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Historical starting fives for each Sweet 16 team

What would the Sweet 16 look like with All-Star teams of each school’s alumni? Trying to find the best historical starting five from every team left in this year’s March Madness.

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  • Niskanen’s OT goal lifts Capitals past Devils

    By HOWARD FENDRICH AP Sports Writer WASHINGTON (AP) _ On a quiet night for Alex Ovechkin and Nicklas Backstrom, the Washington Capitals got rare goals from Matt Niskanen, Karl Alzner and Eric Fehr, along with…

  • Bengals sign defensive tackle Pat Sims as free agent

    CINCINNATI (AP) — The Bengals brought back defensive tackle Pat Sims on Thursday, signing him as an unrestricted free agent from Oakland. Sims was Cincinnati’s third-round pick in 2008 and spent five seasons with the…

  • Davis, Jimenez hit grand slams as Brewers beat Mariners 15-1

    PHOENIX (AP) — Khris Davis and Luis Jimenez hit grand slams and the Milwaukee Brewers had another big offensive day in a 15-1 win over a Seattle Mariners split-squad on Thursday. Scooter Gennett and Jonathan…

  • Five Palms wins Santa Anita feature by 4 1/2 lengths

    ARCADIA, Calif. (AP) — Five Palms won the $60,000 feature by 4 1/2 lengths Thursday at Santa Anita. Ridden by Martin Garcia, Five Palms ran seven furlongs in 1:22.29 and paid $4, $3.40 and $2.40…

  • Thursday’s Exhibition Linescores

    At Port Charlotte, Fla. New York (A) 010 200 101—5 9 1 Tampa Bay 010 022 10x—6 10 1 Warren, J.Ramirez (4), C.Martin (6), D.Burawa (7), T.Webb (8) and J.Murphy, E.Rodriguez; Norberto, Balfour (3), Jepsen…

  • Diamondbacks 3, Padres 3, tie, 10 innings,

    San Diego Arizona ab r h bi ab r h bi Myers cf 3 1 0 0 Pollock cf 4 0 2 2 T.Jankowski cf 1 0 1 0 Buss rf 1 0 1 0…

  • Diamondbacks 3, Padres 3, tie, 10 innings,

    San Diego Arizona ab r h bi ab r h bi Myers cf 3 1 0 0 Pollock cf 4 0 2 2 T.Jankowski cf 1 0 1 0 Buss rf 1 0 1 0…

  • Woman testifies about gifts from ex-owner of Clippers

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — The woman who recorded Donald Sterling’s racially offensive remarks says she loved him and called him her hubby, but they never had a romance. V. Stiviano testified Thursday in Los Angeles…

  • Thursday’s Exhibition Linescores

    At Port Charlotte, Fla. New York (A) 010 200 101—5 9 1 Tampa Bay 010 022 10x—6 10 1 Warren, J.Ramirez (4), C.Martin (6), D.Burawa (7), T.Webb (8) and J.Murphy, E.Rodriguez; Norberto, Balfour (3), Jepsen…

  • Hernandez throws 6 sharp innings in Mariners’ loss to Royals

    PEORIA, Ariz. (AP) — Felix Hernandez pitched two-hit ball for six innings in his longest outing of the spring Thursday as a split squad of Seattle Mariners lost to the Kansas City Royals 3-0. Hernandez,…

  • Dodgers 9, White Sox 6

    Los Angeles Chicago ab r h bi ab r h bi Rollins ss 4 2 2 4 M.Johnson 2b 5 0 0 0 Barney ss 1 0 0 0 Al.Ramirez ss 3 1 1 1…

  • Dodgers 9, White Sox 6

    Los Angeles Chicago ab r h bi ab r h bi Rollins ss 4 2 2 4 M.Johnson 2b 5 0 0 0 Barney ss 1 0 0 0 Al.Ramirez ss 3 1 1 1…

  • Reds’ home runs sink Salazar and the Indians 13-2

    GOODYEAR, Ariz. (AP) — Todd Frazier and Devin Mesoraco homered off Danny Salazar to lead the Cincinnati Reds to a 13-2 win over the Cleveland Indians on Thursday. Joey Votto drove in three runs with…

  • Ortiz, Napoli return as Red Sox beat Twins 5-4

    FORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) — David Ortiz was 0 for 3 in his return to Boston’s lineup after a nine-day absence, and the Red Sox beat the Minnesota Twins 5-4 Thursday. Bothered by a cold…

  • Wednesday’s Sports Transactions

    BASEBALL American League BOSTON RED SOX — Optioned OF Bryce Brentz, 3B-OF Garin Cecchini and RHPs Heath Hembree and Zeke Spruill to Pawtucket (IL). Reassigned LHP Henry Owens to their minor league camp. Released RHP…