National Sports

Carson Wentz's scan on back inconclusive, QB set for MRI

Dec 13, 2018

Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Carson Wentz underwent a scan on his back Wednesday that was inconclusive and was scheduled to undergo an MRI on Thursday to help diagnose an issue that has plagued him for several weeks, a source told…

Jose Canseco makes pitch to be Trump chief of staff

Dec 13, 2018

NEW YORK -- Jose Canseco is ready to take a swing at politics. The former major league slugger has made his pitch for a big job at the White House, tweeting Wednesday to President Donald Trump: "u need a bash brother for Chief if (sic) Staff…

Phil Jackson visits Lakers' practice facility

Dec 13, 2018

EL SEGUNDO, Calif. -- Phil Jackson visited the Los Angeles Lakers' practice facility Wednesday. It was the first time Jackson has been seen by the media at the facility over the past two seasons. The team said its former coach just stoppe…

Raptors rout Warriors 113-93 without Kawhi to complete sweep

Dec 13, 2018

Kyle Lowry had 23 points and 12 assists to lead a balanced Toronto offense while leading scorer Kawhi Leonard sat out, and the Raptors dominated Golden State from the start in routing the Warriors 113-93 to complete a season sweep

Jordan tells AP: Monk interaction was a 'tap of endearment'

Dec 13, 2018

Hornets owner Michael Jordan says smack on the back of second-year guard Malik Monk's head in closing seconds of win against the Pistons was 'tap of endearment'

Goodell: NFL won't pay for video in domestic investigations

Dec 12, 2018

Commissioner Roger Goodell says NFL won't pay for video evidence in domestic cases, defends league's handling of investigations

Morton to Rays and a Tanner-for-Tanner trade at meetings

Dec 13, 2018

Charlie Morton to Rays and a Tanner-for-Tanner trade at winter meetings

AP source: Joe Kelly, Dodgers agree to $25M, 3-year contract

Dec 13, 2018

Person familiar with negotiations to AP: Reliever Joe Kelly, Dodgers agree to $25 million, 3-year deal

Canseco makes pitch for chief of staff job in tweet to Trump

Dec 13, 2018

Jose Canseco makes pitch for chief of staff job in tweet to Trump

AP source: Free agent reliever Familia set to return to Mets

Dec 13, 2018

A person familiar with the deal tells The Associated Press that free agent reliever Jeurys Familia is set to rejoin the New York Mets with a $30 million, three-year contract

Irving scores Boston's last 12 in 130-125 OT win at Wizards

Dec 12, 2018

Kyrie Irving scored Boston's last 12 points, including back-to-back 3-pointers in the final 40 seconds of overtime to outduel John Wall, and the Celtics extended their winning streak to seven games with a 130-125 victory over the Washington Wizards

Amari Cooper's impact on Cowboys immeasurable

Dec 13, 2018

Nobody is questioning Jerry Jones anymore about trading a first-round pick for Amari Cooper

Ohio State players: Urban Meyer won't let go until the end

Dec 13, 2018

Ohio State players say coach Urban Meyer hasn't eased up yet, not with one more game to win