2019-06-19, 13:26

Kevin Durant confidant gives peek into free agency mindset Kevin Durant’s Achilles injury occurred nine days ago in Toronto. His surgery to repair the rupture occurred one week ago in New York. ESPN’s Jay Will...
2019-06-19, 13:26

Don’t dismiss Bilal Powell in crowded Jets backfield As the Jets get close to training camp, I am going to examine the roster and give you my top 25 players. Each weekday, we will reveal another person o...
2019-06-19, 13:26

Only scenario where Yankees would blow by highest luxury tax The looming luxury tax won’t hold the Yankees back. Hal Steinbrenner said Wednesday morning he would be willing to surpass the highest luxury tax thre...
2019-06-19, 13:26

Lakers in desperate scramble to create more cap space The Lakers are trying to add their next piece. Los Angeles is scrambling to reshape the blockbuster Anthony Davis trade with the Pelicans and create $...
2019-06-19, 13:26

Flyers’ questionable Kevin Hayes signing continues trend The Flyers have been one of the most aggressive NHL teams this offseason, and that continues with their big-money pact with former Ranger Kevin Hayes....
2019-06-19, 13:26

Grizzlies trade Mike Conley to Jazz in NBA shakeup Anthony Davis isn’t the only superstar being traded before Thursday’s NBA Draft. According to the Athletic, the Jazz have acquired star po...
2019-06-19, 13:26

Tiger Woods gets over US Open disappointment in Thailand Tiger Woods is in vacation mode. Following last week’s US Open, in which he finished out of contention at 2-under, Woods was recently spotted in...
2019-06-19, 13:26

Yankees trade didn’t move needle, but info can be gleaned Though media buzzed, betting markets barely blinked when the Yankees acquired American League home run leader Edwin Encarnacion from the Mariners this...
2019-06-19, 13:26

Nick Caserio wants out in growing Patriots’ headache As the Tom Brady-Bill Belichick era starts to wind down (eventually, we assume), things appear to be getting messy in New England. The Patriots want t...
2019-06-19, 13:26

Paul Pogba's behaviour questioned by ex-Real Madrid president amid uncertainty over Man Utd future Former Real Madrid president Ramon Calderon admits Paul Pogba is a "top player" and is causing excitement within Los Blancos' fanbase but expressed co...
2019-06-19, 12:39

Kyle Walker: New Man City contract an easy decision after trophy haul Kyle Walker claims it was an "easy decision" to commit his future to Manchester City after signing a two-year extension with the Premier League champi...
2019-06-19, 12:39

Fernando Ricksen throws birthday party for daughter, 7, at hospice where he is battling Motor Neurone Disease Former Glasgow Rangers footballer Fernando Ricksen threw a birthday party for his seven-year-old at the hospice where he is battling Motor Neurone Dis...
2019-06-19, 12:39

Pliskova twins gear up for Birmingham sister act World number three Karolina Pliskova says she will have to battle nerves and strange emotions when she faces her twin sister Kristyna in the main draw...
2019-06-19, 12:01

Mercedes can take sequence of success into double figures Formula One champions Mercedes can stretch their unbeaten run into double figures in France on Sunday while rivals Ferrari and Sebastian Vettel still ...
2019-06-19, 12:01

Italian PM Conte will attend 2026 Games vote to back Milan - source Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte will attend an International Olympic Committee vote on Monday to support Milan and Cortina D'Ampezzo's bid to la...
2019-06-19, 12:01

MLB roundup: Blackmon makes history in Rockies' rout Charlie Blackmon became the first Colorado player to have at least three hits in five consecutive games as the Rockies beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 8...
2019-06-19, 12:01

Russian anti-doping chief says athletics culture at odds with reinstatement push Russian anti-doping chief Yuri Ganus said on Wednesday that the country's suspended athletics federation was not doing enough to stamp out doping cult...
2019-06-19, 12:01

Wrong to remove World Cup fans advocating for Iranian women - FIFA World soccer governing body FIFA says it was wrong for stewards to intervene and remove two fans at a women's World Cup match in France on Saturday be...
2019-06-19, 12:01

Luis Enrique resigns as Spain coach for personal reasons Spain's national soccer team coach Luis Enrique has resigned for personal reasons and will be replaced by his number two, Robert Moreno, the country's...
2019-06-19, 12:01

Kyrgios is not such a bad guy, says Djokovic Novak Djokovic does not have a problem with his outspoken peer on the men's ATP Tour Nick Kyrgios or the Australian's stinging remarks regarding the S...
2019-06-19, 12:01

French Open champion Barty makes smooth transition to grass French Open champion Ashleigh Barty made a smooth transition from Parisian clay to British lawns as the Australian opened her grasscourt campaign with...
2019-06-19, 12:01

Top Swiss prosecutor recuses himself from football corruption probe Swiss Attorney General Michael Lauber will no longer participate in meetings about his department's probe into corruption in world soccer, his office ...
2019-06-19, 12:01

Platini 'hurt' by questioning over Qatar 2022 World Cup corruption allegations Former UEFA President Michel Platini says he has been left feeling 'hurt' after being detained as part of a corruption investigation over the awarding...
2019-06-19, 10:39

White Sox will extend protective netting to foul poles The Chicago White Sox will be extending the protective netting in the team's ballpark, a couple of weeks after a girl was struck by a foul ball during...
2019-06-19, 10:39

India suffer blow as Shikhar Dhawan ruled out of Cricket World Cup • India ask ICC to allow Dhawan to be replaced by Rishabh Pant• Afghanistan coach Simmons’s rift with chief selector deepensIndia’s World Cup prospect...
2019-06-19, 10:26

Luis Enrique steps down as Spain coach after 11 months in charge 49-year-old leaves post for personal reasonsAssistant Roberto Moreno takes over national teamThe Spain coach, Luis Enrique, has stepped down and will ...
2019-06-19, 10:26

Paul Scholes apologises after being fined £8,000 for breaking betting rules • ‘It was a genuine mistake,’ says former Manchester United player• Scholes’s 140 bets included eight on United and one on ValenciaPaul Scholes has be...
2019-06-19, 10:26

Mats Hummels to rejoin Borussia Dortmund from Bayern for £34m • Defender will complete transfer subject to a medical• Fee for Hummels understood to include add-onsMats Hummels is to rejoin Bayern Munich from Boru...
2019-06-19, 10:26

Atlético Madrid set to win race to sign João Félix from Benfica Manchester City and United had also shown an interestAtlético hoping to pay less than €120m release clauseAtlético Madrid are close to signing the Ben...
2019-06-19, 10:26

Watch: Jamaica goalie whiffs clearance, allows easy goal at Women's World Cup Jamaican goalie Nicole McClure surrendered an easy goal to Sam Kerr and whiffing on an attempted clearance during a loss to Australia at the 2019 FIFA...
2019-06-19, 09:26

Rockets GM Daryl Morey says Chris Paul never requested trade Houston Rockets general manager Daryl Morey refuted the idea that Rockets point guard Chris Paul requested a trade over his relationship with teammate...
2019-06-19, 09:26

The Steelers think they’ll be just fine on offense, and more NFL offseason takeaways Pittsburgh is retooling after losing Le'Veon Bell and Antonio Brown. Plus, the Cardinals adopted the Air Raid, and the Jaguars are dealing with distra...
2019-06-19, 09:13

The NHL can thank women’s hockey for molding its top prospect into Barry Sanders on skates The presumptive No. 1 pick in the NHL draft has a first-round pick as his older brother, a potential NHLer as his little brother and a title-winning c...
2019-06-19, 09:13

Shikhar Dhawan ruled out of Cricket World Cup as Rishabh Pant gets call-up Shikhar Dhawan has been ruled out of the remainder of the World Cup after it was revealed a thumb fracture would leave the India opener in a cast unti...
2019-06-19, 08:52

Why unlikely leadoff man Kyle Schwarber makes the Cubs so dangerous "It gives us a lot of punch to start the game." Schwarber isn't a traditional top-of-the-order hitter, but the Chicago slugger is finding success in h...
2019-06-19, 08:39

'The Midwest vibe': What Omaha reveals about the state of baseball Every June the College World Series turns a Nebraska city into the epicenter of the baseball universe. This year, MLB joined the fun. The result? A un...
2019-06-19, 08:39

Hernandez hits grand slam in Dodgers' 9-0 rout of Giants Clayton Kershaw combined with two relievers on a four-hit shutout, Enriquè Hernàndez had a pinch-hit grand slam to highlight a six-run s...
2019-06-19, 08:39

Wedding to follow World Cup for US teammates Krieger, Harris The tie that binds U.S. defender Ali Krieger and American goalkeeper Ashlyn Harris is likely the strongest at the tournament: They got engaged last ye...
2019-06-19, 08:39

Kepler's hit in 17th gives Twins 4-3 win over Red Sox Max Kepler was the hero for the Minnesota Twins in the early hours of Wednesday morning, delivering a walk-off single in the 17th inning as Minnesota ...
2019-06-19, 08:39

