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AP source: Scherzer and Mets nearing $130M, 3-year deal

Nov. 29, 2021 12:56 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Eight-time All-Star Max Scherzer is nearing a $130 million, three-year contract with the New York Mets, a person familiar with the negotiations told The Associated Press. The person spoke on condition of anonymity Monday because the agreement was still...

Nuggets' Porter needs back surgery, return timetable unclear

Nov. 29, 2021 12:33 PM EST

MIAMI (AP) — Michael Porter Jr. of the Denver Nuggets needs surgery to address his latest back injury, and there's no known timetable yet for his return. Porter's agent, Mark Bartelstein, said the surgery is scheduled for Wednesday. Porter — who dealt with a serious...

NCAA champ Baylor among teams thriving with retooled rosters

Nov. 28, 2021 15:30 PM EST

PARADISE ISLAND, Bahamas (AP) — Baylor coach Scott Drew knew his sixth-ranked Bears might need time to blend a changed roster after they lost four starters from a national-championship run. Instead, the Bears rolled through the Battle 4 Atlantis. They were among a group...

Hall of Fame defensive lineman Curley Culp dies at 75

Nov. 27, 2021 17:44 PM EST

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Curley Culp, the Hall of Fame defensive lineman who helped the Kansas City Chiefs win their first Super Bowl during a 14-year NFL career, died Saturday of complications from pancreatic cancer. He was 75. Culp announced this month that he had been...

Mariners acquire All-Star 2B Adam Frazier from San Diego

Nov. 27, 2021 17:06 PM EST

SEATTLE (AP) — Seattle's first big move of the offseason was completing a deal Jerry Dipoto tried to make last summer. The Mariners finally landed Adam Frazier on Saturday, acquiring the All-Star second baseman in a trade with the San Diego Padres. ...

Saints scratch Ingram, Armstead returns; Bills' McKenzie out

Nov. 25, 2021 19:44 PM EST

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The New Orleans Saints scratched hobbled running back Mark Ingram, while left tackle Terron Armstead returned to the lineup against Buffalo on Thursday night. The Bills listed receiver and returner Isaiah McKenzie as a healthy scratch. ...

Tavares, Engvall lead rolling Maple Leafs' 6-2 rout of Kings

Nov. 25, 2021 02:11 AM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — John Tavares and Pierre Engvall had a goal and an assist apiece while Toronto scored four consecutive times in the second period, and the Maple Leafs rolled to a 6-2 victory over the Los Angeles Kings on Wednesday night. Alexander Kerfoot, Auston...

Merzlikins stops 36 shots, Blue Jackets blank Jets 3-0

Nov. 24, 2021 23:10 PM EST

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Elvis Merzlikins made 36 saves for his seventh career shutout and the Columbus Blue Jackets blanked Winnipeg 3-0 on Wednesday night to hand the Jets their fourth consecutive defeat. Gregory Hofmann, Zach Werenski and Andrew Peeke scored for...

Broncos a magnet for vet QB in '22 but bidders bring baggage

Nov. 23, 2021 02:28 AM EST

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — George Paton swears that committing $90 million to wide receivers Courtland Sutton and Tim Patrick over the weekend wasn't about making Denver an attractive landing pad for a veteran quarterback in 2022. “No, we’re just trying to get better...

Tatum, Celtics send Rockets to 15th straight loss, 108-90

Nov. 22, 2021 22:43 PM EST

BOSTON (AP) — Jayson Tatum scored 30 points, Jaylen Brown had 19 in his return from missing eight games with an injury and the Boston Celtics coasted by Houston 108-90 on Monday night, sending the Rockets to their 15th straight loss. Dennis Schroder added 18 points for...