Angels star outfielder Mike Trout looks to steal 40 bases

(TEMPE, Ariz.) -- Los Angeles Angels outfielder Mike Trout says he has a new personal goal for 2017: stealing 40 or more bases this season. The reigning American League MVP told that to reporters as the Angels start spring training.

The go... Read More

New York Yankees and star pitcher Dellin Betances in heated exchange over arbitration case

(NEW YORK) -- The New York Yankees and star relief pitcher Dellin Betances engaged in a verbal battle over an arbitration hearing.
 
An arbitrator decided in the Yankees' favor, awarding Betances three million dollars for 2017 instead ... Read More

Scoreboard roundup — 2/18/17

(NEW YORK) — Here are the latest scores and winners:

NATIONAL HOCKEY LEAGUE
Buffalo      3  St. Louis       2
Winnipeg     3&... Read More

Pirates star Andrew McCutchen talks about position switch

(PITTSBURGH) -- Pittsburgh Pirates star Andrew McCutchen is switching positions from center field to right field. McCutchen was abruptly informed last month he would be making a move to right field from center. Right field is a position he's played j... Read More

NCAA Men's Hockey Announces CLASS Award Finalists

(OVERLAND PARK, Kan.) -- Ten NCAA men's hockey student-athletes were selected as finalists on Friday for the 2016-17 Senior CLASS Award.

CLASS, an acronym for Celebrating Loyalty and Achievement for Staying in School, recognizes the complete s... Read More

Scoreboard roundup — 2/17/17

(NEW YORK) — Here are the latest scores and winners:

NATIONAL HOCKEY LEAGUE
OT  Columbus   2  Pittsburgh   1
OT  Colorado   2  Carolina   &n... Read More

Claude Julien returns to Montreal

(MONTREAL) -- The Montreal Canadiens new head coach Claude Julien hit the ice for the first time with his new team on Friday in front of hundreds of fans.

When Julien returned to Quebec on Friday for his first practice he arrived to an arena f... Read More

Charles Oakley to join 3-on-3 league

(NEW YORK) – While his feud with New York Knicks owner James Dolan continues, Charles Oakley will suit up in the new 3-on-3 league founded by rapper/entertainer Ice Cube as a player/coach.

 Oakley, 53, will play with Ch... Read More

Former USA gymnastics doctor to stand trial over sex abuse claims

(NEW YORK) -- A former Michigan State University and USA gymnastics doctor will go to trial over sex abuse allegations.

At a preliminary hearing Friday, an alleged victim took the stand, saying Larry Nassar sexually abused her at his home ... Read More

Darrelle Revis charged with four felonies after altercation in Pittsburgh

(PITTSBURGH) — New York Jets football player Darrelle Revis was charged with four felonies for his alleged role in a Pittsburgh altercation this week, police said Thursday.

A court document showed that the charges include felony coun... Read More

Scoreboard roundup — 2/16/17

(NEW YORK) — Here are the latest scores and winners:

NATIONAL BASKETBALL ASSOCIATION

Washington 111, Indiana 98
Chicago 104, Boston 103

NATIONAL HOCKEY LEAGUE

Ottawa 3, New... Read More

Arenas in Rio falling apart after the Olympic Games

(RIO DE JANEIRO) -- The excitement of South America’s first Olympic and Paralympic Games was pulsing through the bustling arenas in Rio de Janeiro last August.

But almost six months after the closing ceremony of the summer 2016 Olymp... Read More

Mark Gottfried fired at NC State, will finish season

(RALEIGH, N.C.) – North Carolina State head men’s basketball coach Mark Gottfried has been fired but will finish the season, athletic director Debbie Yow announced Thursday.

The Wolfpack has just three ACC victories this season... Read More

Kushner family may step away from Marlins acquisition

(NEW YORK) -- Should current Miami Marlins owner Jeffrey Loria be nominated by President Donald Trump as the U.S. ambassador to France, as has been reported, real estate mogul Charles Kushner and his family will no longer be interested in buying the ... Read More