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05/23/2019

Stewart, Gibbs top NASCAR Hall of Fame class Three-time NASCAR season champion Tony Stewart was elected to the NASCAR Hall of Fame on Wednesday that also includes team owner Joe Gibbs, who joine...
03:36, 05/23/2019

Raptors' Nurse: Leonard 'feeling good,' Lowry 'not great' Toronto Raptors forward Kawhi Leonard's health is just fine, while point guard Kyle Lowry is fighting through significant pain, head coach Nick Nurse...
03:36, 05/23/2019

Long admits marijuana use, points to flaws in NFL testing Recently retired defensive end Chris Long admits to using marijuana as an NFL player, saying that the league should move toward a place where testing...
01:12, 05/23/2019

ATP roundup: Wawrinka among top seeds upset in Geneva Two-time winner and local favorite Stan Wawrinka was ousted in the Round of 16 at the Banque Eric Sturdza Geneva Open in Switzerland on Wednesday, as...
01:12, 05/23/2019

History of the Indianapolis 500 Coined "The Greatest Spectacle in Racing," the Indianapolis 500 has been held annually every year since 1911 except for 1917-18 (World War I) and 194...
01:00, 05/23/2019

Early stretch-run mode: Mets to use closer Díaz in 8th Switching into stretch-run mode even before Memorial Day, the New York Mets will start using All-Star closer Edwin Díaz more often in the eigh...
01:00, 05/23/2019

Rangers complete 3-game sweep of Mariners with 2-1 win Pence homers, Sampson has another impressive long outing for victory after not starting, and Rangers beat Mariners 2-1 to complete 3-game sweep ...
01:00, 05/23/2019

Vikings TE Rudolph: 'These guys expect to see me out here' Vikings tight end Rudolph on practicing amid contract uncertainty: 'These guys expect to see me out here'       &...
01:00, 05/23/2019

Pagano puts stamp on Bears 'D' after year out of coaching New Chicago Bears defensive coordinator Chuck Pagano gets to put his stamp on a unit that emerged as one of the best the past four seasons under Vic ...
01:00, 05/23/2019

Bills claim tackle Wesley off waivers; sign tight end Deane The Buffalo Bills have claimed offensive tackle De'Ondre Wesley off waivers and also signed tight end Mik'Quan Deane    ...
01:00, 05/23/2019

FIFA keeps 32 teams for 2022 World Cup in Qatar, scrapping plans for expansion to 48 FIFA scrapped plans to expand the 2022 Qatar World Cup to 48 nations, deciding to stick with 32 due to the political and logistical complexities. &#...
01:00, 05/23/2019

NFL selects Cleveland to hold 2021 draft, while Kansas City will host event in 2023 Cleveland will stage event two years from now, while Kansas City, Mo., is scheduled to be the venue in 2023.        ...
01:00, 05/23/2019

Opinion: Tony Stewart's first ballot selection to NASCAR Hall of Fame a no-brainer Three-time NASCAR Cup champion Tony Stewart is joined in the class of 2020 by Joe Gibbs, Bobby Labonte, Buddy Baker and Waddell Wilson.   ...
01:00, 05/23/2019

Marc Gasol's turnaround helps Toronto rebound, roll back to Milwaukee with series tied When the Raptors acquired him at trade deadline, they sacrificed depth for a proven playoff center who can anchor a defense and facilitate offense. ...
01:00, 05/23/2019

NFL tweaks several television rules for 2019, including elimination of single-headers NFL guarantees three games every Sunday afternoon in all markets, moves start times of divisional playoffs, cuts commercial breaks for Super Bowl. &...
01:00, 05/23/2019

Chris Long admits to regular marijuana use during NFL career and explains how he beat tests Former NFL star Chris Long, who recently retired, said if not for marijuana, it would have been difficult to cope with day-to-day life in the NFL. &...
01:00, 05/23/2019

Notre Dame coach Mike Brey calls on schools to fire coaches who break NCAA rules Notre Dame basketball coach Mike Brey called on schools to fire coaches that have been connected to NCAA rules violations in effort to clean up sport...
01:00, 05/23/2019

Opinion: Hiring Juwan Howard as Michigan basketball coach is a major risk Juwan Howard returns to Michigan basketball with no head coaching experience and no track record of recruiting, which is a major cause for concern. ...
01:00, 05/23/2019

Opinion: Don't hold your breath for quick NFL action to allow medical marijuana Don’t hold your breath if you’re thinking the NFL is on the brink of giving players to green light to smoke their pain away with marijuan...
01:00, 05/23/2019

Conor McGregor calls for a rematch with Floyd Mayweather, says he would win Conor McGregor lost a boxing match in August 2017 to Floyd Mayweather. Now the retired UFC fighter is looking for another go-round with the retired b...
00:24, 05/23/2019

NBA announces the 2018-19 all-defensive teams Three of the four finalists for the 2018-19 NBA Defensive Player of the Year award were among those named Wednesday to the 2018-19 NBA All-Defensive ...
00:24, 05/23/2019

Giannis' ex-agent blasts Drake for trolling ways An executive at the company that represents Giannis Antetokounmpo, who used to be the Bucks star's agent in Europe, ripped rapper Drake for trolling ...
00:12, 05/23/2019

Canha, A's sweep Indians with sixth straight win Mark Canha homered and drove in three runs, and Frankie Montas struck out nine over six scoreless innings as the visiting Oakland Athletics completed...
00:12, 05/23/2019

WTA roundup: Putintseva rallies to reach quarters in Germany Top-seeded Yulia Putintseva of Kazakhstan saved three set points in the first set and went on to defeat Mona Bathel 7-6 (8), 6-1 on Wednesday to reac...
00:12, 05/23/2019

NFL draft headed to Cleveland in 2021, KC in '23 The NFL draft is heading to Cleveland in 2021 and Kansas City in 2023. A site for 2022 has been delayed because about 20 cities are interested in hos...
23:00, 05/22/2019

Bucks look to reclaim momentum from Raptors in Game 5 The Toronto Raptors have the momentum, but the Milwaukee Bucks will be playing on their home court Thursday night in the pivotal Game 5 of the Easter...
22:12, 05/22/2019

Reports: Vikings TE Rudolph confirms five-year offer After weeks of trade rumors and prior broken-down negotiations over a contract extension, Minnesota Vikings tight end Kyle Rudolph confirmed a report...
22:12, 05/22/2019

FIFA Drops Plan for 48-Team World Cup in 2022 Unable to find co-hosts for a larger tournament, FIFA dropped a proposal championed by its president and said the 2022 tournament would remain at 32 ...
22:12, 05/22/2019

Sterling on racist abuse: 'This is more than just about football' It was the moment that prompted Manchester City and England star Raheem Sterling to become an unofficial spokesman for his generation of players on t...
22:12, 05/22/2019

F1 drivers share their fond memories of F1 great Niki Lauda Sharing their memories of Niki Lauda Formula One drivers spoke fondly of his straight-talking manner and the legacy he left because of his astonishin...
21:36, 05/22/2019

Coach: Not a big deal that Cam Newton isn't throwing yet Panthers coach Ron Rivera says he's not concerned that Cam Newton still isn't throwing a football nearly four months after his starting qua...
21:36, 05/22/2019

Just JuJu; With Brown gone, Smith-Schuster ready to lead Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver JuJu Smith-Schuster is ready to prove he can thrive without Antonio Brown        ...
21:36, 05/22/2019

Commissioner Roger Goodell: NFL remains in holding pattern on Robert Kraft, Tyreek Hill cases Commissioner says once again league waiting for legal proceedings to play out as it pertains to Patriots owner Robert Kraft and Chiefs star Tyreek Hi...
21:36, 05/22/2019

Opinion: 'Andretti Curse' at Indy 500 can't possibly be real. Maybe The more Mario Andretti talks about Indianapolis 500's so-called "Andretti Curse," the more he tries to debunk the myth, the more it sounds plau...
21:36, 05/22/2019

Rep for Giannis Antetokounmpo blasts Drake's 'disrespectful' trolling Antetokounmpo scored 25 points in Game 4 but shot just 6-of-10 from the free throw line and airballed a free throw for the second consecutive contest...
21:36, 05/22/2019

Red Sox manager on Blue Jays ace Marcus Stroman: 'He competes a certain way and people don't like it' Toronto's Marcus Stroman had an exchange with Boston players on the field during Tuesday's game, and Red Sox manager Alex Cora continued af...
21:36, 05/22/2019

Kyle Korver tries to inspire graduates with story about being traded for a copy machine NBA veteran Kyle Korver gave a commencement speech Saturday at his alma mater, Creighton, telling grads that the copier broke but he's still pla...
21:36, 05/22/2019

Stanley Cup keys: Here are five factors that will determine Bruins vs. Blues series The Bruins vs. Blues Stanley Cup Final is a rematch of their 1970 Final when Boston swept St. Louis. The Blues have not made the Final since 1970. &...
21:36, 05/22/2019

Michigan agrees to deal with former player Juwan Howard to become basketball coach Michigan basketball on Wednesday agreed in principle to hire former Fab Five player Juwan Howard as its next head coach. He replaces John Beilein. &...
21:36, 05/22/2019

Agent says Warriors' Kevin Durant '100 percent undecided' on where he'll go Rich Kleiman, the agent of Golden State Warriors star forward Kevin Durant, said the superstar is completely undecided on where he'll land as a free ...
21:12, 05/22/2019

Gerald McCoy linked to Browns, Colts, Patriots, Saints, Chargers Free agent defensive tackle Gerald McCoy is being linked to the Cleveland Browns, New England Patriots and Indianapolis Colts, among other teams, sin...
21:12, 05/22/2019

Roger Goodell: NFL won't interfere with Tyreek Hill investigation NFL commissioner Roger Goodell says the league will not interfere with the child abuse investigation in relation to Kansas City Chiefs wide receiver ...
21:12, 05/22/2019

Detroit Tigers fan butters up Curtis Granderson with popcorn during game Curtis Granderson spent his first six seasons playing for the Detroit Tigers and when he returned to the city Tuesday as a member of the Miami Marlin...
21:12, 05/22/2019

Distant relative of NFL veteran Tyrann Mathieu accused of trying to extort millions from player: officials A distant relative of Kansas City Chiefs star Tyrann Mathieu was arrested for allegedly trying to extort millions from the defensive back, according ...
21:12, 05/22/2019

Maximum Security eyeing New Jersey events for return to track, horse's owner says Maximum Security is targeting two New Jersey races for a return to the track after the horse was disqualified at the Kentucky Derby earlier this mont...
21:12, 05/22/2019

Triple amputee Army vet uses surfing to get through struggles: 'It's changed everything for me' Jose Martinez makes a six-hour drive down the Southern California coast to go surfing in San Diego and says even though he has struggled a bit throug...
21:12, 05/22/2019

Detroit Lions' Matthew Stafford opens up about 'tough times' while wife recovers from brain surgery Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford opened up about “some tough times” he and his wife, Kelly, have had to go through since she had surgery to...
21:12, 05/22/2019

Drake seen massaging Toronto Raptors coach's shoulders as some question his behavior Drake is the Toronto Raptors’ biggest fan so it was no surprise when he showed up on the sidelines of the Scotiabank Arena on Tuesday night during th...
21:12, 05/22/2019

Philadelphia Eagles' Lane Johnson donates $500G to Kilgore College for new athletic facility Philadelphia Eagles offensive lineman Lane Johnson announced Wednesday he was donating $500,000 to Kilgore College for the construction of a “The Lan...
21:12, 05/22/2019

