Wed, 07 Dec 2016 04:30:55 -0600Boys Basketball Best Performances from 12/6/2016SCORING LEADERS (Min. Games Played)
Wed, 07 Dec 2016 04:30:55 -0600Girls Basketball Best Performances from 12/6/2016SCORING LEADERS (Min. Games Played)
Wed, 07 Dec 2016 02:25:00 -0600The former Chaminade star turned a rocky start into a Madison Square Garden showcase on Tuesday night.
Wed, 07 Dec 2016 01:28:55 -0600Friends, ex-teammates and former coaches remembered 1994 Heisman Trophy winner Rashaan Salaam as much more than a football star upon hearing of his death in a park not far from the University of Colorado, where he stamped his name as…
Wed, 07 Dec 2016 01:16:17 -0600NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — Baker Mayfield arrived on Oklahoma's campus as an unpredictable gunslinger with a chip on his shoulder.
Wed, 07 Dec 2016 00:48:00 -0600Michael Jordan got in the game. Blaine Gabbert got off the bench. But Adrian Clayborn underwent knee surgery and Walter Powell is done for the year. Our latest update on the 22 players with St. Louis area ties who have…
Wed, 07 Dec 2016 00:00:00 -0600BASKETBALL
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 23:25:00 -0600What Tiger Woods did at the Hero World Challenge over the weekend suggests he can compete again. Nothing less and nothing more.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 23:20:00 -0600No surprise that Chris Sale got traded. The real shocker? That the Boston Red Sox swooped in to snag him.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 23:20:00 -0600Defense is at top of list as trade explorations continue.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 23:15:00 -0600NATIONAL HARBOR, Md. • The contract Kolten Wong received from the Cardinals last spring and the playing time he didn’t during the summer have led some teams this offseason to do the math and believe that the young second baseman…
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 23:15:38 -0600Boys Basketball Best Performances from 12/6/2016SCORING LEADERS (Min. Games Played)
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 23:15:38 -0600Girls Basketball Best Performances from 12/6/2016SCORING LEADERS (Min. Games Played)
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 23:15:00 -0600Kaepernick is still the starter for 49ers
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 23:15:00 -0600Schwartz scores game-winner in overtime.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 23:10:00 -0600Jaroslav Halak stopped 36 shots to lead the host New York Islanders to a 4-2 victory over the crosstown-rival Rangers on Tuesday night.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 23:10:00 -0600Robert Bortuzzo’s lower-body injury turned out to be more serious than first thought, as the Blues announced Tuesday that the defenseman will be now be re-evaluated in six weeks. The original timetable indicated he could be back after two weeks.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 23:10:00 -0600NATIONAL HARBOR, Md. • Mike Matheny has been around baseball long enough to appreciate the significance of the Cubs’ first World Series title since 1908. While many St. Louisans lamented watching their rivals win the 2016 championship, the Cardinals’ manager…
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 23:05:00 -0600Billikens score a woeful nine points in the first half.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 23:05:00 -0600Amile Jefferson had career highs of 24 points and 15 rebounds to lead No. 5 Duke to an 84-74 victory over No. 21 Florida on Tuesday night in the Jimmy V Classic at Madison Square Garden in New York.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 23:00:00 -0600Heisman Trophy winner Salaam is found dead
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 23:00:00 -0600Puryear leads Tigers with 19 points in 81-55 victory.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 23:00:00 -0600Senior scores 32 points to lead Illinois.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 23:00:00 -0600Tigers take down Miami (Ohio) 81-55 with second-half shooting surge.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 22:59:14 -0600The Phoenix Suns lost to the Utah Jazz 105 to 112 on December 6, 2016 at Vivint Smart Home Arena. The game's stat leaders were all Jazz teammates. Gordon Hayward led the game in scoring with 28 points on 8…
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 22:39:05 -0600MISSOURI 81, MIAMI 55
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 22:16:42 -0600Heisman Trophy winner Rashaan Salaam was found dead Monday night in a Boulder park less than two miles from Folsom Field, where he carved his name into the University of Colorado record books as one of the greatest players in…
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 22:14:13 -0600The Philadelphia 76ers lost to the Memphis Grizzlies 91 to 96 on December 6, 2016 at FedExForum. Marc Gasol of the Grizzlies led the game in scoring with 26 points on 9 for 17 shooting. The 76ers' Ersan Ilyasova cleaned…
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 22:04:02 -0600Montreal 1 1 0 0 — 2
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 21:55:00 -0600EDWARDSVILLE • Sunday is a day of rest.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 21:38:03 -0600WICHITA ST. 75, ST. LOUIS U. 45