Thomas 'all OK' after crash, set for Tour de France Geraint Thomas says he is "all OK" after his crash in the Tour de Suisse cycling race and is optimistic about defending his Tour de France title next ...
2019-06-19, 08:39

Scholes fined $10,000 for breaching gambling rules Former Manchester United midfielder Paul Scholes has been fined 8,000 pounds ($10,000) for breaching gambling rules by betting on games   &...
2019-06-19, 08:39

Inner Circle: Patrick Reed relies on caddie to keep him grounded Patrick Reed admits he often gets emotional when competing and needs 'somebody who’s really level headed.' That person is his caddie K...
2019-06-19, 08:39

NHL mock draft: Expect a heavy U.S. presence at the start of the first round The NHL draft's first round is Friday in Vancouver. USA TODAY Sports columnist Kevin Allen makes his prediction for all 31 picks.   &#...
2019-06-19, 08:39

NBA draft: Ranking the five biggest busts as the No. 1 pick From Anthony Bennett, who underachieved, to Greg Oden, who was saddled with multiple knee injuries, not every draft offers a winner with the top pick....
2019-06-19, 08:39

Geraint Thomas allays Tour de France fears after crash left him in hospital Geraint Thomas remains optimistic about his chances of defending his Tour de France title despite being forced to withdraw from the Tour de Suisse on ...
2019-06-19, 07:52

England squad console Aaron Wan-Bissaka after blunder leaves Young Lions on brink of Euro exit Aaron Wan-Bissaka's team-mates have rallied round the defender after his calamitous, last-gasp own goal left England facing elimination from the Europ...
2019-06-19, 07:52

Andy Murray secures Eastbourne doubles partner but Feliciano Lopez match-fixing claims overshadow comeback Andy Murray will team up with former Wimbledon doubles champion Marcelo Melo at Eastbourne next week, as he ramps up his return to competitive tennis....
2019-06-19, 07:52

Arsenal fear Lucas Torreira has sparked transfer scramble with comments on Gunners spell Arsenal fear Lucas Torreira may have sparked a scramble for his signature with Napoli joining AC Milan in monitoring the midfielder's situation in nor...
2019-06-19, 07:52

England vs Sri Lanka prediction: Cricket World Cup 2019, live stream, TV channel, line-ups, odds, tickets The Cricket World Cup heads north to Headingley for the first time as England look to all-but cement their semi-final spot against Sri Lanka on Friday...
2019-06-19, 07:52

Michel Platini released without charge: Former Uefa boss claims innocence after 'hurtful' allegations Michel Platini claims he is "hurt" given "everything I've done" in football after being released without charge following a day of police questioning ...
2019-06-19, 07:52

Eoin Morgan's hitting inspires England but the 'worker ants' get the job done Smash a century of sixes, as Eoin Morgan did so remarkably in his record-breaking knock in England's win over Afghanistan yesterday, and you can expec...
2019-06-19, 07:52

England boss Phil Neville will not settle for second... even if it clears path to World Cup final Phil Neville's face was a picture when asked if he had heard from his former manager Sir Alex Ferguson, who has been in touch with Scotland boss Shell...
2019-06-19, 07:52

Paul Scholes apologises for 'genuine mistake' after FA fine for betting £26,000 on football Paul Scholes has apologised for his "genuine mistake" having been fined £8,000 by the Football Association after accepting a charge of breaching betti...
2019-06-19, 07:52

Eden Hazard leaves Chelsea players' WhatsApp group after Real Madrid move Emerson Palmieri has revealed how Eden Hazard left the Chelsea players' WhatsApp group with a sweet goodbye message following his big-money transfer t...
2019-06-19, 07:52

Andy Murray deserves chance to retire from tennis on a high, says Kyle Edmund Kyle Edmund has said he is delighted Andy Murray is returning to competitive tennis on Thursday at Queen's, saying the former world number one "deserv...
2019-06-19, 07:52

IAAF claims Olympic champion Semenya is 'biologically male' The governing body of track argued in court that Olympic champion Caster Semenya is "biologically male" and that is the reason she should reduce her n...
2019-06-19, 07:39

'I'm hurt': Platini says questioning over Qatar World Cup was painful – video Former Uefa president Michel Platini said he was hurt by questioning from French authorities after he was detained over the awarding of the 2022 World...
2019-06-19, 07:26

Football quiz: the many managers of Chelsea Football Club Who won the World Cup? Who played a final? Who liked eggs?How many Italians have managed Chelsea since they last had a (permanent) English manager?Two...
2019-06-19, 07:26

Hamza Choudhury says he ‘let England down’ with red and has never felt worse • England Under-21 midfielder sent off in Euros defeat by France• Choudhury apologises for tackle that put opponent in hospitalHamza Choudhury has apo...
2019-06-19, 07:26

Fan snags foul ball off bat of Angels' Shohei Ohtani, gives it to Ohtani fan It’s been said that when you go to the ballpark you often see something you’ve never seen before. One such moment occurred during Tuesday night’s MLB ...
2019-06-19, 06:39

Platini: 'It hurts,' soccer star says of police questioning After a day of police questioning centering on his former role as a top decision-maker in soccer, Michel Platini was released from custody without cha...
2019-06-19, 06:39

County cricket: Kent v Notts, Yorkshire v Warwickshire and more – live! County Championship updates from around the groundsNew Zealand v South Africa: Cricket World Cup – live!And feel free to post BTL or tweet @tykestrave...
2019-06-19, 06:26

Royal Ascot 2019: day two – live! Follow all the action from the second day of the Royal meetingTalking Horses: rain-soaked Ascot perfect for Crystal OceanAnd feel free to post BTL, em...
2019-06-19, 06:26

New Zealand v South Africa: delayed start at Cricket World Cup – live! Cricket World Cup updates from the match at EdgbastonCounty cricket – live! Latest news from around the groundsThe Spin podcast: join the team for the...
2019-06-19, 06:26

Football transfer rumours: Real Madrid to bid for Christian Eriksen? Today’s fluff better take my directionIf Real Madrid really wanted to buy Paul Pogba, they would be selling a few players and saving up a bit of cash ...
2019-06-19, 06:26

Michel Platini was 'hurt' by detention and Qatar World Cup questioning ‘It hurts for everything I can think of, everything I’ve done’Platini released and lawyer says his client is innocent The former Uefa president, Miche...
2019-06-19, 06:26

Nikita Parris: ‘Lyon are irresistible because they’re the best’ In an exclusive interview Nikita Parris talks about growing up in Toxteth, swapping Manchester City for Lyon and David Beckham’s part in her World Cup...
2019-06-19, 06:26

Which footballers have had unlikely guests at their weddings? | The Knowledge Plus: captains born close to the scene of trophy-lifting success, more Davids v Goliaths and the lowest-ranked international Premier League players. M...
2019-06-19, 06:26

Manchester United should sell Paul Pogba even if they make a loss | Paul Wilson Talk of increasing the French midfielder’s wages to ensure he stays at Old Trafford is silly and misses the pointManchester United should not bother w...
2019-06-19, 06:26

Brazil frustrated by VAR in Copa América draw with Venezuela Coutinho’s late goal disallowed after Firmino handballBrazil had three goals disallowed by VARBrazil had three goals disallowed by VAR as they were he...
2019-06-19, 06:26

Nice guys don't riot: The struggle of the 'good' Canadian sports fan We Canadians are often branded as the world’s nicest people. The thing about stereotypes is that, like sports fandom, the performance can become self-...
2019-06-19, 06:26

Paper Round: De Gea could miss out on PSG move "David de Gea may stay at Manchester United, Rafael Benitez could double his money, Arsenal want Kieran Tierney and Matthijs de Ligt rejects Barcelona...
2019-06-19, 05:26

Mickey Callaway: Openers aren’t in the Mets’ future ATLANTA — As difficult as the late innings have become for the Mets, an opener doesn’t appear to be considered as part of the solution. Manager Mickey...
2019-06-19, 05:13

Hofstra star drawing some NBA draft attention While everyone else was fixated on Kawhi Leonard during the NBA Finals, Justin Wright-Foreman couldn’t takes his eyes off Fred VanVleet. The stellar p...
2019-06-19, 05:13

Mike Krzyzewski: RJ Barrett could be a ‘star’ for Knicks The great Coach K has broken his silence on RJ Barrett’s potential arrival with the Knicks. “RJ will flourish here in New York,’’ Duke coach Mike Krzy...
2019-06-19, 05:13

Rehab update for injured Yankees starters: A mixed bag Now you can add Jordan Montgomery to the list of Yankees who have suffered a setback during their injury rehabs. The left-hander, returning from Tommy...
2019-06-19, 05:13

Edwin Encarnacion unleashes parrot walk for first time with Yankees On the night of Giancarlo Stanton’s long-awaited return to Yankee Stadium, Edwin Encarnacion officially announced his arrival to The Bronx. After goin...
2019-06-19, 05:13

Eoin Morgan Speaks About Six Hitting Record Eoin Morgan's knock was made more remarkable by the fact that he struggled with back spasms during the last game against the West Indies and had to fa...
2019-06-19, 04:39

