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  • Cavs All-Star Love sustains head injury in Game 6

    Cavs All-Star Love sustains head injury in Game 6

    Friday, May 25 2018 9:28 PM EDT2018-05-26 01:28:45 GMT
    Friday, May 25 2018 10:06 PM EDT2018-05-26 02:06:04 GMT
    Cavaliers All-Star forward Kevin Love left Game 6 of the Eastern Conference finals after banging heads with Boston's Jayson Tatum.
    Cavaliers All-Star forward Kevin Love left Game 6 of the Eastern Conference finals after banging heads with Boston's Jayson Tatum.
  • Civils rights activists rally outside of NFL headquarters

    Civils rights activists rally outside of NFL headquarters

    Friday, May 25 2018 4:05 PM EDT2018-05-25 20:05:22 GMT
    Friday, May 25 2018 10:06 PM EDT2018-05-26 02:06:00 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ralph Russo). New York Councilman Jumaane D. Williams, second from right, with the help of  Kirsten John Foy, second from left, Northeast Regional Director of the National Action Network, holds a jersey with Colin Kaepernick's name on the bac...(AP Photo/Ralph Russo). New York Councilman Jumaane D. Williams, second from right, with the help of Kirsten John Foy, second from left, Northeast Regional Director of the National Action Network, holds a jersey with Colin Kaepernick's name on the bac...
    Civil rights activists gathered outside of NFL headquarters, calling on team owners to overturn a new policy aimed at stopping player protests during the national anthem and encouraging boycotting of league and...
    Civil rights activists gathered outside of NFL headquarters, calling on team owners to overturn a new policy aimed at stopping player protests during the national anthem and encouraging boycotting of league and sponsors.
  • Disgruntled fans break into Brazil pre-World Cup training

    Disgruntled fans break into Brazil pre-World Cup training

    Friday, May 25 2018 8:43 PM EDT2018-05-26 00:43:24 GMT
    Friday, May 25 2018 10:05 PM EDT2018-05-26 02:05:57 GMT
    (AP Photo/Leo Correa). Brazil's William goes for the ball during a national soccer team practice session ahead of the World Cup in Russia, at the Granja Comary training center in Teresopolis, Brazil, Friday, May 25, 2018.(AP Photo/Leo Correa). Brazil's William goes for the ball during a national soccer team practice session ahead of the World Cup in Russia, at the Granja Comary training center in Teresopolis, Brazil, Friday, May 25, 2018.
    Brazil fans have cheered their team in the first and only meeting with players before they travel to the World Cup in Russia, but many others also complained about the squad's lack of contact with local supporters.
    Brazil fans have cheered their team in the first and only meeting with players before they travel to the World Cup in Russia, but many others also complained about the squad's lack of contact with local supporters.
  • Rockets lose ailing Chris Paul, vow to dig in for Game 6

    Rockets lose ailing Chris Paul, vow to dig in for Game 6

    Friday, May 25 2018 12:46 PM EDT2018-05-25 16:46:32 GMT
    Friday, May 25 2018 10:05 PM EDT2018-05-26 02:05:53 GMT
    (AP Photo/David J. Phillip). Houston Rockets guard Chris Paul wears the Santa Fe High School logo during the first half in Game 5 of the team's NBA basketball playoffs Western Conference finals against the Golden State Warriors in Houston, Thursday, Ma...(AP Photo/David J. Phillip). Houston Rockets guard Chris Paul wears the Santa Fe High School logo during the first half in Game 5 of the team's NBA basketball playoffs Western Conference finals against the Golden State Warriors in Houston, Thursday, Ma...
    Houston's Chris Paul will miss Game 6 of the Western Conference finals against the Golden State Warriors on Saturday night because of a hamstring injury.
    Houston's Chris Paul will miss Game 6 of the Western Conference finals against the Golden State Warriors on Saturday night because of a hamstring injury.
  • Warriors facing elimination but undaunted entering Game 6

    Warriors facing elimination but undaunted entering Game 6

    Friday, May 25 2018 5:43 PM EDT2018-05-25 21:43:07 GMT
    Friday, May 25 2018 10:05 PM EDT2018-05-26 02:05:50 GMT
    (AP Photo/Eric Christian Smith). Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry, left, passes the ball over Houston Rockets guard Eric Gordon (10) during the second half of Game 5 of the NBA basketball playoffs Western Conference finals Thursday, May 24, 20...(AP Photo/Eric Christian Smith). Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry, left, passes the ball over Houston Rockets guard Eric Gordon (10) during the second half of Game 5 of the NBA basketball playoffs Western Conference finals Thursday, May 24, 20...
    If the Golden State Warriors are worried as they head into Game 6 of the Western Conference finals on the brink of being eliminated by the Houston Rockets, they aren't showing it.
    If the Golden State Warriors are worried as they head into Game 6 of the Western Conference finals on the brink of being eliminated by the Houston Rockets, they aren't showing it.
  • Kyle Busch looks to check off box, win at Charlotte

    Kyle Busch looks to check off box, win at Charlotte

    Friday, May 25 2018 5:03 PM EDT2018-05-25 21:03:10 GMT
    Friday, May 25 2018 10:05 PM EDT2018-05-26 02:05:46 GMT
    (AP Photo/Chuck Burton). Kyle Busch waits in Victory Lane after winning the pole position for the NASCAR Cup series auto race at Charlotte Motor Speedway in Charlotte, N.C., Thursday, May 24, 2018.(AP Photo/Chuck Burton). Kyle Busch waits in Victory Lane after winning the pole position for the NASCAR Cup series auto race at Charlotte Motor Speedway in Charlotte, N.C., Thursday, May 24, 2018.
    Kyle Busch has won a NASCAR Cup points race at every track except one.
    Kyle Busch has won a NASCAR Cup points race at every track except one.
  • Kyle Hendricks goes 7 strong innings, Cubs beat Giants 6-2

    Kyle Hendricks goes 7 strong innings, Cubs beat Giants 6-2

    Friday, May 25 2018 5:33 PM EDT2018-05-25 21:33:12 GMT
    Friday, May 25 2018 10:05 PM EDT2018-05-26 02:05:41 GMT
    (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast). San Francisco Giants starting pitcher Derek Holland delivers during the first inning of a baseball game against the Chicago Cubs Friday, May 25, 2018, in Chicago.(AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast). San Francisco Giants starting pitcher Derek Holland delivers during the first inning of a baseball game against the Chicago Cubs Friday, May 25, 2018, in Chicago.
    Kyle Hendricks limited San Francisco to one run and two hits over seven innings, Ben Zobrist lined a tiebreaking two-run double in the seventh and the Chicago Cubs beat the Giants 6-2.
    Kyle Hendricks limited San Francisco to one run and two hits over seven innings, Ben Zobrist lined a tiebreaking two-run double in the seventh and the Chicago Cubs beat the Giants 6-2.
  • Bucks player 'gave in' during arrest to avoid officers' guns

    Bucks player 'gave in' during arrest to avoid officers' guns

    Friday, May 25 2018 9:43 AM EDT2018-05-25 13:43:06 GMT
    Friday, May 25 2018 10:05 PM EDT2018-05-26 02:05:35 GMT
    (Milwaukee Police Department via AP). This Jan. 26, 2018 police body-camera footage released by Milwaukee Police Department shows NBA Bucks guard Sterling Brown as he talks to arresting police officers after being shot by a stun gun in a Walgreens park...(Milwaukee Police Department via AP). This Jan. 26, 2018 police body-camera footage released by Milwaukee Police Department shows NBA Bucks guard Sterling Brown as he talks to arresting police officers after being shot by a stun gun in a Walgreens park...
    NBA player Sterling Brown says he tried to remain calm when Milwaukee police used a stun gun to take him down during his arrest for a parking violation.
    NBA player Sterling Brown says he tried to remain calm when Milwaukee police used a stun gun to take him down during his arrest for a parking violation.
  • Rose has 2nd-round Colonial lead; up-and-down Grillo 1 back

    Rose has 2nd-round Colonial lead; up-and-down Grillo 1 back

    Friday, May 25 2018 7:33 PM EDT2018-05-25 23:33:15 GMT
    Friday, May 25 2018 10:05 PM EDT2018-05-26 02:05:29 GMT
    Justin Rose shot a 6-under 64 to take the lead after two rounds in the Fort Worth Invitational at Colonial.
    Justin Rose shot a 6-under 64 to take the lead after two rounds in the Fort Worth Invitational at Colonial.
  • Kershaw marks 10-year anniversary of MLB debut on DL

    Kershaw marks 10-year anniversary of MLB debut on DL

    Friday, May 25 2018 9:03 PM EDT2018-05-26 01:03:03 GMT
    Friday, May 25 2018 10:05 PM EDT2018-05-26 02:05:24 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill). Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Clayton Kershaw attends batting practice prior to a baseball game against the San Diego Padres, Friday, May 25, 2018, in Los Angeles.(AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill). Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Clayton Kershaw attends batting practice prior to a baseball game against the San Diego Padres, Friday, May 25, 2018, in Los Angeles.
    Clayton Kershaw marked the 10-year anniversary of his major league debut for the Los Angeles Dodgers on the disabled list.
    Clayton Kershaw marked the 10-year anniversary of his major league debut for the Los Angeles Dodgers on the disabled list.
  • Mariners land Denard Span, Alex Colome in deal with Rays

    Mariners land Denard Span, Alex Colome in deal with Rays

    Friday, May 25 2018 6:44 PM EDT2018-05-25 22:44:43 GMT
    Friday, May 25 2018 9:16 PM EDT2018-05-26 01:16:49 GMT
    (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara). Tampa Bay Rays catcher Wilson Ramos (40) celebrates with relief pitcher Alex Colome after the team's 6-3 win over the Boston Red Sox in a baseball game Thursday, May 24, 2018, in St. Petersburg, Fla.(AP Photo/Chris O'Meara). Tampa Bay Rays catcher Wilson Ramos (40) celebrates with relief pitcher Alex Colome after the team's 6-3 win over the Boston Red Sox in a baseball game Thursday, May 24, 2018, in St. Petersburg, Fla.
    The Seattle Mariners made the first big deal of the season acquiring outfielder Denard Span and right-handed reliever Alex Colome from the Tampa Bay Rays for two minor leaguers.
    The Seattle Mariners made the first big deal of the season acquiring outfielder Denard Span and right-handed reliever Alex Colome from the Tampa Bay Rays for two minor leaguers.
  • Hanley Ramirez designated for assignment by Red Sox

    Hanley Ramirez designated for assignment by Red Sox

    Friday, May 25 2018 12:41 PM EDT2018-05-25 16:41:00 GMT
    Friday, May 25 2018 8:45 PM EDT2018-05-26 00:45:41 GMT
    (AP Photo/Charles Krupa, FIle). FILE - In this Sept. 29, 2017, file photo, Boston Red Sox designated hitter Hanley Ramirez takes off his batting helmet after grounding out with bases loaded during the sixth inning of a baseball game against the Houston...(AP Photo/Charles Krupa, FIle). FILE - In this Sept. 29, 2017, file photo, Boston Red Sox designated hitter Hanley Ramirez takes off his batting helmet after grounding out with bases loaded during the sixth inning of a baseball game against the Houston...
    Red Sox designate Hanley Ramirez for assignment, activate Dustin Pedroia from disabled list.
    Red Sox designate Hanley Ramirez for assignment, activate Dustin Pedroia from disabled list.
  • Garbine Muguruza opts for relaxed approach at French Open

    Garbine Muguruza opts for relaxed approach at French Open

    Friday, May 25 2018 3:34 PM EDT2018-05-25 19:34:29 GMT
    Friday, May 25 2018 8:25 PM EDT2018-05-26 00:25:26 GMT
    (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky, File). FILE - In this March 26, 2018, file photo, Garbine Muguruza, of Spain, returns to Sloane Stephens during the Miami Open tennis tournament in Key Biscayne, Fla.Muguruza will be competing in the French Open tennis tournamen...(AP Photo/Lynne Sladky, File). FILE - In this March 26, 2018, file photo, Garbine Muguruza, of Spain, returns to Sloane Stephens during the Miami Open tennis tournament in Key Biscayne, Fla.Muguruza will be competing in the French Open tennis tournamen...
    If there is a player that should not be afraid by Serena Williams' return to tennis, it's Garbine Muguruza.
    If there is a player that should not be afraid by Serena Williams' return to tennis, it's Garbine Muguruza.
  • Justify won't have Audible to kick around in Belmont Stakes

    Justify won't have Audible to kick around in Belmont Stakes

    Friday, May 25 2018 7:08 PM EDT2018-05-25 23:08:27 GMT
    Friday, May 25 2018 8:25 PM EDT2018-05-26 00:25:10 GMT
    Kentucky Derby and Preakness winner Justify won't have to further contend with Audible in pursuit of the colt's bid for the Triple Crown.
    Kentucky Derby and Preakness winner Justify won't have to further contend with Audible in pursuit of the colt's bid for the Triple Crown.
  • Mallory, head coach at Indiana, Colorado, dies at 82

    Mallory, head coach at Indiana, Colorado, dies at 82

    Friday, May 25 2018 5:12 PM EDT2018-05-25 21:12:53 GMT
    Friday, May 25 2018 8:25 PM EDT2018-05-26 00:25:07 GMT
    Bill Mallory, the winningest football coach in Indiana history who also led three other schools to bowl games, has died from a brain injury suffered in a recent fall.
    Bill Mallory, the winningest football coach in Indiana history who also led three other schools to bowl games, has died from a brain injury suffered in a recent fall.
  • Hall of fame to redo soccer star Brandi Chastain plaque

    Hall of fame to redo soccer star Brandi Chastain plaque

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 2:22 PM EDT2018-05-22 18:22:54 GMT
    Friday, May 25 2018 7:00 PM EDT2018-05-25 23:00:29 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill, File). FILE - In this July 10, 1999, file photo, the United States' Brandi Chastain celebrates by taking off her jersey after kicking in the game-winning goal in a penalty shootout against China in the FIFA Women's World Cup ...(AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill, File). FILE - In this July 10, 1999, file photo, the United States' Brandi Chastain celebrates by taking off her jersey after kicking in the game-winning goal in a penalty shootout against China in the FIFA Women's World Cup ...
    Social media is finding little to like about the likeness on a plaque honoring retired soccer champion Brandi Chastain.
    Social media is finding little to like about the likeness on a plaque honoring retired soccer champion Brandi Chastain.
  • Still bad: 71-year-old Ilie Nastase arrested twice in a day

    Still bad: 71-year-old Ilie Nastase arrested twice in a day

    Friday, May 25 2018 8:23 AM EDT2018-05-25 12:23:15 GMT
    Friday, May 25 2018 5:48 PM EDT2018-05-25 21:48:59 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alastair Grant, File). FILE - In this Monday, May 23, 2016, file photo, former Romanian tennis player Ilie Nastase watches a match at the French Open tennis tournament in Paris, France. Romanian police have arrested former tennis player Ilie ...(AP Photo/Alastair Grant, File). FILE - In this Monday, May 23, 2016, file photo, former Romanian tennis player Ilie Nastase watches a match at the French Open tennis tournament in Paris, France. Romanian police have arrested former tennis player Ilie ...
    Romanian police arrest former tennis player Ilie Nastase twice in the same day, first on suspicion of drunken driving and refusing to take a breathalyzer test, then for riding a scooter without a license.
    Romanian police arrest former tennis player Ilie Nastase twice in the same day, first on suspicion of drunken driving and refusing to take a breathalyzer test, then for riding a scooter without a license.
  • NFL players, coaches grapple with new anthem policy

    NFL players, coaches grapple with new anthem policy

    Friday, May 25 2018 2:42 AM EDT2018-05-25 06:42:38 GMT
    Friday, May 25 2018 5:16 PM EDT2018-05-25 21:16:03 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren). Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson talks to reporters following NFL football practice, Thursday, May 24, 2018, in Renton, Wash.(AP Photo/Ted S. Warren). Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson talks to reporters following NFL football practice, Thursday, May 24, 2018, in Renton, Wash.
    Seattle Seahawks wide receiver Doug Baldwin had harsh words for the comments made by President Donald Trump regarding the NFL's new national anthem policy, as players began to process the new mandate from the...
    Seattle Seahawks wide receiver Doug Baldwin had harsh words for the comments made by President Donald Trump regarding the NFL's new national anthem policy, as players began to process the new mandate from the league's owners.
  • Baffert thinks Justify has right stuff to win Triple Crown

    Baffert thinks Justify has right stuff to win Triple Crown

    Friday, May 25 2018 11:47 AM EDT2018-05-25 15:47:39 GMT
    Friday, May 25 2018 5:08 PM EDT2018-05-25 21:08:37 GMT
    (AP Photo/Garry Jones). Assistant trainer Jimmy Barnes holds Preakness Stakes and Kentucky Derby winner Justify as a crowd welcomes the horse back to Barn 33 at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Ky., Sunday, May 20, 2018. Justify will attempt to become th...(AP Photo/Garry Jones). Assistant trainer Jimmy Barnes holds Preakness Stakes and Kentucky Derby winner Justify as a crowd welcomes the horse back to Barn 33 at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Ky., Sunday, May 20, 2018. Justify will attempt to become th...
    Bob Baffert tells 'PodcastOne Sports Now' that he has a good feeling about Justify's chances of winning the Triple Crown.
    Bob Baffert tells 'PodcastOne Sports Now' that he has a good feeling about Justify's chances of winning the Triple Crown.
  • Rockets use strong defense to move a win from NBA Finals

    Rockets use strong defense to move a win from NBA Finals

    Friday, May 25 2018 2:22 AM EDT2018-05-25 06:22:46 GMT
    Friday, May 25 2018 5:08 PM EDT2018-05-25 21:08:09 GMT
    (AP Photo/Eric Christian Smith). Houston Rockets forward Trevor Ariza, left, is fouled by Golden State Warriors forward Draymond Green during the final moments of Game 5 of the NBA basketball playoffs Western Conference finals, Thursday, May 24, 2018, ...(AP Photo/Eric Christian Smith). Houston Rockets forward Trevor Ariza, left, is fouled by Golden State Warriors forward Draymond Green during the final moments of Game 5 of the NBA basketball playoffs Western Conference finals, Thursday, May 24, 2018, ...
    The Houston Rockets, known for their vaunted offense, have used stingy defense to move within one game of eliminating defending champion Golden State Warriors.
    The Houston Rockets, known for their vaunted offense, have used stingy defense to move within one game of eliminating defending champion Golden State Warriors.
  • Epstein: No trade talks for Cubs despite Machado speculation

    Epstein: No trade talks for Cubs despite Machado speculation

    Friday, May 25 2018 4:13 PM EDT2018-05-25 20:13:08 GMT
    Friday, May 25 2018 4:17 PM EDT2018-05-25 20:17:38 GMT
    (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast, File). FILE - In this Jan. 12, 2018, file photo, Chicago Cubs president of baseball operations Theo Epstein, right, talks to reporters during the Cubs' annual baseball convention in Chicago. The idea of Manny Machado joi...(AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast, File). FILE - In this Jan. 12, 2018, file photo, Chicago Cubs president of baseball operations Theo Epstein, right, talks to reporters during the Cubs' annual baseball convention in Chicago. The idea of Manny Machado joi...
    Chicago Cubs president of baseball operations Theo Epstein insists his team has not engaged in trade talks, despite speculation about potential deal for Baltimore Orioles superstar Manny Machado.
    Chicago Cubs president of baseball operations Theo Epstein insists his team has not engaged in trade talks, despite speculation about potential deal for Baltimore Orioles superstar Manny Machado.
  • NCAA suspends Louisville's Walz for 1 NCAA Tournament game

