Nike launches ‘Icon’ Kaepernick jersey days after NFL collusion case settlement

FILE – In this Oct. 11, 2018, file photo, former NFL football quarterback Colin Kaepernick smiles on stage during W.E.B. Du Bois Medal ceremonies at Harvard University, in Cambridge,... Read more »

MLB notebook: Padres make Machado’s $300 million deal official

The San Diego Padres made their 10-year commitment to infielder Manny Machado official Thursday, revealing that the $300 million contract has an opt-out clause in five years. FILE PHOTO:... Read more »

Two similar-looking baseball players take DNA tests to find out if they’re related

Two minor league baseball players were put to the test Wednesday – a DNA test, that is. The pitchers — both named Brady Feigl — are part of the Texas Rangers... Read more »

Golf: McIlroy almost aces par-four en route to Mexico Championship lead

Feb 21, 2019; Mexico City, MEX; Rory McIlroy plays his shot from the 12th tee during the first round of the WGC – Mexico Championship golf tournament at Club... Read more »

Chances Colin Kaepernick signs with NFL ‘higher now’ after grievance settlement, report says

Speculation over Colin Kaepernick’s return to the NFL has reportedly increased in the wake of the former San Francisco 49ers quarterback settling his grievance with the league last week.... Read more »

New Jersey sportsbook refunds bets after Duke player’s sneaker mishap

NEW YORK (Reuters) – A U.S. sportsbook has refunded wagers from fans who bet on Duke University to win a college basketball game on Wednesday evening but instead saw... Read more »

Flying stuffed animal costs Georgia upset win over Mississippi State

Georgia Bulldogs men’s basketball lost their game against the Mississippi State Bulldogs on Wednesday after someone sitting in the stands threw a stuffed animal on the court. The bizarre... Read more »

Cycling: Copenhagen to host 2021 Tour de France depart

(Reuters) – Copenhagen will host the opening three stages of the 2021 Tour de France making it the most northerly Grand Depart in the race’s history, organizers confirmed on... Read more »

Legendary Syracuse basketball coach Jim Boeheim involved in fatal car accident, district attorney says

Syracuse head coach Jim Boeheim yells at an official during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against Boston College in Syracuse, N.Y., Saturday, Feb. 9, 2019.... Read more »

Source: NFL wants more info from Rams on Gurley’s injury

A revelation from running back C.J. Anderson that Todd Gurley’s knee injury was more severe than the Los Angeles Rams thought — and disclosed — triggered an NFL request... Read more »