Canada upset by South Korea in women's curling in Olympic opener

At 3-4 following a 7-5 loss to China on Tuesday, winning their remaining games against Britain and the team from Russian Federation was a requirement for Canada to avoid elimination from medal contention. "We're not rookies out here so we can tell if... More..

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Canada's Sharpe wins ski pipe; US gets bronze
by | Tuesday, February 20, 2018

Canada's Sharpe wins ski pipe; US gets bronze

Cassie Sharpe competes in her third run in the ladies ski halfpipe final. In each run, attempting back-to-back 900s, she fell coming out of the last 900, just moments from the finish. The real drama came bet...More..

Man City's Aguero avoids punishment over Wigan brawl
by | Tuesday, February 20, 2018

Man City's Aguero avoids punishment over Wigan brawl

TV footage showed the City striker raising his arm to push a supporter away after being confronted during a celebratory pitch invasion at the DW Stadium that turned ugly. City have not commented, but Press Asso...More..

Man Utd star becomes latest to hit out at speed of VAR
by | Tuesday, February 20, 2018

Man Utd star becomes latest to hit out at speed of VAR

The Cote d'Ivoire worldwide has been on the sidelines since November 18 after going under the knife to fix a knee injury. "I think our game is so lovely that to change we have to change for better", said Mour...More..

Emotional Darrell Wallace Jr. breaks down after finishing 2nd in Daytona 500
by | Tuesday, February 20, 2018

Emotional Darrell Wallace Jr. breaks down after finishing 2nd in Daytona 500

It was Wallace's first Daytona 500 and the best finish in history by a black man. Scott was 13th in the 1966 race , the previous best finish for a black driver at Daytona. The finish was the cap of an alread...More..

Manchester United, Brighton and Southampton reach last eight of the FA Cup
by | Tuesday, February 20, 2018

Manchester United, Brighton and Southampton reach last eight of the FA Cup

League One high flyers Wigan, who stunned Manchester City 1-0 in the fifth round, host Southampton in the last eight. The FA Cup quarter-final draw, which was announced on Sunday, saw Manchester United...More..

Jeremy Lin defends JJ Redick after Chinese fans angered by 'chink' comment
by | Tuesday, February 20, 2018

Jeremy Lin defends JJ Redick after Chinese fans angered by 'chink' comment

Redick did not apologize in an initial tweet a bit past noon on Sunday, instead choosing to express his disappointment in others who thought he would do such a thing. In Lin's statement, he states that he gen...More..

National Hockey League fans ejected for racist taunts at Capitals' Devante Smith-Pelly
by | Monday, February 19, 2018

National Hockey League fans ejected for racist taunts at Capitals' Devante Smith-Pelly

An official sitting in the penalty area heard the taunts and called security. Smith-Pelly says he was confronted with a similar chant during a tournament in British Columbia. "It is disgusting, it is sad that i...More..

Reports say Hosmer signs with Padres
by | Monday, February 19, 2018

Reports say Hosmer signs with Padres

Hosmer, a four-time Gold Glove victor, posted a.318/.385/.498 slashline last season with 94 RBIs, 98 runs scored and six steals. Myers, who played with Hosmer briefly in Single-A while in the Royals' system, ha...More..

NBC Hires US Figure Skater Adam Rippon As Correspondent
by | Monday, February 19, 2018

NBC Hires US Figure Skater Adam Rippon As Correspondent

He has been vocal on Twitter about meeting Vice President Mike Pence , the head of the USA delegation. Rippon stoked controversy ahead of the Games by criticising the choice of U.S. "I will never forget my...More..

Spurs face uncertain Cup fate after Rochdale revival
by | Monday, February 19, 2018

Spurs face uncertain Cup fate after Rochdale revival

KEITH HILL'S Rochdale are looking to produce an upset in the fifth round of this year's FA Cup as they host Tottenham Hotspur in a battle to cease a place in the quarter-finals of the competition. We took...More..

NBA All-Star Weekend Odds: Slam Dunk, Three-Point, Skills Challenge
by | Monday, February 19, 2018

NBA All-Star Weekend Odds: Slam Dunk, Three-Point, Skills Challenge

From start to finish, Mitchell was consistent, rarely missing any dunks and scoring at least 48 on every attempt. Nance Jr . honoured his father during the Slam Dunk Contest on Saturday as he wore his ol...More..

Zidane: Managing Real Madrid is extremely tiring
by | Monday, February 19, 2018

Zidane: Managing Real Madrid is extremely tiring

He played all 90-plus minutes on Wednesday in the 3-1 victory over Paris Saint-Germain in the Champions League. Kroos's absence will be a worry for the Spanish capital outfit, as they seek to do battle on thr...More..

Canada vs. Czech Republic Odds, Prediction: Men's 2018 Olympic Hockey
by | Sunday, February 18, 2018

Canada vs. Czech Republic Odds, Prediction: Men's 2018 Olympic Hockey

Wojtek Wolski scored for Canada in the shootout while Maxim Lapierre, Derek Roy, Rene Bourque and Maxim Noreau missed. Having earlier defeated South Korea 2-1, the Czech Republic now leads the group, followed...More..

Canada's Rachel Homan makes statement with 1st win of Olympics
by | Sunday, February 18, 2018

Canada's Rachel Homan makes statement with 1st win of Olympics

Members of South Korea's women's curling team high five during a round robin preliminary match against Switzerland at the Gangneung Curling Center on February 16, 2018, during the PyeongChang Winter Olympics. "...More..

Mtn Dew Kickstart Rising Stars Game: Stream On TNT Overtime
by | Sunday, February 18, 2018

Mtn Dew Kickstart Rising Stars Game: Stream On TNT Overtime

Now it's time for some much-needed rest as NBA All-Star weekend has arrived. "This is my second time in the Celebrity All-Star Game", McLaughlin said, "so I'm just happy I get to come back and join this a...More..

Mixed feelings for Tiger Woods after missed cut at Riviera
by | Sunday, February 18, 2018

Mixed feelings for Tiger Woods after missed cut at Riviera

A lost ball, some errant drives and some "really silly bogeys" added up to a one-over-par 72 for Tiger Woods in his return to Riviera Country club on Thursday. The 42-year-old was competing in just his second...More..

Day one of the men's Olympic hockey tournament was chaos
by | Sunday, February 18, 2018

Day one of the men's Olympic hockey tournament was chaos

Nikolai Prokharkin and Ilya Kovalchuk each scored twice as the Americans looked overmatched against the OAR squad filled with NHL-caliber talent. But Murray made sure the players would be better prepared both m...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

New Zealand's bowlers produced a nervy display that did not help their cause, conceding 18 wides, but captain Kane Williamson refused to be too critical of his attack after a run-fest that featured 32 sixes ...More..

George Groves Stumps Chris Eubank Jr., Moves on to WBSS Final
by | Sunday, February 18, 2018

George Groves Stumps Chris Eubank Jr., Moves on to WBSS Final

By that stage, Groves - now with a professional record of 28 wins and three defeats - had built up a handy lead over Eubank (26-2), whose pre-fight promises to outlast his fellow Englishman were undermine...More..