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Raiders DeAndre Washington making early impression

NAPA (AP) - While many people around the league have questioned whether DeAndre Washington has the size to stick in the NFL, Raiders rookie running back sees his stature as a benefit instead of a hindrance.

August 02, 2016 | | Pro Sports


US men’s basketball team tops Nigeria

HOUSTON (AP) - There were no bumps on this road to Rio.

August 02, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Contending Dodgers get Rich Hill, Josh Reddick from A’s

OAKLAND (AP) - With ace Clayton Kershaw's troublesome back making him somewhat of an unknown for the stretch run, the contending Los Angeles Dodgers boosted their depleted rotation Monday by getting left-hander Rich Hill and right fielder Josh Reddick from the Oakland Athletics for a trio of pitching prospects.

August 02, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Deal ‘em up! 18 trades _ Beltran, Lucroy, Bruce move

The Associated Press

August 02, 2016 | | Pro Sports


History-making sprinters celebrate Speed City return

SAN JOSE (AP) - Former Olympic sprint stars and civil activists Tommie Smith and John Carlos earned fame and scorn when they raised their gloved fists on the medal podium at the 1968 Mexico City Games and bowed their heads through the national anthem in protest during the heart of racial tension in the U.S.

August 02, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Expert to Rio athletes: ‘Don’t put your head under water’

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) - Just days ahead of the Olympic Games the waterways of Rio de Janeiro are as filthy as ever, contaminated with raw human sewage teeming with dangerous viruses and bacteria, according to a 16-month-long study commissioned by The Associated Press.

August 02, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Split deepens between IOC and anti-doping leaders on Russia

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) - The split between Olympic leaders and global anti-doping officials over the Russian doping scandal continues to deepen.

August 02, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Solo downplays problems in Brazil, complains of US media

BELO HORIZONTE, Brazil (AP) - Hope Solo is blaming the American media for spreading fear about the Zika virus and other problems ahead of the Rio Games.

August 02, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Von Miller, Broncos expecting even more from Super Bowl MVP

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) - Peyton Manning called it Von Miller's "world celebrity tour," a five-month jet-setting junket of television and dance studios, A-list parties and B-roll appearances.

August 02, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Ready to receive: Pryor’s move from QB to WR is complete

BEREA, Ohio (AP) - Racing downfield after cruising past the cornerback, Terrelle Pryor dove forward and grasped the ball with his fingertips as he fell to the turf.

August 02, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Suit questions skateboarding anti-doping effort

NEW YOKR (AP) - A lawsuit accuses the group trying to bring skateboarding into the 2020 Olympics of skirting anti-doping rules and giving favors to an IOC official that led to the ouster of a rival group from the negotiating table.

August 01, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Taurasi helps US women’s hoops team beats Australia

NEW YORK (AP) - Diana Taurasi and the U.S. women's national basketball team capped off their pre-Olympic tour with a dominant offensive show against Australia.

August 01, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Aussie hit again: computer, shirts stolen at Rio Olympics

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) - A laptop and team shirts have been stolen from Australia's accommodation at the Olympic athletes' village while the building was being evacuated because of a small fire, the head of the team's delegation at the Rio Games said Sunday.

August 01, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Stephan Jaeger finishes off record Web.com Tour romp

HAYWARD (AP) - Stephan Jaeger broke one more Web.com Tour record and tied another Sunday in the Ellie Mae Classic, finishing his four-day scoring frenzy at TPC Stonebrae at 30-under 250.

August 01, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Thailand’s Jutanugarn wins Women’s British Open

MILTON KEYNES, England (AP) - Ariya Jutanugarn was flirting with another Sunday meltdown, her six-stroke lead down to one after a double bogey on the par-4 13th at tree-lined Woburn.

August 01, 2016 | | Pro Sports


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New MLB rules: Pitching change a must for 7th mound visit

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) - Managers or coaches must make a pitching change if they head to the mound for the seventh time in a game under ...

February 20, 2018 | | Pro Sports


Hall of Famer Orlando Cepeda hospitalized in Bay Area

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Hall of Famer Orlando Cepeda has been hospitalized in the Bay Area.

February 20, 2018 | | Pro Sports


Later starts, fresher players

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) - Buster Posey gets going at Scottsdale Stadium around 7 a.m. most days of spring training, a couple of hours before he ...

February 20, 2018 | | Pro Sports


Dodgers glad to be back at work, away from World Series talk

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) - Justin Turner heard about it for weeks. He couldn't get away from talk about the Dodgers' seven-game loss to the Houston ...

February 20, 2018 | | Pro Sports


Watson trending in right direction after Riviera win

LOS ANGELES (AP) - Bubba Watson says he was contemplating retirement.

February 20, 2018 | | Pro Sports


Watson, Giants finalize deal guaranteeing $9M

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) - Left-hander Tony Watson and the San Francisco Giants have finalized a two-year contract that includes a player option for 2020, a deal ...

February 20, 2018 | | Pro Sports


Cavs, Warriors ready to sprint to finish

OAKLAND (AP) - LeBron James had a trophy in his hands and a smile on his face.

February 20, 2018 | | Pro Sports


Canada’s Cassie Sharpe soars to gold in women’s freestyle halfpipe

PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) - Cassie Sharpe wears a mouth guard with a gold tooth painted in the middle and raps to herself just before she ...

February 20, 2018 | | Pro Sports


Hero, harasser or both? Shaun White’s newly complex legacy

PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) - It was expected to be a coronation: snowboarder Shaun White, shredding the halfpipe in an epic performance that won him Olympic ...

February 20, 2018 | | Pro Sports


Freestyle skier’s complex path offers Winter Games Rorschach test

PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) - The words left Liz Swaney's lips without an ounce of irony. No telling curl of the lips. No wink. Nothing ...

February 20, 2018 | | Pro Sports


Marchand scores in OT to lift Bruins over Flames 2-1

CALGARY, Alberta (AP) - Brad Marchand scored his 22nd goal 3:36 into overtime to give the Boston Bruins a 2-1 victory over the Calgary Flames ...

February 20, 2018 | | Pro Sports


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