WOULD A SLOW NBA TRADE DEADLINE HINT AT SUMMER FIREWORKS?

The NBA trade deadline is shaping up to be quieter than usual, as many contenders have already played their cards and numerous stars...

LARRY FITZGERALD WENT GOLFING WITH BARACK OBAMA AND HIT A HOLE-IN-ONE

On the "majestic" course at Seminole Golf Club in Juno Beach, Fla., Fitzgerald tallies another highlight-reel moment.

 
 
 

UFC'S DANA WHITE DEFENDS GREG HARDY'S PLACE IN FIGHT NIGHT 143: ‘HE'S PAID HIS DUES'

ESPN's Ariel Helwani called UFC "tone-deaf" for keeping Hardy on the same card as alleged domestic assault victim Rachel Ostovich.

AMANDA ANISIMOVA BARELY HAS A DRIVER'S LICENSE. SHE'S THE AUSTRALIAN OPEN'S BIGGEST SURPRISE

Anisimova upset two seeded players and became the youngest American woman in the open's fourth round since Jennifer Capriati in 1993.

 
 
 

THE BEAL BOUNCE-BACK: WIZARDS GUARD AGAIN SHOWS FOURTH QUARTER METTLE IN WIN OVER KNICKS

Bradley Beal knows how to finish strong, even after three poor quarters. He ranks within the top 10 of all NBA players in fourth-quarter...

JAY WRIGHT KNEW VILLANOVA BASKETBALL WOULDN'T CRUISE THIS SEASON, BUT HE'S ENJOYING SOME OF THE BUMPS

“At this stage of my career, doing something that feels different is healthy,” said the coach of the defending national champion, which...

 
 
 

JESSE JACKSON SAYS TRUMP SERVING FAST FOOD TO CLEMSON FOOTBALL TEAM WAS ‘DISGRACEFUL'

"The national champions deserved better," Jackson told the Greenville News.

JAYSON WERTH WEIGHS IN ON ‘THE LITTLE FURRY CREATURE' BRYCE HARPER'S FREE AGENCY

The retired Werth has no idea where his former Nationals teammate will sign, but he says he'll "be in the woods or something" when...

 
 
 

MATT HASSELBECK SAYS A PLAYOFF CONTENDER CALLED HIM ABOUT PLAYING IN 2018

The 43-year-old former quarterback hasn't taken a snap since the 2015 season.

TRE JONES INJURY DAMPENS DUKE-VIRGINIA MATCHUP, BUT BLUE DEVILS PLAY THE LONG GAME

Getting the point guard back healthy to set up the Blue Devils' offense and spur their defense is far more important than a single...

 
 
 

WITH EYE ‘BACK TO NORMAL,' CAPITALS GOALTENDER BRADEN HOLTBY TO START VS. NEW YORK ISLANDERS

Capitals goaltender Braden Holtby said his eye is “back to normal,” so he'll be back in net on Friday night against the New York Islanders,...

AFTER GOING VIRAL, JETS COACH ADAM GASE SAYS TV AND THE INTERNET ARE ‘POLLUTION OF THE BRAIN'

The 40-year-old says Twitter, Instagram and television are irrelevant to him.

 
 
 

IT'S THE SAME VIRGINIA BASKETBALL TEAM HEADING INTO DUKE SHOWDOWN - ONLY BETTER

The Cavaliers are surging in just about every category, not just their signature defense. Virginia Tech Coach Buzz Williams put it...

BLACKHAWKS ARE PAYING A STEEP PRICE FOR CHAMPIONSHIP RUN

A lack of depth and production on both sides of the ice has caused Chicago to languish at the bottom of the standings.

 
 
 

FRANCES TIAFOE CHANNELS LEBRON JAMES WITH HIS CELEBRATIONS AT AUSTRALIAN OPEN

The Maryland native imitated the Lakers star's 'Silencer' celebration on Friday after advancing to the fourth round of a Grand Slam...

