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  • LeBron's 35 help Cavs beat Celtics 87-79, reach NBA Finals

    LeBron's 35 help Cavs beat Celtics 87-79, reach NBA Finals

    Monday, May 28 2018 4:06 AM EDT2018-05-28 08:06:05 GMT
    (AP Photo/Charles Krupa). Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James soars to dunk in front of Boston Celtics forward Al Horford (42) and forward Marcus Morris (13) during the first half in Game 7 of the NBA basketball Eastern Conference finals, Sunday, ...(AP Photo/Charles Krupa). Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James soars to dunk in front of Boston Celtics forward Al Horford (42) and forward Marcus Morris (13) during the first half in Game 7 of the NBA basketball Eastern Conference finals, Sunday, ...
    LeBron James scored 35 points with 15 rebounds and nine assists to earn an eighth straight trip to the NBA Finals, leading the Cleveland Cavaliers to an 87-79 victory over the Boston Celtics in Game 7 of the...More >>
    LeBron James scored 35 points with 15 rebounds and nine assists to earn an eighth straight trip to the NBA Finals, leading the Cleveland Cavaliers to an 87-79 victory over the Boston Celtics in Game 7 of the Eastern Conference finals.More >>
  • Rose 20 under at Colonial for 3-stroke win over Koepka

    Rose 20 under at Colonial for 3-stroke win over Koepka

    Monday, May 28 2018 3:19 AM EDT2018-05-28 07:19:25 GMT
    (AP Photo/Cooper Neill). Justin Rose prepares to putt on the seventh hole during the final round of the Fort Worth Invitational golf tournament at Colonial Country Club in Fort Worth, Texas, Sunday, May 27, 2018.(AP Photo/Cooper Neill). Justin Rose prepares to putt on the seventh hole during the final round of the Fort Worth Invitational golf tournament at Colonial Country Club in Fort Worth, Texas, Sunday, May 27, 2018.
    Justin Rose closed with a 6-under 64 to finish at 20 under at Colonial for a three-stroke victory over defending U.S. Open champion Brooks Koepka in the Fort Worth Invitational.More >>
    Justin Rose closed with a 6-under 64 to finish at 20 under at Colonial for a three-stroke victory over defending U.S. Open champion Brooks Koepka in the Fort Worth Invitational.More >>
  • Sargent set to be latest teenager to make US soccer debut

    Sargent set to be latest teenager to make US soccer debut

    Monday, May 28 2018 3:19 AM EDT2018-05-28 07:19:09 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt Rourke). United States' Josh Sargent passes the ball during soccer practice at the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, Wednesday, May 23, 2018.(AP Photo/Matt Rourke). United States' Josh Sargent passes the ball during soccer practice at the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, Wednesday, May 23, 2018.
    Josh Sargent is set to be the latest teenager to debut for the US national team after scoring four goals at last year's Under-20 World Cup, three at the Under-17 World Cup and then signing with Germany's Werder...More >>
    Josh Sargent is set to be the latest teenager to debut for the US national team after scoring four goals at last year's Under-20 World Cup, three at the Under-17 World Cup and then signing with Germany's Werder Bremen.More >>
  • Will Power the latest Indianapolis 500 champion for Penske

    Will Power the latest Indianapolis 500 champion for Penske

    Monday, May 28 2018 3:19 AM EDT2018-05-28 07:19:06 GMT
    (AP Photo/Michael Conroy). Will Power, of Australia, celebrates after winning the Indianapolis 500 auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, in Indianapolis Sunday, May 27, 2018.(AP Photo/Michael Conroy). Will Power, of Australia, celebrates after winning the Indianapolis 500 auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, in Indianapolis Sunday, May 27, 2018.
    Australian Will Power used to hate racing on oval tracks and is now an Indy 500 champion.More >>
    Australian Will Power used to hate racing on oval tracks and is now an Indy 500 champion.More >>
  • Indians rally for wild 10-9 win over Astros

    Indians rally for wild 10-9 win over Astros

    Monday, May 28 2018 3:18 AM EDT2018-05-28 07:18:56 GMT
    (AP Photo/Tony Dejak). Cleveland Indians' Greg Allen watches his winning solo home run off Houston Astros relief pitcher Brad Peacock in the 14th inning of a baseball game, Sunday, May 27, 2018, in Cleveland.(AP Photo/Tony Dejak). Cleveland Indians' Greg Allen watches his winning solo home run off Houston Astros relief pitcher Brad Peacock in the 14th inning of a baseball game, Sunday, May 27, 2018, in Cleveland.
    Rookie Greg Allen hits leadoff homer in 14th as Cleveland Indians top Houston Astros 10-9.More >>
    Rookie Greg Allen hits leadoff homer in 14th as Cleveland Indians top Houston Astros 10-9.More >>
  • Warriors, Rockets set for Game 7 in West finals

    Warriors, Rockets set for Game 7 in West finals

    Monday, May 28 2018 3:18 AM EDT2018-05-28 07:18:51 GMT
    (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez). Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry (30) gestures during the second half of Game 6 of the NBA basketball Western Conference Finals against the Houston Rockets in Oakland, Calif., Saturday, May 26, 2018. The Warrior...(AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez). Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry (30) gestures during the second half of Game 6 of the NBA basketball Western Conference Finals against the Houston Rockets in Oakland, Calif., Saturday, May 26, 2018. The Warrior...
    The Golden State Warriors and Houston Rockets meet Monday night in Game 7 of the Western Conference finals with the Warriors need a win to reach the NBA Finals for the fourth straight year.More >>
    The Golden State Warriors and Houston Rockets meet Monday night in Game 7 of the Western Conference finals with the Warriors need a win to reach the NBA Finals for the fourth straight year.More >>
  • Gibbs: Kyle Busch is simply 'special' on race day

    Gibbs: Kyle Busch is simply 'special' on race day

    Monday, May 28 2018 3:18 AM EDT2018-05-28 07:18:46 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mike McCarn). Kyle Busch celebrates after winning the NASCAR Cup Series auto race at Charlotte Motor Speedway in Charlotte, N.C., Sunday, May 27, 2018.(AP Photo/Mike McCarn). Kyle Busch celebrates after winning the NASCAR Cup Series auto race at Charlotte Motor Speedway in Charlotte, N.C., Sunday, May 27, 2018.
    Kyle Busch continued his assault on the NASCAR record book by winning the Coca-Cola 600 and becoming the first driver in modern history to win a Cup points race at every track on the circuit.More >>
    Kyle Busch continued his assault on the NASCAR record book by winning the Coca-Cola 600 and becoming the first driver in modern history to win a Cup points race at every track on the circuit.More >>
  • Another NBA Finals brings another huge challenge for LeBron

    Another NBA Finals brings another huge challenge for LeBron

    Monday, May 28 2018 3:18 AM EDT2018-05-28 07:18:40 GMT
    (AP Photo/Elise Amendola). Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James, right, celebrates a basket during the second half in Game 7 of the NBA basketball Eastern Conference finals against the Boston Celtics, Sunday, May 27, 2018, in Boston.(AP Photo/Elise Amendola). Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James, right, celebrates a basket during the second half in Game 7 of the NBA basketball Eastern Conference finals against the Boston Celtics, Sunday, May 27, 2018, in Boston.
    LeBron James will get a couple days to catch his breath, then make his annual June journey to Golden State or down to Houston to face a team far better than his.More >>
    LeBron James will get a couple days to catch his breath, then make his annual June journey to Golden State or down to Houston to face a team far better than his.More >>
  • LEADING OFF: Braves await word on Acuna, Verlander vs. Yanks

    LEADING OFF: Braves await word on Acuna, Verlander vs. Yanks

    Monday, May 28 2018 3:18 AM EDT2018-05-28 07:18:34 GMT
    (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer). Team personnel help Atlanta Braves' Ronald Acuna Jr. after he was injured while running out a single during the seventh inning of an interleague baseball game against the Boston Red Sox, Sunday, May 27, 2018, in Boston.(AP Photo/Michael Dwyer). Team personnel help Atlanta Braves' Ronald Acuna Jr. after he was injured while running out a single during the seventh inning of an interleague baseball game against the Boston Red Sox, Sunday, May 27, 2018, in Boston.
    LEADING OFF: Braves await word on Acuna; Yanks' sluggers vs. ERA leader Verlander; Mookie on the mend.More >>
    LEADING OFF: Braves await word on Acuna; Yanks' sluggers vs. ERA leader Verlander; Mookie on the mend.More >>
  • Tanaka leads Yankees over Ohtani, Angels 3-1

    Tanaka leads Yankees over Ohtani, Angels 3-1

    Monday, May 28 2018 3:18 AM EDT2018-05-28 07:18:29 GMT
    (AP Photo/Bill Kostroun). New York Yankees starting pitcher Masahiro Tanaka delivers the ball to the Los Angeles Angels during the second inning of a baseball game Sunday, May 27, 2018, at Yankee Stadium in New York.(AP Photo/Bill Kostroun). New York Yankees starting pitcher Masahiro Tanaka delivers the ball to the Los Angeles Angels during the second inning of a baseball game Sunday, May 27, 2018, at Yankee Stadium in New York.
    Masahiro Tanaka scattered three hits over six strong innings and struck out fellow Japanese countryman Shohei Ohtani twice as the New York Yankees defeated the Los Angeles Angels 3-1.More >>
    Masahiro Tanaka scattered three hits over six strong innings and struck out fellow Japanese countryman Shohei Ohtani twice as the New York Yankees defeated the Los Angeles Angels 3-1.More >>
  • Only took one day to guarantee 1st-time French Open finalist

    Only took one day to guarantee 1st-time French Open finalist

    Monday, May 28 2018 2:58 AM EDT2018-05-28 06:58:45 GMT
    (AP Photo/Michel Euler). Sloane Stephens of the U.S. returns a shot against Netherland's Arantxa Rus during their first round match of the French Open tennis tournament at the Roland Garros stadium in Paris, France, Sunday, May 27, 2018.(AP Photo/Michel Euler). Sloane Stephens of the U.S. returns a shot against Netherland's Arantxa Rus during their first round match of the French Open tennis tournament at the Roland Garros stadium in Paris, France, Sunday, May 27, 2018.
    Reigning U.S. Open champion Sloane Stephens needs less than an hour to move into the second round on the opening day of the French Open.More >>
    Reigning U.S. Open champion Sloane Stephens needs less than an hour to move into the second round on the opening day of the French Open.More >>
  • Will Power wins Indy 500, No. 17 for car owner Roger Penske

    Will Power wins Indy 500, No. 17 for car owner Roger Penske

    Monday, May 28 2018 2:58 AM EDT2018-05-28 06:58:26 GMT
    (AP Photo/AJ Mast). Will Power, of Australia, leads Simon Pagenaud, of France, though the first turn during the Indianapolis 500 auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, in Indianapolis Sunday, May 27, 2018.(AP Photo/AJ Mast). Will Power, of Australia, leads Simon Pagenaud, of France, though the first turn during the Indianapolis 500 auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, in Indianapolis Sunday, May 27, 2018.
    Will Power wins the Indianapolis 500, giving team owner Roger Penkse a 17th at the prestigious event.More >>
    Will Power wins the Indianapolis 500, giving team owner Roger Penkse a 17th at the prestigious event.More >>
  • Kyle Busch blows past field for 1st Charlotte points win

    Kyle Busch blows past field for 1st Charlotte points win

    Monday, May 28 2018 2:57 AM EDT2018-05-28 06:57:36 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mike McCarn). Crew members perform a pit stop on driver Kyle Busch's car during the NASCAR Cup Series auto race at Charlotte Motor Speedway in Charlotte, N.C., Sunday, May 27, 2018.(AP Photo/Mike McCarn). Crew members perform a pit stop on driver Kyle Busch's car during the NASCAR Cup Series auto race at Charlotte Motor Speedway in Charlotte, N.C., Sunday, May 27, 2018.
    Kyle Busch led 377 of 400 laps to win the Coca-Cola 600, his first ever points race victory at Charlotte Motor Speedway.More >>
    Kyle Busch led 377 of 400 laps to win the Coca-Cola 600, his first ever points race victory at Charlotte Motor Speedway.More >>
  • Capitals, Golden Knights in improbable Stanley Cup Final

    Capitals, Golden Knights in improbable Stanley Cup Final

    Monday, May 28 2018 2:57 AM EDT2018-05-28 06:57:31 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Locher). Washington Capitals left wing Alex Ovechkin meets with members of the media during an NHL hockey media day for the Stanley Cup, Sunday, May 27, 2018, in Las Vegas.(AP Photo/John Locher). Washington Capitals left wing Alex Ovechkin meets with members of the media during an NHL hockey media day for the Stanley Cup, Sunday, May 27, 2018, in Las Vegas.
    The expansion Vegas Golden Knights will face Alex Ovechkin's Washington Capitals in a thoroughly improbable Stanley Cup Final.More >>
    The expansion Vegas Golden Knights will face Alex Ovechkin's Washington Capitals in a thoroughly improbable Stanley Cup Final.More >>
  • Ricciardo holds nerve to win Monaco GP despite power loss

    Ricciardo holds nerve to win Monaco GP despite power loss

    Monday, May 28 2018 1:08 AM EDT2018-05-28 05:08:18 GMT
    (AP Photo/Claude Paris). Red Bull driver Daniel Ricciardo of Australia steers his car during the Formula One race, at the Monaco racetrack, in Monaco, Sunday, May 27, 2018.(AP Photo/Claude Paris). Red Bull driver Daniel Ricciardo of Australia steers his car during the Formula One race, at the Monaco racetrack, in Monaco, Sunday, May 27, 2018.
    Daniel Ricciardo overcame a mid-race power loss to win the Monaco Grand Prix from pole position on Sunday.More >>
    Daniel Ricciardo overcame a mid-race power loss to win the Monaco Grand Prix from pole position on Sunday.More >>
  • Danica Patrick ends racing career with crash at Indy 500

    Danica Patrick ends racing career with crash at Indy 500

    Sunday, May 27 2018 11:07 PM EDT2018-05-28 03:07:08 GMT
    (AP Photo/Michael Conroy). Danica Patrick waves as she's introduced before the start of the Indianapolis 500 auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, in Indianapolis Sunday, May 27, 2018.(AP Photo/Michael Conroy). Danica Patrick waves as she's introduced before the start of the Indianapolis 500 auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, in Indianapolis Sunday, May 27, 2018.
    Danica Patrick's racing career ended with a wreck in Turn 2 at the track that made her famous.More >>
    Danica Patrick's racing career ended with a wreck in Turn 2 at the track that made her famous.More >>
  • The Latest: Busch wins Coca-Cola in dominating fashion

    The Latest: Busch wins Coca-Cola in dominating fashion

    Sunday, May 27 2018 11:04 PM EDT2018-05-28 03:04:33 GMT
    (AP Photo/Luca Bruno). Red Bull driver Daniel Ricciardo of Australia celebrates after setting a pole position during the qualifying session at the Monaco racetrack, in Monaco, Saturday, May 26, 2018. The Formula one race will be held on Sunday.(AP Photo/Luca Bruno). Red Bull driver Daniel Ricciardo of Australia celebrates after setting a pole position during the qualifying session at the Monaco racetrack, in Monaco, Saturday, May 26, 2018. The Formula one race will be held on Sunday.
    One of the busiest days in motorsports has arrived with Formula One's Monaco Grand Prix, the Indianapolis 500 and NASCAR's Coca-Cola 600.More >>
    One of the busiest days in motorsports has arrived with Formula One's Monaco Grand Prix, the Indianapolis 500 and NASCAR's Coca-Cola 600.More >>
  • Florida St. to host 35th NCAA regional; Stetson is 1st-timer

    Florida St. to host 35th NCAA regional; Stetson is 1st-timer

    Sunday, May 27 2018 10:14 PM EDT2018-05-28 02:14:23 GMT
    (AP Photo/Gerry Broome). Florida State's Cal Raleigh (35) lifts the trophy following an Atlantic Coast Conference NCAA college baseball tournament championship game against Louisville in Durham, N.C., Sunday, May 27, 2018. Florida State won 11-8.(AP Photo/Gerry Broome). Florida State's Cal Raleigh (35) lifts the trophy following an Atlantic Coast Conference NCAA college baseball tournament championship game against Louisville in Durham, N.C., Sunday, May 27, 2018. Florida State won 11-8.
    Florida State will host its 35th NCAA regional; Stetson is named a first-time host.More >>
    Florida State will host its 35th NCAA regional; Stetson is named a first-time host.More >>
  • LEADING OFF: Braves await word on Acuna, Verlander vs. Yanks

    LEADING OFF: Braves await word on Acuna, Verlander vs. Yanks

    Sunday, May 27 2018 10:08 PM EDT2018-05-28 02:08:52 GMT
    (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer). Team personnel help Atlanta Braves' Ronald Acuna Jr. after he was injured while running out a single during the seventh inning of an interleague baseball game against the Boston Red Sox, Sunday, May 27, 2018, in Boston.(AP Photo/Michael Dwyer). Team personnel help Atlanta Braves' Ronald Acuna Jr. after he was injured while running out a single during the seventh inning of an interleague baseball game against the Boston Red Sox, Sunday, May 27, 2018, in Boston.
    LEADING OFF: Braves await word on Acuna; Yanks' sluggers vs. ERA leader Verlander; Mookie on the mend.More >>
    LEADING OFF: Braves await word on Acuna; Yanks' sluggers vs. ERA leader Verlander; Mookie on the mend.More >>
  • New Zealand Olympic 5,000m silver medalist Quax dead at 70

    New Zealand Olympic 5,000m silver medalist Quax dead at 70

    Sunday, May 27 2018 10:04 PM EDT2018-05-28 02:04:17 GMT
    (AP Photo, File). FILE - In this July 30, 1976, file photo, Finland's Lasse Viren, right, sprints over the finish line to win the gold medal in the Olympic men's 5,000 meters final ahead of New Zealand's Dick Quax, left, and West Germany's Klaus Hilden...(AP Photo, File). FILE - In this July 30, 1976, file photo, Finland's Lasse Viren, right, sprints over the finish line to win the gold medal in the Olympic men's 5,000 meters final ahead of New Zealand's Dick Quax, left, and West Germany's Klaus Hilden...
    Tributes flood in for one of New Zealand's greatest runners.More >>
    Tributes flood in for one of New Zealand's greatest runners.More >>
  • Birdie on 18 gives Lee a victory on her birthday

    Birdie on 18 gives Lee a victory on her birthday

    Sunday, May 27 2018 9:06 PM EDT2018-05-28 01:06:54 GMT
    (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio). Minjee Lee, of Australia, drives on the fifth tee during the final round of the LPGA Volvik Championship golf tournament at the Travis Pointe Country Club, Sunday, May 27, 2018, in Ann Arbor, Mich.(AP Photo/Carlos Osorio). Minjee Lee, of Australia, drives on the fifth tee during the final round of the LPGA Volvik Championship golf tournament at the Travis Pointe Country Club, Sunday, May 27, 2018, in Ann Arbor, Mich.
    Minjee Lee birdied the 18th hole for a one-stroke victory over In-Kyung Kim at the LPGA Volvik Championship.More >>
    Minjee Lee birdied the 18th hole for a one-stroke victory over In-Kyung Kim at the LPGA Volvik Championship.More >>
  • NASCAR's hottest driver out of circuit's longest race

    NASCAR's hottest driver out of circuit's longest race

    Sunday, May 27 2018 8:46 PM EDT2018-05-28 00:46:42 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mike McCarn). Kevin Harvick (4) takes his car to the garage area after a crash during the NASCAR Cup Series auto race at Charlotte Motor Speedway in Charlotte, N.C., Sunday, May 27, 2018.(AP Photo/Mike McCarn). Kevin Harvick (4) takes his car to the garage area after a crash during the NASCAR Cup Series auto race at Charlotte Motor Speedway in Charlotte, N.C., Sunday, May 27, 2018.
    NASCAR's hottest driver in Kevin Harvick is out of the Coca-Cola 600 after hitting the wall less than 100 laps into the circuit's longest race.More >>
    NASCAR's hottest driver in Kevin Harvick is out of the Coca-Cola 600 after hitting the wall less than 100 laps into the circuit's longest race.More >>
  • After Giro win, Froome quickly changes focus to Tour

