Los Angeles Lakers guard Kobe Bryant is set for nine months out after undergoing surgery on a shoulder injury.
A review of Wednesday's action in basketball's NBA, including a 55-point haul for Cleveland's Kyrie Irving.
A review of Wednesday's action in ice hockey's NHL, including victory for the LA Kings over the Chicago Blackhawks.
The British Basketball League is taking legal advice with its operating licence under review.
Kerry forward Darran O’Sullivan says he had to quit his job in Dublin in order to help prolong his inter-county career.
Sergey Bubka has confirmed he will stand against Sebastian Coe for the presidency of the IAAF.
A review of Tuesday's NHL action the New York Islanders beat city rivals the Rangers 4-1 and secure bragging rights.
A review of Tuesday's NBA action as the Golden State Warriors lost 113-111 in overtime to the Chicago Bulls.
South Korea's Olympic swimming champion Park Tae-hwan has failed a drugs test, according to reports in Korea.
Lance Armstrong has hit out at UCI president Brian Cookson for failing to carry out promises he made about doping.