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Unbeaten US basketball teams ready for Rio Olympics

HOUSTON (AP) - They have crisscrossed the country, delivering basketball blowouts from coast to coast.

August 02, 2016 | | Pro Sports


LeBron tells SI he’s motivated by ‘ghost’ of Michael Jordan

CLEVELAND (AP) - LeBron James has often avoided talking about trying to match Michael Jordan's accomplishments. Now he's chasing "the ghost" of arguably the greatest player in NBA history.

August 02, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Giants acquire Matt Moore from Rays for Matt Duffy

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - The NL West-leading San Francisco Giants had a great first half and started the second with a post-All-Star break flop.

August 02, 2016 | | Pro Sports


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


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Red Sox fire manager after early exit

BOSTON (AP) - John Farrell racked up a lot of wins and World Series title with the Boston Red Sox. But past success wasn't enough ...

October 12, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Nats blank Cubs to force Game 5

CHICAGO (AP) - Stephen Strasburg gave Washington everything he had, and it was more than enough.

October 12, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Yanks complete comeback, beat Indians 5-2 in Game 5 of ALDS

CLEVELAND (AP) - These young Yankees were unshaken, resilient and as tough as the city they represent.

October 12, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Coaches adjust to new rules in NBA

NEW YORK (AP) - Mike D'Antoni ran an offensive system known as seven seconds or less, so he likes things fast.

October 12, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Kings try to gain ground in tough West

SACRAMENTO (AP) - The Sacramento Kings have moved on from emotional big man DeMarcus Cousins, who they traded away to New Orleans in February.

October 12, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Oh joy! Warriors chase repeat championship

OAKLAND (AP) - Steve Kerr recently threw out a perplexing question to his star-studded Golden State roster: What should he tell a team that has won ...

October 12, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Reid: 49ers support players who kneel

SANTA CLARA (AP) - The San Francisco 49ers won't be forcing their players to stand during the national anthem, safety Eric Reid said Wednesday.

October 12, 2017 | | Pro Sports


North Bay fires force Raiders to alter practice

ALAMEDA (AP) - The Oakland Raiders adjusted their practice schedule Wednesday because of poor air quality resulting from the wildfires in nearby wine country.

October 12, 2017 | | Pro Sports


US misses World Cup for 1st time since 1986 with loss

COUVA, Trinidad (AP) - Twenty-eight years after the United States ended a four-decade World Cup absence with a stunning victory at Trinidad, the Americans' chances for ...

October 10, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Raiders sign CB Demetrius McCray

ALAMEDA (AP) - The Oakland Raiders added some needed help for their banged-up secondary Tuesday when they signed free-agent cornerback Demetrius McCray.

October 10, 2017 | | Pro Sports


49ers sign CB Leon Hall, place CB Asa Jackson on IR

SANTA CLARA (AP) - The San Francisco 49ers have signed cornerback Leon Hall to a one-year deal.

October 10, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Cubs rally past Scherzer, Nationals, lead NLDS 2-1

CHICAGO (AP) - Moments after his go-ahead hit, Anthony Rizzo walked across the infield at frenzied Wrigley Field and shouted "Respect me! Respect me!"

October 10, 2017 | | Pro Sports


High-5: Yankees, Indians set for decisive ALDS finale

CLEVELAND (AP) - There were no noticeable signs of panic or pressure. Now is not the time to show any weakness.

October 10, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Predators rally, beat Flyers 6-5

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Filip Forsberg scored his second goal with 35.6 seconds left and the Nashville Predators rallied by scoring twice in the final ...

October 10, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Golden Knights try to play role in healing Vegas with opener

LAS VEGAS (AP) - Hockey fans arrived on the Las Vegas Strip in the crisp desert afternoon, gathering in jovial groups outside the rink. Many wore ...

October 10, 2017 | | Pro Sports


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