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  1. Diminutive Marcus Stroman a budding superstar, and entrepreneur
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    Diminutive Marcus Stroman a budding superstar, and entrepreneur

  2. Josh McCown decides to sign with the Cleveland Browns
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    Josh McCown decides to sign with the Cleveland Browns

  3. Kimmo Timonen sent to Blackhawks for draft picks
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    Kimmo Timonen sent to Blackhawks for draft picks

  4. Bautista on winning the championship
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    Bautista on winning the championship

  5. Eugenie Bouchard withdraws from another tournament, this one in Monterrey, Mexico
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    Eugenie Bouchard withdraws from another tournament, this one in Monterrey, Mexico

  6. NFL draft watch: Needs that teams should pass on in Round 1
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    NFL draft watch: Needs that teams should pass on in Round 1

  7. Kyle Lowry’s struggles continue in Raptors loss to Warriors
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    Kyle Lowry’s struggles continue in Raptors loss to Warriors

  8. Steph Curry dominated Toronto basketball long before becoming NBA star
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    Steph Curry dominated Toronto basketball long before becoming NBA star

  9. Totally Random Tournament: Best TV Characters of the 2000s -- Villains, Survivors and Journalists/Ad Man
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  10. KHL netminder robbed of goal, thanks to diving defenseman (Video)
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    KHL netminder robbed of goal, thanks to diving defenseman (Video)

  11. Dr. Seuss jerseys headline Rapid City Rush book drive
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    Dr. Seuss jerseys headline Rapid City Rush book drive

  12. NHL Three Stars: Barrie jumpstarts Avs offense; Bishop blanks Kane-less Hawks
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    NHL Three Stars: Barrie jumpstarts Avs offense; Bishop blanks Kane-less Hawks

  • Ashwin has UAE in a spin at bouncy Perth

    The bouncy WACA track traditionally offers the fast bowlers extra help but it was tall India off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin who made most use of the conditions against United Arab Emirates on Saturday. Ashwin came on early and bowled unchanged for … More »

    Reuters - 36 minutes ago
  • Stand-in skipper guides Spanish to fourth leg triumph

    Stand-in MAPFRE skipper Xabi Fernandez steered his crew to victory after an epic Pacific Ocean battle in the fourth leg of the Volvo Ocean Race on Saturday. The Spanish boat won the 5,264-nautical mile journey from Sanya, China to Auckland by four … More »

    Reuters - 37 minutes ago
  • KHL netminder robbed of goal, thanks to diving defenseman (Video)

    KHL netminder robbed of goal, thanks to diving defenseman (Video)

    Jeff Deslauriers comes close to a goal, but then Mark Flood showed up. … More »

    Puck Daddy - 38 minutes ago
  • Sailing-Stand-in skipper guides Spanish to fourth leg triumph

    Stand-in MAPFRE skipper Xabi Fernandez steered his crew to victory after an epic Pacific Ocean battle in the fourth leg of the Volvo Ocean Race on Saturday. The Spanish boat won the 5,264-nautical mile journey from Sanya, China to Auckland by four … More »

    Reuters - 40 minutes ago
  • Law-makers reject fourth substitution proposal

    By Mike Collett BELFAST (Reuters) - Football's rule-making body, the International Football Association Board (IFAB), rejected the idea of a fourth substitution in extra time on Saturday but is considering dropping the one-match ban for so-called … More »

    Reuters - 42 minutes ago
  • Lewis leads LPGA Thailand by 1 stroke

    Lewis leads LPGA Thailand by 1 stroke

    CHONBURI, Thailand (AP) -- Stacy Lewis held on to lead Amy Yang by one stroke at the LPGA Thailand despite a dismal third-round 73 on Saturday. … More »

    AP - Sports - 50 minutes ago
  • Kvapil's stolen NASCAR race car found

    Kvapil's stolen NASCAR race car found

    Police say they have found the NASCAR race car stolen from a hotel parking lot near Atlanta Motor Speedway. NASCAR's Team XTREME says the car was found early Saturday northwest of Atlanta in Gwinnett County. Morrow police Detective Sgt. Larry … More »

