AP - ap.online.headlines.sports http://www.comcast.net?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_ AP - ap.online.headlines.sports News Wed, 18 Jan 2017 03:19:34 -0500 Oregon strength coach suspended after players hospitalized Wed, 18 Jan 2017 00:45:14 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/sports/articles/general/2017/01/18/FBC--Oregon.Strength.Coach.Suspended/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_sports_general_FBC--Oregon.Strength.Coach.Suspended c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15938595a9c:1cf1 The University of Oregon suspended football strength and conditioning coach Irele Oderinde one month without pay after three players were hospitalized following a series of intense workouts last week. Cloud of steroids hovers above Hall of Fame voting Tue, 17 Jan 2017 23:57:51 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/sports/2017/01/17/BBO-Hall-of-Fame/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_sports_BBO-Hall-of-Fame c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15938595a9c:1b6f NEW YORK (AP) — The cloud of steroids hovers above Hall of Fame voting, much as it shrouded baseball in the 1990s and early 2000s. Tomlin: Brown 'foolish' to livestream postgame locker room Tue, 17 Jan 2017 17:35:17 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/sports/articles/general/2017/01/17/FBN--Steelers-Tomlin._.Brown/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_sports_general_FBN--Steelers-Tomlin._.Brown c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15938595a9c:1a7c PITTSBURGH (AP) — The father in Mike Tomlin regrets the language he used to describe the New England Patriots during the postgame speech Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Antonio Brown opted to livestream on social media after a taut playoff victory over Kansas City. Nathan Chen leads the way at US figure skating championships Wed, 18 Jan 2017 02:07:26 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/sports/articles/general/2017/01/18/FIG--US.Championships/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_sports_general_FIG--US.Championships c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15938595a9c:1e1a KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The pain in his hip is gone. All that's left is a surgical screw and a scar. Federer extends run of reaching 3rd round to 18 Aussie Opens Wed, 18 Jan 2017 03:14:08 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/sports/articles/general/2017/01/18/TEN--Australian.Open/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_sports_general_TEN--Australian.Open c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15938595a9c:1c89 MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Roger Federer relied on his Grand Slam experience during the most important points to beat Noah Rubin 7-5, 6-3, 7-6 (3) on Wednesday, maintaining his record of never failing to reach the third round at the 18 Australian Opens he's contested. Cowboys delay talk of Romo's future, likely knowing answer Tue, 17 Jan 2017 19:44:04 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/sports/articles/general/2017/01/17/FBN--Romo_s.Future/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_sports_general_FBN--Romo_s.Future c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15938595a9c:1a56 FRISCO, Texas (AP) — Those closest to Tony Romo on the Cowboys aren't ready to discuss the future of the Dallas quarterback, probably because they know the likely final answer. Packers-Falcons NFC matchup expected to produce big offense Tue, 17 Jan 2017 19:28:51 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/sports/2017/01/18/FBN--NFC.Championship-Big.Offense/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_sports_FBN--NFC.Championship-Big.Offense c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15938595a9c:1bf9 FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. (AP) — The high-scoring offenses of the Atlanta Falcons and Green Bay Packers appear poised to provide a memorable send-off for the Georgia Dome. Streaking Clippers down another All-Star with Paul out Tue, 17 Jan 2017 20:11:56 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/sports/articles/general/2017/01/18/BKN--Clippers-Paul.Injury/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_sports_general_BKN--Clippers-Paul.Injury c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15938595a9c:1c28 LOS ANGELES (AP) — The streaking Clippers are down another All-Star. AP source: Bautista, Blue Jays agree to $18M, 1-year deal Tue, 17 Jan 2017 22:47:04 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/sports/articles/general/2017/01/18/BBA--Blue.Jays-Bautista/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_sports_general_BBA--Blue.Jays-Bautista c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15938595a9c:1c70 TORONTO (AP) — Jose Bautista is staying with the Toronto Blue Jays after all. Even as Knicks tumble again, Carmelo wants to be in New York Tue, 17 Jan 2017 17:47:39 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/sports/2017/01/17/BKN--Knicks-Collapsing.Around.Carmelo/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_sports_BKN--Knicks-Collapsing.Around.Carmelo c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15938595a9c:1ac2 NEW YORK (AP) — Carmelo Anthony still believes the Knicks can win and still wants to be in New York