Pulev vs. Dinu results: Kubrat Pulev storms back to earn knockout over Bogdan Dinu

PULEV VS. DINU RESULTS: KUBRAT PULEV STORMS BACK TO EARN KNOCKOUT OVER BOGDAN DINU

Kubrat Pulev dealt with some adversity from Bogdan Dinu, but the heavyweight finished the night off in style.

March Madness 2019: It keeps getting sweeter for Gonzaga's big-time program

MARCH MADNESS 2019: IT KEEPS GETTING SWEETER FOR GONZAGA'S BIG-TIME PROGRAM

With Gonzaga's win on Saturday, the Bulldogs advanced to their fifth consecutive Sweet 16 appearance. That's impressive not just for...

 
 
 
UFC Nashville: What does stunning KO win mean for Anthony Pettis' future at welterweight?

UFC NASHVILLE: WHAT DOES STUNNING KO WIN MEAN FOR ANTHONY PETTIS' FUTURE AT WELTERWEIGHT?

What comes next for Anthony Pettis after 'Showtime' channelled Superman to stop Stephen Thompson?

Kliff Kingsbury says 'everything's on the table' with No. 1 pick

KLIFF KINGSBURY SAYS 'EVERYTHING'S ON THE TABLE' WITH NO. 1 PICK

"When you have that first pick, you've gotta turn over every stone and look at every scenario that's out there," Kingsbury said.

 
 
 
Kyrie Irving joins Celtics legends in record book, then questions team's strategy

KYRIE IRVING JOINS CELTICS LEGENDS IN RECORD BOOK, THEN QUESTIONS TEAM'S STRATEGY

Irving now has 30 or more points in five straight games, joining Larry Bird, John Havlicek and Paul Pierce as the only Celtics to do...

March Madness 2019: Volunteers suffer rare sour ending in women's tournament

MARCH MADNESS 2019: VOLUNTEERS SUFFER RARE SOUR ENDING IN WOMEN'S TOURNAMENT

The Vols, who made it into the tournament with an at-large bid, came back from a 17-point deficit before ultimately falling to UCLA.

 
 
 
Lakers G Lonzo Ball hints at leaving Big Baller Brand for Nike deal

LAKERS G LONZO BALL HINTS AT LEAVING BIG BALLER BRAND FOR NIKE DEAL

Ball hasn't appeared in a game for Los Angeles since Jan. 19. He is averaging 9.9 points, 5.3 rebounds and 5.4 assists in 2018-19.

Missouri's Jontay Porter has re-torn ACL, report says

MISSOURI'S JONTAY PORTER HAS RE-TORN ACL, REPORT SAYS

The 6-10 big man averaged 9.9 points per game in 2017-18 as a freshman.

 
 
 
Charlie Edwards pitches shutout vs. Angel Moreno in first WBC flyweight title defense

CHARLIE EDWARDS PITCHES SHUTOUT VS. ANGEL MORENO IN FIRST WBC FLYWEIGHT TITLE DEFENSE

After thoroughly dominating Angel Moreno on Saturday night, Charlie Edwards said he'd be willing to take on fellow flyweight champion...

Robert Williams III leaves first Celtics start after scary fall

ROBERT WILLIAMS III LEAVES FIRST CELTICS START AFTER SCARY FALL

Robert Williams was the Celtics' first-round pick out of Texas A&M in 2018.

 
 
 
Cubs' Ian Happ very unhappy he didn't make opening-day roster

CUBS' IAN HAPP VERY UNHAPPY HE DIDN'T MAKE OPENING-DAY ROSTER

Ian Happ was sent down to Triple-A days before Opening Day.

Bulls won't sit Zach LaVine, Otto Porter Jr. due to 'competitive spirit,' Jim Boylen says

BULLS WON'T SIT ZACH LAVINE, OTTO PORTER JR. DUE TO 'COMPETITIVE SPIRIT,' JIM BOYLEN SAYS

Chicago announced that Chandler Hutchinson and Wendell Carter Jr. will sit for the remainder of 2018-19.

 
 
 
Aaron Judge sees a big year coming from this player

AARON JUDGE SEES A BIG YEAR COMING FROM THIS PLAYER

"This is going to be a big year for him," Judge said. "I feel like he's going to get his opportunities."

March Madness 2019: Houston's success has roots in Kelvin Sampson's time in NBA

MARCH MADNESS 2019: HOUSTON'S SUCCESS HAS ROOTS IN KELVIN SAMPSON'S TIME IN NBA

Houston coach Kelvin Sampson is making the most of his time coaching - and learning - in the NBA. You can see the results on the court.

