Deshaun Watson, a two-time winner of the Davey O'Brien National Quarterback Award, understands why some NFL scouts liken him to the reigning NFL Rookie of the Year.
The former Clemson star, one of four O'Brien recipients ...Read more
The Miami Dolphins signed six ex-players Wednesday -- quarterbacks Bob Griese and Dan Marino, cornerback Sam Madison, guard Larry Little, wide receiver Nat Moore and defensive end/linebacker Kim Bokamper -- so they can ...Read more
When issues with quality of the ice at then-Consol Energy Center reached their apex -- think 2013 -- word around the team was that Sidney Crosby, fed up as much as anyone, had taken an active role in fixing the problem.
JUPITER, Fla. -- The day after a spring training mishap sent the Marlins' Ichiro Suzuki to the trainer's room for the first time in his major league career, the future Hall of Famer was walking gingerly and skipped the ...Read more
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. -- The Giants will be missing one of their most important relievers when the spring exhibition season opens on Friday.
Left-hander Will Smith underwent an MRI on his sore left elbow and will be held out ...Read more
SURPRISE, Ariz. -- Spring training 2017 marks the 12th big-league camp for Cole Hamels, who back in 2006 was a celebrated former first-round pick who would make his major-league debut later that season.
He capped the year...Read more
SARASOTA, Fla. -- Orioles center fielder Adam Jones is excited about recent additions to improve the team's outfield defense, but still worries about the club's range.
The team retained veteran outfielder Michael Bourn --...Read more
The question posed to Stan Van Gundy was whether the Detroit Pistons will look for some outside shooting before Thursday's 3 p.m. NBA trade deadline.
But the team president/coach's answer gave a window into what he's ...Read more
SHOT DOWN: The true story of pilot Howard Snyder and the crew of the B-17 Susan RuthSteve Snyder
An Amazon #1 Best Seller and winner of 20 national book awards, SHOT DOWN is set within the framework of World War II in Europe and recounts the dramatic experiences of each member of a ten man B-17 bomber crew after their plane, piloted by the author's father, was knocked out of the sky by ...
Jung Ho Kang appeared in a South Korean court Wednesday as judges began hearing arguments in a trial over charges Kang, the Pirates' third baseman, fled the scene of a DUI accident after slamming a rented BMW into a ...Read more
According to a league source, Julius Thomas passed a physical that was necessary to complete his pending trade to the Miami Dolphins.
The Jacksonville Jaguars tight end has also reportedly agreed to restructure his ...Read more
LOS ANGELES--Lou Williams was never one to pay attention to trade rumors. Corey Brewer didn't think he'd have had to this year.
On Tuesday afternoon the two players were part of the same deal, less than 48 hours before ...Read more
Erik Spoelstra made the concession in advance of his team's eight-day All-Star break.
"Everybody is aware," he said of the standings and the Eastern Conference playoff race that resumes Friday for the Miami Heat. "We ...Read more
DENVER -- When the final horn sounded on the Los Angeles Kings' 2-1 win over the Colorado Avalanche on Tuesday, defenseman Drew Doughty pumped his fist twice, then wrapped goalie Peter Budaj in a smothering embrace.
It ...Read more
LOS ANGELES -- The Los Angeles Lakers are closing in on hiring agent Rob Pelinka to be their new general manager, people with knowledge of the situation confirmed to the Los Angeles Times.
And as they worked to finish ...Read more
DETROIT -- The big weekend against the best teams in the Eastern Conference segued into inconsistency against one of the teams standing between the Detroit Red Wings and the playoffs.
The Wings lost, 3-1, to the New York ...Read more
PHOENIX -- Sammy Sosa speaks about as often as the Sphinx these days, but when he does have something to say it's usually over the top and ready to go viral.
On Tuesday, Sosa chose an unusual outlet, a personal blog ...Read more
Candice Wiggins refused to back down Tuesday after stirring a national controversy following her assertions that she was mistreated by gay players in the WNBA because she is heterosexual.
Saying her comments "freed my ...Read more
ST. PAUL, Minn. -- The Blackhawks' top line of Jonathan Toews, Richard Panik and Nick Schmaltz continued their impressive play of late and led the Hawks to a 5-3 victory over the Wild.
Toews tallied his first hat trick of...Read more
DeMarcus Cousins is still in a daze.
Only days after Kings general manager Vlade Divac told him he would not be traded, Cousins shook his head in somewhat disbelief Tuesday morning at Sacramento International Airport as ...Read more
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