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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.

Saints, 32-year-old Adrian Peterson agree on…

The New Orleans Saints and free-agent running back Adrian Peterson have agreed on a two-year contract

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

Dale Earnhardt, Jr. to retire after 2017 season

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

Golf's ruling bodies move to limit video evidence

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

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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

Who is Hunter Greene?

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

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

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

LEADING OFF: Hicks a hit for Tigers, Blach set…

LEADING OFF: Hicks a hit in early test with Tigers, Blach set for another matchup with Kershaw, Keuchel bouncing back well, Yankees and Red Sox resume rivalry

Drake will host inaugural NBA awards show

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

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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

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."

Marbury in talks with other clubs after Beijing…

Stephon Marbury's agent says they are in talks with several clubs in China after the former NBA All Star parted ways with the Beijing Ducks at the weekend

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.

Balanced Hawks hold off Wizards 111-101, even…

Paul Millsap bounced back from a sluggish start to score 19 points, Dwight Howard had his best game of the postseason and the Atlanta Hawks pulled away from the Washington Wizards 111-101 to even the opening-round playoff series at 2-all

Thames hits 9th, 10th HRs as Brewers beat Reds 11…

Eric Thames homered twice to raise his major league-leading total to 10, Hernan Perez added a three-run shot, Matt Garza pitched for the first time this season and the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Cincinnati Reds 11-7

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

Lithuanian reliever Neverauskas makes debut for…

Dovydas Neverauskas' long journey from Lithuania to the major leagues finally ended on Monday night when the relief pitcher made his debut for the Pittsburgh Pirates

Hawks rally to even series with Wizards, win…

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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

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.

Madison Bumgarner's rented bike slipped near end…

Madison Bumgarner had nearly finished a ride of more than two hours in the mountains an hour outside Denver when his rented dirt bike slipped on the trail and took the pitcher to the ground