February 5, 2015

Promoter says HBO and Showtime in agreement on Mayweather Pacquiao fight

By Tim Dahlberg THE ASSOCIATED PRESS HBO and Showtime have agreed on how they would broadcast a fight between Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Manny Pacquiao, promoter […]
February 5, 2015

Cuba tops Puerto Rico 3 2 in 10 innings for 1st win at Caribbean Series; Venezuela in semis

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico _ Cuba beat Puerto Rico 3-2 in 10 innings Wednesday night for its first victory in the Caribbean Series. The win came […]
February 5, 2015

Triano hopes to field his top team for this summer’s Pan American Games

By Lori Ewing THE CANADIAN PRESS TORONTO _ Jay Triano expects to have the country’s best on the court for this summer’s Pan American Games. The […]
February 5, 2015

Tiger Woods, coming off worst score of his career, tries to move forward at Torrey Pines

By Doug Ferguson THE ASSOCIATED PRESS SAN DIEGO _ Tiger Woods is at Torrey Pines and the centre of attention, just like always. Just not like […]
February 5, 2015

Serena Williams writes she will return to Indian Wells after a 14 year absence sparked by boos

By Greg Beacham THE ASSOCIATED PRESS LOS ANGELES _ After 14 years away, Serena Williams is ready to forgive Indian Wells. The world’s No. 1 women’s […]
February 5, 2015

Martin scores 30, Rubio sparks Timberwolves late in 102 101 win over Heat

By Jon Krawczynski THE ASSOCIATED PRESS MINNEAPOLIS _ Ricky Rubio returned to Target Center with a flourish, throwing no-look passes early and forcing turnovers late to […]
February 4, 2015

Warriors 121, Kings 96

SACRAMENTO, Calif. _ Stephen Curry had 23 points and nine assists, and the Golden State Warriors rode a 23-0 spurt in the first half to beat […]
February 4, 2015


PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) _ Damian Lillard scored 25 points and the Portland Trail Blazers, boosted by the return of centre Robin Lopez, held off the Utah […]
February 4, 2015


PHILADELPHIA (AP) _ Hollis Thompson scored a career-high 23 points to lead the Philadelphia 76ers to the victory over the slumping Denver Nuggets. Michael Carter-Williams had […]
February 4, 2015

Augustin, Pistons run away from Heat in 1st quarter, beat Miami 108 91 despite Bosh’s 34

By Noah Trister THE ASSOCIATED PRESS AUBURN HILLS, Mich. _ D.J. Augustin is flourishing in an expanded role for the Detroit Pistons. Augustin had 25 points […]
February 4, 2015

Charlie Sifford dies at 92; pioneer to became the first black on the PGA Tour

By Doug Ferguson THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Charlie Sifford, who only wanted a chance to play and broke the colour barrier in golf as the first PGA […]
February 3, 2015

PGA Tour caddies file class action lawsuit over not earning endorsement money from bibs

By Doug Ferguson THE ASSOCIATED PRESS SAN DIEGO _ A group of PGA Tour caddies sued the PGA Tour in federal court Tuesday for making them […]