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  • Jutanugarn leads, eyes 3rd straight win

    Jutanugarn leads, eyes 3rd straight win

    ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) -- Ariya Jutanugarn remained in position for her third straight LPGA Tour victory, shooting a 4-under 68 on Friday to take a two-shot lead in the Volvik Championship. … More »

    AP - Sports - 1 hour 10 minutes ago
  • Steven Stamkos says he'd like to remain with Lightning

    Steven Stamkos says he'd like to remain with Lightning

    Steven Stamkos hopes he hasn't played his last game for the Tampa Bay Lightning. The two-time Maurice Richard Trophy winner as the NHL's top goal scorer can become an unrestricted free agent July 1, however he reiterated Friday that he'd like to … More »

    The Canadian Press - 6 minutes ago
  • Rocco Mediate opens 4-stroke lead in Senior PGA Championship

    Rocco Mediate opens 4-stroke lead in Senior PGA Championship

    Rocco Mediate stretched his Senior PGA Championship lead to four strokes Friday at Harbor Shores, birdieing the final two holes for a 5-under 66. The 53-year-old Mediate opened with a 62 on Thursday to tie the tournament and course records set by … More »

    AP - Sports - 7 minutes ago
  • Penguins' Phil Kessel fails to make USA World Cup roster cut

    Penguins' Phil Kessel fails to make USA World Cup roster cut

    Two-time Olympic forward Phil Kessel failed to make the final cut for the United States' World Cup of Hockey roster Friday, a day after helping the Pittsburgh Penguins reach the Stanley Cup Final. In passing over the 10-year NHL veteran, Team USA … More »

    AP - Sports - 21 minutes ago
  • Halep survives scare from 'a child of the internet'

    Halep survives scare from 'a child of the internet'

    By Pritha Sarkar PARIS (Reuters) - Simona Halep avoided the embarrassment of falling victim to a teenager who calls herself "a child of the internet" as she huffed and puffed her way into the fourth round of the French Open with a 4-6 6-2 6-3 win … More »

    Reuters - 22 minutes ago
  • Stanley Cup Final keys & prediction

    Stanley Cup Final keys & prediction

    Puck Daddy's Greg Wyshynski gives his thoughts on the series between the San Jose Sharks and Pittsburgh Penguins. … More »

    Yahoo Sports Videos - 26 minutes ago
  • Top NHL prospect Matthews earns Team North America WCup spot

    After a two-month layoff, 18-year-old Auston Matthews used the world hockey championships to remind everyone of his potential as the NHL's top draft-eligible prospect. It also was enough to convince general manager Peter Chiarelli to include the … More »

    The Canadian Press - 28 minutes ago
  • Kessel out; Matthews in as World Cup of Hockey rosters set

    Kessel out; Matthews in as World Cup of Hockey rosters set

    Pittsburgh Penguins forward Phil Kessel won't be representing the United States in the World Cup of Hockey, while 18-year-old Auston Matthews was among Team North America's final selections Friday. The Czech Republic couldn't convince Jaromir Jagr … More »

    The Canadian Press - 29 minutes ago
  • Subban, Hall, Perry among missing on Canada World Cup roster

    Subban, Hall, Perry among missing on Canada World Cup roster

    It’s often been said that Canada has so many players worthy of being on their national team that there could literally be a second national team made up of the snubs. … More »

    Puck Daddy - 31 minutes ago
  • Tennis-Halep survives scare from 'a child of the internet'

    (sends to additional codes, no change in text) By Pritha Sarkar PARIS, May 28 (Reuters) - Simona Halep avoided the embarrassment of falling victim to a teenager who calls herself "a child of the internet" as she huffed and puffed her way into the … More »

    Reuters - 35 minutes ago
  • Wise's 5 RBIs helps Oklahoma oust top-seed Texas Tech, 17-4

    OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) -- Alex Wise had two hits and drove in five runs as Oklahoma totaled 17 hits to eliminate top seed Texas Tech with a 17-4 victory at the Big 12 Conference Tournament on Friday. … More »

    AP - Sports - 37 minutes ago
  • Wake Forest tops Virginia 10-9 at ACC Tournament

    DURHAM, N.C. (AP) -- Kevin Conway homered and Wake Forest held on to beat Virginia 10-9 on Friday at the Atlantic Coast Conference Tournament. … More »

    AP - Sports - 43 minutes ago
  • Alex Wood injured triceps while batting against Cardinals

    NEW YORK (AP) -- Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Alex Wood injured his left triceps while batting against St. Louis on May 15, an injury that caused him to be scratched from Friday's start against the New York Mets. … More »

    AP - Sports - 44 minutes ago
  • Woods does not enter Memorial tournament, absence continues

