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Report: NFL prospect Gareon Conley accused of rape

Former Ohio State cornerback and NFL draft prospect Gareon Conley has been accused of raping a woman at a hotel in Cleveland, TMZ Sports reports.

The Latest: Hendrick: 'There will never be…

Hendrick Motorsports owner Rick Hendrick is thanking the retiring Dale Earnhardt Jr. for everything he's done personally and professionally for him

Lawyers want Aaron Hernandez's murder conviction…

Lawyers for former NFL star Aaron Hernandez are formally asking that his first-degree murder conviction be dismissed in Massachusetts now that he has died

Golf's ruling bodies move to limit video evidence

Video evidence of a rules violation no longer means a golfer automatically will be penalized

Dale Earnhardt, Jr. to retire after 2017 season

Dale Earnhardt, Jr. announced on Tuesday he will retire from competitive racing after the 2017 season.

DEFENSE, DEFENSE: This draft crop is loaded on…

Defense is going to be the area of concentration in this NFL draft, in the first round and through much of the proceedings in Philadelphia

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Tirico takes over for Hammond on NBC's horse…

Mike Tirico is taking the reins from Tom Hammond as a host of NBC's Triple Crown horse racing coverage

Who is Hunter Greene?

Lee Jenkins takes a look at Hunter Greene, baseball's next "can't miss" prospect.

Peterson says he's agreed on 2-year contract with…

Free-agent running back Adrian Peterson says he has agreed to a two-year contract with the New Orleans Saints

Halep, Cornet give Sharapova wild-card debate new…

The debate about Maria Sharapova's wild-card entry for the Porsche Grand Prix continued with Simona Halep and Alize Cornet joining the growing legion of players criticizing tournament organizers for offering the Russian a direct spot in their main draws

Drake to host first-ever 'NBA Awards' on June 26

Drake has been tapped to host the NBA's first-ever awards show this June

Former Texas RB D'Onta Foreman reveals he lost…

Former Texas running back and NFL draft prospect D'Onta Foreman says that he played through the pain of losing his infant son last season.

Warriors get a break after drama-filled opening…

The Warriors can breathe for a bit after a first-round series filled with drama

The old guys are coming up big so far in these…

Joe Johnson, Nene and others are showing how much veteran experience matters at playoff time

Drake will host inaugural NBA awards show

Drake will host the inaugural NBA awards show on June 26th on TNT.

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Little Big Man: Celtics' Thomas finding stride…

It's been only a week since the death of Isaiah Thomas' younger sister, Chyna Thomas, in a car accident triggered what he has called the "hardest week of my life."

Hawks rally to even series with Wizards, win…

Powell scores 25 as Raptors beat Bucks 118-93 in…

Norm Powell scored a career playoff-high 25 points, Kyle Lowry had 16 points and 10 assists and the Toronto Raptors beat the Milwaukee Bucks 118-93 in Game 5 of their first round playoff series

Adrian Peterson, Saints Closing in on Deal

Adrian Peterson and the New Orleans Saints appear to be close to signing a one year deal, according to NFL Network's Ian Rapoport.

John Stevens believes small changes will be big…

The Los Angeles Kings have introduced John Stevens as the 27th head coach in team history

Former All-Star Delabar suspended 80 games for…

Former All-Star pitcher Steve Delabar, a veteran of six major league seasons with Seattle, Toronto and Cincinnati, has been suspended for 80 games following a positive test under baseball's minor league drug program

Report: Jabrill Peppers tested positive for…

Former Michigan standout Jabrill Peppers tested positive for a diluted sample at the NFL combine, according to ESPN's Adam Schefter

Jimmie Johnson grabs rare Bristol win after…

Jimmie Johnson has won consecutive races for the 11th time in his career with a rare victory at Bristol Motor Speedway in Tennessee

David Ortiz to address grads at Rhode Island tech…

Retired Boston Red Sox slugger David Ortiz will deliver the commencement address at a private Rhode Island university

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Aaron Hernandez's family to receive copies of his…

Aaron Hernandez's family will receive copies of the three suicide notes that he allegedly left behind when he killed himself at Souza-Baranowski Correctional Center last week, according to The Boston Globe.

Former No. 1 pick Jake Long retires

After being the top pick in the 2008 NFL Draft, Jake Long has decided to retire.

Dodgers, Yankees cut projected luxury tax bills

The Los Angeles Dodgers and New York Yankees are cutting payroll and their luxury tax bills - just as Bryce Harper, Manny Machado and perhaps Clayton Kershaw near the free-agent market after the 2018 season.