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  1. September 6, 1995: the inside story of the night Cal Ripken saved baseball
    Andrew McKay

    September 6, 1995: the inside story of the night Cal Ripken saved baseball

  2. Hockey wives find 'Hero' as authors of children's book
    Yahoo Sports Staff

    Hockey wives find 'Hero' as authors of children's book

  3. Darnell Dockett, IK Enemkpali among the early NFL cuts
    Frank Schwab

    Darnell Dockett, IK Enemkpali among the early NFL cuts

  4. Tebow Time? Eagles trade third QB Matt Barkley to Cardinals
    Frank Schwab

    Tebow Time? Eagles trade third QB Matt Barkley to Cardinals

  5. Royal Vale's elite hockey program
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    Royal Vale's elite hockey program

  6. Sources: 76ers signing Kendall Marshall
    Adrian Wojnarowski

    Sources: 76ers signing Kendall Marshall

  7. Drury back with Rangers; Lemieux in for Avs alumni; Burke, Flames in Pride Parade (Puck Headlines)
    Jen Neale

    Drury back with Rangers; Lemieux in for Avs alumni; Burke, Flames in Pride Parade (Puck Headlines)

  8. Gus Bradley confident in 2015 Jaguars squad
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    Gus Bradley confident in 2015 Jaguars squad

  9. Could NFL owners change Roger Goodell's discipline role for players?
    Eric Edholm

    Could NFL owners change Roger Goodell's discipline role for players?

  10. Toronto Maple Leafs: Puck Daddy’s 2015-16 NHL Season Preview
    Josh Cooper

    Toronto Maple Leafs: Puck Daddy’s 2015-16 NHL Season Preview

  11. How much does losing Patrik Berglund hurt the Blues? (Trending Topics)
    Ryan Lambert

    How much does losing Patrik Berglund hurt the Blues? (Trending Topics)

  12. Report: Toronto to host 2016 Grey Cup at TBD venue, Ottawa to get 2017 Grey Cup
    Andrew Bucholtz

    Report: Toronto to host 2016 Grey Cup at TBD venue, Ottawa to get 2017 Grey Cup

  • Jermaine Jones makes 1st US start since February

    Jermaine Jones makes 1st US start since February

    WASHINGTON (AP) -- Jermaine Jones was set to make his first appearance for the United States in seven months, one of seven changes U.S. coach Jurgen Klinsmann made to his starting lineup for Friday night's exhibition against Peru. … More »

    AP - Sports - 7 minutes ago
  • Latest on US Open: Bouchard tops Cibulkova to make 4th round

    Latest on US Open: Bouchard tops Cibulkova to make 4th round

    Eugenie Bouchard has her first three-match winning streak since January. The 21-year-old Canadian beat Dominika Cibulkova 7-6 (9), 4-6, 6-3 in 2 hours, 48 minutes Friday to advance to the round of 16 at the U.S. Open for the second straight year. … More »

    AP - Sports - 7 minutes ago
  • Hungary, Romania draw 0-0 in Euro 2016 qualifier

    Hungary, Romania draw 0-0 in Euro 2016 qualifier

    Hungary and Romania drew 0-0 Friday in a European Championship qualifier as fans clashed before the game, with police using tear gas and water cannon. Also in Group F, Northern Ireland defeated host Faroe Islands 3-1 to go top and can now directly … More »

    AP - Sports - 10 minutes ago
  • Red Sox 3B Sandoval scratched with back tightness

    BOSTON (AP) -- Boston Red Sox third baseman Pablo Sandoval was scratched from Friday night's game against the Philadelphia Phillies because of back tightness. … More »

    AP - Sports - 10 minutes ago
  • Pats coach Belichick on having Brady back: 'He never left'

    Pats coach Belichick on having Brady back: 'He never left'

    Like every game, Patriots coach Bill Belichick says he's focused on his next opponent. ''He never left,'' Belichick said Friday when asked how it felt to have Brady back with his four-game ''Deflategate'' suspension erased. A federal judge brought … More »

