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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.


Patriots beat Bills to extend unbeaten start to 10-0

The undefeated New England Patriots survived a physical war and topped the Buffalo Bills 20-13 on Monday night.


Tuesday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Nov. 24.


Warriors on the cusp of history

The Warriors are the third NBA team to start the season 15-0 and the first defending champions to do so.


Kyle Busch takes cup, Jeff Gordon says goodbye

Kyle Busch opened the Sprint Cup season in a hospital bed, and he's ended it with his first championship.


Heat Check: Moving on from Ohio State

A season's worth of skepticism about Ohio State was validated in a loss to Michigan State and the Buckeyes are no longer in the conversation to be No. 1.


Iowa up to 3 behind Clemson, Alabama; Ohio St 8th

Iowa moved to No. 3 in The Associated Press college football poll, taking advantage of the first losses by Ohio State and Oklahoma State to slip in behind No. 1 Clemson and No. 2 Alabama.


Monday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Monday, Nov. 23.

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UVA Women Whip Longwood 81-46

Aliyah Huland El scored 20 points to lead the Cavaliers

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UVA-Virginia Tech Kicks Off At Noon

UVA and Virginia Tech will renew their rivalry at noon Saturday at Scott Stadium.


Security stepped up at WWE match amid ISIS threat

The FBI is investigating after online activists claimed members of Islamic State were planning to target the WWE Survivor Series event in Atlanta.

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UVA Defeats Duke 42-34

The UVA football program defeated ACC rival Duke 42-34 on Saturday at Scott Stadium.

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UVA Tops Long Beach State

Marial Shayok had a career-high 17 points to lead Virginia to another win.


This weekend’s sports schedule

Here's a look at some of the major sports events scheduled this weekend.

A U.S. Naval Academy midshipman is enveloped by the French national flag as it is caught in a gust of wind before an NCAA college football game between Navy and SMU, Saturday, Nov. 14, 2015, in Annapolis, Md. The brigade of midshipmen marched onto the field with the flag in response to attacks in Paris. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)

This week’s top sports shots

A look back at some of the biggest moments in sports and the best plays this week.


NFL week 11 bold predictions

Here's a look at what to expect during week 11 of NFL action.

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