Jets' Johnson: Gase's job safe, will remain coach in 2020

Jets' Johnson: Gase's job safe, will remain coach in 2020

Jets chairman/CEO Christopher Johnson says Adam Gase's job is safe, will remain coach next season despite team's struggles this year.

Ohio State’s Young to miss 1 more game for NCAA violation

Ohio State’s Young to miss 1 more game for NCAA violation

Ohio State star defensive end Chase Young will be held out of one more game as punishment for breaking NCAA rules by accepting a personal loan.

Astros’ Verlander, Mets’ deGrom win 2nd Cy Young Awards

Astros’ Verlander, Mets’ deGrom win 2nd Cy Young Awards

Jacob deGrom of the New York Mets has been named the NL Cy Young Award winner in a runaway vote for the second straight year.

Hot start helps No. 18 Ohio State rout No. 10 Villanova

Hot start helps No. 18 Ohio State rout No. 10 Villanova

Duane Washington Jr. had 14 points and four other players scored in double figures as No. 18 Ohio State started hot and ran over No. 10 Villanova 76-51.

Boras bashes lack of competition, senses faster-paced market

Boras bashes lack of competition, senses faster-paced market

Baseball’s most prominent agent, Scott Boras, criticized teams for a lack of competition, proclaiming “in many ways the industry is in a competitive hibernation” that has led to four straight years of attendance drops.

Harden scores 47 points, Rockets beat Clippers 102-93

Harden scores 47 points, Rockets beat Clippers 102-93

James Harden scored 47 points and the Houston Rockets outlasted the Clippers 102-93 in a wild game that saw Los Angeles coach Doc Rivers ejected in the fourth quarter.

Lakers beat Warriors 120-94, improve to 9-2

Lakers beat Warriors 120-94, improve to 9-2

LeBron James had 23 points and 12 assists in three quarters, Kyle Kuzma added 22 points starting for Anthony Davis, and the Los Angeles Lakers rolled past the hobbled Golden State Warriors 120-94. The Lakers improved their NBA-best record to 9-2.

Porzingis returns as Knicks show signs of chaos he escaped

Porzingis returns as Knicks show signs of chaos he escaped

Kristaps Porzingis is returning to Madison Square Garden for his first game as a visitor.

AP Top 25 Podcast: Coaching carousel picks up speed

AP Top 25 Podcast: Coaching carousel picks up speed

In the last two weeks, two Power Five coaches have been fired. College Football’s silly season is about to kick into hire gear.

Nadal saves match point v Medvedev for 1st win at ATP Finals

Nadal saves match point v Medvedev for 1st win at ATP Finals

Rafael Nadal saved a match point at 5-1 down in the third set before rallying to beat Daniil Medvedev 6-7 (3), 6-3, 7-6 (4) at the ATP Finals Wednesday.

Kapler says he didn’t do enough for alleged assault victim

Kapler says he didn’t do enough for alleged assault victim

New San Francisco Giants manager Gabe Kapler says he should have sought the guidance of experts four years ago when dealing with a 17-year-old girl who contacted him about an assault reportedly witnessed by Los Angeles Dodgers minor leaguers.

He’s cooking: Vikings RB’s recipe is speed, strength, vision

He’s cooking: Vikings RB’s recipe is speed, strength, vision

Cooking up success: Vikings RB Dalvin Cook leads NFL in rushing with blend of speed, strength, vision.

Giants hire Gabe Kapler as manager to replace Bruce Bochy

Giants hire Gabe Kapler as manager to replace Bruce Bochy

Gabe Kapler has been hired as manager of the San Francisco Giants, a month after being fired from the same job by the Philadelphia Phillies.

Colin Kaepernick plans to audition for NFL teams on Saturday

Colin Kaepernick plans to audition for NFL teams on Saturday

Colin Kaepernick plans to audition for NFL teams on Saturday in a private workout arranged by the league to be held in Atlanta.

Alabama 5th in CFP committee rankings after loss to LSU

Alabama 5th in CFP committee rankings after loss to LSU

Alabama is fifth in the latest College Football Playoff rankings, behind LSU, Ohio State, Clemson and Georgia, which took over the fourth and final playoff spot in the selection committee's second top 25.

MLB checking into report '17 Astros stole signs, broke rules

MLB checking into report '17 Astros stole signs, broke rules

Major League Baseball has expanded its investigation into the Houston Astros after The Athletic website reported the team stole signs during home games in 2017 by using a camera positioned in center field.

Evansville stuns No. 1 Kentucky at Rupp Arena, 67-64

Evansville stuns No. 1 Kentucky at Rupp Arena, 67-64

Sam Cunliffe scored 17 points, including two free throws with 6.8 seconds remaining, and Evansville stunned No. 1 Kentucky 67-64.

Shildt wins NL Manager of the Year days after mom's death

Shildt wins NL Manager of the Year days after mom's death

Rocco Baldelli of the Minnesota Twins has narrowly beaten out Aaron Boone of the New York Yankees to win AL Manager of the Year.

Acing it: Success of Nats, Astros puts attention on starters

Acing it: Success of Nats, Astros puts attention on starters

The Washington Nationals went against baseball's trend toward bulked-up bullpens, winning their first title led by starters Max Scherzer, Stephen Strasburg and Patrick Corbin.

FIFA hires Arsene Wenger for global soccer development role

FIFA hires Arsene Wenger for global soccer development role

FIFA says it has hired Arsene Wenger in a full-time role leading its global soccer development work.

Thiem beats Djokovic in 3-set epic to advance at ATP Finals

Thiem beats Djokovic in 3-set epic to advance at ATP Finals

Roger Federer got back on track at the ATP Finals, beating Matteo Berrettini 7-6 (2), 6-3 for his first victory of the round-robin stage.

Cowboys build model by paying line, Pats win another way

Cowboys build model by paying line, Pats win another way

Dallas Cowboys build model by investing heavily in offensive line through draft, second contracts while Patriots keep winning with more frugal approach up front.

Analysis: Waiters' future in Miami is very unclear

Analysis: Waiters' future in Miami is very unclear

Analysis: Dion Waiters' future in Miami is very unclear after second suspension of the season.

Cardinals agree to deal with Adam Wainwright for 2020 season

Cardinals agree to deal with Adam Wainwright for 2020 season

St. Louis and Adam Wainwright agreed to contract for next season, raising the likelihood that the veteran pitcher finishes his career with the Cardinals.

Ravens grab top spot in AP Pro32 poll; Patriots are No. 2

Ravens grab top spot in AP Pro32 poll; Patriots are No. 2

Ravens grab top spot in AP Pro32 poll; Patriots are No. 2, 49ers slip to No. 3; Seahawks and Packers round out the top 5.