Golden Knights outlast Capitals 6-4 in Stanley Cup Final opener

By GREG BEACHAM AP Sports Writer LAS VEGAS (AP) — In a single nine-minute stretch of the third period, the Washington Capitals dramatically took the lead...

Red Sox beat Dodgers in World Series opener

By BEN WALKER AP Baseball Writer BOSTON (AP) — The Fenway Funhouse proved too tricky, too cold and just too much for the beach boys. Andrew Benintendi,...

Indians exercise contract option on Carrasco, decline on Guyer

By TOM WITHERS AP Sports Writer CLEVELAND (AP) — The Indians have some tough decisions to make this offseason. The one on Carlos Carrasco was simple. Cleveland...

NFL season featured the young and old

By ARNIE STAPLETON AP Pro Football Writer DENVER (AP) — For all the excitement over the electrifying Patrick Mahomes and Baker Mayfield, two of the baby-faced,...

Ray, D-backs spoil Cardinals’ home opener with 2-hitter

BY STEVE OVERBEY Associated Press ST. LOUIS (AP) — Robbie Ray was ready to make a new memory in St. Louis. The left-hander struck out nine...

NBA suspends Ingram, Rondo, Paul in Lakers-Rockets dustup

By BETH HARRIS AP Sports Writer LOS ANGELES (AP) — Lakers teammates Brandon Ingram and Rajon Rondo and Chris Paul of the Rockets were suspended without...

Pippa Mann returns to Dale Coyne Racing for Indy 500

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — IndyCar driver Pippa Mann has been hired by Dale Coyne Racing to compete in this year’s Indianapolis 500. The Briton will be...

Rizzo’s slide not dirty, but MLB says it was illegal

By WILL GRAVES AP Sports Writer PITTSBURGH (AP) — Chicago Cubs manager Joe Maddon believes Anthony Rizzo’s slide that upended Pittsburgh Pirates catcher Elias Diaz at...

Stop Zion! Duke gets top billing; UNC, Virginia, Gonzaga also 1s

By EDDIE PELLS AP National Writer Looming at the top of this year’s March Madness bracket:...

Dozier, Archer among swaps on deadline day

By BEN WALKER AP Baseball Writer For Brian Dozier, getting traded meant a dash to the airport and a long trip to Dodger Stadium. For Jake...