Kyrie Irving status not only big obstacle to Nets’ playoff chances

The Nets are coming out of the All-Star break with a daunting road slate, and without their star player, Kyrie Irving. If they’re going to reach the playoffs, they’re going to have to earn their be…

Astros’ cheating costs Mets’ Tim Tebow his favorite number

PORT ST. LUCIE — Tim Tebow is wearing No. 85 in camp because his jersey of choice, No. 15, is off limits. Carlos Beltran reclaimed No. 15 upon arriving as manager in the offseason, but he departed …

Japan's next restroom revolution? Phasing out squat toilets for...

On southwestern Japan's Miyajima island, a short walk from one of the country's most famous ancient temple sites, there's a brand new attraction for tourists - a state-of-the art public...

Michael Conforto: Mets have too much integrity to cheat like Astros

PORT ST. LUCIE — The Astros’ cheating scandal comes down to integrity. You have it or you don’t. The Astros have cheated baseball and their fellow players, and that will not be forgotten. Michael C…

Aaron Judge closes chapter of Astros madness like only he can

TAMPA — Turns out Aaron Judge can be one heck of a closer, too. For about 18 minutes Tuesday afternoon at George M. Steinbrenner Field, the Yankees slugger, addressing the Astros’ sign-stealing sca…

Freestyle skiing: Kuroda dies suddenly at 19

Canadian freestyle moguls team member Brayden Kuroda has died suddenly, Freestyle Canada said on Tuesday. He was 19.

LeBron blasts MLB over Astros cheating scandal

Los Angeles Lakers forward LeBron James on Tuesday expressed his outrage over the Astros 2017 sign-stealing scandal, which has rocked the sport and led to calls for Houston's World Series title f...

Kyrie Irving’s shoulder flaring up again as Nets concern grows

The shoulder injury that cost Kyrie Irving two months has flared up again, potentially putting the rest of his season in question. Irving wasn’t with the Nets for their first post-All-Star break pr…

Tuchel forced to defend tactics after Dortmund beat PSG

Tuchel fielded a 4-3-3 system but while it piled bodies into midfield to keep Dortmund forward Erling Haaland under control it also left their own forward Kylian Mbappe far too isolated

Klopp unhappy with Atletico’s plan to ‘target’ Mane

The biggest flashpoint of a fiery game saw Atletico loudly appeal for Liverpool forward Sadio Mane to be sent off for a second clash with Sime Vrsaljko after being booked for an earlier incident with the Croatian

Heated LeBron James goes off on Astros’ cheating scandal

Baseball stars aren’t the only ones fuming about the Houston Astros’ sign-stealing scandal. “Listen I know I don’t play baseball but I am in Sports and I know if someone cheated m…

Tyson Fury plays down power of knockout artist Deontay Wilder

Fury insists he is unimpressed by the skills of his American opponent ahead of the much-anticipated rematch on Saturday

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