Gabriel Landeskog scored three goals - one on a penalty shot - for his first career hat trick, Nathan MacKinnon had a goal and four assists and the Colorado Avalanche made it a successful return from Sweden with a 6-2 win over the Washington Capitals on Thursday night.
A week after Maurice Harris made a catch of the year candidate, the Redskins are hoping his versatility pays off Sunday against the New Orleans Saints.
Miami Marlins slugger Giancarlo Stanton has won the National League MVP award, barely edging Joey Votto of the Cincinnati Reds.
The International Olympic Committee will decide on Dec. 5 if Russia can compete at the Pyeongchang Winter Games.
President Donald Trump will host college sports championship teams at the White House on Friday, although the South Carolina women’s basketball team declined the invitation.
It was either Joey Votto or Giancarlo Stanton. It was not an easy decision.
Some of Max Scherzer’s contemporaries have better numbers in certain categories. But Scherzer has excelled in one metric likely to trump all: three Cy Young awards — and counting.
President Donald Trump urged three suspended UCLA basketball players on Thursday to thank China’s president for their freedom after they shoplifted in China.
Major League Baseball will change rules to speed games next year with or without an agreement with the players’ association.
Virginia Tech quarterback Josh Jackson believes the Hokies still have plenty of reasons to be motivated to finish strong even though back-to-back losses have taken them out of contention for a second consecutive trip to the ACC championship game.
Otis Livingston II scored 19 points and made three of his five 3-pointers in a late second-half run to help the Patriots rally for a 69-57 win over Binghamton on Thursday night.
The NFL has come out against House Republicans’ tax cut bill, putting the league out on a political limb even as it deals with the fallout from national anthem protests.
After missing two straight games with a hamstring injury, Jordan Reed said he’ll be a game-time decision Sunday.
They took different paths in their candidacy, but both have a strong case for the award when it is announced next week.
President Trump responded Thursday to the three UCLA players who thanked him for his role in helping secure their release from China on shoplifting charges.