American Pharoah's Triple Crown is AP sports story of year

NEW YORK (AP) — American Pharoah's sweep of the Kentucky Derby, Preakness and Belmont Stakes for horse racing's first Triple Crown since 1978 was selected the sports story of the year Thursday in an annual vote conducted by The Associated Press.

  • Written by RACHEL COHEN, AP Sports Writer

Serena Williams wins AP Female Athlete of Year for 4th time

Serena Williams spent a good portion of 2015 deflecting questions about whether she could complete the Grand Slam. After coming oh-so-close, she can acknowledge how much she cared about the rare feat.

  • Written by HOWARD FENDRICH, AP Tennis Writer

Warriors beat Cavaliers 89-83 in NBA Finals rematch

 

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Even when all those long-range shots aren't falling like usual, the defending-champion Golden State Warriors showed they are quite comfortable grinding out wins.

  • Written by JOSH DUBOW, AP Sports Writer