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Giannis Antetokounmpo trying to catch up to LeBron James

MILWAUKEE -- As Giannis Antetokounmpo carves his way into the highest stratosphere of NBA stardom, the 22-year-old wants to make one thing very clear …

Basketball

Astros' Dallas Keuchel to be available out of bullpen for Game 7

HOUSTON -- Dallas Keuchel will watch Game 7 of the American League Championship Series from a different vantage point: the bullpen.<p>Like the rest of …

Baseball

Lonzo Ball goes 1 assist shy of triple-double in Lakers win vs. Suns

PHOENIX -- Luke Walton came to Lonzo Ball's defense saying that his rookie point guard did not play as poorly as some might've said.<p>Ball backed his …

Lonzo Ball

Led by Mike Mitchell's $58K, Steelers racked up $94K in fines against Chiefs

PITTSBURGH -- Steelers safety Mike Mitchell was fined for his controversial low hit on Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Alex Smith, but Mitchell's …

Le'Veon Bell

Warriors go on road to pick up first win of season

NEW ORLEANS - The Golden State Warriors came back from 17 to pick up their first win of the season, rallying to beat the New Orleans Pelicans 128-120 …

Basketball

Derrick Rose exits with sprained ankle, alleges flagrant foul by Greg Monroe

MILWAUKEE -- Derrick Rose left the Cleveland Cavaliers' 116-97 win over the Milwaukee Bucks on Friday early with a sprained left ankle stemming from …

Basketball

Altuve, Astros roar back to life behind Verlander to force Game 7

play<p>Verlander comes up huge in Game 6<p>Justin Verlander continues his run of domination this postseason by pitching seven scoreless innings and …

Baseball

History created, but Ben Simmons wants more

Philadelphia - Ben Simmons made the Philadelphia 76ers record books, but unfortunately for him and his young teammates, they also came away with …

Basketball

Don't blame Dusty Baker for the Nationals' failures, look at ownership

The Washington Nationals are a bad organization.<p>After consecutive 95-plus win seasons with consecutive heartbreaking Game 5 losses in the National …

Dusty Baker

Luke Walton: Lonzo Ball had a good learning experience in first game

PHOENIX -- Luke Walton came to Lonzo Ball's defense on Friday, saying that the Los Angeles Lakers rookie point guard did not play as poorly in his …

Basketball

Rutgers-Maryland game moved from Yankee Stadium on Nov. 4 due to Yankees' postseason run

Yankee Stadium has been a busy place this fall -- so busy that a scheduled college football game there in two weeks has been forced to find a new …

Major League Baseball

76ers' Joel Embiid: 'I just want to feel like an NBA player'

PHILADELPHIA -- Philadelphia 76ers center Joel Embiid said he has not been cleared to play back-to-back games and does not expect to be in the lineup …

Basketball

Raiders' Marshawn Lynch suspended one game

Oakland Raiders running back Marshawn Lynch has been suspended without pay for one game for making contact with an official in the second quarter of …

Marshawn Lynch

Raiders' Donald Penn: Marshawn Lynch was protecting Marcus Peters in Thursday melee

ALAMEDA, Calif. -- Marshawn Lynch was protecting Kansas City Chiefs cornerback Marcus Peters when the Oakland Raiders running back ran off the …

Marshawn Lynch

Jenny Boucek: 'I want to become the best coach I can become'

Jenny Boucek is her usual optimistic self about her new role with the Sacramento Kings, but also pragmatic.<p>She officially was announced as part of …

Basketball

Jaguars RB Leonard Fournette (ankle) one of three starters questionable for Sunday

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- Jaguars running back Leonard Fournette, who is still recovering from a right ankle injury he suffered last Sunday, is one of …

Leonard Fournette

Chris Paul to miss 2-4 weeks with knee injury

Houston Rockets point guard Chris Paul will likely be sidelined two to four weeks while recovering from his bruised left knee, sources confirmed to …

Basketball

Klay Thompson pledges funds to North Bay fire relief based on points he scores

One of the worst firestorms in history has recently swept its way through Northern California, scorching more than 240,000 acres, killing 42 people, …

Klay Thompson

Kurt Angle to wrestle at WWE TLC after Roman Reigns, 2 others diagnosed with viral infection

WWE's TLC pay-per-view event scheduled for Sunday has undergone two massive changes with news that both Roman Reigns and Bray Wyatt will be unable to …

WWE

Nike working with NBA to avoid future jersey tears after LeBron mishap

Nearly three days after one of their jerseys tore in the first game of the NBA regular season of their new deal, Nike released a statement Friday …

Basketball

Hamilton remains on top in second practice in Austin

AUSTIN -- Lewis Hamilton dominated Friday practice at the U.S. Grand Prix, with the fastest times in both sessions and a 0.4s margin over his nearest …

Auto Racing

Bobby Portis issues apology to teammate for scrap with Nikola Mirotic

CHICAGO -- Bobby Portis has apologized to his Bulls teammates for getting into a fight with Nikola Mirotic that left his teammate with a concussion …

Basketball

Patriots QB Tom Brady says his accuracy isn't where it needs to be

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. -- Accuracy has been an integral part of New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady's success and he said Friday that it isn't …

New England

Right or wrong, Baker ouster shows Nats are World Series or bust in '18

Dusty Baker was supposed to be back next year.<p>All along, that was the plan. Even though he didn't get a contract extension last offseason, after …

Baseball

NFL rules officiating crew has no bias toward Eagles

The NFL has found no evidence of bias in Pete Morelli's officiating crew toward the Philadelphia Eagles, a league spokesperson confirmed to ESPN, a …

Doug Pederson

Owner: John Harbaugh, Ozzie Newsome, Joe Flacco not doing anything wrong

Baltimore Ravens owner Steve Bisciotti expressed confidence in coach John Harbaugh, general manager Ozzie Newsome and quarterback Joe Flacco after …

Joe Flacco

From zombies to linebackers: 'The Walking Dead' cast and crew bleed NFL colors

It’s a Friday afternoon in Georgia and the cameras are rolling. The last day of work after a grueling fall week, hours upon hours spent trying to be …

TV

Jameis Winston to start for Bucs after suffering AC joint sprain

Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Jameis Winston, who has been day-to-day with a sprained AC joint in the shoulder of his throwing arm, will start …

Jameis Winston

Dusty Baker won't return as Nationals manager

Dusty Baker will not return as the Washington Nationals manager in 2018, the team announced Friday.<p>Baker led the Nationals to the postseason in each …

Dusty Baker

Pack weigh options after Aaron Rodgers' surgery went 'very well'

GREEN BAY, Wis. -- The plan for Aaron Rodgers' recovery -- and possible chance to return this season -- was being finalized on Friday, one day after …

Aaron Rodgers