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  1. Jets owner Woody Johnson's $1 million gift gives houses to wounded vets
    Frank Schwab

    Jets owner Woody Johnson's $1 million gift gives houses to wounded vets

  2. Sources: Bismack Biyombo agrees to contract with Raptors
    Adrian Wojnarowski

    Sources: Bismack Biyombo agrees to contract with Raptors

  3. Sources: LaMarcus Aldridge to sign $80 million contract with Spurs
    Adrian Wojnarowski

    Sources: LaMarcus Aldridge to sign $80 million contract with Spurs

  4. Miguel Cabrera makes first career trip to DL with strained left calf
    Mark Townsend

    Miguel Cabrera makes first career trip to DL with strained left calf

  5. Andre De Grasse is Canadian sprinting's biggest thing since Donovan Bailey
    Neate Sager

    Andre De Grasse is Canadian sprinting's biggest thing since Donovan Bailey

  6. Sources: Doc Rivers planning to talk to JaVale McGee about Clippers' center job
    Adrian Wojnarowski

    Sources: Doc Rivers planning to talk to JaVale McGee about Clippers' center job

  7. Rich Clune and the addiction of hockey culture (Puck Daddy Interview)
    Josh Cooper

    Rich Clune and the addiction of hockey culture (Puck Daddy Interview)

  8. Reduced role doesn't stop Wambach from being USA's inspirational leader
    Eric Adelson

    Reduced role doesn't stop Wambach from being USA's inspirational leader

  9. Rakeem Cato gives the Alouettes some hope, shining in debut against Stampeders
    Andrew Bucholtz

    Rakeem Cato gives the Alouettes some hope, shining in debut against Stampeders

  10. Pospisil and Sock move on in doubles, All-Canadian mixed pair eliminated at Wimbledon
    Stephanie Myles

    Pospisil and Sock move on in doubles, All-Canadian mixed pair eliminated at Wimbledon

  11. Anibal Sanchez dominates Blue Jays, but Tigers lose Miguel Cabrera to injury
    Mark Townsend

    Anibal Sanchez dominates Blue Jays, but Tigers lose Miguel Cabrera to injury

  12. Daily Dime: Going with Carlos Martinez, Joey Votto, Troy Tulowitzki and even Mike Trout
    Dalton Del Don

    Daily Dime: Going with Carlos Martinez, Joey Votto, Troy Tulowitzki and even Mike Trout

  • Williams scores in 108th minute, England beats Germany 1-0 for third place

    Fara Williams scored on a penalty kick in the 108th minute as England upset Germany 1-0 in the third-place match at the FIFA Women's World Cup on Saturday. Finishing in third place is sixth-ranked England's best-ever showing at a World Cup, coming … More »

    The Canadian Press - 4 minutes 37 seconds ago
  • NBC returns to NASCAR coverage with Sunday race at Daytona

    NBC returns to NASCAR coverage with Sunday race at Daytona

    For 29 years, the summer race at Daytona International Speedway was a part of the nation's birthday. Now it has been moved once more, to Sunday night, to accommodate the return of NASCAR to NBC. Mark Lazarus, chairman of NBC Sports Group, said the … More »

    AP - Sports - 8 minutes ago
  • Twins' Santana reinstated from suspension, will start Sunday

    Twins' Santana reinstated from suspension, will start Sunday

    The surprising Minnesota Twins, who are in second place in the American League Central, have added a front-line starter for the second half of the season. Right-hander Ervin Santana has been reinstated after an 80-game drug suspension and is … More »

    AP - Sports - 10 minutes ago
  • UPDATE 1-Golf-U.S. PGA Tour Greenbrier Classic scores

    July 4 (Infostrada Sports) - Scores from the U.S. PGA Tour Greenbrier Classic at the par-70 course on Saturday in White Sulphur Springs, West Virginia -11 Jason Bohn (U.S.) 69 69 61 Park Sung-Joon (Korea) 68 65 66 Sean O'Hair (U.S.) 66 67 66 Bryce … More »

    Reuters - 13 minutes ago
  • Hornets vs. Thunder

    Hornets vs. Thunder

    Frank Kaminsky scores 19 points in summer league debut but Hornets lose to the Thunder 76-74. … More »

