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MANCHESTER, England (AP) — Leicester has pulled off the seemingly impossible and won the English Premier League. It's a sentence few can ever have imagined saying. So, how has a humdrum team from central England that was nearly relegated last season managed, and was in...
LONDON (AP) — Leicester secured an incredible first Premier League title without playing on Monday after second-place Tottenham drew 2-2 at Chelsea. Leicester was playing in the second tier only two years ago, came close to be relegated again last year and started this season as...
SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Joe Pavelski's transformation as an NHL player can be illustrated by the evolution of his nicknames. The undersized former seventh-round pick who came into league known as "Little Joe" in comparison to teammate Jumbo Joe Thornton turned into the Big...
SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Joe Pavelski's transformation as an NHL player can be illustrated by the evolution of his nicknames. The undersized former seventh-round pick who came into league known as "Little Joe" in comparison to teammate Jumbo Joe Thornton turned into the Big...
STILLWATER, Okla. (AP) — The National Wrestling Hall of Fame said Monday that it has revoked all honors for Dennis Hastert after the former House speaker was accused of sexually abusing teenagers decades ago. The Oklahoma-based organization said its Board of Governors approved...
MIAMI (AP) — The exhilaration of winning Game 7s was short-lived for Toronto and Miami. It's back-to-work time. The Raptors play host to the Heat in Game 1 of their Eastern Conference semifinal matchup in Toronto on Tuesday night, a series that starts a mere two days after both...
MIAMI (AP) — The exhilaration of winning Game 7s was short-lived for Toronto and Miami. It's back-to-work time. The Raptors play host to the Heat in Game 1 of their Eastern Conference semifinal matchup in Toronto on Tuesday night, a series that starts a mere two days after both...
NEW YORK (AP) — His voice already belongs to history, and now Larry Collmus has another five years to see if he gets to call another Triple Crown. NBC Sports recently signed the race caller to a five-year contract extension. Financial terms were not available. Collmus joined NBC...
CHICAGO (AP) — A new study says youth football players are more likely to return to the field less than a day after suffering concussions than those in high school and college. Only 10 percent of young players with concussions resumed football that soon, but the researchers say...