Friday, February 15, 2019

Texans release injured Demaryius Thomas

HOUSTON (AP) — The Houston Texans have released veteran wide receiver Demaryius Thomas, whose 2018 season ended prematurely when he tore his...

Bryant gets $10.85M, record for first year arbitration eligible

CHICAGO (AP) — Kris Bryant has agreed to a $10.85 million, one-year deal with the Chicago Cubs, a record for a player eligible for...

Super Fan: 81-year-old has attended every Super Bowl

By PATRICK WHITTLE Associated Press PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Donald Crisman has more than a half-century of Super Bowl memories behind him, from taking a 24-hour...

Ryan Blaney, Chase Elliott triumph in Can-Am Duel

By Reid Spencer NASCAR Wire Service DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — Ryan Blaney held off Team Penske teammate Joey Logano to win Thursday night’s first 150-mile qualifying...

Arizona Board of Regents to discuss Sean Miller’s contract

By JOHN MARSHALL AP Basketball Writer PHOENIX (AP) — A decision on coach Sean Miller’s future at Arizona could come soon. The Arizona Board of Regents has...

Virginia unanimous No. 1 in final AP Top 25; Kansas to 4th

By AARON BEARD AP Basketball Writer RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Virginia went from being an unranked team that few expected to contend in the Atlantic Coast...

Pernilla Lindberg wins playoff on 8th extra hole

By JOHN NICHOLSON AP Sports Writer RANCHO MIRAGE, Calif. (AP) — Pernilla Lindberg plunged into Poppie’s Pond with her parents and fiance-caddie Daniel Taylor, celebrating her...

Miami’s Larranaga lands 2-year extension to 2024

CORAL GABLES, Fla. (AP) — Miami Hurricanes coach Jim Larranaga has agreed to a two-year contract extension through the 2023-24 season. Athletic director Blake James...

Newgarden wins Indy Grand Prix of Alabama for 3rd time

By JOHN ZENOR AP Sports Writer BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Josef Newgarden banked on the rain at Barber Motorsports Park, and it was a pretty safe...

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...