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  • On Nique's night, Hawks pull away in 4th to beat Cavs 106-97
    Hawks convincingly best Cavs in battle … Ball Don't Lie - 40 minutes ago

    The NBA-leading Hawks keep making the case that they will not fade. More »Hawks convincingly best Cavs in battle …

    On Nique's night, Hawks pull away in 4th to beat Cavs 106-97

    The NBA-leading Hawks keep making the case that they will not fade.

  • New Zealand's Trent Boult celebrates dismissing Australia's Mitchell Johnson in their Cricket World Cup match in Auckland
    Success in the field fuels stability … Reuters - 55 minutes ago

    By Greg Stutchbury NAPIER (Reuters) - New Zealand's less-than-demanding fielding stints means they are able to play an unchanged side for the fifth successive game during … More »Success in the field fuels stability …

    New Zealand's Trent Boult celebrates dismissing Australia's Mitchell Johnson in their Cricket World Cup match in Auckland

    By Greg Stutchbury NAPIER (Reuters) - New Zealand's less-than-demanding fielding stints means they are able to play an unchanged side for the fifth successive game during the World Cup when they face Afghanistan in their penultimate Pool A clash at McLean Park on Sunday. New Zealand have won all four of their matches …

  • An Afghanistan flag is waved by a supporter of their cricket team during their Cricket World Cup match against Australia in Perth
    Test nations talking with Afghanistan … Reuters - 57 minutes ago

    By Greg Stutchbury NAPIER (Reuters) - Afghanistan cricket officials are in talks with four or five test-status nations about playing more fixtures against the country … More »Test nations talking with Afghanistan …

    An Afghanistan flag is waved by a supporter of their cricket team during their Cricket World Cup match against Australia in Perth

    By Greg Stutchbury NAPIER (Reuters) - Afghanistan cricket officials are in talks with four or five test-status nations about playing more fixtures against the country after the World Cup, coach Andy Moles said on Saturday. Afghanistan, who only played their first officially recognised one-day fixture in 2009, and Ireland …

  • Pakistan's Younis Khan hits a four during their Cricket World Cup match against South Africa in Auckland
    Cricket World Cup - Pakistan vs South … Reuters - 1 hour 1 minute ago

    AUCKLAND (Reuters) - Latest in the cricket World Cup Pool B match between Pakistan and South Africa at Eden Park on Saturday. - - Pakistan innings 9th over - Dale Steyn … More »Cricket World Cup - Pakistan vs South …

    Pakistan's Younis Khan hits a four during their Cricket World Cup match against South Africa in Auckland

    AUCKLAND (Reuters) - Latest in the cricket World Cup Pool B match between Pakistan and South Africa at Eden Park on Saturday. - - Pakistan innings 9th over - Dale Steyn takes a stunning diving catch, running backwards at mid-on to dismiss Ahmed Shehzad for 18 off Kyle Abbott after South Africa had asked Pakistan to bat. …

  • Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James (23) drives against Atlanta Hawks forward DeMarre Carroll (5) during the first half of an NBA basketball game Friday, March 6, 2015, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)
    On Nique's night, Hawks pull away … Associated Press - 1 hour 3 minutes ago

    ATLANTA (AP) — Al Horford scored 19 points and Kyle Korver hit two big 3-pointers in the fourth quarter after struggling much of the night, leading the Atlanta Hawks … More »On Nique's night, Hawks pull away …

    Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James (23) drives against Atlanta Hawks forward DeMarre Carroll (5) during the first half of an NBA basketball game Friday, March 6, 2015, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)

    ATLANTA (AP) — Al Horford scored 19 points and Kyle Korver hit two big 3-pointers in the fourth quarter after struggling much of the night, leading the Atlanta Hawks to a 106-97 victory over the Cleveland Cavaliers on Friday night in a game could be a preview of what's to come in the playoffs.

  • New Zealand versus Afghanistan Reuters - 1 hour 33 minutes ago

    NAPIER (Reuters) - Factbox on Sunday's World Cup Pool A match between New Zealand and Afghanistan at McLean Park in Napier. ... More »New Zealand versus Afghanistan

    NAPIER (Reuters) - Factbox on Sunday's World Cup Pool A match between New Zealand and Afghanistan at McLean Park in Napier. ...

