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Encarnacion to Mariners, Santana to Indians in…

Slugger Edwin Encarnacion has been traded to Cleveland and first baseman Carlos Santana has returned to the Indians in a three-team deal that also involved Tampa Bay. The Rays got infielder Yandy Diaz.

Report: USOC and others delayed in response to…

Report: USOC, other Olympic leaders delayed in response to Nassar allegations

Stanford Commit Fran Belibi Steals Show With…

Stanford commit Fran Belibi put up 32 points Wednesday night in a 79–52 victory, but it was her insane slam dunk that sent the crowd into a frenzy.

Top-ranked Djokovic, Halep honored by ITF as World Champions

Novak Djokovic and Simona Halep were named the 2018 World Champions by the International Tennis Federation on Thursday after each won Grand Slam titles and finished the year atop the world rankings

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Carson Wentz sits out practice second day in a row

Carson Wentz was absent from the open portion of practice on Thursday because of a back injury, increasing the possibility Super Bowl MVP Nick Foles will start for the Eagles at the Rams on Sunday.

IOC eases off support for electronic gaming as Olympic event

The International Olympic Committee has slowed its support for recognizing electronic gaming as a sport

Report: Dirk Nowitzki Ready to Begin…

Dallas forward Dirk Nowitzki is finally ready to begin his 21st NBA season on Thursday, a new league record for longest career with one team.

Roddick returns for exhibition match to start New…

Andy Roddick is coming back to New York and wants to bring his game with him

Jordan tells AP: Monk interaction was a 'tap of…

Hornets owner Michael Jordan says smack on the back of second-year guard Malik Monk's head in closing seconds of win against the Pistons was 'tap of endearment'

Ethiopia's top Paralympian now living as refugee…

Two years after he won Ethiopia's only medal at the Rio de Janeiro Paralympics, Tamiru Kefeyalew is still in Brazil and still searching for a better life

FC Cincinnati Expresses Interest in Fabian Johnson

Will Fabian Johnson be wearing an FC Cincinnati kit during the team's inaugural MLS season?

Tennis broadcaster Justin Gimelstob accused of assault in LA

Tennis broadcaster and coach Justin Gimelstob faces a felony assault charge following his Halloween night arrest for allegedly attacking a former friend in Los Angeles

AP source: Joe Kelly, Dodgers agree to $25M, 3-year contract

Person familiar with negotiations to AP: Reliever Joe Kelly, Dodgers agree to $25 million, 3-year deal

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Bach and IOC: No Olympic city ever as ready as…

IOC President Thomas Bach and other International Olympic Committee members are calling Tokyo the best prepared host city in recent memory

Thursday Night Football Preview Between The…

Chargers and Chiefs meet up on Thursday Night Football in an AFC West showdown.

Osaka's coach, Bajin, wins 1st WTA Coach of the Year award

Sascha Bajin has been chosen as the first winner of the WTA Coach of the Year award after helping Naomi Osaka collect the U.S. Open title

Ohio State players: Urban Meyer won't let go…

Ohio State players say coach Urban Meyer hasn't eased up yet, not with one more game to win

SKorean curling official leaves sport over abuse suspicions

A beleaguered South Korean curling official says he and his family will leave the sport for good as the government investigates their alleged abusive treatment of the "Garlic Girls," the country's hugely popular Olympic silver medalists

How FC Cincinnati Plans to Create Fan Culture…

FC Cincinnati President and General Manager Jeff Berding shares what the franchise has learned from some of Major League Soccer's successful expansion teams.

Canseco makes pitch for chief of staff job in…

Jose Canseco makes pitch for chief of staff job in tweet to Trump

IOC human rights advisory committee to start with…

The IOC has set up an advisory committee on human rights

Red Sox Should Not Let Luxury Tax Affect How…

The World Series champions have some big financial decisions to make this offseason, but the franchise would be silly to start shipping star players out in order to avoid the luxury tax.

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AP source: Free agent reliever Familia set to return to Mets

A person familiar with the deal tells The Associated Press that free agent reliever Jeurys Familia is set to rejoin the New York Mets with a $30 million, three-year contract

Whither Olympic boxing: Will it be in Tokyo, or not?

The IOC wants boxing held in the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, but it can't promise that it will be

NFL Week 15 Start Em/Sit Em

The Packers and Bears meet up this Sunday Night in primetime. Which quarterback should you keep an eye on to help you in your fantasy playoffs? Michael Beller's got you covered.