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  • The Latest: Spurs GM says Popovich overwhelmed by support

    The Latest: Spurs GM says Popovich overwhelmed by support

    Thursday, April 19 2018 12:56 PM EDT2018-04-19 16:56:16 GMT
    (Ezra Shaw/Pool Photo via AP). San Antonio Spurs' Rudy Gay scores against the Golden State Warriors during the first half in Game 2 of a first-round NBA basketball playoff series, Monday, April 16, 2018, in Oakland, Calif. Golden State won 116-101.(Ezra Shaw/Pool Photo via AP). San Antonio Spurs' Rudy Gay scores against the Golden State Warriors during the first half in Game 2 of a first-round NBA basketball playoff series, Monday, April 16, 2018, in Oakland, Calif. Golden State won 116-101.
    The San Antonio Spurs say Greg Popovich will not coach the team at home Thursday night in Game 3 of their first-round playoff series against Golden State following the death of his wife.More >>
    The San Antonio Spurs say Greg Popovich will not coach the team at home Thursday night in Game 3 of their first-round playoff series against Golden State following the death of his wife.More >>
  • Nadal advances at Monte Carlo as Djokovic goes out

    Nadal advances at Monte Carlo as Djokovic goes out

    Thursday, April 19 2018 12:55 PM EDT2018-04-19 16:55:56 GMT
    Third-seeded Alexander Zverev has reached the Monte Carlo Masters quarterfinals where he could meet his brother.More >>
    Third-seeded Alexander Zverev has reached the Monte Carlo Masters quarterfinals where he could meet his brother.More >>
  • Under wraps: Browns GM keeping draft plans private

    Under wraps: Browns GM keeping draft plans private

    Thursday, April 19 2018 12:47 PM EDT2018-04-19 16:47:21 GMT
    (AP Photo/Tony Dejak). Cleveland Browns general manager John Dorsey answers questions about the draft during a news conference at the NFL football team's training camp facility, Thursday, April 19, 2018, in Berea, Ohio.(AP Photo/Tony Dejak). Cleveland Browns general manager John Dorsey answers questions about the draft during a news conference at the NFL football team's training camp facility, Thursday, April 19, 2018, in Berea, Ohio.
    Browns general manager Dorsey keeping his draft plans private.More >>
    Browns general manager Dorsey keeping his draft plans private.More >>
  • NBA mourns death of Gregg Popovich's wife

    NBA mourns death of Gregg Popovich's wife

    Thursday, April 19 2018 12:47 PM EDT2018-04-19 16:47:18 GMT
    (AP Photo/Nick Wass, File). FILE - In this March 27, 2018, file photo, San Antonio Spurs head coach Gregg Popovich watches during the first half of an NBA basketball game against the Washington Wizards, in Washington.  The wife of Spurs coach Gregg Pop...(AP Photo/Nick Wass, File). FILE - In this March 27, 2018, file photo, San Antonio Spurs head coach Gregg Popovich watches during the first half of an NBA basketball game against the Washington Wizards, in Washington. The wife of Spurs coach Gregg Pop...
    The wife of San Antonio Spurs coach Gregg Popovich has died.More >>
    The wife of San Antonio Spurs coach Gregg Popovich has died.More >>
  • Champion Eagles to face host Jaguars in London

    Champion Eagles to face host Jaguars in London

    Thursday, April 19 2018 12:47 PM EDT2018-04-19 16:47:16 GMT
    The Super Bowl champion Philadelphia Eagles will head to England's home of soccer when they take on the Jacksonville Jaguars in one of four NFL international games next season.More >>
    The Super Bowl champion Philadelphia Eagles will head to England's home of soccer when they take on the Jacksonville Jaguars in one of four NFL international games next season.More >>
  • 76ers center Joel Embiid doubtful for Game 3 against Heat

    76ers center Joel Embiid doubtful for Game 3 against Heat

    Thursday, April 19 2018 12:47 PM EDT2018-04-19 16:47:13 GMT
    (AP Photo/Chris Szagola). Philadelphia 76ers' Joel Embiid wears mask while warming up for the team's NBA basketball game against the Milwaukee Bucks, Wednesday, April 11, 2018, in Philadelphia.(AP Photo/Chris Szagola). Philadelphia 76ers' Joel Embiid wears mask while warming up for the team's NBA basketball game against the Milwaukee Bucks, Wednesday, April 11, 2018, in Philadelphia.
    Joel Embiid remains listed as doubtful by Philadelphia for Game 3 of the 76ers' Eastern Conference playoff series at Miami.More >>
    Joel Embiid remains listed as doubtful by Philadelphia for Game 3 of the 76ers' Eastern Conference playoff series at Miami.More >>
  • Sharks ride depth, Jones to first-round sweep of Ducks

    Sharks ride depth, Jones to first-round sweep of Ducks

    Thursday, April 19 2018 12:47 PM EDT2018-04-19 16:47:11 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu). San Jose Sharks center Tomas Hertl, from the Czech Republic, reacts after scoring a goal against the Anaheim Ducks during the third period of Game 4 of an NHL hockey first-round playoff series in San Jose, Calif., Wednesday, April...(AP Photo/Jeff Chiu). San Jose Sharks center Tomas Hertl, from the Czech Republic, reacts after scoring a goal against the Anaheim Ducks during the third period of Game 4 of an NHL hockey first-round playoff series in San Jose, Calif., Wednesday, April...
    Very little separated San Jose and Anaheim in the regular season, with the Ducks edging out the Sharks by one point for second place in the Pacific Division.More >>
    Very little separated San Jose and Anaheim in the regular season, with the Ducks edging out the Sharks by one point for second place in the Pacific Division.More >>
  • Reds fire manager Bryan Price after 3-15 start

    Reds fire manager Bryan Price after 3-15 start

    Thursday, April 19 2018 12:47 PM EDT2018-04-19 16:47:03 GMT
    The Reds have fired Bryan Price after a 3-15 start, the first managerial change in the major leagues this season.More >>
    The Reds have fired Bryan Price after a 3-15 start, the first managerial change in the major leagues this season.More >>
  • With USOC in turmoil, athletes testify about sex-abuse cases

    With USOC in turmoil, athletes testify about sex-abuse cases

    Thursday, April 19 2018 12:47 PM EDT2018-04-19 16:47:01 GMT
    How can you sleep at night? With USOC in turmoil, athletes testify to Congress about sex-abuse cases.More >>
    How can you sleep at night? With USOC in turmoil, athletes testify to Congress about sex-abuse cases.More >>
  • London Marathon says reconsider fancy dress in record heat

    London Marathon says reconsider fancy dress in record heat

    Thursday, April 19 2018 12:46 PM EDT2018-04-19 16:46:59 GMT
    London Marathon runners have been urged to reconsider taking part in fancy dress with Sunday's race set to be the warmest on record.More >>
    London Marathon runners have been urged to reconsider taking part in fancy dress with Sunday's race set to be the warmest on record.More >>
  • Paul, Green help Rockets rout Timberwolves 102-82 in Game 2

    Paul, Green help Rockets rout Timberwolves 102-82 in Game 2

    Thursday, April 19 2018 12:17 PM EDT2018-04-19 16:17:23 GMT
    (AP Photo/Eric Christian Smith). Houston Rockets guard James Harden (13) drives to the basket over Minnesota Timberwolves center Karl-Anthony Towns during the first half in Game 2 of a first-round NBA basketball playoff series Wednesday, April 18, 2018...(AP Photo/Eric Christian Smith). Houston Rockets guard James Harden (13) drives to the basket over Minnesota Timberwolves center Karl-Anthony Towns during the first half in Game 2 of a first-round NBA basketball playoff series Wednesday, April 18, 2018...
    Chris Paul had 27 points and Gerald Green came off the bench to score 21 as the Houston Rockets used a huge second quarter to take the lead and cruise to a 102-82 win over the Minnesota Timberwolves to take a 2-0...More >>
    Chris Paul had 27 points and Gerald Green came off the bench to score 21 as the Houston Rockets used a huge second quarter to take the lead and cruise to a 102-82 win over the Minnesota Timberwolves to take a 2-0 lead in the first-round playoff series.More >>
  • Mitchell lifts Jazz past Thunder 102-95 to even series

    Mitchell lifts Jazz past Thunder 102-95 to even series

    Thursday, April 19 2018 12:17 PM EDT2018-04-19 16:17:13 GMT
    (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki). Oklahoma City Thunder forwards Paul George (13) and Carmelo Anthony (7) try to keep Utah Jazz guard Donovan Mitchell (45) from passing the ball during the first half of Game 2 of an NBA basketball first-round playoff series in O...(AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki). Oklahoma City Thunder forwards Paul George (13) and Carmelo Anthony (7) try to keep Utah Jazz guard Donovan Mitchell (45) from passing the ball during the first half of Game 2 of an NBA basketball first-round playoff series in O...
    Mitchell's big fourth quarter lifts Jazz past Thunder 102-95 to even series.More >>
    Mitchell's big fourth quarter lifts Jazz past Thunder 102-95 to even series.More >>
  • Convicted ex-high school athlete wants off sex offender list

    Convicted ex-high school athlete wants off sex offender list

    Thursday, April 19 2018 12:16 PM EDT2018-04-19 16:16:56 GMT
    (AP Photo/Dake Kang, File). FILE – In this Sept. 14, 2017, file photo, Ma'lik Richmond, center, of Steubenville, Ohio, and his attorney Susan Stone, left, walk out of U.S. District Court in Youngstown, Ohio. An Ohio judge has scheduled a Thursday, Apri...(AP Photo/Dake Kang, File). FILE – In this Sept. 14, 2017, file photo, Ma'lik Richmond, center, of Steubenville, Ohio, and his attorney Susan Stone, left, walk out of U.S. District Court in Youngstown, Ohio. An Ohio judge has scheduled a Thursday, Apri...
    A judge is hearing arguments about whether a man convicted as a juvenile of raping a 16-year-old girl should be removed from Ohio's sex offender registry.More >>
    A judge is hearing arguments about whether a man convicted as a juvenile of raping a 16-year-old girl should be removed from Ohio's sex offender registry.More >>
  • Tennessee AD Fulmer signs new deal worth at least $900,000

    Tennessee AD Fulmer signs new deal worth at least $900,000

    Thursday, April 19 2018 12:16 PM EDT2018-04-19 16:16:51 GMT
    Tennessee athletic director Phillip Fulmer signs contract running through 2021 that increases his annual pay to at least $900,000.More >>
    Tennessee athletic director Phillip Fulmer signs contract running through 2021 that increases his annual pay to at least $900,000.More >>
  • King's lair: LeBron scores 46, Cav even series with Pacers

    King's lair: LeBron scores 46, Cav even series with Pacers

    Thursday, April 19 2018 12:16 PM EDT2018-04-19 16:16:48 GMT
    (AP Photo/Tony Dejak). Cleveland Cavaliers' LeBron James (23) drives to the basket against Indiana Pacers' Myles Turner (33) during the first half of Game 2 of an NBA basketball first-round playoff series Wednesday, April 18, 2018, in Cleveland.(AP Photo/Tony Dejak). Cleveland Cavaliers' LeBron James (23) drives to the basket against Indiana Pacers' Myles Turner (33) during the first half of Game 2 of an NBA basketball first-round playoff series Wednesday, April 18, 2018, in Cleveland.
    LeBron scores 46, Cavs hold off Pacers 100-97 to even series at 1-1.More >>
    LeBron scores 46, Cavs hold off Pacers 100-97 to even series at 1-1.More >>
  • NFL confirms times and dates for this year's London games

    NFL confirms times and dates for this year's London games

    Thursday, April 19 2018 11:04 AM EDT2018-04-19 15:04:29 GMT
    The NFL has confirmed the times and dates for the three regular-season games to be played in London this year.More >>
    The NFL has confirmed the times and dates for the three regular-season games to be played in London this year.More >>
  • Crosby leads Penguins past Flyers for 3-1 lead in playoffs

    Crosby leads Penguins past Flyers for 3-1 lead in playoffs

    Thursday, April 19 2018 10:48 AM EDT2018-04-19 14:48:36 GMT
    (AP Photo/Tom Mihalek). Pittsburgh Penguins' Carl Hagelin, left, skates away with the puck as Philadelphia Flyers' Scott Laughton, center, and Michbael Raffl, right, watch during the second period in Game 4 of an NHL first-round hockey playoff series W...(AP Photo/Tom Mihalek). Pittsburgh Penguins' Carl Hagelin, left, skates away with the puck as Philadelphia Flyers' Scott Laughton, center, and Michbael Raffl, right, watch during the second period in Game 4 of an NHL first-round hockey playoff series W...
    Sidney Crosby scored his fifth goal of the series and became the Pittsburgh Penguins' career postseason points leader in a 5-0 win over the Philadelphia Flyers.More >>
    Sidney Crosby scored his fifth goal of the series and became the Pittsburgh Penguins' career postseason points leader in a 5-0 win over the Philadelphia Flyers.More >>
  • Tractors worth $50,000 stolen from Scottie Pippen's farm

    Tractors worth $50,000 stolen from Scottie Pippen's farm

    Thursday, April 19 2018 9:37 AM EDT2018-04-19 13:37:46 GMT
    (AP Photo/Steve Helber, File). FILE - In this March 13, 2015, file photo, former NBA player Scottie Pippen watches an NCAA college basketball game in Nashville, Tenn. Authorities in rural Arkansas are investigating the theft of more than $50,000 worth ...(AP Photo/Steve Helber, File). FILE - In this March 13, 2015, file photo, former NBA player Scottie Pippen watches an NCAA college basketball game in Nashville, Tenn. Authorities in rural Arkansas are investigating the theft of more than $50,000 worth ...
    Authorities in rural Arkansas are investigating the theft of more than $50,000 worth of equipment from a farm owned by former NBA star Scottie Pippen.More >>
    Authorities in rural Arkansas are investigating the theft of more than $50,000 worth of equipment from a farm owned by former NBA star Scottie Pippen.More >>
  • LEADING OFF: Stanton tries to break slump, Freeman injured

    LEADING OFF: Stanton tries to break slump, Freeman injured

    Thursday, April 19 2018 9:16 AM EDT2018-04-19 13:16:48 GMT
    (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson). New York Yankees' Giancarlo Stanton walks back to the dugout after striking out against the Miami Marlins during the seventh inning of a baseball game, Monday, April 16, 2018, in New York.(AP Photo/Julie Jacobson). New York Yankees' Giancarlo Stanton walks back to the dugout after striking out against the Miami Marlins during the seventh inning of a baseball game, Monday, April 16, 2018, in New York.
    LEADING OFF: Stanton tries to break pinstripe slump, Freeman hopes for best on wrist, Ohtani could return to lineup.More >>
    LEADING OFF: Stanton tries to break pinstripe slump, Freeman hopes for best on wrist, Ohtani could return to lineup.More >>
  • Kucherov leads way as Lightning take 3-1 lead over Devils

    Kucherov leads way as Lightning take 3-1 lead over Devils

    Thursday, April 19 2018 9:16 AM EDT2018-04-19 13:16:43 GMT
    (AP Photo/Julio Cortez). Tampa Bay Lightning right wing Nikita Kucherov, of Russia, celebrates his goal against the New Jersey Devils during the first period of Game 4 of an NHL first-round hockey playoff series Wednesday, April 18, 2018, in Newark, N.J.(AP Photo/Julio Cortez). Tampa Bay Lightning right wing Nikita Kucherov, of Russia, celebrates his goal against the New Jersey Devils during the first period of Game 4 of an NHL first-round hockey playoff series Wednesday, April 18, 2018, in Newark, N.J.
    Nikita Kucherov scored two goals, set up another and knocked New Jersey's top defenseman out of the game with a big hit, and the Tampa Bay Lightning moved within a game of advancing past the Devils with a 3-1 victory.More >>
    Nikita Kucherov scored two goals, set up another and knocked New Jersey's top defenseman out of the game with a big hit, and the Tampa Bay Lightning moved within a game of advancing past the Devils with a 3-1 victory.More >>
  • LaMarre's single lifts Twins over Indians 2-1 in 16 innings

    LaMarre's single lifts Twins over Indians 2-1 in 16 innings

    Thursday, April 19 2018 8:48 AM EDT2018-04-19 12:48:35 GMT
    (AP Photo/Carlos Giusti). Minnesota Twins starting pitcher Jose Berrios throws in the fourth inning of the final game of a two-game Mayor League Series against the Cleveland Indians at the Hiram Bithorn Stadium in San Juan, Puerto Rico, Wednesday, Apri...(AP Photo/Carlos Giusti). Minnesota Twins starting pitcher Jose Berrios throws in the fourth inning of the final game of a two-game Mayor League Series against the Cleveland Indians at the Hiram Bithorn Stadium in San Juan, Puerto Rico, Wednesday, Apri...
    Just enough power: Eddie Rosario scores winning run in 16th inning as Twins top Indians 2-1.More >>
    Just enough power: Eddie Rosario scores winning run in 16th inning as Twins top Indians 2-1.More >>
  • Mets rally for 9 runs in 8th inning to stun Nationals, 11-5

    Mets rally for 9 runs in 8th inning to stun Nationals, 11-5

    Thursday, April 19 2018 8:32 AM EDT2018-04-19 12:32:59 GMT
    (AP Photo/Kathy Willens). New York Mets' Yoenis Cespedes celebrates with teammates in the dugout after hitting a grand slam in the eighth inning of a baseball game against the Washington Nationals, Wednesday, April 18, 2018, in New York.(AP Photo/Kathy Willens). New York Mets' Yoenis Cespedes celebrates with teammates in the dugout after hitting a grand slam in the eighth inning of a baseball game against the Washington Nationals, Wednesday, April 18, 2018, in New York.
    Yoenis Cespedes launched a grand slam during a nine-run outburst in the eighth inning that rallied the New York Mets past the Washington Nationals 11-5, preventing a three-game sweep.More >>
    Yoenis Cespedes launched a grand slam during a nine-run outburst in the eighth inning that rallied the New York Mets past the Washington Nationals 11-5, preventing a three-game sweep.More >>
  • FIFA closes racism case from Under-17 World Cup final

    FIFA closes racism case from Under-17 World Cup final

    Thursday, April 19 2018 6:35 AM EDT2018-04-19 10:35:13 GMT
    FIFA has closed an investigation into a Spain player allegedly racially abusing an England opponent in the Under-17 World Cup final.More >>
    FIFA has closed an investigation into a Spain player allegedly racially abusing an England opponent in the Under-17 World Cup final.More >>
  • Hertl, Jones help Sharks finish sweep of Ducks with 2-1 win

    Hertl, Jones help Sharks finish sweep of Ducks with 2-1 win

    Thursday, April 19 2018 2:33 AM EDT2018-04-19 06:33:52 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu). San Jose Sharks goalie Martin Jones, right, defends a shot by Anaheim Ducks right wing Corey Perry (10) during the second period of Game 4 of an NHL hockey first-round playoff series in San Jose, Calif., Wednesday, April 18, 2018.(AP Photo/Jeff Chiu). San Jose Sharks goalie Martin Jones, right, defends a shot by Anaheim Ducks right wing Corey Perry (10) during the second period of Game 4 of an NHL hockey first-round playoff series in San Jose, Calif., Wednesday, April 18, 2018.
    Tomas Hertl scored the tiebreaking goal 9:09 into the third period, Martin Jones was spectacular in goal yet again, and the San Jose Sharks completed a first-round sweep of the rival Anaheim Ducks with a 2-1...More >>
    Tomas Hertl scored the tiebreaking goal 9:09 into the third period, Martin Jones was spectacular in goal yet again, and the San Jose Sharks completed a first-round sweep of the rival Anaheim Ducks with a 2-1 victory in Game 4.More >>
  • Indians-Twins play on, even after blackout hits San Juan