  • Kent Bazemore (24) de los Hawks de Atlanta anota frente a Kyrie Irving (2) de los Cavaliers de Cleveland, el viernes 6 de marzo de 2015. (AP Foto/John Bazemore)
    Con 19 puntos de Horford, Hawks doblegan … Associated Press - 1 hour 50 minutes ago

    ATLANTA (AP) — Liderados por 19 puntos de Al Horford y un par de triples claves de Kyle Korver en el último cuarto, los Hawks de Atlanta vencieron el viernes 106-97 a … More »Con 19 puntos de Horford, Hawks doblegan …

    Kent Bazemore (24) de los Hawks de Atlanta anota frente a Kyrie Irving (2) de los Cavaliers de Cleveland, el viernes 6 de marzo de 2015. (AP Foto/John Bazemore)

    ATLANTA (AP) — Liderados por 19 puntos de Al Horford y un par de triples claves de Kyle Korver en el último cuarto, los Hawks de Atlanta vencieron el viernes 106-97 a los Cavaliers de Cleveland, en un partido que fue un aperitivo de los playoffs.

  • Victor Oladipo (5) del Magic de Orlando dispara frente a Reggie Evans de los Kings de Sacramento, el viernes 6 de marzo de 2015. (AP Foto/John Raoux)
    Magic derrotan a Kings con 32 puntos … Associated Press - 1 hour 56 minutes ago

    ORLANDO, Florida, EE.UU. (AP) — Victor Oladipo sumó 32 puntos, 10 asistencias y cinco robos de balón para que el Magic de Orlando venciera el viernes 119-114 a los Kings … More »Magic derrotan a Kings con 32 puntos …

    Victor Oladipo (5) del Magic de Orlando dispara frente a Reggie Evans de los Kings de Sacramento, el viernes 6 de marzo de 2015. (AP Foto/John Raoux)

    ORLANDO, Florida, EE.UU. (AP) — Victor Oladipo sumó 32 puntos, 10 asistencias y cinco robos de balón para que el Magic de Orlando venciera el viernes 119-114 a los Kings de Sacramento.

  • NFL: Super Bowl XLIX-Seattle Seahawks Press Conference
    Lynch signs extension with Seahawks Reuters - 1 hour 59 minutes ago

    (Reuters) - Running back Marshawn Lynch has signed a two-year extension with the Seattle Seahawks, the team said on Friday. Lynch, key to the Seahawks' appearances in … More »Lynch signs extension with Seahawks

    NFL: Super Bowl XLIX-Seattle Seahawks Press Conference

    (Reuters) - Running back Marshawn Lynch has signed a two-year extension with the Seattle Seahawks, the team said on Friday. Lynch, key to the Seahawks' appearances in the last two Superbowls, had been entering the final year of his contract. The Seahawks did not disclose the amount of the contract. Lynch, nicknamed "Beast …

  • FILE - In this  Jan. 28, 2015, file photo, Seattle Seahawks' Marshawn Lynch gestures at a news conference for NFL football's Super Bowl XLIX in Phoenix. Lynch is coming back to the Seahawks under a restructured contract for the 2015 season that will pay him $12 million, according to his agent Doug Hendrickson. Lynch agreed to his new deal Friday, March 6, 2015, after meeting with Seahawks officials. (AP Photo/Matt York, File)
    Lynch returning to Seahawks with new … Associated Press - 2 hours 11 minutes ago

    RENTON, Wash. (AP) — "Beast Mode" is getting paid. More »Lynch returning to Seahawks with new …

    FILE - In this  Jan. 28, 2015, file photo, Seattle Seahawks' Marshawn Lynch gestures at a news conference for NFL football's Super Bowl XLIX in Phoenix. Lynch is coming back to the Seahawks under a restructured contract for the 2015 season that will pay him $12 million, according to his agent Doug Hendrickson. Lynch agreed to his new deal Friday, March 6, 2015, after meeting with Seahawks officials. (AP Photo/Matt York, File)

    RENTON, Wash. (AP) — "Beast Mode" is getting paid.

  • Mallinger lidera en el golf de Cart … Associated Press - 2 hours 13 minutes ago

    CARTAGENA, Colombia (AP) — El viento impidió el viernes el cierre de la segunda ronda del Championship de Cartagena y el estadounidense John Mallinger, uno de los pocos … More »Mallinger lidera en el golf de Cart …

    CARTAGENA, Colombia (AP) — El viento impidió el viernes el cierre de la segunda ronda del Championship de Cartagena y el estadounidense John Mallinger, uno de los pocos golfistas que jugaron los 18 hoyos, asumió transitoriamente el comando.

