What's buzzing:
  1. At almost the very last moment, Maria Sharapova pulls the plug on her US Open
    Stephanie Myles

    At almost the very last moment, Maria Sharapova pulls the plug on her US Open

  2. Chicago Bears cut longtime starting cornerback Tim Jennings
    Eric Edholm

    Chicago Bears cut longtime starting cornerback Tim Jennings

  3. Yankees explode for 20 runs in win over Braves
    Chris Cwik

    Yankees explode for 20 runs in win over Braves

  4. His back woes finally under control, Milos Raonic prepares to finish the summer on the right note at the US Open
    Stephanie Myles

    His back woes finally under control, Milos Raonic prepares to finish the summer on the right note at the US Open

  5. Roger Goodell, NFL could get favorable deflate-gate ruling yet still lose
    Dan Wetzel

    Roger Goodell, NFL could get favorable deflate-gate ruling yet still lose

  6. Report: Indians Mark Shapiro to become new Blue Jays president
    Chris Cwik

    Report: Indians Mark Shapiro to become new Blue Jays president

  7. Draft sleeper Ameer Abdullah gives Lions long-awaited multi-threat RB
    Eric Adelson

    Draft sleeper Ameer Abdullah gives Lions long-awaited multi-threat RB

  8. As Jimmy Connors leaves New York, protégé Eugenie Bouchard readies to try to put his advice into practice at the US Open
    Stephanie Myles

    As Jimmy Connors leaves New York, protégé Eugenie Bouchard readies to try to put his advice into practice at the US Open

  9. Jake Arrieta's no-hitter continues his transformation into one of baseball's best pitchers
    Tim Brown

    Jake Arrieta's no-hitter continues his transformation into one of baseball's best pitchers

  10. Corey Chamblin might be out after Riders drop to 0-9 with loss to Redblacks
    Andrew Bucholtz

    Corey Chamblin might be out after Riders drop to 0-9 with loss to Redblacks

  11. 10 Degrees: The postseason contenders, ranked from easiest schedule to hardest
    Jeff Passan

    10 Degrees: The postseason contenders, ranked from easiest schedule to hardest

  12. New world order: Big 12 in era of upheaval as Texas, Oklahoma take back seat
    Pat Forde

    New world order: Big 12 in era of upheaval as Texas, Oklahoma take back seat