Sport

North London Derby: More than a Champions League Ticket is at Stake

Yet Arsenal's more recent record in matches with Tottenham reflects a slight shift in the balance of power between the sides. Spurs will finish above Arsen...


Sharapova's winning return ends in SF defeat to Mladenovic

Eventually, though, the pressure from the Russian told as she took a 3-1 lead before closing out the set with a love-service game in 36 minutes. The ex-world ...


Bruins lose in OT again; Senators grab series lead

Wideman, with his first playoff goal, made it 3-2 with a goal from the point and Brassard, off a great pass from Erik Karlsson , tied the game at 7:48 off a...


Jets WR Devin Smith out for season with torn ACL

That came after he missed the beginning of that season with a punctured lung and broken ribs. This is the latest in a slew of injuries that have hampered Smi...


Bayern lodges complaint to UEFA against Spanish police

First Vidal was sent off for the an non-foul on a Real Madrid simulation. The result of the match certainly did not sit well with Bayern, as Real Madrid's ...


Broncos pick QB Chad Kelly with 253rd-overall pick as 'Mr. Irrelevant'

Kelly is the nephew of former Buffalo Bills' quarterback Jim Kelly, who is a member of the noted quarterback draft class of 1983. Irrelevant founder Paul Salata...


Cervelli leads balanced attack in Pirates' 12-2 win

As Pirates broadcaster Joe Block noted on Twitter , Ngoepe is the first Pirate since Eddie Moore (1923) to reach base five times in his first Major League ...


Mercedes still committed to 'equal opportunities' for Lewis Hamilton, Valtteri Bottas

Ferrari's Kimi Raikkonen finished fourth with Australian Daniel Ricciardo fifth for Red Bull and Brazilian Felipe Massa sixth for Williams on the 75th birthday ...


Embattled Brantley drafted by Browns, ready to prove innocence

In an NFL Draft with several players draped with red flags drawing attention to where teams take them, Caleb Brantley appears to have paid the stiffest penalt...


Isaiah Thomas Switches Sneakers at Halftime, Leads Celtics to Game 5 Win

Board battle: Despite benching Amir Johnson and using a small-ball lineup, the Celtics have closed the gap on the rebounding battle and second-chance points th...


Josh Dobbs excited to be a Steeler

He recently took part in SportsCenter Special: Gruden's QB Camp and Jon Gruden said, "Russell Wilson had it, Dak Prescott has it, this kid has it". At Tennessee...


Marcus Rashford talks about Zlatan Ibrahimovic's influence on him at Man United

United, however, ensured Zlatan would be financially rewarded when he left Paris Saint-Germain for the Theatre of Dreams past year. Luke Shaw has told Zlatan ...


San Francisco 49ers Draft Utah RB Joe Williams

Moments after trading for Bibbs, the 49ers made another trade and drafted another running back. John Lynch added a running back to the San Francisco 49ers w...


Jake Butt Joins The Broncos

Through the middle of Round 4 (No. 122 overall) on Saturday, Butt was set to receive $300,000 on the policy. The Broncos entered the draft with a need at tight ...


Could Man City have won the title with Jesus fit?

I can imagine but I don't know. I think all we do now is we remain focused for the game on Sunday against Manchester City. He will be here with us all next seas...


First African-born MLB player gets hit in debut

And yes, it's a massive achievement as thousands of local American players never make it to that level. Mpho' (pronounced mm-POH n-GO-pay), means "Gift" in So...


Cauley closes strong, leads by 2 at RBC Heritage

Birdies at the second and ninth holes were part of a blemish-free front nine, while his only bogey of the afternoon at 14 was preceded by bogeys at 12 and 13 as...


Burnley move towards safety with win at Palace

Jonathan Pearce: "Nerves will be jangling for this". "It's a big win for many reasons". "Burnley have slipped dangerously towards relegation again with jus...


Notches first playoff shutout Friday

So, of course the Oilers' first playoff series of the McLellan Era would feature the San Jose Sharks as the opposition. "I feel like every game is going to ...


Bills add quarterback Nathan Peterman

Buffalo had two picks in the fifth round and one in the sixth to conclude their selections for this year's draft. The rookie joins Tyrod Taylor, T.J. Yates, Car...


Former star Texas running back reveals infant son died during record season

Foreman said his son was born after 23 weeks of pregnancy, weighing 15 ounces. It could be all of the hype around Leonard Fournette, or the mystery of Christian...


Real Madrid Thrash Deportivo As Barcelona Rout Osasuna In La Liga

And, speaking ahead of Saturday's visit of Valencia to Santiago Bernabeu, Zidane was full of praise for Ronaldo. James' frustrations, however, have not im...


Bucks out of NBA playoffs despite Aussies' best efforts

Milwaukee wasn't in the mood for co-operating, particularly Giannis Antetokounmpo , who played all but 81 seconds, scoring 34 points and nine rebounds. DeRoza...


MacArthur, Senators oust Bruins

Now, the Senators will prepare to face the New York Rangers in the second-round in a a playoff series that could get under way as early as Thursday at the Can...


Tigers CF Jones hit in face by pitch, taken to hospital

Ausmus said Sunday that he doesn't expect Jones to be out long. "It's just that some of the right-handed hitters, especially Rosales, that maybe I should have p...


Ding edged out by defending champion Selby

In a repeat of last year's final Selby, 33, won a thriller 17-15 to reach the final of the Betfred World Championship in Sheffield. The damage was done early...


Dubnyk, Wild beat Blues 2-0 to avoid elimination

Selected as a favorite to reach the Stanley Cup finals, the Wild went home after the Game 3 loss in St. Louis. The Wild's CORSI in the first three games was on ...


Judge who granted bail to rape accused SP leader Gayatri Prajapati suspended

Besides, the bail order for the release of his two accomplices - Vivek Verma, son of an SDM, and Pintu Singh - was also issued same day on same conditions. A 35...


Former Norman standout George Kittle drafted by the 49ers in fifth round

He also objectively took a bit of a step back as a senior, throwing for 1,874 yards, completing 58.6 percent of his passes, and accruing 17 touchdowns and seven...


Ciara and Russell Wilson welcome first child together

The singer and the National Football League quarterback got married last July, following a almost four-month engagement. Almost two months after the 31-year-old...


Tom Brady won't attend White House SB celebration

At least 100 Patriots, staff and others posed with Obama then, as shown in photos taken at the time . In all, 34 players were present for the Wednesday after...


Suarez on target as Barcelona beat Espanyol 3-0

Barca were under pressure to win after Real Madrid had beaten Valencia to provisionally lead the standings earlier in the day, and the champions got an early fr...


Eye infection knocks No. 1 Lydia Ko from LPGA event in Texas

But the third-ranked Jutanugarn shot a 76 with six bogeys and settled in a group of five players, including her sister Moriya (74), who are five strokes off the...


Manchester derby is all about points not managers

Barnes said: "I am sure United and City will strengthen in the summer". However, Mourinho believes it is inappropriate to talk about his future at Old Traff...


Silver Bluff's Tankersley taken in third round of NFL draft by Dolphins

They need help with stopping the run, as they just got absolutely demolished by the Steelers running game in the AFC Wild Card Game. Tankersley, who visited t...