Tuesday, April 15, 2014 7:50:30 PM CST
Baseball needs to channel 'inner Jackie Robinson'
Every year baseball honors Jackie Robinson on April 15, and every year we hear about a generation of black athletes tuning the game out. A USA Today survey revealed only 7.8 percent of the players on major league rosters opening day were ...
Looking Back: Jackie Robinson breaks the color barrier
This issue not as simple as black and white
Following Griffey's lead, Reds honor Jackie
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 6:44:36 PM CST
NHL playoff preview capsules of 8 opening-round series, starting Wednesday
SEASON SERIES: Detroit won 3-1. Early in their last meeting on April 2 at Joe Louis Area, the Red Wings didn't look as if they played in the same league as the Bruins. But the Red Wings rallied with two goals midway through the third period and held on for a ...
A Spicier NHL Playoff Recipe
Niklas Kronwall steps up from role player to team leader for Red Wings
NHL playoff preview capsules
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 7:56:01 PM CST
Dustin Pedroia hopes to be in Wednesday's lineup
CHICAGO (AP) - Red Sox second baseman Dustin Pedroia had a cortisone injection in his left wrist and hopes to return to Boston's starting lineup on Wednesday night. GALLERY: Disabled list. The AL MVP was injured April 4 when Milwaukee's Carlos ...
White Sox wear Boston Strong on 1-year anniversary
Sox Game Day: Tied at 1-1
Red Sox-White Sox Live: Daniel Nava Ties Things Up With One Swing Of The Bat
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 5:23:17 PM CST
Best 2014 Stanley Cup futures bets
Tuukka Rask Bruce Bennett/Getty Images Tuukka Rask is a big key for the Boston Bruins to win the 2014 Stanley Cup. The Stanley Cup playoffs, the most exciting time of the year, are finally upon us. There's nothing in sports quite like a seven-game NHL ...
'NHL 14' Has Spoken: The Bruins Will Win the Stanley Cup
Hot goalies will be key to hoisting this year's Stanley Cup
The Stanley Cup: What Are the Odds?
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 7:08:39 PM CST
Timberwolves: No champagne, plenty of questions
Minnesota Timberwolves guard Ricky Rubio takes the ball for a layup in the first half March 28 as the Timberwolves play the Los Angeles Lakers at Target Center in Minneapolis. (Pioneer Press: Ben Garvin). Related Stories. Apr 15: Timberwolves: Kevin Love ...
A season of frustration for Adelman, Timberwolves
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 7:20:54 PM CST
San Jose Mercury News
Dodgers option Paco Rodriguez to minors, activate Brian Wilson
Los Angeles Times
Turns out the Dodgers didn't send down Chris Withrow or have some other reliever go on the disabled list with a sudden injury to activate Brian Wilson. Instead, they decided to make do with one left-handed reliever. Prior to Tuesday's game against the Giants, ...
Dodgers activate Brian Wilson off DL
Dodgers' Wilson activated for game vs. Giants
Wilson activated off DL; Rodriguez sent down
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 7:26:18 PM CST
Thompson: Cuonzo Martin has tools to make Cal a perennial force
San Jose Mercury News
BERKELEY -- There's no telling whether Cuonzo Martin will actually pan out as the men's basketball coach at Cal. But his hiring, announced out of nowhere Tuesday, signals an important goal has been established in the athletic department. Make Cal ...
Cal hires Tennessee's Cuonzo Martin as men's basketball coach
Cuonzo Martin leaves Vols for Cal
California hires Cuonzo Martin away from Tennessee after surprising Sweet 16 run
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 7:44:11 PM CST
Florida Panthers win draft lottery
The Florida Panthers missed out on the No.1 overall pick during the 2013 draft lottery when the Colorado Avalanche passed them. Tuesday night, they won the No. 1 pick, jumping one spot ahead of the last-place Buffalo Sabres in the lottery. There is no ...
Florida Panthers win No. 1 pick in NHL Draft Lottery
Panthers jump up one spot to win first pick in NHL draft lottery
Florida Panthers win NHL draft lottery
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 7:04:50 PM CST
NCAA's draft withdrawal deadline an affront to every college basketball player
Today, April 15, Arizona All-American guard Nick Johnson absolutely should be entered into the NBA Draft. And by 5 p.m. June 16, he probably should be out. Nick Johnson (AP Photo). That will not happen. It is not allowed. Because the NCAA passed the ...
Arizona loses Aaron Gordon, Nick Johnson to NBA Draft, but Wildcats will still be ...
Aaron Gordon, Nick Johnson leaving Arizona for NBA draft
Arizona's Aaron Gordon and Nick Johnson leaving for NBA Draft
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 7:10:50 PM CST
Once overlooked and undersold, Nik Stauskas gets last laugh with 'easy ...
ANN ARBOR -- Twice in the same week last year, Nik Stauskas stood off to the side of the Crisler Center media room with conflicting emotions. First he watched Trey Burke hold a press conference announcing his entry to the 2013 NBA draft. Three days later ...
Nik Stauskas, Glenn Robinson III leaving Michigan for NBA
Michigan's Robinson III, Stauskas declare for NBA draft
Michigan losing Stauskas and Robinson to NBA