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McIlroy begins his road to Masters playing during Northern Trust Open

LOS ANGELES (AP) - The road to the Masters starts on the other side of the country for Rory McIlroy.

February 17, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Los Angeles vows privately financed Olympics in 2024 bid

LOS ANGELES (AP) - With 97 percent of the venues in existence or already planned by private investors, organizers of Los Angeles' bid for the 2024 Olympics are promising a prudent and responsible approach to running the games that would be entirely privately financed.

February 17, 2016 | | Pro Sports


NASCAR’S new charters create puzzling payouts for drivers

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) - NASCAR's new charter system was introduced as a monumental moment in auto racing - a triumphant merger between a one-time dictatorship and a group of team owners finally organized enough to demand their fair share of the financials.

February 17, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Nike dumps Manny Pacquiao

LOS ANGELES (AP) - Manny Pacquiao's latest disparaging comments about gays have cost him a contract with Nike.

February 17, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Israel’s first NBA player’s breakout season

TEL AVIV, Israel (AP) - When Omri Casspi was 13, his family took him on a Bar Mitzvah trip to the United States, the highlight of which was a visit to New York City where the Israeli youngster stood in front of Madison Square Garden and boldly vowed he would one day play there.

February 17, 2016 | | Pro Sports


SF’s Bochy recovering from shoulder surgery

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) - Madison Bumgarner approached Bruce Bochy and jokingly offered his manager a big hug after an offseason apart.

February 17, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Chris Bosh resumes taking blood thinners

MIAMI (AP) - Chris Bosh is back on blood thinners to treat a clot that formed in his leg, the second straight year the Miami Heat forward has dealt with such a situation over the All-Star break.

February 16, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Lee goes to Charlotte in 3-team deal

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) - The Charlotte Hornets acquired veteran swingman Courtney Lee from the Grizzlies in a three-team trade that will help bolster the team's perimeter shooting and defense after losing Michael Kidd-Gilchrist for the season to a shoulder injury.

February 16, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Pistons acquire Harris from Magic

DETROIT (AP) - With a playoff spot within reach this year, the Detroit Pistons made a trade they hope will benefit them both now and in the future.

February 16, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Picking Olympic roster is tough task for US men’s basketball

TORONTO (AP) - In another Olympic sport, the U.S. might be dreaming of a gold-silver-bronze medals sweep.

February 16, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Goodell earned $34 million in 2014

NEW YORK (AP) - NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell earned just over $34 million for 2014, according to the league's tax filing released Tuesday.

February 16, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Gibbs Racing looks to stay hot, end Daytona 500 drought

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) - Joe Gibbs has made it perfectly clear to his drivers: Even if they win every exhibition race at Daytona International Speedway, it's the Daytona 500 that matters most.

February 16, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Rousey thought about suicide after loss to Holm

LOS ANGELES (AP) - Ronda Rousey says she had dark thoughts including suicide after she lost her bantamweight title to Holly Holm in Australia last year, her first defeat since joining UFC.

February 16, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Chase Elliott’s Daytona pole boosts expectations even higher

HAMPTON, Ga. (AP) - Bill Elliott grabbed the microphone, faced reporters and blurted out "I'm the father."

February 15, 2016 | | Pro Sports


McIlroy and Fowler set for primetime match

For the first time in more than a decade, golf is getting another prime-time exhibition. Except this one will be live - under the lights.

February 15, 2016 | | Pro Sports


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McGloin excited for opportunity to take over as Raiders QB

ALAMEDA (AP) - Plenty has changed around the Oakland Raiders between starts at quarterbacks by Matt McGloin.

December 29, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Blazers snap 6-game losing streak with win over Kings

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) - CJ McCollum scored 20 points and the Portland Trail Blazers snapped a six-game losing streak with a 102-89 victory over the Sacramento ...

December 29, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Durant, Warriors deliver down stretch to hold off Raptors

OAKLAND (AP) - The Golden State Warriors played one of their most dominant quarters to start the game, building a 25-point lead. Then, there were turnovers ...

December 29, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Kevin Durant calls for NBA to toss Last Two Minute Report

OAKLAND (AP) - Kevin Durant is calling on the NBA to toss out the Last Two Minute Report because he, like the league's officials, believes ...

December 27, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Carr has surgery as Raiders prepare for life with McGloin

ALAMEDA (AP) - While Derek Carr underwent surgery to repair his broken right leg on Tuesday, the Oakland Raiders began preparing for a playoff run without ...

December 27, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Kaepernick insists he’s not thinking about future with 49ers

SANTA CLARA (AP) - If Colin Kaepernick is concerned about his future with the 49ers, the veteran quarterback certainly isn't showing it. At least not ...

December 27, 2016 | | Pro Sports


LeBron James named AP Male Athlete of Year

CLEVELAND (AP) - LeBron James was jolted forward when the massive crowd swelled from the sidewalks and into Cleveland's streets, surrounding the convertible that he ...

December 27, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Westbrook gets 15th triple-double, Thunder top Heat

MIAMI (AP) - Russell Westbrook got his 15th triple-double of the season by the midpoint of the third quarter, and the Oklahoma City Thunder beat the ...

December 27, 2016 | | Pro Sports


NFL has issues, but Cowboys are making it fun again

Just when it seemed the NFL was losing its tight grip on America's fans, America's team came riding to the rescue.

December 27, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Injury: Hyde to miss finale for 49ers

SANTA CLARA (AP) - San Francisco 49ers running back Carlos Hyde has a torn MCL in his left knee and will miss the season finale against ...

December 26, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Missed calls aplenty, NFL looking for fixes

NEW YORK (AP) - This has been the year of the penalty in the NFL.

December 26, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Cowboys keep Lions’ playoff hopes on hold

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) - Dez Bryant threw his first career touchdown pass between a pair of scoring catches, Ezekiel Elliott ran for two TDs and the ...

December 26, 2016 | | Pro Sports


NBA: 2 calls were missed near end of Cavs-Warriors

NEW YORK (AP) - The NBA says two calls were missed in the final moments of Cleveland's win over Golden State on Sunday, and both ...

December 26, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Cousins has big fourth quarter keys Kings’ win

SACRAMENTO (AP) - DeMarcus Cousins made a go-ahead 3-pointer with 20.9 seconds remaining and added a clutch free throw moments later, lifting the Sacramento Kings ...

December 26, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Del Rio has no regrets about call that led to Carr’s injury

ALAMEDA (AP) - Two days after losing star quarterback Derek Carr to a broken leg that dealt a serious blow to Oakland's Super Bowl hopes ...

December 26, 2016 | | Pro Sports


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