Lionel Messi’s penalty kick in stoppage time at Valencia moved Barcelona to the top of the Spanish league.
Vesey, a rookie, scored the tying and go-ahead goals three minutes apart in the second period.
Trades have stocked Chicago’s roster, including half of its playoff pitching rotation, and even lesser names have helped sweeten package deals.
A Native American advocacy group is planning to protest against the Chief Wahoo logo and the team’s name at all the upcoming World Series games in Cleveland.
The defending champion defeated Mikaela Shiffrin at Soelden, Austria, and then said, “I had to fight against my head as I had been thinking too much in the past 24 hours.”
With improving defenses and an offense-first mentality featuring a stable of talented quarterbacks, the A.C.C.’s strength, top to bottom, has been upgraded.
A six-game suspension was introduced after the Ray Rice case, but several players, including Giants kicker Josh Brown, have avoided punishment of that length.
The Seahawks look to bury the Cardinals in the N.F.C. West; the Steelers face the Patriots without Ben Roethlisberger. Here’s what to expect.
Rarely has the economic rationale for a taxpayer-funded stadium been as flimsy as it is in Las Vegas’s case — and never has the subsidy been as high.
The Los Angeles Dodgers tried to distract Lester on the basepaths, but he threw seven innings of one-run ball as Chicago took a three-games-to-two lead in the N.L.C.S.
The Cubs had their chances over seven decades. Sometimes they came tantalizingly close, but they always managed to find a way to blow it. Not this time.
Willson Contreras and Anthony Rizzo hit home runs off Dodgers starter Clayton Kershaw to advance Chicago to the World Series, where the Cleveland Indians await.
The two teams who met in the finals last season are most likely to outclass the rest of the league once again.
Pappas competed for the Greece track and field team in the Rio Olympics this summer, and Hendricks is a starting pitcher for the Chicago Cubs.
Puig’s hitting has faltered significantly in the past two seasons, but he still holds a unique appeal in Los Angeles.
Sometimes, a lawyer has to rely on other skills.
The over/under for the Oregon-California football game on Saturday, 89½, is the highest known total since 1980.
The racing rule, which aims to make lapped cars allow faster ones to pass, has pit richer teams against poorer ones.
The Cubs have not reached the World Series since 1945, with Phil Cavarretta and Stan Hack and Harry (Peanuts) Lowrey. One more win and they will be there again.
Williams, who has a shoulder injury, is missing the event for the second straight year, providing a preview of what tennis might look like when she retires.
The Nittany Lions returned the blocked kick 60 yards for a touchdown, taking the lead for good with less than five minutes left.
The Tide entered a bye week with an 8-0 overall record after a game in which its defense scored its ninth touchdown of the season.
After a 10-year odyssey, Brendan Burke, 32, is relishing his first job with a major professional team.
Petty had to wait two seasons before becoming a starter at Baylor, and entering Sunday, 662 days after his last collegiate appearance, he will be on the bench for the Jets.
Baseball players’ relationships with their bats are personal. So when someone like the Cubs’ Anthony Rizzo is mired in a slump, sometimes some improvisation is necessary.
Turn on any college football game and it’s a safe bet that many of the best players will be wearing uniforms with low numbers, which have become a status symbol.
The Cubs need one more win to advance to the World Series, but the writer has seen it all before.
Officials missed a shot clock violation by the Sparks with 1:14 left in the deciding Game 5 Thursday, when Los Angeles beat the Minnesota Lynx, 77-76.
In the case of Giants kicker Josh Brown, the league has showed that it hasn’t learned much since its mishandling of the Ray Rice case.
All but three of the top 50 players on the WTA Tour are coached by men. The issue is complex, but some see a generational shift on the way.