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Kawhi Leonard expects mixed reception in return to Toronto

TORONTO (AP) — Kawhi Leonard expects to hear a mix of cheers and boos when he faces the Toronto Raptors [...]

  • NBA
Dec 11, 1:10 PM EST

Graham, Hornets survive big night from Wizards’ Bertans

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Miles Bridges said he spent most of his rookie season thinking about highlight-reel plays. But the [...]

  • NBA
Dec 11, 12:56 AM EST

Embiid leads 76ers past Nuggets to stay perfect at home

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Joel Embiid threw the ball over his shoulder into the basket and celebrated the no-look shot with [...]

  • NBA
Dec 11, 12:56 AM EST

Heat use 22-0 late run to top Hawks, 135-121 in OT

MIAMI (AP) — Trae Young figured the game was over. Turns out, Jimmy Butler and the Miami Heat were just [...]

  • NBA
Dec 11, 12:56 AM EST

Reeling Knicks drop 10th straight, 115-87 to Trail Blazers

Damian Lillard had 31 points, including eight 3-pointers, and the Portland Trail Blazers handed the New York Knicks their 10th [...]

  • NBA
Dec 11, 12:56 AM EST

Barrett was warned about life in the NBA and Knicks deliver

NEW YORK (AP) — RJ Barrett was asked to explain something that would have been unusual to a 10-year veteran, [...]

  • NBA
Dec 10, 5:10 AM EST

Morant scores 26 in return to lead Grizzlies past Warriors

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Ja Morant squashed the Golden State Warriors’ hopes for their first winning streak of the season. [...]

  • NBA
Dec 10, 4:57 AM EST

Raptors’ VanVleet sidelined because of bruised right knee

CHICAGO (AP) — Toronto Raptors guard Fred VanVleet missed Monday’s game against the Chicago Bulls because of a bruised right [...]

  • NBA
Dec 10, 1:11 AM EST

Booker, Oubre carry Suns past Timberwolves 125-109

PHOENIX (AP) — Kelly Oubre Jr. was ready for a low-key night on the town with friends and family to [...]

  • NBA
Dec 10, 1:11 AM EST

Walker scores 22, Celts beat Cavs 110-88 in Hayward’s return

BOSTON (AP) — Gordon Hayward got back in the lineup and helped the Boston Celtics build a big lead. Kemba [...]

  • NBA
Dec 10, 12:57 AM EST

2 ex-Nebraska football players face sex assault allegations

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Two former University of Nebraska football players have been arrested after a reported off-campus sexual assault [...]

  • NCAAFB
Dec 11, 1:10 PM EST

Liberty. Freeze agree to new multiyear contract

LYNCHBURG, Va. (AP) — Liberty University and first-year football coach Hugh Freeze have agreed to a new multiyear contract extension. [...]

  • NCAAFB
Dec 11, 1:10 PM EST

Heisman Trophy candidates: Burrow, Fields, Hurts, Young

A capsule look at the four Heisman Trophy finalists: JOE BURROW YEAR/POSITION/SCHOOL: Senior, QB, LSU BIO: His feel-good story is [...]

  • NCAAFB
Dec 11, 1:10 PM EST

Ohio State leads the pack in AP All-Big Ten top honors

Heisman Trophy finalists Justin Fields and Chase Young head an Associated Press All-Big Ten football team dominated by players from [...]

  • NCAAFB
Dec 11, 1:10 PM EST

AP source: UNLV offers head coach job to LSU’s Dave Aranda

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — UNLV has offered its vacant head coaching job to LSU defensive coordinator Dave Aranda, a person [...]

  • NCAAFB
Dec 11, 1:10 AM EST

Oregon QB Herbert wins Campbell Trophy, top scholar-athlete

NEW YORK (AP) — Oregon quarterback Justin Herbert has won the William V. Campbell Trophy, which honors college football’s top [...]

  • NCAAFB
Dec 11, 1:10 AM EST

Mountain West announces Nevada suspensions after altercation

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — The Mountain West Conference has suspended four Nevada football players for their roles in a [...]

