AP - ap.online.headlines.sports http://www.comcast.net?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_ AP - ap.online.headlines.sports News Sat, 19 Apr 2014 13:14:06 -0400 Heat open quest for another title vs Bobcats Sat, 19 Apr 2014 12:32:39 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/sports/2014/04/19/BKN-Bobcats-Heat/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_sports_BKN-Bobcats-Heat c9d8ec1afb93944a:16802251:144f994e414:3749 MIAMI (AP) — If the Miami Heat are going to watch their season and reign atop the NBA end at the hands of the Charlotte Bobcats, then fates of the franchises will have to change in a hurry. Furyk, Martin join Choi atop leaderboard Sat, 19 Apr 2014 12:13:04 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/sports/2014/04/19/GLF-RBC-Heritage/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_sports_GLF-RBC-Heritage c9d8ec1afb93944a:16802251:144f994e414:374a HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. (AP) — Jim Furyk finished off a second-round 66 Saturday to join K.J. Choi and Ben Martin tied for the lead halfway through the rain-delayed RBC Heritage. Detroit gains home-ice advantage, tops Boston 1-0 Sat, 19 Apr 2014 04:43:15 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/sports/articles/general/2014/04/19/HKN--Red.Wings-Bruins.Folo/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_sports_general_HKN--Red.Wings-Bruins.Folo c9d8ec1afb93944a:16802251:144f994e414:364a BOSTON (AP) — At one end of the ice, Jimmy Howard made his best save of the game. At the other, Pavel Datsyuk scored the only goal. Ryan Getzlaf leads Ducks past Stars 3-2 in Game 2 Sat, 19 Apr 2014 01:55:55 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/sports/2014/04/19/HKN--Stars-Ducks/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_sports_HKN--Stars-Ducks c9d8ec1afb93944a:16802251:144f994e414:35cf ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Ryan Getzlaf wore the strain all over his exhausted face. In the past 51 hours or so, he had taken a slap shot to the jaw, attended the birth of his third child and propelled the Anaheim Ducks to two gritty playoff victories. 5 things to know about Mavericks-Spurs series Sat, 19 Apr 2014 11:07:01 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/sports/articles/general/2014/04/19/BKN-Mavericks-Spurs/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_sports_general_BKN-Mavericks-Spurs c9d8ec1afb93944a:16802251:144f994e414:370d While San Antonio Spurs steamrolled toward their fourth 60-win season in 11 years, coach Gregg Popovich was asked if there is a secret formula for the franchise's almost unfathomable run of excellence. Canadiens top Lightning again for 2-0 series lead Fri, 18 Apr 2014 23:29:41 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/sports/articles/general/2014/04/19/HKN--Canadiens-Lightning/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_sports_general_HKN--Canadiens-Lightning c9d8ec1afb93944a:16802251:144f994e414:3505 TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — The Montreal Canadiens are gaining confidence with every playoff victory. NBA playoffs looking more wide-open than expected Fri, 18 Apr 2014 15:27:19 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/sports/2014/04/18/BKN--Playoffs-Who.Can.Win/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_sports_BKN--Playoffs-Who.Can.Win c9d8ec1afb93944a:16802251:144f994e414:3192 MIAMI (AP) — Before the season started, a poll suggested that the Miami Heat were the overwhelming favorite to win the NBA title, collecting a whopping 76 percent of ballots cast. Harang pulled with no-hitter, Braves beat Mets 6-0 Fri, 18 Apr 2014 23:32:18 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/sports/articles/general/2014/04/19/BBN-Braves-Mets/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_sports_general_BBN-Braves-Mets c9d8ec1afb93944a:16802251:144f994e414:352d NEW YORK (AP) — Aaron Harang knew the score, he'd done this before: No hits, too many tosses. Pujols hits 497th homer, Angels beat Tigers 11-6 Sat, 19 Apr 2014 00:04:49 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/sports/articles/general/2014/04/19/BBA--Angels-Tigers/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_sports_general_BBA--Angels-Tigers c9d8ec1afb93944a:16802251:144f994e414:3541 DETROIT (AP) — Albert Pujols is quietly closing in on 500 home runs. 13th body pulled from snow in Everest avalanche Sat, 19 Apr 2014 11:31:56 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/sports/articles/general/2014/04/19/AS--Nepal-Everest.Avalanche/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_sports_general_AS--Nepal-Everest.Avalanche c9d8ec1afb93944a:16802251:144f994e414:3734 KATMANDU, Nepal (AP) — Search teams recovered a 13th body Saturday from the snow and ice covering a dangerous climbing pass on Mount Everest, where an avalanche a day earlier swept over a group of Sherpa guides in the deadliest disaster on the world's highest peak. Lillard looks to first postseason with Portland Sat, 19 Apr 2014 03:29:31 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/sports/articles/general/2014/04/19/BKN-Lillard_s-Playoff-Debut/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_sports_general_BKN-Lillard_s-Playoff-Debut c9d8ec1afb93944a:16802251:144f994e414:364b PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Trail Blazers coach Terry Stotts expects guard Damian Lillard to make a quick adjustment to playoff basketball. Loney has 4 RBIs, Rays beat Yankees 11-5 Sat, 19 Apr 2014 00:32:58 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/sports/articles/general/2014/04/19/BBA-Yankees-Rays/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_sports_general_BBA-Yankees-Rays c9d8ec1afb93944a:16802251:144f994e414:357d ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — James Loney and the Tampa Bay Rays ended their four-game slide with a late-inning comeback. Choi leads rain-delayed RBC Heritage Fri, 18 Apr 2014 17:46:19 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/sports/articles/general/2014/04/18/GLF-RBC-Heritage/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_sports_general_GLF-RBC-Heritage c9d8ec1afb93944a:16802251:144f994e414:3370 HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. (AP) — K.J. Choi's early tee time and quick start moved him to the top of the rain-delayed RBC Heritage on Friday. Column: no April, May or June Madness in NBA Sat, 19 Apr 2014 03:41:03 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/sports/2014/04/18/BKN-Paul-Newberry-041814/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_sports_BKN-Paul-Newberry-041814 c9d8ec1afb93944a:16802251:144f994e414:33bd ATLANTA (AP) — If the playoff-bound Atlanta Hawks were in any other sport, they might have a glimmer of hope for winning a championship. Mets trade 1B Ike Davis to Pirates Fri, 18 Apr 2014 23:34:50 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/sports/articles/general/2014/04/18/BBN-Pirates-Mets-Trade/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_sports_general_BBN-Pirates-Mets-Trade c9d8ec1afb93944a:16802251:144f994e414:3468 NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Mets traded slumping first baseman Ike Davis to the Pittsburgh Pirates on Friday night, parting ways with a power hitter who proved to be too inconsistent at the plate. Datsyuk's late goal lifts Detroit over Boston 1-0 Fri, 18 Apr 2014 23:44:11 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/sports/2014/04/19/HKN-Red-Wings-Bruins/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_sports_HKN-Red-Wings-Bruins c9d8ec1afb93944a:16802251:144f994e414:3504 BOSTON (AP) — The Boston Bruins worked all season to get home-ice advantage throughout the playoffs. Nadal loses in quarterfinals in Monte Carlo Fri, 18 Apr 2014 14:57:06 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/sports/articles/general/2014/04/18/TEN-Monte-Carlo-Masters/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_sports_general_TEN-Monte-Carlo-Masters c9d8ec1afb93944a:16802251:144f994e414:3193 PARIS (AP) — Rafael Nadal's mastery of the Monte Carlo clay courts seems to be over. Kawhi Leonard waits for Spurs spotlight Fri, 18 Apr 2014 16:20:44 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/sports/articles/general/2014/04/18/BKN-Spurs-Leonard-Waits/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_sports_general_BKN-Spurs-Leonard-Waits c9d8ec1afb93944a:16802251:144f994e414:3327 The tone in Kawhi Leonard's voice never changes. 76ers owner Harris calls 19-win season 'success' Fri, 18 Apr 2014 19:35:06 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/sports/articles/general/2014/04/18/BKN-76ers-Harris/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_sports_general_BKN-76ers-Harris c9d8ec1afb93944a:16802251:144f994e414:3491 PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Billions of dollars couldn't console Philadelphia 76ers owner Joshua Harris this season. Ok, maybe just a little. Avalanche sweeps down Everest, killing at least 12 Fri, 18 Apr 2014 13:21:17 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/sports/2014/04/18/AS--Nepal-Everest.Avalanche/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_sports_AS--Nepal-Everest.Avalanche c9d8ec1afb93944a:16802251:144f994e414:3113 KATMANDU, Nepal (AP) — An avalanche swept down a climbing route on Mount Everest early Friday, killing at least 12 Nepalese guides and leaving four missing in the deadliest disaster on the world's highest peak. Several more were injured.