- Jaguars trade up to draft UCLA standout Jack in 2nd round Updated: Apr-29-16 9:23 pm
JACKSONVILLE, Florida - The Jacksonville Jaguars got "three good looks" at Myles Jack's injured right knee and were satisfied with the results.
- LBs Jack, Smith go early in 2nd round of NFL draft Updated: Apr-29-16 8:47 pm
CHICAGO - It was a long wait and a soft landing for Myles Jack and Jaylon Smith.
- A's call up top pitching prospect Manaea to start vs Astros Updated: Apr-29-16 8:46 pm
OAKLAND, California - Sean Manaea, Oakland's top pitching prospect, was recalled from Triple-A Nashville to make his major league debut on Friday night against Houston.
- Raiders select defensive end Jihad Ward with 2nd-round pick Updated: Apr-29-16 8:26 pm
ALAMEDA, California - The Oakland Raiders selected Illinois defensive end Jihad Ward with the 44th overall pick in the NFL draft on Friday.
- Cowboys take Notre Dame LB Smith, who likely sits out 2016 Updated: Apr-29-16 8:01 pm
IRVING, Texas - The Dallas Cowboys grabbed some help for their defense, even though Notre Dame linebacker Jaylon Smith likely won't contribute until 2017 because of a major knee injury.
- 'Maze Runner' shoot delayed further due to star's injuries Updated: Apr-29-16 7:34 pm
LOS ANGELES - Principal photography on "Maze Runner: The Death Cure" has been further delayed to allow star Dylan O'Brien more time to recover from injuries he suffered during the shoot in mid-March.
- Missed chances, grand slam doom Braves in 6-1 loss to Cubs Updated: Apr-29-16 7:17 pm
CHICAGO - The Atlanta Braves are going to have to wait a little longer to come up with just their second winning streak this season.
- Rangers' Yu Darvish ready to make first rehab start Sunday Updated: Apr-29-16 6:57 pm
ARLINGTON, Texas - Texas Rangers right-hander Yu Darvish has a simple goal in his first rehab start on Sunday after last year's Tommy John surgery.
- Cespedes returns from bruised thigh, back in Mets' lineup Updated: Apr-29-16 6:49 pm
NEW YORK - Yoenis Cespedes is back in the New York Mets' lineup after missing five starts with a bruised right thigh.
- Curry rehabbing right knee several times a day to get back Updated: Apr-29-16 6:45 pm
OAKLAND, California - Stephen Curry is rehabbing his injured right knee about three times a day, spending four to five hours at the Warriors' practice facility to try to get back on the court for the defending champions as soon as possible.
- Szczur hits grand slam, Lester fans 10 as Cubs beat Braves Updated: Apr-29-16 6:31 pm
CHICAGO - When Chicago Cubs slugger Kyle Schwarber was lost for the season with a knee injury, Matt Szczur took on a new role as a reserve outfielder.
- Optimism high as Celtics enter a likely active offseason Updated: Apr-29-16 5:59 pm
BOSTON - The emergence of an All-Star and lots of victories made the Celtics one of the biggest surprises in the NBA this season.
- Iowa State guard Naz Mitrou-Long granted hardship waiver Updated: Apr-29-16 4:49 pm
AMES, Iowa - Iowa State guard Naz Mitrou-Long has been granted a hardship waiver by the Big 12, making him eligible to play as expected in 2016-17.
- Ex-South Carolina RB Lattimore moving on without football Updated: Apr-29-16 2:55 pm
COLUMBIA, South Carolina - Three years ago, South Carolina's record-setting running back Marcus Lattimore waited anxiously during the NFL draft to see which - if any - team would take a former first-round talent with two seriously damaged knees.
- Caps' Tom Wilson fined $2,400 for knee hit to Pens' Sheary Updated: Apr-29-16 2:51 pm
ARLINGTON, Virginia - The NHL fined Capitals forward Tom Wilson $2,404 on Friday for his knee-on-knee hit on Pittsburgh's Conor Sheary, sparing him a suspension that could have altered the second-round playoff series against the Penguins.
- Ranieri closes in on Hollywood ending with Leicester Updated: Apr-29-16 1:31 pm
LONDON - The Premier League trophy arrived in Leicester on Friday for a promotional tour. It will surely be back next month with Leicester City etched into the solid silver for the first time.
- Ronaldo and Benzema to miss match hoping to be fit for City Updated: Apr-29-16 1:08 pm
MADRID - Real Madrid forwards Cristiano Ronaldo and Karim Benzema will miss Saturday's league match as they try to recover from injuries in time to face Manchester City in the return leg of their Champions League semifinal.
- MRI reveals minor right ankle sprain for Cubs' Kris Bryant Updated: Apr-29-16 12:34 pm
CHICAGO - An MRI has confirmed that Kris Bryant of the Chicago Cubs has a minor right ankle sprain.
- Sevilla's Krohn-Dehli out 7 months after knee surgery Updated: Apr-29-16 11:53 am
SEVILLE, Spain - Sevilla says midfielder Michael Krohn-Dehli will be sidelined for at least seven months after undergoing surgery on a broken left knee.
- Where have the multi-sport high school athletes gone? Updated: Apr-29-16 2:17 am
FAYETTEVILLE, Arkansas - Harrison Heffley played nearly every sport that caught his interest during junior high and high school, from his dominant trade of baseball to basketball, football and even golf.
- Saints draft defensive lineman Rankins with 12th pick Updated: Apr-29-16 1:01 am
METAIRIE, Louisiana - Seeking immediate help for a defense that has languished near the bottom of the NFL for the past two seasons, the New Orleans Saints selected former Louisville defensive lineman Sheldon Rankins 12th overall in Thursday night's NFL draft.
- Oshie has hat trick, Capitals beat Penguins 4-3 in overtime Updated: Apr-29-16 12:44 am
WASHINGTON - T.J. Oshie raised his arms in celebration and looked at referee Dan O'Rourke. Oshie was pretty sure he scored in overtime to complete a hat trick and one of the biggest games of his career.
- White Sox get thumped by Orioles to end 6-game streak Updated: Apr-28-16 11:56 pm
BALTIMORE - The Chicago White Sox had their six-game winning streak ended by one big Baltimore swing after another.
- NFL Draft: Players selected in the first round Updated: Apr-28-16 11:44 pm
The players selected in the first round of the NFL draft Thursday night in Chicago:
- Machado's slam, 5 RBIs lead Orioles over White Sox 10-2 Updated: Apr-28-16 11:38 pm
BALTIMORE - Manny Machado was ready for this 10-game homestand.