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  • Gregg Popovich, up 21 points, laughs off some trash talk (Video)

    Gregg Popovich, up 21 points, laughs off some trash talk (Video)

    The Spurs coach led his team to a 62-26 start against the Dallas Mavericks on Friday night. … More »

    Ball Don't Lie - 5 minutes ago
  • Vonn chalks up World Cup win number 76

    Vonn chalks up World Cup win number 76

    GARMISCH-PARTENKIRCHEN, Germany (Reuters) - American Lindsey Vonn continued her record-breaking spree with her 76th World Cup race win on Saturday, mastering a bumpy downhill course that bothered her rivals. Vonn, already the most successful woman … More »

    Reuters - 5 minutes ago
  • Leicester stun Man City to go clear at top, Spurs up to second

    Leicester stun Man City to go clear at top, Spurs up to second

    By Justin Palmer LONDON (Reuters) - Leicester City's unlikely assault on a first Premier League title gathered more momentum with a ruthless 3-1 demolition of Manchester City at the Etihad to go five points clear at the top. Defender Robert Huth … More »

    Reuters - 6 minutes ago
  • Leicester - the football fairytale that keeps on giving

    Leicester - the football fairytale that keeps on giving

    By Ian Chadband LONDON (Reuters) - At a stunned Etihad Stadium, Leicester City fans crooned "and now you're gonna believe us we're gonna win the league", while across England a delighted footballing community began to sense they may just be right. … More »

    Reuters - 7 minutes ago
  • Despite troubles aplenty, NFL and Super Bowl popular as ever

    Despite troubles aplenty, NFL and Super Bowl popular as ever

    The headlines hit in a persistent stream this season, and the onslaught only grew steadier as the Super Bowl approached. The league is bringing at least one, and probably two, teams to Los Angeles and getting new stadiums in Minnesota and Atlanta. … More »

    AP - Sports - 8 minutes ago
  • More than 3,100 pregnant women in Colombia have Zika virus - government

    More than 3,100 pregnant women in Colombia have Zika virus - government

    By Julia Symmes Cobb BOGOTA (Reuters) - More than 3,100 pregnant Colombian women are infected with the mosquito-borne Zika virus, President Juan Manuel Santos said on Saturday, as the disease continues its rapid spread across the Americas. There … More »

    Reuters - 8 minutes ago
  • Italy's Dominik Windisch wins biathlon World Cup mass start in Canmore

    CANMORE, Alta. - Dominik Windisch of Italy won the men's mass start at a World Cup biathlon at the Canmore Nordic Centre on Saturday. … More »

    The Canadian Press - 9 minutes ago
  • Torres nets 100th Atletico goal in 3-1 win over Eibar

    Torres nets 100th Atletico goal in 3-1 win over Eibar

    Substitute Fernando Torres scored his 100th goal for Atletico Madrid as they came from a goal down to beat Eibar 3-1 at home on Saturday and go level with Barcelona at the top of La Liga. Two headed goals from corners seven minutes apart by central … More »

    Reuters - 11 minutes ago
  • Sunderland come from 2 down to draw 2-2 with Liverpool

    Sunderland come from 2 down to draw 2-2 with Liverpool

    Relegation-threatened Sunderland came from two goals down to draw 2-2 with Liverpool in the Premier League on Saturday with manager Juergen Klopp missing and many home fans having left before the visitors rescued a point. Klopp was absent from the … More »

    AP - Sports - 11 minutes ago
  • Leicester stuns Man City to stretch EPL lead, Spurs go 2nd

    Leicester stuns Man City to stretch EPL lead, Spurs go 2nd

    With a 3-1 win at Manchester City, Leicester showed why it really could be lifting the Premier League trophy for the first time in May. From 5,000-1 outsiders for the title in August, Leicester became the 7/4 favorites with several British … More »

    AP - Sports - 12 minutes ago
  • Jays P Chavez wins $4M in arbitration

    PHOENIX (AP) -- Pitcher Jesse Chavez defeated the Toronto Blue Jays in salary arbitration, improving players to 3-0 this year in cases that went to hearings. … More »

    AP - Sports - 14 minutes ago
  • Canadians Marianne St-Gelais, Charles Hamelin win short-track races

    DRESDEN, Germany - Canadians Marianne St-Gelais and Charles Hamelin emerged victorious Saturday at a short-track World Cup event. … More »

    The Canadian Press - 17 minutes ago
  • Garcia wins to draw France level 1-1 with Italy in Fed Cup

    Garcia wins to draw France level 1-1 with Italy in Fed Cup

    Caroline Garcia beat former French Open runner-up Sara Errani 6-3, 7-5 to move France level with Italy 1-1 after the opening day of their Fed Cup first-round tie on Saturday. France coach Amelie Mauresmo will be relieved and frustrated in equal … More »

    AP - Sports - 19 minutes ago
  • Slovenia wins team ski jump event ahead of host Norway

