| Nov 11, 2014
| 9:19 PM
San Francisco 49ers linebacker Patrick Willis will miss the remainder of the season and require surgery for a strained muscle in his left big toe.
Willis was placed on the season-ending injured reserve list Tuesday for the injury suffered in the third...
| Nov 13, 2014
| 11:28 PM
4 a.m. Golf: Turkish Airlines Open third round (in Belek, Turkey).--Golf
4 a.m. Baseball: U.S. major-leaguers vs. Japanese stars.--MLB Net.
7 a.m. Tennis: ATP Tour World Finals: Doubles semifinal, then singles semi.--Tennis Ch.
8:30 a.m. ...
| Oct 31, 2014
| 10:57 PM
6 a.m. Golf: BMW Masters third round (d. in Shanghai).--Golf
8:30 a.m. Highlights: North Carolina football.--MASN
8:45 a.m. Soccer: English Premier League: Liverpool at Newcastle.--NBCSN
9 a.m. Talk: Sports Highlights (d.; on Cox cable channel...
| Oct 30, 2014
| 9:29 AM
Briton Andy Murray continued his recent resurgence when he qualified for the ATP World Tour Finals by reaching the quarterfinals of the Paris Masters with a 6-3 6-3 win against Bulgarian Grigor Dimitrov on Thursday.
After dropping outside the world's top...
| May 10, 2014
| 10:15 AM
Top-ranked Rafael Nadal persevered past countryman Roberto Bautista Agut for a 6-4, 6-4 win that returned him to the Madrid Open final on Saturday.
Nadal, who reached his first clay final since winning in Rio de Janeiro in February, broke Bautista Agut'...
| Apr 27, 2014
| 8:55 AM
Maria Sharapova won her third straight Porsche Grand Prix tennis title on Sunday in Stuttgart, Germany, by coming from behind to defeat Ana Ivanovic, 3-6, 6-4, 6-1.
Sharapova won her first tournament of the year and clinched the 30th title of her...
| May 8, 2014
| 3:55 PM
Andy Murray hit error after error Thursday and was eliminated from the Madrid Masters in the third round.
The Wimbledon champion was overwhelmed by the 46th-ranked Santiago Giraldo, 6-3, 6-2. Murray's play was erratic throughout the match against the...
| May 9, 2014
| 5:35 PM
MADRID -- Defending champion Rafael Nadal gave his clay-court doldrums a boost by reaching the Madrid Open semifinals on Friday with a dominant performance against Thomas Berdych.
In the women's tournament, two-time defending champion Serena Williams...
| Apr 26, 2014
| 1:05 PM
Two-time defending champion Maria Sharapova cruised past Sara Errani, 6-1, 6-2, on Saturday to reach her third straight Porsche Grand Prix final in Stuttgart, Germany.
Sharapova dominated the 59-minute semifinal and will play Ana Ivanovic in the final....
| Sep 9, 2014
| 5:43 PM
CBS' broadcast of the U.S. Open men's singles championship -- the network's final presentation of the tennis event after hosting it 46 years -- attracted an average of 2.2 million viewers.
The low-rated Monday match was a lopsided affair with Marin...
| Jul 1, 2014
| 4:19 PM
Staid old Wimbledon got bounced on its fanny here Tuesday. Somebody sat on the spectacles and broke them. Egad. Somebody else put lowfat milk on the strawberries.
Strange things happened. The orderly became disorderly:
• An ailing Serena Williams...