Pro Sports

Super Bowl of firsts, lasts, bests

"There are so many storylines to this game that make it bigger than just the Super Bowl," 49ers CEO Jed York said.

Power outage stops Super Bowl for half hour

The Baltimore Ravens were leading the San Francisco 49ers 28-6 when most of the lights in the 73,000-seat building went out with 13:22 left in the third quarter.

SUPER BOWL WATCH: Parents' focus, ratings hopes

Here's a look at the flavor and details surrounding the Super Bowl in the host city of New Orleans.

Missouri baseball's Ian Kinsler returns for Hall of Fame induction

Former Tiger shortstop Ian Kinsler talked about how his unlikely landing at Missouri led to an All-Star career in Major League Baseball. 

Consumers have a role in crowdsourced Super Bowl ads

Advertisers for the big game are trying to get viewers more involved in the commercials.

Blues bombard Blue Jackets in first period en route to win

Barret Jackman, Patrik Berglund and Vladimir Tarasenko all scored in the first 14 minutes for the Blues, who improved to 6-1.

Groundbreaking next week for Ballpark Village

The first phase of the project received $17 million in state and city incentives. The Cardinals hope to open Ballpark Village in time for Opening Day in 2014.

Perron's two goals help lift Blues over Stars

Blues goalie Jaroslav Halak also made 20 saves in the win.

St. Louis Cardinals legend Stan Musial remembered during funeral Mass

During a two-hour Mass, broadcaster Bob Costas delivered a lengthy tribute to Stan Musial. Cardinals standout Albert Pujols and Hall of Famers Bob Gibson and Lou Brock were among those in attendance.

Thousands turn out for Stan Musial visitation

Thousands of St. Louis Cardinals fans turned out Thursday at the Cathedral Basilica in St. Louis for Stan Musial's visitation. Musial died on Saturday at the age of 92. He helped the Cardinals win four World Series as a player and general manager.

Halak leads Blues to shutout win over Predators

Goalie Jaroslav Halak saved 13 shots for the Blues, who moved to 3-1 on the season.

Motte, Cardinals agree to $12 million, 2-year deal

The 30-year-old right-hander had a career-high 42 saves in 49 chances last year, when he was 4-5 with a 2.75 ERA. He made $2 million.

Blues score 2 in third period, but fall just short of comeback in Chicago

Patrick Kane, Brent Seabrook and Viktor Stalberg scored to back Corey Crawford, and Chicago hung on to beat the St. Louis Blues 3-2 on Tuesday night. 

Chiefs' hire offensive line coach

Kansas City hired former Jaguars offensive line coach Andy Heck to fulfill the same duty with the Chiefs.

Blues sign general manager to extension

Doug Armstrong was the NHL general manager of the year last season when the Blues won their first Central Division title since 2000.

Retooled Chiefs brace for NFL Draft

With a new coach and general manager in place, Kansas City is turning its attention to the NFL Draft where they have the No. 1 pick for the first time.


AP source: Armstrong tells Oprah he doped

Lance Armstrong was stripped of all seven Tour titles last year following a voluminous U.S. Anti-Doping Agency report that portrayed him as a ruthless competitor, willing to go to any lengths to win the prestigious race.

Former Missouri standout Justin Smith set to return for 49ers

Justin Smith, a former standout at Missouri from 1998 to 2000, is expected to return to the field for Saturday night's NFC divisional playoff game between San Francisco and Green Bay.

Quarterback already a priority for Reid in Kansas City

The Chiefs' biggest area of need coincides with the most important position on the field, and is the biggest reason why the Chiefs went 2-14 last season.

Chiefs introduce Andy Reid as new head coach

Andy Reid was introduced on Monday at a packed news conference at Arrowhead Stadium, taking over a once-proud franchise that went 2-14 last season and hasn't won a playoff game since 1993.