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Diack's son, 2 Russians banned for life in IAAF scandal

LONDON (AP) — The son of former IAAF president Lamine Diack and two Russian officials were banned from track and field for life on Thursday after an investigation into blackmail, bribery, extortion and doping cover-ups.

Last Updated on Thursday, 07 January 2016

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Clarett removed as speaker for youth conference

Former Ohio State running back Maurice Clarett, who was charged with driving under the influence, has been removed as the guest speaker for the aspiring minority youth conference scheduled for Jan. 30 at the University of Toledo.

Last Updated on Thursday, 07 January 2016

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Every team has a flaw to fix but also major reasons for hope

Carolina didn't make it to the playoffs perfect, and maybe that's a good thing as they rest and recalibrate for the playoffs.

Last Updated on Thursday, 07 January 2016

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Title game tests ties in Alabama hometown of Clemson coach

PELHAM, Ala. (AP) — Two autographed photos of Clemson coach Dabo Swinney hang on a wall above the used stoves and plumbing hoses in Jason Miller's hardware store, even though this is the heart of Alabama football country.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 06 January 2016

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Outfielder Rajai Davis guaranteed $5.25 million by Indians

CLEVELAND (AP) — Rajai Davis is guaranteed $5.25 million as part of his contract with the Cleveland Indians and can earn an additional $1,225,000 in performance bonuses.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 06 January 2016

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Thomas, Bell latest Buckeyes to exit for NFL

 

COLUMBUS — Add two last Ohio State stars to the conga line of Buckeyes underclassmen headed to the NFL.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 06 January 2016

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Parise nets hat trick for Wild in 4-2 win over Blue Jackets

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Zach Parise recently lost a couple of goals to instant replay. He wound up on the right side of an opponent's challenge Tuesday, though, and that led to a huge night for the Minnesota captain.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 06 January 2016

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Dalton in coat, stands around during practice _ a step back

CINCINNATI (AP) — Andy Dalton walked around the field in a stocking cap, coat and gloves on Wednesday, a step back from a day earlier when he did conditioning drills and threw a pass left-handed.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 06 January 2016

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