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  1. Three Canadians will vie for French Open junior girls title
    Stephanie Myles

    Three Canadians will vie for French Open junior girls title

  2. NHL Three Stars: Bishop blanks Blueshirts 2-0 for SCF berth
    Jen Neale

    NHL Three Stars: Bishop blanks Blueshirts 2-0 for SCF berth

  3. Ben Bishop sends Tampa to Stanley Cup Final with Game 7 shutout
    Josh Cooper

    Ben Bishop sends Tampa to Stanley Cup Final with Game 7 shutout

  4. Tampa Bay celebrates as many Lightning-turned-Rangers look on
    Jen Neale

    Tampa Bay celebrates as many Lightning-turned-Rangers look on

  5. Rangers fan gives amazing Game 7 interview, bought $4.5K tickets 'in hundreds only' (Video)
    Greg Wyshynski

    Rangers fan gives amazing Game 7 interview, bought $4.5K tickets 'in hundreds only' (Video)

  6. Rockets off to Memorial Cup final with rout of exhausted Remparts
    Sunaya Sapurji

    Rockets off to Memorial Cup final with rout of exhausted Remparts

  7. Swagger wins: How the Tampa Bay Lightning grew into champions
    Greg Wyshynski

    Swagger wins: How the Tampa Bay Lightning grew into champions

  8. Daily Dime: Looking at Dallas Keuchel and searching for hitting bargains
    Dalton Del Don

    Daily Dime: Looking at Dallas Keuchel and searching for hitting bargains

  9. Tyler Johnson primed for slumber party in mega-sized Lightning T-shirt (Photo)
    Josh Cooper

    Tyler Johnson primed for slumber party in mega-sized Lightning T-shirt (Photo)

  10. Rangers lament limited chances in Game 7 loss to Lightning
    Sean Leahy

    Rangers lament limited chances in Game 7 loss to Lightning

  11. Ben Bishop over King in Game 7, as Lightning feed off goalie’s effort
    Greg Wyshynski

    Ben Bishop over King in Game 7, as Lightning feed off goalie’s effort

  12. Three Canadian QBs signed, 16 more in camps, but a rule change is still needed
    Andrew Bucholtz

    Three Canadian QBs signed, 16 more in camps, but a rule change is still needed

  • Blatter will not see out term of office, says FA's Dyke

    By Mike Collett LONDON (Reuters) - FIFA president Sepp Blatter will be forced to resign over the corruption scandals swirling around the game's world governing body, English Football Association chairman Greg Dyke told reporters on Saturday. … More »

    Reuters - 9 minutes ago
  • Contador suffers but poised to win Giro

    Contador suffers but poised to win Giro

    (Reuters) - Barring a crash in Sunday's final stage, Alberto Contador is poised to win the Giro d'Italia after the Spaniard limited the damage on the 20th stage, a punishing 199-km trek from Saint-Vincent to Sestriere on Saturday. The Tinkoff-Saxo … More »

    Reuters - 12 minutes ago
  • Walcott starts for Arsenal in FA Cup final against Villa

    Walcott starts for Arsenal in FA Cup final against Villa

    LONDON (Reuters) - England striker Theo Walcott will lead the Arsenal attack against Aston Villa in the FA Cup final at Wembley on Saturday after scoring a Premier League hat-trick against West Bromwich Albion last weekend. Walcott’s inclusion means … More »

    Reuters - 16 minutes ago
  • Cycling-Contador suffers but poised to win Giro

    (Adds quotes) May 30 (Reuters) - Barring a crash in Sunday's final stage, Alberto Contador is poised to win the Giro d'Italia after the Spaniard limited the damage on the 20th stage, a punishing 199-km trek from Saint-Vincent to Sestriere on … More »

    Reuters - 21 minutes ago
  • Former quadriplegic runs, walks to show others they can

    LOS ANGELES (AP) -- - The worst day of Aaron Baker's life wasn't when the then-20-year-old professional motocross racer crashed his bike one spring day in 1999, flew over the handlebars and hit the ground head-first, paralyzing him from the neck … More »

    AP - Sports - 21 minutes ago
  • Nadal crushes Kuznetsov to reach last 16 in style

    Nadal crushes Kuznetsov to reach last 16 in style

    By Martyn Herman PARIS (Reuters) - Rafa Nadal's attempt to win the French Open for a 10th time picked up pace with a 6-1 6-3 6-2 third round demolition of unseeded Russian Andrey Kuznetsov at Roland Garros on Saturday. "Things are going better," … More »

