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  • Milwaukee chief apologizes for arrest of Bucks guard Brown

    Milwaukee chief apologizes for arrest of Bucks guard Brown

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 5:21 PM EDT2018-05-23 21:21:42 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 8:24 PM EDT2018-05-24 00:24:29 GMT
    Milwaukee police are poised to release body camera footage from the officers who used a stun-gun on Bucks guard Sterling Brown during a January arrest.
    Milwaukee police are poised to release body camera footage from the officers who used a stun-gun on Bucks guard Sterling Brown during a January arrest.
  • Lawmaker wants states to reject sports bet 'integrity fee'

    Lawmaker wants states to reject sports bet 'integrity fee'

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 1:53 PM EDT2018-05-23 17:53:42 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 8:24 PM EDT2018-05-24 00:24:21 GMT
    A top New Jersey lawmaker is urging all 50 states to reject so-called "integrity fee" payments to professional sports leagues in any sports betting legislation they enact.
    A top New Jersey lawmaker is urging all 50 states to reject so-called "integrity fee" payments to professional sports leagues in any sports betting legislation they enact.
  • Critics: NFL decision chooses mainstream appeal over players

    Critics: NFL decision chooses mainstream appeal over players

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 8:01 PM EDT2018-05-24 00:01:55 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 8:24 PM EDT2018-05-24 00:24:20 GMT
    (AP Photo/Chris Carlson, File). FILE - In this Thursday, Sept. 1, 2016, file photo, San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick, middle, kneels during the national anthem before the team's NFL preseason football game against the San Diego Chargers...(AP Photo/Chris Carlson, File). FILE - In this Thursday, Sept. 1, 2016, file photo, San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick, middle, kneels during the national anthem before the team's NFL preseason football game against the San Diego Chargers...
    Critics say the NFL's decision to force players to stand during the national anthem if on the field say the policy prioritizes the league's mainstream appeal over athletes.
    Critics say the NFL's decision to force players to stand during the national anthem if on the field say the policy prioritizes the league's mainstream appeal over athletes.
  • The Latest: Bethea: New NFL policy 'not really a compromise'

    The Latest: Bethea: New NFL policy 'not really a compromise'

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 5:22 PM EDT2018-05-23 21:22:15 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 8:24 PM EDT2018-05-24 00:24:12 GMT
    (AP Photo/Tony Dejak). Cleveland Browns quarterback Tyrod Taylor throws during a practice at the NFL football team's training camp facility, Wednesday, May 23, 2018, in Berea, Ohio.(AP Photo/Tony Dejak). Cleveland Browns quarterback Tyrod Taylor throws during a practice at the NFL football team's training camp facility, Wednesday, May 23, 2018, in Berea, Ohio.
    Browns QB Tyrod Taylor surprised nobody consulted players before instituting new anthem policy.
    Browns QB Tyrod Taylor surprised nobody consulted players before instituting new anthem policy.
  • NFL awards Super Bowl to Arizona (2023), New Orleans (2024)

    NFL awards Super Bowl to Arizona (2023), New Orleans (2024)

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 10:13 AM EDT2018-05-23 14:13:13 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 8:24 PM EDT2018-05-24 00:24:07 GMT
    The NFL has awarded future Super Bowls to Arizona (2023) and New Orleans (2024).
    The NFL has awarded future Super Bowls to Arizona (2023) and New Orleans (2024).
  • Spieth much better at Colonial, his other hometown PGA event

    Spieth much better at Colonial, his other hometown PGA event

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 6:51 PM EDT2018-05-23 22:51:50 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 8:24 PM EDT2018-05-24 00:24:03 GMT
    (AP Photo/LM Otero, File). FILE - In this May 28, 2017, file photo, Jordan Spieth watches a tee shot on the sixth hole during the final round of the Dean & DeLuca Invitational golf tournament at Colonial Country Club in Fort Worth, Texas. Spieth ha...(AP Photo/LM Otero, File). FILE - In this May 28, 2017, file photo, Jordan Spieth watches a tee shot on the sixth hole during the final round of the Dean & DeLuca Invitational golf tournament at Colonial Country Club in Fort Worth, Texas. Spieth ha...
    Jordan Spieth also considers Colonial a hometown tournament, and has had much more success at Hogan's Alley than the Byron Nelson.
    Jordan Spieth also considers Colonial a hometown tournament, and has had much more success at Hogan's Alley than the Byron Nelson.
  • Lawmakers: Funding, urgency lacking in Olympic abuse crisis

    Lawmakers: Funding, urgency lacking in Olympic abuse crisis

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 1:53 PM EDT2018-05-23 17:53:32 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 8:24 PM EDT2018-05-24 00:24:00 GMT
    (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). U.S. Olympic Committee Acting CEO Susanne Lyons testifies before the House Commerce Oversight and Investigations Subcommittee about the Olympic community's ability to protect athletes from sexual abuse, on Capitol Hill i...(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). U.S. Olympic Committee Acting CEO Susanne Lyons testifies before the House Commerce Oversight and Investigations Subcommittee about the Olympic community's ability to protect athletes from sexual abuse, on Capitol Hill i...
    Lawmakers used a House subcommittee hearing get answers about the U.S. Olympic Committee's slow-moving response to a steadily widening sex-abuse scandal in Olympic sports.
    Lawmakers used a House subcommittee hearing get answers about the U.S. Olympic Committee's slow-moving response to a steadily widening sex-abuse scandal in Olympic sports.
  • Lenny Dykstra accused of putting gun to Uber driver's head

    Lenny Dykstra accused of putting gun to Uber driver's head

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 5:13 PM EDT2018-05-23 21:13:51 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 8:23 PM EDT2018-05-24 00:23:58 GMT
    (N.J.) Police Department via AP). This image provided by the Linden (N.J.) Police Department shows Lenny Dykstra. Police say former Major League Baseball star Lenny Dykstra put a gun to his New Jersey Uber driver’s head when the driver declined to chan...(N.J.) Police Department via AP). This image provided by the Linden (N.J.) Police Department shows Lenny Dykstra. Police say former Major League Baseball star Lenny Dykstra put a gun to his New Jersey Uber driver’s head when the driver declined to chan...
    Police say former Major League Baseball star Lenny Dykstra put a gun to his New Jersey Uber driver's head when the driver declined to change the trip's destination.
    Police say former Major League Baseball star Lenny Dykstra put a gun to his New Jersey Uber driver's head when the driver declined to change the trip's destination.
  • Stand or stay out of sight: NFL takes on anthem protesters

    Stand or stay out of sight: NFL takes on anthem protesters

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 12:53 PM EDT2018-05-23 16:53:35 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 8:23 PM EDT2018-05-24 00:23:54 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Bazemore). NFL commissioner Roger Goodell kisses New Orleans Saints owner Gayle Benson on the forehead before announcing New Orleans has been selected to host the 2024 Super Bowl during the NFL owner's spring meeting Wednesday, May 23, 2...(AP Photo/John Bazemore). NFL commissioner Roger Goodell kisses New Orleans Saints owner Gayle Benson on the forehead before announcing New Orleans has been selected to host the 2024 Super Bowl during the NFL owner's spring meeting Wednesday, May 23, 2...
    NFL owners have approved a new policy aimed at addressing the firestorm over national anthem protests, permitting players to stay in the locker room during the "The Star-Spangled Banner" but requiring them to stand...
    NFL owners have approved a new policy aimed at addressing the firestorm over national anthem protests, permitting players to stay in the locker room during the "The Star-Spangled Banner" but requiring them to stand if they come to the field.
  • Rangers hire Boston University's David Quinn as coach

    Rangers hire Boston University's David Quinn as coach

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 2:23 PM EDT2018-05-23 18:23:14 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 8:23 PM EDT2018-05-24 00:23:51 GMT
    The New York Rangers have hired Boston University's David Quinn as their new head coach.
    The New York Rangers have hired Boston University's David Quinn as their new head coach.
  • Incognito taken into custody for psychiatric examination

    Incognito taken into custody for psychiatric examination

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 4:31 PM EDT2018-05-23 20:31:38 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 8:23 PM EDT2018-05-24 00:23:50 GMT
    (AP Photo/Phelan M. Ebenhack, File). FILE - In this Jan. 7, 2018, file photo, Buffalo Bills offensive guard Richie Incognito (64) sets up to block against the Jacksonville Jaguars defensive during the second half of an NFL wild-card playoff football ga...(AP Photo/Phelan M. Ebenhack, File). FILE - In this Jan. 7, 2018, file photo, Buffalo Bills offensive guard Richie Incognito (64) sets up to block against the Jacksonville Jaguars defensive during the second half of an NFL wild-card playoff football ga...
    Veteran NFL guard Richie Incognito was taken into custody for psychiatric examination after an incident at a Florida gym.
    Veteran NFL guard Richie Incognito was taken into custody for psychiatric examination after an incident at a Florida gym.
  • 49ers' Foster won't stand trial on domestic violence charges

    49ers' Foster won't stand trial on domestic violence charges

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 7:12 PM EDT2018-05-23 23:12:09 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 8:23 PM EDT2018-05-24 00:23:49 GMT
    A Santa Clara County judge has ruled that San Francisco 49ers linebacker Reuben Foster will not have to stand trial on domestic violence charges after the accuser recanted her allegations at a preliminary hearing.
    A Santa Clara County judge has ruled that San Francisco 49ers linebacker Reuben Foster will not have to stand trial on domestic violence charges after the accuser recanted her allegations at a preliminary hearing.
  • Hinchcliffe no longer pursuing options to run in Indy 500

    Hinchcliffe no longer pursuing options to run in Indy 500

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 3:21 PM EDT2018-05-23 19:21:42 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 8:04 PM EDT2018-05-24 00:04:39 GMT
    (AP Photo/Darron Cummings). Alexander Rossi, right, talks with James Hinchcliffe, of Canada, during qualifications for the IndyCar Indianapolis 500 auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Indianapolis, Sunday, May 20, 2018.(AP Photo/Darron Cummings). Alexander Rossi, right, talks with James Hinchcliffe, of Canada, during qualifications for the IndyCar Indianapolis 500 auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Indianapolis, Sunday, May 20, 2018.
    James Hinchcliffe says he has stopped looking for a way to get back into Sunday's Indianapolis 500.
    James Hinchcliffe says he has stopped looking for a way to get back into Sunday's Indianapolis 500.
  • Jeff Gordon calls NASCAR Hall of Fame selection 'surreal'

    Jeff Gordon calls NASCAR Hall of Fame selection 'surreal'

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 6:11 PM EDT2018-05-23 22:11:51 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 8:04 PM EDT2018-05-24 00:04:29 GMT
    Gordon, Roush, Penske, Kulwicki, Allison selected to NASCAR Hall of Fame.
    Gordon, Roush, Penske, Kulwicki, Allison selected to NASCAR Hall of Fame.
  • US tech firm: Possible cyberattack on Ukraine being prepared

    US tech firm: Possible cyberattack on Ukraine being prepared

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 2:13 PM EDT2018-05-23 18:13:23 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 7:55 PM EDT2018-05-23 23:55:17 GMT
    Cisco says that a hundreds of thousands of routers have been compromised in preparation for what could be a major cyberattack against Ukraine.
    Cisco says that a hundreds of thousands of routers have been compromised in preparation for what could be a major cyberattack against Ukraine.
  • Michigan lawmakers advance legislation on mandated reporters

    Michigan lawmakers advance legislation on mandated reporters

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 6:11 PM EDT2018-05-23 22:11:53 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 7:24 PM EDT2018-05-23 23:24:24 GMT
    Michigan lawmakers are at odds over a decision to scale back the proposed expansion of the state's mandatory reporter law after the Larry Nassar sexual abuse scandal.
    Michigan lawmakers are at odds over a decision to scale back the proposed expansion of the state's mandatory reporter law after the Larry Nassar sexual abuse scandal.
  • Fendrich on Tennis: Savor Nadal's bid for 11th French title

    Fendrich on Tennis: Savor Nadal's bid for 11th French title

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 3:03 AM EDT2018-05-23 07:03:11 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 6:56 PM EDT2018-05-23 22:56:01 GMT
    (AP Photo/Michel Euler, File). FILE - In this June 5, 2005, file photo, Spain's Rafael Nadal kisses the trophy after defeating Argentina's Mariano Puerta in their final match of the French Open tennis tournament, at the Roland Garros stadium, in Paris....(AP Photo/Michel Euler, File). FILE - In this June 5, 2005, file photo, Spain's Rafael Nadal kisses the trophy after defeating Argentina's Mariano Puerta in their final match of the French Open tennis tournament, at the Roland Garros stadium, in Paris....
    There are two ways to look at how things might unfold when play begins at the French Open.
    There are two ways to look at how things might unfold when play begins at the French Open.
  • A's slugger Khris Davis on disabled list with hurt groin

    A's slugger Khris Davis on disabled list with hurt groin

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 6:01 PM EDT2018-05-23 22:01:43 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 6:55 PM EDT2018-05-23 22:55:21 GMT
    (Fred Thornhill/The Canadian Press via AP). Oakland Athletics' Khris Davis slides safely into third as Toronto Blue Jays third baseman Josh Donaldson tries to make a play in the eighth inning of a baseball game in Toronto, Saturday, May 19, 2018.(Fred Thornhill/The Canadian Press via AP). Oakland Athletics' Khris Davis slides safely into third as Toronto Blue Jays third baseman Josh Donaldson tries to make a play in the eighth inning of a baseball game in Toronto, Saturday, May 19, 2018.
    Athletics slugger Khris Davis has landed on the disabled list with a strained right groin. He underwent an MRI exam Tuesday that revealed a Grade 1 strain, and manager Bob Melvin said after Tuesday night's loss to...
    Athletics slugger Khris Davis has landed on the disabled list with a strained right groin. He underwent an MRI exam Tuesday that revealed a Grade 1 strain, and manager Bob Melvin said after Tuesday night's loss to Seattle that the DL was a possibility.
  • NFL awards 2019 draft to Nashville, home of Tennessee Titans

    NFL awards 2019 draft to Nashville, home of Tennessee Titans

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 10:43 AM EDT2018-05-23 14:43:17 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 5:57 PM EDT2018-05-23 21:57:33 GMT
    The 2019 NFL draft will be held in Nashville, home of the Tennessee Titans.
    The 2019 NFL draft will be held in Nashville, home of the Tennessee Titans.
  • Dispute highlights North Dakota's tough sell of new nickname

    Dispute highlights North Dakota's tough sell of new nickname

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 5:41 PM EDT2018-05-23 21:41:43 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 5:44 PM EDT2018-05-23 21:44:09 GMT
    (AP Photo/Dave Kolpack, File). FILE - In this June 22, 2016, file photo, a photo of a mock hockey jersey with the new University of North Dakota Fighting Hawks logo is seen at an unveiling ceremony in Grand Forks, N.D. A dispute between the university ...(AP Photo/Dave Kolpack, File). FILE - In this June 22, 2016, file photo, a photo of a mock hockey jersey with the new University of North Dakota Fighting Hawks logo is seen at an unveiling ceremony in Grand Forks, N.D. A dispute between the university ...
    A dispute between the University of North Dakota and one of its most generous benefactors is underscoring the difficulty the school has had in selling its Fighting Hawks nickname.
    A dispute between the University of North Dakota and one of its most generous benefactors is underscoring the difficulty the school has had in selling its Fighting Hawks nickname.
  • Chargers' Telesco laments Henry's injury, demurs on Gates

    Chargers' Telesco laments Henry's injury, demurs on Gates

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 5:14 PM EDT2018-05-23 21:14:02 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 5:44 PM EDT2018-05-23 21:44:07 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alex Gallardo, file). FILE - In this Sunday, Dec. 10, 2017 file photo, Los Angeles Chargers tight end Hunter Henry makes a touchdown catch during the first half of an NFL football game as Washington Redskins safety Deshazor Everett looks on i...(AP Photo/Alex Gallardo, file). FILE - In this Sunday, Dec. 10, 2017 file photo, Los Angeles Chargers tight end Hunter Henry makes a touchdown catch during the first half of an NFL football game as Washington Redskins safety Deshazor Everett looks on i...
    Chargers GM Tom Telesco isn't saying whether he'll try to re-sign tight end Antonio Gates after losing Hunter Henry to injury.
    Chargers GM Tom Telesco isn't saying whether he'll try to re-sign tight end Antonio Gates after losing Hunter Henry to injury.
  • Hall of fame to redo soccer star Brandi Chastain plaque

    Hall of fame to redo soccer star Brandi Chastain plaque

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 2:22 PM EDT2018-05-22 18:22:52 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 5:37 PM EDT2018-05-23 21:37:16 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill, File). FILE - In this July 10, 1999, file photo, the United States' Brandi Chastain celebrates by taking off her jersey after kicking in the game-winning goal in a penalty shootout against China in the FIFA Women's World Cup ...(AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill, File). FILE - In this July 10, 1999, file photo, the United States' Brandi Chastain celebrates by taking off her jersey after kicking in the game-winning goal in a penalty shootout against China in the FIFA Women's World Cup ...
    Social media is finding little to like about the likeness on a plaque honoring retired soccer champion Brandi Chastain.
    Social media is finding little to like about the likeness on a plaque honoring retired soccer champion Brandi Chastain.
  • 93-year-old makes first hole-in-one in 65 years of golfing

    93-year-old makes first hole-in-one in 65 years of golfing

    Thursday, May 17 2018 1:32 PM EDT2018-05-17 17:32:26 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 5:37 PM EDT2018-05-23 21:37:11 GMT
    (Chris Crook/Times Recorder via AP). In this April 2018 photo, Ben Bender capped his long golf career with a hole-in-one at Green Valley Golf Club in Zanesville, Ohio. Bender, who has hip bursitis, used his 5-wood to make a hole-in-one on the third hole.(Chris Crook/Times Recorder via AP). In this April 2018 photo, Ben Bender capped his long golf career with a hole-in-one at Green Valley Golf Club in Zanesville, Ohio. Bender, who has hip bursitis, used his 5-wood to make a hole-in-one on the third hole.
    A 93-year-old Ohio man made his first hole-in-one in 65 years of golfing and then walked off the course for good a few holes later.
    A 93-year-old Ohio man made his first hole-in-one in 65 years of golfing and then walked off the course for good a few holes later.
  • Dolphins' Tannehill back at practice after missing 2017

    Dolphins' Tannehill back at practice after missing 2017

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 2:26 PM EDT2018-05-23 18:26:42 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 5:26 PM EDT2018-05-23 21:26:05 GMT
    (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee). Miami Dolphins quarterback Ryan Tannehill stretches out during an NFL organized team activities football practice, Wednesday, May 23, 2018, at the Dolphins training facility in Davie, Fla. Tannehill returns to the Dolphins' pra...(AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee). Miami Dolphins quarterback Ryan Tannehill stretches out during an NFL organized team activities football practice, Wednesday, May 23, 2018, at the Dolphins training facility in Davie, Fla. Tannehill returns to the Dolphins' pra...
    Ryan Tannehill is back on the field with the Miami Dolphins and says he's not thinking about his surgically repaired left knee.
    Ryan Tannehill is back on the field with the Miami Dolphins and says he's not thinking about his surgically repaired left knee.
  • Clippers, coach Doc Rivers agree to contract extension

    Clippers, coach Doc Rivers agree to contract extension

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 3:51 PM EDT2018-05-23 19:51:36 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 4:55 PM EDT2018-05-23 20:55:04 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alex Gallardo, FIle). FILE - In this Oct. 8, 2017, file photo, Los Angeles Clippers head coach Doc Rivers smiles during the second half of a preseason NBA basketball game against the Portland Trail Blazers, in Los Angeles. The Clippers and co...(AP Photo/Alex Gallardo, FIle). FILE - In this Oct. 8, 2017, file photo, Los Angeles Clippers head coach Doc Rivers smiles during the second half of a preseason NBA basketball game against the Portland Trail Blazers, in Los Angeles. The Clippers and co...
    The Clippers and coach Doc Rivers have agreed to a contract extension that will keep him around to oversee the post-Lob City era.
    The Clippers and coach Doc Rivers have agreed to a contract extension that will keep him around to oversee the post-Lob City era.
  • Danica Patrick to host ESPYS in July

    Danica Patrick to host ESPYS in July

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 1:33 PM EDT2018-05-23 17:33:28 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 4:02 PM EDT2018-05-23 20:02:57 GMT
    (AP Photo/Darron Cummings). Danica Patrick walks down pit lane during qualifications for the IndyCar Indianapolis 500 auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, in Indianapolis Sunday, May 20, 2018.(AP Photo/Darron Cummings). Danica Patrick walks down pit lane during qualifications for the IndyCar Indianapolis 500 auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, in Indianapolis Sunday, May 20, 2018.
    Danica Patrick has lined up her first post-retirement gig: hosting the ESPYS.
    Danica Patrick has lined up her first post-retirement gig: hosting the ESPYS.
  • Aaron Hernandez fiancée announces she's expecting a baby

