Tiger Woods made a grip adjustment and managed to improve his play with the driver, but a balky putter didn't cooperate as the world No. 1 shot a 2-under 70 in Round 3 of the Omega Dubai Desert Classic on Saturday, writes ESPN.com's Bob Harig.
Kevin Durant's 30-point streak ended at 12 games when he scored 26 in just 30 minutes, and the Oklahoma City Thunder won their 10th in a row with a 120-95 victory over the Brooklyn Nets on Friday night.
Former New England Patriot Aaron Hernandez used "coded messages" to communicate about his murder case in jailhouse phone calls, Massachusetts prosecutors said in a request for access to recordings of his calls.
Boston Celtics point guard Rajon Rondo said he hasn't given much thought to whether he'll explore unrestricted free agency when his current contract expires after the 2014-15 season, but said there are aspects that intrigue him.
White powder was mailed to businesses near the site of Sunday's Super Bowl, prompting an investigation by the FBI and other law enforcement. A federal law enforcement official said one of the envelopes contained baking soda.
The United States' men's hockey team named the Minnesota Wild's Zach Parise captain for the coming Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia, with teammate Ryan Suter and Kings forward Dustin Brown named the alternates.
Although the current NFL collective bargaining agreement with players forbids the use of marijuana as a pain-reliever, NFL commissioner Roger Goodell said he will continue to evaluate the drug's potential balanced against possible addiction issues.
The attorney for Miami Dolphins offensive lineman Richie Incognito has released text messages exchanged between his client and Jonathan Martin that show the players insulting each other and talking as though they were friends.
Molly Schuyler, a 5-foot-7, 125-pound mother of four who just happens to be a competitive eater, devoured a jaw-dropping 363 wings over 30 minutes and three rounds Friday to set the Wing Bowl record at the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia.
Even Phil Jackson gets sticker shock when considering the $48.5 million contract extension the Los Angeles Lakers gave to a 35-year-old Kobe Bryant, but the legendary coach still sees merit in the move.