ALCS Tonight

BALTIMORE (AP) _ The Orioles and Royals begin the American League Championship Series tonight in Baltimore. It’s an unlikely match-up for the league pennant. AL East champ Baltimore is making its first appearance in the ALCS since 1997. Kansas City has advanced as the one of the wildcards in the Royals’ first postseason appearance in […]

Rockets Thump Grizzlies in Pre-season

HOUSTON (AP) _ James Harden scored 21 points to lead the Houston Rockets to a 113-93 preseason victory over the Memphis Grizzlies last night. The All-Star guard was 6 for 12 from the field and added four assists. Center Dwight Howard was held out with a bruised knee. Jarnell Stokes led Memphis with 12 points.

Texans Fall Short

HOUSTON (AP) _ Andrew Luck and the Indianapolis Colts had a great first quarter and held on for a 33-28 victory over the Houston Texans last night. The Colts raced to a 24-0 lead after one quarter but allowed Houston to cut it to 33-28 early in the fourth quarter on J.J. Watt’s fumble return […]

Stars Go To Shoot Out In Home Opener

DALLAS (AP) _ Patrick Sharp scored the tying goal in the third period as the Chicago Blackhawks beat the Dallas Stars 3-2 last night. The Stars had turned away several good scoring chances for the high-scoring duo of Kane and Jonathan Toews before Sharp beat Kari Lehtonen 11:10 into the third. Patrick Kane beat Lehtonen […]

Georgia RB Todd Gurley Suspended Indefinitely

By Chip Patterson | College Football/Basketball Writer Georgia running back Todd Gurley, the current leader on the Heisman watch, has been suspended indefinitely due to an ongoing investigation into an alleged violation of NCAA rules. “I’m obviously very disappointed,” Mark Richt said in a school released statement. “The important thing for our team is […]

Prosecutors Want Adrian Peterson’s Bond Revoked

By JUAN A. LOZANO HOUSTON (AP) _ Texas prosecutors have filed a motion to revoke Adrian Peterson’s bond and have him re-arrested after the Minnesota Vikings running back allegedly admitted to smoking marijuana while he is awaiting trial on a felony child abuse charge. In a motion filed Thursday, the Montgomery County District Attorney’s Office […]

Stars Open Season Tonight Against Blackhawks, Varsteeg Out for Hawks

Expectations are high for the Stars, who ended a five-year playoff drought last season and added center Jason Spezza and right wing Ales Hemsky to their top six forward mix this offseason. “I am cautiously optimistic. It’s the way most coaches are,” said Stars coach Lindy Ruff. “I like where we are at, but I think our team understands […]

Goodell Says Testifying is Not His Decision

NEW YORK (AP) _ NFL commissioner Roger Goodell says it’s up to a neutral arbiter to decide whether he should testify during an appeal of Ray Rice’s indefinite suspension. Goodell says he doesn’t think testifying is his decision and it’s not something he’s addressed. The union is appealing Rice’s suspension for violating the NFL’s personal […]

Aggie Volleyball Hosts Bama

COLLEGE STATION, Texas – It will be “First Responder Night” on Friday as the 19th-ranked Texas A&M volleyball team takes on Alabama in an SEC match at Reed Arena. First serve is at 6 p.m., and free admission is being offered to all firefighters, law enforcement and EMS personnel. (ID must be shown at the entrance.) […]

Aggie Soccer Heads To Vandy

OLLEGE STATION, Texas – The Aggies look to stay in the thick of the SEC regular-season title hunt as they head to Nashville, Tennessee for the midway point of the league slate on Friday. The Maroon and White battle the Vanderbilt Commodores in a 6 pm contest scheduled to be televised on the SEC Network. Texas […]

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