News: Sports

Jerry Jones vs. Roger Goodell: Direction of NFL at stake in epic power struggle

Friday  20:05,   17 november 2017
Sporting News

A war of words between Cowboys owner Jerry Jones and NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell has turned into an epic power struggle that will determine the direction of the league.The NFL's biggest showdown of the 2017 season already has kicked off. Jerry[...]

Mentally tough Brown a bargain for Leafs

Friday  20:05,   17 november 2017
MSN

Mentally tough Brown a bargain for LeafsThat sort of demotion could leave a player feeling a bit sick to his stomach. But in Brown's case, his coach has elected to take all of the[...]

Houston’s NHL bid changes relocation, expansion landscape

Friday  20:05,   17 november 2017
Sportsnet

With a market the size of Houston publicly and warmly opening its arms to NHL hockey, it is a relocation and expansion option that is not going to go away anytime soon. [...]

NCAA women's champ South Carolina declines White House invite

Friday  20:04,   17 november 2017
theScore

NCAA women's champ South Carolina declines White House inviteGamecocks head coach Dawn Staley said Thursday that her team has declined an invitation for when Trump hosts collegiate sports champions on Friday in[...]

Five things we learned in NHL: Can anyone stop Stamkos, Kucherov?

Friday  17:22,   17 november 2017
Sportsnet

The NHL’s leading scorers continued their sensational form, while Michael Cammalleri joined a unique club.Here are five things we learned in the NHL on Thursday[...]

Stanton would prefer to stay with Marlins if pitching is addressed

Friday  17:21,   17 november 2017
theScore

Stanton would prefer to stay with Marlins if pitching is addressedIf he has his way, however, Stanton would stay in South Florida - but under some specific conditions. With no desire to enter a rebuild, Stanton wants the Marlins to commit to fixing[...]

Celtics’ Jaylen Brown ‘inspired’ after learning of best friend’s death

Friday  17:21,   17 november 2017
Sporting News

Jaylen Brown scored a team-high 22 points in Boston's win over the Warriors, an emotional performance inspired by best friend Trevin Steede.Brown scored a team-high 22 points as the Celtics won their 14th straight, but he wanted to talk[...]

CFL confirms discussions about Halifax expansion

Friday  17:21,   17 november 2017
theScore

CFL confirms discussions about Halifax expansion"We can confirm the CFL has had discussions with a group interested in securing a Canadian Football League franchise for the city of Halifax," the statement read. "While this group has been[...]

ESPN to start streaming NHL games in spring

Friday  15:05,   17 november 2017
Metro News

ESPN to start streaming NHL games in spring It appears the NHL is headed back to ESPN starting in 2018 as part of an on-line streaming service and app, which is great news for the NHL, as well as hockey fans who get to renew their love-hate[...]

Calm, quiet Frederik Andersen once again bails out Maple Leafs

Friday  15:05,   17 november 2017
Sportsnet

Frederik Andersen — the busiest man in the National Hockey League — bailed out his team, coming out on the happy end of 1-0 goalie duel against a New Jersey Devils squad that stormed his crease like bumblebees. Andersen turned away 42 shots,[...]

WATCH: Antonio Brown channels David Tyree with helmet catch

Friday  14:06,   17 november 2017
Larry Brown Sports

WATCH: Antonio Brown channels David Tyree with helmet catchAntonio Brown’s third touchdown on Thursday Night Football against the Tennessee Titans was a special[...]

Canada's Votto narrowly misses MVP award

Friday  10:53,   17 november 2017
MSN

Canada's Votto narrowly misses MVP awardNot shocked at losing. Shocked at how close the vote[...]

Haula scores winner as Knights down Canucks

Friday  10:20,   17 november 2017
MSN

Haula scores winner as Knights down CanucksVANCOUVER - Two nights after finally looking like an expansion team, the Vegas Golden Knights got back to what's made them successful early in their first season — outworking[...]

Koe outlasts Jacobs to clinch GSOC National playoff spot

Friday  09:18,   17 november 2017
Sportsnet

Koe outlasts Jacobs to clinch GSOC National playoff spotTrailing by one to hometown hero Brad Jacobs in the seventh, Koe dropped a gem on the reigning Olympic gold medallist with a beauty angle raise takeout to score a deuce and leapfrog into the[...]

Coyotes defeat Canadiens for 1st regulation win this season

Friday  09:17,   17 november 2017
theScore

Coyotes defeat Canadiens for 1st regulation win this seasonForward Christian Fischer scored the winner for the Coyotes, who battled back from three separate Montreal leads. The Canadiens were up 2-0 after the first[...]