MELBOURNE, Australia - Roger Federer was sublime at times in his opening win. Novak Djokovic was businesslike and to the point.
PITTSBURGH - The Pittsburgh Steelers stood around as the Baltimore Ravens scored an inexplicable first-half touchdown. Then it was the error-prone Ravens who watched helplessly as the team they love to beat most came back to beat them when it mattered most.
FLORHAM PARK, N.J. - As if this thing needed more hype.
HONOLULU - Shigeki Maruyama had another 5-under 65 and found himself atop the leaderboard in the Sony Open on Saturday, allowing him to look ahead to the final round.
PITTSBURGH - Looks like another winter classic in Pittsburgh.
COLUMBUS, Ohio - The second-ranked Ohio State Buckeyes were on the bus ride home from the airport after Wednesday night's victory at Michigan. The TV sets in the luxury coach were tuned to No. 1 Duke's game at Florida State.
HONOLULU - The Sony Open took a while to get started. So did Stuart Appleby.
Forget the cold. It's going to be smokin' hot in the AFC playoffs this weekend.
PARADISE VALLEY, Ariz. - Major League Baseball and its players' union will begin contract talks soon with none of the rancor and lockout threats that are plaguing the NFL and NBA.
Listen to the players and their labor dispute with the NFL comes down to something no rational union in a thriving industry would accept: Work longer and get paid less.
The grizzled old veteran rabbit hunters will tell you that cold miserable weather equates to prime rabbit hunting. If that is the case we should be good to go right now. Rabbit season opened in Georgia on November 13th and goes through February 28th so you still have about six weeks left to hit the woods and fields. The daily bag limit is twelve per hunter. If you don't have beagles but want to learn about this intriguing small game sport, just ask around to find guys who go on a regular basis. If you are persistent you'll ...
Forget all that talk about automatic-qualifying conferences vs. leagues without automatic BCS bids. The little guys against the big boys.
The college football season is officially in the books.
DENVER - Carmelo Anthony doesn't think a trade to New Jersey is imminent and he expressed remorse Monday that teammate Chauncey Billups' name has been dragged into this drama.
SEATTLE - Jokes, lightweights, laughingstocks.
Throughout my life, I've had a back-and-forth relationship with college basketball.
Coaches for Oregon, South Carolina and Gonzaga concede Roy Williams and his North Carolina players have an advantage when it comes to knowing how to ...
ATLANTA - Georgia Tech ended last season with quite a flourish.
Bulloch Academy junior Kyra Samuels might not seem imposing at first sight as she just barely scrapes the five-foot mark.
AUSTIN, Texas - Dustin Johnson had reason to be rattled.
South Georgia Tormenta FC makes a point of consistently stating its mantra that 'Pros Start Here'.
It is often said that baseball - and its fans - are the most reluctant to embrace any sort of change. As a former player and lifelong ...