LeBron tells SI he's motivated by 'ghost' of Michael Jordan

CLEVELAND (AP) — LeBron James has often avoided talking about trying to match Michael Jordan's accomplishments. Now he's chasing "the ghost" of arguably the greatest player in NBA history.

  • Written by TOM WITHERS, AP Sports Writer

Ohio State tops AP's all-time Top 100

Who's No. 1?

The Associated Press began asking the most important question in sports in 1936, and 1,103 times since then the AP college football poll has provided an answer that has only led to more questions, such as: What? Why? Are you kidding?

  • Written by RALPH D. RUSSO, AP College Football Writer

US boxer Shakur Stevenson chases childhood dream to Olympics

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — Shakur Stevenson started throwing punches shortly after he could walk. His grandfather began teaching him how to box at age 5, and he has barely lost since he won his first fight at 8.

  • Written by GREG BEACHAM, AP Sports Writer