  • Gordon Hayward del Jazz de Utah tras anotar contra los 76ers de Filadelfia, el viernes 6 de marzo de 2015. (AP Foto/Matt Slocum)
    Hayward comanda triunfo del Jazz en … Associated Press - 2 hours 15 minutes ago

    FILADELFIA (AP) — Gordon Hayward coló 25 puntos para llevar el viernes al Jazz de Utah al triunfo 89-83 sobre los 76ers de Filadelfia. More »Hayward comanda triunfo del Jazz en …

    Gordon Hayward del Jazz de Utah tras anotar contra los 76ers de Filadelfia, el viernes 6 de marzo de 2015. (AP Foto/Matt Slocum)

    FILADELFIA (AP) — Gordon Hayward coló 25 puntos para llevar el viernes al Jazz de Utah al triunfo 89-83 sobre los 76ers de Filadelfia.

  • El pivote francés de los Pacers de Indiana Ian Mahinmi, derecha, dispara ante la defensa de Nikola Mirotic, de los Bulls de Chicago, en la segunda mitad del partido del viernes 6 de marzo de 2015, en Indianápolis. Los Pacers ganaron el encuentro 98-84. (Foto AP/R Brent Smith)
    Pacers frenan a Bulls y suman 4 triunfos … Associated Press - 2 hours 20 minutes ago

    INDIANAPOLIS, Indiana, EE.UU. (AP) — Solomon Hill anotó 16 puntos y el francés Ian Mahinmi 14, su mayor aportación de la temporada, para ayudar a los Pacers de Indiana … More »Pacers frenan a Bulls y suman 4 triunfos …

    El pivote francés de los Pacers de Indiana Ian Mahinmi, derecha, dispara ante la defensa de Nikola Mirotic, de los Bulls de Chicago, en la segunda mitad del partido del viernes 6 de marzo de 2015, en Indianápolis. Los Pacers ganaron el encuentro 98-84. (Foto AP/R Brent Smith)

    INDIANAPOLIS, Indiana, EE.UU. (AP) — Solomon Hill anotó 16 puntos y el francés Ian Mahinmi 14, su mayor aportación de la temporada, para ayudar a los Pacers de Indiana a contener a los Bulls de Chicago con una victoria el viernes por 98-84.

  • J. B. Holmes of the United States chips a shot out of the bunker on the sixteenth hole during the second round of the World Golf Championships-Cadillac Championship on March 6, 2015 in Doral
    Holmes keeps Doral lead, McIlroy lashes … AFP News - 2 hours 21 minutes ago

    J.B. Holmes hit four balls into the water but emerged with a one-over 73 that saw his lead slashed in half after two rounds of the WGC-Cadillac Championship, where Rory … More »Holmes keeps Doral lead, McIlroy lashes …

    J. B. Holmes of the United States chips a shot out of the bunker on the sixteenth hole during the second round of the World Golf Championships-Cadillac Championship on March 6, 2015 in Doral

    J.B. Holmes hit four balls into the water but emerged with a one-over 73 that saw his lead slashed in half after two rounds of the WGC-Cadillac Championship, where Rory McIlroy made headlines for the wrong reasons. After a stunning 62 on Thursday, Holmes had a 36-hole total of nine-under-par 135, his four-shot overnight …

  • El brasileño Nené Hilario de los Wizards de Washington clava el balón frente a Henry Walker (5) del Heat de Miami, el viernes 6 de marzo de 2015. (AP Foto/Alex Brandon)
    Wizards contienen arremetida del Heat … Associated Press - 2 hours 23 minutes ago

    WASHINGTON (AP) — El brasileño Nené Hilario anotó 20 puntos, mientras que Marcin Gorat colaboró con 14 puntos y 17 rebotes para los que los Wizards de Washington venciesen … More »Wizards contienen arremetida del Heat …

    El brasileño Nené Hilario de los Wizards de Washington clava el balón frente a Henry Walker (5) del Heat de Miami, el viernes 6 de marzo de 2015. (AP Foto/Alex Brandon)

    WASHINGTON (AP) — El brasileño Nené Hilario anotó 20 puntos, mientras que Marcin Gorat colaboró con 14 puntos y 17 rebotes para los que los Wizards de Washington venciesen el viernes 99-97 al Heat de Miami.

