US back on track in qualifying with 4-0 win over Guatemala

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — American soccer fans fretted for four days: If the United States lost to Guatemala once again, the U.S. would have little chance to qualify for the 2018 World Cup.

  • Written by CRAIG MERZ, Associated Press

Declassified NHL memos, e-mails detail concussion debate

Unsealed NHL documents in the concussion lawsuit brought by former players reveal a snapshot of an internal debate by league officials over head injuries and a deeper concern about the impact of fighting than what had been publicly shared.

  • Written by DAVE CAMPBELL, AP Sports Writers JOHN WAWROW, AP Sports Writers

Craig Sager in high spirits as he works Wizards-Warriors

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Craig Sager has a blood clot behind his right ear that is affecting his hearing, and that's just another annoyance he is accepting as he continues to work NBA games for Turner Sports with fervor despite his leukemia no longer being in remission.

  • Written by JANIE McCAULEY, AP Sports Writer