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Dozens of Pat Summitt's former Tennessee players and coaches descended on Knoxville over the weekend, making the basketball pilgrimage to say their final goodbyes to the winningest coach in Division I college basketball history. Summitt, who died Tuesday morning at age 64, was...
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The United States is assembling an Olympic swimming team that Michael Phelps hardly recognizes. Nearly halfway through the eight-day trials, the team bound for Rio de Janeiro next month has as many as 17 first-timers. Left in their wake so far are such...
MIAMI (AP) — Dwyane Wade still has every hope of finishing his NBA career in the same manner that it began, wearing a Miami Heat uniform. That's the good news for Heat fans. Now comes the tough part — Wade and the team figuring out how to make that a reality. It took a $20...
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — With the new franchise's prospects on the ice in front of them at the team's first rookie camp, Minnesota Wild general manager Doug Risebrough sat down next to director of hockey operations Tom Lynn and asked for an initial assessment. The good news was...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Calm and collected on the outside, Lucas Giolito was so anxious about making his major league debut that he kept going into manager Dusty Baker's office to ask when the game would start. Rain delayed it almost an hour and then cut Giolito's outing short, but...
CLEVELAND (AP) — A former NFL wide receiver who pleaded guilty to stealing money from two children's charities is asking that his sentencing hearing be delayed again after prosecutors sought medical records related to a concussion examination. Attorneys for 68-year-old Reggie...
A person with knowledge of the situation tells The Associated Press that San Antonio Spurs star Tim Duncan has exercised his contract option for next season but is still mulling his playing future. Yahoo Sports first reported Duncan's decision on Tuesday. The person spoke to the...
SEATTLE (AP) — After becoming a Super Bowl champion, Doug Baldwin took a risk. He could have signed a long extension with the Seattle Seahawks after winning it all in 2014. But Baldwin gambled that a shorter extension was the best move and by the time he needed to make another...
SEATTLE (AP) — The Seattle Seahawks and wide receiver Doug Baldwin have agreed to a four-year contract extension that runs through the 2020 season. The team confirmed the agreement on Tuesday, first reported by KIRO-AM in Seattle. Baldwin is coming off a career season, tying for...