    Aaron Hernandez fiancée announces she's expecting a baby

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 3:41 PM EDT2018-05-23 19:41:35 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 3:54 PM EDT2018-05-23 19:54:23 GMT
    The fiancée of the late Aaron Hernandez says she is expecting a baby.
    The fiancée of the late Aaron Hernandez says she is expecting a baby.
  • Arsenal hires Unai Emery as Arsene Wenger's successor

    Arsenal hires Unai Emery as Arsene Wenger's successor

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 7:13 AM EDT2018-05-23 11:13:15 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 3:14 PM EDT2018-05-23 19:14:00 GMT
    (AP Photo/David Vincent, File). FILE  - In this Saturday, May 19, 2018 file photo, PSG head coach Unai Emery claps,  during the League One soccer match between Caen and Paris Saint-Germain at the Michel d'Ornano stadium in Caen, western France. The las...(AP Photo/David Vincent, File). FILE - In this Saturday, May 19, 2018 file photo, PSG head coach Unai Emery claps, during the League One soccer match between Caen and Paris Saint-Germain at the Michel d'Ornano stadium in Caen, western France. The las...
    Arsenal has hired Unai Emery as Arsene Wenger's successor in the Premier League club's first managerial appointment in 22 years.
    Arsenal has hired Unai Emery as Arsene Wenger's successor in the Premier League club's first managerial appointment in 22 years.
  • Rockets to wear patches to honor Santa Fe shooting victims

    Rockets to wear patches to honor Santa Fe shooting victims

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 2:51 PM EDT2018-05-23 18:51:34 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 3:07 PM EDT2018-05-23 19:07:16 GMT
    (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez). Houston Rockets' Chris Paul, right, shakes hands with teammate James Harden after a 95-92 win over the Golden State Warriors in Game 4 of the NBA basketball Western Conference Finals Tuesday, May 22, 2018, in Oakland, Ca...(AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez). Houston Rockets' Chris Paul, right, shakes hands with teammate James Harden after a 95-92 win over the Golden State Warriors in Game 4 of the NBA basketball Western Conference Finals Tuesday, May 22, 2018, in Oakland, Ca...
    The Rockets will wear patches on their jerseys to honor the victims of the school shooting in Santa Fe, Texas, on Thursday night in Game 5 of the Western Conference Finals against the Warriors.
    The Rockets will wear patches on their jerseys to honor the victims of the school shooting in Santa Fe, Texas, on Thursday night in Game 5 of the Western Conference Finals against the Warriors.
  • AP source: Sharks closing in on 7-year deal with Kane

    AP source: Sharks closing in on 7-year deal with Kane

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 9:42 PM EDT2018-05-23 01:42:57 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 2:27 PM EDT2018-05-23 18:27:13 GMT
    AP source: San Jose Sharks closing in on 7-year contract with F Evander Kane.
    AP source: San Jose Sharks closing in on 7-year contract with F Evander Kane.
  • AP Explains: American football's niche following in Japan

    AP Explains: American football's niche following in Japan

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 5:23 AM EDT2018-05-23 09:23:12 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 1:58 PM EDT2018-05-23 17:58:04 GMT
    (AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko). Nihon University's American football player Taisuke Miyagawa bows at a news conference Tuesday, May 22, 2018, in Tokyo. The Japanese college football player has apologized for intentionally injuring the quarterback of an oppo...(AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko). Nihon University's American football player Taisuke Miyagawa bows at a news conference Tuesday, May 22, 2018, in Tokyo. The Japanese college football player has apologized for intentionally injuring the quarterback of an oppo...
    AP Explains: American football with niche following in Japan.
    AP Explains: American football with niche following in Japan.
  • Letter: USA Taekwondo wasn't shy about punishing Lopezes

    Letter: USA Taekwondo wasn't shy about punishing Lopezes

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 3:22 PM EDT2018-05-22 19:22:45 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 1:57 PM EDT2018-05-23 17:57:59 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt Dunham, File). FILE - This Aug. 22, 2008, file photo shows Steven Lopez, right, celebrating with his brother and coach Jean after defeating Azerbaijan's Rashad Ahmadov in a bronze medal match for the men's taekwondo -80 kilogram class at...(AP Photo/Matt Dunham, File). FILE - This Aug. 22, 2008, file photo shows Steven Lopez, right, celebrating with his brother and coach Jean after defeating Azerbaijan's Rashad Ahmadov in a bronze medal match for the men's taekwondo -80 kilogram class at...
    USA Taekwondo produces letter that shows it was not shy about punishing Lopez brothers.
    USA Taekwondo produces letter that shows it was not shy about punishing Lopez brothers.
  • Harden scores 30, Rockets even series at 2 games apiece

    Harden scores 30, Rockets even series at 2 games apiece

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 11:43 PM EDT2018-05-23 03:43:46 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 1:57 PM EDT2018-05-23 17:57:45 GMT
    (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez). Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry (30) celebrates after scoring against the Houston Rockets during the second half of Game 4 of the NBA basketball Western Conference Finals in Oakland, Calif., Tuesday, May 22, 20...(AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez). Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry (30) celebrates after scoring against the Houston Rockets during the second half of Game 4 of the NBA basketball Western Conference Finals in Oakland, Calif., Tuesday, May 22, 20...
    James Harden scored 30 points, Chris Paul had 27 and the Houston Rockets sustained the latest second-half flurry by Stephen Curry, evening the Western Conference finals at 2 games apiece with a 95-92 win.
    James Harden scored 30 points, Chris Paul had 27 and the Houston Rockets sustained the latest second-half flurry by Stephen Curry, evening the Western Conference finals at 2 games apiece with a 95-92 win.
  • Patriots take field for OTA with no Brady, no Gronk

    Patriots take field for OTA with no Brady, no Gronk

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 7:12 PM EDT2018-05-22 23:12:51 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 1:57 PM EDT2018-05-23 17:57:26 GMT
    (AP Photo/Steven Senne). New England Patriots quarterback Brian Hoyer flips the visor on his hat while speaking to a reporter following NFL football organized team activities practice at the team's training camp, in Foxborough, Mass., Tuesday, May 22, ...(AP Photo/Steven Senne). New England Patriots quarterback Brian Hoyer flips the visor on his hat while speaking to a reporter following NFL football organized team activities practice at the team's training camp, in Foxborough, Mass., Tuesday, May 22, ...
    Three months after losing the Super Bowl to the Philadelphia Eagles, the New England Patriots held their second organized team activity _ without Tom Brady and Rob Gronkowski.
    Three months after losing the Super Bowl to the Philadelphia Eagles, the New England Patriots held their second organized team activity _ without Tom Brady and Rob Gronkowski.
  • Celtics hope return home can slow LeBron, Cavs in Game 5

    Celtics hope return home can slow LeBron, Cavs in Game 5

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 5:42 PM EDT2018-05-22 21:42:45 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 1:16 PM EDT2018-05-23 17:16:09 GMT
    Home Cooking: Celtics hoping return to TD Garden for Game 5 can help slow Cavaliers' resurgence.
    Home Cooking: Celtics hoping return to TD Garden for Game 5 can help slow Cavaliers' resurgence.
  • NFL discussing possible steps to deal with anthem protests

    NFL discussing possible steps to deal with anthem protests

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 8:02 PM EDT2018-05-23 00:02:49 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 12:16 PM EDT2018-05-23 16:16:09 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Bazemore). David Tepper, left, speaks as NFL commissioner Roger Goodall looks on during a news conference where he was introduced as the new owner of the Carolina Panthers at the NFL owners spring meeting Tuesday, May 22, 2018, in Atlanta.(AP Photo/John Bazemore). David Tepper, left, speaks as NFL commissioner Roger Goodall looks on during a news conference where he was introduced as the new owner of the Carolina Panthers at the NFL owners spring meeting Tuesday, May 22, 2018, in Atlanta.
    The NFL approves a new owner for the Carolina Panthers and passes several rule changes, but the league has yet to agree on what, if anything to do about national anthem protests.
    The NFL approves a new owner for the Carolina Panthers and passes several rule changes, but the league has yet to agree on what, if anything to do about national anthem protests.
  • 5 ways Unai Emery can improve Arsenal

    5 ways Unai Emery can improve Arsenal

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 10:36 AM EDT2018-05-23 14:36:59 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 10:43 AM EDT2018-05-23 14:43:10 GMT
    (AP Photo/David Vincent, File). FILE  - In this Saturday, May 19, 2018 file photo, PSG head coach Unai Emery claps,  during the League One soccer match between Caen and Paris Saint-Germain at the Michel d'Ornano stadium in Caen, western France. The las...(AP Photo/David Vincent, File). FILE - In this Saturday, May 19, 2018 file photo, PSG head coach Unai Emery claps, during the League One soccer match between Caen and Paris Saint-Germain at the Michel d'Ornano stadium in Caen, western France. The las...
    Arsenal's new head coach will have to overcome some problems that developed both on and off the field during the final part of Arsene Wenger's long tenure.
    Arsenal's new head coach will have to overcome some problems that developed both on and off the field during the final part of Arsene Wenger's long tenure.
  • Zidane's dressing room management key to Madrid's success

    Zidane's dressing room management key to Madrid's success

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 6:33 AM EDT2018-05-23 10:33:05 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 10:37 AM EDT2018-05-23 14:37:08 GMT
    (AP Photo/Francisco Seco). Real Madrid head coach Zinedine Zidane walks along the pitch during a training session during the open media day at the team's Veldebebas training ground in Madrid, Tuesday, May 22, 2018. Real Madrid will play the Champions L...(AP Photo/Francisco Seco). Real Madrid head coach Zinedine Zidane walks along the pitch during a training session during the open media day at the team's Veldebebas training ground in Madrid, Tuesday, May 22, 2018. Real Madrid will play the Champions L...
    Despite his successes as coach of Real Madrid, Zinedine Zidane doesn't see himself as a great tactician.
    Despite his successes as coach of Real Madrid, Zinedine Zidane doesn't see himself as a great tactician.
  • Hard road to World Cup dream for young Russian players

    Hard road to World Cup dream for young Russian players

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 7:53 AM EDT2018-05-23 11:53:21 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 10:07 AM EDT2018-05-23 14:07:41 GMT
    (AP Photo). In this photo taken on Thursday, May 17, 2018, boys stand next to trophies during a children soccer tournament at the Start Stadium in Saransk, Russia. The Start Stadium in Saransk may not look like much, but it’s the jumping-off point for ...(AP Photo). In this photo taken on Thursday, May 17, 2018, boys stand next to trophies during a children soccer tournament at the Start Stadium in Saransk, Russia. The Start Stadium in Saransk may not look like much, but it’s the jumping-off point for ...
    A large white banner hangs above a stand covered in peeled paint flakes and discarded sunflower seeds: "The Best Start Here.".
    A large white banner hangs above a stand covered in peeled paint flakes and discarded sunflower seeds: "The Best Start Here.".
  • AP Interview: Phelps says mental health is new passion

    AP Interview: Phelps says mental health is new passion

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 4:22 PM EDT2018-05-22 20:22:48 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 6:36 AM EDT2018-05-23 10:36:41 GMT
    (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky, File). FILE - In this Dec. 19, 2014, file photo, Olympic swimmer Michael Phelps walks into a courthouse for a trial on drunken driving and other charges in Baltimore. After revealing the depths of his depression _ and even t...(AP Photo/Patrick Semansky, File). FILE - In this Dec. 19, 2014, file photo, Olympic swimmer Michael Phelps walks into a courthouse for a trial on drunken driving and other charges in Baltimore. After revealing the depths of his depression _ and even t...
    AP Interview: Olympic champion Michael Phelps says mental health is his new passion, giving him a chance to make a bigger impact than he ever did at the pool.
    AP Interview: Olympic champion Michael Phelps says mental health is his new passion, giving him a chance to make a bigger impact than he ever did at the pool.
  • Oh brother: Cole's good game blemished by HR from Crawford

    Oh brother: Cole's good game blemished by HR from Crawford

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 11:43 PM EDT2018-05-23 03:43:03 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 5:25 AM EDT2018-05-23 09:25:43 GMT
    (AP Photo/David J. Phillip). San Francisco Giants' Brandon Crawford (35) runs the bases after hitting a two-run home run off Houston Astros starting pitcher Gerrit Cole (45) during the fifth inning of a baseball game Tuesday, May 22, 2018, in Houston.(AP Photo/David J. Phillip). San Francisco Giants' Brandon Crawford (35) runs the bases after hitting a two-run home run off Houston Astros starting pitcher Gerrit Cole (45) during the fifth inning of a baseball game Tuesday, May 22, 2018, in Houston.
    Gerrit Cole pitched the Houston Astros to another win on Tuesday night, striking out eight in six innings of a 11-2 win over the San Francisco Giants, allowing just two runs on a homer to brother-in-law Brandon...
    Gerrit Cole pitched the Houston Astros to another win on Tuesday night, striking out eight in six innings of a 11-2 win over the San Francisco Giants, allowing just two runs on a homer to brother-in-law Brandon Crawford.
  • LEADING OFF: Price faces old pal Archer; Verlander vs Giants

    LEADING OFF: Price faces old pal Archer; Verlander vs Giants

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 12:17 AM EDT2018-05-23 04:17:52 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 3:05 AM EDT2018-05-23 07:05:46 GMT
    (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara). Tampa Bay Rays' Willy Adames celebrates in the dugout after hitting a home run off Boston Red Sox starting pitcher Chris Sale during the fourth inning of a baseball game Tuesday, May 22, 2018, in St. Petersburg, Fla.(AP Photo/Chris O'Meara). Tampa Bay Rays' Willy Adames celebrates in the dugout after hitting a home run off Boston Red Sox starting pitcher Chris Sale during the fourth inning of a baseball game Tuesday, May 22, 2018, in St. Petersburg, Fla.
    LEADING OFF: Price faces old friend Archer; Verlander vs Giants; Mariners down another second baseman.
    LEADING OFF: Price faces old friend Archer; Verlander vs Giants; Mariners down another second baseman.
  • Tickle Me, Fleury: Vegas goalie tickles Jets player's ear

    Tickle Me, Fleury: Vegas goalie tickles Jets player's ear

    Thursday, May 17 2018 2:49 AM EDT2018-05-17 06:49:38 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 2:58 AM EDT2018-05-23 06:58:28 GMT
    (AP Photo/David Becker). Vegas Golden Knights goaltender Marc-Andre Fleury makes a save against the Winnipeg Jets during the second period of Game 3 of the NHL hockey playoffs Western Conference finals Wednesday, May 16, 2018, in Las Vegas.(AP Photo/David Becker). Vegas Golden Knights goaltender Marc-Andre Fleury makes a save against the Winnipeg Jets during the second period of Game 3 of the NHL hockey playoffs Western Conference finals Wednesday, May 16, 2018, in Las Vegas.
    Marc-Andre Fleury gave Blake Wheeler quite an earful in Vegas' playoff win over Winnipeg.
    Marc-Andre Fleury gave Blake Wheeler quite an earful in Vegas' playoff win over Winnipeg.
  • Simmons, Mitchell unanimous picks for NBA All-Rookie team

    Simmons, Mitchell unanimous picks for NBA All-Rookie team

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 3:22 PM EDT2018-05-22 19:22:42 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 2:57 AM EDT2018-05-23 06:57:57 GMT
    Philadelphia's Ben Simmons and Utah's Donovan Mitchell are unanimous selections to the NBA's All-Rookie team.
    Philadelphia's Ben Simmons and Utah's Donovan Mitchell are unanimous selections to the NBA's All-Rookie team.
  • Brickyard to toy bricks: Danica Patrick gets Lego statue

    Brickyard to toy bricks: Danica Patrick gets Lego statue

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 4:42 PM EDT2018-05-22 20:42:48 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 12:06 AM EDT2018-05-23 04:06:12 GMT
    (AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews). Race driver Danica Patrick, left, pose with a life-size Lego statue creation of herself, Tuesday, May 22, 2018, in New York. Lego master builder Chris Steininger says it took him 200 hours to build, using under 15,000 pieces...(AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews). Race driver Danica Patrick, left, pose with a life-size Lego statue creation of herself, Tuesday, May 22, 2018, in New York. Lego master builder Chris Steininger says it took him 200 hours to build, using under 15,000 pieces...
    Danica Patrick, approaching her final Indy 500, is immortalized with Lego statue.
    Danica Patrick, approaching her final Indy 500, is immortalized with Lego statue.
  • Helmet hits will lead to ejections under new NFL rule

    Helmet hits will lead to ejections under new NFL rule

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 6:53 PM EDT2018-05-22 22:53:04 GMT
    Tuesday, May 22 2018 11:36 PM EDT2018-05-23 03:36:43 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Raoux, File). FILE - In this March 26, 2014 file photo, Atlanta Falcons President, CEO and NFL competition committee member Rich McKay speaks about rule changes during a news conference at the NFL football annual meeting in Orlando, Fla....(AP Photo/John Raoux, File). FILE - In this March 26, 2014 file photo, Atlanta Falcons President, CEO and NFL competition committee member Rich McKay speaks about rule changes during a news conference at the NFL football annual meeting in Orlando, Fla....
    The NFL has passed a new rule for this season that says any player who initiates contact with his helmet is subject to ejection.
    The NFL has passed a new rule for this season that says any player who initiates contact with his helmet is subject to ejection.
  • Ovechkin, Capitals prepare for 'biggest game of life'

    Ovechkin, Capitals prepare for 'biggest game of life'

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 8:12 PM EDT2018-05-23 00:12:50 GMT
    Tuesday, May 22 2018 11:36 PM EDT2018-05-23 03:36:29 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alex Brandon). Washington Capitals left wing Alex Ovechkin (8), from Russia, collides with Tampa Bay Lightning defenseman Anton Stralman (6), from Sweden, during the third period of Game 6 of the NHL Eastern Conference finals hockey playoff s...(AP Photo/Alex Brandon). Washington Capitals left wing Alex Ovechkin (8), from Russia, collides with Tampa Bay Lightning defenseman Anton Stralman (6), from Sweden, during the third period of Game 6 of the NHL Eastern Conference finals hockey playoff s...
    Alex Ovechkin excited about opportunity to lead Capitals to Stanley Cup Final.
    Alex Ovechkin excited about opportunity to lead Capitals to Stanley Cup Final.
  • Mets sign Bautista, recently cut Braves, doubles in 1st AB

    Mets sign Bautista, recently cut Braves, doubles in 1st AB

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 6:33 PM EDT2018-05-22 22:33:42 GMT
    Tuesday, May 22 2018 11:36 PM EDT2018-05-23 03:36:16 GMT
    (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee, File). FILE - In this May 10, 2018, file photo, Atlanta Braves' Jose Bautista bats during the fourth inning of a baseball game against the Miami Marlins in Miami. The Braves have released Bautista a month after picking up the ve...(AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee, File). FILE - In this May 10, 2018, file photo, Atlanta Braves' Jose Bautista bats during the fourth inning of a baseball game against the Miami Marlins in Miami. The Braves have released Bautista a month after picking up the ve...
    The New York Mets have signed free agent Jose Bautista, getting the former home run champion two days after he was cut by the Atlanta Braves. New York said he was available for the game, but he was not in the...
    The New York Mets have signed free agent Jose Bautista, getting the former home run champion two days after he was cut by the Atlanta Braves. New York said he was available for the game, but he was not in the starting lineup.
  • NFL unanimously approves Tepper's $2.2b purchase of Panthers

    NFL unanimously approves Tepper's $2.2b purchase of Panthers

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 3:02 PM EDT2018-05-22 19:02:48 GMT
    Tuesday, May 22 2018 10:24 PM EDT2018-05-23 02:24:21 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Bazemore). David Tepper, right, arrives for the NFL owners spring meetings where a vote was expected on his purchase of the Carolina Panthers Tuesday, May 22, 2018, in Atlanta\.(AP Photo/John Bazemore). David Tepper, right, arrives for the NFL owners spring meetings where a vote was expected on his purchase of the Carolina Panthers Tuesday, May 22, 2018, in Atlanta\.
    The NFL has unanimously approved a $2.2 billion deal to sell the Carolina Panthers to the hedge fund founder David Tepper.
    The NFL has unanimously approved a $2.2 billion deal to sell the Carolina Panthers to the hedge fund founder David Tepper.
  • Mariners' Dee Gordon has broken toe, joins Cano on DL

    Mariners' Dee Gordon has broken toe, joins Cano on DL

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 4:22 PM EDT2018-05-22 20:22:52 GMT
    Tuesday, May 22 2018 9:04 PM EDT2018-05-23 01:04:56 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren). Seattle Mariners' Dee Gordon stands on second base after stealing in the 11th inning of a baseball game against the Detroit Tigers, Sunday, May 20, 2018, in Seattle. Gordon scored from second on a walk-off RBI single hit by Je...(AP Photo/Ted S. Warren). Seattle Mariners' Dee Gordon stands on second base after stealing in the 11th inning of a baseball game against the Detroit Tigers, Sunday, May 20, 2018, in Seattle. Gordon scored from second on a walk-off RBI single hit by Je...
    Seattle's Dee Gordon has joined Robinson Cano at second base, just after taking over from the All-Star at second base.
    Seattle's Dee Gordon has joined Robinson Cano at second base, just after taking over from the All-Star at second base.
  • Bumped from Indy, Hinchcliffe plans to help teammate win