when they do. Islanders fire coach Jack Capuano in his seventh season Tue, 17 Jan 2017 16:47:01 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/sports/articles/general/2017/01/17/HKN-Islanders-Capuano-Fired/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_sports_general_HKN-Islanders-Capuano-Fired c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15938595a9c:1aea Stuck in last place in the Eastern Conference, the New York Islanders fired coach Jack Capuano on Tuesday, ending one of the longest tenures in the NHL. 6-time champs Djokovic, Williams post Australian Open wins Tue, 17 Jan 2017 10:34:59 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/sports/2017/01/17/TEN--Australian.Open/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_sports_TEN--Australian.Open c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15938595a9c:1772 MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — The record will show that six-time Australian Open champions Serena Williams and Novak Djokovic each had straight-set wins. Torn ACL ends season for Creighton star Maurice Watson Jr. Tue, 17 Jan 2017 16:37:56 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/sports/2017/01/17/BKC-T25-Creighton-Watson-Out/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_sports_BKC-T25-Creighton-Watson-Out c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15938595a9c:1b15 OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Creighton point guard and national assists leader Maurice Watson Jr. will miss the rest of the season because of a major knee injury, a huge blow for a team that is off to its best start and has hopes of making a deep postseason run. Hall of Famer Willie McCovey pardoned by Obama Tue, 17 Jan 2017 19:58:56 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/sports/articles/general/2017/01/18/BBN--Giants-McCovey.Pardon/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_sports_general_BBN--Giants-McCovey.Pardon c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15938595a9c:1c2a SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — San Francisco Giants Hall of Famer Willie McCovey has been pardoned by President Barack Obama on tax evasion charges from 1995. Player suicides lead to tough set of questions for coaches Tue, 17 Jan 2017 12:41:25 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/sports/articles/general/2017/01/17/BKW--Suicides-Coaching.Questions/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_sports_general_BKW--Suicides-Coaching.Questions c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15938595a9c:1a66 NEW YORK (AP) — A suicide at Northwestern brought back painful memories for Penn track coach Steve Dolan. Rangers' Diekman out at least half season because of colitis Tue, 17 Jan 2017 14:54:15 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/sports/articles/general/2017/01/17/BBA--Rangers-Diekman/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_sports_general_BBA--Rangers-Diekman c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15938595a9c:1ad7 ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Texas Rangers reliever Jake Diekman is expected to miss at least half the season after upcoming surgery to treat colitis, a digestive condition. Report: Oregon players hospitalized after intense workouts Tue, 17 Jan 2017 09:13:56 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/sports/2017/01/17/FBC--Oregon.Players.Hospitalized/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_sports_FBC--Oregon.Players.Hospitalized c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15938595a9c:19bb EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — At least three Oregon football players have reportedly been hospitalized following a series of intense workouts. Karlovic smacks 75 aces, sets long match mark at Aussie Open Tue, 17 Jan 2017 08:18:47 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/sports/articles/general/2017/01/17/TEN--Australian.Open-Marathon.Match/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_sports_general_TEN--Australian.Open-Marathon.Match c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15938595a9c:1994 MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — As Ivo Karlovic and Horacio Zeballos struggled deep into the fifth set at the Australian Open on Tuesday night, fans rushed to distant Court 19 to watch as a record unfolded. Falcons: Julio Jones will be ready to go in NFC championship Mon, 16 Jan 2017 17:48:29 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/sports/articles/general/2017/01/16/FBN-NFC-Championship-Falcons/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_sports_general_FBN-NFC-Championship-Falcons c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15938595a9c:160f FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. (AP) — Don't fret, Atlanta Falcons fans. Warriors rout defending champion Cavaliers 126-91 in rematch Tue, 17 Jan 2017 00:26:24 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/sports/articles/general/2017/01/17/BKN--Cavaliers-Warriors/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_sports_general_BKN--Cavaliers-Warriors c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15938595a9c:17da OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Now, everybody can sit back for a few months and envision the possibility of another scintillating NBA Finals between Cleveland and Golden State.