Professional Sports


Tease photo

NBA NOTES: LeBron James, Cavaliers not talking contract just yet

The Cleveland Cavaliers and free agent LeBron James are in no hurry to sit down and discuss a new contract

NFL NOTES: Giants' Jason Pierre-Paul injures hand in fireworks accident

New York Giants defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul "severely injured" his hand in a fireworks accident in South Florida on Saturday night, according to reports.

Tease photo

Kansas City Royals top MLB All-Star Game starters

The 2014 American League champion Kansas City Royals will be heavily represented in this year's All-Star Game, with four players named as starters on Sunday

Tease photo

Late Gwinnett Braves rally falls just short against Charlotte

Brandon Barker did well in a spot start Sunday for the Gwinnett Braves, but the hosts' late rally fell short against the Charlotte Knights

Tease photo

South Gwinnett's Lou Williams signs $21 million deal with LA Lakers

The Los Angeles Lakers have reached a deal with free agent Lou Williams of South Gwinnett

Grand slam does in Foltynewicz, G-Braves

Mike Foltynewicz struggled in his last three starts for Atlanta and didn’t fare any better in his first outing after being sent down to Gwinnett.

Speed, not power, is G-Braves' game

Eury Perez leads the International League with 28 stolen bases although he was promoted to Atlanta on June 18.

Tease photo

Maybin leads hit parade in Braves' 9-5 win over Phillies

Center fielder Cameron Maybin had three hits, including a home run, to spark an 11-hit attack in the Atlanta Braves’ 9-5 win over the Philadelphia Phillies on Saturday night at Turner Field.

Tease photo

Brian McCann's 12th-inning, walk-off blast lifts Yankees

As he waited in the on-deck circle, catcher Brian McCann noticed the fireworks from neighboring apartment buildings going up into the sky. A few moments later, McCann sent something else into the sky and caused another celebration.

Tease photo

NASCAR NOTES: Kyle Busch returns to Daytona, crashes again

Kyle Busch's time at Daytona in 2015 has been far from positive. It took another bad turn just nine minutes into Friday's first Sprint Cup practice session

Tease photo

Tiger four back at PGA Tour's Greenbrier Classic

Tiger Woods mixed some good shots with a couple of terrible drives as he carded a one-under-par 69 in the second round of the Greenbrier Classic in West Virginia on Friday

Atlanta Braves sign two promising 16-year-olds from the Dominican Republic

Continuing to change the long-term structure of the organization, the Atlanta Braves signed a pair of 16-year-old players from the Dominican Republic

Tease photo

Atlanta Braves top Phillies thanks to another Teheran home win

Julio Teheran allowed one unearned run in seven innings in the Atlanta Braves' 2-1 win over the Philadelphia Phillies on Friday night

Charlotte tops G-Braves in doubleheader nightcap Friday

Behind a complete game from former Major League right-handed starter Brad Penny and a four home run attack, the Charlotte Knights whipped the Gwinnett Braves by a score of 11-2 on Friday night

Gwinnett Braves top Charlotte for season-high fifth straight win Friday afternoon

For the second straight game, the Gwinnett Braves scored six times in an inning and whipped the Charlotte Knights by an 11-4 score Friday afternoon in the first game of a day/night doubleheader at BB&T Ballpark


Gwinnett Braves

Georgia Force

Gwinnett Gladiators




Photo galleries