'Our fans are everywhere': NBA still growing internationally


It was the final minute of a preseason game between Philadelphia and Dallas, the 76ers were up by four points with the ball, and thousands of fans were screaming "defense" at the top of their lungs.


  • Written by By TIM REYNOLDS , AP Basketball Writer

Bengals' message: Don't lose your cool against the Steelers

CINCINNATI (AP) — Coach Marvin Lewis routinely shows his Bengals players video of egregious conduct from around the league as a way of trying to keep them in line. Exhibit A would be their game last December against the Steelers.

  • Written by By JOE KAY , AP Sports Writer

Settlement ends Russian doping case at Pyeongchang Olympics

LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — One of the four doping cases at the Pyeongchang Olympics has been closed in an agreement between bobsled's governing body and Russian driver Nadezhda Sergeeva.


Giants bench coach Meulens candidate with Reds, Twins

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Giants bench coach Hensley Meulens has interviewed with the Cincinnati Reds for their open managerial position and also is set to meet with the Minnesota Twins this week for the job that opened when Paul Molitor was fired.

  • Written by By JANIE McCAULEY , AP Baseball Writer