    Indians-Twins play on, even after blackout hits San Juan

    Thursday, April 19 2018 2:24 AM EDT2018-04-19 06:24:24 GMT
    San Juan mayor: Baseball game between Minnesota and Cleveland in is still on despite island-wide blackout hitting Puerto Rico.More >>
    San Juan mayor: Baseball game between Minnesota and Cleveland in is still on despite island-wide blackout hitting Puerto Rico.More >>
  • Forsberg, Rinne help Predators beat Avalanche 3-2 in Game 4

    Forsberg, Rinne help Predators beat Avalanche 3-2 in Game 4

    Thursday, April 19 2018 2:24 AM EDT2018-04-19 06:24:13 GMT
    (AP Photo/David Zalubowski). Nashville Predators defenseman P.K. Subban, front, clears the puck after a shot by Colorado Avalanche center Tyson Jost, center, was stopped by Nashville goaltender Pekka Rinne, back, during the second period of Game 4 of a...(AP Photo/David Zalubowski). Nashville Predators defenseman P.K. Subban, front, clears the puck after a shot by Colorado Avalanche center Tyson Jost, center, was stopped by Nashville goaltender Pekka Rinne, back, during the second period of Game 4 of a...
    Filip Forsberg scored another creative goal, Pekka Rinne rebounded from a rocky performance with 31 saves, and the Nashville Predators withstood a furious rally by the Colorado Avalanche for a 3-2 win in Game 4 to...More >>
    Filip Forsberg scored another creative goal, Pekka Rinne rebounded from a rocky performance with 31 saves, and the Nashville Predators withstood a furious rally by the Colorado Avalanche for a 3-2 win in Game 4 to take a 3-1 lead in the first-round series.More >>
  • Canelo Alvarez suspended for 6 months for doping violations

    Canelo Alvarez suspended for 6 months for doping violations

    Thursday, April 19 2018 1:19 AM EDT2018-04-19 05:19:04 GMT
    Nevada boxing regulators suspend Canelo Alvarez for 6 months for doping violations.More >>
    Nevada boxing regulators suspend Canelo Alvarez for 6 months for doping violations.More >>
  • Professional wrestling great Bruno Sammartino dies at 82

    Professional wrestling great Bruno Sammartino dies at 82

    Thursday, April 19 2018 12:34 AM EDT2018-04-19 04:34:58 GMT
    (Andrew Russell/Pittsburgh Tribune-Review via AP, File). FILE - In this March 27, 2013, file photo, Bruno Sammartino sits in front of pictures, panitings and trophies highlighting his storied career as a wrestler and weightlifter, at his home in his No...(Andrew Russell/Pittsburgh Tribune-Review via AP, File). FILE - In this March 27, 2013, file photo, Bruno Sammartino sits in front of pictures, panitings and trophies highlighting his storied career as a wrestler and weightlifter, at his home in his No...
    Professional wrestling Hall of Famer Bruno Sammartino dies at 82. Sammartino was one of the biggest wrestling stars of the 1960s and 1970s and was inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame in 2013.More >>
    Professional wrestling Hall of Famer Bruno Sammartino dies at 82. Sammartino was one of the biggest wrestling stars of the 1960s and 1970s and was inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame in 2013.More >>
  • Sergio Garcia feeling at home in Texas Open

    Sergio Garcia feeling at home in Texas Open

    Thursday, April 19 2018 12:26 AM EDT2018-04-19 04:26:43 GMT
    (AP Photo/Eric Gay, File). FILE - In this March 24, 2018, file photo, Sergio Garcia smiles as he prepares to putt on the first green during round four at the Dell Technologies Match Play golf tournament,  in Austin, Texas. Sergio Garcia has a long hist...(AP Photo/Eric Gay, File). FILE - In this March 24, 2018, file photo, Sergio Garcia smiles as he prepares to putt on the first green during round four at the Dell Technologies Match Play golf tournament, in Austin, Texas. Sergio Garcia has a long hist...
    Sergio Garcia of Spain has reason to feel at home in the Texas Open.More >>
    Sergio Garcia of Spain has reason to feel at home in the Texas Open.More >>
  • Former Louisville recruit Brian Bowen entering NBA draft

    Former Louisville recruit Brian Bowen entering NBA draft

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 10:55 PM EDT2018-04-19 02:55:23 GMT
    South Carolina's Bruce Bowen entering NBA draft after transferring from Louisville amid federal investigation, won't hiring an agent.More >>
    South Carolina's Bruce Bowen entering NBA draft after transferring from Louisville amid federal investigation, won't hiring an agent.More >>
  • Golovkin gets opponent for May 5 fight in Martirosyan

    Golovkin gets opponent for May 5 fight in Martirosyan

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 10:47 PM EDT2018-04-19 02:47:56 GMT
    Gennady Golovkin finally has an opponent for his May 5 fight.More >>
    Gennady Golovkin finally has an opponent for his May 5 fight.More >>
  • Djokovic needs 10 match points to reach 3rd round in Monaco

    Djokovic needs 10 match points to reach 3rd round in Monaco

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 10:14 PM EDT2018-04-19 02:14:15 GMT
    Novak Djokovic and defending champion Rafael Nadal needed a combined 14 match points to reach the third round of the Monte Carlo Masters on Wednesday.More >>
    Novak Djokovic and defending champion Rafael Nadal needed a combined 14 match points to reach the third round of the Monte Carlo Masters on Wednesday.More >>
  • Blue Jackets, Caps say there is still plenty in the tank

    Blue Jackets, Caps say there is still plenty in the tank

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 10:13 PM EDT2018-04-19 02:13:52 GMT
    (AP Photo/Paul Vernon). Washington Capitals forward Brett Connolly, left, forward Lars Eller, center, of Denmark, and defenseman Brooks Orpik celebrate Eller's second-overtime goal against the Columbus Blue Jackets in Game 3 of an NHL first-round hocke...(AP Photo/Paul Vernon). Washington Capitals forward Brett Connolly, left, forward Lars Eller, center, of Denmark, and defenseman Brooks Orpik celebrate Eller's second-overtime goal against the Columbus Blue Jackets in Game 3 of an NHL first-round hocke...
    The Columbus Blue Jackets and Washington Capitals are not bothered by opening their playoff series with three straight overtime wins.More >>
    The Columbus Blue Jackets and Washington Capitals are not bothered by opening their playoff series with three straight overtime wins.More >>
  • Cards-Cubs called off, MLB's 25th postponement in 3 weeks

    Cards-Cubs called off, MLB's 25th postponement in 3 weeks

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 9:52 PM EDT2018-04-19 01:52:42 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt Marton). The tarp lays on Wrigley Field after a baseball game between the Atlanta Braves and the Chicago Cubs was postponed on Sunday, April 15, 2018, in Chicago. The game is rescheduled for Monday, May 14, 2018.(AP Photo/Matt Marton). The tarp lays on Wrigley Field after a baseball game between the Atlanta Braves and the Chicago Cubs was postponed on Sunday, April 15, 2018, in Chicago. The game is rescheduled for Monday, May 14, 2018.
    The game between the St. Louis Cardinals and Chicago Cubs was called off because of wintry weather, the 25th postponement in the first three weeks of the major league season.More >>
    The game between the St. Louis Cardinals and Chicago Cubs was called off because of wintry weather, the 25th postponement in the first three weeks of the major league season.More >>
  • Proposed Illinois ban on youth tackle football dead for now

    Proposed Illinois ban on youth tackle football dead for now

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 7:48 PM EDT2018-04-18 23:48:09 GMT
    The sponsor of a proposal to ban Illinois children younger than 12 from playing tackle football tells The Associated Press the measure lacks the votes to pass this session.More >>
    The sponsor of a proposal to ban Illinois children younger than 12 from playing tackle football tells The Associated Press the measure lacks the votes to pass this session.More >>
  • Slugger Jose Bautista, Braves agree to minor league deal

    Slugger Jose Bautista, Braves agree to minor league deal

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 6:37 PM EDT2018-04-18 22:37:08 GMT
    (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez, File). FILE - In this June 20, 2017, file photo, Toronto Blue Jays' Jose Bautista follows through on a fly out to center in the fourth inning of a baseball game as Texas Rangers catcher Jonathan Lucroy, right, watches, in Arli...(AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez, File). FILE - In this June 20, 2017, file photo, Toronto Blue Jays' Jose Bautista follows through on a fly out to center in the fourth inning of a baseball game as Texas Rangers catcher Jonathan Lucroy, right, watches, in Arli...
    The Atlanta Braves have agreed to a minor league contract with six-time All-Star Jose Bautista, a low-risk move to potentially bolster a lineup that has Ryan Flaherty at third base.More >>
    The Atlanta Braves have agreed to a minor league contract with six-time All-Star Jose Bautista, a low-risk move to potentially bolster a lineup that has Ryan Flaherty at third base.More >>
  • Big fish struggling to catch on: Stanton slumping in Bronx

    Big fish struggling to catch on: Stanton slumping in Bronx

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 5:56 PM EDT2018-04-18 21:56:40 GMT
    (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson). New York Yankees' Giancarlo Stanton reacts after striking out against the Miami Marlins during the eighth inning of a baseball game Tuesday, April 17, 2018, in New York.(AP Photo/Julie Jacobson). New York Yankees' Giancarlo Stanton reacts after striking out against the Miami Marlins during the eighth inning of a baseball game Tuesday, April 17, 2018, in New York.
    Big fish struggling to catch on: Stanton slumping in Bronx.More >>
    Big fish struggling to catch on: Stanton slumping in Bronx.More >>
  • Ex-head of Hungarian swimming denies ordering rival slain

    Ex-head of Hungarian swimming denies ordering rival slain

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 5:56 PM EDT2018-04-18 21:56:32 GMT
    (Zoltan Balogh/MTI via AP,file). FILE - In this August 4, 2017 file photo Tamas Gyarfas, former President of the Hungarian Swimming Association and Vice-President of the International Swimming Federation (FINA) listens to a question during a press conf...(Zoltan Balogh/MTI via AP,file). FILE - In this August 4, 2017 file photo Tamas Gyarfas, former President of the Hungarian Swimming Association and Vice-President of the International Swimming Federation (FINA) listens to a question during a press conf...
    A defense lawyer says the former head of Hungary's swimming federation has firmly denied allegations that he ordered the 1998 slaying of a business rival.More >>
    A defense lawyer says the former head of Hungary's swimming federation has firmly denied allegations that he ordered the 1998 slaying of a business rival.More >>
  • Capitals beat Blue Jackets 3-2 in 2OT, pull to 2-1 in series

    Capitals beat Blue Jackets 3-2 in 2OT, pull to 2-1 in series

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 3:55 PM EDT2018-04-18 19:55:11 GMT
    (AP Photo/Paul Vernon). Washington Capitals forward Tom Wilson, left, celebrates with teammate defenseman Matt Niskanen after Niskanen's goal against the Columbus Blue Jackets during the second period in Game 3 of an NHL first-round hockey playoff seri...(AP Photo/Paul Vernon). Washington Capitals forward Tom Wilson, left, celebrates with teammate defenseman Matt Niskanen after Niskanen's goal against the Columbus Blue Jackets during the second period in Game 3 of an NHL first-round hockey playoff seri...
    Lars Eller scored in the second OT period to give Washington a 3-2 win over the Columbus Blue Jackets in Game 3, pulling the Capitals to 2-1 in the best-of-seven series.More >>
    Lars Eller scored in the second OT period to give Washington a 3-2 win over the Columbus Blue Jackets in Game 3, pulling the Capitals to 2-1 in the best-of-seven series.More >>
  • Cormier thinks not having to cut weight helps for UFC 226

    Cormier thinks not having to cut weight helps for UFC 226

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 2:37 PM EDT2018-04-18 18:37:59 GMT
    (AP Photo/Gregory Payan, File). FILE - In this Jan. 20, 2018, file photo, Daniel Cormier celebrates a win over Volkan Oezdemir after a light-heavyweight championship mixed martial arts bout at UFC 220, in Boston. Cormier believes not having to cut weig...(AP Photo/Gregory Payan, File). FILE - In this Jan. 20, 2018, file photo, Daniel Cormier celebrates a win over Volkan Oezdemir after a light-heavyweight championship mixed martial arts bout at UFC 220, in Boston. Cormier believes not having to cut weig...
    Daniel Cormier believes not having to cut weight will serve him well when he returns to the octagon to meet heavyweight champion Stipe Miocic in July's UFC 226 pay-per-view headliner.More >>
    Daniel Cormier believes not having to cut weight will serve him well when he returns to the octagon to meet heavyweight champion Stipe Miocic in July's UFC 226 pay-per-view headliner.More >>
  • Holiday has 33 and Pelicans beat the Blazers to go up 2-0

    Holiday has 33 and Pelicans beat the Blazers to go up 2-0

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 2:37 PM EDT2018-04-18 18:37:57 GMT
    (AP Photo/Craig Mitchelldyer). New Orleans Pelicans guard Jrue Holiday, left, shoots next to Portland Trail Blazers center Jusuf Nurkic during the first half of Game 2 of an NBA basketball first-round playoff series Tuesday, April 17, 2018, in Portland...(AP Photo/Craig Mitchelldyer). New Orleans Pelicans guard Jrue Holiday, left, shoots next to Portland Trail Blazers center Jusuf Nurkic during the first half of Game 2 of an NBA basketball first-round playoff series Tuesday, April 17, 2018, in Portland...
    Jrue Holiday had a career playoff-high 33 points and the New Orleans Pelicans took a 2-0 lead in their first-round playoff series against the Portland Trail Blazers with a 111-102 victory on Tuesday night.More >>
    Jrue Holiday had a career playoff-high 33 points and the New Orleans Pelicans took a 2-0 lead in their first-round playoff series against the Portland Trail Blazers with a 111-102 victory on Tuesday night.More >>
  • DeRozan scores 37, Raptors win Game 2, beat Wizards 130-111

    DeRozan scores 37, Raptors win Game 2, beat Wizards 130-111

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 2:17 PM EDT2018-04-18 18:17:53 GMT
    (Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press via AP). Toronto Raptors guard DeMar DeRozan (10) follows through on a dunk as Washington Wizards centre Marcin Gortat (13) watches during the second half of Game 2 of an NBA basketball first-round playoff series Tuesday,...(Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press via AP). Toronto Raptors guard DeMar DeRozan (10) follows through on a dunk as Washington Wizards centre Marcin Gortat (13) watches during the second half of Game 2 of an NBA basketball first-round playoff series Tuesday,...
    DeRozan matches career playoff-high with 37 points as Raptors beat Wizards 130-119 to take 2-0 series lead for first time in team history.More >>
    DeRozan matches career playoff-high with 37 points as Raptors beat Wizards 130-119 to take 2-0 series lead for first time in team history.More >>
  • Brown scores 30, Celtics roll to 120-106 win over Bucks

    Brown scores 30, Celtics roll to 120-106 win over Bucks

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 1:46 PM EDT2018-04-18 17:46:41 GMT
    (AP Photo/Charles Krupa). Boston Celtics guard Jaylen Brown (7) drives to the basket against Milwaukee Bucks center Tyler Zeller, left, during the first quarter of Game 2 of an NBA basketball first-round playoff series in Boston, Tuesday, April 17, 2018.(AP Photo/Charles Krupa). Boston Celtics guard Jaylen Brown (7) drives to the basket against Milwaukee Bucks center Tyler Zeller, left, during the first quarter of Game 2 of an NBA basketball first-round playoff series in Boston, Tuesday, April 17, 2018.
    Brown scores playoff career-high 30 points, Celtics take 2-0 series lead with 120-106 win over Bucks.More >>
    Brown scores playoff career-high 30 points, Celtics take 2-0 series lead with 120-106 win over Bucks.More >>
  • LEADING OFF: Cole chases Johnson, Ryan for Astros' K mark

    LEADING OFF: Cole chases Johnson, Ryan for Astros' K mark

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 1:46 PM EDT2018-04-18 17:46:24 GMT
    (AP Photo/Eric Christian Smith, File). FILE - In this April 7, 2018, file photo, Houston Astros starting pitcher Gerrit Cole delivers during the first inning of a baseball game against the San Diego Padres in Houston. Cole can become the first Astros p...(AP Photo/Eric Christian Smith, File). FILE - In this April 7, 2018, file photo, Houston Astros starting pitcher Gerrit Cole delivers during the first inning of a baseball game against the San Diego Padres in Houston. Cole can become the first Astros p...
    LEADING OFF: Cole chases Johnson, Ryan for Astros' K mark; Jose Berrios to start in his native Puerto Rico.More >>
    LEADING OFF: Cole chases Johnson, Ryan for Astros' K mark; Jose Berrios to start in his native Puerto Rico.More >>
  • Scheifele, Hellebuyck lead Jets past Wild 2-0, for 3-1 lead

    Scheifele, Hellebuyck lead Jets past Wild 2-0, for 3-1 lead

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 11:57 AM EDT2018-04-18 15:57:15 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jim Mone). Winnipeg Jets' Joe Morrow, second from right, tries to keep Minnesota Wild's Nino Niederreiter, of Switzerland, away from a rebound as Morrow aids Jets goalie Connor Hellebuyck, left, during the first period of Game 4 of an NHL hoc...(AP Photo/Jim Mone). Winnipeg Jets' Joe Morrow, second from right, tries to keep Minnesota Wild's Nino Niederreiter, of Switzerland, away from a rebound as Morrow aids Jets goalie Connor Hellebuyck, left, during the first period of Game 4 of an NHL hoc...
    Scheifele's goals, Hellebuyck's 30 saves carry Jets past Wild 2-0 for 3-1 series lead.More >>
    Scheifele's goals, Hellebuyck's 30 saves carry Jets past Wild 2-0 for 3-1 series lead.More >>
  • Betts hits 3 HR, Red Sox oust Angels' Ohtani early, win 10-1

    Betts hits 3 HR, Red Sox oust Angels' Ohtani early, win 10-1

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 11:05 AM EDT2018-04-18 15:05:48 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong). Boston Red Sox's Mookie Betts rounds the bases after hitting a solo home run off Los Angeles Angels starting pitcher Shohei Ohtani during the first inning of a baseball game, Tuesday, April 17, 2018, in Anaheim, Calif.(AP Photo/Jae C. Hong). Boston Red Sox's Mookie Betts rounds the bases after hitting a solo home run off Los Angeles Angels starting pitcher Shohei Ohtani during the first inning of a baseball game, Tuesday, April 17, 2018, in Anaheim, Calif.
    The Boston Red Sox chased Shohei Ohtani just two innings into his third big-league start, beating the Los Angeles Angels 10-1.More >>
    The Boston Red Sox chased Shohei Ohtani just two innings into his third big-league start, beating the Los Angeles Angels 10-1.More >>
  • Belt's check-swing ruins Corbin's no-no, Dbacks 1-hit Giants

