NWSL

Results and Goals: North Carolina Courage 0-1Portland Thorns in the 2017 NWSL Championship By Cindy Lara

The Portland Thorns defeat the North Carolina Courage in a physical battle in Orlando to win the 2017 NWSL Championship. Portland wins their second NWSL championship (2013, 2017)....

NWSL

Jill Ellis names USWNT roster for October friendlies vs Korea Republic By Bianca Verar

Ellis has set her 22-player roster for the USWNT's next set of friendlies....

MLS

Kaká's stint in Orlando comes to an end By Jay Stucchio

Former Ballon d'Or winner, Kaká has decided not to renew his contract with Orlando City SC which ends at the end of 2017....

NBA

2017-18 NBA team season preview: Boston Celtics

Ben King | The Kyrie Irving trade that saw a number of Boston Celtics' assets go to the Cleveland Cavaliers including Isaiah Thomas and Jae Crowder, both key players since Brad Stevens took over as coach in 2013 as well as several future first and second round picks. It was without a doubt one of the most fascinating trades of the window. Gordon Hayward signed from free agency was a smart piece of business by the Celtics hierarchy with last season’s all-star linking up with his former Butler coach once again. We can only predict as to whether the Celtics mount a serious challenge against an Irving-less Cavaliers and better yet win their 18th NBA Championship, 10 seasons after winning number 17. This promises to be an intriguing season for the league’s most historic franchise. But can they topple the Cavaliers in a severely weakened Eastern Conference? Let's find out.  NBA Draft After winning the first pick in the draft lottery, the Celtics had multiple options on how they wanted to use their pick. Despite how packed Boston were at the point guard position, there was fresh optimism that Markelle Fultz would be a Celtic and that Danny Ainge and Co. wouldn’t use their pick in any potential trade package. The night before the draft had a change of events as the Celtics acquired the Philidelphia 76ers third pick along with a future first round pick. Duke University’s Jayson Tatum would be drafted in was a sensible move considering Tatum was a small forward, a position that the...

Tennis

WTA Hong Kong: Samantha Stosur earns confidence-boosting victory over Agnieszka Radwanska By Don Han

Samantha Stosur looked at her vintage best when she ousted Agnieszka Radwanska in the second round of the Hong Kong Tennis Open, looking for a good result to end the season with....

Tennis

WTA Hong Kong: Naomi Osaka shocks Venus Williams in clinical display of aggressive tennis By Don Han

Naomi Osaka scored the biggest victory of her career (in terms of rankings) at the Hong Kong Tennis Open after ousting second seed Venus Williams in the second round, sealing a place in the quarterfinals....

Tennis

Fabio Fognini fined and handed suspended Grand Slam ban for US Open outburst By Craig Vickers

The Italian has been fined $96,000 and banned from two Grand Slam tournaments for making sexist remarks towards a female umpire at the US Open this year....

Tennis

WTA Tianjin: Zhu Lin produces huge shock, sends Petra Kvitova out of the tournament By Don Han

Zhu Lin produced a huge shock in the first round of the Tianjin Open as she managed to defeat second seed Petra Kvitova in three tough sets, excelling in front of her home crowd....

Tennis

ATP Shanghai: Rafael Nadal reaches third round in style By Oliver Dickson Jefford

The Spaniard continued his fine form from Beijing in his first match at the Masters 1000 event, dropping just three games in less than an hour against Jared Donaldson....

Tennis

ATP Shanghai: Grigor Dimitrov produces incredible comeback to oust Ryan Harrison By Don Han

Grigor Dimitrov came from 2-4 down in the final set and saved three match points to beat Ryan Harrison in the second round of the Shanghai Rolex Masters, producing the incredible comeback for the win....

Tennis

ATP Shanghai: Gilles Simon eases past weary David Goffin By Oliver Dickson Jefford

Goffin had won back to back titles heading into Shanghai, though Simon was able to take advantage of the Belgian’s tiredness to record one of his best wins of the season....

NFL

Arizona Cardinals trade for Adrian Peterson By Richard Martinez

The Cardinals hope to improve their running game with the addition of veteran running back Adrian Peterson. To make room on the roster, Arizona cut Chris Johnson....

Tennis

Marat Safin backs Maria Sharapova, Svetlana Kuznetsova for more Slam success By Oliver Dickson Jefford

Safin, a former US and Australian Open champion, said in quotes published by the WTA that his countrywoman were capable of adding to their Grand Slam collection next season....
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