Sports » Page 2

stanleycup

Friday

Friday’s Sports Minute

Blues and Avs work overtime, Wainwright beats error-prone Nats, and more.

lebron

Friday

Heat playoff run could decide James’ future in Miami

Anything less than a third consecutive NBA title could lead to the breakup of their Big Three.

mariners

Friday

South Korean MLB prospect Choi banned for doping

Seattle Mariners prospect Ji-man Choi has been suspended for 50 games.

durant

Thursday

Thursday’s Sports Minute

The Thunder secure No. 2 seed, the Cubs' visit to Yankee Stadium doesn't go well, and more.

bucks

Thursday

Wall Street fund managers buy Milwaukee Bucks

Hedge fund managers are buying the Milwaukee Bucks for $550 million, becoming the latest Wall Street financiers to own a sports club.

soccer

Thursday

Atlanta awarded MLS expansion team

Atlanta has landed a Major League Soccer expansion team that will play beginning in 2017 in the city's new open-air stadium.

lorde

April 16, 2014

Lorde meets Hall of Famer who inspired ‘Royals’

The singer behind the hit meets the real-life Royal that inspired her song.

sharper

April 16, 2014

Sharper challenges his no-bail status in Arizona

Lawyers for former NFL All-Pro safety Darren Sharper are challenging the evidence used to keep him in jail without bail on sexual-assault charges in Arizona.

Oscar-Pistorius

April 16, 2014

Pistorius trial: Judge sets 2-week adjournment

The judge in the murder trial of Oscar Pistorius plans to adjourn for more than two weeks after Thursday.

brewers

April 16, 2014

Wednesday Sports Minute

Clippers keep pressure on Thunder, Knicks top Nets, Cards shut down Brewers, and more.

phelps

April 16, 2014

Phelps’s return to swimming shrugged off by fellow Olympians

The news that Michael Phelps was returning to the pool with an eye toward the 2016 Olympics was greeted with a big yawn by fellow swimmers.

boston

April 15, 2014

Gratitude, defiance marks Boston bombing memorial

The city and the nation mark the first anniversary of the deadly Boston Marathon bombings.

beckham

April 15, 2014

Beckham’s Miami soccer stadium hits snag

Some say David Beckham's plans for a soccer arena at the port of Miami threatens plans to expand the Panama Canal.

phelps

April 15, 2014

Phelps comes out of retirement ahead of 2016 Olympics

Michael Phelps, the most decorated swimmer of all time, will come out of retirement next week.

pistorius

April 15, 2014

Prosecutor wraps up 5-day grilling of Pistorius

The prosecutor gave a stark summary of how Pistorius shot his girlfriend, insisting he killed her deliberately after an argument.

murphy

April 14, 2014

Pro sports becoming more open to paternity leave

The four major pro sports leagues in North America are becoming increasingly open to paternity leave.

stanleycup

April 14, 2014

First round of Stanley Cup playoffs set

The first round of the Stanley Cup playoffs are set.

AP859627149155_18

April 14, 2014

PHOTOS: The Masters

Bubba Watson took home a second green jacket at one of golf's greatest events.

masters

April 14, 2014

Watson wins second Green Jacket

Bubba Watson withstood an inspired early challenge from playing partner Jordan Spieth to clinch the Masters for a second time in three years.

aldonsmith

April 14, 2014

NFL’s Aldon Smith arrested at LAX

Police at Los Angeles International Airport arrested the football player for a false bomb threat to screeners, officials said.

Recent Headlines

13 minutes ago in Viral Videos

It’s not Pitbull, it’s Amy Poehler

Fresh
amy

Do you think she fooled anyone?

29 minutes ago in Entertainment

Oscar-winner Lupita Nyong’o named ‘most beautiful’

Fresh
people

The actress was named as the world's most beautiful woman for 2014 by "People" magazine.

1 hour ago in Lifestyle

Travel through time on Google maps

Fresh
google

Google is now offering trips down memory lane on its digital maps.

1 hour ago in Entertainment

‘Peeps’ coming to a big screen in marshmallow movie

Fresh
peeps

The film focuses on the sugary confections as they prepare to be judged at the annual Peeps diorama contest.

today in Trending, Viral Videos

TODAY’S MUST SEE: Brian Williams raps ‘Gin & Juice’

birna

After he leaves the "NBC Nightly News," Brian Williams might have a future in music.