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 21:38:13 -0600The San Antonio Spurs defeated the Minnesota Timberwolves 105 to 91 on December 6, 2016 at Target Center. Kawhi Leonard of the Spurs led the game in scoring with 31 points on 11 for 15 shooting. The Timberwolves' Karl-Anthony Towns…
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 21:31:02 -0600ILLINOIS 85, IUPUI 77
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 21:28:00 -0600When you spend 20 years as part of one team’s radio broadcast crew, you meet an awful lot of players who come and go.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 21:11:14 -0600The Chicago Bulls lost to the Detroit Pistons 91 to 102 on December 6, 2016 at The Palace of Auburn Hills. Jimmy Butler of the Bulls led the game in scoring with 32 points on 11 for 21 shooting. The…
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 21:08:14 -0600The New York Knicks (12-9) defeated the Miami Heat (7-14) 114 to 103 on December 6, 2016 at American Airlines Arena. Carmelo Anthony of the Knicks led the game in scoring with 35 points on 13 for 27 shooting. The…
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 20:59:13 -0600The Orlando Magic defeated the Washington Wizards 124 to 116 on December 6, 2016 at Verizon Center. John Wall of the Wizards led the game in scoring with 52 points on 18 for 31 shooting. The Magic's Bismack Biyombo cleaned…
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 20:03:03 -0600How the top 25 fared
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 19:47:06 -0600Matt Rhule is taking on a Texas-sized challenge at Baylor after leading Temple to unprecedented success.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 19:30:00 -0600Snell finished second in sectional play and fourth in district competition before a 10th-place showing at state. She won the Suburban West Conference tournament with an even-par 72 and made par on all 18 holes.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 19:30:00 -0600Keuss won the district crown by beating eventual state co-medalist and Player of the Year Claire Solovic by five strokes. Keuss was fourth in sectional play and 14th at state.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 19:30:00 -0600Placed seventh at state with back-to-back scores of 78. Solovic finished second in the district tournament, beating her sister Claire by three strokes. She qualified for the state tournament in each of her last three seasons.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 19:30:00 -0600Gould took medalist honors in both the district and sectional tournaments on her way to a fifth-place finish at state. Her 3-under-par 69 at the Farmington Sectional was six strokes better than her nearest competitor. She finished third at state…
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 19:30:00 -0600Helped the Angels to their first team championship since 2005. Playing out of the top spot for most of the season, Aromando finished second to MICDS’ Shannon Gould in district and sectional play.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 19:30:00 -0600Finished third in the sectional tournament and tied for 11th at the state tournament. Also, finished second to MICDS' Shannon Gould in the Angel Classic in early September.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 19:30:00 -0600Schroeder finished sixth at district and 11th at state and helped the Rams to a third-place team finish.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 19:30:00 -0600Larouere shot identical 79s to finish in a tie for eighth at the state tournament. She also finished eighth in sectional play.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 19:30:00 -0600Schulte was fourth in the sectional round on the way to a 22nd-place finish at state.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 19:30:00 -0600Lewis was fifth at the sectional tournament and shot a pair of 82s at the state tournament, good for a 14th-place finish.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 19:30:00 -0600Martin finished second at the sectional tournament and 26th at the state tournament.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 19:30:00 -0600Marrs placed 39th at state and helped the Panthers to 10th in the team standings at the state tournament.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 19:30:00 -0600Renfer finished in third place at district and helped Angels capture the state title.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 19:30:00 -0600Ippoliti tied for seventh place at state and helped John Burroughs to a second-place team finish at the state tournament.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 19:30:00 -0600Marten tied for fourth place at the sectional tournament and tied for 14th place at state.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 19:30:00 -0600Seckman freshman Claire Solovic was looking forward to her first high school golf season for many reasons.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 18:53:54 -0600Oklahoma has seven first-team selections on The Associated Press All-Big 12 team after winning its 10th league title.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 18:44:40 -0600NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The widow of NFL star Will Smith took the stand Tuesday at the murder trial of her husband's killer, disputing the defense claim that Smith was the aggressor and telling the jury, "He didn't have to…
