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Risky IPO seeks new way to trade star athletes

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Professional athletes frequently get traded to other teams, but San Francisco 49ers tight end Vernon Davis is about to be the first ever to be traded like a stock.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 26 March 2014

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Bills owner Ralph Wilson dies at 95

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — During his 95 years, Buffalo Bills owner Ralph Wilson went from fan to "Foolish Club" member to the Pro Football Hall of Fame, enjoying every step along the way.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 26 March 2014

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Dodgers top spender, ending Yanks' 15-year streak

NEW YORK (AP) — Zack Greinke and the Los Angeles Dodgers have knocked Alex Rodriguez and the New York Yankees off baseball's payroll perch, part of an offseason spending spree that has the average salary approaching $4 million for the first time.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 26 March 2014

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Ohio State wrestler wins NCAA title, AD gets $18K

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Athletic director Gene Smith will receive a bonus of more than $18,000 — one week of his base salary — for Ohio State's Logan Stieber winning the 141-pound weight class at the NCAA wrestling championships.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 25 March 2014

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Dayton coach Archie Miller gets extension

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Dayton basketball coach Archie Miller has received a contract extension through the 2018-19 season.

Last Updated on Monday, 24 March 2014

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