SAN ANTONIO (AP) - Gary Neal was plucked from obscurity when the San Antonio Spurs signed the journeyman shooter three years ago, interrupting his honeymoon to offer a tryout with the other longshots in the NBA's summer league.
CHICAGO (AP) - No last-second shot.
PITTSBURGH (AP) - Sidney Crosby scored the game's only goal late in the second period and the Pittsburgh Penguins extended their winning streak to 13 with a 1-0 victory over Montreal on Tuesday night.
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) - Joe Flacco outdueled Tom Brady, throwing three touchdown passes in the second half and leading the Baltimore Ravens to their first Super Bowl in 12 years with a 28-13 victory over the New England Patriots on Sunday for the AFC championship.
ATLANTA (AP) - The clutch quarterback. The genius coach. The big-play defense.
ATLANTA (AP) - Matt Bryant pumped his fist and celebrated atop the Falcons logo in the middle of the field. Tony Gonzalez broke down in tears. Matt Ryan relished the thought of not having to answer a familiar question.
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) - Tom Brady became the winningest quarterback in postseason play, throwing for three touchdowns Sunday to beat Houston 41-28 and lift the New England Patriots into the AFC championship game.
BOULDER, Colo. (AP) - If he had to do over again, Tad Boyle would've earned his degree in psychology rather than business.
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) - Most of the attention is usually centered on UCLA's fantastic freshmen, but the team's lone senior made the play the Bruins really needed against Utah.
CLEVELAND (AP) - Rob Chudzinski's first head coaching job will be with the team he loved as a kid.
SAN DIEGO (AP) - Glasco Martin ran for three touchdowns, Nick Florence threw for two scores and ran for another, and Baylor overwhelmed UCLA 49-26 in the Holiday Bowl on Thursday night.
SAN DIEGO (AP) - On a night when points were hard to come by, the San Diego State Aztecs blew a big opportunity Thursday night in the hometown Poinsettia Bowl.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Jordan Adams scored 24 points, Shabazz Muhammad added 21, and UCLA defeated Long Beach State 89-70 on Tuesday night for the Bruins' third consecutive victory.
Johnny Manziel ran for almost 1,700 yards and 30 touchdowns as a dual-threat quarterback his senior year of high school at Kerrville Tivy.
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) - The New England Patriots silenced their "End Zone Militia" on Sunday night, taking the muskets away from the Revolutionary War re-enactors who fire into the air to celebrate every score.