Female squash competitors 'shocked' after prizes include sex toy, callus remover A group of female squash competitors in Spain were outraged after they were given sex toys, wax and a callus remover as prizes at the Asturias Squash...
21:12, 05/22/2019

Boxer accuses Jay-Z, sports agency of negligence after suffering 'devastating brain hemorrhage' A boxer filed a lawsuit against Jay-Z and the rapper’s agency Roc Nation Sports on Tuesday accusing both parties of scheduling him for a handful of f...
21:12, 05/22/2019

USMNT roster unveiled for training camp ahead of Jamaica friendly and Gold Cup Gregg Berhalter is preparing for his first major competition as U.S. men’s national soccer team coach.The highly anticipated roster is a complicated ...
20:12, 05/22/2019

Reuben Foster injury is painful for Redskins, who viewed him as a potential team leader Washington had hoped Foster, who will miss the season with a torn ACL, would be a difference-maker and leader on defense, despite a past that include...
20:12, 05/22/2019

Olympic marathon silver medalist Kirwa suspended for doping Bahrain's Olympic women's marathon silver medalist Eunice Kirwa has been provisionally suspended after failing a doping test, the Athletics Integrity...
20:12, 05/22/2019

Soccer: U.S. '99 World Cup win should have done more for women's game - Foudy The United States' World Cup triumph on home soil in 1999 was a watershed moment for the sport but midfielder Julie Foudy had hoped it would help the...
20:12, 05/22/2019

Cycling: Australia's Ewan wins stage 11 of Giro d'Italia Australia's Caleb Ewan claimed the 11th stage of the Giro d'Italia on Wednesday after a bunch sprint at the end of a 221-kilometer ride from Carpi to...
20:12, 05/22/2019

Athletics: Former Kenya athletics head Rotich banned for 10 years Michael Rotich, the former head of Kenya's track and field team, has been banned from athletics for 10 years after the International Association of A...
20:12, 05/22/2019

Swimming: 'Iron Lady' Hosszu fired up by ISL battle She was one of the stars of the Rio Olympics and is now leading a revolution in swimming but Hungarian triple gold medal winner Katinka Hosszu believ...
20:12, 05/22/2019

Motor racing: Raikkonen shrugs off 300 race milestone Kimi Raikkonen is attending his 300th Formula One Grand Prix in Monaco this weekend, and the 2007 world champion could hardly care less about the mil...
20:12, 05/22/2019

Motor racing: Hamilton exempted from media duties as F1 mourns Lauda Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton was exempted from media duties at the Monaco Grand Prix on Wednesday as teams and drivers came to terms wit...
20:12, 05/22/2019

Bruins open as Cup favorites against Blues The St. Louis Blues, who were a 300-to-1 long shot to win the Stanley Cup in early January, have come a long way but still will enter the Stanley Cup...
20:12, 05/22/2019

Warriors' owner 'confident' of keeping Thompson, Durant Golden State Warriors owner Joe Lacob intends to re-sign Klay Thompson and Kevin Durant when they become unrestricted free agents this summer, even t...
20:12, 05/22/2019

IOC wants to remove boxing body AIBA from Tokyo Olympics The IOC will vote next month on whether to remove AIBA from organizing the boxing competition at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics     ...
19:48, 05/22/2019

Putintseva, Brengle reach Nuremberg Cup quarterfinals Top-seeded Yulia Putintseva of Kazakhstan beat Germany's Mona Barthel 7-6 (8), 6-1 to book her place in the Nuremberg Cup quarterfinals on Wedne...
19:48, 05/22/2019

FRENCH OPEN '19: Nadal eyes 12th; Djokovic, Federer 2nd each The AP takes a look at some of the men to watch at the 2019 French Open, including top-ranked Novak Djokovic, 11-time champion Rafael Nadal and 2009 ...
19:48, 05/22/2019

Brewers' Yelich out of lineup again with back spasms NL MVP Christian Yelich scratched from Milwaukee's lineup against Cincinnati for 2nd consecutive day because of back spasms    &...
19:48, 05/22/2019

NFL committee to decide whether to tweak interference rule NFL owners have given the competition committee the go-ahead to decide whether to refine the new rule allowing replay challenges involving pass inter...
19:48, 05/22/2019

Vettel and Leclerc under pressure to give Ferrari needed win Sebastian Vettel and Charles Leclerc are under pressure to deliver Ferrari a much-needed win at the Monaco Grand Prix      ...
19:48, 05/22/2019

Iowa hires Billy Taylor as assistant basketball coach Iowa has hired former Lehigh and Ball State head coach Billy Taylor to be an assistant on Fran McCaffery's staff      ...
19:48, 05/22/2019

J.J. Watt did something awesome to help a young student get a better grade on class project The Texans star took time to film a commercial for "Energy Chips" in hopes the student will get a better grade on a project.     ...
19:48, 05/22/2019

Is NFL on the verge of allowing marijuana for pain management? An agreement between NFL and the NFLPA to further study pain management could signal the league has an open mind on allowing marijuana as pain remedy...
19:48, 05/22/2019

Kevin Durant's agent says Warriors star still undecided on what he'll do in free agency Rich Kleiman said the Golden State Warriors forward is focused on rehabbing his calf injury and the NBA Finals, not the free agency period looming. ...
19:48, 05/22/2019

HS coach says RJ Barrett 'deserved more attention' at Duke, has 'argument' to be top pick RJ Barrett's high school coach said he thinks his former player "deserved more attention" in his freshman season at Duke.    ...
19:48, 05/22/2019

NFL adjusts replay review of pass interference, forcing coaches to challenge in final two minutes of half The league adopts revision to newly implemented rules to review pass interference, forcing coaches (not the booth) to challenge at end of each half. ...
19:48, 05/22/2019

East Lansing High assistant baseball coach dies after throwing batting practice East Lansing High School assistant baseball coach Ed Outslay collapsed after batting practice. He was pronounced dead after being taken to a hospital...
19:48, 05/22/2019

How the Yankees have stayed red-hot through all the devastating injuries The Yankees are on a 24-8 run despite an injury-ravaged roster – missing players like Aaron Judge and Giancarlo Stanton.    ...
19:48, 05/22/2019

NBA post-lottery mock draft: Predicting the entire first round After last week's NBA draft lottery, we know the order. But we still have to wait a month to see who goes where. So until then, we're playi...
19:48, 05/22/2019

Blues fan is a Stanley Cup away from turning $400 into $100K in unlikely bet A Blues fan was on a business trip in Las Vegas when he noticed the Blues were a 250-1 longshot to win Stanley Cup. Now his $400 can become $100K. &...
19:48, 05/22/2019

Analysis: Ex-NFL star Kellen Winslow's rape trial quickly gets to graphic testimony from first accuser Kellen Winslow II faced his first rape accuser in court on Tuesday, when she underwent intense questioning from his attorney.    ...
19:48, 05/22/2019

Olympian Danielle Scott was stabbed while trying to save her sister's life. Now, she fights to find her way forward Former Olympic volleyball player Danielle Scott was stabbed while trying to save her sister's life last November. Now, she is grieving — a...
19:48, 05/22/2019

Michigan offers Juwan Howard head coaching job; deal being negotiated Michigan has offered its basketball coaching job to Juwan Howard, the former Fab Five member. Howard would be replacing former coach John Beilein. &...
19:48, 05/22/2019

MLB trade deadline: Top 10 players who could be moved by July 31 There are 69 shopping days left before the July 31 MLB trade deadline. Madison Bumgarner heads the list of candidates to be traded.   ...
19:48, 05/22/2019

NFL asks teams to stop Oklahoma drill, others In response to data that showed a high rate of concussions during the early part of training camp in recent years, the NFL has asked teams to elimina...
19:24, 05/22/2019

Rookie goalie Jordan Binnington makes history in St. Louis Blues' Game 6 win St. Louis rookie goalie Jordan Binnington achieved another historic milestone as the Blues defeated the San Jose Sharks in Game 6 of the Western Conf...
18:48, 05/22/2019

Bobby Wagner wants record LB contract from Seahawks Bobby Wagner wants the Seattle Seahawks to make him the highest-paid inside linebacker in the NFL, after the franchise made Russell Wilson the league...
18:48, 05/22/2019

Eagles' Lane Johnson gives $500K for Kilgore College athletic training facility Philadelphia Eagles tackle Lane Johnson has given $500,000 to Kilgore College so that the school can construct "The Lane" Athletic Performance Center...
18:48, 05/22/2019

Kansas City Chiefs' Tyrann Mathieu victim of alleged $5 million extortion attempt Geourvon Sears, a distant relative of Kansas City Chiefs safety Tyrann Mathieu, was arrested on suspicion of trying to extort $5 million from the def...
18:48, 05/22/2019

Raimondi: 2019 is the right time for the new WWE 24/7 title ... if executed correctly WWE introduced a new 24/7 title with the idea that it could be defended anywhere at any time. Utilizing the whole roster and all of the WWE's media p...
18:12, 05/22/2019

Pound-for-pound rankings: Naoya Inoue is coming for the top spot ... fast Naoya Inoue accomplished a few things with his latest KO victory: He stopped a legit opponent, won a bantamweight world title and made a big jump in ...
18:12, 05/22/2019

The best loss of his life: How Jeremy Kennedy found himself on a path toward $1 million Jeremy Kennedy was 11-0 and in the UFC before a defeat changed the course of his career. Now the Canadian featherweight is in the PFL, making his deb...
18:12, 05/22/2019

Sources: Man United rule out move for Sancho Manchester United will pursue alternative targets to bolster their attacking options this summer after ruling out an £80 million move for Borussia Do...
18:12, 05/22/2019

Qatari Executive Is Charged With Corruption in I.A.A.F Scandal Yousef al-Obaidly, chief of the beIN Media Group, was accused of making a payoff to secure hosting rights for the track and field world championships...
17:48, 05/22/2019

Shakib Dethrones Rashid To Claim Top All-Rounder's Spot Before World Cup Shakib Al Hasan accumulated 140 runs in three matches and claimed two wickets with his orthodox spin in the recently concluded tri-series in Ireland....
17:36, 05/22/2019

Cowboys, Ezekiel Elliott on 'same page' about record contract extension Ezekiel Elliott's representatives and the Dallas Cowboys are on the same page regarding a record contract extension following the final year of his r...
17:00, 05/22/2019

Watch: Pete Alonso sets Mets record for rookie homers before All-Star break New York Mets star Pete Alonso hit his 16th home run of the season against the Washington Nationals, setting the franchise mark for rookie bombs befo...
17:00, 05/22/2019

Conor McGregor says ‘war is not over’ with Khabib Nurmagomedov, calls for rematch In an interview with motivational speaker Tony Robbins, the former UFC champion, who retired in March but has hinted at a return, also crowed about l...
16:12, 05/22/2019

NFL owners to consider tweaking pass interference reviews NFL owners meeting Wednesday will consider a proposal to refine the new rule that allows challenges involving pass interference, and may also announc...
15:12, 05/22/2019

Mkhitaryan to miss Europa League final for political reasons The choice of Baku as host of the Europa League final provided Arsenal with further grounds for discontent Tuesday when one of the team's most talent...
15:12, 05/22/2019

Ex-partner of deceased skater Coughlin says she was abused One of the former skating partners of two-time U.S. pairs champion John Coughlin has accused him in a series of Facebook posts of sexually assaulting...
15:12, 05/22/2019

Storm's Sue Bird needs surgery, will be out indefinitely ​​​​​​​Seattle Storm guard Sue Bird needs arthroscopic surgery on her left knee and will be out indefinitely, another big blow for the defending WNBA...
15:12, 05/22/2019

