Watch any of the weekend's college football games and it's hard to go even 30 minutes without seeing a commercial for DraftKings and FanDuel.
As a debate intensifies about whether the loosely regulated industry should be considered gambling, the ads are creating an uncomfortable association for the NCAA, which has strict rules for its players on sports wagering.
But the sites — which allow participants to pay an entry fee for a chance to earn payouts...
CLEVELAND (AP) — An investment bank hired by Indians owner Paul Dolan has identified a potential minority partner for the franchise and may be near a deal.
Steve Greenberg, managing director of Allen & Company, a New York-based financial boutique that has brokered sports acquisitions in the past, said Thursday the search has narrowed on a "small group." Greenberg said the hope is the deal would be finished by the end of the year.
TORONTO (AP) — Shortstop Troy Tulowitzki is batting fifth for the Toronto Blue Jays in their first playoff game in 22 years.
Tulowitzki missed most of the final three weeks of the regular season after breaking his left shoulder blade in a collision with teammate Kevin Pillar. He played two of the final three games, batting seventh.
Manager John Gibbons says it was an easy decision to put Tulowitzki behind sluggers Josh Donaldson, Jose Bautista and...
WOBURN, England (AP) — England's Matthew Fitzpatrick birdied his final two holes to card a seven-under par round of 64 and lead by one stroke on the first day of the British Masters at Woburn on Thursday.
The 21-year-old Fitzpatrick made six birdies and an eagle in his opening round to edge ahead of Marc Warren, Lee Slattery, Soren Kjeldsen and Robert Karlsson, who all shot a 65.
Bridgestone Invitational winner Shane Lowry is two shots behind...