Strawberry, Gooden story is no redemption tale

NEW YORK (AP) — Former New York baseball stars Darryl Strawberry and Dwight Gooden are forever linked in the public's mind, but not necessarily their own.

  • Written by DAVID BAUDER, AP Television Writer

USADA CEO: Report could justify Russia's exclusion from Rio

A report on Russian doping due out this week is expected to include details about the country's sports ministry telling its drug-testing officials which positive tests to report and which to conceal. If those details do, indeed, show up in the report, the leader of the U.S. anti-doping effort says nothing short of removing the Russian flag from this summer's Olympics would suffice.

  • Written by EDDIE PELLS, AP National Writer

Silver: No decision on moving All-Star Game from Charlotte

LAS VEGAS (AP) — NBA owners made no decision Tuesday after a lengthy debate about moving next year's All-Star Game from Charlotte because of North Carolina's law limiting protection for LGBT people.

  • Written by TIM DAHLBERG, AP Sports Writer