Daytona debacle in the rearview, SHR aiming to deliver in the desert – FOXSports.com

FOXSports.comTony Stewart’s successful return to competition was a huge home run for Stewart-Haas Racing, but beyond that, Daytona Speedweeks were mostly a disappointment for the newly expanded four-car team. Kevin…

Robin Thicke On Paula Patton: ‘I’m Just Trying To Get Her Back’ – MTV.com

MTV.comThe ‘Blurred Lines’ singer and wife of nine years announced they’re separating earlier this week. By Emily Blake. Robin Thicke has apparently been lying low since he and wife Paula…

‘Girls’ Star Gets Engaged! – Entertainment Tonight News

Entertainment Tonight NewsThis is the most exciting engagement news since the gals in The Sisterhood Of the Traveling Pants started getting hitched! Allison Williams’ real-life romantic life turns out to…

Around college basketball: Robinson’s shot at OT buzzer completes Michigan’s … – Columbus Dispatch

Columbus DispatchEnlarge Image Michael Conroy | Associated Press Michigan’s Glenn Robinson III hits the winning basket in front of Purdue’s Rapheal Davis as time expires. No. 16 Michigan 77, Purdue…

Rob Kardashian ‘may undergo stomach stapling surgery to meet Kris Jenner’s … – Daily Mail

Daily MailThe momager, 58, is said to have demanded that Rob drop 70lbs before his sister Kim Kardashian’s wedding to Kanye West. And the 26-year-old, who is tipping the scales…

Detroit 6, Atlanta 5: Tigers open Grapefruit League with victory – Detroit Free Press

Detroit Free PressDetroit Tigers 6, Atlanta Braves 5. What happened: In his first Tigers game, speedster Rajai Davis had two stolen bases, each leading to a run. Following his steal…

Justin Bieber unsteady and stumbling in arrest video – USA TODAY

USA TODAYThe tribulations of Canadian pop singer Justin Bieber continue with the release today of video from his arrest in Miami Beach last month, which shows him walking unsteadily and…

Rockets’ Howard leaves briefly with knee injury – Washington Post

Washington PostSACRAMENTO, Calif. — Houston Rockets center Dwight Howard briefly left with an apparent right knee injury against the Sacramento Kings before returning to his usual form. Howard and Kings…

Jameis Winston, FSU draw large crowd during loss to Yankees – Orlando Sentinel

Orlando SentinelFlorida State faced the New York Yankees in an exhibition game on Tuesday at George M. Steinbrenner Field. During the Yankees’ first live action of the preseason, it was…

MSU at Michigan: Adreian Payne vanishes from offense late – Lansing State Journal

Lansing State JournalTalkin’ Spartans: MSU vs. Michigan: Freep’s Joe Rexrode joins LSJ’s Graham Couch and Chris Solari to break down MSU’s 79-70 loss at Michigan. Talkin’ Spartans: MSU vs. Michigan.…

Judge green-lights O’Bannon suit – ABC News

ABC NewsEd O’Bannon’s class-action antitrust lawsuit against the NCAA will go to trial barring a settlement, a federal judge ruled Thursday in Oakland, Calif. The decision is a major victory…

Oscar Pregame: Academy Award spotlight shines on lesser-known actors – Detroit Free Press

Detroit Free PressFay Bainter. Richard Farnsworth. Haing S. Ngor. If you’re an Oscar aficionado, these names might be stuck in your head from years of poring over articles and books…

USA’s offense explodes again in win against Czechs – USA TODAY

USA TODAYSOCHI, Russia – Questions about whether Team USA put enough scorers on its Olympic roster have been answered after the Americans moved into the semifinals with a 5-2 quarterfinal…

NHL’s Bettman Says 2018 Olympic Decision Could Come in 6 Months – San Francisco Chronicle

San Francisco Chronicle(See OLY for Olympic coverage.) Feb. 18 (Bloomberg) — A decision on whether National Hockey League players will participate in the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea,…

Meryl Davis, Charlie White win gold – ESPN

ESPNSOCHI, Russia — Through 17 years of grueling practices, of defeats and victories, Meryl Davis and Charlie White insist they’ve never considered parting ways. A perfect pairing, they were nearly…

Meryl Davis and Charlie White’s gasp-inducing performance in winning win ice … – Washington Post

Washington PostCOLUMN| As Meryl Davis and Charlie White glided around on the bright haze of ice, what with all their elaborate footwork and gasp-inducing lifts, at times you forgot they…

Wolverines can’t overcome Frank Kaminsky and Badgers – Detroit Free Press

Detroit Free PressWisconsin Badgers forward Frank Kaminsky (44) shoots the ball in front of Michigan Wolverines forward Jon Horford (15) in the second half at Crisler Arena. The Badgers won,…

