Electronic trail helped MLB gain Biogenesis bans

NEW YORK (AP) — Facebook friends. Transcripts of BlackBerry instant messages. Records of texts. Major League Baseball’s investigators used an arsenal of high-tech tools to collect the evidence that persuaded a dozen players to accept 50-game suspensions this…

Packers sign QB Vince Young as backup

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — Vince Young says the Green Bay Packers are getting a more mature, stronger person. What kind of quarterback the team is getting in the 30-year-old Young remains to be seen. “That’s the mystery…

Heat-Bulls, Lakers-Clippers on NBA’s opening night

NEW YORK (AP) — The Miami Heat will open their title defense against the Chicago Bulls on Oct. 29 in the expected return of Derrick Rose, with an all-Los Angeles matchup later that night in the Lakers’ first…

49ers top AP Pro32 NFL power rankings

NEW YORK (AP) — Colin Kaepernick has the job from the start this season, and the feeling is the flashy quarterback is more than capable of leading the San Francisco 49ers to a Super Bowl championship. The 49ers,…

WR Jordy Nelson joins ranks of Packers injured

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — The injury hits just keep on coming for the Green Bay Packers. Wide receiver Jordy Nelson will miss the rest of training camp after undergoing a procedure on one of his knees. He…

Bucks going young and GM likes it

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Call it what you want: Rebuilding, retooling, tinkering or even tanking, the Milwaukee Bucks are in a full-blown youth movement. Choosing to build around Larry Sanders, John Henson and Ersan Ilyasova, general manager John Hammond…

Texas has to adapt to make playoffs without Cruz

With their big boomstick out of the lineup, the Texas Rangers are going to have to adapt to get in the playoffs again. “This is a club that has never shied away from a challenge before,” general manager…

Stanford to retire John Elway’s No. 7 jersey

STANFORD, Calif. (AP) — Thirty years after he left school, Stanford football is retiring John Elway’s No. 7 jersey. The former Cardinal quarterback and No. 1 overall pick of the 1983 NFL draft will have his jersey retired…
K-State Football

K-State: Let the quarterback competition begin

With just over three weeks remaining before K-State's season opener against North Dakota State, the Wildcats still have not decided who their starting quarterback will be. KSN's Mary-Rachel Redman has more from Manhattan.…

Woods poised to end his longest major drought

PITTSFORD, N.Y. (AP) — The attention on Tiger Woods gets even more intense when he gets to the PGA Championship without having won a major this year. Coming off a seven-shot win in a World Golf Championship, it’s…

Delle Donne’s back with Chicago after concussion

Rookie sensation Elena Delle Donne is glad to be back on the court for Chicago after missing nearly two weeks with a concussion. She’ll return to the Sky’s starting lineup Tuesday night against Indiana. The top vote-getter for…

Cooper back with Eagles after excused absence

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Riley Cooper has returned to the Philadelphia Eagles after he was caught on video using a racial slur and given four days off. The team says Cooper is expected to be at practice Tuesday. The…

Cooper back with Eagles after excused absence

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Riley Cooper has returned to the Philadelphia Eagles after he was caught on video using a racial slur and given four days off. The team says Cooper is expected to be at practice Tuesday. The…

Tony Stewart has surgery following Iowa crash

OSKALOOSA, Iowa (AP) — Three-time NASCAR champion Tony Stewart will miss this weekend’s road course race at Watkins Glen after breaking his right leg in a sprint car race Monday night at Southern Iowa Speedway. A spokesman for…

Does A-Rod have anything left? Time will tell

NEW YORK (AP) — Alex Rodriguez is allowed to play. Now we’ll find out if he can anymore. Coming off his second hip surgery in four years, the 38-year-old third baseman finally made his season debut Monday night…