The Detroit Red Wings needed to clear cap space, and did so while also acquiring a guy who might help out with a goal here and there.
A day after they announced an agreement in principle with forward Andreas Athanasiou, ...Read more
CLEVELAND -- The Cleveland Cavaliers came out sluggish and never really recovered in an 114-93 blowout loss to the Orlando Magic Saturday night at Quicken Loans Arena.
Playing the second game of a back-to-back for the ...Read more
TAMPA, Fla. -- About a minute and a half into the second period of Saturday's game at Amalie Arena, Antti Niemi removed his mask and took a drink of water, as Lighting winger Nikita Kucherov zoomed past following a whistle...Read more
MEMPHIS, Tenn. -- The Warriors entered the 2017-18 season trying to maintain championship habits. Instead, they have become saddled with issues that usually stunt rebuilding teams.
The Warriors have struggled to defend ...Read more
NEW YORK -- The Detroit Pistons continued their early season push for status in NBA League Pass rankings.
A night after a nail-biting loss at Washington, the Pistons trailed by 21 points in the second quarter Saturday ...Read more
CHICAGO -- On the night Bulls forward Bobby Portis publicly apologized to Nikola Mirotic, Lauri Markkanen posted his first double-double in his second NBA start.
Portis' eight-game suspension for concussing Mirotic and ...Read more
TORONTO -- The 76ers are three games into one of their most anticipated seasons. Yet so far, the only differences from the previous campaigns are a few new faces donning the uniform.
The Sixers still turn the ball over at...Read more
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“The author’s capable plotting and writing make up for much of the confusion, though the realization that the book is fictional might still bring surprise.
Regardless, the novel is an important account of one family’s story. While the events my not all be true in fact, they ...
MIAMI--The Miami Heat looked more like itself Saturday night even without Hassan Whiteside.
Even with their starting center sidelined with a bone bruise in his left knee, the Heat did enough to hold off the Indiana Pacers...Read more
WASHINGTON -- When days pass in the NHL season, the calendar can blend together, merging weekends with weekdays and rendering cities nameless. The schedule creates a sense of rhythm, an inkling of routine when day-to-day ...Read more
CLEVELAND -- The Cavaliers still have work to do to find a comfort zone regarding their new-look rotation and offensive and defensive sets, which hasn't been made easier by injuries and disruptions.
Already, though, the ...Read more
FRISCO, Texas -- Hunger likely isn't the first thing that comes to mind when you think of an NFL offensive lineman.
Dallas Cowboys All-Pro center Travis Frederick is the first to acknowledge that.
"It is ironic," the 6-...Read more
PHILADELPHIA -- The Flyers have five victories, and Wayne Simmonds has the game-winner in four of them.
The latest came with 2:15 left in their 2-1 victory over Edmonton at the electric Wells Fargo Center on Saturday ...Read more
The Cubs have fired longtime pitching coach Chris Bosio, an apparent casualty of the 2017 bullpen disaster, according to a report.
Bosio was the first pitching coach hired by Cubs president Theo Epstein in 2011, and ...Read more
LOS ANGELES--Lonzo Ball drove down the baseline and made a layup that put his team up by eight points late in the fourth quarter over the Phoenix Suns. Play stopped for a time out with 1:35 left in the game and his ...Read more
ANAHEIM, Calif.--Finally, seven games in, the Anaheim Ducks found the start they were looking for.
One by one, the bodies hit the ice as the Ducks set the tone with two crushing hits on the opening shift, one delivered by...Read more
NEW ORLEANS -- As the Golden State Warriors strived for further excellence on a team supposedly with few weaknesses, coach Steve Kerr repeated endlessly about his players' need to play with an edge.
The Warriors lacked ...Read more
LOS ANGELES -- The absence of Corey Seager felt so unpronounced in the National League Championship Series, yet his name still resounded through the Los Angeles Dodgers' celebration late Thursday night.
In the visitors ...Read more
MILWAUKEE -- The Milwaukee Bucks have a young, up-and-coming team featuring one of the most unique talents in the league in Giannis Antetokounmpo, who has dominated the national headlines all week. The Bucks believe they ...Read more
MILWAUKEE -- The Milwaukee Bucks have re-created the Robert Indiana-designed basketball floor for their "Return to the MECCA" game Thursday.
Dubbed the "floor that made Milwaukee famous," the colorful court will be used ...Read more