Thursday, May 21, 2015
The Minnesota Timberwolves won the NBA draft lottery Tuesday night, the first time since 2004 the team with the worst record won the No. 1 pick.
Elite athletes are blessed with an area of the brain that performs 82 percent faster than average under intense pressure, a study published on Wednesday claims.
St. Louis' Randal Grichuk produced a sharp performance turnaround to lead the Cardinals to a 10-2 win at the New York Mets on Tuesday in a clash of National League division leaders.
Chicago's Marcus Kruger scored deep into the third period of overtime to secure a 3-2 win against Anaheim on Tuesday in the longest game in Blackhawks 89-year history, squaring their NHL Western Conference finals series at 1-1.
Wednesday, May 20, 2015
David Peralta hit a two-out RBI double in the 13th inning as the Arizona Diamondbacks spoiled Dan Jennings' debut as manager by beating the Miami Marlins 3-2 Monday night.
A brace by Belgian international Dries Mertens helped Napoli to an unconvincing 3-2 win over relegated Cesena but still saw them close to within three points of Lazio and remain in the hunt for a Champions League spot on Monday.
UEFA is preparing to ease rules which limit how much Europe's top clubs spend on player transfers and wages. President Michel Platini told French broadcaster RTL in comments aired Monday that the UEFA executive committee could relax some Financial Fair Play regulations.
Canadian race car driver James Hinchcliffe was in stable condition Monday after undergoing surgery on his upper left thigh following a high-speed crash during practice for the Indianapolis 500.