April 4, 2015

Williams wins 8th Key Biscayne title by beating Suarez Navarro 6 2, 6 0 in Miami Open final

By Steven Wine THE ASSOCIATED PRESS KEY BISCAYNE, Fla. _ Clutching her latest trophy, Serena Williams brushed confetti from her arms and smiled for the cameras […]
April 4, 2015

Royals young ace Yordano Ventura gets $23 million, 5 year contract

KANSAS CITY, Mo. _ Yordano Ventura and the Kansas City Royals reached a $23 million, five-year deal Saturday, two days before the emerging ace is set […]
April 3, 2015

Vucevic scores a career high 37 points to power Magic to a 97 84 victory over Timberwolves

By Jon Krawczynski THE ASSOCIATED PRESS MINNEAPOLIS _ The entire NBA has had a hard time slowing down Nikola Vucevic this season. Against the undermanned Minnesota […]
April 3, 2015

He’s back (again): Tiger Woods says he’ll tee it up at the Masters next week

By Doug Ferguson THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Tiger Woods ended all that speculation about his game by letting everyone see for themselves. He said Friday he will […]
April 3, 2015

Sacramento Kings centre Sim Bhullar embracing his place as NBA’s 1st player of Indian descent

By Antonio Gonzalez THE ASSOCIATED PRESS SACRAMENTO, Calif. _ Sim Bhullar is used to people staring at him. At 7-foot-5 and 360 pounds, Bhullar’s big frame […]
April 3, 2015

National League Central preview capsules

Capsules of National League Central teams, listed in order of finish last year: ___ St. Louis Cardinals 2014: 90-72, first place, lost to San Francisco in […]
April 3, 2015

Miami’s Dwyane Wade injures knee, Heat beaten 114 88 by Cavs, who win 17th straight home game

By Tom Withers THE ASSOCIATED PRESS CLEVELAND _ Dwayne Wade’s left knee is only sore, nothing seriously damaged. Miami’s playoff push hobbles along. Wade bruised his […]
April 2, 2015

Los Angeles Lakers’ Wayne Ellington will miss the rest of the season with separated shoulder

EL SEGUNDO, Calif. _ Los Angeles Lakers guard Wayne Ellington will miss the rest of the season with a separated right shoulder. The Lakers made the […]
April 2, 2015

Cavaliers without Kevin Love against Heat; Wade, Irving both expected to play

By Tom Withers THE ASSOCIATED PRESS CLEVELAND _ Cavaliers starting forward Kevin Love will not play Thursday night against Miami because of a sore back. Cleveland […]
April 2, 2015

At New Jersey conference, Mike Tyson says more must be done for prisoner re entry

By Julie Walker THE ASSOCIATED PRESS JERSEY CITY, N.J. _ Former heavyweight boxing champion Mike Tyson gave the keynote address Thursday at a conference on prisoner […]
April 2, 2015

Kentucky forward Trey Lyles thriving in role as the Wildcats’ X factor in NCAA Tournament

By Gary B. Graves THE ASSOCIATED PRESS INDIANAPOLIS _ First came the leg injury that delayed Trey Lyles’ inclusion in Kentucky’s platoon system until the fall. […]
April 2, 2015

Anderson spurs West Indies last day collapse, England win 2nd test by 9 wickets

ST. GEORGE’S, Grenada _ Inspired by James Anderson’s fiery burst with the second new ball and his brilliance in the field, England defeated the West Indies […]
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