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Fourth-ranked Gonzaga pummels BYU for 28th straight conference road victory

Fri, 02/01/2019 - 01:23
Brandon Clarke scored 23 points and Rui Hachimura added 20 to lead No. 4 Gonzaga to a 93-63 win over BYU on Thursday night.Clarke and ...

Rams defensive mastermind Wade Phillips adjusts with the times

Fri, 02/01/2019 - 00:06
Wade Phillips doesn’t understand why everybody is so impressed by his ability to bridge generations of people and football knowledge with equal aplomb.The Los Angeles ...

Shinji Kagawa leaves Dortmund for Besiktas loan

Thu, 01/31/2019 - 20:14
Borussia Dortmund’s Japan international Shinji Kagawa has turned down German first-division rival Hannover and instead joined Turkish side Besiktas on loan.Dortmund says Kagawa requested the ...

Knicks deal Kristaps Porzingis to Dallas, say he requested a trade

Thu, 01/31/2019 - 19:45
The New York Knicks were having their doubts, wondering if Kristaps Porzingis truly wanted to be part of the franchise.On Thursday, they say he made ...

Anthony Davis picked as an All-Star reserve; Ben Simmons among first-timers

Thu, 01/31/2019 - 19:36
New Orleans has an All-Star for the sixth straight year.That is, unless he gets traded first. Pelicans standout Anthony Davis — only three days removed ...

Player’s union, NFL preparing ‘war chests’ for 2021 labor talks

Thu, 01/31/2019 - 19:21
Two years before the labor agreement with the NFL runs out, the players’ union is gathering a war chest it hopes it doesn’t need.Union leaders, ...

Shohei Ohtani won’t be ready for Angels’ opening day

Thu, 01/31/2019 - 19:14
AL Rookie of the Year Shohei Ohtani has been medically cleared to resume full-strength training on his right arm following Tommy John surgery, although he ...

Samurai Blue boss Hajime Moriyasu urges team to give best effort in Asian Cup final

Thu, 01/31/2019 - 07:06
Japan must lay everything on the line against Qatar in the Asian Cup final, head coach Hajime Moriyasu said Thursday, on the eve of the ...

Super Bowl Gospel Choir combines players’ love of gospel music, football

Thu, 01/31/2019 - 06:57
Retired Dallas Cowboys safety Dextor Clinkscale gets a chance each year to re-experience the camaraderie of playing in the NFL when the Super Bowl Gospel ...

Apprentice wrestler choked, bullied at Kotooshu-run stable

Thu, 01/31/2019 - 06:31
An underage apprentice sumo wrestler has been the subject of repeated physical abuse and bullying at the stable run by Bulgarian-born former ozeki Kotooshu, the ...

Rookie Yuta Watanabe displays potential while playing major minutes in NBA G League

Thu, 01/31/2019 - 05:58
Rookie Yuta Watanabe has exhibited veteran poise throughout his first season as a pro basketball player.With a two-way contract that splits his time between the ...

Mavs pounce on lowly Knicks

Thu, 01/31/2019 - 03:46
Dirk Nowitzki has been coming to Madison Square Garden for about two decades, scoring better there than at any road arena.If this was the last ...

Do or die for Samurai Blue

Thu, 01/31/2019 - 03:24
This week has provided ample opportunity for all of us who doubted Japan’s ability to reach the Asian Cup final to take a long, deep ...

Anderlecht’s Ryota Morioka to spend rest of season with Charleroi

Thu, 01/31/2019 - 03:21
Midfielder Ryota Morioka will transfer to Charleroi for the remainder of the season with an option to sign a three-year deal, the Belgian first-division side ...

Report blasts Michigan State’s handling of sex cases

Thu, 01/31/2019 - 03:14
A U.S. Department of Education report says Michigan State University’s failure to detect and stop sexual assaults by now-imprisoned sports doctor Larry Nassar indicates a ...

Penguins hold off NHL-leading Lightning

Thu, 01/31/2019 - 03:12
Kris Letang tied Hall of Famer Paul Coffey’s franchise record for career goals by a defenseman, Matt Murray stopped 33 shots and the Pittsburgh Penguins ...

World Cup ticket woes frustrate rugby fans

Thu, 01/31/2019 - 02:56
“There are three sides to every story, baby. There’s yours, and mine and the cold, hard truth.”While Eagles great Don Henley was singing about the ...

Nationals hire Jack McKeon, 88, as senior adviser to GM

Thu, 01/31/2019 - 02:56
The Nationals have hired Jack McKeon as a senior adviser to general manager Mike Rizzo.Washington on Wednesday confirmed the hiring of the 88-year-old McKeon, first ...

New York museum pays tribute to Jackie Robinson with centennial exhibit

Thu, 01/31/2019 - 01:57
As the 100th anniversary of Jackie Robinson’s birth approached, Sharon Robinson is sure her father would have a lot to say about the current political ...

Struggling Evessa risk missing postseason

Thu, 01/31/2019 - 01:11
Coping with a slew of injuries and inconsistent play, the Osaka Evessa face an uphill battle to make the playoffs.It won’t be easy. The Evessa ...

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