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Lillard helps Blazers rally for a 112-106 win over Hawks

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Damian Lillard scored 36 points and the Portland Trail Blazers rebounded from a first-half deficit to beat the Atlanta Hawks 112-106 on Saturday night. Enes Ka...

Lindsey Horan back with US after recovering from COVID-19

Lindsey Horan says she felt miserable when she caught COVID-19 late last year but she's grateful it wasn't worse. The 26-year-old midfielder was set to accompany the U.S. national te...

Sabonis has 23 pts, 15 boards as Pacers down Blazers 111-87

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Domantas Sabonis had 23 points and 15 rebounds to lead the Indiana Pacers past the Portland Trail Blazers 111-87 on Thursday night. Malcolm Brogdon added 25 po...

Portland's Nurkic fractures right wrist against Indiana

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Portland Trail Blazers center Jusuf Nurkic fractured his right wrist Thursday night during a game against the Indiana Pacers. Nurkic could be seen holding the ...

Fox, Rodman selected with the top picks in the NWSL draft

North Carolina defender-midfielder Emily Fox was the first player taken in the National Women's Soccer League draft Wednesday night, going to expansion team Racing Louisville. With ...

FIFA grants approval for Macario to play for US

Brazilian-born midfielder Catarina Macario received permission from FIFA on Wednesday to play for the U.S. national team. The governing body's approval means she could appear in a pa...

Rapinoe returns to US national team after nearly a year

It was quite a year for Megan Rapinoe. Her book came out, she hosted an HBO special and she got engaged to girlfriend Sue Bird. One thing was largely missing, however: soccer. ...

US Soccer's relationship with NWSL changing

U.S. Soccer is no longer managing the National Women's Soccer League, although some aspects of the partnership remain, NWSL Commissioner Lisa Baird said Tuesday. Baird spoke on a wi...

US to host Canada, Brazil and Japan for 2021 SheBelieves Cup

The United States will host Canada, Brazil and Japan in the 2021 SheBelieves Cup next month in Orlando, Florida. U.S. Soccer on Monday announced the round-robin tournament scheduled...

Ayayi gets Zags' 1st ever triple-double in rout of Portland

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Joel Ayayi posted the first triple-double in Gonzaga history and the top-ranked Bulldogs routed Portland 116-88 Saturday for their 16th straight win. Ayayi had ...

Stanford's Catarina Macario decides to go pro

Stanford's Catarina Macario, a promising prospect for the U.S. women's national team, has announced she will forgo her senior season for a professional career. The Brazilian-born mi...

Lillard scores 39 as Blazers rout Timberwolves 135-117

PORTLAND. Ore. (AP) — Damian Lillard had 39 points, including seven 3-pointers, and the Portland Trail Blazers handed the Minnesota Timberwolves their sixth straight loss with a 135-117 victory Thursd...

US women open 2021 with training camp in Florida

Megan Rapinoe and Carli Lloyd have returned after missing most of last year as the U.S. women’s national team prepares to open training camp this weekend in Florida. Coach Vlatko And...

White scores 21 and Bulls rally to beat Blazers 111-108

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Coby White had 21 points and 10 rebounds and the short-handed Chicago Bulls downed the Portland Trail Blazers 111-108 on Tuesday night. Otto Porter Jr. added 1...

Lillard appealed to front office for tools to win title

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Damian Lillard is going all-in on winning an NBA championship. Portland's five-time All-Star said he appealed in the offseason to Neil Olshey, the Trail Blazers...