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09/16/2019

"Desperate" Joe Root Plots Ashes Success Down Under After Series Draw England's victory in the 5th Ashes Test meant the series finished in a draw for the first time since 1972, although holders Australia retain the urn....
06:48, 09/16/2019

| Pliskova wins 4th title of 2019 in rain-hit final World number two Karolina Pliskova claimed her fourth title of the year as she defeated Petra Martic in a rain-disrupted final at the inaugural Zhengz...
05:17, 09/16/2019

| Slovenia's Roglic wins Vuelta a Espana Primoz Roglic avoided any final day mishap on the Vuelta a Espana's ceremonial ride into Madrid to become the first Slovenian to win one of cycling's ...
05:17, 09/16/2019

| England win fifth Test to square Ashes series England crushed Australia by 135 runs in the fifth and final Ashes Test to level the series at 2-2, ending their historic World Cup-winning season on ...
05:17, 09/16/2019

Opposing Georgia fans honor wife of coach who died of breast cancer with 'pink out' Blake Anderson, the head coach of Arkansas State was nearly in tears following a game against Georgia on Saturday after at least a third of the opposi...
05:17, 09/16/2019

Antonio Brown rejected $2M settlement with woman who accused him of rape: report says Antonio Brown rejected a $2 million dollar settlement with Britney Taylor, his former Trainer who accused him of sexual assault on three occasions in ...
05:17, 09/16/2019

Atlanta Braves’ Culberson suffers facial fractures after taking pitch to face on bunt attempt, team says Atlanta Braves utility player Charlie Culberson suffered "multiple facial fractures" after a 91 mph pitch struck him in the face during a bunt attempt...
05:17, 09/16/2019

Fire erupts on field before game between Colts and Titans in Tennessee A large fire erupted at Nissan Stadium in Tennesse on Sunday afternoon before a game between the Indianapolis Colts and Tennessee Titans was set to be...
05:17, 09/16/2019

Three takeaways from Redskins’ 31-21 loss to the Cowboys Washington was shorthanded versus Dallas, and the team proved once again it doesn't have the depth or firepower to overcome such substantial personnel...
02:00, 09/16/2019

Nationals Manager Dave Martinez leaves game early because of illness Martinez went to a nearby hospital to be checked out Sunday. He is still expected to join the Nationals in St. Louis for a three-game series beginning...
02:00, 09/16/2019

Right when Nats need it, Howie Kendrick and Aníbal Sánchez deliver in 7-0 win over Braves Kendrick provided the game’s two most important hits to complement seven dominant, scoreless innings from Sánchez in a sweep-averting, standings-maint...
02:00, 09/16/2019

Giants inching closer to start of Daniel Jones era with loss to Bills The Giants are 0-2 for the 6th time in 7 seasons, and this time it will fan the flames for calls for the No. 6 overall pick to start over Eli Manning....
01:00, 09/16/2019

NBA mulling $10M fine for tampering, per memo The NBA is considering a fine of up to $10 million for teams that violate the league's tampering rules. The proposal comes after an offseason that beg...
01:00, 09/16/2019

Return of the Pac? Six Pac-12 teams now ranked While the top of the AP poll remained the same, the biggest move of the week came from the Pac-12, which now has six teams ranked, the most for the co...
01:00, 09/16/2019

Brown catches TD pass in first game with Pats Antonio Brown made an immediate impact in his Patriots debut, catching a 20-yard touchdown pass from Tom Brady late in the second quarter against the ...
01:00, 09/16/2019

Mariners give Ichiro lifetime achievement award The Seattle Mariners presented team legend Ichiro Suzuki with the first-ever Mariners Franchise Achievement Award, giving him a chance to thank the ci...
00:32, 09/16/2019

Pettersen the hero as Europe win Solheim Cup cliffhanger Europe's women reclaimed the Solheim Cup in the most thrilling fashion imaginable on Sunday with Norway's Suzann Pettersen sealing a 14-1/2 to 13-1/2 ...
00:32, 09/16/2019

Premier League: Arsenal Blow Two-Goal Lead At Lowly Watford A point sees Arsenal only move level with Manchester United, Tottenham, Chelsea and Leicester behind Liverpool and Manchester City in the early season...
21:32, 09/15/2019

Flores sees Watford fight back in 2-2 draw with Arsenal Quique Sánchez Flores returned for his second reign as Watford manager and watched his team fight back to earn a well-deserved 2-2 draw against...
21:02, 09/15/2019

Pettersen wins Solheim Cup for Europe in stunning finale Europe has reclaimed the Solheim Cup by beating the United States 14 ½-13 ½, with Suzann Pettersen holing the clinching putt on No. 18 i...
21:02, 09/15/2019

Nantes beats Reims to move up to 3rd in French league Mali striker Kalifa Coulibaly settled a tight match with the only goal as Nantes beat Reims 1-0 to move up to third place in the French league on Sund...
21:02, 09/15/2019

Schalke recovery continues under David Wagner Schalke's recovery under new coach David Wagner continued as the team fought back to rout promoted Paderborn 5-1 in the Bundesliga   &...
21:02, 09/15/2019

Braves infielder Charlie Culberson has multiple facial fractures after pitch to the face Atlanta Braves infielder Charlie Culberson sustained multiple facial fractures when he was hit by a 91 mph pitch from Washington's Fernando Rodne...
21:02, 09/15/2019

Europeans stun Americans to win Solheim Cup The Europeans grabbed the Solheim Cup Sunday, edging out the Americans in singles play in Gleneagles, Scotland, by a slim margin.    &...
21:02, 09/15/2019

Fire breaks out on field before Colts-Titans game Prior to Sunday's game against the Indianapolis Colts, A fire broke out next to the field near the entrance where the Tennessee Titans enter. &#...
21:02, 09/15/2019

Antonio Brown live updates: Patriots wide receiver scores in debut vs. Dolphins Controversial wide receiver heavily involved in New England's offense vs. Dolphins, catching four passes for 56 yards and a touchdown in the firs...
21:02, 09/15/2019

Jaguars CB Jalen Ramsey held back after shouting match with coach Doug Marrone Jalen Ramsey got into a heated exchange with Jaguars coach Doug Marrone in the first quarter of Sunday's game against the Texans.   &#...
21:02, 09/15/2019

Amway Coaches Poll: Clemson remains No. 1, while four new teams join the rankings The top 10 of the Amway Coaches Poll stayed the same. Clemson held its spot at No. 1 ahead of Alabama. Four new teams joined, led by Virginia and ...
21:02, 09/15/2019

DraftKings and FanDuel NFL lineup advice for Week 2: Falcons and Raiders offer value The Falcons got stymied by the Vikings in Week 1 but this week’s home matchup against the Eagles should provide Atlanta an opportunity to bounce back....
20:33, 09/15/2019

The Mountain West had a moment in the sun. Then reality set in. On Saturday afternoon, the Mountain West stood 7-5 against Power Five teams this season, with four such games either underway or about to get underway...
20:33, 09/15/2019

Redskins and Cowboys tied, 7-7, after Devin Smith’s long TD catch Devin Smith got behind Redskins cornerback Josh Norman on a 51-yard touchdown pass by Dak Prescott, after Adrian Peterson gave Washington an early lea...
20:33, 09/15/2019

FIBA will look to ease travel burdens at 2023 World Cup FIBA will look to ease travel burdens at 2023 World Cup, after some teams criticized format at this year's event      &...
19:48, 09/15/2019

Beat a Big Ten team *and* get $1,000,000? Yep, that happened From the mayhem on the college football field to the latest drama in the NFL, this is everything you need from the week in sports.    ...
19:48, 09/15/2019

Sevilla takes lead of Spanish league with 1-0 win at Alavés A masterfully taken free kick by Sevilla midfielder Joan Jordán earned a 1-0 victory at Alavés and lifted his team to the top of the sta...
19:48, 09/15/2019

Callum Wilson scores 2 as Bournemouth beats Everton 3-1 Callum Wilson scored twice to help Bournemouth beat Everton 3-1 for the side's second Premier League win of the season on Sunday   ...
19:48, 09/15/2019

Sergio Garcia wins 100th edition of KLM Open Sergio Garcia won the 100th edition of the KLM Open by one shot Sunday, holding his nerve for a par on the final hole to finish on 18-under and leave ...
19:48, 09/15/2019

Seahawks without 3 defensive starters vs. Pittsburgh The Seahawks will be without three defensive starters as they try to win in Pittsburgh for the first time since 1999      &#...
19:48, 09/15/2019

Europe regains Solheim Cup, beats US 14 1/2-13 1/2 Europe has reclaimed the Solheim Cup by beating the United States 14 ½-13 ½, with Suzann Pettersen holing the clinching putt on No. 18 i...
19:48, 09/15/2019

NASCAR playoffs 2019: Schedule, lineup, TV and more for South Point Hotel & Casino 400 at Las Vegas All the information you need to get ready for Sunday's NASCAR playoff opener, the South Point Hotel & Casino 400 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. &#...
19:48, 09/15/2019

Fantasy football: Antonio Brown is back and atop Week 2 WR rankings Patriots WR Antonio Brown will play this week vs. Miami and is in line for a huge debut; Falcons' Matt Ryan rises to QB2 vs. Eagles.   ...
19:48, 09/15/2019

Mississippi State QB Garrett Shrader spins like a helicopter after collision Mississippi State quarterback Garrett Shrader got drilled and spun in the air on a key play in the Kansas State game.      &...
19:48, 09/15/2019

Clemson remains team to beat for the national championship While Clemson may not have met the expectations placed on the defending champions, the Tigers remain the team to beat for the national championship. ...
19:48, 09/15/2019

Opinion: Mark Dantonio blamed refs for Michigan State's loss. He should blame himself It isn’t just the loss that stings for Michigan State football. It’s the depressingly familiar pattern of how it unfolded.   &#...
19:48, 09/15/2019

Antonio Brown active for Patriots debut vs. Dolphins Antonio Brown is set to play in his first game for the Patriots. The receiver is expected to be in action despite being accused of sexual assault. &#...
19:48, 09/15/2019

Watch: Liverpool Star Sends Fans Wild With Outrageous Backheel Assist Roberto Firmino provided a stunning assist for Mohamed Salah's goal and was named man-of-the-match despite only coming on eight minutes before half-ti...
19:16, 09/15/2019

Messi Jr Mimicking Father's Goal Celebration Is Breaking The Internet Lionel Messi's wife Antonella Roccuzzo shared the video of her son Mateo scoring an impressive free-kick goal and then imitating his father's iconic g...
19:16, 09/15/2019

Greco-Roman Wrestlers Continue To Struggle At Worlds The Olympic qualification was at stake in three categories but all three Indians cut a sorry figure as Manish (67kg), Sunil Kumar (87kg) and Ravi (97k...
19:16, 09/15/2019

Top 25 roundup: Florida loses Franks, rallies past Kentucky No. 9 Florida, with backup quarterback Kyle Trask under center, scored three fourth-quarter touchdowns to rally for a 29-21 victory over Kentucky on S...
18:48, 09/15/2019

Hibino beats doubles partner Doi to clinch Hiroshima title Japan's Nao Hibino beat compatriot and doubles partner Misaki Doi 6-3 6-2 at the Hana-cupid Japan Women's Open in Hiroshima on Sunday to win her first...
18:48, 09/15/2019

Kenyan Kamworor breaks half marathon world record by 17 seconds Kenya's Geoffrey Kamworor broke the world half-marathon record by 17 seconds in Copenhagen on Sunday when he won the IAAF Gold Label road race with a ...
18:48, 09/15/2019

Test marathon gives Tokyo a taste of what to expect at 2020 Games Tokyo held a marathon on Sunday as a test case for whether organizers, athletes, and spectators can cope with sweltering temperatures expected during ...
18:48, 09/15/2019

Pliskova beats Martic in Zhengzhou to win her fourth title of 2019 World number two Karolina Pliskova beat Croatia's Petra Martic 6-3 6-2 in the final of the inaugural Zhengzhou Open on Sunday to win the 15th WTA sing...
18:48, 09/15/2019

