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Brett Favre returns to Lambeau for Packers Hall of Fame

Brett Favre headed up the Lambeau Field tunnel, a path that he had walked dozens of times. Read more »

Published July 18, 2015

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Dempsey's 3 goals lift US over Cuba 6-0, into Gold Cup semis

Clint Dempsey scored on a fourth-minute header, added a pair of second-half goals for his first international hat trick, and the United States routed Cuba 6-0 on Saturday to reach its eighth... Read more »

Published July 18, 2015

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After 10-hour wait for wind, Dustin Johnson leads British

For all the debate over whether the British Open should have started Saturday, Dustin Johnson only cared about the finish. Read more »

Published July 18, 2015

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Win for Cummings, bigger lead for Froome at Tour

British riders ruled Saturday at the Tour de France, with Stephen Cummings taking the win on Stage 14 and Chris Froome extending his already comfortable race lead. Read more »

Published July 18, 2015

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Mike Weir to take 'an indefinite leave of absence,' miss Canadian Open

Former Masters champion Mike Weir is taking an indefinite leave of absence from the PGA Tour and will skip the RBC Canadian Open next week. Read more »

Published July 17, 2015

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Japan to start from scratch on Tokyo Olympic stadium plan

Japan scrapped the design of the Olympic stadium for the 2020 Tokyo Games because of soaring costs Friday and said it will reopen bidding for a new plan, in a stunning reversal that leaves the 2019... Read more »

Published July 17, 2015

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A look at the world's billion-dollar sports stadiums

The first sports stadium to break the $1 billion barrier was London's Wembley Stadium. Now, Tokyo's planned National Stadium for the 2020 Olympics will be the first to reach $2 billion, according... Read more »

Published July 15, 2015

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Tokyo Olympic venue shaping up as world's costliest stadium

When the dust settles on the marquee venue for the 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo, it could well be the most expensive sports stadium in the world. Read more »

Published July 15, 2015

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Trout hits leadoff HR, wins MVP as AL All-Stars top NL 6-3

Mike Trout flashed the skill that puts him at the front of baseball's new generation, just moments after four of the all-time greats walked off the field. Read more »

Published July 15, 2015

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Froome wins 1st high-mountain stage at Tour de France

Chris Froome used the first high-mountain stage of this year's Tour de France to take control of the race, powering up a punishing climb in the Pyrenees on Tuesday at a pace that none of his rivals... Read more »

Published July 14, 2015

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Reds' Todd Frazier wins All-Star Derby in home park

Todd Frazier waited until the very last swing — three times, no less — to win the All-Star Home Run Derby in his home ballpark. Read more »

Published July 13, 2015

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US, Panama play to 1-1 draw in CONCACAF Gold Cup match

Michael Bradley scored the equalizer early in the second half, helping the United States to a 1-1 draw with Panama on Monday night and wrapping up a sluggish but unbeaten trip through group play in... Read more »

Published July 13, 2015

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Trout, Harper, plenty of fresh faces highlight All-Star Game

Not too long ago, Mike Trout, Bryce Harper and Gerrit Cole were the ones picking up the extra balls and getting pranked into paying the pricey checks. Read more »

Published July 13, 2015

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Colorado man sets Appalachian Trail record on 2,189-mile run

An ultramarathoner overcame an early injury, difficult terrain in New England and sleep deprivation on the final stretch of the Appalachian Trail to complete the trek in record time. Read more »

Published July 13, 2015

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Djokovic, Williams bust a move at Wimbledon champions dinner

After winning titles again on Wimbledon's grass, Novak Djokovic and Serena Williams showed they can cut a rug, too. Read more »

Published July 13, 2015

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Thunder match Portland's offer sheet, will keep Enes Kanter

The Thunder will keep Enes Kanter after matching an offer sheet by the Portland Trail Blazers on Sunday. Read more »

Published July 12, 2015

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Djokovic beats Federer for 3rd Wimbledon title, 9th major

A game away from a third Wimbledon championship and ninth Grand Slam title, Novak Djokovic sized up a 108 mph serve from none other than Roger Federer and stretched to smack a cross-court forehand... Read more »

Published July 12, 2015

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Casillas puts emotional end to 25 years with Real Madrid

Iker Casillas had no words of regret or rancor as he put an emotional end to his 25 years as a Real Madrid goalkeeper on Sunday, promising instead to "not let down" his new fans at FC Porto. Read more »

Published July 12, 2015

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Nets waive Deron Williams, who's expected to join Mavericks

The final chapter of the Deron Williams era in Brooklyn started with a lunch, where Nets general manager Billy King presented the point guard's agent with an idea he thought would help both sides. Read more »

Published July 11, 2015

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Hammon makers her summer league coaching debut for Spurs

Becky Hammon has made her debut as an NBA head coach, at least of the summer league variety. Read more »

Published July 11, 2015

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Williams wins Wimbledon for 'Serena Slam'; Grand Slam next?

Serena Williams let herself briefly bask in the joy of a sixth Wimbledon championship, 21st Grand Slam singles trophy overall and fourth consecutive major title Saturday, even balancing the... Read more »

Published July 11, 2015

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NYC celebrates Women's World Cup winners with parade

The U.S. women's soccer team is getting a hero's welcome at City Hall in New York City following a parade along the Canyon of Heroes. Read more »

Published July 10, 2015

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Federer beats Murray in 3 sets to reach 10th Wimbledon final

LONDON — Playing the kind of untouchable tennis that has brought him 17 Grand Slam titles, Roger Federer beat Andy Murray in straight sets Friday to reach his 10th Wimbledon final and put... Read more »

Published July 10, 2015

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NYC prepares to throw parade for Women's World Cup winners

The Canyon of Heroes, a stretch of Broadway where the nation's largest city has honored its legends, will come to life on Friday for the Women's World Cup winners. Read more »

Published July 9, 2015

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Mavs owner Mark Cuban speaks out on Jordan's change of heart

The Dallas owner spoke out Thursday, one day after DeAndre Jordan decided to stay with the Los Angeles Clippers and back out of a verbal agreement to join the Mavericks. Read more »

Published July 9, 2015

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