    NCAA suspends Louisville's Walz for 1 NCAA Tournament game

    Friday, May 25 2018 12:25 PM EDT2018-05-25 16:25:31 GMT
    Friday, May 25 2018 4:05 PM EDT2018-05-25 20:05:42 GMT
    (AP Photo/Tony Dejak, File). FILE - In this March 30, 2018, file photo, Louisville head coach Jeff Walz is seen on the sidelines during the second half against Mississippi State in the semifinals of the women's NCAA Final Four college basketball tourna...(AP Photo/Tony Dejak, File). FILE - In this March 30, 2018, file photo, Louisville head coach Jeff Walz is seen on the sidelines during the second half against Mississippi State in the semifinals of the women's NCAA Final Four college basketball tourna...
    Louisville women's coach Jeff Walz receives one-game NCAA Tournament suspension for comments he made during Final Four.
    Louisville women's coach Jeff Walz receives one-game NCAA Tournament suspension for comments he made during Final Four.
  • NFL's policy could mean a new playbook on protests this fall

    NFL's policy could mean a new playbook on protests this fall

    Thursday, May 24 2018 5:42 PM EDT2018-05-24 21:42:35 GMT
    Friday, May 25 2018 4:00 PM EDT2018-05-25 20:00:30 GMT
    (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File). FILE - In this Monday, Sept. 12, 2016, file photo, San Francisco 49ers safety Eric Reid (35) and quarterback Colin Kaepernick (7) kneel during the national anthem before an NFL football game against the Los Angeles...(AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File). FILE - In this Monday, Sept. 12, 2016, file photo, San Francisco 49ers safety Eric Reid (35) and quarterback Colin Kaepernick (7) kneel during the national anthem before an NFL football game against the Los Angeles...
    Now that the NFL is drawing the line against players kneeling during the national anthem, athletes protesting police brutality and racial inequality may need to find a new playbook this fall.
    Now that the NFL is drawing the line against players kneeling during the national anthem, athletes protesting police brutality and racial inequality may need to find a new playbook this fall.
  • Leclerc carries memories of his father, Bianchi at Monaco

    Leclerc carries memories of his father, Bianchi at Monaco

    Friday, May 25 2018 12:46 PM EDT2018-05-25 16:46:41 GMT
    Friday, May 25 2018 3:35 PM EDT2018-05-25 19:35:03 GMT
    (AP Photo/Claude Paris). Sauber driver Charles Leclerc of Monaco answers to reporters during a news conference, at the Monaco racetrack, in Monaco, Wednesday, May 23, 2018. The Formula one race will be held on Sunday.(AP Photo/Claude Paris). Sauber driver Charles Leclerc of Monaco answers to reporters during a news conference, at the Monaco racetrack, in Monaco, Wednesday, May 23, 2018. The Formula one race will be held on Sunday.
    When Charles Leclerc races for the first time at the Monaco Grand Prix on Sunday, he will carry with him the memories of his father and his close friend Jules Bianchi.
    When Charles Leclerc races for the first time at the Monaco Grand Prix on Sunday, he will carry with him the memories of his father and his close friend Jules Bianchi.
  • Alarmed: LeBron, Cavs facing win-or-else Game 6 vs Celtics

    Alarmed: LeBron, Cavs facing win-or-else Game 6 vs Celtics

    Thursday, May 24 2018 6:05 PM EDT2018-05-24 22:05:16 GMT
    Friday, May 25 2018 1:16 PM EDT2018-05-25 17:16:55 GMT
    (AP Photo/Charles Krupa). Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James (23) puts his jersey on as he watches from the bench area near the end of Game 5 of the team's NBA basketball Eastern Conference finals  against the Boston Celtics, Wednesday, May 23, 2...(AP Photo/Charles Krupa). Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James (23) puts his jersey on as he watches from the bench area near the end of Game 5 of the team's NBA basketball Eastern Conference finals against the Boston Celtics, Wednesday, May 23, 2...
    LeBron, Cavs facing elimination against Celtics in Game 6.
    LeBron, Cavs facing elimination against Celtics in Game 6.
  • Gordon leads Rockets over Warriors 98-94 to take series lead

    Gordon leads Rockets over Warriors 98-94 to take series lead

    Thursday, May 24 2018 11:52 PM EDT2018-05-25 03:52:42 GMT
    Friday, May 25 2018 1:16 PM EDT2018-05-25 17:16:42 GMT
    (AP Photo/David J. Phillip). Houston Rockets guard Chris Paul wears the Santa Fe High School logo during the first half in Game 5 of the team's NBA basketball playoffs Western Conference finals against the Golden State Warriors in Houston, Thursday, Ma...(AP Photo/David J. Phillip). Houston Rockets guard Chris Paul wears the Santa Fe High School logo during the first half in Game 5 of the team's NBA basketball playoffs Western Conference finals against the Golden State Warriors in Houston, Thursday, Ma...
    Eric Gordon came off the bench to score 24 points and his steal on Golden State's last possession secured a 98-94 win by the Houston Rockets to put them up 3-2 in the Western Conference finals on Thursday night.
    Eric Gordon came off the bench to score 24 points and his steal on Golden State's last possession secured a 98-94 win by the Houston Rockets to put them up 3-2 in the Western Conference finals on Thursday night.
  • Women back on the grid at Monaco GP, but in a different role

    Women back on the grid at Monaco GP, but in a different role

    Friday, May 25 2018 9:52 AM EDT2018-05-25 13:52:46 GMT
    Friday, May 25 2018 12:41 PM EDT2018-05-25 16:41:12 GMT
    (AP Photo/Martin Meissner, file). FILE - In this Aug. 23, 2015 file photo grid girls carry flags prior the Belgium Formula One Grand Prix at the Spa-Francorchamps circuit, Belgium. Women will make a return of sorts to the Formula One grid at this weeke...(AP Photo/Martin Meissner, file). FILE - In this Aug. 23, 2015 file photo grid girls carry flags prior the Belgium Formula One Grand Prix at the Spa-Francorchamps circuit, Belgium. Women will make a return of sorts to the Formula One grid at this weeke...
    Women will make a return of sorts to the Formula One grid at this weekend's Monaco Grand Prix, although not in the previous "grid girls" role now discarded.
    Women will make a return of sorts to the Formula One grid at this weekend's Monaco Grand Prix, although not in the previous "grid girls" role now discarded.
  • Na's ending 90-foot chip to lead Colonial after first again

    Na's ending 90-foot chip to lead Colonial after first again

    Thursday, May 24 2018 7:12 PM EDT2018-05-24 23:12:21 GMT
    Friday, May 25 2018 11:47 AM EDT2018-05-25 15:47:11 GMT
    Kevin Na chipped in from the rough more than 90 feet away for a closing birdie to take another first-round lead at Colonial.
    Kevin Na chipped in from the rough more than 90 feet away for a closing birdie to take another first-round lead at Colonial.
  • LEADING OFF: Pedroia rejoins Red Sox, Diamondback doldrums

    LEADING OFF: Pedroia rejoins Red Sox, Diamondback doldrums

    Thursday, May 24 2018 7:32 PM EDT2018-05-24 23:32:24 GMT
    Friday, May 25 2018 11:46 AM EDT2018-05-25 15:46:59 GMT
    (AP Photo/Morry Gash). Arizona Diamondbacks starting pitcher Zack Godley throws during the first inning of a baseball game against the Milwaukee Brewers Wednesday, May 23, 2018, in Milwaukee.(AP Photo/Morry Gash). Arizona Diamondbacks starting pitcher Zack Godley throws during the first inning of a baseball game against the Milwaukee Brewers Wednesday, May 23, 2018, in Milwaukee.
    LEADING OFF: Dustin Pedroia set to rejoin Red Sox, Diamondbacks try to end skid, Pirates rookie Meadows off to fast start.
    LEADING OFF: Dustin Pedroia set to rejoin Red Sox, Diamondbacks try to end skid, Pirates rookie Meadows off to fast start.
  • Astros' Morton stays unbeaten with 8-2 win over Indians

    Astros' Morton stays unbeaten with 8-2 win over Indians

    Thursday, May 24 2018 9:22 PM EDT2018-05-25 01:22:45 GMT
    Friday, May 25 2018 9:57 AM EDT2018-05-25 13:57:54 GMT
    (AP Photo/Tony Dejak). Houston Astros starting pitcher Charlie Morton delivers in the first inning of a baseball game against the Cleveland Indians, Thursday, May 24, 2018, in Cleveland.(AP Photo/Tony Dejak). Houston Astros starting pitcher Charlie Morton delivers in the first inning of a baseball game against the Cleveland Indians, Thursday, May 24, 2018, in Cleveland.
    Charlie Morton runs record to 7-0, Alex Bregman, Jake Marisnick hit 3-run homers as Astros roll past Indians 8-2.
    Charlie Morton runs record to 7-0, Alex Bregman, Jake Marisnick hit 3-run homers as Astros roll past Indians 8-2.
  • Body camera video is latest setback for Milwaukee police

    Body camera video is latest setback for Milwaukee police

    Thursday, May 24 2018 1:32 AM EDT2018-05-24 05:32:10 GMT
    Friday, May 25 2018 9:40 AM EDT2018-05-25 13:40:38 GMT
    (Milwaukee Police Department via AP). This Jan. 26, 2018 police body-camera footage released by Milwaukee Police Department shows NBA Bucks guard Sterling Brown as he talks to arresting police officers after being shot by a stun gun in a Walgreens park...(Milwaukee Police Department via AP). This Jan. 26, 2018 police body-camera footage released by Milwaukee Police Department shows NBA Bucks guard Sterling Brown as he talks to arresting police officers after being shot by a stun gun in a Walgreens park...

    Community groups in Milwaukee are criticizing police over newly released body-camera footage of Bucks player Sterling Brown's January arrest.

    Community groups in Milwaukee are criticizing police over newly released body-camera footage of Bucks player Sterling Brown's January arrest.

  • Jutanugarn, Masson, Kang, Olson share LPGA Tour lead

    Jutanugarn, Masson, Kang, Olson share LPGA Tour lead

    Thursday, May 24 2018 8:42 PM EDT2018-05-25 00:42:26 GMT
    Friday, May 25 2018 7:45 AM EDT2018-05-25 11:45:46 GMT
    (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio). Amy Olson drives from the 16th tee during the first round of the LPGA Volvik Championship golf tournament at Travis Pointe Country Club on Thursday, May 24, 2018, in Ann Arbor, Mich.(AP Photo/Carlos Osorio). Amy Olson drives from the 16th tee during the first round of the LPGA Volvik Championship golf tournament at Travis Pointe Country Club on Thursday, May 24, 2018, in Ann Arbor, Mich.
    Moriya Jutanugarn, Caroline Masson, Danielle Kang and Amy Olson shot 6-under 66 to share the first-round lead in the LPGA Tour's Volvik Championship.
    Moriya Jutanugarn, Caroline Masson, Danielle Kang and Amy Olson shot 6-under 66 to share the first-round lead in the LPGA Tour's Volvik Championship.
  • MLB panel says baseballs getting extra lift, cause unknown

    MLB panel says baseballs getting extra lift, cause unknown

    Thursday, May 24 2018 2:12 PM EDT2018-05-24 18:12:36 GMT
    Friday, May 25 2018 2:55 AM EDT2018-05-25 06:55:57 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill, File). FILE - In this May 2, 2018, file photo, Los Angeles Angels' Albert Pujols, right, hits a solo home run in front of Baltimore Orioles catcher Caleb Joseph, left, and home plate umpire Roberto Ortiz during the first inni...(AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill, File). FILE - In this May 2, 2018, file photo, Los Angeles Angels' Albert Pujols, right, hits a solo home run in front of Baltimore Orioles catcher Caleb Joseph, left, and home plate umpire Roberto Ortiz during the first inni...
    Baseballs really are getting extra lift, and it's not from batters' exaggerated upper cuts, according to a committee of researchers hired by the commissioner's office.
    Baseballs really are getting extra lift, and it's not from batters' exaggerated upper cuts, according to a committee of researchers hired by the commissioner's office.
  • NFL teams under no time pressure to form own anthem policies

    NFL teams under no time pressure to form own anthem policies

    Thursday, May 24 2018 2:32 AM EDT2018-05-24 06:32:12 GMT
    Friday, May 25 2018 2:29 AM EDT2018-05-25 06:29:11 GMT
    (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File). FILE - In this Monday, Sept. 12, 2016, file photo, San Francisco 49ers safety Eric Reid (35) and quarterback Colin Kaepernick (7) kneel during the national anthem before an NFL football game against the Los Angeles...(AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File). FILE - In this Monday, Sept. 12, 2016, file photo, San Francisco 49ers safety Eric Reid (35) and quarterback Colin Kaepernick (7) kneel during the national anthem before an NFL football game against the Los Angeles...

    With its popularity threatened and critics stretching all the way to the White House, the NFL tries to get past the debate over taking a knee during the national anthem but seems to muddle the issue even more.

    With its popularity threatened and critics stretching all the way to the White House, the NFL tries to get past the debate over taking a knee during the national anthem but seems to muddle the issue even more.

  • Oldest in majors, Rangers pitcher Bartolo Colon turns 45

    Oldest in majors, Rangers pitcher Bartolo Colon turns 45

    Thursday, May 24 2018 8:22 PM EDT2018-05-25 00:22:25 GMT
    Friday, May 25 2018 2:28 AM EDT2018-05-25 06:28:51 GMT
    Texas pitcher Bartolo Colon has turned 45 years old.
    Texas pitcher Bartolo Colon has turned 45 years old.
  • Seahawks' Baldwin says NFL "really missed it" with policy

    Seahawks' Baldwin says NFL "really missed it" with policy

    Thursday, May 24 2018 7:42 PM EDT2018-05-24 23:42:50 GMT
    Friday, May 25 2018 1:14 AM EDT2018-05-25 05:14:11 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren). Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson talks to reporters following NFL football practice, Thursday, May 24, 2018, in Renton, Wash.(AP Photo/Ted S. Warren). Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson talks to reporters following NFL football practice, Thursday, May 24, 2018, in Renton, Wash.
    Seattle Seahawks wide receiver Doug Baldwin had harsh words for the comments made by President Donald Trump regarding the NFL's new national anthem policy, as players began to process the new mandate from the...
    Seattle Seahawks wide receiver Doug Baldwin had harsh words for the comments made by President Donald Trump regarding the NFL's new national anthem policy, as players began to process the new mandate from the league's owners.
  • 'It's about time': Trump pardons late boxer Jack Johnson

    'It's about time': Trump pardons late boxer Jack Johnson

    Thursday, May 24 2018 1:22 PM EDT2018-05-24 17:22:19 GMT
    Friday, May 25 2018 12:25 AM EDT2018-05-25 04:25:48 GMT
    (Source: AP Photo)(Source: AP Photo)

    President Donald Trump had pardoned boxing's first black heavyweight champion more than 100 years after Jack Johnson was convicted by an all-white jury of "immorality" for one of his relationships.

    President Donald Trump had pardoned boxing's first black heavyweight champion more than 100 years after Jack Johnson was convicted by an all-white jury of "immorality" for one of his relationships.

  • 2B Pedroia returns from bad knee, rejoins Red Sox on Friday

    2B Pedroia returns from bad knee, rejoins Red Sox on Friday

    Thursday, May 24 2018 6:42 PM EDT2018-05-24 22:42:40 GMT
    Thursday, May 24 2018 10:42 PM EDT2018-05-25 02:42:52 GMT
    Star second baseman Dustin Pedroia will be activated by the Red Sox on Friday after missing Boston's first 50 games while recovering from knee surgery.
    Star second baseman Dustin Pedroia will be activated by the Red Sox on Friday after missing Boston's first 50 games while recovering from knee surgery.
  • Golden State's Iguodala to miss Game 5 against Rockets

    Golden State's Iguodala to miss Game 5 against Rockets

    Thursday, May 24 2018 7:52 PM EDT2018-05-24 23:52:34 GMT
    Thursday, May 24 2018 9:35 PM EDT2018-05-25 01:35:36 GMT
    Golden State's Andre Iguodala will miss Game 5 of the Western Conference finals against the Houston Rockets on Thursday night.
    Golden State's Andre Iguodala will miss Game 5 of the Western Conference finals against the Houston Rockets on Thursday night.
  • Trump suggests NFL players who kneel shouldn't be in US

    Trump suggests NFL players who kneel shouldn't be in US

    Thursday, May 24 2018 6:52 AM EDT2018-05-24 10:52:37 GMT
    Thursday, May 24 2018 8:15 PM EDT2018-05-25 00:15:23 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump boards Air Force One for a trip to New York to discuss immigration policy, Wednesday, May 23, 2018, in Andrews Air Force Base, Md.(AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump boards Air Force One for a trip to New York to discuss immigration policy, Wednesday, May 23, 2018, in Andrews Air Force Base, Md.
    President Donald Trump is praising a new NFL policy banning kneeling during the national anthem.
    President Donald Trump is praising a new NFL policy banning kneeling during the national anthem.
  • Angels push back Ohtani's next outing as starting pitcher

    Angels push back Ohtani's next outing as starting pitcher

    Thursday, May 24 2018 5:12 PM EDT2018-05-24 21:12:20 GMT
    Thursday, May 24 2018 7:37 PM EDT2018-05-24 23:37:10 GMT
    (Nathan Denette/The Canadian Press via AP). Los Angeles Angels designated hitter Shohei Ohtani (17) scores as he slides safe past Toronto Blue Jays catcher Luke Maile (21) during the ninth inning of a baseball game, Thursday, May 24, 2018 in Toronto.(Nathan Denette/The Canadian Press via AP). Los Angeles Angels designated hitter Shohei Ohtani (17) scores as he slides safe past Toronto Blue Jays catcher Luke Maile (21) during the ninth inning of a baseball game, Thursday, May 24, 2018 in Toronto.
    Angels push back Ohtani's next outing as starting pitcher to manage two-way rookie's workload.
    Angels push back Ohtani's next outing as starting pitcher to manage two-way rookie's workload.
  • Justify gallops in preparation for Belmont and Triple Crown

    Justify gallops in preparation for Belmont and Triple Crown

    Thursday, May 24 2018 10:24 AM EDT2018-05-24 14:24:49 GMT
    Thursday, May 24 2018 6:57 PM EDT2018-05-24 22:57:11 GMT
    Unbeaten Justify prepares for Belmont and Triple Crown with gallop at Churchill Downs.
    Unbeaten Justify prepares for Belmont and Triple Crown with gallop at Churchill Downs.
  • Welington Castillo of White Sox banned 80 games for EPO test

