Colleges want a share of sports betting proceeds

By ERIC OLSON AP College Football Writer Concerned that expanded sports gambling will bring additional costs for ensuring their games are on the up-and-up, college athletic...

Lester helps Cubs beat Mets 7-4 for 6th straight win

By JAY COHEN AP Sports Writer CHICAGO (AP) — Jon Lester got it done with his arm, glove and bat. Even teammate Anthony Rizzo was impressed. “He’s a...

Brad Keselowski makes it a Penske sweep at Indianapolis

By MICHAEL MAROT AP Sports Writer INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — First, Brad Keselowski figured out the secret to restarting at the Brickyard 400. Then he safely and strategically...

Only in New York: McGregor takes shots, swigs ’em in return

By DAN GELSTON AP Sports Writer NEW YORK (AP) — Conor McGregor bellied up to his makeshift bar, plopped his dress shoes on the table and...

Patrick Mahomes rallies Chiefs past Broncos, 27-23

By ARNIE STAPLETON AP Pro Football Writer DENVER (AP) — A suddenly ambidextrous Patrick Mahomes rallied the unbeaten Kansas City Chiefs back from a 10-point deficit...

Red Sox beat Yankees, will face Astros in ALCS

By RONALD BLUM AP Baseball Writer NEW YORK (AP) — Eduardo Nunez charged Gleyber Torres’ four-hopper toward third base and whipped the ball across the diamond...

NFL to celebrate 100th season in 2019 with series of events

NEW YORK (AP) — The NFL will celebrate its 100th season in 2019 with a yearlong series of “NFL 100” events. The league says the...

Jets’ Leggett raises awareness of abdominal injuries

‘Touchdowns for Taylor’ honors a young player who was injured by a blow to midsection and died from the impact By DENNIS WASZAK Jr. AP Pro...

Michigan moves to 4th in latest CFP rankings

By RALPH D. RUSSO AP College Football Writer Michigan moved into the fourth spot of the College Football Playoff rankings Tuesday night, behind Alabama, Clemson and...

Joey Logano aiming to spoil season for NASCAR’s Big 3

By JENNA FRYER AP Auto Racing Writer MIAMI BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Joey Logano is the outlier in this year’s championship race. He was never...