News: Sports

Milwaukee police admit 'intimidation' in arrest of Bucks' Sterling Brown

Thursday  11:59,   24 may 2018
cbc.ca

Milwaukee Police Chief Alfonso Morales apologized to Bucks guard Sterling Brown on Wednesday for a January arrest that started with a parking violation and escalated to include use of a stun gun, and said some officers had been disciplined. [...]

REPORT: Richie Incognito Placed in Psychiatric Hold After Gym Incident

Thursday  11:41,   24 may 2018
12up

REPORT: Richie Incognito Placed in Psychiatric Hold After Gym IncidentThe man is one TMZ-quality incident away from being a regular on "Keeping Up With the Kardashians." The drama from his camp has been bizarre this offseason, to say the[...]

Column: Score one for Jerry Jones and billionaire owners

Thursday  11:26,   24 may 2018
msn

Column: Score one for Jerry Jones and billionaire ownersThen they gave one to themselves: A new anthem policy adopted with the fervent hope that the protests sparked by Colin Kaepernick will go away and the golden goose that is the NFL will continue [...]

Denis Shapovalov's confidence soars heading into French Open

Thursday  07:50,   24 may 2018
cbc.ca

Canadian tennis teen Denis Shapovalov has opponents paying attention as the year's second major set to begin in Paris. What a difference a year[...]

Reuben Foster reinstated by 49ers after case dismissed; NFL still investigating

Thursday  07:06,   24 may 2018
sportingnews

Reuben Foster reinstated by 49ers after case dismissed; NFL still investigating“The organization is aware domestic violence charges against Reuben Foster were dismissed earlier today," the 49ers said in a statement Wednesday. "As a result, he will[...]

UFC, Disney share more details on broadcast agreement

Thursday  07:06,   24 may 2018
thescore

UFC, Disney share more details on broadcast agreementThe Walt Disney Co. and UFC have offered additional details on their broadcast agreement that takes effect next[...]

Celtics beat Cavs 96-83 in Game 5, lead East finals 3-2

Thursday  06:52,   24 may 2018
msn

Celtics beat Cavs 96-83 in Game 5, lead East finals 3-2BOSTON - Rookie Jayson Tatum had 24 points and Al Horford had 15 points and 12 rebounds to help the Boston Celtics beat the Cleveland Cavaliers 96-83 on Wednesday night and take a 3-2 lead in[...]

Clippard blows save as Jays lose to Angels

Thursday  06:51,   24 may 2018
msn

Clippard blows save as Jays lose to AngelsShohei Ohtani tied the game earlier in the frame with a two-run single off Toronto reliever Tyler Clippard, who was charged with four earned runs over one-third of an[...]

Capitals defeat Lightning in Game 7 to reach first Stanley Cup Final since 1998

Thursday  06:06,   24 may 2018
usatoday

Capitals defeat Lightning in Game 7 to reach first Stanley Cup Final since 1998Andre Burakovsky, 23, born in Austria and raised in Sweden, scored his first two goals of the playoffs to give the Capitals a 4-0 Game 7 win against the Tampa Bay[...]

Stand or stay out of sight: NFL takes on anthem protesters

Thursday  01:36,   24 may 2018
msn

ATLANTA - NFL owners approved a new policy Wednesday aimed at quelling the firestorm over national anthem protests sparked by Colin Kaepernick and polarized by President Trump, permitting players to stay in the locker room during the "The[...]

Federer: Serena may be the greatest tennis player ever

Thursday  01:36,   24 may 2018
thescore

Roger Federer is often mentioned in the GOAT conversation, but in his mind, that title may belong to Serena Williams. In an interview with Jason Gay of the Wall Street Journal, Federer said he believes Williams has already cemented her[...]

Bruce Arthur: NFL’s new anthem policy shows league has capitulated to bad faith

Thursday  01:36,   24 may 2018
thestar

On Wednesday the National Football League and its owners unanimously agreed on a policy for players who protest during the national anthem. But wait, it’s a mess. The NFL decided players don’t have to be on the field during the anthem, but[...]

Report: Incognito placed on psychiatric hold after gym incident

Thursday  01:31,   24 may 2018
thescore

Former Buffalo Bills guard Richie Incognito was involved in an altercation with another man at a Florida gym, according to TMZ Sports. Incognito was working out Wednesday and allegedly threw a tennis ball, then a dumbbell at another attendee before[...]

Bernard to lead Canada's Sports Hall of Fame

Thursday  01:31,   24 may 2018
msn

Curling allowed Cheryl Bernard to become not just a successful Olympic athlete, but a businesswoman. Those two qualities landed her the job of president and chief executive officer at Canada's Sports Hall of[...]

Ranking the Fort Worth Invitational field: Spieth, Fowler chasing No. 1

Thursday  01:31,   24 may 2018
thescore

The PGA Tour makes its annual trip to Colonial Country Club for the sponsor-free Fort Worth Invitational, a historic event on the schedule that dates back to 1946. Colonial Country Club will host a smaller-than-normal field due to the[...]