Stories about Sport

Feb 16 2016

'Sore loser' Newton defends Super Bowl sulk

Newton brushed aside the hot-take machines that called him a sore loser. Archie Manning told reporters last week "I think Peyton's done in Denver", but John Elway on Tu...

Feb 16 2016

First case of Zika virus confirmed in Putnam

Researchers have identified evidence of Zika infection in 17 of these cases, either in the baby or in the mother, but have not confirmed that the virus can cause micr...

Feb 16 2016

Wild fire coach Mike Yeo, following 8th straight loss

Two days after Mike Yeo was ousted as coach, the Wild ended an eight-game losing streak by playing with pace, energy and a semblance of competence for a change during a 5...

Feb 16 2016

Thompson beats teammate Curry in 3-point contest

Thompson was the final shooter and needed 24 points to win and won the event with money balls, which count for two points. It's probably a good thing Thompson triumphed...

Feb 16 2016

Hamlin stays out of trouble to win Sprint Unlimited

The Sprint Cup schedule continues next Sunday at the 2.5 mile track with the Daytona 500 - the first points race of the season. As soon as Hamlin sat down to take post-...