    AP - Sports - 11 minutes ago
  • Mets have no plans to shut down Harvey

    Mets have no plans to shut down Harvey

    The New York Mets plan for Matt Harvey to keep pitching as long as they keep playing. Harvey is expected to make four more starts during the regular season and assume a ''reasonable workload'' during the playoffs, assistant general manager John … More »

    AP - Sports - 13 minutes ago
  • Germany moves top of Euro 2016 qualifying group

    Germany moves top of Euro 2016 qualifying group

    Germany assumed top spot in its European qualifying group at Poland's expense, while Albania and Denmark could not take advantage of Portugal's competitive night off on Friday. Group I leader Portugal hosted France for a friendly in Lisbon, knowing … More »

    AP - Sports - 14 minutes ago
  • Column: Football should be Xs and Os, not proselytizing

    Column: Football should be Xs and Os, not proselytizing

    When a coach takes part in a mass baptism at high school stadium, which happened recently in a small Georgia community, it doesn't take a constitutional scholar to recognize the predicament. ''Football is like a religion,'' said Annie Laurie … More »

    AP - Sports - 14 minutes ago
  • Bills CB McKelvin out at least 6 weeks

    Bills CB McKelvin out at least 6 weeks

    Bills starting cornerback Leodis McKelvin will miss the start of the season because of a right ankle injury. Linebacker Ikemefuna Enemkpali failed to make the cut in a second chance in Buffalo after breaking the New York Jets quarterback Geno … More »

    AP - Sports - 16 minutes ago
  • Testimony: Brady exacting over footballs

    Testimony: Brady exacting over footballs

    A judge's ruling freeing New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady to play football erased his four-game suspension but failed to address the root question of the ''Deflategate'' scandal: What did Brady know about a plot to deflate balls before … More »

    AP - Sports - 16 minutes ago
  • Bouchard beats Cibulkova in three sets, advances to fourth round at US Open

    NEW YORK, N.Y. - Eugenie Bouchard is salvaging an otherwise forgettable season at the U.S Open. … More »

    The Canadian Press - 19 minutes ago
  • Venus reaches 4th round, Cilic wins in 5

    Venus reaches 4th round, Cilic wins in 5

    All in one fell swoop, Venus Williams eliminated one of the only two women who beat her younger sister this season and moved closer to a possible U.S. Open quarterfinal showdown against Serena. Gathering herself after a mid-match dip in play … More »

    AP - Sports - 22 minutes ago
  • Gus Bradley confident in 2015 Jaguars squad

    Gus Bradley confident in 2015 Jaguars squad

    Yahoo Sports' Eric Adelson speaks with the lead man in Jacksonville about how his team is looking heading into his 3rd season and what the job has been like for him as he prepares for the 2015 campaign. … More »

    Yahoo Sports Videos - 22 minutes ago
  • Paige VanZant on cusp of superstardom

    Paige VanZant on cusp of superstardom

    VanZant is on her way to being the UFC's next female star. She just has to keep winning. … More »

    Cagewriter - 26 minutes ago
  • Baseball-Major League Baseball roundup

    The New York Yankees placed first baseman Mark Teixeira on the 15-day disabled list Friday with a right shin bone bruise. Teixeira underwent tests Tuesday that showed his sore right shin does not have a broken bone but rather a serious bruise. … More »

    Reuters - 27 minutes ago
  • Lions QB Travis Lulay faces another recovery period after missing most of 2014

    The B.C. Lions are optimistic that hard-luck quarterback Travis Lulay's latest injury will not keep him out for long. After missing most of the 2014 CFL season with a shoulder injury, Lulay now has to recover from a knee injury suffered in … More »

    The Canadian Press - 28 minutes ago
  • NHL-National Hockey League roundup

    Tampa Bay Lightning goaltender Andrei Vasilevskiy will miss two to three months after undergoing surgery to remove a blood clot from an area near his left collarbone. Vasilevskiy had successful surgery Thursday to remove the blood clot and treat a … More »

    Reuters - 35 minutes ago
  • Djokovic straight through again, with effort

    Djokovic straight through again, with effort

    By Larry Fine NEW YORK (Reuters) - Top seed Novak Djokovic notched another straight sets win but was given more of a workout in a 6-3 7-5 7-5 victory over Italian Andreas Seppi in reaching the fourth round on a hot, humid Friday at the U.S. Open. … More »

