- Montreal Alouettes sign openly gay defensive end Michael Sam Updated: May-22-15 3:27 pm
MONTREAL - Michael Sam has found a pro football job. In Canada.
- Scandrick signs 1-year extension with Cowboys through 2019 Updated: May-22-15 3:18 pm
IRVING, Texas - Orlando Scandrick has the raise he sought by skipping the first two weeks of voluntary offseason workouts with the Dallas Cowboys.
- Brewers' Smith suspended 8 games for rosin, sunscreen on arm Updated: May-22-15 2:51 pm
ATLANTA - Milwaukee Brewers reliever Will Smith was suspended for eight games on Friday for having a foreign substance on his right arm during a game at Atlanta.
- Broncos DE Antonio Smith under investigation in Texas Updated: May-21-15 10:39 pm
ENGLEWOOD, Colorado - Denver Broncos defensive end Antonio Smith is under investigation in Texas over a criminal allegation the local sheriff described Thursday as "sexual in nature."
- New 49ers running back Bush ready to prove himself again Updated: May-21-15 9:56 pm
SANTA CLARA, California - Reggie Bush wants to return punts again, and he brought up the idea to the San Francisco 49ers when he joined the team as a free agent this spring.
- Dodgers suspend infielder Arruebarrena for rest of season Updated: May-21-15 8:36 pm
SAN FRANCISCO - Infielder Erisbel Arruebarrena was a major league player at this time last year. Now he's a man without a team at any level.
- Manfred understands why minority interviews skipped Updated: May-21-15 8:30 pm
NEW YORK - New baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred said he understands why the Milwaukee Brewers and Miami Marlins did not interview any minority candidates when they hired new managers this month.
- Raiders sign linebacker Neiron Ball Updated: May-21-15 8:29 pm
ALAMEDA, California - The Oakland Raiders have signed fifth-round draft pick Neiron Ball.
- Arizona completes 4-game sweep of Marlins 7-6 Updated: May-21-15 7:54 pm
- Penguins GM: Dan Bylsma free to pursue any coaching job Updated: May-21-15 7:38 pm
BUFFALO, New York - Former Pittsburgh Penguins coach Dan Bylsma is free to take any job opening, including the Buffalo Sabres' vacancy.
- Dream re-signs veteran forward DeLisha Milton-Jones Updated: May-21-15 6:53 pm
- Packers sign 3rd-round pick Ty Montgomery Updated: May-21-15 5:40 pm
- Ex-Rangers manager Washington rejoin Athletics as coach Updated: May-21-15 5:37 pm
- Mississippi State signs 6-10 forward Aric Holman Updated: May-21-15 5:10 pm
STARKVILLE, Mississippi - First-year Mississippi State coach Ben Howland continues to rebuild his roster with the signing of 6-foot-10 forward Aric Holman.
- Mike Babcock faces 'massive challenge' as Maple Leafs' coach Updated: May-21-15 5:02 pm
TORONTO - Brendan Shanahan's first conversation with Mike Babcock about the Toronto Maple Leafs' coaching position was more of a disclaimer than a sales pitch. The club president wanted Babcock to know how far away the Leafs are from being a winning team.
- NFL suspends Bills defensive tackle Dareus for 1 game Updated: May-21-15 4:40 pm
ORCHARD PARK, New York - Bills star defensive tackle Marcell Dareus will not play in Buffalo's season opener after being suspended without pay by the NFL for violating the league's substance abuse policy.
- Prince to miss beginning of WNBA season to play for Russia Updated: May-21-15 4:20 pm
NEW YORK - New York Liberty guard Epiphanny Prince will miss perhaps the first month of the WNBA season to try to help Russia qualify for next year's Olympics in Rio de Janeiro.
- Utah State hires Louis Wilson as assistant basketball coach Updated: May-21-15 3:08 pm
SALT LAKE CITY - Utah State has hired Louis Wilson as an assistant coach under Tim Duryea. The university announced the hiring Thursday morning.
- Judge dismissed domestic violence charges against Ray Rice Updated: May-21-15 12:10 pm
MAYS LANDING, New Jersey - A judge on Thursday dismissed domestic violence charges against Ray Rice, who was captured by a surveillance camera knocking his then-fiancee unconscious in a hotel elevator last year.
- What happened at NFL meetings and what it means Updated: May-21-15 2:39 am
SAN FRANCISCO - NFL owners concluded an especially hectic spring meetings by setting up what figures to be a very busy summer and fall.
- Raiders sign cornerback Chimdi Chekwa Updated: May-20-15 7:54 pm
- After Babcock's departure, Detroit's focus turns to Blashill Updated: May-20-15 7:44 pm
DETROIT - Red Wings general manager Ken Holland says he wants to talk to minor league coach Jeff Blashill about Detroit's coaching vacancy.
- No competition: Chan Gailey says Geno Smith is Jets' starter Updated: May-20-15 6:37 pm
FLORHAM PARK, New Jersey - The New York Jets' quarterback competition appears over before it even got started.
- Brees: Younger Saints receivers ready for larger roles Updated: May-20-15 6:35 pm
METAIRIE, Louisiana - Drew Brees is confident that some young, relatively unknown, inexperienced receivers can help the New Orleans Saints' offense remain among the NFL's best.
- Braves trade right-hander John Cornely to Red Sox Updated: May-20-15 6:21 pm