    After Giro win, Froome quickly changes focus to Tour

    Sunday, May 27 2018 8:46 PM EDT2018-05-28 00:46:37 GMT
    (AP Photo/Gregorio Borgia). Britain's Chris Froome poses with the trophy of the Giro d'Italia cycling race, in Rome, Sunday, May 27, 2018. Chris Froome has won the Giro d'Italia for his third consecutive Grand Tour victory. The four-time Tour de France...(AP Photo/Gregorio Borgia). Britain's Chris Froome poses with the trophy of the Giro d'Italia cycling race, in Rome, Sunday, May 27, 2018. Chris Froome has won the Giro d'Italia for his third consecutive Grand Tour victory. The four-time Tour de France...
    Now that Chris Froome has wrapped up the Giro d'Italia title, his focus will quickly switch to matching the record with a fifth Tour de France title _ unless a doping case gets in the way.More >>
    Now that Chris Froome has wrapped up the Giro d'Italia title, his focus will quickly switch to matching the record with a fifth Tour de France title _ unless a doping case gets in the way.More >>
  • Venus Williams: 2 1st-round Slam exits in row for 1st time

    Venus Williams: 2 1st-round Slam exits in row for 1st time

    Sunday, May 27 2018 8:15 PM EDT2018-05-28 00:15:22 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino). Venus Williams of the U.S. leaves the court after losing to China's Qiang Wang during their first round match of the French Open tennis tournament at the Roland Garros Stadium, Sunday, May 27, 2018 in Paris.(AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino). Venus Williams of the U.S. leaves the court after losing to China's Qiang Wang during their first round match of the French Open tennis tournament at the Roland Garros Stadium, Sunday, May 27, 2018 in Paris.
    Venus Williams has lost her opening match at two consecutive Grand Slam tournaments for the first time in her illustrious career.More >>
    Venus Williams has lost her opening match at two consecutive Grand Slam tournaments for the first time in her illustrious career.More >>
  • Acuna injured in a tumble, Braves beat Red Sox 7-1

    Acuna injured in a tumble, Braves beat Red Sox 7-1

    Sunday, May 27 2018 7:06 PM EDT2018-05-27 23:06:52 GMT
    (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer). Team personnel help Atlanta Braves' Ronald Acuna Jr. after he was injured while running out a single during the seventh inning of an interleague baseball game against the Boston Red Sox, Sunday, May 27, 2018, in Boston.(AP Photo/Michael Dwyer). Team personnel help Atlanta Braves' Ronald Acuna Jr. after he was injured while running out a single during the seventh inning of an interleague baseball game against the Boston Red Sox, Sunday, May 27, 2018, in Boston.
    Prized rookie Ronald Acuna Jr. took a high-flying tumble while beating out an infield hit, exiting with knee and lower back pain as the Atlanta Braves beat the Boston Red Sox 7-1.More >>
    Prized rookie Ronald Acuna Jr. took a high-flying tumble while beating out an infield hit, exiting with knee and lower back pain as the Atlanta Braves beat the Boston Red Sox 7-1.More >>
  • Attendance drop, strikeout rise has MLB concerned

    Attendance drop, strikeout rise has MLB concerned

    Sunday, May 27 2018 6:46 PM EDT2018-05-27 22:46:31 GMT
    (AP Photo/Paul Sancya). Chicago White Sox pitcher James Shields throws against the Detroit Tigers in the first inning of a baseball game in Detroit, Sunday, May 27, 2018.(AP Photo/Paul Sancya). Chicago White Sox pitcher James Shields throws against the Detroit Tigers in the first inning of a baseball game in Detroit, Sunday, May 27, 2018.
    Major League Baseball attendance is headed to its lowest average in 15 years and strikeouts have risen above hits for the first time, drawing Major League Baseball's concern.More >>
    Major League Baseball attendance is headed to its lowest average in 15 years and strikeouts have risen above hits for the first time, drawing Major League Baseball's concern.More >>
  • Thompson hot hand carries Warriors into Game 7 with Rockets

    Thompson hot hand carries Warriors into Game 7 with Rockets

    Sunday, May 27 2018 6:36 PM EDT2018-05-27 22:36:37 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ben Margot). Golden State Warriors guard Klay Thompson (11) celebrates during the second half of Game 6 of the NBA basketball Western Conference Finals against the Houston Rockets in Oakland, Calif., Saturday, May 26, 2018. The Warriors won 1...(AP Photo/Ben Margot). Golden State Warriors guard Klay Thompson (11) celebrates during the second half of Game 6 of the NBA basketball Western Conference Finals against the Houston Rockets in Oakland, Calif., Saturday, May 26, 2018. The Warriors won 1...
    Klay Thompson flashed back to a night he left the arena from a forgettable performance against the Nuggets with his uniform still on he was that mad.More >>
    Klay Thompson flashed back to a night he left the arena from a forgettable performance against the Nuggets with his uniform still on he was that mad.More >>
  • LeBron, back in Boston, for another Cavs farewell

    LeBron, back in Boston, for another Cavs farewell

    Sunday, May 27 2018 6:36 PM EDT2018-05-27 22:36:12 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ron Schwane). Cleveland Cavaliers' LeBron James lies on the court, holding his right leg, during the second half of Game 6 of the NBA basketball Eastern Conference finals against the Boston Celtics on Friday, May 25, 2018, in Cleveland.(AP Photo/Ron Schwane). Cleveland Cavaliers' LeBron James lies on the court, holding his right leg, during the second half of Game 6 of the NBA basketball Eastern Conference finals against the Boston Celtics on Friday, May 25, 2018, in Cleveland.
    Already laboring to reach his eighth straight NBA Finals with a supporting crew made mostly of cast-offs and throw-ins, LeBron James lost the only other All-Star on the roster when Kevin Love was declared out for...More >>
    Already laboring to reach his eighth straight NBA Finals with a supporting crew made mostly of cast-offs and throw-ins, LeBron James lost the only other All-Star on the roster when Kevin Love was declared out for the series finale with a concussion.More >>
  • Molinari holds off McIlroy to win by 2 shots at Wentworth

    Molinari holds off McIlroy to win by 2 shots at Wentworth

    Sunday, May 27 2018 5:34 PM EDT2018-05-27 21:34:35 GMT
    (Tim Goode/PA via AP). Italy's Francesco Molinari in action on day four of the PGA Championship at Wentworth Golf Club, England, Sunday May 27, 2018.(Tim Goode/PA via AP). Italy's Francesco Molinari in action on day four of the PGA Championship at Wentworth Golf Club, England, Sunday May 27, 2018.
    Rory McIlroy left his victory charge too late at Wentworth as Francesco Molinari delivered a clinic in front-running to win the BMW PGA Championship by two shots with a 4-under 68 on Sunday.More >>
    Rory McIlroy left his victory charge too late at Wentworth as Francesco Molinari delivered a clinic in front-running to win the BMW PGA Championship by two shots with a 4-under 68 on Sunday.More >>
  • The Latest: Play suspended by darkness at French Open

    The Latest: Play suspended by darkness at French Open

    Sunday, May 27 2018 3:57 PM EDT2018-05-27 19:57:16 GMT
    (AP Photo/Michel Euler). Sloane Stephens of the U.S. returns a shot against Netherland's Arantxa Rus during their first round match of the French Open tennis tournament at the Roland Garros stadium in Paris, France, Sunday, May 27, 2018.(AP Photo/Michel Euler). Sloane Stephens of the U.S. returns a shot against Netherland's Arantxa Rus during their first round match of the French Open tennis tournament at the Roland Garros stadium in Paris, France, Sunday, May 27, 2018.
    Reigning U.S. Open champion Sloane Stephens needs less than an hour to move into the second round at Roland Garros.More >>
    Reigning U.S. Open champion Sloane Stephens needs less than an hour to move into the second round at Roland Garros.More >>
  • A defining moment: Froome wins Giro in extraordinary fashion

    A defining moment: Froome wins Giro in extraordinary fashion

    Sunday, May 27 2018 3:56 PM EDT2018-05-27 19:56:52 GMT
    (AP Photo/Gregorio Borgia). Britain's Chris Froome, wearing the pink jersey of the overall leader is framed by the Colosseum as he approaches the finish line to complete the last stage of the Giro d'Italia cycling race, in Rome, Sunday, May 27, 2018. C...(AP Photo/Gregorio Borgia). Britain's Chris Froome, wearing the pink jersey of the overall leader is framed by the Colosseum as he approaches the finish line to complete the last stage of the Giro d'Italia cycling race, in Rome, Sunday, May 27, 2018. C...
    Chris Froome has won the Giro d'Italia for his third consecutive Grand Tour victory.More >>
    Chris Froome has won the Giro d'Italia for his third consecutive Grand Tour victory.More >>
  • Red Sox RF Betts scratched with left side tightness

    Red Sox RF Betts scratched with left side tightness

    Sunday, May 27 2018 3:56 PM EDT2018-05-27 19:56:44 GMT
    (AP Photo/Elise Amendola). Boston Red Sox's Mookie Betts celebrates with J.D. Martinez (28) after hitting a two-run home run in the seventh inning of an inter-league baseball game against the Atlanta Braves at Fenway Park, Friday, May 25, 2018, in Bost...(AP Photo/Elise Amendola). Boston Red Sox's Mookie Betts celebrates with J.D. Martinez (28) after hitting a two-run home run in the seventh inning of an inter-league baseball game against the Atlanta Braves at Fenway Park, Friday, May 25, 2018, in Bost...
    Red Sox right fielder Mookie Betts was a late scratch with left side tightness for the game against the Atlanta Braves.More >>
    Red Sox right fielder Mookie Betts was a late scratch with left side tightness for the game against the Atlanta Braves.More >>
  • Future unclear for Ronaldo, Bale after Champions League win

    Future unclear for Ronaldo, Bale after Champions League win

    Sunday, May 27 2018 2:18 PM EDT2018-05-27 18:18:14 GMT
    (AP Photo/Pavel Golovkin). Real Madrid's Gareth Bale walks away with his medal after winning the Champions League Final soccer match between Real Madrid and Liverpool at the Olimpiyskiy Stadium in Kiev, Ukraine, Saturday, May 26, 2018.(AP Photo/Pavel Golovkin). Real Madrid's Gareth Bale walks away with his medal after winning the Champions League Final soccer match between Real Madrid and Liverpool at the Olimpiyskiy Stadium in Kiev, Ukraine, Saturday, May 26, 2018.
    Straight after a third successive Champions League title was secured, Cristiano Ronaldo was talking about Real Madrid in the past tense.More >>
    Straight after a third successive Champions League title was secured, Cristiano Ronaldo was talking about Real Madrid in the past tense.More >>
  • Rose shoots 66 to take 4-shot lead into Colonial finale

    Rose shoots 66 to take 4-shot lead into Colonial finale

    Sunday, May 27 2018 2:09 PM EDT2018-05-27 18:09:03 GMT
    (AP Photo/Cooper Neill). Justin Rose, of England, tees off on the ninth hole during the third round of the Fort Worth Invitational golf tournament at Colonial Country Club in Fort Worth, Texas, Saturday, May 26, 2018.(AP Photo/Cooper Neill). Justin Rose, of England, tees off on the ninth hole during the third round of the Fort Worth Invitational golf tournament at Colonial Country Club in Fort Worth, Texas, Saturday, May 26, 2018.
    Justin Rose opened the third round with three consecutive birdies to stretch his lead and stayed ahead at Colonial.More >>
    Justin Rose opened the third round with three consecutive birdies to stretch his lead and stayed ahead at Colonial.More >>
  • Giants' Bumgarner looks sharp, fans 8 in first rehab start

    Giants' Bumgarner looks sharp, fans 8 in first rehab start

    Sunday, May 27 2018 1:26 PM EDT2018-05-27 17:26:28 GMT
    San Francisco Giants left-hander Madison Bumgarner was sharp in his first rehabilitation start since breaking the pinkie on his pitching hand in March.More >>
    San Francisco Giants left-hander Madison Bumgarner was sharp in his first rehabilitation start since breaking the pinkie on his pitching hand in March.More >>
  • Lee tops LPGA event in Michigan; pregnant Lewis tied for 2nd

    Lee tops LPGA event in Michigan; pregnant Lewis tied for 2nd

    Sunday, May 27 2018 11:17 AM EDT2018-05-27 15:17:42 GMT
    (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio). Minjee Lee, of Australia, acknowledges the gallery after her birdie putt on the 15th green during the third round of the LPGA Volvik Championship golf tournament at the Travis Pointe Country Club Saturday, May 26, 2018, in Ann...(AP Photo/Carlos Osorio). Minjee Lee, of Australia, acknowledges the gallery after her birdie putt on the 15th green during the third round of the LPGA Volvik Championship golf tournament at the Travis Pointe Country Club Saturday, May 26, 2018, in Ann...
    Minjee Lee shot a 4-under 68 on Saturday to take a two-stroke lead into the final round of the LPGA Volvik Championship, with Stacy Lewis tied for second playing five months' pregnant.More >>
    Minjee Lee shot a 4-under 68 on Saturday to take a two-stroke lead into the final round of the LPGA Volvik Championship, with Stacy Lewis tied for second playing five months' pregnant.More >>
  • LEADING OFF: Trout trots at Yankee Stadium, NL East stout

    LEADING OFF: Trout trots at Yankee Stadium, NL East stout

    Sunday, May 27 2018 11:17 AM EDT2018-05-27 15:17:18 GMT
    (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II). Los Angeles Angels' Mike Trout runs the bases after hitting a home run during the fifth inning of the team's baseball game against the New York Yankees on Friday, May 25, 2018, in New York.(AP Photo/Frank Franklin II). Los Angeles Angels' Mike Trout runs the bases after hitting a home run during the fifth inning of the team's baseball game against the New York Yankees on Friday, May 25, 2018, in New York.
    LEADING OFF: Mike Trout aims for another big game at Yankee Stadium, NL East looking strong, Gerrit Cole dominating for Astros.More >>
    LEADING OFF: Mike Trout aims for another big game at Yankee Stadium, NL East looking strong, Gerrit Cole dominating for Astros.More >>
  • Hall of fame to redo soccer star Brandi Chastain plaque

    Hall of fame to redo soccer star Brandi Chastain plaque

    Sunday, May 27 2018 9:46 AM EDT2018-05-27 13:46:23 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill, File). FILE - In this July 10, 1999, file photo, the United States' Brandi Chastain celebrates by taking off her jersey after kicking in the game-winning goal in a penalty shootout against China in the FIFA Women's World Cup ...(AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill, File). FILE - In this July 10, 1999, file photo, the United States' Brandi Chastain celebrates by taking off her jersey after kicking in the game-winning goal in a penalty shootout against China in the FIFA Women's World Cup ...
    Social media is finding little to like about the likeness on a plaque honoring retired soccer champion Brandi Chastain.More >>
    Social media is finding little to like about the likeness on a plaque honoring retired soccer champion Brandi Chastain.More >>
  • Klay Thompson has 35, Warriors force Game 7 in West finals

    Klay Thompson has 35, Warriors force Game 7 in West finals

    Sunday, May 27 2018 9:05 AM EDT2018-05-27 13:05:25 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ben Margot). Golden State Warriors forward Kevin Durant, left, reaches for the ball in front of Houston Rockets guard James Harden (13) during the second half of Game 6 of the NBA basketball Western Conference Finals in Oakland, Calif., Satur...(AP Photo/Ben Margot). Golden State Warriors forward Kevin Durant, left, reaches for the ball in front of Houston Rockets guard James Harden (13) during the second half of Game 6 of the NBA basketball Western Conference Finals in Oakland, Calif., Satur...
    Klay Thompson hit nine 3-pointers and scored 35 points, and Golden State staved off elimination with a 115-86 victory over the Houston Rockets to force a deciding Game 7.More >>
    Klay Thompson hit nine 3-pointers and scored 35 points, and Golden State staved off elimination with a 115-86 victory over the Houston Rockets to force a deciding Game 7.More >>
  • Zunino's HR in the 12th gives Mariners 4-3 win over Twins

    Zunino's HR in the 12th gives Mariners 4-3 win over Twins

    Sunday, May 27 2018 8:46 AM EDT2018-05-27 12:46:10 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren). Seattle Mariners Mike Zunino, second from right, is doused with sports drink by teammate Guillermo Heredia, right, after Zunino hit a walk-off solo home run against the Minnesota Twins during the 12th inning of a baseball game...(AP Photo/Ted S. Warren). Seattle Mariners Mike Zunino, second from right, is doused with sports drink by teammate Guillermo Heredia, right, after Zunino hit a walk-off solo home run against the Minnesota Twins during the 12th inning of a baseball game...
    Mike Zunino hit a game-winning solo home run with two outs in the 12th inning to give the Seattle Mariners a 4-3 win over the Minnesota Twins on Saturday night.More >>
    Mike Zunino hit a game-winning solo home run with two outs in the 12th inning to give the Seattle Mariners a 4-3 win over the Minnesota Twins on Saturday night.More >>
  • Trout HR, 3 doubles in 1st 5-hit game; Angels top Yanks 11-4

    Trout HR, 3 doubles in 1st 5-hit game; Angels top Yanks 11-4

    Sunday, May 27 2018 8:45 AM EDT2018-05-27 12:45:47 GMT
    (AP Photo/Julio Cortez). Los Angeles Angels' Mike Trout, left, runs after hitting a home run off New York Yankees starting pitcher Sonny Gray, right, during the fourth inning of a baseball game Saturday, May 26, 2018, in New York.(AP Photo/Julio Cortez). Los Angeles Angels' Mike Trout, left, runs after hitting a home run off New York Yankees starting pitcher Sonny Gray, right, during the fourth inning of a baseball game Saturday, May 26, 2018, in New York.
    Mike Trout homered and doubled three times during his first five-hit game in the majors, and the Los Angeles Angels quickly erased an early deficit in beating the New York Yankees 11-4.More >>
    Mike Trout homered and doubled three times during his first five-hit game in the majors, and the Los Angeles Angels quickly erased an early deficit in beating the New York Yankees 11-4.More >>
  • Indians hit 4 HRs, bullpen hangs on for 8-6 win vs. Astros

    Indians hit 4 HRs, bullpen hangs on for 8-6 win vs. Astros

    Sunday, May 27 2018 3:20 AM EDT2018-05-27 07:20:35 GMT
    (AP Photo/Tony Dejak). Cleveland Indians' Yonder Alonso looks up after hitting a two-run home run off Houston Astros starting pitcher Lance McCullers Jr. during the fourth inning of a baseball game Saturday, May 26, 2018, in Cleveland. Edwin Encarnacio...(AP Photo/Tony Dejak). Cleveland Indians' Yonder Alonso looks up after hitting a two-run home run off Houston Astros starting pitcher Lance McCullers Jr. during the fourth inning of a baseball game Saturday, May 26, 2018, in Cleveland. Edwin Encarnacio...
    Yonder Alonso, Jason Kipnis and Edwin Encarnacion each hit two-run homers, and Cleveland's beleaguered bullpen hung on as the Indians defeated the Houston Astros 8-6.More >>
    Yonder Alonso, Jason Kipnis and Edwin Encarnacion each hit two-run homers, and Cleveland's beleaguered bullpen hung on as the Indians defeated the Houston Astros 8-6.More >>
  • Wonder-goal, gaffes, injuries as Madrid seals CL three-peat

