Chris Paul has never reached the conference finals in his 10-year All-Star career. Neither have the Los Angeles Clippers and now the pressure is on them to make franchise history together.
As part of a new security plan this season to further safeguard game balls, an MLB representative now watches them get carried by a clubhouse assistant from the umpires' room to the field.
Less than three months after suffering serious injuries when he crashed into a concrete wall at Daytona, Kyle Busch will return to racing in NASCAR's All-Star race this weekend following a rapid recovery his doctors called remarkable.
The league announced Tuesday that Brooklyn will host the draft for the third consecutive year.
New York Yankees pitcher Masahiro Tanaka has thrown his first bullpen session since going on the 15-day disabled list with a strained right forearm and tendinitis in his right wrist.
The reigning Super Bowl MVP will appeal his four-game suspension, his agent said, and the Patriots organization threw its "unconditional" support behind its quarterback after the NFL came down hard on its biggest star in the "Deflategate" scandal.
The Oakland Raiders have signed running back Michael Dyer and five other players who tried out at the team's rookie minicamp.
The city had been overrun by violence on April 27 after the funeral of Freddie Gray, a 25-year-old black man who died while in the custody of Baltimore police. Then in an unprecedented move, the Orioles hosted the Chicago White Sox on April 29 without allowing fans to enter.
Cheerleaders for professional sports teams based in California would have to be paid at least minimum wage under a bill moving through the state Legislature.
"Family's everything," Maxwell said. "To have my family be able to go through these life experiences with me in all the different cities that we've been in, it's great. It's something they'll never forget. It's something I'll obviously never forget as well."
The NFL suspended Super Bowl MVP Tom Brady for the first four games on Monday for his role in a scheme to deflate footballs used in the AFC title game.
If you ain't cheatin', you ain't tryin'.
Legendary broadcaster Vin Scully attended a ceremony in Taft, where a Wiffle ball park was named in his honor.
Attorneys for No. 1 NFL pick Jameis Winston said in a federal court filing that the former Florida State University quarterback did not rape a woman who is suing him and that she is motivated by greed.
Nate Boyer received the type of reception normally reserved for star quarterbacks and shutdown cornerbacks after finishing his first practice with the Seattle Seahawks.