CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) - Panthers Pro Bowl defensive end Greg Hardy was released from jail on $17,000 bond Wednesday, one day after being arrested on charges of assault on a female and communicating threats. Hardy left jail wearing sweatpants and a black tank top but did not comment. Charlotte Mecklenburg County Judge Rebecca Thorne Tin called Hardy a potential threat and ordered him not to have any contact with the accuser and to attend three Alcoholic Anonymous meetings per week.
BEREA, Ohio (AP) - The moment that rocked Cleveland, when NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell announced Johnny Manziel was coming, even wobbled one of the Browns.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Trevor Lewis scored his fourth goal of the postseason, Jonathan Quick made 21 saves, and the Los Angeles Kings forced a seventh game in the Freeway Faceoff series with a 2-1 victory over the Anaheim Ducks in Game 6 on Wednesday night.
STANFORD, California (AP) - United States coach Jurgen Klinsmann says his team has some serious catching up to do a month before its World Cup opener.
DETROIT (AP) - Stan Van Gundy has agreed to a $35-million, five-year contract to be the Detroit Pistons' coach and president of basketball operations, a person with knowledge of the details said.
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - Russell Westbrook scored 38 points and made three free throws with 6.4 seconds remaining, and the Oklahoma City Thunder overcame a seven-point deficit in the final 50 seconds to beat the Los Angeles Clippers 105-104 on Tuesday night to go up 3-2 in the Western Conference semifinals.
DANVILLE (AP) - Rohan Dennis of Australia bolted to the front within the final 300 yards to win the hot and hilly third stage and reduce Bradley Wiggins' race lead at the Tour of California on Tuesday.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Mike Minor pitched three-hit ball into the seventh inning and Evan Gattis drove in a run with his first career triple as the Atlanta Braves beat the San Francisco Giants for the first time in five tries this season, 5-0 on Tuesday night.
OAKLAND (AP) - Brandon Moss homered twice and Drew Pomeranz and three relievers combined on a four-hit shutout as the Oakland Athletics beat the Chicago White Sox 9-0 on Tuesday night for their sixth consecutive win.
NEW YORK (AP) - NBA owners discussed Donald Sterling's CNN interview and the plans to terminate his ownership of the Los Angeles Clippers on Tuesday in the third meeting of the advisory/finance committee.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - NBA Hall of Famer Magic Johnson says Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling has badly outdated views about minorities and is shockingly ignorant about HIV and AIDS for such a prominent public figure.
PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. (AP) - Here's a suggestion for how Adam Scott should spend Sunday afternoon in the Bahamas.
PITTSBURGH (AP) - New York Rangers coach Alain Vigneault had trouble finding the words to describe goaltender Henrik Lundqvist.
EL SEGUNDO (AP) - The Los Angeles Kings are facing their fifth playoff elimination game of the spring.
NEW YORK (AP) - LeBron James had done his part to put the Miami Heat in control of the Eastern Conference semifinals, and one last free throw was meaningless except to him.
ATLANTA (AP) - For a 30-year-old rookie prone to timely hits, Adonis Garcia is making his new teammates glad to have him aboard.
OAKLAND (AP) - Chris Davis hit a three-run shot in the first inning for his 27th homer to back rookie Tyler Wilson's impressive spot start ...
SANTA CLARA (AP) - Quinton Dial is running with the first-team defense for the San Francisco 49ers, who are looking to once again turn a young ...
KAZAN, Russia (AP) - The women are getting it done at the world swimming championships.
NAPA (AP) - Reggie McKenzie knew it would take some time to build the Oakland Raiders the way he wanted to after being hired as general ...
OAKLAND (AP) - Perhaps more than any other position in football, wide receivers are forced to depend on teammates for success.
SELMA, Ala. (AP) - Protest marches have been part of Selma's civil rights fabric since 1965, but an 860-mile trek to Washington had a minister ...
OAKLAND . (AP) - Mark Canha's afternoon began on the Oakland bench, not unusual considering the slump he's been in.
SANTA CLARA (AP) - Two players the San Francisco 49ers could not depend upon last year will be counted on to play big roles this season.
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) - The San Francisco Giants nearly added to their impressive collection of two-out rallies Sunday after being held to only one hit through ...
SAN JOSE (AP) - Diego Valeri sent a penalty kick careening off the crossbar in the 75th minute and the Portland Timbers settled for scoreless tie ...
CANTON, Ohio (AP) - The Pro Football Hall of Fame will allow Junior Seau's daughter to speak in an interview after his bust is unveiled ...
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Clayton Kershaw and Mike Trout made history at Dodger Stadium on Saturday. It was the first time that a reigning MVP from ...
NAPA (AP) - Sio Moore walked up to the assembled media members and began his news conference by saying "Remember me?"
LONG POND, Pa. (AP) - Joey Logano was the first leader to fade, his tank empty with three laps left.