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  • Kalscheur, Gophers knock off Louisville 86-76

    Kalscheur, Gophers knock off Louisville 86-76

    Thursday, March 21 2019 3:01 PM EDT2019-03-21 19:01:17 GMT
    Friday, March 22 2019 6:21 AM EDT2019-03-22 10:21:28 GMT
    (AP Photo/Nati Harnik). Minnesota's Gabe Kalscheur (22) goes for a layup as Louisville's Steven Enoch (23) watches, during the second half of a first round men's college basketball game in the NCAA Tournament in Des Moines, Iowa, Thursday, March 21, 20...(AP Photo/Nati Harnik). Minnesota's Gabe Kalscheur (22) goes for a layup as Louisville's Steven Enoch (23) watches, during the second half of a first round men's college basketball game in the NCAA Tournament in Des Moines, Iowa, Thursday, March 21, 20...
    (AP Photo/Nati Harnik). Minnesota's Gabe Kalscheur (22) goes for a layup as Louisville's Steven Enoch (23) watches, during the second half of a first round men's college basketball game in the NCAA Tournament in Des Moines, Iowa, Thursday, March 21, 20...(AP Photo/Nati Harnik). Minnesota's Gabe Kalscheur (22) goes for a layup as Louisville's Steven Enoch (23) watches, during the second half of a first round men's college basketball game in the NCAA Tournament in Des Moines, Iowa, Thursday, March 21, 20...
    Freshman Gale Kalscheur scored 16 of his 24 points in the second half and 10th-seeeded Minnesota rolled past Louisville 86-76 in the opening round of the East Region, the Gophers' first win in the NCAA Tournament...
    Freshman Gale Kalscheur scored 16 of his 24 points in the second half and 10th-seeeded Minnesota rolled past Louisville 86-76 in the opening round of the East Region, the Gophers' first win in the NCAA Tournament in six years.
  • Iditarod musher discounts critics after dogs refused to run

    Iditarod musher discounts critics after dogs refused to run

    Friday, March 22 2019 1:11 AM EDT2019-03-22 05:11:40 GMT
    Friday, March 22 2019 5:42 AM EDT2019-03-22 09:42:50 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark Thiessen). This Wednesday, March 20, 2019, photo shows Iditarod musher Nicolas Petit posing with two of his dogs in Anchorage, Alaska. The Frenchman Petit was in the lead of this year's race but his dog team quit running after he yelled ...(AP Photo/Mark Thiessen). This Wednesday, March 20, 2019, photo shows Iditarod musher Nicolas Petit posing with two of his dogs in Anchorage, Alaska. The Frenchman Petit was in the lead of this year's race but his dog team quit running after he yelled ...
    (AP Photo/Mark Thiessen). This Wednesday, March 20, 2019, photo shows Iditarod musher Nicolas Petit posing with two of his dogs in Anchorage, Alaska. The Frenchman Petit was in the lead of this year's race but his dog team quit running after he yelled ...(AP Photo/Mark Thiessen). This Wednesday, March 20, 2019, photo shows Iditarod musher Nicolas Petit posing with two of his dogs in Anchorage, Alaska. The Frenchman Petit was in the lead of this year's race but his dog team quit running after he yelled ...
    The Iditarod musher who was hours ahead in the Alaska race when his dogs refused to keep running is dismissing critics who say he ran them too hard.
    The Iditarod musher who was hours ahead in the Alaska race when his dogs refused to keep running is dismissing critics who say he ran them too hard.
  • No. 10 seed Florida stops Nevada comeback for 70-61 upset

    No. 10 seed Florida stops Nevada comeback for 70-61 upset

    Thursday, March 21 2019 9:51 PM EDT2019-03-22 01:51:31 GMT
    Friday, March 22 2019 4:22 AM EDT2019-03-22 08:22:29 GMT
    (AP Photo/Nati Harnik). Nevada's Jordan Caroline (24) shoots between Florida's Andrew Nembhard (2) and Kevarrius Hayes (13) during the first half of a first round men's college basketball game in the NCAA Tournament in Des Moines, Iowa, Thursday, March...(AP Photo/Nati Harnik). Nevada's Jordan Caroline (24) shoots between Florida's Andrew Nembhard (2) and Kevarrius Hayes (13) during the first half of a first round men's college basketball game in the NCAA Tournament in Des Moines, Iowa, Thursday, March...
    (AP Photo/Nati Harnik). Nevada's Jordan Caroline (24) shoots between Florida's Andrew Nembhard (2) and Kevarrius Hayes (13) during the first half of a first round men's college basketball game in the NCAA Tournament in Des Moines, Iowa, Thursday, March...(AP Photo/Nati Harnik). Nevada's Jordan Caroline (24) shoots between Florida's Andrew Nembhard (2) and Kevarrius Hayes (13) during the first half of a first round men's college basketball game in the NCAA Tournament in Des Moines, Iowa, Thursday, March...
    Kevarrius Hayes scores 16, 10th-seeded Florida upsets Nevada with 70-61 win.
    Kevarrius Hayes scores 16, 10th-seeded Florida upsets Nevada with 70-61 win.
  • Ichiro walks off into history in 'sayonara' at Tokyo Dome

    Ichiro walks off into history in 'sayonara' at Tokyo Dome

    Thursday, March 21 2019 7:11 AM EDT2019-03-21 11:11:07 GMT
    Friday, March 22 2019 4:22 AM EDT2019-03-22 08:22:26 GMT
    (AP Photo/Toru Takahashi). Seattle Mariners right fielder Ichiro Suzuki stretches on the field prior to Game 2 of the Major League baseball opening series between the Mariners and the Oakland Athletics at Tokyo Dome in Tokyo, Thursday, March 21, 2019. ...(AP Photo/Toru Takahashi). Seattle Mariners right fielder Ichiro Suzuki stretches on the field prior to Game 2 of the Major League baseball opening series between the Mariners and the Oakland Athletics at Tokyo Dome in Tokyo, Thursday, March 21, 2019. ...
    (AP Photo/Toru Takahashi). Seattle Mariners right fielder Ichiro Suzuki stretches on the field prior to Game 2 of the Major League baseball opening series between the Mariners and the Oakland Athletics at Tokyo Dome in Tokyo, Thursday, March 21, 2019. ...(AP Photo/Toru Takahashi). Seattle Mariners right fielder Ichiro Suzuki stretches on the field prior to Game 2 of the Major League baseball opening series between the Mariners and the Oakland Athletics at Tokyo Dome in Tokyo, Thursday, March 21, 2019. ...
    Report: Ichiro will retire in Japan after Mariners vs. A's game in Tokyo Dome.
    Report: Ichiro will retire in Japan after Mariners vs. A's game in Tokyo Dome.
  • Morant's triple-double leads Murray St upset over Marquette

    Morant's triple-double leads Murray St upset over Marquette

    Thursday, March 21 2019 7:31 PM EDT2019-03-21 23:31:30 GMT
    Friday, March 22 2019 4:22 AM EDT2019-03-22 08:22:09 GMT
    (AP Photo/Elise Amendola). Murray State's Ja Morant (12) passes the ball under pressure from Marquette's Sacar Anim (2) and Brendan Bailey, behind, during the first half of a first round men's college basketball game in the NCAA Tournament, Thursday, M...(AP Photo/Elise Amendola). Murray State's Ja Morant (12) passes the ball under pressure from Marquette's Sacar Anim (2) and Brendan Bailey, behind, during the first half of a first round men's college basketball game in the NCAA Tournament, Thursday, M...
    (AP Photo/Elise Amendola). Murray State's Ja Morant (12) passes the ball under pressure from Marquette's Sacar Anim (2) and Brendan Bailey, behind, during the first half of a first round men's college basketball game in the NCAA Tournament, Thursday, M...(AP Photo/Elise Amendola). Murray State's Ja Morant (12) passes the ball under pressure from Marquette's Sacar Anim (2) and Brendan Bailey, behind, during the first half of a first round men's college basketball game in the NCAA Tournament, Thursday, M...
    Ja Morant dominated with a triple-double, the ninth in NCAA Tournament history, slicing up Marquette with 16 assists to go with 17 points and 11 rebounds as Murray State beat the fifth-seeded Golden Eagles 83-64 in...
    Ja Morant dominated with a triple-double, the ninth in NCAA Tournament history, slicing up Marquette with 16 assists to go with 17 points and 11 rebounds as Murray State beat the fifth-seeded Golden Eagles 83-64 in first round of the NCAA Tournament.
  • Magee sets record, Wofford tops Seton Hall for 1st NCAA win

    Magee sets record, Wofford tops Seton Hall for 1st NCAA win

    Friday, March 22 2019 12:21 AM EDT2019-03-22 04:21:31 GMT
    Friday, March 22 2019 4:22 AM EDT2019-03-22 08:22:03 GMT
    (AP Photo/Stephen B. Morton). Wofford's Fletcher Magee, left, reacts after drawing a foul on a 3-point shot as Storm Murphy (5) helps him up during the first half against Seton Hall in a first-round game in the NCAA men’s college basketball tournament ...(AP Photo/Stephen B. Morton). Wofford's Fletcher Magee, left, reacts after drawing a foul on a 3-point shot as Storm Murphy (5) helps him up during the first half against Seton Hall in a first-round game in the NCAA men’s college basketball tournament ...
    (AP Photo/Stephen B. Morton). Wofford's Fletcher Magee, left, reacts after drawing a foul on a 3-point shot as Storm Murphy (5) helps him up during the first half against Seton Hall in a first-round game in the NCAA men’s college basketball tournament ...(AP Photo/Stephen B. Morton). Wofford's Fletcher Magee, left, reacts after drawing a foul on a 3-point shot as Storm Murphy (5) helps him up during the first half against Seton Hall in a first-round game in the NCAA men’s college basketball tournament ...
    Fletcher Magee set a collegiate record for 3-pointers and seventh-seeded Wofford beat Seton Hall 84-68 in the opening round of the NCAA Tournament.
    Fletcher Magee set a collegiate record for 3-pointers and seventh-seeded Wofford beat Seton Hall 84-68 in the opening round of the NCAA Tournament.
  • FDU senior fashions a beautiful ending to a terrible game

    FDU senior fashions a beautiful ending to a terrible game

    Friday, March 22 2019 3:11 AM EDT2019-03-22 07:11:44 GMT
    Friday, March 22 2019 4:22 AM EDT2019-03-22 08:22:26 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jeff Swinger). Fairleigh Dickinson forward Nadi Beciri, left, is embraced by coach Greg Herenda after a second-half shot against Gonzaga in a first-round game in the NCAA men’s college basketball tournament Thursday, March 21, 2019, in Salt L...(AP Photo/Jeff Swinger). Fairleigh Dickinson forward Nadi Beciri, left, is embraced by coach Greg Herenda after a second-half shot against Gonzaga in a first-round game in the NCAA men’s college basketball tournament Thursday, March 21, 2019, in Salt L...
    (AP Photo/Jeff Swinger). Fairleigh Dickinson forward Nadi Beciri, left, is embraced by coach Greg Herenda after a second-half shot against Gonzaga in a first-round game in the NCAA men’s college basketball tournament Thursday, March 21, 2019, in Salt L...(AP Photo/Jeff Swinger). Fairleigh Dickinson forward Nadi Beciri, left, is embraced by coach Greg Herenda after a second-half shot against Gonzaga in a first-round game in the NCAA men’s college basketball tournament Thursday, March 21, 2019, in Salt L...
    Despite the loss, Fairleigh Dickinson senior closes it out in style.
    Despite the loss, Fairleigh Dickinson senior closes it out in style.
  • Missed FTs, late pass cost NM State in 78-77 loss to Auburn

    Missed FTs, late pass cost NM State in 78-77 loss to Auburn

    Thursday, March 21 2019 4:21 PM EDT2019-03-21 20:21:40 GMT
    Friday, March 22 2019 4:22 AM EDT2019-03-22 08:22:23 GMT
    (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer). Auburn Tigers forward Chuma Okeke (5) shoots as New Mexico State forward C.J. Bobbitt (13) defends in the first half during a first round men's college basketball game in the NCAA Tournament, Thursday, March 21, 2019, in Salt La...(AP Photo/Rick Bowmer). Auburn Tigers forward Chuma Okeke (5) shoots as New Mexico State forward C.J. Bobbitt (13) defends in the first half during a first round men's college basketball game in the NCAA Tournament, Thursday, March 21, 2019, in Salt La...
    (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer). Auburn Tigers forward Chuma Okeke (5) shoots as New Mexico State forward C.J. Bobbitt (13) defends in the first half during a first round men's college basketball game in the NCAA Tournament, Thursday, March 21, 2019, in Salt La...(AP Photo/Rick Bowmer). Auburn Tigers forward Chuma Okeke (5) shoots as New Mexico State forward C.J. Bobbitt (13) defends in the first half during a first round men's college basketball game in the NCAA Tournament, Thursday, March 21, 2019, in Salt La...
    Heartbreaker: Missed FTs, late pass cost NMex State in 78-77 loss to Auburn.
    Heartbreaker: Missed FTs, late pass cost NMex State in 78-77 loss to Auburn.
  • Berhalter starts 3-0 as US beats Ecuador 1-0 on fluke goal

    Berhalter starts 3-0 as US beats Ecuador 1-0 on fluke goal

    Thursday, March 21 2019 10:21 PM EDT2019-03-22 02:21:32 GMT
    Friday, March 22 2019 4:22 AM EDT2019-03-22 08:22:20 GMT
    (AP Photo/Phelan M. Ebenhack). United States midfielder Christian Pulisic (10) passes the ball during the first half of an international friendly soccer match against Ecuador, Thursday, March 21, 2019, in Orlando, Fla.(AP Photo/Phelan M. Ebenhack). United States midfielder Christian Pulisic (10) passes the ball during the first half of an international friendly soccer match against Ecuador, Thursday, March 21, 2019, in Orlando, Fla.
    (AP Photo/Phelan M. Ebenhack). United States midfielder Christian Pulisic (10) passes the ball during the first half of an international friendly soccer match against Ecuador, Thursday, March 21, 2019, in Orlando, Fla.(AP Photo/Phelan M. Ebenhack). United States midfielder Christian Pulisic (10) passes the ball during the first half of an international friendly soccer match against Ecuador, Thursday, March 21, 2019, in Orlando, Fla.
    Gregg Berhalter became only the second American coach to win his first three games when Gyasi Zardes scored a bizarre goal that deflected off a defender and looped over goalkeeper Alexander Dominguez in the 81st...
    Gregg Berhalter became only the second American coach to win his first three games when Gyasi Zardes scored a bizarre goal that deflected off a defender and looped over goalkeeper Alexander Dominguez in the 81st minute for a 1-0 win over Ecuador.
  • Big defensive stop allows Maryland to escape Belmont, 79-77

    Big defensive stop allows Maryland to escape Belmont, 79-77

    Thursday, March 21 2019 6:21 PM EDT2019-03-21 22:21:24 GMT
    Friday, March 22 2019 4:22 AM EDT2019-03-22 08:22:13 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Raoux). Belmont guard Grayson Murphy (2) gets off a shot ahead of Maryland 's Bruno Fernando (23) during the first half of a first round men's college basketball game in the NCAA Tournament in Jacksonville, Fla., Thursday, March 21, 2019.(AP Photo/John Raoux). Belmont guard Grayson Murphy (2) gets off a shot ahead of Maryland 's Bruno Fernando (23) during the first half of a first round men's college basketball game in the NCAA Tournament in Jacksonville, Fla., Thursday, March 21, 2019.
    (AP Photo/John Raoux). Belmont guard Grayson Murphy (2) gets off a shot ahead of Maryland 's Bruno Fernando (23) during the first half of a first round men's college basketball game in the NCAA Tournament in Jacksonville, Fla., Thursday, March 21, 2019.(AP Photo/John Raoux). Belmont guard Grayson Murphy (2) gets off a shot ahead of Maryland 's Bruno Fernando (23) during the first half of a first round men's college basketball game in the NCAA Tournament in Jacksonville, Fla., Thursday, March 21, 2019.
    Maryland's Darryl Morsell made a crucial defensive stop as Belmont went for a last-second upset in the NCAA Tournament, allowing the Terrapins to escape with a 79-77 victory in the East Regional.
    Maryland's Darryl Morsell made a crucial defensive stop as Belmont went for a last-second upset in the NCAA Tournament, allowing the Terrapins to escape with a 79-77 victory in the East Regional.
  • Defending NCAA champ Villanova holds off Saint Mary's

    Defending NCAA champ Villanova holds off Saint Mary's

    Thursday, March 21 2019 10:11 PM EDT2019-03-22 02:11:27 GMT
    Friday, March 22 2019 4:22 AM EDT2019-03-22 08:22:06 GMT
    (AP Photo/Elise Amendola). Villanova's Eric Paschall, right, drives against St. Mary's Malik Fitts (24) during the second half of a first round men's college basketball game in the NCAA Tournament, Thursday, March 21, 2019, in Hartford, Conn.(AP Photo/Elise Amendola). Villanova's Eric Paschall, right, drives against St. Mary's Malik Fitts (24) during the second half of a first round men's college basketball game in the NCAA Tournament, Thursday, March 21, 2019, in Hartford, Conn.
    (AP Photo/Elise Amendola). Villanova's Eric Paschall, right, drives against St. Mary's Malik Fitts (24) during the second half of a first round men's college basketball game in the NCAA Tournament, Thursday, March 21, 2019, in Hartford, Conn.(AP Photo/Elise Amendola). Villanova's Eric Paschall, right, drives against St. Mary's Malik Fitts (24) during the second half of a first round men's college basketball game in the NCAA Tournament, Thursday, March 21, 2019, in Hartford, Conn.
    Phil Booth scored 20 points and defending champion Villanova began its title defense by holding off Saint Mary's 61-57 in the South Region.
    Phil Booth scored 20 points and defending champion Villanova began its title defense by holding off Saint Mary's 61-57 in the South Region.
  • Edwards leads Purdue past ODU 61-48 in 1st round of NCAA

    Edwards leads Purdue past ODU 61-48 in 1st round of NCAA

    Friday, March 22 2019 12:33 AM EDT2019-03-22 04:33:09 GMT
    Friday, March 22 2019 3:13 AM EDT2019-03-22 07:13:17 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jessica Hill). Purdue's Carsen Edwards reacts during the second half of a first round men's college basketball game against Old Dominion in the NCAA tournament, Thursday, March 21, 2019, in Hartford, Conn.(AP Photo/Jessica Hill). Purdue's Carsen Edwards reacts during the second half of a first round men's college basketball game against Old Dominion in the NCAA tournament, Thursday, March 21, 2019, in Hartford, Conn.
    (AP Photo/Jessica Hill). Purdue's Carsen Edwards reacts during the second half of a first round men's college basketball game against Old Dominion in the NCAA tournament, Thursday, March 21, 2019, in Hartford, Conn.(AP Photo/Jessica Hill). Purdue's Carsen Edwards reacts during the second half of a first round men's college basketball game against Old Dominion in the NCAA tournament, Thursday, March 21, 2019, in Hartford, Conn.
    Carsen Edwards scored 24 points and third-seeded Purdue coasted to a 61-48 victory against Old Dominion on Thursday night in the first round of the NCAA Tournament.
    Carsen Edwards scored 24 points and third-seeded Purdue coasted to a 61-48 victory against Old Dominion on Thursday night in the first round of the NCAA Tournament.
  • NCAA Latest: Day 1 of tournament in the books

    NCAA Latest: Day 1 of tournament in the books

    Thursday, March 21 2019 12:21 PM EDT2019-03-21 16:21:17 GMT
    Friday, March 22 2019 3:02 AM EDT2019-03-22 07:02:19 GMT
    (AP Photo/Gerry Broome, File). FILE - In this March 5, 2019, file photo, Duke's Tre Jones (3) and Javin DeLaurier (12) react following a play against Wake Forest during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game in Durham, N.C. Tyus Jones led a...(AP Photo/Gerry Broome, File). FILE - In this March 5, 2019, file photo, Duke's Tre Jones (3) and Javin DeLaurier (12) react following a play against Wake Forest during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game in Durham, N.C. Tyus Jones led a...
    (AP Photo/Gerry Broome, File). FILE - In this March 5, 2019, file photo, Duke's Tre Jones (3) and Javin DeLaurier (12) react following a play against Wake Forest during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game in Durham, N.C. Tyus Jones led a...(AP Photo/Gerry Broome, File). FILE - In this March 5, 2019, file photo, Duke's Tre Jones (3) and Javin DeLaurier (12) react following a play against Wake Forest during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game in Durham, N.C. Tyus Jones led a...
    Duke is the most popular pick in the online tournament pools, with North Carolina next.
    Duke is the most popular pick in the online tournament pools, with North Carolina next.
  • Phils' Harper hits first HRs; 'Cutch, Realmuto also go deep

    Phils' Harper hits first HRs; 'Cutch, Realmuto also go deep

    Thursday, March 21 2019 5:51 PM EDT2019-03-21 21:51:40 GMT
    Friday, March 22 2019 12:14 AM EDT2019-03-22 04:14:06 GMT
    (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara). Philadelphia Phillies' Bryce Harper watches his single off Detroit Tigers starting pitcher Spencer Turnbull during the fourth inning of a spring training baseball game Wednesday, March 20, 2019, in Clearwater, Fla.(AP Photo/Chris O'Meara). Philadelphia Phillies' Bryce Harper watches his single off Detroit Tigers starting pitcher Spencer Turnbull during the fourth inning of a spring training baseball game Wednesday, March 20, 2019, in Clearwater, Fla.
    (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara). Philadelphia Phillies' Bryce Harper watches his single off Detroit Tigers starting pitcher Spencer Turnbull during the fourth inning of a spring training baseball game Wednesday, March 20, 2019, in Clearwater, Fla.(AP Photo/Chris O'Meara). Philadelphia Phillies' Bryce Harper watches his single off Detroit Tigers starting pitcher Spencer Turnbull during the fourth inning of a spring training baseball game Wednesday, March 20, 2019, in Clearwater, Fla.
    Bryce Harper hit his first two Grapefruit League homers, combining with fellow new additions Andrew McCutchen and J.T. Realmuto to help the Philadelphia Phillies pound the Toronto Blue Jays 13-6.
    Bryce Harper hit his first two Grapefruit League homers, combining with fellow new additions Andrew McCutchen and J.T. Realmuto to help the Philadelphia Phillies pound the Toronto Blue Jays 13-6.
  • Lawson carries Kansas over Northeastern 87-53 in Midwest

    Lawson carries Kansas over Northeastern 87-53 in Midwest

    Thursday, March 21 2019 6:41 PM EDT2019-03-21 22:41:32 GMT
    Friday, March 22 2019 12:13 AM EDT2019-03-22 04:13:45 GMT
    (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer). Kansas forward Dedric Lawson (1) celebrates after scoring a three-point basket against Northeastern in the first half during a first round men's college basketball game in the NCAA Tournament, Thursday, March 21, 2019, in Salt L...(AP Photo/Rick Bowmer). Kansas forward Dedric Lawson (1) celebrates after scoring a three-point basket against Northeastern in the first half during a first round men's college basketball game in the NCAA Tournament, Thursday, March 21, 2019, in Salt L...
    (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer). Kansas forward Dedric Lawson (1) celebrates after scoring a three-point basket against Northeastern in the first half during a first round men's college basketball game in the NCAA Tournament, Thursday, March 21, 2019, in Salt L...(AP Photo/Rick Bowmer). Kansas forward Dedric Lawson (1) celebrates after scoring a three-point basket against Northeastern in the first half during a first round men's college basketball game in the NCAA Tournament, Thursday, March 21, 2019, in Salt L...
    Dedric Lawson had 25 points and 11 rebounds, and Kansas dominated inside for an 87-53 rout over Northeastern in the opening round of the Midwest Region.
    Dedric Lawson had 25 points and 11 rebounds, and Kansas dominated inside for an 87-53 rout over Northeastern in the opening round of the Midwest Region.
  • LSU, behind Skylar Mays, escapes 79-74 against Yale

    LSU, behind Skylar Mays, escapes 79-74 against Yale

    Thursday, March 21 2019 3:31 PM EDT2019-03-21 19:31:28 GMT
    Thursday, March 21 2019 10:21 PM EDT2019-03-22 02:21:51 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Raoux). LSU's Skylar Mays (4) goes up for a shot over Yale 's Paul Atkinson (20) and Jordan Bruner (23) during the first half of a first round men's college basketball game in the NCAA Tournament in Jacksonville, Fla., Thursday, March 21...(AP Photo/John Raoux). LSU's Skylar Mays (4) goes up for a shot over Yale 's Paul Atkinson (20) and Jordan Bruner (23) during the first half of a first round men's college basketball game in the NCAA Tournament in Jacksonville, Fla., Thursday, March 21...
    (AP Photo/John Raoux). LSU's Skylar Mays (4) goes up for a shot over Yale 's Paul Atkinson (20) and Jordan Bruner (23) during the first half of a first round men's college basketball game in the NCAA Tournament in Jacksonville, Fla., Thursday, March 21...(AP Photo/John Raoux). LSU's Skylar Mays (4) goes up for a shot over Yale 's Paul Atkinson (20) and Jordan Bruner (23) during the first half of a first round men's college basketball game in the NCAA Tournament in Jacksonville, Fla., Thursday, March 21...
    Skylar Mays scored 19 points, including four free throws in the final 15 seconds, and third-seeded and embattled LSU did just enough to beat 14th-seeded Yale 79-74 in the opening round of the NCAA Tournament.
    Skylar Mays scored 19 points, including four free throws in the final 15 seconds, and third-seeded and embattled LSU did just enough to beat 14th-seeded Yale 79-74 in the opening round of the NCAA Tournament.
  • Dahmen, Straka share early lead at Innisbrook

    Dahmen, Straka share early lead at Innisbrook

    Thursday, March 21 2019 2:51 PM EDT2019-03-21 18:51:18 GMT
    Thursday, March 21 2019 9:33 PM EDT2019-03-22 01:33:16 GMT
    (Dirk Shadd/Tampa Bay Times via AP). Jon Rahm lines up a putt on the first hole during the first round of the Valspar Championship golf tournament in Palm Harbor, Fla., Thursday, March 21, 2019.(Dirk Shadd/Tampa Bay Times via AP). Jon Rahm lines up a putt on the first hole during the first round of the Valspar Championship golf tournament in Palm Harbor, Fla., Thursday, March 21, 2019.
    (Dirk Shadd/Tampa Bay Times via AP). Jon Rahm lines up a putt on the first hole during the first round of the Valspar Championship golf tournament in Palm Harbor, Fla., Thursday, March 21, 2019.(Dirk Shadd/Tampa Bay Times via AP). Jon Rahm lines up a putt on the first hole during the first round of the Valspar Championship golf tournament in Palm Harbor, Fla., Thursday, March 21, 2019.
    Joel Dahmen, the 'Leaping Cougar,' shares early lead in action-filled day at Valspar Championship.
    Joel Dahmen, the 'Leaping Cougar,' shares early lead in action-filled day at Valspar Championship.
  • AP Top 25 Podcast: Overachievers and underachievers for 2019

    AP Top 25 Podcast: Overachievers and underachievers for 2019

    Thursday, March 21 2019 5:51 PM EDT2019-03-21 21:51:22 GMT
    Thursday, March 21 2019 8:33 PM EDT2019-03-22 00:33:31 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alex Gallardo). Southern California cornerback Iman Marshall runs through a drill during USC Pro Day, Wednesday, March 19, 2019, in Los Angeles. The Pro Day is intended to showcase talent to NFL scouts for the upcoming draft.(AP Photo/Alex Gallardo). Southern California cornerback Iman Marshall runs through a drill during USC Pro Day, Wednesday, March 19, 2019, in Los Angeles. The Pro Day is intended to showcase talent to NFL scouts for the upcoming draft.
    (AP Photo/Alex Gallardo). Southern California cornerback Iman Marshall runs through a drill during USC Pro Day, Wednesday, March 19, 2019, in Los Angeles. The Pro Day is intended to showcase talent to NFL scouts for the upcoming draft.(AP Photo/Alex Gallardo). Southern California cornerback Iman Marshall runs through a drill during USC Pro Day, Wednesday, March 19, 2019, in Los Angeles. The Pro Day is intended to showcase talent to NFL scouts for the upcoming draft.
    Don't let the brackets fool you. The latest AP Top 25 College Football Podcast digs into some spring football story lines and takes an early look on which teams meet fall short of expectations next season. And...
    Don't let the brackets fool you. The latest AP Top 25 College Football Podcast digs into some spring football story lines and takes an early look on which teams meet fall short of expectations next season. And which ones could overachiever.
  • Kabengele, Mann lead 4th-seed FSU over hot-shooting Vermont

    Kabengele, Mann lead 4th-seed FSU over hot-shooting Vermont

    Thursday, March 21 2019 5:01 PM EDT2019-03-21 21:01:36 GMT
    Thursday, March 21 2019 7:02 PM EDT2019-03-21 23:02:29 GMT
    (AP Photo/Elise Amendola). Florida State's Mfiondu Kabengele (25) looks for room to drive against Vermont's Isaiah Moll (14) during the first half of a first round men's college basketball game in the NCAA Tournament, Thursday, March 21, 2019, in Hartf...(AP Photo/Elise Amendola). Florida State's Mfiondu Kabengele (25) looks for room to drive against Vermont's Isaiah Moll (14) during the first half of a first round men's college basketball game in the NCAA Tournament, Thursday, March 21, 2019, in Hartf...
    (AP Photo/Elise Amendola). Florida State's Mfiondu Kabengele (25) looks for room to drive against Vermont's Isaiah Moll (14) during the first half of a first round men's college basketball game in the NCAA Tournament, Thursday, March 21, 2019, in Hartf...(AP Photo/Elise Amendola). Florida State's Mfiondu Kabengele (25) looks for room to drive against Vermont's Isaiah Moll (14) during the first half of a first round men's college basketball game in the NCAA Tournament, Thursday, March 21, 2019, in Hartf...
    Mfiondu Kabengele had 21 points and 10 rebounds, and Florida State held off a barrage of 3-pointers from 13th-seeded Vermont in a 76-69 victory in the opening round of the NCAA West Regional.
    Mfiondu Kabengele had 21 points and 10 rebounds, and Florida State held off a barrage of 3-pointers from 13th-seeded Vermont in a 76-69 victory in the opening round of the NCAA West Regional.
  • Hoops fans line up to bet (legally) on March Madness tourney

    Hoops fans line up to bet (legally) on March Madness tourney

    Thursday, March 21 2019 12:51 PM EDT2019-03-21 16:51:25 GMT
    Thursday, March 21 2019 6:33 PM EDT2019-03-21 22:33:23 GMT
    (AP Photo/Wayne Parry). Jimmy Cliff, of Lewes, Del., talks to a worker about betting on the NCAA college basketball tournament Thursday, March 21, 2019, at the Borgata casino in Atlantic City N.J. College basketball fans are lining up at casinos and ra...(AP Photo/Wayne Parry). Jimmy Cliff, of Lewes, Del., talks to a worker about betting on the NCAA college basketball tournament Thursday, March 21, 2019, at the Borgata casino in Atlantic City N.J. College basketball fans are lining up at casinos and ra...
    (AP Photo/Wayne Parry). Jimmy Cliff, of Lewes, Del., talks to a worker about betting on the NCAA college basketball tournament Thursday, March 21, 2019, at the Borgata casino in Atlantic City N.J. College basketball fans are lining up at casinos and ra...(AP Photo/Wayne Parry). Jimmy Cliff, of Lewes, Del., talks to a worker about betting on the NCAA college basketball tournament Thursday, March 21, 2019, at the Borgata casino in Atlantic City N.J. College basketball fans are lining up at casinos and ra...
    College basketball fans are lining up at casinos and racetracks and furiously tapping smartphone screens to get down bets on March Madness in many states where sports betting is legal for the first time.
    College basketball fans are lining up at casinos and racetracks and furiously tapping smartphone screens to get down bets on March Madness in many states where sports betting is legal for the first time.
  • IndyCar Classic set for debut race at US home of F1

