Russell Westbrook had a harder time trying to figure out the official score sheet than getting free for a 3-pointer at the buzzer. Westbrook made a 3-pointer off an inbounds pass as time expired, lifting the Thunder to a 110-107 victory over the Sacramento Kings on Thursday night. ”Got to
Author: The Associated Press
Jon Gillies looked a bit foolish when he lost sight of the puck at his feet and turned the wrong way as Derek Stepan tucked in a first-minute goal. ”I don’t think you say, ‘Oh, boy,”’ the Calgary rookie said. Gillies rebounded to make 35 saves in his first NHL start of
The New Jersey Devils have acquired speedy winger Michael Grabner from the New York Rangers in the first trade between the cross-river rivals. New Jersey sends a 2018 second-round draft pick and 20-year-old defensive prospect Yegor Rykov to New York. …
Bradley Beal scored 18 points, Kelly Oubre Jr. added 17 and tried to untie the sneakers of one of Cleveland’s new players, and the Washington Wizards withstood a late assault by LeBron James to beat the new-look Cavaliers 110-103 on Thursday night. The Wizards nearly blew a late 11-point lead as
Willson Contreras was on his way to a huge season last year when he got hurt. The 25-year-old Contreras hit .274 with 21 homers and 74 RBIs last year, helping the Chicago Cubs win the NL Central for the second straight season. ”I can’t tell you I’ve noticed anything different except
With his sharp-breaking curveball, a fastball averaging 94 mph and the fitness of an elite athlete, Jose Berrios has every reason to be confident on the mound. From the day he was drafted out of Puerto Rico by the Minnesota Twins with the 32nd overall…
PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla. (AP) — Tampa Bay Rays prospect Brent Honeywell left the mound during a live batting practice session with what the team diagnosed as a right forearm strain.
In difficult conditions, Tiger Woods shot an even-par first round at the Honda Classic and is four shots behind the leaders.
Hernan Perez is going to play somewhere at some point. With Milwaukee adding outfielders Lorenzo Cain and Christian Yelich over the winter, It looks as if Perez might see a drop-off in playing time. The 26-year-old Perez started at seven different po…
After watching J.D. Martinez transform into one of baseball’s most powerful sluggers, Brandon Drury decided his career could lift off with some of that long-ball technique. A 25-year-old who made his big league debut three years ago, Drury hit .267 with 13 homers and 63 RBIs last year in his second