Winter Olympics 2018: Japan's Nao Kodaira wins gold in women's 500m

Bergsma came in 8th in her first two races, the 1,500 and 1,000-meter, earlier this week. The Czech Republic's Karolina Erbanova did enough to take bronze. The race was the first speed-skating event at the Oval in which no Dutch skaters finished on t... More..

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Mata 'still up for VAR' after Huddersfield howler
by | Monday, February 19, 2018

Mata 'still up for VAR' after Huddersfield howler

Brighton defeated Coventry 3-1 in the fifth round of the competition to reach the quarter-finals for the first time in their history since 1986. After a certain hustle with Huddersfield skipper Christopher Sc...More..

Four NHL hockey fans kicked out over racist comments toward player
by | Monday, February 19, 2018

Four NHL hockey fans kicked out over racist comments toward player

This isn't the first time Smith-Pelly has heard racially charged comments. The 25-year-old Canadian is in his first season with the Capitals . I think it's disgusting. "The League will take steps to have o...More..

Olympic Brief: Clarks Summit native Rippon decides not to join NBC
by | Monday, February 19, 2018

Olympic Brief: Clarks Summit native Rippon decides not to join NBC

According to Sports Illustrated, Rippon ultimately decided that he would rather remain an Olympian and enjoy his time in Pyeongchang rather than take the NBC position. "I will never forget my roots, I'm a...More..

Minnows Rochdale Force Tottenham Into FA Cup Replay
by | Monday, February 19, 2018

Minnows Rochdale Force Tottenham Into FA Cup Replay

Nevertheless, they could have gone in front in the 26th minute, but wasted two good chances in quick succession. A staggering 101 goals in 142 appearances is the remarkable stat that represents Harry Kane's ...More..

Conte confident Chelsea can beat Barca
by | Monday, February 19, 2018

Conte confident Chelsea can beat Barca

The west London side are now in fourth place in the Premier League table as they chase Champions League qualification in Antonio Conte's second season in charge this term. "He is the best in the world, he...More..

Penn State Hands Ohio State Second Loss In As Many Tries
by | Sunday, February 18, 2018

Penn State Hands Ohio State Second Loss In As Many Tries

Now would be a good time to find it. Another pair of wins before the Big Ten Tournament would put Penn State in solid position to make its first NCAA Tournament in Pat Chambers' seven-season tenure. Tomor...More..

Ilya Kovalchuk scores twice as Russians outclass US
by | Sunday, February 18, 2018

Ilya Kovalchuk scores twice as Russians outclass US

While US coach Tony Granato played down any "Miracle on Ice" repeat talk, there were echoes of the 1980 Lake Placid Olympic upset of the Soviet Union by a collection of US amateurs. If the Americans win, they w...More..

Australia make 245 to beat New Zealand in record-breaking chase
by | Sunday, February 18, 2018

Australia make 245 to beat New Zealand in record-breaking chase

Chasing a record-breaking target, openers David Warner and D'arcy Short went after the Blackcaps bowlers, and particularly, Wheeler. Short and Maxwell made up for the loss of Warner and Lynn with a quickfir...More..

Sweden hands Canada its first men's curling loss at Pyeongchang Games
by | Sunday, February 18, 2018

Sweden hands Canada its first men's curling loss at Pyeongchang Games

Canada battled back from a 4-1 deficit after the fifth end, scoring two in the sixth and evening the score with one in the seventh. Canada, which was behind before the foul, then went on to score four points, t...More..

Two Xfinity Series crew chiefs ejected from Daytona garage, Hemric on pole
by | Sunday, February 18, 2018

Two Xfinity Series crew chiefs ejected from Daytona garage, Hemric on pole

When it was all said and done, 18 cars were involved in the crash including Larson, who led for close to half of the race, as well as Joey Logano (27 laps). 42 Chevy, 188.980 mph; Matt Tifft , No. 2 Chevy, 1...More..

Michigan State vs Northwestern basketball
by | Sunday, February 18, 2018

Michigan State vs Northwestern basketball

They led by as much as 27 and were up 49-27 after a stunning first half that had fans chanting "Overrated!" After taking Northwestern to its first ever NCAA Tournament a season ago, including its first ever t...More..

SC knocks off No 10 Auburn
by | Sunday, February 18, 2018

SC knocks off No 10 Auburn

Auburn was down 45-23 at the time of the injury, and trailed by 20 or so for much of the first half. As a team, Auburn grabbed 15 offensive rebounds in the second half and outrebounded the Gamecocks , 30-...More..

Simmons scores Rising Stars win
by | Sunday, February 18, 2018

Simmons scores Rising Stars win

With a short Thursday slate of games under wraps, most of the National Basketball Association now prepare for All-Star Weekend, and Joel Embiid will look to take part in it once again, this time being part ...More..

George Groves claims unanimous points victory over Chris Eubank Jr
by | Sunday, February 18, 2018

George Groves claims unanimous points victory over Chris Eubank Jr

Groves , who has fought in more big fights, used distance wisely to pick and choose his moments. Eubank suffered his second defeat in 28 fights . Groves came through a fully of punches in the final roun...More..

