AP Sports

Without NHL players, Olympic tournament is 'wide open'

When Willie Desjardins coached Canada's 2010 world junior team stacked with future NHL players Taylor Hall, Jordan Eberle, Brayden Schenn, Alex Pietrangelo and goaltenders Jake Allen and Martin Jones, it took a wild final game with John Carlson scoring in overtime to win the gold medal for the United States....

Saturday, January 20, 2018
Canada women shooting for 5th straight Olympic hockey gold

Four years is a long time to wait for a second chance. For some, the chance for golden redemption has been much longer....

Saturday, January 20, 2018
Olympic gymnast abused by ex-doctor wants him to suffer

LANSING, Mich. (AP) -- Olympic gold medalist Aly Raisman on Friday confronted her former doctor who has pleaded guilty to multiple sexual assaults, warning him that the testimony of the "powerful army" of 140 survivors at his sentencing will haunt him in prison....

Friday, January 19, 2018
Robert Yates posthumously inducted into NASCAR Hall of Fame

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) -- Robert Yates lived long enough to hear his name announced as a NASCAR Hall of Famer....

Saturday, January 20, 2018
No. 9 Michigan State bounces back and routs Indiana 85-57

EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) -- Miles Bridges made a 3-pointer and bounced on his toes with joy, enjoying a game he and Michigan State desperately needed....

Saturday, January 20, 2018
Brady mum on status for AFC title game after hand injury

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) -- Tom Brady is staying mum on his status for the AFC championship game after suffering a right hand injury earlier in the week....

Friday, January 19, 2018
Long haul: No. 1 Halep fends off Davis in 3:45 marathon

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) -- After wasting three chances to serve it out, then saving three match points, Simona Halep finally finished off American Lauren Davis in a third-round win that took 3 hours, 45 minutes and equaled a record at the Australian Open....

Saturday, January 20, 2018
Syracuse women making slow strides on basketball court

It's been almost two years since Syracuse lost to powerful Connecticut in the women's national championship game, and coach Quentin Hillsman is trying to recapture some of the magic that produced a program-record 30 victories in that breakthrough season....

Saturday, January 20, 2018
Column: After Nassar, still a battle to protect athletes

The testimony out of Michigan is horrific and heart-wrenching....

Saturday, January 20, 2018
Are you ready for some wrestling? WWE's 'Raw' marks 25 years

The Rock told jabronis to know their role long before he traveled to Jumanji. Batista defended championships before he guarded the galaxy. Steve Austin left losers in his path with "Stone Cold" stunners instead of Skullbusters ....

Saturday, January 20, 2018