What you need to know ahead of the Bruins-Hurricanes first-round playoff series

J.A. Happ’s struggles may not be only reason for Yankees skipping start

With Jordan Montgomery and Masahiro Tanaka starting Tuesday and Wednesday, respectively, against the Braves at Yankee Stadium and Gerrit Cole likely to face the Red Sox on Friday night, J.A. Happ’s…

Mets left with no easy answers to fill Marcus Stroman’s spot

The Mets are still trying to figure out a pitching plan for Wednesday against the Nationals, with an evident preference toward a bullpen game. With Michael Wacha on the injured list, the team could…

Manchester United seal semi-final spot as Bruno Fernandes sinks Copenhagen

Manchester United beat FC Copenhagen 1-0 after extra time in their Europa League quarter-final to set up a semi-final against Wolves or Sevilla

Jo Adell’s nightmare error turns fly ball into a home run

That just might be the error of all errors. In the series finale between the Angels and Rangers on Sunday, Angels right fielder Jo Adell managed to turn a routine out into a home run. With Texas at…

German basketball player urged to take legal action after being fired over coronavirus protest with

Basketball player Joshiko Saibou has been advised to take legal action against his former club Telekom Baskets Bonn after he was fired for attending a protest against ongoing coronavirus guidelines while not wearing a mask.

England v Pakistan: talking points from a thrilling first Test | Tim de Lisle

Ben Stokes was sorely missed by England the last time he was absent but he has not been his superhuman self in the past two Tests

Jimmy Anderson dismisses retirement talk and vows to silence doubters

England’s record wicket-taker Jimmy Anderson insists he has no intention of walking away from Test cricket and wants to ‘show people I’ve still got what it takes’

'POSTPONED': Mike Tyson's heavyweight comeback fight vs Roy Jones Jr put back until November

Fight fans have waited 15 years for Mike Tyson's comeback fight but it seems as though they will have to wait a bit longer after reports suggest that the former heavyweight champ's bout against Roy Jones has been postponed.

High time to fully appreciate the all-round value of Chris Woakes | Ali Martin

Often thought of as Mr Dependable, the Warwickshire player is invaluable to England with the red, as well as white, ball

Champions League coronavirus threat: Atletico Madrid plans in doubt after 'two players test positive

Atletico Madrid's preparations for their Champions League quarterfinal against RB Leipzig have been thrown into doubt after two players tested positive for Covid-19, according to reports in Spain.

In DC, city of gridlock, tarp stymies Nationals grounds crew

When it rained in the top of the sixth inning of the Washington Nationals' game against the Baltimore Orioles on Sunday, it really poured on the infield dirt, because the grounds crew had trouble unrolling the giant tarp used to protect the diamond.