Sports

Aug. 15, 2014 @ 09:14 PM

Rose's new beginning starts right at home

For Derrick Rose, it is a new beginning. And it starts on his home court.


Aug. 16, 2014 @ 07:33 AM

Six teams to meet at Southern for jamboree

Less than a week before opening night, six football teams will scrimmage today at Southern Vance High in the annual Pigskin Jamboree.


Aug. 15, 2014 @ 03:47 PM

Villegas opens with 63 to lead Wyndham's low-scoring round

After opening with a 7-under 63 on Thursday, Camilo Villegas hopes to keep it going during the second round of the final event before the PGA Tour playoffs.


Aug. 15, 2014 @ 09:33 AM

Embattled NASCAR driver skipping race

Tony Stewart will not race Sunday at Michigan International Speedway, skipping a second straight NASCAR Sprint Cup race since striking and killing a driver in a dirt-track race at a small New York track.


Aug. 15, 2014 @ 09:36 AM

Durant's exit adding to a bumpy ride

Just making it to the World Cup of Basketball is proving to be quite a chore for the U.S. national team.


Aug. 15, 2014 @ 09:39 AM

Bite of penalty lessened for sidelined Suarez

Luis Suarez says he's ready to put his latest episode of gross misconduct behind him after his first practice with Barcelona, a day after his suspension for biting an opponent was softened.


Aug. 15, 2014 @ 09:37 AM

New commissioner picked by owners

Minutes after he was elected baseball's 10th commissioner, Rob Manfred didn't want to discuss what great issues he expects to take on when he succeeds Bud Selig on Jan. 25.


Aug. 15, 2014 @ 09:25 AM

Speedy Gordon sparks Dodgers, 6-4

The Dodgers got two stolen bases and four runs from Dee Gordon, beating Atlanta 6-4 on Thursday to become the first NL team with 70 wins.


Aug. 14, 2014 @ 12:07 AM

Plenty on the line at Wyndham Championship

There's always plenty on the line at the Wyndham Championship — in addition to the tournament itself.


Aug. 14, 2014 @ 12:04 AM

Woods pulls out of US Ryder Cup consideration

Tiger Woods removed himself from consideration for the Ryder Cup team Wednesday evening with a clear message that he is not healthy enough to play.