- Several Trades Expected On Draft Day
May 08 2014 1:05 PM
As the draft start time of 8 p.m. EST nears, NFL teams have been known to panic that their top rated player could go higher than expected, or opt-out of their higher pick for more selections in the later rounds to address several positions rather than one.
- Michael Sam Drafted By St. Louis In Final Round
May 08 2014 11:26 AM
Defensive end becomes first openly gay player in the NFL.
- Johnny Manziel Girlfriend Pictures: Will The 'Next Lauren Tannehill' Emerge At The 2014 NFL Draft?
May 08 2014 10:16 AM
Projected as high as a top-five selection on Draft Day, Johnny Manziel will be among five quarterbacks and a record 30 players in attendance, but who sits at his table is anyone’s guess.
- Tate Linked To Alleged Affair With Wilson's Wife
May 07 2014 4:57 PM
Receiver Golden Tate signed a five-year $31 million with the Detroit Lions in the offseason, and vehemently denied the rumor of an affair with Russell Wilson's wife Ashton Meem on his Twitter account on April 29
- California Chrome Makes 1st Appearance Since Derby Victory
May 07 2014 4:26 PM
Bred for a paltry $10,000, California Chrome sprinted down the final few furlongs at Churchill Downs to capture the Kentucky Derby last weekend and has been heralded as destiny’s thoroughbred to complete the first Triple Crown since Affirmed in 1978.
- Manziel, Clowney's Futures Still Up In Air
May 07 2014 2:29 PM
The drawn out NFL Draft season is slowly winding down, and there is no consensus for who will go No. 1 overall Thursday night.
- Raptor Fans Blame Refs For Game Seven Loss
May 07 2014 11:12 AM
Fans of the Raptors believe it should be their team, not Brooklyn, trying to dethrone the champs and have specifically blamed the NBA’s referees for making calls that went in the Nets favor in Game Seven of their first round series.
- Ronaldo's Back Heel Saves Point In 2-2 Draw
May 04 2014 5:14 PM
Cristiano Ronaldo's incredible back-heel goal provides Los Blancos a draw.
- California Chrome's Owners Already Talking Triple Crown
May 04 2014 1:33 PM
Winning his fifth straight and first outside of his home state while making trainer Art Sherman, 77, the oldest to ever saddle a Kentucky Derby-winner, California Chrome hasn’t officially been entered into the Preakness yet.
- Mavs, Spurs Meet Again In Game 7
May 04 2014 11:14 AM
Dirk Nowtizki and the Mavericks hope to become the second No. 8 seed in NBA history to dethrone a No.1 in a seven-game series Sunday afternoon, while Tim Duncan and the Spurs wish to avoid their second straight Game Seven loss since last year’s NBA Finals.
- Mayweather Trumps Maidana In 12-Round Decision
May 04 2014 9:26 AM
Argentinean-born Marcos Maidana (35-4, 31 KOs) was the aggressor throughout the 12-round brawl, and was stunned like many as the judges decision picked Floyd Mayweather Jr. in a majority decision 117-111, 116-112 and 114-114 on Saturday night.
- California Chrome Runs Down 140th Kentucky Derby Crown
May 03 2014 6:54 PM
Dubbed the favorite for weeks and ending the betting day at 2-1 odds, the California-bred colt lived up to the hype.
- Weir, Lipinski Star At Churchill Downs
May 03 2014 5:14 PM
Armed with social media, and NBC’s support, Johnny Weir and Tara Lipinski used their considerable senses of humor and style to draw in more mainstream viewers for the traditionally stiff and fringe-sport of horse racing.
- Noah Again Reaches Out To Anthony
May 03 2014 4:07 PM
Joakim Noah has reportedly been in contact with Carmelo Anthony ever since his initial All-Star Game pitch, and even reached out after the Bulls were eliminated in the first round of the playoffs.
- Clips, Warriors Down To Game 7
May 03 2014 2:54 PM
There’s no doubt Donald Sterling’s continuing saga, which culminated in his lifetime banish from the NBA by Commissioner Adam Silver, has overshadowed a thrilling series between the Clippers and Warriors. Yet for at least 48 minutes of game time, both teams will be squarely focused on advancing to the second round where they’ll face either Oklahoma City or Memphis.
- Updated Derby Lines: Candy Boy Steady, Cali-Chrome Still Well Ahead
May 03 2014 1:36 PM
California Chrome is now at 2-1 odds after starting Saturday at 3-1, while Danza remains at 9-1, and Wicked Strong moves down from 8-1 to 7-1 odds
- Ducks Host Crosstown Kings In Game 1
May 03 2014 12:16 PM
The two Southern California squads have never met in the playoffs before, but the Ducks have the unfortunate task of facing Kings netminder Jonathan Quick who looks to have re-discovered the form that lifted L.A. to the Stanley Cup two years ago.
- California Chrome, Danza, Wicked Strong Favored At Churchill Downs
May 03 2014 10:54 AM
Trained by Art Sherman, who could become the oldest trainer to win the Derby at 77, California Chrome is a 3-1 odds-on favorite from the No. 5 post as the final hours tick away before Saturday’s big race at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Kentucky.
- Randolph Out For Game 7
May 03 2014 9:13 AM
Memphis forward Zach Randolph was suspended by the NBA for the deciding game for punching Thunder center Steven Adams in the jaw in Game Six. Randolph has powered the Grizzlies offense for 18.2 points per game in the series, and now the offensive load will fall on point guard Mike Conley Jr. and center Marc Gasol.
- Danza, Ride On Curlin Stand In California Chrome's Path
May 02 2014 3:49 PM
There are 18 other thoroughbreds with a chance to derail the favored California Chrome at Churchill Downs, including several top contenders and a few longshots who could make a late surge on the final turn of the 1 1/4 track.