CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) - Looking to squash any notion that the drivers are running amok on the track, NASCAR suspended Matt Kenseth for two races Tuesday for intentionally wrecking Joey Logano in an act of retaliation that dramatically changed the lineup of drivers in the running for the championship.
ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) - The only action at the NFL's trade deadline Tuesday came in Denver, where tight end Vernon Davis arrived to take his physical and begin learning the language of Peyton Manning's suddenly revved-up offense.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Dusty Baker got another managing job, this time with the Washington Nationals. And Major League Baseball got another black skipper, something the man in charge of the sport called "encouraging."
SACRAMENTO (AP) - Zach Randolph had 20 points and 11 rebounds, and the Memphis Grizzlies bounced back from an embarrassing loss to Golden State with a 103-89 victory over the Sacramento Kings on Tuesday night.
OAKLAND (AP) - Oakland city officials are taking yet another run at financing a new stadium to keep the Oakland Raiders in town.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) - Cam Newton tries to distract Graham Gano in practice sometimes, walking over to the veteran kicker and whispering in his ear, "Just a little bit of pressure."
NEW WORK (AP) - LeBron James has often said that being mentioned among the game's all-time greats is humbling to think about now, and that accomplishments will mean more to him after he stops playing.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - The jersey that Eric Hosmer wore in the decisive game of the World Series is headed to the Hall of Fame. So is the glove Salvador Perez used, the spikes Lorenzo Cain laced up and the bat that third baseman Mike Moustakas took to the plate.
OAKLAND (AP) - A 50-point win for Stephen Curry and the defending champion Warriors and the season isn't even a week old.
SANTA CLARA . (AP) - Quarterback Colin Kaepernick has been told he won't start Sunday for the San Francisco 49ers and is being replaced by backup Blaine Gabbert, a person with knowledge of the decision said Monday night.
ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) - John Elway likes to talk about the long-term vision, winning "not only now but from now on."
ALAMEDA (AP) - Charles Woodson was sick of hearing the talk about how the Oakland Raiders were finally competitive again after years of being overmatched.
NEWPORT BEACH (AP) - Duffy Waldorf won the Toshiba Classic on Sunday for his first Champions Tour title, birdieing the final hole for a 5-under 66 and a two-stroke victory.
NEW YORK (AP) - Salvador Perez took foul balls of his mask, collarbone and fingers, and the Kansas City catcher kept on bouncing back, like some indestructible test dummy.
NEW YORK (AP) - James Blake had success at another iconic New York sporting event.
MADRID (AP) - Rafael Nadal has added former player and fellow Spaniard Carlos Moya to his coaching team ahead of the 2017 season.
DALLAS (AP) - Even after scoring a season high in points, Dorian Finney-Smith wanted to talk about his defense.
CHICAGO (AP) - Blackhawks coach Joel Quenneville thought about playing rookie goalie Lars Johansson against the San Jose Sharks on Sunday night. Then Scott Darling said ...
ATLANTA (AP) - For Colin Kaepernick and the San Francisco 49ers, about the only thing left to play for is avoiding the worst season in the ...
SAN DIEGO (AP) - The Oakland Raiders are going back to the playoffs for the first time in 14 years, earning a postseason nod on the ...
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MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) - DeMarcus Cousins scored 22 points, Kosta Koufos had 16 points and 13 rebounds, and the Sacramento Kings weathered a late Memphis rally ...
MONTREAL (AP) - David Schlemko, Patrick Marleau, Timo Meier and Melker Karlsson scored to chase Carey Price in the second period, and the San Jose Sharks ...
SAN DIEGO (AP) - It could be a remarkable scene Sunday when the Oakland Raiders, closing in on their first playoff berth since their Super Bowl ...
ATLANTA (AP) - Four years after losing to San Francisco in the NFC championship game at the Georgia Dome, the Atlanta Falcons finally are moving closer ...
HOUSTON (AP) - James Harden had his sixth triple-double of the season and the Houston Rockets made an NBA-record 24 3-pointers in a 122-100 win over ...
NEW YORK (AP) - A record six teams are paying baseball's luxury tax this season, led by the Los Angeles Dodgers at $31.8 million ...
NEW YORK (AP) - Hard-throwing reliever Aroldis Chapman completed his return to New York when the Yankees finalized his $86 million, five-year contract on Thursday.
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - A video showing Oklahoma running back Joe Mixon punching a female student was released to The Associated Press on Friday.
NEW YORK (AP) - One tournament into his return was all Tiger Woods needed to strike a deal with Bridgestone to play its golf ball.