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Former NBA player's ex-wife won't face death if convicted

Adrian Sainz, Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 19th - 11:08am

The ex-wife of former NBA player Lorenzen Wright won't face the death penalty if convicted of killing him more than seven years ago in Tennessee, a prosecutor said Monday.

Correction: Flames-Golden-Knights story

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 19th - 11:06am

In some versions of a story March 18 about the Vegas Golden Knights playing the Calgary Flames, The Associated Press erroneously reported the score. It was 4-0, not 3-0.

Navratilova 'angry' at pay gap to McEnroe for BBC work

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 19th - 10:34am

Martina Navratilova is "angry" and feels let down by the BBC after learning that John McEnroe gets paid at least 10 times more than her for their broadcasting roles at Wimbledon.

Lyon risks season ban by UEFA for fan racism, disorder

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 19th - 10:34am

Europa League final host Lyon is at risk of a one-season ban from UEFA competitions after more fan disorder.

Kekuta Manneh added to US roster for Paraguay game March 27

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 19th - 9:59am

Mexican league midfielder Kekuta Manneh was added to the U.S. roster Monday for a March 27 exhibition against Paraguay at Cary, North Carolina.

Altuve, Astros finalize $163.5M, 7-year contract

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 19th - 9:00am

AL MVP Jose Altuve and the World Series champion Houston Astros have finalized a $163.5 million, seven-year contract that guarantees an additional $151 million over five seasons.

German soccer club's ex-coach suggests attack sped up exit

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 19th - 8:54am

Borussia Dortmund's ex-coach Thomas Tuchel has testified at the trial of a man accused of bombing the German soccer club's bus that the attack was partly responsible for his departure.

Brazil to play Austria in final warmup game for World Cup

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 19th - 8:40am

The Austrian soccer federation says Brazil will play its final warmup game for the World Cup against Austria on June 10, a week before the five-time world champions take on Switzerland in their Group E opener.

YouTubers KSI, Logan Paul agree to box in UK, US

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 19th - 8:02am

YouTube stars KSI and Logan Paul are taking their acts into the boxing ring.

Park wins Founders Cup, 54-year-old Davies ties for 2nd

John Nicholson, Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 19th - 7:12am

Weeks like this at the Founders Cup are why Inbee Park held off retiring and Laura Davies is still competing at age 54.