    OSLO, Norway (AP) -- Slovenia won the team ski jump event on Saturday, edging out host nation Norway. … More »

    AP - Sports - 23 minutes ago
  • Norwich in relegation zone after losing to Villa

    Norwich in relegation zone after losing to Villa

    BIRMINGHAM, England (AP) -- Last-place Aston Villa looked determined to take Norwich down to the second-tier, beating the visiting Canaries 2-0 Saturday for its third Premier League win of the season. … More »

    AP - Sports - 27 minutes ago
  • 10-man Monaco beats local rival Nice 1-0 to keep 2nd place

    10-man Monaco beats local rival Nice 1-0 to keep 2nd place

    PARIS (AP) -- Ten-man Monaco overcame a sending off early in the second half to beat local rival Nice 1-0 and remain in second place in the French league on Saturday. … More »

    AP - Sports - 30 minutes ago
  • Christie, Park win 1,500m races at short track World Cup

    DRESDEN, Germany (AP) -- European champion Elise Christie of Britain and Park Ji-won of South Korea won 1,500 meter races at a short track World Cup on Saturday. … More »

    AP - Sports - 31 minutes ago
  • Super Busts: The best teams to not win the Super Bowl

    Super Busts: The best teams to not win the Super Bowl

    Cam Newton and the rest of his ''Dabbin''' dancing, selfie-with-the-clock-still-running Carolina Panthers will try to avoid the same fate the 2007 Patriots or the 1968 Colt, teams whose seemingly inevitable coronation instead turned into a crowning … More »

    AP - Sports - 39 minutes ago
  • Miller, 2 other Broncos fined $23K

    Miller, 2 other Broncos fined $23K

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- Denver Broncos Von Miller, T.J. Ward and Shiloh Keo have been fined $23,152 each by the NFL for actions in their victory over the New England Patriots in the AFC championship game. … More »

    AP - Sports - 45 minutes ago
  • Second suspect arrested in Georgia basketball player's killing

    A second suspect in the slaying of a Georgia university basketball player was in police custody on Saturday after being arrested in connection with the Feb. 2 shooting in front of a Macon convenience store. Damion Deray Henderson, 33, has been … More »

    Reuters - 46 minutes ago
  • Torres scores 100th goal for Atletico in 3-1 win over Eibar

    Torres scores 100th goal for Atletico in 3-1 win over Eibar

    Fernando Torres finally scored his 100th goal for Atletico Madrid, helping his team come from behind to defeat Eibar 3-1 in the Spanish league on Saturday. Torres found the net from close range after a low cross by Luciano Vietto in second-half … More »

    AP - Sports - 48 minutes ago
  • Hurricanes score four goals in first, hold on to beat Jets 5-3

    Hurricanes score four goals in first, hold on to beat Jets 5-3

    Andrej Nestrasil scored a pair of goals and Jordan Staal picked up a goal and two assists for the Hurricanes. Phillip Di Giuseppe and Justin Faulk also netted goals and Joakim Nordstrom added a pair of helpers for Carolina (24-21-8). Di Giuseppe, … More »

    The Canadian Press - 49 minutes ago
  • Greg Cosell's SB 50 Preview: Will Denver be able to run the ball?

    Greg Cosell's SB 50 Preview: Will Denver be able to run the ball?

    The Broncos are going to have to be patient with the running game in Super Bowl 50. They'll need to find a way to run it more effectively than they did against the Patriots. … More »

    Shutdown Corner - 53 minutes ago
  • Super Bowl Trip From Denver a Family Affair

    Super Bowl Trip From Denver a Family Affair

    Ken Mendelsberg has been to three Broncos Super Bowls, but Sunday will be the first time he’s taken his two sons to the big game. (Feb. 6) … More »

    AP Canada Videos - 58 minutes ago
  • Newcastle moves out of Premier League relegation zone

    Newcastle moves out of Premier League relegation zone

    NEWCASTLE, England (AP) -- Newcastle moved out of the Premier League relegation zone with a 1-0 win over West Bromwich Albion on Saturday, swapping places with Norwich. … More »

    AP - Sports - 58 minutes ago
  • Enthusiasm is good but not enough, says France coach

    By Julien Pretot PARIS (Reuters) - France coach Guy Noves hailed his team’s enthusiasm after a hard-fought 23-21 home win against Italy in their Six Nations opener on Saturday but said Les Bleus had a lot of work to do if they wanted to be fully … More »

    Reuters - 59 minutes ago
  • LA Kings players find confidant in Brantt Myhres

    LA Kings players find confidant in Brantt Myhres

    Myhres, a recovering alcoholic, played 154 NHL games. Overall he’s been suspended five times for substance abuse – the last one in 2006 giving him a lifetime hockey-playing ban in North America. It’s now his job as the Kings’ newly created Player … More »

