Stories about Sports

Dec 28 2016

Redskins can exorcise demons and make playoffs with win over Giants?

The Falcons would have to lose to the Saints at home on Sunday, and both the Lions and Seahawks would have to win. Only two teams have fewer rushing yards than th...

Dec 27 2016

Carmelo Anthony gives auto to teen with cancer before Knicks game

Moments before tipoff for his team's game against the Boston Celtics, New York Knicks forward Carmelo Anthony did something that was "bigger than sports". Celtics: Boston...

Dec 25 2016

Southampton increase Virgil van Dijk valuation?

Virgil van Dijk took advantage of some precious downtime this week, forgetting his status as the Premier League's most-wanted defender and heading instead with his young...

Dec 24 2016

Indians appear to be team to beat for Edwin Encarnacion

When the Cleveland Indians signed first baseman Edwin Encarnacion to a three-year, $60 million deal, first baseman Mike Napoli's fate with the Tribe was swiftly sea...

Dec 24 2016

Oklahoma's Joe Mixon tearfully apologizes for punching woman

He said he was disappointed he let down his team and family, especially his mother. On Friday, officials with the University of Oklahoma announced that Mixon would be m...

Dec 22 2016

Cavs guard Smith faces surgery for fractured riight thumb

Smith will need surgery on his injured right thumb and will be out an extended period of time , according to a report from ESPN . Smith was injured during the first...

Dec 22 2016

Netflix Twitter account hacked by OurMine

The hacked tweets on the Netflix and Marvel accounts were deleted later Wednesday. One of the tweets contains OurMine's typical note about "testing your security", whil...

Dec 21 2016

Philadelphia Phillies Acquire Clay Buchholz From Boston Red Sox

Jon Heyman of FanRag Sports hears that the Red Sox could trade Clay Buchholz soon. The Red Sox starting rotation depth chart now sits with the following. The Buchhol...

Dec 20 2016

Stanford RB McCaffrey to skip bowl, focus on draft

For all the romanticism of "amateur" sports, I have yet to hear an argument against paying players that addresses where all the money should go. The Cardinal star will ...

Dec 20 2016

Messi mesmerizes in Barcelona's 4-1 win against Espanyol

David Lopez managed to reduce the deficit, but Messi restored the 3 goal lead in the 89 minute after a lovely chip from Suarez found him in a one on one situation with th...

Dec 20 2016

Stanford's Christian McCaffrey to skip Sun Bowl for 2017 NFL Draft preparation

McCaffrey, the star Stanford running back, announced his decision to skip the Sun Bowl against North Carolina on Monday - a move that came as a surprise after he alread...

Dec 20 2016

Fans will be selecting players for All-Star Starters

Voting is set to open on Christmas Day. The NBA had used fan voting to select the starters for its mid-season game since the 1974-75 season. This year, the league w...

Dec 19 2016

Succop's 53-yard field goal gives Titans 19-17 win over KC

Under sunny skies and very frigid temperatures, the game's outcome was in doubt until the game's final play when Succop, returning to face the team that drafted him in 20...

Dec 19 2016

Watch Cristiano Ronaldo's hat trick deliver Real Madrid the Club World Cup

RONALDOOOO! @Cristiano 's 2nd goal of the final gives Real Madrid the lead in extra time. But we always believe in our ability to attack the opponent. Real Madrid's hea...

Dec 18 2016

Luis Suarez agrees new contract with Barcelona till 2021

A Barca statement said the contract, which ties the 29-year-old Uruguay worldwide to the club until 2021, would be signed on Friday. The Uruguay global striker's new de...

Dec 17 2016

Chelsea not unbeatable - Conte

You need time to work and improve. "In this league every game is always open". "In our path, there was a hard moment when we conceded two defeats against Liverpool an...

Dec 16 2016

Patriots claim Michael Floyd off waivers days after DUI arrest

Floyd, who was arrested on a DUI charge in Arizona and subsequently released by the Cards, was claimed by New England on Thursday, according to Field Yates of ESPN . And...

Dec 15 2016

Ibrahimovic late strike seals Man United win over Palace

The result leaves United sixth, three points behind Tottenham and six back from local rivals Manchester City, who occupy the final Champions League qualifying berth. Al...

Dec 15 2016

After 16 years, EA's exclusive licensing deal with Porsche is over

No one is really sure why Porsche chose to do this, but it's not a big leap to assume the automaker did not foresee the sheer amount of potential advertising value video ...

Dec 14 2016

Cool champion Joshua confident of extending hot streak

The experts see Molina as the latest fodder for Joshua on his inexorable rise to the top of the heavyweight division, where he's won all 17 of his professional fights by ...