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  1. Kyle Lowry’s struggles continue in Raptors loss to Warriors
    Dustin Pollack

    Kyle Lowry’s struggles continue in Raptors loss to Warriors

  2. KHL netminder robbed of goal, thanks to diving defenseman (Video)
    Sean Leahy

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

  3. Diminutive Marcus Stroman a budding superstar, and entrepreneur
    Ian Denomme

    Diminutive Marcus Stroman a budding superstar, and entrepreneur

  4. Steph Curry dominated Toronto basketball long before becoming NBA star
    Israel Fehr

    Steph Curry dominated Toronto basketball long before becoming NBA star

  5. As Brent Sopel retires, impact on LGBT hockey not forgotten
    Greg Wyshynski

    As Brent Sopel retires, impact on LGBT hockey not forgotten

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

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

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

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

  8. Video: Jose Bautista would trade personal stats for team success
    Ian Denomme

    Video: Jose Bautista would trade personal stats for team success

  9. Kimmo Timonen sent to Blackhawks for draft picks
    Josh Cooper

    Kimmo Timonen sent to Blackhawks for draft picks

  10. Eugenie Bouchard withdraws from another tournament, this one in Monterrey, Mexico
    Stephanie Myles

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

  11. Tim Gleason heads to Washington in swap for Jack Hillen
    Josh Cooper

    Tim Gleason heads to Washington in swap for Jack Hillen

  12. Mats Zuccarello put on trade block by Rangers at deadline
    Greg Wyshynski

    Mats Zuccarello put on trade block by Rangers at deadline

  • Meyers Taylor, Garrett give US historic bobsled title

    Meyers Taylor, Garrett give US historic bobsled title

    Elana Meyers Taylor and pusher Cherrelle Garrett beat three German crews to win the United States' first ever World Championship women's bobsled title on Saturday. The Americans led after the first two heats on Friday and held in the final two runs … More »

    AP - Sports - 4 minutes 56 seconds ago
  • FIFA rules out video tech, hours before incident in EPL

    Soccer's rule-makers ruled out the imminent use of video technology on Saturday, hours before the wrong Sunderland player appeared to be sent off at Manchester United. Sunderland defender John O'Shea pulled back Radamel Falcao in the penalty area … More »

    AP - Sports - 4 minutes 56 seconds ago
  • Tennis-Awesome Federer floors Djokovic in straight sets

    (Updates with match details) By Matt Smith DUBAI, Feb 28 (Reuters) - Roger Federer's enduring class shone through again as the Swiss maestro beat world number one Novak Djokovic 6-3 7-5 to win the Dubai Championships for a seventh time on … More »

    Reuters - 7 minutes ago
  • Harrington holds lead at Honda after second round

    Harrington holds lead at Honda after second round

    (Reuters) - Ireland's Padraig Harrington held the lead at the end of the delayed second round of the Honda Classic on Saturday after shooting a four-under-par round of 66 at PGA National. Harrington, a three-time major championship winner, has … More »

    Reuters - 7 minutes ago
  • Safarova beats Azarenka to win the Qatar Open

    Lucie Safarova beat Victoria Azarenka in straight sets, 6-4, 6-3 to clinch the Qatar Open on Saturday. The Czech snapped wild card Azarenka's 14-match winning streak in Doha and also foiled the Belarusian's attempt to clinch a record third Qatar … More »

    AP - Sports - 9 minutes ago
  • McIlroy lasts only 2 days in American return

    McIlroy lasts only 2 days in American return

    PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. (AP) -- - 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. The strongest … More »

    AP - Sports - 10 minutes ago
  • Tim Gleason heads to Washington in swap for Jack Hillen

    Tim Gleason heads to Washington in swap for Jack Hillen

    In all sincerity, while the Caps were much-maligned for giving Brooks Orpik and Matt Niskanen long-term deals in the summer, from a short term perspective that’s a rough blueline – especially with Gleason who is a little bit bigger than Hillen, now … More »

    Puck Daddy - 10 minutes ago
  • Mats Zuccarello put on trade block by Rangers at deadline

    Mats Zuccarello put on trade block by Rangers at deadline

    Katie Strang of ESPN.com reports it “looks more likely that Rangers F Mats Zuccarello will be traded than re-signed. Teams have been told he's available.” That because talks on a long-term deal have broken down, per the NY Post. … More »

    Puck Daddy - 10 minutes ago
  • Late Dortmund flurry earns fourth successive win

    Late Dortmund flurry earns fourth successive win

    By Karolos Grohmann BERLIN (Reuters) - Fast-improving Borussia Dortmund notched their fourth straight Bundesliga win after scoring three times in eight minutes late on to earn a 3-0 home victory over Ruhr Valley rivals Schalke 04 on Saturday. … More »

    Reuters - 10 minutes ago
  • UPDATE 2-Ex-New York Knick basketball player Anthony Mason dead at 48

    The 13-year NBA veteran had severe heart problems, his son, Anthony Mason Jr., said in a statement quoted on the Knicks' web site. "As you all would expect our father - Big Mase - put up an incredible fight," Mason Jr. said. Mason was a 6-foot, … More »