    Woods does not enter Memorial tournament, absence continues

    (Reuters) - Tiger Woods will not play next week's Memorial tournament in Ohio after failing to enter by the deadline Friday afternoon. Unless Woods enters the St. Jude Classic in Memphis in two weeks, an event he has never played, he would go into … More »

    Reuters - 46 minutes ago
  • Team Europe adds Gaborik, Sbisa and Bellemare to World Cup roster

    Team Europe adds Gaborik, Sbisa and Bellemare to World Cup roster

    If you thought the team of misfit toys for Team Europe couldn't get anymore random, check out the complete list of "pan-European roster of players from birth countries outside of the Czech Republic, Finland, Russia and Sweden" as assembled by GM … More »

    Puck Daddy - 48 minutes ago
  • Mets RHP Harvey working to correct flaws

    Mets RHP Harvey working to correct flaws

    Matt Harvey threw to batters between starts at Citi Field on Friday, trying to correct flaws in his delivery that have turned him into one of the worst starting pitchers in the major leagues. A season after helping the Mets reach the World Series … More »

    AP - Sports - 56 minutes ago
  • Drouin, Nugent-Hopkins, Matthews added to North America's World Cup roster

    Drouin, Nugent-Hopkins, Matthews added to North America's World Cup roster

    Team North America bolstered its roster for the World Cup of Hockey with seven additions announced Friday. … More »

    Puck Daddy - 1 hour 3 minutes ago
  • Sharks, Penguins both like to play fast

    Sharks, Penguins both like to play fast

    It will be speed vs. speed in the Stanley Cup final between the San Jose Sharks and Pittsburgh Penguins. San Jose got through the Western Conference the same way Pittsburgh got through the East: with plenty of depth and speed to kill. The final … More »

    AP - Sports - 1 hour 3 minutes ago
  • Odor's suspension cut from 8 to 7 games

    Odor's suspension cut from 8 to 7 games

    Rangers second baseman Rougned Odor started serving his suspension Friday for punching Toronto's Jose Bautista after the penalty was reduced from eight to seven games. Odor was out of the lineup for the series opener against Pittsburgh. The … More »

    AP - Sports - 1 hour 8 minutes ago
  • Golf-Woods does not enter Memorial tournament, absence continues

    Tiger Woods will not play next week's Memorial tournament in Ohio after failing to enter by the deadline Friday afternoon. Unless Woods enters the St. Jude Classic in Memphis in two weeks, an event he has never played, he would go into the year's … More »

    Reuters - 1 hour 8 minutes ago
  • Long Soler, Ross, Bryant HRs lift Cubs

    Long Soler, Ross, Bryant HRs lift Cubs

    Jorge Soler, David Ross and Kris Bryant hit long home runs to back Jon Lester and lead the Chicago Cubs to a 6-2 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies on a rainy Friday afternoon. The big drives helped the Cubs win their third straight after … More »

    AP - Sports - 1 hour 9 minutes ago
  • Simonds, Texas A&M rout Vanderbilt 13-3 in SEC tournament

    HOOVER, Ala. (AP) -- Kyle Simonds pitched another strong game against Vanderbilt and Texas A&M scored seven runs in the first inning of a 13-3 win Friday, advancing in the Southeastern Conference tournament. … More »

    AP - Sports - 1 hour 12 minutes ago
  • Canada names final seven players for 2016 World Cup of Hockey roster

    Canada's roster for the World Cup of Hockey was finalized Friday night with the addition of four forwards and three defencemen. Matt Duchene of the Colorado Avalanche, Brad Marchand of the Boston Bruins, Claude Giroux of the Philadelphia Flyers and … More »

    The Canadian Press - 1 hour 14 minutes ago
  • Mets' Collins won't move Conforto to 1st

    ''As I've tried to gingerly say it, this isn't high school where you put the fat kid over at first,'' Collins said Friday. There's a lot of things going on, and right now Michael's got a lot on his plate. Duda was put on the disabled list Monday … More »

    AP - Sports - 1 hour 31 minutes ago
  • Kessel, Shattenkirk left off final Team USA World Cup roster

    Kessel, Shattenkirk left off final Team USA World Cup roster

    Team USA’s final World Cup of Hockey roster additions were announced on Friday evening and, well, they reaffirmed that John Tortorella is the head coach. … More »

    Puck Daddy - 1 hour 31 minutes ago
  • Sharks Thornton among 7 added to Canada World Cup roster

    Sharks Thornton among 7 added to Canada World Cup roster

    San Jose Sharks veteran forward Joe Thornton was among the final seven players added to Canada's World Cup of Hockey Roster. … More »

    AP - Sports - 1 hour 38 minutes ago
  • Breaking down the 23 players named to Canada's roster for World Cup

    Sidney Crosby: Canada's captain for the Olympic gold-medal winning squad, Crosby was a lock for the World Cup team. Jonathan Toews: Toews seems to do just about everything, be it for the last two Canadian Olympic teams or the Chicago Blackhawks. … More »

