Russia to punish athletes who don't return Olympic medals

MOSCOW (AP) — Russian track and field athletes haven't been giving up their medals in Olympic doping cases, and local officials have vowed to kick them off the national team until they do.


After losing Love for weeks, LeBron and Cavs beat Wolves

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — LeBron James spent the morning sending a crystal clear message to the Cleveland Cavaliers in the wake of Kevin Love's knee injury: things will be just fine as long as James is on the court.

  • Written by JON KRAWCZYNSKI , AP Basketball Writer

Ellis' 3-pointers help Michigan State beat Ohio State 74-66

EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Alvin Ellis chose to stay at Michigan State, resisting the urge of following two of his former teammates and transferring to another school.

The Spartans are glad he did.

  • Written by LARRY LAGE , AP Sports Writer

Francona hasn't watched Indians' Game 7 loss

GOODYEAR, Ariz. (AP) — Manager Terry Francona hasn't watched the Cleveland Indians' Game 7 loss to the Chicago Cubs in the World Series. He's not one to look back.

  • Written by GARY SCHATZ , Associated Press