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Mississippi State, Miami excited about St. Petersburg

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) - So much for the notion that the St. Petersburg Bowl is just another lower-tier postseason matchup featuring teams with mediocre records and little to accomplish, even by winning.

December 25, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Labanc scores 2nd goal in OT, lifts Sharks over Oilers

SAN JOSE (AP) - Rookie forward Kevin Labanc sent the San Jose Sharks into their Christmas break in first place in the Pacific Division.

December 24, 2016 | | Pro Sports


SUPERSTARS MESH

OAKLAND (AP) - As shootaround wrapped up one morning last weekend, once Stephen Curry had concluded his methodical session flicking jumpers from every spot on the same practice court he always uses, Kevin Durant took a pass from the MVP's main rebounding man, Bruce Fraser, and let fly an extra-long 3-pointer from the right wing.

December 23, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Raiders eyeing AFC West title, bye

OAKLAND (AP) - The path for the Oakland Raiders is simple after they clinched their first playoff berth in 14 years. Win the final two games of the season starting with Indianapolis on Saturday and the Raiders will be AFC West champions and get a first-round bye.

December 23, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Not a California Classic: Awful Niners visit woeful Los Angeles Rams

LOS ANGELES (AP) - After San Francisco steamrolled the Rams 28-0 in coach Chip Kelly's debut three months ago, the 49ers could have never imagined they wouldn't win again before the late-season rematch.

December 23, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Durant scores 32 in 31 minutes, Warriors win

AUBURN HILLS, Mich. (AP) - The Golden State Warriors gave the Detroit Pistons a shot at an upset, turning the ball over more than they had in any game this season. They made up for mistakes by making a lot of shots.

December 23, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Cousins’ 32 leads Kings back against Minnesota

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - DeMarcus Cousins scored 32 points, including 21 in the second half, and the Sacramento Kings came back to beat the Minnesota Timberwolves 109-105 on Friday night.

December 23, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Oklahoma’s Joe Mixon tearfully apologizes for punching woman

NORMAN, Okla. (AP) - Oklahoma running back Joe Mixon made a tearful public apology Friday, more than two years after punching a woman and breaking bones in her face.

December 23, 2016 | | Pro Sports


NBA, players complete process of ratifying new labor deal

NEW YORK (AP) - The votes are in, and labor peace in the NBA is virtually assured for several years.

December 23, 2016 | | Pro Sports


A’s give Cuban $2M signing bonus

OAKLAND (AP) - Cuban right-hander Norge Ruiz agreed to a minor league contract with the Oakland Athletics that includes a $2 million signing bonus.

December 23, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Eagles prevent Giants from clinching playoff spot

PHILADELPHIA (AP) - If the New York Giants continue to play this way, they won't have much of an impact even if they make the playoffs.

December 23, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Down 19, Heat rally to honor Shaq’s night

MIAMI (AP) - Justise Winslow and Hassan Whiteside each finished with 23 points and 13 rebounds, and the Miami Heat rallied from 19 points down to beat the Los Angeles Lakers 115-107 on Thursday night.

December 23, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Idaho outscores Colorado State 61-50 in Potato Bowl

BOISE, Idaho (AP) - Idaho quarterback Matt Linehan made a strong statement with his play on the field Thursday night in the Famous Idaho Potato Bowl. He was just getting started.

December 23, 2016 | | Pro Sports


A look at some of 2016’s most inspiring sports moments

We watch sports to see who wins and loses, but also to be inspired - and 2016 offered plenty of examples of the latter, from a touching moment between two strangers on the Olympic track, to a little boy from a war-torn land who met his favorite soccer player, to a warm ovation fueled by empathy for a visiting NHL goalie.

December 23, 2016 | The Associated Press | Pro Sports


Raiders safety Reggie Nelson’s focus is beyond Pro Bowl

ALAMEDA (AP) - Oakland Raiders safety Reggie Nelson didn't spend much time celebrating his second straight selection for the Pro Bowl - and for good reason.

December 23, 2016 | | Pro Sports


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Wozniacki reaches 1st Australian Open final

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) - Caroline Wozniacki has reached the Australian Open final for the first time with a 6-3, 7-6 (2) win Thursday over Elise Mertens ...

January 24, 2018 | | Pro Sports


Tennys Sandgren blasts media in final shot at Aussie Open

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) - After losing in the Australian Open quarterfinals on Wednesday, Tennys Sandgren saved his final shot of the tournament for the media.

January 24, 2018 | | Pro Sports


Tiger Woods confident his back will hold out

SAN DIEGO (AP) - Tiger Woods is more confident than ever that his return to the PGA Tour will be different this time.

January 24, 2018 | | Pro Sports


Giants have options after adding Jackson

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Austin Jackson is considered a utility outfielder for the San Francisco Giants, who are searching for another player at the position as ...

January 23, 2018 | | Pro Sports


Thompson, Green are All-Star reserves

NEW YORK (AP) - Stephen Curry will be able to stock his All-Star roster with plenty of Golden State teammates.

January 23, 2018 | | Pro Sports


Temple’s career-high 34 points lifts Kings out of losing streak

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - Garrett Temple scored 19 of his career-high 34 points in the fourth quarter to lift the Sacramento Kings to a 105-99 win ...

January 23, 2018 | | Pro Sports


2016 champion Kerber advances to Australian Open semifinals

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) - For anyone who doubted, this was Angelique Kerber in 2016 vintage form.

January 23, 2018 | | Pro Sports


Eagles have bought into team-first approach

PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Winning is an easy sell.

January 23, 2018 | | Pro Sports


Brady, Gronk begin Super Bowl bye week on the mend

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) - In the two-week run-up to the Super Bowl, the New England Patriots will face plenty of questions about two things critical to ...

January 22, 2018 | | Pro Sports


CF Austin Jackson agrees to two-year deal with SF Giants

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Center fielder Austin Jackson agreed to terms on a $6 million, two-year contract with the San Francisco Giants on Monday, filling the ...

January 22, 2018 | | Pro Sports


Patrick racing Daytona 500 for Premium Motorsports

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) - Danica Patrick has found a ride for the Daytona 500 that helps complete the closing of her racing career in appropriate ...

January 22, 2018 | | Pro Sports


Walker brushes off trade rumors as Hornets top Kings

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) - Kemba Walker thinks the Charlotte Hornets can still be a playoff team, and the All-Star point guard would like to be ...

January 22, 2018 | | Pro Sports


Cousins’ historic triple- double keys Pelicans win

NEW ORLEANS (AP) - DeMarcus Cousins had 44 points, 24 rebounds and 10 assists, Anthony Davis scored 34 points, and the All-Star pair led a 17-point ...

January 22, 2018 | | Pro Sports


Stenhouse can make a name for himself post-Danica Patrick

CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Ricky Stenhouse Jr. is a two-time Xfinity Series champion who is coming off the best season of his NASCAR career. He won ...

January 22, 2018 | | Pro Sports


Slumping Milwaukee fire coach Kidd after 3+ seasons

MILWAUKEE (AP) - Seeking change amid midseason struggles, the Milwaukee Bucks fired coach Jason Kidd on Monday after a slide that left a team with designs ...

January 22, 2018 | | Pro Sports


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