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  1. Rider GM Brendan Taman will ask to fire HC Corey Chamblin - Gary Lawless' source
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    Rider GM Brendan Taman will ask to fire HC Corey Chamblin - Gary Lawless' source

  2. Kendrys Morales avoids tag, scores run with incredible slide
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    Kendrys Morales avoids tag, scores run with incredible slide

  3. UFC 190 live chat and analysis
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  4. Stampeders recover from early 17-0 deficit to edge Alouettes 25-22 Saturday
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    Stampeders recover from early 17-0 deficit to edge Alouettes 25-22 Saturday

  5. Wade Davis allows first homer since 2013, a streak covering 125 2/3 innings
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    Wade Davis allows first homer since 2013, a streak covering 125 2/3 innings

  6. New Cowboy Greg Hardy donates $300 to help troll the Eagles
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    New Cowboy Greg Hardy donates $300 to help troll the Eagles

  7. Can Tony Romo repeat his 2014 season?
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  8. Sydney Seau will get chance to speak for father at Hall of Fame induction
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  9. Shutdown Countdown: Cowboys need a new formula without DeMarco Murray
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  10. Hall of Fame profile: Vikings C Mick Tingelhoff
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  11. Puck Daddy's Summer Series: The Anaheim Ducks from A to Z
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  12. Matt Nieto succumbs to Dark Side with custom Star Wars figurine (Photos)
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  • Rome does not plan referendum for 2024 Olympics bid

    By Karolos Grohmann KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) - There will be no referendum to decide whether Rome's 2024 summer Olympics bid should go ahead despite the city's withdrawal of a previous bid in 2012 over financial concerns, Italian bid officials said … More »

    Reuters - 24 minutes ago
  • WADA to investigate new doping allegations in athletics

    KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) -- The World Anti-Doping Agency says it is alarmed by ''wild allegations''' made by two European media outlets of widespread suspicious drug tests in track and field and is asking an independent body to investigate the … More »

    AP - Sports - 24 minutes ago
  • WADA alarmed by extent of allegations from leaked blood tests data

    WADA alarmed by extent of allegations from leaked blood tests data

    By Karolos Grohmann KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) - The World Anti-Doping Agency on Sunday said it was alarmed by the size and extent of "wild" doping allegations after IAAF test data leaked to news organisations showed hundreds of suspect samples from … More »

    Reuters - 24 minutes ago
  • Athletics-WADA alarmed by extent of allegations from leaked blood tests data

    * WADA orders investigation * More than 800 "highly suggestive" or "abnormal" blood tests * "Suspicious tests" for 1/3 of medallists in endurance events (Releads with World Anti-Doping Agency reaction) By Karolos Grohmann KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 2 … More »

    Reuters - 29 minutes ago
  • Pa-Modou Kah scores twice, Vancouver moves to top of West with 3-0 win over Seattle

    The Vancouver Whitecaps began two months of seeing their Cascadia rivals to the south with potentially their most impressive victory of the season. Meanwhile, the Seattle Sounders losing spiral continued even with the return of Clint Dempsey. … More »

    The Canadian Press - 43 minutes ago
  • Whitecaps spoil Dempsey's Seattle return

    The Vancouver Whitecaps began two months of seeing their Cascadia rivals to the south with potentially their most impressive victory of the season. Meanwhile, the Seattle Sounders losing spiral continued even with the return of Clint Dempsey. … More »

    AP - Sports - 48 minutes ago
  • Rain continues to hamper play in Dhaka test

    The first session of the fourth day in the second and final test between Bangladesh and South Africa was wiped out on Sunday due to rain and a wet outfield, pushing the match towards an inevitable draw. Heavy downpours ruined the entire second and … More »

    Reuters - 52 minutes ago
  • Seahawks extend LB Wagner 4 years, $43M

    Seahawks extend LB Wagner 4 years, $43M

    Right on the heels of signing quarterback Russell Wilson to a contract extension, the Seattle Seahawks have locked up All-Pro middle linebacker Bobby Wagner. The Seahawks and Wagner finalized a four-year contract extension on Saturday night, making … More »

