Boxers, Britain's Anthony Joshua, left, and Russia's Alexander Povetkin pose for photographers with boxing promoter Eddie Hearn, centre, after a press conference at Wembley stadium in London, Thursday, Sept. 20, 2018. Joshua and Povetkin are due to fight for the WBA, IBF, WBO and IBO heavyweight titles in a boxing match on Saturday at Wembley stadium. (AP Photo/Frank Augstein)
September 20, 2018 - 10:13 am
LONDON (AP) — This was supposed to be the week Anthony Joshua completed his whirlwind six-year journey from Olympic gold medalist to undisputed world heavyweight champion. Deontay Wilder should have been the opponent, Las Vegas potentially the venue. Instead, Joshua has to take a detour. The 28-...
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Juventus forward Cristiano Ronaldo reacts after receiving a red card during the Champions League, group H soccer match between Valencia and Juventus, at the Mestalla stadium in Valencia, Spain, Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2018. (AP Photo/Alberto Saiz)
September 20, 2018 - 7:47 am
NYON, Switzerland (AP) — Cristiano Ronaldo should learn next Thursday if he is banned from playing at former club Manchester United in the Champions League. UEFA says its disciplinary panel will judge the case of Ronaldo's first Champions League red card on Sept. 27. Ronaldo tangled with Valencia's...
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Tottenham coach Mauricio Pochettino calls out to his players during the Champions League, group B soccer match between Inter Milan and Tottenham Hotspur, at the Milan San Siro Stadium, Italy, Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2018. (Matteo Bazzi/ANSA via AP)
September 20, 2018 - 6:14 am
Tottenham had more players in the World Cup semifinals than any other team. It also was the only Premier League club to not sign anyone in the European transfer window. As Mauricio Pochettino's sluggish side stumbles in the first busy period of the season, those factors might be starting to show...
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New York Yankees' Luke Voit applauds after hitting a two-run home run off Boston Red Sox starting pitcher David Price during the sixth inning of a baseball game Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2018, in New York. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)
September 20, 2018 - 3:43 am
A look at what's happening around the majors today: BUBBLY ON ICE For the third night in a row, the Red Sox attempt to clinch the AL East championship at Yankee Stadium. Boston entered the three-game set needing one victory over rival New York to secure its third consecutive division crown. But the...
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FILE - In this July 4, 2014 file photo, Chris Wondolowski, speaks with reporters after practicing with the San Jose Earthquakes in San Jose, Calif. Wondolowski, who played in college at tiny, Division II Chico State, is on the cusp of the MLS all-time goals record, held by Landon Donovan, arguably the greatest U.S. player ever. (AP Photo/Noah Berger, File)
September 20, 2018 - 3:29 am
SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Chris Wondolowski goes to work for the San Jose Earthquakes with little fanfare, the pursuit of Landon Donovan's Major League Soccer career scoring mark hardly weighing on his mind as he focuses his energy on providing an example for his teammates and the youth. Wondo, as...
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Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes (15) plays in the first quarter of an NFL football game against the Pittsburgh Steelers, Sunday, Sept. 16, 2018, in Pittsburgh. (AP Photo/Don Wright)
September 20, 2018 - 3:26 am
Patrick Mahomes is already chasing Peyton Manning and Tom Brady. Mahomes tossed six touchdown passes at Pittsburgh after throwing four in the opener at the Chargers. His 10 TDs are the most in NFL history by a quarterback in his team's first two games of a season. Manning has the most through three...
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Los Angeles Dodgers' Yasiel Puig celebrates his three-run home run during the seventh inning against the Colorado Rockies in a baseball game Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2018, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)
September 20, 2018 - 2:53 am
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Late September, a crucial series, and a postseason berth on the line. Yasiel Puig thrives in big-game situations, and once again he delivered. Puig didn't start despite being on a tear at the plate. But he came off the bench to slug a tiebreaking, three-run homer in the seventh...
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Seattle Storm's Nicolas Lodeiro struggles to control the ball on the edge of the box during an MLS soccer match against the Philadelphia Union on Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2018, in Seattle. (Bettina Hansen/The Seattle Times via AP)/The Seattle Times via AP)
September 20, 2018 - 2:28 am
SEATTLE (AP) — Fafa Picault made sure this one counted. Picault scored in the third minute of second-half stoppage time Wednesday night, and the Philadelphia Union halted Seattle's MLS-record nine-game winning streak by beating the Sounders 1-0. Goalkeeper Stefan Frei rolled a soft clearance pass...
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Portland Timbers' David Guzman (20) celebrates his first-half goal against the Columbus Crew during a Major League Soccer match Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2018, in Portland, Ore. At right is Portland's Jorge Villafana. (Sean Meagher/The Oregonian via AP)
September 20, 2018 - 1:53 am
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Andy Polo's first goal in Major League Soccer put the Timbers in front before the end of the first half and Portland went on to defeat the Columbus Crew 3-2 on Wednesday night. Polo also had an assist on David Guzman's tying goal after the short-handed Crew went up in the...
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Atlanta Braves' Freddie Freeman follows through for a two-run home run in the fourth inning of a baseball game against the St. Louis Cardinals, Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2018, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)
September 20, 2018 - 1:48 am
ATLANTA (AP) — Freddie Freeman spent the previous four seasons playing for an Atlanta team that averaged 90 losses a year. Now that the Braves are back challenging for a division title, the All-Star first baseman knows his club can't afford any long losing streaks. "It's been four days, so I...
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