| Feb 24, 2014
| 4:49 PM
During his six seasons as a coach for the San Diego Padres, Rick Renteria frequently reviewed videotape of what he believed were umpires' questionable calls.
That experience led him to one unmistakable conclusion: Major League Baseball umpires are not...
| Feb 21, 2014
| 8:40 AM
SOCHI, Russia—Teemu Selanne’s dream of winning an Olympic gold medal will not come true.
The Ducks’ right wing, a six-time Olympian at 43 and the oldest player ever to score a goal in the men’s Olympic hockey tournament, lost his...
| Feb 16, 2014
| 3:00 AM
SOCHI, Russia -- The International Ice Hockey Federation has issued a statement clarifying the ruling on Russia's disallowed goal in the third period of a preliminary-round game against the U.S. on Saturday.
Russian officials and players disputed the...
| Feb 20, 2014
| 7:05 AM
SOCHI, Russia -- Drew Doughty threw down the gauntlet as far as who wins bragging rights should he and Team Canada defeat his Kings teammates Jonathan Quick and Dustin Brown of Team USA in Friday’s Olympic tournament semifinal, but Quick wasn’...
| Feb 19, 2014
| 3:25 AM
SOCHI, Russia -- The disappointment Anze Kopitar felt was immediate and deep after Slovenia’s 5-0 loss to Sweden Wednesday in the quarterfinals of the Sochi Olympic hockey tournament, the end of the road for a gutsy team that won the admiration of...
| Feb 10, 2014
| 10:40 AM
SOCHI, Russia—Team Canada Coach Mike Babcock issued a strong and unusual directive to his players after they arrived in Sochi and held a brisk practice Monday at the Bolshoy Dome:
Don’t go to sleep.
Instead of giving in to jet lag, he told...
| Jan 21, 2014
| 6:07 PM
If you didn't know Richard Sherman before Sunday, you know him now.
Dedicated NFL fans knew all about the Seattle all-pro cornerback before Sunday's NFC Championship Game, but most of America probably didn't know much about him before his postgame...
| Jan 24, 2014
| 6:39 PM
NEW HAVEN — Carol Schwartz counted in her head. Let's see. She and her husband, Rick, had been to about a dozen Yale women's hockey games over the years. They'd been to three "White Out for Mandi" nights, too.
It's a long way from Wilcox,...
| Jan 25, 2014
| 12:04 AM
3 a.m. Tennis: Australian Open final: Rafael Nadal vs. Stanislas Wawrinka.--ESPN
7 a.m. Motorsports: Rolex 24 of Daytona.--FS1
9 a.m. Tennis: Australian Open final: Rafael Nadal vs. Stanislas Wawrinka (d.).--ESPN2
9 a.m. Talk: Sports...
| Jan 28, 2014
| 8:58 PM
2:40 p.m. Soccer: English Premier League: Manchester City at Totttenham.--NBCSN
6 p.m. Basketball: McDonald’s All-American Games selection show (d.).--ESPNU
7 p.m. Basketball: La Salle at George Washington.--Cox 11, CSN-Plus
7 p.m. ...
| Jan 29, 2014
| 7:51 PM
At least Sidney Crosby didn't have to field questions Wednesday about never having scored against the Kings.
He did just that on March 20, 2009, against goalie Jonathan Quick at Pittsburgh.
The "new" story angles about the Pittsburgh Penguins star and...