Houston Texans' J.J. Watt stars in fake commercial to give student project a grade ‘boost’ Houston Texans' J.J. Watt on Tuesday came up big for a student when the defensive end made time during his “lunch break” to record a fake “energy chi...
15:12, 05/22/2019

One in a billion: Why Virat Kohli represents a 'new India' In a country where cricket's unifying importance is tantamount to that of religion, the role of leading India into a World Cup comes with a certain d...
13:48, 05/22/2019

Sharks' Karlsson, Hertl, Pavelski all out for Game 6 San Jose Sharks defenseman Erik Karlsson and forward Tomas Hertl did not travel with the team to St. Louis for Game 6 against the Blues on Tuesday ni...
13:24, 05/22/2019

Blues KO Sharks in Game 6, reach first Final since '70 The worst team in the entire NHL a few days into the new year completed an astounding turnaround Tuesday as the St. Louis Blues advanced to the Stanl...
13:24, 05/22/2019

FIFA faces fan backlash over seating at women's World Cup World soccer governing body FIFA is facing a backlash on social media from fans who bought multiple tickets for next month's women's World Cup in Fra...
13:24, 05/22/2019

Distracted Zverev seeks to rediscover spark On the court Alexander Zverev has proved adept at shouldering the expectation heaped on him since his early teens, but off it the job of handling the...
13:24, 05/22/2019

Djokovic concedes he has mountain to climb at French Open World number one Novak Djokovic has enjoyed two good weeks on red clay but admitted that winning a second French Open title would be a tall order aft...
13:24, 05/22/2019

South Korea's Ji targets women's World Cup knockout stages South Korea are hopeful of qualifying for the knockout stages of the women's World Cup in France next month despite being placed in a tough group, mi...
13:24, 05/22/2019

Motor racing: Leclerc dream and Lauda memories stir Monaco emotions Charles Leclerc will race around his home streets in a Ferrari for the first time in Sunday's Monaco Grand Prix, a boyhood dream come true, but domin...
13:24, 05/22/2019

MLB roundup: Verlander, Astros dominate White Sox Justin Verlander carried a no-hitter into the seventh inning, and Michael Brantley keyed a four-run uprising in the fifth with an opposite-field doub...
13:24, 05/22/2019

Japan's sumo fans welcome Trump Trophy but wish he'd sit cross-legged U.S. President Donald Trump can expect a warm welcome from the sumo wrestling community when he presents a custom-made "Trump Award" to the winner of...
13:24, 05/22/2019

| Pitso's advice to Mwape Musonda Mamelodi Sundowns coach Pitso Mosimane has advised Black Leopards forward Mwape Musonda that the grass is not always greener at a more high profile c...
13:24, 05/22/2019

W.N.B.A. Season Preview: Does a Ring Await Elena Delle Donne? Four of the league’s biggest stars — Sue Bird, Maya Moore, Breanna Stewart and Diana Taurasi — are out for opening night and beyond. Liz Cambage and ...
12:12, 05/22/2019

Dortmund signs Thorgan Hazard from Gladbach Borussia Dortmund has strengthened its squad by signing Belgium midfielder Thorgan Hazard from Bundesliga rival Borussia Moenchengladbach  ...
12:12, 05/22/2019

Tornado warning? Who cares? The Blues are playing for a title! When your city’s hockey team has its first chance in nearly a half-century to reach the Stanley Cup Final, something as trivial as a tornado warning ...
10:48, 05/22/2019

| Off-field woes aside, bookies can't see past Crusaders Despite an ultra-competitive SA Super Rugby Conference with all five teams still in the running, bookmakers don't foresee anything but a NZ overall w...
10:24, 05/22/2019

O.J. Simpson’s No. 32 given to Bills player for first time in 42 years Simpson, who last played for Buffalo in 1977, said he was "fine" with his number being worn by running back Senorise Perry, who plays mostly on speci...
10:12, 05/22/2019

Duke tops Notre Dame 10-6 at ACC Tournament Michael Rothenberg hit a grand slam and drove in five runs, and Duke beat Notre Dame 10-6 night at the Atlantic Coast Conference baseball tournament ...
09:48, 05/22/2019

Hosmer's 2-run homer lifts Padres over Diamondbacks, 3-2 Eric Hosmer's two-run, opposite-field home run off Zack Greinke highlighted the three-run sixth inning that carried the San Diego Padres to a 3-...
09:48, 05/22/2019

Giants score three in ninth to beat Braves 4-3 Joe Panik hit a two-run single off Atlanta closer Luke Jackson with two outs to cap a three-run ninth inning, and the San Francisco Giants beat the A...
09:48, 05/22/2019

Gonzalez helps power Twins to 8-3 victory over Angels Marwin Gonzalez had two hits, a home run and drove in three runs as the Minnesota Twins rallied for a 8-3 victory over the Los Angeles Angels Tuesday...
09:48, 05/22/2019

Conor McGregor on brawl after UFC 229: I won 'the real fight' In a conversation with Tony Robbins, Conor McGregor broke down in detail the brawl that occurred following his loss to Khabib Nurmagomedov at UFC 229...
09:48, 05/22/2019

Aaron Rodgers also was unhappy about the 'Game of Thrones' series finale Aaron Rodgers, who made a guest appearance in the penultimate episode of "Game of Thrones," sounds off on the polarizing finale of the HBO series. &...
09:48, 05/22/2019

Ex-NFL star Kellen Winslow's rape trial gets ugly fast with first accuser's testimony Kellen Winslow II faced his first rape accuser in court on Tuesday, when she underwent intense questioning from his attorney.    ...
09:48, 05/22/2019

Opinion: Blues complete amazing turnaround by beating Sharks to reach Stanley Cup Final The St. Louis Blues, who were last in the NHL on Jan. 2, beat the San Jose Sharks and will face the Boston Bruins in the Stanley Cup Final.  &#...
09:48, 05/22/2019

Opinion: Raptors show in Game 4 that they can win without a fully functional Kawhi Leonard The Toronto Raptors showed in Eastern Conference finals Game 4 vs. the Milwaukee Bucks that they can win when Kawhi Leonard isn't at his best. ...
09:48, 05/22/2019

Robert Kraft Trial Is Postponed Judge Leonard Hanser agreed Tuesday to postpone the trial indefinitely while prosecutors appeal his decision blocking their use of secretly shot vide...
09:12, 05/22/2019

Yankees Continue to Pummel Orioles Pitching Clint Frazier homered twice and drove in a career-high five runs as the Yankees kept up their assault on Baltimore pitching in an 11-4 rout Tuesday n...
09:12, 05/22/2019

Ex-Partner of Deceased Figure Skater John Coughlin Says He Sexually Abused Her Coughlin, who died by suicide in January after being suspended from the sport, was accused by Bridget Namiotka, who said in recent Facebook postings ...
09:12, 05/22/2019

Caster Semenya Plans to Run 3,000-Meter Race, Which Doesn’t Require Her to Limit Testosterone Semenya, the two-time Olympic champion at 800 meters, is expected to race in the Prefontaine Classic next month in California. The 3,000 is not cover...
09:12, 05/22/2019

'Resilient' Blues savor improbable run to Cup Final As late as Jan. 2, the Blues were in last place overall in the NHL. Now, they're four wins away from hoisting the first Stanley Cup in franchise hist...
08:48, 05/22/2019

VanVleet's shot reborn after birth of 2nd child A day after the birth of his second child, Fred VanVleet broke out of his shooting slump and had his best game of the playoffs, scoring 13 points off...
08:48, 05/22/2019

The NFL is already considering tweaks to its replay-for-interference measure The league’s competition committee plans to seek authorization from the owners to modify the new system by which pass interference is reviewable by i...
07:24, 05/22/2019

Passan: How a 19-year-old prospect is turning the MLB draft upside down By signing to play in Japan and shunning the draft, Carter Stewart will make himself millions of dollars and might be changing the way baseball does ...
07:12, 05/22/2019

Watch: Milwaukee Bucks' Giannis Antetokounmpo nets vicious dunk on Toronto Raptors Milwaukee Bucks star forward Giannis Antetokounmpo went airborne for a ferocious one-handed dunk in the first quarter of Game 4 against the Toronto R...
06:12, 05/22/2019

Watch: Toronto Raptors' Kawhi Leonard dunks on Bucks' Giannis Antetokounmpo Toronto Raptors forward Kawhi Leonard shrugged off contact from Milwaukee Bucks star Giannis Antetokounmpo for a poster dunk in the second half Tuesd...
06:12, 05/22/2019

Sources: Pitcher skips MLB draft for Japan deal Carter Stewart is in agreement with a Japanese team on a deal that could set a new precedent for young prospects looking to make more money early in ...
06:12, 05/22/2019

McGregor on Khabib melee: 'This war is not over' Conor McGregor, in a recently released interview with self-help guru Tony Robbins, opened up about his postfight melee with Khabib Nurmagomedov's tea...
06:12, 05/22/2019

Wagner present, but not participating in Seahawks OTAs Bobby Wagner will be present for the Seattle Seahawks' optional offseason activities but he doesn't plan to participate    ...
02:36, 05/22/2019

Angels place Simmons on 10-day IL, Ohtani OK after scare The Los Angeles Angels have placed Andrelton Simmons on the 10-day injured list after he sprained his left ankle during a loss to the Minnesota Twins...
02:36, 05/22/2019

Josh Jones not in attendance at Packers' OTAs With just about everyone on the 90-man roster present for the second day of the Packers' voluntary organized team activities, safety Josh Jones ...
02:36, 05/22/2019

Trail Blazers' cohesiveness helped them to conference finals The Portland Trail Blazers faced a number of challenges on the journey to their first Western Conference finals in 19 years     ...
02:36, 05/22/2019

LEADING OFF: Scherzer vs. deGrom, Hamels faces Phillies LEADING OFF: Nats' Scherzer vs. Mets' deGrom in a rematch of opener; Cubs' Hamels starts against Phillies for the first time  &#...
02:36, 05/22/2019

FIFA working on solution for World Cup ticketing issue FIFA says it is working toward a solution with the local organizing committee in France after some fans buying tickets for the Women's World Cup...
02:36, 05/22/2019

Robert Kraft trial indefinitely postponed while video suppression ruling is appealed Judge Leonard Hanser postponed New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft's solicitation trial as prosecutors appeal ruling to ban use of day spa v...
02:36, 05/22/2019

Former Louisville basketball coach Denny Crum hospitalized after stroke Former Louisville coach Denny Crum was hospitalized this week after a stroke. He previously suffered a stroke in 2017.      ...
02:36, 05/22/2019

Man arrested for alleged extortion attempt against Chiefs' Tyrann Mathieu, per report A New Orleans man allegedly tried to extort more than $1 million from Kansas City Chiefs safety Tyrann Mathieu.        ...
02:36, 05/22/2019

Hamilton says Lauda was a 'bright light' in his life Five times Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton hailed Niki Lauda on Tuesday as "a bright light" in his life and said he would not have moved to...
02:12, 05/22/2019

Seahawks' Wagner not practicing while seeking new deal Seattle Seahawks linebacker Bobby Wagner is present at organized team activities but will not practice, as he seeks an extension from the team enteri...
02:12, 05/22/2019

Designed by committee, Toyota's Japan Taxi becomes an expensive Olympic symbol Toyota Motor's Japan Taxi, born in a government committee and designed to be an all-things-to-all-people cab, has become a high-priced icon of Tokyo'...
02:12, 05/22/2019

OTAs notebook: Jags' Ramsey absent, but Ngakoue shows Cornerback Jalen Ramsey remains absent from Jacksonville Jaguars offseason workouts, but defensive end Yannick Ngakoue was present on Tuesday after m...
02:12, 05/22/2019

