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Sat, 10 Dec 2016 06:11:31 ESTThe sport is divided on the ethics of using long-range shooting systems to take down game.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 18:07:28 ESTMore than 1,000 Russian athletes across more than two dozen sports benefited from a state-sponsored doping program between 2011 and 2015, according a new report by the World Anti-Doping Agency.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 01:48:41 ESTThis weekend’s championship between Seattle and Toronto doesn’t feature aging imports—and the league is OK with that.
Thu, 08 Dec 2016 22:39:40 ESTThe U.S. Patent and Trademark Office denied the Vegas Golden Knights’ trademark application, citing possible confusion with the Golden Knights of the College of Saint Rose in Albany, N.Y.
Thu, 08 Dec 2016 22:34:35 ESTRulemaking bodies eliminate one-stroke penalty for accidentally moving ball on putting green.
Thu, 08 Dec 2016 23:00:36 ESTArt Briles accused four officials of spreading false allegations that he knew about sexual assaults involving players on his team but didn’t report them.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 13:05:01 ESTTheo Epstein has been baseball’s miracle man for a decade. How about giving him a few more challenges—like saving Amtrak, Yahoo and the steel industry?
Thu, 08 Dec 2016 17:46:45 ESTFrank McCourt, whose ownership of the Los Angeles Dodgers ended in acrimony, is trying for a fresh start after buying a Marseille soccer club.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 18:37:49 ESTThe Oklahoma City Thunder star has increased his usage rate and become more efficient at the same time—and that isn’t supposed to happen.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 23:13:17 ESTAs more teams seek deeper bullpen help, a relief pitcher’s price is still set by the flawed save statistic.
Thu, 08 Dec 2016 09:05:48 ESTOblivious marsupial-lovers from China and India wander Australian fairways in pursuit of snapshots; ‘what are you doing there?’
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 23:14:57 ESTThe new coach, who has no connections to Texas football, will inherit a program mired in scandal.
Wed, 07 Dec 2016 07:24:55 ESTIn a blockbuster, the White Sox get prized Cuban infielder Yoan Moncada, among others, for their All-Star lefty.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 00:11:04 ESTAs the NBA D-League matures, the Santa Cruz Warriors toil in the shadows of the best team in basketball
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 18:04:51 ESTThe Boulder County coroner’s office was investigating the cause of the death of the 42-year-old former running back, who won the Heisman while playing for the University of Colorado.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 20:14:23 ESTLSU running back Leonard Fournette’s announcement that he intends to enter the next NFL Draft will reignite one of the league’s fiercest conundrums: How early is too early to select a running back?
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 20:11:56 ESTPurdue hired Western Kentucky coach Jeff Brohm to take over its program, resting its hopes on becoming competitive again in the Big Ten on a wild offensive system that has destroyed the lower ranks of college football over the past three seasons.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 07:44:11 ESTUnder Armour struck a sponsorship deal with Major League Baseball that will put the company’s logo on the front of a major professional sports uniform but will give most revenue from jersey sales to another company.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 14:03:33 ESTThe Major League Baseball outfielder, who was recently traded to the Atlanta Braves, had outfitted the home with quirky upgrades, including a barbershop room.
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 18:28:39 ESTThe Chicago Bears and the San Francisco 49ers both failed to complete a pass in the first quarter of Chicago’s 26-6 win, the first time that has happened in an NFL game in nearly three decades.
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 18:37:45 ESTKansas City Chiefs safety Eric Berry returned an interception 37 yards for a touchdown just before halftime and then had a “pick-two” in the fourth quarter that helped lead the Chiefs to a 29-28 victory over the Atlanta Falcons.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 18:13:38 ESTDani Menkin’s new documentary, “On the Map,” recounts how the Maccabi Tel Aviv basketball team’s 1977 triumph galvanized Israel.
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 21:10:57 ESTLauren Marrus of luxury stationery company Dempsey & Carroll improved her diet and exercise regimen one step at a time.
Mon, 28 Nov 2016 12:30:39 ESTAnne Garrett, an 82-year-old runner, describes her workout and four-day-a-week running regimen, often with the children she meets as an anti-obesity advocate.
Mon, 21 Nov 2016 10:03:01 ESTAfter a career spent training and competing through the pain, the former Dallas Cowboys quarterback got to the core of the problem.
Sat, 19 Nov 2016 08:37:28 ESTHere are the best bets for this week’s NFL games, based on a mathematical model
Sun, 20 Nov 2016 23:50:50 ESTNFL kickers missed a record 11 extra-point attempts in Sunday afternoon’s games.