    IndyCar Classic set for debut race at US home of F1

    Thursday, March 21 2019 5:11 PM EDT2019-03-21 21:11:20 GMT
    Thursday, March 21 2019 6:03 PM EDT2019-03-21 22:03:36 GMT
    (AP Photo/Eric Gay, File). FILE - In this Oct. 21, 2018, file photo, drivers round a turn the opening lap out of turn one during the Formula One U.S. Grand Prix auto race at the Circuit of the Americas in Austin, Texas. After years of hosting the top E...(AP Photo/Eric Gay, File). FILE - In this Oct. 21, 2018, file photo, drivers round a turn the opening lap out of turn one during the Formula One U.S. Grand Prix auto race at the Circuit of the Americas in Austin, Texas. After years of hosting the top E...
    (AP Photo/Eric Gay, File). FILE - In this Oct. 21, 2018, file photo, drivers round a turn the opening lap out of turn one during the Formula One U.S. Grand Prix auto race at the Circuit of the Americas in Austin, Texas. After years of hosting the top E...(AP Photo/Eric Gay, File). FILE - In this Oct. 21, 2018, file photo, drivers round a turn the opening lap out of turn one during the Formula One U.S. Grand Prix auto race at the Circuit of the Americas in Austin, Texas. After years of hosting the top E...
    After years of hosting the top European racing series, the Circuit of the Americas is finally racing IndyCar.
    After years of hosting the top European racing series, the Circuit of the Americas is finally racing IndyCar.
  • Flyers, Blackhawks, Sabres and Lightning to Europe in '19-20

    Flyers, Blackhawks, Sabres and Lightning to Europe in '19-20

    Thursday, March 21 2019 6:01 AM EDT2019-03-21 10:01:23 GMT
    Thursday, March 21 2019 5:45 PM EDT2019-03-21 21:45:25 GMT
    (Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press via AP). Philadelphia Flyers right wing Jakub Voracek (93) celebrates his goal with James van Riemsdyk (25) during the first period of an NHL hockey game against the Toronto Maple Leafs on Friday, March 15, 2019, in Toron...(Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press via AP). Philadelphia Flyers right wing Jakub Voracek (93) celebrates his goal with James van Riemsdyk (25) during the first period of an NHL hockey game against the Toronto Maple Leafs on Friday, March 15, 2019, in Toron...
    (Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press via AP). Philadelphia Flyers right wing Jakub Voracek (93) celebrates his goal with James van Riemsdyk (25) during the first period of an NHL hockey game against the Toronto Maple Leafs on Friday, March 15, 2019, in Toron...(Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press via AP). Philadelphia Flyers right wing Jakub Voracek (93) celebrates his goal with James van Riemsdyk (25) during the first period of an NHL hockey game against the Toronto Maple Leafs on Friday, March 15, 2019, in Toron...
    The Chicago Blackhawks and Philadelphia Flyers will open next season in Prague and the Buffalo Sabres and Tampa Bay Lightning will play two games in Stockholm as part of the NHL's Global Series.
    The Chicago Blackhawks and Philadelphia Flyers will open next season in Prague and the Buffalo Sabres and Tampa Bay Lightning will play two games in Stockholm as part of the NHL's Global Series.
  • Calipari: Washington out for NCAA opener with sprained foot

    Calipari: Washington out for NCAA opener with sprained foot

    Thursday, March 21 2019 11:51 AM EDT2019-03-21 15:51:17 GMT
    Thursday, March 21 2019 5:03 PM EDT2019-03-21 21:03:15 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey). Kentucky forward PJ Washington celebrates after a score against Alabama in the first half of an NCAA college basketball game at the Southeastern Conference tournament Friday, March 15, 2019, in Nashville, Tenn.(AP Photo/Mark Humphrey). Kentucky forward PJ Washington celebrates after a score against Alabama in the first half of an NCAA college basketball game at the Southeastern Conference tournament Friday, March 15, 2019, in Nashville, Tenn.
    (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey). Kentucky forward PJ Washington celebrates after a score against Alabama in the first half of an NCAA college basketball game at the Southeastern Conference tournament Friday, March 15, 2019, in Nashville, Tenn.(AP Photo/Mark Humphrey). Kentucky forward PJ Washington celebrates after a score against Alabama in the first half of an NCAA college basketball game at the Southeastern Conference tournament Friday, March 15, 2019, in Nashville, Tenn.
    Kentucky coach John Calipari says forward PJ Washington has a sprained foot and is out for NCAA Tournament game against Abilene Christian.
    Kentucky coach John Calipari says forward PJ Washington has a sprained foot and is out for NCAA Tournament game against Abilene Christian.
  • Ichiro says goodbye to adoring fans; Mariners beat A's in 12

    Ichiro says goodbye to adoring fans; Mariners beat A's in 12

    Thursday, March 21 2019 10:11 AM EDT2019-03-21 14:11:16 GMT
    Thursday, March 21 2019 5:03 PM EDT2019-03-21 21:03:08 GMT
    (AP Photo/Koji Sasahara). Seattle Mariners right fielder Ichiro Suzuki waves to spectators while leaving the field for defensive substitution in the eighth inning of Game 2 of the Major League baseball opening series against the Oakland Athletics at To...(AP Photo/Koji Sasahara). Seattle Mariners right fielder Ichiro Suzuki waves to spectators while leaving the field for defensive substitution in the eighth inning of Game 2 of the Major League baseball opening series against the Oakland Athletics at To...
    (AP Photo/Koji Sasahara). Seattle Mariners right fielder Ichiro Suzuki waves to spectators while leaving the field for defensive substitution in the eighth inning of Game 2 of the Major League baseball opening series against the Oakland Athletics at To...(AP Photo/Koji Sasahara). Seattle Mariners right fielder Ichiro Suzuki waves to spectators while leaving the field for defensive substitution in the eighth inning of Game 2 of the Major League baseball opening series against the Oakland Athletics at To...
    Ichiro Suzuki was showered with cheers and chants while taking what appeared to be his final bow in a magnificent career that lasted nearly three decades when the Seattle Mariners beat the Oakland Athletics 5-4 in...
    Ichiro Suzuki was showered with cheers and chants while taking what appeared to be his final bow in a magnificent career that lasted nearly three decades when the Seattle Mariners beat the Oakland Athletics 5-4 in 12 innings.
  • Trout, Angels finalize record $426.5 million, 12-year deal

    Trout, Angels finalize record $426.5 million, 12-year deal

    Wednesday, March 20 2019 10:41 PM EDT2019-03-21 02:41:28 GMT
    Thursday, March 21 2019 4:43 PM EDT2019-03-21 20:43:23 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ben Margot, File). FIEL - In this April 3, 2017, file photo, Los Angeles Angels' Mike Trout celebrates after hitting a two-run home run off Oakland Athletics' Kendall Graveman in the third inning of a baseball game in Oakland, Calif. A person...(AP Photo/Ben Margot, File). FIEL - In this April 3, 2017, file photo, Los Angeles Angels' Mike Trout celebrates after hitting a two-run home run off Oakland Athletics' Kendall Graveman in the third inning of a baseball game in Oakland, Calif. A person...
    (AP Photo/Ben Margot, File). FIEL - In this April 3, 2017, file photo, Los Angeles Angels' Mike Trout celebrates after hitting a two-run home run off Oakland Athletics' Kendall Graveman in the third inning of a baseball game in Oakland, Calif. A person...(AP Photo/Ben Margot, File). FIEL - In this April 3, 2017, file photo, Los Angeles Angels' Mike Trout celebrates after hitting a two-run home run off Oakland Athletics' Kendall Graveman in the third inning of a baseball game in Oakland, Calif. A person...
    Mike Trout and the Angels announced their 12-year contract, a record deal that ties baseball's top player to Los Angeles for what likely will be the rest of his career.
    Mike Trout and the Angels announced their 12-year contract, a record deal that ties baseball's top player to Los Angeles for what likely will be the rest of his career.
  • Calipari tweet: Plan and desire is to retire at Kentucky

    Calipari tweet: Plan and desire is to retire at Kentucky

    Thursday, March 21 2019 3:01 AM EDT2019-03-21 07:01:35 GMT
    Thursday, March 21 2019 4:13 PM EDT2019-03-21 20:13:11 GMT
    (AP Photo/James Crisp). Kentucky head coach John Calipari addresses the media on his back porch after watching the NCAA college basketball selection show at his home in Lexington, Ky., Sunday, March 17, 2019.(AP Photo/James Crisp). Kentucky head coach John Calipari addresses the media on his back porch after watching the NCAA college basketball selection show at his home in Lexington, Ky., Sunday, March 17, 2019.
    (AP Photo/James Crisp). Kentucky head coach John Calipari addresses the media on his back porch after watching the NCAA college basketball selection show at his home in Lexington, Ky., Sunday, March 17, 2019.(AP Photo/James Crisp). Kentucky head coach John Calipari addresses the media on his back porch after watching the NCAA college basketball selection show at his home in Lexington, Ky., Sunday, March 17, 2019.
    Calipari shoots down latest coaching rumor, says his 'plan and desire' is to retire at Kentucky.
    Calipari shoots down latest coaching rumor, says his 'plan and desire' is to retire at Kentucky.
  • Valencia again targeted by Batman creators for bat logo

    Valencia again targeted by Batman creators for bat logo

    Thursday, March 21 2019 11:21 AM EDT2019-03-21 15:21:14 GMT
    Thursday, March 21 2019 2:43 PM EDT2019-03-21 18:43:15 GMT
    (AP Photo/Vitaliy Timkiv). Valencia's Geoffrey Kondogbia, left, and Krasnodar's Mauricio Pereyra challenge for the ball during the Europa League round of 16, second leg soccer match between FC Krasnodar and Valencia at the Krasnodar Stadium in Krasnoda...(AP Photo/Vitaliy Timkiv). Valencia's Geoffrey Kondogbia, left, and Krasnodar's Mauricio Pereyra challenge for the ball during the Europa League round of 16, second leg soccer match between FC Krasnodar and Valencia at the Krasnodar Stadium in Krasnoda...
    (AP Photo/Vitaliy Timkiv). Valencia's Geoffrey Kondogbia, left, and Krasnodar's Mauricio Pereyra challenge for the ball during the Europa League round of 16, second leg soccer match between FC Krasnodar and Valencia at the Krasnodar Stadium in Krasnoda...(AP Photo/Vitaliy Timkiv). Valencia's Geoffrey Kondogbia, left, and Krasnodar's Mauricio Pereyra challenge for the ball during the Europa League round of 16, second leg soccer match between FC Krasnodar and Valencia at the Krasnodar Stadium in Krasnoda...
    Spanish club Valencia again targeted by Batman creators for bat logo.
    Spanish club Valencia again targeted by Batman creators for bat logo.
  • Chen leads after short program at figure skating worlds

    Chen leads after short program at figure skating worlds

    Thursday, March 21 2019 8:41 AM EDT2019-03-21 12:41:12 GMT
    Thursday, March 21 2019 2:43 PM EDT2019-03-21 18:43:04 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andy Wong). Vincent Zhou from the U.S. performs his men's short program routine during the ISU World Figure Skating Championships at Saitama Super Arena in Saitama, north of Tokyo, Thursday, March 21, 2019.(AP Photo/Andy Wong). Vincent Zhou from the U.S. performs his men's short program routine during the ISU World Figure Skating Championships at Saitama Super Arena in Saitama, north of Tokyo, Thursday, March 21, 2019.
    (AP Photo/Andy Wong). Vincent Zhou from the U.S. performs his men's short program routine during the ISU World Figure Skating Championships at Saitama Super Arena in Saitama, north of Tokyo, Thursday, March 21, 2019.(AP Photo/Andy Wong). Vincent Zhou from the U.S. performs his men's short program routine during the ISU World Figure Skating Championships at Saitama Super Arena in Saitama, north of Tokyo, Thursday, March 21, 2019.
    Defending champion Nathan Chen upstaged two-time Olympic champion Yuzuru Hanyu to lead the short program at the figure skating world championships.
    Defending champion Nathan Chen upstaged two-time Olympic champion Yuzuru Hanyu to lead the short program at the figure skating world championships.
  • AP-NORC Poll: US divided on college vs pro sports betting

    AP-NORC Poll: US divided on college vs pro sports betting

    Wednesday, March 20 2019 1:31 PM EDT2019-03-20 17:31:16 GMT
    Thursday, March 21 2019 12:33 PM EDT2019-03-21 16:33:00 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Locher, File). FILE - In this Feb. 3, 2019 file photo, Prop bets for Super Bowl LIII are on display before the start of the game at the Westgate Superbook sports book in Las Vegas. About six in 10 Americans want betting on professional s...(AP Photo/John Locher, File). FILE - In this Feb. 3, 2019 file photo, Prop bets for Super Bowl LIII are on display before the start of the game at the Westgate Superbook sports book in Las Vegas. About six in 10 Americans want betting on professional s...
    (AP Photo/John Locher, File). FILE - In this Feb. 3, 2019 file photo, Prop bets for Super Bowl LIII are on display before the start of the game at the Westgate Superbook sports book in Las Vegas. About six in 10 Americans want betting on professional s...(AP Photo/John Locher, File). FILE - In this Feb. 3, 2019 file photo, Prop bets for Super Bowl LIII are on display before the start of the game at the Westgate Superbook sports book in Las Vegas. About six in 10 Americans want betting on professional s...
    About 6 in 10 Americans want betting on professional sports events to be legal in their state, but fewer feel that way about college athletics, according to a poll conducted by The Associated Press-NORC Center for...
    About 6 in 10 Americans want betting on professional sports events to be legal in their state, but fewer feel that way about college athletics, according to a poll conducted by The Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research.
  • Harden scores 57 but Grizzlies top Rockets 126-125 in OT

    Harden scores 57 but Grizzlies top Rockets 126-125 in OT

    Wednesday, March 20 2019 11:31 PM EDT2019-03-21 03:31:32 GMT
    Thursday, March 21 2019 12:02 PM EDT2019-03-21 16:02:49 GMT
    (AP Photo/Brandon Dill). Houston Rockets guard James Harden (13) drives between teammate Clint Capela (15) and Memphis Grizzlies center Jonas Valanciunas (17) during the second half of an NBA basketball game Wednesday, March 20, 2019, in Memphis, Tenn....(AP Photo/Brandon Dill). Houston Rockets guard James Harden (13) drives between teammate Clint Capela (15) and Memphis Grizzlies center Jonas Valanciunas (17) during the second half of an NBA basketball game Wednesday, March 20, 2019, in Memphis, Tenn....
    (AP Photo/Brandon Dill). Houston Rockets guard James Harden (13) drives between teammate Clint Capela (15) and Memphis Grizzlies center Jonas Valanciunas (17) during the second half of an NBA basketball game Wednesday, March 20, 2019, in Memphis, Tenn....(AP Photo/Brandon Dill). Houston Rockets guard James Harden (13) drives between teammate Clint Capela (15) and Memphis Grizzlies center Jonas Valanciunas (17) during the second half of an NBA basketball game Wednesday, March 20, 2019, in Memphis, Tenn....
    James Harden scored 57 points but the Memphis Grizzlies outlasted Houston 126-125 in overtime, handing the Rockets only their second loss in the last 14 games.
    James Harden scored 57 points but the Memphis Grizzlies outlasted Houston 126-125 in overtime, handing the Rockets only their second loss in the last 14 games.
  • Embiid gets 37 and 22 to lead 76ers past Celtics 118-115

    Embiid gets 37 and 22 to lead 76ers past Celtics 118-115

    Wednesday, March 20 2019 10:11 PM EDT2019-03-21 02:11:30 GMT
    Thursday, March 21 2019 11:22 AM EDT2019-03-21 15:22:47 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt Slocum). Philadelphia 76ers' Joel Embiid (21) shoots as Boston Celtics' Terry Rozier, from right, Aron Baynes, Marcus Smart and Al Horford watch during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Wednesday, March 20, 2019, in Philadelphia.(AP Photo/Matt Slocum). Philadelphia 76ers' Joel Embiid (21) shoots as Boston Celtics' Terry Rozier, from right, Aron Baynes, Marcus Smart and Al Horford watch during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Wednesday, March 20, 2019, in Philadelphia.
    (AP Photo/Matt Slocum). Philadelphia 76ers' Joel Embiid (21) shoots as Boston Celtics' Terry Rozier, from right, Aron Baynes, Marcus Smart and Al Horford watch during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Wednesday, March 20, 2019, in Philadelphia.(AP Photo/Matt Slocum). Philadelphia 76ers' Joel Embiid (21) shoots as Boston Celtics' Terry Rozier, from right, Aron Baynes, Marcus Smart and Al Horford watch during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Wednesday, March 20, 2019, in Philadelphia.
    Joel Embiid had 37 points, 22 rebounds and a key block on Kyrie Irving with 35 seconds remaining, and Jimmy Butler scored 15 of his 22 points in the fourth quarter to lead the Philadelphia 76ers over the Boston...
    Joel Embiid had 37 points, 22 rebounds and a key block on Kyrie Irving with 35 seconds remaining, and Jimmy Butler scored 15 of his 22 points in the fourth quarter to lead the Philadelphia 76ers over the Boston Celtics 118-115 for their sixth straight win.
  • Vasilevskiy makes 54 saves, Lightning beat Capitals in OT

    Vasilevskiy makes 54 saves, Lightning beat Capitals in OT

    Wednesday, March 20 2019 10:51 PM EDT2019-03-21 02:51:29 GMT
    Thursday, March 21 2019 10:43 AM EDT2019-03-21 14:43:36 GMT
    (AP Photo/Nick Wass). Tampa Bay Lightning right wing Nikita Kucherov, right, of Russia, celebrates his goal with center Brayden Point (21) during the second period of an NHL hockey game against the Washington Capitals, Wednesday, March 20, 2019, in Was...(AP Photo/Nick Wass). Tampa Bay Lightning right wing Nikita Kucherov, right, of Russia, celebrates his goal with center Brayden Point (21) during the second period of an NHL hockey game against the Washington Capitals, Wednesday, March 20, 2019, in Was...
    (AP Photo/Nick Wass). Tampa Bay Lightning right wing Nikita Kucherov, right, of Russia, celebrates his goal with center Brayden Point (21) during the second period of an NHL hockey game against the Washington Capitals, Wednesday, March 20, 2019, in Was...(AP Photo/Nick Wass). Tampa Bay Lightning right wing Nikita Kucherov, right, of Russia, celebrates his goal with center Brayden Point (21) during the second period of an NHL hockey game against the Washington Capitals, Wednesday, March 20, 2019, in Was...
    Andrei Vasilevskiy made a franchise-record 54 saves, Nikita Kucherov scored twice and the NHL-leading Tampa Bay Lightning won their sixth consecutive game by beating the Washington Capitals 5-4 in overtime in a...
    Andrei Vasilevskiy made a franchise-record 54 saves, Nikita Kucherov scored twice and the NHL-leading Tampa Bay Lightning won their sixth consecutive game by beating the Washington Capitals 5-4 in overtime in a potential playoff preview.
  • Boston's Mookie Betts says he expects to become free agent

    Boston's Mookie Betts says he expects to become free agent

    Wednesday, March 20 2019 6:21 PM EDT2019-03-20 22:21:29 GMT
    Thursday, March 21 2019 10:13 AM EDT2019-03-21 14:13:39 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Bazemore). Boston Red Sox' Mookie Betts connects on a solo-home run in the seventh inning of a spring training baseball game against the Atlanta Braves Saturday, March 16, 2019, in Fort Myers, Fla.(AP Photo/John Bazemore). Boston Red Sox' Mookie Betts connects on a solo-home run in the seventh inning of a spring training baseball game against the Atlanta Braves Saturday, March 16, 2019, in Fort Myers, Fla.
    (AP Photo/John Bazemore). Boston Red Sox' Mookie Betts connects on a solo-home run in the seventh inning of a spring training baseball game against the Atlanta Braves Saturday, March 16, 2019, in Fort Myers, Fla.(AP Photo/John Bazemore). Boston Red Sox' Mookie Betts connects on a solo-home run in the seventh inning of a spring training baseball game against the Atlanta Braves Saturday, March 16, 2019, in Fort Myers, Fla.
    Don't expect AL MVP Mookie Betts to agree to long-term contract with Boston Red Sox before he can become free agent in late 2020.
    Don't expect AL MVP Mookie Betts to agree to long-term contract with Boston Red Sox before he can become free agent in late 2020.
  • Arizona State beats St. John's 74-65 in First Four

    Arizona State beats St. John's 74-65 in First Four

    Thursday, March 21 2019 12:01 AM EDT2019-03-21 04:01:40 GMT
    Thursday, March 21 2019 7:32 AM EDT2019-03-21 11:32:38 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Minchillo). Arizona State's Kimani Lawrence, left, and St. John's Sedee Keita, right, dive for a loose ball during the first half of a First Four game of the NCAA men's college basketball tournament, Wednesday, March 20, 2019, in Dayton,...(AP Photo/John Minchillo). Arizona State's Kimani Lawrence, left, and St. John's Sedee Keita, right, dive for a loose ball during the first half of a First Four game of the NCAA men's college basketball tournament, Wednesday, March 20, 2019, in Dayton,...
    (AP Photo/John Minchillo). Arizona State's Kimani Lawrence, left, and St. John's Sedee Keita, right, dive for a loose ball during the first half of a First Four game of the NCAA men's college basketball tournament, Wednesday, March 20, 2019, in Dayton,...(AP Photo/John Minchillo). Arizona State's Kimani Lawrence, left, and St. John's Sedee Keita, right, dive for a loose ball during the first half of a First Four game of the NCAA men's college basketball tournament, Wednesday, March 20, 2019, in Dayton,...
    Luguentz Dort overcame a hard foul and a leg injury while scoring 21 points and leading Arizona State to a long-awaited NCAA Tournament win, 74-65 over St. John's in the First Four.
    Luguentz Dort overcame a hard foul and a leg injury while scoring 21 points and leading Arizona State to a long-awaited NCAA Tournament win, 74-65 over St. John's in the First Four.
  • North Dakota State holds off NC Central 78-74 in First Four

    North Dakota State holds off NC Central 78-74 in First Four

    Wednesday, March 20 2019 9:21 PM EDT2019-03-21 01:21:26 GMT
    Thursday, March 21 2019 6:02 AM EDT2019-03-21 10:02:55 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Minchillo). North Dakota State's Tyson Ward reacts after the team's win over North Carolina Central in a First Four game of the NCAA men's college basketball tournament Wednesday, March 20, 2019, in Dayton, Ohio.(AP Photo/John Minchillo). North Dakota State's Tyson Ward reacts after the team's win over North Carolina Central in a First Four game of the NCAA men's college basketball tournament Wednesday, March 20, 2019, in Dayton, Ohio.
    (AP Photo/John Minchillo). North Dakota State's Tyson Ward reacts after the team's win over North Carolina Central in a First Four game of the NCAA men's college basketball tournament Wednesday, March 20, 2019, in Dayton, Ohio.(AP Photo/John Minchillo). North Dakota State's Tyson Ward reacts after the team's win over North Carolina Central in a First Four game of the NCAA men's college basketball tournament Wednesday, March 20, 2019, in Dayton, Ohio.
    Tyson Ward scored 23 points and North Dakota State advanced to the NCAA Tournament round of 64 with a 78-74 win over North Carolina Central in a First Four game.
    Tyson Ward scored 23 points and North Dakota State advanced to the NCAA Tournament round of 64 with a 78-74 win over North Carolina Central in a First Four game.
  • Harper gets 1st hit, Machado 1st home run of spring training

    Harper gets 1st hit, Machado 1st home run of spring training

    Wednesday, March 20 2019 6:51 PM EDT2019-03-20 22:51:32 GMT
    Thursday, March 21 2019 4:22 AM EDT2019-03-21 08:22:03 GMT
    (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara). Philadelphia Phillies' Bryce Harper watches his single off Detroit Tigers starting pitcher Spencer Turnbull during the fourth inning of a spring training baseball game Wednesday, March 20, 2019, in Clearwater, Fla.(AP Photo/Chris O'Meara). Philadelphia Phillies' Bryce Harper watches his single off Detroit Tigers starting pitcher Spencer Turnbull during the fourth inning of a spring training baseball game Wednesday, March 20, 2019, in Clearwater, Fla.
    (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara). Philadelphia Phillies' Bryce Harper watches his single off Detroit Tigers starting pitcher Spencer Turnbull during the fourth inning of a spring training baseball game Wednesday, March 20, 2019, in Clearwater, Fla.(AP Photo/Chris O'Meara). Philadelphia Phillies' Bryce Harper watches his single off Detroit Tigers starting pitcher Spencer Turnbull during the fourth inning of a spring training baseball game Wednesday, March 20, 2019, in Clearwater, Fla.
    Phillies star Bryce Harper gets his 1st hit of spring training.
    Phillies star Bryce Harper gets his 1st hit of spring training.
  • Harper gets 1st hit after 0-for-9 start in spring training

    Harper gets 1st hit after 0-for-9 start in spring training

    Wednesday, March 20 2019 2:31 PM EDT2019-03-20 18:31:19 GMT
    Thursday, March 21 2019 3:13 AM EDT2019-03-21 07:13:02 GMT
    Bryce Harper finally got his first spring training hit with the Philadelphia Phillies after an 0 for 9 start.
    Bryce Harper finally got his first spring training hit with the Philadelphia Phillies after an 0 for 9 start.
  • Sexton's 25 leads Cavs over bruised, Giannis-less Bucks

    Sexton's 25 leads Cavs over bruised, Giannis-less Bucks

    Wednesday, March 20 2019 9:51 PM EDT2019-03-21 01:51:30 GMT
    Thursday, March 21 2019 3:02 AM EDT2019-03-21 07:02:41 GMT
    (AP Photo/Tony Dejak). Cleveland Cavaliers' Collin Sexton (2) drives to the basket against Milwaukee Bucks' Brook Lopez (11) during the first half of an NBA basketball game Wednesday, March 20, 2019, in Cleveland.(AP Photo/Tony Dejak). Cleveland Cavaliers' Collin Sexton (2) drives to the basket against Milwaukee Bucks' Brook Lopez (11) during the first half of an NBA basketball game Wednesday, March 20, 2019, in Cleveland.
    (AP Photo/Tony Dejak). Cleveland Cavaliers' Collin Sexton (2) drives to the basket against Milwaukee Bucks' Brook Lopez (11) during the first half of an NBA basketball game Wednesday, March 20, 2019, in Cleveland.(AP Photo/Tony Dejak). Cleveland Cavaliers' Collin Sexton (2) drives to the basket against Milwaukee Bucks' Brook Lopez (11) during the first half of an NBA basketball game Wednesday, March 20, 2019, in Cleveland.
    Rookie Collin Sexton scores 25 as Cavaliers down Bucks missing Giannis 107-102.
    Rookie Collin Sexton scores 25 as Cavaliers down Bucks missing Giannis 107-102.
  • Bucs become 1st NFL team with 2 female coaches on staff

    Bucs become 1st NFL team with 2 female coaches on staff

    Wednesday, March 20 2019 10:11 PM EDT2019-03-21 02:11:41 GMT
    Thursday, March 21 2019 2:52 AM EDT2019-03-21 06:52:10 GMT
    The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have hired Maral Javadifar and Lori Locust as assistant coaches, becoming the first NFL team with two female coaches on their staff.
    The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have hired Maral Javadifar and Lori Locust as assistant coaches, becoming the first NFL team with two female coaches on their staff.
  • Berhalter trying to transform US into possession-based team

    Berhalter trying to transform US into possession-based team

    Wednesday, March 20 2019 7:21 PM EDT2019-03-20 23:21:33 GMT
    Wednesday, March 20 2019 11:23 PM EDT2019-03-21 03:23:35 GMT
    (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File). FILE - In this Jan. 7, 2019, file photo, United States head coach Gregg Berhalter instructs players during a soccer training camp in Chula Vista, Calif. Berhalter prepares for U.S. national team matches like a busi...(AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File). FILE - In this Jan. 7, 2019, file photo, United States head coach Gregg Berhalter instructs players during a soccer training camp in Chula Vista, Calif. Berhalter prepares for U.S. national team matches like a busi...
    (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File). FILE - In this Jan. 7, 2019, file photo, United States head coach Gregg Berhalter instructs players during a soccer training camp in Chula Vista, Calif. Berhalter prepares for U.S. national team matches like a busi...(AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File). FILE - In this Jan. 7, 2019, file photo, United States head coach Gregg Berhalter instructs players during a soccer training camp in Chula Vista, Calif. Berhalter prepares for U.S. national team matches like a busi...
    Gregg Berhalter is bringing a new philosophy to the U.S. national team after its failure to qualify for last year's World Cup.
    Gregg Berhalter is bringing a new philosophy to the U.S. national team after its failure to qualify for last year's World Cup.
  • Ichiro cheered at Tokyo Dome, Mariners top A's 9-7 in opener

    Ichiro cheered at Tokyo Dome, Mariners top A's 9-7 in opener

    Wednesday, March 20 2019 9:11 AM EDT2019-03-20 13:11:09 GMT
    Wednesday, March 20 2019 10:42 PM EDT2019-03-21 02:42:36 GMT
    (AP Photo/Koji Sasahara). Seattle Mariners right fielder Ichiro Suzuki waits for batting prior to Game 1 of a Major League opening series baseball game against the Oakland Athletics at Tokyo Dome in Tokyo, Wednesday, March 20, 2019.(AP Photo/Koji Sasahara). Seattle Mariners right fielder Ichiro Suzuki waits for batting prior to Game 1 of a Major League opening series baseball game against the Oakland Athletics at Tokyo Dome in Tokyo, Wednesday, March 20, 2019.
    (AP Photo/Koji Sasahara). Seattle Mariners right fielder Ichiro Suzuki waits for batting prior to Game 1 of a Major League opening series baseball game against the Oakland Athletics at Tokyo Dome in Tokyo, Wednesday, March 20, 2019.(AP Photo/Koji Sasahara). Seattle Mariners right fielder Ichiro Suzuki waits for batting prior to Game 1 of a Major League opening series baseball game against the Oakland Athletics at Tokyo Dome in Tokyo, Wednesday, March 20, 2019.
    Ichiro Suzuki drew the loudest ovation back home in Japan and Domingo Santana delivered the biggest hit, launching a grand slam that led the Seattle Mariners over the Oakland Athletics 9-7 in the Major League...
    Ichiro Suzuki drew the loudest ovation back home in Japan and Domingo Santana delivered the biggest hit, launching a grand slam that led the Seattle Mariners over the Oakland Athletics 9-7 in the Major League Baseball opener.
  • Defending champ Villanova enters NCAAs from different angle

    Defending champ Villanova enters NCAAs from different angle

    Wednesday, March 20 2019 7:41 PM EDT2019-03-20 23:41:24 GMT
    Wednesday, March 20 2019 10:32 PM EDT2019-03-21 02:32:55 GMT
    (AP Photo/Julio Cortez). Villanova head coach Jay Wright, left, talks to referee Pat Driscoll during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against Seton Hall in the championship of the Big East Conference tournament, Saturday, March 16, 201...(AP Photo/Julio Cortez). Villanova head coach Jay Wright, left, talks to referee Pat Driscoll during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against Seton Hall in the championship of the Big East Conference tournament, Saturday, March 16, 201...
    (AP Photo/Julio Cortez). Villanova head coach Jay Wright, left, talks to referee Pat Driscoll during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against Seton Hall in the championship of the Big East Conference tournament, Saturday, March 16, 201...(AP Photo/Julio Cortez). Villanova head coach Jay Wright, left, talks to referee Pat Driscoll during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against Seton Hall in the championship of the Big East Conference tournament, Saturday, March 16, 201...
    Villanova is coming into the NCAA Tournament this year from an unfamiliar angle.
    Villanova is coming into the NCAA Tournament this year from an unfamiliar angle.
  • Kentucky's top player nursing injured foot heading into NCAA

    Kentucky's top player nursing injured foot heading into NCAA

    Wednesday, March 20 2019 6:51 PM EDT2019-03-20 22:51:23 GMT
    Wednesday, March 20 2019 8:52 PM EDT2019-03-21 00:52:59 GMT
    (AP Photo/James Crisp). Kentucky's Ashton Hagans, coach John Calipari, left rear, and PJ Washington, right, watch the broadcast of the NCAA men's Division I college basketball tournament selection show at Calipari's home in Lexington, Ky., Sunday, Marc...(AP Photo/James Crisp). Kentucky's Ashton Hagans, coach John Calipari, left rear, and PJ Washington, right, watch the broadcast of the NCAA men's Division I college basketball tournament selection show at Calipari's home in Lexington, Ky., Sunday, Marc...
    (AP Photo/James Crisp). Kentucky's Ashton Hagans, coach John Calipari, left rear, and PJ Washington, right, watch the broadcast of the NCAA men's Division I college basketball tournament selection show at Calipari's home in Lexington, Ky., Sunday, Marc...(AP Photo/James Crisp). Kentucky's Ashton Hagans, coach John Calipari, left rear, and PJ Washington, right, watch the broadcast of the NCAA men's Division I college basketball tournament selection show at Calipari's home in Lexington, Ky., Sunday, Marc...
    Something's a-foot: Kentucky best player, PJ Washington, expected to play in NCAA Tournament opener against Abilene Christian despite a sore left foot.
    Something's a-foot: Kentucky best player, PJ Washington, expected to play in NCAA Tournament opener against Abilene Christian despite a sore left foot.
  • Johnson moving closer to top form as Masters nears

