Kentucky will play Florida, Tennessee and Vanderbilt twice a season every season in the Southeastern Conference's new basketball schedule format that increases the number of permanent home-and-home opponents from one to three.
Golden State coach Steve Kerr was chatting with assistant Luke Walton a few minutes before what became the Warriors' clinching victory in the Western Conference Finals, and a realization popped into his head.
DESTIN, Fla. (AP) — When Vanderbilt coach Kevin Stallings first stepped into the meeting room this week in Destin, he immediately noticed four new faces.And one familiar one missing.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Los Angeles Dodgers dealt third baseman Juan Uribe to the Atlanta Braves on Wednesday in a six-player trade that was initially blocked.
Photos by Ray Welch|Daily NewsWill Adams delivers a pitch against Middlesboro. The Mountain Lions ended their season in the 51st District Tournament. The lost to Barbourville, 16-2.
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FIFA's 209 members are expected to elect President Sepp Blatter to a fifth term Friday, based on statements in recent months issued by continental confederations, despite a string of scandals including the indictment of nine soccer officials...
NORMAN, Okla. — Lincoln Memorial University senior Braden Galyon (Powell, Tenn.) has been selected to the PING/NCAA Division II All-Southeast Region team, which is voted on by the Golf Coaches Association of America.
Photo courtesy of Pinnacle SportsMitchell Miracle, left, and Kelly Brown were the top male and female runners in the 2015 Kentucky Mountain Laurel Festival 5K Run/Walk. Over 70 runners and walkers participated in the event.
Kentucky Derby and Preakness winner American Pharoah figures to have nine challengers when he runs in the Belmont Stakes next week, trying to become the first Triple Crown winner in 37 years.
DESTIN, Fla. (AP) — The Southeastern Conference has been fining its schools for rushing fields and storming courts since 2004.Now, a decade later, those penalties are going up. Way up.
CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago Bulls fired Tom Thibodeau on Thursday, saying a change was needed from the strong-willed coach who took his team to the playoffs in each of his five seasons.
The Lady Jackets softball season ended on Wednesday in the 13th Region Tournament with an 8-2 loss to South Laurel. It was the third meeting between the two teams with the Lady Cardinals picking up victories in the previous two...
Photos by Anthony Cloud|Daily NewsTaylor Moyers makes contact with a South Laurel pitch during Wednesday's game.Laura Durham checks the base runners before throwing the ball back to the pitcher.
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The NCAA released its latest Academic Progress Rate results Wednesday, touting continued improvement by athletes in the classroom overall — even in two sports that have traditionally lagged — while acknowledging...
ZURICH (AP) — Sepp Blatter is arguably the most powerful man in world sports and certainly its greatest survivor.
LOUISVILLE (AP) — Trainer Bob Baffert was pleased with Kentucky Derby and Preakness winner American Pharoah's workout on Tuesday as he prepares for the Belmont Stakes and his attempt to become horse racing's first Triple Crown winner...
HARROGATE, Tenn. — Lincoln Memorial University head women's soccer coach Helio D'Anna has announced the last four members of the 2015 recruiting class, highlighting the addition of Brooke Taylor, Caroline Souza, Lexie Kavoian and...
Photos by Anthony Cloud|Daily NewsShae Moyers throws a ball to Lauren Spurlock during Monday's game. The play resulted in an out.Lauren Spurlock catches the ball for the final out of the game.
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Daniel Cormier wore the conflict on his beaming face when he got the UFC's light heavyweight title belt strapped around his waist in the same Vegas cage where he failed to win it a few months ago.
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — There were surely some parties in Colombia this weekend.
CONCORD, N.C. (AP) — Carl Edwards was as much relieved as he was excited to win at Charlotte Motor Speedway. After all, joining Joe Gibbs Racing means big expectations that he hadn't met this season before the Coca-Cola...
CLEVELAND (AP) — LeBron James dropped to his knees and slapped the floor with his hand.He was exhausted and exhilarated — and one win from the NBA Finals.“I gave everything I have,” James said.
