DALLAS (AP) — The game between Dallas and the Columbus Blue Jackets was postponed by the NHL on Monday night after Stars forward Rich Peverley collapsed on the bench during the first period.
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Barry Bonds certainly thinks he's worthy of election to the Hall of Fame.
MIAMI (AP) — Dolphins owner Stephen Ross has offered to pay the entire tab for up to $400 million in stadium renovations in exchange for a property tax break.
MIAMI (AP) — Dwyane Wade scored 13 of his 22 points in the fourth quarter, LeBron James led all scorers with 23 points and the Miami Heat clinched a playoff spot by beating the Washington Wizards 99-90 on Monday night.
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A Minnesota lawmaker apologized Monday for his tweet about NBA players that some saw as racist, saying he was rightly held accountable for inaccurate stereotyping.
PRETORIA, South Africa (AP) — Hunched over, vomiting into a bucket by his feet and retching loudly, Oscar Pistorius was vividly reminded at his murder trial Monday of the gruesome injuries he inflicted on his girlfriend when a pathologist described how the Olympian fatally shot her multiple times with bullets designed to cause maximum damage.
UNCASVILLE, Conn. (AP) — New league, same result. It's another championship for UConn.
LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — Kansas center Joel Embiid is expected to miss the first weekend of the NCAA tournament.
BALTIMORE (AP) — Delaware guard Devon Saddler is headed to the NCAA tournament. A few years from now, the kid just might find himself working as a basketball coach.
Florida, which finished an unbeaten season in the Southeastern Conference, and Wichita State, which completed an undefeated regular season, are the top two teams in the AP college basketball poll for the third straight week.
By Eric Kelsey ANAHEIM, California (Reuters) - Gene Simmons and Paul Stanley of the rock band Kiss put down their instruments, wiped away the face paint and unveiled their own arena football franchise on Monday, promising to pair the niche sport with the pyrotechnic theater of their concerts. Seated outside the Honda Center arena in Anaheim, California, the two sixty-somethings stayed true to th
Barry Bonds, branded a drugs cheat and shunned by Major League Baseball because of his links to BALCO, has returned to the San Francisco Giants as a spring training hitting coach. The face of MLB's notorious steroid era, Bonds appeared much slimmer as he entered the Scottsdale Stadium field in Arizona where the Giants are holding their pre-season training camp. Giants manager Bruce Bochy said th
(Reuters) - Strategic maneuvering for next season's Super Bowl campaign gets underway in earnest on Tuesday when the National Football League's free agent signing period kicks into action. Over 100 players populate a free agent class that includes proven veterans and Pro Bowl players in their prime, who may have cheaper, younger players ready to step in for them on their former teams. Free agent
The Malaysian passenger jet that disappeared on Saturday did not make automatic contact with a flight data-monitoring system after vanishing from radar screens, two people familiar with the matter said. The Boeing 777-200ER is equipped with a maintenance computer capable of talking to the ground automatically through short messages known as ACARS. In the case of the Malaysia Airlines jet, however,
Mar 10 (Reuters) - PGA Tour 2014 FedExCup points table onMonday (U.S. unless stated): 1. Jimmy Walker 1,872 points 2. Dustin Johnson 1,334 3. Patrick Reed 1,326 4. Bubba Watson 1,240 5. Harris English 1,168 6. Chris Kirk 1,047 7. Webb Simpson 962 8. Zach Johnson 918 9. Ryan Moore 894 10. Kevin Stadler 827 11. Jordan Spieth 721 12. Jason Day (Australia) 720 13. Brian Stuard 687 14. Graham DeLaet (C
Mar 10 (Reuters) - Leading money winners on the 2013/14 PGATour on Monday (U.S. unless stated): 1. Jimmy Walker 3,861,680 US Dollars 2. Dustin Johnson 3,346,150 3. Patrick Reed 3,008,552 4. Bubba Watson 2,913,007 5. Harris English 2,409,063 6. Webb Simpson 2,076,016 7. Ryan Moore 2,073,050 8. Chris Kirk 2,009,570 9. Jason Day (Australia) 1,909,200 10. Zach Johnson 1,868,492 11. Kevin Stadler 1,674
Mar 10 (Reuters) - Leading money winners on the 2014European Tour Race to Dubai on Monday: 1. Jamie Donaldson (Wales) 1,087,034 euros 2. Thomas Bjorn (Denmark) 1,033,316 3. Sergio Garcia (Spain) 915,844 4. Victor Dubuisson (France) 868,112 5. Louis Oosthuizen (South Africa) 829,936 6. Charl Schwartzel (South Africa) 694,187 7. Stephen Gallacher (Scotland) 619,974 8. George Coetzee (South Africa) 5
March 10 (Infostrada Sports) - The World Rankings 1. (1) Tiger Woods (U.S.) 9.92 2. (2) Adam Scott (Australia) 8.49 3. (3) Henrik Stenson (Sweden) 8.34 4. (4) Jason Day (Australia) 6.94 5. (5) Phil Mickelson (U.S.) 6.50 6. (6) Rory McIlroy (Britain) 6.32 7. (7) Justin Rose (Britain) 6.24 8. (10) Dustin Johnson (U.S.) 6.06 9. (8) Zach Johnson (U.S.) 5.99 10. (9) Sergio Garcia (Spain) 5.93 11. (11)
