Sidney Crosby hoists Stanley Cup during parade in Canada

Tens of thousands of those fans gathered along the streets of Cole Harbour and outside local arena Cole Harbour Place under the piercing, mid-day summer sun to welcome the Pittsburgh Pengions captain and the Cup back to his proud hometown. "I'm proud... More..

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by | Tuesday, July 19, 2016

Five Lessons Learned From The Coke Zero 400 at Daytona

Also some other notable finishers were Tony Stewart in 26th. "I think that he made an aggressive mistake", Busch said. "I got down on myself here", he said. It could have been a big mess down there tonight,...More..

by | Tuesday, July 19, 2016

Former Cardinals exec sentenced to jail for hacking Astros

He pleaded guilty in January to five counts of unauthorized access of a protected computer. Correa faced a maximum sentence of five years and a fine of $250,000 per charge. Correa provided analytical suppor...More..

Varejao, now with Warriors, doesn't want a Cavs title ring
by | Tuesday, July 19, 2016

Varejao, now with Warriors, doesn't want a Cavs title ring

Varejao has no plans to accept a ring this offseason from the Cleveland Cavaliers, according to National Basketball Association analyst Sam Amico , despite playing in 31 games for the club previous year . Bec...More..

by | Tuesday, July 19, 2016

Ex-Pro Bowl RB Foster reaches deal with Dolphins

Apparently that is not going to happen. Foster signed a $1.5 million, one-year contract with the Miami Dolphins , and said he's fully healthy. Miami's depth chart at running back now includes Jay Ajayi a...More..

by | Tuesday, July 19, 2016

Bowlsby: Some in league feel Baylor scandal 'sullied' image

The Baylor Bears have had a pretty rough summer this year as the sexual assault scandal has led to the firing of head coach Art Briles and the departure of many top recruits in the 2016 class. It is with the NC...More..

Hamstring injury rules Crusaders winger out of Lions clash
by | Tuesday, July 19, 2016

Hamstring injury rules Crusaders winger out of Lions clash

Also on Saturday, the Lions tackle the Canterbury Crusaders in Johannesburg and the Western Stormers face the Waikato Chiefs in Cape Town. The quarter-finals kick off with the ACT Brumbies against title-h...More..

by | Tuesday, July 19, 2016

Misbah out for nought as England fight back

Alastair Cook blamed his "naïve" England players for defeat by Pakistan but warned the tourists they may come to regret their extravagant celebrations. England wicketkeeper Jonny Bairstow had faced critici...More..

by | Tuesday, July 19, 2016

Mourinho gets off to winning start as Man United manager

New Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho says he is now managing the 'biggest club in the UK'. Jose Mourinho was as animated as ever in his first Manchester United match in charge - never more evident ...More..

by | Monday, July 18, 2016

Tim Duncan retires: Etan Thomas posts cool story about Spurs' star

The announcement comes two months after the Spurs were upset by the Oklahoma City Thunder in the Western Conference semifinals, a six-game exit that immediately had people wondering yet again if it was Dunca...More..

by | Monday, July 18, 2016

Rory McIlroy rips Olympics in British Open presser

Former R&A chief executive Peter Dawson claimed the likes of McIlroy, Jordan Spieth, Jason Day and Dustin Johnson, the world's highest ranked players, had over-reacted to the zika threat. "I'll make it a signif...More..

Is Tim Duncan the best power forward in National Basketball Association history?
by | Monday, July 18, 2016

Is Tim Duncan the best power forward in National Basketball Association history?

Croix-born Duncan on Monday, July 11, 2016. The San Antonio Spurs lost their franchise player on Monday, as Tim Duncan elected to retire after an unbelievable 19-year career. He won a total of 5 NBA Champ...More..

by | Monday, July 18, 2016

Two arrested in Nice over truck attack -- judiciary source

The perpetrator was acting in response to the group's call for attacks on citizens of countries taking part in an global coalition fighting Islamic State in its Iraqi and Syrian territories, the statements said...More..

Wilder's U-turn: Arreola doesn't deserve a title shot - he's lucky!
by | Monday, July 18, 2016

Wilder's U-turn: Arreola doesn't deserve a title shot - he's lucky!

Diaz of Santo Domingo, DR won a card 96-93 and 95-94 twice and is now 18-1. Erickson Lubin remained flawless by scoring an eight round unanimous decision over Ivan Montero in a junior middleweight bout. I...More..

Jordan Spieth closes strong at The Open, builds momentum for PGA Championship
by | Monday, July 18, 2016

Jordan Spieth closes strong at The Open, builds momentum for PGA Championship

It started to get really warm there for a second and we were walking around pretty good. "With what I had to play in there's no way I would have gotten the scores that those guys [Stenson and Mickelson] are on"...More..

Thunder Guard Russell Westbrook Tells Kids He Is Staying in Oklahoma City
by | Sunday, July 17, 2016

Thunder Guard Russell Westbrook Tells Kids He Is Staying in Oklahoma City

However, now that Durant is not an option Westbrook will have to ascend his game to another level if he wants the team to succeed. For years, the Celtics have been in dire need of a franchise player. If a t...More..

