RJ Barrett’s extended Knicks absence giving him different opportunity

The Knicks will be without RJ Barrett for at least another week. The rookie has transitioned from crutches to a walking boot for his sprained right ankle and “continues to make progress,” the Knick…

Proposed Premier Golf League to feature 48 players and 18 tournaments

The British-based World Golf Group (WGG) has finally publicly unveiled its plan for a new global tour that would comprise 18 yearly tournaments featuring 48 of the game's top players.

Eli Manning’s savage shower prank on Plaxico Burress was one of many

They never stop having his back. On the field, for sure, and off the field, well, Plaxico Burress can attest to that. On the day Eli Manning said goodbye to his playing days, retiring from the Gian…

Pete Alonso lobbied Mets for Luis Rojas after ‘very unfortunate’ mess

Luis Rojas is a new name to most Mets fans, but not to his players — and those who played for him in the minor leagues are confident the rookie manager will be up to the task of guiding the team th…

LJ Figueroa’s breakout leads St. John’s to rout of DePaul

CHICAGO — LJ Figueroa scored a career-high 28 points as St. John’s topped DePaul 79-66 on Saturday. Mustapha Heron added 20 points for the Red Storm. Rasheem Dunn had 13 points and eight rebo…

49ers legend Ronnie Lott on Super Bowl 2020, battles with Giants

49ers legend and Hall of Fame safety Ronnie Lott, who will watch his former team take on the Chiefs next Sunday in Super Bowl 2020, discusses his career, his teams’ battles with the Giants, and who…

49ers’ extreme turnaround puts them in rare Super Bowl company

The 49ers joined a select club last Sunday — the four-win club. They became just the third team to go from four wins one year to the Super Bowl the next, joining the 1988-89 Bengals and 1999-2000 R…

NFL draft's mystery QB: Is he Patrick Mahomes or a one-year wonder?

There's no bigger mystery at the Senior Bowl this week than Jordan Love, as scouts have likened him to both Super Bowl QBs and projected him to go anywhere from the top 10 to the third round of the NFL draft.

Chelsea boss Frank Lampard piles pressure on Blues board ahead of transfer deadline day

Chelsea beat Hull 2-0 in the fourth round of the FA Cup thanks to goals from Michy Batshuayi and Fikayo Tomori.

Mark Wood shines with bat and ball as England dominate South Africa

An impressive display by Mark Wood with both the bat and ball inspired England to take complete control against South Africa in the fourth Test

Michy Batshuayi takes his chance in Chelsea’s nervy win at Hull

Michi Batshuayi and Fiyako Tomori ended Hull City’s resistance and sent Chelsea into the fifth round of the FA Cup despite a late reply by Kamil Grosicki

Ex-gymnastics coach gets 50 years in prison for sex assaults

A former gymnastics coach was sentenced Friday to 50 years in prison for sexually assaulting young female gymnasts in North Texas and Oklahoma.