Jeff Gordon returns to Martinsville Speedway for his 8th and final scheduled race at the substitute driver for Dale Earnhardt Jr. He'll presumably slide back into retirement after Sunday's race, but Gordon learned this year he can never rule anything out
Chicago guard Dwyane Wade was fined $25,000 by the NBA on Friday for making a throat slashing gesture after hitting a late 3-pointer in his Bulls debut Thursday night
Jacksonville Jaguars defensive tackle Malik Jackson has been fined $24,309 by the NFL after being penalized twice for unsportsmanlike conduct during the same drive last weekend
Amy Yang holed a pitching wedge for eagle on the par-4 11th hole and stretched her lead to three strokes Friday in the hot, humid and stormy Sime Darby LPGA Malaysia
Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman criticizes the NFL for its "inconsistent" disciplinary policies in an essay titled "Common Sense," which was published on Thursday in The Players' Tribune.
Sports Illustrated's Andy Staples previews the biggest Week 9 games including the No. 4 Washington Huskies versus No. 17 Utah Utes and the No. 3 Clemson Tigers heading to No. 12 Florida State Seminoles.
The World Anti-Doping Agency has detailed serious failings of doping control management at the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, saying the system was only saved from collapsing by the "enormous resourcefulness and goodwill" of some key staff
David Ross may be the little-known backup catcher of the Chicago Cubs trying to end his career with a World Series ring. But to his teammates and the fans in Wrigleyville, he's the heart and soul of the team.
The Big 12 Conference isn't splitting up into divisions for football and the title game that resumes next year will pit the highest two teams in the league standings
The Tennessee Titans head into the second half of the season believing they're right in the playoff mix now that they've already exceeded their win total from last year
Hideki Matsuyama made nine birdies in suddenly chilly conditions Friday for a 7-under 65 that gave him a three-shot lead going into the weekend at the HSBC Champions
Chicago Cubs slugger Kyle Schwarber has not been medically cleared to play in the outfield as the scene shifts to Chicago for the next three games of the World Series against the Cleveland Indians.