    Wonder-goal, gaffes, injuries as Madrid seals CL three-peat

    Sunday, May 27 2018 2:54 AM EDT2018-05-27 06:54:08 GMT
    (AP Photo/Sergei Grits). Real Madrid's Gareth Bale, right, scores his side's second goal during the Champions League Final soccer match between Real Madrid and Liverpool at the Olimpiyskiy Stadium in Kiev, Ukraine, Saturday, May 26, 2018.(AP Photo/Sergei Grits). Real Madrid's Gareth Bale, right, scores his side's second goal during the Champions League Final soccer match between Real Madrid and Liverpool at the Olimpiyskiy Stadium in Kiev, Ukraine, Saturday, May 26, 2018.
    Gareth Bale's mesmerizing scissor-kick helped Real Madrid to a third successive Champions League title on Saturday with a 3-1 victory over a Liverpool side thwarted by a pair of goalkeeping blunders and Mohamed...More >>
    Gareth Bale's mesmerizing scissor-kick helped Real Madrid to a third successive Champions League title on Saturday with a 3-1 victory over a Liverpool side thwarted by a pair of goalkeeping blunders and Mohamed Salah being forced off injured.More >>
  • Nola takes no-no into 7th, Phils top Jays and lead NL East

    Nola takes no-no into 7th, Phils top Jays and lead NL East

    Sunday, May 27 2018 1:06 AM EDT2018-05-27 05:06:40 GMT
    (AP Photo/Derik Hamilton). Philadelphia Phillies starting pitcher Aaron Nola throws during the first inning of a baseball game against the Toronto Blue Jays, Saturday, May 26, 2018, in Philadelphia.(AP Photo/Derik Hamilton). Philadelphia Phillies starting pitcher Aaron Nola throws during the first inning of a baseball game against the Toronto Blue Jays, Saturday, May 26, 2018, in Philadelphia.
    Aaron Nola took a no-hitter into the seventh inning, Nick Williams hit his third pinch-hit homer of the year in the eighth and the Philadelphia Phillies moved into first in the NL East with a 2-1 win over the...More >>
    Aaron Nola took a no-hitter into the seventh inning, Nick Williams hit his third pinch-hit homer of the year in the eighth and the Philadelphia Phillies moved into first in the NL East with a 2-1 win over the Toronto Blue Jays.More >>
  • Pedroia returns as Red Sox beat Braves 8-6

    Pedroia returns as Red Sox beat Braves 8-6

    Sunday, May 27 2018 12:20 AM EDT2018-05-27 04:20:23 GMT
    (AP Photo/Winslow Townson). Boston Red Sox's Andrew Benintendi watches his two-run triple against the Atlanta Braves during the seventh inning of a baseball game at Fenway Park in Boston, Saturday, May 26, 2018.(AP Photo/Winslow Townson). Boston Red Sox's Andrew Benintendi watches his two-run triple against the Atlanta Braves during the seventh inning of a baseball game at Fenway Park in Boston, Saturday, May 26, 2018.
    Andrew Benintendi homers as Boston Red Sox knock off Atlanta Braves 8-6.More >>
    Andrew Benintendi homers as Boston Red Sox knock off Atlanta Braves 8-6.More >>
  • Paul receiving regular treatment to return for Rockets

    Paul receiving regular treatment to return for Rockets

    Saturday, May 26 2018 11:45 PM EDT2018-05-27 03:45:45 GMT
    (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File). FILE - In this Tuesday, May 22, 2018, file photo, Houston Rockets' Chris Paul watches during the second half in Game 4 of the NBA basketball Western Conference Finals against the Golden State Warriors in Oakland, C...(AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File). FILE - In this Tuesday, May 22, 2018, file photo, Houston Rockets' Chris Paul watches during the second half in Game 4 of the NBA basketball Western Conference Finals against the Golden State Warriors in Oakland, C...
    Rockets star Chris Paul is receiving treatment "around the clock" on his injured right hamstring and coach Mike D'Antoni hopes it will only be a matter of days before he is healthy again.More >>
    Rockets star Chris Paul is receiving treatment "around the clock" on his injured right hamstring and coach Mike D'Antoni hopes it will only be a matter of days before he is healthy again.More >>
  • Semenya wins Prefontaine 800 in world's best time this year

    Semenya wins Prefontaine 800 in world's best time this year

    Saturday, May 26 2018 11:26 PM EDT2018-05-27 03:26:55 GMT
    South Africa's Caster Semenya won 800 meters at the Prefontaine Classic while controversy swirls about a rule that could limit her from competing at the distance.More >>
    South Africa's Caster Semenya won 800 meters at the Prefontaine Classic while controversy swirls about a rule that could limit her from competing at the distance.More >>
  • The Latest: Klopp unhappy with Ramos 'wrestling' Salah

    The Latest: Klopp unhappy with Ramos 'wrestling' Salah

    Saturday, May 26 2018 9:44 PM EDT2018-05-27 01:44:47 GMT
    (UEFA Pool via AP). Liverpool coach Juergen Klopp raises a glass during a press conference at the Olympic stadium in Kiev, Ukraine, Friday, May 25, 2018 ahead of the Champions League final soccer match between Real Madrid and Liverpool on Saturday May ...(UEFA Pool via AP). Liverpool coach Juergen Klopp raises a glass during a press conference at the Olympic stadium in Kiev, Ukraine, Friday, May 25, 2018 ahead of the Champions League final soccer match between Real Madrid and Liverpool on Saturday May ...
    Kiev police say they evacuated five stations on the city's subway network after a hoax caller warned of bomb attacks.More >>
    Kiev police say they evacuated five stations on the city's subway network after a hoax caller warned of bomb attacks.More >>
  • Keselowski becomes first repeat winner on Xfinity Series

    Keselowski becomes first repeat winner on Xfinity Series

    Saturday, May 26 2018 9:04 PM EDT2018-05-27 01:04:21 GMT
    (AP Photo/Chuck Burton). Brad Keselowski, front left, leads the field at the start of the NASCAR Xfinity series auto race at Charlotte Motor Speedway in Charlotte, N.C., Saturday, May 26, 2018.(AP Photo/Chuck Burton). Brad Keselowski, front left, leads the field at the start of the NASCAR Xfinity series auto race at Charlotte Motor Speedway in Charlotte, N.C., Saturday, May 26, 2018.
    Brad Keselowski became the first repeat winner on the Xfinity Series this season, taking the rain-delayed race at Charlotte Motor Speedway.More >>
    Brad Keselowski became the first repeat winner on the Xfinity Series this season, taking the rain-delayed race at Charlotte Motor Speedway.More >>
  • Accelerate spurts ahead in stretch to win Grade 1 Gold Cup

    Accelerate spurts ahead in stretch to win Grade 1 Gold Cup

    Saturday, May 26 2018 8:17 PM EDT2018-05-27 00:17:15 GMT
    (Benoit Photo via AP). In a photo provided by Benoit Photo, Accelerate and jockey Victor Espinoza win the Grade I, $500,000 Gold Cup horse race at Santa Anita on Saturday, May 26, 2018, at Santa Anita in Arcadia, Calif.(Benoit Photo via AP). In a photo provided by Benoit Photo, Accelerate and jockey Victor Espinoza win the Grade I, $500,000 Gold Cup horse race at Santa Anita on Saturday, May 26, 2018, at Santa Anita in Arcadia, Calif.
    Accelerate rallied in the stretch to win the $500,000 Gold Cup at Santa Anita by 4 1/4 lengths over Dr. Dorr, trained by Bob Baffert.More >>
    Accelerate rallied in the stretch to win the $500,000 Gold Cup at Santa Anita by 4 1/4 lengths over Dr. Dorr, trained by Bob Baffert.More >>
  • Warriors facing elimination but undaunted entering Game 6

    Warriors facing elimination but undaunted entering Game 6

    Saturday, May 26 2018 8:17 PM EDT2018-05-27 00:17:10 GMT
    (AP Photo/Eric Christian Smith). Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry, left, passes the ball over Houston Rockets guard Eric Gordon (10) during the second half of Game 5 of the NBA basketball playoffs Western Conference finals Thursday, May 24, 20...(AP Photo/Eric Christian Smith). Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry, left, passes the ball over Houston Rockets guard Eric Gordon (10) during the second half of Game 5 of the NBA basketball playoffs Western Conference finals Thursday, May 24, 20...
    If the Golden State Warriors are worried as they head into Game 6 of the Western Conference finals on the brink of being eliminated by the Houston Rockets, they aren't showing it.More >>
    If the Golden State Warriors are worried as they head into Game 6 of the Western Conference finals on the brink of being eliminated by the Houston Rockets, they aren't showing it.More >>
  • Phillies' Nola loses no-hit bid vs Jays with 2 outs in 7th

    Phillies' Nola loses no-hit bid vs Jays with 2 outs in 7th

    Saturday, May 26 2018 7:48 PM EDT2018-05-26 23:48:44 GMT
    Aaron Nola of the Philadelphia Phillies is pitching a no-hitter through six innings against the Toronto Blue Jays.More >>
    Aaron Nola of the Philadelphia Phillies is pitching a no-hitter through six innings against the Toronto Blue Jays.More >>
  • Defenders as important to Fleury, as he is to Golden Knights

    Defenders as important to Fleury, as he is to Golden Knights

    Saturday, May 26 2018 7:37 PM EDT2018-05-26 23:37:19 GMT
    (Trevor Hagan/The Canadian Press via AP). Vegas Golden Knights goaltender Marc-Andre Fleury (29) deflects the puck wide of the net during first period NHL hockey action against the Winnipeg Jets' during Western Conference Finals, game 5, in Winnipeg, S...(Trevor Hagan/The Canadian Press via AP). Vegas Golden Knights goaltender Marc-Andre Fleury (29) deflects the puck wide of the net during first period NHL hockey action against the Winnipeg Jets' during Western Conference Finals, game 5, in Winnipeg, S...
    Marc-Andre Fleury has been the foundation for the Vegas Golden Knights' run to the Stanley Cup Final.More >>
    Marc-Andre Fleury has been the foundation for the Vegas Golden Knights' run to the Stanley Cup Final.More >>
  • Cavs' Kevin Love to miss Game 7 vs. Celtics with concussion

    Cavs' Kevin Love to miss Game 7 vs. Celtics with concussion

    Saturday, May 26 2018 6:25 PM EDT2018-05-26 22:25:59 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ron Schwane). Cleveland Cavaliers' Kevin Love sits on the court while holding his head during the first half of Game 6 of the team's NBA basketball Eastern Conference finals against the Boston Celtics, Friday, May 25, 2018, in Cleveland.(AP Photo/Ron Schwane). Cleveland Cavaliers' Kevin Love sits on the court while holding his head during the first half of Game 6 of the team's NBA basketball Eastern Conference finals against the Boston Celtics, Friday, May 25, 2018, in Cleveland.
    Cavaliers All-Star forward Kevin Love uncertain for Game 7 after blow to the head in Game 6 of the Eastern Conference finals.More >>
    Cavaliers All-Star forward Kevin Love uncertain for Game 7 after blow to the head in Game 6 of the Eastern Conference finals.More >>
  • Red Sox 2B Pedroia returns to lineup after knee surgery

    Red Sox 2B Pedroia returns to lineup after knee surgery

    Saturday, May 26 2018 6:05 PM EDT2018-05-26 22:05:20 GMT
    (AP Photo/Elise Amendola). Boston Red Sox second baseman Dustin Pedroia speaks to teammates in the dugout before an interleague baseball game against the Atlanta Braves at Fenway Park, Friday, May 25, 2018, in Boston. Pedroia is making his return after...(AP Photo/Elise Amendola). Boston Red Sox second baseman Dustin Pedroia speaks to teammates in the dugout before an interleague baseball game against the Atlanta Braves at Fenway Park, Friday, May 25, 2018, in Boston. Pedroia is making his return after...
    Red Sox star second baseman Dustin Pedroia's comeback from offseason knee surgery is complete.More >>
    Red Sox star second baseman Dustin Pedroia's comeback from offseason knee surgery is complete.More >>
  • NBA group volunteers with grieving kids over Memorial Day

    NBA group volunteers with grieving kids over Memorial Day

    Saturday, May 26 2018 6:04 PM EDT2018-05-26 22:04:40 GMT
    (AP Photo/Cliff Owen). Flags fill the backpack of a members of the Army 3d U.S. Infantry Regiment, The Old Guard, as they place flags at headstone, in honor the nation's fallen military heroes during its annual Flags In ceremony at Arlington National C...(AP Photo/Cliff Owen). Flags fill the backpack of a members of the Army 3d U.S. Infantry Regiment, The Old Guard, as they place flags at headstone, in honor the nation's fallen military heroes during its annual Flags In ceremony at Arlington National C...
    For some NBA players and coaches, Memorial Day weekend is a time to give back.More >>
    For some NBA players and coaches, Memorial Day weekend is a time to give back.More >>
  • Molinari tied with McIlroy after 3 rounds at Wentworth

    Molinari tied with McIlroy after 3 rounds at Wentworth

    Saturday, May 26 2018 5:56 PM EDT2018-05-26 21:56:50 GMT
    (Adam Davy/PA via AP). England's Eddie Pepperell during day two of the 2018 BMW PGA Championship at Wentworth Golf Club, Surrey, England Friday May 25, 2018.(Adam Davy/PA via AP). England's Eddie Pepperell during day two of the 2018 BMW PGA Championship at Wentworth Golf Club, Surrey, England Friday May 25, 2018.
    Francesco Molinari mastered the toughest conditions of the week at Wentworth to shoot a 6-under 66 and share the lead with Rory McIlroy after three rounds of the BMW PGA Championship.More >>
    Francesco Molinari mastered the toughest conditions of the week at Wentworth to shoot a 6-under 66 and share the lead with Rory McIlroy after three rounds of the BMW PGA Championship.More >>
  • Rossi, Daly looking for real-life 'Amazing Race' in Indy 500

    Rossi, Daly looking for real-life 'Amazing Race' in Indy 500

    Saturday, May 26 2018 5:56 PM EDT2018-05-26 21:56:40 GMT
    (AP Photo/Darron Cummings). Alexander Rossi waits in the pits before a practice session for the IndyCar Indianapolis 500 auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, in Indianapolis Monday, May 21, 2018.(AP Photo/Darron Cummings). Alexander Rossi waits in the pits before a practice session for the IndyCar Indianapolis 500 auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, in Indianapolis Monday, May 21, 2018.
    Alexander Rossi and Conor Daly could view the Indy 500 as another leg of "The Amazing Race.".More >>
    Alexander Rossi and Conor Daly could view the Indy 500 as another leg of "The Amazing Race.".More >>
  • Up-and-comers will try to announce arrival at French Open

    Up-and-comers will try to announce arrival at French Open

    Saturday, May 26 2018 5:35 PM EDT2018-05-26 21:35:42 GMT
    (AP Photo/Michel Euler). A tennis ball is pictured on a court at the Roland Garros stadium in Paris, Friday, May 25, 2018. The French Open tennis tournament starts Sunday.(AP Photo/Michel Euler). A tennis ball is pictured on a court at the Roland Garros stadium in Paris, Friday, May 25, 2018. The French Open tennis tournament starts Sunday.
    The French Open could offer some insight on whether any of the youngsters are ready to take a big step in men's tennis.More >>
    The French Open could offer some insight on whether any of the youngsters are ready to take a big step in men's tennis.More >>
  • Fulham secures EPL return, windfall of at least $210m

    Fulham secures EPL return, windfall of at least $210m

    Saturday, May 26 2018 4:58 PM EDT2018-05-26 20:58:15 GMT
    Fulham secured a return to the Premier League after four years away and a windfall of at least $210 million by beating Aston Villa 1-0 in the second-tier English playoff final on Saturday.More >>
    Fulham secured a return to the Premier League after four years away and a windfall of at least $210 million by beating Aston Villa 1-0 in the second-tier English playoff final on Saturday.More >>
  • Boston bound: LeBron pushes Cavs to Game 7 vs. Celtics

    Boston bound: LeBron pushes Cavs to Game 7 vs. Celtics

    Saturday, May 26 2018 4:45 PM EDT2018-05-26 20:45:24 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ron Schwane). Cleveland Cavaliers' LeBron James (23) drives between Boston Celtics' Marcus Morris (13) and Boston Celtics' Marcus Smart (36) during the first half of Game 6 of the NBA basketball Eastern Conference finals Friday, May 25, 2018,...(AP Photo/Ron Schwane). Cleveland Cavaliers' LeBron James (23) drives between Boston Celtics' Marcus Morris (13) and Boston Celtics' Marcus Smart (36) during the first half of Game 6 of the NBA basketball Eastern Conference finals Friday, May 25, 2018,...
    LeBron's 44 points leads Cavs to 109-99 win, forces Game 7.More >>
    LeBron's 44 points leads Cavs to 109-99 win, forces Game 7.More >>
  • Froome effectively seals Giro title in penultimate stage

    Froome effectively seals Giro title in penultimate stage

    Saturday, May 26 2018 4:44 PM EDT2018-05-26 20:44:35 GMT
    (Daniel dal Zennaro/ANSA via AP). Britain's Chris Froome, the new overall leader of the race, signs autographs at the start of the 20th stage of the Giro d'Italia cycling race, from Susa to Cervinia, Italy, Friday, May 25, 2018.(Daniel dal Zennaro/ANSA via AP). Britain's Chris Froome, the new overall leader of the race, signs autographs at the start of the 20th stage of the Giro d'Italia cycling race, from Susa to Cervinia, Italy, Friday, May 25, 2018.
    Chris Froome effectively sealed victory in the Giro d'Italia on Saturday by holding his only remaining challenger in check up the final climb of the three-week race.More >>
    Chris Froome effectively sealed victory in the Giro d'Italia on Saturday by holding his only remaining challenger in check up the final climb of the three-week race.More >>
  • Platini vows to return to soccer after Swiss justice move

    Platini vows to return to soccer after Swiss justice move

    Saturday, May 26 2018 2:19 PM EDT2018-05-26 18:19:00 GMT
    Banned former UEFA President and FIFA vice president Michel Platini says he is planning to return to soccer after Swiss federal prosecutors confirmed he was not being charged in an investigation into possible...More >>
    Banned former UEFA President and FIFA vice president Michel Platini says he is planning to return to soccer after Swiss federal prosecutors confirmed he was not being charged in an investigation into possible financial wrongdoing.More >>
  • Rockets lose ailing Chris Paul, vow to dig in for Game 6

    Rockets lose ailing Chris Paul, vow to dig in for Game 6

    Saturday, May 26 2018 1:57 PM EDT2018-05-26 17:57:56 GMT
    (AP Photo/David J. Phillip). Houston Rockets guard Chris Paul wears the Santa Fe High School logo during the first half in Game 5 of the team's NBA basketball playoffs Western Conference finals against the Golden State Warriors in Houston, Thursday, Ma...(AP Photo/David J. Phillip). Houston Rockets guard Chris Paul wears the Santa Fe High School logo during the first half in Game 5 of the team's NBA basketball playoffs Western Conference finals against the Golden State Warriors in Houston, Thursday, Ma...
    Houston's Chris Paul will miss Game 6 of the Western Conference finals against the Golden State Warriors on Saturday night because of a hamstring injury.More >>
    Houston's Chris Paul will miss Game 6 of the Western Conference finals against the Golden State Warriors on Saturday night because of a hamstring injury.More >>
  • Helio chasing No. 4 as his Indy 500 career winds down

    Helio chasing No. 4 as his Indy 500 career winds down

    Saturday, May 26 2018 1:38 PM EDT2018-05-26 17:38:08 GMT
    (AP Photo/Michael Conroy). Drivers Helio Castroneves, of Brazil, left, and Josef Newgarden, right, talk with team president Tim Cindric during a rain delay of a practice session for the IndyCar Indianapolis 500 auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway,...(AP Photo/Michael Conroy). Drivers Helio Castroneves, of Brazil, left, and Josef Newgarden, right, talk with team president Tim Cindric during a rain delay of a practice session for the IndyCar Indianapolis 500 auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway,...
    Helio Castroneves is back at the Indy 500 to chase a record-tying 4th victory.More >>
    Helio Castroneves is back at the Indy 500 to chase a record-tying 4th victory.More >>
  • Astros rally vs Miller, pour it on for 11-2 win over Indians