LEADING OFF: Scherzer breaks nose, Judge nears return LEADING OFF: Max Scherzer breaks nose, Yanks try to make space for Aaron Judge, MLB chides umpires union for tweet, Cubs get cautious with Kyle Hendri...
2019-06-19, 04:26

Coach Kerr backs Scots to bring 'A-game' against Argentina Scotland must "bring their A-game" to their final group stage match of the women's World Cup against Argentina on Wednesday if they are to have any ho...
2019-06-19, 03:52

MLB roundup: Red-hot Blackmon makes history in Rockies' rout Charlie Blackmon became the first Colorado player to have at least three hits in five consecutive games as the Rockies beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 8...
2019-06-19, 03:52

Possession key for Cameroon clash, says New Zealand's Longo New Zealand's slim hopes of making it to the knockout rounds of the women's World Cup for the first time will depend on denying Cameroon possession i...
2019-06-19, 03:52

Australia goes Kerr-azy after four-goal blitz at World Cup Tributes rained down on Sam Kerr in Australia on Wednesday after the striker-captain became the nation's first player - male or female - to score a Wo...
2019-06-19, 03:52

Ex-UEFA head Platini released after being questioned over Qatar World Cup Michel Platini, the former head of European soccer association UEFA, was released in the early hours of Wednesday after having been questioned over th...
2019-06-19, 03:52

Model accusing Neymar of rape testifies to police a second time RIO DE JANEIRO — A Brazilian model who has accused soccer star Neymar of raping her in a Paris hotel testified a second time to police in Sao Paulo on...
2019-06-19, 03:39

US team gets big lift from newcomer in Gold Cup opener ST. PAUL, Minn. — Newcomer Tyler Boyd scored two goals to guide the United States past overmatched Guyana 4-0 to start the CONCACAF Gold Cup on Tuesda...
2019-06-19, 03:39

Michael Jordan linked to best and worst No. 3 pick in history When the Knicks lost the NBA draft lottery, they lost more than Zion Williamson. They also lost the certainty that comes with picking first overall. T...
2019-06-19, 03:39

It took the Red Sox almost six hours to lose this one MINNEAPOLIS — Max Kepler’s single with one out in the 17th inning gave the Minnesota Twins a 4-3 victory over the Boston Red Sox early Wednesday...
2019-06-19, 03:39

Giancarlo Stanton already has some proving to do with Yankees fans If the Yankees win and Giancarlo Stanton strikes out twice, does it make a sound? The answer could definitively be found Tuesday night in The Bronx: Y...
2019-06-19, 03:39

Mets need to get on roll, or latest team meeting will mean nothing ATLANTA — The Mets needed this. Every bit of it. They needed the team meeting. They needed another monster game from Pete Alonso. They needed to know ...
2019-06-19, 03:39

Most wins all time in NASCAR Cup Series Who has claimed the most victories in the history of the NASCAR Cup Series? A look at the drivers in order of most wins.     ...
2019-06-19, 03:26

Platini: "It hurts," soccer star says of police questioning Former UEFA president Michel Platini was released from custody in the early hours of Wednesday after being questioned as part of a corruption investig...
2019-06-19, 03:26

How the Indianapolis Colts' Kenny Moore helped save a dog's life, and maybe a young man's An Indiana-raised, London-based financial adviser writes about his son's ordeal, in which Colts cornerback Kenny Moore plays a key role.  &...
2019-06-19, 03:26

Post on Brett Favre's Instagram account suggested NFL return, but it was quickly removed A post on Brett Favre's Instagram said the ex-QB was going to come out of retirement and return to the NFL in 2020, but it was deleted shortly af...
2019-06-19, 03:26

U.S. men's national team wins Gold Cup opener vs. Guyana behind two Tyler Boyd goals Tyler Boyd, Paul Arriola and Gyasi Zardes each scored goals as the USMNT defeated Guyana in its Concacaf Gold Cup opener.     ...
2019-06-19, 03:26

Former Yankees star Bernie Williams to perform music at Baseball Hall of Fame inductions Bernie Williams, the former Yankees star who was nominated for a Latin Grammy Award in 2009, will perform during the Hall of Fame induction ceremony. ...
2019-06-19, 03:26

Attorney: Deputy in clash with Raptors president has concussion is on medical leave A California sheriff's deputy suffered a concussion, jaw injury and is on medical leave following an altercation with Toronto Raptors President Masai ...
2019-06-19, 03:13

Ex-MLB star Lenny Dykstra, wrestler spent 9 hours dumpster diving for dentures Former Major League Baseball star Lenny Dykstra and his wrestler friend spent 9 hours dumpster diving behind a Jersey Mike’s over the weekend to find ...
2019-06-19, 03:13

Nationals pitcher breaks nose when errant bunt hits him in the face Washington Nationals pitcher Max Scherzer broke his nose during batting practice in a hard-to-watch moment during batting practice Tuesday, the team c...
2019-06-19, 03:13

With a Lift From Jacob deGrom, the Mets Trounce the Braves DeGrom took a shutout into the ninth inning, and Pete Alonso homered to highlight the first four-hit game of his career as the Mets routed the first-p...
2019-06-19, 03:00

| Ineos rocked as Thomas crashes out of Tour de Suisse Team Ineos were holding their breath over Geraint Thomas's shoulder as he was rushed to hospital for tests after crashing out heavily at the Tour de S...
2019-06-19, 02:52

| Pelicans eye Williamson, future in NBA Draft Teenage star Zion Williamson is set to be chosen with the top pick in the NBA Draft on Thursday as the New Orleans Pelicans launch their quest to buil...
2019-06-19, 02:52

Lebanon rugby league players threatened with jail over planned protest Robbie Farah responds by suggesting boycottDispute over governing body’s board electionsThe Lebanon Rugby League Federation has threatened Cedars play...
2019-06-19, 02:39

Collingwood's Jaidyn Stephenson handed 22-game ban for betting on Pies games AFL delivers toughest possible penalty Player also fined but 12 games of ban suspended Collingwood star Jaidyn Stephenson has been banned from playing...
2019-06-19, 02:39

Newcomer Tyler Boyd's brace powers US past Guyana in Gold Cup opener Boyd, 24, scores two after affiliation switch from New ZealandGregg Berhalter’s US win in first competitive game in 20 monthsNewcomer Tyler Boyd score...
2019-06-19, 02:39

Mickey Callaway Has A Very Mets Reason For Overworking His Most Reliable Reliever Mets ace Jacob deGrom was electric Tuesday night against the Atlanta Braves. Coming off a dispiriting 12–3 loss Monday to open the series, and having ...
2019-06-19, 02:26

Fortnite Pro-Am brings 'Showtime' back to The Forum "Showtime" returned to The Forum this weekend as Fortnite pros, along with sports and entertainment celebrities, flocked to the Fortnite Summer Block ...
2019-06-19, 01:52

MLB, ump's union spar over Machado suspension The MLB umpires' union thinks Manny Machado deserved more than a one-game suspension for making contact with an umpire. The league then told the union...
2019-06-19, 01:52

Sources: Lakers hustling to create max salary slot The Lakers were engaging additional teams on Tuesday to take on the contracts of three players on the roster, trying to create a max salary slot, leag...
2019-06-19, 01:52

Yuvraj Singh Seeks BCCI's Permission To Play In Foreign T20 Leagues Yuvraj Singh, while announcing his retirement, had confirmed that he will not be participating in the IPL but expressed his wish to play in foreign T2...
2019-06-19, 01:39

Radko Gudas brings his big-hitting ways to Washington as Capitals add another ‘heavy’ player “I was pretty happy that I got traded to a team that’s well known for their winning and their will to win every game they play,” the defenseman said....
2019-06-19, 01:26

The Yankees’ plan for hyped-up Giancarlo Stanton The Yankees entered Tuesday fifth in the American League in runs scored and fourth in homers, and that’s with almost no production from Giancarlo Stan...
2019-06-19, 00:39

Yankees stars hit runway to bring smiles, style to kids with cancer The Yankees were a hit on the runway Tuesday, when several members of the team and front office participated in a fashion show at Kleinfeld Bridal in ...
2019-06-19, 00:39

Ja Morant is ready to play at Garden, however he ends up there Ja Morant, who had never visited New York until a couple of weeks ago, was part of a panel at a Madison Avenue electronics store Tuesday, taking quest...
2019-06-19, 00:39

Chris Paul denies James Harden, Rockets drama in new twist Chris Paul and Houston general manager Daryl Morey are pushing back against the narrative that there is discord in Rockets land. Paul denied as much w...
2019-06-19, 00:39

Al Horford saga officially blows up Celtics’ dreams No Kyrie, no AD and now, no Al. It only gets worse for the Celtics, who seem set to watch Al Horford join Kyrie Irving out the door. Horford, a five-t...
2019-06-19, 00:39

