• Teammates look over Los Angeles Lakers guard D'Angelo Russell, center, after crashing to the ground against the Utah Jazz during the first half of an NBA preseason basketball game, Tuesday, Oct. 6, 2015, in Honolulu. (AP Photo/Marco Garcia)

    Lakers’ Russell exits exhibition game with bruised glute

    HONOLULU (AP) — Los Angeles Lakers rookie point guard D’Angelo Russell left their exhibition game against Utah in the first quarter Tuesday night with a bruised glute muscle.

    Updated: 12:13 am

  • New York Yankees pitcher Masahiro Tanaka, far left, Dellin Betances, second from left, Brett Gardner, second from right, and Chris Young, right, watch from the dugout against the Houston Astros during the ninth inning of the American League wild card baseball game, Tuesday, Oct. 6, 2015, in New York. The Astros won 3-0 to advance to the American League Division Series. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson)

    Yanks still have not led playoff game since Jeter got hurt

    NEW YORK (AP) — The Yankees still have not led in a postseason game since Derek Jeter sprawled in the dirt three years ago, screaming in pain from a broken ankle.

    Updated: 11:31 pm

  • Dallas Mavericks guard Justin Anderson, left, defends as Denver Nuggets guard Emmanuel Mudiay, right, looks for an opening to the basket in the first half of an NBA preseason basketball game Tuesday, Oct. 6, 2015, in Dallas. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)

    Mudiay scores 17, Nuggets down Dallas 96-86

    DALLAS (AP) — Emmanuel Mudiay scored nine of his 17 points in the fourth quarter, and the Denver Nuggets beat the Dallas Mavericks 96-86 on Tuesday night.

  • Panama forward Jorman Aguilar, left, takes a shot as USA defender Cameron Carter-Vickers covers during the first half of a CONCACAF Olympic qualifying soccer match Tuesday, Oct. 6, 2015, in Commerce City, Colo. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)

    Americans use 2nd-half surge to beat Panama 4-0

    COMMERCE CITY, Colo. (AP) — Sluggish in the first half, the Americans needed some kind of catalyst.

    Updated: 11:14 pm

  • From left, Houston Astros catcher Jason Castro, relief pitcher Luke Gregerson (44), third baseman Luis Valbuena, and infielder Marwin Gonzalez, celebrate the Astros 3-0 shutout of the New York Yankees  in the American League wild card baseball game at Yankee Stadium in New York, Tuesday, Oct. 6, 2015.  (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

    Keuchel, Astros beat Yankees in AL wild-card game

    NEW YORK (AP) — A year ago, no one could’ve pictured this. Yet here they were, Dallas Keuchel and the Houston Astros, soaking in champagne, merrily posing for a victory shot on the mound at Yankee Stadium.

    Updated: 11:09 pm

  • United States' Jordan Spieth plays a chip shot during his final practice round ahead of the Presidents Cup golf tournament at the Jack Nicklaus Golf Club Korea, in Incheon, South Korea, Wednesday, Oct. 7, 2015.(AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)

    Spieth, Dustin Johnson partners in Presidents Cup

    INCHEON, South Korea (AP) — Jordan Spieth and Dustin Johnson battled at Chambers Bay in the U.S. Open. They will be partners in South Korea at the Presidents Cup.

    Updated: 9:43 pm

  • Memphis Grizzlies guard Russ Smith (2) shoots between Houston Rockets center Clint Capela and forward Sam Dekker (7) in the second half of an NBA basketball preseason game Tuesday, Oct. 6, 2015, in Memphis, Tenn. (AP Photo/Brandon Dill)

    Smith leads Grizzlies past Rockets, 92-89

    MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Russ Smith scored 12 points, Jeff Green and Courtney Lee added 11 apiece and the Memphis Grizzlies beat the Houston Rockets 92-89 on Tuesday night in the preseason opener for both teams.

  • FILE- In this Sept. 9, 2015, file photo, Len Don Diego, marketing manager for content at DraftKings, a daily fantasy sports company, works at his station at the company's offices in Boston.  New York's attorney general has sent letters to daily fantasy sports websites DraftKings and FanDuel demanding they turn over details of any investigations into their employees on Tuesday, Oct. 6, 2015. (AP Photo/Stephan Savoia, File)

    NY attorney general opens probe into fantasy sports websites

    NEW YORK (AP) — The state’s attorney general on Tuesday sent letters to daily fantasy sports websites DraftKings and FanDuel demanding they turn over details of any investigations into their employees, saying they “may have gained an unfair, financial advantage in a contest known as Daily Fantasy Football.”

    Updated: 9:53 pm

  • Milwaukee Bucks' Damien Inglis, center, shoots against Chicago Bulls' Doug McDermott (3) and Aaron Brooks (0) during the first half of an NBA preseason basketball game Tuesday, Oct. 6, 2015, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Paul Beaty)

    Butler, McDermott pace Bulls over Bucks, 105-95

    CHICAGO (AP) — Jimmy Butler and Doug McDermott scored 23 points each to lead the Chicago Bulls to a 105-95 victory over the Milwaukee Bucks on Tuesday night, making new coach Fred Hoiberg a winner in his preseason debut.

  • Warne, Tendulkar to lead star-studded cricket tour of US

    MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Cricket greats Shane Warne of Australia and Sachin Tendulkar of India will captain opposing teams of former star players in a three-match exhibition tour of the United States next month.