NASHVILLE, Tenn. | Predators’ Watson: Alcohol issues led to his arrest

NASHVILLE, Tenn.—Jan 11, 2019—Nashville Predators forward Austin Watson says the arrest last year that led to…

WASHINGTON | Ovechkin to skip All-Star Game, will be suspended 1 game

WASHINGTON —Jan 02, 2019— Alex Ovechkin has decided to skip the All-Star Weekend in San Jose…

COLUMBUS, Ohio | Ohio State players: Urban Meyer won’t let go until the end

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Retiring Ohio State coach Urban Meyer isn’t easing out of the job just…

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. | Fournette’s 1-game suspension upheld, will miss Colts game

JACKSONVILLE, Fla.— Jacksonville Jaguars running back Leonard Fournette’s appeal of a one-game suspension for fighting has…

NASHVILLE, Tenn. | Watson reinstated to Predators’ roster after suspension

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Forward Austin Watson has been reinstated to the Predators’ roster after serving an…

NEW YORK | Capitals F Tom Wilson’s 20-game suspension upheld by Bettman

NEW YORK— Washington Capitals forward Tom Wilson’s 20-game suspension for an illegal check to an opponent’s…

LOS ANGELES | Lakers’ Ingram grateful 4-game suspension wasn’t harsher

LOS ANGELES— Brandon Ingram is grateful he wasn’t punished more harshly for his role in the…

LOS ANGELES | Led by bench, Clippers hang on to beat Rockets 115-112

LOS ANGELES— Montrezl Harrell led a fourth-quarter charge by the Clippers’ reserves with 17 points, and…

NEW YORK | NHL criticizes reduction of suspension for Predators’ Watson

NEW YORK — The NHL is criticizing an arbitrator’s decision to reduce the suspension of Nashville…

WASHINGTON | Capitals open Stanley Cup defense with 7-0 rout of Bruins

WASHINGTON — From banner to blowout, the Washington Capitals’ Stanley Cup defense is off to a…

Chicago Cubs infielder Addison Russell accepts 40-game suspension under baseball’s domestic violence policy

CHICAGO — Chicago Cubs infielder Addison Russell accepts 40-game suspension under baseball’s domestic violence policy. By Associated…

MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. | No. 16 Miami gets 3 defensive TDs, rolls by Tar Heels 47-10

MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. — Miami tied a school record with three defensive touchdowns, N’Kosi Perry threw…

TAMPA, Fla. | Winston practices, Bucs still mum on starting quarterback

TAMPA, Fla.— The Tampa Bay Buccaneers insist they don’t have a quarterback controversy. Jameis Winston practiced…

COLUMBUS, Ohio | Ohio State’s Meyer moves toward repairing scandal damage

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Ohio State coach Urban Meyer said he has sent letters and had conversations…

COLUMBUS, Ohio | No. 4 Ohio State routs Rutgers, looks ahead to bigger test

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Dwayne Haskins Jr. threw four touchdown passes and No. 4 Ohio State rolled…

FRISCO, Texas | Free of looming suspension, Elliott ready to run for Cowboys

FRISCO, Texas— Ezekiel Elliott won’t be running off to federal court the week of the season…

COLUMBUS, Ohio | Ohio State opener nears, but the talk is not about football

COLUMBUS, Ohio  — A week before Ohio State’s season opener, few in Columbus have been able…

MIAMI | Acuna homers, gets hit again, and Braves top Marlins 5-0

MIAMI  — The Marlins hit Ronald Acuna Jr., again. They couldn’t hit Sean Newcomb, again. Acuna,…

AP Top 25 Podcast: On Urban Meyer and missed opportunities

The drama at Ohio State that put Urban Meyer’s status as coach in limbo for three…

WASHINGTON | Marlins’ Urena appeals penalty for hitting Acuna, can play

WASHINGTON — Miami Marlins pitcher Jose Urena is appealing his six-game suspension for intentionally hitting Ronald…

FOXBOROUGH, Mass | Reports: Edelman headed for 4-game suspension

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Speaking for the first time at the Patriots’ minicamp, Tom Brady could…