    Belt's check-swing ruins Corbin's no-no, Dbacks 1-hit Giants

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 10:05 AM EDT2018-04-18 14:05:39 GMT
    (AP Photo/Rick Scuteri). Arizona Diamondbacks pitcher Patrick Corbin throws in the first inning during a baseball game against the San Francisco Giants, Tuesday, April 17, 2018, in Phoenix.(AP Photo/Rick Scuteri). Arizona Diamondbacks pitcher Patrick Corbin throws in the first inning during a baseball game against the San Francisco Giants, Tuesday, April 17, 2018, in Phoenix.
    Patrick Corbin lost his no-hit bid on a checked-swing infield single with two outs in the eighth inning but finished a one-hitter to lift the Arizona Diamondbacks over the San Francisco Giants 1-0.More >>
    Patrick Corbin lost his no-hit bid on a checked-swing infield single with two outs in the eighth inning but finished a one-hitter to lift the Arizona Diamondbacks over the San Francisco Giants 1-0.More >>
  • A homer at home: Lindor's shot helps Indians top Twins 6-1

    A homer at home: Lindor's shot helps Indians top Twins 6-1

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 9:26 AM EDT2018-04-18 13:26:27 GMT
    (AP Photo/Carlos Giusti). Cleveland Indians' infielder Francisco Lindor celebrates a home run against the Cincinnati Indians during the fifth inning of game one of a two-game MLB Series at Hiram Bithorn Stadium in San Juan, Puerto Rico, Tuesday, April ...(AP Photo/Carlos Giusti). Cleveland Indians' infielder Francisco Lindor celebrates a home run against the Cincinnati Indians during the fifth inning of game one of a two-game MLB Series at Hiram Bithorn Stadium in San Juan, Puerto Rico, Tuesday, April ...
    Francisco Lindor homered in his native Puerto Rico, Corey Kluber allowed one run in 6 2/3 innings and the Cleveland Indians beat the Minnesota Twins 6-1 in the first regular-season game on the island commonwealth...More >>
    Francisco Lindor homered in his native Puerto Rico, Corey Kluber allowed one run in 6 2/3 innings and the Cleveland Indians beat the Minnesota Twins 6-1 in the first regular-season game on the island commonwealth since 2010.More >>
  • Hitting the jackpot: Knights sweep Kings with 1-0 win

    Hitting the jackpot: Knights sweep Kings with 1-0 win

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 6:52 AM EDT2018-04-18 10:52:20 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alex Gallardo). Vegas Golden Knights defenseman Brayden McNabb, second from right, celebrates his goal with teammates as Los Angeles Kings center Alex Iafallo (19) skates in the background during the second period of Game 4 of an NHL hockey f...(AP Photo/Alex Gallardo). Vegas Golden Knights defenseman Brayden McNabb, second from right, celebrates his goal with teammates as Los Angeles Kings center Alex Iafallo (19) skates in the background during the second period of Game 4 of an NHL hockey f...
    Brayden McNabb scored against his former team in the second period, lifting Vegas to a 1-0 victory over the Los Angeles Kings that made the Golden Knights the first expansion team in NHL history to sweep its first...More >>
    Brayden McNabb scored against his former team in the second period, lifting Vegas to a 1-0 victory over the Los Angeles Kings that made the Golden Knights the first expansion team in NHL history to sweep its first playoff series.More >>
  • On eve of MLB games, mayor says San Juan 'open for business'

    On eve of MLB games, mayor says San Juan 'open for business'

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 3:28 AM EDT2018-04-18 07:28:03 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ricardo Arduengo, File). FILE - In this Feb. 6, 2015, file photo, Puerto Rico plays Dominican Republic at the Caribbean Series baseball tournament at Hiram Bithorn Stadium in San Juan, Puerto Rico. The Cleveland Indians and Minnesota Twins pl...(AP Photo/Ricardo Arduengo, File). FILE - In this Feb. 6, 2015, file photo, Puerto Rico plays Dominican Republic at the Caribbean Series baseball tournament at Hiram Bithorn Stadium in San Juan, Puerto Rico. The Cleveland Indians and Minnesota Twins pl...
    San Juan Mayor Carmen Yulin Cruz says she's hopeful that Twins-Indians series leads to more MLB games in Puerto Rico, and soon.More >>
    San Juan Mayor Carmen Yulin Cruz says she's hopeful that Twins-Indians series leads to more MLB games in Puerto Rico, and soon.More >>
  • Angels' Ohtani gets blister vs Boston, lasts only 2 innings

    Angels' Ohtani gets blister vs Boston, lasts only 2 innings

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 1:46 AM EDT2018-04-18 05:46:55 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong). Los Angeles Angels starting pitcher Shohei Ohtani, of Japan, gestures while pitching against the Boston Red Sox during the first inning of a baseball game Tuesday, April 17, 2018, in Anaheim, Calif.(AP Photo/Jae C. Hong). Los Angeles Angels starting pitcher Shohei Ohtani, of Japan, gestures while pitching against the Boston Red Sox during the first inning of a baseball game Tuesday, April 17, 2018, in Anaheim, Calif.
    Shohei Ohtani's third start for the Los Angeles Angels has lasted only two innings.More >>
    Shohei Ohtani's third start for the Los Angeles Angels has lasted only two innings.More >>
  • Boston Marathon weather was perfect storm for Desiree Linden

    Boston Marathon weather was perfect storm for Desiree Linden

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 1:24 AM EDT2018-04-18 05:24:52 GMT
    (AP Photo/Charles Krupa). Desiree Linden, of Washington, Mich., wins the women's division of the 122nd Boston Marathon on Monday, April 16, 2018, in Boston. She is the first American woman to win the race since 1985.(AP Photo/Charles Krupa). Desiree Linden, of Washington, Mich., wins the women's division of the 122nd Boston Marathon on Monday, April 16, 2018, in Boston. She is the first American woman to win the race since 1985.
    In foul weather, Desiree Linden abandoned her planning and made up her mind to drop out of the Boston Marathon.More >>
    In foul weather, Desiree Linden abandoned her planning and made up her mind to drop out of the Boston Marathon.More >>
  • Kyle Korver's delicate balance: time to grieve, time to play

    Kyle Korver's delicate balance: time to grieve, time to play

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 1:24 AM EDT2018-04-18 05:24:43 GMT
    (AP Photo/Tony Dejak, File). FILE - In this Jan. 20, 2018, file photo, Cleveland Cavaliers' Kyle Korver drives against the Oklahoma City Thunder in the first half of an NBA basketball game, in Cleveland. While dealing with a sore right foot, Korver is ...(AP Photo/Tony Dejak, File). FILE - In this Jan. 20, 2018, file photo, Cleveland Cavaliers' Kyle Korver drives against the Oklahoma City Thunder in the first half of an NBA basketball game, in Cleveland. While dealing with a sore right foot, Korver is ...
    Delicate balance: Cavs' Kyle Korver mourns brother's death while a playoff season goes on.More >>
    Delicate balance: Cavs' Kyle Korver mourns brother's death while a playoff season goes on.More >>
  • Wild lose Parise for multiple weeks to broken sternum

    Wild lose Parise for multiple weeks to broken sternum

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 12:34 AM EDT2018-04-18 04:34:35 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andy Clayton-King). Minnesota Wild left wing Zach Parise (11) battles with Winnipeg Jets right wing Patrik Laine (29) in the first period of Game 3 of an NHL first-round hockey playoff series Sunday, April 15, 2018, in St. Paul, Minn. The Wil...(AP Photo/Andy Clayton-King). Minnesota Wild left wing Zach Parise (11) battles with Winnipeg Jets right wing Patrik Laine (29) in the first period of Game 3 of an NHL first-round hockey playoff series Sunday, April 15, 2018, in St. Paul, Minn. The Wil...
    Minnesota Wild left wing Zach Parise has a broken sternum that will keep him out for multiple weeks.More >>
    Minnesota Wild left wing Zach Parise has a broken sternum that will keep him out for multiple weeks.More >>
  • Belt's check-swing 1B breaks up Corbin's no-hit bid in 8th

    Belt's check-swing 1B breaks up Corbin's no-hit bid in 8th

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 12:06 AM EDT2018-04-18 04:06:14 GMT
    (AP Photo/Rick Scuteri). Arizona Diamondbacks pitcher Patrick Corbin throws in the first inning during a baseball game against the San Francisco Giants, Tuesday, April 17, 2018, in Phoenix.(AP Photo/Rick Scuteri). Arizona Diamondbacks pitcher Patrick Corbin throws in the first inning during a baseball game against the San Francisco Giants, Tuesday, April 17, 2018, in Phoenix.
    Arizona Diamondbacks left-hander Patrick Corbin has not allowed a hit through seven innings against the San Francisco Giants.More >>
    Arizona Diamondbacks left-hander Patrick Corbin has not allowed a hit through seven innings against the San Francisco Giants.More >>
  • Browns' Jackson: team still undecided on QB for No. 1 pick

    Browns' Jackson: team still undecided on QB for No. 1 pick

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 12:06 AM EDT2018-04-18 04:06:11 GMT
    (AP Photo/Don Wright, File). FILE - In this Dec. 31, 2017, file photo, Cleveland Browns head coach Hue Jackson grimaces during a news conference following an NFL football game against the Pittsburgh Steelers in Pittsburgh. Jackson said the team has not...(AP Photo/Don Wright, File). FILE - In this Dec. 31, 2017, file photo, Cleveland Browns head coach Hue Jackson grimaces during a news conference following an NFL football game against the Pittsburgh Steelers in Pittsburgh. Jackson said the team has not...
    Browns coach Hue Jackson said the team has not yet reached a decision on which quarterback it will draft with the No. 1 overall pick in this year's draft.More >>
    Browns coach Hue Jackson said the team has not yet reached a decision on which quarterback it will draft with the No. 1 overall pick in this year's draft.More >>
  • Cormier thinks not having to cut weight helps for UFC 226

    Cormier thinks not having to cut weight helps for UFC 226

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 11:37 PM EDT2018-04-18 03:37:37 GMT
    Daniel Cormier believes not having to cut weight will serve him well when he returns to the octagon to meet heavyweight champion Stipe Miocic in July's UFC 226 pay-per-view headliner.More >>
    Daniel Cormier believes not having to cut weight will serve him well when he returns to the octagon to meet heavyweight champion Stipe Miocic in July's UFC 226 pay-per-view headliner.More >>
  • Ex-Jet Nick Mangold, one of NFL's best centers, retires

    Ex-Jet Nick Mangold, one of NFL's best centers, retires

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 11:08 PM EDT2018-04-18 03:08:39 GMT
    Ex-Jet Nick Mangold, one of NFL's best centers, retires after 11 seasons.More >>
    Ex-Jet Nick Mangold, one of NFL's best centers, retires after 11 seasons.More >>
  • Swofford expects 'substantive' findings from Rice commission

    Swofford expects 'substantive' findings from Rice commission

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 11:07 PM EDT2018-04-18 03:07:49 GMT
    (AP Photo/File). FILE - At left, in a July 10, 2018, file photo, Southeastern Conference Commissioner Greg Sankey speaks during the NCAA college football Southeastern Conference's annual media gathering in Hoover, Ala. Center, in an Oct. 19, 2017, file...(AP Photo/File). FILE - At left, in a July 10, 2018, file photo, Southeastern Conference Commissioner Greg Sankey speaks during the NCAA college football Southeastern Conference's annual media gathering in Hoover, Ala. Center, in an Oct. 19, 2017, file...
    Atlantic Coast Conference Commissioner John Swofford says he expects "substantive" recommendations from the committee seeking ways to reform college basketball amid a federal investigation of corruption in the sport.More >>
    Atlantic Coast Conference Commissioner John Swofford says he expects "substantive" recommendations from the committee seeking ways to reform college basketball amid a federal investigation of corruption in the sport.More >>
  • Olympic medalist Wieber sues USA Gymnastics, Michigan State

    Olympic medalist Wieber sues USA Gymnastics, Michigan State

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 10:03 PM EDT2018-04-18 02:03:54 GMT
    Olympic gold medalist Jordyn Wieber is the latest gymnast to sue Michigan State University, USA Gymnastics and others over former sports doctor Larry Nasssar's sexual abuse.More >>
    Olympic gold medalist Jordyn Wieber is the latest gymnast to sue Michigan State University, USA Gymnastics and others over former sports doctor Larry Nasssar's sexual abuse.More >>
  • NC State outlines steps taken in federal hoops investigation

    NC State outlines steps taken in federal hoops investigation

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 9:05 PM EDT2018-04-18 01:05:48 GMT
    NC State outlines timeline of steps taken in federal hoops investigation.More >>
    NC State outlines timeline of steps taken in federal hoops investigation.More >>
  • Russian prosecutors reveal plot to disrupt World Cup

    Russian prosecutors reveal plot to disrupt World Cup

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 7:15 PM EDT2018-04-17 23:15:31 GMT
    Russia's chief prosecutor says law enforcement agencies have thwarted an alleged plot by right-wing soccer fans to derail events of the World Cup this summer.More >>
    Russia's chief prosecutor says law enforcement agencies have thwarted an alleged plot by right-wing soccer fans to derail events of the World Cup this summer.More >>
  • Olympian, Nassar victim McKayla Maroney trying to move on

    Olympian, Nassar victim McKayla Maroney trying to move on

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 6:06 PM EDT2018-04-17 22:06:31 GMT
    (AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews). Olympic gold medal gymnast McKayla Maroney, center, a sexual abuse victim of U.S. women's gymnastics team doctor Larry Nassar, arrives to make her first public remarks as the featured speaker at the 2018 Spring luncheon of T...(AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews). Olympic gold medal gymnast McKayla Maroney, center, a sexual abuse victim of U.S. women's gymnastics team doctor Larry Nassar, arrives to make her first public remarks as the featured speaker at the 2018 Spring luncheon of T...
    Two-time Olympic medal winning gymnast McKayla Maroney says she has questioned whether she paid too high of a price for her success.More >>
    Two-time Olympic medal winning gymnast McKayla Maroney says she has questioned whether she paid too high of a price for her success.More >>
  • Indians prospect sues over deal that ties up future earnings

    Indians prospect sues over deal that ties up future earnings

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 6:06 PM EDT2018-04-17 22:06:20 GMT
    (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio). FILE  - In this Feb. 26, 2018 file photo Cleveland Indians' Francisco Mejia connects for a two-run home run during the fifth inning of a spring training baseball game against the Milwaukee Brewers in Maryvale, Ariz. Mejia is s...(AP Photo/Carlos Osorio). FILE - In this Feb. 26, 2018 file photo Cleveland Indians' Francisco Mejia connects for a two-run home run during the fifth inning of a spring training baseball game against the Milwaukee Brewers in Maryvale, Ariz. Mejia is s...
    A top Cleveland Indians prospect is suing a company he claims gave him $360,000 in exchange for a 10-percent stake in his future earnings that could end up amounting to many millions of dollars.More >>
    A top Cleveland Indians prospect is suing a company he claims gave him $360,000 in exchange for a 10-percent stake in his future earnings that could end up amounting to many millions of dollars.More >>
  • Determined cancer survivor completes Boston Marathon

    Determined cancer survivor completes Boston Marathon

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 5:57 PM EDT2018-04-17 21:57:10 GMT
    A cancer survivor who needed a brief break from the brutal conditions has completed the Boston Marathon about 13 hours after she started.More >>
    A cancer survivor who needed a brief break from the brutal conditions has completed the Boston Marathon about 13 hours after she started.More >>
  • Flyers needs scoreless Giroux to spark them against Penguins

    Flyers needs scoreless Giroux to spark them against Penguins

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 5:56 PM EDT2018-04-17 21:56:49 GMT
    (AP Photo/Paul Sancya, File). FILE - In this Jan. 23, 2018, file photo, Philadelphia Flyers center Claude Giroux (28) plays against the Detroit Red Wings in the second period of an NHL hockey game in Detroit. Giroux carried the Flyers into the playoffs...(AP Photo/Paul Sancya, File). FILE - In this Jan. 23, 2018, file photo, Philadelphia Flyers center Claude Giroux (28) plays against the Detroit Red Wings in the second period of an NHL hockey game in Detroit. Giroux carried the Flyers into the playoffs...
    Claude Giroux carried the Philadelphia Flyers into the playoffs.More >>
    Claude Giroux carried the Philadelphia Flyers into the playoffs.More >>
  • Eagles center Jason Kelce gets married, sequins not included

    Eagles center Jason Kelce gets married, sequins not included

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 5:16 PM EDT2018-04-17 21:16:05 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File). FILE – In this Feb. 8, 2018, file photo, Philadelphia Eagles center Jason Kelce speaks at the conclusion of the NFL team's Super Bowl victory parade in front of the Philadelphia Museum of Art in Philadelphia. When Kelce a...(AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File). FILE – In this Feb. 8, 2018, file photo, Philadelphia Eagles center Jason Kelce speaks at the conclusion of the NFL team's Super Bowl victory parade in front of the Philadelphia Museum of Art in Philadelphia. When Kelce a...
    Philadelphia Eagles center Jason Kelce had another excuse to get dressed up this weekend_ however not in Mummer's regalia like he wore in the Super Bowl parade _ when he and his girlfriend tied the knot.More >>
    Philadelphia Eagles center Jason Kelce had another excuse to get dressed up this weekend_ however not in Mummer's regalia like he wore in the Super Bowl parade _ when he and his girlfriend tied the knot.More >>
  • Zverev, Dimitrov, Thiem rusty, reach Monte Carlo 3rd round

    Zverev, Dimitrov, Thiem rusty, reach Monte Carlo 3rd round

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 5:16 PM EDT2018-04-17 21:16:01 GMT
    Dominic Thiem saved a match point before beating Andrey Rublev of Russia 5-7, 7-5, 7-5 in the second round of the Monte Carlo Masters.More >>
    Dominic Thiem saved a match point before beating Andrey Rublev of Russia 5-7, 7-5, 7-5 in the second round of the Monte Carlo Masters.More >>
  • LEADING OFF: Ohtani day, baseball in San Juan, DH in Toronto

    LEADING OFF: Ohtani day, baseball in San Juan, DH in Toronto

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 5:08 PM EDT2018-04-17 21:08:33 GMT
    (AP Photo/Carlos Giusti). Cleveland Indians All-Star shortstop Francisco Lindor visits his former grammar school, Villa Marina Elementary School, to lead a special baseball clinic for approximately 250 students in Gurabo, Puerto Rico, Monday, April 16,...(AP Photo/Carlos Giusti). Cleveland Indians All-Star shortstop Francisco Lindor visits his former grammar school, Villa Marina Elementary School, to lead a special baseball clinic for approximately 250 students in Gurabo, Puerto Rico, Monday, April 16,...
    LEADING OFF: Ohtani day, baseball in San Juan, DH in Toronto.More >>
    LEADING OFF: Ohtani day, baseball in San Juan, DH in Toronto.More >>
  • Durant, Thompson lead Warriors to a 2-0 series lead on Spurs

    Durant, Thompson lead Warriors to a 2-0 series lead on Spurs

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 1:33 PM EDT2018-04-17 17:33:53 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ben Margot). Golden State Warriors' Kevin Durant (35) is guarded by San Antonio Spurs' Danny Green (14) during the first quarter in Game 2 of a first-round NBA basketball playoff series Monday, April 16, 2018, in Oakland, Calif.(AP Photo/Ben Margot). Golden State Warriors' Kevin Durant (35) is guarded by San Antonio Spurs' Danny Green (14) during the first quarter in Game 2 of a first-round NBA basketball playoff series Monday, April 16, 2018, in Oakland, Calif.
    Kevin Durant sparked a decisive 3rd-quarter run on the way to 32 points, Klay Thompson added 31 in another superb playoff performance and the Warriors rallied in the second half to beat the San Antonio Spurs...More >>
    Kevin Durant sparked a decisive 3rd-quarter run on the way to 32 points, Klay Thompson added 31 in another superb playoff performance and the Warriors rallied in the second half to beat the San Antonio Spurs 116-101 for a 2-0 lead in the series.More >>
  • Sharks use 2nd period barrage to beat Ducks 8-1 for 3-0 lead

