An empty playground: somber times and reflection for sports
It’s supposed to be a place where we retreat from the realities of life, a place where we can immerse ourselves for a few hours […]
Column: Tony Stewart on the ropes in final NASCAR Chase
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Well, this isn’t the way anyone wanted to see Tony Stewart end his career. The driver went into NASCAR’s playoffs with […]
Palmer’s impact: Grand Slam, endorsements, TV, private jets
CHASKA, Minn. (AP) — Jack Nicklaus, Tiger Woods and Jordan Spieth all chased the Grand Slam, golf’s holy grail of winning all four majors in […]
ASU’s Zane Gonzalez earns Player of the Week honors
After scoring 15 points during ASU’s 51-41 win against Cal on Saturday, kicker Zane Gonzalez has been named the Pac-12 Special Teams Player of the Week.
Orgeron: Coaching LSU ‘a dream,’ offense will be ‘tweaked’
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — As much as Ed Orgeron might have preferred a different route to the top coaching job at LSU, the Louisiana […]
LeBron supports Kaepernick but will stand during anthem
INDEPENDENCE, Ohio (AP) — LeBron James says he plans to stand during the national anthem, but he supports San Francisco quarterback Colin Kaepernick’s decision to […]
Chiefs’ Marcus Peters with second straight two-pick game
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Chiefs linebacker Derrick Johnson has played with dozens of cornerbacks over 12 years in the NFL. He admits that none […]
Huskers’ Rose-Ivey received blowback for anthem protest
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A Nebraska football player who kneeled during the national anthem before the game at Northwestern on Saturday night said he and […]
Keim Time: We’re in this thing together
After another disappointing loss, this time to the Bills, Cardinals general manager Steve Keim talked about what went awry in Buffalo.
Spread the blame for the Cardinals’ 1-2 start
There are games where you can point to one or two reasons why a team lost. But not this one as the Cardinals were dropped by the Bills.