NEW YORK -- Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones always has been a maverick.
Jones did deals with Nike and Pepsi when the rest of the NFL went with Reebok and Coke. He wasn't a contrarian but a trendsetter, because where he ...Read more
LOS ANGELES -- The young man at the center of all the commotion smiled calmly on Wednesday, the day before the first meaningful game of his NBA career.
Lonzo Ball is rarely any other way.
"It is going to be a lot of fun,...Read more
WASHINGTON -- 76ers coach Brett Brown thinks it's unintelligent to make a judgment on his squad after one game.
He thinks folks will get a better sense of his squad after the first third of the season. Perhaps we will ...Read more
TORONTO -- The Detroit Red Wings couldn't overcome poor goaltending as they faced the top offense in the NHL.
Jimmy Howard gave up three goals on the first four shots he faced Wednesday at Air Canada Centre, and Petr ...Read more
TORONTO -- While the Detroit Red Wings went to work in Toronto, restricted free agent Andreas Athanasiou is still searching for work overseas.
His agent, Darren Ferris, told the Free Press on Wednesday morning that ...Read more
LOS ANGELES -- On Tuesday and Wednesday, the Los Angeles Clippers were finally intact for practice after an injury-ravaged training camp.
On Thursday, the Clippers will take their healed group to Staples Center to play ...Read more
KANSAS CITY (5-1) AT OAKLAND (2-4)
When: 8:15 p.m. EDT, CBS, NFL Network.
Line: Chiefs by 3.
Sam Farmer's pick: Amazing that the Raiders, once a vogue Super Bowl pick, have lost four in a row. But that'...Read more
CHIEFS (5-1) at RAIDERS (2-4)
Line: KC by 3.
Cote's pick: KC 27-17.
TV: 8:25 p.m. EDT, CBS/NFLN.
Kansas City, the NFL's final unbeaten team, fell last week, and have the '72 Dolphins ever celebrated earlier in a season...Read more
Errabundis [Kindle Edition]Carol Budinger
This epic fantasy of love and transformation tells of The Lorilex, poised to destroy the world. But in the far off, dusty caravan town of Errabundis a powerful force for good is cloaked within an ordinary life. A life that must be awoken to itself if the world is to ...
SANTA CLARA, Calif. -- Eric Reid said Wednesday he will continue to kneel during the national anthem but that he was optimistic the NFL soon will provide alternative platforms that will allay his and other players' need to...Read more
The Ravens might not have Breshad Perriman for Sunday's road game against the Minnesota Vikings because of a concussion, and they are unhappy about how the starting receiver suffered the injury.
Coach John Harbaugh said ...Read more
CHICAGO -- After surviving some choppy moments to reach the National League Championship Series for a third consecutive season, manager Joe Maddon wants his staff to return intact next season.
"The staff has done a great ...Read more
CHICAGO -- Ready or not, here comes Lauri Markkanen.
In the first year of a full rebuild, the Bulls projected the first-round pick to play an important role. But nobody expected the Finnish forward to start Thursday's ...Read more
The Carolina Panthers received a good bit of news Wednesday concerning one of their injured defensive players, while another one edged forward in the concussion protocol.
Safety Kurt Coleman, who's missed two games with a...Read more
Before quarterback Teddy Bridgewater suited up for his first practice in nearly 14 months on Wednesday, Vikings head coach Mike Zimmer wanted to temper expectations.
For a coach often preaching not getting "too high or ...Read more
ORLANDO, Fla. -- Udonis Haslem has been around for a few "misunderstandings" between teammates in his 15 years with the Heat.
But he's never seen anything like what happened Tuesday in Chicago when Bobby Portis (6-11, 230...Read more
ORLANDO, Fla. -- It was a celebration of the start of the NBA season that Erik Spoelstra was spending with his Miami Heat coaching staff. And then it became anything but a festive evening.
Though Spoelstra never got his ...Read more
ALAMEDA, Calif. -- NaVorro Bowman will "probably" play Thursday night against the Chiefs, Raiders' coach Jack Del Rio said with a smirk on Wednesday, not wanting to officially declare the inevitable that Bowman plays.
WASHINGTON -- It appears that 76ers coach Brett Brown may be weary of answering minutes restriction questions in regards to Joel Embiid.
Either that or Brown is giving himself a little wiggle room for Wednesday night's ...Read more
CHICAGO -- Bobby Portis has been suspended eight games for punching Nikola Mirotic in the face at practice on Tuesday, the Bulls announced Wednesday.
The suspension begins with Thursday's season opener at Toronto. Portis ...Read more
CHICAGO -- After battling first-half fatigue, succumbing to the Brewers in a three-game sweep in mid-September and overcoming the Nationals in a draining five-game division series, the Cubs' 2017 season is on subsisting on...Read more
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