Guard Steve Nash announced his retirement in a letter, quietly ending a 19-year NBA career that included two league MVP awards.
Pitcher Cory Rasmus of the Los Angeles Angels needs surgery for what team officials call a core injury and will be sidelined from six to eight weeks.
Chuck Bednarik, a Pro Football Hall of Famer and one of the last great two-way NFL players, died Saturday. He was 89.
Now going through his second spring training in the outfield, Ackley is beginning to feel like a veteran
Graham, the Seahawks’ newest toy, is part tight end, part receiver and full-time matchup nightmare. He is big enough to overpower cornerbacks, fast enough to run by linebackers and coordinated enough to catch passes in traffic.
The Brooklyn Nets and Milwaukee Bucks played three overtimes in New York for the second time this season, the home team pulling this one out 129-127.
Los Angeles Dodgers ace Clayton Kershaw lost part of a tooth when he was hit by a line drive, but the National League MVP and Cy Young Award winner completed a five-inning outing.
Team also confirms the signing of free-agent defensive tackle Ahtyba Rubin.
The Huskies, seeded sixth in the Oklahoma City Region, fell to 11th-seeded Miami, 86-80, as Adrienne Motley scored 30 points for the Hurricanes. Kelsey Plum and Talia Walton had 17 points apiece for UW, who were in the NCAA tournament for the first time since 2007.
Kevin Durant, last year’s league most valuable player, likely won’t return for the Oklahoma City Thunder this season. General manager Sam Presti said Durant still has pain in his right foot,
Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings sharply criticized the Cowboys’ decision to sign defensive end Greg Hardy in spite of serious domestic-violence allegations.
With the season opener just over two weeks away, manager Lloyd McClendon cut 11 players Friday morning, bringing the total number in major-league camp to 39.
Both Walker and the other candidate, Roenis Elias, likely will get three more starts this spring, and if manager Lloyd McClendon holds true to his word, the suspense will linger until the Mariners break camp.
Janet Yellen, the Federal Reserve chairwoman, delivered a clever parting gift to a pair of retiring reserve bank presidents who have repeatedly warned that she is leading the Fed down a path that may unleash dangerous inflation.
Huskies are in NCAA tournament for the first time since 2007, and open against Miami
Washington takes down Texas Tech, 7-1 and 8-5
Even the biggest stars of the Houston Rockets’ past couldn’t outshine James Harden on Thursday night.
Milwaukee manager Ron Roenicke’s 2016 option was exercised Thursday by the Brewers.
Smith’s on-base percentage of .367 last season would have been second for Seattle in 2014 behind only the .382 of Robinson Cano.
Tight end Charles Clay is switching teams in the AFC East.