Dak Prescott Throws for 3 TDs, Cowboys Extend Home Win Streak to 14 With 41-35 Win Over Seahawks

[ad_1] ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Trailing Seattle in the fourth quarter, Dak Prescott and the Dallas Cowboys knew there was no way they could extend their NFL record of five consecutive 20-point wins at home to start the season. They kept alive the bigger streak at AT&T Stadium. Prescott threw three touchdown passes and the … Read more

Memphis Recruit Mikey Williams Reaches Plea Deal in Gun Case; No Jail Time Expected

[ad_1] EL CAJON, Calif. (AP) — Star Memphis basketball recruit Mikey Williams pleaded guilty to one felony charge in a gun case on Thursday, and one of his attorneys said he does not expect the 19-year-old to face jail time. Williams had faced nine felony counts and up to 30 years in prison stemming from … Read more

Brunson Scores 42, Knicks Send Pistons to Franchise-Record 16th Straight Loss

[ad_1] NEW YORK (AP) — Jalen Brunson scored 42 points, Julius Randle had 29 points and 10 rebounds, and the New York Knicks sent the Detroit Pistons to their franchise-record 16th consecutive loss with a 118-112 victory Thursday night. The Pistons (2-17) completed a winless November, having not won a game since a victory over … Read more

LSU’s Angel Reese Goes Right Back to a Starting Role Upon Return From 4-Game Absence

[ad_1] BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — LSU forward Angel Reese went straight back to the Tigers’ starting lineup upon her return from a four-game absence. Reese, whose two-week departure from the team stemmed from unspecified “locker room issues” that coach Kim Mulkey has declined to divulge, rejoined her teammates at practice this week as the … Read more

Penguins Goalie Jarry Scores Into Empty Net in 4-2 Victory Over Lightning

[ad_1] TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Goalie Tristan Jarry scored an empty-net goal and made 39 saves in the Pittsburgh Penguins; 4-2 comeback victory over the Tampa Bay Lightning 4-2 on Thursday night. Jarry stopped a dump-in and sent the puck end-to-end into the net with 1:08 left. Jeff Carter scored the go-ahead goal in the … Read more

Haslam Family Refutes Allegation From Warren Buffett’s Company That It Bribed Truck Stop Chain Execs

[ad_1] OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — An attorney for the billionaire Haslam family called bribery allegations leveled by Warren Buffett’s company a “wild invention” Thursday. But a judge didn’t decide immediately whether those allegations will be resolved at a January trial that should help determine the multibillion-dollar price Berkshire Hathaway might have to pay the Haslams … Read more

Ryan Blaney Helps Roger Penske Celebrate 1st Back-To-Back NASCAR Championships in Storied Career

[ad_1] NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The playoff beard had been shaved off well before fresh-faced Ryan Blaney arrived in Nashville to celebrate his first NASCAR championship. The coiffing was probably the smart move for the newest Team Penske champion, who at the same time became the first to drive for Roger Penske with a full … Read more

Tiger Woods Has a Sloppy Finish for a 75 in His Return in the Bahamas

[ad_1] NASSAU, Bahamas (AP) — Tiger Woods held up just fine Thursday in his first time competing in eight months, except for limping at the end. That was more about his golf than his fused right ankle. Woods was holding his own at the Hero World Challenge until a double bogey from a bush on … Read more

Corey Perry Says He’s Seeking Help for Alcohol Abuse After the Blackhawks Terminated His Contract

[ad_1] Corey Perry said Thursday he has begun working with mental health and substance abuse experts to discuss his struggles with alcohol after the Chicago Blackhawks terminated his contract for engaging “in conduct that is unacceptable” and violated his contract and team policies. Perry emailed a statement to The Associated Press and other outlets apologizing … Read more

USC’s Bronny James Cleared by Doctors for Return to Basketball 4 Months After Cardiac Arrest

[ad_1] LOS ANGELES (AP) — Bronny James has been cleared by doctors for a full return to basketball four months after suffering a cardiac arrest, and the Southern California freshman is expected to make his collegiate debut soon. A James family spokesperson said in a statement Thursday that the 19-year-old will have a final evaluation … Read more