Reuters : sports
Shaq backs Rockets’ Morey in Hong Kong protest controversy  03h01 23 octobre
National Basketball Association Hall of Famer Shaquille O’Neal on Tuesday said he agreed with Houston Rockets general manager Daryl Morey, who came under fire from China after he voiced his support for Hong Kong democracy protests this month.
NBA notebook: Warriors’ Thompson ’unlikely’ to return this season  01h18 23 octobre
Klay Thompson is unlikely to play this season, Golden State Warriors head coach Steve Kerr told NBC Sports Bay Area.
NWSL to add expansion franchise in Louisville, Kentucky  00h51 23 octobre
The National Women’s Soccer League (NWSL) announced on Tuesday it was expanding to add a new franchise in Louisville, Kentucky, amid increasing support for the women’s game in the United States.
Hong Kong protesters crash NBA opening night party  00h32 23 octobre
Hong Kong pro-democracy supporters crashed the NBA’s opening night party on Tuesday handing out thousands of black t-shirts as the Toronto Raptors prepared to begin the defense of their championship title against the New Orleans Pelicans.
Raiders great, HOF DB Brown dies at 78  23h27 22 octobre
Hall of Fame defensive back and Oakland Raiders legend Willie Brown died Tuesday at age 78.
49ers acquire WR Sanders from Broncos  21h40 22 octobre
The San Francisco 49ers traded third- and fourth-round picks to the Denver Broncos for wide receiver Emmanuel Sanders and a fifth-round pick on Tuesday.
Jets’ Gase unhappy ESPN aired Darnold ’ghosts’ comment  21h02 22 octobre
New York Jets head coach Adam Gase said Tuesday he was not happy that quarterback Sam Darnold’s comment about seeing ghosts aired on ESPN’s Monday Night Football broadcast.
Astros executive ’deeply sorry’ for inappropriate language  20h51 22 octobre
A Houston Astros executive who Sports Illustrated said yelled toward a group of female reporters after the team advanced to the World Series apologized on Tuesday for using inappropriate language.
Tennis: Fritz ousts Zverev in first round, Tsitsipas advances in Basel  20h46 22 octobre
American Taylor Fritz notched up his fourth top 10 win of the year when he upset German second seed Alexander Zverev 7-6(7) 6-4 in the first round of the Swiss Indoors championship in Basel on Tuesday.
Golf: Arnold Palmer to be honored with postage stamp in 2020  20h43 22 octobre
Golfing great Arnold Palmer will be recognized with a commemorative stamp in 2020 to honor the positive impact he had on the sport, the United States Postal Service announced on Tuesday.
Tennis: Thiem begins Vienna campaign with win over Tsonga  20h41 22 octobre
Top seed and home favorite Dominic Thiem began his bid to win the Vienna Open with a straight sets win over Jo-Wilfried Tsonga on Tuesday.
Sounders F Morris named MLS Comeback Player of Year  20h00 22 octobre
Seattle Sounders forward Jordan Morris was named the 2019 MLS Comeback Player of the Year on Tuesday.
Jordan: Curry not a Hall of Famer yet  17h17 22 octobre
Michael Jordan isn’t ready to put Steph Curry in the Hall of Fame.
New season serves up international NBA smorgasbord  17h10 22 octobre
For the sixth consecutive season opening night rosters will feature at least 100 international players including the likes of Greek MVP Giannis Antetokounmpo and Australian Ben Simmons but Canada lead the way with 16, the NBA said on Tuesday.
Bertens, Sabalenka off the mark in WTA Elite Trophy  15h15 22 octobre
Dutch top seed Kiki Bertens beat Croatia’s Donna Vekic for the third consecutive time this year with a 7-6(5) 6-2 victory in their round robin match at the WTA Elite Trophy in Zhuhai on Tuesday.