Why NFL players don't want a 17-game schedule: Richard Sherman's explanation details league's 'hypocrisy'

WHY NFL PLAYERS DON'T WANT A 17-GAME SCHEDULE: RICHARD SHERMAN'S EXPLANATION DETAILS LEAGUE'S 'HYPOCRISY'

Here is why an extra regular-season game is a problem for NFL players, a position explained by the 49ers cornerback and NFLPA executive...

Wacky, weird, and confusing: The best photos from MLB spring training

WACKY, WEIRD, AND CONFUSING: THE BEST PHOTOS FROM MLB SPRING TRAINING

A look at some of the funniest pictures from photo day.

 
 
 
NFL players think the proposed CBA by owners is awful: 'Rip it up!'

NFL PLAYERS THINK THE PROPOSED CBA BY OWNERS IS AWFUL: 'RIP IT UP!'

NFL players expressed strong reactions on social media after they found out the details of the league's proposed CBA.

NFL expanded playoffs, explained: How many teams would make playoffs, what else to know

NFL EXPANDED PLAYOFFS, EXPLAINED: HOW MANY TEAMS WOULD MAKE PLAYOFFS, WHAT ELSE TO KNOW

Here is what we know about the reported NFL playoff expansion that could come with a new CBA.

 
 
 
76ers star Joel Embiid declares himself 'the best player in the world'

76ERS STAR JOEL EMBIID DECLARES HIMSELF 'THE BEST PLAYER IN THE WORLD'

Joel Embiid backed up his All-Star Game display with a game-winning turn for the Sixers and was ready to declare himself the best around.

Russell Westbrook feels he's labeled as 'the bad guy' after ejection for elbowing Damion Lee

RUSSELL WESTBROOK FEELS HE'S LABELED AS 'THE BAD GUY' AFTER EJECTION FOR ELBOWING DAMION LEE

After being ejected in the fourth quarter of the Rockets' win over the Warriors, Russell Westbrook felt singled out.

 
 
 
Kings' Gabe Vilardi scores 10 seconds into first NHL shift

KINGS' GABE VILARDI SCORES 10 SECONDS INTO FIRST NHL SHIFT

The 20-year-old battled through injuries to get an NHL opportunity, which he took beautifully.

Frank Caliendo voices Bill Walton, Charles Barkley with Walton at his side

FRANK CALIENDO VOICES BILL WALTON, CHARLES BARKLEY WITH WALTON AT HIS SIDE

ESPN's broadcast of Oregon-Arizona State featured a couple of additional voices.

 
 
 
Penguins vs. Maple Leafs: Three takeaways from Toronto's complete victory

PENGUINS VS. MAPLE LEAFS: THREE TAKEAWAYS FROM TORONTO'S COMPLETE VICTORY

Toronto followed up back-to-back losses with a shutout of Pittsburgh.

Klay Thompson injury update: Warriors star ruled out for season, could play in 2020 Olympics

KLAY THOMPSON INJURY UPDATE: WARRIORS STAR RULED OUT FOR SEASON, COULD PLAY IN 2020 OLYMPICS

The shooting guard has been open about representing the U.S. again. Golden State coach Steve Kerr, a Team USA assistant, won't rule...

 
 
 
Blue Jackets' Nick Foligno scores between-the-legs goal, adds to growing list in 2019-20

BLUE JACKETS' NICK FOLIGNO SCORES BETWEEN-THE-LEGS GOAL, ADDS TO GROWING LIST IN 2019-20

The Columbus captain became the latest star to net the highly skilled goal.

NFL owners back new CBA deal, leaving final decision in players' hands

NFL OWNERS BACK NEW CBA DEAL, LEAVING FINAL DECISION IN PLAYERS' HANDS

NFL stars face a decision on a new labor agreement after the league approved its new terms.

 
 
 
Alex Ovechkin No. 699: Capitals star now one shy of 700 milestone

ALEX OVECHKIN NO. 699: CAPITALS STAR NOW ONE SHY OF 700 MILESTONE

The legendary Capitals winger is now just one goal away from the 700 goals mark.

Tyson Fury claims Deontay Wilder is 'running scared' ahead of rematch

TYSON FURY CLAIMS DEONTAY WILDER IS 'RUNNING SCARED' AHEAD OF REMATCH

Deontay Wilder is "on the back foot already," according to Tyson Fury, ahead of the hotly anticipated heavyweight bout in Las Vegas.

 
 
 
How long is Kyrie Irving out? Injury timeline, return date, latest updates on Nets star

HOW LONG IS KYRIE IRVING OUT? INJURY TIMELINE, RETURN DATE, LATEST UPDATES ON NETS STAR

Here's everything we know about Kyrie Irving's injury and the latest news on when he may return to the court.