Motorcycling: Marquez extends MotoGP lead with San Marino win Honda's Marc Marquez took another significant stride towards his sixth MotoGP title by seizing victory in a last-lap duel at the San Marino Grand Prix...
18:48, 09/15/2019

Reports: NFL to meet with Brown's accuser Monday While Antonio Brown is expected to make his debut with the New England Patriots Sunday in Miami against the Dolphins, the NFL is preparing to meet the...
18:48, 09/15/2019

WTA roundup: Pliskova rolls to tour-best fourth title Top-seeded Karolina Pliskova of the Czech Republic won her tour-leading fourth title of the season on Sunday, topping seventh-seeded Croat Petra Marti...
18:48, 09/15/2019

Spain beat Argentina 95-75 to win FIBA World Cup Spain beat Argentina 95-75 to win the FIBA Basketball World Cup for the first time since 2006 on Sunday, completing a stunning campaign for a squad co...
18:48, 09/15/2019

Garcia seals one-shot victory at KLM Open for 16th European Tour win Spain's Sergio Garcia shot a final-round three-under par 69 and finished at 18-under overall to win the 100th edition of the KLM Open in Amsterdam by ...
18:48, 09/15/2019

Is Fury ready for Wilder after scare against Wallin? After outlasting Otto Wallin, Tyson Fury turns his attention to a rematch against Deontay Wilder in early 2020. So how will the heavyweight superfight...
18:48, 09/15/2019

Florida QB Franks expected to miss rest of season Florida quarterback Feleipe Franks is likely to miss the remainder of the season after dislocating his right ankle during Saturday's win over Kentucky...
18:48, 09/15/2019

Fury survives cuts, grinds out win over Wallin Tyson Fury weathered two bad cuts over his right eye and survived a spirited effort from Otto Wallin to win a hard-fought unanimous decision and retai...
18:48, 09/15/2019

Sources: Darnold 'feeling better' in mono recovery Sam Darnold is out for the Jets' game Monday night against the Browns because of mononucleosis, but the QB has told the team he's "already feeling bet...
18:48, 09/15/2019

Sources: AB rejected $2M settlement with Taylor Antonio Brown declined to sign a $2 million-plus agreement with Britney Taylor to settle a sexual assault allegation made by the wide receiver's forme...
18:48, 09/15/2019

Retired MLB star David Ortiz recounts being shot in Dominican Republic: 'I want to find out who did this' Former Boston Red Sox slugger David Ortiz gave his first English-language interview since he survived a near-fatal shooting at a bar in his native Dom...
15:32, 09/15/2019

Mayor of town in north Japan bemoans lack of Olympic funds The mayor of a town in northeastern Japan that will host Olympic soccer games says his city has received no funding from the central government that h...
13:48, 09/15/2019

Arizona grinds out 28-14 win over Texas Tech Khalil Tate accounted for 314 yards and two touchdowns, Gary Brightwell capped a late 99-yard drive with his second touchdown run and Arizona grinded ...
11:16, 09/15/2019

Oregon wraps nonconference slate with 35-3 win over Montana Justin Herbert threw for 316 yards and five touchdowns in No. 15 Oregon's 35-3 victory Saturday night over Montana, the Ducks' final tuneup ...
11:16, 09/15/2019

Golf: Young Chilean Niemann takes command in West Virginia Chile's Joaquin Niemann shook off his first bogey of the week to take a two-shot lead into the final round of the Greenbrier Classic in West Virginia ...
10:32, 09/15/2019

Braves' Culberson hospitalized after being struck in face Atlanta Braves pinch hitter Charlie Culberson departed Saturday's game against the Washington Nationals after being hit in the right side of his face ...
10:32, 09/15/2019

No. 9 Florida rallies without Franks to dump Kentucky No. 9 Florida, with backup quarterback Kyle Trask under center, scored three fourth-quarter touchdowns to rally for a 29-21 victory over Kentucky on S...
10:32, 09/15/2019

MLB roundup: Braves hammer Nats, clinch playoff spot Ronald Acuna Jr.'s two-run double highlighted a four-run seventh-inning rally Saturday that sparked visiting Atlanta to a 10-1 win over the Washington...
10:32, 09/15/2019

Fury overcomes wound and Wallin for points victory Britain's Tyson Fury overcame an early cut over his right eye to win a majority decision against his gutsy Swedish opponent Otto Wallin in Las Vegas o...
10:32, 09/15/2019

NHL training camps open: Rangers are a sleeper, Justin Faulk on block, key RFAs still unsigned NHL training camps around the league are set to open. Here are five things to keep an eye on, including the Rangers' status as a sleeper.  ...
09:32, 09/15/2019

Narvaez's 10th inning HR lifts Mariners over Sox 2-1 Omar Narvaez hit a game-ending home run in the 10th inning against his former team, Felix Hernandez turned in his best outing of the season and the Se...
09:32, 09/15/2019

Hurts has 439 scrimmage yards, No. 5 Oklahoma's routs UCLA Jalen Hurts racked up 439 scrimmage yards, became the first Oklahoma quarterback to pass for 200 yards and rush for 100 in the first half and directed...
09:32, 09/15/2019

Missouri scores in all phases in 50-0 victory over SEMO Larry Rountree III had two touchdown runs for Missouri, and the Tigers scored on offense, defense and special teams in the first quarter and cruised t...
09:32, 09/15/2019

Four home runs carry Athletics to 8-6 win over Rangers The Oakland Athletics rode four home runs in consecutive innings to an 8-6 win over the Texas Rangers to maintain their lead for the American League&a...
09:32, 09/15/2019

Lawrence leads No. 1 Clemson past Syracuse 41-6 Trevor Lawrence threw for three touchdowns and ran for another and top-ranked Clemson beat nemesis Syracuse 41-6       ...
09:32, 09/15/2019

Blackmon homers in 6-run inning, Rockies beat Padres 11-10 Charlie Blackmon homered to start a six-run inning, Daniel Murphy had four hits and 4 RBIs, and the Colorado Rockies hung on to beat San Diego 11-10 i...
09:32, 09/15/2019

Udinski leads as VMI holds on to beat ETSU 31-24 in OT Reece Udinski threw for two touchdowns including the game-winner in overtime as VMI held on to beat East Tennessee State 31-24    ...
09:32, 09/15/2019

Rojas gets clutch hit as Marlins snap 5-game skid Miguel Rojas doubled in the go-ahead run in the top of the eighth inning, Jorge Alfaro hit a massive home run off Madison Bumgarner, and rookie Robert...
09:32, 09/15/2019

Hightower, Bachmeier lead No. 22 Boise St past Portland St John Hightower returned a kickoff for a touchdown and caught another, and Hank Bachmeier threw for 238 yards as No. 22 Boise State beat Portland State...
09:32, 09/15/2019

Maier throws for 4 TDs as UC Davis beats Lehigh 41-13 Jake Maier was 38-of-49 passing for 389 yards and four touchdowns and UC Davis cruised to a 41-13 win over Lehigh       ...
09:32, 09/15/2019

Three takeaways from No. 1 Clemson's blowout win over Syracuse It wasn't always pretty, but No. 1 Clemson beat Syracuse 41-6 to move to 3-0 and take control of the ACC Atlantic Division.    &#...
09:32, 09/15/2019

Meet the 2019 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series playoff drivers Sixteen drivers have earned the right to compete for the championship that will be decided on Nov. 17 at Homestead-Miami Speedway.    ...
09:32, 09/15/2019

Opinion: Lions QB Matt Stafford finds new perspective after his wife's brain surgery Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford waited hours as his wife, Kelly, underwent brain surgery during the offseason. The ordeal changed them both.  ...
09:32, 09/15/2019

Backup quarterback Kyle Trask rallies No. 8 Florida past Kentucky Florida overcame a 21-10 fourth-quarter deficit, all without starting quarterback Feleipe Franks, to avoid a second straight loss to Kentucky.  ...
09:32, 09/15/2019

Can anyone beat Clemson? It's unlikely as the ACC continues to scuffle this season The Atlantic Coast Conference again had a rough weekend, leaving more doubt if anyone can stop Clemson on the way to the College Football Playoff. &#...
09:32, 09/15/2019

Braves infielder Charlie Culberson hospitalized after being hit in the face by a pitch Braves' Charlie Culberson was struck directly on the right cheekbone by a 91 mph fastball in the seventh inning by Nationals reliever Fernando Ro...
09:32, 09/15/2019

Bloody Tyson Fury outlasts Otto Wallin to retain lineal heavyweight title Tyson Fury survived a nasty cut over his right eye to win a unanimous decision over Otto Wallin and set up a lucrative rematch with Deontay Wilder. &...
09:32, 09/15/2019

Too-many-men penalty costs No. 19 Michigan State in loss to Arizona State Michigan State had too many men on the field for its game-tying field goal in the final seconds vs. Arizona State. It missed the re-kick to lose 10-7....
09:32, 09/15/2019

Alabama-Clemson V might not be a slam-dunk and other college football observations from Week 3 This college football season might not be the two-horse race it was pegged as before the year with Ohio State, Georgia and LSU all off to hot starts. ...
09:32, 09/15/2019

Winners and losers from Week 3 in college football are led by Notre Dame and Georgia There were highs and lows during Week 3 of the college football seasons. A look at the winners and losers, led by Notre Dame and Georgia   ...
09:32, 09/15/2019

Evgeny Kuznetsov, suspended after positive cocaine test, says, ‘I’m going to learn from this’ The suspension is for "inappropriate conduct," and Kuznetsov won't appeal it. "Growing as a person, I want to get better,” he told reporters in his fi...
08:48, 09/15/2019

Turner’s scores help Virginia Tech pull past Furman Virginia Tech trailed 14-3 at halftime, but Tré Turner’s two second half touchdowns enabled the Hokies to grab the lead and then they held on late for...
08:48, 09/15/2019

Orioles’ 100th loss comes in grand fashion against the Tigers Reliever Ryan Eades walks in the tying run in the 12th inning moments before surrendering a walk-off grand slam to John Hicks in Baltimore’s 8-4 loss....
08:48, 09/15/2019

| Roglic assures Vuelta a Espana overall title Slovenia's Primoz Roglic assured victory in the Vuelta a Espana on Saturday and needs only to complete the short ceremonial run to Madrid on Sunday to...
07:48, 09/15/2019

| Van der Poel wins Tour of Britain in style Highly-rated Dutch cyclist Mathieu van der Poel underlined his dominance of the Tour of Britain by winning the eighth and final stage on Saturday to s...
07:48, 09/15/2019

| England in control as Australia wilt in 5th Ashes Test England seized control on the third day of the fifth Ashes Test on Saturday, building a likely match-winning lead of 382 as they look to square the se...
07:48, 09/15/2019

| Kaizer Chiefs stunned by Polokwane City A first-half penalty from Jabulani Maluleke proved the difference between the two sides as Polokwane City upset Kaizer Chiefs 1-0 at the FNB Stadium....
07:48, 09/15/2019

Anderson stirred by UGA pink out: 'Overwhelmed' Arkansas State coach Blake Anderson was emotional, but held it together, as he reflected on Georgia fans wearing pink to honor his late wife Wendy, wh...
03:48, 09/15/2019

Source: Brown travels with Patriots on Miami trip Wide receiver Antonio Brown traveled with the New England Patriots for the team's game against the Miami Dolphins, according to a source, putting him ...
03:48, 09/15/2019

Sparty falls after 12-men flag negates tying FG Eno Benjamin reached the ball to the goal line for a 1-yard touchdown run with 50 seconds remaining, and Arizona State beat No. 18 Michigan State 10-7...
03:48, 09/15/2019

Georgia fans wear pink in honor of opposing team coach’s deceased wife Georgia Bulldog fans traded in their red attire for pink on Sept. 13 in a show of support for Arkansas State Coach Blake Anderson, whose wife, Wendy, ...
03:16, 09/15/2019

