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  • Rami and Umtiti named in France 2016 squad

    Rami and Umtiti named in France 2016 squad

    PARIS (Reuters) - France coach Didier Deschamps confirmed his final Euro 2016 squad on Tuesday, including defenders Adil Rami and Samuel Umtiti in place of the injured Raphael Varane and Jeremy Mathieu. Liverpool centre back Mamadou Sakho was not … More »

    Reuters - 6 minutes ago
  • Stosur overpowers Halep in soggy Paris to reach quarters

    By John Stonestreet PARIS (Reuters) - Sam Stosur powered into the French Open quarter-finals on Tuesday with a straight sets win against Simona Halep, adapting better to damp and heavy conditions that her higher-ranked Romanian opponent called … More »

    Reuters - 8 minutes ago
  • Agent: UMinn coach informed university of drug allegations

    The agent for the longtime University of Minnesota wrestling coach is disputing allegations from a team member that the coach covered up the wrestlers' plans to sell and use an anti-anxiety drug. The university police department is investigating … More »

    The Canadian Press - 8 minutes ago
  • U.S. warns citizens of possible terrorist attacks in Europe

    U.S. warns citizens of possible terrorist attacks in Europe

    The U.S. State Department warned Americans on Tuesday of the possible threat of terrorist attacks in Europe this summer, saying targets could include tourist sites, restaurants and large events such as the European Soccer Championship in France. … More »

    Reuters - 9 minutes ago
  • Why Copa America is better than the Euros

    Why Copa America is better than the Euros

    FC Yahoo's Ryan Bailey runs through the reasons why the championships for the Americas is a more entertaining tournament than the European championship. … More »

    Yahoo Sports Videos - 9 minutes ago
  • One of pro football's greatest games happened in the crazy USFL

    One of pro football's greatest games happened in the crazy USFL

    In the 1985 USFL season opener, the Houston Gamblers faced the Los Angeles Express. Regardless of what league it was in, it was one of the best games ever played. … More »

    Shutdown Corner - 11 minutes ago
  • Tennis-Stosur overpowers Halep in soggy Paris to reach quarters

    (Adds player quotes) By John Stonestreet PARIS, May 31 (Reuters) - Sam Stosur powered into the French Open quarter-finals on Tuesday with a straight sets win against Simona Halep, adapting better to damp and heavy conditions that her higher-ranked … More »

    Reuters - 13 minutes ago
  • AP sources: NFL moving Pro Bowl to Orlando in 2017

    AP sources: NFL moving Pro Bowl to Orlando in 2017

    ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) -- Three people with knowledge of the negotiations have told The Associated Press that the NFL is moving the Pro Bowl from Honolulu to Orlando this season. … More »

    AP - Sports - 18 minutes ago
  • Radwanska suffers Paris meltdown in defeat by Pironkova

    Radwanska suffers Paris meltdown in defeat by Pironkova

    By Pritha Sarkar PARIS (Reuters) - Fans were left wet and miserable at a soggy Roland Garros on Tuesday -- but not as drenched or depressed as Agnieszka Radwanska after the world number two's French Open hopes fizzled out following a monumental … More »

    Reuters - 19 minutes ago
  • Marco Reus out of Euro 2016, Schweinsteiger in Germany squad

    Marco Reus out of Euro 2016, Schweinsteiger in Germany squad

    Borussia Dortmund midfielder Marco Reus was dropped from Germany's European Championship squad on Tuesday, and captain Bastian Schweinsteiger made the final cut despite injury. Reus, who had been struggling at the team's training camp in Ascona, … More »

    AP - Sports - 27 minutes ago
  • Rashford, 18, makes England's Euro squad

    Rashford, 18, makes England's Euro squad

    LONDON (AP) -- Three months ago, Marcus Rashford hadn't even played a senior game in professional soccer. Now, the 18-year-old Manchester United forward is going to the European Championship for England. … More »

    AP - Sports - 28 minutes ago
  • Injured Ledley named in Wales Euro 2016 squad

    Injured Ledley named in Wales Euro 2016 squad

    REUTERS - Injured midfielder Joe Ledley was named on Tuesday in the Wales squad for next month's European Championship while Newcastle United defender Paul Dummett missed out. Ledley, 29, had been a doubt for the tournament after he fractured his … More »

    Reuters - 32 minutes ago
  • Povetkin's promoter aims for Wilder fight this year

    The promoter for Russian heavyweight boxer Alexander Povetkin said Tuesday he wants the title fight against WBC champion Deontay Wilder rescheduled for later this year and that new testing proves Povetkin is clean. Wilder had been due to fight … More »

    AP - Sports - 35 minutes ago
  • Ex-Flyers captain MacLeish dies at 66

    PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Rick MacLeish, who starred for the Broad Street Bullies teams of the Philadelphia Flyers that won the Stanley Cup in 1974 and 1975, has died. He was 66. … More »

    AP - Sports - 37 minutes ago
  • Tennis-Radwanska suffers Paris meltdown in defeat by Pironkova

    (Recasts with details) By Pritha Sarkar PARIS, May 31 (Reuters) - Fans were left wet and miserable at a soggy Roland Garros on Tuesday -- but not as drenched or depressed as Agnieszka Radwanska after the world number two's French Open hopes … More »

    Reuters - 49 minutes ago
  • Can Ken Hitchcock get more magic from Blues in final season?

    Can Ken Hitchcock get more magic from Blues in final season?

    The only question about Hitchcock – and it’s a legitimate one – is about his message, and when it’s worn out. … More »

    Puck Daddy - 50 minutes ago
  • Rain pushes back 2 men's quarters a day

    Rain pushes back 2 men's quarters a day

    The weather is not expected to improve in Paris and French Open organizers have announced that the first two men's quarterfinal matches scheduled for Tuesday have been postponed. Second-seeded Andy Murray is now set to take on ninth-seeded Richard … More »

    AP - Sports - 52 minutes ago
  • Tyronn Lue was taken aback by David Blatt's '[messed]-up' firing

    Tyronn Lue was taken aback by David Blatt's '[messed]-up' firing

    According to one report, Lue attempted to persuade his boss to keep Blatt in charge of the Cavaliers. … More »

    Ball Don't Lie - 55 minutes ago
  • US Open qualifying hits complicated time

    US Open qualifying hits complicated time

    This isn't necessarily the busiest time of the year for Jeff Hall, though it might be the most complicated. Hall is the managing director of rules and competition for the USGA, and as the final stage of qualifying gets going for the U.S. Open, his … More »

    AP - Sports - 56 minutes ago
  • Bills sign free agent LB Lattimore

    ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) -- The Buffalo Bills continue to increase their depth at linebacker by signing free agent Jamari Lattimore. … More »

    AP - Sports - 59 minutes ago