    Puck Daddy - 59 minutes ago
  • Palace, Swansea grateful for 1-1 draw in EPL

    Palace, Swansea grateful for 1-1 draw in EPL

    SWANSEA, Wales (AP) -- Crystal Palace ended a run of five straight defeats and Swansea bagged a valuable point in its desperation to stay out of the relegation zone following their 1-1 draw in the English Premier League on Saturday. … More »

    AP - Sports - 1 hour 0 minutes ago
  • Everton's fast start sinks slumping Stoke

    Everton's fast start sinks slumping Stoke

    Stoke City 0 Everton 3 Everton struck three times in the first half on the way to a comfortable 3-0 win at Stoke City in the Premier League on Saturday. Striker Romelu Lukaku opened the scoring from the penalty spot, Seamus Coleman's glancing header … More »

    Reuters - 1 hour 1 minute ago
  • Alli's magic touch helps Spurs forge into second spot

    Alli's magic touch helps Spurs forge into second spot

    (Reuters) - Tottenham Hotspur 1 Watford 0 Dele Alli came off the bench to set up Kieran Trippier's first goal for Tottenham Hotspur and seal a 1-0 win over Watford that lifted them into second place in the Premier League on Saturday. Spurs' … More »

    Reuters - 1 hour 4 minutes ago
  • Homer History: Tony Fernandez's extra-innings postseason blast

    Homer History: Tony Fernandez's extra-innings postseason blast

    Our Homer History series continues with Joey Gulino, a Yahoo Sports editor from Cleveland, discussing the time Tony Fernandez came through in extra innings. … More »

    Big League Stew - 1 hour 5 minutes ago
  • Dann goal ends run of five successive defeats for Palace

    Dann goal ends run of five successive defeats for Palace

    Swansea City 1 Crystal Palace 1 Crystal Palace ended a run of five successive league defeats with a 1-1 draw at Swansea to deny Francesco Guidolin victory in his first home game in charge of the Premier League strugglers. Palace, who have taken … More »

    Reuters - 1 hour 7 minutes ago
  • Newcastle out of relegation zone after Mitrovic winner

    Newcastle out of relegation zone after Mitrovic winner

    (Reuters) - Newcastle United 1 West Bromwich Albion 0 Newcastle clawed their way out of the Premier League relegation zone with an Aleksandar Mitrovic goal on Saturday but had to feel relieved with the victory after spurning a hatful of other … More »

    Reuters - 1 hour 10 minutes ago
  • Police probing Manziel assault complaint

    Police probing Manziel assault complaint

    Johnny Manziel's troubles - both legal and personal - are worsening. A scrambling quarterback who can usually wriggle his way out of a predicament, Manziel is under pressure unlike any he's felt before. Dallas police announced Friday night they … More »

    AP - Sports - 1 hour 11 minutes ago
  • Lescott and Agbonlahor seal rare win for Villa

    Lescott and Agbonlahor seal rare win for Villa

    Aston Villa 2 Norwich City 0 Joleon Lescott and Gabriel Agbonlahor scored to give Aston Villa a 2-0 Premier League win over Norwich City on Saturday and boost their slim hopes of avoiding relegation. Defender Lescott put Villa ahead just before … More »

    Reuters - 1 hour 14 minutes ago
  • Bertens gives Dutch early Fed Cup lead

    Bertens gives Dutch early Fed Cup lead

    Four-time Fed Cup champion Russia was on the brink of a surprise first-round defeat to the Netherlands after going 2-0 down on the first day Saturday. Despite leading Russian Maria Sharapova being scheduled to play only Sunday's doubles, the home … More »

    AP - Sports - 1 hour 16 minutes ago
  • Dortmund stumble to goalless draw at Hertha

    Dortmund stumble to goalless draw at Hertha

    Borussia Dortmund gave Bayern Munich a chance to extend their lead on top of the Bundesliga after the second-placed club settled for a drab 0-0 draw at Hertha Berlin on Saturday. Dortmund, on 45 points and seven behind Bayern who take on Bayer … More »

    Reuters - 1 hour 17 minutes ago
  • Guide to the NBA trade deadline: Mavericks

    Guide to the NBA trade deadline: Mavericks

    Dallas has already exceeded expectations, but will there be opportunities to upgrade the roster? … More »

    Yahoo Sports - 1 hour 21 minutes ago
  • Sunderland fight back to draw 2-2 with Liverpool

    Sunderland fight back to draw 2-2 with Liverpool

    (Reuters) - Liverpool 2 Sunderland 2 Adam Johnson and Jermain Defoe scored in the last eight minutes to earn relegation-threatened Sunderland an unlikely 2-2 draw at Liverpool in the Premier League on Saturday. On an afternoon which saw thousands … More »

    Reuters - 1 hour 21 minutes ago
  • Stade de France reopens for first time since Paris attacks

    Stade de France reopens for first time since Paris attacks

    Under tight security and in the presence of French President Francois Hollande, the Stade de France opened its gates on Saturday for the first time since the stadium was targeted in the deadly attacks which struck Paris in November. Around 64,000 … More »

    Reuters - 1 hour 22 minutes ago