Puerto Rican MLB players bond over hurricane _ and WhatsApp

NEW YORK (AP) — When the Houston Astros' owner offered Carlos Beltran charter aircrafts to send relief aid to Puerto Rico and evacuate cancer patients from the island after Hurricane Maria, the Puerto Rican slugger quickly thought about "the chat group."


  • Written by By ERIC NUNEZ, AP Sports Writer

James and Korver heat up from 3, Cavs beat Bucks 116-97

MILWAUKEE (AP) — LeBron James and Kevin Love took care of the paint. Once Kyle Korver got going from 3-point range, the Cleveland Cavaliers became nearly unstoppable.


  • Written by By GENARO C. ARMAS, AP Sports Writer

Thomas fires 70 to share lead after 3rd round of CJ Cup

JEJU, South Korea (AP) — Justin Thomas fired a 2-under 70 in windy conditions to share the lead with fellow American Scott Brown after the third round of the CJ Cup on Saturday.



Detroit coach Stan Van Gundy supports protesting athletes

WASHINGTON (AP) — Detroit Pistons coach Stan Van Gundy used his team's trip to Washington to again voice his support for athletes who kneel during the national anthem and his opposition to President Donald Trump.

  • Written by By IAN QUILLEN , Associated Press