Sports: Professional

Oct. 24, 2014 @ 05:23 PM

Back injury forces Steve Nash to miss upcoming 2014-15 season

Steve Nash hoped for one more chance to show off his playmaking skills after fighting injuries and time for two miserable years with the Los Angeles Lakers.


Oct. 24, 2014 @ 05:31 PM

Dante Cunningham aims for a new chance

It was after 4 a.m. when Dante Cunningham pulled his truck back into the driveway of his suburban Minneapolis home and saw the police waiting for him.


Oct. 23, 2014 @ 06:50 PM

World Series shifts to Giants Park

Eric Hosmer is eager to see what makes San Francisco's waterfront ballpark unique.


Oct. 23, 2014 @ 07:05 PM

Royals beat Giants 7-2 to even World Series

Salvador Perez shouted at Hunter Strickland, who shouted right back. The Kansas City Royals streamed from their dugout, the San Francisco Giants from their own. And for a tense moment in the sixth inning Wednesday night, Kauffman Stadium was consumed by chaos.


Oct. 22, 2014 @ 10:04 PM

Giants ease past Royals 7-1 in Series opener

Win or lose, Jake Peavy is a treat to watch when he pitches.


Oct. 21, 2014 @ 11:43 PM

Hornets aspire to take the next step

New name. New uniforms. And, most importantly, newfound confidence.


Oct. 21, 2014 @ 11:27 PM

Wozniacki defeats Sharapova at WTA Finals

Caroline Wozniacki credited her training for next month's New York Marathon as a key factor in her victory over Maria Sharapova in a grueling three-set match in the WTA Finals on Tuesday.


Oct. 21, 2014 @ 11:46 PM

Panthers defense looking to fix errors

Linebacker Thomas Davis takes little solace in the fact the Panthers are still alone in first place in the NFC South.


Oct. 20, 2014 @ 10:56 PM

Keselowski's title hopes still intact at Talladega

Brad Keselowski packed a punch on the track, the only place that mattered after a controversial week.


Oct. 20, 2014 @ 11:00 PM

Manning breaks Favre's touchdown record

Peyton Manning broke Brett Favre's NFL record for touchdown passes with No. 509. He didn't stop there, either.