Stories about Sports

Sep 26 2016

Giants C Weston Richburg becomes first player ejected under new rule

We officially have our first player ejected under the NFL's new double unsportsmanlike conduct rule - and of course Josh Norman had something to do with it. The play en...

Sep 26 2016

Sir Bradley Wiggins denies trying to gain an advantage with triamcinolone use

Wiggins told the BBC's Andrew Marr Show : "This was not about trying to gain an unfair advantage, this was about putting myself back on a level playing field in order to...

Sep 26 2016

Fury-Klitschko Rematch Called Off Yet Again

The 28-year-old was last week due to attend a press conference with Klitschko, but failed to show up, with his manager citing vehicle problems. "I am in top shape and w...

Sep 25 2016

LA Rams Lose Lawsuit, Must Pay St. Louis PSL Holders

The amount of monetary returns is not immediately clear. Some who sued claimed the Rams terminated their contracts with the PSL holders when the team moved, and as a re...

Sep 25 2016

Setback for Barcelona as injured Lionel Messi sidelined for three weeks

But, after that minute, everything felt different. Barca are third in the standings, three points adrift of league leaders Real Madrid, who visit Las Palmas on Saturday...

Sep 25 2016

Watch USF, FSU trade long TDs on first two plays from scrimmage

Now, they face an early-season crossroads that demands an answer to how good they really are. It was one of the worst performances for Cook in his time at FSU since bec...

Sep 25 2016

Giants lose Crawford to dislocated finger

He will be retiring from his press box permanently on October 2, when the Dodgers play the Giants in San Francisco. As an 8-year-old in the Bronx, Vin Scully would grab...

Sep 24 2016

Russian Federation beats Czechs 4-3 in World Cup of Hockey warmup

Its opening game is Saturday against Team Europe. Before Saturday's game, Team USA head coach John Tortorella was concerned his team was sloppy in the win Friday nigh...

Sep 24 2016

Justin Verlander mowes down Twins

He was spotted a 2-0 lead in the second inning when his counterpart, Twins right-hander Ervin Santana , struggled with his command.Francisco Rodriguez threw a flawless n...

Sep 24 2016

Syrian White Helmets share 'Alternative Nobel' with 3 others

Syria's President Bashar al-Assad has blamed the US for the cease-fire deal's failure, citing what he called America's inability to control "terrorist" groups and a wee...

Sep 23 2016

Rome is third city to cancel Olympic bid

The 38-year-old lawyer said the city was still paying debts it had accrued for the Games in 1960, and would not stand for more "cathedrals in the desert" - abandoned st...

Sep 23 2016

Bears' Jay Cutler will avoid surgery for now, teammates not as lucky

NFL Network's Ian Rapoport reported that the Bears are "preparing for a lengthy absence" for Cutler and are determining whether the thumb will require surgery. Kyle Lo...

Sep 23 2016

ACC moves neutral-site championship events out of North Carolina

The NCAA removed seven national championship games from North Carolina on Monday, which included the first two rounds of the men's NCAA basketball tournament in Greensb...

Sep 23 2016

Armstrong's Late TD Helps Huskers Past No. 22 Ducks 35-32

For the second year in a row, it looks like OR hit a home run with a FCS to FBS transfer at quarterback. 1 for 5 in two-point conversion tries. OSU floundering to four ...

Sep 22 2016

Leroy Sane Starts - Manchester City Team vs Swansea Confirmed

The two-time Premier League champions were given a scare when Gylfi Sigurdsson scored in the third minute of added time, but it was too late to inspire a comeback. City, ...

Sep 22 2016

US Eliminated From World Cup of Hockey After Loss to Canada

It was a day of rivalries at the World Cup as Finland and Sweden also faced off with the Tre Kronor claiming a 2-0 victory over the Finns behind the brilliant goaltendi...

Sep 22 2016

Manchester United limber up in car park before Northampton test

Mourinho has found himself under increasing pressure at United in recent weeks after his side's poor run, which came after the Red Devils had won all four of their previo...

Sep 22 2016

Van Aanholt raring to go after health scare

Van Aanholt, 26, was due to start the game at White Hart Lane , which Sunderland lost 1-0, but was withdrawn from the XI half an hour before kickoff. The game also featu...

Sep 21 2016

Ronaldo, Bale to miss Real Madrid match at Espanyol

Former Watford manager Quique Flores' men will need to work hard against a Real Madrid team that has gone undefeated since August. "You can't get through a season with j...

Sep 21 2016

Injuries piling up for Browns after just 2 games

The Browns will be Whitehurst's fifth National Football League team over an 11-year National Football League career. Whitehurst's agent reportedly tweeted the signing...