View Mobile Site

Archive By Section - Pro Sports


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


« First  « Prev  147 148 149 150 151  Next »  Last »

Page 149 of 937

Articles by Section - Pro Sports


Woods feeling no pain, wants to compete again _ in time

JUPITER, Fla. (AP) - Tiger Woods said he had fusion surgery on his back because he could no longer tolerate the pain, and that he wants ...

May 24, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Yates, Evernham lead NASCAR Hall of Fame Class of 2018

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) - Robert Yates still remembers his college professor telling him he'd never make anything of himself.

May 24, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Spieth believes good vibes at Colonial can provide momentum

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) - Jordan Spieth always gets good vibes at Colonial, so his return to Hogan's Alley as defending champion might be coming ...

May 24, 2017 | | Pro Sports


49ers LB NaVorro Bowman ready to earn his starting spot back

SANTA CLARA (AP) - Go ahead, make NaVorro Bowman compete to earn his starting spot back after a devastating Achilles injury.

May 23, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Raiders receivers get chance to learn from Megatron

ALAMEDA (AP) - When Amari Cooper arrived at practice this week for the Oakland Raiders, he immediately was drawn to a special guest instructor.

May 23, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Irving’s 42, LeBron’s 34 pushes Cavs past Celtic

CLEVELAND (AP) - Kyrie Irving took over in the second half and finished with 42 points, LeBron James added 34 and the Cleveland Cavaliers moved within ...

May 23, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Senators beat Penguins to force Game 7

OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) - Craig Anderson and the Ottawa Senators bounced back nicely two days after a blowout loss put them on the brink of elimination.

May 23, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Lester pitches 4-hitter as Cubs beat Cueto, Giants

CHICAGO (AP) - Jon Lester pitched a four-hitter for Chicago's first complete game of the season, and the Cubs beat Johnny Cueto and the San ...

May 23, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Bour’s four hits helps Marlins hold off Athletics

OAKLAND - Justin Bour matched his career high with four hits including his fourth home run in five games to highlight Miami's best offensive game ...

May 23, 2017 | | Pro Sports


LeBron struggles, exchanges words with fan after loss

CLEVELAND (AP) - LeBron James' frustrating night kept going after one of the worst playoff games of his splendid career.

May 23, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Nashville Predators reach 1st Stanley Cup Final

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Different players just keep stepping up for the Nashville Predators, and now their magical postseason run has an even bigger destination: the ...

May 23, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Indy 500 winners Dixon, Franchitti robbed

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - After winning the Indianapolis 500 pole, collecting a $100,000 check and doing the usual interview circuit, Scott Dixon tried to relax.

May 23, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Panik homers as Giants beat Cubs

CHICAGO (AP) - Joe Panik felt a little better the past couple days in St. Louis. He felt a lot better after his performance Monday night.

May 23, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Cavs coach defends LeBron

INDEPENDENCE, Ohio (AP) - LeBron James was nowhere to be seen, staying behind the scenes, keeping a low profile.

May 23, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Curry helps Warriors sweep Spurs

SAN ANTONIO (AP) - Golden State made sure the inevitable was unavoidable.

May 23, 2017 | | Pro Sports


1 2 3 4 5  Next »  Last »

Page 2 of 29


Please wait ...