• Boston's Offense Gets Revenge In 10-5 Win Over Angels
Boston's Offense Gets Revenge In 10-5 Win Over Angels

No matter how bad Saturday's loss was, the Red Sox still started their homestand off with a series win. The bulk of the Angels' scoring came in the top of the seventh inning, when they dropped 11 runs on Boston. "Essentially, though, it's nearly all for naught after that fifth". Boston left a couple runners on base in the next several innings b...

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  • 30 days out: The concerns about Rio Olympics
30 days out: The concerns about Rio Olympics

And now, another success is on its way. Crime-plagued, cash-strapped Rio de Janeiro struck an optimistic note on Tuesday (yesterday morning, Singapore time) with 30 days to go before becoming the first South American city to stage the Olympic Games.

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  • Ronaldo leads Portugal into European final
Ronaldo leads Portugal into European final

And with Wales rocking, a Portugal side that had failed to win a game in 90 minutes in the rest of the tournament doubled their advantage as Ronaldo's scuffed 25-yarder was prodded home by Nani with the defence in disarray. Ronaldo consoled Bale with a hug after the final whistle amid singing from the Wales fans, who refused to leave the sta...

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  • Milos Raonic beats Roger Federer to reach first major final at Wimbledon
Milos Raonic beats Roger Federer to reach first major final at Wimbledon

Andy Murray will play Milos Raonic in Sunday's Wimbledon final after the British No 1 destroyed Tomas Berdych in the second semi-final. The British No 1 will meet Milos Raonic on Sunday as he attempts to capture his second Wimbledon crown, having won his semi-final 6-3 6-3 6-3.

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  • Wade: Decision to leave Heat for Bulls still 'surreal'
Wade: Decision to leave Heat for Bulls still 'surreal'

God help us". "This decision I had to make last night, I mean, I've been in Miami for 13 years - 13 incredible years". For those who don't know, AARP stands for the American Association of Retired Persons, which is a membership organization that advocates for its senior citizens.

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  • Euro Cup 2016: France beat Germany 2-0
Euro Cup 2016: France beat Germany 2-0

It's a dream, I've always said it, to win something for Portugal . France had to battle a valiant World Champions German team to reach the Final. I haven't seen too many errors from us. Italy went out to Germany after a penalty shoot-out in the quarter-final. Deschamps was captain of the France team that won the 1998 World Cup as hos...

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  • Andy Murray believes Nick Kyrgios gets wound up all the time
Andy Murray believes Nick Kyrgios gets wound up all the time

The British No 1 is the favourite for the SW19 title and with good reason based on this performance against the Australian bad boy. Kyrgios refocused for the start of the third but Murray was now playing at a ridiculously high level and there was nothing the 15th seed could do to prevent his opponent breaking serve again to lead 2-1 in the thir...

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  • Mike Conley to Receive Full Max Contract Offer
Mike Conley to Receive Full Max Contract Offer

Marc Gasol gets injured often lately, while aging Zach Randolph may choose to retire soon. Conley's decision could hinge on whether the Griz offer a fifth year in their proposal. He is an athletic and competent shooter. Conley served as one of the team's chief recruiters in its pursuit of Chandler Parsons (who is set to sign for four years at ...

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  • Flyweight champ Demetrious Johnson out of UFC 201 with injury
Flyweight champ Demetrious Johnson out of UFC 201 with injury

UFC officials have not made any statement regarding Johnson's injury or if the fight with Reis will be rescheduled for a later date. Johnson is now riding a nine-fight winning streak and is undefeated since dropping down to flyweight (125 pounds) and claiming the title.

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  • Olympics-Golfers dream of green jackets, not Olympic gold - McIlroy
Olympics-Golfers dream of green jackets, not Olympic gold - McIlroy

Even though pregnant women appear to be most vulnerable to the virus, Ladies Professional Golf Association (LPGA) players have enthusiastically embraced golf's return to the Olympics. "I will not place them at risk". The violence is the latest in the string of serious problems Rio is facing before the start of the Olympics. World number four Ro...

