Wednesday, October 17, 2018

Once an underdog, Steve Nash enters Hall of Fame as innovator

By KYLE HIGHTOWER AP Sports Writer BOSTON (AP) — There were few times in Steve Nash’s basketball career when he wasn’t an underdog. Before there were players...

Dolphins need to find answers on defense to challenge in AFC

By STEVE REED AP Sports Writer CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Despite an embarrassing performance on Monday night, the Miami Dolphins remain in playoff contention in the...

NASCAR makes another change with new president

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — NASCAR promoted Steve Phelps to president on Thursday in the latest leadership change for the slumping motorsports series. Phelps...

Blackhawks ravage Penguins 10-1

By JAY COHEN AP Sports Writer CHICAGO (AP) — Brandon Saad was a force on both ends of the ice. Patrick Kane made a couple of...

Coaches killed in Florida shooting to receive ESPY awards

By KELLI KENNEDY Associated Press MIAMI (AP) — The ESPYs are breaking tradition for this year’s Best Coach Award, awarding it posthumously to three Florida high...

Caps beat Vegas to win Stanley Cup

By GREG BEACHAM AP Sports Writer LAS VEGAS (AP) — Alex Ovechkin put both hands to his head and screamed while he left the bench and...

Serena Williams at No. 25 in post-pregnancy Wimbledon return

By HOWARD FENDRICH AP Tennis Writer Serena Williams was seeded No. 25 for her return to Wimbledon after having a baby, a decision by the All...

Kim dominates for 1st Olympic gold, Hirscher breaks through

By DENNIS WASZAK Jr. AP Sports Writer PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) — It was a day for all ages at the Winter Olympics. A few hours after...

Reds rally again, take 4 in a row from Cubs

CINCINNATI (AP) — Once pitcher Mike Lorenzen homered, the Cincinnati Reds got rolling again. Lorenzen connected for a pinch-hit shot to begin Cincinnati’s comeback, Jesse...

Around the bags: Astros’ Gurriel out 6 weeks as hand heals

By The Associated Press Houston Astros first baseman Yuli Gurriel will have to wait even longer before playing this season. Gurriel had surgery on his left...