RECENT SPORTS NEWS

  • Jets' Patterson: no-show claims 'completely false'

    August 28, 2014

    NEW YORK (AP) - Dimitri Patterson disputes the New York Jets' version of his mysterious absence.

  • Dolphins top Rams 14-13 in preseason finale

    August 28, 2014

    MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. (AP) - Matt Hazel caught a 22-yard touchdown pass from Seth Lobato with 6:15 left, and the Miami Dolphins rallied to beat the St. Louis Rams 14-13 in the preseason finale for both teams.

  • Lightning delays start of Temple-Vanderbilt game

    August 28, 2014

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Lightning has delayed the start of the game between Temple and Vanderbilt on Thursday night.

  • I.K. Kim leads Portland Classic

    August 28, 2014

    PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) - I.K. Kim birdied the first four holes on the back nine Thursday and finished with a 7-under 65 to take the first-round lead in the Portland Classic.

  • 15-year-old Bellis loses in 2nd round at US Open

    August 28, 2014

    NEW YORK (AP) - CiCi Bellis, the first 15-year-old since 1996 to win a U.S. Open match, could not follow that up with another victory, losing in the second round Thursday night.

  • Yankees acquire LHP Outman from Indians

    August 28, 2014

    CHICAGO (AP) - The New York Yankees have acquired left-hander Josh Outman in a trade with the Cleveland Indians.

  • NFL preseason capsules

    August 28, 2014

    ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) - Lions third-string quarterback Kellen Moore threw two touchdown passes in a 23-0 win over Buffalo on Thursday night in which Bills rookie receiver Sammy Watkins reinjured his ribs.

  • College Football Playoff era begins

    August 28, 2014

    A new era in college football is here.

  • US OPEN SCENE: Shirt is not a hometown advantage

    August 28, 2014

    NEW YORK (AP) - Simone Bolelli says branding wasn't at play when the Italian wore a shirt with the Stars and Stripes on the sleeve for his second-round match Thursday against Tommy Robredo.

  • Baseball Capsules

    August 28, 2014

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Yusmeiro Petit set a major league record when he retired his 46th batter in a row, and the San Francisco Giants beat the Colorado Rockies 4-1 on Thursday for their third straight win.