  • Al Jefferson (25) de los Hornets de Charlotte tira por encima de Jonas Valanciunas (17) de los Raptors de Toronto, el viernes 6 de marzo de 2015. (AP Foto/Bob Leverone)
    Jefferson y Hornets vencen a Raptor … Associated Press - 2 hours 40 minutes ago

    CHARLOTTE, Carolina del Norte, EE.UU. (AP) — Al Jefferson encestó 23 puntos y recuperó 13 rebotes para que los Hornets de Charlotte derrotasen el viernes 103-94 a los … More »Jefferson y Hornets vencen a Raptor …

    Al Jefferson (25) de los Hornets de Charlotte tira por encima de Jonas Valanciunas (17) de los Raptors de Toronto, el viernes 6 de marzo de 2015. (AP Foto/Bob Leverone)

    CHARLOTTE, Carolina del Norte, EE.UU. (AP) — Al Jefferson encestó 23 puntos y recuperó 13 rebotes para que los Hornets de Charlotte derrotasen el viernes 103-94 a los Raptors de Toronto en un partido que tuvo seis faltas técnicas.

  • J.B. Holmes durante la sexta ronda del Cadillac Championship, el viernes 6 de marzo de 2015 en Doral, Florida. (AP Foto/Wilfredo Lee)
    Holmes lidera en Doral; McIlroy pierde … Associated Press - 2 hours 48 minutes ago

    DORAL, Florida, EE.UU. (AP) — J.B. Holmes se aferró al liderato en Doral. Rory McIlroy perdió los estribos. More »Holmes lidera en Doral; McIlroy pierde …

    J.B. Holmes durante la sexta ronda del Cadillac Championship, el viernes 6 de marzo de 2015 en Doral, Florida. (AP Foto/Wilfredo Lee)

    DORAL, Florida, EE.UU. (AP) — J.B. Holmes se aferró al liderato en Doral. Rory McIlroy perdió los estribos.

  • FILE - In this Dec. 14, 2014, file photo, Indianapolis Colts wide receiver Reggie Wayne waves to fans as he leaves the field following a 17-10 win over the Houston Texans an NFL football game in Indianapolis. The Colts have announced they will not re-sign veteran wide receiver Reggie Wayne. In a statement issued Friday, March 6, 2015, general manager Ryan Grigson called Wayne the "catalyst" to the Colts' turnaround.  (AP Photo/Darron Cummings, File)
    Colts parting ways with longtime standout … Associated Press - 2 hours 57 minutes ago

    INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indianapolis gave Reggie Wayne the answer he didn't want to hear. More »Colts parting ways with longtime standout …

    FILE - In this Dec. 14, 2014, file photo, Indianapolis Colts wide receiver Reggie Wayne waves to fans as he leaves the field following a 17-10 win over the Houston Texans an NFL football game in Indianapolis. The Colts have announced they will not re-sign veteran wide receiver Reggie Wayne. In a statement issued Friday, March 6, 2015, general manager Ryan Grigson called Wayne the "catalyst" to the Colts' turnaround.  (AP Photo/Darron Cummings, File)

    INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indianapolis gave Reggie Wayne the answer he didn't want to hear.

  • Yordano Ventura de los Reales de Kansas City durante los entrenamientos de pretemporada, el domingo 1 de marzo de 2015 en Surprise, Arizona (AP Foto/The Kansas City Star, John Sleezer)
    Ventura es castigado en su debut de … Associated Press - 2 hours 58 minutes ago

    GOODYEAR, Arizona, EE.UU. (AP) — Yordano Ventura subió al montículo por los Reales de Kansas City por primera vez desde el sexto juego de la Serie Mundial. Los resultados … More »Ventura es castigado en su debut de …

    Yordano Ventura de los Reales de Kansas City durante los entrenamientos de pretemporada, el domingo 1 de marzo de 2015 en Surprise, Arizona (AP Foto/The Kansas City Star, John Sleezer)

    GOODYEAR, Arizona, EE.UU. (AP) — Yordano Ventura subió al montículo por los Reales de Kansas City por primera vez desde el sexto juego de la Serie Mundial. Los resultados no se acercaron a su actuación del pasado octubre.

  • South African batsman JP Duminy plays a shot behind the wickets during their Cricket World Cup match against Zimbabwe
    South Africa recall JP Duminy for Pakistan … Reuters - 3 hours ago

    By John Mehaffey AUCKLAND (Reuters) - South Africa recalled all-rounder JP Duminy after his recovery from injury in place of Farhaan Behardien for their cricket World … More »South Africa recall JP Duminy for Pakistan …

    South African batsman JP Duminy plays a shot behind the wickets during their Cricket World Cup match against Zimbabwe

    By John Mehaffey AUCKLAND (Reuters) - South Africa recalled all-rounder JP Duminy after his recovery from injury in place of Farhaan Behardien for their cricket World Cup Pool B match against Pakistan at Eden Park on Saturday. Pace bowler Vernon Philander also passed a fitness test but South Africa decided to stick with …