When it comes to alligators, it's hard not to kiss and tell. Just ask Detroit Tigers outfielder Torii Hunter.
Some NFL kickers are hoping a proposal that would push extra-point attempts back to the 43-yard line ultimately gets the boot.
Martin Brodeur is among the most notable netminders left on the market, and a source with knowledge of the situation confirmed to ESPNNewYork.com that the New Jersey Devils goalie would welcome an opportunity for a change in scenery.
Alabama coach Nick Saban and Arkansas coach Bret Bielema voiced their concerns about the effects of up-tempo, no-huddle offenses on player safety to the NCAA committee that passed a proposal to slow down those attacks.
While they still need salary-cap space, the Pittsburgh Steelers will not release veteran safety Troy Polamalu, league sources told ESPN NFL Insider Adam Schefter on Wednesday morning.
As part of his settlement with the NFL for reinstatement, Seattle Seahawks cornerback Brandon Browner is expected to be suspended for some length of time to open the 2014 season, league sources told ESPN NFL Insider Adam Schefter.
The Dallas Cowboys have told defensive end DeMarcus Ware that they want him to remain with the team in 2014, according to a source, but now the team and player have to come up with a way to bridge the gap over how much the seven-time Pro Bowler makes.
Former Seattle Seahawks cornerback Brandon Browner said Tuesday on Twitter he's been reinstated by the NFL.
Dwight Howard had 22 points and 16 rebounds, James Harden added 21 points, and the Houston Rockets held LeBron James in check Tuesday night in a 106-103 win over the Miami Heat.
The Vancouver Canucks have traded goaltender Roberto Luongo to the Florida Panthers for forward Shawn Matthias and goalie Jacob Markstrom.
Russell Westbrook had a triple-double in 21 minutes and Kevin Durant scored 42 points to help the Oklahoma City Thunder defeat the woeful Philadelphia 76ers 125-92 on Tuesday night for their third straight win.
Nik Stauskas scored 24 points, and No. 12 Michigan shot 70 percent from the 3-point line to win its first Big Ten title outright since 1986 with an 84-53 victory over Illinois on Tuesday night.
The Baltimore Orioles have signed free-agent pitcher Johan Santana to a minor league contract with an invitation to spring training, the team announced Tuesday.
The Minnesota Wild acquired veteran goaltender Ilya Bryzgalov from the Edmonton Oilers on Tuesday in exchange for a fourth-round draft selection.
Stephen Strasburg pitched two scoreless innings in his spring debut for Washington, but Phil Gosselin took advantage of Nationals rookie manager Matt Williams defensive shift in the eighth inning to give the Atlanta Braves an 8-4 victory Tuesday.
The Clemson Tigers have suspended starters Corey Crawford and David Beasley along with key reserves Garry Peters and Shaq Anthony for the season opener against Georgia for a team rules violation, coach Dabo Swinney announced Tuesday.
The Houston Astros' Jon Singleton, among the top first-base prospects in baseball, is opening up publicly for the first time about his battle with marijuana addiction and his monthlong stay at a rehabilitation center.
Jairus Byrd said Tuesday that he remains in contact with the Buffalo Bills one day after the team decided not to assign the franchise tag to the pending free agent.
Chris Smith, the younger brother of New York Knicks guard J.R. Smith, has been released by the Erie BayHawks, the Knicks' D-League affiliate.
Former Texas Rangers second baseman Ian Kinsler clearly won't be pulling for his old club now that he's with the Detroit Tigers. "I hope they go 0-162," he said.