    Reuters - 11 minutes ago
  • Cycling-Briton Stannard retains Het Nieuwsblad title

    BRUSSELS, Feb 28 (Reuters) - Briton Ian Stannard won the first classic one-day race of the season when he beat three Etixx-Quick Step riders in a tense finale to the Het Nieuwsblad on Saturday. The Team Sky rider, who also won the race last year, … More »

    Reuters - 12 minutes ago
  • Defending champ Federer beats Djokovic to defend Dubai title

    Defending champ Federer beats Djokovic to defend Dubai title

    Defending champion Roger Federer won his seventh Dubai Championships title and second of the year defeating No. 1 Novak Djokovic 6-3, 7-5 on Saturday. Federer saved all seven break points he faced in the match, while Djokovic lost both break points … More »

    AP - Sports - 14 minutes ago
  • Environmental activists disrupt meeting by Olympic officials

    Environmental activists have disrupted a meeting by top Olympic officials in Rio de Janeiro. Activists forced their way into the lobby of the luxury hotel where International Olympic Committee president Thomas Bach was holding a closed-door meeting … More »

    AP - Sports - 14 minutes ago
  • Barca hot on Real's heels after Suarez show at Granada

    Barca hot on Real's heels after Suarez show at Granada

    By Iain Rogers MADRID (Reuters) - Barcelona cut Real Madrid's lead at the top of La Liga to one point when in-form forward Luis Suarez played a part in all three of their goals in a scrappy 3-1 victory at Granada on Saturday. Barca struggled to … More »

    Reuters - 14 minutes ago
  • Harrington takes 36-hole lead at Honda Classic

    Harrington takes 36-hole lead at Honda Classic

    PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. (AP) -- Padraig Harrington felt like a three-time major champion long enough to take the lead after 36 holes of the Honda Classic. … More »

    AP - Sports - 15 minutes ago
  • Rooney ends goal drought as United climb to third

    Rooney ends goal drought as United climb to third

    LONDON (Reuters) - Wayne Rooney ended his eight-game Premier League scoring drought with a brace as Manchester United climbed back above Arsenal into third with a 2-0 victory against a dogged Sunderland on Saturday. United were booed during stages … More »

    Reuters - 17 minutes ago
  • Golf-Harrington holds lead at Honda after second round

    Ireland's Padraig Harrington held the lead at the end of the delayed second round of the Honda Classic on Saturday after shooting a four-under-par round of 66 at PGA National. Harrington, a three-time major championship winner, has slumped to 297th … More »

    Reuters - 19 minutes ago
  • Knicks say former player Anthony Mason has died

    Knicks say former player Anthony Mason has died

    Anthony Mason, the rugged power forward who was a defensive force in the NBA from the 1990s into the early 21st century, has died. The Knicks confirmed Mason's death, which was first reported Saturday by the New York Daily News. He fought like a … More »

    AP - Sports - 19 minutes ago
  • Leaders Lyon suffer first league defeat in three months

    Leaders Lyon suffer first league defeat in three months

    Leaders Olympique Lyonnais suffered their first Ligue 1 defeat in three months when they lost 2-1 at Lille despite going in front on Saturday. Corentin Tolisso's third-minute opener was cancelled out by Idrissa Gueye and Marcos Lopes's second-half … More »

    Reuters - 22 minutes ago
  • Golf-U.S. PGA Tour Honda Classic scores

    Feb 28 (Infostrada Sports) - Scores from the U.S. PGA Tour Honda Classic at the par-70 course on Saturday in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida. The cut was set at 144. 133 Padraig Harrington (Ireland) 67 66 134 Patrick Reed (U.S.) 67 67 135 Brendan Steele … More »

    Reuters - 27 minutes ago
  • Rebuilding Alabama-Auburn share youth, last place in SEC

    Once NCAA tournament regulars, the Alabama and Auburn women's basketball teams are both balancing the pains and promise of youth. The teams will meet Sunday in the regular-season finale at Auburn Arena with the only spoils being bragging' rights … More »

    AP - Sports - 30 minutes ago
  • Awesome Federer floors Djokovic in straight sets

    Awesome Federer floors Djokovic in straight sets

    By Matt Smith DUBAI (Reuters) - Roger Federer beat Novak Djokovic 6-3 7-5 in the final of the Dubai Championships on Saturday, the Swiss veteran's awesome serving bringing down the world number one. Federer went into the match with a 19-17 winning … More »

    Reuters - 34 minutes ago
  • Barca hot on Real's heels after Suarez shines in Granada

    Barca hot on Real's heels after Suarez shines in Granada

    Barcelona closed within a point of leaders Real Madrid after in-form forward Luis Suarez played a part in all three of their goals in a scrappy 3-1 victory at Granada in La Liga on Saturday. Barca took the lead at the Nuevo Los Carmenes stadium … More »

    Reuters - 35 minutes ago
  • Lady Vols coach Warlick has broken bone in right wrist

    Lady Vols coach Warlick has broken bone in right wrist

    KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- Tennessee coach Holly Warlick has a broken bone in her right wrist after slipping on the ice while on campus. … More »

