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Why Team USA's World Cup defeats were good for basketball

The US men’s basketball team crashed out of the World Cup – but it’s a sign that other countries are closing the talent gapThis was a failure by the US men’s na...

Why Team USA's World Cup defeats were good for basketball

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Venezuela basketball team hopes to send home some good news Venezuela's basketball team hopes to send some good news back to a country suffering though economic sanctions and a political crisis       ...
15:52, 08/30/2019

2019 FIBA World Cup: Team USA defeats Czech Republic in opening game Despite constant roster movement and revolving lineups, the Team USA men's basketball team rolled to an 88-67 win over the Czech Republic to open play in the 2019 FIBA World Cup....
03:26, 09/02/2019

Team USA basketball embarrassed by Jeff Van Gundy-led Select Team Maybe Jeff Van Gundy should be coaching the US men’s basketball team. Because Team USA, led by Spurs legend Gregg Popovich, appears to be in big trouble two weeks before the FIBA World Cup. In a scrimmage Wednesday against the Van Gundy-coached...
19:39, 08/15/2019

U.S. Defeats England in World Cup Semifinal The defending champion U.S. women’s soccer team advanced to its third straight World Cup final after defeating England, 2-1, on goals by Christen Press and Alex Morgan, and a penalty save by goalkeeper Alyssa Naeher....
02:52, 07/03/2019

Women's World Cup soccer: USA defeats Netherlands 2-0 for second straight title The United States Women's National Team scored two second-half goals, defeating the Netherlands 2-0 to win its second consecutive Women's World Cup title....
01:00, 07/08/2019

Women's World Cup soccer: U.S. defeats Spain 2-1 to reach quarterfinals Megan Rapinoe converted two penalty kicks and the United States defeated Spain in the round of 16 Monday to reach the quarterfinals of the Women's World Cup soccer tournament....
08:39, 06/25/2019

Louisiana defeats Curacao for first Little League World Series title Louisiana won its first Little League World Series title on Sunday, defeating the international champions of Curacao 8-0 off a two-hit shut by pitcher Egan Prather....
10:00, 08/26/2019

Finland defeats Canada for gold at hockey world championship BRATISLAVA, Slovakia (AP) — Finland has won the gold medal at the hockey world championship by beating Canada 3-1 Sunday in the final. Marko Anttila’s second goal of the game broke a 1-all tie early in the third period as the Finns defeated Can...
02:52, 05/27/2019

If John Beilein Is Such A Good Person, Why Was He A College Basketball Coach? Longtime Michigan men’s basketball coach John Beilein announced yesterday that he’s leaving the university to take over as coach of the Cleveland Cavaliers. It’s a move plenty of other college coaches have made before, but the departure of Beilein—r...
01:39, 05/15/2019

Roman defeats Doheny, unifies two junior featherweight world titles Daniel Roman survived the attack of TJ Doheny in the middle rounds to score a majority-decision victory in a junior featherweight unification fight Friday night in Inglewood, California....
20:13, 04/28/2019

Finland defeats Canada to win gold medal at hockey world championship Finnish captain Marko Anttila's second goal of the game broke a 1-1 tie early in the third period as the Finns defeated Canada for a second time at the tournament....
02:26, 05/27/2019

Nets’ Joe Harris came long way for Team USA basketball nod Joe Harris is going for the gold. The Nets wing — who worked his way from the NBA scrap heap to become the league’s best shooter last season — made Team USA’s final roster Saturday for the FIBA World Cup. Harris iced a place on the roster when Lakers...
01:26, 08/25/2019

Twitch will stream Team USA basketball games USA Basketball has had a hard time getting players to participate in the upcoming FIBA World Cup, but the organization has managed to lock down one position: its streaming partner. Today, Twitch announced that it will be the exclusive home for live s...
21:26, 08/06/2019

Deployed coach reunites with basketball team This basketball team promised their deployed coach they'd win the state title. Coach Lacey Kennedy promised her team that she'd come home safely.        ...
22:13, 09/18/2019

Zona guard leaving basketball team after just one season TUCSON –  Arizona guard Devonaire Doutrive is transferring from the University of Arizona. It’s still not clear what school he will head to. Doutrive played one season under Coach Sean Miller and the Wildcats. He averaged eleven minutes a...
09:00, 05/28/2019

EKU Women’s Basketball Announces Additions To 2019-20 Team EKU Athletics RICHMOND, Ky. – New EKU women’s basketball head coach Samantha Williams announced the addition of five new players to the team for the 2019-20 season. Menifee County High School all-state forward Emma Hacker was the first recruit ...
03:26, 05/31/2019

US men's basketball team loses its first game in nearly 13 years to Australia For more than a decade, the United States maintained its dominance in international men's basketball. All of that changed Saturday, when Team USA lost its first game since 2006 to Australia....
16:00, 08/25/2019

UA guard Alex Barcello leaves basketball team TUCSON – University of Arizona guard Alex Barcello is transferring away from the program. Here’s more from Monday’s sportscast:...
07:00, 06/25/2019

Houston Rockets' P.J. Tucker withdraws from Team USA Basketball Houston Rockets veteran forward P.J. Tucker withdrew from USA Basketball's roster, leaving 14 players in contention for 12 roster spots ahead of the 2019 FIBA World Cup....
16:00, 08/17/2019

France defeats Brazil in extra time to reach Women's World Cup quarterfinals France won an extra-time Round of 16 game against Brazil, setting up a Women's World Cup quarterfinal against the winner of Monday's Spain-USWNT game.       ...
03:13, 06/24/2019

Abysmal New York Basketball Team Wins Draft Lottery Here’s something to make a Knicks fan weep: In January, the New York Liberty threw off the yoke of James Dolan. Tuesday evening, for the first time in franchise history, they secured the first pick in the 2020 WNBA draft....
14:39, 09/18/2019

College Basketball Player Says Coach Kicked Him Off Team Because Of His Dreadlocks Tyler Williams was a guard on the D-II University of Arkansas-Fort Smith Lions men’s basketball team as recently as last month, and he was set to come back for his senior season as the program’s leading returning scorer until he was abruptly dismisse...
20:39, 09/05/2019

Australia hands U.S. men's basketball team first loss in nearly 13 years Australia rallied for a 98-94 win and handed the U.S. its first loss in a major international game since the 2006 world championship semifinals.       ...
17:52, 08/24/2019

Tyler Williams says dreadlocks got him booted from college basketball team A college basketball player in Arkansas claims he was kicked off his team because of his dreadlocks, saying he felt “disrespected and devalued” during the first meeting with his new coach. Tyler Williams, a 6-foot guard who was set to be top returnin...
18:39, 09/06/2019

Kobe Bryant has the most savage breakdown of daughter’s basketball team Kobe Bryant still takes basketball seriously. Appearing with his daughter’s AAU team on Instagram, the Lakers legend commended six girls in the picture for working out with him, then seemingly called out another player for opting to participate...
21:13, 09/12/2019

Teddy Allen dismissed from Wichita State basketball team WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Wichita State has dismissed Teddy Allen after he was arrested last week following a disturbance at a woman’s home. Athletic director Darron Boatright said Tuesday he and Coach Gregg Marshall wished Allen well but decided hi...
21:39, 06/18/2019

US men's basketball team shocked by Australia, lose 1st game in nearly 13 years The United States' nearly 13-year dominance in the international men's basketball came to a shocking crash Saturday when Team USA suffering its first defeat since 2006 at the hands of Australia....
18:13, 08/24/2019

University of Virginia basketball team will not celebrate championship at the White House The University of Virginia men's basketball team will not be celebrating its national championship with President Donald Trump at the White House, per a statement from the head coach released Friday....
17:26, 04/29/2019

Top college basketball prospect RJ Hampton chooses New Zealand pro team over NCAA "I enjoy watching it and stuff like that, but ... college basketball is not my main goal," said Hampton, a highly ranked pro prospect for the 2020 class. "My main goal is the NBA.”...
15:13, 05/29/2019

Watch: France snaps Team USA basketball's 58-game winning streak France snapped the United States men's basketball team's 58-game winning streak in international competition with an 89-79 win in the 2019 FIBA World Cup quarterfinals Wednesday in Dongguan, China....
21:53, 09/11/2019

Clemson adds Fordham point guard Honor to basketball team CLEMSON, S.C. (AP) — Clemson has added Atlantic 10 Conference freshman scoring leader Nick Honor to its basketball team. Tigers coach Brad Brownell announced Honor’s plans Tuesday. Honor is a 5-foot-10 point guard from Orlando, Florida who star...
23:26, 05/07/2019

Mom booted from youth basketball tournament after she appears to trip player from opposing team Stunning video from a California youth basketball game Saturday appeared to show a mother trip a child of the opposing team while the boy was dribbling up the court....
00:26, 05/17/2019

US men's basketball team was blown out by random G League and overseas players in a scrimmage It might have just been a scrimmage, but Team USA suffered an embarrassing defeat against a random group of fringe players on Wednesday.       ...
03:39, 08/15/2019

Team USA basketball coach Gregg Popovich praises Colin Kaepernick's patriotism Legendary NBA head coach Gregg Popovich expressed his support for Colin Kaepernick at Team USA basketball practice when he was asked about divisiveness in the country and showing patriotism....
09:39, 08/15/2019

Watch live: Donald Trump welcomes Baylor women's basketball team President Donald Trump is set to welcome the Baylor University women's basketball team to the White House on Monday to honor the team's NCAA championship. ...
22:26, 04/29/2019

Coach Tony Bennett says Virginia men’s basketball team will not visit White House The national champions would decline an invitation, Bennett said, because of logistical concerns with several players leaving school to prepare for the NBA draft....
19:13, 04/28/2019

Kobe Bryant Finds Outlet For Passive Aggression In Youth Basketball Team Kobe Bryant, when not sloppily cosplaying Michael Jordan, has been sharing occasional updates on his Mambas youth team. Two days ago, the retired Laker congratulated the girls after they beat an opponent by 88 points. Yesterday, he shared an image of...
02:52, 09/12/2019

Ted Leonsis reveals new structure for Wizards basketball operations, a unique model for an NBA team The move places the NBA’s Washington Wizards, WNBA’s Mystics, G League’s Capital City Go-Go and the NBA2K team, District Gaming, under the banner of Monumental Basketball....
02:52, 07/23/2019

Baylor basketball is first women's team to accept Trump White House invitation The Baylor women's basketball team has accepted an invitation to visit the White House next week, making them the first women's sports team to have a championship celebration invitation by President Donald Trump....
18:39, 04/28/2019

Kobe Bryant tried, failed to write an inspirational post about his youth basketball team It’s pretty impressive watching someone become a legend in their chosen profession, only to achieve an equally astounding level of talent in a completely unrelated field. Take, for instance, Tom Waits’ seamless transitions between music and acting, o...
09:27, 09/13/2019

Cricket World Cup 2019 team-by-team guide: Pakistan star men, strengths and weaknesses In a series of articles, Standard Sport takes a look at the ten teams bidding for glory at the 2019 Cricket World Cup. Next up, it's the 2017 Champions Trophy winners, Pakistan....
13:13, 05/23/2019

Cricket World Cup 2019 team-by-team guide: Bangladesh star men, strengths and weaknesses In a series of articles, Standard Sport takes a look at the ten teams bidding for glory at the ten teams bidding for glory at the 2019 Cricket World Cup. Next up, it's a Bangladesh side with a history of causing World Cup upsets....
12:52, 05/25/2019

Cricket World Cup 2019 team-by-team guide: Afghanistan star men, strengths and weaknesses In a series of articles, Standard Sport takes a look at the ten teams bidding for glory at the ten teams bidding for glory at the 2019 Cricket World Cup. Next up, it's outsiders Afghanistan....
10:52, 05/24/2019

Cricket World Cup 2019 team-by-team guide: New Zealand star men, strengths and weaknesses In a series of articles, Standard Sport takes a look at the ten teams bidding for glory at the ten teams bidding for glory at the 2019 Cricket World Cup. Next up, it's New Zealand....
17:00, 05/26/2019

Cricket World Cup 2019 team-by-team guide: England star men, strengths and weaknesses In a series of articles, Standard Sport takes a look at the ten teams bidding for glory at the 2019 Cricket World Cup, starting with the host nation, England....
13:13, 05/23/2019

Cricket World Cup 2019 team-by-team guide: Sri Lanka star men, strengths and weaknesses In a series of articles, Standard Sport takes a look at the ten teams bidding for glory at the ten teams bidding for glory at the 2019 Cricket World Cup. Next up, it's Sri Lanka....
13:26, 05/27/2019

Cricket World Cup 2019 team-by-team guide: India star men, strengths and weaknesses In a series of articles, Standard Sport takes a look at the ten teams bidding for glory at the 2019 Cricket World Cup, continuing with the strongly-fancied India....
12:52, 05/25/2019

Cricket World Cup 2019 team-by-team guide: Australia star men, strengths and weaknesses In a series of articles, Standard Sport takes a look at the ten teams bidding for glory at the 2019 Cricket World Cup, continuing with defending champions Australia....
10:52, 05/24/2019

Cricket World Cup 2019 team-by-team guide: West Indies star men, strengths and weaknesses In a series of articles, Standard Sport takes a look at the ten teams bidding for glory at the 2019 Cricket World Cup. Next up, it's the first ever winners, the West Indies....
13:26, 05/27/2019

Kobe Bryant clarifies Instagram picture of youth basketball team after receiving backlash over caption NBA legend Kobe Bryant was accused Wednesday of throwing shade at a young girl on his youth basketball team who did not show up for a game because she had a dance recital....
15:39, 09/12/2019

Baylor women's basketball team gets fast-food feast at White House meeting with Trump The Baylor women's basketball team is the first female team to be honored by President Trump, but not the first to get fast food.        ...
02:39, 04/30/2019

Antetokounmpo to play for Greece at Basketball World Cup Giannis Antetokounmpo says he will play for Greece at this year's basketball World Cup in China, adding that he can play any position       ...
20:39, 06/28/2019

Basketball: U.S. finish seventh at World Cup after Poland win The U.S. cruised to a 87-74 win over Poland to finish seventh at the FIBA Basketball World Cup on Saturday, putting the seal on the worst-ever performance for the Americans at the tournament....
19:13, 09/14/2019

