Former NFL star Darren Sharper pleaded no contest Monday in Los Angeles to charges of drugging and raping two women in the second of similar criminal cases in four states.
An NFL team owner has designed a Los Angeles-area stadium for two clubs - with two home locker rooms, identical sets of office space and two owners' suites.
Los Angeles Lakers guard Steve Nash has announced his retirement after a 19-year NBA career that included two MVP awards.
The Seattle Mariners have released their crop of humorous commercials for the 2015 season.
A high-stakes case playing out in federal court could lead to the end of the all-or-nothing pro sports TV packages that force fans to buy hundreds of live games from around the league instead of just those involving their favorite teams.
A Mexican state prosecutor says a professional wrestler has died from a hit in the ring during a match.
Just five years from reaching the NFL pinnacle as an All-Pro and Super Bowl champion, Darren Sharper is now likely headed for a lengthy prison sentence after reaching plea agreements in charges involving the drugging and sexual assault of at least nine women in four states, his lawyer said Friday.
The heart-pounding first full day of the tournament was headlined by two No. 14 seeds taking down two No. 3 seeds before the day was even half over.
Significant changes to the use of video replay, including reviewing all fouls called by game officials, will be presented by the NFL's competition committee at next week's owners meetings.
“I have seen people become incredibly uncomfortable with the U of O cheerleading, and actually leave the basketball court at intermission because of the overt kind of sexual dancing, whatever you want to call it,” trustee Ginevra Ralph told the university’s board of trustees at a March 4 board meeting.
Dallas Seavey completed the 979-mile route from Fairbanks in eight days, 8 hours, 13 minutes and 6 seconds. That's about five hours longer than the record he set in winning the 2014 race.
The Seattle Seahawks are denying a report that that defensive end Michael Bennett is seeking a trade to the Atlanta Falcons.
Wary of head trauma, San Francisco 49ers linebacker Chris Borland is leaving football. And not even the promise of NFL stardom and piles of money could change his mind.
Three-time runner-up Aliy Zirkle surged to the lead of the Iditarod on Sunday, but Jeff King and Aaron Burmeister were about two hours behind with rested teams as mushers moved off the Yukon River and headed toward Alaska's west coast.
Maybe everyone should have known from the way the Super Bowl ended that the beginning of the NFL's business season would be wild.