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In this April 20, 2013, file photo, runners start the 9th annual Pat's Run in Tempe, Ariz. Pat's Run draws more than 25,000 runners to the desert every year to honor NFL player turned soldier Pat Tillman and raise money for the foundation in his name. The run's footprint has spread across the country as more than two dozen shadow runs have popped up from San Diego to Boston. AP Photo/Matt York, File
TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — Every April, 28,000 runners descend upon the Arizona State University campus to cover the 4.2 miles of Pat’s Run. The run started in 2004 as a way to honor Pat Tillman, the football player killed by friendly fire in Afghanistan after leaving a lucrative NFL career. Pat’s...
The sight of Braden Holtby charging out of his net clearly flustered Mitch Marner. With the Toronto Maple Leafs rookie busting out of the penalty box and in all alone, the Washington Capitals goaltender made a split-second decision to abandon his crease and slide to knock the puck away from...
One day after saying his back was progressing, Tiger Woods had a fourth back surgery to alleviate pain and will go through another year without playing a major. The surgery was Wednesday at the Texas Back Institute. Woods was in Missouri on Tuesday to announce plans to design a public golf...
SHENZHEN, China (AP) — Bernd Wiesberger of Austria fired a bogey-free 7-under 65 to lead by four shots when the second round of the Shenzhen International was suspended due to storms on Friday. Wiesberger completed his first round in the morning after lightning also halted play on Thursday, and...
EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Michigan State defensive end Auston Robertson was charged Friday with third-degree criminal sexual conduct stemming from an incident earlier this month. Ingham County prosecutors said the 19-year-old Robertson is tied to the April 9 incident in Meridian Township, near...
BRISTOL, Tenn. (AP) — Kyle Larson will start on the pole on points because rain washed out qualifying at Bristol Motor Speedway. Larson won at Fontana from the pole in the No. 42 Chevrolet and started first a week later at Martinsville. He has five top-two finishes in just seven NASCAR races...
Chicago Bulls' Rajon Rondo reacts on the bench during the fourth quarter of a first-round NBA playoff basketball game against the Boston Celtics on Sunday in Boston. It was announced ahead of Friday's Game he is out of the playoffs indefinitely with a thumb injury. AP Photo/Michael Dwyer
CHICAGO (AP) — Rajon Rondo is out indefinitely with a broken right thumb, just when everything seemed to be going well for the Chicago Bulls. The team announced the injury on Friday, hours before the Bulls hosted the Boston Celtics in Game 3 of their first-round playoff series. Chicago won the...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — After a 20-year absence, there is another O’Bannon in the college basketball ranks. This time at Southern California. Charles O’Bannon Jr., who goes by Chuck, has signed to play for the Trojans starting in the fall. He had 10 points in the McDonald’s All-American game in...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Tyus Edney has been promoted to assistant under UCLA basketball coach Steve Alford. He replaces Ed Schilling, who was hired at Indiana last week after four years in Westwood. Edney has spent the last seven years as the Bruins’ director of operations. He was a guard at UCLA...
ATHOL — The Athol High School softball team was shut out 5-0 by Mohawk on Thursday. Haley Bigwood took the loss for the Lady Raiders, who were only able to manage two hits. Julia Carey, Hope Parker and Amber Mahony were the offensive standouts on a day when the team committed too many errors...

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