Stories about Sports

Apr 09 2017

Jordan Spieth targets second Masters title after surging into Augusta contention

They figure there is an addendum to the old saying that the Masters does not begin until the back nine on Sunday. The four-time major victor hit a superb pitch to three...

Apr 09 2017

Sergio Garcia moves into share of Masters lead with Charley Hoffman

His four-shot lead was gone in 11 holes, and he steadied himself the rest of the way to limit the damage to a 75. He sank three birdies Friday, but his hopes of reachin...

Apr 09 2017

Chris Simms: 'I had to tell my dad first' about CBS demotion

He missed last season with a broken leg, while Romo appeared in just one game. It is not known whether Jones paid off part of that $20 million salary, which would not b...

Apr 08 2017

How Can Simms Be 'Blindsided' By CBS' Romo Hire?

There's not a more loyal guy that you'll ever meet. They go around and smile when they're face to face, and then they go home and they must be like, 'I fucking hate every...

Apr 08 2017

Hull beats Middlesbrough 4-2, out of EPL relegation zone

But speaking ahead of side's Premier League clash with Bournemouth on Saturday, Conte reaffirmed his commitment to Chelsea . I have to check his situation and then mak...

Apr 07 2017

Tar Heels take sixth title

The bottom line is North Carolina made the plays down the stretch and the Zags didn't. That should have given the ball back to UNC. He has the most wins of any player i...

Apr 07 2017

Trump tells newspaper Obama aide might have broken the law

How does incidental collection occur? The list of unmasked individuals reportedly reached authorities at the National Security Council, as well as individuals at the D...

Apr 07 2017

Spurs are ready for title finale says Vertonghen

Eden Hazard declared "we are almost there" as Chelsea head coach Antonio Conte targeted six wins in the final eight games to clinch the Premier League title. We knew it...

Apr 07 2017

Staley says she would go to White House if invited

The Bulldogs couldn't muster the same effort against their SEC rival. Carolyn Peck, the coach of Purdue's 1999 national championship team, "gave me a piece of her natio...

Apr 06 2017

James dominates as Cavs beat Celtics 114-91 in East showdown

WatchESPN also streams live on the Amazon Fire TV, Apple TV, Roku, and other set-top streaming devices, allowing fans to watch the Cavaliers vs. Celtics showdown streami...

Apr 06 2017

Five Masters Players to Watch

There is the spurned widow who haunts the halls of the Partridge Inn, the scorned preacher who cursed the old marketplace on Broad Street and, of course, all those furiou...

Apr 05 2017

Tottenham's Winks out for the season

That loss coupled with Spurs' 2-0 win over Burnley found the opening cut to seven points with nine matches to play. "We hope it's not a big issue but it will be har...

Apr 05 2017

Cubs, Maddon become first to use no-pitch intentional walk

Oh ended up being the winning pitcher, while Mike Montgomery took the loss for the Cubs when he surrendered Grichuk's walk off hit. Grichuk gave the Cards a couple of ...

Apr 05 2017

Tar Heels get it right this time, bring home the title

That Villanova victory over the Tar Heels pulled in about 17.8 million viewers over three Turner nets in the 9-11 PM ET time period. Now, that one call wasn't what wo...

Apr 04 2017

South Carolina postpones celebration for national title in women's basketball

Staley proudly wore the net she cut down around her neck and still had it on hours later when she left the arena. That was just my mindset going in, is I have to make an ...

Apr 04 2017

North Carolina, Gonzaga set to settle NCAA title game

Expectations outside of the program were high, but not this high. With 21.9 seconds to play and UNC up one, with the nation's No. 1 defense locked in, Tar Heels forward...

Apr 04 2017

Benintendi lifts Red Sox over Pirates 5-3 in post-Ortiz era

Andrew Benintendi capped the rally with a three-run homer into the Pirates bullpen in right field. No matter the outcome, the Red Sox home opener will be historic be...

Apr 03 2017

Gonzaga holds off South Carolina 77-73 in Final Four

SC players watched from their hotel and were shocked along with everyone else when UConn's record 111-game winning streak ended on a buzzer-beating shot by Mississippi St...

Apr 03 2017

Final Four: Gamecocks Get Zagged

The Gamecocks went on a 14-0 three-minute spree to take a 67-65 lead over Gonzaga. However, it's the North Carolina-Oregon contest that left an indelible mark. But the Za...

Apr 03 2017

NCAA Women's Championship Game 2017: Latest Odds and Predictions

I was like "oh my goodness". Prescott, a record-setting National Football League rookie quarterback who last season helped lead the Dallas Cowboys to the NFC East tit...