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.

  • 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.

  • Wawrinka beats Federer to win Monte Carlo Masters

    April 20, 2014

    MONACO (AP) - Stanislas Wawrinka won the Monte Carlo Masters for the first time after rallying to beat Roger Federer 4-6, 7-6 (5), 6-2 in an all-Swiss final on Sunday.