MIAMI -- The tension quickly turned into celebration.
A celebration of the possibilities of this roster. A celebration of the perseverance in the absence of Chris Bosh. A celebration of how, less than two years removed ...Read more
PHILADELPHIA -- The Phillies were Major League Baseball's surprise team in April. As the calendar has flipped, the torrid pace has continued.
With right-hander Vince Velasquez continuing his strong early season showing, ...Read more
The Bears released veteran safety Antrel Rolle on Sunday, the day after they selected two safeties in the draft.
Rolle, 33, missed nine games last season due to knee and ankle injuries. After joining the Bears as a free ...Read more
PITTSBURGH -- The Pirates did rather little to deserve victory Sunday, and so their winning streak stopped at six.
Scott Schebler drilled a double over Gregory Polanco's head in right to put the Cincinnati Reds ahead for ...Read more
OAKLAND, Calif. -- Stephen Curry returned to the court for stationary shooting drills Saturday, and he could be able to scrimmage later this week, Warriors coach Steve Kerr said Sunday.
While Curry is unlikely to play in ...Read more
Penguins coach Mike Sullivan had no update on defenseman Olli Maatta's status Sunday but said he was "probably not optimistic" Maatta would be able to play in Game 3 of the team's second-round series against the Capitals ...Read more
The Wells Fargo Championship returns to Quail Hollow Club beginning Monday with practice rounds. Here's some players to watch:
The big names: Although the world's top two players -- Jason Day and Jordan Spieth -- aren't ...Read more
Anvil of God: Book One of the Carolingian ChroniclesJ. Boyce Gleason
Publishers Weekly - Starred Review:
Gleason's gripping historical novel offers readers a vivid mix of bloody battles, intriguing characters, and plenty of pagan sex rites.
Historical Novel Society:
Gleason's utterly confident novel is nothing ...
Five years ago, Mike Repole knows you wouldn't have believed him.
You wouldn't have accepted it as truth if he sat at that Churchill Downs podium the morning of May 6, 2011 and told you that missing the Kentucky Derby ...Read more
Laquon Treadwell was struggling early on in his return from a gruesome leg injury last fall when a friend reached out for a helping hand from the man who had two of the best mitts in NFL history.
"Laquon was in a bit of a...Read more
MILWAUKEE -- How many starting pitchers can you send down?
One day after struggling Milwaukee Brewers starter Taylor Jungmann was sent to the minors, Chase Anderson's woes continued in a short, ugly outing against Miami. ...Read more
ARLINGTON, Texas -- It did not much matter whom Matt Shoemaker faced in Saturday's third inning at Globe Life Park, or what he threw them.
A high fastball to Delino DeShields was fired back up the middle for a single. An ...Read more
PHILADELPHIA -- Pete Mackanin walked to the mound Saturday night with two outs in the eighth inning of a 4-3 win over Cleveland. The manager took the ball from Elvis Araujo as the bullpen roulette wheel spun again. A new ...Read more
BALTIMORE -- Jose Abreu's RBI single in the ninth inning lifted the White Sox to an 8-7 victory over the Orioles on Saturday night at Camden Yards. It was Abreu's second RBI single in as many innings.
He had tied the game...Read more
WASHINGTON -- The Penguins came here a few days ago, with the intention on returning home with nothing less than a split of the first two games of their second-round playoff series against Washington.
They got it.
But it...Read more
Three days of waiting ended for six UCLA players and one player from USC on Saturday, the final day of the NFL draft.
Bruins offensive lineman Caleb Benenoch, running back Paul Perkins and receiver Jordan Payton were ...Read more
CHICAGO -- Many will remember this NFL draft as the year California's Jared Goff went first and North Dakota State's Carson Wentz second, the third time in five drafts that the event kicked off with quarterbacks going 1-2....Read more
PITTSBURGH -- If April showers bring May flowers, the Pirates should see something special bloom this month.
On a rainy Saturday night at PNC Park, John Jaso jumped on the first pitch Cincinnati Reds right-hander Alfredo ...Read more
LOS ANGELES--Liquid courage oozed from Austin Rivers' face after a series he would rather forget ended in a night he'll always remember.
There was the blood that seeped from cuts above and below his left eye, the result ...Read more
MIAMI -- Heat guard Josh Richardson is dealing with a left shoulder strain that has him questionable for Game 7 against the Charlotte Hornets.
Richardson left late in Friday's victory after sustaining the injury while ...Read more
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