Alexander Ovechkin notches hat trick, extends lead in NHL goal scoring race

ALEXANDER OVECHKIN NOTCHES HAT TRICK, EXTENDS LEAD IN NHL GOAL SCORING RACE

Washington Capitals' superstar Alexander Ovechkin added to his league-leading goal tally with a hat trick against the San Jose Sharks...

Rockets F Kenneth Faried blasts Nets for 'lying' to him

ROCKETS F KENNETH FARIED BLASTS NETS FOR 'LYING' TO HIM

Faried played in 12 games for the Nets, averaging 5.1 points and 3.7 rebounds in just 9.8 minutes per appearance.

 
 
 
Darius Garland withdraws from Vanderbilt to prepare for 2019 NBA Draft

DARIUS GARLAND WITHDRAWS FROM VANDERBILT TO PREPARE FOR 2019 NBA DRAFT

"I will be forever grateful to Vanderbilt and wish the program much success for the remainder of this season and beyond," Garland said.

Rockets' James Harden on Carmelo Anthony trade: 'It kind of sucks that it didn't work out'

ROCKETS' JAMES HARDEN ON CARMELO ANTHONY TRADE: 'IT KIND OF SUCKS THAT IT DIDN'T WORK OUT'

"I just want to see him hoop, see him happy, and I mean, he deserves it, honestly," Harden said.

 
 
 
Lennox Lewis on the Riddick Bowe fight that never happened and the saga brewing between Anthony Joshua, Deontay Wilder & Tyson Fury

LENNOX LEWIS ON THE RIDDICK BOWE FIGHT THAT NEVER HAPPENED AND THE SAGA BREWING BETWEEN ANTHONY JOSHUA, DEONTAY WILDER & TYSON FURY

Boxing's last undisputed heavyweight champion Lennox Lewis spoke to Sporting News on the division and the biggest fight of his career...

NBA trade rumors: Grizzlies will listen to offers for stars Marc Gasol, Mike Conley

NBA TRADE RUMORS: GRIZZLIES WILL LISTEN TO OFFERS FOR STARS MARC GASOL, MIKE CONLEY

The team “has reached a crossroads” and will consider dealing one or both players, according to ESPN.

 
 
 
Badou Jack wants to return 'sooner rather than later' after suffering nasty gash on forehead

BADOU JACK WANTS TO RETURN 'SOONER RATHER THAN LATER' AFTER SUFFERING NASTY GASH ON FOREHEAD

Former two-division champ Badou Jack suffered one of the most gruesome cuts in boxing history in Saturday's night fight against Marcus...

Cole Beasley says Cowboys' 'front office pushes who they want to get the ball'

COLE BEASLEY SAYS COWBOYS' 'FRONT OFFICE PUSHES WHO THEY WANT TO GET THE BALL'

“I haven't been a huge priority in that regard,” Beasley said on Twitter. "Maybe that will change but I'm not sure."

 
 
 
Baseball Hall of Fame 2020: Surge in support means Larry Walker could reach Cooperstown

BASEBALL HALL OF FAME 2020: SURGE IN SUPPORT MEANS LARRY WALKER COULD REACH COOPERSTOWN

A close look at his numbers - and space on the ballot - means that Larry Walker being part of the Hall of Fame class of 2020 is a very...

Redskins remain 'optimistic' QB Alex Smith will play again

REDSKINS REMAIN 'OPTIMISTIC' QB ALEX SMITH WILL PLAY AGAIN

"We're optimistic," president Bruce Allen said. "If anyone can come back, it's Alex. I'm sure he wanted to shoot hoops at the game."

 
 
 
Baseball Hall of Fame 2019: Five crazy stats from the newest Hall of Fame class

BASEBALL HALL OF FAME 2019: FIVE CRAZY STATS FROM THE NEWEST HALL OF FAME CLASS

The members of the 2019 Hall of Fame class have certain statistics that separate them from the rest. These are five from each.

Super Bowl 53: Patriots coach Bill Belichick says Rams' Aaron Donald is 'pretty much unblockable'

SUPER BOWL 53: PATRIOTS COACH BILL BELICHICK SAYS RAMS' AARON DONALD IS 'PRETTY MUCH UNBLOCKABLE'

The Patriots will face the Rams in Super Bowl 53 on Feb. 3 at Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta, Georgia.

 
 
 
Mavericks fan who heckled Clippers' Patrick Beverley banned from arena for season, report says

MAVERICKS FAN WHO HECKLED CLIPPERS' PATRICK BEVERLEY BANNED FROM ARENA FOR SEASON, REPORT SAYS

Dallas will attempt to snap a four-game losing streak Tuesday, as it will take on Los Angeles in a rematch at 8:30 p.m. ET.

