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Indianapolis council backs Pacers arena $300M subsidy plan

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — City officials in Indianapolis are signing off on a deal for nearly $300 million in public subsidies [...]

  • NBA
Jul 17, 6:44 PM EDT

Celtics’ Stevens on board with lookalike candidate Buttigieg

BOSTON (AP) — If this basketball thing doesn’t work out for Brad Stevens, he already has a backup plan in [...]

  • NBA
Jul 17, 6:44 PM EDT

Suns re-sign forward Kelly Oubre Jr.

PHOENIX (AP) — Forward Kelly Oubre Jr. re-signed with the Phoenix Suns on Tuesday. The team said it was a [...]

  • NBA
Jul 17, 6:44 PM EDT

Bucks sign Thanasis Antetokounmpo, older brother of Giannis

MILWAUKEE (AP) — The Milwaukee Bucks announced Tuesday that they have signed free agent forward Thanasis Antetokounmpo, the older brother [...]

  • NBA
Jul 17, 6:44 PM EDT

Kemba Walker, Enes Kanter join Celtics

BOSTON (AP) — Enes Kanter took a playful swipe at him. Kemba Walker will try to replace him. Kyrie Irving [...]

  • NBA
Jul 17, 6:44 PM EDT

Kings sign free agent F Richaun Holmes

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — The Sacramento Kings have signed free agent forward Richaun Holmes. General manager Vlade Divac announced the [...]

  • NBA
Jul 17, 6:44 PM EDT

Knicks finalize contracts with Marcus Morris, Reggie Bullock

NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Knicks have finalized contracts with Marcus Morris and Reggie Bullock, two of their [...]

  • NBA
Jul 17, 6:44 PM EDT

Simmons, 76ers agree to $170 million, 5-year deal

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Philadelphia 76ers and All-Star guard Ben Simmons have agreed to a $170 million, five-year contract extension. [...]

  • NBA
Jul 17, 6:44 PM EDT

New Pelicans forward Ingram says he’s ‘close’ to normal

METAIRIE, La. (AP) — Pelicans forward Brandon Ingram says he’s “pretty close” to resuming normal workouts as he continues to [...]

  • NBA
Jul 17, 6:44 PM EDT

MVP Antetokounmpo gives baseball a shot at Yankee Stadium

NEW YORK (AP) — In hoops, Giannis Antetokounmpo is court royalty. But in baseball, he’s a complete rookie. In fact, [...]

  • NBA
Jul 16, 6:43 AM EDT

ACC media days wrap with always-uncertain Coastal Division

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The Atlantic Coast Conference concludes its preseason media days Thursday with a focus on the always [...]

  • NCAAFB
Jul 18, 6:46 AM EDT

SEC enjoying experiencing rare moment of coaching stability

HOOVER, Ala. (AP) — The Southeastern Conference is experiencing a rare moment of football stability: There are no new head [...]

  • NCAAFB
Jul 18, 6:46 AM EDT

AP Top 25 Podcast: In ACC, there is Clemson and uncertainty

Beyond Clemson, almost everything else about the Atlantic Coast Conference feels uncertain heading into this season. On the latest AP [...]

  • NCAAFB
Jul 17, 6:44 PM EDT

The Latest: Muschamp says this is his best Gamecocks team

HOOVER, Ala. (AP) — The Latest on SEC media days (all times local): 4:30 p.m. Will Muschamp believes this will [...]

  • NCAAFB
Jul 17, 6:44 PM EDT

Alabama QB says Tide learned ‘many lessons’ from title loss

HOOVER, Ala. (AP) — It’s easier for Alabama to be humble now. The Crimson Tide can thank Clemson for that, [...]

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Jul 17, 6:44 PM EDT

The Latest: Louisville looks to rebuild under Satterfield

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The Latest on ACC media days (all times local): 4:35 p.m. First-year coach Scott Satterfield says [...]

  • NCAAFB
Jul 17, 6:44 PM EDT

Arkansas, Mississippi State hope transfers boost QB play

HOOVER, Ala. (AP) — Two Southeastern Conference Western Division programs hope transfer quarterbacks can give them a boost in the [...]

