Sports: Professional

Aug. 29, 2014 @ 12:52 AM

Panthers blank Steelers 10-0 in preseason finale

Cam Newton plans to have a very different view the next time he sees the Pittsburgh Steelers.


Aug. 28, 2014 @ 06:11 PM

Stewart returning to competition after fatal crash

Tony Stewart will return to Sprint Cup competition Sunday night at Atlanta Motor Speedway, ending a three-race hiatus taken after he struck and killed a fellow driver during a dirt-track race.


Aug. 27, 2014 @ 11:59 PM

Kenseth likes title chances despite lack of wins

Matt Kenseth was a five-time winner this time last year and an established championship threat. He doesn't feel any less confident about his title chances this season even though he has not visited Victory Lane.


Aug. 27, 2014 @ 11:53 PM

What to watch at US Open: Bellis, 15, back at it

American teen CiCi Bellis returns to action at the U.S. Open on Thursday, two days after becoming the youngest player to win a match in the tournament since 1996.


Aug. 27, 2014 @ 04:55 PM

NFL suspends Browns star WR Gordon for 2014 season

Josh Gordon's wait is over, and so is his 2014 season. Now the star wide receiver's career is in peril.


Aug. 26, 2014 @ 08:03 PM

American teen stuns Cibulkova at US Open

American teen CiCi Bellis became the youngest player to win a U.S. Open match since 1996 — almost three years before she was born — when she stunned Australian Open runner-up Dominika Cibulkova.


Aug. 26, 2014 @ 06:12 PM

Kevin Love pledges commitment to Cavs

Kevin Love's phone rang in July and LeBron James asked the All-Star forward if he wanted to play with him in Cleveland.


Aug. 26, 2014 @ 06:05 PM

Rivera says Webb to stick with Panthers

Joe Webb knew coming into training camp he'd need a break or two to make the Carolina Panthers roster.


Aug. 26, 2014 @ 06:01 PM

Lewis out at quarterback in Buffalo

Thad Lewis is out and Jordan Palmer is in following the Buffalo Bills' late preseason shuffle of backup quarterbacks.


Aug. 25, 2014 @ 11:54 PM

Orioles hit 5 HRs in 9-1 win over Rays

Delmon Young, J.J. Hardy and Chris Davis homered in succession during a six-run fifth inning, and the Baltimore Orioles cruised past the Tampa Bay Rays 9-1 Monday night to end a three-game losing streak.