December 31, 2014

Kobe Bryant’s triple double lifts Lakers to 111 103 win over struggling Nuggets

By Pat Graham THE ASSOCIATED PRESS DENVER _ The old Kobe Bryant sure looked an awful lot like the young Kobe Bryant. That’s what a little […]
December 29, 2014

Mo’ne Davis wins AP Female Athlete of the Year honours over Lauren Hill and Serena Williams

By Rob Maaddi THE ASSOCIATED PRESS PHILADELPHIA _ No one in the sports world had heard of the 2014 Associated Press Female Athlete of the Year […]
December 29, 2014

Chris Bosh returns to Heat lineup after 8 game absence with strained left calf

MIAMI _ Chris Bosh has returned to the Miami Heat lineup after missing the team’s previous eight games with a strained left calf muscle. Bosh was […]
December 27, 2014

Dominican police question Chicago Cubs shortstop Starlin Castro after club shooting

SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic _ Authorities in the Dominican Republic questioned Chicago Cubs shortstop Starlin Castro after a nightclub shooting Saturday morning in which several people […]
December 26, 2014

Gasol comes up big against former team with 23 points, 13 rebounds, Bulls beat Lakers 113 93

By Andrew Seligman THE ASSOCIATED PRESS CHICAGO _ There was no getting around it for Pau Gasol, no denying this was one strange and emotional night. […]
December 26, 2014

Clippers bounce back after shooting 4 for 24 in 1st quarter, beat Warriors 100 86

By Joe Resnick THE ASSOCIATED PRESS LOS ANGELES _ The Golden State Warriors shot as dreadfully in the fourth quarter as the Los Angeles Clippers did […]
December 25, 2014

An unhappy homecoming for LeBron: Heat top Cavaliers in James’ return, 101 91

By Tim Reynolds THE ASSOCIATED PRESS MIAMI _ LeBron James and Dwyane Wade wrapped each other in a pregame embrace, chatted and laughed at halftime, then […]
December 23, 2014

Rams Wells tries to rebound from costlyl botched snaps, makes no excuses

By R.B. Fallstrom THE ASSOCIATED PRESS ST. LOUIS _ Over and over, Scott Wells refused to make excuses for the ones that got away. The St. […]
December 23, 2014

Canada looks to make soccer mark as women’s elite come to contest World Cup

By Neil Davidson THE CANADIAN PRESS TORONTO _ The Women’s World Cup comes to Canada in the summer of 2015 as the FIFA showcase expands to […]
December 23, 2014

A new Masters tradition: trying to keep field under 100 players, a streak dating to 1966

By Doug Ferguson THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Here’s a new tradition unlike any other _ the race to see if the Masters can keep its field under […]
December 23, 2014

Pan American Games highlight busy 2015 for sports in Canada

By Lori Ewing THE CANADIAN PRESS TORONTO _ A year before the curtain goes up on the 2016 Rio Olympics, Canada’s top summer athletes will be […]
December 23, 2014

Abby Wambach voted CONCACAF Female Player of Year; Keylor Navas wins men’s honour

MIAMI _ American forward Abby Wambach has been voted CONCACAF’s Female Player of the Year and Costa Rican goalkeeper Keylor Navas was honoured as Male Player […]