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Jovic, Dieng highlight international prospects in NBA draft

LONDON (AP) — Ousmane Dieng of France moved to Australia for a season to hone his skills. Nikola Jovic stayed home in Serbia. Both are expected to end up in the NBA, though, since th...

'It's all legal': Foreign college athletes cash in at home

LONDON (AP) — Miami punter Lou Hedley had to fly 13,000 miles to western Australia to cash in on his name. The tattooed Aussie and thousands of other international athletes at Ameri...

Men’s basketball coach Liz Mills eyes 'girls club' network

Basketball coach Liz Mills has again shown that women can successfully coach men's teams. Now she wants to help other women join the ranks. The Australian led her Moroccan club team ...

NBA Prospect Watch: Senegal's Badji shows elite athleticism

Ibou Badji had no business getting to Zach Edey’s jump hook shot. The 7-foot-4 Canadian had collected an offensive rebound and put a shoulder into Badji before going up for what appeared to be an easy...

NBA Prospect Watch: Serbian teen Nikola Jovic finds groove

After a slow start to the season, Nikola Jovic is showing why NBA scouts are high on him. The 18-year-old Serb has been flashing scoring and playmaking skills that few 6-foot-10 players possess. ...

English rugby club to scrap Native American branding

A leading English rugby club has joined the ranks of professional sports teams rebranding themselves away from offensive Native American imagery. Exeter Chiefs are keeping their nick...

NBA Prospect Watch: Hukporti polishing his game Down Under

Ariel Hukporti was used to playing a leading role on his teams in Germany and Lithuania. The NBA hopeful has learned to be more of a contributor after joining Melbourne United in the National Basketba...

Hero Kanu heads international class of college FB signings

Hero Kanu realized this college football thing was serious when Penn State offered him a scholarship before he had ever played a snap. He was 15 and still living at home in Germany. ...

European prospects eye Australian springboard to NBA

There's a new stopover for European prospects who hope their journeys lead to the NBA draft: Australia. The Next Stars program of the National Basketball League has groomed the likes...

NFL Academy in London eyes games, US college summer camps

LONDON (AP) — The NFL Academy in London has top coaching and state-of-the-art facilities to help young prospects improve in American football. But it's been missing one key component: games. ...

Tagovailoa 'not 100%' as Dolphins lose 5th consecutive game

LONDON (AP) — Tua Tagovailoa didn't expect to be the star quarterback talking about a losing streak. The Miami Dolphins QB made his first start in a month, returning from fractured r...

Jags end 20-game skid with 53-yard FG to beat Dolphins 23-20

LONDON (AP) — The Jacksonville Jaguars have a championship pedigree at coach and quarterback. However it took a software engineer-turned-kicker to finally end the misery of a 20-game...

Jaguars coach Meyer promises not to miss another team flight

WATFORD, England (AP) — Jacksonville Jaguars coach Urban Meyer promised Friday to not miss another team flight. The last time he did, Meyer ended up embarrassing the franchise and dr...

International players get taste of NFL at tryout in London

LONDON (AP) — Shouts came in multiple languages — “Allez!” by the French contingent — but grunts were universal at an NFL tryout held in an English Premier League stadium. The NFL's ...

NFL picks 3 German cities to bid for regular-season game

LONDON (AP) — The NFL selected the cities Düsseldorf, Frankfurt and Munich on Tuesday to enter a final bidding stage to host a regular-season game in Germany. Next season is the targ...