RECENT SPORTS NEWS

  • 49ers sign WR Brandon Lloyd to 1-year deal

    April 15, 2014

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - The San Francisco 49ers have signed wide receiver Brandon Lloyd to a one-year contract.

  • Anthony will sit out Knicks' last 2 games

    April 15, 2014

    NEW YORK (AP) - Carmelo Anthony will miss the final two games with a torn labrum in his right shoulder, ending his first playoff-less season and potentially his New York Knicks career.

  • A quiet post-Masters for Watson, with a surprise

    April 15, 2014

    AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) - Bubba Watson decided to keep his post-Masters victory more low key this year. Instead of going to New York for a media tour, he headed home to Orlando, Fla., and kept plans for a five-day vacation with his wife.

  • Moore to have elbow surgery, miss rest of season

    April 15, 2014

    BALTIMORE (AP) - Tampa Bay Rays left-hander Matt Moore will miss the remainder of the season after opting to have elbow-ligament replacement surgery.

  • Flyers goalie Steve Mason iffy for playoffs

    April 15, 2014

    VOORHEES, N.J. (AP) - Steve Mason kept the Philadelphia Flyers afloat when they struggled early in the season. Now they may start the playoffs without their No. 1 goalie.

  • Speedy Djokovic eases into Monte Carlo 3rd round

    April 15, 2014

    MONACO (AP) - Novak Djokovic began the defense of his Monte Carlo Masters title in flamboyant style Tuesday, taking only 45 minutes to beat Albert Montanes 6-1, 6-0 and maintain his perfect record against the Spaniard.

  • Hearing postponed in ex-NFL player's rape case

    April 15, 2014

    LOS ANGELES (AP) - A judge in Los Angeles has postponed a hearing on rape charges against former NFL All-Pro safety Darren Sharper to await the results of an upcoming bail hearing in Arizona.

  • Eugene, Doha and Barcelona bid for 2019 worlds

    April 15, 2014

    LONDON (AP) - Eugene is bidding to bring track and field's world championships to the United States for the first time.

  • Ricketts: Cubs not interested in move to suburbs

    April 15, 2014

    NEW YORK (AP) - Chicago Cubs owner Tom Ricketts thinks a move to the suburbs might be lucrative but says his team remains committed to refurbishing century-old Wrigley Field.

  • Yankee great Rivera's son on New Hampshire team

    April 15, 2014

    LACONIA, N.H. (AP) - The son of retired New York Yankees closer Mariano Rivera is going to pitch for a collegiate summer program in New Hampshire.