LOS ANGELES (AP) — Brian Robbins directed “Varsity Blues” and was the producer of “Coach Carter,” but both of those might have been eclipsed last Sunday with Nickelodeon's successful kids-oriented...
CLEVELAND (AP) — Amid a masked, muted celebration in the locker room after the Browns ended the NFL's longest playoff drought, coach Kevin Stefanski asked for a game ball and then told Pro Bowl...
Get ready for SpongeBob SquarePants running out of the tunnel, players being covered with digital slime after touchdowns and commentary from the cast of “All That” when Nickelodeon airs an NFL...
MILWAUKEE (AP) — The Milwaukee Brewers want to celebrate their golden anniversary by accomplishing something they have never done before.
HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — It’s come to this: Some children in Zimbabwe are so tired of the weeks of coronavirus lockdown they are yearning to return to school.
CAPE CORAL, Fla. (AP) — A video of three men playing cards at a folding table while waiting for the traffic light to change at a Florida intersection has gone viral.
BOSTON (AP) — Sports gambling giant DraftKings won't give a former "Bachelor” contestant the $1 million prize for winning an online fantasy football contest after she and her husband were accused...
King Henry is running wild in the postseason.
Derrick Henry has the Tennessee Titans one step away from an unlikely trip to the Super Bowl.
BOSTON (AP) — Sports gambling giant DraftKings is reviewing a former "Bachelor” contestant's $1 million win in an online fantasy football contest after she and her husband are accused of...
WASHINGTON (AP) — After all the heartache and close calls, all the early exits, maybe it makes sense that a 20-year-old kid who never had been to the postseason, Juan Soto, would help the...
HOUSTON (AP) — The Indianapolis Colts have won all season thanks in large part to big games from quarterback Andrew Luck.
In a 21-7 wild-card game win over the Houston Texans on Saturday they showed that they're pretty good at running the ball, too.
Luck threw for 222 yards and two touchdowns and Marlon Mack had a career-high 148 yards rushing and a touchdown on a day the Colts finished with 200 yards rushing.
NEW YORK (AP) — TBS is touting a ratings victory from its broadcast of the AL wild-card game, though some viewers on its digital app complained of technical issues leading to accidental blackouts.
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Fortunately for the Milwaukee Brewers, they didn't slip up.
The Brewers clinched their first playoff spot since 2011 by ensuring at least a spot in the NL wild-card game, helped Wednesday night when a rookie St. Louis pinch-runner suddenly fell on his way to the plate in a 2-1 win over the contending Cardinals.
NEW YORK (AP) — Aaron Hicks and the New York Yankees reached the playoffs the same way they played the regular season: They got hurt, stood up and kept on going.
STEVENS POINT, Wis. (AP) — They search for items like magic capes, power helmets and a two-piece puzzle called the bi-force. They do it by canoe in the backwaters of the Wisconsin River, just north of Stevens Point.
The canoe race known as PaddleQuest attracts about 80 teams of paddlers each August. In the course of the game they encounter such characters as the pirate leader Captain Abraham and a time traveler named Dr. BroHop. And they pick up trash they find along the way.
NEW YORK (AP) — What's next for Uno? Dos, of course.
Mattel is launching the new card game Dos next month in hopes of giving its nearly 50-year-old Uno brand a second life. Dos has similar rules as Uno, except players make two piles of cards and can throw down two cards at a time instead of one.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Mike Mularkey is about to coach his first NFL postseason game as a head coach, and he isn't reaching out to friends or former bosses for advice.
After all, he learned by watching the likes of Bill Cowher and Chuck Noll in Pittsburgh.
Cowher has sent Mularkey a few texts, which he appreciates; but the Titans coach is focused on the work that needs to be done for Saturday's AFC wild-card game in Kansas City (10-6).
CINCINNATI (AP) — Staggered by Scooter Gennett's grand slam in the first inning, the Boston Red Sox regrouped and finally put some distance between themselves and the Yankees.
Rafael Devers hit a three-run homer Friday night, and the Red Sox extended their AL East lead to four games with a 5-4 victory over the Cincinnati Reds. Boston added to its lead with the help of the Yankees' 8-1 loss at Toronto.
FAIRBANKS, Alaska (AP) — As in hunting, success in the new card game Gut Pile is a matter of preparation and getting lucky breaks.
Players score points by assembling the elements for a perfect hunt while avoiding their opponent's attack cards like hypothermia, beaver fever and the always-dangerous People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals card.
NEW YORK (AP) — Nobody takes to October like Madison Bumgarner and the San Francisco Giants.
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — After helping celebrate Ryan Howard, the New York Mets quickly shifted focus their attention to Madison Bumgarner.
Cesar Hernandez hit a tiebreaking RBI single in the seventh inning, and the Phillies beat the playoff-bound Mets 5-2 on Sunday in Howard's farewell game in Philadelphia.
Howard got several standing ovations from the crowd, and Mets players clapped for him during a pregame ceremony and when he left the game in the ninth.