LOS ANGELES -- There was a time this summer when the Los Angeles Clippers' Paul Pierce didn't want to wake up to work out in the morning, which made him contemplate retiring before his 19th NBA season.
But then he pushed ...Read more
EL SEGUNDO, Calif. -- Luke Walton hurried to answer the question even before the reporter fully finished asking it.
No, he hadn't taken time to reflect on the opportunity before him, on the fact that he, at the age of 36,...Read more
DETROIT -- Cleveland sports fans can keep on celebrating -- for the first time since 2007, the Indians are American League Central champions.
Needing only one win in the final week of the regular season, the Indians ...Read more
A sense of desperation proved palpable Sunday night in Texas. Inside the visitors' quarters at AT&T Stadium, an agitated Bears team attempted to digest its winless September.
Outside linebacker Willie Young spoke with a ...Read more
The 76ers tried Monday to defuse the controversy that Nerlens Noel started when he spoke out about the team's crowded situation at center.
But Sixers president Bryan Colangelo said they are more concerned about the team's...Read more
The new-look Bulls gathered for their annual media day Monday in advance of double practice sessions Tuesday. The roster, with eight new faces on the projected 15-player roster, is different.
But Jimmy Butler still wants ...Read more
CHICAGO -- Bulls guard Dwyane Wade stood shoulder to shoulder with LeBron James, Carmelo Anthony and Chris Paul at the ESPY Awards show in July, star power committed to promoting social change.
Quarterback Colin ...Read more
MIAMI -- Fans lined up Monday evening outside Marlins Park in a procession that extended along on the west side of the stadium.
Some wore Marlins jerseys, shirts and hats and some came were clad in Mets gear.
No matter ...Read more
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INDEPENDENCE, Ohio -- J.R. Smith was noticeably absent from the Cavaliers' media day lineup on Monday, just as he was missing from the team's player-hosted minicamp in California last week.
How long he is away remains to ...Read more
INDEPENDENCE, Ohio -- At the ESPY Awards on July 14, the Cavaliers' LeBron James stood alongside Carmelo Anthony, Chris Paul and Dwyane Wade as the four spoke about gun violence, police brutality against African-Americans ...Read more
MIAMI -- Dee Gordon homered, and it caused him to cry.
Tears were flowing Monday as the crestfallen Marlins returned to the field for the first time since the death of pitcher Jose Fernandez, and Gordon broke into sobs ...Read more
MIAMI -- Miami Marlins ace Jose Fernandez was seen at a Miami River bar and may have argued with a girlfriend in the hours before his boat crashed into a jetty off South Beach Sunday morning, killing him and two friends.
Doug Pederson sent his players off for a weeklong break on Monday warning them of another tough opponent they'll encounter: success.
The Eagles have rallied around the idea that few believed in them during the first three...Read more
The Panthers will be without first-round pick Vernon Butler for the next few weeks.
An MRI exam on Butler's right foot Monday confirmed a high-ankle sprain that is expected to sideline the former Louisiana Tech standout ...Read more
Panthers coach Ron Rivera called the league Monday to get clarity on Kelvin Benjamin's illegal block Sunday against the Vikings, which brought back a touchdown that would have given the Panthers a 15-point, second-quarter ...Read more
Adam Gase doesn't tweet.
But if he did, Gase would have sent his players this message Monday in all caps with an angry emoji at the end:
If you don't perform, I'll play someone who will.
"I'm over discussing any of this...Read more
The life of Arnold Palmer will be celebrated at a public event at Saint Vincent College in Latrobe, Pa., at 11 a.m. on Oct. 4, representatives for the late golfer announced Monday.
A private funeral for Palmer, who died ...Read more
Heat center Hassan Whiteside has no plans of giving fuel to his critics.
No way will he give the doubters any inkling of hope. No chance of him falling prey to those who think he will fade now that he's cashed in.
OAKLAND, Calif. -- Stephen Curry said he's healthy and excited about the start of a new season, but stressed that the addition of superstar Kevin Durant will require some period of adjustment for the Warriors.
"He can ...Read more
Seahawks coach Pete Carroll confirmed that Russell Wilson has a sprained MCL in his left knee during his regular Monday radio show on ESPN 710 Seattle but indicated it doesn't appear overly serious saying Wilson is moving ...Read more
- Pitching ace Jose Fernandez, 2 others, killed in boating accident
- Jose Fernandez distinguished himself in quest for freedom, baseball stardom
- Baseball fans gather at Marlins Park to pay their respects to Jose Fernandez
- Marlins' Dee Gordon hits home run, breaks into sobs after Fernandez tribute
- Golf legend Arnold Palmer dies at 87