NFL News

Harry Styles brought thousands of teens to the Greek Theatre. We sent two adults

Harry Styles appeared to have lost control over the top end of his vocal range Wednesday at the Greek Theatre, where this 23-year-old heartthrob from the boy band One Direction played the second date of his first tour as a solo act. Had he gotten sick since launching the tour the night before in...

Social media-themed horror film ‘Friend Request’ makes for dumb midnight movie fun

The Facebook-themed horror movie “Friend Request” spooks its way into theaters this weekend, hoping to turn up filmgoers who are ready for cooler temperatures, Halloween and things that go bump in the night. Shockingly, “Friend Request” delivers. This scare-fest is so gloriously dumb that it is...

Science fiction gets criminal

Science fiction is often treated like a genre (and for a good reason), but genre lines can be incredibly blurry, with quite a bit of variation and room to play. One area that’s been growing recently is the sub-genre of crime stories and mysteries within sci-fi. Here is a selection worth investigating....

Stevens’ return boosts NC State secondary for FSU matchup

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) - North Carolina State's secondary is getting healthier for Atlantic Coast Conference play. Coach Dave Doeren said Thursday he expects starting cornerback Mike Stevens to make his season debut in Saturday's league opener against No. 12 Florida State after missing the first three games with a knee ...


NBA News

Cavs trade Harris to Magic, trim luxury tax bill

Cavs trade Harris to Magic, trim luxury tax bill. More about online casinos here, have a look!

Ovechkin, Melo take chance at Powerball score

Ovechkin, Melo take chance at Powerball score

Wizards G Wall to have precautionary knee MRI

Wizards G Wall to have precautionary knee MRI

Wizards' Gortat to be checked for staph infection

Wizards' Gortat to be checked for staph infection


NHL News

Marchand breaks late tie, Bruins top Senators 2-1 in Game 1 (Yahoo Sports)

Brad Marchand and the Boston Bruins made their limited chances count. Marchand broke a tie with 2:33 left and the Bruins - held without a shot in the second period - held on to beat the Ottawa Senators 2-1 on Wednesday night in Game 1 of their first-round playoff series. Marchand scored off the rebound of Patrice Bergeron's shot.

Fleury makes late start, Penguins rush by Blue Jackets 3-1 (Yahoo Sports)

Marc-Andre Fleury spent the regular season saying all the right things - and just as importantly, doing all the right things - while watching Matt Murray take his job. Never complaining about playing time and doing his best to help the 22-year-old Murray adjust to the grind during his first full season in the NHL. The Penguins held on to Fleury at the trade deadline, keenly aware that the time may come when they would need him to coax a little more magic out of his No. 29 sweater.

Glass, Lundqvist help Rangers beat Canadiens 2-0 in Game 1 (Yahoo Sports)

Henrik Lundqvist got over his troubles with the Montreal Canadiens in a hurry. The New York goalie survived a shaky first period to make 31 saves in the Rangers' 2-0 victory Wednesday night in their playoff opener. It will be up to the Canadiens to come up with an answer in Game 2 on Friday night at Bell Centre, or risk heading to New York down two games in the best-of-seven series.

Weight loses interim status, becomes coach of Islanders (Yahoo Sports)

Doug Weight said he hadn't thought about whether he wanted to return as coach of the New York Islanders while the season was winding down, but hoped to make a quick decision. The Islanders announced Wednesday that Weight, promoted from assistant coach to interim head coach in January, was a permanent hire. ''I talked about it a lot with friends and obviously my family, people within the organization,'' Weight said on a conference call with the Islanders' beat writers.


MLB News

Today’s starting lineups: Sept. 21

Every lineup, every day, as they are made public by the clubs.

MLB, clubs redoubling efforts on netting

A young girl in the stands was struck by a batted ball in the fifth inning of the Yankees' 11-3 win against the Twins on Wednesday afternoon at Yankee Stadium, briefly delaying play on the field while players looked on, clearly shaken by the situation.

Turner exits after being hit by pitch on hand

Dodgers All-Star third baseman Justin Turner was removed from Thursday's game vs. the Phillies in the second inning with a right thumb contusion, one inning after being hit by a Mark Leiter pitch. X-rays were negative.

Red Sox going ‘extra’ mile for wins in 2017

There is something "extra" special about the season the Red Sox are putting together. Yes, Boston is 87-64 and holds a 2 1/2-game lead over the Yankees atop the American League East. But it's how the club has scratched its way to so many of those victories that makes it stand out from the crowd.