Back in the playoffs after 29 years, the Kansas City Royals ran wild and outlasted Oakland in a thrilling opener to baseball’s postseason.
The Federal Communications Commission is considering whether to punish broadcasters for using the moniker of the Washington NFL team, the Redskins, a word many consider a slur to Native Americans, the agency’s chairman indicated on Tuesday.
The decision would prevent Bishop Gorman, ranked No. 1 in the country, from playing in a national title football game set for Dec. 27 in Florida. But the decision wouldn’t stop Findlay Prep for playing for a national title in basketball.
LeBron James doesn’t know whether he’ll take another shot at Olympic gold.
The Los Angeles Clippers no longer have the issues involving Donald Sterling to distract them, which means the team can get back to business with the basketball.
Americans are tuning into NFL football in greater numbers than last year, according to early season viewership figures, signaling the league’s fumbled handling of domestic violence cases has not dented its overall popularity.
Colorado State’s 24-21 victory at Boston College was the first notable victory for the Mountain West. It also showed the Rams will be a contender in the conference.
The U.S. Federal Communications Commission on Tuesday voted unanimously to eliminate a decades-old rule that has prohibited pay-TV providers from airing some home sports games, such as NFL football, if tickets to those games did not sell out.
Roughly 12 hours after embattled Michigan coach Brady Hoke said he’d been given no indication that quarterback Shane Morris had been diagnosed with a concussion, athletic director Dave Brandon revealed in a post-midnight statement that the sophomore did appear to have sustained one.
Developer Anschutz Entertainment Group (AEG) asked Los Angeles on Monday to give it more time to lure a pro football team back to the city and start building a $1.2 billion stadium downtown.