• Did Red Wings overpay Danny DeKeyser with 6-year deal?

    The Detroit Red Wings signed 26-year-old defenseman Danny DeKeyser to a six-year, $30-million deal on Tuesday that carries a $5 million cap hit. Did the Red Wings overpay here? DeKeyser, 26, has established himself as a top-four regular since being signed out of university in the spring of 2013.

    Puck Daddy31 mins ago
  • Alex Bregman's dad couldn't believe his son's debut was happening

    For a baseball player, there are few moments more important than his Major League debut. There’s the introduction at the beginning of the game, the first time he makes an out, the first at-bat, and each first marks the end of his journey to the Majors and the beginning of his journey as a Major…

    Big League Stew52 mins ago
    Tue, Jul 26
    8:10 PM EDT
    NY Yankees at Houston
    Preview Game
  • Three-Point Stance: Is Foster's arrival a death knell for Ajayi?

    Ajayi’s fantasy value took one in the shorts when Foster applied pen to paper. With Adam Gase now behind the wheel, there’s renewed optimism on South Beach. In this edition of ‘The Stance,’ Brad Evans and Liz Loza layer the sunscreen and soak up various fantasy situations in Miami.

    Roto Arcade55 mins ago
  • Wisconsin K to wear No. 27 in honor of Sam Foltz

    Rafael Gaglianone was 18-27 on field goals in 2015 (Getty).

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  • 2016 NFL Preview: Texans have a QB, so expectations will rise

    Shutdown Corner is previewing all 32 teams as we get ready for the NFL season, counting down the teams one per day in reverse order of our initial 2016 power rankings. A loss to the Miami Dolphins dropped the Texans to 2-5. Houston trailed the Atlanta Falcons by 42 points in one loss, and the…

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  • Closing Time: Aroldis Chapman dealt to the Cubs

    New York received an impressive collection of players in exchange for Aroldis Chapman, as the Cubs are fully committed to winning it all in 2016. If you had any doubts as to whether the Chicago Cubs were all-in this season, the issue was resolved on Monday. Chicago dealt four players to the…

    Roto Arcade
    Tue, Jul 26
    7:10 PM EDT
    Chi Cubs at Chi White Sox
    Preview Game
  • Adrian Beltre's walk-off home run caps late comeback against A's

    At this point in his career, nothing Texas Rangers third baseman Adrian Beltre does should be surprising. Beltre made his major-league debut at age-19, and still puts up exceptional numbers at age-37. Beltre has been considered a fringe Hall of Fame candidate for a while now, and everything he…

    Big League Stew
    Tue, Jul 26
    8:05 PM EDT
    Oakland at Texas
    Preview Game
  • Kevin Durant's Oklahoma City restaurant is rebranding

    When the best player in Oklahoma City Thunder history left for the Golden State Warriors several weeks ago, it brought on lots of heartache and more than a few price-cutting super sales. As one of the NBA’s best two or three players, Durant had stronger connections to OKC than most free agents. …

    Ball Don't Lie
  • Padres' Alex Dickerson blasts home run to fifth deck in Toronto

    Casual fans may not have known much about San Diego Padres outfielder Alex Dickerson coming into Monday’s game, but he gave them reason to remember the name with a monstrous home run against the Toronto Blue Jays. Dickerson’s mammoth blast came in the top of the ninth inning. On the second pitch…

    Big League Stew
    Tue, Jul 26
    7:07 PM EDT
    San Diego at Toronto
    Preview Game
  • Chris Sale apologizes, but stands by decision to cut up jerseys

    For roughly a half-hour Saturday, it looked as though Chicago White Sox ace Chris Sale was about to be traded. Fans of the game seemed pretty shocked that Sale might actually be on the move. Sale was scratched from his start after it was revealed he cut up the team’s vintage jerseys because he…

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  • Sean Doolittle throws imaginary BP to young A's fan, allows homer

    The major leaguer in the video is A’s reliever Sean Doolittle. Doolittle is currently recovering from a left shoulder issue, which is why he’s not currently with the club in Texas. Sean Doolittle had an incredible moment with a young A’s fan.

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  • Chris Bosh and the Heat are in another debate over his health

    Chris Bosh saw a second straight season end early due to blood clots last February, but the story of his 2015-16 hardly ended there. While Bosh and the Miami Heat largely kept their disagreements out of the press, reports indicated that player and team were at odds over when he should return to…

    Ball Don't Lie
  • NBA favorite Drew League takes flight, but stays grounded in its roots

    The Drew League took a brief departure from its normal home of King-Drew Magnet High School in South Central. HAWTHORNE, Calif. — In 1973, Alvin Willis founded a six-team summer basketball league at Drew Middle School in South Central Los Angeles as a way to keep local kids off the streets. Dino…

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  • MLB Trade Deadline Digest: The Royals want a ton for Wade Davis

    The Royals asking price for Wade Davis is pretty high. (Getty Images/Ed Zurga)

    Big League Stew
    Tue, Jul 26
    8:15 PM EDT
    LA Angels at Kansas City
    Preview Game
  • Social Hour: Big Ten Media Days, James Conner details his return from cancer

    Miss something that happened on Dr. Saturday’s social media presence? Well, we’ve got your roundup right here. Don’t let this happen again. Always be in the know by following Dr. Saturday on Twitter, Facebook and Tumblr.

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  • Brian Cashman defends Alex Rodriguez despite poor season

    Rodriguez has had a love/hate relationship with New York over his 12 seasons with the club, but last year’s resurgence after a long suspension seemed to endear him to the fans again. The 40-year-old Rodriguez is hitting just .206/.256/.364 over 227 plate appearances. While he’s still under…

    Big League Stew
  • Chael Sonnen mulling MMA return, unsure whether he'll pass a drug test

    Chael Sonnen’s last fight was at UFC 167 on Nov. 16, 2013. The last time we saw Chael Sonnen compete in the Octagon, it was November of 2013 and Rashad Evans dominated him en route to a first-round TKO at UFC 167. Since then, the self-proclaimed “bad guy” has been on the bench after being…

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  • Washington State players are 'persons of interest' in assault case

    A weekend brawl left two Washington State students with serious injuries. According to The Spokesman-Review, Pullman police are looking into Washington State football players as “persons of interest” in the case, which also resulted in minor injuries for others. Police have already “confirmed WSU…

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  • Watch the Rangers and A's in Free MLB Game of the Day

    For about 30 seconds on Saturday, before the wild news broke about Chris Sale throwing a fit and cutting up his throwback jersey, some baseball fans thought he had been traded to the Texas Rangers. You can stream the game at Yahoo’s Sports Home, MLB index, video home, the Yahoo Sports app and this…

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  • LSU's Colby Delahoussaye doesn't know how he escaped burning car

    LSU kicker Colby Delahoussaye (42) was injured in the car crash that killed Nebraska punter Sam Foltz and former Michigan State punter Mike Sadler. Colby Delahoussaye doesn’t know how he escaped the burning car. The impact knocked the LSU kicker unconscious.

    Dr. Saturday