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  1. Duncan Keith, Chicago Blackhawks force Game 7 with powerful performance
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    Duncan Keith, Chicago Blackhawks force Game 7 with powerful performance

  2. Mom swipes player's jersey from 8-year old fan
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  3. Latest FIFA injustice returns to spotlight at U.S. women's national team media day
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  4. Here's how Adrian Peterson is key to Greg Hardy's appeal of 10-game suspension
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  5. Woman swipes soccer jersey from 8-year old fan
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  6. Sources: Scott Skiles progressing toward deal to become Magic coach
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  7. Klay Thompson must complete concussion protocol to be cleared for NBA Finals
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  8. Duncan Keith's virtuoso performance propels Blackhawks to Game 7 showdown vs. Ducks
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  9. In lieu of singles, Canadian men's doubles take centre stage at the French Open
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    In lieu of singles, Canadian men's doubles take centre stage at the French Open

  10. Why the Warriors' dreadful past makes their trip to the NBA Finals that much more special
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    Why the Warriors' dreadful past makes their trip to the NBA Finals that much more special

  11. Video: Bo Levi Mitchell throws blindfolded passes to Andre Durie, Adarius Bowman
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  12. NHL Three Stars: Duncan Keith and Patrick Kane crush Ducks in Game 6 win
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  • CAF opposes postponement of FIFA Congress and election

    By Mark Gleeson JOHANNESBURG, May 28 (Reuters) – The Confederation of African Football is opposed to any postponement of Friday’s FIFA Congress and presidential election in Zurich and reiterated its support for Sepp Blatter’s candidacy, a statement … More »

    Reuters - 8 minutes ago
  • Visa becomes first FIFA sponsor to warn it could jump ship

    Visa becomes first FIFA sponsor to warn it could jump ship

    Worried that their reputations will be tarnished by their links to FIFA, major sponsors are demanding that soccer's global governing body clean up its act, with Visa even warning it is prepared to jump ship. Coca-Cola also made it clear it is … More »

    AP - Sports - 15 minutes ago
  • Benitez to leave Napoli amid Real speculation

    NAPLES, Italy (Reuters) - Napoli coach Rafa Benitez has announced he is leaving after two years with the Serie A club amid widespread expectation he is poised to replace the sacked Carlo Ancelotti at Real Madrid. Spaniard Benitez, who had a stint in … More »

    Reuters - 15 minutes ago
  • Nishikori through to last 16 after Becker pulls out

    Nishikori through to last 16 after Becker pulls out

    PARIS (Reuters) - Kei Nishikori became the first player through to the fourth round of the French Open without hitting a ball on Thursday when his third-round opponent Benjamin Becker withdrew injured. The Japanese fifth seed will now get an … More »

    Reuters - 18 minutes ago
  • THE LATEST: CAF backs Blatter, says FIFA vote should go on

    THE LATEST: CAF backs Blatter, says FIFA vote should go on

    The Latest on FIFA developments: 1:30 p.m. (1130 GMT, 7:30 a.m. EDT) The Confederation of African Football has repeated its backing for Sepp Blatter and wants the FIFA presidential election to go ahead on Friday. CAF's statement on Thursday … More »

    AP - Sports - 19 minutes ago
  • Kvitova struggles to advance into French Open third round

    PARIS (Reuters) - Czech fourth seed Petra Kvitova labored into the third round of the French Open as she overcame Spain's Silvia Soler-Espinosa 6-7(4) 6-4 6-2 on Thursday. The double Wimbledon champion, a semi-finalist on the Paris clay in 2012, … More »

    Reuters - 22 minutes ago
  • Tennis-Nishikori through to last 16 after Becker pulls out

    PARIS, May 28 (Reuters) - Kei Nishikori became the first player through to the fourth round of the French Open without hitting a ball on Thursday when his third-round opponent Benjamin Becker withdrew injured. The Japanese fifth seed will now get an … More »

    Reuters - 22 minutes ago
  • Blatter chairs emergency FIFA meeting as scandal grows