    Bumped from Indy, Hinchcliffe plans to help teammate win

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 6:33 PM EDT2018-05-22 22:33:22 GMT
    Tuesday, May 22 2018 8:46 PM EDT2018-05-23 00:46:00 GMT
    (AP Photo/Darron Cummings, File). FILE- In this May 19, 2018 file photo, James Hinchcliffe, of Canada, talks with the media after he did not qualify for the IndyCar Indianapolis 500 auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Indianapolis. James Hinchc...(AP Photo/Darron Cummings, File). FILE- In this May 19, 2018 file photo, James Hinchcliffe, of Canada, talks with the media after he did not qualify for the IndyCar Indianapolis 500 auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Indianapolis. James Hinchc...
    James Hinchcliffe looking to help teammate win Indianapolis 500.
    James Hinchcliffe looking to help teammate win Indianapolis 500.
  • Michigan House changes Nassar bills after legal settlement

    Michigan House changes Nassar bills after legal settlement

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 4:42 PM EDT2018-05-22 20:42:47 GMT
    Tuesday, May 22 2018 8:45 PM EDT2018-05-23 00:45:26 GMT
    The Michigan House is changing legislation inspired by the Larry Nassar sexual abuse case after Michigan State University agreed to a $500 million settlement with victims.
    The Michigan House is changing legislation inspired by the Larry Nassar sexual abuse case after Michigan State University agreed to a $500 million settlement with victims.
  • Lou Lamoriello hired to run hockey operations for Islanders

    Lou Lamoriello hired to run hockey operations for Islanders

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 11:24 AM EDT2018-05-22 15:24:24 GMT
    Tuesday, May 22 2018 8:07 PM EDT2018-05-23 00:07:07 GMT
    (Christopher Katsarov/The Canadian Press via AP, File). FILE - In this Thursday, Sept. 14, 2017, file photo, Toronto Maple Leafs general manager Lou Lamoriello speaks to reporters during a news conference on the first day of NHL hockey training camp, i...(Christopher Katsarov/The Canadian Press via AP, File). FILE - In this Thursday, Sept. 14, 2017, file photo, Toronto Maple Leafs general manager Lou Lamoriello speaks to reporters during a news conference on the first day of NHL hockey training camp, i...
    Longtime NHL executive Lou Lamoriello joins Islanders, with full authority on all hockey matters.
    Longtime NHL executive Lou Lamoriello joins Islanders, with full authority on all hockey matters.
  • Cup-seeking Wild unveil new GM Fenton: 'No pressure, Paul'

    Cup-seeking Wild unveil new GM Fenton: 'No pressure, Paul'

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 6:33 PM EDT2018-05-22 22:33:28 GMT
    Tuesday, May 22 2018 7:15 PM EDT2018-05-22 23:15:05 GMT
    (Shari L. Gross/Star Tribune via AP). New Minnesota Wild NHL hockey team general manager Paul Fenton smiles during an introductory press conference in St. Paul, Minn., Tuesday, May 22, 2018.(Shari L. Gross/Star Tribune via AP). New Minnesota Wild NHL hockey team general manager Paul Fenton smiles during an introductory press conference in St. Paul, Minn., Tuesday, May 22, 2018.
    Wild owner lays out Stanley Cup goal for new GM Fenton upon intro: 'No pressure, Paul, but that is where it starts'.
    Wild owner lays out Stanley Cup goal for new GM Fenton upon intro: 'No pressure, Paul, but that is where it starts'.
  • Favre says he went to rehab 3 times to fight addictions

    Favre says he went to rehab 3 times to fight addictions

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 12:22 PM EDT2018-05-22 16:22:37 GMT
    Tuesday, May 22 2018 6:37 PM EDT2018-05-22 22:37:54 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt Ludtke, File). FILE - In this Oct. 16, 2016, file photo, Hall of Fame quarterback Brett Favre is shown during a halftime ceremony of an NFL football game against the Dallas Cowboys, in Green Bay, Wis. Favre says he made three trips to re...(AP Photo/Matt Ludtke, File). FILE - In this Oct. 16, 2016, file photo, Hall of Fame quarterback Brett Favre is shown during a halftime ceremony of an NFL football game against the Dallas Cowboys, in Green Bay, Wis. Favre says he made three trips to re...
    Hall of Fame quarterback Brett Favre says he went to rehab three times to fight dependence on painkillers and alcohol.
    Hall of Fame quarterback Brett Favre says he went to rehab three times to fight dependence on painkillers and alcohol.
  • Ohio State president seeks info about alleged misconduct

    Ohio State president seeks info about alleged misconduct

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 10:22 AM EDT2018-05-22 14:22:37 GMT
    Tuesday, May 22 2018 5:15 PM EDT2018-05-22 21:15:49 GMT
    The president of Ohio State University has asked alumni for help involving reports of alleged sexual misconduct by a former university doctor.
    The president of Ohio State University has asked alumni for help involving reports of alleged sexual misconduct by a former university doctor.
  • WORLD CUP: Dads Ronaldo and Messi still seek World Cup title

    WORLD CUP: Dads Ronaldo and Messi still seek World Cup title

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 7:42 AM EDT2018-05-22 11:42:50 GMT
    Tuesday, May 22 2018 4:45 PM EDT2018-05-22 20:45:57 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alastair Grant, File). FILE - In this Monday, Oct. 23, 2017 file photo, Portuguese soccer player Christiano Ronaldo, second from right, and son Cristiano Ronaldo Jr., right, sit beside Argentinian soccer player Lionel Messi, left, and wife An...(AP Photo/Alastair Grant, File). FILE - In this Monday, Oct. 23, 2017 file photo, Portuguese soccer player Christiano Ronaldo, second from right, and son Cristiano Ronaldo Jr., right, sit beside Argentinian soccer player Lionel Messi, left, and wife An...
    Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi go into their fourth World Cup as changed men each seeking to win the game's most coveted prize for the first time.
    Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi go into their fourth World Cup as changed men each seeking to win the game's most coveted prize for the first time.
  • In Salah's Nile delta village, the Egyptian is a super hero

    In Salah's Nile delta village, the Egyptian is a super hero

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 11:32 AM EDT2018-05-22 15:32:58 GMT
    Tuesday, May 22 2018 4:27 PM EDT2018-05-22 20:27:14 GMT
    (AP Photo/Nariman El-Mofty). In this May 2, 2018 photo, boys play football at the sports and youth center in Mohamed Salah's hometown Nile delta village of Nagrig, Egypt. Residents boast of how the Liverpool winger has poured millions of pounds into th...(AP Photo/Nariman El-Mofty). In this May 2, 2018 photo, boys play football at the sports and youth center in Mohamed Salah's hometown Nile delta village of Nagrig, Egypt. Residents boast of how the Liverpool winger has poured millions of pounds into th...
    In Salah's village deep in Egypt's Nile Delta, the Liverpool winger is a superhero and a role model.
    In Salah's village deep in Egypt's Nile Delta, the Liverpool winger is a superhero and a role model.
  • Yates maintains Giro lead, Dennis wins 16th stage time trial

    Yates maintains Giro lead, Dennis wins 16th stage time trial

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 11:43 AM EDT2018-05-22 15:43:05 GMT
    Tuesday, May 22 2018 4:05 PM EDT2018-05-22 20:05:25 GMT
    Simon Yates is still in control of the Giro d'Italia after the British rider limited his losses to closest rival Tom Dumoulin in the individual time trial.
    Simon Yates is still in control of the Giro d'Italia after the British rider limited his losses to closest rival Tom Dumoulin in the individual time trial.
  • At age 53, Palmeiro hits 1st home run in return to baseball

    At age 53, Palmeiro hits 1st home run in return to baseball

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 2:15 AM EDT2018-05-22 06:15:38 GMT
    Tuesday, May 22 2018 3:24 PM EDT2018-05-22 19:24:14 GMT
    Rafael Palmeiro still has power, even at 53.
    Rafael Palmeiro still has power, even at 53.
  • FIFA: Insufficient evidence of doping by Russia's WCup squad

    FIFA: Insufficient evidence of doping by Russia's WCup squad

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 11:24 AM EDT2018-05-22 15:24:19 GMT
    Tuesday, May 22 2018 3:08 PM EDT2018-05-22 19:08:44 GMT
    (AP Photo/Julia Chestnova). This photo taken on Thursday, May 17, 2018 shows a view of the interior of the Olympic Sports Center where Panama's soccer team will live during the 2018 World Cup in Saransk, Russia. Russia is trying to wipe its sports repu...(AP Photo/Julia Chestnova). This photo taken on Thursday, May 17, 2018 shows a view of the interior of the Olympic Sports Center where Panama's soccer team will live during the 2018 World Cup in Saransk, Russia. Russia is trying to wipe its sports repu...
    FIFA says there is insufficient evidence any players in Russia's World Cup squad have previously doped.
    FIFA says there is insufficient evidence any players in Russia's World Cup squad have previously doped.
  • French Open organizers won't give Serena Williams a seeding

    French Open organizers won't give Serena Williams a seeding

    Monday, May 21 2018 5:42 AM EDT2018-05-21 09:42:02 GMT
    Tuesday, May 22 2018 1:45 PM EDT2018-05-22 17:45:43 GMT
    (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky, File). FILE - In this Wednesday, March 21, 2018 file photo, Serena Williams returns to Naomi Osaka, of Japan, during the Miami Open tennis tournament, in Key Biscayne, Fla. everal of Serena Williams' biggest rivals believe that ...(AP Photo/Lynne Sladky, File). FILE - In this Wednesday, March 21, 2018 file photo, Serena Williams returns to Naomi Osaka, of Japan, during the Miami Open tennis tournament, in Key Biscayne, Fla. everal of Serena Williams' biggest rivals believe that ...
    Several of Serena Williams' biggest rivals believe that the 23-time Grand Slam champion deserves more than just a guaranteed spot in the French Open draw.
    Several of Serena Williams' biggest rivals believe that the 23-time Grand Slam champion deserves more than just a guaranteed spot in the French Open draw.
  • All tied up: LeBron's 44 helps Cavs even series with Celtics

    All tied up: LeBron's 44 helps Cavs even series with Celtics

    Monday, May 21 2018 11:32 PM EDT2018-05-22 03:32:17 GMT
    Tuesday, May 22 2018 1:45 PM EDT2018-05-22 17:45:38 GMT
    (AP Photo/Tony Dejak). Cleveland Cavaliers' LeBron James (23) drives past Boston Celtics' Al Horford (42), from Dominican Republic, in the first half of Game 4 of the NBA basketball Eastern Conference finals, Monday, May 21, 2018, in Cleveland.(AP Photo/Tony Dejak). Cleveland Cavaliers' LeBron James (23) drives past Boston Celtics' Al Horford (42), from Dominican Republic, in the first half of Game 4 of the NBA basketball Eastern Conference finals, Monday, May 21, 2018, in Cleveland.
    LeBron's 44 lifts Cavs to 111-102 win over Celtics in Game 4.
    LeBron's 44 lifts Cavs to 111-102 win over Celtics in Game 4.
  • Caps rough up Lightning 3-0 to force Game 7 in East final

    Caps rough up Lightning 3-0 to force Game 7 in East final

    Monday, May 21 2018 11:02 PM EDT2018-05-22 03:02:19 GMT
    Tuesday, May 22 2018 1:45 PM EDT2018-05-22 17:45:27 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alex Brandon). Washington Capitals left wing Alex Ovechkin (8), from Russia, hits Tampa Bay Lightning defenseman Dan Girardi (5) with Lightning right wing Ryan Callahan (24) nearby during the first period of Game 6 of the NHL Eastern Conferen...(AP Photo/Alex Brandon). Washington Capitals left wing Alex Ovechkin (8), from Russia, hits Tampa Bay Lightning defenseman Dan Girardi (5) with Lightning right wing Ryan Callahan (24) nearby during the first period of Game 6 of the NHL Eastern Conferen...
    T.J. Oshie and Devante Smith-Pelly scored, Braden Holtby stopped all 24 shots he faced and the Washington Capitals beat up the Tampa Bay Lightning 3-0 to even the Eastern Conference final and force a deciding Game 7.
    T.J. Oshie and Devante Smith-Pelly scored, Braden Holtby stopped all 24 shots he faced and the Washington Capitals beat up the Tampa Bay Lightning 3-0 to even the Eastern Conference final and force a deciding Game 7.
  • Baffert thinks Justify has right stuff to win Triple Crown

    Baffert thinks Justify has right stuff to win Triple Crown

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 1:12 PM EDT2018-05-22 17:12:46 GMT
    Tuesday, May 22 2018 1:16 PM EDT2018-05-22 17:16:22 GMT
    (AP Photo/Garry Jones). Assistant trainer Jimmy Barnes holds Preakness Stakes and Kentucky Derby winner Justify as a crowd welcomes the horse back to Barn 33 at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Ky., Sunday, May 20, 2018. Justify will attempt to become th...(AP Photo/Garry Jones). Assistant trainer Jimmy Barnes holds Preakness Stakes and Kentucky Derby winner Justify as a crowd welcomes the horse back to Barn 33 at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Ky., Sunday, May 20, 2018. Justify will attempt to become th...
    Bob Baffert tells 'PodcastOne Sports Now' that he has a good feeling about Justify's chances of winning the Triple Crown.
    Bob Baffert tells 'PodcastOne Sports Now' that he has a good feeling about Justify's chances of winning the Triple Crown.
  • NFL: Patricia's past not subject to personal conduct policy

    NFL: Patricia's past not subject to personal conduct policy

    Monday, May 21 2018 6:13 PM EDT2018-05-21 22:13:58 GMT
    Tuesday, May 22 2018 12:18 PM EDT2018-05-22 16:18:22 GMT
    (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio, File). FILE - In this May 10, 2018, file photo, Detroit Lions head coach Matt Patricia addresses the media at the team's football training facility in Allen Park, Mich. The NFL says sexual assault allegations against Patricia f...(AP Photo/Carlos Osorio, File). FILE - In this May 10, 2018, file photo, Detroit Lions head coach Matt Patricia addresses the media at the team's football training facility in Allen Park, Mich. The NFL says sexual assault allegations against Patricia f...
    The NFL says sexual assault allegations against Detroit Lions coach Matt Patricia from 1996 are not subject to its personal conduct policy.
    The NFL says sexual assault allegations against Detroit Lions coach Matt Patricia from 1996 are not subject to its personal conduct policy.
  • Goodell details NFL's stance on sports gambling after ruling

    Goodell details NFL's stance on sports gambling after ruling

    Monday, May 21 2018 12:24 PM EDT2018-05-21 16:24:09 GMT
    Tuesday, May 22 2018 12:18 PM EDT2018-05-22 16:18:02 GMT
    NFL commissioner Roger Goodell says Congress should enact uniform standards for any states that allow sports betting.
    NFL commissioner Roger Goodell says Congress should enact uniform standards for any states that allow sports betting.
  • Nats' Soto, MLB's youngest player at 19, homers in 1st start

    Nats' Soto, MLB's youngest player at 19, homers in 1st start

    Monday, May 21 2018 8:32 PM EDT2018-05-22 00:32:15 GMT
    Tuesday, May 22 2018 11:25 AM EDT2018-05-22 15:25:29 GMT
    (AP Photo/Nick Wass). Washington Nationals' Juan Soto (22) celebrates his three-run home run with Pedro Severino (29) and Mark Reynolds (14) during the second inning of a baseball game against the San Diego Padres, Monday, May 21, 2018, in Washington.(AP Photo/Nick Wass). Washington Nationals' Juan Soto (22) celebrates his three-run home run with Pedro Severino (29) and Mark Reynolds (14) during the second inning of a baseball game against the San Diego Padres, Monday, May 21, 2018, in Washington.
    Juan Soto, the youngest player in the majors at 19, has hit a three-run homer in his first career start for the Washington Nationals.
    Juan Soto, the youngest player in the majors at 19, has hit a three-run homer in his first career start for the Washington Nationals.
  • US heavyweight boxer Molina banned 2 years for doping

    US heavyweight boxer Molina banned 2 years for doping

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 11:04 AM EDT2018-05-22 15:04:21 GMT
    Tuesday, May 22 2018 11:22 AM EDT2018-05-22 15:22:45 GMT
    American heavyweight Eric Molina has been banned for two years by U.K. Anti-Doping for failing a drug test after losing to Anthony Joshua in December 2016.
    American heavyweight Eric Molina has been banned for two years by U.K. Anti-Doping for failing a drug test after losing to Anthony Joshua in December 2016.
  • LEADING OFF: Soto swings away, Harvey's home debut with Reds

    LEADING OFF: Soto swings away, Harvey's home debut with Reds

    Monday, May 21 2018 11:02 PM EDT2018-05-22 03:02:32 GMT
    Tuesday, May 22 2018 11:16 AM EDT2018-05-22 15:16:03 GMT
    (AP Photo/Nick Wass). Washington Nationals' Juan Soto (22) celebrates his three-run home run with Pedro Severino (29) and Mark Reynolds (14) during the second inning of a baseball game against the San Diego Padres, Monday, May 21, 2018, in Washington.(AP Photo/Nick Wass). Washington Nationals' Juan Soto (22) celebrates his three-run home run with Pedro Severino (29) and Mark Reynolds (14) during the second inning of a baseball game against the San Diego Padres, Monday, May 21, 2018, in Washington.
    LEADING OFF: Soto swings away, Harvey's home debut with Reds.
    LEADING OFF: Soto swings away, Harvey's home debut with Reds.
  • Rockies edge Dodgers 2-1, move into 1st place in NL West

    Rockies edge Dodgers 2-1, move into 1st place in NL West

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 2:32 AM EDT2018-05-22 06:32:27 GMT
    Tuesday, May 22 2018 9:56 AM EDT2018-05-22 13:56:04 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill). Colorado Rockies' Gerardo Parra, second from left, hits a solo home run off Los Angeles Dodgers starting pitcher Walker Buehler during the fifth inning of a baseball game Monday, May 21, 2018, in Los Angeles. Catcher Yasmani...(AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill). Colorado Rockies' Gerardo Parra, second from left, hits a solo home run off Los Angeles Dodgers starting pitcher Walker Buehler during the fifth inning of a baseball game Monday, May 21, 2018, in Los Angeles. Catcher Yasmani...
    Pinch-hitter Carlos Gonzalez drove in the go-ahead run with an infield single in the eighth inning and the Colorado Rockies edged the Los Angeles Dodgers 2-1.
    Pinch-hitter Carlos Gonzalez drove in the go-ahead run with an infield single in the eighth inning and the Colorado Rockies edged the Los Angeles Dodgers 2-1.
  • Olympian sues USA Swimming, saying it failed to protect her

    Olympian sues USA Swimming, saying it failed to protect her

    Monday, May 21 2018 2:42 PM EDT2018-05-21 18:42:05 GMT
    Tuesday, May 22 2018 7:37 AM EDT2018-05-22 11:37:40 GMT
    Olympic swimmer Ariana Kukors Smith has sued USA Swimming, alleging the sport's national governing body knew her former coach sexually abused her as a minor and covered it up.
    Olympic swimmer Ariana Kukors Smith has sued USA Swimming, alleging the sport's national governing body knew her former coach sexually abused her as a minor and covered it up.
  • Stanley Cup-bound Vegas turning impossible into possible

    Stanley Cup-bound Vegas turning impossible into possible

    Monday, May 21 2018 2:41 AM EDT2018-05-21 06:41:49 GMT
    Tuesday, May 22 2018 2:16 AM EDT2018-05-22 06:16:24 GMT
    (Trevor Hagan/The Canadian Press via AP). Vegas Golden Knights' James Neal (18), Deryk Engelland (5), goaltender Marc-Andre Fleury (29) and the rest of the team celebrate after defeating the Winnipeg Jets during NHL Western Conference Finals, game 5, i...(Trevor Hagan/The Canadian Press via AP). Vegas Golden Knights' James Neal (18), Deryk Engelland (5), goaltender Marc-Andre Fleury (29) and the rest of the team celebrate after defeating the Winnipeg Jets during NHL Western Conference Finals, game 5, i...
    The Vegas Golden Knights are headed to the Stanley Cup Final after beating the Winnipeg Jets 2-1 to win the Western Conference final series in five games.
    The Vegas Golden Knights are headed to the Stanley Cup Final after beating the Winnipeg Jets 2-1 to win the Western Conference final series in five games.
  • Mike Budenholzer looks to unlock Bucks' defensive potential

