This week, NFL teams are reporting to training camp sites around the country and beginning to practice.
The As have the best record in baseball, but you wont be able to watch their game today against Houston, the finale of a four-game series at O.co Coliseum, on TV.
It’s hard to believe it’s been nearly six months since the Seattle Seahawks whipped the Denver Broncos in Super Bowl XLVIII.
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No matter how exciting or boring fans thought Tuesday nights All-Star Game in Minneapolis was, theres no debating that the Midsummer Classic has lost much of its luster.
Vernon Davis is the fourth highest-paid tight end in the NFL after the Saints’ Jimmy Graham agreed to a four-year contract worth as much as $40million, making him the top paid at the position.
Lets hope Mario Goetze likes beer, and a lot of it. The 22-year-old attacking midfielder for the German national soccer team will never have to buy another beer thanks to his extra-time goal to beat Argentina in the World Cup final on Sunday in Brazil.
Imagine the heartache and embarrassment felt by Brazil’s soccer team as it walked off the pitch following Tuesday’s 7-1 loss to Germany in a World Cup semifinal match.
Tuesday’s announcement that the Rise Guys – Whitey Gleason and Mark Kreidler – will be back on the air in Sacramento is most noteworthy because the show won’t be on in the morning as it had been since Gleason helped launch it at 98 Rock in the early 1990s.
Baseball fans, at least in Minnesota to start, have the ability to purchase beer from a vending machine. The self-serve taps already are flowing at Target Field, home of the Twins, where baseball's All-Star Game will be played one week from tonight.
Friday, the A’s sent two future stars – shortstop Addison Russell, a first-round pick playing at Double-A Midland, and outfielder Billy McKinney, a first-round pick at Class-A Stockton – along with pitcher Dan Straily and a player to be named (Daric Barton?) to the Cubs for Jeff Samardzija and Jason Hammel. The deal made the best team in baseball even better.
The Kings agreed to a three-year contract with journeyman Darren Collison, but is he an upgrade over Isaiah Thomas at point guard?
There are some great traditions in sports, locally and nationally.