Lue: Cavs’ Irving feeling ‘good’ after Game 4 ankle injury

Cleveland Cavaliers’ Kyrie Irving (2) drives against Boston Celtics’ Avery Bradley (0) during the first half of Game 4 of the NBA basketball Eastern Conference finals, Tuesday, May 23, 2017, in Cleveland. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak) BOSTON (AP) — Cavaliers coach...

Hawks hire Warriors’ Travis Schlenk as general manager

ATLANTA (AP) — The Atlanta Hawks have hired Travis Schlenk as general manager and head of basketball operations, giving the Golden State assistant GM control of personnel decisions. Schlenk succeeds Wes Wilcox, who resigned May 5 as part of the restructuring of the...

Ex-tennis great avoids Qantas over same-sex marriage edict

In this Jan. 26, 2015 photo, Australian tennis great Margaret Court smiles during the official launch of the remodeled Margaret Court Arena at the Australian Open tennis championship in Melbourne. Former tennis great and now Christian pastor Court says she will stop using Qantas...

LEADING OFF: Cubs stage “Anchorman” trip, Pujols nears 600

Chicago Cubs’ Anthony Rizzo, left, celebrates with manager Joe Maddon after hitting a solo home run in the fourth inning of a baseball game against the San Francisco Giants, Wednesday, May 24, 2017, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh) A look at what’s happening all...

Boy struck on head by broken bat at Yankees game

Fans applaud as a medical employee carries an injured youngster from the stands after the boy was hit in the head by a piece the Yankees’s Chris Carter’s bat that split during the seventh inning of a baseball game against the Kansas City Royals at Yankee Stadium in...

Lamb homers, D-backs complete sweep of White Sox 8-6

Arizona Diamondbacks’ Jake Lamb (22) celebrates his two-run home run against the Chicago White Sox with Brandon Drury (27) during the fifth inning of a baseball game, Wednesday, May 24, 2017, in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin) PHOENIX (AP) — First-year Arizona...

Yates, Evernham lead NASCAR Hall of Fame Class of 2018

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Robert Yates, a NASCAR Cup champion as both an engine builder and owner, will be inducted into the NASCAR Hall of Fame along with four others. Three-time NASCAR Cup championship crew chief Ray Evernham, drivers Red Byron and Ron Hornaday Jr. and...

Cavs remain humble with chance to closeout Celtics in Game 5

Cleveland Cavaliers’ LeBron James (23) goes up for a shot against Boston Celtics’ Jae Crowder (99) during the second half of Game 4 of the NBA basketball Eastern Conference finals, Tuesday, May 23, 2017, in Cleveland. The Cavaliers won 112-99. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak)...

Game 7 offers chance at history for Penguins and Senators

Ottawa Senators goalie Craig Anderson (41) takes a moment to celebrate his team’s victory over the Pittsburgh Penguins following game six of the Eastern Conference final in the NHL Stanley Cup hockey playoffs in Ottawa on Tuesday, May 23, 2017. (Sean Kilpatrick/The Canadian...

Woods feeling no pain, wants to compete again _ in time

FILE – In this Dec. 4, 2016, file photo, Tiger Woods watches his tee shot on the third hole during the final round at the Hero World Challenge golf tournament in Nassau, Bahamas. Woods said he had fusion surgery on his back because he could no longer tolerate the pain, and...