WWE legend "Rowdy" Roddy Piper died after suffering a heart attack in his Hollywood home. He was 61.
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Jarrett Parker hit a double, home run and drove in three runs to help the Sacramento RiverCats to a 5-1 victory over the 51s in a Pacific Coast League game Friday in Sacramento, Calif.
A breakdown of the fights on the main card of UFC 190 today in Rio de Janeiro, except for the two season title fights for the Brazilian version of "The Ultimate Fighter":
The Paseo Verde Little League ousted defending U.S. champion Mountain Ridge 6-4 for the state championship on Tuesday. Now the team is looking for donations to help offset the cost of traveling to the Western Regional, which begins Aug. 9 in San Bernardino, Calif.
Other than going 2-10 or 2-11 most seasons, and having spectators depart Sam Boyd Stadium in mass-exodus-style after the third quarter, the UNLV football program mostly is bereft of tradition.
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The Sacramento Kings hired Hall of Famer Nancy Lieberman as an assistant coach on Friday.
The National Football League and its players union asked a U.S. judge on Friday to decide whether to uphold New England Patriots star quarterback Tom Brady's four-game suspension in the "Deflategate" case by Sept. 4, before the season begins.
Named the NFL's first female coach this week by the Arizona Cardinals, Jen Welter is a bit annoyed that her historic hiring has been overshadowed by news of Tom Brady's four-game suspension being upheld by the league.
Buffalo Bills running back LeSean McCoy told reporters at training camp Friday that there was nothing shady about the private "females only" party he canceled Sunday amid controversy.
A rare pre-Civil War baseball card that was handed down as an heirloom within the family of a ballplayer for more than 150 years fetched $179,250 at an auction in Chicago on Thursday.
Rickie Fowler finished his first round at the Quicken Loans National in style, making a hole-in-one on the 200-yard ninth hole.
Tampa Bay Buccaneers head coach Lovie Smith named Jameis Winston as the team's starting quarterback on Friday.
Quarterback Russell Wilson and the Seattle Seahawks agreed to a four-year contract extension Friday.
Beijing was chosen by the International Olympic Committee to host the 2022 Winter Olympics on Friday, becoming the first city to be awarded both the summer and winter Games.
At least five teams were in hot pursuit of David Price, the ace lefty put in the display window by the Detroit Tigers, and he's not going to the team that needed him most, a team that normally goes on shopping sprees with a credit card and mortgages the future by dealing prospects.
While we wait for football season to start, some of the big names who switched teams before today's baseball trade deadline will be on display this weekend in several marquee matchups in the majors highlighted by the Washington Nationals vs. New York Mets and the Los Angeles Angels vs. Los Angeles Dodgers.
If there were any doubts about the glamour division in horse racing, the question will be answered this weekend.
Kevin Frandsen drove in three runs to help Sacramento beat the 51s 4-2 on Thursday in a Pacific Coast League game in Sacramento, Calif.
UNLV's football game against Brigham Young, originally scheduled for this season, will be played Nov. 11, 2017, at Sam Boyd Stadium.
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Defending champion Ohio State will open the season with the No. 1 ranking in the Amway Coaches Poll, receiving 62 of 64 first-place votes in the preseason picks released Thursday.
Not since Spaulding Smails found a Baby Ruth bar floating in the pool at Bushwood Country Club in "Caddyshack" has there been such a blatant breach of golf etiquette as what's been going on in Norway.
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