As World Cup gets closer, USA Basketball working on bonding USA Basketball coach Gregg Popovich doesn't have many rules for his World Cup team. They're more like suggestions, such as the one about limiting phone usage when the team is having breakfast together....
19:13, 08/15/2019

At FIBA World Cup, U.S.A. Basketball Flirts With Vulnerability A handful of teams feel like the U.S. men aren’t a juggernaut since so many top N.B.A. stars are missing. Said Andrew Bogut of Australia: “They’re still the clear favorites, but they are beatable.”...
19:26, 08/30/2019

Order restored: US beats Canada in pre-World Cup basketball The United States rebounded from a rare loss two days earlier to outclass Canada 84-68 in a pre-World Cup exhibition basketball game       ...
18:00, 08/26/2019

Boomers win Basketball World Cup opener against Canada – video The Australian national team opened their Fiba World Cup campaign with a 108-92 win in Dongguan. The win came as the Boomers' star centre, Andrew Bogut, was booed by the home crowd every time he touched the ball. Bogut had previously weighed into th...
16:39, 09/02/2019

Basketball- Gasol fires Spain into World Cup final Marc Gasol netted 33 points and Ricky Rubio dished out 12 assists as Spain came from behind to beat Australia 95-88 in a double-overtime thriller and reach Sunday's basketball World Cup final....
17:52, 09/13/2019

Basketball: Simmons opts out of World Cup in blow for Australia Australia's hopes of claiming a maiden basketball World Cup have been dealt a blow, with Ben Simmons opting out of the tournament to focus on his NBA preparations....
15:26, 07/17/2019

No excuses for Australia's Boomers as they aim for first Basketball World Cup medal On a high after beating the United States, Australia’s basketballers head to the Fiba World Cup hoping to make history“It’s not really about them.” The words of Joe Ingles, mere minutes after his Australian team had overcome international heavyweight...
02:39, 08/28/2019

Five burning questions for USA Basketball as the FIBA World Cup gets underway To claim gold, Coach Gregg Popovich's undermanned team must overcome a shortage of play-makers, a demanding schedule and superstar opponents like Giannis Antetokounmpo....
19:13, 08/31/2019

United States hits new basketball low with World Cup loss to Serbia DONGGUAN, China — The U.S. came to China looking to again be the best in the world. It’ll go home with the worst tournament showing in program history. Such is the reality for the Americans now, assured of finishing no better than seventh at t...
21:13, 09/12/2019

Fiba Basketball World Cup 2019: Guardian writers' predictions Basketball’s World Cup tips off Saturday in China. Who will stand out? Who will surprise? And can anyone stop Team USA? Our writers weigh in with their predictionsBeau Dure Seeing how far Giannis Antetokounmpo can take Greece. He’s surely the best pl...
11:26, 08/30/2019

Jonah Bolden withdraws from Australia's Basketball World Cup squad Bolden has returned to the US for personal reasonsDeng Adel and Brock Motum in the mix as replacements for the BoomersBoomers teammates have thrown their support behind Jonah Bolden, who has withdrawn from Australia’s Basketball World Cup squad for p...
09:39, 08/19/2019

From working the Women’s World Cup to chasing a world title with paralympic team Seth Jahn wrapped up a stint on the women's national team’s security detail before playing for the U.S. national paralympic squad at a tournament for those who have suffered traumatic brain injuries, stroke or cerebral palsy....
23:00, 07/14/2019

Basketball: Simmons, Bogut, Mills head Australia squad for World Cup Ben Simmons, Andrew Bogut and Patty Mills were among nine NBA players included in Australia's the 17-man squad for this year's basketball World Cup on Thursday....
10:52, 05/23/2019

Patty Mills stars as Australia pip France and avoid USA at Basketball World Cup Boomers beat France 100-98 to remain unbeatenMills scores game-high 30 points; Joe Ingles hits 23The Boomers did it again at the death, ousting France 100-98 to remain unbeaten and avoid the United States as they shoot for a historic basketball World...
03:39, 09/10/2019

Americans suffer embarrassing World Cup basketball loss after stars’ exodus The exodus of star basketball players burned the US in the FIBA Basketball World Cup championships. The Americans lost 89-79 to France in the quarterfinals, ending their World Cup run in China prematurely on Wednesday. Top American players like LeBro...
16:52, 09/11/2019

| UPSET ALERT! Australia beat world basketball champs USA for 1st time San Antonio Spurs' Patty Mills sank 30 points as Australia beat the United States for the first time, stunning the basketball world champions 98-94 in a huge upset....
10:13, 08/24/2019

Zion Williamson invited to USA Basketball camp, has chance to make World Cup roster The projected first pick in the 2019 NBA draft has been invited to compete at the August camp and has a chance to make the World Cup roster.        ...
20:52, 06/07/2019

Basketball World Cup 2019 live stream: how to watch FIBA final online from anywhere The 18th edition of the FIBA Basketball World Cup was blown wide open after the USA were defeated by France in the round of eight. But that now feels like a distant memory as Spain and Argentina prepare to battle it out for the trophy and the title. ...
11:39, 09/15/2019

Australia fume after Fiba Basketball World Cup double-overtime defeat to Spain Spain reach final with 95-88 win over Australia in BeijingAndrew Bogut delivers foul-mouthed tirade against FibaArgentina advance to Sunday’s final with win over FranceAndrew Bogut will likely be investigated for a foul-mouthed post-game spray while ...
22:13, 09/13/2019

Basketball World Cup 2019 live stream: how to watch every FIBA game online from anywhere Tip-off time is here! Taking place over the course of a fortnight, the 18th edition of the FIBA World Cup takes place this year in China across eight different venues. And you're in the right place to discover how to get a Basketball World Cup l...
03:00, 08/31/2019

| Laureus Sport for Good join Team DiData at TDF Team Dimension Data has announced that as part of their celebration of Mandela Day the Laureus Sport for Good Foundation will be joining them at the Tour de France....
17:13, 07/16/2019

Seidl: Good chemistry 'important' between team mates "McLaren\u0027s new team principal Andreas Seidl says that it\u0027s important that the squad\u0027s two drivers Carlos Sainz and Lando Norris have good chemistry and work well together."...
12:00, 08/11/2019

Patty Mills fires again as Australia reach maiden Basketball World Cup semi-final Guard scores 24 points in 82-70 win over Czech RepublicSpain await in Friday’s shootout for place in finalPatty Mills blazed Australia into their first Basketball World Cup semi-final, starring again as the Boomers beat the Czech Republic 82-70 in Ch...
09:39, 09/12/2019

Basketball World Cup 2019 live stream: how to watch FIBA quarter-finals online from anywhere The 18th edition of the FIBA Basketball World Cup is in full swing in China across eight different venues - and we're down to the quarter-finals. It may feel like a long way from you are, but at least you're in the right place to discover h...
18:39, 09/09/2019

USA vs France live stream: how to watch Basketball World Cup 2019 quarter-final online from anywhere The USA is certainly going the right way about winning a third straight Basketball World Cup, now entering the quarter-final stage at the 2019 tournament currently undefeated. They face France in China today and you can watch the basketball live as i...
14:00, 09/11/2019

Spain vs Argentina live stream: how to watch Basketball World Cup 2019 Final online from anywhere After two weeks of superb hoop-shooting action, the 2019 FIBA Basketball World Cup is finally upon us, with Spain taking on Argentina in the grand final. You can watch the match as it happens from anywhere by following our Spain vs Argentina liv...
14:39, 09/15/2019

Dan Snyder Actually Good At Owning An NFL Team, Says Direct Competitor, Presumably While Snickering The upcoming NFL season will be the 20th since Dan Snyder purchased the Washington Redskins from the estate of Jack Kent Cooke in May of 1999. To mark the anniversary, the Washington Post has a state-of-the-franchise story up today, sort of a report ...
02:00, 09/04/2019

Argentina vs France live stream: how to watch Basketball World Cup 2019 semi-final online from anywhere France created the 2019 Basketball World Cup's biggest talking point so far earlier in the week by pulling off a shock 89-79 win over a USA side that had been in the hunt for a third consecutive FIBA World Cup title. The Europeans now have anoth...
15:52, 09/13/2019

Spain vs Australia live stream: how to watch Basketball World Cup 2019 semi-final online from anywhere With pre-tournament favorites USA and Serbia both falling by the wayside in the quarter-finals, the 2019 FIBA Basketball World Cup is now wide open.Today's first semi-final sees Group H table toppers Australia face fellow unbeaten side Spain. Fo...
09:52, 09/13/2019

Saudi owner of English soccer team defends ‘really good’ bin Laden family The owner of a soccer team in England’s top division defended the bin Laden family and suggested that he would be open to doing business with them in the future. Saudi Prince Abdullah bin Mosaad recently took full ownership of Sheffield United ...
06:26, 09/20/2019

FIFA 20 Update brings good and bad news for Liverpool, Juventus and Ultimate Team fans EA Sports has had a topsy turvy day, with some good news for fans of Liverpool and some bad news not just for followers of the old lady, but also, FIFA Ultimate Team....
23:13, 07/16/2019

In the Good Omens finale, the end of the world is a lot less interesting than what comes next If there’s one moment in the novel Good Omens that most closely resembles co-author Terry Pratchett’s solo work—other than all those footnotes, anyway—it’s the bit in the big climax, when Aziraphale and Crowley realize that Adam Young’s unintentional...
21:52, 06/05/2019

I'm travelling the world to collect poo for the good of humankind Eric Alm is racing to find out which gut microbes thrive in diverse human cultures before it is too late. His microbiome library – derived from faecal samples – could help solve future health crises...
20:00, 04/28/2019

David Squires on … the Women's World Cup, goals and good old VAR Our cartoonist looks at the second week of France 2019, thrashings, goal sizes and that instant replay magicTake a look through David’s archive of cartoons Continue reading......
12:52, 06/18/2019

The world is ending in The Good Fight's season three finale In its third season, The Good Fight pushed the boundaries of its own universe. Characters broke the fourth wall; random musical interludes interrupted scenes; the story’s Big Bad was literally...Donald Trump. In its finale, the world is ending—from c...
07:00, 05/17/2019

Women's World Cup: USA four-goal favorite over Chile; other good bets The United States Women's National Team is a four-goal favorite over Chile at the 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup after scoring 13 goal against Thailand....
12:39, 06/15/2019

Why some of the world's top cybersecurity hackers are paid millions to use their powers for good There is a shortfall of cybersecurity workers that could reach as high as 3.5 million unfilled roles by 2021. A start-up called Synack provides crowdsourced security and hires freelance hackers to help companies find vulnerabilities....
22:39, 05/18/2019

On Soccer: The World’s Most Dominant Team Isn’t Who You Think Olympique Lyonnais will play for its fourth Women’s Champions League title on Saturday. There may not be a team on earth that can match its talent advantage, or its dominance of its sport....
21:13, 05/17/2019

Serbia beat Team USA in World Cup "Serbia beat Team USA 94-89 in a consolation game at the FIBA World Cup in\r\nChina on Thursday, continuing a spiral that will conclude Saturday with no\r\nbetter than a seventh-place finish in the tournament."...
17:26, 09/12/2019

Serbia beats Team USA in World Cup Serbia beat Team USA 94-89 in a consolation game at the FIBA World Cup in China on Thursday, continuing a spiral that will conclude Saturday with no better than a seventh-place finish in the tournament....
18:39, 09/12/2019

Klopp: Man City are best team in the world "Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp declared Manchester City as the best team in the world as the Champions League winners prepared to start their title defence."...
13:13, 09/17/2019

Man City are the best team in the world, says Klopp "Liverpool coach Jurgen Klopp declared Manchester City as the best team in the world even though the Premier League champions have yet to win Europe\u0027s premier club competition."...
21:39, 09/16/2019

Why are NBA superstars shunning Team USA at the World Cup? The Americans will have only one player from the All-NBA team on their roster in China. But that could make for an interesting tournamentAnthony Davis, LeBron James, Stephen Curry, Kawhi Leonard, James Harden, Kyrie Irving, Damian Lillard, Zion Willi...
00:13, 08/13/2019

Analysis: The US isn't the best team at this World Cup _ yet Analysis: The U.S. does not have the best team at this World Cup, though there's still time to make it happen       ...
13:13, 09/04/2019

Tentative U.S. team for world championships The tentative U.S. team for the September 28-October 6 world athletics championships in Doha based on performances at the U.S. championships that concluded on Sunday. (WC indicates reigning world champion with a bye to the world meeting):...
15:39, 07/29/2019

At World Cup, U.S. Team’s Pride Is Felt by Others, Too The United States women’s team has been a source of inspiration to L.G.B.T. soccer players in France, who say they do not enjoy the same freedom to be themselves....
21:52, 06/29/2019

Debian 10: Playing catch-up with the rest of the Linux world (that’s a good thing) Enlarge / Buster is a good boy, but is he a good Linux distro release? (credit: Pixar / Disney) The Debian project, the upstream mother of countless Linux distributions, has released Debian 10, also known as "Buster." And yes, that's a reference to...
14:52, 09/11/2019

Why US women’s soccer team isn’t a lock to win World Cup The most women’s soccer talent in history will be on display over the next month at the World Cup in France. That is great news for the sport, but a different kind of challenge for a United States team looking to defend their 2015 World Cup champions...
09:52, 06/07/2019

Opinion: 1999 World Cup team still the best the US has had — for now Picking the best U.S. women's soccer team is a nearly impossible task, but since Ali Kreiger raised the question, Nancy Armour gives it a shot.       ...
03:13, 06/24/2019

A history of the U.S. women’s national team in the World Cup The Americans have played in five title games since the sport’s marquee event was launched in 1991. Here’s a look back at their history through the tournament’s eight editions....
21:52, 07/03/2019

Boomers leave for World Cup after upset win over Team USA Australia assistant coach Luc Longley says the Boomers' upset win over the United States in a pre-World Cup exhibition game means they'll go to China with opposing teams thinking of them in a whole new way      ...
08:52, 08/26/2019

