Montoya wins Champion of Champions

MIAMI (AP) — Juan Pablo Montoya took his wife’s advice and it paid off. Montoya had passed on previous invitations to participate in the ann…

2016 Notable Sports Deaths

UNDATED: New Orleans. ___ Aug. 29 — Betty Jane France, 78, longtime community leader considered by many to be the first lady Of NASCAR. Fran…

2016 Notable Sports Deaths

UNDATED: and NASCAR. ___ July 3 — Lou Fontinato, 84, former NHL player. Fontinato played seven seasons with the New York Rangers and two wit…

Thursday’s Sports in Brief

COLLEGE FOOTBALL BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — Colorado’s Mike MacIntyre was selected The Associated Press college football Coach of the Year after …