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University of Louisville to furlough employees, cut pay

Apr 10, 2020 • 4:42 AM ET Sports The Washington Times  

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - The University of Louisville will furlough employees and implement hiring freezes and pay cuts, citing the impact of the …

Women’s Soccer Was Having a Moment. Then the Clock Stopped.

Apr 10, 2020 • 3:00 AM ET Sports The New York Times  

As the coronavirus pandemic forces soccer clubs and sponsors to tighten their belts, a women’s game poised to break out hopes it doesn’t have to bear …

AP Was There: Tiger wins Masters to cap remarkable comeback

Apr 10, 2020 • 2:42 AM ET Sports The Washington Times  

A panel of 15 golf writers were asked to vote on the top five Masters in history. They are being republished this week because the Masters has been …

Devils defenseman P.K. Subban is host of new NHL trivia show

Apr 10, 2020 • 2:39 AM ET Sports The Washington Times  

Tired of sitting around the house and watching reruns on television every day? Too much Harry Potter? Monk? Grey's Anatomy? NCIS or one of the …

On-the-go sports stars embrace family time during shutdown

Apr 10, 2020 • 2:37 AM ET Sports The Washington Times  

Blake Wheeler and the Winnipeg Jets would have been on the road last week, trying to make a final push for the playoffs had the National Hockey …

Column: No good walks spoiled as golf courses shuttered

Apr 10, 2020 • 2:33 AM ET Sports The Washington Times  

It was probably just coincidence that Nevada’s governor issued an order closing golf courses just a few hours after a newspaper photographer tweeted …

Magic Johnson compares HIV and coronavirus pandemic misconceptions and impact on black community

Apr 10, 2020 • 1:44 AM ET Sports USA TODAY  

In a lengthy interview on CNN, Magic Johnson drew parallels between HIV and COVID-19 and lamented the impact both have on African-Americans.         …

Clippers' Patrick Beverley is himself again in 'NBA2K' tournament quarterfinal win

Apr 10, 2020 • 12:25 AM ET Sports Los Angeles Times  

Clippers teammates Patrick Beverley and Montrezl Harrell stay alive in the "NBA2K" charity tournament. …

Ranking top 10 Masters you can watch on YouTube

Apr 9, 2020 • 10:36 PM ET Sports USA TODAY  

Normally we'd be glued to our screens while watching golf at Augusta National Golf Club, but here are the best of the past ones.             …

LeBron James: Closure not likely unless Lakers can finish season

Apr 9, 2020 • 10:10 PM ET Sports The Washington Times  

LOS ANGELES -- Instead of preparing for a playoff run, LeBron James is mostly spending the spring playing hoops with his teenage sons and enjoying …

NBA, NHL and MLB tinker with restart options

Apr 9, 2020 • 10:10 PM ET Sports The Washington Times  

While the world wrestles with the coronavirus pandemic, the three biggest U.S.-based sports leagues currently affected by the crisis are trying to …

Tradition stymied: A year unlike any since WWII for Augusta, Masters

Apr 9, 2020 • 10:09 PM ET Sports The Washington Times  

The Masters is so intertwined with Augusta, they added an extra day to spring break. You see, the first full week of April isn't just a blip in time …

Nats star Ryan Zimmerman's AP diary: Reading 'Chocolate Factory'

Apr 9, 2020 • 10:08 PM ET Sports The Washington Times  

EDITOR’S NOTE: Ryan Zimmerman is a two-time All-Star infielder who has played 15 years in the majors, all with the Washington Nationals. He holds …

UNC reserve big man Brandon Huffman plans to transfer

Apr 9, 2020 • 10:00 PM ET Sports The Washington Times  

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) - North Carolina says reserve big man Brandon Huffman plans to transfer. The 6-foot-10, 255-pound junior released a statement …

Boston Bruins to record messages for former teammate Colby Cave, who's in coma

Apr 9, 2020 • 9:15 PM ET Sports USA TODAY  

Edmonton Oilers center Colby Cave is in medically induced coma after brain surgery in Toronto and his wife, Emily, can't go into the room with him.   …

Jalen Ramsey contract, salary cap means Rams must fortify corner position via draft

Apr 9, 2020 • 8:31 PM ET Sports Los Angeles Times  

Because of the Rams' salary-cap situation and need to re-sign star Jalen Ramsey, the Rams must draft in order to fortify the cornerback position. …

NFL will have 58 prospects participating remotely in draft

Apr 9, 2020 • 8:30 PM ET Sports The Washington Times  

NEW YORK (AP) - Heisman Trophy winner Joe Burrow and Ohio State edge rusher Chase Young are among 58 prospects who will participate virtually in the …

This date in sports: Kings pull off "Miracle on Manchester"

Apr 9, 2020 • 8:02 PM ET Sports Los Angeles Times  

In one of the most astonishing comebacks in Stanley Cup playoff history, the Kings beat the Edmonton Oilers 6-5 in overtime on April 10, 1982 …

For some UCLA football players, game tapes may hold the key to their chances of being drafted

Apr 9, 2020 • 7:57 PM ET Sports Los Angeles Times  

For some UCLA players hoping to be selected in the NFL draft this month, their fates may largely be determined from tapes during the regular season. …

Houston Texans to land WR Brandin Cooks in trade with Los Angeles Rams

Apr 9, 2020 • 7:47 PM ET Sports USA TODAY  

The Los Angeles Rams are parting with another big name as they send WR Brandin Cooks to the Houston Texans, who traded away DeAndre Hopkins last …