    Reuters - 38 minutes ago
  • 3 minor leaguers suspended for positive drug tests

    Texas right-hander Victor Gonzalez has been suspended for the first 72 games of next season following a positive test under baseball's minor league drug program, and Seattle left-hander Joe Pistorese and free-agent outfielder Anderson Caro have been … More »

    AP - Sports - 41 minutes ago
  • Goetze leads Germany to 3-1 win over Poland and top spot

    Goetze leads Germany to 3-1 win over Poland and top spot

    Mario Goetze scored twice to help Germany beat Poland 3-1 Friday in their European Championship qualifier and replace the visitors at the top of Group D. The victory also saw the Germans avenge their first ever defeat to Poland last October. … More »

    AP - Sports - 42 minutes ago
  • September 6, 1995: the inside story of the night Cal Ripken saved baseball

    September 6, 1995: the inside story of the night Cal Ripken saved baseball

    Seven people who were at Camden Yards that night (including Ripken and the author) talk about how one magical game turned the entire sport around. … More »

    Yahoo Sports - 45 minutes ago
  • Tennis-Djokovic straight through again, with effort

    By Larry Fine NEW YORK, Sept 4 (Reuters) - Top seed Novak Djokovic notched another straight sets win but was given more of a workout in a 6-3 7-5 7-5 victory over Italian Andreas Seppi in reaching the fourth round on a hot, humid Friday at the U.S. … More »

    Reuters - 45 minutes ago
  • Cilic survives scare, keeps Open defence on track

    Cilic survives scare, keeps Open defence on track

    By Steve Keating NEW YORK (Reuters) - Marin Cilic kept his U.S. Open title defence on track but not without a scare as the ninth seed needed over four hours to put away Mikhail Kukushkin and reach the fourth round with a 6-7(5) 7-6(1) 6-3 6-7(3) … More »

    Reuters - 48 minutes ago
  • Goetze goals help beat Poland, send Germany top

    Goetze goals help beat Poland, send Germany top

    Germany's World Cup hero Mario Goetze again put his club woes behind him to score twice as the world champions beat Poland 3-1 in an entertaining Euro 2016 qualifier on Friday to take over at the top of Group D and avenge last year's defeat. … More »

    Reuters - 49 minutes ago
  • Eagles deal Barkley, open spot for Tebow

    Eagles deal Barkley, open spot for Tebow

    Tim Tebow made Matt Barkley expendable. The Philadelphia Eagles traded Barkley to the Arizona Cardinals on Friday, clearing a roster spot for Tebow after he won a preseason competition for the No. 3 quarterback job. Arizona sent a conditional … More »

    AP - Sports - 52 minutes ago
  • Sources: 76ers signing Kendall Marshall

    Sources: 76ers signing Kendall Marshall

    Recovering from a torn ACL, Kendall Marshall will sign a multiyear deal with Philadelphia. … More »

    Yahoo Sports - 53 minutes ago
  • Informing athletes about concussions may not change behavior

    By Rob Goodier NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Educating athletes about the risk of concussion may do little to change long-term behavior, a new qualitative research review has found. It's not just the athlete,” the paper's lead author, Dr. Martin … More »

    Reuters - 55 minutes ago
  • Judge who freed Brady to play skips judgment of his actions in 'Deflategate,' focuses on NFL

    Judge who freed Brady to play skips judgment of his actions in 'Deflategate,' focuses on NFL

    A judge's ruling freeing New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady to play football erased his four-game suspension but failed to address the root question of the "Deflategate" scandal: What did Brady know about a plot to deflate balls before … More »

    The Canadian Press - 56 minutes ago
  • Orioles place RHP Gonzalez on 15-day DL

    TORONTO (AP) -- The Baltimore Orioles have placed Miguel Gonzalez on the 15-day disabled list with right shoulder tendinitis, retroactive to August 31. … More »

    AP - Sports - 56 minutes ago
  • Romania earn goalless draw in Hungary but lose top spot

