Snowfall in Portland impacts Blazers, Cavaliers

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Unusually heavy snowfall has impacted the Portland Trail Blazers and the Cleveland Cavaliers in advance of Wednesday night's game at the Moda Center.

  • Written by ANNE M. PETERSON , AP Sports Writer

Carl Edwards makes pure and private decision to leave NASCAR

HUNTERSVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Carl Edwards listed reason after reason for stepping away from full-time NASCAR competition this season, less than two months removed from nearly winning his first Cup title.

  • Written by JENNA FRYER , AP Auto Racing Writer

Furyk appointed next US Ryder Cup captain

Jim Furyk was appointed Wednesday as the U.S. captain for the 2018 Ryder Cup in France, where his team will try to win on European soil for the first time in 25 years.

  • Written by DOUG FERGUSON , AP Golf Writer