View Mobile Site

Archive By Section - Pro Sports


Lawsuit: DirecTV’s ‘NFL Sunday Ticket’ is illegal monopoly

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - DirecTV's exclusive right to broadcast certain NFL games is an illegal monopoly that raises costs for bars and restaurants, a San Francisco bar says in a lawsuit against the league and the satellite TV provider.

July 15, 2015 | | Pro Sports


New California law recognizes cheerleaders as employees

SACRAMENTO (AP) - Gov. Jerry Brown has approved legislation recognizing California's professional cheerleaders as employees who are entitled to minimum wage and overtime.

July 15, 2015 | | Pro Sports


Spieth trying to look at British Open as another event

ST. ANDREWS, Scotland (AP) - With a chance to match history at the home of golf, Jordan Spieth is trying to make the British Open feel like just another event.

July 15, 2015 | | Pro Sports


Dollars and sense: In the NBA, money is exploding

LAS VEGAS (AP) - To understand how the business model of NBA salaries is unlike ever before, consider the cases of Reggie Jackson, Khris Middleton and DeMarre Carroll.

July 15, 2015 | | Pro Sports


Trade talks highlight 2nd half of season

The Cardinals are really good, the Phillies are really bad, and then there's everyone else.

July 15, 2015 | | Pro Sports


Caitlyn Jenner accepts Ashe Courage Award

LOS ANGELES (AP) - Caitlyn Jenner accepted the Arthur Ashe Courage Award at the ESPYs on Wednesday night while urging acceptance for others who are transgender.

July 15, 2015 | | Pro Sports


Sky protects Froome’s Tour lead as Majka wins Stage 11

CAUTERETS, France (AP) - Tour de France leader Chris Froome understands those who harbor doubts about his dominant performances in a sport long marred by doping. Maybe, he says, it's time to bring in an independent specialist to test his body and help prove that he's riding clean.

July 15, 2015 | | Pro Sports


Most franchise tagged players reach long-term deals

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) - The Kansas City Chiefs ended up with a big bargain the last time they signed Justin Houston. This time, it's the star linebacker who's cashing in.

July 15, 2015 | | Pro Sports


US soccer chief felt ‘discomfort’ during soccer proceedings

WASHINGTON (AP) - U.S. Soccer Federation chief executive Dan Flynn said Wednesday he had no direct knowledge of bribery or kickbacks exchanged by FIFA officials but experienced moments of "discomfort" during meetings.

July 15, 2015 | | Pro Sports


Mom blames football helmet in death of high school player

RIVERSIDE (AP) - The mother of a high school football player who collapsed during a game in Southern California has filed a lawsuit blaming his helmet for his death.

July 15, 2015 | | Pro Sports


Cuba advances with win over Guatemala

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) - Maikel Reyes missed Cuba's first CONCACAF Gold Cup pool play game due to visa problems. He made sure his country didn't miss reaching the quarterfinals, though.

July 15, 2015 | | Pro Sports


Trout homers leading off, and AL top NL

CINCINNATI (AP) - Mike Trout flashed the skill that puts him at the front of baseball's new generation, just moments after four of the all-time greats had just walked off the field.

July 14, 2015 | | Pro Sports


Tiger awaits St. Andrews, insists he’s not ‘buried and done’

ST. ANDREWS, Scotland (AP) - Winless in nearly two years, Tiger Woods at least has experience on his side at St. Andrews.

July 14, 2015 | | Pro Sports


Playoff changes likely in NBA, moratorium mulled

LAS VEGAS (AP) - Changes to the NBA playoffs are almost certainly coming.

July 14, 2015 | | Pro Sports


Froome uses mountains to take control of Tour de France

LA PIERRE-SAINT-MARTIN, France (AP) - Over the earpiece tucked below his helmet, Chris Froome's team sent word that his panting Tour de France rivals were struggling in the thinning air of the high Pyrenees, on the first skyward climb of this year's race.

July 14, 2015 | | Pro Sports


« First  « Prev  145 146 147 148 149  Next »  Last »

Page 147 of 790

Articles by Section - Pro Sports


Torrey Smith settling into role as mentor to 49ers receivers

SANTA CLARA (AP) - Despite being 27 years old, Torrey Smith qualifies as the elder statesman of the 49ers wide receiving group.

June 09, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Maria Sharapova suspended for 2 years for failed drug test

PARIS (AP) - Maria Sharapova was suspended Wednesday for two years for failing a drug test, labeled "the sole author of her own misfortune" because she ...

June 09, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Kessel, Penguins look to close out Sharks in Game 5

PITTSBURGH (AP) - Phil Kessel insists nothing has changed. Not his game. Not his attitude. Not the shape of his body or his commitment to winning.

June 09, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Hahn struggles again, and Athletics fall to Brewers

MILWAUKEE (AP) - Jesse Hahn knew exactly why the Milwaukee Brewers beat him.

June 09, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Williamson’s first career home run leads Giants past BoSox

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - One moment, Mac Williamson hit the go-ahead homer for his first career long ball as tens of thousands cheered him. The next ...

June 09, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Curry, Warriors start slow, Game 3 gets away

CLEVELAND (AP) - Stephen Curry's only basket in the first 30 minutes came off a broken play. He found himself in foul trouble again. His ...

June 09, 2016 | | Pro Sports


US bounces back with victory over Costa Rica

CHICAGO (AP) - The fans stood and cheered when Clint Dempsey headed off the field in the second half, and the forward responded with his own ...

June 08, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Suarez sharp in second start but Giants fall to Boston in 10

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - What a game for Albert Suarez to draw for his home debut, in his second major league start no less.

June 08, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Two Manaea mistakes: Athletics fall to Brewers

MILWAUKEE (AP) - Sean Manaea made two big mistakes in an otherwise solid seven-inning outing.

June 08, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Warriors, Cavs both know The Finals can turn quickly

CLEVELAND (AP) - Golden State has won the first two games of the NBA Finals, both of those wins coming by double figures and with a ...

June 08, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Sharks face daunting task down in Stanley Cup final

SAN JOSE (AP) - The task facing the San Jose Sharks is daunting: No team in nearly three quarters of a century has rallied from a ...

June 08, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Kaepernick cleared for individual work during 49ers minicamp

SANTA CLARA (AP) - Colin Kaepernick was cleared for individual work and took on-field reps Tuesday for the first time since undergoing multiple offseason surgeries.

June 08, 2016 | | Pro Sports


NFL, law enforcement looking into hacked tweet about Goodell

NEW YORK (AP) - The NFL has "engaged law enforcement" to look into how its Twitter account was hacked with a post purporting that Commissioner Roger ...

June 08, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Colombia advances at Copa America with win over Paraguay

PASADENA (AP) - James Rodriguez scored a goal and set up another in the first 30 minutes, and Colombia clinched a berth in the Copa America ...

June 08, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Sullivan pushing all the right buttons for Penguins

PITTSBURGH (AP) - There is no magic button, even if the correlation between Mike Sullivan's deft attempts to a get player's attention and that ...

June 08, 2016 | | Pro Sports


28 29 30 31 32  Next »  Last »

Page 30 of 36


Please wait ...