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 17:18:00 -0600Cornerback led conference with five interceptions; defensive end Charles Harris earns second-team honors.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 17:20:08 -0600AMES, Iowa (AP) — There are times when senior Deonte Burton can be the most spectacular and maddening player on the floor for No. 25 Iowa State — often in the same sequence.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 17:03:00 -0600Every Tuesday, Arthur Arkush shares his top nine waiver wire targets for fantasy football players. This will focus exclusively on players owned in less than 50 percent of all Yahoo! leagues.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 17:00:00 -0600SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — Notre Dame coach Muffet McGraw figures top-ranked Connecticut is going to provide the best possible measuring stick to see just how good her second-ranked Fighting Irish are.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 16:52:05 -0600NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The Latest on the second-degree murder trial of Cardell Hayes, who fatally shot former New Orleans Saints star Will Smith during a traffic dispute (all times local):
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 16:21:41 -0600NEW YORK (AP) — The final month of the NFL's regular season is when the playoff contenders begin to separate themselves from the also-rans.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 16:13:14 -0600Week 14 is typically the first week of the playoffs in many fantasy football leagues, so the free agent push this week is about bolstering benches, picking up key handcuffs and desperation plays for injuries or underperforming studs.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 16:06:00 -0600Welcome to our ProFootballWeekly.com NFL Power Rankings. These rankings are based on each team’s performance in the first 13 weeks of the season. The Falcons dropped after their loss to the Chiefs while the Ravens and Lions are on the…
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 15:58:55 -0600NEW YORK (AP) — A football injury 25 years ago left Mike Utley paralyzed. The former Washington State and Detroit Lions offensive lineman played before concussion protocol, targeting fouls and rule tweaks intended to make a violent game safer.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 15:59:00 -0600Manager also underscores front office's view of Wong's upside, potential stardom.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 15:38:00 -0600Eric Berry must have a cloaking device.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 15:37:00 -0600NATIONAL HARBOR, Md. • Cardinals manager Mike Matheny addressed dozens of issues during his annual briefing at MLB's Winter Meetings.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 15:33:00 -0600After C.J. Spiller spent just four games with the Jets, the club has decided to end the experiment, announcing Wednedsay Spiller has been waived.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 15:28:36 -0600(ESPN) - Rashaan Salaam, a Heisman Trophy-winning former running back, has died, a family spokesperson said Tuesday.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 15:15:00 -0600Late night with the Blue Jays turned out to be a rousing success.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 15:12:00 -0600Former Heisman trophy winner and Bears first-round running back Rashaan Salaam was found dead in Boulder, Colorado on Monday night. According to a source with knowledge of the situation, the cause of death is suspected to be a self-inflicted gunshot…
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 15:07:01 -0600BEIJING (AP) — Matt Damon criticized "outrageous" stories in the era of fake news as he responded Tuesday to accusations that his role in the new China-Hollywood co-production "The Great Wall" should have gone to an Asian actor.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 14:56:00 -0600While Cowboys defensive end Randy Gregory appeals his latest reported suspension for substance abuse, he'll resume practicing Wednesday, per multiple reports.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 14:28:16 -0600BOSTON (AP) — On the streets, alleyways and parking lots of Boston's Chinatown, immigrants developed a unique style of volleyball now played in Chinatowns across the country. Now, an asphalt court where the game still thrives stands in the way…
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 14:28:44 -0600BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — Authorities say 1994 Heisman winner Rashaan Salaam has been found dead in a Colorado park.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 14:09:59 -0600KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — By just about any measure, Chiefs tight end Travis Kelce had as good of an offseason as anyone.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 13:56:03 -0600HARVEY, La. (AP) — The Louisiana man who fatally shot ex-NFL player Joe McKnight during a road rage dispute was jailed on a manslaughter charge as a sheriff angrily defended the investigation Tuesday, saying authorities "strategically" waited for days to…
