Sunday, November 16, 2014
In the last hours of St. Louis Cardinals rookie outfielder Oscar Taveras' life, a video posted to social media shows him behind the wheel of a flashy new car, grinning alongside his girlfriend.
If Taiwan was going to lose one game at this year's 21U Baseball World Cup, Saturday was the day to do it.
Cristiano Ronaldo became the European Championships' all-time top scorer by giving Portugal a 1-0 victory over Armenia, while Germany could only beat Gibraltar 4-0 as its World Cup victory hangover continued on Friday.
Braden Holtby made the only mistake in a game of stellar saves, getting caught behind the net and practically gifting Mike Cammalleri a third-period goal in the New Jersey Devils' 1-0 win over the Washington Capitals in the NHL on Friday.
Saturday, November 15, 2014
Pau Gasol had a season-high 27 points and 11 rebounds, Derrick Rose scored 20 points before leaving with a sore left hamstring, and the Chicago Bulls beat the Toronto Raptors 100-93 on Thursday night.
Clayton Kershaw became the first pitcher to win the National League Most Valuable Player (MVP) award in nearly a half-century, coasting to an easy victory Thursday.
NBA players union executive director Michele Roberts, the first female union leader in major North American sport, fired a verbal warning Thursday that could signal another money dispute with owners.
Roger Federer sent Andy Murray crashing out of the ATP Tour Finals in humiliating fashion with 6-0, 6-1 victory on Thursday that ensured Japan's Kei Nishikori would qualify for the semifinals.
NBA commissioner Adam Silver called Thursday for changes to U.S. laws that ban gambling on sports events in most states, saying American attitudes have changed regarding such betting.
England received stinging criticism from FIFA over its bid team's conduct in the 2018 World Cup contest in a corruption report that accused it of “damaging the image” of world soccer.