    Mike Budenholzer looks to unlock Bucks' defensive potential

    Monday, May 21 2018 7:02 PM EDT2018-05-21 23:02:17 GMT
    Tuesday, May 22 2018 2:16 AM EDT2018-05-22 06:16:17 GMT
    (AP Photo/Morry Gash). Milwaukee Bucks new head coach Mike Budenholzer speaks at a news conference in the team's new arena Monday, May 21, 2018, in Milwaukee.(AP Photo/Morry Gash). Milwaukee Bucks new head coach Mike Budenholzer speaks at a news conference in the team's new arena Monday, May 21, 2018, in Milwaukee.
    The Milwaukee Bucks formally introduce new coach Mike Budenholzer, who hopes to unlock the team's defensive talent.
    The Milwaukee Bucks formally introduce new coach Mike Budenholzer, who hopes to unlock the team's defensive talent.
  • 'Pay the man': Rams back DT Aaron Donald in latest absence

    'Pay the man': Rams back DT Aaron Donald in latest absence

    Monday, May 21 2018 7:32 PM EDT2018-05-21 23:32:27 GMT
    Monday, May 21 2018 11:06 PM EDT2018-05-22 03:06:19 GMT
    Aaron Donald is skipping the start of the Los Angeles Rams' voluntary organized team activities while waiting for a new contract.
    Aaron Donald is skipping the start of the Los Angeles Rams' voluntary organized team activities while waiting for a new contract.
  • USOC hires FBI executive as its athlete safety director

    USOC hires FBI executive as its athlete safety director

    Monday, May 21 2018 4:52 PM EDT2018-05-21 20:52:17 GMT
    Monday, May 21 2018 11:06 PM EDT2018-05-22 03:06:13 GMT
    USOC hires FBI executive as senior director of athlete safety, putting Wendy Guthrie in charge of strengthening sex-abuse policies being rewritten in wake of cases involving Olympic athletes.
    USOC hires FBI executive as senior director of athlete safety, putting Wendy Guthrie in charge of strengthening sex-abuse policies being rewritten in wake of cases involving Olympic athletes.
  • Russia's doping capital gears up for World Cup

    Russia's doping capital gears up for World Cup

    Monday, May 21 2018 11:22 AM EDT2018-05-21 15:22:03 GMT
    Monday, May 21 2018 10:03 PM EDT2018-05-22 02:03:42 GMT
    (AP Photo/Julia Chestnova). This photo taken on Thursday, May 17, 2018 shows a view of the Olympic Sports Center where Panama's soccer team will live during the 2018 World Cup in Saransk, Russia. Russia is trying to wipe its sports reputation clean by ...(AP Photo/Julia Chestnova). This photo taken on Thursday, May 17, 2018 shows a view of the Olympic Sports Center where Panama's soccer team will live during the 2018 World Cup in Saransk, Russia. Russia is trying to wipe its sports reputation clean by ...
    Russia is trying to wipe its sports reputation clean by hosting the World Cup after years of doping scandals.
    Russia is trying to wipe its sports reputation clean by hosting the World Cup after years of doping scandals.
  • Wickens crashes, teammate Hinchcliffe still without 500 ride

    Wickens crashes, teammate Hinchcliffe still without 500 ride

    Monday, May 21 2018 1:52 PM EDT2018-05-21 17:52:19 GMT
    Monday, May 21 2018 7:26 PM EDT2018-05-21 23:26:11 GMT
    (AP Photo/Darron Cummings). Robert Wickens, of Canada, puts on his helmet before qualifying for the IndyCar Indianapolis 500 auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, in Indianapolis Sunday, May 20, 2018.(AP Photo/Darron Cummings). Robert Wickens, of Canada, puts on his helmet before qualifying for the IndyCar Indianapolis 500 auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, in Indianapolis Sunday, May 20, 2018.
    Rookie Robert WIckens walked away from a crash during practice for the Indianapolis 500.
    Rookie Robert WIckens walked away from a crash during practice for the Indianapolis 500.
  • LeBronzed? James honored by drive to build statue of him

    LeBronzed? James honored by drive to build statue of him

    Monday, May 21 2018 1:12 PM EDT2018-05-21 17:12:12 GMT
    Monday, May 21 2018 6:14 PM EDT2018-05-21 22:14:09 GMT
    (AP Photo/Tony Dejak). Cleveland Cavaliers' LeBron James (23) shoots against the Boston Celtics in the first half of Game 3 of the NBA basketball Eastern Conference finals, Saturday, May 19, 2018, in Cleveland.(AP Photo/Tony Dejak). Cleveland Cavaliers' LeBron James (23) shoots against the Boston Celtics in the first half of Game 3 of the NBA basketball Eastern Conference finals, Saturday, May 19, 2018, in Cleveland.
    LeBron James could be immortalized with statue in his hometown of Akron, Ohio.
    LeBron James could be immortalized with statue in his hometown of Akron, Ohio.
  • Hall of Fame coach Holtz settles lawsuit with Daily Beast

    Hall of Fame coach Holtz settles lawsuit with Daily Beast

    Monday, May 21 2018 2:44 PM EDT2018-05-21 18:44:41 GMT
    Monday, May 21 2018 5:46 PM EDT2018-05-21 21:46:00 GMT
    Attorneys for Lou Holtz say the former Notre Dame coach and the news website The Daily Beast have resolved a defamation lawsuit filed by the ex-ESPN analyst and college football Hall of Famer.
    Attorneys for Lou Holtz say the former Notre Dame coach and the news website The Daily Beast have resolved a defamation lawsuit filed by the ex-ESPN analyst and college football Hall of Famer.
  • Kansas fires AD, saying progress in some areas 'elusive'

    Kansas fires AD, saying progress in some areas 'elusive'

    Monday, May 21 2018 11:42 AM EDT2018-05-21 15:42:12 GMT
    Monday, May 21 2018 5:37 PM EDT2018-05-21 21:37:27 GMT
    The University of Kansas has fired athletic director Sheahon Zenger, with Chancellor Douglas Girod saying that "progress has been elusive" in some areas of the program.
    The University of Kansas has fired athletic director Sheahon Zenger, with Chancellor Douglas Girod saying that "progress has been elusive" in some areas of the program.
  • Ukraine convicts Frenchman for plotting Euro 2016 attacks

    Ukraine convicts Frenchman for plotting Euro 2016 attacks

    Monday, May 21 2018 2:24 PM EDT2018-05-21 18:24:05 GMT
    Monday, May 21 2018 4:54 PM EDT2018-05-21 20:54:39 GMT
    A Ukrainian court has convicted a Frenchman on charges of preparing a terror attack during the 2016 European Championship and buying illegal weapons.
    A Ukrainian court has convicted a Frenchman on charges of preparing a terror attack during the 2016 European Championship and buying illegal weapons.
  • Russian billionaire Abramovich runs into UK visa issues

    Russian billionaire Abramovich runs into UK visa issues

    Monday, May 21 2018 7:01 AM EDT2018-05-21 11:01:56 GMT
    Monday, May 21 2018 4:43 PM EDT2018-05-21 20:43:53 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt Dunham, File). FILE - In this file photo dated Saturday, Dec. 19, 2015, Chelsea soccer club owner Roman Abramovich sits in his box before the English Premier League soccer match between Chelsea and Sunderland at Stamford Bridge stadium i...(AP Photo/Matt Dunham, File). FILE - In this file photo dated Saturday, Dec. 19, 2015, Chelsea soccer club owner Roman Abramovich sits in his box before the English Premier League soccer match between Chelsea and Sunderland at Stamford Bridge stadium i...
    An associate of Russian billionaire Roman Abramovich says his British visa has not been renewed.
    An associate of Russian billionaire Roman Abramovich says his British visa has not been renewed.
  • Cleveland's bullpen blues keeping AL Central in play

    Cleveland's bullpen blues keeping AL Central in play

    Monday, May 21 2018 2:51 AM EDT2018-05-21 06:51:49 GMT
    Monday, May 21 2018 4:25 PM EDT2018-05-21 20:25:56 GMT
    (AP Photo/Tony Dejak). Cleveland Indians relief pitcher Andrew Miller reacts after Kansas City Royals' Salvador Perez hit a two-run home run during the seventh inning of a baseball game Friday, May 11, 2018, in Cleveland.(AP Photo/Tony Dejak). Cleveland Indians relief pitcher Andrew Miller reacts after Kansas City Royals' Salvador Perez hit a two-run home run during the seventh inning of a baseball game Friday, May 11, 2018, in Cleveland.
    The fickle nature of relief pitching is holding the Cleveland Indians back.
    The fickle nature of relief pitching is holding the Cleveland Indians back.
  • Road tripped: Celtics' Game 3 loss another playoff pothole

    Road tripped: Celtics' Game 3 loss another playoff pothole

    Sunday, May 20 2018 6:11 PM EDT2018-05-20 22:11:44 GMT
    Monday, May 21 2018 2:45 PM EDT2018-05-21 18:45:12 GMT
    (AP Photo/Tony Dejak). Boston Celtics' Al Horford walks off the court at the end of Game 3 of the team's NBA basketball Eastern Conference finals against the Cleveland Cavaliers, Saturday, May 19, 2018, in Cleveland. The Cavaliers won 116-86.(AP Photo/Tony Dejak). Boston Celtics' Al Horford walks off the court at the end of Game 3 of the team's NBA basketball Eastern Conference finals against the Cleveland Cavaliers, Saturday, May 19, 2018, in Cleveland. The Cavaliers won 116-86.
    Road to nowhere: Celtics can't shake case of playoff homesickness.
    Road to nowhere: Celtics can't shake case of playoff homesickness.
  • Hinchcliffe not expecting to run in Indianapolis 500

    Hinchcliffe not expecting to run in Indianapolis 500

    Sunday, May 20 2018 10:11 AM EDT2018-05-20 14:11:40 GMT
    Monday, May 21 2018 1:14 PM EDT2018-05-21 17:14:15 GMT
    (AP Photo/Darron Cummings). James Hinchcliffe, of Canada, talks with the media after he did not qualify for the IndyCar Indianapolis 500 auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Indianapolis, Saturday, May 19, 2018.(AP Photo/Darron Cummings). James Hinchcliffe, of Canada, talks with the media after he did not qualify for the IndyCar Indianapolis 500 auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Indianapolis, Saturday, May 19, 2018.
    IndyCar is not considering expanding its field to 33 cars to make room for James Hinchcliffe and Pippa Mann to make the Indianapolis 500.
    IndyCar is not considering expanding its field to 33 cars to make room for James Hinchcliffe and Pippa Mann to make the Indianapolis 500.
  • Curry comes alive to score 35, Warriors rout Rockets by 41

    Curry comes alive to score 35, Warriors rout Rockets by 41

    Sunday, May 20 2018 10:41 PM EDT2018-05-21 02:41:57 GMT
    Monday, May 21 2018 1:13 PM EDT2018-05-21 17:13:51 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu). Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry celebrates after scoring against the Houston Rockets during the second half of Game 3 of the NBA basketball Western Conference Finals in Oakland, Calif., Sunday, May 20, 2018.(AP Photo/Jeff Chiu). Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry celebrates after scoring against the Houston Rockets during the second half of Game 3 of the NBA basketball Western Conference Finals in Oakland, Calif., Sunday, May 20, 2018.
    Stephen Curry got his groove back to score 35 points with five 3-pointers, and the Golden State Warriors made a second-half statement to beat the Rockets 126-85 for a 2-1 lead in the Western Conference finals.
    Stephen Curry got his groove back to score 35 points with five 3-pointers, and the Golden State Warriors made a second-half statement to beat the Rockets 126-85 for a 2-1 lead in the Western Conference finals.
  • Aaron Wise gets 1st tour win, shatters Nelson scoring record

    Aaron Wise gets 1st tour win, shatters Nelson scoring record

    Sunday, May 20 2018 9:41 PM EDT2018-05-21 01:41:42 GMT
    Monday, May 21 2018 11:28 AM EDT2018-05-21 15:28:12 GMT
    (AP Photo/Eric Gay). Aaron Wise hits off the 16th tee during the final round of the AT&T Byron Nelson golf tournament in Dallas, Sunday, May 20, 2018.(AP Photo/Eric Gay). Aaron Wise hits off the 16th tee during the final round of the AT&T Byron Nelson golf tournament in Dallas, Sunday, May 20, 2018.
    Aaron Wise cruised to his first PGA Tour victory, shattering the AT&T Byron Nelson record at 23 under on a new course in a race to finish before nightfall after a four-hour rain delay.
    Aaron Wise cruised to his first PGA Tour victory, shattering the AT&T Byron Nelson record at 23 under on a new course in a race to finish before nightfall after a four-hour rain delay.
  • LEADING OFF: Big Sexy vs Bronx Bombers; Harper in walk year

    LEADING OFF: Big Sexy vs Bronx Bombers; Harper in walk year

    Sunday, May 20 2018 10:41 PM EDT2018-05-21 02:41:44 GMT
    Monday, May 21 2018 11:27 AM EDT2018-05-21 15:27:54 GMT
    (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel). New York Yankees' Tyler Austin, right, celebrates with Aaron Hicks after hitting a two-run home run during the fifth inning of a baseball game against the Kansas City Royals, Sunday, May 20, 2018, in Kansas City, Mo.(AP Photo/Charlie Riedel). New York Yankees' Tyler Austin, right, celebrates with Aaron Hicks after hitting a two-run home run during the fifth inning of a baseball game against the Kansas City Royals, Sunday, May 20, 2018, in Kansas City, Mo.
    LEADING OFF: Big Sexy vs Bronx Bombers; Diamondbacks snake bit lately; Harper in walk year; I-70 series.
    LEADING OFF: Big Sexy vs Bronx Bombers; Diamondbacks snake bit lately; Harper in walk year; I-70 series.
  • Carpenter takes top starting spot at Indy 500 for 3rd time

    Carpenter takes top starting spot at Indy 500 for 3rd time

    Sunday, May 20 2018 6:13 PM EDT2018-05-20 22:13:17 GMT
    Monday, May 21 2018 11:27 AM EDT2018-05-21 15:27:49 GMT
    (AP Photo/Michael Conroy). Ed Carpenter bumps fist with a member of his crew after he qualified for the IndyCar Indianapolis 500 auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Indianapolis, Saturday, May 19, 2018.(AP Photo/Michael Conroy). Ed Carpenter bumps fist with a member of his crew after he qualified for the IndyCar Indianapolis 500 auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Indianapolis, Saturday, May 19, 2018.
    Ed Carpenter ruined Team Penske's Indianapolis 500 pole-position party.
    Ed Carpenter ruined Team Penske's Indianapolis 500 pole-position party.
  • Ohtani pitches Angels to skid-snapping win over Rays, 5-2

    Ohtani pitches Angels to skid-snapping win over Rays, 5-2

    Sunday, May 20 2018 7:42 PM EDT2018-05-20 23:42:05 GMT
    Monday, May 21 2018 5:46 AM EDT2018-05-21 09:46:01 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill). Los Angeles Angels starting pitcher Shohei Ohtani, of Japan, gestures as he gets out of the top of the first inning of a baseball game against the Tampa Bay Rays, Sunday, May 20, 2018, in Anaheim, Calif.(AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill). Los Angeles Angels starting pitcher Shohei Ohtani, of Japan, gestures as he gets out of the top of the first inning of a baseball game against the Tampa Bay Rays, Sunday, May 20, 2018, in Anaheim, Calif.
    The Los Angeles Angels have snapped their five-game losing streak with a 5-2 victory over the Tampa Bay Rays.
    The Los Angeles Angels have snapped their five-game losing streak with a 5-2 victory over the Tampa Bay Rays.
  • Braves rally for 6 runs in 9th, beat Miami on Swanson's hit

    Braves rally for 6 runs in 9th, beat Miami on Swanson's hit

    Sunday, May 20 2018 5:51 PM EDT2018-05-20 21:51:38 GMT
    Monday, May 21 2018 2:56 AM EDT2018-05-21 06:56:02 GMT
    (AP Photo/Todd Kirkland). Miami Marlins Lewis Brinson reacts with Cameron Maybin after hitting a grand slam in the fourth inning of a baseball game against the Atlanta Braves, Sunday, May 20, 2018, in Atlanta.(AP Photo/Todd Kirkland). Miami Marlins Lewis Brinson reacts with Cameron Maybin after hitting a grand slam in the fourth inning of a baseball game against the Atlanta Braves, Sunday, May 20, 2018, in Atlanta.
    Dansby Swanson's two-run single capped a six-run ninth inning, and the NL-leading Atlanta Braves rallied to stun the Miami Marlins 10-9.
    Dansby Swanson's two-run single capped a six-run ninth inning, and the NL-leading Atlanta Braves rallied to stun the Miami Marlins 10-9.
  • LSU Heisman Trophy winner Billy Cannon dies at age 80

    LSU Heisman Trophy winner Billy Cannon dies at age 80

    Sunday, May 20 2018 2:41 PM EDT2018-05-20 18:41:36 GMT
    Monday, May 21 2018 2:55 AM EDT2018-05-21 06:55:40 GMT
    Billy Cannon, the gifted running back who won the Heisman for LSU in 1959 with memorable Halloween night punt return touchdown against Mississippi, has died.
    Billy Cannon, the gifted running back who won the Heisman for LSU in 1959 with memorable Halloween night punt return touchdown against Mississippi, has died.
  • Belmont distance, fatigue test Justify in Triple Crown bid

    Belmont distance, fatigue test Justify in Triple Crown bid

    Sunday, May 20 2018 3:01 PM EDT2018-05-20 19:01:31 GMT
    Monday, May 21 2018 2:55 AM EDT2018-05-21 06:55:31 GMT
    (AP Photo/Tom Horan). Justify (7), with Mike Smith aboard, runs against Good Magic, with Jose Ortiz atop, in the final stretch of the 143rd Preakness Stakes horse race at Pimlico race track, Saturday, May 19, 2018, in Baltimore. Justify won the race.(AP Photo/Tom Horan). Justify (7), with Mike Smith aboard, runs against Good Magic, with Jose Ortiz atop, in the final stretch of the 143rd Preakness Stakes horse race at Pimlico race track, Saturday, May 19, 2018, in Baltimore. Justify won the race.
    Justify heads to Belmont for final leg of Triple Crown bid, coming off two grueling races and facing fresh challengers in New York.
    Justify heads to Belmont for final leg of Triple Crown bid, coming off two grueling races and facing fresh challengers in New York.
  • Expansion Vegas Golden Knights advance to Stanley Cup Final

    Expansion Vegas Golden Knights advance to Stanley Cup Final

    Sunday, May 20 2018 6:21 PM EDT2018-05-20 22:21:38 GMT
    Monday, May 21 2018 12:24 AM EDT2018-05-21 04:24:48 GMT
    (Trevor Hagan/The Canadian Press via AP). Vegas Golden Knights' Alex Tuch (89) celebrates after scoring during first period NHL Western Conference Finals game 5 hockey action against the Winnipeg Jets, in Winnipeg, Sunday, May 20, 2018.(Trevor Hagan/The Canadian Press via AP). Vegas Golden Knights' Alex Tuch (89) celebrates after scoring during first period NHL Western Conference Finals game 5 hockey action against the Winnipeg Jets, in Winnipeg, Sunday, May 20, 2018.
    Ryan Reaves scored the winning goal, Marc-Andre Fleury made 31 saves and the Vegas Golden Knights pushed their remarkable expansion season into the Stanley Cup Final, beating the Winnipeg Jets 2-1 in Game 5 of the...
    Ryan Reaves scored the winning goal, Marc-Andre Fleury made 31 saves and the Vegas Golden Knights pushed their remarkable expansion season into the Stanley Cup Final, beating the Winnipeg Jets 2-1 in Game 5 of the Western Conference final.
  • Ariya Jutanugarn wins LPGA Tour playoff at Kingsmill

    Ariya Jutanugarn wins LPGA Tour playoff at Kingsmill

    Sunday, May 20 2018 7:43 PM EDT2018-05-20 23:43:52 GMT
    Sunday, May 20 2018 10:32 PM EDT2018-05-21 02:32:16 GMT
    Ariya Jutanugarn birdied the second hole of a playoff to win the Kingsmill Championship for the second time in three years.
    Ariya Jutanugarn birdied the second hole of a playoff to win the Kingsmill Championship for the second time in three years.
  • Vasilevskiy turns East final around for Lightning

    Vasilevskiy turns East final around for Lightning

    Sunday, May 20 2018 6:02 PM EDT2018-05-20 22:02:06 GMT
    Sunday, May 20 2018 9:05 PM EDT2018-05-21 01:05:22 GMT
    (AP Photo/Nick Wass). Tampa Bay Lightning's Andrei Vasilevskiy (88), of Russia, celebrates with Ryan McDonagh (27), Yanni Gourde (37) and Chris Kunitz (14) after Game 3 of the team's NHL Eastern Conference finals hockey playoff series against the Washi...(AP Photo/Nick Wass). Tampa Bay Lightning's Andrei Vasilevskiy (88), of Russia, celebrates with Ryan McDonagh (27), Yanni Gourde (37) and Chris Kunitz (14) after Game 3 of the team's NHL Eastern Conference finals hockey playoff series against the Washi...
    Goaltender Andrei Vasilevskiy turns the Eastern Conference final around for Lightning.
    Goaltender Andrei Vasilevskiy turns the Eastern Conference final around for Lightning.
  • Gray's shot lifts Sparks past Lynx 77-76 in finals rematch

