RECENT SPORTS NEWS

  • Bolo wins feature on turf at Santa Anita

    May 29, 2015

    ARCADIA, Calif. (AP) Bolo won the ,000 feature by 2 3/4 lengths Friday at Santa Anita in his first race since finishing 12th in the Kentucky Derby on May 2.

  • Mylute wins comeback in Belmont feature

    May 29, 2015

    NEW YORK (AP) Mylute overcame a hard bump at the start to capture his season debut Friday, the ,000 allowance feature at Belmont Park.

  • NY congressman wants uniform drug standards in horse racing

    May 29, 2015

    NEW YORK (AP) A New York congressman plans to introduce a federal bill establishing uniform drug and medication standards in thoroughbred racing that would be overseen by the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency and begin in 2017.

  • Triple Crown: A look at the close calls in Belmont Stakes

    May 29, 2015

    NEW YORK (AP) There have been 31 horses who entered the starting gate for the Belmont Stakes with a chance to win the Triple Crown.

  • Bob Baffert grows into racing's grateful elder statesman

    May 29, 2015

    ARCADIA, Calif. (AP) Bob Baffert came blasting into thoroughbred racing in Southern California talking smack. Wearing a cowboy hat and boots, he had already conquered the quarter horse world and was ready to take aim at the bigger money and prestige offered by training regally-bred thoroughbreds.

  • King James commits personal foul with royal touch

    December 10, 2014

    LONDON (AP) - When King James touched the future queen of England on the shoulder after a basketball game, royal watchers cried foul.

  • Panthers GM 'thankful' Newton was wearing seatbelt

    December 10, 2014

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) - Panthers general manager Dave Gettleman says quarterback Cam Newton remains hospitalized following an automobile accident and is still expected to be released Wednesday.

  • Ex-Steeler Blount in deal to dismiss pot charge

    December 10, 2014

    PITTSBURGH (AP) - A Pittsburgh-area judge says he'll dismiss a marijuana possession charge against New England Patriots running back LeGarrette Blount if Blount completes 50 hours of community service by a Feb. 4 court date.

  • MLB Winter Meetings Things to Know

    December 10, 2014

    SAN DIEGO (AP) - Some things to know as Major League Baseball's winter meetings head into the third day on Wednesday:

  • After crash, Hanyu aims to repeat Grand Prix gold

    December 10, 2014

    BARCELONA, Spain (AP) - Olympic and world champion Yuzuru Hanyu defends the Grand Prix Final title hoping to recover his winning form after a scary on-ice accident.