Mon, 21 Nov 2016 11:13:52 ESTA soon-to-be-published paper raises hope that a simple blood test can detect brain injuries as conclusively as physicians identify a heart attack.
Wed, 16 Nov 2016 12:59:47 ESTWith a pained speech, the veteran Dallas quarterback cedes the Cowboys to rookie sensation Dak Prescott
Wed, 16 Nov 2016 13:32:17 ESTThe Jared Goff era is finally set to begin in Los Angeles.
Tue, 15 Nov 2016 22:00:31 ESTThe place kicker had struggled since missing a potential game-winner in the NFC Wild Card last year.
Sun, 13 Nov 2016 19:21:58 ESTFilling in for injured starter Jets Ryan Fitzpatrick, Bryce Petty became the 29th player to start at quarterback for the team in the last four decades, but he was largely ineffective in a 9-6 loss to the Los Angeles Rams.
Sat, 12 Nov 2016 11:37:27 ESTHere are the best bets for this week’s NFL games, based on a mathematical model
Fri, 04 Nov 2016 19:17:05 EDTDolphins running back Jay Ajayi has come out of nowhere to rush for 418 yards in Miami’s last two games, setting up a huge test for the Jets’ defense in what Darrelle Revis called a “must-win.”
Mon, 31 Oct 2016 18:37:40 EDTNew England traded star linebacker Jamie Collins to Cleveland for a conditional draft pick on Monday in a move that makes little sense for either team.
Tue, 18 Oct 2016 23:14:59 EDTBill Belichick is done fumbling with technology on the sidelines.
Tue, 18 Oct 2016 22:28:36 EDTFor the same reasons rookie Dak Prescott has been good for Dallas, the team’s injured incumbent may be even better
Thu, 20 Oct 2016 10:54:43 EDTNFL commissioner cites changes in way fans ‘consume media’ among possible explanations
Tue, 18 Oct 2016 20:50:12 EDTThe Giants’ Odell Beckham Jr. is in a league of his own when it comes to on-field productivity, and he’s unmatched when it comes to losing his cool. Do NFL receivers have to be hotheads to be great? Here’s a look
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 20:59:43 ESTAlabama, Clemson, Ohio State and Washington get slots in the College Football Playoff, while Penn State misses out despite a Big Ten title.
Wed, 30 Nov 2016 21:32:04 ESTWith a 12-0 college juggernaut and a 0-12 NFL disaster, a classic if flawed barroom debate returns.
Tue, 29 Nov 2016 21:07:47 ESTThe Packers quarterback befuddled America when he disappeared inside a camping tent during Monday’s game.
Sun, 27 Nov 2016 20:43:39 ESTCollege football’s playoff format pleases some, stiffs others and creates a whole new flurry of contradictions.
Tue, 22 Nov 2016 22:19:03 ESTWill the family game be more contentious than the election? Will Tony Romo show up? Where’s the bourbon?
Sun, 13 Nov 2016 21:42:28 ESTBrash Irish UFC fighter Conor McGregor backs up the talk with a decisive victory to take a historic second championship belt.
Sun, 06 Nov 2016 20:54:05 ESTCycling’s amateur ‘Gran Fondos’ are the next big thing for the sport—and pro riders are fueling the mania.
Thu, 03 Nov 2016 17:55:23 EDTAn epic night of anxiety and jubilation in Chicago as the Cubs prevail in a World Series Game 7 classic.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 20:10:01 ESTGreen Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers is gashing defenses and piling up big numbers this season, but he’s gone through a complete transformation. He’s become the NFL’s master of dink-and-dunk football.
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 20:56:01 ESTSunday’s battle between 2004 NFL draft picks Ben Roethlisberger and Eli Manning elevated the comparison to the 1983 class that included John Elway, Jim Kelly and Dan Marino.
Tue, 29 Nov 2016 06:46:37 ESTDespite a wave of criticism about the lackluster quality of play in the NFL this season, the league is on pace to have more nail-biting games than ever.
Fri, 25 Nov 2016 14:57:47 ESTWith one of the weakest free-agent classes in recent memory, baseball fans shouldn’t expect teams to shell out cash like they did last year to bolster their 2017 rosters.
Fri, 18 Nov 2016 18:51:11 ESTIn their first 17 games, the Blueshirts haven’t lit the lamp—they’ve practically broken it.
Wed, 16 Nov 2016 17:43:53 ESTThe NFL’s first matchups of the week this year have been some of the worst on offer