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Riding out the storm

OKLAHOMA CITY – Dirk Nowitzki scored 18 points during an off night for both of the game’s superstars, and the Dallas Mavericks built a huge lead early before hanging on for a 93-87 victory over the...

DATE: May 21, 2011 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Armstrong’s European teammates said they saw nothing

ROME – Two former teammates of Lance Armstrong told The Associated Press on Friday they never saw the seven-time Tour de France winner or Tyler Hamilton use banned drugs. The European pair also...

DATE: May 20, 2011 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Sharks bite back

SAN JOSE, Calif. – Patrick Marleau scored twice in the first period, and Antti Niemi made the early lead stand up with 27 saves to get the San Jose Sharks back into the Western Conference final...

DATE: May 20, 2011 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Prince crowns Milwaukee’s win in 14th inning

MILWAUKEE – Prince Fielder finally got to sleep about 90 minutes after the sun rose on Friday. No doubt he’ll sleep well after providing the biggest hit for a Milwaukee club that just wouldn’t give...

DATE: May 20, 2011 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Defending champions draw U.S. in Round 1

PARIS – Defending French Open champions Rafael Nadal and Francesca Schiavone were given first-round matches in Friday’s draw against Americans who own a combined two career match wins at Roland...

DATE: May 20, 2011 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

‘Unusual’ – ‘very good’ – Triple Crown?

BALTIMORE – Animal Kingdom won’t be sneaking up on anyone – even coming from behind.The colt who came out of nowhere to win his first race on dirt in the Kentucky Derby is favored to win the...

DATE: May 20, 2011 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Tebow ‘on target’ in Thursday’s workout

CENTENNIAL (AP) – Tim Tebow was focused more on camaraderie than competition when he joined a dozen Denver Broncos teammates for an informal offseason workout Thursday.The second-year player tossed...

DATE: May 19, 2011 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Giambino turns back the clock – three times

PHILADELPHIA – With one mighty cut after another, Jason Giambi looked like the old Giambino.Giambi became the second-oldest player to hit three homers in a game and tied his career high with seven...

DATE: May 19, 2011 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Lacking golf power, but full of star power

For his golf, Tiger Woods is about to fall out of the top 10 in the world for the first time in 14 years. For his star power, he still ranks ahead of any other athlete in the world.Woods, whose...

DATE: May 18, 2011 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

All is well in Animal Kingdom

BALTIMORE – Things are nicely falling into place for Kentucky Derby winner Animal Kingdom.He’s training in the Maryland countryside, he’s been made the early 2-1 favorite for the Preakness Stakes,...

DATE: May 18, 2011 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

De La Rosa goes the distance; Hamels deals the one-run victory

PHILADELPHIA – Jorge De La Rosa went the distance. Cole Hamels went home with the win.Hamels threw eight impressive innings, Jimmy Rollins drove in the go-ahead run with a sacrifice fly, and the...

DATE: May 18, 2011 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Nowitzki supplies Thunder in Game 1

DALLAS – Dirk Nowitzki showed no rust from a long layoff, making 10 of his first 11 shots and an NBA playoff-record 24 consecutive free throws on the way to 48 points, leading the Dallas Mavericks...

DATE: May 17, 2011 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

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