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  1. Albert Pujols delivers walk-off win after Angels give Padres tough choice
    Mike Oz

    Albert Pujols delivers walk-off win after Angels give Padres tough choice

  2. NHL Three Stars: Beleskey bails out Ducks to take series lead
    Jen Neale

    NHL Three Stars: Beleskey bails out Ducks to take series lead

  3. 10 Degrees: The next baseball revolution is here, and spin is in
    Jeff Passan

    10 Degrees: The next baseball revolution is here, and spin is in

  4. Chris Weidman's critics are missing the boat; UFC middleweight champ is no fluke
    Dave Doyle

    Chris Weidman's critics are missing the boat; UFC middleweight champ is no fluke

  5. Eugenie Bouchard, Vasek Pospisil open their French Open campaigns Tuesday
    Stephanie Myles

    Eugenie Bouchard, Vasek Pospisil open their French Open campaigns Tuesday

  6. Ducks strike quickly; score two goals in 32 seconds against Chicago (Video)
    Josh Cooper

    Ducks strike quickly; score two goals in 32 seconds against Chicago (Video)

  7. Jonathan Toews gives Chicago hope in spite of OT loss
    Josh Cooper

    Jonathan Toews gives Chicago hope in spite of OT loss

  8. Greg Cosell's NFL analysis: Jameis Winston landed with a good coordinator
    Greg Cosell

    Greg Cosell's NFL analysis: Jameis Winston landed with a good coordinator

  9. Matt Beleskey wins Game 5 OT thriller for Ducks after Blackhawks' rally
    Josh Cooper

    Matt Beleskey wins Game 5 OT thriller for Ducks after Blackhawks' rally

  10. Matt Beleskey goes from hidden gem to playoff hero
    Jen Neale

    Matt Beleskey goes from hidden gem to playoff hero

  11. Calgary mayor makes good on playoff bet, belts out 'Frozen' song (Video)
    Josh Cooper

    Calgary mayor makes good on playoff bet, belts out 'Frozen' song (Video)

  12. Did you know? Doubles legend Daniel Nestor had a French Open record that stood for 19 years
    Stephanie Myles

    Did you know? Doubles legend Daniel Nestor had a French Open record that stood for 19 years

  • Key Real players rally round sacked coach Ancelotti

    Key Real players rally round sacked coach Ancelotti

    Some of Real Madrid's key players have rallied around coach Carlo Ancelotti after the Italian was made the scapegoat for a season without major trophies and sacked on Monday. Top scorer Cristiano Ronaldo had already signalled his support for … More »

    Reuters - 9 minutes ago
  • Flamengo sack coach Luxemburgo after 10 months

    Flamengo sack coach Luxemburgo after 10 months

    Flamengo have sacked coach Vanderlei Luxemburgo after a dismal start to the Brazilian championship, the Rio de Janeiro-based club announced. The former Real Madrid and Brazil coach, who took charge 10 months ago, steered Flamengo clear of … More »

    Reuters - 12 minutes ago
  • Di Matteo leaves Schalke after disappointing season

    Di Matteo leaves Schalke after disappointing season

    Schalke 04 coach Roberto Di Matteo left the club on Tuesday after the Italian said a difference of opinion over plans for next season made it impossible for him to see out the remainder of his contract to 2017. The former Chelsea coach took over … More »

    Reuters - 20 minutes ago
  • IOC emerge as clear winners in SportAccord battle

    IOC emerge as clear winners in SportAccord battle

    By Karolos Grohmann BERLIN (Reuters) - The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has emerged as the clear winner in a battle for influence over international sports federations as rival organization SportAccord has been left in tatters. A rare … More »

    Reuters - 26 minutes ago
  • Analysis: IOC emerge as clear winners in SportAccord battle

    By Karolos Grohmann BERLIN (Reuters) - The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has emerged as the clear winner in a battle for influence over international sports federations as rival organisation SportAccord has been left in tatters. A rare … More »

    Reuters - 43 minutes ago
  • Olympics-IOC emerge as clear winners in SportAccord battle

    By Karolos Grohmann BERLIN, May 26 (Reuters) - The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has emerged as the clear winner in a battle for influence over international sports federations as rival organisation SportAccord has been left in tatters. A … More »

