LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. — Joe Torre, Tony La Russa and Bobby Cox spent decades trying to beat each other, no holds barred. On this day, however, they were a mutual admiration society.
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CHICAGO — Neither the brutal cold nor the league’s worst defense could stop Josh McCown and the Bears.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Kemba Walker scored 27 of his 31 points in the second half, and the Charlotte Bobcats ruined Stephen Curry’s homecoming with a wire-to-wire 115-111 victory over the Golden State Warriors on Monday night.
NEW YORK — Skier Bode Miller and a former flame agreed on Monday to share time with their infant son for the next four months, calming a court fight over him as Miller heads toward the Winter Olympics.
NEW YORK — Jameis Winston will have plenty of company at the Heisman Trophy ceremony — though he’s not expected to have much competition.
LOS ANGELES — Nearly eight months after Kobe Bryant limped off the Lakers’ home court with a torn Achilles tendon and a career in doubt, he struggled to keep his composure when he finally stepped back onto the same hardwood.
As college football prepares for the final Bowl Championship Series, featuring a Florida State-Auburn championship game, it’s easy to see why the coming four-team playoff won’t solve all the postseason problems.
DENVER — Matt Prater had a cold, and was dealing with icy temperatures and history as he lined up to kick the frigid football from his 46-yard line.
Owens’ Olympic gold medal sells for record $1.4M
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. — Garrett Nevels scored 24 points to lead Hawaii over Northern Arizona 76-66 on Saturday.
INDIANAPOLIS — Michigan State shook up the BCS title chase again Saturday.
SAN ANTONIO — Paul George scored 28 points and the Indiana Pacers beat San Antonio 111-100 Saturday night, snapping an 11-game skid against the Spurs.
Sporting KC tops Real Salt Lake in shootout
SEATTLE — After all the other schools that called over the years and were sent away, it was Washington that finally hooked Chris Petersen.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Jodie Meeks made two huge 3-pointers in the final minutes to finish with 19 points, lifting the Los Angeles Lakers past the Sacramento Kings 106-100 Friday night in what was expected to their last game before Kobe Bryant returns.