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Vasquez leads Raptors past Maccabi Haifa, 92-85


Associated Press

TORONTO (AP) -- Greivis Vasquez had 15 points, Lucas Nogueira scored six straight points in the final 2 minutes as the Toronto Raptors held off...full story
updated 2014-10-23 10:22 AM
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Vasquez leads Raptors past Maccabi Haifa, 92-85

Associated Press

TORONTO (AP) -- Greivis Vasquez had 15 points, Lucas Nogueira scored six straight points in the final 2 minutes as the Toronto Raptors held off....Fullstory

2014-10-23 10:22 AM

AP source: Goodell told to testify in Rice appeal
By ROB MAADDI
Associated Press

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2014-10-23 09:42 AM

Wanderers' Mullen gets 2nd chance at ACL title

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SYDNEY (AP) -- Western Sydney Wanderers defender Daniel Mullen is getting a second chance to play in an Asian Champions League final, six years after....Fullstory

2014-10-23 09:01 AM

Port touts San Diego Bay as perfect venue
By BERNIE WILSON
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2014-10-23 09:01 AM

Ronaldo scores 70th as Real beats Liverpool 3-0
By JEROME PUGMIRE
Associated Press

PARIS (AP) -- Cristiano Ronaldo scored his 70th Champions League goal and Mario Balotelli again failed to deliver as Real Madrid cruised to a 3-0....Fullstory

2014-10-23 06:22 AM

Atletico Madrid routs Malmo 5-0, Champions league

Associated Press

MADRID (AP) -- Atletico Madrid overcame a sluggish start to score five second-half goals in a 5-0 rout of Malmo and move top of Group....Fullstory

2014-10-23 06:01 AM

Monaco draws 0-0 against Benfica in Group C

Associated Press

MONACO (AP) -- Monaco failed to break down Benfica's stubborn defense in a 0-0 draw and slipped to second place in Group C of the....Fullstory

2014-10-23 06:01 AM

Arsenal beats Anderlecht 2-1 to stay 2nd in group

Associated Press

BRUSSELS (AP) -- Kieran Gibbs and Lukas Podolski scored in the final minutes to give Arsenal a stunning 2-1 victory over Anderlecht and a Champions....Fullstory

2014-10-23 06:01 AM

Dortmund eases to 4-0 win over Galatasaray

Associated Press

ISTANBUL (AP) -- Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang scored twice as Borussia Dortmund exploited poor defending to beat Galatasaray 4-0 in the Champions League on Wednesday. Dortmund's third victory....Fullstory

2014-10-23 06:01 AM

Kirk looking for the next level
By DOUG FERGUSON
Associated Press

ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Georgia (AP) -- Chris Kirk had a five-week break from golf that featured no Ryder Cup and no complaints. Considering how the....Fullstory

2014-10-23 03:22 AM

35 players selected for US rugby tour

Associated Press

BOULDER, Colo. (AP) -- Thirty-five players have been chosen for the U.S. national rugby team's tour next month that features a Nov. 1 test against....Fullstory

2014-10-23 09:42 AM

Penguins honor Canada with national anthem

Associated Press

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- The Pittsburgh Penguins played "O Canada" before their game Wednesday night against Philadelphia to pay tribute to a Canadian soldier killed during....Fullstory

2014-10-23 09:01 AM

Inbee Park to take No. 1 spot in women's golf

Associated Press

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) -- South Korea's Inbee Park will take the No. 1 spot in women's golf from Stacy Lewis on Monday. Both players are....Fullstory

2014-10-23 09:01 AM

Falcons seek 'home' advantage in faraway London
By SHAWN POGATCHNIK
Associated Press

WATFORD, England (AP) -- The Atlanta Falcons are a long way from the Georgia Dome. But they are getting ready for a "home" game in London....Fullstory

2014-10-23 09:01 AM

Rodgers criticizes Balotelli for shirt-swap

Associated Press

LIVERPOOL, England (AP) -- Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers has criticized Mario Balotelli for swapping shirts with an opponent at halftime of a Champions League match....Fullstory

2014-10-23 06:01 AM

Minev's late goal gives Ludogorets win over Basel

Associated Press

SOFIA, Bulgaria (AP) -- Yordan Minev scored a late gaol to give Champions League newcomer Ludogorets a 1-0 win against Basel on Wednesday -- their....Fullstory

2014-10-23 06:01 AM

US men to play Colombia in London on Nov. 14

Associated Press

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2014-10-23 06:01 AM

Olympiakos beats Juventus 1-0 in Champions League

Associated Press

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2014-10-23 06:01 AM

Ronaldo, Benzema lead Real to 3-0 win at Liverpool
By STEVE DOUGLAS
Associated Press

LIVERPOOL, England (AP) -- Cristiano Ronaldo's 70th Champions League goal and a double from Karim Benzema guided Real Madrid to a 3-0 win over Liverpool....Fullstory

2014-10-23 06:01 AM

Albania PM seeks to ease tensions with Serbia
By LLAZAR SEMINI
Associated Press

TIRANA, Albania (AP) -- Albania's prime minister said Wednesday that his nation and Serbia must try to end decades of hostility toward one another by....Fullstory

2014-10-23 03:02 AM

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