MVP Elena Delle Donne was a unanimous choice for the WNBA first team, the first time in her career that she has been chosen as one of the best five players in the league.
Los Angeles Teams
All five games will be played in prime time on the East Coast.
The Mets and Dodgers each could make a case that they have the better pitching staff. But the numbers show the teams to be almost identical.
Hall of Fame broadcaster Vin Scully won't be calling any games in the baseball playoffs after undergoing a medical procedure.
Dodgers' announcer out for postseason
"Vin Scully underwent a recommended medical procedure this morning and is resting comfortably. On the advice of his doctors, Scully will miss the Dodgers’ postseason games to rest up but is looking forward to returning in 2016. Everyone in the Dodgers organization wishes Vin the speediest of recoveries." (Dodgers via Twitter)
Sharks left winger Raffi Torres apologized to Anaheim's Jakob Silfverberg for the illegal hit that led to Torres' suspension.
Smith-Schuster drafted above Kessler?
Steve Muench and Kevin Weidl drafted the top skill players in the nation. Was USC WR JuJu Smith-Schuster picked ahead of the Trojans' starting QB? Top 20 (Insider)
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Clayton Kershaw discusses the challenge of this post-season and the #Dodgers' changes:
Commissioner Rob Manfred says reseeding playoff teams after the wild-card games is "an idea worth talking about" but added that postseason changes are unlikely.
Jimmy Rollins and Chase Utley are facing the Mets again, but are in different roles from their Philly days.
Who will win the league's GameDay showdown? Will Arizona State maintain its upward trajectory? It's what we're watching Week 6.
Who do you take first?
To no one's surprise, the Dodgers have the first pitcher on next year's fantasy watch list. The question is: Is it Zack Greinke or Clayton Kershaw? Early top 25 in 2016 (Insider)
Mike Richards and the Kings have been working towards a settlement that appears very close to being done, sources said.
A look at the Trojans and Huskies coaches who faced each other before Steve Sarkisian and Chris Petersen took the helm.
It's October.Like trips to the Pumpkin Patch, it's the dawn of the NBA season and we're flooded with various opinions on Los Angeles Lakers star and Kobe Bryant.
Something in the water?
None of the top-four quarterbacks in terms of QBR are in the Eastern Time Zone. Two Pac-12 QBs lead the bunch, and USC's Cody Kessler hopes his play Thursday night will be good enough to catch Utah's Travis Wilson.
Five storylines to watch headed into Thursday night's game between No. 17 USC and Washington
Skip Bayless and Stephen A. Smith debate Jerry Jones speaking about Greg Hardy, the Texans' struggles and Kobe being ranked #93. Plus, they discuss the fight between Derek Fisher and Matt Barnes.
Linebacker Myles Jack, who suffered a season-ending knee injury, said Thursday he decided to leave UCLA and enter the 2016 NFL draft because he wants to be compensated for his skills.
Mike Greenberg and Mike Golic discuss the Cubs' victory over the Pirates in the NL wild card game with Jayson Stark and Ryan Dempster. Plus, Michael Smith, Jemele Hill, Jalen Rose and Myles Jack join the show.