    AP - Sports - 51 minutes ago
  • Police: NASCAR's Team XTREME race car found near Atlanta; too late to make the weekend's race

    HAMPTON, Ga. (AP) -- Police: NASCAR's Team XTREME race car found near Atlanta; too late to make the weekend's race. … More »

    AP - Sports - 54 minutes ago
  • In-form Gomez wants to continue inspiring Fiorentina

    In-form Gomez wants to continue inspiring Fiorentina

    By Jacopo Lo Monaco ROME (Reuters) - It has already been a very good year for Mario Gomez and the in-form striker is aiming to extend his excellent goalscoring form as Fiorentina career prepare to fight on multiple fronts. The Germany striker … More »

    Reuters - 1 hour 7 minutes ago
  • Modric likely to return for Real against Schalke

    Modric likely to return for Real against Schalke

    Real Madrid midfielder Luka Modric is likely to return from a lengthy injury layoff in the Champions League last 16 second leg at home to Schalke 04 on March 10, coach Carlo Ancelotti said on Saturday. Modric, who hurt a thigh muscle playing for … More »

    Reuters - 1 hour 10 minutes ago
  • American Lewis holds one-shot lead at Thai LPGA event

    American Lewis holds one-shot lead at Thai LPGA event

    (Reuters) - Stacy Lewis regained her composure after making four bogeys in her first six holes to retain the outright lead after the third round of the women's Thailand Open on Saturday. The American, ranked third in the world, bogeyed the second, … More »

    Reuters - 1 hour 12 minutes ago
  • Fog Again: Women's World Cup halted in Bulgaria

    Fog Again: Women's World Cup halted in Bulgaria

    The women's World Cup racing has been canceled for a second straight day due to fog in southern Bulgaria. Thirteen of the 56 competitors raced before the event was canceled, with three failing to finish, including Switzerland's Fabienne Suter who … More »

    AP - Sports - 1 hour 31 minutes ago
  • Golf-American Lewis holds one-shot lead at Thai LPGA event

    Stacy Lewis regained her composure after making four bogeys in her first six holes to retain the outright lead after the third round of the women's Thailand Open on Saturday. The American, ranked third in the world, bogeyed the second, fourth, … More »

    Reuters - 1 hour 45 minutes ago
  • A year after meeting Tiger, Indian golfer on the rise

    A year after meeting Tiger, Indian golfer on the rise

    The best golfer in India played before an enormous gallery with the kind of buzz that is rare for his country. Anirban Lahiri wound up the winner, a day he won't forget. Tiger Woods was in town. Lahiri and Shiv Kapur, who played college golf at … More »

    AP - Sports - 1 hour 49 minutes ago
  • Drama at the end: New Zealand beats Australia at World Cup

    Drama at the end: New Zealand beats Australia at World Cup

    Four years in the making, the Cricket World Cup pool match between New Zealand and Australia lived up to all the hype. Not long before Australia's final wicket fell after scoring a paltry 151 runs on Saturday, Pharrell Williams' song ''Happy'' … More »

    AP - Sports - 2 hours 27 minutes ago
  • India cruise to easy win over UAE in Perth

    India cruise to easy win over UAE in Perth

    Off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin claimed four wickets to lead a strong Indian bowling performance as the defending champions eased to a nine-wicket victory over the United Arab Emirates in a World Cup Pool B encounter in Perth on Saturday. Left-arm … More »

    Reuters - 2 hours 47 minutes ago
  • India v United Arab Emirates highlights

    PERTH (Reuters) - Highlights from Saturday's cricket World Cup Pool B match between India and United Arab Emirates at the WACA in Perth: India won by nine wickets. UAE won the toss and elected to bat. UAE innings: 1st over - Bhuvneshwar Kumar starts … More »

