A cliche is an expression that is devoid of ingenuity and originality, but many are entirely accurate.
The first major accident in Sunday's Geico 500 at Talladega Superspeedway occurred in the early going and involved 15 cars.
The Houston Texans announced Monday that the team has signed outside linebacker Whitney Mercilus to a contract extension.
Boston Red Sox left fielder Hanley Ramirez left Monday night's game against Tampa Bay with a sprained left shoulder after running into a padded wall in foul territory.
Clippers head coach Doc Rivers has ruled out Chris Paul for Game 1 of the Western Conference semifinals against the Houston Rockets.
Sidney Crosby scored again as Canada beat host Czech Republic 6-3 at the 2015 World Hockey Championship on Monday, and the United States bested defending champion Russia 4-2.