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Arbitrator says MLS coach fired over spanking, other issues

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) - The Philadelphia Union fired coach Peter Nowak in 2012 after getting complaints he hazed rookie players by spanking them so hard it hurt his hand, directed them to run 10 miles in warm weather without water, and was dismissive of concussion injuries, according to newly filed court documents.

January 06, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Griffey elected to Hall with 99.3 percentage

NEW YORK (AP) - Ken Griffey Jr. was considered Mr. Clean during 22 years in the major leagues, untainted by accusations of drug use as he climbed the home-run list during the height of the Steroids Era.

January 06, 2016 | | Pro Sports


NFL coaches are first to go

The San Francisco 49ers were so eager to get rid of Jim Tomsula that he was shown the door almost before the parking lot at Levi Stadium cleared out after his last game.

January 06, 2016 | TIM DAHLBERG Associated Press Sports Columnist | Pro Sports


Raiders show progress but fall short of playoffs

ALAMEDA . (AP) - The signs of progress for the Oakland Raiders were stark.

January 06, 2016 | | Pro Sports


What York does, not what he says, will matter most

Jed York tried for public contrition in Monday's long-awaited oops-on-me news conference, which is fine.

January 06, 2016 | Tim Kawakami Mercury News Columnist | Pro Sports


Klay scores 36 as Warriors beat Lakers

LOS ANGELES (AP) - Klay Thompson scored 22 of his 36 points in the first quarter and Stephen Curry added 17 before sitting out the fourth to rest his ailing leg in the Golden State Warriors' 109-88 victory over the Los Angeles Lakers on Tuesday night.

January 06, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Dallas tops Sacramento in 2OTs

DALLAS (AP) - Deron Williams hit a 3-pointer at the buzzer in the second overtime, and the Dallas Mavericks beat Sacramento 117-116 Tuesday night for their 22nd consecutive home victory over the Kings.

January 06, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Bonds, Clemens likely to get boost from Hall vote changes

NEW YORK (AP) - Barry Bonds, Roger Clemens and other tainted stars of the Steroids Era appear likely to get a boost in Hall of Fame balloting, but not enough to enter Cooperstown this year.

January 06, 2016 | | Pro Sports


New year on PGA Tour raises five questions

KAPALUA, Hawaii (AP) - Jordan Spieth spent the first official practice day of the new year in good company.

January 06, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Alvarez can earn $1.6M in bonuses under A’s deal

OAKLAND (AP) - Henderson Alvarez can earn $1.6 million in performance bonuses based on starts in addition to his $4.25 million salary as part of his one-year contract with the Oakland Athletics.

January 05, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Odds go out window for unpredictable playoffs

LAS VEGAS (AP) - The playoffs are here, and nobody seems to know what to make of them.

January 05, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Two-time Super Bowl winner Coughlin resigns as Giants coach

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) - With the New York Giants facing a difficult decision on his coaching future after four straight years out of the playoffs, Tom Coughlin walked away gracefully, doing what was best for him.

January 05, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Kaepernick has torn thumb ligament on throwing hand

SANTA CLARA (AP) - San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick has a torn ligament in the thumb on his throwing hand and surgery has been recommended. That could happen as soon as this week once he receives a second opinion on the injury.

January 05, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Swinney confident star Lawson will play in title game

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) - Clemson coach Dabo Swinney says he is "very optimistic" All-American Shaq Lawson will play in the national title game against Alabama after the defensive end missed most of the Tigers' semifinal victory with a knee injury.

January 05, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Possible move hangs over Raiders

ALAMEDA (AP) - Heading into the offseason with uncertainty is old hat for the Oakland Raiders, who have had nine head coaches and 17 starting quarterbacks during a 13-year stretch of no winning record or playoff berths.

January 05, 2016 | | Pro Sports


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NFL links football, CTE; could it affect $1 billion deal?

On the contentious issue of concussions, the NFL has relented on a once-steadfast stance.

March 16, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Donskoi’s power-play goal helps Sharks beat Bruins

SAN JOSE (AP) - Joonas Donskoi scored a tiebreaking power-play goal with 13:23 remaining after an offensive zone penalty by Boston's Jimmy Hayes and ...

March 16, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Djokovic, Williams roll in straight sets at Indian Wells

INDIAN WELLS . (AP) - Defending champion Novak Djokovic continued his dominance of Philipp Kohlschreiber, winning 7-5, 7-5 in the BNP Paribas Open Tuesday.

March 16, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Florida Gulf Coast beats Fairleigh Dickinson in First Four

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) - Florida Gulf Coast showed once again that it can rise to the occasion in the NCAA Tournament.

March 16, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Saint Mary’s responds to NCAA snub with NIT win

MORAGA (AP) - Joe Rahon scored 14 points and hit two free throws with 1.5 seconds left to help Saint Mary's advance to the ...

March 16, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Reynolds homers, Arenado up to .583 as Rockies down A’s

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) - Mark Reynolds hit a three-run home run, Nolan Arenado's two hits raised his spring average to .583 and the Colorado Rockies ...

March 15, 2016 | | Pro Sports


NFL exec admits to link between head trauma, CTE

WASHINGTON (AP) - An NFL official has acknowledged a link between football and the brain disease CTE for the first time.

March 15, 2016 | | Pro Sports


NHL adding cameras to aid officials in playoffs

BOCA RATON, Fla. (AP) - The NHL will put cameras on the blue lines beginning in the playoffs to aid officials on offside calls when games ...

March 15, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Delbonis upsets Murray in BNP Paribas Open

INDIAN WELLS (AP) - There's something about playing in the Southern California desert that gives Andy Murray fits.

March 15, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Cal fires assistant coach for sexual harassment

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - An assistant men's basketball coach at the University of California, Berkeley, became the latest employee found to have violated the school ...

March 15, 2016 | | Pro Sports


UConn takes aim at record 4th straight title

NEW YORK (AP) - Breanna Stewart made it her goal to win four titles in her career at UConn. Now she and her Huskies are six ...

March 15, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Stanford fires coach Johnny Dawkins after 8 seasons

STANFORD (AP) - Johnny Dawkins got his second chance at Stanford two years ago after a special run to the Sweet 16.

March 15, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Ripon places 11th in Yellowjacket invite

ANTIOCH - Ripon freshman Connor Larkin carded an 8-over 80, and the Indians compiled a four-man score of 370 to place 11th in the annual Yellowjacket ...

March 15, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Stephen Curry scores 27 points on 28th birthday

OAKLAND (AP) - Stephen Curry sliced himself a piece of red velvet birthday cake in the locker room and had a quick sample, then assured everybody ...

March 15, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Raiders sign linebacker Daren Bates

ALAMEDA (AP) - Free agent linebacker Daren Bates has signed with the Oakland Raiders after playing his first three seasons with the Rams mostly on special ...

March 15, 2016 | | Pro Sports


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