Redskins Edge Eagles in NFC East Thriller

Pierre Garçon caught a go-ahead 4-yard touchdown pass from Kirk Cousins with 26 seconds left in the fourth quarter, as the Washington Redskins survived a thriller against NFC East foe Philadelphia, 23-20, at FedEx Field on Sunday.

'Thriller in Manila,' 40 Years Later: Remembering Classic Ali-Frazier Bout

Thursday marked the 40th anniversary of the epic "Thriller in Manila" between Muhammad Ali and Joe Frazier, which is lauded as one of the greatest moments in sports history and was a worldwide cultural event at the time.

Moses Malone, 60, Hall of Fame Center, Dies

Moses Malone, the three-time NBA MVP and Hall of Famer who led the Philadelphia 76ers the 1983 championship alongside Julius Erving, died Sunday. He was 60.

Serena Williams Upset in U.S. Open Semis, Loses Bid for Grand Slam

Serena Williams' quest for tennis's Grand Slam came to a shocking end Friday when she was upset in the U.S. Open semifinal by 43rd-ranked Roberta Vinci, who previously hadn't made it past the second round of any major this year.

Mayweather's Final Fight Not Selling

Floyd Mayweather Jr.’s fight against Andre Berto has proven to be a bust.

Donald Young Almost a Cinderella Story

Rising tennis star Donald Young Jr. made it to the fourth round of the U.S. Open before being defeated by reigning French Open champion Stan Wawrinka on Monday at the Arthur Ashe Stadium in New York City.

Darryl Dawkins, 58, Ex-NBA Star Known as 'Chocolate Thunder,' Dies

Darryl Dawkins, a former NBA center best known for his backboard-shattering dunks and his colorful names for them, died Thursday in Pennsylvania, the Lehigh County coroner's office said. He was 58.

Sloane Stephens Wins First WTA Title

Sloane Stephens defeated Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova in straight sets Sunday, winning the Citi Open women's singles championship.

Serena Williams Wows on New York Magazine Cover

Tennis icon Serena Williams has taken her winning ways to a new level, scoring the cover of the latest issue of New York magazine.

Serena Williams Outshining Opponents

Serena Williams, the women's No. 1 seed at Wimbledon 2015, continues to show why she's often referred to as the greatest women's player of all time.

Curry, Warriors Top LeBron's Cavs for NBA Title

In the end, the best team was too much for the best player.

Nats' Bryce Harper Named MLB Player of the Month for May

Washington Nationals right fielder Bryce Harper was named the National League Player of the Month after a torrid hitting stretch that broke the franchise home run record, Major League Baseball announced Wednesday.

Mayweather Dominates Pacquiao in Long-Awaited Showdown

Floyd Mayweather befuddled Manny Pacquiao for 12 rounds Saturday night in Las Vegas, as the long-awaited "fight of the century" turned into a near-flawless technical exhibition by Mayweather that cemented his legacy as the greatest pound-for-pound boxer of this generation.

Mayweather v. Pacquiao: History-Making Bout

On Saturday, May 2, in Las Vegas, two of the most respected and exciting boxers of the century — Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Manny Pacquiao — will square off in what has billed as the "fight of the century."

Pierce, Wiz Stifle Raptors in OT, Take Game 1

The Washington Wizards rode the hot hand of Paul Pierce early, then held off a furious second-half rally to steal a 93-86 overtime road win from the Toronto Raptors in the opener of their first-round playoff series Saturday.