Jarrod Dyson capped a 10-pitch at-bat with a tiebreaking, two-run double in a three-run third inning off Nathan Eovaldi, and the Kansas City Royals rallied to beat the Boston Red Sox 7-3 Sunday for their first series win in nearly three weeks.
Denver’s Nikola Jokic headlined the All-NBA first team that was unveiled Tuesday night, but Philadelphia’s Joel Embiid — who was second in the MVP race — only made the second team. Jokic and Embiid are primarily centers, in the eyes of most voters, and that meant they were vying for that position on the first team.
Seven-year-old Quor’Vae Hailey ran the fastest 100m time in the country for her age group this weekend. Her coach started the team 16 years ago with the goal of keeping Topeka kids on the right track – in more ways than one.
Local basketball coaches and referees on Monday responded to a video recording from the weekend, showing an incident in which a coach allegedly choked an official at a Mid America Youth Basketball (MAYB) tournament in Wichita.
The offensive line that the Kansas City Chiefs aggressively overhauled this offseason has taken a hit with a knee injury to veteran Kyle Long during voluntary workouts that could require surgery and keep him out of training camp.