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  1. Sources: Pelicans interview Jeff Van Gundy for coaching vacancy
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    Sources: Pelicans interview Jeff Van Gundy for coaching vacancy

  2. Derick Brassard gets the push he needs for playoff success
    Greg Wyshynski

    Derick Brassard gets the push he needs for playoff success

  3. Is Western Conference Final Game 7 inevitable for Ducks and Hawks?
    Josh Cooper

    Is Western Conference Final Game 7 inevitable for Ducks and Hawks?

  4. Blackhawks fan files lawsuit; alleges drunken Kings fans beat him up in 2014 playoffs
    Josh Cooper

    Blackhawks fan files lawsuit; alleges drunken Kings fans beat him up in 2014 playoffs

  5. Will investigation bring real change to FIFA?
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    Will investigation bring real change to FIFA?

  6. FIFA's latest corruption scandal exposed by nailing weakest links
    Eoin O’Callaghan

    FIFA's latest corruption scandal exposed by nailing weakest links

  7. Bears chairman George McCaskey addresses Ray McDonald situation
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    Bears chairman George McCaskey addresses Ray McDonald situation

  8. Can the Twins keep defying the odds?
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    Can the Twins keep defying the odds?

  9. 'Entourage' creator: Eli Manning stiffed us on a cameo, Tom Brady subbed in
    Jay Busbee

    'Entourage' creator: Eli Manning stiffed us on a cameo, Tom Brady subbed in

  10. It didn't work out, but it was worth a French Open singles try for Vasek Pospisil
    Stephanie Myles

    It didn't work out, but it was worth a French Open singles try for Vasek Pospisil

  11. Journal de Montreal's Marc de Foy makes gay joke about Michael Sam, apologizes
    Andrew Bucholtz

    Journal de Montreal's Marc de Foy makes gay joke about Michael Sam, apologizes

  12. FIFA indictment: Seedy inner workings and how one bribe led to the next
    Jay Hart

    FIFA indictment: Seedy inner workings and how one bribe led to the next

  • NFL-National Football League roundup

    Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson is a no-show at team workouts, but coach Mike Zimmer continues to send the message stated by members of the franchise that Minnesota is the only football option for the All-Pro back. Peterson, 30, said … More »

    Reuters - 4 minutes 21 seconds ago
  • Big 12 schools could face big penalties for court storming

    IRVING, Texas (AP) -- The Big 12 Conference has passed a measure under which schools could face fines or even the loss of future home games for failing to control fans who storm courts or rush fields after games. … More »

    AP - Sports - 5 minutes ago
  • Former Mizzou teammates of Michael Sam now with Edmonton are excited he's in CFL

    Former Mizzou teammates of Michael Sam now with Edmonton are excited he's in CFL

    Kendial Lawrence and James Franklin's comments about Michael Sam dispel fears he's a distraction. … More »

    55 Yard Line - 8 minutes ago
  • Peyton Manning adjusting to new offense in Denver

    Peyton Manning adjusting to new offense in Denver

    Shortly after the Denver Broncos received new orange T-shirts reading ''Keep Your Feet,'' the most expensive ones on the field got tangled. When Peyton Manning took the snap and turned to hand off, the quarterback and the football both hit the … More »

    AP - Sports - 8 minutes ago
  • Bacca proves too hot to handle for plucky Dnipro

    By Toby Davis WARSAW (Reuters) - Sevilla's Carlos Bacca is a striker at the peak of his powers and no amount of preparation by Dnipro Dnipropetrovsk coach Myron Markevych could stop the Colombian making his mark in Wednesday's Europa League final. … More »

    Reuters - 21 minutes ago
  • Local boy Krychowiak shows his potential for Sevilla in Warsaw

    Local boy Krychowiak shows his potential for Sevilla in Warsaw

    By Adrian Krajewski WARSAW (Reuters) - Sevilla's Europa League victory was all the sweeter for the locals packed into Warsaw's National Stadium on Wednesday because of the coming of age of a player they hope will be Poland's next big international … More »

    Reuters - 25 minutes ago
  • Canadiens prospect Gregoire gives up award to help runner-up Talbot-Tassi

    Canadiens prospect Gregoire gives up award to help runner-up Talbot-Tassi

    When Jeremy Gregoire won his second $6,000 scholarship, he decided to give it to someone else deserving. … More »