Rugby World Cup 2019: USA team guide The good news? This is the strongest US team ever to go to a World Cup. The bad news? They’ve been handed their toughest ever draw Continue reading......
13:52, 09/15/2019

| Team SA primed for Sprint World Champs South African contingent of eleven paddlers are preparing for the biggest sprint regatta of the year, this year’s ICF Canoe Sprint World Championships....
22:13, 08/20/2019

| SA men take team gold at 50km World Championships The SA men’s ultra-distance running outfit clinched the team prize at the 50km World Championships in Brasov, Romania after claiming three of the top six finishers....
05:52, 09/02/2019

Spa World Rallycross: Timerzyanov gives Gronholm's team first win Triple European Rallycross champion Timur Timerzyanov claimed his first win in the world championship, and the first for World Rally legend Marcus Gronholm's team, at Spa-Francorchamps' inaugural RX event...
17:26, 05/12/2019

Four teams that can beat Team USA at FIBA World Cup With major NBA stars deciding not to play for Team USA at this year’s FIBA World Cup in China, the Americans are not a lock to win gold.       ...
03:26, 09/01/2019

World Leaders’ G7 Expectations: A Nice Chat, Some Good Wine, No Unity With Trump America’s closest allies meet this weekend and have all but given up on producing the kind of consensus about global issues that has been the summit’s hallmark for decades....
19:39, 08/23/2019

A very good boy named Scamp the Tramp wins World's Ugliest Dog 2019 Held annually at the Sonoma-Marin Fair, the competition gathered 19 dogs — most of whom are rescues and adoptees — to duke it out.        ...
21:39, 06/24/2019

Women's World Cup 2019 team guide No 3: Norway Norway are missing Ada Hegerberg but the squad has enough quality to reach the semis if the defence performsThis article is part of the Guardian’s 2019 Women’s World Cup Experts’ Network, a cooperation between some of the best media organisations fro...
12:00, 05/28/2019

Women's World Cup 2019 team guide No 16: Japan Asako Takakura’s side are not as strong as when they won it in 2011 and quite goal-shy so struggle when they go behindThis article is part of the Guardian’s 2019 Women’s World Cup Experts’ Network, a cooperation between some of the best media organis...
18:26, 06/03/2019

Women's World Cup 2019 team guide No 5: Germany Two-time winners Germany are in a period of transition – will there be a return to former glories or another early exit?This article is part of the Guardian’s 2019 Women’s World Cup Experts’ Network, a cooperation between some of the best media organ...
10:39, 05/29/2019

Women's World Cup 2019 team guide No 1: France Corinne Diacre has a very strong squad at her disposal but can they cope with the pressure on home soil?This article is part of the Guardian’s 2019 Women’s World Cup Experts’ Network, a cooperation between some of the best media organisations from th...
10:13, 05/27/2019

Team USA advances to championship of Women’s World Cup in France LYON, France (AP) – Alex Morgan celebrated her go-ahead goal with a cheeky tea-sipping celebration and Alyssa Naeher stopped a late penalty kick to send the United States into the final at the Women’s World Cup with a 2-1 victory over Eng...
09:39, 07/03/2019

Women's World Cup 2019 team guide No 17: Canada Canada have a world class star in Christine Sinclair but she needs help if they are to go far in FranceThis article is part of the Guardian’s 2019 Women’s World Cup Experts’ Network, a cooperation between some of the best media organisations from the...
16:13, 06/04/2019

Women's World Cup 2019 team guide No 18: Cameroon Cameroon, with a solid blend of youth and experience, will hope to improve on their 2015 performanceThis article is part of the Guardian’s 2019 Women’s World Cup Experts’ Network, a cooperation between some of the best media organisations from the 24...
16:13, 06/04/2019

Women's World Cup 2019 team guide No 13: England The beaten semi-finalists four years ago have a new manager but a similarly flexible approach This article is part of the Guardian’s 2019 Women’s World Cup Experts’ Network, a cooperation between some of the best media organisations from the 24 count...
02:00, 06/02/2019

Women's World Cup 2019 team guide No 15: Scotland Shelley Kerr has proven winners in her squad and, if they avoid injuries, Scotland could be a surprise package in FranceThis article is part of the Guardian’s 2019 Women’s World Cup Experts’ Network, a cooperation between some of the best media organ...
13:00, 06/03/2019

Women's World Cup 2019 team guide No 4: Nigeria The Super Falcons, with star players such as Asisat Oshoala and Desire Oparanozie, have finally been backed by the NFFThis article is part of the Guardian’s 2019 Women’s World Cup Experts’ Network, a cooperation between some of the best media organis...
19:13, 05/28/2019

Women's World Cup 2019 team guide No 10: Italy Le Azzurre were impressive in qualifying and have high hopes of reaching the knockout stages for the first time since 1991This article is part of the Guardian’s 2019 Women’s World Cup Experts’ Network, a cooperation between some of the best media org...
13:39, 05/31/2019

Women's World Cup 2019 team guide No 7: Spain The coach Jorge Vilda has left star player Vero Boquete at home and may struggle to get past the last-16 stageThis article is part of the Guardian’s 2019 Women’s World Cup Experts’ Network, a cooperation between some of the best media organisations f...
10:52, 05/30/2019

No distractions for U.S. team ahead of women's World Cup defense Defending champions the United States are in their own private 'bubble', shutting out any distraction ahead of the women's World Cup starting in France on Friday, and loving it....
18:39, 06/06/2019

Women's World Cup 2019 team guide No 11: Brazil Marta is set to play in her last World Cup but this squad has fallen behind the best teams in the worldThis article is part of the Guardian’s 2019 Women’s World Cup Experts’ Network, a cooperation between some of the best media organisations from the...
21:52, 06/01/2019

Team USA continues to soak in Women’s World Cup Title LYON, FRANCE – The fiesta continues for Team USA players after they beat the Netherlands 2-0 to win the 2019 World Cup. Team USA beat the Netherlands in the Championship game of the 2019 World Cup. Here's some highlights as the Red, White ...
04:26, 07/08/2019

USA women’s soccer team returns to U.S. soil after World Cup Win TUCSON – Team USA’s soccer squad continued the celebration of a World Cup championship after landing on U.S. soil. Here’s more from Monday’s sportscast: ...
09:13, 07/09/2019

Women's World Cup 2019 team guide No 6: China The PSG forward Wang Shuang is the star of this team but Jia Xiuquan has a surprisingly small pool of players to choose fromThis article is part of the Guardian’s 2019 Women’s World Cup Experts’ Network, a cooperation between some of the best media o...
19:13, 05/29/2019

Women's World Cup 2019 team guide No 23: Chile A superstar goalkeeper in the shape of Christiane Endler might not be enough to get underdogs Chile out of their groupThis article is part of the Guardian’s 2019 Women’s World Cup Experts’ Network, a cooperation between some of the best media organis...
09:00, 06/07/2019

Shocker: France upsets Team USA in World Cup quarterfinals The USA's run in World Cup has ended with 89-79 loss to France in quarterfinals. Loss breaks streak of 58 wins in international play with NBA players.       ...
18:26, 09/11/2019

Coleman and Lyles head US world championship team "Sprint favorites Christian Coleman and Noah Lyles and women\u0027s 400 metres hurdles world record holder Dalilah Muhammad headline a 141-member U.S."...
13:13, 09/17/2019

Women's World Cup 2019 team guide No 12: Jamaica The Reggae Girlz – led by 2018 Guardian Footballer of the Year Khadija ‘Bunny’ Shaw – have made history just by reaching the tournament This article is part of the Guardian’s 2019 Women’s World Cup Experts’ Network, a cooperation between some of the ...
14:39, 06/01/2019

Women's World Cup 2019 team guide No 24: Sweden Sweden won their qualifying group in style but have struggled in attack since and will need Kosovare Asllani to be at her bestThis article is part of the Guardian’s 2019 Women’s World Cup Experts’ Network, a cooperation between some of the best media...
14:26, 06/07/2019

Women's World Cup 2019 team guide No 19: New Zealand After a tumultuous 2018 New Zealand arrive in France with a spring in their step and several stars back in the foldThis article is part of the Guardian’s 2019 Women’s World Cup Experts’ Network, a cooperation between some of the best media organisati...
11:00, 06/05/2019

Popovich defends team, US beats Poland for 7th at World Cup USA Basketball finishes World Cup in 7th place, tops Poland 87-74 in finale _ with Gregg Popovich offering a strong defense afterward       ...
17:26, 09/14/2019

Women's World Cup 2019 team guide No 14: Argentina It’s been 12 years since Argentina’s last World Cup, the team were disbanded not all that long ago, and they enter the tournament short of preparationThis article is part of the Guardian’s 2019 Women’s World Cup Experts’ Network, a cooperation betwee...
14:52, 06/02/2019

Kawasaki Racing Team claim first world title "Kawasaki Racing Team emerged victors at the Suzuka 8 Hours after a disrupted race finish. Yamaha Factory Racing Team and Red Bull Honda rounded off the podium after an incredible finish at this year’s race, which handed Team SRC Kawasaki France thei...
18:13, 07/28/2019

FIFA Drops Plan for 48-Team World Cup in 2022 Unable to find co-hosts for a larger tournament, FIFA dropped a proposal championed by its president and said the 2022 tournament would remain at 32 teams....
04:13, 05/23/2019

Opinion: Messages matter, and teams in World Cup final send good one with female coaches For only second time since the World Cup began in 1991, both teams in the final will have a female coach: Jill Ellis and Sarina Wiegman.       ...
16:26, 07/07/2019

A world overrun by white nationalists needs a good rock’n’roll film | Siva Vaidhyanathan Gurinder Chadha’s movie about a young man inspired by Bruce Springsteen in Blinded by the Light reminds us to strive for a better lifeOn Monday it was two years to the day since thousands of armed Nazis invaded my town, threatened my family and my ne...
18:26, 08/15/2019

Team USA eliminated from World Cup medal contention with 89-79 loss to France The loss snaps a 58-game international-tournament winning streak in international tournament play. The Americans had last lost with NBA players on their roster in 2006....
18:00, 09/11/2019

Former MLBer turns NYIT into College World Series team About three weeks ago, before any tournament games and before the idea things could go this far took hold, Jimmy Goelz tossed out an offhand remark about preparing for the field in Cary, N.C., expecting his players at New York Institute of Technology...
12:00, 05/31/2019

| SA Girls U14 team to fly African flag at World Tennis finals The SA U14 Girls team will fly the African flag after their stunning qualification through to the International Tennis Federation (ITF) World Junior Tennis Finals....
16:26, 06/30/2019

Team USA Dropkicked Out Of World Cup By Rudy Gobert And ... Frank Ntilikina? Team USA had a seven-point lead over France with just under eight minutes to play in today’s FIBA World Cup quarterfinal game. From that point on, France went on a 22-5 run and advanced to the tournament semi-finals while leaving Team USA behind to m...
02:52, 09/12/2019

England have made big strides since World Cup and are now a better team, says Raheem Sterling Raheem Sterling believes England are now a better team than the one that lost the World Cup semi-final a year ago and will prove it against Netherlands on Thursday....
12:39, 06/06/2019

Victorious US Women's World Cup team headed home The US women's soccer team is headed home following their 2-0 World Cup final win over the Netherlands. Tired, but elated, team members left their hotel in Lyon Monday after clinching their fourth title and second consecutive World Cup victory. ...
18:39, 07/08/2019

Women's World Cup 2019 team guide No 22: United States The holders have a swashbuckling attack-first style and, though defence may be a concern, they’re still among the favouritesThis article is part of the Guardian’s 2019 Women’s World Cup Experts’ Network, a cooperation between some of the best media o...
15:13, 06/06/2019

Women's World Cup 2019 team guide No 2: South Korea Chelsea’s Ji So-yun is the star of the South Korea side which travels to France in the hope of reaching the knockout stagesThis article is part of the Guardian’s 2019 Women’s World Cup Experts’ Network, a cooperation between some of the best media or...
20:13, 05/27/2019

Team USA Embarrasses Itself At FIBA World Cup, Jerry Colangelo Follows Suit Team USA lost its second straight FIBA World Cup game this morning in China, falling 94-89 to Serbia in a fifth-place consolation game, after yesterday’s embarrassing loss to France eliminated the American team from championship contention. Now the t...
01:39, 09/13/2019

Here is the giant pay disparity between the U.S. Women's National Team winning the World Cup vs. the men David Vincent/AP There is a giant pay disparity between the Women's World Cup and the Men's World Cup. According to a report, the U.S. Women's National Team will earn about $250,000 each for winning the World Cup, while the U.S. Men's National Team ...
10:00, 07/08/2019

The U.S. World Cup team’s greatest challenge: Rising European powers After major investments, England and France have joined Germany and the United States at the top of the international rankings and brought greater parity among the favorites at the 2019 World Cup....
20:39, 06/14/2019

Sloane Stephens coming to New York for World Team Tennis Sloane Stephens will play one match with the New York Empire this summer, The Post has learned. Stephens, the 2017 US Open winner who’s currently ranked No. 7 in the world, will play for the Empire in it’s July 18 home match against the Orange County...
19:13, 06/06/2019

Women's World Cup 2019 team guide No 8: South Africa The Banyana Banyana are on the rise but a tough group means a long stay at the tournament may be beyond their reachThis article is part of the Guardian’s 2019 Women’s World Cup Experts’ Network, a cooperation between some of the best media organisati...
15:00, 05/30/2019

Little League World Series team accused of stealing signs Barrington (Rhode Island) Little League made the Little League World Series, and the team it beat to get there says it cheated to do it. After Barrington beat Goffstown (New Hampshire) to win the New England Region last Saturday, Goffstown manager Pa...
20:52, 08/14/2019

U.S. Women's Soccer Team Heads Into World Cup on a Winning Note The U.S. women’s soccer team dominated its final tuneup game before the World Cup, beating Mexico 3-0 on Sunday at Red Bull Arena in New Jersey, then exited amid fireworks and a swell of cheers from a near-sellout crowd....
00:13, 05/27/2019

Semenya, Van Niekerk named in S Africa world championship team Double Olympic 800 meters champion Caster Semenya has been included in South Africa's preliminary team for this year's world championships in Doha, though it is dependent on the outcome of her appeal to the Swiss Federal Tribunal....
19:26, 06/10/2019

US women’s national team kicks off World Cup campaign against Thailand The United States women’s national soccer team is finally kick-starting its World Cup campaign when they hit the field against Thailand on Tuesday – and no one is more excited than their former teammate Heather O’Reilly....
20:26, 06/11/2019