 
 
 
Valspar Championship: Paul Casey outlasts a hot Dustin Johnson in Round 3

VALSPAR CHAMPIONSHIP: PAUL CASEY OUTLASTS A HOT DUSTIN JOHNSON IN ROUND 3

Casey carded five birdies, including a final one on the par-5 14th hole that helped solidify his position in first place at 9 under.

NASCAR starting lineup at Martinsville: Joey Logano on pole; Kevin Harvick starts fourth

NASCAR STARTING LINEUP AT MARTINSVILLE: JOEY LOGANO ON POLE; KEVIN HARVICK STARTS FOURTH

Fords swept the first four spots in qualifying for the STP 500 on Sunday.

 
 
 
March Madness 2019: Tacko vs. Zion is a heavyweight battle unlike any we've seen

MARCH MADNESS 2019: TACKO VS. ZION IS A HEAVYWEIGHT BATTLE UNLIKE ANY WE'VE SEEN

It's easy to be paint Duke and UCF's second-round meeting as a heavyweight bout between Tacko Fall and Zion Williamson. But it's more...

Gerrit Cole denies extension discussions with Astros

GERRIT COLE DENIES EXTENSION DISCUSSIONS WITH ASTROS

Astros ace Justin Verlander reached a reported two-year, $66 million extension with the team Saturday.

 
 
 
Braves' Jonny Venters on bass fishing, Michael Jordan's baseball, and golf dreams

BRAVES' JONNY VENTERS ON BASS FISHING, MICHAEL JORDAN'S BASEBALL, AND GOLF DREAMS

Sporting News writer Ryan Fagan is traveling through Florida and Arizona this spring, stopping at camps and chatting with the players....

Patriots owner Robert Kraft breaks silence: 'I am truly sorry'

PATRIOTS OWNER ROBERT KRAFT BREAKS SILENCE: 'I AM TRULY SORRY'

Kraft, facing two counts of soliciting prostitution, breaks silence on the matter, expressing remorse and his respect for women.

 
 
 



Florida State trounces Murray State and star Ja Morant

Florida State trounces Murray State and star Ja Morant

HARTFORD, Conn. - Mfiondu Kabengele scored 22 points, Terrance Mann added 18 and Florida State slammed Murray State 90-62 Saturday to advance to the West regional semifinal of... Read more ...

Vintage plane, soon to become bar, tours Times Square

Vintage plane, soon to become bar, tours Times Square

A vintage plane that went from flying TWA passengers in the 1950s to running drugs in the 1970s visited Times Square before its next transformation into a cocktail lounge at... Read more ...

Powerball jackpot estimated at $625M before Saturday drawing

Powerball jackpot estimated at $625M before Saturday drawing

It would be the seventh-highest U.S. lottery jackpot ever, with estimated an lump sum payout of $380.6 million before taxes. Read more ...

Powerball jackpot now $750M after no winning ticket drawn

Powerball jackpot now $750M after no winning ticket drawn

DES MOINES, Iowa - Lottery officials say the Powerball jackpot has ballooned to $750 million after no ticket matched all six numbers in the most recent drawing. The numbers... Read more ...

UFC Nashville: What does stunning KO win mean for Anthony Pettis' future at...

UFC Nashville: What does stunning KO win mean for Anthony Pettis' future at welterweight?

What comes next for Anthony Pettis after 'Showtime' channelled Superman to stop Stephen Thompson? Read more ...

Patriots owner apologizes in Florida prostitution case

Patriots owner apologizes in Florida prostitution case

MIAMI - New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft is apologizing after being charged in a Florida massage parlor prostitution investigation. Read more ...

Spartans rout Gophers to reach Sweet 16; 1st time since '15

Spartans rout Gophers to reach Sweet 16; 1st time since '15

DES MOINES, Iowa - Michigan State doesn't just hope to get to the Sweet 16 each year. It expects it. Read more ...

Slammed: Clarke scores 36 in Gonzaga's 83-71 win over Baylor

Slammed: Clarke scores 36 in Gonzaga's 83-71 win over Baylor

SALT LAKE CITY - Next stop on the Brandon Clarke Dunk 'n Swat Festival: The Sweet 16. Read more ...

Auburn thrashes Kansas to roll into the Sweet 16

Auburn thrashes Kansas to roll into the Sweet 16

SALT LAKE CITY - Spring football can wait. Auburn has a different team worthy of its attention. Bruce Pearl and the fifth-seeded Tigers are headed to their first Sweet 16 in 16... Read more ...

The Midwest flooding has killed livestock, ruined harvests and has farmers...

The Midwest flooding has killed livestock, ruined harvests and has farmers worried for their future

Nebraska Gov. Pete Ricketts called the flooding "the most widespread disaster we've had in our state's history." Read more ...