Sports - Professional

Acuna expected to give boost to Braves' rebuilding process

Published Mar. 22 2018

The focus of the Atlanta Braves' rebuilding process has been pitching as the team stockpiled prospects through the draft and...

76ers rest starters in 4th quarter after thumping Grizzlies

Published Mar. 21 2018

Robert Covington, J.J. Redick and Dario Saric each had 15 points to pace all five Philadelphia starters in double-figures, and...

Ex-Hawks employee sues, claims discrimination against whites

Published Mar. 21 2018

A former Atlanta Hawks employee is accusing the professional basketball club of discriminating against white people and firing her after...

Crabbe, LeVert lead Nets over Grizzlies 118-115

Published Mar. 20 2018

The Brooklyn Nets proved supreme in another showdown with one of the NBA's worst teams.

Rinne gets 40th win as Predators beat Sabres 4-0

Published Mar. 20 2018

Predators stalwart Pekka Rinne briefly stopped to marvel when informed of the elite NHL goaltending company he joined in becoming...

Fiala, Turris rally Predators to 3-2 win over Coyotes

Published Mar. 16 2018

Kevin Fiala and Kyle Turris each had a goal and assist in the third period, leading the Nashville Predators to...

New rules could speed up Chattanooga Lookouts games

Published Mar. 16 2018

The duration of Chattanooga Lookouts games has shortened in recent seasons.

Bulls hand Grizzlies 19th straight loss on Blakeney's FTs

Published Mar. 15 2018

Antonio Blakeney made two of three free throws with 1.8 seconds left to give the Chicago Bulls a 111-110 victory...

Howard dominates inside as Hornets beat Hawks 129-117

Published Mar. 15 2018

Dwight Howard scored 20 of his season-high 33 points in the second half, Nicolas Batum had a triple-double and set...

Predators forward Calle Jarnkrok out rest of regular season

Published Mar. 15 2018

The Nashville Predators say forward Calle Jarnkrok will miss the rest of the regular season with an upper-body injury.

Official list of Falcons' free agents: Ward not tendered

Published Mar. 15 2018

Dependable backup running back Terron Ward, who was an exclusive rights free agent, was not tendered a qualifying offer.

Titans agree to terms with right guard Josh Kline

Published Mar. 14 2018

The Tennessee Titans have agreed to terms on a deal keeping right guard Josh Kline off the free agent market.

Rinne makes 32 saves as Predators beat Jets 3-1

Published Mar. 14 2018

Pekka Rinne made 32 saves and the surging Nashville Predators scored two short-handed goals in beating the Winnipeg Jets 3-1...

Westbrook's 100th triple-double, Thunder beats Hawks 119-107

Published Mar. 13 2018

Russell Westbrook picked up the 100th triple-double of his career and the Oklahoma City Thunder used a 16-0 run late...

Middleton has 24, Bucks send Grizzlies to 18th straight loss

Published Mar. 12 2018

Khris Middleton scored 24 points, Giannis Antetokounmpo added 20 and the Milwaukee Bucks sent the Memphis Grizzlies to their 18th...

Denver Broncos defensive end faces rape charge in Atlanta

Published Mar. 12 2018

Denver Broncos defensive end Adam Gotsis has been charged with rape in Atlanta.

Atlanta United wins home opener before another record crowd

Published Mar. 11 2018

With another record crowd cheering them on, Atlanta United bounced back from an ugly performance in the season opener.

LaVine, Portis lead Bulls past short-handed Hawks, 129-122

Published Mar. 11 2018

A visit to the lowly Atlanta Hawks provided a confidence boost for the Chicago Bulls.

Chattanooga FC drops 3-1 friendly to Nashville SC [photos]

Published Mar. 11 2018

This time around, the professionals were too tough.

Boyle's shootout winner leads Devils past Predators, 3-2

Published Mar. 10 2018

Brian Boyle scored in the fifth round of the shootout to lift the New Jersey Devils to a 3-2 victory...

Chattanooga FC hosts old foe now in pro ranks

Published Mar. 10 2018

It would appear Chattanooga Football Club is following the script created by this evening's opponent, new Major League Soccer franchise...

Braves lefty Scott Kazmir still looking for more speed

Published Mar. 9 2018

If his second major league comeback were to be slowed by an injury, left-handed pitcher Scott Kazmir would want it...

Predators stretch record to 10 straight wins, beat Ducks 4-2

Published Mar. 8 2018

Austin Watson scored a short-handed goal late in the second period and the Nashville Predators beat the Anaheim Ducks 4-2...