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FIFA fires finance director Kattner over bonus payments

GENEVA (AP) - FIFA has fired its finance director of the past 13 years, removing another fixture of the Sepp Blatter presidential era in another round of revelations about irregular million-dollar payments.

May 24, 2016 | | Pro Sports


NFL sought to influence study on brain injuries

WASHINGTON (AP) - National Football League officials improperly sought to influence a government study on the link between football and brain disease, according to a senior House Democrat in a report issued Monday.

May 24, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Still plenty of air in ‘Deflategate’ court case

NEW YORK (AP) - Tom Brady's lawyers asked a federal appeals court for a new hearing before an expanded panel of judges, telling them on Monday that it is not just a silly dispute over underinflated footballs - it's the basic right to a fair process that is shared by all union workers.

May 24, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Wawrinka can chuckle after avoiding historic loss

PARIS (AP) - So, Stan Wawrinka was asked, were you aware that in the long history of the French Open, no defending champion ever had lost in the first round?

May 24, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Hill wins again, A’s end skid with victory vs Mariners

SEATTLE (AP) - Rich Hill pitched eight innings to win his fourth straight start, Stephen Vogt hit a leadoff homer in the seventh inning to snap a scoreless tie and the Oakland Athletics beat the Seattle Mariners 5-0 on Monday night to end a four-game skid.

May 24, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Pence’s bloop double in 9th lifts Giants past Padres

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Brandon Belt scored from first base when pinch-hitter Hunter Pence's bloop double to short right field fell between two San Diego Padres players with two outs in the bottom of the ninth inning to give the San Francisco Giants a 1-0 victory Monday night.

May 24, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Draymond, Westbrook swap barbs over fouls

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - Draymond Green knows who is responsible for his kick to the groin of Thunder center Steven Adams: Russell Westbrook and the rest of the NBA stars who get to the foul line with a whole lot of salesmanship.

May 24, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Draymond fined $25,000, not suspended for groin kick

NEW YORK (AP) - Draymond Green was fined $25,000 but not suspended by the NBA on Monday for kicking Oklahoma City center Steven Adams in the groin.

May 24, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Pavelski scores twice, Sharks top Blues to take 3-2 lead

ST. LOUIS (AP) - All the time Joe Pavelski has spent practicing his stick work has paid off big for the San Jose Sharks.

May 24, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Durant, Westbrook lead Thunder in blowout win over Warriors

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - Kevin Durant scored 33 points, Russell Westbrook had 30 points, 12 assists and eight rebounds, and the Oklahoma City Thunder rolled past the Golden State Warriors 133-105 on Sunday night to take a 2-1 lead in the Western Conference finals.

May 22, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Bumgarner throws gem, gets RBI in Giants’ win over Cubs

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Madison Bumgarner pitched 7 2/3 dominant innings and doubled in a run in the fifth to lift the San Francisco Giants over the Chicago Cubs 1-0 on Sunday night.

May 22, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Bad day gets worse for Athletics in loss to Yanks

OAKLAND (AP) - A day that began with ace Sonny Gray being placed on the disabled list didn't get much better for Oakland Athletics manager Bob Melvin.

May 22, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Blues sticking with Allen in Game 5 against Sharks

ST. LOUIS (AP) - The St. Louis Blues are sticking with goalie Jake Allen in Game 5 of the Western Conference final against the San Jose Sharks.

May 22, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Johnson’s OT deflection lifts Lightning over Penguins

PITTSBURGH (AP) - The Tampa Bay Lightning are one win away from a return trip to the Stanley Cup Final.

May 22, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Preakness winner prepares for Belmont

BALTIMORE (AP) - Bonded by their prowess for getting the most out of race horses, siblings Keith and Kent Desormeaux have a relationship that can best be described as professional.

May 22, 2016 | | Pro Sports


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Major League Baseball to top 40,000 strikeouts for 1st time

NEW YORK (AP) - Major League Baseball is set to smash through a previously untouched barrier Sunday: Some batter likely will walk back to his dugout ...

September 29, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Raiders could be without Crabtree for Broncos game

ALAMEDA (AP) - The Oakland Raiders may be without leading receiver Michael Crabtree against Denver after he missed practice Friday because of the lingering effects of ...

September 29, 2017 | | Pro Sports


A’s Bob Melvin receives 1-year contract through 2019 season

OAKLAND (AP) - The Oakland Athletics have long appreciated Bob Melvin's ability to balance the challenges of an ever-changing roster with keeping a competitive lineup ...

September 29, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Healy, Manaea lead A’s past slumping Rangers

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) - Sean Manaea finished an up-and-down season on a positive note, helping the Oakland Athletics extend their September surge.

September 29, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Raiders’ Carr looks to bounce back

ALAMEDA (AP) - Derek Carr hasn't had to bounce back from a rough performance too often the past couple of years.

September 28, 2017 | | Pro Sports


49ers aim to get pass rush going

SANTA CLARA (AP) - The winless 49ers think they're close to establishing the effective pass rush to help the defense.

September 28, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Packers beat mistake-prone Bears

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) - The Green Bay Packers keep finding ways to win despite more key injuries.

September 28, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Americans take another early lead in Presidents Cup

JERSEY CITY, N.J. (AP) - The opening ceremony at the Presidents Cup was unlike any other in golf with former Presidents Barack Obama, George W ...

September 28, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Warriors’ Curry slams Sports Illustrated for Kaepernick snub

OAKLAND (AP) - Golden State Warriors star Stephen Curry says Colin Kaepernick's omission from a Sports Illustrated cover featuring sports figures linking arms in protest ...

September 28, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Sharks’ Ward says he won’t protest during anthem

SAN JOSE (AP) - San Jose Sharks forward Joel Ward says he has decided not to protest by kneeling during the national anthem.

September 28, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Nikolic sets Chicago’s goal record, Fire top Earthquakes

SAN JOSE (AP) - Nemanja Nikolic scored twice in the second half to break Chicago's season goal record with 20 and the Fire beat the ...

September 28, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Woods back on the course in a cart, uncertain about future

JERSEY CITY, N.J. (AP) - Tiger Woods made it back from his fourth surgery in time for the Presidents Cup.

September 28, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Cooper says he didn’t taunt Washington defenders

ALAMEDA (AP) - Amari Cooper disputed Josh Norman's comments that the Raiders wide receivers were taunting the Redskins defense before last Sunday's game in ...

September 28, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Kings extend deals with GM Vlade Divac, coach Dave Joerger

SACRAMENTO (AP) - The Sacramento Kings have extended general manager Vlade Divac's contract and exercised the option for coach Dave Joerger's fourth season.

September 28, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Wade makes it official, signs with Cleveland

The wake-up calls for Dwyane Wade were coming at 5:45 a.m. for much of the summer. An hour or so later, he and ...

September 28, 2017 | The Associated Press | Pro Sports


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