Athletic director Josh Brooks announced Monday that Tony Baldwin has been named the next head coach of the University of Georgia softball program.
Looking completely comfortable in the moment, the Phoenix Suns can move even closer to their first NBA Finals in 28 years when they host the Los Angeles Clippers on Tuesday in Game 2 of the Western Conference finals.
San Antonio Spurs assistant coach Becky Hammon is a finalist for the Portland Trail Blazers' head coach position, multiple outlets reported Monday. She is the first woman to reach the last group in an NBA coaching search.
Jon Rahm officially reclaimed the No. 1 spot in the Official World Golf Rankings on Monday, a day after the Spaniard claimed his first major title at the U.S. Open.
Organizers for the Tokyo Olympics announced Monday that a limited number of local fans will be able to attend events when competition begins in July.
Ben Simmons took accountability for his poor offensive performance in the Philadelphia 76ers' Eastern Conference semifinals series against the Atlanta Hawks.
An NBA season that began with struggles and a coaching change continues to reverse course for the young, surging Atlanta Hawks.
A unanimous Supreme Court said on Monday that student athletes could receive education-related payments, in a case that could reshape college sports by allowing more money from a billion-dollar industry to go to the players.
Kevin Huerter scored a playoff career-high 27 points, Trae Young added 21 points and 10 assists and the fifth-seeded Atlanta Hawks stunned the host Philadelphia 76ers 103-96 in Game 7 of the Eastern Conference semifinals on Sunday.
Ronald Acuna Jr. hit the 100th home run of his four-year career and Drew Smyly carried a no-hitter into the sixth inning and the Atlanta Braves defeated the visiting St. Louis Cardinals 1-0 to earn a split of their doubleheader on Sunday.
Rylee Breese, a 2021 Heritage grad, signed in late May with the Savannah College of Art and Design women’s soccer program.
Kyle Larson continued his streak of superiority Sunday afternoon winning the Ally 400 at Nashville Superspeedway — his third consecutive win, following three consecutive runner-up finishes. He hasn’t finished worse than second place in a NASCAR Cup Series race since May 2.
Devin Booker posted his first career triple-double Sunday afternoon, when he scored 40 points and collected 13 rebounds and 11 assists as the Phoenix Suns outlasted the visiting Los Angeles Clippers, 120-114, in Game 1 of the Western Conference finals.
Nolan Arenado and Paul Goldschmidt both homered and Adam Wainwright threw a seven-inning complete game to lead the visiting St. Louis Cardinals to a 9-1 win over the Atlanta Braves in the first game of Sunday's doubleheader.
New Orleans Saints running back Alvin Kamara and NASCAR announced a partnership Sunday in which Kamara will work toward growing the sport's fan base.
Jakob Glesnes scored on a sensational 35-yard strike in second-half stoppage time, as the Philadelphia Union rallied from a two-goal deficit to record a 2-2 draw at Atlanta United on Sunday afternoon.
At least three major league teams will ask umpires to check opposing pitchers for foreign substances if use is suspected, ESPN reported Sunday.
The NBA fined Philadelphia 76ers star Joel Embiid $35,000 for his part in an on-court altercation with Atlanta Hawks forward John Collins in Game 6 of their Eastern Conference semifinals series.
Giannis Antetokounmpo scored 40 points, including the tying basket in overtime and Khris Middleton hit the go-ahead shot with 40.7 seconds left as the Milwaukee Bucks pulled out a 115-111 victory over the host Brooklyn Nets Saturday night in Game 7 of the Eastern Conference semifinals.
Kyle Busch earned his historic 100th NASCAR Xfinity Series victory Saturday at Nashville Superspeedway in epic fashion - starting on the pole position, leading a race-high 123 of the 189 laps and bettering the field on three restarts in the closing 20 laps of the Tennessee Lottery 250.
Baseball's biggest pitching change this season will happen on Monday, when MLB umpires will begin monitoring pitchers for foreign substances, with ESPN reporting there will be a special caveat for closers.
Phoenix Suns guard Chris Paul's availability is in doubt for Game 1 of the Western Conference finals after the team announced Saturday that he remains under the NBA's health and safety protocols.
Atlanta United may be searching for a bit of revenge when they host the Philadelphia Union on Sunday afternoon in both teams' first match following the MLS international break.
The Los Angeles Lakers will not bring back their head athletic trainer after an injury-riddled 2020-21 season and will revamp their strategies for player health, ESPN reported Saturday.
Terance Mann scored a career-high 39 points and the Los Angeles Clippers stormed back for a 131-119 win over the visiting Utah Jazz to clinch a 4-2 series victory Friday and advance to the Western Conference finals for the first time in franchise history.
George Mason freshman pitcher Sang Ho Baek died over the weekend at age 20 after reportedly suffering issues during Tommy John surgery.
Ozzie Albies drove in three runs to support a strong starting effort from Max Fried and the Atlanta Braves beat the visiting St. Louis Cardinals 9-1 on Friday night.
Cedric Mullins capped a five-run eighth inning with his second home run of the night and the Baltimore Orioles snapped an eight-game losing streak with a 7-1 win over the visiting Toronto Blue Jays on Friday.
Joel Embiid scored 22 points and grabbed 13 rebounds, and the Philadelphia 76ers rallied for a 104-99 win over the host Atlanta Hawks to stave off elimination in Game 6 of the Eastern Conference semifinals on Friday night.
After dropping both of its games Thursday night and falling to 5-7 on the year, Hawks Talon Gaming, the NBA 2K League affiliate of the Atlanta Hawks, will look to adjust on the defensive side of the ball Saturday night.
In a memo sent to more than 1,100 schools Friday, NCAA president Mark Emmert said he will act on impending name, image and likeness (NIL) changes in July but urged schools to pass legislation that will make it legal for players to earn money from their likenesses.
Washington Wizards guard Bradley Beal and Phoenix Suns guard Devin Booker have committed to join the 12-man Team USA roster for the Tokyo Olympics, multiple outlets reported Friday.
Buffalo Bills wide receiver Cole Beasley said on social media Friday that he has spoken with the NFL Players Association about his issues with the NFL's new virus policies.
The Celtics are sending guard Kemba Walker and their 2021 first-round draft pick to the Oklahoma City Thunder in Brad Stevens' first move in charge of Boston's front office.
Minus their top player, the Los Angeles Clippers look to advance to the Western Conference finals for the first time in franchise history when they host the Utah Jazz on Friday night in Game 6.