• New Dolphins coach Gase eager to test toughness in camp

    DAVIE, Fla. (AP) — On a typically steamy summer day in South Florida, first-year Miami Dolphins coach Adam Gase wore two layers of T-shirts — short sleeves over long sleeves — and jeans. With his first subtropical training camp about to begin, he’s unfazed by the weather.

  • FILE- This March 8, 2015, fie photo shows Seattle Sounders head coach Sigi Schmid standing with his team before an MLS soccer match against the New England Revolution in Seattle.  The Seattle Sounders and Schmid are parting ways after eight years. The team announced Tuesday, July 26, 2016, that Schmid’s run as the only coach in the franchise’s MLS era is coming to an end. Longtime Sounders assistant Brian Schmetzer is immediately taking over as interim head coach.(AP Photo/Ted S. Warren, File)

    Seattle Sounders part ways with coach Sigi Schmid

    TUKWILA, Wash. (AP) — Sigi Schmid won an MLS Supporters Shield, four U.S. Open Cups, and never missed the playoffs as head coach of the Seattle Sounders. But the team and Schmid are parting ways.

  • In this Wednesday, June 8, 2016 photo, Cleveland Cavaliers head coach Tyronn Lue reacts during the second half of Game 3 of NBA basketball Finals against the Golden State Warriors in Cleveland. Lue has agreed to a multiyear extension with the NBA champions, said the person who spoke Monday, July 25, to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity because it has not been signed. (AP Photo/Ron Schwane)

    Cavs give coach Tyronn Lue multiyear contract extension

    CLEVELAND (AP) — Thrust into an awkward situation in January, Tyronn Lue finished on top in June.

  • Woman shares her sexual assault story with Baylor players

    WACO, Texas (AP) — A woman who said she was raped by two Oregon State football players and two other men in 1998 has shared her story with the Baylor football team.

  • Hornets name Noel Gillespie their D-League coach

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The Charlotte Hornets announced that Noel Gillespie has been named coach of their new NBA Developmental League affiliate, the Greensboro Swarm.

  • In this May 22, 2014, file photo, former U.S. women's national soccer team member Brandi Chastain arrives to view the U.S. men's team practice in Stanford, Calif., for the World Cup soccer tournament. These days, she's coaching youth, high school and college soccer in California. Chastain is keeping an eye on the current women's national team–without retired star Abby Wambach–after helping the U.S. win two golds and a silver in the Olympics during her career. (AP Photo/Ben Margot, File)

    Brandi Chastain: On headers, concussions, soccer wages

    NEW YORK (AP) — Brandi Chastain is confident the U.S. women’s soccer team can win the gold medal again in Rio, is advocating for fewer headers in youth games and dealing with her son’s diagnosis of Crohn’s disease.