Rizzo comes up big as Cubs win again
by | Sunday, July 17, 2016

Rizzo comes up big as Cubs win again

NATIONALS 5, PIRATES 1 Stephen Strasburg threw eight masterful innings and bunted in a run and Michael Taylor hit a two-run home run that broke the game open as host Washington beat Pittsburgh in their fir...More..

McIlroy snaps 3-wood at British Open
by | Sunday, July 17, 2016

McIlroy snaps 3-wood at British Open

Rory McIlroy snapped his club in two in a spectacular show of anger during the third round of the Open Championship at Royal Troon. He took his frustrations out on his poor 3 wood. "I had to get it reglued s...More..

French golfer's thoughts with victims of Nice attack
by | Sunday, July 17, 2016

French golfer's thoughts with victims of Nice attack

Sordet came out to play in the opening group of the second day of the competition having written "Pray for Nice" on his cap. The playing of 75 shots for a second day, ensuring an eight-over-par 150 and Open d...More..

Cousins, Redskins fail to reach long-term deal
by | Sunday, July 17, 2016

Cousins, Redskins fail to reach long-term deal

The Redskins are unquestionably Cousins' team next season with backup Colt McCoy and sixth-round pick Nate Sudfeld behind him on the depth chart. That's pretty cool. But in February, Cousins told ESPN's Jim T...More..

by | Sunday, July 17, 2016

Crosby to be honoured at Stanley Cup parade in Nova Scotia

Gloria McCluskey, both self-admitted Pittsburgh Penguins fans, help welcome Sidney Crosby and the Stanley Cup back to Halifax Regional Municipality during Saturday's celebrations. MacFarlane said their store,...More..

It's Pence: Trump announces his VP choice on Twitter
by | Saturday, July 16, 2016

It's Pence: Trump announces his VP choice on Twitter

Presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton's campaign reacted swiftly to the Pence announcement, calling him "the most extreme pick in a generation". Since taking office in 2013, Pence has pres...More..

Mahrez will stay at Leicester: Coach Ranieri
by | Saturday, July 16, 2016

Mahrez will stay at Leicester: Coach Ranieri

The Frenchman will be Antonio Conte's second summer signing at Chelsea and will sign a five-year contract. Everton have made an attempt to lure Leicester City's head of recruitment Steve Walsh away from t...More..

by | Saturday, July 16, 2016

Wade Watch: Dwyane in talks with Knicks and Bucks, per report

Last year DeAndre Jordan ditched them in the cruelest of ways, and it feels like Mark Cuban has been pursuing Dwight Howard for about a decade now. Center Hassam Whiteside has announced on Snapchat and The P...More..

Jets, DE Muhammad Wilkerson agree to five-year extension
by | Saturday, July 16, 2016

Jets, DE Muhammad Wilkerson agree to five-year extension

The Jets announced about 30 minutes after the 4 p.m. deadline for signing franchise-tagged players that they had an extension done for the former first-round pick. The Jets still have business to attend to th...More..

by | Saturday, July 16, 2016

Anderson out of first Pakistan Test

The first Test is scheduled to begin on July 14 at Lords. Broad's sole Test century, in a 10-year worldwide career, came in the match which will inevitably be remembered forever not for his 169 in a triple-ce...More..

by | Saturday, July 16, 2016

Jyn Erso Rogue One: A Star Wars Story Black Series Figure Revealed

A new poster and a new sneak peek trailer for the film were also revealed Friday. Directed by Gareth Edwards, Rogue One centers around Felicity Jones' Jyn Erso, a criminal misfit who becomes entangled i...More..

by | Saturday, July 16, 2016

Larry Nance Jr. Suffers 'Probable' Hand Fracture

Nance's fears, however, did not turn into a nightmare. Nance, who has been one of the Lakers' most promising players throughout summer league, suffered the injury during a fourth-quarter drive to the basket w...More..

by | Saturday, July 16, 2016

Conte confident Batshuayi will make Chelsea impact

Conte talks a good game, but Abramovich needs to back his man to the hilt and sign the players the Italian needs if ambition and hope are to be realised. "When a player deserves to play, with me he plays". We...More..

by | Saturday, July 16, 2016

Leaderboard chase: Field narrows in on Mickelson at British Open

Two years ago, McIlroy won the Claret Jug by racing out to an early lead and keeping every other contender at arm's length for the next three days. Before it started I was never going to pick my guys as that'...More..

by | Saturday, July 16, 2016

Von Miller signs record $114.5M deal with Broncos

The deal makes the 27-year-old Miller the highest-paid defensive player by average at just over $19 million per year. Miller's new deal was struck shortly before the NFL's deadline for franchise tagged p...More..

by | Friday, July 15, 2016

Adam Silver: Impact of Kevin Durant's decision a concern

Kevin Durant poses for a photo with his jersey during a press conference after signing with the Golden State Warriors at the Warriors Practice Facility. He added, "My legal team is handling it. It will be re...More..

by | Friday, July 15, 2016

In Kashmir, Deadly Protests Follow Death Of Rebel Leader

The Foreign Secretary on Monday called in Indian High Commissioner and conveyed Pakistan's serious concerns over the recent killings of Kashmiri leader Burhan Wani and many other civilians in Indian occupie...More..

