COLLEGE FOOTBALL

Oregon’s Willie Taggart era: a lone season of what-ifs

Willie Taggart’s lone season as head football coach at Oregon may well be remembered for … Read more

NATIONAL FOOTBALL LEAGUE

Garoppolo leads 49ers to third straight win

SANTA CLARA, Calif. — As his ecstatic teammates rushed Robbie Gould to celebrate the kicker’s … Read more

SOCCER

Bars on the windows, laughter between the lines

MILAN — The 5-year-old boy chased his father around the concrete soccer court, his feathery … Read more

NATIONAL FOOTBALL LEAGUE

Rams rout Seahawks for control of NFC West

SEATTLE — Todd Gurley caught the pass from Jared Goff, turned upfield and once again … Read more

BRIEFS

Sports in brief

SKIING

Veith is back with World Cup win — Anna Veith felt overwhelming relief after … Read more

SPORTS BROADCASTING

ESPN throws its cash in the ring, looks to take on a more affordable project

One is a listing national sports network desperate for cheap and compelling programming that can … Read more

NATIONAL FOOTBALL LEAGUE

Jerry Richardson to sell Carolina Panthers

Carolina Panthers owner Jerry Richardson said Sunday he would sell the team just hours after … Read more

THE WEEK AHEAD

The week ahead

A rundown of games and events to watch for locally and nationally from the world … Read more

OUTDOORS

The one that got away: the $2.8M, that is

OCEAN CITY, Md. — Phil Heasley caught the fish of his life, but the $2.8 … Read more

NFL HIGHLIGHTS

Cowboys keep dream alive, defeat Raiders

OAKLAND, Calif. — Dallas kept its playoff hopes alive by the slimmest of margins. Dak … Read more

NBA ROUNDUP

After a change of shoes, LeBron’s triple-double leads Cavs past Wiz

WASHINGTON — LeBron James joked that he changed out of his shoes — one black, … Read more

MEN’S COLLEGE BASKETBALL

Devils rally to remain undefeated

TEMPE, Ariz. — Arizona State came out flat, missing shots, tossing balls into the stands, … Read more

NHL ROUNDUP

Kane, Crawford lead Blackhawks past Wild

CHICAGO — Patrick Kane is finally on a roll, and so are the Chicago Blackhawks. … Read more

On the air

Upcoming TV and radio listings … Read more

Scoreboard

Schedules, scores and standings … Read more

NFL scoreboard

NFL standings and summaries … Read more

NBA Scoreboard

Standings, box scores and leaders … Read more

Prep wrestling

5 champions lift Cougars to win at Irwin tourney

REDMOND — Mountain View boasted five champion wrestlers as the Cougars dominated the annual Adrian … Read more

Prep roundup

All Bears at Swimming and Giving Classic

Bend High won comfortably in both the girls and boys halves of the Bend Swimming … Read more

College football

Ducks bucked in Cristobal’s debut

LAS VEGAS — Bryan Harsin did not have to say anything. Boise State had committed … Read more

The league has a problem with women, and vice versa

For years, the National Football League has tried to sell more tickets, pretzels, and apparel … Read more

Men’s College basketball

For Beavers’ Manuel, defense is the key

CORVALLIS — Kendal Manuel is adjusting to a new role with the Oregon State men’s … Read more

Men’s college basketball

2nd half run lifts Ducks

FRESNO, Calif. — Dana Altman knew that the key for Oregon to get its struggling … Read more

Rodeo

Crawford finishes 9th in the world

LAS VEGAS — The frustration of back-to-back seventh-place finishes on the final two nights of … Read more

MEN’S COLLEGE BASKETBALL

OSU learning ‘how to win again’

PORTLAND — Oregon State is regaining the confidence they lacked last season. The Beavers (8-3) … Read more

Women’s college basketball

No. 17 Beavers win 5th straight

PORTLAND — Aleah Goodman had 17 points for No. 17 Oregon State in a 74-59 … Read more

NBA roundup

Blazers’ D tough again in 2nd W of back-to-back

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Hornets associate head coach Stephen Silas expressed concern about stopping the Trail … Read more

COLLEGE FOOTBALL

Blue Raiders too much for Red Wolves

MONTGOMERY, Ala. — Brent Stockstill and Middle Tennessee produced a triumphant finish to an injury-riddled … Read more

NFL ROUNDUP

Chiefs blow out Chargers, take control of AFC West

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The Kansas City Chiefs saw their bandwagon empty during a midseason … Read more

NHL HIGHLIGHTS

Power play goal in OT lifts Rangers over Bruins

BOSTON — Henrik Lundqvist has seen Mats Zuccarello’s shot many times during practice so he … Read more

NATIONAL FOOTBALL LEAGUE

Week 15 at a glance

L.A. Rams (9-4) at Seattle (8-5) When: 1:05 p.m. Sunday TV: Fox Radio: KLTW 95.7-FM … Read more

BRIEFS

Sports in brief

SKIING

Vonn wins Val D’Isere super-G; Ross 8th — Lindsey Vonn powered down a shortened … Read more

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