DALLAS -- For a moment it appeared as though the Dallas Mavericks were going to pull out back-to-back wins for just the second time this season.
But after leading the Charlotte Hornets by 11 points early in the third ...Read more
LOS ANGELES -- Before facing an opponent that pushed the Los Angeles Lakers around the last time they met, and with the team now essentially down four key players, Metta World Peace addressed his teammates with a message. ...Read more
OAKLAND, Calif. -- By the time he'd reached the deep corner, inches in front of an erupting Golden State Warriors bench, Klay Thompson's night had already gone from lukewarm to hot to scorching to nuclear.
When he's ...Read more
NATIONAL HARBOR, Md. -- Bud Selig had a bounce in his step Monday.
Actually, he was walking with the aid of a cane, so it was more of a mental bounce, but you get the picture. When you've been elected to the Baseball Hall...Read more
MILWAUKEE -- It went down to the wire before the San Antonio Spurs escaped with a 97-96 victory over the Milwaukee Bucks on Monday, keeping their unbeaten streak on the road intact.
The Spurs rallied from a 15-point ...Read more
CHICAGO -- Time is flying by for the Bulls, which happens when a team is playing four games in five nights.
"It's unbelievable that this is our 20th game already and just how quickly it goes," coach Fred Hoiberg said ...Read more
TORONTO -- The losing streak is over, but now the Cavaliers have to assess the collateral damage from Monday's 116-112 victory against the Toronto Raptors.
LeBron James scored a season-high 34 points and Kevin Love added ...Read more
NATIONAL HARBOR, Md. -- White Sox general manager Rick Hahn joked Monday he feels like he's always a popular guy, but he undoubtedly has the attention of the baseball world this week.
A potential blockbuster trade ...Read more
Of Endings and BeginningsRobert Speigel
We each create our own unique beloofs. As children we unknowingly form our beloofs to protect us from life’s pains and uncertainties. As adults, our beloofs no longer serve us; in fact, they can sabotage us.
Of Endings and Beginnings is up-close and personal, taking the reader on ...
BOSTON -- It wasn't quite the homecoming that recently anointed coach Tom Rowe and several of his players with Boston roots were looking for.
While goalie Roberto Luongo did all he could do to keep his teammates close, ...Read more
ATLANTA -- Neither a starting lineup change nor the return of Paul Millsap made a difference in the final result.
The Hawks lost again.
The plummet continues.
The Hawks dropped a 102-99 decision to the Thunder on Monday...Read more
PITTSBURGH -- There are still a few defensive kinks left to iron out, but the Penguins have certainly found an offensive groove.
The Penguins set a season-high for goals scored in an 8-5 win over the Ottawa Senators on ...Read more
At halftime of Sunday night's Seahawks' win over the Carolina Panthers, Steven Terrell tried to offer Earl Thomas a few consoling words.
Thomas, who suffered a cracked tibia early in the second quarter, didn't want to ...Read more
PHILADELPHIA -- Pardon the cliche, but the 76ers were a shell of themselves.
They were short-handed and sluggish Monday night in a 106-98 loss to the struggling Denver Nuggets at the Wells Fargo Center.
It was a night ...Read more
LOS ANGELES -- An MRI exam confirmed Los Angeles Lakers point guard Jose Calderon's right hamstring strain, and he will be out for two to four weeks.
That's the bad news for the Lakers.
Some better news might come ...Read more
DALLAS -- Safety Barry Church, unlike many of his Dallas Cowboys teammates, didn't watch football Sunday. Instead, he learned the Cowboys clinched a playoff berth from a text message.
"My wife, she didn't know what that ...Read more
For all of the banal statements NFL head coaches make throughout a season, Eagles coach Doug Pederson offered an honest assessment when asked Monday if all of his players "played hard" in the team's embarrassing 32-14 loss...Read more
Andy Reid didn't sleep Sunday night after the Chiefs' 29-28 victory at Atlanta.
The adrenaline of the dramatic triumph, which turned on Eric Berry's field-length return of an interception on a two-point conversion, may ...Read more
Cowboys rookie running back Ezekiel Elliott leads 2017 Pro Bowl voting, with 681,361. His rookie teammate, Dak Prescott, ranks second with 607,621 votes.
Patriots quarterback Tom Brady (519,210), Steelers receiver Antonio...Read more
NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- Even before they went on their current five-game winning streak, there were signs the Flyers were headed in a different direction that the sad-sack football team that plays across the street from the ...Read more
If anything this season, the Carolina Hurricanes kept their luggage and passports handy through the first 25 games.
The game Sunday against the Tampa Bay Lightning was just their 10th at PNC Arena. After three games this ...Read more