G League will offer $125K to top prospects in lieu of NCAA one-and-done route

G League will offer $125K to top prospects in lieu of NCAA one-and-done route

The G League's new venture potentially could shake up NCAA basketball as we know it. The organization announced Thursday it will offer "Select Contracts" worth up...
Gordon Hayward put 'dark memories' behind him with Celtics return

Gordon Hayward put 'dark memories' behind him with Celtics return

Gordon Hayward was elated to put "dark memories and dark times" behind him and make his first appearance in more than a year...
Markelle Fultz to start for 76ers as Brett Brown eyes NBA Finals

Markelle Fultz to start for 76ers as Brett Brown eyes NBA Finals

Former No. 1 pick Markelle Fultz will start the 76ers' season opener against the Celtics. Sixers coach Brett Brown confirmed Fultz, who was selected first in the 2017...
Redskins' D.J. Swearinger ready to take on Texans: 'Houston bashed my name pretty bad'

Redskins keep losing games because of defense, safety D.J. Swearinger says

The Redskins have lost two straight games and safety D.J. Swearinger is growing frustrated after their latest loss to the Cowboys on Thanksgiving Day.  After...
Adrian Peterson will try to combat injuries plaguing Redskins: 'I just got to do more'

Adrian Peterson says he still disciplines his son with belt: 'Spankings are sometimes necessary'

Adrian Peterson is four years removed from being charged with felony child abuse. He later entered a plea deal to misdemeanor reckless assault and received a...
NBA trade rumors: JR Smith says he wants out of Cleveland

JR Smith no longer with 2-13 Cavs after tanking 'was always the plan' remark

It's no secret that the Cavaliers just aren't the same without departed LeBron James. Cleveland dropped to a league-worst 2-13 record Monday with a 113-102...
NFL free agency rumors: Redskins to meet with Mark Sanchez, 2 other quarterbacks after Alex Smith’s injury

NFL free agency rumors: Redskins signing QB Mark Sanchez

Mark Sanchez is back. The Redskins on Monday signed the free-agent quarterback to an undisclosed contract in the wake of Alex Smith's season-ending injury, NFL...
Browns interested in interviewing Condoleezza Rice for head coaching job, report says

Browns interested in interviewing Condoleezza Rice for head coaching job, report says

Cleveland's coaching search could soon take a historic turn. Browns general manager John Dorsey said last week the organization is considering all their options for their...
Pelicans' E'Twaun Moore is flying under the radar

Pelicans' E'Twaun Moore is flying under the radar

E'Twaun Moore has eclipsed 30 points in back-to-back games, and people are starting to take notice of the Pelicans swingman. There's nothing flashy...
NBA wrap: Raptors continue to look like class of the East with win over 76ers

Kawhi Leonard injury update: Raptors star (hip) will be game-time decision vs. Warriors

Kawhi Leonard will be a game-time decision for the Raptors' matchup against the Warriors on Wednesday, coach Nick Nurse told reporters pregame. He is officially...
Gary Harris injury update: Nuggets G (groin) to undergo MRI on Tuesday

Gary Harris injury update: Nuggets G (groin) to undergo MRI on Tuesday

Nuggets guard Gary Harris will undergo an MRI on Tuesday on his injured groin, according to multiple reports. Gary Harris will get an MRI...
Kawhi Leonard injury update: Raptors star to miss Lakers game with sore ankle

Kawhi Leonard responds to Gregg Popovich’s claim he wasn’t a leader with Spurs

Gregg Popovich’s comments don’t matter to Kawhi Leonard. The Spurs coach said this weekend Leonard — who was traded to the Raptors in July...
NHL's welcome gifts to Seattle: Draft, All-Star Game … soon

NHL's welcome gifts to Seattle: Draft, All-Star Game … soon

Big things are coming to Seattle. While touring the site intended for the expansion team's practice facility on Wednesday, NHL commissioner Gary Bettman promised to bring...
NBA trade rumors: Cavaliers F Kevin Love available for the ‘right price,’ some executives believe

NBA trade rumors: Cavaliers F Kevin Love available for the ‘right price,’ some executives...

The Cavaliers may be willing to trade Kevin Love. The 30-year-old forward has not played since late October because of a toe injury. But,...
Colts, Titans' battle for postseason spot to be aired on 'Sunday Night Football'

Colts, Titans' battle for postseason spot to be aired on 'Sunday Night Football'

America will be able to watch the Colts and Titans battle it out for a playoff spot in the AFC. NBC announced it will...
Lakers F Brandon Ingram on 4-game suspension: 'I have to control my emotions better’

Lakers F Brandon Ingram on 4-game suspension: 'I have to control my emotions better’

Brandon Ingram thought his suspension might have been worse. The 21-year-old Lakers forward will be off the court for four games because of his involvement in...
NBA wrap: Trae Young leads Hawks to first win; Thunder falls in Russell Westbrook’s return

NBA wrap: Trae Young leads Hawks to first win; Thunder falls in Russell Westbrook’s...

Trae Young led the Hawks to their first win of the season Sunday while the Thunder fell despite star Russell Westbrook’s return. Young scored...
Calvin Ridley injury update: Falcons rookie wide receiver has bone bruise

Calvin Ridley injury update: Falcons rookie WR expected to play against Giants

Calvin Ridley is expected to play in Week 7. The 23-year-old rookie wide receiver suffered a bone bruise in his left ankle and exited the...
Royce Freeman injury update: Broncos RB sprains ankle against Cardinals, report says

Royce Freeman injury update: Broncos RB sprains ankle against Cardinals, report says

Broncos running back Royce Freeman left Thursday's 45-10 victory over the Cardinals with an injury and did not return.  Freeman suffered an ankle sprain late in...
Dolphins' handling of QB Ryan Tannehill's injury prompts NFL investigation, report says

Dolphins' handling of QB Ryan Tannehill's injury prompts NFL investigation, report says

The NFL is investigating how the Dolphins handled quarterback Ryan Tannehill's shoulder injury, according to the Miami Herald. The issue that arose was how the...

Andrew Luck injury update: Colts QB could be ready for season...

There's a new sense of hope surrounding Andrew Luck's latest injury. According to a report from ESPN, which cited unidentified sources, there's a "guarded...