Carl Crawford hit an RBI triple to back Hyun-Jin Ryu's third straight victory, and the division-leading Los Angeles Dodgers completed a sweep of the San Francisco Giants with a 4-3 victory Sunday night.
LeBron James tweeted that he would wear 23 again after heading back to the Cavaliers from Miami, where he wore No. 6.
Byron Scott says "it's a dream come true" to come back and be the new coach of the Los Angeles Lakers.
Vincenzo Nibali, a 29-year-old Sicilian who calls himself "a flag-bearer of anti-doping," won the Tour de France on Sunday, the first Italian to do so in 16 years.
The Baseball Hall of Fame has added six new members who have taken their place among the greats of the game.
The win moves Jeff Gordon into a tie with Michael Schumacher, whose five Formula One victories at Indy had been the gold standard.
The Packers have signed receiver Jordy Nelson to a contract extension, securing their top player at a position that has had several high-profile departures in recent years.
The Baseball Hall of fame's board has cut the time a player will be eligible for election from 15 years to 10.
The San Francisco Giants have acquired right-hander Jake Peavy (PEE'-vee) from Boston for a pair of minor league pitchers.
Kevin Love has withdrawn from this summer's USA Basketball roster because of his uncertain NBA status, leaving the Americans without one of their most experienced international players.
According to ESPN.com’s Max Olson the Texas Longhorns have released three players from the team on Friday. Olson writes, “Safety…
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A judge has rejected a motion by lawyers for Aaron Hernandez to dismiss charges stemming from the 2013 slaying of a Boston man.
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