    Gray's shot lifts Sparks past Lynx 77-76 in finals rematch

    Sunday, May 20 2018 7:21 PM EDT2018-05-20 23:21:36 GMT
    Sunday, May 20 2018 8:43 PM EDT2018-05-21 00:43:50 GMT
    Chelsea Gray's contested off-balance shot in the lane at the buzzer gave the Los Angeles Sparks a 77-76 victory over the Minnesota Lynx in their season opener, an intense rematch of last year's WNBA finals.
    Chelsea Gray's contested off-balance shot in the lane at the buzzer gave the Los Angeles Sparks a 77-76 victory over the Minnesota Lynx in their season opener, an intense rematch of last year's WNBA finals.
  • Braves release slumping Bautista, Camargo to play 3B

    Braves release slumping Bautista, Camargo to play 3B

    Sunday, May 20 2018 1:11 PM EDT2018-05-20 17:11:27 GMT
    Sunday, May 20 2018 7:25 PM EDT2018-05-20 23:25:12 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Bazemore). Atlanta Braves' Johan Camargo (17) is tagged out at second base by Miami Marlins shortstop Miguel Rojas, left,as he tries to stretch a single in the second inning of a baseball game Friday, May 18, 2018, in Atlanta.(AP Photo/John Bazemore). Atlanta Braves' Johan Camargo (17) is tagged out at second base by Miami Marlins shortstop Miguel Rojas, left,as he tries to stretch a single in the second inning of a baseball game Friday, May 18, 2018, in Atlanta.
    The Atlanta Braves have released Jose Bautista and made Johan Camargo their starting third baseman.
    The Atlanta Braves have released Jose Bautista and made Johan Camargo their starting third baseman.
  • Small clubs cross fingers for World Cup windfalls

    Small clubs cross fingers for World Cup windfalls

    Sunday, May 20 2018 2:01 AM EDT2018-05-20 06:01:12 GMT
    Sunday, May 20 2018 7:15 PM EDT2018-05-20 23:15:51 GMT
    (AP Photo/Christophe Ena, File). In this Friday, May 23, 2014 file photo, France's soccer player Paul Pogba signs an autograph before a training session at the Clairefontaine training center, outside Paris. Not all the money that will change hands afte...(AP Photo/Christophe Ena, File). In this Friday, May 23, 2014 file photo, France's soccer player Paul Pogba signs an autograph before a training session at the Clairefontaine training center, outside Paris. Not all the money that will change hands afte...
    Not all of the money that will change hands after the World Cup, when clubs trade players who distinguish themselves on football's biggest stage, will line the pockets of selling clubs, agents and the players...
    Not all of the money that will change hands after the World Cup, when clubs trade players who distinguish themselves on football's biggest stage, will line the pockets of selling clubs, agents and the players themselves.
  • Jimenez holds on to win Regions Tradition for first major

    Jimenez holds on to win Regions Tradition for first major

    Sunday, May 20 2018 5:21 PM EDT2018-05-20 21:21:35 GMT
    Sunday, May 20 2018 6:54 PM EDT2018-05-20 22:54:54 GMT
    (AP Photo/Butch Dill). Joe Durant tees off on the second hole during the final round of the Regions Tradition golf tournament, Sunday, May 20, 2018, in Birmingham, Ala.(AP Photo/Butch Dill). Joe Durant tees off on the second hole during the final round of the Regions Tradition golf tournament, Sunday, May 20, 2018, in Birmingham, Ala.
    Miguel Angel Jimenez won the Regions Tradition for his first senior major title, closing with a 2-under 70 for a three-stroke victory.
    Miguel Angel Jimenez won the Regions Tradition for his first senior major title, closing with a 2-under 70 for a three-stroke victory.
  • Sweden beats Switzerland to retain world ice hockey title

    Sweden beats Switzerland to retain world ice hockey title

    Sunday, May 20 2018 12:11 PM EDT2018-05-20 16:11:28 GMT
    Sunday, May 20 2018 6:54 PM EDT2018-05-20 22:54:43 GMT
    (AP Photo/Petr David Josek). Chris Kreider of the United States, right, scores his side's first goal to Canada's goalie Curtis McElhinney during the Ice Hockey World Championships bronze medal match between Canada and the United States at the Royal are...(AP Photo/Petr David Josek). Chris Kreider of the United States, right, scores his side's first goal to Canada's goalie Curtis McElhinney during the Ice Hockey World Championships bronze medal match between Canada and the United States at the Royal are...
    The United States topped Canada 4-1 to claim the bronze medal at the ice hockey championship on Sunday. Forward Nick Bonino scored the winner on a rebound during a power play in the final period.
    The United States topped Canada 4-1 to claim the bronze medal at the ice hockey championship on Sunday. Forward Nick Bonino scored the winner on a rebound during a power play in the final period.
  • Green, Sargent join Pulisic on US soccer roster vs Bolivia

    Green, Sargent join Pulisic on US soccer roster vs Bolivia

    Sunday, May 20 2018 2:51 PM EDT2018-05-20 18:51:39 GMT
    Sunday, May 20 2018 6:14 PM EDT2018-05-20 22:14:28 GMT
    (AP Photo/Desmond Boylan, File). FILE - In this Oct. 7, 2016, file photo, Julian Green, of the U.S., celebrates scoring the second and final goal against Cuba during a friendly soccer match in the Pedro Marrero Stadium in Havana, Cuba. Green returns to...(AP Photo/Desmond Boylan, File). FILE - In this Oct. 7, 2016, file photo, Julian Green, of the U.S., celebrates scoring the second and final goal against Cuba during a friendly soccer match in the Pedro Marrero Stadium in Havana, Cuba. Green returns to...
    Midfielder Julian Green returns to U.S. men's national soccer team for 1st time in 2 years, joining star midfielder Christian Pulisic on young American roster for May 28 exhibition against Bolivia at Chester,...
    Midfielder Julian Green returns to U.S. men's national soccer team for 1st time in 2 years, joining star midfielder Christian Pulisic on young American roster for May 28 exhibition against Bolivia at Chester, Pennsylvania.
  • With Rome title, Nadal back on track entering French Open

    With Rome title, Nadal back on track entering French Open

    Sunday, May 20 2018 8:41 AM EDT2018-05-20 12:41:28 GMT
    Sunday, May 20 2018 6:04 PM EDT2018-05-20 22:04:52 GMT
    Elina Svitolina faced little resistance from Simona Halep in a 6-0, 6-4 win Sunday to defend her Italian Open title.
    Elina Svitolina faced little resistance from Simona Halep in a 6-0, 6-4 win Sunday to defend her Italian Open title.
  • Final round of Byron Nelson starts after 4-hour rain delay

    Final round of Byron Nelson starts after 4-hour rain delay

    Sunday, May 20 2018 3:11 PM EDT2018-05-20 19:11:35 GMT
    Sunday, May 20 2018 6:04 PM EDT2018-05-20 22:04:34 GMT
    (AP Photo/Eric Gay). A lone fan stands along the course using an umbrella to shield himself from the rain during the rain-suspended final round of the AT&T Byron Nelson golf tournament, Sunday, May 20, 2018, in Dallas, Texas.(AP Photo/Eric Gay). A lone fan stands along the course using an umbrella to shield himself from the rain during the rain-suspended final round of the AT&T Byron Nelson golf tournament, Sunday, May 20, 2018, in Dallas, Texas.
    The final round of the AT&T Byron Nelson has started after a four-hour rain delay.
    The final round of the AT&T Byron Nelson has started after a four-hour rain delay.
  • Johnny Manziel watches a lot, throws a little at CFL camp

    Johnny Manziel watches a lot, throws a little at CFL camp

    Sunday, May 20 2018 5:41 PM EDT2018-05-20 21:41:52 GMT
    Sunday, May 20 2018 5:45 PM EDT2018-05-20 21:45:07 GMT
    (Peter Power/The Canadian Press via AP). The newest addition to the Canadian Football League Hamilton Tiger-Cats roster, quarterback Johnny Manziel (2) throws during Tiger Cats training camp in Hamilton, Ontario on Sunday, May 20, 2018. Heisman Trophy ...(Peter Power/The Canadian Press via AP). The newest addition to the Canadian Football League Hamilton Tiger-Cats roster, quarterback Johnny Manziel (2) throws during Tiger Cats training camp in Hamilton, Ontario on Sunday, May 20, 2018. Heisman Trophy ...
    Johnny Manziel spent much of the first day of the Hamilton Tiger-Cats' training camp as an observer.
    Johnny Manziel spent much of the first day of the Hamilton Tiger-Cats' training camp as an observer.
  • On time, on target: LeBron, Cavs pound Celtics in Game 3

    On time, on target: LeBron, Cavs pound Celtics in Game 3

    Saturday, May 19 2018 11:11 PM EDT2018-05-20 03:11:58 GMT
    Sunday, May 20 2018 3:16 PM EDT2018-05-20 19:16:04 GMT
    (AP Photo/Tony Dejak). Cleveland Cavaliers' LeBron James (23) shoots against the Boston Celtics in the first half of Game 3 of the NBA basketball Eastern Conference finals, Saturday, May 19, 2018, in Cleveland.(AP Photo/Tony Dejak). Cleveland Cavaliers' LeBron James (23) shoots against the Boston Celtics in the first half of Game 3 of the NBA basketball Eastern Conference finals, Saturday, May 19, 2018, in Cleveland.
    LeBron, Cavs dominate Celtics 116-86 in Game of Eastern Conference finals.
    LeBron, Cavs dominate Celtics 116-86 in Game of Eastern Conference finals.
  • Vasillevskiy shines late, Lightning hold off Capitals 3-2

    Vasillevskiy shines late, Lightning hold off Capitals 3-2

    Saturday, May 19 2018 10:21 PM EDT2018-05-20 02:21:14 GMT
    Sunday, May 20 2018 3:15 PM EDT2018-05-20 19:15:34 GMT
    (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara). Tampa Bay Lightning left wing Ondrej Palat (18) celebrates with defenseman Victor Hedman (77) after Palat scored against the Washington Capitals during the first period of Game 5 of the NHL Eastern Conference finals hockey pla...(AP Photo/Chris O'Meara). Tampa Bay Lightning left wing Ondrej Palat (18) celebrates with defenseman Victor Hedman (77) after Palat scored against the Washington Capitals during the first period of Game 5 of the NHL Eastern Conference finals hockey pla...
    Cedric Paquette scores early, Andrei Vasilevskiy shines late, Lightning beat Capitals 3-2 in Game 5.
    Cedric Paquette scores early, Andrei Vasilevskiy shines late, Lightning beat Capitals 3-2 in Game 5.
  • Rays plan to have reliever Romo start 2nd straight day

    Rays plan to have reliever Romo start 2nd straight day

    Sunday, May 20 2018 2:21 AM EDT2018-05-20 06:21:10 GMT
    Sunday, May 20 2018 3:15 PM EDT2018-05-20 19:15:27 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill). Tampa Bay Rays starting pitcher Sergio Romo throws to the plate during the first inning of a baseball game against the Los Angeles Angels, Saturday, May 19, 2018, in Anaheim, Calif.(AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill). Tampa Bay Rays starting pitcher Sergio Romo throws to the plate during the first inning of a baseball game against the Los Angeles Angels, Saturday, May 19, 2018, in Anaheim, Calif.
    Tampa Bay Rays reliever Sergio Romo will start for the second consecutive day in the finale of a four-game series against the Los Angeles Angels on Sunday, Rays manager Kevin Cash said following a 5-3 win on...
    Tampa Bay Rays reliever Sergio Romo will start for the second consecutive day in the finale of a four-game series against the Los Angeles Angels on Sunday, Rays manager Kevin Cash said following a 5-3 win on Saturday night.
  • Justify wins foggy Preakness, keeps Triple Crown bid alive

    Justify wins foggy Preakness, keeps Triple Crown bid alive

    Saturday, May 19 2018 4:10 AM EDT2018-05-19 08:10:37 GMT
    Sunday, May 20 2018 3:03 PM EDT2018-05-20 19:03:54 GMT
    (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky). Kentucky Derby winner Justify is washed outside a barn, Friday, May 18, 2018, at Pimlico Race Course in Baltimore. The Preakness Stakes horse race is schedule for Saturday.(AP Photo/Patrick Semansky). Kentucky Derby winner Justify is washed outside a barn, Friday, May 18, 2018, at Pimlico Race Course in Baltimore. The Preakness Stakes horse race is schedule for Saturday.
    Baffert chasing history, Justify pursues Triple Crown in potentially soggy Preakness.
    Baffert chasing history, Justify pursues Triple Crown in potentially soggy Preakness.
  • LEADING OFF: Ohtani takes mound, Romo starts again for Rays

    LEADING OFF: Ohtani takes mound, Romo starts again for Rays

    Saturday, May 19 2018 10:51 PM EDT2018-05-20 02:51:10 GMT
    Sunday, May 20 2018 3:03 PM EDT2018-05-20 19:03:27 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill). Los Angeles Angels' Shohei Ohtani, of Japan, tosses a ball in the air as he warms up prior to a baseball game against the Tampa Bay Rays, Saturday, May 19, 2018, in Anaheim, Calif.(AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill). Los Angeles Angels' Shohei Ohtani, of Japan, tosses a ball in the air as he warms up prior to a baseball game against the Tampa Bay Rays, Saturday, May 19, 2018, in Anaheim, Calif.
    LEADING OFF: Angels rookie Shohei Ohtani starts vs Rays, Dodgers lefty Hill has another blister problem, Darvish tries again for first win with Cubs.
    LEADING OFF: Angels rookie Shohei Ohtani starts vs Rays, Dodgers lefty Hill has another blister problem, Darvish tries again for first win with Cubs.
  • Kemp helps Dodgers rally past Nats, sweep doubleheader

    Kemp helps Dodgers rally past Nats, sweep doubleheader

    Saturday, May 19 2018 5:31 PM EDT2018-05-19 21:31:47 GMT
    Sunday, May 20 2018 1:15 PM EDT2018-05-20 17:15:49 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alex Brandon). Los Angeles Dodgers starting pitcher Ross Stripling throws during the third inning of the first baseball game of a doubleheader against the Washington Nationals at Nationals Park, Saturday, May 19, 2018, in Washington.(AP Photo/Alex Brandon). Los Angeles Dodgers starting pitcher Ross Stripling throws during the third inning of the first baseball game of a doubleheader against the Washington Nationals at Nationals Park, Saturday, May 19, 2018, in Washington.
    Ross Stripling struck out a career-high nine in six innings, Max Muncy drove in two runs and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Washington Nationals 4-1 in the opener of a doubleheader.
    Ross Stripling struck out a career-high nine in six innings, Max Muncy drove in two runs and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Washington Nationals 4-1 in the opener of a doubleheader.
  • Warriors eager to get back on the court, respond from loss

    Warriors eager to get back on the court, respond from loss

    Saturday, May 19 2018 6:31 PM EDT2018-05-19 22:31:05 GMT
    Sunday, May 20 2018 12:54 PM EDT2018-05-20 16:54:47 GMT
    (AP Foto/David J. Phillip). James Harden, de los Rockets de Houston, salta hacia la cesta entre Andre Iguodala (9), Stephen Curry (30) y Kevin Durant, en el segundo partido de la final de la Conferencia del Oeste, el miércoles 16 de mayo de 2018(AP Foto/David J. Phillip). James Harden, de los Rockets de Houston, salta hacia la cesta entre Andre Iguodala (9), Stephen Curry (30) y Kevin Durant, en el segundo partido de la final de la Conferencia del Oeste, el miércoles 16 de mayo de 2018
    One good beating per series is plenty for Draymond Green and Golden State. They got it in Game 2, and now the Warriors are eager to regroup for Game 3 back at home where they have won an NBA-record tying 15...
    One good beating per series is plenty for Draymond Green and Golden State. They got it in Game 2, and now the Warriors are eager to regroup for Game 3 back at home where they have won an NBA-record tying 15 straight postseason games at Oracle Arena.
  • 2016 Wimbledon runner-up Raonic pulls out of French Open

    2016 Wimbledon runner-up Raonic pulls out of French Open

    Sunday, May 20 2018 12:51 PM EDT2018-05-20 16:51:27 GMT
    Sunday, May 20 2018 12:54 PM EDT2018-05-20 16:54:36 GMT
    2016 Wimbledon runner-up Milos Raonic has withdrawn from the French Open a week before the clay-court Grand Slam tournament begins.
    2016 Wimbledon runner-up Milos Raonic has withdrawn from the French Open a week before the clay-court Grand Slam tournament begins.
  • Yates wins 15th stage for 3rd win, extends Giro lead

    Yates wins 15th stage for 3rd win, extends Giro lead

    Sunday, May 20 2018 11:31 AM EDT2018-05-20 15:31:25 GMT
    Sunday, May 20 2018 12:23 PM EDT2018-05-20 16:23:17 GMT
    (Daniel Dal Zennaro/ANSA via AP). Overall leader Simon Yates of Britain arrives to take the start of the 15th stage of the Giro d'Italia from Tolmezzo to Sappada, Italy, Sunday, May 20, 2018. .(Daniel Dal Zennaro/ANSA via AP). Overall leader Simon Yates of Britain arrives to take the start of the 15th stage of the Giro d'Italia from Tolmezzo to Sappada, Italy, Sunday, May 20, 2018. .
    Simon Yates made it a hat trick of wins in the Giro d'Italia on the 15th stage and the British rider consolidated his overall lead as the race heads into its final week.
    Simon Yates made it a hat trick of wins in the Giro d'Italia on the 15th stage and the British rider consolidated his overall lead as the race heads into its final week.
  • Johnny Manziel signs with CFL in path back to football

    Johnny Manziel signs with CFL in path back to football

    Saturday, May 19 2018 12:05 PM EDT2018-05-19 16:05:32 GMT
    Sunday, May 20 2018 9:32 AM EDT2018-05-20 13:32:07 GMT
    Quarterback Johnny Manziel signs with CFL club as he tries to rebuild his football career.
    Quarterback Johnny Manziel signs with CFL club as he tries to rebuild his football career.
  • Kevin Harvick picks up $1 million check with All-Star win

    Kevin Harvick picks up $1 million check with All-Star win

    Saturday, May 19 2018 6:40 PM EDT2018-05-19 22:40:59 GMT
    Sunday, May 20 2018 2:31 AM EDT2018-05-20 06:31:24 GMT
    Alex Bowman has won the first stage of the Open to qualify for Saturday night's NASCAR All-Star race.
    Alex Bowman has won the first stage of the Open to qualify for Saturday night's NASCAR All-Star race.
  • Helio, Danica move on; Hinchcliffe is bumped from Indy 500

    Helio, Danica move on; Hinchcliffe is bumped from Indy 500

    Saturday, May 19 2018 6:31 PM EDT2018-05-19 22:31:17 GMT
    Sunday, May 20 2018 2:01 AM EDT2018-05-20 06:01:55 GMT
    (AP Photo/Michael Conroy). Danica Patrick is hugged by Patrick Bourdais after she qualified for the IndyCar Indianapolis 500 auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Indianapolis, Saturday, May 19, 2018.(AP Photo/Michael Conroy). Danica Patrick is hugged by Patrick Bourdais after she qualified for the IndyCar Indianapolis 500 auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Indianapolis, Saturday, May 19, 2018.
    Helio Castroneves and Danica Patrick both qualified for the Indianapolis 500's nine-car pole shootout Saturday.
    Helio Castroneves and Danica Patrick both qualified for the Indianapolis 500's nine-car pole shootout Saturday.
  • Nationals' Kendrick tears Achilles, will miss rest of season

    Nationals' Kendrick tears Achilles, will miss rest of season

    Sunday, May 20 2018 12:31 AM EDT2018-05-20 04:31:16 GMT
    Sunday, May 20 2018 1:34 AM EDT2018-05-20 05:34:17 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alex Brandon). Washington Nationals left fielder Howie Kendrick reacts after an injury, with center fielder Michael Taylor standing behind, during the eighth inning of the first baseball game of a doubleheader against the Los Angeles Dodgers ...(AP Photo/Alex Brandon). Washington Nationals left fielder Howie Kendrick reacts after an injury, with center fielder Michael Taylor standing behind, during the eighth inning of the first baseball game of a doubleheader against the Los Angeles Dodgers ...
    Veteran Washington Nationals infielder-outfielder Howie Kendrick tore his right Achilles tendon in the opener of a doubleheader against the Los Angeles Dodgers and will miss the rest of the season.
    Veteran Washington Nationals infielder-outfielder Howie Kendrick tore his right Achilles tendon in the opener of a doubleheader against the Los Angeles Dodgers and will miss the rest of the season.
  • Dodgers' Rich Hill has no solution for recurring blister

