The NASCAR world celebrated the No. 48 driver’s 20-year career Wednesday, but the old dog is still learning new tricks.
When Bud Grant was stricken with polio as a kid, iron lungs were used to treat the disease. Precursors to modern breathing machines, iron lungs didn’t completely cure polio victims but they did save lives.
The context to pretty much everything that head coach Tim Jankovich talks about as it relates to SMU basketball has to have a caveat.
NEW YORK (AP) — Heisman Trophy winner Joe Burrow and Ohio State edge rusher Chase Young are among 58 prospects who will participate virtually in the NFL draft next week that will double as a telethon to raise money to fight the coronavirus crisis.
For San Diego State center Nathan Mensah, coronavirus social-distancing mandates have meant for everyone else what it did for him over the past three months.
LOS ANGELES — The Rams moved to cut ties with another key offensive player Thursday, working out the details of trading receiver Brandin Cooks to the Houston Texans, a person with knowledge of the situation but not authorized to speak publicly said.
As professional athletes experience abnormal daily schedules that include idleness and boredom, more and more players are heading out to their backyards, driveways or empty garages to post quarantine workouts on their social media handles.
PHILADELPHIA — Carter Hart’s first full NHL season has gone well, but he knows a goalie’s reputation is built on the way he plays in the Stanley Cup playoffs, which may or may not be held because of the coronavirus pandemic.
PHILADELPHIA — There are lots of words that NFL fans dread hearing from their favorite team on draft day.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — UFC 249 was canceled Thursday after ESPN and parent company Disney stopped UFC President Dana White’s plan to keep fighting amid the coronavirus pandemic.
Now that it is mandated that he work from home, Falcons general manager Thomas Dimitroff has not cleared out such luxuries as a bed or a kitchen sink to make room for the oversized draft board. He hasn’t broken any neighborhood covenants by parking a CIA-surplus satellite truck in the drivew…
Hundreds of emails detailing the New Orleans Saints’ efforts to conduct damage control for the area's Roman Catholic archdiocese amid its clergy sexual abuse crisis should remain shielded from the public, a court official recommended Thursday.
MIAMI — “Connection” is a word that University of Miami athletics has emphasized lately. And from the sound of new, spread-guru Rob Likens, plenty of sparks will be flying between UM’s eventual starting quarterback and his pass-catchers.
On a cross-country phone call from Eugene, Oregon, to South Florida, my conversation with Oregon football coach Mario Cristobal eventually leads us to talking about Cuban food.
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Louisville athletic director Vince Tyra said head coaches and senior department staffers will take 10% salary cuts among proposed budget reductions to offset anticipated revenue shortfalls because of event cancellations due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Draft: April 23-25OpponentsWLTPctWLTPct1. Cincinnati2140.1251411141.5532. Washington3130.1881281271.5023. Detroit3121.2191291261.5064. NY Giants4120.2501201342.4735. Miami5110.3131241320.4846. LA Chargers5110.3131311241.5147. Carolina5110.3131401151.5498. Arizona5101.3441351201.5299. Jackson…
Draft: April 23-25 at Las VegasOpponentsWLTPctWLTPct1. Cincinnati2140.1251411141.5532. Washington3130.1881281271.5023. Detroit3121.2191291261.5064. NY Giants4120.2501201342.4735. Miami5110.3131241320.4846. LA Chargers5110.3131311241.5147. Carolina5110.3131401151.5498. Arizona5101.3441351201.…
NBA players will receive their full checks when the next payday for most of them arrives on April 15 despite no games having been played for more than a month at that point.
NEW YORK (AP) — Ivy League schools Harvard, Yale and Princeton will not allow their spring athletes to withdraw and return next year to preserve an extra year of eligibility.
Earlier this week, ESPN reported that MLB is considering holding its entire season — however long that is — in the Phoenix area. The 30 teams would gather at 10 spring training stadiums and the Diamondbacks’ home to host a fan-free season.
Emoni Bates does not appear to be interested in reclassifying to make next season his last at Ypsilanti Lincoln High School, a move that would put him on the path to play college basketball early and guarantee his eligibility for the 2022 NBA Draft.
ATLANTA (AP) — Georgia Tech athletic director Todd Stansbury says the school met the requirements of its men's basketball postseason ban as part of punishments from the NCAA even though most of the postseason was canceled due to the coronavirus pandemic.
UConn great and current Seattle Storm star Sue Bird popped on the NBA’s Instagram feed Wednesday afternoon as part of the NBA Together and WNBA Together initiatives to discuss a host of topics ranging from how she’s spending her days of quarantine to her future basketball endeavors. Here are…