The NCAA, NFL and other major professional sports leagues filed a motion for a temporary restraining order Tuesday in an effort to halt legalized sports betting in New Jersey.
Cowboys waive Sam from practice squad
The Cowboys cut ties with defensive end Michael Sam, the first openly gay player to be drafted by an NFL team, and signed linebacker Troy Davis.
OK State, NCAA: SI allegations 'unfounded'
The NCAA and Oklahoma State announce that allegations of widespread misconduct in the football program outlined in a Sports Illustrated expose last year were "fundamentally unfounded."
Tebow: Gators lacking identity, leadership
The pressure is mounting on Florida coach Will Muschamp and his slumping Gators.
Bills' Spiller put on IR, can return in Week 16
The Buffalo Bills placed running back C.J. Spiller, who suffered a broken collarbone in last Sunday's win over Minnesota, on injured reserve Tuesday with a designation to return.
Committee member: CFP picture will clear up
Lt. Gen. Mike Gould, a member of the College Football Playoff selection committee told ESPN.com on Tuesday that he expects the top four teams to become "more and more clear" as the season progresses.
Giants to Beckham: Not a rookie anymore
When the Giants lost top wide receiver Victor Cruz to a season-ending knee injury, the coaching staff had a clear message for Odell Beckham Jr.: "You're not a rookie anymore."
Durant won't rush back, says injury 'win-win'
The door swung open and Kevin Durant rolled in -- literally, on a scooter -- to speak with the media for the first time since undergoing surgery to repair a Jones fracture in his right foot.
Sources: NFL says Kuechly ejection unjustified
The NFL tells Panthers coach Ron Rivera that linebacker Luke Kuechly should not have been ejected for inadvertent contact with an official in Sunday's loss to the Packers.
Rice suspension appeal hearing on Nov. 5-6
The hearing on Ray Rice's appeal of his indefinite suspension from the NFL will be heard Nov. 5-6, according to ESPN and media reports.
Pistorius sentenced to five years in prison
Oscar Pistorius was sentenced Tuesday to five years in prison for killing girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp but could be moved to house arrest after 10 months.
Favre: Pack return on hold due to ailing Starr
Former Green Bay Packers quarterback Brett Favre told ESPN that the plan he initiated to make his first appearance at Lambeau Field since his retirement is now unlikely to happen because of Hall of Famer Bart Starr's health problems.
Harvin, Jets 'all smiles' with new opportunity
Percy Harvin went from the defending Super Bowl champions to a 1-6 team, but his upbeat demeanor Monday suggested he's glad to be out of Seattle.
Ishikawa walk-off HR sends Giants to Series
Travis Ishikawa hit a three-run homer in the bottom of the ninth inning, sending the San Francisco Giants to the World Series with a 6-3 win over the St. Louis Cardinals on Thursday night.