When Tom Kostopoulos began his pro hockey career in 1999, he listened to veteran teammates talk about how hard it was to walk away.Now, 16 years later, Kostopoulos can relate.
Heavy rain on Wednesday afternoon postponed the District 2 Class 3A softball championship game between Berwick and Nanticoke and changed the schedule for Thursday.
DALLAS — Each time, Adam Zipko got closer.
When Tom Kostopoulos cleaned out his locker on May 15, days after the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins playoff run concluded, he was faced with uncertainty.
DALLAS TWP. — Finally, the Crestwood Comets broke through a defense that appeared to be as easy to penetrate as a steel wall.
DALLAS TWP. — Overmatched is a harsh word in sports. But is one Wyoming Seminary girls lacrosse coach Catie Kersey was not afraid to use liberally Wednesday.
PAWTUCKET, R.I. — Wednesday's RailRiders game at Pawtucket was supposed to be about the second rehab appearance for Yankees ace Masahiro Tanaka.
BUFFALO, N.Y. — Former Pittsburgh Penguins coach Dan Bylsma interviewed for the Buffalo Sabres' vacancy Wednesday.
ZURICH — The U.S. government launched an attack on what it called deep-seated and brazen corruption in soccer's global governing body Wednesday, pulling FIFA executives out of a luxury Swiss hotel to face racketeering charges and raiding...
ZURICH — Sepp Blatter is arguably the most powerful man in world sports and certainly its greatest survivor.
LONDON — FIFA's sponsorship paymasters are facing mounting calls to put pressure on soccer's global governing body to clean up its act — and fast — following Wednesday's arrest of seven officials.
NEW YORK — Alex Rodriguez hit a three-run homer to break Lou Gehrig's American League record for RBIs, and the New York Yankees beat the Kansas City Royals 4-2 Wednesday to finish a three-game sweep.
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. — Adrian Peterson has spent the last five months sending vague and sometimes ambiguous messages about his desire or lack thereof to remain with the Minnesota Vikings.
INDIANAPOLIS — Cash counts in college sports — even in the classroom.
SAN JOSE, Calif. — The San Jose Sharks will hire former New Jersey and Florida coach Peter DeBoer to replace the departed Todd McLellan.
FLORHAM PARK, N.J. — The New York Jets will have a quarterback competition, after all. Well, sort of.
ATLANTA — The season didn't end like they wanted.Not even close.But, despite the sting of a humiliating playoff defeat, the Atlanta Hawks seem closer than ever to winning a championship.
NEW YORK — Six games into the Eastern Conference finals, the New York Rangers and Tampa Bay Lightning have taught hockey fans to expect the unexpected.
IRVING, Texas — Before he even got out of high school, Jordan Spieth had already made the cut as a teenage amateur at the Byron Nelson.
PITTSBURGH — DeAngelo Williams wants to get something straight. Yes, the longtime running back came to Pittsburgh in the offseason to give the Steelers a much-needed influx of depth behind All-Pro Le'Veon Bell.
PARIS — Gael Monfils delivered one final ace, his 21st, and closed out his latest raucous, five-set victory on Court Philippe Chatrier to the delight of roaring, partisan spectators.
Coach George Curry and his Berwick football team returned to the field Tuesday, two weeks after the school district shut down the program for an internal investigation. However, it may be the final season for Curry on the Berwick...
WILKES-BARRE – Anthony Acernese's excitement was hard to hide.
EDWARDSVILLE — A double. Then another. Then a single.Hazleton Area survived Williamsport's first-inning assault unscathed. Williamsport couldn't do the same an inning later Tuesday afternoon.
You don't have to remind Matt Winters. The Nanticoke Area senior attacker understands it completely.