New Year's Eve comes alive with three key bowl games, one of which is the Fiesta Bowl which featured 21st-ranked Boise State and the 12th-ranked Arizona Wildcats at University of Phoenix Stadium.
Sprint will end its partnership with NASCAR after the 2016 season.
Five players received fines from the NFL for taking part in a sideline brawl during last week's game between the New York Giants and St. Louis Rams at the Edward Jones Dome.
Free agent pitcher Hiroki Kuroda will return to his native Japan and play for the Hiroshima Toyo Carp for the 2015 season, according to a report by Yahoo! Japan.
Cleveland Cavaliers center Anderson Varejao had successful surgery to repair a ruptured left Achilles tendon.
Devils president and general manager Lou Lamoriello has come up with a "unique" solution to fix the team's coaching situation.