Dave Skretta

Chiefs safety Husain Abdullah retires, cites health concerns

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Chiefs safety Husain Abdullah retired after seven seasons Monday, joining the growing list of players who have walked... Read more

Middle Tennessee State sets sights on upset of Syracuse

ST. LOUIS — Middle Tennessee State made mush of millions of brackets when the plucky Blue Raiders sprung an upset of national title... Read more

Stat-heads still dismiss Royals despite World Series win

SURPRISE, Ariz. — The stat-heads hate the Kansas City Royals.

Most of them, anyway.

They keep plugging numbers into complex... Read more

Chiefs move on in playoffs while Maclin remains in limbo

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The Kansas City Chiefs cobbled together an 11-game win streak that included their first playoff triumph in 22 years by... Read more

Volquez to start World Series opener for Royals

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The Royals will send Edinson Volquez to the mound in Game 1 of the World Series, choosing their most consistent starter to... Read more

Blue Jays try to force deciding Game 7 vs Royals in ALCS

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The Kansas City Royals have established a reputation for dramatic postseason comebacks the past couple of years, beginning... Read more

Kenseth refuses to call today's race 'must-win' situation

KANSAS CITY, Kan. — Matt Kenseth walked quietly into the interview at Kansas Speedway, sat behind a microphone, and was asked to reflect on... Read more

Royals, Astros lean on Cueto, McHugh in Game 5 of ALDS

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The Royals traded away three top prospects to acquire Johnny Cueto for the playoffs, even though his winning pedigree has... Read more

Dygert, White of US follow 1-2 finish in junior time trial with 1-2 in road race

RICHMOND, Va. — Chloe Dygert and Emma White are proving the future of American cycling is bright.

The duo finished first and second in... Read more

USA Cycling goes with young team as world championships return to USA

Taylor Phinney will get his opportunity to chase a world championship at home.

After a devastating crash nearly ruined his career,... Read more

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