Darnell Nurse’s star shone brightly at the World Junior Hockey Championship when he was named Canada’s best defenceman. That understandably lit up Edmonton Oilers general manager Craig MacTavish’s face after watching the 19-year-old blue-liner battle in the thrilling 5-4 final against Russia on Monday night in Toronto.
President Barack Obama says he'd be "pretty aggravated" if he were a Detroit Lions fan after the team lost an NFL playoff game to the Dallas Cowboys after a disputed penalty call.
The Chargers offensive coordinator is in New York for his latest opportunity.
After taking part in pregame warm-ups, Flyers captain Claude Giroux decided he could be effective enough to play Tuesday against visiting Ottawa.
After being away from the Wells Fargo Center for 19 days, the Flyers finally returned home Tuesday night and ended their five-game losing streak in dramatic fashion.
As brutal as this season has been for the Lakers, who are on pace for one of the worst records in the 55-year Los Angeles history of the franchise, it could be a lot worse.
Philadelphia 76ers head coach Brett Brown planned to regularly play Michael Carter-Williams and Tony Wroten together in the backcourt.
Normally quick with a quip or response, Ravens linebacker Terrell Suggs asked respectfully for a little more time to think about the question. About two minutes elapsed when Suggs turned to the reporter and wanted to hear the question again.
Max Domi is currently one of the most popular names in the hockey world, but the buzz surrounding the 19-year-old Coyotes prospect probably never would have happened if the team didn't elect to return him to junior during training camp.
When Ravens wide receiver Torrey Smith breaks the huddle Saturday against the New England Patriots, he anticipates having cornerback Brandon Browner frequently matching up against him.
Patrik Elias notches 399th career goal
It seems like forever since Karri Ramo’s last start in net for the Calgary Flames.
Byron Scott smiled in late October when asked which of Los Angeles' NBA teams ruled the city.
Allie Sherman, who will be remembered as much for the sing-songy end of his coaching career with the Giants as the three straight NFL Championship Games he reached at its beginning, died Saturday in Manhattan. The two-time NFL Coach of the Year, and one of only four men to have coached the Giants for eight or more seasons, was 91.
Don Sutton won 324 games, ranking among the top 15 in major league history. He won 233 games for the Dodgers, the most of any pitcher for the distinguished franchise.
Rushan Rafikov left Canada with more than just a silver medal from the world juniors hockey championship.
If Daniel Hudson pitches out of the bullpen, he could be working alongside right-hander David Hernandez and left-hander Matt Reynolds, two others who are fresh off their own Tommy John procedures and also will likely need to be handled with care.
Royals VP of baseball operations Dean Taylor is ready to transition into retirement after nearly 40 years in the game of baseball and Taylor and those who have worked with him are eager to express gratitude for an exemplary career.
Zach Parise did not play in the Wild's game against San Jose on Tuesday night in order to be with his father, J.P., who continues to battle Stage 4 lung cancer.
McCloughan, a brilliant personnel man with a known drinking problem, is reportedly close to becoming the GM in Washington. The Jets spoke to him about the possibility of some other role, a source said.