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KAPALUA, Hawaii (AP) — Predictions are a dangerous business, especially in golf. How many could have guessed that Tiger Woods, No. 1 in the world and coming off a five-win season, would play in only nine tournaments, finish only four of them and plunge to No. 32 in the world...
TORONTO (AP) — Randy Carlyle has been fired as coach of the Toronto Maple Leafs. The dismissal Tuesday follows a road trip in which the Maple Leafs lost five of seven games and showed little signs they would soon get better. Carlyle is removed 40 games into the season, with...
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Chris Christie loves the Dallas Cowboys. Not only is he not ashamed of it, he wants you to know it. Tossing any risks of political offense aside, the potential Republican candidate for president doesn't bother to cheer for any of the teams that would make...
ZAGREB, Croatia (AP) — U.S. Ski Team athletes competing at a World Cup slalom race in Croatia have joined in the mourning of two junior members who were killed in an avalanche in Austria. The seven starters for the United States, including Olympic giant slalom champion Ted...
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Chris Christie loves the Dallas Cowboys. Not only is he not ashamed of it, he wants you to know it. Tossing any risks of political offense aside, the potential Republican candidate for president doesn't bother to cheer for any of the teams that would make...
CORAL GABLES, Fla. (AP) — The day after Miami's bowl loss, Hurricanes coach Al Golden was already speaking in past tense when referring to the 2014 season. Clearly, Miami can't start a new chapter quickly enough. Calling the current air around the program negative would be an...
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — LeBron James was absent. So were Kyrie Irving and Dion Waiters. By the end, Cleveland's 17-point lead was gone, too. Tony Wroten scored 20 points and hit the go-ahead layup with 9.1 seconds left to lift the Philadelphia 76ers to a 95-92 win over the short-...
CLEVELAND (AP) — The Cavaliers tried to make it work with Dion Waiters. They couldn't wait any longer. Cleveland traded the shooting guard to Oklahoma City on Monday night and acquired guards J.R. Smith and Iman Shumpert from the New York Knicks in a three-team deal. A...
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — It's been a slog at times for Arron Afflalo in his second tour with the Denver Nuggets as he tries to re-acclimate himself to a team in flux. Little by little, it's all coming back to him. Just ask the Minnesota Timberwolves. Afflalo scored 34 points and the...