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‘Deflategate’ judge says Brady suspension in jeopardy

Wednesday, August 19, 2015 7:33 PM

A federal judge made clear Wednesday that the NFL’s four game suspension of Tom Brady over “Deflategate” is in jeopardy as the star New England quarterback returned to practice.

Brewers minor leaguer says he’s gay; MLB lauds his courage

Sunday, August 16, 2015 4:21 PM

The Milwaukee Brewers minor leaguer becomes the first openly gay active player on a team affiliated with Major League Baseball.

The Latest: Mickelson closes ground at PGA

Saturday, August 15, 2015 3:21 PM

Phil Mickelson has made up a lot of ground in the third round at the PGA Championship. Lefty finished the day at 6 under and moved to 5 under for the tournament.

Timberwolves’ Flip Saunders says he has lymphoma

Tuesday, August 11, 2015 12:20 PM

Saunders announced on Tuesday that he has been undergoing chemotherapy treatments for Hodgkin’s lymphoma. He says his doctors are calling it “very treatable and curable.”

Pro Football Hall of Famer Frank Gifford dies at 84

Sunday, August 9, 2015 3:20 PM

Gifford led the New York Giants to a league championship in 1956 and later teamed up with Howard Cosell and Don Meredith in the “Monday Night Football” booth.

Minnesota, center Erik Haula agree on 2-year contract

Sunday, August 2, 2015 7:01 PM

The Wild announced the deal Sunday with the restricted free agent.

Maple Leafs hire longtime Devils exec Lou Lamoriello as GM

Thursday, July 23, 2015 1:53 PM

The Toronto Maple Leafs hired longtime NHL executive Lou Lamoriello as general manager on Thursday, bringing in an experienced executive to try to turn around the franchise.

St. Thomas hosts National Senior Games

Monday, July 20, 2015 7:36 PM
Clare Hanson is presented with a medal with her team from New Mexico, which won the women's basketball title for the over-80 age group. Hanson returned to basketball in 2000 after a 50-year break. (Elena Neuzil/TommieMedia)

Athletes ages 50 and up competed against each other July 3-16 in the National Senior Games, a biennial sports competition designed to keep older athletes active.

Johnson wins British Open, stops Spieth’s bid for Grand Slam

Monday, July 20, 2015 6:58 PM

It was the first British Open to end on Monday since 1988 because of a brief rain delay Friday morning and 10½-hour wind delay on Saturday.

Trout wins MVP as AL All-Stars top NL 6-3

Wednesday, July 15, 2015 8:02 AM

Mike Trout became the first player in 38 years to homer leading off an All-Star Game, then became the first player to take home the Midsummer Classic’s MVP award two years in row.

Trout, Harper, plenty of fresh faces highlight All-Star Game

Tuesday, July 14, 2015 12:30 PM

This is an age when The Kids are All Right — a record 20 of the 76 All-Stars for Tuesday night’s game are 25 or younger, according to STATS.

BMX pioneer Scot Breithaupt found dead; cause undetermined

Tuesday, July 7, 2015 9:21 PM

Scot Alexander Breithaupt, who helped turn BMX bike racing from a backyard backwater into an international action sport, has died, authorities said.

The Latest: Carli Lloyd wins Golden Ball as top player

Sunday, July 5, 2015 8:56 PM

Carli Lloyd has won the Golden Ball as the most outstanding player in the Women’s World Cup.

Twins recall star prospect Miguel Sano from Double-A

Thursday, July 2, 2015 7:04 PM

One of the prized prospects in all of baseball, Sano was recalled from Double-A Chattanooga before the Twins opened a four-game series against the Royals.

Minnesota Wild agree to terms on 6-year deal with goalie Devan Dubnyk

Saturday, June 27, 2015 5:45 PM

The Minnesota Wild agreed to terms Saturday on a 6-year, $26 million deal with goalie Devan Dubnyk.