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Philip Rivers retires after 17 NFL seasons

More Sports / Football Jan 21, 2021

Philip Rivers retires after 17 NFL seasons

Quarterback Philip Rivers is retiring from the NFL after a prolific 17-year career that he recalled Wednesday as his "childhood dream." Rivers starred with the Chargers — first in San Diego and then in Los Angeles — for 16 seasons before spending 2020 with the ...

Tiger Woods to miss at least two events after back surgery

Golf Jan 20, 2021

Tiger Woods to miss at least two events after back surgery

Fifteen-time major champion Tiger Woods is going to miss time after he underwent the fifth back surgery of his career. Woods announced the surgery via a statement on Twitter on Tuesday. "Tiger has recently undergone a microdiscectomy procedure to remove a pressurized disc fragment that was ...

Belarus stripped of ice hockey worlds over unrest, COVID-19

Ice Hockey Jan 19, 2021

Belarus stripped of ice hockey worlds over unrest, COVID-19

Belarus was stripped of its role as co-host of the 2021 ice hockey world championship on Monday over "growing safety and security concerns related to both the rising political unrest and COVID-19." Belarus had been due to co-host the event with Latvia in May and ...

Gutsy call by Andy Reid helps Chiefs put away Browns

More Sports / Football Jan 18, 2021

Gutsy call by Andy Reid helps Chiefs put away Browns

In Andy Reid, we trust. That resounding message was obvious Sunday for the Chiefs after a surprising fourth-down conversion enabled them to finish off the Cleveland Browns 22-17 in the AFC divisional round. "That's why we love Big Red. He's always on time. He's like our ...

Bills ride defense past Ravens, advance to AFC championship

Football Jan 17, 2021

Bills ride defense past Ravens, advance to AFC championship

Taron Johnson matched the NFL postseason record with a 101-yard interception return for a touchdown as the host Buffalo Bills delivered a 17-3 victory over the Baltimore Ravens in an AFC divisional playoff game on a windy Saturday night. Josh Allen passed for 206 yards ...

Greek Olympic sailor praised for breaking sexual assault taboo

More Sports Jan 17, 2021

Greek Olympic sailor praised for breaking sexual assault taboo

Sofia Bekatorou, one of Greece's most successful Olympians and a two-time medalist at the Summer Games, reaped praise this weekend for coming forward with a taboo-breaking sexual assault revelation. Bekatorou, a sailing gold medalist, revealed she had suffered sexual assault at the hands of a ...