Sports » Page 9

fan-dance

Oregon fan gets awkward realizing he’s on the jumbotron

When you spot yourself dancing on the jumbotron at a nationally televised sporting event, just go with it.

Ohio State and Oregon compete during the second half of the NCAA college football playoff championship game Monday, Jan. 12, 2015, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)

Best #OREvsOSU social media posts

Social media was buzzing during The National Championship game between Oregon and the Ohio State University.

Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning (18) looks to pass against the San Francisco 49ers during the first half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Oct. 19, 2014, in Denver.

Conflicting reports on Manning’s health

In three seasons with Peyton Manning, the Broncos went 38-10 in the regular season but were upset twice at home in the divisional round and got upended by the Seahawks 43-8 in last year's Super Bowl.

New York Jets head coach Rex Ryan watches from the sidelines in the first half of an NFL preseason football game against the Cincinnati Bengals, Saturday, Aug. 16, 2014, in Cincinnati.

Rex Ryan named Buffalo Bills coach

The Buffalo Bills have announced the hiring of Rex Ryan as their new head coach.

Real Madrid’s Cristiano Ronaldo celebrates with James Rodriguez, right, after scoring the second goal during the UEFA Super Cup soccer match between Real Madrid and Sevilla in Cardiff City Stadium, in Cardiff, Wales, Tuesday, Aug. 12, 2014.

Cristiano Ronaldo wins 3rd FIFA Player of the Year award

Cristiano Ronaldo has won the FIFA Player of the Year award for the second straight year and third time overall.

Denver Broncos head coach John Fox watches from the sideline during the first half of an NFL preseason football game against the Houston Texans, Saturday, Aug. 23, 2014, in Denver.

John Fox out after 4 AFC West titles, 4 playoff nosedives

Coach John Fox and the Denver Broncos are parting ways following the team's latest playoff meltdown.

Ohio State head coach Urban Meyer, right, and Oregon head coach Mark Helfrich pose with the championship trophy after a news conference before the NCAA college football playoff championship game Sunday, Jan. 11, 2015, in Dallas. Oregon plays Ohio State in the championship game on Monday.

Ducks and Buckeyes set to go

The first-ever major college football playoff championship game is tonight. The game features the second and fourth seeds in the four-team playoff, Oregon and Ohio State.

lebronjames

James’ No. 23 leads NBA’s most popular jersey list

LeBron James has taken the No. 23 back to the top.

AP280039416953_4

NFL PLAYOFFS: And then there were 4

The NFL playoffs are down to four remaining teams as the road to the Super Bowl continues.

luck

Luck leads Colts to surprising win over Broncos

Andrew Luck stepped out of the shadow of Peyton Manning and into the AFC title game against the New England Patriots.

11-overlay

Marshawn Lynch is really, really ‘thankful’

The Seattle Seahawks running back gives another amazing post-game interview.

katyperry

Katy Perry to be joined by Lenny Kravitz at Super Bowl halftime

Grammy-winning singer/songwriter Lenny Kravitz will make a guest appearance during football's big night.

New York Jets head coach Rex Ryan watches from the sidelines in the first half of an NFL preseason football game against the Cincinnati Bengals, Saturday, Aug. 16, 2014, in Cincinnati.

AP source: Rex Ryan accepts offer to coach Buffalo Bills

A person familiar with discussions tells The Associated Press that Rex Ryan has agreed to coach the Buffalo Bills.

Wayne Tinkle directs his team in the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against Minnesota, Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2013 in Minneapolis.

No. 2 Duke, No. 4 Wisconsin & No. 7 Arizona upset on Sunday

Oregon State upset No. 7 Arizona 58-56 and NC State beat up No. 2 Duke 87-75.

Indianapolis Colts quarterback Andrew Luck

Luck leads Colts to upset of Manning and Broncos 24-13

The Colts advanced to the AFC conference championship next weekend in New England.

Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers drops back during the first half of an NFL football game against the Carolina Panthers Sunday, Oct. 19, 2014, in Green Bay, Wis.

Packers rally to beat Cowboys

Green Bay rallied from an 11-point deficit as Aaron Rodgers threw for two fourth-quarter touchdowns to beat Dallas 26-21 Sunday in an NFC divisional-round playoff.

Boston Celtics forward Jeff Green (8) brings the ball up the court in the first quarter of an NBA basketball game in Oklahoma City, Sunday, Jan. 5, 2014.

AP Source: Grizzlies, Pelicans, Celtics agree on Green trade

A person familiar with the situation says the Memphis Grizzlies, Boston Celtics and New Orleans Pelicans have agreed on a five-player trade that would send forward Jeff Green from Boston to Memphis.

New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady (12) winds up for a pass in the second quarter of an NFL football game against the Pittsburgh Steelers Sunday, Nov. 3, 2013, in Foxborough, Mass. The Patriots won 55-31.

Brady throws 3 TD passes, Patriots advance to AFC Championship

The Patriots reached their fourth straight AFC championship game with a 35-31 win over the Baltimore Ravens on Saturday.

football genric image

North Dakota State wins 4th straight FCS championship

The Bison became the first team to win four straight FCS championships with a thrilling 29-27 victory Saturday.

Tampa Bay Rays shortstop Ben Zobrist, left, waits for the throw as New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter (2) steals second in the sixth inning of a baseball game at Yankee Stadium in New York, Tuesday, July 1, 2014.

A’s get Zobrist, Escobar from Rays for Jaso, minor leaguers

The busy Oakland Athletics have acquired infielders Ben Zobrist and Yunel Escobar from the Tampa Bay Rays for catcher John Jaso and two minor leaguers.

Recent Headlines

in Sports

Feds seize $19.5M in counterfeit items ahead of Super Bowl

xlix

More than 325,000 counterfeit jerseys and Super Bowl-related merchandise were seized by the NFL and law enforcement.

in Entertainment, Local Sports

Lenny Kravitz will be rooting for Seahawks on Sunday

Lenny Kravitz en concert. SPE. Panoramic

Pitbull is picking the New England Patriots, while Lenny Kravitz likes the Seahawks

in Sports

This weekend’s sports schedule

xlix

A complete look at this weekend's sports schedule.

in Sports

Pot charge dropped against Patriots’ Blount near Pittsburgh

New England Patriots running back LeGarrette Blount celebrates after scoring on a 13-yard touchdown run during the second half of the NFL football AFC Championship game against the Indianapolis Colts Sunday, Jan. 18, 2015, in Foxborough, Mass.

Coast is clear for Patriots running back LeGarrette Blount

in Sports

DeMarcus Cousins to replace Kobe Bryant in All-Star game 

Sacramento Kings center DeMarcus Cousins reacts as a teammate is charged with a foul during the fourth quarter of an NBA basketball game against the Minnesota Timberwolves in Minneapolis, Thursday, Jan. 1, 2015. The Kings won 110-107.

Silver selects Kobe's all star replacement

Bellingham Traffic