The waters where Olympians will compete in swimming and boating events in next summer's Rio Games are rife with human sewage and present a serious health risk for athletes, a study found.
Carlos Gomez is returning to the Mets in a trade that sends right-hander Zack Wheeler and infielder Wilmer Flores to the Brewers.
The Los Angeles Dodgers have scratched Clayton Kershaw from Wednesday's start against the Oakland Athletics with soreness in his right hip. He will be replaced by Mike Bolsinger.
David Purdum profiles Art Manteris -- a vice president for Station Casinos' sportsbooks -- and explains the impact he has had on the gaming industry over the past four decades.
Cubs shortstop Starlin Castro was assured by manager Joe Maddon he wouldn't be traded during a meeting after Castro was double-switched out of Thursday's loss.
The Packers and Dolphins unveiled throwback designs, and there's a lot to like about each look, writes Paul Lukas.
Competing at the World Games will the be highlight of many athletes' lives; it is also the result of many sacrifices made by parents, sacrifices most of us could never fully understand.
Kevin Harvick is the go-to daily fantasy pick for Pocono, but don't overlook Dale Earnhardt Jr., Matthew Willis writes.
The Dodgers have acquired pitcher Mat Latos and first baseman Michael Morse from the Marlins for three minor league pitchers, according to multiple reports.
Jim Craig, the goaltender from the "Miracle On Ice" team, is hoping to sell nearly all his memorabilia from the 1980 Olympics in one 19-item lot for an asking price of $5.7 million.
The Texas Rangers were nearing a deal Wednesday night with the Philadelphia Phillies for left-handed ace Cole Hamels, a source told ESPN's Jayson Stark.
Devon Still and Leah Still share an emotional goodbye on Instagram before Devon Still traveled to Cincinnati Bengals' training camp.
Cowboys owner Jerry Jones commended the job Roger Goodell is doing, refusing to back Pats counterpart Robert Kraft in his stand-off with the commissioner.
The connection between the host venue of this week's Quicken Loans National and Tiger goes way back to Woods' early days as a pro.
The Tigers told multiple teams Wednesday they will listen on all their potential free agents -- David Price, Yoenis Cespedes, Joakim Soria and others -- between now and Friday's trade deadline.
Bears fans have learned to limit their expectations when it comes to Jay Cutler, but this might finally be the year he surprises everyone.
Eight months after being diagnosed with Hodgkin lymphoma, safety Eric Berry returned to the Kansas City Chiefs' practice field on Wednesday at Missouri Western State University.
American star Abby Wambach told WHAM in her native Rochester on Thursday that she's planning to compete for Team USA at the 2016 Olympics.
Patriots owner Robert Kraft blasted the NFL for upholding Tom Brady's four-game suspension and apologized to the team's fans for agreeing to accept the league's penalties.
Tom Brady said he did no wrong in replacing his cell phone after Deflategate and called the controversy "manufactured."
The 2022 Olympic bid is down to Almaty, Kazakhstan, and Beijing. No matter which way the IOC decides, the final result will lead to more criticism and a less-interested audience.
The Washington State head coach thinks players and teams, including Tom Brady, should be free to inflate footballs however they see fit.
Kansas City Chiefs' Eric Berry discovered that focus on the process was the key to conquering cancer and becoming a football player again.
Drew Storen wasn't ready to talk about the Washington Nationals' blockbuster trade for Jonathan Papelbon or their consequent decision to demote him into a setup role.
Jason Pierre-Paul is getting his own medical care and rehab near his home in South Florida, a source told ESPN, and at this point has no timetable for returning to the Giants.
While it would be going too far to suggest that a new golden age is dawning for Sergey Kovalev and the light heavyweight division, it sure looks like a reasonable facsimile is at hand.
The Dodgers' Joc Pederson and the Cubs' Kris Bryant are bigger names, but don't discount the Giants' Matt Duffy in the race to be the NL's top rookie.
Mike McCarthy said he has no plans to limit Aaron Rodgers' workload over the next month even though the QB is coming off consecutive injury-marred seasons.
Interim UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor says Ronda Rousey isn't someone he'd want to fight. "She would throw me on my head in literally one second flat," he said.
A LeBron James Twitter Q&A prompts the burning question about "Space Jam 2."