PITTSBURGH — Steelers receiver Diontae Johnson apologized to his teammates Wednesday morning for failing to play to the whistle after teammate Jaylen Warren fumbled. Johnson owned up to his mistake, but 15 months after ...Read more
You can call it chemistry or culture or any of the other used sports cliches, but we often overlook an essential ingredient that plays an important role in a team’s success.
Do the players like each other?
The players ...Read more
FOXBORO, Mass. — Patriots backup quarterback Bailey Zappe took the majority of reps in an initial passing drill during the media-access portion of practice Wednesday.
Undrafted rookie receiver/quarterback Malik ...Read more
TORONTO — Exactly one year ago Wednesday, the Kraken participated in what was either one of the best or worst NHL games ever played.
They headed into Los Angeles and defeated the Kings by a 9-8 overtime score that had ...Read more
Each week of the NFL season, The Baltimore Sun will rank all 32 NFL teams. The rankings will take into account not just weekly performance, injuries and roster depth, but how well each team measures up as Super Bowl ...Read more
This game was as ugly as sin but, when it was over, the Kings won three times.
They improbably beat the Golden State Warriors 124-123, their first win over their regional rival this season. They advanced to the ...Read more
Who is Miriam Adelson, the prospective new owner of the Dallas Mavericks?
According to reports, Mark Cuban plans to sell the NBA franchise for $3.5 billion to Adelson. This sale would create one of the more unique ...Read more
NEW YORK — The French Alps will likely host the 2030 Winter Olympics, with Salt Lake City following in 2034, the International Olympic Committee announced Wednesday.
Two regions in southeast France — Auvergne-Rhône-...Read more
Mark Cuban’s pending surprise sale of the Dallas Mavericks sent shockwaves through the NBA.
The front-facing billionaire — a courtside staple at the American Airlines Center and one of the NBA’s most well-known ...Read more
NEW YORK — After months of speculation, Aaron Rodgers will finally return to practice.
On Wednesday, Jets coach Robert Saleh told reporters that Rodgers was cleared to return and the team will open his 21-day practice ...Read more
NFL WEEK 13
GREG COTE’S THURSDAY NIGHT PICK
SEAHAWKS (6-5) at COWBOYS (8-3)
Line: DAL by 9.
Cote’s pick: DAL, 34-13.
TV: 8:15 p.m. Thursday, Prime Video.
We went a season-best 14-2 last week — and a rather ...Read more
An allegation that Oklahoma City Thunder guard Josh Giddey engaged in an inappropriate relationship with an underage girl is now being investigated by police in California, authorities confirmed Wednesday.
The accusation ...Read more
PHILADELPHIA — DeSean Jackson will officially retire as a member of the Eagles later this week.
The former Eagles wide receiver and 15-year veteran will be an honorary captain for the team’s game against the San ...Read more
CHICAGO — Andre Dawson never has let the odds bother him.
The former Chicago Cubs slugger overcame 12 knee surgeries during his 21-year, Hall of Fame career, and he famously offered the Cubs a blank contract as a free ...Read more
TAMPA, Fla. — Hey, remember when the Bucs traded for Rob Gronkowski a month after signing Tom Brady for $25 million a year? Wild, wild times.
And remember when they signed Leonard Fournette in September 2020 because ...Read more
SACRAMENTO — Two turnovers in the game’s final 44 seconds cost the Warriors a win in Sacramento on Tuesday night. The Warriors lost 124-123 to the Kings on Malik Monk’s fadeaway banked jumpshot, squandering a 24-...Read more
ST. PAUL, Minn. — The Minnesota Wild started a new era Tuesday at the expense of the Blues.
Wild general manager Bill Guerin fired coach Dean Evason after the team’s 5-10-4 start and installed John Hynes as his ...Read more
PHILADELPHIA — There’s a stats page on the NHL’s media site that lists comeback wins.
The Flyers aren’t on it.
Across their first 21 games, the Flyers were unable to mount a comeback when their opponent scored ...Read more
CHICAGO — There was some fleeting solace for the Kraken here in knowing that as rough as their early season has gone at times it’s been nothing as miserable as their Tuesday night opponent has faced.
The Chicago ...Read more
The Florida Panthers thought they had just beaten the Toronto Maple Leafs in a shootout. Evan Rodrigues’ fifth-round shot got past Toronto’s Joseph Woll and most of the team was already on its way to the dressing room....Read more
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