    Sharks use 2nd period barrage to beat Ducks 8-1 for 3-0 lead

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 1:33 PM EDT2018-04-17 17:33:43 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu). San Jose Sharks center Logan Couture (39) reacts after scoring a goal against Anaheim Ducks goalie John Gibson (36) during the first period of Game 3 of an NHL hockey first-round playoff series in San Jose, Calif., Monday, April 1...(AP Photo/Jeff Chiu). San Jose Sharks center Logan Couture (39) reacts after scoring a goal against Anaheim Ducks goalie John Gibson (36) during the first period of Game 3 of an NHL hockey first-round playoff series in San Jose, Calif., Monday, April 1...
    Joonas Donskoi scored one goal and set up another to start a four-goal barrage in the second period and the San Jose Sharks raced past Anaheim for the third straight game with a 8-1 victory to take a 3-0 series lead.More >>
    Joonas Donskoi scored one goal and set up another to start a four-goal barrage in the second period and the San Jose Sharks raced past Anaheim for the third straight game with a 8-1 victory to take a 3-0 series lead.More >>
  • Wade turns back the clock and 76ers in Game 2 Heat victory

    Wade turns back the clock and 76ers in Game 2 Heat victory

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 1:33 PM EDT2018-04-17 17:33:37 GMT
    (AP Photo/Chris Szagola). Miami Heat's Dwyane Wade, right, shoots with Philadelphia 76ers' T.J. McConnell, center, and Ersan Ilyasova, left, of Turkey, defend during the first half in Game 2 of a first-round NBA basketball playoff series, Monday, April...(AP Photo/Chris Szagola). Miami Heat's Dwyane Wade, right, shoots with Philadelphia 76ers' T.J. McConnell, center, and Ersan Ilyasova, left, of Turkey, defend during the first half in Game 2 of a first-round NBA basketball playoff series, Monday, April...
    Dwyane Wade turned in a vintage performance and scored 28 points to spoil the 76ers' 17-game winning streak and led the Miami Heat to a 113-103 Game 2 win over Philadelphia.More >>
    Dwyane Wade turned in a vintage performance and scored 28 points to spoil the 76ers' 17-game winning streak and led the Miami Heat to a 113-103 Game 2 win over Philadelphia.More >>
  • Matthews, Marleau lead Maple Leafs past Bruins 4-2 in Game 3

    Matthews, Marleau lead Maple Leafs past Bruins 4-2 in Game 3

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 12:33 PM EDT2018-04-17 16:33:32 GMT
    (Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press via AP). Toronto Maple Leafs centre Auston Matthews (34) and goaltender Frederik Andersen (31) celebrate after defeating the Boston Bruins in NHL round one playoff hockey action in Toronto on Monday, April 16, 2018.(Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press via AP). Toronto Maple Leafs centre Auston Matthews (34) and goaltender Frederik Andersen (31) celebrate after defeating the Boston Bruins in NHL round one playoff hockey action in Toronto on Monday, April 16, 2018.
    Auston Matthews scored the go-ahead goal in the second period, Patrick Marleau had two goals, and the Toronto Maple Leafs beat the Boston Bruins 4-2 in Game 3 of their Eastern Conference first-round series.More >>
    Auston Matthews scored the go-ahead goal in the second period, Patrick Marleau had two goals, and the Toronto Maple Leafs beat the Boston Bruins 4-2 in Game 3 of their Eastern Conference first-round series.More >>
  • MacKinnon scores twice, Avs beat Predators 5-3 in Game 3

    MacKinnon scores twice, Avs beat Predators 5-3 in Game 3

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 12:33 PM EDT2018-04-17 16:33:11 GMT
    (AP Photo/David Zalubowski). Colorado Avalanche center Nathan MacKinnon, front, is congratulated after scoring a goal against the Nashville Predators as he passes the team box in the second period of Game 3 of an NHL hockey first-round playoff series M...(AP Photo/David Zalubowski). Colorado Avalanche center Nathan MacKinnon, front, is congratulated after scoring a goal against the Nashville Predators as he passes the team box in the second period of Game 3 of an NHL hockey first-round playoff series M...
    Nathan MacKinnon scored twice, including one as part of a three-goal first period and another to chase Nashville goaltender Pekka Rinne from the game, and the Colorado Avalanche held off the Predators 5-3 in Game 3...More >>
    Nathan MacKinnon scored twice, including one as part of a three-goal first period and another to chase Nashville goaltender Pekka Rinne from the game, and the Colorado Avalanche held off the Predators 5-3 in Game 3 to pull to 2-1 in the first-round series.More >>
  • Didi hits 2 HRs, Stanton hitless vs Marlins, Yanks romp 12-1

    Didi hits 2 HRs, Stanton hitless vs Marlins, Yanks romp 12-1

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 11:46 AM EDT2018-04-17 15:46:06 GMT
    (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson). New York Yankees' Didi Gregorius is congratulated by third base coach Phil Nevin (53) after hitting a solo home run against the Miami Marlins during the seventh inning of a baseball game, Monday, April 16, 2018, in New York.(AP Photo/Julie Jacobson). New York Yankees' Didi Gregorius is congratulated by third base coach Phil Nevin (53) after hitting a solo home run against the Miami Marlins during the seventh inning of a baseball game, Monday, April 16, 2018, in New York.
    Didi Gregorius homered twice for the second time this season, Gary Sanchez had three hits and three RBIs, and the New York Yankees romped to a 12-1 victory over Derek Jeter's Miami Marlins.More >>
    Didi Gregorius homered twice for the second time this season, Gary Sanchez had three hits and three RBIs, and the New York Yankees romped to a 12-1 victory over Derek Jeter's Miami Marlins.More >>
  • Shear Power! Bryce Harper breaks bat in two on long home run

    Shear Power! Bryce Harper breaks bat in two on long home run

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 11:27 AM EDT2018-04-17 15:27:05 GMT
    (AP Photo/Kathy Willens). Washington Nationals' Bryce Harper hits a solo home run in the first inning of a baseball game against the New York Mets, Monday, April 16, 2018, in New York.(AP Photo/Kathy Willens). Washington Nationals' Bryce Harper hits a solo home run in the first inning of a baseball game against the New York Mets, Monday, April 16, 2018, in New York.
    This was shear power by Bryce Harper.More >>
    This was shear power by Bryce Harper.More >>
  • Animal rights groups slam bear use at Russian soccer match

    Animal rights groups slam bear use at Russian soccer match

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 9:27 AM EDT2018-04-17 13:27:07 GMT
    (FC Angusht Nazran youtube channel via AP). In this image taken from video provided by FC Angusht Nazran a bear performs before a Russian Second League soccer match between Angusht Nazran and Mashuk-KMV in Pyatigorsk, Russia on Sunday, April 15, 2018. ...(FC Angusht Nazran youtube channel via AP). In this image taken from video provided by FC Angusht Nazran a bear performs before a Russian Second League soccer match between Angusht Nazran and Mashuk-KMV in Pyatigorsk, Russia on Sunday, April 15, 2018. ...
    Animal rights groups have condemned the use of a bear that performed before a Russian soccer match.More >>
    Animal rights groups have condemned the use of a bear that performed before a Russian soccer match.More >>
  • Longtime Steelers linebacker James Harrison retires again

    Longtime Steelers linebacker James Harrison retires again

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 9:04 AM EDT2018-04-17 13:04:33 GMT
    (AP Photo/Keith Srakocic, File). FILE - In this Sept. 5, 2014, file photo, then-former Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker James Harrison talks to reporters at a news conference about his retiring from football, in Pittsburgh. Longtime Steelers linebacker J...(AP Photo/Keith Srakocic, File). FILE - In this Sept. 5, 2014, file photo, then-former Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker James Harrison talks to reporters at a news conference about his retiring from football, in Pittsburgh. Longtime Steelers linebacker J...
    Longtime Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker James Harrison is taking a second crack at retirement.More >>
    Longtime Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker James Harrison is taking a second crack at retirement.More >>
  • NFL to prohibit use of certain helmets for 1st time

    NFL to prohibit use of certain helmets for 1st time

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 4:04 AM EDT2018-04-17 08:04:45 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File). FILE - In this Sept. 11, 2017, file photo, a VICIS Zero1 helmet is displayed in New York. The NFL for the first time is prohibiting certain helmets from being worn by players.In notifying the 32 teams Monday, April 16, 2...(AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File). FILE - In this Sept. 11, 2017, file photo, a VICIS Zero1 helmet is displayed in New York. The NFL for the first time is prohibiting certain helmets from being worn by players.In notifying the 32 teams Monday, April 16, 2...
    The NFL for the first time is prohibiting certain helmets from being worn by players.More >>
    The NFL for the first time is prohibiting certain helmets from being worn by players.More >>
  • 76ers' leading scorer, Hall of Famer Hal Greer dies at 81

    76ers' leading scorer, Hall of Famer Hal Greer dies at 81

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 3:00 AM EDT2018-04-17 07:00:34 GMT
    Hal Greer, a Hall of Fame guard and the Philadelphia 76ers' career leading scorer, has died.More >>
    Hal Greer, a Hall of Fame guard and the Philadelphia 76ers' career leading scorer, has died.More >>
  • Denver Broncos release running back C.J. Anderson

    Denver Broncos release running back C.J. Anderson

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 1:53 AM EDT2018-04-17 05:53:53 GMT
    AP Source says the Denver Broncos have released running back C.J. Anderson.More >>
    AP Source says the Denver Broncos have released running back C.J. Anderson.More >>
  • Linden wins Boston Marathon, 1st US woman since '85

    Linden wins Boston Marathon, 1st US woman since '85

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 1:53 AM EDT2018-04-17 05:53:36 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mary Schwalm). Cherry Scanzaroli, of Hopedale, Mass., holds a rainbow umbrella as she waits to cheer on runners at the start of the 122nd running of the Boston Marathon in Hopkinton, Mass., Monday, April 16, 2018.(AP Photo/Mary Schwalm). Cherry Scanzaroli, of Hopedale, Mass., holds a rainbow umbrella as she waits to cheer on runners at the start of the 122nd running of the Boston Marathon in Hopkinton, Mass., Monday, April 16, 2018.
    Runners are arriving in Hopkinton and trying to stay dry as they await the start of the Boston Marathon.More >>
    Runners are arriving in Hopkinton and trying to stay dry as they await the start of the Boston Marathon.More >>
  • Rays' Kiermaier will miss 2 to 3 months with thumb injury

    Rays' Kiermaier will miss 2 to 3 months with thumb injury

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 1:31 AM EDT2018-04-17 05:31:39 GMT
    (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara). Tampa Bay Rays' Kevin Kiermaier, left, has his hand looked at by team trainer Joe Bench, center, and manager Kevin Cash, right, after injuring it while sliding into second base during the first inning of a baseball game agains...(AP Photo/Chris O'Meara). Tampa Bay Rays' Kevin Kiermaier, left, has his hand looked at by team trainer Joe Bench, center, and manager Kevin Cash, right, after injuring it while sliding into second base during the first inning of a baseball game agains...
    Tampa Bay's Kevin Kiermaier tearsrn ligament in right thumb, 2 to 3 months.More >>
    Tampa Bay's Kevin Kiermaier tearsrn ligament in right thumb, 2 to 3 months.More >>
  • AP Exclusive: Morocco World Cup bid masks homosexuality ban

    AP Exclusive: Morocco World Cup bid masks homosexuality ban

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 12:54 AM EDT2018-04-17 04:54:34 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mosa'ab Elshamy, file). FILE - In this Saturday, Nov. 5, 2016 file photo, people gather in the landmark Jemaa el-Fnaa square, in Marrakesh, Morocco. A FIFA task force arrived in Morocco on Monday, April 16, 2018 to inspect a World Cup bid tha...(AP Photo/Mosa'ab Elshamy, file). FILE - In this Saturday, Nov. 5, 2016 file photo, people gather in the landmark Jemaa el-Fnaa square, in Marrakesh, Morocco. A FIFA task force arrived in Morocco on Monday, April 16, 2018 to inspect a World Cup bid tha...
    A FIFA task force arrived in Morocco on Monday to inspect a World Cup bid that obscures one potential impediment to hosting the 2026 soccer showpiece: Homosexuality is a criminal offense in the north African country.More >>
    A FIFA task force arrived in Morocco on Monday to inspect a World Cup bid that obscures one potential impediment to hosting the 2026 soccer showpiece: Homosexuality is a criminal offense in the north African country.More >>
  • Harper hits broken-bat HR, helps Nats rally past Mets 8-6

    Harper hits broken-bat HR, helps Nats rally past Mets 8-6

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 12:26 AM EDT2018-04-17 04:26:01 GMT
    (AP Photo/Kathy Willens). Washington Nationals' Bryce Harper hits a solo home run in the first inning of a baseball game against the New York Mets, Monday, April 16, 2018, in New York.(AP Photo/Kathy Willens). Washington Nationals' Bryce Harper hits a solo home run in the first inning of a baseball game against the New York Mets, Monday, April 16, 2018, in New York.
    Bryce Harper hit a startling, broken-bat homer early, then grounded a key single during a six-run surge in the eighth inning that sent the Washington Nationals past the New York Mets 8-6.More >>
    Bryce Harper hit a startling, broken-bat homer early, then grounded a key single during a six-run surge in the eighth inning that sent the Washington Nationals past the New York Mets 8-6.More >>
  • Busch passes Larson to win rain-delayed race at Bristol

    Busch passes Larson to win rain-delayed race at Bristol

    Monday, April 16 2018 10:52 PM EDT2018-04-17 02:52:57 GMT
    (AP Photo/Wade Payne). A person walks along the track in the rain before a NASCAR Cup Series auto race, Sunday, April 15, 2018, in Bristol, Tenn.(AP Photo/Wade Payne). A person walks along the track in the rain before a NASCAR Cup Series auto race, Sunday, April 15, 2018, in Bristol, Tenn.
    NASCAR hopes to complete Cup Series race at Bristol a day after rain postponement.More >>
    NASCAR hopes to complete Cup Series race at Bristol a day after rain postponement.More >>
  • Japan's Yuki Kawauchi surges to win men's Boston Marathon

    Japan's Yuki Kawauchi surges to win men's Boston Marathon

    Monday, April 16 2018 10:37 PM EDT2018-04-17 02:37:07 GMT
    (AP Photo/Elise Amendola). Yuki Kawauchi, of Japan, wins the 122nd Boston Marathon on Monday, April 16, 2018, in Boston. He is the first Japanese man to win the race since 1987.(AP Photo/Elise Amendola). Yuki Kawauchi, of Japan, wins the 122nd Boston Marathon on Monday, April 16, 2018, in Boston. He is the first Japanese man to win the race since 1987.
    Japan's Yuki Kawauchi surged in the final few miles to overtake Geoffrey Kirui to win the men's filed of the Boston Marathon.More >>
    Japan's Yuki Kawauchi surged in the final few miles to overtake Geoffrey Kirui to win the men's filed of the Boston Marathon.More >>
  • Canadian figure skating star Chan announces retirement

    Canadian figure skating star Chan announces retirement

    Monday, April 16 2018 8:15 PM EDT2018-04-17 00:15:00 GMT
    Canadian figure skater Patrick Chan, who won his long-awaited Olympic gold as part of the team event at the Pyeongchang Olympics, has decided to retire after more than a decade on the world stage.More >>
    Canadian figure skater Patrick Chan, who won his long-awaited Olympic gold as part of the team event at the Pyeongchang Olympics, has decided to retire after more than a decade on the world stage.More >>
  • Djokovic relieved to reach Monte Carlo 2nd round

    Djokovic relieved to reach Monte Carlo 2nd round

    Monday, April 16 2018 8:04 PM EDT2018-04-17 00:04:36 GMT
    After easing into the second round of the Monte Carlo Masters, a relieved Novak Djokovic says his troublesome right elbow no longer bothers him.More >>
    After easing into the second round of the Monte Carlo Masters, a relieved Novak Djokovic says his troublesome right elbow no longer bothers him.More >>
  • Carroll equalizes late as West Ham holds Stoke to 1-1 in EPL

    Carroll equalizes late as West Ham holds Stoke to 1-1 in EPL

    Monday, April 16 2018 6:21 PM EDT2018-04-16 22:21:14 GMT
    (Adam Davy/PA via AP). West Ham United's Marko Arnautovic, front, and Stoke City's Ryan Shawcross battle for the ball during the Premier League match at London Stadium Monday April 16, 2018.(Adam Davy/PA via AP). West Ham United's Marko Arnautovic, front, and Stoke City's Ryan Shawcross battle for the ball during the Premier League match at London Stadium Monday April 16, 2018.
    Andy Carroll scored a 90th-minute equalizer soon after coming off the bench to earn West Ham a 1-1 draw against Stoke, which was denied a vital win in its bid to escape relegation from the English Premier League.More >>
    Andy Carroll scored a 90th-minute equalizer soon after coming off the bench to earn West Ham a 1-1 draw against Stoke, which was denied a vital win in its bid to escape relegation from the English Premier League.More >>
  • Mourinho set to drop big names after latest United stumble

    Mourinho set to drop big names after latest United stumble

    Monday, April 16 2018 6:11 PM EDT2018-04-16 22:11:07 GMT
    (Nick Potts/PA via AP). Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho leaves the pitch after the final whistle of the English Premier League soccer match against West Bromwich Albion at Old Trafford, Manchester, England, Sunday April 15, 2018.(Nick Potts/PA via AP). Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho leaves the pitch after the final whistle of the English Premier League soccer match against West Bromwich Albion at Old Trafford, Manchester, England, Sunday April 15, 2018.
    Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho will drop some of the high-profile players who gifted the English Premier League title to Manchester City at the weekend.More >>
    Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho will drop some of the high-profile players who gifted the English Premier League title to Manchester City at the weekend.More >>
  • The Latest: Women's runner-up in Boston a previous unknown

    The Latest: Women's runner-up in Boston a previous unknown

    Monday, April 16 2018 5:50 PM EDT2018-04-16 21:50:18 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mary Schwalm). Cherry Scanzaroli, of Hopedale, Mass., holds a rainbow umbrella as she waits to cheer on runners at the start of the 122nd running of the Boston Marathon in Hopkinton, Mass., Monday, April 16, 2018.(AP Photo/Mary Schwalm). Cherry Scanzaroli, of Hopedale, Mass., holds a rainbow umbrella as she waits to cheer on runners at the start of the 122nd running of the Boston Marathon in Hopkinton, Mass., Monday, April 16, 2018.
    Runners are arriving in Hopkinton and trying to stay dry as they await the start of the Boston Marathon.More >>
    Runners are arriving in Hopkinton and trying to stay dry as they await the start of the Boston Marathon.More >>
  • Busch beats out Larson to win rain-delayed race at Bristol

    Busch beats out Larson to win rain-delayed race at Bristol

    Monday, April 16 2018 5:44 PM EDT2018-04-16 21:44:59 GMT
    (AP Photo/Wade Payne). A person walks along the track in the rain before a NASCAR Cup Series auto race, Sunday, April 15, 2018, in Bristol, Tenn.(AP Photo/Wade Payne). A person walks along the track in the rain before a NASCAR Cup Series auto race, Sunday, April 15, 2018, in Bristol, Tenn.
    Cars are back on the track at Bristol a day after NASCAR race was cut because of rain.More >>
    Cars are back on the track at Bristol a day after NASCAR race was cut because of rain.More >>
  • Bizarre penalty helps Mainz in Bundesliga relegation battle