    AP - Sports - 54 minutes ago
  • Clayton Kershaw extends scoreless streak to 37 innings in Dodgers win

    Clayton Kershaw extends scoreless streak to 37 innings in Dodgers win

    Clayton Kershaw is rolling, as are they Mets, Phillies and Astros. Get caught up in the Stew's daily recap. … More »

    Big League Stew - 55 minutes ago
  • Ronda Rousey KOs Bethe Correia in 34 seconds at UFC 190 title bout

    Ronda Rousey KOs Bethe Correia in 34 seconds at UFC 190 title bout

    The UFC women's bantamweight champion remains undefeated with her third consecutive victory in a title fight that lasted less than a minute. … More »

    Cagewriter - 58 minutes ago
  • Olympics-Rome does not plan referendum for 2024 Olympics bid

    By Karolos Grohmann KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 2 (Reuters) - There will be no referendum to decide whether Rome's 2024 summer Olympics bid should go ahead despite the city's withdrawal of a previous bid in 2012 over financial concerns, Italian bid officials … More »

    Reuters - 59 minutes ago
  • Osborne called into All Blacks squad, Kerr-Barlow returns

    Osborne called into All Blacks squad, Kerr-Barlow returns

    Uncapped winger Patrick Osborne has been called into the extended All Blacks squad for next weekend's Rugby Championship decider against Australia in Sydney and the second test against the Wallabies in Auckland the following week. Scrumhalf Tawera … More »

    Reuters - 1 hour 29 minutes ago
  • Giants rally to ruin Hamels' Texas debut

    Giants rally to ruin Hamels' Texas debut

    Cole Hamels understood not getting to finish the eighth inning of his debut with the Texas Rangers. Hamels, who threw a no-hitter in his final start for Philadelphia, walked off the mound with a three-run lead over the San Francisco Giants after … More »

    AP - Sports - 1 hour 32 minutes ago
  • WHO and world sailing body seek virus testing in 2016 Rio Olympic venues; prompted by AP study

    WHO and world sailing body seek virus testing in 2016 Rio Olympic venues; prompted by AP study

    The World Health Organization has asked the IOC to analyze virus levels in Rio de Janeiro's Olympic waters, and the governing body of world sailing says it will start doing its own independent virus tests. The moves come after an Associated Press … More »

    The Canadian Press - 1 hour 35 minutes ago
  • 49ers deal with loose sod in Levi's Stadium on first day

    49ers deal with loose sod in Levi's Stadium on first day

    It took less than 30 minutes into the San Francisco 49ers' first training camp practice for the Levi's Stadium sod to come up in pieces, also only a couple of hours after the venue hosted a high school all-star game. The Niners kicked off their … More »

    AP - Sports - 1 hour 47 minutes ago
  • Lampard makes losing MLS debut for New York City FC

    Lampard makes losing MLS debut for New York City FC

    (Reuters) - Former Chelsea and England midfielder Frank Lampard had an unhappy Major League Soccer debut on Saturday when his new club New York City FC were beaten 3-2 by the Montreal Impact. The 37-year-old received a rousing ovation from the … More »

    Reuters - 1 hour 54 minutes ago
  • Brooks earns first career win in A's debut, 5-1 over Indians

    Brooks earns first career win in A's debut, 5-1 over Indians

    Aaron Brooks was far more pleased with the ovation he received in his Oakland debut than how he was received in his first career start with Kansas City more than 14 months ago. This time, the 25-year-old drew a standing ovation from the Athletics … More »

    AP - Sports - 1 hour 58 minutes ago
  • Steelers trade future 5th rounder for Eagles CB Boykin

    LATROBE, Pa. (AP) -- The Pittsburgh Steelers have acquired cornerback Brandon Boykin from the Philadelphia Eagles in exchange for a conditional fifth-round pick in the 2016 draft. … More »

