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NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell and players’ union chief DeMaurice Smith are meeting Tuesday to discuss the league’s personal conduct policy.
Your father is arguably the greatest basketball player his college has produced. Yet you’re willing to follow in his footsteps, deal with all the pressure and unrealistic expectations? Of course you will. Especially if you’re Gary Payton’s son and you’re comfortable in your own skin.
Hall of Fame basketball coach Jerry Tarkanian was released from Valley Hospital Medical Center on Monday night after spending almost a week at the facility.
UNLV’s football team is putting Saturday’s 37-35 loss at Hawaii in the past. The Rebels have enough to think about with UNR coming to town this weekend.
The Ravens own seven wins this season — the same total as every other team in the AFC North this season — but after pummeling the New Orleans Saints 34-27 Monday night at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome, Baltimore is looking for a lot more.
The Buffalo Bills overcame the loss of home ground advantage and a lack of practice to trounce the New York Jets 38-3 in Detroit on Monday.
A mass was discovered on the chest of Kansas Chiefs safety Eric Berry, and the team’s trainer said it could be lymphoma, the team announced Monday.
Cleveland Browns general manager Ray Farmer said Monday that the team is investigating reports of a fight that took place at an upscale apartment in downtown Cleveland on Friday night that involved rookie quarterback Johnny Manziel.
Tom Brady, playing on the 14th anniversary of his first NFL snap, handled the top-ranked defense in the NFL and led the New England Patriots to their seventh straight win, a 34-9 rout of the Detroit Lions on Sunday. Here’s a look at NFL Week 12.
College basketball player Lauren Hill’s Indiana high school retired her jersey number this weekend in honor of her inspirational fight to continue playing despite having brain cancer.
Free agent third baseman Pablo Sandoval is leaving his heart in San Francisco and heading cross-country to Beantown.
The clock didn’t work in UNLV’s favor on Saturday at Hawaii. Now time is about to run out on the Rebels’ season, and they have to quickly bounce back from the tough loss with UNR coming to town.
To say Bruce Pearl missed coaching basketball is like saying Dick Vitale missed being away from the microphone to call college hoops on television after throat surgery.
Remember the first week of the NFL season? Tom Brady faded in the Miami heat, and the New England Patriots raised the curtain on their season with a weak opening act.
Pop singer Katy Perry will headline the halftime entertainment at February’s Super Bowl, the most-watched U.S. sporting and television event, according to an announcement by the National Football League on Sunday.
Jermaine Jones grabbed an 85th-minute winner as the New England Revolution beat the New York Red Bulls 2-1 in the Major League Soccer’s Eastern Conference final on Sunday. The Galaxy beat Seattle 1-0 in their first leg of the MLS’s Western Conference.
Pahranagat Valley’s football team hadn’t trailed in a game all year. But in Saturday’s Division IV state championship game, the Panthers trailed Spring Mountain by two points at halftime. The deficit didn’t last long.
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Back home in New Hampshire, my buddy’s father, “Big Pete,” was a bookie. After our group of friends graduated from high school, he was gracious enough to take our action and, most of the time, our money.
Moapa Valley advanced to the state football championship game four straight years from 2009 to 2012 and didn’t come away with a title.
There are different kinds of wins in sports. Ones when you outplay an opponent. Ones when you don’t and still succeed. Ones when you make your owns breaks. Ones when the other guys break down. UNLV’s basketball team had another kind Saturday. “This was a character win,” Rebels coach Dave Rice said.
A furious rally by quarterback Blake Decker couldn’t survive the magic of a touchdown pass with no time on the clock, and Hawaii defeated UNLV, 37-35, on Saturday night in Honolulu.