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Mets' Carlos Carrasco leaves start vs. Braves with apparent side injury

Carrasco had only just returned to the mound following a nearly hourlong rain delay


Les Snead: It’s “fruitless” to try to replace Aaron Donald

Rams defensive tackle Aaron Donald recently said he plans to stay with the Rams for as long as coach Sean McVay is with the team. Even then, the Rams aren’t counting on having Donald beyond 2024. G.M. Les Snead tells Emmanuel Morgan of the New York Times that the Rams are planning on three more [more]


Boxing-Joshua to use lessons learned from Usyk defeat in rematch

(Reuters) - A "re-invented" Anthony Joshua said he is well aware of Oleksandr Usyk's tricks and knows what he must do to defeat the Ukrainian when they meet in their rematch in Jeddah on Aug. 20. Usyk beat Joshua in front of a sell-out crowd at London's Tottenham Hotspur Stadium last September to take the WBA, WBO, IBF and IBO belts. The 32-year-...


Tony La Russa Is Taking Managing Advice From Fans During Games

Tony La Russa got managerial advice from a fan in the second row.


Indian court urged to settle issues that led to FIFA ban

NEW DELHI (AP) — India’s top court is expected to take up a government plea to settle issues that led to the national soccer federation’s suspension by FIFA and the possible loss of its hosting rights for the Under-17 Women’s World Cup in October. The FIFA suspension follows the Supreme Court's appointment of a three-member Committee of Administrators to manage the affairs of the All India Football Federation and to conduct elections for new...


Pete Carril, legendary Princeton basketball coach and Hall of Famer, dies at 92

Pete Carril won a combined 525 games at Lehigh and Princeton and coached the Tigers to 13 Ivy League titles and 11 NCAA tournament berths.


World Juniors 2022: Mason McTavish's dominance, USA's top forwards highlight biggest takeaways from preliminary round

The first stage of the 2022 World Juniors is complete and boy, was it filled with excitement. We saw history made for one small country, a player etch himself into the Canadian record books, a sensational Michigan goal and much, much more. The preliminary round is always exciting and the one in August was no exception. It took a bit longer for team...


Dameon Pierce hype, grenade players & Steelers preview

Subscribe to the Yahoo Fantasy Football Forecast Apple Podcasts | Spotify | Stitcher | Google Podcasts Matt Harmon and Andy Behrens discuss the hype around Dameon Pierce and discuss their philosophies for factoring preseason hype into their fantasy football rankings before listing off some grenade players (players that could have big years and blow...


This is the richest WWE wrestler of all time, according to data—and no, it's not The Rock

Who are the wealthiest wrestlers? Stacker ranks the top 20 professional wrestlers by net worth per data from Celebrity Net Worth.


Which teams have pulled off three-peats in North American pro sports?

It’s hard enough to repeat in pro sports, but to three-peat? Well, that puts you in rare territory, one so impressive we had to invent a whole new word for it.


Kamaru Usman vs. Leon Edwards 2: UFC 278 date, fight time, TV channel and live stream

Get ready for a rematch seven years in the making.


Have the Maple Leafs Done Enough to Get Over the Hump?

The Toronto Maple Leafs have had a busy offseason re-tooling their roster. Have they done enough to finally get over the hump?


NBA World Reacts To Kevin Durant News

Kevin Durant has stayed mum regarding trade rumors, but he quickly squashed talks of retirement. In an article posted Monday, NBA insider Marc Stein recalled an anonymous league executive telling him during the NBA Summer League that Durant was more likely to retire than suit up for the Brooklyn ...


Biggest takeaway from Aidan Hutchinson's debut 'NFL Total Access'

Biggest takeaway from Detroit Lions defensive end Aidan Hutchinson's debut 'NFL Total Access'


Watch: What if Will Zalatoris would've hit off the rock wall at the FedEx St. Jude Championship?

What would've happened had Will Zalatoris played off the rock wall where his tee shot on the par-3 11th hole ended up? Zalatoris' ball bounced off the grass short and right of the pin location before tumbling toward a rock wall encompassing the green. The ball somehow didn't…


QB battle winner predictions after preseason week 1 'NFL Total Access'

NFL Network's Marc Ross and Mike Robb discuss QB battle winner predictions after preseason week 1.


