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Trail Blazers’ cohesiveness helped them to conference finals

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The Portland Trail Blazers faced a number of challenges on the journey to their first Western [...]

  • NBA
May 22, 6:45 AM EDT

Williams hoping to give Suns some needed stability

PHOENIX (AP) — The Phoenix Suns have gone through coaches like tear-away racing visors, the count up to five in [...]

  • NBA
May 22, 6:45 AM EDT

Wolves turn to Saunders to help lead franchise modernization

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Three decades after their entry into the NBA, the Minnesota Timberwolves have deployed an aggressive plan to [...]

  • NBA
May 21, 6:43 PM EDT

Griffin touts new Pelicans hires as Davis decision looms

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Pelicans basketball operations chief David Griffin asserted Tuesday that luring new general manager Trajan Langdon away [...]

  • NBA
May 21, 6:43 PM EDT

Connelly eager to finish what he started with Nuggets

DENVER (AP) — The prospects of a return home to Washington were undeniably appealing to Tim Connelly. Not nearly as [...]

  • NBA
May 21, 6:43 PM EDT

Renaissance man: Beilein ready to breathe new life into Cavs

INDEPENDENCE, Ohio (AP) — High on a wall and across the courts from where John Beilein was sitting, the Cavaliers’ [...]

  • NBA
May 21, 6:43 PM EDT

A break, then NBA Finals: Warriors eager for some time off

And now, they wait. Again. The Golden State Warriors have gotten used to going to the NBA Finals, and their [...]

  • NBA
May 21, 6:43 AM EDT

Cavs hire former Grizzlies coach JB Bickerstaff

CLEVELAND (AP) — The Cavaliers have given new coach John Beilein a seasoned right-hand man. Former Grizzlies coach J.B. Bickerstaff [...]

  • NBA
May 20, 6:45 PM EDT

Timberwolves retain Ryan Saunders, 33, as head coach

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Minnesota Timberwolves have chosen Ryan Saunders as their full-fledged head coach — and the first millennial [...]

  • NBA
May 20, 6:45 PM EDT

Antetokounmpo funds basketball court in fire-ravaged Greece

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greek NBA star Giannis Antetokounmpo has agreed to fund the construction of an indoor basketball court [...]

  • NBA
May 20, 6:45 PM EDT

UCLA: Terry Donahue, retired football coach, has cancer

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Terry Donahue, the winningest football coach in UCLA and Pac-12 history, has been diagnosed with cancer. [...]

  • NCAAFB
May 22, 6:44 AM EDT

Retrial set for Texas teen charged with killing his parents

HOUSTON (AP) — A Texas teenager is set to be tried again on capital murder charges in the shooting deaths [...]

  • NCAAFB
May 21, 6:43 PM EDT

Mississippi State extends Moorhead’s contract through 2022

Mississippi State football coach Joe Moorhead has a little more job security now. The school announced Tuesday that he has [...]

  • NCAAFB
May 21, 6:43 PM EDT

Maryland snags ex-Virginia Tech QB Josh Jackson

COLLEGE PARK, Md. (AP) — Quarterback Josh Jackson, a star at Virginia Tech two seasons ago, has transferred to Maryland [...]

  • NCAAFB
May 21, 6:43 PM EDT

Illinois football star Bobby Roundtree has spinal surgery

CHAMPAIGN, Illinois (AP) — Illinois defensive end Bobby Roundtree severely injured his spine in a weekend swimming accident near his [...]

  • NCAAFB
May 20, 6:45 PM EDT

NFL Network to broadcast 10 Conference USA football games

DALLAS (AP) — The NFL Network and Conference USA have agreed to a four-year partnership that will put 10 Saturday [...]

  • NCAAFB
May 20, 6:45 PM EDT

3 generations of Harbaughs make 1st visit to Yankee Stadium

NEW YORK (AP) — Jim Harbaugh is in a New York sports state of mind this weekend. Michigan’s football coach [...]

