July 11, 2017

Aaron Judge’s Home Run Derby showcase proves baseball has a new face

Sports Illustrated Aaron Judge provided one of the grandest showcases in Home Run Derby history on Monday night. He is baseball’s new face, and the sport’s […]
July 10, 2017

Greg Cote: Home Run Derby, not All-Star Game, is real star of baseball’s midsummer break

MSN How? Why? It is a made-up competition. It’s just for fun, really. The pitches are lobbed right over the middle of the plate — that’s […]
July 9, 2017

Big 4 men and wide-open women’s field get ready for Manic Monday and second week of Wimbledon

MSN REPORTING FROM WIMBLEDON – Heading into the second week of Wimbledon, the tournament has rounded into a tale of mastery versus mystery. The remaining men […]
July 9, 2017

9 still-unsigned NBA free agents who should be bargains

For The Win NBA free agency is now a week old, and almost all the big names are off the board. So are some lesser names […]
July 8, 2017

Novak Djokovic defeats Ernests Gulbis to reach Wimbledon 2017 fourth round

The Telegraph “Novak’s at his very best when bad umpiring triggers him,” said Boris Becker, Novak Djokovic’s former coach, during his BBC commentary. “Makes him play […]
July 7, 2017

How does the Alex Smith trade look now?

SFGATE Former 49ers quarterback Alex Smith is perched at no. 81 on NFL network’s list of the top 100 NFL players. That may not seem all […]
July 7, 2017

For some baseball players on roster bubble, it’s like they live in a revolving door

Chicago Tribune Adam Engel was in Charlotte, getting ready for bed May 27, when his phone rang. The White Sox outfielder didn’t answer, though, because the call was from […]
July 7, 2017

MOST INTRIGUING 2017 CFB GAMES

Sports on Earth In just eight short weeks, we’ll be getting ready for the first full Saturday of the 2017 college football season on Sept. 2. […]
July 6, 2017

Novak Djokovic’s Win Highlights Thursday’s Action at Wimbledon 2017

Bleacher Report Novak Djokovic cruised into Wimbledon’s third round on Thursday as he beat Adam Pavlasek 6-2, 6-2, 6-1 in just 94 minutes, but Karolina Pliskova let slip a […]
July 6, 2017

Ronda Rousey’s influence is prominent at ‘Women of MMA’ event, but she’s neither there nor mentioned

Los Angeles Times The timing seemed ideal Wednesday for Ronda Rousey’s return. The UFC was staging a “Women of MMA” panel discussion for International Fight Week and it was […]
July 6, 2017

Wimbledon 2017 Results: Winners, Scores, Stats from Thursday’s Singles Bracket

Bleacher Report Roger Federer swept aside Dusan Lajovic in straight sets at Wimbledon on Thursday, and he’ll be joined in the third round by Novak Djokovic after […]
July 6, 2017

Cubs don’t need to be spectacular to win division, just need to be themselves

Chicago Tribune Strengthening his bid for a bigger role, Cubs outfielder Jon Jay came through again Wednesday with a pinch-hit, game-tying, three-run home run in a 7-3 victory over the Rays. […]
July 5, 2017

WWE Battleground 2017: Smart Builds for SmackDown PPV’s Top Feuds

Bleacher Report As the biggest party of the summer, WWE SummerSlam, approaches fast on the horizon, there are still plenty of pieces in the puzzle to […]
July 5, 2017

‘Time to forget:’ Miguel Montero wants to put Cubs parting behind him

Chicago Tribune Wearing his new Toronto Blue Jays jersey, Miguel Montero wanted to put behind him his petulant parting from the Chicago Cubs. “It wasn’t the perfect departure, but it is […]
July 5, 2017

Warren Gatland urges Lions to make history after sticking with winning side – but All Blacks ring the changes

The Telegraph Warren Gatland has urged his players to “make Lions history” after putting his faith in an unchanged squad ahead of the Test series decider […]
July 5, 2017

With Rousey’s support, Browne determined to end loss streak

Daily Mail Online LOS ANGELES (AP) – While Travis Browne’s relationship with Ronda Rousey blossomed, his mixed martial arts career wilted. Once considered a surefire heavyweight […]
July 5, 2017

Gordon Hayward signing could help Celtics take next step

Sporting News The Celtics have been toiling to supplant the Cavaliers as Eastern Conference champions for a couple years now. Tuesday’s news may have just helped […]
July 4, 2017

Injured Mark Cavendish out of Tour de France after ‘violent’ crash sees Peter Sagan sensationally disqualified

The Telegraph Mark Cavendish was sent crashing out of the 104th Tour de France with a fractured shoulder and Peter Sagan, the two-time world champion, sensationally […]
July 4, 2017

Jeux de l’Acadie goes to Miramichi for 2018

CBC News Miramichi, with its active Acadian community, looks forward to hosting the games next time, mayor says The Jeux de l’Acadie, which just wrapped up in […]
July 4, 2017

Ranking Manchester United’s Best Home Kits of the Premier League Era

Bleacher Report Manchester United launched their new home kit on Monday, and it is a pretty decent affair. With a small, rounded collar and two buttons at […]
July 4, 2017

