PORTLAND — Stung by the loss of point guard Mike Conley, the Grizzlies gritted out their latest victory over the Trail Blazers.
PORTLAND — Last season Damian Lillard became part of the highlight reel for the playoffs with a buzzer-beating 3-pointer that catapulted the Trail Blazers out of the opening round for the first time in 14 years. It's far different this season, as Lillard struggles to find his shot against the Memphis Grizzlies.
NEW YORK — Barry Bonds and Roger Clemens have moved on, their names cleared. The cloud of steroids remains over baseball and all sports.
By RONALD BLUM Of the AP Baseball Writer NEW YORK — Commissioner Rob Manfred says Pete Rose will be allowed to participate in activities surrounding this summer's All-Star Game in his hometown of ...
MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Known for pounding opponents inside with Marc Gasol and Zach Randolph, the Memphis Grizzlies are showing they can be just as effective outside the paint. Hey, they can even shoot 3-pointers.
Marcus Mariota already is part of the lore of a famous statue, having won the 2014 Heisman Trophy. Now he has something that might not be so prestigious, but is edible.
CHICAGO — They played for 101 grueling minutes, beginning Tuesday night and running into early Wednesday morning. The Chicago Blackhawks, looking for control of the first-round series. The Nashville Predators, searching for a split of their first four playoff games.
BEAVERTON — Nike has unveiled black and white home uniforms for the U.S. Women's World Cup team. Wait, what? There's no prevalent red, white and blue in the home kits — save for a small blue patch surrounding 13 white stars on the inside back neckline. The jerseys are white with boxy black numbers and letters, to go with neon yellow socks that give way to electric blue cleats.
Losing stinks. We totally get it. Athletes and coaches have been angry about coming up on the short end since cavemen looked at each other, pointed to a spot in the distance and took off to see who could get there first. Granted, losing cavemen probably didn't have some sports writer milling about wanting to get comment about what happened, why or produce a Vine of them sulking back home retweeted for all the world to see.
UNIONDALE, N.Y. — Alex The Great can be better. That's what Capitals coach Barry Trotz is counting on from Alex Ovechkin if Washington intends to bounce back in its first-round playoff series against the New York Islanders.
McMinnville girls club rugby team among best in state
Ray, Pirates slam the door on Banks
Late-inning collapse, defensive woes plague Y-C against Cascade
AMITY – The Warriors came in to Tuesday’s Class 3A West Valley League showdown with Santiam Christian sitting in last place in the WVL standings. You never would have been able to tell by ...
Babcock’s bat leads Y-C past Cascade
McMinnville track and field swept the short sprints and field events for both genders in a dominating performance in Wednesday’s Class 6A Greater Valley Conference dual meet against McNary at Wortman ...
McMinnville girls finish fifth at Greater Valley Conf. tournament
The News-Register staff The McMinnville boys tennis team continued its strong performance in the Class 6A Greater Valley Conference on Tuesday, sweeping the doubles matches and winning three singles matches ...
McMinnville Senior Men’s Golf Chehalem Glenn, Newberg LD No. 17: Jack Harris KP No. 16: Dallas Boatman LP No. 18: Bud Calish Low Gross No. 1: Bud Calish, 39 LG No. 2: Charlie ...
McMinnville Sprint Triathlon entering 6th year
Mind over matter for Sheridan’s Acuff
Despite falling in its regular-season finale, Linfield women’s tennis secures place in NWC tournament
Hill (6 RBIs), Dayton beat Santiam Chr.
With two strong performances from his team over the weekend, McMinnville baseball coach Jordan Harlow likes what he sees. “It’s good to have both these bounce-back, really strong outings,” ...
Women’s track and field wins Lewis & Clark Invitational
Steeves sets pole vault PR; throwers take to hammer
Big plays mitigate youthful mistakes as Bulldogs walk off against Spartans
The News-Register staffSALEM – The McMinnville boys tennis team improved its overall record to 6-1 (5-1 Class 6A Greater Valley Conference) following a 6-2 victory over North Salem Thursday at North ...
Reeser hits inside-the-park home run