ATP roundup: Zverev cruises to Geneva quarterfinals Top-seeded German Alexander Zverev breezed through his first match at the Banque Eric Sturdza Geneva Open in Switzerland on Tuesday, downing Latvia's...
01:12, 05/22/2019

Ethridge, Ole Miss top Missouri 2-1 in SEC Tournament Will Ethridge allowed one run in seven innings and Mississippi beat Missouri 2-1 in the first round of the Southeastern Conference Tournament  ...
00:48, 05/22/2019

How an Olympic volleyball star found purpose after sister's tragic murder Five-time Olympian Danielle Scott reflects on the alleged murder of her sister and the fight to stay positive after tragedy.     ...
00:48, 05/22/2019

Carr back for 6th year as Raiders QB after offseason rumors Derek Carr has acknowledged that speculation about whether the Oakland Raiders would draft a quarterback this offseason was annoying, even if he was ...
00:48, 05/22/2019

Mariota's approach to final year of contract: 'Let it ride' Titans quarterback Marcus Mariota not changing his approach in final year of his contract, choosing to work hard and 'let it ride'  &...
00:48, 05/22/2019

Pelicans VP pictures future with Davis, Williamson For a team with the No. 1 pick in the NBA draft, vice president of basketball operations David Griffin confesses the New Orleans Pelicans are still l...
00:24, 05/22/2019

| Sri Lanka snap losing streak with Scotland win Sri Lanka snapped an eight-match one-day international losing streak ahead of the World Cup with a 35-run win over Scotland in a rain-affected match ...
00:24, 05/22/2019

| Ex-Athletics boss and Qatari TV director investigated over Doha Worlds The boss of Qatari television channel and an ex-athletics chief are under investigation since over alleged corruption in regards to the World Athleti...
00:24, 05/22/2019

Rest for the weary: Warriors will only get stronger with break before NBA Finals These six straight wins since Kevin Durant went down have been as impressive a stretch as coach Steve Kerr has had during his tenure.   &#...
00:12, 05/22/2019

Mets' Todd Frazier responds in feud with Nationals' Adam Eaton: 'Pay off your mortgage' After brushing off the subject following the Mets' win over the Nationals the previous night, Todd Frazier opened up on his feelings about Adam ...
00:12, 05/22/2019

How football helped Detroit Lions QB Matthew Stafford cope with wife's health scare Having to learn a new offense has helped take Detroit Lions QB Matthew Stafford's mind off his wife Kelly's recovery from brain surgery. &...
00:12, 05/22/2019

Watch: Trail Blazers' Meyers Leonard defends Damian Lillard following series sweep Portland's Meyers Leonard came to the defense of star guard Damian Lillard after the Golden State Warriors swept the Trail Blazers in the NBA Western...
23:48, 05/21/2019

Watch: Colin Kaepernick celebrates with Warriors after sweep Former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick joined Golden State Warriors players in celebrating their Western Conference finals sweep of ...
23:48, 05/21/2019

Ed Cooley rejects Michigan to stay at Providence Providence College men's basketball coach Ed Cooley signed a multiyear contract extension with the Friars after meeting with the University of Michig...
23:48, 05/21/2019

Pelicans executive calls team 'right environment' for Anthony Davis New Orleans Pelicans executive vice president of basketball operations David Griffin called the organization the 'right environment' for veteran forw...
23:48, 05/21/2019

Dodgers' Julio Urías reinstated from administrative leave Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Julio Urías has officially been reinstated from administrative leave by Major League Baseball following a May 13 arrest f...
23:48, 05/21/2019

MLB Draft prospect Carter Stewart signs with Japanese team Eastern Florida State Junior College pitcher Carter Stewart, who was the No. 8 overall pick in the 2018 MLB Draft but did not sign with the Atlanta B...
23:48, 05/21/2019

Patrick Mahomes reveals how far he took his ketchup obsession Kansas City Chiefs star Patrick Mahomes absolutely loves ketchup as he revealed his obsession with the condiment during his phenomenal season which l...
22:24, 05/21/2019

A pro ‘Fortnite’ player is suing his team and the entire esports world could feel the fallout In a lawsuit that could drastically alter how esports player contracts are structured, Turner "Tfue" Tenney is claiming his team illegally restricted...
22:12, 05/21/2019

Mississippi State extends Moorhead's contract through 2022 Mississippi State football coach Joe Moorhead has received a contract extension through the 2022 season that will pay an average base salary of $3.2 ...
22:00, 05/21/2019

Adidas: Spain's FA has no grounds for ending contract Adidas says Spain's soccer federation has no grounds for terminating its contract with the sports apparel company, and will fight to keep the ag...
22:00, 05/21/2019

Cooley signs extension to stay at Providence Providence coach Ed Cooley has agreed to a multiyear contract extension to remain with the Friars and withdrawn his name from consideration for the t...
22:00, 05/21/2019

Dodgers' Urías reinstated from administrative leave Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Julio Urías was reinstated from administrative leave by Major League Baseball       ...
22:00, 05/21/2019

| Morgan has 'no regrets' as England go in search of World Cup glory England captain Eoin Morgan believes the tournament hosts have done everything they possibly could to get themselves ready for a tilt at the World Cu...
21:48, 05/21/2019

Warriors installed as Finals favorite over TBD Bucks-Raptors winner Golden State clinched a spot in a fifth consecutive NBA Finals and sportsbooks installed the Warriors as the favorites against an opponent to be dete...
21:24, 05/21/2019

Blazers' Lillard set for $191 million supermax deal: report The Portland Trail Blazers and All-Star guard Damian Lillard are expected to agree to a four-year, $191 million supermax contract extension, Yahoo Sp...
21:24, 05/21/2019

Swedish club Djurgarden says player has been racially abused Swedish club Djurgarden says one of its players has received racial abuse following a top-flight league game in which he won a penalty   &...
21:12, 05/21/2019

Storm's Sue Bird needs surgery, will be out indefinitely Seattle Storm guard Sue Bird needs arthroscopic surgery on her left knee and will be out indefinitely, another big blow for the defending WNBA champs...
21:12, 05/21/2019

Doncic, Young unanimous NBA All-Rookie first-teamers Dallas' Luka Doncic and Atlanta's Trae Young unanimous first-team selections for NBA All-Rookie team        ...
21:12, 05/21/2019

Messi, Aguero and Di Maria in Argentina's Copa America squad Argentina included Lionel Messi, Sergio Aguero and Angel Di Maria in its Copa America squad, while Inter Milan striker Mauro Icardi was left out ...
21:12, 05/21/2019

Ducoff powers Texas A&M past Florida 8-7 in 10 winnings Jonathan Ducoff delivered an RBI single in the bottom of the 10th and also had a three-run homer to lift Texas A&M to an 8-7 victory over Florida Tue...
21:12, 05/21/2019

Iowa's Jordan Bohannon out indefinitely with hip injury Iowa point guard Jordan Bohannon is out indefinitely with a hip injury, one that could put his senior season in jeopardy     ...
21:12, 05/21/2019

NCAA tables possibility of overseeing esports NCAA's board of governors voted unanimously late last month to table the possibility of overseeing and holding championships for esports.  ...
21:12, 05/21/2019

Undrafted player shows up at Panthers' stadium with 'will pass rush for hot wings' sign On Monday, Harold showed up to the Carolina Panthers' Bank of America Stadium with a sign that read, "Will pass rush for hot wings."  ...
21:12, 05/21/2019

Minutes, injury concerns piling up for Raptors ahead of pivotal Game 4 vs. Bucks Following a grueling series against the Sixers and now a double-overtime game against the Bucks, do the Raptors have enough energy to beat the Bucks?...
21:12, 05/21/2019

Elena Delle Donne on becoming sister Lizzie's caretaker: 'She'll be with me' WNBA star Elena Delle Donne discusses her relationship with her older sister, who has developmental disabilities, on HBO Tuesday night.   ...
21:12, 05/21/2019

Report: Amateur prospect Carter Stewart opts for Japan over MLB draft Draft prospect Carter Stewart is making a unique career decision, foregoing his chance in this June's Major League Baseball draft to play overse...
21:12, 05/21/2019

Reds' Derek Dietrich doing everything he can to make baseball loosen up Reds veteran Derek Dietrich has become the king of hijinks, making headlines this season with bat-flips and colorful antics.     ...
21:12, 05/21/2019

Eagles' Carson Wentz practicing 'without limitations,' but Malcolm Jenkins absent from OTAs Philadelphia QB Carson Wentz is practicing "without limitations" following last year's back injury. However S Malcolm Jenkins is skipping volunt...
21:12, 05/21/2019

Niki Lauda: A remarkable man. A very special person Maurice Hamilton looks back on an interview with Niki Lauda in which the three-time world champion opened up about his biggest triumph and greatest d...
21:00, 05/21/2019

Griffin: Pels 'right environment' for Zion, AD Pelicans executive vice president David Griffin said New Orleans is creating the "right environment" to attract top draft prospects Zion Williamson a...
21:00, 05/21/2019

Top 5 picks make up NBA All-Rookie first team For the first time since the 1984-85 season, the top five selections in the NBA draft made up the NBA's All-Rookie first team that was announced Tues...
21:00, 05/21/2019

Real Betis, coming off win at Real Madrid, visits D.C. United for Audi Field friendly Betis just completed its Spanish La Liga campaign in 10th place, and as the first club since 2002-03 to win at Barcelona (4-3) and at Real Madrid (2-...
20:48, 05/21/2019

Joe Namath: Choosing to play for the New York Jets was a 'no-brainer' Hall of Fame quarterback Joe Namath had the rare opportunity to either play one of the two competing professional football leagues at the time or tak...
20:12, 05/21/2019

Antonio Brown tweets ‘two face’ after quarterback Ben Roethlisberger apologizes for dissing him Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger apologized to former teammate Antonio Brown for comments he made during last season about the wide...
20:12, 05/21/2019

| Bolivian referee death puts altitude matches under spotlight The death of a Bolivian referee officiating a match at more than 4,000 meters has reopened the debate about the safety of playing football at such al...
20:12, 05/21/2019

| Messi and Aguero in Argentina preliminary Copa America squad Lionel Messi and the returning Sergio Aguero headed a 33-man list as Argentina coach Lionel Scaloni named his enlarged preliminary Copa America squad...
20:12, 05/21/2019

| Former race driver Niki Lauda was business visionary Even the humble baseball cap he wore illustrated Niki Lauda's attitude to business and money -- the multi-millionaire never missed an opportunity to ...
20:12, 05/21/2019

| CAS has stirred up emotions over Caster decision CAS has stirred up emotions over its decision to uphold the IAAF's ruling forcing Caster Semenya to take medication to reduce her testosterone levels...
20:12, 05/21/2019

Red Sox, Yankees to face off on turf for 1st time When the Red Sox play the Yankees next month at Olympic Stadium in London, it will mark the first time in their rivalry that the game will be played ...
18:36, 05/21/2019

Source: Patriots, Edelman reach 2-year extension Patriots receiver Julian Edelman, a three-time Super Bowl champ and the MVP of Super Bowl LIII, has signed a two-year extension that is worth up to $...
18:36, 05/21/2019

Cooley stays with Friars after meeting with U-M Ed Cooley, who interviewed for the coaching vacancy at Michigan, will instead remain with Providence. He has led the Friars to the NCAA tournament in...
18:36, 05/21/2019

Velocity is strangling baseball — and its grip keeps tightening Pick a problem, or a perceived problem, in baseball, and it can probably be traced back, directly or indirectly, to the rise of velocity as the sport...
18:36, 05/21/2019

