CLEVELAND -- Former Cavaliers teammates and fans who want Kyrie Irving to reveal the real reasons he wanted to leave Cleveland might forever remain unsatisfied.
Because, according to Irving, "that's not what real grown-...Read more
NEW YORK -- For the first 20 minutes, the Penguins' game against the Rangers Tuesday night went mostly to script.
Penguins stars breaking out, the two-time defending champions overwhelming a Rangers team struggling to ...Read more
NEW YORK -- Russell Okung wasn't required to take a red-eye flight from the West Coast so he could attend Tuesday's unprecedented meeting between NFL players, owners and executives, but he felt it was his duty.
"I feel ...Read more
Last week's ranking in parentheses.
1. Eagles 5-1 (8). Modest free-agent additions like running back LeGarrette Blount, cornerback Patrick Robinson and defensive end Chris Long have paid big dividends.
2. Chiefs 5-1 (1)....Read more
Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott is eligible to play again as a New York judge granted his motion for a temporary restraining order blocking the six-game suspension for violating the NFL's personal conduct ...Read more
Joel Embiid is not afraid to share how he feels.
Using a string of expletives, the 76ers center voiced his displeasure with the coaching and medical staffs' decision to keep him on a minutes restriction.
"I always think ...Read more
Starting power forward Nikola Mirotic will miss Thursday's season opener and be sidelined indefinitely after getting punched in the face by Bobby Portis during a practice altercation, a source said.
One source said ...Read more
Two days after it occurred, Chiefs quarterback Alex Smith still isn't happy about the hit he took to the back of his knees from Steelers safety Mike Mitchell.
"I felt like it was extremely late," Smith said. "I felt there...Read more
Eric Ebron admits his production could be better.
"It hasn't been the best," the Detroit Lions tight end said Tuesday. "But then again, it's early in the season and I can't be down upon myself. ... Ten games left and just...Read more
You look at the 76ers' version of "The Big Three."
There's Joel Embiid, the towering best player on the team, and perhaps the most intriguing player in the NBA.
Then there's a confident costar in Ben Simmons, who just ...Read more
Each week I'll list the best widely available free agents for fantasy football -- I define "widely available" as being owned in around half of all ESPN or Yahoo leagues -- and some guys who are probably better off in the ...Read more
The distraction of the week for the Steelers may just be in the media's mind, Mike Tomlin implied.
Martavis Bryant wants to be traded? Who said?
"I don't know where these reports come from," Tomlin said during his weekly...Read more
The City of Fort Myers, Fla., has settled a lawsuit that will pay Miami Dolphins safety Nate Allen $440,000 for being wrongfully arrested in his hometown back in 2015, according to the Fort Myers News-Press.
According to ...Read more
ALAMEDA, Calif. -- The Raiders hope to receive a jolt of adrenaline during a short week courtesy of new arrival NaVorro Bowman.
Bowman got to work quickly Monday after signing a one-year contract worth a reported $3 ...Read more
ST. LOUIS -- A short drive from where Yadier Molina grew up in Vega Alta, Puerto Rico, and into the Mavilla neighborhood, the Cardinals catcher stood atop a blacktop road surrounded by stripped-clean and snapped trees and ...Read more
NEW YORK -- Three pitches into Monday's fourth inning, Aaron Judge galloped onto Yankee Stadium's warning track and hurtled into its right-field wall to retrieve a deep drive. As ball met glove, Judge's oversized torso ...Read more
Sixers coach Brett Brown said it was a fight getting Dario Saric to sit out the first two preseason games.
"He hates it. He can't stand it," Brown said of Saric's reaction to forced rest. "He doesn't want to let people ...Read more
GREEN BAY, Wis. -- There was no ambiguity after the game Sunday about Mike McCarthy's plans for replacing injured quarterback Aaron Rodgers, and on Monday the Green Bay Packers coach was wondering if anyone had heard him ...Read more
NEW YORK -- It's ultra-rare for NFL players to participate in the annual fall meetings of the league's owners, but these are unusual times.
A group of players, their union's leader, and Commissioner Roger Goodell will ...Read more
DETROIT -- After four games on the road the Detroit Red Wings finally got to play a second game in their new home.
They rallied from an early two-goal deficit against Atlantic Division rival Tampa Bay Lightning on Monday ...Read more
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