  • NCAAFB
Jul 17, 6:44 PM EDT

Kansas to begin beer, wine sales at Memorial Stadium

LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — Kansas announced Wednesday that it will begin selling beer and wine at home football games this [...]

  • NCAAFB
Jul 17, 6:44 PM EDT

Missouri DE Williams pleads to misdemeanor, put on probation

COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — Missouri defensive end Tre Williams pleaded guilty to a misdemeanor and was sentenced to two years [...]

  • NCAAFB
Jul 17, 6:44 PM EDT

Early Clemson-Syracuse matchup looms large in ACC Atlantic

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The biggest obstacle standing between Clemson and a fifth straight Atlantic Coast Conference championship may be [...]

  • NCAAFB
Jul 17, 6:43 PM EDT

Rays-Yankees game postponed due to severe weather forecast

NEW YORK (AP) — Rain keeps interrupting the New York Yankees’ sunny season. The scheduled game between the Yankees and [...]

  • MLB
Jul 18, 6:47 AM EDT

LEADING OFF: Dodgers-Phillies play early after playing late

A look at what’s happening around the majors Thursday: BACK AT IT The Dodgers and Phillies are facing a tight [...]

  • MLB
Jul 18, 6:47 AM EDT

Padres’ Paddack loses no-hitter in 8th inning on Castro’s HR

MIAMI (AP) — Rookie right-hander Chris Paddack of the San Diego Padres lost his no-hit bid when the Miami Marlins’ [...]

  • MLB
Jul 18, 6:47 AM EDT

Ernie Broglio, 21-game winner traded for Lou Brock, dies

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Ernie Broglio, a 21-game winner in 1960 who is remembered most as the player traded by [...]

  • MLB
Jul 18, 6:47 AM EDT

White Sox put Jiménez on IL with nerve contusion in arm

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Chicago White Sox have placed rookie outfielder Eloy Jiménez on the 10-day injured list [...]

  • MLB
Jul 18, 6:47 AM EDT

Kluber throws off mound for 1st time since breaking arm

CLEVELAND (AP) — The Cleveland Indians say pitcher Corey Kluber threw a successful bullpen session at Progressive Field, the right-hander’s [...]

  • MLB
Jul 18, 6:47 AM EDT

Pumpsie Green, 1st black player on Boston Red Sox, dies

BOSTON (AP) — Former Boston Red Sox infielder Elijah “Pumpsie” Green, the first black player on the last major league [...]

  • MLB
Jul 18, 6:47 AM EDT

Angels pitcher Noé Ramirez suspended for 3 games

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Angels pitcher Noé Ramirez has been suspended for three games and fined an undisclosed amount for [...]

  • MLB
Jul 18, 6:47 AM EDT

Royals place Adalberto Mondesi on 10-day injured list

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Kansas City Royals placed shortstop Adalberto Mondesi on the 10-day injured list with a [...]

  • MLB
Jul 18, 6:47 AM EDT

Yankees get speedy OF Terrance Gore from Royals for cash

NEW YORK (AP) — Speedy outfielder Terrance Gore was traded to the New York Yankees by the Kansas City Royals [...]

  • MLB
Jul 18, 6:46 AM EDT

Former Auburn assistant basketball coach avoids prison

NEW YORK (AP) — Former Auburn University assistant basketball coach and NBA star Chuck Person’s lifelong generosity may have driven [...]

  • NCAAMB
Jul 17, 6:44 PM EDT

Florida lands ex-Cleveland State point guard Tyree Appleby

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Florida has landed a third transfer in the last three months by signing former Cleveland State [...]

  • NCAAMB
Jul 16, 6:43 PM EDT

Michigan adds Jay Smith to Juwan Howard’s basketball staff

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Michigan has hired Jay Smith to be on Juwan Howard’s basketball staff as director of [...]

  • NCAAMB
Jul 15, 6:44 PM EDT

Cleveland State fires coach Dennis Felton after 2 seasons

CLEVELAND (AP) — Dennis Felton’s stay at Cleveland State was short, and anything but sweet. Felton was fired Friday after [...]