Nelson, Johnson lead South Dakota St past Drake 38-10 Kanin Nelson threw two touchdown passes to Cade Johnson and South Dakota State rolled to a 38-10 win over Drake       ...
01:32, 09/15/2019

Defense helps Youngstown State beat Duquesne 34-14 Nathan Mays threw for 131 yards and ran for 63 yards and a score and the defense played a major role in Youngstown State's 34-14 win over Duquesn...
01:32, 09/15/2019

Barca teen Ansu Fati leads rout of Valencia, sets new record Injures to Lionel Messi and Barcelona's other top attacking players have given an unknown 16-year-old teenager from Guinea-Bissau the rarest of c...
01:32, 09/15/2019

Georgia fans honor late wife of Arkansas State coach with pink-out Arkansas State coach Blake Anderson called the support "overwhelming" as Georgia fans held a pink out in memory of his wife who died from cancer. ...
01:32, 09/15/2019

Study shows hockey Hall of Famer Stan Mikita suffered from CTE A posthumous study of Stan Mikita's brain shows the hockey great suffered from chronic traumatic encephalopathy at the time of his death a year a...
01:32, 09/15/2019

Photos: Best signs on ESPN's 'College GameDay' for Iowa State-Iowa football game in Ames "Amesday" lived up to the hype as ESPN's "College GameDay" crew hit Iowa State for the in-state matchup against Iowa. Fans' signs didn'...
01:32, 09/15/2019

NHL suspends Capitals' Evgeny Kuznetsov for first three games following positive cocaine test The NHL has suspended Washington Capitals center Evgeny Kuznetsov for the first three games of the season. He tested positive for cocaine in May. ...
01:32, 09/15/2019

Cuteness alert: Kids at Children's Hospital return well wishes to Brewers' Christian Yelich Christian Yelich visited kids at Children's Hospital during an off day earlier this month. With Yelich hurt, the kids are returning the encourage...
01:32, 09/15/2019

Tiger Woods back in Orlando to root for Stanford against No. 16 Central Florida in college football Woods was seen smiling on the sidelines about two hours prior to kickoff at Spectrum Stadium on the UCF campus.       ...
01:32, 09/15/2019

Terry Bradshaw: 'I can't stand players like Antonio Brown', says he wouldn't throw to him Former Pittsburgh Steelers QB and FOX analyst Terry Bradshaw didn't have any kind words regarding former Steeler and Patriots wideout Antonio Bro...
01:32, 09/15/2019

David Ortiz to hospital staff after being shot: 'Please don't let me die. I have four children.' Former Boston Red Sox slugger David Ortiz detailed the fear he experienced in the aftermath of being shot in the back on June 9.    &#...
01:32, 09/15/2019

VP Mike Pence says Triple Crown winner American Pharoah bit him during visit to Kentucky farm Vice President Mike Pence told Republican leadership during a retreat this week that Triple Crown winner American Pharoah bit him in 2018.  ...
01:32, 09/15/2019

Deaf Michigan high school football player captains his team and dominates opponents Devin Holmes, a Michigan high school lineman and captain, is deaf but has succeeded with the help of an interpreter, coaches and teammates.  ...
01:32, 09/15/2019

Larry Garron, running back for the original Boston Patriots, dies at 82 Larry Garron, who played from 1960 to 1968 for the Boston Patriots, dies at 82. He is ninth on the team's career-rushing list with 2,981 yards. ...
01:32, 09/15/2019

No. 11 Penn State survives challenge from Pittsburgh with late defensive stands Penn State needed a goal line stand and a desperate hold on the final drive of the game to hold off underdog Pittsburgh as the schools ended a series....
01:32, 09/15/2019

Bell Tolls: Can Lamar Jackson, Ravens ace test? And Big Ben must put Steelers on his back Looking at Week 2 of the NFL, the Ravens' Lamar Jackson will try to ace his next test, and Ben Roethlisberger once again must carry the Steelers....
01:32, 09/15/2019

Eastern Michigan takes down Big Ten foe Illinois on road, takes home $1 million Illinois agreed to pay Eastern Michigan $1 million for the Eagles to visit Champaign. Eastern Michigan handed the Illini a 34-31 loss in thanks. ...
01:32, 09/15/2019

Wrigley's ironman organist retiring after 33 years Gary Pressy, who began his career with the Cubs in 1987 and has played the organ at Wrigley Field for 2,679 consecutive games, will retire after this ...
01:00, 09/15/2019

Neymar booed before scoring winner in return Neymar suffered a torrent of abuse in his Paris Saint-Germain return against Strasbourg on Saturday but ended the match by scoring the game-winning go...
01:00, 09/15/2019

NBA agents reject NCAA's certification proposal The NBPA sent a letter on behalf of certified player agents to the NCAA that refuses to submit to a proposed certification process to work with underg...
01:00, 09/15/2019

Down 7 late, Pitt kicks, loses as PSU rivalry stops Pitt failed to score any points after having a first-and-goal at the 1 with less than four minutes to play, and No. 13 Penn State held on for a 17-10 ...
01:00, 09/15/2019

Sources: NFL starts review as Shepard concussed After a breach in the NFL concussion protocol involving Giants receiver Sterling Shepard, the NFL and NFLPA are both trying to figure out how and why,...
01:00, 09/15/2019

Georgia fans wear pink in honor of rival team coach’s deceased wife Georgia Bulldog fans traded in their red attire for pink on Sept. 13 in a show of support for Arkansas State Coach Blake Anderson, whose wife, Wendy, ...
01:00, 09/15/2019

Maryland goes from fast and furious to fully frustrated in loss to Temple The No. 21 Terps, whose offense looked so strong in the season's first two games, failed to convert numerous opportunities in a frustrating 20-17 loss...
01:00, 09/15/2019

How California lawmakers are trying to allow college athletes to get paid The ‘Fair Pay to Play Act’ would let student athletes in the state generate income before graduation through endorsements and sponsorships. If signed ...
23:32, 09/14/2019

Maryland’s hot start is halted in head-scratching loss to Temple The No. 21 Terps, whose offense looked so strong in the season's first two games, failed to convert numerous opportunities in a frustrating 20-17 loss...
23:32, 09/14/2019

Evgeny Kuznetsov, suspended for positive cocaine test, says, ‘I’m going to learn from this’ The suspension is for "inappropriate conduct," and Kuznetsov won't appeal it. "Growing as a person, I want to get better,” he told reporters in his fi...
23:32, 09/14/2019

Rallying: Ogier leads into final day of Rally Turkey as Tanak retires Sebastien Ogier will take a 0.2 second lead over Citroen team mate Esapekka Lappi into the final day of Rally Turkey, with championship leader Ott Tan...
22:49, 09/14/2019

Popovich on World Cup: 'There's no blame to be placed' Team USA defeated Poland 87-74 on Saturday to finish in seventh place in the FIBA World Cup tournament, and coach Gregg Popovich had a few words for t...
22:49, 09/14/2019

MotoGP could expand to 22 races from 2022 MotoGP could expand to 22 races after 2021 with a rotational system catering for a potential five rounds in Spain and Portugal, according to series bo...
22:49, 09/14/2019

Motorcycling: Vinales on pole in Misano, sparks between Rossi and Marquez Yamaha's Maverick Vinales took pole position for the San Marino Grand Prix on Saturday after a qualifying flare-up between Honda's championship leader...
22:49, 09/14/2019

Golf: Garcia, Shinkwin share lead after KLM Open third round Spain's Sergio Garcia and England's Callum Shinkwin both shot six-under par 66 in the KLM Open third round on Saturday to share a two-stroke lead at 1...
22:49, 09/14/2019

Bucs' Arians: TE Howard 'can play a heck of a lot better' Tampa Bay Buccaneers tight end O.J. Howard does not appear to be in the good graces of Bruce Arians, and the team's new coach wasn't shy about his tho...
22:49, 09/14/2019

WTA roundup: Top seed Pliskova into Zhengzhou final A surprising run by unseeded Frenchwoman Kristina Mladenovic came to an end in a semifinal loss to seventh-seeded Croat Petra Martic, who won 6-0, 6-3...
22:49, 09/14/2019

Thiem loses but Novak propels Austria to Davis Cup win Dominic Thiem had his nine-match singles winning streak in Davis Cup play snapped but Austria won the final match to pull out a 3-2 win over Finland o...
22:49, 09/14/2019

The Nats’ bullpen will be better in October — if they make it that far What neither GM Mike Rizzo nor ownership provided will be granted by the calendar turning to October, when the rotation’s three aces will be options a...
21:49, 09/14/2019

World Championships: Poor Start For India's Greco-Roman Wrestlers Competing in non-Olympic categories, Asian Championship silver medallist Harpeet Singh (82kg), Sagar (63kg), and Manjeet (55kg) could not even score a...
20:48, 09/14/2019

Bangar Backs Rohit To Help India Chase Down Unachievable Targets In Tests Former India batting coach Sanjay Bangar believes the opening slot will be a new challenge for Rohit Sharma in the upcoming Test series against South ...
20:48, 09/14/2019

"Lesson Learned": Kohli On Tweet That Sparked Dhoni's Retirement Rumours Virat Kohli said that MS Dhoni will "remain valuable" as long as he continues playing the game even as team management grooms youngsters like Rishabh ...
20:48, 09/14/2019

Antonio Brown loses endorsement deal with helmet manufacturer Xenith amid sexual assault investigation: report Antonio Brown reportedly lost his endorsement deal with helmet manufacturer Xenith this week after newfound sexual assault allegations surfaced agains...
20:17, 09/14/2019

University of Alabama tracking students during college football games In an effort to keep the University of Alabama students engaged during college football season, the school has developed an app that records the locat...
20:17, 09/14/2019

Terry Bradshaw says he 'can't stand' players like Antonio Brown Former Pittsburgh Steelers great and Hall of Fame quarterback Terry Bradshaw announced his disdain for players like Antonio Brown during an interview ...
20:17, 09/14/2019

NFL PrimeTime is back! Chris Berman explains where it came from Beginning Sunday on ESPN+, Chris Berman joins old pal Tom Jackson for the return of NFL PrimeTime. Berman walked down memory lane with ESPN's Jeff Leg...
18:32, 09/14/2019

Terry Bradshaw says he 'can't stand' guys like AB Steelers Hall of Fame quarterback Terry Bradshaw says he "can't stand players" like Antonio Brown and wishes Pittsburgh would have gotten rid of the w...
18:32, 09/14/2019

Pop: Team USA critics are 'immature, arrogant' Team USA coach Gregg Popovich said there's no shame in his squad's performance at the FIBA World Cup and said critics who view anything less than gold...
18:32, 09/14/2019

Tim Tebow says college athletes don’t deserve compensation. Jay Bilas says that’s ‘immoral.’ The two ESPN personalities have far different takes on the prospect of college athletes making money of their names and likenesses while maintaining N...
14:16, 09/14/2019

WTA roundup: Mladenovic upsets Svitolina to reach Zhengzhou semis Kristina Mladenovic smacked 59 winners while recording a 6-4, 4-6, 6-3 upset of second-seeded Elina Svitolina of Ukraine to reach the semifinals of th...
13:49, 09/14/2019

Fury, Wilder agree to terms of rematch, third fight-report Heavyweights Tyson Fury and Deontay Wilder have agreed to terms for their highly anticipated rematch, promoter Bob Arum told BT Sport, while also sign...
13:49, 09/14/2019

Golf: Chappell shoots 59 in return from back surgery Kevin Chappell became the 10th player to break 60 on the PGA Tour as he used a record-tying nine consecutive birdies to shoot an 11-under 59 at the Gr...
13:49, 09/14/2019

Olympics: U.S. groups investigated on handling of sex-abuse claims - report The United States Olympic and Paralympic Committee (USOPC) said on Friday it was cooperating with government inquires after it was reported U.S. agenc...
13:49, 09/14/2019