  • NCAAFB
May 18, 6:42 AM EDT

Mississippi State adds Penn State transfer QB Tommy Stevens

STARKVILLE, Miss. (AP) — Mississippi State has added Penn State transfer quarterback Tommy Stevens to its football team. The 6-foot-5, [...]

  • NCAAFB
May 17, 6:44 PM EDT

Bob Schloredt, first 2-time MVP of Rose Bowl, dies at 79

SEATTLE (AP) — A College Football Hall of Fame member and the first two-time MVP of the Rose Bowl has [...]

  • NCAAFB
May 17, 6:55 AM EDT

TCU RB Sewo Olonilua arrested on drug possession charges

HUNTSVILLE, Texas (AP) — TCU running back Sewo Olonilua, who set a school bowl record with 194 yards rushing in [...]

  • NCAAFB
May 16, 6:43 PM EDT

Son of Roger Clemens charged with drunken driving

HOUSTON (AP) — The 30-year-old son of retired pitcher Roger Clemens has been arrested on a drunken driving charge. Officers [...]

  • MLB
May 22, 6:45 AM EDT

Uehara retires; Star on 2013 Red Sox World Series winner

TOKYO (AP) — Pitcher Koji Uehara, whose dominant season in relief helped the Boston Red Sox win the 2013 World [...]

  • MLB
May 22, 6:44 AM EDT

Houston’s Verlander has no-hitter broken up in 7th

HOUSTON (AP) — Justin Verlander of the Houston Astros had his no-hitter against the Chicago White Sox broken up with [...]

  • MLB
May 22, 6:44 AM EDT

Angels place Simmons on 10-day IL, Ohtani OK after scare

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — The Los Angeles Angels received equal bits of good and bad news Tuesday. Shohei Ottani was [...]

  • MLB
May 22, 6:44 AM EDT

Frazier 2 HRs, 5 RBIs carry Yankees past Orioles 11-4

BALTIMORE (AP) — The New York Yankees have climbed into first place in the AL East in spite of a [...]

  • MLB
May 22, 6:44 AM EDT

Diamondbacks place Flores on injured list, recall Vargas

SAN DIEGO (AP) — The Arizona Diamondbacks have placed infielder Wilmer Flores on the 10-day injured list with a bruised [...]

  • MLB
May 22, 6:44 AM EDT

LEADING OFF: Scherzer vs. deGrom, Hamels faces Phillies

A look at what’s happening around the majors today: CURTAIN UP! LIGHT THE LIGHTS! Max Scherzer, the 2016 and ’17 [...]

  • MLB
May 22, 6:44 AM EDT

Detroit’s Gardenhire ejected after 9th-inning reversal

DETROIT (AP) — Ron Gardenhire has been ejected from Detroit’s game against Miami on Tuesday night after the Tigers’ manager [...]

  • MLB
May 22, 6:44 AM EDT

Dodgers’ Urías reinstated from administrative leave

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Julio Urías was reinstated from administrative leave by Major League Baseball [...]

  • MLB
May 21, 6:43 PM EDT

Brewers’ Christian Yelich scratched due to back spasms

MILWAUKEE (AP) — NL MVP Christian Yelich was scratched from Milwaukee’s lineup against Cincinnati on Tuesday night because of back [...]

  • MLB
May 21, 6:43 PM EDT

Syracuse forward Oshae Brissett leaving for NBA

SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — Syracuse forward Oshae Brissett has decided to keep his name in the NBA draft and won’t [...]

  • NCAAMB
May 22, 6:45 AM EDT

Michigan’s Brazdeikis staying in draft

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Michigan’s Iggy Brazdeikis is staying in the NBA draft. The basketball program announced his decision [...]

  • NCAAMB
May 22, 6:45 AM EDT

Ex-Louisville coach Denny Crum hospitalized with a stroke

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — An official with Denny Crum’s foundation says the former Louisville coach has been hospitalized after recently [...]

