Thursday, February 27, 2014
Bordeaux stayed in the race for a European spot by defeating Lorient 3-2 in the French league on Tuesday.
Manchester United were shunted towards an unscheduled exit in the Champions League after crashing to a shock 2-0 defeat at Olympiakos in their last 16 first-leg match on Tuesday.
The NHL resumed after its Olympic break on Tuesday, with lowly Buffalo winning 3-2 at home against Carolina.
Wednesday, February 26, 2014
Dirk Nowitzki's 19-foot jumper bounced up and then fell in as time expired, giving the Dallas Mavericks a 110-108 victory over the New York Knicks on Monday night.
Major League Baseball on Monday adopted a rule aimed at limiting the most dangerous home plate collisions between baserunners and catchers.
Goalkeeper Sergio Asenjo saved a stoppage-time penalty to preserve Villarreal's 2-1 victory at Espanyol in the Spanish league on Monday.
Matias Fernandez's stunning free kick saw Champions League-chasing Fiorentina snatch a 2-2 draw at Parma in a thrilling Serie A match which also featured three red cards on Monday.
Undefeated welterweight world champion Floyd Mayweather celebrated his 37th birthday on Monday by announcing he'll put his 45-0 record on the line on May 3 against Marcos Maidana.
Tuesday, February 25, 2014
Sochi's US$50 billion Olympics, closely interwoven with President Vladimir Putin's image and plagued by controversy in the build-up, closed Sunday with bold praise and Russia supreme on top of the medals table.