Athlete contracts

July 30, 2017 - 2:05 pm
PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Pittsburgh Penguins have agreed to terms with forward Conor Sheary on a $9 million, three-year deal. Sheary will count $3 million against the salary cap through 2019-20. General manager Jim Rutherford announced the contract for the restricted free agent Sunday. Sheary has been...
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July 29, 2017 - 10:59 pm
IRVINE, Calif. (AP) — Los Angeles Rams cornerback Trumaine Johnson believes the team is not interested in re-signing him after failing to come to terms on a long-term contract this month. Johnson, who will play under the franchise tag for the second straight season, went one step further by...
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July 29, 2017 - 8:43 pm
MLB-SCHEDULE Yanks outlast Rays UNDATED (AP) — The New York Yankees will be atop the AL East and will stretch their lead to 1 ½ games if Boston loses to Kansas City this evening. Brett Gardner delivered his second walk-off hit in three days, lacing a bases-loaded single in the bottom of the ninth...
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FILE - In this June 23, 2017, file photo, LaVar Ball, right, father of Los Angeles Lakers draft pick Lonzo Ball, listens to his son during the NBA basketball team's news conference in El Segundo, Calif. Ball brought his roadshow to Las Vegas this week for the high school showcase basketball tournaments. As is usually the case, he is stealing the show. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong, File)
July 29, 2017 - 8:31 pm
LAS VEGAS (AP) — LaVar Ball walked to the scorer's table, pointed his finger around and asked a question. "Where are the officials?" he asked. "I need to find the officials." Given Ball's interactions with officials this week in Las Vegas — anywhere, for that matter — it seemed as if more fireworks...
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July 29, 2017 - 8:47 am
MLB-SCHEDULE Yanks take over AL East lead UNDATED (AP) — The New York Yankees have overtaken the Boston Red Sox in the American League East standings. The Yankees picked up their fifth consecutive win as Masahiro Tanaka (mah-sah-HEE'-roh tah-NAH'-kah) was dominant in a 6-1 victory over the Tampa...
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July 29, 2017 - 6:31 am
MLB-SCHEDULE Yanks take over AL East lead UNDATED (AP) — The New York Yankees have overtaken the Boston Red Sox in the American League East standings. The Yankees picked up their fifth consecutive win as Masahiro Tanaka (mah-sah-HEE'-roh tah-NAH'-kah) was dominant in a 6-1 victory over the Tampa...
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July 29, 2017 - 3:46 am
MLB-SCHEDULE Yanks take over AL East lead UNDATED (AP) — The New York Yankees have overtaken the Boston Red Sox in the American League East standings. The Yankees picked up their fifth consecutive win as Masahiro Tanaka (mah-sah-HEE'-roh tah-NAH'-kah) was dominant in a 6-1 victory over the Tampa...
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Philadelphia Phillies pitcher Jake Thompson throws during the first inning of a baseball game against the Atlanta Braves, Friday, July 28, 2017, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Tom Mihalek)
July 29, 2017 - 1:14 am
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — The Baltimore Orioles acquired starting pitcher Jeremy Hellickson in a trade late Friday night, a move made in hopes of boosting a struggling rotation and maybe keeping them in the chase for a wild card spot. Hellickson's acquisition from the Philadelphia Phillies was...
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July 28, 2017 - 11:48 pm
NAPA, Calif. (AP) — The Oakland Raiders have signed first-round draft pick Gareon Conley on the eve of their first training camp practice. Conley signed his contract Friday night and is expected to take part in practice Saturday. Oakland now has all of its draft picks under contract. Conley was...
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FILE - In this April 10, 2017, file photo, Los Angeles Rams defensive lineman Aaron Donald speaks with reporters after the first official day of the team's offseason football training program in Thousand Oaks, Calif. Donald has not reported to the Rams’ training camp, and general manager Les Snead says the club will continue negotiations on a contract extension. Donald didn’t join his veteran teammates in reporting to UC Irvine on Friday, July 28. The fourth-year pro also skipped several weeks of offseason workouts while his agent worked on a new deal that will make him one of the highest-paid players in the NFL. (AP Photo/Greg Beacham, file)
July 28, 2017 - 9:28 pm
IRVINE, Calif. (AP) — The Los Angeles Rams have started training camp with everybody except their best player. Defensive lineman Aaron Donald did not report to camp Friday while seeking a new contract from the Rams, who have spent months in negotiations with their two-time All-Pro. General manager...
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