• Los Angeles Clippers coach Doc Rivers reacts to a foul call during the second half in Game 5 of the team's first-round NBA basketball playoff series against the Portland Trail Blazers, Wednesday, April 27, 2016, in Los Angeles. The Trail Blazers won 108-98. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

    Rivers: Clippers will not trade Paul, Griffin or Jordan

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Doc Rivers said Monday that he would not break up the Los Angeles Clippers’ big three of Chris Paul, Blake Griffin and D’Andre Jordan during the offseason — regardless of any trade offers that may arise.

  • San Francisco Giants' outfielders Hunter Pence, right, Angel Pagan, center, and Denard Span celebrate after the baseball game against the New York Mets at Citi Field, Sunday, May 1, 2016 in New York. The Giants defeated the Mets 6-1. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)

    Giants call up Mac Williamson with Angel Pagan injured

    CINCINNATI (AP) — The San Francisco Giants called up outfielder Mac Williamson from Triple-A Sacramento before the start of their three-game series against the Cincinnati Reds on Monday night.

  • CORRECTS WINNING CATEGORY TO GROUP/DUO - Tyler Hubbard, left, and Brian Kelley of Florida Georgia Line pose award for group/duo in the press room at the 2016 American Country Countdown Awards at the Forum on Sunday, May 1, 2016 in Inglewood, Calif. (Photo by Danny Moloshok/Invision/AP)

    Country stars plan to continue playing in North Carolina

    INGLEWOOD, Calif. (AP) — Bruce Springsteen, Pearl Jam, Ringo Starr and other artists plan to skip North Carolina performances as part of a musicians’ boycott over a new law that limits protections to lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people, but several stars at Sunday’s American Country Countdown Awards said they plan to stand by their fans.

  • FILE- In this Feb. 16, 2016, file photo, Lonnie Franklin Jr., left, appears in Los Angeles Superior Court for opening statements in his trial in Los Angeles.  The “Grim Sleeper” serial killer trial is coming to a close in Los Angeles after months of testimony. Closing arguments were scheduled to begin Monday, May 2, 2016, in the trial of Franklin. He’s charged with killing nine women and a 15-year-old girl between 1985 and 2007. They were shot or strangled and their bodies dumped in alleys and trash bins in South Los Angeles and nearby areas. (Al Seib/Los Angeles Times via AP, Pool, File)

    Closing arguments set in ‘Grim Sleeper’ serial killer trial

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — The “Grim Sleeper” trial was nearly over Monday after months of testimony about a serial killer targeting black women during the 1980s crack cocaine epidemic on the south side of Los Angeles.

  • ADVANCE FOR MONDAY, MAY 2, 2016 AND THEREAFTER - In this April 21, 2016 photo, Melisa Jimon Reynoso, right, and her brother, Brian Jimon Reynoso, 3, center, sit with Candelario Jimon Alonzo, 16, left, at their home in Memphis, Tenn. Jimon joined his relatives when he arrived in Memphis after fleeing Guatemala. Local school officials have kept him out of the classroom since he tried to enroll in January. Attorneys say Jimon and at least a dozen other Central American unaccompanied youths have been blocked from going to high school in Memphis because officials said the teens lacked transcripts or were too old to graduate on time. (AP Photo/Karen Pulfer Focht)

    AP Exclusive: Migrant children kept from enrolling in school

    MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Candelario Jimon Alonzo came to the U.S. dreaming of becoming something more than what seemed possible along the rutted roads of his hometown in Guatemala’s highlands. This was his chance: He could earn a U.S. high school education and eventually become a teacher.

  • San Jose Sharks center Joe Pavelski celebrates after scoring a goal against the Nashville Predators during the third period of Game 2 in an NHL hockey Western Conference semifinal series Sunday, May 1, 2016, in San Jose, Calif. Sharks won 3-2. (AP Photo/Tony Avelar)

    Pavelski’s late goal gives Sharks 3-2 win over Predators

    SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — The Nashville Predators frustrated Joe Pavelski and San Jose’s top line for much of the night, forcing turnovers, blocking shots and limiting chances.

  • San Diego Padres starting pitcher Drew Pomeranz throws to the plate during the second inning of a baseball game against the Los Angeles Dodgers, Sunday, May 1, 2016, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

    Kershaw: 3-hitter, 14 Ks, RBI single, Dodgers top Pads 1-0

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Los Angeles Dodgers desperately needed a stopper to end their six-game losing streak. Up stepped Clayton Kershaw, with his arm and bat.

  • This July 28, 2015 file photo shows San Francisco Giants pitcher Tim Lincecum looking on during a baseball game against the Milwaukee Brewers in San Francisco. The two-time NL Cy Young Award winner will pitch for major league clubs in a showcase event Friday, May 6, 2016 as he attempts to make a comeback bid from hip surgery last year. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu, file)

    Tim Lincecum to pitch for clubs Friday in comeback bid

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Two-time NL Cy Young Award winner Tim Lincecum will pitch for major league clubs in a showcase event Friday as he attempts to make a comeback from hip surgery last year.

  • San Diego Padres starting pitcher Drew Pomeranz throws to the plate during the second inning of a baseball game against the Los Angeles Dodgers, Sunday, May 1, 2016, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

    Pomeranz gives up RBI single to Kershaw, Padres fan 14 times

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Drew Pomeranz did just fine for the San Diego Padres, giving up just three hits over seven innings.

  • Sharks name stray cat that ran on ice after team captain

    SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — The stray cat that ran on the ice before San Jose’s second-round series opener now has a name but is still looking for a permanent home.