    Buzzing The Net - 26 minutes ago
  • NZ watchful as FIFA scandal strikes ahead of under-20 World Cup

    New Zealand Football executives have labelled the corruption controversy embroiling world soccer's governing body FIFA as "serious" and said they were "monitoring the situation" ahead of the under-20 World Cup. The tournament begins in New Zealand … More »

    Reuters - 33 minutes ago
  • Bacca double helps Sevilla clinch Europa League

    Bacca double helps Sevilla clinch Europa League

    By Toby Davis WARSAW (Reuters) - Sevilla retained their Europa League title and lifted the trophy for a record fourth time amid a cascade of tears and ticker tape after securing a 3-2 victory over Dnipro Dnipropetrovsk in Wednesday's final. Carlos … More »

    Reuters - 41 minutes ago
  • Son of Lions' Grey Cup winner looking to make impression ahead of training camp

    Son of Lions' Grey Cup winner looking to make impression ahead of training camp

    Maxx Forde was in the building when the B.C. Lions hoisted the 1994 Grey Cup. The club's seventh-round pick at the this year's CFL draft is the son of Montreal native and former Lions linebacker Brian Forde, a member of the '94 team that won the … More »

    The Canadian Press - 41 minutes ago
  • THE LATEST: English football chairman says Blatter must go

    THE LATEST: English football chairman says Blatter must go

    The Latest on FIFA developments: --- 12:50 a.m. (0050 GMT, 6:50 p.m. EDT.) The chairman of the English Football Association says FIFA President Sepp Blatter should leave his job immediately in the wake of the string of corruption arrests of some of … More »

    AP - Sports - 44 minutes ago
  • Marshall meshing with Jets, looking to prove himself again

    Marshall meshing with Jets, looking to prove himself again

    Brandon Marshall insists he didn't need a fresh start, a departure from a suddenly decaying situation with the Chicago Bears. ''I mean, it's so competitive, and it's tough to create that in the offseason.'' Social media certainly makes it easier … More »

    AP - Sports - 45 minutes ago
  • McMurray crew chief on probation for '15

    McMurray crew chief on probation for '15

    NASCAR penalized three teams Wednesday for infractions at Charlotte Motor Speedway. Matt McCall, crew chief for Jamie McMurray, was placed on probation through Dec. 31 for a P2 penalty because the right rear quarter panel wheel opening had been … More »

    AP - Sports - 52 minutes ago
  • Cespedes' 3-run homer gets Tigers by A's

    Cespedes' 3-run homer gets Tigers by A's

    Yoenis Cespedes homered with two outs in the fifth inning to break a scoreless tie against his former team and six Detroit pitchers combined on an six-hitter to lead the Tigers to a 3-2 win over the Oakland Athletics on Wednesday. Cespedes hit a … More »

    AP - Sports - 52 minutes ago
  • How FIFA works: from the congress to executive committee

    How FIFA works: from the congress to executive committee

    From its sleek headquarters in Zurich, FIFA has become a financial giant under Sepp Blatter. During his 17-year presidency, FIFA has generated more than $13 billion in revenue, according to an Associated Press review of the governing body's … More »

    AP - Sports - 53 minutes ago
  • Cardinals 1B Adams may need quad surgery

    Cardinals 1B Adams may need quad surgery

    St. Louis Cardinals first baseman Matt Adams will be out indefinitely with a strained right quadriceps, an injury that could require surgery. ''It's going to be a while,'' general manager John Mozeliak said Wednesday. ''Hopefully, in the next … More »

    AP - Sports - 55 minutes ago
  • $150M in bribes, dozen schemes: US prosecutors' FIFA case

    $150M in bribes, dozen schemes: US prosecutors' FIFA case

    In accusing soccer federation leaders of tarnishing the sport by taking $150 million in bribes and payoffs, U.S. prosecutors laid out a sweeping corruption case that hinges on the testimony of insiders, including some who have agreed to cooperate in … More »

    AP - Sports - 56 minutes ago
  • Ex-FIFA vice-president Warner arrested in Trinidad, granted $2.5M bail in US corruption case

    Ex-FIFA vice-president Warner arrested in Trinidad, granted $2.5M bail in US corruption case

