Russia denies allegations of minister involved in doping

MOSCOW (AP) — A spokesman for Russian President Vladimir Putin has strongly denied allegations that the sports ministry might be personally involved in covering up doping cases in the country.

  • Written by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

An extra rest day in NBA Finals seems timely for Cavaliers

CLEVELAND (AP) — Under the long-used former NBA Finals format, Game 3 of this Golden State-Cleveland matchup would have been played Tuesday night.

Not this year, thanks to an extra rest day.

  • Written by TIM REYNOLDS, AP Basketball Writer