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  1. Slava Voynov taken into custody by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement
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    Slava Voynov taken into custody by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement

  2. The arrogance of Roger Goodell
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    The arrogance of Roger Goodell

  3. Did Brady ruling affect stock prices too?
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    Did Brady ruling affect stock prices too?

  4. Toronto's Adil Shamasdin pulls off a big upset in the first round of US Open doubles
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    Toronto's Adil Shamasdin pulls off a big upset in the first round of US Open doubles

  5. Pass or Fail: New York Islanders leaked black and white alternate jersey
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    Pass or Fail: New York Islanders leaked black and white alternate jersey

  6. Puck Daddy’s Atlantic division preview
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    Puck Daddy’s Atlantic division preview

  7. Daily Dime: Eight hitters under a blood red sky
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    Daily Dime: Eight hitters under a blood red sky

  8. Conor McGregor's latest boast: He'd sell out Cowboys Stadium by himself
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    Conor McGregor's latest boast: He'd sell out Cowboys Stadium by himself

  9. Jonathan Toews on Patrick Kane situation: 'You stay together as a team'
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    Jonathan Toews on Patrick Kane situation: 'You stay together as a team'

  10. College football bets - Week 1
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    College football bets - Week 1

  11. Former Jets player doesn't expect Rex Ryan to change in Buffalo
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    Former Jets player doesn't expect Rex Ryan to change in Buffalo

  12. Henrik Zetterberg says it was time for Mike Babcock to go
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    Henrik Zetterberg says it was time for Mike Babcock to go

  • Canada earns second straight win at FIBA Americas, down Venezuela 82-62

    Nik Stauskas had a team-high 16 points as Canada earned its second straight victory at the FIBA Americas men's basketball championship, downing Venezuela 82-62 on Thursday. Kelly Olynyk dropped 14 points, Andrew Wiggins had 13 while Cory Joseph and … More »

    The Canadian Press - 4 minutes 6 seconds ago
  • Vandersloot sparks Chicago Sky rout of Liberty 82-60

    Vandersloot sparks Chicago Sky rout of Liberty 82-60

    NEW YORK (AP) -- Courtney Vandersloot scored 21 points and Elena Delle Donne and Allie Quigley added 19 apiece as the Chicago Sky rolled to an 82-60 win over the New York Liberty on Thursday night. … More »

    AP - Sports - 5 minutes ago
  • Rudock starts at quarterback for Michigan against Utah

    Rudock starts at quarterback for Michigan against Utah

    SALT LAKE CITY (AP) -- Jake Rudock started for Michigan at quarterback against Utah on Thursday night. … More »

    AP - Sports - 8 minutes ago
  • Murray overcomes two-set deficit in New York heat

    Murray overcomes two-set deficit in New York heat

    By Larry Fine NEW YORK (Reuters) - Andy Murray made another of his trademark stirring fightbacks as the third-seeded Scot powered past Frenchman Adrian Mannarino after dropping the first two sets of their second round encounter at a sweltering U.S. … More »

    Reuters - 10 minutes ago
  • Mayor gives 'word' at rally touting stadium progress

    ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Mayor Francis Slay attended a rally touting progress of a task force to develop a new stadium on the downtown riverfront, giving fans his ''word'' there would be a new stadium and the Rams would be playing in it. … More »

    AP - Sports - 11 minutes ago
  • 'Deflategate' unlikely to harm NFL brand, experts say

    The National Football League has managed to flourish through a number of highly-publicized fiascoes in recent years and sports experts expect more of the same despite a months-long battle with its most popular player. Quarterback Tom Brady had his … More »

    Reuters - 11 minutes ago
  • ESPN pulls Schilling off air for next month after anti-Muslim tweet

    ESPN pulls Schilling off air for next month after anti-Muslim tweet

    ESPN says commentator Curt Schilling won't appear on the air for the next month in the wake of his anti-Muslim tweet. ESPN said Thursday that Schilling won't be on telecasts for the rest of the regular season or the American League wild-card game … More »

