1. Is There Another Triple Crown Winner in This Year's Kentucky Derby Field?

    Horse racing savored a dream year in 2015, as American Pharoah brought throngs of fans to the track and elevated the sport by thundering home as the first Triple Crown winner in 37 years...

    Tom Weir Written by Tom Weir about 16 hours ago 3,902 reads 1 comments

  2. Toronto Raptors Still Have Much to Prove After Averting Disaster in Game 2

    It was another dreadful game for the Toronto Raptors ' All-Star backcourt, but the supporting cast kept the contest from being an outright catastrophe. Despite failing to protect several late-game leads —namely being up four with 45...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 16 hours ago 56,491 reads 227 comments

  3. Canelo Alvarez's Uphill Climb: Will a Mexican Fighter Be America's Boxing King?

    Oscar De La Hoya was teetering, his long reign as boxing's biggest star in serious jeopardy as he stepped into the ring against Floyd Mayweather Jr., a brash fighter in the beginning stages of reinventing how boxing is promoted in America...

    Jonathan  Snowden Written by Jonathan Snowden about 16 hours ago 17,261 reads 47 comments

  4. Bologna vs. AC Milan: Team News, Preview, Live Stream, TV Info

    AC Milan scrambles to recover after losing their hold on a European position in the table as they travel to Bologna for their penultimate game of the Serie A season. Date: Saturday, May 7 Time: 8:45 p...

    Sam Lopresti Written by Sam Lopresti about 17 hours ago 1,269 reads 5 comments

  5. Amobi Okoye Comments on Health, Potential NFL Comeback, More

    Amobi Okoye, a former first-round pick of the Houston Texans, said he is preparing for another comeback after overcoming a terrifying illness...

    Brian Marron Written by Brian Marron about 17 hours ago 2,997 reads 11 comments

  6. Kris Bryant Hits Ball off Michael Taylor's Glove and into Wrigley Field Ivy

    Remember losing the whiffle ball in the bushes as a kid? That’s what Chicago Cubs third baseman Kris Bryant did Thursday night...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 17 hours ago 10,208 reads 5 comments

  7. Tyronn Lue Comments on Charles Barkley, Defends Cavaliers' 3-Point Record

    The Cleveland Cavaliers thoroughly dominated the Atlanta Hawks on Wednesday, which prompted TNT analyst Charles Barkley to say Atlanta should “take somebody out” to change the tone of the playoff series, per Dave McMenamin of ESPN...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 17 hours ago 21,603 reads 28 comments

  8. WWE SmackDown Results: Winners, Grades, Reaction and Highlights from May 5

    WWE only has three weeks to build the card for Extreme Rules, which means the easiest way to feature established feuds is to have several rematches from Payback occupy the May 22 pay-per-view...

    The Doctor Chris Mueller Written by The Doctor Chris Mueller about 17 hours ago 48,551 reads 135 comments

  9. NHL Playoffs Roundup: Stars Tie Series as Blues Fail to Take Important Next Step

    The doubts about the St. Louis Blues are back. It’s true they sent the defending Stanley Cup champions packing in the first round and are technically the underdogs in their ...

    Steve Macfarlane Written by Steve Macfarlane about 17 hours ago 8,577 reads 19 comments

  10. 2016 NBA Draft Prospects: Breaking Down NBA Future of Michigan's Caris LeVert

    Caris LeVert 's draft stock could fluctuate more than any other player at the NBA Draft Combine, and he's not likely to even touch a basketball...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about 17 hours ago 271 reads 0 comments

  11. Heat vs. Raptors: Game 2 Video Highlights and Recap from 2016 NBA Playoffs

    The Toronto Raptors exorcised some Game 1 demons and nabbed a 96-92 overtime win over the Miami Heat on Thursday night to knot their Eastern Conference Semifinal series at one game apiece...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 17 hours ago 760 reads 30 comments

  12. Julian Jacobs Declares for 2016 NBA Draft: Latest Comments and Reaction

    USC point guard Julian Jacobs officially announced his decision to forgo his senior season and enter the 2016 NBA draft on Thursday. Jacobs told ESPN's Jeff Goodman that he will hire an agent and forgo the rest of his college eligibility...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 17 hours ago 2,686 reads 2 comments

  13. Tony La Russa Comments on Chip Hale's Future, State of Diamondbacks

    Arizona Diamondbacks chief baseball officer Tony La Russa disputed a report that manager Chip Hale's job may be in jeopardy...