    Welington Castillo of White Sox banned 80 games for EPO test

    Thursday, May 24 2018 11:42 AM EDT2018-05-24 15:42:26 GMT
    Thursday, May 24 2018 6:25 PM EDT2018-05-24 22:25:13 GMT
    (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast). Chicago White Sox catcher Welington Castillo blows a bubble as he waits in the on-deck circle during the sixth inning of the team's baseball game against the Baltimore Orioles on Wednesday, May 23, 2018, in Chicago.(AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast). Chicago White Sox catcher Welington Castillo blows a bubble as he waits in the on-deck circle during the sixth inning of the team's baseball game against the Baltimore Orioles on Wednesday, May 23, 2018, in Chicago.
    White Sox catcher Welington Castillo suspended for 80 games for positive EPO test.
    White Sox catcher Welington Castillo suspended for 80 games for positive EPO test.
  • Quinn: Rangers' job is an 'opportunity I could not pass up'

    Quinn: Rangers' job is an 'opportunity I could not pass up'

    Thursday, May 24 2018 6:04 PM EDT2018-05-24 22:04:55 GMT
    Thursday, May 24 2018 6:15 PM EDT2018-05-24 22:15:41 GMT
    (AP Photo/Seth Wenig). The New York Rangers new head coach David Quinn poses during an NHL hockey news conference in New York, Thursday, May 24, 2018.(AP Photo/Seth Wenig). The New York Rangers new head coach David Quinn poses during an NHL hockey news conference in New York, Thursday, May 24, 2018.
    David Quinn had been contacted by other NHL teams in recent years and chose to remain at Boston University, but when the Rangers came calling he knew it was time to make the move.
    David Quinn had been contacted by other NHL teams in recent years and chose to remain at Boston University, but when the Rangers came calling he knew it was time to make the move.
  • NBA defends quest for 'integrity fee' payment in sports bets

    NBA defends quest for 'integrity fee' payment in sports bets

    Thursday, May 24 2018 9:32 AM EDT2018-05-24 13:32:03 GMT
    Thursday, May 24 2018 5:45 PM EDT2018-05-24 21:45:18 GMT
    The NBA is defending its quest to receive part of the money that states or gambling companies take in as part of legal sports betting.
    The NBA is defending its quest to receive part of the money that states or gambling companies take in as part of legal sports betting.
  • Sharks finalize 7-year deal with high-scoring Evander Kane

    Sharks finalize 7-year deal with high-scoring Evander Kane

    Thursday, May 24 2018 2:02 PM EDT2018-05-24 18:02:50 GMT
    Thursday, May 24 2018 5:45 PM EDT2018-05-24 21:45:07 GMT
    (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File). FILE - In this March 20, 2018, file photo, San Jose Sharks' Evander Kane waits for play to resume during the second period of the team's NHL hockey game against the New Jersey Devils in San Jose, Calif. The Sharks ...(AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File). FILE - In this March 20, 2018, file photo, San Jose Sharks' Evander Kane waits for play to resume during the second period of the team's NHL hockey game against the New Jersey Devils in San Jose, Calif. The Sharks ...
    The San Jose Sharks have signed pending free agent forward Evander Kane to a seven-year contract.
    The San Jose Sharks have signed pending free agent forward Evander Kane to a seven-year contract.
  • Brit Jay Howard not stepping out of Indy 500 for anyone

    Brit Jay Howard not stepping out of Indy 500 for anyone

    Thursday, May 24 2018 5:22 PM EDT2018-05-24 21:22:58 GMT
    Thursday, May 24 2018 5:27 PM EDT2018-05-24 21:27:59 GMT
    (AP Photo/Darron Cummings). Jay Howard, of England, waits under an umbrella during a practice session for the IndyCar Indianapolis 500 auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, in Indianapolis Monday, May 21, 2018.(AP Photo/Darron Cummings). Jay Howard, of England, waits under an umbrella during a practice session for the IndyCar Indianapolis 500 auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, in Indianapolis Monday, May 21, 2018.
    Jay Howard refused to give up his seat in the Indy 500 for James Hinchcliffe, and the truth is he would not have given it up for anybody.
    Jay Howard refused to give up his seat in the Indy 500 for James Hinchcliffe, and the truth is he would not have given it up for anybody.
  • Argentine tennis player cited for fixing 2 matches in 2015

    Argentine tennis player cited for fixing 2 matches in 2015

    Thursday, May 24 2018 5:02 PM EDT2018-05-24 21:02:15 GMT
    Thursday, May 24 2018 5:26 PM EDT2018-05-24 21:26:55 GMT
    Argentine tennis player Nicolas Kicker cited for fixing 2 matches in 2015; punishment to come.
    Argentine tennis player Nicolas Kicker cited for fixing 2 matches in 2015; punishment to come.
  • Serena could face Sharapova in 4th round at French Open

    Serena could face Sharapova in 4th round at French Open

    Thursday, May 24 2018 1:52 PM EDT2018-05-24 17:52:12 GMT
    Thursday, May 24 2018 5:14 PM EDT2018-05-24 21:14:25 GMT
    (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky, File). FILE - In this March 21, 2018, file photo, Serena Williams makes a return against Naomi Osaka, of Japan, during the Miami Open tennis tournament in Key Biscayne, Fla. Serena Williams will be competing in the French Open t...(AP Photo/Lynne Sladky, File). FILE - In this March 21, 2018, file photo, Serena Williams makes a return against Naomi Osaka, of Japan, during the Miami Open tennis tournament in Key Biscayne, Fla. Serena Williams will be competing in the French Open t...
    Serena Williams could face Maria Sharapova in the fourth round of the French Open on her return to Grand Slam tennis from maternity leave.
    Serena Williams could face Maria Sharapova in the fourth round of the French Open on her return to Grand Slam tennis from maternity leave.
  • Czech court: Attacker on Petra Kvitova taken into custody

    Czech court: Attacker on Petra Kvitova taken into custody

    Thursday, May 24 2018 12:52 PM EDT2018-05-24 16:52:25 GMT
    Thursday, May 24 2018 4:57 PM EDT2018-05-24 20:57:12 GMT
    (AP Photo/Francisco Seco, File). FILE - In this Saturday, May 12, 2018 file photo, Czech Republic's Petra Kvitova returns a ball to Kiki Bertens of the Netherlands during the Madrid Open tennis tournament final in Madrid, Spain. Kvitova won the final 7...(AP Photo/Francisco Seco, File). FILE - In this Saturday, May 12, 2018 file photo, Czech Republic's Petra Kvitova returns a ball to Kiki Bertens of the Netherlands during the Madrid Open tennis tournament final in Madrid, Spain. Kvitova won the final 7...
    A Czech Republic court has ruled a suspect in a knife attack on two-time Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova be taken into custody.
    A Czech Republic court has ruled a suspect in a knife attack on two-time Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova be taken into custody.
  • Ovechkin, Capitals headed to Stanley Cup Final vs. Vegas

    Ovechkin, Capitals headed to Stanley Cup Final vs. Vegas

    Thursday, May 24 2018 2:21 AM EDT2018-05-24 06:21:57 GMT
    Thursday, May 24 2018 4:57 PM EDT2018-05-24 20:57:07 GMT
    (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara). Washington Capitals left wing Alex Ovechkin (8) holds the Prince of Wales trophy after the Capitals defeated the Tampa Bay Lightning 4-0 during Game 7 of the NHL Eastern Conference finals hockey playoff series Wednesday, May 2...(AP Photo/Chris O'Meara). Washington Capitals left wing Alex Ovechkin (8) holds the Prince of Wales trophy after the Capitals defeated the Tampa Bay Lightning 4-0 during Game 7 of the NHL Eastern Conference finals hockey playoff series Wednesday, May 2...
    Ovechkin: Capitals mission won't be complete unless they beat Golden Knights in Stanley Cup Final.
    Ovechkin: Capitals mission won't be complete unless they beat Golden Knights in Stanley Cup Final.
  • Williams sisters to team up in doubles at French Open

    Williams sisters to team up in doubles at French Open

    Thursday, May 24 2018 12:32 PM EDT2018-05-24 16:32:38 GMT
    Thursday, May 24 2018 4:57 PM EDT2018-05-24 20:57:03 GMT
    (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky, File). FILE - In this March 21, 2018, file photo, Serena Williams makes a return against Naomi Osaka, of Japan, during the Miami Open tennis tournament in Key Biscayne, Fla. Serena Williams will be competing in the French Open t...(AP Photo/Lynne Sladky, File). FILE - In this March 21, 2018, file photo, Serena Williams makes a return against Naomi Osaka, of Japan, during the Miami Open tennis tournament in Key Biscayne, Fla. Serena Williams will be competing in the French Open t...
    French Open organizers say two-time champions Serena and Venus Williams will compete in the doubles tournament at Roland Garros.
    French Open organizers say two-time champions Serena and Venus Williams will compete in the doubles tournament at Roland Garros.
  • Celtics beat Cavs 96-83 in Game 5, lead East finals 3-2

    Celtics beat Cavs 96-83 in Game 5, lead East finals 3-2

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 11:21 PM EDT2018-05-24 03:21:54 GMT
    Thursday, May 24 2018 3:45 PM EDT2018-05-24 19:45:09 GMT
    (AP Photo/Charles Krupa). Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James (23) loses the ball out of bounds under defensive pressure from Boston Celtics forward Marcus Morris (13) during the first quarter of Game 5 of the NBA basketball Eastern Conference fin...(AP Photo/Charles Krupa). Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James (23) loses the ball out of bounds under defensive pressure from Boston Celtics forward Marcus Morris (13) during the first quarter of Game 5 of the NBA basketball Eastern Conference fin...
    Rookie Jayson Tatum had 24 points and Al Horford had 15 points and 12 rebounds to help the Boston Celtics beat the Cleveland Cavaliers 96-83 and take a 3-2 lead in the best-of-seven Eastern Conference finals.
    Rookie Jayson Tatum had 24 points and Al Horford had 15 points and 12 rebounds to help the Boston Celtics beat the Cleveland Cavaliers 96-83 and take a 3-2 lead in the best-of-seven Eastern Conference finals.
  • McIlroy shoots 5-under 67, 2 strokes off lead at Wentworth

    McIlroy shoots 5-under 67, 2 strokes off lead at Wentworth

    Thursday, May 24 2018 2:02 PM EDT2018-05-24 18:02:11 GMT
    Thursday, May 24 2018 2:02 PM EDT2018-05-24 18:02:59 GMT
    Rory McIlroy shot 5-under 67 and was two shots off the lead on the first day of the BMW PGA Championship at Wentworth.
    Rory McIlroy shot 5-under 67 and was two shots off the lead on the first day of the BMW PGA Championship at Wentworth.
  • Yates' Giro lead cut in half, Schachmann wins 18th stage

    Yates' Giro lead cut in half, Schachmann wins 18th stage

    Thursday, May 24 2018 11:52 AM EDT2018-05-24 15:52:12 GMT
    Thursday, May 24 2018 1:36 PM EDT2018-05-24 17:36:32 GMT
    (Daniel Dal Zennaro/ANSA via AP). Britain's Simon Yates poses with fans prior to the 18th stage of the Giro d'Italia cycling race, from Abbiategrasso to Prato Nevoso, in Abbiategrasso, Italy, Thursday, May 24, 24,  2018.(Daniel Dal Zennaro/ANSA via AP). Britain's Simon Yates poses with fans prior to the 18th stage of the Giro d'Italia cycling race, from Abbiategrasso to Prato Nevoso, in Abbiategrasso, Italy, Thursday, May 24, 24, 2018.
    Simon Yates remains in the lead of the Giro d'Italia but the British rider's advantage over closest rival Tom Dumoulin has been slashed in half after the tough 18th stage.
    Simon Yates remains in the lead of the Giro d'Italia but the British rider's advantage over closest rival Tom Dumoulin has been slashed in half after the tough 18th stage.
  • Emails show deception by Nassar, USA Gymnastics

    Emails show deception by Nassar, USA Gymnastics

    Thursday, May 24 2018 10:42 AM EDT2018-05-24 14:42:05 GMT
    Thursday, May 24 2018 1:25 PM EDT2018-05-24 17:25:44 GMT
    Emails show USA Gymnastics in 2015 came up with false excuses to account for the absence of a sports doctor who had been accused of sexually assaulting female athletes.
    Emails show USA Gymnastics in 2015 came up with false excuses to account for the absence of a sports doctor who had been accused of sexually assaulting female athletes.
  • AP Interview: John Henry on reviving Liverpool

    AP Interview: John Henry on reviving Liverpool

    Thursday, May 24 2018 11:14 AM EDT2018-05-24 15:14:13 GMT
    Thursday, May 24 2018 12:05 PM EDT2018-05-24 16:05:51 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jon Super, File). FILE - In this Tuesday, Feb. 10, 2015 file photo, Liverpool owner John Henry and his wife Linda Pizzuti arrive ahead of the English Premier League soccer match between Liverpool and Tottenham Hotspur at Anfield Stadium, Live...(AP Photo/Jon Super, File). FILE - In this Tuesday, Feb. 10, 2015 file photo, Liverpool owner John Henry and his wife Linda Pizzuti arrive ahead of the English Premier League soccer match between Liverpool and Tottenham Hotspur at Anfield Stadium, Live...
    John Henry is preparing for his first Champions League final as Liverpool owner.
    John Henry is preparing for his first Champions League final as Liverpool owner.
  • Yankees delayed by plane trouble after Texas loss

    Yankees delayed by plane trouble after Texas loss

    Thursday, May 24 2018 8:52 AM EDT2018-05-24 12:52:04 GMT
    Thursday, May 24 2018 12:05 PM EDT2018-05-24 16:05:32 GMT
    (AP Photo/Michael Ainsworth). New York Yankees Neil Walker (14) celebrates his solo home run against the Texas Rangers during the third inning of a baseball game Wednesday, May 23, 2018, in Arlington, Texas.(AP Photo/Michael Ainsworth). New York Yankees Neil Walker (14) celebrates his solo home run against the Texas Rangers during the third inning of a baseball game Wednesday, May 23, 2018, in Arlington, Texas.
    Travel problems have delayed the New York Yankees from getting home from Texas.
    Travel problems have delayed the New York Yankees from getting home from Texas.
  • Critics: NFL decision chooses mainstream appeal over players

    Critics: NFL decision chooses mainstream appeal over players

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 8:01 PM EDT2018-05-24 00:01:58 GMT
    Thursday, May 24 2018 11:57 AM EDT2018-05-24 15:57:11 GMT
    (AP Photo/Chris Carlson, File). FILE - In this Thursday, Sept. 1, 2016, file photo, San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick, middle, kneels during the national anthem before the team's NFL preseason football game against the San Diego Chargers...(AP Photo/Chris Carlson, File). FILE - In this Thursday, Sept. 1, 2016, file photo, San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick, middle, kneels during the national anthem before the team's NFL preseason football game against the San Diego Chargers...
    Critics say the NFL's decision to force players to stand during the national anthem if on the field say the policy prioritizes the league's mainstream appeal over athletes.
    Critics say the NFL's decision to force players to stand during the national anthem if on the field say the policy prioritizes the league's mainstream appeal over athletes.
  • LEADING OFF: Astros-Indians again, Mets limp to tough trip

    LEADING OFF: Astros-Indians again, Mets limp to tough trip

    Thursday, May 24 2018 2:31 AM EDT2018-05-24 06:31:58 GMT
    Thursday, May 24 2018 10:56 AM EDT2018-05-24 14:56:10 GMT
    (AP Photo/Eric Christian Smith). Houston Astros starting pitcher Charlie Morton delivers during the first inning of the team's baseball game against the Cleveland Indians, Friday, May 18, 2018, in Houston.(AP Photo/Eric Christian Smith). Houston Astros starting pitcher Charlie Morton delivers during the first inning of the team's baseball game against the Cleveland Indians, Friday, May 18, 2018, in Houston.
    LEADING OFF: Morton-Clevinger Round 2 as Astros face Indians again, Mets limping into tough trip, Porcello tries to get on track.
    LEADING OFF: Morton-Clevinger Round 2 as Astros face Indians again, Mets limping into tough trip, Porcello tries to get on track.
  • Ovechkin, Holtby shine in Game 7, Caps beat Lightning 4-0

    Ovechkin, Holtby shine in Game 7, Caps beat Lightning 4-0

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 11:02 PM EDT2018-05-24 03:02:02 GMT
    Thursday, May 24 2018 10:36 AM EDT2018-05-24 14:36:37 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jason Behnken). Washington Capitals left wing Alex Ovechkin celebrates a goal against the Tampa Bay Lightning during the first period of Game 7 of the NHL hockey playoffs Eastern Conference finals Wednesday, May 23, 2018, in Tampa, Fla.(AP Photo/Jason Behnken). Washington Capitals left wing Alex Ovechkin celebrates a goal against the Tampa Bay Lightning during the first period of Game 7 of the NHL hockey playoffs Eastern Conference finals Wednesday, May 23, 2018, in Tampa, Fla.
    Capitals win Game 7, advance to Stanley Cup Final for first time since 1998.
    Capitals win Game 7, advance to Stanley Cup Final for first time since 1998.
  • Rockets return home for Game 5 against Warriors

    Rockets return home for Game 5 against Warriors

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 9:21 PM EDT2018-05-24 01:21:58 GMT
    Thursday, May 24 2018 10:24 AM EDT2018-05-24 14:24:52 GMT
    (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez). Houston Rockets' Chris Paul, right, shakes hands with teammate James Harden after a 95-92 win over the Golden State Warriors in Game 4 of the NBA basketball Western Conference Finals Tuesday, May 22, 2018, in Oakland, Ca...(AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez). Houston Rockets' Chris Paul, right, shakes hands with teammate James Harden after a 95-92 win over the Golden State Warriors in Game 4 of the NBA basketball Western Conference Finals Tuesday, May 22, 2018, in Oakland, Ca...
    The Houston Rockets have a chance to take their first lead in the Western Conference finals with a win over the Golden State Warriors on Thursday night.
    The Houston Rockets have a chance to take their first lead in the Western Conference finals with a win over the Golden State Warriors on Thursday night.
  • Lawmakers: Funding, urgency lacking in Olympic abuse crisis

    Lawmakers: Funding, urgency lacking in Olympic abuse crisis

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 1:53 PM EDT2018-05-23 17:53:35 GMT
    Thursday, May 24 2018 9:16 AM EDT2018-05-24 13:16:13 GMT
    (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). U.S. Olympic Committee Acting CEO Susanne Lyons testifies before the House Commerce Oversight and Investigations Subcommittee about the Olympic community's ability to protect athletes from sexual abuse, on Capitol Hill i...(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). U.S. Olympic Committee Acting CEO Susanne Lyons testifies before the House Commerce Oversight and Investigations Subcommittee about the Olympic community's ability to protect athletes from sexual abuse, on Capitol Hill i...
    Lawmakers used a House subcommittee hearing get answers about the U.S. Olympic Committee's slow-moving response to a steadily widening sex-abuse scandal in Olympic sports.
    Lawmakers used a House subcommittee hearing get answers about the U.S. Olympic Committee's slow-moving response to a steadily widening sex-abuse scandal in Olympic sports.
  • 93-year-old makes first hole-in-one in 65 years of golfing

