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Jrue Holiday's finishing flurry helps Celtics beat Pacers 114-111 for 3-0 lead in East finals

May. 26, 2024 00:53 AM EDT

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Jrue Holiday didn’t feel well all day. He even missed the team’s morning shootaround. When it mattered most, though, the Celtics guard looked just fine. Holiday converted a three-point play with 38.9 seconds left to give Boston its first lead...

Mason Marchment breaks 3rd-period tie, Stars beat Oilers 3-1 in Game 2 to even West final

May. 26, 2024 00:50 AM EDT

DALLAS (AP) — Mason Marchment and the Dallas Stars were playing with a Game 7 mindset, even though it was only the second game of the Western Conference Final and it took them a bit to really get in that mode. Jake Oettinger withstood a flurry of shots by Edmonton in the first...

Grayson Murray dies at age 30 a day after withdrawing from Colonial, PGA Tour says

May. 26, 2024 00:30 AM EDT

Two-time PGA Tour winner Grayson Murray died Saturday morning at age 30, one day after he withdrew from the Charles Schwab Cup Challenge at Colonial. There were no immediate details on the circumstances of his death, only shock and grief from the PGA Tour and his management team. ...

Davis Riley leads Scottie Scheffler by 4 at somber Colonial after the news of player's death

May. 25, 2024 21:50 PM EDT

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Davis Riley was finishing a 4-under 66 for a four-shot lead over surging Scottie Scheffler at Colonial while PGA Tour Commissioner Jay Monahan conducted interviews about the death of two-time tour winner Grayson Murray. Another week, another dose of...

Ten Hag defiant on his future after Man United stuns Man City in the FA Cup final

May. 25, 2024 14:38 PM EDT

LONDON (AP) — If this was Erik ten Hag’s final game in charge of Manchester United, it was a sensational way to go out. Against the backdrop of intense speculation that he is about to be fired, Ten Hag and United stunned defending champion Manchester City 2-1 to lift the FA Cup...

Dodgers manager Dave Roberts says star Shohei Ohtani has been slowed by a hamstring bruise

May. 25, 2024 22:56 PM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — Los Angeles Dodgers star Shohei Ohtani has been playing with a bruised hamstring and has been told to take it easy on it, manager Dave Roberts said Saturday. Ohtani was injured when he was hit by a pickoff throw during the Dodgers' last homestand, Roberts said. ...

Chiefs' Butker has no regrets about expressing his beliefs during recent commencement speech

May. 25, 2024 18:33 PM EDT

Kansas City Chiefs kicker Harrison Butker has no regrets about expressing his beliefs in a recent commencement speech and he said he has received support as well as “a shocking level of hate” from others. Butker spoke Friday night at the Regina Caeli Academy Courage Under Fire...

Josef Newgarden was on top of the world after winning the Indy 500. This year feels much different

May. 25, 2024 06:10 AM EDT

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — A social media post designed to introduce drivers in the Indianapolis 500 to the general public put Josef Newgarden in an awkward light when the reigning race winner was asked a simple question. “Which IndyCar driver would you take on a road trip?” asked the...

Ricky Stenhouse Jr vows not to retaliate, wreck Kyle Busch at Coca-Cola 600 in Charlotte

May. 25, 2024 19:23 PM EDT

CONCORD, N.C. (AP) — Ricky Stenhouse Jr. has cooled off and no longer plans to wreck Kyle Busch at the Coca-Cola 600 on Sunday at Charlotte Motor Speedway. But that doesn’t mean he and Busch are back on speaking terms. Stenhouse said he spoke to Busch’s team...

Pac-12 goes dark: conference baseball tournament marks end of an era

May. 26, 2024 01:05 AM EDT

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Waves of fans streamed into Scottsdale Stadium an hour before the start, anticipation building each minute closer to first pitch. They came to see the Pac-12 baseball championship game. They got a dose of history with it. With Arizona and...

