Saturday, February 16, 2019

76ers hold off LeBron, Cavs to win 132-130

By DAN GELSTON AP Sports Writer PHILADELPHIA (AP) — LeBron James pulled Ben Simmons in for a hug, and smiled and laughed in a brief chat...

Kurt Busch leads a Stewart-Haas 1-2-3 finish in Texas qualifying

By STEPHEN HAWKINS AP Sports Writer FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Kurt Busch got a little more aggressive in the first round of qualifying, and it...

Sebastien Bourdais takes IndyCar pole at Phoenix

By JOHN NICHOLSON AP Sports Writer AVONDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Sebastien Bourdais took the IndyCar pole Friday night at ISM Raceway to join Simon Pagenaud in...

Pacers sweep season series vs. Warriors with 126-106 romp

By MICHAEL MAROT AP Sports Writer INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Indiana Pacers looked playoff-ready Thursday night against a Golden State team that’s still working on it....

Spieth back in his comfort zone at Masters

By DOUG FERGUSON AP Golf Writer AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) — Tiger Woods attracted most of the attention. Jordan Spieth caused the most concern. Opening day at the...

Alex Morgan scores twice in 4-1 U.S. win over Mexico

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Alex Morgan scored twice and the U.S. women’s national team got three goals in the space of four minutes early...

Ray, D-backs spoil Cardinals’ home opener with 2-hitter

BY STEVE OVERBEY Associated Press ST. LOUIS (AP) — Robbie Ray was ready to make a new memory in St. Louis. The left-hander struck out nine...

Masters hype unlike any other, mainly because of Tiger Woods

By DOUG FERGUSON AP Golf Writer AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) — Blame it on a generation that thinks nothing was ever as great as what just happened. Maybe...

Augusta National to host women’s amateur tournament

By DOUG FERGUSON AP Golf Writer AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) — Augusta National went nearly 80 years before having female members. Now the club is inviting its...

East field is set, West race still has much to decide in NBA playoff...

By TIM REYNOLDS AP Basketball Writer A look at where things stand in the NBA playoff picture, with seven days remaining in the regular season: ———...