    Dodgers' Rich Hill has no solution for recurring blister

    Saturday, May 19 2018 8:46 PM EDT2018-05-20 00:46:11 GMT
    Sunday, May 20 2018 1:21 AM EDT2018-05-20 05:21:12 GMT
    Rich Hill lasted two pitches against the Washington Nationals before being pulled with apparent blister.
    Rich Hill lasted two pitches against the Washington Nationals before being pulled with apparent blister.
  • Rookie Wise joins Leishman for lead as wind blows at Nelson

    Rookie Wise joins Leishman for lead as wind blows at Nelson

    Saturday, May 19 2018 6:11 PM EDT2018-05-19 22:11:02 GMT
    Sunday, May 20 2018 1:16 AM EDT2018-05-20 05:16:02 GMT
    (AP Photo/Eric Gay). Aaron Wise follows his shot off the eighth tee during the third round of the AT&T Byron Nelson golf tournament, Saturday, May 19, 2018, in Dallas, Texas.(AP Photo/Eric Gay). Aaron Wise follows his shot off the eighth tee during the third round of the AT&T Byron Nelson golf tournament, Saturday, May 19, 2018, in Dallas, Texas.
    PGA Tour rookie Aaron Wise joins Marc Leishman atop leaderboard as winds finally blow on new course at AT&T Byron Nelson.
    PGA Tour rookie Aaron Wise joins Marc Leishman atop leaderboard as winds finally blow on new course at AT&T Byron Nelson.
  • Betts, Benintendi power Red Sox past Orioles 6-3

    Betts, Benintendi power Red Sox past Orioles 6-3

    Saturday, May 19 2018 10:31 PM EDT2018-05-20 02:31:49 GMT
    Sunday, May 20 2018 12:02 AM EDT2018-05-20 04:02:40 GMT
    (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer). Boston Red Sox's Mookie Betts, center, celebrates his two-run home run that also drove in Sandy Leon, right, during the fifth inning of a baseball game against the Baltimore Orioles in Boston, Saturday, May 19, 2018.(AP Photo/Michael Dwyer). Boston Red Sox's Mookie Betts, center, celebrates his two-run home run that also drove in Sandy Leon, right, during the fifth inning of a baseball game against the Baltimore Orioles in Boston, Saturday, May 19, 2018.
    Mookie Betts and Andrew Benintendi hit consecutive homers, and the Boston Red Sox beat the Baltimore Orioles 6-3 on Saturday night.
    Mookie Betts and Andrew Benintendi hit consecutive homers, and the Boston Red Sox beat the Baltimore Orioles 6-3 on Saturday night.
  • Cowboys WR Terrance Williams arrested on intoxication charge

    Cowboys WR Terrance Williams arrested on intoxication charge

    Saturday, May 19 2018 2:46 PM EDT2018-05-19 18:46:06 GMT
    Saturday, May 19 2018 10:41 PM EDT2018-05-20 02:41:26 GMT
    (Frisco Police Department via AP). This booking photo released by the Frisco Police Department shows Terrance Williams. The Dallas Cowboys receiver was arrested on a charge of public intoxication early Saturday, May 19, 2018, in the Dallas suburb of Fr...(Frisco Police Department via AP). This booking photo released by the Frisco Police Department shows Terrance Williams. The Dallas Cowboys receiver was arrested on a charge of public intoxication early Saturday, May 19, 2018, in the Dallas suburb of Fr...
    Dallas Cowboys receiver Terrance Williams arrested on a charge of public intoxication after police responded to an accident involving his car.
    Dallas Cowboys receiver Terrance Williams arrested on a charge of public intoxication after police responded to an accident involving his car.
  • Basketball great Bill Russell released from hospital

    Basketball great Bill Russell released from hospital

    Saturday, May 19 2018 4:20 PM EDT2018-05-19 20:20:57 GMT
    Saturday, May 19 2018 10:32 PM EDT2018-05-20 02:32:23 GMT
    NBA Hall of Famer Bill Russell has been released from a Seattle hospital after an overnight stay for an unknown condition.
    NBA Hall of Famer Bill Russell has been released from a Seattle hospital after an overnight stay for an unknown condition.
  • Expanded sports betting fuels fears about gambling addiction

    Expanded sports betting fuels fears about gambling addiction

    Saturday, May 19 2018 10:50 AM EDT2018-05-19 14:50:50 GMT
    Saturday, May 19 2018 10:25 PM EDT2018-05-20 02:25:08 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Locher, File). FILE - In this Monday, May 14, 2018 file photo, people make bets in the sports book area of the South Point Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas. Those who deal with compulsive gambling are worried that a rapid expansion of sport...(AP Photo/John Locher, File). FILE - In this Monday, May 14, 2018 file photo, people make bets in the sports book area of the South Point Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas. Those who deal with compulsive gambling are worried that a rapid expansion of sport...
    Those who deal with compulsive gamblers worry that the expected expansion of legalized sports betting will lead to significant increases in the number of Americans with gambling problems.
    Those who deal with compulsive gamblers worry that the expected expansion of legalized sports betting will lead to significant increases in the number of Americans with gambling problems.
  • The Latest: Harvick beats Suarez to win NASCAR All-Star race

    The Latest: Harvick beats Suarez to win NASCAR All-Star race

    Saturday, May 19 2018 6:58 PM EDT2018-05-19 22:58:32 GMT
    Saturday, May 19 2018 10:13 PM EDT2018-05-20 02:13:40 GMT
    Daniel Suarez has joined Alex Bowman in qualifying for the NASCAR All-Star race.
    Daniel Suarez has joined Alex Bowman in qualifying for the NASCAR All-Star race.
  • The Latest: Kentucky Derby winner Justify captures Preakness

    The Latest: Kentucky Derby winner Justify captures Preakness

    Saturday, May 19 2018 12:41 PM EDT2018-05-19 16:41:14 GMT
    Saturday, May 19 2018 7:42 PM EDT2018-05-19 23:42:12 GMT
    (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky). Jockey Abel Mariano atop Wildcatpleasures head back to the paddock after the first race of the day ahead of the 143rd Preakness Stakes horse race at Pimlico race course, Saturday, May 19, 2018, in Baltimore.(AP Photo/Patrick Semansky). Jockey Abel Mariano atop Wildcatpleasures head back to the paddock after the first race of the day ahead of the 143rd Preakness Stakes horse race at Pimlico race course, Saturday, May 19, 2018, in Baltimore.
    Rain soaks fans, creates sloppy track at Pimlico Race Course hours ahead of the Preakness.
    Rain soaks fans, creates sloppy track at Pimlico Race Course hours ahead of the Preakness.
  • Serena Williams, David Beckham in lineup for royal wedding

    Serena Williams, David Beckham in lineup for royal wedding

    Saturday, May 19 2018 1:30 PM EDT2018-05-19 17:30:55 GMT
    Saturday, May 19 2018 6:43 PM EDT2018-05-19 22:43:49 GMT
    (Gareth Fuller/pool photo via AP). Serena Williams arrives for the wedding ceremony of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle at St. George's Chapel in Windsor Castle in Windsor, near London, England, Saturday, May 19, 2018.(Gareth Fuller/pool photo via AP). Serena Williams arrives for the wedding ceremony of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle at St. George's Chapel in Windsor Castle in Windsor, near London, England, Saturday, May 19, 2018.
    Serena Williams, David Beckham make starting lineup for sports at royal wedding.
    Serena Williams, David Beckham make starting lineup for sports at royal wedding.
  • The Latest: Castroneves claims top spot in Indy qualifying

    The Latest: Castroneves claims top spot in Indy qualifying

    Saturday, May 19 2018 11:57 AM EDT2018-05-19 15:57:43 GMT
    Saturday, May 19 2018 6:34 PM EDT2018-05-19 22:34:32 GMT
    (AP Photo/Michael Conroy). Helio Castroneves, of Brazil, crosses the start/finish line on the main straight during a practice session for the IndyCar Indianapolis 500 auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, in Indianapolis Friday, May 18, 2018.(AP Photo/Michael Conroy). Helio Castroneves, of Brazil, crosses the start/finish line on the main straight during a practice session for the IndyCar Indianapolis 500 auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, in Indianapolis Friday, May 18, 2018.
    Three-time Indianapolis 500 winner Helio Castroneves posted the fastest lap in final pre-qualifying practice for the Indianapolis 500.
    Three-time Indianapolis 500 winner Helio Castroneves posted the fastest lap in final pre-qualifying practice for the Indianapolis 500.
  • Seeking first major, Jimenez grabs 3-shot lead at Regions

    Seeking first major, Jimenez grabs 3-shot lead at Regions

    Saturday, May 19 2018 5:40 PM EDT2018-05-19 21:40:58 GMT
    Saturday, May 19 2018 6:33 PM EDT2018-05-19 22:33:28 GMT
    Miguel Angel Jimenez shot a 6-under 66 to take a three-stroke lead into the final round of the Regions Tradition.
    Miguel Angel Jimenez shot a 6-under 66 to take a three-stroke lead into the final round of the Regions Tradition.
  • Castroneves posts fastest speed in practice for Indy 500

    Castroneves posts fastest speed in practice for Indy 500

    Saturday, May 19 2018 11:38 AM EDT2018-05-19 15:38:15 GMT
    Saturday, May 19 2018 6:23 PM EDT2018-05-19 22:23:13 GMT
    (AP Photo/Darron Cummings). Helio Castroneves, of Brazil, talks with a crew member during a practice session for the IndyCar Indianapolis 500 auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Indianapolis, Friday, May 18, 2018.(AP Photo/Darron Cummings). Helio Castroneves, of Brazil, talks with a crew member during a practice session for the IndyCar Indianapolis 500 auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Indianapolis, Friday, May 18, 2018.
    Three-time Indianapolis 500 winner Helio Castroneves posted the fastest lap in final pre-qualifying practice for the Indianapolis 500.
    Three-time Indianapolis 500 winner Helio Castroneves posted the fastest lap in final pre-qualifying practice for the Indianapolis 500.
  • Swiss stun Canada, Sweden crushes US in ice hockey semis

    Swiss stun Canada, Sweden crushes US in ice hockey semis

    Saturday, May 19 2018 12:05 PM EDT2018-05-19 16:05:23 GMT
    Saturday, May 19 2018 5:47 PM EDT2018-05-19 21:47:10 GMT
    (AP Photo/Petr David Josek). Sweden's Patric Hornqvist, second from left, celebrates scoring his side's third goal during the Ice Hockey World Championships semifinal match between Sweden and the United States at the Royal arena in Copenhagen, Denmark,...(AP Photo/Petr David Josek). Sweden's Patric Hornqvist, second from left, celebrates scoring his side's third goal during the Ice Hockey World Championships semifinal match between Sweden and the United States at the Royal arena in Copenhagen, Denmark,...
    Sweden has reached the final of the ice hockey world championship by crushing the United States 6-0 in Copenhagen.
    Sweden has reached the final of the ice hockey world championship by crushing the United States 6-0 in Copenhagen.
  • Super idea: tennis channel pushing Italian Open development

    Super idea: tennis channel pushing Italian Open development

    Saturday, May 19 2018 4:21 PM EDT2018-05-19 20:21:14 GMT
    Saturday, May 19 2018 5:27 PM EDT2018-05-19 21:27:41 GMT
    (Claudio Onorati/ANSA via AP). A view of the Foro Italico's central court as Italy's Fabio Fognini plays Spain's Rafa Nadal during their quarterfinal match at the Italian Open tennis tournament in Rome, Friday, May 18, 2018.(Claudio Onorati/ANSA via AP). A view of the Foro Italico's central court as Italy's Fabio Fognini plays Spain's Rafa Nadal during their quarterfinal match at the Italian Open tennis tournament in Rome, Friday, May 18, 2018.
    SuperTennis, a TV channel wholly owned and operated by the Italian Tennis Federation, is helping to push forward expansion of the Italian Open.
    SuperTennis, a TV channel wholly owned and operated by the Italian Tennis Federation, is helping to push forward expansion of the Italian Open.
  • Nadal beats Djokovic and will face Zverev for Rome title

    Nadal beats Djokovic and will face Zverev for Rome title

    Saturday, May 19 2018 8:17 AM EDT2018-05-19 12:17:19 GMT
    Saturday, May 19 2018 5:26 PM EDT2018-05-19 21:26:52 GMT
    Defending champion Elina Svitolina returned to the Italian Open final with a comfortable 6-4, 6-3 win over 26th-ranked Anna Kontaveit.
    Defending champion Elina Svitolina returned to the Italian Open final with a comfortable 6-4, 6-3 win over 26th-ranked Anna Kontaveit.
  • Weary king: LeBron says he loses sleep after playoff losses

    Weary king: LeBron says he loses sleep after playoff losses

    Saturday, May 19 2018 1:40 PM EDT2018-05-19 17:40:53 GMT
    Saturday, May 19 2018 4:14 PM EDT2018-05-19 20:14:56 GMT
    (AP Photo/Charles Krupa, File). FILE - In this Tuesday, May 15, 2018, file photo, Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James sits on the scorer's table during a timeout in the first half in Game 2 of the team's NBA basketball Eastern Conference finals ag...(AP Photo/Charles Krupa, File). FILE - In this Tuesday, May 15, 2018, file photo, Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James sits on the scorer's table during a timeout in the first half in Game 2 of the team's NBA basketball Eastern Conference finals ag...
    LeBron is losing sleep and says there's nothing comfortable about being in 2-0 playoff hole.
    LeBron is losing sleep and says there's nothing comfortable about being in 2-0 playoff hole.
  • Smith's third-period goal lifts Vegas to 3-2 win over Jets

    Smith's third-period goal lifts Vegas to 3-2 win over Jets

    Friday, May 18 2018 11:10 PM EDT2018-05-19 03:10:31 GMT
    Saturday, May 19 2018 4:14 PM EDT2018-05-19 20:14:42 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Locher). Vegas Golden Knights right wing Reilly Smith celebrates after scoring against the Winnipeg Jets during the third period of Game 4 of the NHL hockey Western Conference finals Friday, May 18, 2018, in Las Vegas.(AP Photo/John Locher). Vegas Golden Knights right wing Reilly Smith celebrates after scoring against the Winnipeg Jets during the third period of Game 4 of the NHL hockey Western Conference finals Friday, May 18, 2018, in Las Vegas.
    Reilly Smith scored on a breakaway goal late in the third period to lead the Vegas Golden Knights to a 3-2 victory over the Winnipeg Jets in Game 4 of their Western Conference final Friday night.
    Reilly Smith scored on a breakaway goal late in the third period to lead the Vegas Golden Knights to a 3-2 victory over the Winnipeg Jets in Game 4 of their Western Conference final Friday night.
  • Froome wins 14th stage on Zoncolan, Yates consolidates lead

    Froome wins 14th stage on Zoncolan, Yates consolidates lead

    Saturday, May 19 2018 12:05 PM EDT2018-05-19 16:05:17 GMT
    Saturday, May 19 2018 1:06 PM EDT2018-05-19 17:06:43 GMT
    (Daniel Dal Zennaro/ANSA via AP). Britain's Simon Yates gives the thumb-up sign as he gets ready to start the 14th stage of the Giro d'Italia cycling race, from San Vito al Tagliamento to the Mt. Zoncolan, in San Vito al Tagliamento, Italy, Saturday, M...(Daniel Dal Zennaro/ANSA via AP). Britain's Simon Yates gives the thumb-up sign as he gets ready to start the 14th stage of the Giro d'Italia cycling race, from San Vito al Tagliamento to the Mt. Zoncolan, in San Vito al Tagliamento, Italy, Saturday, M...
    Chris Froome has responded to his critics with a fantastic ride up Monte Zoncolan to win the 14th stage of the Giro d'Italia.
    Chris Froome has responded to his critics with a fantastic ride up Monte Zoncolan to win the 14th stage of the Giro d'Italia.
  • Special teams lift Lightning back in East final against Caps

    Special teams lift Lightning back in East final against Caps

    Friday, May 18 2018 8:34 PM EDT2018-05-19 00:34:08 GMT
    Saturday, May 19 2018 12:53 PM EDT2018-05-19 16:53:53 GMT
    (AP Photo/Nick Wass). Washington Capitals left wing Alex Ovechkin (8), of Russia, skates with the puck against Tampa Bay Lightning left wing Alex Killorn (17) and center Brayden Point (21) during the third period of Game 4 of the NHL hockey Eastern Con...(AP Photo/Nick Wass). Washington Capitals left wing Alex Ovechkin (8), of Russia, skates with the puck against Tampa Bay Lightning left wing Alex Killorn (17) and center Brayden Point (21) during the third period of Game 4 of the NHL hockey Eastern Con...
    Lightning special teams key to rebounding in Eastern Conference final against Capitals.
    Lightning special teams key to rebounding in Eastern Conference final against Capitals.
  • Poll: Half of Americans approve of legal sports betting

    Poll: Half of Americans approve of legal sports betting

    Friday, May 18 2018 5:11 AM EDT2018-05-18 09:11:40 GMT
    Saturday, May 19 2018 12:18 PM EDT2018-05-19 16:18:28 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Locher, File). FILE - In this Monday, May 14, 2018 file photo, betting odds are displayed on a board in the sports book at the South Point hotel and casino in Las Vegas. A new poll finds that half of Americans approve of legal sports bet...(AP Photo/John Locher, File). FILE - In this Monday, May 14, 2018 file photo, betting odds are displayed on a board in the sports book at the South Point hotel and casino in Las Vegas. A new poll finds that half of Americans approve of legal sports bet...
    A new poll finds half of Americans approve of legal sports betting.
    A new poll finds half of Americans approve of legal sports betting.
  • AP source: Cowboys' Gregory seeks return after yearlong ban

    AP source: Cowboys' Gregory seeks return after yearlong ban

    Friday, May 18 2018 12:12 PM EDT2018-05-18 16:12:09 GMT
    Saturday, May 19 2018 12:18 PM EDT2018-05-19 16:18:09 GMT
    (AP Photo/Brandon Wade, File). FILE - In this Dec. 26, 2016, file photo, Dallas Cowboys' Randy Gregory stands on the sideline late in the second half of an NFL football game against the Detroit Lions in Arlington, Texas. A person with direct knowledge ...(AP Photo/Brandon Wade, File). FILE - In this Dec. 26, 2016, file photo, Dallas Cowboys' Randy Gregory stands on the sideline late in the second half of an NFL football game against the Detroit Lions in Arlington, Texas. A person with direct knowledge ...
    A person with direct knowledge of the application says Dallas Cowboys defensive end Randy Gregory is set to seek reinstatement after missing the 2017 season over multiple violations of the NFL's substance-abuse...
    A person with direct knowledge of the application says Dallas Cowboys defensive end Randy Gregory is set to seek reinstatement after missing the 2017 season over multiple violations of the NFL's substance-abuse policy.
  • Return of Bump Day could give Indy 500 qualifying real boost

    Return of Bump Day could give Indy 500 qualifying real boost

    Friday, May 18 2018 7:46 PM EDT2018-05-18 23:46:02 GMT
    Saturday, May 19 2018 11:58 AM EDT2018-05-19 15:58:17 GMT
    (AP Photo/Michael Conroy). CORRECTS TO JAMES DAVISON NOT JAMES DAVIDSON - James Davison, of Australia, speeds down the main straight during a practice session for the IndyCar Indianapolis 500 auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, in Indianapolis Fr...(AP Photo/Michael Conroy). CORRECTS TO JAMES DAVISON NOT JAMES DAVIDSON - James Davison, of Australia, speeds down the main straight during a practice session for the IndyCar Indianapolis 500 auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, in Indianapolis Fr...
    Roger Penske still bemoans the memories from the 1995 Indianapolis 500.
    Roger Penske still bemoans the memories from the 1995 Indianapolis 500.
  • NASCAR adds quirky plate package to $1 million All-Star race

    NASCAR adds quirky plate package to $1 million All-Star race

    Friday, May 18 2018 6:13 PM EDT2018-05-18 22:13:47 GMT
    Saturday, May 19 2018 11:59 AM EDT2018-05-19 15:59:29 GMT
    (AP Photo/Terry Renna). Crew members for Joey Logano push his race car during a rain delay, interrupting practice for Saturday's NASCAR Cup Series All Star auto race at Charlotte Motor Speedway, Friday, May 18, 2018 in Concord, N.C.(AP Photo/Terry Renna). Crew members for Joey Logano push his race car during a rain delay, interrupting practice for Saturday's NASCAR Cup Series All Star auto race at Charlotte Motor Speedway, Friday, May 18, 2018 in Concord, N.C.
    NASCAR has attempted to spice up its $1 million All-Star race at Charlotte Motor Speedway with a quirky new rules package.
    NASCAR has attempted to spice up its $1 million All-Star race at Charlotte Motor Speedway with a quirky new rules package.
  • Rays' creativity will lead to first career start for Romo

