Suns complete perfect bubble season, but come just short of playoffs

The Suns went 8-0 in the bubble. They will not get a chance to add more wins.

Bruins' Tuukka Rask dubs NHL playoffs as 'exhibition' games after Game 2 loss against 'Canes

Bruins’ veteran Tuukka Rask made some odd remarks following Boston’s 3-2 Game 2 loss against the Carolina Hurricanes Thursday night when he wrote off the Stanley Cup Playoffs as nothing more than “exhibition” games without the presence of fans.

Rizwan and weather frustrate England

England are frustrated by gritty Pakistan batting and more bad weather on day two of the second Test at the Ageas Bowl.

EPL breaks silence on reasons for stalled Newcastle takeover

The consortium which withdrew its bid to buy English club Newcastle declined an offer of independent arbitration into the long-running case after a request for additional information from the Premier League, according to the head of the competition.

Why Lewis Hamilton is 'virtually impossible' to stop in seventh world title bid

EXCLUSIVE: Lewis Hamilton is bidding for his seventh F1 World Championship this season - but what makes him so difficult to stop? A former F1 star explains why.

Korpisalo, Blue Jackets win 3-1, tie series with Lightning

Two days after making an NHL-record 85 saves in a five-overtime loss, Joonas Korpisalo stopped 36 more shots to help the Columbus Blue Jackets beat the Tampa Bay Lightning 3-1 on Thursday to even the series at a game apiece.

In this Champions League, Lionel Messi's magic has more power than ever

The format of this tournament makes the gravitational pull of the world’s finest player all the more influential, something Bayern Munich will be all too aware of

Premiership returns with plenty on the line in wide-open title race

Reinforced Sale and Bristol will be hunting down league leaders Exeter while six teams chase their play-off dreams – and the path to discovering the next England head coach finally emerges

Adam Gemili fired up more than ever for Olympic glory after Tokyo postponement - EXCLUSIVE

Adam Gemili will return to competitive action tonight in the Diamond League meeting in Monaco.

Transfer news LIVE - latest rumours and done deals

Updates from the summer transfer window as Arsenal, Manchester United and Chelsea look to make major statements while Liverpool and Manchester City go to battle once more

Mookie Betts ties MLB mark for three homer nights in Dodgers’ win

LOS ANGELES — Mookie Betts hit three home runs Thursday night — for the sixth time in his career. Now nobody’s done it more often. Betts launched half of the season-high six long balls socked…

Why these candidates are more qualified for Most Improved Player than Luka Doncic

Luka Doncic didn’t make this ballot, with the acknowledgment he’s a franchise player and clearly would be the best player in the present and future of those on this list.