SAN JOSE (AP) - Joe Pavelski's transformation as an NHL player can be illustrated by the evolution of his nicknames.
LONDON (AP) - Leicester City players crowded around a television inside the house of teammate Jamie Vardy, locked arm in arm, watching the action 100 miles away. And when the final whistle blew at Stamford Bridge, they raised their arms in triumph. One of the greatest sporting achievements in English history was complete.
OAKLAND (AP) - Stephen Curry was expected back on the court for more light shooting Monday to test his sprained right knee, still with the hope he could be ready to return for Golden State's Game 3 of the Western Conference semifinals Saturday at Portland.
OAKLAND (AP) - Steve Cishek's seventh consecutive save this season resembled many of the previous six - a few tense moments, a couple of baserunners and a perfect pitch to end it.
CINCINNATI (AP) - Johnny Cueto enjoyed the hugs and the applause. He didn't care much for one horrid inning that put him in line for a loss - until the Reds' bullpen got involved, of course.
MIAMI (AP) - Goran Dragic scored 25 points, Gerald Green added 16 and Miami ended Charlotte's season, beating the Hornets in Game 7 of the Eastern Conference first-round series.
OAKLAND (AP) - Stephen Curry has resumed light shooting without movement on his injured right knee with the hopes he can get into scrimmages by later next week, perhaps in time to be ready for Game 3 of the Golden State Warriors' Western Conference semifinals at Portland.
TALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) - Two cars went airborne, 35 were involved in an accident of some kind, and Danica Patrick had the wind knocked out of her in a vicious crash into the wall.
MONTEREY (AP) - Ozz Negri and John Pew put Michael Shank Racing back into Victory Lane for the first time since the 2012 Rolex 24 At Daytona, and Ryan Briscoe and Richard Westbrook gave the Ford GT team fielded by Chip Ganassi Racing its first victory Sunday in the two-hour IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship race at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca.
IRVING, Texas (AP) - Jenny Shin won the Volunteers of America Texas Shootout on Sunday for her first LPGA Tour victory, pulling away for a two-stroke victory at Las Colinas.
AVONDALE, La. (AP) - Jhonattan Vegas birdied two of five holes he was able to play in the rain-delayed third round of the Zurich Classic on Sunday, giving him a share of the lead with Brian Stuard.
OAKLAND (AP) - Jose Altuve homered leading off a game for the fourth time this season - one of just two hits by Houston - and the Astros beat the Oakland Athletics 2-1 Sunday to avoid a series sweep.
NEW YORK (AP) - When Madison Bumgarner pitches at Citi Field, he gets World Series-type results.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Two-time NL Cy Young Award winner Tim Lincecum will pitch for major league clubs in a showcase event Friday as he attempts to make a comeback from hip surgery last year.
SAN JOSE (AP) - The Nashville Predators frustrated Joe Pavelski and San Jose's top line for much of the night, forcing turnovers, blocking shots and limiting chances.
SAN JOSE - Christian Pulisic gallops elegantly past defenders like a gazelle, with the enthusiasm of youth and a sense of positioning that belies his inexperience.
PHOENIX (AP) - Barring an unforeseen obstacle, the Oakland Raiders seem certain to get approval today to relocate to Las Vegas .
OAKLAND (AP) - Klay Thompson scored 21 of his 31 points in the second half and the Golden State Warriors pulled away in the fourth quarter ...
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Willie Cauley-Stein made a follow shot with two seconds left and the Sacramento Kings rallied from an 18-point, fourth-quarter deficit to beat ...
FONTANA (AP) - Kyle Larson was second to nobody in his home state.
CARLSBAD (AP) - Mirim Lee took the lead into the final round of the Kia Classic two years ago and was overhauled by Cristie Kerr, who ...
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - The final day lasted longer than Dustin Johnson wanted. The outcome was what everyone expected.
KEY BISCAYNE, Fla. (AP) - The oldest player in the women's draw at the Miami Open, Venus Williams is looking forward to the next round ...
DALLAS (AP) - Adam Cracknell got his first hat trick in seven NHL seasons and the Dallas Stars handed the San Jose Sharks their fifth straight ...
SAN JOSE (AP) - A new coach is making the decisions after a pair of historically bad games. Nearly half the projected starters are sidelined.
SAN JOSE (AP) - Brandi Chastain looked at the assembled crowd in a tent under the rain and addressed former coach Tony DiCicco, who had just ...
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - Dustin Johnson and Phil Mickelson showed the simple side to the Dell Technologies Match Play. For three straight days in warmth, wind ...
FONTANA (AP) - While Dale Earnhardt Jr. prepared for his 600th NASCAR Cup Series race this weekend, he couldn't help thinking about his first time.
SANTA CLARA (AP) - Former San Francisco 49ers lineman Clay Matthews Sr., who was the patriarch of a famous football family, has died. He was 88.
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