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Yankees' Aaron Boone says he was 'greedy' with pitching moves in ALDS

Yankees' Aaron Boone says he was 'greedy' with pitching moves in ALDS

NEW YORK — With the benefit of hindsight, New York Yankees first-year manager Aaron Boone admitted Friday that he left starting pitcher Luis Severino in Monday’s Game 3 of the American League Division Series too long. That decision and another similar one may have cost his team a chance at winning the series over the […]

Odell Beckham Jr. walks into locker room before halftime in Giants' loss

Odell Beckham Jr. walks into locker room before halftime in Giants' loss

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. — New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. walked off the field and into the locker room before the final play of the first half of a 34-13 loss to the Philadelphia Eagles on Thursday night. He did not return to the sideline until after the opening kickoff of the second […]

LeBron-to-Lonzo Ball alley-oop highlights duo's first game together

LeBron-to-Lonzo Ball alley-oop highlights duo's first game together

LAS VEGAS — LeBron James welcomed Lonzo Ball back to action Wednesday with a perfect alley-oop lob that Ball flushed with two hands on a well-executed give-and-go. The Los Angeles Lakers got their first glimpse of James and Ball, last year’s No. 2 overall pick, on the floor together and liked what they saw in […]

Fantasy Football Week 6 Start 'Em & Sit 'Em: Running backs

Fantasy Football Week 6 Start 'Em & Sit 'Em: Running backs

Need Fantasy Football lineup advice? Talk to CBS Sports on your Google Assistant to get insights on the best sleepers and to help decide between players. Just start with, “Hey Google, talk to CBS Sports.” More Week 6 Preview Editor’s note: Welcome to Week 6! We’re handling Jamey Eisenberg’s Start ‘Em & Sit ‘Em column a bit differently this […]

Yankees vs. Red Sox: Four things New York must do to force an ALDS Game 5

Yankees vs. Red Sox: Four things New York must do to force an ALDS Game 5

NEW YORK — Following a series of managerial blunders and the worst postseason loss in franchise history in Game 3, the New York Yankees are facing elimination in ALDS Game 4 on Tuesday night. They need to beat Rick Porcello and the Boston Red Sox to force a decisive Game 5 at Fenway Park on Thursday. […]

Midnight Mania! Conor McGregor's coach admits UFC 229 mistake: 'We trained not to lose'

Midnight Mania! Conor McGregor's coach admits UFC 229 mistake: 'We trained not to lose'

Welcome to Midnight Mania! Conor McGregor didn’t quite look himself in his UFC 229 main event against Khabib Nurmagomedov. He suffered his first-ever knockdown in UFC competition, getting tagged hard in the second round. Even when he managed, after a round of control and a round of punishment from the Dagestani champion, to keep the […]

The Steelers Aren't Quite Dead Yet

The Steelers Aren't Quite Dead Yet

PITTSBURGH — Don’t tell Atlanta’s Matt Ryan that the feuding Pittsburgh Steelers are a fractious, distracted mess on the path to their first losing season in 15 years. He won’t listen. Minutes after the Steelers sacked Ryan six times in a 41-17 trashing on Sunday, he limped toward the small, subterranean X-ray room here at […]

Wolves trade of Jimmy Butler to Heat ends at 11th hour

Wolves trade of Jimmy Butler to Heat ends at 11th hour

12:25 PM ET Adrian WojnarowskiESPN The Minnesota Timberwolves and Miami Heat advanced to the brink of a blockbuster trade for All-Star forward Jimmy Butler over the weekend — only for the deal to fracture before completion, league sources told ESPN. Minnesota had shared Butler’s medical information with Miami late in the week, sources said, a […]

How The Hell Did Iowa Pull This Off?

How The Hell Did Iowa Pull This Off?

Iowa head coach Kirk Ferentz’s alter-ego “New Kirk” made a scintillating return to the football field on Saturday just over halfway through the second quarter during a fourth-and-goal opportunity for his Hawkeyes. The play call was a bizarre formation that lead to Iowa doubling its lead over Minnesota. Up until recently, Ferentz was better known […]

Dodgers top Braves in NLDS Game 2: Kershaw at his best as Los Angeles nears NLCS bid

Dodgers top Braves in NLDS Game 2: Kershaw at his best as Los Angeles nears NLCS bid

The Dodgers behind a strong start from ace Clayton Kershaw and home runs from Manny Machado and Yasmani Grandal blanked the Braves 3-0 in Game 2 of the NLDS in Los Angeles. The Dodgers now lead 2-0 in the best-of-five series, which means they need one more win in order to advance to the NLCS […]