N.F.L. and Players Union Trade Accusations in Ezekiel Elliott Case

The league accused the players union of “spreading derogatory information to the media” about the accuser. The union responded by calling the league’s charge “a lie.” (…) Read more > […]

Replace Ezekiel Elliott? The Cowboys Can’t

Elliott is impossible to replace. As a rookie last season, he rushed for 1,631 yards, the most in the league, including seven games over 100 yards. (…) Read more > […]

Giancarlo Stanton Is Chasing History With Home Run Binge

After hitting his 44th homer of the season on Tuesday, the Marlins slugger is now on a pace to hit 60. (…) Read more > Continue Reading this News >

On Baseball: Derek Jeter, Driven and Focused, Nears His Goal of Team Ownership

Jeter, the former Yankees star, has always had a vision. And if all goes as planned, he will see it become reality when he becomes an owner of the Miami […]

What’s in a Name? For Taiwan, Preparing for the Spotlight, a Lot

Taiwan’s athletes have long had to compete abroad as “Chinese Taipei.” But now, as it prepares to host a major sports event, the whole island is getting the label. (…) […]

Tiger Woods Had 5 Drugs in His System After Arrest, Police Report Says

Woods had the active ingredient for marijuana, two painkillers and two sleep drugs in his system when he was arrested in May in Florida, according to the report. (…) Read […]

Liverpool Tops Hoffenheim in First Leg of Champions Playoff

Liverpool, the five-time European champion, prevailed at Hoffenheim, which was making its debut in European competition. (…) Read more > Continue Reading this News >

Yankees 5, Mets 4: Sonny Gray Gets First Win With Yankees at the Mets’ Expense

The Yankees battered Jacob deGrom for five runs, and Gray held the Mets to two runs through six innings for his first victory since he was acquired on July 31. […]

‘Trade’ Ensures Lucas Duda Can’t Shake That Pesky Instagram Account

After Duda was traded to the Rays, his old Mets teammates put together another deal: handing over the keys to the Instagram account they used to torment him. (…) Read […]

Roger Goodell Tries to Balance ‘Different Viewpoints’ in Anthem Protests

Goodell, the N.F.L. commissioner, took questions from fans in Arizona and explained “that people do have rights, and we want to respect those.” (…) Read more > Continue Reading this […]

Sports of The Times: Subway Series Shows Two Teams That Are Not That Far Apart

The Yankees are in the pennant race while the Mets are floundering, but the teams are not as different as they first appear. (…) Read more > Continue Reading this […]

The Little Golf Course That Could

Sweetens Cove Golf Club, a nine-hole course that opened in 2014, is winning acclaim at a time when golf is facing declining participation and stagnant course construction. (…) Read more […]

Cowboys’ Ezekiel Elliott Appeals N.F.L. Suspension

The Dallas running back was suspended six games following an N.F.L. investigation into a domestic violence allegation. (…) Read more > Continue Reading this News >

Claire Liu, a Rising Teenage Tennis Player, Reaches a Crossroad

Liu, the world’s top-ranked junior, has reached a crucial point in her development at age 17, and will soon choose between going to college or turning pro. (…) Read more […]

Briefing: Seahawks’ Michael Bennett Plans to Sit for National Anthem

The violence in Charlottesville, Va., solidified the decision of the Seattle defensive end, who expects a backlash over his protest over injustice. (…) Read more > Continue Reading this News […]