Tom Brady's four-game suspension for his role in using underinflated footballs during the AFC championship game last season has been upheld by NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell.
The Arizona Cardinals have hired Jen Welter to coach inside linebackers through their upcoming training camp and preseason.
The Trail Blazers starting lineup has changed drastically, and so has the visage of the Moda Center where the team plays.
A person familiar with the trade says the Cavaliers have traded forward Mike Miller and center Brendan Haywood to Portland to create salary-cap room and save luxury-tax money.
The Trail Blazers' undisputed leader Damian Lillard released a rap song earlier this week and is reportedly in the process of dropping an entire album.
A person with knowledge of the details says the Orlando Magic have agreed to trade forward Maurice Harkless to the Portland Trail Blazers for a future second-round draft pick.
On yet another sunny evening at Hayward Field for the NCAA Track and Field Championships, Oregon Head Coach Robert Johnson stood soaking wet.
The seventh-seeded Bruins (51-10) beat the Ducks 7-1 on Thursday. No. 2 seed Oregon (51-7) will play Alabama on Saturday in an elimination game.
Marcus Mariota never had to worry about huddling up to call plays at Oregon — he and the Ducks simply glanced to the sideline for what to run next.
Todd Stansbury, the athletic director at Central Florida for more than three years, was named athletic director at Oregon State on Thursday.
The Ducks Elgin Cook scored 17 points to lead Oregon past Oregon State 65-62 in a hotly contested rivalry game at Gill Coliseum.
Gary Andersen is leaving Wisconsin to take head coaching job at Oregon State.
Michael Barrios scored two goals to help FC Dallas win its fifth game in row, 4-1 over the Portland Timbers on Saturday night.
The 22-year-old striker looked as fast as advertised while running through drills.
Portland Timbers coach Caleb Porter figures a draw with the Vancouver Whitecaps is a fair result given the circumstances.
The city and the U.S. Olympic Committee severed ties after a board teleconference Monday, ending an effort that was troubled nearly from the moment it started.
Christina Jones and Bill May of the U.S. won the first gold medal in new mixed duet technical synchronized swimming at the world championships.
New York Yankees great Reggie Jackson says he's sorry for using profanity in public after a confrontation with an autograph-seeking fan in Cooperstown.
Some 6,500 athletes from 165 countries - the most to converge on Los Angeles since the 1984 Summer Olympics - have poured into town this week to hit tennis balls, kick soccer balls, swim laps and even run a triathlon in the 2015 Special Olympics World Games.
The head of the Canadian Olympic Committee says he would back a bid by Toronto to host the 2024 Olympics, potentially joining a crowded field that already includes five cities.
Police say Arizona Cardinals rookie receiver Damond Powell Jr. was wounded by gunfire outside his Ohio home.
The Glendale City Council voted unanimously in favor of a restructured arena lease agreement with the Arizona Coyotes on Friday, keeping the team in the desert for at least two more years.
Tampa Bay Buccaneers cornerback C.J. Wilson has been placed on the reserve/retired list while he recovers from losing two fingers on his right hand in a July 4 fireworks accident.
ESPN says radio host Colin Cowherd won't be on the air again before leaving the network in the wake of his remarks about major league baseball players from the Dominican Republic.
Nowhere could the World Cup bump in women's soccer be more apparent than in Portland, where more than 21,000 fans watched a National Women's Soccer League rivalry match between the Thorns and the Seattle Reign.
The players' union proposed a settlement on Tom Brady's four-game suspension last week that was "met with silence" by the NFL, a person familiar with the proposal told The Associated Press.
They may have lost on the pitch, but the Portland Thorns played before a sold out crowd at Providence Park, a first for the team since it launched in 2012. While fans were not happy about the loss, they have their eye on the bigger picture: women's soccer growing in the country, especially in Soccer Town USA.
It was the first sellout at Providence Park for the Thorns. Portland also held the previous NWSL attendance record of 19,123, set Aug. 3, 2014, for a match against the Houston Dash.
The Portland Thorns have sold out their first game in club history, undoubtably boosted by the U.S. women's national soccer team.
Heisman Trophy winner Marcus Mariota signed with the Tennessee Titans on Tuesday, becoming the last of the NFL's first-round draft picks to finalize his deal.