Murray advances, Raonic beats Wawrinka in Australia

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — In the darker moments, when the medical needs of his family were becoming more urgent, Andy Murray thought about leaving the Australian Open before the fourth round.

  • Written by JOHN PYE, AP Sports Writer

Bulls spoil Lue's coaching debut, beat Cavaliers 96-83

CLEVELAND (AP) — They changed coaches. Everything else about the Cavaliers looked the same.

And as if they don't have enough problems, new coach Tyronn Lue said they're out of shape.

  • Written by TOM WITHERS, AP Sports Writer

Fired Cavs coach never had a chance

Monday morning musings:

Maybe Cavaliers general manager David Griffin’s frustration over the suggestion by some media folks, and the belief of many fans, that LeBron James all but runs the organization is as legitimate as it is understandable.

  • Written by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

Adidas says it is seeking more information from IAAF

FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — Adidas, a major sponsor of global athletics, is in "close contact" with track and field's governing body, the IAAF, about the sport's doping and corruption scandals, the sportswear company said Monday, amid reports it is considering ending its sponsorship.

  • Written by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS