FIBAWC Preview: Can Nick Nurse continue to work his magic with Canadian Basketball?

RosterFresh from bringing an NBA title to Canada, the entire country's basketball identity has been confidently placed into the hands of Nick Nurse,...

FIBAWC Preview: It’s a new dawn for Akatsuki Five

From August 31st to September 15th Japan's basketball national team will be in China to take part in the team's fifth FIBA Basketball...

FIBAWC Preview: Chinese Homeland heroes reaching beyond borders

What is the current status of Chinese basketball? After experiencing a boom in popularity around the year 2000, channelled by the legendary Yao...

Timberwolves need Andrew Wiggins ‘to be a main contributor,’ team president says

The Timberwolves need Andrew Wiggins to be more consistent, president of basketball operations Gersson Rosas said Thursday. Wiggins signed a five-year, $146.5 million...

How A’s manager Bob Melvin laid groundwork for another second-half surge

OAKLAND, Calif. - About three hours before completing a sweep of the AL-best Yankees on Thursday night, A's relievers Liam Hendriks, Joakim Soria...

Tour Championship 2019: Justin Thomas says he’ll be ‘fine’ after FedEx Cup advantage evaporates

Justin Thomas insisted he will be "fine" after losing his FedEx Cup cushion in round one of the season-ending Tour Championship.BMW Championship winner...

Penn State transfer Tommy Stevens named Mississippi State starting quarterback

Tommy Stevens completed his first collegiate pass in 2016 in front of then-Penn State offensive coordinator Joe Moorhead.Stevens, who graduate-transferred from Penn State...

Dolphins’ Brian Flores on Kenny Stills : ‘I applaud those guys who protest’

Brian Flores played a string of Jay-Z songs at Dolphins practice this week just one day after wideout Kenny Stills criticized the rapper's...

Conor McGregor wants belt back from Khabib Nurmagomedov, seeks ‘redemption’

The last time Conor McGregor was in the Octagon, he lost by fourth-round submission to current lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov at UFC 229...

MLB wrap: Ronald Acuna Jr. delivers walk-off hit as MVP hopes remain alive

Everyone thought Ronald Acuna Jr. was going to be good, but it would have been bold to say he'd be in an MVP...