    93-year-old makes first hole-in-one in 65 years of golfing

    Thursday, May 17 2018 1:32 PM EDT2018-05-17 17:32:28 GMT
    Thursday, May 24 2018 8:24 AM EDT2018-05-24 12:24:52 GMT
    A 93-year-old Ohio man made his first hole-in-one in 65 years of golfing and then walked off the course for good a few holes later.
    A 93-year-old Ohio man made his first hole-in-one in 65 years of golfing and then walked off the course for good a few holes later.
  • Spain's golden generation gets 1 last shot at glory

    Spain's golden generation gets 1 last shot at glory

    Thursday, May 24 2018 6:22 AM EDT2018-05-24 10:22:06 GMT
    Thursday, May 24 2018 8:06 AM EDT2018-05-24 12:06:14 GMT
    (AP Photo/Manu Fernandez, File). FILE - In this June 23, 2016 file photo, Spain's Andres Iniesta controls the ball during a training session at the Sports Complex Marcel Gaillard in Saint Martin de Re in France. The elegance and precise passes of Andre...(AP Photo/Manu Fernandez, File). FILE - In this June 23, 2016 file photo, Spain's Andres Iniesta controls the ball during a training session at the Sports Complex Marcel Gaillard in Saint Martin de Re in France. The elegance and precise passes of Andre...
    Remaining members of Spain's golden generation get one last shot at glory at World Cup in Russia.
    Remaining members of Spain's golden generation get one last shot at glory at World Cup in Russia.
  • FBI seeks to thwart major cyberattack on Ukraine

    FBI seeks to thwart major cyberattack on Ukraine

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 2:13 PM EDT2018-05-23 18:13:23 GMT
    Thursday, May 24 2018 6:36 AM EDT2018-05-24 10:36:36 GMT
    Cisco says that a hundreds of thousands of routers have been compromised in preparation for what could be a major cyberattack against Ukraine.
    Cisco says that a hundreds of thousands of routers have been compromised in preparation for what could be a major cyberattack against Ukraine.
  • Incognito taken into custody for psychiatric examination

    Incognito taken into custody for psychiatric examination

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 4:31 PM EDT2018-05-23 20:31:39 GMT
    Thursday, May 24 2018 6:24 AM EDT2018-05-24 10:24:19 GMT
    (AP Photo/Phelan M. Ebenhack, File). FILE - In this Jan. 7, 2018, file photo, Buffalo Bills offensive guard Richie Incognito (64) sets up to block against the Jacksonville Jaguars defensive during the second half of an NFL wild-card playoff football ga...(AP Photo/Phelan M. Ebenhack, File). FILE - In this Jan. 7, 2018, file photo, Buffalo Bills offensive guard Richie Incognito (64) sets up to block against the Jacksonville Jaguars defensive during the second half of an NFL wild-card playoff football ga...
    Veteran NFL guard Richie Incognito was taken into custody for psychiatric examination after an incident at a Florida gym.
    Veteran NFL guard Richie Incognito was taken into custody for psychiatric examination after an incident at a Florida gym.
  • Lenny Dykstra accused of putting gun to Uber driver's head

    Lenny Dykstra accused of putting gun to Uber driver's head

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 5:13 PM EDT2018-05-23 21:13:53 GMT
    Thursday, May 24 2018 4:04 AM EDT2018-05-24 08:04:01 GMT
    (N.J.) Police Department via AP). This image provided by the Linden (N.J.) Police Department shows Lenny Dykstra. Police say former Major League Baseball star Lenny Dykstra put a gun to his New Jersey Uber driver’s head when the driver declined to chan...(N.J.) Police Department via AP). This image provided by the Linden (N.J.) Police Department shows Lenny Dykstra. Police say former Major League Baseball star Lenny Dykstra put a gun to his New Jersey Uber driver’s head when the driver declined to chan...
    Police say former Major League Baseball star Lenny Dykstra put a gun to his New Jersey Uber driver's head when the driver declined to change the trip's destination.
    Police say former Major League Baseball star Lenny Dykstra put a gun to his New Jersey Uber driver's head when the driver declined to change the trip's destination.
  • NFL awards Super Bowl to Arizona (2023), New Orleans (2024)

    NFL awards Super Bowl to Arizona (2023), New Orleans (2024)

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 10:13 AM EDT2018-05-23 14:13:13 GMT
    Thursday, May 24 2018 2:42 AM EDT2018-05-24 06:42:53 GMT
    The NFL has awarded future Super Bowls to Arizona (2023) and New Orleans (2024).
    The NFL has awarded future Super Bowls to Arizona (2023) and New Orleans (2024).
  • Stand or stay out of sight: NFL takes on anthem protesters

    Stand or stay out of sight: NFL takes on anthem protesters

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 12:53 PM EDT2018-05-23 16:53:38 GMT
    Thursday, May 24 2018 2:23 AM EDT2018-05-24 06:23:46 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Bazemore). NFL commissioner Roger Goodell kisses New Orleans Saints owner Gayle Benson on the forehead before announcing New Orleans has been selected to host the 2024 Super Bowl during the NFL owner's spring meeting Wednesday, May 23, 2...(AP Photo/John Bazemore). NFL commissioner Roger Goodell kisses New Orleans Saints owner Gayle Benson on the forehead before announcing New Orleans has been selected to host the 2024 Super Bowl during the NFL owner's spring meeting Wednesday, May 23, 2...
    NFL owners have approved a new policy aimed at addressing the firestorm over national anthem protests, permitting players to stay in the locker room during the "The Star-Spangled Banner" but requiring them to stand...
    NFL owners have approved a new policy aimed at addressing the firestorm over national anthem protests, permitting players to stay in the locker room during the "The Star-Spangled Banner" but requiring them to stand if they come to the field.
  • Milwaukee chief apologizes for arrest of Bucks guard Brown

    Milwaukee chief apologizes for arrest of Bucks guard Brown

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 5:21 PM EDT2018-05-23 21:21:43 GMT
    Thursday, May 24 2018 1:04 AM EDT2018-05-24 05:04:25 GMT
    Milwaukee police are poised to release body camera footage from the officers who used a stun-gun on Bucks guard Sterling Brown during a January arrest.
    Milwaukee police are poised to release body camera footage from the officers who used a stun-gun on Bucks guard Sterling Brown during a January arrest.
  • Arizona outlasts Alabama for NCAA women's golf title

    Arizona outlasts Alabama for NCAA women's golf title

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 9:44 PM EDT2018-05-24 01:44:13 GMT
    Thursday, May 24 2018 12:36 AM EDT2018-05-24 04:36:07 GMT
    (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki). Arizona's Haley Moore watches her shot from the fourth tee during the final round of the NCAA Division I Women's Golf Championships in Stillwater, Okla., Wednesday, May 23, 2018.(AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki). Arizona's Haley Moore watches her shot from the fourth tee during the final round of the NCAA Division I Women's Golf Championships in Stillwater, Okla., Wednesday, May 23, 2018.
    Haley Moore beat Lakareber Abe with a birdie on the first extra hole to give Arizona a 3-2 victory over Alabama in the NCAA women's golf championship.
    Haley Moore beat Lakareber Abe with a birdie on the first extra hole to give Arizona a 3-2 victory over Alabama in the NCAA women's golf championship.
  • 49ers' Foster won't stand trial on domestic violence charges

    49ers' Foster won't stand trial on domestic violence charges

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 7:12 PM EDT2018-05-23 23:12:10 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 11:32 PM EDT2018-05-24 03:32:06 GMT
    Reuben Foster's accuser recanted her allegations at a preliminary hearing. (Source: AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)Reuben Foster's accuser recanted her allegations at a preliminary hearing. (Source: AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

    A Santa Clara County judge has ruled that San Francisco 49ers linebacker Reuben Foster will not have to stand trial on domestic violence charges after the accuser recanted her allegations at a preliminary hearing.

    A Santa Clara County judge has ruled that San Francisco 49ers linebacker Reuben Foster will not have to stand trial on domestic violence charges after the accuser recanted her allegations at a preliminary hearing.

  • Rangers hire Boston University's David Quinn as coach

    Rangers hire Boston University's David Quinn as coach

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 2:23 PM EDT2018-05-23 18:23:15 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 11:16 PM EDT2018-05-24 03:16:58 GMT
    The New York Rangers have hired Boston University's David Quinn as their new head coach.
    The New York Rangers have hired Boston University's David Quinn as their new head coach.
  • Celtics, Cavs scuffle in first half of Game 5

    Celtics, Cavs scuffle in first half of Game 5

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 9:44 PM EDT2018-05-24 01:44:21 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 11:05 PM EDT2018-05-24 03:05:21 GMT
    (AP Photo/Charles Krupa). Cleveland Cavaliers and Boston Celtics players hold each other back after shoves between Celtics forward Marcus Morris andCavaliers forward Larry Nance Jr. during the second quarter of Game 5 of the NBA basketball Eastern Conf...(AP Photo/Charles Krupa). Cleveland Cavaliers and Boston Celtics players hold each other back after shoves between Celtics forward Marcus Morris andCavaliers forward Larry Nance Jr. during the second quarter of Game 5 of the NBA basketball Eastern Conf...
    Boston's Marcus Morris and Cleveland's Larry Nance Jr. had to be pulled apart in Game 5 of the Eastern Conference finals after a hard defensive play by Morris sent Nance to the floor.
    Boston's Marcus Morris and Cleveland's Larry Nance Jr. had to be pulled apart in Game 5 of the Eastern Conference finals after a hard defensive play by Morris sent Nance to the floor.
  • Lawmaker wants states to reject sports bet 'integrity fee'

    Lawmaker wants states to reject sports bet 'integrity fee'

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 1:53 PM EDT2018-05-23 17:53:43 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 9:44 PM EDT2018-05-24 01:44:56 GMT
    A top New Jersey lawmaker is urging all 50 states to reject so-called "integrity fee" payments to professional sports leagues in any sports betting legislation they enact.
    A top New Jersey lawmaker is urging all 50 states to reject so-called "integrity fee" payments to professional sports leagues in any sports betting legislation they enact.
  • Spieth much better at Colonial, his other hometown PGA event

    Spieth much better at Colonial, his other hometown PGA event

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 6:51 PM EDT2018-05-23 22:51:52 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 9:17 PM EDT2018-05-24 01:17:32 GMT
    (AP Photo/LM Otero, File). FILE - In this May 28, 2017, file photo, Jordan Spieth watches a tee shot on the sixth hole during the final round of the Dean & DeLuca Invitational golf tournament at Colonial Country Club in Fort Worth, Texas. Spieth ha...(AP Photo/LM Otero, File). FILE - In this May 28, 2017, file photo, Jordan Spieth watches a tee shot on the sixth hole during the final round of the Dean & DeLuca Invitational golf tournament at Colonial Country Club in Fort Worth, Texas. Spieth ha...
    Jordan Spieth also considers Colonial a hometown tournament, and has had much more success at Hogan's Alley than the Byron Nelson.
    Jordan Spieth also considers Colonial a hometown tournament, and has had much more success at Hogan's Alley than the Byron Nelson.
  • LEADING OFF: Astros-Indians again, Mets limp to tough trip

    LEADING OFF: Astros-Indians again, Mets limp to tough trip

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 9:12 PM EDT2018-05-24 01:12:00 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 9:17 PM EDT2018-05-24 01:17:03 GMT
    (AP Photo/Eric Christian Smith). Houston Astros starting pitcher Charlie Morton delivers during the first inning of the team's baseball game against the Cleveland Indians, Friday, May 18, 2018, in Houston.(AP Photo/Eric Christian Smith). Houston Astros starting pitcher Charlie Morton delivers during the first inning of the team's baseball game against the Cleveland Indians, Friday, May 18, 2018, in Houston.
    LEADING OFF: Morton-Clevinger Round 2 as Astros face Indians again, Mets limping into tough trip, Porcello tries to get on track.
    LEADING OFF: Morton-Clevinger Round 2 as Astros face Indians again, Mets limping into tough trip, Porcello tries to get on track.
  • The Latest: Bethea: New NFL policy 'not really a compromise'

    The Latest: Bethea: New NFL policy 'not really a compromise'

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 5:22 PM EDT2018-05-23 21:22:21 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 8:46 PM EDT2018-05-24 00:46:30 GMT
    (AP Photo/Tony Dejak). Cleveland Browns quarterback Tyrod Taylor throws during a practice at the NFL football team's training camp facility, Wednesday, May 23, 2018, in Berea, Ohio.(AP Photo/Tony Dejak). Cleveland Browns quarterback Tyrod Taylor throws during a practice at the NFL football team's training camp facility, Wednesday, May 23, 2018, in Berea, Ohio.
    Browns QB Tyrod Taylor surprised nobody consulted players before instituting new anthem policy.
    Browns QB Tyrod Taylor surprised nobody consulted players before instituting new anthem policy.
  • Hinchcliffe no longer pursuing options to run in Indy 500

    Hinchcliffe no longer pursuing options to run in Indy 500

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 3:21 PM EDT2018-05-23 19:21:46 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 8:04 PM EDT2018-05-24 00:04:41 GMT
    (AP Photo/Darron Cummings). Alexander Rossi, right, talks with James Hinchcliffe, of Canada, during qualifications for the IndyCar Indianapolis 500 auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Indianapolis, Sunday, May 20, 2018.(AP Photo/Darron Cummings). Alexander Rossi, right, talks with James Hinchcliffe, of Canada, during qualifications for the IndyCar Indianapolis 500 auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Indianapolis, Sunday, May 20, 2018.
    James Hinchcliffe says he has stopped looking for a way to get back into Sunday's Indianapolis 500.
    James Hinchcliffe says he has stopped looking for a way to get back into Sunday's Indianapolis 500.
  • Jeff Gordon calls NASCAR Hall of Fame selection 'surreal'

    Jeff Gordon calls NASCAR Hall of Fame selection 'surreal'

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 6:11 PM EDT2018-05-23 22:11:51 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 8:04 PM EDT2018-05-24 00:04:33 GMT
    Gordon, Roush, Penske, Kulwicki, Allison selected to NASCAR Hall of Fame.
    Gordon, Roush, Penske, Kulwicki, Allison selected to NASCAR Hall of Fame.
  • Michigan lawmakers advance legislation on mandated reporters

    Michigan lawmakers advance legislation on mandated reporters

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 6:11 PM EDT2018-05-23 22:11:53 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 7:24 PM EDT2018-05-23 23:24:24 GMT
    Michigan lawmakers are at odds over a decision to scale back the proposed expansion of the state's mandatory reporter law after the Larry Nassar sexual abuse scandal.
    Michigan lawmakers are at odds over a decision to scale back the proposed expansion of the state's mandatory reporter law after the Larry Nassar sexual abuse scandal.
  • Fendrich on Tennis: Savor Nadal's bid for 11th French title

    Fendrich on Tennis: Savor Nadal's bid for 11th French title

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 3:03 AM EDT2018-05-23 07:03:13 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 6:56 PM EDT2018-05-23 22:56:03 GMT
    (AP Photo/Michel Euler, File). FILE - In this June 5, 2005, file photo, Spain's Rafael Nadal kisses the trophy after defeating Argentina's Mariano Puerta in their final match of the French Open tennis tournament, at the Roland Garros stadium, in Paris....(AP Photo/Michel Euler, File). FILE - In this June 5, 2005, file photo, Spain's Rafael Nadal kisses the trophy after defeating Argentina's Mariano Puerta in their final match of the French Open tennis tournament, at the Roland Garros stadium, in Paris....
    There are two ways to look at how things might unfold when play begins at the French Open.
    There are two ways to look at how things might unfold when play begins at the French Open.
  • A's slugger Khris Davis on disabled list with hurt groin

    A's slugger Khris Davis on disabled list with hurt groin

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 6:01 PM EDT2018-05-23 22:01:46 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 6:55 PM EDT2018-05-23 22:55:23 GMT
    (Fred Thornhill/The Canadian Press via AP). Oakland Athletics' Khris Davis slides safely into third as Toronto Blue Jays third baseman Josh Donaldson tries to make a play in the eighth inning of a baseball game in Toronto, Saturday, May 19, 2018.(Fred Thornhill/The Canadian Press via AP). Oakland Athletics' Khris Davis slides safely into third as Toronto Blue Jays third baseman Josh Donaldson tries to make a play in the eighth inning of a baseball game in Toronto, Saturday, May 19, 2018.
    Athletics slugger Khris Davis has landed on the disabled list with a strained right groin. He underwent an MRI exam Tuesday that revealed a Grade 1 strain, and manager Bob Melvin said after Tuesday night's loss to...
    Athletics slugger Khris Davis has landed on the disabled list with a strained right groin. He underwent an MRI exam Tuesday that revealed a Grade 1 strain, and manager Bob Melvin said after Tuesday night's loss to Seattle that the DL was a possibility.
  • NFL awards 2019 draft to Nashville, home of Tennessee Titans

    NFL awards 2019 draft to Nashville, home of Tennessee Titans

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 10:43 AM EDT2018-05-23 14:43:18 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 5:57 PM EDT2018-05-23 21:57:34 GMT
    The 2019 NFL draft will be held in Nashville, home of the Tennessee Titans.
    The 2019 NFL draft will be held in Nashville, home of the Tennessee Titans.
  • Dispute highlights North Dakota's tough sell of new nickname

    Dispute highlights North Dakota's tough sell of new nickname

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 5:41 PM EDT2018-05-23 21:41:46 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 5:44 PM EDT2018-05-23 21:44:10 GMT
    (AP Photo/Dave Kolpack, File). FILE - In this June 22, 2016, file photo, a photo of a mock hockey jersey with the new University of North Dakota Fighting Hawks logo is seen at an unveiling ceremony in Grand Forks, N.D. A dispute between the university ...(AP Photo/Dave Kolpack, File). FILE - In this June 22, 2016, file photo, a photo of a mock hockey jersey with the new University of North Dakota Fighting Hawks logo is seen at an unveiling ceremony in Grand Forks, N.D. A dispute between the university ...
    A dispute between the University of North Dakota and one of its most generous benefactors is underscoring the difficulty the school has had in selling its Fighting Hawks nickname.
    A dispute between the University of North Dakota and one of its most generous benefactors is underscoring the difficulty the school has had in selling its Fighting Hawks nickname.
  • Chargers' Telesco laments Henry's injury, demurs on Gates

    Chargers' Telesco laments Henry's injury, demurs on Gates

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 5:14 PM EDT2018-05-23 21:14:03 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 5:44 PM EDT2018-05-23 21:44:08 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alex Gallardo, file). FILE - In this Sunday, Dec. 10, 2017 file photo, Los Angeles Chargers tight end Hunter Henry makes a touchdown catch during the first half of an NFL football game as Washington Redskins safety Deshazor Everett looks on i...(AP Photo/Alex Gallardo, file). FILE - In this Sunday, Dec. 10, 2017 file photo, Los Angeles Chargers tight end Hunter Henry makes a touchdown catch during the first half of an NFL football game as Washington Redskins safety Deshazor Everett looks on i...
    Chargers GM Tom Telesco isn't saying whether he'll try to re-sign tight end Antonio Gates after losing Hunter Henry to injury.
    Chargers GM Tom Telesco isn't saying whether he'll try to re-sign tight end Antonio Gates after losing Hunter Henry to injury.
  • Dolphins' Tannehill back at practice after missing 2017

