While Manny Machado agreed to a pending $300 million, 10-year contract with San Diego and Bryce Harper is likely to top Giancarlo Stanton's record $325 million, 13-year deal, many less-than-superstar veterans have been routed on the free-agent market.
Washington Capitals place winger Devante Smith-Pelly on waivers days ahead of the NHL trade deadline.
Philadelphia 76ers All-Star center Joel Embiid will miss at least a week with a sore left knee.
The Chiefs have turned to Steve Spagnuolo to shore up their soft defense, and the former Rams and Giants head coach knows that it will be a process.
Le'Veon Bell's time in Pittsburgh is over but wide receiver Antonio Brown's departure is not quite so certain.
Just weeks after becoming baseball's first unanimous Hall of Fame selection, Mariano Rivera is defending himself from accusations in his native Panama that he has failed to provide support for two sons he had outside his marriage.
Hours after Manny Machado agreed to a $300 million, 10-year deal with San Diego, baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred said the slow free-agent market is "a little much ado about nothing if in fact those players all sign at the end of the day.".
USA Gymnastics is turning to NBA executive Li Li Leung to help turn the embattled program around as it fights to retain its status as the national governing body for the sport.
Cavs' Love staying positive about future in Cleveland following foot surgery, tough season.
Steve Stricker to lead US Ryder Cup team in home state of Wisconsin.
A person familiar with the negotiations tells The Associated Press that All-Star infielder Manny Machado has agreed to a $300 million, 10-year deal with the rebuilding San Diego Padres, the biggest contract ever for a free agent.
Former President Barack Obama and Golden State Warriors superstar Stephen Curry told minority boys on Tuesday that they matter and urged them to make the world a better place.
The Pro Football Retired Players Association donates $100,000 to a group that is pushing for better benefits for former NFL players who retired before 1993.
Don Newcombe, the hard-throwing Brooklyn Dodgers pitcher who was one of the first black players in the major leagues and who went on to win the rookie of the year, Most Valuable Player and Cy Young awards, has died.
Twins to keep 3B Miguel Sano out for a least a week of spring training with cut on right foot.
Mike Moustakas and the Milwaukee Brewers have finalized a $10 million, one-year contract that keeps the third baseman in Milwaukee.
Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Antonio Brown has ended his lengthy standoff with the team by meeting with president Art Rooney II, though any shot at reconciliation between the two sides appears to be out of the question.
Coaching website publishes first comprehensive list of banned Olympic coaches.
Putting it together: Celtics hoping to carry recent momentum into stretch run of the season.