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Giants hope offseason upgrades pay off

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - After an offseason spending spree that targeted most of San Francisco's glaring holes, manager Bruce Bochy heads into spring training with fewer questions than ever about the Giants roster.

February 15, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Taylor Swift wins top Grammy Award again

LOS ANGELES (AP) - Taylor Swift's official switch from country to pop with her multi-hit, best-selling "1989" album brought the singer her second Grammy Award win for album of the year.

February 15, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Californian cyclist Coryn Rivera riding fast road to Rio

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - The sprightly girl aboard the hand-me-down bike had started to cry, tears trickling down her cheeks 50 miles into the longest ride of her life.

February 14, 2016 | | Pro Sports


At All-Star weekend, it’s all about specially designed shoes

TORONTO (AP) - All-Star weekend is one of the biggest of the NBA season for stars like LeBron James, Steph Curry, James Harden and Dwyane Wade.

February 14, 2016 | | Pro Sports


The NBA 2003 draft class still going All-Star strong

TORONTO (AP) - On the night that he entered the NBA in 2003, someone asked LeBron James to assess the potential of the draft class that he was headlining as the No. 1 pick.

February 14, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Rookie youngest on Daytona 500 pole

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) - Chase Elliott was too young to really remember celebrating in victory lane with his father, dressed in a shirt that matched Bill Elliott's firesuit and a little finger pointed toward the sky because daddy was No. 1.

February 14, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Nishikori wins fourth straight Memphis title

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) - Kei Nishikori had practiced against teenager Taylor Fritz a few times over the past couple years without beating the American even once.

February 14, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Taylor rallies to capture Pebble Beach

PEBBLE BEACH (AP) - Vaughn Taylor is headed home to the Masters with his first PGA Tour victory in more than a decade, and he can't believe it.

February 14, 2016 | | Pro Sports


West rolls to record victory

TORONTO (AP) - Kobe Bryant said his NBA All-Star Game goodbye and the next generation of the West's best sent him off a winner, rolling to a record-setting 196-173 victory over the East on Sunday night.

February 14, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Skydiver dies after parachute malfunction

LODI (AP) - Authorities say a skydiver has died after crashing against a wall next a road near the Lodi Airport.

February 14, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Deal delays eviction threat for SF nuns feeding homeless

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Nuns who faced possible eviction from San Francisco's gritty Tenderloin district because of a rent increase have won a reprieve.

February 13, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Curry returns to Toronto at the height of his powers

TORONTO (AP) - When the Toronto Raptors signed Dell Curry in 1999 to provide some shooting on the perimeter, they also acquired two young children in the deal that would dart around the back hallways of the Air Canada Center dribbling basketballs and bouncing off the walls.

February 13, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Brewers trade Khris Davis to Athletics

MILWAUKEE (AP) - The Milwaukee Brewers have traded power-hitting outfielder Khris Davis to the Oakland Athletics for a pair of prospects.

February 13, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Kang flirts with 59, doesn’t even know it

PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. (AP) - Sung Kang didn't know anything about his amateur partner until he went on the Internet and looked up actor Ray Romano. He didn't realize the par at Monterey Peninsula was 71 until he scrambled for par on his final hole and realized while signing his card Friday that he set the course record with a career-low 60.

February 13, 2016 | | Pro Sports


It’s Kobe’s world, at least for 1 more All-Star weekend

TORONTO (AP) - Kobe Bryant answered questions in Spanish and Italian, raved about Canadian hospitality, showed off knowledge of both Greek basketball and English soccer. He announced plans to go to the Philippines and Taiwan, thanked fans from Japan and even asked a reporter how to say a phrase in Mandarin.

February 13, 2016 | | Pro Sports


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Tiger Woods to miss Arnold Palmer Invitational at Bay Hill

PALM HARBOR, Fla. (AP) - Tiger Woods won't be at the Arnold Palmer Invitational next week and still doesn't know when he will play ...

March 10, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Money is behind Las Vegas becoming NASCAR’s busiest market

LAS VEGAS (AP) - The signature event remains in Florida and most race teams call North Carolina home, but the nation's gambling mecca is about ...

March 10, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Osweiler deal a stunner; Cutler’s release no surprise

Everyone expected a free agency flurry when the NFL's year began on Thursday. Predicting what happened with Brock Osweiler was beyond anyone's projections.

March 10, 2017 | The Associated Press | Pro Sports


Couture leads Sharks past Washington Capitals

SAN JOSE (AP) - Logan Couture scored twice, Brent Burns recorded three assists and all anyone wanted to talk about was the new guy in the ...

March 10, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Suspended Aldon Smith detained after crash

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Authorities say suspended Oakland Raiders player Aldon Smith was detained in San Francisco after an SUV he was riding in crashed into ...

March 10, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Las Vegas NFL stadium lease won’t be ready by end of March

LAS VEGAS (AP) - The lease agreement for a proposed Las Vegas NFL stadium will not be ready before league owners meet later this month, when ...

March 10, 2017 | | Pro Sports


49ers have busy opening day of free agency

SANTA CLARA (AP) - A year after spending most of free agency on the sideline, the San Francisco 49ers had a busy start to the new ...

March 10, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Matt Barnes thrilled to be back with playoff-bound Warriors

OAKLAND (AP) - The Golden State Warriors returned home for all of a day and Matt Barnes hitched a last-minute ride with a former summer league ...

March 09, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Ginobili, Lee lead Spurs by Kings in Leonard’s absence

SAN ANTONIO (AP) - The San Antonio Spurs demonstrated they are perfectly capable of rallying in the final quarter to win without Kawhi Leonard.

March 09, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Warriors fall at home to Celtics again

OAKLAND (AP) - The Boston Celtics had their way in Golden State's typically imposing building again. Last April, it was wrecking the Warriors' record 54-game ...

March 09, 2017 | | Pro Sports


49ers get busy bolstering offense on eve of free agency

SANTA CLARA (AP) - The San Francisco 49ers are reportedly adding a quarterback to the roster, agreeing to a two-year deal with free-agent Brian Hoyer.

March 09, 2017 | | Pro Sports


49ers release wide receiver Torrey Smith

SANTA CLARA (AP) - The San Francisco 49ers released receiver Torrey Smith on Tuesday, just two years after giving him a big free-agent contract.

March 07, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Nowitzki tops 30,000 points, Mavs roll past Lakers

DALLAS (AP) - Dirk Nowitzki scored the 20 points he needed for 30,000 in his career in barely more than a quarter, and the Dallas ...

March 07, 2017 | | Pro Sports


No. 4 Gonzaga beats No. 19 Saint Mary’s in WCC final

LAS VEGAS (AP) - Nigel Williams-Goss scored 22 points, Przemek Karnowski added 15 and No. 4 Gonzaga won its fifth straight West Coast Conference Tournament title ...

March 07, 2017 | | Pro Sports


A’s Jed Lowrie determined to stay on field this season

MESA, Ariz. (AP) - The words of the people who doubted him still linger somewhere in Jed Lowrie's head.

March 07, 2017 | | Pro Sports


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