Sleeping giant awoken? Debating Kevin Harvick’s Championship 4 chances

NASCAR.com's Backseat Drivers are joined by NBC's Steve Letarte to debate if Kevin Harvick will make the Championship 4 at Phoenix Raceway.


Jets 'comfortable' with Joe Flacco, unlikely to target Jimmy Garoppolo

The New York Jets received a pretty big scare in their preseason opener against the Philadelphia Eagles when young quarterback Zach Wilson went down to injury in the second quarter.


Browns center Dawson Deaton suffers torn ACL in practice

Injury woes continue to mount along the Cleveland Browns' offensive line. A few days after center Nick Harris suffered a knee injury, likely ending the season for the first-year starter, fellow center Dawson Deaton suffered a torn ACL in practice. Cleveland drafted Deaton…


Albert Pujols two-homer game overshadows crazy resurgence down the stretch

Cardinals DH Albert Pujols has been on an incredible run since the start of July, outpacing everyone but Aaron Judge in OPS. All of the sudden, Albert Pujols is within a realistic range of hitting the 700 home runs mark to complete his legendary career. It helped having a two-home-run...


Jimmy Johnson will only be in-studio for Fox NFL Sunday on doubleheader weeks

Earlier this month, Fox Sports revealed their lineup of NFL broadcasters for the upcoming 2022 season. However, news about their studio crew wasn’t included in the release. In an interview Saturday with the Miami Herald, Jimmy Johnson talked with Jordan McPherson about several topics, including his role on Fox NFL Sunday. Johnson revealed that he’d Read more... The post Jimmy Johnson will only be in-studio for Fox NFL Sunday on doubleheader...


Serena Wiliams at Western & Southern Open: TV schedule, scores, results for 2022 US Open tune-up in Cincinnati

The end of Serena Williams' glittering tennis career is fast approaching. The 23-time major champion announced her intentions to retire following the U.S. Open in the most recent edition of Vogue, sending shockwaves around the sports world. Williams' announcement brought a level of intrigue the famous tourney at The Pit hasn't seen in some time. Th...


Dodgers planning to reinstate SP Dustin May on Saturday for 2022 debut

It’ll be May's first MLB appearance in over 15 months, as the 24-year-old has been out of action since undergoing Tommy John surgery in May 2021.


Devin Booker will host Luka Doncic on opening night

Shams Charania: After blowout Game 7 loss in West semifinals, th


MLB photo of the day: Best of the 2022 season

Take a look through all the best shots of the 2022 Major League Baseball season from around the USA TODAY Network.


Browns activate Pro Bowl CB Denzel Ward

Ward injured his foot on the final day of Browns minicamp, but the cornerback avoided any structural damage.


Patrick Mahomes values legacy over being highest-paid QB: 'It's not always about getting the most money'

Mahomes cares less about the millions and more about the championships


EA is collaborating with Marvel on FIFA 23 FUT Heroes cards

There are roughly six weeks left until FIFA 23 comes out. It'll be the last game that Electronic Arts (EA) and Federa


Report: Aqib Talib was “just feet” away from the shooter in fatal incident at youth football game

The brother of Aqib Talib allegedly shot and killed a man at a youth football game over the weekend. Aqib Talib was reportedly close to the gunman at the time the incident happen. TMZ.com reports that a video of the incident shows that Aqib Talib was “just feet” away from the man who fired the [more]


Monday Sports in Brief

COLLEGE FOOTBALL Alabama is No. 1 in the preseason AP Top 25 for the second straight season. That is also the ninth time overall, second most in poll history. The Crimson Tide received 54 of 63 first-place votes for the poll released Monday. Ohio State is No. 2 with six first-place votes. Defending national champion Georgia is third with three first-place votes. Clemson is No. 4 and Notre Dame rounds out the top five. The Tide’s preseason No. 1...


Rudy Gobert to face Jazz on October 21

Chris Haynes: Minnesota


Could Brandon Staley’s aggressive fourth down philosophy end up being predictable?

Sometimes football coaches can become so set in how “they do things” that their philosophy can negatively affect the team’s overall production. That could be said about Los Angeles Chargers second-year head coach Brandon Staley. He believes in rolling the dice and going for it on fourth down. And isn’t shy about it.