    Astros rally vs Miller, pour it on for 11-2 win over Indians

    Saturday, May 26 2018 1:05 PM EDT2018-05-26 17:05:53 GMT
    (AP Photo/David Dermer). Houston Astros' Jose Altuve celebrates after hitting a two-run double off Cleveland Indians relief pitcher Andrew Miller during the eighth inning of a baseball game Friday, May 25, 2018, in Cleveland.(AP Photo/David Dermer). Houston Astros' Jose Altuve celebrates after hitting a two-run double off Cleveland Indians relief pitcher Andrew Miller during the eighth inning of a baseball game Friday, May 25, 2018, in Cleveland.
    Jose Altuve tied it in the eighth inning with a two-run double off Andrew Miller and then scored the go-ahead run on Marwin Gonzalez's squeeze bunt, and the Houston Astros scored 11 times in the final two innings...More >>
    Jose Altuve tied it in the eighth inning with a two-run double off Andrew Miller and then scored the go-ahead run on Marwin Gonzalez's squeeze bunt, and the Houston Astros scored 11 times in the final two innings to beat the Cleveland Indians 11-2.More >>
  • Torres homers in 4th straight game as Yankees top Angels 2-1

    Torres homers in 4th straight game as Yankees top Angels 2-1

    Saturday, May 26 2018 11:56 AM EDT2018-05-26 15:56:33 GMT
    (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II). Los Angeles Angels catcher Martin Maldonado watches as New York Yankees' Gleyber Torres, left, follows through on a home run during the seventh inning of a baseball game Friday, May 25, 2018, in New York.(AP Photo/Frank Franklin II). Los Angeles Angels catcher Martin Maldonado watches as New York Yankees' Gleyber Torres, left, follows through on a home run during the seventh inning of a baseball game Friday, May 25, 2018, in New York.
    Gleyber Torres became the youngest AL player to homer in four straight games, Aaron Judge threw out two runners from right field and the Yankees beat the Los Angeles Angels 2-1 in the opener of a series showcasing...More >>
    Gleyber Torres became the youngest AL player to homer in four straight games, Aaron Judge threw out two runners from right field and the Yankees beat the Los Angeles Angels 2-1 in the opener of a series showcasing some of the sport's brightest stars.More >>
  • Paxton continues dominant May as Mariners beat Twins 2-1

    Paxton continues dominant May as Mariners beat Twins 2-1

    Saturday, May 26 2018 10:17 AM EDT2018-05-26 14:17:13 GMT
    (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson). Seattle Mariners starting pitcher James Paxton throws to a Minnesota Twins batter during the first inning of a baseball game Friday, May 25, 2018, in Seattle.(AP Photo/Elaine Thompson). Seattle Mariners starting pitcher James Paxton throws to a Minnesota Twins batter during the first inning of a baseball game Friday, May 25, 2018, in Seattle.
    James Paxton continued his dominant month allowing one run in seven innings and striking out 11, and Mitch Haniger's two-out RBI single in the sixth inning helped give the Seattle Mariners a 2-1 win over the...More >>
    James Paxton continued his dominant month allowing one run in seven innings and striking out 11, and Mitch Haniger's two-out RBI single in the sixth inning helped give the Seattle Mariners a 2-1 win over the Minnesota Twins.More >>
  • LEADING OFF: Yankees to activate Bird, Red Sox cut Hanley

    LEADING OFF: Yankees to activate Bird, Red Sox cut Hanley

    Saturday, May 26 2018 10:07 AM EDT2018-05-26 14:07:33 GMT
    (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez, File). FILE - In this Oct. 14, 2017, file photo, New York Yankees' Greg Bird fields a grounder by Houston Astros' Brian McCann during the fifth inning of Game 2 of baseball's American League Championship Series in Houston. The...(AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez, File). FILE - In this Oct. 14, 2017, file photo, New York Yankees' Greg Bird fields a grounder by Houston Astros' Brian McCann during the fifth inning of Game 2 of baseball's American League Championship Series in Houston. The...
    LEADING OFF: Yankees set to activate Bird, Red Sox cut Hanley.More >>
    LEADING OFF: Yankees set to activate Bird, Red Sox cut Hanley.More >>
  • Bucks player 'gave in' during arrest to avoid officers' guns

    Bucks player 'gave in' during arrest to avoid officers' guns

    Saturday, May 26 2018 9:48 AM EDT2018-05-26 13:48:09 GMT
    (Milwaukee Police Department via AP). This Jan. 26, 2018 police body-camera footage released by Milwaukee Police Department shows NBA Bucks guard Sterling Brown as he talks to arresting police officers after being shot by a stun gun in a Walgreens park...(Milwaukee Police Department via AP). This Jan. 26, 2018 police body-camera footage released by Milwaukee Police Department shows NBA Bucks guard Sterling Brown as he talks to arresting police officers after being shot by a stun gun in a Walgreens park...
    NBA player Sterling Brown says he tried to remain calm when Milwaukee police used a stun gun to take him down during his arrest for a parking violation.More >>
    NBA player Sterling Brown says he tried to remain calm when Milwaukee police used a stun gun to take him down during his arrest for a parking violation.More >>
  • Civils rights activists rally outside of NFL headquarters

    Civils rights activists rally outside of NFL headquarters

    Saturday, May 26 2018 6:15 AM EDT2018-05-26 10:15:28 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ralph Russo). New York Councilman Jumaane D. Williams, second from right, with the help of  Kirsten John Foy, second from left, Northeast Regional Director of the National Action Network, holds a jersey with Colin Kaepernick's name on the bac...(AP Photo/Ralph Russo). New York Councilman Jumaane D. Williams, second from right, with the help of Kirsten John Foy, second from left, Northeast Regional Director of the National Action Network, holds a jersey with Colin Kaepernick's name on the bac...
    Civil rights activists gathered outside of NFL headquarters, calling on team owners to overturn a new policy aimed at stopping player protests during the national anthem and encouraging boycotting of league and...More >>
    Civil rights activists gathered outside of NFL headquarters, calling on team owners to overturn a new policy aimed at stopping player protests during the national anthem and encouraging boycotting of league and sponsors.More >>
  • Kyle Busch looks to check off box, win at Charlotte

    Kyle Busch looks to check off box, win at Charlotte

    Saturday, May 26 2018 2:25 AM EDT2018-05-26 06:25:03 GMT
    (AP Photo/Chuck Burton). Kyle Busch waits in Victory Lane after winning the pole position for the NASCAR Cup series auto race at Charlotte Motor Speedway in Charlotte, N.C., Thursday, May 24, 2018.(AP Photo/Chuck Burton). Kyle Busch waits in Victory Lane after winning the pole position for the NASCAR Cup series auto race at Charlotte Motor Speedway in Charlotte, N.C., Thursday, May 24, 2018.
    Kyle Busch has won a NASCAR Cup points race at every track except one.More >>
    Kyle Busch has won a NASCAR Cup points race at every track except one.More >>
  • Kershaw marks 10-year anniversary of MLB debut on DL

    Kershaw marks 10-year anniversary of MLB debut on DL

    Saturday, May 26 2018 1:44 AM EDT2018-05-26 05:44:48 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill). Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Clayton Kershaw attends batting practice prior to a baseball game against the San Diego Padres, Friday, May 25, 2018, in Los Angeles.(AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill). Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Clayton Kershaw attends batting practice prior to a baseball game against the San Diego Padres, Friday, May 25, 2018, in Los Angeles.
    Clayton Kershaw marked the 10-year anniversary of his major league debut for the Los Angeles Dodgers on the disabled list.More >>
    Clayton Kershaw marked the 10-year anniversary of his major league debut for the Los Angeles Dodgers on the disabled list.More >>
  • Disgruntled fans break into Brazil pre-World Cup training

    Disgruntled fans break into Brazil pre-World Cup training

    Saturday, May 26 2018 12:25 AM EDT2018-05-26 04:25:47 GMT
    (AP Photo/Leo Correa). Brazil's William goes for the ball during a national soccer team practice session ahead of the World Cup in Russia, at the Granja Comary training center in Teresopolis, Brazil, Friday, May 25, 2018.(AP Photo/Leo Correa). Brazil's William goes for the ball during a national soccer team practice session ahead of the World Cup in Russia, at the Granja Comary training center in Teresopolis, Brazil, Friday, May 25, 2018.
    Brazil fans have cheered their team in the first and only meeting with players before they travel to the World Cup in Russia, but many others also complained about the squad's lack of contact with local supporters.More >>
    Brazil fans have cheered their team in the first and only meeting with players before they travel to the World Cup in Russia, but many others also complained about the squad's lack of contact with local supporters.More >>
  • Rose has 2nd-round Colonial lead; up-and-down Grillo 1 back

    Rose has 2nd-round Colonial lead; up-and-down Grillo 1 back

    Saturday, May 26 2018 12:15 AM EDT2018-05-26 04:15:58 GMT
    Justin Rose shot a 6-under 64 to take the lead after two rounds in the Fort Worth Invitational at Colonial.More >>
    Justin Rose shot a 6-under 64 to take the lead after two rounds in the Fort Worth Invitational at Colonial.More >>
  • Cavs All-Star Love sustains head injury in Game 6

    Cavs All-Star Love sustains head injury in Game 6

    Friday, May 25 2018 11:28 PM EDT2018-05-26 03:28:05 GMT
    Cavaliers All-Star forward Kevin Love left Game 6 of the Eastern Conference finals after banging heads with Boston's Jayson Tatum.More >>
    Cavaliers All-Star forward Kevin Love left Game 6 of the Eastern Conference finals after banging heads with Boston's Jayson Tatum.More >>
  • Mariners land Denard Span, Alex Colome in deal with Rays

    Mariners land Denard Span, Alex Colome in deal with Rays

    Friday, May 25 2018 11:06 PM EDT2018-05-26 03:06:09 GMT
    (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara). Tampa Bay Rays catcher Wilson Ramos (40) celebrates with relief pitcher Alex Colome after the team's 6-3 win over the Boston Red Sox in a baseball game Thursday, May 24, 2018, in St. Petersburg, Fla.(AP Photo/Chris O'Meara). Tampa Bay Rays catcher Wilson Ramos (40) celebrates with relief pitcher Alex Colome after the team's 6-3 win over the Boston Red Sox in a baseball game Thursday, May 24, 2018, in St. Petersburg, Fla.
    The Seattle Mariners made the first big deal of the season acquiring outfielder Denard Span and right-handed reliever Alex Colome from the Tampa Bay Rays for two minor leaguers.More >>
    The Seattle Mariners made the first big deal of the season acquiring outfielder Denard Span and right-handed reliever Alex Colome from the Tampa Bay Rays for two minor leaguers.More >>
  • Kyle Hendricks goes 7 strong innings, Cubs beat Giants 6-2

    Kyle Hendricks goes 7 strong innings, Cubs beat Giants 6-2

    Friday, May 25 2018 11:05 PM EDT2018-05-26 03:05:47 GMT
    (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast). San Francisco Giants starting pitcher Derek Holland delivers during the first inning of a baseball game against the Chicago Cubs Friday, May 25, 2018, in Chicago.(AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast). San Francisco Giants starting pitcher Derek Holland delivers during the first inning of a baseball game against the Chicago Cubs Friday, May 25, 2018, in Chicago.
    Kyle Hendricks limited San Francisco to one run and two hits over seven innings, Ben Zobrist lined a tiebreaking two-run double in the seventh and the Chicago Cubs beat the Giants 6-2.More >>
    Kyle Hendricks limited San Francisco to one run and two hits over seven innings, Ben Zobrist lined a tiebreaking two-run double in the seventh and the Chicago Cubs beat the Giants 6-2.More >>
  • LEADING OFF: Yankees to activate Bird, Red Sox cut Hanley

    LEADING OFF: Yankees to activate Bird, Red Sox cut Hanley

    Friday, May 25 2018 11:05 PM EDT2018-05-26 03:05:44 GMT
    (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez, File). FILE - In this Oct. 14, 2017, file photo, New York Yankees' Greg Bird fields a grounder by Houston Astros' Brian McCann during the fifth inning of Game 2 of baseball's American League Championship Series in Houston. The...(AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez, File). FILE - In this Oct. 14, 2017, file photo, New York Yankees' Greg Bird fields a grounder by Houston Astros' Brian McCann during the fifth inning of Game 2 of baseball's American League Championship Series in Houston. The...
    LEADING OFF: Yankees set to activate Bird, Red Sox cut Hanley.More >>
    LEADING OFF: Yankees set to activate Bird, Red Sox cut Hanley.More >>
  • Hanley Ramirez designated for assignment by Red Sox

    Hanley Ramirez designated for assignment by Red Sox

    Friday, May 25 2018 8:45 PM EDT2018-05-26 00:45:40 GMT
    (AP Photo/Charles Krupa, FIle). FILE - In this Sept. 29, 2017, file photo, Boston Red Sox designated hitter Hanley Ramirez takes off his batting helmet after grounding out with bases loaded during the sixth inning of a baseball game against the Houston...(AP Photo/Charles Krupa, FIle). FILE - In this Sept. 29, 2017, file photo, Boston Red Sox designated hitter Hanley Ramirez takes off his batting helmet after grounding out with bases loaded during the sixth inning of a baseball game against the Houston...
    Red Sox designate Hanley Ramirez for assignment, activate Dustin Pedroia from disabled list.More >>
    Red Sox designate Hanley Ramirez for assignment, activate Dustin Pedroia from disabled list.More >>
  • Garbine Muguruza opts for relaxed approach at French Open

    Garbine Muguruza opts for relaxed approach at French Open

    Friday, May 25 2018 8:25 PM EDT2018-05-26 00:25:31 GMT
    (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky, File). FILE - In this March 26, 2018, file photo, Garbine Muguruza, of Spain, returns to Sloane Stephens during the Miami Open tennis tournament in Key Biscayne, Fla.Muguruza will be competing in the French Open tennis tournamen...(AP Photo/Lynne Sladky, File). FILE - In this March 26, 2018, file photo, Garbine Muguruza, of Spain, returns to Sloane Stephens during the Miami Open tennis tournament in Key Biscayne, Fla.Muguruza will be competing in the French Open tennis tournamen...
    If there is a player that should not be afraid by Serena Williams' return to tennis, it's Garbine Muguruza.More >>
    If there is a player that should not be afraid by Serena Williams' return to tennis, it's Garbine Muguruza.More >>
  • Justify won't have Audible to kick around in Belmont Stakes

    Justify won't have Audible to kick around in Belmont Stakes

    Friday, May 25 2018 8:25 PM EDT2018-05-26 00:25:12 GMT
    Kentucky Derby and Preakness winner Justify won't have to further contend with Audible in pursuit of the colt's bid for the Triple Crown.More >>
    Kentucky Derby and Preakness winner Justify won't have to further contend with Audible in pursuit of the colt's bid for the Triple Crown.More >>
  • Mallory, head coach at Indiana, Colorado, dies at 82

    Mallory, head coach at Indiana, Colorado, dies at 82

    Friday, May 25 2018 8:25 PM EDT2018-05-26 00:25:07 GMT
    Bill Mallory, the winningest football coach in Indiana history who also led three other schools to bowl games, has died from a brain injury suffered in a recent fall.More >>
    Bill Mallory, the winningest football coach in Indiana history who also led three other schools to bowl games, has died from a brain injury suffered in a recent fall.More >>
  • Still bad: 71-year-old Ilie Nastase arrested twice in a day

    Still bad: 71-year-old Ilie Nastase arrested twice in a day

    Friday, May 25 2018 5:48 PM EDT2018-05-25 21:48:58 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alastair Grant, File). FILE - In this Monday, May 23, 2016, file photo, former Romanian tennis player Ilie Nastase watches a match at the French Open tennis tournament in Paris, France. Romanian police have arrested former tennis player Ilie ...(AP Photo/Alastair Grant, File). FILE - In this Monday, May 23, 2016, file photo, former Romanian tennis player Ilie Nastase watches a match at the French Open tennis tournament in Paris, France. Romanian police have arrested former tennis player Ilie ...
    Romanian police arrest former tennis player Ilie Nastase twice in the same day, first on suspicion of drunken driving and refusing to take a breathalyzer test, then for riding a scooter without a license.More >>
    Romanian police arrest former tennis player Ilie Nastase twice in the same day, first on suspicion of drunken driving and refusing to take a breathalyzer test, then for riding a scooter without a license.More >>
  • NFL players, coaches grapple with new anthem policy

    NFL players, coaches grapple with new anthem policy

    Friday, May 25 2018 5:16 PM EDT2018-05-25 21:16:02 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren). Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson talks to reporters following NFL football practice, Thursday, May 24, 2018, in Renton, Wash.(AP Photo/Ted S. Warren). Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson talks to reporters following NFL football practice, Thursday, May 24, 2018, in Renton, Wash.
    Seattle Seahawks wide receiver Doug Baldwin had harsh words for the comments made by President Donald Trump regarding the NFL's new national anthem policy, as players began to process the new mandate from the...More >>
    Seattle Seahawks wide receiver Doug Baldwin had harsh words for the comments made by President Donald Trump regarding the NFL's new national anthem policy, as players began to process the new mandate from the league's owners.More >>
  • Baffert thinks Justify has right stuff to win Triple Crown

    Baffert thinks Justify has right stuff to win Triple Crown

    Friday, May 25 2018 5:08 PM EDT2018-05-25 21:08:38 GMT
    (AP Photo/Garry Jones). Assistant trainer Jimmy Barnes holds Preakness Stakes and Kentucky Derby winner Justify as a crowd welcomes the horse back to Barn 33 at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Ky., Sunday, May 20, 2018. Justify will attempt to become th...(AP Photo/Garry Jones). Assistant trainer Jimmy Barnes holds Preakness Stakes and Kentucky Derby winner Justify as a crowd welcomes the horse back to Barn 33 at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Ky., Sunday, May 20, 2018. Justify will attempt to become th...
    Bob Baffert tells 'PodcastOne Sports Now' that he has a good feeling about Justify's chances of winning the Triple Crown.More >>
    Bob Baffert tells 'PodcastOne Sports Now' that he has a good feeling about Justify's chances of winning the Triple Crown.More >>
  • Rockets use strong defense to move a win from NBA Finals

    Rockets use strong defense to move a win from NBA Finals

    Friday, May 25 2018 5:08 PM EDT2018-05-25 21:08:09 GMT
    (AP Photo/Eric Christian Smith). Houston Rockets forward Trevor Ariza, left, is fouled by Golden State Warriors forward Draymond Green during the final moments of Game 5 of the NBA basketball playoffs Western Conference finals, Thursday, May 24, 2018, ...(AP Photo/Eric Christian Smith). Houston Rockets forward Trevor Ariza, left, is fouled by Golden State Warriors forward Draymond Green during the final moments of Game 5 of the NBA basketball playoffs Western Conference finals, Thursday, May 24, 2018, ...
    The Houston Rockets, known for their vaunted offense, have used stingy defense to move within one game of eliminating defending champion Golden State Warriors.More >>
    The Houston Rockets, known for their vaunted offense, have used stingy defense to move within one game of eliminating defending champion Golden State Warriors.More >>
  • Epstein: No trade talks for Cubs despite Machado speculation

    Epstein: No trade talks for Cubs despite Machado speculation

    Friday, May 25 2018 4:17 PM EDT2018-05-25 20:17:48 GMT
    (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast, File). FILE - In this Jan. 12, 2018, file photo, Chicago Cubs president of baseball operations Theo Epstein, right, talks to reporters during the Cubs' annual baseball convention in Chicago. The idea of Manny Machado joi...(AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast, File). FILE - In this Jan. 12, 2018, file photo, Chicago Cubs president of baseball operations Theo Epstein, right, talks to reporters during the Cubs' annual baseball convention in Chicago. The idea of Manny Machado joi...
    Chicago Cubs president of baseball operations Theo Epstein insists his team has not engaged in trade talks, despite speculation about potential deal for Baltimore Orioles superstar Manny Machado.More >>
    Chicago Cubs president of baseball operations Theo Epstein insists his team has not engaged in trade talks, despite speculation about potential deal for Baltimore Orioles superstar Manny Machado.More >>
  • NCAA suspends Louisville's Walz for 1 NCAA Tournament game

