General Sports News

Saturday July 4, 2015 1:09 PM
If you started Joey Chestnut in your fantasy eating league this July 4, you came away disappointed.
Wednesday July 1, 2015 10:04 PM
Laura Bassett scored into her own net during second-half stoppage time, giving Japan a 2-1 victory over England in a Women's World Cup semifinal.
Tuesday June 30, 2015 11:39 AM
Tom Hanks is ready for the US Women's semifinal on Tuesday vs. Germany ... as a player or supporter.
Sunday June 28, 2015 8:11 PM
Kyle Busch grabs 1st win of year in incredible comeback
Sunday June 28, 2015 7:01 PM
Busch wins at Sonoma
Thursday June 25, 2015 4:09 PM
In addition to a three-game MLS suspension he's serving, US soccer captain Clint Dempsey has been banned from US Open Cup play for two years or six games -- whichever is greater -- for his referee notebook attack.
Thursday June 25, 2015 12:44 AM
Virginia defeated Vanderbilt 4-2 in the decisive Game 3 of the College World Series Finals on Wednesday. It is the first national baseball championship in school history.
Sunday June 21, 2015 2:20 PM
Major League Soccer's NYCFC could be throwing a "Pirlo Party" as early as Friday.
Friday June 19, 2015 3:19 PM
The US captain will miss three MLS matches, but will still be eligible to play in next month's CONCACAF Gold Cup tournament.
Thursday June 18, 2015 3:15 PM
Another proof that this "Galatico" is out of this world.
Thursday June 18, 2015 11:49 AM
Frederic Auburtin, the director of 'United Passions,' called his film a disaster, asking the public not to make him "the guy responsible for the fact that FIFA is rotten."
Wednesday June 17, 2015 4:26 PM
Dempsey, captain of the US soccer team, could be facing a lengthy suspension after his tirade in the late stages of Tuesday's match against the Timber.
Sunday June 14, 2015 7:17 PM
Kurt Busch won his second NASCAR Sprint Cup race of the season, a rain-shortened event at Michigan International Speedway on Sunday that was called 62 laps short of its scheduled distance.
Saturday June 13, 2015 2:18 PM
Cristiano Ronaldo was at it again Saturday, rattling off three goals to bring his team back from an early deficit and earn a win for Portugal in a Euro 2016 qualifier.
Wednesday June 10, 2015 4:52 PM
Jurgen Klinsmann's squad took down top-ranked Germany thanks to a 40th-minute goal from Mix Diskerud and an 88th-minute score from newcomer Bobby Wood.
Wednesday June 10, 2015 3:04 PM
The Brazilian boy seems ready to go for Copa America after scoring a ridiculous goal in practice.
Wednesday June 10, 2015 11:35 AM
John Oliver is a man of his word. Not only did he consume horrendous beer to celebrate the departure of Sepp Blatter, but he also bought air time in Trinidad to poke fun at ex- FIFA official Jack Warner.
Wednesday June 10, 2015 10:27 AM
FIFA secretary general Jerome Valcke announced that bidding process for the 2026 World Cup has been postponed.
Tuesday June 9, 2015 12:23 PM
The superstar soccer player announced on Wednesday that there will be a movie about his life.
Monday June 8, 2015 11:09 PM
The best of Monday's Women's World Cup action from Groups C and D. Nigeria and Sweden played to a thrilling 3-3 draw and Cameroon dropped a 6-0 drubbing on Ecuador.
Sunday June 7, 2015 3:32 PM
Norway beat World Cup debutants Thailand 4-0 before a historic rout by Germany over Ivory Coast that included two hat-tricks.
Sunday June 7, 2015 2:29 PM
For the first time since the FIFA corruption scandal hit a head on May 27, a person tied to FIFA admits that the 2018 and 2022 World Cups could be moved.
Sunday June 7, 2015 12:38 AM
Miguel Cotto retained his WBC middleweight title with a devastating showing of power Saturday night, knocking out Daniel Geale in the fourth round.
Saturday June 6, 2015 8:22 PM
The 2015 FIFA Women's World Cup got underway on Saturday with a late goal in favor of hosts Canada in front of over 53,000 in attendance and a must-see goal for a Netherlands debut victory.
Saturday June 6, 2015 4:50 PM
Thanks to a Luis Suarez goal in the 67th minute, Barcelona became the eighth club to complete the treble, and the first to achieve that feat twice in European club soccer history.