    The Canadian Press - 15 minutes ago
  • Tennis-Murray overcomes two-set deficit in New York heat

    By Larry Fine NEW YORK (Reuters) - Andy Murray made another of his trademark stirring fightbacks as the third-seeded Scot powered past Frenchman Adrian Mannarino after dropping the first two sets of their second round encounter at a sweltering U.S. … More »

    Reuters - 15 minutes ago
  • Stars' owner won't face fine increase

    KAMLOOPS, British Columbia (AP) -- A British Columbia appeals court judge has denied a prosecution request to increase Dallas Stars owner Tom Gaglardi's $140,000 fine for polluting a lake during renovations on his Kamloops vacation property. … More »

    AP - Sports - 17 minutes ago
  • 2 INTs in end zone lift Gamecocks by UNC

    2 INTs in end zone lift Gamecocks by UNC

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) -- Shon Carson ran for 75 yards and a touchdown, linebacker Skai Moore intercepted two passes in the end zone and South Carolina defeated border state rival North Carolina 17-13 on Thursday night. … More »

    AP - Sports - 17 minutes ago
  • Judge erases Brady ban, NFL appeals

    Judge erases Brady ban, NFL appeals

    Tom Brady learned Thursday he will start the season on the field after a judge lifted the league's four-game suspension of the star quarterback for a scandal over deflated footballs, saying he was treated unfairly by NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell. … More »

    AP - Sports - 21 minutes ago
  • Hewitt rallies but loses last Open match

    Hewitt rallies but loses last Open match

    Lleyton Hewitt couldn't keep his last U.S. Open going a little longer. The 2001 champ rallied from two sets down and had a pair of match points but wasn't able to complete the comeback, losing to fellow Australian Bernard Tomic 6-3, 6-2, 3-6, 5-7, … More »

    AP - Sports - 28 minutes ago
  • Federer express rushes to third round appointment

    Federer express rushes to third round appointment

    By Larry Fine NEW YORK (Reuters) - Grand slam king Roger Federer kept up his sprint through the early rounds of the U.S. Open by steamrolling Steve Darcis of Belgium 6-1 6-2 6-1 to reach the third round of the year's final grand slam. Second seed … More »

    Reuters - 29 minutes ago
  • ESPN pulls Schilling for month for tweet

    ESPN pulls Schilling for month for tweet

    ESPN says commentator Curt Schilling won't appear on the air for the next month in the wake of his anti-Muslim tweet. ESPN said Thursday that Schilling won't be on telecasts for the rest of the regular season or the American League wild-card game … More »

    AP - Sports - 31 minutes ago
  • Tennis-Federer express rushes to third round appointment

    By Larry Fine NEW YORK, Sept 3 (Reuters) - Grand slam king Roger Federer kept up his sprint through the early rounds of the U.S. Open by steamrolling Steve Darcis of Belgium 6-1 6-2 6-1 to reach the third round of the year's final grand slam. … More »

    Reuters - 33 minutes ago
  • Santa Clara Hall of Famer Young dies

    QUINCY, Calif. (AP) -- Jim Young, a member of the only Santa Clara University basketball team to reach the Final Four in 1952, has died. He was 82. … More »

    AP - Sports - 35 minutes ago
  • Halep, Wawrinka beat the heat while Sock wilts

    Halep, Wawrinka beat the heat while Sock wilts

    By Steve Keating NEW YORK (Reuters) - Simona Halep and Stan Wawrinka beat the heat with straight-sets wins to reach the third round of a sweltering U.S. Open on Thursday while American hope Jack Sock wilted under the punishing conditions, … More »

    Reuters - 39 minutes ago
  • Murray drops first 2 sets but advances

    Murray drops first 2 sets but advances

    Before they stepped on court, there was nothing to suggest Andy Murray would have any trouble against Adrian Mannarino in the U.S. Open's second round. Murray, after all, is seeded No. 3, owns two major championships including at Flushing Meadows … More »

