AP - ap.online.headlines.sports http://www.comcast.net?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_ AP - ap.online.headlines.sports News Sun, 19 Apr 2015 19:24:18 -0400 Irving scores 30, LeBron 20 as Cavs beat Celtics 113-100 Sun, 19 Apr 2015 17:48:51 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/sports/2015/04/19/BKN--Celtics-Cavaliers/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_sports_BKN--Celtics-Cavaliers c9d8ec1afb93944a:7b6eb151:14c6ba1dea5:19 CLEVELAND (AP) — Kyrie Irving scored 30 points in his playoff debut, LeBron James added 20 in his first postseason game with Cleveland in five years and the Cavaliers opened a run toward an NBA title with a 113-100 victory over the Boston Celtics on Sunday. Jim Furyk tops Kevin Kisner in playoff to win RBC Heritage Sun, 19 Apr 2015 16:42:09 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/sports/2015/04/19/GLF-RBC-Heritage/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_sports_GLF-RBC-Heritage c9d8ec1afb93944a:7b6eb151:14c6ba1dea5:-c8 HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. (AP) — Jim Furyk had gone 100 starts without winning, a stretch that gnawed at his psyche and challenged his confidence. Denny Hamlin pulls out of Bristol race with neck injury Sun, 19 Apr 2015 19:20:18 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/sports/articles/general/2015/04/19/CAR--NASCAR-Bristol/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_sports_general_CAR--NASCAR-Bristol c9d8ec1afb93944a:7b6eb151:14c6ba1dea5:-c9 BRISTOL, Tenn. (AP) — Denny Hamlin pulled out of Sunday's race at Bristol Motor Speedway because of a neck strain that worsened during a rain delay of nearly four hours. Tavares scores early in OT in Isles' 2-1 win over Caps Sun, 19 Apr 2015 17:19:19 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/sports/2015/04/19/HKN--Capitals-Islanders/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_sports_HKN--Capitals-Islanders c9d8ec1afb93944a:7b6eb151:14c6ba1dea5:-ca UNIONDALE, N.Y. (AP) — John Tavares can be excused if the Islanders captain doesn't recall the previous time New York won a playoff game in overtime. Blackhawks beat Predators 4-2 for 2-1 series lead Sun, 19 Apr 2015 18:13:10 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/sports/2015/04/19/HKN--Predators-Blackhawks/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_sports_HKN--Predators-Blackhawks c9d8ec1afb93944a:7b6eb151:14c6ba1dea5:3f CHICAGO (AP) — Jonathan Toews had a goal and an assist, and the Chicago Blackhawks used a three-goal second period to beat the Nashville Predators 4-2 on Sunday for a 2-1 lead in their first-round playoff series. For Pelicans and Bucks, there were lessons in Game 1 losses Sun, 19 Apr 2015 17:56:09 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/sports/articles/general/2015/04/19/BKN--Tipoff/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_sports_general_BKN--Tipoff c9d8ec1afb93944a:7b6eb151:14c6ba1dea5:1a New Orleans and Milwaukee were facing long odds before the postseason even began, and now the task of advancing in the NBA playoffs seems considerably more daunting. Pelicans' Anthony Davis more comfortable heading into Game 2 Sun, 19 Apr 2015 17:02:05 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/sports/2015/04/19/BKN--Pelicans-Confident.Davis/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_sports_BKN--Pelicans-Confident.Davis c9d8ec1afb93944a:7b6eb151:14c6ba1dea5:-52 SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A half-dozen students stood outside War Memorial Gymnasium at the University of San Francisco on Sunday morning, gazing through the glass doors to sneak a peak of a 6-foot-10 power forward who has become one of basketball's biggest attractions. Scott Dixon wins Grand Prix of Long Beach Sun, 19 Apr 2015 18:34:15 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/sports/articles/general/2015/04/19/CAR--IndyCar-Long.Beach/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_sports_general_CAR--IndyCar-Long.Beach c9d8ec1afb93944a:7b6eb151:14c6ba1dea5:64 LONG BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Scott Dixon passed Helio Castroneves during a mid-race pit stop and dominated the rest of the way Sunday to win the Grand Prix of Long Beach for the first time. AP Source: White Sox calling up top pitching prospect Rodon Sun, 19 Apr 2015 19:09:50 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/sports/articles/general/2015/04/19/BBA-White-Sox-Rodon/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_sports_general_BBA-White-Sox-Rodon c9d8ec1afb93944a:7b6eb151:14c6ba1dea5:a5 CHICAGO (AP) — A person familiar with the situation says the Chicago White Sox are calling up prized pitching prospect Carlos Rodon from Triple-A Charlotte and will have him work out of the bullpen at least for now. Tank named "Beautiful Bulldog" in Iowa contest Sun, 19 Apr 2015 17:13:07 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/sports/articles/general/2015/04/19/ATH-Beautiful-Bulldog/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_sports_general_ATH-Beautiful-Bulldog c9d8ec1afb93944a:7b6eb151:14c6ba1dea5:-2b DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The pups came from as far away as New Jersey and Tennessee in hopes of landing a new nickname: "Beautiful Bulldog." Ohio State's Ezekiel Elliott wins AAU Sullivan Award Sun, 19 Apr 2015 18:05:51 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/sports/articles/general/2015/04/19/FBC--Sullivan.Award/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_sports_general_FBC--Sullivan.Award c9d8ec1afb93944a:7b6eb151:14c6ba1dea5:1b NEW YORK (AP) — Ohio State running back Ezekiel Elliott won the AAU Sullivan Award on Sunday as the most outstanding U.S. amateur athlete who also demonstrates premier leadership, character and sportsmanship. For Boston winner Meb Keflezighi, a year of thanks Sun, 19 Apr 2015 17:02:27 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/sports/articles/general/2015/04/19/ATH-Boston-Marathon-Meb_s-Year/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_sports_general_ATH-Boston-Marathon-Meb_s-Year c9d8ec1afb93944a:7b6eb151:14c6ba1dea5:-53 BOSTON (AP) — Ever since Meb Keflezighi won last year's Boston Marathon, the first race after the finish-line bombings and the first win for an American man in more than 30 years, fans have been gravitating to him wherever he goes. 30K runners, 28,200 bananas: Boston Marathon by the numbers Sun, 19 Apr 2015 10:19:05 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/sports/articles/general/2015/04/19/ATH--Boston.Marathon-By.the.Numbers/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_sports_general_ATH--Boston.Marathon-By.the.Numbers c9d8ec1afb93944a:7b6eb151:14c6ba1dea5:-1aa BOSTON (AP) — The Boston Marathon includes 26.2 miles, 34 elite athletes, 30,000 runners, 87 countries, 1 million spectators and $830,500 in prize money. Utah's Dabritz wins uneven bars, falls short of another 10 Sun, 19 Apr 2015 16:52:20 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/sports/articles/general/2015/04/19/GYM-NCAA-Women_s-Gymnastics/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_sports_general_GYM-NCAA-Women_s-Gymnastics c9d8ec1afb93944a:7b6eb151:14c6ba1dea5:-51 FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Utah's Georgia Dabritz has a national championship on uneven bars, just not another perfect 10 to go with it. Toronto GM Masai Ujiri and team fined for expletive Sun, 19 Apr 2015 17:33:29 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/sports/2015/04/19/BKN--Raptors-Ujiri.Fined/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_sports_BKN--Raptors-Ujiri.Fined c9d8ec1afb93944a:7b6eb151:14c6ba1dea5:-12 NEW YORK (AP) — Toronto general manager Masai Ujiri was fined $35,000 and the team docked $25,000 by the NBA on Sunday for his expletive Saturday talking about Washington forward Paul Pierce when addressing fans before the Raptors' playoff opener. Browne wins rain-shortened Greater Gwinnett Championship Sun, 19 Apr 2015 11:14:57 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/sports/articles/general/2015/04/19/GLF--Champions.Tour/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_sports_general_GLF--Champions.Tour c9d8ec1afb93944a:7b6eb151:14c6ba1dea5:-1d1 DULUTH, Ga. (AP) — Relentless rain denied Olin Browne a chance to play the final round with Bernhard Langer. Then again, it gave Browne his first Champions Tour victory in four years. Phelps roars from last to 1st in 100 free at Arizona meet Sat, 18 Apr 2015 23:36:50 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/sports/articles/general/2015/04/18/SWM--Phelps.Returns/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_sports_general_SWM--Phelps.Returns c9d8ec1afb93944a:7b6eb151:14c6ba1dea5:-55a MESA, Ariz. (AP) — Michael Phelps felt something coming off the wall in the 100-meter freestyle, a sensation he hadn't experienced since resuming training four months ago. Capitals goalie Holtby healthy, ready for Game 3 at Isles Sun, 19 Apr 2015 02:55:58 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/sports/articles/general/2015/04/19/HKN-Faceoff/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_sports_general_HKN-Faceoff c9d8ec1afb93944a:7b6eb151:14c6ba1dea5:-288 UNIONDALE, N.Y. (AP) — Capitals goalie Braden Holtby wasn't sure what felt worse: Sitting out a playoff game because of an illness, or watching the Capitals fall behind the New York Islanders by two goals before rallying for a victory. Sei Young Kim holes out from fairway to win in Hawaii Sun, 19 Apr 2015 01:29:14 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/sports/2015/04/19/GLF-LPGA-Tour/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_sports_GLF-LPGA-Tour c9d8ec1afb93944a:7b6eb151:14c6ba1dea5:-314 KAPOLEI, Hawaii (AP) — Sei Young Kim holed out from 154 yards for eagle to win the LPGA Tour's Lotte Championship on the first hole of a playoff Saturday with Inbee Park. Crosby, Penguins get even with 4-3 win over Rangers Sun, 19 Apr 2015 00:00:55 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/sports/2015/04/19/HKN-Penguins-Rangers/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_sports_HKN-Penguins-Rangers c9d8ec1afb93944a:7b6eb151:14c6ba1dea5:-33d NEW YORK (AP) — Sidney Crosby woke up, and so did the Pittsburgh Penguins.