U.S. women’s soccer team opens World Cup defense with something to prove After early Group F matches against Thailand and Chile, the Americans are expected to face their first stiff test of the World Cup against Sweden, which ousted the United States from the Olympics three years ago....
23:26, 06/10/2019

In photos: U.S. women's soccer team celebrates in World Cup parade The U.S. women's soccer team celebrates their World Cup victory win with a ticker-tape parade at the Canyon of Heroes in New York City on July 10, 2019....
01:39, 07/11/2019

Fifa’s Gianni Infantino wants 32-team Women’s World Cup for 2023 • President calls for increase from 24 in current tournament• Infantino also proposes doubling prize money to £48mGianni Infantino wants to expand the Women’s World Cup finals to 32 teams from 24 in 2023 and double the prize money to $60m (£48m).Befo...
21:00, 07/05/2019

The US team’s dispute over pay is a fight for women all over the world | Suzanne Wrack The US Women’s National Team remains embroiled in a bitter row with US Soccer. The final outcome will affect every womanWhen discussing the breakdown in pay and compensation talks between US Soccer and the US Women’s National Team, the presenter on A...
17:26, 08/18/2019

Tennis: Anderson, Isner to lead Team World in Laver Cup World number eight Kevin Anderson will lead John McEnroe's Team World at the Laver Cup in Geneva in September, with John Isner, Milos Raonic and Denis Shapovalov also named to take on Team Europe....
19:13, 07/03/2019

Dota 2 Team Sent Packing From World Championship After Tragic Misclick Painful counterfactuals stalk even the best athletes. On Monday, Manchester United star Paul Pogba missed an easy penalty, dooming his team to a 1-1 draw against a lesser opponent. Last night, a Dota 2 player tried to ban a particular hero from the m...
01:00, 08/22/2019

U.S. coach Ellis demands consistency from team ahead of World Cup United States coach Jill Ellis is pleased with her team's 3-0 win over South Africa in Sunday's Women's World Cup warm-up match but wants them to be more consistent over 90 minutes after questions were raised over their slow start....
13:52, 05/13/2019

US women's World Cup team comes under criticism for celebrating goals in blowout The U.S. women's 13-0 shellacking of Thailand to kick off their Women's World Cup title defense Tuesday inspired confidence, but also came under criticism from some who felt celebrating every goal showed poor sportsmanship....
04:13, 06/12/2019

Jayson Tatum injures ankle in Team USA’s FIBA World Cup win over Turkey Jayson Tatum didn’t bail out on Team USA like so many other NBA stars did — and they might be feeling validated watching Tatum hobble off the court on Tuesday. The skilled Celtics wing suffered a sprained left ankle late in Team USA’s ner...
22:26, 09/03/2019

2022 World Cup in Qatar to remain as a 32-team tournament, Fifa announce • World governing body considered expanding it to 48 teams• Fifa decided increasing size of event was not practicalThe 2022 World Cup in Qatar will be a 32-team tournament as originally planned, Fifa have announced.The world governing body had consid...
22:52, 05/22/2019

Team Profile, England: Hosts Desperate To Break World Cup Duck England will kick-start the tournament with everything seemingly in place to finally win a trophy that has eluded them for the competition's entire 44-year history...
13:26, 05/23/2019

U.S. women's soccer team plans five-game World Cup victory tour The United States women's soccer team will face Ireland in the first match of a five-game USA victory tour after claiming the 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup title....
17:39, 07/12/2019

Jofra Archer Included As England Announce 15-Member World Cup Team Jofra Archer's late bid for a World Cup place was rewarded with the Barbados-born fast bowler being named in hosts England's 15-man squad for the tournament....
18:52, 05/21/2019

Why Hyundai World Rally team has picked Craig Breen for Finland Hyundai has resolved its dilemma over who to put in its World Rally Cars in Finland - its traditional weak point - by bringing Craig Breen back to the WRC...
22:52, 06/25/2019

American politicians, athletes offer support to women's World Cup team As the U.S. women's national team prepared to kick off their World Cup title defense, prominent figures from American politics, sports and even outer space flocked to social media on Tuesday to lend their support....
23:00, 06/11/2019

Sunnyside Little League team 1 win away from advancing to World Series after dramatic “walk-off” win Izaiah Moraga w/ homer for Sunnyside LL in bottom of last inning (Tied things up in dramatic fashion). Then-walk off hit & celebration as Sunnyside LL wins in dramatic fashion. Here’s my “sportscast cutin” Even @UArizonaPres Robbins...
12:13, 08/10/2019

He worked security for the U.S. women, then chased a world title with the paralympic team Seth Jahn wrapped up a stint on the women's national team’s security detail before playing for the U.S. national paralympic squad at a tournament for those who have suffered traumatic brain injuries, stroke or cerebral palsy....
23:39, 07/14/2019

2019 FIBA World Cup: Team USA's Jayson Tatum to miss at least two games Boston Celtics star forward and Team USA standout Jayson Tatum will be sidelined for the next five days at the 2019 FIBA World Cup due to a sprained left ankle....
12:13, 09/05/2019

PM Modi Talks About Team India's "Fighting Spirit" After World Cup Exit As Indian cricket team crashed out of world cup after losing against New Zealand in a low-score thriller, Prime Minister Narendra Modi applauded the "fighting spirit" of the team which put up a tough......
19:52, 07/10/2019

Opinion: Not everybody is supporting US women's team in 2019 World Cup quest With Spain in the rear-view mirror and France on the horizon, most American sports fans are all on board with the U.S. women’s World Cup soccer team       ...
01:26, 06/27/2019

Kobe Bryant not surprised by Team USA's FIBA World Cup losses Kobe Bryant said Team USA's two unexpected losses at this year's FIBA World Cup were no surprise given how the rest of the world has caught up.       ...
01:13, 09/14/2019

How Afghanistan cricket team went from refugee camps to competing with the world's best There has been a sense, through the first half of a disappointing second World Cup campaign for Afghanistan, that an early chapter of their cricketing history is closing....
17:52, 06/18/2019

Virat Kohli Reveals Why Karthik Was Picked Over Pant In World Cup Team With MS Dhoni as the undisputed first-choice wicketkeeper of the side, the selectors preferred Dinesh Karthik, 33, in their 15-man squad over Rishabh Pant....
11:52, 05/15/2019

Antarctica team to search world's oldest ice for climate change clues Scientists are setting out to drill for the world’s oldest ice, in a bid to shed light on a dramatic tipping point in the world’s climate 900,000 years ago...
18:26, 04/28/2019

Mahela Jayawardene Declines Role In Sri Lanka World Cup 2019 Team Last year, a committee featuring Jayawardene, Kumar Sangakkara and Aravinda de Silva had also submitted a report on Sri Lankan cricket, only to be ignored....
17:52, 05/26/2019

U.S. women’s soccer team is using World Cup stage to shine spotlight on equality A media appearance highlighted the team's missions of defending their world championship, growing the game's audience and discussing issue of fairness....
03:13, 05/25/2019

England sauna sessions prepare team for heat of World Cup in Nice • England Women prepare for hot conditions against Scotland• Phil Neville says giving players bad news ‘worst part’ of jobPhil Neville has already moved on from England Women’s surprise 1-0 defeat by New Zealand in their final warm-up game, his atten...
17:26, 06/02/2019

FIBA World Cup: Donovan Mitchell leads Team USA to win over Czech Republic SHANGHAI — The first big celebratory reaction from the U.S. bench in this World Cup came just a couple of minutes after tipoff, when Myles Turner blocked a shot at the rim. And with that, the tone was set. There is an emphasis on defense with this U....
20:13, 09/01/2019

Opinion: Megan Rapinoe embodies all the swagger, fearlessness of the US World Cup team The U.S. women’s team took over New York as it did the World Cup – with a swagger and fearlessness never before seen in so many young American women.       ...
03:13, 07/11/2019

Twenty years ago, the U.S. women’s soccer team won the World Cup and changed the sport The dramatic victory by the American team over China in 1999 elevated soccer's profile in the United States, prompting girls and boys alike to start playing the sport....
23:13, 06/07/2019

Kyle Lowry withdraws from USA FIBA World Cup team due to thumb injury He had surgery last month to repair a torn tendon that dogged him during the NBA playoffs, and was hopeful of being on the floor as early as Tuesday when the Americans resume practice in El Segundo, California....
02:13, 08/13/2019

Hyundai Motor Group Unveils World's First CVVD Tech For Engines; Promises Good Performance And Lower The valve control technology regulates the duration of valve opening and closing according to driving conditions, achieving a 4 per cent boost in performance and a 5 per cent improvement in fuel......
09:13, 07/03/2019

Sam Curran wants England Test team to build on World Cup success against Ireland and in Ashes Sam Curran believes England's Test team will be inspired by their 50-over counterparts' maiden World Cup triumph when they face Ireland at Lord's next week and in the Ashes that follow....
20:26, 07/18/2019

Mauritania rise from fourth worst team in world to Africa’s grand stage In 2012 only Bhutan, San Marino and the Turks & Caicos Islands were ranked below the desert nation but a football revolution has delivered an Africa Cup of Nations debutUntil recently it could have been said that the only way for Mauritania to reach ...
14:00, 06/22/2019

A pro ‘Fortnite’ player is suing his team and the entire esports world could feel the fallout In a lawsuit that could drastically alter how esports player contracts are structured, Turner "Tfue" Tenney is claiming his team illegally restricted his earnings from sponsorship deals....
23:13, 05/21/2019

Opinion: US women's soccer team personified America at its best with World Cup championship The U.S. women's World Cup title Sunday is one for the ages, for sure. More than that, though, they’re a team for the ages. For this age.       ...
03:26, 07/08/2019

Cricket World Cup: England team react to Ben Stokes' 'catch of the century' - video Ben Stokes soaked up the plaudits after his one-handed wonder catch got England’s World Cup campaign under way with a crushing victory in which the hosts beat South Africa by 104 runs.Eoin Morgan feels excitement and relief as England open with World...
01:13, 05/31/2019

Red Sox Fire Team President Dave Dombrowski Nearly A Year After Winning World Series Not even a full year after the Boston Red Sox won the World Series, they’ve fired president Dave Dombrowski, per ESPN’s Jeff Passan. Dombrowski had been with the team since August of 2015....
21:52, 09/09/2019

Upstart Jamaican Women's World Cup team filled with American-born talent The Jamaican women’s soccer team was thrust into the spotlight Sunday, holding their own against one of the best squads in the world in Brazil during their first-ever Women’s World Cup match....
14:39, 06/10/2019

Intercontinental GT and World Challenge Team to Bring Sports Car Racing Back to Indianapolis It’s been five long years since the IMSA sports car racing grid lined up at Indianapolis Motor Speedway for the final of three annual Brickyard Grand Prix races [above]. Since then, major international sports car racing has avoided the circuit for on...
03:52, 07/27/2019

Two-time champion Germany becomes first team to reach Women's World Cup quarterfinals Germany beat African champion Nigeria 3-0 in the first knockout game, while Norway and Australia needed extra time to decide their match.       ...
23:52, 06/22/2019

Geraint Thomas and Geoghegan Hart lead British World Championship team "Geraint Thomas, Tao Geoghegan Hart and Adam Yates are among the biggest names who will be representing Great Britain at the upcoming World Road Championships."...
09:00, 09/19/2019

27 incredible photos of the US women's soccer team that just dominated Netherlands in the World Cup final Rico Brouwer/Soccrates/Getty Images The US Women's National Team, or the USWNT, dominated the Netherlands on Sunday to win their second straight Women's World Cup trophy, defeating the Dutch 2-0. It's the fourth time the American women have won the ...
12:26, 07/08/2019

Soccer: Beyond World Cup, U.S. team eyes bigger trophy - support for women's game The U.S. women's national soccer team on Tuesday launch their bid for a fourth World Cup, but beyond lifting the trophy the squad are also aiming for a cultural breakthrough for the game....
15:26, 06/11/2019

Trump, putting aside Rapinoe's attack, congratulates women's soccer team on World Cup win President Trump unequivocally congratulated the United States women's soccer team after its repeat World Cup win on Sunday -- putting aside, at least for the moment, the firestorm surrounding star forward Megan Rapinoe's vow never to visit the White ...
23:39, 07/07/2019

Opinion: U.S. soccer team bench a lot like White Walkers, and that should scare World Cup foes Americans will have luxury of bringing in players like Carli Lloyd, Christen Press and Mallory Pugh as subs at the World Cup next month in France.        ...
00:13, 05/27/2019

Mixed team time trial to make World Championship debut on Sunday "The mixed team time trial has never been seen at the UCI Road World Championships but it will break cover on Sunday as the event\u0027s very first race."...
15:39, 09/19/2019

Maddy Freking becomes sixth girl to pitch at Little League World Series, gets team out of jam Maddy Freking became the sixth girl to pitch at the Little League World Series on Sunday and more than held her own on the mound.       ...
14:00, 08/19/2019

Trump blasts Megan Rapinoe for saying she won’t visit White House if team wins World Cup President Trump ​lashed out at Megan Rapinoe, the co-captain of the USA women’s soccer team, after she said there’s no “f—ing” way she’d go to the White House if they win the Women’s World Cup. ​​”Megan...
18:39, 06/26/2019

David Beckham and Daughter Harper Meet and Cheer on Team England at Women's World Cup David Beckham is dad goals. The retired pro soccer champion is naturally rooting for England's Lionesses to win the 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup and he and 7-year-old daughter......
23:39, 06/27/2019

A top senator just introduced a bill to require equal pay for the US women's soccer team before the 2026 World Cup AP Photo/David Vincent Democratic Sen. Joe Manchin of West Virginia introduced a bill that would block federal funding for the 2026 World Cup unless the US Soccer Federation provides "equitable pay" for both the men's and women's national teams. The...
03:00, 07/10/2019

Ellen DeGeneres and Other Stars Cheer U.S. Women's Soccer Team's 2019 World Cup Victory USA! USA! USA! The U.S. Women's Soccer team beat The Netherlands to win the 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup title with a 2-0 victory on Sunday. This marks the fourth such championship......
21:26, 07/07/2019

