LeBron James won the Eastern Conference voting, while Stephen Curry was tops in the West and will serve as captains as the All-Star Game starters were announced.
Orlando Magic guard Arron Afflalo has been suspended two games for throwing a punch at Minnesota's Nemanja Bjelica, the league announced Thursday.
New USA Gymnastics CEO Kerry Perry said the organization will no longer be affiliated with Karolyi Ranch, a training center where Larry Nassar assaulted young gymnasts.
Barring a change in negotiations, it appears MLB will add a 20-second pitch clock and a restriction on catcher mound visits in 2018 without the union signing off, a source told ESPN.
J.J. Watt, who suffered a broken leg on Oct. 8, continues to progress in his rehab as he gave two thumbs up in a video of him running on a zero-gravity treadmill.
Jaguars head coach Doug Marrone revealed on Thursday that a first-grade class from a local school sent a game plan on how to defeat the Patriots. "We're just taking as much advice as we can because we need it," Marrone said.
In a letter to Michigan judge Rosemarie Aquilina, Larry Nassar expressed doubts he could face a week of comments from women he's admitted to abusing. "I have to say this isn't worth the paper it's written on," Aquilina said about Nassar's letter.
Cormier and Oezdemir will square off for the UFC's light heavyweight belt Saturday. Who has the advantage? Brett Okamoto breaks it down.
UConn, Baylor, Louisville and Mississippi State are No. 1 seeds, while Notre Dame, Oregon, Tennessee and Texas are 2 seeds in Charlie Creme's latest 64-team projection.
Danny Ainge knew he picked a winner when Boston landed Jayson Tatum, but the Celtics had no idea they'd be hitting the jackpot with their 19-year-old wing.