Saturday June 6, 2015 4:23 PM
The controversial Barcelona striker took a bite out of the heart of Juventus supporters in the late stages of the Champions League final in Berlin.
Saturday June 6, 2015 4:11 PM
Alvaro Morata is at it again. The ex-Real Madrid forward cleaned up a loose rebound in the 55th minute to put Juventus back at level terms in the Champions League final in Berlin.
Saturday June 6, 2015 3:06 PM
Thanks to a gorgeous sequence by Neymar and Andres Iniesta, Ivan Rakitic was left open for the match's first goal in the fourth minute.
Saturday June 6, 2015 1:06 PM
Glory Johnson claims to be hurt and blindsided by news that Griner has filed for an annulment after 29 days of marriage
Friday June 5, 2015 4:37 PM
Thanks to three goals in the final 20 minutes, Jurgen Klinsmann's men clawed back from a 3-1 deficit to defeat Netherlands for the first time ever.
Thursday June 4, 2015 6:20 PM
Irish FA boss John Delaney revealed in a radio interview that FIFA paid them off in order to avoid legal action after the infamous Thierry Henry handball decision that went against Ireland and kept them out of the 2010 World Cup.
Thursday June 4, 2015 5:28 PM
Johnson-Griner married Phoenix Mercury star Brittney Griner in May following their arrests for a domestic violence incident. Both were suspended seven games by the WNBA.
Thursday June 4, 2015 12:51 PM
Hank Goldberg says we will have to wait at least one more year to have another Triple Crown winner.
Thursday June 4, 2015 12:43 PM
A judge has dismissed a lawsuit over $1.65 million in gambling debts against Ahmed Zayat, the owner of Triple Crown hopeful American Pharoah.
Thursday June 4, 2015 12:24 PM
The pressure on Sepp Blatter continues to grow as Jack Warner, a former FIFA VP threatened to reveal wrongdoings despite claiming to fear for his life.
Wednesday June 3, 2015 4:32 PM
The full transcript of former FIFA executive committee member Chuck Blazer's 2013 guilty plea was released on Wednesday, in which he admitted to accepting bribes in relation to World Cup bids.
Wednesday June 3, 2015 12:39 PM
According to a report, the FBI is looking into possible corruption involved in the awarding of the 2018 and 2022 World Cups to Russia and Qatar.
Tuesday June 2, 2015 11:01 AM
The FIFA scandal hit another pivotal point when a new letter was released that contradicts claims by FIFA that Sepp Blatter's second in command new nothing about a questionable $10M payment.
Saturday May 30, 2015 10:02 PM
One of the key pieces to the U.S. Women's National Team may not be available for the beginning of World Cup play in a couple weeks.
Saturday May 30, 2015 5:22 PM
Barcelona striker Lionel Messi dazzled viewers once again on Saturday with his brilliant moves, leading to the Copa Del Rey title.
Saturday May 30, 2015 10:59 AM
A day after being re-elected to a fifth term as FIFA president amid a corruption scandal, Sepp Blatter was faced with a barrage of tough questions from international media members.
Thursday May 28, 2015 12:15 PM
FIFA president Sepp Blatter spoke to the world the day after the scandal that rocked soccer and on the eve of his bid for re-election.
Wednesday May 27, 2015 6:35 PM
A spokesman for the Russian Foreign Ministry has taken issue with the indictments brought forth by the US Department of Justice on Wednesday in the FIFA corruption case.
Wednesday May 27, 2015 12:15 PM
The world of international soccer was rocked on Wednesday with news of arrests made of top FIFA officials. Here is what you need to know about what is going on.
Monday May 25, 2015 9:24 PM
Baseball writer Dayn Perry discusses the 2015 NCAA Baseball Tournament bracket. The field of 64 was announced on Monday.
Monday May 25, 2015 3:19 PM
Real Madrid is in the market for a new manager after it was announced on Monday the team parted ways with Carlo Ancelotti after two years.
Saturday May 23, 2015 6:40 PM
Cristiano Ronaldo finished off another brilliant season on Saturday with Real Madrid, driving home three more goals to finish with 66 on the season.
Friday May 22, 2015 4:19 PM
American Pharoah is preparing for the Belmont Stakes on June 6. He is attempting to become the first Triple Crown winner since Affirmed in 1978.