The US World Cup team is loudly, proudly claiming the applause women deserve | Arwa Mahdawi Celebrating yourself in a world which tells you you’re worth less than men is an act of resistance – and it’s angering insecure menSign up for the Week in Patriarchy, a newsletter​ on feminism and sexism sent every Saturday. Continue reading......
18:26, 07/13/2019

Former US women's soccer star Abby Wambach says World Cup win gives team leverage in equal pay fight Former U.S. women’s soccer star Abby Wambach said Wednesday the team winning the World Cup over the Netherlands gives them leverage in their fight over equal pay with the U.S. Soccer Federation....
21:26, 07/11/2019

US women's soccer star Crystal Dunn ready to bring team another World Cup glory The U.S. Women’s National Soccer Team is set to defend its FIFA World Cup title this summer as the international championship will kick off in Paris starting in June....
19:00, 04/30/2019

Inside a BTCC team: Honda Civics, Lotus Elans and the world’s fastest mower Team Dynamics has 15 full-time staff, growing to 30 with contractors for races. There’s more to Team Dynamics than Honda UK’s BTCC Civics. Driver Matt Neal shows us around his family firm Triple British Touring Car champion Matt Neal has spent mos...
08:39, 09/15/2019

Ex-San Francisco Giants pitcher Barry Zito reveals he rooted against his team during 2010 World Series Former San Francisco Giants pitcher Barry Zito revealed Tuesday he rooted against his team during the 2010 World Series when they were playing the Texas Rangers....
16:39, 09/18/2019

Bob Marley's daughter saves Jamaican women’s soccer team on World Cup path Cedella Marley, the daughter of legend Bob Marley, played a key role in resurrecting the Jamaican women's soccer team and its quest to the World Cup.        ...
19:00, 06/04/2019

ICC orders fixers to steer clear of Cricket World Cup and assigns anti-corruption managers to each team The ICC are confident that the Cricket World Cup will not be troubled by corruption, and have taken the unusual step of contacting around a dozen known fixers telling them to steer clear of the tournament....
16:39, 05/24/2019

Indiana college softball team pulls off stunning hidden-ball trick to advance to World Series Indiana college softball players used teamwork and a bit of subterfuge to pull off a hidden-ball trick Saturday that secured their spot in the Women’s College World Series....
10:13, 05/21/2019

Eagles TE Zach Ertz stands up for wife Julie, scoffs at critics of U.S. Women's World Cup team Philadelphia's Zach Ertz is excited about his wife, Julie, playing for the U.S. in the Women's World Cup. He plans to fly to Paris for next game.       ...
04:52, 06/13/2019

England name strong team for Tonga Rugby World Cup opener as George Ford and Owen Farrell both start Eddie Jones will unleash a powerful and experienced England team – perhaps the strongest available to him – for a "ferocious battle" in their Rugby World Cup opener against Tonga in Sapporo on Sunday....
09:26, 09/20/2019

Dr. Mario World Is Classic Puzzle Gaming, With The Good And Bad Of Mobile Gaming Nintendo’s mobile games have ranged from the simplified platforming of Super Mario Run to the light strategy gacha Fire Emblem Heroes. It’s only natural that the company would move out to puzzle games. At least initially, their upcoming game Dr. Mari...
17:26, 07/08/2019

England cricket team news: Jofra Archer, Liam Dawson and James Vince named in World Cup squad The thrilling fast bowler Jofra Archer has been drafted into England's final squad for the World Cup alongside Liam Dawson - who has not played international cricket this year....
10:39, 05/21/2019

USA star Alli Long urges every women's team to join fight for equal pay after boos at World Cup Final World Cup winner Allie Long urged every national team in women's football to join the fight for equal pay, after FIFA chief Gianni Infantino was humiliated at the Stade de Lyon on Sunday....
16:52, 07/08/2019

USA star Allie Long urges every women's team to join fight for equal pay after boos at World Cup Final World Cup winner Allie Long urged every national team in women's football to join the fight for equal pay, after FIFA chief Gianni Infantino was humiliated at the Stade de Lyon on Sunday....
19:00, 07/08/2019

Arkansas defeats Ole Miss 5-3 in SEC Tournament HOOVER, Ala. (AP) — Jack Kenley knocked home three runs Wednesday as No. 2 seed Arkansas defeated No. 7 seed Mississippi 5-3 in the Southeastern Conference Tournament. Arkansas (41-15) remains in the winners’ bracket and faces No. 3 seed Georgi...
00:00, 05/23/2019

Amazon.com defeats IRS appeal in U.S. tax dispute Amazon.com Inc on Friday defeated an appeal by the U.S. Internal Revenue Service in what the online retailer has called a $1.5 billion dispute over its tax treatment of transactions with a Luxembourg subsidiary....
22:52, 08/16/2019

Ferguson defeats Cerrone via controversial TKO Tony Ferguson defeated Donald Cerrone by second-round TKO on Saturday at UFC 238 when it was ruled by ringside doctors that Cerrone could not continue due to a swollen right eye....
09:52, 06/09/2019

Norway vs England Women's World Cup team news: Steph Houghton and Millie Bright injury doubts for Lionesses England could be without both their first-choice centre-backs for Thursday's World Cup quarter-final against Norway, with captain Steph Houghton struggling with an ankle injury and Millie Bright laid low with a sickness bug that is sweeping the camp....
13:26, 06/26/2019

St John's Wood flat overlooking Lords: watch Joe Root and the England team play in the Cricket World Cup from the privacy of your own penthouse With plush interiors and two terraces, the glamorous three-bedroom apartment overlooks the Lord's cricket ground and has fabulous views across London – it is listed at £4.5 million....
10:13, 05/23/2019

Thiem defeats Djokovic in five to set up Nadal clash "Dominic Thiem defeated Novak Djokovic in five sets 6-2 3-6 7-5 5-7 7-5 to set up a rematch of last year’s clash with Rafael Nadal in the French Open final."...
20:00, 06/08/2019

Latvia's Sevastova defeats Mertens in triumph of will Latvia's Anastasija Sevastova ground out a gruelling 6-7(3) 6-4 11-9 win against Elise Mertens on Friday to move into the fourth round of the French Open, her best ever showing at the claycourt major....
20:00, 05/31/2019

Oscar Valdez defeats Jason Sanchez Oscar Valdez could be on course for a showdown with Carl Frampton later this year The post Oscar Valdez defeats Jason Sanchez appeared first on Boxing News....
11:39, 06/09/2019

Sweden defeats newcomers Chile 2-0 after delay Kosovare Asllani's goal after a weather delay broke up a scoreless stalemate and Sweden went on to win its Women's World Cup opener 2-0 on Tuesday and spoil Chile's debut in the tournament....
04:13, 06/12/2019

Solheim Cup: Europe defeats USA in thrilling finish She stood motionless as the ball rolled towards the hole, but when it disappeared Suzann Pettersen rocked backwards with a double fist pump as she secured a stunning victory for Europe against USA in golf's Solheim Cup....
13:00, 09/16/2019

The Queen is joined by Harry, Beatrice and Eugenie to host team captains ahead of Cricket World Cup at Buckingham Palace garden party Prince Harry revived 140 years of English and Australian cricket rivalry today when he joked Aussie captain Aaron Finch might be getting a bit long in the tooth....
20:39, 05/29/2019

Kownacki defeats Arreola, Pascal upsets Brown Unbeaten heavyweight Adam Kownacki ushers Arreola towards retirement at the Barclays Center The post Kownacki defeats Arreola, Pascal upsets Brown appeared first on Boxing News....
20:13, 08/04/2019

Castellanos takes control, NYCFC defeats Union 4-2 NEW YORK (AP) — Valentín Castellanos scored two goals in the last 20 minutes to lead New York City FC to a 4-2 victory over the Philadelphia Union on Saturday night. The Union (10-4-5) twice rallied from one-goal deficits, with Maxililiano Moralez sc...
06:13, 06/30/2019

Austrian GP: Verstappen defeats Leclerc after remarkable recovery Red Bull driver Max Verstappen passed Charles Leclerc in a thrilling finish to the Austrian Grand Prix to give Honda its first win since returning to Formula 1...
19:39, 06/30/2019

Novartis defeats challenge to validity of Afinitor patent Novartis scored a win in litigation over one of the patents underlying its cancer treatment Afinitor, as a federal appeals court on Monday rejected arguments by the would-be maker of a generic version that the patent is invalid....
05:39, 05/15/2019

Senate defeats measure to restrain Trump on Iran The U.S. Senate on Friday defeated legislation that would have barred President Donald Trump from launching an attack on Iran without first obtaining the approval of Congress, except in self-defense....
21:52, 06/28/2019

Singer loses $3,000 wager as Liverpool defeats Barcelona When Nigerian singer, Kcee confidently made a bet of one million naira (approximately $3,000) with a Liverpool fan in favor of Barcelona winning, it didn't seem like much of a long shot....
19:13, 05/09/2019

US defeats Jamaica to reach Gold Cup final against old foe Mexico Christian Pulisic scored twice in the second half to help the U.S. defeat Jamaica 3-1 and set up a Gold Cup final against rival Mexico.       ...
09:26, 07/04/2019

‘What Good Is Success If I Can’t Cause Good?’ Singer-Songwriter Jason Mraz Talks to TIME He’s right in the middle of a set, but Jason Mraz isn’t too busy to pause for meditation. “Let’s all take a breath together,” he tells a packed house in Hong Kong, where he’s performing for two nights as part of hi...
11:39, 05/24/2019

‘Good Boys’ actors had bleeping good time on raunchy film “We had a motto: What’s said on set stays on set,” says Brady Noon, one of the young stars of “Good Boys,” the raunchy, hard-R comedy out Friday. Brady plays Thor, one of three sixth-graders (Jacob Tremblay and Keith L. ...
06:52, 08/16/2019

Valarivan Wins Gold; India Bag 10m Air Rifle Team Gold With World Record Elavenil Valarivan defended her gold medal in the Junior World Cup as she beat compatriot Mehuli Ghosh (630.4) by 1.4 points in the women's air rifle final on Monday....
20:13, 07/15/2019

Conan: Women's World Cup win may inspire US to get a men's soccer team Conan O'Brien, Desi Lydic of 'The Daily Show' and Jimmy Kimmel take a look at women's soccer, male shortcomings and pay in Best of Late Night.       ...
17:52, 07/09/2019

Nigerian singer loses $3,000 wager as Liverpool defeats Barcelona When Nigerian singer, Kcee confidently made a bet of one million naira (approximately $3,000) with a Liverpool fan in favor of Barcelona winning, it didn't seem like much of a long shot....
20:13, 05/08/2019

Zverev defeats Delbonis to reach Geneva Open final "Alexander Zverev continued his preparations for the French Open by sealing a hard-fought 7-5 6-7(6) 6-3 victory on Friday over Argentine Federico Delbonis to reach the Geneva Open final."...
23:52, 05/24/2019

Cori Gauff, 15, defeats Venus Williams in Wimbledon first round American tennis prodigy Cori Gauff, 15, defeated Venus Williams in the first round of Wimbledon on Monday, becoming the youngest to win a match at the tournament since 1991....
21:39, 07/01/2019

ATP roundup: Basilashvili defeats Rublev, defends Hamburg title Fourth-seeded Nikoloz Basilashvili of Georgia defeated Russia's Andrey Rublev on Sunday to win the Hamburg European Open, successfully defending his title....
03:52, 07/29/2019

Sergey Kovalev defeats the courageous Anthony Yarde – The BN Verdict How Sergey Kovalev and Anthony Yarde followed the script in their light-heavyweight battle The post Sergey Kovalev defeats the courageous Anthony Yarde – The BN Verdict appeared first on Boxing News....
18:52, 08/25/2019

'John Wick' defeats 'Avengers: Endgame' for top spot at the box office The box office has a new king and his name is John Wick. The third installment of the hyper violent Keanu Reeves franchise has taken the top spot at the North American box office and ended the three-week reign of "Avengers: Endgame."...
21:39, 05/19/2019

Facebook defeats appeal in U.S. claiming it aided Hamas attacks Facebook Inc on Wednesday defeated an appeal by American victims of Hamas attacks in Israel, who sought to hold the company liable for providing the group a social media platform to further its goals....
17:13, 07/31/2019

Simona Halep Defeats Serena Williams To Win Her First Wimbledon Title The best match of Simona Halep’s life could not have come at a better time. The Romanian defeated Serena Williams 6-2, 6-2 to win the first Wimbledon title of career, and also deny Williams the opportunity of tying Margaret Court’s all-time record of...
01:52, 07/14/2019

Manny Pacquiao defeats Keith Thurman by split decision LAS VEGAS — Manny Pacquiao knocked down Keith Thurman in the first round and persevered for an exciting split-decision victory Saturday night, adding a third straight win to his career resurgence after turning 40 years old. Pacquiao (62-7-2) dropped ...
07:26, 07/21/2019

Novak Djokovic defeats Roger Federer for fifth Wimbledon title Defending champion Novak Djokovic won his fifth Wimbledon title on Sunday, defeating eight-time champion Roger Federer in five sets.       ...
00:13, 07/15/2019

Spanish Grand Prix: Hamilton defeats Bottas in another Mercedes 1-2 Lewis Hamilton moved into the Formula 1 points lead after beating team-mate Valtteri Bottas to win the Spanish Grand Prix, as Mercedes continued its perfect start to the season...
17:26, 05/12/2019

Gannett defeats newspaper rival MNG’s hostile takeover attempt Newspaper giant Gannett won all eight board seats in a hotly contested shareholder vote on Thursday, winning a bitter proxy war with its cost-cutting rival MNG Enterprises. MNG, reviled by journalists for slashing staff at papers like the Denver Post...
02:52, 05/17/2019

Boris Johnson loses bid for new election amid Brexit defeats British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Wednesday was denied a snap general election — one he called after losing two votes that blocked him from taking Britain out of the EU without a deal. The leader was humiliated as rebels from his own part...
23:26, 09/04/2019

Harvick defeats Hamlin in late NASCAR thriller at New Hampshire Stewart-Haas Racing's Kevin Harvick survived a final lap battle at New Hampshire with Denny Hamlin to clinch his first victory of the 2019 NASCAR Cup Series season...
01:39, 07/22/2019