    Blatter chairs emergency FIFA meeting as scandal grows

    FIFA President Sepp Blatter chaired an emergency meeting with representatives from FIFA's six confederations on Thursday following the wave of arrests of football officials including two FIFA vice-presidents in Zurich on Wednesday. The FIFA … More »

    Reuters - 23 minutes ago
  • Tennis-Kvitova struggles to advance into French Open third round

    PARIS, May 28 (Reuters) - Czech fourth seed Petra Kvitova laboured into the third round of the French Open as she overcame Spain's Silvia Soler-Espinosa 6-7(4) 6-4 6-2 on Thursday. The double Wimbledon champion, a semi-finalist on the Paris clay in … More »

    Reuters - 30 minutes ago
  • Figueroa, Sagbo released by relegated Hull

    LONDON (Reuters) - Hull City, relegated from the Premier League, have released six players, including Honduras international Maynor Figueroa and Ivorian Yannick Sagbo. Defender Figueroa joined the club in 2013 after five years with Wigan Athletic. … More »

    Reuters - 32 minutes ago
  • Caroline Wozniacki joins exodus of women's seeds in Paris

    Caroline Wozniacki joins exodus of women's seeds in Paris

    By Martyn Herman PARIS (Reuters) - Former world number one Caroline Wozniacki joined the exodus of women's seeds at the French Open on Thursday when the Dane was bundled out in the second round by Germany's Julia Goerges. Wozniacki, seeded five, … More »

    Reuters - 40 minutes ago
  • Wozniacki joins exodus of women's seeds in Paris

    Wozniacki joins exodus of women's seeds in Paris

    By Martyn Herman PARIS (Reuters) - Former world number one Caroline Wozniacki joined the exodus of women's seeds at the French Open on Thursday when the Dane was bundled out in the second round by Germany's Julia Goerges. Wozniacki, seeded five, … More »

    Reuters - 41 minutes ago
  • Putin accuses US of meddling into FIFA affairs

    Russian President Vladimir Putin accused the United States of meddling in FIFA's affairs and hinted that it was part of an attempt to take the 2018 World Cup away from his country. Putin said in televised comments Thursday that he found it ''odd'' … More »

    AP - Sports - 45 minutes ago
  • Tennis-Wozniacki joins exodus of women's seeds in Paris

    By Martyn Herman PARIS, May 28 (Reuters) - Former world number one Caroline Wozniacki joined the exodus of women's seeds at the French Open on Thursday when the Dane was bundled out in the second round by Germany's Julia Goerges. Wozniacki, seeded … More »

    Reuters - 48 minutes ago
  • Visa threatens to ditch FIFA as sponsor dismay mounts

    By Anjali Athavaley and Emma Thomasson NEW YORK/BERLIN (Reuters) - Visa Inc has told FIFA it could end its sponsorship if football's governing body does not act fast to restore the reputation of the game after senior officials were arrested on … More »

    Reuters - 49 minutes ago
  • Pressure mounts on Blatter as FIFA scandal widens

    Pressure mounts on Blatter as FIFA scandal widens

    By Mike Collett and Brian Homewood ZURICH (Reuters) - Pressure mounted on FIFA President Sepp Blatter on Thursday as the corruption scandal engulfing world soccer's governing body deepened, with warnings from big sponsors and growing criticism from … More »

    Reuters - 55 minutes ago
  • Indonesia hopes to escape possible ban amid FIFA turmoil

    Indonesia is optimistic of escaping a possible FIFA ban over an administrative row on Friday as soccer's world governing body finds itself embroiled in a massive scandal after its senior officials were arrested on bribery and corruption charges. … More »

    Reuters - 1 hour 7 minutes ago
  • PM Cameron backs Jordan's Prince Ali for FIFA presidency - spokesman

    PM Cameron backs Jordan's Prince Ali for FIFA presidency - spokesman

    Prime Minister David Cameron backed Jordan's Prince Ali bin Al Hussein's candidacy to be the next president of world football's scandal-hit governing body FIFA, the British leader's spokesman said on Thursday. "The FA (English Football … More »

