BOSTON (AP) — Daily fantasy sports companies are taking different approaches when it comes to deciding what states they'll operate in as their industry faces increased scrutiny.
Many, including market leaders DraftKings, FanDuel and Yahoo, continue to offer their online contests in most states while steering clear of a handful where there are consensus local regulations effectively banning the games.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Kobe Bryant scored 13 points on 4-of-20 shooting after declaring he will retire at the end of the season, and the Indiana Pacers hung on to send his Los Angeles Lakers to their sixth consecutive defeat, 107-103 Sunday night.
Paul George scored the Pacers' final 11 points in the last 1:27, finishing with 39 as Indiana opened a four-game West Coast road trip with its fifth straight victory despite blowing all but one point of a 22-point lead....
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Bryn Forbes scored 18 points and Deyonta Davis had six of his 12 points in a game-ending spurt to help No. 3 Michigan State rally past Providence 77-64 in the championship game of the DirecTV Wooden Legacy on Sunday night.
Denzel Valentine added 17 points, six rebounds and five assists to earn most outstanding player honors, and Eron Harris had 12 points for the Spartans (7-0). They beat Boston College by 31 points in their opener and Boise State...
MORAGA, Calif. (AP) — Emmett Naar scored 17 points and dished out seven assists to help propel undefeated Saint Mary's to a 94-59 win over Cal State Bakersfield on Sunday night.
Evan Fitzner added 16 points and nine rebounds, Jock Landale scored 14 and Joe Rahon had 11 and eight assists for Saint Mary's (4-0), which hit 61 percent of its 57 shots from the field, including 11 of 22 from long range.
The Gaels opened strong, scoring 10 of the first 12...
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Marcus Graves scored 19 points, Cody Demps added 17 and Sacramento held off Pacific, 79-71 Sunday night in the second day of the Sacramento State Invitational.
The game was the first meeting between the schools since 2009.
The Hornets (5-1) bounced back after losing their first game of the season, falling to South Dakota, 96-90 in the opening game of the tournament. Pacific lost both of its tourney games, falling to Eastern...
NEW YORK (AP) — The NFL has moved the Dec. 13 game between New England and Houston to prime time.
Switched from the Sunday night game to 1 p.m. EST is Seattle at Baltimore.
The league routinely switches more attractive Sunday afternoon matches to prime time when the previously scheduled evening game is not as enticing. The Patriots lead the AFC East and the Texans now are tied for the lead in the AFC South.