    AP - Sports - 40 minutes ago
  • Lincecum facing 5 months of rehab

    San Francisco Giants pitcher Tim Lincecum had surgery on his left hip Thursday and will need five months of rehab to be ready for the 2016 season. The operation on the two-time National League Cy Young Award winner was performed in Vail, Colo., by … More »

    AP - Sports - 45 minutes ago
  • No 300K fine for NHL owner who damaged B.C. fish habitat: B.C. Supreme Court

    Prosecutors in British Columbia have failed to persuade a judge to increase a fine against the owner of the NHL's Dallas Stars for damaging fish habitat in the province's Interior. Tom Gaglardi and his company, Northland Properties, were convicted … More »

    The Canadian Press - 45 minutes ago
  • Makeover has Mets primed for playoff run

    Makeover has Mets primed for playoff run

    David Wright can hardly contain his excitement. Thanks to a dramatic summer makeover, the New York Mets are pushing hard toward their first playoff appearance in nine years - with their captain aboard for the ride. ''Every game is a big game from … More »

    AP - Sports - 49 minutes ago
  • Ailing Errani blames AC at US Open

    Ailing Errani blames AC at US Open

    Sara Errani figures she knows the real culprit for the dizziness, sore throat and general weakness that nearly cost her a match at the U.S. Open on Thursday: air conditioning. The 16th-seeded Italian, who has been the runner-up at the French Open … More »

    AP - Sports - 49 minutes ago
  • Toronto's Adil Shamasdin pulls off a big upset in the first round of US Open doubles

    Toronto's Adil Shamasdin pulls off a big upset in the first round of US Open doubles

    The 33-year-old, unheralded doubles specialist from Toronto, with a new partner, upset the No. 10 seeds in the first round of the US Open doubles Thursday. … More »

    Eh Game - 52 minutes ago
  • Tennis-Halep, Wawrinka beat the heat while Sock wilts

    * Murray rallies for five-set win * Konta delivers sizzling upset (Adds later matches, quotes, detail) By Steve Keating NEW YORK, Sept 3 (Reuters) - Simona Halep and Stan Wawrinka beat the heat with straight-sets wins to reach the third round of … More »

    Reuters - 53 minutes ago
  • Petersen returns to Boise as Huskies face No. 23 Broncos

    Petersen returns to Boise as Huskies face No. 23 Broncos

    When Boise State lined up the home game with Washington the thinking was it would be the most anticipated nonconference matchup in school history. It's here, but with a twist: Chris Petersen, the Boise State coach then, is the Washington coach now. … More »

    AP - Sports - 1 hour 3 minutes ago
  • Buccaneers starting G Gilkey carted off

    MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. (AP) -- Tampa Bay Buccaneers starting guard Garrett Gilkey has been carted off the field with a left knee injury in the second quarter against Miami. … More »

    AP - Sports - 1 hour 15 minutes ago
  • Harbaugh's here! Michigan's most interesting man debuts

    Harbaugh's here! Michigan's most interesting man debuts

    A little less than two hours before kickoff, Jim Harbaugh stepped out of the locker room at Rice-Eccles Stadium, chatted with his wife and a couple friends behind the end zone and then ducked back under the bleachers. It has been 247 days since … More »

    AP - Sports - 1 hour 15 minutes ago
  • Pass or Fail: New York Islanders leaked black and white alternate jersey

    Pass or Fail: New York Islanders leaked black and white alternate jersey

    If you thought the New York Islanders would have some sort of hipster-like jersey for their first year in Brooklyn, you were so incredibly right. … More »

    Puck Daddy - 1 hour 17 minutes ago
  • US roster spots up for grabs vs. Peru

    US roster spots up for grabs vs. Peru

    U.S. center back John Brooks plays in Germany's top pro league and has even scored a winning goal in a World Cup match. The U.S. performed unevenly in the regional tournament and suffered a disappointing semifinal exit against Jamaica, forcing the … More »

    AP - Sports - 1 hour 17 minutes ago
  • What's in an MLB player's locker? Hunter Pence's girlfriend investigates

    What's in an MLB player's locker? Hunter Pence's girlfriend investigates

    Ever wonder what the average player might accumulate over the course of a season? … More »

    Big League Stew - 1 hour 21 minutes ago
  • Did Brady ruling affect stock prices too?

