Posted: 01/23/2014 - An attorney for Denver Broncos linebacker Von Miller has entered a guilty plea on Miller's behalf to two traffic violations, and other traffic charges have been dropped.
Posted: 01/23/2014 - The NFL's officiating chief has cleared Broncos receiver Wes Welker of any wrongdoing for his hit that knocked Patriots cornerback Aqib Talib out of Sunday's AFC Championship.
Posted: 01/23/2014 - Richard Sherman wondered if he came to the NFL 20 years too late.
Posted: 01/22/2014 - Dwight Howard and James Harden combined for 50 points in just three quarters to help the Houston Rockets cruise to their third straight win, a 119-98 victory over the Sacramento Kings on Wednesday night.
Posted: 01/22/2014 - The executive director of the Texas Sports Hall of Fame is retiring after 17 years in that position. Steve Fallon announced his retirement Wednesday after serving as director since 1997. He will officially step down March 1, two days after the induction ceremony for the hall's latest class.
Posted: 01/22/2014 - Odyssey Sims scored 20 points as No. 12 Baylor rolled over Kansas State 71-47 on Wednesday. Baylor (15-3, 5-1 Big 12) shot 42 percent, made 6 of 14 beyond the arc and 15 of 24 from the line, though Sims was the only player in double figures. The Lady Bears won the rebounding battle 40-31.
Posted: 01/22/2014 - DeMar DeRozan scored a career-high 40 points, Greivis Vasquez had 17 and the Toronto Raptors snapped a two-game losing streak by beating the Dallas Mavericks 93-85 on Wednesday night.
Posted: 01/22/2014 - NFL great Deion Sanders took quarterback Andrew Luck and Cam Newton with his first skill position picks in the Pro Bowl draft, moving for passers early in building a team for one win.
Updated: 01/22/2014 - A Dallas jury has convicted former Cowboys player Josh Brent of intoxication manslaughter in a wreck that killed a teammate.
Posted: 01/22/2014 - Former NFL and University of Texas quarterback Vince Young has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection. The petition was filed last week in a Houston federal bankruptcy court, listing Young with estimated assets between $500,001 and $1 million and liabilities between $1,001,000 and $10 million. The Houston Chronicle reports (http://bit.ly/1edNPn8 ) no specific details on Young's assets and liabilities were immediately available.
Updated: 01/22/2014 - The 2014 Houston Astros Caravan presented by Academy Sports + Outdoors and Blue Bell continues tomorrow, Thursday, January 23 to “raise the flag over Astros Country.”
Posted: 01/22/2014 - The chairman of the House Homeland Security Committee says safety measures undertaken by the Russian government at the Sochi site of the Olympics are the "most impressive" in the history of the Games.
Posted: 01/22/2014 - The jury deciding the intoxication manslaughter case against former Dallas Cowboys player Josh Brent will deliberate for a second day. Jurors are expected to resume Wednesday after deliberating for about three-and-a-half hours a day earlier.
Posted: 01/21/2014 - Victoria Azarenka's 18-match winning streak at the Australian Open ended in an upset 6-1, 5-7, 6-0 quarterfinal loss to Agnieszka Radwanska on Wednesday to continue the flow of stars tumbling out of the season's first major.
Posted: 01/21/2014 - Jonathan Holmes made a catch-and-shoot 3 pointer at the buzzer to send Texas to a 67-64 victory over No. 22 Kansas State on Tuesday night, the Longhorns' fourth straight victory in the Big 12.
Posted: 01/21/2014 - Correctly predicting the outcome of every game in the NCAA men's basketball tournament is no layup. There's now a $1 billion prize waiting for anyone able to pull off the feat this spring.
Posted: 01/21/2014 - Texas Rangers manager Ron Washington says he isn't worried that his contract hasn't yet been extended past the upcoming season. Washington is the team's winningest manager with 611 wins over his seven seasons, and took Texas to its only two World Series in 2010 and 2011.
Posted: 01/21/2014 - Roger Goodell doesn't want to stand pat with the PAT. He's suggesting potential changes in the extra point that, well, might have some legs.
Posted: 01/20/2014 - Andrew Wiggins scored 17 points, most of them coming at the free throw line, and No. 8 Kansas pulled away in the second half to beat No. 24 Baylor 78-68 on Monday night.
Posted: 01/20/2014 - Chandler Parsons scored a season-high 31 points and Dwight Howard added 24 points to lead the Houston Rockets to a 126-113 win over Portland on Monday night that snapped the Trail Blazers' five-game winning streak.
Posted: 01/20/2014 - Ethan Wragge tied a school record with nine 3-pointers for all 27 points, Doug McDermott hit five 3s and scored 23 points, and Creighton set a team mark with 21 3-pointers in a 96-68 victory over No. 4 Villanova on Monday night.
Posted: 01/20/2014 - Champ Bailey finally gets a chance to live up to his name. The 12-time Pro Bowler is headed to his first Super Bowl in his 15th - and most trying - NFL season, one in which he missed 11 games and parts of two others because of a nagging foot injury.
Posted: 01/20/2014 - Seattle coach Pete Carroll says after speaking with Richard Sherman the fiery cornerback was apologetic that his rant against San Francisco's Michael Crabtree overshadowed the Seahawks reaching their second Super Bowl in franchise history.
Posted: 01/20/2014 - Monta Ellis scored 22 points, Shawn Marion added 18 and the Dallas Mavericks held off a late Cleveland rally to beat the Cavaliers 102-97 on Monday.