Stories about Sports

Oct 20 2016

Jets turn to Geno Smith to start at quarterback vs. Ravens

That's likely what Todd Bowles decided this week in turning to Geno Smith as his new starting quarterback Sunday at home versus the Ravens. For Smith, it was his firs...

Oct 16 2016

USA wins golf's Ryder Cup, ending long losing streak

With McIlroy only three years older than Pieters at 27, the duo could now form a Ryder Cup partnership for Europe for years to come. Sure enough, the 17-inch gold troph...

Oct 16 2016

Iwobi shines in Arsenal 3-2 win over Swansea

City will wonder, though, how it failed to beat Everton. Arsenal, meanwhile, moved level on points with league leader Manchester City, trailing Pep Guardiola's side onl...

Oct 14 2016

LSU, Florida to make up game Nov. 19, buy out previous opponents

Hurricane Matthew forced last Saturday's game to be postponed, and on Thursday the schools reached an agreement with SEC commissioner Greg Sankey to move the game from Fl...

Oct 14 2016

Protesters outside UK court ahead of Brexit lawsuit

Mr Clarke said the Prime Minister had not made a good start by announcing Brexit policies, such as when Article 50 would be triggered, during the party conference "withou...

Oct 14 2016

Murray, Nadal advance to 2nd round at China Open

Twenty-one-year-old British qualifier Kyle Edmund outgunned 18th-ranked Roberto Bautista Agut 6-4, 4-6, 6-4 to set up a quarterfinal meet with Murray. "When you get injur...

Oct 14 2016

Broncos vs Chargers: NFL Pre-Game Odds and Preview

I'm going with the Chargers to cover the field goal spread. Ever the optimist, Philip Rivers has chosen to laugh to keep from crying as the pratfalls pile up for the S...

Oct 13 2016

Saudi's Falih says non-OPEC countries willing to help balance oil market

At present, OPEC is producing 33.6 million bpd. Oil prices nudged down slightly this morning after hitting a 14-month high yesterday on indications Russian Federation w...

Oct 13 2016

Pakistan call-up hot prospect Babar Azam for first West Indies Test

The first test between Pakistan and West Indies will be played from October 13th in Dubai, the match will be Pakistan's first day/night Test and will be played with pink...

Oct 13 2016

New York Jets WR Eric Decker Headed For IR

The 29-year-old is going to have surgery to fix the shoulder, so there is no chance of him returning this season. Prior to going down, Decker had a solid start to the s...

Oct 12 2016

RB Justin Forsett is signing with the Detroit Lions

Detroit rushed for only 80 yards in the game, averaging 3.0 yards per carry as a team. But Abdullah went down in Week 2 with a foot injury while Riddick hasn't been as e...

Oct 12 2016

Tyson Fury license decision set for Wednesday

The WBO has already given the 28-year-old a 10-day deadline to declare his future plans, and a ban would make his position as champion untenable. Anthony Joshua will ta...

Oct 12 2016

Anti-doping leaders: IOC moves at summit 'not sufficient'

The IOC statement called for "a new testing authority" to be set up "within the framework of WADA". Top figures in world sport met on Saturday in a bid to overhaul the ...

Oct 11 2016

UFC champion Conor McGregor fined for throwing water bottles at Nate Diaz

The length of community service was doubled from the initial recommendation of 25 hours. The press event descended into madness when McGregor showed up extremely late a...

Oct 10 2016

LSU promotes Ed Orgeron to interim role

Every job has pros and cons, and coaches will have preferences and family ties to influence decisions, but generally, they are all looking for a chance to win championshi...

Oct 10 2016

Vols' Danny O'Brien placed on stretcher, carted off field

In the first quarter, the pass rush forced a fumble and A&M quarterback Trevor Knight found wide receiver, Christian Kirk , for a 13-yard touchdown on the ensuing drive....

Oct 08 2016

Zika-related travel recommendations extended to Southeast Asia

Zika is linked to severe birth defects in babies born to women who became infected while pregnant. The US Centres for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) said on Thurs...

Oct 08 2016

Manchester City draw with Celtic

Guardiola was quick to praise both sides, highlighting City's resilience on the night: "It was a fantastic game for the spectators". " You have to show that you're her...

Oct 07 2016

Champions League: Arsenal Breeze Past Basel, City Draw In Glasgow

Tomorrow we start again and focus on our next game. We made too many mistakes and we were not precise enough. Alexis Sanchez is another player to watch out for as he ha...

Oct 07 2016

IN uses late rally to upset No

During his tenure as head coach of the Indiana Hoosiers, Kevin Wilson has been looking for a signature Big Ten win. Michigan State (2-2, 0-2) has lost back-to-back game...