Odd surprise, lots of top NBA talent left in NCAA Tournament

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — It shouldn't come as a surprise that this spring's NBA draft will feature lots of good players from lots of good college teams. Or maybe it should. ...

FDU senior fashions a beautiful ending to a terrible game

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Nobody should ever say Nadi Beciri's biggest moment came in garbage time. For him, it was a bucket as beautiful as they come. A debilitating b...

51 women sue USOC for failing to stop Nassar abuse

DENVER (AP) — Fifty-one women are suing the U.S. Olympic Committee, its board members and a number of former high-ranking officials for failing to prevent their abuse at the hands of imprisoned sports...

Riding the wave: Surfers grow up in touching documentary

The day surfing lost one of its most beloved rabble-rousers was the day it rediscovered its soul. That's one of the many takeaways from "Momentum Generation," a beautifully melanchol...

Olympic medalist gets 3-month ban for accidental doping

Olympic silver medalist Devin Logan is serving a three-month suspension for using a cannabis-based product that contained higher-than-allowed levels of the banned substance, THC. Log...

Coaching site builds list of those banned from US Olympics

An advocacy group has published a first-of-its-kind comprehensive list of coaches banned from Olympic sports, creating a database of nearly 1,000 people no longer allowed to work in the U.S. Olympic s...

New athletes group formed to tackle doping in sports

An Olympic gold medalist and a former executive at the World Anti-Doping Agency are forming an organization designed to give athletes a more organized voice in the struggle against doping and the powe...

For Chloe Kim, another title, taste of things to come

Chloe Kim added a world championship to her growing collection of titles, easily winning the women's halfpipe contest and giving a brief glimpse of things to come. With the victory F...

AP NewsBreak: Ski chief urged to quit over climate comment

DENVER (AP) — A group of winter sports athletes wants the president of the International Ski Federation to resign after he spoke of "so-called climate change" and said he would rather deal with dictat...

Throwback night: Pats wins Super Bowl the old-fashioned way

ATLANTA (AP) — Graying but still gritty, Tom Brady, Bill Belichick and the Patriots came to the Super Bowl intending to stave off, for at least one more game, the inevitable onslaught of the NFL's fut...

Come together: Super Bowl Sunday, the last stand of live TV

ATLANTA (AP) — Oh sure, there's plenty of evidence to support the soothsayers who are predicting the slow, inevitable death of live television. And there's plenty of proof to bolster...

Slam dunk: Gonzalez makes Hall, along with Bailey, Reed, Law

ATLANTA (AP) — For towering tight end Tony Gonzalez, this was a slam dunk. The 6-foot-5 Gonzalez, who turned the celebratory post-TD dunk over the crossbar into an art form, was vote...

Heaven Can Wait: Back in LA, Rams go for a Hollywood sequel

ATLANTA (AP) — Before there was Jared Goff, there was Warren Beatty. Years before Goff or any of today's Rams were born, Beatty had been carried off on his teammates' shoulders to ce...

Patriots put '72 Dolphins in their sights in different way

ATLANTA (AP) — Yes, it's time for another story about the Patriots trying to accomplish something nobody has done since the 1972 Dolphins. But not THAT story. Eleve...

In the younger, cheaper NFL, Super Bowl champs get cut, too

A word of warning to all those soon-to-be Super Bowl champions in New England or Los Angeles: Don't get too comfortable. You might be looking for a job fairly soon. The NFL's inexora...