April 16, 2015

Pacers have playoff hopes end with 95 83 loss to Grizzlies

By Clay Bailey THE ASSOCIATED PRESS MEMPHIS, Tenn. _ The Memphis Grizzlies are headed into the post-season with home-court advantage. The Indiana Pacers are simply heading […]
April 16, 2015

Bolt in Rio: ‘This will be my last Olympics. … I’m excited now that it’s getting closer’

By Stephen Wade THE ASSOCIATED PRESS RIO DE JANEIRO _ Usain Bolt walked into a small gym at the base of Rio de Janeiro’s Mangueira favela […]
April 15, 2015

Honoring Jackie Robinson extends into orbit this year; Dodgers to erect statue

By Joe Resnick THE ASSOCIATED PRESS LOS ANGELES _ Jackie Robinson Day was celebrated even in space this year. While Rachel Robinson, the player’s 92-year-old widow, […]
April 15, 2015

Study: Major League Baseball makes only slight gains in racial and gender hiring

By Kyle Hightower THE ASSOCIATED PRESS ORLANDO, Fla. _ Major League Baseball maintained its grades for its racial and gender hiring practices, while its percentage of […]
April 8, 2015

Tiger Woods turns Par 3 contest at Masters into family outing with Lindsey Vonn, his children

AUGUSTA, Ga. _ Tiger Woods played in the Par 3 tournament at the Masters for the first time since 2004, and he made it quite a […]
April 8, 2015

Impact’s Oduro tweets that fans made racism sounds during CONCACAF match

Montreal Impact midfielder Dominic Oduro says fans of the Costa Rican club Alajuelense at a CONCACAF Champions League match directed racist sounds toward black players. The […]
April 8, 2015

Impact buoyant after Aluelense win puts them in CONCACAF Champions League final

The Montreal Impact finished last in 2014, but reaching the final of the CONCACAF Champions League has made them the pride of Major League Soccer this […]
April 8, 2015

Tuesday’s Scoreboard & Wednesdays Schedule

Tuesday’s Games NHL Ottawa 4 Pittsburgh 3 (OT) Winnipeg 1 St. Louis 0 Calgary 3 Arizona 2 Edmonton 4 Los Angeles 2 N.Y. Rangers 4 New […]
April 7, 2015

A ring for each finger: Coach K wins 5th national championship

By Jim O’Connell THE ASSOCIATED PRESS INDIANAPOLIS _ It’s John Wooden and Mike Krzyzewski. Duke’s Coach K won his fifth national championship Monday night with a […]
April 7, 2015

Woods still the most compelling story at the Masters, even if state of game remains a mystery

By Paul Newberry THE ASSOCIATED PRESS AUGUSTA, Ga. _ Tiger Woods stood on the seventh green at Augusta National, legs crossed and propped up on his […]
April 7, 2015

Dike ready to rumble

TORONTO _ At six foot one and 220 pounds, Bright Dike looks near indestructible. But the bull-like Toronto FC striker has been let down by his […]
April 7, 2015

Raptors wary of scouts heading into post-season

TORONTO _ With five games to go in the Toronto Raptors’ regular-season, opposing scouts have become regular fixtures. Personnel from every team Toronto might face in […]
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