NBA trade rumors: Teams have inquired about dealing for Knicks guards Tim Hardaway Jr., Courtney Lee

NBA TRADE RUMORS: TEAMS HAVE INQUIRED ABOUT DEALING FOR KNICKS GUARDS TIM HARDAWAY JR., COURTNEY LEE

Hardaway Jr. is averaging 19.6 points and 2.7 assists in 32.6 minutes per game for the lowly Knicks this season.

 
 
 
Warriors vs. Wizards: Time, TV channel, how to watch

WARRIORS VS. WIZARDS: TIME, TV CHANNEL, HOW TO WATCH

Sporting News has all of the information you need about Thursday night's game between the Warriors and Wizards.

MLB hot stove: Braves re-sign Nick Markakis

MLB HOT STOVE: BRAVES RE-SIGN NICK MARKAKIS

Markakis posted a .297/.366/.440 slash line with 14 home runs and 93 RBIs last season.

 
 
 
NFL playoffs 2019: League to investigate reported laser flashed at Tom Brady vs. Chiefs

NFL PLAYOFFS 2019: LEAGUE TO INVESTIGATE REPORTED LASER FLASHED AT TOM BRADY VS. CHIEFS

Despite the incident, Brady guided the Patriots to a 37-31 overtime victory against the Chiefs in the AFC championship in Kansas City.

What's next for Carmelo Anthony? Aging star has limited options

WHAT'S NEXT FOR CARMELO ANTHONY? AGING STAR HAS LIMITED OPTIONS

The Rockets agreed to send Carmelo Anthony to the Bulls, but he isn't expected to play in Chicago. Where will the 10-time All-Star...

 
 
 
Texas president: Mascot Bevo is 'great symbol' for university despite safety concerns

TEXAS PRESIDENT: MASCOT BEVO IS 'GREAT SYMBOL' FOR UNIVERSITY DESPITE SAFETY CONCERNS

Texas president Gregory Fenves said he understood that safety was a concern with Bevo, but that he will remain the school's mascot.

Ex-NFL RB Darren McFadden arrested at Whataburger, charged with DWI

EX-NFL RB DARREN MCFADDEN ARRESTED AT WHATABURGER, CHARGED WITH DWI

McFadden allegedly fell asleep behind the wheel while in the drive-thru lane of a Whataburger in Texas.

 
 
 



Yankees' Rivera receives first-ever unanimous Hall of Fame selection

Yankees' Rivera receives first-ever unanimous Hall of Fame selection

Mariano Rivera has become baseball's first unanimous Hall of Fame selection. Read more ...

Man wins $1 in lottery, gets millionaire photo shoot treatment

Man wins $1 in lottery, gets millionaire photo shoot treatment

This lottery player wanted a large check for his winnings and all the glam that goes with big payouts - even though he only won $1. Read more ...

22 Valentine's Day gifts that'll show her you care

22 Valentine's Day gifts that'll show her you care

Ladies, if your beau hasn't made a peep about Valentine's Day yet, here's a good way to give him a little nudge... 😉 Read more ...

Yankees' Rivera receives first-ever unanimous Hall of Fame selection

Yankees' Rivera receives first-ever unanimous Hall of Fame selection

Mariano Rivera has become baseball's first unanimous Hall of Fame selection. Read more ...

Supreme Court reinstates Trump's ban on transgender military personnel

Supreme Court reinstates Trump's ban on transgender military personnel

The Supreme Court on Tuesday allowed the Pentagon to move ahead with a plan to limit transgender military service while lawsuits work their way through the courts. President... Read more ...

PED-tainted Bonds, Clemens still fall short in Hall of Fame voting

PED-tainted Bonds, Clemens still fall short in Hall of Fame voting

Tuesday proved a rough day for Barry Bonds and Roger Clemens, the all-time greats who have been kept out of Cooperstown due to very strong evidence that they used illegal... Read more ...

Watch: The moment Mariano Rivera found out he was Hall of Fame bound

Watch: The moment Mariano Rivera found out he was Hall of Fame bound

Yankees great Mariano Rivera became the first unanimous selection to the Baseball Hall of Fame on Tuesday, and it was a big moment for the all-time great reliever. Surrounded... Read more ...

Los Angeles Teachers Union Reach Agreement With District Amid Strike

Los Angeles Teachers Union Reach Agreement With District Amid Strike

The strike has lasted six school days and impacted nearly half a million students. Read more ...

Singer Chris Brown detained in Paris after rape accusation

Singer Chris Brown detained in Paris after rape accusation

Two police officials say U.S. singer Chris Brown and two other people are in custody in Paris after a woman filed a rape complaint. Read more ...

NBA trade rumors: Grizzlies will listen to offers for stars Marc Gasol, Mike...

NBA trade rumors: Grizzlies will listen to offers for stars Marc Gasol, Mike Conley

The team “has reached a crossroads” and will consider dealing one or both players, according to ESPN. Read more ...