AP - ap.online.headlines.sports http://www.comcast.net?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_ AP - ap.online.headlines.sports News Fri, 26 Dec 2014 02:53:13 -0500 Heat win LeBron's Miami return, top Cavs 101-91 Thu, 25 Dec 2014 21:33:26 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/sports/articles/general/2014/12/26/BKN-Cavaliers-Heat/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_sports_general_BKN-Cavaliers-Heat c9d8ec1afb93944a:-4821094a:149e26d1966:5698 MIAMI (AP) — LeBron James and Dwyane Wade wrapped each other in a pregame embrace, chatted and laughed at halftime, then hugged again after the final buzzer. James hears plenty of cheers in return to Miami Thu, 25 Dec 2014 21:40:21 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/sports/2014/12/25/BKN--LeBron-Back.In.Miami/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_sports_BKN--LeBron-Back.In.Miami c9d8ec1afb93944a:-4821094a:149e26d1966:5628 MIAMI (AP) — LeBron James was running the gamut of emotions Thursday when he arrived at the arena that he called home for the past four seasons. Pau Gasol leads Bulls past Lakers, 113-93 Fri, 26 Dec 2014 00:03:43 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/sports/articles/general/2014/12/26/BKN-Lakers-Bulls/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_sports_general_BKN-Lakers-Bulls c9d8ec1afb93944a:-4821094a:149e26d1966:5707 CHICAGO (AP) — There was no getting around it for Pau Gasol, no denying this was one strange and emotional night. Crawford, Paul lead Clippers over Warriors 100-86 Fri, 26 Dec 2014 02:50:43 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/sports/2014/12/26/BKN-Warriors-Clippers/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_sports_BKN-Warriors-Clippers c9d8ec1afb93944a:-4821094a:149e26d1966:5766 LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Golden State Warriors shot as dreadfully in the fourth quarter as the Los Angeles Clippers did in the first. As a result, the team with the NBA's best record absorbed its fifth loss of the season and second at Staples Center in three days. Westbrook scores 34, lifts Thunder over Spurs Thu, 25 Dec 2014 18:57:49 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/sports/articles/general/2014/12/25/BKN--Thunder-Spurs/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_sports_general_BKN--Thunder-Spurs c9d8ec1afb93944a:-4821094a:149e26d1966:563b SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Russell Westbrook smiled as he walked off the court in San Antonio, blowing a kiss to a spectator and waving at the few Oklahoma City Thunder fans in attendance. George Washington upsets No. 11 Wichita St, 60-54 Thu, 25 Dec 2014 23:59:38 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/sports/articles/general/2014/12/26/BKC-T25-George-Washington-Wichita-St/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_sports_general_BKC-T25-George-Washington-Wichita-St c9d8ec1afb93944a:-4821094a:149e26d1966:571a HONOLULU (AP) — George Washington needed a spark, and Kethan Savage had the answer. Von Miller bounces back from tough 2013 season Thu, 25 Dec 2014 18:30:54 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/sports/2014/12/25/FBN--Miller_s.Metamorphosis/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_sports_FBN--Miller_s.Metamorphosis c9d8ec1afb93944a:-4821094a:149e26d1966:5654 ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — The extra pounds are gone and so is the weight off Von Miller's shoulders. Arians reportedly to go back to Lindley as starter Thu, 25 Dec 2014 20:54:48 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/sports/articles/general/2014/12/26/FBN--Cardinals-Quarterback/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_sports_general_FBN--Cardinals-Quarterback c9d8ec1afb93944a:-4821094a:149e26d1966:56b0 TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — The Arizona Cardinals went back to work Thursday amid media reports that coach Bruce Arians has changed his mind and decided to start Ryan Lindley at quarterback Sunday in the regular-season finale at San Francisco. John Wall, Wizards outclass Knicks, 102-91 Thu, 25 Dec 2014 16:01:25 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/sports/2014/12/25/BKN-Wizards-Knicks/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_sports_BKN-Wizards-Knicks c9d8ec1afb93944a:-4821094a:149e26d1966:55ae NEW YORK (AP) — John Wall is fast and flashy, a showman who practices 360-degree layups and then pulls them off in games. In year of odd bounces, reality bites at World Cup Thu, 25 Dec 2014 14:51:14 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/sports/2014/12/25/YE-Sports-Quirks/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_sports_YE-Sports-Quirks c9d8ec1afb93944a:-4821094a:149e26d1966:54c0 Gothic