    Bizarre penalty helps Mainz in Bundesliga relegation battle

    Monday, April 16 2018 5:40 PM EDT2018-04-16 21:40:48 GMT
    Pablo de Blasis scored twice - the first a penalty during the interval - for Mainz to beat relegation rival Freiburg 2-0 amid fresh protests against Monday night games in the Bundesliga.More >>
    Pablo de Blasis scored twice - the first a penalty during the interval - for Mainz to beat relegation rival Freiburg 2-0 amid fresh protests against Monday night games in the Bundesliga.More >>
  • Harden scores 44 points, Rockets beat Wolves 104-101

    Harden scores 44 points, Rockets beat Wolves 104-101

    Monday, April 16 2018 3:41 PM EDT2018-04-16 19:41:15 GMT
    (AP Photo/David J. Phillip). Houston Rockets' James Harden shoots over Minnesota Timberwolves' Karl-Anthony Towns during the first half in Game 1 of a first-round NBA basketball playoff series Sunday, April 15, 2018, in Houston.(AP Photo/David J. Phillip). Houston Rockets' James Harden shoots over Minnesota Timberwolves' Karl-Anthony Towns during the first half in Game 1 of a first-round NBA basketball playoff series Sunday, April 15, 2018, in Houston.
    James Harden scored 44 points and the Houston Rockets held off the Minnesota Timberwolves 104-101 in Game 1 of the first-round playoff series.More >>
    James Harden scored 44 points and the Houston Rockets held off the Minnesota Timberwolves 104-101 in Game 1 of the first-round playoff series.More >>
  • Victor-y: Oladipo scores 32 as Pacers stun LeBron, Cavs

    Victor-y: Oladipo scores 32 as Pacers stun LeBron, Cavs

    Monday, April 16 2018 3:40 PM EDT2018-04-16 19:40:46 GMT
    (AP Photo/Tony Dejak). Cleveland Cavaliers' LeBron James (23) drives to the basket against Indiana Pacers' Victor Oladipo (4) in the first half of a first-round playoff series in an NBA basketball game, Sunday, April 15, 2018, in Cleveland.(AP Photo/Tony Dejak). Cleveland Cavaliers' LeBron James (23) drives to the basket against Indiana Pacers' Victor Oladipo (4) in the first half of a first-round playoff series in an NBA basketball game, Sunday, April 15, 2018, in Cleveland.
    Oladipo, Pacers roll to 98-80 win over LeBron James and Cavaliers in Game 1.More >>
    Oladipo, Pacers roll to 98-80 win over LeBron James and Cavaliers in Game 1.More >>
  • Whoa, Nellie: Keith Jackson remembered at Rose Bowl

    Whoa, Nellie: Keith Jackson remembered at Rose Bowl

    Monday, April 16 2018 3:29 PM EDT2018-04-16 19:29:03 GMT
    Keith Jackson, the folksy voice of college football for decades on ABC, was remembered as "the Walter Cronkite of sports broadcasting" in a memorial service at the Rose Bowl.More >>
    Keith Jackson, the folksy voice of college football for decades on ABC, was remembered as "the Walter Cronkite of sports broadcasting" in a memorial service at the Rose Bowl.More >>
  • Celtics survive wild finish, hold off Bucks 113-107 in OT

    Celtics survive wild finish, hold off Bucks 113-107 in OT

    Monday, April 16 2018 3:05 PM EDT2018-04-16 19:05:33 GMT
    (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer). Milwaukee Bucks' Khris Middleton shoots a three-point basket over Boston Celtics' Jaylen Brown (7) with less than a second to play in the fourth quarter of Game 1 of an NBA basketball first-round playoff series in Boston, Sund...(AP Photo/Michael Dwyer). Milwaukee Bucks' Khris Middleton shoots a three-point basket over Boston Celtics' Jaylen Brown (7) with less than a second to play in the fourth quarter of Game 1 of an NBA basketball first-round playoff series in Boston, Sund...
    Al Horford had 24 points and 12 rebounds and the Boston Celtics overcame Khris Middleton's long 3 that beat the fourth-quarter buzzer, topping the Milwaukee Bucks 113-107 in overtime in their playoff opener.More >>
    Al Horford had 24 points and 12 rebounds and the Boston Celtics overcame Khris Middleton's long 3 that beat the fourth-quarter buzzer, topping the Milwaukee Bucks 113-107 in overtime in their playoff opener.More >>
  • 3 of a kind: Vegas tips Kings 3-2, closes in on series sweep

    3 of a kind: Vegas tips Kings 3-2, closes in on series sweep

    Monday, April 16 2018 2:24 PM EDT2018-04-16 18:24:35 GMT
    (AP Photo/Chris Carlson). Los Angeles Kings left wing Adrian Kempe, left, battles Vegas Golden Knights defenseman Jon Merrill for the puck during the second period of Game 3 of an NHL hockey first-round playoff series in Los Angeles, Sunday, April 15, ...(AP Photo/Chris Carlson). Los Angeles Kings left wing Adrian Kempe, left, battles Vegas Golden Knights defenseman Jon Merrill for the puck during the second period of Game 3 of an NHL hockey first-round playoff series in Los Angeles, Sunday, April 15, ...
    The Vegas Golden Knights beat Los Angeles 3-2 and took a 3-0 lead over the Kings in their first-round series.More >>
    The Vegas Golden Knights beat Los Angeles 3-2 and took a 3-0 lead over the Kings in their first-round series.More >>
  • Calvert scores in OT, Blue Jackets up 2-0 on Caps in series

    Calvert scores in OT, Blue Jackets up 2-0 on Caps in series

    Monday, April 16 2018 1:33 PM EDT2018-04-16 17:33:23 GMT
    (AP Photo/Nick Wass). Columbus Blue Jackets goaltender Sergei Bobrovsky (72), of Russia, stops the puck during the third period in Game 2 of an NHL first-round hockey playoff series against the Washington Capitals, Sunday, April 15, 2018, in Washington.(AP Photo/Nick Wass). Columbus Blue Jackets goaltender Sergei Bobrovsky (72), of Russia, stops the puck during the third period in Game 2 of an NHL first-round hockey playoff series against the Washington Capitals, Sunday, April 15, 2018, in Washington.
    Sergei Bobrovsky made 54 saves, Matt Calvert scored the winner 12:22 into overtime and the Columbus Blue Jackets overcame two goals from Alex Ovechkin beat the Washington Capitals 5-4 in Game 2 to take a commanding...More >>
    Sergei Bobrovsky made 54 saves, Matt Calvert scored the winner 12:22 into overtime and the Columbus Blue Jackets overcame two goals from Alex Ovechkin beat the Washington Capitals 5-4 in Game 2 to take a commanding 2-0 lead in their first-round series.More >>
  • Indians donate $37,000 for hurricane relief in Puerto Rico

    Indians donate $37,000 for hurricane relief in Puerto Rico

    Monday, April 16 2018 1:08 PM EDT2018-04-16 17:08:53 GMT
    (AP Photo/Carlos Giusti). Cleveland Indians All-Star shortstop Francisco Lindor visits his former grammar school, Villa Marina Elementary School, to lead a special baseball clinic for approximately 250 students in Gurabo, Puerto Rico, Monday, April 16,...(AP Photo/Carlos Giusti). Cleveland Indians All-Star shortstop Francisco Lindor visits his former grammar school, Villa Marina Elementary School, to lead a special baseball clinic for approximately 250 students in Gurabo, Puerto Rico, Monday, April 16,...
    The Cleveland Indians have donated an additional $37,000 to help hurricane recovery.More >>
    The Cleveland Indians have donated an additional $37,000 to help hurricane recovery.More >>
  • Colon perfect into 8th, Rangers beat Astros 3-1 in 10

    Colon perfect into 8th, Rangers beat Astros 3-1 in 10

    Monday, April 16 2018 12:53 PM EDT2018-04-16 16:53:04 GMT
    (AP Photo/Michael Wyke). Texas Rangers' starting pitcher Bartolo Colon throws against the Houston Astros during the first inning of a baseball game Sunday, April 15, 2018, in Houston.(AP Photo/Michael Wyke). Texas Rangers' starting pitcher Bartolo Colon throws against the Houston Astros during the first inning of a baseball game Sunday, April 15, 2018, in Houston.
    Bartolo Colon carried a perfect game into the eighth inning and Robinson Chirinos drove in all three runs for the Texas Rangers during their 3-1 victory over the Houston Astros in 10 innings.More >>
    Bartolo Colon carried a perfect game into the eighth inning and Robinson Chirinos drove in all three runs for the Texas Rangers during their 3-1 victory over the Houston Astros in 10 innings.More >>
  • Rooster thrown on soccer field in Russia to abuse coach

    Rooster thrown on soccer field in Russia to abuse coach

    Monday, April 16 2018 12:28 PM EDT2018-04-16 16:28:53 GMT
    A rooster was thrown onto the field in Russia's second-tier soccer league as an apparent act of homophobic abuse against a coach.More >>
    A rooster was thrown onto the field in Russia's second-tier soccer league as an apparent act of homophobic abuse against a coach.More >>
  • 49ers: Foster to miss offseason program for legal issues

    49ers: Foster to miss offseason program for legal issues

    Monday, April 16 2018 11:05 AM EDT2018-04-16 15:05:29 GMT
    (Dai Sugano/San Jose Mercury News via AP, Pool). FILE -In this April 12, 2018 photo, San Francisco 49ers linebacker Reuben Foster appears for his arraignment at the Santa Clara County Hall of Justice in San Jose, Calif. Foster won't participate in the ...(Dai Sugano/San Jose Mercury News via AP, Pool). FILE -In this April 12, 2018 photo, San Francisco 49ers linebacker Reuben Foster appears for his arraignment at the Santa Clara County Hall of Justice in San Jose, Calif. Foster won't participate in the ...
    San Francisco 49ers linebacker Reuben Foster won't participate in the offseason program while he tends to legal matters related to his domestic violence charges.More >>
    San Francisco 49ers linebacker Reuben Foster won't participate in the offseason program while he tends to legal matters related to his domestic violence charges.More >>
  • Crosby scores goal, leads Penguins to 5-1 Game 3 over Flyers

    Crosby scores goal, leads Penguins to 5-1 Game 3 over Flyers

    Monday, April 16 2018 10:44 AM EDT2018-04-16 14:44:34 GMT
    (AP Photo/Tom Mihalek). Pittsburgh Penguins' Sidney Crosby celebrates his goal with teammates during the first period in Game 3 of an NHL first-round hockey playoff series against the Philadelphia Flyers, Sunday, April 15, 2018, in Philadelphia, Pa.(AP Photo/Tom Mihalek). Pittsburgh Penguins' Sidney Crosby celebrates his goal with teammates during the first period in Game 3 of an NHL first-round hockey playoff series against the Philadelphia Flyers, Sunday, April 15, 2018, in Philadelphia, Pa.
    Sidney Crosby had a goal and two assists and Matt Murray stopped 25 shots to help the Pittsburgh Penguins silence a raucous Philadelphia crowd and beat the Flyers 5-1 to take a 2-1 lead in their first-round playoff...More >>
    Sidney Crosby had a goal and two assists and Matt Murray stopped 25 shots to help the Pittsburgh Penguins silence a raucous Philadelphia crowd and beat the Flyers 5-1 to take a 2-1 lead in their first-round playoff series.More >>
  • Pitch framing tactics under a bit more scrutiny

    Pitch framing tactics under a bit more scrutiny

    Monday, April 16 2018 10:13 AM EDT2018-04-16 14:13:33 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson). St. Louis Cardinals catcher Yadier Molina, right, throws off his mask as he argues with Arizona Diamondbacks manager Torey Lovullo during an altercation in the second inning of a baseball game Sunday, April 8, 2018, in St. Lou...(AP Photo/Jeff Roberson). St. Louis Cardinals catcher Yadier Molina, right, throws off his mask as he argues with Arizona Diamondbacks manager Torey Lovullo during an altercation in the second inning of a baseball game Sunday, April 8, 2018, in St. Lou...
    The concept of pitch framing is not exactly new, but it certainly seems to be under a bit more scrutiny now.More >>
    The concept of pitch framing is not exactly new, but it certainly seems to be under a bit more scrutiny now.More >>
  • City must confront painful reality of life after Guardiola

    City must confront painful reality of life after Guardiola

    Monday, April 16 2018 7:02 AM EDT2018-04-16 11:02:14 GMT
    (AP Photo/Frank Augstein). Manchester City coach Pep Guardiola reacts during the English Premier League soccer match between Tottenham Hotspur and Manchester City at Wembley stadium in London, England, Saturday, April 14, 2018.(AP Photo/Frank Augstein). Manchester City coach Pep Guardiola reacts during the English Premier League soccer match between Tottenham Hotspur and Manchester City at Wembley stadium in London, England, Saturday, April 14, 2018.
    Once the celebrations die down, Manchester City might be struck with a slight sense of foreboding as the club assesses the most convincing of its three Premier League title victories.More >>
    Once the celebrations die down, Manchester City might be struck with a slight sense of foreboding as the club assesses the most convincing of its three Premier League title victories.More >>
  • Kodaira rallies to win 3-hole playoff at RBC Heritage

    Kodaira rallies to win 3-hole playoff at RBC Heritage

    Monday, April 16 2018 4:21 AM EDT2018-04-16 08:21:52 GMT
    (AP Photo/Stephen B. Morton). Satoshi Kodaira, of Japan, hits out of the rough of the second fairway during the third round of the RBC Heritage golf tournament in Hilton Head Island, S.C., Saturday, April 14, 2018.(AP Photo/Stephen B. Morton). Satoshi Kodaira, of Japan, hits out of the rough of the second fairway during the third round of the RBC Heritage golf tournament in Hilton Head Island, S.C., Saturday, April 14, 2018.
    Japan's Satoshi Kodaira rallied from six strokes down to win his first PGA Tour title in a playoff at the RBC Heritage.More >>
    Japan's Satoshi Kodaira rallied from six strokes down to win his first PGA Tour title in a playoff at the RBC Heritage.More >>
  • Eagles release cornerback Daryl Worley after his arrest

    Eagles release cornerback Daryl Worley after his arrest

    Monday, April 16 2018 4:20 AM EDT2018-04-16 08:20:39 GMT
    The Philadelphia Eagles have released cornerback Daryl Worley, hours after he was arrested.More >>
    The Philadelphia Eagles have released cornerback Daryl Worley, hours after he was arrested.More >>
  • Larson leads at Bristol; race postponed to Monday

    Larson leads at Bristol; race postponed to Monday

    Sunday, April 15 2018 11:52 PM EDT2018-04-16 03:52:50 GMT
    (AP Photo/Wade Payne). A person walks along the track in the rain before a NASCAR Cup Series auto race, Sunday, April 15, 2018, in Bristol, Tenn.(AP Photo/Wade Payne). A person walks along the track in the rain before a NASCAR Cup Series auto race, Sunday, April 15, 2018, in Bristol, Tenn.
    Kyle Larson will have to wait another day to try to capture his first NASCAR Cup Series race of the season.More >>
    Kyle Larson will have to wait another day to try to capture his first NASCAR Cup Series race of the season.More >>
  • Bartolo Colon loses no-hit bid for Rangers in 8th vs Astros

    Bartolo Colon loses no-hit bid for Rangers in 8th vs Astros

    Sunday, April 15 2018 11:31 PM EDT2018-04-16 03:31:57 GMT
    (AP Photo/Michael Wyke). Texas Rangers' starting pitcher Bartolo Colon throws against the Houston Astros during the first inning of a baseball game Sunday, April 15, 2018, in Houston.(AP Photo/Michael Wyke). Texas Rangers' starting pitcher Bartolo Colon throws against the Houston Astros during the first inning of a baseball game Sunday, April 15, 2018, in Houston.
    Bartolo Colon is pitching a perfect game through seven innings for the Texas Rangers against the World Series champion Houston Astros.More >>
    Bartolo Colon is pitching a perfect game through seven innings for the Texas Rangers against the World Series champion Houston Astros.More >>
  • Alexander Rossi grabs 3rd career IndyCar win in Long Beach

    Alexander Rossi grabs 3rd career IndyCar win in Long Beach

    Sunday, April 15 2018 11:23 PM EDT2018-04-16 03:23:57 GMT
    Alexander Rossi pulled away from a late restart and won the Grand Prix of Long Beach.More >>
    Alexander Rossi pulled away from a late restart and won the Grand Prix of Long Beach.More >>
  • "Playoff P" Paul George scores 36, leads Thunder past Jazz

    "Playoff P" Paul George scores 36, leads Thunder past Jazz

    Sunday, April 15 2018 11:00 PM EDT2018-04-16 03:00:08 GMT
    (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki). Oklahoma City Thunder forward Paul George, right, shoots as Utah Jazz forward Derrick Favors (15) defends in the first half of Game 1 of an NBA basketball first-round playoff series in Oklahoma City, Sunday, April 15, 2018.(AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki). Oklahoma City Thunder forward Paul George, right, shoots as Utah Jazz forward Derrick Favors (15) defends in the first half of Game 1 of an NBA basketball first-round playoff series in Oklahoma City, Sunday, April 15, 2018.
    George scores 36, leads Thunder to 116-108 win over Jazz.More >>
    George scores 36, leads Thunder to 116-108 win over Jazz.More >>
  • No Game Today: Wintry weather, plenty of MLB postponements

    No Game Today: Wintry weather, plenty of MLB postponements

    Sunday, April 15 2018 10:59 PM EDT2018-04-16 02:59:51 GMT
    (John Sleezer/The Kansas City Star via AP). Ice forms on the railing above the fountains before a baseball game between the Kansas City Royals and Los Angeles Angels on Sunday, April 15, 2018, at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Mo.(John Sleezer/The Kansas City Star via AP). Ice forms on the railing above the fountains before a baseball game between the Kansas City Royals and Los Angeles Angels on Sunday, April 15, 2018, at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Mo.
    Major League Baseball schedule hit hard by wet, cold April, filling up summer schedule.More >>
    Major League Baseball schedule hit hard by wet, cold April, filling up summer schedule.More >>
  • LEADING OFF: Stanton sees Marlins, White Sox warm up

    LEADING OFF: Stanton sees Marlins, White Sox warm up

    Sunday, April 15 2018 9:20 PM EDT2018-04-16 01:20:54 GMT
    (AP Photo/Gary Landers). St. Louis Cardinals' Harrison Bader, front right, and Jose Martinez, front left, celebrate their 3-2 win over the Cincinnati Reds in a baseball game, Sunday, April 15, 2018, in Cincinnati.(AP Photo/Gary Landers). St. Louis Cardinals' Harrison Bader, front right, and Jose Martinez, front left, celebrate their 3-2 win over the Cincinnati Reds in a baseball game, Sunday, April 15, 2018, in Cincinnati.
    LEADING OFF: Giancarlo Stanton sees former Miami teammates at Yankee Stadium, White Sox warm up in California, Cards-Cubs renew rivalry.More >>
    LEADING OFF: Giancarlo Stanton sees former Miami teammates at Yankee Stadium, White Sox warm up in California, Cards-Cubs renew rivalry.More >>
  • Robinson's daughter says black MLBers reluctant to speak out

