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Former Stanford star returns as USF coach

STANFORD (AP) - At 3:30 a.m. on a brutally cold morning while leaving the Ukraine, her U.S. teammates already on the bus outside the hotel, Jennifer Azzi stopped for a group of begging, poverty-stricken elderly women and handed out all of her remaining currency and her extra clothes.

March 19, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Bracket busters abound

The NCAA Tournament Friday saw its first true bracket-buster.

March 19, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Cal QB Goff gets tested at pro day

BERKELEY (AP) - Jared Goff had finished the scripted part of his pro day when the Cleveland Browns made a special request.

March 19, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Cain makes first appearance, Posey hits 1st HR in Giants win

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) - Matt Cain pitched into the third inning in his first start this spring, Buster Posey had three hits and drove in three runs and the San Francisco Giants beat the San Diego Padres 15-6 Friday night.

March 19, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Barreto hits 3-run homer in A’s loss

GOODYEAR, Ariz. (AP) - Carlos Santana had two hits and Joey Butler hit a grand slam on Friday, powering the Cleveland Indians to a 10-8 win over the Oakland Athletics.

March 19, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Cano homers in Mariners’ tie with Oakland Athletics

MESA, Ariz. (AP) - Robinson Cano belted a single that didn't count and followed with a two-run homer in the Seattle Mariners' 11-11 tie with the Oakland Athletics on Thursday.

March 18, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Kemp homers off Peavy as Padres fall to SF

PEORIA, Ariz. (AP) - Matt Kemp hit his first home run of the spring and singled against erratic Giants starter Jake Peavy in the San Diego Padres' 8-4 loss to San Francisco on Thursday night.

March 18, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Coyotes beat Sharks on Doan’s late goal

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) - Shane Doan scored with 1:31 left, Mike Smith stopped 27 shots in his first home game in nearly four months and the Arizona Coyotes took advantage of two disallowed goals to beat the San Jose Sharks 3-1 Thursday night.

March 18, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Deal: Donald Penn stays with Raiders

ALAMEDA (AP) - Donald Penn's suitcase was packed and he was all set to take a cross-country flight to visit the New York Giants when the Oakland Raiders finally upped their contract offer.

March 18, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Chip Kelly on Kap: ‘I’d love to have him.’

STANFORD (AP) - While others speculate whether Colin Kaepernick wants to remain in San Francisco or if the 49ers still want him as their quarterback, first-year coach Chip Kelly is publicly committed to him.

March 18, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Kissee twirls 1-hit shutout for Manteca

Haighley Kissee got all the run support she needed in the first inning, and the pitcher was backed by a stellar defensive effort in Manteca's 6-0 over visiting Kimball on Wednesday.

March 17, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Stanton, Bonds tee off in spring training

JUPITER, Fla. (AP) - Miami slugger Giancarlo Stanton and hitting coach Barry Bonds showed off their home run prowess at spring training.

March 16, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Samardzija, Iwakuma struggle as Mariners rally to beat Giants

PEORIA, Ariz. (AP) - Leonys Martin and Luis Sardinas homered in Seattle's 6-run third inning against San Francisco starter Jeff Samardzija, and the Mariners rallied for a 9-6 win over the Giants on Wednesday.

March 16, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Nadal holds off upstart Zverev

INDIAN WELLS (AP) - Rafael Nadal rallied from a set down and fought off a match point in the third set to beat Alexander Zverev 6-7 (8), 6-0, 7-5 Wednesday and reach the quarterfinals of the BNP Paribas Open in pursuit of a fourth title.

March 16, 2016 | | Pro Sports


FIFA acknowledges bribes

GENEVA (AP) - FIFA acknowledged Wednesday that past World Cups were awarded based on bribes, and the organization wants U.S. prosecutors to give it "tens of millions of dollars" seized from former FIFA officials who skimmed cash from broadcasting rights.

March 16, 2016 | Jim Joe | Pro Sports


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Preds win from ousting Ducks to reach 1st Stanley Cup Final

NASVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - The Nashville Predators don't have their top center, and their captain is day to day with an upper-body injury.

May 21, 2017 | | Pro Sports


San Jose hands FC Dallas first loss on Hyka’s goal

FRISCO, Texas (AP) - Jahmir Hyka scored on a spectacular move in the 81st minute and the San Jose Earthquakes handed FC Dallas its first loss ...

May 21, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Sweden beats Canada in shootout to win ice hockey worlds

COLOGNE, Germany (AP) - Telling himself to stay calm, Henrik Lundqvist stopped all three shots he faced in the shootout and Sweden dethroned two-time defending champion ...

May 21, 2017 | | Pro Sports


With no Triple Crown in play, Belmont lacks a singular buzz

BALTIMORE (AP) - Cloud Computing stole the Preakness, and any hope of a Triple Crown in the Belmont Stakes.

May 21, 2017 | Jim Joe | Pro Sports


Langer wins to tie Nicklaus mark of 8 major senior titles

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) - Bernhard Langer pulled away from the other contenders - and pulled even with Jack Nicklaus.

May 21, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Near-flawless Lexi Thompson wins wire-to-wire at Kingsmill

WILLIAMSBURG, Va. (AP) - Lexi Thompson hopes she can finally put the ANA Inspiration rules mess behind her.

May 21, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Nelson’s Four Seasons finale: Horschel over Day in playoff

IRVING, Texas (AP) - Billy Horschel had missed four straight cuts when he arrived at TPC Four Seasons, a course he was never particularly fond of.

May 21, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Fishing isn’t worth dying in raging Sierra creeks

Several years ago my friend Darrell Phillips - the former publisher of the Manteca Bulletin -drowned while trying to cross a bridge in high water. Ordinarily ...

May 21, 2017 | Don MOYER | Pro Sports


Finals are 1 win away for Warriors with Spurs on brink

SAN ANTONIO (AP) - San Antonio's sense of humor was still there Sunday.

May 21, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Zaza Pachulia expected to be enemy No. 1 for Spurs fans

OAKLAND (AP) - Stephen Curry pulled Zaza Pachulia aside and made one thing clear to the Warriors big man: We got your back.

May 20, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Giants rally to beat Cardinals

ST. LOUIS (AP) - Eduardo Nunez doubled in two runs in the ninth inning and the San Francisco Giants rallied to defeat the St. Louis Cardinals ...

May 20, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Canha’s 10th-inning homer leads A’s past Red Sox

OAKLAND (AP) - Mark Canha hit a leadoff homer in the 10th, one inning after Jackie Bradley Jr. robbed a potential game-winning homer by Oakland and ...

May 20, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Dibben wins stage, Bennett into Tour of California lead

BIG BEAR LAKE (AP) - George Bennett woke up Friday feeling downright miserable.

May 20, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Cavs send Celtics to record loss, lead series 2-0

BOSTON (AP) - LeBron James scored 30 points, Kevin Love had 21 points and 12 rebounds, and the Cleveland Cavaliers steamrolled the Boston Celtics 130-86 on ...

May 20, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Westbrook, Harden, Leonard finalists for NBA MVP

NEW YORK (AP) - LeBron James will have to settle for trying to win another NBA title. He isn't even a finalist for the MVP ...

May 20, 2017 | | Pro Sports


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