MLB payrolls dropped for 1st time since 2010

NEW YORK – Spending on Major League Baseball payrolls dropped last season for the first time since 2010, an $18 million decrease attributable to drug and domestic violence suspensions and a player...

DATE: Jan. 8, 2019 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Purgatory Ski Team to host three events this weekend

Some of the top skiers in the Four Corners will descend on Purgatory Resort and Chapman Hill this week, as the Purgatory Ski Team will host freestyle and alpine racing from Wednesday through...

DATE: Jan. 8, 2019 | CATEGORY: Sports

Vlhova spoils Shiffrin slalom streak

FLACHAU, Austria – Petra Vlhova of Slovakia won a women’s World Cup night slalom Tuesday, denying Mikaela Shiffrin a record-equaling eighth consecutive win in the discipline. Racing in dense...

DATE: Jan. 8, 2019 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Tide Rolled: Clemson crushes Alabama in national championship

SANTA CLARA, Calif. – With stunning ease – and a freshman quarterback – Clemson toppled college football’s greatest dynasty again to become the first perfect playoff champion. Trevor Lawrence...

DATE: Jan. 7, 2019 | CATEGORY: College Sports

Houston’s Clint Capela scores career-high in win over Nuggets

HOUSTON – With James Harden getting double-teamed almost every time he had the ball Monday night against the Denver Nuggets, he looked for other Houston Rockets to step up and make plays. Chief...

DATE: Jan. 7, 2019 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Broncos interview Bears defensive coordinator Vic Fangio

ENGLEWOOD – John Elway met with Bears defensive coordinator Vic Fangio about the Denver Broncos’ head coaching vacancy Monday, a day after Chicago’s 16-15 loss to the Philadelphia Eagles in the NFC...

DATE: Jan. 7, 2019 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Pacific Pro Football League to provide new path for college players

SAN DIEGO – Don Yee, the agent for Tom Brady and other NFL stars, and three-time Super Bowl champion Ed McCaffrey will head Pacific Pro Football, a league that will provide an alternative path to...

DATE: Jan. 7, 2019 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Vince Young lands in College Football Hall of Fame

Texas quarterback Vince Young and Notre Dame speedster Raghib Ismail have been selected for induction into the College Football Hall of Fame, along with 11 other players and two coaches. Young was...

DATE: Jan. 7, 2019 | CATEGORY: College Sports

Alabama high school officials suspend player for receiving money from USA Basketball

MONTGOMERY, Ala. – One of the nation’s top girls high school basketball players appears likely to remain benched for her entire senior season after spending part of last summer playing with USA...

DATE: Jan. 7, 2019 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

College basketball AP Top 25: Top 4 remain the same

The top four in The Associated Press men’s college basketball poll remained unchanged for the third consecutive week. The rest of the poll, however, underwent major changes after three top-10 teams...

DATE: Jan. 7, 2019 | CATEGORY: College Sports

Lindsey Vonn plans return to World Cup events this weekend in Austria

Lindsey Vonn is planning to return from injury this weekend for speed races in Austria, resuming her quest for the all-time record for World Cup wins. It will be her first ski races of the season...

DATE: Jan. 7, 2019 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

NFL Playoff Roundup: Nick Foles leads Eagles past Bears

CHICAGO – Nick Foles hit Golden Tate with a 2-yard touchdown pass on fourth down with 56 seconds remaining against the NFL’s stingiest defense, lifting the Philadelphia Eagles past the Chicago...

DATE: Jan. 6, 2019 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

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