Devin Booker and Chris Paul led the Phoenix Suns to a 117-113 overtime win over the visiting Utah Jazz on Wednesday night in a game between the NBA's two best teams that lived up to its billing. Booker scored 35 points and Chris Paul contributed 29 points and nine assists as the Suns, who have the NBA's second-best record, held on for their seventh victory in a row.
A new study found links to fan attendance and COVID-19 spikes while the NFL points to a study concluding the opposite.
On Saturday, Hideki Matsuyama had a great round and his odds to win took a big drop.
McLemore reportedly drew interest from other contenders after being waived by the Rockets last week.
The NBA expects to have arenas packed full of fans when the 2021-22 season begins, with the chances of it happening increased by a deal with a COVID-19 screening company, ESPN reported. With vaccine distribution in full swing, the NBA will look toward the airport screening company Clear to provide COVID-19 screening technology at home venues around the league. Each team will be allowed to determine how the screening technology will best serve its fan base.
Megan Rapinoe on Wednesday gave a detailed response to Draymond Green's comments on equal pay in sports.
Even though he's in Florida recovering from a car crash, Tiger Woods is never far from anyone's thoughts at Augusta National.
WBO super featherweight champion Jamel Herring breaks down his big win against Carl Frampton and says his main priority now is to unify titles with WBC champion Oscar Valdez.
As brawny Bryson DeChambeau and other long hitters prepare to bludgeon their way around a firm and fiery Augusta National, the less powerful players must plot another way to get the job done at the Masters starting on Thursday. DeChambeau hits his drives an average of 320 yards and has spoken almost flippantly about cutting the corner at the first hole by smashing his tee shot over the bunker guarding the right portion of the fairway some 300 yards from the tee. "No doubt the long hitters are going to be feeling pretty good this week," world number 56 Brendan Todd told Reuters as he stood almost anonymously chatting with friends behind the 18th green on Wednesday.
Arizona had stuck by men's basketball coach Sean Miller through an NCAA infractions investigation that stretched nearly four years. The wait came to an end Wednesday when the school announced Miller was leaving after 12 seasons and associate head coach Jack Murphy will serve as interim head coach. “We’re evaluating the overall position of the program, and that includes on-court and off-court elements,” Arizona athletic director Dave Heeke said.
The Nets meanwhile delivered good news on Kevin Durant's status.
The Colorado Avalanche are not just battling for top spot in the West Division and overall NHL standings. The Avalanche are chasing their own history. Heading into Sunday's road clash with the cellar-dwelling Anaheim Ducks, the Avalanche boast a 27-9-4 record, which equals their best 40-game start in franchise history.
Carlos Dunlap was only re-signing with the Seahawks if Russell Wilson stayed with the team.
Our countdown of the top 100 prospects in the 2021 NFL draft continues with No. 32 — one of the best athletic specimens you'll ever see, although he's very raw.
Chris Boucher (Toronto Raptors) with an alley oop vs the Cleveland Cavaliers, 04/10/2021
A postponement isn't ideal, but one week is better than 2020's four-month postponement.
Liz Loza and draft analyst Eric Edholm take a deep dive into the top wide receivers — and future fantasy stars — set to join the league.
Mike Perry, who has one fight left on his contract, fell to under .500 with the promotion for the first time at UFC on ABC 2.
The Lightning trade three draft picks for Savard, while the Detroit Red Wings get involved to help make the salary cap numbers work.
NEW YORK (AP) Kyrie Irving and Dennis Schroder were thrown out in the third quarter Saturday night, taking even more star power from a matchup between the Nets and Lakers that was already missing plenty. Despite missing LeBron James and Anthony Davis, the Lakers led the Nets most of the way, thanks in large part to Schroder's strong play.