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Los Angeles vows privately financed Olympics in 2024 bid

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.

February 17, 2016 | | Pro Sports


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


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Vargas ties career high with 5 RBIs

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - After a break to mourn her death, Hector Santiago honored his grandmother with special shoes and a winning start upon his return to ...

May 04, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Samardzija throws gem, Giants win

LOS ANGELES (AP) - Brandon Belt and Gorkys Hernandez each singled in a run in the 11th inning after Jeff Samardzija's excellent start, and the ...

May 04, 2017 | | Pro Sports


MLB reviews security at all parks

BOSTON (AP) - Major League Baseball is reviewing its security protocols in all 30 stadiums after Orioles outfielder Adam Jones complained of fans shouting racial slurs ...

May 04, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Warriors call Utah boring, but fans say it’s place to party

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) - Salt Lake City tourism officials playfully jabbed back at Golden State Warriors players who bemoaned the lack of nightlife in Utah ...

May 04, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Draymond Green takes defense, trash talk up a notch

OAKLAND (AP) - Not even Kevin Durant is spared Draymond Green's running mouth.

May 03, 2017 | | Pro Sports


After a week off, Curry, Warriors roll past Jazz in Game 1

OAKLAND (AP) - Stephen Curry scored 22 points in three quarters of work and the top-seeded Golden State Warriors warmed up in a hurry after a ...

May 03, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Isaiah Thomas scores 53, Celtics beat Wizards in OT

BOSTON (AP) - It was his sister's birthday.

May 03, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Sidney Crosby out with another concussion

PITTSBURGH (AP) - The scene brought back jarring memories. Sidney Crosby woozily making his way off the ice after taking a brutal hit from a member ...

May 03, 2017 | | Pro Sports


A three-ring circus

The Associated Press

May 03, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Predators edge Blues 2-1, take 3-1 series lead

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - James Neal scored the game-winning goal with 6:57 left, and the Nashville Predators beat the St. Louis Blues 2-1 Tuesday night ...

May 03, 2017 | | Pro Sports


US will start road to gold with D-Leaguers

The Associated Press

May 03, 2017 | | Pro Sports


All eyes will be on a 1-eyed colt named Patch

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - His name is Patch, a horse with one eye, and he'll be running in the Kentucky Derby. How he lost the ...

May 03, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Puig, Bellinger power Dodgers to win over Giants

LOS ANGELES (AP) - The Dodgers found themselves in a quick 4-0 hole Tuesday night. Then, they hit and walked their way back.

May 03, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Santana solid, Twins smash 6 HRs to beat A’s

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Ervin Santana is cruising, Miguel Sano is crushing and the Minnesota Twins are quickly putting last year's misery behind them.

May 03, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Shattenkirk nets OT winner for Caps

PITTSBURGH (AP) - A shot from the point by Washington's Kevin Shattenkirk salvaged - or at the very least, extended - his team's season.

May 02, 2017 | | Pro Sports


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