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Golden State Warriors' Kevin Durant (35) dunks as Philadelphia 76ers' Richaun Holmes, left, looks on during the first half of an NBA basketball game Saturday, Nov. 18, 2017, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Chris Szagola)
November 19, 2017 - 12:32 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Kevin Durant is missing Golden State's game against Brooklyn on Sunday night because of a sprained left ankle. Durant scored 27 points Saturday night as the Warriors rallied for a 124-116 victory at Philadelphia. The NBA Finals MVP leads the Warriors with 24.9 points per game. Their...
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November 19, 2017 - 12:26 pm
Ryan Fitzpatrick is making his second straight start at quarterback for Tampa Bay, which is again without the injured Jameis Winston. Miami running De'Veon Smith, promoted from the practice squad Saturday following the arrest and waiving of LB Rey Maualuga, is inactive for the Dolphins. Wide...
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November 19, 2017 - 11:43 am
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — DaShon Bussell says he has not decided whether to sign with his school in December or wait until February. The Western Michigan-bound receiver likes having the option. The senior from Knoxville (Tennessee) Catholic has that choice thanks to a new set of NCAA recruiting rules...
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From left, Juventus' Sami Khedira, Stephan Lichtsteiner, Giorgio Chiellini and Gonzalo Higuain reacts after Sampdoria's Gian Marco Ferrari scored his side's 3rd goal, during the Serie A soccer match between Sampdoria and Juventus at the Luigi Ferraris Stadium in Genoa, Italy, Sunday, Nov. 19, 2017. Sampdoria won 3-2. (Simone Arveda/ANSA via AP)
November 19, 2017 - 11:27 am
MILAN (AP) — Juventus fell to a surprise 3-2 defeat at Sampdoria, which maintained its perfect home record in Serie A on Sunday. Duvan Zapata, Lucas Torreira and Gian Marco Ferrari put Sampdoria 3-0 up in the second half before Juventus threatened an astonishing stoppage-time comeback with a...
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In this Nov. 16, 2017 photo, Bibiana Steinhaus, the first female referee to officiate in the soccer Bundesliga, smiles during an interview with The Associated Press at the German soccer federation’s headquarters in Frankfurt, Germany. (AP Photo/Ciaran Fahey)
November 19, 2017 - 11:16 am
Having made the breakthrough, the first woman referee in any of Europe's top soccer leagues is asking how long it will take for other countries to follow Germany's example. Bibiana Steinhaus is savoring her first season among the Bundesliga's 24-member elite group, reward for her performances as a...
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Kevin Harvick listens to a crew member during practice for Sunday's NASCAR Cup Series auto race at Homestead-Miami Speedway in Homestead, Fla., Saturday, Nov. 18, 2017. (AP Photo/Gaston De Cardenas)
November 19, 2017 - 11:06 am
HOMESTEAD, Fla. (AP) — It's championship Sunday for NASCAR's premier series. Kyle Busch, Kevin Harvick, Brad Keselowski and Martin Truex Jr. are the four championship contenders. The highest finisher of the finalists will claim the Monster Cup Series title. It's also the final Cup race for Dale...
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Tommy Fleetwood of England follows his ball on the 18th fairway during the final round of the DP World Tour Championship golf tournament in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, Sunday, Nov. 19, 2017. (AP Photo/Kamran Jebreili)
November 19, 2017 - 10:28 am
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Tommy Fleetwood won the Race to Dubai and the right to be called the top golfer in Europe after a tense battle with Justin Rose that was ultimately decided on the final green of the season on Sunday. Rose, seemingly in cruise control after 11 holes as he opened up...
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A participant wears a mask as he runs during the Delhi Half Marathon in New Delhi, India, Sunday, Nov. 19, 2017. Ethiopia's Birhanu Legese and Almaz Ayana won the men's and women's elite categories, respectively. (AP Photo/Oinam Anand)
November 19, 2017 - 10:17 am
NEW DELHI (AP) — This month in New Delhi, the air has been so acrid that people have suffered from burning eyes and rasping throats. So the notion that thousands would take to the city streets to gulp down lungful after lungful in a distance race may seem strange to many. But even as India's...
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Wisconsin's Jonathan Taylor runs past Michigan's Josh Metellus during the second half of an NCAA college football game Saturday, Nov. 18, 2017, in Madison, Wis. (AP Photo/Morry Gash)
November 19, 2017 - 9:59 am
No. 5 Wisconsin handled its close-up in a most Wisconsin way and No. 2 Miami went back to being the Cardiac 'Canes. Saturday was the sort of the calm before and after college football's storms. The past two weeks featured 14 games matching ranked teams. The next two weeks are rivalry weekend and...
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FILE - In this Tuesday, Dec. 29, 2015 file photo, France's David Poisson celebrates his third place after completing a men's World Cup downhill in Santa Caterina Valfurva, Italy. French downhiller David Poisson died on Monday, Nov. 13, 2017 following a training crash in Canada. The French skiing federation said in a statement that the 35-year-old Poisson, who won a bronze medal in the downhill at the 2013 world championships, was training in the Canadian resort of Nakiska for World Cup races in North America. (AP Photo/Alessandro Trovati, file)
November 19, 2017 - 8:44 am
PARIS (AP) — The French skiing federation says its athletes will compete in Lake Louise at the first World Cup speed events of the Alpine season despite the death of David Poisson earlier this week. The 35-year-old Poisson died on Monday in a crash while training at the Canadian resort of Nakiska,...
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