RECENT SPORTS NEWS

  • Griffin's 16th tech triggers 1-game suspension

    April 15, 2014

    LOS ANGELES (AP) - Blake Griffin has picked up his 16th technical foul of the season, triggering a league-mandated one-game suspension.

  • Anthony will sit out Knicks' last 2 games

    April 15, 2014

    NEW YORK (AP) - Carmelo Anthony will miss the final two games with a torn labrum in his right shoulder, ending his first playoff-less season and potentially his New York Knicks career.

  • Flyers goalie Steve Mason iffy for playoffs

    April 15, 2014

    VOORHEES, N.J. (AP) - Steve Mason kept the Philadelphia Flyers afloat when they struggled early in the season. Now they may have to start the playoffs without their No. 1 goalie.

  • Roy makes all right moves in 1st year leading Avs

    April 15, 2014

    ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) - Patrick Roy's fiery personality was on full display in the opening game when the Colorado coach got into a heated exchange with Anaheim, banging his hands again and again on the glass partition until it tilted.

  • Hoisting the Cup without a hot goalie hard to do

    April 15, 2014

    The NHL playoffs have arrived, which means it's time for the goalies to get going.

  • Wild expect to put Granlund back in lineup vs. Avs

    April 15, 2014

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - Minnesota Wild center Mikael Granlund likely will return to action for the playoffs, after a hit to the head kept him out for the last six games of the regular season.

  • Ex-Minnesota State, Mankato coach returning to job

    April 15, 2014

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - The football coach fired from Minnesota State, Mankato said Tuesday he will return to his old job after an arbitrator ruled he was wrongfully terminated, saying the decision wasn't easy but that it would help him and his family heal.

  • Obama congratulates UConn on NCAA dominance

    April 15, 2014

    WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama has congratulated the University of Connecticut's men's and women's basketball teams on winning last week's NCAA tournaments.

  • Moore to have elbow surgery, miss rest of season

    April 15, 2014

    BALTIMORE (AP) - Tampa Bay left-hander Matt Moore will miss the remainder of the season after opting to have elbow-ligament replacement surgery.

  • Tarkanian feeling better after heart attack

    April 15, 2014

    Former UNLV coach Jerry Tarkanian is up and moving around at a Las Vegas hospital and could go home this weekend after suffering a heart attack and contracting pneumonia.