    Reuters - 49 minutes ago
  • Pahang-Perspura clash cancelled after visa row

    Pahang's AFC Cup round of 16 clash against Persipura Jayapura was cancelled by the Asian Football Confederation late on Monday after four foreign players from the Malaysian side were denied entry into Indonesia. Pahang blamed the crisis-hit … More »

    Reuters - 1 hour 25 minutes ago
  • Sip slip leaves thirsty Chinese goalie in hot water

    Quenching his thirst while on duty proved costly for Chongqing Lifan goalkeeper Sui Weijie, who has been fined for sipping water as their opponents equalised in a Chinese Super League match, local media reported on Tuesday. Hovering around the … More »

    Reuters - 1 hour 25 minutes ago
  • Spurs ticket sales down after 'circus match' protests

    A Malaysian supporter group's protest against the arrival of English Premier League clubs for lucrative friendly matches appears to have been heard with only 19,000 tickets sold for Tottenham Hotspur's fixture on Wednesday. Spurs arrived in … More »

    Reuters - 1 hour 30 minutes ago
  • Now the hard work begins for promoted Norwich

    Now the hard work begins for promoted Norwich

    By Ken Ferris LONDON (Reuters) - Norwich City may be celebrating promotion back to the Premier League via the playoffs but their ambitious young manager Alex Neil is already thinking about strengthening his squad. … More »

    Reuters - 1 hour 49 minutes ago
  • Mercedes to hold factory inquest after Monaco gaffe

    Mercedes to hold factory inquest after Monaco gaffe

    By Alan Baldwin LONDON (Reuters) - Formula One champions Mercedes will be in full gremlin-hunting mode when they regroup at their factory on Tuesday after committing one of the sport's biggest strategic blunders at the Monaco Grand Prix. Although … More »

    Reuters - 1 hour 52 minutes ago
  • Book your place for another celebration, Mourinho tells fans

    Book your place for another celebration, Mourinho tells fans

    (Reuters) - Thousands of Chelsea fans turning out in west London to celebrate winning the Premier League title on Monday were told to prepare for more success next season by manager Jose Mourinho. Addressing the supporters, Mourinho said: "Thank … More »

    Reuters - 1 hour 54 minutes ago
  • Zimbabwe chief endorses 'safe' tour of Pakistan

    Zimbabwe Cricket (ZC) chairman Wilson Manase has declared Pakistan 'safe' for international cricket after two matches of the five-game tour and urged test-playing nations to revisit their decision to shun the troubled country. Since the 2009 attack … More »

    Reuters - 1 hour 55 minutes ago
  • Drogba may join Lampard and Gerrard in U.S

    Drogba may join Lampard and Gerrard in U.S

    Didier Drogba will not play for another English team when he leaves Chelsea and may follow Frank Lampard and Steven Gerrard by ending his career in the United States. The 37-year-old former Ivory Coast forward played his final game for Chelsea when … More »

    Reuters - 1 hour 56 minutes ago
  • Sharapova and Murray show off title credentials

    Sharapova and Murray show off title credentials

    By Martyn Herman PARIS (Reuters) - Maria Sharapova got back in the groove at her happiest hunting ground while Andy Murray's growing love of clay blossomed as both posted easy first-round wins at the French Open on Monday. Defending champion … More »

    Reuters - 1 hour 59 minutes ago
  • Lee happy to be team player in quest for individual goals

    Lee happy to be team player in quest for individual goals

    By John O'Brien SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Former world number one Lee Chong Wei is by far the biggest name in the Southeast Asian Games' badminton tournament but the Malaysian shuttler is happy to keep his return from a doping ban low-key as he eyes … More »

    Reuters - 2 hours 24 minutes ago
  • Albert Pujols delivers walk-off win after Angels give Padres tough choice

    Albert Pujols delivers walk-off win after Angels give Padres tough choice

    Pitch to Mike Trout? Pitch to Albert Pujols? The Padres didn't choose right. … More »

    Big League Stew - 2 hours 32 minutes ago
  • Curry suffers injury scare as Rockets avoid sweep

