The Patriots’ dominant tight end, known for his combination of size and speed, announced his retirement on Instagram.
Halep will next face Venus Williams, who had an easier time in defeating Daria Kasatkina.
Robin Lehner stopped 31 shots for the Islanders, who moved ahead of the Penguins for second in the Metropolitan Division.
Danilo Gallinari, a former Knick, scored 26 points to help Los Angeles win for the 10th time in 11 games.
Zion Williamson and R.J. Barrett are the latest basketball stars to cause headaches for opponents by predominantly shooting and dribbling as lefties.
A role player as a freshman, the Murray State star stepped out of the shadows and straight into the N.B.A. draft lottery.
The owner of the New England Patriots said in a statement that he was “truly sorry” for the “hurt and disappointment” he had caused.
The Irish began the defense of their national championship at home on Day 2 of the tournament.
Chen made no mistakes and landed four quadruple jumps to finish with 323.42 points on Saturday at the World Figure Skating Championships near Tokyo.
At U.S.C., Donna Heinel was known as the athletic administrator who clashed with coaches over prospective recruits. Then she got indicted.
German teams, hungry for young soccer prospects, have discovered a surprisingly deep vein of unmined talent in England.
After setting a host of World Cup records, Shiffrin is taking on the task of replacing Lindsey Vonn as the face of American skiing.
Everyone has a bracket strategy, whether it’s mascots or colors or coin flips. Why not take some risks when you fill out yours this year?
Smith’s potential has been clear since he was drafted in 2013, but sleep apnea has hindered his progression. Now, he’s finally taking his treatment seriously.
The Blue Devils, Virginia and North Carolina received top seeds in a triumph for the Atlantic Coast Conference. Gonzaga was the fourth No. 1 seed.
The only region with a non-A.C.C. No. 1 seed, the West is dominated by Gonzaga’s play and Ja Morant’s highlights.
North Carolina beat Duke twice and nearly did it a third time in the A.C.C. tournament. Is a Round 4 in the offing?
The Cavaliers lost their opening game in last season’s tournament. This year’s team is a top seed again, and it might be even better.
Michigan State looms as the biggest threat in the region for a team that reassumed its favorite status once Zion Williamson returned.
Brock Nelson scored the winner in overtime for the Islanders. The Devils were shut out by the Avalanche, who got two goals from Tyson Barrie.
Some undergraduates head to Daytona for spring break. Nathan Chen, a Yale freshman, is heading to the World Figure Skating Championships.
The 2012 Heisman Trophy winner, who fizzled in the N.F.L. and was kicked out of the Canadian Football League, signed with the Memphis Express.
The admissions scandal involved lies about sports exploits that should have been simple to detect if someone had bothered to look.
Her first two tournaments since being ranked No. 1 ended in losses, but the young star is getting more comfortable in the spotlight.
As the late-stage regulars of the Champions League — Real Madrid, Bayern, Atlético — recede, Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo soldier on as always.
The Browns will reportedly give up a first-round pick, a third-round pick and Jabrill Peppers, a safety.
Rugby United New York, a new entry in two-year-old Major League Rugby, is 4-1 entering its home opener on Friday night in Coney Island.
The superstar running back missed the entire 2018 season because of a salary dispute with Pittsburgh. He immediately becomes the centerpiece of the Jets’ offense.
Excerpts from the indictment show how far wealthy parents were willing to go.