Injury

DETROIT | Holiday scores 37 points, Pelicans beat slumping Pistons

DETROIT  — Alvin Gentry knew he needed Anthony Davis. The New Orleans Pelicans coach didn’t get his star at 100 percent. It was still enough. Davis left with a right hip injury after a first-quarter collision with Detroit Pistons star Blake Griffin and missed the rest of the first half. When he came back early … Continue reading DETROIT | Holiday scores 37 points, Pelicans beat slumping Pistons

PHILADELPHIA | Elliott’s 43-yard FG leads Eagles past Giants 25-22

PHILADELPHIA— The injury-depleted defense held on long enough for Carson Wentz and Philadelphia’s new-found rushing attack to rally. Jake Elliott kicked a 43-yard field goal with 22 seconds remaining, and the Eagles beat the New York Giants 25-22 on Sunday after trailing 12-0 early and 19-14 in the fourth quarter. Wentz made key throws and … Continue reading PHILADELPHIA | Elliott’s 43-yard FG leads Eagles past Giants 25-22

AIR FORCE ACADEMY, Colo. | Air Force mascot falcon improving after injury at West Point

AIR FORCE ACADEMY, Colo. — An Air Force falcon injured at West Point during a prank before Saturday’s annual rivalry game between the two service academies is back home and showing signs of improvement. Air Force Academy spokesperson Lt. Col. Tracy A. Bunko says 22-year-old Aurora “was able to fly around in her pen” on … Continue reading AIR FORCE ACADEMY, Colo. | Air Force mascot falcon improving after injury at West Point

The Latest: Colts’ Hilton leaves with injury

The Latest on Week 4 in the NFL (all times EDT): 1:30 p.m. Titans linebacker Wesley Woodyard has hurt a shoulder in the first quarter against Philadelphia and is questionable to return. Woodyard is the Titans’ leading tackler this season. The 11-year veteran was hurt tackling Eagles tight end Zach Ertz at the end of … Continue reading The Latest: Colts’ Hilton leaves with injury

GREEN BAY, Wis. | Rodgers returns from injury, Packers beat Bears 24-23

GREEN BAY, Wis. — Aaron Rodgers threw three touchdown passes in the second half after returning from a knee injury, and the Green Bay Packers overcame a 20-point deficit for a thrilling 24-23 win over the Chicago Bears on Sunday night. Rodgers, who was carted off in the first half, connected with receiver Randall Cobb … Continue reading GREEN BAY, Wis. | Rodgers returns from injury, Packers beat Bears 24-23

BIRMINGHAM, England | Coleman returns from injury to win 100 at Diamond League

BIRMINGHAM, England  — Christian Coleman hung on to win the men’s 100 meters on his return from injury at the Birmingham Diamond League on Saturday. The 22-year-old American ran a season’s best of 9.94 seconds, holding off Britain’s Reece Prescod, who set a personal best with the same time. Noah Lyles — the fastest man … Continue reading BIRMINGHAM, England | Coleman returns from injury to win 100 at Diamond League

MINNEAPOLIS | Twins put DH/1B Logan Morrison on DL with hip injury

MINNEAPOLIS  — The Minnesota Twins have placed designated hitter/first baseman Logan Morrison on the 10-day disabled list with a left hip injury. The move was made before Minnesota’s game on Thursday against Tampa Bay, making room for utility infielder Ehire Adrianza’s reinstatement from the 10-day disabled list. Morrison is batting just .193 in his first … Continue reading MINNEAPOLIS | Twins put DH/1B Logan Morrison on DL with hip injury

ANAHEIM, Calif.  | Angels overcome injury to Richards, beat Mariners 9-3

ANAHEIM, Calif.  — Kole Calhoun and Andrelton Simmons each had three hits and two RBIs to lead the Los Angeles Angels over the Seattle Mariners 9-3 on Tuesday night. The Angels got 15 hits and overcame an injury to starting pitcher Garrett Richards, who left in the third inning with right forearm irritation. He is … Continue reading ANAHEIM, Calif.  | Angels overcome injury to Richards, beat Mariners 9-3