National Sports

Scoreboard roundup — 1/15/19

Scoreboard roundup — 1/15/19

iStock(NEW YORK) — Here are the scores from Tuesday’s sports events: NATIONAL BASKETBALL ASSOCIATIONIndiana 131, Phoenix 97Philadelphia 149, Minnesota 107Atlanta 142, Oklahoma City 126Milwaukee 124, Miami 86Golden State 142, Denver 111L.A. Lakers 107, Chicago 100NATIONAL HOCKEY LEAGUEColumbus 4, New Jersey 1OT NY Islanders 2, St. Louis 1NY Rangers 6, Carolina 2Montreal 5, Florida 1Detroit 3,…

Alaska boy picked as NFL Kid Correspondent for Super Bowl 53

Alaska boy picked as NFL Kid Correspondent for Super Bowl 53

ABC News(NEW YORK) — The NFL teams aren’t quite set, but one person is already Super Bowl bound after finding out Tuesday morning that he will be this year’s NFL Kid Correspondent. Camdyn Clancy, 8, came to ABC News’ Good Morning America all the way from Alaska to get the surprise of his life: that…

Serena Williams dominates in first round of Australian Open

Serena Williams dominates in first round of Australian Open

Mark Kolbe/Getty Images(MELBOURNE, Australia) — Serena Williams cruised to a first round victory in the Australian Open on Monday.In her first appearance at the Grand Slam tournament since winning the title in 2017 while pregnant, Williams, 37, defeated Germany’s Tatjana Maria 6-0, 6-2. The match took just 49 minutes.Williams will now face Canada’s Eugenie Bouchard…

Scoreboard roundup — 1/13/19

Scoreboard roundup — 1/13/19

iStock(NEW YORK) — Here are the scores from Sunday’s sports events:NATIONAL BASKETBALL ASSOCIATIONOrlando 116, Houston 109Golden State 119, Dallas 1142 OT Toronto 140, Washington 138Philadelphia 108, N.Y. Knicks 105Milwaukee 133, Atlanta 114Denver 116, Portland 113Cleveland 102, L.A. Lakers 95NATIONAL HOCKEY LEAGUECarolina 6, Nashville 3Winnipeg 4, Anaheim 3Columbus 7, N.Y. Rangers 5Vancouver 5, Florida 1N.Y. Islanders…

Oakland Athletics executives to meet with Kyler Murray

Oakland Athletics executives to meet with Kyler Murray

Michael Zagaris/Oakland Athletics/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — A group of executives from the Oakland Athletics will meet with Oklahoma Quarterback Kyler Murray on Sunday in hopes of persuading him to pursue a professional baseball career, sources told ESPN. The Athletics drafted Murray with the ninth pick in last year’s MLB draft and gave him a $4.66…

Scoreboard roundup — 1/11/19

Scoreboard roundup — 1/11/19

iStock(NEW YORK) — Here are the scores from yesterday’s sports events:     NATIONAL BASKETBALL ASSOCIATION Final  Atlanta       123  Philadelphia  121 Final  Washington    113  Milwaukee     106 Final  Indiana       121  N-Y Knicks    106 Final  Toronto       122  Brooklyn      105 Final  Dallas        119  Minnesota     115 Final  Houston       141  Cleveland     113 Final  Portland      127  Charlotte      96 Final  Utah          113  L.A. Lakers    95 Final  Golden State  146  Chicago       109   NATIONAL…

UK Tennis star Andy Murray intends to retire after Wimbledon

UK Tennis star Andy Murray intends to retire after Wimbledon

Scott Barbour/Getty Images(LONDON) — A tearful Andy Murray said his tennis days are numbered. The 31-year-old tennis star announced at a press conference in Melbourne, Australia that he intends to retire after Wimbledon this year, if he can make it that far, due to a debilitating hip injury.Murray had to pause several times to compose…