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PITTSBURGH (AP) — The well-traveled defenseman filling in for his team's most indispensable player scored the first goal. The seemingly ageless center closing in on his 40th birthday scored the second. And the winger who makes a living trying to create space for Pittsburgh...
RENTON, Wash. (AP) — Beast Mode is in retirement mode. The Seattle Seahawks placed running back Marshawn Lynch on the NFL's reserve/retired list on Thursday, making official what was implied in February when Lynch indicated he was ready to end his football career. The star...
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Bob Baffert feels under the radar with his latest horse at the Kentucky Derby. All anyone wants to talk about is American Pharoah, last year's winner who went on to become the sport's first Triple Crown champion in 37 years. Outside his barn at Churchill...
ATLANTA (AP) — Thoroughly embarrassed by Cleveland's record-setting performance, the Atlanta Hawks spent part of Thursday watching film from their Game 2 debacle. Not the whole game, mind you. No need to relive that nightmare. "We watched parts of the tape," coach Mike...
RENTON, Wash. (AP) — Beast Mode is in retirement mode. The Seattle Seahawks placed running back Marshawn Lynch on the NFL's reserve/retired list on Thursday, making official what was implied in February when Lynch indicated he was ready to end his football career. The star...
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Todd Pletcher, Bob Baffert and Doug O'Neill are the only trainers in this year's Kentucky Derby with previous victories in the race. Baffert got his fourth Derby last year with American Pharoah, who went on to sweep the Triple Crown. A win by Mor Spirit on...
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Kansas City Royals hadn't been hitting lately. Their pitching had been failing, too. But in the past two years, they could always count on their stellar defense to bail them out when everything else was falling apart. It was the one constant during a...
Donald Trump wants to make one thing perfectly clear — he doesn't cheat in golf. Trump also says he has never played golf with former boxer Oscar De La Hoya, who earlier this week questioned Trump's integrity on the golf course. Trump told The Associated Press on Thursday he...
Bob Hartley watched bosses come ago three times as coach of the Calgary Flames. He will need one more general manager to believe in him to stay in the NHL. Fired Tuesday by the Flames, Hartley is itching to get back at it and he's not alone. The Anaheim Ducks' last two coaches,...