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Arbitrator says MLS coach fired over spanking, other issues

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) - The Philadelphia Union fired coach Peter Nowak in 2012 after getting complaints he hazed rookie players by spanking them so hard it hurt his hand, directed them to run 10 miles in warm weather without water, and was dismissive of concussion injuries, according to newly filed court documents.

January 06, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Griffey elected to Hall with 99.3 percentage

NEW YORK (AP) - Ken Griffey Jr. was considered Mr. Clean during 22 years in the major leagues, untainted by accusations of drug use as he climbed the home-run list during the height of the Steroids Era.

January 06, 2016 | | Pro Sports


NFL coaches are first to go

The San Francisco 49ers were so eager to get rid of Jim Tomsula that he was shown the door almost before the parking lot at Levi Stadium cleared out after his last game.

January 06, 2016 | TIM DAHLBERG Associated Press Sports Columnist | Pro Sports


Raiders show progress but fall short of playoffs

ALAMEDA . (AP) - The signs of progress for the Oakland Raiders were stark.

January 06, 2016 | | Pro Sports


What York does, not what he says, will matter most

Jed York tried for public contrition in Monday's long-awaited oops-on-me news conference, which is fine.

January 06, 2016 | Tim Kawakami Mercury News Columnist | Pro Sports


Klay scores 36 as Warriors beat Lakers

LOS ANGELES (AP) - Klay Thompson scored 22 of his 36 points in the first quarter and Stephen Curry added 17 before sitting out the fourth to rest his ailing leg in the Golden State Warriors' 109-88 victory over the Los Angeles Lakers on Tuesday night.

January 06, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Dallas tops Sacramento in 2OTs

DALLAS (AP) - Deron Williams hit a 3-pointer at the buzzer in the second overtime, and the Dallas Mavericks beat Sacramento 117-116 Tuesday night for their 22nd consecutive home victory over the Kings.

January 06, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Bonds, Clemens likely to get boost from Hall vote changes

NEW YORK (AP) - Barry Bonds, Roger Clemens and other tainted stars of the Steroids Era appear likely to get a boost in Hall of Fame balloting, but not enough to enter Cooperstown this year.

January 06, 2016 | | Pro Sports


New year on PGA Tour raises five questions

KAPALUA, Hawaii (AP) - Jordan Spieth spent the first official practice day of the new year in good company.

January 06, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Alvarez can earn $1.6M in bonuses under A’s deal

OAKLAND (AP) - Henderson Alvarez can earn $1.6 million in performance bonuses based on starts in addition to his $4.25 million salary as part of his one-year contract with the Oakland Athletics.

January 05, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Odds go out window for unpredictable playoffs

LAS VEGAS (AP) - The playoffs are here, and nobody seems to know what to make of them.

January 05, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Two-time Super Bowl winner Coughlin resigns as Giants coach

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) - With the New York Giants facing a difficult decision on his coaching future after four straight years out of the playoffs, Tom Coughlin walked away gracefully, doing what was best for him.

January 05, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Kaepernick has torn thumb ligament on throwing hand

SANTA CLARA (AP) - San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick has a torn ligament in the thumb on his throwing hand and surgery has been recommended. That could happen as soon as this week once he receives a second opinion on the injury.

January 05, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Swinney confident star Lawson will play in title game

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) - Clemson coach Dabo Swinney says he is "very optimistic" All-American Shaq Lawson will play in the national title game against Alabama after the defensive end missed most of the Tigers' semifinal victory with a knee injury.

January 05, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Possible move hangs over Raiders

ALAMEDA (AP) - Heading into the offseason with uncertainty is old hat for the Oakland Raiders, who have had nine head coaches and 17 starting quarterbacks during a 13-year stretch of no winning record or playoff berths.

January 05, 2016 | | Pro Sports


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On Christmas, NBA shows off its best — and who’s got next

NEW YORK (AP) - There's LeBron James, Kevin Durant and Golden State against Cleveland, for fans wanting more of the NBA's reigning rivalry.

December 22, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Garoppolo faces toughest test yet in Jaguars’ defense

SANTA CLARA (AP) - Jimmy Garoppolo has started his tenure with San Francisco better than any quarterback has done with a new team.

December 22, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Foles revisits historic game vs Raiders

PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Since the last time the Philadelphia Eagles saw the Oakland Raiders, Nick Foles was traded, released, contemplated retirement and returned as a backup ...

December 22, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Raiders’ Amari Cooper still trying to get back on the field

ALAMEDA (AP) - Oakland Raiders quarterback Derek Carr hopes to get receiver Amari Cooper back in the lineup this week, if for no other reason than ...

December 22, 2017 | | Pro Sports


UCLA’s Riley, Hill have suspensions extended through end of season

LOS ANGELES (AP) - UCLA has extended the suspensions of freshmen basketball players Jalen Hill and Cody Riley through the end of the season as a ...

December 22, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Wyoming routs sloppy Central Michigan before Allen declares for NFL

BOISE, Idaho (AP) - When Wyoming junior quarterback Josh Allen stepped onto the stage to accept his MVP trophy following the Cowboys' 37-14 victory over Central ...

December 22, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Ohio beats UAB 41-6 in Bahamas Bowl

NASSAU, Bahamas (AP) - Ohio coach Frank Solich knew his Bobcats were better than their record showed. You'll get no argument from UAB.

December 22, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Simple gift ideas for outdoors enthusiasts

I'm sure I'm not the only one who hasn't been out shopping for Christmas yet.

December 22, 2017 | JAROD BALLARDO | Pro Sports


Cincinnati, Detroit, Sacramento wait as MLS delays next pick

NEW YORK (AP) - Major League Soccer is postponing a decision on its next expansion team until next year.

December 22, 2017 | | Pro Sports


CLEVELAND (AP) — LeBron James scored 34 points, Kevin Love added 27 and the Cleveland Cavaliers won

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) - Brayden Point and Steven Stamkos scored in the shootout, lifting the Tampa Bay Lightning to a 4-3 victory over the Ottawa Senators ...

December 22, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Cavs beat Bulls for 12th straight home win

CLEVELAND (AP) - LeBron James scored 34 points, Kevin Love added 27 and the Cleveland Cavaliers won their 12th straight home game, 115-112 over the Chicago ...

December 22, 2017 | | Pro Sports


49ers will be tested on both sides of ball against Jaguars

SANTA CLARA (AP) - The San Francisco 49ers have more than just the league's top-ranked scoring defense to deal with when the Jacksonville Jaguars visit ...

December 22, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Kevin Labanc’s goal in OT gives Sharks win

SAN JOSE (AP) - Kevin Labanc scored 1:53 into overtime and the San Jose Sharks beat the Vancouver Canucks 5-4 on Thursday night.

December 22, 2017 | | Pro Sports


NFL tells game officials not to use index cards to measure

NEW YORK (AP) - The NFL has told its officials not to use index cards or any other paper to aid in measurements.

December 22, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Raiders QB Derek Carr takes step back in year 4

ALAMEDA (AP) - The touchdown passes and yards are down. The interceptions and sacks are up.

December 22, 2017 | | Pro Sports


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