LeBron James says he has "freedom" to call plays for the Cleveland Cavaliers during the course of the game, and coach David Blatt claims that the superstar dictating the action is business as usual.
Texas athletic director Steve Patterson is scheduled to travel Thursday to meet with Virginia Commonwealth coach Shaka Smart to make an offer to coach the Longhorns, a person with knowledge of the trip told The Associated Press.
The woman who accused former Alabama defensive lineman Jonathan Taylor of assault has since recanted her statement to police and was subsequently arrested for giving a false report.
The Boston Red Sox announced Wednesday night that Christian Vazquez, who was to have begun the season as the team's No. 1 catcher, will undergo season-ending Tommy John surgery on his right elbow Thursday.
Connecticut women's basketball coach Geno Auriemma has no love for the current state of men's college basketball.
As part of a prank to commemorate April Fools' Day and to troll their in-state rival Browns, the Bengals tweeted they would have a "fresh new look for the 2015 season." The news had the Buckeye State buzzing, and may add some fun fuel to the rivalry.
There were no bidders at a Wednesday night auction for the letters that sat atop the old Yankee Stadium. They were put up for auction by "Mr. October" Reggie Jackson, who said he bought them "on a lark."
The Sacramento Kings are planning to sign Sim Bhullar to a 10-day contract this week, which would establish the 7-foot-5 center as the first player of Indian descent in league history.
Miami Marlins pitcher Jarred Cosart returned to the mound Wednesday with a strong performance and also emphatically made it known that he has never bet on baseball games.
James Harden strengthened his case for the MVP award with a career-high 51 points, and the Rockets squandered a huge early lead but held on for a 115-111 win over the Kings on Wednesday night.
Alexander Bradley, the man who sued Aaron Hernandez over being shot in the face in Florida, has taken the stand in the former New England Patriots player's murder trial.
Texas has zeroed in on VCU coach Shaka Smart to fill its head-coaching vacancy, multiple sources told ESPN.
Russell Westbrook's triple-double wasn't enough as the high-scoring Mavs held off the Thunder.
Kentucky is two games away from a 40-0 season, but the school already is trying to stop other people from using the mark, sending a cease-and-desist letter to a Louisville lawyer whose company is selling "40-0" T-shirts on the Internet.
The NFL will get to look at seven photographs that were submitted into evidence from Greg Hardy's domestic violence case as a part of its investigation into whether the former Panthers defensive end violated the league's personal conduct policy.
Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers will appear on an edition of "Celebrity Jeopardy!" that will air on May 12.
Michigan will add one more quarterback to its roster for the 2015 season. Fifth-year senior Jake Rudock plans to transfer to the school and play for the Wolverines next fall, according to a source close to the situation.
The strength, dexterity and versatility of USC's star pass-rusher make him the surest thing in this year's NFL draft.
Shane Victorino will likely start in right field for the Boston Red Sox on Opening Day, putting Rusney Castillo's status in limbo.
The Wisconsin coach's ability to develop talent -- of varying degrees -- has helped him succeed at every stop.
Kevin Durant made some of his strongest comments yet about his future free agency, going as far to say he wants to have his jersey retired in Oklahoma City.
Since he was in ninth grade, Karl-Anthony Towns has been winning people over with his kind and gentle heart and awe-inspiring game.
Linebacker Rolando McClain has accepted a one-year contract to remain with the Dallas Cowboys.
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