• Tomic happy to put 2016 controversies behind him
    Reuters1 hour ago

    Tomic happy to put 2016 controversies behind him

    SYDNEY (Reuters) - Bernard Tomic has no qualms wiping his hands of a year he would rather forget and, with a reduced schedule next year, is keen to make a fresh start when he opens his season in Brisbane. The 24-year-old Tomic, once considered Australia's next great hope in men's tennis, was

  • A's President Kaval opens doors to fans for office hours
    The Associated Press2 hours ago

    A's President Kaval opens doors to fans for office hours

    Ryan Mitchell reached out to buddy Michael Doran a few days back to find out his finals schedule at Saint Mary's College. If they were both all clear from exams Tuesday, there would be no missing the first office hours hosted by new Oakland Athletics President Dave Kaval. One of the most intriguing

  • NHL's new concussion spotters have had spotty results so far
    The Associated Press2 hours ago

    NHL's new concussion spotters have had spotty results so far

    Connor McDavid hit the ice, chin first, and a concussion spotter at least played a part in pulling him from the game. The Edmonton Oilers captain and budding star was not stunned by the jarring trip to the ice, but that someone watching him play recently against Minnesota determined he should be evaluated

  • Djokovic, Becker splitting after 3 seasons, 6 major titles
    The Associated Press

    Djokovic, Becker splitting after 3 seasons, 6 major titles

    Novak Djokovic and coach Boris Becker are splitting up after three seasons - and a half-dozen Grand Slam titles - as a pair. ''The goals we set when we started working together have been completely fulfilled, and I want to thank him for the cooperation, teamwork, dedication and commitment,'