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Kris Bryant bucking strikeout trend, but is he happy about it?

May 22, 2018 - 12:39pm
Always perfecting his craft, the Cubs slugger is making more contact than ever. He just wants to make sure it's the right kind of contact.

Reverse play: Big Ben now helping Rudolph

May 22, 2018 - 11:12am
After being critical of selecting a quarterback in the draft, Ben Roethlisberger is helping rookie QB Mason Rudolph.

Christian Pulisic becoming a quiet leader for U.S., Dortmund

May 22, 2018 - 10:24am
Pulisic is the face of the U.S. men's national team and it's a lot of pressure for a 19-year-old. But he is focused on becoming a quiet leader.

Astros cut suspended ex-prospect Singleton

May 22, 2018 - 10:13am
Jon Singleton, a former top prospect with the Astros who was suspended in January for his third positive drug test, has been released by the team.

Favre details addiction, recalls trips to rehab

May 22, 2018 - 9:39am
NFL Hall of Fame quarterback Brett Favre says he made three trips to rehab centers for his dependence on painkillers and alcohol during his career.

Fans critical of Chastain likeness on plaque

May 22, 2018 - 9:20am
Social media is finding little to like about the likeness on a plaque honoring retired soccer champion Brandi Chastain.

LeBron passes Kareem to set playoff FG record

May 22, 2018 - 9:20am
With his sixth field goal Monday night, LeBron James passed Kareem Abdul-Jabbar (2,356) to become the NBA's all-time leader in made postseason field goals.

Bucks' Brown to sue MPD; video worries mayor

May 22, 2018 - 7:58am
Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett "definitely" has concerns about police video footage that shows officers using a stun gun on Bucks rookie Sterling Brown.

Contract, workout regimen among factors in Gronk's absence

May 22, 2018 - 7:36am
Rob Gronkowski could be leaving $250,000 on the table by skipping OTAs, but perhaps a sweetened deal could influence him to make the trip.

How Mike D'Antoni embraced the iso, and why he won't stop now

May 22, 2018 - 7:17am
The coach who helped revolutionize "pace-and-space" has adapted to suit his superstar guards. Even after three uneven games, don't expect many changes.

U.S. Open checklist: Where the best players stand a month out

May 22, 2018 - 6:30am
Just how ready are Jordan Spieth, Patrick Reed, Tiger Woods and others for next month's U.S. Open? We go through the list.

The annual ranking of the biggest names in sports

May 22, 2018 - 6:28am
To find the 100 most famous athletes in the world, we started with a list of 600. Then we ranked them based on a formula that consists of three fame factors.

The annual ranking of the biggest names in sports

May 22, 2018 - 6:28am
To find the 100 most famous athletes in the world, we started with 600 of the biggest names in sports. Then we ranked them based on a formula that consists of three fame factors.

From OKC to the Bay: How KD is building a Silicon Valley empire

May 22, 2018 - 6:25am
Kevin Durant takes us inside his growing business empire, his Nike negotiations and whether he ultimately might end up in an owner's box.

Pulisic: Focus to blame for U.S. WC failure

May 22, 2018 - 6:22am
Christian Pulisic has put part of the United States' failure to qualify for the 2018 World Cup down to a lack of focus.

The Shohei Ohtani experiment isn't just working -- it's perfect

May 22, 2018 - 6:19am
Are the Angels using Ohtani correctly? So far, the planets have aligned for L.A. and its two-way star.

NFL dream drives Nathan Shepherd from factory job to Jets

May 22, 2018 - 6:00am
AT 24, Nathan Shepherd has more mileage on his tires than most NFL rookies, but his days of "scraping by" are finally over.

Celtics vow to 'get up off mat, go after it again'

May 22, 2018 - 12:33am
The Celtics won't find watching film of Monday's Game 4 loss very therapeutic, as there were head-slapping miscues in the first half and numerous missed chances to pull close in the fourth quarter.

Ryan Reaves' journey from enforcer to series-clinching hero

May 22, 2018 - 12:32am
There was a time when the veteran wondered if the NHL wanted him anymore. After his goal against the Jets, his stick is headed to the Hall of Fame.

D-backs can start worrying about Paul Goldschmidt

May 21, 2018 - 11:33pm
Goldschmidt is hitting .140 with no home runs at home, and the Diamondbacks' offense isn't good enough to make up for Arizona's lost superstar.