Dan Istitene/Getty Images(MELBOURNE, Australia) — Britain’s top tennis player is speaking out after reports of match-fixing within the world of tennis. After BBC and BuzzFeed News released a report with evidence pointing to deep match-fixing, British No.
iStock/Thinkstock(MELBOURNE, Australia) — Rafael Nadal and Venus Williams are out of the Australian Open. Nadal, a 29-year-old player from Spain, was defeated in the first round by Fernando Verdasco. The loss marks his second first-round exit for
Scott Olson/Getty Images(DALLAS) — Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton has declared that daily fantasy sports are illegal in the state. In Paxton’s opinion issued on Tuesday, he said daily fantasy sports amounted to “prohibited gambling in Texas”
iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — An agreement reached on Tuesday should make it easier for baseball fans to watch their favorite teams even if they don’t live in the city where they play. Major League Baseball, the channels that
Joe Robbins/Getty Images(CINCINNATI) — It’s not Cooperstown, but baseball’s all-time hit leader Pete Rose will be honored by one hall of fame this summer. The Cincinnati Reds announced a bylaw change Tuesday to finally induct their hometown
This summer’s United States delegation to the Olympic Games could include a Springfield native.
Stacy Revere/Getty Images(CHARLOTTE, N.C.) — A fractured foot will likely keep Carolina Panthers’ Jared Allen out of the NFC championship game against the Arizona Cardinals on Sunday, according to ESPN. Panthers coach Ron Rivera said Monday that
Denis Poroy/Getty Images(DETROIT) — Free-agent outfielder Justin Upton has accepted a six-year deal from the Detroit Tigers worth $132.75 million, a source told ESPN. According to the terms of the deal, Upton, 28, would have the option
iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — Here are the latest scores and winners:NATIONAL BASKETBALL ASSOCIATION2OT New York 119, Philadelphia 113Portland 108, Washington 982OT Charlotte 124, Utah 119Memphis 101, New Orleans 99Chicago 111, Detroit 101Atlanta 98, Orlando 81Toronto 112, Brooklyn 100Golden
Doug Pensinger/Getty Images(DENVER) — Any mother would be proud to watch her child play in a professional sports’ league – but for Katrina Smith, the Denver Broncos’ victory over the Pittsburgh Steelers Sunday was sweeter than most.