Williams defeats Osaka in rematch of controversial US Open final Serena Williams progressed to the semifinals of the Rogers Cup by defeating Naomi Osaka 6-3 6-4, the first time the pair had met since the infamous US Open final in September last year....
16:13, 08/10/2019

"Faced Defeats But Did Not Quit": Uddhav Thackeray's Dig At Rahul Gandhi In an apparent swipe at Rahul Gandhi, Shiv Sena president Uddhav Thackeray said Thursday that his party as well as its ally BJP faced many electoral defeats in the past, but their leaders did not......
22:52, 07/04/2019

Smriti Irani Defeats Rahul Gandhi In Amethi, And Twitter Can't Even... BJP leader Smriti Irani has emerged as a giant-killer in this Lok Sabha election. She defeated Congress chief Rahul Gandhi, a three-term parliamentarian from the Nehru-Gandhi family pocket borough,......
10:00, 05/24/2019

Cavallini, David scores 3 goals, Canada defeats Cuba 7-0 Lucas Cavallini and Jonathan David each scored three goals, and Canada breezed to a 7-0 win over Cuba in the first game of a CONCACAF Gold Cup doubleheader at Bank of America Stadium.       ...
07:52, 06/24/2019

Katie Taylor defeats Delfine Persoon in fight of the ages Katie Taylor wins absolute thriller in New York to unify lightweight division The post Katie Taylor defeats Delfine Persoon in fight of the ages appeared first on Boxing News....
11:13, 06/02/2019

Coach accuses team that advanced to Little League World Series of stealing signs: 'Disgusting' The manager of the Goffstown, New Hampshire, Little League team accused players from Barrington, Rhode Island, squad of stealing signs. 'Disgusting.'       ...
00:00, 08/15/2019

WWE SummerSlam 2019 results: Charlotte Flair defeats Trish Stratus and more The WWE's 32nd annual SummerSlam showcased plenty of excitement to a sellout crowd in Toronto on Sunday and featured no shortage of trash talk.       ...
07:26, 08/13/2019

Venus defeats defending Cincinnati champion Bertens as Kerber falls "Venus Williams claimed her second top-five win in the season by defeating defending champion Kiki Bertens in three sets in the second round at Cincinnati."...
00:52, 08/14/2019

Bundesliga clubs Mainz, Augsburg suffer shock German Cup defeats "Bundesliga clubs Mainz 05 and Augsburg became the first top-tier clubs to crash out of the German Cup on Saturday after suffering shock first-round losses to a regional league and third division club respectively."...
00:13, 08/11/2019

Watch: Manny Pacquiao defeats Keith Thurman by split decision Forty-year-old Manny Pacquiao proved age is no problem by ending Keith Thurman's undefeated record with a victory by split decision to win the World Boxing Association welterweight title....
20:39, 07/21/2019

HomeStreet defeats activist Roaring Blue Lion in proxy contest HomeStreet Inc defeated Roaring Blue Lion Capital Management's campaign to unseat one director and install its own candidate, ending a two-year standoff between the financial services company and the......
22:00, 06/20/2019

My Night: Jesse James Leija defeats the legendary Azumah Nelson In his own words, Jesse James Leija remembers two victories over Azumah Nelson The post My Night: Jesse James Leija defeats the legendary Azumah Nelson appeared first on Boxing News....
11:52, 05/07/2019

Facebook defeats appeal in U.S. claiming it aided Hamas attacks in Israel Facebook Inc on Wednesday defeated an appeal by American victims of Hamas attacks in Israel, who sought to hold the company liable for providing the group a social media platform to further its terroristic goals....
07:13, 08/01/2019

On This Day: Micky Ward defeats Arturo Gatti in the first fight of an epic trilogy James Slater recounts how Micky Ward and Arturo Gatti began an unforgettable journey together The post On This Day: Micky Ward defeats Arturo Gatti in the first fight of an epic trilogy appeared first on Boxing News....
10:52, 05/18/2019

Sri Lankan government defeats no-confidence motion brought over Easter bombings The Sri Lankan government on Thursday defeated a no-confidence motion brought by an opposition party over what it called "criminal negligence" in failing to prevent Easter Day bomb attacks on hotels and churches that killed more than 250 people....
23:13, 07/11/2019

French Rock Star’s Instagram Defeats His Widow in Inheritance Battle If Johnny Hallyday, the “French Elvis,” was a United States resident, then his fourth wife stood to inherit his whole fortune. Social media evidence led a French court to rule otherwise....
22:00, 05/29/2019

Facebook AI Pluribus defeats top poker professionals in 6-player Texas Hold ‘em This video shows sample hands from Pluribus' experiment against professional poker players. Cards are turned face up to make it easier to see Pluribus' strategy. Courtesy of Carnegie-Mellon University. Poker-playing AIs typically perform well again...
21:52, 07/11/2019

Sofia Kenin defeats Serena Williams in French Open upset Williams, who was going for a record-tying 24th Grand Slam title, was knocked out by the rising 20-year-old American, who advanced to the fourth round of a major for the first time....
21:00, 06/01/2019

Tyson Fury defeats Otto Wallin by unanimous decision – as it happened Fight report: Fury overcomes nasty cut to outpoint WallinUnbeaten Fury wins by scores of 116-112, 117-111 and 118-110 6.49am BST What a night. What a fight. You can read a full report here. Related: Tyson Fury survives Otto Wallin scare to stay on co...
13:52, 09/15/2019

| 'Pretty good' says US Open good-guy champion Woodland A lifetime of work came to fruition for Gary Woodland at Pebble Beach, where the 35-year-old from Kansas captured his first major title at the 119th US Open....
21:13, 06/17/2019

'Good Omens' turns Armageddon into a good time The Lord really does work in mysterious ways in "Good Omens," which -- given the recent abundance of apocalyptic series -- is surprisingly good, and even when it lags, considerable fun. Neil Gaiman adapts his own 1990 novel, yielding a show that them...
00:39, 05/31/2019

If facial recognition is good enough for Taylor Swift, is it good enough for you? Facial recognition is spreading to where you live, work, shop and travel. What happens to the data? Would you trade privacy for safety?        ...
15:00, 05/21/2019

Good as hell: why Lizzo is the feel-good superstar everyone needs She owned the stage at the VMAs. Her combination of self-esteem and wicked humour has never been more necessaryThe ass was magnificent. Not Lizzo’s ass, although that is a thing of majesty, too. The giant ass balloon that swayed behind Lizzo – real n...
02:39, 08/28/2019

On This Day: The fighter who was too good for his own good, Charley Burley, was born Bob Mee pays tribute to Charley Burley, one of the forgotten boxing greats The post On This Day: The fighter who was too good for his own good, Charley Burley, was born appeared first on Boxing News....
15:39, 09/06/2019

Katie Ledecky returns, but United States relay team can't overcome Australia's world record The Americans got Katie Ledecky back for 4x200-meter freestyle relay, but it wasn't enough to overcome world record by Australia.       ...
18:39, 07/25/2019

Bianca Andreescu defeats Serena Williams in US Open final for first major title For the second year in a row, Serena Williams' quest for a record-tying 24th Grand Slam singles title was denied in the U.S. Open final by a much younger opponent. ...
11:39, 09/08/2019

Tyson Fury Defeats Tom Schwarz To Retain His Lineal Heavyweight Title, Whatever That Means Unlike the last notable heavyweight bout that featured one of the biggest names in the division, the no-name actually succumbed to the blows of the main event’s star attraction on Saturday when Tyson Fury took down Tom Schwarz by TKO in the second ro...
21:52, 06/16/2019

Wimbledon: Youngest ever qualifier Cori Gauff defeats idol Venus Williams The 15-year-old US player dispatched seasoned tennis ace Venus Williams in two straight sets. Meanwhile, it was a disappointing start to the Grand Slam tournament for some top German names....
22:13, 07/01/2019

Bayer confident of appeals of glyphosate weed killer court defeats: executive Bayer AG is confident its appeals of recent court rulings that its glyphosate weed killer Roundup caused cancer will be successful, a senior executive said on Thursday, amid a steep selloff of the company's shares this week....
21:00, 05/16/2019

Guggenheim defeats lawsuit claiming it siphoned annuity unit's cash for LA Dodgers Guggenheim Partners won the dismissal of a lawsuit claiming it defrauded investors in a risky annuity, and siphoned cash for purposes including to help its billionaire chief executive Mark Walter buy......
02:52, 07/16/2019

Wimbledon 2019: Cori Gauff, 15, defeats Venus Williams; Osaka upset Fifteen-year-old Cori Gauff, making her Wimbledon debut, earned a stunning straight-sets win over seven-time Grand Slam champion Venus Williams on Monday....
03:13, 07/02/2019

U.S. Open tennis 2019: Naomi Osaka defeats Coco Gauff, 15, to advance Defending women's U.S. Open champion Naomi Osaka defeated 15-year-old American star Cori "Coco" Gauff in straight sets Saturday to reach the fourth round....
09:39, 09/01/2019

HomeStreet defeats activist Roaring Blue Lion in proxy contest: source HomeStreet Inc defeated Roaring Blue Lion Capital Management's campaign to unseat one director and install its own candidate, ending a two-year standoff between the financial services company and the......
19:52, 06/20/2019

UPDATE 1-Facebook defeats appeal in U.S. claiming it aided Hamas attacks in Israel Facebook Inc on Wednesday defeated an appeal by American victims of Hamas attacks in Israel, who sought to hold the company liable for providing the group a social media platform to further its terroristic goals....
18:26, 07/31/2019

India opposition leader Rahul Gandhi quits after crushing electoral defeats Rahul Gandhi officially stepped down Wednesday as India's main opposition leader, with a stern warning to his party that it "must radically transform itself" after its defeat in national elections this spring....
19:26, 07/03/2019

Serena Williams defeats Naomi Osaka in rematch of controversial US Open final Serena Williams progressed to the semifinals of the Rogers Cup on Friday by defeating Naomi Osaka 6-3 6-4, the first time the pair had met since the infamous US Open final in September of last year....
20:13, 08/10/2019

Bencic defeats Vekic to secure maiden Grand Slam semi-final "Belinda Bencic put her friendship with Donna Vekic to one side as she booked her place in a Grand Slam semi-final for the very first time at the US Open."...
23:00, 09/04/2019

US Open 2019: Nadal defeats Chung, Wozniacki beaten by Andreescu – as it happened Wozniacki knocked out by AndreescuNadal and Zverev through 11.14pm BST It was an intriguing tie-break, which saw Zverev double fault but he did fight back to move into a 4-2 lead. The German got the job done in the end but he will not forget this mat...
07:26, 09/01/2019

US Open 2019: Nadal defeats Chung, Wozniacki beaten by Andreescu – live! Updates from Saturday’s play at Flushing MeadowsKonta finds top gear to cruise into fourth roundAnd you can email Will 9.18pm BST Chung has played some incredible strokes throughout but he just could not compete with Nadal who has won the match in s...
22:26, 08/31/2019

Roger Federer defeats Christian Ruud's son, Casper, to advance at French Open "He's still playing at an amazing level," former opponent Christian Ruud said of Roger Federer, who defeated son Casper Ruud at French Open.        ...
03:39, 06/01/2019

Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin, a Trump ally, defeats 3 challengers to win Republican nomination in bid for second term LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin, a Trump ally, defeats 3 challengers to win Republican nomination in bid for second term....
02:13, 05/22/2019

Manny Pacquiao Defeats Keith Thurman On Split Decision, Becomes Oldest Welterweight Champion In History Manny Pacquiao’s fight with Keith Thurman on Saturday went the distance, and ultimately resulted in an electrifying split-decision victory for the 40-year-old fighter, who became the oldest welterweight champion in the sport’s history....
17:26, 07/21/2019

Rafael Nadal defeats Daniil Medvedev to win US Open, 19th Grand Slam in epic five-setter The Spaniard won the first two sets, but had to come back in the fifth set against the Russian to move within one of Roger Federer's Slam record.       ...
06:26, 09/09/2019

Team GB relay team disqualified after reserve shot putter is accidentally registered "UK Athletics Director Neil Black says it is \"absolutely gutting\" Great Britain were disqualified from the 4x400m relay in the European Athletics Team Championships because a reserve shot putter was registered in the lineup by mistake."...
21:01, 08/12/2019

Dovizioso glad Ducati MotoGP team avoided "F1" team orders in France Andrea Dovizioso says he had no qualms about his Ducati MotoGP team allowing Danilo Petrucci to fight him at Le Mans instead of deploying team orders like "in Formula 1"...
19:13, 05/19/2019

Transfer window: team-by-team guide to the Premier League summer deals Arsenal had a busy deadline day with the signings of David Luiz and Kieran Tierney to strengthen the defence, while Aston Villa spent £146m on 13 new players, Brighton invested shrewdly and Manchester City had reason to be pleased with their business...
13:00, 08/09/2019

Team GB to send biggest ever team to overseas Olympics at Tokyo 2020 • Chef de mission hoping for 380 athletes in Tokyo• Paralympic team to decrease slightly on RioGreat Britain is on course to send its biggest team to an overseas Olympics, with the aim of staying in the “upper echelons” of the medal table at Tokyo 20...
23:52, 07/18/2019

Tao Geoghegan Hart is top of class at Team Ineos after bunking off for Team Sky unveiling When Team Sky were launched in London a decade ago, Tao Geoghegan Hart bunked off from school to watch Chris Froome being unveiled in the team's colours....
15:52, 05/10/2019

FIFA 19 TOTS LATAM FUT Team Revealed: New Ultimate Team Player upgrades from EA Sports EA Sports has revealed the FIFA 19 Team of the Season for the best from Mexican, Argentinian, Colombian and Chilean leagues in the LATAM. Here's everything you need to know....
23:52, 06/14/2019

Olympic gold medalist bobsledder looking to leave Team Canada for Team USA after filing harassment claim Two-time Olympic gold medalist Kaillie Humphries asked to be released from Team Canada in order to compete for Team USA after accusing Bobsleigh Canada of harassment....
22:13, 09/13/2019

Tour de France 2019: full team-by-team guide Our in-depth look at every team, the riders to watch and the cast of characters tearing through FrancePerennial French challengers who’ll come to the fore when the race goes uphill (which this year is pretty much straight away). Expect to see their b...
12:52, 06/30/2019

