When Alex Gordon’s two-out single in the ninth skipped by the Giants’ outfield, anything seemed possible.
Hawaii fired its basketball coach, Gib Arnold, a little more than two weeks before its first regular-season game.
Arlington High School in Riverside, Calif., is 0-8 this season and has seen a sharp decline in participation.<
The pantheon of World Series pitching greats welcomes a new member to its club as Bumgarner gave a performance for the ages in Game 7.
The Bulls stormed past the Knicks, 104-80, to spoil Derek Fisher’s coaching debut and snuff some of his team’s early optimism.
The San Francisco Giants won their third championship in five years.
The Heat’s first season in the post-LeBron James era probably won’t be a championship run, but the act of overachievement in the face of utter dismissal can be recalled as fondly as winning it all.
With the Royals and the Giants facing off in what will be the 37th winner-take-all World Series game, the players involved will be remembered by their team’s fans for the rest of their careers.
Bradshaw, a running back who helped the Giants win two titles, acknowledged that he was hurt emotionally when the team cut him.
Colin Kaepernick, Nick Foles and Ronnie Hillman are among the recommended fantasy football players in Week 9.<
Manchester City suffered a shock League Cup defeat at the hands of a reinvigorated Newcastle United, who reached the quarter-finals with a superb 2-0 away win on Wednesday that left the holders nursing the wounds of a bruising past eight days.
The Upshot’s Matty Score ranks Bumgarner as one of the three best World Series pitchers.
Annie Bersagel, an elite runner who is also an American lawyer working in Norway, will compete in her first New York City Marathon on Sunday.
Following the lead of point guard Rajon Rondo, Boston dominated the Nets in their season opener, a night full of mishaps and misadventures.
After taking over the reins from Geno Smith as the Jets’ starting quarterback, Vick has to go up against a Chiefs team led by Andy Reid.
As Bud Selig prepared to preside over his final World Series game as commissioner on Wednesday, he maintained that baseball was in a healthy state despite the critics who focus on the national television ratings.
A look at how New Orleans and Carolina match up for Thursday night’s game.
In this final episode of “Higher Unplugged,” we travel behind the lens to learn the difficulties of filming in the world’s harshest landscapes.
The All Blacks enter their game in Chicago on Saturday as an unknown quantity to most fans in the United States, an unusual situation for the top-ranked team in the world.
Madison Bumgarner, the World Series M.V.P., lives on a farm near his father, Kevin, in the off-season, in an area of the Appalachian foothills where the mailboxes offer a whole lot of Bumgarners.
Whittier, who in 1969 became the first black player on the Texas football team, has filed a proposed federal class-action lawsuit, saying that the N.C.A.A.
Coach Pete Carroll said it was an “amazing experience” for the Seahawks to host the football team from Marysville-Pilchuck High less than a week after a shooting at the school.
Kemba Walker made a 21-foot shot with five seconds left in overtime to lift Charlotte over Milwaukee, providing a winning conclusion for fans celebrating the return of the Hornets’ name after a 12-year absence.
Mike Smith, who will ride in the Classic on Saturday in the Breeders’ Cup, has been mentoring Drayden Van Dyke, the leading candidate to win the Eclipse Award as the top apprentice rider in North America.
The Breeders’ Cup will stay on NBC and NBCSN through 2025, the NBC Sports Group was to announce Thursday.
There is a growing number of older runners who are changing the makeup of marathon fields, including a few dozen at this year’s New York City Marathon.
Maddon, who managed the Tampa Bay Rays for the last nine seasons and exercised an opt-out clause in his contract last week to leave the team, reached a deal to manage the Cubs.
The Knicks’ players say they are excited about the new season, but can Phil Jackson’s changes win over the fans?
Thursday’s game could be Thierry Henry’s last for the Red Bulls, if the team loses and he decides not to extend his contract with Major League Soccer.