Warriors 119, Blazers 117, OT | Golden State wins the series, 4-0.: Warriors Sweep Blazers to Reach Their 5th Straight N.B.A. Finals With a comeback overtime victory in Game 4 of the Western Conference finals, Golden State moved on to seek a third consecutive title and its fourth i...
18:24, 05/21/2019

French prosecutors lay out allegations against former IAAF chief Diack French prosecutors have described a web of corruption once rife in world athletics, including bribes paid to cover up athletes' positive drugs tests,...
17:48, 05/21/2019

| Proteas women aim to correct mistakes, level T20 series Proteas women assistant coach Salieg Nackerdien believes they must back themselves to change a few aspects of their game to get back into the series....
17:36, 05/21/2019

Three Generations of Andretti's Predict Indy 500 While Playing Mario's Classic Sega Game Mario Andretti won the Indy 500 50 years ago, his grandson Marco will compete in the race this year. Watch as Marco races his father Michael on Sega....
16:48, 05/21/2019

| WATCH: World Rugby's incredible 'Try and Stop Us' ad World Rugby introduced a campaign to grow women's rugby right around the world which includes a stunning advert that will certainly inspire a new gen...
16:36, 05/21/2019

| Bulls going back to back? Why it’s unlikely The Bulls would hark back to the glory days of 2007 under Heyneke Meyer if they can clinch successive Australasian tour wins on Friday, writes Rob H...
16:36, 05/21/2019

Sano's 2-run homer propels Twins over Angels 3-1 Miguel Sano's two-run homer in the eighth inning lifted the Minnesota Twins to a 3-1 victory over the Los Angeles Angels Monday night  ...
16:24, 05/21/2019

Catching on: Langley switches from cornerback to receiver Denver Broncos third-year player Brendan Langley is making the transition from cornerback to wide receiver this season.     ...
16:24, 05/21/2019

Schwartz, Tarasenko have Blues close to Cup Final The Blues are within one win of their first Stanley Cup Final since 1970 and Vladimir Tarasenko and Jaden Schwartz have played huge roles  ...
16:24, 05/21/2019

Tottenham bans 3 fans for selling Champions League tickets Champions League finalist Tottenham says it banned three season-ticket holders who offered to sell their match seats online for a profit   ...
16:24, 05/21/2019

Top-seeded Barty withdraws from French Open warm-up event Top-seeded Ashleigh Barty has withdrawn from the Internationaux de Strasbourg clay-court tournament because of a right arm injury    ...
16:24, 05/21/2019

Arsenal to leave Mkhitaryan at home for Europa League final Arsenal says Henrikh Mkhitaryan will be staying at home when the team plays Chelsea in the Europa League final because of concerns about political te...
16:24, 05/21/2019

Figure skater said partner who committed suicide sexually abused her A former figure skater said her partner John Coughlin, who committed suicide earlier this year, sexually abused her.       ...
16:24, 05/21/2019

Lille goalkeeper Mike Maignan earns France call-up France coach Didier Deschamps has called up three new players, including Lille goalkeeper Mike Maignan, for upcoming European Championship qualifiers...
16:24, 05/21/2019

Analyst Deb Antonelli raises over $80K for Special Olympics through 24-hour free throw fundraiser Basketball analyst Deb Antonelli raised over $80,000 for Special Olympics through a free throw fundraiser. She shot for 24 hours.    ...
16:24, 05/21/2019

Opinion: Warriors' uncommon belief in themselves has lifted them to NBA Finals yet again On top of the Warriors' prodigious talent is an unmatched hunger to win and belief in themselves. That combination has them in the NBA Finals ag...
16:24, 05/21/2019

Meet the 11-year-old who wants to be the youngest Indy 500 winner ever Justin Wilson was Elliot Cox’s inspiration. Justin had dyslexia. Elliot had dyslexia. Justin drove in Indy 500. One day, Elliot wants to do the...
16:24, 05/21/2019

Steph Curry, Draymond Green rewriting NBA history. So are Warriors The Golden State Warriors are heading to the NBA Finals for the fifth consecutive season. Here is a look at some incredible numbers from their run. ...
16:24, 05/21/2019

Were images of Arizona Diamondbacks' potential new stadium leaked by architectural firm? An architectural firm might have offered a sneak peek at what the home of the Arizona Diamondbacks could look like.       &...
16:24, 05/21/2019

MLB feud: Adam Eaton on heated exchange with Todd Frazier: 'He's very childish’ Mets third baseman Todd Frazier and Nationals outfielder Adam Eaton had a heated exchange between innings that was caught by a television camera. &#...
16:24, 05/21/2019

Bills let another player wear O.J. Simpson's No. 32 for first time in 42 years Buffalo Bills back Senorise Perry picked No. 32 as his jersey for the 2019 season. Just like that, O.J. Simpson's number belongs to another play...
16:24, 05/21/2019

Minor league team complete rare four-HR, cycle feat achieved only once in MLB history The Class AA Reno Aces had players who hit four home runs (Yasmany Tomas) and the cycle (Matt Szczur) in one game, something done once in MLB history...
16:24, 05/21/2019

Good luck charm? Draymond Green offers to buy reporter's trip to NBA Finals after Game 4 win Draymond Green told a reporter he "was good luck today" after the Golden State Warriors swept of the Portland Trail Blazers to reach the NBA Finals. ...
16:24, 05/21/2019

Steph and Seth Curry shared a special moment after the Western Conference finals Stephen Curry and Seth Curry exchanged jerseys and a hug after Steph's Warriors completed the sweep of the Trail Blazers.    ...
16:24, 05/21/2019

Quarterback transfers are surging and creating challenges for college football coaches The rise in quarterback transfers has left head coaches scrambling to fill depth charts and locate what is increasingly rare: the developed backup. ...
16:24, 05/21/2019

| CWC Proteas: Will their fielding cut it? Dicey shoulders, a few ageing limbs … it may be tricky for SA to match their past, lofty standards in the field at the imminent 2019 World Cup, says ...
16:12, 05/21/2019

Women's World Cup ticket holders learn some seats are separated Women’s World Cup ticket holders learned Monday some of their seats aren’t together – with some people finding out they might not be in the same row ...
16:00, 05/21/2019

Tennis: Barty withdraws from Strasbourg International Ashleigh Barty's French Open preparations suffered a blow on Tuesday when a right arm injury forced the Australian's withdrawal from the Strasbourg I...
15:24, 05/21/2019

Record London Marathon entries pass 450,000 More than 450,000 runners have entered the ballot for next year's London Marathon, breaking the event's own world record for registrations, organizer...
15:24, 05/21/2019

Tom Brady pledges to break diet and eat this if ‘Jeopardy!’ phenom lost New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady put his intense diet on the line Monday, betting that if “Jeopardy!” phenom James Holzhauer lost he would ...
15:00, 05/21/2019

Illinois standout Bobby Roundtree able to 'eat and speak normally' after spinal surgery, official says University of Illinois defensive end Bobby Roundtree’s health appears to be slightly improving after undergoing surgery for a severe spinal injury he...
15:00, 05/21/2019

Washington Redskins' Reuben Foster tears ACL on third rep of organized team activities: report Washington Redskins linebacker Reuben Foster reportedly tore his ACL in his left knee on the third rep of organized team activities Monday and will m...
15:00, 05/21/2019

Gaethje: UFC should remove McGregor from rankings if he doesn't fight Justin Gaethje is ready to get back into the Octagon, but he cannot do that until the UFC gives him an opponent. He sits down with ESPN to talk about...
14:36, 05/21/2019

Why PECOTA projections were so wrong about the Cubs Remember the preseason formula that put Chicago at the bottom of the NL Central? Two months into the season, it looks like the Cubs are having the la...
14:36, 05/21/2019

Yanks, Red Sox play on artificial turf London The traditional rivalry between the New York Yankees and Boston Red Sox will take a radical twist when they meet in London next month: They will play...
14:36, 05/21/2019

Antetokounmpo funds basketball court in fire-ravaged Greece Greek NBA star Giannis Antetokounmpo has agreed to fund the construction of an indoor basketball court in a fire-ravaged area outside Athens where at...
14:36, 05/21/2019

Mkhitaryan to miss Europa League final amid safety concerns Arsenal's Armenian international Henrikh Mkhitaryan has been left out of the English club's Europa League final squad amid concerns for his safety in...
14:00, 05/21/2019

| IOC sees scope for more Tokyo 2020 games budget cuts Tokyo 2020 can make further reductions to its budget despite some sports associations voicing concerns that cost-cutting could harm the running of th...
14:00, 05/21/2019

Pioneering female soccer referee Yamashita hoping to inspire Japanese referee Yoshimi Yamashita is hoping her trailblazing work as part of the first all-female trio to officiate a men's match in Asian continent...
13:00, 05/21/2019

My way or the highway: Lauda's F1 creed Having risen in triumph from the brink of death on the track, Niki Lauda's life was one of almost biblical proportions that was given the Hollywood t...
12:12, 05/21/2019

Three-time F1 champion Lauda dead at 70 Three-time Formula One champion Niki Lauda, who recovered from a near-fatal accident to become one of motor racing's greatest drivers, has died aged ...
12:12, 05/21/2019

Austrian motor racing great Niki Lauda, who survived fiery crash, dies Austrian motor racing great Niki Lauda, whose comeback from a near-fatal crash made him a global symbol of resilience and determination, has died at ...
11:48, 05/21/2019

MLB roundup: Sanchez's blast caps Yanks' rally Gary Sanchez capped a four-run top of the ninth inning with a three-run homer as the New York Yankees rallied for a 10-7 victory over the Baltimore O...
11:48, 05/21/2019

Former Formula One champion Lauda dead at 70 Three-times Formula One world champion Niki Lauda, regarded as one of the finest racers of all time and who later became a successful airline entrepr...
11:48, 05/21/2019

| 'Intoxicated' Mo'unga sorry for spitting beer on woman A Cape Town woman has alleged that All Blacks and Crusaders flyhalf Richie Mo'unga spat beer at her and her friends in a bar in the city earlier this...
11:36, 05/21/2019

| 1.5 tons of potatoes await Comrades runners With less than three weeks to go until the 2019 Comrades Marathon, runners across South Africa - and the world - are doing their last-minute preparat...
11:36, 05/21/2019

| Waratahs hooker Latu suspended over drunk-drive charge Apologetic Wallabies hooker Tolu Latu has been stood down by the Waratahs after being charged with drunk-driving and failing to tell the club about i...
11:36, 05/21/2019

| England pick Archer as hosts confirm CWC squad Jofra Archer's late bid for a Cricket World Cup place was rewarded when the Sussex fast bowler was named in hosts England's 15-man squad for the tour...
11:36, 05/21/2019

Jofra Archer Included As England Announce 15-Member World Cup Team Jofra Archer's late bid for a World Cup place was rewarded with the Barbados-born fast bowler being named in hosts England's 15-man squad for the tou...
11:24, 05/21/2019

Warriors defeat Blazers 119-117 in OT, heading to fifth straight NBA finals The Golden State Warriors swept their way to a fifth straight NBA Finals, getting triple-doubles from Stephen Curry and Draymond Green in a 119-117 o...
10:36, 05/21/2019

