February 3, 2015

Get a yip: Tiger Woods reaches a low point on his way back

By Doug Ferguson THE ASSOCIATED PRESS SAN DIEGO _ No one can recall these kinds of odds for Tiger Woods at any tournament, certainly not one […]
February 3, 2015

Miami’s Luol Deng returns from left calf strain after 3 games, starts against Pistons

AUBURN HILLS, Mich. _ Luol Deng returned to Miami’s starting lineup Tuesday night at Detroit after missing three games with a left calf strain. Deng averaged […]
February 2, 2015

Kevin Love still trying to find his bearings as a role player with the Cleveland Cavaliers

By Jon Krawczynski THE ASSOCIATED PRESS MINNEAPOLIS _ In his first game at Target Center since he was traded, it was abundantly clear to Kevin Love […]
February 2, 2015

From Rio to Tokyo, sports fans skip work or brave the heat to watch Super Bowl

By Neil Frankland THE ASSOCIATED PRESS MELBOURNE, Australia _ The Super Bowl is a winter event, but in Rio de Janeiro, a mix of Brazilians and […]
February 1, 2015

HEAT 83, CELTICS 75

BOSTON (AP) _ Hassan Whiteside scored half of his 20 points during a dominant stretch spanning the third and fourth quarters and Miami held off Boston […]
February 1, 2015

Knicks 92, Lakers 80

NEW YORK _ Carmelo Anthony scored 18 of his 31 points in the third quarter and the New York Knicks beat the Los Angeles Lakers 92-80 […]
January 31, 2015

Serena Williams beats Sharapova again to claim 6th Australian Open and 19th Grand Slam title

By John Pye THE ASSOCIATED PRESS MELBOURNE, Australia _ Serena Williams stuck out a fist in mock triumph and mouthed “C’mon,” careful not to push her […]
January 31, 2015

Tiger Woods, coming off an 82, plunges in ranking, risks missing a World Golf Championship

By Doug Ferguson THE ASSOCIATED PRESS SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. _ Tiger Woods, coming off an 82 for his worst round as a pro, will be out of […]
January 31, 2015

Person with knowledge of decision to AP: Ricky Rubio plans to play Monday against Dallas

By Jon Krawczynski THE ASSOCIATED PRESS MINNEAPOLIS _ Ricky Rubio is one game away from returning to the Minnesota Timberwolves. Rubio has been cleared to play […]
January 31, 2015

Lydia Ko takes No. 1 spot in world at record 17, Na Yeon Choi wins LPGA Tour opener

By Steve Elling THE ASSOCIATED PRESS OCALA, Fla. _ With a notable double prize not only within reach, but practically in her grip, teen star Lydia […]
January 30, 2015

Hawks stretch record winning streak to 18, use balance to beat Aldridge, Trail Blazers 105 99

By Charles Odum THE ASSOCIATED PRESS ATLANTA _ The Atlanta Hawks keep finding new ways to extend the longest winning streak in franchise history. This time, […]
January 30, 2015

LeBron returns, Love, Irving team for 44, as Cavs top Kings, 101 90; James scores 19

CLEVELAND _ LeBron James met with Cavaliers team doctors Friday night to decide if he would play after missing a game because of a sprained right […]
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