Yankees rookie Mike King is in the mix for a rotation spot

TAMPA — Right-hander Mike King is in the mix for a rotation spot with James Paxton expected to miss at least the first two months of the season because of back surgery earlier this month and Luis S…

‘It would be awesome’: ‘Rowdy’ Bec Rawlings targets Heather Hardy after win at Bellator Dublin (VIDE

Aussie fan favorite ‘Rowdy’ Bec Rawlings said she would relish the prospect of a showdown with boxer-turned-MMA fighter Heather ‘Heat’ Hardy, after Rawlings finally got back in the win column at Bellator Dublin.

Nets’ Jarrett Allen not ‘tripping’ about sitting during 4th quarters

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — For the first time in six games, Jarrett Allen got some fourth-quarter minutes — and even that was fewer than two minutes in a blowout laugher. But Nets coach Kenny Atkinson insis…

Tyson Fury licks blood off Deontay Wilder's neck mid-fight

The bizarre moment caught the eyes of fans all over

Nets completely shut down Hornets in bounce-back win

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — The Nets’ defense is real. They went right from theft to robbery, harassing and ballhawking their way to a 115-86 rout of the Hornets before a sellout crowd of 19,079 at the Spect…

Open gym led to meteoric rise of Seton Hall’s Shavar Reynolds Jr.

Shavar Reynolds Jr. sat behind the Seton Hall bench riveted. He loved the way the Pirates played. He was drawn to their grit, their tenacity, the physical style in which they defended. He didn’t ne…

Where Yankees stand with Luis Severino, James Paxton injuries

TAMPA — With the Yankees’ fingers firmly crossed that Luis Severino’s upcoming battery of tests on the right forearm, which begin Monday, don’t uncover a serious problem, they received positive new…

Fatherhood, special bond shaped Desure Buie into Hofstra star

His character gets praised first. Then his off-court development. Basketball follows. Desure Buie may be Hofstra’s best player, its leading scorer and playmaker, the key to the CAA-leading Pride re…

How Jacob deGrom can pull off daunting Hall of Fame challenge

Jacob deGrom has passed Tim Lincecum on the way to Johan Santana, with Roy Halladay as the destination. This is deGrom’s Hall of Fame path. He is trying to make up for a late start to his major lea…

Six Nations 2020: Wales 23-27 France - Ntamack shines as French Grand Slam hopes survive

France remain on course for a first Grand Slam for 10 years as they celebrated a first victory in Cardiff since 2010 with a 27-23 win.

Video nasty: VAR under fire AGAIN after officals admit Giovani Lo Celso should have been SENT OFF in

The controversial Premier League VAR system has come under intense criticism once again after officials admitted they made a mistake by not advising a red card for Giovani Lo Celso during Chelsea's 2-1 win over Tottenham Hotspur.

‘They thought my coach supplied me with doping’: Alexander Loginov on shocking police search before

Russian biathlete Alexander Loginov who was subjected to a police search hours before Saturday’s race has commented on the raid saying that he and his coach were suspected of using prohibited drugs.