CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Mitch Kupchak’s replacement has been found.
The Charlotte Hornets have zeroed in on Brooklyn Nets assistant general manager Jeff Peterson and are working toward an agreement to hire him as their next...Read more
LOS ANGELES — The victory wasn't just a statement. The 21-point comeback against the Clippers was a warning to the entire Western Conference.
The Lakers should be feared.
How can they not be after what LeBron James did...Read more
LEXINGTON, Ky. — If you have not already secured a ticket to the Kentucky Derby on May 4 and are still planning to attend the 150th edition of the Run for the Roses, be ready for a major hit to your pocketbook.
Citing �...Read more
BALTIMORE — Ravens general manager Eric DeCosta has been on a roll in recent NFL drafts, and he needs to continue that trend in 2024.
When the Ravens signed middle linebacker Roquan Smith to a five-year, $100 million ...Read more
ATLANTA — Bad news first. The Falcons are deficient at the position that matters most.
Now the good. That’s the only position at which there’s a glaring deficiency.
Speaking at the NFL Scouting Combine on Tuesday, ...Read more
INDIANAPOLIS — When NFL prospects arrive at the Chicago Bears interview room this week, they’ll face a choice — the same decision the Bears posed to players at last year’s scouting combine.
Darts or putting?
PEORIA, Ariz. — The fight is tight and time is dwindling.
Innings are at a premium in the remaining two weeks of spring training games before decisions must be made about which players are going to be in the Padres ...Read more
PITTSBURGH — Pitt men's basketball lost a must-win game against Clemson on Tuesday night, but it is ridiculous the Panthers needed to win it in order to make the NCAA Tournament.
Pitt looks like an NCAA Tournament team....Read more
SANTA CLARA, Calif. — Glue guys. Support staff. Skilled players outside of the so-called skill positions.
Every NFL team has them, and the 49ers need more.
Their top priorities this offseason may be upgrading their ...Read more
LeBron James’ tongue wagged from his mouth after he glided from right to left to bank in a one-footer runner. He shook his head from side to side after he drained another three-point shot.
And after the last horn, he ...Read more
It took Dan Monson midway through his first Big Ten season. It took Tubby Smith until the Big Ten tournament in his first season after a miracle shot. It took Richard Pitino early in his first Big Ten season.
Entering ...Read more
DENVER -- Three nights after completing an impressive season sweep of one Northern California opponent, the Nuggets were in danger of getting swept by another.
They at least wanted to get the last word, for now.
Denver ...Read more
DETROIT — What a difference a year has made, in terms of where the Red Wings have been, currently are and might be in the weeks and months ahead.
A year ago this week, the Red Wings began the timeframe with 6-2 and 6-1 ...Read more
MINNEAPOLIS — There are times the Timberwolves can win games when Anthony Edwards doesn't play all that well. Their defense is good enough to carry them, and some nights others can pick up the slack on offense.
One down, three more to go.
While the SEC seeding race continues to heat up, South Carolina had its first game in the final four matchups of the season, visiting Texas A&M. After holding a 13-point lead in the second half...Read more
INDIANAPOLIS — A year ago, Kevin O'Connell made Brian Flores his second defensive coordinator in as many years with the Vikings, turning to the former Dolphins head coach to replace Ed Donatell and reshape a unit that ...Read more
CHICAGO — Ahead of the first-ever meeting, Connor Bedard spoke of Patrick Kane in reverent terms, saluting his place in Chicago Blackhawks lore as a living legend.
That doesn’t mean Bedard can’t give him a good ...Read more
Do these Warriors have another gear?
Is this surging team currently playing the best basketball it can?
The Dubs’ next five games will tell us everything we need to know.
Well, almost everything.
The Dubs’ upcoming...Read more
DURHAM, N.C. — Kyle Filipowski was in the lineup Wednesday night as usual and, like its leading scorer, No. 10 Duke recovered nicely from last Saturday’s loss at Wake Forest.
The Blue Devils led for all but two ...Read more
Missouri men’s basketball lost again, and it felt like a lot of the other losses.
The Tigers dropped their 15th consecutive game on Wednesday, losing 83-74 on the road against No. 24 Florida. The loss guarantees that ...Read more
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