RECENT SPORTS NEWS

  • Ducks without captain Getzlaf, Selanne in Game 4

    April 23, 2014

    DALLAS (AP) - Anaheim Ducks captain Ryan Getzlaf is out of Game 4 against the Dallas Stars because of an upper-body injury.

  • Padres' Josh Johnson to undergo 2nd elbow surgery

    April 23, 2014

    MILWAUKEE (AP) - San Diego Padres starter Josh Johnson is scheduled to undergo elbow ligament-replacement surgery for the second time and will miss the entire season.

  • Cardinals player gets probation for assault plea

    April 23, 2014

    PHOENIX (AP) - A judge on Wednesday sentenced Arizona Cardinals inside linebacker Daryl Washington to a year of supervised probation for assaulting a former girlfriend who is the mother of his daughter.

  • C Johnson, F Poythress returning to Kentucky

    April 23, 2014

    LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - Kentucky's frontcourt will bring back size and experience next season after freshman center Dakari Johnson and sophomore forward Alex Poythress announced they would return.

  • Seahawks QB Russell Wilson to divorce wife

    April 23, 2014

    RENTON, Wash. (AP) - Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson has announced that he and his wife Ashton are divorcing.

  • Yamanaka defends WBC bantamweight title with TKO

    April 23, 2014

    OSAKA, Japan (AP) - Shinsuke Yamanaka of Japan successfully defended his WBC bantamweight crown for the sixth time with a technical knockout of Stephane Jamoye of Belgium on Wednesday.

  • Bobcats' Al Jefferson still in walking boot

    April 23, 2014

    MIAMI (AP) - Al Jefferson was still in his walking boot when the Charlotte Bobcats arrived for their shootaround hours before facing the Miami Heat in Game 2 of an Eastern Conference first-round series.

  • Hercog beats Zhang to reach 2nd round in Marrakech

    April 23, 2014

    MARRAKECH, Morocco (AP) - In her return from injury, Polona Hercog of Slovenia cruised past seventh-seeded Zhang Shuai of China 6-2, 6-2 to move into the second round of the Grand Prix SAR on Wednesday.

  • Bucharest defending champ Rosol reaches quarters

    April 23, 2014

    BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) - Defending champion Lukas Rosol reached the Nastase Tiriac Trophy quarterfinals with a 6-2, 6-4 victory over eighth-seeded Jarkko Nieminen of Finland on Wednesday.

  • Valverde wins Walloon Arrow Classic for 2nd time

    April 23, 2014

    BRUSSELS (AP) - Alejandro Valverde of Spain timed his climb on the closing Wall of Huy to perfection to win the Walloon Arrow classic ahead of Daniel Martin of Ireland and Michal Kwiatkowski of Poland on Wednesday.