Michele Roberts named NBPA chief
Washington, D.C., attorney Michele Roberts has been voted in as the new executive director of the National Basketball Players Association, becoming the first woman to head up a major sports union.
Serena Williams to play Wednesday
Serena Williams said Monday that she feels fine and is ready to play again after a disturbing performance that scared even her during a doubles match at Wimbledon four weeks ago.
Blake Griffin has fracture in back
Clippers forward Blake Griffin withdrew last week from Team USA training camp for the FIBA World Cup because he was advised by doctors to give a small fracture in his back more time to heal before the start of the next NBA season, sources told ESPN.com
Derrick Rose in form at U.S. camp
Chicago Bulls guard Derrick Rose says his confidence is 'through the roof' and he's looking forward to proving his doubters wrong this season as he tries to make his way back from two serious knee injuries.
Shelly Sterling can proceed with sale
A judge ruled against Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling on Monday in his attempt to block the $2 billion sale of the Clippers to former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer.
Jersey estimated to sell for $100K
An auction house believes an autographed, game-used Johnny Manziel jersey it is selling will set the record for the highest price ever paid for a college football jersey.
NFL VP: League sent a message
NFL senior vice president of labor policy Adolpho Birch strongly disagreed Monday that the league's two-game suspension of Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice for his domestic violence arrest was too light.
AccuWeather Forecast for the New York area
Tuesday will feature low humidity with some sunshine and clouds.
Large water main break causes road to collapse in Fort Lee
A water main break has caused a partial street collapse in Fort Lee.
Rangers beat Yankees 4-2
Yu Darvish struck out eight in seven innings for his 10th victory and J.P. Arencibia had a tiebreaking two-run single for the Texas Rangers in a 4-2 victory over the New York Yankees on Monday night.
Dayton-bound Delta flight makes emergency landing at JFK
Delta Flight 6093 from LaGuardia Airport to Dayton, Ohio made an emergency landing at JFK Airport.