Indiana college softball team pulls off stunning hidden-ball trick to advance to World Series Indiana college softball players used teamwork and a bit of subterfuge to pull off a hidden-ball trick Saturday that secured their spot in the Women’...
10:36, 05/21/2019

| Australia's Burns leaves Lancashire 'for personal reasons Joe Burns' Ashes chances have taken a hit with the Australian batsman calling time on his stint with English county side Lancashire and heading home ...
10:24, 05/21/2019

| New Lakers coach Vogel calls for 'togetherness' Los Angeles Lakers head coach Frank Vogel said forging a sense of "togetherness" would be crucial as he attempts to halt six years of failure at the ...
10:24, 05/21/2019

| Sanchez set for off-season training to prove fitness Manchester United forward Alexis Sanchez will reportedly return to the club in the off-season as he looks to prove his fitness ahead of a potential m...
10:24, 05/21/2019

| Mo'unga, Bridge named in Cape Town abuse incidents New Zealand Rugby has launched an independent inquiry into allegations Crusaders players engaged in homophobic abuse and groped a woman on their rece...
10:24, 05/21/2019

Watch: Golden State Warriors' Stephen Curry sinks difficult scoop layup in Game 4 Golden State Warriors point guard Stephen Curry converted a tough layup in the first quarter of Game 4 against the Portland Trail Blazers on Monday n...
09:48, 05/21/2019

Curry, Green triple-doubles lead Warriors to series sweep over Trail Blazers The Golden State Warriors advanced to the NBA Finals for the fifth straight year with a 119-117 overtime victory Monday night to sweep the Portland T...
09:48, 05/21/2019

Australia "Pumped" As Steve Smith And David Warner Seek Redemption Australia beat New Zealand by seven wickets on home turf to be crowned champions in 2015 and extend their record as the tournament's most successful ...
09:12, 05/21/2019

Niki Lauda, Formula One Legend: A Story Of Fire And Ice On fire in a burning cockpit: Formula One legend Niki Lauda, who died at the age of 70, will forever be known for his 1976 accident. But even the hor...
09:12, 05/21/2019

Yankees' big guns start flexing their muscles After relying on its lesser-known fill-ins the past few weeks, New York's latest comeback win was fueled by some familiar faces -- with more on the w...
09:00, 05/21/2019

Blazers swept despite big minutes-led advantage The Trail Blazers led in the Western Conference finals for more minutes than the Warriors by a 101-83 margin. Portland's problem, however, was that n...
09:00, 05/21/2019

Sources: Urias to be reinstated, rejoin Dodgers Left-hander Julio Urías will be reinstated from administrative leave after Major League Baseball did not obtain a security video that allegedly showe...
08:12, 05/21/2019

Warriors first to 5 Finals in row since 1966 Celtics The Warriors came back from a double-digit second-half deficit for the third straight game to sweep the Blazers and secure their fifth straight NBA F...
08:12, 05/21/2019

Yoenis Cespedes fractures ankle in ‘violent fall’ at his ranch, Mets say Mets General Manager Brodie Van Wagenen announced the news about Cespedes, who has been recovering from heel surgery, and also made a statement of su...
07:48, 05/21/2019

Ezekiel Elliott handcuffed, but not arrested, after incident with Las Vegas security guard "These are all bumps, and people have challenges," Cowboys chief operating officer Stephen Jones said of the star running back, who was attending a m...
07:48, 05/21/2019

Stephen Curry torments Trail Blazers again, sending Warriors to fifth straight NBA Finals Curry scores a game-high 37 points, and Golden State rallies from a 17-point second-half deficit to complete a sweep in the Western Conference finals...
07:48, 05/21/2019

Curry, Green carry Warriors to sweep of Blazers Stephen Curry and Draymond Green capped triple-double performances by combining on the game-clinching hoop in overtime Monday night as the Golden Sta...
06:36, 05/21/2019

Niki Lauda, F1 champion, aviation entrepreneur, dead at 70 Three-time Formula One world champion Niki Lauda, who won two of his titles after a horrific crash that left him with serious burns and went on to be...
06:24, 05/21/2019

Holzhauer extends 'Jeopardy!' run with $89K day James Holzhauer won his 23rd consecutive "Jeopardy!" episode, racking up $89,229 to close in on past champion Ken Jennings' all-time, regular-play wi...
05:24, 05/21/2019

Bucs 'mutually part ways' with longtime DT McCoy Gerald McCoy, a six-time Pro Bowler and arguably Tampa Bay's most visible player for nearly a decade who hadn't shown up for the Bucs' offseason prog...
05:24, 05/21/2019

NBA notebook: Magic accuses Lakers GM of backstabbing The Los Angeles Lakers on Monday introduced new head coach Frank Vogel at a news conference. However, their old president made all the headlines with...
05:12, 05/21/2019

Calf injury to keep Iguodala out of Game 4 The Golden State Warriors will be without the services of veteran swingman Andre Iguodala on Monday night in Game 4 of the Western Conference finals ...
04:24, 05/21/2019

Former F1 champion Lauda dead at 70 Three-times Formula One champion Niki Lauda has died at 70, months after having a lung transplant, his former racing team McLaren confirmed on Tuesda...
04:24, 05/21/2019

Anthony Davis, John Wall snubs inspired Zion Williamson to sign 'every kid’s autograph' Zion Williamson credits autograph snubs from Anthony Davis and John Wall for inspiring him to sign for every child who asks.     ...
03:48, 05/21/2019

New-look Citi Open announces Frances Tiafoe, Sloane Stephens among early commitments Washington’s professional tennis tournament, under new management and scheduled for July 27 to Aug. 4, is aiming to host a mix of up-and-coming playe...
03:24, 05/21/2019

Ex-Pro Bowler Kellen Winslow Jr. 'took what he wanted,' says prosecutor in rape case "Mr. Winslow, the defendant in this case, has been given much but it was not enough," San Diego County Deputy District Attorney Dan Owens told the ju...
03:24, 05/21/2019

Illinois DE Roundtree injures spine in swimming accident Illinois defensive end Bobby Roundtree was speaking, eating and sitting up after severely injuring his spine in a weekend swimming accident near his ...
03:24, 05/21/2019

Giants call up lefty Andrew Suarez to start against Braves The San Francisco Giants called up left-hander Andrew Suarez to start Monday night's game against the Atlanta Braves.     &...
03:24, 05/21/2019

Hamilton into Rangers hall, hasn't really thought about game Rangers Hall of Fame selection Hamilton says he hasn't really thought much about baseball since his career ended      ...
03:24, 05/21/2019

World Cup ticket buyers discovering seats aren't together Fans planning to attend the Women's World Cup in France are finding out that the seats they purchased might not be together    &...
03:24, 05/21/2019

Yanks' Gregorius plays for 1st time since Tommy John surgery New York Yankees shortstop Didi Gregorius played five innings of defense and went 2 for 4 with a walk at extended spring training in his first game a...
03:24, 05/21/2019

Tick-tock: Toronto's Kawhi Leonard taking his game minute by minute After a disappointing 2017-18, Kawhi Leonard has used rest, limited playing time to bring Raptors to next level in NBA playoffs.    &...
03:24, 05/21/2019

Houston Rockets among teams who see Twitter accounts suspended The Houston Rockets were the most notable team to have their Twitter account suspended Monday, reportedly due to DMCA takedown notices.   ...
03:24, 05/21/2019

Washington Redskins LB Reuben Foster tears ACL in first OTA practice, per report Washington Redskins linebacker Reuben Foster suffered a major knee injury during the first full-team practice rep at OTAs, according to a report. &#...
03:24, 05/21/2019

McLaren Indy fires team president in wake of Fernando Alonso's Indy 500 failure In the wake of McLaren Indy and Fernando Alonso's failure to qualifying for the 103rd Indianapolis 500, team president Bob Fernley has been fire...
03:24, 05/21/2019

Gerald McCoy, Tampa Bay Buccaneers mutually part ways The Tampa Bay Buccaneers release six-time Pro Bowl defensive tackle Gerald McCoy, who spent nine seasons with the team.     ...
03:24, 05/21/2019

Former figure skater says she was abused by partner who killed himself Bridget Namiotka, a former pairs partner of John Coughlin said in a Facebook post Sunday that the late skater “sexually abused” her for t...
03:24, 05/21/2019

Bucs release six-time Pro Bowl DT McCoy The Gerald McCoy saga is over as the Tampa Bay Buccaneers announced Monday that they released the six-time Pro Bowl defensive tackle who spent the pa...
03:00, 05/21/2019

Reports: Bucs release six-time Pro Bowl DT McCoy The Gerald McCoy-Tampa Bay Buccaneers saga appears to be finally be over, as multiple outlets reported Monday that the team is releasing its six-time...
02:12, 05/21/2019

'Tfue' lawsuit could 'dramatically' change contracts for pro streamers and esports competitors Pro Fortnite player Turner "Tfue" Tenney's lawsuit against his team might be a watershed moment in player contract negotiations, experts said Monday....
02:00, 05/21/2019

Yankees Injury Update: Didi Gregorius Takes a Big Step in His Recovery In his first game action since Tommy John surgery last fall, Gregorius played in front of Yankees owner Hal Steinbrenner and against Detroit Tigers m...
01:36, 05/21/2019

Motor racing: Fernley leaves McLaren after Indy 500 failure Bob Fernley, who was appointed last year to run McLaren's Indianapolis 500 effort, has left the team after double Formula One world champion Fernando...
01:36, 05/21/2019

Ice hockey: Top women's players form union, seek North American league Top women's hockey players from around the world have formed a union to support the creation of a viable women's professional league in North America...
01:36, 05/21/2019

Cowboys RB Elliott cuffed, not arrested after altercation Dallas Cowboys All-Pro running back Ezekiel Elliott was handcuffed after knocking a security guard to the ground at a Las Vegas music festival, but h...
01:36, 05/21/2019

Raptors aim to tie Eastern Conference finals TORONTO - The game of adjustments will continue Tuesday night when the host Toronto Raptors try to even the best-of-seven Eastern Conference finals a...
01:36, 05/21/2019

Red Sox rout Jays as Price returns from IL David Price pitched five innings in his first start since May 2, Michael Chavis and Jackie Bradley Jr. each hit two-run homers and the visiting Bosto...
01:36, 05/21/2019

Semenya to contest 3,000-meters at Prefontaine Classic Caster Semenya will compete in the 3,000 meters at the Diamond League's Prefontaine Classic in Stanford, California on June 30, a distance she can ra...
01:36, 05/21/2019

Blues look to finish Sharks, get back to Final at last The team that sat dead last in the NHL when the calendar flipped to 2019 is now one win away from the Stanley Cup Final for the first time since 1970...
01:36, 05/21/2019

Callaway stays; Cespedes breaks ankle on ranch On a hectic day at Citi Field, the slumping Mets announced they are sticking with embattled manager Mickey Callaway "for the foreseeable future'' -- ...
00:48, 05/21/2019

Manning not worried about having Jones waiting in the wings Eli Manning hasn't been looking over his shoulder since the New York Giants took heir apparent Daniel Jones with the sixth pick overall in the N...
00:36, 05/21/2019

Brooks Koepka ekes out second straight PGA Championship SportsPulse: Golfweek's David Dusek was on hand when Brooks Koepka secured his second straight PGA Championship and describes the significance o...
00:36, 05/21/2019

Soccer fans are rightfully irate at FIFA over awful mistake with Women's World Cup tickets Fans who bought tickets to Women's World Cup games in France are just finding out now that their seats might not be next to each other.  &...
00:36, 05/21/2019

Pac-12 revenues drop by $12.5 million in 2018; could not offset loss of Rose Bowl money Pac-12 revenue fell for 2018 as it could not fully offset loss of Rose Bowl payout; commissioner Larry Scott's compensation up to $5.3 million. ...
00:36, 05/21/2019

Ex-NFL star Kellen Winslow admits to infidelity, claims sex was consensual as rape trial starts Trial starts for former NFL tight end Kellen Winslow II, who faces allegations of raping three women and victimizing two others.    &...
00:36, 05/21/2019

