One of the best stories of the Chiefs' 2015 training camp lasted less than 72 hours. On Sunday, the club announced that it had released former Raytown running back LaVance Taylor ― the player who asked the Chiefs for a job via Twitter and got one ― to make room for running back Darrin Reaves of Alabama-Birmingham.
Kansas City Star Chiefs beat reporter Terez Paylor recaps Sunday's action at the Chiefs' training camp in St. Joseph, Mo. VIDEO BY DAVID EULITT firstname.lastname@example.org … Click to Continue »
Highlights from the Chiefs' training camp practice Sunday in St. Joseph, along with an injury report and Monday's schedule. … Click to Continue »
Sarah Sjoestrom of Sweden has set a world record in the semifinals of the 100-butterfly at the world swimming championships. … Click to Continue »
On the field, Seattle Seahawks left tackle Russell Okung protects the blind side for the team's quarterbacks. … Click to Continue »
South Sudan received official recognition from the IOC on Sunday, allowing the world's newest nation to send a team under its own flag to next year's Olympics in Rio de Janeiro.
The World Anti-Doping Agency says it is alarmed by "wild allegations'" made by two European media outlets of widespread suspicious drug tests in track and field and is asking an independent body to investigate the claims.
A person familiar with the deal says the Seattle Seahawks and linebacker Bobby Wagner are close to finalizing a contract extension that would keep the All-Pro middle linebacker with the club after this season.
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A field of 156 golfers is set to compete this week in the Web.com Tour’s Digital Ally Open at Nicklaus Golf Club at LionsGate in Overland Park. The field includes 2014 runner-up Aaron Watkins, who played at Kansas State, and former University of Missouri golfer Peter Malnati, who is second in the tour’s season standings.
A dramatic series between the Royals and Blue Jays turned ugly on Sunday afternoon, as Kansas City fell, 5-2, in the finale. Neither team appeared happy with the umpiring crew, as a series of hit-by-pitches escalated into an on-field confrontation.
Former Kansas City Chiefs president, CEO and general manager Carl Peterson visited Chiefs training camp on Alumni Day in St. Joseph. VIDEO BY DAVID EULITT email@example.com … Click to Continue »
Former general manager Carl Peterson was among those taking part in Alumni Day activities at Chiefs camp on Sunday morning. … Click to Continue »
Follow along on your mobile device or desktop for stats and updates from Star sportswriters about Sunday afternoon's Royals-Blue Jays game in Toronto. First pitch is at 12:07 p.m. on Fox Sports Kansas City.
In high school, Da’Ron Brown surrendered his natural wide reciever position to play quarterback, because it is what his team needed. It may have cost him in recruting. But it didn’t stop him becoming an NFL Draft selection, and now he’s hoping to show his stuff with the KC Chiefs.
Hunter Pence's homecoming and San Francisco's big bats trumped Cole Hamels' debut in Texas. … Click to Continue »
Ronda Rousey defended her bantamweight title by knocking out Bethe Correia only 34 seconds into the first round of their title bout at UFC 190 on Saturday night. … Click to Continue »
Cole Hamels understood not getting to finish the eighth inning of his debut with the Texas Rangers. … Click to Continue »
Sporting Park played host to its first match on Saturday since Sporting Kansas City opted to replace its home field earlier this week. … Click to Continue »
Clayton Kershaw extended his scoreless streak to 37 innings with eight innings of two-hit ball and batterymate Yasmani Grandal hit a two-run homer, leading the Los Angeles Dodgers to a 3-1 victory over the Angels on Saturday.
Knowing when and when not to support a young football player with legal or drug issues takes plenty of research and conversation. So it was for the Chiefs when considering the circumstances of undrafted free agent Justin Cox.
Eddie Kennison, who spent 2001 to 2007 as a Chiefs wide receiver, has joined the team as a coaching intern during training camp. … Click to Continue »
With a win, Kansas City would split this four-game series with Toronto. … Click to Continue »
Readers ask me questions and want to know: do we still need umpires, what’s wrong with Mike Moustakas and are the Royals feeling the pressure of being front runners? Keep reading and find out if I know the answers or just had to make some stuff up.
Dominic Thiem of Austria won his second straight title on Sunday, beating top-seeded David Goffin of Belgium 7-5, 6-2 in the Swiss Open final. … Click to Continue »
Competing in his first major event since his doping suspension was revealed, China's Sun Yang led the 400-meter freestyle heats Sunday as the traditional pool events at the swimming world championships opened.
American Pharoah will attempt to do what many Triple Crown champions have done throughout history — win the first race after victories in the Kentucky Derby, Preakness and Belmont Stakes.
Photo gallery: Sporting KC 1, Houston 1 … Click to Continue »
Area golf results for August 1 … Click to Continue »
Eugenio Suarez became the latest Reds hitter to frustrate Gerrit Cole. … Click to Continue »