Friday May 22, 2015 12:27 PM
In 2007, a former Knicks executive accused Isiah Thomas of sexual harassment. Although the executive eventually settled for $11.5 million after a jury ruled she was improperly let go, Thomas was not found to be liable.
Thursday May 21, 2015 12:54 PM
Former Portugal soccer star Luis Figo did not go down easily, calling the elections "a plebiscite for the delivery of absolute power to one man...living under a dictatorship."
Thursday May 21, 2015 12:33 PM
Ahmed Zayat claims that suit asking him for $1.65 million is a 'scam from A to Z'
Tuesday May 19, 2015 2:09 PM
U.S. soccer player Jozy Altidore is battling hamstring injuries yet again, this time he will need at least a month to recover.
Sunday May 17, 2015 11:51 PM
The U.S. Women's National Team looks to be in terrific form as they continue to prepare for next month's World Cup in Canada.
Sunday May 17, 2015 3:22 PM
With a hat trick Sunday, Ronaldo has racked up 310 goals in just 299 appearances with Real Madrid, leaving him 13 goals behind the club's all-time leading scorer.
Sunday May 17, 2015 9:43 AM
The popular sports-apparel brand was overwhelmed with complaints regarding a T-shirt design that evoked the iconic image of servicemen raising the U.S. flag on Iwo Jima.
Saturday May 16, 2015 11:47 PM
Denny Hamlin has given Joe Gibbs Racing its first victory in the NASCAR Sprint All-Star race by using clean air to hold off Kevin Harvick at Charlotte Motor Speedway.
Saturday May 16, 2015 7:04 PM
American Pharoah will be on the verge of history next month in New York when he looks to claim the Belmont Stakes and the first Triple Crown since 1978.
Saturday May 16, 2015 2:47 PM
Hard work pays off for remarkable Charlotte Brown, who shows humility and provides a message for all after her achievement
Saturday May 16, 2015 1:26 PM
The Anfield supporters sang "You'll Never Walk Alone" one final time for Steven Gerrard, in an emotional send-off prior to his final home match against Crystal Palace.
Friday May 15, 2015 1:28 PM
The recently married couple earned the suspensions after battling in their home last month, leading to their arrests
Friday May 15, 2015 1:03 PM
John Cena puts on quite a show by lifting nearly 400 pounds and placing a video of the prodigious feat on his Twitter account.
Thursday May 14, 2015 6:18 PM
Maybe it was too good to be true, but unfortunately, Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo has not donated his money to Nepal victims.
Thursday May 14, 2015 5:41 PM
Eighteen-time gold medalist Michael Phelps following long-time coach Bob Bowman to Tempe, Arizona
Thursday May 14, 2015 12:33 PM
Will American Pharoah win the second leg of the Triple Crown? Renowned handicapper Hammerin' Hank Goldberg gives his horses to watch for the 140th Preakness Stakes on Saturday.
Wednesday May 13, 2015 5:19 PM
The pursuit of the Triple Crown for American Pharoah will continue on Saturday with the running of the Preakness Stakes in Maryland.
Wednesday May 13, 2015 5:01 PM
Juventus punched their tickets to Berlin to face Barcelona in the Champions League final, thanks to former Real Madrid striker Alvaro Morata's equalizer in the 57th minute.
Wednesday May 13, 2015 3:24 PM
Cristiano Ronaldo is doing all he can to give us a Barcelona vs. Real Madrid Champions League final.
Wednesday May 13, 2015 2:03 PM
The International Olympic Committee has reportedly taken back the silver medal awarded to the U.S. men's sprint relay team in the 2012 Olympics.
Tuesday May 12, 2015 5:36 PM
Ronaldo may have registered one of the most important assists in his career -- and it wasn't on the pitch.
Tuesday May 12, 2015 4:38 PM
Neymar continues to do amazing things with the ball and his brilliance was on display on Tuesday, pushing Barcelona to the Champions League final.
Tuesday May 12, 2015 3:42 PM
The Preakness will be down one of the top trainers in horse racing on Saturday with Todd Pletcher removing his horses from consideration in the race.
Sunday May 10, 2015 9:00 PM
The U.S. Women's National Team continued their strong form with a 3-0 win over Ireland on Sunday.
Wednesday May 6, 2015 4:36 PM
Lionel Messi continues to show why he's one of the best soccer players in the world with two goals on Wednesday in the Champions League semifinals.