Jacob deGrom gives Mets what they desperately needed ATLANTA — The Mets turned to the oldest trick in the book Tuesday in search of a motivational boost. With ace Jacob deGrom ready to take the mound, a ...
2019-06-19, 00:39

Jets’ new GM set to make three key hires The front office staff of new Jets general manager Joe Douglas is coming into focus. ESPN reported the Jets are hiring Colts vice president of player ...
2019-06-19, 00:39

Aaron Judge looks scary good with Yankees return nearing Aaron Judge appears ready to rule The Bronx again. The Yankees’ superstar crushed a solo home run to right field Tuesday night in his fourth reh...
2019-06-19, 00:39

Yankees come up big in clutch to take second straight from Rays The addition of Edwin Encarnacion and the return of Giancarlo Stanton will no doubt add power to an already powerful Yankee lineup. But on Tuesday, th...
2019-06-19, 00:39

John Sterling busts out Edwin Encarnacion home run call It didn’t take long for John Sterling to bust out his Edwin Encarnacion homer call. The AL home run leader, playing in his second game in pinstr...
2019-06-19, 00:39

Nets’ fallback options feature Tobias Harris, Kristaps Porzingis intrigue Power forward was the biggest hole in the Nets’ lineup this past season, and arguably will be the biggest focus of their offseason. Their starting for...
2019-06-19, 00:39

St. John’s fills massive need with Monmouth’s Nick Rutherford St. John’s has filled its glaring need for a point guard. Monmouth graduate transfer Nick Rutherford verbally committed to new coach Mike Anderson on ...
2019-06-19, 00:39

NBA notebook: Lakers hope to add third star The Los Angeles Lakers, with LeBron James in place and Anthony Davis on the way, reportedly are attempting to clear enough salary-cap space to make a ...
2019-06-19, 00:01

NFL notebook: Falcons WR Jones in line for extension The Atlanta Falcons are confident they will re-sign wide receiver Julio Jones to a new long-term extension before training camp begins next month, ESP...
2019-06-19, 00:01

Expanded Protective Netting Is Coming To Major League Baseball, One Stadium At A Time The Chicago White Sox announced Tuesday that they will extend protective netting at their stadium all the way to the foul poles this summer. They will...
2019-06-18, 23:52

Watch: Washington Nationals' Max Scherzer breaks nose on bunt attempt Washington Nationals starting pitcher Max Scherzer suffered a broken nose Tuesday after taking a ball off the face during a bunting drill, the team an...
2019-06-18, 22:13

Wizards Wish To Make It Known They Have No Interest In Hiring A Competent General Manager The woebegone Washington Wizards fired longtime president of basketball operations and architect of 15 years of fan frustration Ernie Grunfeld back on...
2019-06-18, 22:00

Max Scherzer Breaks His Nose While Bunting, During Practice, For Crying Out Loud Bunting is cool! It’s cool to surprise an infield. It’s cool to humiliate a shifted defense. It’s cool to make a noble sacrifice to advance a teammate...
2019-06-18, 22:00

Rain washes out second day's play at Queen's Club Rain forced the cancellation of the second day's play at the Queen's Club Championships on Tuesday, with matches involving the likes of Stefanos Tsits...
2019-06-18, 21:39

MLB notebook: Umpires angered by Machado discipline The Major League Baseball Umpires Association criticized the one-game suspension of San Diego Padres infielder Manny Machado, calling it "a slap in th...
2019-06-18, 21:39

Track Officials Called Caster Semenya ‘Biologically Male,’ Newly Released Documents Show The governing body of track used that language as it argued in court that Semenya must suppress her natural testosterone to be allowed to compete in c...
2019-06-18, 21:26

Ex-RB 'He Hate Me' Smart found safe, police say Former Eagles and Panthers running back Rod Smart has been found safe, the Lancaster County Sheriff's Office said Tuesday, after he was reported missi...
2019-06-18, 21:13

Nats' Scherzer breaks nose during bunting drill Nationals pitcher Max Scherzer suffered a broken nose when he took a ball off the face during batting practice on Tuesday. His status for Wednesday's ...
2019-06-18, 21:13

Robin Lehner ‘obviously’ wants Islanders to keep him Robin Lehner is due a raise this summer, and he wants it to come from the Islanders. The pending free-agent goalie starred in his first season with th...
2019-06-18, 21:00

Max Scherzer breaks nose in bunting catastrophe Washington Nationals ace Max Scherzer broke his nose during a bunting drill on Tuesday. A ball deflected off Scherzer’s bat and into his face du...
2019-06-18, 21:00

Chris Paul can no longer co-exist with James Harden on the Rockets The Chris Paul-James Harden saga has reached the ultimatum stage. The relationship between the two Rockets guards is “unsalvageable,” according to a r...
2019-06-18, 21:00

Giancarlo Stanton Returns, as Yankees’ Offense Continues to Power Up Stanton saw hurdle after hurdle in his recovery from what was initially a biceps tear, but he brought his powerful bat back to the lineup on Tuesday....
2019-06-18, 20:39

Jeremy Lin, ‘Reppin’ Asians With Everything I Have,’ Is Bigger Than an N.B.A. Title The Toronto Raptors guard became the first Asian-American to win an N.B.A. championship, but the moment meant more than the sport or its trophy. Lin a...
2019-06-18, 20:39

Guerrero leads Peru over Bolivia in key Copa America match Striker Paolo Guerrero led Peru to a key 3-1 win against Bolivia on Tuesday to improve the team's chances of advancing to the knockout stage of C...
2019-06-18, 20:39

Drivers with the most NASCAR Cup Series wins all time Who has claimed the most victories in the history of the NASCAR Cup Series? A look at the drivers in order of most wins.     ...
2019-06-18, 20:39

Raptors coach on Kawhi Leonard's Game 7 buzzer-beater: 'That’s an old play I stole off a Hubie Brown DVD' Raptors coach Nick Nurse said the play that produced the Game 7 buzzer-beater against the 76ers was something he "stole off a Hubie Brown DVD."  ...
2019-06-18, 20:39

Marta passes Germany's Miroslav Klose for all-time World Cup scoring record With her 17th goal, Brazil's Marta passes Germany's Miroslav Klose for the all-time World Cup scoring record.      ...
2019-06-18, 20:39

Former Panthers RB, XFL 'He Hate Me' star Rod Smart found after being reported as missing Rod Smart, who rose to fame in the XFL with his "He Hate Me" moniker and later played for the Panthers, had not been seen for more than six days. ...
2019-06-18, 20:39

'It's weird, very strange': Eoin Morgan on hitting record 17 sixes for England – video England captain Eoin Morgan said he never thought he could shatter a six-hitting record or blast a century with a strike rate of over 200 after pullin...
2019-06-18, 19:52

‘It’s a perfect fit’ – Steve Cooper intent to be successful the Swansea way Former England Under-17s coach talks about the challenge of managing senior players for the first time, his football philosophy and his father being a...
2019-06-18, 19:52

Marta breaks Klose’s World Cup record to send Brazil through with Italy Marta’s late penalty gave Brazil victory over Italy to secure progress into the last 16 of the Women’s World Cup and earned her place as the record sc...
2019-06-18, 19:52

‘We never got that money’: the inside story of Bury’s road to financial ruin As the club face a winding-up petition, we show how loans, a car park and a collapsed business helped drive them to the brinkBury’s historic 6-0 win i...
2019-06-18, 19:52

England’s Wan-Bissaka gifts France win at U-21 Euros despite penalty misses • England Under-21s 1-2 France Under-21s • Wan-Bissaka scores late own goal after Choudhury sent offFrom class to calamity: England’s opening night ag...
2019-06-18, 19:52

Phil Neville will not rest England players against Japan in World Cup • Manager not interested in easier path for runners-up• ‘I’m going to play my best team … I want to finish top’Phil Neville will resist the temptation...
2019-06-18, 19:52

Tennis pros bust out insane soccer skills in Wimbledon warm-up match The cross-sports spectacular happened during the second round of the Noventi Open in an all-French match-up between Benoit Paire and Jo-Wilfred Tsonga...
2019-06-18, 19:52

Kaapo Kakko was made for Rangers’ spotlight: ‘I think he’ll thrive’ To get to this point, of course there had to be passion. But the way Kaapo Kakko feels about hockey seems to go well beyond the regular definition. Th...
2019-06-18, 19:52

XFL’s Rod ‘He Hate Me’ Smart found safe in South Carolina Rod Smart — aka “He Hate Me” — has been “found safe” in South Carolina, according to police. The former XFLer and NFL running ...
2019-06-18, 19:52

10-man England defeated at the death by France "Orogel Stadium-Dino Manuzzi, U-21 EURO, Group C - England U-21 1 (Foden, 54, Choudhury, red card, 63\u0027) France U-21 2 (Ikone ,89\u0027, Wan-Bissa...
2019-06-18, 19:39

Bradley Beal is the now the NBA’s most interesting trade target All eyes are on the NBA’s loaded class of free agents this summer. But some have started to wander towards Bradley Beal. The Wizards shooting gu...
2019-06-18, 19:13

