The Belk Bowl announced Friday that the University of Cincinnati will participate in the Charlotte-based bowl game for a second consecutive season.
For the record 11th year in a row, Dale Earnhardt Jr. has won the vote as NASCAR's most popular driver by the fans.
Seattle Seahawks injury-plagued wide receive Percy Harvin has been ruled out for Sunday's tilt at San Francisco because of a sore hip.
The Miami Marlins made their second notable free-agent signing of this offseason on Friday, signing veteran infielder Rafael Furcal to a one-year contract.
Los Angeles Lakers guard Kobe Bryant will make his season debut Sunday against the Toronto Raptors after tearing the Achilles in his left leg nearly eight months ago.
Philadelphia, PA (Sports Network) - Sidney Crosby participated in his 500th NHL game last night, a long-awaited and long-delayed milestone in the career of the Pittsburgh Penguins captain.