    Rays' creativity will lead to first career start for Romo

    Saturday, May 19 2018 1:13 AM EDT2018-05-19 05:13:27 GMT
    Saturday, May 19 2018 11:05 AM EDT2018-05-19 15:05:31 GMT
    (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel). Tampa Bay Rays starting pitcher Ryan Yarbrough throws during the first inning of a baseball game against the Kansas City Royals Monday, May 14, 2018, in Kansas City, Mo.(AP Photo/Charlie Riedel). Tampa Bay Rays starting pitcher Ryan Yarbrough throws during the first inning of a baseball game against the Kansas City Royals Monday, May 14, 2018, in Kansas City, Mo.
    Rays reliever Sergio Romo will make his first career start Saturday against the Angels after appearing in 588 games over the course of 11 seasons, but manager Kevin Cash plans to turn to rookie left-hander Ryan...
    Rays reliever Sergio Romo will make his first career start Saturday against the Angels after appearing in 588 games over the course of 11 seasons, but manager Kevin Cash plans to turn to rookie left-hander Ryan Yarbrough early in the game.
  • LEADING OFF: Nationals try again to play, Gregorius slumps

    LEADING OFF: Nationals try again to play, Gregorius slumps

    Friday, May 18 2018 11:13 PM EDT2018-05-19 03:13:09 GMT
    Saturday, May 19 2018 8:58 AM EDT2018-05-19 12:58:18 GMT
    (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). A tarp covers the infield at Nationals Park in Washington after it was announced that the baseball game between the Los Angeles Dodgers and the Washington Nationals had been postponed due to inclement weather, Frida...(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). A tarp covers the infield at Nationals Park in Washington after it was announced that the baseball game between the Los Angeles Dodgers and the Washington Nationals had been postponed due to inclement weather, Frida...
    LEADING OFF: Nationals try again to play a full game, Gregorius slumps, Meadows makes nice debut.
    LEADING OFF: Nationals try again to play a full game, Gregorius slumps, Meadows makes nice debut.
  • Orioles snap 13-game road skid with 7-4 win at Boston

    Orioles snap 13-game road skid with 7-4 win at Boston

    Friday, May 18 2018 11:00 PM EDT2018-05-19 03:00:51 GMT
    Saturday, May 19 2018 7:46 AM EDT2018-05-19 11:46:39 GMT
    (AP Photo/Winslow Townson). Baltimore Orioles' Jonathan Schoop (6) is greeted by teammate Manny Machado after Schoop's home run against the Boston Red Sox during the seventh inning of a baseball game at Fenway Park in Boston on Friday, May 18, 2018.(AP Photo/Winslow Townson). Baltimore Orioles' Jonathan Schoop (6) is greeted by teammate Manny Machado after Schoop's home run against the Boston Red Sox during the seventh inning of a baseball game at Fenway Park in Boston on Friday, May 18, 2018.
    Jonathan Schoop homered and Alex Cobb got his first win of the season as Baltimore beat Boston 7-4 Friday night, ending the Orioles' 13-game road losing streak.
    Jonathan Schoop homered and Alex Cobb got his first win of the season as Baltimore beat Boston 7-4 Friday night, ending the Orioles' 13-game road losing streak.
  • Preakness looks like Justify's race to lose after Derby win

    Preakness looks like Justify's race to lose after Derby win

    Friday, May 18 2018 3:03 PM EDT2018-05-18 19:03:21 GMT
    Saturday, May 19 2018 3:56 AM EDT2018-05-19 07:56:37 GMT
    (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky). Kentucky Derby winner Justify, with exercise rider Humberto Gomez aboard, gallops around the track, Thursday, May 17, 2018, at Pimlico Race Course in Baltimore. The Preakness Stakes horse race is scheduled to take place Sat...(AP Photo/Patrick Semansky). Kentucky Derby winner Justify, with exercise rider Humberto Gomez aboard, gallops around the track, Thursday, May 17, 2018, at Pimlico Race Course in Baltimore. The Preakness Stakes horse race is scheduled to take place Sat...
    Preakness looks like Justify's race to lose as long as he runs to his usual form.
    Preakness looks like Justify's race to lose as long as he runs to his usual form.
  • Leishman sets 36-hole Nelson record, keeps Spieth 8 behind

    Leishman sets 36-hole Nelson record, keeps Spieth 8 behind

    Friday, May 18 2018 6:43 PM EDT2018-05-18 22:43:00 GMT
    Saturday, May 19 2018 1:04 AM EDT2018-05-19 05:04:01 GMT
    (Jae S. Lee/The Dallas Morning News via AP). Marc Leishman watches his tee shot on the first hole during the second round of the AT&T Byron Nelson golf tournament at Trinity Forest Golf Club in Dallas, Friday, May 18, 2018.(Jae S. Lee/The Dallas Morning News via AP). Marc Leishman watches his tee shot on the first hole during the second round of the AT&T Byron Nelson golf tournament at Trinity Forest Golf Club in Dallas, Friday, May 18, 2018.
    Marc Leishman follows best PGA Tour round with 5-under 66, sets 36-hole tournament record previously shared by Tiger Woods.
    Marc Leishman follows best PGA Tour round with 5-under 66, sets 36-hole tournament record previously shared by Tiger Woods.
  • Houston teams; athletes offer support after school shooting

    Houston teams; athletes offer support after school shooting

    Friday, May 18 2018 6:14 PM EDT2018-05-18 22:14:03 GMT
    Friday, May 18 2018 11:05 PM EDT2018-05-19 03:05:32 GMT
    (AP Photo/Eric Christian Smith). Houston Rockets guard Chris Paul, left, reaches for the ball held by Golden State Warriors forward Kevin Durant during the first half of Game 2 of the NBA basketball playoffs Western Conference finals Wednesday, May 16,...(AP Photo/Eric Christian Smith). Houston Rockets guard Chris Paul, left, reaches for the ball held by Golden State Warriors forward Kevin Durant during the first half of Game 2 of the NBA basketball playoffs Western Conference finals Wednesday, May 16,...
    Rockets star Chris Paul is among many in the Houston sports world offering condolences to the families affected by a school shooting in the Houston-area on Friday that left 10 people dead.
    Rockets star Chris Paul is among many in the Houston sports world offering condolences to the families affected by a school shooting in the Houston-area on Friday that left 10 people dead.
  • In Gee Chun leads LPGA Tour's rainy Kingsmill Championship

    In Gee Chun leads LPGA Tour's rainy Kingsmill Championship

    Friday, May 18 2018 8:43 PM EDT2018-05-19 00:43:56 GMT
    Friday, May 18 2018 11:05 PM EDT2018-05-19 03:05:27 GMT
    (John Sudbrink/The Daily Press via AP). Austin Ernst hits to the ninth green during the second round of the LPGA Tour's Kingsmill Championship golf tournament in Williamsburg, Va., Friday, May 18, 2018.(John Sudbrink/The Daily Press via AP). Austin Ernst hits to the ninth green during the second round of the LPGA Tour's Kingsmill Championship golf tournament in Williamsburg, Va., Friday, May 18, 2018.
    In Gee Chun shot a 5-under 66 on Friday to take the lead in the suspended second round of the LPGA Tour's Kingsmill Championship.
    In Gee Chun shot a 5-under 66 on Friday to take the lead in the suspended second round of the LPGA Tour's Kingsmill Championship.
  • Bernal wins Stage 6 to take Tour of California lead

    Bernal wins Stage 6 to take Tour of California lead

    Friday, May 18 2018 8:06 PM EDT2018-05-19 00:06:36 GMT
    Friday, May 18 2018 9:31 PM EDT2018-05-19 01:31:01 GMT
    (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli). The peloton races through Placerville, Calif., during the sixth stage of the Tour of California cycling race Friday, May 18, 2018.(AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli). The peloton races through Placerville, Calif., during the sixth stage of the Tour of California cycling race Friday, May 18, 2018.
    Egan Bernal won the sixth stage of the Tour of California with a strong ride in the mountains around Lake Tahoe.
    Egan Bernal won the sixth stage of the Tour of California with a strong ride in the mountains around Lake Tahoe.
  • Andretti tops speed chart again in Indianapolis 500 practice

    Andretti tops speed chart again in Indianapolis 500 practice

    Friday, May 18 2018 3:34 PM EDT2018-05-18 19:34:02 GMT
    Friday, May 18 2018 9:30 PM EDT2018-05-19 01:30:57 GMT
    IndyCar driver James Davison walks away from crash during Indianapolis 500 practice.
    IndyCar driver James Davison walks away from crash during Indianapolis 500 practice.
  • Nadal and Djokovic to renew rivalry in Italian Open semis

    Nadal and Djokovic to renew rivalry in Italian Open semis

    Friday, May 18 2018 8:53 AM EDT2018-05-18 12:53:57 GMT
    Friday, May 18 2018 9:12 PM EDT2018-05-19 01:12:15 GMT
    (Ettore Ferrari/ANSA via AP). Spain's Rafael Nadal returns the ball to Italy's Fabio Fognini during a quarter final match at the Italian Open tennis tournament in Rome, Friday, May 18, 2018.(Ettore Ferrari/ANSA via AP). Spain's Rafael Nadal returns the ball to Italy's Fabio Fognini during a quarter final match at the Italian Open tennis tournament in Rome, Friday, May 18, 2018.
    Seven-time champion Rafael Nadal has overcome a poor first set and a partisan crowd to beat Fabio Fognini 4-6, 6-1, 6-2 and reach the Italian Open semifinals.
    Seven-time champion Rafael Nadal has overcome a poor first set and a partisan crowd to beat Fabio Fognini 4-6, 6-1, 6-2 and reach the Italian Open semifinals.
  • Red Ruby pulls away to easy victory in Black-Eyed Susan

    Red Ruby pulls away to easy victory in Black-Eyed Susan

    Friday, May 18 2018 5:23 PM EDT2018-05-18 21:23:50 GMT
    Friday, May 18 2018 8:20 PM EDT2018-05-19 00:20:28 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mike Stewart). Red Ruby with Paco Lopez aboard wins the Black-Eyed Susan horse race at Pimlico race track, Friday, May 18, 2018, in Baltimore. The 143rd running of the Preakness Stakes race runs Saturday.(AP Photo/Mike Stewart). Red Ruby with Paco Lopez aboard wins the Black-Eyed Susan horse race at Pimlico race track, Friday, May 18, 2018, in Baltimore. The 143rd running of the Preakness Stakes race runs Saturday.
    Red Ruby pulls away from Coach Rocks on sloppy track and cruises to victory by 4 3/4 lengths in the Black-Eyed Susan Stakes.
    Red Ruby pulls away from Coach Rocks on sloppy track and cruises to victory by 4 3/4 lengths in the Black-Eyed Susan Stakes.
  • Sauers, Jimenez tied after 2nd round of Champions Tour major

    Sauers, Jimenez tied after 2nd round of Champions Tour major

    Friday, May 18 2018 5:23 PM EDT2018-05-18 21:23:55 GMT
    Friday, May 18 2018 8:07 PM EDT2018-05-19 00:07:31 GMT
    Sauers, Jimenez share lead halfway through Regions Tradition; Langer 9 back at seniors major.
    Sauers, Jimenez share lead halfway through Regions Tradition; Langer 9 back at seniors major.
  • Louisville settles for $4.5 M with ex-AD Jurich over firing

    Louisville settles for $4.5 M with ex-AD Jurich over firing

    Friday, May 18 2018 11:55 AM EDT2018-05-18 15:55:04 GMT
    Friday, May 18 2018 6:56 PM EDT2018-05-18 22:56:07 GMT
    Louisville settles for $4.5 million with former athletic director Tom Jurich over firing amid federal corruption scandal.
    Louisville settles for $4.5 million with former athletic director Tom Jurich over firing amid federal corruption scandal.
  • USA Gymnastics VP Faehn out amid fallout from Nassar scandal

    USA Gymnastics VP Faehn out amid fallout from Nassar scandal

    Friday, May 18 2018 12:20 PM EDT2018-05-18 16:20:24 GMT
    Friday, May 18 2018 6:24 PM EDT2018-05-18 22:24:25 GMT
    USA Gymnastics has parted ways with senior vice president Rhonda Faehn, who has come under fire recently from former victims of a former national team doctor now serving decades in prison for abusing athletes.
    USA Gymnastics has parted ways with senior vice president Rhonda Faehn, who has come under fire recently from former victims of a former national team doctor now serving decades in prison for abusing athletes.
  • Duke's Allen understands he has to address concerns head-on

    Duke's Allen understands he has to address concerns head-on

    Friday, May 18 2018 2:50 AM EDT2018-05-18 06:50:02 GMT
    Friday, May 18 2018 5:24 PM EDT2018-05-18 21:24:28 GMT
    (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast). Grayson Allen, from Duke, listens to a question as he speaks with reporters at the NBA draft basketball combine Thursday, May 17, 2018, in Chicago.(AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast). Grayson Allen, from Duke, listens to a question as he speaks with reporters at the NBA draft basketball combine Thursday, May 17, 2018, in Chicago.
    Grayson Allen understands the concerns NBA teams might have about him after four polarizing seasons at Duke in which he attracted about as much attention for play that went over the line as he did for his...
    Grayson Allen understands the concerns NBA teams might have about him after four polarizing seasons at Duke in which he attracted about as much attention for play that went over the line as he did for his accomplishments on the court.
  • WNBA set to begin 22nd season after busy offseason

    WNBA set to begin 22nd season after busy offseason

    Friday, May 18 2018 3:00 AM EDT2018-05-18 07:00:13 GMT
    Friday, May 18 2018 5:24 PM EDT2018-05-18 21:24:10 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jim Mone, File). FILE - In this Oct. 4, 2017, file photo, Minnesota Lynx's Maya Moore, left, drives around Los Angeles Sparks' Odyssey Sims during the first half of Game 5 of the WNBA Finals in Minneapolis. The two teams have developed quite ...(AP Photo/Jim Mone, File). FILE - In this Oct. 4, 2017, file photo, Minnesota Lynx's Maya Moore, left, drives around Los Angeles Sparks' Odyssey Sims during the first half of Game 5 of the WNBA Finals in Minneapolis. The two teams have developed quite ...
    It's been a busy offseason in the WNBA since the Minnesota Lynx won the championship last year, beating Los Angeles in another thrilling final.
    It's been a busy offseason in the WNBA since the Minnesota Lynx won the championship last year, beating Los Angeles in another thrilling final.
  • Viviani wins 13th stage for 3rd win, Yates keeps Giro lead

    Viviani wins 13th stage for 3rd win, Yates keeps Giro lead

    Friday, May 18 2018 11:45 AM EDT2018-05-18 15:45:01 GMT
    Friday, May 18 2018 4:53 PM EDT2018-05-18 20:53:53 GMT
    Elia Viviani has made it a hat trick of wins in the Giro d'Italia on the 13th stage while Simon Yates remains in the overall lead as the race prepares to head into the mountains.
    Elia Viviani has made it a hat trick of wins in the Giro d'Italia on the 13th stage while Simon Yates remains in the overall lead as the race prepares to head into the mountains.
  • Several World Cup arenas risk becoming white elephants

    Several World Cup arenas risk becoming white elephants

    Friday, May 18 2018 12:20 PM EDT2018-05-18 16:20:15 GMT
    Friday, May 18 2018 3:34 PM EDT2018-05-18 19:34:12 GMT
    (AP Photo/Julia Chestnova). In this photo taken on Thursday, May 17, 2018, the new World Cup stadium Mordovia Arena in Saransk, Russia. Several of Russia’s 12 World Cup stadiums look set to be largely empty after the tournament. It’s a problem for Russ...(AP Photo/Julia Chestnova). In this photo taken on Thursday, May 17, 2018, the new World Cup stadium Mordovia Arena in Saransk, Russia. Several of Russia’s 12 World Cup stadiums look set to be largely empty after the tournament. It’s a problem for Russ...
    Several of Russia's 12 World Cup stadiums look set to be largely empty after the tournament.
    Several of Russia's 12 World Cup stadiums look set to be largely empty after the tournament.
  • US Open set to open second roofed stadium with new Armstrong

    US Open set to open second roofed stadium with new Armstrong

    Friday, May 18 2018 3:00 AM EDT2018-05-18 07:00:03 GMT
    Friday, May 18 2018 2:04 PM EDT2018-05-18 18:04:59 GMT
    (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II). Construction crews work on the Louis Armstrong Stadium at the Billie Jean King National Tennis Center Thursday, May 17, 2018, in New York.(AP Photo/Frank Franklin II). Construction crews work on the Louis Armstrong Stadium at the Billie Jean King National Tennis Center Thursday, May 17, 2018, in New York.
    The new Louis Armstrong Stadium gives U.S. Open officials a No. 2 court they feel is second to none.
    The new Louis Armstrong Stadium gives U.S. Open officials a No. 2 court they feel is second to none.
  • Relegated Swansea and Stoke release coaches in record purge

    Relegated Swansea and Stoke release coaches in record purge

    Friday, May 18 2018 8:50 AM EDT2018-05-18 12:50:08 GMT
    Friday, May 18 2018 12:54 PM EDT2018-05-18 16:54:06 GMT
    Manager Carlos Carvalhal has left Swansea after the English Premier League club decided not to renew his contract.
    Manager Carlos Carvalhal has left Swansea after the English Premier League club decided not to renew his contract.
  • Vasilevskiy, Lightning top Caps 4-2 to even East final 2-all

    Vasilevskiy, Lightning top Caps 4-2 to even East final 2-all

    Thursday, May 17 2018 11:10 PM EDT2018-05-18 03:10:12 GMT
    Friday, May 18 2018 12:04 PM EDT2018-05-18 16:04:24 GMT
    (AP Photo/Nick Wass). Tampa Bay Lightning center Brayden Point (21) celebrates his goal with center Tyler Johnson (9) next to Washington Capitals goaltender Braden Holtby (70) during the first period of Game 4 of the NHL hockey Eastern Conference final...(AP Photo/Nick Wass). Tampa Bay Lightning center Brayden Point (21) celebrates his goal with center Tyler Johnson (9) next to Washington Capitals goaltender Braden Holtby (70) during the first period of Game 4 of the NHL hockey Eastern Conference final...
    Alex Killorn scored the tiebreaker with about 8 minutes left, Andrei Vasilevskiy made 36 saves, and the Tampa Bay Lightning weathered the equivalent of more than a period without a shot on goal to edge the...
    Alex Killorn scored the tiebreaker with about 8 minutes left, Andrei Vasilevskiy made 36 saves, and the Tampa Bay Lightning weathered the equivalent of more than a period without a shot on goal to edge the Washington Capitals 4-2.
  • Price is right for Red Sox in 6-2 victory over Orioles

    Price is right for Red Sox in 6-2 victory over Orioles

    Thursday, May 17 2018 11:50 PM EDT2018-05-18 03:50:08 GMT
    Friday, May 18 2018 12:04 PM EDT2018-05-18 16:04:12 GMT
    (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer). Boston Red Sox's David Price celebrates after Baltimore Orioles' Jonathan Schoop flied out for the final out of a baseball game in Boston, Thursday, May 17, 2018. The Red Sox won 6-2.(AP Photo/Michael Dwyer). Boston Red Sox's David Price celebrates after Baltimore Orioles' Jonathan Schoop flied out for the final out of a baseball game in Boston, Thursday, May 17, 2018. The Red Sox won 6-2.
    David Price took a shutout into the ninth inning and held Baltimore to five hits in his first complete game this season, leading the Boston Red Sox past the Orioles 6-2.
    David Price took a shutout into the ninth inning and held Baltimore to five hits in his first complete game this season, leading the Boston Red Sox past the Orioles 6-2.
  • Gonzalez hits 2-run single in 12th, Rockies beat Giants 5-3

    Gonzalez hits 2-run single in 12th, Rockies beat Giants 5-3

    Friday, May 18 2018 2:32 AM EDT2018-05-18 06:32:37 GMT
    Friday, May 18 2018 11:55 AM EDT2018-05-18 15:55:27 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ben Margot). Colorado Rockies' Carlos Gonzalez swings for a two run single against the San Francisco Giants in the 12th inning of a baseball game Thursday, May 17, 2018, in San Francisco.(AP Photo/Ben Margot). Colorado Rockies' Carlos Gonzalez swings for a two run single against the San Francisco Giants in the 12th inning of a baseball game Thursday, May 17, 2018, in San Francisco.
    Carlos Gonzalez blooped a tiebreaking, two-run single with two outs in the 12th inning, lifting the Colorado Rockies past the San Francisco Giants 5-3 in the clubs' first meeting of the year.
    Carlos Gonzalez blooped a tiebreaking, two-run single with two outs in the 12th inning, lifting the Colorado Rockies past the San Francisco Giants 5-3 in the clubs' first meeting of the year.
  • Turner, Maeda help Dodgers beat Miami 7-0 to end 6-game skid

