New fantasy sports game revives sports betting concerns

BOSTON (AP) — A new daily fantasy sports game that lets users hone in on a single NFL playoff game has some gambling experts...

QB Jacob Eason leaving Georgia after losing job to Fromm

ATHENS, Ga. (AP) — Quarterback Jacob Eason said Friday he is leaving Georgia, an expected decision after he lost his starting job to freshman...

Bayern beats Leverkusen 3-1 as winter break ends

BERLIN (AP) — The Bundesliga resumed Friday after the winter break with Bayern Munich going 14 points clear after a 3-1 win at Bayer...

Morocco 2026 World Cup bid hires international consultants

LONDON (AP) — The Morocco 2026 World Cup bid, which has presented scarce details with five months until the vote, has hired international strategy...

Harman extends good play in Hawaii and takes Sony Open lead

HONOLULU (AP) — Different islands, vastly different golf courses, same good play from Brian Harman. One week after Harman shared the 36-hole lead at Kapalua,...

Asia leads Europe by 1 point after first day of EurAsia...

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Asia bucked the odds and led defending champion Europe 3 1/2 to 2 1/2 after the opening day of...

After one for the ages, Australian Open now a fitness test

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — With Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic among the walking wounded and Serena Williams already deciding not to defend her title,...

Angelique Kerber wins 8th match in a row, into Sydney final

SYDNEY (AP) — Angelique Kerber won her eighth consecutive match of the new season, coming from 3-1 down in the final set to beat...

Titans, Jaguar aim to show they’re the real deal in AFC

The general belief is there are four contenders for the Super Bowl in the NFC, two in the AFC. Let's see if Tennessee or Jacksonville...

Orgeron returns to Ensminger to run LSU offense

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — LSU coach Ed Orgeron insists that he always thought of Steve Ensminger as a top candidate for offensive coordinator. Orgeron...

Kirk takes lead, Spieth takes late tumble at Sony Open

HONOLULU (AP) — Chris Kirk finished strong at the Sony Open, making three birdies over his last four holes for a 7-under 63 and...

Federer, Djokovic drawn in same half for Australian Open

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Roger Federer found himself in a slightly awkward position before the Australian Open draw. Just being there. A few minutes later when...

Elliott takes Chevy Camaro for 1st NASCAR Cup laps at Texas

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Chase Elliott took the new Chevrolet Camaro for its inaugural NASCAR Cup laps on Tuesday and Martin Truex Jr....

Scott Pruett to end 50-year racing career after Rolex

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Scott Pruett, one of the most prolific American sports car racers in history, will end his 50-year driving career...

Odd couple: Jeff Gordon, Howard Hughes join motorsports hall

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Four-time and retired NASCAR champion Jeff Gordon was an obvious choice for the Motorsports Hall of Fame. One of...

3 arrested for breaking into NASCAR team owner’s home

LEXINGTON, N.C. (AP) — Authorities say three men have been arrested for breaking into the home of NASCAR team owner Richard Childress. The Davidson County...

Sheriff: NASCAR team owner fired at 3 would-be thieves

LEXINGTON, N.C. (AP) — Authorities say a NASCAR team owner shot at three people who broke into his North Carolina home. News outlets report Davidson...

2017 Daytona 500 champ Kurt Busch returns to SHR

KANNAPOLIS, N.C. (AP) — Kurt Busch will return to Stewart-Haas Racing for the 2018 season. Busch, the 2017 Daytona 500 champion, will start his fifth...