9:08 PM EDT, Sat October 21, 2017
Kansas City Star 6 hours ago

Why Sporting KC should be desperate for a win in Sunday’s season finale

After the frustration had settled on the controversial playoff elimination more than 11 months ago, Sporting Kansas City ultimately looked inward. Beyond the perceived referee mistakes that swung the outcome. …
Kansas City Star Oct 20, 2017

Raiders’ Marshawn Lynch suspended one game for grabbing an official

Well, Raiders running back Marshawn Lynch had an interesting 24 hours. Lynch, whose nickname is Beast Mode, played in Oakland’s 31-30 win over the Chiefs on Thursday night. But in …
Kansas City Star Oct 20, 2017

Reinforcements could soon be on the way for the Chiefs, ‘a pretty good football team’

Consecutive losses to Pittsburgh and Oakland have caused some consternation among Chiefs fans, but Andy Reid has been doing this head coaching thing long enough — 19 years now — …
Kansas City Star Oct 20, 2017

Why facing Michael Porter Jr. appears to be a no-lose situation for KU and Bill Self

Here’s something crazy to think about, yet entirely true as Kansas prepares to take on Missouri in Sunday’s charity game at the Sprint Center. The Jayhawks are about to face …
Kansas City Star Oct 20, 2017

Actually, Steelers safety Mike Mitchell was fined for two hits against the Chiefs

The checkbooks of two Steelers are lighter due to penalties in Pittsburgh’s 19-13 win over the Chiefs on Sunday. Steelers safety Mike Mitchell was fined by the NFL this week …
Kansas City Star Oct 20, 2017

Marshawn Lynch watches in stands after ejection, then rides train with Marcus Peters

Raiders running back Marshawn Lynch was ejected from Thursday night's 31-30 Oakland victory over the Chiefs, then watched the rest of the game in the stands. After the game, he rode on a Bay Area Rapid Transit train with Chiefs cornerback Marcus Peters. Both players are from Oakland. …
Kansas City Star Oct 20, 2017

KU Jayhawks forward Mitch Lightfoot on Border War exhibition

KU forward Mitch Lightfoot talks about Sunday’s basketball exhibition game against Missouri in Kansas City. …

Dayton Moore on what might happen for Royals in 2018

A couple years ago, people assumed the Royals would not be able to re-sign Alex Gordon. But as Royals GM Dayton Moore pointed out in his Wednesday news conference, the …
Kansas City Star Oct 20, 2017

KU Jayhawks guard Malik Newman on Sunday's Border War game

KU guard Malik Newman talks about the Jayhawks' exhibition game against MU on Sunday at the Sprint Center. …
Kansas City Star Oct 20, 2017

No TV, but Mizzou-KU basketball game will be shown on pay-per-view livestream

More fans will have a chance to see Missouri and Kansas play basketball for the first time since 2012. The schools originally announced that their Showdown for Relief exhibition men’s …
Kansas City Star Oct 20, 2017

Amid vulgar anti-Chiefs chant, Marcus Peters rode train with Marshawn Lynch

Following the Chiefs’ wild 31-30 loss to the Raiders on Thursday night, a lot of people left the Oakland Coliseum and rode the Bay Area Rapid Transit to get home. …
Kansas City Star Oct 20, 2017

Podcast: Listen to the A-Team break down the Chiefs’ loss to Oakland

The Kansas City Chiefs lost to Oakland 31-30 on Thursday Night Football, and after the game, The Star’s Sam Mellinger (@mellinger), Vahe Gregorian (@vgregorian), Blair Kerkhoff (@BlairKerkhoff) and Terez A. …
FOX Sports Oct 20, 2017
Raiders eke out 31-30 win over Chiefs on Carr's late TD pass

Raiders eke out 31-30 win over Chiefs on Carr's late TD pass

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) The Oakland Raiders scored two apparent game-winning touchdowns that didn't count. The Kansas City Chiefs forced incompletions on back-to-back plays that ended with 0:00 on the clock only to have the game extended by penalties.
Kansas City Star Oct 20, 2017

The losing Chiefs and the emptiness of the wrong side of a wild game

If any one of four or five or six or some bigger number of plays went the other way this locker room would be a party. There would be dancing. …
Kansas City Star Oct 20, 2017

Crazy final drive exposes Chiefs’ weakness: defense

The end was bizarre and confounding and controversial in ways that will sting and stick a while. Timeless, you might say, which would be apt for a game that was …

Kansas City Sports Photos

Top Kansas City Player News

  • 1 Josh Jackson

    Josh Jackson

    Jackson, No. 14 Virginia Tech routs North Carolina 59-7

  • Whit Merrifield

    Whit Merrifield

    Whit Merrifield and how stopping stolen bases might lead to more home runs

  • Udoka Azubuike

    Udoka Azubuike

    Notebook: Boot camp ends, players look forward to Late Night

  • Tyreek Hill

    Tyreek Hill

    Film Room: Defending Tyreek An Uphill Battle

  • Travis Wood

    Travis Wood

    Padres 3, Dodgers 9: Young Friars score against first place Dodgers