    AP - Sports - 2 hours 2 minutes ago
  • Saturday's Scoreboard

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    The Canadian Press - 2 hours 5 minutes ago
  • Defensive lapses hurt 10-man Toronto FC in 3-1 loss to Revolution

    Defensive lapses proved to hurt Toronto FC on Saturday night. Charlie Davies scored twice, Lee Nguyen added a penalty kick and the New England Revolution beat 10-man Toronto 3-1. Davies opened the scoring for the Revolution (8-9-7) in the 35th … More »

    The Canadian Press - 2 hours 8 minutes ago
  • Stefan Struve outlasts 'Big Nog' in back-and-forth UFC 190 slugfest

    Stefan Struve outlasts 'Big Nog' in back-and-forth UFC 190 slugfest

    Struve kept the Brazilian legend at bay with his striking during their heavyweight affair. … More »

    Cagewriter - 2 hours 19 minutes ago
  • Tomsula begins camp doing things his way, with player input

    Tomsula begins camp doing things his way, with player input

    Jim Tomsula walked through the cafeteria on Day 1 and fist-bumped a chef from across the high counter, then asked another member of the kitchen staff about her family. A first-year NFL coach who made the improbable jump from leading the 49ers' … More »

    AP - Sports - 2 hours 24 minutes ago
  • Baseball-Highlights from Saturday's MLB games

    (Adds later games) Aug 1 (The Sports Xchange) - Highlights from Saturday's Major League Baseball games: - - - - Red Sox 11, Rays 7 Third baseman Travis Shaw slugged the first two home runs of his major league career and had three RBIs as the Boston … More »

    Reuters - 2 hours 28 minutes ago
  • Conger, Correa total 4 HRs, Keuchel wins

    Conger, Correa total 4 HRs, Keuchel wins

    The Houston Astros have homered so many times this season that Hank Conger thought they'd certainly hit a grand slam. Conger hit two homers, including his first career grand slam, and rookie Carlos Correa also homered twice to help the Astros to a … More »

    AP - Sports - 2 hours 31 minutes ago
  • Danks Ks 8 as White Sox beat Yankees 8-2

    Danks Ks 8 as White Sox beat Yankees 8-2

    The Chicago White Sox offense is coming around. Melky Cabrera and Alexei Ramirez homered and Danks struck out eight as the Chicago White Sox beat the New York Yankees 8-2 on Saturday night. Danks (6-8) held the Yankees to a run and three hits in 5 … More »

    AP - Sports - 2 hours 37 minutes ago
  • Baseball-Ninth-inning rally puts Twins back on winning track

    With their offense sputtering and their lead in the wild-card race dwindling, the Minnesota Twins did what they had to do on Saturday to get a 3-2 victory over the Seattle Mariners. The Twins scratched together three runs, two on wild pitches, with … More »

    Reuters - 2 hours 38 minutes ago
  • Lawsuit: Bosses let rules-breaking sailor compete in Cup

    Top officials with Oracle Team USA knew grinder Matt Mitchell didn't illegally alter a catamaran used in warmup regattas and yet let a rules-breaking sailor compete in the 2013 America's Cup, according to a lawsuit filed in federal court in San … More »

    AP - Sports - 2 hours 39 minutes ago
  • McDaniel catches two touchdowns as Stampeders come back to beat Alouettes

    Calgary Stampeders slotback Marquay McDaniel had extra motivation against the Montreal Alouettes on Saturday night, and it paid off. McDaniel wanted to outperform former Calgary teammate Nik Lewis, who made his return to McMahon Stadium as a member … More »

    The Canadian Press - 2 hours 39 minutes ago
  • Twins top M's on Suzuki's walkoff single

    Twins top M's on Suzuki's walkoff single

    The Minnesota Twins haven't been hitting a whole lot lately. Kurt Suzuki hit the winning RBI single with two outs in the ninth inning, after two wild pitches by Seattle closer Carson Smith let the Twins tie the score on their way to a 3-2 victory … More »

    AP - Sports - 2 hours 51 minutes ago
  • Arenado helps Rockies beat Lynn at Busch