  • NCAAFB
Dec 10, 9:10 PM EST

Young, McFadden, White head to Hall of Fame without Heismans

NEW YORK (AP) — Vince Young put up dizzying dual-threat numbers at Texas before it was common in college football. [...]

  • NCAAFB
Dec 10, 5:16 PM EST

New Missouri coach Eli Drinkwitz predicts success

COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — Eli Drinkwitz was saying all the right things after being introduced as the new football coach [...]

  • NCAAFB
Dec 10, 5:16 PM EST

St. Cloud State to end football, golf programs in 2020

ST. CLOUD, Minn., (AP) — St. Cloud State University in Minnesota plans to end its football and golf programs to [...]

  • NCAAFB
Dec 10, 5:16 PM EST

Cole mine: Gerrit, Yankees strike record $324M, 9-year deal

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Gerrit Cole quickly ended Stephen Strasburg’s tenure as baseball’s highest-paid pitcher. Cole agreed to a $324 [...]

  • MLB
Dec 11, 2:05 PM EST

Study: Inconsistent seams, player behavior behind HR uptick

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Baseballs used during the 2019 regular season had less drag on average, contributing to a power [...]

  • MLB
Dec 11, 1:10 PM EST

Ken Harrelson wins Frick Award for broadcast excellece

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Ken Harrelson, a former player who called Chicago White Sox games for 34 years, on Wednesday [...]

  • MLB
Dec 11, 1:10 PM EST

Balkovec looks forward to breaking barrier as hitting coach

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Rachel Balkovec wants to be a hit with the New York Yankees — and the way [...]

  • MLB
Dec 11, 9:10 AM EST

White Sox get young slugger Mazara from Rangers for prospect

SAN DIEGO (AP) — The Chicago White Sox acquired right fielder Nomar Mazara from the Texas Rangers for minor league [...]

  • MLB
Dec 11, 5:10 AM EST

Gomes, Kendrick officially back to World Series champ Nats

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Doing their best to keep as much of their World Series roster intact as possible, the [...]

  • MLB
Dec 11, 1:10 AM EST

Giants add infielder Cozart, prospect in trade with Angels

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Zack Cozart has had surgery on his left shoulder twice in two years. The San Francisco [...]

  • MLB
Dec 11, 1:10 AM EST

Hinch working with MLB on sign steal probe, mum on details

SAN DIEGO (AP) — AJ Hinch leaned into a microphone and looked up at one of the deepest gaggles of [...]

  • MLB
Dec 11, 1:10 AM EST

Twins finalize deals for Michael Pineda, Alex Avila

SAN DIEGO (AP) — The Minnesota Twins finalized a $20 million, two-year contract with suspended pitcher Michael Pineda on Tuesday [...]

  • MLB
Dec 11, 1:10 AM EST

Gerrit Cole, Scott Boras ready to play `Can you top this?’

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Gerrit Cole and agent Scott Boras are ready for baseball’s version of “Can you top this?” [...]

  • MLB
Dec 11, 1:10 AM EST

A look at who is unbeaten or winless in college basketball

The ranks of the unbeaten were thinned out even more Tuesday night. Louisville, Maryland and Butler all lost for the [...]

  • NCAAMB
Dec 11, 5:10 AM EST

Top-ranked Louisville beaten by Texas Tech 70-57

Louisville became the fourth No. 1 team to lose this season, falling to Texas Tech 70-57 Tuesday night as Davide [...]

  • NCAAMB
Dec 11, 1:10 AM EST

Wayland Baptist’s J.J. Culver scores 100 points in game

PLAINVIEW, Texas (AP) — Wayland Baptist senior guard J.J. Culver became the fourth college basketball player to score 100 or [...]

  • NCAAMB
Dec 11, 1:10 AM EST

Mitchell’s 15 points, 13 boards lead BC past Albany, 72-51

BOSTON (AP) — Steffon Mitchell did a lot more than score points and grab rebounds for Boston College. He was [...]

  • NCAAMB
Dec 11, 12:57 AM EST

Louisville becomes latest No. 1 to lose, falls to Texas Tech

NEW YORK (AP) — Texas Tech’s scruffy walk-on Avery Benson tried to crowd surf at Madison Square Garden and coach [...]

