- Forward Bickell clears waivers, remains with Blackhawks Updated: Oct-03-15 1:48 pm
CHICAGO - Blackhawks forward Bryan Bickell has cleared waivers and will remain with the Stanley Cup champions for now.
- Adidas, Kia don't join US brands in demanding Blatter quits Updated: Oct-03-15 7:39 am
ZURICH - Clinging to power after rebuffing resignation demands, Sepp Blatter received some respite Saturday when two sponsors declined to join four other FIFA corporate backers in demanding the president of world soccer's governing body goes before the emergency election in February.
- NHL 2015-16: Sabres coming off summer of radical changes Updated: Oct-03-15 3:21 am
Buffalo Sabres general manager Tim Murray jokes he could have secured his long-term job security by selling owner Terry Pegula on a five-year plan to rebuild the team solely through the draft.
- AP source: Bucks lock up Henson for 4 years, $44 million Updated: Oct-02-15 7:19 pm
John Henson's statistics from his first three seasons in the NBA don't really jump off the page.
- Cavs' Thompson declines qualifying offer, still free agent Updated: Oct-02-15 6:07 pm
INDEPENDENCE, Ohio - Tristan Thompson has gone from boxing out to holding out.
- Wiggins headlines NBA's annual preseason Canada Series Updated: Oct-02-15 5:10 pm
The Toronto Raptors and their passionate fans will kick off the NBA's Canada Series of preseason games in Vancouver on Sunday against Blake Griffin, Chris Paul and the Los Angeles Clippers.
- Steelers regrouping after strange loss to Ravens Updated: Oct-02-15 5:03 pm
PITTSBURGH - Tough losses are part of the job. Weird losses too.
- Bills RB McCoy out indefinitely after hamstring setback Updated: Oct-02-15 3:07 pm
BUFFALO, New York - Buffalo Bills running back LeSean McCoy is out indefinitely after revealing he had a setback with his hamstring injury last week.
- Britain seeks NFL franchise in London within 5 years Updated: Oct-02-15 9:32 am
LONDON - Britain's treasury chief pushed his case Friday for placing a permanent NFL franchise in London, saying he hoped the league would move a team to the capital within the next five years.
- 2-time national champ Erickson quietly assisting No. 10 Utah Updated: Oct-02-15 3:18 am
SALT LAKE CITY - Winning a national championship puts a coach in an exclusive group. Winning multiple titles moves a coach into an entirely different realm.
- Christine Michael could be close to joining Dallas backfield Updated: Oct-02-15 1:34 am
IRVING, Texas - Christine Michael is getting work with the first team out of the Dallas backfield, an indication the third-year running back could be close to his debut with the Cowboys.
- Missed kicks cost Steelers in 23-20 overtime loss to Ravens Updated: Oct-02-15 1:28 am
PITTSBURGH - The Pittsburgh Steelers had every opportunity to put their biggest rivals away, perhaps for good this season.
- Ravens rally late, top Steelers 23-20 in overtime Updated: Oct-02-15 1:05 am
PITTSBURGH - Playing to salvage a rapidly deteriorating season, the Baltimore Ravens needed a little help.
- Jets' Williams passes the snooze test Updated: Oct-02-15 12:05 am
X's and O's ... and a few Zzzz's, too.
- Broncos sign tackle Tyler Polumbus to bolster line Updated: Oct-01-15 10:01 pm
ENGLEWOOD, Colorado - Tyler Polumbus is back among familiar faces and doesn't have to ask for directions, either.
- Cardinals happy that Chris Johnson 'fell in our lap' Updated: Oct-01-15 9:37 pm
TEMPE, Arizona - It was late in training camp. Andre Ellington was having his usual injury troubles. Rookie David Johnson was sidelined with a sore hamstring.
- Seattle's Chad Marshall diagnosed with neck sprain Updated: Oct-01-15 7:48 pm
SEATTLE - Seattle Sounders defender Chad Marshall has been released from the hospital a day after suffering a neck sprain in practice.
- Bowles makes it clear: London trip all business for Jets Updated: Oct-01-15 7:47 pm
FLORHAM PARK, New Jersey - Big Ben.
- Rhein Gibson leads Web.com Tour Finals finale Updated: Oct-01-15 7:38 pm
PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Florida - Rhein Gibson shot a 7-under 63 on Thursday to take a one-stroke lead in the Web.com Tour Finals-ending Web.Com Tour Championship.
- Raiders CB TJ Carrie fares well in switch to safety Updated: Oct-01-15 7:36 pm
ALAMEDA, California - TJ Carrie admits he was a little apprehensive when the Oakland Raiders coaches came to him last week to talk about playing safety.
- East Mississippi Community College coach suspended Updated: Oct-01-15 6:28 pm
JACKSON, Mississippi - East Mississippi Community College football coach Buddy Stephens has been given a two-game suspension after an on-field altercation with a game administrator during the Lions' 48-24 win over Itawamba Community College.
- Panthers CB Norman out to prove he's elite in contract year Updated: Oct-01-15 6:28 pm
CHARLOTTE, North Carolina - Josh Norman told everyone who'd listen in July that he's one of the elite cover men in the NFL.
- Chiefs' QB Alex Smith under fire in more ways than 1 Updated: Oct-01-15 5:56 pm
KANSAS CITY, Missouri - Alex Smith is feeling plenty of heat these days.
- Iowa signs wrestling coach Tom Brands through 2020 Updated: Oct-01-15 5:44 pm
IOWA CITY, Iowa - Iowa wrestling coach Tom Brands has signed a three-year contract extension through 2019-20.
- Jackson's 9th homer of season helps Cubs to 5-3 win vs Reds Updated: Oct-01-15 5:21 pm
CINCINNATI - Austin Jackson has enjoyed a good month over the last two games, according to Chicago Cubs manager Joe Maddon.