Big Three' plus Murray confirmed for inaugural ATP Cup The 'Big Three' of Roger Federer, Rafa Nadal and Novak Djokovic have confirmed they will play in the inaugural ATP Cup in a boost for the nation-based...
13:49, 09/14/2019

MLB roundup: Goldschmidt's slam powers Cards past Brewers Paul Goldschmidt hit two homers, including a grand slam, and drove in a career-high seven runs as the St. Louis Cardinals rolled past the visiting Mil...
13:49, 09/14/2019

Basketball: U.S. finish seventh at World Cup after Poland win The U.S. cruised to a 87-74 win over Poland to finish seventh at the FIBA Basketball World Cup on Saturday, putting the seal on the worst-ever perform...
13:49, 09/14/2019

Martic sets up final with Pliskova at Zhengzhou Open Croatia's Petra Martic and top seed Karolina Pliskova marched into the final of the inaugural Zhengzhou Open with commanding straight sets victories o...
13:49, 09/14/2019

Doi, Hibino set up rare all-Japanese final in Hiroshima Japan's Misaki Doi upset Russian second seed Veronika Kudermetova 6-4 6-3 on Saturday to set up a final with compatriot and doubles partner Nao Hibino...
13:49, 09/14/2019

Megan Rapinoe discusses confidence, equal pay at youth soccer panel ahead of Reign FC-Spirit clash Rapinoe, Rose Lavelle, Mallory Pugh, Allie Long and Washington Spirit midfielder Andi Sullivan gathered for a panel discussion the night before the Wa...
13:16, 09/14/2019

Cole wins 17th, Springer's HR lifts Astros over Royals 4-1 George Springer hit a tiebreaking, three-run homer in the ninth inning, Gerrit Cole win his 13th straight decision and the Houston Astros beat the Kan...
10:48, 09/14/2019

Davis hits 2 HRs, A's top Rangers 14-9, keep wild-card lead Khris Davis homered twice, Ramon Laureano connected on the game's fourth three-run shot to break a tie in the sixth inning and the Oakland Athlet...
10:48, 09/14/2019

Arenado, Story power Rockies past Padres, 10-8 Nolan Arenado hit his 40th home run and Trevor Story connected twice to lead the Colorado Rockies past the San Diego Padres 10-8    &#...
10:48, 09/14/2019

Votto, VanMeter go deep, Reds beat sinking Diamondbacks 4-3 Joey Votto and Josh VanMeter homered, Luis Castillo pitched five solid innings and the Cincinnati Reds beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 4-3   ...
10:48, 09/14/2019

Gordon leads No. 20 Washington State over Houston 31-24 Anthony Gordon threw for 440 yards and three touchdowns for his third straight 400-yard game as No. 20 Washington State pulled away in the second half...
10:48, 09/14/2019

Abreu, Moncada lift White Sox over Mariners 9-7 Jose Abreu and Eloy Jimenez hit solo home runs, Yoan Moncada drove in four runs and the Chicago White Sox beat the Seattle Mariners 9-7   &...
10:48, 09/14/2019

Beede, 2 relievers combine on 4-hitter, Giants top Marlins Tyler Beede allowed three hits in 6 1/3 innings, Buster Posey drove in the game's only run, and the San Francisco Giants beat the Miami Marlins 1...
10:48, 09/14/2019

Soccer star Aluko: Amazon didn't remove racist book reviews Soccer star Eni Aluko is condemning Amazon for not removing racist reviews of her memoir posted on the online retailer's web site   &#...
10:48, 09/14/2019

Rangers begin training camp with goal of making the playoffs The New York Rangers have two clear goals this season: to keep improving and return to the playoffs after a two-year absence     ...
10:48, 09/14/2019

Opinion: Turns out the right thing is to let Antonio Brown play … pending further review Antonio Brown will be eligible to play for the Patriots after NFL commissioner Roger Goodell did not put him on exempt list. It was the right call. &...
10:48, 09/14/2019

Kansas takes down Boston College to halt long road losing skid against Power 5 schools Carter Stanley threw for three touchdowns, Khalil Herbert rushed for 187 yards on just 11 carries and Kansas stunned Boston College 48-24.  ...
10:48, 09/14/2019

ESPN reviving 'NFL Primetime' with Chris Berman and Tom Jackson After a 14-year absence, the popular highlights show is coming back to Sunday nights on the ESPN+ streaming service starting this week.   &...
10:48, 09/14/2019

Opinion: Tim Tebow's argument against paying college athletes is laughable Tim Tebow, who made millions off his Heisman win, says giving athletes the chance to cash in on their name, image, likeness will ruin college sports. ...
10:48, 09/14/2019

Sterling Not On Same Level As Messi, Ronaldo: Guardiola Raheem Sterling enjoyed his best goal-scoring season last year as he netted 25 times to help City win the domestic treble of Premier League, FA Cup an...
10:16, 09/14/2019

Steve Smith Unfazed By Burden Of Australia Run-Scoring Steve Smith again shouldered the run-scoring burden for Australia on Friday, scoring 80 at the Oval -- his lowest total of a sensational Ashes series....
10:16, 09/14/2019

The Raiders, believe it or not, are starting to look like a competent NFL team The team seemed in disarray when Antonio Brown was released last weekend, and Coach Jon Gruden was coming off a 4-12 season. But Monday’s season-openi...
08:48, 09/14/2019

Bama tracking students to check 4-quarter stays An app that utilizes location tracking through a new phone application monitors when Alabama students enter Bryant-Denny Stadium for games -- and when...
08:16, 09/14/2019

Jayhawks break 48-game road skid vs. Power 5 Carter Stanley threw for three touchdowns, Khalil Herbert rushed for 187 yards on just 11 carries and Kansas stunned Boston College 48-24 Friday night...
08:16, 09/14/2019

Martin Fehervary is the prospect the Caps can’t stop gushing about “We’re all big fans of his,” director of player development Steve Richmond said of the defenseman in July. “I think he’s got a chance to play in the N...
05:00, 09/14/2019

Svrluga: Jay Gruden was already on shaky ground. Benching Adrian Peterson didn’t help. In his sixth year, the Redskins’ coach may have finally found the trick to getting his players on the same page — keeping a respected veteran on the s...
05:00, 09/14/2019

Washington Spirit wants to satisfy big Audi Field crowd vs. Megan Rapinoe and Reign FC Coach Richie Burke stressed the need for a win to stay in the playoff race, saying, "If we are going to continue to pull in big crowds, we’ve got to h...
05:00, 09/14/2019

‘I am in your head. The rent is free.’ Meet the hardest-working mouth in MLS. Quincy Amarikwa, a well-traveled forward in his first season with D.C. United, uses psychological warfare to unnerve opponents including superstar Zla...
05:00, 09/14/2019

The making of Arsenal star Pepe When players and leading officials at Nicolas Pepe's former club Lille talk about the scintillating young star, they frequently refer to him as: "supe...
04:32, 09/14/2019

Tainted bedding cited as possible cause of Justify's positive drug test A reported positive test for scopolomine after Justify's victory in the Santa Anita Derby likely was caused by bedding tainted by jimson weed, trainer...
03:32, 09/14/2019

Miami adult-content website announces $10M bid for Miami Heat arena naming rights A Miami-based porn website announced on Thursday a $10 million bid for the naming rights to American Airlines Arena, the home of the Miami Heat NBA fr...
03:01, 09/14/2019

| Golovin in tennis comeback after 11-year absence Tatiana Golovin said she will return to competitive tennis despite having retired 11 years ago, a day after Kim Clijsters announced her shock comeback...
02:32, 09/14/2019

Joe Gibbs has a heavyweight lineup in NASCAR's playoffs Joe Gibbs has a powerhouse lineup leading NASCAR's playoffs, with four drivers laser-focused on winning the overall title    ...
00:16, 09/14/2019

Daughters challenge Pat Bowlen's trust, risk inheritance Two daughters of late Broncos owner Pat Bowlen are challenging the trust set up to determine the next controlling owner of the team    ...
00:16, 09/14/2019

Weghorst scores again, Wolfsburg unbeaten in Bundesliga Wout Weghorst scored again for Wolfsburg to preserve its unbeaten start to the season with a 1-1 draw at Fortuna Düsseldorf on Friday  ...
00:16, 09/14/2019

Soccer star says Amazon didn't remove racist reviews of book Soccer star Eni Aluko is condemning Amazon for not removing racist reviews of her memoir posted on the online retailer's web site   &#...
00:16, 09/14/2019

Winnipeg's Dustin Byfuglien granted leave of absence Veteran defenseman Dustin Byfuglien granted a leave of absence by the Winnipeg Jets and there is no timetable for his return     ...
00:16, 09/14/2019

Kobe Bryant not surprised by Team USA's FIBA World Cup losses Kobe Bryant said Team USA's two unexpected losses at this year's FIBA World Cup were no surprise given how the rest of the world has caught ...
00:16, 09/14/2019

Dwight Freeney says Syracuse 'couldn't ask for better situation' with Clemson visiting After losing ugly to Maryland, Syracuse has a great opportunity against No. 1 Clemson, former Orange standout Dwight Freeney tells USA TODAY Sports. ...
00:16, 09/14/2019

Report: DOJ investigating FBI, Olympic organizations' handling of sex abuse complaints The Department of Justice is looking at how several Olympic organizations handled sexual abuse complaints, according to the Wall Street Journal. ...
00:16, 09/14/2019

After more than 30 years without winner, what is behind Notre Dame's Heisman Trophy drought Notre Dame hasn't won the Heisman Trophy in a long time. Assessing the 30-year drought through the eyes of Paul Hornung and Tim Brown.  ...
00:16, 09/14/2019

Tim Tebow doesn't want college athletes to get paid: 'It's about your team' Former Florida quarterback and New York Mets minor-leaguer Tim Tebow believes paying college athletes changes the meaning of college sports.  &#...
00:16, 09/14/2019

Three-time NBA champion Shaun Livingston announces retirement after 15-year career Shaun Livingston, who played 15 years in the NBA and won three championships with the Golden State Warriors, announced his retirement Friday.  &...
00:16, 09/14/2019

Jets' Gregg Williams dismisses Odell Beckham Jr.'s accusations, gets testy about bountygate Jets defensive coordinator Gregg Williams doesn't seem to think much of Odell Beckham Jr. after the Browns WR took shots at Williams' coachi...
00:16, 09/14/2019

Former Bengals DB Terrell Roberts shot, killed at grandmother's home in California Terrell Roberts, who was with the Bengals for the 2003 and 2004 seasons, was shot and killed this week at his grandmother's California home. ...
00:16, 09/14/2019

WWE Clash of Champions: Four Horsewomen a focus on night when all titles are on the line Tag team champs Seth Rollins and Braun Strowman will face off against each other, the Four Horsewomen will battle once again and every belt is on the ...
00:16, 09/14/2019

Will Kovalev be able to solve a smaller Canelo? Canelo Alvarez goes up in weight two divisions to challenge light heavyweight world titlist Sergey Kovalev. Dan Rafael and Steve Kim share their thoug...
00:16, 09/14/2019

3-time NBA champion Livingston retires at 34 Veteran NBA guard Shaun Livingston, who came back from a devastating knee injury early in his career to become one of the league's savviest players, h...
00:16, 09/14/2019

Sources: NFL not placing AB on exempt list The NFL will not place New England Patriots wide receiver Antonio Brown on the commissioner's exempt list at this point, making him eligible to play S...
00:16, 09/14/2019

Double check: Rodgers tries wristband with plays Packers QB Aaron Rodgers, who has had to learn a new offense for the first time since becoming the starter in 2008, experimented with a playcalling ch...
00:16, 09/14/2019

Berman, T.J. back for NFL PrimeTime on ESPN+ From 1987 to 2005, Chris Berman and Tom Jackson helped redefine NFL highlights with their back-and-forth banter on ESPN's NFL PrimeTime. They're back ...
00:16, 09/14/2019

Williams bristles over OBJ's 'cheap shots' talk Jets defensive coordinator Gregg Williams refuted Odell Beckham Jr.'s accusations that he coaches his players to injure opponents, claiming Friday, "W...
00:16, 09/14/2019

