MINNEAPOLIS -- With their fiery leader, Mike Zimmer, sidelined after emergency eye surgery and their season in danger of slipping away, the Vikings put up a fight Thursday night at U.S. Bank Stadium in a nationally ...Read more
CALGARY, Alberta -- Whether the Calgary Flames were really making "mountains out of molehills" like Bruce Boudreau asserted or they had reason to still be prickly after Wild players chopped at Johnny Gaudreau like ...Read more
NEW ORLEANS -- At the start of this six-game excursion, when the Los Angeles Clippers were still on a high because of their optimized play, none of them would have imagined that by the end they'd just be hoping the salvage...Read more
LOS ANGELES--Eric Dickerson reversed field on one element of controversy, but the NFL Hall of Fame running back remained steadfast about another Friday as the Los Angeles Rams departed for Sunday's game at New England.
CHICAGO -- LeBron James has made it clear James Jones has a place on his team as long as he wants to keep playing. Jones has now decided when that will be.
Jones told the Beacon Journal he will retire after next season, ...Read more
ATLANTA -- The Detroit Pistons delivered such a thorough beating of the Atlanta Hawks Friday that Hawks coach Mike Budenholzer pretty much waved the white flag at halftime.
The Pistons (11-10) blitzed the Hawks with a 31-...Read more
CHICAGO -- LeBron James dismissed any problems facing the Cavaliers following their second troubling loss in as many games Thursday when the Cavaliers lost to the Clippers. Lose three straight, James reasoned, and there's ...Read more
Appearing on a CSN podcast on Friday, Warriors coach Steve Kerr admitted to trying medical marijuana over the past 18 months while searching for remedies to deal with his ailing back.
"I guess maybe I could even get in ...Read more
ATLANTA -- Reggie Jackson was standing on the Philips Arena floor Friday morning, a short distance from the walkway that leads toward the locker rooms. The Detroit Pistons point guard, who has missed the entire season ...Read more
CHICAGO -- The Bulls' only four-games-in-five-nights stretch comes with a cost. Dwyane Wade will rest for the second time this season and won't travel to Dallas for Saturday's game against the Mavericks.
Coach Fred ...Read more
The Hawks will be without Paul Millsap for at least two more games as their leading scorer will not play against the Pistons Friday and the Raptors on Saturday.
Millsap has a sore left hip that also cost him Wednesday's ...Read more
LOS ANGELES -- You can put a price on victory: $20,000.
That's the bonus each player on the winning All-Star team will earn starting next season, one of a host of details unveiled Friday when Major League Baseball and the...Read more
A police sergeant testified Friday that the woman who has accused former Michigan State University basketball star Mateen Cleaves of sexual assault denied she had been assaulted when he spoke to her after police responded ...Read more
CHICAGO -- No, LeBron James isn't bringing his talents to the North Side.
But you can add gracious loser to the Cleveland Cavaliers star's already impressive resume.
James made good on his bet with Chicago Bulls guard ...Read more
The Chicago Cubs didn't make any surprises Friday night as they tendered contracts to arbitration-eligible pitchers Jake Arrieta, Hector Rondon, Pedro Strop and Justin Grimm.
But they did clear space on their 40-man ...Read more
Just as all four lines for the Detroit Red Wings were showing chemistry, alterations will have to be made.
Forward Justin Abdelkader will miss 2-4 weeks with a sprained medial collateral ligament, general manager Ken ...Read more
Tiger Woods on Friday shot a round of 65 on the second day of his latest comeback effort in the Bahamas.
With Friday's round, the 40-year-old winner of 14 majors brought his total score to 138, leaving him tied in ninth ...Read more
The Padres traded one of their few remaining veterans Friday, sending catcher Derek Norris to the Washington Nationals for pitching prospect Pedro Avila.
Norris, 27, is coming off the worst season of his five-year career....Read more
The Rangers have claimed right-hander Brady Dragmire from the Pirates. Dragmire, 23, was taken in the 17th round in 2011 by the Blue Jays.
He was acquired by the Pirates in October. He pitched his first season in Double A...Read more
ALAMEDA, Calif. -- Raiders quarterback Derek Carr practiced without a glove on his right hand for the second straight day and is good to go for Sunday's game against the Buffalo Bills.
Cornerback David Amerson is also ...Read more