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Sounds of spring won't let Astros forget cheating scandal

Kristie Rieken  |  Posted Feb 17th - 3:50pm

These are the new sounds of spring for the Houston Astros: a fan banging on a trash can, another calling José Altuve a cheater.

Ski Report

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 17th - 3:26pm

Latest skiing conditions, as supplied by SnoCountry Mountain Reports. Conditions are subject to change due to weather, skier/rider traffic and other factors. Be aware of changing conditions. For more information go to www.snocountry.com

NASCAR execs give friendly wave around to fans at Daytona

Dan Gelston and Mark Long  |  Posted Feb 17th - 2:50pm

Greetings, from NASCAR.

Angels owner Moreno acknowledges he killed Dodgers trade

Greg Beacham  |  Posted Feb 17th - 2:49pm

Los Angeles Angels owner Arte Moreno acknowledges he scrapped the proposed trade that would have landed Joc Pederson and Ross Stripling from the Dodgers.

San Francisco Giants are putting up zeroes, using Nos. 0, 00

Janie McCauley  |  Posted Feb 17th - 2:44pm

The San Francisco Giants are putting up zeroes.

Mike Trout rips cheating Astros, calls for bigger punishment

Greg Beacham  |  Updated Feb 17th - 2:42pm

Mike Trout thinks the Houston Astros should pay more dearly for their cheating ways.

Cavs, coach John Beilein plotting next steps in rough season

Tom Withers  |  Posted Feb 17th - 1:44pm

John Beilein has admitted that losing NBA games has hit him hard. Maybe too hard.

The champs are here: Cabbage race, Soto arrive at Nats camp

Howard Fendrich  |  Posted Feb 17th - 1:39pm

On the day position players reported to camp, the Washington Nationals finally got around to putting up a sign on the ivy-covered wall near the entrance to their spring training facility with a curly "W," a rendering of the Capitol dome and, most significantly, the proclamation "2019 WORLD CHAMPIONS."

Red Sox owners speak for first time since Betts traded

Ken Powtak  |  Posted Feb 17th - 1:38pm

Red Sox owner John Henry says he knows why Boston fans are angry the team traded Mookie Betts.

Hall of Fame golfer Mickey Wright dies at 85

Terry Spencer  |  Posted Feb 17th - 12:48pm

Hall of Fame golfer Mickey Wright, who won 82 LPGA tournaments including 13 majors, died Monday of a heart attack, her attorney said. Wright was 85.

UConn's top five streak ends in AP women's basketball poll

Doug Feinberg  |  Posted Feb 17th - 11:07am

UConn's record streak of top five appearances in The Associated Press women's basketball poll is over.

POLL ALERT: UConn's record run of consecutive top five appearances in AP women's basketball poll ends

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 17th - 11:00am

POLL ALERT: UConn's record run of consecutive top five appearances in AP women's basketball poll ends.

Update on the latest in sports:

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 17th - 8:56am

The Daytona 500 is scheduled to begin 4 p.m. Eastern Time today after being postponed by rain Sunday.

Tokyo Marathon limited to elite runners because of virus

Stephen Wade  |  Updated Feb 17th - 7:44am

Tokyo Marathon organizers drastically reduced the number of participants for this year's race on Monday out of fear of the spread of the virus coming from China.

Here is the latest SEC sports news from The Associated Press

The Associated Press  |  Updated Feb 17th - 6:05am

The top three teams in the Southeastern Conference should be in good shape to make the NCAA Tournament. The rest of the conference may still have some work to do. No. 11 Auburn, No. 12 Kentucky and No. 25 LSU should not have to worry when Selection Sunday rolls around. Teams such as Florida, Arkansas and South Carolina could be sweating it out without a strong finish to the regular season.

Here is the latest Big Ten Conference sports news from The Associated Press

The Associated Press  |  Updated Feb 17th - 6:05am

Luka Garza scored 24 points and Ryan Kreiner added 10 points as No. 21 Iowa came back to beat Minnesota 58-55. Minnesota’s Daniel Oturu missed the front end of a one-and-one free-throw attempt with a chance to tie the game with 3.8 seconds left and the Hawkeyes came away with a rare road win in the Big Ten. Iowa trailed by eight points with 5:25 remaining but finished the game on an 11-0 run. Oturu scored 15 points and Marcus Carr added 10 points, eight rebounds and six assists for Minnesota.

Here is the latest Big 12 Conference sports news from The Associated Press

The Associated Press  |  Updated Feb 17th - 6:05am

Jared Butler scored 16 of his 21 points in the first half, and top-ranked Baylor never trailed while tying the longest winning streak in Big 12 history at 22 games with a 70-59 victory over No. 14 West Virginia. The Bears led by 19 in the first half and answered a scoreless stretch of nearly four minutes before halftime by starting the second half on a 20-3 run. Taz Sherman scored a season-high 20 points for the Mountaineers. West Virginia tied a season high with 22 turnovers and shot 35% in a third consecutive loss.

Here is the latest ACC sports news from The Associated Press

The Associated Press  |  Updated Feb 17th - 6:05am

Derryck Thornton had 22 points, five rebounds and five assists, Jay Heath scored 16 points, and Boston College held off a second-half surge from North Carolina State in a 71-68 win. Nik Popovic added 14 points and eight rebounds and Jairus Hamilton scored 11 for Boston College, which has won four of its last seven. The Eagles have not won back-to-back games since a season-high four-game win streak Dec. 7 to 21.

Here is the latest Pac-12 Conference sports news from The Associated Press

The Associated Press  |  Updated Feb 17th - 6:05am

Payton Pritchard scored 25 points and led an early 3-point shooting spree as No. 17 Oregon rolled to an 80-62 victory over Utah. Pritchard made five of six 3-pointers in the first half. Will Richardson, who hit a trio of 3s before the break and finished 4 for 4, added 18 points, six assists and six rebounds to help the Ducks improve to 14-0 at home this season. They shot 58% from the field and made half of their 24 3-point attempts. Oregon also earned its 20th win and regained a share of first place in the Pac-12 with Colorado at 9-4. The Utes were led by freshman Rylan Jones with 18 points.