    Robinson's daughter says black MLBers reluctant to speak out

    Sunday, April 15 2018 9:20 PM EDT2018-04-16 01:20:05 GMT
    (AP Photo/Kathy Willens). Sharon Robinson, daughter of Jackie Robinson, speaks to reporters before a baseball game between the New York Mets and the Milwaukee Brewers on Jackie Robinson Day, Sunday, April 15, 2018, in New York.(AP Photo/Kathy Willens). Sharon Robinson, daughter of Jackie Robinson, speaks to reporters before a baseball game between the New York Mets and the Milwaukee Brewers on Jackie Robinson Day, Sunday, April 15, 2018, in New York.
    Jackie Robinson's daughter thinks black baseball players are more reluctant to speak publicly about racial issues than their NFL and NBA colleagues because they constitute a lower percentage of rosters.More >>
    Jackie Robinson's daughter thinks black baseball players are more reluctant to speak publicly about racial issues than their NFL and NBA colleagues because they constitute a lower percentage of rosters.More >>
  • 'People are still suffering': MLB back in storm-hit San Juan

    'People are still suffering': MLB back in storm-hit San Juan

    Sunday, April 15 2018 9:00 PM EDT2018-04-16 01:00:33 GMT
    (AP Photo/Carlos Giusti, File). FILE - In this Oct. 19, 2017, file photo, homes in the Cantera area are covered with FEMA tarps, where buildings from the Hato Rey area stand in the background in San Juan, Puerto Rico. The Federal Emergency Management A...(AP Photo/Carlos Giusti, File). FILE - In this Oct. 19, 2017, file photo, homes in the Cantera area are covered with FEMA tarps, where buildings from the Hato Rey area stand in the background in San Juan, Puerto Rico. The Federal Emergency Management A...
    Major League Baseball returns to Puerto Rico this week, when Cleveland and Minnesota visit the storm-ravaged island.More >>
    Major League Baseball returns to Puerto Rico this week, when Cleveland and Minnesota visit the storm-ravaged island.More >>
  • Flores, Syndergaard help Mets top Brewers 3-2 for 12-2 start

    Flores, Syndergaard help Mets top Brewers 3-2 for 12-2 start

    Sunday, April 15 2018 8:49 PM EDT2018-04-16 00:49:39 GMT
    (AP Photo/Kathy Willens). New York Mets left fielder Yoenis Cespedes, right, douses teammate Wilmer Flores after Flores hit a ninth-inning walkoff home run in a baseball game against the Milwaukee Brewers, Sunday, April 15, 2018, in New York.(AP Photo/Kathy Willens). New York Mets left fielder Yoenis Cespedes, right, douses teammate Wilmer Flores after Flores hit a ninth-inning walkoff home run in a baseball game against the Milwaukee Brewers, Sunday, April 15, 2018, in New York.
    Wilmer Flores hit a game-winning home run with two outs in the bottom of the ninth inning and the New York Mets beat the Milwaukee Brewers 3-2 to improve the best start in team history to 12-2.More >>
    Wilmer Flores hit a game-winning home run with two outs in the bottom of the ninth inning and the New York Mets beat the Milwaukee Brewers 3-2 to improve the best start in team history to 12-2.More >>
  • Red Sox move to MLB-best 13-2; Phils' win streak at 6

    Red Sox move to MLB-best 13-2; Phils' win streak at 6

    Sunday, April 15 2018 8:18 PM EDT2018-04-16 00:18:17 GMT
    (AP Photo/Steven Senne). Boston Red Sox's Mitch Moreland is welcomed to the dugout after scoring on a ground-rule double hit by Tzu-Wei Lin, of Taiwan, in the sixth inning of a baseball game against the Baltimore Orioles, Sunday, April 15, 2018, in Bos...(AP Photo/Steven Senne). Boston Red Sox's Mitch Moreland is welcomed to the dugout after scoring on a ground-rule double hit by Tzu-Wei Lin, of Taiwan, in the sixth inning of a baseball game against the Baltimore Orioles, Sunday, April 15, 2018, in Bos...
    Andrew Benintendi got three hits and the Boston Red Sox extended the best start in their 118-year history, beating the Baltimore Orioles 3-1 Sunday at frigid Fenway Park.More >>
    Andrew Benintendi got three hits and the Boston Red Sox extended the best start in their 118-year history, beating the Baltimore Orioles 3-1 Sunday at frigid Fenway Park.More >>
  • Man City wins Premier League after United loses to West Brom

    Man City wins Premier League after United loses to West Brom

    Sunday, April 15 2018 6:34 PM EDT2018-04-15 22:34:12 GMT
    (Nick Potts/PA via AP). West Bromwich Albion's Jay Rodriguez, left, celebrates scoring his side's first goal of the game against Manchester United during the English Premier League soccer match at Old Trafford, Manchester, England, Sunday April 15, 2018.(Nick Potts/PA via AP). West Bromwich Albion's Jay Rodriguez, left, celebrates scoring his side's first goal of the game against Manchester United during the English Premier League soccer match at Old Trafford, Manchester, England, Sunday April 15, 2018.
    Manchester City won the Premier League title without even playing on Sunday when nearest challenger Manchester United surprisingly lost 1-0 at home to last-place West Bromwich Albion.More >>
    Manchester City won the Premier League title without even playing on Sunday when nearest challenger Manchester United surprisingly lost 1-0 at home to last-place West Bromwich Albion.More >>
  • Red Bull's Ricciardo wins Chinese Grand Prix; 6th career win

    Red Bull's Ricciardo wins Chinese Grand Prix; 6th career win

    Sunday, April 15 2018 6:33 PM EDT2018-04-15 22:33:19 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andy Wong). Ferrari driver Sebastian Vettel (5) of Germany leads the field at the start of the Chinese Formula One Grand Prix at the Shanghai International Circuit in Shanghai, Sunday, April 15, 2018.(AP Photo/Andy Wong). Ferrari driver Sebastian Vettel (5) of Germany leads the field at the start of the Chinese Formula One Grand Prix at the Shanghai International Circuit in Shanghai, Sunday, April 15, 2018.
    Daniel Ricciardo of Red Bull won Sunday's Chinese Grand Prix to claim the sixth victory of his Formula One career.More >>
    Daniel Ricciardo of Red Bull won Sunday's Chinese Grand Prix to claim the sixth victory of his Formula One career.More >>
  • Nadal wary of saying he's fully recovered from thigh injury

    Nadal wary of saying he's fully recovered from thigh injury

    Sunday, April 15 2018 6:09 PM EDT2018-04-15 22:09:42 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alberto Saiz, File). FILE - In this Sunday April 8, 2018 file photo, Spain's Rafael Nadal returns the ball to Germany's Alexander Zverev during a World Group quarterfinal Davis Cup tennis match between Spain and Germany at the bullring in Val...(AP Photo/Alberto Saiz, File). FILE - In this Sunday April 8, 2018 file photo, Spain's Rafael Nadal returns the ball to Germany's Alexander Zverev during a World Group quarterfinal Davis Cup tennis match between Spain and Germany at the bullring in Val...
    Rafael Nadal is wary of saying he's fully recovered from a troublesome right thigh injury as he defends his Monte Carlo Masters title.More >>
    Rafael Nadal is wary of saying he's fully recovered from a troublesome right thigh injury as he defends his Monte Carlo Masters title.More >>
  • The Latest: Completion of Bristol race postponed to Monday

    The Latest: Completion of Bristol race postponed to Monday

    Sunday, April 15 2018 6:09 PM EDT2018-04-15 22:09:29 GMT
    (AP Photo/Wade Payne). A person walks along the track in the rain before a NASCAR Cup Series auto race, Sunday, April 15, 2018, in Bristol, Tenn.(AP Photo/Wade Payne). A person walks along the track in the rain before a NASCAR Cup Series auto race, Sunday, April 15, 2018, in Bristol, Tenn.
    NASCAR is still hoping the Cup Series race at Bristol Motor Speedway will be run on Sunday.More >>
    NASCAR is still hoping the Cup Series race at Bristol Motor Speedway will be run on Sunday.More >>
  • Without Embiid, 76ers roll past Heat in playoff opener

    Without Embiid, 76ers roll past Heat in playoff opener

    Sunday, April 15 2018 6:02 PM EDT2018-04-15 22:02:01 GMT
    (AP Photo/Chris Szagola). Philadelphia 76ers' Joel Embiid comes out in a "Phantom of the Opera" mask as he rings a Liberty Bell replica before Game 1 of the team's first-round NBA basketball playoff series against the Miami Heat, Saturday, April 14, 20...(AP Photo/Chris Szagola). Philadelphia 76ers' Joel Embiid comes out in a "Phantom of the Opera" mask as he rings a Liberty Bell replica before Game 1 of the team's first-round NBA basketball playoff series against the Miami Heat, Saturday, April 14, 20...
    Ben Simmons had 17 points, 14 assists and nine rebounds in his playoff debut and the Philadelphia 76ers romped again without Joel Embiid, beating the Miami Heat 130-103 in Game 1 of the first-round series.More >>
    Ben Simmons had 17 points, 14 assists and nine rebounds in his playoff debut and the Philadelphia 76ers romped again without Joel Embiid, beating the Miami Heat 130-103 in Game 1 of the first-round series.More >>
  • Durant, defending champ Warriors get defensive, beat Spurs

    Durant, defending champ Warriors get defensive, beat Spurs

    Sunday, April 15 2018 5:51 PM EDT2018-04-15 21:51:01 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ben Margot). Golden State Warriors' Kevin Durant, right, drives the ball around San Antonio Spurs' Patty Mills (8) during the first half in Game 1 of a first-round NBA basketball playoff series Saturday, April 14, 2018, in Oakland, Calif.(AP Photo/Ben Margot). Golden State Warriors' Kevin Durant, right, drives the ball around San Antonio Spurs' Patty Mills (8) during the first half in Game 1 of a first-round NBA basketball playoff series Saturday, April 14, 2018, in Oakland, Calif.
    Kevin Durant had 24 points, eight rebounds and seven assists and the Golden State Warriors returned to their old dominant selves at playoff time to beat the cold-shooting San Antonio Spurs 113-92.More >>
    Kevin Durant had 24 points, eight rebounds and seven assists and the Golden State Warriors returned to their old dominant selves at playoff time to beat the cold-shooting San Antonio Spurs 113-92.More >>
  • Ibaka scores 23, Raptors win Game 1, beat Wizards 114-106

    Ibaka scores 23, Raptors win Game 1, beat Wizards 114-106

    Sunday, April 15 2018 5:03 PM EDT2018-04-15 21:03:29 GMT
    (Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press via AP). Toronto Raptors forward Serge Ibaka reacts during the second half of Game 1 of the team's NBA basketball first-round playoff series against the Washington Wizards in Toronto on Saturday, April 14, 2018.(Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press via AP). Toronto Raptors forward Serge Ibaka reacts during the second half of Game 1 of the team's NBA basketball first-round playoff series against the Washington Wizards in Toronto on Saturday, April 14, 2018.
    Ibaka has 21 points and 12 rebounds, Raptors snap 10-game losing streak in Game 1s by beating Wizards 114-106.More >>
    Ibaka has 21 points and 12 rebounds, Raptors snap 10-game losing streak in Game 1s by beating Wizards 114-106.More >>
  • Red Sox off to best start in 118-year history; beat O's 10-3

    Red Sox off to best start in 118-year history; beat O's 10-3

    Sunday, April 15 2018 4:29 PM EDT2018-04-15 20:29:35 GMT
    (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer). Boston Red Sox's Hanley Ramirez runs on his two-run double during the fourth inning of a baseball game against the Baltimore Orioles in Boston, Saturday, April 14, 2018.(AP Photo/Michael Dwyer). Boston Red Sox's Hanley Ramirez runs on his two-run double during the fourth inning of a baseball game against the Baltimore Orioles in Boston, Saturday, April 14, 2018.
    Hanley Ramirez hit a two-run homer and drove in three runs, and the Boston Red Sox beat the Baltimore Orioles 10-3 on Saturday to get to 12-2 _ the best start in their 118-year history.More >>
    Hanley Ramirez hit a two-run homer and drove in three runs, and the Boston Red Sox beat the Baltimore Orioles 10-3 on Saturday to get to 12-2 _ the best start in their 118-year history.More >>
  • Predators take 2-0 lead after holding off Avalanche 5-4

    Predators take 2-0 lead after holding off Avalanche 5-4

    Sunday, April 15 2018 4:00 PM EDT2018-04-15 20:00:03 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey). Nashville Predators left wing Viktor Arvidsson (33), of Sweden, celebrates after scoring a goal against Colorado Avalanche goaltender Jonathan Bernier (45) during the second period in Game 2 of an NHL hockey first-round playof...(AP Photo/Mark Humphrey). Nashville Predators left wing Viktor Arvidsson (33), of Sweden, celebrates after scoring a goal against Colorado Avalanche goaltender Jonathan Bernier (45) during the second period in Game 2 of an NHL hockey first-round playof...
    Ryan Hartman's empty-net goal wound up the game-winner as the Nashville Predators held off the Colorado Avalanche 5-4 for a 2-0 lead in their first-round Western Conference series.More >>
    Ryan Hartman's empty-net goal wound up the game-winner as the Nashville Predators held off the Colorado Avalanche 5-4 for a 2-0 lead in their first-round Western Conference series.More >>
  • Pastrnak has 3 goals, 3 assists; Bruins beat Maple Leafs 7-3

    Pastrnak has 3 goals, 3 assists; Bruins beat Maple Leafs 7-3

    Sunday, April 15 2018 3:59 PM EDT2018-04-15 19:59:36 GMT
    (AP Photo/Winslow Townson). Boston Bruins' David Krejci celebrates his goal with teammates David Pastrnak and Brad Marchand (63) during the second period of Game 2 of an NHL hockey first-round playoff series against the Toronto Maple Leafs in Boston, S...(AP Photo/Winslow Townson). Boston Bruins' David Krejci celebrates his goal with teammates David Pastrnak and Brad Marchand (63) during the second period of Game 2 of an NHL hockey first-round playoff series against the Toronto Maple Leafs in Boston, S...
    David Pastrnak had a hat trick and three assists to lead Boston to a 7-3 victory over the Toronto Maple Leafs, Bruins lead series 2-0.More >>
    David Pastrnak had a hat trick and three assists to lead Boston to a 7-3 victory over the Toronto Maple Leafs, Bruins lead series 2-0.More >>
  • Yankees-Tigers doubleheader postponed; now set for June 4

    Yankees-Tigers doubleheader postponed; now set for June 4

    Sunday, April 15 2018 2:52 PM EDT2018-04-15 18:52:56 GMT
    (AP Photo/Noah Trister). The field is covered as the Yankees and Tigers were rained out Saturday, April 14, 2018 in Detroit.  The Yankees beat the Tigers 8-6 on Friday night, and the teams will try to play a split doubleheader Sunday to finish this thr...(AP Photo/Noah Trister). The field is covered as the Yankees and Tigers were rained out Saturday, April 14, 2018 in Detroit. The Yankees beat the Tigers 8-6 on Friday night, and the teams will try to play a split doubleheader Sunday to finish this thr...
    The first game of the split doubleheader between the New York Yankees and Detroit Tigers has been postponed because of rain.More >>
    The first game of the split doubleheader between the New York Yankees and Detroit Tigers has been postponed because of rain.More >>
  • Killorn scores twice, Lightning beat Devils 5-3 in Game 2

    Killorn scores twice, Lightning beat Devils 5-3 in Game 2

    Sunday, April 15 2018 2:43 PM EDT2018-04-15 18:43:02 GMT
    (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara). Tampa Bay Lightning center Brayden Point (21) celebrates his goal against the New Jersey Devils with center Tyler Johnson (9) during the first period of Game 2 of an NHL first-round hockey playoff series Saturday, April 14, 20...(AP Photo/Chris O'Meara). Tampa Bay Lightning center Brayden Point (21) celebrates his goal against the New Jersey Devils with center Tyler Johnson (9) during the first period of Game 2 of an NHL first-round hockey playoff series Saturday, April 14, 20...
    Killorn scores 2 goals, Lightning beat Devils 5-3 for 2-0 series lead.More >>
    Killorn scores 2 goals, Lightning beat Devils 5-3 for 2-0 series lead.More >>
  • Braves-Cubs series finale postponed by rain

    Braves-Cubs series finale postponed by rain

    Sunday, April 15 2018 2:18 PM EDT2018-04-15 18:18:08 GMT
    (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh). Baseball fans watch during the seventh inning of a baseball game between the Chicago Cubs and the Atlanta Braves, Saturday, April 14, 2018, in Chicago. The Cubs won 14-10.(AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh). Baseball fans watch during the seventh inning of a baseball game between the Chicago Cubs and the Atlanta Braves, Saturday, April 14, 2018, in Chicago. The Cubs won 14-10.
    The series finale between the Atlanta Braves and Chicago Cubs has been postponed by rain.More >>
    The series finale between the Atlanta Braves and Chicago Cubs has been postponed by rain.More >>
  • Resurgent Ian Poulter takes RBC Heritage lead

    Resurgent Ian Poulter takes RBC Heritage lead

    Sunday, April 15 2018 1:59 PM EDT2018-04-15 17:59:56 GMT
    (Jay Karr/The Island Packet via AP). Ian Poulter watches his tee shot on  the third hole during the third round of the RBC Heritage golf tournament Saturday, April 14, 2018, at Harbour Town Golf Links on Hilton Head Island, S.C(Jay Karr/The Island Packet via AP). Ian Poulter watches his tee shot on the third hole during the third round of the RBC Heritage golf tournament Saturday, April 14, 2018, at Harbour Town Golf Links on Hilton Head Island, S.C
    The resurgent Ian Poulter shot a 4-under 67 to take a one-shot lead into the final round of the RBC Heritage, putting him in position for his second victory in three weeks.More >>
    The resurgent Ian Poulter shot a 4-under 67 to take a one-shot lead into the final round of the RBC Heritage, putting him in position for his second victory in three weeks.More >>
  • Brooke Henderson wins in Hawaii for 6th LPGA Tour title

    Brooke Henderson wins in Hawaii for 6th LPGA Tour title

    Sunday, April 15 2018 12:40 PM EDT2018-04-15 16:40:44 GMT
    Brooke Henderson pulled away at gusty Ko Olina Golf Club to win the Lotte Championship for her sixth LPGA Tour victory.More >>
    Brooke Henderson pulled away at gusty Ko Olina Golf Club to win the Lotte Championship for her sixth LPGA Tour victory.More >>
  • Blue Jays-Indians postponed again; doubleheader on May 3

    Blue Jays-Indians postponed again; doubleheader on May 3

    Sunday, April 15 2018 12:40 PM EDT2018-04-15 16:40:00 GMT
    (AP Photo/David Dermer). A tarp covers the field during a rain delay of a baseball game between the Toronto Blue Jays and Cleveland Indians, Saturday, April 14, 2018, in Cleveland.(AP Photo/David Dermer). A tarp covers the field during a rain delay of a baseball game between the Toronto Blue Jays and Cleveland Indians, Saturday, April 14, 2018, in Cleveland.
    Blue Jays-Indians postponed by rain for second straight day. Teams will play traditional doubleheader on May 3 at 1:10 p.m. at Progressive Field. Toronto ended Cleveland's five-game winning streak with an 8-4...More >>
    Blue Jays-Indians postponed by rain for second straight day. Teams will play traditional doubleheader on May 3 at 1:10 p.m. at Progressive Field. Toronto ended Cleveland's five-game winning streak with an 8-4 victory on Friday night.More >>
  • Erik Jones in search of breakthrough win at Bristol

