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Ex-Globetrotters star Meadowlark Lemon dies

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Meadowlark Lemon, the "clown prince" of basketball's barnstorming Harlem Globetrotters, whose blend of hook shots and humor brought joy to millions of fans around the world, has died. He was 83.

Last Updated on Monday, 28 December 2015

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Barkov scores twice to lead Florida to win over Blue Jackets

SUNRISE, Fla. (AP) — The Florida Panthers made a giant leap to the top of the standings Sunday.

Last Updated on Monday, 28 December 2015

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Time runs out on Manziel, Browns in 17-13 loss to Chiefs

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — If the Cleveland Browns are still trying to decide whether Johnny Manziel is the future of their franchise, the competitive quarterback at least gave them some encouraging signs on Sunday.

Last Updated on Monday, 28 December 2015

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American Pharoah's Triple Crown is AP sports story of year

NEW YORK (AP) — American Pharoah's sweep of the Kentucky Derby, Preakness and Belmont Stakes for horse racing's first Triple Crown since 1978 was selected the sports story of the year Thursday in an annual vote conducted by The Associated Press.

Last Updated on Saturday, 26 December 2015

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Serena Williams wins AP Female Athlete of Year for 4th time

Serena Williams spent a good portion of 2015 deflecting questions about whether she could complete the Grand Slam. After coming oh-so-close, she can acknowledge how much she cared about the rare feat.

Last Updated on Saturday, 26 December 2015

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Warriors beat Cavaliers 89-83 in NBA Finals rematch

 

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Even when all those long-range shots aren't falling like usual, the defending-champion Golden State Warriors showed they are quite comfortable grinding out wins.

Last Updated on Saturday, 26 December 2015

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Happy holidays! A look at the best of bowl swag

The bowl swag has gotten a lot better.

Last Updated on Saturday, 26 December 2015

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2 Browns players arrested after Christmas traffic stop

 

CLEVELAND (AP) — The Browns say linebacker Armonty Bryant and De'Ante Saunders were arrested Christmas morning following a traffic stop.

Last Updated on Saturday, 26 December 2015

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