RECENT SPORTS NEWS

  • Eagles OT Lane Johnson suspended 4 games

    July 23, 2014

    PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Philadelphia Eagles offensive tackle Lane Johnson has been suspended for the first four games of the season for violating the NFL's performance-enhancing drugs policy.

  • Clippers CEO: Sterling staying would be 'disaster'

    July 23, 2014

    LOS ANGELES (AP) - Coach Doc Rivers has said he'll resign from the Los Angeles Clippers if Donald Sterling remains owner, the team's interim CEO testified, saying such a move would be a ''disaster'' for the franchise.

  • Broken shin rules Contador out of Spanish Vuelta

    July 23, 2014

    MADRID (AP) - Two-time winner Alberto Contador says he will miss the Spanish Vuelta next month because he will not be fit in time.

  • Dnipro says UEFA has moved Champions League match

    July 23, 2014

    MOSCOW (AP) - Ukrainian football club Dnipro Dnipropetrovsk says UEFA has moved the first leg of its Champions League qualifier against FC Copenhagen out of eastern Ukraine.

  • LeBron James wows fans in Hong Kong

    July 23, 2014

    HONG KONG (AP) - LeBron James put on a demonstration of his basketball skills in Hong Kong, the midway stop on his tour through China.

  • Tour de France pack off on short, steep Stage 17

    July 23, 2014

    PLA D'ADET, France (AP) - The Tour de France pack has embarked on Stage 17, the shortest leg of the three-week race featuring three tough climbs plus an uphill finish in the Pyrenees.

  • Bills DT Marcell Dareus wants to earn team's trust

    July 23, 2014

    PITTSFORD, N.Y. (AP) - Buffalo Bills defensive tackle Marcell Dareus is back at training camp and wants to earn the trust of his teammates, coaches and fans after a troubled offseason.

  • LeBron apologizes to neighbors, sends cupcakes

    July 23, 2014

    BATH, Ohio (AP) - LeBron James has sent cupcakes to his neighbors to apologize for the ruckus caused by the announcement of his homecoming earlier this month.

  • Monaco beats 3rd seed Garcia-Lopez at Swiss Open

    July 23, 2014

    GSTAAD, Switzerland (AP) - Juan Monaco of Argentina beat third-seeded Guillermo Garcia-Lopez of Spain 6-2, 2-6, 6-4 in the Swiss Open second round on Wednesday.

  • Bojanovski, Peer reach Baku quarterfinals

    July 23, 2014

    BAKU, Azerbaijan (AP) - Former champion Bojana Jovanovski of Serbia returned to the Baku Cup quarterfinals by beating Katarzyna Piter of Poland 6-3, 6-1 on Wednesday.