January 18, 2016

Westbrook’s triple double leads Thunder past Heat

By Cliff Brunt THE ASSOCIATED PRESS OKLAHOMA CITY _ Russell Westbrook got another triple-double and as usual, the Thunder won. Westbrook had his second consecutive triple-double […]
January 18, 2016

Harden scores 31 as Rockets rout Lakers 112 95

By Joe Resnick THE ASSOCIATED PRESS LOS ANGELES _ The Houston Rockets toyed with the Los Angeles Lakers in the first half before showing what they […]
January 18, 2016

‘Super Serena’ returns with 1st round win at Australian Open

By Jocelyn Gecker THE ASSOCIATED PRESS MELBOURNE, Australia _ At the time, she called herself “Super Serena” and posted a picture of herself dressed like Superwoman. […]
January 17, 2016

Gasol’s 37 points helps Grizzlies past Knicks 103 95

By Clay Bailey THE ASSOCIATED PRESS MEMPHIS, Tenn. _ Grizzlies forward Matt Barnes and Knicks coach Derek Fisher stayed away from each other while Marc Gasol […]
January 14, 2016

Toronto midfielder Richie Laryea expected to go high at MLS SuperDraft

By Neil Davidson THE CANADIAN PRESS Canadian Cyle Larin proved to be a home run for Orlando City in last year’s MLS SuperDraft, earning rookie of […]
January 13, 2016

Kentucky guard Jamal Murray is Canadian basketball’s next big thing

By Lori Ewing THE CANADIAN PRESS LEXINGTON, Ky. _ The night before Canadian teenager Jamal Murray led the Kentucky Wildcats to their 13th victory of the […]
January 13, 2016

Ex FIFA vice president pleads not guilty in corruption case

By Jake Pearson THE ASSOCIATED PRESS NEW YORK _ A former FIFA vice-president and interim president of the North and Central American and Caribbean governing body […]
January 13, 2016

Texas report finds no evidence of academic misconduct in men’s basketball

By Jim Vertuno THE ASSOCIATED PRESS SAN ANTONIO _ An investigation into allegations of academic misconduct in the University of Texas men’s basketball program found no […]
January 12, 2016

Hall of Fame baseball player Monte Irvin dies at 96

HOUSTON _ Hall of Famer Monte Irvin, a power-hitting outfielder who starred for the New York Giants in the 1950s in a career abbreviated by major […]
January 12, 2016

Lionel Messi back at the top of Associated Press Global Football 10, Barcelona also No. 1

By Jack Bezants THE ASSOCIATED PRESS LONDON _ Lionel Messi and Barcelona returned to the top of the Associated Press Global Football 10 on Tuesday. Barcelona […]
January 12, 2016

Jordan Spieth has a big game without having a big head

By Doug Ferguson THE ASSOCIATED PRESS HONOLULU _ To compare Jordan Spieth with Tiger Woods is not a mistake because Spieth does it all the time. […]
January 8, 2016

Patrick Reed and Jordan Spieth, partners and foes who play good golf together

By Doug Ferguson THE ASSOCIATED PRESS KAPALUA, Hawaii _ Jordan Spieth and Patrick Reed competed each other in junior golf, each beat the other in a […]