Frank Thomas is one of the most physically imposing players ever inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame. However, the 6-foot-5 slugger was the only one of six inductees reduced to tears during Sunday's ceremony.
Byron Scott said in a television interview that he is the new coach of the Los Angeles Lakers but the team insisted that an agreement has not yet been reached.
The Indianapolis Colts waived running back Chris Rainey on Monday.
The Minnesota Vikings signed tight end Kyle Rudolph to a contract extension, the team announced Sunday.
First baseman Carlos Santana completed a huge series, homering twice and driving in four runs as the Cleveland Indians routed the Kansas City Royals 10-3 Sunday to prevent a four-game sweep.
Nearly 21 years to the day of his first triumph in the inaugural Brickyard 400, Jeff Gordon rallied to earn a record fifth Brickyard victory Sunday at Indianapolis Motor Speedway.
The Buffalo Sabres signed forward Luke Adam to a one-year, two-way contract on Sunday.
New England Patriots players sang "Happy Birthday" to a 6-year-old boy with an inoperable brain tumor Saturday.
Vincenzo Nibali became only the sixth man in history to win all three of cycling's major tours as he sealed victory in this year's Tour de France on the Champs Elysees Sunday.
If Lewis Hamilton is to win a fifth Hungarian Grand Prix, he'll need something akin to a miracle.
That's because he'll start well adrift of the pack after the back of his Mercedes caught fire in qualifying -- the second consecutive Saturday he's suff...
An athlete who didn't even compete at the Commonwealth Games was the star attraction Saturday in Glasgow.
With the last day of the Tour de France usually uneventful as it relates to changes in the overall lead, Saturday marked the last realistic opportunity someone could catch Vincenzo Nibali.
The Missoula Osprey have struggled through the first half of their season this summer, but one of the birds' bats has not slowed down at all this year.
Seattle Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch officially started his contract holdout Friday by not attending the first day of training camp in Renton, Washington.
The Ohio State University Marching Band, known for entertaining fans at sporting events with hypnotic formations choreographed to music, was also known among university insiders for a culture that facilitated sexual harassment, a report says.
The Los Angeles Lakers offered Byron Scott their head coaching job, according to ESPN.com.
Even though the Cleveland Cavaliers cannot trade No. 1 overall draft pick Andrew Wiggins before Aug. 23, they remain the front-runner to acquire Minnesota Timberwolves All-Star power forward Kevin Love in a trade, ESPN.com reported Friday.
The Washington Capitals signed forward Nathan Walker to a three-year, entry-level contract, the team announced Friday.
His Garmin-Sharp teammate saw victory snatched from his grasp in heartbreaking fashion earlier in the Tour de France but Ramunas Navardauskas made sure there was to be no repeat on a rain soaked 19th stage Friday.
San Francisco 49ers tight end Vernon Davis -- the first in NFL history to post multiple 13-touchdown seasons -- reported back to the team on time, ending his holdout after missing the team's minicamp.
Los Angeles Clippers forward Blake Griffin decided to pass on playing the U.S. national team at the FIBA World Cup of basketball in August and Washington Wizards guard John Wall reportedly was added to the roster.
Seattle Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch plans to hold out during training camp, former teammate Michael Robinson said Thursday.
New Orleans Saints general manager Mickey Loomis and coach Sean Payton don't anticipate any animosity from Jimmy Graham this season after they testifield against the tight end at a hearing to determine his position for contract purposes.
With the future of the Los Angeles Clippers' ownership tied up in court, guard Chris Paul said Thursday that the team's players might boycott the start of the upcoming season if Donald Sterling still owns the club.
The Major League Baseball Players' Association filed a grievance against the Houston Astros after they failed to sign No. 1 overall pick Brady Aiken before last Friday's deadline, according to multiple reports Thursday.
The Seattle Mariners acquired first baseman/designated hitter Kendrys Morales from the Minnesota Twins on Thursday in exchange for right-handed relief pitcher Stephen Pryor.
The Montreal Canadiens and forward Lars Eller agreed to terms on a four-year contract, the team announced Thursday.
Washington quarterback Cyler Miles has been suspended for the team's season opener against Hawaii, the school announced Thursday.
The Brickyard is the home of champions. Or is it?
Former Deer Lodge Wrangler Michael Lowery has been named to the U.S. Military All-Star team 'Heroes of the Diamond'
On the softball diamonds this weekend, Missoula will be busy with Senior Little League action. The Western Regional Tournament starts up tomorrow morning in Missoula.
Ray Allen is reportedly leaning toward returning for his 19th season in the NBA to continue as a teammate of LeBron James with the Cleveland Cavaliers.
Jacksonville Jaguars wide receiver Justin Blackmon was arrested in Edmond, Oklahoma, on Wednesday and charged with possession of marijuana, according to multiple reports.
Cleveland Browns wide receiver Josh Gordon will appeal a pending one-year suspension in a meeting with NFL officials on Aug. 1, according to an ESPN report.
Arrest warrants were issued Thursday for University of Texas wide receivers Kendall Sanders and Montrel Meander, who are charged with criminal sexual assault stemming from an incident July 22.
Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice has been suspended for the first two games of the regular season by the NFL following his offseason arrest on an assault charge stemming from an incident with his fiancee, according to ESPN.
Texas Rangers' reliever Joakim Soria is headed to the Detroit Tigers in a trade for pitching prospects Jake Thompson and Corey Knebel.
Forward Rashard Lewis failed his physical with the Dallas Mavericks, who planned to sign him to a one-year deal worth the veteran's minimum.
Jay Gruden is not leaving any room for interpretation. The Washington Redskins' rookie head coach said Robert Griffin III is the starting quarterback.
Bartolo Colon showed the rookie a thing or two about pitching on Wednesday when the 41-year-old New York Mets right-hander flirted with a perfect game before beating the Seattle Mariners and 21-year-old phenom Taijuan Walker 3-2.
Cory Sarich, a 15-year NHL defenseman who is an unrestricted free agent, was in stable condition Wednesday after being in a cycling accident Monday, the Colorado Avalanche confirmed Wednesday.
Last week, Helena Capital standout McKenzie Johnston received one of the biggest phone calls of her life. The caller was Montana Lady Griz head coach Robin Selvig.
Seattle Seahawks wide receiver Sidney Rice announced his retirement from the NFL on Wednesday.
Running back Jamaal Charles reached an agreement on a contract extension with the Kansas City Chiefs on Wednesday as the team reported for training camp.
San Diego Padres outfielder Cameron Maybin was suspended 25 games without pay after testing positive for an amphetamine in violation of Major League Baseball's Joint Drug Prevention and Treatment Program.
First-round pick Doug McDermott and two previous first-rounders -- Taj Gibson and Nikola Mirotic -- are part of the Chicago Bulls' trade offer to the Minnesota Timberwolves for Kevin Love according to NBA reporter Chris Sheridan.
When two-time winner Alberto Contador was forced to quit the Tour de France after a painful crash the outlook looked bleak for the Tinkoff-Saxo team but since his departure a new star has emerged in Polish rider Rafal Majka.
The 24-year-old was a last...
The Baltimore Ravens are still waiting to hear from the NFL regarding a potential suspension for running back Ray Rice following a felony aggravated assault case this offseason.
Capsules for the top 20 drivers in the Sprint Cup standings, plus five additional drivers of note.
Second-year offensive tackle Lane Johnson will miss the first four games serving a suspension for violating the NFL policy on performance-enhancing substances.