Sunday, January 18, 2015
Nashville and Anaheim remained locked together for the NHL lead as both teams posted victories on Friday, with the Predators edging Washington 4-3 while the Ducks cruised to a 5-1 win against New Jersey.
Boxing legend Muhammad Ali was released from hospital on Friday after receiving treatment for a severe urinary tract infection, a family spokesman said.
Atlanta extended its remarkable road winning streak to 11 games and bolstered its lead atop the NBA Eastern Conference standings by beating nearest rival Toronto 110-89 on Friday.
Detroit Tigers pitcher David Price set a record for the highest one-year contract for a player in salary arbitration, agreeing to a US$19.75 million deal Friday as 95 players reached agreements on the busiest day of baseball's offseason.
Asked to predict who will win this year's Australian Open, Rafael Nadal takes a deep breath, shrugs his shoulders and insists it won't be him.
Argentine Orlando Terranova claimed his fourth stage win in the penultimate 12th stage of the Dakar Rally on Friday, as Qatari Nasser Al-Attiyah closed in on a second overall title.
Jozy Altidore and Michael Bradley grew up less than 50 miles apart in northern New Jersey, playing alongside each other on U.S. national youth teams.
Ending a dispiriting four-year victory drought, Carlo Janka won a World Cup super-combined event Friday in front of his home Swiss crowd.
Saturday, January 17, 2015
The continent's best player Yaya Toure and his new club colleague and Ivory Coast teammate Wilfried Bony will be the star attractions as the 30th Africa Cup of Nations begins in Equatorial Guinea this weekend.