Zion Williamson dominates again as Pelicans pound Trail Blazers

PORTLAND, Ore. — Zion Williamson hears the accolades but insists he’s still getting comfortable in his new job. He had 25 points for his seventh straight game with at least 20, and the New Or…

'It never occurred to me to leave': Lionel Messi denies exit rumors amid internal strife at Barcelon

Lionel Messi says that he will stay with Catalan giants Barcelona for the foreseeable future after reports suggested the Argentinian ace may wrangle for a move following a bust-up with director of football Eric Abidal.

Damon Harrison wants to keep playing after Lions exit

Damon “Snacks” Harrison needs a new team with which to continue his career. The former Jets and Giants defensive tackle will be released by the Lions, according to reports. Harrison considered reti…

Unrelenting Steve Cohen lingers over Mets sale: ‘Wants SNY’

Steve Cohen has not given up on buying the Mets, but sources close to the situation say he would want the team’s majority stake in cable network SNY to justify a new bid anywhere near the Wilpons’ …

Top of AP poll steady as Baylor, Kansas set collision course

Baylor and Kansas just keep winning, setting up a monumental showdown Saturday between the top-ranked Bears and No. 3 Jayhawks that could help decide not only the Big 12 title but the No. 1 overall seed for the NCAA Tournament.

Chelsea £12.5m exit agreement, Jose Mourinho working on Man Utd transfer, Arsenal target

All the latest transfer rumours and gossip coming out of Manchester United, Chelsea, Liverpool, Arsenal, Tottenham, Barcelona and Real Madrid.

Manchester City now look like a butterfly in danger of having its wings picked off | Barney Ronay

Champions League ban raises threat of Pep Guardiola and his squad’s high-class, well-paid talents jostling for the exit

College basketball's AP poll shows just how chaotic this season has been

We take a look at the top risers and fallers of this college basketball season and how the teams got there. Considering the parity so far, March should be plenty of fun for college hoops fans.

Islanders’ Casey Cizikas forced to exit after apparent cut on leg

Islanders forward Casey Cizikas left Tuesday night’s 5-3 win over the Flyers in the first period with a lower-body injury and did not return. Colliding with Flyers defenseman Ivan Provarov in the f…

NC State jumps UConn to No. 4 in women’s Top 25

North Carolina State jumped to No. 4 in The Associated Press women's college basketball poll, its best ranking in 20 years.

Preseason No. 1 Michigan St out of Top 25; Baylor atop poll

The NCAA initial rankings had little impact at the top of the AP Top 25, but a three-game losing streak knocked preseason No. 1 Michigan State out of the poll.

‘She’s a f*cking savage!’: Valentina ‘Bullet’ Shevchenko batters Katlyn Chookagian to retain flyweig

Valentina ‘Bullet’ Shevchenko yet again showcased her credentials as one of the pound-for-pound greatest MMA fighters on the planet as she dominated Katlyn Chookagian to defend her flyweight title at UFC 247 in Houston, Texas.