    PORT-OF-SPAIN, Trinidad - Former FIFA vice-president Jack Warner was expected to spend Wednesday night in jail after surrendering to face an arrest warrant issued at the request of U.S. authorities, who filed corruption charges against him and 13 … More »

    The Canadian Press - 1 hour 2 minutes ago
  • Analysis - Quality shines through as Sevilla triumph over Dnipro

    Analysis - Quality shines through as Sevilla triumph over Dnipro

    By Patrick Graham WARSAW (Reuters) - In the end the harsh realities of a gap in class, budgets and big time experience came to bear on Wednesday's Europa League final as favourites and holders Sevilla retained the trophy. But it was not before … More »

    Reuters - 1 hour 4 minutes ago
  • Baseball-Highlights of Wednesday's early Major League games

    Highlights of Wednesday's early Major League baseball games: - - - Yankees 4, Royals 2 Alex Rodriguez moved past Hall of Famer Lou Gehrig into third place on the all-time RBI list with a three-run homer in the bottom of the third inning and the … More »

    Reuters - 1 hour 5 minutes ago
  • 5 SEC teams ready to start Women's College World Series play

    5 SEC teams ready to start Women's College World Series play

    The Women's College World Series will look a lot like the Southeastern Conference tournament. Five of the eight teams - Florida, Alabama, Auburn, LSU and Tennessee - are from the SEC. As one reporter said, ''Welcome to SEC Media Day.'' ''It's so … More »

    AP - Sports - 1 hour 5 minutes ago
  • Sources: Pelicans interview Jeff Van Gundy for coaching vacancy

    Sources: Pelicans interview Jeff Van Gundy for coaching vacancy

    Van Gundy and New Orleans officials met in the Bay Area on Tuesday. … More »

    Yahoo Sports - 1 hour 6 minutes ago
  • Indianapolis signs 1st-round draft pick Phillip Dorsett

    Receiver Phillip Dorsett has a lot of work to do this offseason. First, he needs to learn the Colts' playbook, then he wants to develop a rapport with Andrew Luck, and only then will he ponder how to spend his first big paycheck. As the Colts … More »

    AP - Sports - 1 hour 6 minutes ago
  • Nelson Cruz blasts home run into the Rays Touch Tank in right center

    Nelson Cruz blasts home run into the Rays Touch Tank in right center

    No animals were harmed during this Nelson Cruz blast, we think. … More »

    Big League Stew - 1 hour 9 minutes ago
  • Correia: I hope Rousey doesn't kill herself after the fight

    Correia: I hope Rousey doesn't kill herself after the fight

    Bethe Correia crossed the trash-talking line while trying to goad Ronda Rousey during a recent interview. … More »

    Cagewriter - 1 hour 10 minutes ago
  • Quality shines through as Sevilla triumph over Dnipro

    By Patrick Graham WARSAW, May 27 (Reuters) - In the end the harsh realities of a gap in class, budgets and big time experience came to bear on Wednesday's Europa League final as favourites and holders Sevilla retained the trophy. At times, the … More »

    Reuters - 1 hour 11 minutes ago
  • Griner: Fellow WNBA players want her to appeal suspension

    Brittney Griner has been hearing from players around the WNBA who would like her to change her mind and appeal her seven-game suspension for a domestic violence incident involving her partner Glory Johnson, also a player in the league. The Phoenix … More »

    AP - Sports - 1 hour 12 minutes ago
  • Orioles designate De Aza for assignment; Flaherty in lineup

    Baltimore outfielder Alejandro De Aza was designated for assignment Wednesday before the Orioles' game against the Astros. Infielder Ryan Flaherty was activated from the 15-day disabled list after a right groin strain. Flaherty was back in the … More »

    AP - Sports - 1 hour 12 minutes ago
  • Former FIFA VP Jack Warner surrenders - LA Times

    Former FIFA VP Jack Warner surrenders - LA Times

    (Reuters) - Former FIFA vice president Jack Warner surrendered after being accused on corruption charges, the Los Angeles Times reported, citing a spokeswoman for the Trinidad and Tobago Police Service. Warner, who is among the nine FIFA officials … More »