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 13:54:11 -0600LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — When it comes to football and politics, Nebraska is as red a state as there is. When it comes to basketball, it's a deep shade of blue, as in Creighton blue.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 13:57:00 -0600OXON HILL, Md. • All-Star ace Chris Sale is all set to join the reloading Boston Red Sox, leaving behind his shredded reputation with the Chicago White Sox.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 13:41:02 -0600iTunes Movies U.S. charts for week ending December 4, 2016:
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 13:27:00 -0600Two days after 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick was benched for the fourth quarter following his 1-for-5, 5-yard effort in Chicago, Chip Kelly announced he will regain his starting job when San Francisco hosts the Jets on Sunday.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 13:14:27 -0600NEW YORK (AP) — A Bahamian man has been sentenced to five years in prison for hacking into celebrities' email accounts to steal scripts and sexually explicit pictures and videos.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 12:57:43 -0600(ESPN) - Chris Sale will be pitching for the Sox next season, but in Boston rather than Chicago, after the ace left-hander was traded to the Red Sox, sources confirmed to ESPN's Buster Olney on Tuesday.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 12:34:32 -0600Chilean director Pablo Larrain is on a hero's quest to destroy the conventional biopic it seems. He turned the post-assassination days of Jacqueline Kennedy into an atmospheric examination of mythmaking and the public and private self in "Jackie," and in…
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 12:29:00 -0600Week 14
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 12:15:29 -0600(ESPN) - The man who fatally shot ex-NFL player Joe McKnight during a road rage dispute has been arrested and jailed on a manslaughter charge, records show.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 12:00:00 -0600STLhighschoolSPORTS.com rankings - 12/6/2016Girls basketball large schoolsLast Week1. Edwardsville (5-0)12. Kirkwood (3-0)23. Parkway North (3-0)34. Washington (2-0)85. Belleville West (5-0)76. Belleville East (6-1)97. Webster Groves (2-1)48. Lindbergh (3-0)NR9. Fox (3-1)610. St. Joseph's (2-1)NROn the bubble: Holt (1-2), Eureka (3-1), Cor…
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 12:00:00 -0600STLhighschoolSPORTS.com rankings - 12/6/2016 Girls basketball large schoolsLast Week1. Edwardsville (5-0)12. Kirkwood (3-0)23. Parkway North (3-0)34. Washington (2-0)85. Belleville West (5-0)76. Belleville East (6-1)97. Webster Groves (2-1)48. Lindbergh (3-0)NR9. Fox (3-1)610. St. Joseph's (2-1)NROn the bubble: Holt (1-2), Eureka (3-1),…
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 11:20:00 -0600Canadians go with backup Montoya; Blues' Bortuzzo will be out at least six weeks
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 11:12:22 -0600NEW YORK (AP) — The UConn women's basketball team is getting its own reality show.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 11:12:00 -0600NATIONAL HARBOR, Md. • Claire Smith didn’t just help open baseball clubhouses to female journalists. She fought those battles and also helped other women and people of color as they established themselves in the profession.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 10:56:56 -0600HARVEY, La. (AP) — The Latest on the fatal shooting of ex-NFL player Joe McKnight, who was killed during a road rage dispute (all times local):
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 10:42:03 -0600NEW YORK (AP) — Margaret Whitton, who starred as a former showgirl who became owner of the Cleveland Indians in the 1989 comedy "Major League," has died. She was 67.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 10:37:00 -0600Pioneer Claire Smith elected as first woman to win Spink Award.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 10:03:05 -0600STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) — Police say they've identified four people who will eventually face charges as State College officers investigate property damage and possible rioting following Penn State's Big Ten Championship win.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 09:15:00 -0600The shooting apparently was a road rage incident, authorities said.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 09:07:12 -0600CLEMSON, S.C. (AP) — He doesn't flash that easygoing smile as frequently. His play gets scrutinized and picked apart more, because many of the folks who gushed about Deshaun Watson's game a season ago now focus on the overthrows and…
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 08:43:00 -0600HARVEY, La. – The man who fatally shot ex-NFL player Joe McKnight has been arrested and jailed on a charge of manslaughter.