    Johnson moving closer to top form as Masters nears

    Wednesday, March 20 2019 3:11 PM EDT2019-03-20 19:11:25 GMT
    Wednesday, March 20 2019 8:12 PM EDT2019-03-21 00:12:32 GMT
    (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky). Dustin Johnson plays his shot from the third tee during the final round of The Players Championship golf tournament Sunday, March 17, 2019, in Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla.(AP Photo/Lynne Sladky). Dustin Johnson plays his shot from the third tee during the final round of The Players Championship golf tournament Sunday, March 17, 2019, in Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla.
    (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky). Dustin Johnson plays his shot from the third tee during the final round of The Players Championship golf tournament Sunday, March 17, 2019, in Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla.(AP Photo/Lynne Sladky). Dustin Johnson plays his shot from the third tee during the final round of The Players Championship golf tournament Sunday, March 17, 2019, in Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla.
    Dustin Johnson makes unexpected stop at Innisbrook as he expects game to be in top shape with Masters approaching.
    Dustin Johnson makes unexpected stop at Innisbrook as he expects game to be in top shape with Masters approaching.
  • Michigan State seeking to survive opening weekend of NCAAs

    Michigan State seeking to survive opening weekend of NCAAs

    Wednesday, March 20 2019 5:51 PM EDT2019-03-20 21:51:21 GMT
    Wednesday, March 20 2019 7:41 PM EDT2019-03-20 23:41:35 GMT
    (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall). Michigan State forward Aaron Henry dunks the ball during practice at the NCAA men's college basketball tournament, Wednesday, March 20, 2019, in Des Moines, Iowa. Michigan State plays Bradley on Thursday.(AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall). Michigan State forward Aaron Henry dunks the ball during practice at the NCAA men's college basketball tournament, Wednesday, March 20, 2019, in Des Moines, Iowa. Michigan State plays Bradley on Thursday.
    (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall). Michigan State forward Aaron Henry dunks the ball during practice at the NCAA men's college basketball tournament, Wednesday, March 20, 2019, in Des Moines, Iowa. Michigan State plays Bradley on Thursday.(AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall). Michigan State forward Aaron Henry dunks the ball during practice at the NCAA men's college basketball tournament, Wednesday, March 20, 2019, in Des Moines, Iowa. Michigan State plays Bradley on Thursday.
    Michigan State seeking to survive opening weekend of NCAA Tournament.
    Michigan State seeking to survive opening weekend of NCAA Tournament.
  • Attorney slams Engler for attending game amid Nassar probe

    Attorney slams Engler for attending game amid Nassar probe

    Wednesday, March 20 2019 4:41 PM EDT2019-03-20 20:41:29 GMT
    Wednesday, March 20 2019 7:03 PM EDT2019-03-20 23:03:38 GMT
    (Matthew Dae Smith/Lansing State Journal via AP, File). FILE - In this Feb. 2, 2018, file photo, Larry Nassar listens as Melissa Alexander Vigogne gives her victim statement in Eaton County Circuit Court in Charlotte, Mich.  Fifty-one women are suing t...(Matthew Dae Smith/Lansing State Journal via AP, File). FILE - In this Feb. 2, 2018, file photo, Larry Nassar listens as Melissa Alexander Vigogne gives her victim statement in Eaton County Circuit Court in Charlotte, Mich. Fifty-one women are suing t...
    (Matthew Dae Smith/Lansing State Journal via AP, File). FILE - In this Feb. 2, 2018, file photo, Larry Nassar listens as Melissa Alexander Vigogne gives her victim statement in Eaton County Circuit Court in Charlotte, Mich.  Fifty-one women are suing t...(Matthew Dae Smith/Lansing State Journal via AP, File). FILE - In this Feb. 2, 2018, file photo, Larry Nassar listens as Melissa Alexander Vigogne gives her victim statement in Eaton County Circuit Court in Charlotte, Mich. Fifty-one women are suing t...
    John Engler's front-row interest in Michigan State University basketball has led to a war of words over the Larry Nassar scandal.
    John Engler's front-row interest in Michigan State University basketball has led to a war of words over the Larry Nassar scandal.
  • Danica Patrick to join NBC's Indy 500 team

    Danica Patrick to join NBC's Indy 500 team

    Wednesday, March 20 2019 7:21 AM EDT2019-03-20 11:21:11 GMT
    Wednesday, March 20 2019 6:53 PM EDT2019-03-20 22:53:06 GMT
    (AP Photo/Darron Cummings, File). FILE - In this May 20, 2018, file photo, Danica Patrick waits during qualifications for the IndyCar Indianapolis 500 auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Indianapolis. Patrick, who retired from racing after last...(AP Photo/Darron Cummings, File). FILE - In this May 20, 2018, file photo, Danica Patrick waits during qualifications for the IndyCar Indianapolis 500 auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Indianapolis. Patrick, who retired from racing after last...
    (AP Photo/Darron Cummings, File). FILE - In this May 20, 2018, file photo, Danica Patrick waits during qualifications for the IndyCar Indianapolis 500 auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Indianapolis. Patrick, who retired from racing after last...(AP Photo/Darron Cummings, File). FILE - In this May 20, 2018, file photo, Danica Patrick waits during qualifications for the IndyCar Indianapolis 500 auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Indianapolis. Patrick, who retired from racing after last...
    APNewsBreak: Danica Patrick will return to the Indianapolis 500 as part of NBC Sports coverage.
    APNewsBreak: Danica Patrick will return to the Indianapolis 500 as part of NBC Sports coverage.
  • Dillashaw gives up UFC 135-pound title because of drug test

    Dillashaw gives up UFC 135-pound title because of drug test

    Wednesday, March 20 2019 11:11 AM EDT2019-03-20 15:11:09 GMT
    Wednesday, March 20 2019 6:43 PM EDT2019-03-20 22:43:12 GMT
    TJ Dillashaw has surrendered the UFC 135-pound championship because of an "adverse finding" in his last drug test.
    TJ Dillashaw has surrendered the UFC 135-pound championship because of an "adverse finding" in his last drug test.
  • 21 athletes, 5 sports in focus as doping probe expands

    21 athletes, 5 sports in focus as doping probe expands

    Wednesday, March 20 2019 11:21 AM EDT2019-03-20 15:21:14 GMT
    Wednesday, March 20 2019 6:23 PM EDT2019-03-20 22:23:09 GMT
    German prosecutors say as many as 21 athletes from five sports may have been part of a doping ring stretching around the world.
    German prosecutors say as many as 21 athletes from five sports may have been part of a doping ring stretching around the world.
  • Penn State seeks 8th NCAA wrestling title in 9 years

    Penn State seeks 8th NCAA wrestling title in 9 years

    Wednesday, March 20 2019 4:31 PM EDT2019-03-20 20:31:19 GMT
    Wednesday, March 20 2019 4:51 PM EDT2019-03-20 20:51:30 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matthew Holst, File). FILE - In this March 5, 2016, file photo, Penn State's Cael Sanderson yells during a 141 pound weight class match during the Big Ten Wrestling Championships in Iowa City, Iowa. Penn State is poised to send out another se...(AP Photo/Matthew Holst, File). FILE - In this March 5, 2016, file photo, Penn State's Cael Sanderson yells during a 141 pound weight class match during the Big Ten Wrestling Championships in Iowa City, Iowa. Penn State is poised to send out another se...
    (AP Photo/Matthew Holst, File). FILE - In this March 5, 2016, file photo, Penn State's Cael Sanderson yells during a 141 pound weight class match during the Big Ten Wrestling Championships in Iowa City, Iowa. Penn State is poised to send out another se...(AP Photo/Matthew Holst, File). FILE - In this March 5, 2016, file photo, Penn State's Cael Sanderson yells during a 141 pound weight class match during the Big Ten Wrestling Championships in Iowa City, Iowa. Penn State is poised to send out another se...
    Penn State is poised to send out another senior class as four-time national champions and cement its status as college powerhouse of the past decade.
    Penn State is poised to send out another senior class as four-time national champions and cement its status as college powerhouse of the past decade.
  • AP source: Trout, Angels close to record $432M, 12-year deal

    AP source: Trout, Angels close to record $432M, 12-year deal

    Tuesday, March 19 2019 1:01 PM EDT2019-03-19 17:01:15 GMT
    Wednesday, March 20 2019 3:33 PM EDT2019-03-20 19:33:08 GMT
    (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson). Los Angeles Angels' Mike Trout connects on a three-run home run against the Chicago Cubs in the third inning of a spring training baseball game Tuesday, March 5, 2019, in Tempe, Ariz.(AP Photo/Elaine Thompson). Los Angeles Angels' Mike Trout connects on a three-run home run against the Chicago Cubs in the third inning of a spring training baseball game Tuesday, March 5, 2019, in Tempe, Ariz.
    (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson). Los Angeles Angels' Mike Trout connects on a three-run home run against the Chicago Cubs in the third inning of a spring training baseball game Tuesday, March 5, 2019, in Tempe, Ariz.(AP Photo/Elaine Thompson). Los Angeles Angels' Mike Trout connects on a three-run home run against the Chicago Cubs in the third inning of a spring training baseball game Tuesday, March 5, 2019, in Tempe, Ariz.
    AP source: Mike Trout, Los Angeles Angels close to finalizing $432 million, 12-year contract that would shatter record for largest deal in North American sports history.
    AP source: Mike Trout, Los Angeles Angels close to finalizing $432 million, 12-year contract that would shatter record for largest deal in North American sports history.
  • AP source: Alex Bregman, Astros agree to $100M, 6-year deal

    AP source: Alex Bregman, Astros agree to $100M, 6-year deal

    Wednesday, March 20 2019 12:02 AM EDT2019-03-20 04:02:56 GMT
    Wednesday, March 20 2019 3:33 PM EDT2019-03-20 19:33:05 GMT
    (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson). Houston Astros' Alex Bregman hits a home run in the first inning during an exhibition spring training baseball game against the Miami Marlins, Thursday, March 14, 2019, in West Palm Beach Fla.(AP Photo/Brynn Anderson). Houston Astros' Alex Bregman hits a home run in the first inning during an exhibition spring training baseball game against the Miami Marlins, Thursday, March 14, 2019, in West Palm Beach Fla.
    (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson). Houston Astros' Alex Bregman hits a home run in the first inning during an exhibition spring training baseball game against the Miami Marlins, Thursday, March 14, 2019, in West Palm Beach Fla.(AP Photo/Brynn Anderson). Houston Astros' Alex Bregman hits a home run in the first inning during an exhibition spring training baseball game against the Miami Marlins, Thursday, March 14, 2019, in West Palm Beach Fla.
    A person with direct knowledge of the situation says Alex Bregman and the Houston Astros have agreed on a $100 million, six-year deal that keeps the All-Star third baseman under contract with the team through 2024.
    A person with direct knowledge of the situation says Alex Bregman and the Houston Astros have agreed on a $100 million, six-year deal that keeps the All-Star third baseman under contract with the team through 2024.
  • Bruce gets 1st hit of 2019 MLB season, Piscotty 1st home run

    Bruce gets 1st hit of 2019 MLB season, Piscotty 1st home run

    Wednesday, March 20 2019 6:01 AM EDT2019-03-20 10:01:03 GMT
    Wednesday, March 20 2019 3:33 PM EDT2019-03-20 19:33:04 GMT
    (AP Photo/Koji Sasahara). Oakland Athletics third baseman Matt Chapman (26) gives his autographs to fans prior to Game 1 of a Major League opening series baseball game between the Seattle Mariners and the Athletics at Tokyo Dome in Tokyo, Wednesday, Ma...(AP Photo/Koji Sasahara). Oakland Athletics third baseman Matt Chapman (26) gives his autographs to fans prior to Game 1 of a Major League opening series baseball game between the Seattle Mariners and the Athletics at Tokyo Dome in Tokyo, Wednesday, Ma...
    (AP Photo/Koji Sasahara). Oakland Athletics third baseman Matt Chapman (26) gives his autographs to fans prior to Game 1 of a Major League opening series baseball game between the Seattle Mariners and the Athletics at Tokyo Dome in Tokyo, Wednesday, Ma...(AP Photo/Koji Sasahara). Oakland Athletics third baseman Matt Chapman (26) gives his autographs to fans prior to Game 1 of a Major League opening series baseball game between the Seattle Mariners and the Athletics at Tokyo Dome in Tokyo, Wednesday, Ma...
    Jay Bruce of the Seattle Mariners has gotten the first hit of the 2019 Major League Baseball season and Oakland's Stephen Piscotty has connected for the first home run.
    Jay Bruce of the Seattle Mariners has gotten the first hit of the 2019 Major League Baseball season and Oakland's Stephen Piscotty has connected for the first home run.
  • Ichiro takes field with 45,000 voices in full support

    Ichiro takes field with 45,000 voices in full support

    Wednesday, March 20 2019 6:11 AM EDT2019-03-20 10:11:04 GMT
    Wednesday, March 20 2019 3:33 PM EDT2019-03-20 19:33:03 GMT
    (AP Photo/Toru Takahashi). Seattle Mariners right fielder Ichiro Suzuki wipes his sweat during the team's batting practice prior to Game 1 of a Major League opening series baseball game against the Oakland Athletics at Tokyo Dome in Tokyo, Wednesday, M...(AP Photo/Toru Takahashi). Seattle Mariners right fielder Ichiro Suzuki wipes his sweat during the team's batting practice prior to Game 1 of a Major League opening series baseball game against the Oakland Athletics at Tokyo Dome in Tokyo, Wednesday, M...
    (AP Photo/Toru Takahashi). Seattle Mariners right fielder Ichiro Suzuki wipes his sweat during the team's batting practice prior to Game 1 of a Major League opening series baseball game against the Oakland Athletics at Tokyo Dome in Tokyo, Wednesday, M...(AP Photo/Toru Takahashi). Seattle Mariners right fielder Ichiro Suzuki wipes his sweat during the team's batting practice prior to Game 1 of a Major League opening series baseball game against the Oakland Athletics at Tokyo Dome in Tokyo, Wednesday, M...
    It was a night to celebrate all things Ichiro at MLB opens season in Japan.
    It was a night to celebrate all things Ichiro at MLB opens season in Japan.
  • Chinese, Croatian national teams joining NBA Summer League

    Chinese, Croatian national teams joining NBA Summer League

    Wednesday, March 20 2019 11:52 AM EDT2019-03-20 15:52:43 GMT
    Wednesday, March 20 2019 1:52 PM EDT2019-03-20 17:52:42 GMT
    Summer League is going international this year, with China and Croatia joining 30 NBA teams.
    Summer League is going international this year, with China and Croatia joining 30 NBA teams.
  • Belmont beats Temple 81-70 for first NCAA Tournament win

    Belmont beats Temple 81-70 for first NCAA Tournament win

    Tuesday, March 19 2019 11:41 PM EDT2019-03-20 03:41:14 GMT
    Wednesday, March 20 2019 12:53 PM EDT2019-03-20 16:53:03 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Minchillo). Belmont's Kevin McClain drives to the net during the first half of a First Four game of the NCAA college basketball tournament against Temple, Tuesday, March 19, 2019, in Dayton, Ohio.(AP Photo/John Minchillo). Belmont's Kevin McClain drives to the net during the first half of a First Four game of the NCAA college basketball tournament against Temple, Tuesday, March 19, 2019, in Dayton, Ohio.
    (AP Photo/John Minchillo). Belmont's Kevin McClain drives to the net during the first half of a First Four game of the NCAA college basketball tournament against Temple, Tuesday, March 19, 2019, in Dayton, Ohio.(AP Photo/John Minchillo). Belmont's Kevin McClain drives to the net during the first half of a First Four game of the NCAA college basketball tournament against Temple, Tuesday, March 19, 2019, in Dayton, Ohio.
    Kevin McClain scored 29 points and led the decisive second-half run as Belmont got its first NCAA Tournament win, pulling away to an 81-70 victory and ending Temple coach Fran Dunphy's career in the First Four.
    Kevin McClain scored 29 points and led the decisive second-half run as Belmont got its first NCAA Tournament win, pulling away to an 81-70 victory and ending Temple coach Fran Dunphy's career in the First Four.
  • Fairleigh Dickinson rallies for first ever NCAA tourney win

    Fairleigh Dickinson rallies for first ever NCAA tourney win

    Tuesday, March 19 2019 9:21 PM EDT2019-03-20 01:21:14 GMT
    Wednesday, March 20 2019 11:53 AM EDT2019-03-20 15:53:01 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Minchillo). Fairleigh Dickinson's Mike Holloway Jr. (34) reacts after scoring and taking the lead alongside Prairie View A&M's Gerard Andrus (15) during the second half of a First Four game of the NCAA college basketball tournament, ...(AP Photo/John Minchillo). Fairleigh Dickinson's Mike Holloway Jr. (34) reacts after scoring and taking the lead alongside Prairie View A&M's Gerard Andrus (15) during the second half of a First Four game of the NCAA college basketball tournament, ...
    (AP Photo/John Minchillo). Fairleigh Dickinson's Mike Holloway Jr. (34) reacts after scoring and taking the lead alongside Prairie View A&M's Gerard Andrus (15) during the second half of a First Four game of the NCAA college basketball tournament, ...(AP Photo/John Minchillo). Fairleigh Dickinson's Mike Holloway Jr. (34) reacts after scoring and taking the lead alongside Prairie View A&M's Gerard Andrus (15) during the second half of a First Four game of the NCAA college basketball tournament, ...
    Darnell Edge scored a career-high 33 points, and Fairleigh Dickinson rallied to win its first ever NCAA Tournament game, taking down Prairie View A&M 82-76 in the tourney opener.
    Darnell Edge scored a career-high 33 points, and Fairleigh Dickinson rallied to win its first ever NCAA Tournament game, taking down Prairie View A&M 82-76 in the tourney opener.
  • Defending World Series champion Red Sox on repeat for 2018

    Defending World Series champion Red Sox on repeat for 2018

    Wednesday, March 20 2019 11:51 AM EDT2019-03-20 15:51:11 GMT
    Wednesday, March 20 2019 11:52 AM EDT2019-03-20 15:52:45 GMT
    (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer, File). FILE - In this Sept. 16, 2018, file photo, Boston Red Sox manager Alex Cora, left, escorts Mookie Betts off the field during the sixth inning of the team's baseball game against the New York Mets in Boston. Betts drove i...(AP Photo/Michael Dwyer, File). FILE - In this Sept. 16, 2018, file photo, Boston Red Sox manager Alex Cora, left, escorts Mookie Betts off the field during the sixth inning of the team's baseball game against the New York Mets in Boston. Betts drove i...
    (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer, File). FILE - In this Sept. 16, 2018, file photo, Boston Red Sox manager Alex Cora, left, escorts Mookie Betts off the field during the sixth inning of the team's baseball game against the New York Mets in Boston. Betts drove i...(AP Photo/Michael Dwyer, File). FILE - In this Sept. 16, 2018, file photo, Boston Red Sox manager Alex Cora, left, escorts Mookie Betts off the field during the sixth inning of the team's baseball game against the New York Mets in Boston. Betts drove i...
    Red Sox manager Alex Cora thinks he can squeeze more production out of outfielder Mookie Betts this year by batting him 2nd.
    Red Sox manager Alex Cora thinks he can squeeze more production out of outfielder Mookie Betts this year by batting him 2nd.
  • AP source: Trout, Angels close to record $432M, 12-year deal

    AP source: Trout, Angels close to record $432M, 12-year deal

    Wednesday, March 20 2019 3:51 AM EDT2019-03-20 07:51:20 GMT
    Wednesday, March 20 2019 11:12 AM EDT2019-03-20 15:12:47 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren, File). FILE - In this Sept. 10, 2017, file photo, Los Angeles Angels' Mike Trout is greeted in the dugout after hitting a solo home run in the first inning of a baseball game against the Seattle Mariners in Seattle. A person fa...(AP Photo/Ted S. Warren, File). FILE - In this Sept. 10, 2017, file photo, Los Angeles Angels' Mike Trout is greeted in the dugout after hitting a solo home run in the first inning of a baseball game against the Seattle Mariners in Seattle. A person fa...
    (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren, File). FILE - In this Sept. 10, 2017, file photo, Los Angeles Angels' Mike Trout is greeted in the dugout after hitting a solo home run in the first inning of a baseball game against the Seattle Mariners in Seattle. A person fa...(AP Photo/Ted S. Warren, File). FILE - In this Sept. 10, 2017, file photo, Los Angeles Angels' Mike Trout is greeted in the dugout after hitting a solo home run in the first inning of a baseball game against the Seattle Mariners in Seattle. A person fa...
    Mike Trout, Los Angeles Angels close to finalizing $432 million, 12-year contract.
    Mike Trout, Los Angeles Angels close to finalizing $432 million, 12-year contract.
  • Russell scores career-best 44, Nets rally past Kings

    Russell scores career-best 44, Nets rally past Kings

    Wednesday, March 20 2019 12:51 AM EDT2019-03-20 04:51:16 GMT
    Wednesday, March 20 2019 11:12 AM EDT2019-03-20 15:12:29 GMT
    (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli). Brooklyn Nets guard Spencer Dinwiddie, left, drives against Sacramento Kings guard De'Aaron Fox, right, during the first quarter of an NBA basketball game Tuesday, March 19, 2019, in Sacramento, Calif.(AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli). Brooklyn Nets guard Spencer Dinwiddie, left, drives against Sacramento Kings guard De'Aaron Fox, right, during the first quarter of an NBA basketball game Tuesday, March 19, 2019, in Sacramento, Calif.
    (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli). Brooklyn Nets guard Spencer Dinwiddie, left, drives against Sacramento Kings guard De'Aaron Fox, right, during the first quarter of an NBA basketball game Tuesday, March 19, 2019, in Sacramento, Calif.(AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli). Brooklyn Nets guard Spencer Dinwiddie, left, drives against Sacramento Kings guard De'Aaron Fox, right, during the first quarter of an NBA basketball game Tuesday, March 19, 2019, in Sacramento, Calif.
    D'Angelo Russell scored 27 of his career-high 44 points in the fourth quarter, Rondae Hollis-Jefferson made a layup with eight-tenths of a second remaining, and Brooklyn rallied to beat Sacramento 123-121 Tuesday...
    D'Angelo Russell scored 27 of his career-high 44 points in the fourth quarter, Rondae Hollis-Jefferson made a layup with eight-tenths of a second remaining, and Brooklyn rallied to beat Sacramento 123-121 Tuesday night.
  • Pulisic wants opponents to fear US, knows it will take time

    Pulisic wants opponents to fear US, knows it will take time

    Wednesday, March 20 2019 3:31 AM EDT2019-03-20 07:31:22 GMT
    Wednesday, March 20 2019 9:03 AM EDT2019-03-20 13:03:14 GMT
    (AP Photo/Francisco Seco, File). FILE - In this Sept. 18, 2018, file photo Borussia Dortmund's Christian Pulisic celebrates scoring his side's first goal during a Champions League group A soccer match between Club Brugge and Borussia Dortmund at the Ja...(AP Photo/Francisco Seco, File). FILE - In this Sept. 18, 2018, file photo Borussia Dortmund's Christian Pulisic celebrates scoring his side's first goal during a Champions League group A soccer match between Club Brugge and Borussia Dortmund at the Ja...
    (AP Photo/Francisco Seco, File). FILE - In this Sept. 18, 2018, file photo Borussia Dortmund's Christian Pulisic celebrates scoring his side's first goal during a Champions League group A soccer match between Club Brugge and Borussia Dortmund at the Ja...(AP Photo/Francisco Seco, File). FILE - In this Sept. 18, 2018, file photo Borussia Dortmund's Christian Pulisic celebrates scoring his side's first goal during a Champions League group A soccer match between Club Brugge and Borussia Dortmund at the Ja...
    Christian Pulisic has a vision of a transformed U.S. soccer team that gives opponents sleepless nights similar the nightmares that plague players on the eve of facing Brazil or Germany.
    Christian Pulisic has a vision of a transformed U.S. soccer team that gives opponents sleepless nights similar the nightmares that plague players on the eve of facing Brazil or Germany.
  • District attorney: Giants CEO Larry Baer won't face charges

    District attorney: Giants CEO Larry Baer won't face charges

    Tuesday, March 19 2019 10:41 PM EDT2019-03-20 02:41:12 GMT
    Wednesday, March 20 2019 4:12 AM EDT2019-03-20 08:12:37 GMT
    Giants President and CEO Larry Baer will not face charges following a physical altercation with his wife this month that led to him taking a leave of absence from the team.
    Giants President and CEO Larry Baer will not face charges following a physical altercation with his wife this month that led to him taking a leave of absence from the team.
  • Raiders sign LB Vontaze Burfict after release by Bengals

    Raiders sign LB Vontaze Burfict after release by Bengals

    Tuesday, March 19 2019 10:51 PM EDT2019-03-20 02:51:17 GMT
    Wednesday, March 20 2019 3:32 AM EDT2019-03-20 07:32:51 GMT
    (AP Photo/Frank Victores, File). FILE - In this Dec. 16, 2018, file photo, Cincinnati Bengals outside linebacker Vontaze Burfict walks the field during practice before an NFL football game against the Oakland Raiders in Cincinnati. The Bengals terminat...(AP Photo/Frank Victores, File). FILE - In this Dec. 16, 2018, file photo, Cincinnati Bengals outside linebacker Vontaze Burfict walks the field during practice before an NFL football game against the Oakland Raiders in Cincinnati. The Bengals terminat...
    (AP Photo/Frank Victores, File). FILE - In this Dec. 16, 2018, file photo, Cincinnati Bengals outside linebacker Vontaze Burfict walks the field during practice before an NFL football game against the Oakland Raiders in Cincinnati. The Bengals terminat...(AP Photo/Frank Victores, File). FILE - In this Dec. 16, 2018, file photo, Cincinnati Bengals outside linebacker Vontaze Burfict walks the field during practice before an NFL football game against the Oakland Raiders in Cincinnati. The Bengals terminat...
    The Oakland Raiders have signed linebacker Vontaze Burfict, one day after he was released by the Cincinnati Bengals.
    The Oakland Raiders have signed linebacker Vontaze Burfict, one day after he was released by the Cincinnati Bengals.
  • Patriots owner Kraft offered plea deal in prostitution case

    Patriots owner Kraft offered plea deal in prostitution case

    Tuesday, March 19 2019 2:41 PM EDT2019-03-19 18:41:00 GMT
    Wednesday, March 20 2019 3:32 AM EDT2019-03-20 07:32:40 GMT
    Florida prosecutors have offered a plea deal to New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft and other men charged with paying for illicit sex at a massage parlor.
    Florida prosecutors have offered a plea deal to New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft and other men charged with paying for illicit sex at a massage parlor.
  • NCAA can't keep tournament games away from legal gambling

    NCAA can't keep tournament games away from legal gambling

    Tuesday, March 19 2019 2:11 PM EDT2019-03-19 18:11:09 GMT
    Wednesday, March 20 2019 3:22 AM EDT2019-03-20 07:22:11 GMT
    (AP Photo/Nick Wass). In this photograph taken with a fisheye lens, the exterior view of Capital One Arena is seen, Saturday, March 16, 2019, in Washington. As the NCAA prepares to stage its first basketball championships since the Supreme Court allowe...(AP Photo/Nick Wass). In this photograph taken with a fisheye lens, the exterior view of Capital One Arena is seen, Saturday, March 16, 2019, in Washington. As the NCAA prepares to stage its first basketball championships since the Supreme Court allowe...
    (AP Photo/Nick Wass). In this photograph taken with a fisheye lens, the exterior view of Capital One Arena is seen, Saturday, March 16, 2019, in Washington. As the NCAA prepares to stage its first basketball championships since the Supreme Court allowe...(AP Photo/Nick Wass). In this photograph taken with a fisheye lens, the exterior view of Capital One Arena is seen, Saturday, March 16, 2019, in Washington. As the NCAA prepares to stage its first basketball championships since the Supreme Court allowe...
    The NCAA says it won't move future tournament games away from states or venues where gambling is legal.
    The NCAA says it won't move future tournament games away from states or venues where gambling is legal.
  • Stanley Cup champion Capitals to visit Trump at White House

    Stanley Cup champion Capitals to visit Trump at White House

    Tuesday, March 19 2019 2:51 PM EDT2019-03-19 18:51:02 GMT
    Wednesday, March 20 2019 3:02 AM EDT2019-03-20 07:02:37 GMT
    (AP Photo/Tom Mihalek). Washington Capitals' Alex Ovechkin celebrates his power play goal during the second period of an NHL hockey game against the Philadelphia Flyers, Wednesday, March 6, 2019, in Philadelphia.(AP Photo/Tom Mihalek). Washington Capitals' Alex Ovechkin celebrates his power play goal during the second period of an NHL hockey game against the Philadelphia Flyers, Wednesday, March 6, 2019, in Philadelphia.
    (AP Photo/Tom Mihalek). Washington Capitals' Alex Ovechkin celebrates his power play goal during the second period of an NHL hockey game against the Philadelphia Flyers, Wednesday, March 6, 2019, in Philadelphia.(AP Photo/Tom Mihalek). Washington Capitals' Alex Ovechkin celebrates his power play goal during the second period of an NHL hockey game against the Philadelphia Flyers, Wednesday, March 6, 2019, in Philadelphia.
    AP Source: Washington Capitals will visit White House on Monday to celebrate their Stanley Cup championship.
    AP Source: Washington Capitals will visit White House on Monday to celebrate their Stanley Cup championship.
  • Curry leads Warriors past Wolves 117-107, into 1st in West

    Curry leads Warriors past Wolves 117-107, into 1st in West

    Tuesday, March 19 2019 10:41 PM EDT2019-03-20 02:41:13 GMT
    Wednesday, March 20 2019 1:41 AM EDT2019-03-20 05:41:59 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jim Mone). Minnesota Timberwolves' Tyus Jones, left, and Golden State Warriors' Stephen Curry chase the loose ball in the first half of an NBA basketball game Tuesday, March 19, 2019, in Minneapolis.(AP Photo/Jim Mone). Minnesota Timberwolves' Tyus Jones, left, and Golden State Warriors' Stephen Curry chase the loose ball in the first half of an NBA basketball game Tuesday, March 19, 2019, in Minneapolis.
    (AP Photo/Jim Mone). Minnesota Timberwolves' Tyus Jones, left, and Golden State Warriors' Stephen Curry chase the loose ball in the first half of an NBA basketball game Tuesday, March 19, 2019, in Minneapolis.(AP Photo/Jim Mone). Minnesota Timberwolves' Tyus Jones, left, and Golden State Warriors' Stephen Curry chase the loose ball in the first half of an NBA basketball game Tuesday, March 19, 2019, in Minneapolis.
    Splish, splash: Curry, Thompson shoot Warriors past Timberwolves 117-107, into 1st in West.
    Splish, splash: Curry, Thompson shoot Warriors past Timberwolves 117-107, into 1st in West.
  • Yankees reliever Betances to start season on injured list

    Yankees reliever Betances to start season on injured list

    Tuesday, March 19 2019 6:21 PM EDT2019-03-19 22:21:15 GMT
    Wednesday, March 20 2019 12:02 AM EDT2019-03-20 04:02:59 GMT
    (AP Photo/Elise Amendola, File). FILE - In this Oct. 4, 2018, file photo, New York Yankees pitcher Dellin Betances speaks to reporters during a baseball news conference at Fenway Park in Boston. Betances has inflammation in his right shoulder and will ...(AP Photo/Elise Amendola, File). FILE - In this Oct. 4, 2018, file photo, New York Yankees pitcher Dellin Betances speaks to reporters during a baseball news conference at Fenway Park in Boston. Betances has inflammation in his right shoulder and will ...
    (AP Photo/Elise Amendola, File). FILE - In this Oct. 4, 2018, file photo, New York Yankees pitcher Dellin Betances speaks to reporters during a baseball news conference at Fenway Park in Boston. Betances has inflammation in his right shoulder and will ...(AP Photo/Elise Amendola, File). FILE - In this Oct. 4, 2018, file photo, New York Yankees pitcher Dellin Betances speaks to reporters during a baseball news conference at Fenway Park in Boston. Betances has inflammation in his right shoulder and will ...
    Yankees reliever Dellin Betances has inflammation in his right shoulder and will start the regular season on the injured list.
    Yankees reliever Dellin Betances has inflammation in his right shoulder and will start the regular season on the injured list.
  • Pitino, Minnesota seek more progress in 6th year at program

