Drew Smyly pitched into the seventh inning and the visiting Atlanta Braves defeated the Washington Nationals 3-2 on Thursday to complete a three-game sweep.
Texas Longhorns linebacker Jake Ehlinger, the younger brother of former Longhorns quarterback Sam Ehlinger, was found dead at age 20 on Thursday, according to police in Austin, Texas.
Hawks Talon Gaming, entering its fourth season as the official NBA 2K League affiliate of the Atlanta Hawks, received a sizable upgrade Thursday, announcing a brand new Gaming House for its team inside State Farm Arena.
In a week of contrasts that featured the unveiling of NASCAR's sleek Next Gen Cup Series cars, Darlington Raceway hosts its immensely popular Throwback Weekend, where race teams pay homage to the past.
The Green Bay Packers are looking into bringing in additional quarterbacks for OTAs and training camp as they remain at an apparent standoff with reigning league MVP Aaron Rodgers, ESPN reported Thursday.
Gov. Brian Kemp signed legislation Thursday allowing student athletes at Georgia colleges, universities and technical colleges to receive compensation for the use of their name, image and likeness.
The Hawks' reserves, sparked by 16 points apiece from Lou Williams and Danilo Gallinari, overpowered the visiting Phoenix Suns in the fourth quarter as Atlanta ran away with a 135-103 win on Wednesday.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. — The curtain rose, the smoke billowed, and three NASCAR Cup Series Next Gen cars made a dramatic, roaring entrance onto the display floor at the unveil.
Marcell Ozuna hit the Braves' second grand slam in two nights, Max Fried pitched five innings in his first start since April 13 and Atlanta defeated the host Washington Nationals 5-3 on Wednesday night.
John Means pitched Baltimore's first no-hitter in 30 years, and the organization's first no-hitter by a lone pitcher since Jim Palmer in 1969, as the Orioles defeated the host Seattle Mariners 6-0 Wednesday afternoon.
Green Bay Packers legend Brett Favre believes the reported schism between Aaron Rodgers and the franchise is real, and big enough that it is a long shot Rodgers will ever suit up for the legendary franchise again.
Union Grove grad Na’ilah Allen racked up the awards at Clayton State University’s athletics banquet for the 2020-21 school year.
Los Angeles Lakers star LeBron James is expected to sit out the team's next two games -- on the road against the Los Angeles Clippers and Portland Trail Blazers -- to rest his injured ankle, ESPN reported Tuesday.
The third annual SagerStrong Fun Run, a blood cancer fundraiser in honor of late broadcaster Craig Sager, is scheduled for Aug. 22.
Before the dastardly virus disrupted our way of life, one could imagine that there would have been an updraft in attendance the last two springs at the Spec Towns Track.
As active a season as the 2020-21 college basketball campaign was for Georgia Tech guard Bubba Parham, the offseason is turning out to be almost as busy.
Dale Earnhardt Jr. announced Tuesday that his annual NASCAR Xfinity Series start will take place on the 20th anniversary of the 9/11 terrorist attacks.
Danilo Gallinari and Bogdan Bogdanovic combined for 53 points and 14 3-pointers to help the Atlanta Hawks defeat the visiting Portland Trail Blazers 123-114 on Monday.
Henry County softball products played key roles as Gordon State softball won the first Georgia Collegiate Athletic Association regular season title in program history.
Baylor University vice president and director of intercollegiate athletics Mack Rhoades announced Monday that Atlanta Dream head coach Nicki Collen has been named the fifth head coach in Baylor women’s basketball history.
The New England Patriots will pick up the fifth-year option on offensive tackle Isaiah Wynn, according to multiple reports Monday.
Curating research from several different sources, Stacker has compiled a list of facts from legendary basketball player Kobe Bryant's life that you may not know.
The Atlanta Hawks announced plans Monday to increase attendance for postseason play to 7,625 fans, approximately 45 percent of State Farm Arena’s full capacity.
The Atlanta Falcons picked up the fifth-year option on wide receiver Calvin Ridley but declined to do so for tight end Hayden Hurst, multiple outlets reported Monday.
The PGA of America announced Monday that the 2021 KPMG Women’s PGA Championship, scheduled for June 22-27 at Atlanta Athletic Club in Johns Creek, will be contested with approximately 8,000 spectators on site.
The Union Grove girls and Dutchdown boys took the team titles in the Region 4-AAAAA Track and Field Championships at Stockbridge.
Perhaps it was birthday fate. When the name of the race is the Buschy McBusch Race 400, your name is Kyle Busch and it’s your 36th birthday — you have to figure there’s some serious racing juju in your favor. And Busch took advantage of it.
Sam Burns fired a 3-under-par 68 for his first PGA Tour victory, a three-shot win over his third-round co-leader Keegan Bradley in the Valspar Championship in Palm Harbor, Fla., on Sunday.
Marcus Semien had a home run, a double and four RBIs as the Toronto Blue Jays completed a three-game sweep of the visiting Atlanta Braves with a 7-2 victory on Sunday afternoon in Dunedin, Fla.
The Atlanta Falcons added a major weapon to their offense last Thursday on the opening night of the NFL Draft.
Locust Grove grad Caleb Huntley signed a rookie free agent deal with the hometown Atlanta Falcons after he wasn’t selected in the NFL Draft.
Randal Grichuk lined a two-out, walk-off single to center field in the 10th inning Saturday night as the Toronto Blue Jays edged the visiting Atlanta Braves 6-5 in Dunedin, Fla.
Statistically speaking, Kyle Busch had a perfect night at Kansas Speedway on Friday, sweeping both stage victories in the Wise Power 200 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race, leading the most laps and earning his series record 61st trophy.
Trae Young scored 33 points while Clint Capela and John Collins each recorded double-doubles to lead the host Atlanta Hawks to a 108-97 victory over the Chicago Bulls on Saturday night.
Carles Gil's first goal of the season on a 53rd-minute penalty kick put New England ahead for good and gave the Revolution their first-ever victory over visiting Atlanta United 2-1 on Saturday night in Foxborough, Massachusetts.
Medina Spirit went wire to wire to give trainer Bob Baffert a record seventh Kentucky Derby victory Saturday before 51,838 fans at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Kentucky.