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The NBA 2003 draft class still going All-Star strong

TORONTO (AP) - On the night that he entered the NBA in 2003, someone asked LeBron James to assess the potential of the draft class that he was headlining as the No. 1 pick.

February 14, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Rookie youngest on Daytona 500 pole

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) - Chase Elliott was too young to really remember celebrating in victory lane with his father, dressed in a shirt that matched Bill Elliott's firesuit and a little finger pointed toward the sky because daddy was No. 1.

February 14, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Nishikori wins fourth straight Memphis title

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) - Kei Nishikori had practiced against teenager Taylor Fritz a few times over the past couple years without beating the American even once.

February 14, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Taylor rallies to capture Pebble Beach

PEBBLE BEACH (AP) - Vaughn Taylor is headed home to the Masters with his first PGA Tour victory in more than a decade, and he can't believe it.

February 14, 2016 | | Pro Sports


West rolls to record victory

TORONTO (AP) - Kobe Bryant said his NBA All-Star Game goodbye and the next generation of the West's best sent him off a winner, rolling to a record-setting 196-173 victory over the East on Sunday night.

February 14, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Skydiver dies after parachute malfunction

LODI (AP) - Authorities say a skydiver has died after crashing against a wall next a road near the Lodi Airport.

February 14, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Deal delays eviction threat for SF nuns feeding homeless

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Nuns who faced possible eviction from San Francisco's gritty Tenderloin district because of a rent increase have won a reprieve.

February 13, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Curry returns to Toronto at the height of his powers

TORONTO (AP) - When the Toronto Raptors signed Dell Curry in 1999 to provide some shooting on the perimeter, they also acquired two young children in the deal that would dart around the back hallways of the Air Canada Center dribbling basketballs and bouncing off the walls.

February 13, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Brewers trade Khris Davis to Athletics

MILWAUKEE (AP) - The Milwaukee Brewers have traded power-hitting outfielder Khris Davis to the Oakland Athletics for a pair of prospects.

February 13, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Kang flirts with 59, doesn’t even know it

PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. (AP) - Sung Kang didn't know anything about his amateur partner until he went on the Internet and looked up actor Ray Romano. He didn't realize the par at Monterey Peninsula was 71 until he scrambled for par on his final hole and realized while signing his card Friday that he set the course record with a career-low 60.

February 13, 2016 | | Pro Sports


It’s Kobe’s world, at least for 1 more All-Star weekend

TORONTO (AP) - Kobe Bryant answered questions in Spanish and Italian, raved about Canadian hospitality, showed off knowledge of both Greek basketball and English soccer. He announced plans to go to the Philippines and Taiwan, thanked fans from Japan and even asked a reporter how to say a phrase in Mandarin.

February 13, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Heat throws unexpected wrinkle into Olympic Marathon Trials

LOS ANGELES (AP) - After four years of measuring every workout, every race with stopwatches, the elite runners competing Saturday in the U.S. Olympic Team Marathon Trials might find their fate determined by the thermometer.

February 13, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Tony Stewart out of bed, streams update from treadmill

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) - Injured NASCAR star Tony Stewart is out of bed and walking again, entertaining fans while live-streaming from a treadmill Friday.

February 13, 2016 | | Pro Sports


FIFA ethics committee bans Jerome Valcke for 12 years

GENEVA (AP) - Jerome Valcke, Sepp Blatter's long-time right-hand man, was banned from all soccer-related activity for 12 years Friday for misconduct during his term as FIFA secretary general.

February 13, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Cain finally healthy, ready to rejoin SF Giants’ rotation

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - If the San Francisco Giants had any lingering concerns about Matt Cain's health, the veteran pitcher helped ease their minds with one impressive swing - on the golf course.

February 13, 2016 | | Pro Sports


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76ers take Fultz, Lakers grab Ball to start NBA draft

NEW YORK (AP) - Markelle Fultz, Lonzo Ball and the future of the NBA arrived Thursday night.

June 23, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Warriors pick up No. 38 pick Jordan Bell

OAKLAND (AP) - The Golden State Warriors didn't have a pick in Thursday night's draft but they moved quickly when the opportunity to grab ...

June 22, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Jordan Spieth shoots 63 to take lead

CROMWELL, Conn. (AP) - Jordan Spieth didn't take long to figure out TPC River Highlands.

June 22, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Best NHL expansion team ever?

LAS VEGAS (AP) - Vegas Golden Knights owner Bill Foley has repeatedly said he wants to win the Stanley Cup within the first six years of ...

June 22, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Devils on the clock with No. 1 pick

CHICAGO (AP) - The NHL stage belongs to Ray Shero and the New Jersey Devils. Then it goes right back to George McPhee and the Vegas ...

June 22, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Alysia Montano competes again while pregnant

SACRAMENTO (AP) - Alysia Montano took two laps at nationals while pregnant with her first child. It was only fair she do the same with baby ...

June 22, 2017 | | Pro Sports


A’s designate popular catcher Vogt for assignment

OAKLAND (AP) - Already told he would be cut, catcher Stephen Vogt asked the Oakland Athletics to announce his departure Thursday rather than be a distraction ...

June 22, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Raiders QB Derek Carr agrees to $125M extension

ALAMEDA (AP) - Raiders quarterback Derek Carr finalized a five-year contract extension Thursday that will keep him with the team through the 2022 season.

June 22, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Kings select De’Aaron Fox with 5th pick

SACRAMENTO (AP) - The Sacramento Kings' rebuilding project is undergoing a youth movement.

June 22, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Draft is next up during NBA’s days of deals

NEW YORK (AP) - Markelle Fultz is ready for the NBA draft. He's already learned about life at the trade deadline.

June 21, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Everyone is digging the long ball these days

Aaron Judge revealed that he received an invitation to the All-Star Home Run Derby, then promptly went out and hit another home run. Cody Bellinger ...

June 21, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Poche’ sets LSU wins mark, knocks Florida St. out of CWS

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) - Jared Poche' returned to LSU for his senior season for moments like this. His freshman teammate, Jake Slaughter, just started making his ...

June 21, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Kemp’s 2-run HR in 11th lifts Braves past Giants

ATLANTA (AP) - Matt Kemp hit a two-run homer off Cory Gearrin in the 11th inning to lift the Atlanta Braves to a 5-3 win over ...

June 21, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Connor McDavid wins first Hart Trophy as NHL MVP

LAS VEGAS (AP) - Connor McDavid won his first Hart Trophy. Hardly anybody in hockey believes it will be his last.

June 21, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Vegas holds all the cards in NHL expansion draft

The Associated Press

June 21, 2017 | | Pro Sports


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