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US beats Spain in men’s basketball, will play for gold

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) - Gone was the all-offense, all-action play that turned the last two gold-medal games into classics.

August 19, 2016 | | Pro Sports


US beats Italy for gold in women’s water polo

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) - Ashleigh Johnson and KK Clark joined a couple of Brazilian dancers for a samba lesson. Maggie Steffens grabbed an American flag for the party on the pool deck. One by one, the players draped their gold medals around the neck of grieving coach Adam Krikorian.

August 19, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Ramirez-Stevenson Olympic final could be boxing classic

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) - The two most successful nations in Olympic boxing history somehow haven't faced each other with a gold medal on the line in 20 years.

August 19, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Volleyball classic: US men lose 5-set semifinal to Italy

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) - Max Holt did a little bit of everything. At the net, digging balls from just off the floor, finishing points with big, leaping swings.

August 19, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Devastating loss for champion US wrestler Jordan Burroughs

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) - U.S. wrestler Jordan Burroughs came to the Rio Olympics expecting to build a legacy so great he could transcend his sport.

August 19, 2016 | | Pro Sports


California prepares for season-opening trip to Australia

BERKELEY (AP) - Before California coach Sonny Dykes could even think about designing a game plan for the season opener against Hawaii, he had to devise a strategy to deal with playing a game on the other side of the world.

August 19, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Howard, Zimmerman cleared of drug allegations

NEW YORK (AP) - Philadelphia's Ryan Howard and Washington's Ryan Zimmerman have been cleared by Major League Baseball of allegations they used banned performance-enhancing substances.

August 19, 2016 | | Pro Sports


NBA chooses New Orleans for 2017 All-Star Game

NEW ORLEANS (AP) - The NBA has decided to hold the 2017 All-Star Game in New Orleans after taking the midseason event out of North Carolina because of a state law that limits anti-discrimination protections for lesbian, gay and transgender people.

August 19, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Si Woo Kim shoots Wyndham-record 10-under 60 to take lead

GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) - Si Woo Kim and Lucas Glover had putts for 59 on another low-scoring day in the Wyndham Championship.

August 19, 2016 | | Pro Sports


MLB may consider limits on pitching changes

HOUSTON (AP) - Limiting pitching changes, restricting defensive shifts, altering the strike zone and installing pitch clocks are among the ideas Major League Baseball may consider as it undertakes a multiyear review of the game that could include the sport's most radical changes in decades.

August 19, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Steelers’ Harrison willing to talk PEDs after NFL’s deadline

PITTSBURGH (AP) - Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker James Harrison is willing to meet with the NFL to discuss an alleged link to performance-enhancing drugs - but only five days after a deadline the league has imposed while threatening him and three other players with indefinite suspensions.

August 19, 2016 | | Pro Sports


US beats France 86-67, advances to women’s basketball final

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) - It's rare to see the U.S. women's basketball team struggle during the Olympics. Then again, they've had Sue Bird running the show for over a decade.

August 19, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Giants place Cain on 15-day disabled list with sore back

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Giants right-hander Matt Cain has been placed on the 15-day disabled list with a lower back strain.

August 19, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Giants finally get some offense in win over Mets

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Madison Bumgarner had stymied the New York Mets over the years with his pitching. This time, the Giants' ace turned the tables and delivered the big blow with his bat.

August 19, 2016 | | Pro Sports


49ers QB Colin Kaepernick resumes throwing during practice

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) - Colin Kaepernick threw dozens of passes on the side during the 49ers' joint practice Thursday with the Denver Broncos, signaling the quarterback's return from a sore passing shoulder.

August 19, 2016 | | Pro Sports


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Australia’s Minjee Lee wins Blue Bay LPGA in China

HAINAN, China (AP) - Minjee Lee got up-and-down one last time at Jian Lake on Sunday to win the Blue Bay LPGA for her second victory ...

October 23, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Run game led by Rodgers helps Bucs past 49ers

SANTA CLARA (AP) - Missing their top two running backs and trailing by 14 points, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers' decision to stick with the running game ...

October 23, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Seattle, Arizona deadlock

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) - Seattle's Stephen Hauschka and Arizona's Chandler Catanzaro missed short field goals that would have won it in overtime and the ...

October 23, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Feilhaber assures Sporting KC playoff spot

KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) - Benny Feilhaber had a goal and an assist, Tim Melia had four saves and Sporting Kansas City secured a playoff spot ...

October 23, 2016 | | Pro Sports


How Indians, Cubs matchup for Series

A look at the best-of-seven World Series between the Chicago Cubs and Cleveland Indians:

October 23, 2016 | | Pro Sports


DUELING DROUGHTS

CHICAGO (AP) - At long, long last, it's true: Either the Chicago Cubs or Cleveland Indians will win the World Series.

October 23, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Logano wins Talladega to advance in playoffs

TALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) - When an engine failure knocked title favorite Martin Truex Jr. from NASCAR's playoffs, the rest of the top contenders got a ...

October 23, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Raiders beat Jacksonville; 5-2 for first time since ‘01

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) - Oakland Raiders coach Jack Del Rio heard boos throughout his return to Jacksonville. Most of them weren't directed at him.

October 23, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Sixth straight SF loss

SANTA CLARA (AP) - The move from Blaine Gabbert to Colin Kaepernick has done little to spark San Francisco's struggling offense. There seems to be ...

October 23, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Cousins hopes new coach, new arena help boost Kings

SACRAMENTO (AP) - In six seasons in the NBA, ultra-talented Sacramento big man DeMarcus Cousins has already had six coaches and hasn't come close to ...

October 21, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Golden State expects growing pains with addition of Durant

OAKLAND (AP) - Steve Kerr fully expects plenty of growing pains for the Golden State Warriors as Kevin Durant finds his way on a new-look, superstar ...

October 21, 2016 | | Pro Sports


It’s still the Warriors as the team to catch out West

The Associated Press

October 21, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Raiders, Jaguars look to build on better-than-usual starts

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) - The Oakland Raiders and Jacksonville Jaguars already are off to better-than-usual starts this season.

October 21, 2016 | | Pro Sports


49ers hope to fix run defense before facing Bucs

SANTA CLARA (AP) - After getting run over for three straight weeks by backs such as Ezekiel Elliott, David Johnson and LeSean McCoy, the beleaguered San ...

October 21, 2016 | | Pro Sports


49ers hope Mike Davis can fill injury void

SANTA CLARA (AP) - San Francisco 49ers running back Mike Davis' production can only go up after his weight went down entering his second season.

October 21, 2016 | | Pro Sports


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