Oregon remained in second place in the AP Poll after Alabama handed the formerly top-ranked Mississippi State its first loss on Saturday. The Tide took over the top spot, jumping from fifth place.
Last week they rallied from 23 points down to defeat Charlotte, and then Monday night the Portland Trail Blazers erased a 16-point, third-quarter deficit to beat the New Orleans Pelicans 102-93.
Adrian Peterson's future with the Minnesota Vikings dimmed further Tuesday, with the NFL suspending the star running back without pay for at least the rest of the season.
Perhaps if Lindsey Vonn had a big cushy air bag to fall on when she tore two ligaments in her right knee she wouldn't have missed the Sochi Olympics.
TrackTown U.S.A.'s bid to host the 2019 athletics world championships was beat out by Doha, who won a secret IAAF vote Tuesday.
The Portland Trail Blazers have proven their mettle with a couple of big comebacks this season. Damian Lillard scored 24 points, including a tiebreaking 3-pointer with 1:14 left, to help Portland win its fifth straight game — the longest current streak in the NBA.
The Marlins are no longer pinching pennies, and Giancarlo Stanton won't be, either.
Damian Lillard had 28 points and 10 assists to lead the Blazers to a 97-87 victory over the Brooklyn Nets on Saturday night, despite the absences of LaMarcus Aldridge and Nicolas Batum.
No fewer than five games pit teams with solid Super Bowl aspirations, including matchups of division leaders New England and Indianapolis, Detroit and Arizona.
This Saturday, Pacific University will be playing what might be the biggest sporting event in their school's history. The Boxers play at Linfield with a Northwest Conference championship on the line.
After the Trail Blazers clawed back from a 23-point deficit and withstood a video review of the final shot, guard Wesley Matthews enjoyed a laugh in the locker room.
Dynamic receivers are making their mark this season - and not just for their creative (some might say over-the-top) celebrations. The passers get the pub much of the time, so here's some love for the guys grabbing those throws.
When the New York Yankees take the field against Toronto for their opener on April 6, it will be 556 days since Alex Rodriguez last played in a major league game.
The Santa Clara County district attorney's office declined to file charges against San Francisco 49ers defensive lineman Ray McDonald in a domestic violence investigation stemming from his Aug. 31 arrest.
Joe Walker returned Kaelin Clay's careless goal line fumble 100 yards for a touchdown, Marcus Mariota threw three touchdown passes and ran for another score and No. 5 Oregon turned back No. 20 Utah 51-27 on Saturday night.