Playoffs

Craig Kimbrel's role to change as Red Sox prepare for playoffs

1 hour ago   |   Boston Herald

NEW YORK - Alex Cora has said it before, but this time it seems like there's no way around it. Craig Kimbrel's job is going to change. Kimbrel will begin working out of relief...
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What would it take for Nets to land Jimmy Butler?

What would it take for Nets to land Jimmy Butler?

1 hour ago   |   New York Post

Throughout the Nets' rebuild, they've stuck to the mantra of “not skipping steps.” But trading for Jimmy Butler wouldn't just be a step; it would be a giant leap from the...
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5 National League teams can block Cubs from returning to World Series

1 hour ago   |   Chicago Tribune

You don't need Windex to see the National League playoff picture has gotten much clearer as we head into the final sprint of the season. The ongoing collapse of the...
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NHRA surprise: Kalitta Motorsports parts ways with Jim Oberhofer after 30-plus years

2 hours ago   |   NBC Sports

Oberhofer was released as Doug Kalitta's crew chief despite there still being five races remaining in the NHRA playoffs.
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Jordan Matthews “loved” his year in Buffalo

4 hours ago   |   NBC Sports

Apparently 17 years without a playoff berth wasn't the only drought that ended in Buffalo last year. New Eagles wide receiver Jordan Matthews told reporters in Philadelphia he...
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'We love who's in here' - Devils keep roster largely intact, seek to take next step

'We love who's in here' - Devils keep roster largely intact, seek to take next step

4 hours ago   |   Sporting News

After reaching the playoffs last season for the first time in six years, the Devils chose not to make any big moves this summer.
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Tiger Woods back at East Lake and couldn't be prouder

4 hours ago   |   National Post   |   2 articles

ATLANTA - Tiger Woods is facing long odds of capturing the FedEx Cup and the $10 million bonus. That's all relative this year. Just having his own parking spot at East Lake...
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Bird highlights US women's world cup roster

6 hours ago   |   National Post   |   2 articles

TENERIFE, Spain - Fresh off winning a third WNBA title, Sue Bird will try to help the U.S. win a third straight FIBA Women's Basketball World Cup. Bird is on the American squad...
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MLB wild-card standings, playoff picture update: Red Sox could clinch AL East title at Yankee Stadium

7 hours ago   |   CBS Sports

Most other American League postseason races have been decided or will be shortly
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MLB wild-card standings, playoff picture update: Doomsday 3-team tiebreaker scenario remains possible in NL

7 hours ago   |   CBS Sports

Fans of chaos should be rooting for the Brewers, Cards, and either the Dodgers or Rockies to finish tied
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Getaway driver in deadly robbery brought his toddler with him

Getaway driver in deadly robbery brought his toddler with him

Two people died in the armed robbery that yielded $875. Read more ...

2 women drowned in a sheriff's van during Florence flooding while being...

2 women drowned in a sheriff's van during Florence flooding while being transported to a mental health facility

Two women drowned in a sheriff's van during Hurricane Florence flooding. The women were in the process of being transported between mental health facilities. At the time, they... Read more ...

Teacher placed on leave over video of toddler being used to steal prizes...

Teacher placed on leave over video of toddler being used to steal prizes from game machine

A teacher is on leave after he surrendered to police for using his toddler to steal prizes from a game inside a mall. Read more ...

Wisconsin authorities investigating reports of active shooter at an office...

Wisconsin authorities investigating reports of active shooter at an office building near Madison

Police were called to a commercial building after receiving multiple reports of a shooting around 10 a.m. ET. Read more ...

Homeless DC student with an offer to play college football is offered a...

Homeless DC student with an offer to play college football is offered a place to live after his high school team banned him over residency rules

Covenant House Greater Washington has given Jamal Speaks, an 18-year-old senior at Ballou-STAY Opportunity Academy, a place to live for the rest of the 2018-2019 school... Read more ...

Recycled wizarding world in Gambrills backyard raises funds for Florence victims

Recycled wizarding world in Gambrills backyard raises funds for Florence victims

In a unique way of turning trash into treasure, Harry Potter superfans in Anne Arundel County have recreated part of the movies' set for their children to enjoy, and it's quite... Read more ...

Mark Cuban's $10 million finally ends NBA's Mavericks probe

Mark Cuban's $10 million finally ends NBA's Mavericks probe

DALLAS - Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban has agreed to contribute $10 million to women's causes and domestic violence awareness as part of the NBA's investigation into... Read more ...

Kim Jong Un agrees to dismantle main nuke site if US takes steps too

Kim Jong Un agrees to dismantle main nuke site if US takes steps too

South Korean President Moon Jae-in and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un announced a set of agreements Wednesday that included a promise to permanently dismantle the North's main... Read more ...

Cristiano Ronaldo left stunned and furious after receiving an absurd red...

Cristiano Ronaldo left stunned and furious after receiving an absurd red card in first Champions League match with new club Juventus

Cristiano Ronaldo was sent off in the 29th minute of his first Champions League match with Juventus on an absurdly soft call. It was Ronaldo's first red card in 154 career... Read more ...

Ronaldo sent off in 1st Champions League game with Juventus

Ronaldo sent off in 1st Champions League game with Juventus

VALENCIA, Spain - Cristiano Ronaldo was sent off in his first Champions League match for Juventus, leaving the Portugal star in tears as he walked off the pitch. Read more ...