American Sports News for 14 Aug 2019
Venus Williams reached the third round of the Western & Southern Open with a 6-3, 3-6, 7-6 (4) upset of defending champion Kiki Bertens on Tuesday.
Antonio Brown is not the only one forced to don new headgear. The Cowboys tight end had to part ways with "Betsy," and it was a "tough transition."
Here's a look at how a "little" calf strain in May became a bigger concern in August for the QB, who still has emotional scars from past injuries.
Stephen Curry can’t help but “laugh” at those who doubt Golden State can truly contend for an NBA championship next season. Having lost Kevin Durant to free agency, and fellow All-Star Klay... Thompson not expected back anytime soon as he recovers from a torn ACL, Curry says the Warriors won’t change their approach. The Dubs, […] The post Stephen Curry Unfazed By Doubts of Warriors’ Title Chances appeared first on SLAM.
USA Basketball coach Gregg Popovich praised former 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick on Tuesday, saying that his act of bringing light to social justice and racial inequality in the country "was a... very patriotic thing."
Mets second baseman Jeff McNeil, who is vying for a batting title, had to be helped off the field in the ninth inning Tuesday night after he sustained a hamstring injury while trying to beat out a... grounder in a loss to the Braves.
Boston Red Sox third baseman Rafael Devers on Tuesday became the first player in the modern era (since 1900) to record a six-hit, four-double game.
Having seen a rush to do deals burn the Cowboys in the past, owner and general manager Jerry Jones said he isn't opposed to continuing negotiations with Dak Prescott, Amari Cooper and Ezekiel Elliott... into the regular season.
Gerrit Cole was scratched from his scheduled start in the second game of Tuesday's doubleheader against the White Sox after reporting tenderness in his right hamstring while warming up in the Astros'... bullpen.
Cowboys owner Jerry Jones talked to Jon Machota of The Athletic Tuesday at Cowboys training camp, where the conversation naturally made its way around to the uncertain contract statuses of quarterback... Dak Prescott, wide receiver Amari Cooper, and holdout running back Ezekiel Elliott. Suffice to say, Jones isn't real...
General manager Dennis te Kloese has revamped the Galaxy by following a plan of aggressive short-term moves while keeping an eye on the long term.
Michigan coach Jim Harbaugh says he told Cincinnati's Luke Fickell he wouldn't lie about what he knew regarding the transfer of OL James Hudson
Leonard Williams returned to practice Tuesday after missing the past several practices with a hip injury suffered in a scrimmage last week. "I feel great, got back out there today and have got some... fresh legs right now,'' Williams said. "I really didn't want to miss too much time, but I was trying to do...
In his first match since his epic Wimbledon final win over Roger Federer, Novak Djokovic cruised to a win over wild card Sam Querrey.
Serena Williams will not compete in the 2019 Western & Southern Open as she continues to recover from a back injury that cost her the Rogers Cup over the weekend...
The Indianapolis Colts are currently uncertain whether quarterback Andrew Luck will be ready for Week 1 while dealing with a calf injury, according to Zak Keefer of The Athletic...
Washington cornerback Josh Norman and New Orleans Saints linebacker Demario Davis helped pay the $50,000 bond for Jose Bello, who was detained by U.S...
Serena Williams has withdrawn from the Western & Southern Open, citing the same lingering back injury that forced her to retire from Sunday's Rogers Cup final in Toronto.
Phillies GM Matt Klentak said Tuesday that no decision has been made on Jake Arrieta's status for the rest of the season. The right-hander has been pitching through a bone spur in his elbow.
Amari Cooper 's limitations during Dallas Cowboys training camp can be attributed to "plantar fascia irritation," Mike Fisher of Maven Sports reported Tuesday. "He'll be fine," an anonymous source... added to Fisher...
His four younger siblings had already been evacuated to College Station, Texas. Now it was a 12-year-old boy and his grandfather trying for two terrifying weeks to survive the wrath of Hurricane... Katrina inside his reeling hometown's Superdome. "I'm pretty sure you heard the stories," Arthur Maulet is saying. "Some things I don't want to...
Haas boss Guenther Steiner believes understanding the tyres is key Guenther Steiner suggests understanding the Pirelli tyres will ultimately resolve the inconsistencies Haas has experienced throughout... 2019. The American team entered the year tipped... More»
Heat forward Kelly Olynyk will miss the FIBA World Cup for Canada after suffering a knee injury last week.
Pete Alonso knows how to step up to the plate -- on and off the field. The animated Mets slugger has delighted the Amazins' usually downtrodden fans this season by already breaking the team's rookie... home run record, winning the midseason Home Run Derby, and bringing a sense of youth and fun to the now-surging...
ATLANTA -- Along with this team surge, the Mets have found the starting catcher they envisioned when the season began. Wilson Ramos had been reduced to a job share of sorts with Tomas Nido heading... into the All-Star break, but since then has gradually reclaimed playing time to the point a clear line resurfaced: Ramos...