A Vietnamese rescue helicopter has retrieved a floating yellow object from the sea and determined it was not a life raft from a missing Malaysian plane, as was earlier suspected, the country's civil aviation authority said on Monday. The object has been identified as a moss-covered cap of a cable reel," the Civil Aviation Authority of Vietnam said on its website. Vietnam scrambled two helicopters
Patrick Reed says beating a star-studded field to capture the WGC-Cadillac Championship on Sunday shows he is among the top five players in the world. The 23-year-old American said his impressive amateur resume combined with his three wins on the PGA Tour in seven months puts him in elite company. I won a lot in junior career, did great things in amateur career, was 6-0 in match play at NCAA's,
By Steve Keating DORAL, Florida (Reuters) - World number one Tiger Woods arrived at the WGC-Cadillac Championship with concerns over his fitness and gingerly walked off the Blue Monster Course on Sunday with new questions about his ailing back. With the year's first major just a month away, Woods' Masters preparations may have to be quickly reworked as he deals with back spasms that have plagued
By Steve Keating DORAL, Florida, March 9 (Reuters) - World number one Tiger Woods arrived at the WGC-Cadillac Championship with concerns over his fitness and gingerly walked off the Blue Monster Course on Sunday with new questions about his ailing back. With the year's first major just a month away, Woods' Masters preparations may have to be quickly reworked as he deals with back spasms that have
By Steve Keating DORAL, Florida (Reuters) - American Patrick Reed became the youngest winner of a World Golf Championship event when he held on for a one shot victory at the Cadillac Championship on Sunday after an ailing Tiger Woods failed to mount a challenge. Reed shot a final round of even-par 72 to finish the $9 million tournament at four-under 284, one shot clear of Bubba Watson and Jamie
(Reuters) - PGA Tour rookie Chesson Hadley survived a late charge from Danny Lee to win the $3.5 million Puerto Rico Open by two strokes on Sunday. The American shot five-under-par 67 in his final round on Sunday but it was far from a cakewalk to victory as New Zealander Lee birdied the 13th, 15th and 16th holes to close the margin to one stroke with two holes left. "I was dead over there and I hi
(Adds details, quotes) March 9 (Reuters) - PGA Tour rookie Chesson Hadley survived a late charge from Danny Lee to win the $3.5 million Puerto Rico Open by two strokes on Sunday. The American shot five-under-par 67 in his final round on Sunday but it was far from a cakewalk to victory as New Zealander Lee birdied the 13th, 15th and 16th holes to close the margin to one stroke with two holes left.
Jimmy Butler took care of LeBron James on defence and scored 16 points on offence to lead Chicago to a 95-88 overtime win over the reigning NBA champion Miami on Sunday. Butler also tallied 11 rebounds, four steals and a block for the Bulls, who prevented James from making a trip to the free throw line for the first time in an NBA game in over four years. Joakim Noah had 20 points, 12 rebounds,
PGA Tour rookie Chesson Hadley survived a late charge from Danny Lee to win the $3.5 million Puerto Rico Open by two strokes on Sunday. American Hadley led throughout the final round and shot a five-under-par 67 on the Trump International course in Rio Grande. But it was far from a cakewalk to victory as New Zealander Lee birdied the 13th, 15th and 16th holes to close the margin to one stroke with
By Paul Lienert DETROIT (Reuters) - Former Ford Motor Co executive William Clay Ford Sr., the last surviving grandchild of the automaker's founder, Henry Ford, and the longtime owner of the Detroit Lions football team, died on Sunday at age 88, the company said. Ford, who spent many of his 57 years at Ford focusing on automobile design, died of pneumonia at his home in the Detroit suburb Grosse
American point guard Jacob Pullen set a Spanish league record for most three-pointers in a game when he drained 12 in Barcelona's 111-66 victory at Valladolid on Saturday, beating the previous best of 11 set by Oscar Schmidt 20 years ago. The 24-year-old from Maywood, Illinois, who joined Barca last year after stints in Italy and Israel and has a Georgian passport, scored his 12 three-pointers fro
By Steve Keating DORAL, Florida (Reuters) - Patrick Reed would rather lie in bed and watch television than go to the gym and does not watch he eats yet was able to muscle his way past fitness addicts such as Tiger Woods and Rory McIlroy on Saturday to take the lead into the final round of the WGC-Cadillac Championship.