View Mobile Site

Archive By Section - Pro Sports


SUPERSTARS MESH

OAKLAND (AP) - As shootaround wrapped up one morning last weekend, once Stephen Curry had concluded his methodical session flicking jumpers from every spot on the same practice court he always uses, Kevin Durant took a pass from the MVP's main rebounding man, Bruce Fraser, and let fly an extra-long 3-pointer from the right wing.

December 23, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Raiders eyeing AFC West title, bye

OAKLAND (AP) - The path for the Oakland Raiders is simple after they clinched their first playoff berth in 14 years. Win the final two games of the season starting with Indianapolis on Saturday and the Raiders will be AFC West champions and get a first-round bye.

December 23, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Not a California Classic: Awful Niners visit woeful Los Angeles Rams

LOS ANGELES (AP) - After San Francisco steamrolled the Rams 28-0 in coach Chip Kelly's debut three months ago, the 49ers could have never imagined they wouldn't win again before the late-season rematch.

December 23, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Durant scores 32 in 31 minutes, Warriors win

AUBURN HILLS, Mich. (AP) - The Golden State Warriors gave the Detroit Pistons a shot at an upset, turning the ball over more than they had in any game this season. They made up for mistakes by making a lot of shots.

December 23, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Cousins’ 32 leads Kings back against Minnesota

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - DeMarcus Cousins scored 32 points, including 21 in the second half, and the Sacramento Kings came back to beat the Minnesota Timberwolves 109-105 on Friday night.

December 23, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Oklahoma’s Joe Mixon tearfully apologizes for punching woman

NORMAN, Okla. (AP) - Oklahoma running back Joe Mixon made a tearful public apology Friday, more than two years after punching a woman and breaking bones in her face.

December 23, 2016 | | Pro Sports


NBA, players complete process of ratifying new labor deal

NEW YORK (AP) - The votes are in, and labor peace in the NBA is virtually assured for several years.

December 23, 2016 | | Pro Sports


A’s give Cuban $2M signing bonus

OAKLAND (AP) - Cuban right-hander Norge Ruiz agreed to a minor league contract with the Oakland Athletics that includes a $2 million signing bonus.

December 23, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Eagles prevent Giants from clinching playoff spot

PHILADELPHIA (AP) - If the New York Giants continue to play this way, they won't have much of an impact even if they make the playoffs.

December 23, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Down 19, Heat rally to honor Shaq’s night

MIAMI (AP) - Justise Winslow and Hassan Whiteside each finished with 23 points and 13 rebounds, and the Miami Heat rallied from 19 points down to beat the Los Angeles Lakers 115-107 on Thursday night.

December 23, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Idaho outscores Colorado State 61-50 in Potato Bowl

BOISE, Idaho (AP) - Idaho quarterback Matt Linehan made a strong statement with his play on the field Thursday night in the Famous Idaho Potato Bowl. He was just getting started.

December 23, 2016 | | Pro Sports


A look at some of 2016’s most inspiring sports moments

We watch sports to see who wins and loses, but also to be inspired - and 2016 offered plenty of examples of the latter, from a touching moment between two strangers on the Olympic track, to a little boy from a war-torn land who met his favorite soccer player, to a warm ovation fueled by empathy for a visiting NHL goalie.

December 23, 2016 | The Associated Press | Pro Sports


Raiders safety Reggie Nelson’s focus is beyond Pro Bowl

ALAMEDA (AP) - Oakland Raiders safety Reggie Nelson didn't spend much time celebrating his second straight selection for the Pro Bowl - and for good reason.

December 23, 2016 | | Pro Sports


NFL Fun Bunches: Titans, Raiders, Falcons, Redskins

This has not been the most watchable of NFL seasons, although the action and entertainment value has picked up in the second half of the schedule.

December 23, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Durant, Warriors rally for win against Nets

NEW YORK (AP) - The Golden State Warriors knew they would need energy and were missing the guy who often provides it, so they weren't totally surprised by their poor first half.

December 22, 2016 | | Pro Sports


1 2 3 4 5  Next »  Last »

Page 1 of 900

Articles by Section - Pro Sports


Cousins scores 31, Collison 26 as Kings top Nuggets

DENVER (AP) - With star center DeMarcus Cousins producing as expected, Darren Collison broke out of his offensive funk and pushed the Sacramento Kings to a ...

January 04, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Thomas’ 29 points, 15 assists send Celtics past Jazz

BOSTON (AP) - Isaiah Thomas had 29 points and a career-high 15 assists, and the Boston Celtics made 17 3-pointers for the second straight game in ...

January 04, 2017 | | Pro Sports


49ers need culture change

SANTA CLARA (AP) - Two years after asking to be held accountable if his San Francisco 49ers fall short of winning the Super Bowl, team CEO ...

January 02, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Draymond Green triple-double leads Golden State past Denver

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) - Draymond Green's putback with 28.9 seconds left gave him the final rebound for his second triple-double of the season, and ...

January 02, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Miami QB Kaaya going pro skipping his senior season

CORAL GABLES, Fla. (AP) - This is how much Brad Kaaya enjoyed his three years at Miami: The California kid decided along the way to become ...

January 02, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Raiders head into playoffs un certain about quarterback

ALAMEDA (AP) - After waiting 14 seasons to get back to the playoffs, the Oakland Raiders are searching for a healthy quarterback to lead them into ...

January 02, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Raiders, Texans not first to start playoffs with quarterback woes

DENVER (AP) - Connor Cook is an untested rookie. Brock Osweiler may have a feeling he's been here before.

January 02, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Raiders sign QB Garrett Gilbert to practice squad

ALAMEDA (AP) - The Oakland Raiders have signed quarterback Garrett Gilbert to the practice squad ahead of their first playoff game in 14 years.

January 02, 2017 | | Pro Sports


USC hits FG at gun, beats Penn State in epic Rose Bowl

PASADENA (AP) - After 98 combined points and 1,040 yards of spectacular offensive play, the highest-scoring Rose Bowl in history rested on the left foot ...

January 02, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Wisconsin wins Cotton; only Western Michigan loss

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) - Troy Fumagalli had highlight catches for Wisconsin even before the big tight end's leaping 8-yard touchdown in the fourth quarter and ...

January 02, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Get rich in 2017! Take Tiger at 20-1 to win the Masters

The most important thing to know about the coming year in sports:

January 02, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Appleby shines, Florida beats Iowa in Outback

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) - No. 20 Florida dominated the Outback with stingy defense and a persistent offense that did its job, too.

January 02, 2017 | | Pro Sports


US beats Switzerland to advance to world junior semifinal round

TORONTO (AP) - Jordan Greenway scored the go-ahead goal early in the third period and the United States held off Switzerland for a 3-2 victory in ...

January 02, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Shiffrin closes in on ski racing milestones

ZAGREB, Croatia (AP) - If Mikaela Shiffrin wins her 27th World Cup race in today's slalom, she will match the career achievement of one of ...

January 02, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Nadal in Australia, still aiming for major titles

BRISBANE, Australia (AP) - Rafael Nadal cuddled a koala on the banks of the river, something that has become a customary photo opportunity for celebrity players ...

January 02, 2017 | | Pro Sports


20 21 22 23 24  Next »  Last »

Page 22 of 25


Please wait ...