United States' Lindsey Vonn smiles in the finish area after the women's downhill race, at the alpine ski World Championships in Are, Sweden, Sunday, Feb. 10, 2019. (AP Photo/Giovanni Auletta)
February 10, 2019 - 6:43 am
ARE, Sweden (AP) — The Latest on the Alpine skiing world championships (all times local): 1:40 p.m. Lindsey Vonn has won the bronze medal in downhill in the final race of her career. It's a medal that brings Vonn full circle: the American's two silvers at the 2007 worlds on the same course in Are...
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FILE - In this Saturday, March 13, 2010 file photo Lindsey Vonn, of the United States, poses with all the Olympic medals and Women's World Cup skiing trophies she won in her career, in Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany. (AP Photo/Giovanni Auletta, File)
February 10, 2019 - 3:21 am
ARE, Sweden (AP) — After heavy early-morning snowfall, the skies have cleared for Lindsey Vonn's final race. Vonn is retiring after the downhill at the world championships Sunday. The race is scheduled to start at 12:30 p.m. (1130 GMT) with Vonn starting third in a field of 37 skiers. Battling pain...
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Shoma Uno, of Japan, performs during the men's free skate competition at the Four Continents Figure Skating Championships on Saturday, Feb. 9, 2019, in Anaheim, Calif. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson)
February 10, 2019 - 2:15 am
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Shoma Uno was the first skater in Saturday's final group of the men's free skate at the Four Continents Figure Skating Championships. He ended up executing a flawless program that no one was able to match. The Japanese skater won the men's title by successfully landing three...
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Nigeria's Israel Adesanya, left, reacts after defeating Brazil's Anderson Silva during their middleweight bout at the UFC 234 event in Melbourne, Australia, Sunday, Feb. 10, 2019. (AP Photo/Andy Brownbill)
February 10, 2019 - 12:30 am
MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Robert Whittaker provided most of the early drama at UFC 234 in Australia and Israel Adesanya quite a lot at the end. About eight hours before their scheduled fight, Australia's UFC middleweight champion Whittaker withdrew from his championship defense against Kelvin...
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Oklahoma City Thunder forward Paul George, left, shoots as Houston Rockets guard James Harden defends during the second half of an NBA basketball game, Saturday, Feb. 9, 2019, in Houston. Oklahoma City won 117-112. (AP Photo/Eric Christian Smith)
February 09, 2019 - 11:53 pm
HOUSTON (AP) — Paul George said it took a fiery halftime discussion to help the Oklahoma City Thunder overcome the largest deficit they've seen all season. "We just knew we had to have a better second half," George said. "Being down that much at the half, that's not the team we are. We know this...
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Milwaukee Bucks' Eric Bledsoe looks to shoot past Orlando Magic's Jonathan Isaac during the second half of an NBA basketball game Saturday, Feb. 9, 2019, in Milwaukee. (AP Photo/Aaron Gash)
February 09, 2019 - 11:51 pm
MILWAUKEE (AP) — With Giannis Antetokounmpo on the bench in street clothes, the Milwaukee Bucks had their lowest scoring output of the season and fell flat. "We'll probably throw this one in the trash can and move on," coach Mike Budenholzer said. "We just didn't have it tonight." Antetokounmpo sat...
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Players from Panama's Los Toros de Herrera celebrate after a 1-0 win over Puerto Rico's Cangrejeros de Santurce during a Caribbean Series baseball game at Rod Carew stadium in Panama City, Saturday, Feb. 9, 2019. (AP Photo/Arnulfo Franco)
February 09, 2019 - 11:13 pm
PANAMA CITY (AP) — Former big leaguer Manny Corpas closed out Panama's 1-0 victory over Puerto Rico on Saturday night, setting up a championship game against Cuba in the Caribbean Series. Cuba defeated Venezuela 3-0. The Panamanians are playing in their first final since 1960, when they lost to...
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Boston Celtics' Jaylen Brown (7) defends against Los Angeles Clippers' Montrezl Harrell (5) during the second half of an NBA basketball game in Boston, Saturday, Feb. 9, 2019. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)
February 09, 2019 - 10:44 pm
BOSTON (AP) — The "Beat L.A.!" chants turned to boos as the Boston Celtics blew another big lead to another Los Angeles team. One game after the Lakers rallied from 18 points down to win in Boston — and six days after the Patriots beat the Rams in the Super Bowl — the retooled Clippers erased a 28-...
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Perry DeWitt stands with her border collie "Verb" after winning the overall competition in the masters agility championship during the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show, Saturday, Feb. 9, 2019, in New York. (AP Photo/Noah K. Murray)
February 09, 2019 - 9:53 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — The Verb is "win." A border collie named Verb won the Westminster Kennel Club's agility contest Saturday night, tearing through an obstacle course like it was a walk in the dog park and leaping into owner Perry DeWitt's arms at the end. "He is the epitome of a good partner," said...
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Duke forward RJ Barrett (5) splits two Virginia defenders during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game Saturday, Feb. 9, 2018, in Charlottesville, Va. (AP Photo/Zack Wajsgras)
February 09, 2019 - 8:42 pm
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — RJ Barrett got it started, Zion Williamson filled in some gaps and Cam Reddish added a late flurry. In No. 2 Duke's latest installment of Freshmen Gone Wild, all three — and point guard Tre Jones — had starring roles Saturday night as the Blue Devils used an early...
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