Cavs sweep Raptors to make conference finals

By TOM WITHERS AP Sports Writer CLEVELAND (AP) — Once the sweeping was done, LeBron James peeled off his jersey and headed toward the locker room....

Need deeper reforms for NCAA hoops

By AARON BEARD AP Basketball Writer The Knight Commission on Intercollegiate Athletics supports recent reform proposals to the NCAA amid a federal corruption investigation into college...

Van Gundy won’t return to Pistons

By NOAH TRISTER AP Sports Writer DETROIT (AP) — After four seasons of mostly mediocre results, the Detroit Pistons are moving on without Stan Van Gundy. He...

Slain Colts player honored in Georgia

STATESBORO, Ga. (AP) — Georgia Southern University has honored Indiana Colts linebacker Edwin Jackson, an alumnus killed by a drunken driver in February. News outlets...

Derby winner Justify may face fresh horses in Preakness

By BETH HARRIS AP Racing Writer LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — The competition isn’t exactly lining up to take on Kentucky Derby winner Justify in the Preakness. Of...

Jason Day captures Wells Fargo for second win of season

By STEVE REED AP Sports Writer CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Jason Day channeled his inner LeBron James and captured his second PGA Tour event of the...

Ichiro’s move starts long ‘Sayonara’

By STEPHEN WADE and YURI KAGEYAMA Associated Press TOKYO (AP) — Ichiro Suzuki says he hasn’t retired, but his move to the front office of the...

Rangers overcome Red Sox and Price

By STEPHEN HAWKINS AP Sports Writer ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Nomar Mazara is cleaning up nicely for the Texas Rangers in the lineup spot usually occupied...

Mendelssohn could be 1st Euro Kentucky Derby winner

By MIKE FARRELL Associated Press LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — No horse from Europe has won the Kentucky Derby. But then few horses have matched the globe-trotting credentials...

Ingles’ career night leads Jazz over Rockets

By KRISTIE RIEKEN AP Sports Writer HOUSTON (AP) — Utah had a four-point lead in the fourth quarter on Wednesday night when Donovan Mitchell missed a...