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Dodgers reject Kershaw offer

LOS ANGELES (AP) - Clayton Kershaw offered to pitch on short rest again in Game 5 of the NL Championship Series for the Los Angeles Dodgers, but was turned down in favor of starting Game 6 on Saturday against the Cubs in Chicago.

October 21, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Celebrities in the stands

CHICAGO (AP) - The Chicago Cubs are trying to do something that hasn't happened in the lifetime of anyone born in the last 108 years: win a World Series.

October 21, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Cleveland’s year gets better

CLEVELAND (AP) - The grueling four-month championship drought could soon be over.

October 21, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Ogwumike lifts Sparks to WNBA title

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Candace Parker and the Sparks jumped with joy on the court, joined in celebration by a guy named Magic Johnson who once made basketball championships a habit in Los Angeles.

October 21, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Norton has no plans to shake up Raiders’ struggling defense

ALAMEDA (AP) - Despite being on pace to set an NFL record for yards allowed, Raiders defensive coordinator Ken Norton Jr. has no plans to make any major changes.

October 21, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Cubs beat Dodgers, head home with 3-2 lead

LOS ANGELES (AP) - One win away. Two chances at home. Seven decades of waiting.

October 21, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Penguins rally in 3rd, top Sharks

PITTSBURGH (AP) - Down two goals - and even worse, down two defensemen - after two periods on Thursday night against San Jose, Pittsburgh Penguins coach Mike Sullivan offered his players a much-needed reminder.

October 21, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Del Rio’s return to Jacksonville elicits ‘fond memories’

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) - Oakland Raiders coach Jack Del Rio has no idea what kind of reception he'll get in Jacksonville on Sunday.

October 19, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Knicks anxious to get Derrick Rose back with team

Derrick Rose will likely have no more than just a few practices to get ready for opening night with the New York Knicks.

October 19, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Taylor Swift, title chase spice up US Grand Prix

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - With the promise of blue skies and some sizzling pop from Taylor Swift, the U.S. Grand Prix is back after all those worries about its demise.

October 19, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Cubs homer twice in win over Dodgers

LOS ANGELES (AP) - After striking out in his first two at-bats, Anthony Rizzo was seeking a slump buster. He found one in teammate Matt Szczur's bat.

October 19, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Cleveland reliever chosen MVP of ALCS

TORONTO (AP) - MVP: Most Versatile Pitcher.

October 19, 2016 | | Pro Sports


On Merritt: Indians go to World Series

TORONTO (AP) - For the Cleveland Indians, the script was the same every game - hope for the best from whoever they started, then count on Andrew Miller and the bullpen to close it out.That plan seemed especially dicey in Game 5 of the AL Championship Series, with lightly used Ryan Merritt on the mound.But out of nowhere, the rookie delivered.Merritt coolly kept the Indians ahead until reinforcements arrived, and Cleveland earned its first trip to the World Series since 1997 by blanking the Toronto Blue Jays 3-0 Wednesday.The 24-year-old lefty defied expectations, shutting down the powerful Blue ...

October 19, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Penguins, Sharks meet again after Cup clash

PITTSBURGH (AP) - The stakes are nowhere near the same: hockey immortality versus two points in the standings in the second week of a long season.

October 19, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Practice makes perfect for Raiders WR Amari Cooper

ALAMEDA (AP) - The dropped passes that plagued an otherwise productive rookie season are now in the past for Amari Cooper. The struggles to drag a second foot inbounds that cost him a couple of touchdowns were quickly fixed.

October 19, 2016 | | Pro Sports


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USC pulls away late for win over Cal

BERKELEY (AP) - With Sam Darnold and Southern California's usually potent offense struggling to finish drives, the defense kept getting the ball in good positions ...

September 24, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Schauffele wins Tour Championship, Thomas takes Cup

ATLANTA (AP) - Justin Thomas is the FedEx Cup champion, a surprise to no one who saw him power his way to scoring records, his first ...

September 24, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Kyle Busch secures NASCAR playoff win

LOUDON, N.H. (AP) - Kyle Busch saw little but billowing white smoke that engulfed the track and blinded enough drivers that it caused a tremendous ...

September 24, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Stanley Cup champions accept White House invite

CRANBERRY TOWNSHIP, Pa. (AP) - Sidney Crosby is backing the Pittsburgh Penguins' decision to accept a White House invitation from President Donald Trump.

September 24, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Shanahan being realistic after 0-3 start

SANTA CLARA (AP) - The San Francisco 49ers took a long-term approach when they overhauled their entire football operation last winter by hiring a new coach ...

September 22, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Cal’s improved ‘D’ Gets tough test vs. Darnold, USC

BERKELEY (AP) - Three games into Justin Wilcox's tenure as coach at California, the once-maligned defense has turned from a major liability into the strength ...

September 22, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Raiders, Redskins get offensive

LANDOVER, Md. (AP) - The Oakland Raiders' offense is ready for prime time. The Washington Redskins' offense hopes it will be.

September 22, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Bruins hoping to end 9-game losing streak to Cardinal

STANFORD (AP) - Just as he wanted his teammates to move quickly past their first loss of the season last week, UCLA quarterback Josh Rosen would ...

September 22, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Raiders’ Sean Smith questionable

ALAMEDA (AP) - Sean Smith's sore neck and shoulder appear to be getting better and Oakland Raiders coach Jack Del Rio is hopeful the veteran ...

September 22, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Warriors will soon decide on visit to White House

OAKLAND (AP) - Coach Steve Kerr expects the Golden State Warriors to meet as a group in the coming days to decide whether to visit President ...

September 22, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Warriors, Wolves prepare to open training camp

By JON KRAWCZYNSKI

September 22, 2017 | | Pro Sports


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