English second-tier strugglers Blackpool announced the appointment of Lee Clark as manager on Thursday, just 10 days after he was sacked by fellow-Championship side Birmingham City.
After a decade of uncertainty, the NBA’s Sacramento Kings broke ground Wednesday on a new stadium that Indian owner Vivek Ranadive vowed would be a state-of-the-art showpiece.
A skatepark in east London became the first in Europe to be listed as a heritage site on Wednesday, after the government decided its concrete bowls and ramps were of national importance and worth protecting.
Canadian ice hockey legend Gordie Howe suffered a serious stroke on Sunday that left the 86-year-old icon partially paralyzed on one side of his body, US media reported Tuesday.
Tony Parker scored 23 points as the San Antonio Spurs began their title defence with a 101-100 win over Dallas in one of three opening-night NBA contests Tuesday.
Madison Bumgarner will not start Wednesday’s deciding seventh game of the World Series, but the San Francisco star lefthander who has twice baffled Kansas City batters could play a key role.
A German climber has died while descending a Himalayan peak in eastern Nepal, one week after an American fell to his death on the same mountain, police said Wednesday.
National Hockey League results and standings after Monday’s games:
Italian Serie A table ahead of midweek games (played, won, drawn, lost, goals for, goals against, points):
Top three-year-olds Shared Belief and California Chrome will square off for the first time on Saturday in the Breeders’ Cup Classic.