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  • Kershaw tosses 2-hitter in Dodgers' 1-0 win over Reds

    Kershaw tosses 2-hitter in Dodgers' 1-0 win over Reds

    Clayton Kershaw bailed out the Los Angeles Dodgers' exhausted bullpen with his third shutout of the season, and he was quick about it, too. The left-hander allowed two hits and struck out seven on 102 pitches in a 1-0 victory over the Cincinnati … More »

    AP - Sports - 10 minutes ago
  • Swisscom fined 71.8 million Swiss francs for abuse of position in sports broadcasting

    Swisscom fined 71.8 million Swiss francs for abuse of position in sports broadcasting

    ZURICH (Reuters) - Switzerland's Competition Commission (COMCO) fined telecoms group Swisscom 71.8 million Swiss francs ($72.5 million) for abusing its dominant position in live sports broadcasting on pay television, it said on Tuesday. "The … More »

    Reuters - 26 minutes ago
  • Baseball-Highlights of Monday's MLB games

    Dodgers 1, Reds 0 Clayton Kershaw won his fifth straight decision and helped Los Angeles to a shutout win over Cincinnati in the series opener at Dodger Stadium. Kershaw (7-1) did not have much offense to work with as the game was scoreless until … More »

    Reuters - 32 minutes ago
  • The Raptors show they belong, and the Cavs now face real adversity

    The Raptors show they belong, and the Cavs now face real adversity

    The Raptors are back in the Eastern Conference finals ... and maybe, for the first time in a while, the Cavs are in trouble. … More »

    Ball Don't Lie - 33 minutes ago
  • Monday's Games

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    The Canadian Press - 34 minutes ago
  • Pressure builds on slumping Vladimir Tarasenko after Game 5

    Pressure builds on slumping Vladimir Tarasenko after Game 5

    Tarasenko has been a difference maker this series, and not in a good way for the Blues. As the Sharks’ biggest players have gotten important goals at key times, Tarasenko has continued to struggle. … More »

    Puck Daddy - 36 minutes ago
  • Jalen Rose boasts about Toronto's transit system during ESPN broadcast

    Jalen Rose boasts about Toronto's transit system during ESPN broadcast

    Apparently, Rose, now an analyst with ESPN, has fond memories of the city’s transit system. … More »

    Eh Game - 37 minutes ago
  • White Sox strike early, wilt late in DH split with Indians

    White Sox strike early, wilt late in DH split with Indians

    The bats finally broke loose for the White Sox in the opener of Monday's doubleheader. Then they went quiet again to leave Chicago with a 2 1/2-game lead in the AL Central. Rajai Davis' two-run homer in the fifth inning put Cleveland ahead to … More »

    AP - Sports - 38 minutes ago
  • Darvish in line Saturday for 1st Rangers start since surgery

    Darvish in line Saturday for 1st Rangers start since surgery

    Yu Darvish is in line to make his first start Saturday for the Texas Rangers in nearly 22 months, and since having Tommy John surgery. Darvish is expected to start for the Rangers in Saturday night's home game against Pittsburgh after five rehab … More »

    AP - Sports - 39 minutes ago
  • Raptors buoyed by Biyombo

    (Reuters) - Congolese center Bismack Biyombo has gone from bit-part player to Raptors linchpin in the space of two weeks and his emergence has given Toronto a spark in their Eastern Conference final series against Cleveland. Biyombo grabbed 14 … More »

    Reuters - 44 minutes ago
  • NBA-Raptors buoyed by Biyombo

    Congolese center Bismack Biyombo has gone from bit-part player to Raptors linchpin in the space of two weeks and his emergence has given Toronto a spark in their Eastern Conference final series against Cleveland. Biyombo grabbed 14 rebounds and had … More »

    Reuters - 48 minutes ago
  • Cavs loss puts LeBron's Finals streak in jeopardy

    By Frank Pingue TORONTO (Reuters) - LeBron James has had a standing reservation with the NBA Finals for five consecutive years but the best player of his generation is suddenly in jeopardy of seeing his remarkable streak come to an end. James has … More »

    Reuters - 51 minutes ago
  • Giants win on Pence's bloop hit in 9th

    Giants win on Pence's bloop hit in 9th

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- Brandon Belt scored from first base when pinch-hitter Hunter Pence's bloop double to short right field fell between two San Diego Padres players with two outs in the bottom of the ninth inning to give the San Francisco Giants a … More »

    AP - Sports - 52 minutes ago
  • Nolasco falters badly in Twins' 10-4 loss to Royals

    Nolasco falters badly in Twins' 10-4 loss to Royals

    In his three seasons in Minnesota, Ricky Nolasco has become the poster child for the ailing Twins franchise. When he hasn't been hurt, Nolasco has been battered by opposing hitters, and the four-year, $49 million contract the Twins gave him has … More »

