Adonis Stevenson wakes up from medically induced coma

Canadian boxer Adonis Stevenson has regained consciousness after being in a medically induced coma for three weeks following a knockout loss on Dec. 1. Stevenson’s girlfriend, Simone God, issued a statement Saturday saying the light heavyweight boxer is now awake. His condition deteriorated after he was helped into the dressing room following the fight against […]

Sport Thought: A lopsided dead rubber for the MCG? Not this year!

Christmas lunch enjoyed with the anticipation of a genuinely significant Melbourne Test match has for too long been an elusive pleasure. It's now 20 years since the Melbourne and Sydney matches – the Boxing Day and New Year fixtures – began to be scheduled as the last two Tests of the summer. The calendar revamp […]

Solskjaer takes Man Utd youngsters Gomes and Garner to Cardiff

The new Old Trafford chief, 45, has promised to bring the fun back to United and is putting faith in two attacking youth stars. The teenagers have been take to Solskjaer's old club for his first game in charge following the sacking of Jose Mourinho. While Gomes and Garner – two of the academy's stand-out […]

LeBron James defends comments on Anthony Davis after Lakers beat Pelicans

LOS ANGELES — LeBron James issued a feisty defense of his now-notorious comments regarding Anthony Davis on Friday night, insisting his remarks about the New Orleans Pelicans star were neither against the rules nor part of a plot to bring the All-Star to Los Angeles. When quizzed by USA TODAY Sports following the Lakers 112-104 over […]