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Quintana to focus on Tour, Valverde to ride 1st Giro

MADRID (AP) — Nairo Quintana says his focus this season is winning the Tour de France, while Movistar teammate Alejandro Valverde will compete in the Giro d'Italia for the first time.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 27 January 2016

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Bengals cornerback Adam "Pacman" Jones makes 1st Pro Bowl

CINCINNATI (AP) — Bengals cornerback Adam "Pacman" Jones was added to the Pro Bowl roster on Tuesday for the first time in his nine-year career.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 27 January 2016

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Clippers' Blake Griffin injures hand in altercation on road

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Blake Griffin hurt his hand in an altercation with a member of the Los Angeles Clippers' staff on the team's current road trip and will be sidelined just as he was nearing a return from another injury.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 26 January 2016

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UK official: IAAF ethics body looking at '17, '19 worlds

LONDON (AP) — Qatar's bids for the 2017 and 2019 world athletics championships have been referred to the IAAF ethics commission for bribery allegations to be investigated, the head of UK Athletics said on Tuesday.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 26 January 2016

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AP NewsBreak: US athletes urge expansion of Russian probe

U.S. Olympic athletes have sent a letter to leaders of the International Olympic Committee and World Anti-Doping Agency urging them to expand the investigation into Russian doping to sports beyond track and field.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 26 January 2016

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