    AP - Sports - 40 minutes ago
  • Djokovic, Federer meet for Dubai title

    Djokovic, Federer meet for Dubai title

    Top-seeded Novak Djokovic will face defending champion Roger Federer in the final of the Dubai Championships after a three-set win over Tomas Berdych on Friday. ''You don't expect anything less than hard work against someone who has been a top 10 … More »

    AP - Sports - 45 minutes ago
  • Finding Ohio State band director replacement taking time

    Hiring a replacement for fired Ohio State University marching band director Jonathan Waters is taking longer than the school anticipated. As of the end of February, the university has overshot the time frame of four to six months that it projected … More »

    AP - Sports - 47 minutes ago
  • Tennis-Qatar Open women's singles final result

    Feb 28 (Infostrada Sports) - Result from the Qatar Open Women's Singles Final on Saturday Lucie Safarova (Czech Republic) beat Victoria Azarenka (Belarus) 6-4 6-3 … More »

    Reuters - 50 minutes ago
  • Johaug upstages Bjoergen to win 30K race at Nordic worlds

    Johaug upstages Bjoergen to win 30K race at Nordic worlds

    Therese Johaug upstaged Norwegian teammate Marit Bjoergen by winning the women's 30-kilometer cross-country race by almost a minute Saturday, ending the Nordic skiing world championships as the most successful woman with three golds. Johaug showed … More »

    AP - Sports - 53 minutes ago
  • Winless Coetsee keeps Joburg Open lead

    Winless Coetsee keeps Joburg Open lead

    JOHANNESBURG (AP) -- Wallie Coetsee takes a two-shot lead into the final round of the Joburg Open after a 2-under 70 on Saturday. … More »

    AP - Sports - 54 minutes ago
  • Tennis-Dubai Championships men's singles final result

    Feb 28 (Infostrada Sports) - Result from the Dubai Championships Men's Singles Final on Saturday 2-Roger Federer (Switzerland) beat 1-Novak Djokovic (Serbia) 6-3 7-5 … More »

    Reuters - 55 minutes ago
  • Cavs sit James and Irving, lose in Indy

    Cavs sit James and Irving, lose in Indy

    George Hill took center stage with the biggest stars sitting. Hill finished with 15 points, 10 rebounds and 12 assists, and capped the first triple-double of his career with three free throws in the final 30 seconds to seal the Indiana Pacers' … More »

    AP - Sports - 1 hour 5 minutes 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 - 1 hour 6 minutes ago
  • Ko cards course-record 61 in New Zealand

    Ko cards course-record 61 in New Zealand

    Top-ranked Lydia Ko broke the course-record with a career-best 11-under 61 on Saturday to take the second-round lead in the New Zealand Women's Open. The 17-year-old New Zealander, coming off a victory Sunday in the Women's Australian Open, broke … More »

    AP - Sports - 1 hour 10 minutes ago
  • France wins Nordic combined team sprint at worlds

    France wins Nordic combined team sprint at worlds

    FALUN, Sweden (AP) -- France defended its world championship title in the Nordic combined team sprint event Saturday after Jason Lamy Chappuis held off Germany's Johannes Rydzek in the final sprint. … More »

    AP - Sports - 1 hour 12 minutes ago
  • Stolen NASCAR ride found outside Atlanta

    Stolen NASCAR ride found outside Atlanta

    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 - 1 hour 17 minutes ago
  • Parma captain Lucarelli fears Serie A club could go out of business next week

    Parma captain Alessandro Lucarelli fears the struggling Serie A club could go out of business as early as next week. The club, which has been sold twice this season, is on the verge of bankruptcy and has called off its last two Serie A games. … More »

    The Canadian Press - 1 hour 19 minutes ago
  • Lewis leads Yang by 1 at LPGA Thailand

    Lewis leads Yang by 1 at LPGA Thailand

    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 - 1 hour 22 minutes ago
  • Murray scores twice and sees red as Palace beat West Ham

    Murray scores twice and sees red as Palace beat West Ham

    By Tom Hayward LONDON (Reuters) - Crystal Palace maintained their revival under new manager Alan Pardew with a 3-1 Premier League victory at West Ham United on Saturday -- their fourth win in seven matches since their former midfielder took charge. … More »

    Reuters - 1 hour 30 minutes ago
  • Kingsbury wins sixth straight World Cup moguls event to clinch overall title

    The 22-year-old native of Deux-Montagnes, Que., won his sixth straight World Cup moguls event Saturday to clinch his fourth overall title. The victory left Kingsbury just one short of the all-time record of 27 held by France's Edgar Grospiron. "I … More »

    The Canadian Press - 1 hour 32 minutes ago
  • Reichelt leads Austrian World Cup downhill sweep

    Reichelt leads Austrian World Cup downhill sweep

    GARMISCH-PARTENKIRCHEN, Germany (AP) -- Hannes Reichelt led an Austrian sweep of a shortened downhill race on the Kandahar slope for his 10th career World Cup victory on Saturday. Reichelt, the super-G world champion, had been quickest in both … More »

    AP - Sports - 1 hour 37 minutes ago