CLEVELAND (AP) — An attorney for former Ohio State star Gareon Conley says the NFL prospect plans to meet with detectives and give a DNA sample after the NFL draft to counter accusations that he raped a woman earlier this month.
NEW YORK (AP) — Knicks center Joakim Noah has had right shoulder surgery to repair his rotator cuff, a procedure that could sideline him until training camp.
The Knicks say Noah had the surgery Wednesday at the Hospital for Special Surgery in New York, performed by Dr.Read more on NewsOK.com
NFL teams, contrary to the typical barrage of media leaks and smokescreen leading up to the NFL Draft, have remained quiet on where they stand on Joe Mixon entering day one of the draft on Thursday.
DENVER (AP) — The Washington Nationals have reinstated right-hander Stephen Strasburg from the paternity list after the birth of his second child.
Strasburg is scheduled to throw Saturday against the New York Mets.Read more on NewsOK.com
SOCHI, Russia (AP) — Formula One drivers are split over plans to test a new "shield" device to protect against flying debris.
The FIA will trial the transparent screen in the coming months ahead of a potential introduction in 2018, as it pushes for greater head protection for drivers.
Mika Miyazato, of Japan, lines up a putt on the 18th hole during the LPGA Texas Shootout golf tournament in Irving, Texas, Thursday, April 27, 2017.Read more on NewsOK.com
Sports fans reacted with a fury Wednesday to news that ESPN was laying off about 100 employees — including pro football analyst Trent Dilfer, NFL beat reporter Ed Werder and Major League Baseball scribe Jayson Stark — in a move designed to cut costs and realign the all-sports network in an era of online, personality-driven media, NBC News reports.
CLEVELAND (AP) — For nearly two months, Deron Williams appeared lost with his new teammates — an outsider among the Cavaliers.
Well, he found the perfect time to fit in.
The NFL Draft starts Thursday night, and quarterbacks will be popular. Quarterbacks always are popular.
The quest for a quality QB is an NFL staple.Read more on NewsOK.com
BEIJING (AP) — Alexander Levy shot a 9-under 63 on Thursday to take a one-stroke lead after the first round of the China Open.
The Frenchman, who won the China Open in 2014, carded nine birdies in a bogey-free round at the Topwin Golf and Country Club to finish one stroke ahead of Pablo Larrazabal.
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Joey Gallo has hit the hardest homer in the majors this season — and some of the longest.
The young slugger who went to spring training not even knowing if he'd make the Texas Rangers roster to start this season has now played all 22 games in place of injured third baseman Adrian Beltre.
Purdue and TCU announced a two-game series in football, with the first one coming in 2019 and the next a decade later.
The Boilermakers will host the Horned Frogs on Sept.Read more on NewsOK.com
General manager George McPhee says the Vegas Golden Knights are open for business to any teams seeking to protect their assets in the upcoming NHL expansion draft.
As jackpots go in Las Vegas, George McPhee wouldn't mind little lady luck being on the side of his Golden Knights expansion franchise when the NHL holds its draft lottery on Saturday.
NEW YORK (AP) — Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred says two groups are still bidding to buy the Miami Marlins from Jeffrey Loria.
SOCHI, Russia (AP) — Sebastian Vettel and Ferrari have had the upper hand so far in Formula One.
They don't expect to have it against Lewis Hamilton this weekend at the Russian Grand Prix.
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Nashville general manager David Poile says Predators forward Kevin Fiala broke his left leg during Game 1 against St.Read more on NewsOK.com
ADVANCE FOR MAY 1 - This April 12, 2017 photo shows signage in the town of Rome, Wis., directing visitors to Sand Valley Golf Resort.Read more on NewsOK.com
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — A Louisiana State University backup offensive tackle has been arrested by authorities in connection with a theft and suspended indefinitely by the team's coach.
News outlets reports 20-year-old Adrian Magee was arrested Wednesday on one count of felony simple burglary.
Leonard Fournette is about to lose a little control over his carefully cultivated football career.
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — The University of New Mexico has asked WisePies Pizza & Salad to give up the naming right to the arena of the school's men's and women's basketball teams.
SEATTLE (AP) — Washington and Ohio State have announced a two-game home-and-home series beginning in the 2024 season.
The two schools will meet at Husky Stadium in Seattle on Sept.Read more on NewsOK.com
NEW YORK (AP) — New York Mets slugger Yoenis Cespedes needed to be helped off the field after pulling his left hamstring while running to second base in the fourth inning of Thursday's game against Atlanta.
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Alabama lawmakers officially praised former MLB pitcher Tim Hudson for his charitable contributions to the state.
Legislators awarded the four-time all-star a resolution that also commended his athletic achievements Thursday.
NEW YORK (AP) — Ground has been broken in New York City for the Jackie Robinson Museum after a 10-year wait caused by the Great Recession.
Rachel Robinson, the wife of the trailblazing Hall of Famer, attended Thursday's ceremony in the SoHo section of Manhattan along with her daughter, Sharon, and baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred.
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A look at football players in the Atlantic Coast Conference this spring who are poised to break out this fall:
NEW YORK (AP) — ?Star Mets pitcher Noah Syndergaard was scratched from his start Thursday against the Atlanta Braves because of what manager Terry Collins said was minor discomfort in his biceps.
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By Jenni Carlson Columnist email@example.comJoe Mixon is supremely talented. Uniquely skilled.Read more on NewsOK.com
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — T.J. Owuanibe is known as "the kid with the football" at Children's National Hospital in Washington, D.C. On Thursday night, he'll be "the kid announcing the first selection" for the Baltimore Ravens at the NFL draft.