By KYLE HIGHTOWER, AP Sports Writer
BOSTON (AP) — The fuse has officially been lit in the newest chapter of the ramped-up Yankees-Red Sox rivalry.
Zim vs. Pedro. A-Rod vs. Varitek. Munson vs. Fisk.
And now, Tyler Austin tangling with Joe Kelly.
In a matchup between clubs that have long ...
By PAT GRAHAM, AP Sports Writer
DENVER (AP) — Pittsburgh Penguins right winger Josh Jooris wears No. 16. That happens to be the total wins necessary for the team to retain the Stanley Cup for a third straight season.
There are lots of relevant numbers to be crunched heading into the ...
By PAUL NEWBERRY, AP Sports Writer
ATLANTA (AP) — The Philadelphia 76ers have a long, proud history.
They've been around since the NBA's very first season, starting out as the Syracuse Nationals. Their resume includes three championships. The list of franchise greats runs from Dolph Schayes ...
By TIM REYNOLDS, AP Basketball Writer
MIAMI (AP) — The end has arrived.
Actually, for Atlanta, Phoenix, Dallas and Charlotte, the end came in their season finales Tuesday. There are nine teams who know Wednesday is the last day of their season. Another 15 teams have already clinched playoff ...
By BINAJ GURUBACHARYA, Associated Press
KATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) — Three men have climbed to the top of the world 21 times, all of them mountain guides who grew up in the shadow of Mount Everest. Two of these famed Sherpa guides have retired. But 48-year-old Kami Rita says he'll be summiting ...
By The Associated Press
A look at what's happening all around the majors today:
BACK IN THE BOX
Shohei Ohtani is expected back in the starting lineup for the first time since taking a perfect game into the seventh inning against Oakland on Sunday. The two-way Japanese star has homered in his ...
By Larry Lage
AP Sports Writer
DETROIT (AP) — Detroit Pistons owner Tom Gores says he’s undecided about Stan Van Gundy’s future with the franchise.
Gores met with reporters during halftime of Monday night’s game against the Toronto Raptors.
Van Gundy will finish his fourth season ...
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Andrew Luck said all the right things Monday.
He feels good, hopes to be full go when training camp begins and believes he will be a better overall quarterback when he returns.
All he has to do now is prove it.
For the first time in more than three months, Luck fielded ...
By John Wawrow
AP Hockey Writer
The Predators have the Presidents' Trophy, and the NHL-expansion Golden Knights carry the buzz entering the Western Conference playoffs, which have the potential of resembling nothing from the past.
So step aside Chicago, which missed the playoffs for the ...
By DOUG FERGUSON, AP Golf Writer
AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) — Patrick Reed became famous playing for his country. He won for himself Sunday and became a Masters champion.
It was never easy, just the way Reed likes it.
Rory McIlroy came after him early. Jordan Spieth roared to life with a ...