    NBA.com - 16 minutes ago
  • Qualifying rained out, Earnhardt on pole

    Qualifying rained out, Earnhardt on pole

    DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) -- Rain washed out qualifying for Sunday night's race at Daytona International Speedway, where the field was set by practice times. … More »

    AP - Sports - 17 minutes ago
  • Tigers' Cabrera out at least 6 weeks

    Tigers' Cabrera out at least 6 weeks

    Detroit slugger Miguel Cabrera will be sidelined with a left calf injury for at least six weeks after the Tigers placed the AL batting leader on the disabled list for the first time in his career. The two-time AL MVP pulled up while breaking for … More »

    AP - Sports - 18 minutes ago
  • Yankees walk off again against Rays

    Yankees walk off again against Rays

    Mark Teixeira turned on a 94 mph fastball from Brad Boxberger and hit a sharp grounder between the diving bodies of James Loney, positioned just off first base, and second baseman Jake Elmore, about 15 feet from the foul line, in short right field. … More »

    AP - Sports - 26 minutes ago
  • Comanche, Rambler 88 ready to race across Atlantic Ocean

    Big boats Comanche and Rambler 88 are ready for their transatlantic showdown. Now they just need the weather to cooperate if they hope to break the record for sailing between Newport, Rhode Island, and The Lizard, the southern tip of the British … More »

    AP - Sports - 28 minutes ago
  • Durant: 'Haven't thought' of free agency

    Kevin Durant says next summer can wait. The Oklahoma City star - limited to 27 games last season because of injuries - was at the NBA summer league games in Orlando on Saturday, and said he would be ready for next season and he hasn't thought about … More »

    AP - Sports - 31 minutes ago
  • Buchholz tosses 6-hitter to beat Astros

    Buchholz tosses 6-hitter to beat Astros

    Clay Buchholz knew he had it going right away. Buchholz pitched a six-hitter to win his fourth straight start, coming within one out of a shutout as the Boston Red Sox rebounded from a tough loss with a 6-1 victory over the Houston Astros on … More »

    AP - Sports - 35 minutes ago
  • Cabrera out six weeks with calf strain, Tigers say

    Cabrera out six weeks with calf strain, Tigers say

    (Reuters) - Detroit slugger Miguel Cabrera, the American League’s hitting leader, will be out of action for about six weeks with a severe left calf strain, Major League Baseball's website reported on Saturday. Cabrera, a two-time league Most … More »

    Reuters - 46 minutes ago
  • Rangers activate Harrison, Gonzalez down

    ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) -- Matt Harrison has been activated from the disabled list and rookie right-hander Chi Chi Gonzalez was sent back to the minors by the Texas Rangers. … More »

    AP - Sports - 48 minutes ago
  • Cubs select Richard's contract, place Ross on 7-day DL

    CHICAGO (AP) -- The Chicago Cubs have selected left-hander Clayton Richard's contract from Triple-A Iowa in time for Saturday's start against the Miami Marlins and placed catcher David Ross on the seven-day concussion disabled list. … More »

    AP - Sports - 53 minutes ago
  • Garcia robs Davis of HR, ChiSox beat O's

    Garcia robs Davis of HR, ChiSox beat O's

    Avisail Garcia robbed Chris Davis of a tying home run with a leaping catch in the ninth inning, and the Chicago White Sox held off the Baltimore Orioles 3-2 on Saturday. J.B. Shuck put Chicago in front with a pinch-hit double in the eighth. Gordon … More »

    AP - Sports - 55 minutes ago
  • Powell, Fraser-Pryce in blazing form in Paris

    Powell, Fraser-Pryce in blazing form in Paris

    Asafa Powell is getting quicker and quicker the closer the world championships get. The former world record-holder, filling Usain Bolt's shoes for Jamaica, ran the third-fastest 100 meters of the year at the Diamond League meeting in Paris on … More »

    AP - Sports - 57 minutes ago
  • Martinez homers to back strong outing by Price as Tigers beat Blue Jays 8-3

    Martinez homers to back strong outing by Price as Tigers beat Blue Jays 8-3

    The Detroit Tigers know that in the long run, Miguel Cabrera is impossible to replace. Saturday, J.D. Martinez homered and the Tigers scored eight runs for the second straight game, beating the Toronto Blue Jays 8-3. Fifteen of Detroit's 16 runs … More »

