January 9, 2015

Stadium renovations forces Toronto FC to deal with demanding MLS schedule

By Neil Davidson THE CANADIAN PRESS TORONTO _ Temporarily homeless due to stadium renovations, Toronto FC will spend the first two months of the 2015 MLS […]
January 9, 2015

24 areas in US express interest in hosting soccer’s 2016 Centennial Copa America

MIAMI _ Twenty-four areas in the United States have expressed interest in hosting games during next year’s Centennial Copa America. The Confederation of North, Central America […]
January 9, 2015

Canadian teenage striker Cyle Larin set to enter MLS SuperDraft, could go No. 1

By Neil Davidson THE CANADIAN PRESS TORONTO _ Canadian international forward Cyle Larin has signed a Generation Adidas contract, setting the stage for the highly touted […]
January 7, 2015

South Africa gambles on injured wicketkeeper De Kock for Cricket World Cup

By Gerald Imray THE ASSOCIATED PRESS CAPE TOWN, South Africa _ South Africa gambled on wicketkeeper Quinton de Kock on Wednesday in its latest attempt to […]
January 3, 2015

Mike Conley scores 19 as Memphis Grizzlies hold off Los Angeles Lakers for 109 106 victory

By Joe Resnick THE ASSOCIATED PRESS LOS ANGELES _ The Memphis Grizzlies were on the verge of going to overtime for the fifth time in 11 […]
January 1, 2015

LeBron James, Stephen Curry leading All Star vote getters after 2nd release of fan ballots

NEW YORK _ LeBron James and Stephen Curry remain the leading NBA All-Star vote-getters after the second tally of fan ballots. Cleveland’s James leads all with […]
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 […]