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BANBURY, England (AP) — Manor Racing has selected German driver Pascal Wehrlein for the Formula One season, which starts next month at the Australian Grand Prix. The 21-year-old Wehrlein is keen to fulfill his promise after impressing in testing as a reserve driver with Mercedes...
MONTREAL (AP) — The World Anti-Doping Agency says a deal has been signed for British officials to take temporary charge of drug-testing in Russia. The Russian anti-doping agency, RUSADA, was suspended in November following accusations it covered up doping by Russian athletes...
KAOHSIUNG, Taiwan (AP) — Top-seeded Venus Williams had a a 6-3, 6-2 win over Lee Pei-chi in her opening match at the Taiwan Open on Wednesday. Williams broke the Taiwanese wildcard entry's serve three times in the match that lasted just 57 minutes. The seven-time major winner, a...
When Brent Burns packs his bags for road trips, the San Jose Sharks defenseman often leaves something behind: His cosmetic teeth. "I don't wear them often," he said. "I usually find them in a drawer a couple months down the road and put them somewhere safe, forget where that is...
LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky usually found the basket, while Georgia often emerged frustrated when it shot. So explains a surprisingly easy victory for the 22nd-ranked Wildcats. Jamal Murray scored 24 points, Tyler Ulis added 14 and Kentucky held Georgia to a season-low 22...
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Stephen Curry had 35 points, nine assists and six rebounds and the Golden State Warriors relied on a signature putaway fourth quarter to hold off the Houston Rockets 123-110 on Tuesday night. Andrew Bogut added 13 points, 11 rebounds, a season-high six...
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Stephen Curry had 35 points, nine assists and six rebounds and the Golden State Warriors relied on a signature putaway fourth quarter to hold off the Houston Rockets 123-110 on Tuesday night. Andrew Bogut added 13 points, 11 rebounds, a season-high six...
DALLAS (AP) — Gordon Hayward and the Utah Jazz now have a win that coach Quin Snyder views as validation for the hot streak his young team is enjoying. Hayward hit the winning jumper at the buzzer in overtime after Rodney Hood's tying 3-pointer in the final seconds of regulation...
CALGARY, Alberta (AP) — Markus Granlund scored short-handed for his first goal in 21 games and added an assist to lead the Calgary Flames to a 4-3 victory over the Toronto Maple Leafs on Tuesday night. It was the first multipoint game of the season for Granlund, a healthy...