Busch dominates at Richmond

RICHMOND, Va. - Kurt Busch dominated once he took the lead and won the rain-delayed NASCAR Sprint Cup race at Richmond International Raceway on Sunday.
By HANK KURZ Jr.

Kelly Johnson's homer helps Braves beat reeling Nationals

ATLANTA - Kelly Johnson homered and drove in three runs, Eric Stults pitched 6 1-3 strong innings and the Atlanta Braves beat Washington 8-4 on Monday night to give the Nationals their sixth straight loss.
By Charles Odum

Nets beat Hawks to tie series at 2

NEW YORK - Deron Williams rebounded from two dismal games with 35 points, and the Brooklyn Nets pulled out a 120-115 overtime victory over the Atlanta Hawks on Monday night, tying the series at two games apiece.
By Brian Mahoney

Marlins cut ties with Jarrod Saltalamacchia

MIAMI - The Miami Marlins' free agent deal with catcher Jarrod Saltalamacchia will be remembered as a bust after he was designated for assignment.
By Steven Wine

Lions fall short in season-ending doubleheader

The Augusta Christian Lions lost to Heathwood Hall, 5-4, 4-3 in the opening round of the SCISA state playoffs.
By Scott Rouch

Resurgent Rose reigns at Zurich Classic

AVONDALE, La. - Justin Rose birdied the final two holes Sunday to win the Zurich Classic at a tournament-record 22 under.
By Brett Martel

Homers lead Phillies over Braves

PHILADELPHIA — For the Atlanta Braves, a road trip that could have helped turn them into NL East contenders has them headed home looking for relief.
By Dan Gelston

Booker to go from Oklahoma to FAU

Frank Booker, who played two seasons at Oklahoma, is transferring to Florida Atlantic.

Kentucky Derby hopeful has final workout

LOUISVILLE, Ky. - American Pharoah put in his final workout before the Kentucky Derby, and trainer Bob Baffert says his colt is quite comfortable with the track at Churchill Downs.
By Josh Abner

Caravan kicks Mayweather-Pacquiao Week into high gear

LAS VEGAS -Fight week is finally here, and even in a city known for the outlandish it is shaping up to be something special.
By Tim Dahlberg

Kinhult wins Junior Invitational at Sage Valley

Marcus Kinhult of Sweden secured a one-shot victory in the fifth annual Junior Invitational at Sage Valley. 
By John Boyette

Nets beat Hawks to tie series at 2

NEW YORK - Deron Williams rebounded from two dismal games with 35 points, and the Brooklyn Nets pulled out a 120-115 overtime victory over the Atlanta Hawks on Monday night, tying the series at two games apiece.
By Brian Mahoney

SEC East teams exit spring unsettled at QB

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. - Missouri has a head start in at least one respect as the Tigers aim for their third consecutive Southeastern Conference Eastern Division title.
By Steve Megargee

A new format, more golf for all at Match Play

SAN FRANCISCO - Rory McIlroy arrived at Harding Park on Monday knowing he will be at the Match Play Championship at least through Friday. So will the rest of the 64-man field.
By Doug Ferguson

Owner takes aim at Kentucky Derby with three horses

LOUISVILLE, Ky. - Ahmed Zayat can't contain his enthusiasm at having three horses running in the Kentucky Derby. The fast-talking Egyptian businessman is alternately nervous, hopeful and tickled pink.
By Beth Harris

Busch's victory shows attempt to change as a person

CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Kurt Busch's win at Richmond International Raceway would only be considered redemption if anyone had ever questioned his driving ability.
By Jenna Fryer

USGA director: Learn Chambers Bay or you won't win US Open

UNIVERSITY PLACE, Wash. - United States Golf Association executive director Mike Davis laid down a challenge to the best players in the world as they get ready for the U.S. Open.
By TIM BOOTH

Spring practice marked by change in ACC Coastal

Plenty has changed around the Atlantic Coast Conference's Coastal Division in the past few months.
By Joedy McCreary

UGA athletes top SEC academic list

ATHENS, Ga. -- The University of Georgia placed 88 student-athletes on the 2014-15 Winter Southeastern Conference Academic Honor Roll, tops among all 14 league institutions.

Grizzlies guard to sit out Game 4

Memphis guard Mike Conley will not play tonight in Game 4 of the Grizzlies' playoff series with the Portland Trail Blazers because of a facial injury.

Newgarden wins first IndyCar Series race

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. - Josef Newgarden held off a hard-charging Graham Rahal on Sunday in the Indy Grand Prix of Alabama for his first IndyCar Series victory.

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