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News: Sports

Playoff time: 10 things to know about the NBA's postseason

Saturday  11:26,   16 april 2022

Zach LaVine has an Olympic gold medal. What he doesn’t have is NBA playoff experience. At last, that part is about to change. No active NBA player has been in more regular-season games without making his playoff debut than LaVine, who has appeared... >>>

For Irving, no regrets, no second guesses on eve of playoffs

Saturday  11:26,   16 april 2022

NEW YORK (AP) — Kyrie Irving cost himself millions of dollars in salary. He may have cost the Brooklyn Nets any realistic chance of winning the NBA title. His decision not to be vaccinated against the coronavirus put him on center stage of the... >>>

NBA: comeback? Curry gives update in front of game 1

Saturday  10:45,   16 april 2022

of the superstar of the Warriors registered in the Draymond Green Show , that he is going on that he will head to the Denver Nuggets at night on Sunday: "The goal was always Game 1 and that remains the goal. I am very optimistic that it will play... >>>

Rodón works 7 strong innings, Giants top Guardians 4-1

Saturday  09:45,   16 april 2022

CLEVELAND (AP) — Carlos Rodón and Joey Bart helped spoil Cleveland's first home game as the Guardians. Rodón allowed one run in seven innings and Bart hit a two-run homer in the eighth to lead the San Francisco Giants to a 4-1 victory Friday at... >>>

Burger homers, Cease deals for White Sox in 3-2 vs Rays

Saturday  09:45,   16 april 2022

CHICAGO (AP) — Rookie slugger Jake Burger had a solo homer and an RBI single, Dylan Cease dominated into the sixth inning and the Chicago White Sox beat the Tampa Bay Rays 3-2 Friday night. Cease (2-0) struck out eight and allowed just one run over... >>>

Rookie Torkelson's 2-run bomb sends Tigers past Royals 2-1

Saturday  09:45,   16 april 2022

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Rookie Spencer Torkelson hit a long two-run homer and had two of Detroit’s three hits, and the Tigers handed the Kansas City Royals their fifth straight loss, 2-1 on Friday night. Miguel Cabrera doubled with one out in the... >>>

Bases-loaded intentional walk part of Angels' win over Texas

Saturday  09:42,   16 april 2022

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Angels manager Joe Maddon ordered the second bases-loaded intentional walk of his career and only the third in the majors since at least 1950, and Shohei Ohtani homered twice to lead Los Angeles past the Texas Rangers 9-6 on... >>>

Trejo's 3-run homer leads Rockies over Cubs 6-5

Saturday  09:42,   16 april 2022

DENVER (AP) — Alan Trejo hit a three-run homer in his second at-bat this season, and the Colorado Rockies overcame a tough start by Germán Márquez to beat the Chicago Cubs 6-5 on Friday night. C.J. Cron also went deep and Kris Bryant had two hits... >>>

Orioles edge Yankees 2-1 on bases-loaded walk in 11th

Saturday  09:42,   16 april 2022

BALTIMORE (AP) — Aroldis Chapman's offspeed pitch was a bit high — and in a game that came down to the bullpens, it was Baltimore's unheralded group that prevailed. Chapman walked home the winning run in the 11th inning to give the Orioles a >>>

Cardinals capitalize on fast start to trounce Brewers 10-1

Saturday  09:42,   16 april 2022

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Miles Mikolas made the most of the early lead the fast-starting St. Louis Cardinals lineup provided him. Mikolas carried a one-hitter into the seventh inning and Tommy Edman and Nolan Arenado each homered as the Cardinals rolled to... >>>

Jackie Robinson's son delivers powerful message to Dodgers on 75th anniversary of his father breaking MLB's color barrier

Saturday  09:41,   16 april 2022

Jackie Robinson's son David delivered a powerful message to Los Angeles Dodgers players on 75th anniversary of his father breaking the color barrier.They quickly retreated to the clubhouse, took off their uniforms, and began to prepare for their >>>

«Picture»: BVB striker Haaland pulls it to Manchester City

Saturday  08:15,   16 april 2022

Borussia Dortmund's Jungstar Erling Haaland should switch to the "Image" newspaper after the end of the Bundesliga season to the English football master Manchester City. © Bernd Thissen / dpa Strives Dortmund's striker Erling Haaland a club change? >>>

Experienced Grizzlies feeling confident hosting Timberwolves

Saturday  07:45,   16 april 2022

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — All-Star guard Ja Morant believes one big difference between last postseason and these playoffs for Memphis: The Grizzlies now have playoff grit. “Last year we were playing in. This year, we’re not,” Morant said. The Grizzlies... >>>

East-leading Panthers beat Jets 6-1, win streak at 9 games

Saturday  07:45,   16 april 2022

SUNRISE, Fla. (AP) — Sergei Bobrovsky made 30 saves, Jonathan Huberdeau and Gustav Forsling each scored twice and the Florida Panthers won their ninth straight game, beating the Winnipeg Jets 6-1 on Friday night. Bobrovsky picked up win number 36... >>>

BJK Cup: Raducanu levels for Britain, Swiatek's Poland ahead

Saturday  07:45,   16 april 2022

LONDON (AP) — U.S. Open champion Emma Raducanu won on her Billie Jean King Cup debut to leave Britain level with the Czech Republic in Prague on Friday. Raducanu's swift rise was evident before she beat Tereza Martincova 7-5, 7-5 in what was her >>>