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Rivals challenge American Pharoah’s Triple try

NEW YORK (AP) - All that separates American Pharoah from ending the longest drought in horse racing history - 37 years without a Triple Crown winner - is 1 1/2 miles and seven rivals determined to make him earn a victory in the Belmont Stakes.

June 04, 2015 | | Pro Sports


Ill Williams comes back again at French Open

PARIS (AP) - At changeovers in her French Open semifinal, an ill Serena Williams walked ever so slowly to the sideline, where even lowering herself to sit seemed difficult.

June 04, 2015 | | Pro Sports


Barca, Juve can show game’s good side

BERLIN (AP) - After one of soccer's most destructive scandals, the task facing Barcelona and Juventus in the Champions League final on Saturday seems simple. Showing the sport at its best, with an entertaining demonstration of artistry, should ensure that the limelight swings back on the players for at least a couple of hours.

June 04, 2015 | | Pro Sports


Matsuyama, Van Pelt tied at Memorial; Woods 9 behind

DUBLIN, Ohio (AP) - Hideki Matsuyama was bracing for a rough day at the Memorial and wound up with a share of the lead Thursday.

June 04, 2015 | | Pro Sports


FIFA president starts work on reforms

Two days after becoming the face of soccer corruption, disgraced FIFA President Sepp Blatter said Thursday he has already started working on ways to clean up the sport's governing body.

June 04, 2015 | | Pro Sports


With belief and depth, Chicago gets early jump on Lightning

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) - When the Chicago Blackhawks were seven minutes away from losing the Stanley Cup Final opener, it wasn't Jonathan Toews, Patrick Kane or Duncan Keith who stepped up and perpetuated this team's reputation for big-game grit.

June 04, 2015 | | Pro Sports


In Trinidad, Warner seen as ‘our Robin Hood’

PORT-OF-SPAIN, Trinidad (AP) - In one moment, Jack Warner is on TV telling his countrymen he fears for his life. An hour later, he's standing on a packed narrow street at a political rally, boasting that he fears nothing.

June 04, 2015 | | Pro Sports


After offseason WNBA set to begin 19th year

NEW YORK (AP) - Domestic violence, absent marquee players and Isiah Thomas lobbying to become a potential owner has made for a busy WNBA offseason.

June 04, 2015 | | Pro Sports


Silver: No suggestion of corruption in world basketball

OAKLAND (AP) - NBA Commissioner Adam Silver said Thursday there has been "absolutely no suggestion" of any wrongdoing with basketball's international governing body like the scandal that has rocked soccer.

June 04, 2015 | | Pro Sports


Obama honors World Series champion SF Giants

WASHINGTON (AP) - Visits to the White House have become as routine as Madison Bumgarner's postseason dominance for the San Francisco Giants.

June 04, 2015 | | Pro Sports


Lincecum makes changes to get back on track

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - The long hair and glasses are gone. Tim Lincecum has turned to a short 'do with a fuller patch of hair in the middle and an occasional headband to hold it all in place.

June 04, 2015 | | Pro Sports


Gray and A’s send Tigers to 6th straight loss

DETROIT (AP) - No matter how badly things are going for the Oakland Athletics, they have a good feeling every fifth day.

June 03, 2015 | | Pro Sports


Blackhawks rally to stun Tampa Bay 2-1 in opener

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) - After 53 minutes of scoreless frustration, the Chicago Blackhawks needed less than two minutes more to roar back on top in the Stanley Cup Final opener.

June 03, 2015 | | Pro Sports


Djokovic beats 9-time French Open champ Nadal in quarters

PARIS (AP) - There was no trophy, and no title, on offer for Novak Djokovic at Court Philippe Chatrier.

June 03, 2015 | | Pro Sports


American Pharoah is Belmont favorite

NEW YORK (AP) - Bob Baffert and the rest of the group in charge of American Pharoah could smile and laugh Wednesday after the Triple Crown hopeful landed in the No. 5 post position for the Belmont Stakes.

June 03, 2015 | | Pro Sports


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NFL to interview Matthew, Peppers, Harrison in PEDs probe

NEW YORK (AP) - Clay Matthews, Julius Peppers and James Harrison will be interviewed next month by NFL officials in connection to a media report that ...

June 24, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Djokovic seeks next step toward Golden Slam

The Associated Press

June 24, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Arizona-born Matthews goes 1st in NHL draft; Finns follow

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) - On the heels of the NHL expanding into Las Vegas, the Toronto Maple Leafs pinned their future on Arizona-raised center Auston ...

June 24, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Rahm, Hurley III share lead at Quicken Loans National

BETHESDA, Md. (AP) - Jon Rahm was surprised about the level of fan support he has received at the Quicken Loans National, far away from his ...

June 24, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Soccer officials in Americas to discuss future joint events

NEW YORK (AP) - After staging a successful expanded Copa America in the United States for the tournament's 100th anniversary, soccer officials intend to discuss ...

June 24, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Rahm turns pro, takes early lead at Quicken Loans National

BETHESDA, Md. (AP) - Jon Rahm couldn't remember a single shot he took in a professional debut to remember. Ernie Els recalled shots he hit ...

June 24, 2016 | | Pro Sports


LeBron out of Olympics, leaving Melo alone to chase history

NEW YORK (AP) - With LeBron James taking a pass, Carmelo Anthony alone will have a chance to become the most-decorated Olympian in men's basketball ...

June 24, 2016 | | Pro Sports


76ers take Ben Simmons with No. 1 pick in NBA draft

NEW YORK (AP) - Ben Simmons went from Down Under to the top of the NBA draft, and a record number of international players followed.

June 24, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Trades are part of NBA draft day

NEW YORK (AP) - The long wait to find out which NBA team would be in his future was over in a hurry for Domantas Sabonis.

June 24, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Giants beat Pirates for 12th win 14 games

PITTSBURGH (AP) - A makeshift lineup was more than enough for the San Francisco Giants.

June 24, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Semien, Davis lead A’s to win over Angels

ANAHEIM (AP) - It had been more than three weeks since an Oakland Athletics starting pitcher got a win. In the 17 games during that stretch ...

June 24, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Warriors select Vanderbilt’s Damian Jones in first round

OAKLAND (AP) - The Golden State Warriors got the big man they were looking for and then went looking for a supplemental pick.

June 24, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Kings take Papagiannis, Labissiere, Richardson

SACRAMENTO (AP) - When the point guards the Sacramento Kings were targeting went off the board before they were set to pick at No. 8, general ...

June 24, 2016 | | Pro Sports


‘I think I’m ready:’ Simmons hopes to be NBA draft top pick

NEW YORK (AP) - Ben Simmons has the sneaker deal and the TV show, so off the court he already has the look of a star.

June 23, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Derrick Rose traded from Bulls to Knicks

NEW YORK (AP) - Derrick Rose was once writing a great NBA story, the hometown kid leading the Chicago Bulls to their greatest heights since Michael ...

June 23, 2016 | | Pro Sports


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