Three months after the resignation of Mike D'Antoni, the Los Angeles Lakers ended a protracted search for a replacement by appointing former player Byron Scott as their new head coach on Monday.
The Minnesota Timberwolves and the free-agent guard Mo Williams agreed to a one-year deal worth $3.75 million.
Jones played for the Wildcat coaches Adolph Rupp in basketball and Bear Bryant in football and had his number retired in both sports.
Ervin Santana kept the Padres off balance with his slider, and Evan Gattis gave him the support he needed with a homer in the seventh as the Braves won their third in a row.
Judge Michael Levanas ruled that Sterling could not stop the sale of the team that his wife, Rochelle, brokered for a record $2 billion against his wishes.
Even as they fight sports betting, pro leagues are viewing websites that have whittled fantasy seasons down to a single day as potentially important to their future.
Tim Clark rallied to win the Canadian Open on Sunday, birdieing five of the last eight holes for a one-stroke victory over Jim Furyk.
Bernhard Langer won his second Senior British Open championship, finishing 13 strokes ahead of Colin Montgomerie of Scotland.
Contenders will be looking to shore up their hitting or their pitching as the nonwaiver trading period ends Thursday.
Andrew Furney, an unsigned kicker out of Washington State, will not find a starting spot with the Jets, but he is not deterred.
Though clothing sales have been strained in recent years, activewear has become a $33.4 billion business, as popular on the street as it is in the gym.
The former University of Georgia 400-meter standout and Team USA member Torrin Lawrence died Monday in a car accident as he made his way home to Jacksonville, Fla.
Bojan Bogdanovic, a 25-year-old forward from Bosnia and Herzegovina, has been on a whirlwind introductory tour since signing a three-year contract with the Nets last week.
The future of the 30-year-old left-hander Cole Hamels hinges on the direction the struggling Phillies choose to take.
Lucas Duda has emerged as a bona fide cleanup hitter and first baseman, leading the Mets in home runs (18), runs batted in (56) and on-base percentage (.356).
Real Madrid, which won the Champions League final but finished only third in La Liga, reacted by shelling out more than $150 million to buy three outstanding players.
While partners like Sony and Adidas raised concerns before the World Cup, it is unlikely that sponsor companies will risk undermining their investment in the FIFA brand.
Manny Machado hit a bases-loaded sacrifice fly in the 10th inning, and the visiting Baltimore Orioles beat the Seattle Mariners, 3-2.
The six inductees to the Hall of Fame this year have an impressive collection of career highlights among them.
Buffalo's Scott Chandler left practice with a groin injury, leaving the Bills without three of their tight ends.
A Spanish judge on Monday rejected a prosecutor's request to drop charges of tax fraud against Lionel Messi and ordered the investigation into three cases of suspected unpaid taxes to proceed.
The Mets scored an easy victory over the Phillies, aided by catcher Travis d’Arnaud’s three-run homer and another strong performance by starter Bartolo Colon.
Ben McAdoo, the Giants’ new offensive coordinator, wants the offensive unit ready to start the next play well before the 40-second play clock reaches the teens.
The ESPN commentator Stephen A.
The team expressed optimism that a deal could eventually be reached with the All-Pro defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh, but if the two sides cannot come to an agreement, the Lions may use the franchise tag on him.
LeBron James will go back to wearing jersey No. 23 in his return to Cleveland.
With a tinge of gray hair at his temples, his hat on backward and his two young children by his side, Jeff Gordon celebrated as if he was 23 years old again.
The win in the $1 million event at Monmouth Park was the seventh for trainer Bob Baffert, and the fourth in five years.
With Greg Maddux, Tom Glavine and Bobby Cox among the six living inductees, the Hall of Fame ceremony stood in lively contrast to last year’s sleepy proceedings.
Friendship Baptist, Atlanta’s oldest African-American Baptist church, is being torn down, perhaps this summer, to make way for the Falcons’ new football stadium.