The weekend sports schedule

From the Associated Press, here’s a look at some of this weekend’s major sporting events. All times are listed in…


Cowboys’ Romo ‘done for season’

Dallas Cowboys veteran quarterback Tony Romo will miss the rest of the National Football League season after re-injuring his collarbone for the second time in 10 weeks, according to an ESPN report.


College football: 5 games you can’t miss

Here is a look at some of the top college football games you'll see this week and their implications for the post-season.


Referees struggle with respect amid growing hostility

The founder of the National Association of Sports Officials is worried that recent violence against referees is hurting efforts to retain officials around the country.


Rangers replace Maple Leafs atop hockey’s most valuable list

The Rangers, who return to the top of the rankings for the first time since 2004, were valued at $1.2 billion


Rams’ Bailey in critical condition after shooting

The suspended Rams wide receiver was shot during an incident late Tuesday night.


Baseball great Willie Mays, 16 others, receive honors from Obama

Yogi Berra, Barbra Streisand, Itzhak Perlman, and among 14 others were given the highest U.S. civilian honor.


Warriors crush Lakers for best start in NBA history

The Golden State Warriors registered the best start in NBA history with their 16th straight victory in a blowout win over the visiting Los Angeles Lakers on Tuesday night at Oracle Arena.


NFL ‘Deflategate’ appeal to be heard March 3, after Super Bowl

The federal appeals court in New York will hear the NFL's appeal of the lifting of New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady's four-game suspension in the "Deflategate" controversy.


FanDuel NFL entries have fallen sharply after New York shutdown

Entries at daily fantasy sports site FanDuel's NFL contests have fallen sharply since New York's attorney general declared the games to be illegal gambling in the state and the company stopped taking money from New Yorkers.


FIFA ethics committee seeks life ban against Michel Platini

Michel Platini's lawyer says the FIFA ethics committee has requested a life ban for the UEFA president.


Wildcats take over as No. 1

The Wildcats moved up a spot after North Carolina was stunningly upset by Northern Iowa on Saturday.


Patriots beat Bills to extend unbeaten start to 10-0

The undefeated New England Patriots survived a physical war and topped the Buffalo Bills 20-13 on Monday night.


Tuesday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Nov. 24.


Warriors on the cusp of history

The Warriors are the third NBA team to start the season 15-0 and the first defending champions to do so.


Kyle Busch takes cup, Jeff Gordon says goodbye

Kyle Busch opened the Sprint Cup season in a hospital bed, and he's ended it with his first championship.


Heat Check: Moving on from Ohio State

A season's worth of skepticism about Ohio State was validated in a loss to Michigan State and the Buckeyes are no longer in the conversation to be No. 1.


Iowa up to 3 behind Clemson, Alabama; Ohio St 8th

Iowa moved to No. 3 in The Associated Press college football poll, taking advantage of the first losses by Ohio State and Oklahoma State to slip in behind No. 1 Clemson and No. 2 Alabama.


Monday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Monday, Nov. 23.


Security stepped up at WWE match amid ISIS threat

The FBI is investigating after online activists claimed members of Islamic State were planning to target the WWE Survivor Series event in Atlanta.

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