Anthony Davis’ advice for Zion after Lakers-Pelicans blockbuster Anthony Davis is headed to Los Angeles to team up with LeBron James, but he has some advice for the man likely to replace him in New Orleans. While sp...
2019-06-18, 19:13

Carmelo Anthony video conveniently appears after Anthony Davis trade As the Lakers look to build the rest of their team following the blockbuster trade that landed them Anthony Davis, a certain exiled forward may want t...
2019-06-18, 19:13

How Frank Ntilikina is spending potential final days with Knicks It’s fitting Frank Ntilikina’s final days as a Knick may be spent holed up in Dallas, where he could have started his NBA career. With Thursday’s draf...
2019-06-18, 19:13

Mets shut down Nimmo as Conforto experiment now looms Brandon Nimmo is down for the count. The Mets center fielder has been shut down from baseball activities for the next month, manager Mickey Callaway a...
2019-06-18, 19:13

Brett Favre’s Instagram hacked with return to NFL post Brett Favre isn’t returning this time around. The legendary quarterback blamed a hack for a short-lived Instagram post on his official account t...
2019-06-18, 19:13

Lenny Dykstra goes dumpster-diving to find missing dentures Lenny Dykstra went dumpster-diving to get his bite back. The former Mets outfielder lost his dentures at a Jersey Mike’s Subs shop over the week...
2019-06-18, 19:13

Jeurys Familia to IL in Mets’ desperate bullpen shakeup Jeurys Familia is back on the shelf. The Mets put the struggling reliever on the injured list Tuesday, citing a Bennett lesion in his right shoulder &...
2019-06-18, 19:13

Kerr has 4 goals and Australia beats Jamaica 4-1 Sam Kerr scored four goals, one shy of the World Cup record and the most by an Australian, in a 4-1 victory over Jamaica on that advanced the Matildas...
2019-06-18, 19:13

Andy Pope does his best work getting to US Opens Golf Notes: Andy Pope's persistence getting to the US Opens, Michelle Wie inspired by NBA Finals, Americans go for major sweep at Portrush  ...
2019-06-18, 19:13

Mets place RHP Familia on DL, ship RHP Gagnon to minors The slumping New York Mets have placed RHP Jeurys Familia on the 10-day injured list and optioned RHP Drew Gagnon to Triple-A Syracuse   &#...
2019-06-18, 19:13

Disqualified NASCAR Trucks winner passionately argues against sport's decision Ross Chastain beat the field in Sunday's Trucks race at Iowa Speedway, but NASCAR stripped him of his victory after his truck failed inspection. ...
2019-06-18, 19:13

Officials: Vanderbilt whistler can be ejected for 'disruptive behavior' at College World Series Preacher Franklin said he planned to keep whistling at Vanderbilt's next game, Wednesday against Mississippi State.     ...
2019-06-18, 19:13

Opinion: How good are U.S. women? Game against Sweden will be indication In the last 10 games between the teams, the Americans are 3-4-3. And one of those losses is perhaps the most galling in the USWNT's history. ...
2019-06-18, 19:13

Post on Brett Favre's Instagram account suggested he's returning to the NFL, but it was quickly taken down A post on Brett Favre's Instagram said the ex-QB was going to come out of retirement and return to the NFL in 2020, but it was deleted shortly af...
2019-06-18, 19:13

Attorney: Deputy involved in clash with Raptors executive Masai Ujiri has concussion Deputy suffered a concussion and is on medical leave after postgame altercation with Toronto Raptors president Masai Ujiri, a lawyer said Tuesday. &#...
2019-06-18, 19:13

Marta scores for Brazil for 17th career World Cup goal, the most ever for men or women The Brazilian star, who plays for the Orlando Pride in the NWSL, broke the record set by Germany's Miroslav Klose.      ...
2019-06-18, 19:13

NBA draft: Ranking the five most prolific classes of all-time Since 1947, some of the sport's greats have made their way into the NBA via the draft. But over time, some classes stand out more than others. &...
2019-06-18, 19:13

Lenny Dysktra spent Father's Day weekend dumpster-diving for his $80K dentures Former Mets, Phillies outfielder says he spent nine hours over the weekend searching through trash outside a Jersey Mike's sub shop for his teeth...
2019-06-18, 19:13

MLB umpires union upset over Manny Machado's suspension; League calls the criticism 'inappropriate' A day after Manny Machado was hit with a one-game suspension, the MLB Umpires Association issued a scathing statement on Twitter.    &...
2019-06-18, 19:13

Max Scherzer, not Hyun-Jin Ryu, should be the front-runner for this year’s NL Cy Young Award Scherzer is striking out more batters per nine innings than Ryu, doesn’t get as much run support as Ryu and plays in front of one of the worst fieldin...
2019-06-18, 19:13

Eoin Morgan admits 148 for England vs Afghanistan was a shock... even for him Eoin Morgan felt he was incapable of producing the record-breaking 148 from 71 balls that ushered England to a crushing 150-run victory over Afghanist...
2019-06-18, 18:39

Women's World Cup: Brazil beat Italy to reach last-16 as Marta breaks goal record A late penalty from legend Marta saw Brazil a narrow 1-0 win over Italy to secure progress into the last 16 of the Women's World Cup and earned her pl...
2019-06-18, 18:39

Let's Remember Some Guys: American Gladiators Beyond Thunderdome How smart do you want your sports to be, really? Not the athletes involved, who will invariably have the kind of fast and opportunistic and almost aut...
2019-06-18, 18:26

There's No Good Reason To Believe What The Golden State Warriors' Doctors Say Before he took to the court last Monday night, every piece of publicly available information suggested that Kevin Durant wasn’t ready to start a profe...
2019-06-18, 18:26

MLB Umpires Throw Whiny Tantrum Over Manny Machado's Whiny Tantrum In the fifth inning of the Padres’ 14-8 loss to the Rockies on Saturday, San Diego third baseman Manny Machado blew a gasket after getting called out ...
2019-06-18, 18:26

James Harden And Chris Paul Need Some Deep Breaths And A Long Hug A new report from Vincent Goodwill of Yahoo Sports adds some gory detail to previous rumblings of a civil war between Chris Paul and James Harden. Goo...
2019-06-18, 18:26

Yankees activate OF Stanton from IL The New York Yankees activated outfielder Giancarlo Stanton from the 10-day injured list, and he is expected to be in the lineup when the Yankees host...
2019-06-18, 18:00

Glory days gone for Jamaican men, but female sprinters still excel As Jamaica prepares to select their world championship team, the exhilarating days of the nation's male sprinters, led by Usain Bolt, dominating the w...
2019-06-18, 18:00

Thomas to ride Tour de France despite crash Tour de France champion Geraint Thomas was given the all clear to defend his title at next month's three-week race despite crashing out of the Tour de...
2019-06-18, 18:00

Attorney: Deputy considering lawsuit against Raptors' Ujiri A sheriff's deputy sustained serious injuries and is considering a lawsuit against Masai Ujiri after an altercation with the Toronto Raptors president...
2019-06-18, 18:00

Umps call Machado suspension 'disgrace to the game' The Major League Baseball Umpires Association criticized the one-game suspension of San Diego shortstop Manny Machado, calling it "a slap in the face"...
2019-06-18, 18:00

Marta on the spot as Brazil through with 1-0 win against Italy Marta's second-half penalty sent Brazil into the last 16 of the women’s World Cup with a 1-0 win against Italy on Tuesday that ensured they finished a...
2019-06-18, 18:00

David Ortiz's condition upgraded to 'good,' his wife says David Ortiz's condition has been upgraded to "good" by doctors more than a week after the former Boston Red Sox star was shot in the Dominican Republi...
2019-06-18, 17:52

Marta: Brazil great makes history with 17th World Cup goal Brazil great Marta put her name in the record books once again, scoring from the penalty spot against Italy to become the most prolific scorer in Worl...
2019-06-18, 17:52

Why Katie Taylor needs VADA drug testing for her future fights Olympic star Katie Taylor is now a undisputed professional champion. But she will require more stringent drug testing for her next fight. John Dennen ...
2019-06-18, 17:13

Panel – If you could only watch one heavyweight rematch, which would it be? Wilder-Fury II or Joshua-Ruiz II, which heavyweight rematch would you choose? The post Panel – If you could only watch one heavyweight rematch, ...
2019-06-18, 17:13

Panel – How do you feel about Jarrell Miller seemingly being forgiven? Can Jarrell Miller really be returning to boxing so soon? The post Panel – How do you feel about Jarrell Miller seemingly being forgiven? appear...
2019-06-18, 17:13

10 heavyweight fights on the horizon 10 heavyweight fights that either will or could be happening in the near future The post 10 heavyweight fights on the horizon appeared first on Boxing...
2019-06-18, 17:13

‘A loss is rarely the fault of the trainer’ John Scully on why the relationship between trainer and boxer can be a complicated one The post ‘A loss is rarely the fault of the trainer̵...
2019-06-18, 17:13

