CHICAGO -- Los Angeles Dodgers manager Dave Roberts expressed increased confidence that shortstop Corey Seager will be ready for the World Series, should the Dodgers advance.
Seager played catch Wednesday at Dodger ...Read more
So you lost Aaron Rodgers for the rest of the season? Relax.
(The man himself would advise this.)
I know you're feeling like the fantasy gods have spited you, but relax, because this is the season to stream ...Read more
Manager Joe Maddon said he hasn't thought about life without free agent Wade Davis in 2018, but he knows the challenge of winning without a bona fide closer.
"When you have a legitimate closer, what that really means to ...Read more
From the day he took that ambulance ride out of 9520 Viking Drive to Wednesday's practice, Teddy Bridgewater spent 59 weeks thinking, wondering and working toward this moment.
So it wasn't all about how much he did with ...Read more
Steelers safety Mike Mitchell was fined $48,620 for his low hit Sunday on Chiefs quarterback Alex Smith. The hit occurred in the fourth quarter of the Steelers' 19-13 victory at Arrowhead Stadium.
Mitchell did not speak ...Read more
CLEVELAND -- Michael Brantley, the Indians' All-Star outfielder who has struggled with injuries the past two years, underwent surgery to stabilize his right ankle on Wednesday in North Carolina.
The surgery was performed ...Read more
CHICAGO -- As he walked off the mound at Wrigley Field for possibly the last time in a Cubs uniform, Jake Arrieta tipped his cap to the roaring fans.
"Hopefully, it's not a goodbye; it's a thank you, obviously," Arrieta ...Read more
Finally! A positive week. Well, positive on a scale of maybe-this-damned-slump-has-ended-at-last. The 8-6 mark straight-up actually was solid in a brutal week. For example, it would have led the 11-person ESPN Experts ...Read more
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BALTIMORE -- The state dropped a felony first-degree assault charge against boxer Gervonta Davis at a hearing Thursday morning in Baltimore District Court, but he will stand trial Nov. 29 on a misdemeanor second-degree ...Read more
NEW ORLEANS -- The Warriors and their fanbase can let out a collective sigh of relief as loud as Draymond Green's voice.
The results of Green's MRI came out negative and do not show any new structural damage on his ...Read more
LOS ANGELES -- Michael Cammalleri's smile was subtle. Adrian Kempe's could be seen from space.
Together they helped the Los Angeles Kings overcome what could have been a big bummer.
It's been that type of start to the ...Read more
CHICAGO -- After spending the first five-plus years of his career dedicating his thoughts to retiring hitters, Jose Quintana suddenly found himself being one.
That was the left-handed-throwing, right-handed-batting ...Read more
SAN ANTONIO -- Timberwolves three-time All Star Jimmy Butler predicted Wednesday's season opener at San Antonio might not be pretty, but it might begin to reveal his team's nature.
He's 2-0 in predictions while the Wolves...Read more
CHICAGO -- Alex Wood could not contain Chicago Cubs second baseman Javier Baez, the lineup could not defuse the effective wildness of Chicago starting pitcher Jake Arrieta and the Los Angeles Dodgers could not topple Cubs ...Read more
NEW YORK -- This week, Dallas Keuchel mentioned two particular joys of his job as a Houston Astros starting pitcher. One is when he takes the mound for the first inning, his nerves cresting within him. He likes to take one...Read more
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- Almost every time her son prepares to field a kickoff, when nerves overcome Tanya Cooper and it gets to be too much, she defaults to a tried-and-true game plan.
She turns her head to look away and ...Read more
From the owner's box to the sideline, white men occupy most positions of authority in the National Football League, according to the latest report from The Institute for Diversity and Ethics in Sport (TIDES) at the ...Read more
BOSTON -- Giannis Antetokounmpo spent the whole night Wednesday carrying the Milwaukee Bucks. At the time they needed him the most, he decided to share the load with one of his teammates.
With less than a minute left and ...Read more
CHICAGO -- The first time Kyle Schwarber shed his catcher's gear in favor of an outfielder's glove for the Cubs, another player was generating attention for appearing at a different position.
"They worked me into a game ...Read more
ST. LOUIS -- Remember opening night, when the Blackhawks looked like they were about to take the NHL by storm with a remade defense and explosive scoring lines after they scored 10 goals on the defending champion Penguins?...Read more
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