    AP - Sports - 54 minutes ago
  • Fouls, home-court advantage and other takeaways from Raptors' Game 4 win

    Fouls, home-court advantage and other takeaways from Raptors' Game 4 win

    With the win, the series heads back to Cleveland for Game 5 on Wednesday night. But before that, here’s three takeaways from Game 4. … More »

    Eh Game - 1 hour 0 minutes ago
  • Veteran Brendan Burke embracing his last chance for a Memorial Cup

    Brendan Burke believed that joining the London Knights gave him the best chance at winning junior hockey's top prize, even if it meant he had to ride the bench. The 21-year-old overage goalie left the Western Hockey League after four seasons and … More »

    The Canadian Press - 1 hour 0 minutes ago
  • Perez has 5 hits as Royals beat Twins 10-4

    Perez has 5 hits as Royals beat Twins 10-4

    Salvador Perez and the Kansas City Royals have been off to a slow start in defense of their World Series championship. Now that Perez has found his swing, the Royals appear primed to go on a run. Perez had a career-high five hits, including a … More »

    AP - Sports - 1 hour 0 minutes ago
  • NBA-Cavs loss puts LeBron's Finals streak in jeopardy

    By Frank Pingue TORONTO, May 23 (Reuters) - LeBron James has had a standing reservation with the NBA Finals for five consecutive years but the best player of his generation is suddenly in jeopardy of seeing his remarkable streak come to an end. … More »

    Reuters - 1 hour 0 minutes ago
  • Sri Lanka's Chameera out of England tour with injury

    Sri Lanka's Chameera out of England tour with injury

    Sri Lankan paceman Dushmantha Chameera will return home from England with a lower back injury, his country's cricket board announced on Tuesday, compounding the team's woes on the tour. The islanders lost pace bowler Dhammika Prasad to a shoulder … More »

    Reuters - 1 hour 1 minute ago
  • Red-hot Hill goes 8 scoreless, A's win

    Red-hot Hill goes 8 scoreless, A's win

    Rich Hill pitched eight innings to win his fourth straight start, Stephen Vogt hit a leadoff homer in the seventh inning to snap a scoreless tie and the Oakland Athletics beat the Seattle Mariners 5-0 on Monday night to end a four-game skid. … More »

    AP - Sports - 1 hour 2 minutes ago
  • Raptors beat Cavs 105-99 to even Eastern Conference finals at 2-2

    Raptors beat Cavs 105-99 to even Eastern Conference finals at 2-2

    The Toronto Raptors say they never stopped believing — even when it seemed like no one else did. On a night that marked their most dramatic game of this historic post-season run, the Raptors clawed their way back to even up the NBA Eastern … More »

    The Canadian Press - 1 hour 4 minutes ago
  • Valanciunas added to Raptors active roster after taking part in shootaround, warmups

    Valanciunas added to Raptors active roster after taking part in shootaround, warmups

    The Raptors added Jonas Valanciunas to their active roster Monday, making the Toronto big man available to play. Valanciunas, who had been sidelined by an ankle injury, wasn't designated as a starter for Game 4 of the Eastern Conference finals … More »

    The Canadian Press - 1 hour 8 minutes ago
  • Cavaliers Drop Game 4

    Cavaliers Drop Game 4

    Cavaliers head back to Cleveland with the series tied at 2-2. … More »

    NBA.com - 1 hour 8 minutes ago
  • Lackey's start spoiled by one swing, Cardinals beat Cubs 4-3

    Lackey's start spoiled by one swing, Cardinals beat Cubs 4-3

    Another dominant outing for Chicago Cubs starter John Lackey against his former team was spoiled by one swing of the bat. Matt Adams' pinch-hit, two-run homer off Lackey in the seventh tied the game and Randal Grichuk's first career walk-off homer … More »

    AP - Sports - 1 hour 14 minutes ago
  • Cavaliers vs. Raptors: Game 4

    Cavaliers vs. Raptors: Game 4

    Kyle Lowry scores 35 points as the Raptors hold off the Cavaliers late-rally to win 105-99 to even the series at 2-2. … More »

    NBA.com - 1 hour 16 minutes ago
  • Ramirez hits 2 of Indians' 6 HRs in DH split with White Sox

    Ramirez hits 2 of Indians' 6 HRs in DH split with White Sox

    Six home runs and a dominant pitching performance by an unlikely candidate allowed the Cleveland Indians to earn a doubleheader split. Rajai Davis' two-run homer in the fifth inning put Cleveland ahead to stay, Jose Ramirez hit his second long ball … More »

    AP - Sports - 1 hour 20 minutes ago
  • Lowry's 35 help Raptors even East final

    Lowry's 35 help Raptors even East final

    Kyle Lowry scored 35 points, including a driving layup in the final minute, and DeMar DeRozan had 32 as the Toronto Raptors evened the Eastern Conference Finals by beating the Cleveland Cavaliers 105-99 in Game 4 on Monday night. DeMarre Carroll … More »