Carolina Panthers owner to help young entrepreneur, 12, pay for college A young entrepreneur working hard to save for college got the surprise of a lifetime after a touching video of him with Carolina Panthers head coach R...
23:48, 09/13/2019

India's Davis Cup Tie Against Pakistan Subject To Security Review: AITA The tie was earlier scheduled to be held in Islamabad on September 14-15 but was postponed to November after an in-depth security review by the Intern...
22:48, 09/13/2019

Sourabh Verma Enters Vietnam Open Semi-Finals Sourabh Verma got the better of home favourite Tien Minh Nguyen to enter the men's singles semi-final at the Vietnam Open BWF Tour Super 100 tournamen...
22:48, 09/13/2019

Kidambi Srikanth Pulls Out Of China, Korea Open With Knee Injury Kidambi Srikanth was set to face compatriot and World Championships bronze medallist Sai Praneeth in the first round of the China Open Super 1000 tour...
22:48, 09/13/2019

Inaugural World Urban Games looking for street cred in Budapest An abandoned market hall, with concrete walls daubed in graffiti, provides a perfect backdrop for the inaugural World Urban Games starting in Budapest...
21:48, 09/13/2019

Pliskova wins twice in a day to reach Zhengzhou semis, Svitolina out Top seed Karolina Pliskova started Friday in the last-16 at the inaugural Zhengzhou Open and ended the day in the semi-finals after defeating Polona H...
21:48, 09/13/2019

Europe take one-point Solheim Cup lead into day two Team Europe took a one-point advantage over the U.S. into the second day of the Solheim Cup with a 4-1/2 to 3-1/2 lead after Friday's foursomes and fo...
21:48, 09/13/2019

Jamieson claims halfway lead at KLM Open, Garcia in the hunt Scotland's Scott Jamieson shot a bogey-free seven-under-par 65, the best round on the day, to take a two-stroke lead over Spaniard Sergio Garcia and a...
21:48, 09/13/2019

Boxer Tyson Fury primed for Wallin bout, says sport needs 'lively' champs Heavyweight boxing champion Tyson Fury told UPI he is exactly where he is supposed to be before his bout against Sweden's Otto Wallin on Saturday. He ...
21:48, 09/13/2019

Scola shines as Argentina breeze into World Cup final Power forward Luis Scola scored a game-high 28 points and grabbed 13 rebounds as Argentina breezed past France 80-66 to book their place in Sunday's b...
20:16, 09/13/2019

Swedish women's tournament canceled as dispute continues The Swedish Ice Hockey Association (SIHA) has canceled a proposed four-nation tournament featuring the United States, Canada and Finland in November a...
20:16, 09/13/2019

Bobsleigh- Humphries sues Bobsleigh Canada, wants to compete for U.S.- report Double Olympic gold medalist Kaillie Humphries wants to compete for the United States and has filed a lawsuit against Bobsleigh Canada to obtain her r...
20:16, 09/13/2019

Cycling- Movistar accuse UCI of Roglic favoritism Movistar’s Sporting Director accused cycling's governing body of favoring Vuelta a Espana leader Primoz Roglic on Friday after the Slovenian was allow...
20:16, 09/13/2019

Cycling: Peloton rounds on Movistar for attack after Vuelta crash Movistar Team were roundly criticized after they attacked during stage 19 of the Vuelta a Espana in the immediate aftermath of race leader Primoz Rogl...
20:16, 09/13/2019

Rallying: Lappi leads Ogier in Citroen one-two in Turkey Finland's Esapekka Lappi led world champion team mate Sebastien Ogier by 17.7 seconds in a Citroen one-two after a rocky first full day at Rally Turke...
20:16, 09/13/2019

Portland Thorns fans boo US Armed Forces enlistees after they pledged to obey president's orders Fans at a National Women’s Soccer League game rained down boos during a U.S. Armed Forces swearing-in ceremony Wednesday after the members were asked ...
20:16, 09/13/2019

Olympic gold medalist bobsledder looking to leave Team Canada for Team USA after filing harassment claim Two-time Olympic gold medalist Kaillie Humphries asked to be released from Team Canada in order to compete for Team USA after accusing Bobsleigh Canad...
20:16, 09/13/2019

Gregg Popovich greets Serbia's coach with sobering words: 'We are a couple of f-----g losers' The U.S. and Serbian men’s basketball teams were both among the favorites to win the FIBA World Cup heading into the tournament but by Thursday neithe...
20:16, 09/13/2019

Texas says temperatures just fine in its visitor locker room The temperature in the Texas visitor's locker room appears almost perfect for serving a nice glass of red wine, but it may be a tad stuffy for a ...
19:48, 09/13/2019

After 12-year-old Michigan boy dies on field, Jim and Jack Harbaugh help support his family Skylar Lasby, 12, died on a Michigan football field last month. Wolverines coach Jim Harbaugh and his dad, Jack, have supported his family and team. ...
19:48, 09/13/2019

What went wrong? What's next? Burning questions for USA Basketball ahead of Olympics What's next for USA Basketball after failing to medal at the FIBA World Cup and with the 2020 Tokyo Olympics less than a year away.   ...
19:48, 09/13/2019

Bold predictions for Week 3 of the college football season Expect the unexpected in college football. And Week 3 should be no different. Here are six bold predictions, including danger for USC, Florida and &#...
19:48, 09/13/2019

Antonio Brown won't be placed on commissioner's list and will be eligible to play for Patriots Antonio Brown will be eligible to make his New England Patriots debut Sunday against the Miami Dolphins. The NFL won't place Brown on the exempt ...
19:48, 09/13/2019

Watch: Cam Newton struggles in Panthers loss to Buccaneers Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton completed fewer than half of his passes and failed to throw a touchdown in a loss to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers...
18:16, 09/13/2019

Johnny Manziel's football uniform stolen from Texas A&M Texas A&M Police have identified a man in connection with a theft from the school's Hall of Champions, which took a football uniform worn by former He...
18:16, 09/13/2019

Patriots' Antonio Brown trains at TB12 gym, asks for love in 'time of crisis' New England Patriots wide receiver Antonio Brown got in a workout with Tom Brady's personal trainer at the TB12 Sports Therapy Center ahead of his fir...
18:16, 09/13/2019

Watch: Cardinals' Rangel Ravelo hammers 487-foot homer First baseman Rangel Ravelo ripped a 487-foot home run in a St. Louis Cardinals win against the Colorado Rockies. The solo shot was the longest homer ...
18:16, 09/13/2019

10 Breeders' Cup qualifiers, first '20 Kentucky Derby trial mark weekend horse racing Breeders' Cup qualifying races from Ireland to Canada to Kentucky and the first official prep for the 2020 Kentucky Derby hightlight weekend horse rac...
18:16, 09/13/2019

No. 8 Auburn focused on Kent State, not looking ahead The Auburn Tigers are coming up on their Southeastern Conference opener against another potential Western Division contender     ...
17:16, 09/13/2019

Braun homers, Brewers beat Marlins 3-2 for 7th straight win Ryan Braun hit a tiebreaking, two-run homer in the third inning as Milwaukee Brewers beat Miami Marlins 3-2 to complete a four-game sweep and extend w...
17:16, 09/13/2019

Five NFL figures desperately seeking a strong rebound in Week 2 After disappointing, or in some cases embarrassing, NFL season openers, these players and coaches need a bounce-back performance in the worst way. &#...
17:16, 09/13/2019

‘I don’t even drink protein shakes’: Cowboys laugh about drug test after CB Chidobe Awuzie hits 22.81 mph chasing Saquon Barkley Chidobe Aquzie could only laugh when he learned that a random drug test coincided with him recently setting a top mark for player speed during a play....
17:16, 09/13/2019

With Ronald Acuña Jr. on verge of 40/40 season, here's a look at the four players who have done it before Ronald Acuna Jr. of the Atlanta Braves on the verge of reaching the 40-40 benchmark, take a look at the four previous historic seasons.   &...
17:16, 09/13/2019

Torrey Smith announces retirement from NFL after eight seasons Wide receiver Torrey Smith, who played eight seasons in the NFL with the Ravens, 49ers, Eagles and Panthers, announced his retirement Friday.  &...
17:16, 09/13/2019

Dolphins allow former first-round pick Minkah Fitzpatrick to seek trade, per report The Dolphins are not actively seeking to trade Minkah Fitzpatrick, but they are allowing him to seek out options, according to ESPN.   ...
17:16, 09/13/2019

Cam Newton on Panthers' frustrating 0-2 start: Fans 'deserve better' Panthers fans voiced their displeasure more than once with boos during a 20-14 loss to the Buccaneers. Cam Newton said he heard — and understood...
17:16, 09/13/2019

After LSU complaints about visiting locker room at Texas, Longhorns release temperature data After the LSU 45-38 loss to the Texas Longhorns on Saturday, the Tigers complained about the air conditioning situation in the visitors' locker r...
17:16, 09/13/2019

'Just a problem kid, man': Antonio Brown's troubled past shines light on current situation Those who knew New England Patriots wide receiver Antonio Brown before his time in the NFL say it's no surprise what Brown's current situati...
17:16, 09/13/2019

Darvish, 2 Cubs relievers fan 19 Padres in 4-1 win Yu Darvish struck out 14 Padres over six shutout innings Thursday afternoon as the Chicago Cubs earned a 4-1 victory in San Diego to remain tied with ...
16:16, 09/13/2019

Brewers sweep Marlins, win seventh straight Ryan Braun, wearing injured teammate Christian Yelich's jersey under his own as a tribute, slugged a go-ahead, two-run homer to lead the Milwaukee Bre...
16:16, 09/13/2019

Osaka sacks her second coach of 2019 Twice Grand Slam champion Naomi Osaka has sacked her second coach in seven months, splitting with Jermaine Jenkins in the wake of her disappointing U....
16:16, 09/13/2019

Judge’s HR helps Yanks complete sweep of Tigers Aaron Judge hit a two-run homer, Domingo German pitched four innings of scoreless relief and the New York Yankees defeated the host Detroit Tigers 6-4...
16:16, 09/13/2019

MLB roundup: Brewers sweep Marlins, win seventh straight Ryan Braun, wearing injured teammate Christian Yelich's jersey under his own as a tribute, slugged a go-ahead, two-run homer to lead the Milwaukee Bre...
16:16, 09/13/2019

Golf: Rookie of the year Im celebrates with Greenbrier ace A day after winning the Arnold Palmer Award as the 2018-19 PGA Tour Rookie of the Year, Im Sung-jae celebrated the start of the new season in style wi...
16:16, 09/13/2019

NFL notebook: Pats, Raiders reportedly were unaware of AB civil matter Neither the New England Patriots nor the Oakland Raiders were aware of rape allegations involving Antonio Brown until a civil sexual-assault lawsuit w...
16:16, 09/13/2019

College football notebook: A&M seeks culprit in Manziel uniform theft Police at Texas A&M haven't exactly got their man in the theft of a Johnny Manziel uniform from the Hall of Champions at the school's football stadium...
16:16, 09/13/2019

Rugby: Octopuses predict Japan will beat Ireland but not reach knockouts Two octopuses in Obira, on the northern Japanese island of Hokkaido, have predicted the hosts of the Rugby World Cup will not progress from their pool...
16:16, 09/13/2019

U.S. Open winner Andreescu among trio pulling out of Pan Pacific Open U.S. Open champion Bianca Andreescu has withdrawn from next week's Pan Pacific Open in Osaka with a right leg injury, the 19-year-old Canadian said on...
16:16, 09/13/2019

Cycling: Team Ineos boss Brailsford recovering from prostate cancer Team Ineos boss Dave Brailsford, the man who masterminded Britain's rise as a cycling powerhouse, is recovering from prostate cancer diagnosed shortly...
16:16, 09/13/2019