    Romania earn goalless draw in Hungary but lose top spot

    Romania battled to a 0-0 draw away to Hungary in their Euro 2016 Group F qualifier on Friday but lost top spot to Northern Ireland as a 34-year-old curse remained intact. Hungary last beat their arch-rivals in 1981 and could not do it this time … More »

    Reuters - 58 minutes ago
  • Bills RB McCoy unsure he'll play opener

    Bills RB McCoy unsure he'll play opener

    Though saying he's optimistic, running back LeSean McCoy wasn't prepared to announce whether his injured left hamstring will be healed in time for the Buffalo Bills' season opener against Indianapolis on Sept. 13. It's just a matter of time,'' … More »

    AP - Sports - 58 minutes ago
  • Rizzo's slam, Russell's 2 HRs lift Cubs

    Rizzo's slam, Russell's 2 HRs lift Cubs

    Anthony Rizzo hit a grand slam in Chicago's eight-run fifth inning, and rookie Addison Russell homered twice in a game for the first time in his career to power the Cubs and Jon Lester to a 14-5 rout of the Arizona Diamondbacks on Friday. Javier … More »

    AP - Sports - 59 minutes ago
  • Cilic survives scare, keeps Open defense on track

    Cilic survives scare, keeps Open defense on track

    By Steve Keating NEW YORK (Reuters) - Marin Cilic kept his U.S. Open title defense on track but not without a scare as the ninth seed needed over four hours to put away Mikhail Kukushkin and reach the fourth round with a 6-7(5) 7-6(1) 6-3 6-7(3) … More »

    Reuters - 1 hour 0 minutes ago
  • Denmark, Albania draw 0-0 in European qualifier

    Denmark, Albania draw 0-0 in European qualifier

    Denmark failed to take its chance to move away from Albania in their European Championship group with a 0-0 draw Friday, while Serbia beat Armenia 2-0. Sokol Cikalleshi's header in the 23rd minute almost put the visitors ahead but Denmark dominated … More »

    AP - Sports - 1 hour 3 minutes ago
  • Falcons release QBs Grossman, Yates

    FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. (AP) -- The Atlanta Falcons have released quarterbacks Rex Grossman and T.J. Yates, leaving Sean Renfree as the backup to starter Matt Ryan. … More »

    AP - Sports - 1 hour 5 minutes ago
  • Indians scratch Kluber due to hamstring

    Indians scratch Kluber due to hamstring

    The Indians have scratched ace Corey Kluber from his scheduled start against the Tigers because of a strained right hamstring. Terry Francona said that Kluber, last season's AL Cy Young winner, is expected to miss at least two starts. Kluber last … More »

    AP - Sports - 1 hour 8 minutes ago
  • Tennis-Cilic survives scare, keeps Open defence on track

    * Kukushkin runs out of gas * 'Extra motivation' inspired fightback, says Cilic (Adds quotes) By Steve Keating NEW YORK, Sept 4 (Reuters) - Marin Cilic kept his U.S. Open title defence on track but not without a scare as the ninth seed needed … More »

    Reuters - 1 hour 10 minutes ago
  • Cardinals add Barkley, young QB must learn difficult offense

    Cardinals add Barkley, young QB must learn difficult offense

    TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) -- The Arizona Cardinals didn't have to give up much to take a look at quarterback Matt Barkley to see if he might fit in the team's long-term plans. … More »

    AP - Sports - 1 hour 11 minutes ago
  • Canadian Valerie (Trouble) Letourneau to fight for UFC title Down Under

    Canadian Valerie (Trouble) Letourneau has been given a title shot on what could be the UFC's biggest ever card. The 32-year-old from Montreal, who now makes her home in Florida, will fight strawweight champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk in the co-main … More »

    The Canadian Press - 1 hour 21 minutes ago
  • Valbuena nets free kick as France beat Portugal

    Valbuena nets free kick as France beat Portugal

    France's late substitute Mathieu Valbuena scored a rare free kick goal to earn a 1-0 win away to Portugal in a friendly on Friday, their 10th victory in a row against the Portuguese. Valbuena, who came on for Moussa Sissoko in the 80th minute, … More »

    Reuters - 1 hour 24 minutes ago