National Sports

Vanessa Bryant sues LA sheriff over helicopter crash photos

Sep 22, 2020

Vanessa Bryant, the widow of basketball star Kobe Bryant, has filed a lawsuit against the Los Angeles County sheriff claiming deputies shared unauthorized photos of the crash that killed her husband, their 13-year-old daughter and seven others

Sharks retain Bob Boughner as coach, removing interim tag

Sep 22, 2020

The San Jose Sharks have retained Bob Boughner as their coach

Notre Dame-Wake Forest postponed after Irish positive tests

Sep 22, 2020

Notre Dame's game at Wake Forest on Saturday has been postponed after positive COVID-19 tests landed 13 Fighting Irish players in isolation and another 10 in quarantine

The Latest: West Ham manager and 2 players have coronavirus

Sep 22, 2020

West Ham manager David Moyes and players Issa Diop and Josh Cullen have contracted the novel coronavirus

Silver to CNN: A later NBA season may disrupt Olympic plans

Sep 22, 2020

NBA Commissioner Adam Silver said Tuesday that his “best guess” is that next season will not start until at least January, plus acknowledged that the later-than-usual schedule could mean top U.S. men’s players miss next summer’s To…

Belmont winner Tiz the Law won't run in Preakness

Sep 22, 2020

Belmont Stakes winner Tiz the Law won’t run in next month’s Preakness, spoiling what would have been a highly anticipated rematch with Kentucky Derby winner Authentic

Column: Big night for Las Vegas Raiders, their new hometown

Sep 22, 2020

The newest show just off the Las Vegas Strip at the corner of Al Davis Way and Dean Martin Drive was an instant hit

Unmasked: NFL fines coaches, teams for not covering faces

Sep 22, 2020

The NFL fined several coaches $100,000 each and their teams $250,000 each after Troy Vincent's strongly worded memo about face coverings was widely ignored in Week 2

Tokyo needs to convince sponsors Olympics will really happen

Sep 22, 2020

IOC President Thomas Bach this week will join a number of Japanese government and city officials, local organizers and other top International Olympic Committee leaders in repeating a message they’ve failed to convey forcefully enough to local spons…

Hamlin, Michael Jordan partner on NASCAR team for Wallace

Sep 22, 2020

Denny Hamlin is starting his own race car team in partnership with Charlotte Hornets owner Michael Jordan and Bubba Wallace as the driver

Pillar, Márquez help Rockies hand Giants costly loss, 7-2

Sep 22, 2020

Kevin Pillar homered against his former team and German Márquez pitched six strong innings to snap a five-game losing streak as the Colorado Rockies stalled San Francisco's playoff pursuit, beating the Giants 7-2 on Monday night

LEADING OFF: Rays, Indians try to clinch; Cole, Gray on hill

Sep 22, 2020

Tampa Bay can clinch its first AL East crown since 2010 on Tuesday night with a win at the New York Mets or a Yankees loss to Toronto

Crowder, Olynyk see parallels between Spoelstra, Stevens

Sep 22, 2020

Jae Crowder will tell anybody who asks that the Miami Heat are extremely well-prepared for whatever comes their way in the Eastern Conference finals

Harper hitless, Girardi ejected, Phils lose to Nats 5-1

Sep 22, 2020

Bryce Harper was hitless in his return from back stiffness and Philadelpia manager Joe Girardi was ejected in the third inning of a 5-1 loss to the Washington Nationals on Monday night that dropped the Phillies back to

Oakland Athletics clinch first AL West title since 2013

Sep 22, 2020

The Oakland Athletics clinched their first AL West title since 2013 on Monday night with an assist from the rival Astros