STANFORD (AP) - Amid all the uncertainty surrounding the College Football Playoff, one thing is crystal clear: The loser of the Notre-Dame Stanford game won't be part of the final four.
PHOENIX (AP) - Stephen Curry scored 41 points in three quarters, Draymond Green had a triple-double and the Golden State Warriors beat Phoenix 135-116 Friday night, extending their NBA-record start to 17-0.
SACRAMENTO (AP) - Andrew Wiggins scored 22 points, Zach LaVine added 19 points and eight rebounds, and the Minnesota Timberwolves got a big game from their reserves in a 101-91 win over the Sacramento Kings on Friday night.
SANTA CLARA (AP) - Arizona Cardinals defensive back Tyrann Mathieu made waves this week with comments about San Francisco 49ers quarterbacks Colin Kaepernick and new starter Blaine Gabbert.
ALAMEDA (AP) - Two months after wondering whether he still had a future in the NFL, cornerback David Amerson is inching closer to a starting job with the Oakland Raiders.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - The Oakland Raiders are showing how quickly a young quarterback can help turn a team around with Derek Carr taking charge in his second season. The Tennessee Titans believe they have just such a quarterback in rookie Marcus Mariota.
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) - Tony Romo knew he was risking another left collarbone injury by coming back eight weeks after breaking it.
SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) - For the past four seasons, the Cardinals watched the San Francisco 49ers and Seattle Seahawks rule the NFC West, and it sometimes left Arizona with little to play for late in the year.
HOUSTON (AP) - Philadelphia 76ers center Jahlil Okafor says he's embarrassed about a Boston nightclub scuffle captured on video and is dealing with the team and league on possible discipline.
HOUTSON (AP) - James Harden had 50 points, nine rebounds and eight assists, and Houston beat winless Philadelphia.
GHENT, Belgium (AP) - Andy Murray kept Britain in contention in the Davis Cup final when he beat Belgium's Ruben Bemelmans in straight sets to leave the two nations level at 1-1 after the opening singles Friday.
SYDNEY (AP) - A "flat" and tired Adam Scott shot a 2-over 73 at the Australian Open on Friday, a round that allowed him to make the cut but likely did little to help him end his 2015 victory drought.
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) - Cam Newton sprinted to a corner of the $1.2 billion showplace of the Dallas Cowboys, pointing a camera at celebrating Carolina fans while gesturing to them with a wide smile.
GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) - Jay Cutler and the Chicago Bears spoiled Brett Favre's big night back with the Green Bay Packers.
DETROIT (AP) - Matthew Stafford dropped back and perfectly lofted the ball where only Calvin Johnson could catch it.
SANTA CLARA (AP) - For the third straight offseason, San Francisco 49ers CEO Jed York hired a new head coach and introduced him with a news ...
OAKLAND (AP) - The Golden State Warriors got their pass-happy, 3-point swishing groove back.
SACRAMENTO (AP) - For one night, the Sacramento Kings showed they could beat a good team without their All-Star center.
PEBBLE BEACH (AP) - Jordan Spieth, still only 23, was amazed that this is the fifth time he has played the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am.
NEW YORK (AP) - Anderson Silva strode onto the stage toward his opponent, extended his hand and went for the hearty shake. He flashed a wide ...
CONCORD, N.C. (AP) - NASCAR will not permit damaged race cars to return to the track this season unless the repairs can be made on ...
PEBBLE BEACH (AP) - Ryder Cup captain Jim Furyk is tweaking the U.S. points system to put more value on winning PGA Tour events than ...
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Sergio Romo is close to finalizing a one-year deal with the Los Angeles Dodgers to become their setup man.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Infielder Gordon Beckham agreed to a minor league contract with the San Francisco Giants and will attend big league spring training.
OAKLAND (AP) - Athletics right-hander Daniel Mengden had right foot surgery Wednesday in Houston after breaking a bone during a bullpen session at home Jan. 31.
MORAGA (AP) - When Randy Bennett arrived at Saint Mary's 16 years ago, he never envisioned it would be a destination job.
OAKLAND (AP) - Draymond Green approached Kevin Durant near the end of Golden State's bench and quickly their discussion escalated into a heated dispute, both ...
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) - Evander Kane scored 1:05 into overtime and the Buffalo Sabres overcame a three-goal deficit in the third period to defeat ...
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) - Kemba Walker, Nicolas Batum and Marco Belinelli each had 17 points as the Charlotte Hornets snapped a seven-game losing streak with ...
SACRAMENTO (AP) - Kings star DeMarcus Cousins has been handed his automatic one-game suspension for his 16th technical of the season. He also was fined $25 ...