CHICAGO -- The lanky, quiet right-hander who could threw 88 pitches on Saturday night at Wrigley Field to vault the Chicago Cubs into the World Series. On the first one, he yielded a single. On the last one, he yielded a ...Read more
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- It took a few timely turnovers, a strong running game and a foolish self-inflicted penalty by New Orleans, but the Chiefs held on to beat one of the league's best quarterbacks -- and most effective ...Read more
CINCINNATI -- There's a reason a sling, bandages and a football jersey make a good Halloween costume for fans who want to dress as a Browns quarterback.
Injuries at the sport's most important position have crippled the ...Read more
CHICAGO -- Smack in the middle of the Cubs' raucous celebration after clinching their first National League pennant since 1945 on Saturday night were some former players who didn't get a chance to pop the champagne in the ...Read more
LOS ANGELES -- You could call this the night of personal comebacks.
Take your pick in the Los Angeles Kings' 4-3 shootout win against the Vancouver Canucks on Saturday night at Staples Center.
Candidate No. 1: Kings ...Read more
CALGARY, Alberta -- David Perron entered the Blues' sixth game of the year Saturday in Calgary still looking for his first point. One day earlier, he pointed out that he has had seasons previously where the points came ...Read more
CLEVELAND -- Michael Jackson's "Beat It" has become an anthem of destruction in Cleveland.
That's the song that plays as Indians relief pitcher Andrew Miller jogs out of the bullpen and warms up. And it comes just before ...Read more
Having watched Zach LaVine the past two seasons, Timberwolves fans already know this about his physical potential: The sky is the limit.
Given his two NBA Slam Dunk trophies in as many appearances, this could be taken ...Read more
CHICAGO -- The seat -- aisle 4, row 8, seat 113 -- remained empty 15 minutes before the first pitch of Game 6 of the National League Championship Series between the Cubs and Dodgers on Saturday night at Wrigley Field.
CHICAGO -- For the past three weeks, as the Los Angeles Dodgers crawled through these playoffs, Clayton Kershaw acted as a one-man cordon, capable of holding off his opponents and offsetting the mistakes of his teammates. ...Read more
NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- The Predators came into Saturday night's game dealing with a bout of food poisoning. The Penguins are more likely to be sick when they review the tape.
Defensive lapses and a barrage of Nashville odd-...Read more
CHICAGO -- The Blackhawks defeated the Maple Leafs 5-4 in a shootout Saturday night at the United Center.
The Hawks got on the board first thanks to a goal from Artem Anisimov 3 minutes, 36 seconds into the game. Artemi ...Read more
CHICAGO -- Pitching coach Chris Bosio leaned back into his chair when asked to assess manager Joe Maddon's style during a session at the Cubs Convention in January.
"Joe tries to win every inning," Bosio said in a ...Read more
PHILADELPHIA -- The Flyers have been up and down early in this NHL season, but two things that remain consistent are their ability to generate offense in the second period and the surprising play of Matt Read
With four ...Read more
SUNRISE, Fla. -- After six-plus seasons in the minor leagues toiling for four different organizations Florida Panthers 27-year-old rookie forward Shane Harper certainly showed the patience of Job while chasing a dream.
DETROIT -- Gustav Nyquist scored twice as the Detroit Red Wings grew their winning streak to four games.
The Wings used their speed and shot mentality to best the San Jose Sharks, 3-0, Saturday at Joe Louis Arena. Jimmy ...Read more
GLENDALE, Ariz. -- The storm, they insisted, had lifted by the time the game ended.
One of the oddest quarters in recent Seahawks history -- the third last Sunday against Atlanta, destined to forever be remembered for ...Read more
Before he was a four-time All-Pro, before he was known simply by the first syllable of last his name, before he kept defensive coordinators up at night, Rob Gronkowski was just a rookie trying to make his way in the NFL in...Read more
After one game together, Dwyane Wade used an intriguing comparison when asked about new teammate Michael Carter-Williams.
"He's a taller (Rajon) Rondo, a guy who has played in the paint and has been an attacker and guards...Read more
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