Bayern Munich secured their third Der Klassiker victory of the season in style on Saturday, with a five-goal haul in the first half proving just how far away Borussia Dortmund are from returning to their former glory. Jupp Heynckes’ side could have been crowned champions this weekend had it not been for Schalke’s win over…

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Manchester City’s Leroy Sane celebrates after scoring his side’s first goal against Everton during the English Premier League soccer match between Everton and Manchester City at Goodison Park in Liverpool, England, Saturday, March 31, 2018. (Rui Vieira/Associated Press) By Associated Press By Associated Press March 31 at 2:48 PM LIVERPOOL, England — Manchester City cruised…

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The Rangers grabbed their first win of the season on Friday night, but it came at a cost. Leadoff man and center fielder Delino DeShields has been placed on the disabled list due to an injury he suffered during the game. It’s a broken hamate bone in DeShields’s left hand that will require surgery and sideline…

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DETROIT (AP) — The Pirates-Tigers game scheduled for Saturday afternoon has been postponed because of inclement weather moving into the area. The game will be played as part of a split doubleheader on Easter Sunday. The first game is scheduled for 1:10 p.m. EDT, with the makeup game at 6:10 p.m. The opening day game…

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Eric Gay/Associated Press San Antonio Spurs star Kawhi Leonard reportedly returned to New York this week to rehab his injured quad. ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski and Michael C. Wright added Saturday that there is still no clear recovery timetable. Leonard has appeared in just nine games this season because of the quad ailment. Wojnarowski and Wright also…

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Xavier has promoted longtime assistant Travis Steele to replace Chris Mack as the Musketeers’ head coach. I am extremely excited to be the next Head Coach at Xavier University! #LetsGoX pic.twitter.com/UJ4peYMwIv — Travis Steele (@CoachSteeleXU) March 31, 2018 Steele, 36, has been at Xavier for 10 seasons, including the last two as associate head coach.…

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He hit the most memorable shot in Miami Heat history. And all of their players still get a glimpse of that moment every day on their way to their locker room. Spread across the wall just outside the doors is the portrait of Ray Allen’s three-pointer in the closing seconds of regulation that sent Game…

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CLOSE SportsPulse: From San Antonio, our college basketball experts break down Loyola Chicago’s chances of pulling off the unthinkable and getting to the national championship game. USA TODAY Sports SAN ANTONIO — By the end of Saturday, four teams will be two and a national championship matchup will be set. The One Shining Moment annual…

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SAN ANTONIO, Texas — Former NBA stars Jason Kidd, Steve Nash, Ray Allen and Grant Hill headline the 2018 Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame class announced Saturday. Other inductees include longtime college basketball coach Lefty Driesell, women’s basketball standouts Katie Smith and Tina Thompson, and four-time NBA All-Star Maurice Cheeks. Kidd, a 10-time NBA…

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The second game of the season wasn’t without incident for the Braves as they fell to the Philadelphia Phillies, 5-4 on Friday night. Atlanta sideline reporter Kelsey Wingert needed medical attention after taking a foul ball to the head while covering the game from an area next to the dugout. Fortunately, Wingert seems to be…

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