    Pitino, Minnesota seek more progress in 6th year at program

    Tuesday, March 19 2019 8:31 PM EDT2019-03-20 00:31:19 GMT
    Tuesday, March 19 2019 11:41 PM EDT2019-03-20 03:41:47 GMT
    (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh). Minnesota head coach Richard Pitino watches during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against Michigan in the semifinals of the Big Ten Conference tournament, Saturday, March 16, 2019, in Chicago.(AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh). Minnesota head coach Richard Pitino watches during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against Michigan in the semifinals of the Big Ten Conference tournament, Saturday, March 16, 2019, in Chicago.
    (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh). Minnesota head coach Richard Pitino watches during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against Michigan in the semifinals of the Big Ten Conference tournament, Saturday, March 16, 2019, in Chicago.(AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh). Minnesota head coach Richard Pitino watches during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against Michigan in the semifinals of the Big Ten Conference tournament, Saturday, March 16, 2019, in Chicago.
    For NCAA Tournament-bound Minnesota, Pitino aims for more progress in 6th year of up-and-down tenure with program.
    For NCAA Tournament-bound Minnesota, Pitino aims for more progress in 6th year of up-and-down tenure with program.
  • New NFL rules likely coming, but not replay for penalties

    New NFL rules likely coming, but not replay for penalties

    Tuesday, March 19 2019 3:11 AM EDT2019-03-19 07:11:39 GMT
    Tuesday, March 19 2019 10:53 PM EDT2019-03-20 02:53:08 GMT
    (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert, File). FILE - In this Jan. 20, 2019, file photo, Los Angeles Rams' Nickell Robey-Coleman (23) breaks up a pass intended for New Orleans Saints' Tommylee Lewis during the second half of the NFL football NFC championship game in...(AP Photo/Gerald Herbert, File). FILE - In this Jan. 20, 2019, file photo, Los Angeles Rams' Nickell Robey-Coleman (23) breaks up a pass intended for New Orleans Saints' Tommylee Lewis during the second half of the NFL football NFC championship game in...
    (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert, File). FILE - In this Jan. 20, 2019, file photo, Los Angeles Rams' Nickell Robey-Coleman (23) breaks up a pass intended for New Orleans Saints' Tommylee Lewis during the second half of the NFL football NFC championship game in...(AP Photo/Gerald Herbert, File). FILE - In this Jan. 20, 2019, file photo, Los Angeles Rams' Nickell Robey-Coleman (23) breaks up a pass intended for New Orleans Saints' Tommylee Lewis during the second half of the NFL football NFC championship game in...
    The blatant non-call late in the NFC championship game caused a lot of consternation among Saints fans and led to calls for change in the NFL's replay system.
    The blatant non-call late in the NFC championship game caused a lot of consternation among Saints fans and led to calls for change in the NFL's replay system.
  • Huston, Zeuner, Schaar head 1st US skateboarding team

    Huston, Zeuner, Schaar head 1st US skateboarding team

    Tuesday, March 19 2019 9:31 PM EDT2019-03-20 01:31:16 GMT
    Tuesday, March 19 2019 10:41 PM EDT2019-03-20 02:41:34 GMT
    Nyjah Huston, Brighton Zeuner and Tom Schaar were among the 16 members of the inaugural U.S. national skateboarding team announced Tuesday, less than two years before the sport makes its Olympic debut with mens'...
    Nyjah Huston, Brighton Zeuner and Tom Schaar were among the 16 members of the inaugural U.S. national skateboarding team announced Tuesday, less than two years before the sport makes its Olympic debut with mens' and women's park and street disciplines.
  • Doc Rivers denies Lakers coaching rumors

    Doc Rivers denies Lakers coaching rumors

    Tuesday, March 19 2019 10:01 PM EDT2019-03-20 02:01:11 GMT
    Tuesday, March 19 2019 10:41 PM EDT2019-03-20 02:41:26 GMT
    (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez). Los Angeles Clippers head coach Doc Rivers is escorted off the court after being ejected from an NBA basketball game against the Chicago Bulls Friday, March 15, 2019, in Los Angeles.(AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez). Los Angeles Clippers head coach Doc Rivers is escorted off the court after being ejected from an NBA basketball game against the Chicago Bulls Friday, March 15, 2019, in Los Angeles.
    (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez). Los Angeles Clippers head coach Doc Rivers is escorted off the court after being ejected from an NBA basketball game against the Chicago Bulls Friday, March 15, 2019, in Los Angeles.(AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez). Los Angeles Clippers head coach Doc Rivers is escorted off the court after being ejected from an NBA basketball game against the Chicago Bulls Friday, March 15, 2019, in Los Angeles.
    Doc Rivers is denying rumors that he's interested in leaving the Los Angeles Clippers to coach the Lakers.
    Doc Rivers is denying rumors that he's interested in leaving the Los Angeles Clippers to coach the Lakers.
  • At low point after own goal, Gonzalez called Berhalter

    At low point after own goal, Gonzalez called Berhalter

    Tuesday, March 19 2019 9:01 PM EDT2019-03-20 01:01:10 GMT
    Tuesday, March 19 2019 10:01 PM EDT2019-03-20 02:01:22 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ron Blum). United States defender Omar Gonzalez speaks with reporters Tuesday, March 19, 2019, at U.S. soccer training camp in Davenport, Fla. Gonzalez is back with the U.S. national team for the first time since his own goal at Trinidad and ...(AP Photo/Ron Blum). United States defender Omar Gonzalez speaks with reporters Tuesday, March 19, 2019, at U.S. soccer training camp in Davenport, Fla. Gonzalez is back with the U.S. national team for the first time since his own goal at Trinidad and ...
    (AP Photo/Ron Blum). United States defender Omar Gonzalez speaks with reporters Tuesday, March 19, 2019, at U.S. soccer training camp in Davenport, Fla. Gonzalez is back with the U.S. national team for the first time since his own goal at Trinidad and ...(AP Photo/Ron Blum). United States defender Omar Gonzalez speaks with reporters Tuesday, March 19, 2019, at U.S. soccer training camp in Davenport, Fla. Gonzalez is back with the U.S. national team for the first time since his own goal at Trinidad and ...
    Back with the US national team after own goal helped cost a World Cup berth, Omar Gonzalez recalls reaching out to Gregg Berhalter at the low point of his career.
    Back with the US national team after own goal helped cost a World Cup berth, Omar Gonzalez recalls reaching out to Gregg Berhalter at the low point of his career.
  • Former Rockies star Gonzalez gets new start with Indians

    Former Rockies star Gonzalez gets new start with Indians

    Tuesday, March 19 2019 3:41 PM EDT2019-03-19 19:41:04 GMT
    Tuesday, March 19 2019 9:22 PM EDT2019-03-20 01:22:46 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jack Dempsey, File). FILE - In this June 18, 2018, file photoColorado Rockies' Carlos Gonzalez walks in the dugout after scoring against the New York Mets during the second inning of a baseball game in Denver. A person familiar with the agree...(AP Photo/Jack Dempsey, File). FILE - In this June 18, 2018, file photoColorado Rockies' Carlos Gonzalez walks in the dugout after scoring against the New York Mets during the second inning of a baseball game in Denver. A person familiar with the agree...
    (AP Photo/Jack Dempsey, File). FILE - In this June 18, 2018, file photoColorado Rockies' Carlos Gonzalez walks in the dugout after scoring against the New York Mets during the second inning of a baseball game in Denver. A person familiar with the agree...(AP Photo/Jack Dempsey, File). FILE - In this June 18, 2018, file photoColorado Rockies' Carlos Gonzalez walks in the dugout after scoring against the New York Mets during the second inning of a baseball game in Denver. A person familiar with the agree...
    Free-agent outfielder Carlos Gonzalez signs minor league contract with Cleveland Indians.
    Free-agent outfielder Carlos Gonzalez signs minor league contract with Cleveland Indians.
  • Josh Jacobs, other Alabama players participate in pro day

    Josh Jacobs, other Alabama players participate in pro day

    Tuesday, March 19 2019 5:52 PM EDT2019-03-19 21:52:54 GMT
    Tuesday, March 19 2019 9:13 PM EDT2019-03-20 01:13:22 GMT
    (AP Photo/Vasha Hunt). New England Patriots head coach Bill Belichick, left, talks with Alabama football coach Nick Saban at Alabama's NFL Pro Day, Tuesday, March 19, 2019, in Tuscaloosa, Ala.(AP Photo/Vasha Hunt). New England Patriots head coach Bill Belichick, left, talks with Alabama football coach Nick Saban at Alabama's NFL Pro Day, Tuesday, March 19, 2019, in Tuscaloosa, Ala.
    (AP Photo/Vasha Hunt). New England Patriots head coach Bill Belichick, left, talks with Alabama football coach Nick Saban at Alabama's NFL Pro Day, Tuesday, March 19, 2019, in Tuscaloosa, Ala.(AP Photo/Vasha Hunt). New England Patriots head coach Bill Belichick, left, talks with Alabama football coach Nick Saban at Alabama's NFL Pro Day, Tuesday, March 19, 2019, in Tuscaloosa, Ala.
    There was no shortage of NFL executives on hand to watch several Crimson Tide players workout during Alabama's pro day ahead of next month's NFL draft.
    There was no shortage of NFL executives on hand to watch several Crimson Tide players workout during Alabama's pro day ahead of next month's NFL draft.
  • ESPN analyst Bilas thinks Louisville-Minnesota unnecessary

    ESPN analyst Bilas thinks Louisville-Minnesota unnecessary

    Tuesday, March 19 2019 1:01 PM EDT2019-03-19 17:01:20 GMT
    Tuesday, March 19 2019 9:13 PM EDT2019-03-20 01:13:13 GMT
    (AP Photo/Nell Redmond). Duke's Zion Williamson (1) celebrates after Duke defeated Florida State in the NCAA college basketball championship game of the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament in Charlotte, N.C., Saturday, March 16, 2019.(AP Photo/Nell Redmond). Duke's Zion Williamson (1) celebrates after Duke defeated Florida State in the NCAA college basketball championship game of the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament in Charlotte, N.C., Saturday, March 16, 2019.
    (AP Photo/Nell Redmond). Duke's Zion Williamson (1) celebrates after Duke defeated Florida State in the NCAA college basketball championship game of the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament in Charlotte, N.C., Saturday, March 16, 2019.(AP Photo/Nell Redmond). Duke's Zion Williamson (1) celebrates after Duke defeated Florida State in the NCAA college basketball championship game of the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament in Charlotte, N.C., Saturday, March 16, 2019.
    ESPN analyst Jay Bilas thinks Louisville-Minnesota matchup takes away from basketball.
    ESPN analyst Jay Bilas thinks Louisville-Minnesota matchup takes away from basketball.
  • Maddon, Cubs looking to rebound from disappointing finish

    Maddon, Cubs looking to rebound from disappointing finish

    Tuesday, March 19 2019 11:21 AM EDT2019-03-19 15:21:24 GMT
    Tuesday, March 19 2019 6:53 PM EDT2019-03-19 22:53:14 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt Marton, File). FILE - In this Oct. 1, 2018, file photo, Chicago Cubs manager Joe Maddon (70) looks on after Milwaukee Brewers' Domingo Santana (16) scores during the eighth inning of a tie break baseball game against the Chicago Cubs in ...(AP Photo/Matt Marton, File). FILE - In this Oct. 1, 2018, file photo, Chicago Cubs manager Joe Maddon (70) looks on after Milwaukee Brewers' Domingo Santana (16) scores during the eighth inning of a tie break baseball game against the Chicago Cubs in ...
    (AP Photo/Matt Marton, File). FILE - In this Oct. 1, 2018, file photo, Chicago Cubs manager Joe Maddon (70) looks on after Milwaukee Brewers' Domingo Santana (16) scores during the eighth inning of a tie break baseball game against the Chicago Cubs in ...(AP Photo/Matt Marton, File). FILE - In this Oct. 1, 2018, file photo, Chicago Cubs manager Joe Maddon (70) looks on after Milwaukee Brewers' Domingo Santana (16) scores during the eighth inning of a tie break baseball game against the Chicago Cubs in ...
    Joe Maddon, Chicago Cubs looking to rebound from disappointing finish.
    Joe Maddon, Chicago Cubs looking to rebound from disappointing finish.
  • Ex-Auburn assistant basketball coach pleads guilty

    Ex-Auburn assistant basketball coach pleads guilty

    Tuesday, March 19 2019 12:11 PM EDT2019-03-19 16:11:15 GMT
    Tuesday, March 19 2019 6:03 PM EDT2019-03-19 22:03:20 GMT
    (AP Photo/Larry Neumeister, File). FILE -- In this Oct. 10, 2017 file photo, former Auburn University assistant men's basketball coach, Chuck Person, leaves Manhattan federal court in New York, after an initial appearance before a magistrate judge. Per...(AP Photo/Larry Neumeister, File). FILE -- In this Oct. 10, 2017 file photo, former Auburn University assistant men's basketball coach, Chuck Person, leaves Manhattan federal court in New York, after an initial appearance before a magistrate judge. Per...
    (AP Photo/Larry Neumeister, File). FILE -- In this Oct. 10, 2017 file photo, former Auburn University assistant men's basketball coach, Chuck Person, leaves Manhattan federal court in New York, after an initial appearance before a magistrate judge. Per...(AP Photo/Larry Neumeister, File). FILE -- In this Oct. 10, 2017 file photo, former Auburn University assistant men's basketball coach, Chuck Person, leaves Manhattan federal court in New York, after an initial appearance before a magistrate judge. Per...
    Former Auburn assistant basketball coach and 13-year NBA veteran Chuck Person has pleaded guilty to a bribery conspiracy charge in a college basketball bribery scandal.
    Former Auburn assistant basketball coach and 13-year NBA veteran Chuck Person has pleaded guilty to a bribery conspiracy charge in a college basketball bribery scandal.
  • QB Fitzpatrick glad to be on move again, this time to Miami

    QB Fitzpatrick glad to be on move again, this time to Miami

    Tuesday, March 19 2019 1:11 PM EDT2019-03-19 17:11:19 GMT
    Tuesday, March 19 2019 5:53 PM EDT2019-03-19 21:53:09 GMT
    (AP Photo/Adam Hunger, File). FILE - In this Nov. 18, 2018, file photo, Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick (14) rushes for a touchdown against the New York Giants during an NFL football game in East Rutherford, N.J. Fitzpatrick has agree...(AP Photo/Adam Hunger, File). FILE - In this Nov. 18, 2018, file photo, Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick (14) rushes for a touchdown against the New York Giants during an NFL football game in East Rutherford, N.J. Fitzpatrick has agree...
    (AP Photo/Adam Hunger, File). FILE - In this Nov. 18, 2018, file photo, Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick (14) rushes for a touchdown against the New York Giants during an NFL football game in East Rutherford, N.J. Fitzpatrick has agree...(AP Photo/Adam Hunger, File). FILE - In this Nov. 18, 2018, file photo, Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick (14) rushes for a touchdown against the New York Giants during an NFL football game in East Rutherford, N.J. Fitzpatrick has agree...
    Experience tells QB Ryan Fitzpatrick his job with the Miami Dolphins, his 8th team, might not last long.
    Experience tells QB Ryan Fitzpatrick his job with the Miami Dolphins, his 8th team, might not last long.
  • Yankees reliever Betances to start season on injured list

    Yankees reliever Betances to start season on injured list

    Tuesday, March 19 2019 5:01 PM EDT2019-03-19 21:01:03 GMT
    Tuesday, March 19 2019 5:43 PM EDT2019-03-19 21:43:15 GMT
    Yankees reliever Dellin Betances has inflammation in his right shoulder and will start the regular season on the injured list.
    Yankees reliever Dellin Betances has inflammation in his right shoulder and will start the regular season on the injured list.
  • Ex-USD football player accused of rape gets plea deal

    Ex-USD football player accused of rape gets plea deal

    Tuesday, March 19 2019 11:31 AM EDT2019-03-19 15:31:19 GMT
    Tuesday, March 19 2019 5:43 PM EDT2019-03-19 21:43:11 GMT
    A former University of South Dakota football player who was accused of raping a woman in her dorm room has pleaded no contest to a lesser charge of aggravated assault and been sentenced to 10 years of probation.
    A former University of South Dakota football player who was accused of raping a woman in her dorm room has pleaded no contest to a lesser charge of aggravated assault and been sentenced to 10 years of probation.
  • Japanese Olympic Committee head resigns amid bribery scandal

    Japanese Olympic Committee head resigns amid bribery scandal

    Tuesday, March 19 2019 4:11 AM EDT2019-03-19 08:11:01 GMT
    Tuesday, March 19 2019 3:41 PM EDT2019-03-19 19:41:34 GMT
    Tsunekazu Takeda, the head of the Japanese Olympic Committee, is resigning in a bribery scandal.
    Tsunekazu Takeda, the head of the Japanese Olympic Committee, is resigning in a bribery scandal.
  • Early reveal UConn women not top seed; Baylor No. 1 overall

    Early reveal UConn women not top seed; Baylor No. 1 overall

    Tuesday, March 19 2019 3:21 AM EDT2019-03-19 07:21:37 GMT
    Tuesday, March 19 2019 2:23 PM EDT2019-03-19 18:23:27 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alonzo Adams). Baylor head coach Kim Mulkey instructs her team against Iowa State during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in the Big 12 women's conference tournament championship in Oklahoma City, Monday, March 11, 2019.(AP Photo/Alonzo Adams). Baylor head coach Kim Mulkey instructs her team against Iowa State during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in the Big 12 women's conference tournament championship in Oklahoma City, Monday, March 11, 2019.
    (AP Photo/Alonzo Adams). Baylor head coach Kim Mulkey instructs her team against Iowa State during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in the Big 12 women's conference tournament championship in Oklahoma City, Monday, March 11, 2019.(AP Photo/Alonzo Adams). Baylor head coach Kim Mulkey instructs her team against Iowa State during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in the Big 12 women's conference tournament championship in Oklahoma City, Monday, March 11, 2019.
    Early reveal of women's NCAA Tournament bracket gave UConn extra time to prepare for rarity of not being top seed; no surprise Baylor No. 1 overall.
    Early reveal of women's NCAA Tournament bracket gave UConn extra time to prepare for rarity of not being top seed; no surprise Baylor No. 1 overall.
  • Two-time Olympic champion Yuzuru Hanyu ready for worlds

    Two-time Olympic champion Yuzuru Hanyu ready for worlds

    Tuesday, March 19 2019 12:01 AM EDT2019-03-19 04:01:32 GMT
    Tuesday, March 19 2019 1:12 PM EDT2019-03-19 17:12:34 GMT
    (AP Photo/David J. Phillip, File). FILE - In this Feb. 17, 2018, file photo, Yuzuru Hanyu of Japan performs during the men's free figure skating final in the Gangneung Ice Arena at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea. Hanyu is recovering...(AP Photo/David J. Phillip, File). FILE - In this Feb. 17, 2018, file photo, Yuzuru Hanyu of Japan performs during the men's free figure skating final in the Gangneung Ice Arena at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea. Hanyu is recovering...
    (AP Photo/David J. Phillip, File). FILE - In this Feb. 17, 2018, file photo, Yuzuru Hanyu of Japan performs during the men's free figure skating final in the Gangneung Ice Arena at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea. Hanyu is recovering...(AP Photo/David J. Phillip, File). FILE - In this Feb. 17, 2018, file photo, Yuzuru Hanyu of Japan performs during the men's free figure skating final in the Gangneung Ice Arena at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea. Hanyu is recovering...
    Two-time Olympic champion Yuzuru Hanyu says he has recovered sufficiently from an ankle injury and is ready to take back the title at the world figure skating championships.
    Two-time Olympic champion Yuzuru Hanyu says he has recovered sufficiently from an ankle injury and is ready to take back the title at the world figure skating championships.
  • Opening day intrigue: Ichiro keeps 'em guessing about future

    Opening day intrigue: Ichiro keeps 'em guessing about future

    Monday, March 18 2019 6:41 PM EDT2019-03-18 22:41:23 GMT
    Tuesday, March 19 2019 12:53 PM EDT2019-03-19 16:53:48 GMT
    (AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko). Seattle Mariners' Ichiro Suzuki warms up during his team's practice at Tokyo Dome in Tokyo Saturday, March 16, 2019. The Mariners will play in a two-baseball game series against the Oakland Athletics to open the Major League ...(AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko). Seattle Mariners' Ichiro Suzuki warms up during his team's practice at Tokyo Dome in Tokyo Saturday, March 16, 2019. The Mariners will play in a two-baseball game series against the Oakland Athletics to open the Major League ...
    (AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko). Seattle Mariners' Ichiro Suzuki warms up during his team's practice at Tokyo Dome in Tokyo Saturday, March 16, 2019. The Mariners will play in a two-baseball game series against the Oakland Athletics to open the Major League ...(AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko). Seattle Mariners' Ichiro Suzuki warms up during his team's practice at Tokyo Dome in Tokyo Saturday, March 16, 2019. The Mariners will play in a two-baseball game series against the Oakland Athletics to open the Major League ...
    Ichiro Suzuki is keeping everyone guessing about his future as Major League Baseball opens at the Tokyo Dome.
    Ichiro Suzuki is keeping everyone guessing about his future as Major League Baseball opens at the Tokyo Dome.
  • Nuggets clinch playoff berth with 114-105 win over Celtics

    Nuggets clinch playoff berth with 114-105 win over Celtics

    Monday, March 18 2019 10:21 PM EDT2019-03-19 02:21:32 GMT
    Tuesday, March 19 2019 10:02 AM EDT2019-03-19 14:02:31 GMT
    (AP Photo/Charles Krupa). Denver Nuggets guard Isaiah Thomas drives past Boston Celtics guard Kyrie Irving, rear, during the first quarter of an NBA basketball game in Boston, Monday, March 18, 2019. Thomas returned to play in his first game after bein...(AP Photo/Charles Krupa). Denver Nuggets guard Isaiah Thomas drives past Boston Celtics guard Kyrie Irving, rear, during the first quarter of an NBA basketball game in Boston, Monday, March 18, 2019. Thomas returned to play in his first game after bein...
    (AP Photo/Charles Krupa). Denver Nuggets guard Isaiah Thomas drives past Boston Celtics guard Kyrie Irving, rear, during the first quarter of an NBA basketball game in Boston, Monday, March 18, 2019. Thomas returned to play in his first game after bein...(AP Photo/Charles Krupa). Denver Nuggets guard Isaiah Thomas drives past Boston Celtics guard Kyrie Irving, rear, during the first quarter of an NBA basketball game in Boston, Monday, March 18, 2019. Thomas returned to play in his first game after bein...
    Nikola Jokic scores 21, Nuggets rally to beat the Boston Celtics 114-105, clinch playoff berth.
    Nikola Jokic scores 21, Nuggets rally to beat the Boston Celtics 114-105, clinch playoff berth.
  • Lightning top Coyotes 4-1 to clinch Presidents' Trophy

    Lightning top Coyotes 4-1 to clinch Presidents' Trophy

    Monday, March 18 2019 10:51 PM EDT2019-03-19 02:51:35 GMT
    Tuesday, March 19 2019 10:02 AM EDT2019-03-19 14:02:29 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jason Behnken). Tampa Bay Lightning defenseman Ryan McDonagh (27), center Steven Stamkos (91), defenseman Erik Cernak (81) and left wing Ondrej Palat (18) celebrate Stamkos' goal during the first period of an NHL hockey game against the Arizo...(AP Photo/Jason Behnken). Tampa Bay Lightning defenseman Ryan McDonagh (27), center Steven Stamkos (91), defenseman Erik Cernak (81) and left wing Ondrej Palat (18) celebrate Stamkos' goal during the first period of an NHL hockey game against the Arizo...
    (AP Photo/Jason Behnken). Tampa Bay Lightning defenseman Ryan McDonagh (27), center Steven Stamkos (91), defenseman Erik Cernak (81) and left wing Ondrej Palat (18) celebrate Stamkos' goal during the first period of an NHL hockey game against the Arizo...(AP Photo/Jason Behnken). Tampa Bay Lightning defenseman Ryan McDonagh (27), center Steven Stamkos (91), defenseman Erik Cernak (81) and left wing Ondrej Palat (18) celebrate Stamkos' goal during the first period of an NHL hockey game against the Arizo...
    Steven Stamkos scored his 36th goal of the season and the Tampa Bay Lightning clinched the Presidents' Trophy with a 4-1 victory over the Arizona Coyotes. The Lightning, who have 116 points, will have home-ice...
    Steven Stamkos scored his 36th goal of the season and the Tampa Bay Lightning clinched the Presidents' Trophy with a 4-1 victory over the Arizona Coyotes. The Lightning, who have 116 points, will have home-ice advantage throughout the Stanley Cup playoffs.
  • Spurs extend streak to 9 straight, beat Warriors 111-105

    Spurs extend streak to 9 straight, beat Warriors 111-105

    Monday, March 18 2019 11:01 PM EDT2019-03-19 03:01:34 GMT
    Tuesday, March 19 2019 10:02 AM EDT2019-03-19 14:02:27 GMT
    (AP Photo/Eric Gay). San Antonio Spurs guard DeMar DeRozan (10) shoots against Golden State Warriors guard Klay Thompson (11) during the second half of an NBA basketball game in San Antonio, Monday, March 18, 2019.(AP Photo/Eric Gay). San Antonio Spurs guard DeMar DeRozan (10) shoots against Golden State Warriors guard Klay Thompson (11) during the second half of an NBA basketball game in San Antonio, Monday, March 18, 2019.
    (AP Photo/Eric Gay). San Antonio Spurs guard DeMar DeRozan (10) shoots against Golden State Warriors guard Klay Thompson (11) during the second half of an NBA basketball game in San Antonio, Monday, March 18, 2019.(AP Photo/Eric Gay). San Antonio Spurs guard DeMar DeRozan (10) shoots against Golden State Warriors guard Klay Thompson (11) during the second half of an NBA basketball game in San Antonio, Monday, March 18, 2019.
    DeMar DeRozan had 26 points and nine rebounds, LaMarcus Aldridge added 23 points and 13 rebounds and the San Antonio Spurs beat the Golden State Warriors 111-105 for their ninth straight win.
    DeMar DeRozan had 26 points and nine rebounds, LaMarcus Aldridge added 23 points and 13 rebounds and the San Antonio Spurs beat the Golden State Warriors 111-105 for their ninth straight win.
  • Nowitzki passes Wilt but Pelicans top Mavs 129-125 in OT

    Nowitzki passes Wilt but Pelicans top Mavs 129-125 in OT

    Monday, March 18 2019 11:51 PM EDT2019-03-19 03:51:37 GMT
    Tuesday, March 19 2019 10:02 AM EDT2019-03-19 14:02:23 GMT
    (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez). Dallas Mavericks forward Dirk Nowitzki (41) shoots as New Orleans Pelicans’ Kenrich Williams (3) defends and Pelicans’ Julius Randle (30) and Anthony Davis (23) watch in the first half of an NBA basketball game in Dallas, Mon...(AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez). Dallas Mavericks forward Dirk Nowitzki (41) shoots as New Orleans Pelicans’ Kenrich Williams (3) defends and Pelicans’ Julius Randle (30) and Anthony Davis (23) watch in the first half of an NBA basketball game in Dallas, Mon...
    (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez). Dallas Mavericks forward Dirk Nowitzki (41) shoots as New Orleans Pelicans’ Kenrich Williams (3) defends and Pelicans’ Julius Randle (30) and Anthony Davis (23) watch in the first half of an NBA basketball game in Dallas, Mon...(AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez). Dallas Mavericks forward Dirk Nowitzki (41) shoots as New Orleans Pelicans’ Kenrich Williams (3) defends and Pelicans’ Julius Randle (30) and Anthony Davis (23) watch in the first half of an NBA basketball game in Dallas, Mon...
    Dirk Nowitzki passed Wilt Chamberlain for sixth place on the NBA's career scoring list, but Elfrid Payton had his fifth straight triple-double to help the New Orleans Pelicans beat the Dallas Mavericks 129-125 in...
    Dirk Nowitzki passed Wilt Chamberlain for sixth place on the NBA's career scoring list, but Elfrid Payton had his fifth straight triple-double to help the New Orleans Pelicans beat the Dallas Mavericks 129-125 in overtime.
  • Duke back on top; ACC sits 1-2-3 atop final AP Top 25

    Duke back on top; ACC sits 1-2-3 atop final AP Top 25

    Monday, March 18 2019 12:11 PM EDT2019-03-18 16:11:14 GMT
    Tuesday, March 19 2019 10:02 AM EDT2019-03-19 14:02:15 GMT
    (AP Photo/Nell Redmond). Duke head coach Mike Krzyzewski celebrates Duke's win over Florida State after cutting down a net after the NCAA college basketball championship game of the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament in Charlotte, N.C., Saturday, Mar...(AP Photo/Nell Redmond). Duke head coach Mike Krzyzewski celebrates Duke's win over Florida State after cutting down a net after the NCAA college basketball championship game of the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament in Charlotte, N.C., Saturday, Mar...
    (AP Photo/Nell Redmond). Duke head coach Mike Krzyzewski celebrates Duke's win over Florida State after cutting down a net after the NCAA college basketball championship game of the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament in Charlotte, N.C., Saturday, Mar...(AP Photo/Nell Redmond). Duke head coach Mike Krzyzewski celebrates Duke's win over Florida State after cutting down a net after the NCAA college basketball championship game of the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament in Charlotte, N.C., Saturday, Mar...
    Duke is back on top followed by Virginia and North Carolina to give the Atlantic Coast Conference a 1-2-3 showing in the final AP Top 25 poll this season.
    Duke is back on top followed by Virginia and North Carolina to give the Atlantic Coast Conference a 1-2-3 showing in the final AP Top 25 poll this season.
  • Spoilers! Baylor tops women's NCAA field as bracket leaks

    Spoilers! Baylor tops women's NCAA field as bracket leaks

    Monday, March 18 2019 5:11 PM EDT2019-03-18 21:11:24 GMT
    Tuesday, March 19 2019 4:01 AM EDT2019-03-19 08:01:31 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alonzo Adams). Baylor celebrates after defeating Iowa State during the Big 12 women's conference tournament championship in Oklahoma City, Monday, March 11, 2019. Baylor won 67-49.(AP Photo/Alonzo Adams). Baylor celebrates after defeating Iowa State during the Big 12 women's conference tournament championship in Oklahoma City, Monday, March 11, 2019. Baylor won 67-49.
    (AP Photo/Alonzo Adams). Baylor celebrates after defeating Iowa State during the Big 12 women's conference tournament championship in Oklahoma City, Monday, March 11, 2019. Baylor won 67-49.(AP Photo/Alonzo Adams). Baylor celebrates after defeating Iowa State during the Big 12 women's conference tournament championship in Oklahoma City, Monday, March 11, 2019. Baylor won 67-49.
    Baylor, Notre Dame, Mississippi State and Louisville are the top seeds in the women's NCAA Tournament.
    Baylor, Notre Dame, Mississippi State and Louisville are the top seeds in the women's NCAA Tournament.
  • 76ers' Embiid hates the Celtics, now he needs to beat them

    76ers' Embiid hates the Celtics, now he needs to beat them

    Monday, March 18 2019 2:21 AM EDT2019-03-18 06:21:34 GMT
    Tuesday, March 19 2019 3:22 AM EDT2019-03-19 07:22:30 GMT
    (AP Photo/Aaron Gash). Philadelphia 76ers' Joel Embiid (21) reacts after making a shot during the second half of the team's NBA basketball game against the Milwaukee Bucks on Sunday, March 17, 2019, in Milwaukee. The 76ers won 130-125.(AP Photo/Aaron Gash). Philadelphia 76ers' Joel Embiid (21) reacts after making a shot during the second half of the team's NBA basketball game against the Milwaukee Bucks on Sunday, March 17, 2019, in Milwaukee. The 76ers won 130-125.
    (AP Photo/Aaron Gash). Philadelphia 76ers' Joel Embiid (21) reacts after making a shot during the second half of the team's NBA basketball game against the Milwaukee Bucks on Sunday, March 17, 2019, in Milwaukee. The 76ers won 130-125.(AP Photo/Aaron Gash). Philadelphia 76ers' Joel Embiid (21) reacts after making a shot during the second half of the team's NBA basketball game against the Milwaukee Bucks on Sunday, March 17, 2019, in Milwaukee. The 76ers won 130-125.
    There's still some good, old-fashioned hate in the NBA.
    There's still some good, old-fashioned hate in the NBA.
  • Union head praises Jays for raising minor league pay by half