Lakers GM Rob Pelinka denies he 'betrayed' Magic Johnson Los Angeles Lakers general manager Rob Pelinka calls former team president Magic Johnson's allegations "surprising" and "disheartening."  ...
00:36, 05/21/2019

Mets' Yoenis Cespedes suffers ankle fractures in fall on his ranch Mets outfielder Yoenis Cespedes, already rehabbing from heel surgery, suffered ankle fractures in a fall on his ranch in Port St. Lucie, Fla.  ...
00:36, 05/21/2019

Justin Thomas: Don’t compare Brooks Koepka to Tiger Woods; it’s not fair to Koepka Justin Thomas says of PGA Championship winner Brooks Koepka: 'Everyone should be bowing down to him and giving him the utmost respect.' &#...
00:36, 05/21/2019

Lakers' Pelinka denies 'backstabbing' allegations Los Angeles Lakers general manager Rob Pelinka defended himself Monday after former Lakers executive Magic Johnson accused Pelinka of "backstabbing" ...
00:12, 05/21/2019

Sprinter Dutee Chand is India’s first openly gay athlete The runner, who is training for the World Championships and Tokyo Olympics, made the announcement months after the country lifted an age-old ban on g...
00:00, 05/21/2019

Luck, health and strength of schedule will decide Nationals’ fate Per FanGraphs, the Nationals have a 23 percent chance to win the division and a 42 percent chance to make the playoffs, but there is reason to believ...
00:00, 05/21/2019

NFL and players’ union to study potential use of marijuana for pain management The league and union are working together via two new medical committees, which will include looking at monitoring teams' use of prescription medicat...
00:00, 05/21/2019

Case Keenum and Dwayne Haskins kick off Redskins’ QB competition With Colt McCoy still recovering from surgery, veteran Case Keenum and rookie Dwayne Haskins got the chance to make an early impression at the start ...
00:00, 05/21/2019

| PSG say Mbappe to stay at club next season Paris Saint-Germain insisted that star striker Kylian Mbappe would stay at the club next season, despite the World Cup-winner hinting that he could l...
23:36, 05/20/2019

| Kallis on '99 CWC: It's the one that got away Former Proteas all-rounder Jacques Kallis has revealed that South Africa's run at the 1999 Cricket World Cup could've been their best opportunity to ...
23:36, 05/20/2019

| Muller du Plessis: 'I’m itching to play for the Blitzboks again' The enjoyment of playing for and having an opportunity to make the country proud will be some of the driving factors for the Blitzboks this week in L...
23:36, 05/20/2019

Social media helping stoke anti-Semitism, says Patriots owner Robert Kraft has warned that failure to tackle anti-Semitism will open the door for other forms of racism and discrimination to flourish with the hel...
23:00, 05/20/2019

Forget warlords, meet Afghanistan's new 'rockstars' He closes his eyes and the memories flood back. No clean water. No clothes. No shoes. With temperatures north of 45 degrees, his was a world about su...
23:00, 05/20/2019

Kylian Mbappe 'Bombshell' Places Pressure On PSG As Real Madrid Lurk Kylian Mbappe became only the second teenager in history last year, after Brazil legend Pele, to score in a World Cup final during France's 4-2 trium...
23:00, 05/20/2019

Jets' Gase: There was no power struggle with Maccagnan New York Jets coach Adam Gase disagrees with the perception that there was a power struggle between him and Mike Maccagnan, which resulted in the gen...
22:48, 05/20/2019

Pirates slugger Josh Bell's offseason workouts paying immediate dividends Pirates slugger Josh Bell has turned himself into is one of MLB's most feared hitters and a legitimate MVP contender.     &...
22:48, 05/20/2019

Currys are 'royal family of NBA', Steph and Seth have made Warriors-Blazers special As Steph Curry moves to brink of another NBA Finals with Golden State, Seth steps out from his older brother's shadow with Portland.  ...
22:48, 05/20/2019

Women's hockey stars form players association in bid to get sustainable pro league The Professional Women’s Hockey Players Association says its goal is to get a pro women’s league that has adequate funding and support. ...
22:48, 05/20/2019

Even the Yankees' plane got injured, forcing team to take the bus to Baltimore Adding insult to injury, the Yankees were forced to make a bus trek from the Bronx to Baltimore due to a mechanical problem with their plane.  ...
22:48, 05/20/2019

Former Broncos QB Chad Kelly gets another chance with Indianapolis Colts Nephew of Jim Kelly was released by Denver in October after he was arrested for trespassing inside a women's home at a teammate's party. &...
22:48, 05/20/2019

Cubs' Kris Bryant is punishing opponents again: 'I'm a whole lot smarter' Now 27 years old, Chicago Cubs slugger Kris Bryant has grown immensely since breaking into the league four years ago.      ...
22:48, 05/20/2019

Steph Curry, Brook Lopez, Damian Lillard among NBA players taking, and making, longer-distance shots Long-distance threes have become standard in the NBA. Since 2014-15, the number of three-pointers attempted between 28-40 feet has tripled.  &#...
22:48, 05/20/2019

Magic Johnson speaks out about tenure with Los Angeles Lakers, says he felt betrayed by GM Rob Pelinka Magic Johnson said he abruptly left the Lakers last month as president of basketball operations in part because he felt betrayed by GM Rob Pelinka. ...
22:48, 05/20/2019

Mets' Yoenis Cespedes suffers ankle fractures while on his ranch Mets outfielder Yoenis Cespedes, already rehabbing from heel surgery, suffered ankle fractures in a fall on his ranch in Port St. Lucie, Fla.  ...
22:48, 05/20/2019

Justin Thomas: Don’t compare Brooks Koepka to Tiger Woods; it’s not fair to Brooks Justin Thomas says of PGA Championship winner Brooks Koepka: 'Everyone should be bowing down to him and giving him the utmost respect.' &#...
22:48, 05/20/2019

Opinion: In trying to clear air, Magic Johnson sullies himself, Los Angeles Lakers Magic Johnson likes to profess how much he loves the Lakers and Buss family. Yet he managed to trash all of them - and further sully his reputation. ...
22:48, 05/20/2019

Lawyer: Handcuffing of Cowboys' Ezekiel Elliott in Las Vegas an overreaction Frank Salzano addressed video taken by TMZ of Cowboys star being handcuffed. Elliott was not arrested or charged.       ...
22:48, 05/20/2019

Wilder does his part to build anticipation for heavy collision with Joshua Deontay Wilder's first-round obliteration of Dominic Breazeale on Saturday added to the hunger for an undisputed heavyweight title showdown with Anth...
22:12, 05/20/2019

Big Ben says he went too far criticizing Brown In a sit-down interview with KDKA-TV Pittsburgh that will run Monday evening, Ben Roethlisberger says he went too far in his radio show in criticizin...
22:12, 05/20/2019

Dallas Cowboys' Ezekiel Elliott detained at Las Vegas music festival after altercation: report Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott was reportedly detained at a Las Vegas music festival Saturday after he allegedly shoved a security guard...
21:12, 05/20/2019

Damian Lillard’s Impossible Burden The Trail Blazers guard was having a career-defining postseason before running into the Golden State buzz saw. Injured and on the verge of eliminatio...
21:00, 05/20/2019

Neymar Jr. hangs out with Rihanna instead of attending Paris award ceremony Brazilian soccer star Neymar Jr. was expected to attend the Union Nationale des Footballeurs Professionnels (UNFP) football awards, but opted to hang...
19:48, 05/20/2019

| French rugby player arrested for suspected attempted murder A member of French rugby club Castres is under investigation for attempted murder after he was arrested in connection with an attack on his girlfrien...
19:36, 05/20/2019

| CWC 2019: SABC coverage hangs in balance The sands of time are running low for the SABC to earn rights for televising the Proteas’ CWC games to the vast terrestrial audience, writes Rob Houw...
19:36, 05/20/2019

| Mbappe 'bombshell' places pressure on PSG as Madrid lurk Kylian Mbappe has cast doubt on his Paris Saint-Germain future, cranking up the pressure on the club's hierarchy as Real Madrid reportedly attempt to...
19:36, 05/20/2019

| Pakistan include Asif, Amir and Wahab in World Cup squad Grieving father Asif Ali, fit-again Mohammad Amir and Wahab Riaz were all included Monday in Pakistan's final 15-man squad for the Cricket World Cup....
19:36, 05/20/2019

New York Mets' Robinson Cano accused of lacking hustle in latest game New York Mets second baseman Robinson Cano was blasted on social media Sunday after he failed to run to first base following a softly hit ball that w...
19:00, 05/20/2019

Texas Rangers' Shawn Kelley has two 'decent-sized' lumps removed from throat Texas Rangers pitcher Shawn Kelley had two “decent-sized” lumps removed from his throat Thursday and is awaiting the results of a biopsy which are ex...
19:00, 05/20/2019

Tom Brady left 'very confused' over strange 'millennial thing' tweet New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady knows a lot about winning Super Bowls, making the right plays and being able to stay healthy and compete a...
19:00, 05/20/2019

Former Oregon football star recalls take-down of Parkrose High School would-be shooter An Oregon high school football and track coach, who once starred as wide receiver for the Oregon Ducks, recalled Sunday taking down an armed man befo...
19:00, 05/20/2019

Tim Tebow hits first Triple-A home run following early season struggles Tim Tebow hit his first homerun Sunday in the top rung of minor league baseball for the Syracuse Mets as he started off the season struggling to find...
19:00, 05/20/2019

Magic Johnson accuses Los Angeles Lakers GM Rob Pelinka of betrayal weeks after resigning Magic Johnson on Monday accused Los Angeles Lakers’ general manager Rob Pelinka of betraying him before he decided to step down as the team’s preside...
19:00, 05/20/2019

MLB notebook: Astros lose Springer to injury Houston Astros All-Star outfielder George Springer will miss Monday's game and is day-to-day with lower back stiffness, manager AJ Hinch said after S...
18:36, 05/20/2019

Raptors earn pivotal double-OT win over Bucks TORONTO -- The Toronto Raptors knew they needed to play tougher than they had in losing the first two games to the Milwaukee Bucks in the Eastern Con...
18:36, 05/20/2019

'I thought my career was over after pregnancy': Azarenka Former world number one Victoria Azarenka was afraid becoming pregnant in 2016 would end her tennis career, but says she returned to the game stronge...
18:36, 05/20/2019

Motor racing: W Series leader Chadwick joins Williams F1 in development role Jamie Chadwick, leader of the women's W Series, celebrated her 21st birthday on Monday with a new role as development driver for the Williams Formula...
18:36, 05/20/2019

MLB roundup: Dodgers' Ryu runs scoreless streak to 31 innings Hyun-Jin Ryu threw seven shutout innings and the visiting Los Angeles Dodgers won the finale of a three-game series against the Cincinnati Reds 8-3 o...
18:36, 05/20/2019

Athletics: French prosecutor calls for Diack to stand trial - source France's financial prosecutor has recommended that Lamine Diack, the former president of world athletics ruling body the IAAF, and his son Papa Massa...
18:36, 05/20/2019

Tennis: Holder Halep shrugs off expectations ahead of French Open French Open champion Simona Halep has said won't be burdened by expectations that she can repeat last year's triumph and would rather focus on enjoyi...
18:36, 05/20/2019

Superlatives flow for Koepka but challenges lie ahead Brooks Koepka received lots of plaudits for his PGA Championship victory on Sunday and the American will no longer be able to slip into major champio...
18:36, 05/20/2019

