Sports: Professional

Aug. 21, 2014 @ 10:52 PM

Angels' Richards out for season with knee injury

The Los Angeles Angels are going to be without Garrett Richards for a playoffs run.


Aug. 21, 2014 @ 01:02 PM

US women beat Switzerland in Cary

Megan Rapinoe scored just three minutes into the game, and the United States got three goals in the second half to beat Switzerland 4-1 Wednesday night.


Aug. 20, 2014 @ 11:08 PM

Tony Stewart skips third race after Ward's death

Tony Stewart will not race Saturday night at Bristol Motor Speedway, the third Sprint Cup race he's skipped since his car struck and killed Kevin Ward Jr. during a sprint car race.


Aug. 20, 2014 @ 10:58 PM

Panthers look to make history, repeat in NFC South

Cam Newton and the Carolina Panthers will need to rewrite history if they hope to repeat as NFC South champions this season.


Aug. 20, 2014 @ 01:09 AM

Nationals win 8th straight, beat Diamondbacks 8-1

Washington scored six runs in the third inning and ran its winning streak to eight games with a rout of Arizona.


Aug. 19, 2014 @ 09:26 PM

Browns not ready to name starting quarterback

This summer saga, packed with drama, celebrity and clumsiness, isn't quite over for the Browns.


Aug. 19, 2014 @ 12:39 AM

Manziel struggles in Browns' loss to Redskins

Johnny Manziel and Brian Hoyer didn't make Mike Pettine's decision any easier. Good luck picking a starting quarterback after this mess, Coach.


Aug. 18, 2014 @ 05:58 PM

Rivera: Panthers could be 'dynamic' with Stewart

Panthers running back Jonathan Stewart reminded teammates, fans and upcoming opponents just how dangerous he is with the ball in his hands, rushing for two touchdowns in Carolina's 28-16 preseason win over the Kansas City Chiefs.


Aug. 18, 2014 @ 05:38 PM

Nadal withdraws from US Open

Reigning champion Rafael Nadal pulled out of the U.S. Open because of an injury for the second time in three years Monday, leaving Novak Djokovic and Roger Federer as the men to beat at the year's last Grand Slam tournament.


Aug. 17, 2014 @ 11:57 PM

Newton, Stewart lead Panthers past Chiefs, 28-16

Cam Newton made a successful return following ankle surgery, Jonathan Stewart ran for two touchdowns and the Carolina Panthers beat the Kansas City Chiefs 28-16 on Sunday night.