How risky is Mat Latos?
Is Latos really one of the stronger bounce-back candidates of the offseason or just a headcase waiting to happen? MLB rumors roundup
Jason Castro, Jose Fernandez and Darwin Barney are three players who had great seasons for losing teams.
World Series or Super Bowl contender?
Chicago's Frank Thomas had a Hall of Fame MLB career. That didn't stop his former football coach at Auburn from admitting that if Thomas "had stuck with football, he'd be going in the Hall of Fame as a football player." Dual MLB-NFL players
John Cregan serves up the fallout in fantasy basketball from Jimmy Butler's latest injury, including which Bulls you should add.
If you can't wait until Feb. 21, here is an idea of what an outdoor game in the State of Hockey will look like.
Age 40 didn't stop Luke Appling
If you're a 40-year-old shortstop, it means you had quite a career. Appling was amazing: From age 39 to age 42, he hit over .300 each season. In 1949, at age 42, he hit .301, drew 121 walks and struck out just 24 times. All-time age-40 All-Star team
Mat Latos agrees with White Sox
The free-agent RHP agreed to a one-year, $3M with Chicago, according to ESPN's Jerry Crasnick and media reports. Latos, 28, had a 4.95 ERA with a 4-10 record last season with the Marlins and Dodgers.
Mat Latos, a free-agent right-hander, has reached agreement on a one-year, $3 million deal with the White Sox.
With national signing day in the books, the Big Ten power rankings are in need of an update.
Jimmy Butler (knee) out 3-4 weeks
The Bulls swingman will miss the All-Star Game with a strained left knee he suffered in last Friday's game. Butler is averaging 22.4 points and 5.2 rebounds per game this season.
Notre Dame where it wants to be
A contender for the College Football Playoff of course resides in South Bend. But the Fighting Irish must stay healthy. A QB battle is in the offing this spring as well as three massive road games in the fall. Updated too-early Top 25
Blackhawks' Darling helps needy man
Scott Darling picked up a man he saw in Arizona, paid for a month's stay in a hotel and bought the man groceries. Story
Scott Darling helped a needy man he saw in Arizona by paying for a month's stay in a hotel and buying the man groceries.
The Bears may bring Shea McClellin back, but they need to bring in more competition at inside linebacker.
Taj Gibson says teams "smell blood" against the Bulls, losers of 12 of their past 17, and it's up to them to rediscover their identity on defense.
The Luke Walton All-Stars are a who's who of non-serious NBA players who somehow are getting some serious minutes.
Kemba Walker scored 30 points, and the Charlotte Hornets led from the start and beat the Chicago Bulls 108-91 on Monday night.
Hornets take care of short-handed Bulls
Chicago was without Jimmy Butler and Derrick Rose, and Charlotte made the most of it, outscoring the Bulls 38-20 in the first quarter and cruising to a 108-91 win to get to .500 on the season. Box score
Is Jon Lester justifying his cost?
After signing a six-year, $155 million contract, Lester's WAR declined from 4.6 to 3.1 in 2015. But remember, 2014 was arguably his best season. David Schoenfield looks at how other stars fared in Year 1 of their mega-deals. Free agents after mega-contracts