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Maria Sharapova Through to Australian Open Semifinals
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Maria Sharapova Through to Australian Open Semifinals

Five-time Grand Slam winner Maria Sharapova put the brakes on Eugenie Bouchard's quest for a first major title, beating the young Canadian 6-3, 6-2 Tuesday to advance to the Australian Open semifinals. Read »

Jan 26, 2015
5 Key Factors for Super Bowl XLIX

5 Key Factors for Super Bowl XLIX

Seahawks can't repeat their turnover problems from NFC Championship Game Read »

Jan 26, 2015
Patriots Owner Strongly Defends Team

Patriots Owner Strongly Defends Team

New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft made a strong defense Monday night of his team's actions and integrity rega... Read »

Jan 26, 2015
Lance Armstrong Says He'd Probably Cheat Again

Lance Armstrong Says He'd Probably Cheat Again

Lance Armstrong admitted in a new interview with BBC Sport that if presented with circumstances similar to those... Read »

Jan 26, 2015
Kobe Bryant to Have Shoulder Surgery Wednesday: Lakers

Kobe Bryant to Have Shoulder Surgery Wednesday: Lakers

Kobe Bryant is set to have surgery on his torn rotator cuff, the Los Angeles Lakers said Monday.

Bryant... Read »

Jan 26, 2015
Jason Brown Wins First US Title, Holds Off Adam Rippon

Jason Brown Wins First US Title, Holds Off Adam Rippon

Jason Brown gushed to Adam Rippon: "Oh my god, it was amazing." Read »

Jan 26, 2015
Bill Nye Knocks Belichick

Bill Nye Knocks Belichick

The writers of "Saturday Night Live" weren't the only ones taking a shot at the New England Patriots' explanation... Read »

Jan 26, 2015
Boston Hosts Send-Off Rally for Patriots

Boston Hosts Send-Off Rally for Patriots

The New England Patriots plans to leave Logan Airport in Boston at 12:30 p.m. on Monday for the Super Bowl in Arizo... Watch »

Jan 26, 2015
NFL Launches YouTube Channel

NFL Launches YouTube Channel

Searching for Super Bowl highlights next week after the big game? They'll be available, legally, straight from the... Read »

Jan 26, 2015
Williams Advances to Australian Open Quarterfinals

Williams Advances to Australian Open Quarterfinals

Serena Williams avenged her heaviest Grand Slam defeat with a comeback 2-6, 6-3, 6-2 win over Garbine Muguruza on... Read »

Jan 25, 2015
Kane, Roenick Take

Kane, Roenick Take "Best Selfie Ever"

Chicago Blackhawks forward Patrick Kane was busy playing in the NHL All-Star Game in Columbus, but Jeremy Roenick... Read »

Jan 25, 2015
NHL All-Star Game Hits Highest Scoring Game Record

NHL All-Star Game Hits Highest Scoring Game Record

John Tavares of the New York Islanders matched a record with four goals, and Team Toews beat Team Foligno 17-12... Read »

Jan 26, 2015
Toews Racks Up Five Points as Team Toews Wins ASG

Toews Racks Up Five Points as Team Toews Wins ASG

Jonathan Toews capped off his weekend as an All-Star captain by scoring a goal and dishing out four assists as his... Read »

Jan 25, 2015
Blackhawks Place Versteeg on LTIR

Blackhawks Place Versteeg on LTIR

The Chicago Blackhawks made a roster move on Sunday night, assigning Kris Versteeg to long-term injured reserve and... Read »

Jan 25, 2015
Ernie Banks Died After Heart Attack: Attorney

Ernie Banks Died After Heart Attack: Attorney

In a press conference with Liz Banks, the wife of Ernie Banks, the family attorney said the baseball player died of... Watch »

Jan 26, 2015
Man Loses Super Bowl Credential After Facebook Post

Man Loses Super Bowl Credential After Facebook Post

An Arizona man who had a chance to be on the field at the Super Bowl will have to watch it on TV — all because of... Read »

Jan 26, 2015
Seahawks Take the Trash-Talk Lead Over Patriots

Seahawks Take the Trash-Talk Lead Over Patriots

This Super Bowl between the New England Patriots (14-4) and Seattle Seahawks (14-4) will feature some epic yapping... Read »

Jan 26, 2015
Ashley Wagner Wins 3rd Skating Title

Ashley Wagner Wins 3rd Skating Title

American figure skater Ashley Wagner won her third U.S. title Saturday, following through on her promise to up the... Read »

Jan 25, 2015
Kane Bests Toews in Skills Competition

Kane Bests Toews in Skills Competition

Boosted by Patrick Kane's victory over Jonathan Toews in accuracy shooting, Team Foligno won Saturday night's All-S... Read »

Jan 24, 2015
Belichick: We

Belichick: We "100 Percent" Followed Rules

New England Patriots head coach Bill Belichick said at an unscheduled Saturday press conference he believes "100... Read »

Jan 25, 2015

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