    Union head praises Jays for raising minor league pay by half

    Monday, March 18 2019 11:41 AM EDT2019-03-18 15:41:18 GMT
    Tuesday, March 19 2019 1:32 AM EDT2019-03-19 05:32:06 GMT
    (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara). Toronto Blue Jays' Bo Bichette watches his two-run home run off Pittsburgh Pirates relief pitcher Matt Eckelman during the fourth inning of a spring training baseball game Friday, March 8, 2019, in Bradenton, Fla. Catching for...(AP Photo/Chris O'Meara). Toronto Blue Jays' Bo Bichette watches his two-run home run off Pittsburgh Pirates relief pitcher Matt Eckelman during the fourth inning of a spring training baseball game Friday, March 8, 2019, in Bradenton, Fla. Catching for...
    (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara). Toronto Blue Jays' Bo Bichette watches his two-run home run off Pittsburgh Pirates relief pitcher Matt Eckelman during the fourth inning of a spring training baseball game Friday, March 8, 2019, in Bradenton, Fla. Catching for...(AP Photo/Chris O'Meara). Toronto Blue Jays' Bo Bichette watches his two-run home run off Pittsburgh Pirates relief pitcher Matt Eckelman during the fourth inning of a spring training baseball game Friday, March 8, 2019, in Bradenton, Fla. Catching for...
    Union head Tony Clark applauds Blue Jays' decision to give minor leaguers 50 percent raise.
    Union head Tony Clark applauds Blue Jays' decision to give minor leaguers 50 percent raise.
  • Bengals release oft-suspended LB Vontaze Burfict

    Bengals release oft-suspended LB Vontaze Burfict

    Monday, March 18 2019 4:41 PM EDT2019-03-18 20:41:20 GMT
    Monday, March 18 2019 11:52 PM EDT2019-03-19 03:52:56 GMT
    The Cincinnati Bengals released oft-suspended linebacker Vontaze Burfict.
    The Cincinnati Bengals released oft-suspended linebacker Vontaze Burfict.
  • Nowitzki passes Chamberlain for 6th on NBA scoring list

    Nowitzki passes Chamberlain for 6th on NBA scoring list

    Monday, March 18 2019 9:01 PM EDT2019-03-19 01:01:26 GMT
    Monday, March 18 2019 11:21 PM EDT2019-03-19 03:21:44 GMT
    Dirk Nowitzki of the Dallas Mavericks became the NBA's sixth-leading scorer with another of his signature long-range jumpers.
    Dirk Nowitzki of the Dallas Mavericks became the NBA's sixth-leading scorer with another of his signature long-range jumpers.
  • Changeover: Miami Open tennis moves to Dolphins' home

    Changeover: Miami Open tennis moves to Dolphins' home

    Monday, March 18 2019 6:11 PM EDT2019-03-18 22:11:22 GMT
    Monday, March 18 2019 10:22 PM EDT2019-03-19 02:22:35 GMT
    (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky). Novak Djokovic practices for the Miami Open tennis tournament at Hard Rock Stadium, Monday, March 18, 2019, in Miami Gardens, Fla. The Miami Open has moved north from its home since 1987, the picturesque island of Key Biscayne,...(AP Photo/Lynne Sladky). Novak Djokovic practices for the Miami Open tennis tournament at Hard Rock Stadium, Monday, March 18, 2019, in Miami Gardens, Fla. The Miami Open has moved north from its home since 1987, the picturesque island of Key Biscayne,...
    (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky). Novak Djokovic practices for the Miami Open tennis tournament at Hard Rock Stadium, Monday, March 18, 2019, in Miami Gardens, Fla. The Miami Open has moved north from its home since 1987, the picturesque island of Key Biscayne,...(AP Photo/Lynne Sladky). Novak Djokovic practices for the Miami Open tennis tournament at Hard Rock Stadium, Monday, March 18, 2019, in Miami Gardens, Fla. The Miami Open has moved north from its home since 1987, the picturesque island of Key Biscayne,...
    Tennis with a football look: Miami Open leaves Key Biscayne for new home at Dolphins' stadium.
    Tennis with a football look: Miami Open leaves Key Biscayne for new home at Dolphins' stadium.
  • Baylor finishes No. 1 in AP women's hoops poll

    Baylor finishes No. 1 in AP women's hoops poll

    Monday, March 18 2019 1:11 PM EDT2019-03-18 17:11:31 GMT
    Monday, March 18 2019 10:03 PM EDT2019-03-19 02:03:31 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alonzo Adams). Baylor head coach Kim Mulkey holds her grandson, assisted by her daughter Makenzie Fuller, as she cuts down the nets after Baylor defeated Iowa State during the Big 12 women's conference tournament championship in Oklahoma City...(AP Photo/Alonzo Adams). Baylor head coach Kim Mulkey holds her grandson, assisted by her daughter Makenzie Fuller, as she cuts down the nets after Baylor defeated Iowa State during the Big 12 women's conference tournament championship in Oklahoma City...
    (AP Photo/Alonzo Adams). Baylor head coach Kim Mulkey holds her grandson, assisted by her daughter Makenzie Fuller, as she cuts down the nets after Baylor defeated Iowa State during the Big 12 women's conference tournament championship in Oklahoma City...(AP Photo/Alonzo Adams). Baylor head coach Kim Mulkey holds her grandson, assisted by her daughter Makenzie Fuller, as she cuts down the nets after Baylor defeated Iowa State during the Big 12 women's conference tournament championship in Oklahoma City...
    Baylor finishes No. 1 in The Associated Press women's basketball poll.
    Baylor finishes No. 1 in The Associated Press women's basketball poll.
  • Gettleman goes on offense over Odell Beckham deal and Eli

    Gettleman goes on offense over Odell Beckham deal and Eli

    Monday, March 18 2019 12:01 PM EDT2019-03-18 16:01:16 GMT
    Monday, March 18 2019 7:22 PM EDT2019-03-18 23:22:23 GMT
    Giants general manager Dave Gettleman says trading Beckham was in best interests of team.
    Giants general manager Dave Gettleman says trading Beckham was in best interests of team.
  • Marketing group fined $1 million in FIFA corruption case

    Marketing group fined $1 million in FIFA corruption case

    Monday, March 18 2019 2:51 PM EDT2019-03-18 18:51:17 GMT
    Monday, March 18 2019 6:12 PM EDT2019-03-18 22:12:25 GMT
    A judge has ordered a sports marketing group to pay a total of $1 million in fines in the FIFA soccer scandal.
    A judge has ordered a sports marketing group to pay a total of $1 million in fines in the FIFA soccer scandal.
  • Kyle Busch ties Petty's record with 200th career NASCAR win

    Kyle Busch ties Petty's record with 200th career NASCAR win

    Sunday, March 17 2019 3:11 PM EDT2019-03-17 19:11:22 GMT
    Monday, March 18 2019 3:32 PM EDT2019-03-18 19:32:20 GMT
    (AP Photo/Rachel Luna). Crew members push Jimmie Johnson's car to the track during the NASCAR Cup Series auto race at Auto Club Speedway, in Fontana, Calif., Sunday, March 17, 2019.(AP Photo/Rachel Luna). Crew members push Jimmie Johnson's car to the track during the NASCAR Cup Series auto race at Auto Club Speedway, in Fontana, Calif., Sunday, March 17, 2019.
    (AP Photo/Rachel Luna). Crew members push Jimmie Johnson's car to the track during the NASCAR Cup Series auto race at Auto Club Speedway, in Fontana, Calif., Sunday, March 17, 2019.(AP Photo/Rachel Luna). Crew members push Jimmie Johnson's car to the track during the NASCAR Cup Series auto race at Auto Club Speedway, in Fontana, Calif., Sunday, March 17, 2019.
    Kyle Busch is trying to tie Richard Petty's NASCAR record of 200 victories when he hits the track at Auto Club Speedway.
    Kyle Busch is trying to tie Richard Petty's NASCAR record of 200 victories when he hits the track at Auto Club Speedway.
  • Glass sneaker? Stopping Zion the key to March Madness

    Glass sneaker? Stopping Zion the key to March Madness

    Monday, March 18 2019 2:11 AM EDT2019-03-18 06:11:39 GMT
    Monday, March 18 2019 3:32 PM EDT2019-03-18 19:32:16 GMT
    (AP Photo/Chuck Burton). Duke's Zion Williamson celebrates after Duke defeated Florida State in the NCAA college basketball championship game of the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament in Charlotte, N.C., Saturday, March 16, 2019. Williamson was named...(AP Photo/Chuck Burton). Duke's Zion Williamson celebrates after Duke defeated Florida State in the NCAA college basketball championship game of the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament in Charlotte, N.C., Saturday, March 16, 2019. Williamson was named...
    (AP Photo/Chuck Burton). Duke's Zion Williamson celebrates after Duke defeated Florida State in the NCAA college basketball championship game of the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament in Charlotte, N.C., Saturday, March 16, 2019. Williamson was named...(AP Photo/Chuck Burton). Duke's Zion Williamson celebrates after Duke defeated Florida State in the NCAA college basketball championship game of the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament in Charlotte, N.C., Saturday, March 16, 2019. Williamson was named...
    Stopping Zion could be key to outdueling Duke in NCAA Tournament.
    Stopping Zion could be key to outdueling Duke in NCAA Tournament.
  • McIlroy emerges from wild day to win Players Championship

    McIlroy emerges from wild day to win Players Championship

    Sunday, March 17 2019 5:51 PM EDT2019-03-17 21:51:28 GMT
    Monday, March 18 2019 3:32 PM EDT2019-03-18 19:32:13 GMT
    (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert). Rory McIlroy, of Northern Ireland, chips to the ninth green during the final round of The Players Championship golf tournament Sunday, March 17, 2019, in Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla.(AP Photo/Gerald Herbert). Rory McIlroy, of Northern Ireland, chips to the ninth green during the final round of The Players Championship golf tournament Sunday, March 17, 2019, in Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla.
    (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert). Rory McIlroy, of Northern Ireland, chips to the ninth green during the final round of The Players Championship golf tournament Sunday, March 17, 2019, in Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla.(AP Photo/Gerald Herbert). Rory McIlroy, of Northern Ireland, chips to the ninth green during the final round of The Players Championship golf tournament Sunday, March 17, 2019, in Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla.
    Rory delivers a major performance on back 9 at TPC Sawgrass to win The Players Championship.
    Rory delivers a major performance on back 9 at TPC Sawgrass to win The Players Championship.
  • Thiem edges Federer in 3 sets to win Indian Wells title

    Thiem edges Federer in 3 sets to win Indian Wells title

    Sunday, March 17 2019 6:41 PM EDT2019-03-17 22:41:24 GMT
    Monday, March 18 2019 3:32 PM EDT2019-03-18 19:32:07 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill). Bianca Andreescu, of Canada, celebrates after winning a game against Angelique Kerber, of Germany, during the women's final at the BNP Paribas Open tennis tournament Sunday, March 17, 2019, in Indian Wells, Calif.(AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill). Bianca Andreescu, of Canada, celebrates after winning a game against Angelique Kerber, of Germany, during the women's final at the BNP Paribas Open tennis tournament Sunday, March 17, 2019, in Indian Wells, Calif.
    (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill). Bianca Andreescu, of Canada, celebrates after winning a game against Angelique Kerber, of Germany, during the women's final at the BNP Paribas Open tennis tournament Sunday, March 17, 2019, in Indian Wells, Calif.(AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill). Bianca Andreescu, of Canada, celebrates after winning a game against Angelique Kerber, of Germany, during the women's final at the BNP Paribas Open tennis tournament Sunday, March 17, 2019, in Indian Wells, Calif.
    Bianca Andreescu upset three-time major champion Angelique Kerber 6-4, 3-6, 6-4 to win the BNP Paribas Open, becoming at age 18 the first wild-card winner in tournament history.
    Bianca Andreescu upset three-time major champion Angelique Kerber 6-4, 3-6, 6-4 to win the BNP Paribas Open, becoming at age 18 the first wild-card winner in tournament history.
  • Trio of top seeds puts ACC in the spotlight

    Trio of top seeds puts ACC in the spotlight

    Monday, March 18 2019 2:21 AM EDT2019-03-18 06:21:40 GMT
    Monday, March 18 2019 2:44 PM EDT2019-03-18 18:44:06 GMT
    (AP Photo/Chuck Burton). Duke's Zion Williamson (1) reacts during the second half against Florida State in the NCAA college basketball championship game of the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament in Charlotte, N.C., Saturday, March 16, 2019.(AP Photo/Chuck Burton). Duke's Zion Williamson (1) reacts during the second half against Florida State in the NCAA college basketball championship game of the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament in Charlotte, N.C., Saturday, March 16, 2019.
    (AP Photo/Chuck Burton). Duke's Zion Williamson (1) reacts during the second half against Florida State in the NCAA college basketball championship game of the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament in Charlotte, N.C., Saturday, March 16, 2019.(AP Photo/Chuck Burton). Duke's Zion Williamson (1) reacts during the second half against Florida State in the NCAA college basketball championship game of the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament in Charlotte, N.C., Saturday, March 16, 2019.
    The Atlantic Coast Conference comes into the NCAA Tournament with three No. 1 seeds, but no league has put three teams in the Final Four since 1985.
    The Atlantic Coast Conference comes into the NCAA Tournament with three No. 1 seeds, but no league has put three teams in the Final Four since 1985.
  • Big Ten has 8 teams in NCAA, 11 leagues with multiple teams

    Big Ten has 8 teams in NCAA, 11 leagues with multiple teams

    Sunday, March 17 2019 7:41 PM EDT2019-03-17 23:41:34 GMT
    Monday, March 18 2019 12:33 PM EDT2019-03-18 16:33:51 GMT
    (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh). Michigan State's Kenny Goins cuts a piece of the net after defeating Michigan 65-60 in an NCAA college basketball championship game in the Big Ten Conference tournament, Sunday, March 17, 2019, in Chicago.(AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh). Michigan State's Kenny Goins cuts a piece of the net after defeating Michigan 65-60 in an NCAA college basketball championship game in the Big Ten Conference tournament, Sunday, March 17, 2019, in Chicago.
    (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh). Michigan State's Kenny Goins cuts a piece of the net after defeating Michigan 65-60 in an NCAA college basketball championship game in the Big Ten Conference tournament, Sunday, March 17, 2019, in Chicago.(AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh). Michigan State's Kenny Goins cuts a piece of the net after defeating Michigan 65-60 in an NCAA college basketball championship game in the Big Ten Conference tournament, Sunday, March 17, 2019, in Chicago.
    Big Ten sending 8 teams to NCAA Tournament, among 11 different leagues with multiple teams.
    Big Ten sending 8 teams to NCAA Tournament, among 11 different leagues with multiple teams.
  • FA Cup run hardens Wolves' status in English soccer

    FA Cup run hardens Wolves' status in English soccer

    Monday, March 18 2019 10:22 AM EDT2019-03-18 14:22:50 GMT
    Monday, March 18 2019 12:23 PM EDT2019-03-18 16:23:15 GMT
    (AP Photo/Rui Vieira). Wolverhampton's Raul Jimenez, centre, celebrates with teammates after scoring his side's opening goal during the English FA Cup Quarter Final soccer match between Wolverhampton Wanderers and Manchester United at the Molineux Stad...(AP Photo/Rui Vieira). Wolverhampton's Raul Jimenez, centre, celebrates with teammates after scoring his side's opening goal during the English FA Cup Quarter Final soccer match between Wolverhampton Wanderers and Manchester United at the Molineux Stad...
    (AP Photo/Rui Vieira). Wolverhampton's Raul Jimenez, centre, celebrates with teammates after scoring his side's opening goal during the English FA Cup Quarter Final soccer match between Wolverhampton Wanderers and Manchester United at the Molineux Stad...(AP Photo/Rui Vieira). Wolverhampton's Raul Jimenez, centre, celebrates with teammates after scoring his side's opening goal during the English FA Cup Quarter Final soccer match between Wolverhampton Wanderers and Manchester United at the Molineux Stad...
    Wolverhampton Wanderers' first season back in the Premier League is going better than anyone at the club can have imagined.
    Wolverhampton Wanderers' first season back in the Premier League is going better than anyone at the club can have imagined.
  • Antetokounmpo has 52, but Embiid's 40 lead Sixers over Bucks

    Antetokounmpo has 52, but Embiid's 40 lead Sixers over Bucks

    Sunday, March 17 2019 7:01 PM EDT2019-03-17 23:01:23 GMT
    Monday, March 18 2019 10:33 AM EDT2019-03-18 14:33:04 GMT
    (AP Photo/Aaron Gash). Philadelphia 76ers' Joel Embiid dunks during the first half of the team's NBA basketball game against the Milwaukee Bucks on Sunday, March 17, 2019, in Milwaukee.(AP Photo/Aaron Gash). Philadelphia 76ers' Joel Embiid dunks during the first half of the team's NBA basketball game against the Milwaukee Bucks on Sunday, March 17, 2019, in Milwaukee.
    (AP Photo/Aaron Gash). Philadelphia 76ers' Joel Embiid dunks during the first half of the team's NBA basketball game against the Milwaukee Bucks on Sunday, March 17, 2019, in Milwaukee.(AP Photo/Aaron Gash). Philadelphia 76ers' Joel Embiid dunks during the first half of the team's NBA basketball game against the Milwaukee Bucks on Sunday, March 17, 2019, in Milwaukee.
    Giannis Antetokounmpo scored a career-high 52 points, but Joel Embiid had 40 points and 15 rebounds to lead the Philadelphia 76ers over the Milwaukee Bucks 130-125.
    Giannis Antetokounmpo scored a career-high 52 points, but Joel Embiid had 40 points and 15 rebounds to lead the Philadelphia 76ers over the Milwaukee Bucks 130-125.
  • McQuaid, Winston lead Michigan State over Michigan 65-60

    McQuaid, Winston lead Michigan State over Michigan 65-60

    Sunday, March 17 2019 6:21 PM EDT2019-03-17 22:21:22 GMT
    Monday, March 18 2019 10:33 AM EDT2019-03-18 14:33:02 GMT
    (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh). Michigan's Ignas Brazdeikis (13) reacts after shooting a 3-point basket during the first half of an NCAA college basketball championship game against Michigan State in the Big Ten Conference tournament, Sunday, March 17, 2019, in...(AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh). Michigan's Ignas Brazdeikis (13) reacts after shooting a 3-point basket during the first half of an NCAA college basketball championship game against Michigan State in the Big Ten Conference tournament, Sunday, March 17, 2019, in...
    (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh). Michigan's Ignas Brazdeikis (13) reacts after shooting a 3-point basket during the first half of an NCAA college basketball championship game against Michigan State in the Big Ten Conference tournament, Sunday, March 17, 2019, in...(AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh). Michigan's Ignas Brazdeikis (13) reacts after shooting a 3-point basket during the first half of an NCAA college basketball championship game against Michigan State in the Big Ten Conference tournament, Sunday, March 17, 2019, in...
    McQuaid scores career-high 27 points as No. 6 Michigan State beats No. 10 Michigan 65-60 in Big Ten final.
    McQuaid scores career-high 27 points as No. 6 Michigan State beats No. 10 Michigan 65-60 in Big Ten final.
  • Some lawmakers worry about allowing sports bets on phones

    Some lawmakers worry about allowing sports bets on phones

    Sunday, March 17 2019 9:11 AM EDT2019-03-17 13:11:08 GMT
    Monday, March 18 2019 10:22 AM EDT2019-03-18 14:22:57 GMT
    (AP Photo/Charles Krupa, File). FILE- In this March 12, 2019, file photo Rhode Island Rep. Teresa Tanzi addresses legislators during a late afternoon session on gaming at the State House in Providence, R.I. As lawmakers nationwide decide whether to all...(AP Photo/Charles Krupa, File). FILE- In this March 12, 2019, file photo Rhode Island Rep. Teresa Tanzi addresses legislators during a late afternoon session on gaming at the State House in Providence, R.I. As lawmakers nationwide decide whether to all...
    (AP Photo/Charles Krupa, File). FILE- In this March 12, 2019, file photo Rhode Island Rep. Teresa Tanzi addresses legislators during a late afternoon session on gaming at the State House in Providence, R.I. As lawmakers nationwide decide whether to all...(AP Photo/Charles Krupa, File). FILE- In this March 12, 2019, file photo Rhode Island Rep. Teresa Tanzi addresses legislators during a late afternoon session on gaming at the State House in Providence, R.I. As lawmakers nationwide decide whether to all...
    As states consider whether to legalize sports gambling, some lawmakers are raising concerns about a push to allow bets to be taken on phones and other mobile devices.
    As states consider whether to legalize sports gambling, some lawmakers are raising concerns about a push to allow bets to be taken on phones and other mobile devices.
  • University of Scandal, Corruption? USC at core of bribe plot

    University of Scandal, Corruption? USC at core of bribe plot

    Sunday, March 17 2019 11:31 AM EDT2019-03-17 15:31:12 GMT
    Monday, March 18 2019 10:13 AM EDT2019-03-18 14:13:29 GMT
    (AP Photo/Reed Saxon,File). FILE - This March 12, 2019 file photo shows the University Village area of the University of Southern California in Los Angeles. The past year has been a bruising one for the Los Angeles university. The president who helped ...(AP Photo/Reed Saxon,File). FILE - This March 12, 2019 file photo shows the University Village area of the University of Southern California in Los Angeles. The past year has been a bruising one for the Los Angeles university. The president who helped ...
    (AP Photo/Reed Saxon,File). FILE - This March 12, 2019 file photo shows the University Village area of the University of Southern California in Los Angeles. The past year has been a bruising one for the Los Angeles university. The president who helped ...(AP Photo/Reed Saxon,File). FILE - This March 12, 2019 file photo shows the University Village area of the University of Southern California in Los Angeles. The past year has been a bruising one for the Los Angeles university. The president who helped ...
    The University of Southern California's place at the center of a widespread college admissions bribery scheme has added to the string of recent scandals at the school.
    The University of Southern California's place at the center of a widespread college admissions bribery scheme has added to the string of recent scandals at the school.
  • Paul scores 25 to lead Rockets over Wolves 117-102

    Paul scores 25 to lead Rockets over Wolves 117-102

    Sunday, March 17 2019 11:31 PM EDT2019-03-18 03:31:30 GMT
    Monday, March 18 2019 9:42 AM EDT2019-03-18 13:42:41 GMT
    (AP Photo/David J. Phillip). Houston Rockets' James Harden, left, shoots as Minnesota Timberwolves' Josh Okogie (20) defends during the first half of an NBA basketball game Sunday, March 17, 2019, in Houston.(AP Photo/David J. Phillip). Houston Rockets' James Harden, left, shoots as Minnesota Timberwolves' Josh Okogie (20) defends during the first half of an NBA basketball game Sunday, March 17, 2019, in Houston.
    (AP Photo/David J. Phillip). Houston Rockets' James Harden, left, shoots as Minnesota Timberwolves' Josh Okogie (20) defends during the first half of an NBA basketball game Sunday, March 17, 2019, in Houston.(AP Photo/David J. Phillip). Houston Rockets' James Harden, left, shoots as Minnesota Timberwolves' Josh Okogie (20) defends during the first half of an NBA basketball game Sunday, March 17, 2019, in Houston.
    Chris Paul scored 25 points with 10 assists and tied a career high with six 3-pointers as the Houston Rockets used a big third quarter to pull away and get a 117-102 win over the Minnesota Timberwolves.
    Chris Paul scored 25 points with 10 assists and tied a career high with six 3-pointers as the Houston Rockets used a big third quarter to pull away and get a 117-102 win over the Minnesota Timberwolves.
  • The Latest: Best bet: Duke is favored to win NCAA Tournament

    The Latest: Best bet: Duke is favored to win NCAA Tournament

    Sunday, March 17 2019 5:51 PM EDT2019-03-17 21:51:38 GMT
    Monday, March 18 2019 2:22 AM EDT2019-03-18 06:22:33 GMT
    (AP Photo/Chuck Burton). Duke's Zion Williamson (1) goes up to dunk against Florida State during the first half of the NCAA college basketball championship game of the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament in Charlotte, N.C., Saturday, March 16, 2019.(AP Photo/Chuck Burton). Duke's Zion Williamson (1) goes up to dunk against Florida State during the first half of the NCAA college basketball championship game of the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament in Charlotte, N.C., Saturday, March 16, 2019.
    (AP Photo/Chuck Burton). Duke's Zion Williamson (1) goes up to dunk against Florida State during the first half of the NCAA college basketball championship game of the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament in Charlotte, N.C., Saturday, March 16, 2019.(AP Photo/Chuck Burton). Duke's Zion Williamson (1) goes up to dunk against Florida State during the first half of the NCAA college basketball championship game of the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament in Charlotte, N.C., Saturday, March 16, 2019.
    Upsets in conference tournaments could alter the strength of the NCAA Tournament bracket.
    Upsets in conference tournaments could alter the strength of the NCAA Tournament bracket.
  • Zion sets doubts aside, gets ready for NCAA's biggest party

    Zion sets doubts aside, gets ready for NCAA's biggest party

    Sunday, March 17 2019 6:41 PM EDT2019-03-17 22:41:27 GMT
    Monday, March 18 2019 2:13 AM EDT2019-03-18 06:13:51 GMT
    (AP Photo/Chuck Burton). Duke's Zion Williamson (1) reacts during the second half against Florida State in the NCAA college basketball championship game of the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament in Charlotte, N.C., Saturday, March 16, 2019.(AP Photo/Chuck Burton). Duke's Zion Williamson (1) reacts during the second half against Florida State in the NCAA college basketball championship game of the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament in Charlotte, N.C., Saturday, March 16, 2019.
    (AP Photo/Chuck Burton). Duke's Zion Williamson (1) reacts during the second half against Florida State in the NCAA college basketball championship game of the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament in Charlotte, N.C., Saturday, March 16, 2019.(AP Photo/Chuck Burton). Duke's Zion Williamson (1) reacts during the second half against Florida State in the NCAA college basketball championship game of the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament in Charlotte, N.C., Saturday, March 16, 2019.
    Duke gets top billing; Carolina, Virginia, Gonzaga also No. 1s.
    Duke gets top billing; Carolina, Virginia, Gonzaga also No. 1s.
  • Fitzpatrick agrees to $11 million, 2-year deal with Miami

    Fitzpatrick agrees to $11 million, 2-year deal with Miami

    Sunday, March 17 2019 4:01 PM EDT2019-03-17 20:01:20 GMT
    Monday, March 18 2019 2:13 AM EDT2019-03-18 06:13:43 GMT
    Veteran quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick has agreed to terms on a two-year contract with the Miami Dolphins, who were in the market for a replacement for Ryan Tannehill.
    Veteran quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick has agreed to terms on a two-year contract with the Miami Dolphins, who were in the market for a replacement for Ryan Tannehill.
  • Dog that completed Iditarod sled race dies of pneumonia

    Dog that completed Iditarod sled race dies of pneumonia

    Sunday, March 17 2019 2:21 AM EDT2019-03-17 06:21:33 GMT
    Sunday, March 17 2019 11:22 PM EDT2019-03-18 03:22:53 GMT
    Iditarod race officials say a dog on a racer's team has died of pneumonia, and the crew has been withdrawn from the event.
    Iditarod race officials say a dog on a racer's team has died of pneumonia, and the crew has been withdrawn from the event.
  • Copeland, Yale beat Harvard for Ivy League title, NCAA berth

    Copeland, Yale beat Harvard for Ivy League title, NCAA berth

    Sunday, March 17 2019 2:41 PM EDT2019-03-17 18:41:29 GMT
    Sunday, March 17 2019 11:01 PM EDT2019-03-18 03:01:59 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jessica Hill). Yale's Paul Atkinson, front, dribbles as Harvard's Chris Lewis, back, defends during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game for the Ivy League championship at Yale University in New Haven, Conn., Sunday, March 17, 20...(AP Photo/Jessica Hill). Yale's Paul Atkinson, front, dribbles as Harvard's Chris Lewis, back, defends during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game for the Ivy League championship at Yale University in New Haven, Conn., Sunday, March 17, 20...
    (AP Photo/Jessica Hill). Yale's Paul Atkinson, front, dribbles as Harvard's Chris Lewis, back, defends during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game for the Ivy League championship at Yale University in New Haven, Conn., Sunday, March 17, 20...(AP Photo/Jessica Hill). Yale's Paul Atkinson, front, dribbles as Harvard's Chris Lewis, back, defends during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game for the Ivy League championship at Yale University in New Haven, Conn., Sunday, March 17, 20...
    Alex Copeland scored a season-high 25 points and Yale beat archrival Harvard 97-85 for the Ivy League title and its second NCAA Tournament trip in four seasons.
    Alex Copeland scored a season-high 25 points and Yale beat archrival Harvard 97-85 for the Ivy League title and its second NCAA Tournament trip in four seasons.
  • Antetokounmpo becomes record 11th 50-point scorer of season

    Antetokounmpo becomes record 11th 50-point scorer of season

    Sunday, March 17 2019 9:11 PM EDT2019-03-18 01:11:28 GMT
    Sunday, March 17 2019 9:22 PM EDT2019-03-18 01:22:32 GMT
    (AP Photo/Aaron Gash). Milwaukee Bucks' Giannis Antetokounmpo reacts after making a shot during the second half of the team's NBA basketball game against the Philadelphia 76ers on Sunday, March 17, 2019, in Milwaukee. The 76ers won 130-125.(AP Photo/Aaron Gash). Milwaukee Bucks' Giannis Antetokounmpo reacts after making a shot during the second half of the team's NBA basketball game against the Philadelphia 76ers on Sunday, March 17, 2019, in Milwaukee. The 76ers won 130-125.
    (AP Photo/Aaron Gash). Milwaukee Bucks' Giannis Antetokounmpo reacts after making a shot during the second half of the team's NBA basketball game against the Philadelphia 76ers on Sunday, March 17, 2019, in Milwaukee. The 76ers won 130-125.(AP Photo/Aaron Gash). Milwaukee Bucks' Giannis Antetokounmpo reacts after making a shot during the second half of the team's NBA basketball game against the Philadelphia 76ers on Sunday, March 17, 2019, in Milwaukee. The 76ers won 130-125.
    For the first time, an NBA season has seen 11 players score 50 points in a game.
    For the first time, an NBA season has seen 11 players score 50 points in a game.
  • No. 22 Auburn routs 8th-ranked Tennessee 84-64 for SEC title

    No. 22 Auburn routs 8th-ranked Tennessee 84-64 for SEC title

    Sunday, March 17 2019 3:21 PM EDT2019-03-17 19:21:20 GMT
    Sunday, March 17 2019 9:22 PM EDT2019-03-18 01:22:24 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey). Auburn's Horace Spencer, left, holds the trophy as he celebrates with teammate Malik Dunbar after defeating Tennessee in the championship game of the NCAA Southeastern Conference basketball tournament Sunday, March 17, 2019, i...(AP Photo/Mark Humphrey). Auburn's Horace Spencer, left, holds the trophy as he celebrates with teammate Malik Dunbar after defeating Tennessee in the championship game of the NCAA Southeastern Conference basketball tournament Sunday, March 17, 2019, i...
    (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey). Auburn's Horace Spencer, left, holds the trophy as he celebrates with teammate Malik Dunbar after defeating Tennessee in the championship game of the NCAA Southeastern Conference basketball tournament Sunday, March 17, 2019, i...(AP Photo/Mark Humphrey). Auburn's Horace Spencer, left, holds the trophy as he celebrates with teammate Malik Dunbar after defeating Tennessee in the championship game of the NCAA Southeastern Conference basketball tournament Sunday, March 17, 2019, i...
    Bryce Brown scored 19 points in the first half, and the Auburn Tigers won their first Southeastern Conference Tournament championship since 1985 by routing eighth-ranked Tennessee 84-64.
    Bryce Brown scored 19 points in the first half, and the Auburn Tigers won their first Southeastern Conference Tournament championship since 1985 by routing eighth-ranked Tennessee 84-64.
  • Virginia top seed in NCAA South Region for 2nd straight year

