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Warriors say Curry sidelined with left leg injury

Feb. 05, 2023 16:22 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 long he'll be out. Curry was diagnosed with partial tears to his superior tibiofibular ligament and interosseous...

AP source: Kyrie Irving going to the Dallas Mavericks

Feb. 05, 2023 16:59 PM 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...

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. ...

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

Feb. 05, 2023 15:54 PM 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. Boston scored 23 of her 26 points in the second half, including 14 in the final period, to help the...

Rodgers takes pro-am at Pebble as Rose grabs 54-hole lead

Feb. 05, 2023 15:42 PM EST

PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers finally gets his name on the Wall of Champions behind the first tee at Pebble Beach, joining a long list that includes Tiger Woods, Jack Nicklaus and Arnold Palmer. Justin Rose would love nothing better than to...

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...

Chiefs' Hunt, Eagles' Lurie behind Super Bowl-winning teams

Feb. 05, 2023 10:54 AM EST

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Clark Hunt proudly held aloft the AFC championship trophy bearing his father's name, the one signifying that his Kansas City Chiefs were headed back to the Super Bowl for the third time in four years, and reflected that not so long ago, success seemed elusive. ...

Mahomes, Hurts latest Texas prep QBs on Super Bowl stage

Feb. 05, 2023 16:19 PM EST

DALLAS (AP) — Texas high school quarterbacks guru Todd Dodge got what he wanted when Kansas City's Patrick Mahomes and Jalen Hurts of Philadelphia won their conference championship games. “I really like Joe Burrow,” Dodge said with a chuckle in reference to Cincinnati's star...

Islanders sign Horvat to 8-year deal after trading for him

Feb. 05, 2023 17:03 PM EST

The New York Islanders have signed center Bo Horvat to an eight-year contract less than a week after acquiring him in a trade with the Vancouver Canucks. The team announced the contract Sunday, after their first practice following the All-Star break. Horvat’s deal is worth $68...

Panthers hire Evero as new defensive coordinator

Feb. 05, 2023 17:43 PM EST

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The Carolina Panthers have agreed to terms with Ejiro Evero on Sunday to be their new defensive coordinator. The 42-year-old Evero was the Denver Broncos defensive coordinator last season and was one of nine candidates to interview for the Panthers head...

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Tominaga scores 30, Nebraska holds off Penn State 72-63

Feb. 05, 2023 19:08 PM EST

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Keisei Tominaga scored a career-high 30 points, Jamarques Lawrence scored five key points down the stretch, and Nebraska defeated Penn State 72-63 on Sunday, giving Cornhuskers coach Fred Hoiberg his 150th career victory. The win moves Nebraska (11-13, 4-9 Big...

Route to Super Bowl dangerous for Mexico's avocado haulers

Feb. 05, 2023 19:03 PM EST

SANTA ANA ZIROSTO, Mexico (AP) — It is a long and sometimes dangerous journey for truckers transporting the avocados destined for guacamole on tables and tailgates in the United States during the Super Bowl. It starts in villages like Santa Ana Zirosto, high in the misty, pine-clad...

Ladine scores 21 as Washington beats No. 2 Stanford 72-67

Feb. 05, 2023 18:57 PM EST

SEATTLE (AP) — Elle Ladine and Washington turned a strong finish into a big victory. Ladine scored 21 points and Dalayah Daniels made two key free throws with 8 seconds left, helping Washington knock off No. 2 Stanford 72-67 on Sunday. Washington (13-9, 5-7 Pac-12)...

Kirk Cousins rallies NFC to 35-33 win over AFC in Pro Bowl

Feb. 05, 2023 18:47 PM EST

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Kirk Cousins threw three touchdowns passes Sunday to rally the NFC to a 35-33 victory over the AFC in the Pro Bowl Games and end that conference's five-game losing streak. Cousins completed 15 of 19 passes for 150 yards in the third and final flag football game of...

Jokic, 3 other starters out for Nuggets at Timberwolves

Feb. 05, 2023 18:45 PM EST

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Denver Nuggets star Nikola Jokic has been ruled out for Sunday night's game at Minnesota because of left hamstring tightness. Jamal Murray, Aaron Gordon and Kentavious Caldwell-Pope also rested injuries after playing in Saturday night's 128-108 victory over...

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...

Reese scores 33, No. 22 Arizona tops USC 81-75 in 2OT

Feb. 05, 2023 18:21 PM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Cate Reese scored a career-high 33 points, including four clinching free throws in the last 7.5 seconds of the second overtime, to give No. 22 Arizona an 81-75 win over USC on Sunday. Shay Pellington and Jade Loville both had 17 points for the Wildcats (18-5, 8-4...

Miller scores 29 as No. 8 Terps rout No. 10 Ohio State 90-54

Feb. 05, 2023 18:13 PM EST

COLLEGE PARK, Md. (AP) — Diamond Miller scored 16 of her 29 points in the third quarter, and No. 8 Maryland routed No. 10 Ohio State 90-54 on Sunday in the program's most lopsided win over a top-10 opponent. Abby Meyers added 22 points and Shyanne Sellers contributed 19 for the...

Wichita State beats Tulsa 86-75

Feb. 05, 2023 18:06 PM EST

TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Jaron Pierre Jr. scored 19 points as Wichita State beat Tulsa 86-75 on Sunday. Pierre was 8-of-18 shooting (3 for 11 from distance) for the Shockers (12-11, 5-6 American Athletic Conference). James Rojas scored 17 points and added nine rebounds. Jaykwon Walton...

Parrish, No. 4 Indiana women turn back Purdue, record crowd

Feb. 05, 2023 17:59 PM EST

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (AP) — Indiana junior Sydney Parrish felt she had an obligation in her first game against Purdue. “I'm was excited to be part of the rivalry after not being a part my first two years,” said Parrish, a 2020 Indiana Miss Basketball who transferred to join the...