1. Arizona Basketball: 3 Key Improvements That Arizona Needs to Make in 2014-15

    Getting to the Final Four is not easy. Even the best programs don't get there all of the time. The last time Arizona made it to the NCAA tournament's national semifinals was when it played Duke in the 2001 title game...

    Doug Brodess Written by Doug Brodess about 13 hours ago 1,113 reads 9 comments

  2. Justin Morneau Faces Swirl of Emotions in Return to Minnesota

    Consider this weekend a trial run for the wave of emotions Justin Morneau will experience Monday night at Target Field...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 13 hours ago 28 reads 0 comments

  3. Miami Marlins Starter Henderson Alvarez Hit Hard in Loss to New York Mets

    It had to end sometime. Henderson Alvarez's team-record run of leading the Marlins to victories in 10 consecutive starts came to a halt Friday night with a series of thumps...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 13 hours ago 6 reads 0 comments

  4. LeBron James Says Farewell to Miami for the Place He Never Left

    MIAMI — Every old story now tells another story, somewhat different than the one intended at the time...

    Ethan Skolnick Written by Ethan Skolnick about 13 hours ago 150,958 reads 658 comments

  5. King Felix Crowns Oakland in Seattle's 3-2 Win

    SEATTLE -- Felix Hernandez outpitched Jeff Samardzija, Robinson Cano hit a go-ahead double and the Seattle Mariners beat the Oakland Athletics 3-2 Friday night. .....

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 13 hours ago 867 reads 0 comments

  6. Sources: Capela, Rockets in Contract Dispute

    LAS VEGAS -- The Houston Rockets and their 2014 NBA first round draft pick Clint Capela are in a contract dispute following the team's failed attempt to lure Chris Bosh from Miami , league sources informed CSNNW...

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 13 hours ago 300 reads 0 comments

  7. Marlins Lose First Alvarez Start Since May 16

    The Marlins losing a Henderson Alvarez game was surprising. They were 10-0 in Alvarez's last 10 starts and 12-1 over his last 13...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 13 hours ago 4 reads 0 comments

  8. Wheeler Rolls into All-Star Break

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 14 hours ago 65 reads 0 comments

  9. Price Scratched with Illness, May Start Series Finale

    David Price will not start on Saturday against the Blue Jays as scheduled. But before the conspiracy theorist can go too far, the Rays reported that their ace has not been traded, rather he's simply ill...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 14 hours ago 34 reads 0 comments

  10. San Diego Padres Reportedly Interview Kim Ng for GM Position

    The San Diego Padres took a major step toward possibly hiring the first female general manager ever after reportedly interviewing Kim Ng for their GM vacancy, per The Associated Press, via ESPN...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 14 hours ago 6,611 reads 27 comments

  11. UNC Basketball Recruiting: Will Lack of Early Commits Lead to Weak 2015 Class?

    North Carolina is welcoming in one of its best recruiting classes of the past decade, as the trio of prospects headed to campus this fall resulted in a No. 3 overall ranking by 247Sports ...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 14 hours ago 2,197 reads 10 comments

  12. Callaspo Exits Game with Hamstring Strain

    Alberto Callaspo strained his right hamstring trying to beat out a ground ball in the second inning of the Athletics ' series opener against the Mariners at Safeco Field...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 14 hours ago 13 reads 0 comments

  13. Should Anyone Take the Risk on Free-Agent TE Jermichael Finley?

    Last October, a terrifying collision left tight end Jermichael Finley briefly paralyzed on the turf of Lambeau Field. Much to everyone's relief, Finley recovered quite well...

    Dave Siebert, M.D. Written by Dave Siebert, M.D. about 14 hours ago 9,392 reads 56 comments

  14. Eleven Hits Not Enough as Royals Fall 2-1 to Tigers

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 14 hours ago 13 reads 0 comments

  15. Royals Suffer Near Miss in 2-1 Loss to Tigers

    Lorenzo Cain stood near home plate, shrugging his shoulders while his eyeballs began to bulge from his head. Royals manager Ned Yost had stepped out of the dugout, moving swiftly toward home plate umpire Chad Fairchild...

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 14 hours ago 22 reads 0 comments

  16. Aroldis Sets MLB Record with K in 40th Straight Game

    With a strikeout of Jordy Mercer in the ninth inning of Friday's 6-5 win over the Pirates, Aroldis Chapman set a Major League record, dating back to 1900, for most consecutive relief ...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 14 hours ago 6,163 reads 0 comments

  17. Sanchez Dominates KC Again; Detroit Leads Division by 6 1/2 Games

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 14 hours ago 77 reads 0 comments

  18. Carlos Gonzalez Returns as Rockies Beat Twins 6-2

    There's a kind of slap-hug that Carlos Gonzalez and Troy Tulowitzki share when they greet each other at home plate, like reluctant brothers who don't want mom to notice they care. Quick, hug it out before anybody sees...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 14 hours ago 12 reads 0 comments

  19. Cardinals Rally from 6 Down, Beat Brewers 7-6

    Matt Holliday hit a solo homer with two outs in the top of the ninth inning off Brewers closer Francisco Rodriguez, completing the St. Louis' Cardinals comeback from a six-run deficit for a 7-6 win Friday night over Milwaukee...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 14 hours ago 473 reads 0 comments

  20. Giants notes: Scutaro active, but fragile

    Marco Scutaro, for the first time since a win over the Dodgers 330 days ago in September of 2013, will be available for Bruce Bochy and the Giants ...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 14 hours ago 153 reads 0 comments

  21. Oberholtzer to Start in McHugh's Place Saturday

    Collin McHugh will miss his scheduled Saturday start due to a fingernail issue stemming from his last outing, when he exited Sunday's game against the Angels after four innings...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 14 hours ago 6 reads 0 comments

  22. Astros' Springer (knee) Held out of Lineup

    Astros rookie outfielder George Springer has been scratched from Friday night's game against Boston with discomfort in his right knee...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 14 hours ago 13 reads 0 comments

  23. Detroit 2, Kansas City 1: Tigers Remain Perfect at Kauffman Stadium

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. –– The Detroit Tigers got just enough offense tonight to improve to 5-0 at Kauffman Stadium this season. .....

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 14 hours ago 30 reads 0 comments

  24. Reimold and Kawasaki Injured in Win over Rays

    It lasted three hours and forty-one minutes, and the Blue Jays blew a three-run lead, but they gutted it out and came back to beat the Rays 8-5 at Tropicana Field...

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 14 hours ago 156 reads 0 comments

  25. Reds' Skip Schumaker Joins Crowded Infirmary

    Add another injury to the Reds ' list. Skip Schumaker was placed on the seven-day concussion disabled list about a half hour before Friday's game with the Pittsburgh Pirates ...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 14 hours ago 43 reads 0 comments