Thursday, May 28, 2015
ZURICH - FIFA's veteran president Sepp Blatter faced angry demands to resign after US indictments and arrests of top lieutenants engulfed the football supremo in crisis heading into an annual congress Thursday.
Wednesday, May 27, 2015
Houston's James Harden scored a playoff career-high 45 points while Golden State's Stephen Curry suffered a scary fall as the Rockets led from start to finish and beat the Warriors 128-115 on Monday to stave off elimination from the NBA playoffs.
New York's Brett Gardner, Brian McCann and Chase Headley homered during an eight-run first inning that set up the Yankees' 14-1 romp over Kansas City on Monday.
Roma secured direct entry into the Champions League group phase with a 2-1 win over Lazio in a heated Serie A derby Monday that featured three late goals.
Anaheim's Matt Beleskey scored just 45 seconds into overtime to give the Ducks a 3-2 win against Chicago on Monday to take a 3-2 lead in the NHL Western Conference finals.
Tuesday, May 26, 2015
Hull was relegated and Newcastle ensured its survival as the Premier League season ended with a series of farewells on Sunday.
Fifth-seeded Kei Nishikori of Japan eased into the second round of the French Open on Sunday, beating French wild-card Paul-Henri Mathieu 6-3, 7-5, 6-1.
Adam Rosales hit a two-run homer off Chris Capuano that bounced off the top of the left-field wall as the Texas Rangers sent the New York Yankees to their 10th loss in 11 games with a 5-2 victory Sunday.