Tokyo 2020 athletes must put health before careers, says Olympics great Ian Thorpe

Five-time Olympic champion believes athletes should seriously consider whether competing in Tokyo is worth the danger posed to their health

Andrew Thomas could solve Jets’ O-line headache at NFL draft

INDIANAPOLIS — Andrew Thomas still beats to a different drum than most offensive linemen. It used to be the drum he played, dressed in his high school football jersey with the marching band at pep …

Redskins flirting with top NFL draft QBs in front of Dwayne Haskins

The Redskins may be in the hunt for another quarterback. Washington’s new head coach Ron Rivera told reporters Wednesday at the NFL Combine that the Redskins intend to meet with the two most …

‘Conor might be able to take it back, who knows?’: Muhammad Ali's daughter predicts razor-close Khab

With a last name like hers, Rasheda Ali knows a thing or two about combat sports, and the daughter of the great Muhammad Ali says a potential rematch between Khabib Nurmagomedov and Conor McGregor is almost too close to call.

Arsenal provide injury update as duo close in on return to training

Arteta has had to use Saka at left-back of late – to great effect

The Buccaneers are dangerously flaunting their Tom Brady desire

Mike Vrabel stepped up to the podium at the NFL combine and gave a response to the Tom Brady question most would expect. The Titans coach deflected, joked and talked around the possibility of his t…

Tua Tagovailoa – the NFL draft's most intriguing outlier – clarifies his love of Cowboys

A general manager is going to stake his reputation on Tua Tagovailoa’s past tape and NFL potential without any guarantees of the future.

Rangers’ Alexandar Georgiev steps up when it matters most

It is tempting to say that Tuesday night’s showdown at the Coliseum against the Islanders represented the first meaningful post-deadline game of Alexandar Georgiev’s career. The problem with that s…

Yankees swimming with sharks again after Luis Severino crisis

TAMPA — Congratulations if you survive swimming among hungry great white sharks. Bravo. All of that. Do you want to try it again? Because here are the Yankees in the deep water once more. The team …

NFL Draft’s first round is riding on X-factor Tua Tagovailoa

INDIANAPOLIS – Nines are wild for Tua Tagovailoa. Tagovailoa – the player under the most medical scrutiny at the NFL Combine – said Tuesday he expects to receive full clearance to return to footbal…

Zinedine's zen vs Pep the perfectionist: Guardiola against Zidane is one of the great managerial cul

Zinedine Zidane insisted this week that Real Madrid’s Champions League last 16 tie against Manchester City was about far more than just him pitting his wits against Pep Guardiola for the first time in the dugout.

NFL combine kicks off the Miami Dolphins' most important offseason in decades

Miami's master plan soon will be unleashed with incredible draft-pick ammo and needs everywhere.