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NFL draft: Browns still searching for franchise quarterback

Mon, 24 Apr 2017 21:36:17 GMT2017-04-24T21:36:17Z

CLEVELAND (AP) -- Finding Bigfoot has been more productive than the Cleveland Browns' search for a franchise quarterback....



APNewsBreak: Dodgers, Yankees cut projected luxury tax bills

Mon, 24 Apr 2017 06:17:29 GMT2017-04-24T06:17:29Z

NEW YORK (AP) -- The Los Angeles Dodgers and New York Yankees are cutting payroll and their luxury tax bills - just as Bryce Harper, Manny Machado and perhaps Clayton Kershaw near the free-agent market after the 2018 season....



Red Sox pitcher Barnes suspended 4 games for buzzing Machado

Mon, 24 Apr 2017 22:41:31 GMT2017-04-24T22:41:31Z

NEW YORK (AP) -- Red Sox pitcher Matt Barnes has been suspended four games and fined for throwing a fastball past the head of Baltimore star Manny Machado....



Nastase unrepentant after abusing British players, umpire

Mon, 24 Apr 2017 17:49:37 GMT2017-04-24T17:49:37Z

BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) -- Ilie Nastase was unrepentant on Monday after being suspended from the Fed Cup for abusing the British team and the referee in a playoff....



Serena Williams at No. 1, despite not playing since January

Mon, 24 Apr 2017 17:31:34 GMT2017-04-24T17:31:34Z

Serena Williams is briefly back at No. 1 in the WTA rankings, despite not playing a match since January - and with plans to take the rest of 2017 off because she is expecting a baby....



Elliott effect, deep class fuel running back resurgence

Mon, 24 Apr 2017 20:33:36 GMT2017-04-24T20:33:36Z

Ezekiel Elliott's immediate impact last season, along with one of the strongest classes in years, have made running backs popular again heading into this week's NFL draft....



Kawhi Leonard locked in a playoff duel with Mike Conley

Mon, 24 Apr 2017 21:32:02 GMT2017-04-24T21:32:02Z

Memphis Grizzlies coach David Fizdale sat down behind the microphone after surviving a 110-108 overtime thriller that tied their first-round series with the San Antonio Spurs at two games apiece....



Cowboys honor Ware, ponder need with post-Romo future secure

Mon, 24 Apr 2017 22:39:50 GMT2017-04-24T22:39:50Z

FRISCO, Texas (AP) -- Jerry Jones honored DeMarcus Ware with a ceremonial signing Monday that allowed the franchise sacks leader to retire as a Dallas Cowboy on the same day the team owner discussed how the draft might help find the next dominant pass rusher....



Jimmie Johnson grabs rare Bristol win after Larson mishap

Mon, 24 Apr 2017 22:44:04 GMT2017-04-24T22:44:04Z

BRISTOL, Tenn. (AP) -- It was just last month when people were wondering what was wrong with Jimmie Johnson after he got off to a slow start....



Houston's D'Antoni: Nene 1 of those players you have to have

Mon, 24 Apr 2017 22:59:49 GMT2017-04-24T22:59:49Z

HOUSTON (AP) -- Nene has spent 15 years in the NBA and many still struggle in pronouncing his name....