HOUSTON -- Fifty feet from home plate, Jose Altuve's bat hit ground. The baseball touched down 314 feet further, in the third row of the right-field seats. He had swung hard, and he had not let go. The smallest man on the ...Read more
Michigan State is moving up, and Michigan is moving down in this week's USA Today/Amway Coaches poll.
And the Wolverines fell completely out of The Associated Press rankings for the first time since 2015.
The coaches ...Read more
CALGARY, Alberta – Several hours before his team played Calgary, Alex Stalock had a pretty good idea of what the Flames' strategy would be.
"The first 10 minutes, they're going to try and win the game," the Wild ...Read more
LOS ANGELES--In a season already full of too many health issues, the Los Angeles Clippers suffered yet another problem when guard Milos Teodosic sustained a left-foot injury late in the second quarter and did not return ...Read more
LAS VEGAS -- As you might expect, hockey in Las Vegas comes with a little more flash, a little more sizzle than you might find elsewhere. There's a guy in a knight outfit who leads a drum line on a march through the plaza ...Read more
GLENDALE, Ariz. -- Lance Bouma's first Blackhawks goal came at an opportune time as he stuffed in a rebound off a shot from Tommy Wingels 15 minutes, 36 seconds into the third period that proved to be the game winner in a ...Read more
MILWAUKEE -- Down the road, Saturday night may be remembered as the night Milwaukee Bucks star Giannis Antetokounmpo put up a career-high 44 points, though there's no reason to believe he won't eclipse that number at some ...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 ...
COLUMBUS, Ohio -- They didn't see this coming.
They carried the usual positivity into the season, which usually gets ruined by the first few losses. But the Los Angeles Kings aren't there yet, nor did they predict being ...Read more
LOS ANGELES--Lonzo Ball wasn't the only rookie who played better in his second game than his first.
After a blistering Summer League and preseason campaign, Kyle Kuzma struggled in his first regular season NBA game. While...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
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
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 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
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