National Sports

  • Florida officials accused by defense attorneys of peddling alleged Kraft sex tape to the media
    Adam Glanzman/Getty Images(JUPITER, Fla) -- Attorneys for the owner and manager of a Florida day spa, where New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft and other men were allegedly caught on camera receiving sexual favors are claiming either prosecutors or police are trying to profit from the unauthorized sale of the ... read more
    ABC SportsApril 19, 2019
  • Conor McGregor seen in new bodycam footage getting arrested after phone altercation
    Ronald Martinez/Getty Images(MIAMI) -- Prosecutors have released new footage of UFC star Conor McGregor getting arrested at a Miami Beach home after allegedly smashing and stealing a fan's phone outside the Fountainebleau hotel. The police bodycam footage shows McGregor calmly being led from a private home to a police vehicle, ... read more
    ABC SportsApril 19, 2019
  • St. John’s hires former Arkansas coach Mike Anderson
    Wesley Hitt/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- Former Arkansas head coach Mike Anderson has been named the next coach at St. John's University, the school announced Friday. Anderson was fired last month after taking his team to the second round of the NIT. During his eight season with Arkansas, Anderson led the ... read more
    ABC SportsApril 19, 2019
  • Report: Red Wings to name Steve Yzerman as new general manager
    francisblack/iStock(NEW YORK) -- Former Detroit Red Wings player Steve Yzerman is reportedly heading back to the Motor City.A source tells ESPN the Red Wings will be naming Yzerman its new general manager. A news conference has been scheduled for 3 p.m. ET Friday.Ken Holland, the team’s current general manager, will ... read more
    ABC SportsApril 19, 2019
  • Yankees replace version of ‘God Bless America’ played during seventh inning
    kaarsten/iStock(NEW YORK) -- For nearly two decades, New York Yankees fans have sung Kate Smith’s rendition of “God Bless America” during the seventh inning stretch. But this season, the team dropped it in favor of other versions of the song.The reason why, according to the Daily News, is because of ... read more
    ABC SportsApril 19, 2019
  • Scoreboard roundup — 4/18/19
    iStock(NEW YORK) -- Here are the scores from Thursday's sports events:MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALLAMERICAN LEAGUEDetroit 9 Chi White Sox 7Toronto 7 Minnesota 4Kansas City 6 N-Y Yankees 1Baltimore 6 Tampa Bay 5, 11 InningsSeattle 11 LA Angels 10NATIONAL LEAGUEArizona 4 Atlanta 1Washington 4 San Francisco 2LA Dodgers 3 Milwaukee 1Colorado 6 ... read more
    ABC SportsApril 19, 2019
  • Two-and-a-half-year-old golf prodigy takes after his hero Tiger Woods
    ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Two-and-a-half-year-old Dax Whittaker takes after his favorite professional golfer and recent Masters champion, Tiger Woods, who also started the sport at a young age. The tiny tot has a natural swing that has been viewed on social media thousands of times.His parents Brooke and Dane brought ... read more
    ABC SportsApril 18, 2019
  • Scoreboard roundup — 4/17/19
    iStock(NEW YORK) -- Here are the scores from Wednesday's sports events:MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALLINTERLEAGUEPittsburgh 3 Detroit 2, 10 InningsAMERICAN LEAGUEKansas City 4 Chi White Sox 3, 10 InningsNY Yankees 5 Boston 3Cleveland 1 Seattle 0Tampa Bay 8 Baltimore 1Minnesota 4 Toronto 1Texas 5 LA Angels 4Oakland 2 Houston 1NATIONAL LEAGUEPhiladelphia 3 ... read more
    ABC SportsApril 18, 2019
  • Judge halts prosecutors’ efforts to release police surveillance video of Patriots owner Robert Kraft, others inside spa rooms
    Adam Glanzman/Getty Images(JUPITER, Fla.) -- The judge overseeing the case in which New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft is charged with soliciting prostitution halted Florida prosecutors' plans to release police surveillance video from a spa at which Kraft and two dozen other men have been charged with paying for and ... read more
    ABC SportsApril 17, 2019
  • Marine vet who crawled to Boston Marathon finish surprised with spot in NY Marathon
    ABC News(NEW YORK) -- A determined Marine veteran who pulled himself across the finish line of the Boston Marathon and fell short of his goal to qualify for the New York City Marathon received a big surprise when ABC News' Good Morning America told him he officially has a coveted ... read more
    ABC SportsApril 17, 2019