April 2, 2015

Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers says club won’t sell Sterling after winger turns down deal

LIVERPOOL, England _ Raheem Sterling‘s decision to go public about his contract dispute with Liverpool was questioned on Thursday by manager Brendan Rodgers, who underlined the […]
April 1, 2015

13 US Senators write FIFA’s Blatter to ask for vote on moving 2018 World Cup out of Russia

By Howard Fendrich THE ASSOCIATED PRESS WASHINGTON _ Thirteen U.S. Senators asked FIFA to consider taking the 2018 World Cup out of Russia because of what […]
April 1, 2015

Raheem Sterling puts off contract talks with Liverpool until end of season

LIVERPOOL, England _ Liverpool forward Raheem Sterling is putting off contract talks with the club until the end of the season, saying “it has never been […]
March 30, 2015

Venus Williams beats Wozniacki to reach Miami Open quarterfinals; Serena Williams also wins

By Steven Wine THE ASSOCIATED PRESS KEY BISCAYNE, Fla. _ Basking in her latest victory Monday, a beaming Venus Williams stood near her changeover chair launching […]
March 30, 2015

Serena Williams will return to Washington Kastles in 40th season of World Team Tennis

NEW YORK _ Serena Williams will return to the Washington Kastles in the 40th season of World Team Tennis. WTT announced Monday that Williams will play […]
March 30, 2015

Subban relieved Habs star goalie Price wasn’t hurt in on ice collision

By Bill Beacon THE CANADIAN PRESS BROSSARD, Que. _ There was a sigh of relief at the Montreal Canadiens practice rink when goalie Carey Price skated […]
March 30, 2015

Oklahoma City Thunder 109, Phoenix Suns 97

PHOENIX _ Russell Westbrook had 33 points, nine rebounds and seven assists, and the Oklahoma City Thunder rallied from 20 points down to beat the Phoenix […]
March 30, 2015


SAN ANTONIO (AP) _ Kawhi Leonard had 25 points and 10 rebounds, and the Spurs cruised to the victory. San Antonio won for the 13th time […]
March 30, 2015


NEW YORK (AP) _ Brook Lopez had 30 points and 11 rebounds, and Brooklyn kept up its playoff push with its third straight victory. Joe Johnson […]
March 30, 2015


BOSTON (AP) _ J.J. Redick scored 27 points, Chris Paul had 21 points and 10 assists, and the Clippers earned their seventh consecutive win. Blake Griffin […]
March 30, 2015


INDIANAPOLIS (AP) _ C.J. Miles made a key 3-pointer with a minute left and finished with 28 points, helping Indiana to the victory. The Pacers pulled […]
March 30, 2015


MIAMI (AP) _ Heat star Dwyane Wade scored 40 points one day after having fluid removed from his balky left knee, and Udonis Haslem set season […]