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April 20,2017 21:40

Esports to join Asian Games as medal sport in 2022

Some of the world’s best pro gamers will soon be able to win gold medals for playing video games. That’s after the Olympic Council of Asia (OCA) announced that e-sports will be officially included...
April 20,2017 13:40

Blue Jackets | Fewer hits result in closer games

PITTSBURGH — A funny thing happened on the way to tonight’s Game 5 between the Blue Jackets and Pittsburgh Penguins.Remember the Blue Jackets’ plan to thump and bump the Penguins off their game, to grind them into submission as this best-of-seven series moved along?Yeah, that hasn’t worked very well.The Blue Jackets spent the first two games looking for big hits, runnin...
April 19,2017 16:20

Nominees Announced for 2017 Gymnastics Honda Sport Award ...

Teammates Chayse Capps and Maggie Nichols from Oklahoma University, Ashleigh Gnat of Louisiana State University and Alex McMurtry from the University of Florida are the four nominees for the Honda Sport Award for Gymnastics as announced by Chris Voelz, Ex
April 19,2017 05:00

Boys Volleyball: Sport aiming to gain inclusion from OHSAA

High fives have been a regular part of Justin Sharfenaker's life for almost as long as he can remember, but he's also gotten a few extra pats on the back this spring. The Briggs High School sophomore first began playing volleyball at the club level seven years ago, creating extensive videos of himself spiking the ball and celebrating with teammates on a Hudl.com page that could set him on a path...
April 18,2017 03:00

Alabama Triathlon has team mentality in an individual sport - News ...

Alabama Triathlon hovers above the line between competitive and demanding. It’s not a typical after-school club. It’s a grinding, grueling and time-consuming hobby that happens to be one of the most individualized and training-reliant sports.For that reason, when leaders of the club give their pitch to potential new members, schedule flexibility is crucial. There are no mandatory pra...
April 13,2017 23:20

The Audi Sport Edition R8 Is The Ultimate Fan-Mobile For Dieselgate's Innocent Victims

If you’re still sad about Audi’s Le Mans prototype effort going the way of the dodo, Audi has a mild consolation prize. It’s an R8 in Audi Sport racing colors, just like the R8s, R10s and others that you dearly miss seeing compete. Now you can live like Dieselgate never happened, and never forced any major cuts to Audi’s racing programs.
April 13,2017 23:20

The White House Does Not Like Your Sport

A reporter lobbed a softball to Sean Spicer and asked whether President Trump would be rooting for the New York Rangers (Donald’s home state) or Washington Capitals (the team representing D.C.) in the NHL playoffs. The stooge did not provide a pick.
April 13,2017 05:20

The game must go on, says sport psychologist

A day after the Borussia Dortmund attack, players are back on the pitch. In a DW interview, sport psychologist Jens Kleinert explains why restoring a "business as usual" attitude is important.
April 12,2017 13:00

Highlights of Tuesday's MLB games

(The Sports Xchange) - Highlights of Tuesday's Major League Baseball games:Mets 14, Phillies 4Yoenis Cespedes belted three home runs
April 11,2017 13:40

2017 Honda Civic Hatchback Sport First Test

It’s refreshing to occasionally drive a car that’s kept things relatively simple, and the new 2017 Honda Civic Hatchback Sport is about as basic as you get.