The last man to beat Mike Tyson The conqueror of Mike Tyson tells Thomas Hauser he knows exactly how Andy Ruiz is feeling The post The last man to beat Mike Tyson appeared first on B...
2019-06-18, 17:13

My Night: Henry Cooper tells the story of his two-fight rivalry with Muhammad Ali Henry Cooper knew it was bad news against Muhammad Ali when he felt his own warm blood against his skin The post My Night: Henry Cooper tells the stor...
2019-06-18, 17:13

'We don't need smaller goals,' says USA's Crystal Dunn at Women's World Cup – video USA left-back Crystal Dunn has spoken out against her former manager, Chelsea's Emma Hayes, saying the women's game does not need smaller pitches and ...
2019-06-18, 16:39

Circus Maximus rewards late entry in St James’s Palace at Royal Ascot • Aidan O’Brien sends out double on opening day• Blue Point scores repeat win in King’s StandAidan O’Brien’s remarks after the St James’s Palace Stake...
2019-06-18, 16:39

Feliciano López named in Wimbledon doubles match-fixing allegation • Feliciano and Marc López deny claim made in Spanish media• Spaniard due to play with Andy Murray in doubles this weekFeliciano López, due to play do...
2019-06-18, 16:39

The Fiver | Passive-aggressive accusations of unrealistic wage demands Sign up now! Sign up now! Sign up now? Sign up now!The Fiver has never been competitive – chiefly because in the field of unfunny tea-timely publicati...
2019-06-18, 16:39

Who should Manchester United sign if Paul Pogba leaves? Paul Pogba says this summer could be ‘a good time for a challenge somewhere else’, but who should take his place?By Martin Laurence for WhoScoredManch...
2019-06-18, 16:39

Birmingham City sack Garry Monk after 15 months in charge • Pep Clotet appointed caretaker head coach• Club say they want ‘a fresh and modern philosophy’Birmingham City have risked an angry backlash from thei...
2019-06-18, 16:39

Juan Mata agrees three-year deal to stay at Manchester United • Spaniard’s contract was set to expire on 30 June• Salary similar but length a step up from one-year offerJuan Mata has reached an agreement on a new...
2019-06-18, 16:39

A Sarkozy lunch, PSG and beIN sports: questions for Platini over Qatar 2022 Why was Michel Platini detained by French investigators? What are they looking for? And could Qatar lose the 2022 World Cup?France’s Parquet National ...
2019-06-18, 16:39

Women's World Cup: Top 10 goals so far The 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup has been loaded with spectacular scores, but UPI broke down the best of the best with the top finishes from the first ...
2019-06-18, 16:39

Watch: Australia's Sam Kerr scores two first half headers vs. Jamaica at Women's World Cup Australian striker Sam Kerr gave the Matildas a 2-0 first half lead against Jamaica in a Group C match at the 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup Tuesday in G...
2019-06-18, 16:39

XFL legend ‘He Hate Me’ missing for nearly a week A former NFL running back best known for his XFL nickname has been missing for nearly a week, South Carolina authorities said Tuesday. Rod Smart, bett...
2019-06-18, 16:39

MLB umpires going to war with Manny Machado over suspension The umpires aren’t having Manny Machado’s excuses. After the San Diego Padres third baseman said he’d appeal his one-game suspension...
2019-06-18, 16:39

Football coach born without limbs to receive Jimmy V Award Rob Mendez never played football, and never could. He taught himself with Madden, playing by tucking a controller under his chin. Mendez was born with...
2019-06-18, 16:39

New twist in Sebastian Telfair case helps him dodge sentencing Former NBA star Sebastian Telfair dodged sentencing in his gun possession case on Tuesday, as his lawyer claimed there is new evidence that exonerates...
2019-06-18, 16:39

Why Yankees may favor these pitchers over Madison Bumgarner Cole Hamels pitched well for the also-ran Rangers against the Yankees in late May 2018, initiating an expectant wave that the outing was akin to an au...
2019-06-18, 16:39

The real meaning behind those Daniel Jones ‘boos’ The first instinct is to tell Daniel Jones: relax, kid, you’ve joined a long and distinguished line of people who got themselves good and booed at Yan...
2019-06-18, 16:39

Diamondbacks vs. Rockies: Colorado’s pitching will be it’s undoing The Arizona Diamondbacks enter their series with the Colorado Rockies as the second-best team in the National League over their past 11 games, going 8...
2019-06-18, 16:39

Al Horford to decline $30.1 million player option with Boston Celtics: report Boston Celtics forward Al Horford will reportedly decline his $30.1 million player option to become an unrestricted free agent when the period opens u...
2019-06-18, 16:13

LaMelo Ball to play in Australia before likely entering NBA Draft Young basketball prodigy LaMelo Ball announced Monday he was going to play professional basketball in Australia while he prepares to enter the 2020 NB...
2019-06-18, 16:13

OJ Simpson asks fantasy football question on Twitter Since O.J. Simpson joined Twitter over the weekend he declared he has “got a little getting even to do” and reportedly threatened a parody account wit...
2019-06-18, 16:13

San Francisco Giants' Pablo Sandoval has hand stepped on after making play: 'It was worth it' San Francisco Giants first baseman Pablo Sandoval was forced to leave Monday’s game against the Los Angeles Dodgers early after suffering a pinky lace...
2019-06-18, 16:13

St. Louis Blues' Zach Sanford appears to puke on himself during victory parade Partying hard after winning the Stanley Cup can take a toll on the average human let alone and athlete and that notion stayed true during the St. Loui...
2019-06-18, 16:13

Erik Karlsson agrees to eight-year contract with San Jose Sharks Defenseman Erik Karlsson was set to be one of the most coveted free agents once the period started in July, but the San Jose Sharks made sure Monday h...
2019-06-18, 16:13

NBA fashion: The best suits worn at NBA draft The NBA draft always brings with it some amazing fashion from the prospects that walk on stage. Here's some of the best looks of the past decade....
2019-06-18, 16:13

LaVar Ball makes tasteless remark to ESPN's Molly Qerim LaVar Ball went on ESPN’s First Take on Monday to discuss the trade that sent his son, Lonzo Ball, from the Lakers to the New Orleans Pelicans. ...
2019-06-18, 16:13

Inner Circle: Patrick Reed explains why his caddie always has his back Patrick Reed gives Golfweek and USA TODAY Sports a behind-the-scenes look at his relationship with caddie Kessler Karain.     ...
2019-06-18, 16:13

Josh McCown, former Jets quarterback, retires after 16 seasons in NFL Josh McCown's career in the NFL spanned 10 teams and 16 seasons, as the quarterback became a dependable back-up and teacher.    &...
2019-06-18, 16:13

Doctors upgrade David Ortiz's condition to 'good' after shooting David Ortiz's condition has been upgraded to ‘good’ by his doctors, his wife Tiffany said in a statement as he recovers in a Massachu...
2019-06-18, 16:13

Bring the heat: Jaguars linebacker Myles Jack's homemade candles are in heavy demand Jacksonville Jaguars LB Myles Jack taught himself to make candles to fill the off season. Now, he's using his business to fund community events. ...
2019-06-18, 16:13

Soccer 'game' breaks out during Jo-Wilfried Tsonga-Benoit Paire ATP match at Halle Open Tennis players Jo-Wilfried Tsonga and Benoit Paire spontaneously started playing soccer during their ATP match at the Halle Open.    &...
2019-06-18, 16:13

That time the Warriors tried to draft girls' basketball star out of high school Denise Long of Union-Whitten had one of the most storied prep careers in Iowa history, but nothing prepared her for being drafted by the NBA in 1969. ...
2019-06-18, 16:13

Opinion: World Cup puts U.S. women, families in touch with history, our Greatest Generation Six months after U.S. women tour Omaha Beach with 99-year-old World War II veteran Steve Melnikoff, their families get a similar opportunity.  &...
2019-06-18, 16:13

NHL draft will have American flavor: Five U.S. players could go in top 10 Jack Hughes, Cole Caufield and Alex Turcotte could go in the first five picks of the NHL draft and five to seven could go in the first 12 picks. ...
2019-06-18, 16:13

NBA mock draft: Predicting entire first round before Thursday With Thursday night's NBA draft on the horizon, USA TODAY Sports' experts take one last look at the field of players and predict the first r...
2019-06-18, 16:13

Toronto police searching for 'person of interest' in Raptors parade shooting Four people suffered non-life-threatening injuries as a result of a shooting near the end of the Toronto Raptors parade Monday.    ...
2019-06-18, 16:13

Former Carolina Panthers RB, XFL 'He Hate Me' star Rod Smart reported missing Rod Smart, who rose to fame in the XFL with his "He Hate Me" moniker and later played for the Panthers, has not been seen in more than six days. ...
2019-06-18, 16:13

MLB umpires union upset over Manny Machado's one-game suspension A day after Manny Machado was hit with a one-game suspension, the MLB Umpires Association issued a scathing statement on Twitter.    &...
2019-06-18, 16:13

Deputy in clash with Ujiri claims concussion An attorney for a deputy involved in an altercation with the president of the Toronto Raptors said his client suffered a concussion and is on medical ...
2019-06-18, 16:00

