No extra replay for D-backs-Dodgers in Australia
NEW YORK (AP) — Major League Baseball's expanded replay system won't be expanding to Australia for opening day.
The new replay format that allows managers to challenge most calls by umpires won't be in place when the Los Angeles Dodgers and...
Wife of longtime Yankee Yogi Berra dies at 85
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Carmen Berra, the wife of New York Yankees great Yogi Berra, has died. She was 85.
The Yankees confirmed that she died Thursday night in New Jersey's Essex County. The team didn't say how she died.
The Berras got married...
Putin declares Sochi Winter Paralympics open
SOCHI, Russia (AP) — With a solitary Ukrainian athlete taking part in the opening ceremony, Russian President Vladimir Putin opened the Winter Paralympics in Sochi on Friday against the backdrop of his country's military action in...
Sports medicine pioneer Frank Jobe dies at 88
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Dr. Frank Jobe, a pioneering orthopedic surgeon who was the first to perform an elbow procedure that became known as Tommy John surgery and saved the careers of countless major league pitchers, died Thursday. He was...
Clippers blow out Lakers again 142-94
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Blake Griffin had 20 points and 11 rebounds during three thunderous quarters by the Los Angeles Clippers, who routed the Lakers again 142-94 Thursday night to extend their winning streak to a season-best six games.
It was the most...
Griffin named Western Conference Player of the Month
The National Basketball Association today announced that Los Angeles Clippers forward Blake Griffin has been named Western Conference Player of the Month for February. It marks the first time Griffin has achieved this honor and the first time a...
Iditarod racer flown to hospital with broken ankle
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Anchorage musher Scott Janssen, home from the Iditarod with a broken ankle, will be among the first to tell you that one of the benefits of mushing nearly a thousand miles across Alaska is the stunning view.
LA Kings pick up Marian Gaborik from Blue Jackets
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Los Angeles Kings have struggled to score goals all season, and few NHL players do it better than a healthy, hungry Marian Gaborik.
The Kings hope that's just what they've got after acquiring the Slovak scoring whiz...
5 things to know about Iditarod's furry athletes
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — One human wins the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race each year, but it's the smaller, furry athletes that do the heroes' share of the work crossing nearly 1,000 miles of merciless terrain to reach the finish line on Alaska's...
History! LeBron nets 61, Heat top Bobcats 124-107
MIAMI (AP) — Best player. Best game of his career.
LeBron James clearly isn't ready to concede his MVP award to anyone yet.
Dazzling from inside and out, James put on the best scoring show of his NBA life Monday night, pouring in 61 points —...