    Reuters - 1 hour 14 minutes ago
  • One of worst days in FIFA history, says Figo

    One of worst days in FIFA history, says Figo

    By Mike Collett ZURICH (Reuters) - The date of May 27 will go down as one of the worst days in the history of world soccer's governing body FIFA, former presidential candidate Luis Figo said on Thursday. The 42-year-old former World Footballer of … More »

    Reuters - 1 hour 17 minutes ago
  • Russian Sports Minister says 'no risk' of Russia losing 2018 World Cup: RIA

    MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russian Sports Minister Vitaly Mutko said on Thursday there was "no risk" of Russia losing the right to host the 2018 soccer World Cup after Swiss investigators opened a criminal investigation into the bidding process. "There is … More »

    Reuters - 1 hour 19 minutes ago
  • UK PM Cameron backs Jordan's Prince Ali for FIFA presidency: spokesman

    LONDON (Reuters) - Prime Minister David Cameron backed Jordan's Prince Ali bin Al Hussein's candidacy to be the next president of world soccer's scandal-hit governing body FIFA, the British leader's spokesman said on Thursday. "The FA (English … More »

    Reuters - 1 hour 29 minutes ago
  • Russian President Vladimir Putin accuses United States of meddling in FIFA's affairs

    Russian President Vladimir Putin accuses United States of meddling in FIFA's affairs

    Russian President Vladimir Putin accused the United States of meddling in FIFA's affairs and hinted that it was part of an attempt to take the 2018 World Cup away from his country. Putin said in televised comments Thursday that he found it "odd" … More »

    The Canadian Press - 1 hour 31 minutes ago
  • UK says change in FIFA leadership 'very badly needed' after arrests

    World soccer's governing body FIFA urgently needs a change of leadership, Britain's Secretary of State for Culture Media and Sport said on Thursday, speaking after the arrest of several senior FIFA officials. "A change in leadership of FIFA is very … More »

    Reuters - 1 hour 31 minutes ago
  • Russia's Putin says FIFA arrests shows U.S. meddling abroad

    By Darya Korsunskaya MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russian President Vladimir Putin accused the United States on Thursday of meddling outside its jurisdiction in the arrest of top officials from soccer's world governing body, FIFA. Putin said the arrests in … More »

    Reuters - 1 hour 31 minutes ago
  • South Africa denies paying bribes to secure 2010 FIFA World Cup

    All 2010 Soccer World Cup funds were accounted for and audited, South Africa's sports minister said on Thursday, and the government was yet to receive an indictment from U.S. prosecutors involving South Africans. "Our financial records and books … More »

    Reuters - 1 hour 31 minutes ago
  • Mourinho keen to keep title-winning Chelsea squad intact

    Mourinho keen to keep title-winning Chelsea squad intact

    By Kaweewit Kaewjinda BANGKOK (Reuters) - Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho has no plans to let any of his English Premier League title-winning squad depart Stamford Bridge in the close season. The Portuguese, who steered Chelsea to a fifth English title … More »

    Reuters - 1 hour 36 minutes ago
  • Real deny report of offer for Juve midfielder Pogba

    Real Madrid have denied a report in an Italian newspaper that claimed the La Liga club had made an offer to buy Juventus midfielder Paul Pogba. "Real Madrid have had no contact either with Juventus or the player's agent and, as a consequence, the … More »

    Reuters - 1 hour 37 minutes ago
  • S.Africa denies paying bribes to secure 2010 FIFA World Cup

    All 2010 Soccer World Cup funds were accounted for and audited, South Africa's sports minister said on Thursday, and the government was yet to receive an indictment from U.S. prosecutors involving South Africans. "Our financial records and books … More »

    Reuters - 1 hour 47 minutes ago
  • Dortmund eye fitting Klopp era finale with German Cup win

    Borussia Dortmund want a fitting farewell for coach Juergen Klopp and his success-laden seven-year stint when they take on VfL Wolfsburg in the German Cup final on Saturday. Klopp, who had announced his departure months ago, led Dortmund to the … More »

