Monday, May 29, 2017

Sports

In this Monday, Nov. 28, 2016 file photo, Golden State Warriors head coach Steve Kerr directs his team during the first half of an NBA basketball game against the Atlanta Hawks in Oakland, California.

BY JANIE McCAULEY OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Steve Kerr is involved in just about everything but the actual game-day coaching for the Golden State Warriors — film session, coaches meetings, ...
Jon Rahm acknowledges the gallery after making par on the 16th green during the first round of the Dean & DeLuca Invitational golf tournament at Colonial Country Club in Fort Worth, Texas, Thursday, May 25, 2017.

BY STEPHEN HAWKINS FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Jon Rahm was at Colonial during tournament week each of the past two years to accept the Ben Hogan Award that goes ...
Cleveland Cavaliers' James Jones, right, and LeBron James sit on the bench against the Boston Celtics during the first half of Game 4 of the NBA basketball Eastern Conference finals, Tuesday, May 23, 2017, in Cleveland.

BY KYLE HIGHTOWER BOSTON (AP) — LeBron James says his chase of Michael Jordan’s accomplishments is simply personal motivation. It’s not about wanting to establish himself as the NBA’s greatest ...
In this Feb. 12, 2009, file photo Louisville coach Rick Pitino, left, talks with guard Andre McGee during the first half of an NCAA college men's basketball game against Notre Dame in South Bend, Indiana.

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A Kentucky grand jury declined to indict an escort and former Louisville men’s basketball staffer in a sex scandal that engulfed the program. The Jefferson County ...
Cleveland Cavaliers' Kyrie Irving (2) drives against Boston Celtics' Avery Bradley (0) during the first half of Game 4 of the NBA basketball Eastern Conference finals, Tuesday, May 23, 2017, in Cleveland.

BOSTON (AP) — Cavaliers coach Tyronn Lue says that Kyrie Irving’s left ankle is feeling “good” in advance of Cleveland’s Game 5 matchup Thursday night with the Celtics. Irving was ...
FGCU baseball

Kutter Crawford threw a shutout for the FGCU baseball team as they started off the Atlantic Sun Baseball Championship with a 4-0 win over North Florida on Wednesday in DeLand. ...
Boston Celtics' Al Horford (42), from Dominican Republic, drives on Cleveland Cavaliers' Tristan Thompson (13) during the second half of Game 4 of the NBA basketball Eastern Conference finals, Tuesday, May 23, 2017, in Cleveland.

BY KYLE HIGHTOWER BOSTON (AP) — It took 10 games and halfway through the third round of the NBA playoffs before the Cleveland Cavaliers finally encountered their first true dose ...
Fans applaud as a medical employee carries an injured youngster from the stands after the boy was hit in the head by a piece the Yankees's Chris Carter's bat that split during the seventh inning of a baseball game against the Kansas City Royals at Yankee Stadium in New York, Wednesday, May 24, 2017.

NEW YORK (AP) — A boy was struck on the head by Chris Carter’s broken bat during the New York Yankees’ game against the Kansas City Royals on Wednesday night ...
Arizona Diamondbacks' Fernando Rodney celebrates after the final out in the ninth inning of a baseball game against the Chicago White Sox Wednesday, May 24, 2017, in Phoenix.

A look at what’s happening all around the majors today: ___ STAY CLASSY, CHICAGO With his Chicago Cubs hovering just over .500, manager Joe Maddon is borrowing inspiration from the ...
Ottawa Senators defenseman Dion Phaneuf (2), Senators goalie Craig Anderson (41) and Ottawa Senators defenseman Marc Methot (3) celebrate after defeating the Pittsburgh Penguins in game six of the Eastern Conference final in the NHL Stanley Cup hockey playoffs in Ottawa on Tuesday, May 23, 2017.

BY WILL GRAVES PITTSBURGH (AP) — Craig Anderson is a realist, the byproduct of 15 years playing the most demanding position in the NHL. The Ottawa goaltender would like to ...
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