The distance of Tiger Woods's birdie putt on the par-3 fourth hole of the Cadillac Championship on Friday. It was longest putt made on the PGA Tour in the past five seasons.
Armed with the latest carbon-fiber bikes, heart-rate monitors, advanced wetsuits and other gear, mere mortals are conquering the 140.6-mile triathlon.
Donald Trump's newly redesigned Blue Monster course was giving its elite 68-player field fits at the WGC-Cadillac championship.
Formula One chief Bernie Ecclestone signaled the end of years of negotiations with F1 teams by saying the sport no longer needs the Concorde Agreement, the contract which has set its terms since 1981.
LeBron James scored 61 points against the Charlotte Bobcats, setting both a personal best and the best for a Miami Heat player.
If U.S. men's soccer coach Jurgen Klinsmann wanted answers for which players not to include at the end of his World Cup roster in June, he might have found a few during an ugly 2-0 loss to Ukraine in Cyprus Wednesday.
A college-basketball team that goes undefeated should get a No. 1 seed in the NCAA tournament, writes Jason Gay.
Are the world's greatest athletes capable of selling Wheaties? Once a king of the cereal aisle, the brand is a laggard nowadays.
The question about the Shockers is no longer whether they are any good. It's how good they are. But Vegas spreadmakers still think Wichita State is the underdog against many top teams.
New rule banning lifting shirts to show messages on undergarments will deny soccer players one more way to express themselves.
It turns out crowded college-basketball venues result in worse reception for students than the average smartphone speed in the U.S. A look at the best and worst schools.
It's not unusual for tempers to flare between opposing coaches. But the bad blood between Alberto Salazar and Jerry Schumacher stands out. Both are Nike coaches who manage elite groups of runners at company headquarters in Oregon.
Creighton senior forward Doug McDermott and his father, Greg, the school's basketball coach, have won a lot of games together. But they still have some work to do if they want to be the most successful father-son tandem in Division-I basketball history.
With the Six Nations competition looking wide open, history says France—without a Lions tour hangover—could do well.
Callahan, the well-liked Ranger captain, had been seeking a six-year deal worth between $36 million and $42 million. He was set to become a free agent after the season.
A former West Virginia football player is suing the NCAA and five leading conferences, alleging that college sports' governing body and member schools cap the value of football players' athletic scholarships in violation of federal antitrust law.
Retirement from international play by Graeme Smith will have a huge impact after his improbable career.
Union head Tony Clark declined to say if the Players Association has spoken with the Mets' ownership or front office about the team's payroll, which remains unusually low for a New York team.
The NCAA doesn't track athletes by age, but anyone with eligibility remaining can play. This has produced a 59-year-old linebacker and a 73-year-old basketball player. Now, the Southern Maine Huskies' wrestling co-captain is a grandpa.
The Astros hope the idea that size equals power holds true for 305-pound Japhet Amador.
The 2014 Formula One season ushers in some of the most radical changes to the race car in a decade. As the new anteater noses hit the track, take a look back at some of the most revolutionary designs in F1 history.
Some will try all manner of ruses to gain entry to the popular game. But Duke stadium security is on the defense. Overnight bathroom-dwellers, beware.
The odds that the Philadelphia 76ers (15-46) won't win another game the rest of the 2013-14 regular season. The 76ers are projected to be underdogs in all 21 games they have left to play.
Jabari Parker came to Duke with all the athletic gifts of an 18-year-old hotshot projected as a top NBA draft pick. But until this season, he couldn't really see on the court.
Brian Roberts, a two-time All-Star in Baltimore, faces a few challenges with the Yankees, none more important than producing for a team that can make even stars at their peak seem ordinary.
The Philadelphia Phillies have heard the age jokes. With eight players on the roster over 35 years old, their home stadium Citizens Bank Park could easily be renamed "Senior Citizens" Bank Park.
One of the most intriguing players in fantasy baseball entering this season has just 22 career plate appearances, but could potentially be a steal: Cincinnati Reds center fielder Billy Hamilton.
If the 2014 tennis season has taught us anything so far, it's that a pretty good Roger Federer is plenty good enough.
The last two weeks of college basketball have been a parade of coaches on their worst behavior.
Underclassmen are leaving in droves for the NFL draft, a disturbing development that could hurt the college game.