Hemera/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- MLB: Seattle Mariners 5 (55-51) - Cleveland Indians 2 (52-54)Cincinnati Reds 3 (53-53) - Arizona Diamondbacks 0 (46-61)Chicago White Sox 11 (52-55) - Detroit Tigers 4 (57-46)Philadelphia Phillies 6 (47-60) - New York Mets
Chris Chambers/Getty Images(EL SEGUNDO, Calif.) -- The Los Angeles Lakers introduced former showtime era player and new head coach Byron Scott on Tuesday.Scott won three titles with the team from 1983 to '93 and played again during Kobe Bryant's rookie se
Christopher Trotman/Getty Images(LAS VEGAS) -- Washington D.C. attorney Michele Roberts has been voted in as the new head of the National Basketball Players Association, making her the first woman to lead a major North American sports union.After ma
Andy Lyons/Getty Images(LAS VEGAS) -- Los Angeles Clippers forward Blake Griffin withdrew last week from Team USA training camp for the FIBA World Cup due to a small fracture in his back, according to ESPN.Griffin, 25, was advised by doctors not to
Joe Robbins/Getty Images(CHICAGO) -- The NCAA has agreed to settle a class-action head-injury lawsuit by creating a $70 million fund to diagnose thousands of current and former college athletes to determine if they suffered brain trauma while playin
NFL via Getty Images(ALLEN PARK, Mich.) -- The Detroit Lions have announced that they will table contract discussions with defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh until after the season."I think it's the right thing for us to do," Lions president Tom Lewand
Doug Pensinger/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- Just days after being waived by the Carolina Panthers after suffering a season-ending knee injury, running back Tyler Gaffney was claimed off waivers by the New England Patriots, according to ESPN NFL Insider Adam
No matter how this season unfolds, Northwestern coach Pat Fitzgerald insists there is no more unified team than his Wildcats.
The Los Angeles Dodgers have acquired second baseman Darwin Barney in a trade with the Chicago Cubs.
Tsuyoshi Wada earned his first big league win, pitching seven strong innings Monday night as the Chicago Cubs defeated the Colorado Rockies 4-1.
iStockPhoto/Thinkstock(TORONTO) -- The Toronto Maple Leafs signed center Daniel Winnik to a one-year, $1.3 million contract on Monday.The 29-year-old Winnik spent the last two seasons in Anaheim playing in 124 games, scoring 12 goals and dishing out 37 as
Steve Bardens/Getty Images(PALO ALTO, Calif.) -- Serena Williams will play in a competitve tennis match Wednesday, the first since being forced to withdraw from Wimbledon after she appeared disoriented in her second-round doubles match."I was really, real
Len Redkoles/NHLI via Getty Images(DETROIT) -- The Detroit Red Wings agreed to a three-year deal with center Tomas Tatar on Monday.ESPN.com's Pierre LeBrun reports the deal is worth an average of 2.75 million per season.The 23-year-old Tatar played his fi
Getty Images/Hemera(NEW YORK) -- MLB: Atlanta Braves 2 (58-48) - San Diego Padres 0 (46-59)New York Mets 7 (51-55) - Philadelphia Phillies 1 (46-60) Tampa Bay Rays 2 (52-54) - Milwaukee Brewers 1 (59-48)Miami Marlins 7 (52-53) - Washingto
Scott Boehm/Getty Images(CHICAGO) -- The Los Angeles Dodgers acquired second baseman Darwin Barney in a trade with the Chicago Cubs on Monday.Los Angeles will send back cash and a player to be named later for Barney.Barney hit .385 in July after taking ov
Scott Boehm/Getty Images(ANDERSON, Ind.) -- The Indianapolis Colts released running back Chris Rainey on Monday for a violation of an undisclosed team rule.Head coach Chuck Pagano made the announcement at training camp and would not provide any details fo
Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images(SPARTANBURG, S.C.) -- Carolina Panthers defensive end Greg Hardy has had a tumultuous offseason after he was arrested in May. As the team kicked off training camp last week, the Pro Bowler admitted that his legal
Rob Carr/Getty Images(BALTIMORE) -- Ravens running back Ray Rice has chosen not to appeal his two-game suspension for violating the NFL's conduct policy.Rice was not expected to appeal the ban, which means he will miss the Ravens' Sept. 7 regular-season o
Hannah Foslien/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- The Minnesota Vikings have rewarded tight end Kyle Rudolph with a contract extension, the team confirmed on Monday.The deal is reportedly for five years and worth a minimum of $36.5 million, with $19.4 millio
Given the overhaul, this sure seems like coordinator Mel Tucker's big chance to make his mark on the Chicago Bears' defense.