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How have MLB games lengthened over the years?

An in-depth look at how Major League Baseball games have lengthened over the past century.

Former USA Gymnastics doctor charged with sexual…

A former sports doctor at Michigan State University who specialized in treating gymnasts has been charged with sexual assault

The Latest: Forbes: Hendrick tops NASCAR in value…

Forbes has released its list of most valuable teams in NASCAR, and Hendrick Motorsports again ranked highest

In nearly 3 years on job, Phil Jackson hasn't…

Phil Jackson has made his relationship with Carmelo Anthony worse and hasn't made the Knicks better

Report: Bears seeking trade partner for QB Jay…

The Bears are “actively seeking” a trade partner for quarterback Jay Cutler, ESPN reported Tuesday.

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NHL teams expected to pick up trading pace over…

Red Wings defenseman Brendan Smith plans to keep an eye on Twitter during his upcoming bye week

Secrets of Churchill Downs

A look behind the scenes at the Kentucky Derby

Lakers shake-up: Magic is in charge after GM…

The Los Angeles Lakers have fired general manager Mitch Kupchak and put Magic Johnson in charge of basketball operations

MLB to push forward with process for rule changes

Major League Baseball intends to push forward with the process that could lead to possible rule changes involving the strike zone, installation of pitch clocks and limits on trips to the pitcher's mound

Vail Resorts to buy Vermont's Stowe Mountain ski…

Colorado-based Vail Resorts says it's buying Vermont's Stowe Mountain ski resort for $50 million

Lakers Trade Lou Williams to Rockets

The Los Angeles Lakers have reportedly traded Lou Wiliams to the Houston Rockets for Corey Brewer and a first-round pick, according to Adrian Wojnarowski of The Vertical.

Play vs. Rest: For many NBA teams, it's still a…

Finding the right time to rest NBA players is a conundrum that many coaches have wrestled with for years

Lean on me: International NBA players supporting…

A record 113 international players from 41 countries were on opening-day NBA rosters this season

Report: Rob Pelinka, Lakers Finalizing Contract…

The Los Angeles Lakers are finalizing a multi-year contract with agent Rob Pelinka to become the team's next general manager, according to Adrian Wojnarowski of The Vertical.

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Soccer star Abby Wambach gets engaged to…

Retired U.S. soccer star Abby Wambach has announced her engagement to Christian writer Glennon Doyle Melton

Reserve keeper resigns after eating meat pie at…

A backup goalkeeper paid the price for eating a meat pie during his team's landmark game against Arsenal, resigning from Sutton United as authorities launched investigations into the apparent betting stunt

Ankiel says he drank vodka before starts to tame…

Rick Ankiel says he drank vodka before his first two starts in 2001 to quell anxiety after throwing five wild pitches in one inning during the previous season's playoffs

Spring camp preview: Clemson, Texas and Big 10

Sports Illustrated's Colin Becht and Pete Mundo discuss the biggest storylines surrounding the Clemson Tigers, Texas Longhorns and more programs that have some big questions to answer when they open their spring practices.

ACC clash, battle in Pac-12 highlight week in…

The regular season is winding down and while the bubble teams are fighting for spots in the NCAA Tournament, teams in the AP Top 25 are jockeying for position in the bracket

Kings GM on Cousins trade: I had a better deal…

Sacramento general manager Vlade Divac headed into All-Star weekend convinced it was finally time to part ways with ultra-talented center DeMarcus Cousins

Sammy Sosa compares himself to Jesus Christ

In a Skype interview with a former Chicago Cubs' media relations employee, Sosa compared himself to Jesus when defending himself against PED accusations.

Former Derby, Preakness winner Charismatic dies

Former Kentucky Derby and Preakness Stakes winner Charismatic has died at a thoroughbred retirement farm in Kentucky

How long should injured pro athletes get workers…

The Illinois Legislature is considering an unlikely subject _ should injured pro athletes be allowed to earn certain worker compensation benefits as long as other workers

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Alex Rodriguez says he is retired, has ‘ze…

Alex Rodriguez says he's not making a comeback to baseball and is happy in his role as a Guest Instructor for the Yankees.

Magic Johnson named Lakers' president of…

The Los Angeles Lakers fired general manager Mitch Kupchak on Tuesday and put Magic Johnson in charge of basketball operations as the team sits near the bottom of the Western Conference.

Police searching for Clemson athletics department…

Authorities in Anderson County, S.C., are searching for Clemson's associate athletic director of planned giving after he was reported missing Monday afternoon.