Darryl Dawkins, whose backboard-shattering dunks earned him the moniker "Chocolate Thunder" and helped pave the way for breakaway rims, has died. He was 58.
The Green Bay Packers' worst fears about the severity of receiver Jordy Nelson's knee injury have come true.
Looking for a copy of Wayne Gretzky's professional hockey draft questionnaire? The Canadian government has one for sale.
The Chicago Cubs says a female fan hit by a line drive foul ball during Sunday's game was conscious and taken to a hospital.
Fresh off a ruling that Northwestern University football players can't form a union, the NCAA is about to face a more direct challenge to its longstanding policy of not letting schools pay athletes like they're professionals.
It was the first MLS goal for the Argentine forward, signed by the Timbers last month, and it extended Portland's unbeaten streak at home to nine games.
The Mavericks were a group of misfits and castoffs that the Rose City fell in love with in the 1970s.
Isaac Garcia broke up a perfect game with a home run in the fourth inning then threw 1 2/3 innings of hitless relief to lead Pearland, Texas, to a 1-0 win over Portland, Oregon, in the Little League World Series on Friday.
The Seattle Seahawks face the Kansas City Chiefs on their first roadtrip of the 2015 season. The Seahawks will battle it out at Arrowhead Stadium at 5 p.m. in their second preseason game on Friday.
Portland State University defensive Lineman Savali has taken a long road to Division I football, but he’s made the trip quickly.
The sluggers of the Wilshire-Riverside Little League team are in Williamsport, Pa. representing Portland in the Little League World Series.
Chase Utley's acquisition put the Los Angeles Dodgers close to becoming the first baseball team with a $300 million luxury-tax payroll.
Tom Brady might have reason to practice more intensely after a federal judge made clear Wednesday that the NFL's four-game suspension of the New England Patriots quarterback over "Deflategate" is in jeopardy.
An Iowa team advanced to the Little League Softball World Series semifinals Tuesday by beating an opponent forced to play a tiebreaker after it was accused of deliberately losing a game.