Living through ‘bubble’ LeBron’s biggest career challenge so far

By Amy Tennery (Reuters) - The Los Angeles Lakers' LeBron James believes living in the NBA's bio-secure bubble has probably been the biggest challenge of his triumph-filled career. Sixteen-time All-Star James...

MLB roundup: Giolito, White Sox down A’s in opener

Lucas Giolito took a perfect game into the seventh inning and the Chicago White Sox used three home runs for a 4-1 victory over the host Oakland Athletics in Game 1 of their American League first-round playoff...

NFL Week 4 schedule and game-by-game predictions

NFL Week 4 is going to boast some pretty awesome games. That includes a rejuvenated Ben Roethlisberger and his Steelers going up against the Titans. Here's the NFL Week 4 schedule with game-by-game predictions.

Lakers’ LeBron faces former Heat team in NBA Finals

(Reuters) - An unexpected NBA Finals matchup between the LeBron James-led Los Angeles Lakers and Miami Heat begins this week, capping an...

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NFL ratings for Chiefs-Ravens ‘Monday Night Football’ Week 3 game go boom

There's been a lot made about NFL ratings thus far on the young 2020 season. The opening week of action saw a...

Mavericks owner Cuban assisting homeless former NBA player

Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban picked up one of his former players, now homeless, at a local gas station on Monday.

Universal Pictures, LeBron James’ SpringHill sign first-look film deal

(Reuters) - Universal Pictures has entered into a four-year, first-look production deal with the SpringHill Company, the entertainment brand created by NBA...

NFL ratings: League represents TV’s 15 highest-rated shows after Week 3

The 2020 NFL season might have seen a bit of a downtick in terms of ratings over the course of the first...

NFL defense rankings: Saints slide, Buccaneers soar heading into Week 4

Coming out of a wild Week 3 in the NFL, there are plenty of changes in our latest rankings of the league’s best defense.

Houston Texans canceled workout with Earl Thomas due to COVID-19 issues

The first three weeks of the 2020 NFL season concluded without much of an issue as it relates to the COVID-19 pandemic....

Lightning to celebrate Stanley Cup win with boat parade

(Reuters) - The Tampa Bay Lightning are not going to let the COVID-19 outbreak get in the way of celebrating their Stanley...

As MLB Playoffs start, league starts to grasp economic reality of 2021 season

It did not conclude without some issues. The truncated 60-game MLB season, postponed from its expected start in March to July due...

NFL Week 4: Broncos to start Brett Rypien Thursday night against the Jets

The Denver Broncos have been hit hard by the injury bug through the first three weeks of the 2020 NFL season. That...

Super Bowl odds: Chiefs now heavily favored to win after dominating the Ravens

The Kansas City Chiefs 34-20 win over the Baltimore Ravens during their huge "Monday Night Football" matchup in Week 3 has drastically...

NBA Rumors: Tyronn Lue, Jeff Van Gundy candidates for Clippers job

The Los Angeles Clippers' shocking decision to move on from longtime head coach Doc Rivers earlier this week could have some wide-ranging...

5 Reasons why the Dallas Mavericks should trade for Victor Oladipo

According to Jared Weiss of The Athletic, Indiana Pacers guard Victor Oladipo is “looking to move on” from the organization during this...

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NBA rumors: Top candidates to replace Doc Rivers as Clippers’ head coach

In absolutely shocking fashion, the Los Angeles Clippers on Monday fired longtime head coach Doc Rivers after seven seasons in that role....

NFL trade rumors: Players who could be wearing new uniforms in 2021

NFL trades. Could the likes of Jimmy Garoppolo and Kirk Cousins be traded by their teams in 2021?

NBA rumors: Kyrie Irving giving leadership advice to Celtics’ star Jayson Tatum?

The Boston Celtics are heading home from the bubble after being eliminated from the NBA Playoffs for the sixth consecutive year. Unfortunately,...

NFL ratings for Chiefs-Ravens ‘Monday Night Football’ Week 3 game go boom

There's been a lot made about NFL ratings thus far on the young 2020 season. The opening week of action saw a...

As MLB Playoffs start, league starts to grasp economic reality of 2021 season

It did not conclude without some issues. The truncated 60-game MLB season, postponed from its expected start in March to July due...

NFL ratings: Packers-Saints ‘Sunday Night Football’ clash brings conflicting results for NFL in Week 3

With future Hall of Famer quarterbacks Aaron Rodgers and Drew Brees battling it out on NBC, the ratings for Sunday night's broadcast provided mixed results.

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Worst starting quarterbacks of all time for each NFL team

Premium quarterbacks drive the NFL, and they have for a long time. On the other hand, the worst starting quarterbacks are franchise...

Ranking the top 10 college football teams in 2020

2019 was one of the most shocking years of college football in recent history. Alabama missed the College Football Playoff for the...

Greatest MLB players not enshrined in Baseball Hall of Fame

Pete Rose was recently asked who the greatest player not in the Baseball Hall of Fame was. Rose, who knows a thing...

