Neymar and Lionel Messi each scored for a fifth consecutive game to help Barcelona to a 3-1 victory over Ajax in the Champions League on Tuesday as the Spanish giant returned to winning ways in Europe.
For years, the story rarely changed when Michigan State faced Michigan. The Wolverines would usually win and then move on to more important matters, such as the matchup with Ohio State.
Kings coach Michael Malone knows how he wants to start games when the regular season begins Oct. 29. … Click to Continue »
It's almost unanimous: The Denver Broncos are still the top team in the NFL. … Click to Continue »
The Orlando Magic and the representatives for center Nik Vucevic are finalizing a contract extension that will add four years to Vucevic's current deal and will run through the 2018-19 NBA season, an industry source told the Orlando Sentinel.
Chicago Bulls guard Jimmy Butler has a sprained thumb and will miss Friday's preseason finale against Minnesota, the team said Tuesday. … Click to Continue »
Michael Sam will have to wait for a third team to give the NFL's first openly gay player a chance to appear in a regular-season game. … Click to Continue »
Florida State offensive line coach Rick Trickett has returned to the practice field after missing Saturday's win over Notre Dame due to a health concern. … Click to Continue »
The two cities’ zoos and research universities join their mayors in placing bets on the showdown between the Royals and the Giants. … Click to Continue »
Five-game planner for October 22 … Click to Continue »
Below is a list of allegations from Sports Illustrated regarding Oklahoma State, published in 2013. The findings are from independent investigator The Compliance Group (TCG) and the results of an NCAA Notice of Allegations sent to Oklahoma State: … Click to Continue »
Defensive end Dion Jordan rejoins the Miami Dolphins rested, recharged and ready to start his season after a forced layoff. … Click to Continue »
Mike Adams hadn't stepped on the field in a regular-season game since last December at Green Bay. His disappointing sophomore season, when he lost his starting job at left tackle after four games, had been followed up by a disappointing training camp when he did little to demonstrate why the Steelers invested a second-round pick in him in 2012.
The Houston Texans made mistakes in almost every area in Monday's loss to the Pittsburgh Steelers. … Click to Continue »
Norwich manager Neil Adams says striker Cameron Jerome accused a Leeds rival of racially abusing him during an English second-tier match. … Click to Continue »
A top college football school always dreads the possibility of its star leaving early for the NFL. … Click to Continue »
It's best to get the question out of the way quickly: Yes, the Wisconsin Badgers are hungry to get back to the Final Four. … Click to Continue »
Here is a recap of 913 area individuals and teams and their accomplishments at last weekend’s Kansas girls tennis state tournaments. … Click to Continue »
The employees formed the giant letters Friday on the company’s headquarters lawn. A video caught the display of Royals spirit ahead of the World Series opener at Kauffman Stadium. … Click to Continue »
Royals fans waited 29 years to see their team return to the World Series. … Click to Continue »
The Chicago Bulls say guard Jimmy Butler will miss their final preseason game with a sprained left thumb. … Click to Continue »
Resiliency will be as important for Minnesota the rest of the season as its most tangible strength of running the ball well. … Click to Continue »
Costa Rica, on track to qualify for the Women's World Cup for the first time, wrapped up group play Tuesday with a 6-1 win over Martinique in the CONCACAF championship.
The Tennessee Titans have signed running back Antonio Andrews from their practice squad to keep the rookie around. … Click to Continue »
Chargers defensive coordinator John Pagano has had some success containing Peyton Manning. … Click to Continue »
Los Angeles Kings general manager Dean Lombardi firmly supports the NHL's indefinite suspension of Slava Voynov, the quiet Russian defenseman arrested on suspicion of domestic violence. … Click to Continue »
The starting pitchers for Game 2 of the World Series are a study in contrasts. … Click to Continue »
With the graduation of Missouri’s leading scorer, Bri Kulas — herself a transfer from JCCC — came the arrival of another this offseason, junior Juanita Robinson. … Click to Continue »
Homeland Security agents today visited Peregrine Honig’s Birdies Panties in the Crossroads and confiscated her supply of Lucky Royals boyshorts, which they say violated major league baseball copyright. … Click to Continue »
The Chiefs made a pair of minor roster moves Tuesday as they added guard Jarrod Pughsley to the practice squad and released defensive tackle Jerel Worthy. … Click to Continue »