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McDonald leads Northern Kentucky over Miami (Ohio) 72-66

Dec. 16, 2018 9:33 PM EST

HIGHLAND HEIGHTS, Ky. (AP) — Drew McDonald had 21 points and 10 rebounds and made four free throws in the final minute to help Northern Kentucky hold off Miami (Ohio) 72-66 on Sunday. McDonald's pair of free throws with 41 seconds left gave the Norse (9-3) a 68-64 lead and McDonald grabbed the rebound when...

Bengals end 5-game losing streak, beat Raiders 30-16

Dec. 16, 2018 8:44 PM EST

CINCINNATI (AP) — An entire month had come and gone without even one win, leaving the Bengals in their deepest drought since 2010. Joe Mixon provided just enough to give the sparse crowd a reason to cheer at the end of their final home game. Mixon ran for 129 yards and a pair of touchdowns Sunday, and...

Simmons, Embiid lead 76ers past Cavs in Butler's return

Dec. 16, 2018 7:20 PM EST

CLEVELAND (AP) — Jimmy Butler's return brought out the best in his Philadelphia teammates. Ben Simmons had 22 points, 11 rebounds and 14 assists for his third triple-double of the season, Joel Embiid scored 24 points and the 76ers routed the Cleveland Cavaliers 128-105 on Sunday. Butler scored 19 points...

Carr gets record but Raiders offense languishes in loss

Dec. 16, 2018 6:45 PM EST

CINCINNATI (AP) — Derek Carr kept his streak without an interception going. In the end, he couldn't complete enough throws to give the Raiders a chance. Carr extended his streak without an interception to nine games, but Oakland managed only 19 yards in the fourth quarter, helping the Cincinnati Bengals...

Tied at halftime, Bowling Green beats Division II Findlay

Dec. 16, 2018 6:25 PM EST

BOWLING GREEN, Ohio (AP) — Justin Turner scored 22 points and Bowling Green, tied at halftime, outlasted Division-II Findlay 82-57 on Sunday. Findlay led throughout the first 19 minutes of the first half before Bowling Green tied it at 35 heading into the break. Bowling Green opened the second half with a...

Sixers' Butler returns from strained groin against Cavs

Dec. 16, 2018 3:56 PM EST

CLEVELAND (AP) — Jimmy Butler returned for the Philadelphia 76ers against the Cleveland Cavaliers after missing two games because of a strained groin. Sixers coach Brett Brown said before Sunday's matchup that Butler would be a game-time decision. The four-time All-Star went through warmups and was in the...

Correction: White Sox-Indians Trade story

Dec. 16, 2018 10:24 AM EST

CLEVELAND (AP) — In a story Dec. 15 about Yonder Alonso's trade to the Chicago White Sox, The Associated Press reported erroneously that Alonso is married to the sister of star slugger Manny Machado. Machado is married to Alonso's sister. A corrected version of the story is below: Indians send 1B Alonso to...

Correction: Indians-White Sox Trade story

Dec. 16, 2018 10:23 AM EST

CHICAGO (AP) — In a story Dec. 15 about Yonder Alonso's trade to the Chicago White Sox, The Associated Press reported erroneously that Alonso is married to the sister of star slugger Manny Machado. Machado is married to Alonso's sister. A corrected version of the story is below: AP source: White Sox...

Cleveland Browns beat injury-plagued Broncos 17-16

Dec. 16, 2018 1:12 AM EST

DENVER (AP) — Whether it was "The Fumble" or "The Drive" in the playoffs in the 1980s or the 11 consecutive times Denver had dumped Cleveland, the Broncos always served as the Browns' biggest bugaboo. With John Elway watching from his suite at Mile High Stadium, Baker Mayfield capitalized on Denver's...

Sprong's OT goal lifts Ducks over Blue Jackets 2-1

Dec. 15, 2018 11:31 PM EST

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Daniel Sprong has been an Anaheim Duck for less than two weeks. On Saturday night, he went a long way toward ingratiating himself with his new teammates. Traded to Anaheim Dec. 3 by Pittsburgh, Sprong scored twice — including in overtime — to lift the Ducks over the...