AP Sports

His heart in Florida, Rizzo rejoins Cubs after mournful trip

MESA, Ariz. (AP) -- Anthony Rizzo's parents were among the first homeowners in Parkland, Florida. The Chicago Cubs first baseman has watched his tight-knit community grow and change dramatically. He remembers as a boy when there were no stoplights in town to the four there are now....

Monday, February 19, 2018
MLB imposes stricter mound limits, defers on pitch clocks

NEW YORK (AP) -- Major League Baseball imposed stricter limits on mound visits by players in an effort to speed games but decided against 20-second pitch clocks for 2018....

Monday, February 19, 2018
Virginia stays at No. 1 in AP Top 25; Duke jumps to 5th

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) -- Virginia strengthened its hold on No. 1 in the AP Top 25 as it coasts to an Atlantic Coast Conference regular-season title, while Duke made a big jump after a pair of impressive wins without its top freshman....

Monday, February 19, 2018
LSU enters poll for first time in 4 years; UConn still No. 1

NEW YORK (AP) -- LSU is back in the women's AP Top 25 for the first time in four years while UConn and Mississippi State continue to lead the poll....

Monday, February 19, 2018
The Latest: Norway wins 2 gold, Canada and Germany share 1

PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) -- The Latest on the Pyeongchang Olympics (all times local):...

Monday, February 19, 2018
Curry would love to captain Team Curry again in 2019

LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Stephen Curry would love to be an NBA All-Star Game captain again next year, especially since the game will be in his hometown of Charlotte....

Monday, February 19, 2018
Team LeBron edges Team Steph 148-145 in NBA All-Star Game

LOS ANGELES (AP) -- LeBron James and Kevin Durant swarmed all over Stephen Curry in the final seconds, preventing the NBA's best shooter from finding even a patch of open air to launch a tying 3-pointer....

Monday, February 19, 2018
Shiffrin drops out of Olympic downhill after schedule change

PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) -- Back at the last Olympics, Mikaela Shiffrin exuberantly talked about chasing five gold medals this time around. Now it turns out she'll only enter three races at the 2018 Games....

Monday, February 19, 2018
Doping charge could hurt Russia's chance at reinstatement

PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) -- Russia could lose its chance to be reinstated before the end of the Winter Olympics because of a doping charge against curling bronze medalist Alexander Krushelnitsky....

Monday, February 19, 2018
US women back in gold medal game after 5-0 win over Finland

GANGNEUNG, South Korea (AP) -- The Americans played their way back into the only women's hockey game that matters: a showdown with Canada for the Olympic gold medal....

Monday, February 19, 2018