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US Soccer Hall of Fame inductees praise equal pay agreement

FRISCO, Texas. (AP) — Shannon Boxx, Christie Pearce Rampone and Linda Hamilton all celebrated this week's landmark equal pay agreement with U.S. Soccer as the three women were enshrined Saturday in th...

Shannon Boxx heads into Soccer Hall of Fame as role model

Shannon Boxx embraced the impact she could have on a younger generation even as she was redefining the role of a defensive midfielder for the U.S. women's national team. Boxx played...

Patrick Marleau retires after 23-year NHL career

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — For 23 seasons, Patrick Marleau woke up each day preparing to play hockey and that helped him eventually break Gordie Howe's record for most games played in the NHL. ...

Carli Lloyd rejoins NJ/NY Gotham FC as minority owner

HARRISON, N.J. (AP) — Two-time FIFA Player of the Year Carli Lloyd is re-joining NJ/NY Gotham FC as a minority owner, six months after retiring from the game. The National Women’s So...

Russian media: Detention of WNBA's Griner extended to May 19

Russian media reported that the detention of WNBA star Brittney Griner was extended until May 19, a development that could see the two-time Olympic champion being held for at least three months before...

Brittney Griner's wife thanks fans for support after arrest

Brittney Griner's wife, Cherelle, has thanked everyone for their support of the WNBA star, who was arrested last month in Russia. Brittney Griner was detained at a Moscow airport aft...

WNBA's Brittney Griner arrested in Russia on drug charges

WNBA All-Star Brittney Griner was arrested last month at a Moscow airport after Russian authorities said a search of her luggage revealed vape cartridges. The Russian Customs Service...

Andy Murray brings back Ivan Lendl for coaching help

Andy Murray is bringing back Ivan Lendl as his coach, reuniting about 4 1/2 years after the pair split up for a second time. Murray’s manager announced Friday that the 34-year-old fr...

A glance at Duke's Mike Krzyzewski's influence on basketball

With retiring Hall of Fame coach Mike Krzyzewski down to his final few games at Duke, here’s a look at his impact on the game, from college basketball coaches, to the NBA and international competition...

Retirement looms, but Krzyzewski's influence built to last

Mike Krzyzewski's unparalleled coaching career is down to a few basketball games, with no more than a month left before the retiring Duke Hall of Famer walks off the sideline for the last time. ...

Hammon, Taylor, Bruno headline Women's Hall of Fame class

Becky Hammon, Penny Taylor and Doug Bruno will headline the Women's Basketball Hall of Fame's Class of 2022. The trio is joined by Alice “Cookie” Barron, Delisha Milton-Jones, Paul S...

Roundup of Olympic gold medals from Wednesday, Feb. 9

BEIJING (AP) — A roundup of gold medals from Wednesday, Feb. 9, at the Beijing Games: ___ ALPINE SKIING WOMEN'S SLALOM Petra Vlh...

Jacobellis finally wins Olympic gold medal, 1st for US

BEIJING (AP) — Lindsey Jacobellis is finally an Olympic gold medalist. Let that sink in for a moment because Jacobellis has been trying for 16 years. Jacobellis hel...

Germany's Natalie Geisenberger wins 3rd Olympic luge title

BEIJING (AP) — The greatest of all time. The GOAT, as the acronym goes. In most sports, such a title is the source of great debate. Not women’s luge. Definitely not...

Roundup of Olympic gold medals from Tuesday, Feb. 8

BEIJING (AP) — A roundup of gold medals from Tuesday, Feb. 8, at the Beijing Games: ___ ALPINE SKIING MEN'S SUPER-G Defending ch...