SHANGHAI (AP) - Russell Knox raised both arms in the air, closed his eyes and tilted his head toward the heavens as if he couldn't believe what he had just done.
SANTA CLARA . (AP) - While coach Jim Tomsula presented the 49ers' quarterback change this week as a chance for benched Colin Kaepernick to get a chance to "breathe," Kaepernick insists he's still preparing as he would a usual week and will support starter Blaine Gabbert on Sunday against Atlanta.
ALLEN PARK, Mich. (AP) - The one-win Detroit Lions, looking nothing like the team that reached the playoffs last season, fired team president Tom Lewand and general manager Martin Mayhew on Thursday and promised to bring in new leadership to put a consistent winner on the field.
SAN JOSE (AP) - Even at age 36 and approaching an impressive milestone, Patrick Marleau still has the speed that's made him so effective throughout his career.
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) - Chicago Blackhawks forward Patrick Kane can finally focus solely on his NHL career after avoiding criminal charges in a rape investigation, with prosecutors ending a bizarre three-month ordeal that put one of hockey's biggest stars at the center of intense speculation and criticism.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) - His appeals rejected, Matt Kenseth defiantly vowed Thursday to race as he always has and accused NASCAR of "unfairly" making an example out of him with a two-race suspension for intentionally wrecking Joey Logano over the weekend at Martinsville.
CINCINNATI (AP) - Andy Dalton plopped down in the chair and didn't even wait for the first question.
SEATTLE (AP) - The Seattle Mariners and Tampa Bay Rays didn't wait long to pull off the first significant trade of the offseason.
ALAMEDA (AP) - Oakland running back Taiwan Jones is in a good place these days, both from a mental standpoint and his role in the Raiders offense.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - The San Francisco Giants declined their 2016 contract options on outfielders Nori Aoki and Marlon Byrd.
SHANGHAI - Jordan Spieth wore a black tunic with red trim around the collar to take part in a Chinese drum ceremony late Tuesday afternoon just as the Shanghai skyline began to glow with lights behind him and three other top players.
CLEVELAND (AP) - Welcome to The Jungle, Johnny.
SANTA CLARA (AP) - Atlanta, New Orleans and Santa Clara, California, were selected to host College Football Playoff national championship games from a group of nine cities and regions.
ALAMEDA (AP) - Michael Crabtree's resurrection in Oakland this season has caught many people around the NFL by surprise, particularly given the way the wide receiver's final two years with San Francisco went.
PHOENIX (AP) - Eric Bledsoe scored 19 points, Brandon Knight added 17 and the Phoenix Suns routed the Sacramento Kings 118-97 Wednesday night.
AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) - Sergio Garcia tugged the lapel of his green jacket with both hands, proud of his prize and how he earned it.
SACRAMENTO (AP) - James Harden had 35 points, 15 assists and 11 rebounds for his 21st triple-double of the season, leading the Houston Rockets to a ...
LONG BEACH - Canadian James Hinchcliffe (#5 Arrows Electronics Schmidt Peterson Motorsports Honda) executed a two-stop pit strategy to perfection and received a couple of timely ...
SAN DIEGO (AP) - Hunter Pence and Buster Posey hit consecutive homers, and Johnny Cueto struck out seven in seven strong innings for the struggling San ...
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) - Joey Gallo isn't concerning himself with when Adrian Beltre will be ready to take over at third base again for the ...
CHICAGO (AP) - Kyle Schwarber could envision the atmosphere at Wrigley Field tonight. It will be a home opener unlike any other at the famed ballpark.
NEW YORK (AP) - A final on or around the 250th anniversary of the Declaration of Independence. Modern stadiums across the United States and perhaps in ...
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) - Jimmie Johnson still knows how to get to Victory Lane at Texas, even from the back of the field on a ...
CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) - Teenager Daria Kasatkina doesn't just upset the top-ranked player in the world. She also can win a tournament.
SHANGHAI (AP) - With Lewis Hamilton and Sebastian Vettel starting side-by-side on the front row at the Chinese Grand Prix on Sunday, the stage was set ...
ROUBAIX, France (AP) - Olympic road champion Greg Van Avermaet overtook Zdenek Stybar just before the line in a thrilling sprint finish to win the Paris-Roubaix ...
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) - Tim Tebow has completed his first series with the Columbia Fireflies, the New York Mets Class A affiliate.
DENVER (AP) - Oklahoma City Thunder guard Russell Westbrook has broken Oscar Robertson's NBA record with his 42nd triple-double of the season.
ANAHEIM (AP) - Nate Thompson scored his first goal of the season to tie it with 8:26 to play and Shea Theodore won it in ...
OAKLAND (AP) - Kevin Durant's first touch after missing 19 games with a knee injury? Just a driving baseline reverse and emphatic one-handed slam.