Official wary of athletes staying outside Olympic village

MADRID (AP) — Extra security measures may be needed to protect athletes staying outside of the Olympic Village during the games in Rio de Janeiro, including Rafael Nadal, who will be staying at a friend's house, one of Brazil's top security officials said Monday.

  • Written by TALES AZZONI, AP Sports Writer

All eyes on MRI exam on Stephen Curry's injured knee

HOUSTON (AP) — Golden State's record-setting run toward a second consecutive NBA championship may come down to an MRI on the sprained right knee of Stephen Curry.

  • Written by KRISTIE RIEKEN, AP Sports Writer

Manziel's attorney says assault indictment to come Tuesday

DALLAS (AP) — Johnny Manziel is expected to be indicted Tuesday on allegations that he attacked his ex-girlfriend in January, an attorney for the troubled former NFL quarterback said Monday.

  • Written by NOMAAN MERCHANT, Associated Press

Appeals court: QB Tom Brady must serve 'Deflategate' penalty

NEW YORK (AP) — New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady must serve a four-game "Deflategate" suspension imposed by the NFL, a federal appeals court ruled Monday, overturning a lower judge and siding with the league in a battle with the players union.

  • Written by LARRY NEUMEISTER, Associated Press