    Dolphins' Tannehill back at practice after missing 2017

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 2:26 PM EDT2018-05-23 18:26:44 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 5:26 PM EDT2018-05-23 21:26:07 GMT
    (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee). Miami Dolphins quarterback Ryan Tannehill stretches out during an NFL organized team activities football practice, Wednesday, May 23, 2018, at the Dolphins training facility in Davie, Fla. Tannehill returns to the Dolphins' pra...(AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee). Miami Dolphins quarterback Ryan Tannehill stretches out during an NFL organized team activities football practice, Wednesday, May 23, 2018, at the Dolphins training facility in Davie, Fla. Tannehill returns to the Dolphins' pra...
    Ryan Tannehill is back on the field with the Miami Dolphins and says he's not thinking about his surgically repaired left knee.
    Ryan Tannehill is back on the field with the Miami Dolphins and says he's not thinking about his surgically repaired left knee.
  • Clippers, coach Doc Rivers agree to contract extension

    Clippers, coach Doc Rivers agree to contract extension

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 3:51 PM EDT2018-05-23 19:51:38 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 4:55 PM EDT2018-05-23 20:55:06 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alex Gallardo, FIle). FILE - In this Oct. 8, 2017, file photo, Los Angeles Clippers head coach Doc Rivers smiles during the second half of a preseason NBA basketball game against the Portland Trail Blazers, in Los Angeles. The Clippers and co...(AP Photo/Alex Gallardo, FIle). FILE - In this Oct. 8, 2017, file photo, Los Angeles Clippers head coach Doc Rivers smiles during the second half of a preseason NBA basketball game against the Portland Trail Blazers, in Los Angeles. The Clippers and co...
    The Clippers and coach Doc Rivers have agreed to a contract extension that will keep him around to oversee the post-Lob City era.
    The Clippers and coach Doc Rivers have agreed to a contract extension that will keep him around to oversee the post-Lob City era.
  • Danica Patrick to host ESPYS in July

    Danica Patrick to host ESPYS in July

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 1:33 PM EDT2018-05-23 17:33:30 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 4:02 PM EDT2018-05-23 20:02:58 GMT
    (AP Photo/Darron Cummings). Danica Patrick walks down pit lane during qualifications for the IndyCar Indianapolis 500 auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, in Indianapolis Sunday, May 20, 2018.(AP Photo/Darron Cummings). Danica Patrick walks down pit lane during qualifications for the IndyCar Indianapolis 500 auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, in Indianapolis Sunday, May 20, 2018.
    Danica Patrick has lined up her first post-retirement gig: hosting the ESPYS.
    Danica Patrick has lined up her first post-retirement gig: hosting the ESPYS.
  • Aaron Hernandez fiancée announces she's expecting a baby

    Aaron Hernandez fiancée announces she's expecting a baby

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 3:41 PM EDT2018-05-23 19:41:36 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 3:54 PM EDT2018-05-23 19:54:24 GMT
    The fiancée of the late Aaron Hernandez says she is expecting a baby.
    The fiancée of the late Aaron Hernandez says she is expecting a baby.
  • Arsenal hires Unai Emery as Arsene Wenger's successor

    Arsenal hires Unai Emery as Arsene Wenger's successor

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 7:13 AM EDT2018-05-23 11:13:16 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 3:14 PM EDT2018-05-23 19:14:01 GMT
    (AP Photo/David Vincent, File). FILE  - In this Saturday, May 19, 2018 file photo, PSG head coach Unai Emery claps,  during the League One soccer match between Caen and Paris Saint-Germain at the Michel d'Ornano stadium in Caen, western France. The las...(AP Photo/David Vincent, File). FILE - In this Saturday, May 19, 2018 file photo, PSG head coach Unai Emery claps, during the League One soccer match between Caen and Paris Saint-Germain at the Michel d'Ornano stadium in Caen, western France. The las...
    Arsenal has hired Unai Emery as Arsene Wenger's successor in the Premier League club's first managerial appointment in 22 years.
    Arsenal has hired Unai Emery as Arsene Wenger's successor in the Premier League club's first managerial appointment in 22 years.
  • Rockets to wear patches to honor Santa Fe shooting victims

    Rockets to wear patches to honor Santa Fe shooting victims

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 2:51 PM EDT2018-05-23 18:51:36 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 3:07 PM EDT2018-05-23 19:07:17 GMT
    (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez). Houston Rockets' Chris Paul, right, shakes hands with teammate James Harden after a 95-92 win over the Golden State Warriors in Game 4 of the NBA basketball Western Conference Finals Tuesday, May 22, 2018, in Oakland, Ca...(AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez). Houston Rockets' Chris Paul, right, shakes hands with teammate James Harden after a 95-92 win over the Golden State Warriors in Game 4 of the NBA basketball Western Conference Finals Tuesday, May 22, 2018, in Oakland, Ca...
    The Rockets will wear patches on their jerseys to honor the victims of the school shooting in Santa Fe, Texas, on Thursday night in Game 5 of the Western Conference Finals against the Warriors.
    The Rockets will wear patches on their jerseys to honor the victims of the school shooting in Santa Fe, Texas, on Thursday night in Game 5 of the Western Conference Finals against the Warriors.
  • AP source: Sharks closing in on 7-year deal with Kane

    AP source: Sharks closing in on 7-year deal with Kane

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 9:42 PM EDT2018-05-23 01:42:57 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 2:27 PM EDT2018-05-23 18:27:15 GMT
    AP source: San Jose Sharks closing in on 7-year contract with F Evander Kane.
    AP source: San Jose Sharks closing in on 7-year contract with F Evander Kane.
  • AP Explains: American football's niche following in Japan

    AP Explains: American football's niche following in Japan

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 5:23 AM EDT2018-05-23 09:23:14 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 1:58 PM EDT2018-05-23 17:58:04 GMT
    (AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko). Nihon University's American football player Taisuke Miyagawa bows at a news conference Tuesday, May 22, 2018, in Tokyo. The Japanese college football player has apologized for intentionally injuring the quarterback of an oppo...(AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko). Nihon University's American football player Taisuke Miyagawa bows at a news conference Tuesday, May 22, 2018, in Tokyo. The Japanese college football player has apologized for intentionally injuring the quarterback of an oppo...
    AP Explains: American football with niche following in Japan.
    AP Explains: American football with niche following in Japan.
  • Letter: USA Taekwondo wasn't shy about punishing Lopezes

    Letter: USA Taekwondo wasn't shy about punishing Lopezes

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 3:22 PM EDT2018-05-22 19:22:47 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 1:57 PM EDT2018-05-23 17:57:59 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt Dunham, File). FILE - This Aug. 22, 2008, file photo shows Steven Lopez, right, celebrating with his brother and coach Jean after defeating Azerbaijan's Rashad Ahmadov in a bronze medal match for the men's taekwondo -80 kilogram class at...(AP Photo/Matt Dunham, File). FILE - This Aug. 22, 2008, file photo shows Steven Lopez, right, celebrating with his brother and coach Jean after defeating Azerbaijan's Rashad Ahmadov in a bronze medal match for the men's taekwondo -80 kilogram class at...
    USA Taekwondo produces letter that shows it was not shy about punishing Lopez brothers.
    USA Taekwondo produces letter that shows it was not shy about punishing Lopez brothers.
  • Harden scores 30, Rockets even series at 2 games apiece

    Harden scores 30, Rockets even series at 2 games apiece

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 11:43 PM EDT2018-05-23 03:43:56 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 1:57 PM EDT2018-05-23 17:57:46 GMT
    (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez). Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry (30) celebrates after scoring against the Houston Rockets during the second half of Game 4 of the NBA basketball Western Conference Finals in Oakland, Calif., Tuesday, May 22, 20...(AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez). Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry (30) celebrates after scoring against the Houston Rockets during the second half of Game 4 of the NBA basketball Western Conference Finals in Oakland, Calif., Tuesday, May 22, 20...
    James Harden scored 30 points, Chris Paul had 27 and the Houston Rockets sustained the latest second-half flurry by Stephen Curry, evening the Western Conference finals at 2 games apiece with a 95-92 win.
    James Harden scored 30 points, Chris Paul had 27 and the Houston Rockets sustained the latest second-half flurry by Stephen Curry, evening the Western Conference finals at 2 games apiece with a 95-92 win.
  • Patriots take field for OTA with no Brady, no Gronk

    Patriots take field for OTA with no Brady, no Gronk

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 7:12 PM EDT2018-05-22 23:12:55 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 1:57 PM EDT2018-05-23 17:57:30 GMT
    (AP Photo/Steven Senne). New England Patriots quarterback Brian Hoyer flips the visor on his hat while speaking to a reporter following NFL football organized team activities practice at the team's training camp, in Foxborough, Mass., Tuesday, May 22, ...(AP Photo/Steven Senne). New England Patriots quarterback Brian Hoyer flips the visor on his hat while speaking to a reporter following NFL football organized team activities practice at the team's training camp, in Foxborough, Mass., Tuesday, May 22, ...
    Three months after losing the Super Bowl to the Philadelphia Eagles, the New England Patriots held their second organized team activity _ without Tom Brady and Rob Gronkowski.
    Three months after losing the Super Bowl to the Philadelphia Eagles, the New England Patriots held their second organized team activity _ without Tom Brady and Rob Gronkowski.
  • Celtics hope return home can slow LeBron, Cavs in Game 5

    Celtics hope return home can slow LeBron, Cavs in Game 5

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 5:42 PM EDT2018-05-22 21:42:48 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 1:16 PM EDT2018-05-23 17:16:11 GMT
    (AP Photo/Tony Dejak). Cleveland Cavaliers' LeBron James (23) celebrates with Tristan Thompson after a 111-102 victory over the Boston Celtics in Game 4 of the NBA basketball Eastern Conference finals, Monday, May 21, 2018, in Cleveland.(AP Photo/Tony Dejak). Cleveland Cavaliers' LeBron James (23) celebrates with Tristan Thompson after a 111-102 victory over the Boston Celtics in Game 4 of the NBA basketball Eastern Conference finals, Monday, May 21, 2018, in Cleveland.
    Home Cooking: Celtics hoping return to TD Garden for Game 5 can help slow Cavaliers' resurgence.
    Home Cooking: Celtics hoping return to TD Garden for Game 5 can help slow Cavaliers' resurgence.
  • NFL discussing possible steps to deal with anthem protests

    NFL discussing possible steps to deal with anthem protests

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 8:02 PM EDT2018-05-23 00:02:53 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 12:16 PM EDT2018-05-23 16:16:12 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Bazemore). David Tepper, left, speaks as NFL commissioner Roger Goodall looks on during a news conference where he was introduced as the new owner of the Carolina Panthers at the NFL owners spring meeting Tuesday, May 22, 2018, in Atlanta.(AP Photo/John Bazemore). David Tepper, left, speaks as NFL commissioner Roger Goodall looks on during a news conference where he was introduced as the new owner of the Carolina Panthers at the NFL owners spring meeting Tuesday, May 22, 2018, in Atlanta.
    The NFL approves a new owner for the Carolina Panthers and passes several rule changes, but the league has yet to agree on what, if anything to do about national anthem protests.
    The NFL approves a new owner for the Carolina Panthers and passes several rule changes, but the league has yet to agree on what, if anything to do about national anthem protests.
  • 5 ways Unai Emery can improve Arsenal

    5 ways Unai Emery can improve Arsenal

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 10:37 AM EDT2018-05-23 14:37:01 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 10:43 AM EDT2018-05-23 14:43:10 GMT
    (AP Photo/David Vincent, File). FILE  - In this Saturday, May 19, 2018 file photo, PSG head coach Unai Emery claps,  during the League One soccer match between Caen and Paris Saint-Germain at the Michel d'Ornano stadium in Caen, western France. The las...(AP Photo/David Vincent, File). FILE - In this Saturday, May 19, 2018 file photo, PSG head coach Unai Emery claps, during the League One soccer match between Caen and Paris Saint-Germain at the Michel d'Ornano stadium in Caen, western France. The las...
    Arsenal's new head coach will have to overcome some problems that developed both on and off the field during the final part of Arsene Wenger's long tenure.
    Arsenal's new head coach will have to overcome some problems that developed both on and off the field during the final part of Arsene Wenger's long tenure.
  • Zidane's dressing room management key to Madrid's success

    Zidane's dressing room management key to Madrid's success

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 6:33 AM EDT2018-05-23 10:33:08 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 10:37 AM EDT2018-05-23 14:37:11 GMT
    (AP Photo/Francisco Seco). Real Madrid head coach Zinedine Zidane walks along the pitch during a training session during the open media day at the team's Veldebebas training ground in Madrid, Tuesday, May 22, 2018. Real Madrid will play the Champions L...(AP Photo/Francisco Seco). Real Madrid head coach Zinedine Zidane walks along the pitch during a training session during the open media day at the team's Veldebebas training ground in Madrid, Tuesday, May 22, 2018. Real Madrid will play the Champions L...
    Despite his successes as coach of Real Madrid, Zinedine Zidane doesn't see himself as a great tactician.
    Despite his successes as coach of Real Madrid, Zinedine Zidane doesn't see himself as a great tactician.
  • Hard road to World Cup dream for young Russian players

    Hard road to World Cup dream for young Russian players

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 7:53 AM EDT2018-05-23 11:53:25 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 10:07 AM EDT2018-05-23 14:07:41 GMT
    (AP Photo). In this photo taken on Thursday, May 17, 2018, boys stand next to trophies during a children soccer tournament at the Start Stadium in Saransk, Russia. The Start Stadium in Saransk may not look like much, but it’s the jumping-off point for ...(AP Photo). In this photo taken on Thursday, May 17, 2018, boys stand next to trophies during a children soccer tournament at the Start Stadium in Saransk, Russia. The Start Stadium in Saransk may not look like much, but it’s the jumping-off point for ...
    A large white banner hangs above a stand covered in peeled paint flakes and discarded sunflower seeds: "The Best Start Here.".
    A large white banner hangs above a stand covered in peeled paint flakes and discarded sunflower seeds: "The Best Start Here.".
  • AP Interview: Phelps says mental health is new passion

    AP Interview: Phelps says mental health is new passion

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 4:22 PM EDT2018-05-22 20:22:50 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 6:36 AM EDT2018-05-23 10:36:41 GMT
    (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky, File). FILE - In this Dec. 19, 2014, file photo, Olympic swimmer Michael Phelps walks into a courthouse for a trial on drunken driving and other charges in Baltimore. After revealing the depths of his depression _ and even t...(AP Photo/Patrick Semansky, File). FILE - In this Dec. 19, 2014, file photo, Olympic swimmer Michael Phelps walks into a courthouse for a trial on drunken driving and other charges in Baltimore. After revealing the depths of his depression _ and even t...
    AP Interview: Olympic champion Michael Phelps says mental health is his new passion, giving him a chance to make a bigger impact than he ever did at the pool.
    AP Interview: Olympic champion Michael Phelps says mental health is his new passion, giving him a chance to make a bigger impact than he ever did at the pool.
  • Oh brother: Cole's good game blemished by HR from Crawford

    Oh brother: Cole's good game blemished by HR from Crawford

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 11:43 PM EDT2018-05-23 03:43:09 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 5:25 AM EDT2018-05-23 09:25:45 GMT
    (AP Photo/David J. Phillip). San Francisco Giants' Brandon Crawford (35) runs the bases after hitting a two-run home run off Houston Astros starting pitcher Gerrit Cole (45) during the fifth inning of a baseball game Tuesday, May 22, 2018, in Houston.(AP Photo/David J. Phillip). San Francisco Giants' Brandon Crawford (35) runs the bases after hitting a two-run home run off Houston Astros starting pitcher Gerrit Cole (45) during the fifth inning of a baseball game Tuesday, May 22, 2018, in Houston.
    Gerrit Cole pitched the Houston Astros to another win on Tuesday night, striking out eight in six innings of a 11-2 win over the San Francisco Giants, allowing just two runs on a homer to brother-in-law Brandon...
    Gerrit Cole pitched the Houston Astros to another win on Tuesday night, striking out eight in six innings of a 11-2 win over the San Francisco Giants, allowing just two runs on a homer to brother-in-law Brandon Crawford.
  • LEADING OFF: Price faces old pal Archer; Verlander vs Giants

    LEADING OFF: Price faces old pal Archer; Verlander vs Giants

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 12:17 AM EDT2018-05-23 04:17:56 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 3:05 AM EDT2018-05-23 07:05:47 GMT
    (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara). Tampa Bay Rays' Willy Adames celebrates in the dugout after hitting a home run off Boston Red Sox starting pitcher Chris Sale during the fourth inning of a baseball game Tuesday, May 22, 2018, in St. Petersburg, Fla.(AP Photo/Chris O'Meara). Tampa Bay Rays' Willy Adames celebrates in the dugout after hitting a home run off Boston Red Sox starting pitcher Chris Sale during the fourth inning of a baseball game Tuesday, May 22, 2018, in St. Petersburg, Fla.
    LEADING OFF: Price faces old friend Archer; Verlander vs Giants; Mariners down another second baseman.
    LEADING OFF: Price faces old friend Archer; Verlander vs Giants; Mariners down another second baseman.
  • Tickle Me, Fleury: Vegas goalie tickles Jets player's ear

    Tickle Me, Fleury: Vegas goalie tickles Jets player's ear

    Thursday, May 17 2018 2:49 AM EDT2018-05-17 06:49:39 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 2:58 AM EDT2018-05-23 06:58:29 GMT
    (AP Photo/David Becker). Vegas Golden Knights goaltender Marc-Andre Fleury makes a save against the Winnipeg Jets during the second period of Game 3 of the NHL hockey playoffs Western Conference finals Wednesday, May 16, 2018, in Las Vegas.(AP Photo/David Becker). Vegas Golden Knights goaltender Marc-Andre Fleury makes a save against the Winnipeg Jets during the second period of Game 3 of the NHL hockey playoffs Western Conference finals Wednesday, May 16, 2018, in Las Vegas.
    Marc-Andre Fleury gave Blake Wheeler quite an earful in Vegas' playoff win over Winnipeg.
    Marc-Andre Fleury gave Blake Wheeler quite an earful in Vegas' playoff win over Winnipeg.
  • Simmons, Mitchell unanimous picks for NBA All-Rookie team

    Simmons, Mitchell unanimous picks for NBA All-Rookie team

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 3:22 PM EDT2018-05-22 19:22:42 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 2:57 AM EDT2018-05-23 06:57:58 GMT
    Philadelphia's Ben Simmons and Utah's Donovan Mitchell are unanimous selections to the NBA's All-Rookie team.
    Philadelphia's Ben Simmons and Utah's Donovan Mitchell are unanimous selections to the NBA's All-Rookie team.
  • Brickyard to toy bricks: Danica Patrick gets Lego statue

    Brickyard to toy bricks: Danica Patrick gets Lego statue

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 4:42 PM EDT2018-05-22 20:42:51 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 12:06 AM EDT2018-05-23 04:06:12 GMT
    (AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews). Race driver Danica Patrick, left, pose with a life-size Lego statue creation of herself, Tuesday, May 22, 2018, in New York. Lego master builder Chris Steininger says it took him 200 hours to build, using under 15,000 pieces...(AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews). Race driver Danica Patrick, left, pose with a life-size Lego statue creation of herself, Tuesday, May 22, 2018, in New York. Lego master builder Chris Steininger says it took him 200 hours to build, using under 15,000 pieces...
    Danica Patrick, approaching her final Indy 500, is immortalized with Lego statue.
    Danica Patrick, approaching her final Indy 500, is immortalized with Lego statue.
  • Helmet hits will lead to ejections under new NFL rule