    Turner, Maeda help Dodgers beat Miami 7-0 to end 6-game skid

    Thursday, May 17 2018 3:44 PM EDT2018-05-17 19:44:50 GMT
    Friday, May 18 2018 11:26 AM EDT2018-05-18 15:26:01 GMT
    (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee). Los Angeles Dodgers' Justin Turner hits a double scoring Yasiel Puig, Austin Barnes and Chris Taylor during the third inning of a baseball game against the Miami Marlins, Thursday, May 17, 2018, in Miami.(AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee). Los Angeles Dodgers' Justin Turner hits a double scoring Yasiel Puig, Austin Barnes and Chris Taylor during the third inning of a baseball game against the Miami Marlins, Thursday, May 17, 2018, in Miami.
    Justin Turner tied a career high with five RBIs and Kenta Maeda pitched eight sharp innings to help the Los Angeles Dodgers snap a six-game losing streak by beating the Miami Marlins 7-0.
    Justin Turner tied a career high with five RBIs and Kenta Maeda pitched eight sharp innings to help the Los Angeles Dodgers snap a six-game losing streak by beating the Miami Marlins 7-0.
  • Leishman shoots 61 in debut of new course at Byron Nelson

    Leishman shoots 61 in debut of new course at Byron Nelson

    Thursday, May 17 2018 8:00 PM EDT2018-05-18 00:00:06 GMT
    Friday, May 18 2018 9:04 AM EDT2018-05-18 13:04:07 GMT
    (Louis DeLuca/The Dallas Morning News via AP). Keith Mitchell hits from the first tee off during the first round of the AT&T Byron Nelson golf tournament Thursday, May 17, 2018, at Trinity Forest in Dallas.(Louis DeLuca/The Dallas Morning News via AP). Keith Mitchell hits from the first tee off during the first round of the AT&T Byron Nelson golf tournament Thursday, May 17, 2018, at Trinity Forest in Dallas.
    Marc Leishman shot a 10-under 61 on the new links-style Trinity Forest course to take the first-round lead in the AT&T Byron Nelson.
    Marc Leishman shot a 10-under 61 on the new links-style Trinity Forest course to take the first-round lead in the AT&T Byron Nelson.
  • LEADING OFF: Yanks continue odd trip, Swanson could return

    LEADING OFF: Yanks continue odd trip, Swanson could return

    Friday, May 18 2018 12:20 AM EDT2018-05-18 04:20:18 GMT
    Friday, May 18 2018 8:42 AM EDT2018-05-18 12:42:51 GMT
    (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). New York Yankees starting pitcher Masahiro Tanaka, center, and his translator, Shingo Horie, left, walk off the field at Nationals Park after it was announced that both of today's interleague baseball games against ...(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). New York Yankees starting pitcher Masahiro Tanaka, center, and his translator, Shingo Horie, left, walk off the field at Nationals Park after it was announced that both of today's interleague baseball games against ...
    LEADING OFF: Yankees continue odd road trip, Swanson could return to Braves, Scherzer faces Dodgers, Tazawa available.
    LEADING OFF: Yankees continue odd road trip, Swanson could return to Braves, Scherzer faces Dodgers, Tazawa available.
  • Half the horses in Preakness field get 1st shot at Justify

    Half the horses in Preakness field get 1st shot at Justify

    Thursday, May 17 2018 2:35 PM EDT2018-05-17 18:35:17 GMT
    Friday, May 18 2018 3:03 AM EDT2018-05-18 07:03:56 GMT
    (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel, File). FILE - In this May 1, 2018, file photo, Kentucky Derby hopeful Bravazo runs during a morning workout at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Ky. Hall of Fame trainer D. Wayne Lukas brings back Bravazo, who finished sixth in t...(AP Photo/Charlie Riedel, File). FILE - In this May 1, 2018, file photo, Kentucky Derby hopeful Bravazo runs during a morning workout at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Ky. Hall of Fame trainer D. Wayne Lukas brings back Bravazo, who finished sixth in t...
    Half of the 8-horse Preakness field get first shot at unbeaten Derby winner Justify, seek to make mark at Pimlico Race Course.
    Half of the 8-horse Preakness field get first shot at unbeaten Derby winner Justify, seek to make mark at Pimlico Race Course.
  • Celtics hope to put road woes aside vs. Cavs in Cleveland

    Celtics hope to put road woes aside vs. Cavs in Cleveland

    Thursday, May 17 2018 7:04 PM EDT2018-05-17 23:04:17 GMT
    Friday, May 18 2018 3:03 AM EDT2018-05-18 07:03:51 GMT
    (AP Photo/Morry Gash, File). FILE - In this April 20, 2018, file photo, Boston Celtics head coach Brad Stevens reacts during the first half of Game 3 of an NBA basketball first-round playoff series against the Milwaukee Bucks in Milwaukee. The Celtics ...(AP Photo/Morry Gash, File). FILE - In this April 20, 2018, file photo, Boston Celtics head coach Brad Stevens reacts during the first half of Game 3 of an NBA basketball first-round playoff series against the Milwaukee Bucks in Milwaukee. The Celtics ...
    Up 2-0 on Cavaliers, Celtics hoping to put aside their playoff road issues now that series is shifting to Cleveland.
    Up 2-0 on Cavaliers, Celtics hoping to put aside their playoff road issues now that series is shifting to Cleveland.
  • It happens every spring: LeBron forced to carry Cavaliers

    It happens every spring: LeBron forced to carry Cavaliers

    Thursday, May 17 2018 5:03 PM EDT2018-05-17 21:03:19 GMT
    Friday, May 18 2018 3:03 AM EDT2018-05-18 07:03:50 GMT
    (AP Photo/Charles Krupa). Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James sits on the scorer's table during a timeout in the first half in Game 2 of the team's NBA basketball Eastern Conference finals against the Boston Celtics, Tuesday, May 15, 2018, in Bost...(AP Photo/Charles Krupa). Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James sits on the scorer's table during a timeout in the first half in Game 2 of the team's NBA basketball Eastern Conference finals against the Boston Celtics, Tuesday, May 15, 2018, in Bost...
    LeBron carrying Cavaliers so far against Celtics, and can use some relief in a hurry.
    LeBron carrying Cavaliers so far against Celtics, and can use some relief in a hurry.
  • Castillo helps White Sox rally past Rangers 4-2

    Castillo helps White Sox rally past Rangers 4-2

    Thursday, May 17 2018 11:29 PM EDT2018-05-18 03:29:54 GMT
    Friday, May 18 2018 2:52 AM EDT2018-05-18 06:52:01 GMT
    (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh). Chicago White Sox's Welington Castillo hits two-run single against the Texas Rangers during the eighth inning of a baseball game Thursday, May 17, 2018, in Chicago.(AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh). Chicago White Sox's Welington Castillo hits two-run single against the Texas Rangers during the eighth inning of a baseball game Thursday, May 17, 2018, in Chicago.
    Welington Castillo gets key 2-run single as Chicago White Sox rally past Texas Rangers 4-2.
    Welington Castillo gets key 2-run single as Chicago White Sox rally past Texas Rangers 4-2.
  • Rough road: Yanks spend night at airport after plane delayed

    Rough road: Yanks spend night at airport after plane delayed

    Thursday, May 17 2018 10:42 PM EDT2018-05-18 02:42:29 GMT
    Friday, May 18 2018 2:45 AM EDT2018-05-18 06:45:22 GMT
    (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). New York Yankees starting pitcher Masahiro Tanaka, center, and his translator, Shingo Horie, left, walk off the field at Nationals Park after it was announced that both of today's interleague baseball games against ...(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). New York Yankees starting pitcher Masahiro Tanaka, center, and his translator, Shingo Horie, left, walk off the field at Nationals Park after it was announced that both of today's interleague baseball games against ...
    The New York Yankees spent Wednesday night at Dulles International Airport in suburban Virginia, stuck after their matchup against the Washington Nationals was rained out.
    The New York Yankees spent Wednesday night at Dulles International Airport in suburban Virginia, stuck after their matchup against the Washington Nationals was rained out.
  • Gambling, tech firms scramble for foothold in sports betting

    Gambling, tech firms scramble for foothold in sports betting

    Thursday, May 17 2018 2:59 PM EDT2018-05-17 18:59:58 GMT
    Friday, May 18 2018 12:43 AM EDT2018-05-18 04:43:31 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Locher). In this Monday, May 14, 2018 photo, betting odds are displayed on a board in the sports book at the South Point hotel and casino in Las Vegas. Now that the U.S. Supreme Court has cleared the way for states to legalize sports bet...(AP Photo/John Locher). In this Monday, May 14, 2018 photo, betting odds are displayed on a board in the sports book at the South Point hotel and casino in Las Vegas. Now that the U.S. Supreme Court has cleared the way for states to legalize sports bet...
    Gambling and technology firms are scrambling to position themselves for a piece of the emerging sports betting market in the U.S. now that the Supreme Court has cleared the way for states to legalize it.
    Gambling and technology firms are scrambling to position themselves for a piece of the emerging sports betting market in the U.S. now that the Supreme Court has cleared the way for states to legalize it.
  • NCAA opens door to championships in states with sports bets

    NCAA opens door to championships in states with sports bets

    Thursday, May 17 2018 11:09 AM EDT2018-05-17 15:09:52 GMT
    Thursday, May 17 2018 11:33 PM EDT2018-05-18 03:33:07 GMT
    The NCAA is opening a door for states with legalized sports gambling to host NCAA championship events.
    The NCAA is opening a door for states with legalized sports gambling to host NCAA championship events.
  • BaseballMore>>

  • Lawmaker wants states to reject sports bet 'integrity fee'

    Lawmaker wants states to reject sports bet 'integrity fee'

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 1:53 PM EDT2018-05-23 17:53:42 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 8:24 PM EDT2018-05-24 00:24:21 GMT
    A top New Jersey lawmaker is urging all 50 states to reject so-called "integrity fee" payments to professional sports leagues in any sports betting legislation they enact.
    A top New Jersey lawmaker is urging all 50 states to reject so-called "integrity fee" payments to professional sports leagues in any sports betting legislation they enact.
  • Lenny Dykstra accused of putting gun to Uber driver's head

    Lenny Dykstra accused of putting gun to Uber driver's head

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 5:13 PM EDT2018-05-23 21:13:51 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 8:23 PM EDT2018-05-24 00:23:58 GMT
    (N.J.) Police Department via AP). This image provided by the Linden (N.J.) Police Department shows Lenny Dykstra. Police say former Major League Baseball star Lenny Dykstra put a gun to his New Jersey Uber driver’s head when the driver declined to chan...(N.J.) Police Department via AP). This image provided by the Linden (N.J.) Police Department shows Lenny Dykstra. Police say former Major League Baseball star Lenny Dykstra put a gun to his New Jersey Uber driver’s head when the driver declined to chan...
    Police say former Major League Baseball star Lenny Dykstra put a gun to his New Jersey Uber driver's head when the driver declined to change the trip's destination.
    Police say former Major League Baseball star Lenny Dykstra put a gun to his New Jersey Uber driver's head when the driver declined to change the trip's destination.
  • A's slugger Khris Davis on disabled list with hurt groin

    A's slugger Khris Davis on disabled list with hurt groin

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 6:01 PM EDT2018-05-23 22:01:43 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 6:55 PM EDT2018-05-23 22:55:21 GMT
    (Fred Thornhill/The Canadian Press via AP). Oakland Athletics' Khris Davis slides safely into third as Toronto Blue Jays third baseman Josh Donaldson tries to make a play in the eighth inning of a baseball game in Toronto, Saturday, May 19, 2018.(Fred Thornhill/The Canadian Press via AP). Oakland Athletics' Khris Davis slides safely into third as Toronto Blue Jays third baseman Josh Donaldson tries to make a play in the eighth inning of a baseball game in Toronto, Saturday, May 19, 2018.
    Athletics slugger Khris Davis has landed on the disabled list with a strained right groin. He underwent an MRI exam Tuesday that revealed a Grade 1 strain, and manager Bob Melvin said after Tuesday night's loss to...
    Athletics slugger Khris Davis has landed on the disabled list with a strained right groin. He underwent an MRI exam Tuesday that revealed a Grade 1 strain, and manager Bob Melvin said after Tuesday night's loss to Seattle that the DL was a possibility.
  • FootballMore>>

  • Critics: NFL decision chooses mainstream appeal over players

    Critics: NFL decision chooses mainstream appeal over players

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 8:01 PM EDT2018-05-24 00:01:55 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 8:24 PM EDT2018-05-24 00:24:20 GMT
    (AP Photo/Chris Carlson, File). FILE - In this Thursday, Sept. 1, 2016, file photo, San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick, middle, kneels during the national anthem before the team's NFL preseason football game against the San Diego Chargers...(AP Photo/Chris Carlson, File). FILE - In this Thursday, Sept. 1, 2016, file photo, San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick, middle, kneels during the national anthem before the team's NFL preseason football game against the San Diego Chargers...
    Critics say the NFL's decision to force players to stand during the national anthem if on the field say the policy prioritizes the league's mainstream appeal over athletes.
    Critics say the NFL's decision to force players to stand during the national anthem if on the field say the policy prioritizes the league's mainstream appeal over athletes.
  • The Latest: Bethea: New NFL policy 'not really a compromise'

    The Latest: Bethea: New NFL policy 'not really a compromise'

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 5:22 PM EDT2018-05-23 21:22:15 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 8:24 PM EDT2018-05-24 00:24:12 GMT
    (AP Photo/Tony Dejak). Cleveland Browns quarterback Tyrod Taylor throws during a practice at the NFL football team's training camp facility, Wednesday, May 23, 2018, in Berea, Ohio.(AP Photo/Tony Dejak). Cleveland Browns quarterback Tyrod Taylor throws during a practice at the NFL football team's training camp facility, Wednesday, May 23, 2018, in Berea, Ohio.
    Browns QB Tyrod Taylor surprised nobody consulted players before instituting new anthem policy.
    Browns QB Tyrod Taylor surprised nobody consulted players before instituting new anthem policy.
  • NFL awards Super Bowl to Arizona (2023), New Orleans (2024)

    NFL awards Super Bowl to Arizona (2023), New Orleans (2024)

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 10:13 AM EDT2018-05-23 14:13:13 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 8:24 PM EDT2018-05-24 00:24:07 GMT
    The NFL has awarded future Super Bowls to Arizona (2023) and New Orleans (2024).
    The NFL has awarded future Super Bowls to Arizona (2023) and New Orleans (2024).
  • BasketballMore>>

  • The Latest: Milwaukee NAACP head: No reason to use stun gun

    The Latest: Milwaukee NAACP head: No reason to use stun gun

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 8:21 PM EDT2018-05-24 00:21:48 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 8:24 PM EDT2018-05-24 00:24:46 GMT
    (Milwaukee Police Department via AP). This Jan. 26, 2018 police body-camera footage released by Milwaukee Police Department shows NBA Bucks guard Sterling Brown as he talks to arresting police officers after being shot by a stun gun in a Walgreens park...(Milwaukee Police Department via AP). This Jan. 26, 2018 police body-camera footage released by Milwaukee Police Department shows NBA Bucks guard Sterling Brown as he talks to arresting police officers after being shot by a stun gun in a Walgreens park...
    The president of the NAACP in Milwaukee says he doesn't see anything in a newly released police body-camera video that would warrant officers using a stun gun on Bucks guard Sterling Brown.
    The president of the NAACP in Milwaukee says he doesn't see anything in a newly released police body-camera video that would warrant officers using a stun gun on Bucks guard Sterling Brown.
  • Milwaukee chief apologizes for arrest of Bucks guard Brown

    Milwaukee chief apologizes for arrest of Bucks guard Brown

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 5:21 PM EDT2018-05-23 21:21:42 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 8:24 PM EDT2018-05-24 00:24:29 GMT
    Milwaukee police are poised to release body camera footage from the officers who used a stun-gun on Bucks guard Sterling Brown during a January arrest.
    Milwaukee police are poised to release body camera footage from the officers who used a stun-gun on Bucks guard Sterling Brown during a January arrest.
  • The Latest: Texas victim's mother speaks out for gun control

    The Latest: Texas victim's mother speaks out for gun control

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 12:07 PM EDT2018-05-23 16:07:35 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 7:56 PM EDT2018-05-23 23:56:00 GMT
    (Marie D. De Jesus/Houston Chronicle via AP). A young woman cries, Tuesday, May 22, 2018, by a memorial for Santa Fe High School freshman Aaron Kyle McLeod who was killed Friday during a shooting at the school, in Santa Fe, Texas.(Marie D. De Jesus/Houston Chronicle via AP). A young woman cries, Tuesday, May 22, 2018, by a memorial for Santa Fe High School freshman Aaron Kyle McLeod who was killed Friday during a shooting at the school, in Santa Fe, Texas.
    Teachers have returned to work at a Texas high school where 10 people were killed.
    Teachers have returned to work at a Texas high school where 10 people were killed.
  • HockeyMore>>

  • Rangers hire Boston University's David Quinn as coach

    Rangers hire Boston University's David Quinn as coach

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 2:23 PM EDT2018-05-23 18:23:14 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 8:23 PM EDT2018-05-24 00:23:51 GMT
    The New York Rangers have hired Boston University's David Quinn as their new head coach.
    The New York Rangers have hired Boston University's David Quinn as their new head coach.
  • Vegas workers' vote to authorize strike pressures casinos

    Vegas workers' vote to authorize strike pressures casinos

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 2:53 AM EDT2018-05-23 06:53:03 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 6:42 PM EDT2018-05-23 22:42:24 GMT
    (AP Photo/Isaac Brekken). Culinary Union members file into a university arena to vote on whether to authorize a strike Tuesday, May 22, 2018, in Las Vegas.  A potential strike would affect 34 casino-hotels. A majority yes vote would not immediately aff...(AP Photo/Isaac Brekken). Culinary Union members file into a university arena to vote on whether to authorize a strike Tuesday, May 22, 2018, in Las Vegas. A potential strike would affect 34 casino-hotels. A majority yes vote would not immediately aff...
    Tens of thousands of casino employees could walk off the job for the first time in more than three decades after union members voted to authorize a strike at any time starting June 1.
    Tens of thousands of casino employees could walk off the job for the first time in more than three decades after union members voted to authorize a strike at any time starting June 1.
  • NFL awards 2019 draft to Nashville, home of Tennessee Titans

    NFL awards 2019 draft to Nashville, home of Tennessee Titans

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 10:43 AM EDT2018-05-23 14:43:17 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 5:57 PM EDT2018-05-23 21:57:33 GMT
    The 2019 NFL draft will be held in Nashville, home of the Tennessee Titans.
    The 2019 NFL draft will be held in Nashville, home of the Tennessee Titans.
  • College Sports NewsMore>>

  • Rangers hire Boston University's David Quinn as coach

    Rangers hire Boston University's David Quinn as coach

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 2:23 PM EDT2018-05-23 18:23:14 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 8:23 PM EDT2018-05-24 00:23:51 GMT
    The New York Rangers have hired Boston University's David Quinn as their new head coach.
    The New York Rangers have hired Boston University's David Quinn as their new head coach.
  • Dispute highlights North Dakota's tough sell of new nickname

    Dispute highlights North Dakota's tough sell of new nickname

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 5:41 PM EDT2018-05-23 21:41:43 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 5:44 PM EDT2018-05-23 21:44:09 GMT
    (AP Photo/Dave Kolpack, File). FILE - In this June 22, 2016, file photo, a photo of a mock hockey jersey with the new University of North Dakota Fighting Hawks logo is seen at an unveiling ceremony in Grand Forks, N.D. A dispute between the university ...(AP Photo/Dave Kolpack, File). FILE - In this June 22, 2016, file photo, a photo of a mock hockey jersey with the new University of North Dakota Fighting Hawks logo is seen at an unveiling ceremony in Grand Forks, N.D. A dispute between the university ...
    A dispute between the University of North Dakota and one of its most generous benefactors is underscoring the difficulty the school has had in selling its Fighting Hawks nickname.
    A dispute between the University of North Dakota and one of its most generous benefactors is underscoring the difficulty the school has had in selling its Fighting Hawks nickname.
  • AP Explains: American football's niche following in Japan

    AP Explains: American football's niche following in Japan

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 5:23 AM EDT2018-05-23 09:23:12 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 1:58 PM EDT2018-05-23 17:58:04 GMT
    (AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko). Nihon University's American football player Taisuke Miyagawa bows at a news conference Tuesday, May 22, 2018, in Tokyo. The Japanese college football player has apologized for intentionally injuring the quarterback of an oppo...(AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko). Nihon University's American football player Taisuke Miyagawa bows at a news conference Tuesday, May 22, 2018, in Tokyo. The Japanese college football player has apologized for intentionally injuring the quarterback of an oppo...
    AP Explains: American football with niche following in Japan.
    AP Explains: American football with niche following in Japan.
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