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Drug in Sharapova doping case used by Soviet troops in 1980s

MOSCOW (AP) - The drug at the center of Maria Sharapova's doping case, regularly given to Soviet troops in the 1980s to boost their stamina while fighting in Afghanistan, is normally prescribed for medical use for periods of four to six weeks.

March 09, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Sharapova owns up to failed drug test but still loses sponsors

MOSCOW (AP) - Nike and other sponsors swiftly distanced themselves from Maria Sharapova on Tuesday after the world's highest-earning female athlete outed herself as a longtime user of a recently banned drug.

March 09, 2016 | | Pro Sports


FIFA match agent pleads guilty to corruption charges

NEW YORK (AP) - A Florida-based soccer consultant and match agent who was once licensed by FIFA pleaded guilty to money laundering and wire fraud conspiracy in a New York City court Tuesday, admitting that he paid hundreds of thousands of dollars to secure media and marketing contracts.

March 09, 2016 | | Pro Sports


‘Megatron’ shuts down after 9 years

DETROIT (AP) - Calvin Johnson, one the most spectacular receivers in NFL history, retired from the Detroit Lions on Tuesday and rekindled memories of the way superstar running back Barry Sanders quietly stepped away from football.

March 09, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Jaguars land Broncos DL Jackson

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) - The Jacksonville Jaguars took the first step - a huge one - in rebuilding their defense Tuesday.

March 08, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Sharapova awaits sanctions after failing doping test

LOS ANGELES (AP) - Maria Sharapova's tennis career and Olympic hopes are in jeopardy, and she claims it's all because she failed to click on a link in an email that would have told her to stop taking meldonium.

March 08, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Illinois hires Lovie Smith to coach football team

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) - In a conference where Jim Harbaugh's star power and Urban Meyer's national-title pedigree dominate the news, Illinois has become an afterthought and the headlines lately have been about the coaches who've been fired or accused of misbehavior.

March 08, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Eagles agree to trade running back Murray to Tennessee Titans

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - DeMarco Murray will be leaving Philadelphia after only one season for Tennessee in a trade the Titans hope gives them the running threat they've lacked since releasing Chris Johnson, while the Eagles rid themselves of one of the contracts signed by former coach Chip Kelly.

March 08, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Giants’ Peavy better in 2nd start

SURPRISE, Ariz. (AP) - San Francisco veteran right-hander Jake Peavy pitched much better in his second start, but the Texas Rangers rallied for a 6-5 victory Monday.

March 08, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Vogt blasts 2 home runs for A’s

MESA, Ariz. (AP) - Stephen Vogt hit a pair of home runs and drove in four and the Oakland Athletics beat a Kansas City Royals split squad 6-4 on Monday.

March 08, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Ellis, A’s look to improve IF

MESA, Ariz. (AP) - Mark Ellis sprang out of the Oakland clubhouse just as he did during his rookie season.

March 08, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Funny, tearful farewell for Manning

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) - Peyton Manning got through the weekend thanks to hundreds of texts and calls from men he played against or alongside over his unparalleled 18-year NFL career.

March 08, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Pavelski scores in OT and Sharks edge Flames

CALGARY, Alberta (AP) - Martin Jones kept the San Jose Sharks rolling on the road.

March 08, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Davis scores 31, Pelicans storm back to beat Kings

NEW ORLEANS (AP) - Anthony Davis and the Pelicans refuse to give up on what has been a largely disappointing, injury-riddled season.

March 08, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Curry is first player to make 300 3s in a single season

OAKLAND (AP) - As all the records keep piling up for Stephen Curry, he is far from ready to pick a favorite.

March 08, 2016 | | Pro Sports


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Sharks re-sign F Marcus Sorensen to 2-year deal

SAN JOSE (AP) - The San Jose Sharks have re-signed restricted free-agent forward Marcus Sorensen to a two-year contract Tuesday.

July 18, 2017 | | Pro Sports


After donning Darth Vader outfit, Gonzalez becomes force

PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Omar Gonzalez had just left the LA Galaxy to join Mexico's Pachuca when his new club's chairman had a request: Would ...

July 18, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Matthews wins Stage 16 in Tour, Froome keeps yellow jersey

ROMANS-SUR-ISERE, France (AP) - Ahead of two grueling Alpine stages likely to decide the outcome of the 104th Tour de France, Chris Froome and his teammates ...

July 18, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Diamondbacks acquire All-Star OF JD Martinez from Tigers

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - J.D. Martinez had been the subject of trade speculation for weeks, and it reached such a crescendo Monday night that ...

July 18, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Dodgers believe surge is sustainable

MIAMI (AP) - Clayton Kershaw's notion that the past five extraordinary weeks are the new norm for the Los Angeles Dodgers seems to be taking ...

July 17, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Federer up to ATP No. 3 after Wimbledon; Muguruza WTA No. 5

LONDON (AP) - Roger Federer's eighth Wimbledon title pushed him back up to No. 3 in the ATP rankings on Monday after he ended last ...

July 17, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Bike problem nearly derails Froome on Stage 15

LE PUY-EN-VELAY, France (AP) - If Chris Froome rides into Paris next Sunday with the Tour de France's famed yellow jersey still on his shoulders ...

July 17, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Canada draws, US loses in opening water polo games at worlds

BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) - Canada came from four goals down to draw with Montenegro 8-8, while the United States lost its opening match of men's ...

July 17, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Lonzo Ball looks like ideal fit for Lakers

Lonzo Ball seems to be just what the Lakers needed.

July 17, 2017 | The Associated Press | Pro Sports


Top of the draft board shines at Summer League

The depth and quality of the 2017 NBA draft had teams tanking at the end of the regular season in hopes of vaulting into the ...

July 17, 2017 | The Associated Press | Pro Sports


Cousins to play another season on franchise tag

Kirk Cousins will be the first quarterback in NFL history to play consecutive seasons on the franchise tag.

July 17, 2017 | The Associated Press | Pro Sports


Nats get Madson, Doolittle from A’s for Treinen, prospects

CINCINNATI (AP) - Looking to fortify a bullpen that has blown more than a third of its save chances, the Washington Nationals acquired relievers Ryan Madson ...

July 17, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Rays beat A’s to move closer to first place in AL East

OAKLAND (AP) - A walk to Athletics leadoff hitter Matt Joyce was all the convincing that Tampa Bay right-hander Jake Odorizzi needed to pitch out of ...

July 17, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Tomlin’s solid outing lifts Indians past Giants

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - In a rare scheduling perk, the Cleveland Indians didn't have to travel far for a much-needed change of scenery after a ...

July 17, 2017 | | Pro Sports


8 is enough: Federer gets record-breaking Wimbledon title

LONDON (AP) - After Roger Federer closed out a Wimbledon final that was more of a coronation than a contest with an ace, he sat in ...

July 16, 2017 | | Pro Sports


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