The Los Angeles Dodgers' ace had his streak of scoreless innings pitched end at 41 2/3 in the sixth Thursday night against the San Diego Padres. Kershaw's streak is the third-longest by a Dodgers pitcher since the team moved to Los Angeles in 1958.
A trial that could determine the fate of the Los Angeles Clippers was delayed Thursday until after a deadline to conclude a $2 billion sale -- and a scheduled NBA vote on the deal -- but there is hope for more time.
Although pound-for-pound king Floyd Mayweather Jr. said last week that he planned to give a rematch to Marcos Maidana, the unified welterweight champion made it official on Thursday, making the announcement over social media.
Steve Blake is coming back to the Trail Blazers, as the free-agent point guard has signed a two-year deal with Portland, a person with knowledge of the deal confirmed to The Associated Press on Thursday.