Sports: Professional

Jan. 08, 2015 @ 03:24 PM

Aaron Hernandez prepares for murder trial

Aaron Hernandez was once one of the New England Patriots' biggest stars. A tight end who caught passes from Tom Brady and helped land his team a spot in the Super Bowl, he had a $40 million contract and fans willing to shell out $100 apiece for jerseys bearing his name and team number: 81.


Jan. 08, 2015 @ 03:14 PM

Atlanta Hawks owners pass plan to sell team, arena

The Atlanta Hawks are on the market.


Jan. 06, 2015 @ 03:51 PM

NJ Gov. Chris Christie's love for Dallas Cowboys dates back to childhood

Chris Christie loves the Dallas Cowboys. Not only is he not ashamed of it, he wants you to know it.


Jan. 06, 2015 @ 03:45 PM

Talented quartet elected to baseball Hall of Fame

Randy Johnson, Pedro Martinez and John Smoltz, a trio of star pitchers who dominated in an era of offense, were elected to baseball's Hall of Fame on Tuesday along with Craig Biggio, the first time since 1955 writers selected four players in one year.


Jan. 06, 2015 @ 03:38 PM

Waiters traded to OKC; Smith and Shumpert traded to Cavs

The Cavaliers tried to make it work with Dion Waiters. They couldn't wait any longer.


Dec. 27, 2014 @ 12:15 PM

Panthers, Falcons battle for division title

The Panthers-Falcons winner-take-all game for the NFC South title is a strange affair.


Dec. 26, 2014 @ 12:28 PM

Heat defeat Cavs in LeBron's return to Miami

LeBron James and Dwyane Wade wrapped each other in a pregame embrace, chatted and laughed at halftime, then hugged again after the final buzzer.


Dec. 26, 2014 @ 12:21 PM

Westbrook's double-double lifts Thunder past Spurs

Russell Westbrook smiled as he walked off the court in San Antonio, blowing a kiss to a spectator and waving at the few Oklahoma City Thunder fans in attendance.


Dec. 23, 2014 @ 05:22 PM

Cowboys' McClain loses house to fire

A witness reported seeing a car speeding away from the exclusive neighborhood where a suspicious fire gutted a mansion owned by Dallas Cowboys linebacker Rolando McClain, a police spokesman said Tuesday.


Dec. 23, 2014 @ 05:11 PM

Panthers counting on Jonathan Stewart versus Falcons

In their quest to become the first team to repeat as NFC South champions, the Carolina Panthers will lean heavily on healthy running back Jonathan Stewart.