• AFC Championship: Mahomes, Chiefs meet again with Brady, Patriots By UPI   -   Jan 19, 2019

    AFC CHAMPIONSHIP: MAHOMES, CHIEFS MEET AGAIN WITH BRADY, PATRIOTS

    The upstart Kansas City Chiefs challenge the reigning AFC champion New England Patriots in a conference title showdown on Sunday night...

    AFC
  • Jimmy Butler criticizes John Calipari over Karl-Anthony Towns chatter By UPI   -   Jan 19, 2019

    JIMMY BUTLER CRITICIZES JOHN CALIPARI OVER KARL-ANTHONY TOWNS CHATTER

    76ers star Jimmy Butler took issue with Kentucky coach John Calipari's previous comments on whether he bullied Timberwolves center...

  • By UPI   -   Jan 18, 2019

    UFC BREAKS OUT NEW LEGACY TITLE BELTS

    The UFC has introduced a new Legacy Championship Belt that will debut Saturday in Brooklyn.

  • Two men convicted in death of Olympic skater Denis Ten By UPI   -   Jan 18, 2019

    TWO MEN CONVICTED IN DEATH OF OLYMPIC SKATER DENIS TEN

    A court in Almaty, Kazakhstan, convicted two men and sentenced them to prison in the death of 25-year-old Olympic figure skater Denis...

    Olympics
  • Predators' Johansen under review for stick to head vs. Jets By UPI   -   Jan 18, 2019

    PREDATORS' JOHANSEN UNDER REVIEW FOR STICK TO HEAD VS. JETS

    Nashville Predators center Ryan Johansen was scheduled to have a hearing with the NHL Department of Player Safety on Friday following...

  • Jazz guard Mitchell says he won't try to defend dunk crown By UPI   -   Jan 18, 2019

    JAZZ GUARD MITCHELL SAYS HE WON'T TRY TO DEFEND DUNK CROWN

    Second-year Utah Jazz point guard Donovan Mitchell will not take part in the Slam Dunk competition during NBA All-Star Weekend in February,...

  • Dallas Cowboys fire OC Scott Linehan By UPI   -   Jan 18, 2019

    DALLAS COWBOYS FIRE OC SCOTT LINEHAN

    The Dallas Cowboys have fired offensive coordinator Scott Linehan.

  • Redskins owner Daniel Snyder buys 305-ft yacht with two-deck IMAX theater By UPI   -   Jan 18, 2019

    REDSKINS OWNER DANIEL SNYDER BUYS 305-FT YACHT WITH TWO-DECK IMAX THEATER

    It might not be as big as Jerry Jones' behemoth boat, but Washington Redskins owner Daniel Snyder's recently purchased yacht includes...

  • By UPI   -   Jan 18, 2019

    WIZARDS SWAT KNICKS IN LONDON AFTER GOAL-TENDING CALL

    It was a weird way to win in London, or anywhere, but the Washington Wizards will take it. As for the New York Knicks, it turned into...

  • Australian Open: Sharapova upsets Wozniacki, Nadal moves on By UPI   -   Jan 18, 2019

    AUSTRALIAN OPEN: SHARAPOVA UPSETS WOZNIACKI, NADAL MOVES ON

    Maria Sharapova upset third-seed Caroline Wozniacki in three sets on Friday to advance to the fourth round at the 2019 Australian Open...

  • Watch: Second graders serenade Alshon Jeffery with Eagles fight song during visit By UPI   -   Jan 18, 2019

    WATCH: SECOND GRADERS SERENADE ALSHON JEFFERY WITH EAGLES FIGHT SONG DURING VISIT

    Alshon Jeffery might have taken blame for the Philadelphia Eagles' playoff exit, but he was cheered up recently when second graders...

    Playoffs
  • UPI Horse Racing Preview: Derby preps off and running in Florida, Louisiana By UPI   -   Jan 18, 2019

    UPI HORSE RACING PREVIEW: DERBY PREPS OFF AND RUNNING IN FLORIDA, LOUISIANA

    Kentucky Derby and Oaks preps at Fair Grounds in New Orleans and Tampa Bay Downs in Florida; Breeders' Cup Sprint winner Roy H preps...

    Running, Horse Racing
  • Mets invite Tim Tebow back to spring training By UPI   -   Jan 18, 2019

    METS INVITE TIM TEBOW BACK TO SPRING TRAINING

    Tim Tebow is heading back to Florida with the New York Mets for big league camp this spring.

  • Angels agree to deal with closer Cody Allen By UPI   -   Jan 18, 2019

    ANGELS AGREE TO DEAL WITH CLOSER CODY ALLEN

    Right-handed closer Cody Allen is set to come out of the bullpen for the Los Angeles Angels in 2019.

  • Watch: Lakers' Michael Beasley forgets shorts when checking into game By UPI   -   Jan 18, 2019

    WATCH: LAKERS' MICHAEL BEASLEY FORGETS SHORTS WHEN CHECKING INTO GAME

    Michael Beasley forgot one important thing when checking into the Los Angeles Lakers' game against the Oklahoma City Thunder: His shorts.

  • Watch: Hornets' Miles Bridges kills Kings with tomahawk slam By UPI   -   Jan 18, 2019

    WATCH: HORNETS' MILES BRIDGES KILLS KINGS WITH TOMAHAWK SLAM

    Miles Bridges went airborne and finished off the Sacramento Kings with a titanic tomahawk during the Charlotte Hornets' most recent...

  • Connor Hellebuyck, Winnipeg Jets cruise past Nashville Predators By UPI   -   Jan 18, 2019

    CONNOR HELLEBUYCK, WINNIPEG JETS CRUISE PAST NASHVILLE PREDATORS

    The Winnipeg Jets scored first and didn't look back, defeating the Nashville Predators 5-1 on Thursday night at Bridgestone Arena in...

  • New York Yankees agree to deal with reliever Adam Ottavino By UPI   -   Jan 18, 2019

    NEW YORK YANKEES AGREE TO DEAL WITH RELIEVER ADAM OTTAVINO

    The New York Yankees and relief pitcher Adam Ottavino agreed to a contract on Thursday, bolstering the team's stout bullpen.

  • Calgary Flames to retire forward Jarome Iginla's No. 12 By UPI   -   Jan 18, 2019

    CALGARY FLAMES TO RETIRE FORWARD JAROME IGINLA'S NO. 12

    The Calgary Flames will retire forward Jarome Iginla's No. 12 jersey number prior to a game against the Minnesota Wild on March 2,...

  • Anaheim Ducks acquire Michael Del Zotto in trade with Canucks By UPI   -   Jan 17, 2019

    ANAHEIM DUCKS ACQUIRE MICHAEL DEL ZOTTO IN TRADE WITH CANUCKS

    The Anaheim Ducks acquired defenseman Michael Del Zotto in a trade with the Vancouver Canucks late Wednesday night, the teams announced.