RECENT SPORTS NEWS

  • NBA: Refs missed foul call in Warriors-Clippers

    April 20, 2014

    LOS ANGELES (AP) - The NBA said referees missed a foul call late in the Warriors' Game 1 win that would have given the Clippers a chance to tie the score.

  • Prizefighter Rubin 'Hurricane' Carter dies at 76

    April 20, 2014

    Rubin ''Hurricane'' Carter never surrendered hope of regaining his freedom, not even after he was convicted of a triple murder, then convicted again and abandoned by many prominent supporters.

  • Popovich to Sager: 'I promise I'll be nice'

    April 20, 2014

    SAN ANTONIO (AP) - Spurs coach Gregg Popovich says he looks forward to sideline reporter Craig Sager's return and ''I promise I'll be nice.''

  • Harper back in Nationals lineup

    April 20, 2014

    WASHINGTON (AP) - Bryce Harper will start Sunday in for the Nationals a day after he was replaced in the sixth inning for lack of hustle.

  • Angels make 3 errors on 1 play against Tigers

    April 20, 2014

    DETROIT (AP) - The Los Angeles Angels made three errors on one play in the first inning of their game against the Detroit Tigers on Sunday.

  • Ferrari's Alonso: 'We're still in the fight'

    April 20, 2014

    SHANGHAI (AP) - Ferrari driver Fernando Alonso said his struggling team is ''still in the fight'' after he finally got on the podium for the first time this season, finishing third at the Chinese Grand Prix.

  • Radwanska leads Poland to 3-2 Fed Cup win vs Spain

    April 20, 2014

    BARCELONA, Spain (AP) - Agnieszka Radwanska won her second singles rubber before teaming up with Alicja Rosolska to claim the decisive doubles match and give Poland a 3-2 win over Spain in their Fed Cup World Group playoff on Sunday.

  • Czech Republic beats Italy 4-0 in Fed Cup semis

    April 20, 2014

    OSTRAVA, Czech Republic (AP) - The Czech Republic has reached the Fed Cup final by defeating defending champion Italy after Petra Kvitova won the first reverse singles on Sunday.

  • Tigers release Gonzalez, call up Worth

    April 20, 2014

    DETROIT (AP) - The Detroit Tigers have released opening day shortstop Alex Gonzalez and purchased the contract of infielder Danny Worth from Triple-A Toledo.

  • Belgium's Gilbert wins Amstel Gold

    April 20, 2014

    VALKENBURG, Netherlands (AP) - Philippe Gilbert of Belgium has won the 49th Amstel Gold Race held in the hills of the southern Netherlands.