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  1. Peyton Manning's pay cut not as much as Broncos first asked for
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    Peyton Manning's pay cut not as much as Broncos first asked for

  2. NHL Three Stars: Zidlicky leads Wings; Hammond does it again
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    NHL Three Stars: Zidlicky leads Wings; Hammond does it again

  3. Alex Rodriguez begins difficult task of resembling player he once was
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    Alex Rodriguez begins difficult task of resembling player he once was

  4. Sources: Dolphins, Colts expected to make strong runs at Ndamukong Suh
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    Sources: Dolphins, Colts expected to make strong runs at Ndamukong Suh

  5. Aaron Hernandez, upbeat murder defendant
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    Aaron Hernandez, upbeat murder defendant

  6. What happened to Marshall Henderson? He's playing basketball in Iraq
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    What happened to Marshall Henderson? He's playing basketball in Iraq

  7. The 10-man rotation, starring Kevin Garnett making an on-court impact
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    The 10-man rotation, starring Kevin Garnett making an on-court impact

  8. The Great Canadian Ratings Report: Libel notice aside, TSN ran the board on NHL trade deadline day
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    The Great Canadian Ratings Report: Libel notice aside, TSN ran the board on NHL trade deadline day

  9. Islanders’ Matt Martin suspended one game for kneeing Trevor Daley
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    Islanders’ Matt Martin suspended one game for kneeing Trevor Daley

  10. 51-year-old long jumper eying world record, Olympic return
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    51-year-old long jumper eying world record, Olympic return

  11. (VIDEO) Saskatchewan skip Steve Laycock pulls off what looks like the shot of the Brier. Then, Brad Gushue one ups him
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    (VIDEO) Saskatchewan skip Steve Laycock pulls off what looks like the shot of the Brier. Then, Brad Gushue one ups him

  12. Russell Westbrook drops fourth straight triple-double four days after facial surgery
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    Russell Westbrook drops fourth straight triple-double four days after facial surgery

  • Wednesday's Sports In Brief

    NBA Russell Westbrook became the first player since Michael Jordan in 1989 to have four consecutive triple-doubles, according to STATS, and the first since Jordan that year to have back-to-back triple-doubles with at least 40 points. Westbrook set … More »

    AP - Sports - 6 minutes ago
  • Coach's adopted toddler builds a life with hoops team

    Coach's adopted toddler builds a life with hoops team

    Joanne Boyle offered a quick prayer before clicking the photo link of a days-old girl in a Senegalese orphanage. ''I caught my breath for a second and said, 'Whatever I need to do to bring this child here, I'm going to do it.''' In December, almost … More »

    AP - Sports - 7 minutes ago
  • Facebook exec, NBA team up to get men to 'lean in' for women

    Facebook executive Sheryl Sandberg has enlisted NBA stars LeBron James, Stephen Curry and some of the basketball league's other top players to convince more men to join the fight for women's rights at home and at work. The players will deliver the … More »

    AP - Sports - 7 minutes ago
  • Park, Tseng share lead in Singapore

    Park, Tseng share lead in Singapore

    SINGAPORE (AP) -- South Korean Inbee Park and Taiwan's Yani Tseng both shot 6-under 66 on Thursday to share the lead after the opening round of the HSBC Women's Champions. … More »

    AP - Sports - 16 minutes ago
  • Peyton takes pay cut, returns to Broncos

    Peyton takes pay cut, returns to Broncos

    Peyton Manning has unfinished business. After taking his physical and signing his revised contract Thursday at Broncos headquarters, he'll head home until the Broncos reconvene April 13 for the start of offseason workouts. Then, it's time to adapt … More »

    AP - Sports - 18 minutes ago
  • Mar. 4: Top 10

    Mar. 4: Top 10

    Here are your Top 10 plays from Wednesday night's action around the NBA. … More »

    NBA.com - 18 minutes ago
  • South African fires disrupt world's largest cycle race

    South African fires disrupt world's largest cycle race

    South Africa's Cycle Tour, the largest bicycle race in the world, will be shortened this year by road closures after fires swept across Cape Town's Table Mountain, race officials said on Wednesday. The cycle route will now be shorted to 47 … More »

    Reuters - 21 minutes ago
  • Beavers start 5 walk-ons, lose to Oregon

    Beavers start 5 walk-ons, lose to Oregon

    Oregon guard Joseph Young said the Ducks showed on Wednesday night that they have a lot of heart and toughness. Elgin Cook scored 17 points to lead Oregon past Oregon State 65-62 in a hotly contested rivalry game. Young added 15 points, six … More »

    AP - Sports - 25 minutes ago
  • McIlroy leads strong field at Cadillac

    McIlroy leads strong field at Cadillac

    Rory McIlroy says he is not thinking about the history that waits at the Masters, even though that's all he seems to be talking about. Coming off his first missed cut in eight months at the Honda Classic, McIlroy leads the strongest field of the … More »

    AP - Sports - 31 minutes ago
  • Colorado State alone in 3rd, tops Nevada 78-62

    RENO, Nev. (AP) -- J.J. Avila scored 27 points and Colorado State took over sole possession of third place in the Mountain West Conference with a 78-62 win over Nevada Wednesday night. … More »

