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Villanova faces a new challenge

Wed, 11/14/2018 - 09:37
Coming off a national title, Jay Wright had a vision for this season. Then the NBA draft changed his plans.

Martin Truex Jr. focused on championship amid move to JGR

Wed, 11/14/2018 - 09:37
The driver of the No. 78 Toyota is focused on Sunday's race and finishing his time at Furniture Row Racing with back-to-back Cup series titles.

Kyle Busch isn't letting distractions hinder Cup title hopes

Wed, 11/14/2018 - 09:37
The driver of the No. 18 Toyota has managed to juggle family responsibilities with his Truck series duties all while staying focused on racing for a Cup championship.

Superstars roundtable: Top priorities in the next CBA

Wed, 11/14/2018 - 08:36
The NHL is in a good spot now, but labor debates loom. Here's what a panel of superstars say they want out of the next collective bargaining agreement.

Meet the 24-year-old woman running a men's pro hockey team

Wed, 11/14/2018 - 08:36
Cecilie Olsen isn't just working in sports, as was her career aspiration. She's running the show for the Manglerud Star club of GET-ligaen in Norway.

What sets Jacob deGrom's Cy-worthy season apart?

Wed, 11/14/2018 - 08:36
If the Mets ace wins the NL Cy Young Award on Wednesday -- as he should -- we'll know for sure that judging pitchers' performances has entered a new age.

A blockbuster offseason move for all 30 teams

Wed, 11/14/2018 - 08:36
Want to make a hot stove splash? Start with these bold trades and free-agent additions.

Abel Sanchez and Alex Saucedo -- a perfect fit

Wed, 11/14/2018 - 08:36
Sanchez has a simple prerequisite for boxers who'd like for him to be their trainer: You have to be the type of fighter that he'd pay money to see.

Durant wants to keep Green incident 'in-house'

Wed, 11/14/2018 - 03:20
Warriors star Kevin Durant offered short answers while discussing his issues with Draymond Green following Tuesday's win over the Hawks, saying, "What happened happened. We're trying to move on."

Rutgers' Stringer joins exclusive 1,000-win club

Tue, 11/13/2018 - 22:39
Rutgers coach C. Vivian Stringer earned her 1,000th career victory on Tuesday night as the Scarlet Knights beat Central Connecticut.

No. 1 RB recruit picks LSU after UGA decommit

Tue, 11/13/2018 - 22:39
John Emery, the No. 14-ranked prospect in the class of 2019 and top-ranked running back, committed to in-state LSU on Tuesday night.

Trust issues: Where does Fultz' shot fit in with changing 76ers roster?

Tue, 11/13/2018 - 22:39
The 76ers need to balance their roster after the Jimmy Butler trade, which leaves Markelle Fultz at a crossroads in this phase of the process.

Tyson Chandler contemplated Warriors before choosing Lakers

Tue, 11/13/2018 - 22:39
When it came down to a choice between Golden State and Los Angeles, the former Defensive Player of the Year could see himself only in a Lakers uniform.

With 1,000th victory, Stringer joins elite group of coaches

Tue, 11/13/2018 - 22:39
Rutgers' C. Vivian Stringer became the sixth women's coach to win 1,000 games. And she shows no signs of stepping away from her life's work.

Early picks for the 2019 Hall of Fame Class

Tue, 11/13/2018 - 22:39
There's one lock (Hayley Wickenheiser). Who will join her? We break down the chances for Alfredsson, Roenick, Gonchar, Mogilny and more.

LSU lands nation's top RB recruit Emery

Tue, 11/13/2018 - 21:35
John Emery, the No. 14-ranked prospect in the class of 2019 and top-ranked running back, committed to in-state LSU on Tuesday night.

CFP's top 10 unchanged for 1st time in rankings

Tue, 11/13/2018 - 20:23
The College Football Playoff's top 10 is unchanged from last week -- the first time that's happened in the rankings' history.

A's Melvin voted top AL manager over Cora, Cash

Tue, 11/13/2018 - 20:23
Oakland Athletics skipper Bob Melvin was named American League Manager of the Year on Tuesday after guiding the team with the lowest Opening Day payroll in baseball to a 97-65 record and its first playoff berth in four years.

Warriors suspend Green for game after dust-up

Tue, 11/13/2018 - 19:10
The Warriors have suspended Draymond Green for Tuesday night's game after a heated exchange with Kevin Durant during Monday night's OT loss carried into the locker room.