1. Stephen Thompson, 'Outside Fighting' and the Rise of Karate in the UFC

    Something strange happened at the event formerly known as UFC 196. In the headliner of what became a run-of-the-mill Fight Night card on Fox Sports 1, Stephen Thompson knocked out former welterweight champion Johny Hendricks ...

    Patrick  Wyman Written by Patrick Wyman about 1 day ago 12,305 reads 42 comments

  2. Predicting Where the Top NFL Free-Agent Quarterbacks Will Land

    The quarterback position is traditionally weak in free agency. All the good ones are usually retained by their teams, after all. This year, though, free agency might welcome a decent quarterback or two to the frenzy once March rolls around...

    Alessandro Miglio Written by Alessandro Miglio about 1 day ago 105,241 reads 123 comments

  3. Predicting the Biggest Spenders of the 2016 NFL Offseason

    Congratulations to the Denver Broncos, Super Bowl 50 champions, for their physical domination of the Carolina Panthers. Welcome to NFL 2016…sort of...

    Russell S. Baxter Written by Russell S. Baxter about 1 day ago 69,906 reads 169 comments

  4. Franck Ribery Injury: Updates on Bayern Munich Star's Thigh and Recovery

    After two months on the sidelines with a right thigh injury, Bayern Munich winger Franck Ribery showed some progress by finishing his first full team training session on Monday. Continue for updates...

    Mike Norris Written by Mike Norris about 1 day ago 1,102 reads 9 comments

  5. Charlotte vs. Brie Bella Announced for WWE Fastlane 2016 PPV

    One more match has been added to the card at Fastlane in two weeks. WWE announced Monday on Twitter that Charlotte will defend her Divas Championship at the Quicken Loans Arena against Brie Bella on Feb...

    Danny Webster Written by Danny Webster about 1 day ago 3,910 reads 27 comments

  6. Joe Johnson Shakes Jusuf Nurkic into Next Week

    Did someone yell "timber"? Jusuf Nurkic caught a tough break during Monday night's game at Barclays Center, falling victim to Brooklyn Nets forward Joe Johnson , who shook the ...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 1 day ago 7,947 reads 25 comments

  7. Why Von Miller Deserves Biggest Contract for a Defender in NFL History

    The conclusion of Super Bowl 50 was thrilling for Denver Broncos fans, as the team walked away with the Lombardi Trophy. Its 24-10 victory over the Carolina Panthers was led by a dominant defense...

    Ian Wharton Written by Ian Wharton about 1 day ago 38,067 reads 100 comments

  8. UFC's Recent USADA Failures Highlight Dangers of Supplement Use

    One aspect of the UFC's stringent drug-testing policy, administered by the United States Anti-Doping Agency, has come under a bright spotlight...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 1 day ago 21,844 reads 86 comments

  9. Andre Drummond Lobs Full-Court Shot to Beat the 3rd-Quarter Buzzer

    Reminder: Andre Drummond is the first All-Star out of Detroit since Allen Iverson in 2009, and this is why. The Pistons big man swished a full-court shot to beat the buzzer at the end of the third quarter on Monday...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 1 day ago 2,636 reads 5 comments

  10. Timofey Mozgov Botches 1-Handed Dunk, Slams It off the Rim

    Not so fast, Timofey Mozgov . The Cleveland Cavaliers big man rose up to throw down a one-handed dunk Monday against the Sacramento Kings but instead slammed the ball off the rim, botching the jam...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 1 day ago 25,141 reads 27 comments

  11. UConn vs. South Carolina: Score, Highlights, Reaction from 2016 Regular Season

    The No. 1-ranked Connecticut Huskies women's basketball team extended its winning streak to 60 games Monday night in a 66-54 defeat of the No. 2 South Carolina Gamecocks at Columbia's Colonial Life Arena...