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Three Tennessee Titans players test positive for COVID-19, facility shut down

Through the first three weeks of the 2020 NFL season, the league has been able to avoid the very same COVID-19 outbreaks we've seen around the MLB world. That might no longer be...

MLB roundup: Brewers, Astros in playoffs with losing records

Harrison Bader powered the playoff-bound St. Louis Cardinals to a 5-2 win Sunday over visiting Milwaukee, but the Brewers were still the big winners as...

NFL Week 4 odds and point spreads: Some huge games on tap

NFL Week 4 offers us some intriguing matchups in both conferences. The Tennessee Titans will take on the undefeated Pittsburgh Steelers after...

Two-time World Series winner Jay Johnstone dies at 74

Former major league outfielder Jay Johnstone, who was known as both an elite pinch hitter and one of baseball's most famous pranksters...

NFL Power Rankings: Chiefs clear top team heading into Week 4

NFL Week 3 taught is a whole lot about some of the best teams in the NFL. The Baltimore Ravens are not...

Monday Night Football: Winners and losers from Chiefs thrashing of the Ravens

It was billed as one of the best games on the 2020 NFL schedule. The defending champion Kansas City Chiefs going up...

NFL world reacts to Chiefs’ Eric Fisher scoring a big man touchdown

The Kansas City Chiefs had it clicking on all cylinders during their "Monday Night Football" matchup with the Baltimore Ravens in Week...

WATCH: Patrick Mahomes with absolutely insane TD pass to Tyreek Hill

When the Kansas City Chiefs offense is clicking (about 99% of the time), it's one of the most-entertaining things to watch in...

Chiefs QB Patrick Mahomes makes NFL history in game vs. Ravens

Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes has already broken multiple NFL records in just over two seasons as a starter since the...

WATCH: Chiefs’ Tyreek Hill already putting on a show

There's a reason why Kansas City Chiefs wide receiver Tyreek Hill is among the most-feared offensive weapons in the NFL. The dude...

NFL ratings: Packers-Saints ‘Sunday Night Football’ clash brings conflicting results for NFL in Week 3

With future Hall of Famer quarterbacks Aaron Rodgers and Drew Brees battling it out on NBC, the ratings for Sunday night's broadcast provided mixed results.

Dak Prescott on Cowboys’ struggles: We need to play smarter football

After putting up north of 4,900 passing yards last season, Dallas Cowboys quarterback Dak Prescott is once again off to an historical...

Jordan Reed injury update, 49ers place TE on injured reserve

Update: The 49ers announce that they have placed Jordan Reed on injured reserve with an MCL sprain to the knee. Head coach...

NBA news: 76ers and Pelicans reach out to Doc Rivers after he was fired by the Clippers

The 2020 NBA Finals between the Los Angeles Lakers and Miami Heat has not even started yet, and we're already looking at...

NBA rumors: Top candidates to replace Doc Rivers as Clippers’ head coach

In absolutely shocking fashion, the Los Angeles Clippers on Monday fired longtime head coach Doc Rivers after seven seasons in that role....

2020 NFL MVP: Bills QB Josh Allen has now entered the race

Third-year Buffalo Bills quarterback Josh Allen entered the league back in 2018 scene as a major project. Issues relating to accuracy plagued Allen during his career with Wyoming. Yet, in 2020, is Josh Allen a candidate to be the the MVP of the National Football League?

5 Reasons why Washington benching Dwayne Haskins is not the answer

5 reasons why the Washington Football Team benching Dwayne Haskins after his Week 3 struggles against the Cleveland Browns is not the answer.

NFL trade rumors: Players who could be wearing new uniforms in 2021

NFL trades. Could the likes of Jimmy Garoppolo and Kirk Cousins be traded by their teams in 2021?

NFL MVP odds: Josh Allen and Russell Wilson head the group

NFL MVP odds: Josh Allen and Russell Wilson head the group for the 2020 NFL season heading into Week 4. Here's a look at other MVP candidates.

The good, the bad and the ugly of Kyler Murray’s Week 3 performance

Heading into his Week 3 game against the Detroit Lions, Kyler Murray said something that will be on my mind for the...

Worst quarterback performances from NFL Week 3

Week 3 of the NFL season was one to remember, with some of the league's best quarterbacks delivering MVP-caliber showings. On the other end of the spectrum, some familiar faces continue to finish with the worst performances every week.

Dwayne Haskins to remain Washington’s QB, for now

Quarterback Dwayne Haskins hasn't lost the support of coach Ron Rivera -- yet. The Washington Football Team lost to...

The COVID-19 pandemic has cost Liverpool a staggering amount of money

Manchester United and Liverpool are expected to be the biggest losers due to the pandemic this year. While the massive loss of...

NFL odds: Falcons’ HC Dan Quinn likely to be first NFL coach fired?

After entering Week 3 of the NFL season as the odds-on favorite to win, the Atlanta Falcons and head coach Dan Quinn...

NBA rumors: Kyrie Irving giving leadership advice to Celtics’ star Jayson Tatum?

The Boston Celtics are heading home from the bubble after being eliminated from the NBA Playoffs for the sixth consecutive year. Unfortunately,...