    Virginia top seed in NCAA South Region for 2nd straight year

    Sunday, March 17 2019 6:51 PM EDT2019-03-17 22:51:25 GMT
    Sunday, March 17 2019 9:02 PM EDT2019-03-18 01:02:11 GMT
    (AP Photo/Chuck Burton). Virginia coach Tony Bennett argues a call during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against Florida State in the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament in Charlotte, N.C., Friday, March 15, 2019.(AP Photo/Chuck Burton). Virginia coach Tony Bennett argues a call during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against Florida State in the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament in Charlotte, N.C., Friday, March 15, 2019.
    (AP Photo/Chuck Burton). Virginia coach Tony Bennett argues a call during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against Florida State in the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament in Charlotte, N.C., Friday, March 15, 2019.(AP Photo/Chuck Burton). Virginia coach Tony Bennett argues a call during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against Florida State in the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament in Charlotte, N.C., Friday, March 15, 2019.
    Virginia now has its chance to make up for being the first No. 1 seed to lose its NCAA Tournament opener.
    Virginia now has its chance to make up for being the first No. 1 seed to lose its NCAA Tournament opener.
  • Phils' Harper back, still hitless; Hinch serves suspension

    Phils' Harper back, still hitless; Hinch serves suspension

    Sunday, March 17 2019 9:01 PM EDT2019-03-18 01:01:27 GMT
    Sunday, March 17 2019 9:02 PM EDT2019-03-18 01:02:06 GMT
    (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara). Philadelphia Phillies' Bryce Harper waits his turn in the batting cage before a spring training baseball game against the Toronto Blue Jays Saturday, March 9, 2019, in Clearwater, Fla.(AP Photo/Chris O'Meara). Philadelphia Phillies' Bryce Harper waits his turn in the batting cage before a spring training baseball game against the Toronto Blue Jays Saturday, March 9, 2019, in Clearwater, Fla.
    (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara). Philadelphia Phillies' Bryce Harper waits his turn in the batting cage before a spring training baseball game against the Toronto Blue Jays Saturday, March 9, 2019, in Clearwater, Fla.(AP Photo/Chris O'Meara). Philadelphia Phillies' Bryce Harper waits his turn in the batting cage before a spring training baseball game against the Toronto Blue Jays Saturday, March 9, 2019, in Clearwater, Fla.
    Phillies star Bryce Harper was back in the lineup two days after being hit in the ankle by a pitch.
    Phillies star Bryce Harper was back in the lineup two days after being hit in the ankle by a pitch.
  • Cincinnati defeats Houston 69-57 for AAC title

    Cincinnati defeats Houston 69-57 for AAC title

    Sunday, March 17 2019 6:01 PM EDT2019-03-17 22:01:22 GMT
    Sunday, March 17 2019 8:52 PM EDT2019-03-18 00:52:43 GMT
    (AP Photo/Troy Glasgow). Cincinnati coach Mick Cronin shouts to his players during the first half of the team's NCAA college basketball game against Houston in the American Athletic Conference men's tournament final Sunday, March 17, 2019, in Memphis, ...(AP Photo/Troy Glasgow). Cincinnati coach Mick Cronin shouts to his players during the first half of the team's NCAA college basketball game against Houston in the American Athletic Conference men's tournament final Sunday, March 17, 2019, in Memphis, ...
    (AP Photo/Troy Glasgow). Cincinnati coach Mick Cronin shouts to his players during the first half of the team's NCAA college basketball game against Houston in the American Athletic Conference men's tournament final Sunday, March 17, 2019, in Memphis, ...(AP Photo/Troy Glasgow). Cincinnati coach Mick Cronin shouts to his players during the first half of the team's NCAA college basketball game against Houston in the American Athletic Conference men's tournament final Sunday, March 17, 2019, in Memphis, ...
    Jarron Cumberland scores 33 points, No. 24 Cincinnati beats No. 11 Houston 69-57 for American Athletic Conference title.
    Jarron Cumberland scores 33 points, No. 24 Cincinnati beats No. 11 Houston 69-57 for American Athletic Conference title.
  • Gonzaga earns No. 1 seed in NCAA West Region

    Gonzaga earns No. 1 seed in NCAA West Region

    Sunday, March 17 2019 7:02 PM EDT2019-03-17 23:02:31 GMT
    Sunday, March 17 2019 8:33 PM EDT2019-03-18 00:33:09 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Locher). Gonzaga's Rui Hachimura drives into St. Mary's Malik Fitts during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game for the West Coast Conference men's tournament title, Tuesday, March 12, 2019, in Las Vegas.(AP Photo/John Locher). Gonzaga's Rui Hachimura drives into St. Mary's Malik Fitts during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game for the West Coast Conference men's tournament title, Tuesday, March 12, 2019, in Las Vegas.
    (AP Photo/John Locher). Gonzaga's Rui Hachimura drives into St. Mary's Malik Fitts during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game for the West Coast Conference men's tournament title, Tuesday, March 12, 2019, in Las Vegas.(AP Photo/John Locher). Gonzaga's Rui Hachimura drives into St. Mary's Malik Fitts during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game for the West Coast Conference men's tournament title, Tuesday, March 12, 2019, in Las Vegas.
    Gonzaga is the No. 1 seed in the NCAA Tournament West Region despite losing in the West Coast Conference tournament title game.
    Gonzaga is the No. 1 seed in the NCAA Tournament West Region despite losing in the West Coast Conference tournament title game.
  • Panathinaikos-Olympiakos game abandoned after clashes

    Panathinaikos-Olympiakos game abandoned after clashes

    Sunday, March 17 2019 5:01 PM EDT2019-03-17 21:01:21 GMT
    Sunday, March 17 2019 8:11 PM EDT2019-03-18 00:11:27 GMT
    (InTime Sports via AP). Fans burn a banner in front of stands during a Greek Super League soccer match inside the Athens' Olympic stadium, in Athens, Sunday, March 17, 2019. The derby between Greek league archrivals Panathinaikos and Olympiakos has bee...(InTime Sports via AP). Fans burn a banner in front of stands during a Greek Super League soccer match inside the Athens' Olympic stadium, in Athens, Sunday, March 17, 2019. The derby between Greek league archrivals Panathinaikos and Olympiakos has bee...
    (InTime Sports via AP). Fans burn a banner in front of stands during a Greek Super League soccer match inside the Athens' Olympic stadium, in Athens, Sunday, March 17, 2019. The derby between Greek league archrivals Panathinaikos and Olympiakos has bee...(InTime Sports via AP). Fans burn a banner in front of stands during a Greek Super League soccer match inside the Athens' Olympic stadium, in Athens, Sunday, March 17, 2019. The derby between Greek league archrivals Panathinaikos and Olympiakos has bee...
    Greek league rivals Panathinaikos and Olympiakos had their game abandoned after fans from host Panathinaikos clashed with police outside Athens' Olympic Stadium, and attempted to attack the Olympiakos bench inside...
    Greek league rivals Panathinaikos and Olympiakos had their game abandoned after fans from host Panathinaikos clashed with police outside Athens' Olympic Stadium, and attempted to attack the Olympiakos bench inside the stadium.
  • The Latest: Kyle Busch ties Petty's mark with 200th victory

    The Latest: Kyle Busch ties Petty's mark with 200th victory

    Sunday, March 17 2019 5:11 PM EDT2019-03-17 21:11:26 GMT
    Sunday, March 17 2019 7:02 PM EDT2019-03-17 23:02:47 GMT
    (AP Photo/Rachel Luna). Crew members push Jimmie Johnson's car to the track during the NASCAR Cup Series auto race at Auto Club Speedway, in Fontana, Calif., Sunday, March 17, 2019.(AP Photo/Rachel Luna). Crew members push Jimmie Johnson's car to the track during the NASCAR Cup Series auto race at Auto Club Speedway, in Fontana, Calif., Sunday, March 17, 2019.
    (AP Photo/Rachel Luna). Crew members push Jimmie Johnson's car to the track during the NASCAR Cup Series auto race at Auto Club Speedway, in Fontana, Calif., Sunday, March 17, 2019.(AP Photo/Rachel Luna). Crew members push Jimmie Johnson's car to the track during the NASCAR Cup Series auto race at Auto Club Speedway, in Fontana, Calif., Sunday, March 17, 2019.
    Kyle Busch finished in the lead under caution in the first stage of the NASCAR Cup Series race at Fontana.
    Kyle Busch finished in the lead under caution in the first stage of the NASCAR Cup Series race at Fontana.
  • Saint Louis rallies past Bonnies 55-53 for A-10 title

    Saint Louis rallies past Bonnies 55-53 for A-10 title

    Sunday, March 17 2019 3:51 PM EDT2019-03-17 19:51:18 GMT
    Sunday, March 17 2019 7:02 PM EDT2019-03-17 23:02:43 GMT
    (AP Photo/Julio Cortez). Saint Louis guard Fred Thatch Jr. (20) goes up  to shoot against St. Bonaventure center Amadi Ikpeze (32) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball final game in the Atlantic 10 men's tournament, Sunday, March 17, 201...(AP Photo/Julio Cortez). Saint Louis guard Fred Thatch Jr. (20) goes up to shoot against St. Bonaventure center Amadi Ikpeze (32) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball final game in the Atlantic 10 men's tournament, Sunday, March 17, 201...
    (AP Photo/Julio Cortez). Saint Louis guard Fred Thatch Jr. (20) goes up  to shoot against St. Bonaventure center Amadi Ikpeze (32) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball final game in the Atlantic 10 men's tournament, Sunday, March 17, 201...(AP Photo/Julio Cortez). Saint Louis guard Fred Thatch Jr. (20) goes up to shoot against St. Bonaventure center Amadi Ikpeze (32) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball final game in the Atlantic 10 men's tournament, Sunday, March 17, 201...
    Saint Louis rallies from 15-point, first-half deficit, locks down St. Bonaventure in the second half for a 55-53 victory in the Atlantic 10 championship.
    Saint Louis rallies from 15-point, first-half deficit, locks down St. Bonaventure in the second half for a 55-53 victory in the Atlantic 10 championship.
  • Harper returns after bruising ankle, still hitless in spring

    Harper returns after bruising ankle, still hitless in spring

    Sunday, March 17 2019 5:51 PM EDT2019-03-17 21:51:22 GMT
    Sunday, March 17 2019 6:32 PM EDT2019-03-17 22:32:41 GMT
    (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara). Philadelphia Phillies' Bryce Harper high-fives teammates after being taken out during the third inning of a spring training baseball game against the Toronto Blue Jays, Saturday, March 9, 2019, in Clearwater, Fla.(AP Photo/Chris O'Meara). Philadelphia Phillies' Bryce Harper high-fives teammates after being taken out during the third inning of a spring training baseball game against the Toronto Blue Jays, Saturday, March 9, 2019, in Clearwater, Fla.
    (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara). Philadelphia Phillies' Bryce Harper high-fives teammates after being taken out during the third inning of a spring training baseball game against the Toronto Blue Jays, Saturday, March 9, 2019, in Clearwater, Fla.(AP Photo/Chris O'Meara). Philadelphia Phillies' Bryce Harper high-fives teammates after being taken out during the third inning of a spring training baseball game against the Toronto Blue Jays, Saturday, March 9, 2019, in Clearwater, Fla.
    Phillies newcomer Bryce Harper was back in the lineup two days after he was hit by a pitch in the ankle.
    Phillies newcomer Bryce Harper was back in the lineup two days after he was hit by a pitch in the ankle.
  • Georgia St. tops UTA 73-64 in Sun Belt final for NCAA bid

    Georgia St. tops UTA 73-64 in Sun Belt final for NCAA bid

    Sunday, March 17 2019 4:31 PM EDT2019-03-17 20:31:19 GMT
    Sunday, March 17 2019 6:22 PM EDT2019-03-17 22:22:18 GMT
    (AP Photo/Tyler Kaufman). Georgia State guard D'Marcus Simonds (23) is defended by Texas-Arlington guard Edric Dennis (5) during the first half of the NCAA college basketball championship game of the Sun Belt Conference men's tournament in in New Orlea...(AP Photo/Tyler Kaufman). Georgia State guard D'Marcus Simonds (23) is defended by Texas-Arlington guard Edric Dennis (5) during the first half of the NCAA college basketball championship game of the Sun Belt Conference men's tournament in in New Orlea...
    (AP Photo/Tyler Kaufman). Georgia State guard D'Marcus Simonds (23) is defended by Texas-Arlington guard Edric Dennis (5) during the first half of the NCAA college basketball championship game of the Sun Belt Conference men's tournament in in New Orlea...(AP Photo/Tyler Kaufman). Georgia State guard D'Marcus Simonds (23) is defended by Texas-Arlington guard Edric Dennis (5) during the first half of the NCAA college basketball championship game of the Sun Belt Conference men's tournament in in New Orlea...
    Malik Benlevi hits four 3-pointers, finishes with 16 points, Georgia State advances to a second straight NCAA Tournament with a 73-64 victory over Texas-Arlington in the Sun Belt Conference Tournament final.
    Malik Benlevi hits four 3-pointers, finishes with 16 points, Georgia State advances to a second straight NCAA Tournament with a 73-64 victory over Texas-Arlington in the Sun Belt Conference Tournament final.
  • Dragic, Wade lead Heat past Hornets, 93-75

    Dragic, Wade lead Heat past Hornets, 93-75

    Sunday, March 17 2019 3:41 PM EDT2019-03-17 19:41:23 GMT
    Sunday, March 17 2019 6:12 PM EDT2019-03-17 22:12:09 GMT
    (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee). Charlotte Hornets guard Tony Parker (9) goes up to shoot against Miami Heat guard Dwyane Wade (3) during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Sunday, March 17, 2019, in Miami.(AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee). Charlotte Hornets guard Tony Parker (9) goes up to shoot against Miami Heat guard Dwyane Wade (3) during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Sunday, March 17, 2019, in Miami.
    (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee). Charlotte Hornets guard Tony Parker (9) goes up to shoot against Miami Heat guard Dwyane Wade (3) during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Sunday, March 17, 2019, in Miami.(AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee). Charlotte Hornets guard Tony Parker (9) goes up to shoot against Miami Heat guard Dwyane Wade (3) during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Sunday, March 17, 2019, in Miami.
    Dragic and Wade come up big off the bench, Heat beat Hornets 93-75 to stay 8th in East.
    Dragic and Wade come up big off the bench, Heat beat Hornets 93-75 to stay 8th in East.
  • UEFA set to meet clubs, leagues on Euro competitions future

    UEFA set to meet clubs, leagues on Euro competitions future

    Sunday, March 17 2019 4:31 PM EDT2019-03-17 20:31:33 GMT
    Sunday, March 17 2019 5:52 PM EDT2019-03-17 21:52:58 GMT
    (AP Photo/Emilio Morenatti). Barcelona's Lionel Messi, centre, is hugged by Jordi Alba after scoring his side's third goal during the Champions League round of 16, 2nd leg, soccer match between FC Barcelona and Olympique Lyon at the Camp Nou stadium in...(AP Photo/Emilio Morenatti). Barcelona's Lionel Messi, centre, is hugged by Jordi Alba after scoring his side's third goal during the Champions League round of 16, 2nd leg, soccer match between FC Barcelona and Olympique Lyon at the Camp Nou stadium in...
    (AP Photo/Emilio Morenatti). Barcelona's Lionel Messi, centre, is hugged by Jordi Alba after scoring his side's third goal during the Champions League round of 16, 2nd leg, soccer match between FC Barcelona and Olympique Lyon at the Camp Nou stadium in...(AP Photo/Emilio Morenatti). Barcelona's Lionel Messi, centre, is hugged by Jordi Alba after scoring his side's third goal during the Champions League round of 16, 2nd leg, soccer match between FC Barcelona and Olympique Lyon at the Camp Nou stadium in...
    The future of the Champions League will be shaped in the coming weeks as UEFA President Aleksander Ceferin hosts talks with representatives of clubs and leagues.
    The future of the Champions League will be shaped in the coming weeks as UEFA President Aleksander Ceferin hosts talks with representatives of clubs and leagues.
  • Astros manager Hinch suspended 1 game for argument with ump

    Astros manager Hinch suspended 1 game for argument with ump

    Sunday, March 17 2019 3:21 PM EDT2019-03-17 19:21:17 GMT
    Sunday, March 17 2019 5:52 PM EDT2019-03-17 21:52:41 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson). Houston Astros manager AJ Hinch motions to the bullpen as he walks out to the mound to make pitching change during the third inning of an exhibition spring training baseball game against the Washington Nationals Sunday, March ...(AP Photo/Jeff Roberson). Houston Astros manager AJ Hinch motions to the bullpen as he walks out to the mound to make pitching change during the third inning of an exhibition spring training baseball game against the Washington Nationals Sunday, March ...
    (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson). Houston Astros manager AJ Hinch motions to the bullpen as he walks out to the mound to make pitching change during the third inning of an exhibition spring training baseball game against the Washington Nationals Sunday, March ...(AP Photo/Jeff Roberson). Houston Astros manager AJ Hinch motions to the bullpen as he walks out to the mound to make pitching change during the third inning of an exhibition spring training baseball game against the Washington Nationals Sunday, March ...
    Houston Astros manager AJ Hinch has been suspended one game for his argument and later comments about umpire Angel Hernandez at a spring training game over the weekend.
    Houston Astros manager AJ Hinch has been suspended one game for his argument and later comments about umpire Angel Hernandez at a spring training game over the weekend.
  • Santa Anita set to resume racing on March 29

    Santa Anita set to resume racing on March 29

    Sunday, March 17 2019 3:41 PM EDT2019-03-17 19:41:18 GMT
    Sunday, March 17 2019 5:52 PM EDT2019-03-17 21:52:36 GMT
    (AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes). Heavy clouds are seen over the San Gabriel Mountains at Santa Anita Park in Arcadia, Calif., Thursday, March 7, 2019. Extensive testing of the dirt track is under way at eerily quiet Santa Anita, where the deaths of 21 tho...(AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes). Heavy clouds are seen over the San Gabriel Mountains at Santa Anita Park in Arcadia, Calif., Thursday, March 7, 2019. Extensive testing of the dirt track is under way at eerily quiet Santa Anita, where the deaths of 21 tho...
    (AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes). Heavy clouds are seen over the San Gabriel Mountains at Santa Anita Park in Arcadia, Calif., Thursday, March 7, 2019. Extensive testing of the dirt track is under way at eerily quiet Santa Anita, where the deaths of 21 tho...(AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes). Heavy clouds are seen over the San Gabriel Mountains at Santa Anita Park in Arcadia, Calif., Thursday, March 7, 2019. Extensive testing of the dirt track is under way at eerily quiet Santa Anita, where the deaths of 21 tho...
    Santa Anita plans to resume racing on March 29, pending approval of new safety and medication rules by the California Horse Racing Board.
    Santa Anita plans to resume racing on March 29, pending approval of new safety and medication rules by the California Horse Racing Board.
  • BUBBLE WATCH: Nervous Sunday awaits for bubble teams

    BUBBLE WATCH: Nervous Sunday awaits for bubble teams

    Sunday, March 17 2019 3:01 AM EDT2019-03-17 07:01:34 GMT
    Sunday, March 17 2019 5:02 PM EDT2019-03-17 21:02:01 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey). Florida center Kevarrius Hayes dunks the ball against Auburn in the first half of an NCAA college basketball game at the Southeastern Conference tournament Saturday, March 16, 2019, in Nashville, Tenn.(AP Photo/Mark Humphrey). Florida center Kevarrius Hayes dunks the ball against Auburn in the first half of an NCAA college basketball game at the Southeastern Conference tournament Saturday, March 16, 2019, in Nashville, Tenn.
    (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey). Florida center Kevarrius Hayes dunks the ball against Auburn in the first half of an NCAA college basketball game at the Southeastern Conference tournament Saturday, March 16, 2019, in Nashville, Tenn.(AP Photo/Mark Humphrey). Florida center Kevarrius Hayes dunks the ball against Auburn in the first half of an NCAA college basketball game at the Southeastern Conference tournament Saturday, March 16, 2019, in Nashville, Tenn.
    For the teams sliding around on the NCAA Tournament bubble, there are no more opportunities to change their resumes.
    For the teams sliding around on the NCAA Tournament bubble, there are no more opportunities to change their resumes.
  • Knicks block LeBron at the finish, rally to beat Lakers

    Knicks block LeBron at the finish, rally to beat Lakers

    Sunday, March 17 2019 3:01 PM EDT2019-03-17 19:01:17 GMT
    Sunday, March 17 2019 5:01 PM EDT2019-03-17 21:01:50 GMT
    (AP Photo/Seth Wenig). New York Knicks' Kevin Knox, top, scores during the first half of an NBA basketball game against the Los Angeles Lakers, Sunday, March 17, 2019, in New York.(AP Photo/Seth Wenig). New York Knicks' Kevin Knox, top, scores during the first half of an NBA basketball game against the Los Angeles Lakers, Sunday, March 17, 2019, in New York.
    (AP Photo/Seth Wenig). New York Knicks' Kevin Knox, top, scores during the first half of an NBA basketball game against the Los Angeles Lakers, Sunday, March 17, 2019, in New York.(AP Photo/Seth Wenig). New York Knicks' Kevin Knox, top, scores during the first half of an NBA basketball game against the Los Angeles Lakers, Sunday, March 17, 2019, in New York.
    Mario Hezonja blocked LeBron James' potential game-winning shot with 2.3 seconds to play, allowing the New York Knicks to complete a late rally and beat the Los Angeles Lakers 124-123.
    Mario Hezonja blocked LeBron James' potential game-winning shot with 2.3 seconds to play, allowing the New York Knicks to complete a late rally and beat the Los Angeles Lakers 124-123.
  • Tiger Woods says game 'right on track' as Masters approaches

    Tiger Woods says game 'right on track' as Masters approaches

    Sunday, March 17 2019 4:31 PM EDT2019-03-17 20:31:26 GMT
    Sunday, March 17 2019 4:32 PM EDT2019-03-17 20:32:37 GMT
    (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky). Tiger Woods flips his club after his shot to the 10th green during the final round of The Players Championship golf tournament Sunday, March 17, 2019, in Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla.(AP Photo/Lynne Sladky). Tiger Woods flips his club after his shot to the 10th green during the final round of The Players Championship golf tournament Sunday, March 17, 2019, in Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla.
    (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky). Tiger Woods flips his club after his shot to the 10th green during the final round of The Players Championship golf tournament Sunday, March 17, 2019, in Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla.(AP Photo/Lynne Sladky). Tiger Woods flips his club after his shot to the 10th green during the final round of The Players Championship golf tournament Sunday, March 17, 2019, in Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla.
    Tiger Woods finished well back in the field at The Players Championship but like the state of his game as the Masters approaches.
    Tiger Woods finished well back in the field at The Players Championship but like the state of his game as the Masters approaches.
  • Napoli keeper Ospina in hospital after collapsing in game

    Napoli keeper Ospina in hospital after collapsing in game

    Sunday, March 17 2019 4:01 PM EDT2019-03-17 20:01:19 GMT
    Sunday, March 17 2019 4:02 PM EDT2019-03-17 20:02:06 GMT
    Napoli goalkeeper David Ospina was hospitalized after he played on despite a head injury during a Serie A match on Sunday and then collapsed.
    Napoli goalkeeper David Ospina was hospitalized after he played on despite a head injury during a Serie A match on Sunday and then collapsed.
  • Williamson, No. 5 Duke beat No. 12 FSU 73-63 for ACC title

    Williamson, No. 5 Duke beat No. 12 FSU 73-63 for ACC title

    Saturday, March 16 2019 10:51 PM EDT2019-03-17 02:51:28 GMT
    Sunday, March 17 2019 3:51 PM EDT2019-03-17 19:51:30 GMT
    (AP Photo/Chuck Burton). Duke's Zion Williamson (1) goes up to dunk against Florida State during the first half of the NCAA college basketball championship game of the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament in Charlotte, N.C., Saturday, March 16, 2019.(AP Photo/Chuck Burton). Duke's Zion Williamson (1) goes up to dunk against Florida State during the first half of the NCAA college basketball championship game of the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament in Charlotte, N.C., Saturday, March 16, 2019.
    (AP Photo/Chuck Burton). Duke's Zion Williamson (1) goes up to dunk against Florida State during the first half of the NCAA college basketball championship game of the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament in Charlotte, N.C., Saturday, March 16, 2019.(AP Photo/Chuck Burton). Duke's Zion Williamson (1) goes up to dunk against Florida State during the first half of the NCAA college basketball championship game of the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament in Charlotte, N.C., Saturday, March 16, 2019.
    Zion Williamson had 21 points to cap a dominating three-game show at the Atlantic Coast Conference Tournament, helping fifth-ranked Duke beat No. 12 Florida State 73-63 in the championship game.
    Zion Williamson had 21 points to cap a dominating three-game show at the Atlantic Coast Conference Tournament, helping fifth-ranked Duke beat No. 12 Florida State 73-63 in the championship game.
  • No. 8 Tennessee rallies past No. 4 Kentucky 82-78

    No. 8 Tennessee rallies past No. 4 Kentucky 82-78

    Saturday, March 16 2019 6:03 PM EDT2019-03-16 22:03:39 GMT
    Sunday, March 17 2019 3:43 PM EDT2019-03-17 19:43:01 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey). Tennessee forward John Fulkerson (10) dunks against Kentucky forward EJ Montgomery (23) in the first half of an NCAA college basketball game at the Southeastern Conference tournament Saturday, March 16, 2019, in Nashville, Tenn.(AP Photo/Mark Humphrey). Tennessee forward John Fulkerson (10) dunks against Kentucky forward EJ Montgomery (23) in the first half of an NCAA college basketball game at the Southeastern Conference tournament Saturday, March 16, 2019, in Nashville, Tenn.
    (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey). Tennessee forward John Fulkerson (10) dunks against Kentucky forward EJ Montgomery (23) in the first half of an NCAA college basketball game at the Southeastern Conference tournament Saturday, March 16, 2019, in Nashville, Tenn.(AP Photo/Mark Humphrey). Tennessee forward John Fulkerson (10) dunks against Kentucky forward EJ Montgomery (23) in the first half of an NCAA college basketball game at the Southeastern Conference tournament Saturday, March 16, 2019, in Nashville, Tenn.
    Lamonte' Turner's big shot gives No. 8 Tennessee 82-78 victory over No. 4 Kentucky in SEC Tournament semifinal thriller.
    Lamonte' Turner's big shot gives No. 8 Tennessee 82-78 victory over No. 4 Kentucky in SEC Tournament semifinal thriller.
  • Iowa State romps past KU 78-66 to win Big 12 tourney title

    Iowa State romps past KU 78-66 to win Big 12 tourney title

    Saturday, March 16 2019 8:21 PM EDT2019-03-17 00:21:30 GMT
    Sunday, March 17 2019 3:42 PM EDT2019-03-17 19:42:54 GMT
    (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner). Kansas forward Dedric Lawson (1) blocks a shot by Iowa State forward Michael Jacobson (12) during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game in the final of the Big 12 men's tournament in Kansas City, Mo., Saturday, Mar...(AP Photo/Orlin Wagner). Kansas forward Dedric Lawson (1) blocks a shot by Iowa State forward Michael Jacobson (12) during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game in the final of the Big 12 men's tournament in Kansas City, Mo., Saturday, Mar...
    (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner). Kansas forward Dedric Lawson (1) blocks a shot by Iowa State forward Michael Jacobson (12) during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game in the final of the Big 12 men's tournament in Kansas City, Mo., Saturday, Mar...(AP Photo/Orlin Wagner). Kansas forward Dedric Lawson (1) blocks a shot by Iowa State forward Michael Jacobson (12) during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game in the final of the Big 12 men's tournament in Kansas City, Mo., Saturday, Mar...
    Fifth-seeded Iowa State raced to a big early lead against No. 17 Kansas, then leaned on some balanced scoring and enough stops down the stretch to beat the Jayhawks 78-66 on Saturday night in the Big 12 Tournament...
    Fifth-seeded Iowa State raced to a big early lead against No. 17 Kansas, then leaned on some balanced scoring and enough stops down the stretch to beat the Jayhawks 78-66 on Saturday night in the Big 12 Tournament title game.
  • Manziel signs with new Alliance league, will join Memphis

    Manziel signs with new Alliance league, will join Memphis

    Saturday, March 16 2019 9:01 PM EDT2019-03-17 01:01:28 GMT
    Sunday, March 17 2019 3:22 PM EDT2019-03-17 19:22:00 GMT
    Johnny Manziel has been signed by the new Alliance of American Football and will join the Memphis Express.
    Johnny Manziel has been signed by the new Alliance of American Football and will join the Memphis Express.
  • Correction: T25-B10-Wisconsin-Michigan State story

    Correction: T25-B10-Wisconsin-Michigan State story

    Saturday, March 16 2019 3:21 PM EDT2019-03-16 19:21:24 GMT
    Sunday, March 17 2019 3:12 PM EDT2019-03-17 19:12:48 GMT
    (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh). Michigan State's Kenny Goins (25) reacts after shooting a 3-point basket during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against Wisconsin in the semifinals of the Big Ten Conference tournament, Saturday, March 16, 2019,...(AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh). Michigan State's Kenny Goins (25) reacts after shooting a 3-point basket during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against Wisconsin in the semifinals of the Big Ten Conference tournament, Saturday, March 16, 2019,...
    (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh). Michigan State's Kenny Goins (25) reacts after shooting a 3-point basket during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against Wisconsin in the semifinals of the Big Ten Conference tournament, Saturday, March 16, 2019,...(AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh). Michigan State's Kenny Goins (25) reacts after shooting a 3-point basket during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against Wisconsin in the semifinals of the Big Ten Conference tournament, Saturday, March 16, 2019,...
    Cassius Winston, Kenny Goins lead the way as No. 6 Michigan State beats No. 19 Wisconsin 67-55 in Big Ten semis.
    Cassius Winston, Kenny Goins lead the way as No. 6 Michigan State beats No. 19 Wisconsin 67-55 in Big Ten semis.
  • Liverpool returns to EPL summit, Brighton into FA Cup semis

    Liverpool returns to EPL summit, Brighton into FA Cup semis

    Sunday, March 17 2019 1:11 PM EDT2019-03-17 17:11:20 GMT
    Sunday, March 17 2019 3:12 PM EDT2019-03-17 19:12:37 GMT
    (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth). Liverpool's James Milner, center, celebrates with teammates Georginio Wijnaldum, left, and Mohamed Salah after scoring his side's second goal, during the English Premier League soccer match between Fulham and Liverpool a...(AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth). Liverpool's James Milner, center, celebrates with teammates Georginio Wijnaldum, left, and Mohamed Salah after scoring his side's second goal, during the English Premier League soccer match between Fulham and Liverpool a...
    (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth). Liverpool's James Milner, center, celebrates with teammates Georginio Wijnaldum, left, and Mohamed Salah after scoring his side's second goal, during the English Premier League soccer match between Fulham and Liverpool a...(AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth). Liverpool's James Milner, center, celebrates with teammates Georginio Wijnaldum, left, and Mohamed Salah after scoring his side's second goal, during the English Premier League soccer match between Fulham and Liverpool a...
    Penalties earned Liverpool a return to the Premier League summit and Brighton a place in the FA Cup semifinals on Sunday.
    Penalties earned Liverpool a return to the Premier League summit and Brighton a place in the FA Cup semifinals on Sunday.
  • Shiffrin wins giant slalom race to seal World Cup title

    Shiffrin wins giant slalom race to seal World Cup title

    Sunday, March 17 2019 5:31 AM EDT2019-03-17 09:31:03 GMT
    Sunday, March 17 2019 2:43 PM EDT2019-03-17 18:43:08 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alessandro Trovati). United States' Mikaela Shiffrin holds the women's World Cup slalom' discipline trophy, at the alpine ski, World Cup finals in Soldeu, Andorra, Saturday, March 16, 2019.(AP Photo/Alessandro Trovati). United States' Mikaela Shiffrin holds the women's World Cup slalom' discipline trophy, at the alpine ski, World Cup finals in Soldeu, Andorra, Saturday, March 16, 2019.
    (AP Photo/Alessandro Trovati). United States' Mikaela Shiffrin holds the women's World Cup slalom' discipline trophy, at the alpine ski, World Cup finals in Soldeu, Andorra, Saturday, March 16, 2019.(AP Photo/Alessandro Trovati). United States' Mikaela Shiffrin holds the women's World Cup slalom' discipline trophy, at the alpine ski, World Cup finals in Soldeu, Andorra, Saturday, March 16, 2019.
    Mikaela Shiffrin is set to lift a record-tying fourth World Cup crystal trophy this season after leading the first run of a giant slalom Sunday.
    Mikaela Shiffrin is set to lift a record-tying fourth World Cup crystal trophy this season after leading the first run of a giant slalom Sunday.
  • Rahm storms into lead at Players Championship