    AP - Sports - 34 minutes ago
  • UC Santa Barbara takes down Hawaii 98-90

    HONOLULU (AP) -- Gabe Vincent scored a season-high 25 points and Michael Bryson added 22 to help UC Santa Barbara beat Hawaii 98-90 on Wednesday night. … More »

    AP - Sports - 37 minutes ago
  • Betfair hikes profit expectations after strong third quarter

    LONDON (Reuters) - Online gambling company Betfair hiked its full-year profit forecast range on Thursday after it said trading had remained strong following a better-than-expected third-quarter performance. The firm, which operates an exchange that … More »

    Reuters - 38 minutes ago
  • NBA-Highlights of Wednesday's National Basketball Association games

    Highlights of Wednesday's National Basketball Association games: - - Cavaliers 120, Raptors 112 The Cleveland Cavaliers weathered a fourth quarter surge by the Toronto Raptors and held on for a win. LeBron James led the way with 28 points 13 … More »

    Reuters - 47 minutes ago
  • Blazers vs. Clippers

    Blazers vs. Clippers

    LaMarcus Aldridge erupted for 29 point and 9 rebounds as he led the Blazers to a 98-93 overtime victory over the Clippers Wednesday night. … More »

    NBA.com - 48 minutes ago
  • LEADING OFF: Lee, Darvish take the mound for spring debuts

    LEADING OFF: Lee, Darvish take the mound for spring debuts

    A look at the highlights of what's happening all around spring training in Florida and Arizona today: --- STARTER SPOTLIGHT Cliff Lee, who made his final start of 2014 on July 31 because of a strained left elbow, starts for Philadelphia against … More »

    AP - Sports - 53 minutes ago
  • Kaminsky, Okafor vying for top player

    Kaminsky, Okafor vying for top player

    Frank Kaminsky is the savvy senior big man for No. 6 Wisconsin. Jahlil Okafor is the freshman phenom center at No. 3 Duke. Michigan State coach Tom Izzo has had to face both. ''I wouldn't have even put them close when you look at Kaminsky a year … More »

    AP - Sports - 56 minutes ago
  • Batum forces OT, Blazers rally by Clips

    Batum forces OT, Blazers rally by Clips

    Nicolas Batum hit a 3-pointer that forced overtime, then set up three alley-oop baskets and added a clinching 3 in the final minute to rally the Portland Trail Blazers past the Los Angeles Clippers 98-93 on Wednesday night. LaMarcus Aldridge had 29 … More »

    AP - Sports - 58 minutes ago
  • NHL Three Stars: Zidlicky leads Wings; Hammond does it again

    NHL Three Stars: Zidlicky leads Wings; Hammond does it again

    The trade deadline acquisition popped the puck over Cam Talbot for a power-play goal just 1:09 into overtime, as the Wings defeated the New York Rangers on RIVALRY NIGHT(!), 3-2. … More »

    Puck Daddy - 1 hour 1 minute ago
  • Just for kicks: Guthrie takes 'Sneakerheadz' mainstream

    Jeremy Guthrie strode to the table with a television camera trained on him, settling down behind a pair of microphones. His voice clear and his words concise, Guthrie announced in a mock news conference that he was hanging up his cleats. To which … More »

    AP - Sports - 1 hour 2 minutes ago
  • Landeskog has 3 points, Avs top Penguins

    Landeskog has 3 points, Avs top Penguins

    Mementos from his 1,000th NHL game that Alex Tanguay will surely cherish. Gabriel Landeskog had a goal and two assists, Semyon Varlamov made 28 saves, and the Colorado Avalanche beat Pittsburgh 3-1 on Wednesday night to halt the Penguins' four-game … More »

    AP - Sports - 1 hour 6 minutes ago
  • Your Top Plays for Today

    Your Top Plays for Today

    Your Top Plays for Today: AP's Sports Guide … More »

    AP - Sports - 1 hour 8 minutes ago
  • Curry gets hot late, Warriors beat Bucks

    Curry gets hot late, Warriors beat Bucks

    Stephen Curry needed just over a minute to turn a rough shooting night into a good one. Curry made three straight 3-pointers in a span of 65 seconds in the fourth quarter to help the Golden State Warriors beat the Milwaukee Bucks 102-93 on … More »

    AP - Sports - 1 hour 8 minutes ago
  • Bucks vs. Warriors

    Bucks vs. Warriors

    Draymond Green had a stellar birthday performance, scoring 23 points and notching 12 rebounds as the Warriors topped the Bucks 102-93 Wednesday night. … More »

    NBA.com - 1 hour 12 minutes ago
  • Jurors hear graphic accounts of Boston Marathon bombing

    It didn't take long for prosecutors in the Boston Marathon bombing trial to convey the sense of fear, pain and grief caused by the 2013 attack. On the first day of testimony Wednesday in the trial of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, whose lawyer admitted he … More »

