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Miami Heat vs. Memphis Grizzlies 10/24/14: Video Highlights and Recap

The Miami Heat and Memphis Grizzlies each looked for a victory when the two sides squared off in a preseason clash Friday night. The veteran Heat were looking to continue jelling without LeBron James, but faced a tough test from the front court of the Grizzlies. Watch the video for full highlights. Read more NBA news on

Sports Briefing | Golf: P.G.A. Official Is Ousted

3 hours agoSports / Golf : On Par

Ted Bishop was removed as president of the P.G.A. of America over remarks directed at Ian Poulter.

This Date in Baseball

3 hours agoSports / Baseball : Bats

Compiled by PAUL MONTELLA Oct. 26

Back in the Bay Area, Guthrie Gets Series Win

3 hours agoSports / Baseball : Bats

The Bay Area will always be special to Jeremy Guthrie.

World Series Game 3: Royals win on Yost of a chance

Ned Yost will always have his critics, but he keeps pulling the right strings while the Giants flounder. I have made a number of life choices lately. I've moved to a new city, rented a house, started a new job, and have rebooted my life in many ways. Show More Summary

The dogs and horses are running in Del Mar, Calif.

3 hours agoSports / Baseball : Dodgers Now

I always think of summer as a sure bet in Del Mar: the beach, the shops, the track. Now fall is too. This year, for the first time, horse-racing fans can enjoy the sport of kings at Del Mar's where-the-surf-meets-the-turf racetrack during the inaugural Bing Crosby Season, Nov. 7-30. I visited...

Watch Royals fans go nuts at a KC Game 3 watch party

While the World Series headed to San Francisco, Royals fans congregated in Kansas City's Power & Light District to watch Game 3 and have themselves a watch party, and party they did. This is pre-Game 3 victory... PNL watch party. #KCRoyals #BeRoyalKC #WorldSeries A video posted by Allegra (@allegra_renee) on Oct 10, 2014 at 7:53pm PDT ... Show More Summary

7 Bold Predictions for the Houston Rockets During 2014-15 Season

The Houston Rockets are preparing to launch their regular season, the fans are ready to watch in enthusiasm and the analysts are ready to predict what happens. What is in store for Clutch City? Will they be surprisingly good, shockingly...Show More Summary

Royals vs. Giants: Game 3 Score and Twitter Reaction from 2014 World Series

A loss in the opening game of the World Series snapped an eight-game winning streak for the Kansas City Royals. On Friday night, they started a new streak with a second straight win over the San Francisco Giants. In a pivotal game after dropping the first matchup at home, the Royals stymied the Giants' lineup in a 3-2 victory. Show More Summary

Oregon's Charles Nelson breaks off De'Anthony Thomas-like return TD

Via @cjzero That's what they're calling this runback that put Oregon up, 31-14, on Cal (Cal immediately scored a response touchdown, of course). Looks more like this return by South Carolina's Ace Sanders, to me.

Royals Hold Off Giants to Take Series Lead

3 hours agoSports / Baseball : Bats

The Kansas City Royals held on to beat the San Francisco Giants 3-2 and grab control of the World Series on Friday.

Royals 3, Giants 2: Royals Beat Giants and Win Game 3 of the World Series

3 hours agoSports / Baseball : Bats

The Kansas City Royals took a two-games-to-one lead in the World Series with a 3-2 win over the Giants in San Francisco.

Steve Nash Custody Battle, Ex Wife Drama Marred End Of Playing Career

Steve Nash battled his ex wife and injuries as his career wound to a close, making for a difficult final chapter of an otherwise excellent career. Nash has not officially announced his retirement, but after a nagging injury forced Nash...Show More Summary

Frank Mankiewicz dies at 90; Democratic insider was RFK aide, led NPR

3 hours agoSports / Baseball : Dodgers Now

Frank Mankiewicz, the son of a Hollywood legend who made his mark in the grittier worlds of Democratic politics and broadcast media, serving as press secretary to Sen. Robert F. Kennedy, presidential campaign manager for Sen. George S. McGovern and chief of National Public Radio during its...

Meyers Leonard high-fives himself when teammates leave him hanging

Those behind-the-back high fives from the guards are kind of like a trust fall. You assume they'll be there for you, but... ... sometimes they're not. At least Meyers Leonard had some support, unlike Andrew Bogut before him:

Bellator 130 Fail-GIF: Bobby Lashley’s Opponent Flops to Mat, Loses

(Props: ZombieProphet) We know that some of you think we're die-hard Bellator haters, simply because we have no problem calling a garbage show a garbage show. But believe us, we don't go out looking for ways to embarrass America's #2 MMA promotion — this stuff just has a way of finding us. Like tonight at Bellator 130, for example. Show More Summary

Defender trucked into stratosphere in delightful Madden glitch

What is so funny about a computer defying physics to catapult through the air in a video game that generally offers a faithful simulation of football? Everything, I guess. (via @johnpmcisaac + @jon_bois)

Royals edge Giants, 3-2, to take 2-1 lead in World Series

4 hours agoSports / Baseball : Dodgers Now

Zack Greinke asked out of Kansas City four years ago. He was in the prime of his career. He would not sign a new contract with the Royals because he wanted to win and, as he told anyone who asked, he did not believe the Royals could win.

Royals vs. Giants, 2014 World Series Game 3 final score: What we learned from Kansas City's 3-2 win

The Royals took a 2-1 series lead with strong bullpen work and an unlikely outing from their starting pitcher. Alcides Escobar went 2-for-3 with a double and two runs scored and Jeremy Guthrie tossed five innings of two-run ball to lift...Show More Summary

Game 3 of the World Series began with an unfortunate flag malfunction

4 hours agoSports : The Early Lead

Before Game 3 of the World Series on Friday, there was the usual pomp and circumstance, not to mention an appearance by Bay Area legend/cheeseball Huey Lewis. There was a flyover by military jets and a tribute to five Giants Hall of Famers (Gaylord Perry, Juan Marichal, Orlando Cepeda, Willie McCovey and Willie Mays). Then […]

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