    Reuters - 35 minutes ago
  • Blatter doesn't fear US probe into FIFA

    Blatter doesn't fear US probe into FIFA

    Invigorated by his FIFA election win, Sepp Blatter dismissed any suggestion Saturday that the American investigation into soccer corruption could yet lead to his door. Several senior FIFA officials have been arrested already, but Blatter shrugged … More »

    AP - Sports - 40 minutes ago
  • Tennis-Nadal crushes Kuznetsov to reach last 16 in style

    By Martyn Herman PARIS, May 30 (Reuters) - Rafa Nadal's attempt to win the French Open for a 10th time picked up pace with a 6-1 6-3 6-2 third round demolition of unseeded Russian Andrey Kuznetsov at Roland Garros on Saturday. "Things are going … More »

    Reuters - 1 hour 7 minutes ago
  • Cycling-Contador suffers but poised to win Giro d'Italia

    Barring a crash in Sunday's final stage, Alberto Contador is poised to win the Giro d'Italia after the Spaniard limited the damage on the 20th stage, a punishing 199-km trek from Saint-Vincent to Sestriere on Saturday. The Tinkoff-Saxo rider, who … More »

    Reuters - 1 hour 14 minutes ago
  • Cycling-Road-Giro d'Italia mountain classification after stage 20

    May 30 (Infostrada Sports) - Mountain Classification Giro d'Italia after Stage 20 on Saturday 1. Giovanni Visconti (Italy / Movistar) 125 2. Mikel Landa (Spain / Astana) 122 3. Steven Kruijswijk (Netherlands / LottoNL) 115 4. Benat Intxausti (Spain … More »

    Reuters - 1 hour 14 minutes ago
  • Cycling-Road-Giro d'Italia points classification after stage 20

    May 30 (Infostrada Sports) - Points Classification Giro d'Italia after Stage 20 on Saturday 1. Giacomo Nizzolo (Italy / Trek) 159 2. Sacha Modolo (Italy / Lampre) 142 3. Elia Viviani (Italy / Team Sky) 134 4. Philippe Gilbert (Belgium / BMC Racing) … More »

    Reuters - 1 hour 15 minutes ago
  • Ruthless Djokovic downs Kokkinakis to reach last 16

    Ruthless Djokovic downs Kokkinakis to reach last 16

    By Julien Pretot PARIS (Reuters) - Novak Djokovic continued his smooth progress in his bid for a maiden French Open title with a 6-4 6-4 6-4 win over Australian prodigy Thanasi Kokkinakis to reach the fourth round on Saturday. The world number one … More »

    Reuters - 1 hour 17 minutes ago
  • Cycling-Road-Giro d'Italia classification after stage 20

    May 30 (Infostrada Sports) - Classification from Giro d'Italia after Stage 20 on Saturday 1. Alberto Contador (Spain / Tinkoff - Saxo) 84:03:30" 2. Fabio Aru (Italy / Astana) +2:02" 3. Mikel Landa (Spain / Astana) +3:14" 4. Andrey Amador (Costa Rica … More »

    Reuters - 1 hour 20 minutes ago
  • Tennis-Ruthless Djokovic downs Kokkinakis to reach last 16

    By Julien Pretot PARIS, May 30 (Reuters) - Novak Djokovic continued his smooth progress in his bid for a maiden French Open title with a 6-4 6-4 6-4 win over Australian prodigy Thanasi Kokkinakis to reach the fourth round on Saturday. The world … More »

    Reuters - 1 hour 23 minutes ago
  • Chelsea beat Thai All-stars 1-0 in first tour game

    By Kaweewit Kaewjinda BANGKOK (Reuters) - English champions Chelsea kicked off their end-of-season tour with a 1-0 win over a Thai All-Stars team in a friendly on Saturday less than a week after their last Premier League match.     Chelsea started … More »

    Reuters - 1 hour 28 minutes ago
  • Chris Hadfield to carry Pan Am Games torch through Toronto's downtown core

    The Pan Am Games torch relay begins its 41-day journey through Ontario today, with torchbearer and Canadian astronaut Chris Hadfield helping to fan the flames of excitement ahead of the event. The flame will arrive on Toronto's waterfront this … More »

    The Canadian Press - 1 hour 30 minutes ago
  • Gill rejects FIFA role after 'terribly damaging events'

    Gill rejects FIFA role after 'terribly damaging events'