FOR ALL OF THEIR GREATNESS, THE PATRIOTS HAVEN'T WON A ROAD PLAYOFF GAME SINCE 2007

The Patriots' glaring vulnerability during the dominant run of Coach Bill Belichick and quarterback Tom Brady is their 3-4 record in...

 
 
 

IN TRAGEDIES' WAKE, ANDY REID AND THE CHIEFS FOUND SUCCESS THROUGH SECOND CHANCES

A coach whose family has experienced demons has Kansas City is one win from its first Super Bowl, thanks in part to gambles on players...

TV AND RADIO LISTINGS: JANUARY 18

Your daily guide to the world of sports on television and radio.

 
 
 

FEDERER MARKS 100TH MATCH ON ROD LAVER ARENA WITH 3-SET WIN

After beating 21-year-old American Taylor Fritz 6-2, 7-5, 6-2 on Friday in his 100th match on Rod Laver Arena, and reaching the Round...

GREGG POPOVICH NON-COMMITTAL REGARDING FUTURE AS COACH OF THE SPURS

After 22 years coaching on San Antonio, one of the greatest ever may be getting ready to hang it up.

 
 
 



Dez Bryant throws apparent shade after Dallas Cowboys part with Scott Linehan

Dez Bryant throws apparent shade after Dallas Cowboys part with Scott Linehan

Dez Bryant had a reaction for the Dallas Cowboys after the team parted with offensive coordinator Scott Linehan. It wasn't kind. Read more ...

Underdog Patriots face top seed KC. Yes, you read that right

Underdog Patriots face top seed KC. Yes, you read that right

Tom Brady is playing up the underdog role this week as the New England Patriots prepare to play the Kansas City Chiefs in the AFC championship game Read more ...

Rutgers Football Announces Spring Camp & Scarlet-White Game Dates

Rutgers Football Announces Spring Camp & Scarlet-White Game Dates

Rutgers football announced on Thursday night via its twitter account that spring practice will begin on Friday, March 8th, which is seven weeks away. It will conclude with the... Read more ...

Soup's off: Peters, Payton downplay gumbo beef in big game

Soup's off: Peters, Payton downplay gumbo beef in big game

Afterward, Payton acknowledged the Saints had targeted Peters because they liked the matchup with Thomas - a bold statement to make about a former Pro Bowl cornerback. That... Read more ...

Wendell Carter Jr. injury update: Bulls C expected to be out 8 to 12 weeks...

Wendell Carter Jr. injury update: Bulls C expected to be out 8 to 12 weeks after surgery

The rookie sustained a thumb injury in a game versus the Lakers on Jan. 15 and is expected to undergo surgery, the team announced Friday. Read more ...

Cris Carter says Tyreek Hill is the X-Factor for the Chiefs in this...

Cris Carter says Tyreek Hill is the X-Factor for the Chiefs in this weekend's AFC Championship

Cris Carter and Nick Wright preview the AFC Championship game between New England Patriots and the Kansas City Chiefs. Cris explains why he thinks Tyreek Hill will have a big... Read more ...

Nuggets G Isaiah Thomas hopeful to return by mid-February, report says

Nuggets G Isaiah Thomas hopeful to return by mid-February, report says

There is "hope among Thomas and the Nuggets organization" he will return sometime during the team's Feb. 11-13 homestand. Read more ...

Phil Mickelson shoots 68 to take 2-shot lead into weekend

Phil Mickelson shoots 68 to take 2-shot lead into weekend

Phil Mickelson birdied four of his last five holes in the Desert Classic to take a two-stroke lead into the weekend in his first event of the year Read more ...

Predators' Ryan Johansen suspended 2 games for high sticking on Jets' Mark...

Predators' Ryan Johansen suspended 2 games for high sticking on Jets' Mark Scheifele

This was no love tap. Read more ...

How have Unai Emery and Maurizio Sarri fared in England so far?

How have Unai Emery and Maurizio Sarri fared in England so far?

Arsenal and Chelsea meet at the Emirates Stadium on Saturday evening in a London derby that could prove pivotal to the outcome of both club's seasons. Six points currently... Read more ...