    The Canadian Press - 59 minutes ago
  • Tigers roll past Jays 8-3 minus Cabrera

    Tigers roll past Jays 8-3 minus Cabrera

    The Detroit Tigers know that in the long run, Miguel Cabrera is impossible to replace. Saturday, J.D. Martinez homered and the Tigers scored eight runs for the second straight game, beating the Toronto Blue Jays 8-3. Fifteen of Detroit's 16 runs … More »

    AP - Sports - 59 minutes ago
  • Baseball-Cabrera out six weeks with calf strain, Tigers say

    Detroit slugger Miguel Cabrera, the American League's hitting leader, will be out of action for about six weeks with a severe left calf strain, Major League Baseball's website reported on Saturday. Cabrera, a two-time league Most Valuable Player, … More »

    Reuters - 1 hour 2 minutes ago
  • Root, England's Mr Reliable, ready to make Ashes leap

    By Justin Palmer LONDON (Reuters) - Firmly established in the pivotal number five position in England's batting order, Joe Root is primed for the job of taking on Australia's vaunted pace attack toe to toe. Australia have, in Steve Smith, the … More »

    Reuters - 1 hour 9 minutes ago
  • England's captain Cook faces ultimate challenge

    By Ed Osmond LONDON (Reuters) - Alastair Cook faces his biggest ever challenge as England captain when he leads his young team into this year's home Ashes series against Australia. With a new-look team, short on experience but long on aggression … More »

    Reuters - 1 hour 9 minutes ago
  • Red-hot Smith primed to seize Ashes moment

    Once derided as a bouncy court jester in his maiden Ashes series, Steven Smith and his quirky batting technique are now far from a laughing matter in England. At 26, Smith's baby-face glows as brightly as ever and when batting, his frenetic … More »

    Reuters - 1 hour 9 minutes ago
  • Clarke still fired by hunger for Ashes success

    By Nick Mulvenney SYDNEY (Reuters) - Michael Clarke could not have looked less like the "pup" of his nickname as he prepared to depart Australian shores for his seventh and final Ashes series. It may have been the early hour of the May morning, … More »

    Reuters - 1 hour 9 minutes ago
  • Federer still not happy with Hawkeye

    By Pritha Sarkar LONDON (Reuters) - If it is so dark that Hawkeye stops working, then matches should be called off at Wimbledon, Roger Federer said on Saturday. For the second year running, Tomas Berdych found himself playing into the night at … More »

    Reuters - 1 hour 12 minutes ago
  • Star F Aldridge to sign with Spurs

    Star F Aldridge to sign with Spurs

    LaMarcus Aldridge got the answers he needed from the San Antonio Spurs. Ending a frantic few days of courtship - and perhaps cementing the Spurs as the preseason favorites to win yet another NBA title - Aldridge announced Saturday that he will sign … More »

    AP - Sports - 1 hour 13 minutes ago
  • Prize free agent LaMarcus Aldridge chooses the San Antonio Spurs

    Prize free agent LaMarcus Aldridge chooses the San Antonio Spurs

    LaMarcus Aldridge got the answers he needed from the San Antonio Spurs. Ending a frantic few days of courtship — and perhaps cementing the Spurs as the preseason favourites to win yet another NBA title — Aldridge announced Saturday that he will … More »

    The Canadian Press - 1 hour 13 minutes ago
  • Cardinals edge Padres to end 4-game skid

    Cardinals edge Padres to end 4-game skid

    ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Jhonny Peralta broke an eighth-inning tie with a sacrifice fly, and the St. Louis Cardinals beat the San Diego Padres 2-1 Saturday to stop their longest losing streak of the season at four games. … More »

    AP - Sports - 1 hour 16 minutes ago
  • Tennis-Federer still not happy with Hawkeye

    By Pritha Sarkar LONDON, July 4 (Reuters) - If it is so dark that Hawkeye stops working, then matches should be called off at Wimbledon, Roger Federer said on Saturday. For the second year running, Tomas Berdych found himself playing into the … More »

    Reuters - 1 hour 17 minutes ago
  • Pack TE Quarless charged with firing gun

    Pack TE Quarless charged with firing gun

    Green Bay Packers tight end Andrew Quarless was arrested Saturday after police said he allegedly fired two shots into the air during an argument outside a Miami Beach parking garage, authorities said. Miami Beach Police say a witness reported that … More »

