If this was the final game of Peyton Manning's great career, he can thank linebacker Von Miller for sending him out with a flourish
Hideki Matsuyama earned a big PGA Tour win, while Rickie Fowler was left with big-time regrets.
Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning sidestepped a retirement question following his Super Bowl 50 win over the Carolina Panthers on Sunday
The Carolina Panthers are eager to register their first Super Bowl triumph against the Denver Broncos in Sunday’s Super Bowl 50, but it was patience that turned them into an NFL powerhouse
NEW YORK — Center Derick Brassard scored early in the third period to help the New York Rangers complete a two-goal comeback and beat the Minnesota Wild 4-2 at Madison Square Garden on Thursday. The Wild jumped to a 2-0 lead before the game was eight minutes old, but defenseman Ryan McDonagh and left winger J.T. Miller scored early in the second period to even the score and set the stage for Brassard in the third period. Left winger Chris Kreider added an empty-net goal with 1:48 remaining.
SAN JOSE, Calif. — Carolina Panthers defensive end Jared Allen said he initially saw red when coach Ron Rivera told him he would be held out of the NFC Championship Game against the Arizona Cardinals to rest his injured foot. “I obviously respected it,” Allen said Tuesday of Rivera’s decision. “I’ll always respect coach’s decision because I respect the heck out of him. It was a loud event. It took my 12 hours or whatever it was to be angry and then you go about it. So, hindsight, yeah, great, awesome. My foot feels great, and I’m ready to rock and roll.”
MINNEAPOLIS — Enes Kanter scored 23 points and grabbed 10 rebounds off the bench to lead the Oklahoma City Thunder to a 126-123 win over the Minnesota Timberwolves at Target Center on Wednesday. The Thunder have now won 9 of 10 overall and extended their winning streak over the Timberwolves to 10 games. Oklahoma City has won 24 of the past 27 meetings against Minnesota.
MINNEAPOLIS — Forward Vince Edwards led the way with 24 points on 8-of-15 shooting as 21st-ranked Purdue salvaged a game from its road trip, getting back in the win column by holding off Minnesota 68-64 on Wednesday. Center A.J. Hammons added 16 points for the Boilermakers (18-4, 6-3 Big Ten), who lost at Iowa over the weekend, but maintained their status as one of the conference’s better road teams with the bounce-back win.
Monika Czinano scored 18 points, Claire Killian added 16, and Watertown-Mayer snapped NLS’ seven-game win streak, 57-46
As we celebrate and anticipate the 17th meeting between Tom Brady and Peyton Manning in Sunday's AFC Championship game , we should reflect on how lucky we have been to witness this matchup for so long - and how really rare it has been