    The Canadian Press - 1 hour 40 minutes ago
  • Big brother still part of Wilson's Indy 500 dream

    By Steve Keating INDIANAPOLIS (Reuters) - Dreams can come true but so do tragedies and Stefan Wilson will deal with both on Sunday when he takes his place on the starting grid for the 100th running of the Indianapolis 500. Racing at the Indy 500 … More »

    Reuters - 1 hour 45 minutes ago
  • DC Commission to WBC: Lucian Bute failed doping test

    Lucian Bute failed a doping test after his super middleweight title bout against Badou Jack, the World Boxing Council said it was notified by the D. C. Boxing and Wrestling Commission. The 36-year-old Romanian-born Bute (32-3-1) is a former … More »

    AP - Sports - 1 hour 53 minutes ago
  • Oklahoma City Thunder look to close out defending champion Warriors

    The Thunder won't say they have to win Game 6 against the Golden State Warriors on Saturday to win the Western Conference finals. Win at home on Saturday and Oklahoma City will advance to the NBA Finals for the first time since 2012. The defending … More »

    The Canadian Press - 2 hours 6 minutes ago
  • BoSox put struggling Buchholz in bullpen

    BoSox put struggling Buchholz in bullpen

    TORONTO (AP) -- Struggling Red Sox pitcher Clay Buchholz is being moved to the bullpen and left-hander Eduardo Rodriguez will take Buchholz's spot in the rotation, starting Tuesday at Baltimore. … More »

    AP - Sports - 2 hours 9 minutes ago
  • Cubs fans get into scuffle over Kris Bryant home run ball

    Cubs fans get into scuffle over Kris Bryant home run ball

    These Cubs fans were willing to risk injury in order to recover a Kris Bryant home run ball. … More »

    Big League Stew - 2 hours 10 minutes ago
  • Quebec boxer Lucian Bute says he can't explain failed doping test

    Quebec boxer Lucian Bute says he can't explain failed doping test

    Montreal boxer Lucian Bute reiterated on Friday he never took an illegal substance despite failing a doping test after his super middleweight title bout against Badou Jack. "Never, never, never did I take anything, an illegal substance," he told a … More »

    The Canadian Press - 2 hours 11 minutes ago
  • Northern Ireland extend unbeaten run with Belarus win

    Northern Ireland extend unbeaten run with Belarus win

    By Michael Church BELFAST (Reuters) - Northern Ireland's record-breaking unbeaten streak was stretched to 11 matches with a 3-0 victory over Belarus at Windsor Park on Friday as Michael O’Neill’s team continued their impressive preparations for … More »

    Reuters - 2 hours 13 minutes ago
  • Bears, top pick Floyd agree to deal

    LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) -- The Chicago Bears and first-round draft pick Leonard Floyd have agreed to a four-year contract with an option for a fifth year. … More »

    AP - Sports - 2 hours 15 minutes ago
  • Crews set for Atlantic Cup on eastern seaboard

    Nine crews are ready to start the Atlantic Cup, which at 1,048 nautical miles is the longest offshore race in the Western Atlantic. A 10th entry, skippered by Louis Duc, will join the race for the second and third legs. The first female duo to … More »

    AP - Sports - 2 hours 16 minutes ago
  • Activists: Redskins poll was 'misguided'

    Activists: Redskins poll was 'misguided'

    Native American leaders and activists criticized a recent national poll that found nine of 10 Native Americans aren't offended by the Washington Redskins' name. On a conference call held Friday by the National Congress of American Indians and … More »

    AP - Sports - 2 hours 17 minutes ago
  • Scientists disagree over Zika risk at Brazil's Olympics

    Scientists disagree over Zika risk at Brazil's Olympics

    One day after a top U.S. health official declared there was no public health reason to cancel or delay this summer's Olympics in Brazil, more than 150 scientists on Friday called for just that, saying the risk of infection from the Zika virus is too … More »

    Reuters - 2 hours 18 minutes ago
  • Ex-Texas Tech player charged in burglary

    Jail records show one of three Texas Tech football players kicked off the team earlier this month has been charged with felony burglary. Records show 20-year-old Robert James Castaneda was arrested Friday on a charge of burglary of a habitation, a … More »

    AP - Sports - 2 hours 19 minutes ago
  • The Team Cornet vs. Team Maria tussle at the French Open is even more dramatic than the tennis

    The Team Cornet vs. Team Maria tussle at the French Open is even more dramatic than the tennis

    Frenchwoman Alizé Cornet was her usual drama-queen self, Germany's Tatjana Maria felt hard done by, the families got involved and now - maybe the courts, too. … More »

    Eh Game - 2 hours 24 minutes ago