    Reuters - 3 hours ago
  • Man United missing '20-goal striker', says Van Gaal

    Man United missing '20-goal striker', says Van Gaal

    Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal says his expensively assembled squad has not challenged for the Premier League title this season because they do not have a prolific striker like their rivals. Despite spending more than 150 million pounds … More »

    Reuters - 3 hours ago
  • Canada's Mikael Kingsbury wins 6th straight World Cup moguls event to clinch overall title

    Canada's Mikael Kingsbury won his sixth straight World Cup moguls event on Saturday to clinch his fourth overall title. The native of Deux-Montagnes, Que. received 88.17 points to improve to 629 points in the standings, 288 ahead of Alexandr … More »

    The Canadian Press - 3 hours ago
  • France leads Nordic combined team sprint after ski jump

    France leads Nordic combined team sprint after ski jump

    FALUN, Sweden (AP) -- France led after the ski jump portion of the Nordic combined team sprint event Saturday at the Nordic skiing world championships. … More »

    AP - Sports - 4 hours ago
  • Kingsbury wins 6th straight World Cup event to claim title

    TAZAWAKO, Japan (AP) -- Mikael Kingsbury of Canada won his sixth straight World Cup moguls event on Saturday to clinch his fourth overall title. … More »

    AP - Sports - 4 hours ago
  • Nadal crushes Delbonis to reach Argentine Open semi-final

    Nadal crushes Delbonis to reach Argentine Open semi-final

    Nadal, who went down to a first defeat in 53 consecutive semi-finals on clay at the Rio Open last weekend, pumped his fist after winning a superb rally in the fifth game of the second set and again when the Argentine hit the ball wide on second … More »

    Reuters - 5 hours ago
  • Williamson cool under pressure to see NZ home

    By John Mehaffey AUCKLAND (Reuters) - Kane Williamson, well on course to become New Zealand's finest ever batsman, demonstrated again his extraordinary composure under pressure by hitting a six to win Saturday's WorldCup Pool A match against … More »

    Reuters - 5 hours ago
  • Masters countdown ticks fast for Tiger

    Masters countdown ticks fast for Tiger

    By Mark Lamport-Stokes LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - As the clock counts down for the April 9-12 Masters, fans, players and medical experts continue to speculate on whether a shockingly out-of-sorts Tiger Woods will be able to compete at the year's … More »

    Reuters - 5 hours ago
  • Friday's Sports In Brief

    After the Portland Trail Blazers overcame Russell Westbrook's third straight triple-double, Damian Lillard sensed his team was recapturing its form of earlier this season. Oklahoma City can only hope it didn't lose Westbrook along with the game. … More »

    AP - Sports - 5 hours ago
  • England out to exorcise Cake Tin demons against Sri Lanka

    England out to exorcise Cake Tin demons against Sri Lanka

    England are looking at their return to Wellington for Sunday's World Cup clash with Sri Lanka as a chance to put their last visit to the New Zealand capital behind them, all-rounder Chris Woakes said on Saturday. England were humiliated by co-hosts … More »

    Reuters - 5 hours ago
  • UAE win toss, opt to bat against India in Perth

    United Arab Emirates captain Mohammad Tauqir won the toss and opted to bat first in their World Cup Pool B match against defending champions India at the WACA in Perth on Saturday. "We think these are good conditions and a good wicket to bat on … More »

    Reuters - 5 hours ago
  • Djokovic and Federer to renew rivalry in Dubai

    Djokovic and Federer to renew rivalry in Dubai

    By Matt Smith DUBAI (Reuters) - Novak Djokovic and Roger Federer renew their great rivalry when they meet in the final of the Dubai Championships on Saturday with both players fighting fit and ready for battle. A few months ago they were had been … More »

    Reuters - 5 hours ago
  • Tokyo 2020 to save $1bn with three venue changes

    Tokyo 2020 to save $1bn with three venue changes

    By Andrew Downie RIO DE JANEIRO (Reuters) - Organisers of the Tokyo Olympics in 2020 are to move or alter three venues, saving around a billion dollars, with more changes and savings to come, the International Olympic Committee's Sports Director … More »

