Derrick Rose scored 25 points and Pau Gasol added 21, leading the Chicago Bulls to a 99-92 victory over the short-handed Cleveland Cavaliers in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference semifinals.
Manny Pacquiao will have surgery on the torn rotator cuff in his right shoulder this week, and he will be out nine months to a year, according to Pacquiao's surgeon, Dr. Neal ElAttrache.
Robinson Chirinos hit a tiebreaking sacrifice fly in the ninth inning, and the Texas Rangers snapped Houston's 10-game winning streak with a 2-1 win over the Astros on Monday night.
Buffalo Bills coach Rex Ryan passed through Baton Rouge, Louisiana and had an unsanctioned meeting with former LSU offensive lineman La'el Collins, a source told ESPN.
Warriors guard Stephen Curry won the NBA's MVP award, beating out Houston's James Harden in a race that turned out not to be that close.
The Oakland Raiders are planning to release James Jones, who led the team with 73 receptions in 2014, after finding two new starting receivers in April.
If the Seattle Seahawks were hoping to motivate linebacker Bruce Irvin by not picking up his fifth-year option, it seems to have worked.
With the 2015 NFL draft in the books, Mel Kiper gives his grades all 32 draft classes. Seattle and Baltimore are among the teams with the best marks.
As the Bulls get set for a second-round showdown against LeBron James and the Cavaliers, Bulls point guard Derrick Rose believes his team's confidence is right where it needs to be.
Jay Beagle scored the lone goal in the first period and Braden Holtby (30 saves) recorded his second career playoff shutout as the Caps gain the upper hand on the Rangers once again.
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have declined to pick up the fifth-year option on running back Doug Martin's contract.
The Dallas Cowboys did not pick up a fifth-year option on cornerback Morris Claiborne's contract.
Derrick Rose scored 25 points, and Pau Gasol added 21, to lead the Bulls to a win in Game 1 over the short-handed Cavaliers despite a big night from Kyrie Irving.
The Milwaukee Brewers have named Craig Counsell as their new manager on Monday less than 24 hours after firing Ron Roenicke.
LeBron James' decision to ditch his patented headband stemmed from a desire to match his Cleveland Cavaliers teammates, according to a report by the Cleveland Plain Dealer.
There's something about Talladega Superspeedway -- its ardent Earnhardt fans, the success his family has had at the track -- that makes Dale Earnhardt Jr. feel a responsibility to put on a show.
U.S. Olympic skier Lindsey Vonn announced her breakup with golf star Tiger Woods on social media Sunday after nearly three years together.
Mel Kiper identifies the first-round rookies he thinks will have the biggest impact, including Amari Cooper and Dante Fowler Jr.
Marcus Mariota received a hero's welcome Saturday at Oregon, where fans gave the reigning Heisman Trophy winner a standing ovation during the Ducks' spring football game.
It doesn't make intuitive sense that a player that size can impose his will on the NBA, but that's just what Stephen Curry did to win the MVP.
Rory McIlroy had to work harder than ever to win the Match Play Championship.