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AP source: Kings to name John Stevens next head coach |Apr 23, 2017

A person with direct knowledge of the situation tells The Associated Press that the Los Angeles Kings will name associate head coach John Stevens their next head coach.The person spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity Sunday...

Angels move Richards to 60-day DL with right biceps strain |Apr 22, 2017

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) The Los Angeles Angels have moved right-hander Garrett Richards to the 60-day disabled list with a strained right biceps.Richards missed most of last season with a partially torn elbow ligament, but chose rest and stem-cell...

Attorneys review applications for 'Las Vegas Raiders' name |Apr 22, 2017

LAS VEGAS (AP) A handful of people paid up to $275 for the "Las Vegas Raiders" trademark when news of the team's potential move from Oakland surfaced in January 2016. The filings have shed light on a trademark system that gives priority to the...

Marlins 6, Padres 3, 11 innings, |Apr 22, 2017

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Warriors' Durant and Kerr out for Game 3 against the Blazers |Apr 22, 2017

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) Golden State's Kevin Durant won't play in Saturday's Game 3 against the Portland Trail Blazers because of a strained left calf.The Warriors will also be without coach Steve Kerr because of an illness. Mike Brown will serve...

California League |Apr 22, 2017

At A Glance

Diamondbacks 11, Dodgers 5 |Apr 22, 2017

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Blue Jays 8, Angels 7, 13 innings, |Apr 22, 2017

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Athletics 4, Mariners 3 |Apr 22, 2017

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Warriors-Trail Blazers, Box |Apr 22, 2017

GOLDEN STATE (119)Green 2-6 3-4 9, Pachulia 0-4 0-0 0, Curry 10-25 9-10 34, Thompson 8-21 4-6 24, McCaw 4-6 2-4 11, West 3-6 0-0 6, McGee 6-8 2-2 14, Iguodala 5-12 6-7 16, Clark 2-3 1-2 5. Totals 40-91 27-35 119.PORTLAND (113)Harkless 0-4 1-2 1,...

Today in History |Apr 22, 2017

Today in HistoryToday is Sunday, April 23, the 113th day of 2017. There are 252 days left in the year.Today's Highlight in History:On April 23, 1789, President-elect George Washington and his wife, Martha, moved into the first executive mansion,...

Man working on NFL draft stage falls, is injured |Apr 22, 2017

PHILADELPHIA (AP) Authorities say a man working on the stage for next week's NFL draft in Philadelphia was injured when he fell 30 feet from the roof.Philadelphia police say the 27-year-old man fell around 2:30 p.m. Saturday. He was taken to a...

Bautista homers in 13th, Jays hang on to beat the Angels 8-7 |Apr 22, 2017

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) Already off to the worst start in baseball, the Toronto Blue Jays were forced to push through even more bad feelings before reaching the win column early Saturday morning.Jose Bautista hit a three-run...

Hillary Clinton makes surprise appearance at Tribeca Fest |Apr 22, 2017

NEW YORK (AP) The premiere of a virtual reality short by Oscar-winning director Kathryn Bigelow was already a high-profile event at the Tribeca Film Festival on Saturday night. And then Hillary Clinton walked onstage.Clinton was an unannounced...

Angels 5, Blue Jays 4 |Apr 22, 2017

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Hernandez family planning private funeral in Connecticut |Apr 22, 2017

BRISTOL, Conn. (AP) Aaron Hernandez's family is planning a private funeral for the former NFL star in his Connecticut hometown.A spokeswoman for the Connecticut Funeral Directors Association said Saturday that the service is set for Monday at a...

California League |Apr 21, 2017

At A Glance

Blue Jays designate Kelly for assignment, bring up Latos |Apr 21, 2017

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) Infielder Ty Kelly was designated for assignment by the Toronto Blue Jays to clear a roster spot for right-hander Mat Latos.Latos' contract was selected from Triple-A Buffalo before Friday night's start against the Los...

Muslim teen wins right to box competitively in hijab |Apr 21, 2017

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) A Muslim teen boxer from Minnesota who hopes to one day compete in the Olympics has won a fight to wear a hijab during matches in the U.S.Amaiya Zafar will also be allowed to cover her arms and legs in accordance with her...