#14 Clemson LB Trenton Simpson | 2022 ACC Top 25 Returning Players

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The most exciting offseason addition for every NFL team

It's been a roller-coaster ride of an NFL offseason, and every team's fans have reason to be excited. These are the most exciting moves by every NFL team in the 2022 offseason.


Former world champion Barry Jones makes big prediction ahead of Oleksandr Usyk vs. Anthony Joshua 2

Barry Jones has had his say on this weekend's heavyweight blockbuster.


Compliments to the Coach: How Pete Carril Put Princeton on the Map

The engineer of the “Princeton Offense” who always deflected praise toward his team, believed a player’s character was a result of how they approached the game.


Decoldest Crawford's HVAC Commercial is Here and it is Perfect

VIDEO: Decoldest Crawford's local air conditioning commercial is wonderful.


Watch: Decoldest Crawford stars in incredible HVAC commercial

Nebraska wide receiver Decoldest Crawford has one of the best names in college football, as well as the most fitting endorsement deal around. He also has starred in one perfectly made commercial.


Links: Carey Price and the cap space dilemma

In today’s links, complicated decisions regarding Carey Price, Dach still not signed, women’s Team Canada looking Olympic, Huberdeau pledges his brain to research, and more.


Little League World Series teams, ages, pitch count & more to know for 2022 tournament

The Little League World Series is once again placing emphasis on "world" in its 2022 tournament. A year after featuring an all-U.S. field for the first time since 1975, the 75th Little League World Series will once again feature the best competition from around the globe, including two new expansion teams for both the United States and internationa...


A free agent profile for Danny DeKeyser

The lack of movement on the salary cap in recent seasons has caused specific contracts to look worse than they otherwise would have.


Who are the new play-callers for the 2022 NFL season?

Some teams opted to hire veteran headset operators, while others will entrust their offenses to first-timers. Arranged by NFL play-calling experience, here is this year's contingent of new hires.


Camavinga is the main favorite to win 2022 Golden Boy award

According to Tuttosport, who hand out the award.


MAQB: Bengals Let Burrow Control His Return to Training Camp

Cincinnati trusted its quarterback enough to let him take his time in recovering from his appendectomy. Plus, why Tuesday could be a big day for the QB trade market.


Mets position player outpitches actual pitchers in blowout loss

The New York Mets (75-41) are having an outstanding season, and they’re looking especially dangerous for the postseason with a rotation led by Jacob deGrom and Max Scherzer. But on Monday night, their pitching really struggled, until a position player dominated on the mound. Mets pitchers Carlos Carrasco (who left with side tightness), Joely Rodríguez, Read more... The post Mets position player outpitches actual pitchers in blowout loss appeared...


MLB roundup: Rangers top A's after firing manager

Glenn Otto ended a nine-start winless streak and Marcus Semien delivered a home run as the Texas Rangers edged the Oakland Athletics 2-1 on Monday in Arlington, Texas. The victory capped a transitional day for the Rangers, who parted ways with manager Chris Woodward. Tony Beasley, who had coached third base for the club, was victorious in his first...


Latest update on Falcons WR Drake London's knee injury

Atlanta Falcons wide receiver Drake London's NFL preseason debut didn't last long, as he left early in the game after suffering a knee injury. London will "probably not" practice this week as the Falcons prepare for their next preseason tilt against the New York Je


UFC 278 'Embedded,' No. 1: Luke Rockhold is there to support 'Chito' Vera in San Diego

The UFC is back with its ninth pay-per-view of the year, which means the popular "Embedded" fight-week video series is here to document what's happening behind the scenes. UFC 278 takes place Saturday at Vivint Arena in Salt Lake City. The main card airs on pay-per


Renewed Ricky: Castillo rediscovers focus, enjoyment to open last U.S. Amateur strong

After a junior season in which he lost focus and enjoyment in golf, Ricky Castillo has shown up at the U.S. Amateur renewed.


Reports: Tiger Woods meeting with top PGA Tour players to talk taking on LIV Golf

The PGA Tour's top-ranked players are meeting to talk about LIV Golf. They've invited a ringer. Tiger Woods is traveling to the Wilmington, Delaware site of the BMW Championship on Tuesday to join them as they address the Saudi-backed rebel golf league and how best to approach its escalating infringement on the Tour. The Fire Pit Collective's Alan ...