    Reuters - 2 hours 9 minutes ago
  • Schooling sets his sights high at SEA Games

    Schooling sets his sights high at SEA Games

    By Julian Linden SINGAPORE (Reuters) - As one of Singapore's most successful and popular swimmers, Joseph Schooling knows the next two weeks of his life will be akin to living in a fish bowl. The teenager is already a sporting celebrity in the … More »

    Reuters - 2 hours 14 minutes ago
  • Europa League champs Sevilla face struggle to keep top talent

    Europa League champs Sevilla face struggle to keep top talent

    By Toby Davis WARSAW (Reuters) - Sevilla further underlined their European pedigree with a record fourth Europa League title but now face the more daunting task of converting their continental success into a challenge for domestic honours. While … More »

    Reuters - 2 hours 16 minutes ago
  • McDonald arrested a second time in week

    McDonald arrested a second time in week

    NFL lineman Ray McDonald has been arrested for the second time this week. The Santa Clara Police Department said the former San Francisco 49ers defensive end was arrested Wednesday for violating a restraining order by being at a residence in Santa … More »

    AP - Sports - 2 hours 18 minutes ago
  • Hong Kong eyeing implications for banks of FIFA corruption probe

    Hong Kong's de-facto central bank, the Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA), said on Thursday it was aware of bribery and corruption charges against officials from soccer's world governing body FIFA, and was monitoring the implications for banks. … More »

    Reuters - 2 hours 33 minutes ago
  • Games-Schooling sets his sights high at SEA Games

    By Julian Linden SINGAPORE, May 28 (Reuters) - As one of Singapore's most successful and popular swimmers, Joseph Schooling knows the next two weeks of his life will be akin to living in a fish bowl. The teenager is already a sporting celebrity in … More »

    Reuters - 2 hours 54 minutes ago
  • Vladimir Putin accuses US of meddling in FIFA affairs, trying to take away Russia's World Cup

    MOSCOW (AP) -- Vladimir Putin accuses US of meddling in FIFA affairs, trying to take away Russia's World Cup. … More »

    AP - Sports - 2 hours 56 minutes ago
  • Blatter out of sight as FIFA corruption scandal deepens

    Blatter out of sight as FIFA corruption scandal deepens

    By Mike Collett ZURICH (Reuters) - FIFA President Sepp Blatter kept out of sight for the second successive day on Thursday when he failed to show up at a medical conference the day after world soccer's governing body was plunged into another … More »

    Reuters - 2 hours 57 minutes ago
  • Burnley's Barnes may miss most of next season

    Burnley's Barnes may miss most of next season

    Burnley, relegated from the Premier League, fear striker Ashley Barnes will miss most of next season after becoming their fourth player to suffer a cruciate knee injury in little more than a year. The 25-year-old suffered the injury in the final … More »

    Reuters - 2 hours 58 minutes ago
  • Ford versus Farrell is centrepiece of Premiership final

    Ford versus Farrell is centrepiece of Premiership final

    By Mitch Phillips LONDON (Reuters) - English rugby's Premiership final on Saturday is a classic showdown between the high-risk, attacking verve of Bath and the pragmatic points accumulation machine of Saracens. Last Saturday Owen Farrell showed … More »

    Reuters - 3 hours ago
  • South Africa says bribe allegations `baseless and untested'

    South Africa says bribe allegations `baseless and untested'

    By Mark Gleeson JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - Allegations that South Africa promised a $10 million bribe to a former FIFA vice president to win its 2010 World Cup bid were unfounded, a South African Football Association spokesman said on Wednesday. “We … More »

    Reuters - 3 hours ago
  • Raw: NFL's Ray McDonald Bailed Out of Jail

    Raw: NFL's Ray McDonald Bailed Out of Jail

    NFL Lineman Ray McDonald left jail after making bail on Wednesday. He was arrested for violating a restraining order. It was his second arrest this week. (May 28) … More »

    AP Canada Videos - 3 hours ago