National Sports

John Healy
January 22, 2020 - 10:31 am
The NFL celebrated 100 years in 2019, but the Super Bowl has only been around since 1967 when the National Football League and its rival American Football League merged to face each other to determine which league had the best team. The first Super Bowl, which was known then as the NFL-AFL...
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January 22, 2020 - 7:48 am
(NEW YORK) -- Tuesday night's NCAA basketball showdown between rivals Kansas and Kansas State was marred by a bench-clearing brawl in the final seconds that saw players from both sides throwing punches. Kansas had a 22-point lead and was trying to dribble out the clock with just seconds remaining...
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Italy's Fabio Fognini punches his racket in frustration during his second round match against Australia's Jordan Thompson at the Australian Open tennis championship in Melbourne, Australia, Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2020. (AP Photo/Andy Brownbill)
KFH Staff
January 22, 2020 - 7:27 am
MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — The Latest on the Australian Open (all times local): 12:25 a.m. Fabio Fognini is taking no shortcuts so far at the Australian Open. The 12th-seeded Italian has won a pair of five-setters to get to the third round at Melbourne Park — and because his latest win ended after...
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January 22, 2020 - 7:02 am
(NEW YORK) -- The Baseball Hall of Fame will have two new stars joining its ranks this year. Derek Jeter and Larry Walker were voted into the Hall Tuesday by the Baseball Writers' Association of America. Jeter, a former shortstop for the New York Yankees who served as the team’s captain for 12...
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January 22, 2020 - 7:00 am
(NEW YORK) -- The NFL unveiled a public service announcement on Wednesday centered around the story of Botham Jean, an unarmed black man who was fatally shot in his own home by an off-duty police officer. The 26-year-old St. Lucia native was killed on Sept. 6., 2018 in Dallas when Amber Guyger...
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January 22, 2020 - 5:48 am
(NEW YORK) -- Here are the scores from Tuesday's sports events: NATIONAL BASKETBALL ASSOCIATION L.A. Clippers, 110 Dallas 107 NATIONAL HOCKEY LEAGUE Boston 3, Vegas 2 Carolina 4, Winnipeg 1 NY Islanders 4, NY Rangers 2 Philadelphia 3, Pittsburgh 0 Florida 4, Chicago 3 TOP-25 COLLEGE BASKETBALL...
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FILE - In this Oct. 25, 2007, file photo, Boston Red Sox pitcher Curt Schilling (38) tips his hat as he walks off the field after being taken out of the game during the sixth inning in Game 2 of the baseball World Series against the Colorado Rockies at Fenway Park in Boston. Schilling is on the 2020 Hall of Fame ballot. On Tuesday, Jan. 21, 2020, the Baseball Writers' Association of America will announce the results of its 2020 Hall of Fame balloting. ((AP Photo/Winslow Townson, File)
KFH Staff
January 22, 2020 - 2:45 am
DETROIT (AP) — Derek Jeter's election to the Hall of Fame marked the seventh straight year with at least one first-ballot honoree. That streak is probably over in 2021. Tim Hudson, Torii Hunter and Mark Buehrle are among the newcomers expected on the next ballot, and although those three...
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KFH Staff
January 21, 2020 - 8:38 pm
Third-ranked Kansas and Kansas State ended their bitter showdown Tuesday night with a wild melee behind the basket that included punches, shoving and at least one player picking up a stool, moments after the Jayhawks tried to dribble out the time on their 81-59 victory. Silvio De Sousa was stripped...
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January 21, 2020 - 5:46 pm
(LOS ANGELES) -- Officials in Los Angeles believe they have found a way to rectify the World Series titles they feel they were cheated out of during the sign-stealing scandal surrounding the Houston Astros. The Los Angeles City Council voted unanimously Tuesday to request that MLB award the Dodgers...
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Jordan Cohn
January 21, 2020 - 5:27 pm
Ted Simmons and Marvin Miller were joined by Derek Jeter and Larry Walker as the official 2020 class of the Baseball Hall of Fame was announced Tuesday evening. Here is the complete recap. Who Made It Derek Jeter was elected to the Hall of Fame. Photo credit (Lisa Blumenfeld/Getty Images) Derek...
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