Tokyo Olympic organizers say no plans to ban 'Rising Sun' flag despite South Korean demand Tokyo Olympic organizers said on Friday that the display of Japan's "Rising Sun" does not constitute a political statement and a spokesman said there ...
16:16, 09/13/2019

Tokyo snow: Japan's Olympic organizers trial slush machines to beat summer heat Olympic officials used a snow machine to spray a crowd of volunteers with shaved ice and slush on Friday as they tried out ways to keep spectators coo...
16:16, 09/13/2019

Basketball- Gasol fires Spain into World Cup final Marc Gasol netted 33 points and Ricky Rubio dished out 12 assists as Spain came from behind to beat Australia 95-88 in a double-overtime thriller and ...
16:16, 09/13/2019

Golf- Korda sisters shine but Europe take slender Solheim Cup lead Americans Jessica and Nelly Korda became the first sister pairing to earn a point at the Solheim Cup but Team Europe emerged with a one-point lead aft...
16:16, 09/13/2019

Athletics- Kenyan trials too hot for Kipruto Olympic and world champion Conseslus Kipruto dropped out of the 3,000m steeplechase at Kenya's world championship trials on Friday after the race bega...
16:16, 09/13/2019

Rugby- Across the world cyclists begin final leg to deliver World Cup whistle After travelling almost 20,000 km (12,500 miles) across 27 countries since leaving London's Twickenham Stadium 223 days ago, intrepid cyclists Ron Rut...
16:16, 09/13/2019

Rob Gronkowski reveals the number of concussions he 'probably' suffered playing football Three-time Super Bowl champion Rob Gronkowski went further to reveal the extent playing football had on his body, including detailing the number of co...
16:16, 09/13/2019

ACC teams Wake Forest, UNC meet in nonconference game Wake Forest and North Carolina officials felt Atlantic Coast Conference schools located about 80 miles apart in the same state should not go seven yea...
16:16, 09/13/2019

Quartet of new Big 12 coaches face statement games Kansas State rolled past Nicholls to begin Chris Klieman's tenure with the Wildcats in style, then trounced Bowling Green last weekend to keep the mom...
16:16, 09/13/2019

Baffert: Justify's positive test came from contaminated food Hall of Fame trainer Bob Baffert denied giving 2018 Triple Crown winning horse Justify a banned substance that caused a positive test prior to last ye...
16:16, 09/13/2019

Officiating woes are not monopolized by NFL While Saints fans must be feeling picked on as NFL game officials made another error that damaged them in the opener, it must be noted that pro footba...
16:16, 09/13/2019

University honors black players dismissed from team in 1969 Fifty years after 14 black football players were kicked off the University of Wyoming football team for seeking to wear armbands to protest racism, ei...
16:16, 09/13/2019

Carolina Panthers' Cam Newton becomes the butt of social media jokes with pregame outfit Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton was at the receiving end of a ton of jokes for the outfit he wore prior to his game against the Tampa Bay Buc...
16:16, 09/13/2019

Antonio Brown appears to address critics after being accused of sexual assault, rape in lawsuit Embattled New England Patriots wide receiver Antonio Brown appeared to address his critics in a video from teammate Tom Brady’s training center Thursd...
16:16, 09/13/2019

Patriots, Raiders unaware of Antonio Brown lawsuit as discussions were ongoing: report The New England Patriots and the Oakland Raiders were reportedly unaware Antonio Brown and his representatives were in discussions over the last few m...
16:16, 09/13/2019

Antonio Brown likely to play for New England Patriots in Week 2: report Antonio Brown is reportedly likely to play Sunday in his first game with the New England Patriots despite a civil lawsuit that was filed against him a...
16:16, 09/13/2019

Odell Beckham Jr alleges 'Bountygate' coach told players to take him out of 2017 preseason game Odell Beckham Jr. accused New York Jets defensive coordinator Gregg Williams of trying to get players to injure him during a preseason game two years ...
16:16, 09/13/2019

"Will Never Be Great": After Harmison, Another Englishman Lays Into Smith Steve Smith, irrespective of his phenomenal form in the Ashes series, is still being castigated by some for his role in the ball-tampering scandal in ...
15:18, 09/13/2019

CSK Shut Down Dhoni Retirement Talk With Iconic Game Of Thrones Dialogue The rumour mills about MS Dhoni's retirement were on overdrive on Thursday before responses from Sakshi Dhoni, Chennai Super Kings and others set them...
15:18, 09/13/2019

Eden Hazard To Make Real Madrid Debut In La Liga Eden Hazard was expected to make his debut in Vigo in the opening round in mid-August after joining Madrid for an initial 100 million euros from Chels...
15:18, 09/13/2019

NCAA women's soccer: From backyard to Bruins, the Rodriguez sisters share strong bond at UCLA Anika and Karina Rodriguez had a sibling rivalry as kids. Together at UCLA, they're each other's biggest supporters as the Bruins contend for an NCAA ...
15:18, 09/13/2019

Free Solo climber Alex Honnold's next summit? The rest of his life The death-defying climber is used to putting his body on the line -- his exploits are up for an Emmy on Saturday. Now he ascends into his toughest cha...
15:18, 09/13/2019

How many bad teams would it take to beat the Astros, Dodgers or Yankees? We picked the best players from the worst rosters in baseball and pitted them against the game's big three. The results reflect the absurdity of our e...
15:18, 09/13/2019

The grandmaster diet: How to lose weight while barely moving You wouldn't think that chess players, who sit for hours on end and only extend their arms from time to time, would struggle with weight loss. But the...
15:18, 09/13/2019

UFC viewers guide: Gaethje-Cowboy in the cage, McGregor waiting in the wings UFC Fight Night's fan-friendly fight between Donald 'Cowboy' Cerrone and Justin Gaethje matches up two of the most entertaining men in MMA. The impact...
15:18, 09/13/2019

Ringside Seat: With Wilder next, Fury needs win against Wallin Heavyweight lineal champion Tyson Fury is favored to defeat Otto Wallin with ease - and then face Deontay Wilder in a rematch. But Wallin hopes to sur...
15:18, 09/13/2019

Texas: Locker room review shows normal temps After LSU's Ed Orgeron complained about the lack of air conditioning in the locker room for Saturday's win over Texas in Austin, UT athletics director...
15:18, 09/13/2019

Sources: Pats unaware AB involved in civil matter Representatives for Patriots wide receiver Antonio Brown and Britney Taylor, his former trainer, were in confidential discussions before the filing of...
15:18, 09/13/2019

Newton on loss: All fingers 'pointing back to me' Panthers quarterback Cam Newton attributed Thursday night's loss to the Bucs to a lack of execution by the offense, saying, "All fingers are just poin...
15:18, 09/13/2019

M. Gasol on verge of pairing WCup, NBA titles After a clutch performance Friday, Marc Gasol has a chance to pull off the rare double of winning an NBA championship and a World Cup title in the sam...
15:18, 09/13/2019

Man United players 'regressing,' says former England star Michael Owen believes Manchester United could learn a lesson from arch-rival Liverpool after claiming Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's players are "at best stay...
13:32, 09/13/2019

Former Oregon State, Cincinnati Bengals CB Terrell Roberts killed in shooting Former Oregon State Beavers and Cincinnati Bengals defensive back Terrell Roberts was shot and killed at his grandmother's home in Richmond, Calif. He...
12:50, 09/13/2019

| Korda sisters make history at Solheim Cup Jessica and Nelly Korda will become the first sisters to play together in the Solheim Cup when they tee off for the United States in Friday's foursome...
11:48, 09/13/2019

| Buttler strikes back against Australia after England collapse Jos Buttler saved England's blushes by counter-attacking against Australia to lift his side to 271-8 after they collapsed on the opening day of the fi...
11:48, 09/13/2019

| Fury not looking past Wallin as Wilder rematch looms Tyson Fury insists he is not looking past opponent Otto Wallin as a money-spinning rematch with WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder looms on the h...
11:48, 09/13/2019

| Cheetahs, Kings raring to go as PRO14 season approaches Cheetahs scrumhalf, Ruan Pienaar and Southern Kings lock, JC Astle, are thrilled with the prospect of the 2019/20 PRO14 season kicking off in two week...
11:48, 09/13/2019

| After Rookie of Year campaign Im opens PGA season with ace South Korea's Im Sung-jae is wasting no time building on his US PGA Tour Rookie of the Year honors, by notching the first hole in one of the 2019-20 s...
11:48, 09/13/2019

| Kaizer Chiefs duo agree new contracts Kaizer Chiefs have confirmed that Mulomowandau Mathoho and Dumisani Zuma have agreed new deals that keep them tied to the Premiership club until 2023....
11:48, 09/13/2019

| Top doctor sounds alarm over heatstroke at Tokyo 2020 One of Japan's top doctors has slammed the decision to hold the Olympics at the height of Tokyo's summer, warning that heatstroke will be the "biggest...
11:48, 09/13/2019

N.F.L. Settles Lengthy Fight with Insurance Company Over Concussions Many of the league’s insurers have claimed they did not have to pay for the concussion settlement with players because the N.F.L. had not disclosed th...
11:16, 09/13/2019

N.F.L. Suspends Bills Rookie for 6 Games Tyrel Dodson had already been placed on the commissioner’s exempt list because he faces misdemeanor charges of domestic violence and disorderly conduc...
11:16, 09/13/2019

Injuries Mar Yankees’ Doubleheader Sweep of the Tigers Gary Sanchez left the second game an inning after he had been thrown out in his first stolen-base attempt this year, and Edwin Encarnacion homered in ...
11:16, 09/13/2019

Orwellabama? Crimson Tide Track Locations to Keep Students at Games Coach Nick Saban gets peeved at students leaving routs early. An app ties sticking around to playoff tickets, but also prompts concern from students a...
11:16, 09/13/2019

Is the Mets’ Wild Season Careening Into the Playoffs? It would have been hard to imagine a month ago, but the Mets are squarely in the race for a wild-card spot — and with an apparent camaraderie that oth...
11:16, 09/13/2019

N.F.L. Week 2 Predictions: Our Picks Against the Spread An N.F.C. championship rematch, a game with an 18.5-point spread and two head-to-head matchups between Heisman winners are among the week’s highlights...
11:16, 09/13/2019

Agonizing Summer Leaves U.S. Basketball Much to Ponder The Americans lost to Serbia at the World Cup, ensuring they would play for seventh place, their worst showing ever in a tournament featuring N.B.A. p...
11:16, 09/13/2019

In Defense of Justify, Bob Baffert Lets Others Do the Talking for a Change The Hall of Fame trainer declined to comment on a drug test report, but his lawyer said contamination had led to detection of a banned substance in Ju...
11:16, 09/13/2019

Titans to retire jersey numbers of George, McNair Eddie George spoke to the current Tennessee Titans as the team prepares to retire the jersey numbers of both himself and the late Steve McNair at half...
05:00, 09/13/2019

George challenges Titans to seize moment as team honors past Eddie George challenges Titans to seize moment against Colts as Tennessee prepares to retire his No. 27 and the No. 9 of the late Steve McNair  ...
05:00, 09/13/2019

Browns lean on bond to support Smith after girlfriend killed Browns 'hurting' as they rally around defensive end Chris Smith after his girlfriend was killed in car accident     ...
05:00, 09/13/2019

More injury woes for Yankees in doubleheader sweep of Tigers All-Star catcher Gary Sánchez became the Yankees' latest injury concern when he left the second game of a doubleheader with left groin tig...
05:00, 09/13/2019

AP Source: Pistons reach deal with Joe Johnson A person with knowledge of the agreement says the Detroit Pistons have reached a deal with 38-year-old swingman Joe Johnson; the person spoke on condi...
05:00, 09/13/2019

Hill struggles in return as Dodgers rally past Orioles 4-2 Dodgers left-hander Rich Hill struggled with his control during his first start since June 19, and Los Angeles scored 2 runs on a passed ball in a 4-2...
05:00, 09/13/2019

Bob Baffert says he never intentionally gave banned substance to Triple Crown winner Justify Horse trainer Bob Baffert and his attorney denounced the failed drug test allegations made against his 2018 Triple Crown winner, Justify.   ...
05:00, 09/13/2019