    NCAA suspends Louisville's Walz for 1 NCAA Tournament game

    Friday, May 25 2018 4:05 PM EDT2018-05-25 20:05:42 GMT
    (AP Photo/Tony Dejak, File). FILE - In this March 30, 2018, file photo, Louisville head coach Jeff Walz is seen on the sidelines during the second half against Mississippi State in the semifinals of the women's NCAA Final Four college basketball tourna...(AP Photo/Tony Dejak, File). FILE - In this March 30, 2018, file photo, Louisville head coach Jeff Walz is seen on the sidelines during the second half against Mississippi State in the semifinals of the women's NCAA Final Four college basketball tourna...
    Louisville women's coach Jeff Walz receives one-game NCAA Tournament suspension for comments he made during Final Four.More >>
    Louisville women's coach Jeff Walz receives one-game NCAA Tournament suspension for comments he made during Final Four.More >>
  • NFL's policy could mean a new playbook on protests this fall

    NFL's policy could mean a new playbook on protests this fall

    Friday, May 25 2018 4:00 PM EDT2018-05-25 20:00:34 GMT
    (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File). FILE - In this Monday, Sept. 12, 2016, file photo, San Francisco 49ers safety Eric Reid (35) and quarterback Colin Kaepernick (7) kneel during the national anthem before an NFL football game against the Los Angeles...(AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File). FILE - In this Monday, Sept. 12, 2016, file photo, San Francisco 49ers safety Eric Reid (35) and quarterback Colin Kaepernick (7) kneel during the national anthem before an NFL football game against the Los Angeles...
    Now that the NFL is drawing the line against players kneeling during the national anthem, athletes protesting police brutality and racial inequality may need to find a new playbook this fall.More >>
    Now that the NFL is drawing the line against players kneeling during the national anthem, athletes protesting police brutality and racial inequality may need to find a new playbook this fall.More >>
  • Leclerc carries memories of his father, Bianchi at Monaco

    Leclerc carries memories of his father, Bianchi at Monaco

    Friday, May 25 2018 3:36 PM EDT2018-05-25 19:36:42 GMT
    (AP Photo/Claude Paris). Sauber driver Charles Leclerc of Monaco answers to reporters during a news conference, at the Monaco racetrack, in Monaco, Wednesday, May 23, 2018. The Formula one race will be held on Sunday.(AP Photo/Claude Paris). Sauber driver Charles Leclerc of Monaco answers to reporters during a news conference, at the Monaco racetrack, in Monaco, Wednesday, May 23, 2018. The Formula one race will be held on Sunday.
    When Charles Leclerc races for the first time at the Monaco Grand Prix on Sunday, he will carry with him the memories of his father and his close friend Jules Bianchi.More >>
    When Charles Leclerc races for the first time at the Monaco Grand Prix on Sunday, he will carry with him the memories of his father and his close friend Jules Bianchi.More >>
  • Alarmed: LeBron, Cavs facing win-or-else Game 6 vs Celtics

    Alarmed: LeBron, Cavs facing win-or-else Game 6 vs Celtics

    Friday, May 25 2018 1:17 PM EDT2018-05-25 17:17:19 GMT
    (AP Photo/Charles Krupa). Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James (23) puts his jersey on as he watches from the bench area near the end of Game 5 of the team's NBA basketball Eastern Conference finals  against the Boston Celtics, Wednesday, May 23, 2...(AP Photo/Charles Krupa). Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James (23) puts his jersey on as he watches from the bench area near the end of Game 5 of the team's NBA basketball Eastern Conference finals against the Boston Celtics, Wednesday, May 23, 2...
    LeBron, Cavs facing elimination against Celtics in Game 6.More >>
    LeBron, Cavs facing elimination against Celtics in Game 6.More >>
  • Gordon leads Rockets over Warriors 98-94 to take series lead

    Gordon leads Rockets over Warriors 98-94 to take series lead

    Friday, May 25 2018 1:16 PM EDT2018-05-25 17:16:52 GMT
    (AP Photo/David J. Phillip). Houston Rockets guard Chris Paul wears the Santa Fe High School logo during the first half in Game 5 of the team's NBA basketball playoffs Western Conference finals against the Golden State Warriors in Houston, Thursday, Ma...(AP Photo/David J. Phillip). Houston Rockets guard Chris Paul wears the Santa Fe High School logo during the first half in Game 5 of the team's NBA basketball playoffs Western Conference finals against the Golden State Warriors in Houston, Thursday, Ma...
    Eric Gordon came off the bench to score 24 points and his steal on Golden State's last possession secured a 98-94 win by the Houston Rockets to put them up 3-2 in the Western Conference finals on Thursday night.More >>
    Eric Gordon came off the bench to score 24 points and his steal on Golden State's last possession secured a 98-94 win by the Houston Rockets to put them up 3-2 in the Western Conference finals on Thursday night.More >>
  • Women back on the grid at Monaco GP, but in a different role

    Women back on the grid at Monaco GP, but in a different role

    Friday, May 25 2018 12:41 PM EDT2018-05-25 16:41:12 GMT
    (AP Photo/Martin Meissner, file). FILE - In this Aug. 23, 2015 file photo grid girls carry flags prior the Belgium Formula One Grand Prix at the Spa-Francorchamps circuit, Belgium. Women will make a return of sorts to the Formula One grid at this weeke...(AP Photo/Martin Meissner, file). FILE - In this Aug. 23, 2015 file photo grid girls carry flags prior the Belgium Formula One Grand Prix at the Spa-Francorchamps circuit, Belgium. Women will make a return of sorts to the Formula One grid at this weeke...
    Women will make a return of sorts to the Formula One grid at this weekend's Monaco Grand Prix, although not in the previous "grid girls" role now discarded.More >>
    Women will make a return of sorts to the Formula One grid at this weekend's Monaco Grand Prix, although not in the previous "grid girls" role now discarded.More >>
  • Trump pardons late boxer Jack Johnson a century later

    Trump pardons late boxer Jack Johnson a century later

    Friday, May 25 2018 12:39 PM EDT2018-05-25 16:39:54 GMT
    (AP Photo/File). FILE - In this 1932 file photo, boxer Jack Johnson, the first black world heavyweight champion, poses in New York City. President Donald Trump on Thursday, May 24, 2018, granted a rare posthumous pardon to boxing's first black heavywei...(AP Photo/File). FILE - In this 1932 file photo, boxer Jack Johnson, the first black world heavyweight champion, poses in New York City. President Donald Trump on Thursday, May 24, 2018, granted a rare posthumous pardon to boxing's first black heavywei...
    President Donald Trump has granted a rare posthumous pardon to boxing's first black heavyweight champion more than 100 years after what many see as his racially charged conviction.More >>
    President Donald Trump has granted a rare posthumous pardon to boxing's first black heavyweight champion more than 100 years after what many see as his racially charged conviction.More >>
  • Na's ending 90-foot chip to lead Colonial after first again

    Na's ending 90-foot chip to lead Colonial after first again

    Friday, May 25 2018 11:47 AM EDT2018-05-25 15:47:13 GMT
    Kevin Na chipped in from the rough more than 90 feet away for a closing birdie to take another first-round lead at Colonial.More >>
    Kevin Na chipped in from the rough more than 90 feet away for a closing birdie to take another first-round lead at Colonial.More >>
  • LEADING OFF: Pedroia rejoins Red Sox, Diamondback doldrums

    LEADING OFF: Pedroia rejoins Red Sox, Diamondback doldrums

    Friday, May 25 2018 11:46 AM EDT2018-05-25 15:46:59 GMT
    (AP Photo/Morry Gash). Arizona Diamondbacks starting pitcher Zack Godley throws during the first inning of a baseball game against the Milwaukee Brewers Wednesday, May 23, 2018, in Milwaukee.(AP Photo/Morry Gash). Arizona Diamondbacks starting pitcher Zack Godley throws during the first inning of a baseball game against the Milwaukee Brewers Wednesday, May 23, 2018, in Milwaukee.
    LEADING OFF: Dustin Pedroia set to rejoin Red Sox, Diamondbacks try to end skid, Pirates rookie Meadows off to fast start.More >>
    LEADING OFF: Dustin Pedroia set to rejoin Red Sox, Diamondbacks try to end skid, Pirates rookie Meadows off to fast start.More >>
  • Astros' Morton stays unbeaten with 8-2 win over Indians

    Astros' Morton stays unbeaten with 8-2 win over Indians

    Friday, May 25 2018 9:57 AM EDT2018-05-25 13:57:52 GMT
    (AP Photo/Tony Dejak). Houston Astros starting pitcher Charlie Morton delivers in the first inning of a baseball game against the Cleveland Indians, Thursday, May 24, 2018, in Cleveland.(AP Photo/Tony Dejak). Houston Astros starting pitcher Charlie Morton delivers in the first inning of a baseball game against the Cleveland Indians, Thursday, May 24, 2018, in Cleveland.
    Charlie Morton runs record to 7-0, Alex Bregman, Jake Marisnick hit 3-run homers as Astros roll past Indians 8-2.More >>
    Charlie Morton runs record to 7-0, Alex Bregman, Jake Marisnick hit 3-run homers as Astros roll past Indians 8-2.More >>
  • Body camera video is latest setback for Milwaukee police

    Body camera video is latest setback for Milwaukee police

    Friday, May 25 2018 9:40 AM EDT2018-05-25 13:40:42 GMT
    (Milwaukee Police Department via AP). This Jan. 26, 2018 police body-camera footage released by Milwaukee Police Department shows NBA Bucks guard Sterling Brown as he talks to arresting police officers after being shot by a stun gun in a Walgreens park...(Milwaukee Police Department via AP). This Jan. 26, 2018 police body-camera footage released by Milwaukee Police Department shows NBA Bucks guard Sterling Brown as he talks to arresting police officers after being shot by a stun gun in a Walgreens park...
    Community groups in Milwaukee are criticizing police over newly released body-camera footage of Bucks player Sterling Brown's January arrest.More >>
    Community groups in Milwaukee are criticizing police over newly released body-camera footage of Bucks player Sterling Brown's January arrest.More >>
  • Jutanugarn, Masson, Kang, Olson share LPGA Tour lead

    Jutanugarn, Masson, Kang, Olson share LPGA Tour lead

    Friday, May 25 2018 7:45 AM EDT2018-05-25 11:45:45 GMT
    (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio). Amy Olson drives from the 16th tee during the first round of the LPGA Volvik Championship golf tournament at Travis Pointe Country Club on Thursday, May 24, 2018, in Ann Arbor, Mich.(AP Photo/Carlos Osorio). Amy Olson drives from the 16th tee during the first round of the LPGA Volvik Championship golf tournament at Travis Pointe Country Club on Thursday, May 24, 2018, in Ann Arbor, Mich.
    Moriya Jutanugarn, Caroline Masson, Danielle Kang and Amy Olson shot 6-under 66 to share the first-round lead in the LPGA Tour's Volvik Championship.More >>
    Moriya Jutanugarn, Caroline Masson, Danielle Kang and Amy Olson shot 6-under 66 to share the first-round lead in the LPGA Tour's Volvik Championship.More >>
  • MLB panel says baseballs getting extra lift, cause unknown

    MLB panel says baseballs getting extra lift, cause unknown

    Friday, May 25 2018 2:56 AM EDT2018-05-25 06:56:10 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill, File). FILE - In this May 2, 2018, file photo, Los Angeles Angels' Albert Pujols, right, hits a solo home run in front of Baltimore Orioles catcher Caleb Joseph, left, and home plate umpire Roberto Ortiz during the first inni...(AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill, File). FILE - In this May 2, 2018, file photo, Los Angeles Angels' Albert Pujols, right, hits a solo home run in front of Baltimore Orioles catcher Caleb Joseph, left, and home plate umpire Roberto Ortiz during the first inni...
    Baseballs really are getting extra lift, and it's not from batters' exaggerated upper cuts, according to a committee of researchers hired by the commissioner's office.More >>
    Baseballs really are getting extra lift, and it's not from batters' exaggerated upper cuts, according to a committee of researchers hired by the commissioner's office.More >>
  • NFL teams under no time pressure to form own anthem policies

    NFL teams under no time pressure to form own anthem policies

    Friday, May 25 2018 2:29 AM EDT2018-05-25 06:29:11 GMT
    (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File). FILE - In this Monday, Sept. 12, 2016, file photo, San Francisco 49ers safety Eric Reid (35) and quarterback Colin Kaepernick (7) kneel during the national anthem before an NFL football game against the Los Angeles...(AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File). FILE - In this Monday, Sept. 12, 2016, file photo, San Francisco 49ers safety Eric Reid (35) and quarterback Colin Kaepernick (7) kneel during the national anthem before an NFL football game against the Los Angeles...
    With its popularity threatened and critics stretching all the way to the White House, the NFL tries to get past the debate over taking a knee during the national anthem but seems to muddle the issue even more.More >>
    With its popularity threatened and critics stretching all the way to the White House, the NFL tries to get past the debate over taking a knee during the national anthem but seems to muddle the issue even more.More >>
  • Oldest in majors, Rangers pitcher Bartolo Colon turns 45

    Oldest in majors, Rangers pitcher Bartolo Colon turns 45

    Friday, May 25 2018 2:28 AM EDT2018-05-25 06:28:52 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard W. Rodriguez). Texas Rangers starting pitcher Bartolo Colon delivers in the first inning of a baseball game against the New York Yankees, Monday, May 21, 2018, in Arlington, Texas.(AP Photo/Richard W. Rodriguez). Texas Rangers starting pitcher Bartolo Colon delivers in the first inning of a baseball game against the New York Yankees, Monday, May 21, 2018, in Arlington, Texas.
    Texas pitcher Bartolo Colon has turned 45 years old.More >>
    Texas pitcher Bartolo Colon has turned 45 years old.More >>
  • Seahawks' Baldwin says NFL "really missed it" with policy

    Seahawks' Baldwin says NFL "really missed it" with policy

    Friday, May 25 2018 1:14 AM EDT2018-05-25 05:14:56 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren). Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson talks to reporters following NFL football practice, Thursday, May 24, 2018, in Renton, Wash.(AP Photo/Ted S. Warren). Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson talks to reporters following NFL football practice, Thursday, May 24, 2018, in Renton, Wash.
    Seattle Seahawks wide receiver Doug Baldwin had harsh words for the comments made by President Donald Trump regarding the NFL's new national anthem policy, as players began to process the new mandate from the...More >>
    Seattle Seahawks wide receiver Doug Baldwin had harsh words for the comments made by President Donald Trump regarding the NFL's new national anthem policy, as players began to process the new mandate from the league's owners.More >>
  • 'It's about time': Trump pardons late boxer Jack Johnson

    'It's about time': Trump pardons late boxer Jack Johnson

    Friday, May 25 2018 12:25 AM EDT2018-05-25 04:25:47 GMT
    President Donald Trump had pardoned boxing's first black heavyweight champion more than 100 years after Jack Johnson was convicted by an all-white jury of "immorality" for one of his relationships.More >>
    President Donald Trump had pardoned boxing's first black heavyweight champion more than 100 years after Jack Johnson was convicted by an all-white jury of "immorality" for one of his relationships.More >>
  • 2B Pedroia returns from bad knee, rejoins Red Sox on Friday

    2B Pedroia returns from bad knee, rejoins Red Sox on Friday

    Thursday, May 24 2018 10:42 PM EDT2018-05-25 02:42:52 GMT
    Star second baseman Dustin Pedroia will be activated by the Red Sox on Friday after missing Boston's first 50 games while recovering from knee surgery.More >>
    Star second baseman Dustin Pedroia will be activated by the Red Sox on Friday after missing Boston's first 50 games while recovering from knee surgery.More >>
  • Golden State's Iguodala to miss Game 5 against Rockets

    Golden State's Iguodala to miss Game 5 against Rockets

    Thursday, May 24 2018 9:36 PM EDT2018-05-25 01:36:45 GMT
    Golden State's Andre Iguodala will miss Game 5 of the Western Conference finals against the Houston Rockets on Thursday night.More >>
    Golden State's Andre Iguodala will miss Game 5 of the Western Conference finals against the Houston Rockets on Thursday night.More >>
  • Trump suggests NFL players who kneel shouldn't be in US

    Trump suggests NFL players who kneel shouldn't be in US

    Thursday, May 24 2018 8:16 PM EDT2018-05-25 00:16:24 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump boards Air Force One for a trip to New York to discuss immigration policy, Wednesday, May 23, 2018, in Andrews Air Force Base, Md.(AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump boards Air Force One for a trip to New York to discuss immigration policy, Wednesday, May 23, 2018, in Andrews Air Force Base, Md.
    President Donald Trump is praising a new NFL policy banning kneeling during the national anthem.More >>
    President Donald Trump is praising a new NFL policy banning kneeling during the national anthem.More >>
  • Angels push back Ohtani's next outing as starting pitcher

    Angels push back Ohtani's next outing as starting pitcher

    Thursday, May 24 2018 7:37 PM EDT2018-05-24 23:37:10 GMT
    (Nathan Denette/The Canadian Press via AP). Los Angeles Angels designated hitter Shohei Ohtani (17) scores as he slides safe past Toronto Blue Jays catcher Luke Maile (21) during the ninth inning of a baseball game, Thursday, May 24, 2018 in Toronto.(Nathan Denette/The Canadian Press via AP). Los Angeles Angels designated hitter Shohei Ohtani (17) scores as he slides safe past Toronto Blue Jays catcher Luke Maile (21) during the ninth inning of a baseball game, Thursday, May 24, 2018 in Toronto.
    Angels push back Ohtani's next outing as starting pitcher to manage two-way rookie's workload.More >>
    Angels push back Ohtani's next outing as starting pitcher to manage two-way rookie's workload.More >>
  • Justify gallops in preparation for Belmont and Triple Crown

    Justify gallops in preparation for Belmont and Triple Crown

    Thursday, May 24 2018 6:58 PM EDT2018-05-24 22:58:30 GMT
    Unbeaten Justify prepares for Belmont and Triple Crown with gallop at Churchill Downs.More >>
    Unbeaten Justify prepares for Belmont and Triple Crown with gallop at Churchill Downs.More >>
  • Welington Castillo of White Sox banned 80 games for EPO test

    Welington Castillo of White Sox banned 80 games for EPO test

    Thursday, May 24 2018 6:25 PM EDT2018-05-24 22:25:17 GMT
    (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast). Chicago White Sox catcher Welington Castillo blows a bubble as he waits in the on-deck circle during the sixth inning of the team's baseball game against the Baltimore Orioles on Wednesday, May 23, 2018, in Chicago.(AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast). Chicago White Sox catcher Welington Castillo blows a bubble as he waits in the on-deck circle during the sixth inning of the team's baseball game against the Baltimore Orioles on Wednesday, May 23, 2018, in Chicago.
    White Sox catcher Welington Castillo suspended for 80 games for positive EPO test.More >>
    White Sox catcher Welington Castillo suspended for 80 games for positive EPO test.More >>
  • Quinn: Rangers' job is an 'opportunity I could not pass up'

    Quinn: Rangers' job is an 'opportunity I could not pass up'

    Thursday, May 24 2018 6:16 PM EDT2018-05-24 22:16:17 GMT
    (AP Photo/Seth Wenig). The New York Rangers new head coach David Quinn poses during an NHL hockey news conference in New York, Thursday, May 24, 2018.(AP Photo/Seth Wenig). The New York Rangers new head coach David Quinn poses during an NHL hockey news conference in New York, Thursday, May 24, 2018.
    David Quinn had been contacted by other NHL teams in recent years and chose to remain at Boston University, but when the Rangers came calling he knew it was time to make the move.More >>
    David Quinn had been contacted by other NHL teams in recent years and chose to remain at Boston University, but when the Rangers came calling he knew it was time to make the move.More >>
  • NBA defends quest for 'integrity fee' payment in sports bets