    AP - Sports - 1 hour 20 minutes ago
  • Biyombo block on LeBron has fans buzzing as Raptors pull even with Cavaliers

    With 12 seconds left in the first half Monday night, Cleveland's Kevin Love targeted LeBron James with an ally-oop pass. The Toronto big man made contact with the ball with two hands, denying the basket and sending James flying the other way. … More »

    The Canadian Press - 1 hour 23 minutes ago
  • Pujols hits 569th HR, Angels top Rangers

    Pujols hits 569th HR, Angels top Rangers

    Pujols hit a two-run home run, the 569th of his career, and Nick Tropeano threw 6 2/3 strong innings to help Los Angeles beat the Texas Rangers 2-0. The Angels have won eight of their last 11 games. ''At the end of my career, I can look back,'' … More »

    AP - Sports - 1 hour 25 minutes ago
  • Ukraine's 'new Shevchenko' has big boots to fill

    Ukraine's 'new Shevchenko' has big boots to fill

    By Igor Nitsak KIEV (Reuters) - Andriy Shevchenko's retirement after Euro 2012 left a huge void in Ukrainian football and it has taken time for the younger generation to throw up a new leader. Step forward Andriy Yarmolenko, whose 22 goals have … More »

    Reuters - 1 hour 28 minutes ago
  • Lewandowski has score to settle on biggest stage in Euro 2016

    Lewandowski has score to settle on biggest stage in Euro 2016

    By Adrian Krajewski WARSAW (Reuters) - Poland's Robert Lewandowski has chalked up so many big-game landmarks during his club career that the 27-year-old seems overdue a major tournament performance with his country. Few strikers in Europe can … More »

    Reuters - 1 hour 30 minutes ago
  • Kroos is no longer Germany's shadow man

    Kroos is no longer Germany's shadow man

    By Karolos Grohmann BERLIN (Reuters) - Toni Kroos is used to living in the shadow of other players, be it at his clubs or with the national team, but Euro 2016 looks to be the tournament where the hugely gifted midfielder will finally take centre … More »

    Reuters - 1 hour 35 minutes ago
  • Injury-hit Germany must rediscover tournament form

    Injury-hit Germany must rediscover tournament form

    Although coach Joachim Loew has kept a core of the players who won the country's fourth World Cup, he will need to mould them back into a tournament team if they are to knock holders Spain off the champions' pedestal after eight years. The manager … More »

    Reuters - 1 hour 37 minutes ago
  • Shelby Erdahl's heroic hurdle finish may restore your faith in college athletics

    Shelby Erdahl's heroic hurdle finish may restore your faith in college athletics

    The Idaho State senior ruptured her Achilles tendon just two hurdles into the Big Sky championships 400-meter hurdle final. Somehow, she found a way to persevere and finish the race. … More »

    Yahoo Sports - 1 hour 38 minutes ago
  • Wales need Bale fit and firing in France

    Wales need Bale fit and firing in France

    Few players at Euro 2016 have had a bigger impact on their team than Gareth Bale who dragged Wales to their first major tournament since 1958 by scoring seven and setting up two of their 11 goals in qualifying. The Real Madrid forward will join … More »

    Reuters - 1 hour 38 minutes ago
  • Nats' Gonzalez has worst outing of season in loss to Mets

    Nats' Gonzalez has worst outing of season in loss to Mets

    Nationals starter Gio Gonzalez felt as though nothing he threw had anything behind it, and the New York Mets took advantage. Gonzalez was roughed up for seven runs and 10 hits in five innings as Washington lost to the Mets 7-1 Monday night in the … More »

    AP - Sports - 1 hour 38 minutes ago
  • May 23: The Fast Break

    May 23: The Fast Break

    A quick run through Game 4 of the Eastern Conference Finals in The Fast Break. … More »

    NBA.com - 1 hour 38 minutes ago
  • Fast Break of the Night: Ross to Patterson

    Fast Break of the Night: Ross to Patterson

    Terrence Ross comes up with the steal and starts the break before getting the ball to Patrick Patterson for the finish. … More »

    NBA.com - 1 hour 39 minutes ago
  • Assist of the Night: Matthew Dellavedova

    Assist of the Night: Matthew Dellavedova

    Matthew Dellavedova hits LeBron James cutting into the paint with a pretty pass for the finish. … More »

    NBA.com - 1 hour 39 minutes ago
  • Raptors Tie Series

    Raptors Tie Series

    Head coach Dwane Casey, Kyle Lowry and DeMar DeRozan address the media after defeating the Cavaliers to tie the series at 2-2. … More »

    NBA.com - 1 hour 39 minutes ago