Opinion: The cover-up for Triple Crown winner Justify looks shameful, no matter how it's framed Justify's 2018 Triple Crown victory is tainted by a concealed drug test and shows that thoroughbred racing cannot be trusted to police itself. &...
05:00, 09/13/2019

In era of analytics, Astros aces Justin Verlander and Gerrit Cole are keeping it old-school As home runs fly and WAR becomes a standard statistic to judge pitchers, some of the game's old-school aces still value wins and ERA.  ...
05:00, 09/13/2019

Suspended Florida State punter Logan Tyler implicated in DUI case from August Officials aren't saying why Florida State punter Logan Tyler is indefinitely suspended, but the move follows an August DUI crash under investigat...
05:00, 09/13/2019

USA TODAY Sports college football staff picks for Week 3 of the season There are no major matchups in Week 3 of the college football season. But drama can happen. Staff picks for the Top 25 games led by Clemson's roa...
05:00, 09/13/2019

Jets QB Sam Darnold has mono, will miss Monday night game vs. Browns The Jets will be without the leader of their offense in Sam Darnold as they try to avoid an 0-2 start when they take on the Browns on Monday night. &...
05:00, 09/13/2019

Fantasy football rankings: Matt Ryan takes aim at Eagles in Week 2 The Falcons' Matt Ryan rises to QB2 in our weekly rankings, while Panthers RB Christian McCaffrey should continue his strong start vs. the Buccan...
05:00, 09/13/2019

Golden Knights defenseman Shea Theodore says he was treated for testicular cancer In a first-person Players Tribune article, Vegas Golden Knights defenseman Shea Theodore details his testicular cancer treatment from offseason. ...
05:00, 09/13/2019

Former Arkansas, NFL QB Ryan Mallett arrested on suspicion of DWI Former NFL quarterback Ryan Mallett was arrested in northwest Arkansas on suspicion of driving while intoxicated. He spent seven seasons in NFL. ...
05:00, 09/13/2019

Warren Sapp on Odell Beckham Jr.: 'You can't wear a $350,000 watch and play like a $2 bill' Odell Beckham Jr.'s decision to wear an expensive watch in the Browns' Week 1 loss to the Titans didn't sit well with Warren Sapp. ...
05:00, 09/13/2019

USA Basketball falls to Serbia, endures worst major tournament finish The United States lost against Serbia on Thursday, meaning it can finish no higher than seventh at the FIBA World Cup. Previous worst was 6th in 2002....
05:00, 09/13/2019

Strongest woman in the world has a filthy mouth and a heart of gold Jessica Fithen has magenta hair and tattoos. "Filthy" is her nickname because she has a filthy mouth. But her trainer says she has a heart of gold. &...
05:00, 09/13/2019

BIG 3 MVP Joe Johnson signs with Detroit Pistons for one year-deal Joe Johnson, a seven-time NBA All-Star who sat out last year, will return for the 2019-20 season. He will team with Derrick Rose in the backcourt. &#...
05:00, 09/13/2019

Justin Verlander, Gerrit Cole put on the greatest pitching show in baseball Justin Verlander and Gerrit Cole could become the first teammates in nearly two decades to finish 1-2 in the Cy Young balloting.    &#...
05:00, 09/13/2019

USA TODAY Sports' Week 2 NFL picks: Will Browns rebound against Jets on Monday night? Cleveland hype was ubiquitous in the offseason, but the team fell flat on opening weekend. Now they and the Jets are hoping to avoid an 0-2 start. &#...
05:00, 09/13/2019

Odell Beckham Jr. claims Jets DC Gregg Williams once told players to 'take me out' of game Odell Beckham Jr. said the Browns need to be on watch for "dirty plays" and "cheap shots" from the Jets' defense and coordinator Gregg Williams. ...
05:00, 09/13/2019

Why Matt Campbell is in no rush to leave Iowa State even as his stock rises Iowa State's Matt Campbell is one of the nation's up-and-coming coach. And yet, unlike so many, he's in no rush to leave. So why is tha...
05:00, 09/13/2019

Opinion: Try again, Bob. Baffert's response to Justify drug allegations isn't good enough Instead of hiding behind talking points, trainer Bob Baffert needs to provide real answers to questions about claims that Justify failed a drug test. ...
05:00, 09/13/2019

Justin Thomas reveals melanoma scare, encourages others to get checked Justin Thomas revealed he had a recent melanoma scare that was discovered when he had a mole on his leg checked out. He urged others to get checked. ...
05:00, 09/13/2019

Alabama tracking students at stadium, penalizing them if they leave football game early Alabama is keeping an eye on its students at home football games through an app, and if they leave the stadium early, they will be penalized.  &...
05:00, 09/13/2019

Antonio Brown admonishes haters in live video from Tom Brady's fitness center Facing allegations of sexual assault and rape in a civil lawsuit, Antonio Brown couldn't help but go live on Instagram to talk about the haters. ...
05:00, 09/13/2019

Tim Tebow, BALCO chemist on witness list in banned drug case The trainer for Tim Tebow and James Harrison has denied allegations of giving or injecting other athletes with banned performance-enhancing drugs. &#...
05:00, 09/13/2019

Bullied boy is getting more than his shirt design printed — Tennessee just offered him scholarship Florida boy bullied over his homemade Tennessee shirt could become a Volunteer himself after the university announced it would give him scholarship. ...
05:00, 09/13/2019

With Evgeny Kuznetsov’s status still up in the air, Capitals pledge to support him Kuznetsov met with NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman on Monday, and Washington is waiting to hear if he'll receive any additional discipline for his posit...
05:00, 09/13/2019

The Redskins’ secondary is banged up ahead of Sunday’s game vs. Cowboys Starting cornerback Quinton Dunbar, starting safety Montae Nicholson and slot cornerback Fabian Moreau are all dealing with injuries, and their status...
05:00, 09/13/2019

For Mystics’ Kristi Toliver, being injured for the first time means learning to let go The guard and veteran leader is hopeful to return from a knee injury for the playoffs, which start for the Mystics on Tuesday, but said she has learne...
05:00, 09/13/2019

Derrius Guice could miss up to eight weeks with torn meniscus in his knee Redskins Coach Jay Gruden said the running back had a "minor procedure" Thursday to address the injury, but did not offer a timetable for Guice's retu...
05:00, 09/13/2019

Browns' Odell Beckham Jr. accuses Jets DC Gregg Williams of teaching 'dirty hits' Cleveland Browns star wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. believes New York Jets defensive coordinator Gregg Williams teaches players "cheap shots" and "d...
03:16, 09/13/2019

Terrorism threat throws Sri Lanka tour to Pakistan in doubt Hosting Sri Lanka was meant to signify a new dawn for Pakistan cricket, but security concerns have cast doubt over the forthcoming tour later this mon...
02:17, 09/13/2019

FIFA must act after death of Iran's 'Blue Girl,' says activist An Iranian activist is lashing out at FIFA following the death of a female fan who set herself on fire after she was denied access to a soccer stadium...
02:17, 09/13/2019

A football family and a sportswriter, bound by grief After Tyler Hilinski ended his life, Ivan Maisel and the Washington State quarterback's family are connected by a pain they hope we never understand....
00:48, 09/13/2019

Colangelo won't forget U.S. World Cup pullouts "You can't help but notice and remember who you thought you were going to war with and who didn't show up,'' USA Basketball managing director Jerry Co...
00:48, 09/13/2019

Severino joining Yanks, could be 'game-changer' Luis Severino, who has hasn't pitched since the 2018 ALDS because of rotator cuff inflammation and a lat strain, is expected to make his 2019 debut fo...
00:48, 09/13/2019

OBJ: Jets DC Williams teaches 'cheap shots' Browns receiver Odell Beckham Jr. said Thursday that Jets defensive coordinator Gregg Williams teaches "cheap shots" and "dirty hits" and said one suc...
00:48, 09/13/2019

Matthew Berry’s Love/Hate for Week 2 with a visit from Iron Man Matthew is in many fantasy leagues, but he's really excited about his newest one. He details this "super" league and offers his usual lineup advice fo...
00:48, 09/13/2019

Mets score 9 runs on 11 hits on 9/11 The New York Mets totalled nine runs and 11 hits on Sept. 11 -- while wearing custom 9/11 shoes -- during a 9-0 win against the Arizona Diamondbacks....
22:32, 09/12/2019

Watch: U.S. Open tennis champ Bianca Andreescu shocked while holding NBA Finals trophy New U.S. Open women's tennis champion Bianca Andreescu was stunned when presented with a chance to hold the NBA's Larry O'Brien trophy -- won by the T...
22:32, 09/12/2019

Fantasy football: Redskins RB Derrius Guice getting second opinion on knee injury Washington Redskins running back Derrius Guice is getting a second opinion on his right knee after sustaining a meniscus injury during a Week 1 loss t...
22:32, 09/12/2019

Murray prolongs Asian swing with Shanghai wildcard Former world number one Andy Murray will return to the Shanghai Masters for the first time since 2016 after the Briton was awarded a wildcard for the ...
21:32, 09/12/2019

Equipment expert gives insight into McIlroy dominance Rory McIlroy's equipment guru has explained how a new driver, a different ball and a new model of putter helped the Northern Irishman return to top fo...
21:32, 09/12/2019

Athletics- Semenya to receive gold medal from 2011 world championships Olympic 800 meters champion Caster Semenya will be officially awarded her gold medal from the 2011 world athletics championships at this year’s editio...
21:32, 09/12/2019

Clijsters sets sights on 2020 comeback after seven-year absence Four-times Grand Slam champion Kim Clijsters plans to come out of retirement after a seven-year hiatus, returning to the WTA Tour in 2020, the 36-year...
21:32, 09/12/2019

Serbia beats Team USA in World Cup Serbia beat Team USA 94-89 in a consolation game at the FIBA World Cup in China on Thursday, continuing a spiral that will conclude Saturday with no b...
21:32, 09/12/2019

Endurance athlete attempts to swim between Caribbean islands Endurance athlete Cameron Bellamy will attempt an unprecedented 150km swim from Barbados to St Lucia on Friday in an effort to complete the longest oc...
21:32, 09/12/2019

Motor racing- Formula E reports record revenues and first profit The all-electric Formula E series reported record audience figures and revenues on Thursday as well as making a profit for the first time thanks to sp...
21:32, 09/12/2019

Primoz edges closer to Vuelta win as Higuita earns first victory Colombian Sergio Higuita earned his first professional victory by winning stage 18 in the Vuelta a Espana on Thursday as Slovenia's Primoz Roglic clos...
21:32, 09/12/2019

Soccer - Jailed former South American soccer boss banned by FIFA Former South American football boss Juan Angel Napout has been banned for life from the sport and fined one million Swiss francs ($1 million) by FIFA,...
21:32, 09/12/2019

5th Test: Jos Buttler Fifty Takes England To 271/8 At Stumps On Day 1 ENG vs AUS 5th Test Day 1 Highlights, Ashes 2019: After watching wickets fall from the other end, Jos Buttler went all-out and helped England reach 27...
20:49, 09/12/2019

World Boxing Championships: Manish Kaushik Starts On A Winning Note Manish Kaushik took full advantage of Uulu Argen Kadyrbek's tired legs in the third round and landed some clear punches to walk home with a unanimous ...
20:49, 09/12/2019

Dutee Chand Confirmed To Take Part In World Athletics Championships The development came after the Athletics Federation of India (AFI) accepted an invite for her participation from its parent body, the International As...
20:49, 09/12/2019

As 1st Asian host, Japan aiming higher at Rugby World Cup When Jamie Joseph took on the challenge of coaching Japan for the 2019 Rugby World Cup, the ex-All Blacks forward knew there was much more at stake th...
20:16, 09/12/2019

Kobe Bryant clarifies Instagram picture of youth basketball team after receiving backlash over caption NBA legend Kobe Bryant was accused Wednesday of throwing shade at a young girl on his youth basketball team who did not show up for a game because she...
20:16, 09/12/2019

