Caldwell Jones, a key member of the Philadelphia 76ers teams that reached the NBA Finals in 1977, 1980 and 1982, died Sunday after suffering a heart attack on a suburban Atlanta golf course. He was 64.
Wide open. That's an apt description of Sunday's action at New Hampshire Motor Speedway, where a succession of on-track dust-ups and hold-your-breath restarts played havoc with the fortunes of Chase drivers who entered the Sylvania 300 feeling relatively secure about their prospects of advancing to the second elimination round.
Former Southern Cal player Brian Bauchman alleges he had 103-degree fever, received a diagnosis of "influenza-like illness, viral pharyngitis and dehydration," and took four liters of IV fluid only to be put on the field two days later for a game against Cal.
Alabama coach Nick Saban said Monday that starting quarterback Blake Sims will be limited in practice this week as he deals with a bruised AC joint in his throwing shoulder.
When it comes to curing soccer injuries all you need is cheese, according to coach Felix Magath. The former Fulham manager confirmed reports he suggested defender Brede Hangeland wrap cheese around his injured knee to help it heal.
A fortnight after Japan's Kei Nishikori became the first Asian man to play in a grand slam final in the Open era -- going down in straight sets to Croatia's Marin Cilic at Flushing Meadows -- he sat down with CNN in Hong Kong to talk the U.S. Open, his new-found stardom and the impact his new coach Michael Chang has had on his game.
Tom Watson has learned plenty in the 21 years since he was last captain of the United States' Ryder Cup golf team. But there is one new-fangled invention the eight-time major winner can't quite get his head around.
It was obvious that Baltimore Ravens owner Steve Bisciotti didn't like his organization's integrity being questioned.
Did the National Football League make $10.5 billion in 2013, pay its chief executive Roger Goodell $44.2 million, yet pay no taxes to Uncle Sam?
Quarterback Jay Cutler tossed two touchdown passes to tight end Martellus Bennett, and the Chicago Bears raced out to a big early lead before hanging on to beat the New York Jets 27-19 Monday night at MetLife Stadium.
Montana State senior running back Shawn Johnson set a new Montana State record for all-purpose yards on Saturday, which was followed by national honors from The Big Sky Conference and The Sports Network.
Detroit Lions linebacker Stephen Tulloch will be placed on season-ending injured reserve after suffering a torn ACL while celebrating a sack, coach Jim Caldwell announced Monday.
Florida State coach Jimbo Fisher blamed a staff "miscommunication" for Jameis Winston dressing in his uniform during warm-ups Saturday night and said the star quarterback's one-game suspension "hit home."
Miami Dolphins coach Joe Philbin declined to commit to quarterback Ryan Tannehill as his starter for Sunday's game in London.
The Pittsburgh Steelers could be without three defensive players for a while after they were injured in Sunday night's game.
Major League Baseball has renewed efforts to improve pace of play before retiring commissioner Bud Selig steps down.
A Valley football coach was ordered to stay away from the field on Friday night while his team played their homecoming game, and he won't be at next week's game either.
Citing the need to return to the "Braves way," Atlanta Braves president John Schuerholz Monday dismissed Frank Wren as the club's general manager with a week left in their disappointing season.
Baltimore Ravens coach John Harbaugh continued to defend the team's handling of Ray Rice after his February arrest for domestic violence.
Mississippi State and East Carolina made it into the Associated Press top 25 poll, which was released Sunday.
The Minnesota Timberwolves and point guard Ricky Rubio face an Oct. 31 deadline to agree on a contract extension, but the two sides are "a good distance apart," according to the St. Paul Star Tribune.
Racist abuse on social media shows no sign of diminishing in European football after British police launched an investigation into abusive tweets sent to Liverpool striker Mario Balotelli.
Patriotism could reach fever pitch when the USA and Europe collide in golf's Ryder Cup ... and it looks like American star Rickie Fowler has let it go to his head.
Former Tennessee Titans kicker Rob Bironas died in a single-car crash in Nashville, Tenn., on Saturday night.
