PEORIA, Ariz. — It’s official.
BALTIMORE (AP) — Jaylin Andrews and Andrew Kostecka scored 17 points apiece as Loyola (Md.) topped Navy 79-70 on Thursday. Isaiah Hart added 13 points, Chuck Champion scored 11 and Casmir Ochiaka had 10 for the Greyhounds. Kostecka also had eight rebounds for the Greyhounds, while Hart poste…
SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Two wondrous years have passed since the Kings traded brooding big man DeMarcus Cousins to the New Orleans Pelicans.
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — The Ottawa Senators and New Jersey Devils may be on the verge of making some trades with their chances of making the playoffs all but over with less than two months left in the NHL season.
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Fifth-seeded Joao Sousa was eliminated from the Rio Open on Thursday, adding to the list of favorites knocked out of the clay-court tournament in the early stages.
DURHAM, N.C. — The shoe fail seen around the world leaves Duke’s lineup in limbo for two tough ACC road games but not likely for the remainder of the season.
MEXICO CITY (AP) — Rory McIlroy nearly made a hole-in-one on the same short par 4 that Tiger Woods hit his first competitive shot in Mexico out-of-bounds. McIlroy kept right on rolling to an 8-under 63 for a one-shot lead Thursday in the Mexico Championship.
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — The sluggish free-agent market the last two years has not scared Colorado third baseman Nolan Arenado, who could be among the most prized players after this season.
RIO GRANDE, Puerto Rico (AP) — Andres Romero shot a 6-under 66 in windy conditions Thursday to take the first-round lead in the PGA Tour's Puerto Rico Open.
TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — Players' union head Tony Clark says Adam Wainwright's comments about a possible strike were in line with widespread concern he hears from his members about a free-agent market they claim has become dysfunctional.
MEXICO CITY (AP) — Jordan Spieth's father decided at the last minute to come down to the Mexico Championship without realizing how much he would be needed.
SAN DIEGO (AP) — The San Diego Padres have announced their $300 million, 10-year deal with All-Star infielder Manny Machado, more than two days after the deal was agreed to.
MIAMI (AP) — The NBA and its players are continuing to move forward on plans to eliminate the "one-and-done" rule in college basketball, something that the sides have been working toward for months.
SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — Longtime Syracuse basketball coach Jim Boeheim struck and killed a man along an interstate late Wednesday night as he tried to avoid hitting the man's disabled vehicle, police say.
FORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) — Longtime Boston Globe baseball writer Nick Cafardo died Thursday while covering spring training after collapsing on the sidewalk outside the Red Sox clubhouse. He was 62.
LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — The International Olympic Committee has revoked the Olympic qualification status of a 25-meter shooting event in New Delhi because Indian officials refused to grant entry visas to two Pakistani athletes and an official.
EAGAN, Minn. (AP) — The allure of the gameday atmosphere was simply too strong for Gary Kubiak to ignore, having spent the past two years in a non-coaching role for Denver following another health scare.
GOODYEAR, Ariz. (AP) — Dan Otero is a man of words. Not just because the steady reliever fills out crossword puzzles, but because he chooses words carefully, as in politely noting the operative word for the Indians' bullpen status is "reconfiguration" as opposed to "rebuild."
PHOENIX (AP) — Those days of playing every day, they're done for Ryan Braun. Most important for the longtime Milwaukee Brewers star these days is making the most of the time he's in the lineup.
CINCINNATI (AP) — Lou Anarumo was working on the New York Giants' offseason plans when he got a call from an old friend from Miami. Zac Taylor wondered if he would be interested in discussing the job as the Cincinnati Bengals' defensive coordinator.
FORT WORTH, Texas — Tony Romo has accepted a sponsor’s exemption to play in the AT&T Byron Nelson, and hinted on a podcast released this week that he would play in “a couple” PGA Tour events in the coming months.
Chelsea shook off their recent troubles and easily advanced in the Europa League with a 3-0 second leg victory over 10-man Malmo on Thursday, a result that takes some pressure off embattled coach Maurizio Sarri.
MANHATTAN, Kan. — Kamau Stokes and Dean Wade are expected to play for Kansas State when the Wildcats host Oklahoma State on Saturday, but it could be a while before they are deemed healthy enough to practice between games.
SAN DIEGO (AP) — A couple of coaches' sons have a pretty good rivalry going on in the Mountain West Conference, and so far, Brian Dutcher's San Diego State Aztecs have dominated Eric Musselman's Nevada Wolf Pack.
MESA, Ariz. — Pedro Strop and his fellow Cubs relievers aren’t thinking about seizing the full-time closer role while Brandon Morrow recovers from right elbow surgery.