    Rahm storms into lead at Players Championship

    Saturday, March 16 2019 7:01 PM EDT2019-03-16 23:01:23 GMT
    Sunday, March 17 2019 1:13 PM EDT2019-03-17 17:13:19 GMT
    (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert). Jon Rahm, of Spain, waves to the gallery as he arrives at the 17th hole during the third round of The Players Championship golf tournament Saturday, March 16, 2019, in Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla.(AP Photo/Gerald Herbert). Jon Rahm, of Spain, waves to the gallery as he arrives at the 17th hole during the third round of The Players Championship golf tournament Saturday, March 16, 2019, in Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla.
    (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert). Jon Rahm, of Spain, waves to the gallery as he arrives at the 17th hole during the third round of The Players Championship golf tournament Saturday, March 16, 2019, in Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla.(AP Photo/Gerald Herbert). Jon Rahm, of Spain, waves to the gallery as he arrives at the 17th hole during the third round of The Players Championship golf tournament Saturday, March 16, 2019, in Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla.
    Rahm powers his way to a 64 and a 1-shot lead at The Players Championship.
    Rahm powers his way to a 64 and a 1-shot lead at The Players Championship.
  • Bottas beats Mercedes teammate Hamilton to win Australian GP

    Bottas beats Mercedes teammate Hamilton to win Australian GP

    Sunday, March 17 2019 2:51 AM EDT2019-03-17 06:51:34 GMT
    Sunday, March 17 2019 12:43 PM EDT2019-03-17 16:43:13 GMT
    (AP Photo/Rick Rycroft). Mercedes driver Valtteri Bottas of Finland goes through turn 2 as he leads during the Australian Formula 1 Grand Prix in Melbourne, Australia, Sunday, March 17, 2019.(AP Photo/Rick Rycroft). Mercedes driver Valtteri Bottas of Finland goes through turn 2 as he leads during the Australian Formula 1 Grand Prix in Melbourne, Australia, Sunday, March 17, 2019.
    (AP Photo/Rick Rycroft). Mercedes driver Valtteri Bottas of Finland goes through turn 2 as he leads during the Australian Formula 1 Grand Prix in Melbourne, Australia, Sunday, March 17, 2019.(AP Photo/Rick Rycroft). Mercedes driver Valtteri Bottas of Finland goes through turn 2 as he leads during the Australian Formula 1 Grand Prix in Melbourne, Australia, Sunday, March 17, 2019.
    Valtteri Bottas has rediscovered his joy of driving and it has had immediate success as he led Mercedes teammate Lewis Hamilton in a 1-2 finish at the season-opening Australian Grand Prix.
    Valtteri Bottas has rediscovered his joy of driving and it has had immediate success as he led Mercedes teammate Lewis Hamilton in a 1-2 finish at the season-opening Australian Grand Prix.
  • Huddle up! Browns QB Mayfield takes turn as Brewers 1B coach

    Huddle up! Browns QB Mayfield takes turn as Brewers 1B coach

    Saturday, March 16 2019 8:42 PM EDT2019-03-17 00:42:57 GMT
    Sunday, March 17 2019 9:32 AM EDT2019-03-17 13:32:39 GMT
    (AP Photo/David Richard, File). FILE - In this Aug. 17, 2018, file photo, Cleveland Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield celebrates in the second half of the team's NFL football preseason game against the Buffalo Bills, in Cleveland. With a shocking, bloc...(AP Photo/David Richard, File). FILE - In this Aug. 17, 2018, file photo, Cleveland Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield celebrates in the second half of the team's NFL football preseason game against the Buffalo Bills, in Cleveland. With a shocking, bloc...
    (AP Photo/David Richard, File). FILE - In this Aug. 17, 2018, file photo, Cleveland Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield celebrates in the second half of the team's NFL football preseason game against the Buffalo Bills, in Cleveland. With a shocking, bloc...(AP Photo/David Richard, File). FILE - In this Aug. 17, 2018, file photo, Cleveland Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield celebrates in the second half of the team's NFL football preseason game against the Buffalo Bills, in Cleveland. With a shocking, bloc...
    Cleveland Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield has gotten a surprise stint as the first base coach for the Milwaukee Brewers.
    Cleveland Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield has gotten a surprise stint as the first base coach for the Milwaukee Brewers.
  • Federer reaches Indian Wells final after Nadal's withdrawal

    Federer reaches Indian Wells final after Nadal's withdrawal

    Saturday, March 16 2019 2:31 PM EDT2019-03-16 18:31:17 GMT
    Sunday, March 17 2019 8:23 AM EDT2019-03-17 12:23:23 GMT
    (AP Foto/Mark J. Terrill). El español Rafael Nadal responde a un tiro del ruso Karen Khachanov, en un duelo de cuartos de final del Masters de Indian Wells, el viernes 15 de marzo de 2019, en Indian Wells, California.(AP Foto/Mark J. Terrill). El español Rafael Nadal responde a un tiro del ruso Karen Khachanov, en un duelo de cuartos de final del Masters de Indian Wells, el viernes 15 de marzo de 2019, en Indian Wells, California.
    (AP Foto/Mark J. Terrill). El español Rafael Nadal responde a un tiro del ruso Karen Khachanov, en un duelo de cuartos de final del Masters de Indian Wells, el viernes 15 de marzo de 2019, en Indian Wells, California.(AP Foto/Mark J. Terrill). El español Rafael Nadal responde a un tiro del ruso Karen Khachanov, en un duelo de cuartos de final del Masters de Indian Wells, el viernes 15 de marzo de 2019, en Indian Wells, California.
    Rafael Nadal has withdrawn from the semifinals of the BNP Paribas Open because of a knee injury.
    Rafael Nadal has withdrawn from the semifinals of the BNP Paribas Open because of a knee injury.
  • Spence defends IBF welterweight title with win over Garcia

    Spence defends IBF welterweight title with win over Garcia

    Sunday, March 17 2019 12:51 AM EDT2019-03-17 04:51:35 GMT
    Sunday, March 17 2019 5:11 AM EDT2019-03-17 09:11:51 GMT
    Errol Spence Jr. successfully defended his IBF world welterweight title for the third time, unanimously outpointing previously undefeated challenger Mikey Garcia.
    Errol Spence Jr. successfully defended his IBF world welterweight title for the third time, unanimously outpointing previously undefeated challenger Mikey Garcia.
  • Killorn scores 3 as Lightning beat Capitals 6-3

    Killorn scores 3 as Lightning beat Capitals 6-3

    Saturday, March 16 2019 10:11 PM EDT2019-03-17 02:11:33 GMT
    Sunday, March 17 2019 2:51 AM EDT2019-03-17 06:51:54 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jason Behnken). Tampa Bay Lightning left wing Alex Killorn (17) celebrates his first of two goals during the first period of an NHL hockey game against the Washington Capitals Saturday, March 16, 2019, in Tampa, Fla.(AP Photo/Jason Behnken). Tampa Bay Lightning left wing Alex Killorn (17) celebrates his first of two goals during the first period of an NHL hockey game against the Washington Capitals Saturday, March 16, 2019, in Tampa, Fla.
    (AP Photo/Jason Behnken). Tampa Bay Lightning left wing Alex Killorn (17) celebrates his first of two goals during the first period of an NHL hockey game against the Washington Capitals Saturday, March 16, 2019, in Tampa, Fla.(AP Photo/Jason Behnken). Tampa Bay Lightning left wing Alex Killorn (17) celebrates his first of two goals during the first period of an NHL hockey game against the Washington Capitals Saturday, March 16, 2019, in Tampa, Fla.
    Alex Killorn scored three goals for his first career hat trick, and the Tampa Bay Lightning beat the Washington Capitals 6-3 in the teams' first meeting since last year's Eastern Conference finals.
    Alex Killorn scored three goals for his first career hat trick, and the Tampa Bay Lightning beat the Washington Capitals 6-3 in the teams' first meeting since last year's Eastern Conference finals.
  • SHR, Hendrick gunning for 1st win under new rules at Fontana

    SHR, Hendrick gunning for 1st win under new rules at Fontana

    Saturday, March 16 2019 8:11 PM EDT2019-03-17 00:11:24 GMT
    Sunday, March 17 2019 2:43 AM EDT2019-03-17 06:43:00 GMT
    Four drivers have earned a victory in the first four weeks of what's shaping up as a competitive NASCAR Cup Series season.
    Four drivers have earned a victory in the first four weeks of what's shaping up as a competitive NASCAR Cup Series season.
  • Cole Custer wins Xfinity race at Fontana, denying Kyle Busch

    Cole Custer wins Xfinity race at Fontana, denying Kyle Busch

    Saturday, March 16 2019 7:51 PM EDT2019-03-16 23:51:23 GMT
    Sunday, March 17 2019 12:22 AM EDT2019-03-17 04:22:58 GMT
    Cole Custer held off Kyle Busch to win the NASCAR Xfinity Series race at Auto Club Speedway.
    Cole Custer held off Kyle Busch to win the NASCAR Xfinity Series race at Auto Club Speedway.
  • 'Nova edges Seton Hall 74-72 for 3rd straight Big East title

    'Nova edges Seton Hall 74-72 for 3rd straight Big East title

    Saturday, March 16 2019 9:21 PM EDT2019-03-17 01:21:30 GMT
    Saturday, March 16 2019 11:32 PM EDT2019-03-17 03:32:09 GMT
    (AP Photo/Julio Cortez). Villanova guard Phil Booth reacts after a basket against Seton Hall during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in the championship of the Big East Conference tournament, Saturday, March 16, 2019, in New York.(AP Photo/Julio Cortez). Villanova guard Phil Booth reacts after a basket against Seton Hall during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in the championship of the Big East Conference tournament, Saturday, March 16, 2019, in New York.
    (AP Photo/Julio Cortez). Villanova guard Phil Booth reacts after a basket against Seton Hall during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in the championship of the Big East Conference tournament, Saturday, March 16, 2019, in New York.(AP Photo/Julio Cortez). Villanova guard Phil Booth reacts after a basket against Seton Hall during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in the championship of the Big East Conference tournament, Saturday, March 16, 2019, in New York.
    Villanova became the first team to win the Big East Tournament three consecutive years, beating Seton Hall 74-72 on Saturday night behind veterans Eric Paschall and Phil Booth and key contributions from freshman...
    Villanova became the first team to win the Big East Tournament three consecutive years, beating Seton Hall 74-72 on Saturday night behind veterans Eric Paschall and Phil Booth and key contributions from freshman Saddiq Bey.
  • US hoops draws Turkey, Czech Republic, Japan in World Cup

    US hoops draws Turkey, Czech Republic, Japan in World Cup

    Saturday, March 16 2019 8:31 AM EDT2019-03-16 12:31:08 GMT
    Saturday, March 16 2019 11:12 PM EDT2019-03-17 03:12:11 GMT
    US set to face Turkey, Czech Republic and Japan in World Cup group stage after draw held in China.
    US set to face Turkey, Czech Republic and Japan in World Cup group stage after draw held in China.
  • Injured Phils star Harper says no worries about opening day

    Injured Phils star Harper says no worries about opening day

    Saturday, March 16 2019 5:31 PM EDT2019-03-16 21:31:27 GMT
    Saturday, March 16 2019 11:03 PM EDT2019-03-17 03:03:21 GMT
    (Yong Kim/The Philadelphia Inquirer via AP). Philadelphia Phillies' Bryce Harper, center, yells toward Toronto Blue Jays pitcher Trent Thornton as manager Gabe Kapler, right, and assistant trainer Chris Mudd check on him after he was hit by a pitch dur...(Yong Kim/The Philadelphia Inquirer via AP). Philadelphia Phillies' Bryce Harper, center, yells toward Toronto Blue Jays pitcher Trent Thornton as manager Gabe Kapler, right, and assistant trainer Chris Mudd check on him after he was hit by a pitch dur...
    (Yong Kim/The Philadelphia Inquirer via AP). Philadelphia Phillies' Bryce Harper, center, yells toward Toronto Blue Jays pitcher Trent Thornton as manager Gabe Kapler, right, and assistant trainer Chris Mudd check on him after he was hit by a pitch dur...(Yong Kim/The Philadelphia Inquirer via AP). Philadelphia Phillies' Bryce Harper, center, yells toward Toronto Blue Jays pitcher Trent Thornton as manager Gabe Kapler, right, and assistant trainer Chris Mudd check on him after he was hit by a pitch dur...
    Philadelphia Phillies star Bryce Harper says he has no worries about being ready for opening day.
    Philadelphia Phillies star Bryce Harper says he has no worries about being ready for opening day.
  • Livers scores 21, No. 10 Michigan pounds Minnesota 76-49

    Livers scores 21, No. 10 Michigan pounds Minnesota 76-49

    Saturday, March 16 2019 5:41 PM EDT2019-03-16 21:41:41 GMT
    Saturday, March 16 2019 10:53 PM EDT2019-03-17 02:53:09 GMT
    (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh). Michigan head coach John Beilein directs his team during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against Minnesota in the semifinals of the Big Ten Conference tournament, Saturday, March 16, 2019, in Chicago.(AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh). Michigan head coach John Beilein directs his team during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against Minnesota in the semifinals of the Big Ten Conference tournament, Saturday, March 16, 2019, in Chicago.
    (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh). Michigan head coach John Beilein directs his team during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against Minnesota in the semifinals of the Big Ten Conference tournament, Saturday, March 16, 2019, in Chicago.(AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh). Michigan head coach John Beilein directs his team during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against Minnesota in the semifinals of the Big Ten Conference tournament, Saturday, March 16, 2019, in Chicago.
    Isaiah Livers scored a career-high 21 points and No. 10 Michigan closed in on a record third straight Big Ten Tournament championship with a 76-49 romp over Minnesota in the semifinals.
    Isaiah Livers scored a career-high 21 points and No. 10 Michigan closed in on a record third straight Big Ten Tournament championship with a 76-49 romp over Minnesota in the semifinals.
  • Lakers' Ingram has surgery, plans to be ready for next year

    Lakers' Ingram has surgery, plans to be ready for next year

    Saturday, March 16 2019 2:41 PM EDT2019-03-16 18:41:16 GMT
    Saturday, March 16 2019 8:51 PM EDT2019-03-17 00:51:39 GMT
    (AP Photo/Brandon Dill, File). FILE - In this Monday, Feb. 25, 2019, file photo, Los Angeles Lakers forward Brandon Ingram (14) plays in the first half of an NBA basketball game against the Memphis Grizzlies in Memphis, Tenn. Ingram will miss the rest ...(AP Photo/Brandon Dill, File). FILE - In this Monday, Feb. 25, 2019, file photo, Los Angeles Lakers forward Brandon Ingram (14) plays in the first half of an NBA basketball game against the Memphis Grizzlies in Memphis, Tenn. Ingram will miss the rest ...
    (AP Photo/Brandon Dill, File). FILE - In this Monday, Feb. 25, 2019, file photo, Los Angeles Lakers forward Brandon Ingram (14) plays in the first half of an NBA basketball game against the Memphis Grizzlies in Memphis, Tenn. Ingram will miss the rest ...(AP Photo/Brandon Dill, File). FILE - In this Monday, Feb. 25, 2019, file photo, Los Angeles Lakers forward Brandon Ingram (14) plays in the first half of an NBA basketball game against the Memphis Grizzlies in Memphis, Tenn. Ingram will miss the rest ...
    Lakers forward Brandon Ingram is expected to be ready for next season after undergoing surgery on his right arm.
    Lakers forward Brandon Ingram is expected to be ready for next season after undergoing surgery on his right arm.
  • No. 22 Auburn reaches SEC tourney final, downs Florida 65-62

    No. 22 Auburn reaches SEC tourney final, downs Florida 65-62

    Saturday, March 16 2019 3:21 PM EDT2019-03-16 19:21:28 GMT
    Saturday, March 16 2019 6:32 PM EDT2019-03-16 22:32:56 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey). Auburn guard Jared Harper celebrates after making a 3-point basket against Florida in the first half of an NCAA college basketball game at the Southeastern Conference tournament Saturday, March 16, 2019, in Nashville, Tenn.(AP Photo/Mark Humphrey). Auburn guard Jared Harper celebrates after making a 3-point basket against Florida in the first half of an NCAA college basketball game at the Southeastern Conference tournament Saturday, March 16, 2019, in Nashville, Tenn.
    (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey). Auburn guard Jared Harper celebrates after making a 3-point basket against Florida in the first half of an NCAA college basketball game at the Southeastern Conference tournament Saturday, March 16, 2019, in Nashville, Tenn.(AP Photo/Mark Humphrey). Auburn guard Jared Harper celebrates after making a 3-point basket against Florida in the first half of an NCAA college basketball game at the Southeastern Conference tournament Saturday, March 16, 2019, in Nashville, Tenn.
    Jared Harper hit a 3-pointer with 12 seconds left as No. 22 Auburn held off Florida 65-62 to reach the Southeastern Conference Tournament championship for the first time since 2000.
    Jared Harper hit a 3-pointer with 12 seconds left as No. 22 Auburn held off Florida 65-62 to reach the Southeastern Conference Tournament championship for the first time since 2000.
  • New rules could have helped Woods on 17th hole at Sawgrass

    New rules could have helped Woods on 17th hole at Sawgrass

    Saturday, March 16 2019 12:31 PM EDT2019-03-16 16:31:13 GMT
    Saturday, March 16 2019 6:32 PM EDT2019-03-16 22:32:50 GMT
    (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert). Tiger Woods reacts to hitting his drive into the water on the 17th hole during the second round of The Players Championship golf tournament Friday, March 15, 2019, in Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla.(AP Photo/Gerald Herbert). Tiger Woods reacts to hitting his drive into the water on the 17th hole during the second round of The Players Championship golf tournament Friday, March 15, 2019, in Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla.
    (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert). Tiger Woods reacts to hitting his drive into the water on the 17th hole during the second round of The Players Championship golf tournament Friday, March 15, 2019, in Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla.(AP Photo/Gerald Herbert). Tiger Woods reacts to hitting his drive into the water on the 17th hole during the second round of The Players Championship golf tournament Friday, March 15, 2019, in Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla.
    New rules could have helped Tiger Woods avoid quadruple bogey on 17th at Sawgrass.
    New rules could have helped Tiger Woods avoid quadruple bogey on 17th at Sawgrass.
  • Argentina announces professionalization of women's soccer

    Argentina announces professionalization of women's soccer

    Saturday, March 16 2019 2:21 PM EDT2019-03-16 18:21:32 GMT
    Saturday, March 16 2019 6:32 PM EDT2019-03-16 22:32:49 GMT
    (AP Photo/Daniel Jayo). Accompanied by soccer players, Claudio Tapia, president of Argentina's Soccer Federation, bottom center, and General Secretary of the Argentina's Footballers' Union (FAA) Sergio Marchi, bottom, second from right, pose for pictur...(AP Photo/Daniel Jayo). Accompanied by soccer players, Claudio Tapia, president of Argentina's Soccer Federation, bottom center, and General Secretary of the Argentina's Footballers' Union (FAA) Sergio Marchi, bottom, second from right, pose for pictur...
    (AP Photo/Daniel Jayo). Accompanied by soccer players, Claudio Tapia, president of Argentina's Soccer Federation, bottom center, and General Secretary of the Argentina's Footballers' Union (FAA) Sergio Marchi, bottom, second from right, pose for pictur...(AP Photo/Daniel Jayo). Accompanied by soccer players, Claudio Tapia, president of Argentina's Soccer Federation, bottom center, and General Secretary of the Argentina's Footballers' Union (FAA) Sergio Marchi, bottom, second from right, pose for pictur...
    Argentina's soccer association has announced that the national women's league will now be granted professional status.
    Argentina's soccer association has announced that the national women's league will now be granted professional status.
  • Phillies' Harper 'little sore,' sits out with bruised ankle

    Phillies' Harper 'little sore,' sits out with bruised ankle

    Saturday, March 16 2019 10:51 AM EDT2019-03-16 14:51:15 GMT
    Saturday, March 16 2019 6:32 PM EDT2019-03-16 22:32:43 GMT
    (Yong Kim/The Philadelphia Inquirer via AP). Philadelphia Phillies' Bryce Harper looks down at the baseball after getting hit by a pitch during the sixth inning in a spring training baseball game against the Toronto Blue Jays, Friday, March 15, 2019, i...(Yong Kim/The Philadelphia Inquirer via AP). Philadelphia Phillies' Bryce Harper looks down at the baseball after getting hit by a pitch during the sixth inning in a spring training baseball game against the Toronto Blue Jays, Friday, March 15, 2019, i...
    (Yong Kim/The Philadelphia Inquirer via AP). Philadelphia Phillies' Bryce Harper looks down at the baseball after getting hit by a pitch during the sixth inning in a spring training baseball game against the Toronto Blue Jays, Friday, March 15, 2019, i...(Yong Kim/The Philadelphia Inquirer via AP). Philadelphia Phillies' Bryce Harper looks down at the baseball after getting hit by a pitch during the sixth inning in a spring training baseball game against the Toronto Blue Jays, Friday, March 15, 2019, i...
    Bryce Harper was out of Phillies lineup against the Astros because of a bruised ankle; he's expected to be ready for opening day.
    Bryce Harper was out of Phillies lineup against the Astros because of a bruised ankle; he's expected to be ready for opening day.
  • BUBBLE WATCH: Florida makes statement in huge win over LSU

    BUBBLE WATCH: Florida makes statement in huge win over LSU

    Friday, March 15 2019 4:11 AM EDT2019-03-15 08:11:01 GMT
    Saturday, March 16 2019 6:12 PM EDT2019-03-16 22:12:19 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey). Florida guard Andrew Nembhard (2) moves away from Arkansas forward Daniel Gafford (10) in the first half of an NCAA college basketball game at the Southeastern Conference tournament Thursday, March 14, 2019, in Nashville, Tenn.(AP Photo/Mark Humphrey). Florida guard Andrew Nembhard (2) moves away from Arkansas forward Daniel Gafford (10) in the first half of an NCAA college basketball game at the Southeastern Conference tournament Thursday, March 14, 2019, in Nashville, Tenn.
    (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey). Florida guard Andrew Nembhard (2) moves away from Arkansas forward Daniel Gafford (10) in the first half of an NCAA college basketball game at the Southeastern Conference tournament Thursday, March 14, 2019, in Nashville, Tenn.(AP Photo/Mark Humphrey). Florida guard Andrew Nembhard (2) moves away from Arkansas forward Daniel Gafford (10) in the first half of an NCAA college basketball game at the Southeastern Conference tournament Thursday, March 14, 2019, in Nashville, Tenn.
    It's the time of Championship Week when programs on the NCAA Tournament bubble start to worry about bid thieves.
    It's the time of Championship Week when programs on the NCAA Tournament bubble start to worry about bid thieves.
  • Florida State upends No. 2 Virginia 69-59 in ACC semifinals

    Florida State upends No. 2 Virginia 69-59 in ACC semifinals

    Friday, March 15 2019 10:51 PM EDT2019-03-16 02:51:29 GMT
    Saturday, March 16 2019 4:52 PM EDT2019-03-16 20:52:46 GMT
    (AP Photo/Chuck Burton). Virginia's Mamadi Diakite, left, drives past Florida State's Christ Koumadje, right, during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament in Charlotte, N.C., Friday, March 15, 2019.(AP Photo/Chuck Burton). Virginia's Mamadi Diakite, left, drives past Florida State's Christ Koumadje, right, during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament in Charlotte, N.C., Friday, March 15, 2019.
    (AP Photo/Chuck Burton). Virginia's Mamadi Diakite, left, drives past Florida State's Christ Koumadje, right, during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament in Charlotte, N.C., Friday, March 15, 2019.(AP Photo/Chuck Burton). Virginia's Mamadi Diakite, left, drives past Florida State's Christ Koumadje, right, during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament in Charlotte, N.C., Friday, March 15, 2019.
    David Nichols scores 14 points, No. 12 Florida State knocks off No. 2 Virginia 69-59 in Atlantic Coast Conference Tournament semifinals.
    David Nichols scores 14 points, No. 12 Florida State knocks off No. 2 Virginia 69-59 in Atlantic Coast Conference Tournament semifinals.
  • No. 5 Duke edges No. 3 UNC 74-73 in ACC semifinals

    No. 5 Duke edges No. 3 UNC 74-73 in ACC semifinals

    Friday, March 15 2019 11:53 PM EDT2019-03-16 03:53:31 GMT
    Saturday, March 16 2019 4:52 PM EDT2019-03-16 20:52:42 GMT
    (AP Photo/Chuck Burton). Duke's Zion Williamson (1) drives to the basket against North Carolina during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament in Charlotte, N.C., Friday, March 15, 2019.(AP Photo/Chuck Burton). Duke's Zion Williamson (1) drives to the basket against North Carolina during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament in Charlotte, N.C., Friday, March 15, 2019.
    (AP Photo/Chuck Burton). Duke's Zion Williamson (1) drives to the basket against North Carolina during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament in Charlotte, N.C., Friday, March 15, 2019.(AP Photo/Chuck Burton). Duke's Zion Williamson (1) drives to the basket against North Carolina during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament in Charlotte, N.C., Friday, March 15, 2019.
    Zion Williamson had the go-ahead tip-in on his own miss with 30.3 seconds left and fifth-ranked Duke held off third-ranked North Carolina 74-73 in the Atlantic Coast Conference semifinals.
    Zion Williamson had the go-ahead tip-in on his own miss with 30.3 seconds left and fifth-ranked Duke held off third-ranked North Carolina 74-73 in the Atlantic Coast Conference semifinals.
  • Kansas beats West Virginia 88-74 to reach Big 12 finals

    Kansas beats West Virginia 88-74 to reach Big 12 finals

    Saturday, March 16 2019 12:21 AM EDT2019-03-16 04:21:31 GMT
    Saturday, March 16 2019 3:22 PM EDT2019-03-16 19:22:52 GMT
    (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel). West Virginia's Emmitt Matthews Jr. (11) gets past Kansas' Mitch Lightfoot (44) to put up a shot during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in the Big 12 men's tournament Friday, March 15, 2019, in Kansas City, ...(AP Photo/Charlie Riedel). West Virginia's Emmitt Matthews Jr. (11) gets past Kansas' Mitch Lightfoot (44) to put up a shot during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in the Big 12 men's tournament Friday, March 15, 2019, in Kansas City, ...
    (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel). West Virginia's Emmitt Matthews Jr. (11) gets past Kansas' Mitch Lightfoot (44) to put up a shot during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in the Big 12 men's tournament Friday, March 15, 2019, in Kansas City, ...(AP Photo/Charlie Riedel). West Virginia's Emmitt Matthews Jr. (11) gets past Kansas' Mitch Lightfoot (44) to put up a shot during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in the Big 12 men's tournament Friday, March 15, 2019, in Kansas City, ...
    Dedric Lawson poured in 24 points, Quentin Grimes added 18 before leaving late in the game with cramps, and No. 17 Kansas roared away from West Virginia for an 88-74 victory Friday night in the Big 12 Tournament...
    Dedric Lawson poured in 24 points, Quentin Grimes added 18 before leaving late in the game with cramps, and No. 17 Kansas roared away from West Virginia for an 88-74 victory Friday night in the Big 12 Tournament semifinals.
  • Kobe Bryant's message to USA Basketball: Be ready

    Kobe Bryant's message to USA Basketball: Be ready

    Saturday, March 16 2019 12:11 PM EDT2019-03-16 16:11:23 GMT
    Saturday, March 16 2019 3:13 PM EDT2019-03-16 19:13:33 GMT
    (Chinatopix via AP). Former NBA basketball player and FIBA World Cup Ambassador Kobe Bryant, center, speaks during the draw ceremony for the 2019 FIBA Basketball World Cup in Shenzhen in southern China's Guangdong Province, Saturday, March 16, 2019. Th...(Chinatopix via AP). Former NBA basketball player and FIBA World Cup Ambassador Kobe Bryant, center, speaks during the draw ceremony for the 2019 FIBA Basketball World Cup in Shenzhen in southern China's Guangdong Province, Saturday, March 16, 2019. Th...
    (Chinatopix via AP). Former NBA basketball player and FIBA World Cup Ambassador Kobe Bryant, center, speaks during the draw ceremony for the 2019 FIBA Basketball World Cup in Shenzhen in southern China's Guangdong Province, Saturday, March 16, 2019. Th...(Chinatopix via AP). Former NBA basketball player and FIBA World Cup Ambassador Kobe Bryant, center, speaks during the draw ceremony for the 2019 FIBA Basketball World Cup in Shenzhen in southern China's Guangdong Province, Saturday, March 16, 2019. Th...
    Kobe Bryant has a message for USA Basketball going into the FIBA World Cup: Be ready.
    Kobe Bryant has a message for USA Basketball going into the FIBA World Cup: Be ready.
  • Shiffrin, Pinturault get wins for the World Cup record book

    Shiffrin, Pinturault get wins for the World Cup record book

    Saturday, March 16 2019 9:31 AM EDT2019-03-16 13:31:10 GMT
    Saturday, March 16 2019 2:32 PM EDT2019-03-16 18:32:15 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alessandro Trovati). United States' Mikaela Shiffrin speeds down the course during an alpine ski, women's slalom, at the alpine ski, World Cup finals in Soldeu, Andorra, Saturday, March 16, 2019.(AP Photo/Alessandro Trovati). United States' Mikaela Shiffrin speeds down the course during an alpine ski, women's slalom, at the alpine ski, World Cup finals in Soldeu, Andorra, Saturday, March 16, 2019.
    (AP Photo/Alessandro Trovati). United States' Mikaela Shiffrin speeds down the course during an alpine ski, women's slalom, at the alpine ski, World Cup finals in Soldeu, Andorra, Saturday, March 16, 2019.(AP Photo/Alessandro Trovati). United States' Mikaela Shiffrin speeds down the course during an alpine ski, women's slalom, at the alpine ski, World Cup finals in Soldeu, Andorra, Saturday, March 16, 2019.
    Mikaela Shiffrin won a slalom Saturday to tie the all-time World Cup mark of 40 career wins in the discipline with Swedish great Ingemar Stenmark.
    Mikaela Shiffrin won a slalom Saturday to tie the all-time World Cup mark of 40 career wins in the discipline with Swedish great Ingemar Stenmark.
  • Astros manager Hinch ejected by Hernandez in 1st inning

    Astros manager Hinch ejected by Hernandez in 1st inning

    Friday, March 15 2019 10:41 PM EDT2019-03-16 02:41:37 GMT
    Saturday, March 16 2019 2:25 PM EDT2019-03-16 18:25:03 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson). Houston Astros manager AJ Hinch motions to the bullpen as he walks out to the mound to make pitching change during the third inning of an exhibition spring training baseball game against the Washington Nationals Sunday, March ...(AP Photo/Jeff Roberson). Houston Astros manager AJ Hinch motions to the bullpen as he walks out to the mound to make pitching change during the third inning of an exhibition spring training baseball game against the Washington Nationals Sunday, March ...
    (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson). Houston Astros manager AJ Hinch motions to the bullpen as he walks out to the mound to make pitching change during the third inning of an exhibition spring training baseball game against the Washington Nationals Sunday, March ...(AP Photo/Jeff Roberson). Houston Astros manager AJ Hinch motions to the bullpen as he walks out to the mound to make pitching change during the third inning of an exhibition spring training baseball game against the Washington Nationals Sunday, March ...
    Houston Astros manager AJ Hinch was ejected by plate umpire Angel Hernandez one pitch into the bottom of the first inning of a split squad game against St. Louis.
    Houston Astros manager AJ Hinch was ejected by plate umpire Angel Hernandez one pitch into the bottom of the first inning of a split squad game against St. Louis.
  • Ichiro in Japan: Still enjoying the big leagues while he can

    Ichiro in Japan: Still enjoying the big leagues while he can

    Saturday, March 16 2019 9:51 AM EDT2019-03-16 13:51:16 GMT
    Saturday, March 16 2019 12:31 PM EDT2019-03-16 16:31:55 GMT
    (AP Photo/Toru Takahashi). Seattle Mariners' Ichiro Suzuki speaks during a press conference in Tokyo Saturday, March 16, 2019. Ichiro is back in his native Japan and enjoying it while he can. He will play for the Mariners against the Oakland Athletics ...(AP Photo/Toru Takahashi). Seattle Mariners' Ichiro Suzuki speaks during a press conference in Tokyo Saturday, March 16, 2019. Ichiro is back in his native Japan and enjoying it while he can. He will play for the Mariners against the Oakland Athletics ...
    (AP Photo/Toru Takahashi). Seattle Mariners' Ichiro Suzuki speaks during a press conference in Tokyo Saturday, March 16, 2019. Ichiro is back in his native Japan and enjoying it while he can. He will play for the Mariners against the Oakland Athletics ...(AP Photo/Toru Takahashi). Seattle Mariners' Ichiro Suzuki speaks during a press conference in Tokyo Saturday, March 16, 2019. Ichiro is back in his native Japan and enjoying it while he can. He will play for the Mariners against the Oakland Athletics ...
    Ichiro Suzuki is back in his native Japan for Seattle's season-opening series against Oakland and enjoying it while he can.
    Ichiro Suzuki is back in his native Japan for Seattle's season-opening series against Oakland and enjoying it while he can.
  • Seton Hall beats Marquette 81-79 to reach Big East final

