Hockey

U.S. army takes aim at Golden Knights’ nickname

The U.S. Army has filed a challenge opposing the application of the NHL’s newest franchise to register the trademark “Vegas Golden Knights.” In a claim filed Wednesday with the U.S. Trademark Trial and Appeal Board in suburban Washington, the Army claims it will be damaged by registration of the marque and says it has acquired […]

Football

Peter Beardsley: Newcastle U23s coach takes leave after racism allegations

Beardsley leaves St James’ Park Newcastle Under-23s coach Peter Beardsley will take a period of leave while the club investigates allegations of racism and bullying made against him. It comes after Beardsley had discussions with the club on Tuesday. The 56-year-old former Magpies player, who has been in his current role since 2009, faces multiple […]

Golf

Tournament of Champions: Dustin Johnson takes two-shot lead in Hawaii

Johnson made a sensational start to 2017 before injuring himself just before the Masters Tournament of Champions third-round leaderboard -16 D Johnson (US); -14 B Harman (US); -12 J Rahm (Spa); -11 R Fowler (US), J Dufner (US); -10 J Vegas (Tha), P Perez (US) Selected others: -5 J Spieth (US); +2 J Thomas (US) […]