    Mike Norris Written by Mike Norris about 1 day ago 3,269 reads 3 comments

  12. Marc Gasol Injury: Updates on Grizzlies Star's Foot and Return

    Memphis Grizzlies center Marc Gasol suffered a broken foot Monday against the Portland Trail Blazers. It is unclear when he will be able to return to the court. Continue for updates...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 1 day ago 13,079 reads 64 comments

  13. Duke's Grayson Allen Trips Louisville Player

    Grayson Allen doesn't appear to be especially sly. The Duke Blue Devils guard kicked his leg out after being knocked to the ground during Monday night's game against Louisville at Cameron Indoor Stadium, tripping Cardinals forward Raymond Spalding...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 1 day ago 44,868 reads 41 comments

  14. J.D. Martinez, Tigers Agree to New Contract: Latest Details, Comments. Reaction

    The Detroit Tigers agreed to terms on a new two-year, $18.5 million deal with All-Star outfielder J.D. Martinez on Monday to avoid arbitration, according to Chris McCosky of the Detroit News ...

    Danny Webster Written by Danny Webster about 1 day ago 6,208 reads 11 comments

  15. BJ Penn's UFC Comeback Delayed, Expected to Fight at UFC 197

    On Monday, former UFC champion BJ Penn 's website announced his return to the Octagon will be delayed (via Nick Baldwin of Bloody Elbow): I thought the fight guaranteed was going to happen because the UFC, they set up medicals for me to do...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 1 day ago 10,829 reads 37 comments

  16. 2016 Draft Prospect vs. NBA Player: Kristaps Porzingis or Brandon Ingram?

    Though the LSU Tigers' Ben Simmons has absorbed most of the attention in NBA draft discussion, Duke Blue Devils freshman Brandon Ingram has quietly developed into an attractive consolation prize...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 1 day ago 15,162 reads 54 comments

  17. MLB, Union Reportedly Plan to Change Rule for Sliding into 2nd Base

    In the aftermath of severe leg injuries to New York Mets shortstop Ruben Tejada and Pittsburgh Pirates standout Jung Ho Kang last season, Major League Baseball and the players union are reportedly close to changing the rules on sliding into second base.

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 1 day ago 12,285 reads 78 comments

  18. Johnny Manziel Ruptured Ex-Girlfriend's Eardrum, Says Her Lawyer

    Additional and gruesome details of Cleveland Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel 's alleged incident with ex-girlfriend Colleen Crowley emerged Monday...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 day ago 113,192 reads 0 comments

  19. Kobe Bryant Rises to Throw Down a Dunk, Lays It In

    Kobe Bryant has nothing left to prove, and he knows it. The Los Angeles Lakers star had plenty of time and space when rookie D'Angelo Russell lobbed a pass down the court during the second quarter of Monday's game against the Indiana Pacers ...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 1 day ago 24,137 reads 66 comments

  20. Tobias Harris Injury: Updates on Magic Forward's Ankle and Return

    The Orlando Magic announced starting small forward Tobias Harris will be sidelined for Monday’s road contest against the Atlanta Hawks because of a sore left ankle...

    Daniel Kramer Written by Daniel Kramer about 1 day ago 710 reads 0 comments

  21. Every 2016 NBA All-Star's Most Mind-Numbing Stat

    If you're an NBA All-Star, you're probably putting up some big numbers. Such is the case for each of the 24 players who will be representing their teams and conferences in Toronto this coming weekend...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 1 day ago 100,082 reads 133 comments

  22. Tom Coughlin Comments on Not Having a Coaching Job, Possibly Retiring

    Tom Coughlin doesn't like being away from coaching. On Monday, the two-time Super Bowl-winning head coach said in an interview on Fox & Friends that he's still trying to ...

    Danny Webster Written by Danny Webster about 1 day ago 8,310 reads 12 comments

  23. Jameer Nelson Injury: Updates on Nuggets PG's Wrist and Return

    Denver Nuggets guard Jameer Nelson appears to be getting healthier but is still doubtful for his team's game Monday against the Brooklyn Nets with a wrist injury. Continue for updates...

    Mike Norris Written by Mike Norris about 1 day ago 183 reads 0 comments

  24. Yankees and Cubs Have Beef in Twitter Poll Fight

    There's nothing like a good, old-fashioned baseball brawl via social media. The New York Yankees and Chicago Cubs cleared their figurative dugouts for a Twitter fight on Monday ...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 1 day ago 84,452 reads 65 comments

  25. Bill Romanowski Responds to Criticism of Cam Newton Comments After Super Bowl 50

    Former Denver Broncos linebacker Bill Romanowski criticized Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton for cutting his press conference short after Denver's 24-10 victory Sunday in Super Bowl 50...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 1 day ago 86,000 reads 0 comments