Lord Glitters gains Breeders Cup spot with win at rainy Royal Ascot Ireland's Coolmore scored a double on the first day of Royal Ascot on Tuesday, Sheik Mohammed's Blue Prize won the featured sprint, Lord Glitters got ...
2019-06-18, 15:39

Sensational Eoin Morgan takes England to win over Afghanistan with record-breaking knock Back spasm? What back spasm? Eoin Morgan overcame his troublesome back to smash an extraordinary century of sixes in a record-breaking knock against A...
2019-06-18, 15:39

Sharapova to face Kerber as both win in Mallorca After two weeks enjoying the delights of Mallorca it was time for business for Maria Sharapova on Tuesday as she launched her comeback from a six-mont...
2019-06-18, 15:26

Agent: Kings' Barnes to become unrestricted FA Harrison Barnes will forgo the final year of his $94 million contract with the Kings and enter a marketplace that includes 10 teams with over $20 mill...
2019-06-18, 14:52

Masahiro Tanaka delivered sign of hope Yankees have waited for Masahiro Tanaka was bathed in a noise as he took the mound in the ninth inning Monday night that had greeted Edwin Encarnacion’s first Yankees at-bat....
2019-06-18, 14:26

The only thing that separates Ja Morant from RJ Barrett The Knicks may get themselves a potential All-Star on Thursday just by waiting for Memphis to select. According to Ryan Blake, draft consultant to the...
2019-06-18, 14:26

Good Noah Syndergaard news means Mets may turn to fill-in ATLANTA — Noah Syndergaard’s strained right hamstring was classified as “low-grade” on Monday, leaving the Mets hopeful the right-hander’s absence fro...
2019-06-18, 14:26

A Mets selloff looks inevitable — but is it in the right hands? ATLANTA — The Mets’ Now or Never Tour got off to a pathetic start. No surprise there. These Mets don’t deserve to be on the same field as the Braves. ...
2019-06-18, 14:26

Why the Sharks would be perfect Henrik Lundqvist trade partner The Sharks are in the midst of one of the longer runs as one of the league’s upper-echelon teams not to win a Stanley Cup. Emile’s Rangers had about s...
2019-06-18, 14:26

Winged Foot’s US Open history means plenty of 2020 intrigue PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. — Tickets are already on sale for the 2020 U.S. Open at Winged Foot Golf Club in Mamaroneck, and they probably won’t last long. B...
2019-06-18, 14:26

Cameron Maybin gives Yankees something to think about If Cameron Maybin’s Yankees days are numbered, he’s going out with a bang. The journeyman outfielder, who may be cast aside when Aaron Judge returns f...
2019-06-18, 14:26

Former NFL player Aaron Brown accused of striking daughter A former NFL running back smacked his 11-year-old daughter during a scuffle earlier this month in Texas, authorities said. Aaron Brown, 31, who was a ...
2019-06-18, 14:26

Brian Cashman knows the next Yankees upgrade he wants to make Brian Cashman made no guarantees, but the Yankees general manager acknowledged Monday the team’s starting pitching remains a “worry.” The sentim...
2019-06-18, 14:26

David Adams is the rising S.I. Yankees manager you’ve heard of before The ferries whisk by every 25 minutes, the seagulls are still shrieking above and the ballpark still overlooks the postcard-perfect Manhattan skyline ...
2019-06-18, 14:26

NBA Draft 2019 scouting report: The best international players International prospects are the closest thing we have to a mystery in the NBA draft. For college players, there’s a library of games, a litany o...
2019-06-18, 14:26

Why one sportsbook may regret posting these NBA futures odds LAS VEGAS — In most industries, being the first to market gives companies an edge over their competitors. In the sports-betting industry, a rush to be...
2019-06-18, 14:26

Sizing up the Zack Wheeler market as trade whispers grow ATLANTA — Zack Wheeler, anyone? That question will become more pertinent if the Mets slide further in the standings — perhaps by the end of this road ...
2019-06-18, 14:26

The inside story of why Michelle Beadle’s ESPN future is in peril Michelle Beadle’s ESPN career is in peril mostly because of things no one sees on the air, according to sources. Beadle makes $5 million per year, but...
2019-06-18, 14:26

This road trip means everything for the Mets’ betting future Beginning a road trip that features visits to Atlanta, Chicago and Philadelphia, the New York Mets clearly are at the crossroads of their 2019 season....
2019-06-18, 14:26

LaMelo Ball’s next risky move comes with NBA draft confidence There is plenty of confidence to go around the Ball family. Days after his brother Lonzo made headlines as part of the blockbuster Anthony Davis trade...
2019-06-18, 14:26

Blues’ Zach Sanford throws up during Stanley Cup parade Zach Sanford made the Blues’ victory parade on Saturday one St. Louis will never forget. While celebrating his team’s first-ever Stanley C...
2019-06-18, 14:26

‘F–k Pop:’ Who was cursing out Spurs coach during Raptors parade? Raptors guard Fred VanVleet captured the Raptors’ 2019 celebration parade by going live on Instagram. He may have captured something he did not ...
2019-06-18, 14:26

Jacob Trouba already sounds ready for Rangers long-term commitment This was as much a life decision as it was a hockey decision, and the Rangers ended up being the beneficiary — and might be for a long time. The Blues...
2019-06-18, 14:26

Red Sox vs. Twins: David Price will benefit from Boston’s road prowess “I think I’m sort of a laid-back, cool dude in a loose mood,” said Governor Cuomo, fooling no one. Cool Dude added New Yorkers won’t tolerate “getting...
2019-06-18, 14:26

Tennis: Rain washes out second day's play at Queen's Club Rain forced the cancellation of the second day's play at the Queen's Club Championships on Tuesday, with matches involving the likes of Stefanos Tsits...
2019-06-18, 14:26

Ex Red-Sox star Ortiz upgraded to 'good' condition The condition of retired Red Sox star David Ortiz has been upgraded to good by doctors at Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston, where he remains i...
2019-06-18, 14:26

Semenya to chase fast 800m at Prefontaine Classic Caster Semenya will get another chance at her favorite event, the 800 meters, when the South African competes in the June 30 Prefontaine Classic in Ca...
2019-06-18, 14:26

Federer begins grasscourt season with win over Millman in Halle Roger Federer began his preparations for next month's Wimbledon Championships with a 7-6(1) 6-3 victory over unseeded Australian John Millman in the o...
2019-06-18, 14:26

Osaka outlasts Sakkari to advance in rain-hit Birmingham Classic World number one Naomi Osaka was tested by Maria Sakkari in her first-round match at the Nature Valley Classic in Birmingham but eventually went throu...
2019-06-18, 14:26

Josh Bell, MLB's best hitters describe differing plate approaches Josh Bell, Francisco Lindor, Pete Alonso and others told UPI they have differing approaches when it comes to settling in at the plate against some of ...
2019-06-18, 14:13

Why the French GP will be a key race in Ferrari's season Ferrari hopes the French Grand Prix will mark a turning point in the development of its 2019 car as it rolls out a number of updates aimed at shifting...
2019-06-18, 14:13

Serena, Sharapova, Federer among top storylines on road to Wimbledon Will Serena Williams play a tuneup? Can Andy Murray and Maria Sharapova make successful returns? Those are a few of the burning questions in a short b...
2019-06-18, 14:13

Tiger Woods and understanding the new normal If, for some reason, you haven't noticed, Tiger Woods isn't 24 anymore. So looking stiff in cold conditions or taking long layoffs between events shou...
2019-06-18, 14:13

Jimmy V Award recipient Rob Mendez: 'It's only the beginning' Born without arms and legs, Rob Mendez was determined to become a head football coach. Here, the 2019 recipient of the Jimmy V Award for Perseverance ...
2019-06-18, 14:13

Mendez to receive Jimmy V Award at ESPYS High school football coach Rob Mendez, who was born with tetra-amelia syndrome, a rare disorder that caused him to be born without arms or legs, will ...
2019-06-18, 14:13

David Ortiz's condition now 'good,' still in hospital "David's journey to good health has been bolstered by the many expressions of love that have come to us from across the globe," Ortiz's wife said in a...
2019-06-18, 14:13

Sources: Horford to be unrestricted free agent Celtics center Al Horford will not exercise the $30.1 million option on his 2019-20 contract and will become an unrestricted free agent, league source...
2019-06-18, 14:13

Source: Knicks reject Hawks' offer for No. 3 pick The Knicks have declined a recent trade offer that would have sent the No. 3 overall draft pick to the Hawks in exchange for the eighth and 10th picks...
2019-06-18, 14:13

Copa América Has Been A Horrible Mess So Far We’re through the first round of group stage games in the 2019 Copa América, and there’s really only one thing we know for sure: this tournament is to...
2019-06-18, 14:00

West Indies Must Find World Cup Solutions, Not Excuses, Says Coach West Indies started their campaign in England in impressive style, beating Pakistan by seven wickets but have since lost to Australia, England and Ban...
2019-06-18, 13:39

