MANILA, Philippines (AP) - Boxing star Manny Pacquiao said Thursday that he respects Nike's decision to sever ties with him over his comments about gay relationships but stood pat on his opposition to same-sex marriage and added he's happy that "a lot of people were alarmed by the truth."
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Camilo Villegas hasn't make a cut all year and has only broken 70 one time in four previous trips to Riviera, so it was mildly surprising to see him with an 8-under 63 to build a three-shot lead Thursday in the Northern Trust Open.
NEW YORK (AP) - AL Cy Young Award winner Dallas Keuchel received the steepest increase among the 156 players in salary arbitration this year, according to a study by The Associated Press.
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) - David Price made his first big-money throws of spring training as Boston's prized offseason acquisition, while new Diamondbacks ace Zack Greinke began Day 1 with his new club by drilling on the basics of covering first base.
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) - Driving a car he believes is unbeatable, Dale Earnhardt Jr. added to his family legacy at Daytona International Speedway on the anniversary of his father's death.
SUNRISE, Fla. (AP) - These days, the more time the Sharks spend away from San Jose, the better.
SACRAMENTO (AP) - Despite coming up empty in his attempts to make a roster move before the NBA trade deadline Thursday, Sacramento general manager Vlade Divac remains confident that the Kings can still make the playoffs.
OAKLAND (AP) - With a 48-4 record and last year's NBA championship trophy in their possession, the Golden State Warriors had little need for upgraded at the trade deadline.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Blake Griffin apologized Tuesday for punching a Los Angeles Clippers staff member last month, saying he wishes he could take back the incident that left him with a broken right hand and the employee with facial injuries.
The Detroit Pistons and Charlotte Hornets are on the board, not waiting until the NBA's trade deadline on Thursday to make moves they hope will bolster their playoffs chances this season.
SACRAMENTO (AP) - The Sacramento Kings have fired assistant coach Vance Walberg.
AURORA, Colo. (AP) - Safety David Bruton Jr., one of several Denver Broncos defenders set to become a free agent, wishes the NFL was more like the NBA.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - The road to the Masters starts on the other side of the country for Rory McIlroy.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - With 97 percent of the venues in existence or already planned by private investors, organizers of Los Angeles' bid for the 2024 Olympics are promising a prudent and responsible approach to running the games that would be entirely privately financed.
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.
SINGAPORE (AP) - Inbee Park used her self-described "amazing" putting to win the HSBC Women's Champions tournament by one stroke on Sunday after closing with ...
MEXICO CITY (AP) - The only elevation that mattered at the Mexico Championship is how much higher Dustin Johnson can go.
SANTA CLARA (AP) - Colin Kaepernick is a free agent after opting out of his San Francisco 49ers contract Friday.
MESA, Ariz. (AP) - Johnny Cueto is finally scheduled to arrive at San Francisco Giants camp on Friday, and the Dominican right-hander will likely not pitch ...
LAS VEGAS (AP) - Ray Bowles scored 26 points and made 11 for 12 foul shots and Pacific withstood a career-high 41 points from Pepperdine's ...
ATLANTA (AP) - Kyrie Irving scored 43 points, LeBron James had 38 and the Cleveland Cavaliers set an NBA regular-season record with 25 3-pointers in a ...
NEW YORK (AP) - A combined record of 60-0, with 41 knockouts. A likely full Barclays Center. Network television.
MEXICO CITY (AP) - Sore ribs or sore stomach, it doesn't seem to matter to Rory McIlroy. After being gone for seven weeks, he took ...
LAS VEGAS (AP) - Georges St. Pierre has officially returned to the UFC, and the longtime mixed martial arts hero already has a villainous new foil.
MEXICO CITY (AP) - Rory McIlroy had more trouble with his stomach than his ribs. The golf was just fine.
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CHICAGO (AP) - The Golden State Warriors have signed forward Matt Barnes, adding the edgy veteran after losing Kevin Durant to a knee injury.
SAN JOSE (AP) - Marcus Sorensen and Aaron Dell are parlaying solid play into important ice time as the San Jose Sharks get ready for the ...
CHICAGO (AP) - Coach Steve Kerr was bracing for the worst after Kevin Durant injured his left leg. Instead, he and the Golden State Warriors were ...