Canadiens cutting ties with Tomas Plekanec

Tomas Plekanec retires from NHL as Canadiens decide to cut ties

Tomas Plekanec always wanted to finish his NHL career with the Canadiens, and did so Friday — albeit a bit earlier than he...
Cam Newton on Panthers' big loss to Steelers: 'We got whooped'

Cam Newton on Panthers' big loss to Steelers: 'We got whooped'

The Panthers faced a blowout loss to the Steelers on Thursday as they fell 52-21 behind a struggling defense, and quarterback Cam Newton had...
NFL says PED testing is random after Panthers' Eric Reid raises concern

NFL says PED testing is random after Panthers' Eric Reid raises concern

NFL spokesman Brian McCarthy responded to Eric Reid's comments following the Panthers' 52-21 loss to the Steelers on Thursday, defending the league's policy on testing for...
Canadiens cutting ties with Tomas Plekanec

Canadiens cutting ties with Tomas Plekanec

Tomas Plekanec has been a fixture for the Canadiens for more than a decade, but his run with the team has come to...
Dwyane Wade, Gabrielle Union welcome ‘miracle baby’

Dwyane Wade, Gabrielle Union welcome ‘miracle baby’

Dwyane Wade and his wife, actress Gabrielle Union, welcomed a baby daughter into the world Wednesday.  The two called their newborn a "miracle baby" and Union...
Le'Veon Bell still hasn't reported to Steelers, report says

Steelers expect Le’Veon Bell to report next week, Art Rooney II says

After 10 weeks of uncertainty from Le'Veon Bell amid a holdout for a long term contract, the Steelers expect their star running back...
Big Garcia lead cut in frustrating second round

Big Garcia lead cut in frustrating second round

Sergio Garcia's four-shot lead was cut to just one as he managed only a one-under 71 in the second round of the Nedbank...
Kristaps Porzingis injury update: Knicks star uses Instagram to rebut reports of slow progress

Kristaps Porzingis injury update: Knicks star uses Instagram to rebut reports of slow progress

Knicks star forward Kristaps Porzingis, who hasn’t played a minute since ACL surgery nine months ago, took control of the narrative surrounding his...
Kyrie Irving praises Celtics' resiliency in stunning 20-point comeback

Kyrie Irving praises Celtics' resiliency in stunning 20-point comeback

Kyrie Irving lauded the Celtics' desire after leading his team to a stunning 22-point comeback win in overtime Thursday in Phoenix. The Celtics were...
Stephen Curry (groin) due for MRI after exiting Warriors' first home loss

Stephen Curry (groin) due for MRI after exiting Warriors' first home loss

Steve Kerr refused to blame injuries, even one to star Stephen Curry, for the end of the Warriors' eight-game winning streak Thursday. The Bucks beat...
Brock Boeser injury update: Canucks F (groin) sent home for second opinion

Brock Boeser injury update: Canucks F (groin) sent home for second opinion

Canucks forward Brock Boeser has been sent back to Vancouver to have a nagging groin injury examined by a specialist, the team announced Thursday. He'll miss his second straight game...
Doug Whaley joins XFL as VP for football operations

Doug Whaley joins XFL as VP for football operations

Doug Whaley is taking his football career in a different direction. The former Bills general manager has been hired as senior vice president for football operations...
Timberwolves owner says team is looking to move Jimmy Butler; Tom Thibodeau’s job not in jeopardy

Jimmy Butler frustrated with Timberwolves' 4-8 start

Jimmy Butler's frustration is going beyond his status with the team.  The 29-year-old forward said after the Timberwolves' 114-110 loss to the Lakers on Wednesday...
Eli Manning only focusing on Giants' Monday night game: 'There's urgency to get things going'

Eli Manning only focusing on Giants' Monday night game: 'There's urgency to get things...

Eli Manning doesn't feel any extra pressure when it comes to keeping his starting spot under center, but he does know the Giants need...
Packers OC says 'many factors' contribute to QB Aaron Rodgers' career-low completion rate

Packers OC says 'many factors' contribute to QB Aaron Rodgers' career-low completion rate

Aaron Rodgers has been stuck in a rut during Green Bay's 3-4-1 start. The veteran quarterback has completed a career-low 60.6 percent of his...
Carmelo Anthony discusses his time with the Knicks: ‘Overall it was great’

NBA wrap: Thunder cruise to win over Rockets; Carmelo Anthony struggles in return to...

Carmelo Anthony must have been hoping for a better return to Oklahoma City. The 34-year-old forward missed 10 of his 11 shots and tallied...
Three takeaways from the Steelers' big win over the Panthers

Three takeaways from the Steelers' big win over the Panthers

It was poised to be a matchup between two heavyweight teams. Both the Steelers and the Panthers had to quickly recover from wins Sunday to...
Paul Pierce says he thinks Duke could beat the Cavaliers

Paul Pierce says he thinks Duke could beat the Cavaliers

Paul Pierce does not think highly of the Cavaliers. Cleveland dropped to 1-10 to start the season when it fell to the Thunder 95-86...
Rams CB Marcus Peters has a message for Saints coach Sean Payton: Tell him 'to keep talking that s—'

Rams CB Marcus Peters has a message for Saints coach Sean Payton: Tell him...

Rams defensive back Marcus Peters had some choice words for Saints coach Sean Payton. After what could turn out to be a potential playoff...
Gregg Williams has a message for Browns QB Baker Mayfield: 'Don't be afraid of making mistakes'

Gregg Williams has a message for Browns QB Baker Mayfield: 'Don't be afraid of...

Browns interim coach Gregg Williams doesn't want the Heisman Trophy winner and No. 1 pick in the 2018 draft to hesitate Sunday against...