"Life-changing" Surgery Gives Andy Murray Cause For Optimism Andy Murray has entered the doubles with Feliciano Lopez at Queen's Club in London this week for what will be his first taste of action since going un...
2019-06-18, 13:39

Rashid Khan Registers Unwanted Record After Manchester Drubbing Rashid Khan conceded 110 runs in just nine overs which is the most-expensive spell in a World Cup match and the second-most expensive in One Day Inter...
2019-06-18, 13:39

Govt Assures IOA, IOC Eligible Athletes Will Be Allowed To Participate The government Tuesday gave a written guarantee to the IOA and IOC that all eligible athletes will be allowed to participate in international events h...
2019-06-18, 13:39

Ex-UEFA President Michel Platini detained over 2022 World Cup Michel Platini, the former president of UEFA, European soccer's governing body, was detained as part of a corruption investigation over the awarding o...
2019-06-18, 13:39

Celtics' Horford will decline player option, become free agent Boston Celtics center Al Horford is expected to decline his $30.1 million player option for the 2019-20 season and become an unrestricted free agent....
2019-06-18, 13:39

This Is Not The Best Way To Try And Catch A Home-Run Ball Every baseball fan who buys tickets in the outfield dreams of exactly one thing: catching a home run ball hit by Seattle Mariners catcher Tom Murphy. ...
2019-06-18, 13:39

The Euro 2020 Mascot Is Just A Creepy Human Man Creating a mascot for your international sporting event can be fraught with peril. Izzy, originally Whatizit, was the mascot of the 1996 Olympics and ...
2019-06-18, 13:39

I Spent a Week Interrogating My Dislike of Pete Buttigieg and These Are My Findings It was the Vogue profile of Pete Buttigieg that did me in. Early on, when the 37-year-old mayor of South Bend, Indiana, first announced the formation ...
2019-06-18, 13:39

QBs Are Getting More Expensive. Here's How NFL Teams Can Pay Them And Still Win. Quarterback is the one NFL position that has seen consistent, top-of-the-market contract growth in recent years. This offseason, Russell Wilson and Be...
2019-06-18, 13:39

Dominican Republic Officials Identify Man Who Allegedly Paid For Hit On David Ortiz Prosecutors in the Dominican Republic identified several new suspects yesterday in the David Ortiz shooting case, including the man they say planned t...
2019-06-18, 13:39

| Platini denies wrongdoing in Qatar SWC case Banned ex-UEFA boss Michel Platini, questioned over alleged corruption in the awarding of the 2022 SWC to Qatar, says he has done "absolutely nothing"...
2019-06-18, 13:13

| Murray questioned top surgeon's credentials before surgery Andy Murray has revealed that he asked the royal family's surgeon about her credentials, prior to going under the knife to repair a persistent hip inj...
2019-06-18, 13:13

| 'No reason' that Morsi death will affect AFCON AFCON organisers say the death of former former president Mohamed Morsi would have no impact on the security situation in Egypt and the tournament wou...
2019-06-18, 13:13

| Everest summits smash records amid deadly bottlenecks A record 885 people climbed Everest in May this year, capping a deadly traffic-clogged season that also saw 11 climbers die on the world's highest mou...
2019-06-18, 13:13

| Real Madrid signing Rodrygo identifies with Neymar, Robinho Real Madrid's new signing Rodrygo has said he models his game on Neymar and Robinho as he became the latest arrival unveiled at the Santiago Bernabeu....
2019-06-18, 13:13

| Semenya accuses IAAF of treating her like 'human guinea pig' South Africa's double Olympic 800m champion Caster Semenya has accused world athletics' governing body the IAAF of treating her like "human guinea pig...
2019-06-18, 13:13

Caster Semenya: IAAF used me as 'human guinea pig' for testosterone limit Caster Semenya has accused world athletics' governing body the IAAF of using her as "a human guinea pig" to test its testosterone limit for intersex a...
2019-06-18, 12:39

Cilic begins Queen's Club title defense with win Marin Cilic began defense of his title at the Queen's Club grass-court event with a 6-1, 7-6 (5) win over Christian Garin in the first round on Monday...
2019-06-18, 12:39

2022 World Cup investigation ensnares ex-UEFA boss Michel Platini; police probe ties to Nicolas Sarkozy Former UEFA president Michel Platini has been arrested in relation to a corruption probe into the awarding of the 2022 World Cup to Qatar, a judicial ...
2019-06-18, 12:39

Close to home: Anaheim Ducks promote Dallas Eakins to coach Dallas Eakins spent the past four years developing the Anaheim Ducks' top prospects in San Diego and preparing himself for another NHL coaching opport...
2019-06-18, 12:39

Broncos to honor Bowlen in myriad ways in 2019 The Denver Broncos are planning several ways to honor team owner Pat Bowlen, who died last week at 75 after a long battle with Alzheimer's just two mo...
2019-06-18, 12:39

QB Josh McCown retires after 16 NFL seasons Josh McCown was sometimes the starting quarterback, often the backup — and always among the most-respected and well-liked players in whatever locker r...
2019-06-18, 12:39

Nick Hundley's care for ailing boy leads to lasting bond Five years ago, veteran big leaguer Nick Hundley visited Children's Hospital of Wisconsin and met a boy named Zach Sprader. Hundley, then with the San...
2019-06-18, 12:39

France goes 3-0 at World Cup with 1-0 win over Nigeria France completed World Cup group play with a 3-0 record for the first time, beating Nigeria 1-0 Monday night at Rennes when Wendie Renard converted a ...
2019-06-18, 12:39

Dominican Republic officials believe they have identified man who paid David Ortiz hitmen Dominican Republic authorities identified the man they believed paid hitmen to try and kill David Ortiz and that the mastermind was still at large and...
2019-06-18, 12:39

San Diego Padres pitcher says he was ejected after cheering on teammate A San Diego Padres pitcher who was ejected Saturday during a game against the Colorado Rockies said his dismissal might have been a misunderstanding....
2019-06-18, 12:39

US Open champ Gary Woodland on his patriotic gear: Our troops sacrifice so much so I can play a game Gary Woodland knows how special it is to win a major golf tournament and Tuesday he expressed his thankfulness to the U.S. men and women who serve at ...
2019-06-18, 12:39

New York Giants rookie Daniel Jones welcomed to Yankee Stadium with resounding boos New York Giants rookie quarterback Daniel Jones has yet to step onto an NFL field and take a professional snap but he is already getting made out to b...
2019-06-18, 12:39

Kawhi Leonard receives housewarming gift from infamous 'Plant Guy' What’s more important to the NBA Finals MVP than the Larry O’Brien Trophy? How about a house warming present from Toronto Raptors fans hoping he stays...
2019-06-18, 12:39

Kyrie Irving 'essentially ghosted' Boston Celtics ahead of free agency: report It is beginning to appear more and more likely that Kyrie Irving is not going to re-sign with the Boston Celtics once the NBA’s free agency period beg...
2019-06-18, 12:39

Osaka outlasts Sakkari to move into Birmingham last-16 World number one Naomi Osaka was tested by Maria Sakkari in her first-round match at the Nature Valley Classic in Birmingham but eventually went throu...
2019-06-18, 12:26

Tour champion Thomas out of Tour de Suisse, Tour participation in doubt Tour de France champion Geraint Thomas crashed on the fourth stage of the Tour de Suisse on Tuesday and abandoned the race, his team said, putting a q...
2019-06-18, 12:00

Brazil authorities put freeze on Neymar mansions amid tax dispute Paris Saint-Germain striker Neymar's off-pitch woes continue to mount, as Brazilian tax authorities put a freeze on dozens of his mansions and other p...
2019-06-18, 12:00

Semenya accuses IAAF of using her as a 'human guinea pig' Olympic 800 meters champion Caster Semenya has accused the global athletics governing body of using her as a human guinea pig as it emerged that the I...
2019-06-18, 12:00

How Afghanistan cricket team went from refugee camps to competing with the world's best There has been a sense, through the first half of a disappointing second World Cup campaign for Afghanistan, that an early chapter of their cricketing...
2019-06-18, 12:00

Barcelona president denies contact with Antonine Griezmann over summer transfer - 'We've never spoken to him' Barcelona president Josep Maria Bartomeu has denied ever speaking with Antoine Griezmann about a summer switch to the Camp Nou, insisting "there is no...
2019-06-18, 12:00

Perfect record for France but a lot to improve as knockout phase looms - Hosts France benefited from two highly debatable goals in their last two Group A games as they reached the World Cup knockout phase with a perfect r...
2019-06-18, 11:26

Michel Platini's legal team says he is innocent of all charges Michel Platini's legal team said on Tuesday he was innocent of all charges, after the former head of UEFA was detained for questioning over the Qatar ...
2019-06-18, 11:26

Former UEFA head Platini detained in Qatar World Cup investigation Michel Platini, the former head of European football association UEFA, was detained for questioning by French police on Tuesday over the awarding of t...
2019-06-18, 11:26