  • NCAAMB
Jul 12, 6:45 PM EDT

Kentucky AD next to lead NCAA D1 men’s hoops committee

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Kentucky athletic director Mitch Barnhart has been selected to lead the NCAA Division I Men’s Basketball Committee. [...]

  • NCAAMB
Jul 12, 6:45 PM EDT

Iowa hoops lands guard Evelyn, Valparaiso grad transfer

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Valparaiso graduate transfer Bakari Evelyn has signed with Iowa to bolster the Hawkeyes’ perimeter game. [...]

  • NCAAMB
Jul 11, 6:44 PM EDT

Ex-Tennessee forward DJ Burns is transferring to Winthrop

ROCK HILL, S.C. (AP) — Former Tennessee forward DJ Burns is returning to his hometown to play for Winthrop. The [...]

  • NCAAMB
Jul 11, 6:44 PM EDT

UNC to return to old home at Carmichael for 1 game

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina’s men’s basketball team is returning to its old home court for one game. [...]

  • NCAAMB
Jul 11, 6:44 PM EDT

NCAA charges NC State with 4 men’s hoops violations

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The NCAA has charged North Carolina State with four violations, accusing a former assistant coach of [...]

  • NCAAMB
Jul 11, 6:43 AM EDT

Florida forward Stokes transfers after Blackshear arrives

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Florida power forward Isaiah Stokes, the younger brother of former Tennessee standout Jarnell Stokes, is transferring [...]

  • NCAAMB
Jul 04, 6:43 AM EDT

Cardinals cut OT Harrison after arrest warrant issued

TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — The Arizona Cardinals released tackle Desmond Harrison on Wednesday after police in North Carolina issued a [...]

  • NFL
Jul 17, 6:43 PM EDT

Broncos kick off NFL training camps with Sanders on board

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — The Denver Broncos are the first team in the NFL to kick off training camp Thursday, [...]

  • NFL
Jul 17, 6:43 PM EDT

Vikings backup RB Roc Thomas gets 3-game suspension

EAGAN, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota Vikings running back Roc Thomas has been suspended for the first three games of the [...]

  • NFL
Jul 17, 6:43 PM EDT

Falcons agree to 4-year, $57 million deal with Deion Jones

ATLANTA (AP) — The Atlanta Falcons have agreed to a four-year, $57 million contract extension with linebacker Deion Jones. The [...]

  • NFL
Jul 17, 6:43 PM EDT

Bengals guard Clint Boling retires after 8 seasons

CINCINNATI (AP) — Bengals left guard Clint Boling retired Monday after eight seasons in the NFL, citing medical concerns. The [...]

  • NFL
Jul 15, 6:43 PM EDT

Falcons agree to 4-year extension with Grady Jarrett

ATLANTA (AP) — The Atlanta Falcons have agreed to terms with defensive tackle Grady Jarrett on a four-year extension before [...]

  • NFL
Jul 15, 6:43 PM EDT

Redskins QB Alex Smith sheds leg brace 8 months after injury

ASHBURN, Va. (AP) — Washington Redskins quarterback Alex Smith has finally shed the massive brace on his right leg eight [...]

  • NFL
Jul 15, 6:43 PM EDT

Giants suspend S Kam Moore after domestic violence charges

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — The New York Giants suspended safety Kam Moore on Monday amid charges he punched a [...]

  • NFL
Jul 15, 6:43 PM EDT

Linebacker Morgan retires after 9 NFL seasons with Titans

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee defensive lineman Derrick Morgan says he’s retiring after playing nine NFL seasons for five head [...]

  • NFL
Jul 15, 6:43 PM EDT

Raiders sign free agent G Jonathan Cooper

ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) — The Oakland Raiders have signed free agent guard Jonathan Cooper. The team made the move Monday [...]

  • NFL
Jul 15, 6:43 PM EDT

How to bet NBA Totals

Sports bettors trying to beat Over/Unders for the first time often make the same type of mistake. Whatever the sport, [...]

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