Conor McGregor sucks at football

Conor McGregor sucks at football

For the second time in eight days, Conor McGregor choked. The UFC megastar was lit up on social media Sunday after he tried to steal the show during the Cowboys’ 40-7 win over Jacksonville in Dallas as part of McGregor’s whirlwind promotional…

Surprising source blasts MLB hitters’ ridiculous shift problem

Surprising source blasts MLB hitters’ ridiculous shift problem

Guess what? We’re not alone on this planet. Other intelligent life lives here, but you have to wait for it. You can’t summon or chase it. Fox’s mild-mannered analyst, John Smoltz, went off last week. Well, “off” for him. Goodness, he almost…

Antonio Brown had 3 straight police visits for 3 different reasons

Antonio Brown had 3 straight police visits for 3 different reasons

Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Antonio Brown told cops in April that someone stole $80,000 and a handgun from his upscale south Florida apartment, according to police reports. The reports, which were obtained by TMZ Sports, shed new light on a civil lawsuit…

The three words that incited Khabib-McGregor madness

The three words that incited Khabib-McGregor madness

Conor McGregor’s coach firmly denied claims Dillon Danis sparked the post-fight brawl in Las Vegas by calling Khabib Nurmagomedov a “f–king Muslim rat.” A ringside source told TMZ that Danis, McGregor’s teammate, shouted the religious jab between the second and third rounds…

How McGregor-Khabib ring girl survived the post-fight chaos

How McGregor-Khabib ring girl survived the post-fight chaos

A UFC ring girl has assured fans that she escaped unhurt from Saturday night’s violent brawl following Conor McGregor’s defeat to Khabib Nurmagomedov at UFC 229 in Las Vegas. Arianny Celeste was ringside when the Russian leapt out of the cage and…

Chiefs prove they can be more than The Patrick Mahomes Show

Chiefs prove they can be more than The Patrick Mahomes Show

KANSAS CITY – The scoreboard will reflect yet another 30-plus-point outing and a fifth consecutive victory for the Kansas City Chiefs. But the script definitely flipped on Sunday. After weeks of relying on the heroics of hotshot quarterback Patrick Mahomes and his…

Khabib destroyed his own perfect fight

Khabib destroyed his own perfect fight

LAS VEGAS — Khabib Nurmagomedov fought the perfect fight. Too bad it was overshadowed by his antics after it was over. The fight after the fight will be talked about for weeks and months, but Nurmagomedov’s performance deserves more attention than it…

Conor McGregor taps out and post-match mayhem ensues

Conor McGregor taps out and post-match mayhem ensues

LAS VEGAS — Khabib Nurmagomedov retained the UFC Lightweight Championship with a fourth-round submission of Conor McGregor Saturday night at T-Mobile Arena, but that it wasn’t the real main event. After McGregor tapped out from a rear naked choke, Nurmagomedov jumped over…

Yankees fan savagely soaks A’s supporter with beer

Yankees fan savagely soaks A’s supporter with beer

This Oakland fan got soaked by a beer while the Yankees blew out his team in The Bronx — and now the Athletics want to get him some new gear that doesn’t reek like beer. A 23-second clip circulating on Twitter shows…

Sports world had jokes for ‘Presidential Alert’

Sports world had jokes for ‘Presidential Alert’

FEMA tested an alert system on Wednesday to millions of U.S. phones called the “Presidential Alert,” which was intended to be a method of warning the public in cases of national emergencies. But given today’s political climate and how President Donald Trump…

Consoling Paulina? Brooks Koepka denies Dustin Johnson feud

Consoling Paulina? Brooks Koepka denies Dustin Johnson feud

California socialite Yassie Safai isn’t the only person rumored to be at the center of an alleged rift between Paulina Gretzky and Dustin Johnson. Following reports of two incidents — one before and one after the US’ Ryder Cup disappointment — between Johnson,…

Photos show Ronaldo with accuser at nightclub before alleged rape

Photos show Ronaldo with accuser at nightclub before alleged rape

The model-turned-teacher accusing Cristiano Ronaldo of rape got cozy with the soccer superstar at a Las Vegas nightclub just before he allegedly attacked her, photos that emerged Monday show. One image shows Kathryn Mayorga, then 25, holding hands with Ronaldo, then 24,…

‘F–king bitch’: Sloane Stephens match turns real ugly

‘F–king bitch’: Sloane Stephens match turns real ugly

American Sloane Stephens accused her opponent of trying to hit her with an overhead shot during a contentious first-round match at the China Open on Sunday. In the third set, it appeared that Russian Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova tried hitting Stevens with an overhead…

The US’ Ryder Cup dream is dead

The US’ Ryder Cup dream is dead

PARIS — Europe regained the Ryder Cup as captain Thomas Bjorn’s team reached the 14.5 points they required to beat the United States at a packed Le Golf National on Sunday. Leading 10-6 going into the 12 singles matches, there were some…

Ronaldo’s accuser reveals details of alleged rape in 2009

Ronaldo’s accuser reveals details of alleged rape in 2009

Las Vegas police have reopened a nine-year-old investigation into a model-turned-teacher’s claims that Cristiano Ronaldo raped her after a night of clubbing in 2009, the Post has learned. Las Vegas native Kathryn Mayorga claimed in an interview with Der Spiegel published Friday…

US’s boisterous Ryder Cup leader has been held silent

US’s boisterous Ryder Cup leader has been held silent

SAINT-QUENTIN-en-YVELINES, France — The performance of “Captain America’’ for the flailing U.S. Ryder Cup team has been anything but patriotic this week in France. It would not, in fact, be a surprise if Captain America’s passport were revoked after what transpired in…

Boxing has exciting immediate future despite HBO departure

Boxing has exciting immediate future despite HBO departure

If the objective is to leave something in better shape than when you arrived, then HBO should feel good about its 45-year investment in boxing. The premium cable network announced this week it will no longer broadcast live boxing events after 2018….

No need to shop around for this week’s fantasy football steal

No need to shop around for this week’s fantasy football steal

Hi. Welcome to the Fantasy Shopping Network. I’m your host, Dan Playwell, here with my colleague, Sally Scoreboard. Sally, we have found a great fantasy bargain for this week. You want to tell everyone about it? Sally: Sure, Dan. As everyone knows,…

Why HBO is stunningly leaving boxing behind

Why HBO is stunningly leaving boxing behind

You could see it on their faces last week in Las Vegas. The longtime employees, who have been around during HBO’s heydays of big fights, were wearing long faces despite the impending rematch between Gennady Golovkin and Saul “Canelo” Alvarez. It very…

Iowa State honors murdered golf star before game

Iowa State honors murdered golf star before game

AMES, Iowa — Iowa State honored slain golf star Celia Barquin Arozamena with an elaborate ceremony ahead of the Cyclones’ game against Akron on Saturday. Iowa State’s band used a formation that spelled out Barquin’s initials, and both teams wore a decal…

Tiger Woods surges into lead at Tour Championship

Tiger Woods surges into lead at Tour Championship

ATLANTA — The crowd at East Lake was larger and louder than it has been in five years, which was the last time Tiger Woods was at the Tour Championship. It was no coincidence. Woods played one of his best rounds of…