    Helmet hits will lead to ejections under new NFL rule

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 6:53 PM EDT2018-05-22 22:53:06 GMT
    Tuesday, May 22 2018 11:36 PM EDT2018-05-23 03:36:43 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Raoux, File). FILE - In this March 26, 2014 file photo, Atlanta Falcons President, CEO and NFL competition committee member Rich McKay speaks about rule changes during a news conference at the NFL football annual meeting in Orlando, Fla....(AP Photo/John Raoux, File). FILE - In this March 26, 2014 file photo, Atlanta Falcons President, CEO and NFL competition committee member Rich McKay speaks about rule changes during a news conference at the NFL football annual meeting in Orlando, Fla....
    The NFL has passed a new rule for this season that says any player who initiates contact with his helmet is subject to ejection.
    The NFL has passed a new rule for this season that says any player who initiates contact with his helmet is subject to ejection.
  • Ovechkin, Capitals prepare for 'biggest game of life'

    Ovechkin, Capitals prepare for 'biggest game of life'

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 8:12 PM EDT2018-05-23 00:12:53 GMT
    Tuesday, May 22 2018 11:36 PM EDT2018-05-23 03:36:29 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alex Brandon). Washington Capitals left wing Alex Ovechkin (8), from Russia, collides with Tampa Bay Lightning defenseman Anton Stralman (6), from Sweden, during the third period of Game 6 of the NHL Eastern Conference finals hockey playoff s...(AP Photo/Alex Brandon). Washington Capitals left wing Alex Ovechkin (8), from Russia, collides with Tampa Bay Lightning defenseman Anton Stralman (6), from Sweden, during the third period of Game 6 of the NHL Eastern Conference finals hockey playoff s...
    Alex Ovechkin excited about opportunity to lead Capitals to Stanley Cup Final.
    Alex Ovechkin excited about opportunity to lead Capitals to Stanley Cup Final.
  • Mets sign Bautista, recently cut Braves, doubles in 1st AB

    Mets sign Bautista, recently cut Braves, doubles in 1st AB

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 6:33 PM EDT2018-05-22 22:33:44 GMT
    Tuesday, May 22 2018 11:36 PM EDT2018-05-23 03:36:17 GMT
    (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee, File). FILE - In this May 10, 2018, file photo, Atlanta Braves' Jose Bautista bats during the fourth inning of a baseball game against the Miami Marlins in Miami. The Braves have released Bautista a month after picking up the ve...(AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee, File). FILE - In this May 10, 2018, file photo, Atlanta Braves' Jose Bautista bats during the fourth inning of a baseball game against the Miami Marlins in Miami. The Braves have released Bautista a month after picking up the ve...
    The New York Mets have signed free agent Jose Bautista, getting the former home run champion two days after he was cut by the Atlanta Braves. New York said he was available for the game, but he was not in the...
    The New York Mets have signed free agent Jose Bautista, getting the former home run champion two days after he was cut by the Atlanta Braves. New York said he was available for the game, but he was not in the starting lineup.
  • NFL unanimously approves Tepper's $2.2b purchase of Panthers

    NFL unanimously approves Tepper's $2.2b purchase of Panthers

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 3:02 PM EDT2018-05-22 19:02:50 GMT
    Tuesday, May 22 2018 10:24 PM EDT2018-05-23 02:24:26 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Bazemore). David Tepper, right, arrives for the NFL owners spring meetings where a vote was expected on his purchase of the Carolina Panthers Tuesday, May 22, 2018, in Atlanta\.(AP Photo/John Bazemore). David Tepper, right, arrives for the NFL owners spring meetings where a vote was expected on his purchase of the Carolina Panthers Tuesday, May 22, 2018, in Atlanta\.
    The NFL has unanimously approved a $2.2 billion deal to sell the Carolina Panthers to the hedge fund founder David Tepper.
    The NFL has unanimously approved a $2.2 billion deal to sell the Carolina Panthers to the hedge fund founder David Tepper.
  • Mariners' Dee Gordon has broken toe, joins Cano on DL

    Mariners' Dee Gordon has broken toe, joins Cano on DL

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 4:22 PM EDT2018-05-22 20:22:53 GMT
    Tuesday, May 22 2018 9:04 PM EDT2018-05-23 01:04:56 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren). Seattle Mariners' Dee Gordon stands on second base after stealing in the 11th inning of a baseball game against the Detroit Tigers, Sunday, May 20, 2018, in Seattle. Gordon scored from second on a walk-off RBI single hit by Je...(AP Photo/Ted S. Warren). Seattle Mariners' Dee Gordon stands on second base after stealing in the 11th inning of a baseball game against the Detroit Tigers, Sunday, May 20, 2018, in Seattle. Gordon scored from second on a walk-off RBI single hit by Je...
    Seattle's Dee Gordon has joined Robinson Cano at second base, just after taking over from the All-Star at second base.
    Seattle's Dee Gordon has joined Robinson Cano at second base, just after taking over from the All-Star at second base.
  • Bumped from Indy, Hinchcliffe plans to help teammate win

    Bumped from Indy, Hinchcliffe plans to help teammate win

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 6:33 PM EDT2018-05-22 22:33:23 GMT
    Tuesday, May 22 2018 8:46 PM EDT2018-05-23 00:46:01 GMT
    (AP Photo/Darron Cummings, File). FILE- In this May 19, 2018 file photo, James Hinchcliffe, of Canada, talks with the media after he did not qualify for the IndyCar Indianapolis 500 auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Indianapolis. James Hinchc...(AP Photo/Darron Cummings, File). FILE- In this May 19, 2018 file photo, James Hinchcliffe, of Canada, talks with the media after he did not qualify for the IndyCar Indianapolis 500 auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Indianapolis. James Hinchc...
    James Hinchcliffe looking to help teammate win Indianapolis 500.
    James Hinchcliffe looking to help teammate win Indianapolis 500.
  • Michigan House changes Nassar bills after legal settlement

    Michigan House changes Nassar bills after legal settlement

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 4:42 PM EDT2018-05-22 20:42:47 GMT
    Tuesday, May 22 2018 8:45 PM EDT2018-05-23 00:45:27 GMT
    The Michigan House is changing legislation inspired by the Larry Nassar sexual abuse case after Michigan State University agreed to a $500 million settlement with victims.
    The Michigan House is changing legislation inspired by the Larry Nassar sexual abuse case after Michigan State University agreed to a $500 million settlement with victims.
  • Lou Lamoriello hired to run hockey operations for Islanders

    Lou Lamoriello hired to run hockey operations for Islanders

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 11:24 AM EDT2018-05-22 15:24:26 GMT
    Tuesday, May 22 2018 8:07 PM EDT2018-05-23 00:07:07 GMT
    (Christopher Katsarov/The Canadian Press via AP, File). FILE - In this Thursday, Sept. 14, 2017, file photo, Toronto Maple Leafs general manager Lou Lamoriello speaks to reporters during a news conference on the first day of NHL hockey training camp, i...(Christopher Katsarov/The Canadian Press via AP, File). FILE - In this Thursday, Sept. 14, 2017, file photo, Toronto Maple Leafs general manager Lou Lamoriello speaks to reporters during a news conference on the first day of NHL hockey training camp, i...
    Longtime NHL executive Lou Lamoriello joins Islanders, with full authority on all hockey matters.
    Longtime NHL executive Lou Lamoriello joins Islanders, with full authority on all hockey matters.
  • Cup-seeking Wild unveil new GM Fenton: 'No pressure, Paul'

    Cup-seeking Wild unveil new GM Fenton: 'No pressure, Paul'

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 6:33 PM EDT2018-05-22 22:33:31 GMT
    Tuesday, May 22 2018 7:15 PM EDT2018-05-22 23:15:06 GMT
    (Shari L. Gross/Star Tribune via AP). New Minnesota Wild NHL hockey team general manager Paul Fenton smiles during an introductory press conference in St. Paul, Minn., Tuesday, May 22, 2018.(Shari L. Gross/Star Tribune via AP). New Minnesota Wild NHL hockey team general manager Paul Fenton smiles during an introductory press conference in St. Paul, Minn., Tuesday, May 22, 2018.
    Wild owner lays out Stanley Cup goal for new GM Fenton upon intro: 'No pressure, Paul, but that is where it starts'.
    Wild owner lays out Stanley Cup goal for new GM Fenton upon intro: 'No pressure, Paul, but that is where it starts'.
  • Favre says he went to rehab 3 times to fight addictions

    Favre says he went to rehab 3 times to fight addictions

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 12:22 PM EDT2018-05-22 16:22:39 GMT
    Tuesday, May 22 2018 6:37 PM EDT2018-05-22 22:37:56 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt Ludtke, File). FILE - In this Oct. 16, 2016, file photo, Hall of Fame quarterback Brett Favre is shown during a halftime ceremony of an NFL football game against the Dallas Cowboys, in Green Bay, Wis. Favre says he made three trips to re...(AP Photo/Matt Ludtke, File). FILE - In this Oct. 16, 2016, file photo, Hall of Fame quarterback Brett Favre is shown during a halftime ceremony of an NFL football game against the Dallas Cowboys, in Green Bay, Wis. Favre says he made three trips to re...
    Hall of Fame quarterback Brett Favre says he went to rehab three times to fight dependence on painkillers and alcohol.
    Hall of Fame quarterback Brett Favre says he went to rehab three times to fight dependence on painkillers and alcohol.
  • Ohio State president seeks info about alleged misconduct

    Ohio State president seeks info about alleged misconduct

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 10:22 AM EDT2018-05-22 14:22:39 GMT
    Tuesday, May 22 2018 5:15 PM EDT2018-05-22 21:15:50 GMT
    The president of Ohio State University has asked alumni for help involving reports of alleged sexual misconduct by a former university doctor.
    The president of Ohio State University has asked alumni for help involving reports of alleged sexual misconduct by a former university doctor.
  • WORLD CUP: Dads Ronaldo and Messi still seek World Cup title

    WORLD CUP: Dads Ronaldo and Messi still seek World Cup title

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 7:42 AM EDT2018-05-22 11:42:54 GMT
    Tuesday, May 22 2018 4:45 PM EDT2018-05-22 20:45:58 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alastair Grant, File). FILE - In this Monday, Oct. 23, 2017 file photo, Portuguese soccer player Christiano Ronaldo, second from right, and son Cristiano Ronaldo Jr., right, sit beside Argentinian soccer player Lionel Messi, left, and wife An...(AP Photo/Alastair Grant, File). FILE - In this Monday, Oct. 23, 2017 file photo, Portuguese soccer player Christiano Ronaldo, second from right, and son Cristiano Ronaldo Jr., right, sit beside Argentinian soccer player Lionel Messi, left, and wife An...
    Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi go into their fourth World Cup as changed men each seeking to win the game's most coveted prize for the first time.
    Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi go into their fourth World Cup as changed men each seeking to win the game's most coveted prize for the first time.
  • In Salah's Nile delta village, the Egyptian is a super hero

    In Salah's Nile delta village, the Egyptian is a super hero

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 11:33 AM EDT2018-05-22 15:33:04 GMT
    Tuesday, May 22 2018 4:27 PM EDT2018-05-22 20:27:20 GMT
    (AP Photo/Nariman El-Mofty). In this May 2, 2018 photo, boys play football at the sports and youth center in Mohamed Salah's hometown Nile delta village of Nagrig, Egypt. Residents boast of how the Liverpool winger has poured millions of pounds into th...(AP Photo/Nariman El-Mofty). In this May 2, 2018 photo, boys play football at the sports and youth center in Mohamed Salah's hometown Nile delta village of Nagrig, Egypt. Residents boast of how the Liverpool winger has poured millions of pounds into th...
    In Salah's village deep in Egypt's Nile Delta, the Liverpool winger is a superhero and a role model.
    In Salah's village deep in Egypt's Nile Delta, the Liverpool winger is a superhero and a role model.
  • Yates maintains Giro lead, Dennis wins 16th stage time trial

    Yates maintains Giro lead, Dennis wins 16th stage time trial

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 11:43 AM EDT2018-05-22 15:43:05 GMT
    Tuesday, May 22 2018 4:05 PM EDT2018-05-22 20:05:25 GMT
    Simon Yates is still in control of the Giro d'Italia after the British rider limited his losses to closest rival Tom Dumoulin in the individual time trial.
    Simon Yates is still in control of the Giro d'Italia after the British rider limited his losses to closest rival Tom Dumoulin in the individual time trial.
  • At age 53, Palmeiro hits 1st home run in return to baseball

    At age 53, Palmeiro hits 1st home run in return to baseball

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 2:15 AM EDT2018-05-22 06:15:39 GMT
    Tuesday, May 22 2018 3:24 PM EDT2018-05-22 19:24:16 GMT
    Rafael Palmeiro still has power, even at 53.
    Rafael Palmeiro still has power, even at 53.
  • FIFA: Insufficient evidence of doping by Russia's WCup squad

    FIFA: Insufficient evidence of doping by Russia's WCup squad

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 11:24 AM EDT2018-05-22 15:24:21 GMT
    Tuesday, May 22 2018 3:08 PM EDT2018-05-22 19:08:46 GMT
    (AP Photo/Julia Chestnova). This photo taken on Thursday, May 17, 2018 shows a view of the interior of the Olympic Sports Center where Panama's soccer team will live during the 2018 World Cup in Saransk, Russia. Russia is trying to wipe its sports repu...(AP Photo/Julia Chestnova). This photo taken on Thursday, May 17, 2018 shows a view of the interior of the Olympic Sports Center where Panama's soccer team will live during the 2018 World Cup in Saransk, Russia. Russia is trying to wipe its sports repu...
    FIFA says there is insufficient evidence any players in Russia's World Cup squad have previously doped.
    FIFA says there is insufficient evidence any players in Russia's World Cup squad have previously doped.
  • French Open organizers won't give Serena Williams a seeding

    French Open organizers won't give Serena Williams a seeding

    Monday, May 21 2018 5:42 AM EDT2018-05-21 09:42:03 GMT
    Tuesday, May 22 2018 1:45 PM EDT2018-05-22 17:45:44 GMT
    (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky, File). FILE - In this Wednesday, March 21, 2018 file photo, Serena Williams returns to Naomi Osaka, of Japan, during the Miami Open tennis tournament, in Key Biscayne, Fla. everal of Serena Williams' biggest rivals believe that ...(AP Photo/Lynne Sladky, File). FILE - In this Wednesday, March 21, 2018 file photo, Serena Williams returns to Naomi Osaka, of Japan, during the Miami Open tennis tournament, in Key Biscayne, Fla. everal of Serena Williams' biggest rivals believe that ...
    Several of Serena Williams' biggest rivals believe that the 23-time Grand Slam champion deserves more than just a guaranteed spot in the French Open draw.
    Several of Serena Williams' biggest rivals believe that the 23-time Grand Slam champion deserves more than just a guaranteed spot in the French Open draw.
  • All tied up: LeBron's 44 helps Cavs even series with Celtics

    All tied up: LeBron's 44 helps Cavs even series with Celtics

    Monday, May 21 2018 11:32 PM EDT2018-05-22 03:32:20 GMT
    Tuesday, May 22 2018 1:45 PM EDT2018-05-22 17:45:39 GMT
    (AP Photo/Tony Dejak). Cleveland Cavaliers' LeBron James (23) drives past Boston Celtics' Al Horford (42), from Dominican Republic, in the first half of Game 4 of the NBA basketball Eastern Conference finals, Monday, May 21, 2018, in Cleveland.(AP Photo/Tony Dejak). Cleveland Cavaliers' LeBron James (23) drives past Boston Celtics' Al Horford (42), from Dominican Republic, in the first half of Game 4 of the NBA basketball Eastern Conference finals, Monday, May 21, 2018, in Cleveland.
    LeBron's 44 lifts Cavs to 111-102 win over Celtics in Game 4.
    LeBron's 44 lifts Cavs to 111-102 win over Celtics in Game 4.
  • Caps rough up Lightning 3-0 to force Game 7 in East final

    Caps rough up Lightning 3-0 to force Game 7 in East final

    Monday, May 21 2018 11:02 PM EDT2018-05-22 03:02:24 GMT
    Tuesday, May 22 2018 1:45 PM EDT2018-05-22 17:45:29 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alex Brandon). Washington Capitals left wing Alex Ovechkin (8), from Russia, hits Tampa Bay Lightning defenseman Dan Girardi (5) with Lightning right wing Ryan Callahan (24) nearby during the first period of Game 6 of the NHL Eastern Conferen...(AP Photo/Alex Brandon). Washington Capitals left wing Alex Ovechkin (8), from Russia, hits Tampa Bay Lightning defenseman Dan Girardi (5) with Lightning right wing Ryan Callahan (24) nearby during the first period of Game 6 of the NHL Eastern Conferen...
    T.J. Oshie and Devante Smith-Pelly scored, Braden Holtby stopped all 24 shots he faced and the Washington Capitals beat up the Tampa Bay Lightning 3-0 to even the Eastern Conference final and force a deciding Game 7.
    T.J. Oshie and Devante Smith-Pelly scored, Braden Holtby stopped all 24 shots he faced and the Washington Capitals beat up the Tampa Bay Lightning 3-0 to even the Eastern Conference final and force a deciding Game 7.
  • Baffert thinks Justify has right stuff to win Triple Crown

    Baffert thinks Justify has right stuff to win Triple Crown

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 1:12 PM EDT2018-05-22 17:12:50 GMT
    Tuesday, May 22 2018 1:16 PM EDT2018-05-22 17:16:22 GMT
    (AP Photo/Garry Jones). Assistant trainer Jimmy Barnes holds Preakness Stakes and Kentucky Derby winner Justify as a crowd welcomes the horse back to Barn 33 at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Ky., Sunday, May 20, 2018. Justify will attempt to become th...(AP Photo/Garry Jones). Assistant trainer Jimmy Barnes holds Preakness Stakes and Kentucky Derby winner Justify as a crowd welcomes the horse back to Barn 33 at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Ky., Sunday, May 20, 2018. Justify will attempt to become th...
    Bob Baffert tells 'PodcastOne Sports Now' that he has a good feeling about Justify's chances of winning the Triple Crown.
    Bob Baffert tells 'PodcastOne Sports Now' that he has a good feeling about Justify's chances of winning the Triple Crown.
  • NFL: Patricia's past not subject to personal conduct policy

    NFL: Patricia's past not subject to personal conduct policy

    Monday, May 21 2018 6:13 PM EDT2018-05-21 22:13:59 GMT
    Tuesday, May 22 2018 12:18 PM EDT2018-05-22 16:18:24 GMT
    (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio, File). FILE - In this May 10, 2018, file photo, Detroit Lions head coach Matt Patricia addresses the media at the team's football training facility in Allen Park, Mich. The NFL says sexual assault allegations against Patricia f...(AP Photo/Carlos Osorio, File). FILE - In this May 10, 2018, file photo, Detroit Lions head coach Matt Patricia addresses the media at the team's football training facility in Allen Park, Mich. The NFL says sexual assault allegations against Patricia f...
    The NFL says sexual assault allegations against Detroit Lions coach Matt Patricia from 1996 are not subject to its personal conduct policy.
    The NFL says sexual assault allegations against Detroit Lions coach Matt Patricia from 1996 are not subject to its personal conduct policy.
  • Goodell details NFL's stance on sports gambling after ruling

