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World Series Live: Red Sox Jump to Early Lead vs. Dodgers in Game 2

World Series Live: Red Sox Jump to Early Lead vs. Dodgers in Game 2

How to watch: Fox has the broadcast at 8 p.m. Eastern, but you can stream it here. Bottom 3rd: Betts Gets on Base, but Red Sox Can’t Score After a difficult second inning in which Boston was hammering the ball, Hyun-jin Ryu was far better in the third. He worked around a one-out single by […]

Red Sox praise Eduardo Nunez for being clutch hero of game 1

Red Sox praise Eduardo Nunez for being clutch hero of game 1

BOSTON — The home run is no longer carving out October. The Red Sox have used the long ball as daggers in these playoffs (as though they can actually choose when they hit them). Think Jackie Bradley Jr. in the ALCS. Or Eduardo Nunez, of all people, on Tuesday night in the World Series. His pinch-hit […]

Fantasy Football Waiver Wire Pickups: Week 8

Fantasy Football Waiver Wire Pickups: Week 8

Late October is a transitional time of year. Leaves are falling, temperatures are plummeting, and Halloween beckons for all the youngsters. Even scarier than Halloween for the kids is the fact that the fantasy football season is now halfway over. And what a half it’s been! We’ve seen record-setting passing and scoring numbers that we […]

Sony Michel injury update: Patriots reportedly hopeful that rookie won't miss much time

Sony Michel injury update: Patriots reportedly hopeful that rookie won't miss much time

It’s starting to look like Patriots running back Sony Michel won’t miss much time after suffering what appeared to be a serious knee injury on Sunday during New England’s 38-31 win over Chicago.  According to NFL.com, Michel underwent an MRI on Monday and his injury isn’t considered to be serious. Although Michel could still miss […]

Justin Tucker's extra-point miss dooms Ravens; Browns lose in OT again

Justin Tucker's extra-point miss dooms Ravens; Browns lose in OT again

Justin Tucker walks off the field in shock at M&T Bank Stadium. (Tommy Gilligan/USA Today Sports) Cindy Boren Reporter covering sports, with an emphasis on politics and national stories Des Bieler Sports reporter covering national topics, as well as supporting coverage of D.C.-area teams October 21 at 8:04 PM NFL Week 7 Top story lines […]

Suns' Trevor Ariza: Comes back to earth in loss

Suns' Trevor Ariza: Comes back to earth in loss

Ariza recorded five points (2-7 FG, 1-6 3Pt), three rebounds, an assist and a blocked shot across 29 minutes in Saturday’s 119-91 loss to the Nuggets. Although Denver is an incredibly tough opponent, it appears that fantasy opportunities on the Suns‘ roster will continue to mystify in the short term. Ariza is a perfect case-in-point. […]

Khalil Mack injury update: Bears star questionable for game against Patriots

Khalil Mack injury update: Bears star questionable for game against Patriots

Bears star Khalil Mack is listed as questionable for his team’s matchup with the Patriots on Sunday. The 27-year-old pass rusher injured his ankle in Chicago’s loss to the Dolphins last weekend but remained on the field. He returned to practice on a limited basis Friday after missing two workouts earlier in the week. Mack […]

Jets' Kevin Pierre-Louis: Doubtful for Week 7

Jets' Kevin Pierre-Louis: Doubtful for Week 7

Pierre-Louis (foot) is listed as doubtful for Sunday’s game against the Vikings. Pierre-Louis started the week not practicing and progressed to a limited participant, but apparently the team isn’t all that confident in what they saw on the practice field. The 27-year-old was listed doubtful last week as well before being ultimate ruled out, and […]

Welcome, rooks: Deandre Ayton, Allonzo Trier, Mo Bamba sparkle in NBA debuts

Welcome, rooks: Deandre Ayton, Allonzo Trier, Mo Bamba sparkle in NBA debuts

ORLANDO, Fla. — Mo Bamba heard his name over Orlando’s public address system for the first time during introductions, and waved his arms to the crowd asking for their cheers. He didn’t have to solicit noise anymore. Welcome to the NBA, rookie class of 2018-19. There were 31 newcomers who got their first official playing […]

Suns' Devin Booker outshines rookies with 19 points in 4th quarter

Suns' Devin Booker outshines rookies with 19 points in 4th quarter

PHOENIX — On a night that was supposed to be about two touted rookie debuts, it was a return that stole the show Wednesday in Phoenix. Returning from a broken hand suffered late in the summer, Devin Booker shook off some early rust to showcase his star potential and the reason the Suns locked him […]