Jacksonville Jaguars' Gardner Minshew and his interesting persona take center stage The Jacksonville Jaguars are set to start Gardner Minshew II at quarterback in place of Nick Foles who is out indefinitely due to a broken clavicle he...
20:16, 09/12/2019

Antonio Brown allegations not being investigated, Pennsylvania district attorney clarifies Sexual assault allegations made against New England Patriots star Antonio Brown are not being investigated, a Pennsylvania district attorney’s office ...
20:16, 09/12/2019

Evgeni Malkin welcomes Pittsburgh Penguins newcomer to team by taking his stick The Pittsburgh Penguins on Wednesday welcomed newcomer Alex Galchenyuk to the team for an informal skating session and he got to bond with veteran Evg...
20:16, 09/12/2019

Syracuse men's basketball coach Jim Boeheim opens up about fatal car crash Syracuse men’s basketball coach Jim Boeheim opened up about the fatal car crash that left a 51-year-old man dead in upstate New York earlier this year...
20:16, 09/12/2019

Tom Brady mum on Antonio Brown allegations: 'Things that don’t involve me, don’t involve me' As far as a New England Patriots' press conference goes, Wednesday's was fairly typical: short, clipped answers from those involved and players and co...
20:16, 09/12/2019

Buffalo Bills kicker's wife blasts New York Jets defensive lineman over late hits The wife of Buffalo Bills kicker Stephen Hauschka called on the NFL to ban a New York Jets defensive lineman for taking apparent cheap shots at her hu...
20:16, 09/12/2019

New York Jets' Sam Darnold diagnosed with mono, could miss at least three games New York Jets quarterback Sam Darnold has been diagnosed with mono and will miss Monday night’s Week 2 matchup against the Cleveland Browns, coach Ada...
20:16, 09/12/2019

Ex-NFL defensive back Terrell Roberts killed in California shooting: reports Former NFL defensive back Terrell Roberts was shot and killed at his grandmother’s home in Northern California Wednesday night, according to multiple ...
20:16, 09/12/2019

Andrew Yang bemoans third Democratic debate date, time: 'Football fans vote too' Democratic presidential candidate Andrew Yang may have hit upon one issue for which he's sure to get bipartisan support: Thursday nights in the fall a...
20:16, 09/12/2019

Los Angeles Rams' Aqib Talib offers his thoughts on controversial NFC title game no-call as rematch looms The Los Angeles Rams and the New Orleans Saints have a rematch of the NFC Championship on Sunday and the controversial blown pass interference call is...
20:16, 09/12/2019

Ex-NFL offensive lineman Joe Thomas says players should expect beer shower if they jump into the stands Former Cleveland Browns offensive lineman Joe Thomas received backlash on social media after he tweeted his response to a fan pouring beer on Tennesse...
20:16, 09/12/2019

Cleveland Browns issue ban for beer throw to man who didn't attend game against Titans: report The Cleveland Browns appear to have identified and banned the wrong person in connection to a beer that was thrown in the face of Tennessee Titans cor...
20:16, 09/12/2019

To brawl or not to brawl: How MMA coaches try to add strategy to the chaos What's it like for MMA coaches to do their best to prepare a fighter for battle, only for the brawler to change the game plan once the Octagon door cl...
18:00, 09/12/2019

Shohei Ohtani can hit, pitch -- and keep his teammates laughing "You envy him sometimes, like, 'Damn.' He's like Superman." The Japanese star's talents aren't limited to the baseball field; he's quite a hit in the ...
18:00, 09/12/2019

Fury's lineal championship: To be the man, you have to beat the man There are numerous boxing organizations and a multitude of world titles in boxing's 17 weight classes. But the lineal championship is enjoying a rebir...
18:00, 09/12/2019

U.S. falls, guaranteed worst major-tourney finish The U.S. will leave the World Cup with its worst finish in a major international tournament, assured of finishing no better than seventh after falling...
18:00, 09/12/2019

South Africa Look To Pick Brains Of IPL Regulars Ahead Of India T20Is Vice-captain Rassie van der Dussen said South Africa will bank on IPL regulars Quinton de Kock and David Miller to lead by example in the tough series...
16:49, 09/12/2019

Dhoni "Made Me Run Like In Fitness Test": Kohli Recalls "Special Night" Virat Kohli recalled the ICC T20 World Cup match from 2016 when he and MS Dhoni were involved in a crucial partnership as India beat Australia by six ...
16:49, 09/12/2019

MS Dhoni's Retirement News Incorrect, Says Chief Selector MSK Prasad Rumours have been rife on social media since Thursday morning after Virat Kohli posted a picture appreciating MS Dhoni's efforts in a T20 World Cup ma...
16:49, 09/12/2019

Feroz Shah Kotla Renamed Arun Jaitley Stadium, Stand Named After Kohli The Delhi and District Cricket Association (DDCA) renamed Feroz Shah Kotla Cricket Stadium after former DDCA president Arun Jaitley. Also, a stand has...
16:49, 09/12/2019

To brawl or not to brawl: How coaches try to add strategy to the chaos What's it like for coaches to do their best to prepare a fighter for battle, only for the brawler to change the game plan once the Octagon door closes...
15:18, 09/12/2019

NBA is China's favorite sport, but when will the next Yao Ming arrive? The NBA has become the most popular sport in the most populated country in the world -- China. After a methodical 20-year courting, more than 300 mill...
15:18, 09/12/2019

Life, love and loss in a coaching family: The story of Blake and Wendy Anderson It took Blake Anderson's wife, Wendy, almost walking out on him for the longtime football coach to prioritize his family. Those values became even mor...
15:18, 09/12/2019

Why unlikely ace Domingo German might be in the Yankees' bullpen this October Only Justin Verlander has more wins than the surprising 27-year-old righty. But the biggest victories of the season are yet to come -- and German's ro...
15:18, 09/12/2019

Ben Roethlisberger's complicated quest to be a better leader A season of drama in 2018 and shots from Antonio Brown left many questioning Roethlisberger's leadership. As the Steelers attempt to move on, Big Ben ...
15:18, 09/12/2019

Jonathan Villar’s three-run homer propels MLB to new power threshold Infielder’s blast — the 6,106th home run in the majors this season — broke the mark set in 2017 and lifted starter John Means and the Orioles to a 7-3...
14:00, 09/12/2019

Jay Gruden was already on shaky ground. Benching Adrian Peterson didn’t help. In his sixth year, the Redskins’ coach may have finally found the trick to getting his players on the same page — keeping a respected veteran on the s...
14:00, 09/12/2019

| Taylor Swift to sing at Melbourne Cup Taylor Swift is heading to Australia to perform at the "race that stops a nation", with the pop superstar strutting her stuff before the Melbourne Cup...
14:00, 09/12/2019

| Im eyes breakthrough win as PGA Tour season begins South Korea's Im Sung-jae will make a quick turnaround from his Rookie of the Year campaign when he tees it up in the first event of the PGA Tour's 20...
14:00, 09/12/2019

| Australia desperate to finish off England in Ashes finale Australia captain Tim Paine wants to put the "icing on the cake" with victory in the fifth Ashes Test as England scramble for a plan to dismiss the in...
14:00, 09/12/2019

| Europe's Solheim Cup captain counting on home advantage The USA have dominated the Solheim Cup, and will be aiming for a third successive victory when the 2019 edition with Europe gets under way at Gleneagl...
14:00, 09/12/2019

| SA golfers tackle tournaments in Amsterdam and Michigan Last week, Mbabane and Hamburg were on the collective minds of South African golfers as tournament destinations. This week, it’s Amsterdam and Michiga...
14:00, 09/12/2019

| 'I would be thrilled if Neymar came back,' says Barcelona's Messi Barcelona captain Lionel Messi would be "thrilled" if Neymar returned to the Catalan side but insisted they could still win trophies without the Brazi...
14:00, 09/12/2019

| Stenson seeks more success in Sun City Henrik Stenson will return to the Nedbank Golf Challenge for the first time in three years, when he tees it up in the penultimate event on the 2019 Ra...
14:00, 09/12/2019

| 8 years later, Semenya to receive gold medal after Russian winner banned Following the IAAF's decision to re-allocate medals from the 2011 world championships, Caster Semenya and Sunette Viljoen will now receive their gold ...
14:00, 09/12/2019

Belichick: Brown to practice with Patriots on Wednesday Antonio Brown will practice with the New England Patriots on Wednesday, but his future remains murky as the NFL meets on the same day to discuss how t...
11:17, 09/12/2019

A bit more celebrating then back to work, says Andreescu U.S. Open champion Bianca Andreescu returned to her hometown a conquering hero on Wednesday with a little more celebrating to do before getting back t...
11:17, 09/12/2019

McIlroy tops Koepka for PGA Tour Player of the Year honors Rory McIlroy may not have added to his collection of major titles during the 2018-19 campaign, but the Northern Irishman did enough to be named the PG...
11:17, 09/12/2019

Jamaica name Williams in Doha team despite positive dope test Briana Williams was named in Jamaica's team for the world athletics championships in Doha on Wednesday despite facing a hearing into a positive doping...
11:17, 09/12/2019

Mills could lead Boomers to title says Pierce after U.S. loss Australia point guard Patty Mills' performances at the basketball World Cup have helped propel his team into a hot favorite for the title after the Un...
11:17, 09/12/2019

College football notebook: Oklahoma State booster Pickens dies Billionaire oilman T. Boone Pickens, known in sports circles as a mega-booster of Oklahoma State athletics, died Wednesday at his Dallas home. He was ...
11:17, 09/12/2019

Athletics: Coleman wants apology from USADA over whereabouts charge Christian Coleman wants an apology from the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) now that the body has dropped a whereabouts charge against him, the Americ...
11:17, 09/12/2019

MLB roundup: Orioles' Villar hits record-setting homer Jonathan Villar hit a tiebreaking three-run homer in the seventh inning to help the Baltimore Orioles to a 7-3 victory over the visiting Los Angeles D...
11:17, 09/12/2019

Mets collect 9 runs, 11 hits on 9/11 anniversary Todd Frazier and Jeff McNeil each homered twice, helping the surging New York Mets stun Diamondbacks ace Robbie Ray and beat Arizona 9-0 Wednesday nig...
10:32, 09/12/2019

LeBron's 'Taco Tuesday' trademark filing denied Although LeBron James' application for the term "Taco Tuesday" was denied Wednesday, a spokesman for the Lakers star said he still accomplished the ou...
10:32, 09/12/2019

O's' Villar hits MLB's record-setting 6,106th HR Baltimore's Jonathan Villar hit a three-run home run in the bottom of the seventh inning Wednesday night, the 6,106th homer of the season, setting a n...
10:32, 09/12/2019

Looking back at a head-spinning array of home runs After watching balls fly out of the park in all directions, we break down which of this season's record 6,125 homers (so far) mean the most -- and whi...
10:32, 09/12/2019

Recalled judge from Brock Turner sexual assault trial fired as girls’ JV tennis coach Prosecutors recommended a six-year jail sentence for the Stanford swimmer convicted on three felony sexual assault charges. The judge handed down six ...
08:01, 09/12/2019

Days after sitting Adrian Peterson, Jay Gruden probably will turn to him vs. Cowboys Starting running back Derrius Guice is unlikely to play due to knee injury, while tight end Jordan Reed's status is still uncertain as he recovers fro...
08:01, 09/12/2019

$560K worth of fake NBA championship rings seized at Los Angeles airport U.S. Customs and Border Protection seized a wooden box containing 28 fake NBA championship rings during an inspection at Los Angeles International Air...
08:00, 09/12/2019

Watch: Baltimore Orioles' Jonathan Villar blasts MLB-record 6,106th home run Baltimore Orioles infielder Jonathan Villar belted a three-run home run against the Los Angeles Dodgers on Wednesday night at Camden Yards, setting a ...
08:00, 09/12/2019