    Goodell details NFL's stance on sports gambling after ruling

    Monday, May 21 2018 12:24 PM EDT2018-05-21 16:24:10 GMT
    Tuesday, May 22 2018 12:18 PM EDT2018-05-22 16:18:03 GMT
    NFL commissioner Roger Goodell says Congress should enact uniform standards for any states that allow sports betting.
    NFL commissioner Roger Goodell says Congress should enact uniform standards for any states that allow sports betting.
  • Nats' Soto, MLB's youngest player at 19, homers in 1st start

    Nats' Soto, MLB's youngest player at 19, homers in 1st start

    Monday, May 21 2018 8:32 PM EDT2018-05-22 00:32:20 GMT
    Tuesday, May 22 2018 11:25 AM EDT2018-05-22 15:25:32 GMT
    (AP Photo/Nick Wass). Washington Nationals' Juan Soto (22) celebrates his three-run home run with Pedro Severino (29) and Mark Reynolds (14) during the second inning of a baseball game against the San Diego Padres, Monday, May 21, 2018, in Washington.(AP Photo/Nick Wass). Washington Nationals' Juan Soto (22) celebrates his three-run home run with Pedro Severino (29) and Mark Reynolds (14) during the second inning of a baseball game against the San Diego Padres, Monday, May 21, 2018, in Washington.
    Juan Soto, the youngest player in the majors at 19, has hit a three-run homer in his first career start for the Washington Nationals.
    Juan Soto, the youngest player in the majors at 19, has hit a three-run homer in his first career start for the Washington Nationals.
  • US heavyweight boxer Molina banned 2 years for doping

    US heavyweight boxer Molina banned 2 years for doping

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 11:04 AM EDT2018-05-22 15:04:22 GMT
    Tuesday, May 22 2018 11:22 AM EDT2018-05-22 15:22:46 GMT
    American heavyweight Eric Molina has been banned for two years by U.K. Anti-Doping for failing a drug test after losing to Anthony Joshua in December 2016.
    American heavyweight Eric Molina has been banned for two years by U.K. Anti-Doping for failing a drug test after losing to Anthony Joshua in December 2016.
  • LEADING OFF: Soto swings away, Harvey's home debut with Reds

    LEADING OFF: Soto swings away, Harvey's home debut with Reds

    Monday, May 21 2018 11:02 PM EDT2018-05-22 03:02:35 GMT
    Tuesday, May 22 2018 11:16 AM EDT2018-05-22 15:16:07 GMT
    (AP Photo/Nick Wass). Washington Nationals' Juan Soto (22) celebrates his three-run home run with Pedro Severino (29) and Mark Reynolds (14) during the second inning of a baseball game against the San Diego Padres, Monday, May 21, 2018, in Washington.(AP Photo/Nick Wass). Washington Nationals' Juan Soto (22) celebrates his three-run home run with Pedro Severino (29) and Mark Reynolds (14) during the second inning of a baseball game against the San Diego Padres, Monday, May 21, 2018, in Washington.
    LEADING OFF: Soto swings away, Harvey's home debut with Reds.
    LEADING OFF: Soto swings away, Harvey's home debut with Reds.
  • Rockies edge Dodgers 2-1, move into 1st place in NL West

    Rockies edge Dodgers 2-1, move into 1st place in NL West

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 2:32 AM EDT2018-05-22 06:32:33 GMT
    Tuesday, May 22 2018 9:56 AM EDT2018-05-22 13:56:08 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill). Colorado Rockies' Gerardo Parra, second from left, hits a solo home run off Los Angeles Dodgers starting pitcher Walker Buehler during the fifth inning of a baseball game Monday, May 21, 2018, in Los Angeles. Catcher Yasmani...(AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill). Colorado Rockies' Gerardo Parra, second from left, hits a solo home run off Los Angeles Dodgers starting pitcher Walker Buehler during the fifth inning of a baseball game Monday, May 21, 2018, in Los Angeles. Catcher Yasmani...
    Pinch-hitter Carlos Gonzalez drove in the go-ahead run with an infield single in the eighth inning and the Colorado Rockies edged the Los Angeles Dodgers 2-1.
    Pinch-hitter Carlos Gonzalez drove in the go-ahead run with an infield single in the eighth inning and the Colorado Rockies edged the Los Angeles Dodgers 2-1.
  • Olympian sues USA Swimming, saying it failed to protect her

    Olympian sues USA Swimming, saying it failed to protect her

    Monday, May 21 2018 2:42 PM EDT2018-05-21 18:42:07 GMT
    Tuesday, May 22 2018 7:37 AM EDT2018-05-22 11:37:41 GMT
    Olympic swimmer Ariana Kukors Smith has sued USA Swimming. (Source: AP Photo/Mark Lennihan)Olympic swimmer Ariana Kukors Smith has sued USA Swimming. (Source: AP Photo/Mark Lennihan)
    Olympic swimmer Ariana Kukors Smith has sued USA Swimming. (Source: AP Photo/Mark Lennihan)Olympic swimmer Ariana Kukors Smith has sued USA Swimming. (Source: AP Photo/Mark Lennihan)

    Olympic swimmer Ariana Kukors Smith has sued USA Swimming, alleging the sport's national governing body knew her former coach sexually abused her as a minor and covered it up.

    Olympic swimmer Ariana Kukors Smith has sued USA Swimming, alleging the sport's national governing body knew her former coach sexually abused her as a minor and covered it up.

  • Stanley Cup-bound Vegas turning impossible into possible

    Stanley Cup-bound Vegas turning impossible into possible

    Monday, May 21 2018 2:41 AM EDT2018-05-21 06:41:52 GMT
    Tuesday, May 22 2018 2:16 AM EDT2018-05-22 06:16:25 GMT
    (Trevor Hagan/The Canadian Press via AP). Vegas Golden Knights' James Neal (18), Deryk Engelland (5), goaltender Marc-Andre Fleury (29) and the rest of the team celebrate after defeating the Winnipeg Jets during NHL Western Conference Finals, game 5, i...(Trevor Hagan/The Canadian Press via AP). Vegas Golden Knights' James Neal (18), Deryk Engelland (5), goaltender Marc-Andre Fleury (29) and the rest of the team celebrate after defeating the Winnipeg Jets during NHL Western Conference Finals, game 5, i...
    The Vegas Golden Knights are headed to the Stanley Cup Final after beating the Winnipeg Jets 2-1 to win the Western Conference final series in five games.
    The Vegas Golden Knights are headed to the Stanley Cup Final after beating the Winnipeg Jets 2-1 to win the Western Conference final series in five games.
  • Mike Budenholzer looks to unlock Bucks' defensive potential

    Mike Budenholzer looks to unlock Bucks' defensive potential

    Monday, May 21 2018 7:02 PM EDT2018-05-21 23:02:21 GMT
    Tuesday, May 22 2018 2:16 AM EDT2018-05-22 06:16:17 GMT
    (AP Photo/Morry Gash). Milwaukee Bucks new head coach Mike Budenholzer speaks at a news conference in the team's new arena Monday, May 21, 2018, in Milwaukee.(AP Photo/Morry Gash). Milwaukee Bucks new head coach Mike Budenholzer speaks at a news conference in the team's new arena Monday, May 21, 2018, in Milwaukee.
    The Milwaukee Bucks formally introduce new coach Mike Budenholzer, who hopes to unlock the team's defensive talent.
    The Milwaukee Bucks formally introduce new coach Mike Budenholzer, who hopes to unlock the team's defensive talent.
  • 'Pay the man': Rams back DT Aaron Donald in latest absence

    'Pay the man': Rams back DT Aaron Donald in latest absence

    Monday, May 21 2018 7:32 PM EDT2018-05-21 23:32:28 GMT
    Monday, May 21 2018 11:06 PM EDT2018-05-22 03:06:20 GMT
    Aaron Donald is skipping the start of the Los Angeles Rams' voluntary organized team activities while waiting for a new contract.
    Aaron Donald is skipping the start of the Los Angeles Rams' voluntary organized team activities while waiting for a new contract.
  • USOC hires FBI executive as its athlete safety director

    USOC hires FBI executive as its athlete safety director

    Monday, May 21 2018 4:52 PM EDT2018-05-21 20:52:18 GMT
    Monday, May 21 2018 11:06 PM EDT2018-05-22 03:06:14 GMT
    USOC hires FBI executive as senior director of athlete safety, putting Wendy Guthrie in charge of strengthening sex-abuse policies being rewritten in wake of cases involving Olympic athletes.
    USOC hires FBI executive as senior director of athlete safety, putting Wendy Guthrie in charge of strengthening sex-abuse policies being rewritten in wake of cases involving Olympic athletes.
  • Russia's doping capital gears up for World Cup

    Russia's doping capital gears up for World Cup

    Monday, May 21 2018 11:22 AM EDT2018-05-21 15:22:06 GMT
    Monday, May 21 2018 10:03 PM EDT2018-05-22 02:03:44 GMT
    (AP Photo/Julia Chestnova). This photo taken on Thursday, May 17, 2018 shows a view of the Olympic Sports Center where Panama's soccer team will live during the 2018 World Cup in Saransk, Russia. Russia is trying to wipe its sports reputation clean by ...(AP Photo/Julia Chestnova). This photo taken on Thursday, May 17, 2018 shows a view of the Olympic Sports Center where Panama's soccer team will live during the 2018 World Cup in Saransk, Russia. Russia is trying to wipe its sports reputation clean by ...
    Russia is trying to wipe its sports reputation clean by hosting the World Cup after years of doping scandals.
    Russia is trying to wipe its sports reputation clean by hosting the World Cup after years of doping scandals.
  • Wickens crashes, teammate Hinchcliffe still without 500 ride

    Wickens crashes, teammate Hinchcliffe still without 500 ride

    Monday, May 21 2018 1:52 PM EDT2018-05-21 17:52:21 GMT
    Monday, May 21 2018 7:26 PM EDT2018-05-21 23:26:15 GMT
    (AP Photo/Darron Cummings). Robert Wickens, of Canada, puts on his helmet before qualifying for the IndyCar Indianapolis 500 auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, in Indianapolis Sunday, May 20, 2018.(AP Photo/Darron Cummings). Robert Wickens, of Canada, puts on his helmet before qualifying for the IndyCar Indianapolis 500 auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, in Indianapolis Sunday, May 20, 2018.
    Rookie Robert WIckens walked away from a crash during practice for the Indianapolis 500.
    Rookie Robert WIckens walked away from a crash during practice for the Indianapolis 500.
  • LeBronzed? James honored by drive to build statue of him

    LeBronzed? James honored by drive to build statue of him

    Monday, May 21 2018 1:12 PM EDT2018-05-21 17:12:15 GMT
    Monday, May 21 2018 6:14 PM EDT2018-05-21 22:14:11 GMT
    (AP Photo/Tony Dejak). Cleveland Cavaliers' LeBron James (23) shoots against the Boston Celtics in the first half of Game 3 of the NBA basketball Eastern Conference finals, Saturday, May 19, 2018, in Cleveland.(AP Photo/Tony Dejak). Cleveland Cavaliers' LeBron James (23) shoots against the Boston Celtics in the first half of Game 3 of the NBA basketball Eastern Conference finals, Saturday, May 19, 2018, in Cleveland.
    LeBron James could be immortalized with statue in his hometown of Akron, Ohio.
    LeBron James could be immortalized with statue in his hometown of Akron, Ohio.
  • Hall of Fame coach Holtz settles lawsuit with Daily Beast

    Hall of Fame coach Holtz settles lawsuit with Daily Beast

    Monday, May 21 2018 2:44 PM EDT2018-05-21 18:44:42 GMT
    Monday, May 21 2018 5:46 PM EDT2018-05-21 21:46:02 GMT
    Attorneys for Lou Holtz say the former Notre Dame coach and the news website The Daily Beast have resolved a defamation lawsuit filed by the ex-ESPN analyst and college football Hall of Famer.
    Attorneys for Lou Holtz say the former Notre Dame coach and the news website The Daily Beast have resolved a defamation lawsuit filed by the ex-ESPN analyst and college football Hall of Famer.
  • Kansas fires AD, saying progress in some areas 'elusive'

    Kansas fires AD, saying progress in some areas 'elusive'

    Monday, May 21 2018 11:42 AM EDT2018-05-21 15:42:13 GMT
    Monday, May 21 2018 5:37 PM EDT2018-05-21 21:37:28 GMT
    The University of Kansas has fired athletic director Sheahon Zenger, with Chancellor Douglas Girod saying that "progress has been elusive" in some areas of the program.
    The University of Kansas has fired athletic director Sheahon Zenger, with Chancellor Douglas Girod saying that "progress has been elusive" in some areas of the program.
  • Ukraine convicts Frenchman for plotting Euro 2016 attacks

    Ukraine convicts Frenchman for plotting Euro 2016 attacks

    Monday, May 21 2018 2:24 PM EDT2018-05-21 18:24:06 GMT
    Monday, May 21 2018 4:54 PM EDT2018-05-21 20:54:40 GMT
    A Ukrainian court has convicted a Frenchman on charges of preparing a terror attack during the 2016 European Championship and buying illegal weapons.
    A Ukrainian court has convicted a Frenchman on charges of preparing a terror attack during the 2016 European Championship and buying illegal weapons.
  • Russian billionaire Abramovich runs into UK visa issues

    Russian billionaire Abramovich runs into UK visa issues

    Monday, May 21 2018 7:01 AM EDT2018-05-21 11:01:58 GMT
    Monday, May 21 2018 4:43 PM EDT2018-05-21 20:43:54 GMT
    An associate of Russian billionaire Roman Abramovich says his British visa has not been renewed.
    An associate of Russian billionaire Roman Abramovich says his British visa has not been renewed.
  • Cleveland's bullpen blues keeping AL Central in play

    Cleveland's bullpen blues keeping AL Central in play

    Monday, May 21 2018 2:51 AM EDT2018-05-21 06:51:51 GMT
    Monday, May 21 2018 4:25 PM EDT2018-05-21 20:25:57 GMT
    (AP Photo/Tony Dejak). Cleveland Indians relief pitcher Andrew Miller reacts after Kansas City Royals' Salvador Perez hit a two-run home run during the seventh inning of a baseball game Friday, May 11, 2018, in Cleveland.(AP Photo/Tony Dejak). Cleveland Indians relief pitcher Andrew Miller reacts after Kansas City Royals' Salvador Perez hit a two-run home run during the seventh inning of a baseball game Friday, May 11, 2018, in Cleveland.
    The fickle nature of relief pitching is holding the Cleveland Indians back.
    The fickle nature of relief pitching is holding the Cleveland Indians back.
  • Road tripped: Celtics' Game 3 loss another playoff pothole

    Road tripped: Celtics' Game 3 loss another playoff pothole

    Sunday, May 20 2018 6:11 PM EDT2018-05-20 22:11:48 GMT
    Monday, May 21 2018 2:45 PM EDT2018-05-21 18:45:14 GMT
    (AP Photo/Tony Dejak). Boston Celtics' Al Horford walks off the court at the end of Game 3 of the team's NBA basketball Eastern Conference finals against the Cleveland Cavaliers, Saturday, May 19, 2018, in Cleveland. The Cavaliers won 116-86.(AP Photo/Tony Dejak). Boston Celtics' Al Horford walks off the court at the end of Game 3 of the team's NBA basketball Eastern Conference finals against the Cleveland Cavaliers, Saturday, May 19, 2018, in Cleveland. The Cavaliers won 116-86.
    Road to nowhere: Celtics can't shake case of playoff homesickness.
    Road to nowhere: Celtics can't shake case of playoff homesickness.
  • Hinchcliffe not expecting to run in Indianapolis 500

    Hinchcliffe not expecting to run in Indianapolis 500

    Sunday, May 20 2018 10:11 AM EDT2018-05-20 14:11:44 GMT
    Monday, May 21 2018 1:14 PM EDT2018-05-21 17:14:20 GMT
    (AP Photo/Darron Cummings). James Hinchcliffe, of Canada, talks with the media after he did not qualify for the IndyCar Indianapolis 500 auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Indianapolis, Saturday, May 19, 2018.(AP Photo/Darron Cummings). James Hinchcliffe, of Canada, talks with the media after he did not qualify for the IndyCar Indianapolis 500 auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Indianapolis, Saturday, May 19, 2018.
    IndyCar is not considering expanding its field to 33 cars to make room for James Hinchcliffe and Pippa Mann to make the Indianapolis 500.
    IndyCar is not considering expanding its field to 33 cars to make room for James Hinchcliffe and Pippa Mann to make the Indianapolis 500.
  • Curry comes alive to score 35, Warriors rout Rockets by 41

    Curry comes alive to score 35, Warriors rout Rockets by 41

    Sunday, May 20 2018 10:42 PM EDT2018-05-21 02:42:04 GMT
    Monday, May 21 2018 1:13 PM EDT2018-05-21 17:13:56 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu). Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry celebrates after scoring against the Houston Rockets during the second half of Game 3 of the NBA basketball Western Conference Finals in Oakland, Calif., Sunday, May 20, 2018.(AP Photo/Jeff Chiu). Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry celebrates after scoring against the Houston Rockets during the second half of Game 3 of the NBA basketball Western Conference Finals in Oakland, Calif., Sunday, May 20, 2018.
    Stephen Curry got his groove back to score 35 points with five 3-pointers, and the Golden State Warriors made a second-half statement to beat the Rockets 126-85 for a 2-1 lead in the Western Conference finals.
    Stephen Curry got his groove back to score 35 points with five 3-pointers, and the Golden State Warriors made a second-half statement to beat the Rockets 126-85 for a 2-1 lead in the Western Conference finals.
  • Aaron Wise gets 1st tour win, shatters Nelson scoring record

    Aaron Wise gets 1st tour win, shatters Nelson scoring record

    Sunday, May 20 2018 9:41 PM EDT2018-05-21 01:41:46 GMT
    Monday, May 21 2018 11:28 AM EDT2018-05-21 15:28:12 GMT
    (AP Photo/Eric Gay). Aaron Wise hits off the 16th tee during the final round of the AT&T Byron Nelson golf tournament in Dallas, Sunday, May 20, 2018.(AP Photo/Eric Gay). Aaron Wise hits off the 16th tee during the final round of the AT&T Byron Nelson golf tournament in Dallas, Sunday, May 20, 2018.
    Aaron Wise cruised to his first PGA Tour victory, shattering the AT&T Byron Nelson record at 23 under on a new course in a race to finish before nightfall after a four-hour rain delay.
    Aaron Wise cruised to his first PGA Tour victory, shattering the AT&T Byron Nelson record at 23 under on a new course in a race to finish before nightfall after a four-hour rain delay.
  • LEADING OFF: Big Sexy vs Bronx Bombers; Harper in walk year

