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NEW YORK (AP) — Plunking an opponent paid off for CC Sabathia.

The New York Yankees gave Sabathia a $500,000 performance bonus, even though the 38-year-old left-hander was ejected from his final regular-season start six outs shy of the 155 innings...Read more

It took less than two weeks as general manager of the Philadelphia Flyers for Chuck Fletcher to see what he needed to see with coach Dave Hakstol.

The Flyers were still making too many mistakes, still not playing up to their talent level and it was all...Read more

DENVER (AP) — The topic: Denver leading the Western Conference and whether teams are starting to take the Nuggets more seriously.

The look from Nikola Jokic: Nearly expressionless. The Joker doesn't jest about this subject.

"To be...Read more

MIAMI (AP) — With another season stumbling toward the finish line, the Miami Dolphins can begin thinking about 2019, and that includes Frank Gore.

The NFL's leading active rusher is expected to miss the rest of the year with a sprained foot, a person...Read more

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Indiana Pacers have hired Kelly Krauskopf as their new assistant general manager, making her the first woman in league history to hold the title.

Krauskopf has a long history with the franchise.

She spent 19...Read more

Paul Pogba was soccer's most expensive player two years ago. He was lifting the World Cup with France only five months ago.

So how has it gotten to the stage where, on Sunday, one of the world's most talented midfielders didn't even get off the bench...Read more

Football purists are smiling. For one week, the video game nature of the NFL hit pause.

Only one quarterback on Saturday or Sunday threw for 300 yards, let alone 400. No pinball shootouts.

Ten players rushed for at least 100 yards,...Read more

Tom Brady scrambled and heaved up a wobbly pass off his back foot, the sort of thing a less-experienced, less-accomplished and, well, less-cool QB might do.

The ball was picked off, and the New England Patriots were on their way to a second consecutive...Read more

With eight shopping days to Christmas, the NBA's decision to have Milwaukee's Giannis Antetokounmpo and Philadelphia's Joel Embiid in its holiday lineup is more than just sides in another hoop smorgasbord.

It puts the spotlight on — and raises a...Read more

WASHINGTON (AP) — This was hardly the ideal way for LeBron James and his Los Angeles Lakers to cap what amounted to an eventful week of highs and lows.

And arriving one night after what seemed to be a breakthrough performance, this dud demonstrated just...Read more