Royals players get $370K bonus for World Series win

The World Series champion Kansas City Royals generously split up their Fall Classic players' pool haul of more than $25 million into 55 full shares worth $370,069 apiece, Major League baseball said on Monday.


Tigers still No. 1, Oklahoma up to third

The 12-0 Tigers picked up 53 of the 61 first-place votes after holding off South Carolina.


Broncos spoil Patriots’ perfect record with OT win

Recognizing the run play that was called likely would go nowhere against the New England Patriots' defensive alignment, Denver Broncos quarterback Brock Osweiler audibled to a different one. The result was electric.


Kobe Bryant retiring

Los Angeles Lakers great Kobe Bryant, arguably the best player of his generation, announced on Sunday he will retire after the 2015-16 National Basketball Association season.


Monday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of the big sports headlines making news today, Monday, Nov. 30.


Mike London Era Has Ended At UVA

Mike London's six-year stint as the University of Virginia's head football coach ended Sunday.

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UVA Football Loses Season Finale 23-20

The UVA football team ended its 2015 season on Saturday with a 23-20 loss to Virginia Tech at Scott Stadium.

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UVA Women Lose Paradise Jam Finale

The University of Virginia women's basketball program lost to Tulane during the Paradise Jam tournament.


The weekend sports schedule

From the Associated Press, here’s a look at some of this weekend’s major sporting events. All times are listed in…


Cowboys’ Romo ‘done for season’

Dallas Cowboys veteran quarterback Tony Romo will miss the rest of the National Football League season after re-injuring his collarbone for the second time in 10 weeks, according to an ESPN report.


College football: 5 games you can’t miss

Here is a look at some of the top college football games you'll see this week and their implications for the post-season.


Referees struggle with respect amid growing hostility

The founder of the National Association of Sports Officials is worried that recent violence against referees is hurting efforts to retain officials around the country.


Rangers replace Maple Leafs atop hockey’s most valuable list

The Rangers, who return to the top of the rankings for the first time since 2004, were valued at $1.2 billion


Rams’ Bailey in critical condition after shooting

The suspended Rams wide receiver was shot during an incident late Tuesday night.


Baseball great Willie Mays, 16 others, receive honors from Obama

Yogi Berra, Barbra Streisand, Itzhak Perlman, and among 14 others were given the highest U.S. civilian honor.


Warriors crush Lakers for best start in NBA history

The Golden State Warriors registered the best start in NBA history with their 16th straight victory in a blowout win over the visiting Los Angeles Lakers on Tuesday night at Oracle Arena.


NFL ‘Deflategate’ appeal to be heard March 3, after Super Bowl

The federal appeals court in New York will hear the NFL's appeal of the lifting of New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady's four-game suspension in the "Deflategate" controversy.


FanDuel NFL entries have fallen sharply after New York shutdown

Entries at daily fantasy sports site FanDuel's NFL contests have fallen sharply since New York's attorney general declared the games to be illegal gambling in the state and the company stopped taking money from New Yorkers.


FIFA ethics committee seeks life ban against Michel Platini

Michel Platini's lawyer says the FIFA ethics committee has requested a life ban for the UEFA president.


Wildcats take over as No. 1

The Wildcats moved up a spot after North Carolina was stunningly upset by Northern Iowa on Saturday.

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