    Curry suffers injury scare as Rockets avoid sweep

    (Reuters) - The Golden State Warriors survived a major injury scare to NBA MVP Stephen Curry but still lost the game as a James Harden-inspired Houston Rockets staved off playoff elimination with a 128-115 victory on Monday. Curry went down in the … More »

    Reuters - 2 hours 51 minutes ago
  • Former Ivory Coast coach Renard taking over at Lille

    Former Ivory Coast coach Renard taking over at Lille

    PARIS (Reuters) - Former Ivory Coast coach Herve Renard will take over at Lille from Rene Girard who is leaving by mutual consent after two seasons in charge of the Ligue 1 side. "It's an honour to arrive at a club as prestigious as Lille," Renard … More »

    Reuters - 2 hours 51 minutes ago
  • Games-Lee happy to be team player in quest for individual goals

    By John O'Brien SINGAPORE, May 26 (Reuters) - Former world number one Lee Chong Wei is by far the biggest name in the Southeast Asian Games' badminton tournament but the Malaysian shuttler is happy to keep his return from a doping ban low-key as he … More »

    Reuters - 2 hours 51 minutes ago
  • Real sack coach Ancelotti after mediocre season

    Real sack coach Ancelotti after mediocre season

    By Iain Rogers MADRID (Reuters) - Real Madrid have sacked coach Carlo Ancelotti after the world's richest club by income failed to win major silverware this season and, according to local media, Napoli's Rafa Benitez is the favourite to succeed … More »

    Reuters - 3 hours ago
  • World Series of Poker starts this week with new events

    World Series of Poker starts this week with new events

    If the World Series of Poker is lucky, the popularity of the Las Vegas championship's newest event could cause a poker chip shortage. The 45-year-old event now owned by Caesars Interactive Entertainment Inc. is also spreading the wealth for its … More »

    AP - Sports - 3 hours ago
  • Matt Beleskey goes from hidden gem to playoff hero

    Matt Beleskey goes from hidden gem to playoff hero

    Matt Beleskey goes from hidden gem to playoff hero. … More »

    Puck Daddy - 3 hours ago
  • Analysis: England look up after thrilling Lord's victory

    Analysis: England look up after thrilling Lord's victory

    By Ed Osmond LONDON (Reuters) - When England crumbled to 30 for four on Thursday morning in the first test against New Zealand, their captain Alastair Cook would have been a worried man. Buffeted by weeks of off-field controversy in which coach … More »

    Reuters - 3 hours ago
  • LEADING OFF: Reds skid, Texas rolls, Bradley aims to rebound

    LEADING OFF: Reds skid, Texas rolls, Bradley aims to rebound

    A look at what's happening all around the major leagues today: … More »

    AP - Sports - 3 hours ago
  • Pujols' hit off Kimbrel lifts Angels

    Pujols' hit off Kimbrel lifts Angels

    It's a no-win situation: pitch to reigning AL MVP Mike Trout with the potential winning run at third base and two out in the ninth inning, or walk him intentionally and try your luck with three-time NL MVP Albert Pujols. If I was the manager, I … More »

    AP - Sports - 3 hours ago
  • Watch this fan in an American flag jacket snag a foul ball and dance ridiculously

    Watch this fan in an American flag jacket snag a foul ball and dance ridiculously

    This is the best thing that happened at an MLB park on Memorial Day. … More »

    Big League Stew - 3 hours ago
  • Curry able to return after scary fall

    Curry able to return after scary fall

    When Golden State's Stephen Curry crashed into Trevor Ariza's shoulder, was upended and sent flying toward the court on Monday night against Houston, it felt like forever before he landed. ''That was the worst (fall ever) because you're in the air … More »

    AP - Sports - 3 hours ago
  • MVP Curry takes nasty fall, but returns and is OK as Warriors falls to Rockets 128-115

    MVP Curry takes nasty fall, but returns and is OK as Warriors falls to Rockets 128-115

    When Golden State's Stephen Curry crashed into Trevor Ariza's shoulder, was upended and sent flying toward the court on Monday night against Houston, it felt like forever before he landed. "That was the worst (fall ever) because you're in the air … More »

