Stories about Sport

Mar 05 2016

With Tiger Woods watching, 11-year-old aces tee shot

Taylor Crozier's tee shot spun right to find the hole on the 81-yard opener at The Playgrounds, near Houston, and Woods embraced the young golfer as the watching crowd we...

Mar 05 2016

Serena , Djokovic, Curry, Bolt in race for Best Athletes of 2015

Other Kiwi nominees include Jonah Lomu (2006) and the Crusaders (2012) for comeback of the year , while Valerie Adams was last year shortlisted for sportswoman of the y...

Mar 05 2016

Carmelo Anthony: 'Right now it's kind of a rough patch for me'

On Friday, he said his absence was due to a "family emergency", but didn't go into much detail about it. "I don't really think I said anything wrong". Now that the tr...

Mar 05 2016

Canada goes back to Sochi roots for World Cup roster

They're all a beat behind the play, not quite ready, not quite alert, not at all intense. Patrick Kane, Ryan McDonagh, Jonathan Quick and Max Pacioretty are among the not...

Mar 05 2016

Panthers release DE Charles Johnson

Pass-rush needy teams looking for a flier on a proven player could do worse. Edwards spent four seasons with the Panthers. Edwards was the 51st overall player drafted. Jo...