Olivier Giroud Relieved To Score His First Chelsea Goal
by | Sunday, February 18, 2018

Olivier Giroud Relieved To Score His First Chelsea Goal

The Italian has reportedly been unhappy since last summer with the lack of support offered to him by the Chelsea board, who he believes have failed to deliver him the players he wanted in the transfer market,...More..

Barcelona vs. Eibar: David Will Be the Winner Whatever Happens Against Goliath
by | Sunday, February 18, 2018

Barcelona vs. Eibar: David Will Be the Winner Whatever Happens Against Goliath

Barcelona coach Ernesto Valverde would have liked more time to prepare for Tuesday's Champions League game against Chelsea at Stamford Bridge. Atletico Madrid's chances of a league challenge have suddenl...More..

Migos star shines in NBA All-Star celebrity game
by | Sunday, February 18, 2018

Migos star shines in NBA All-Star celebrity game

On Friday, the rapper put up 19 points , which is the Celebrity Game equivalent of putting up 50 in any National Basketball Association game, according to SB Nation . There is, however, still plenty of intrig...More..

Delight for Ronaldo after match-winning display against PSG
by | Saturday, February 17, 2018

Delight for Ronaldo after match-winning display against PSG

Having looked set to come away with a precious draw, the defeat piles the pressure on coach Unai Emery , but for Real the outcome is an enormous boost for their boss Zinedine Zidane . "We played with charac...More..

SA borders on high alert as Ajay Gupta flees
by | Saturday, February 17, 2018

SA borders on high alert as Ajay Gupta flees

The Indian-origin family faces allegations of corruption and "influence peddling" due to their close ties to Zuma. Officials at OR Tambo International Airport near Johannesburg are reportedly working with...More..

Olympics: Alpine skiing-Swede Hansdotter wins gold, no medal for Shiffrin
by | Saturday, February 17, 2018

Olympics: Alpine skiing-Swede Hansdotter wins gold, no medal for Shiffrin

Shiffrin struggled to describe what happened and why she wasn't attacking the course more. Further errors during the second run meant that Shiffrin was never in contention for gold, finishing with a combined ...More..

Adam Pengilly Apologises After Being Accused of Injuring Olympic Security Guard
by | Saturday, February 17, 2018

Adam Pengilly Apologises After Being Accused of Injuring Olympic Security Guard

Olympic chiefs have denied double standards over its decision to send British IOC member Adam Pengilly home from the winter Games after his altercation with a security guard. "The guard added that Pengilly thre...More..

Nikola Jokic Records Historic Night Before All-Star Break
by | Saturday, February 17, 2018

Nikola Jokic Records Historic Night Before All-Star Break

Playing in Milwaukee, Jokic amazed Bucks fans (much to their lament) by becoming the quickest player to a triple-double in 20 seasons. He's also the first player ever to put up 30 points, 17 assists, 15 reb...More..

Paul Pogba rift talk at Manchester United is 'big lies' - Jose Mourinho
by | Saturday, February 17, 2018

Paul Pogba rift talk at Manchester United is 'big lies' - Jose Mourinho

Having been brought back to Old Trafford in a record-breaking £89 million deal, big things are expected of the France global. United have lost their last two Premier League away games without scoring a g...More..

PyeongChang 2018: Huge fight occurs between US, Canada women's hockey teams
by | Saturday, February 17, 2018

PyeongChang 2018: Huge fight occurs between US, Canada women's hockey teams

I was taken aback by that. "They're going to have a lot of scoring chances and we just have to protect our house and get our goals". Canadian medal hopeful Dave Greszczyszyn sits well behind leader Yun Sung...More..

Jurgen Klopp and Roberto Firmino's pre-Porto press conference
by | Saturday, February 17, 2018

Jurgen Klopp and Roberto Firmino's pre-Porto press conference

The Saints came into this clash unbeaten in six games and looking for their first back-to-back league wins since April previous year, but were undone by the quality of Liverpool's front-line and now remain wi...More..

ESPN, FOX aggressively pursuing Peyton Manning for broadcast booth
by | Saturday, February 17, 2018

ESPN, FOX aggressively pursuing Peyton Manning for broadcast booth

But the sports giant is going to face stiff competition from FOX, which now has the rights to " Thursday Night Football " in addition to Sunday afternoon games. Of course, Manning ultimately made a great decisi...More..

Cavs, Clippers had a DeAndre Jordan Deal in Place
by | Friday, February 16, 2018

Cavs, Clippers had a DeAndre Jordan Deal in Place

For all their National Basketball Association trade deadline maneuverings, the Cleveland Cavaliers weren't able to land DeAndre Jordan. The deal would have given the Clippers the Cavs' first round pick, Jae Cro...More..

Ravens-Bears to meet in Hall of Fame game on Aug. 2
by | Friday, February 16, 2018

Ravens-Bears to meet in Hall of Fame game on Aug. 2

Lewis spent his entire 17-year career with the Ravens and Urlacher played all 13 of his seasons in Chicago. So at the end of the day, thank goodness Philadelphia doesn't have to worry about playing in this ye...More..

Bennell convicted for abusing young footballers
by | Friday, February 16, 2018

Bennell convicted for abusing young footballers

They were directed to return not guilty verdicts on three counts of indecent assault, while two others were alternative charges which will now not be dealt with. "We suggest Mr Bennell is a child molester on an...More..