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UM's Jansen, MSU's Rison sound off on Kaepernick

Both respect Kaepernick's right to express his opinions, even if they disagree with the execution....

Well-respected youth baseball coach Dave Hilton dies

Dave Hilton left a lasting legacy as a youth baseball coach in the state. He died Sunday at 67...

Vancouver Canucks set to meet Los Angeles Kings in NHL's first foray into China

The Vancouver Canucks will meet the Los Angeles Kings in Shanghai on Thursday and Beijing on Saturday in two showcase games as the NHL makes its first foray into the country....

Texas AP high school football poll

Class 6ASchoolTotalPointsPrv1. Allen (14)(3-0)22712. Converse Judson (5)(3-0)20923. Katy (2)(1-0)18634. DeSoto (3)(3-0)18145. Austin Westlake(3-0)15556. Lake Travis(2-1)10577....

Sunday's motor sports: Truex opens playoffs in dominant style

He wins at Chicagoland for second consecutive season and secures spot into next round...

Vettel loses huge ground in title race after Singapore blip

In the space of three races, Sebastian Vettel is now twice as far behind Lewis Hamilton as he was ahead of him....

Josef Newgarden clinches his first IndyCar title with runner-up finish at Sonoma

Josef Newgarden won his first IndyCar championship by closing out the best year of his career as the top driver at Team Penske after finishing second at Sonoma Raceway on Sunday....

Stewards hand down verdict on Lap 1 carnage

SINGAPORE GP stewards have ruled no driver was ‘predominantly to blame’ for the huge start-line accident involving Sebastian Vettel, Kimi Raikkonen and Max Verstappen....

After Golovkin-Alvarez scoring, boxing once again faces questions

The bout between Canelo Alvarez and Gennady Golovkin was closely contested, but only one judge saw a clear winner....

Rookie Cody Glass again notches 2 assists in Golden Knights’ win

Golden Knights top draft pick Cody Glass had a pair of assists in the Knights’ 9-4 win over the Vancouver Canucks. The performance comes on the heels of Glass’ goal and two assists...

Gennady Golovkin’s trainer has suspicions about boxing judge Adalaide Byrd

Adalaide Byrd was trending on social media Saturday night, a name not many knew before she turned in her shocking scorecard for the megafight between Saul “Canelo” Alvarez and...

Golden Knights rout Canucks 9-4 in first preseason game

Tyler Wong scored three times and added an assist in the Vegas Golden Knights' first preseason game to help the NHL's newest franchise rout the Vancouver Canucks 9-4....

Vettel's recklessness plays straight into Hamilton's hands

SINGAPORE — Lewis Hamilton had been worried about how many points he would lose to Sebastian Vettel at the Singapore Grand Prix. It was supposed to be a damage limitation exercise...

Lewis Hamilton wins Singapore Grand Prix after Sebastian Vettel crashes on first lap

Lewis Hamilton profited from the chaos to win the Singapore Grand Prix and extend his Formula One championship lead on Sunday as title rival Sebastian Vettel crashed out on the...

Lewis Hamilton profits from chaos to win Singapore GP

Lewis Hamilton profited from the chaos to win the Singapore Grand Prix and extend his championship lead on Sunday, while title rival Sebastian Vettel lost huge ground after...

Hamilton wins Singapore GP as title rival Vettel crashes

Lewis Hamilton profited from the chaos to win the Singapore Grand Prix and extend his championship lead on Sunday, while title rival Sebastian Vettel lost huge ground after...

IndyCar 2017: Live scoring, TV, live streaming for Sunday's championship showdown at Sonoma

Four points separate Josef Newgarden and Scott Dixon in final race showdown for the 2017 IndyCar championship. Check here for live scoring, TV, live streaming and updates from...

Canelo vs. GGG: Golovkin and Alvarez battle to 12-round draw in Las Vegas

Adalaide Byrd helped GGG vs. Canelo Alvarez end in a draw in Saturday night's highly anticipated fight in Las Vegas, but the fight was great....

Ricciardo reveals awkward toilet trouble

SEBASTIAN Vettel has predicted a close battle in the Singapore GP with Red Bull warning it has nothing to lose in its battle for victory against its former driver....