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Rockies rookie outfielder Jordan Beck breaks his left hand in loss to Phillies

May. 26, 2024 01:57 AM EDT

DENVER (AP) — Colorado Rockies rookie left fielder Jordan Beck broke his left hand Saturday night during an 8-4 loss to the Philadelphia Phillies. Beck landed hard on his glove hand while making a diving catch of Nick Castellanos’ sinking liner for the final out in the top of the...

Bryce Harper hits a 3-run homer in Phillies' 9th-inning rally to beat Rockies 8-4

May. 26, 2024 01:36 AM EDT

DENVER (AP) — Bryce Harper hit a three-run homer in Philadelphia's six-run ninth inning and the Phillies rallied past the Colorado Rockies 8-4 on Saturday night for their seventh win in eight games. Trailing 3-2 in the ninth, the Phillies broke through to snap the Rockies'...

Inter Miami disappoints Whitecaps fans with missing stars and 2-1 victory

May. 26, 2024 01:35 AM EDT

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Robert Taylor scored a first-half goal and picked up an assist on Leo Campana's netter in the second half and Inter Miami defeated the Vancouver Whitecaps 2-1 on Saturday night, despite missing superstar Lionel Messi along with high-scoring Luis Suárez and...

Jordan Montgomery throws 6 quality innings and Diamondbacks hang on to beat Marlins 3-2

May. 26, 2024 01:31 AM EDT

PHOENIX (AP) — Christian Walker and Lourdes Gurriel Jr. hit back-to-back RBI doubles in the first inning, Jordan Montgomery threw six quality innings and the Arizona Diamondbacks held on for a 3-2 win over the Miami Marlins on Saturday night. The D-backs — the defending National...

A'ja Wilson totals 29 points and 15 rebounds to lead Aces to 99-80 win over Caitlin Clark and Fever

May. 26, 2024 01:29 AM EDT

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Rookie Caitlin Clark might be considered the WNBA's future, but A'ja Wilson showed Saturday night why she's arguably the league's best current player with 29 points and 15 rebounds to lead the Las Vegas Aces to a 99-80 win over the Indiana Fever. Clark scored eight...

Guardians ace Shane Bieber joins Cleveland during West road trip for first time since surgery

May. 26, 2024 01:28 AM EDT

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Shane Bieber marked being six weeks removed from Tommy John surgery with a pair of milestones. The Cleveland Guardians ace not only had the bulky brace from his right arm removed, he is back with his teammates for the first time since early April. ...

Aaron Judge homers again at Petco Park as the Yankees beat the Padres for 2nd straight game 4-1

May. 26, 2024 01:16 AM EDT

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Aaron Judge hit another long home run at Petco Park, Marcus Stroman pitched six strong innings to keep the Yankees' pitching hot streak going and New York won its second straight against the San Diego Padres, 4-1 on Saturday night. Judge's two-run shot off Dylan...

José Ramírez homers for 2nd straight game, Guardians beat Angels 4-3 to extend winning streak to 8

May. 26, 2024 01:15 AM EDT

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — José Ramírez homered for the second straight game and the Cleveland Guardians extended their winning streak to eight, beating the Los Angeles Angels 4-3 Saturday night. It is Cleveland's longest winning run since its AL-record, 22-game run in 2017. It is...

NiJaree Canady throws two-hit shutout to keep Stanford alive at softball super regional

May. 26, 2024 01:11 AM EDT

STANFORD, Calif. (AP) — NiJaree Canady pitched a complete-game two-hitter and host Stanford stayed alive in the Super Regionals, defeating LSU 3-0 on Saturday night to even the series at one game apiece. Canady struck out nine and walked three batters. She is 22-5 with a 0.67 ERA....

Tommy Splaine's single in 9th gives Arizona 4-3 win over USC in Pac-12 title game

May. 26, 2024 01:10 AM EDT

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Tommy Splaine lined a run-scoring single in the bottom of the ninth inning and Arizona rallied from a three-run deficit to beat Southern California 4-3 on Saturday night in the Pac-12 baseball tournament championship game. The championship game was the...