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Doncic has 27 points, 12 assists as Mavs beat Raptors 103-95

Oct. 24, 2021 10:25 AM EDT

TORONTO (AP) — Luka Doncic and the Dallas Mavericks shook off the disappointment of a season-opening defeat with an impressive comeback win in Toronto. Doncic had 27 points, 12 assists and nine rebounds, narrowly missing his 37th career triple-double, Kristaps Porzingis...

Swiss skier Odermatt wins GS opener; American Radamus 6th

Oct. 24, 2021 09:33 AM EDT

SÖLDEN, Austria (AP) — Swiss skier Marco Odermatt edged surprise first-run leader Roland Leitinger of Austria by .07 of a second Sunday to win the season-opening men’s World Cup giant slalom. American racer River Radamus, who impressed with an acrobatic recovery...

Masters champion Matsuyama wins by 5 shots in Japan

Oct. 24, 2021 04:29 AM EDT

CHIBA, Japan (AP) — Masters champion Hideki Matsuyama had three birdies in five holes on the back nine and eagled the 18th for good measure for a five-stroke victory at the PGA Tour's Zozo Championship on Sunday. It was Matsuyama's first PGA Tour win in his native...

McCollum helps Blazers rout Suns for first win of season

Oct. 24, 2021 02:05 AM EDT

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Trail Blazers head coach Chauncey Billups was happy to have an extra pair of clothes on Saturday night. He needed them after getting drenched by his players as they celebrated his first career victory as a head coach. CJ McCollum scored 28 points...

Morant scores 28, leads Grizz to 120-114 win over Clippers

Oct. 24, 2021 01:57 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Ja Morant led five starters in double figures with 28 points and the Memphis Grizzlies defeated the Los Angeles Clippers 120-114 in their home opener Saturday night. Morant burned Cleveland for 37 points — second-most in franchise history in a...

Kikanovic, Earthquakes tie 1-1 with Whitecaps

Oct. 24, 2021 01:51 AM EDT

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Benjamin Kikanovic scored for the second consecutive game and the San Jose Earthquakes tied 1-1 with the Vancouver Whitecaps on Saturday night. Cristian Espinoza played a long arcing clearance that, after a couple tie-ups left a player from each...

Expansion Kraken fall in home debut 4-2 to Vancouver

Oct. 24, 2021 01:44 AM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — Bo Horvat and Conor Garland were not interested in letting the home debut of the Seattle Kraken turn into an all-night celebration. Instead, they helped add a little fire to the burgeoning Pacific Northwest rivalry between Vancouver and Seattle by...

Shakur Stevenson jabs way to 10th-round TKO over Herring

Oct. 24, 2021 01:39 AM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — Shakur Stevenson stepped up in weight class and jabbed his way to a second world title early Sunday, beating Jamel Herring by technical knockout in the 10th round of their junior lightweight championship fight. The former featherweight champion applied...

Scherzer watches, Buehler struggles as Dodgers' season ends

Oct. 24, 2021 01:27 AM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — Baseball’s biggest payroll couldn’t buy the Los Angeles Dodgers another championship. Certainly not with so many high-priced expenditures stuck on the bench when it mattered most. The defending World Series champion Dodgers...

Lucky lumber: Rosario's hot bat leads Braves to Series

Oct. 24, 2021 01:24 AM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — Eddie Rosario talked the other day about his lucky lumber, a 33 1/2-inch, 31-ounce Louisville Slugger that started to heat up with a four-hit night in mid-September. “I’ve been using that bat that I hit for the cycle with and it has not...