  • NCAAMB
Dec 11, 12:57 AM EST

Fobbs scores career best 33, Towson tops UMBC 77-71

TOWSON, Md. (AP) — Brian Fobbs drained seven 3-pointers and scored 33 points, both career highs, and made six free [...]

  • NCAAMB
Dec 11, 12:57 AM EST

Utah State goes to 10-1, routs NAIA’s St. Katherine 94-49

LOGAN, Utah (AP) — Brock Miller scored 22 points and Utah State improved its record to 10-1 and won their [...]

  • NCAAMB
Dec 11, 12:57 AM EST

Salnave’s 3 at buzzer lifts Monmouth over Princeton 67-66

PRINCETON, N.J. (AP) — Ray Salnave scored 21 points and hit a game-winning 3-pointer at the buzzer to rally Monmouth [...]

  • NCAAMB
Dec 11, 12:57 AM EST

Haldeman shot lifts Northern Iowa over No. 24 Colorado 79-76

BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — Spencer Haldeman stole a pass and raced down the floor for a tiebreaking layup with 49 [...]

  • NCAAMB
Dec 11, 12:57 AM EST

Hoosiers rebound from 1st loss of season to top UConn at MSG

NEW YORK (AP) — Indiana failed to have a double-digit scorer and still rebounded from its first loss of the [...]

  • NCAAMB
Dec 11, 12:56 AM EST

Titans host Texans in battle for AFC South lead

Remember the Titans? You’d better do so. The Tennessee Titans suddenly look like world beaters. Or, at least, a solid [...]

  • NFL
Dec 11, 1:10 PM EST

Brady, Pats hope 3rd time is charm on clinching playoff spot

Tom Brady and the New England Patriots are hoping the third time’s a charm on clinching a playoff berth. The [...]

  • NFL
Dec 11, 1:10 AM EST

Ravens, 49ers, Saints are top 3 teams in AP Pro32 poll

NEW YORK (AP) — Lamar Jackson and the Baltimore Ravens just keep on soaring. The Ravens clinched a playoff spot [...]

  • NFL
Dec 11, 1:10 AM EST

Redskins put RB Derrius Guice on season-ending IR

ASHBURN, Va. (AP) — The Washington Redskins are shutting down injured running back Derrius Guice for the rest of the [...]

  • NFL
Dec 10, 9:10 PM EST

Carson Wentz keeps Eagles in control of playoff hopes

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Carson Wentz and the practice squad kept the Philadelphia Eagles in control of their playoff hopes. Now [...]

  • NFL
Dec 10, 9:10 PM EST

NFL salary cap could top $200 million for 1st time in 2020

IRVING, Texas (AP) — The NFL salary cap for 2020 is projected to be in the range of $196.8 million [...]

  • NFL
Dec 10, 9:09 PM EST

Ravens’ Jackson shrugs off leg injury, keeps focus on wins

OWINGS MILLS, Md. (AP) — Setting NFL records and garnering MVP votes doesn’t mean that much to Ravens quarterback Lamar [...]

  • NFL
Dec 10, 9:09 PM EST

Column: Patriots bring us a new scandal: Spygate 2.0

Anyone who’s watched the New England Patriots stumble around for the past month or so surely saw this coming. With [...]

  • NFL
Dec 10, 9:09 PM EST

Thomas out 4 games for violating substance abuse policy

ASHBURN, Va. (AP) — Washington Redskins cornerback Simeon Thomas has been suspended four games for violating the NFL’s substance abuse [...]

  • NFL
Dec 10, 5:15 PM EST

FANTASY PLAYS: Players to add include Minshew, Trubisky

Injuries, injuries and more injuries. Hopefully you’ve advanced in your fantasy football playoffs but if you did, chances are you [...]

  • NFL
Dec 10, 5:15 PM EST

NFL Season Preview

Football is officially back!! There aren’t many words that will make American sports fans much happier than those two. While [...]

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Sep 05, 2:52 PM EST