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Venus Williams reaches semifinals

STANFORD (AP) - Top-seeded Venus Williams reached the Bank of the West Classic semifinals, beating 17-year-old wild-card entry CiCi Bellis 6-4, 6-1 in an all-American match Friday night.

July 22, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Ken Griffey Jr and Mike Piazza set to enter Hall of Fame

COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. (AP) - When they were drafted nearly three decades ago, one was on everybody's baseball radar, the other a blip at best, picked almost as an afterthought in the final round thanks to a recommendation by an important family friend.

July 22, 2016 | | Pro Sports


IAAF upholds ban for Russian track team

LONDON (AP) - Now that Russian track and field athletes have failed in their effort to have their Olympic ban overturned, it's up to the IOC to decide whether to kick the entire Russian team out of the games that begin in Rio de Janeiro in 15 days.

July 22, 2016 | | Pro Sports


WNBA fines 3 teams, players for shirts

NEW YORK (AP) - Social activism is coming at a cost for WNBA players.

July 22, 2016 | | Pro Sports


NBA moving 2017 All-Star game

The NBA is moving the 2017 All-Star Game out of Charlotte because of its objections to a North Carolina law that limits anti-discrimination protections for lesbian, gay and transgender people.

July 22, 2016 | The Associated Press | Pro Sports


Cibulkova advances at Stanford

STANFORD (AP) - Second-seeded Dominika Cibulkova beat Urszula Radwanska 7-6 (3), 6-3 on Thursday to advance to the Bank of the West Classic quarterfinals.

July 22, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Froome widens gap in Tour de France

MEGEVE, France (AP) - Take it from cycling great Eddy Merckx: nobody can beat Chris Froome in this Tour de France.

July 22, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Johnson co-leads Canadian Open

OAKVILLE, Ontario (AP) - Dustin Johnson made a 10-foot eagle putt on the par-5 18th hole Thursday for a 6-under 66 and a share of the Canadian Open lead with Luke List.

July 22, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Stars ready to tee off in Tahoe

RENO, Nev. (AP) - Leave it to Charles Barkley to capsulize the challenges he and others will face atop the Sierra this weekend trying to keep their golf balls in the fairway, away from the galleries and out of the water during the 27th annual American Century Celebrity Golf Championship at Lake Tahoe.

July 22, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Gray struggles again A’s fall to Rays

OAKLAND (AP) - Sonny Gray hoped he had turned a corner when he snapped a long losing streak in his first start after the All-Star break. His second start after the break put him right back where he was in a frustrating first half.

July 22, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Green case could be resolved before Rio

EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) - An attorney for Golden State Warriors star Draymond Green says a misdemeanor assault-and-battery charge from a confrontation near the Michigan State campus could be resolved before the U.S. basketball team competes in the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro.

July 22, 2016 | | Pro Sports


49ers have QB competition with Kap, Gabbert

SANTA CLARA (AP) - Colin Kaepernick is back following three surgeries and last season's benching, determined and ready to prove himself as a starting quarterback again. Blaine Gabbert insists he is prepared to keep the San Francisco job going into this season.

July 22, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Rising Raiders have high expectations

ALAMEDA (AP) - After 13 straight seasons without a winning record, playoff berth or even much hope most years, the Oakland Raiders head into training camp this year with an unfamiliar burden: expectations.

July 22, 2016 | | Pro Sports


QB questions the last thing teams need in training camp

One of the last things an NFL team needs when it enters training camp is uncertainty at quarterback. They all want an Aaron Rodgers, Eli Manning or Cam Newton behind center.

July 20, 2016 | BARRY WILNER | Pro Sports


Earnhardt Jr out for 2 more races, replaced by Gordon

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - Dale Earnhardt Jr. will not race again this month because of concussion-like symptoms and the No. 88 car will be turned over to trusted former teammate Jeff Gordon for the next two weeks.

July 20, 2016 | | Pro Sports


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Elliott falls just short of earning spot in championship race

AVONDALE, Ariz. (AP) - Chase Elliott needed a victory to reach NASCAR's championship finale and had it in his sights, taking a late lead Sunday ...

November 12, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Vettel wins Brazilian GP; Hamilton 4th after starting last

SAO PAULO (AP) - It was all about who got the best start at Sunday's Brazilian Grand Prix.

November 12, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Giants-49ers set to wage historic battle of worsts

SANTA CLARA (AP) - The New York Giants are coming off a 34-point loss at home, have several key players on injured reserve, and have won ...

November 10, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Saint Mary’s coach Bennett receives new 10-year deal

MORAGA (AP) - Randy Bennett has been rewarded for successfully transforming the men's basketball program at tiny Saint Mary's College over nearly two decades ...

November 10, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Rebuilding 49ers developing four rookies on defense

SANTA CLARA (AP) - When the 49ers take the field Sunday against the Giants, they could have three defensive rookies starting who began the season as ...

November 10, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Defending champion get on roll with strong defense

OAKLAND (AP) - Defense has been the theme from Day 1 for the Golden State Warriors, determined to do all the little things even better on ...

November 10, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Wilson throws 2 TD passes, Seahawks win again in Arizona

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) - Russell Wilson threw two touchdown passes to Jimmy Graham and the Seattle Seahawks added to their history of success in Arizona with ...

November 10, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Cowboys’ Elliott loses appeal; ineligible to play Sunday

NEW YORK (AP) - Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott's half-season run from his six-game suspension ended Thursday when a federal appeals court refused to ...

November 10, 2017 | | Pro Sports


NFL expects Goodell contract extension to be finalized soon

NEW YORK (AP) - The NFL expects a five-year contract extension with Commissioner Roger Goodell to be finalized soon, despite a threatened lawsuit by Dallas Cowboys ...

November 10, 2017 | | Pro Sports


James Harden has triple-double

HOUSTON (AP) - James Harden had a triple-double of 35 points, 11 rebounds and 13 assists to help the Houston Rockets beat the Cleveland Cavaliers 117-113 ...

November 10, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Zucker, Dubnyk star in Wild’s win over Canadiens

MONTREAL (AP) - Jason Zucker scored three goals in the third period, Devan Dubnyk made 41 saves and the Minnesota Wild beat the Montreal Canadiens 3-0 ...

November 10, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Raiders a major disappointment heading into bye

ALAMEDA (AP) - Smart draft picks by general manager Reggie McKenzie were the key for the Oakland Raiders' transformation from a team that failed to produce ...

November 10, 2017 | Jim Joe | Pro Sports


Fox’s jumper with 13.4 seconds left lifts Kings

SACRAMENTO (AP) - De'Aaron Fox made a 19-foot jumper with 13.4 seconds remaining to lift the Sacramento Kings over Philadelphia 109-108 on Thursday night ...

November 10, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Jones threatens Goodell deal

NEW YORK (AP) - Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones has threatened to sue the NFL over a proposed contract extension for Commissioner Roger Goodell, a dispute ...

November 09, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Alford to sit 3 players reportedly involved in shoplifting in China

BEIJING (AP) - UCLA basketball coach Steve Alford will sit the three players reportedly involved in a shoplifting incident in China for Saturday's game against ...

November 09, 2017 | | Pro Sports


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