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Kansas City expects All-Star catcher Salvador Perez to be ready for its opener at Minnesota on April 3 after tests showed inflammation but no structural damage in his injured left knee. The Royals are concerned about his hyperextended left elbow, and manager Ned Yost said Perez probably will be...
PITTSBURGH (AP) — A judge has dismissed robbery, assault and all other charges against former New York Jets cornerback Darrelle Revis stemming from a fight last month in Pittsburgh, after a childhood friend testified that he knocked out two men who confronted Revis during a dispute over a...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Former President Barack Obama is picking North Carolina to win the men’s NCAA Tournament over Duke. Last year, Obama had Kansas winning it all in his bracket. The Jayhawks lost to eventual champion Villanova in the Elite Eight. Obama also has Arizona and Kansas in his Final...
BOSTON (AP) — The Patriots have re-signed Pro Bowl linebacker Dont’a Hightower. Hightower’s agency, SportsTrust Advisors, tweeted the agreement on Wednesday and his agent Pat Dye, Jr confirmed it. The new pact is for four years and $43.5 million. It brings back one of the Patriots’ biggest...
TOKYO (AP) — Yoshitomo Tsutsugo sparked a five-run sixth inning with a solo home run to lead Japan over Israel 8-3 Wednesday and into the championship round of the World Baseball Classic. With a perfect 6-0 record through the first two rounds, two-time champion Japan advances from Pool E along...
In this Feb. 19, 2017, file photo, Boston Red Sox pitcher David Price throws a live batting session at a spring training baseball workout in Fort Myers, Fla. Price is likely to start the season on the disabled list because of his sore pitching elbow. Starting the second season of a $217 million, seven-year contract, Price has not yet appeared in an exhibition game. (AP Photo/David Goldman, File)
Boston Red Sox left-hander David Price is likely to start the season on the disabled list because of a sore elbow. Starting the second season of a $217 million, seven-year contract, Price has not yet appeared in an exhibition game. "I think at this point, yeah, it would be hard to see him...
Minnesota head coach Richard Pitino reacts to an official's call during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against Michigan State in the Big Ten tournament, Friday, March 10, 2017, in Washington. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Richard Pitino's first real memory of March Madness stands as one of the defining moments in college basketball history — and a day that most Kentucky fans have spent 25 years trying to forget. He was 9 years old in The Spectrum in Philadelphia on March 28, 1992, watching his...
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Can't decide the winner in your March Madness bracket? Don't feel bad. Las Vegas casinos can't agree on an NCAA Tournament favorite, either. The Wynn Las Vegas and Westgate SuperBook originally listed Duke as the odds-on pick to win college basketball's national championship on...
CINCINNATI (AP) — A Cincinnati-area restaurateur says he'll buy steak dinners for Northern Kentucky University's 15,000 students if the men's basketball team wins its first-ever NCAA Tournament game by beating No. 6-ranked Kentucky. Jeff Ruby says the promise could cost him and his steakhouse...
This Feb. 26, 2017 photo shows Washington guard Markelle Fultz, who is out with a sore knee, having a ball passed to him before an NCAA college basketball game against Washington State in Pullman, Wash. His final moments of college were spent as a cheerleader. Reduced to sitting on the bench of a glitzy Las Vegas arena, hoping the teammates he bonded with for his one season could extend their run for another day just so he could cheer again. (AP Photo/Young Kwak)
SEATTLE (AP) — His final moments of college were spent as a cheerleader. Reduced to sitting on the bench of a glitzy Las Vegas arena, hoping the teammates he bonded with for his one season could extend their run another day so he could cheer again. This was not the script expected for Markelle...

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