    Reuters - 5 hours ago
  • Seven-over McIlroy set to miss cut at Honda Classic

    Seven-over McIlroy set to miss cut at Honda Classic

    World number one Rory McIlroy was set to miss the cut after shooting a four-over par 74 in his second round of the Honda Classic on Friday to go seven-over for the tournament. Heavy rain wiped out most of the morning and at the close, Californian … More »

    Reuters - 5 hours ago
  • Williamson six gives Kiwis one wicket victory

    Williamson six gives Kiwis one wicket victory

    By John Mehaffey AUCKLAND (Reuters) - Kane Williamson coolly struck a straight six to give New Zealand a one wicket victory over Australia in a dramatic battle between the cricket World Cup hosts at Eden Park on Saturday. Williamson lofted Pat … More »

    Reuters - 5 hours ago
  • Clarke blames poor shot selection for narrow NZ loss

    Clarke blames poor shot selection for narrow NZ loss

    By John Mehaffey AUCKLAND (Reuters) - Australia captain Michael Clarke attributed an over-emphasis on attack as the reason behind his team's poor batting performance in the one-wicket loss to New Zealand in the World Cup Pool A match at Eden Park … More »

    Reuters - 5 hours ago
  • Illinois team desperate for wins sees young shooters fade

    Illinois team desperate for wins sees young shooters fade

    Illinois is fighting for a shot at the NCAA tournament while missing the scoring that kept the team afloat in January. With leading scorer Rayvonte Rice out almost all of that month, sophomores Kendrick Nunn and Malcolm Hill carried Illinois' … More »

    AP - Sports - 5 hours ago
  • McIlroy lasts only 2 days in American return

    McIlroy lasts only 2 days in American return

    As far as star power goes, the PGA Tour is like a fireworks show in the rain. The Phoenix Open was more high-charged than ever this year with the Super Bowl in town and Tiger Woods back to golf. Except that Woods was on his way home after two days … More »

    AP - Sports - 5 hours ago
  • Pakistan look to Zimbabwe clash for confidence boost

    Pakistan look to Zimbabwe clash for confidence boost

    Misbah-ul-Haq is looking for a confidence-boosting performance from his team but most of all a first victory of the campaign when Pakistan take on Zimbabwe in their third World Cup match on Sunday. Comprehensive defeats at the hands of India and … More »

    Reuters - 5 hours ago
  • Kyle Lowry’s struggles continue in Raptors loss to Warriors

    Kyle Lowry’s struggles continue in Raptors loss to Warriors

    TORONTO – Over the last year Kyle Lowry been described as a whole lot more than the Raptors starting point guard. … More »

    Eh Game - 6 hours ago
  • Blazers overcome Westbrook triple-double

    Blazers overcome Westbrook triple-double

    After the Portland Trail Blazers overcame Russell Westbrook's third straight triple-double, Damian Lillard sensed his team was recapturing its form of earlier this season. Oklahoma City can only hope it didn't lose Westbrook along with the game. … More »

    AP - Sports - 6 hours ago
  • Totally Random Tournament: Best TV Characters of the 2000s -- Villains, Survivors and Journalists/Ad Man

    Totally Random Tournament: Best TV Characters of the 2000s -- Villains, Survivors and Journalists/Ad Man

    Think you're ready for March Madness? Gear up by voting on the best comedy TV characters of the past 15 years. … More »

    Yahoo Sports - 6 hours ago
  • Kosir wins snowboard World Cup to take overall lead

    ASAHIKAWA, Japan (AP) -- Zan Kosir of Slovenia won the World Cup parallel giant slalom snowboard event on Saturday to move into first place in the overall standings. … More »

    AP - Sports - 6 hours ago
  • Feb 27: Daily Zap

    Feb 27: Daily Zap

    Get a quick recap of all 14 games from Friday night's action around the NBA. … More »

    NBA.com - 6 hours ago