Canelo Alvarez, Gennady Golovkin fight to draw in title bout

Gennady Golovkin retained his middleweight titles Saturday night, fighting to a draw with Canelo Alvarez in a brutal battle....

Pole-sitter Vettel well placed to reclaim championship lead

SINGAPORE — Having clinched pole position and with his rival qualifying in fifth, Sebastian Vettel is perfectly placed to wrestle back the championship lead from Lewis Hamilton in...

Golf roundup: Marc Leishman has five-shot lead heading into final round of BMW Championship

Marc Leishman shot a three-under-par 68 to extend his lead to five shots over Jason Day and Rickie Fowler going into the final round of the BMW Championship....

Lance Stroll says his F1 'car is impossible to drive' at Singapore GP

Lance Stroll did not hesitate to blame the quality of his vehicle after qualifying 17th for Sunday's Singapore Grand Prix....

Davis Cup to serve up exciting matches this weekend

As many as 5,000 fans each day are expected to attend this weekend's action as Canada and India square off in a Davis Cup play-off tie that kicked off Friday....

The benefits of hosting the Olympics are nonexistent — no cities want to host them

The economic and environmental effects are causing cities to hesitate putting in bids to host the Olympics....

Ricciardo third on grid for Singapore

SEBASTIAN Vettel showed his mastery of the Marina Bay circuit to take pole position for the Singapore Grand Prix on Saturday, while championship rival Lewis Hamilton struggled...

Hulk Hogan calls Irma victims ‘crybabies’ for lamenting loss of power, water

Hogan's tweets came as news broke of eight elderly people losing their lives because of a power outage at their Florida nursing home....

Kiradech leads KLM Open by 1 after 3rd round

Kiradech Aphibarnrat of Thailand birdied his last hole to card 5-under-par 66 and take the lead after the third round of the KLM Open on Saturday....

Davis Cup: Argentina and Kazakhstan 1-1 in playoff

Argentina and Kazakhstan finished the first day of their Davis Cup World Group playoff at 1-1 on Friday....

Will Canelo Alvarez vs. Gennady Golovkin live up to the hype? Everyone seems to think so

Boxing’s most anticipated fight since Floyd Mayweather Jr. vs. Manny Pacquiao in 2015 is expected to fulfill the great expectations of purists....

Everything You Need to Know About the 2018 Winter Olympics

The Pyeongchang Olympics will include new events and new ways to watch...

Moriya Jutanugarn leads at Evian, aims at majors record

Moriya Jutanugarn of Thailand shot 3-under 68 to lead the Evian Championship second round on Saturday, and could join her younger sister Ariya in golf's record book. Seeking to be...

Dominant Vettel takes pole for Singapore GP; Hamilton 5th

Sebastian Vettel showed his mastery of the Marina Bay circuit to take pole position on Saturday for the Singapore Grand Prix, while championship rival Lewis Hamilton struggled...

Saul Alvarez eager to unleash real ‘Canelo’ on Gennady Golovkin

The megabout between Saul “Canelo” Alvarez and Gennady “GGG” Golovkin on Saturday at T-Mobile Arena became official Friday after both fighters made weight at 160 pounds each…...

Sports Tonight: Rhys Hoskins putting fans in seats

Here is what's happening in sports on Friday, Sept. 15, including the weekend's TV schedule....

Michigan Hall inductees look back on their rise to fame

Five eventual sports legends had different upbringings, but something in common, too....

Anchorage skier follows his head, not his heart, to retirement

After dealing with concussion symptoms for the last year, Kieffer Christianson decided it was time to quit ski racing....

Miami native Sylvia Fowles named MVP of WNBA

Sylvia Fowles, who grew up in Liberty City and starred at Edison and Gulliver high schools, on Thursday was named WNBA Most Valuable Player for the first time in her 10-year...

Canelo vs GGG: Alvarez calls Golovkin 'a fake champion' after weigh in

Canelo Alvarez vs. Gennady 'GGG' Golovkin is Saturday, but the anticipation was evident at Friday's weigh in: thousands of fans lined up hours early....