Saunders interim no more, named Wolves head coach Ryan Saunders is set to become head coach of the Minnesota Timberwolves, removing the interim tag that will make the 33-year-old the NBA's youngest b...
18:36, 05/20/2019

Colts sign QB Chad Kelly Kelly, 25, signed with the Indianapolis Colts on Monday. He last played for the Denver Broncos and was released in October 2018 on the heels of an ar...
18:36, 05/20/2019

Red Sox activate Price in time for Monday start The Boston Red Sox activated left-hander David Price from the 10-day injured list, and he's scheduled to start Monday afternoon against the Blue Jays...
18:36, 05/20/2019

Watch: Reds' Yasiel Puig slams into wall, makes daring catch against Dodgers Cincinnati Reds outfielder Yasiel Puig made a daring catch before slamming into a wall in foul territory during a loss to his former team, the Los An...
18:24, 05/20/2019

Brooks Koepka jumps Tiger Woods as U.S. Open betting favorite Tiger Woods was the betting favorite to win the PGA Championship, before missing the third-round cut. He sits behind PGA Championship winner Brooks K...
18:24, 05/20/2019

Magic Johnson on Lakers trading LeBron James: 'That's not going to happen' Former Los Angeles Lakers president Magic Johnson squashed rumors of the team possibly trading superstar LeBron James while making an appearance Mond...
18:24, 05/20/2019

Phil Simmons To Quit As Afghanistan Coach After World Cup 2019 Under Phil Simmons, the war-torn nation clinched a berth in the 10-team World Cup after beating West Indies in the final of a qualifying tournament l...
18:00, 05/20/2019

Scotland hires Steve Clarke as national team coach The Scottish soccer association says it has hired Kilmarnock manager Steve Clarke to coach the country's national team     ...
17:36, 05/20/2019

From the NFL to police force, duo brings different perspective to second career Former NFL players Jason Hilliard and Isaac Sowells are both embracing their communities as members of the Louisville Metro Police.   ...
17:36, 05/20/2019

4th & Monday: You haven't heard the last of the Manning QB family Peyton Manning may be retired and Eli Manning's NFL career may be winding down, but there's another Manning quarterback to watch in the com...
15:48, 05/20/2019

NASCAR drivers to watch at Charlotte's Coca-Cola 600 For The Win's Michelle Martinelli thinks these drivers have the best chance of winning NASCAR's longest race, the Coca-Cola 600.  ...
15:48, 05/20/2019

Former Rutgers basketball star Kelvin Troy makes history in Ireland Kelvin Troy became the first American inducted into the Basketball Ireland Hall of Fame. He was a pioneer in more ways than one.    &...
15:48, 05/20/2019

Study finds most sudden deaths in youth sports were in basketball The majority of sudden deaths in youth and middle school sports happen to boys at an average age of 13 on the basketball court, a NATA study found. ...
15:48, 05/20/2019

Two-time Indy 500 winner Al Unser Jr. arrested on OWI charge Al Unser Jr., a two-time Indy 500 winner, was arrested early Monday on a drunken driving charge, records show.        ...
15:48, 05/20/2019

Pirates slugger Josh Bell proving critics wrong with breakout season Pirates slugger Josh Bell has turned himself into is one of MLB's most feared hitters and a legitimate MVP contender.     &...
15:48, 05/20/2019

23 MMA thoughts, including why Rafael dos Anjos vs. Conor McGregor should be revisited Ariel Helwani shares his thoughts on the future for dos Anjos, including an intriguing potential opponent, as well as a glimpse of what to expect fro...
15:36, 05/20/2019

Kanter: 'After I leave the court, the fight begins' Enes Kanter is a devout Muslim observing Ramadan, a center attempting to prevent a three-peat -- and a political activist who sleeps with a panic but...
15:36, 05/20/2019

For Europe’s Soccer Chief, the Outrage Arrives in Waves A Champions League restructuring and a looming fight with Manchester City have UEFA’s Aleksander Ceferin sitting atop a soccer economy that feels as ...
15:00, 05/20/2019

| French prosecutors want ex-athletics boss to stand trial French prosecutors have recommended that former IAAF head Lamine Diack and his son stand trial for allegedly delaying doping sanctions against Russia...
14:48, 05/20/2019

| Koepka returns to world No 1 after 4th major Brooks Koepka returned to the top of the world rankings on Monday after his nerve-jangling second straight US PGA Championship victory at Bethpage Bl...
14:48, 05/20/2019

Manchester City Need To Win Champions League, Says Pep Guardiola Manchester City have never won Champions League. They lost to Monaco in the last-16 in 2017 and exited in the last eight to Liverpool last year and T...
14:24, 05/20/2019

11 soccer players arrested in Georgia in match-fixing case Eleven soccer players in Georgia have been arrested on suspicion of match-fixing and face lengthy prison sentences       &#...
14:12, 05/20/2019

How EA Sports's NCAA Football video game could make a comeback Revival of EA Sports' popular college football video game a possibility as NCAA studies issue of athlete name, image and likeness.   ...
14:12, 05/20/2019

Golf fans crush CBS broadcast for screwing up on the most important shot of PGA Instead of sticking with Brooks Koepka and breaking down his shot, CBS cut to post-round interview with Dustin Johnson.     ...
14:12, 05/20/2019

With season on the brink, Damian Lillard confirms he's playing through rib injury Trail Blazers star Damian Lillard revealed he's playing with a separated rib on his left side, but he said the injury isn't affecting his p...
14:12, 05/20/2019

Meet Michigan commit J.J. McCarthy, one of most coveted 2021 QB prospects who had 33 offers Michigan football commit J.J. McCarthy has the physical and mental traits of a top prospect. His QB coach has compared him to Manziel, Brees, Mayfiel...
14:12, 05/20/2019

Eagles' Chris Long announces retirement after 11 NFL seasons Eagles defensive lineman Chris Long announced his retirement from football Saturday night, ending an 11-year NFL playing career that included winning...
13:36, 05/20/2019

| Lorch: 'Without my team-mates I wouldn't be here' Orlando Pirates attacker Thembinkosi Lorch has thanked his team-mates after being crowned as the Footballer of the Season for the 2018/2019 campaign....
13:12, 05/20/2019

| Crusaders respond to homophobia accusations after McDonalds incident The Crusaders have denied that members of their squad engaged in homophobic slurs following Saturday's Super Rugby draw against the Stormers in Cape ...
13:12, 05/20/2019

Astros on a tear despite absence of Altuve Even after a loss to Boston snapped their 10-game winning streak, the Houston Astros have the best record and best run differential in the major leag...
10:48, 05/20/2019

Toronto Raptors' Kawhi Leonard scores 36 despite apparent leg injury Toronto star forward Kawhi Leonard appeared to suffer a leg injury after finishing a layup in the first half of the Raptors' Game 3 win over the Milw...
10:12, 05/20/2019

Rizzo homers, Cubs hold off Nationals' rally for 6-5 win Anthony Rizzo homered, Albert Almora Jr. had three hits and the Chicago Cubs held off the Washington Nationals for a 6-5 victory    &...
09:12, 05/20/2019

Raptors capture pivotal Game 3 victory over Bucks SportsPulse: USA TODAY Sports' Jeff Zillgitt and the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel's Matt Velazquez break down the importance of the Raptors&a...
09:12, 05/20/2019

Only on AP: Redskins recovery methods aim to reduce injuries Only on AP: Redskins aim to prevent and reduce injuries with state-of-the-art rest and recovery technology        ...
09:12, 05/20/2019

Opinion: Kawhi Leonard saves Raptors' season in double-overtime Game 3 win over Bucks Kawhi Leonard put forth another memorable NBA playoff performance in the Toronto Raptors' double-overtime win over the Milwaukee Bucks in Game 3...
09:12, 05/20/2019

Kawhi Leonard’s Raptors cheated death in double OT, but have they found a winning formula? It all could have ended badly for Toronto in a Game 3 thriller, but the Raptors survived. Can they do it again to even the Eastern Conference finals?...
07:48, 05/20/2019

WWE Money in the Bank results: Bayley wins and cashes in; Lesnar shocks with return and captures briefcase After being out of sight since losing the Universal championship at WrestleMania, Brock Lesnar made a surprise return and became Mr. Money in the Ban...
07:12, 05/20/2019

Kawhi shrugs off leg issue after win: 'I'm good' Kawhi Leonard said he was fine after playing a career-high 52 minutes Sunday night -- almost all of them coming after he landed awkwardly on a layup ...
07:12, 05/20/2019

WWE Money in the Bank results: Bayley wins and cashes in, Lesnar shocks with return and captures briefcase After being out of sight since losing the Universal championship at WrestleMania, Brock Lesnar made a surprise return and became Mr. Money in the Ban...
06:24, 05/20/2019

Even when there was doubt, Koepka had no doubt This wasn't the easy win he -- everyone? -- expected. Still, that's four wins in eight majors. And all Sunday at the PGA did was convince Brooks Koep...
06:24, 05/20/2019

Marlins 3, Mets 0: Mets Lose Fifth in Row, and Robinson Cano Joins Manager on Hot Seat Mickey Callaway, whose job security may have become more tenuous, defended Cano, who failed to run out a grounder for the second time in three games ...
06:00, 05/20/2019

Blues 5, Sharks 0 | St. Louis leads series, 3-2: N.H.L. Playoffs: Blues, With Hat Trick and Shutout, Move 1 Win From Finals Jaden Schwartz scored three times and Jordan Binnington stopped 21 shots against the Sharks. Vladimir Tarasenko added a goal on St. Louis’s first pla...
06:00, 05/20/2019

Dustin Johnson Completes a Grand Slam of Runner-Up Finishes “Yay,” Johnson said when told the news that he now had a second-place finish in each of the four majors. This time, he lost to his friend and trainin...
06:00, 05/20/2019

CSKA down Anadolu Efes to win eighth Euroleague title CSKA Moscow clinched their eighth Euroleague title with a 91-83 win over Anadolu Efes Istanbul after 20 points each from American forwards Will Clybu...
05:36, 05/20/2019

Johnson cuts lead to two shots as Koepka crumbles at PGA Championship The PGA Championship suddenly developed high drama as Dustin Johnson moved within two strokes of leader Brooks Koepka, with the tournament on a knife...
05:36, 05/20/2019

Bjerregaard aces 17th hole with six-iron at Bethpage Black Dane Lucas Bjerregaard gave the raucous gallery at the par-three 17th hole something to cheer about with a hole-in-one in the final round at the PGA ...
05:36, 05/20/2019

Golf: Winners of the PGA Championship Winners of the PGA Championship after Brooks Koepka won the 2019 tournament at Bethpage Black Course in Farmingdale, New York on Sunday. (U.S. unless...
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Alonso fails to qualify as Pagenaud takes Indy pole Former Formula One world champion Fernando Alonso narrowly failed to qualify for the Indianapolis 500 on Sunday as France's Simon Pagenaud took pole ...
05:36, 05/20/2019

Number of major wins by players under 50 American Brooks Koepka won the PGA Championship on Sunday, his fourth major title. The following is a list of players aged under 50 with the most maj...
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Johnson completes runner-up grand slam at PGA Championship Dustin Johnson narrowly missed out on winning his second career major at the PGA Championship on Sunday but in doing so he joined some very select co...
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Warriors look to complete sweep of Trail Blazers PORTLAND, Ore., - The Golden State Warriors will go for their second Western Conference finals sweep in the last three seasons Monday night when they...
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NBA notebook: Warriors, Blazers both enter Game 4 banged up Though the Golden State Warriors have won all three games of the Western Conference finals thus far against Portland, the series is taking its toll o...
05:36, 05/20/2019