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NASCAR’S new charters create puzzling payouts for drivers

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) - NASCAR's new charter system was introduced as a monumental moment in auto racing - a triumphant merger between a one-time dictatorship and a group of team owners finally organized enough to demand their fair share of the financials.

February 17, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Nike dumps Manny Pacquiao

LOS ANGELES (AP) - Manny Pacquiao's latest disparaging comments about gays have cost him a contract with Nike.

February 17, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Israel’s first NBA player’s breakout season

TEL AVIV, Israel (AP) - When Omri Casspi was 13, his family took him on a Bar Mitzvah trip to the United States, the highlight of which was a visit to New York City where the Israeli youngster stood in front of Madison Square Garden and boldly vowed he would one day play there.

February 17, 2016 | | Pro Sports


SF’s Bochy recovering from shoulder surgery

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) - Madison Bumgarner approached Bruce Bochy and jokingly offered his manager a big hug after an offseason apart.

February 17, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Chris Bosh resumes taking blood thinners

MIAMI (AP) - Chris Bosh is back on blood thinners to treat a clot that formed in his leg, the second straight year the Miami Heat forward has dealt with such a situation over the All-Star break.

February 16, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Lee goes to Charlotte in 3-team deal

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) - The Charlotte Hornets acquired veteran swingman Courtney Lee from the Grizzlies in a three-team trade that will help bolster the team's perimeter shooting and defense after losing Michael Kidd-Gilchrist for the season to a shoulder injury.

February 16, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Pistons acquire Harris from Magic

DETROIT (AP) - With a playoff spot within reach this year, the Detroit Pistons made a trade they hope will benefit them both now and in the future.

February 16, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Picking Olympic roster is tough task for US men’s basketball

TORONTO (AP) - In another Olympic sport, the U.S. might be dreaming of a gold-silver-bronze medals sweep.

February 16, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Goodell earned $34 million in 2014

NEW YORK (AP) - NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell earned just over $34 million for 2014, according to the league's tax filing released Tuesday.

February 16, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Gibbs Racing looks to stay hot, end Daytona 500 drought

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) - Joe Gibbs has made it perfectly clear to his drivers: Even if they win every exhibition race at Daytona International Speedway, it's the Daytona 500 that matters most.

February 16, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Rousey thought about suicide after loss to Holm

LOS ANGELES (AP) - Ronda Rousey says she had dark thoughts including suicide after she lost her bantamweight title to Holly Holm in Australia last year, her first defeat since joining UFC.

February 16, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Chase Elliott’s Daytona pole boosts expectations even higher

HAMPTON, Ga. (AP) - Bill Elliott grabbed the microphone, faced reporters and blurted out "I'm the father."

February 15, 2016 | | Pro Sports


McIlroy and Fowler set for primetime match

For the first time in more than a decade, golf is getting another prime-time exhibition. Except this one will be live - under the lights.

February 15, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Heartbreaking finish at Pebble comes with optimism for Mickelson

PEBBLE BEACH (AP) - The 5-foot birdie putt to force a playoff at Pebble Beach spun out of the left edge of the cup, and Phil Mickelson couldn't believe it. He bent over and braced himself, the left hand on his knee and the right hand on top of the putter.

February 15, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Playoff race resumes

TORONTO (AP) - The All-Star Game is over, a few more days off await before play resumes and what's commonly called the second half of the NBA season is about to begin.

February 15, 2016 | | Pro Sports


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49ers sign guard Zane Beadles to three-year deal

SANTA CLARA (AP) - The San Francisco 49ers have landed an experienced left guard who could fit right in and replace departed Alex Boone.

March 23, 2016 | | Pro Sports


With Obama, Castro watching, Rays beat Cuban team

HAVANA (AP) - When Kevin Kiermaier slid into home for the Tampa Bay Rays' first run of the day, President Barack Obama flung his arms wide ...

March 23, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Pence hits 2 HRs, Giants tie D’backs

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) - Hunter Pence hit two prodigious home runs, giving him five long balls this spring, and a split squad of San Francisco Giants ...

March 23, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Chop blocks eliminated, PAT snaps from 15 permanent

BOCA RATON, Fla. (AP) - The chop block has been entirely outlawed from NFL games, and extra-point kicks snapped from the 15-yard line are now permanent.

March 23, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Rollins homers, White Sox beat Giants’

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) - Jake Peavy described his latest outing as encouraging. After pitching to an 8.53 ERA in his first four starts, he certainly ...

March 23, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Santiago pitches into 7th as Angels beat A’s

TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) - Hector Santiago pitched into the seventh inning, Andrelton Simmons hit a two-run homer and the Los Angeles Angels beat the Oakland Athletics ...

March 22, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Spieth gets longtime friend in Match group

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - Defending champion Rory McIlroy will face a player he knows very little about in the Dell Match Play.

March 22, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Howard upset by being called a cheater

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - Dwight Howard is surprised and disappointed that he's being labeled a cheater.

March 22, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Fallout over criticism of females

INDIAN WELLS (AP) - The former tournament director at Indian Wells who now runs the WTA Tour calls his successor's critical comments about women's ...

March 22, 2016 | | Pro Sports


It’s a catch! No it’s not!

BOCA RATON, Fla. (AP) - It's a catch.

March 22, 2016 | | Pro Sports


3-point play with 8.2 seconds left lifts Stanford

STANFORD (AP) - Lili Thompson had to forget her miss that could have cost Stanford its season. There was still time left.

March 22, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Pence homers in Giants’ loss to A’s

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) - Hunter Pence hit a home run and Jeff Samardzija pitched six innings in the San Francisco Giants' 6-4 loss to the Oakland ...

March 22, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Bulls rally late for a victory over the Kings

CHICAGO (AP) - The Chicago Bulls have been in the habit of playing down to the level of their competition this season.

March 22, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Green, Warriors nip Timberwolves in close call

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - The San Antonio Spurs have given the rest of the NBA a defensive blueprint for beating the Golden State Warriors.

March 22, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Tourney director: women ‘ride on coattails of men’

INDIAN WELLS . (AP) - The tournament director of the BNP Paribas Open criticized the WTA Tour on Sunday, saying women's pro tennis players "ride on ...

March 20, 2016 | | Pro Sports


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