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Atlantic Division team-by-team capsules

By The Associated Press
Associated Press

Capsules for the NBA's Atlantic Division, listed in predicted order of divisional finish by AP Basketball Writer Tim Reynolds': ___ ATLANTIC DIVISION TORONTO RAPTORS LAST SEASON: 48-34, lost to...full story
updated 2014-10-21 10:42 AM
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Atlantic Division team-by-team capsules
By The Associated Press
Associated Press

Capsules for the NBA's Atlantic Division, listed in predicted order of divisional finish by AP Basketball Writer Tim Reynolds': ___ ATLANTIC DIVISION TORONTO RAPTORS LAST SEASON: 48-34, lost to....Fullstory

2014-10-21 10:42 AM

Pacific Division team-by-team capsules
By The Associated Press
Associated Press

Capsules for the NBA's Pacific Division teams, listed in predicted order of divisional finish by AP Basketball Writer Jon Krawczynski: ___ PACIFIC DIVISION LOS ANGELES CLIPPERS LAST SEASON: 57-25,....Fullstory

2014-10-21 10:42 AM

US tops Haiti to advance in World Cup qualifying
By JOSEPH WHITE
Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) -- The U.S. women's soccer team completed Part I of its trip to the 2015 World Cup by doing the expected, dominating play....Fullstory

2014-10-21 10:01 AM

NZ dismissed for 230 in 1st ODI vs. South Africa

Associated Press

MOUNT MAUNGANUI, New Zealand (AP) -- New Zealand was dismissed for 230 in 45.1 overs Tuesday, batting first in the opening limited-overs cricket international against....Fullstory

2014-10-21 09:42 AM

World Series: How the Giants and Royals match up
By MIKE FITZPATRICK
Associated Press

A position-by-position look at the San Francisco Giants and Kansas City Royals going into the World Series, starting Tuesday night at Kauffman Stadium: ___ First Base: Giants: Brandon....Fullstory

2014-10-21 09:01 AM

New Zealand Maori cancel Singapore match

Associated Press

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) -- The New Zealand Maori rugby team has cancelled a Nov. 15 match against the Asia-Pacific Dragons because of concern over....Fullstory

2014-10-21 09:01 AM

Overseas matchup with Falcons up next for Lions
By NOAH TRISTER
Associated Press

ALLEN PARK, Michigan (AP) -- Golden Tate is finally warming up to the idea of a game in London. "I was not very excited about this....Fullstory

2014-10-21 09:01 AM

Timberwolves waive Kyrylo Fesenko

Associated Press

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- The Minnesota Timberwolves have waived Ukrainian center Kyrylo Fesenko. The Timberwolves announced the move on Monday. Fesenko played in one preseason game and....Fullstory

2014-10-21 06:22 AM

With TD mark in bag, Manning can set more records
By EDDIE PELLS
Associated Press

DENVER (AP) -- Next up for Peyton Manning: the NFL passing yardage record. It's one of the few glamorous passing records Manning doesn't own, now that....Fullstory

2014-10-21 06:01 AM

Getafe beats Real Sociedad 2-1 in Spanish League

Associated Press

MADRID (AP) -- Two late goals by Abdoul Yoda gave Getafe a 2-1 win at Real Sociedad in the Spanish league on Monday. Sociedad opened the....Fullstory

2014-10-21 06:01 AM

Southwest Division team-by-team capsules
By The Associated Press
Associated Press

Capsules for the NBA's Southwest Division teams, listed in predicted order of divisional finish by AP Basketball Writer Jon Krawczynski: ___ SOUTHWEST DIVISION SAN ANTONIO SPURS LAST SEASON:....Fullstory

2014-10-21 10:42 AM

2014 CONCACAF Women's Glance

Associated Press

BC-SOC--2014 CONCACAF Women's Glance,0234 2014 CONCACAF Women's Championship Glance ....Fullstory

2014-10-21 10:01 AM

Argentine Standings

Associated Press

BC-SOC--Argentine Standings ....Fullstory

2014-10-21 09:42 AM

Bumgarner against Shields in World Series opener
By RONALD BLUM
Associated Press

KANSAS CITY, Missouri (AP) -- A six-pack won't be enough for Madison Bumgarner if the San Francisco Giants win the World Series. The Giants ace chugged....Fullstory

2014-10-21 09:22 AM

Concussion lawsuit vs. NHL filed in federal court

Associated Press

ST. PAUL, Minnesota (AP) -- The consolidated class-action lawsuit by former NHL players against the league over concussion-related injuries has been filed in federal court. Attorneys....Fullstory

2014-10-21 09:01 AM

Trinidad tops Guatemala, close to World Cup berth
By JOSEPH WHITE
Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Trinidad and Tobago women's soccer team -- which didn't have enough money for lunch when it arrived in the U.S. nearly....Fullstory

2014-10-21 09:01 AM

Genoa held to controversial 1-1 draw by Empoli

Associated Press

GENOA, Italy (AP) -- Genoa was held to a controversial 1-1 draw by visiting Empoli on Monday in the first match since the port city....Fullstory

2014-10-21 06:22 AM

Column: Keselowski marches to his own beat
By JENNA FRYER
Associated Press

TALLADEGA, Alabama (AP) -- It didn't take long for Brad Keselowski to earn an unpleasant reputation in NASCAR. He was aggressive on the track, brash....Fullstory

2014-10-21 06:01 AM

South Africa wins toss, bowls vs New Zealand

Associated Press

MOUNT MAUNGANUI, New Zealand (AP) -- South Africa captain AB de Villiers won the toss and chose to bowl Tuesday in the first one-day cricket....Fullstory

2014-10-21 06:01 AM

Reports: Michael Cheika takes Wallaby coaching job

Associated Press

SYDNEY (AP) -- Australian media are reporting that New South Wales Waratahs coach Michael Cheika has accepted an Australian Rugby Union offer to coach the....Fullstory

2014-10-21 06:01 AM

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