March 3, 2016

Serena Williams says time off from competition won’t hurt her game

NEW YORK _ Serena Williams says she’s ready to win tournaments even if she hasn’t played in many recently. “There’s nothing that can stop me right […]
March 3, 2016

Augustin leads Nuggets to 117 107 win over Lakers

By Pat Graham THE ASSOCIATED PRESS DENVER _ Kobe Bryant’s farewell performance in Denver was shortened by a sore shoulder. No matter, the fans still showed […]
March 2, 2016

Kessel, Subban left off initial World Cup of Hockey rosters

By Stephen Whyno THE ASSOCIATED PRESS WASHINGTON _ Phil Kessel has to wait to find out if he plays for the United States at the World […]
March 2, 2016

Liverpool beats Man City 3 0, avenges cup final loss

By Steve Douglas THE ASSOCIATED PRESS LIVERPOOL, England _ Liverpool avenged its weekend loss to Manchester City in the League Cup final in some style on […]
February 25, 2016


TORONTO (AP) _ DeMar DeRozan scored 31 points and Kyle Lowry added 21 as Toronto beat Minnesota for a franchise record-tying ninth straight home victory. DeRozan […]
February 25, 2016

Barnes has 25 as Grizzlies defeat Lakers 128 119

By Clay Bailey THE ASSOCIATED PRESS MEMPHIS, Tenn. _ The Grizzlies stole the spotlight from Kobe Bryant’s last game in Memphis with their biggest offensive performance […]
February 25, 2016

Curry, Thompson come through late, Warriors top Heat 118 112

By Tim Reynolds THE ASSOCIATED PRESS MIAMI _ The league’s leading shot blocker was coming at him, and even that wasn’t enough to bother Stephen Curry. […]
February 25, 2016

FIFA asks for details of victory speeches ahead of election

By Rob Harris THE ASSOCIATED PRESS ZURICH _ FIFA asked presidential candidates to provide details of their intended victory speeches ahead of Friday’s election in a […]
February 25, 2016

FIFA reduces bans for Blatter, Platini from 8 to 6 years

By Rob Harris And Graham Dunbar THE ASSOCIATED PRESS ZURICH _ Sepp Blatter and Michel Platini had their bans from soccer reduced from eight years to […]
February 23, 2016

Bucks beat Lakers 108 101 in Kobe’s final game in Milwaukee

By Genaro C. Armas THE ASSOCIATED PRESS MILWAUKEE _ Bucks forward Giannis Antetokounmpo put on a show against the Los Angeles Lakers on Monday night, reeling […]
February 23, 2016

Dragic scores 24, Heat rally and beat Pacers 101 93 in OT

By Tim Reynolds THE ASSOCIATED PRESS MIAMI _ Chris Bosh remained away from the team. Luol Deng had to put his own dislocated finger back into […]
February 22, 2016

Lowry’s triple double helps Raptors rout Knicks 122 95

By Brian Mahoney THE ASSOCIATED PRESS NEW YORK _ Kyle Lowry got his triple-double and DeMar DeRozan set a Raptors record. Toronto’s All-Stars were so clearly […]