    English Football Association vice-chairman David Gill confirmed on Saturday he will not take up his post on FIFA's executive committee following the re-election of Sepp Blatter as president of soccer's world governing body. The former Manchester … More »

    Reuters - 1 hour 42 minutes ago
  • Federer wary of dangerman Monfils

    By Martyn Herman PARIS (Reuters) - Roger Federer will need to snap a two-match losing streak against French showman Gael Monfils on Sunday if he wants to stay in the hunt for a second French Open title. The elastic-limbed Monfils has caused … More »

    Reuters - 1 hour 45 minutes ago
  • Murray tames Kyrgios to reach last 16

    Murray tames Kyrgios to reach last 16

    By Martyn Herman PARIS (Reuters) - Andy Murray tamed Australian wildchild Nick Kyrgios to reach the last 16 of the French Open on Saturday, winning an entertaining tussle 6-4 6-2 6-3 on Court Suzanne Lenglen. Murray, the third seed, was ultimately … More »

    Reuters - 1 hour 47 minutes ago
  • Cook breaks England test run record

    Cook breaks England test run record

    By Ed Osmond LEEDS, England (Reuters) - England captain Alastair Cook became his country's highest run-scorer in test cricket on Saturday. The 30-year-old left-hander drove New Zealand's Tim Southee to the cover boundary after lunch on the second … More »

    Reuters - 1 hour 47 minutes ago
  • Djokovic and Murray cut Aussie trailblazers down to size

    Djokovic and Murray cut Aussie trailblazers down to size

    By Martyn Herman PARIS (Reuters) - Top seed Novak Djokovic and third seed Andy Murray slapped down a pair of Australian upstarts at the French Open to reach the last 16 in impressive fashion on Saturday. Teenager Thanasi Kokkinakis and Nick … More »

    Reuters - 1 hour 49 minutes ago
  • Record-breaker Cook, Lyth give England strong start

    Record-breaker Cook, Lyth give England strong start

    By Ed Osmond LEEDS, England (Reuters) - Alastair Cook became England's highest test run-scorer before leading his team to 163 for no wicket at tea on the second day of the second test against New Zealand at Headingley on Saturday. Cook went past … More »

    Reuters - 1 hour 51 minutes ago
  • FIFA's Blatter comes out fighting despite scandal and divisions

    By Brian Homewood ZURICH (Reuters) - FIFA President Sepp Blatter came out fighting on Saturday as he began his fifth term in charge of soccer's governing body, implying that the United States timed the announcement of a major corruption probe to … More »

    Reuters - 1 hour 52 minutes ago
  • Lightning strike: Tampa Bay beats Rangers 2-0 in Game 7, will play for Stanley Cup

    Lightning strike: Tampa Bay beats Rangers 2-0 in Game 7, will play for Stanley Cup

    One thing to count on when the Tampa Bay Lightning play for the Stanley Cup: They won't be intimidated by anything. Not by the surroundings after handing the New York Rangers their first Game 7 loss at Madison Square Garden to win the Eastern … More »

    The Canadian Press - 2 hours 4 minutes ago
  • England's tough Cookie, born to bat long

    By Ed Osmond LEEDS, England (Reuters) - Alastair Cook was always destined to break batting records and it was no surprise that he became England's test run-scorer on Saturday, beating the record of his mentor and great friend Graham Gooch. Cook's … More »

    Reuters - 2 hours 20 minutes ago
  • Blatter: FIFA Corruption Probe Won't Lead to Me

    Blatter: FIFA Corruption Probe Won't Lead to Me

    Invigorated by his FIFA election win, Sepp Blatter dismissed any suggestion Saturday that the American investigation into soccer corruption could yet lead to his door. (May 30) … More »

    AP Canada Videos - 2 hours 30 minutes ago
  • Swagger wins: How the Tampa Bay Lightning grew into champions

    Swagger wins: How the Tampa Bay Lightning grew into champions

    Attitude. Swagger. Confidence. These are things internalized by NHL players but rarely allowed to spill over into the public conscience. In a sport that’s painfully humble, the Tampa Bay Lightning play a brash, aggressive style and approach every … More »

    Puck Daddy - 2 hours 33 minutes ago
  • Tennis-Murray tames Kyrgios to reach last 16

    (Adds quotes, details) By Martyn Herman PARIS, May 30 (Reuters) - Andy Murray tamed Australian wildchild Nick Kyrgios to reach the last 16 of the French Open on Saturday, winning an entertaining tussle 6-4 6-2 6-3 on Court Suzanne Lenglen. … More »

