Sports: Professional

Sep. 19, 2014 @ 01:59 AM

MLB Roundup: A's out of top wild-card spot, Texas sweeps

Sonny Gray and the Oakland Athletics fell out of the top AL wild-card spot with a 7-2 loss to Texas on Thursday that gave the Rangers a three-game sweep.

Sep. 19, 2014 @ 01:33 AM

Humiliating night for Bucs, lose to Falcons 56-14

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers know a thing or two about humiliating losses. After all, this is the franchise that dropped its first 26 games.

Sep. 19, 2014 @ 05:24 PM

Krzyzewski: Coaching US is no unfair edge at Duke

Mike Krzyzewski says his side job as coach of U.S. national team does not give him an unfair advantage at Duke.

Sep. 17, 2014 @ 10:54 PM

Panthers remove DE Greg Hardy from active roster

The Panthers finally made a decision on Greg Hardy: the Pro Bowl defensive end will not play anymore games for Carolina until his domestic violence case is resolved.

Sep. 17, 2014 @ 10:41 PM

Petty planning to run 2 full-time cars next year

Richard Petty Motorsports insisted Wednesday it is committed to running two cars in 2015 despite losing driver Marcos Ambrose and primary sponsor Stanley in the span of five days.

Sep. 17, 2014 @ 10:31 PM

Cardinals' Dwyer arrested on assault charges

Arizona Cardinals running back Jonathan Dwyer was arrested Wednesday on aggravated assault charges in connection with two altercations at his home in July involving a woman and their 18-month-old child, the latest in a string of such cases involving NFL players.

Sep. 16, 2014 @ 09:50 PM

Grand jury to weigh case of NASCAR's Tony Stewart

The decision whether to charge three-time NASCAR champion Tony Stewart in the August death of a fellow driver at a sprint car race in upstate New York will be up to a grand jury.

Sep. 16, 2014 @ 11:38 PM

Criticism mounting for Vikings, Adrian Peterson

For as long as he's been in the NFL, Adrian Peterson has been one of the most popular and most marketable stars in the league, an approachable superstar with the kind of inspirational comeback story that made him an endorser's dream.


Sep. 16, 2014 @ 07:17 PM

McIlroy wins PGA player of the year award

Rory McIlroy is the Vardon Trophy winner and the PGA of America's player of the year for the second time.

Sep. 16, 2014 @ 07:06 PM

Braves' new stadium has a name

The Braves are still more than two years away from moving into their new suburban ballpark.