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Another Gordon in line for Lookouts

Published Feb. 22 2017

Another Gordon is on track to make Chattanooga the next stop on his ascent to major league baseball.

Magic Johnson takes charges of struggling Lakers

Published Feb. 21 2017

The Los Angeles Lakers fired general manager Mitch Kupchak on Tuesday and put Magic Johnson in charge of basketball operations...

Record All-Star: Anthony Davis scores 52, West tops East 192-182

Published Feb. 19 2017

NEW ORLEANS (AP) - Anthony Davis had an All-Star Game for the record books.


Chattanooga Area Hall of Fame banquet ticket deadline nears

Published Feb. 16 2017

Monday is the deadline for buying tickets to the Greater Chattanooga Sports Hall of Fame induction banquet on Feb. 27,...

Jordan Spieth breezes to big win at Pebble Beach

Published Feb. 12 2017

PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. (AP) - Jordan Spieth kept it simple Sunday and won the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am for the...

Braves acquire Brandon Phillips from Reds in trade

Published Feb. 12 2017

ATLANTA (AP) - The Atlanta Braves acquired three-time All-Star Brandon Phillips on Sunday from the Cincinnati Reds in exchange for...

Atlanta United wins debut 4-0 over Chattanooga FC [photos]

Published Feb. 12 2017

Atlanta United FC had to start somewhere, and Finley Stadium provided a memorable launching point Saturday afternoon.

Falcons hire Steve Sarkisian as new offensive coordinator

Published Feb. 8 2017

After only one game as Alabama's offensive coordinator, Steve Sarkisian is heading to the National Football League.

Steve Sarkisian reportedly leaving Alabama to be Falcons' new offensive coordinator

Published Feb. 7 2017

Multiple media outlets are reporting that Alabama offensive coordinator Steve Sarkisian is leaving 'Bama for the Atlanta Falcons.

Reggie White Boulevard will be closed Saturday

Published Feb. 7 2017

Reggie White Boulevard will be closed in front of Finley Stadium from 8:00 a.m. until 7:00 p.m. on Saturday for...

Falcons' Super Bowl collapse 'a tough learning lesson'

Published Feb. 7 2017

The Atlanta Falcons headed home Monday, still in a bit of shock after blowing a 25-point lead in the Super...

Stunning rally raises question: How do Pats rank in history?

Published Feb. 6 2017

The Patriots have the biggest comeback in Super Bowl history. Cue the debate on whether it translates into the greatest...

Another big soccer event for Finley Stadium looming

Published Feb. 6 2017

Minutes after his U.S. men's national soccer team's 1-0 win over Jamaica in the Finley Stadium friendly Friday night, coach...

Tom Brady leads biggest comeback, Patriots win Super Bowl 34-28 in OT

Published Feb. 5 2017

Tom Brady led one of the greatest comebacks in sports history highlighted by an unbelievable Julian Edelman catch that helped...

Super Bowl 51: Patriots complete biggest comeback in Super Bowl history; defeat Falcons

Published Feb. 5 2017

HOUSTON (AP) — The Latest on Super Bowl 51 (Central Standard Time):

Super Bowl Sunday a super day for superstitions and goosebumps

Published Feb. 5 2017

There will no doubt be a lot of folks scattered throughout the Tennessee Valley and north Georgia this evening doing...

Lifelong Falcon fans Stephen Hargis and Lindsey Young discuss the Super Bowl

Published Feb. 5 2017

Times Free Press sports editor Stephen Hargis and veteran sports writer Lindsey Young have been lifelong fans of the Atlanta...

Matt Ryan named NFL's Most Valuable Player

Published Feb. 4 2017

HOUSTON (AP) - Atlanta's Matt Ryan beats out New England's Tom Brady for Associated Press NFL Most Valuable Player award.

Crowd shakes off cold temperatures to watch U.S. soccer win at Finley [photos]

Published Feb. 4 2017

Chattanooga enhanced its reputation as a soccer mecca again Friday night at Finley Stadium, as an announced crowd of 17,903...

Ryan Martin gets HBO fight at Madison Square Garden

Published Feb. 4 2017

The boxing career of Chattanooga native Ryan 'Blue Chip' Martin continues to rise.

Blip, or was this the year fans started tuning out the NFL?

Published Feb. 3 2017

It may have been a blip, explained as much by the must-watch presidential debates as by some wholesale turn away...


Jordan Morris goal leads US Men's National Team to 1-0 win before 17,903 in Chattanooga

Published Feb. 3 2017

A Jordan Morris goal in the 59th minute following a pass from Benny Feilhaber propelled the United States men's national...

Patriots coach McDaniels may be witness in Hernandez trial

Published Feb. 3 2017

New court documents indicate that New England Patriots offensive coordinator Josh McDaniels might be called as a witness in the...