    Did Brady ruling affect stock prices too?

    Boston Beer Co. Inc. (NYSE: SAM) experienced a surge in share price Thursday morning, coinciding with the news of New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady being vindicated by Judge Richard M. Berman. … More »

    Yahoo Sports Videos - 1 hour 23 minutes ago
  • Conor McGregor's latest boast: He'd sell out Cowboys Stadium by himself

    Conor McGregor's latest boast: He'd sell out Cowboys Stadium by himself

    McGregor has plans to move up to lightweight after his fight with Jose Aldo at UFC 194. … More »

    Yahoo Sports - 1 hour 28 minutes ago
  • Tom Brady not in uniform for Patriots game

    FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) -- Tom Brady was not in uniform Thursday night for the New England Patriots' final preseason game, against the New York Giants. … More »

    AP - Sports - 1 hour 29 minutes ago
  • College football bets - Week 1

    College football bets - Week 1

    With the college football season getting underway, Yahoo Sports' Graham Watson and Shaun King place their bets on some of the weekend's top games - including Texas-Notre Dame, Penn State-Temple and Virginia-UCLA. … More »

    Yahoo Sports Videos - 1 hour 29 minutes ago
  • Twins lose wild-card ground, Perkins out

    Twins lose wild-card ground, Perkins out

    Minus closer Glen Perkins and set to start a nine-game road trip, the Minnesota Twins can't afford any mistakes if they want to remain in the AL wild-card race. A steady bullpen that's helped Minnesota stay close slipped up Thursday. J.B. Shuck's … More »

    AP - Sports - 1 hour 34 minutes ago
  • NBA-National Basketball Association roundup

    Sept 3 (The Sports Xchange) - Utah Jazz guard Dante Exum had surgery to repair a torn ACL in his left knee on Thursday. The procedure was performed by Dr. Neal S. ElAttrache of Kerlan-Jobe Orthopaedic Clinic in Los Angeles. Exum will return to Salt … More »

    Reuters - 1 hour 41 minutes ago
  • Broncos S Ward suspended for opener

    Broncos S Ward suspended for opener

    Pro Bowl safety T.J. Ward has been suspended for Denver's opener against Baltimore over a nightclub incident that happened more than 15 months ago. Ward was charged with misdemeanor assault and disturbing the peace for allegedly throwing a glass … More »

    AP - Sports - 1 hour 44 minutes ago
  • A Natural, indeed: Robert Redford reflects on playing ball in 'The Natural'

    A Natural, indeed: Robert Redford reflects on playing ball in 'The Natural'

    The iconic actor played baseball for real in the movie, and it's one of his favorite memories of "The Natural." … More »

    Big League Stew - 1 hour 44 minutes ago
  • NFL-National Football League roundup

    Sept 3 (The Sports Xchange) - New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady's four-game suspension was nullified by U.S. District Court Judge Richard M. Berman on Thursday. The action clears Brady to get back to football and his starting job with the … More »

    Reuters - 1 hour 46 minutes ago
  • Serena show again headlines U.S. Open

    Serena show again headlines U.S. Open

    The Serena Williams juggernaut rolls into the third round of the U.S. Open on Friday as the American world number one continues her bid to complete a rare calendar grand slam of the coveted singles titles. Aiming to become just the fourth woman to … More »

    Reuters - 1 hour 48 minutes ago