National Sports

Goodell: 'Tragic events' call for 'urgent need for action'

May 30, 2020

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell says an urgent need for action remains following the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis and the protests around the country that have followed

Bobby Joe Morrow, 3-time winner in 1956 Olympics, dies at 84

May 30, 2020

Bobby Joe Morrow, the Texas sprinter who won three gold medals in the 1956 Melbourne Olympics while a student at Abilene Christian University, died Saturday

For father battling cancer, a graduation to victory lane

May 30, 2020

After posing for a graduation photo on Indianapolis Motor Speedway's yard of bricks, Jacob Foxworthy started walking toward the family car

Stenhouse heads to Bristol buoyed by good run at Charlotte

May 30, 2020

Ricky Stenhouse Jr. could not have had a bumpier return to racing after NASCAR’s 10-week shutdown

US Open plan in works, including group flights, COVID tests

May 30, 2020

Official expects it to be at its usual site in New York and in its usual dates.

Sports events in England allowed to resume from Monday

May 30, 2020

Sports events will be allowed to resume in England from Monday without any spectators

Premier League cleared by government to pursue June restart

May 30, 2020

The Premier League has been given government approval to press ahead with its June 17 restart although players will have to stay apart during goal celebrations and disputes to maintain social distancing

Dodgers' David Price throws money toward minor leaguers' pay

May 30, 2020

Minor league players in the Los Angeles Dodgers organization will be getting something extra in their paychecks courtesy of star pitcher David Price

Spanish soccer league to resume full team training

May 30, 2020

The Spanish league says full team training sessions will resume Monday ahead of the first match to be played following the coronavirus stoppage

Pro Football Hall of Famer Floyd Little fighting cancer

May 30, 2020

Pro Football Hall of Famer Floyd Little has been diagnosed with cancer, according to a former Syracuse Orange teammate who has set up a GoFundMe page to help pay for treatment costs

Bayern beats Fortuna 5-0 to take 10-point Bundesliga lead

May 30, 2020

Robert Lewandowski scored twice as Bayern Munich took a confident step closer to an eighth straight German title with a 5-0 demolition of Fortuna Düsseldorf in an empty stadium

The Latest: No positive results in EPL latest testing round

May 30, 2020

There have been no positive results from the Premier League’s latest round of COVID-19 testing

Muzzle Mr. Met? Mascots wonder why they're banned from MLB

May 30, 2020

Major League Baseball wants to ban mascots should the sport resume this season

Government to allow elite sports events in England to resume from Monday without spectators if conditions met

May 30, 2020

Government to allow elite sports events in England to resume from Monday without spectators if conditions met

Number of eliminated college sports programs nearing 100

May 30, 2020

Four-year colleges facing budget shortfalls because of the coronavirus outbreak have eliminated nearly 100 sports programs