    Erik Jones in search of breakthrough win at Bristol

    Sunday, April 15 2018 1:02 AM EDT2018-04-15 05:02:51 GMT
    Kurt Busch will start at the rear of the field after a crash late in the final practice Saturday.More >>
    Kurt Busch will start at the rear of the field after a crash late in the final practice Saturday.More >>
  • LEADING OFF: Ohtani starts, wintry weather, Reds skid

    LEADING OFF: Ohtani starts, wintry weather, Reds skid

    Sunday, April 15 2018 1:00 AM EDT2018-04-15 05:00:45 GMT
    (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh). Baseball fans watch during the seventh inning of a baseball game between the Chicago Cubs and the Atlanta Braves, Saturday, April 14, 2018, in Chicago. The Cubs won 14-10.(AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh). Baseball fans watch during the seventh inning of a baseball game between the Chicago Cubs and the Atlanta Braves, Saturday, April 14, 2018, in Chicago. The Cubs won 14-10.
    LEADING OFF: More wintry weather in forecast, Verlander vs Colon, Reds try to end skid.More >>
    LEADING OFF: More wintry weather in forecast, Verlander vs Colon, Reds try to end skid.More >>
  • Injured Humboldt players get visit from Stanley Cup

    Injured Humboldt players get visit from Stanley Cup

    Saturday, April 14 2018 11:09 PM EDT2018-04-15 03:09:17 GMT
    Injured Humboldt Broncos players got a visit from the Stanley Cup at Royal University Hospital.More >>
    Injured Humboldt Broncos players got a visit from the Stanley Cup at Royal University Hospital.More >>
  • Snowy: Last 3 games of White Sox-Twins series postponed

    Snowy: Last 3 games of White Sox-Twins series postponed

    Saturday, April 14 2018 10:49 PM EDT2018-04-15 02:49:25 GMT
    (Anthony Souffle/Star Tribune via AP). A traveler walks through the snow and ice to get to the Metro Government Center Plaza station as the snow picked up in downtown Minneapolis, Saturday, April 14, 2018.   The National Weather Service predicts 9 to 1...(Anthony Souffle/Star Tribune via AP). A traveler walks through the snow and ice to get to the Metro Government Center Plaza station as the snow picked up in downtown Minneapolis, Saturday, April 14, 2018. The National Weather Service predicts 9 to 1...
    The entire three-game series between the Chicago White Sox and Minnesota Twins has been called off because of a spring snowstorm.More >>
    The entire three-game series between the Chicago White Sox and Minnesota Twins has been called off because of a spring snowstorm.More >>
  • Preece earns big Xfinity race pay day at Bristol to pay debt

    Preece earns big Xfinity race pay day at Bristol to pay debt

    Saturday, April 14 2018 9:15 PM EDT2018-04-15 01:15:37 GMT
    (AP Photo/Wade Payne). The cars of Tommy Joe Martins (8), John Hunter Nemechek (42) and Ty Mjeski (60) spin as they crash during a NASCAR Xfinity Series auto race on Saturday, April 14, 2018 in Bristol, Tenn.(AP Photo/Wade Payne). The cars of Tommy Joe Martins (8), John Hunter Nemechek (42) and Ty Mjeski (60) spin as they crash during a NASCAR Xfinity Series auto race on Saturday, April 14, 2018 in Bristol, Tenn.
    Ryan Preece won the Xfinity Series race on Saturday at Bristol Motor Speedway and took home the Dash 4 Cash $100,000 bonus prize.More >>
    Ryan Preece won the Xfinity Series race on Saturday at Bristol Motor Speedway and took home the Dash 4 Cash $100,000 bonus prize.More >>
  • Guardiola to play golf, not watch if Man City can seal title

    Guardiola to play golf, not watch if Man City can seal title

    Saturday, April 14 2018 9:14 PM EDT2018-04-15 01:14:25 GMT
    (Steven Paston/PA via AP). Crystal Palace's Wilfried Zaha celebrates scoring his side's third goal of the game during the English Premier League soccer match between Crystal Palace and Brighton and Hove Albion at Selhurst Park London, England. Saturday...(Steven Paston/PA via AP). Crystal Palace's Wilfried Zaha celebrates scoring his side's third goal of the game during the English Premier League soccer match between Crystal Palace and Brighton and Hove Albion at Selhurst Park London, England. Saturday...
    Crystal Palace and Huddersfield boost their hopes of staying in the English Premier League with wins after Southampton squanders a two-goal lead to lose 3-2 to Chelsea.More >>
    Crystal Palace and Huddersfield boost their hopes of staying in the English Premier League with wins after Southampton squanders a two-goal lead to lose 3-2 to Chelsea.More >>
  • Oklahoma President Boren has minor stroke at Stoops ceremony

    Oklahoma President Boren has minor stroke at Stoops ceremony

    Saturday, April 14 2018 7:41 PM EDT2018-04-14 23:41:13 GMT
    (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki). David Boren, president of the University of Oklahoma, is taken away by medical personnel and security during the unveiling of a statue of former head football coach Bob Stoops in Norman, Okla., Saturday, April 14, 2018.(AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki). David Boren, president of the University of Oklahoma, is taken away by medical personnel and security during the unveiling of a statue of former head football coach Bob Stoops in Norman, Okla., Saturday, April 14, 2018.
    Oklahoma president Boren leaves Stoops ceremony on stretcher.More >>
    Oklahoma president Boren leaves Stoops ceremony on stretcher.More >>
  • Newgarden hopes lessons learned pay off at Long Beach

    Newgarden hopes lessons learned pay off at Long Beach

    Saturday, April 14 2018 7:40 PM EDT2018-04-14 23:40:15 GMT
    Josef Newgarden has not had much luck racing on the streets of Long Beach but believes he's due for something good to happen in the storied event.More >>
    Josef Newgarden has not had much luck racing on the streets of Long Beach but believes he's due for something good to happen in the storied event.More >>
  • Tiger Roll wins Grand National in photo finish

    Tiger Roll wins Grand National in photo finish

    Saturday, April 14 2018 6:28 PM EDT2018-04-14 22:28:41 GMT
    Tiger Roll won the Grand National Steeplechase in a photo finish over Pleasant Company in one of the closest races in years at Aintree.More >>
    Tiger Roll won the Grand National Steeplechase in a photo finish over Pleasant Company in one of the closest races in years at Aintree.More >>
  • Qatar wants FIFA talks on logistics of a 48-team World Cup

    Qatar wants FIFA talks on logistics of a 48-team World Cup

    Saturday, April 14 2018 6:19 PM EDT2018-04-14 22:19:08 GMT
    (AP Photo/Martin Ruggiero). FIFA President Gianni Infantino speaks during the annual conference of the South American Football Confederation, CONMEBOL, in Buenos Aires, Argentina, Thursday, April 12, 2018. The governing body of South American soccer ha...(AP Photo/Martin Ruggiero). FIFA President Gianni Infantino speaks during the annual conference of the South American Football Confederation, CONMEBOL, in Buenos Aires, Argentina, Thursday, April 12, 2018. The governing body of South American soccer ha...
    Qatar wants talks with FIFA to discuss the logistics of increasing the 2022 World Cup to 48 teams.More >>
    Qatar wants talks with FIFA to discuss the logistics of increasing the 2022 World Cup to 48 teams.More >>
  • Inter draws at Atalanta 0-0 in Serie A, hurting CL hopes

    Inter draws at Atalanta 0-0 in Serie A, hurting CL hopes

    Saturday, April 14 2018 6:17 PM EDT2018-04-14 22:17:59 GMT
    (Fabio Murru/ANSA via AP). Cagliari's Leonardo Pavoletti, left, celebrates after scoring during the Serie A soccer match between Udinese and Cagliari, at the Sardegna Arena in Cagliari, Italy, Saturday, April 14, 2018.(Fabio Murru/ANSA via AP). Cagliari's Leonardo Pavoletti, left, celebrates after scoring during the Serie A soccer match between Udinese and Cagliari, at the Sardegna Arena in Cagliari, Italy, Saturday, April 14, 2018.
    Cagliari comes from behind to beat Udinese 2-1 and inch further away from the bottom three on a crucial day in the battle to avoid relegation from Serie A.More >>
    Cagliari comes from behind to beat Udinese 2-1 and inch further away from the bottom three on a crucial day in the battle to avoid relegation from Serie A.More >>
  • Stand by your man: Flyers, Caps riding same goaltenders

    Stand by your man: Flyers, Caps riding same goaltenders

    Saturday, April 14 2018 6:01 PM EDT2018-04-14 22:01:01 GMT
    (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar). Philadelphia Flyers goaltender Brian Elliott blocks a shot during the first period in Game 2 of an NHL first-round hockey playoff series against the Pittsburgh Penguins in Pittsburgh, Friday, April 13, 2018.(AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar). Philadelphia Flyers goaltender Brian Elliott blocks a shot during the first period in Game 2 of an NHL first-round hockey playoff series against the Pittsburgh Penguins in Pittsburgh, Friday, April 13, 2018.
    After the Flyers stuck with goaltender Brian Elliott and tied their series with the Penguins, the Capitals are going back to Philipp Grubauer for Game 2 against the Blue Jackets.More >>
    After the Flyers stuck with goaltender Brian Elliott and tied their series with the Penguins, the Capitals are going back to Philipp Grubauer for Game 2 against the Blue Jackets.More >>
  • Barcelona unbeaten in record 39 straight La Liga games

    Barcelona unbeaten in record 39 straight La Liga games

    Saturday, April 14 2018 5:51 PM EDT2018-04-14 21:51:53 GMT
    (AP Photo/Manu Fernandez). FC Barcelona's Luis Suarez celebrates after scoring during the Spanish La Liga soccer match between FC Barcelona and Valencia at the Camp Nou stadium in Barcelona, Spain, Saturday, April 14, 2018.(AP Photo/Manu Fernandez). FC Barcelona's Luis Suarez celebrates after scoring during the Spanish La Liga soccer match between FC Barcelona and Valencia at the Camp Nou stadium in Barcelona, Spain, Saturday, April 14, 2018.
    Barcelona set a Spanish league record of 39 consecutive games unbeaten after defeating Valencia 2-1 as it tries to rebound from its Champions League exit.More >>
    Barcelona set a Spanish league record of 39 consecutive games unbeaten after defeating Valencia 2-1 as it tries to rebound from its Champions League exit.More >>
  • City recovers from setbacks to beat Spurs, on brink of title

    City recovers from setbacks to beat Spurs, on brink of title

    Saturday, April 14 2018 5:48 PM EDT2018-04-14 21:48:21 GMT
    (AP Photo/Frank Augstein). Manchester City's Raheem Sterling, right, celebrates with team mates after scoring his sides third goal during the English Premier League soccer match between Tottenham Hotspur and Manchester City at Wembley stadium in London...(AP Photo/Frank Augstein). Manchester City's Raheem Sterling, right, celebrates with team mates after scoring his sides third goal during the English Premier League soccer match between Tottenham Hotspur and Manchester City at Wembley stadium in London...
    Manchester City recovered from a troubled period to put one hand on the English Premier League title with a 3-1 win at Tottenham.More >>
    Manchester City recovered from a troubled period to put one hand on the English Premier League title with a 3-1 win at Tottenham.More >>
  • In-form Depay stars again as 3rd-place Lyon beats Amiens 3-0

    In-form Depay stars again as 3rd-place Lyon beats Amiens 3-0

    Saturday, April 14 2018 5:07 PM EDT2018-04-14 21:07:10 GMT
    The irrepressible Memphis Depay stars again as third-place Lyon wins at home to Amiens 3-0 to secure a fifth straight French league win.More >>
    The irrepressible Memphis Depay stars again as third-place Lyon wins at home to Amiens 3-0 to secure a fifth straight French league win.More >>
  • Arenado begins serving 5-game suspension on Saturday

    Arenado begins serving 5-game suspension on Saturday

    Saturday, April 14 2018 5:04 PM EDT2018-04-14 21:04:37 GMT
    Colorado 3B Nolan Arenado has dropped his appeal and will begin serving his five-game suspension from Major League Baseball on Saturday in Washington.More >>
    Colorado 3B Nolan Arenado has dropped his appeal and will begin serving his five-game suspension from Major League Baseball on Saturday in Washington.More >>
  • Salah nets 40th of season in Liverpool win vs Bournemouth

    Salah nets 40th of season in Liverpool win vs Bournemouth

    Saturday, April 14 2018 4:06 PM EDT2018-04-14 20:06:06 GMT
    (Anthony Devlin/PA via AP). Liverpool's Mohamed Salah celebrates scoring his side's second goal of the game during the English Premier League soccer match between Liverpool and Bournemouth at Anfield, Liverpool, England. Saturday April 14, 2018.(Anthony Devlin/PA via AP). Liverpool's Mohamed Salah celebrates scoring his side's second goal of the game during the English Premier League soccer match between Liverpool and Bournemouth at Anfield, Liverpool, England. Saturday April 14, 2018.
    Mohamed Salah became the third Liverpool player in history to score 40 goals in a single season by netting once again in a 3-0 win over Bournemouth.More >>
    Mohamed Salah became the third Liverpool player in history to score 40 goals in a single season by netting once again in a 3-0 win over Bournemouth.More >>
  • Burnley edges closer to Europa League qualification

    Burnley edges closer to Europa League qualification

    Saturday, April 14 2018 3:56 PM EDT2018-04-14 19:56:28 GMT
    (Dave Thompson/PA via AP). Burnley's Chris Wood, right, celebrates scoring his side's first goal of the game with team mate Ashley Barnes during the English Premier League soccer match between Burnley and Leicester City at Turf Moor stadium, Burnley, E...(Dave Thompson/PA via AP). Burnley's Chris Wood, right, celebrates scoring his side's first goal of the game with team mate Ashley Barnes during the English Premier League soccer match between Burnley and Leicester City at Turf Moor stadium, Burnley, E...
    Burnley started the English Premier League as one of the favorites for relegation and will likely finish it with a place in the Europa League.More >>
    Burnley started the English Premier League as one of the favorites for relegation and will likely finish it with a place in the Europa League.More >>
  • LEADING OFF: Cobb to make Orioles debut at Fenway Park

    LEADING OFF: Cobb to make Orioles debut at Fenway Park

    Saturday, April 14 2018 3:52 PM EDT2018-04-14 19:52:44 GMT
    (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio). New York Yankees starting pitcher Masahiro Tanaka is seen in the dugout during the eighth inning of a baseball game against the Detroit Tigers, Friday, April 13, 2018, in Detroit.(AP Photo/Carlos Osorio). New York Yankees starting pitcher Masahiro Tanaka is seen in the dugout during the eighth inning of a baseball game against the Detroit Tigers, Friday, April 13, 2018, in Detroit.
    LEADING OFF: Alex Cobb to make Orioles debut at Fenway Park vs 11-2 Red Sox; Blue Jays without Donaldson for a while; MLB-leading Mets, minus 2 catchers, go for 10th straight win.More >>
    LEADING OFF: Alex Cobb to make Orioles debut at Fenway Park vs 11-2 Red Sox; Blue Jays without Donaldson for a while; MLB-leading Mets, minus 2 catchers, go for 10th straight win.More >>
  • Nunez hits 3-run HR, Red Sox top Orioles 7-3 for 11-2 start

    Nunez hits 3-run HR, Red Sox top Orioles 7-3 for 11-2 start

    Saturday, April 14 2018 2:03 PM EDT2018-04-14 18:03:33 GMT
    (AP Photo/Charles Krupa). Boston Red Sox's Mitch Moreland leaps to slide as he scores on a wild pitch by Baltimore Orioles' pitcher Mike Wright Jr. during the sixth inning of a baseball game at Fenway Park in Boston, Friday, April 13, 2018.(AP Photo/Charles Krupa). Boston Red Sox's Mitch Moreland leaps to slide as he scores on a wild pitch by Baltimore Orioles' pitcher Mike Wright Jr. during the sixth inning of a baseball game at Fenway Park in Boston, Friday, April 13, 2018.
    Eduardo Nunez hit a three-run homer, Eduardo Rodriguez struck out eight over six stingy innings and the Boston Red Sox equaled their best start in 100 years with a 7-3 win over the Baltimore Orioles.More >>
    Eduardo Nunez hit a three-run homer, Eduardo Rodriguez struck out eight over six stingy innings and the Boston Red Sox equaled their best start in 100 years with a 7-3 win over the Baltimore Orioles.More >>
  • Cowboys release Dez Bryant, look to catch salary-cap relief

    Cowboys release Dez Bryant, look to catch salary-cap relief

    Saturday, April 14 2018 2:03 PM EDT2018-04-14 18:03:29 GMT
    The Dallas Cowboys have released Dez Bryant, deciding salary cap relief with the star receiver's declining production outweighs the risk of him returning to All-Pro form with another team.More >>
    The Dallas Cowboys have released Dez Bryant, deciding salary cap relief with the star receiver's declining production outweighs the risk of him returning to All-Pro form with another team.More >>
  • Frazier homers twice, Mets top Brewers 6-5 to win 9th in row

    Frazier homers twice, Mets top Brewers 6-5 to win 9th in row

    Saturday, April 14 2018 2:03 PM EDT2018-04-14 18:03:25 GMT
    (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II). New York Mets third baseman Todd Frazier (21) celebrates after tagging out Milwaukee Brewers' Lorenzo Cain (6) at third base on a throw from left fielder Yoenis Cespedes during the seventh inning of a baseball game Friday,...(AP Photo/Frank Franklin II). New York Mets third baseman Todd Frazier (21) celebrates after tagging out Milwaukee Brewers' Lorenzo Cain (6) at third base on a throw from left fielder Yoenis Cespedes during the seventh inning of a baseball game Friday,...
    Todd Frazier homers twice as New York Mets top Milwaukee Brewers 6-5 for 9th straight win.More >>
    Todd Frazier homers twice as New York Mets top Milwaukee Brewers 6-5 for 9th straight win.More >>
  • Descalso drives in 4 runs in Arizona's 8-7 win over Dodgers

    Descalso drives in 4 runs in Arizona's 8-7 win over Dodgers

    Saturday, April 14 2018 2:01 PM EDT2018-04-14 18:01:38 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong). Arizona Diamondbacks' Daniel Descalso, center, is congratulated in the dugout for his two-run home run during the seventh inning of the team's baseball game against the Los Angeles Dodgers, Friday, April 13, 2018, in Los Angeles.(AP Photo/Jae C. Hong). Arizona Diamondbacks' Daniel Descalso, center, is congratulated in the dugout for his two-run home run during the seventh inning of the team's baseball game against the Los Angeles Dodgers, Friday, April 13, 2018, in Los Angeles.
    Daniel Descalso homered and drove in four runs, and the Arizona Diamondbacks held off the Los Angeles Dodgers 8-7 for their 10th straight regular-season victory over their NL West rival.More >>
    Daniel Descalso homered and drove in four runs, and the Arizona Diamondbacks held off the Los Angeles Dodgers 8-7 for their 10th straight regular-season victory over their NL West rival.More >>
  • Flyers beat Penguins 5-1 in Game 2 to tie series

