sports

  • CBS Launches 24/7 Digital Channel Sports HQ

    The streaming service will feature live sports news and highlights but not live games. CBS wants to do with sports what it has already done with news.  The broadcaster on Monday launched CBS Sports HQ as a 24/7 digital channel serving up news and highlights in the same vein...
  • NBA agent killed in Colorado crash; 5-year-old son injured

    ASPEN, Colo. (AP) – Longtime NBA agent Dan Fegan died in a car crash Sunday. He was 56. The Colorado State Patrol says Fegan was driving an SUV when he tried to merge onto a highway and was broadsided by a commuter bus near Aspen, which is about 180 miles...
  • Gerald Riggs, Andruw Jones, Leo Mazzone among 5 inductees to Atlanta Sports Hall of Fame

      The induction ceremony will be held Friday night.   Five new members of the Atlanta Sports Hall of Fame will be inducted Friday night as part of its 2018 class.Here’s a look at the people who will be inducted in the organization’s 14th annual ceremony:The five inductees for...
  • Johnny Manziel Signs Football Contract! Find out where the risqué star landed…..

    Johnny Manziel has signed on to play full contact football again — as a quarterback in the upcoming “Spring League.” The league kicks off on March 28 in Austin, TX — and during the 2017 season, several NFL scouts attended games to check out some of the players. Previous...
  • No Olympic truce for US, North Korea in Pyeongchang

    PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) – Forget an Olympic truce. The rhetoric war between North Korea and the Trump administration hasn’t skipped a beat in Pyeongchang. In its first reports about the Games, North Korea’s state-run media slammed U.S. Vice President Mike Pence on Saturday for what it called “shameful” and...
  • UGA named 2nd-best college football town in America

    ATHENS, Ga. – Going to Athens and watching the Dawgs “between the hedges” is one of the best ways to spend a Saturday. Sure, we may be biased, but there are very few environments like it in the country. According to a recent ranking by “For the Win,” the University of Georgia was...
  • Anthony has huge night, Thunder fall to Nuggets

    Anthony has huge night, Thunder fall to Nuggets DENVER (AP) – Emmanuel Mudiay scored 10 of his 21 points in the fourth quarter, including the go-ahead 3-pointer midway through the period, and the Denver Nuggets beat the Oklahoma City Thunder 102-94 on Thursday night. Paul Milsap added 17 points...
  • Georgia tops 1st CFP rankings

    NEW YORK (AP) – Georgia, Alabama, Notre Dame and Clemson are the top four teams in the first College Football Playoff rankings of the season. Oklahoma and Ohio State were the next two in the selection committee’s initial top 25. The final rankings that will determine the participants in...
  • Saudi Arabia will let women enter sports stadiums

    DUBAI — Saudi Arabia will for the first time allow women to attend sports events, preparing special sections in three selected stadiums from early next year in another step toward opening public spaces to women. The stadiums in Jeddah, Dammam and Riyadh will be set up to accommodate families...