Pistons withstand Pacers’ late rally 104-98

By COREY ELLIOT Associated Press INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Detroit Pistons refused to blow another big lead in Indiana. Andre Drummond finished with 23 points and...

Bucks use fourth-quarter run to beat Pistons 104-100

By ANDREW GRUMAN Associated Press MILWAUKEE (AP) — Giannis Antetokounmpo had 25 points and 10 rebounds, and the Milwaukee Bucks used a strong start to the...

Simone Biles soars to AP Female Athlete of the Year

By WILL GRAVES AP Sports Writer Simone Biles tried to treat the 2016 Summer Olympics like just your average ordinary gymnastics meet. So what if the...

Boilermakers control paint to beat Marquette 86-71

By GENARO C. ARMAS AP Sports Writer MILWAUKEE (AP) — Purdue coach Matt Painter simplified the game plan against Marquette knowing he had a size advantage...

Kemba Walker leads Hornets past Pacers

By JODIE VALADE Associated Press CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Just before the first-quarter buzzer sounded, Nicolas Batum heaved up a long shot. The 29-foot toss banked...

Sabathia leaves with injury; Young rallies Angels past Yanks

By STEVE DILBECK Associated Press ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Just when CC Sabathia was pitching like an ace again, the big left-hander got hurt. Sabathia exited early...

Steelers’ Harrison not interested in talking to NFL

By DAN SCIFO Associated Press LATROBE, Pa. (AP) — Pittsburgh Steelers’ linebacker James Harrison doesn’t want to face a suspension. He is also not interested in...

Cabrera uses ‘lucky charm’ as Reds win 5-4 against Marlins

By MARK SCHMETZER Associated Press CINCINNATI (AP) — Pat Hoberg is Ramon Cabrera’s lucky charm. Hoberg was umpiring behind the plate last season when the Reds’ catcher...

VanMeter off to good start

In his first minor league season with the Cincinnati Reds in Double-A baseball, Norwell High School graduate Josh VanMeter went 5 for 12 ...

Happ nets 28 points to leads Wisconsin over Indiana 71-61

By GENARO C. ARMAS AP Sports Writer MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Greg Gard looked down at the stat sheet to find something to harp on about...