Serena Williams will get a chance to avenge a humiliating loss against Simona Halep after they both advanced to the championship match of the season-ending WTA Finals with victories in contrasting style on Saturday.
Rival offers to forfeit title after Wash. tragedy
The Oak Harbor Wildcats, who were scheduled to host Marysville Pilchuck High on Friday night for the Wesco 3A North division title in Washington, have offered to instead accept second place following Friday's fatal shooting at Pilchuck.
Mariota throws 5 TDs as Oregon trumps Cal
Marcus Mariota matched his season high with five touchdown passes and broke the Oregon record for career passing yards in the No. 6 Ducks' 59-41 victory over California on Friday night in the first college game at Levi's Stadium.
Kobe salutes Nash: Ailing PG gave it his all
Kobe Bryant said Steve Nash can go to sleep at night knowing he did everything he could do in order to return this season.
Manning: 'Not scoreboard op's best night'
Peyton Manning will "have a little talk" with the scoreboard operator in the wake of what the Broncos QB says were distractions during Denver's win against the Chargers.
U.S. women top Mexico to clinch WCup berth
After the United States' path to the World Cup hit a snag four years ago, Carli Lloyd was happy to help send the team through smoothly this time.
Williams: 'Feel strongly' Heels did things right
The specter of another NCAA probe has taken its toll on North Carolina coach Roy Williams.
Rays manager Maddon opts out, leaving team
Tampa Bay Rays manager Joe Maddon has exercised an opt-out clause in his contract and is leaving the team immediately.
PGA ousts prez for Poulter 'girl' comments
Ted Bishop was ousted Friday as president of the PGA of America over a sexist tweet and Facebook post directed at Ian Poulter.
Union: NFL, Ravens not helping in Rice probe
The attorney leading the NFL players' union investigation into the Ray Rice domestic violence case tells The Associated Press the league and the Baltimore Ravens have not been cooperating.
Judge blocks sports gambling in New Jersey
A U.S. District Judge granted a temporary restraining order to the NCAA, NFL and other major professional sports leagues Friday, crushing a New Jersey racetrack's hopes of offering legal sports betting this weekend.
Cavs' Varejao beats out Thompson to start
The Cavaliers have settled on the two players who will join their Big Three in the starting lineup when the regular season begins next week.
Broncos top Chargers as Sanders grabs 3 TDs
Emmanuel Sanders waited six long weeks to join the list of players who have caught a touchdown pass from Peyton Manning. Now, he has four in less than a week.