LOS ANGELES -- A judge Wednesday ruled there is enough evidence for a former NFL player to stand trial on charges he made criminal threats online last year by posting an image of a shotgun and a reference to Harvard-...Read more
LOS ANGELES -- When Los Angeles Clippers coach Doc Rivers worries about an upcoming matchup, his mind tends to return to the same question.
Will his team be able to rebound?
The concern took on a big-picture meaning ...Read more
OAKLAND, Calif. -- The Golden State Warriors finished with a 147-140 victory over the New Orleans Pelicans on Wednesday and tied a franchise-record for most 3-pointers in a game (24-of-49). That helped the Warriors ...Read more
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- The day after Patrick Mahomes was born, his father, Pat, then a relief pitcher with the Minnesota Twins, threw 31/3 scoreless innings to earn a save in the second game of a doubleheader at Kauffman ...Read more
Almost casually, Robin Lopez boasted.
"I possess the unique ability to slip into a coma at any moment's notice," the Bulls center said.
What a tranquil talent. What a placid power.
The Bulls will conclude a five-game, ...Read more
BALTIMORE -- Absent anything but a 2014 American League East championship banner and a couple of good years of attendance, the most lasting relic from the early-to-mid-decade Orioles clubs that now seem a distant memory ...Read more
GLENDALE, Ariz. -- The streak ends with a letdown in the desert.
The Arizona Coyotes played the role of spoilers Wednesday night, snapping the San Jose Sharks' seven-game winning streak with a 6-3 win on home ice. The ...Read more
THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. -- They were Pro Bowl teammates after last season, and both again were voted onto the NFC roster for the NFL's annual All-Star exhibition that is played the week before the Super Bowl.
But Los ...Read more
PHILADELPHIA -- For the Flyers, falling into a 2-0 hole has occurred at an alarming rate during their head-scratching season.
It's not the way wins are usually created, but, hey, comebacks are starting to become ...Read more
DETROIT -- Detroit Pistons coach Dwane Casey stopped short of calling Wednesday night's game against the Orlando Magic a must-win.
The Magic are the first opponent of a three-game homestand against teams fighting to ...Read more
It's the middle of January, four weeks until pitchers and catchers report to spring training, and roughly 150 free agents remain unsigned. Clearly, nobody is in any hurry.
But, in many ways, the rest of the Phillies' ...Read more
NORMAN, Okla. -- Now might be a good time to jump back on Kansas State's basketball bandwagon.
The Wildcats have erased an ugly start to conference play by winning back-to-back road games in some of the league's toughest ...Read more
An emotional roller coaster of a day concluded with some good news on the injury front for the Bulls.
After initial concerns that Wendell Carter Jr. either broke a bone or tore a ligament in his left thumb during Tuesday'...Read more
DALLAS -- Dennis Smith Jr. missed his fourth consecutive game Wednesday night as the soap opera surrounding the Dallas Mavericks point guard stretches on.
Mavs coach said during his pregame media availability that he was ...Read more
It's not a democracy for the Chiefs when it comes to fourth-down decisions.
The final call to try and pick up a first down or punt the ball away belongs to head coach Andy Reid, which is probably a good thing.
"I want to...Read more
ST. PAUL, Minn. -- Pontus Aberg was scheduled to be at Xcel Energy Center on Thursday night as a member of the Anaheim Ducks.
Instead, he will be pulling on a Wild jersey.
The Wild picked up the speedy winger Wednesday, ...Read more
SEATTLE -- The sentencing for impending Seahawks free-agent linebacker Mychal Kendricks has been pushed back to April 4, according to two reports Wednesday.
Kendricks had been initially scheduled to be sentenced on Jan. ...Read more
LOS ANGELES -- LeBron James has been cleared to practice after being examined by Los Angeles Lakers doctors on Wednesday, the team announced.
James suffered a groin strain on Dec. 25 in the third quarter against the ...Read more
Eric Skoglund, who figured to compete for the Royals' starting rotation this season, will be suspended 80 games by Major League Baseball for testing positive for banned performance-enhancing drugs.
Skoglund, 26, made 14 ...Read more
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- The NFL Divisional Round featured the Chiefs' most notable victory in at least 25 years. It made for quite a thrilling weekend in Kansas City, snowfall and all.
But the second round of the NFL playoffs...Read more
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