Hours after Kansas City Chiefs offensive tackle Eric Fisher was fined more than $14,000 for his beer-sloshing touchdown celebration during a playoff win over the Houston Texans, the maker of the brew pledged Saturday to contribute that amount to a charity of Fisher's choosing.
HAMPTON - Rematches are everything in basketball on the high school level, teams that win one are often challenged to win a second time.
Jay Huff had 17 points and a career-high six blocks as Virginia snapped its three-game losing streak with a 63-58 victory over Georgia Tech in ACC play Saturday night in Atlanta.
Derrick Rose scored 10 of his 27 points in the first quarter to set the tone, and the visiting Detroit Pistons shot 59.3 percent from the field in a 136-103 rout of the Atlanta Hawks on Saturday.
Lamar Stevens had 24 points as Penn State broke a three-game losing streak with a 90-76 victory against No. 21 Ohio State at University Park, Pa., on Saturday.
David Johnson scored 19 points as No. 11 Louisville withstood a charge from third-ranked Duke and pulled out a 79-73 road victory Saturday night at Cameron Indoor Stadium in Durham, N.C.
In the wake of Major League Baseball's sign-stealing scandal that has cost three managers their jobs and the Houston Astros a hefty fine and bevy of draft picks, third baseman Alex Bregman denied that he or his teammates wore any devices to help them detect which pitches were coming.
Sophomore guard Devin Vassell scored a career-high 23 points and backcourt mate M.J. Walker scored 19 after going scoreless in the first half as visiting No. 9 Florida State survived unranked Miami 83-79 in overtime in an Atlantic Coast Conference matchup of in-state rivals Saturday afternoon in Coral Gables, Fla.
Freshman Omar Payne had his first career double-double with 19 points and 11 rebounds to lead Florida to a 69-47 home victory over No. 4 Auburn on Saturday in Gainesville, Fla.
Paul Reed had 23 points and nine rebounds and Jalen Coleman-Lands added 20 points to steer host DePaul to a 79-66 upset of No. 5 Butler on Saturday afternoon in Chicago for the Blue Demons' first Big East victory of the season.
HAMPTON - Dutchtown High has been on an upward swing over the past few seasons and the basketball team, despite changing coaches for 2019-2020, has a solid season going for first-year head coach Jordan Griffin.
LSU and members of its national championship team are "unlikely" to face penalties from the NCAA stemming from players apparently accepting cash from Odell Beckham Jr. following the Tigers' 42-25 win over Clemson, according to a report Saturday by CBS Sports.
Heisman Trophy winner Joe Burrow, fresh off LSU's national championship win, will skip playing in next week's Senior Bowl, confirmed Senior Bowl executive director Jim Nagy on Saturday.
Senior Cassius Winston handed out four assists on Friday night, leading No. 15 Michigan State to a 67-55 victory over visiting Wisconsin to become the Big Ten's all-time leader in career assists with 817.
Kevin Huerter poured in the decisive 3-pointer with seven seconds to play and Trae Young scored 31 points as the visiting Atlanta Hawks rallied in the final two minutes to stun the host San Antonio Spurs 121-120 on Friday.
Rickie Fowler and Scottie Scheffler each carded an 8-under-par 64 on Friday at PGA West's Jack Nicklaus Tournament Course, and they share the lead at the midway point of The American Express at La Quinta, Calif.
McDONOUGH - Rivalries are always fun to watch and when two teams have as much bad blood as they do love for each other meet, it's always electric and the stakes are always higher than normal.
The New York Giants have hired former Dallas Cowboys head coach Jason Garrett as their offensive coordinator, several media outlets reported Friday.
Former Cy Young Award winner Jack McDowell added more nasty history to the sign-stealing scandal Friday by going back to the 1980s and implicating former Chicago White Sox manager Tony La Russa, who is now a member of the Hall of Fame.
LSU tight end Thaddeus Moss, son of Pro Football Hall of Famer Randy Moss, and linebacker K'Lavon Chaisson declared for the 2020 NFL Draft on Friday.
The indications were there from that first green flag he took as a little boy growing up in small town Texas. Bobby Labonte was perhaps simply destined to be a winner, a champion. And on January 31, he will officially become a member of the NASCAR Hall of Fame.
Offensive coordinator Kellen Moore will continue to call plays for the Dallas Cowboys in 2020, new head coach Mike McCarthy announced Thursday.
After backing up star quarterback Trevor Lawrence the past two seasons at Clemson, Chase Brice has decided to find another place to play, announcing Thursday on Twitter his intention to transfer.
Will the real San Antonio Spurs step to the front, please? The Spurs have been great at some times and bad at others, and have been as difficult to predict as any team NBA team in recent seasons.
The Atlanta Braves unveiled their promotional schedule Thursday afternoon for the 2020 season at newly rebranded Truist Park.
The Atlanta Dream will tip off its season on the road against the Indiana Fever on Friday, May 15, according to the 2020 WNBA schedule, which was released Thursday by league officials.
COLLEGE PARK - The College Park Skyhawks, the official G League affiliate of the Atlanta Hawks, announced today that Atlanta hip-hop producer and artist Mr. 2-17 will headline ‘Faith and Family’ night on Jan. 24. Mr. 2-17 will perform at halftime of the Skyhawks match-up against division riv…
STOCKBRIDGE - Entering the season, Woodland had the most experienced squad in the county with many of the seniors playing on the team and coinciding with Roy Johnson's entrance.
Antonio Brown's agent, Drew Rosenhaus, no longer will work with his controversial client until the wide receiver seeks professional help, ESPN reported Thursday.
The New York Mets and Carlos Beltran mutually parted ways on Thursday, three days after the club's new manager was implicated in the Houston Astros' sign-stealing incident from 2017.
New Orleans police issued an arrest warrant for Cleveland Browns wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. on a complaint of simple battery Thursday.
Jeff Teague is headed back to the Atlanta Hawks via trade with the Minnesota Timberwolves, giving the team much-needed point guard depth behind star Trae Young. League sources confirmed the deal to ESPN on Thursday.
Without a general manager or a field manager, the Houston Astros are still getting business done, agreeing with outfielder George Springer on Thursday to a one-year deal that avoids arbitration, mlb.com reported.
With the 2020 season fast approaching, the Houston Astros have interviewed Buck Showalter for their vacant managerial position, multiple outlets reported Thursday.
The Cincinnati Bengals are not required to divulge the first pick of the 2020 NFL Draft until April 23, however a few of their coaches were not shy about gushing over the presumptive No. 1 selection.
The biggest star in mixed martial arts, Conor McGregor, returns to action Saturday night, and the stakes in his UFC 246 main event bout with Donald Cerrone are bigger than they might appear at first glance.
Sophomore guard Kira Lewis Jr. scored a game-high 25 points and unranked Alabama dealt No. 4 Auburn its first loss of the season 83-64 in Southeastern Conference action Wednesday night in Tuscaloosa, Ala.
Prentiss Hubb scored a career-high 25 points and T.J. Gibbs added 17 to help visiting Notre Dame defeat Georgia Tech 78-74 on Wednesday in Atlanta.