folklore met modern dentistry, with the whole world watching. Former NBA All-Star Marbury fan favorite in China Thu, 25 Dec 2014 02:47:18 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/sports/2014/12/25/BKO-Marbury-Beijing-Bliss/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_sports_BKO-Marbury-Beijing-Bliss c9d8ec1afb93944a:-4821094a:149e26d1966:54c1 BEIJING (AP) — After a roller-coaster NBA career, Stephon Marbury has found peace in basketball-crazed China. The two-time all-star is thriving on the court with the Beijing Ducks while becoming one with his adopted hometown away from basketball. K-State's Snyder still penning old-school notes Thu, 25 Dec 2014 13:35:42 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/sports/2014/12/25/FBC--T25-Kansas.St-Snyder_s.Letters/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_sports_FBC--T25-Kansas.St-Snyder_s.Letters c9d8ec1afb93944a:-4821094a:149e26d1966:5579 MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) — The letters come on Kansas State stationery, always written in purple, felt-tip pen. The scrawling handwriting is unmistakable, the looping letters clear and distinct. Former TE Ben Utecht delivers musical message Thu, 25 Dec 2014 13:32:59 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/sports/2014/12/25/FBN--Utecht_s.Song/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_sports_FBN--Utecht_s.Song c9d8ec1afb93944a:-4821094a:149e26d1966:5596 Concussions drove Ben Utecht out of pro football five years ago. Lakers' Kobe Bryant sidelined again by soreness Thu, 25 Dec 2014 20:23:42 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/sports/articles/general/2014/12/26/BKN-Lakers-Bryant/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_sports_general_BKN-Lakers-Bryant c9d8ec1afb93944a:-4821094a:149e26d1966:5685 CHICAGO (AP) — Kobe Bryant sat out his second straight game to rest his sore body, missing the Los Angeles Lakers' contest Thursday night against the Chicago Bulls. Bad news for Balotelli as Liverpool alter system Thu, 25 Dec 2014 08:13:38 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/sports/articles/general/2014/12/25/SOC--Tinkering.Liverpool/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_sports_general_SOC--Tinkering.Liverpool c9d8ec1afb93944a:-4821094a:149e26d1966:5516 MANCHESTER, England (AP) — There's a very different feel to Christmas Day at Liverpool this season. Packers, Steelers, Panthers choices to win their divisions Wed, 24 Dec 2014 12:52:35 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/sports/2014/12/24/FBN-Pro-Picks/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_sports_FBN-Pro-Picks c9d8ec1afb93944a:-4821094a:149e26d1966:524b Mike McCarthy can't wait for Sunday. Can't blame him. No. 17 Wisconsin hopes program back on steady ground Thu, 25 Dec 2014 02:48:27 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/sports/articles/general/2014/12/25/FBC-T25-Wisconsin-Moves-On/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_sports_general_FBC-T25-Wisconsin-Moves-On c9d8ec1afb93944a:-4821094a:149e26d1966:54c2 MADISON, Wis. (AP) — The Wisconsin Badgers have received a crash course in just how much of a business college sports can be. FANTASY PLAYS: Lessons from 2014 fantasy season Wed, 24 Dec 2014 18:12:29 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/sports/articles/general/2014/12/24/FBN-Fantasy-Football/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_sports_general_FBN-Fantasy-Football c9d8ec1afb93944a:-4821094a:149e26d1966:53f9 Indianapolis quarterback Andrew Luck was sensational in fantasy leagues this year — the top scorer in standard formats and the most consistent passer. Just don't point that out to fantasy players who used him in the title game last week and watched him put up zero points. New OT rule in minor-league hockey generating buzz Thu, 25 Dec 2014 12:13:42 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/sports/articles/general/2014/12/25/HKO-AHL-Test-Kitchen/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_sports_general_HKO-AHL-Test-Kitchen c9d8ec1afb93944a:-4821094a:149e26d1966:556c DENVER (AP) — This rookie just may be called up from the American Hockey League after catching everyone's attention in an impressive debut. Peyton Manning intends to return for 18th season in 2015 Wed, 24 Dec 2014 18:48:07 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/sports/articles/general/2014/12/24/FBN-Broncos-Manning_s-Future/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_sports_general_FBN-Broncos-Manning_s-Future c9d8ec1afb93944a:-4821094a:149e26d1966:5328 ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — NFL fans and fantasy football owners debating Peyton Manning's prowess and problems can continue that discussion well into the new year.