The New York Knicks soon will launch their search for a new head coach, and veteran coach Tom Thibodeau is their top candidate, The Athletic reported Wednesday.
Biff Pocoroba, a fan favorite for the Atlanta Braves in the late 1970s and early 1980s, has died, the club confirmed Wednesday. He was 66.
Losing by one hole in Sunday's made-for-television match-play event has only increased Phil Mickelson's desire to participate again, and he revealed a list of other high-profile competitors who could take part.
A Florida judge granted New York Giants cornerback DeAndre Baker permission to travel for work purposes following his arrest on armed robbery and aggravated assault charges.
NFLPA executive director DeMaurice Smith doused optimism that the 2020 NFL regular season would take place on time and without interruption.
Arizona State head coach Bobby Hurley has questioned athletic director Ray Anderson's actions handling harassment claims against a booster in December.
Chase Elliott held off Kyle Busch for the final 20 laps to win the North Carolina Education Lottery 200 on Tuesday night at Charlotte Motor Speedway in Concord, N.C., in the first NASCAR Gander RV & Outdoors Truck Series race since the season resumed.
Travel can be an enriching and enlightening — even if it is only an exposure to new faces and sagacious personalities who offer sprightly interaction and edifying conversation.
There remain as many questions as answers as the NHL unveiled its return-to-play plan Tuesday, but give the league credit: Amid the COVID-19 pandemic, a road map is in place.
Major League Baseball presented its players union with a revised economic plan for the yet-to-start 2020 season on Tuesday, proposing a sliding-scale of pay cuts, with the top-paid stars due to take the biggest hits.
The NHL will end its current hiatus with 24 teams resuming play in two hub cities as early as late July, NHL commissioner Gary Bettman announced in a video briefing on Tuesday.
Major League Baseball owners reportedly proposed a sliding scale for salary reductions that would call for greater pay cuts for higher-paid players.
Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson, three-time WNBA champion Sue Bird and soccer star Megan Rapinoe will co-host the first remote ESPYS on June 21.
Portland's path to the playoffs will dictate whether All-Star guard Damian Lillard suits up when the Trail Blazers are back on the court this summer.
National Basketball Players Association executive director Michele Roberts told ESPN on Tuesday that players are seeking a "level of certainty" regarding their return from the hiatus caused by the coronavirus pandemic.
Miami Dolphins owner Stephen Ross spoke confidently Tuesday when asked to assess the likelihood of the 2020 NFL season being played as scheduled.
Charles Barkley laid out a possible ugly scenario for the NBA postseason if it is played this summer amid the coronavirus pandemic.
One of Cam Newton's former teammates said he thinks the Carolina Panthers erred multiple times in regard to their treatment of the quarterback.
Pro Football Hall of Famer Kurt Warner has heard instant comparisons between himself and top overall pick Joe Burrow, and he seems to be on board.
NASCAR issued four-race suspensions to three members of Denny Hamlin's pit crew Monday after a tungsten weight fell off the car Sunday night in Charlotte, N.C.
Former heavyweight champion Evander Holyfield is open to tangling with Mike Tyson in a trilogy fight for charity, provided the latter asks for the bout.
From a marathon to a sprint. From NASCAR's longest race to the shortest ever at Charlotte Motor Speedway's 1.5-mile oval. From four 100-lap stages to three stages of 55, 60 and 93 laps, respectively.
Georgetown men's basketball coach and Hall of Famer Patrick Ewing is recovering at home and "getting better" in his battle with the coronavirus, his son said Monday.
Jimmie Johnson's No. 48 Chevrolet was disqualified following a post-race inspection, relegating him to last place instead of a second-place finish at the Coca-Cola 600 on Sunday.
Tennessee Tech football is mourning the loss of one of its newest additions to the coaching staff as assistant coach Gerald Howse passed away. He was 28.
The NHL and NHL Players' Association are targeting a date in early June for their transition to Phase 2 of their return to play initiative in a memo distributed to all teams and players late Sunday.
Brad Keselowski took advantage of a late restart and held the top spot for the final two laps in NASCAR's version of overtime, winning the Coca-Cola 600 that began Sunday night at Charlotte Motor Speedway in Concord, N.C.
Tiger Woods was in mid-sentence discussing how he couldn't imagine getting out on an NFL football field. Then he stopped and looked to his right.
Michigan won't play football -- or any sport -- in 2020 unless students are on campus this fall, university president Mark Schlissel told The Wall Street Journal.
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo declared Sunday that professional sports teams in his state can return to their training facilities after a pause of more than two months due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Enshrinement ceremonies at the Naismith Memorial Hall of Fame are set for Aug. 29, but they could be rescheduled amid the coronavirus pandemic.
Driver Kyle Larson won the World of Outlaws Sprint Car race in Pevely, Mo., on Saturday night, his first win since NASCAR suspended him for using a racial slur during a virtual race in April.