    AP - Sports - 1 hour 16 minutes ago
  • 'It WAS him': Defence attorney admits Tsarnaev carried out Boston Marathon bombing

    'It WAS him': Defence attorney admits Tsarnaev carried out Boston Marathon bombing

    In a startling opening statement at the biggest U.S. terrorism trial in decades, Dzhokhar Tsarnaev's own lawyer told a jury that the 21-year-old former college student committed the Boston Marathon bombing. "It WAS him," said defence attorney Judy … More »

    The Canadian Press - 1 hour 18 minutes ago
  • Ducks shut down Habs, take over NHL lead

    Ducks shut down Habs, take over NHL lead

    John Gibson knew his Anaheim Ducks had every right to be exhausted late in their third game in three cities over four nights. The 21-year-old goalie also recognized the high stakes for Anaheim against the Montreal Canadiens. So Gibson put the … More »

    AP - Sports - 1 hour 18 minutes ago
  • John Gibson makes 37 saves, and Anaheim Ducks take down Montreal 3-1 to claim overall NHL lead

    John Gibson makes 37 saves, and Anaheim Ducks take down Montreal 3-1 to claim overall NHL lead

    John Gibson knew his Anaheim Ducks had every right to be exhausted late in their third game in three cities over four nights. The 21-year-old goalie also recognized the high stakes for Anaheim against the Montreal Canadiens. So Gibson put the … More »

    The Canadian Press - 1 hour 19 minutes ago
  • Marcus Semien already has five hits, seven RBIs in two spring games

    Marcus Semien already has five hits, seven RBIs in two spring games

    Spring numbers mean little, but Marcus Semien is flat raking. … More »

    Big League Stew - 1 hour 27 minutes ago
  • NHL-Highlights of Wednesday's National Hockey League games

    March 4 (The Sports Xchange) - Highlights of Wednesday's National Hockey League games: - - Red Wings 2, Rangers 1 (Overtime) Defenseman Marek Zidlicky's power-play goal 1:09 into overtime gave the Detroit Red Wings a win against the New York … More »

    Reuters - 1 hour 27 minutes ago
  • Rodriguez gets walk in first game in 18 months

    Rodriguez gets walk in first game in 18 months

    (Reuters) - Alex Rodriguez singled in his first at-bat in nearly 18 months as the formerly banished player began his attempted comeback with the New York Yankees with a Spring Training contest in Tampa, Florida on Wednesday. Rodriguez, 39, is … More »

    Reuters - 1 hour 29 minutes ago
  • Wednesday's Scoreboard

    Wednesday's Games … More »

    The Canadian Press - 1 hour 33 minutes ago
  • Baseball-Rodriguez gets walk in first game in 18 months

    Alex Rodriguez singled in his first at-bat in nearly 18 months as the formerly banished player began his attempted comeback with the New York Yankees with a Spring Training contest in Tampa, Florida on Wednesday. Rodriguez, 39, is coming off a … More »

    Reuters - 1 hour 34 minutes ago
  • Nightly Notable: Russell Westbrook

    Nightly Notable: Russell Westbrook

    Highlights from Russell Westbrook as he scores 49 points, grabs 16 rebounds and dishes out 10 assists. … More »

    NBA.com - 1 hour 37 minutes ago
  • Play of the Day: Tyler Zeller

    Play of the Day: Tyler Zeller

    With 1.7 seconds left in regulation Marcus Smart finds Tyler Zeller who makes the layup to win the game. … More »

    NBA.com - 1 hour 37 minutes ago
  • Steal of the Night: Brandon Knight

    Steal of the Night: Brandon Knight

    Brandon Knight picks-off the inbounds pass before the Magic even had a chance for a shot to seal the Suns' victory. … More »

    NBA.com - 1 hour 38 minutes ago
  • Dunk of the Night: Russell Westbrook

    Dunk of the Night: Russell Westbrook

    Russell Westbrook explodes down the court for a monster two-handed slam. … More »

    NBA.com - 1 hour 38 minutes ago
  • Block of the Night: Anthony Davis

    Block of the Night: Anthony Davis

    Anthony Davis blocks Andre Drummond's shot attempt. … More »

    NBA.com - 1 hour 38 minutes ago
  • After Ebola ban, N. Korea opens marathon to foreigners

    After lifting travel restrictions it imposed because of concerns over the Ebola virus, North Korea says foreigners can now take part in one of its most popular tourist events - the annual Pyongyang marathon, a travel agency said Thursday. … More »

    AP - Sports - 1 hour 39 minutes ago
  • Assist of the Night: Rodney Stuckey

    Assist of the Night: Rodney Stuckey

    Rodney Stuckey whips a cross-court pass to Damjan Rudez for the corner 3-pointer. … More »

    NBA.com - 1 hour 40 minutes ago
  • On the wild slide: Lake Placid site offers skeleton rides

    The site of the 1980 Winter Olympics at Lake Placid offers the public the rare chance to try skeleton sledding. For $75, visitors on winter Saturdays can take a sled ride belly down, head first on a sled the size of a throw rug. While racers take … More »

    AP - Sports - 1 hour 43 minutes ago