Wimbledon PIX: Murray, Nadal, Halep storm into 2nd round; Wawrinka stunned

Rediff Sports Images from all the action from Day 1 of the Wimbledon on Monday   IMAGE: Andy Murray of Great Britain acknowledges the crowd as […]
July 3, 2017

Don’t blame the Celtics for missing on Paul George

SBNation Danny Ainge reportedly offered a much better deal for Paul George than did the Thunder. It’s not his fault Indiana passed. The Pacers traded Paul George […]
July 3, 2017

Cubs-Red Sox World Series in 1918 key in U.S. love affair with national anthem

Chicago Tribune On Tuesday afternoon, the crowd at Wrigley Field will be asked to stand and “gentlemen” reminded to remove their caps for the playing of “The Star […]
July 3, 2017

Mets’ emerging catching prospect could make d’Arnaud expendable

New York Post The 23-year-old who perhaps is the Mets’ catcher of the future does not pride himself most on his bat, his legs, his glove […]
July 3, 2017

Rafael Nadal into Wimbledon second round with thumping win over John Millman

The Telegraph Rafa Nadal moved seamlessly from months of claycourt success to a satisfyingly smooth first-round victory on grass as he opened his Wimbledon campaign with […]
July 3, 2017

Six significant 2017 MLB All-Star snubs

Yardbarker On Sunday night, Major League Baseball announced the 64 (as of right now) All-Stars that will be playing next Tuesday night at Marlins Park in […]
July 2, 2017

Buckley: Instead of being angry at Dennis Eckersley, David Price should be learning from Hall of Famer

Boston Herald I wasn’t on the charter flight to Toronto the other night when Red Sox lefty David Price had a “confrontation” with NESN analyst and […]
July 2, 2017

By trading Marcus Kruger to Vegas, Blackhawks get under salary cap

Chicago Tribune The Blackhawks needed to get under the NHL salary cap. To do so, they traded center Marcus Kruger to the expansion Vegas Golden Knights, the team announced Sunday. In return […]
July 2, 2017

Boxing continues to knock itself out with bewildering, incorrect decisions

Sports Illustrated QUICKLY Jeff Horn, a huge underdog, gave a strong showing against Manny Pacquiao on Saturday. But he did not win, despite what three judges […]
July 1, 2017

Alex Ward reveals his good fortune after qualifying for Wimbledon courtesy of an unexpected wildcard

  Daily Mail Online World No 855 Alex Ward came through qualifying to seal his place at Wimbledon  He lost in the first round of pre-qualifying […]
July 1, 2017

Brandt Jobe, lucky to still be playing golf, fires record-tying 62 at U.S. Senior Open

Golfweek PEABODY, Mass. – In this, the U.S. Golf Association’s startling Summer of Scoring, yet another golfer was matching a record on Saturday in the U.S. […]
July 1, 2017

Attacking intent delights the experts

FIFA There are just two games remaining at the FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017, giving the Technical Study Group (TSG) the perfect opportunity to gather together […]
July 1, 2017

NBA moves: Pacers reportedly trade Paul George to Oklahoma

CBC Sports Forward would team up with reigning MVP Westbrook; Griffin expected to remain in L.A. on 5-year deal Two people with knowledge of the details […]
June 30, 2017

Leo Messi rolls out the red carpet (yes RED carpet) for his…

Daily Mail Online Leo Messi rolls out the red carpet (yes RED carpet) for his wedding guests as stars including singer Shakira arrive to see the […]
June 30, 2017

How Each Potential Replacement for Phil Jackson Would Guide Knicks into Future

Bleacher Report Whoever takes over the New York Knicks‘ top personnel job in the wake of Phil Jackson’s departure will have at least one thing working in […]
June 29, 2017

Carmelo Anthony not off trade block despite Phil Jackson’s exit

New York Post ORLANDO, Fla. — Even with Phil Jackson out of his way, things aren’t yet peachy-keen for Carmelo Anthony and the Knicks. He can […]
June 28, 2017

Philadelphia Phillies beat Seattle Mariners to end three-game skid

UPI SEATTLE — Aaron Nola couldn’t help himself. When he saw Philadelphia Phillies teammate Maikel Franco in the dugout after the seventh inning, the right-hander walked straight up and gave […]
June 27, 2017

The work is just beginning for Oklahoma City and its MVP

ESPN NEW YORK — The last nominee to show up, Russell Westbrook turned the corner with his wife and rolled his eyes at the bank of […]
June 26, 2017

2017 Citizens’ Voice Softball All-Stars

Citizens’ Voice Tiana Wren School: Holy Redeemer Year: Sophomore Position: Outfield The top power-hitting sophomore in District 2 is a two-time all-star. Providence commit batted .455 […]
June 25, 2017

Transfer news: The latest rumours from Man Utd, Chelsea, Arsenal and all the top teams

GOAL Goal takes a look at the biggest transfer stories from the Premier League, La Liga, Serie A and beyond ahead of the opening of the […]
June 24, 2017