Padres 5, Marlins 3 |Apr 21, 2017

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Ex-Dallas Cowboy found guilty of battery at Kansas party |Apr 21, 2017

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) Former Dallas Cowboys running back Joseph Randle has been found guilty of aggravated battery, aggravated burglary, criminal threat and marijuana possession after striking three people with his car as he left a house party in...

Rutgers tells NCAA 'violations occurred' in football |Apr 21, 2017

NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. (AP) Rutgers University says "violations occurred" in its football program and is recommending self-imposed sanctions.The school on Thursday released its response to an 18-month NCAA investigation that found seven potential...

Former UCLA star Tyus Edney to be assistant under Alford |Apr 21, 2017

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'...

Soccer organization sues 2 charged in FIFA scandal |Apr 21, 2017

NEW YORK (AP) The soccer federation covering North and Central America and the Caribbean has sued two defendants in the FIFA (FEE'-fuh) bribery scandal.The lawsuit filed this week in New York City accuses former FIFA officials Jack Warner and...

Clippers-Jazz, Box |Apr 21, 2017

L.A. CLIPPERS (111)Mbah a Moute 6-9 2-4 15, Griffin 5-9 0-0 11, Jordan 5-7 7-14 17, Paul 12-22 8-8 34, Redick 2-5 3-4 8, Pierce 0-1 0-0 0, W.Johnson 0-0 0-0 0, Speights 3-6 1-2 8, Felton 4-6 0-0 9, Crawford 4-10 1-1 9. Totals 41-75 22-33 111.UTAH...

Rangers release Josh Hamilton after another knee injury |Apr 21, 2017

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) The Texas Rangers have released Josh Hamilton from his minor league contract after another knee injury, perhaps signaling the end of the 2010 AL MVP's career.Team spokesman John Blake said Friday that Hamilton injured his...

USC brings back Mark Trakh as women's basketball coach |Apr 21, 2017

LOS ANGELES (AP) Mark Trakh is returning to Southern California as coach of the women's basketball team.He replaces Cynthia Cooper-Dyke, who resigned last month with no public explanation after going 70-56 in four years at her alma mater.Trakh...

Athletics 3, Mariners 1 |Apr 21, 2017

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Raiders want resolution on Marshawn Lynch before draft |Apr 21, 2017

ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) Oakland general manager Reggie McKenzie would like some resolution before the draft next week on whether running back Marshawn Lynch wants to come out of retirement and be traded to the Raiders.Lynch retired following the...

UCLA freshman Ike Anigbogu hires agent ahead of NBA draft |Apr 21, 2017

LOS ANGELES (AP) Ike Anigbogu has hired an agent, ensuring the freshman won't return to UCLA's basketball team.The 6-foot-10 forward-center has posted a photo of himself with new agent Jason Glushon on Twitter. Anigbogu had declared for the NBA...

Jaguars coach awaits return call from veteran Branden Albert |Apr 21, 2017

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) Jacksonville Jaguars coach Doug Marrone says he has had no contact with Branden Albert since the veteran left tackle decided to skip voluntary workouts.Albert, tight end Marcedes Lewis and running back Corey Grant were...

Charge dropped against student in alleged sexual battery |Apr 21, 2017

MERIDIAN, Miss. (AP) A Mississippi official says a sexual battery charge has been dropped against a high school baseball player who was one of five students accused in an off-campus attack against a classmate.Lauderdale County School District...

Diamondbacks 13, Dodgers 5 |Apr 21, 2017

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Blazers big man Nurkic upgraded to 'doubtful' for Game 3 |Apr 21, 2017

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) The Portland Trail Blazers upgraded center Jusuf Nurkic to doubtful for Game 3 of their playoff series against the Golden State Warriors.The Warriors have a 2-0 lead in the series, which shifts to Portland on Saturday...

Kings hire Scott Perry as executive VP |Apr 21, 2017

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) The Sacramento Kings have hired Scott Perry to be executive vice president of basketball operations.The team says Perry will report to general manager Vlade Divac and assist in all aspects of the day-to-day operation of...

