IOC: Russians can compete at Olympics, but without flag


LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — Russians will be allowed to compete at the upcoming Pyeongchang Olympics as neutral athletes despite orchestrated doping at the 2014 Sochi Games, the International Olympic Committee said Tuesday.


  • Written by By GRAHAM DUNBAR , AP Sports Writer

Woman accuses Oklahoma RB Anderson of rape; he denies it

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — A woman who filed a petition for a protective order against Oklahoma running back Rodney Anderson is accusing him of raping her in her apartment and says she fears for her safety.

  • Written by By CLIFF BRUNT and TIM TALLEY , Associated Press

Discipline starts fallout for cringe-worthy Steelers-Bengals

CINCINNATI (AP) — Two players carted off, two others suspended, many fines to follow. One of the NFL's nastiest rivalries set new lows in prime time, forcing fans to avert their eyes.

  • Written by By JOE KAY , AP Sports Writer

IOC meets to decide on Russia's Olympic participation

LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — The IOC executive board is meeting to decide if Russian athletes can compete at the upcoming Pyeongchang Olympics despite evidence that the country ran an orchestrated doping program at the 2014 Sochi Games.


  • Written by By GRAHAM DUNBAR, AP Sports Writer

Wade, Love, James lead surging Cavaliers over Bulls 113-91

CHICAGO (AP) — LeBron James could sense the Cleveland Cavaliers were starting to click the last time they lost. But a streak like this? He wasn't about to say he saw that coming.

  • Written by By ANDREW SELIGMAN , AP Sports Writer