    NBA defends quest for 'integrity fee' payment in sports bets

    Thursday, May 24 2018 5:45 PM EDT2018-05-24 21:45:23 GMT
    The NBA is defending its quest to receive part of the money that states or gambling companies take in as part of legal sports betting.More >>
    The NBA is defending its quest to receive part of the money that states or gambling companies take in as part of legal sports betting.More >>
  • Sharks finalize 7-year deal with high-scoring Evander Kane

    Sharks finalize 7-year deal with high-scoring Evander Kane

    Thursday, May 24 2018 5:45 PM EDT2018-05-24 21:45:18 GMT
    (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File). FILE - In this March 20, 2018, file photo, San Jose Sharks' Evander Kane waits for play to resume during the second period of the team's NHL hockey game against the New Jersey Devils in San Jose, Calif. The Sharks ...(AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File). FILE - In this March 20, 2018, file photo, San Jose Sharks' Evander Kane waits for play to resume during the second period of the team's NHL hockey game against the New Jersey Devils in San Jose, Calif. The Sharks ...
    The San Jose Sharks have signed pending free agent forward Evander Kane to a seven-year contract.More >>
    The San Jose Sharks have signed pending free agent forward Evander Kane to a seven-year contract.More >>
  • Argentine tennis player cited for fixing 2 matches in 2015

    Argentine tennis player cited for fixing 2 matches in 2015

    Thursday, May 24 2018 5:26 PM EDT2018-05-24 21:26:56 GMT
    Argentine tennis player Nicolas Kicker cited for fixing 2 matches in 2015; punishment to come.More >>
    Argentine tennis player Nicolas Kicker cited for fixing 2 matches in 2015; punishment to come.More >>
  • Serena could face Sharapova in 4th round at French Open

    Serena could face Sharapova in 4th round at French Open

    Thursday, May 24 2018 5:15 PM EDT2018-05-24 21:15:35 GMT
    (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky, File). FILE - In this March 21, 2018, file photo, Serena Williams makes a return against Naomi Osaka, of Japan, during the Miami Open tennis tournament in Key Biscayne, Fla. Serena Williams will be competing in the French Open t...(AP Photo/Lynne Sladky, File). FILE - In this March 21, 2018, file photo, Serena Williams makes a return against Naomi Osaka, of Japan, during the Miami Open tennis tournament in Key Biscayne, Fla. Serena Williams will be competing in the French Open t...
    Serena Williams could face Maria Sharapova in the fourth round of the French Open on her return to Grand Slam tennis from maternity leave.More >>
    Serena Williams could face Maria Sharapova in the fourth round of the French Open on her return to Grand Slam tennis from maternity leave.More >>
  • Czech court: Attacker on Petra Kvitova taken into custody

    Czech court: Attacker on Petra Kvitova taken into custody

    Thursday, May 24 2018 4:57 PM EDT2018-05-24 20:57:14 GMT
    (AP Photo/Francisco Seco, File). FILE - In this Saturday, May 12, 2018 file photo, Czech Republic's Petra Kvitova returns a ball to Kiki Bertens of the Netherlands during the Madrid Open tennis tournament final in Madrid, Spain. Kvitova won the final 7...(AP Photo/Francisco Seco, File). FILE - In this Saturday, May 12, 2018 file photo, Czech Republic's Petra Kvitova returns a ball to Kiki Bertens of the Netherlands during the Madrid Open tennis tournament final in Madrid, Spain. Kvitova won the final 7...
    A Czech Republic court has ruled a suspect in a knife attack on two-time Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova be taken into custody.More >>
    A Czech Republic court has ruled a suspect in a knife attack on two-time Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova be taken into custody.More >>
  • Ovechkin, Capitals headed to Stanley Cup Final vs. Vegas

    Ovechkin, Capitals headed to Stanley Cup Final vs. Vegas

    Thursday, May 24 2018 4:57 PM EDT2018-05-24 20:57:07 GMT
    (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara). Washington Capitals left wing Alex Ovechkin (8) holds the Prince of Wales trophy after the Capitals defeated the Tampa Bay Lightning 4-0 during Game 7 of the NHL Eastern Conference finals hockey playoff series Wednesday, May 2...(AP Photo/Chris O'Meara). Washington Capitals left wing Alex Ovechkin (8) holds the Prince of Wales trophy after the Capitals defeated the Tampa Bay Lightning 4-0 during Game 7 of the NHL Eastern Conference finals hockey playoff series Wednesday, May 2...
    Ovechkin: Capitals mission won't be complete unless they beat Golden Knights in Stanley Cup Final.More >>
    Ovechkin: Capitals mission won't be complete unless they beat Golden Knights in Stanley Cup Final.More >>
  • Williams sisters to team up in doubles at French Open

    Williams sisters to team up in doubles at French Open

    Thursday, May 24 2018 4:57 PM EDT2018-05-24 20:57:04 GMT
    (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky, File). FILE - In this March 21, 2018, file photo, Serena Williams makes a return against Naomi Osaka, of Japan, during the Miami Open tennis tournament in Key Biscayne, Fla. Serena Williams will be competing in the French Open t...(AP Photo/Lynne Sladky, File). FILE - In this March 21, 2018, file photo, Serena Williams makes a return against Naomi Osaka, of Japan, during the Miami Open tennis tournament in Key Biscayne, Fla. Serena Williams will be competing in the French Open t...
    French Open organizers say two-time champions Serena and Venus Williams will compete in the doubles tournament at Roland Garros.More >>
    French Open organizers say two-time champions Serena and Venus Williams will compete in the doubles tournament at Roland Garros.More >>
  • Celtics beat Cavs 96-83 in Game 5, lead East finals 3-2

    Celtics beat Cavs 96-83 in Game 5, lead East finals 3-2

    Thursday, May 24 2018 3:45 PM EDT2018-05-24 19:45:15 GMT
    (AP Photo/Charles Krupa). Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James (23) loses the ball out of bounds under defensive pressure from Boston Celtics forward Marcus Morris (13) during the first quarter of Game 5 of the NBA basketball Eastern Conference fin...(AP Photo/Charles Krupa). Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James (23) loses the ball out of bounds under defensive pressure from Boston Celtics forward Marcus Morris (13) during the first quarter of Game 5 of the NBA basketball Eastern Conference fin...
    Rookie Jayson Tatum had 24 points and Al Horford had 15 points and 12 rebounds to help the Boston Celtics beat the Cleveland Cavaliers 96-83 and take a 3-2 lead in the best-of-seven Eastern Conference finals.More >>
    Rookie Jayson Tatum had 24 points and Al Horford had 15 points and 12 rebounds to help the Boston Celtics beat the Cleveland Cavaliers 96-83 and take a 3-2 lead in the best-of-seven Eastern Conference finals.More >>
  • McIlroy shoots 5-under 67, 2 strokes off lead at Wentworth

    McIlroy shoots 5-under 67, 2 strokes off lead at Wentworth

    Thursday, May 24 2018 2:03 PM EDT2018-05-24 18:03:09 GMT
    Rory McIlroy shot 5-under 67 and was two shots off the lead on the first day of the BMW PGA Championship at Wentworth.More >>
    Rory McIlroy shot 5-under 67 and was two shots off the lead on the first day of the BMW PGA Championship at Wentworth.More >>
  • Yates' Giro lead cut in half, Schachmann wins 18th stage

    Yates' Giro lead cut in half, Schachmann wins 18th stage

    Thursday, May 24 2018 1:37 PM EDT2018-05-24 17:37:18 GMT
    (Daniel Dal Zennaro/ANSA via AP). Britain's Simon Yates poses with fans prior to the 18th stage of the Giro d'Italia cycling race, from Abbiategrasso to Prato Nevoso, in Abbiategrasso, Italy, Thursday, May 24, 24,  2018.(Daniel Dal Zennaro/ANSA via AP). Britain's Simon Yates poses with fans prior to the 18th stage of the Giro d'Italia cycling race, from Abbiategrasso to Prato Nevoso, in Abbiategrasso, Italy, Thursday, May 24, 24, 2018.
    Simon Yates remains in the lead of the Giro d'Italia but the British rider's advantage over closest rival Tom Dumoulin has been slashed in half after the tough 18th stage.More >>
    Simon Yates remains in the lead of the Giro d'Italia but the British rider's advantage over closest rival Tom Dumoulin has been slashed in half after the tough 18th stage.More >>
  • Emails show deception by Nassar, USA Gymnastics

    Emails show deception by Nassar, USA Gymnastics

    Thursday, May 24 2018 1:25 PM EDT2018-05-24 17:25:48 GMT
    Emails show USA Gymnastics in 2015 came up with false excuses to account for the absence of a sports doctor who had been accused of sexually assaulting female athletes.More >>
    Emails show USA Gymnastics in 2015 came up with false excuses to account for the absence of a sports doctor who had been accused of sexually assaulting female athletes.More >>
  • AP Interview: John Henry on reviving Liverpool

    AP Interview: John Henry on reviving Liverpool

    Thursday, May 24 2018 12:06 PM EDT2018-05-24 16:06:13 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jon Super, File). FILE - In this Tuesday, Feb. 10, 2015 file photo, Liverpool owner John Henry and his wife Linda Pizzuti arrive ahead of the English Premier League soccer match between Liverpool and Tottenham Hotspur at Anfield Stadium, Live...(AP Photo/Jon Super, File). FILE - In this Tuesday, Feb. 10, 2015 file photo, Liverpool owner John Henry and his wife Linda Pizzuti arrive ahead of the English Premier League soccer match between Liverpool and Tottenham Hotspur at Anfield Stadium, Live...
    John Henry is preparing for his first Champions League final as Liverpool owner.More >>
    John Henry is preparing for his first Champions League final as Liverpool owner.More >>
  • Yankees delayed by plane trouble after Texas loss

    Yankees delayed by plane trouble after Texas loss

    Thursday, May 24 2018 12:06 PM EDT2018-05-24 16:06:02 GMT
    (AP Photo/Michael Ainsworth). New York Yankees Neil Walker (14) celebrates his solo home run against the Texas Rangers during the third inning of a baseball game Wednesday, May 23, 2018, in Arlington, Texas.(AP Photo/Michael Ainsworth). New York Yankees Neil Walker (14) celebrates his solo home run against the Texas Rangers during the third inning of a baseball game Wednesday, May 23, 2018, in Arlington, Texas.
    Travel problems have delayed the New York Yankees from getting home from Texas.More >>
    Travel problems have delayed the New York Yankees from getting home from Texas.More >>
  • Critics: NFL decision chooses mainstream appeal over players

    Critics: NFL decision chooses mainstream appeal over players

    Thursday, May 24 2018 11:57 AM EDT2018-05-24 15:57:11 GMT
    (AP Photo/Chris Carlson, File). FILE - In this Thursday, Sept. 1, 2016, file photo, San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick, middle, kneels during the national anthem before the team's NFL preseason football game against the San Diego Chargers...(AP Photo/Chris Carlson, File). FILE - In this Thursday, Sept. 1, 2016, file photo, San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick, middle, kneels during the national anthem before the team's NFL preseason football game against the San Diego Chargers...
    Critics say the NFL's decision to force players to stand during the national anthem if on the field say the policy prioritizes the league's mainstream appeal over athletes.More >>
    Critics say the NFL's decision to force players to stand during the national anthem if on the field say the policy prioritizes the league's mainstream appeal over athletes.More >>
  • LEADING OFF: Astros-Indians again, Mets limp to tough trip

    LEADING OFF: Astros-Indians again, Mets limp to tough trip

    Thursday, May 24 2018 10:56 AM EDT2018-05-24 14:56:36 GMT
    (AP Photo/Eric Christian Smith). Houston Astros starting pitcher Charlie Morton delivers during the first inning of the team's baseball game against the Cleveland Indians, Friday, May 18, 2018, in Houston.(AP Photo/Eric Christian Smith). Houston Astros starting pitcher Charlie Morton delivers during the first inning of the team's baseball game against the Cleveland Indians, Friday, May 18, 2018, in Houston.
    LEADING OFF: Morton-Clevinger Round 2 as Astros face Indians again, Mets limping into tough trip, Porcello tries to get on track.More >>
    LEADING OFF: Morton-Clevinger Round 2 as Astros face Indians again, Mets limping into tough trip, Porcello tries to get on track.More >>
  • Ovechkin, Holtby shine in Game 7, Caps beat Lightning 4-0

    Ovechkin, Holtby shine in Game 7, Caps beat Lightning 4-0

    Thursday, May 24 2018 10:36 AM EDT2018-05-24 14:36:35 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jason Behnken). Washington Capitals left wing Alex Ovechkin celebrates a goal against the Tampa Bay Lightning during the first period of Game 7 of the NHL hockey playoffs Eastern Conference finals Wednesday, May 23, 2018, in Tampa, Fla.(AP Photo/Jason Behnken). Washington Capitals left wing Alex Ovechkin celebrates a goal against the Tampa Bay Lightning during the first period of Game 7 of the NHL hockey playoffs Eastern Conference finals Wednesday, May 23, 2018, in Tampa, Fla.
    Capitals win Game 7, advance to Stanley Cup Final for first time since 1998.More >>
    Capitals win Game 7, advance to Stanley Cup Final for first time since 1998.More >>
  • Rockets return home for Game 5 against Warriors

    Rockets return home for Game 5 against Warriors

    Thursday, May 24 2018 10:25 AM EDT2018-05-24 14:25:27 GMT
    (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez). Houston Rockets' Chris Paul, right, shakes hands with teammate James Harden after a 95-92 win over the Golden State Warriors in Game 4 of the NBA basketball Western Conference Finals Tuesday, May 22, 2018, in Oakland, Ca...(AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez). Houston Rockets' Chris Paul, right, shakes hands with teammate James Harden after a 95-92 win over the Golden State Warriors in Game 4 of the NBA basketball Western Conference Finals Tuesday, May 22, 2018, in Oakland, Ca...
    The Houston Rockets have a chance to take their first lead in the Western Conference finals with a win over the Golden State Warriors on Thursday night.More >>
    The Houston Rockets have a chance to take their first lead in the Western Conference finals with a win over the Golden State Warriors on Thursday night.More >>
  • Lawmakers: Funding, urgency lacking in Olympic abuse crisis

    Lawmakers: Funding, urgency lacking in Olympic abuse crisis

    Thursday, May 24 2018 9:16 AM EDT2018-05-24 13:16:39 GMT
    (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). U.S. Olympic Committee Acting CEO Susanne Lyons testifies before the House Commerce Oversight and Investigations Subcommittee about the Olympic community's ability to protect athletes from sexual abuse, on Capitol Hill i...(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). U.S. Olympic Committee Acting CEO Susanne Lyons testifies before the House Commerce Oversight and Investigations Subcommittee about the Olympic community's ability to protect athletes from sexual abuse, on Capitol Hill i...
    Lawmakers used a House subcommittee hearing get answers about the U.S. Olympic Committee's slow-moving response to a steadily widening sex-abuse scandal in Olympic sports.More >>
    Lawmakers used a House subcommittee hearing get answers about the U.S. Olympic Committee's slow-moving response to a steadily widening sex-abuse scandal in Olympic sports.More >>
  • 93-year-old makes first hole-in-one in 65 years of golfing

    93-year-old makes first hole-in-one in 65 years of golfing

    Thursday, May 24 2018 8:25 AM EDT2018-05-24 12:25:06 GMT
    (Chris Crook/Times Recorder via AP). In this April 2018 photo, Ben Bender capped his long golf career with a hole-in-one at Green Valley Golf Club in Zanesville, Ohio. Bender, who has hip bursitis, used his 5-wood to make a hole-in-one on the third hole.(Chris Crook/Times Recorder via AP). In this April 2018 photo, Ben Bender capped his long golf career with a hole-in-one at Green Valley Golf Club in Zanesville, Ohio. Bender, who has hip bursitis, used his 5-wood to make a hole-in-one on the third hole.
    A 93-year-old Ohio man made his first hole-in-one in 65 years of golfing and then walked off the course for good a few holes later.More >>
    A 93-year-old Ohio man made his first hole-in-one in 65 years of golfing and then walked off the course for good a few holes later.More >>
  • Spain's golden generation gets 1 last shot at glory

    Spain's golden generation gets 1 last shot at glory

    Thursday, May 24 2018 8:06 AM EDT2018-05-24 12:06:13 GMT
    (AP Photo/Manu Fernandez, File). FILE - In this June 23, 2016 file photo, Spain's Andres Iniesta controls the ball during a training session at the Sports Complex Marcel Gaillard in Saint Martin de Re in France. The elegance and precise passes of Andre...(AP Photo/Manu Fernandez, File). FILE - In this June 23, 2016 file photo, Spain's Andres Iniesta controls the ball during a training session at the Sports Complex Marcel Gaillard in Saint Martin de Re in France. The elegance and precise passes of Andre...
    Remaining members of Spain's golden generation get one last shot at glory at World Cup in Russia.More >>
    Remaining members of Spain's golden generation get one last shot at glory at World Cup in Russia.More >>
  • FBI seeks to thwart major cyberattack on Ukraine

    FBI seeks to thwart major cyberattack on Ukraine

    Thursday, May 24 2018 6:36 AM EDT2018-05-24 10:36:35 GMT
    Cisco says that a hundreds of thousands of routers have been compromised in preparation for what could be a major cyberattack against Ukraine.More >>
    Cisco says that a hundreds of thousands of routers have been compromised in preparation for what could be a major cyberattack against Ukraine.More >>
  • Incognito taken into custody for psychiatric examination

    Incognito taken into custody for psychiatric examination

    Thursday, May 24 2018 6:24 AM EDT2018-05-24 10:24:20 GMT
    (AP Photo/Phelan M. Ebenhack, File). FILE - In this Jan. 7, 2018, file photo, Buffalo Bills offensive guard Richie Incognito (64) sets up to block against the Jacksonville Jaguars defensive during the second half of an NFL wild-card playoff football ga...(AP Photo/Phelan M. Ebenhack, File). FILE - In this Jan. 7, 2018, file photo, Buffalo Bills offensive guard Richie Incognito (64) sets up to block against the Jacksonville Jaguars defensive during the second half of an NFL wild-card playoff football ga...
    Veteran NFL guard Richie Incognito was taken into custody for psychiatric examination after an incident at a Florida gym.More >>
    Veteran NFL guard Richie Incognito was taken into custody for psychiatric examination after an incident at a Florida gym.More >>
  • Lenny Dykstra accused of putting gun to Uber driver's head

    Lenny Dykstra accused of putting gun to Uber driver's head

    Thursday, May 24 2018 4:04 AM EDT2018-05-24 08:04:33 GMT
    (N.J.) Police Department via AP). This image provided by the Linden (N.J.) Police Department shows Lenny Dykstra. Police say former Major League Baseball star Lenny Dykstra put a gun to his New Jersey Uber driver’s head when the driver declined to chan...(N.J.) Police Department via AP). This image provided by the Linden (N.J.) Police Department shows Lenny Dykstra. Police say former Major League Baseball star Lenny Dykstra put a gun to his New Jersey Uber driver’s head when the driver declined to chan...
    Police say former Major League Baseball star Lenny Dykstra put a gun to his New Jersey Uber driver's head when the driver declined to change the trip's destination.More >>
    Police say former Major League Baseball star Lenny Dykstra put a gun to his New Jersey Uber driver's head when the driver declined to change the trip's destination.More >>
  • NFL awards Super Bowl to Arizona (2023), New Orleans (2024)

    NFL awards Super Bowl to Arizona (2023), New Orleans (2024)

    Thursday, May 24 2018 2:42 AM EDT2018-05-24 06:42:56 GMT
    The NFL has awarded future Super Bowls to Arizona (2023) and New Orleans (2024).More >>
    The NFL has awarded future Super Bowls to Arizona (2023) and New Orleans (2024).More >>
  • Stand or stay out of sight: NFL takes on anthem protesters

