Kyle Larson hangs on to win NASCAR race at Fontana


Kyle Larson persevered through four late restarts to win at Fontana, adding his second career victory to his overall Monster Energy NASCAR Cup series points lead.

Sprint car driver Steele killed in Florida speedway crash

Sprint car veteran David Steele has died during a race in Florida.

Thomas scores 30, Celtics beat Heat 112-108 for 4th straight

Isaiah Thomas scored 30 points, including 20 in the second half, and the Boston Celtics beat the Miami Heat 112-108 on Sunday night for their fourth straight victory.

Johnson wins Match Play to sweep World Golf Championships

The final day lasted longer than Dustin Johnson wanted. The outcome was what everyone expected.

Mets' Matz has tender elbow, status for opening day in doubt

New York Mets pitcher Steven Matz has been scratched from his next start because of tenderness in his left elbow, putting his status for opening day in doubt.

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Mets' Matz has tender elbow, status for opening day in doubt

New York Mets pitcher Steven Matz has been scratched from his next start because of tenderness in his left elbow, putting his status for opening day in doubt.

Ailing Price making progress, able to play catch

While there is still no timetable for David Price's return to game activity, the Boston Red Sox got a small amount of good news on the left-hander's ailing elbow.

The Cubs curbed their curse — who's next to douse a drought?

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Man named in Brady jersey case sought autographs, selfies

The Mexican media executive suspected of stealing Tom Brady's jersey went to the Super Bowl as a working journalist but spent the week collecting selfies and autographs from football greats

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Police: Brady's missing Super Bowl jerseys tracked to Mexico

Tom Brady's missing Super Bowl jersey has been found in Mexico six weeks after it vanished from the Patriots' locker room — but the mystery isn't over.

Giants re-sign DE Pierre-Paul for 4 years

The New York Giants are convinced star defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul is fully healed from a fireworks accident that severely damaged his right hand.

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Thomas scores 30, Celtics beat Heat 112-108 for 4th straight

Isaiah Thomas scored 30 points, including 20 in the second half, and the Boston Celtics beat the Miami Heat 112-108 on Sunday night for their fourth straight victory.

Leonard, Aldridge help Spurs topple Knicks, 106-98

Kawhi Leonard scored 29 points, LaMarcus Aldridge added 19 points and 10 rebounds, and the San Antonio Spurs beat the New York Knicks 106-98

NBA roundup

John Wall scored 37 points, Bradley Beal added 27 and the Washington Wizards downed the Cleveland Cavaliers 127-115 on Saturday night

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Nash, Khudobin help Bruins snap four-game skid, beat Islanders

Riley Nash scored twice and backup goalie Anton Khudobin made 18 saves as the Boston Bruins beat the New York Islanders 2-1 Saturday night, snapping a four-game losing streak.

NHL roundup

Andrei Markov scored two goals and set up another and the Montreal Canadiens beat the Ottawa Senators 3-1 to retain first place in the Atlantic Division

NHL roundup

John Tavares and Anthony Beauvillier scored in the shootout to lead the New York Islanders over the Pittsburgh Penguins 4-3

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Dustin Johnson, Jon Rahm advance to semifinals of Match Play

Dustin Johnson answered a rare challenge and Jon Rahm delivered another early knockout Saturday to advance to the semifinals of the Dell Technologies Match Play, staying on track for a potential showdown between No. 1 in the world and golf's...

Nash, Khudobin help Bruins snap four-game skid, beat Islanders

Riley Nash scored twice and backup goalie Anton Khudobin made 18 saves as the Boston Bruins beat the New York Islanders 2-1 Saturday night, snapping a four-game losing streak.

Leonard, Aldridge help Spurs topple Knicks, 106-98

Kawhi Leonard scored 29 points, LaMarcus Aldridge added 19 points and 10 rebounds, and the San Antonio Spurs beat the New York Knicks 106-98

NBA roundup

John Wall scored 37 points, Bradley Beal added 27 and the Washington Wizards downed the Cleveland Cavaliers 127-115 on Saturday night

ON THE AIR

Auto Racing

3:30 p.m., Ch. 61 — NASCAR Monster Cup Auto Club 400 from Fontana, Calif.

Baseball

1 p.m., NESN — Exhibition: Boston Red Sox at Minnesota Twins from Fort Myers, Fla.

1 p.m., WCCT, MLB Network — Exhibition: Atlanta Braves at New York Mets from Port St. Lucie, Fla.

2 p.m., ESPN2 — NCAA: Oklahoma State at Texas Christian.

4 p.m., MLB Network — Exhibition: San Francisco Giants at Chicago White Sox from Glendale, Ariz.

Basketball

12:06 p.m., ESPN — NCAA women: Notre Dame vs. Stanford in Division I tournament from Lexington, Ky.

1 p.m., YES, WFAN (660-AM) — NBA: Brooklyn Nets at Atlanta Hawks.

2:20 p.m., Ch. 3 — NCAA men: South Carolina vs. Florida in Division I tournament from New York.

3:30 p.m., Ch. 8 — NBA: Oklahoma City Thunder at Houston Rockets.

5:05 p.m., Ch. 3 — NCAA men: North Carolina vs. Kentucky in Division I tournament from Memphis, Tenn.

6 p.m., CSN — NBA: Miami Heat at Boston Celtics.

7:36 p.m., ESPN — NCAA women: Mississippi State vs. Baylor in Division I tournament from Oklahoma City.

9:30 p.m., NBA TV — NBA: Portland Trail Blazers at Los Angeles Lakers.

Golf

10 a.m., Golf Channel — PGA: Dell Match Play semifinals from Austin, Texas.

2:30 p.m., Golf Channel — PGA: Puerto Rico Open from Rio Grande.

3 p.m., Chs. 10, 30 — PGA: Dell Match Play final from Austin, Texas.

5:30 p.m., Golf Channel — LPGA: Kia Classic from Carlsbad, Calif.

Hockey

12:30 p.m., Chs. 10, 30 — NHL: Minnesota Wild at Detroit Red Wings.

5:05 p.m., WFAN (660-AM) — NHL: Dallas Stars at New Jersey Devils.

7 p.m., NBCSN — NHL: Philadelphia Flyers at Pittsburgh Penguins.

9 p.m., MSG — NHL: New York Rangers at Anaheim Ducks.

Rugby

9:45 a.m., NBCSN — English Premiership: Bath at Saracens.

Soccer

11:50 a.m., ESPN2 — Men: Germany at Azerbaijan in World Cup qualifier from Baku.

Softball

7 p.m., ESPN2 — NCAA: Auburn at Florida.

Tennis

11 a.m., Tennis Channel — Miami Open from Key Biscayne, Fla.

7 p.m., Tennis Channel — Miami Open from Key Biscayne, Fla.