LOS ANGELES -- The blame cannot rest on one man's shoulders. The Los Angeles Dodgers' Joe Blanton took plenty in Game 5 of the National League Championship Series, when the two-run homer he allowed to Chicago Cubs ...Read more
CLEVELAND -- A KitchenAid 14-piece cutlery set. A natural Acacia serving bowl -- large. A ceramic Chip & Dip platter. A toaster that can toast four slices at once. A butter dish and gravy boat, both in white. Bath towels, ...Read more
LOS ANGELES -- Blake Griffin said his health is back to where he wants it to be after a season of injuries that limited him to just 35 regular-season games in 2015-16.
His mind is at peace with the way he has held up ...Read more
It was back to school this week for Landry Jones and Antonio Brown. Their most important subject was chemistry class.
When Jones and Brown played together last season when Ben Roethlisberger missed games due to injuries, ...Read more
INDEPENDENCE, Ohio -- J.R. Smith wants to catch a few innings of Tuesday's World Series. Perhaps now he can.
The Cavaliers have moved up the start time of their season opener Tuesday to accommodate the Indians, who will ...Read more
Warriors guard Klay Thompson was a bit grumpy Friday morning. He blew his tire on the way to the practice facility. "Get ready for some short answers," he said before sitting down for an interview with reporters.
But then...Read more
The Hawks' defensive principles have not changed. However, as coach Mike Budenholzer puts it, the last line of defense sure is different.
And that would be Dwight Howard.
The Hawks' new starting center is a difference ...Read more
Lloyd McClendon is back in the big leagues.
After spending a season managing Triple-A Toledo, the baseball man nicknamed "Legendary Lloyd" will return to the Detroit Tigers coaching staff as hitting coach in 2017, the ...Read more
The Starseeker GambitMr. Robert E. Birnschein
The starship Eagle is part of a slowly growing interstellar fleet tasked with searching nearby star systems to find a suitable life-supporting planet for a burgeoning humanity to colonize. Crewed by daring civilian explorers and planetary scientists the ship has crossed hundreds of light ...
NFL did not fine Dolphins defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh for kicking Ben Roethlisberger in the knee late in the fourth quarter of the Steelers' 30-15 loss in Miami Sunday.
Roethlisberger, who will miss the Patriots game ...Read more
Jamaal Charles is fresh off a season-high 11 touches in the Chiefs' 26-10 win over the Oakland Raiders, but the star running back's status for Sunday's home game against the New Orleans is up in the air.
On Friday, Chiefs...Read more
Wide receiver Stefon Diggs is expected to return to the lineup Sunday against the Eagles after practicing for a third straight day Friday.
Diggs, who is dealing with a groin injury, was a full participant today after ...Read more
Morris Stroud Jr., a tight end for the Chiefs and an NFL rules namesake, died on Oct. 17 in Kansas City. He was 70.
Stroud spent six seasons with the Chiefs, from 1969-1974. His first season of action was in 1970, and he ...Read more
FRISCO, Texas -- The Cowboys discuss many things in their locker room -- college football, other NFL players, the NBA, college basketball, sometimes even politics. They don't talk about who should play quarterback.
While ...Read more
LOS ANGELES -- As the Dodgers packed up their belongings Thursday night for what could be their final trip of the season, first baseman Adrian Gonzalez considered what he expects Wrigley Field to be like for Game 6 of the ...Read more
The Detroit Lions ruled four starters out for Sunday's pivotal matchup against Washington, including starting running back Theo Riddick.
Riddick will miss his second straight game with an ankle injury he suffered in a ...Read more
MINNEAPOLIS -- When the noise settled and the champagne stopped flying, a calm that lasted no more than 30 seconds inside the cramped visitors locker room, Candace Parker ducked into a quiet corner and put her arm around ...Read more
LOS ANGELES -- Dodgers left-hander Clayton Kershaw said he wouldn't use the word "excitement" to describe his mindset going into his Game 6 start Saturday night against the Cubs in the National League Championship Series. ...Read more
GREEN BAY, Wis. -- The losses continue to pile up for the Bears at an alarming rate. A 26-10 setback against the Packers on Thursday night at Lambeau Field left John Fox's team at 1-6.
Just as unsettling is the ongoing ...Read more
LOS ANGELES -- The tension turned to relief and heightened anticipation Thursday night as soon as Addison Russell's drive cleared the center-field wall.
Russell's two-run homer in the sixth inning snapped a 1-1 tie and ...Read more