    Stand or stay out of sight: NFL takes on anthem protesters

    Thursday, May 24 2018 2:23 AM EDT2018-05-24 06:23:44 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Bazemore). NFL commissioner Roger Goodell kisses New Orleans Saints owner Gayle Benson on the forehead before announcing New Orleans has been selected to host the 2024 Super Bowl during the NFL owner's spring meeting Wednesday, May 23, 2...(AP Photo/John Bazemore). NFL commissioner Roger Goodell kisses New Orleans Saints owner Gayle Benson on the forehead before announcing New Orleans has been selected to host the 2024 Super Bowl during the NFL owner's spring meeting Wednesday, May 23, 2...
    NFL owners have approved a new policy aimed at addressing the firestorm over national anthem protests, permitting players to stay in the locker room during the "The Star-Spangled Banner" but requiring them to stand...More >>
    NFL owners have approved a new policy aimed at addressing the firestorm over national anthem protests, permitting players to stay in the locker room during the "The Star-Spangled Banner" but requiring them to stand if they come to the field.More >>
  • Milwaukee chief apologizes for arrest of Bucks guard Brown

    Milwaukee chief apologizes for arrest of Bucks guard Brown

    Thursday, May 24 2018 1:05 AM EDT2018-05-24 05:05:06 GMT
    Milwaukee police are poised to release body camera footage from the officers who used a stun-gun on Bucks guard Sterling Brown during a January arrest.More >>
    Milwaukee police are poised to release body camera footage from the officers who used a stun-gun on Bucks guard Sterling Brown during a January arrest.More >>
  • Arizona outlasts Alabama for NCAA women's golf title

    Arizona outlasts Alabama for NCAA women's golf title

    Thursday, May 24 2018 12:36 AM EDT2018-05-24 04:36:06 GMT
    (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki). Arizona's Haley Moore watches her shot from the fourth tee during the final round of the NCAA Division I Women's Golf Championships in Stillwater, Okla., Wednesday, May 23, 2018.(AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki). Arizona's Haley Moore watches her shot from the fourth tee during the final round of the NCAA Division I Women's Golf Championships in Stillwater, Okla., Wednesday, May 23, 2018.
    Haley Moore beat Lakareber Abe with a birdie on the first extra hole to give Arizona a 3-2 victory over Alabama in the NCAA women's golf championship.More >>
    Haley Moore beat Lakareber Abe with a birdie on the first extra hole to give Arizona a 3-2 victory over Alabama in the NCAA women's golf championship.More >>
  • 49ers' Foster won't stand trial on domestic violence charges

    49ers' Foster won't stand trial on domestic violence charges

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 11:32 PM EDT2018-05-24 03:32:06 GMT
    A Santa Clara County judge has ruled that San Francisco 49ers linebacker Reuben Foster will not have to stand trial on domestic violence charges after the accuser recanted her allegations at a preliminary hearing.More >>
    A Santa Clara County judge has ruled that San Francisco 49ers linebacker Reuben Foster will not have to stand trial on domestic violence charges after the accuser recanted her allegations at a preliminary hearing.More >>
  • Rangers hire Boston University's David Quinn as coach

    Rangers hire Boston University's David Quinn as coach

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 11:16 PM EDT2018-05-24 03:16:58 GMT
    The New York Rangers have hired Boston University's David Quinn as their new head coach.More >>
    The New York Rangers have hired Boston University's David Quinn as their new head coach.More >>
  • Celtics, Cavs scuffle in first half of Game 5

    Celtics, Cavs scuffle in first half of Game 5

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 11:05 PM EDT2018-05-24 03:05:25 GMT
    (AP Photo/Charles Krupa). Cleveland Cavaliers and Boston Celtics players hold each other back after shoves between Celtics forward Marcus Morris andCavaliers forward Larry Nance Jr. during the second quarter of Game 5 of the NBA basketball Eastern Conf...(AP Photo/Charles Krupa). Cleveland Cavaliers and Boston Celtics players hold each other back after shoves between Celtics forward Marcus Morris andCavaliers forward Larry Nance Jr. during the second quarter of Game 5 of the NBA basketball Eastern Conf...
    Boston's Marcus Morris and Cleveland's Larry Nance Jr. had to be pulled apart in Game 5 of the Eastern Conference finals after a hard defensive play by Morris sent Nance to the floor.More >>
    Boston's Marcus Morris and Cleveland's Larry Nance Jr. had to be pulled apart in Game 5 of the Eastern Conference finals after a hard defensive play by Morris sent Nance to the floor.More >>
  • Lawmaker wants states to reject sports bet 'integrity fee'

    Lawmaker wants states to reject sports bet 'integrity fee'

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 9:44 PM EDT2018-05-24 01:44:57 GMT
    A top New Jersey lawmaker is urging all 50 states to reject so-called "integrity fee" payments to professional sports leagues in any sports betting legislation they enact.More >>
    A top New Jersey lawmaker is urging all 50 states to reject so-called "integrity fee" payments to professional sports leagues in any sports betting legislation they enact.More >>
  • Spieth much better at Colonial, his other hometown PGA event

    Spieth much better at Colonial, his other hometown PGA event

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 9:17 PM EDT2018-05-24 01:17:31 GMT
    (AP Photo/LM Otero, File). FILE - In this May 28, 2017, file photo, Jordan Spieth watches a tee shot on the sixth hole during the final round of the Dean & DeLuca Invitational golf tournament at Colonial Country Club in Fort Worth, Texas. Spieth ha...(AP Photo/LM Otero, File). FILE - In this May 28, 2017, file photo, Jordan Spieth watches a tee shot on the sixth hole during the final round of the Dean & DeLuca Invitational golf tournament at Colonial Country Club in Fort Worth, Texas. Spieth ha...
    Jordan Spieth also considers Colonial a hometown tournament, and has had much more success at Hogan's Alley than the Byron Nelson.More >>
    Jordan Spieth also considers Colonial a hometown tournament, and has had much more success at Hogan's Alley than the Byron Nelson.More >>
  • LEADING OFF: Astros-Indians again, Mets limp to tough trip

    LEADING OFF: Astros-Indians again, Mets limp to tough trip

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 9:17 PM EDT2018-05-24 01:17:03 GMT
    (AP Photo/Eric Christian Smith). Houston Astros starting pitcher Charlie Morton delivers during the first inning of the team's baseball game against the Cleveland Indians, Friday, May 18, 2018, in Houston.(AP Photo/Eric Christian Smith). Houston Astros starting pitcher Charlie Morton delivers during the first inning of the team's baseball game against the Cleveland Indians, Friday, May 18, 2018, in Houston.
    LEADING OFF: Morton-Clevinger Round 2 as Astros face Indians again, Mets limping into tough trip, Porcello tries to get on track.More >>
    LEADING OFF: Morton-Clevinger Round 2 as Astros face Indians again, Mets limping into tough trip, Porcello tries to get on track.More >>
  • The Latest: Bethea: New NFL policy 'not really a compromise'

    The Latest: Bethea: New NFL policy 'not really a compromise'

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 8:46 PM EDT2018-05-24 00:46:29 GMT
    (AP Photo/Tony Dejak). Cleveland Browns quarterback Tyrod Taylor throws during a practice at the NFL football team's training camp facility, Wednesday, May 23, 2018, in Berea, Ohio.(AP Photo/Tony Dejak). Cleveland Browns quarterback Tyrod Taylor throws during a practice at the NFL football team's training camp facility, Wednesday, May 23, 2018, in Berea, Ohio.
    Browns QB Tyrod Taylor surprised nobody consulted players before instituting new anthem policy.More >>
    Browns QB Tyrod Taylor surprised nobody consulted players before instituting new anthem policy.More >>
  • Hinchcliffe no longer pursuing options to run in Indy 500

    Hinchcliffe no longer pursuing options to run in Indy 500

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 8:05 PM EDT2018-05-24 00:05:00 GMT
    (AP Photo/Darron Cummings). Alexander Rossi, right, talks with James Hinchcliffe, of Canada, during qualifications for the IndyCar Indianapolis 500 auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Indianapolis, Sunday, May 20, 2018.(AP Photo/Darron Cummings). Alexander Rossi, right, talks with James Hinchcliffe, of Canada, during qualifications for the IndyCar Indianapolis 500 auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Indianapolis, Sunday, May 20, 2018.
    James Hinchcliffe says he has stopped looking for a way to get back into Sunday's Indianapolis 500.More >>
    James Hinchcliffe says he has stopped looking for a way to get back into Sunday's Indianapolis 500.More >>
  • Jeff Gordon calls NASCAR Hall of Fame selection 'surreal'

    Jeff Gordon calls NASCAR Hall of Fame selection 'surreal'

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 8:04 PM EDT2018-05-24 00:04:49 GMT
    Gordon, Roush, Penske, Kulwicki, Allison selected to NASCAR Hall of Fame.More >>
    Gordon, Roush, Penske, Kulwicki, Allison selected to NASCAR Hall of Fame.More >>
  • Michigan lawmakers advance legislation on mandated reporters

    Michigan lawmakers advance legislation on mandated reporters

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 7:24 PM EDT2018-05-23 23:24:24 GMT
    Michigan lawmakers are at odds over a decision to scale back the proposed expansion of the state's mandatory reporter law after the Larry Nassar sexual abuse scandal.More >>
    Michigan lawmakers are at odds over a decision to scale back the proposed expansion of the state's mandatory reporter law after the Larry Nassar sexual abuse scandal.More >>
  • Fendrich on Tennis: Savor Nadal's bid for 11th French title

    Fendrich on Tennis: Savor Nadal's bid for 11th French title

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 6:56 PM EDT2018-05-23 22:56:20 GMT
    (AP Photo/Michel Euler, File). FILE - In this June 5, 2005, file photo, Spain's Rafael Nadal kisses the trophy after defeating Argentina's Mariano Puerta in their final match of the French Open tennis tournament, at the Roland Garros stadium, in Paris....(AP Photo/Michel Euler, File). FILE - In this June 5, 2005, file photo, Spain's Rafael Nadal kisses the trophy after defeating Argentina's Mariano Puerta in their final match of the French Open tennis tournament, at the Roland Garros stadium, in Paris....
    There are two ways to look at how things might unfold when play begins at the French Open.More >>
    There are two ways to look at how things might unfold when play begins at the French Open.More >>
  • A's slugger Khris Davis on disabled list with hurt groin

    A's slugger Khris Davis on disabled list with hurt groin

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 6:55 PM EDT2018-05-23 22:55:58 GMT
    (Fred Thornhill/The Canadian Press via AP). Oakland Athletics' Khris Davis slides safely into third as Toronto Blue Jays third baseman Josh Donaldson tries to make a play in the eighth inning of a baseball game in Toronto, Saturday, May 19, 2018.(Fred Thornhill/The Canadian Press via AP). Oakland Athletics' Khris Davis slides safely into third as Toronto Blue Jays third baseman Josh Donaldson tries to make a play in the eighth inning of a baseball game in Toronto, Saturday, May 19, 2018.
    Athletics slugger Khris Davis has landed on the disabled list with a strained right groin. He underwent an MRI exam Tuesday that revealed a Grade 1 strain, and manager Bob Melvin said after Tuesday night's loss to...More >>
    Athletics slugger Khris Davis has landed on the disabled list with a strained right groin. He underwent an MRI exam Tuesday that revealed a Grade 1 strain, and manager Bob Melvin said after Tuesday night's loss to Seattle that the DL was a possibility.More >>
  • NFL awards 2019 draft to Nashville, home of Tennessee Titans

    NFL awards 2019 draft to Nashville, home of Tennessee Titans

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 5:57 PM EDT2018-05-23 21:57:33 GMT
    The 2019 NFL draft will be held in Nashville, home of the Tennessee Titans.More >>
    The 2019 NFL draft will be held in Nashville, home of the Tennessee Titans.More >>
  • Dispute highlights North Dakota's tough sell of new nickname

    Dispute highlights North Dakota's tough sell of new nickname

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 5:44 PM EDT2018-05-23 21:44:17 GMT
    (AP Photo/Dave Kolpack, File). FILE - In this June 22, 2016, file photo, a photo of a mock hockey jersey with the new University of North Dakota Fighting Hawks logo is seen at an unveiling ceremony in Grand Forks, N.D. A dispute between the university ...(AP Photo/Dave Kolpack, File). FILE - In this June 22, 2016, file photo, a photo of a mock hockey jersey with the new University of North Dakota Fighting Hawks logo is seen at an unveiling ceremony in Grand Forks, N.D. A dispute between the university ...
    A dispute between the University of North Dakota and one of its most generous benefactors is underscoring the difficulty the school has had in selling its Fighting Hawks nickname.More >>
    A dispute between the University of North Dakota and one of its most generous benefactors is underscoring the difficulty the school has had in selling its Fighting Hawks nickname.More >>
  • Chargers' Telesco laments Henry's injury, demurs on Gates

    Chargers' Telesco laments Henry's injury, demurs on Gates

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 5:44 PM EDT2018-05-23 21:44:12 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alex Gallardo, file). FILE - In this Sunday, Dec. 10, 2017 file photo, Los Angeles Chargers tight end Hunter Henry makes a touchdown catch during the first half of an NFL football game as Washington Redskins safety Deshazor Everett looks on i...(AP Photo/Alex Gallardo, file). FILE - In this Sunday, Dec. 10, 2017 file photo, Los Angeles Chargers tight end Hunter Henry makes a touchdown catch during the first half of an NFL football game as Washington Redskins safety Deshazor Everett looks on i...
    Chargers GM Tom Telesco isn't saying whether he'll try to re-sign tight end Antonio Gates after losing Hunter Henry to injury.More >>
    Chargers GM Tom Telesco isn't saying whether he'll try to re-sign tight end Antonio Gates after losing Hunter Henry to injury.More >>
  • Dolphins' Tannehill back at practice after missing 2017

    Dolphins' Tannehill back at practice after missing 2017

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 5:26 PM EDT2018-05-23 21:26:11 GMT
    (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee). Miami Dolphins quarterback Ryan Tannehill stretches out during an NFL organized team activities football practice, Wednesday, May 23, 2018, at the Dolphins training facility in Davie, Fla. Tannehill returns to the Dolphins' pra...(AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee). Miami Dolphins quarterback Ryan Tannehill stretches out during an NFL organized team activities football practice, Wednesday, May 23, 2018, at the Dolphins training facility in Davie, Fla. Tannehill returns to the Dolphins' pra...
    Ryan Tannehill is back on the field with the Miami Dolphins and says he's not thinking about his surgically repaired left knee.More >>
    Ryan Tannehill is back on the field with the Miami Dolphins and says he's not thinking about his surgically repaired left knee.More >>
  • Clippers, coach Doc Rivers agree to contract extension

    Clippers, coach Doc Rivers agree to contract extension

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 4:56 PM EDT2018-05-23 20:56:25 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alex Gallardo, FIle). FILE - In this Oct. 8, 2017, file photo, Los Angeles Clippers head coach Doc Rivers smiles during the second half of a preseason NBA basketball game against the Portland Trail Blazers, in Los Angeles. The Clippers and co...(AP Photo/Alex Gallardo, FIle). FILE - In this Oct. 8, 2017, file photo, Los Angeles Clippers head coach Doc Rivers smiles during the second half of a preseason NBA basketball game against the Portland Trail Blazers, in Los Angeles. The Clippers and co...
    The Clippers and coach Doc Rivers have agreed to a contract extension that will keep him around to oversee the post-Lob City era.More >>
    The Clippers and coach Doc Rivers have agreed to a contract extension that will keep him around to oversee the post-Lob City era.More >>
  • Danica Patrick to host ESPYS in July

    Danica Patrick to host ESPYS in July

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 4:03 PM EDT2018-05-23 20:03:07 GMT
    (AP Photo/Darron Cummings). Danica Patrick walks down pit lane during qualifications for the IndyCar Indianapolis 500 auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, in Indianapolis Sunday, May 20, 2018.(AP Photo/Darron Cummings). Danica Patrick walks down pit lane during qualifications for the IndyCar Indianapolis 500 auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, in Indianapolis Sunday, May 20, 2018.
    Danica Patrick has lined up her first post-retirement gig: hosting the ESPYS.More >>
    Danica Patrick has lined up her first post-retirement gig: hosting the ESPYS.More >>
  • Aaron Hernandez fiancée announces she's expecting a baby

    Aaron Hernandez fiancée announces she's expecting a baby

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 3:55 PM EDT2018-05-23 19:55:40 GMT
    The fiancée of the late Aaron Hernandez says she is expecting a baby.More >>
    The fiancée of the late Aaron Hernandez says she is expecting a baby.More >>
  • Arsenal hires Unai Emery as Arsene Wenger's successor

    Arsenal hires Unai Emery as Arsene Wenger's successor

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 3:15 PM EDT2018-05-23 19:15:04 GMT
    (AP Photo/David Vincent, File). FILE  - In this Saturday, May 19, 2018 file photo, PSG head coach Unai Emery claps,  during the League One soccer match between Caen and Paris Saint-Germain at the Michel d'Ornano stadium in Caen, western France. The las...(AP Photo/David Vincent, File). FILE - In this Saturday, May 19, 2018 file photo, PSG head coach Unai Emery claps, during the League One soccer match between Caen and Paris Saint-Germain at the Michel d'Ornano stadium in Caen, western France. The las...
    Arsenal has hired Unai Emery as Arsene Wenger's successor in the Premier League club's first managerial appointment in 22 years.More >>
    Arsenal has hired Unai Emery as Arsene Wenger's successor in the Premier League club's first managerial appointment in 22 years.More >>
  • Rockets to wear patches to honor Santa Fe shooting victims

    Rockets to wear patches to honor Santa Fe shooting victims

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 3:07 PM EDT2018-05-23 19:07:17 GMT
    (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez). Houston Rockets' Chris Paul, right, shakes hands with teammate James Harden after a 95-92 win over the Golden State Warriors in Game 4 of the NBA basketball Western Conference Finals Tuesday, May 22, 2018, in Oakland, Ca...(AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez). Houston Rockets' Chris Paul, right, shakes hands with teammate James Harden after a 95-92 win over the Golden State Warriors in Game 4 of the NBA basketball Western Conference Finals Tuesday, May 22, 2018, in Oakland, Ca...
    The Rockets will wear patches on their jerseys to honor the victims of the school shooting in Santa Fe, Texas, on Thursday night in Game 5 of the Western Conference Finals against the Warriors.More >>
    The Rockets will wear patches on their jerseys to honor the victims of the school shooting in Santa Fe, Texas, on Thursday night in Game 5 of the Western Conference Finals against the Warriors.More >>
  • AP source: Sharks closing in on 7-year deal with Kane

    AP source: Sharks closing in on 7-year deal with Kane

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 2:27 PM EDT2018-05-23 18:27:49 GMT
    AP source: San Jose Sharks closing in on 7-year contract with F Evander Kane.More >>
    AP source: San Jose Sharks closing in on 7-year contract with F Evander Kane.More >>
  • AP Explains: American football's niche following in Japan

    AP Explains: American football's niche following in Japan

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 1:58 PM EDT2018-05-23 17:58:04 GMT
    (AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko). Nihon University's American football player Taisuke Miyagawa bows at a news conference Tuesday, May 22, 2018, in Tokyo. The Japanese college football player has apologized for intentionally injuring the quarterback of an oppo...(AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko). Nihon University's American football player Taisuke Miyagawa bows at a news conference Tuesday, May 22, 2018, in Tokyo. The Japanese college football player has apologized for intentionally injuring the quarterback of an oppo...
    AP Explains: American football with niche following in Japan.More >>
    AP Explains: American football with niche following in Japan.More >>
  • Letter: USA Taekwondo wasn't shy about punishing Lopezes