    Seton Hall beats Marquette 81-79 to reach Big East final

    Saturday, March 16 2019 1:51 AM EDT2019-03-16 05:51:34 GMT
    Saturday, March 16 2019 12:12 PM EDT2019-03-16 16:12:47 GMT
    (AP Photo/Julio Cortez). Seton Hall guard Quincy McKnight (0) goes up for a shot against Marquette forward Joey Hauser (22) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball semifinal game in the Big East men's tournament, Friday, March 15, 2019, in ...(AP Photo/Julio Cortez). Seton Hall guard Quincy McKnight (0) goes up for a shot against Marquette forward Joey Hauser (22) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball semifinal game in the Big East men's tournament, Friday, March 15, 2019, in ...
    (AP Photo/Julio Cortez). Seton Hall guard Quincy McKnight (0) goes up for a shot against Marquette forward Joey Hauser (22) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball semifinal game in the Big East men's tournament, Friday, March 15, 2019, in ...(AP Photo/Julio Cortez). Seton Hall guard Quincy McKnight (0) goes up for a shot against Marquette forward Joey Hauser (22) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball semifinal game in the Big East men's tournament, Friday, March 15, 2019, in ...
    Myles Powell sparked Seton Hall with 18 second-half points and Big East player of the year Markus Howard of Marquette came up short on a potential game-winning 3-pointer to give the Pirates a 81-79 victory in the...
    Myles Powell sparked Seton Hall with 18 second-half points and Big East player of the year Markus Howard of Marquette came up short on a potential game-winning 3-pointer to give the Pirates a 81-79 victory in the Big East Tournament semifinal.
  • Shayok sends Iowa State past K-State in Big 12 semifinals

    Shayok sends Iowa State past K-State in Big 12 semifinals

    Friday, March 15 2019 9:23 PM EDT2019-03-16 01:23:25 GMT
    Saturday, March 16 2019 11:01 AM EDT2019-03-16 15:01:50 GMT
    (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel). Kansas State's Cartier Diarra (2) knocks the ball away from Iowa State's Marial Shayok (3) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in the Big 12 men's tournament Friday, March 15, 2019, in Kansas City, Mo.(AP Photo/Charlie Riedel). Kansas State's Cartier Diarra (2) knocks the ball away from Iowa State's Marial Shayok (3) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in the Big 12 men's tournament Friday, March 15, 2019, in Kansas City, Mo.
    (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel). Kansas State's Cartier Diarra (2) knocks the ball away from Iowa State's Marial Shayok (3) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in the Big 12 men's tournament Friday, March 15, 2019, in Kansas City, Mo.(AP Photo/Charlie Riedel). Kansas State's Cartier Diarra (2) knocks the ball away from Iowa State's Marial Shayok (3) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in the Big 12 men's tournament Friday, March 15, 2019, in Kansas City, Mo.
    Marial Shayok hit back-to-back 3-pointers right in front of his own bench to give Iowa State the lead in the final minute, and the fifth-seeded Cyclones held on at the foul line to beat No. 15 Kansas State 63-59 on...
    Marial Shayok hit back-to-back 3-pointers right in front of his own bench to give Iowa State the lead in the final minute, and the fifth-seeded Cyclones held on at the foul line to beat No. 15 Kansas State 63-59 on Friday night in the Big 12 semifinals.
  • FIFA to make public the vote for 2023 Women's World Cup

    FIFA to make public the vote for 2023 Women's World Cup

    Saturday, March 16 2019 10:21 AM EDT2019-03-16 14:21:10 GMT
    Saturday, March 16 2019 10:21 AM EDT2019-03-16 14:21:29 GMT
    (Darryl Dyck/The Canadian Press via AP, File). FILE - In this July 5, 2015, file photo, the United States Women’s National Team celebrates with the trophy after they defeated Japan 5-2 in the FIFA Women’s World Cup soccer championship in Vancouver, Bri...(Darryl Dyck/The Canadian Press via AP, File). FILE - In this July 5, 2015, file photo, the United States Women’s National Team celebrates with the trophy after they defeated Japan 5-2 in the FIFA Women’s World Cup soccer championship in Vancouver, Bri...
    (Darryl Dyck/The Canadian Press via AP, File). FILE - In this July 5, 2015, file photo, the United States Women’s National Team celebrates with the trophy after they defeated Japan 5-2 in the FIFA Women’s World Cup soccer championship in Vancouver, Bri...(Darryl Dyck/The Canadian Press via AP, File). FILE - In this July 5, 2015, file photo, the United States Women’s National Team celebrates with the trophy after they defeated Japan 5-2 in the FIFA Women’s World Cup soccer championship in Vancouver, Bri...
    FIFA agrees to make public its vote on host for 2023 Women's World Cup.
    FIFA agrees to make public its vote on host for 2023 Women's World Cup.
  • Florida hits 3 with second left to upset No. 9 LSU 76-73

    Florida hits 3 with second left to upset No. 9 LSU 76-73

    Friday, March 15 2019 3:34 PM EDT2019-03-15 19:34:19 GMT
    Saturday, March 16 2019 9:53 AM EDT2019-03-16 13:53:02 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey). Florida guard Andrew Nembhard (2) is hugged by Jalen Hudson after Nembhard hit the winning 3-point basket against LSU in the second half of an NCAA college basketball game at the Southeastern Conference tournament Friday, Marc...(AP Photo/Mark Humphrey). Florida guard Andrew Nembhard (2) is hugged by Jalen Hudson after Nembhard hit the winning 3-point basket against LSU in the second half of an NCAA college basketball game at the Southeastern Conference tournament Friday, Marc...
    (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey). Florida guard Andrew Nembhard (2) is hugged by Jalen Hudson after Nembhard hit the winning 3-point basket against LSU in the second half of an NCAA college basketball game at the Southeastern Conference tournament Friday, Marc...(AP Photo/Mark Humphrey). Florida guard Andrew Nembhard (2) is hugged by Jalen Hudson after Nembhard hit the winning 3-point basket against LSU in the second half of an NCAA college basketball game at the Southeastern Conference tournament Friday, Marc...
    Andrew Nembhard hit a 3-pointer with a second left, and Florida rallied from a 13-point deficit in the second half to upset ninth-ranked LSU 76-73 in the Southeastern Conference Tournament quarterfinals.
    Andrew Nembhard hit a 3-pointer with a second left, and Florida rallied from a 13-point deficit in the second half to upset ninth-ranked LSU 76-73 in the Southeastern Conference Tournament quarterfinals.
  • Double ejection: Bulls, Clippers coaches tossed for arguing

    Double ejection: Bulls, Clippers coaches tossed for arguing

    Saturday, March 16 2019 1:01 AM EDT2019-03-16 05:01:31 GMT
    Saturday, March 16 2019 9:52 AM EDT2019-03-16 13:52:58 GMT
    Double ejection: Bulls, Clippers coaches tossed for arguing.
    Double ejection: Bulls, Clippers coaches tossed for arguing.
  • Browns' Kareem Hunt banned 8 games by NFL for 'altercations'

    Browns' Kareem Hunt banned 8 games by NFL for 'altercations'

    Friday, March 15 2019 10:51 AM EDT2019-03-15 14:51:12 GMT
    Saturday, March 16 2019 9:52 AM EDT2019-03-16 13:52:50 GMT
    NFL suspends Browns running back Kareem Hunt for half the season for 'altercations'.
    NFL suspends Browns running back Kareem Hunt for half the season for 'altercations'.
  • Federer, Nadal on collision course in semis at Indian Wells

    Federer, Nadal on collision course in semis at Indian Wells

    Friday, March 15 2019 4:21 PM EDT2019-03-15 20:21:32 GMT
    Saturday, March 16 2019 9:32 AM EDT2019-03-16 13:32:36 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill). Roger Federer, of Switzerland, returns a shot to Hubert Hurkacz, of Poland, at the BNP Paribas Open tennis tournament Friday, March 15, 2019, in Indian Wells, Calif.(AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill). Roger Federer, of Switzerland, returns a shot to Hubert Hurkacz, of Poland, at the BNP Paribas Open tennis tournament Friday, March 15, 2019, in Indian Wells, Calif.
    (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill). Roger Federer, of Switzerland, returns a shot to Hubert Hurkacz, of Poland, at the BNP Paribas Open tennis tournament Friday, March 15, 2019, in Indian Wells, Calif.(AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill). Roger Federer, of Switzerland, returns a shot to Hubert Hurkacz, of Poland, at the BNP Paribas Open tennis tournament Friday, March 15, 2019, in Indian Wells, Calif.
    Federer, yet to drop a set, reaches Indian Wells semis in bid for record 6th title in desert.
    Federer, yet to drop a set, reaches Indian Wells semis in bid for record 6th title in desert.
  • Record lap gives Hamilton 6th straight pole at Australian GP

    Record lap gives Hamilton 6th straight pole at Australian GP

    Saturday, March 16 2019 3:31 AM EDT2019-03-16 07:31:37 GMT
    Saturday, March 16 2019 5:42 AM EDT2019-03-16 09:42:06 GMT
    (AP Photo/Rick Rycroft). A tribute to Charlie Whiting, the former FIA Formula One Race Director who recently passed away, is on the front of Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton's car during the final practice session for the Australian Grand Prix in Melbour...(AP Photo/Rick Rycroft). A tribute to Charlie Whiting, the former FIA Formula One Race Director who recently passed away, is on the front of Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton's car during the final practice session for the Australian Grand Prix in Melbour...
    (AP Photo/Rick Rycroft). A tribute to Charlie Whiting, the former FIA Formula One Race Director who recently passed away, is on the front of Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton's car during the final practice session for the Australian Grand Prix in Melbour...(AP Photo/Rick Rycroft). A tribute to Charlie Whiting, the former FIA Formula One Race Director who recently passed away, is on the front of Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton's car during the final practice session for the Australian Grand Prix in Melbour...
    Lewis Hamilton produced the fastest lap ever at the Australian Grand Prix to take pole position at the Formula One season-opener for the sixth consecutive year.
    Lewis Hamilton produced the fastest lap ever at the Australian Grand Prix to take pole position at the Formula One season-opener for the sixth consecutive year.
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  • Gillibrand seeks to improve asylum process for immigrants

    Gillibrand seeks to improve asylum process for immigrants

    Thursday, March 21 2019 8:01 PM EDT2019-03-22 00:01:31 GMT
    Friday, March 22 2019 5:42 AM EDT2019-03-22 09:42:04 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File). FILE - In this Nov. 6, 2018 file photo Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand speaks to supporters during an election night watch party in New York. New Jersey Sen. Cory Booker has sponsored a marijuana legalization bill and it’s suppo...(AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File). FILE - In this Nov. 6, 2018 file photo Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand speaks to supporters during an election night watch party in New York. New Jersey Sen. Cory Booker has sponsored a marijuana legalization bill and it’s suppo...
    (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File). FILE - In this Nov. 6, 2018 file photo Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand speaks to supporters during an election night watch party in New York. New Jersey Sen. Cory Booker has sponsored a marijuana legalization bill and it’s suppo...(AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File). FILE - In this Nov. 6, 2018 file photo Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand speaks to supporters during an election night watch party in New York. New Jersey Sen. Cory Booker has sponsored a marijuana legalization bill and it’s suppo...
    Kirsten Gillibrand is pitching her ideas to improve the asylum process for immigrants while touring a law clinic at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas that helps unaccompanied immigrant children.
    Kirsten Gillibrand is pitching her ideas to improve the asylum process for immigrants while touring a law clinic at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas that helps unaccompanied immigrant children.
  • Ichiro walks off into history in 'sayonara' at Tokyo Dome

    Ichiro walks off into history in 'sayonara' at Tokyo Dome

    Thursday, March 21 2019 7:11 AM EDT2019-03-21 11:11:07 GMT
    Friday, March 22 2019 4:22 AM EDT2019-03-22 08:22:26 GMT
    (AP Photo/Toru Takahashi). Seattle Mariners right fielder Ichiro Suzuki stretches on the field prior to Game 2 of the Major League baseball opening series between the Mariners and the Oakland Athletics at Tokyo Dome in Tokyo, Thursday, March 21, 2019. ...(AP Photo/Toru Takahashi). Seattle Mariners right fielder Ichiro Suzuki stretches on the field prior to Game 2 of the Major League baseball opening series between the Mariners and the Oakland Athletics at Tokyo Dome in Tokyo, Thursday, March 21, 2019. ...
    (AP Photo/Toru Takahashi). Seattle Mariners right fielder Ichiro Suzuki stretches on the field prior to Game 2 of the Major League baseball opening series between the Mariners and the Oakland Athletics at Tokyo Dome in Tokyo, Thursday, March 21, 2019. ...(AP Photo/Toru Takahashi). Seattle Mariners right fielder Ichiro Suzuki stretches on the field prior to Game 2 of the Major League baseball opening series between the Mariners and the Oakland Athletics at Tokyo Dome in Tokyo, Thursday, March 21, 2019. ...
    Report: Ichiro will retire in Japan after Mariners vs. A's game in Tokyo Dome.
    Report: Ichiro will retire in Japan after Mariners vs. A's game in Tokyo Dome.
  • Phils' Harper hits first HRs; 'Cutch, Realmuto also go deep

    Phils' Harper hits first HRs; 'Cutch, Realmuto also go deep

    Thursday, March 21 2019 5:51 PM EDT2019-03-21 21:51:40 GMT
    Friday, March 22 2019 12:14 AM EDT2019-03-22 04:14:06 GMT
    (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara). Philadelphia Phillies' Bryce Harper watches his single off Detroit Tigers starting pitcher Spencer Turnbull during the fourth inning of a spring training baseball game Wednesday, March 20, 2019, in Clearwater, Fla.(AP Photo/Chris O'Meara). Philadelphia Phillies' Bryce Harper watches his single off Detroit Tigers starting pitcher Spencer Turnbull during the fourth inning of a spring training baseball game Wednesday, March 20, 2019, in Clearwater, Fla.
    (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara). Philadelphia Phillies' Bryce Harper watches his single off Detroit Tigers starting pitcher Spencer Turnbull during the fourth inning of a spring training baseball game Wednesday, March 20, 2019, in Clearwater, Fla.(AP Photo/Chris O'Meara). Philadelphia Phillies' Bryce Harper watches his single off Detroit Tigers starting pitcher Spencer Turnbull during the fourth inning of a spring training baseball game Wednesday, March 20, 2019, in Clearwater, Fla.
    Bryce Harper hit his first two Grapefruit League homers, combining with fellow new additions Andrew McCutchen and J.T. Realmuto to help the Philadelphia Phillies pound the Toronto Blue Jays 13-6.
    Bryce Harper hit his first two Grapefruit League homers, combining with fellow new additions Andrew McCutchen and J.T. Realmuto to help the Philadelphia Phillies pound the Toronto Blue Jays 13-6.
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  • NCAA Latest: Day 1 of tournament in the books

    NCAA Latest: Day 1 of tournament in the books

    Thursday, March 21 2019 12:21 PM EDT2019-03-21 16:21:17 GMT
    Friday, March 22 2019 3:02 AM EDT2019-03-22 07:02:19 GMT
    (AP Photo/Gerry Broome, File). FILE - In this March 5, 2019, file photo, Duke's Tre Jones (3) and Javin DeLaurier (12) react following a play against Wake Forest during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game in Durham, N.C. Tyus Jones led a...(AP Photo/Gerry Broome, File). FILE - In this March 5, 2019, file photo, Duke's Tre Jones (3) and Javin DeLaurier (12) react following a play against Wake Forest during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game in Durham, N.C. Tyus Jones led a...
    (AP Photo/Gerry Broome, File). FILE - In this March 5, 2019, file photo, Duke's Tre Jones (3) and Javin DeLaurier (12) react following a play against Wake Forest during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game in Durham, N.C. Tyus Jones led a...(AP Photo/Gerry Broome, File). FILE - In this March 5, 2019, file photo, Duke's Tre Jones (3) and Javin DeLaurier (12) react following a play against Wake Forest during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game in Durham, N.C. Tyus Jones led a...
    Duke is the most popular pick in the online tournament pools, with North Carolina next.
    Duke is the most popular pick in the online tournament pools, with North Carolina next.
  • Candy Crush vs. Mortal Kombat for Video Game Hall of Fame

    Candy Crush vs. Mortal Kombat for Video Game Hall of Fame

    Thursday, March 21 2019 1:11 AM EDT2019-03-21 05:11:50 GMT
    Friday, March 22 2019 12:12 AM EDT2019-03-22 04:12:08 GMT
    This year's finalists for the World Video Game Hall of Fame are about to be revealed.
    This year's finalists for the World Video Game Hall of Fame are about to be revealed.
  • AP Top 25 Podcast: Overachievers and underachievers for 2019

    AP Top 25 Podcast: Overachievers and underachievers for 2019

    Thursday, March 21 2019 5:51 PM EDT2019-03-21 21:51:22 GMT
    Thursday, March 21 2019 8:33 PM EDT2019-03-22 00:33:31 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alex Gallardo). Southern California cornerback Iman Marshall runs through a drill during USC Pro Day, Wednesday, March 19, 2019, in Los Angeles. The Pro Day is intended to showcase talent to NFL scouts for the upcoming draft.(AP Photo/Alex Gallardo). Southern California cornerback Iman Marshall runs through a drill during USC Pro Day, Wednesday, March 19, 2019, in Los Angeles. The Pro Day is intended to showcase talent to NFL scouts for the upcoming draft.
    (AP Photo/Alex Gallardo). Southern California cornerback Iman Marshall runs through a drill during USC Pro Day, Wednesday, March 19, 2019, in Los Angeles. The Pro Day is intended to showcase talent to NFL scouts for the upcoming draft.(AP Photo/Alex Gallardo). Southern California cornerback Iman Marshall runs through a drill during USC Pro Day, Wednesday, March 19, 2019, in Los Angeles. The Pro Day is intended to showcase talent to NFL scouts for the upcoming draft.
    Don't let the brackets fool you. The latest AP Top 25 College Football Podcast digs into some spring football story lines and takes an early look on which teams meet fall short of expectations next season. And...
    Don't let the brackets fool you. The latest AP Top 25 College Football Podcast digs into some spring football story lines and takes an early look on which teams meet fall short of expectations next season. And which ones could overachiever.
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  • Kalscheur, Gophers knock off Louisville 86-76

    Kalscheur, Gophers knock off Louisville 86-76

    Thursday, March 21 2019 3:01 PM EDT2019-03-21 19:01:17 GMT
    Friday, March 22 2019 6:21 AM EDT2019-03-22 10:21:28 GMT
    (AP Photo/Nati Harnik). Minnesota's Gabe Kalscheur (22) goes for a layup as Louisville's Steven Enoch (23) watches, during the second half of a first round men's college basketball game in the NCAA Tournament in Des Moines, Iowa, Thursday, March 21, 20...(AP Photo/Nati Harnik). Minnesota's Gabe Kalscheur (22) goes for a layup as Louisville's Steven Enoch (23) watches, during the second half of a first round men's college basketball game in the NCAA Tournament in Des Moines, Iowa, Thursday, March 21, 20...
    (AP Photo/Nati Harnik). Minnesota's Gabe Kalscheur (22) goes for a layup as Louisville's Steven Enoch (23) watches, during the second half of a first round men's college basketball game in the NCAA Tournament in Des Moines, Iowa, Thursday, March 21, 20...(AP Photo/Nati Harnik). Minnesota's Gabe Kalscheur (22) goes for a layup as Louisville's Steven Enoch (23) watches, during the second half of a first round men's college basketball game in the NCAA Tournament in Des Moines, Iowa, Thursday, March 21, 20...
    Freshman Gale Kalscheur scored 16 of his 24 points in the second half and 10th-seeeded Minnesota rolled past Louisville 86-76 in the opening round of the East Region, the Gophers' first win in the NCAA Tournament...
    Freshman Gale Kalscheur scored 16 of his 24 points in the second half and 10th-seeeded Minnesota rolled past Louisville 86-76 in the opening round of the East Region, the Gophers' first win in the NCAA Tournament in six years.
  • Trump again knocks McCain as Republicans urge end to attacks

    Trump again knocks McCain as Republicans urge end to attacks

    Thursday, March 21 2019 12:31 AM EDT2019-03-21 04:31:37 GMT
    Friday, March 22 2019 6:02 AM EDT2019-03-22 10:02:20 GMT
    (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster). FILE - In this Nov. 3, 208 file photo, Republican presidential candidate Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz. speaks at a rally outside Raymond James Stadium in Tampa, Fla. President Donald Trump is not backing down from his longstandin...(AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster). FILE - In this Nov. 3, 208 file photo, Republican presidential candidate Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz. speaks at a rally outside Raymond James Stadium in Tampa, Fla. President Donald Trump is not backing down from his longstandin...
    (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster). FILE - In this Nov. 3, 208 file photo, Republican presidential candidate Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz. speaks at a rally outside Raymond James Stadium in Tampa, Fla. President Donald Trump is not backing down from his longstandin...(AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster). FILE - In this Nov. 3, 208 file photo, Republican presidential candidate Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz. speaks at a rally outside Raymond James Stadium in Tampa, Fla. President Donald Trump is not backing down from his longstandin...
    Trump's latest tirade against John McCain comes after several leading Republicans defend the longtime Arizona senator.
    Trump's latest tirade against John McCain comes after several leading Republicans defend the longtime Arizona senator.
  • Unprecedented spring flooding possible, US forecasters say

    Unprecedented spring flooding possible, US forecasters say

    Thursday, March 21 2019 1:11 AM EDT2019-03-21 05:11:32 GMT
    Friday, March 22 2019 5:42 AM EDT2019-03-22 09:42:36 GMT
    (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis). This March 11, 2019 photo shows a makeshift levee built by a resident in Rolling Fork, Miss., to protect his home from flood waters. In March 2019, scientists are warning that historic flooding could soon deluge parts of se...(AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis). This March 11, 2019 photo shows a makeshift levee built by a resident in Rolling Fork, Miss., to protect his home from flood waters. In March 2019, scientists are warning that historic flooding could soon deluge parts of se...
    (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis). This March 11, 2019 photo shows a makeshift levee built by a resident in Rolling Fork, Miss., to protect his home from flood waters. In March 2019, scientists are warning that historic flooding could soon deluge parts of se...(AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis). This March 11, 2019 photo shows a makeshift levee built by a resident in Rolling Fork, Miss., to protect his home from flood waters. In March 2019, scientists are warning that historic flooding could soon deluge parts of se...
    Scientists are warning that historic flooding could soon deluge parts of several southern states along the lower Mississippi River, where flood waters could persist for several weeks.
    Scientists are warning that historic flooding could soon deluge parts of several southern states along the lower Mississippi River, where flood waters could persist for several weeks.
  • HockeyMore>>

  • Flyers, Blackhawks, Sabres and Lightning to Europe in '19-20

    Flyers, Blackhawks, Sabres and Lightning to Europe in '19-20

    Thursday, March 21 2019 6:01 AM EDT2019-03-21 10:01:23 GMT
    Thursday, March 21 2019 5:45 PM EDT2019-03-21 21:45:25 GMT
    (Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press via AP). Philadelphia Flyers right wing Jakub Voracek (93) celebrates his goal with James van Riemsdyk (25) during the first period of an NHL hockey game against the Toronto Maple Leafs on Friday, March 15, 2019, in Toron...(Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press via AP). Philadelphia Flyers right wing Jakub Voracek (93) celebrates his goal with James van Riemsdyk (25) during the first period of an NHL hockey game against the Toronto Maple Leafs on Friday, March 15, 2019, in Toron...
    (Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press via AP). Philadelphia Flyers right wing Jakub Voracek (93) celebrates his goal with James van Riemsdyk (25) during the first period of an NHL hockey game against the Toronto Maple Leafs on Friday, March 15, 2019, in Toron...(Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press via AP). Philadelphia Flyers right wing Jakub Voracek (93) celebrates his goal with James van Riemsdyk (25) during the first period of an NHL hockey game against the Toronto Maple Leafs on Friday, March 15, 2019, in Toron...
    The Chicago Blackhawks and Philadelphia Flyers will open next season in Prague and the Buffalo Sabres and Tampa Bay Lightning will play two games in Stockholm as part of the NHL's Global Series.
    The Chicago Blackhawks and Philadelphia Flyers will open next season in Prague and the Buffalo Sabres and Tampa Bay Lightning will play two games in Stockholm as part of the NHL's Global Series.
  • Vasilevskiy makes 54 saves, Lightning beat Capitals in OT

    Vasilevskiy makes 54 saves, Lightning beat Capitals in OT

    Wednesday, March 20 2019 10:51 PM EDT2019-03-21 02:51:29 GMT
    Thursday, March 21 2019 10:43 AM EDT2019-03-21 14:43:36 GMT
    (AP Photo/Nick Wass). Tampa Bay Lightning right wing Nikita Kucherov, right, of Russia, celebrates his goal with center Brayden Point (21) during the second period of an NHL hockey game against the Washington Capitals, Wednesday, March 20, 2019, in Was...(AP Photo/Nick Wass). Tampa Bay Lightning right wing Nikita Kucherov, right, of Russia, celebrates his goal with center Brayden Point (21) during the second period of an NHL hockey game against the Washington Capitals, Wednesday, March 20, 2019, in Was...
    (AP Photo/Nick Wass). Tampa Bay Lightning right wing Nikita Kucherov, right, of Russia, celebrates his goal with center Brayden Point (21) during the second period of an NHL hockey game against the Washington Capitals, Wednesday, March 20, 2019, in Was...(AP Photo/Nick Wass). Tampa Bay Lightning right wing Nikita Kucherov, right, of Russia, celebrates his goal with center Brayden Point (21) during the second period of an NHL hockey game against the Washington Capitals, Wednesday, March 20, 2019, in Was...
    Andrei Vasilevskiy made a franchise-record 54 saves, Nikita Kucherov scored twice and the NHL-leading Tampa Bay Lightning won their sixth consecutive game by beating the Washington Capitals 5-4 in overtime in a...
    Andrei Vasilevskiy made a franchise-record 54 saves, Nikita Kucherov scored twice and the NHL-leading Tampa Bay Lightning won their sixth consecutive game by beating the Washington Capitals 5-4 in overtime in a potential playoff preview.
  • Stanley Cup champion Capitals to visit Trump at White House

    Stanley Cup champion Capitals to visit Trump at White House

    Tuesday, March 19 2019 2:51 PM EDT2019-03-19 18:51:02 GMT
    Wednesday, March 20 2019 3:02 AM EDT2019-03-20 07:02:37 GMT
    (AP Photo/Tom Mihalek). Washington Capitals' Alex Ovechkin celebrates his power play goal during the second period of an NHL hockey game against the Philadelphia Flyers, Wednesday, March 6, 2019, in Philadelphia.(AP Photo/Tom Mihalek). Washington Capitals' Alex Ovechkin celebrates his power play goal during the second period of an NHL hockey game against the Philadelphia Flyers, Wednesday, March 6, 2019, in Philadelphia.
    (AP Photo/Tom Mihalek). Washington Capitals' Alex Ovechkin celebrates his power play goal during the second period of an NHL hockey game against the Philadelphia Flyers, Wednesday, March 6, 2019, in Philadelphia.(AP Photo/Tom Mihalek). Washington Capitals' Alex Ovechkin celebrates his power play goal during the second period of an NHL hockey game against the Philadelphia Flyers, Wednesday, March 6, 2019, in Philadelphia.
    AP Source: Washington Capitals will visit White House on Monday to celebrate their Stanley Cup championship.
    AP Source: Washington Capitals will visit White House on Monday to celebrate their Stanley Cup championship.
  • College Sports NewsMore>>

  • Kalscheur, Gophers knock off Louisville 86-76

    Kalscheur, Gophers knock off Louisville 86-76

    Thursday, March 21 2019 3:01 PM EDT2019-03-21 19:01:17 GMT
    Friday, March 22 2019 6:21 AM EDT2019-03-22 10:21:28 GMT
    (AP Photo/Nati Harnik). Minnesota's Gabe Kalscheur (22) goes for a layup as Louisville's Steven Enoch (23) watches, during the second half of a first round men's college basketball game in the NCAA Tournament in Des Moines, Iowa, Thursday, March 21, 20...(AP Photo/Nati Harnik). Minnesota's Gabe Kalscheur (22) goes for a layup as Louisville's Steven Enoch (23) watches, during the second half of a first round men's college basketball game in the NCAA Tournament in Des Moines, Iowa, Thursday, March 21, 20...
    (AP Photo/Nati Harnik). Minnesota's Gabe Kalscheur (22) goes for a layup as Louisville's Steven Enoch (23) watches, during the second half of a first round men's college basketball game in the NCAA Tournament in Des Moines, Iowa, Thursday, March 21, 20...(AP Photo/Nati Harnik). Minnesota's Gabe Kalscheur (22) goes for a layup as Louisville's Steven Enoch (23) watches, during the second half of a first round men's college basketball game in the NCAA Tournament in Des Moines, Iowa, Thursday, March 21, 20...
    Freshman Gale Kalscheur scored 16 of his 24 points in the second half and 10th-seeeded Minnesota rolled past Louisville 86-76 in the opening round of the East Region, the Gophers' first win in the NCAA Tournament...
    Freshman Gale Kalscheur scored 16 of his 24 points in the second half and 10th-seeeded Minnesota rolled past Louisville 86-76 in the opening round of the East Region, the Gophers' first win in the NCAA Tournament in six years.
  • Trump again knocks McCain as Republicans urge end to attacks

    Trump again knocks McCain as Republicans urge end to attacks

    Thursday, March 21 2019 12:31 AM EDT2019-03-21 04:31:37 GMT
    Friday, March 22 2019 6:02 AM EDT2019-03-22 10:02:20 GMT
    (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster). FILE - In this Nov. 3, 208 file photo, Republican presidential candidate Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz. speaks at a rally outside Raymond James Stadium in Tampa, Fla. President Donald Trump is not backing down from his longstandin...(AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster). FILE - In this Nov. 3, 208 file photo, Republican presidential candidate Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz. speaks at a rally outside Raymond James Stadium in Tampa, Fla. President Donald Trump is not backing down from his longstandin...
    (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster). FILE - In this Nov. 3, 208 file photo, Republican presidential candidate Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz. speaks at a rally outside Raymond James Stadium in Tampa, Fla. President Donald Trump is not backing down from his longstandin...(AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster). FILE - In this Nov. 3, 208 file photo, Republican presidential candidate Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz. speaks at a rally outside Raymond James Stadium in Tampa, Fla. President Donald Trump is not backing down from his longstandin...
    Trump's latest tirade against John McCain comes after several leading Republicans defend the longtime Arizona senator.
    Trump's latest tirade against John McCain comes after several leading Republicans defend the longtime Arizona senator.
  • Gillibrand seeks to improve asylum process for immigrants

    Gillibrand seeks to improve asylum process for immigrants

    Thursday, March 21 2019 8:01 PM EDT2019-03-22 00:01:31 GMT
    Friday, March 22 2019 5:42 AM EDT2019-03-22 09:42:04 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File). FILE - In this Nov. 6, 2018 file photo Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand speaks to supporters during an election night watch party in New York. New Jersey Sen. Cory Booker has sponsored a marijuana legalization bill and it’s suppo...(AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File). FILE - In this Nov. 6, 2018 file photo Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand speaks to supporters during an election night watch party in New York. New Jersey Sen. Cory Booker has sponsored a marijuana legalization bill and it’s suppo...
    (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File). FILE - In this Nov. 6, 2018 file photo Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand speaks to supporters during an election night watch party in New York. New Jersey Sen. Cory Booker has sponsored a marijuana legalization bill and it’s suppo...(AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File). FILE - In this Nov. 6, 2018 file photo Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand speaks to supporters during an election night watch party in New York. New Jersey Sen. Cory Booker has sponsored a marijuana legalization bill and it’s suppo...
    Kirsten Gillibrand is pitching her ideas to improve the asylum process for immigrants while touring a law clinic at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas that helps unaccompanied immigrant children.
    Kirsten Gillibrand is pitching her ideas to improve the asylum process for immigrants while touring a law clinic at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas that helps unaccompanied immigrant children.
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