Posted: 05/06/2008 - Kobe Bryant has won his first MVP award after leading the Los Angeles Lakers to the best record in the Western Conference.
Posted: 05/06/2008 - It's going to get very interesting if the White Sox don't turn things around soon. Manager Ozzie Guillen has already gone off on a rant reminiscent of the one that cost Lee Elia his job as skipper of the crosstown-rival Cubs 25 years ago.
Posted: 05/06/2008 - Boston Red Sox pitcher Curt Schilling plans to throw today for the first time this season, and if all goes well, he'll begin a regular throwing program.
Posted: 05/06/2008 - A protest over the loss of filly Eight Belles drew nearly as many defenders of horse racing as it did protesters.
Posted: 05/05/2008 - The trainer of euthanized filly Eight Belles says his jockey handled the horse properly during her second-place finish at the Kentucky Derby.
Posted: 05/05/2008 - Roger Clemens is apologizing for unspecified mistakes in his personal life. But the seven-time Cy Young Award winner steadfastly denies having an affair with a teenager.
Posted: 05/04/2008 - Chicago Bears running back Cedric Benson faces criminal charges of boating while intoxicated and resisting arrest.
Posted: 05/04/2008 - Anthony Kim became the youngest PGA Tour winner in six years, cruising to a five-shot win over Ben Curtis on Sunday in the Wachovia Championship.
Posted: 05/03/2008 - The filly Eight Belles finished second behind favorite Big Brown in the Kentucky Derby, then collapsed with two broken front ankles and was euthanized after crossing the wire.
Posted: 05/02/2008 - As Phil Mickelson's round imploded with a series of wayward shots, the Wachovia Championship in Charlotte flew in a different direction. Jason Bohn fired a 5-under 67 on Friday to take a two-shot lead at 9 under after the second round, while Mickelson's double bogey on Quail Hollow Club's easiest hole began a horrible closing tretch that left him seven shots back.
Posted: 05/01/2008 - The Sonics' Kevin Durant has been honored as the NBA Rookie of the Year, becoming the first Seattle player to win the award -- and perhaps the last.
Posted: 04/27/2008 - The St. Louis Rams have closed out the 2008 NFL draft by selecting Idaho defensive back/linebacker David Vobora.
Posted: 04/27/2008 - Adam Scott made a 9-foot birdie putt on the 18th hole to force a playoff, then made a 48-footer playing it again on the third playoff hole to beat Ryan Moore to win the EDS Byron Nelson Championship.
Posted: 04/23/2008 - Kansas guard Mario Chalmers has declared for the NBA draft, D.J. Augustin says he is leaving Texas after two seasons to turn pro and the leading scorer in the Italian basketball league also has declared for the NBA draft.
Posted: 04/23/2008 - Kansas City has traded All-Pro defensive end Jared Allen to Minnesota.
Posted: 04/23/2008 - Former Patriots assistant Matt Walsh will meet with NFL commissioner Roger Goodell on May 13th to discuss New England's videotaping of opposing teams.
Posted: 04/22/2008 - There will be no suspense Saturday when it comes to the identity of the NFL's top draft pick. Miami has the Number-1 choice because of last season's 1-and-15 record and the Dolphins have announced they've signed Michigan tackle Jake Long to a multiyear contract.
Posted: 04/21/2008 - Court documents allege that a 29-year-old man arrested for a Las Vegas strip club shooting extorted hush money from suspended Tennessee Titans cornerback Adam "Pacman" Jones.
Posted: 04/20/2008 - Boo Weekley won his second straight Verizon Heritage -- and didn't need any dramatic chip-ins to do it. Weekley captured his second career PGA Tour title at Harbour Town Golf Links on Sunday, shooting an even-par 71 for a three-shot victory over Anthony Kim (71) and Aaron Baddeley (69).
Posted: 04/20/2008 - Lorena Ochoa is the first LPGA Tour player in 45 years to win four tournaments in consecutive weeks. The Mexican star closed with a 3-under 69 today to win the Ginn Open by three shots over rookie Yani Tseng.
Posted: 04/19/2008 - Defending champion Boo Weekley continued his remarkable run at Harbour Town Golf Links, using a stretch of five straight birdies to move in front today in the Verizon Heritage.
Posted: 04/18/2008 - Isiah Thomas was fired as coach of the New York Knicks on Friday, ending a year fraught with embarrassing episodes on and off the court.
Posted: 04/18/2008 - NBA owners have approved the Seattle SuperSonics' move to Oklahoma City for the 2008-09 season, pending the resolution of litigation between the team and the city of Seattle.
Posted: 04/17/2008 - Some might call it a curse, others might call it a cure for cancer.