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Sterling says Clippers Deal Began With 2 Numbers 

LOS ANGELES (AP) — When asked how much money she wanted to sell the Los Angeles Clippers, the wife of disgraced team owner Donald Sterling...

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Renan Barao Out Against TJ Dillashaw for UFC 177, Joe Soto In: Reports Say

Renan Barao reportedly got sick on Friday afternoon ahead of his fight against TJ Dillashaw for UFC 177. Brazil’s Globo TV reported that he “got sick” and had trouble cutting weight. MMA Mania later confirmed Joe Soto will step in …... Read More

  • Catherine Bellis, of the United States, drops to her knees after defeating Dominika Cibulkova, of Slovakia, during the first round of the 2014 U.S. Open tennis tournament, Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014, in New York. (AP Photo/Darron Cummings)

    CiCi Bellis, 15, Youngest US Open Winner Since ’96

    NEW YORK— While 15-year-old American CiCi Bellis was in the process of stunning a Grand Slam finalist to become the youngest player to win a... Read more

  • Zable Stadium's artificial grass field at the College of William & Mary in Williamsburg, Virginia, USA. (Jrcla2/Wikimedia Commons)

    William and Mary Announces $27M Zable Stadium Renovation

    WILLIAMSBURG, Va.—The College of William and Mary says it is embarking on a $27 million renovation of 89-year-old Zable Stadium. Officials said Tuesday that the... Read more

  • Abaco with jockey Jose Oritz (3) pulls ahead of Strathnaver with jockey John Velazquez (4) to win the Ballston Spa Stakes horse race at Saratoga Race Course in Saratoga Springs, N.Y., Saturday, Aug. 23, 2014. (AP Photo /Hans Pennink)

    So Lonesome Wins $250,000 Albany at Saratoga

    SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y.—So Lonesome won the $250,000 Albany Stakes for 3-year-olds by four lengths in his return to dirt at Saratoga on Sunday. Ridden by... Read more

  • St. Louis Rams quarterback Sam Bradford (8) leaves the field after getting hit by Cleveland Browns defensive end Armonty Bryant in the first quarter of a preseason NFL football game Saturday, Aug. 23, 2014, in Cleveland. (AP Photo/David Richard)

    Bradford Out For Season With ACL Tear

    ST. LOUIS— Jeff Fisher shared the bad news with Sam Bradford on Sunday morning. By the time the St. Louis Rams coach began his day-after... Read more

  • Sports Memorabilia Auction Raises $1.1 Million

    LAGUNA, Calif.—The John Moores Trophy fetched just over $195,000 at a sports memorabilia auction that benefits youth sports in southern California. The trophy, which was... Read more

  • U.S. center Andre Drummond, rear, defends Dominican Republic center Jack Michael Martinez during the first half of an exhibition basketball game at Madison Square Garden in New York, Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014. The United States won 105-62. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

    US Basketball Goes With Bigger Roster

    NEW YORK—A change in philosophy is what made keeping Andre Drummond necessary. The belief in Derrick Rose’s health made Damian Lillard expendable. Those were conclusions... Read more

  • Michael Phelps of the U.S. swims  in his men's 100m butterfly final at the Pan Pacific swimming championships in Gold Coast, Australia, Saturday, Aug. 23, 2014.(AP Photo/Rick Rycroft)

    Phelps Wins Gold, Ledecky Breaks 400 World Record

    GOLD COAST, Australia—The second coming of Michael Phelps gained momentum with another gold medal at the Pan Pacific championships on a night when U.S. teenager... Read more

  • Washington Nationals starting pitcher Doug Fister delivers during the first inning of a baseball game against the San Francisco Giants on Friday, Aug. 22, 2014, in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)

    Nationals’ 10-game Win Streak Ends, Giants Romp

    WASHINGTON— As the deficit grew from two to four to eight, even the Washington Nationals — who grew so accustomed to comeback, last-at-bat heroics during... Read more

  • Los Angeles Angels starting pitcher Garrett Richards grimaces as he is attended to on the field after he was injured during the second inning of a baseball game against the Boston Red Sox at Fenway Park in Boston, Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola)

    Angels RHP Richards Leaves Field With Knee Injury

    BOSTON— Los Angeles Angels right-hander Garrett Richards was taken off the field on a stretcher with a left knee injury on Wednesday night. Richards was... Read more

  • Schilling was 11–2 career in the postseason and won three World Series titles, including one with the Diamondbacks.(TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)

    Schilling Blames Chewing Tobacco For Mouth Cancer

    BOSTON— Former major league pitcher Curt Schilling says he has been treated for mouth cancer and blames the disease on his use of chewing tobacco... Read more

  • New York Yankees pitcher Masahiro Tanaka loosens up before throwing in the bullpen before a baseball game between the Yankees and the Tampa Bay Rays Saturday, Aug. 16, 2014, in St. Petersburg, Fla. (AP Photo/Steve Nesius)

    Yankees RHP Tanaka Throws 35-pitch Bullpen Session

    NEW YORK— Masahiro Tanaka threw 35 pitches Wednesday in his second bullpen session as he tries to return to the New York Yankees this season... Read more

  • Several elite women runners lead the pack at the 42nd Falmouth Road Race on Sunday, Aug. 17, 2014. More than 12,000 runners participated in the annual event. (AP Photo/The Cape Cod Times, Shane Flanigan)

    Kenyans Win 7-Mile Falmouth Road Race

    FALMOUTH, Mass.—Kenyans Stephen Sambu and Betsy Saina won the 7-mile Falmouth Road Race on Sunday. Sambu, making his Falmouth debut, pressed the pace from the... Read more

  • FILE - In this March 26, 2014, file photo, Wisconsin's Traevon Jackson dribbles past the NCAA logo during practice at the NCAA men's college basketball tournament in Anaheim, Calif. A federal judge ruled that the NCAA can't stop players from selling the rights to their names, images and likenesses, striking down NCAA regulations that prohibit them from getting anything other than scholarships and the cost of attendance at schools. U.S. District Judge Claudia Wilken in Oakland, Calif., ruled in favor Friday, Aug. 8, of former UCLA basketball star Ed O'Bannon and 19 others in a lawsuit that challenged the NCAA's regulation of college athletics on antitrust grounds. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong, File)

    After Historic Legal Win, O’Bannon Ready for More

    LAS VEGAS—It was a great victory, but Ed O’Bannon knows it’s not over, far from it. He’s ready for the appeals, and welcomes a challenge... Read more

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    Acupuncture is Working for Elite Athletes

     Whether you’re a professional athlete or a person who likes to stay active, acupuncture can help you feel great and perform at your best! Every... Read more

  • Rory McIlroy, of Northern Ireland, hits his tee shot on the eighth hole during the first round of the PGA Championship golf tournament at Valhalla Golf Club on Thursday, Aug. 7, 2014, in Louisville, Ky. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

    Westwood, McIlroy Ride Momentum At PGA

    LOUISVILLE, Ky.— Rory McIlroy showed no sign of letting up. Lee Westwood might just be getting started. Momentum was a big theme Thursday in the... Read more

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    Dan Le Batard Suspended by ESPN After Posting LeBron James ‘Love, Miami’ Billboard (+Photos)

    Dan Le Batard was suspended by ESPN after putting up billboards in Cleveland that mocked LeBron James. The billboards had a picture of two NBA... Read more