• QB Davis Webb stars in Cal debut win against Hawaii

    California Golden Bears’ quarterback Davis Webb attempts a pass during the opening game of the U.S. college football season against the Hawaii Rainbow Warriors at Sydney’s Olympic stadium in Sydney, Saturday, Aug. 27, 2016. Any fears that Cal would take a step back offensively by losing…

    Dr. Saturday
  • Gary Sanchez leading Yankees resurgence with historic start

    New York Yankees rookie Gary Sanchez is officially making history while helping lead a team resurgence that few outside the Yankees organization saw coming. In Friday’s 14-4 win against the Orioles, Sanchez went 3-for-5 with four RBIs and three runs scored. Overall, Sanchez now has 10 homers in…

    Big League Stew
    Sat, Aug 27
    1:05 PM EDT
    Baltimore at NY Yankees
    Preview Game
  • NFL Preseason Blitz: Jameis Winston, Bucs outshine RG3, Browns

    Give Robert Griffin III credit: On a night in which his Cleveland Browns played awfully, Griffin did what he could. Top honors belong to Jameis Winston, who backed up offseason hype that was heaped on him.

    Shutdown Corner
    Fri, Aug 26
    Cleveland13 - 30Tampa Bay
    Game Recap
  • Phil Jackson names his biggest mistake so far as Knicks president

    Phil Jackson shoots the breeze with bluesman James Dolan . Phil Jackson has been the center of much media discussion since he took over as president of the New York Knicks in 2014. Every decision he makes regarding the team’s personnel is analyzed endlessly both for its impact on the Knicks’…

    Ball Don't Lie
  • Report: Duke QB Thomas Sirk out for the season

    Duke starting quarterback Thomas Sirk will miss the season after reinjuring the Achilles tendon he tore in February, according to multiple reports.

    Dr. Saturday
  • Dwyane Wade's cousin, a mother of four, shot dead in Chicago

    Nykea Aldridge was not the intended target of Friday’s shooting. Nykea Aldridge, a mother of four and cousin of NBA superstar Dwyane Wade, was shot dead as an innocent bystander on Friday afternoon in the Chicago area. Investigators indicated that Aldridge was pushing a baby stroller when a…

    Ball Don't Lie
  • Minor leaguers turn flooded dugout into recreational lake

    If it seems like there’s never a dull moment in the minor leagues, that’s because there’s truly never a dull moment in the minor leagues. There’s no better example of that mindset and the creativity of said minor leaguers than the scene that played out Friday in Indianapolis. Robert Stephenson…

    Big League Stew
  • Browns punter gives hilariously bad effort on non-tackle attempt

    You can call the third preseason game the dress rehearsal for NFL teams if you wish. It’s clear tat the Cleveland Browns punter is directionally kicking to the regular-season opener, if you know what we mean. Check out the effort — rather, the lack of — as Tampa Bay Buccaneers punt returner Adam…

    Shutdown Corner
  • Report: Ex-KU player accused of sexual assaults transferred to Indiana State

    The player two former Kansas rowers accused of sexual assault reportedly transferred to Indiana State to continue his football career. According to the Kansas City Star, someone familiar with one of the allegations identified the player as long snapper Jordan Goldenberg. Here’s what Indiana State…

    Dr. Saturday
  • Area dads praise Stephen Curry's all-white sneakers in video

    Stephen Curry thanks children for the nice gift they got him. Basketball fans got a nice little diversion from the intensity of the NBA Finals this June when Under Armour released Stephen Curry’s signature Curry 2 Low “Chef Curry” sneakers, an all-white look seemingly built for nurses and dads. …

    Ball Don't Lie
  • Wallet 2016: Doug Baldwin versus the Regression Police

    Why are some fantasy owners afraid of Doug Baldwin? • Doug Baldwin, WR, Seahawks: It’s perfectly reasonable to use the R Word — Regression — when discussing Baldwin. Baldwin was the No. 2 fantasy receiver in the second half of 2015, a torrid two months (47-724-12).

    Roto Arcade
  • Chris Sale vs. Felix Hernandez headlines Free Game of the Day

    If you’re one of those baseball fans who loves a top-flight pitching matchup, then Friday night has a great game for you: Chris Sale and the Chicago White Sox hosting Felix Hernandez and the Seattle Mariners. It’s two of the best pitchers in the American League the last five years and, great news,…

    Big League Stew
    Sat, Aug 27
    7:10 PM EDT
    Seattle at Chi White Sox
    Preview Game
  • Carlos Ruiz leaves classy goodbye message in Phillies clubhouse

    Before leaving for Los Angeles, Carlos “Chooch” Ruiz said goodbye to his now former Phillies teammates. In a surprising swap of respected veteran catchers, the Philadelphia Phillies sent Carlos Ruiz to the Los Angeles Dodgers in exchange for A.J. Ellis on Thursday.

    Big League Stew
    Sat, Aug 27
    7:10 PM EDT
    Philadelphia at NY Mets
    Preview Game
  • Joey Logano sweeps top starting spots at Michigan

    Can Joey Logano win from the pole again at Michigan?

    From The Marbles
  • East Carolina DT Darius Commissiong dismissed after animal cruelty charge

    East Carolina dismissed defensive tackle Darius Commissiong on Friday after he was charged with felony animal cruelty. If you’re brave enough to read the gory injuries Commissiong is alleged to have inflicted on a one-year-old Shih Tzu, you can click here to read the Greenville, North Carolina,…

    Dr. Saturday
  • Dana White: 'Ronda Rousey's return will be the biggest pay-per-view we've ever done'

    Conor McGregor may wear the crown as the UFC’s current pay-per-view king, but UFC president Dana White believes that the Irishman may simply be keeping the throne warm for a certain woman’s highly anticipated return to the Octagon. White appeared on “The Herd” and stated that Ronda Rousey’s return…

    Cagewriter
  • Roundtable: Which contender is going to blow it down the stretch?

    Baseball as it looks right now has a decent number of sure things considering it’s still August: The Chicago Cubs, Texas Rangers and Washington Nationals would have to really mess up to miss the playoffs. The Dodgers have gone from big spenders to underdogs thanks to a historic rash of injuries. …

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