Sports: Professional

Apr. 22, 2014 @ 12:13 AM

Gattis delivers in extras

Another strong outing from Julio Teheran. Another clutch hit by Evan Gattis. It added up to another win for the Atlanta Braves.

Apr. 21, 2014 @ 11:47 PM

Bobcats' Jefferson: I'll play in Game 2 vs. Heat

Bobcats center Al Jefferson said that while his left foot remains extremely sore, he plans to play in Game 2 of the best-of-seven playoff series Wednesday night against Miami Heat.

Apr. 21, 2014 @ 11:43 PM

Woodson, Corbin fired: Adelman decides to retire

Mike Woodson and Tyrone Corbin lost their jobs, and Rick Adelman decided it was time to walk away from his.

Apr. 21, 2014 @ 11:40 PM

Pinehurst No. 2 ready for double dip of U.S. opens

Pinehurst No. 2 is ready for its double dip of U.S. opens.

Apr. 21, 2014 @ 11:31 PM

Boston Marathon winner 'blessed to be an American'

"The Star-Spangled Banner" played over Boylston Street in honor of an American winner of the Boston Marathon.

One year after a bombing there killed three people and left more than 260 injured, Meb Keflezighi added Boston to a resume that includes the New York City Marathon title in 2009 and a silver medal in the 2004 Olympics.

Apr. 21, 2014 @ 02:35 AM

Kuchar rallies from four back to win RBC Heritage

Matt Kuchar saw his well-struck 5-iron on the 18th hole at the RBC Heritage come up way short of the target and settle in a front bunker.

Apr. 21, 2014 @ 01:27 AM

NBA Roundup: Wizards rally in opener

Nene dominated with 24 points, Trevor Ariza scored 18, and the Washington Wizards rallied from 13 down to beat the Chicago Bulls 102-93 in their playoff opener on Sunday night.

Apr. 20, 2014 @ 09:21 PM

James, Wade lead Heat past Bobcats in Game 1

Each of the last two Miami championship runs has been highlighted by moments where a sharpshooter enters a game and immediately provides a surprise spark.

Apr. 20, 2014 @ 01:21 PM

Hometown favorite wants to win Boston, for Boston

Shalane Flanagan grew up in nearby Marblehead with a reverence for the Boston Marathon and dreamed, like many locals and foreign runners alike, that she would win the race someday.

Apr. 20, 2014 @ 01:17 PM

Rampant Liverpool closes on Premier League title

What was looking like a gripping finale to the Premier League title race is starting to turn into a procession for Liverpool.