National Sports

Conor McGregor willing to face 'next in line' if not Khabib Nurmagomedov

Oct 23, 2018

Conor McGregor intends to return to the UFC's Octagon with his "confidence high" and is apparently willing to do so against someone other than Khabib Nurmagomedov. In a rare public comment on social media, McGregor (21-…

World Series Game 1 to be cold one for Dodgers, Red Sox

Oct 22, 2018

Los Angeles Dodgers ace Clayton Kershaw will pitch at Fenway Park for the first time when he starts Game 1 of the World Series against the Boston Red Sox on Tuesday night

Red Sox happy to be asleep at the ballpark

Oct 23, 2018

Think the Red Sox are asleep at the ballpark, able to spend down time in two bunk beds containing four queen-sized mattresses.

Red Sox-Dodgers in '46 World Series? Not part of the program

Oct 23, 2018

The Dodgers and Red Sox are meeting in the World Series for the first time in more than a century

Ryan throws for 379 yards, Falcons beat Giants 23-20

Oct 22, 2018

Matt Ryan threw a 47-yard touchdown pass to Marvin Hall, Tevin Coleman added a late 30-yard scoring run and the Atlanta Falcons added another miserable chapter to New York's season, beating the Giants 23-20

Spurs rally to keep Lakers winless with LeBron, 143-142

Oct 23, 2018

Patty Mills hit a go-ahead jumper with 6.8 seconds left and the San Antonio Spurs kept the Los Angeles Lakers winless with LeBron James

Cowboys get Amari Cooper from Raiders for 1st-round pick

Oct 22, 2018

The Dallas Cowboys have acquired Oakland receiver Amari Cooper for a first-round pick in next year's draft

Lakers' Ingram grateful 4-game suspension wasn't harsher

Oct 22, 2018

Brandon Ingram is grateful he wasn't punished more harshly for his role in the fight that got the Los Angeles Lakers' season off to a weird start

Restocked Kansas nabs No. 1 spot in AP Top 25 preseason poll

Oct 22, 2018

Kansas starts the 2018-19 season as the No. 1-ranked team in The Associated Press Top 25 preseason poll

Fielding respecting but not fearing Canelo in title match

Oct 23, 2018

Rocky Fielding is putting his WBA super middleweight belt on the line against Canelo Alvarez on Dec. 15 at Madison Square Garden