    LEADING OFF: Big Sexy vs Bronx Bombers; Harper in walk year

    Sunday, May 20 2018 10:41 PM EDT2018-05-21 02:41:49 GMT
    Monday, May 21 2018 11:27 AM EDT2018-05-21 15:27:54 GMT
    (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel). New York Yankees' Tyler Austin, right, celebrates with Aaron Hicks after hitting a two-run home run during the fifth inning of a baseball game against the Kansas City Royals, Sunday, May 20, 2018, in Kansas City, Mo.(AP Photo/Charlie Riedel). New York Yankees' Tyler Austin, right, celebrates with Aaron Hicks after hitting a two-run home run during the fifth inning of a baseball game against the Kansas City Royals, Sunday, May 20, 2018, in Kansas City, Mo.
    LEADING OFF: Big Sexy vs Bronx Bombers; Diamondbacks snake bit lately; Harper in walk year; I-70 series.
    LEADING OFF: Big Sexy vs Bronx Bombers; Diamondbacks snake bit lately; Harper in walk year; I-70 series.
  • Carpenter takes top starting spot at Indy 500 for 3rd time

    Carpenter takes top starting spot at Indy 500 for 3rd time

    Sunday, May 20 2018 6:13 PM EDT2018-05-20 22:13:19 GMT
    Monday, May 21 2018 11:27 AM EDT2018-05-21 15:27:50 GMT
    (AP Photo/Michael Conroy). Ed Carpenter bumps fist with a member of his crew after he qualified for the IndyCar Indianapolis 500 auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Indianapolis, Saturday, May 19, 2018.(AP Photo/Michael Conroy). Ed Carpenter bumps fist with a member of his crew after he qualified for the IndyCar Indianapolis 500 auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Indianapolis, Saturday, May 19, 2018.
    Ed Carpenter ruined Team Penske's Indianapolis 500 pole-position party.
    Ed Carpenter ruined Team Penske's Indianapolis 500 pole-position party.
  • Ohtani pitches Angels to skid-snapping win over Rays, 5-2

    Ohtani pitches Angels to skid-snapping win over Rays, 5-2

    Sunday, May 20 2018 7:42 PM EDT2018-05-20 23:42:10 GMT
    Monday, May 21 2018 5:46 AM EDT2018-05-21 09:46:01 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill). Los Angeles Angels starting pitcher Shohei Ohtani, of Japan, gestures as he gets out of the top of the first inning of a baseball game against the Tampa Bay Rays, Sunday, May 20, 2018, in Anaheim, Calif.(AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill). Los Angeles Angels starting pitcher Shohei Ohtani, of Japan, gestures as he gets out of the top of the first inning of a baseball game against the Tampa Bay Rays, Sunday, May 20, 2018, in Anaheim, Calif.
    The Los Angeles Angels have snapped their five-game losing streak with a 5-2 victory over the Tampa Bay Rays.
    The Los Angeles Angels have snapped their five-game losing streak with a 5-2 victory over the Tampa Bay Rays.
  • Braves rally for 6 runs in 9th, beat Miami on Swanson's hit

    Braves rally for 6 runs in 9th, beat Miami on Swanson's hit

    Sunday, May 20 2018 5:51 PM EDT2018-05-20 21:51:44 GMT
    Monday, May 21 2018 2:56 AM EDT2018-05-21 06:56:04 GMT
    (AP Photo/Todd Kirkland). Miami Marlins Lewis Brinson reacts with Cameron Maybin after hitting a grand slam in the fourth inning of a baseball game against the Atlanta Braves, Sunday, May 20, 2018, in Atlanta.(AP Photo/Todd Kirkland). Miami Marlins Lewis Brinson reacts with Cameron Maybin after hitting a grand slam in the fourth inning of a baseball game against the Atlanta Braves, Sunday, May 20, 2018, in Atlanta.
    Dansby Swanson's two-run single capped a six-run ninth inning, and the NL-leading Atlanta Braves rallied to stun the Miami Marlins 10-9.
    Dansby Swanson's two-run single capped a six-run ninth inning, and the NL-leading Atlanta Braves rallied to stun the Miami Marlins 10-9.
  • LSU Heisman Trophy winner Billy Cannon dies at age 80

    LSU Heisman Trophy winner Billy Cannon dies at age 80

    Sunday, May 20 2018 2:41 PM EDT2018-05-20 18:41:37 GMT
    Monday, May 21 2018 2:55 AM EDT2018-05-21 06:55:43 GMT
    Billy Cannon, the gifted running back who won the Heisman for LSU in 1959 with memorable Halloween night punt return touchdown against Mississippi, has died.
    Billy Cannon, the gifted running back who won the Heisman for LSU in 1959 with memorable Halloween night punt return touchdown against Mississippi, has died.
  • Belmont distance, fatigue test Justify in Triple Crown bid

    Belmont distance, fatigue test Justify in Triple Crown bid

    Sunday, May 20 2018 3:01 PM EDT2018-05-20 19:01:32 GMT
    Monday, May 21 2018 2:55 AM EDT2018-05-21 06:55:33 GMT
    (AP Photo/Tom Horan). Justify (7), with Mike Smith aboard, runs against Good Magic, with Jose Ortiz atop, in the final stretch of the 143rd Preakness Stakes horse race at Pimlico race track, Saturday, May 19, 2018, in Baltimore. Justify won the race.(AP Photo/Tom Horan). Justify (7), with Mike Smith aboard, runs against Good Magic, with Jose Ortiz atop, in the final stretch of the 143rd Preakness Stakes horse race at Pimlico race track, Saturday, May 19, 2018, in Baltimore. Justify won the race.
    Justify heads to Belmont for final leg of Triple Crown bid, coming off two grueling races and facing fresh challengers in New York.
    Justify heads to Belmont for final leg of Triple Crown bid, coming off two grueling races and facing fresh challengers in New York.
  • Expansion Vegas Golden Knights advance to Stanley Cup Final

    Expansion Vegas Golden Knights advance to Stanley Cup Final

    Sunday, May 20 2018 6:21 PM EDT2018-05-20 22:21:42 GMT
    Monday, May 21 2018 12:24 AM EDT2018-05-21 04:24:52 GMT
    (Trevor Hagan/The Canadian Press via AP). Vegas Golden Knights' Alex Tuch (89) celebrates after scoring during first period NHL Western Conference Finals game 5 hockey action against the Winnipeg Jets, in Winnipeg, Sunday, May 20, 2018.(Trevor Hagan/The Canadian Press via AP). Vegas Golden Knights' Alex Tuch (89) celebrates after scoring during first period NHL Western Conference Finals game 5 hockey action against the Winnipeg Jets, in Winnipeg, Sunday, May 20, 2018.
    Ryan Reaves scored the winning goal, Marc-Andre Fleury made 31 saves and the Vegas Golden Knights pushed their remarkable expansion season into the Stanley Cup Final, beating the Winnipeg Jets 2-1 in Game 5 of the...
    Ryan Reaves scored the winning goal, Marc-Andre Fleury made 31 saves and the Vegas Golden Knights pushed their remarkable expansion season into the Stanley Cup Final, beating the Winnipeg Jets 2-1 in Game 5 of the Western Conference final.
  • Ariya Jutanugarn wins LPGA Tour playoff at Kingsmill

    Ariya Jutanugarn wins LPGA Tour playoff at Kingsmill

    Sunday, May 20 2018 7:43 PM EDT2018-05-20 23:43:52 GMT
    Sunday, May 20 2018 10:32 PM EDT2018-05-21 02:32:17 GMT
    Ariya Jutanugarn birdied the second hole of a playoff to win the Kingsmill Championship for the second time in three years.
    Ariya Jutanugarn birdied the second hole of a playoff to win the Kingsmill Championship for the second time in three years.
  • Vasilevskiy turns East final around for Lightning

    Vasilevskiy turns East final around for Lightning

    Sunday, May 20 2018 6:02 PM EDT2018-05-20 22:02:08 GMT
    Sunday, May 20 2018 9:05 PM EDT2018-05-21 01:05:22 GMT
    (AP Photo/Nick Wass). Tampa Bay Lightning's Andrei Vasilevskiy (88), of Russia, celebrates with Ryan McDonagh (27), Yanni Gourde (37) and Chris Kunitz (14) after Game 3 of the team's NHL Eastern Conference finals hockey playoff series against the Washi...(AP Photo/Nick Wass). Tampa Bay Lightning's Andrei Vasilevskiy (88), of Russia, celebrates with Ryan McDonagh (27), Yanni Gourde (37) and Chris Kunitz (14) after Game 3 of the team's NHL Eastern Conference finals hockey playoff series against the Washi...
    Goaltender Andrei Vasilevskiy turns the Eastern Conference final around for Lightning.
    Goaltender Andrei Vasilevskiy turns the Eastern Conference final around for Lightning.
  • Gray's shot lifts Sparks past Lynx 77-76 in finals rematch

    Gray's shot lifts Sparks past Lynx 77-76 in finals rematch

    Sunday, May 20 2018 7:21 PM EDT2018-05-20 23:21:37 GMT
    Sunday, May 20 2018 8:43 PM EDT2018-05-21 00:43:51 GMT
    Chelsea Gray's contested off-balance shot in the lane at the buzzer gave the Los Angeles Sparks a 77-76 victory over the Minnesota Lynx in their season opener, an intense rematch of last year's WNBA finals.
    Chelsea Gray's contested off-balance shot in the lane at the buzzer gave the Los Angeles Sparks a 77-76 victory over the Minnesota Lynx in their season opener, an intense rematch of last year's WNBA finals.
  • Braves release slumping Bautista, Camargo to play 3B

    Braves release slumping Bautista, Camargo to play 3B

    Sunday, May 20 2018 1:11 PM EDT2018-05-20 17:11:30 GMT
    Sunday, May 20 2018 7:25 PM EDT2018-05-20 23:25:14 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Bazemore). Atlanta Braves' Johan Camargo (17) is tagged out at second base by Miami Marlins shortstop Miguel Rojas, left,as he tries to stretch a single in the second inning of a baseball game Friday, May 18, 2018, in Atlanta.(AP Photo/John Bazemore). Atlanta Braves' Johan Camargo (17) is tagged out at second base by Miami Marlins shortstop Miguel Rojas, left,as he tries to stretch a single in the second inning of a baseball game Friday, May 18, 2018, in Atlanta.
    The Atlanta Braves have released Jose Bautista and made Johan Camargo their starting third baseman.
    The Atlanta Braves have released Jose Bautista and made Johan Camargo their starting third baseman.
  • Small clubs cross fingers for World Cup windfalls

    Small clubs cross fingers for World Cup windfalls

    Sunday, May 20 2018 2:01 AM EDT2018-05-20 06:01:15 GMT
    Sunday, May 20 2018 7:15 PM EDT2018-05-20 23:15:51 GMT
    (AP Photo/Christophe Ena, File). In this Friday, May 23, 2014 file photo, France's soccer player Paul Pogba signs an autograph before a training session at the Clairefontaine training center, outside Paris. Not all the money that will change hands afte...(AP Photo/Christophe Ena, File). In this Friday, May 23, 2014 file photo, France's soccer player Paul Pogba signs an autograph before a training session at the Clairefontaine training center, outside Paris. Not all the money that will change hands afte...
    Not all of the money that will change hands after the World Cup, when clubs trade players who distinguish themselves on football's biggest stage, will line the pockets of selling clubs, agents and the players...
    Not all of the money that will change hands after the World Cup, when clubs trade players who distinguish themselves on football's biggest stage, will line the pockets of selling clubs, agents and the players themselves.
  • Jimenez holds on to win Regions Tradition for first major

    Jimenez holds on to win Regions Tradition for first major

    Sunday, May 20 2018 5:21 PM EDT2018-05-20 21:21:38 GMT
    Sunday, May 20 2018 6:54 PM EDT2018-05-20 22:54:56 GMT
    (AP Photo/Butch Dill). Joe Durant tees off on the second hole during the final round of the Regions Tradition golf tournament, Sunday, May 20, 2018, in Birmingham, Ala.(AP Photo/Butch Dill). Joe Durant tees off on the second hole during the final round of the Regions Tradition golf tournament, Sunday, May 20, 2018, in Birmingham, Ala.
    Miguel Angel Jimenez won the Regions Tradition for his first senior major title, closing with a 2-under 70 for a three-stroke victory.
    Miguel Angel Jimenez won the Regions Tradition for his first senior major title, closing with a 2-under 70 for a three-stroke victory.
  • Sweden beats Switzerland to retain world ice hockey title

    Sweden beats Switzerland to retain world ice hockey title

    Sunday, May 20 2018 12:11 PM EDT2018-05-20 16:11:32 GMT
    Sunday, May 20 2018 6:54 PM EDT2018-05-20 22:54:49 GMT
    (AP Photo/Petr David Josek). Chris Kreider of the United States, right, scores his side's first goal to Canada's goalie Curtis McElhinney during the Ice Hockey World Championships bronze medal match between Canada and the United States at the Royal are...(AP Photo/Petr David Josek). Chris Kreider of the United States, right, scores his side's first goal to Canada's goalie Curtis McElhinney during the Ice Hockey World Championships bronze medal match between Canada and the United States at the Royal are...
    The United States topped Canada 4-1 to claim the bronze medal at the ice hockey championship on Sunday. Forward Nick Bonino scored the winner on a rebound during a power play in the final period.
    The United States topped Canada 4-1 to claim the bronze medal at the ice hockey championship on Sunday. Forward Nick Bonino scored the winner on a rebound during a power play in the final period.
  • Green, Sargent join Pulisic on US soccer roster vs Bolivia

    Green, Sargent join Pulisic on US soccer roster vs Bolivia

    Sunday, May 20 2018 2:51 PM EDT2018-05-20 18:51:41 GMT
    Sunday, May 20 2018 6:14 PM EDT2018-05-20 22:14:31 GMT
    (AP Photo/Desmond Boylan, File). FILE - In this Oct. 7, 2016, file photo, Julian Green, of the U.S., celebrates scoring the second and final goal against Cuba during a friendly soccer match in the Pedro Marrero Stadium in Havana, Cuba. Green returns to...(AP Photo/Desmond Boylan, File). FILE - In this Oct. 7, 2016, file photo, Julian Green, of the U.S., celebrates scoring the second and final goal against Cuba during a friendly soccer match in the Pedro Marrero Stadium in Havana, Cuba. Green returns to...
    Midfielder Julian Green returns to U.S. men's national soccer team for 1st time in 2 years, joining star midfielder Christian Pulisic on young American roster for May 28 exhibition against Bolivia at Chester,...
    Midfielder Julian Green returns to U.S. men's national soccer team for 1st time in 2 years, joining star midfielder Christian Pulisic on young American roster for May 28 exhibition against Bolivia at Chester, Pennsylvania.
  • With Rome title, Nadal back on track entering French Open

    With Rome title, Nadal back on track entering French Open

    Sunday, May 20 2018 8:41 AM EDT2018-05-20 12:41:29 GMT
    Sunday, May 20 2018 6:04 PM EDT2018-05-20 22:04:53 GMT
    Elina Svitolina faced little resistance from Simona Halep in a 6-0, 6-4 win Sunday to defend her Italian Open title.
    Elina Svitolina faced little resistance from Simona Halep in a 6-0, 6-4 win Sunday to defend her Italian Open title.
  • Final round of Byron Nelson starts after 4-hour rain delay

    Final round of Byron Nelson starts after 4-hour rain delay

    Sunday, May 20 2018 3:11 PM EDT2018-05-20 19:11:36 GMT
    Sunday, May 20 2018 6:04 PM EDT2018-05-20 22:04:35 GMT
    (AP Photo/Eric Gay). A lone fan stands along the course using an umbrella to shield himself from the rain during the rain-suspended final round of the AT&T Byron Nelson golf tournament, Sunday, May 20, 2018, in Dallas, Texas.(AP Photo/Eric Gay). A lone fan stands along the course using an umbrella to shield himself from the rain during the rain-suspended final round of the AT&T Byron Nelson golf tournament, Sunday, May 20, 2018, in Dallas, Texas.
    The final round of the AT&T Byron Nelson has started after a four-hour rain delay.
    The final round of the AT&T Byron Nelson has started after a four-hour rain delay.
  • Johnny Manziel watches a lot, throws a little at CFL camp

    Johnny Manziel watches a lot, throws a little at CFL camp

    Sunday, May 20 2018 5:41 PM EDT2018-05-20 21:41:57 GMT
    Sunday, May 20 2018 5:45 PM EDT2018-05-20 21:45:07 GMT
    (Peter Power/The Canadian Press via AP). The newest addition to the Canadian Football League Hamilton Tiger-Cats roster, quarterback Johnny Manziel (2) throws during Tiger Cats training camp in Hamilton, Ontario on Sunday, May 20, 2018. Heisman Trophy ...(Peter Power/The Canadian Press via AP). The newest addition to the Canadian Football League Hamilton Tiger-Cats roster, quarterback Johnny Manziel (2) throws during Tiger Cats training camp in Hamilton, Ontario on Sunday, May 20, 2018. Heisman Trophy ...
    Johnny Manziel spent much of the first day of the Hamilton Tiger-Cats' training camp as an observer.
    Johnny Manziel spent much of the first day of the Hamilton Tiger-Cats' training camp as an observer.
  • On time, on target: LeBron, Cavs pound Celtics in Game 3

    On time, on target: LeBron, Cavs pound Celtics in Game 3

    Saturday, May 19 2018 11:12 PM EDT2018-05-20 03:12:04 GMT
    Sunday, May 20 2018 3:16 PM EDT2018-05-20 19:16:05 GMT
    (AP Photo/Tony Dejak). Cleveland Cavaliers' LeBron James (23) shoots against the Boston Celtics in the first half of Game 3 of the NBA basketball Eastern Conference finals, Saturday, May 19, 2018, in Cleveland.(AP Photo/Tony Dejak). Cleveland Cavaliers' LeBron James (23) shoots against the Boston Celtics in the first half of Game 3 of the NBA basketball Eastern Conference finals, Saturday, May 19, 2018, in Cleveland.
    LeBron, Cavs dominate Celtics 116-86 in Game of Eastern Conference finals.
    LeBron, Cavs dominate Celtics 116-86 in Game of Eastern Conference finals.
  • Vasillevskiy shines late, Lightning hold off Capitals 3-2

    Vasillevskiy shines late, Lightning hold off Capitals 3-2

    Saturday, May 19 2018 10:21 PM EDT2018-05-20 02:21:19 GMT
    Sunday, May 20 2018 3:15 PM EDT2018-05-20 19:15:35 GMT
    (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara). Tampa Bay Lightning left wing Ondrej Palat (18) celebrates with defenseman Victor Hedman (77) after Palat scored against the Washington Capitals during the first period of Game 5 of the NHL Eastern Conference finals hockey pla...(AP Photo/Chris O'Meara). Tampa Bay Lightning left wing Ondrej Palat (18) celebrates with defenseman Victor Hedman (77) after Palat scored against the Washington Capitals during the first period of Game 5 of the NHL Eastern Conference finals hockey pla...
    Cedric Paquette scores early, Andrei Vasilevskiy shines late, Lightning beat Capitals 3-2 in Game 5.
    Cedric Paquette scores early, Andrei Vasilevskiy shines late, Lightning beat Capitals 3-2 in Game 5.
  • Rays plan to have reliever Romo start 2nd straight day

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