ARCADIA, Calif. (AP) - California Chrome was made the early even-money favorite Monday in a field of 10 for the $6 million Breeders' Cup Classic, in which the 2014 Kentucky Derby and Preakness winner will try to close the year with an undefeated record.
ATLANTA (AP) - Forget about Dwight Howard's trouble at the line and Atlanta's off night from the field. The Hawks settled down in time to secure their first 3-0 start in five seasons.
ALAMEDA (AP) - Whether it was lining up with too many people or in the wrong place, holding too much or hitting too late, the Oakland Raiders spent nearly the entire game on the wrong side of the NFL law.
CLEVELAND (AP) - Flash back to Oct. 12, 1920."An overjoyed crowd of nearly 28,000 fans blazed into a conflagration of hysterical excitement when the game was over and Cleveland had realized at last the baseball ambition of twoscore years," The New York Times wrote the following day.Stan Coveleski's five-hitter led Cleveland over Brooklyn 3-0 that afternoon at League Park for a 5-2 win in that year's best-of-nine World Series.The Indians have not won the championship at home since, a streak they hope will end tonight in Game 6 against the Chicago Cubs."We haven't ...
DENVER (AP) - Welcome back to Raiders-Broncos, a rivalry that's lost some of its luster in recent years.
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) - Derek Carr kept throwing touchdowns and the officials kept throwing flags as both set records as the Oakland Raiders defeated Tampa Bay 30-24 in overtime on Sunday.
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) - Dak Prescott threw a 5-yard touchdown pass to Jason Witten in overtime, giving the Dallas Cowboys their sixth straight win with a 29-23 victory over the Philadelphia Eagles on Sunday night.
Ninety years ago, on October 22, 1926, the "Thundering Herd" of Manteca High School conquered the Hilmar High eleven here this afternoon with a score of 13 to 0. It was the first CIF league game played in this section. Manteca outplayed the visitors from start to finish. Eddie Forsell, captain and fullback of the Mantecans, was the outstanding star of the game. His long punts and passes were excellent.
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) - Cody Gribble and his caddie talked a ton during the final nine holes of his impressive run to a Sanderson Farms Championship victory. Very little was about golf.
THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. (AP) - Tom Pernice Jr. won the first playoff event in PGA Tour Champions history, beating Colin Montgomerie by a stroke Sunday at Sherwood in the PowerShares QQQ Championship.
MARTINSVILLE, Va. (AP) - There was a time this summer when a seventh championship seemed out of reach for Jimmie Johnson.
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) - Shanshan Feng won the Sime Darby LPGA Malaysia on Sunday to cap a string of high finishes that started with an Olympic bronze medal.
CHICAGO (AP) - Corey Crawford made 32 saves, Jonathan Toews and Marian Hossa each had a power-play goal and the Chicago Blackhawks beat the Los Angeles Kings 3-0 on Sunday night.
PHOENIX (AP) - The Golden State Warriors with Kevin Durant are still an early season work in progress, as evidenced by a close call against the Suns in Phoenix.
PERTH, Australia (AP) - Roger Federer returned from six months on the sidelines with a knee injury to beat Dan Evans 6-3, 6-4 on Monday and ...
LAS VEGAS (AP) - Ronda Rousey's UFC comeback didn't even last a minute.
SAN JOSE (AP) - Rookie Aaron Dell was more impressed with his teammates congratulating him than he was about his own performance. He even thanked the ...
OAKLAND (AP) - The way Kevin Durant does it all on both ends for Golden State, triple-doubles will certainly come. They may not be flashy, and ...
SANTA CLARA (AP) - The Seattle Seahawks are stumbling into the playoffs instead of peaking as usual at this time of year.
DENVER (AP) - Spoiler is an unfamiliar role for Von Miller and Chris Harris Jr., who get to see what it's like to play for ...
ALAMEDA (AP) - Suspended Oakland Raiders pass rusher Aldon Smith will not be reinstated by the NFL this season.
CLEVELAND (AP) - Kyrie Irving scored 32 points and made two critical layups before leaving with a leg injury and Kevin Love scored 30, helping the ...
ALAMEDA (AP) - When the Oakland Raiders played the Denver Broncos the first time this season, they relied heavily on the run.
SANTA CLARA (AP) - The 49ers players realize significant changes could be coming after one of the worst seasons in franchise history.
SANTA CLARA (AP) - It took just two NFL seasons for Trent Brown to go from questionable prospect to a building block.
ALAMEDA (AP) - Plenty has changed around the Oakland Raiders between starts at quarterbacks by Matt McGloin.
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) - CJ McCollum scored 20 points and the Portland Trail Blazers snapped a six-game losing streak with a 102-89 victory over the Sacramento ...
OAKLAND (AP) - The Golden State Warriors played one of their most dominant quarters to start the game, building a 25-point lead. Then, there were turnovers ...