Jrue Holiday scored 23 points, Brook Lopez posted a double-double of 19 points and 12 rebounds, and the visiting Milwaukee Bucks slowed the surging Atlanta Hawks 120-109 Thursday.
The Atlanta Dream selected three top prospects in Thursday night's 2021 WNBA Draft, headlined by guard Aari McDonald, who was selected No. 3 overall.
Golden State Warriors rookie center James Wiseman underwent knee surgery on Thursday and will miss the remainder of the season, the team has announced.
Dansby Swanson lined the first pitch he saw into left field to complete a two-run rally and give the Atlanta Braves a 7-6 walkoff win over the visiting Miami Marlins on Thursday, breaking a four-game losing streak.
University of Georgia head baseball coach Scott Stricklin recently agreed to a new contract extension through 2026, athletic director Josh Brooks announced Thursday.
Australia's Cameron Smith fired a blistering 9-under 62 at Harbour Town Golf Links on Thursday to grab a one-shot lead over Stewart Cink at the RBC Heritage in Hilton Head, S.C.
Athletes from 13 area schools gathered in Albany Tuesday to compete in the annual Westover Relays at Hugh Mills Stadium with the host team — the Westover Patriots — taking top honors in both the boys and girls competitions.
The Albany State University softball team fell to No. 2 Valdosta 9-0 Wednesday afternoon at home. VSU plated six runs in the third and three in the fourth for the run-rule victory. The Blazers hit two home runs in the game.
Chicago White Sox left-hander Carlos Rodon no-hit the visiting Cleveland Indians in an 8-0 win on Wednesday, just missing a perfect game due to a hit batter in the ninth inning.
Jesus Aguilar's double in the 10th inning drove in the go-ahead run and the visiting Miami Marlins hung on to beat the Atlanta Braves 6-5 on Wednesday to extend their winning streak to four games.
St. Louis Cardinals catcher Yadier Molina became the first player to catch 2,000 games for one team when he was behind the plate for the team's 6-0 loss to the Washington Nationals on Wednesday.
The NCAA unanimously approved a rule that will allow student-athletes in all sports to be eligible immediately after their first transfer, The Athletic reported Wednesday.
LEESBURG — A sixth inning grounder by Houston County’s Drew Burress scored the winning run Tuesday afternoon as the sixth-ranked Houston County Bears came from behind and beat the Lee County Trojans 4-3.
Deerfield-Windsor plans to host a meet-and-greet for all parents and players Friday with new head boys basketball coach Jarvis Smith.
Byne Christian’s girls and boys basketball teams each had a shot at a Georgia Christian Athletic Association state championship late in the winter with mixed results.
Miami left fielder Adam Duvall had two home runs and matched a club record with seven RBIs to help lead the visiting Miami Marlins to a 14-8 win over the Atlanta Braves on Tuesday.
Atlanta United defeated LD Alajuelense 1-0 Tuesday night at Fifth Third Bank Stadium in Leg Two of its Round of 16 Scotiabank Concacaf Champions League (SCCL) matchup, advancing to the quarterfinals on an aggregate score of 2-0.
The return of a springtime Masters tournament brought more television viewers than last November, but ratings were down from previous April events.
Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban is no longer a fan of the new playoff plan involving "play-in" games among the Nos. 7-10 seeds in each conference, he told ESPN.
The NFL on Tuesday issued a memo to all team personnel that announced the league's plans to move forward with COVID-19 vaccination education and accessibility and encouraged all players and staff to get vaccinated.
Denver Nuggets guard Jamal Murray has been diagnosed with a torn anterior cruciate ligament of the left knee and is out indefinitely, the team announced Tuesday morning.
The Atlanta Dream will tip off the 2021 season in its new home at the Gateway Center Arena at College Park Friday, May 14 against the Connecticut Sun at 7:30 p.m., it was announced Tuesday by the WNBA.
Players on the PGA Tour and affiliated circuits who have been fully vaccinated no longer will be required to take COVID-19 tests to play in tournaments, Golf Digest reported Tuesday.
Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson and his wife, entertainer Ciara, will host "Roll Up Your Sleeves," a TV special aimed at raising awareness about vaccinations against COVID-19.
High school football powerhouse Valdosta (Ga.) was stripped of seven wins in 2020 and banned for the 2021 postseason for allegedly participating in a pay-for-play scheme orchestrated by its head coach to lure transfers.
Umpire Joe West was awarded $500,000 plus interest on Monday after winning a defamation lawsuit against former major league player Paul Lo Duca.
New York Yankees outfielder Aaron Hicks pulled himself out of the lineup for Monday's game against the Toronto Blue Jays due to the emotional distress he is feeling over the shooting of a Black man in the Minneapolis area.
Longtime New England Patriots wide receiver Julian Edelman announced his retirement Monday after the team terminated the former Super Bowl MVP's contract with a "failed physical" designation.
After a weekend at the Masters when PGA Tour professional Billy Horschel got more attention for his bare feet than his play at Augusta National, he apologized for his fiery behavior.
Hideki Matsuyama's historic victory at the Masters on Sunday could be worth $20 million per year in endorsements, a sports marketing expert told Sportico for a story published Monday.
Former Kansas City Chiefs assistant coach Britt Reid was charged Monday with felony DWI for the February accident that left a 5-year-old girl with life-threatening injuries.
AUGUSTA – The Masters didn’t start on the back nine Sunday as has so often been the case in past years, but had Xander Schauffele placed his tee shot at No. 16 on the green and two putted for par, that could have brought about a more dramatic finish. As it turned out, a par at the 16th would…