Top IOC member wants action with 'teeth' in vote-buying case

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — A top International Olympic Committee member wants his organization to act with "more teeth" in response to a vote-buying scheme to land last year's Rio Olympics. Dick Pound says the Olympic body is taking "hit after hit in the eyes of the world."

  • Written by By STEPHEN WADE , AP Sports Writer

Unbeatable: Indians romping, rolling on 16-game win streak

CLEVELAND (AP) — Over two hours before the game's first pitch, the mood inside the clubhouse of baseball's hottest team is almost fraternity-house loose.

Championship-level chill.

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  • Written by By TOM WITHERS, AP Sports Writer

Blough leads Purdue past Ohio for Brohm's 1st program win

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (AP) — When Jeff Brohm left Western Kentucky for a struggling Purdue program, he promised to bring an entertaining, high-scoring offense to a Boilermaker team that was 9-39 during the past four seasons.


  • Written by By JEFF WASHBURN, Associated Press

McGrady, Lobo, Self and McGraw headline Hall of Fame class

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) — Tracy McGrady says his wife, Clerenda, has been trying to get him to say that he deserves to be in the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame.

BBHOF group

  • Written by By PAT EATON-ROBB, AP Sports Writer