The Chinese government asked the NBA to fire a team executive who posted on social media in support of pro-democracy protesters in Hong Kong, the leagues commissioner, Adam Silver, said Thursday in his first public appearance in the United States since returning from a contentious trip to Asia.
The Pac-12 has slipped into the background of the college football season. Again.
With feelings of excitement and pure inspiration still flowing strong from watching the previous days action-packed Ironman World Championships, the morning after often bears witness to many motivated toward new exercise regimens and for a few others, simply a good ol race of swim-bike-run.
NEW YORK George Springer and Carlos Correa each hit three-run homers and the Houston Astros got another wild ace off the hook to beat the sloppy New York Yankees 8-3 Thursday night and reach the cusp of a second World Series visit in three years.
KAILUA-KONA As hard as it might be to admit, Kealakehe knows they are not destined for the BIIF postseason this year, with Hilo (8-0) and Konawaena (7-1) already locking up their spots in the Division I title game.
DENVER The Kansas City Chiefs rediscovered their mojo but lost their maestro.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. The Tennessee Titans want to jump-start an offense that has just one touchdown over the past 10 quarters, so theyre turning to veteran quarterback Ryan Tannehill and benching Marcus Mariota.
ANAHEIM, Calif. Joe Maddon is back under the halo.
NEW YORK A rainy day in the Bronx has left a most daunting October test for the New York Yankees vaunted bullpen: four games, four days and already a deficit to overcome against the Houston Astros in their AL Championship Series.
WASHINGTON Bottle of beer in hand, Ryan Zimmerman stood alone in the Nationals Park home clubhouse for a few moments, taking in the scene while his teammates celebrated reaching Washingtons first World Series since 1933.
The Seahawks were supposed to be continuing their retool this year, one season after their remake helped get them back into the playoffs. Instead, they have one of the NFLs best records.
KAILUA-KONA Some laughed, some cried. Some did somersaults, while others simply collapsed from sheer exhaustion.
ST. LOUIS It turns out Washingtons Big Three is a Big Four.
KAILUA-KONA Its hard to take Daniela Ryf seriously when she says to expect the unexpected at the Ironman World Championship, simply because the Swiss star hasnt left a lot of room for surprises the last four years.
Mark Allen will forever be linked with the Ironman World Championships, which takes place today, starting an finishing on Alii Drive.
One of Nick Rolovichs major concerns during Hawaiis week off was making sure his Rainbow Warriors didnt get wrapped up in the history of what Boise State has accomplished with the Broncos next on the schedule.
KAILUA-KONA If spectator Sandy Vincent tried what she saw on Thursday, the law would come down on her.
There are some things that people just assume are supposed to be there and until they arent, no one gives it any thought. When that happens, more questions arise than answers, some even giving rise to what seems to be inevitable in todays world a conspiracy theory.
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. Few quarterbacks have outdueled Tom Brady and the New England Patriots the way Eli Manning has during his career.