    Brian Marron Written by Brian Marron about 17 hours ago 2,990 reads 3 comments

  14. Tottenham Should Embrace Surprising Status as Premier League Villains

    Tottenham Hotspur 's 2-2 draw with Chelsea on Monday handed Leicester City their unlikely Premier League title, but much of the post-match commentary has concerned the nature of the London derby...

    Sam Rooke Written by Sam Rooke about 17 hours ago 4,069 reads 14 comments

  15. Byron Scott on NBA Head Coaching: 'Loyalty Is Not What It Used to Be'

    Life as an NBA head coach is always spent dangling over the edge. Except for a precious few who are exempt from a sudden ax, the position comes with virtually no job security...

    Michael Pina Written by Michael Pina about 18 hours ago 26,500 reads 106 comments

  16. Erik Spoelstra Goes Nuts on Luol Deng for Slowly Inbounding Ball vs. Raptors

    When Miami Heat head coach Erik Spoelstra says to inbound the ball, he means now . Luol Deng found that out the hard way late in Thursday’s Game 2 overtime loss to the Toronto Raptors at Air Canada Centre...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 18 hours ago 27,483 reads 57 comments

  17. Torrey Smith, Garrett Celek Comment on Chip Kelly's Offense

    New San Francisco 49ers head coach Chip Kelly is instituting his fast-paced offense that once dubbed him as an offensive genius three years ago with the Philadelphia Eagles before being run out of town...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 18 hours ago 16,471 reads 44 comments

  18. Dwyane Wade, Kyle Lowry and Goran Dragic All Hit Clutch Shots in 4th Quarter

    The Miami Heat and Toronto Raptors traded clutch shots late in the fourth quarter of Game 2 at Air Canada Centre on Thursday. Dwyane Wade hit an isolation triple over Cory Joseph with 37...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 18 hours ago 10,619 reads 6 comments

  19. Heat vs. Raptors: Game 2 Score and Twitter Reaction from 2016 NBA Playoffs

    There was nothing pretty about it, but the Toronto Raptors prevented their title hopes from being placed on life support as they withstood a game-tying three-pointer from Goran Dragic with 10...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 18 hours ago 13,095 reads 280 comments

  20. Ohio State Football: True Freshmen Who Need to Make an Instant Impact in 2016

    Ohio State will field a very young team when it kicks off its 2016 campaign against Bowling Green this September, and with so many holes in the current depth chart, true freshmen ...

    David Regimbal Written by David Regimbal about 18 hours ago 906 reads 0 comments

  21. Larry Bird Comments on Frank Vogel, Pacers' Head Coach Search, More

    Indiana Pacers president of basketball operations Larry Bird announced Thursday that head coach Frank Vogel will not return to the team next season...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 19 hours ago 4,256 reads 10 comments

  22. The ACC's Most Indispensable Players for the 2016-17 CBB Season

    Malachi Richardson and London Perrantes might not be the best players in the ACC, but they are more indispensable to their schools than any other players in this conference...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 19 hours ago 9,424 reads 26 comments

  23. WWE Extreme Rules 2016: Titles Most Likely to Change Hands at Event

    WWE didn't waste any time making WWE Extreme Rules 2016 a fight for gold, not even waiting until the end of the last pay-per-view. In less than 24 hours following the end of Payback, three title matches were officially booked for WWE Extreme Rules...

    James Moffat Written by James Moffat about 20 hours ago 29,542 reads 68 comments

  24. How the Green Bay Packers Won the Draft by Building for the Future

    Green Bay Packers fans have an interesting relationship with the people who run their franchise. Despite a 77-34-1 record while the combination of general manager Ted Thompson, ...

    Justis Mosqueda Written by Justis Mosqueda about 20 hours ago 32,465 reads 10 comments

  25. Miguel Cabrera Hugs Indians Fan While Trying to Track Down Foul Ball

    What’s better than catching a foul ball? A hug. That was the case for Detroit Tigers first baseman Miguel Cabrera on Thursday at Progressive Field as he tried to track ...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 20 hours ago 19,029 reads 13 comments