Syria talks: UK and France blame government for collapse – BBC News

BBC NewsThe UK and France have blamed the Syrian government for the collapse of peace talks with the opposition in Geneva. “The responsibility for it lies squarely with the Assad…

US hockey team tops Russia, 3-2, on shootout heroics by TJ Oshie – Washington Post

Washington PostPhotos: View Photo Gallery: The Americans face Russia in men’s hockey, Julia Mancuso struggles in Super-G and the rest of the best photos from Day 8 in Sochi. SOCHI,…

Watch Andre Drummond’s Moses Malone impression from NBA All-Star Weekend – San Jose Mercury News

San Jose Mercury NewsDetroit Pistons center Andre Drummond is the definition of a rising star in the NBA, so it was only fitting he dominated the league’s Rising Stars Challenge…

Ellen Page: ‘I am gay. I’m tired of lying by omission’ — VIDEO – Entertainment Weekly

Entertainment WeeklyEllen Page announced she is gay today in the course of a speech at the inaugural “Time to THRIVE” conference in Las Vegas. “I’m here today because I am…

David Stern heads Hall’s Class of ’14 – ESPN

ESPNNEW ORLEANS — David Stern is going from the commissioner’s office to the Hall of Fame. [+] Enlarge David Stern. Glenn James/NBAE/Getty Images David Stern will be inducted into the…

Drake apologises for rant over Philip Seymour Hoffman Rolling Stone cover – Daily Mail

Daily MailDrake has apologised for offending fans of the late Philip Seymour Hoffman, after his Twitter rant when a tribute to the star replaced his Rolling Stone cover. The pop…

Drake Issues Grovelling Apology After Blasting Rolling Stone Over Philip … – Entertainmentwise

EntertainmentwiseDrake appears to have seen the error of his ways as the rapper has issued a public apology for the way he reacted when Rolling Stone magazine replaced his cover…

Drake Explains Frustration With Rolling Stone, Apologizes – BallerStatus.com

BallerStatus.comAfter making headlines this week for his feud with Rolling Stone over the new cover, which will feature the late Philip Seymour Hoffman instead of himself, Drake took to his…

Kravitz: Sochi shows its friendly side for Opening Ceremony – USA TODAY

USA TODAYSOCHI, Russia — Winston Churchill once said this of Russia and its people: They are “a riddle, wrapped in a mystery, inside an enigma.” The American view of Russia…

NBA roundup: David West, Paul George help Pacers end Atlanta skid – Detroit Free Press

Detroit Free PressATLANTA — David West scored 22 points, Paul George added 18 and the NBA-leading Indiana Pacers beat the Atlanta Hawks, 89-85, Tuesday night. The Pacers snapped a 12-game…

Peyton Manning, Denver can’t recover from Super Bowl mistakes – USA TODAY

USA TODAYEAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. — Peyton Manning’s eyes got wide as the ball zipped past his helmet and into the end zone. Manning spent the past two weeks trying to…

Travis Bader sets 3-pointers record – ESPN

Travis Bader sets 3-pointers recordESPNMILWAUKEE — Oakland‘s Travis Bader set the NCAA Division I record for the most career 3-pointers on Sunday against Milwaukee, surpassing the previous mark of 457…

Dylan Farrow speaks out about abuse accusations against Woody Allen – Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles TimesWoody Allen’s adopted daughter Dylan Farrow on Saturday repeated — and elaborated on — her assertion that the filmmaker sexually assaulted her when she was a child. Farrow’s…

Detroit 4, Washington 3 (SO): Red Wings pepper Capitals, but need seven shoot … – Detroit Free Press

Detroit Free PressWhat a way to finish your 3,000th home game in front of a wildly cheering crowd. The Red Wings, who played their first home game in the 1926-27…

Rihanna Talks Body Image: She Wants A Bigger Butt! – E! Online

E! OnlineFresh off her Grammy win, Rihanna caught up with E!’s Alicia Quarles at MAC’s Soho store to chat about beauty, body image and butts. Clad in a purple metallic…

Kragthorpe: Seahawks ride old-school bus to Super Bowl – Salt Lake Tribune

Salt Lake TribuneNewark, N.J. • The Seattle Seahawks seem out of place in New Jersey, and not just because they’re nearly 3,000 miles from home. They’ve arrived in Super Bowl…

Cowboys shuffle coaching staff – ESPN (blog)

ESPN (blog)IRVING, Texas — Presiding over the worst defense in Dallas Cowboys history has earned Monte Kiffin a new job title. Kiffin was named assistant head coach/defense on Tuesday night,…

Aldridge: Silver to name Tatum as deputy commissioner – NBA.com

NBA.comMaking clear his intention to emphasize business development as he ascends to the NBA’s top job this weekend, deputy commissioner Adam Silver will recommend that Mark Tatum, the league’s Executive…