Kobe Bryant is officially done for the season after having surgery to repair his torn right rotator cuff Wednesday.
Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning could decide as early as the coming week that he is indeed returning for an 18th season, according to sources.
The NFL has been investigating the Atlanta Falcons' use of artificial crowd noise in the Georgia Dome over the past two seasons, sources told ESPN.
Novak Djokovic won his fifth Australian Open title and his eighth career Grand Slam while extending Andy Murray's misery at Melbourne Park.
Darrelle Revis will have no shortage of AFC East suitors if he becomes a free agent this offseason.
One of the biggest offseason questions is where Lions All-Pro defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh will land as an unrestricted free agent. According to multiple sources, the the favorite for his landing spot is -- Detroit.
An unrelenting Rory McIlroy secured his second Dubai Desert Classic title in six years with a 2-under 70 in the final round to win by three shots on Sunday.
Ann Mara, the New York Giants' co-owner and widow of Wellington Mara, died early Sunday morning due to complications from a head injury suffered in a fall two weeks ago. She was 85 years old.
The Minnesota Timberwolves' promotional video "#TheReturn," a spoof of the Cleveland Cavaliers' visit being all about Mike Miller's return to the Target Center rather than Kevin Love's, was meant to be a joke, but Flip Saunders isn't laughing.
Anderson Silva returned from a horrific leg injury to earn a unanimous decision over Nick Diaz in the UFC 183 main event Saturday.
With a notable double prize not only within reach, but practically in her grip, teen star Lydia Ko had to settle for half of the spoils Saturday -- though it represented a significant piece of golf history, nonetheless.
Big, influential money on the Seattle Seahawks showed up on Saturday in Las Vegas, causing sportsbooks to adjust the Super Bowl point spread heading into game day.
Former San Diego Chargers linebacker Junior Seau and Kansas City Chiefs guard Will Shields, both 12-time Pro Bowl selections in their NFL careers, were elected into the Pro Football Hall of Fame's Class of 2015.
Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers was named the NFL MVP on Saturday night.
Tyus Jones scored 17 points and hit a clinching 3-pointer with about 10 seconds remaining Saturday night as No. 4 Duke ended No. 2 Virginia's 21-game home winning streak, 69-63.
NFL Defensive Player Of The Year J.J. Watt is a unanimous selection as The Associated Press NFL Defensive Player Of The Year for 2014.