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Reports: Orioles very close to Machado trade

Tue, 07/17/2018 - 10:47
The Baltimore Orioles are very close to trading Manny Machado, according to multiple reports, and are expected to complete a deal involving the All-Star shortstop at some point this week.

Summer league title game stars to watch when the real season tips

Tue, 07/17/2018 - 10:30
What kind of impact could the best Lakers and Blazers have when the NBA season begins?

Improved or not: How all 31 NHL teams stack up

Tue, 07/17/2018 - 10:24
Which NHL teams set themselves up the best for the upcoming season via offseason work -- and which not so much?

Carlin Isles: More than fastest man in rugby

Tue, 07/17/2018 - 10:16
The U.S. Eagles superstar wants to win the Rugby World Cup Sevens in San Francsico, but the "fastest man in rugby" has designs also on the Olympic 100m gold medal at the 2020 Games in Tokyo.

Is this All-Star pitching parade so good it's bad for baseball?

Tue, 07/17/2018 - 09:49
Want to hit today's aces? Good luck. The arms bringing all this heat might be too much to handle.

An inning-by-inning look at what could happen in the All-Star Game

Tue, 07/17/2018 - 09:49
From the best times to expect signature moments to figuring out when your team's stars will take the field, here's how to make the most of the Midsummer Classic.

World Cup stock: Mbappe rises as Messi, Neymar fall

Tue, 07/17/2018 - 09:47
The World Cup always leads to a spike in value for some of its star performers. So whose stock has gone up and whose has gone down?

Can NBA summer league predict surprise stars and busts?

Tue, 07/17/2018 - 09:28
Is it possible to find the next Kyle Kuzma in July? Kevin Pelton takes a close look at what summer league really means.

How American 20-somethings have taken over golf

Tue, 07/17/2018 - 09:16
The past five majors have been won by U.S. players in their 20s, an unprecedented streak of American dominance. Can the rest of the world catch up?

Ranking all of The Open courses

Tue, 07/17/2018 - 09:15
The conversation starts, as it should, with St. Andrews. Each course, though, offers something different. Where do they all fall on our list?

Speed trap: Open's slow greens concern Tiger

Tue, 07/17/2018 - 08:35
While the Carnoustie course as a whole is playing fast, Tiger Woods is preparing for the historically slow greens of The Open, saying he has struggled on them throughout his career.

Mercedes confident it has fastest car in F1

Tue, 07/17/2018 - 06:12
Mercedes is convinced it had the fastest car during Formula One's tripleheader, even if that was not represented by points scored.

Bryce brings down the house with epic Home Run Derby comeback

Tue, 07/17/2018 - 02:49
His time in Washington might be nearing its end, but on this night, Bryce Harper made Nationals fans forget their frustrations.

'Holy Grail' Mickey Mantle card goes on display

Tue, 07/17/2018 - 01:36
The "Holy Grail" of baseball cards, a pristine 1952 Topps Mickey Mantle valued at several million dollars, was delivered to the History Colorado Center on Monday via armored truck for a 72-hour public display.

Thomas seeks extension or trade from Seahawks

Tue, 07/17/2018 - 01:36
Safety Earl Thomas posted a message to the Seahawks on Instagram that suggested the team should trade him if it won't offer an extension.

Harper wins Home Run Derby in thrilling fashion

Mon, 07/16/2018 - 23:32
Bryce Harper finished the final round of Monday night's Home Run Derby with 19 homers at Nationals Park, winning it dramatically in bonus time over Cubs slugger Kyle Schwarber.

Walton sits down with winning-focused LeBron

Mon, 07/16/2018 - 22:14
Lakers coach Luke Walton said he is encouraged by the early communication he has had with free-agent acquisition LeBron James following a meeting with the four-time MVP.

Saints' Loewen saves man from flipped-over SUV

Mon, 07/16/2018 - 22:10
Saints defensive lineman Mitchell Loewen helped save a New Orleans man's life after he was trapped in an SUV that came crashing down from the fourth story of a parking structure.

NFL considering more 'minor' kickoff changes

Mon, 07/16/2018 - 21:21
The NFL says any additional "minor" changes to its redesigned kickoff "would be circulated to all clubs and the rule book updated accordingly."

MLB Home Run Derby tracker

Mon, 07/16/2018 - 20:25
Follow along as some of baseball's top power hitters smash homers at Nationals Park.