Cavaliers guard Kyrie Irving skipped the morning shootaround Friday before Game 2 of the Eastern Conference finals to get further evaluation on his ailing left knee.
Dwight Howard said it was a hard decision to play Thursday night, but the Rockets starting center did so with a Grade 1 sprain of the ligament in his left knee.
The Montreal Alouettes of the Canadian Football League have signed defensive end Michael Sam to a two-year deal, the team announced Friday.
Lakers GM Mitch Kupchak said star guard Kobe Bryant has told him that the upcoming 2015-16 season will be Bryant's last with the Lakers.
Former New England Patriots star Aaron Hernandez has pleaded not guilty to a charge that he tried to silence a witness in a double murder case by shooting the man in the face.
Brewers relief pitcher Will Smith was ejected for having rosin and sunscreen on his right forearm Thursday night in the seventh inning of a 10-1 loss to the Atlanta Braves.
LeBron James and Stephen Curry are unanimous selections to the All-NBA first team, which also includes James Harden, Anthony Davis and Marc Gasol.
Jim Bowden lays out the 20 players most likely to be dealt by July 31, including a trade likeliness rating, interested teams and best fit for each guy.
Documents show that Patricia Driscoll, in effect, used the Armed Forces Foundation as a bank to lend money for or pay various personal expenses, including bills for a private company she owns.
When Patricia Driscoll accused Kurt Busch of domestic violence, it made news. When Busch accused her of being an assassin, it went viral. But where does it go now?
Broncos defensive end Antonio Smith is under investigation in Texas over a criminal allegation the local sheriff described Thursday as "sexual in nature."
How will the always competitive SEC shake out this fall? We break down every team in the league, looking at how to beat them and how they beat you.
Hawks forward DeMarre Carroll has been diagnosed with a sprained left knee, the team confirmed Thursday. X-rays were negative.
A year removed from an ugly skirmish between Alex Rodriguez and Major League Baseball, commissioner Rob Manfred commended the New York Yankees slugger on his comeback Thursday.
A New Jersey judge dismissed domestic violence charges against Ray Rice after the former Baltimore Ravens running back completed his pre-trial intervention program.
Houston Rockets center Dwight Howard is a game-time decision for Thursday's Game 2 against the Golden State Warriors after suffering a Grade 1 sprain of the ligament in his left knee.
Stephen Curry sealed Game 2 with his quick hands thwarting James Harden, having already made a steady stream of shots to put the Warriors on top.
The defending champs are making noise in the National League West, capping a sweep of the first-place Dodgers behind Madison Bumgarner's arm -- and his bat.
Mike Babcock has been introduced as the Toronto Maple Leafs' new coach and says restoring the team will be a "massive, massive challenge."
Syracuse on Wednesday clarified its position on the use of the No. 44 a day after it received criticism from the announcement that a committee would pick players to again don the retired number.
Instead of letting the past determine their future, the Ducks revealed an inner fortitude that now has them halfway to a berth in the Cup finals.
ESPN athletics aesthetics expert Paul Lukas reveals his comprehensive updated hierarchy of pro football uniforms for the 2015 season.