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Mother of 2 makes NFL cheerleading at age 40

NEW ORLEANS (AP) - She hadn't done splits and high kicks since her cheerleading days in high school, but 40-year-old dance instructor Kriste Lewis set a lofty goal: to try out for the New Orleans Saints cheerleading squad, known as the Saintsations.

July 16, 2014 | | Pro Sports


Durant, Rousey win top athlete honors at ESPYs

LOS ANGELES (AP) - Kevin Durant won two ESPY Awards, including male athlete of the year, and mixed martial arts star Ronda Rousey earned female athlete honors, becoming the first UFC fighter to claim a trophy in the biggest category at the show honoring the year's best performances Wednesday night.

July 16, 2014 | | Pro Sports


Jeter, Trout lead AL All-Stars

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Derek Jeter soaked in the adulation from fans and players during one more night on baseball's national stage, set the tone for the American League with a pregame speech and delivered two final All-Star hits.

July 15, 2014 | | Pro Sports


Wolves, Warriors restart Love talks

LAS VEGAS (AP) - The Minnesota Timberwolves and Golden State Warriors have reopened trade talks for All-Star forward Kevin Love, a person with knowledge of the situation told The Associated Press on Tuesday.

July 15, 2014 | | Pro Sports


Lew Wolff willing to re-examine new Oakland ballpark

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Athletics owner Lew Wolff is willing to re-examine whether it would make sense to build a new ballpark at the site of Oakland Coliseum.

July 15, 2014 | | Pro Sports


British Open: a new golf course, a new Tiger Woods

HOYLAKE, England (AP) - Tiger Woods was an hour into his practice round Tuesday at the British Open when he stood on the fifth tee with a foreign object in his hand.

July 15, 2014 | | Pro Sports


Nibali favorite to win Tour de France

BESANCON, France (AP) - With defending champion Chris Froome and two-time winner Alberto Contador out of the race, the path is wide open for Vincenzo Nibali to become the first Italian to win the Tour de France since the late Marco Pantani in 1998.

July 15, 2014 | | Pro Sports


Dwyane Wade re-signs with Miami Heat

Dwyane Wade is staying with the Miami Heat, and his latest deal is designed to give both the player and the only franchise he's ever known some flexibility in the coming years.

July 15, 2014 | | Pro Sports


Contador looks to Vuelta after Tour exit

MADRID (AP) - Former Tour de France champion Alberto Contador does not need surgery on his injured right leg and hopes to defy his doctors by racing in next month's Spanish Vuelta.

July 15, 2014 | | Pro Sports


Saints confirm multiyear deal with Graham

NEW ORLEANS (AP) - The New Orleans Saints on Tuesday confirmed a multiyear contract with Jimmy Graham, ending a protracted holdout for the star tight end.

July 15, 2014 | | Pro Sports


A’s relish in the All-Star spotlight

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Oakland had a major league-high six players selected for the All-Star game, plus a seventh in recently acquired right-hander Jeff Samardzija, who would've been included on the NL side had he remained with the Chicago Cubs.

July 15, 2014 | | Pro Sports


Selig says Rose could play All-Star role in 2015

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Pete Rose may have a role to play in next year's All-Star game in Cincinnati despite his lifetime ban from baseball.

July 15, 2014 | | Pro Sports


MLB appoints Billy Bean consultant for inclusion

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - The burden of being gay became too great for Billy Bean to bear during his playing career, so he quit rather than seek support for his secret.

July 15, 2014 | | Pro Sports


With hitting down, should MLB lower the mound?

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Baseball has a problem: Clayton Kershaw, Aroldis Chapman, Felix Hernandez and all the other kings of the hill are just too good.

July 15, 2014 | | Pro Sports


Derby king defends his crown

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Yoenis Cespedes knew how to pace himself in this rain-delayed home run derby, drawn out further by a new format.

July 15, 2014 | | Pro Sports


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Kessel, Subban left off initial World Cup of Hockey rosters

WASHINGTON (AP) - Phil Kessel has to wait to find out if he plays for the United States at the World Cup of Hockey, and P ...

March 03, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Woods says he’s feeling better, but no plan for return just yet

DORAL, Fla. (AP) - Tiger Woods says he continues to feel better, though the 14-time major champion remains unsure when he can return to competitive golf.

March 03, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Spieth, Day, McIlroy featured group at Cadillac Championship

DORAL, Fla. (AP) - Jordan Spieth, Jason Day and Rory McIlroy are the top three players in the world golf rankings, which assures them of absolutely ...

March 03, 2016 | | Pro Sports


For a change, expansion isn’t in forefront of MLS

NEW YORK (AP) - For a change, the product on the field is the main focus heading into a new Major League Soccer season.

March 03, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Lindsey Vonn ends season early because of left knee

NEW YORK (AP) - Lindsey Vonn's season started late after she broke her ankle in a training crash. It wrapped up much earlier than anticipated ...

March 03, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Samardzija allows run in 2 innings

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) - Jeff Samardzija pitched two innings in his first game in a Giants uniform, giving up a run and two hits Wednesday as ...

March 03, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Kings fall to Memphis Grizzlies

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) - With the Sacramento Kings chipping away at Memphis' lead, the Grizzlies' Mike Conley decided it was time to kick his offense in ...

March 03, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Warriors top Hawks to stay perfect at home

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) - Draymond Green hit an off-balance 3-pointer as the shot clock expired with 40.2 seconds remaining in overtime, and the Golden State ...

March 02, 2016 | | Pro Sports


After undefeated February, Cal seeks Pac-12 title in March

BERKELEY, Calif. (AP) - After entering February with their postseason hopes in peril, the California Golden Bears head into March playing as well as anybody in ...

March 02, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Miller, Norman, Cousins, Berry franchise tagged

Associated Press

March 02, 2016 | | Pro Sports


The distraction at Trump Doral is whether the PGA Tour stays

DORAL, Fla. (AP) - Donald Trump was a distraction at golf tournaments even before he was running for president.

March 02, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Yankees closer Chapman agrees to accept 30-game suspension

NEW YORK (AP) - New York Yankees closer Aroldis Chapman agreed to accept a 30-game suspension under Major League Baseball's domestic violence policy, a penalty ...

March 02, 2016 | | Pro Sports


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