Western Conference finals preview: Los Angeles Lakers vs. Denver Nuggets

All you need to know about the showdown between established Lakers superstars LeBron James and Anthony Davis and ascendant Nuggets stars Nikola Jokic and Jamal Murray.

This ‘bad a–‘ 16-year-old is going to be the next huge thing in MMA world

“You’re brilliant, you’re beautiful, and you’re bad a–” With those words from older sister Angela, 16-year-old phenom Victoria Lee entered the most watched fight promotion on the planet. The …

The extra motivation for Yankees in final week of season

The Yankees have extra incentive in their next seven games because they are all against AL East foes — the Red Sox and Blue Jays — and the results of those games could impact where they play the fi…

The Heat have turned the tables on the frustrated Celtics

The Miami Heat have turned what was thought to be a poised, mature bunch into a group that second-guesses itself on the floor and, apparently, challenges itself off it for the world to hear.

Islanders’ Stanley Cup dream ends in crushing Game 6 OT loss

Lightning forward Anthony Cirelli wristed one off the post and Islanders goalie Semyon Varlamov could barely move. The puck had deflected in behind him. And with it the Islanders’ longest playoff r…

Patriots' Bill Belichick praises Russell Wilson ahead of Sunday night matchup: 'This guy is a tremen

New England Patriots coach Bill Belichick broke from his usual stoic manner to heap praise on Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson ahead of their Sunday night matchup.

Listen to Episode 28 of ‘Amazin’ But True’: Steve Cohen is Coming Home feat. Tim Teufel

He’s coming home. He’s coming home. Tell the world he’s coming home. Steve Cohen, Great Neck’s own, is making his way to the big boy chair at Citi Field, to take the Wilpons…

Tottenham survive Europa League qualifying scare to beat Lokomotiv Plovdiv

Premier League side’s opponents had two men sent off in the final moments

US Open will be shell of itself without New York fans

This is the week when golf will feel it most. The eerie quiet that comes with no spectators. The unsettling sound of silence around tee boxes and greens while the world’s best players are doing the…

Erin Andrews’ ‘bizarre’ new NFL world is filled with Tom Brady F-bombs

Erin Andrews summed up Sunday’s season opener between the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and the New Orleans Saints in one word: “Bizarre.”

Australia win series in thriller

Glenn Maxwell and Alex Carey lead Australia to three-wicket win over England to claim the one-day series 2-1 at Emirates Old Trafford.

Jamal Murray puts Shaq, Charles Barkley on blast after Nuggets win

Jamal Murray wasn’t done taking it to opponents, real or perceived, once the final buzzer sounded in the Nuggets’ Game 7 win over the Clippers on Tuesday night.