• The Latest: Tampa to host 2018 All-Star Game
    The Associated Press24 minutes ago

    The Latest: Tampa to host 2018 All-Star Game

    Commissioner Gary Bettman said Tampa will host the 2018 All-Star weekend, the surest sign yet that the NHL will actually bypass the Olympics. The Lightning had been rumored to host the event, which will take place Jan. 27-28 at Amalie Arena, but the Olympics remained the elephant in the room. The previous

  • Extra parity in women's golf helps Ko keep No. 1 ranking
    The Associated Press55 minutes ago

    Extra parity in women's golf helps Ko keep No. 1 ranking

    So Yeon Ryu and Ariya Jutanugarn each had a chance to take over the No. 1 ranking in women's golf over the weekend. Lydia Ko remained atop the Rolex Rankings on Monday for the 84th consecutive week. In a season of unusual parity in women's golf, nobody has been able to catch her.

  • With Agassi along for a bit, Djokovic opens defense in Paris
    The Associated Press3 hours ago

    With Agassi along for a bit, Djokovic opens defense in Paris

    If Novak Djokovic was hoping to take a little pressure and attention off himself after some rough results, he might very well have found the perfect way to do that by adding Andre Agassi as a coaching consultant of sorts for the French Open. With Agassi seated in the stands, generally expressionless

  • Athletics: Thiam breaks 7000-points, Johnson-Thompson falls short despite personal best
    Reuters

    Athletics: Thiam breaks 7000-points, Johnson-Thompson falls short despite personal best

    (Reuters) - Olympic champion Nafissatou Thiam recorded the third highest heptathlon points total of 7013 at the Hypo Meeting on Sunday, while Briton Katarina Johnson-Thompson missed out on the top three despite recording a personal best. Belgian Thiam became the fourth woman to break the 7000- point