CHICAGO -- The Blackhawks rebounded from their overtime loss to the Canucks with a 3-2 shootout victory over the Stars on Thursday at the United Center.
With the Wild's loss to the Flyers, the Hawks moved eight points ...Read more
LOS ANGELES--For most of the third period Thursday the Los Angeles Kings looked like their old, championship-caliber selves, breaking open a close game against the Winnipeg Jets by scoring two power-play goals and a short-...Read more
LOS ANGELES--Only in looking back can Kobe Bryant truly appreciate the impact Shaquille O'Neal had on his career. In basketball history it is impossible to mention one without the other.
"When you win three titles ...Read more
SURPRISE, Ariz. -- In the Texas Rangers' season-opening three-game series against the Seattle Mariners a year ago, they used seven bullpen pitchers, including Jake Diekman on three consecutive days, Tony Barnette on ...Read more
LOS ANGELES--The Los Angeles Rams added depth to their defense Thursday by signing free-agent lineman Tyrunn Walker and also agreed to terms with quarterback Aaron Murray.
Walker, 27, could play in rotation with tackles ...Read more
DALLAS -- For nearly a week, the Clippers played what coach Doc Rivers called "quick, attack, power basketball." They won three games by comfortable margins and spoke of finally being on the right track.
Faced Thursday ...Read more
The Bears are signing veteran Mark Sanchez, two people with knowledge of the situation confirmed Thursday night. The signing gives the Bears three quarterbacks on the roster and seems to give them leeway to use their top ...Read more
Resisting Elegy: On Grief and RecoveryJoel Peckham
In this thoughtful collection of narratives, author Joel Peckham explores the transformative power of emotional and physical pain from the vantage point of a husband and parent who lost his wife and a child in an accident that left him in chronic distress. Along the way, he fills a need for a...
SUNRISE, Fla. -- Despite long odds to make the playoffs, Panthers interim coach Tom Rowe held a team meeting on Wednesday that included players, equipment managers and the medical staff, in which he told them to remain ...Read more
OTTAWA, Ontario -- As the calendar nears a flip to April, the Penguins will start getting tested on whether they can consistently win tight-checking, hard-fought games.
Thursday night in Ottawa may have been a preview.
ST. LOUIS -- The story of Magnus Paajarvi's return from the minor leagues was magnified Thursday night at Scottrade Center.
Paajarvi, who toiled with the Chicago Wolves from mid-October until early February, scored two ...Read more
MESA, Ariz. -- The Cubs have reassigned most of the spring training fodder to the minor leagues, leaving Jason Heyward with more of a sampling of what he and his revamped batting stance can expect with the season ...Read more
ST. PAUL, Minn. -- Two nights after their goalie criticized their effort in a lethargic loss, the Flyers regrouped and put together their best road performance in two months, defeating Minnesota, 3-1, at the Xcel Energy ...Read more
MIAMI -- The final steps of getting to .500 are proving nearly as challenging for the Miami Heat as fighting back from that 11-30 midseason record.
Sunday night, it was Damian Lillard's 49 points in a Portland Trail ...Read more
CHICAGO -- Stars winger Patrick Sharp sat at his locker stall Thursday looking like someone ready for a break.
He shoulders were slumped and he breathed deeply as he talked about his family and the upcoming offseason, ...Read more
Several draft analysts thought the prototypical size and arm strength of Notre Dame quarterback DeShone Kizer would allow him to steal the show this month at the NFL scouting combine.
It simply didn't happen.
Kizer ...Read more
When asked earlier this week whether being in the middle of a playoff race is fun, Bulls coach Fred Hoiberg replied, "No. It's miserable."
It turns out Hoiberg may be trying to paint a different picture with the media ...Read more
ESPN is taking a three-pronged approach to replace Chris Berman on its NFL coverage, with two of the hires not surprising and one a bit outside the box.
Suzy Kolber, who has been involved in ESPN's NFL coverage for more ...Read more
When Bears coach John Fox throws his red challenge flag out onto the Soldier Field grass this fall, the game probably won't be interrupted by a referee running to the sideline to peek under the hood and analyze a video ...Read more
OAKLAND, Calif. -- Every day, it's been a little bit more progress for Kevin Durant and his rehabbing left knee. On Thursday, with the Warriors back practicing in Oakland after their recent road trip, Durant wore a game-...Read more