Michael Waltrip Racing will run only two full-time cars next season because of the loss of sponsor NAPA, part of the fallout from its attempts to manipulate a race to get Martin Truex Jr. into the Chase.
The Columbus Crew (13-14-5) had a three-game winning streak stopped and are two points out of the final playoff spot in the East with two games left while Sporting Kansas City moved to within two points of Eastern Conference leader New York.
Halak passed Hall with his franchise-record 17th shutout and Alex Steen scored on a penalty shot to lead the Blues to a 7-0 win over the Florida Panthers on Saturday.
The Defense Department temporarily suspended sports competition at the service academies Tuesday as a result of the budget impasse in Congress.
Russia's anti-gay laws draw condemnation from skier Bode Miller at U.S. Olympics media event.
The International Olympic Committee doesn't have the authority to intervene in Russia's law banning gay propaganda and is convinced there will be no discrimination against athletes or spectators at the Winter Games in Sochi, a top Olympic official said Thursday.
Electronic Arts and the Collegiate Licensing Company have settled all lawsuits brought against the companies by former and current college athletes over the unauthorized use of the players' images and likenesses in video games and other merchandise.
Penn State will gradually get back football scholarships taken away over the Jerry Sandusky child molestation scandal, the NCAA announced Tuesday, crediting the university for making significant improvements to its athletics programs.
On Tuesday, the Nittany Lions got some rare good news from the NCAA, which will restore some of the scholarships taken from the school as part of the punishment over the Jerry Sandusky scandal.
Big 12 teams looking forward to playing each other after struggling against nonconference opponents.
Jerry Sandusky's lawyer faced skeptical questioning Tuesday from three judges on the Pennsylvania appeals court over his client's request that they order a new trial in his child sexual abuse case.
U.S. Figure Skating confirmed Tuesday that two-time Olympian Johnny Weir did not register for the qualifiers for the national championships, where the Sochi team will be selected. The deadline to register was Sept. 1.
Clowney's had all aspects of his game analyzed this season and has been criticized for his conditioning even though opponents have been running away from whatever side the 6-foot-6, 274-pound lineman lines up on.
Florida quarterback Jeff Driskel said Monday his confidence and left knee are just fine. It won't be known for sure until the 19th-ranked Gators take the field for their Southeastern Conference opener against Tennessee (2-1) on Saturday.
The 41-35 loss to Navy on Saturday showed the Hoosiers won't reach a bowl game unless their defense makes significant improvement.
Although Saturday's rematch between Texas A&M and Alabama is surrounded by hype, the Aggies expect the game to be business as usual.
Boosters and assistant coaches at Oklahoma State handed out tens of thousands of dollars to football players for at least a decade, according to a Sports Illustrated article released Tuesday.
Carl Edwards beat out Kurt Busch and Ryan Newman in Saturday's race.
Georgia tailback Todd Gurley and Auburn defensive back Robenson Therezie are the Southeastern Conference offensive and defensive players of the week.