The Russian anti-doping agency says former world boxing champion Evgeny Gradovich has been banned for two years for breaking anti-doping rules.
Lance Armstrong has asked a federal judge to end a lawsuit against him by the U.S. government that seeks to recover millions of dollars in sponsorship money the U.S. Postal Service paid to his cycling teams.
Oshie completed a hat trick in overtime to give the Capitals a home victory over the Pittsburgh Penguins.
The Jets’ draft philosophy, as explained by General Manager Mike Maccagnan, is not to let decisions be swayed by needs.
With the Rockets’ dysfunctional season teetering on a cliff, Terry rallied the Rockets to prolong their series against the Warriors, if only a couple of days.
The Mississippi offensive tackle was expected to be a top-five pick before a video of him apparently smoking marijuana was posted to his Twitter account.
As N.F.L. franchises possibly make or break their futures, Times reporters and editors cover the selections while adding notes and analysis. Follow along.
With quarterbacks expected to go 1-2 in this week’s N.F.L. draft, a look at some other times that happened.
Nashville won a Game 7 for the first time in franchise history.
Houston midfielder Alex Monteiro de Lima and San Jose Earthquakes defender Andres Imperiale were each suspended for a game and fined undisclosed amounts.
A $1 million bonus is being offered to any horse that sweeps this year’s Pacific Classic, Awesome Again Stakes and Breeders’ Cup Classic, three Grade 1 Southern California races.
Brian Stuard shot an 8-under 64 on Thursday to top the leaderboard in the suspended first round of the Zurich Classic.
Paul Millsap had 17 points and 8 rebounds, and the Atlanta Hawks beat the Boston Celtics, 104-92, on Thursday night to advance to the second round of the N.B.A. playoffs.
The young United States soccer star Julie Johnston is among the players pushing to see pay disparities between the men’s and women’s national teams addressed.
Every N.F.L. team endlessly plans for the first night of the league’s draft. They consider numerous possibilities for how teams picking before them.
The selection of the quarterback from California is the latest move by a team trying to re-establish itself in Southern California after two decades in St. Louis.
Some former N.F.L. players have objected to the settlement because of the way C.T.E. is treated in the deal.
The only thing missing from the top-rated quarterback’s otherwise marquee-ready résumé is being from prestigious college program.
Golden State routed Houston as it showed it was more than just one man.
A fantasy football company partly owned by Dallas quarterback Tony Romo is fighting the N.F.L., saying the league is interfering with a second attempt to hold a fan-centric convention.
Villarreal's Adrian Lopez produced a stinging sucker punch in stoppage time to leave Liverpool reeling and move the Spaniards closer to a maiden European final after their Europa League last four first leg clash finished 1-0 on Thursday.
Top-seeded Svetlana Kuznetsova rallied to defeat Monica Puig of Puerto Rico 4-6, 7-5, 6-4 and advance to the Prague Open semifinals on Thursday
Arrieta’s bid for a second straight no-hitter was dashed on his fifth pitch. His Wrigley Field scoreless streak ended at 52 2/3 innings.
Things changed last August as the Mets surged and the Yankees flattened out. This season, the Yankees are floundering at 8-12. The Mets are 13-7.
Jeff Van Gundy, the commentator and former Knicks coach, has a good argument for not totally rebuilding around Kristaps Porzingis.
Jones eliminated the Kings, his former team, in the first round of the N.H.L. playoffs, continuing to make the most of his first season with San Jose.
Balancing fashion and function for the opening ceremony in Rio.
Two sports journalists decided to publicly address the vile messages they receive on social media, comments like “please kill yourrself I will provide the bleach.”
Portland heads home with a three-games-to-two lead in the series.
The four-time Olympians Diana Taurasi, Sue Bird and Tamika Catchings headline the United States women’s basketball team heading to the Rio Games.