Joe Paterno's son says an allegation made by insurers that a boy told the longtime Penn State football coach in 1976 that he had been molested by former assistant coach Jerry Sandusky is "bunk."
This year's favorite, Nyquist, starts in a favorable pole position, but the memory of American Pharoah's historic run still lingers.
James Neal scored with 4:21 left in the third period tying it up at 3-3, and the Nashville Predators and the San Jose Sharks went scoreless during the first two overtimes headed to a third OT early Friday morning
Colin Rea lost his no-hit bid with two outs in the seventh inning when Yoenis Cespedes singled the other way against a shift, and finished with eight-plus innings of three-hit ball as the San Diego Padres beat the New York Mets 5-3 Thursday night
The Arizona Coyotes announced Thursday that they have hired 26-year old John Chayka as their new GM, making him the youngest General Manager in pro sports history.
DeMarre Carroll scored 21 points, Jonas Valanciunas had 15 points and 12 rebounds and the Toronto Raptors beat the Miami Heat 96-92 in overtime to win Game 2 of their Eastern Conference semifinal on Thursday night, evening the series 1-1
Cody Eakin scored at 2:58 of overtime and the Dallas Stars beat the St. Louis Blues 3-2 on Thursday night, bouncing back from a blowout loss two days earlier to tie the second-round series at two games apiece
The Indiana Pacers will not retain head coach Frank Vogel, with team president Larry Bird saying in a press conference Thursday that the team needs "a new voice."
Colin Rea of the San Diego Padres is pitching a no-hitter through six innings against the New York Mets. The Padres remain the only big league team without a no-hitter
Jay Bruce hit a three-run homer during his latest big game against Milwaukee, and the Reds beat the Brewers 9-5 on Thursday night even though their bullpen extended its historically bad streak of allowing runs
Murtaza Ahmadi, the Afghan boy famous for his Lionel Messi jersey made from a plastic bag, escaped his home country after his family was threatened.