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Warriors say Curry sidelined with left leg injury

Feb. 05, 2023 20:53 PM EST

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Golden State All-Star guard Stephen Curry will be sidelined due to injuries to his left leg, the team said Sunday, and the Warriors aren't sure how many weeks he'll miss. Curry was diagnosed after an MRI with partial tears to his superior tibiofibular ligament...

American skier Shiffrin fails to finish first race at worlds

Feb. 06, 2023 08:44 AM EST

MERIBEL, France (AP) — American skier Mikaela Shiffrin failed to finish the slalom portion of the women's combined event Monday on the opening day of the world championships. Shiffrin was leading the race but skied out with only a few gates left before the finish. ...

AP source: Kyrie Irving going to the Dallas Mavericks

Feb. 06, 2023 02:22 AM EST

DALLAS (AP) — Kyrie Irving is getting his wish. He’s getting traded. And Luka Doncic is getting another All-Star to help him in Dallas. The Mavericks and Brooklyn Nets agreed Sunday on a blockbuster trade: Irving — the super-talented and often-enigmatic...

Chiefs, Eagles land in Phoenix, prepare for Super Bowl 57

Feb. 05, 2023 18:42 PM EST

PHOENIX (AP) — A few minutes after the Kansas City Chiefs and quarterback Patrick Mahomes landed in Phoenix, the pilot hung a “Chiefs Kingdom” flag out of the window as players, coaches and staff got off the plane and walked across the runway. About an hour later, it was the...

Rose has 2-shot lead at Pebble going into a Monday finish

Feb. 05, 2023 22:08 PM EST

PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. (AP) — The fading light was enough for Justin Rose to see his final shot find the 10th fairway at Pebble Beach, and that was enough for him to call it a day. He was 9 under in the 19 holes he played over two courses in wind, rain, hail and sunshine at the...

Bruins rolling, rest of NHL making final push for playoffs

Feb. 05, 2023 11:36 AM EST

SUNRISE, Fla. (AP) — Bruce Cassidy's Vegas Golden Knights lost eight of 10 games going into the All-Star break after leading the Pacific Division at the midway point of the NHL season. They're still safely in a playoff spot in the Western Conference, but they can't keep it up. ...

Man City accused of misleading Premier League over finances

Feb. 06, 2023 07:54 AM EST

Manchester City was accused by the Premier League on Monday of providing misleading information about its finances over a nine-year period when the club was attempting to establish itself as a force in English and European soccer following its takeover by Abu Dhabi’s ruling family. ...

No. 1 South Carolina tops fifth-ranked UConn 81-77

Feb. 06, 2023 08:12 AM EST

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — In a rematch of last season's national championship game, South Carolina came out on top again over UConn thanks to a strong fourth quarter by Aliyah Boston. Geno Auriemma stepping onto the court to spike a water bottle, that helped them, too. ...

Truex wins NASCAR's sloppy return to Los Angeles Coliseum

Feb. 05, 2023 23:14 PM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Martin Truex Jr. won NASCAR's return to the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum for its season-opening exhibition race — a sloppy Sunday night extravaganza in which the Wiz Khalifa halftime show might have been the most entertaining part of the event. Truex took the...

Morant says friend banned from arena over Pacers dispute

Feb. 05, 2023 22:48 PM EST

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Memphis Grizzlies star Ja Morant tweeted Sunday that a friend of his has been banned from games at FedExForum for a year as a result of a confrontation between his supporters and members of the Indiana Pacers organization a week earlier. The NBA confirmed that...

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American skier Shiffrin fails to finish first race at worlds

Feb. 06, 2023 08:44 AM EST

MERIBEL, France (AP) — American skier Mikaela Shiffrin failed to finish the slalom portion of the women's combined event Monday on the opening day of the world championships. Shiffrin was leading the race but skied out with only a few gates left before the finish. ...

American skier Mikaela Shiffrin fails to finish her first race at the world championships

Feb. 06, 2023 08:39 AM EST
MERIBEL, France (AP) — American skier Mikaela Shiffrin fails to finish her first race at the world championships.

No. 1 South Carolina tops fifth-ranked UConn 81-77

Feb. 06, 2023 08:12 AM EST

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — In a rematch of last season's national championship game, South Carolina came out on top again over UConn thanks to a strong fourth quarter by Aliyah Boston. Geno Auriemma stepping onto the court to spike a water bottle, that helped them, too. ...

Fox sells out Super Bowl ads: crypto out, alcohol in

Feb. 06, 2023 08:01 AM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Fox says it has sold out all of its Super Bowl LVII ad space as of the end of January. The big game between the Kansas City Chiefs and the Philadelphia Eagles takes place on Sunday. The Super Bowl is advertising's biggest stage, with advertisers jockeying to get...

Man City accused of misleading Premier League over finances

Feb. 06, 2023 07:54 AM EST

Manchester City was accused by the Premier League on Monday of providing misleading information about its finances over a nine-year period when the club was attempting to establish itself as a force in English and European soccer following its takeover by Abu Dhabi’s ruling family. ...

Brignone leads combined race at worlds; Shiffrin 0.96 behind

Feb. 06, 2023 07:27 AM EST

MERIBEL, France (AP) — Italian skier Federica Brignone posted the fastest time in the super-G portion of the women’s combined event Monday on the opening day of the world championships, leading defending champion Mikaela Shiffrin by almost a second. Racing under blue skies,...

Vinícius Júnior again targeted by racist insults in Spain

Feb. 06, 2023 06:31 AM EST

MADRID (AP) — The hate attacks against Vinícius Júnior continued in Spain over the weekend, with the Brazil forward again being targeted by racist insults in a league match. The Spanish league said Monday it will investigate the latest attacks after television images showed...

Premier League accuses Manchester City of numerous breaches of financial regulations between 2009-18

Feb. 06, 2023 05:37 AM EST
LONDON (AP) — Premier League accuses Manchester City of numerous breaches of financial regulations between 2009-18.

AP source: Kyrie Irving going to the Dallas Mavericks

Feb. 06, 2023 02:22 AM EST

DALLAS (AP) — Kyrie Irving is getting his wish. He’s getting traded. And Luka Doncic is getting another All-Star to help him in Dallas. The Mavericks and Brooklyn Nets agreed Sunday on a blockbuster trade: Irving — the super-talented and often-enigmatic...

Sports pitch for level playing field in cricket-mad Pakistan

Feb. 06, 2023 01:17 AM EST

ISLAMABAD (AP) — On Islamabad’s outskirts, burly men bind together in a scrum on a rugby pitch that has seen better days. The sign bearing the club’s name is worn. The floodlights are too costly to use, given high electricity prices and the paltry $135 total that the club earns in membership...