Pelicans fire Alvin Gentry after 5 seasons as team's coach

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The New Orleans Pelicans fired coach Alvin Gentry on Saturday after the club missed the playoffs for the fourth time in five seasons. The Pelicans went 30-42 this ...

Kings once again seek answers after missing playoffs

All the momentum the Sacramento Kings had when the NBA season shut down in March disappeared when they arrived in the bubble. The disappointing performance in Florida has left the Ki...

F1 Spanish Grand Prix Lineup

After Saturday qualifying; race Sunday At Catalunya Circuit Barcelona, Spain Lap length: 4.66 kilometers Third s...

Yelich three-run homer lifts Brewers past Cubs, 4-3

CHICAGO (AP) — Christian Yelich hit a three-run homer and the Milwaukee Brewers beat the major league-leading Chicago Cubs 4-3 on Friday night. Yelich hit his fifth homer of the seas...

76ers close regular season by breezing past Rockets 134-96

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (AP) — Tobias Harris scored 18 points and the Philadelphia 76ers closed the regular season by trouncing the Houston Rockets 134-96 on Friday night. The 76ers a...

Bryce Harper's RBI in ninth lifts Phillies past Mets 6-5

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Bryce Harper's RBI single in the bottom of the ninth inning lifted the Philadelphia Phillies to a 6-5 victory over the New York Mets on Friday night. Roman Quinn ...

Nationals bring up prospect Luis Garcia, place Castro on IL

BALTIMORE (AP) — The Washington Nationals are ready to find out if 20-year-old infielder Luis Garcia has the poise and talent to play in the big leagues. The Nationals selected Garci...

Australian cricketers get approval for 6-match England tour

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Aaron Finch’s cricket squad will be the first national team to leave Australia during the COVID-19 pandemic when they travel to England ahead of a compressed stretch of six...

Darvish's no-hit bid ends in 7th, MLB-best Cubs beat Brewers

CHICAGO (AP) — Yu Darvish took a no-hitter into the seventh inning in his third straight dominant start, and the major league-leading Chicago Cubs defeated the Milwaukee Brewers 4-2 on Thursday night....

Darvish takes no-hitter into 7th, Cubs beat Brewers 4-2

CHICAGO (AP) — Yu Darvish took a no-hitter into the seventh inning in his third straight dominant start, and the major league-leading Chicago Cubs defeated the Milwaukee Brewers 4-2 on Thursday night....

Zunino hits 3-run HR; Rays bash Sox to complete 4-game sweep

BOSTON (AP) — Hunter Renfroe hit two homers and drove in three runs, Mike Zunino belted a three-run shot over the Green Monster and out of Fenway Park and the surging Tampa Bay Rays beat the strugglin...

Smith scores in OT, Vegas takes 2-0 series lead on Chicago

EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) — Reilly Smith scored in overtime, Robin Lehner made 22 saves and the Vegas Golden Knights beat the Chicago Blackhawks 4-3 on Thursday to take a 2-0 lead in the first-round seri...

Past 2 champions Capitals, Blues struggle to start playoffs

Hours after the Washington Capitals were sunk by allowing four consecutive goals, St. Louis coach Craig Berube saw his Blues lose confidence after falling behind in their Game 1. It ...

Safety first: Smith, Harris are secondary luxury for Vikings

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — No team in the NFC has allocated more salary cap space to the safety position than the Minnesota Vikings, who will rely even more heavily this season on their excellent yet expensiv...

Bryant held out of Cubs' lineup versus Brewers

CHICAGO (AP) — Slugger Kris Bryant was held out of the surging Chicago Cubs' starting lineup against Milwaukee on Thursday night because of a sore left wrist and ring finger. Manager...