The Washington Capitals defeated the Tampa Bay Lightning 4-0 in game seven of the Eastern Conference Finals to advance to their second Stanley Cup Final in franchise history.
With its popularity threatened and critics stretching all the way to the White House, the NFL tries to get past the debate over taking a knee during the national anthem but seems to muddle the issue even more
A Santa Clara County judge has ruled that San Francisco 49ers linebacker Reuben Foster will not have to stand trial on domestic violence charges after the accuser recanted her allegations at a preliminary hearing.
Yulia Putintseva has come from a set down to defeat the top seeded Sloane Stephens 5-7, 6-4, 7-6 (3) over two days in the first round of the Nuremberg Cup
Rookie Jayson Tatum scored 24 points and Al Horford had 15 points and 12 rebounds to help the Boston Celtics beat the Cleveland Cavaliers 96-83 and take a 3-2 lead in the best-of-seven Eastern Conference finals
USOC hires FBI executive as senior director of athlete safety, putting Wendy Guthrie in charge of strengthening sex-abuse policies being rewritten in wake of cases involving Olympic athletes
The Milwaukee police held a press conference on Wednesday afternoon to release the footage from a police body camera video showing Bucks guard Sterling Brown getting tased during a police stop over a parking violation.
USA Gymnastics has parted ways with senior vice president Rhonda Faehn, who has come under fire recently from former victims of a former national team doctor now serving decades in prison for abusing athletes
Eagles teammates Malcolm Jenkins and Chris Long released statements after the NFL owners voted on an anthem policy requiring players to stand when on the field.