The Orlando Magic named Scott Skiles as head coach on Friday with hopes that the former Magic fan favorite can lead the team back to the NBA playoffs for the first time since 2012.
A big Mets fan, Jon Stewart interviewed New York ace Matt Harvey on “The Daily Show” during an entertaining segment Thursday night.
When John Wall was recently left off the All-NBA teams (first, second and third), the Washington Wizards guard was upset, posting on his Twitter account, “More Motivation…Keep Sleeping!!”
If Prince Fielder can’t partake in nachos, then apparently nobody else at the ballpark can, either.
While it remains to be seen if LeBron James will bring an NBA title to Cleveland, he’s already helped inspire a boy who wore James’ Cavaliers jersey under his dress shirt on stage Thursday en route to being named co-champion of the 2015 Scripps National Spelling Bee.
Former Vanderbilt guard Dai-Jon Parker died Thursday after drowning while tubing in Indiana. He was 22 years old.
It’s a new era for UNLV football. And they’re letting everyone know with the video below.
Running back Adrian Peterson, the only player on the Minnesota Vikings’ roster who did not show up for the first week of OTAs, kept his name in the headlines Thursday.
Apparently, all but one Kentucky basketball fan was devastated this season when the Wildcats fell short in their quest to become the first team since the 1976 Indiana Hoosiers to win the national title with a perfect record.
After NBA Most Valuable Player Stephen Curry had a scary fall in Game 4 in Houston, fellow Golden State Warriors guard Klay Thompson took a nasty knee to the head from Trevor Ariza on Wednesday in Game 5.
New York Mets rookie pitcher Noah Syndergaard — aka “Thor” for his stature, blonde hair and last name that sounds like the superhero’s home planet of Asgard — hammered his first big-league home run in Wednesday’s 7-0 win over the Phillies.
Tom Thibodeau was fired by the Chicago Bulls on Thursday, ending a mostly successful run as head coach with 255 wins in five seasons.
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