National Sports

Atlanta, GA (SportsNetwork.com) - The Cincinnati Reds announced on Friday that starter Homer Bailey is going to undergo Tommy John surgery to repair a torn ulnar collateral ligament. Bailey's 2014 season ended prematurely when he had surgery on his elbow to repair a flexor...
(SportsNetwork.com) - The Tampa Bay Lightning did not fare well the last time it met the Montreal Canadiens on the playoff stage. They're hoping to make up for that poor performance in the rematch. After sweeping the Lightning in the opening round last spring, the Canadiens host...
(SportsNetwork.com) - The first round of the 2015 NFL Draft concluded Thursday night from Chicago, as teams began the three-day draft process by bolstering their rosters with the best rookie talent. Here's a pick-by-pick analysis of the selections as they were made in the Windy...
Philadelphia, PA (Sports Network) - It's hard to believe a month has already gone by in the Major League Baseball season. Well, it's actually not a full month because the season started on April 4, but the calendar has turned to May. Never mind, you get the idea. Anyway, there...
(SportsNetwork.com) - The Atlanta Hawks will try put away those pesky Brooklyn Nets Friday night when Game 6 of their Eastern Conference quarterfinal series returns to the Barclays Center. Atlanta won a franchise-record 60 games and Brooklyn finished under- .500, so the fact...
1. Tampa Bay Buccaneers - Jameis Winston (QB, Florida State) Tampa Bay has its quarterback. There was very, very little doubt Winston was going to go first overall as the most pro-ready quarterback to a franchise desperate for a signal caller. Obviously the concerns about...
New York, NY (SportsNetwork.com) - Joel Ward scored with just 1.3 seconds left, giving the Washington Capitals a dramatic 2-1 win over the New York Rangers on Thursday in Game 1 of their Eastern Conference semifinal series. The game appeared headed for overtime until the Caps...
Milwaukee, WI (SportsNetwork.com) - The Bulls finally eliminated the Bucks, beating them so soundly in Game 6 that Milwaukee resorted to playground bullying. Chicago did its damage on the scoreboard, cruising to a 120-66 drubbing and a date with the Cavaliers in the Eastern...
Chicago, IL (SportsNetwork.com) - Jameis Winston watched from a friend's home in Alabama as he heard his name called in Chicago. Marcus Mariota looked on thousands of miles away from Hawaii as his name was announced 10 minutes later. The Tampa Bay Buccaneers selected Winston,...