Latest breaking news Sports

Former University of Georgia and Miami football coach Mark Richt suffers heart attack

Oct 21, 2019 • 3:52 PM ET Sports USA TODAY  

Mark Richt, former college football coach suffered a heart attack Monday morning but he is recovering and 'doing fine.'             …

Bills fan accuses Miami's Bobby McCain of spitting in his face after game

Oct 21, 2019 • 3:35 PM ET Sports Los Angeles Times  

A man says that after the Bills' 31-21 win Sunday, the Dolphins' Bobby McCain allegedly sought him out and spit in his face. …

Raiders trade former first-round CB Gareon Conley to Texans, per report

Oct 21, 2019 • 3:20 PM ET Sports USA TODAY  

Ahead of their matchup against one another on Sunday, the Oakland Raiders and Houston Texans swung a trade centered on cornerback Gareon Conley.     …

Syracuse Orange to retire jersey of former star John Wallace

Oct 21, 2019 • 3:18 PM ET Sports The Washington Times  

SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) - Syracuse is retiring the jersey of former basketball standout John Wallace. Wallace's No. 44 will be officially retired in a …

Astros pick Verlander for Game 2, Greinke for Game 3

Oct 21, 2019 • 3:17 PM ET Sports The Washington Times  

HOUSTON (AP) - Justin Verlander will follow Gerrit Cole and start Game 2 of the World Series for Houston against Washington on Wednesday. Zack …

Tar Heels turning to Kim for field-goal attempts vs. Duke

Oct 21, 2019 • 3:14 PM ET Sports The Washington Times  

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) - North Carolina will turn to Jonathan Kim for field-goal attempts against Duke. Coach Mack Brown announced the move Monday, …

Steelers QB Rudolph won't "think twice" about concussion

Oct 21, 2019 • 3:13 PM ET Sports The Washington Times  

PITTSBURGH (AP) - Mason Rudolph faintly remembers walking off the field in a daze. Everything else leading up to the hit the Pittsburgh Steelers …

Miami's McCain to be disciplined for confrontation with fan

Oct 21, 2019 • 3:11 PM ET Sports The Washington Times  

DAVIE, Fla. (AP) - Miami Dolphins safety Bobby McCain will be disciplined by the team for his verbal confrontation with a 13-year-old boy who was …

Jimenez shoots 63 to win Schwab Cup opener

Oct 21, 2019 • 3:01 PM ET Sports The Washington Times  

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Miguel Angel Jimenez tied the course record with a 9-under 63 on Monday to win the rain-delayed Dominion Energy Charity Classic, …

Testing story

Oct 21, 2019 • 2:59 PM ET Sports The Washington Times  

Testing testing testing …

Federer wins easily at Basel in 1,500th tour singles match

Oct 21, 2019 • 2:58 PM ET Sports The Washington Times  

BASEL, Switzerland (AP) - Playing in his 1,500th tour-level match, Roger Federer needed just 53 minutes to cruise past German qualifier Peter …

WR David Bell's fast start has Boilermakers thinking big

Oct 21, 2019 • 2:54 PM ET Sports The Washington Times  

David Bell's incredible talent jumped right off the high school tape. Purdue coach Jeff Brohm has been even more impressed with the young receiver …

Rivera: Panthers sticking with Allen as starting QB vs 49ers

Oct 21, 2019 • 2:52 PM ET Sports The Washington Times  

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) - The Panthers are back from the bye week and Kyle Allen will be back at quarterback. Coach Ron Rivera ended any potential …

Sacramento joining MLS, will begin play in 2022

Oct 21, 2019 • 2:35 PM ET Sports The Washington Times  

Major League Soccer has awarded its 29th franchise to Sacramento. MLS Commissioner Don Garber announced the league's newest team Monday, joined by …

Redskins face short week before visiting Cousins' Vikings

Oct 21, 2019 • 2:35 PM ET Sports The Washington Times  

ASHBURN, Va. (AP) - After struggling in rainy, muddy and windy conditions during a loss to San Francisco, Washington Redskins quarterback Case Keenum …

Lamar Jackson needed just seven words to alter course of Ravens-Seahawks game

Oct 21, 2019 • 2:28 PM ET Sports Los Angeles Times  

Baltimore Ravens quarterback Lamar Jackson successfully lobbied his coach to go for it on fourth-and-two from the Seattle Seahawks' 8 during a tie …

Andrés Gimeno, Who Broke French Open Age Mark, Dies at 82

Oct 21, 2019 • 2:27 PM ET Sports The New York Times  

With an aggressive forehand and an arsenal of lobs, drop shots and slices, he was one of Spain’s most prominent tennis players and the oldest man to …

'It's a concern:' World Series history not on Nationals' side after lengthy layoff

Oct 21, 2019 • 2:26 PM ET Sports USA TODAY  

The Nationals, who swept the Cardinals to reach the World Series, last played a game on Oct. 15. Says Nats GM Mike Rizzo: "It's a concern."           …

GM Kupchak: Hornets won't build through free agency

Oct 21, 2019 • 2:24 PM ET Sports The Washington Times  

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) - Mitch Kupchak doesn't see the Charlotte Hornets being major players in free agency as they attempt to build a winning …

Gunner Olszewski stepping up at receiver for the Patriots

Oct 21, 2019 • 2:19 PM ET Sports USA TODAY  

Patriots Wire's Henry McKenna breaks down how Patriots' receiver Gunner Olszewski is stepping up.             …