    Arenado helps Rockies beat Lynn at Busch

    When Jorge De La Rosa takes the mound for Colorado against St. Louis, it's usually a successful formula for the Rockies. De La Rosa turned in another solid outing against the Cardinals and Nolan Arenado homered in the Rockies' 6-2 win on Saturday … More »

    AP - Sports - 2 hours 57 minutes ago
  • Galaxy end 15-match winless road streak

    COMMERCE CITY, Colo. (AP) -- Alan Gordon scored in the 69th minute, Robbie Keane added a goal in stoppage time and the Los Angeles Galaxy ended a 15-match winless streak on the road with a 3-1 victory over the Colorado Rapids on Saturday night. … More »

    AP - Sports - 3 hours ago
  • Duda has 2 HRs, Mets win Cespedes' debut

    Duda has 2 HRs, Mets win Cespedes' debut

    When the Washington Nationals took the bat out of Yoenis Cespedes' hands in the eighth inning, Lucas Duda let the rest of the National League know how tough it's going to be now to get through the middle of the new Mets' lineup. Duda hit a … More »

    AP - Sports - 3 hours ago
  • Blaney survives to win Iowa Xfinity race

    Blaney survives to win Iowa Xfinity race

    Ryan Blaney finally had the car he needed to claim the win that had evaded him all year. Blaney maintained his composure and clinched a win he had deserved from the opening lap. Ryan Blaney survived four cautions in the last 24 laps to win the … More »

    AP - Sports - 3 hours ago
  • Isner on course for Atlanta Open hat-trick

    Isner on course for Atlanta Open hat-trick

    (Reuters) - Big-serving American John Isner and Cypriot Marcos Baghdatis will meet in the final of the Atlanta Open after hard-fought three-set semi-final victories on Saturday. Top seed Isner stayed on track for his third consecutive Atlanta title … More »

    Reuters - 3 hours ago
  • Tennis-Isner on course for Atlanta Open hat-trick

    (Adds other semi-final) Aug 1 (Reuters) - Big-serving American John Isner and Cypriot Marcos Baghdatis will meet in the final of the Atlanta Open after hard-fought three-set semi-final victories on Saturday. Top seed Isner stayed on track for his … More »

    Reuters - 3 hours ago
  • Rizzo homers in fourth in row, Cubs win

    Rizzo homers in fourth in row, Cubs win

    Anthony Rizzo is on a roll and he's bringing his Cubs along for the ride. The first baseman made it four straight games with a home run with a three-run shot in the third inning to lead the Cubs to a 4-2 victory over the Milwaukee Brewers on … More »

    AP - Sports - 3 hours ago
  • Phillies hit 3 HRs in 12-2 win over Braves

    Phillies hit 3 HRs in 12-2 win over Braves

    The way the Philadelphia Phillies are playing right now, they believe they're going to win every game. Odubel Herrera, Freddy Galvis and Cameron Rupp all homered as the surging Phillies set a season high for scoring in a 12-2 victory over the … More »

    AP - Sports - 3 hours ago
  • Rookie Iglesias beats Pirates as Cole's bid for 15th win fails

    Rookie Iglesias beats Pirates as Cole's bid for 15th win fails

    (The Sports Xchange) - Rookie right-hander Raisel Iglesias pitched six solid innings while shortstop Eugenio Suarez drove in three runs to lift the Cincinnati Reds to a 4-3 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Saturday. Pittsburgh starter Gerrit … More »

    Reuters - 3 hours ago
  • Wade Davis allows first homer since 2013, a streak covering 125 2/3 innings

    Wade Davis allows first homer since 2013, a streak covering 125 2/3 innings

    Wade Davis' long homerless streak was ended by Blue Jays slugger Jose Bautista. … More »

    Big League Stew - 3 hours ago
  • Dynamo score late for 1-1 draw with KC

    Dynamo score late for 1-1 draw with KC

    KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) -- Ricardo Clark scored for Houston on a header in the 78th minute and the Dynamo and Sporting Kansas City tied 1-1 Saturday night. … More »

    AP - Sports - 3 hours ago