Nets' Pierce, Garnett top former coach Rivers
Andray Blatche and Joe Johnson each scored 21 points in the Brooklyn Nets' 102-93 victory over the Los Angeles Clippers on Thursday night, making Paul Pierce and Kevin Garnett winners in their first matchup with Doc Rivers.
Redskins: RG III still starter entering 2014
The Washington Redskins made it clear they will be thrilled if quarterback Kirk Cousins plays well the final three games. They also made it clear nothing would change entering next season.
Texas' Brown: My situation hasn't changed
Texas Longhorns coach Mack Brown said Thursday he has no interest in discussing his future or campaigning for his job and that he plans to meet with new athletic director Steve Patterson and university president Bill Powers about his future.
Kobe fires back at Brown's culture remarks
Two days after Pro Football Hall of Famer Jim Brown said Kobe Bryant was "somewhat confused about culture" and criticized Bryant's treatment of former teammate Shaquille O'Neal, Bryant responded to the comments.
Sources: Raptors working on Lowry to Knicks
The Raptors, fresh off the weekend deal that dispatched Rudy Gay to Sacramento, are trying to construct a trade that routes point guard Kyle Lowry to the Knicks, according to sources with knowledge of the discussions.
Megatron to show Elam 'old man's strength'
Detroit Lions wide receiver Calvin Johnson chuckled when asked about the comments from Baltimore Ravens safety Matt Elam, who called the three-time Pro Bowler "pretty old" on Wednesday.
Source: Joba, Tigers agree on 1-year deal
Once thought of as a New York Yankees star of the future, Joba Chamberlain agreed to a one-year deal with the Detroit Tigers on Thursday, sources told ESPN's Buster Olney.
Texas A&M finalizes Sumlin's six-year deal
Texas A&M's board of regents approved coach Kevin Sumlin's new six-year contract during a special telephonic meeting Thursday and the deal includes a handsome raise and a hefty buyout for the sixth-year head coach.
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