RECENT SPORTS NEWS

  • Browns sign veteran S Jim Leonard to contract

    July 30, 2014

    BEREA, Ohio (AP) - Cleveland has signed safety Jim Leonard, making the Browns the fifth different NFL team in the nine-year veteran's career.

  • Kings re-sign Dwight King to 3-year contract

    July 30, 2014

    EL SEGUNDO, Calif. (AP) - Left wing Dwight King has agreed to a three-year, $5.85 million contract to return to the Los Angeles Kings, avoiding arbitration.

  • Timberwolves sign Mo Williams

    July 30, 2014

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - The Minnesota Timberwolves have signed veteran guard Mo Williams.

  • Rockies bolster weary bullpen with Scahill

    July 30, 2014

    CHICAGO (AP) - The Colorado Rockies have added another arm to their weary bullpen following a 16-inning loss to the Chicago Cubs.

  • Pipe break that flooded UCLA dumps 20M gallons

    July 30, 2014

    LOS ANGELES (AP) - Authorities say a pipe break that flooded UCLA's famed Pauley Pavilion has now released 20 million gallons of water and continues to gush.

  • Captain Munnerlyn activated from PUP list

    July 30, 2014

    MANKATO, Minn. (AP) - Cordarrelle Patterson and Captain Munnerlyn made their training camp debuts for the Minnesota Vikings on Wednesday after missing the first four days with injuries.

  • Stanford star Ty Montgomery rehabbing shoulder

    July 30, 2014

    SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) - Stanford receiver and All-America kick returner Ty Montgomery said he's in the final stages of his rehabilitation from right shoulder surgery and hopes to play in the opener against UC Davis on Aug. 30.

  • Aggressive play rewarded modified Stableford event

    July 30, 2014

    RENO, Nev. (AP) - The 16th edition of Reno's PGA Tour event has a new sponsor, a new name, no defending champ and a modified Stableford scoring format that encourages aggressive play up and down the edge of the Sierra Nevada.

  • Iowa halts free tuition offer

    July 30, 2014

    IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) - Legal concerns have forced the University of Iowa to suspend a promotion offering free tuition to five randomly selected students who purchased football season tickets.

  • Attorney: Ex-NFL player's domestic case closed

    July 30, 2014

    LAS VEGAS (AP) - An attorney for former NFL running back Larry Johnson says the player's Las Vegas domestic violence case is now closed after a judge determined he successfully completed community service and counseling requirements.