As many may have expected, Bell County's Maci Morris was selected to the AP Kentucky Girls All-State basketball team. She is the reigning Kentucky Miss Basketball and was named the Player of the Year for the 13th Region.
The Forge Ridge archery team has accomplished a feat that many would only hope to. The team will participate in the world tournament in June.
LEXINGTON (AP) — Defense created more opportunities for Erin Boley and Camron Justice, helping both earn top basketball player of the year honors in Kentucky.
LEXINGTON (AP) — Kentucky will face defending champion Duke and host in-state rival Louisville in a challenging non-conference schedule including road games at UCLA and Kansas.
LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — The 2015 Kentucky high school boys' All-State basketball team, as selected by members of The Associated Press (with school and position):___PLAYER OF THE YEAR
The Pineville Mountain Lions (6-14) were knocked out of the 51st District tournament on Wednesday following a 16-2 loss to Barbourville (15-14). The loss dashed Pineville's hopes of making to the championship game on Thursday.
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — When James Hinchcliffe slammed into a wall at more than 220 mph, he hit an energy-absorbing barrier that likely saved his life. One of auto racing's most important safety developments, its origins began at Indianapolis...
Anthony Cloud|Daily NewsFive Middlesboro players were named to the All-Tournament team for the 52nd District. Pictured are, from left, Madison Shields, Lauren Spurlock, Jessica Carter, Shae Moyers and Makayla Partin.
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The Lady Lions (7-13) wrapped up their season on Tuesday following an 8-3 loss to Lynn Camp (11-21) in the 51st District tournament. It was their first loss to the Lady Wildcats of the season.
NEW YORK (AP) — Jacob deGrom was simply overpowering. Almost perfect, too.
DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Sutton Whiting hit a two-run single in a four-run sixth inning to help Louisville rally past North Carolina 7-4 on Wednesday night in the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament.
LEXINGTON (AP) — Kentucky coach John Calipari has signed a one-year contract extension through 2022 that will pay him a total of $54 million.
Ray Welch|Pinnacle Sports ViewHannah Wilford is planning to further her golf career at Lincoln Memorial University.
The Middlesboro Lady Jackets walked off the field on Wednesday as district champions. They defeated Harlan County, 11-5.
Middlesboro's baseball season ended on Tuesday following a 3-8 loss to Harlan Independent. It was the first loss to the Green Dragons this season.
ATLANTA (AP) — On the sports misery index, Atlanta and Cleveland are hard to beat.
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Kentucky's men's basketball team was nearly as perfect in the classroom in 2013-14 as it was on the basketball court last season.
HOOVER, Ala. (AP) — Daniel Robert and Jackson Burgreen each had three hits and Cole Lipscomb pitched 7-2/3 strong innings to lead Auburn to a 6-3 win over Kentucky on Tuesday night in the single elimination first round of the Southeastern...
A flurry of hits in the second inning resulted in a victory for the Lady Yellow Jackets as Middlesboro (23-7) routed Bell County (2-15) by a score of 15-0. With the victory, Middlesboro advances to the District championship game at Harlan County High...
LOG MOUNTAIN — Unable to solve the mystery of Bell County ace Austin North in two previous one-run wins this season, the Harlan County Black Bears had three innings to figure him out Tuesday or miss the 13th Region Tournament for the first time...
LEXINGTON (AP) — John Calipari says he's not interested in the New Orleans Pelicans' coaching job and is happy at Kentucky.
CINCINNATI (AP) — Bryan Price knows Cincinnati Reds' pitchers stumbled against the San Francisco Giants. He was not saying what changes are ahead.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft will not appeal the $1 million fine and loss of two draft choices the NFL penalized the team for its role in the use of deflated footballs in the AFC championship game.
NEW YORK (AP) — Phil Jackson remembers watching old teammate Dave DeBusschere pound his fist in triumph, when the Knicks and NBA were dual winners.
Heavy rain throughout the day resulted in the 52nd District softball tournament being postponed. Make-up games will be played on Tuesday.
While many players and spectators were ready to begin the 52nd District baseball tournament on Monday, Mother Nature had other plans. Due to excessive rain throughout the evening, the 52nd District tournament was postponed until Tuesday.