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Diana Taurasi and Sue Bird take court in shoes with names of dozens of police brutality victims

Sunday  02:17,   09 august 2020

Two of the WNBA’s biggest stars took the floor with some other names in mind on Saturday. The Phoenix Mercury and Seattle Storm faced off with stars Diana Taurasi and Sue Bird wearing shoes with the names of dozens of police brutality victims. Sue... >>>

Opinion: Will contending teams' rest plans influence which NBA team lands the No. 8 seed?

Sunday  02:16,   09 august 2020

NBA teams have increasingly spent the final week of the regular season sitting either injured or fatigued players to prepare for the playoffs. “It’s going to happen at the end of the season,” Portland Trail Blazers coach Terry Stotts said. “You just >>>

Cavaliers believe they have pieces for Ben Simmons trade?

Sunday  02:16,   09 august 2020

Perhaps the Cavaliers are serious about trying to test the Sixers’ resolve. Subscribe to Yardbarker's Morning Bark, the most comprehensive newsletter in sports. Customize your email to get the latest news on your favorite sports, teams and schools.... >>>

Everett Fitzhugh, hired by Seattle Kraken, becomes first Black team full-time play-by-play announcer in NHL history

Sunday  02:16,   09 august 2020

Before his hiring by the expansion team, Fitzhugh worked for the past five seasons with the minor league Cincinnati Cyclones as a radio announcer and top spokesperson. “As someone who’s worked in hockey for more than a decade, to be named a part of... >>>

These are the dates of the CL final tournament

Sunday  02:05,   09 august 2020

© imago Manchester City is in the quarter-finals The participants in the final tournament of the Champions League of the 2019/2020 season in Lisbon have been determined. The last two tickets were bought by FC Bayern Munich and FC Barcelona on... >>>

Goal from Lenglet, hand from Messi, penalty for Barcelona: the decisions of the referee and the VAR scrutinized

Sunday  01:40,   09 august 2020

FC Barcelona validated its qualification for the Final 8 of the Champions League by beating Naples this Saturday (3 -1). A meeting marked by three interventions of the VAR which resulted in decisions subject to controversy. Decryption. © Supplied... >>>

NASCAR at Michigan live race updates, results, highlights from the FireKeepers Casino 400

Sunday  01:25,   09 august 2020

Sporting News is tracking live race updates and lap-by-lap highlights from Saturday's NASCAR race at Michigan. Follow for complete results from the FireKeepers Casino 400. MORE: Watch Saturday's NASCAR race live with fuboTV (7-day free trial)... >>>

Red Sox Vs. Blue Jays Lineups: Alex Verdugo Replaces Andrew Benintendi In Leadoff Spot

Sunday  01:25,   09 august 2020

Boston Red Sox manager Ron Roenicke explained Friday how he was constantly thinking of ways to better the lineup, and… Read More »Following an incredible night which featured a pair of home runs, right fielder Alex Verdugo will replace a struggling... >>>

Bayern overpower Chelsea with Lewandowski XXL / Champions League (Round of 16)

Sunday  01:15,   09 august 2020

Bayern were too strong. The Bavarian club have qualified for the quarter-finals of the Champions League at the expense of a Chelsea side which had many injuries. Lewandowski signed a major performance. © Supplied by Football 365 Robert Lewandowski... >>>

Messi’s bumbling and stumbling goal is the greatest sports highlight of 2020

Sunday  01:05,   09 august 2020

Lionel Messi was taken down in the box. He didn’t stop his attack to pander to the referees for a penalty — he kept going. And after dodging about five Napoli defenders with just a sliver of space, the 33-year-old Messi reminded us why he’s arguably >>>

Tiger Woods runs out of gas, sputters in third round of PGA Championship

Sunday  01:05,   09 august 2020

With a birdie on 16, he avoided having his first birdie-less round in a major championship since 2010. Jay Busbee is a writer for Yahoo Sports. Follow him on Twitter at @jaybusbee or contact him with tips and story ideas at... >>>

Commission head Mike Mazzulli responds to AJ Agazarm's biased judging claim at Bellator 243

Sunday  01:05,   09 august 2020

will not be fined for his behavior during and after his Bellator 243 fight vs. on Friday. The trash-talked-filled fight included a headbutt and post-round contact, and the bad blood continued boiling over after Lencioni was named the winner by... >>>

NBA: Lillard shoots at malice against George and Beverley

Sunday  01:05,   09 august 2020

Damian Lillard missed two free throws in the final minute against the L.A. Clippers and cost his Portland Trail Blazers a chance to win. Patrick Beverley and Paul George made fun of it from the bench (here are the highlights of the game in the... >>>

England star Buttler feared he had played 'last Test'

Sunday  00:41,   09 august 2020

Jos Buttler admitted he thought he may have played his last Test after the England wicketkeeper atoned for a poor display with the gloves by starring with the bat in a three-wicket win over Pakistan at Old Trafford. England had slumped to 117-5... >>>

Pelicans could pursue Ty Lue, Jason Kidd as head-coaching candidates?

Sunday  00:40,   09 august 2020

There are plenty of reasons why the Pelicans job would be a desirable one. Griffin is an accomplished roster builder, while the prospect of coaching Williamson would be an exciting one for any potential head coach. Expect it to be a hot job opening... >>>