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Mahomes torches Bengals for 4 TDs as Chiefs roll, 45-10

Oct. 21, 2018 11:39 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — One of the few things Patrick Mahomes hadn't done in his young career was bounce back from a loss. He made that look just as easy as Mahomes does everything else. The Chiefs' young record-setting quarterback threw for 358 yards and four touchdowns Sunday night, Kareem Hunt finished...

Missed FG after unusual call helps 'Skins top Cowboys 20-17

Oct. 21, 2018 9:40 PM EDT

LANDOVER, Md. (AP) — No one on the winning Washington Redskins or the losing Dallas Cowboys seemed entirely sure about the rule that led to a penalty for "snap infraction." That flag turned a 47-yard field-goal try into a 52-yarder that slammed off the left upright as time expired. "I don't know what...

Beloved in Boston, Roberts returns for World Series with LA

Oct. 21, 2018 5:10 PM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — In the souvenir store across from Fenway Park, it will set you back $100 for a framed, autographed photo of "The Steal," Dave Roberts' stolen base in the 2004 AL Championship Series that kick-started the Red Sox comeback against the New York Yankees and ended Boston's 86-year title drought....

NBA suspends Ingram, Rondo, Paul in Lakers-Rockets dustup

Oct. 22, 2018 12:24 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Lakers teammates Brandon Ingram and Rajon Rondo and Chris Paul of the Rockets were suspended without pay Sunday for an on-court fight, with Paul taking the heaviest financial hit. Ingram was suspended four games, Rondo will sit out three games and Paul two games. The NBA handed down the...

AP Top 25: Clemson back to 2; App State ranked for 1st time

Oct. 21, 2018 5:42 PM EDT

Clemson is back at No. 2 in The Associated Press college football poll behind top-ranked Alabama, moving up to where it started, after a convincing victory and Ohio State's first loss of the season. The Crimson Tide are a unanimous No. 1, with all 61 first-place votes Sunday, for the first time this season. The...

Panthers' Reid calls Jenkins 'sellout' in protest movement

Oct. 21, 2018 6:33 PM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Eric Reid and Malcolm Jenkins turned the fight for racial and social justice into a skirmish on the field. Reid then went on offense with his postgame comments, calling the Eagles safety and co-founder of The Players Coalition "a sellout." Reid split from the coalition last year because...

Hernangomez's late block helps Nuggets beat Warriors 100-98

Oct. 21, 2018 10:59 PM EDT

DENVER (AP) — Gary Harris scored 28 points, Juancho Hernangomez blocked a tying layup just before the buzzer and the Denver Nuggets beat the Golden State Warriors 100-98 on Sunday night. Trailing by 13 points in the fourth quarter, the Warriors rallied and had a chance to tie it in the waning seconds....

Chase Elliott wins for 2nd time in 3 NASCAR playoff races

Oct. 21, 2018 6:47 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — Chase Elliott first had to figure out how to win at NASCAR's top level. Now that he's got that handled, the son of 1988 champion Bill Elliott is chasing a title of his own. Elliott won at Kansas Speedway on Sunday for his second victory in three races, cementing himself as a title...

Brees comeback, missed XP gets Saints past Ravens 24-23

Oct. 21, 2018 8:49 PM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — Justin Tucker has won a dozen games for the Baltimore Ravens with his incredibly accurate right foot. This one will be remembered as the one he lost. Tucker missed the first conversion of his career after the Baltimore Ravens scored the potential tying touchdown with 24 seconds left,...

Gurley's 3 TDs lead Rams to 39-10 win vs 49ers and 7-0 start

Oct. 21, 2018 9:10 PM EDT

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Aaron Donald and a dominant defense kept taking the ball away for Los Angeles and Todd Gurley turned those turnovers into touchdowns to keep the Rams unbeaten after seven games. Todd Gurley scored three touchdowns and Jared Goff threw two TD passes as the Rams took advantage of...

