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Tuesday’s Sports Minute

A look at the sports headlines making news today, Tuesday, April 14. ROCKETS CATCH SPURS, GRIZZLIES FALL BACK There could…

Former New England Patriots football player Aaron Hernandez listens during a motion regarding jail phone recordings during his murder trial at the Bristol County Superior Court in Fall River, Mass., on Wednesday, March 25, 2015. Hernandez is accused in the June 2013 killing of Odin Lloyd.

Jurors to deliberate for 6th day in Aaron Hernandez trial

The jury weighing the guilt of the former New England Patriots star has deliberated for more than 27 hours.

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Don’t celebrate so soon!

This runner learns the hard way that celebrating victory before crossing the finish line could backfire.

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Former NFL player a suspect in prison murder

Former NFL running back Lawrence Phillips is suspected of killing his cellmate in a California prison.

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Passing time during a rain delay

These baseball players know how to make the best of bed weather.

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Tigers, Royals remain perfect

There are just two unbeaten teams remaining in the majors, and both reside in the American League Central.

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Real life ‘Spider-Man’ climbs Dubai skyscraper

Using just chalk and sticky tape - and no safety harness - this 52-year-old scaled the 75 story building.

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Monday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of the big sports stories making news today, Monday, April 13.

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Aaron Hernandez jury to resume deliberations for 5th day

The 12 jurors spent nearly 20 hours last week deliberating.

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Jordan Spieth wins Masters at 21 with record-tying score

Spieth became the first Masters champion to lead after every round since Raymond Floyd 39 years ago

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This weekend’s sports schedule

Some of the biggest sporting events scheduled to take place this weekend.

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This week’s top sports shots

A look at some of the best moments and biggest plays in sports this week.

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MLB to give Rose reinstatement a ‘fresh look’

Baseball commissioner Rob Manfred said on Friday that intends to give a reinstatement request by banned player Pete Rose a…

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6 ways Troy Polamalu is better at life than you

At just 33, the legendary Steelers player has already accomplished more than most. Here are six ways he dominates life off the field.

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Legendary Steeler Troy Polamalu retiring

After 12 seasons the strong safety is leaving the game.

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Lauren Hill dies after fighting tumor to play college hoops

The college freshman whose story went viral, and convinced the NCAA to move up her team's season opener, has died at 19.

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Hernandez jurors to resume deliberations for 4th day

Jurors in the murder trial of former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez will continue deliberating.

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Tigers set shutout record

The Minnesota Twins finally scored a run on Thursday, but only after the Detroit Tigers set the modern AL record for the longest shutout streak to start a season.

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Hurry up! MLB warns players to speed up game

Major League Baseball has started sending written warnings to players who have violated the new pace of game rules.

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Friday’s Sports Minute

A look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Friday, April 10.

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Huether Not Talking About Future

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Sioux Falls Mayor Mike Huether spent a full day last week in his hometown of Yankton, meeting with civic and school groups, giving advice on what could be done to make Yankton another “boomtown.”

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Nebraska Gas Tax Debate Continues

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The 2015 session of the Nebraska legislature is entering the stretch run, with only a few weeks on the calendar.

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Another Delay For Pipeline Hearing

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The South Dakota Public Utilities Commission has decided that the public input session scheduled for next Monday, in Pierre, to hear comments about the construction permit certification for the South Dakota portion of the Keystone XL Pipeline will be postponed.

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University of Nebraska President Calls for Major Impact on Water Resources

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University of Nebraska President Hank Bounds says the support the university receives from the state attracted him to the position.

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Iowa Lottery Considering Online Gaming

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Iowa Lottery officials are monitoring states that are experimenting with the electronic sale of lottery tickets.