Feb 27, 2014 — The ball soared through the night air and over the head of the goalie, who had been caught out near the top of the penalty area.
Feb 23, 2014 — Jason Collins, who signed a 10-day contract with the Brooklyn Nets on Sunday, will be the first active openly gay player in NBA history when he takes to the floor with the team.
Feb 9, 2014 — The All-American and Associated Press SEC Defensive Player of the Year is said to be a top prospect to go on to an NFL career. If drafted in May, he would be the first openly gay player in NFL history.
Feb 3, 2014 — Sports medicine doctors say they've seen a rise in overuse injuries among kids who train long and hard.
Feb 2, 2014 — The Seahawks scored within the first 12 seconds of Super Bowl XLVIII against the Broncos and never slowed down, handily taking home the Lombardi Trophy with a final score of 43-8.
Feb 2, 2014 — Ahead of Sunday's Super Bowl XLVIII, NPR's Mike Pesca dams up the river of hype to create a cool lagoon of Super Bowl reason.
Jan 31, 2014 — Can you choose to be a fan? Not really. Not if you're honest with yourself. As the philosopher David Papineau notes, choosing a team isn't like choosing a washing machine. With the Super Bowl looming, and his family taking sides, commentator Alva NoŽ tries to define what it means to be support a team.
Jan 9, 2014 — Hot air balloon tours are popular with tourists and people looking for the thrill of a lifetime. But accidents can cause injuries and death, a study finds. Leg and ankle fractures were among the most common serious injuries. Most of the problems happen when balloons land badly.
Dec 12, 2013 — When runners barrel into catchers, the impact can send one or both to the injured list. Major League Baseball is moving to make it against the rules for a runner to intentionally "target" a catcher and for a catcher to block home plate.
Dec 11, 2013 — Student athletes know they need to avoid concussions. But hits that don't cause concussion symptoms can affect the brain, too. Researchers are now trying to figure out who is most at risk from those smaller hits, and if they can be warned in advance.