Sports team management changes

January 18, 2018 - 10:31 pm
BASEBALL American League MINNESOTA TWINS — Named Jim Kaat special assistant. TEXAS RANGERS — Agreed to terms with C Curt Casali, OF Jose Cardona and RHP Tayler Scott on minor league contracts. National League CHICAGO CUBS — Named Jacob Cruz minor league hitting coordinator, Brendan Sagara minor...
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FILE - In this Aug. 3, 2015, file photo, Carolina Panthers assistant head coach Steve Wilks watches players warm up during NFL football team's training camp in Spartanburg, S.C. Wilks was the second coaching candidate the Tennessee Titans interviewed Thursday, Jan. 18, 2018, as they kicked off their search for a new head coach. The Titans earlier interviewed Mike Vrabel, Houston's defensive coordinator. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton, File)
January 18, 2018 - 8:28 pm
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Tennessee Titans kicked off their search for a new head coach Thursday with a pair of interviews — both defensive coordinators who've never been NFL head coaches. The Titans confirmed they interviewed Houston's Mike Vrabel and Carolina's Steve Wilks. Tennessee is looking...
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January 18, 2018 - 6:09 pm
PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Steelers didn't look very far for offensive coordinator Todd Haley's replacement, promoting longtime quarterbacks coach Randy Fichtner to the position on Thursday, four days after Pittsburgh's season ended with a divisional round playoff loss to Jacksonville. The Steelers...
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January 18, 2018 - 5:29 pm
LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) — It's apparent the coaching change to Matt Nagy will mean anything but business as usual for the Chicago Bears on offense. Whether it's hiring former Oregon coach Mark Helfrich, coming from an up-tempo college attack, as offensive coordinator, or quarterback Mitchell...
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January 18, 2018 - 2:53 pm
The supervisor is Simmi Buttar followed by Ben Nuckols at 5 p.m. and Dennis Waszak Jr., at 1 a.m. The New York sports desk can be reached at 800-845-8450, ext. 1630. Sports Photos, ext. 1918; graphics, ext. 7636; agate, ext. 1635. For access to AP Newsroom and other technical issues, contact AP...
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Ohio State head coach Chris Holtmann yells his team during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against Northwestern Wednesday, Jan. 17, 2018, in Rosemont, Ill. Ohio State won 71-65. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)
January 18, 2018 - 11:57 am
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio State's elimination from the Big Ten tournament by lowly Rutgers last March showed the depths to which Buckeyes basketball had fallen in a just few short seasons. First-year coach Chris Holtmann showed his players video cuts of that debacle before Sunday's game, the first...
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January 18, 2018 - 9:08 am
NBA-SCHEDULE Warriors extend road streak UNDATED (AP) — The Golden State Warriors are just two away from tying the NBA record for longest road winning streak in a single season. Klay Thompson poured in 38 points and the Warriors made it 14 straight road wins by downing the Bulls 119-112. Stephen...
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January 17, 2018 - 10:43 pm
NBA-SCHEDULE Raptors get past Pistons UNDATED (AP) — The Toronto Raptors improved to 16-3 at home while avoiding their first three-game losing streak of the season. Jonas Valanciunas (YOH'-nuhs val-ehn-CHOO'-nuhs) had 17 points and 16 rebounds to lead the Raptors past the Pistons 96-91. C.J. Miles...
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FILE - In this Nov. 29, 2016, file photo, Oregon athletic director Rob Mullens talks to the media in Eugene, Ore., after the firing NCAA college football head coach Mark Helfrich. Mullens will become the new chairman of the College Football Playoff selection committee starting next season, and three new Power Five ADs will join the 13-member panel. (Chris Pietsch/The Register-Guard via AP, File)
January 17, 2018 - 7:50 pm
Oregon athletic director Rob Mullens will become the new chairman of the College Football Playoff selection committee starting next season, and three new Power Five ADs will join the 13-member panel. Mullens will be the third chairman, replacing Texas Tech AD Kirby Hocutt, who has led the committee...
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FILE - In this Tuesday, May 23, 2017 file photo, New York Jets offensive coordinator John Morton talks to reporters during the team's organized team activities at its NFL football training facility in Florham Park, N.J. A person with direct knowledge of the decision says the New York Jets have fired offensive coordinator John Morton after one season. The person spoke to The Associated Press on Wednesday, Jan. 17, 2018 on condition of anonymity because the team had not announced the move.(AP Photo/Julio Cortez, File)
January 17, 2018 - 7:14 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Jets are looking for someone to lead their offense — again. The Jets announced Wednesday night that they fired offensive coordinator John Morton after just one season. His departure means the franchise will have its sixth offensive coordinator in eight years next season...
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