Friday, March 20, 2015
Golden State cruised to a 114-95 win over Atlanta in Wednesday's clash of the NBA's top two teams, taking a psychological edge into what could be the league's finals series.
Novak Djokovic defeated John Isner 6-4, 7-6 (5) to reach the quarterfinals of the BNP Paribas Open on Wednesday night in pursuit of his fourth career title in the desert.
Chicago's Brad Richards broke a scoreless deadlock in the third period to give the Blackhawks a 1-0 win at New York on Wednesday, cooling off the Rangers' hot streak of form.
Lindsey Vonn set the season-ending World Cup finals alight Thursday with a record-equaling crystal globe, while the thrilling battle for the men and women's overall titles also took centre stage.
Rohit Sharma stroked an authoritative century and Umesh Yadav claimed four wickets to help defending champion India advance to the World Cup semifinals with a 109-run win over Bangladesh on Thursday.
Thursday, March 19, 2015
Jack Haley, who played for the Chicago Bulls team that set an NBA record for most victories in a season, has died at the age of 51, his family announced.
Alexey Shved scored 21 points and made the key defensive play in overtime as the New York Knicks beat the San Antonio Spurs 104-100 in the NBA on Tuesday.
Four-time champion Roger Federer avenged his only loss of the season and world No. 3 Rafael Nadal avoided another early exit Tuesday at the WTA and ATP Indian Wells tournament.
Monaco desperately held on to qualify for the Champions League quarterfinals after a desperate fightback from Arsenal on Tuesday fell just short at the expense of away goals after the tie finished 3-3 on aggregate.