Ravens hand out Super Bowl rings to champs

OWINGS MILLS, Md. (AP) — The Baltimore Ravens received their Super Bowl rings Friday night during a ceremony at the team’s training complex. Ray Lewis, who retired after the season, was among those in attendance. For Lewis, the…

Harris English shoots 64, takes St. Jude lead

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Harris English shot a 6-under 64 on Friday to open a two-stroke lead in the St. Jude Classic. The 23-year-old former Georgia player had never even had a piece of a lead on the…

A-Rod adds Braun’s lawyer to his legal team

NEW YORK (AP) — The lawyer who helped overturn Ryan Braun’s drug suspension last year has been added to Alex Rodriguez’s legal team. David Cornwell has joined Jay Reisinger to represent Rodriguez in baseball’s drug investigation, a person…

AP Source: A-Rod adds Braun’s lawyer to team

NEW YORK (AP) — The lawyer who helped overturn Ryan Braun’s drug suspension last year has been added to Alex Rodriguez’s legal team. A person familiar with the hiring said Friday that David Cornwell has joined Jay Reisinger…

Choi shoots 67, leads LPGA Championship by a shot

PITTSFORD, N.Y. (AP) — Not a late band of rain, a soggy course, nor those pesky orange flags could deter Chella Choi. Not with her father on the bag. The 22-year-old South Korean, who has never won on…

Andrea washes away sporting events on East Coast

The remnants of Tropical Storm Andrea are washing away sporting events from the Southeast to New England. Major League games in Washington, Boston and New York have been postponed Friday, hours before their scheduled starts. Rain was expected…

Man with a plan? LeBron eyes Game 2 adjustments

MIAMI (AP) — If LeBron James played for the San Antonio Spurs, Gregg Popovich might have a message for him. It’s the same one he’s occasionally delivered to Tim Duncan. Selfless play is great. Moving the ball to…

Game 1 losses not enough to derail Heat confidence

MIAMI (AP) — Dwyane Wade’s first three trips to the NBA Finals all were accompanied by a statistical oddity. The Game 1 winner in each of those series wound up watching the other team celebrate a championship. He’s…

Rahal certainly remembers near-miss at Texas

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — That near-miss in Texas has certainly crossed Graham Rahal’s mind in the past year. Probably much more than he will ever admit. Rahal is back at Texas Motor Speedway, where last June he…

Browns WR Josh Gordon suspended for 2 games

Cleveland Browns receiver Josh Gordon has been suspended without pay for the first two games next season for violating the NFL’s substance abuse policy. Gordon also was fined two additional game checks on Friday. He will be eligible…

Rain washes out track activity at Pocono

LONG POND, Pa. (AP) — Rain has washed out Friday’s Sprint Cup qualifying at Pocono Raceway. Points leader Jimmie Johnson will automatically sit on the pole for the start of Sunday’s 400-mile race. It rained all day and…

Gun found by police when UNC player arrested

DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — A police report says officers seized a 9mm handgun and ammunition when North Carolina’s leading scorer last season, P.J. Hairston, was arrested on a marijuana possession charge. Durham police released the report Friday from…

Indians disappointed over Perez marijuana case

CLEVELAND (AP) — Cleveland Indians closer Chris Perez, who is charged with misdemeanor marijuana possession, had told drug agents he had pot in his home for personal use and pointed out two jars, according to investigative reports. Asked…