View Mobile Site

Archive By Section - Pro Sports


Ivy League changes rules for kickoffs

PRINCETON, N.J. (AP) - The Ivy League will use an experimental rule this season to move kickoffs to the 40-yard line and touchbacks to the 20-yard line in an effort to reduce concussions and further promote the safety and welfare of its student-athletes.

July 20, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Valenzuela loses license bid

SACRAMENTO (AP) - Former Kentucky Derby-winning jockey Patrick Valenzuela has lost his bid to ride in California for now.

July 20, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Froome extends Tour lead

FINHAUT-EMOSSON, Switzerland (AP) - Nairo Quintana was expected to celebrate Colombia's national holiday with a major offensive in the Alps that would see him close in on Tour de France leader Chris Froome.

July 20, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Popovich, US basketball get head start on 2020

LAS VEGAS (AP) - Mike Krzyzewski is working with his team when suddenly Gregg Popovich enters the gym with his own guys looking to play ball.

July 20, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Potato chips helps Hammel’s cramps

CHICAGO (AP) - Jason Hammel says potato chips have helped end chronic cramping issues. Now the Chicago Cubs right-hander has enough salty snacks to last the rest of the season.

July 20, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Record-setting year for draft class

NEW YORK (AP) - Major league teams have spent a record $267.95 million on signing bonuses for players drafted last month, a 7.4 percent increase from last year's final total of $249.38 million.

July 20, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Ortiz hits 3-run homer, Boston beats San Francisco

BOSTON (AP) - Jake Peavy showed he hasn't lost his sense of humor since his year with the Boston Red Sox.

July 20, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Athletics rally from 3 down to beat Astros

OAKLAND (AP) - Marcus Semien scored from second base on Josh Reddick's two-out infield single in the 10th inning to lift the Oakland Athletics to a 4-3 win over the Houston Astros on Tuesday night.

July 20, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Raiders sign cornerback Amerson to 4-year extension

ALAMEDA (AP) - The Oakland Raiders have signed cornerback David Amerson to a four-year contract extension.

July 20, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Woods out of PGA as rehab continues

Tiger Woods withdrew from the PGA Championship, the first time he will go an entire year without playing a major.

July 20, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Lefty chasing the other Nicklaus mark

TROON, Scotland (AP) - Tiger Woods isn't the only player chasing Jack Nicklaus in the majors.

July 20, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Now or never for Quintana at Tour de France

BERN, Switzerland (AP) - As the Tour de France heads toward the Alps, Nairo Quintana and Alejandro Valverde have only a few opportunities left to try and derail Chris Froome's bid for a third title in four years.

July 20, 2016 | | Pro Sports


UFC: Brock Lesnar also failed fight-night doping test

LAS VEGAS (AP) - The UFC says heavyweight Brock Lesnar failed a second doping test in a sample taken on the night of his victory over Mark Hunt at UFC 200.

July 20, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Doi and Cornet advance in BOTW Classic

STANFORD AP) - Fifth-seeded Misaki Doi and No. 7 seed Alize Cornet each needed three sets on Monday night to advance to the second round of the Bank of the West Classic.

July 20, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Stephens upset, Querrey advances at Citi Open

WASHINGTON (AP) - Sam Querrey advanced despite not having his giant-slaying best. Sloane Stephens didn't have any of her best and is going home.

July 20, 2016 | | Pro Sports


« First  « Prev  2 3 4 5 6  Next »  Last »

Page 4 of 825

Articles by Section - Pro Sports


Ken Stabler makes Hall 1 year after death

OAKLAND (AP) - Ken Stabler built a Hall of Fame career on moments more than raw numbers.

August 05, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Josh Saunders, NYCFC hand Earthquakes 3rd straight draw

SAN JOSE (AP) Josh Saunders made four saves and first-place New York City tied the San Jose Earthquakes 0-0 on Friday night.

August 05, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Gonzalez, Nationals stifle skidding Giants

WASHINGTON (AP) - In spite of their miserable slump, the San Francisco Giants remain in first place in the NL West.

August 05, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Teixeira says ‘16 is finale

NEW YORK (AP) - Mark Teixeira knew this would be difficult. Twenty seconds after he started to speak, his voice cracked.

August 05, 2016 | | Pro Sports


A’s suspend strength coach after hidden camera discovered

OAKLAND (AP) - The Oakland Athletics say a team employee has been suspended after it was discovered he hid a camera inside the weight room at ...

August 05, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Brady speaks on not appealing

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) - Addressing reporters for the first time since opting not to pursue further appeals of his four-game suspension in the "Deflategate" saga, New ...

August 05, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Favre wonders if he really belongs in HOF

CANTON, Ohio (AP) - Brett Favre seemed a bit surprised by the question.

August 05, 2016 | | Pro Sports


US-Australia rivalry highlights 1st night on Olympic pool

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) - Katie Ledecky is going for a sweep of the longer freestyle races at the Olympics, a feat unmatched since another American ...

August 05, 2016 | | Pro Sports


USOC leader defends stance on Russian doping

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) - The chairman of the U.S. Olympic Committee defended his support of the decision not to ban Russia's entire team ...

August 05, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Dale Earnhardt Jr. says he’s ‘not ready to quit

WATKINS GLEN, N.Y. (AP) - Say this about Dale Earnhardt Jr. - he follows doctor's orders.

August 05, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Daniel Berger tied for lead at Travelers Championship

CROMWELL, Conn. (AP) - Daniel Berger says he's healthy again and hoping to regain the form that helped him to his first PGA Tour title ...

August 05, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Hartford favorite Kelly shares Travelers lead

CROMWELL, Conn. (AP) - Jerry Kelly played off the emotion of what he considers a home crowd Thursday in the Travelers Championship, shooting a 6-under 64 ...

August 04, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Thunder, Westbrook agree on 3-year deal

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - A month after Kevin Durant bolted for Golden State, star guard Russell Westbrook signed a contract extension to stay in Oklahoma City.

August 04, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Bowman : Contract extension motivating

SANTA CLARA (AP) - Linebacker NaVorro Bowman said his new extension with the San Francisco 49ers provides a good example for his younger teammates.

August 04, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Alonso has RBI single in 10th to help A’s win

ANAHEIM (AP) - Yonder Alonso thought he cost the Oakland Athletics a game with his glove but then made up for it with his bat.

August 04, 2016 | | Pro Sports


22 23 24 25 26  Next »  Last »

Page 24 of 32


Please wait ...