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Del Rio’s gambles help carry Raiders into 1st place

OAKLAND (AP) - Whether it's going for the win with a late 2-point conversion instead of kicking the safer extra point or passing up easy field goals for fourth-down attempts, Oakland Raiders coach Jack Del Rio has been consistent so far this season.

October 14, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Raiders move to Vegas looks more likely

CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) - Nevada took a giant step closer to becoming home of the Raider Nation on Friday, after state lawmakers narrowly approved a hotel tax increase that would put $750 million in public money toward an NFL stadium partly funded by billionaire casino mogul Sheldon Adelson.

October 14, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Raiders will be without running back Latavius Murray again

ALAMEDA (AP) - Raiders running back Latavius Murray will miss his second consecutive game because of a toe injury, leaving rookies DeAndre Washington and Jalen Richard to split the majority of carries against Kansas City on Sunday.

October 14, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Lindor homers as Indians race past Jays in ALCS opener

CLEVELAND (AP) - When the ball disappeared over the outfield wall, Francisco Lindor raised his right fist and took off.

October 14, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Mike Brown joins Warriors after surviving May kitchen fire

OAKLAND (AP) - A foot-long dark burn scar going from Mike Brown's right quadriceps down his lower leg reminds him each day of his good fortune.

October 14, 2016 | | Pro Sports


L.A. tops Nats to win NLDS

WASHINGTON (AP) - A little past midnight in Game 5 of the NL Division Series, Clayton Kershaw emerged from the bullpen to pitch in relief for the first time in seven years.

October 14, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Rivers leads Chargers to victory against Broncos

SAN DIEGO (AP) - Music blared louder than normal in the San Diego Chargers' locker room, and there was a sense of relief Thursday night after a victory over the Denver Broncos.

October 14, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Indians, Blue Jays meet in ALCS

CLEVELAND (AP) - There wasn't a bench-clearing brawl.

October 14, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Cubs wait to see who they’ll meet in NLCS

CHICAGO (AP) - Best in the majors this season, the Chicago Cubs cleared their first big October hurdle. Now, they wait to see who's next.

October 14, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Optimism the current buzz word around NBA labor talks

From Cleveland to China, the message was clear on Wednesday: There is real hope of the NBA and its players getting a new labor deal done in the coming weeks.

October 14, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Wall’s knees look just fine in explosive game against 76ers

One soaring dunk at a time, John Wall let everyone know that his surgically repaired knees are just fine.

October 14, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Sean Smith downplays matchup against former team

ALAMEDA (AP) - For Oakland Raiders cornerback Sean Smith, a matchup against his former team is just business and not anything personal even if the Kansas City Chiefs didn't make enough of an effort to keep him this offseason.

October 14, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Rapids win to eliminate Quakes

COMMERCE CITY, Colo. (AP) - Kevin Doyle scored two goals and the Colorado Rapids beat San Jose 2-1 on Thursday night to take the MLS overall lead and eliminate the Earthquakes from playoff contention.

October 14, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Giants CEO Larry Baer missed elimination for Yom Kippur

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Larry Baer left the ballpark in the sixth inning, and he remembers the exact moment because of the Kiss Cam on the scoreboard. The Giants CEO needed to get to Yom Kippur services at his synagogue by sundown Tuesday night, and San Francisco led the Cubs 5-2 at that point.

October 14, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Giants ready to talk new contract with Bumgarner

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - The Giants want to make sure Madison Bumgarner never goes elsewhere.

October 14, 2016 | | Pro Sports


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Pitcher Johnny Cueto decides to stay Giants, no opting out contract

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Right-hander Johnny Cueto is staying with the San Francisco Giants.

November 05, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Harvick passes Truex for Texas win, both clinch NASCAR title shots

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) - The timing was perfect for Kevin Harvick's first NASCAR Cup Series victory at Texas. So was his winning pass.

November 05, 2017 | | Pro Sports


James Harden scores career-high 56 points

HOUSTON (AP) - James Harden scored a career-high 56 points and added 13 assists in just 35 minutes to lead the Houston Rockets to a 137-110 ...

November 05, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Lindgren makes 38 saves, Canadiens beat Blackhawks

CHICAGO (AP) - Charlie Lindgren made 38 saves in his first career shutout, helping the Montreal Canadiens beat Corey Crawford and the Chicago Blackhawks 2-0 on ...

November 05, 2017 | | Pro Sports


London finals up next for Jack Sock after Paris Masters win

PARIS (AP) - After being one game away from going home early in the tournament, Jack Sock won the Paris Masters on Sunday to qualify for ...

November 05, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Flanagan upsets Keitany, ends US drought at New York City Marathon

NEW YORK (AP) - Shalane Flanagan thought about the seven years building to this race, possibly her last. She thought about the running star striding next ...

November 05, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Patrick Cantlay wins PGA playoff in Las Vegas play

LAS VEGAS (AP) - Patrick Cantlay won the Shriners Hospitals for Children Open on Sunday in a playoff for the first victory in a PGA Tour ...

November 05, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Police investigate altercation between Miami fan, officer

MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. (AP) - Police are investigating a videotaped altercation where a University of Miami football fan slaps an officer, who then punches her in ...

November 05, 2017 | | Pro Sports


James scores 57 as Cavaliers beat Wizards

WASHINGTON (AP) - LeBron James scored 57 points - the second-highest total of his career and an NBA-best this season - and the Cleveland Cavaliers stopped a four-game ...

November 03, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Newcomer Garoppolo set to watch as 49ers host Cardinals

SANTA CLARA (AP) - After eight straight losses to open the Kyle Shanahan and John Lynch era in San Francisco, the 49ers finally won at something ...

November 03, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Dolphins, Raiders ready for prime time

MIAMI (AP) - Exciting options this week for Sunday night TV viewers include "Keeping Up With the Kardashians" on E!, "Vitamix - More Than a Blender" on ...

November 03, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Watson out for season with ACL tear

HOUSTON (AP) - Texans quarterback Deshaun Watson sustained a season-ending knee injury in practice on Thursday, two people familiar with the situation told The Associated Press.

November 03, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Jets damage Bills’

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) - There was one team that looked like a playoff contender Thursday night. It wasn't the Buffalo Bills.

November 03, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Raiders looking to tighten run defense

SARASOTA, Fla. (AP) - If the Oakland Raiders are going to have any success turning their season around in the second half they will need to ...

November 03, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Witherspoon adjusting quickly

SANTA CLARA (AP) - Ahkello Witherspoon had a 4.4 GPA in high school and aspires to go to medical school once his football career is ...

November 03, 2017 | | Pro Sports


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