NBA draft grades 2019: Breaking down all 60 picks team-by-team The NBA draft featured plenty of trades, a few big surprises and its usual array of entertaining suits. The Post’s Zach Braziller was there to take it all in and he presents his grades for the festive evening: Atlanta Hawks No. 4: De’Andre Hunter, SF...
23:52, 06/21/2019

Behind Team USA's debacle: Five reasons U.S. national team faltered Team USA lost in the World Cup quarterfinals to France, ending a 58-game winning streak with NBA players in international competition.       ...
21:26, 09/11/2019

A team-by-team look at baseball's draft from 1996-2018 Using the search engine at Baseball-Reference.com, The Associated Press evaluated each team's draft performance from 1996 through 2018        ...
10:26, 06/03/2019

Team USA men’s team falls to Mexico in Gold Cup Championship in Chicago CHICAGO (AP) – U.S. men failed to follow the example of American women, showing just how far they are from success. Both Team USA & Team Mexico's soccer squads are popular in the Tucson-area. -Which team were -you- cheering for in the Cham...
14:13, 07/08/2019

Good Sleep Quality, Mood Linked To Good Working Memory: 5 Sleep-Inducing Foods According to a recent study published in the Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society, a strong link was found between working memory and factors like sleep, age and mood....
13:52, 05/11/2019

The Items You Need For a Very Good Hike With Your Very Good Dog Is there a better trail companion than Fido, the loyal pup whose doggy grin grows extra-wide on hiking days? We think not. Dogs can be the absolute best hiking buddies, but they require care just like humans, and they don’t have any words (or opposab...
00:00, 06/26/2019

UA Hockey team votes Bayley Marshall team MVP TUCSON – Arizona Wildcats hockey star Bayley Marshall was named the team’s Most Valuable Player. Marshall earned that honor after a team vote. The Wildcats forward had one of the most impressive seasons in Wildcat hockey history, scoring ...
03:13, 06/27/2019

Lin-Manuel Miranda must choose: Hamilton or The Good Place? in this The Good Place: The Podcast exclusive As we patiently wait for the fourth and final round of shenanigans from our beloved Soul Squad (formerly Team Cockroach), the good people over at The Good Place: The Podcast are using the downtime to chat with some of the show’s more famous admirers....
03:52, 06/22/2019

U.S. Soccer Says Women's Team Has Been Paid More Than Men's Team The U.S. Soccer Federation released a letter from its president Monday saying that it has paid the women’s team more than the men’s national team in recent years....
08:26, 07/30/2019

U.S. Soccer says women’s team has been paid more than men’s team The U.S. Soccer Federation released a letter from its president Monday saying that it has paid the women’s national team more than the men’s national team in recent years, a move that comes ahead of mediation in the women’s team’s pay-equity lawsuit ...
08:00, 07/30/2019

Manny Pacquiao defeats Keith Thurman via split decision: Round-by-round analysis Keith Thurman picked up his first career loss as Manny Pacquiao took a split decision in their WBA welterweight title fight in Las Vegas.       ...
12:26, 07/21/2019

Canelo Alvarez defeats Daniel Jacobs: Round-by-round analysis of middleweight title fight Round-by-round analysis of the middleweight title unification bout between Canelo Alvarez and Daniel Jacobs, won by Canelo via unanimous decision.        ...
11:26, 05/05/2019

Stephen Colbert quizzes the cast of Good Boys, who, indeed, seem like very good boys After a long, hard week trying to squeeze laughs out of unremittingly bad news, sometimes you just want to hang out with the boys. Strutting out to Jon Batiste and Stay Human’s version of Thin Lizzy’s “The Boys Are Back In Town,” Keith L. Williams, B...
15:52, 08/07/2019

Team GB relay team disqualified after 'technical error' sees reserve shot putter named in line-up Great Britain's disqualification from the men's 4x400m relay at the European Athletics Team Championships after a reserve shot putter was named in the line-up by mistake has been blamed on a "technical error"....
23:52, 08/12/2019

What you need to know about 3x3 basketball The development of 3x3 basketball reaches the next level with the sport's debut at the Pan American Games a year before it's featured at the Olympics....
19:52, 07/27/2019

Review: Always Be My Maybe Is Maybe Almost Good. Is That Good Enough? It’s ridiculous that Hollywood can go for 25 years without making a single movie featuring a predominantly Asian cast: That’s the number of years stretching between 1993’s The Joy Luck Club and last year’s Crazy Rich Asians, a...
22:52, 05/31/2019

Man Who Was Not Good At What He Did: "You Can't Be Good At What You Do If You Don't Pour All Of Yourself Into It" Abject failure of an NFL head coach Hue Jackson got the Greg Bishop treatment over at Sports Illustrated this week. Bishop has made a lane for himself working up sappy redemption narratives for sad-sacks who don’t really deserve it. Jackson, a gratin...
22:26, 08/23/2019

Commissioner For A Day: Let's Get Rid Of The Clock In Basketball Good news everybody: I’ve become the NBA commissioner for a day, and I’m going to abuse my brief, ill-gotten power to take a big sledgehammer to every game clock in every arena in North America. At least for the last three minutes....
19:13, 06/04/2019

In Canada, Basketball Is the New Hockey The Toronto Raptors beat the Golden State Warriors in Game 1 of the NBA Finals, and from the looks of it, this nation due north, traditionally obsessed with hockey, has this hard court leisure activity down....
17:13, 05/31/2019

Obama’s Old Basketball Jersey, Yours for Just $100,000? An auction house selling the jersey, which the former president is believed to have worn while playing in high school, says it could fetch that much when bidding closes in August....
14:26, 07/30/2019

Computers Are the New Basketball Coaches “Today’s players will not argue with a computer.” The latest shot-tracking technology in basketball is the latest sign of a profound shift in the making of professional athletes....
16:26, 07/19/2019

Dirk Nowitzki: Life after basketball It has been two months since Dirk Nowitzki walked away from the basketball court after a glittering 20-year NBA career. The 41-year-old is now spending time with his family and doing things he could never do before....
04:39, 07/04/2019

On Basketball: Warriors, Rockets should be embarrassed The complaining about officiating has become the story of the Golden State-Houston series, and it needs to stop        ...
15:52, 04/30/2019

Got $100,000 to Buy Obama’s Old Basketball Jersey at Auction? An auction house selling the jersey, which the former president is believed to have worn while playing in high school, says it could fetch that much when bidding closes in August....
22:00, 07/30/2019

You Won't Believe the Basketball Wives Friendship That May Come to a Shocking End "People who are pretending to be your friend are not your f--king friend." Whenever a cast member on Basketball Wives says those words, there's bound to be some drama......
13:39, 08/14/2019

On Pro Basketball: Draymond Green Has Never Been Better. Or This Quiet. Golden State’s Green is known for his constant stream of chatter, but of late he has redirected it from the referees to the game with results a teammate could only describe as “ridiculous.”...
22:26, 05/19/2019

Sorry, but we don't need you, USA Basketball tells Carmelo Anthony USA Basketball rebuffed Melo’s interest in playing for countryAnthony remains free agent after tumultuous 16th NBA seasonCarmelo Anthony, the only ever three-time Olympic gold medalist in men’s basketball, expressed interest in playing for the under-...
02:39, 08/09/2019

The Most Honest Man in College Basketball Is Going to Prison In mob trials, prosecutors flipped the underlings to nail the bosses. In college basketball’s corruption trial, the small players are taking big hits....
23:00, 05/21/2019

Can Philip Rivers Dunk A Basketball? All the bars that can open their windows have opened them, and the other ones have shut them tight and dialed up the air conditioning. The air is dense and soupy; just walking down the street feels like wading out into a very still body of saltwater....
20:26, 06/20/2019

Gone in 3.9 seconds: Where basketball took JamesOn Curry JamesOn Curry played 3.9 seconds in 2010, never to step foot on an NBA court again. He would rise, he would fall, he would be broke, he would be broken. And then the game would save his life....
22:39, 08/28/2019

Gustafson chronicles her pro basketball journey for the AP Former Iowa star Megan Gustafson talks about her professional women's basketball experience from getting drafted by Dallas to getting cut just before final rosters were announced       ...
08:52, 06/11/2019

Australia beats USA for the first time ever in basketball Australia 98-94 United StatesFirst win for Australia in 26 games between the teamsBoomers fans can dare to dream about a basketball World Cup medal after Australia scored a massive upset win over the United States in Melbourne. Australia had never be...
15:26, 08/24/2019

'What Kaepernick did was patriotic' - USA basketball coach Popovich "USA basketball coach Gregg Popovich has come out in praise of Colin Kaepernick, whose stand against racial injustice in America cost him his NFL career."...
23:13, 08/15/2019

Isaiah Austin is willing to risk his life for basketball The 7-foot-1 center dreamed of playing in the NBA, but everything changed just days before the draft. Now he's putting everything on the line to do what he loves....
18:52, 06/16/2019

Joe Tsai Is Big in Business. Now He’s Taking on Women’s Basketball. Tsai, the new owner of the Liberty and part owner of the Nets, has made a fortune as a founder of the Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group. He’s hoping his skills can produce needed revenue for the W.N.B.A....
09:52, 05/19/2019

Former UA wheelchair basketball player overcomes obstacles TUCSON — Malat Wei knows about adversity. Born in South Sudan, he escaped his country’s civil war as a little boy. At the age of 3, this now 25-year-old was diagnosed with Polio. “I had to crawl to get to places,” Wei said. &#...
05:00, 07/08/2019

Marc Gasol was once a basketball dinosaur before becoming a Raptor Gasol spent most of his career bruising in the paint with Memphis. Now, he's flashing a versatile long-range game that's helping tip the scales in the Finals....
04:13, 06/07/2019

The Latest: Combine scene is a who's-who of basketball The Latest: At the NBA draft combine, the attendance list is a who's-who of the game's big names        ...
21:52, 05/16/2019

NBA stars suit up for USA Basketball training camp The best photos from 2019 USA Basketball training camp as Team USA prepares for the FIBA World Cup, which takes place from August 31 to September 15.       ...
00:39, 08/07/2019

Khalil Whitney Signs with Kentucky Men’s Basketball LEXINGTON, Ky. – Longtime Kentucky men’s basketball commitment Khalil Whitney officially joined the Wildcats on Friday after signing a national letter of intent with the university. Whitney, a 6-foot-7 athletic forward, is the sixth addition (five fr...
23:26, 05/03/2019

Malone: Game 6 skirmish just 'playoff basketball' Nuggets coach Michael Malone didn't think much of the minor skirmish between his team and the Trail Blazers in Game 6, calling the incident indicative of playoff basketball....
03:39, 05/12/2019

Basketball Is ‘War, Minus the Shooting’ in Sectarian Lebanon The professional basketball season resembles an election campaign, with party colors adorning team jerseys and banners of political patrons hanging in stadiums. Then there are the insults and riots....
23:13, 05/21/2019

UK Men’s Basketball Conference Opponents Announced for 2019-20 UK Athletics BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – Kentucky’s path to a potential 49th Southeastern Conference regular-season crown is a little clearer with the announcement of the 2019-20 home-and-away designations for the entire league’s schedule. On Wednesday, the S...
01:13, 05/30/2019

Trump honors 'Mr. Basketball' with Medal of Freedom President Donald Trump awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom to former Boston Celtics point guard and basketball coach Bob Cousy Thursday afternoon at the White House....
17:39, 08/23/2019

Big East return is ‘jolt’ UConn basketball has been looking for Connecticut returning to the Big East may give the conference more of its old-school feel. In the least, it should help the Huskies return to national relevance. No longer will UConn be forgotten once the conference season begins, as it plays the lik...
10:26, 06/28/2019

US crowns men’s, women’s 3-on-3 basketball champs in Vegas LAS VEGAS (AP) — Before 3-on-3 basketball debuts in the Olympics, USA Basketball took it to Las Vegas. The men’s and women’s national championships went full-blown show time in looking for the four best athletes who hope to represent the ...
10:13, 05/05/2019

Johnny Juzang Signs NLI with Kentucky Men’s Basketball UK Athletics LEXINGTON, Ky. – The Kentucky men’s basketball team added a versatile scorer with length and an ability to make an immediate impact with the signing of reclassified guard Johnny Juzang. The 6-foot-7 guard out of Tarzana, California, sig...
03:00, 05/11/2019

Five college basketball coaches who should consider following John Beilein to the NBA Here are five coaches who should consider going to the NBA -- just like John Beilein has done in leaving Michigan for the Cavaliers.        ...
21:39, 05/13/2019

British Basketball frustrated by funding snub "British Basketball has hit out at the decision not to award the sport additional funds as Great Britain\u0027s women attempt to qualify for Tokyo 2020."...
21:13, 05/01/2019

LSU basketball coach regrets not meeting with LSU officials DESTIN, Fla. (AP) — LSU men’s basketball coach Will Wade has acknowledged making “some mistakes” when he refused to speak with school officials in March regarding a leaked FBI wiretap transcript that raised questions about whether h...
01:13, 05/29/2019

Popovich, finally, gets his turn at leading USA Basketball Gregg Popovich walked into USA Basketball's first team meeting in advance of World Cup training camp, and it seemed to some in the room that he was having a little difficulty keeping his emotions in check....
12:39, 08/06/2019

This summer basketball league is a D.C. staple. Gun violence might end it. There is concern that recent neighborhood shootings could force the shutting down of the popular Goodman League, which is credited with helping curb summer violence in Southeast for many years....
16:26, 06/22/2019

UA wheelchair basketball player overcomes obstacles TUCSON — Malat Wei knows about adversity. Born in South Sudan, he escaped his country’s civil war as a little boy. At the age of 3, this now 25-year-old was diagnosed with Polio. “I had to crawl to get to places,” Wei said. &#...
18:26, 07/08/2019

IUPUI men's basketball coach resigns following OWI arrest Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis men’s basketball coach Jason Gardner resigned Tuesday following an operating-while-intoxicated (OWI) arrest....
17:52, 08/28/2019

This summer basketball league is a D.C. staple. Gun violence may end it. There is concern that recent neighborhood shootings could force the shutting down of the popular Goodman League, which is credited with helping curb summer violence in Southeast for many years....
16:26, 06/22/2019

On Basketball: Has Kyrie played his last game for Celtics? On Basketball: As Boston's season ends, all eyes now on Kyrie Irving _ and if he'll be with the Celtics again next season        ...
08:52, 05/09/2019