    Reuters - 1 hour 13 minutes ago
  • FIFA indictment: Seedy inner workings and how one bribe led to the next

    FIFA indictment: Seedy inner workings and how one bribe led to the next

    The 164-page indictment is filled with the seedy inner workings of soccer's power brokers, who exploited their positions to line their own pockets with not hundreds, not thousands, but millions of dollars. … More »

    Yahoo Sports - 1 hour 18 minutes ago
  • Oklahoma's Chamberlain, Florida's Haeger lead All-Americans

    Lauren Chamberlain's team didn't reach the Women's College World Series. Oklahoma's star still has much to show for her final season. Chamberlain finished her career with a .960 slugging percentage, the best in NCAA history. … More »

    AP - Sports - 1 hour 19 minutes ago
  • Football sponsors dismayed by corruption allegations at FIFA

    By Anjali Athavaley NEW YORK (Reuters) - World Cup sponsor Nike Inc said on Wednesday it was cooperating with authorities after bribery and corruption charges against senior FIFA officials were announced by U.S. prosecutors and arrests were made in … More »

    Reuters - 1 hour 29 minutes ago
  • Jaguars tight end Lewis welcomes new role, accepts pay cut

    Tight end Marcedes Lewis knew his role would change after the Jacksonville Jaguars signed free agent Julius Thomas in March. Lewis' salary ended up getting modified, too. Lewis restructured the final year of his contract, taking a significant pay … More »

    AP - Sports - 1 hour 32 minutes ago
  • Vogelsong helps Giants sweep Brewers

    Vogelsong helps Giants sweep Brewers

    Solid starting pitching and timely hitting have helped the San Francisco Giants get over a slow start in April to edge back toward the top of the NL West standings. No starter has benefited more from the surge than Ryan Vogelsong. The veteran … More »

    AP - Sports - 1 hour 32 minutes ago
  • McClain latest Cowboy absent from OTAs

    McClain latest Cowboy absent from OTAs

    The Cowboys figured they would be without receiver Dez Bryant most of the offseason because of the star receiver's contract situation. Now Dallas is adding linebacker Rolando McClain to the missing list for spring workouts after arthroscopic … More »

    AP - Sports - 1 hour 37 minutes ago
  • Syndergaard homers, pitches Mets to win

    Syndergaard homers, pitches Mets to win

    Noah Syndergaard took care of birthday gifts for his dad and manager with one scintillating start. The Mets' prized prospect pitched six-hit ball into the eighth inning and connected for his first major league home run, and the New York Mets beat … More »

    AP - Sports - 1 hour 39 minutes ago
  • A-Rod breaks Gehrig's AL RBI mark in win

    A-Rod breaks Gehrig's AL RBI mark in win

    Alex Rodriguez checked off another age-old milestone in a comeback season that's surpassing almost anyone's expectations. The three-time MVP hit a three-run homer to break Lou Gehrig's American League record for RBIs, and the New York Yankees beat … More »

    AP - Sports - 1 hour 40 minutes ago
  • Argos cautious with Ricky Ray as star quarterback recovers from surgery

    Argos cautious with Ricky Ray as star quarterback recovers from surgery

    The Toronto Argonauts opened rookie camp Wednesday with no definite timetable regarding the return of veteran quarterback Ricky Ray. Ray, 35, threw a football before Wednesday's practice for the first time since his surgery. Ray said he began … More »

    The Canadian Press - 1 hour 40 minutes ago
  • Sabres interview ex-Pens coach Bylsma

    Former Pittsburgh Penguins coach Dan Bylsma interviewed for the Buffalo Sabres' vacancy Wednesday. A person familiar with the discussions told The Associated Press the talks took place in Buffalo and included Sabres owners Terry and Kim Pegula and … More »

    AP - Sports - 1 hour 49 minutes ago
  • Person familiar with discussions: Sabres interviewed former Penguins coach Dan Bylsma

    Person familiar with discussions: Sabres interviewed former Penguins coach Dan Bylsma

    Former Pittsburgh Penguins coach Dan Bylsma interviewed for the Buffalo Sabres' vacancy Wednesday. A person familiar with the discussions told The Associated Press the talks took place in Buffalo and included Sabres owners Terry and Kim Pegula and … More »

    The Canadian Press - 1 hour 49 minutes ago