CLEVELAND (AP) - Kyrie Irving scored 31 points in his first playoff game since being injured last year in the NBA Finals and Kevin Love added 28, leading the Cleveland Cavaliers to a 106-101 victory over the Detroit Pistons on Sunday in Game 1 of their first-round playoff series.
KAPOLEI, Hawaii (AP) - Minjee Lee won the Lotte Championship on Saturday for her second LPGA Tour title, closing with an 8-under 64 for a one-stroke victory.
HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. (AP) - Branden Grace has had his share of big moments. He believes winning the RBC Heritage is his biggest, by far.
After grabbing the lead following his final pit stop of the day Frenchman Simon Pagenaud (Team Penske PPG Automotive Refinish #22) held off New Zealand's Scott Dixon (Target Ganassi Racing #9) over the final 24 laps to earn the victory in Sunday's 42nd running of the Verizon IndyCar series Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Joe Pavelski and Martin Jones took only a moment's satisfaction from a second straight excellent road effort by the San Jose Sharks.
OAKLAND (AP) - The Golden State Warriors are preparing to play without NBA MVP Stephen Curry for Game 2 of their playoff series against Houston as he nurses an ankle injury.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Jeff Samardzija learned the hard way last season that the grass wasn't necessarily greener on the south side of Chicago than it was during his six-plus seasons on the north side - not by a long shot.
OAKLAND (AP) - Billy Burns' speed, along with a little luck, helped Oakland win its first home series.
BOSTON (AP) - Adrianne Haslet heard all the talk about taking back Boylston Street in the years after the Boston Marathon bombings.
OAKLAND (AP) - Stephen Curry and the Golden State Warriors had their chance to celebrate their record-setting regular season before turning their focus to even bigger goals.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - On a night when two of the Giants' runs came in on wild pitches by Clayton Kershaw and three errors were committed by their middle infielders, San Francisco manager Bruce Bochy could only look at his team's latest loss as something he'd like his players to put behind them as quickly as possible.
OAKLAND (AP) - The Oakland Athletics are struggling offensively and are using the bullpen a little bit too much. Catcher Stephen Vogt, an All-Star a year ago, is keeping the faith.
ANAHEIM (AP) - Filip Forsberg got credit for the tiebreaking goal with 9:35 to play, and the Nashville Predators opened their first-round playoff series with a 3-2 victory over the Anaheim Ducks on Friday night.
EL SEGUNDO, Calif. (AP) - Mitch Kupchak writes the Los Angeles Lakers' roster with a marker on a white board in his office. On Friday morning, the general manager decided it was time to formally erase Kobe Bryant.
CLEVELAND (AP) - LeBron James has been in the shadows, somewhat overlooked.
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 ...
Any other day, any other course, and the golf course might have been empty.
NEW YORK (AP) - Holly Warlick has spent nearly three-quarters of her life at Tennessee. She's not used to seeing them unranked.
ATLANTA (AP) - There were partly cloudy skies in Atlanta on Monday, but the overcast looming over the city seemed to be more from the gloom ...
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) - New England Patriots defensive lineman Trey Flowers walked into the team's locker room on Monday night, still wearing the "Super Bowl ...
OAKLAND (AP) - Warriors coach Steve Kerr is sorry he swore - more than once - at a referee. He knows how hard that job must be.
SACRAMENTO (AP) - Dwyane Wade knows he's lost some of his athleticism. But the Chicago Bulls' veteran guard hasn't lost the ability to make ...
HOUSTON (AP) - With a record five Super Bowl rings, Tom Brady certainly has established himself as the measuring stick for quarterbacks, NFL players and, just ...
SANTA CLARA (AP) - The San Francisco 49ers officially hired Atlanta offensive coordinator Kyle Shanahan as their new head coach on Monday, more than a month ...
HOUSTON (AP) - They looked old and outmanned. Their star quarterback was frazzled, their stingy defense was a sieve.
HOUSTON (AP) - The greatest quarterback in NFL history led the biggest Super Bowl comeback to be the MVP on Sunday night.
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) - Hideki Matsuyama was the last man standing at golf's biggest party - again.