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    TNT Sports acquires rights from ESPN to broadcast early-round College Football Playoff games

    The news was announced as TNT's NBA rights hang in the balance.

  • The Canadian Press

    Canadians Diallo, Stakusic one win away from qualifying for French Open

    PARIS — Canadians Gabriel Diallo and Marina Stakusic are a win away from advancing to their first Grand Slam main draw. Montreal's Diallo advanced to the third round of French Open men's qualifying on Thursday with a 7-6 (6), 3-6, 6-4 win over Argentina's Marco Trungelliti. Later, Stakusic, from Mississauga, Ont., saved match point and came back to defeat Croatia's Antonia Ruzic 6-3, 4-6, 7-6 (6) in a women's second-round qualifying match. Diallo, 22, hit 30 winners and converted five of nine br

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    Could impending NCAA settlement save March Madness?

    The NCAA is making a deal that it has to make, and it is not ideal for all parties. But the alternative is much, much worse.

  • The Canadian Press

    Celtics and Pacers will try to overcome bad habits heading to Game 2 of East finals

    BOSTON (AP) — There was a dominant refrain ringing in Jayson Tatum’s head following the Celtics’ comeback 133-128 overtime win over the Pacers to open the Eastern Conference finals. “Don’t relax,” he said. In each of the previous two rounds, Boston opened its series with Miami and Cleveland with lopsided victories, only to then lose Game 2. The Pacers have experienced the opposite, dropping Game 1 in Rounds 1 and 2 and then having to regroup to overtake Milwaukee and New York. Tyrese Haliburton’