Stephen Curry Finally Gets Some Rest (but Only From Basketball) In a wide-ranging interview, Curry, the Warriors guard, spoke about the brutal postseason, possibly campaigning in 2020 and what he wants for himself, next season and after the N.B.A....
04:39, 06/22/2019

Basketball Wives Returns: Where Are Your Favorite Former Castmates Now? In the game of reality TV, the Basketball Wives cast always comes out on top. It's hard to believe that it's been nine years since VH1 first introduced fans to a group of women......
14:52, 06/19/2019

Former wheelchair basketball player who lived in car, now on the rebound TUCSON — Malat Wei once played wheelchair basketball for the University of Arizona. Last year, he was set to go oversees to play but that opportunity fell through leaving him without a roof over his head and jobless. He spent weeks living in hi...
17:52, 08/18/2019

After Pan Am Games slam dunk, 3x3 basketball looks towards Olympics The front page of FIBA's website offers a little teaser about its latest project: "From the streets to the Olympics" says basketball's world governing body in a pitch for the 3x3 version of the game....
10:00, 07/30/2019

Ice hockey in China may soon join basketball 'at the top of the charts' "In time, hockey will join basketball at the top of the charts in China," Harris Blitzer Sports & Entertainment's CEO, Scott O'Neil, said Monday....
06:00, 07/16/2019

It’s time we had a dry, statistical analysis of Air Bud, the dog who sucks at basketball Sure, there’s nothing in the rules that says a dog can’t play basketball, but there’s also nothing in the rules that says we can’t talk about how much that dog actually sucks. A new article from Mel Magazine (which, full disclosure, is written by Cli...
20:13, 06/14/2019

On Pro Basketball: Losing the Lottery Might Be the Least of the Knicks’ Problems The promise of Zion Williamson was ejected from Madison Square Garden, a reminder of how difficult it will be for the Knicks to return to the center of the N.B.A. universe....
05:13, 05/16/2019

Basketball is Canadian, and so’s the whistle you hear in every NBA game An NBA referee born in Ontario is the inventor of a "pea-less" whistle that's now the standard used in professional level sports organizations like the CFL, NFL and NBA....
08:52, 06/08/2019

Agonizing Summer Leaves U.S. Basketball Much to Ponder The Americans lost to Serbia at the World Cup, ensuring they would play for seventh place, their worst showing ever in a tournament featuring N.B.A. players....
04:52, 09/13/2019

On Pro Basketball: Warriors Are Rolling and Rockets Are Rocked After Game 2 A series that threatened to devolve into complaints about a referee picked up when Stephen Curry and James Harden fought through injuries to inject some much-needed nobility into the proceedings....
16:52, 05/01/2019

Ex-Arizona assistant basketball coach gets 3-month sentence A judge has sentenced a former assistant basketball coach at the University of Arizona to three months in prison for his role in a college hoops corruption scandal        ...
20:39, 06/06/2019

Dawkins convicted in college basketball corruption trial NEW YORK (AP) — An aspiring sports business manager and an amateur basketball coach were convicted of bribery conspiracy Wednesday at a trial that showed top college coaches were paid off to steer NBA-bound athletes to favored handlers. The verdict c...
23:26, 05/08/2019

Kenny Blakeney to be named basketball coach at Howard Blakeney, a first-time head coach, has five years of experience coaching in the Ivy League and won two national championships as a player at Duke in the 1990s....
05:00, 05/03/2019

Zion Williamson withdraws from USA Basketball training camp The New Orleans Pelicans' No. 1 draft pick will spend the rest of his summer preparing for the start of his first NBA season.       ...
23:39, 07/22/2019

Basketball is my first love, but the athleticism of beach volleyball is amazing The sport has come a long way since it was an excuse to hang out at the beach with a beer. The skills of its athletes are breathtaking Not many people know that my friend and mentor Wilt Chamberlain was not just one of the greatest basketball players...
12:52, 07/29/2019

US expands women's basketball training and will pay players US women's national basketball team expanding training over next year leading up to 2020 Tokyo Olympics, paying star group of players to participate       ...
22:13, 07/27/2019

UK Basketball Adds Small Forward Johnny Juzang Johnny Juzang – Photo by Rivals.com Johnny Juzang went on Instagram Friday night and revealed his college choice to be the University of Kentucky. Juzang is a 6’6″ small forward out of Studio City, California who is a four star. Riv...
03:00, 05/11/2019

Arizona basketball: Red-Blue Game tickets go on sale Aug. 3 TUCSON – From high flying dunks to long-range three-pointers, there is no doubt that Arizona men’s basketball is a sight to behold. Luckily for Wildcat fans, the wait is almost over – tickets for the Red-Blue Game go on sale Aug. 3....
22:52, 07/02/2019

WWE’s newest 7-foot-3 giant is a former college basketball player Undertaker, Great Khali and Braun Strowman are all monsters that have dominated WWE in recent times, but now there is a new giant in town who is even taller than the Big Show. The company’s NXT developmental brand handed a debut to the humongous Jord...
01:26, 07/22/2019

French basketball hero Tony Parker retires Parker had an illustrious career playing in the NBA, which included four championships. The Belgian-born point guard also starred for the French national team....
21:13, 06/10/2019

St. John’s Hires Mike Anderson as New Men’s Basketball Coach The former Arkansas coach, taking over for Chris Mullin, said he wanted the Red Storm to be a team that opponents “don’t know what we’re going to do.”...
18:13, 04/28/2019

WNBA: Why sharps love wagering on women’s basketball Though it’s likely to be buried in an early-season media barrage that features the NBA playoffs, the NHL playoffs, golf’s U.S. Open (June 13-16), and possibly even the women’s soccer World Cup (USA begins play June 11), the WNBA starts its 2019 seaso...
22:39, 05/24/2019

UK Men’s Basketball to Stream Live NBA Draft Show on Thursday LEXINGTON, Ky. – As the Kentucky men’s basketball program enjoys another life-changing night for a handful of NBA Draft hopefuls on Thursday, Big Blue Nation will be able enjoy a UK-draft-focused live stream for the inaugural Kentucky Basketball Draf...
02:26, 06/19/2019

Luc Longley Mad That Spain Keeps Getting "Kissed On The Dick By The Basketball Gods" Australia just lost a tough game to Spain in the semifinals of the FIBA World Cup. The Boomers led most of the way, but lost their lead at the end of regulation, thanks in part to a few dodgy calls that went against them. They eventually lost in doub...
19:13, 09/13/2019

US-Australia basketball: Fans voice anger at seating Basketball fans who paid for expensive seats at a USA-Australia match in the Australian city of Melbourne say they have been ripped off. Hollywood actor Russell Crowe was among those to complain of poor courtside views....
10:26, 08/23/2019

Still to be Inducted Saturday in the Women’s Basketball Hall of Fame UK Athletics LEXINGTON, Ky. – The all-time leading scorer in both men’s and women’s basketball history at the University of Kentucky – Valerie Still – will officially be inducted into the prestigious Women’s Basketball Hall of Fame Saturday Night. Th...
11:52, 06/08/2019

NBA, Twitch announce deal for digital rights to USA Basketball The National Basketball Association on Tuesday said that Amazon.com Inc's Twitch would be its exclusive digital partner for streaming USA Basketball games globally through 2020....
15:52, 08/06/2019

UK Men’s Basketball Lands 11th Straight Top-Three Signing Class (Larry Vaught Photo) LEXINGTON, Ky. – On April 1, 2009, at his introductory press conference as the Kentucky men’s basketball head coach, John Calipari told the world, “I’m here because I can recruit the best of the best.” He’s kept his promise. No...
02:13, 05/25/2019

USA Basketball's Jayson Tatum returns to practice USA Basketball forward Jayson Tatum returned to practice Monday, less than a week after spraining his left ankle. He's hopeful to return to play in the tournament's knockout stage. (Sept. 9)       ...
21:52, 09/09/2019

Magic Johnson declares Los Angeles the ‘king of basketball’ He may not be in charge anymore, but Magic Johnson is excited for basketball in Los Angeles The former Lakers president took to Twitter on Saturday to declare Los Angeles the new “king of basketball,” after news broke that Kawhi Leonard and Paul Geor...
18:26, 07/08/2019

Floyd Mayweather Jr crossed up in charity basketball game Boxing great Floyd Mayweather Jr. proved Monday night that his talents are best used in the ring and playing defense against some of the best ball handlers in the sport isn’t easy....
15:39, 07/09/2019

N.C.A.A. Basketball Trial: Guilty Verdicts on Bribery Conspiracy A prospective agent and a former shoe company consultant were convicted of conspiring to funnel money to coaches in exchange for help signing players to their agency....
00:52, 05/09/2019

A Thorough And Informative 2019 NBA Finals Preview For Basketball Idiots Hello, casual basketball viewer! At long last, the NBA Finals are here, and you know what that means: It’s time once again for you to crib a pitiful smattering of hoops knowledge from this extremely half-assed blog and carry it forth to the sports ba...
00:39, 05/31/2019

NCAA punishes DePaul for basketball recruiting violation NCAA suspends men's basketball coach Dave Leitao for the first three games of the regular season for recruiting violations by his staff       ...
22:13, 07/23/2019

UA asst. basketball coach sentenced in bribery scandal NEW YORK – A former assistant basketball coach at the University of Arizona was sentenced to three months in prison and two years of probation on Thursday for his role in a college hoops corruption scandal. Here’s more from Thursday’...
12:13, 06/07/2019

Basketball: Australia consumer watchdog probing U.S. game Australia's consumer watchdog has launched an investigation into Thursday's basketball World Cup warmup game between the United States and Australia in Melbourne following hundreds of complaints from disgruntled spectators....
05:13, 08/23/2019

On Pro Basketball: Joel Embiid Is Having Fun, Making the Sixers Look Unstoppable A joyous windmill dunk capped a virtuoso performance that has made the Sixers, who lead the Raptors by 2-1 in their series, the most intriguing and entertaining conference contenders....
00:13, 05/04/2019

Baylor moving forward with plans for new basketball facility WACO, Texas (AP) — Baylor is moving forward with plans to build a new basketball facility on the banks of Brazos River. Athletic director Mack Rhoades said Tuesday that a portion of a record $100 million gift from an anonymous donor to a university-w...
23:26, 05/07/2019

Maya Moore Left Basketball. A Prisoner Needed Her Help. Moore, a W.N.B.A. star, said she wanted to translate social justice talk into action. Now she is on a sabbatical this season trying to help free a man she believes was wrongly convicted....
12:39, 06/30/2019

Report: 6 men’s basketball programs to face NCAA allegations ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — A key NCAA official says six schools are going to be facing allegations of Level I violations as early as next month, the next turn of the screw in the college basketball corruption scandal. Stan Wilcox, vice president for regula...
20:26, 06/13/2019

Sports of The Times: The Most Honest Man in College Basketball Is Going to Prison In mob trials, prosecutors flipped the underlings to nail the bosses. In college basketball’s corruption trial, the small players are taking big hits....
21:26, 05/03/2019

Basketball: Curry commits to 2020 Olympics: 'That is the plan' USA Basketball suffered a shock exit at the recent World Cup but their hopes of rebounding at the next major international event were given a welcome boost as Stephen Curry declared that he wants to make his Olympic debut....
19:13, 09/18/2019

Courtney hired as basketball assistant by Miami Hurricanes Bill Courtney has been hired as assistant basketball coach at the University of Miami, where he'll be reunited with coach Jim Larranaga       ...
01:52, 06/13/2019

BYU guard Nick Emery announces retirement from basketball BYU guard Nick Emery says he is retiring from basketball following a college career that began with high expectations but that ended with him at the center of an NCAA investigation       ...
22:13, 07/23/2019

Is North Carolina really committed to returning women's basketball to the top? From the way it handled Sylvia Hatchell's exit to its announcement of Courtney Banghart's hiring, UNC doesn't seem truly invested in women's basketball....
09:00, 05/02/2019

Idaho men's basketball coach put on administrative leave The University of Idaho men's basketball coach has been placed on administrative leave following a consultant's report that found potential NCAA violations        ...
20:13, 05/29/2019

Fall picked as first president of Basketball Africa League NEW YORK (AP) — Amadou Gallo Fall is the first president of the Basketball Africa League. The NBA made the announcement of his move on Tuesday. Fall has been with the NBA since 2010, most recently as its vice president and managing director for Afric...
00:13, 05/29/2019

Emotional ex-USC basketball coach avoids prison after plea NEW YORK (AP) — A former assistant basketball coach for the University of Southern California dropped his head in relief Wednesday when a judge announced he won’t go to prison for accepting a bribe to steer young athletes to a particular manage...
20:26, 06/05/2019

Basketball comes home, Raptors fans hoping trophy follows When Canadian James Naismith invented basketball back in 1891 it is doubtful that in his wildest dreams he could have imagined his hockey-mad homeland going bonkers over a sport designed to be an "athletic distraction"....
00:52, 06/01/2019

Streak ends: US men's basketball falls to Australia, 98-94 Upset down under: USA Basketball's 78-game winning streak ends in 98-94 defeat to Australia in World Cup tune-up       ...
17:52, 08/24/2019

Former Auburn assistant basketball coach avoids prison Former Auburn University assistant basketball coach Chuck Person has avoided prison in a bribery scandal that has touched some of the biggest schools in college basketball       ...
20:00, 07/17/2019

'Welcome to Good Burger': Kel Mitchell shows off Good Burger pop-up restaurant Take a bite of a good burger as part of an immersive Good Burger pop-up restaurant that’s taking Los Angeles back to the '90s.        ...
14:52, 07/18/2019

Rick Pitino Has Had It With These Greek Fans Smoking During His Basketball Games Disgraced former Louisville Cardinals basketball coach Rick Pitino has spent the past six months or so coaching in Greece, where he’s finding success leading Panathinaikos in the Greek League. It’s a madcap new life filled with unfamiliar new experie...
00:39, 05/31/2019

Syracuse men's basketball coach Jim Boeheim opens up about fatal car crash Syracuse men’s basketball coach Jim Boeheim opened up about the fatal car crash that left a 51-year-old man dead in upstate New York earlier this year....
22:39, 09/12/2019