British and Irish Lions 2017: All Blacks eased into top gear and taught tourists a lesson in why they’re the best

The Independent New Zealand seized their opportunities to score at the most vital of times in Auckland The feeling at the end of 80 gruelling minutes […]
June 23, 2017

Flyers take high-scoring Nolan Patrick with the No. 2 overall pick in NHL draft

Philly CHICAGO – When the Flyers moved from No. 13 to No. 2 in the draft lottery, club president Paul Holmgren called it an “unexpected gift.” […]
June 23, 2017

NBA Draft 2017: Every pick, everything you need to know

UPI NEW YORK — For the last four years, the mantra of the Philadelphia 76ers has been “trust the process.” As the anticipation intensified and commissioner […]
June 22, 2017

Chiefs sign Andy Reid to extension, part with GM John Dorsey

AP Pro32 KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Andy Reid and John Dorsey arrived with the Kansas City Chiefs within weeks of each other, the coach and […]
June 22, 2017

Russia 0-1 Portugal: Cristiano Ronaldo wins it to put European champions on brink of Confederations Cup semi-final

  Daily Mail Online Cristiano Ronaldo put Portugal in front with a simple header after eight minutes The Real Madrid star has now scored 13 goals […]
June 21, 2017

Marian Hossa will not play 2017-18 season because of ‘progressive skin disorder’

Chicago Tribune Blackhawks winger Marian Hossa often said he would keep playing hockey no matter his age so long as his body allowed him to continue. Hossa’s […]
June 20, 2017

Phil Jackson hasn’t ruled out trading Kristaps Porzingis, reports say

Newsday The Knicks reportedly have received calls on the availability of Kristaps Porzingis, and haven’t ruled out moving the player many view as the future face […]
June 20, 2017

Cavaliers in a state of chaos following GM, front office departures

USA TODAY David Griffin spent much of the workday Monday as the Cleveland Cavaliers general manager, and he worked the phones on potential trades that would […]
June 19, 2017

Cristiano Ronaldo for £200m? A surprise swoop for James Rodriguez?

Daily Mail Online Cristiano Ronaldo for £200m? A surprise swoop for James Rodriguez? Sportsmail assesses the most likely summer arrivals at Manchester United Manchester United are […]
June 18, 2017

LSU baseball CWS preview: What to expect from Florida State’s patient offense, dominant starting pitcher

SEC Football OMAHA, Neb. — When the LSU baseball team faces Florida State tonight, it’ll be matching up against a pitcher who doesn’t give up many […]
June 17, 2017

FIFA 2017 Confederations Cup in Russia Live updates

RT RT is carrying special coverage of the FIFA 2017 Confederations Cup in Russia. The event kicks off in St Petersburg and will be held in […]
June 16, 2017

Cleveland Cavaliers’ Kevin Love will continue to be at center of trade rumors despite proving worth

Cleveland OH Local News CLEVELAND, Ohio — Cleveland Cavaliers power forward Kevin Love looked more comfortable this season than at any other point during his Cleveland […]
June 15, 2017

Estimated 650K fans cheer on Pens at parade for Stanley Cup win

ESPN PITTSBURGH — The Penguins‘ Stanley Cup championship, the first an NHL team has won back to back in almost 20 years, spawned by far the […]
June 14, 2017

France loss shows our shortcomings… we should’ve got a result, admits England manager Gareth Southgate

  Daily Mail Online England boss Gareth Southgate says his side need to defend better as a team  Southgate believes Raphael Varane’s sending off made his […]
June 13, 2017

Warriors end charmed season with 2nd title in 3 years

SFGATE After they lured Kevin Durant from Oklahoma City, after they were widely derided as “super villains,” after they endured 11 playoff games without their head […]
June 12, 2017

Perfect 10: Nadal tops Wawrinka for record 10th French Open

MSN PARIS (AP) — As he sat in front of a TV to watch last year’s French Open final, sidelined by an injured left wrist, Rafael […]
June 11, 2017

Predators leaning on Pekka Rinne to force Penguins back to Pittsburgh

The Denver Post “Our motivation is the Cup,” Nashville captain Mike Fisher said. “We want to win it.” NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Pekka Rinne is a friendly, […]
June 10, 2017

Live Jelena Ostapenko stuns Simona Halep to win the French Open

The Telegraph Game, set and match! Ostapenko defeats Halep 4-6, 6-4, 6-3 After the players exchange the first two points, Ostapenko moves to 15-30 with a sensational backhand […]
June 9, 2017

Facing 3-0 deficit against Warriors, Cavaliers’ LeBron James considers it part of ‘his calling’ to compete against dynasties

Ohio CLEVELAND: When LeBron James’ playing career ends, he may turn his talents to NBA ownership. But his experience playing on super teams in Miami and […]
June 9, 2017

Lionel Messi leads Argentina to victory over Brazil at packed MCG

The Sydney Morning Herald The Lionel Messi-led Argentina saw off their old rivals Brazil, winning 1-0 through a Gabriel Mercado goal just before the interval in […]