No, having an emergency appendectomy just days before the opening ceremonies is not the way to start an Olympics. But American bobsledder Justin Olsen shares how he was able to fight through it and return to the track for Team USA.
Posted on: 18 February 2018 | 1:19 pm
The thrills and spills of snowboard big air will grace the Winter Olympics for the first time this week. What should you be looking out for? Alyssa Roenigk breaks it down.
Posted on: 18 February 2018 | 1:18 pm
A front-loaded, eight-year deal for $144 million put one of this winter's biggest free agents in a Padres uniform. How could this calculated risk also make sense?
Posted on: 18 February 2018 | 11:54 am
The Jayhawks are able to control their fate in the Big 12 race once again, after rallying to defeat West Virginia at home on Saturday.
Posted on: 18 February 2018 | 10:48 am
Four years after making history, teammates Nick Goepper and Gus Kenworthy hit rock bottom. But Sunday, after returning to the Olympic men's ski slopestyle final, both know success in life outweighs any medal.
Posted on: 18 February 2018 | 10:07 am
Unsigned veterans such as Logan Morrison might be tempted to wait to sign after Opening Day, but it's a gambit without guarantees -- or recent success.
Posted on: 18 February 2018 | 8:35 am
Kevin Pelton slams out grades for every player in a contest that included tributes to three legendary dunkers.
Posted on: 17 February 2018 | 10:49 pm
Due up: Bryce Harper, Bryce Harper and Bryce Harper! As MLB experiments with pace of play, there are more intriguing ways to add spice to bonus baseball than by simply starting innings with a runner on second base.
Posted on: 17 February 2018 | 9:07 am
No longer the staff ace, the 37-year-old is content with helping turn his young Yankees teammates into contenders.
Posted on: 17 February 2018 | 9:05 am
Last year, the Lakers went all-in on Lonzo Ball -- and all that came with him, including his outspoken father, LaVar. Now, with Lonzo sidelined and LaVar across the globe, the Lakers are finding their way on the court, with or without them.
Posted on: 16 February 2018 | 10:55 am
While players get all the attention during trade season, what about the men pulling the strings in the front office? We slot all of them into one of eight tiers, from Golden Boys to Disaster Artists. Plus, Jersey Foul of the Week, Hall for Hart and more.
Posted on: 16 February 2018 | 10:53 am
Sabres winger Evander Kane is one of the biggest names on the market. Could we see Jumbo Joe Thornton feathering passes to him with the Sharks? Will the Predators pounce if they don't land Rick Nash? And would Kane be a good fit on the Kings' top line?
Posted on: 16 February 2018 | 10:26 am
The Jets are estimated to have the second-most salary-cap space this season and should have plenty of money to go after the top free agents.
Posted on: 16 February 2018 | 9:48 am
The free-agent quarterback will be in New Orleans in 2018. But the deal the two sides need to work out is tricky and has to be set before March 14.
Posted on: 16 February 2018 | 8:47 am