NFL, players move closer to new CBA, but deal not done yet

The NFL and its players have moved closer to a new collective bargaining agreement and the next decade of labor peace that would come with it.

Bregman becomes 7th Astros player hit by pitch in 5 games

Houston's Alex Bregman was hit on the back by a breaking ball from St. Louis reliever Ramon Santos on Wednesday, the seventh Astros player plunked in five spring training games.

Dobbins, Taylor add another chapter to running back rivalry

Jonathan Taylor and J.K. Dobbins spent three seasons vying for the title of Big Ten's best running back.

Guardiola's tactics for Real Madrid win surprised City players, says De Bruyne

Kevin De Bruyne said even Manchester City’s players were surprised by Pep Guardiola’s tactics in the victory at Real Madrid

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

Pep Guardiola warns City that job is not down yet against Real Madrid

Premier League side fought back from a goal behind to take a 2-1 lead back to the Etihad Stadium but Guardiola warns side that Madrid are more than capable of fighting back

Aaron Rodgers joins NFL top stars in rejecting CBA proposal

Packers quarterback and player rep Aaron Rodgers is the latest NFL star to chime in on the disagreement between players and owners on the proposed collective bargaining agreement. “I voted no last …

Sixers star Joel Embiid exits game with sprained shoulder

CLEVELAND — The Philadelphia 76ers suddenly have a lot more to worry about than their poor road record or playoff seeding. Their star players are getting hurt. Joel Embiid left Wednesday night̵…

Low on snow: Japan's Olympic cooling plans on thin ice

A plan to use snow collected in Japan's mountains to cool 2020 Olympics venues this summer is being stymied by snowfalls on track to be the lowest on record, according to officials involved.

Alex Bregman becomes seventh Astro to get plunked this spring

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. — Houston’s Alex Bregman was hit on the back by a breaking ball from St. Louis reliever Ramon Santos on Wednesday, the seventh Astros player plunked in five spring train…

World health would have to be at stake to cancel Tokyo Games: Pound

For this year's Tokyo Olympics to be canceled or postponed over the coronavirus outbreak, the world's health would have to be at stake, International Olympic Committee (IOC) member Dick Poun...

The players I'd love to pick in my fantasy baseball drafts — if I wasn't so terrified of them

From Nolan Arenado to some of the game's top pitchers, these are the players I'm terrified of drafting — even though I'd love to do so.