  • NCAAMB
May 22, 6:45 AM EDT

Clemson forward Baehre tears knee ligament

CLEMSON, S.C. (AP) — Clemson forward Jonathan Baehre is out indefinitely after tearing a knee ligament. The school says the [...]

  • NCAAMB
May 22, 6:45 AM EDT

Northern Arizona primed to keep making progress

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — Northern Arizona won just 10 games last season, yet made enough progress for athletic director Mike [...]

  • NCAAMB
May 21, 6:43 PM EDT

Vandy’s Jerry Stackhouse adds Faragi Phillips to his staff

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — New Vanderbilt coach Jerry Stackhouse has added Memphis high school coach Faragi Phillips to his staff. [...]

  • NCAAMB
May 21, 6:43 PM EDT

Iowa PG Jordan Bohannon out indefinitely with hip injury

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Iowa point guard Jordan Bohannon is out indefinitely with a hip injury that could put [...]

  • NCAAMB
May 21, 6:43 PM EDT

Alabama signs JUCO All-American forward James Rojas

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — Junior college forward James Rojas has signed to play with Alabama. Rojas, whose signing was announced [...]

  • NCAAMB
May 21, 6:43 PM EDT

Sam Mitchell leaves Memphis coach Penny Hardaway’s staff

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Memphis coach Penny Hardaway says former NBA coach of the year Sam Mitchell is no longer [...]

  • NCAAMB
May 21, 6:43 PM EDT

Vols sign 7-foot Arizona State transfer Uros Plavsic

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee has signed 7-foot Arizona State transfer Uros Plavsic. Plavsic graduated from Hamilton Heights Christian Academy [...]

  • NCAAMB
May 21, 6:43 PM EDT

Jets sign wide receiver-kick returner Deonte Thompson

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — The New York Jets have signed free-agent wide receiver-kick returner Deonte Thompson, who played last [...]

  • NFL
May 22, 6:44 AM EDT

Buffalo Bills have player wearing OJ Simpson’s former No. 32

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — For the first time in 42 years, the Bills have a player wearing O.J. Simpson’s [...]

  • NFL
May 22, 6:44 AM EDT

Ngakoue rejoins Jaguars, vows to play even without new deal

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Yannick Ngakoue grew tired of watching from the sideline as teammates participated in 11-on-11 drills. So [...]

  • NFL
May 21, 6:43 PM EDT

AP Source: Pats, Edelman agree to two-year extension

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — A person familiar with the situation says the New England Patriots have reached an agreement on [...]

  • NFL
May 21, 6:43 PM EDT

Kraft trial postponed while prosecutors appeal video ruling

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — A Florida judge has delayed the trial of New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft [...]

  • NFL
May 21, 6:43 PM EDT

Stafford endures ‘tough times’ after wife’s tumor surgery

ALLEN PARK, Mich. (AP) — Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford is juggling his job on the field and his role [...]

  • NFL
May 21, 6:43 PM EDT

Bills TE Tyler Kroft out indefinitely with broken foot

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — Buffalo Bills tight end Tyler Kroft is out indefinitely with a broken foot and will [...]

  • NFL
May 21, 6:43 PM EDT

Carr back for 6th year as Raiders QB after offseason rumors

ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) — Derek Carr acknowledged that all the speculation about whether the Oakland Raiders would draft a quarterback [...]

  • NFL
May 21, 6:43 PM EDT

Bills DE Jerry Hughes signs two-year extension

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — After adding a haul of players from other teams in free agency, the Buffalo Bills [...]

  • NFL
May 21, 6:43 PM EDT

Wagner present, but not participating at Seahawks OTAs

RENTON, Wash. (AP) — Bobby Wagner will be present for the Seattle Seahawks’ optional offseason activities. Just don’t expect him [...]

  • NFL
May 21, 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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Feb 21, 2:58 PM EDT