Ex-Iowa official says she took "don't ask, don't tell" stand |Apr 20, 2017

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) The former top female athletic administrator at the University of Iowa testified Thursday that she functioned with a "don't ask, don't tell" mentality while maintaining a decade-long relationship with the Hawkeyes' field...

California League |Apr 20, 2017

At A Glance

Indiana University bans athletes with sexual violence past |Apr 20, 2017

BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) Indiana University will no longer admit student-athletes with a history of sexual or domestic violence.The Indianapolis Star (http://indy.st/2pH2kkm ) reports the athletics department policy was approved this month. It...

Here's what happens if inmates die in Massachusetts prisons |Apr 20, 2017

Massachusetts has strict protocols for dealing with prison deaths, such as ex-NFL star Aaron Hernandez's apparent suicide. State regulations spell out what must be done when an inmate is discovered dead or dying. Here's what's on the state...

Man sentenced to 25 years for killing Saints star Will Smith and 15 years, served concurrently, for wounding his wife |Apr 20, 2017

NEW ORLEANS (AP) Man sentenced to 25 years for killing Saints star Will Smith and 15 years, served concurrently, for wounding his wife.

Board overseeing proposed NFL stadium in Las Vegas to meet |Apr 20, 2017

LAS VEGAS (AP) The entity overseeing a proposed Las Vegas NFL stadium is set to meet for the first time since league owners approved the relocation of the Oakland Raiders to the nation's gambling mecca.Las Vegas Stadium Authority board members...

Utah Jazz center Jeff Withey faces domestic violence probe |Apr 20, 2017

MANHATTAN BEACH, Calif. (AP) Police are investigating an allegation of domestic violence against Utah Jazz center Jeff Withey.Manhattan Beach police spokesman Sgt. Tim Zins said Thursday that a police report had been filed accusing Withey of...

Jazz's Gobert to miss Game 3 vs Clippers with knee injury |Apr 20, 2017

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) Utah Jazz center Rudy Gobert will not play in Game 3 against the Los Angeles Clippers after hyperextending his left knee and suffering a bone contusion in the series opener.The 7-foot-1 Frenchman went down 17 seconds into...

Ex-Boston Celtic found guilty in Chicago train-guns case |Apr 20, 2017

CHICAGO (AP) A former player for the Boston Celtics has been found guilty of receiving guns that were stolen off a freight train in Chicago.A federal jury on Thursday found Nate Driggers guilty of being a convicted felon in possession of stolen...

The Latest: Raiders to announce some draft picks from Vegas |Apr 20, 2017

LAS VEGAS (AP) The Latest on plans for an NFL stadium in Las Vegas (all times local):4:10 p.m.Oakland Raiders president Marc Badain says the team will announce its third-day draft picks from the "Welcome to Las Vegas" sign next week.Badain made...

Arena bans cowbells after some are thrown during hockey game |Apr 20, 2017

ERIE, Pa. (AP) A Pennsylvania arena has decided it really needs less cowbell.The Erie Times-News (http://bit.ly/2pDgRxx ) reports that the operator of the Erie Insurance Arena is banning the noisemakers.Fans clanged cowbells throughout the Erie...

BSU head football coach eligible for bigger bonuses |Apr 20, 2017

BOISE, Idaho (AP) Boise State University's head football coach Bryan Harsin, the highest paid employee on Idaho's payroll, is eligible for bigger bonuses under a newly amended contract approved Thursday.The Idaho State Board of Education...

Georgia ends restrictions for producers because of bird flu |Apr 20, 2017

ATLANTA (AP) Officials say they have ended restrictions on poultry producers that were enacted after the first confirmation of avian influenza in commercial birds in Georgia.News outlets report state veterinarian Robert M. Cobb Jr. said in a...

Padres 4, Diamondbacks 1 |Apr 20, 2017

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The Latest: Withey lawyer denies domestic abuse charges |Apr 20, 2017

MANHATTAN BEACH, Calif. (AP) The Latest on a police investigation of Utah Jazz center Jeff Withey (all times local):9:15 p.m.An attorney for Utah Jazz center Jeff Withey strongly denies domestic abuse allegations against his client after a...