Seahawks QB Russell Wilson Not Concerned over Contract Situation

Kevin Casey/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- While Quarterbacks like Tom Brady, Peyton Manning, Drew Brees, and even Joe Flacco are among the highest paid players in the NFL, Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson remains one of the best bargains in the lea

ESPN: Georgia State Guard R.J. Hunter to Enter NBA Draft

Jupiterimages/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- With Georgia State's end-of-season run still fresh in everyone's mind, ESPN reports guard R.J. Hunter will enter the 2015 NBA Draft.Hunter will reportedly hold a news conference on Tuesday to make the decision of

Hornets' Al Jefferson Will Not Be at Full Strength for the Rest of the Season

NBA via Utah Jazz(NEW YORK) -- As the Charlotte Hornets fight for there playoff lives with the regular season winding down, they'll have to do it with one of their best players feeling less than 100%.Head coach Steve Clifford announced that center Al Jeff

Craig Sager Suffers Leukemia Recurrence

National Basketball Association(NEW YORK) -- NBA Broadcaster Craig Sager has suffered a recurrence of his Leukemia, according to his son.Sager's son shared the news via his Twitter feed:We wanted to ensure he was taken care of & that we knew what the

Mariners Prospect Passes Away After Boating Accident

Major League Baseball(NEW YORK) -- Victor Sanchez, a 20-year-old prospect of the Seattle Mariners, lost his life from injuries sustained in a February boating accident, according to the team.Sanchez reportedly suffered a double skull fracture and brain he

Hamlin Wins at Martinsville

Chris Graythen/Getty Images for NASCAR(MARTINSVILLE, Va.) -- At NASCAR's famous "slow" track, Denny Hamlin survived the rubbing and racing to take the checkered flag at Martinsville Speedway.Hamlin outlasted Brad Keselowski in the final five laps, who sai

Alabama Dismisses DT Taylor

American Football Field Yard Lines IStockPhoto/ Thinkstock(TUSCALOOSA, Al.) -- The Alabama Crimson Tide have dismissed defensive tackle Jonathan Taylor from the football team after he was arrested on a domestic violence charge, the team announced.Alabama

Scoreboard Roundup - 3/29/15

Hemera/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- NBA: Houston Rockets 99 (50-23) - Washington Wizards 91 (41-33)Brooklyn Nets 107 (32-40) - Los Angeles Lakers 99 (19-53)New Orleans Pelicans 110 (39-34) - Minnesota Timberwolves 88 (16-57)NCAA Tournament: East Region: Elit

Report: Chris Mullin Offered St. John's Job

Jim Rogash/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- Chris Mullin has been offered the job to become the next head coach at St. John's, multiple sources told ESPN.One source told ESPN a deal could be done as soon as Sunday night.Mullin is one of the greatest players

Spartans Move Onto Final Four After 76-70 OT Win Over Louisville

Mitchell Layton/Getty Images(SYRACUSE, N.Y.) -- Coach Tom Izzo and the Michigan State Spartans capped an improbable run to the Final Four with an overtime win.Senior guard Travis Trice scored 17 points and the seventh-seeded Spartans clamped dow

Red Sox Name Clay Buchholz Opening Day Starter

Jim Rogash/Getty Images(FORT MYERS, Fla.) -- The Boston Red Sox named pitcher Clay Buchholz the Opening Day starter for their game against the Philadelphia Phillies on April 6.Buchholz will be making his first Opening Day start in nine seasons and edged o

Justin Verlander's 'Tight' Tricep Shows Improvement

Robert Rogers/MLB Photos via Getty Images(CLEARWATER, Fla.) -- Justin Verlander played catch Sunday morning for the first time since leaving a start with a cramp in his right tricep, but it remained unclear when the Detroit Tigers ace

Justin Verlander: Triceps Feels 'Better'

Robert Rogers/MLB Photos via Getty Images(CLEARWATER, Fla.) -- Justin Verlander played catch Sunday morning for the first time since leaving a start with a cramp in his right tricep, but it remained unclear when the Detroit Tigers ace

Rick Barnes Departs from Texas

Brian Bahr/Getty Images(TEXAS) -- Rick Barnes parted ways with a team he coached for 17 seasons on Sunday in a classy way.Barnes and the school agreed to "mutually part ways" and during his tenure he was 402-180 and won three Big 12 regular-season champio

