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Paris-bound Olympians look forward to a post-COVID Games with fans in the stands

Apr. 15, 2024 16:11 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The biggest races, routines and games for many of this generation's Olympic athletes were contested in front of mostly empty stands, largely devoid of coaches to help them out or friends and family to cheer them on. That was three years ago at the COVID-19 Summer...

In war saga 'The Sympathizer,' Vietnamese voices are no longer stuck in the background

Apr. 15, 2024 14:56 PM EDT

Vietnamese journalist-turned-filmmaker Phanxinê remembers exactly when he decided to make movies in his native country rather than Hollywood. It was in 2008 but it could have been a satirical scene out of the Vietnam Era-novel “The Sympathizer.” Someone from a movie studio...

Cardi B, Queen Latifah and The Roots to headline the BET Experience concerts in Los Angeles

Apr. 15, 2024 13:18 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Cardi B, Queen Latifah and The Roots will headline concerts to celebrate the return of the BET Experience in Los Angeles just days before the 2024 BET Awards. BET announced Monday the star-studded lineup of the concert series, which makes a return after a...

Caitlin Clark's young dream of playing in the WNBA is set to become reality

Apr. 15, 2024 08:30 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — In elementary school, Caitlin Clark wrote down a list of her goals and dreams that included playing in the WNBA one day. That dream will become a reality Monday night when Clark is expected to be taken first by the Indiana Fever in the WNBA draft. Her mom Anne still...

LeBron James' triple-double lifts Lakers over Pelicans and into a play-in rematch with New Orleans

Apr. 14, 2024 19:51 PM EDT

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — LeBron James closed out his 21st NBA regular season looking invigorated, formidable on both ends of the court and ready to produce in the postseason. James had 28 points, 17 assists, 11 rebounds and five steals, and the Los Angeles Lakers claimed the eighth seed...

A Manic Monday in the NHL features 7 of 8 games that could affect the playoff picture

Apr. 14, 2024 13:23 PM EDT

Washington Capitals players run the gamut from being plugged into all the NHL playoff scenarios to having no clue what else is going on. “It’s a really big game for us and them,” rookie defenseman Vincent Iorio said Sunday ahead of facing the Boston Bruins on Monday night....

Dodgers put starting pitcher Bobby Miller on 15-day injured list with right shoulder inflammation

Apr. 14, 2024 01:31 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Bobby Miller was placed on the 15-day injured list Saturday night by the Los Angeles Dodgers because of right shoulder inflammation. The 25-year-old Miller is 1-1 with a 5.40 ERA in three starts during his second major league season. He has struck out 18 batters...

Jazz beat Clippers 110-109, LA earns home-court advantage for 1st round and locks in 4th seed

Apr. 13, 2024 01:44 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Reserve Kenneth Lofton Jr. scored a season-high 27 points and the Utah Jazz beat the Clippers 110-109 on Friday night after playoff-bound Los Angeles clinched the fourth seed in the West. Bones Hyland led the Clippers with 20 points off the bench and Amir Coffey...

Golden Knights beat Wild 7-2 to clinch a spot in the Western Conference playoffs

Apr. 13, 2024 01:43 AM EDT

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Jack Eichel, Nicolas Roy and Pavel Dorofeyev each had a goal and an assist, Chandler Stephenson had four assists and the Vegas Golden Knights beat the Minnesota Wild 7-2 Friday night to clinch a playoff berth for the sixth time in seven seasons. Jonathan...

LeBron James scores 37, Anthony Davis finishes with 36 as the Lakers beat Grizzlies 123-120

Apr. 13, 2024 00:28 AM EDT

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — LeBron James had 37 points — including six in the final minute — and 10 rebounds, and Anthony Davis had 36 points and 14 rebounds as the Los Angeles Lakers beat the short-handed Memphis Grizzlies 123-120 on Friday night. Davis, returning from a left eye...