Evans up for Butkus Award
by | Thursday, July 14, 2016

Evans up for Butkus Award

Cabinda and Wartman-White hope to join Paul Posluszny (2005) and LaVar Arrington (1999) as award winners for Dear Old State. He is one of 51 candidates for the Butkus Award , and one of three from the Mounta...More..

by | Thursday, July 14, 2016

Euro 2016 final pits Ronaldo vs Griezmann again for a trophy

Les Blues have mesmerized the home crowd with their free-flowing football and the abundance of goals. Griezmann is the tournament's top scorer with six goals, while Ronaldo has notched three. It's true we don...More..

US senator probes Pokemon GO maker over data privacy concerns
by | Thursday, July 14, 2016

US senator probes Pokemon GO maker over data privacy concerns

Instead, the game will ask to see the player's basic data and their e-mail addresses. This meant that the game was able to access and/or change any data within a person's Google account. The developer said it h...More..

Las Vegas NHL expansion team hires George McPhee as GM
by | Thursday, July 14, 2016

Las Vegas NHL expansion team hires George McPhee as GM

ET on Wednesday and is expected to announce the move. During McPhee's tenure, the Capitals went to a Stanley Cup Final in 1998, won seven division titles and a President's Trophy. Not only will McPhee be fa...More..

I was punched by Draymond Green
by | Thursday, July 14, 2016

I was punched by Draymond Green

The details of the incident leading up to the arrest had not yet been made public, but Jermaine Edmondson's statement to police was released on Wednesday afternoon. Green was charged with assault. He also too...More..

MSU notebook from SEC Media Days
by | Wednesday, July 13, 2016

MSU notebook from SEC Media Days

The mother of the woman who was punched by Simmons told ESPN in March that she was attacked as the result of a long-standing dispute between her daughter and his family. "I've known him well before the incident...More..

A New HR Derby Winner, Stanton Steals The Show
by | Wednesday, July 13, 2016

A New HR Derby Winner, Stanton Steals The Show

Giancarlo Stanton of the Miami Marlins defeated defending champion Todd Frazier , 20-13, in the final of Major League Baseball's T-Mobile Home Run Derby yesterday at Petco Park. The White Sox third basema...More..

by | Wednesday, July 13, 2016

Anti-Trump delegate in Virginia wins portion of lawsuit

Ted Cruz of Texas and Gov. John Kasich of OH to drop out after the IN primary. The decision strikes down Virginia's ability to fine any delegates that don't vote with the primary's results, but it says nothin...More..

by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Two Madrid Stars Cross Paths in Euro Final

Griezmann is the clearest danger to Portugal , with his six-goal tally at Euro 2016 double that of any player, including Cristiano Ronaldo, who has three. Germany coach Joachim Löw maintained that they were ...More..

Pat Summitt Dies at 64
by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Pat Summitt Dies at 64

Summitt died at Sherrill Hill Senior Living in Knoxville surrounded by her family, son Tyler Summitt said. She coached 38 seasons at Tennessee and is the winningest coach in Division I history, with 1,098 v...More..

Pepe back in full training ahead of Euro 2016 final
by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Pepe back in full training ahead of Euro 2016 final

For the Real Madrid star, the final clash today will be the biggest for the Portugal skipper to date . "The 2004 final was unfortunate". "We don't need to look at permutations and try and play the match ...More..

by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

National Football League defensive guru Buddy Ryan dies

Following his time with the Bears, Ryan took over as head coach of the Philadelphia Eagles and then went on to serve as head coach of the Arizona Cardinals . They almost slugged it out at halftime of Chicago's...More..

Tottenham Sign Vincent Janssen
by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Tottenham Sign Vincent Janssen

The 22-year-old has arrived from AZ Alkmaar for a fee believed to be in a region on £17m. The Dutch club this week completed the signing of striker Wout Weghorst from Heracles Almelo, which would appear to pa...More..

Serena Williams clinches record Wimbledon singles crown and doubles win
by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Serena Williams clinches record Wimbledon singles crown and doubles win

Just hours after winning her seventh Wimbledon crown and a historic 22nd major title, Serena Williams was back on Centre Court to join Venus Williams in the final of Ladies Doubles. The sisters are 14-0 in ma...More..

by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Noren leads by 2 shots after 3rd round of Scottish Open

Belgium's Nicolas Colsaerts closed with a 66 to share third place at 12-under with Italian Matteo Manassero (70) and New Zealand's Danny Lee (69). Manassero became the youngest European Tour victor in 2010 ...More..

by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Euro 2016 Final: Portugal vs. France Championship Schedule, Odds, Predictions

Portugal will be hoping to end their reputation as global football's almost men, having come close to the major prizes but never claiming any. Portugal put together a strong defensive effort to keep Wales ...More..

Auburn under the radar heading into 2016
by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Auburn under the radar heading into 2016

Because he expects you to be great", said Florida senior safety Marcus Maye . And usually it comes down in this league to two or three plays in these close games, and you got to find a way to make them and y...More..