Aldridge Powers Trail Blazers Over Nuggets, 120-114

Christian Petersen/Getty Images(PORTLAND, Ore.) -- Blazers power forward LaMarcus Aldridge had 32 points and 11 rebounds as Portland (47-25) outpaced the Denver Nuggets (28-46), 120-114 Saturday night.In 35 minutes of action, Aldridge was 13-of 20 from th

Koivu & Niederreiter Lead Wild Past Kings, 4-1

iStockPhoto/Thinkstock(ST. PAUL, Minn.) -- Center Mikko Koivu and forward Nino Niederreiter each scored two goals as the Minnesota Wild (44-25-7; 95pts) iced the Los Angeles Kings (37-24-14; 88pts), 4-1 on Saturday night.Niederreiter put the Wild on the s

Mirotic Scores 24 Points in Bulls 111-80 Win Against Knicks

Ronald Martinez/Getty Images(CHICAGO) -- Six players scored in double-figures for the Bulls led by power forward Nikola Mirotic with 24 points as Chicago (45-29) beat New York (14-60), 111-80 Saturday night. It’s the Knicks franchise-record 60th los

Terence Newman Joins Vikings

NFL via Getty Images(MINNEAPOLIS) -- Cornerback Terence Newman signed a one-year contract with the Minnesota Vikings.The deal means the 36-year-old Newman will be reunited with Vikings head coach Mike Zimmer, who was Newman's defensive coordinator for fou

Wisconsin's Hot Shooting Buries Arizona, Sends Badgers to Final Four

Ronald Martinez/Getty Images(LOS ANGELES) -- Top-ranked Wisconsin hits 10 of 12, 3-point attempts in the second half to eliminate No. 2 Arizona 85-78, Saturday, from the Men's NCAA Basketball Tournament and reach its second straight Final Four.Frank Kamin

Kentucky Overcomes Late Deficit to KO Notre Dame, Advance to Final Four

Mitchell Layton/Getty Images(CLEVELAND) -- The luck of the Irish ran out.Leading most of the second half, No. 3 Notre Dame slowly watched top-ranked Kentucky come back and eventually take the lead for good when Andrew Harrison made two free throws with si

Bruins Ruin Lundqvist's Return

iStockphoto/Thinkstock(BOSTON) -- Milan Lucic scored twice to help the Boston Bruins upend the New York Rangers 4-2 Saturday, spoiling goalie Henrik Lundqvist's return to the ice.Lundqvist, who missed the past seven weeks with a vascular injury, was insta

Scoreboard Roundup - 3/28/15

Hemera/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- NHL: Boston Bruins 4 (37-25-13, 87 pts) - New York Rangers 2 (47-20-7, 101 pts)Detroit Red Wings 4 (40-22-12, 92 pts) - Tampa Bay Lightning 0 (46-23-7, 99 pts)Nashville Predators 4 (47-21-8, 102 pts) - Washi

Longhorns Fire Rick Barnes

Mitchell Layton/Getty Images(AUSTIN, Tx) -- After seventeen seasons, the Texas Longhorns will be seeking a new leader for their men's basketball program.The University informed Rick Barnes Saturday that he will be relieved of his duties, according to ESPN

Cubs Phenom Kris Bryant and Theo Epstein at Odds Over Major League Call-Up

Brian D. Kersey(MESA, Ariz.) -- Chicago Cubs third baseman Kris Bryant has arguably been the best player in the Major Leagues during spring training. Despite the dominance he's shown at the plate, he's still expected to start the season in the minors.Brya

Panthers Claim Offensive Lineman Jonathan Martin Off Waivers

National Football League(CHARLOTTE, N.C.) -- Former San Francisco 49ers offensive lineman Jonathan Martin has a new home as the Carolina Panthers have claimed him off waivers.Martin was released by the 49ers this past Thursday. He spent just one season wi

Former Utah Jazz Center Enes Kanter Rips the Organization

Brian A. Westerholt/Getty Images(SALT LAKE CITY) -- After spending the first 3 1/2 seasons with the Utah Jazz, center Enes Kanter is playing some of the best basketball of his career since being traded to the Oklahoma City Thunder. Kanter is thoroughly en

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