News: Sports

Aaron Judge now has his own official cheering section

Tuesday  09:41,   23 may 2017
Sports Illustrated

Aaron Judge now has his own official cheering sectionThe Yankees have found their next star in Aaron Judge. He’s appearing on The Tonight Show. He’s on the cover of Sports Illustrated. And now he’s got his own team-sanctioned cheering[...]

NFL is better off with sudden death OT

Tuesday  09:41,   23 may 2017
USA TODAY

NFL is better off with sudden death OTCHICAGO — This isn't your father’s[...]

Look: Cyborg, Anderson face off in effort to convince UFC to book fight

Tuesday  08:58,   23 may 2017
theScore

Look: Cyborg, Anderson face off in effort to convince UFC to book fightSince their efforts on social media haven't amounted to much, Cris Cyborg and Megan Anderson are going to greater lengths to sway the UFC into booking them to[...]

Ginobili: 'Whatever I decide to do, I'll be a happy camper'

Tuesday  08:57,   23 may 2017
theScore

Ginobili: 'Whatever I decide to do, I'll be a happy camper'Hold the definitive Manu Ginobili retirement talk for the time[...]

'It's a sad day for Manchester' - Football world reacts as 19 killed in suspected UK terror attack

Tuesday  08:57,   23 may 2017
Sporting News

At least 19 people have been confirmed as killed in a suspected terror attack in Manchester, UK, late on Monday night, and the football world has begun to mourn the tragic loss of life.In addition to numerous fatalities, police claim over 50 people [...]

Boucher says Karlsson, Brassard, Ceci will play in Game 6

Tuesday  07:42,   23 may 2017
Sportsnet

Ottawa Senators head coach Guy Boucher says that three players injured in Sunday’s Game 5 will return for Game 6 while two other injured players remain questionable. Borowiecki maybe tomorrow. Burrows not likely. Ceci, Karlsson and Brassard good to[...]

Crosby and Malkin’s excellence can’t be taken for granted

Tuesday  07:42,   23 may 2017
Sportsnet

As they sit one win short of reaching their fourth Stanley Cup final together, Sidney Crosby and Evgeni Malkin’s continued excellence needs to be celebrated. They sit 1-2 in playoff scoring this spring and are 2-3 among active players overall.Even[...]

Report: Patriots 1st NFL team to sponsor Gay Bowl flag football event

Tuesday  07:42,   23 may 2017
theScore

Report: Patriots 1st NFL team to sponsor Gay Bowl flag football eventThe New England Patriots will break new ground in the relationship between football and the LGBTQ community next[...]

Alberta's golf industry paying close attention to legal battle at Hamptons

Tuesday  07:42,   23 may 2017
Calgary Herald

Alberta's golf industry paying close attention to legal battle at HamptonsDuring an exhibition event many years back at Hamptons Golf Club in northwest Calgary, Jesper Parnevik cranked a tee-shot so far right on the 10th hole that some[...]

Could Joe Thornton be the answer to Montreal’s top-line centre conundrum?

Tuesday  07:41,   23 may 2017
MSN

One of the greatest playmakers in NHL history is approaching free agency, but is also dealing with a knee injury. One of them is Jarome Iginla, who should only re-sign to retire in Calgary with the Flames, but that’s a different[...]

Report: NFL considering roster exemption rule for concussed players

Tuesday  07:41,   23 may 2017
theScore

Report: NFL considering roster exemption rule for concussed playersNFL owners are considering a new roster rule that would exempt players diagnosed with concussions from a spot in the active lineup until they are cleared to play on a game-to-game[...]

Former NHL all-star, Summit Series defenceman Bill White dies

Monday  22:42,   22 may 2017
Sportsnet

Bill White, a former Chicago Blackhawks all-star defenceman and a member of Canada’s 1972 Summit Series team, has died. He was 77. The Blackhawks confirmed White’s death in a statement released Monday. White, a Toronto native, started his career[...]

Sens' Boucher: Everyone 'on the planet' knows Pens are better team

Monday  22:42,   22 may 2017
theScore

From the Ottawa Senators' perspective, calling Game 5 of their Eastern Conference Final versus the Pittsburgh Penguins a catastrophe would be an understatement. Pittsburgh cruised to a 7-0 win, the worst shutout loss in Senators playoff history, [...]

Tim Tebow ties Michael Jordan's home run total

Monday  22:41,   22 may 2017
Sporting News

Tim Tebow hit his third home run of the year on Sunday with the Mets’ Class-A Columbia Fireflies. Tim Tebow goes yard for his 3rd homer of year for @ColaFireflies#MiLBpic.twitter.com/UVmQGj507g— Lou Bezjak (@LouatTheState) May 21, 2017The blast[...]

Indy 500 pole sitter Dixon, Franchitti robbed at Taco Bell

Monday  21:27,   22 may 2017
theScore

Scott Dixon, the pole sitter for the upcoming Indianapolis 500, and former IndyCar driver Dario Franchitti were robbed at gunpoint Sunday at a Taco Bell drive-thru in Indianapolis, reports ESPN. According to a police report, Dixon, his wife, and[...]