    AP - Sports - 1 hour 19 minutes ago
  • Clarke hails Harris as one of the best

    Clarke hails Harris as one of the best

    Test captain Michael Clarke labelled Ryan Harris "as good as anyone who has played for Australia" after the fast bowler announced his retirement on Saturday because of injury. "I've said through my career that he is my number one pick bowler in any … More »

    Reuters - 1 hour 23 minutes ago
  • Trevor Bauer mimics teammates batting stances during rare plate appearance

    Trevor Bauer mimics teammates batting stances during rare plate appearance

    Trevor Bauer borrowed from Jason Kipnis, Mike Aviles and Ryan Raburn, and amazingly draws a walk. … More »

    Big League Stew - 1 hour 24 minutes ago
  • Strasburg exits early with side injury

    Strasburg exits early with side injury

    Seems like every bat Bryce Harper uses this season provides fireworks for the Washington Nationals. The patriotic version he used on July 4 against Madison Bumgarner and the San Francisco Giants was no exception. Harper homered, Tyler Moore drove … More »

    AP - Sports - 1 hour 34 minutes ago
  • 'Unbelievable': Defending Wimbledon champ Kvitova wastes lead, loses to Jankovic in 3rd round

    'Unbelievable': Defending Wimbledon champ Kvitova wastes lead, loses to Jankovic in 3rd round

    About an hour after flopping on her back and kicking her feet overhead to celebrate a stunning comeback from a set and a break down against defending Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova, Jelena Jankovic still was giddy. Jankovic kept using that word — … More »

    The Canadian Press - 1 hour 34 minutes ago
  • Seixas and Bednarczuk win first beach volleyball world title

    Seixas and Bednarczuk win first beach volleyball world title

    THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) -- Barbara Seixas and Agatha Bednarczuk won their first beach volleyball world championship by beating fellow Brazilian pair Taiana Lima and Fernanda Alves 21-18, 22-20 on Saturday. … More »

    AP - Sports - 1 hour 42 minutes ago
  • Pelicans, Cunningham have 3-year deal

    People familiar with the negotiations say the New Orleans Pelicans and forward Dante Cunningham have agreed on a three-year contract extension worth about $9 million. The Pelicans first signed the 6-foot-8 Cunningham as a free agent last December. … More »

    AP - Sports - 1 hour 45 minutes ago
  • Nationals pitcher Strasburg exits early with injury

    Nationals pitcher Strasburg exits early with injury

    Washington Nationals' pitcher Stephen Strasburg left Saturday's game against the San Francisco Giants in the fourth inning after experiencing tightness in his left side. Strasburg allowed one hit over 3 2/3 scoreless innings in his third start … More »

    AP - Sports - 1 hour 55 minutes ago
  • Exclusive: CVC say they are under no pressure to sell F1

    Exclusive: CVC say they are under no pressure to sell F1

    By Alan Baldwin SILVERSTONE, England (Reuters) - Formula One's commercial rights holders CVC Capital Partners are under no pressure to sell their controlling stake in the sport and want to keep it, co-chairman Donald Mackenzie told Reuters on … More »

    Reuters - 1 hour 56 minutes ago
  • Rallying-Rally of Poland leg 2 classification

    July 4 (Infostrada Sports) - Leg 2 Classification from the Rally of Poland on Saturday 1. Sebastien Ogier (France) Volkswagen 2:12:23.200 2. Andreas Mikkelsen (Norway) Volkswagen +00:05.600 3. Ott Taenak (Estonia) Ford 00:17.600 4. Jari-Matti … More »

    Reuters - 1 hour 58 minutes ago
  • Massaged Murray bites back to reach Wimbledon last 16

    By Toby Davis LONDON (Reuters) - Andy Murray reprised his familiar role of being the last British singles player heading into Wimbledon's second week but he needed a reboot to come through Saturday's four-set tussle with Andreas Seppi in a tale of … More »

    Reuters - 2 hours 17 minutes ago
  • Canada's Pospisil edges Britain's Ward, advances to fourth round at Wimbledon

    Canada's Pospisil edges Britain's Ward, advances to fourth round at Wimbledon

    Vasek Pospisil almost let his third-round match at Wimbledon get away from him on Saturday. Pospisil rallied for a 6-4, 3-6, 2-6, 6-3, 8-6 win over Britain's James Ward at the All England Club, advancing to the fourth round of a grand slam … More »

    The Canadian Press - 2 hours 24 minutes ago