MADRID — Reading too much into positive preseason vibes is the curse of every sports fan, but there was plenty for the Celtics to be proud of as they eased past European champion Real Madrid, 111-96, to round off a …
Boston Herald · 13 minutes ago
Celtics close trip
Citi Field is getting gussied up for the postseason. Bunting, banners and even bathroom signs are being changed to reflect the Mets' entry into the National League Division series and their new status as NL East …
New York Daily News · ByLisa L. Colangelo · 4 minutes ago
Citi Field
When Andre Ellington went down with a sprained knee in the season opener, it opened the door to more playing time for Chris Johnson and David Johnson in the Arizona backfield. Both Johnsons put the opportunity to …
NBC Sports PFT · 20 minutes ago
Andre Ellington
Wait. Bill Belichick wants more cameras to be used at NFL stadiums, and the league is willing to test his idea during games at MetLife Stadium? No, that's not the plot of some Spygate fan fiction scenario. It's an actual …
New Jersey Online · 13 minutes ago
Bill Belichick
The team is fighting to stay above .500, but still within striking distance of first place. On the last day of July — thanks to a stroke of great fortune — the team adds a big bat in the outfield. The bat goes crazy. The team …
Los Angeles Times · 18 minutes ago
New York Times
Jurgen Klopp has given his first interview since being officially announced as the Liverpool manager, revealing he intends to bring an “emotional” and “very fast, very direct” playing philosophy to Anfield. The German …
Bleacher Report · 5 minutes ago
Playing Philosophy
Even though the man who goes by the initial J.C. has been healed in Chicago, his top target remains among the infirm. According to Rich Campbell of the Chicago Tribune, Bears wide receiver Alshon Jeffery could miss …
NBC Sports PFT · 30 minutes ago
Alshon Jeffery
LOS ANGELES — Don Mattingly's ties to the Yankees haven't ended just because he's no longer with the organization. He still honors one of its stars every day as the Dodgers manager. Mattingly wore No. 23 during …
New Jersey Online · ByMike Vorkunov · 13 minutes ago
Yogi Berra
The Dodgers will play the New York Mets in a National League division series, the Dodgers' 10th NLDS appearance. Here's how they have fared: In the first NLDS, held because the season was split by a players strike …
Los Angeles Times · 28 minutes ago
In many cases it's best to wait on a player to prove himself in Fantasy Football before jumping on him too early and declaring him to be the next game-changing superstar. However, sometimes a player has to act …
Bleacher Report · BySteve Silverman · 18 minutes ago
EDMOND — Dale's strategy against Silo on Thursday in the opening round of the Class A fall baseball tournament was simple — scratch out a few runs and let Logan Carter do his thing. Silo's Parker Holland forces out …
Oklahoma News · 30 minutes ago
There aren't enough superlatives to describe the wonder that is Cubs starter Jake Arrieta. The man has been a machine over the past two-plus months, and at this point it would be a surprise if he gave up a run. The …
Sporting News · 18 minutes ago
INCHEON, South Korea (AP) — A capsule look at the fourballs matches Friday at the Presidents Cup: Louis Oosthuizen and Branden Grace, International, def. Dustin Johnson and Jordan Spieth, United States.
USA Today · 33 minutes ago
(CNN)It's an organization that has billions of dollars in its coffers but is still using antiquated fax machines to do business. It was just another day at FIFA, another crisis, as the organizations head honchos were hauled up …
CNN · 31 minutes ago
Sepp Blatter
INDIANAPOLIS --C.J. Miles and Glen Robinson III each scored 14 points to lead the Indiana Pacers to a 97-92 preseason victory over the Orlando Magic on Thursday night. The Pacers had five players score in double …
FOX News · 33 minutes ago
Indiana Pacers
Colin Kaepernick is a dizzy and solitary soul stuck in the middle of everything right now, and he is trying to be as honest about it as he can. ¶ The 49ers' quarterback is stuck between letting loose and playing safe, stuck …
San Jose Mercury News · ByTim Kawakami · 35 minutes ago
Colin Kaepernick
Eichelmania is off to a rousing start in Buffalo. Jack Eichel, selected No. 2 overall by the Buffalo Sabres in the 2015 NHL draft, made his much-anticipated debut Thursday night against the Ottawa Senators. He did not …
New England Sports Network · 42 minutes ago
NHL Debut
Two weeks after a successful defense of his WBC heavyweight championship with an 11 th round TKO of Johann Duhaupas, Deontay Wilder showed no ill effects from a swollen eye suffered in the fight. He's geared up … · 44 minutes ago
As they enter their NLDS opener against the Dodgers on Friday, one the Mets' biggest surprises of 2015 assures he's geared up and ready to contribute to his team despite a recent bout of strep throat. "I feel good," Mets …
FOX News · 1 hour ago
Wilmer Flores
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Joe Maddon stepped to the podium spouting names of obscure Cardinals from the past. The Cubs manager is also a big fan of the game, and in particular an admirer of St. Louis' stature as one of major …
Oklahoma News · 56 minutes ago