Five-time NBA title holder Kobe Bryant would miss all of the rest games in 2013-2014 season due to the left knee injury, announced the Los Angeles Lakers on Monday.
There are small signs of encouragement in Michael Schumacher's condition but the former Formula 1 star still faces a long fight to recover after suffering brain damage in a skiing accident, his agent said on Wednesday.
Football legend Pele fears violent protests in Brazil could ruin this year's World Cup.
New York Knicks point guard Raymond Felton was arrested Tuesday on two felony weapons possession charges in Manhattan Criminal Court.
Jason Collins became the first openly gay player to compete in the NBA when he took to the court for the Brooklyn Nets in Sunday's game against the Los Angeles Lakers.
A Swedish Olympic official says hockey player Nicklas Backstrom has failed a doping test at the Sochi Games.
David Beckham will take part in a news conference Wednesday to discuss his progress in trying to bring a Major League Soccer expansion team to Miami.
Brazilian club Atletico Mineiro says two-time FIFA player of the year Ronaldinho has signed a one-year contract extension.
NBA TV will televise an interview with David Stern on Friday night, the day before he ends his 30-year run as NBA commissioner.
Brazil striker Fred has been ruled out of Fluminense's next two matches after suffering a setback in his recovery from a serious thigh injury.
American swimming Olympic champion Rebecca Soni retired Thursday. The 26-year-old plans to live a new lifestyle.
Ultimate Fighting Championship middleweight Cung Le has some powerful advice for Chinese fighters as mentor in the Chinese version of The Ultimate Fighter, UFC's long-standing reality TV show. The advice is simple; brain is as important as brawn.