Nike founder Phil Knight is throwing a birthday party and every college basketball fan is invited.
SEATTLE (AP) – Matt Ryan and the Atlanta Falcons did enough through 3 Â½ quarters that even the best comeback attempt by Russell Wilson fell short this time.
DALLAS (AP) – Double-digit deficits are becoming just a minor annoyance to the Boston Celtics as they continue their winning ways.
SEATTLE (AP) – Matt Ryan threw a pair of touchdown passes, Adrian Clayborn returned a fumble 10 yards for a score and the Atlanta Falcons held off a late rally to beat the Seattle Seahawks 34-31 on Monday night.
DALLAS (AP) – Kyrie Irving scored 10 of his season-high 47 points in overtime as the Boston Celtics rallied once again from a double-digit deficit to beat the Dallas Mavericks 110-102 on Monday night and extend their winning streak to 16 games.
NEW YORK (AP) – Chipper Jones, Jim Thome and Omar Vizquel are among 19 first-time candidates on the Baseball Writers’ Association of America ballot for baseball’s Hall of Fame.
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) – Retired star pitcher Roy Halladay sped his small sports plane low over the Gulf of Mexico minutes before his fatal crash two weeks ago, climbing sharply in the final seconds before diving into the water, federal investigators said in a preliminary report released Monday.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) – Tim Duncan and John Stockton, who became stars in college and icons in the NBA, headline the 2017 class inducted into the Collegiate Basketball Hall of Fame on Monday night.
DENVER (AP) – Switching quarterbacks midseason is fraught with danger, especially for a team with a pulse, as the Denver Broncos discovered in 2006 when Mike Shanahan benched Jake Plummer after a 7-2 start, only to see rookie Jay Cutler go 2-5 and miss the playoffs.
ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) – The Denver Broncos have fired offensive coordinator Mike McCoy and are replacing him with quarterbacks coach Bill Musgrave.