Ben Roethlisberger threw two third-quarter touchdown passes to wide receiver Antonio Brown, and the Pittsburgh Steelers used a key play on special teams to ward off the Carolina Panthers 37-19.
The Los Angeles Dodgers are heading home in the driver's seat as they seek to close out a National League Western Division title.
Joey Logano took the lead from Kevin Harvick with 26 laps remaining in the Sylvania 300 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at New Hampshire Motor Speedway on Sunday and held on through two late race restarts for the win.
SEATTLE - After Peyton Manning led the Denver Broncos on a touchdown drive in the final minute of regulation, Russell Wilson and Marshawn Lynch returned the favor in overtime.
MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. -- Alex Smith threw three touchdown passes to lead the Kansas City Chiefs to their first win of the season, a 34-15 road victory over the Miami Dolphins on Sunday at Sun Life Stadium.
GLENDALE, Ariz. -- With a 23-14 victory Sunday, for only the third time in 41 years the Arizona Cardinals are 3-0.
JACKSONVILLE, FL. -- The Blake Bortles era has begun in Jacksonville.
DETROIT - For only the second time in his career, Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers lost to the Detroit Lions, whose defense outscored Green Bay in a 19-7 victory at Ford Field.
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. - Rashad Jennings rushed for a career-high 176 yards on 34 carries and the New York Giants beat the Houston Texans 30-17 at MetLife Stadium for their first victory of the season.
CLEVELAND -- Jimmy Haslam owns the Browns, but whenever they play Baltimore they belong to Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco.
PHILADELPHIA -- Rookie wide receiver Jordan Matthews caught his first two NFL touchdown passes and veteran wide receiver Jeremy Maclin had one of the best days of his career as the Philadelphia Eagles beat the Washington Redskins 37-34.
ST. LOUIS -- With assistance from the Dallas Cowboys defense, Tony Romo's fourth quarter this week featured a comeback win instead of the meltdown many expect.
ORCHARD PARK -- Philip Rivers threw for two touchdowns and San Diego's defense recorded three sacks and a safety as the Chargers defeated the Buffalo Bills 22-10 Sunday afternoon at blustery Ralph Wilson Stadium.
NEW ORLEANS -- Fired up by a personal foul call on which he was slammed to the turf by cornerback Captain Munnerlyn, quarterback Drew Brees threw an 18-yard scoring pass to Marques Colston in the fourth quarter to wake up a stagnant offense.
The Baltimore Ravens were overwhelmed this weekend by fans looking to exchange Ray Rice jerseys.
The Ravens said earlier this month that fans could trade in official jerseys with Rice's name and number after the running back was cut from the team and...
Beleaguered by felony child abuse charges over the spanking of his toddler son, NFL star Adrian Peterson may now be facing anguish from a past tragedy.
The man charged with second-degree murder in the death last year of another one of Peterson's child...
For the first time in four years someone not named Makena Morley is your Mountain West Classic cross country champion.
In a back and forth shoot-out, the Bobcats fall to Eastern Washington at Bobcat Stadium, 52-51.
The Montana Grizzlies fell to North Dakota State 22-10 Saturday afternoon in Fargo, N.D.
Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston missed all of Saturday night's marquee game against Clemson --- not just one half as previously announced -- because of a vulgar comment witnesses said he made on campus this week, the school said.
FSU, the nat...
Another NFL sponsor is distancing itself from the league amid an ongoing domestic violence controversy.
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Embattled NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell apologized Friday for what he said was his mishandling of the Ray Rice domestic violence scandal but vowed "now I will get it right and will do whatever is necessary to accomplish that."
Speaking at a Manhattan...
Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel has asked his staff for detailed information about the U.S. military's relationships with the National Football League in the wake of the scandal over how the league is handling domestic-abuse allegations against players, CNN has learned.
Philadelphia Flyers defenseman Kimmo Timonen said Thursday that is not retiring, but the chances of playing again appeared "really slim."
When Florida State suspended starting quarterback Jameis Winston on Wednesday for an obscene outburst, backup Sean McGuire was elevated to lead the nation's No. 1 team for the first 30 minutes of Saturday night's game against Clemson.