The short-handed Orlando Magic struggled to find their offense. The short-handed Boston Celtics had no such trouble.
The Magic watched the Celtics break open a six-point game in the third quarter and coast to a 124-97 win...Read more
PHILADELPHIA — Beating their king tormentor, Sidney Crosby, and the Pittsburgh Penguins twice in a row to start the season wasn’t an easy task.
And it was made more difficult Friday night when Sean Couturier, the ...Read more
CHICAGO — It has been another offseason of nonstop rumors for Kris Bryant and Willson Contreras, two of the three Chicago Cubs’ arbitration-eligible stars whose names have been brought up in trade rumors for the last ...Read more
CHICAGO — Yoelqui Cespedes followed Chicago White Sox players Jose Abreu and Yoan Moncada while he was in Cuba.
He also had the chance to play against Luis Robert.
“I saw that they have a very good group of Cuban ...Read more
The Knicks botched this one. Especially RJ Barrett.
A series of late-game mistakes and turnovers cost the Knicks against the short-handed Cavaliers in a 106-103 loss Friday night, a gut-wrencher that left the Knicks on a ...Read more
Former NFL safety Ryan Clark remembers meeting with Jalen Ramsey before the 2016 NFL Draft, and the two talked briefly about how an NFL team might use him.
Clark was aware of the defensive back from watching Ramsey at ...Read more
ANAHEIM, Calif. — Two-way player Shohei Ohtani didn’t perform like the star the Angels had hoped would carry their rotation and lineup last year. He faltered at the plate. He wobbled on the mound. Playing in empty ...Read more
They coached together in the NFL in Washington, and then with the Rams.
Sean McVay and Matt LaFleur are good friends. Both say they are close as brothers.
That the Rams are playing the Green Bay Packers in the NFC ...Read more
Nearly a month into the Warriors season and nothing has changed.
Yes, Golden State has some games after their inauspicious start to the season. Yes, we've seen some development from James Wiseman, the return of Draymond ...Read more
BALTIMORE — When Lamar Jackson is back home in South Florida, training with his private coach in the offseason, old friends will come around to watch him throw, and Jackson will start to laugh.
Together they’ll ...Read more
The Kansas-Iowa State men’s basketball game which was scheduled to be played Saturday at Allen Fieldhouse, has been postponed because of COVID-19 protocols within the Iowa State program.
According to a KU release, the ...Read more
Browns All-Pro defensive end Myles Garrett acknowledged “I’m due” after going without a sack in consecutive weeks against the Pittsburgh Steelers.
While he finished sixth in the league with 12 sacks in the regular ...Read more
Last season, the Packers went 13-3, won a playoff game, expressed supreme confidence against the NFC's top defense and were squashed 27-0 in the first half of a blowout loss to the 49ers.
This season, the Packers again ...Read more
NEW YORK — Corey Kluber was looking for a place to prove he’s healthy and back to his elite form and the Yankees, home to the biggest stage in the game, were looking for a veteran starter they could get on a reasonable...Read more
NEW YORK — For James Harden, the road to Brooklyn began in Orlando.
The latest, greatest iteration of the Houston Rockets made it to the second round of the playoffs on the backs of Harden and his star teammate Russell ...Read more
PITTSBURGH — There is a lot of discussion around Pittsburgh about the future of Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger. This felt like the last hurrah for Roethlisberger, his last best shot at getting another Super Bowl...Read more
PHILADELPHIA — Rhys Hoskins, Vince Velasquez, and Jose Alvarado reached agreements on their 2021 salaries Friday, a generally positive outcome because they were able to avoid arbitration hearings next month. But even if ...Read more
SAN DIEGO — Dinelson Lamet more than tripled his salary for 2021 after a breakout season last year.
The 28-year-old Dominican and the Padres avoided arbitration by agreeing to a $4.2 million salary for 2021. Lamet would...Read more
MINNEAPOLIS — Friday evening the Timberwolves and Memphis Grizzlies game became the 13th NBA game this season postponed as the league battles the effects of COVID-19, and shortly after the announcement, star center Karl-...Read more
CHICAGO — The Chicago White Sox avoided arbitration with pitchers Lucas Giolito and Reynaldo Lopez, coming to terms on one-year deals with both pitchers on Friday.
Giolito and the Sox agreed to a $4.15 million deal ...Read more
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