DENVER (AP) — Matt Ryan kept the faith through all the sacks, interceptions, fumbles and three-and-outs that made for a streaming snooze-fest Thursday night.
“It was just kind of a slog of a game,” the Indianapolis quarterback said after Stephon Gilmore batted away Russell Wilson’s pass to Courtland Sutton in the end zone on fourth-and-1 from the 5 to give the Colts a 12-9 overtime victory over the Denver Broncos.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Golden State Warriors star Draymond Green apologized to the team a day after fighting with teammate Jordan Poole during practice, general manager Bob Myers said.
Poole practiced Thursday while Green didn't, and Myers said any potential discipline would be handled internally.
NEW YORK (AP) — Higher velocity and increased shifts led to the major league batting average dropping to .243, its lowest since 1968.
Defensive shifts and 100 mph pitches set records this season, contributing to the worrisome offensive decline Major League Baseball is trying to address.
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Thursday's Sports In Brief
Wembanyama's 2-game Las Vegas exhibition stay ends with win
Malika Andrews to host ESPN 'NBA Countdown' shows
France hoping Embiid will join team for 2024 Paris Olympics
WASHINGTON (AP) — WNBA star Brittney Griner is at her “absolute weakest moment in life right now” as she faces a hearing in Russia later this month for her appeal of a nine-year prison sentence for drug possession, Griner's wife said in an interview aired Thursday.
Half of MLB video review challenges led to overturned calls
Star-studded Padres and Mets square off in wild-card round
MLB.TV streaming reaches viewing milestone
MLB crowds jump from '21, still below pre-pandemic levels
Last-place A's miss the playoffs for a second straight year
FRISCO, Texas (AP) — Cooper Rush shrugs at what he calls “QB win stats,” seeming to skip the logic that it's the most important measure of a quarterback.
Winning is all Rush has done for the Dallas Cowboys in four games as an injury replacement for Dak Prescott, including three times this season after Prescott fractured his right thumb.
BANGKOK, Thailand (AP) — Richard Bland, Branden Grace and Eugenio Lopez-Chacarra upstaged their more-illustrious opponents on Friday to shoot 7-under 65s and share the lead after the first round of the LIV Golf Invitational-Bangkok.
DENVER (AP) — Russell Wilson had a chance to put the game away late.
He threw an interception in the end zone.
The Denver Broncos quarterback had another shot to win the game in overtime.
BRISBANE, Australia (AP) — West Indies skipper Nicholas Pooran won the toss Friday and sent Australia in to bat as he chased a win to level the two-match series ahead of the Twenty20 World Cup.
The defending T20 World Cup-champion Australians won the series-opening game on the Gold Coast by three wickets on Wednesday with one ball to spare after the West Indies dropped two catches in the last over.
CHRISTCHURCH, New Zealand (AP) — Mohammad Rizwan posted an unbeaten 78 from 50 balls to help Pakistan to a 21-run win over Bangladesh on Friday in the Twenty20 tri-series opener in New Zealand.
The three teams are using the series to prepare for the T20 World Cup in Australia starting later this month.
بوينس آيرس، الأرجنتين (ا ب)- لقي ما لا يقل عن شخص واحد حتفه عندما اشتبكت الشرطة مع مشجعي كرة القدم الذين كانوا يحاولون الدخول في مباراة بالدوري الأرجنتيني مساء الخميس، وأوقف الحكم المباراة مع انتشار سحب من الغاز المسيل للدموع داخل الملعب.
Aberdeen Christian def. Wilmot, 26-24, 22-25, 26-24, 22-25, 15-13
Aberdeen Roncalli def. Britton-Hecla, 25-10, 25-12, 25-13
The Official World Golf Ranking won't be awarding points to LIV Golf events this year, denying the MENA Tour's request to immediately add the Saudi-funded series to its schedule.
The OWGR said in a statement Thursday the MENA Tour did not give it sufficient notice and there would not be time to finish the review ahead of the LIV Golf Invitational in Bangkok that starts Friday or the event in Saudi Arabia next week.
HENDERSON, Nev. (AP) — When Las Vegas Raiders running back Josh Jacobs took the field for the first two series of the Hall of Fame Game in August, questions arose about whether he was going to be a part of first-year coach Josh McDaniels’ offensive structure.
CAMARILLO, Calif. (AP) — Jodi Ewart Shadoff went on a run of four straight birdies late in her round Thursday for an 8-under 64, taking a two-shot lead in the LPGA Mediheal Championship.
Ewart Shadoff has played 245 times on the LPGA Tour without winning, and she got off to a strong start in hopes of ending more than a decade in search of an elusive title.