Facing elimination, Rangers bench pricey Richards
Clay Buchholz pitched five-hit ball over seven innings to improve to 7-0, and the Boston Red Sox beat the Chicago White Sox 6-2 on Wednesday night to avoid a three-game sweep.
In one of the most ringing endorsements imaginable, polarizing free-agent quarterback Tim Tebow has received the support of legendary martial artist Chuck Norris in his pursui. . .
LeBron James made a layup as time expired in overtime, and the Miami Heat found a way to beat the Indiana Pacers 103-102 in a wild Game 1 of the Eastern Conference finals Wedn. . .
Miami (Ohio) receiver Harwell jumping to Kansas
The NCAA Division I Infractions Appeals Committee has upheld a three-year show-cause order for former Texas Southern football coach Johnnie Cole.
Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski just couldn't pass on "the ultimate honor" of representing his country again as the U.S. men's national team coach.
Ask anyone what the most difficult position to draft in baseball is, and some might throw out pitching and shortstops. However, from the standpoint of being able to draft, dev. . .
Center Brad Richards may be the highest-paid player on the New York Rangers' roster this season with a $12 million salary, but that won't be enough to keep him in the lineup. . . .
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The axe finally fell. The Vancouver Canucks announced Wednesday afternoon that they were relieving head coach Alain Vigneault of his coaching duties along with all of his assi. . .
The head of the European golf tour has apologized for using the term "colored" during a live television interview in which he was reacting to the spat between Tiger Woods and . . .
World number two Rory McIlroy suffered a late first-round meltdown in almost wintry conditions at Wentworth as he ballooned to a two-over-par 74 in the PGA Championship on Thu. . .