National Sports

Creque's late field goal lifts Louisville over Florida State

Oct 21, 2017

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. -- Blanton Creque's first game-winning field goal at any level of football came at the opportune time for Louisville. The sophomore's 34-yard field goal with five seconds remaining lifted the Cardinals to an emotional 31-28 win over…

Derrick Rose exits with sprained ankle, alleges flagrant foul by Greg Monroe

Oct 21, 2017

MILWAUKEE --? Derrick Rose left the? Cleveland Cavaliers' 116-97 win over the Bucks on Friday with a sprained left ankle stemming from a hit by Milwaukee center Greg Monroe that the former MVP said should have …

No. 1 Alabama routs struggling rival Tennessee, 45-7

Oct 21, 2017

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. -- Alabama went into halftime up by three touchdowns and not particularly happy. The top-ranked Crimson Tide was in a better mood after finishing off a 45-7 victory over Tennessee on Saturday, setting off the rivalry's traditional light…

Kyrie Irving takes responsibility for profane outburst directed toward fan at 76ers game

Oct 21, 2017

WALTHAM, Mass. -- Boston Celtics guard Kyrie Irving took responsibility for a profane outburst directed at a fan in Philadelphia that yelled at him and referenced LeBron James during Friday's game against the 76ers. …

Bulls suspend Bobby Portis for punching teammate Nikola Mirotic

Oct 21, 2017

CHICAGO -- The? Chicago Bulls?have suspended forward Bobby Portis?for eight games for punching teammate Nikola Mirotic during an altercation that left Mirotic with facial fractures and a concussion. Mirotic is expected to …

Pelicans agree to deal with veteran guard Jameer Nelson

Oct 21, 2017

Free-agent guard Jameer Nelson, just two days after being waived by the? Denver Nuggets, has agreed to a deal with the New Orleans Pelicans, league sources told ESPN on Saturday. New Orleans had wanted to sign Nelson under…

Mayfield, Anderson lead No. 9 Sooners past K-State, 42-35

Oct 21, 2017

Rodney Anderson ran 22 yards for the go-ahead score with 7 seconds remaining, Baker Mayfield threw for 410 yards and accounted for four touchdowns and No. 9 Oklahoma rallied for a wild 42-35 victory over Kansas State

No. 1 Alabama routs struggling rival Tennessee, 45-7

Oct 21, 2017

Bo Scarbrough had two fourth-down touchdown runs and No. 1 Alabama continued its domination of rival Tennessee with a 45-7 victory

OT interception enables No. 10 Oklahoma State to beat Texas

Oct 21, 2017

Ramon Richards intercepted Sam Ehlinger's pass in the end zone in overtime and Matt Ammendola kicked a field goal, giving No. 10 Oklahoma State a 13-10 victory over Texas

No. 8 Miami survives Syracuse test, beats Orange 27-19

Oct 21, 2017

Malik Rosier threw for 344 yards and Travis Homer's 33-yard TD run with 2:48 left helped No. 8 Miami defeat Syracuse 27-19

Puerto Rican MLB players bond over hurricane _ and WhatsApp

Oct 21, 2017

Puerto Rican MLB players bond over hurricane _ and WhatsApp

Rockets say Chris Paul is 'week-to-week' with knee injury

Oct 21, 2017

The Houston Rockets are bracing to be without All-Star point guard Chris Paul for multiple weeks because of an injured left knee

AP source: Cubs part with pitching coach Bosio

Oct 21, 2017

AP source: Chris Bosio is out as the Chicago Cubs' pitching coach after six seasons

AP Top 25 Takeaways: Suffering at Texas and Florida State

Oct 21, 2017

Another painfully close loss for Texas and one for Florida State, too

Super Bowl rematch doesn't have a real super look

Oct 21, 2017

Super Bowl rematch doesn't have a real super look as Falcons travel to meet Patriots in prime time.