    The Canadian Press - 3 hours ago
  • Rockets use incredible 1st quarter, Harden's 45 to avoid Warriors sweep

    Rockets use incredible 1st quarter, Harden's 45 to avoid Warriors sweep

    A playoff-record first quarter and a superb night from James Harden kept the Rockets alive, but it could have been much worse for the Warriors. … More »

    Ball Don't Lie - 3 hours ago
  • Jonathan Toews gives Chicago hope in spite of OT loss

    Jonathan Toews gives Chicago hope in spite of OT loss

    Jonathan Toews is the persona of the Chicago Blackhawks. Calm under pressure, confident on and off the ice, he has a motor that doesn’t stop. His tour de force performance at the end of the Blackhawks’ Game 5 OT loss to the Anaheim Ducks showed this. … More »

    Puck Daddy - 3 hours ago
  • Bears release defensive end Ray McDonald after domestic violence arrest in California

    Bears release defensive end Ray McDonald after domestic violence arrest in California

    The Chicago Bears released defensive end Ray McDonald following a domestic violence arrest in Northern California that police say stemmed from an assault on a woman who was holding a baby. McDonald was taken into custody Monday morning on suspicion … More »

    The Canadian Press - 4 hours ago
  • NHL Three Stars: Beleskey bails out Ducks to take series lead

    NHL Three Stars: Beleskey bails out Ducks to take series lead

    NHL Three Stars: Beleskey bails out Ducks to take series lead … More »

    Puck Daddy - 4 hours ago
  • NBA-Curry suffers injury scare as Rockets avoid sweep

    * Curry suffers heavy fall but returns in third quarter * Harden scores 45 points to keep Rockets alive in series (Adds quote) May 25 (Reuters) - The Golden State Warriors survived a major injury scare to NBA MVP Stephen Curry but still lost the … More »

    Reuters - 4 hours ago
  • Beleskey's OT goal puts Ducks up 3-2

    Beleskey's OT goal puts Ducks up 3-2

    The Anaheim Ducks stumbled back to their dressing room after regulation in disbelief. Jonathan Toews had just scored two improbable goals in 72 seconds, and Game 5 of the Western Conference finals was headed into an overtime where everything seemed … More »

    AP - Sports - 4 hours ago
  • Beleskey scores in OT after Toews' late heroics, and Ducks beat Blackhawks 5-4 in wild Game 5

    Beleskey scores in OT after Toews' late heroics, and Ducks beat Blackhawks 5-4 in wild Game 5

    The Anaheim Ducks stumbled back to their dressing room after regulation in disbelief. Jonathan Toews had just scored two improbable goals in 72 seconds, and Game 5 of the Western Conference finals was headed into an overtime where everything seemed … More »

    The Canadian Press - 4 hours ago
  • Harden's 45 help Rockets avoid elimination with 128-115 win over Warriors in Game 4

    Harden's 45 help Rockets avoid elimination with 128-115 win over Warriors in Game 4

    James Harden was not happy after a poor performance in Houston's embarrassing loss to Golden State in Game 3. Harden did just that, scoring a playoff career-high 45 points as the Rockets led from start to finish to avoid elimination in the Western … More »

    The Canadian Press - 4 hours ago
  • Harden has 45 to keep Rockets alive

    Harden has 45 to keep Rockets alive

    James Harden was not happy after a poor performance in Houston's embarrassing loss to Golden State in Game 3. Harden did just that, scoring a playoff career-high 45 points as the Rockets led from start to finish to avoid elimination in the Western … More »

    AP - Sports - 4 hours ago
  • Bears cut McDonald after latest arrest

    Bears cut McDonald after latest arrest

    The Chicago Bears released defensive end Ray McDonald following a domestic violence arrest in Northern California that police say stemmed from an assault on a woman who was holding a baby. McDonald was taken into custody Monday morning on suspicion … More »

    AP - Sports - 4 hours ago
  • Monday's Sports In Brief

    The Chicago Bears released defensive end Ray McDonald following a domestic violence arrest in Northern California that police say stemmed from an assault on a woman who was holding a baby. McDonald was taken into custody Monday on suspicion of … More »

    AP - Sports - 4 hours ago