    Flyers beat Penguins 5-1 in Game 2 to tie series

    Saturday, April 14 2018 2:01 PM EDT2018-04-14 18:01:13 GMT
    (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar). Philadelphia Flyers' Shayne Gostisbehere (53) celebrates his goal with Claude Giroux (28) during the first period in Game 2 of an NHL first-round hockey playoff series against the Pittsburgh Penguins in Pittsburgh, Friday, Ap...(AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar). Philadelphia Flyers' Shayne Gostisbehere (53) celebrates his goal with Claude Giroux (28) during the first period in Game 2 of an NHL first-round hockey playoff series against the Pittsburgh Penguins in Pittsburgh, Friday, Ap...
    Sean Couturier had a goal and two assists, Brian Elliott stopped 34 shots and the Philadelphia Flyers cooled off the Pittsburgh Penguins 5-1 to even the first-round series at a game apiece.More >>
    Sean Couturier had a goal and two assists, Brian Elliott stopped 34 shots and the Philadelphia Flyers cooled off the Pittsburgh Penguins 5-1 to even the first-round series at a game apiece.More >>
  • Haula's goal in 2nd OT gives Vegas 2-1 win over Kings

    Haula's goal in 2nd OT gives Vegas 2-1 win over Kings

    Saturday, April 14 2018 2:01 PM EDT2018-04-14 18:01:04 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Locher). Vegas Golden Knights left wing Erik Haula (56) scores the game winning goal against Los Angeles Kings goaltender Jonathan Quick during the second overtime of Game 2 of an NHL hockey first-round playoff series, Friday, April 13, ...(AP Photo/John Locher). Vegas Golden Knights left wing Erik Haula (56) scores the game winning goal against Los Angeles Kings goaltender Jonathan Quick during the second overtime of Game 2 of an NHL hockey first-round playoff series, Friday, April 13, ...
    Erik Haula's goal in double overtime gave the Vegas Golden Knights a 2-1 victory over the Los Angeles Kings for a 2-0 lead in their first-round playoff series.More >>
    Erik Haula's goal in double overtime gave the Vegas Golden Knights a 2-1 victory over the Los Angeles Kings for a 2-0 lead in their first-round playoff series.More >>
  • Swansea grabs draw against Everton to boost survival hopes

    Swansea grabs draw against Everton to boost survival hopes

    Saturday, April 14 2018 1:46 PM EDT2018-04-14 17:46:02 GMT
    (Nick Potts/PA via AP). Swansea City's Luciano Narsingh, left, and Everton's Michael Keane battle for the ball during their English Premier League occer match at the Liberty Stadium, Swansea, Wales, Saturday, April 14, 2018.(Nick Potts/PA via AP). Swansea City's Luciano Narsingh, left, and Everton's Michael Keane battle for the ball during their English Premier League occer match at the Liberty Stadium, Swansea, Wales, Saturday, April 14, 2018.
    Jordan Ayew boosted Swansea's fight for English Premier League survival by grabbing a 1-1 draw against Everton on Saturday.More >>
    Jordan Ayew boosted Swansea's fight for English Premier League survival by grabbing a 1-1 draw against Everton on Saturday.More >>
  • Landry signs $75 million contract extension with Browns

    Landry signs $75 million contract extension with Browns

    Saturday, April 14 2018 1:43 PM EDT2018-04-14 17:43:34 GMT
    (Joshua Gunter/The Plain Dealer via AP, File). FILE - In this March 15, 2018, file photo, Cleveland Browns' Jarvis Landry speaks at an NFL football press conference in Berea, Ohio. A person familiar with the negotiations says the Browns are close to fi...(Joshua Gunter/The Plain Dealer via AP, File). FILE - In this March 15, 2018, file photo, Cleveland Browns' Jarvis Landry speaks at an NFL football press conference in Berea, Ohio. A person familiar with the negotiations says the Browns are close to fi...
    Browns sign wide receiver Jarvis Landry to five-year, $75 million contract extension.More >>
    Browns sign wide receiver Jarvis Landry to five-year, $75 million contract extension.More >>
  • Ohtani's electrifying start to MLB career a big hit in Japan

    Ohtani's electrifying start to MLB career a big hit in Japan

    Saturday, April 14 2018 12:25 PM EDT2018-04-14 16:25:20 GMT
    (AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko). In this April 4, 2018 photo, pedestrians in Tokyo watch a TV showing the live broadcasting of Los Angeles Angels' Shohei Ohtani, of Japan, gets ready to bat during a baseball game against the Cleveland Indians. Shohei Ohtani'...(AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko). In this April 4, 2018 photo, pedestrians in Tokyo watch a TV showing the live broadcasting of Los Angeles Angels' Shohei Ohtani, of Japan, gets ready to bat during a baseball game against the Cleveland Indians. Shohei Ohtani'...
    Ohtani's electrifying start to MLB career a big hit in Japan where his games are shown live in the morning by national broadcaster NHK.More >>
    Ohtani's electrifying start to MLB career a big hit in Japan where his games are shown live in the morning by national broadcaster NHK.More >>
  • In a thriving NBA, tanking is the problem Silver can't solve

    In a thriving NBA, tanking is the problem Silver can't solve

    Saturday, April 14 2018 12:25 PM EDT2018-04-14 16:25:05 GMT
    Adam Silver still can't stop tanking.More >>
    Adam Silver still can't stop tanking.More >>
  • Zaha scores 2, Palace beats Brighton 3-2 in EPL

    Zaha scores 2, Palace beats Brighton 3-2 in EPL

    Saturday, April 14 2018 12:24 PM EDT2018-04-14 16:24:48 GMT
    (Steven Paston/PA via AP). Crystal Palace's Wilfried Zaha celebrates scoring his side's third goal of the game during the English Premier League soccer match between Crystal Palace and Brighton and Hove Albion at Selhurst Park London, England. Saturday...(Steven Paston/PA via AP). Crystal Palace's Wilfried Zaha celebrates scoring his side's third goal of the game during the English Premier League soccer match between Crystal Palace and Brighton and Hove Albion at Selhurst Park London, England. Saturday...
    Wilfried Zaha has scored twice as Crystal Palace has beaten local rival Brighton 3-2 and moved six points clear of the English Premier League relegation zone.More >>
    Wilfried Zaha has scored twice as Crystal Palace has beaten local rival Brighton 3-2 and moved six points clear of the English Premier League relegation zone.More >>
  • Giroud leads Chelsea fightback in 3-2 win at Southampton

    Giroud leads Chelsea fightback in 3-2 win at Southampton

    Saturday, April 14 2018 11:36 AM EDT2018-04-14 15:36:01 GMT
    (Adam Davy/PA via AP). Chelsea's Olivier Giroud celebrates scoring his side's first goal of the game  during their English Premier League soccer match against Southampton at St Mary's Stadium, Southampton, England, Saturday, April 14, 2018.(Adam Davy/PA via AP). Chelsea's Olivier Giroud celebrates scoring his side's first goal of the game during their English Premier League soccer match against Southampton at St Mary's Stadium, Southampton, England, Saturday, April 14, 2018.
    Chelsea scored three goals in eight minutes in a stirring comeback from 2-0 down to beat Southampton 3-2 in the English Premier League.More >>
    Chelsea scored three goals in eight minutes in a stirring comeback from 2-0 down to beat Southampton 3-2 in the English Premier League.More >>
  • AP investigation: Doctors keep licenses despite sex abuse

    AP investigation: Doctors keep licenses despite sex abuse

    Saturday, April 14 2018 11:28 AM EDT2018-04-14 15:28:43 GMT
    (Conway Police Department via AP). In this image provided by the Conway (Ark.) Police Department, Robert Rook is seen in this June 3, 2016, photo. An Associated Press investigation finds that even as Hollywood moguls, elite journalists and politicians ...(Conway Police Department via AP). In this image provided by the Conway (Ark.) Police Department, Robert Rook is seen in this June 3, 2016, photo. An Associated Press investigation finds that even as Hollywood moguls, elite journalists and politicians ...
    An Associated Press investigation finds that even as Hollywood moguls, elite journalists and politicians have been pushed out of their jobs or resigned amid allegations of sexual misconduct, the world of medicine...More >>
    An Associated Press investigation finds that even as Hollywood moguls, elite journalists and politicians have been pushed out of their jobs or resigned amid allegations of sexual misconduct, the world of medicine is more forgiving.More >>
  • DeChambeau shoots career-best 64 to take Harbour Town lead

    DeChambeau shoots career-best 64 to take Harbour Town lead

    Saturday, April 14 2018 4:16 AM EDT2018-04-14 08:16:19 GMT
    Bryson DeChambeau shot a career-best 7-under 64 to take a one-shot into the weekend at the RBC Heritage Classic.More >>
    Bryson DeChambeau shot a career-best 7-under 64 to take a one-shot into the weekend at the RBC Heritage Classic.More >>
  • Trainer Freddie Roach "hurt" after split from Manny Pacquiao

    Trainer Freddie Roach "hurt" after split from Manny Pacquiao

    Saturday, April 14 2018 2:58 AM EDT2018-04-14 06:58:29 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Locher, File). FILE - In this May 2, 2015, file photo, trainer Freddie Roach, left, listens as Manny Pacquiao answers reporter questions during a news conference following Pacquiao's welterweight title fight in Las Vegas. Pacquiao and Ro...(AP Photo/John Locher, File). FILE - In this May 2, 2015, file photo, trainer Freddie Roach, left, listens as Manny Pacquiao answers reporter questions during a news conference following Pacquiao's welterweight title fight in Las Vegas. Pacquiao and Ro...
    Manny Pacquiao and trainer Freddie Roach say their 16-year partnership has ended.More >>
    Manny Pacquiao and trainer Freddie Roach say their 16-year partnership has ended.More >>
  • Pujols homers, drives in 3 as Angels top Royals 5-4

    Pujols homers, drives in 3 as Angels top Royals 5-4

    Saturday, April 14 2018 2:09 AM EDT2018-04-14 06:09:52 GMT
    (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel). Los Angeles Angels' Ian Kinsler (3) and Albert Pujols (5) walk back to the dugout after scoring on Pujols' two-run home run during the third inning of a baseball game against the Kansas City Royals, Friday, April 13, 2018, in...(AP Photo/Charlie Riedel). Los Angeles Angels' Ian Kinsler (3) and Albert Pujols (5) walk back to the dugout after scoring on Pujols' two-run home run during the third inning of a baseball game against the Kansas City Royals, Friday, April 13, 2018, in...
    Albert Pujols homered and drove in three runs, Ian Kinsler had three hits and a sacrifice fly that scored Shohei Ohtani with the go-ahead run in the eighth inning and the Los Angeles Angels rallied to beat the...More >>
    Albert Pujols homered and drove in three runs, Ian Kinsler had three hits and a sacrifice fly that scored Shohei Ohtani with the go-ahead run in the eighth inning and the Los Angeles Angels rallied to beat the Kansas City Royals 5-4.More >>
  • Ken Hitchcock, 3rd in NHL wins, retiring after 22 years

    Ken Hitchcock, 3rd in NHL wins, retiring after 22 years

    Saturday, April 14 2018 1:16 AM EDT2018-04-14 05:16:50 GMT
    Dallas Stars coach Ken Hitchcock is retiring, ending a 22-year career as the third-winningest coach in NHL history.More >>
    Dallas Stars coach Ken Hitchcock is retiring, ending a 22-year career as the third-winningest coach in NHL history.More >>
  • NCAA approves rule aimed at decreasing kickoff returns

    NCAA approves rule aimed at decreasing kickoff returns

    Friday, April 13 2018 11:47 PM EDT2018-04-14 03:47:26 GMT
    A fair catch on a kickoff received inside the 25-yard line will result in a touchback next season after a proposed rule change was approved by the NCAA Playing Rules Oversight Panel.More >>
    A fair catch on a kickoff received inside the 25-yard line will result in a touchback next season after a proposed rule change was approved by the NCAA Playing Rules Oversight Panel.More >>
  • Robert Wickens an instant fit in new IndyCar job

    Robert Wickens an instant fit in new IndyCar job

    Friday, April 13 2018 11:19 PM EDT2018-04-14 03:19:27 GMT
    (Gabrellia Angotti-Jones/Tampa Bay Times via AP, File). FILE - In this March 10, 2018, file photo, Robert Wickens poses next to his pole-position sticker on his car after taking the pole in qualifying for the in St. Petersburg, Fla. IndyCar auto race. ...(Gabrellia Angotti-Jones/Tampa Bay Times via AP, File). FILE - In this March 10, 2018, file photo, Robert Wickens poses next to his pole-position sticker on his car after taking the pole in qualifying for the in St. Petersburg, Fla. IndyCar auto race. ...
    James Hinchcliffe lobbied hard for his childhood friend from Canada to become his new teammate.More >>
    James Hinchcliffe lobbied hard for his childhood friend from Canada to become his new teammate.More >>
  • Hornets fire coach Steve Clifford after 5 seasons

    Hornets fire coach Steve Clifford after 5 seasons

    Friday, April 13 2018 10:59 PM EDT2018-04-14 02:59:35 GMT
    Hornets fire coach Steve Clifford after team fails to reach playoffs for 3rd time in 4 seasons.More >>
    Hornets fire coach Steve Clifford after team fails to reach playoffs for 3rd time in 4 seasons.More >>
  • Wrong Birdie: Kraft hits a bird in flight at RBC Heritage

    Wrong Birdie: Kraft hits a bird in flight at RBC Heritage

    Friday, April 13 2018 10:40 PM EDT2018-04-14 02:40:54 GMT
    Kelly Kraft was grinding to stay alive at the RBC Heritage when he got a birdie, just not the right kind.More >>
    Kelly Kraft was grinding to stay alive at the RBC Heritage when he got a birdie, just not the right kind.More >>
  • BasketballMore>>

  • The Latest: Spurs GM says Popovich overwhelmed by support

    The Latest: Spurs GM says Popovich overwhelmed by support

    Thursday, April 19 2018 12:56 PM EDT2018-04-19 16:56:16 GMT
    (Ezra Shaw/Pool Photo via AP). San Antonio Spurs' Rudy Gay scores against the Golden State Warriors during the first half in Game 2 of a first-round NBA basketball playoff series, Monday, April 16, 2018, in Oakland, Calif. Golden State won 116-101.(Ezra Shaw/Pool Photo via AP). San Antonio Spurs' Rudy Gay scores against the Golden State Warriors during the first half in Game 2 of a first-round NBA basketball playoff series, Monday, April 16, 2018, in Oakland, Calif. Golden State won 116-101.
    The San Antonio Spurs say Greg Popovich will not coach the team at home Thursday night in Game 3 of their first-round playoff series against Golden State following the death of his wife.More >>
    The San Antonio Spurs say Greg Popovich will not coach the team at home Thursday night in Game 3 of their first-round playoff series against Golden State following the death of his wife.More >>
  • NBA mourns death of Gregg Popovich's wife

    NBA mourns death of Gregg Popovich's wife

    Thursday, April 19 2018 12:47 PM EDT2018-04-19 16:47:18 GMT
    (AP Photo/Nick Wass, File). FILE - In this March 27, 2018, file photo, San Antonio Spurs head coach Gregg Popovich watches during the first half of an NBA basketball game against the Washington Wizards, in Washington.  The wife of Spurs coach Gregg Pop...(AP Photo/Nick Wass, File). FILE - In this March 27, 2018, file photo, San Antonio Spurs head coach Gregg Popovich watches during the first half of an NBA basketball game against the Washington Wizards, in Washington. The wife of Spurs coach Gregg Pop...
    The wife of San Antonio Spurs coach Gregg Popovich has died.More >>
    The wife of San Antonio Spurs coach Gregg Popovich has died.More >>
  • 76ers center Joel Embiid doubtful for Game 3 against Heat

    76ers center Joel Embiid doubtful for Game 3 against Heat

    Thursday, April 19 2018 12:47 PM EDT2018-04-19 16:47:13 GMT
    (AP Photo/Chris Szagola). Philadelphia 76ers' Joel Embiid wears mask while warming up for the team's NBA basketball game against the Milwaukee Bucks, Wednesday, April 11, 2018, in Philadelphia.(AP Photo/Chris Szagola). Philadelphia 76ers' Joel Embiid wears mask while warming up for the team's NBA basketball game against the Milwaukee Bucks, Wednesday, April 11, 2018, in Philadelphia.
    Joel Embiid remains listed as doubtful by Philadelphia for Game 3 of the 76ers' Eastern Conference playoff series at Miami.More >>
    Joel Embiid remains listed as doubtful by Philadelphia for Game 3 of the 76ers' Eastern Conference playoff series at Miami.More >>
  • HockeyMore>>

  • 'Seinfeld' actor shows up at Devils game with face painted

    'Seinfeld' actor shows up at Devils game with face painted

    Thursday, April 19 2018 12:54 PM EDT2018-04-19 16:54:06 GMT
    (AP Photo/Julio Cortez). Patrick Warburton, the actor who played David Puddy on "Seinfeld" and wore makeup supporting the New Jersey Devils during an episode of the show, gestures at the end of Game 4 of an NHL first-round hockey playoff series between...(AP Photo/Julio Cortez). Patrick Warburton, the actor who played David Puddy on "Seinfeld" and wore makeup supporting the New Jersey Devils during an episode of the show, gestures at the end of Game 4 of an NHL first-round hockey playoff series between...
    Life imitated art at the Stanley Cup playoffs as the actor who played Puddy on the TV sitcom "Seinfeld" showed up at the game with his face painted as a New Jersey Devils fan.More >>
    Life imitated art at the Stanley Cup playoffs as the actor who played Puddy on the TV sitcom "Seinfeld" showed up at the game with his face painted as a New Jersey Devils fan.More >>
  • Sharks ride depth, Jones to first-round sweep of Ducks

    Sharks ride depth, Jones to first-round sweep of Ducks

    Thursday, April 19 2018 12:47 PM EDT2018-04-19 16:47:11 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu). San Jose Sharks center Tomas Hertl, from the Czech Republic, reacts after scoring a goal against the Anaheim Ducks during the third period of Game 4 of an NHL hockey first-round playoff series in San Jose, Calif., Wednesday, April...(AP Photo/Jeff Chiu). San Jose Sharks center Tomas Hertl, from the Czech Republic, reacts after scoring a goal against the Anaheim Ducks during the third period of Game 4 of an NHL hockey first-round playoff series in San Jose, Calif., Wednesday, April...
    Very little separated San Jose and Anaheim in the regular season, with the Ducks edging out the Sharks by one point for second place in the Pacific Division.More >>
    Very little separated San Jose and Anaheim in the regular season, with the Ducks edging out the Sharks by one point for second place in the Pacific Division.More >>
  • Crosby leads Penguins past Flyers for 3-1 lead in playoffs

    Crosby leads Penguins past Flyers for 3-1 lead in playoffs

    Thursday, April 19 2018 10:48 AM EDT2018-04-19 14:48:36 GMT
    (AP Photo/Tom Mihalek). Pittsburgh Penguins' Carl Hagelin, left, skates away with the puck as Philadelphia Flyers' Scott Laughton, center, and Michbael Raffl, right, watch during the second period in Game 4 of an NHL first-round hockey playoff series W...(AP Photo/Tom Mihalek). Pittsburgh Penguins' Carl Hagelin, left, skates away with the puck as Philadelphia Flyers' Scott Laughton, center, and Michbael Raffl, right, watch during the second period in Game 4 of an NHL first-round hockey playoff series W...
    Sidney Crosby scored his fifth goal of the series and became the Pittsburgh Penguins' career postseason points leader in a 5-0 win over the Philadelphia Flyers.More >>
    Sidney Crosby scored his fifth goal of the series and became the Pittsburgh Penguins' career postseason points leader in a 5-0 win over the Philadelphia Flyers.More >>
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