Monday, September 1, 2014 1:27:56 PM CST
Serena Williams, Novak Djokovic reach US Open quarterfinals
Los Angeles Times
Serena Williams prepares to hit an overhead shot during her victory over Kaia Kanepi in the fourth round of the U.S. Open on Monday in New York. Serena Williams prepares to hit an overhead shot during her victory over Kaia Kanepi in the fourth round of the ...
Serena Williams, Djokovic into US Open quarters
Top Seeds Serena Williams, Djokovic Make U.S. Open Quarterfinals
US Open: Serena Williams, Novak Djokovic into quarters
Monday, September 1, 2014 1:02:22 PM CST
Houston Astros fire Bo Porter
HOUSTON -- The Astros fired manager Bo Porter on Monday, saying the dismissal had less to do with the team's 59-79 record than the need for a "new direction" and a "united message throughout the entire organization." ...
Bo Porter's firing shows Astros still all-in with GM
Astros clean house fire manager Bo Porter and bench coach Dave Trembley
Former RedHawks interim manager Tom Lawless to manage Houston Astros ...
Monday, September 1, 2014 1:45:27 PM CST
Rob Gronkowski says he'll play in Patriots opener
FOXBOROUGH — Saying he didn't want to answer questions all week about his status, Rob Gronkowski stood in front of his locker Monday morning and said seven words Patriots fans have longed to hear: “I'm ready to go. I'll be playing.” Continue reading ...
Rob Gronkowski Cleared To Play Week 1
Patriots TE Rob Gronkowski promises he will play in opener, Dolphins say they ...
Patriots Offense Will Be Dominant Again With Healthy Rob Gronkowski
Monday, September 1, 2014 1:10:07 PM CST
New York Times
Carol Vadnais, All-Star NHL Defenseman, Dies at 68
New York Times
Carol Vadnais, a six-time N.H.L. All-Star who played for Stanley Cup championship teams with the Montreal Canadiens and the Boston Bruins and who became a mainstay of the Rangers' defense in the 1970s and early '80s, died on Sunday in Laval, Quebec ...
Former Bruin Carol Vadnais dies at 68
RIP Carol Vadnais, a Ranger from 1975-1982
Former all-star defenceman Carol Vadnais dies at age 68
Monday, September 1, 2014 12:51:12 PM CST
Denver's Wes Welker returns after latest concussion
ENGLEWOOD, Colo. – Wes Welker returned to practice for the Denver Broncos Monday, nine days after suffering a concussion the Broncos' third preseason game, a sign he could be able to play in Denver's season opener on Sunday. Welker has not yet ...
Broncos Hillman, Webster, Welker limited in practice; Captains selected
Wes Welker practicing Monday, on track to make fantasy start in Week 1
Broncos' Wes Welker returns after latest concussion, could play against Colts
Monday, September 1, 2014 12:31:54 PM CST
South Carolina's Mike Davis 'sort of doubtful' for East Carolina
Steve Spurrier continues to be an innovator, as the Ol' Ball Coach has invented a new term for all those injury reports out there. Spurrier said that South Carolina running back Mike Davis was "sort of doubtful" for the Gamecocks next game against East ...
Spurrier says RB Davis doubtful for East Carolina
Injury update: Gamecocks RB Davis 'sort of doubtful' for Week 2
Steve Spurrier says RB Mike Davis is 'doubtful' for East Carolina game
Monday, September 1, 2014 7:12:32 AM CST
Phil Mickelson sweeps up, Rory McIlroy cleans up on par-3 16th at Deutsche ...
Rory McIlroy nearly aced the par-3 16th at TPC Boston and is poised to win his second Deutsche Bank Championship. Meanwhile, Phil Mickelson made a mess of the same hole and barely reached the secondary cut. Tweet Share on Twitter Share Share ...
Chris Kirk keeps up with No. 1 Rory McIlroy
Henley leads a large chasing pack at Deutsche Bank
Henley up by 1 shot in Deutsche Bank
Monday, September 1, 2014 11:10:52 AM CST
Kasey Kahne scores dramatic victory at Atlanta to make Chase
Kasey Kahne is used to needing a win or a strong run at the end of the regular season just to make the Chase for the Sprint Cup. But this year, under NASCAR's new Chase system, the pressure was more intense than ever. With just two more chances to win ...
Kahne Wins Atlanta; NASCAR Results
Kahne holds off Kenseth to win Atlanta shootout
Kasey Kahne joins the Chase party
Monday, September 1, 2014 12:08:51 PM CST
Alex Smith: New Chiefs contract is 'fair both ways'
The quarterback's four-year, $68 million deal comes equipped with $45 million in guarantees, per NFL Media Insider Ian Rapoport. Coupled with $7.5 million in existing money, Smith is set to make an average of $15.1 million over the next five seasons.
Commitment to Smith is the right move
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Sunday, August 31, 2014 8:16:21 PM CST
Angels earn sweep of Athletics
Angels earn sweep of Athletics. ANAHEIM, Calif. -- It was more than just a sweep. It was how the Los Angeles Angels took four games from the Oakland A's over the weekend, concluding with Sunday's 8-1 win at Angel Stadium. The Angels thoroughly ...
Did the Oakland A's Make Too Drastic a Change to Once-Thriving Roster?
Angels' offense does a good job 'scratching and clawing' against A's pitchers
Angels trounce A's 8-1 to complete 4-game sweep