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Baltimore Orioles' 6 Best Prospects Who Won't Be Called Up This September

With the month of August coming to an end in just a few days, teams throughout MLB are considering who they would like to add from their minor league system to the parent club once rosters expand in September. Teams with no chance at the playoffs will likely look to add some young talent and give them a taste of big league action. Show More Summary

USC misplayed the Josh Shaw lie, but he's the only one paying for it

Both USC and college football media outlets never thought twice to look into a player's dramatic story about how he hurt his ankles. He's the one who suffers for their mistake. BREAKING: A college student did something dumb. Josh Shaw, a talented cornerback for USC, hurt his ankles somehow, possibly jumping off a balcony. Show More Summary

COLLEGE FOOTBALL GAMBLING: Week 1's 15 best picks

Welcome back to our weekly college football gambling column. It's called COLLEGE FOOTBALL GAMBLING. Today, let's talk about Week 1 and the last of the five power conferences, the Big Ten. Week 1's card isn't particularly sexy, but it still offers some value. Show More Summary

2014-2015 Serie A preview: Torino unlikely to replicate last season's success

Torino are coming off of their most successful season since the mid-90’s, finishing a eye-catching seventh, in large part thanks to the dynamic Italian international attacking duo of Alessio Cerci and Ciro Immobile scoring a combined 35 goals. Show More Summary

The new Champions League ball is more of the same and that's a good thing

2014 Champions League qualifying concluded this week. The results saw Arsenal go through while Napoli and Celtic, among others, exited stage left. In the midst of the action, adidas quietly unveiled this season's match ball for what is arguably the most prestigious club tournament in the world. Show More Summary

How to watch Rutgers vs. Washington State: Preview, TV schedule, odds

The Cougars and the Scarlet Knights open the season with a late-night power conference shootout. Usually, we're not going to be overly-excited about a game featuring Rutgers and Washington State. But this is different. It's a power conference...Show More Summary

One Year After PED Suspension, Brewers' Ryan Braun Still Playing from Behind

Boos and taunts still fling through the air like arrows whenever the Ryan Braun Traveling Carnival blows through town. "You hear stuff, but fans are fans," Brewers All-Star catcher Jonathan Lucroy says. "They're going to do that. Their...Show More Summary

2014 Under Armour Elite 24 Recap

On Thursday morning the participants arrived at The Avenue Colleges gym for the first workout of this year’s Elite 24 festivities. After a light cardio workout, the participants were divided into groups to work on different skills at different stations. Then player rotation were formed to allow teams to rotate in-and-out seamlessly while scrimmaging. Not […]

How the Final Month's Schedule Will Shake Up the MLB Playoff Races

Because the Major League Baseball season is 162 games long, the impact of the upcoming schedule often gets overlooked, if not entirely ignored. There are so many games to keep track of on any given day, the argument goes, that when players and coaches use the ol ' "one-game-at-a-time" cliche, they're not simply spouting a tried-and-true cliche. Show More Summary

Good morning, have some Kevin Love-Glen Taylor slapfight

That and much more in Thursday's packed NBA newsletter. SIGN UP FOR OUR NBA NEWSLETTER Get news, links and Ziller's #hottakes in your inbox every weekday morning. Email Good morning. Let's basketball. TWO DAYS: Competitive basketball for real is back on Saturday at the 2014 FIBA World Cup begins. Show More Summary

2014 U.S. Open: Schedule, TV coverage and live streaming for Day 4

No. 1 seeds Serena Williams and Novak Djokovic are the main attractions on Thursday at Flushing Meadows. Both top seeds will be in action Thursday afternoon, highlighting Day 4 of the 2014 U.S. Open at the USTA National Tennis Center in New York City. Show More Summary

Tiger Woods sounds like a terrible golf teacher, according to ESPN’s Stuart Scott

Tiger Woods inspired SportsCenter anchor Stuart Scott to take up golf, but the teaching methods of the 14-time major champion leaves a bit to be desired. Tiger Woods, who many in golf circles believe ought to go solo out there on the practice range, may not be the best coaching choice to kick start the back nine of the former world No. Show More Summary

How to watch Ole Miss vs. Boise State: Preview, TV schedule, odds and more

The Rebels hope to start a special season on the right foot, but the Broncos have taken down several big-name opponents over the years. Boise State continues its "anyone, anywhere" mantra with a trip to the Deep South to face Ole Miss on Thursday. Show More Summary

How to watch Texas A&M vs. South Carolina: Preview, TV schedule, odds

The 2014 SEC season -- and live football on the SEC Network -- begins with the Aggies at the Gamecocks. The SEC Network may have launched on Aug. 14, but the real action starts Thursday night when Texas A&M travels to South Carolina....Show More Summary

Quotables: Michael Vick says he saved Riley Cooper's career, and Eddie Lacy is a 'bell cow'

Meanwhile, the Browns are stewing over how Josh Gordon's appeal was handled. "When I'd seen it I didn't believe it. I couldn't even see him fixing his face to say that because I'd known him for three years." - Michael Vick, on former...Show More Summary

Yankees record 9 consecutive hits against David Price

David Price was one hit away from the record books as the Yankees tallied nine straight off of him. When the Tigers traded for David Price at the trade deadline, they knew they were acquiring an arm capable of setting records. The one...Show More Summary

Injuires, Player Misuse May Have Cardinals' Mike Matheny on Managerial Hot Seat

Reactions varied from pleasure to understanding to downright outrage. That is the kind of emotion Mike Matheny can create amongst the St. Louis Cardinals’ fanbase in only two seasons as skipper, one of them resulting in a National League pennant. Show More Summary

UEFA Champions League draw: Time, TV schedule and live stream information

Multiple TV channels in Europe will provide live coverage of the Champions League draw, but in case you're looking to watch live elsewhere, UEFA will graciously provide a feed. It's time for the draw to determine who faces whom in the group stage of the 2014-2015 UEFA Champions League. Show More Summary

Boston Red Sox: an Early Free-Agency and Offseason Primer

The Boston Red Sox are all but mathematically eliminated from the playoff race and are now setting their sights on next year. Boston began a massive reconstruction by dealing away a number of players at the July 31 trade deadline, but there is still much work to be done this offseason. Show More Summary

UEFA Champions League draw 2014-15: Live coverage and analysis of the group stage

The UEFA Champions League starts in September, but the group stage draw is today. We'll have instant results and analysis here. It's back! The qualifiers are done, the playoffs have been played off, and 32 teams that will compete for the big-eared trophy have been determined. Show More Summary

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