Suspensions to a few key players could impact the fortunes of several potential Super Bowl contenders when the NFL begins its 2014 season this week. Here's what you need to know heading into Week 1.
Angels outfielder Mike Trout drove in two runs with two extra-base hits, and the American League beat the National League, 5-3, in the 2014 Major League Baseball All-Star Game at Target Field in Minneapolis on Tuesday night.
Belgium scored twice in extra time and eliminated the United States, 2-1, in the first round of knockout play at the 2014 FIFA World Cup at Salvador, Brazil on Tuesday.
Silvestre Varela scored on the last kick of the ball in the 95th minute, and Portugal tied the United States, 2-2, in the teams' second match of 2014 FIFA World Cup play at Manaus, Brazil on Sunday.
Connecticut became the first team to advance to the 2014 NCAA men's basketball national title game by defeating Florida at the Final Four on Saturday. Here's a recap of the day's action:
Florida, Dayton, Arizona and Wisconsin each won their respective 2014 NCAA men's basketball tournament regional semifinals on Thursday night. Here's a recap of the action:
The 2014 NCAA men's basketball tournament field of 68 has been set. Here's a preview of what to expect in each region:
Team USA forged a tie with Norway for the overall medal lead, and Japan won its first Olympic gold medal in men's figure skating. Here's a recap of Friday's action in Sochi:
The U.S. moved up to a second-place tie in the overall medal count, and a Russian Olympic veteran withdrew from the Winter Games. Here's a recap of Thursday's action in Sochi:
American luger Erin Hamiln made U.S. Olympic history, and Norway took the lead in overall medals. Here's a recap of Tuesday's action in Sochi: