Monday, May 1, 2017

Sports

BY TIM DAHLBERG LONDON (AP) — Anthony Joshua wasn’t wrong when he raised his hands in victory after knocking Wladimir Klitschko down in the fifth round of what looked like ...
Cincinnati Bengals second-round draft pick Joe Mixon speaks during a news conference at Paul Brown Stadium, Saturday, April 29, 2017, in Cincinnati. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)

BY JOE KAY CINCINNATI (AP) — The Bengals are facing a backlash over their decision to draft running back Joe Mixon, who punched a woman in the face while at ...

BY HOWARD FENDRICH WASHINGTON (AP) — Adam Eaton’s first season as the Washington Nationals center fielder is over already. A person familiar with the situation said Saturday night that Eaton ...

BY STEPHEN WHYNO WASHINGTON (AP) — When Sidney Crosby wasn’t beating the Washington Capitals putting the puck through his legs, he was doing it belly down on the ice. No ...
Ottawa Senators center Jean-Gabriel Pageau (44) celebrates his game-winning goal with left wing Mike Hoffman (68) during the second overtime of Game 2 against the New York Rangers in an NHL hockey Stanley Cup second-round playoff series Saturday, April 29, 2017, in Ottawa, Ontario. (Adrian Wyld/The Canadian Press via AP)

OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) — Jean-Gabriel Pageau might not have seen the goal that capped his ‘legendary game’ for the Ottawa Senators. Pageau scored a career-high four goals, including the winner ...
Chicago Cubs' Koji Uehara warms up before a baseball game against the Boston Red Sox, Saturday, April 29, 2017, in Boston. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)

A look at what’s happening all around the majors today: ___ CROWNS IN TOWN The curse-breaking World Series trophies that the Red Sox won in 2004 and the Cubs earned ...

BY BARRY WILNER PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The final day of the NFL draft began with an impromptu rendition of “Fly Eagles Fly” by former Philadelphia star safety Brian Dawkins and ...
Los Angeles Clippers guard Chris Paul (3) drives around Utah Jazz's George Hill (3) and Boris Diaw, center, during the first half in Game 6 of an NBA basketball first-round playoff series Friday, April 28, 2017, in Salt Lake City. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer)

BY KAREEM COPELAND SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Clippers coach Doc Rivers put it simply when he said Chris Paul willed his team to victory with the season on the ...
Boston Celtics' Gerald Green (30) dunks as Chicago Bulls' Nikola Mirotic, left, and Jimmy Butller watch during the first half in Game 6 of an NBA basketball first-round playoff series, Friday, April. 28, 2017, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)

BY ANDREW SELIGMAN CHICAGO (AP) — The Boston Celtics got hit with a devastating emotional blow just as the playoffs were about to start. They dropped the first two games ...
Washington Wizards' Markieff Morris (5) and Bradley Beal celebrate their victory over the Atlanta Hawks in Game 6 of a first-round NBA basketball playoff series on Friday, April 28, 2017, in Atlanta. (Curtis Compton/Atlanta Journal-Constitution via AP)

BY PAUL NEWBERRY ATLANTA (AP) — John Wall refused to give in. Even as Dennis Schroder took off the other way, ahead of everyone for what looked like an uncontested ...
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