PHOENIX (AP) — Almost all football fans know Tom Brady, Russell Wilson, Richard Sherman, Marshawn Lynch and Rob Gronkowski.
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MELBOURNE, Australia — Serena Williams weathered a barrage of big serves and heavy groundstrokes early and needed nine match points before beating Madison Keys 7-6 (5), 6-2 to set up an Australian Open final against second-seeded Maria Sharapova.
The U.S. soccer team started 2015 the same way the Americans ended last year: with a loss.
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — Tiger Woods returned to the Phoenix Open and received cheers, boos and gasps.
ATLANTA — Paul Millsap had 28 points and 15 rebounds, five other Atlanta players scored in double figures, and the Hawks stretched their franchise-record winning streak to 17 games in a row with a 113-102 victory over the Brooklyn Nets on Wednesday night.
OCALA, Fla. — Well-rested and healthy, Michelle Wie is ready to get back to work.
OAKLAND, Calif. — Derrick Rose hit a step-back jumper with 7 seconds remaining in overtime, and the Chicago Bulls ended Golden State’s franchise-record 19-game home winning streak with a thrilling 113-111 victory over the Warriors on Tuesday night.
MIAMI — Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Manny Pacquiao have finally met — in person.
PHOENIX (AP) — Marshawn Lynch smiled politely, waved at the crowd and answered every question the same.
MELBOURNE, Australia — Rafael Nadal’s lack of match fitness from nearly six months of inactivity finally caught up with the 14-time Grand Slam singles champion at the Australian Open on Tuesday.
CHANDLER, Ariz. — New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft demanded an apology from the league once the Patriots are found to be not guilty of breaking any rules regarding using under-inflated footballs in the AFC championship game.
PHOENIX — This is not a story about Super Bowl Media Day. Thank God. This IS a story about the story of Super Bowl Media Day.
NEW YORK — Coach 1K. How grand.
GLENDALE, Ariz. — Few moved very fast, no one flattened a quarterback and there were no bone-jarring hits in the gentle, friendly version of football played at the Pro Bowl Sunday.
MELBOURNE, Australia — Serena Williams avenged her heaviest Grand Slam defeat with a comeback 2-6, 6-3, 6-2 win over Garbine Muguruza on Sunday to reach the Australian Open quarterfinals.