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  • Marlins' RF Giancarlo Stanton joins 200 home run club
Marlins' RF Giancarlo Stanton joins 200 home run club

The Marlins' three-time All-Star put on a great audition for the second consecutive game. Not a moment later, Curtis Granderson was smashing a single, good for two ribeyes as Reyes and Rene Rivera swiped home plate, and extending the Mets lead to three runs.

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  • Daniel Cormier was crushed when he found out about Jon Jones's violation
Daniel Cormier was crushed when he found out about Jon Jones's violation

Of course, the UFC was able to find somebody to step in for Jones. After Jones's first meeting with Cormier in January 2015, it was revealed he had tested positive for apparent cocaine use before the fight. The UFC found a replacement at just two days' notice in Brazilian former middleweight champion Anderson Silva , who has previously served ...

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  • Warriors trade Bogut to Mavericks, clearing cap space for Kevin Durant
Warriors trade Bogut to Mavericks, clearing cap space for Kevin Durant

Oklahoma City Thunders Kevin Durant tries to shoot over Golden State Warriors Andrew Bogut in the first quarter during Game 5 of the NBA Western Conference Finals at Oracle Arena on Thursday, May 26, 2016 in Oakland, Calif. Yahoo Sports was the first to report the agreement. Harrison Barnes is that athletic SF with hard nose defense that's b...

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  • Murray wins thriller as Fed lies in wait
Murray wins thriller as Fed lies in wait

Andy Murray showed the grit of a champion as he battled his way into another Wimbledon semi-final. The good news for the Scot, who will play in his third consecutive slam final after losing to Djokovic in Melbourne and Paris, is that the pressure could scarcely be any greater than that which he has experienced at Wimbledon for the better par...

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  • Johnson to drive a backup car after Kentucky practice wreck
Johnson to drive a backup car after Kentucky practice wreck

After recording a finish of 30th or worse in four consecutive races, Kyle Busch has produced finishes of seventh (Sonoma) and second (Daytona) in his last two contests. Fast facts: Joe Gibbs Racing developmental driver Matt Tifft was released from the hospital Saturday after surgery to remove a brain tumor. "We are excited to welcome NASCAR and...

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  • Former K-State star McGruder signs with Heat
Former K-State star McGruder signs with Heat

In what was expected to be a matchup between the Orlando summer league's two best teams, the Detroit Pistons and Miami Heat, a blowout emerged early. He did spend last season with the Heat's D-League affiliate, the Sioux Falls SkyForce, as they won their league championship.

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  • Kevin Durant officially joins Warriors: 'It was feelings I couldn't ignore'
Kevin Durant officially joins Warriors: 'It was feelings I couldn't ignore'

On how hard the decision was. "I'm super excited. I'm pumped to get started". Clayton I. Bennett, chairman of the team, said, "Kevin's contributions to our organization during his nine years were profound, on and off the court. On taking the easy way out: "Nothing in this league is easy". Only time can tell how the bolstered Golden State lineup w...

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  • We've only just to begun to live, believes Bale
We've only just to begun to live, believes Bale

Portugal hadn't previously won a match in regulation 90 minutes in France, but there would be no late drama here thanks to Ronaldo . Cristiano Ronaldo said here on Wednesday that he believed Portugal can win the title of the European Championship, APA reports quoting Xinhua.

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  • Former Warriors guard Leandro Barbosa reportedly agrees to join Suns
Former Warriors guard Leandro Barbosa reportedly agrees to join Suns

Guard Barbosa was a top reserve on the great Steve Nash Suns teams from 2004-05 through 2009-10, when he averaged scoring in double figures four times while the Suns made the playoffs in five of those six seasons. The former National Basketball Association champion had his first appearance in Phoenix from 2004-2010 wherein he became a Sixth Man...

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  • Blue Jays' Encarnacion suspended for bumping ump
Blue Jays' Encarnacion suspended for bumping ump

Toronto's Josh Donaldson hit a tying solo homer in the seventh then made it 7-6 with the controversial RBI single in the eighth. Toronto executed a double steal to put runners at second and third, and Michael Saunders doubled them home. The Tigers look to complete a four-game sweep Sunday against the reeling Rays, who lost for the 15th time in 1...

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