Tokyo hits back at claims London could host Olympics due to coronavirus

Multiple sporting events in Asia have been postponed or cancelled due to the outbreak that has already killed more than 2,200 people

Factbox: Events affected by coronavirus epidemic

The following is a list of international sports events affected by a coronavirus outbreak, which has killed more than 2,200 people and infected more than 75,000 in China after emerging late last year ...

Ex-National Matt Adams thankful to get opportunity with Mets

PORT ST. LUCIE — Matt Adams was hardly shocked when he wasn’t offered a major league contract this offseason. “That is kind of the way free agency has gone, but I am thankful for the opportunity he…

Kevin Love shares in Cavaliers blame: ‘I’ve been a s–thead at some points’

The Cavaliers are in the midst of a tumultuous season, which includes parting way with first-year head coach John Beilein after less than 10 months, and the team currently owning the second-worst r…

Listen to Episode 12 of ‘Up In The Blue Seats’: The Rangers Aren’t Dead Yet feat. Bernie Nicholls

The Rangers have played their way back into a playoff race in the Eastern Conference, sitting six points out of the final spot. On the newest episode of the “Up In The Blue Seats” podca…

Marshall-ECU game date moved, will honor 1970 crash victims

Marshall and East Carolina will open the 2020 football season a week earlier than scheduled to accommodate a national television broadcast marking the 50th anniversary of the worst disaster in U.S. sports history.

You're out! Pennsylvania Little League bars Astros nickname

A Pennsylvania Little League district has asked its teams to stop using the "Astros" nickname after revelations last month that Houston's Major League Baseball club cheated on the way t...

Freak head injury forces Olympic champion Danson-Bennett to quit

Britain's Olympic gold medal-winning former women's hockey captain Alex Danson-Bennett has been forced to retire because of a head injury sustained while laughing at a joke in 2018.

Jets have more NFL Draft 2020 picks than initially thought

The Jets have more draft picks than we thought. It had been assumed and reported the Jets only had seven picks in April’s draft, but Gang Green actually has eight. The discrepancy came because of t…

The ESPN pressure has never been greater for Alex Rodriguez

There is nothing Alex Rodriguez likes more than being the center of attention. Now, on ESPN’s premiere baseball game broadcast, A-Rod will be just that. ESPN decided its new “Sunday Night Bas…

What Thailand’s Twenty20 success tells us about how to grow cricket

Thailand are set to make their debut appearance at this month’s Women’s T20 World Cup in Australia and their heartening rise serves as a lesson for how the sport can change for the better

Tyson Fury has to channel Muhammad Ali … with his feet not his mouth | Kevin Mitchell

Fury’s best chance of victory against Deontay Wilder is to do what Ali did better than anyone: dance