Michael Phelps felt something coming off the wall in the 100-meter freestyle, a sensation he hadn't experienced since resuming training four months ago.
The Mets (9-3), led by seven shutout innings from Jacob deGrom, defeated the Marlins, 5-4, giving them a seven-game winning streak for the first time since June 2010.
One Lucky Dane is out of the field for next month’s Kentucky Derby after injuring himself during a workout at Santa Anita in Arcadia, Calif.
President Xi Jinping’s crackdown on corruption has a new target: the popular capitalist pastime of golf, derided by Mao as a rich man’s game.
Two-time Masters champion Tom Watson says his next visit to play Augusta National might be his last.
Tarasenko scored two goals in the first period and then had an empty-netter, and the host St.
The skateboarding Southern California defensive end Leonard Williams possesses “Hall of Fame talent,” one analyst said.
Fernando Cabada has quietly transformed himself into one of best distance runners in the United States, and one of the best Hispanic athletes the country has ever seen.
The author, then a baby, and his parents, attended the four-overtime Game 7 of the 1987 division semifinal series between the Islanders and the Capitals known as the Easter Epic.
The Tigers have pulled off a trick that only the best teams can do.
Jacksonville signed Stefan Wisniewski to a one-year contract.
Tanaka gave up a leadoff single to David DeJesus, who stroked an 0-2 pitch from his shoe tops to center field, and was near perfect after that.
Joey Logano led flag-to-flag Saturday to win the Xfinity Series race at Bristol Motor Speedway.
Troy Merritt felt the fear Saturday he experienced during his successful amateur career. The third-round leader at the RBC Heritage expects another healthy dose Sunday.
An independent league tried an author’s ideas on how to speed up a slow-moving game.
At Cornell, the benefits of having an on-campus dairy extend beyond a diverse dining hall menu to helping change workout recovery habits.
The Islanders remain upbeat, even though they blew a two-goal lead in their playoff series against the Capitals.
Eden Hazard propelled Chelsea closer to its first Premier League title in five years on Saturday by scoring the lone goal in a 1-0 victory over Manchester United.
With the Knicks floundering, the Nets have an opportunity to seize control of the New York basketball scene, but their enigmatic point guard must decide to take the lead.
With Didi Gregorius searching for his footing as the new Yankees shortstop, it’s worth taking a look at the similar experience Tino Martinez had in replacing Don Mattingly.
The world champion Elizaveta Tuktamysheva of Russia was first in the women’s free skate, but the United States held on in Tokyo to win the World Team Trophy.
Rose, a former most valuable player, dazzled, scoring 23 points in 27 minutes on 9-for-16 shooting, and adding seven assists in Chicago’s 103-91 victory.
The Oklahoma senior Lauren Chamberlain hit her 90th home run to tie the N.C.A.A. career softball record, which the U.C.L.A.
Odubel Herrera had three hits and scored twice, and Philadelphia ended a six-game losing streak with a win over Washington.
Olin Browne shot a tournament-record 8-under 64 to take the Greater Gwinnett Championship lead and still couldn't relax.
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Danny Ferry, the general manager of the Atlanta Hawks, has been on indefinite leave since September after making an insensitive remark about a player’s African heritage.
Paul Pierce scored 5 of his 20 points in overtime, and the Washington Wizards beat the Toronto Raptors on Saturday in Game 1 of their first-round playoff series.
For the second time in three years, top-ranked Novak Djokovic ended Rafael Nadal’s run at the Monte Carlo Masters.
The ancient communication between angler and fish is a connection to when humans had to hunt and gather to survive.