Ben Roethlisberger Says He Tore 3 Flexor Tendons off Bone, Talks Injury Rehab
Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger said Tuesday he tore three of the five flexor tendons attached to his elbow off the joint prior to his season-ending surgery last September...
Budenholzer, Donovan share NBCA Coach of the Year award
Aug 4 Two Italian girls whose rooftop tennis video went viral have received a surprise visit from Roger Federer.
The NFL has always prioritized competitive fairness. That won’t be possible this season.
Games could be rescheduled, teams could end up playing different numbers of games and key players could be put in quarantine as the NFL attempts to play a season amid the coronavirus pandemic.
‘Red Penguins’ Review: A Rowdy Look at Post-Soviet Russia
This new documentary tells the tale of the Americans who invested in Russia’s premier hockey team in the early 1990s. Unsurprisingly, things went awry.
AP sources: NFL opt-out deadline set, salary cap relief OK'd
NFL players who decide to opt out of the coming season must do so by Thursday afternoon, according to a person familiar with the agreement between the league and the players
Judge sentences ex-Michigan State gymnastics coach to 90 days in jail plus probation for lying in Nassar-related case
Minnesota star Rashod Bateman, likely first-round draft pick, opts out of 2020 season
Minnesota star receiver Rashod Bateman has opted out of the 2020 college football season and will prepare for the 2021 NFL Draft.
Big 12 to allow teams to play 1 nonconference football game
The Big 12's university presidents signed off on a 10-game schedule, adjusted to deal with potential disruptions from COVID-19
B.J. Armstrong on the night Kobe Bryant and Michael Jordan went at it — over dinner
B.J. Armstrong played with Michael Jordan and shared an agent with Kobe Bryant. One night he watched the legends lead a master class in basketball.
Pakistan's captain backs Babar Azam to show his credentials against England
‘He is up there with Steve Smith and Virat Kohli,’ says Azhar Ali Naseem Shah, aged 17, confirmed to play first Test at Old Trafford Azhar Ali believes his Pakistan batsmen are ready to take on Test cricket’s toughest away conditions and has tipped Babar Azam to show why he now belongs in the same bracket as Steve Smith and Virat Kohli. Until late last year such an endorsement of Babar’s credentials against the red ball would have been slightly fanciful with the right-hander, so formidable in...
Madrid Open tennis canceled because of virus spike in Spain
MADRID (AP) — The Madrid Open in September was canceled on Tuesday because of a new spike in coronavirus cases in Spain. The joint men’s and women’s tournament was originally scheduled in May, but moved when Spain became a hotbed for the virus. Its new slot in September allowed it again to be a major […]
Former Nathan Hale High standout Michael Porter Jr. scores 37 points for Denver Nuggets in overtime victory
Baseball teams try to adapt, find safe options on road trips
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Gone for now are the days of baseball players, often dirt-stained and still in uniform, gathering in the clubhouse to scarf down a late night meal before heading their separate ways until doing it all again some 24 hours later. The coronavirus pandemic has changed that cherished time when players could […]
Gator Bowl, among others, could rescue SEC vs. ACC regular-season rivalries
Florida vs. FSU and Georgia vs. Georgia Tech are two rivalry games eliminated from the 2020 SEC schedule that could be saved by bowls.
Where Michigan stands with top basketball recruiting targets
Michigan has at least two open scholarships for 2021-22 and could be looking to add a point guard and big man to its 2021 recruiting class.
Bay Area TV Sports: What to watch on Wednesday-Thursday
Wednesday TV/Radio Baseball Mets at Nationals 3 p.m. MLB Giants at Rockies 5:30 p.m. NBCBA 680 Rangers at A’s 6 p.m. NBCCA 960 Astros at Diamondbacks 6 p.m. MLB Golf U.S. Women’s Amateur 1 p.m. GOLF Horse racing Morning Line 9 a.m. TVG Saratoga Live 11 a.m. FS2 Coast to Coast noon TVG Trackside Live 3 p.m. NBCCA Race Night 5 p.m. TVG Motor sports Formula E Championship 5 a.m. FS2 […]
On the occasion of Jesús Luzardo’s first MLB start, a look at other noteworthy big league starts in A’s history
Pac-12 boycott threat: Examining the players’ demands and commissioner Larry Scott’s response, item by item