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US officials: Pilot error caused Kobe Bryant chopper crash

LOS ANGELES, California (AP) — Federal safety officials have blamed the helicopter crash that killed Kobe Bryant and eight others on board last year...

Hank Aaron, baseball’s one-time home run king, dies at 86

ATLANTA, Georgia (AP/NBC News) — The baseball great and one-time home run king Hank Aaron has died. The Atlanta Braves said he died peacefully...

Effects of coronavirus outbreak on sports around world

The Latest on the effects of the coronavirus outbreak on sports around the world Pittsburgh Steelers tight end Vance McDonald has tested positive for COVID-19,...

Tom “The Franchise” Seaver dies at 75

UNDATED (AP) - Tom Seaver has died at age 75. The Baseball Hall of Fame said he passed away Monday following complications from dementia...

ACC schedule includes Notre Dame, 10 conference games

Notre Dame will play in the Atlantic Coast Conference this season as part of a plan to play 10 league games and start the...

Jimmie Johnson 1st NASCAR driver to test positive for virus

NASCAR star Jimmie Johnson has tested positive for the coronavirus.

MLB plans 60-game slate, shortest since 1878, as union balks

Major League Baseball plans to unilaterally issue a 60-game schedule for its shortest season since 1878 after the players’ association rejected a negotiated deal of the same length, putting the sport on track for a combative return to the field amid the coronavirus pandemic.

Blaney wins at Talladega after NASCAR unites behind Wallace

Ryan Blaney held onto the lead after a restart with two laps to go, earning his second straight win at Talladega Superspeedway on a day that began with NASCAR drivers throwing their support behind Bubba Wallace.

Southeastern Conference pushing Mississippi to change flag

The Southeastern Conference is considering barring league championship events in Mississippi until the state changes its Confederate-based flag.

Dale Jarrett announces coronavirus diagnosis during TV show

NASCAR Hall of Famer Dale Jarrett says he has tested positive for coronavirus and now is in quarantine.

NASCAR bans Confederate flag from its races and properties

NASCAR has banned the Confederate flag from all events and properties.

NASCAR set to allow fans back in Florida, Alabama

NASCAR will allow a limited number of fans to return to races later this month amid the pandemic.