    Reuters - 2 hours 34 minutes ago
  • Motorcycling-Nightmare for Marquez as Iannone takes Mugello pole

    Andrea Iannone put Ducati on pole position for their home Italian Grand Prix at Mugello on Saturday while Honda's double world champion Marc Marquez suffered a career low and will have to start from the fifth row of the grid. Iannone's first MotoGP … More »

    Reuters - 2 hours 37 minutes ago
  • Tennis-Djokovic and Murray cut Aussie trailblazers down to size

    By Martyn Herman PARIS, May 30 (Reuters) - Top seed Novak Djokovic and third seed Andy Murray slapped down a pair of Australian upstarts at the French Open to reach the last 16 in impressive fashion on Saturday. Teenager Thanasi Kokkinakis and … More »

    Reuters - 2 hours 59 minutes ago
  • Indonesian FA suspended by FIFA for government meddling

    The Indonesian Football Association has been suspended by football's world governing body FIFA because of government meddling in the Southeast Asian country's domestic league. The ban means Indonesia will be ineligible to compete in the next round … More »

    Reuters - 3 hours ago
  • Kane strikes again as Spurs win in Sydney

    Kane strikes again as Spurs win in Sydney

    By Nick Mulvenney SYDNEY (Reuters) - Tottenham Hotspur striker Harry Kane's run of goals shows no sign of drying up as the England international struck to secure a 1-0 win over Sydney FC in front of 71,549 fans in a friendly at the Olympic Stadium … More »

    Reuters - 3 hours ago
  • Ex-England and United defender Ferdinand retires

    Ex-England and United defender Ferdinand retires

    By Michael Hann LONDON (Reuters) - Former England and Manchester United defender Rio Ferdinand announced his retirement from football on Saturday after being released by Queens Park Rangers. The 36-year-old centre back earned 81 caps and won six … More »

    Reuters - 3 hours ago
  • Three Canadians will vie for French Open junior girls title

    Three Canadians will vie for French Open junior girls title

    The Canadian contingent is led by Charlotte Robillard-Millette, who is seeded No. 6 in the girls' singles. … More »

    Eh Game - 3 hours ago
  • Blatter says he will forgive but won't forget UEFA rebellion

    Blatter says he will forgive but won't forget UEFA rebellion

    Emboldened by his fresh mandate to lead world soccer, Sepp Blatter made it clear there may be consequences for European leaders who tried to oust him from FIFA. ''I forgive but I don't forget,'' Blatter said Saturday at FIFA headquarters. The … More »

    AP - Sports - 3 hours ago
  • Tennis-Federer wary of dangerman Monfils

    By Martyn Herman PARIS, May 30 (Reuters) - Roger Federer will need to snap a two-match losing streak against French showman Gael Monfils on Sunday if he wants to stay in the hunt for a second French Open title. The elastic-limbed Monfils has … More »

    Reuters - 3 hours ago
  • Several FIFA suspects want bail on health grounds - TagesAnzeiger

    Several of the seven football officials arrested in Zurich on corruption charges in an investigation linked to FIFA are requesting bail on health grounds, Swiss newspaper TagesAnzeiger reported on Saturday. The seven individuals, who include FIFA … More »

    Reuters - 4 hours ago
  • Emirates sponsor FA Cup for the next three years

    Dubai's Emirates airline will sponsor the FA Cup for the next three years until 2018, the English Football Association announced on Saturday. The FA had been looking for a new sponsor for football's oldest knockout competition after Budweiser's … More »

    Reuters - 4 hours ago
  • Djokovic dismisses up-and-coming Kokkinakis to advance

    Djokovic dismisses up-and-coming Kokkinakis to advance

    PARIS (Reuters) - Novak Djokovic continuted his smooth progression htowards a maiden French Open title with a 6-4 6-4 6-4 dismissal of Australian prodigy Thanasi Kokkinakis to reach the fourth round on Saturday. The world number one from Serbia … More »

    Reuters - 4 hours ago
  • Rockets off to Memorial Cup final with rout of exhausted Remparts

    Rockets off to Memorial Cup final with rout of exhausted Remparts

    A Quebec team running on fumes and a crowd fuming about the officiating were no match for the Western Hockey League champions, who will now face the Oshawa Generals. … More »

    Yahoo Sports - 4 hours ago