RECENT SPORTS NEWS

  • Griffin's 16th tech triggers 1-game suspension

    April 15, 2014

    LOS ANGELES (AP) - Blake Griffin has picked up his 16th technical foul of the season, triggering a league-mandated one-game suspension.

  • Anthony will sit out Knicks' last 2 games

    April 15, 2014

    NEW YORK (AP) - Carmelo Anthony will miss the final two games with a torn labrum in his right shoulder, ending his first playoff-less season and potentially his New York Knicks career.

  • A quiet post-Masters for Watson, with a surprise

    April 15, 2014

    AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) - Bubba Watson decided to keep his post-Masters victory more low key this year. Instead of going to New York for a media tour, he headed home to Orlando, Fla., and kept plans for a five-day vacation with his wife.

  • Moore to have elbow surgery, miss rest of season

    April 15, 2014

    BALTIMORE (AP) - Tampa Bay Rays left-hander Matt Moore will miss the remainder of the season after opting to have elbow-ligament replacement surgery.

  • Flyers goalie Steve Mason iffy for playoffs

    April 15, 2014

    VOORHEES, N.J. (AP) - Steve Mason kept the Philadelphia Flyers afloat when they struggled early in the season. Now they may start the playoffs without their No. 1 goalie.

  • Obama has silent moment for Boston bombing

    April 15, 2014

    WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama is paying tribute to the victims of the Boston Marathon bombing on its first anniversary with a moment of silence in the Oval Office.

  • Va. State player pleads in opposing QB assault

    April 15, 2014

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) - A Virginia State football player pleaded guilty Tuesday to assaulting Winston-Salem State's starting quarterback during a November luncheon, the day before the teams were going to play for the league championship.

  • Michigan losing Stauskas, Robinson to NBA

    April 15, 2014

    ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) - Michigan sophomores Nik Stauskas and Glen Robinson III have decided to enter the NBA draft.

  • Musings from the Masters

    April 15, 2014

    AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) - The moment doesn't get much bigger than this - a 20-foot putt on the 18th green Sunday at Augusta National for the win.

  • Top-seeded Pacers to rest 3 starters in finale

    April 15, 2014

    INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - The Indiana Pacers plan to rest three starters for Wednesday night's regular-season finale at Orlando now that they are the top seed in the Eastern Conference.