    Letter: USA Taekwondo wasn't shy about punishing Lopezes

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 1:57 PM EDT2018-05-23 17:57:59 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt Dunham, File). FILE - This Aug. 22, 2008, file photo shows Steven Lopez, right, celebrating with his brother and coach Jean after defeating Azerbaijan's Rashad Ahmadov in a bronze medal match for the men's taekwondo -80 kilogram class at...(AP Photo/Matt Dunham, File). FILE - This Aug. 22, 2008, file photo shows Steven Lopez, right, celebrating with his brother and coach Jean after defeating Azerbaijan's Rashad Ahmadov in a bronze medal match for the men's taekwondo -80 kilogram class at...
    USA Taekwondo produces letter that shows it was not shy about punishing Lopez brothers.More >>
    USA Taekwondo produces letter that shows it was not shy about punishing Lopez brothers.More >>
  • Harden scores 30, Rockets even series at 2 games apiece

    Harden scores 30, Rockets even series at 2 games apiece

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 1:57 PM EDT2018-05-23 17:57:45 GMT
    (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez). Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry (30) celebrates after scoring against the Houston Rockets during the second half of Game 4 of the NBA basketball Western Conference Finals in Oakland, Calif., Tuesday, May 22, 20...(AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez). Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry (30) celebrates after scoring against the Houston Rockets during the second half of Game 4 of the NBA basketball Western Conference Finals in Oakland, Calif., Tuesday, May 22, 20...
    James Harden scored 30 points, Chris Paul had 27 and the Houston Rockets sustained the latest second-half flurry by Stephen Curry, evening the Western Conference finals at 2 games apiece with a 95-92 win.More >>
    James Harden scored 30 points, Chris Paul had 27 and the Houston Rockets sustained the latest second-half flurry by Stephen Curry, evening the Western Conference finals at 2 games apiece with a 95-92 win.More >>
  • Patriots take field for OTA with no Brady, no Gronk

    Patriots take field for OTA with no Brady, no Gronk

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 1:57 PM EDT2018-05-23 17:57:39 GMT
    (AP Photo/Steven Senne). New England Patriots quarterback Brian Hoyer flips the visor on his hat while speaking to a reporter following NFL football organized team activities practice at the team's training camp, in Foxborough, Mass., Tuesday, May 22, ...(AP Photo/Steven Senne). New England Patriots quarterback Brian Hoyer flips the visor on his hat while speaking to a reporter following NFL football organized team activities practice at the team's training camp, in Foxborough, Mass., Tuesday, May 22, ...
    Three months after losing the Super Bowl to the Philadelphia Eagles, the New England Patriots held their second organized team activity _ without Tom Brady and Rob Gronkowski.More >>
    Three months after losing the Super Bowl to the Philadelphia Eagles, the New England Patriots held their second organized team activity _ without Tom Brady and Rob Gronkowski.More >>
  • Celtics hope return home can slow LeBron, Cavs in Game 5

    Celtics hope return home can slow LeBron, Cavs in Game 5

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 1:16 PM EDT2018-05-23 17:16:12 GMT
    Home Cooking: Celtics hoping return to TD Garden for Game 5 can help slow Cavaliers' resurgence.More >>
    Home Cooking: Celtics hoping return to TD Garden for Game 5 can help slow Cavaliers' resurgence.More >>
  • NFL discussing possible steps to deal with anthem protests

    NFL discussing possible steps to deal with anthem protests

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 12:16 PM EDT2018-05-23 16:16:12 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Bazemore). David Tepper, left, speaks as NFL commissioner Roger Goodall looks on during a news conference where he was introduced as the new owner of the Carolina Panthers at the NFL owners spring meeting Tuesday, May 22, 2018, in Atlanta.(AP Photo/John Bazemore). David Tepper, left, speaks as NFL commissioner Roger Goodall looks on during a news conference where he was introduced as the new owner of the Carolina Panthers at the NFL owners spring meeting Tuesday, May 22, 2018, in Atlanta.
    The NFL approves a new owner for the Carolina Panthers and passes several rule changes, but the league has yet to agree on what, if anything to do about national anthem protests.More >>
    The NFL approves a new owner for the Carolina Panthers and passes several rule changes, but the league has yet to agree on what, if anything to do about national anthem protests.More >>
  • 5 ways Unai Emery can improve Arsenal

    5 ways Unai Emery can improve Arsenal

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 10:43 AM EDT2018-05-23 14:43:09 GMT
    (AP Photo/David Vincent, File). FILE  - In this Saturday, May 19, 2018 file photo, PSG head coach Unai Emery claps,  during the League One soccer match between Caen and Paris Saint-Germain at the Michel d'Ornano stadium in Caen, western France. The las...(AP Photo/David Vincent, File). FILE - In this Saturday, May 19, 2018 file photo, PSG head coach Unai Emery claps, during the League One soccer match between Caen and Paris Saint-Germain at the Michel d'Ornano stadium in Caen, western France. The las...
    Arsenal's new head coach will have to overcome some problems that developed both on and off the field during the final part of Arsene Wenger's long tenure.More >>
    Arsenal's new head coach will have to overcome some problems that developed both on and off the field during the final part of Arsene Wenger's long tenure.More >>
  • Zidane's dressing room management key to Madrid's success

    Zidane's dressing room management key to Madrid's success

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 10:37 AM EDT2018-05-23 14:37:15 GMT
    (AP Photo/Francisco Seco). Real Madrid head coach Zinedine Zidane walks along the pitch during a training session during the open media day at the team's Veldebebas training ground in Madrid, Tuesday, May 22, 2018. Real Madrid will play the Champions L...(AP Photo/Francisco Seco). Real Madrid head coach Zinedine Zidane walks along the pitch during a training session during the open media day at the team's Veldebebas training ground in Madrid, Tuesday, May 22, 2018. Real Madrid will play the Champions L...
    Despite his successes as coach of Real Madrid, Zinedine Zidane doesn't see himself as a great tactician.More >>
    Despite his successes as coach of Real Madrid, Zinedine Zidane doesn't see himself as a great tactician.More >>
  • Hard road to World Cup dream for young Russian players

    Hard road to World Cup dream for young Russian players

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 10:07 AM EDT2018-05-23 14:07:40 GMT
    (AP Photo). In this photo taken on Thursday, May 17, 2018, boys stand next to trophies during a children soccer tournament at the Start Stadium in Saransk, Russia. The Start Stadium in Saransk may not look like much, but it’s the jumping-off point for ...(AP Photo). In this photo taken on Thursday, May 17, 2018, boys stand next to trophies during a children soccer tournament at the Start Stadium in Saransk, Russia. The Start Stadium in Saransk may not look like much, but it’s the jumping-off point for ...
    A large white banner hangs above a stand covered in peeled paint flakes and discarded sunflower seeds: "The Best Start Here.".More >>
    A large white banner hangs above a stand covered in peeled paint flakes and discarded sunflower seeds: "The Best Start Here.".More >>
  • AP Interview: Phelps says mental health is new passion

    AP Interview: Phelps says mental health is new passion

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 6:36 AM EDT2018-05-23 10:36:40 GMT
    (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky, File). FILE - In this Dec. 19, 2014, file photo, Olympic swimmer Michael Phelps walks into a courthouse for a trial on drunken driving and other charges in Baltimore. After revealing the depths of his depression _ and even t...(AP Photo/Patrick Semansky, File). FILE - In this Dec. 19, 2014, file photo, Olympic swimmer Michael Phelps walks into a courthouse for a trial on drunken driving and other charges in Baltimore. After revealing the depths of his depression _ and even t...
    AP Interview: Olympic champion Michael Phelps says mental health is his new passion, giving him a chance to make a bigger impact than he ever did at the pool.More >>
    AP Interview: Olympic champion Michael Phelps says mental health is his new passion, giving him a chance to make a bigger impact than he ever did at the pool.More >>
  • Oh brother: Cole's good game blemished by HR from Crawford

    Oh brother: Cole's good game blemished by HR from Crawford

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 5:26 AM EDT2018-05-23 09:26:04 GMT
    (AP Photo/David J. Phillip). San Francisco Giants' Brandon Crawford (35) runs the bases after hitting a two-run home run off Houston Astros starting pitcher Gerrit Cole (45) during the fifth inning of a baseball game Tuesday, May 22, 2018, in Houston.(AP Photo/David J. Phillip). San Francisco Giants' Brandon Crawford (35) runs the bases after hitting a two-run home run off Houston Astros starting pitcher Gerrit Cole (45) during the fifth inning of a baseball game Tuesday, May 22, 2018, in Houston.
    Gerrit Cole pitched the Houston Astros to another win on Tuesday night, striking out eight in six innings of a 11-2 win over the San Francisco Giants, allowing just two runs on a homer to brother-in-law Brandon...More >>
    Gerrit Cole pitched the Houston Astros to another win on Tuesday night, striking out eight in six innings of a 11-2 win over the San Francisco Giants, allowing just two runs on a homer to brother-in-law Brandon Crawford.More >>
  • LEADING OFF: Price faces old pal Archer; Verlander vs Giants

    LEADING OFF: Price faces old pal Archer; Verlander vs Giants

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 3:05 AM EDT2018-05-23 07:05:46 GMT
    (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara). Tampa Bay Rays' Willy Adames celebrates in the dugout after hitting a home run off Boston Red Sox starting pitcher Chris Sale during the fourth inning of a baseball game Tuesday, May 22, 2018, in St. Petersburg, Fla.(AP Photo/Chris O'Meara). Tampa Bay Rays' Willy Adames celebrates in the dugout after hitting a home run off Boston Red Sox starting pitcher Chris Sale during the fourth inning of a baseball game Tuesday, May 22, 2018, in St. Petersburg, Fla.
    LEADING OFF: Price faces old friend Archer; Verlander vs Giants; Mariners down another second baseman.More >>
    LEADING OFF: Price faces old friend Archer; Verlander vs Giants; Mariners down another second baseman.More >>
  • Tickle Me, Fleury: Vegas goalie tickles Jets player's ear

    Tickle Me, Fleury: Vegas goalie tickles Jets player's ear

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 2:58 AM EDT2018-05-23 06:58:31 GMT
    (AP Photo/David Becker). Vegas Golden Knights goaltender Marc-Andre Fleury makes a save against the Winnipeg Jets during the second period of Game 3 of the NHL hockey playoffs Western Conference finals Wednesday, May 16, 2018, in Las Vegas.(AP Photo/David Becker). Vegas Golden Knights goaltender Marc-Andre Fleury makes a save against the Winnipeg Jets during the second period of Game 3 of the NHL hockey playoffs Western Conference finals Wednesday, May 16, 2018, in Las Vegas.
    Marc-Andre Fleury gave Blake Wheeler quite an earful in Vegas' playoff win over Winnipeg.More >>
    Marc-Andre Fleury gave Blake Wheeler quite an earful in Vegas' playoff win over Winnipeg.More >>
  • Simmons, Mitchell unanimous picks for NBA All-Rookie team

    Simmons, Mitchell unanimous picks for NBA All-Rookie team

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 2:57 AM EDT2018-05-23 06:57:59 GMT
    Philadelphia's Ben Simmons and Utah's Donovan Mitchell are unanimous selections to the NBA's All-Rookie team.More >>
    Philadelphia's Ben Simmons and Utah's Donovan Mitchell are unanimous selections to the NBA's All-Rookie team.More >>
  • BaseballMore>>

  • Indians rally for wild 10-9 win over Astros

    Indians rally for wild 10-9 win over Astros

    Monday, May 28 2018 3:18 AM EDT2018-05-28 07:18:56 GMT
    (AP Photo/Tony Dejak). Cleveland Indians' Greg Allen watches his winning solo home run off Houston Astros relief pitcher Brad Peacock in the 14th inning of a baseball game, Sunday, May 27, 2018, in Cleveland.(AP Photo/Tony Dejak). Cleveland Indians' Greg Allen watches his winning solo home run off Houston Astros relief pitcher Brad Peacock in the 14th inning of a baseball game, Sunday, May 27, 2018, in Cleveland.
    Rookie Greg Allen hits leadoff homer in 14th as Cleveland Indians top Houston Astros 10-9.More >>
    Rookie Greg Allen hits leadoff homer in 14th as Cleveland Indians top Houston Astros 10-9.More >>
  • LEADING OFF: Braves await word on Acuna, Verlander vs. Yanks

    LEADING OFF: Braves await word on Acuna, Verlander vs. Yanks

    Monday, May 28 2018 3:18 AM EDT2018-05-28 07:18:34 GMT
    (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer). Team personnel help Atlanta Braves' Ronald Acuna Jr. after he was injured while running out a single during the seventh inning of an interleague baseball game against the Boston Red Sox, Sunday, May 27, 2018, in Boston.(AP Photo/Michael Dwyer). Team personnel help Atlanta Braves' Ronald Acuna Jr. after he was injured while running out a single during the seventh inning of an interleague baseball game against the Boston Red Sox, Sunday, May 27, 2018, in Boston.
    LEADING OFF: Braves await word on Acuna; Yanks' sluggers vs. ERA leader Verlander; Mookie on the mend.More >>
    LEADING OFF: Braves await word on Acuna; Yanks' sluggers vs. ERA leader Verlander; Mookie on the mend.More >>
  • Tanaka leads Yankees over Ohtani, Angels 3-1

    Tanaka leads Yankees over Ohtani, Angels 3-1

    Monday, May 28 2018 3:18 AM EDT2018-05-28 07:18:29 GMT
    (AP Photo/Bill Kostroun). New York Yankees starting pitcher Masahiro Tanaka delivers the ball to the Los Angeles Angels during the second inning of a baseball game Sunday, May 27, 2018, at Yankee Stadium in New York.(AP Photo/Bill Kostroun). New York Yankees starting pitcher Masahiro Tanaka delivers the ball to the Los Angeles Angels during the second inning of a baseball game Sunday, May 27, 2018, at Yankee Stadium in New York.
    Masahiro Tanaka scattered three hits over six strong innings and struck out fellow Japanese countryman Shohei Ohtani twice as the New York Yankees defeated the Los Angeles Angels 3-1.More >>
    Masahiro Tanaka scattered three hits over six strong innings and struck out fellow Japanese countryman Shohei Ohtani twice as the New York Yankees defeated the Los Angeles Angels 3-1.More >>
  • FootballMore>>

  • More than $55K raised for teacher who stopped shooter

    More than $55K raised for teacher who stopped shooter

    Monday, May 28 2018 2:06 AM EDT2018-05-28 06:06:21 GMT
    (Southern Illinois University via AP). RETRANSMISSION TO CORRECT NAME TO JASON SEAMAN - In this undated photo, provided by Southern Illinois University, Jason Seaman, a defensive end for the SIU football team, poses for a photo in Carbondale, Ill. Seam...(Southern Illinois University via AP). RETRANSMISSION TO CORRECT NAME TO JASON SEAMAN - In this undated photo, provided by Southern Illinois University, Jason Seaman, a defensive end for the SIU football team, poses for a photo in Carbondale, Ill. Seam...
    Online fundraiser has already surpassed $55,000 goal for Indiana teacher shot while tackling armed student.More >>
    Online fundraiser has already surpassed $55,000 goal for Indiana teacher shot while tackling armed student.More >>
  • Teacher out of hospital after stopping school shooting

    Teacher out of hospital after stopping school shooting

    Sunday, May 27 2018 3:15 PM EDT2018-05-27 19:15:37 GMT
    (Robert Scheer/The Indianapolis Star via AP). Law enforcement officers walk outside Noblesville West Middle School in Noblesville, Ind., after a shooting on Friday, May 25, 2018. A male student opened fire at the suburban Indianapolis school wounding a...(Robert Scheer/The Indianapolis Star via AP). Law enforcement officers walk outside Noblesville West Middle School in Noblesville, Ind., after a shooting on Friday, May 25, 2018. A male student opened fire at the suburban Indianapolis school wounding a...
    Authorities say a female student wounded in an Indianapolis-area middle school shooting is in critical condition and a teacher who was also shot is in good condition.More >>
    Authorities say a female student wounded in an Indianapolis-area middle school shooting is in critical condition and a teacher who was also shot is in good condition.More >>
  • Civils rights activists rally outside of NFL headquarters

    Civils rights activists rally outside of NFL headquarters

    Saturday, May 26 2018 6:15 AM EDT2018-05-26 10:15:28 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ralph Russo). New York Councilman Jumaane D. Williams, second from right, with the help of  Kirsten John Foy, second from left, Northeast Regional Director of the National Action Network, holds a jersey with Colin Kaepernick's name on the bac...(AP Photo/Ralph Russo). New York Councilman Jumaane D. Williams, second from right, with the help of Kirsten John Foy, second from left, Northeast Regional Director of the National Action Network, holds a jersey with Colin Kaepernick's name on the bac...
    Civil rights activists gathered outside of NFL headquarters, calling on team owners to overturn a new policy aimed at stopping player protests during the national anthem and encouraging boycotting of league and...More >>
    Civil rights activists gathered outside of NFL headquarters, calling on team owners to overturn a new policy aimed at stopping player protests during the national anthem and encouraging boycotting of league and sponsors.More >>
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  • LeBron's 35 help Cavs beat Celtics 87-79, reach NBA Finals

    LeBron's 35 help Cavs beat Celtics 87-79, reach NBA Finals

    Monday, May 28 2018 4:06 AM EDT2018-05-28 08:06:05 GMT
    (AP Photo/Charles Krupa). Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James soars to dunk in front of Boston Celtics forward Al Horford (42) and forward Marcus Morris (13) during the first half in Game 7 of the NBA basketball Eastern Conference finals, Sunday, ...(AP Photo/Charles Krupa). Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James soars to dunk in front of Boston Celtics forward Al Horford (42) and forward Marcus Morris (13) during the first half in Game 7 of the NBA basketball Eastern Conference finals, Sunday, ...
    LeBron James scored 35 points with 15 rebounds and nine assists to earn an eighth straight trip to the NBA Finals, leading the Cleveland Cavaliers to an 87-79 victory over the Boston Celtics in Game 7 of the...More >>
    LeBron James scored 35 points with 15 rebounds and nine assists to earn an eighth straight trip to the NBA Finals, leading the Cleveland Cavaliers to an 87-79 victory over the Boston Celtics in Game 7 of the Eastern Conference finals.More >>
  • Warriors, Rockets set for Game 7 in West finals

    Warriors, Rockets set for Game 7 in West finals

    Monday, May 28 2018 3:18 AM EDT2018-05-28 07:18:51 GMT
    (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez). Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry (30) gestures during the second half of Game 6 of the NBA basketball Western Conference Finals against the Houston Rockets in Oakland, Calif., Saturday, May 26, 2018. The Warrior...(AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez). Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry (30) gestures during the second half of Game 6 of the NBA basketball Western Conference Finals against the Houston Rockets in Oakland, Calif., Saturday, May 26, 2018. The Warrior...
    The Golden State Warriors and Houston Rockets meet Monday night in Game 7 of the Western Conference finals with the Warriors need a win to reach the NBA Finals for the fourth straight year.More >>
    The Golden State Warriors and Houston Rockets meet Monday night in Game 7 of the Western Conference finals with the Warriors need a win to reach the NBA Finals for the fourth straight year.More >>
  • Another NBA Finals brings another huge challenge for LeBron

    Another NBA Finals brings another huge challenge for LeBron

    Monday, May 28 2018 3:18 AM EDT2018-05-28 07:18:40 GMT
    (AP Photo/Elise Amendola). Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James, right, celebrates a basket during the second half in Game 7 of the NBA basketball Eastern Conference finals against the Boston Celtics, Sunday, May 27, 2018, in Boston.(AP Photo/Elise Amendola). Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James, right, celebrates a basket during the second half in Game 7 of the NBA basketball Eastern Conference finals against the Boston Celtics, Sunday, May 27, 2018, in Boston.
    LeBron James will get a couple days to catch his breath, then make his annual June journey to Golden State or down to Houston to face a team far better than his.More >>
    LeBron James will get a couple days to catch his breath, then make his annual June journey to Golden State or down to Houston to face a team far better than his.More >>
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