Braves roll as Brewers pitcher is ejected

ATLANTA - Julio Teheran pitched seven strong innings and the Atlanta Braves took advantage of Milwaukee reliever Will Smith's seventh-inning ejection.
By George Henry

Domestic violence charges against Rice dismissed

MAYS LANDING, N.J. - A judge dismissed domestic violence charges against Ray Rice, who was captured by a surveillance camera knocking his then-fiancee unconscious in a hotel elevator last year.

GreenJackets stop skid with shutout

Augusta right-hander Sam Coonrod threw six scoreless innings on three hits as the GreenJackets beat the Asheville Tourists 6-0 to snap a seven-game losing streak.
By David Lee

Warriors outlast Rockets

OAKLAND, Calif. - Stephen Curry scored 33 points to turn back another spectacular performance by James Harden, and the Golden State Warriors held off the Houston Rockets 99-98.
By Antonio Gonzalez

Ducks top Blackhawks in Game 3

CHICAGO - Frederik Andersen made 27 saves, helping Anaheim kill off five power plays, and the Ducks beat the Chicago Blackhawks 2-1 for a 2-1 lead in the Western Conference Finals.
By Jay Cohen

Kenseth captures pole for Coca-Cola 600

CONCORD, N.C. - By winning the pole position Thursday night for the Coca-Cola 600, Matt Kenseth might have made the easiest passes of the entire race weekend at Charlotte Motor Speedway.
By Don Coble

Kuramoto leads at chilly Senior PGA

FRENCH LICK, Ind. - Massy Kuramoto had the only under-par round with 1-under 71 on Thursday to take the first-round lead in the Senior PGA Championship.

Figo drops out of FIFA election, cites corruption

LISBON, Portugal - Calling FIFA a dictatorship under Sepp Blatter, presidential candidate Luis Figo dropped out of the election race Thursday.
By Barry Hatton

Hinchcliffe out of ICU after crash

INDIANAPOLIS - IndyCar driver James Hinchcliffe was moved from intensive care Wednesday, two days after surgery on his left thigh and pelvic area following a crash during practice for the Indianapolis 500.

SEC Tournament: Aggies topple Commodores

HOOVER, Ala. - Blake Allemand hit two home runs and Matt Kent threw a complete game to lead Texas A&M over Vanderbilt 6-1 on Thursday in the Southeastern Conference Tournament.

Joe Gibbs Racing starting to see signs of a turnaround

Denny Hamlin's victory at Martinsville Speedway on March 29 offered Joe Gibbs Racing a rare glimpse it might be ready to snap from year-long slump.
By Don Coble

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Baab: Bow fishing in need of more regulations

Bow fishing needs to regulate itself. Adults need to step up and educate younger men, who might be tempted to instinctively shoot at a fish before identifying the species.
By Bill Baab

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Pacer golfers defeated in quarterfinals

CONOVER, N.C. - Third-seeded Central Missouri defeated sixth-seeded USC Aiken 4-1 on Thursday in the match play quarterfinals of the NCAA Division II Golf Championship at Rock Barn Golf & Spa.

Lacrosse continues to grow as more colleges add programs

ALBANY, N.Y. - From Florida to Stanford and Albany to Denver, the sport of lacrosse is growing at the college level in the United States.
By John Kekis

Eagles ousted in Sun Belt

TROY, Ala. - Chandler Hawkins tossed a gem, helping Arkansas State eliminate Georgia Southern from the Sun Belt Conference Tournament with a 6-1 win Thursday.

Briscoe is thrust into action at Indy

INDIANAPOLIS - Ryan Briscoe was home in Connecticut, getting ready to leave for France next week for the 24 Hours of Le Mans, when he received a call he had been anticipating.

James' ankle injury put fear into Cavaliers coach

There was "raging fear" swelling in Cleveland coach David Blatt when he saw LeBron James in obvious pain Wednesday night after rolling his right ankle for the second time in the playoffs.

ACC Tournament: Tigers roll past Cardinals

DURHAM, N.C. - Zack Erwin had a season-best 11 strikeouts and Clemson beat Louisville 7-2 on Thursday at the Atlantic Coast Conference Tournament.

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