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Nevada kayaker, 49, dead in Truckee River near Reno

Apr 22, 2019 • 3:00 PM ET Sports The Washington Times  

VERDI, Nev. (AP) - The Washoe County medical examiner has identified a 49-year-old kayaker who was found dead over the weekend in the Truckee River …

West Virginia F Konate declares for NBA draft

Apr 22, 2019 • 2:53 PM ET Sports The Washington Times  

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) - West Virginia shot-blocking specialist Sagaba Konate, who missed most of this past season with a knee injury, has declared …

West Virginia F Konate declares for NBA draft

Apr 22, 2019 • 2:53 PM ET Sports USA TODAY  

West Virginia shot-blocking specialist Sagaba Konate, who missed most of this past season with a knee injury, has declared for the NBA draft         …

Pitcher Gio González released by Yankees

Apr 22, 2019 • 2:46 PM ET Sports USA TODAY  

Gio González released from minor league contract with New York Yankees               …

Customers videotaped at Kraft-connected spa sue authorities

Apr 22, 2019 • 2:44 PM ET Sports USA TODAY  

Federal class-action lawsuit filed against Florida authorities alleging they unlawfully videotaped dozens who received lawful massages at a parlor …

Nadal to face 63rd-ranked Mayer in Barcelona Open

Apr 22, 2019 • 2:43 PM ET Sports The Washington Times  

BARCELONA, Spain (AP) - Defending champion Rafael Nadal will face Leonardo Mayer in his first match at the Barcelona Open. Mayer defeated Marius …

Pitcher Gio González released by Yankees

Apr 22, 2019 • 2:43 PM ET Sports The Washington Times  

NEW YORK (AP) - Gio González was released Monday from his minor league contract with the New York Yankees. The 33-year-old left-hander agreed to the …

Nadal to face 63rd-ranked Mayer in Barcelona Open

Apr 22, 2019 • 2:43 PM ET Sports USA TODAY  

Defending champion Nadal to face Mayer in his first match at Barcelona Open               …

Customers videotaped at Kraft-connected spa sue authorities

Apr 22, 2019 • 2:39 PM ET Sports The Washington Times  

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) - Nearly three dozen men and women have filed a federal class-action lawsuit accusing Florida authorities of unlawfully …

Massachusetts House begin debating $42.7 billion budget

Apr 22, 2019 • 2:26 PM ET Sports The Washington Times  

BOSTON (AP) - Massachusetts House lawmakers have started debating the state's $42.7 billion budget. The spending plan doesn't include new taxes, …

College coaches need to stop complaining about the transfer portal and start adjusting

Apr 22, 2019 • 2:07 PM ET Sports USA TODAY  

More and more college athletes are entering the transfer portal and some coaches have taken their concerns public. But they really need to adjust.   …

D.C. United’s Russell Canouse likely to miss two more matches with injury

Apr 22, 2019 • 2:03 PM ET Sports The Washington Post  

Defensive midfielder has a sprained knee …

Opinion: Pat Tillman's spirit alive and well 15 years after his death

Apr 22, 2019 • 1:48 PM ET Sports USA TODAY  

Former Cardinals safety and Army Ranger Pat Tillman died 15 years ago from Monday. USA TODAY Sports republished a column from the days after his …

Bridgestone sells out of limited-edition Tour B XS balls celebrating Tiger's Masters win

Apr 22, 2019 • 1:28 PM ET Sports USA TODAY  

Tiger Woods used a Bridgestone Tour B XS to win the 2019 Masters. The ball maker is saying congratulations by releasing a special box of those balls. …

Washington Capitals look to close out Carolina Hurricanes in Game 6

Apr 22, 2019 • 1:22 PM ET Sports The Washington Post  

The Capitals could move on to a second-round series with the New York Islanders by winning Monday night in …

Khris Davis will earn $16.75M in each of next 2 seasons

Apr 22, 2019 • 1:13 PM ET Sports USA TODAY  

Khris Davis will earn $16.75 million in each of the next two seasons with the Oakland Athletics under the new contract he agreed to last week         …

In a tight NL East race, the Marlins — yes, the Marlins — could decide the division

Apr 22, 2019 • 1:10 PM ET Sports The Washington Post  

Which of the four competing teams can avoid beating themselves and rack up the most wins against Miami could become a critical edge in a division …

Girls’ lacrosse Top 10: Langley gets payback against W.T. Woodson

Apr 22, 2019 • 1:00 PM ET Sports The Washington Post  

The Saxons won 15-2 in a rematch of last year's Virginia Class 6 state championship …

Boys’ lacrosse Top 10: Georgetown Prep escapes Landon with OT victory

Apr 22, 2019 • 1:00 PM ET Sports The Washington Post  

The Little Hoyas are No. 3 in the rankings after their dramatic road …

UCLA remains at No. 1 in the USA TODAY Sports baseball poll

Apr 22, 2019 • 12:39 PM ET Sports USA TODAY  

Oregon State, Stanford, Vanderbilt and Georgia complete the top five.               …