• Expletives and in-your-face tennis at the Australian Open

    Updated: 22 hr ago

    MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Andy Murray's four-set win over Tomas Berdych at the Australian Open on Thursday will be remembered more for the tension between the players than the shot-making on the court. There were the usual expletives from Murray, but this time his fiancée, Kim...

  • David Freese and Los Angeles Angels agree at $6,425,000

    Updated: 23 hr ago

    ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Third baseman David Freese has avoided arbitration with the Los Angeles Angels, agreeing to a one-year contract for $6,425,000. The deal Wednesday was the midpoint between the $7.6 million Freese had asked for and the $5.25 million the Angels had offered....

  • Irving dazzles, scores 55 as Cavs win 8th straight game

    Updated: 23 hr ago

    CLEVELAND (AP) — Kyrie Irving clapped his hands as he walked to the middle of the locker room, unaware of the surprise his teammates had in store for him. As Irving untucked his jersey, LeBron James and the rest of the Cavaliers crowded around the star point guard before dousing him...

  • Son of Hog: Redskins add Chad Grimm to coaching staff

    Updated: 23 hr ago

    ASHBURN, Va. (AP) — The son of a former Hog is joining the Washington Redskins' coaching staff. The team announced Thursday that Chad Grimm has been hired as a defensive quality control coach. Grimm's father is Russ Grimm, the Hall of Fame guard who helped the Redskins win three...

  • Murray into final; Williams, Sharapova to meet in Australia

    Yesterday

    MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Andy Murray has reached the Australian Open final for the fourth time, beating Tomas Berdych in a tension-filled semifinal to earn one more shot at a long elusive title. Serena Williams has five titles from five finals at Melbourne Park, and earned a chance...

  • Freshman Matt Mooney scores season-high 20 points to lead Air Force to road victory

    By Brent Briggeman brent.briggeman@gazette.com -
    Yesterday

    Air Force's young standouts finally saw their efforts rewarded with a victory. Freshman point guard Matt Mooney scored a career-high 20 points, sophomore Hayden Graham added 16 and the Falcons notched their first road win by knocking off San Jose State 66-52 on Wednesday night....

  • Spieth ready for big show _ Phoenix and Tiger

    Yesterday

    SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Tiger Woods faced dozens of reporters and cameras, a big gathering in a crowded section outside the clubhouse at the TPC Scottsdale. Just then, Jordan Spieth walked on a path above the staging area and smiled when he saw the scene. With mock curiosity, he...

  • Carroll, Belichick both have sons on Super Bowl staffs

    Yesterday

    PHOENIX (AP) — Nate Carroll almost passed on the chance to own a Super Bowl ring. Following the 2012 season when Gus Bradley was hired as the head coach in Jacksonville, Carroll was offered a job on the Jaguars' staff. Doing so would have meant leaving Seattle, where Carroll was...

  • Column: Think you know the Super Bowl? Take the quiz

    Yesterday

    PHOENIX (AP) — By now, even the most casual fan has learned that Marshawn Lynch is interesting only because he refuses to say anything. Richard Sherman? He talks all the time and provides far more insight to the Super Bowl than Tom Brady, who figures to spend the game trying his best...

  • Wade Phillips named Broncos' defensive coordinator

    by ARNIE STAPLETON The Associated Press -
    Yesterday

    ENGLEWOOD - Wade Phillips is returning to Denver as Gary Kubiak's defensive coordinator. Phillips, 67, interviewed for the position this week after the Broncos were rebuffed in their attempts to speak with Bengals secondary coach Vance Joseph about the position. Joseph, who has a...

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