David Ortiz calls Mike Fiers a 'snitch,' defends Rob Manfred

DAVID ORTIZ CALLS MIKE FIERS A 'SNITCH,' DEFENDS ROB MANFRED

Here's what the former Red Sox star had to say about MLB's latest scandal.

 
 
 
Dak Prescott can ignore Emmitt Smith; QB won't accept a discounted contract from Cowboys, of all teams

DAK PRESCOTT CAN IGNORE EMMITT SMITH; QB WON'T ACCEPT A DISCOUNTED CONTRACT FROM COWBOYS, OF ALL TEAMS

Prescott should not leave any money on the table when he re-signs with Dallas. Smith, of all people, should know why.

Kevin Stallings wasn't just a bad coach at Pitt - he was a bad cheater

KEVIN STALLINGS WASN'T JUST A BAD COACH AT PITT - HE WAS A BAD CHEATER

Former Pitt men's basketball coach Kevin Stallings "did not promote an atmosphere for compliance" during his time with the Panthers.

 
 
 
Pros and cons of the NFL's playoff expansion proposal, the first big format change in 30 years

PROS AND CONS OF THE NFL'S PLAYOFF EXPANSION PROPOSAL, THE FIRST BIG FORMAT CHANGE IN 30 YEARS

More NFL playoff teams and more NFL playoff games - is the league's expanded postseason format a good idea or a bad idea?

Patrick Sharp hones in on NHL trade deadline, Maple Leafs, Connor McDavid and Stanley Cup picks

PATRICK SHARP HONES IN ON NHL TRADE DEADLINE, MAPLE LEAFS, CONNOR MCDAVID AND STANLEY CUP PICKS

It's that time of year when everyone's talking trades, playoffs and Cup contenders. Sharp gives his predictions and the one Canadian...

 
 
 



Bernie Sanders takes early lead in Nevada Caucus based on first preference...

Bernie Sanders takes early lead in Nevada Caucus based on first preference polling

Early preference polling shows Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders is a clear favorite for caucus-goers, though it is still too early to call a true victor in the race. DETAILS TO... Read more ...

Pet poodle taken by hawk, found 28 hours later in Allegheny County

Pet poodle taken by hawk, found 28 hours later in Allegheny County

Deborah Falcione said her dog Porschia was taken by the hawk and was missing for 28 hours. She thought she would never see her again, but the dog was found alive. Read more ...

Sanders Projected To Win Nevada Caucuses, Solidifying Status As Front-Runner

Sanders Projected To Win Nevada Caucuses, Solidifying Status As Front-Runner

Sen. Bernie Sanders prevailed in the Nevada caucus, according to The Associated Press. The state marked the third contest in the nomination fight, but the first state with a... Read more ...

Results coming in to caucus sites will show where Nevada Democrats stand in...

Results coming in to caucus sites will show where Nevada Democrats stand in 2020 fight

The first 2020 presidential contest in the West will test the candidates' strength with black and Latino voters. Read more ...

Capitals' Alex Ovechkin becomes 8th player with 700 goals

Capitals' Alex Ovechkin becomes 8th player with 700 goals

NEWARK, N.J. - Alex Ovechkin has become the eighth player in NHL history to score 700 goals. Read more ...

Florida teacher suspended after reportedly using hand sanitizer to wash out...

Florida teacher suspended after reportedly using hand sanitizer to wash out a student's mouth

District officials found she used hand sanitizer to wash out the mouth of a middle school student who she thought was talking too loud in her class. Read more ...

Thomas builds 1-shot lead in Mexico as Rahm makes his move

Thomas builds 1-shot lead in Mexico as Rahm makes his move

MEXICO CITY - Justin Thomas started and ended his round with bogeys. He was at his best in the 16 holes between, running off eight birdies for a 6-under 65 that gave him a... Read more ...

40 years later, the 'Miracle on Ice' hockey team continues to be a point of...

40 years later, the 'Miracle on Ice' hockey team continues to be a point of American pride

Today marks the 40th anniversary of the Miracle on Ice at the 1980 Winter Olympics. The U.S. victory over the Soviet Union remains among the most iconic moments in U.S. sports. Read more ...

McGriff scores 28, leads Oklahoma State past Oklahoma 83-66

McGriff scores 28, leads Oklahoma State past Oklahoma 83-66

STILLWATER, Okla. - Cameron McGriff matched a career high with 28 points and helped Oklahoma State defeat Oklahoma 83-66 on Saturday. Read more ...

Kobe Bryant's pilot reportedly violated weather-related flight rules in 2015

Kobe Bryant's pilot reportedly violated weather-related flight rules in 2015

The pilot who flew Kobe Bryant's helicopter through thick fog and into a cliff violated weather-related flight rules in 2015, according to a new report. Ara Zobayan was flagged... Read more ...