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NBA suspends Ingram, Rondo, Paul in Lakers-Rockets dustup

Oct. 22, 2018 12:24 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Lakers teammates Brandon Ingram and Rajon Rondo and Chris Paul of the Rockets were suspended without pay Sunday for an on-court fight, with Paul taking the heaviest financial hit. Ingram was suspended four games, Rondo will sit out three games and Paul two games. The NBA handed down the...

Resilient Sabres rally past Ducks, end trip with 4-2 win

Oct. 21, 2018 11:45 PM EDT

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — The Buffalo Sabres' West Coast trip was in danger of slipping off the rails before they got right back on track with a Southern California sweep. Rasmus Ristolainen scored a tiebreaking power-play goal early in the third period, and the Sabres rallied from a two-goal deficit for a...

Johnson's 158 yards rushing help Lions beat Dolphins 32-21

Oct. 21, 2018 11:41 PM EDT

MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — The Detroit Lions clustered on the bench under shade canopies Sunday, keeping their cool in the South Florida heat. And when they stepped onto the field and into the subtropical sunshine, they ran all over the Miami Dolphins. Unfazed by the weather, Kerryon Johnson rushed for 158...

Mahomes torches Bengals for 4 TDs as Chiefs roll, 45-10

Oct. 21, 2018 11:39 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — One of the few things Patrick Mahomes hadn't done in his young career was bounce back from a loss. He made that look just as easy as Mahomes does everything else. The Chiefs' young record-setting quarterback threw for 358 yards and four touchdowns Sunday night, Kareem Hunt finished...

Mahomes torches Bengals for 4 TDs as Chiefs roll, 45-10

Oct. 21, 2018 11:32 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Patrick Mahomes threw for 358 yards and four touchdowns, Kareem Hunt finished with three scores and the Kansas City Chiefs rebounded from their first loss by throttling the Cincinnati Bengals 45-10 on Sunday night. Mahomes was 28 of 39 with his only big mistake an underthrown...

Led by bench, Clippers hang on to beat Rockets 115-112

Oct. 21, 2018 11:30 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Montrezl Harrell led a fourth-quarter charge by the Clippers' reserves with 17 points, and Los Angeles defeated the Houston Rockets 115-112 on Sunday night. Harrell and the bench helped the Clippers erase a four-point deficit late in the third, with Luc Mbah a Moute's 3-pointer giving...

Charles Wang, former New York Islanders owner, dies at 74

Oct. 21, 2018 11:18 PM EDT

OYSTER BAY, N.Y. (AP) — Charles Wang, a technology company founder and former owner of the New York Islanders hockey team, died Sunday. He was 74. Wang died of lung cancer in Oyster Bay, New York, his attorney, John McEntee, said in an emailed statement. Wang "was an entrepreneur, visionary, author, and...

Lightning beat Blackhawks 6-3, take 33 shots in 2nd

Oct. 21, 2018 11:12 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — The Tampa Bay Lightning sure lived up to their name — and reputation as one of the NHL's quickest teams. Brayden Point had a goal and two assists and the Lightning peppered the Chicago Blackhawks with 33 shots in a three-goal second period in a 6-3 victory Sunday night. The 33 shots...

Kings top Thunder 131-120, ruin Westbrook's season debut

Oct. 21, 2018 11:07 PM EDT

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Russell Westbrook was in no mood to talk after his season debut. Iman Shumpert scored 26 points and the Sacramento Kings beat the Oklahoma City Thunder 131-120 on Sunday night to spoil Westbrook's return. Westbrook missed the preseason and the first two regular-season games after...

Verstappen provides late-lap thrills at US Grand Prix

Oct. 21, 2018 11:04 PM EDT

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Leave it to Red Bull's Max Verstappen to provide some late-race thrills at the U.S. Grand Prix. Verstappen's key block on Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton late in Sunday's race denied Hamilton a chance to maybe chase down Ferrari's Kimi Raikkonen to win. And it helped deny Hamilton's bid...