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Byron Scott says he will be LA Lakers’ new coach

FILE – In this April 9, 2013, file photo, then-Cleveland Cavaliers coach Byron Scott watches the Cavaliers’ NBA basketball game against the Indiana Pacers in Indianapolis. Scott said this weekend that he has been hired by the Lakers, but the club insisted Sunday, July...
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The Big Hurt and Joe Torre headline HOF class

National Baseball Hall of Fame inductees, from left to right, Tony La Russa, Joe Torre and Bobby Cox hold their plaques after an induction ceremony at the Clark Sports Center on Sunday, July 27, 2014, in Cooperstown, N.Y. (AP Photo/Mike Groll) National Baseball Hall of Fame...
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It’s ‘Jeff Gordon Day’ at Indy for record 5th time

Jeff Gordon celebrates by kissing the bricks after winning the NASCAR Brickyard 400 auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Indianapolis, Sunday, July 27, 2014. (AP Photo/Robert Baker) Jeff Gordon celebrates by kissing the bricks after winning the NASCAR Brickyard 400 auto...
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Panthers’ Hardy: ‘I hate I’ve distracted my team’

Carolina Panthers’ Greg Hardy waves to a fan during NFL football practice at training camp in Spartanburg, S.C., Saturday, July 26, 2014. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton) Carolina Panthers’ Greg Hardy waves to a fan during NFL football practice at training camp in Spartanburg,...
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Pack signs Nelson to extension after 1st practice

Green Bay Packers’ Jordy Nelson watches during NFL football training camp Saturday, July 26, 2014, in Green Bay, Wis. Nelson was signed to a contract extension, the Packers announced Saturday. (AP Photo/Morry Gash) Green Bay Packers’ Jordy Nelson watches during...
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Giants acquire righty Jake Peavy from Red Sox

Boston Red Sox starting pitcher Jake Peavy works against the Toronto Blue Jays during the first inning of a baseball game, Tuesday, July 22, 2014 in Toronto. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Nathan Denette) Boston Red Sox starting pitcher Jake Peavy works against the Toronto Blue...
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Nibali set to win Tour, with 2 Frenchmen on podium

Italy’s Vincenzo Nibali, wearing the overall leader’s yellow jersey, strains during the twentieth stage of the Tour de France cycling race, an individual time-trial over 54 kilometers (33.6 miles) with start in Bergerac and finish in Perigueux, France, Saturday, July...
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Kevin Love withdraws from Team USA

FILE – In this April 13, 2014, file photo, Minnesota Timberwolves forward Kevin Love gets ready to play the Sacramento Kings in Sacramento, Calif. A person with knowledge of the situation tells The Associated Press that the Timberwolves and Golden State Warriors have...
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Baseball HOF cuts election eligibility to 10 years

Fans walk outside the Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum on Friday, July 25, 2014, in Cooperstown, N.Y. Former Major League Baseball managers Joe Torre, Bobby Cox and Tony La Russa, with pitchers Greg Maddux and Tom Glavine and slugger Frank Thomas, will be inducted to the hall on...