April 04, 2018 - 8:56 am
NBA-SCHEDULE Cavaliers win battle of division leaders UNDATED (AP) — The Cleveland Cavaliers continue to shake their midseason malaise and demonstrate they are capable of making their fourth straight trip to the NBA Finals. LeBron James delivered 27 points, nine rebounds and six assists as the Cavs...
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April 19, 2018 - 9:13 am
LONDON (AP) — London Marathon runners have been urged to reconsider taking part in fancy dress because Sunday's race is set to be the warmest on record. Forecasts indicate sunshine and a temperature of 23 degrees Celsius (74 F), beating the previous high of 22.2 in 2007. Extra water, ice and...
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April 19, 2018 - 8:58 am
CINCINNATI (AP) — The Reds have fired Bryan Price after a 3-15 start, the first managerial change in the major leagues this season. Price was in his fifth season leading the rebuilding team. The Reds have lost at least 94 games in each of the last three seasons while finishing last in the NL...
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FILE - In this March 31, 2018 file photo, Dortmund coach Peter Stoeger sits on the bench prior to the German Bundesliga soccer match between FC Bayern Munich and Borussia Dortmund in Munich, Germany. Borussia Dortmund coach Peter Stoeger is yet to show that he is the man to oversee the side’s revitalization after another difficult season for the club. (AP Photo/Matthias Schrader,file)
April 19, 2018 - 8:20 am
BERLIN (AP) — After another difficult season for Borussia Dortmund, Peter Stoeger has yet to show he can revitalize a club still missing the charisma of Juergen Klopp. Despite stabilizing the team after taking over as coach from the fired Peter Bosz in December, Stoeger has come in for criticism...
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April 19, 2018 - 8:18 am
MONACO (AP) — Third-seeded Alexander Zverev has reached the Monte Carlo Masters quarterfinals where he could meet his brother. Mischa Zverev was to play Richard Gasquet later Thursday. "Hopefully my brother will win and it will be an amazing day tomorrow," the younger Alexander Zverev said. He made...
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April 19, 2018 - 5:39 am
ZURICH (AP) — FIFA has closed an investigation into a Spain player allegedly racially abusing an England opponent in the Under-17 World Cup final. FIFA says its disciplinary panel dismissed the charge due to "lack of sufficient evidence that could corroborate the English player's claim." It is the...
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FILE - In this Sunday, April 8, 2018 file photo Spain's Rafael Nadal reacts after defeating Germany's Alexander Zverev 6-1, 6-4, 6-4 during a World Group Quarter final Davis Cup tennis match between Spain and Germany at the bullring in Valencia, Spain. For now, Nadal doesn’t see himself skipping Wimbledon the way Roger Federer has the French Open. The two veterans are back at the top of world tennis, with Nadal needing to win this week’s Monte Carlo Masters to avoid losing his top ranking once again to Federer in their seemingly eternal battle for tennis supremacy. (AP Photo/Alberto Saiz, File)
April 19, 2018 - 4:16 am
MONACO (AP) — For now, Rafael Nadal doesn't see himself skipping any major tournaments the way Roger Federer has been sitting out the French Open. The veterans are back at the top of world tennis, with Nadal needing to win the Monte Carlo Masters this week to avoid losing his top ranking once again...
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San Jose Sharks center Tomas Hertl, from the Czech Republic, reacts after scoring a goal against the Anaheim Ducks during the third period of Game 4 of an NHL hockey first-round playoff series in San Jose, Calif., Wednesday, April 18, 2018. The Sharks won 2-1 to sweep the series. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)
April 19, 2018 - 3:14 am
SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Very little separated San Jose and Anaheim in the regular season, with the Ducks edging out the Sharks by one point for second place in the Pacific Division. Their first-round series wasn't nearly as competitive. The Sharks rode their superior depth, potent power play and...
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Los Angeles Dodgers' Max Muncy reacts after hitting a two-run home run during the third inning of a baseball game against the San Diego Padres on Wednesday, April 18, 2018, in San Diego. (AP Photo/Gregory Bull)
April 19, 2018 - 2:57 am
SAN DIEGO (AP) — The Los Angeles Dodgers roughed up the San Diego Padres in sweeping a three-game series, and newcomer Max Muncy got in on the action in a big way. Muncy homered for the first time since 2016, Corey Seager had four hits and three RBIs and Kenta Maeda struck out 10 for the Dodgers,...
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Boston Red Sox starting pitcher Rick Porcello throws to a Los Angeles Angels batter during the first inning of a baseball game in Anaheim, Calif., Wednesday, April 18, 2018. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson)
April 19, 2018 - 2:49 am
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Everything is going right for the Boston Red Sox, and it has propelled them to the best start in the franchise's long history. Rafael Devers hit his first career grand slam, Rick Porcello threw six scoreless innings and the Red Sox improved to 15-1 since losing on opening day...
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