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Tampa Bay Lightning extends contract of goalie Andrei Vasilevskiy

The 6-foot-6, 223-pound defenseman also appeared in 17 Stanley Cup playoff games in 2016, posting four goals and 14 points, ranking tied for the team lead with ...


Brock Lesnar Not Ruling Out More MMA Fights [POLL, VIDEO]

Oddsmakers have the WWE superstar and former UFC heavyweight champion as an underdog heading into his fight against The King of Walk-Offs. "We'll get thro...


Kerber spoils all-Williams final

Venus Williams failed to secure a Wimbledon final against sister Serena after suffering a semi-final defeat to Angelique Kerber. It was a different story for V...


The Boston Celtics select Abdel Nader in the NBA Draft

It's definitely concerning, as you have to wonder whether or not the rebuild has taken a critical hit here. "He's not a cornerstone today". "I know Boston h...


Wimbledon: Berdych beats Pouille to advance into semi-finals

Murray showed the grit of a champion as he battled his way past Jo-Wilfried Tsonga on Wednesday to reach another semi-final at the All England Club. "I was ve...


Black officer gets attention with video on fatal shooting

Although, according to witnesses and video footage, neither of the men appeared to be threatening the police, they were shot after officers found them to have g...


Grass courts the ultimate tonic for Serena Williams

Serena Williams started the defence of her Wimbledon title with a straight-sets victory over Amra Sadikovic but former world number one Caroline Wozniacki m...


Rangers overcome Hamels struggles in 6-5 win over Twins

Kurt Suzuki led off the second with his fifth homer, and it was 4-0 after Brian Dozier snapped an 0-for-13 slide with an RBI single. Twins third baseman Miguel ...


Griezmann double puts France into Euro final

It was the first time France defeated Germany in a competitive match since the 1958 World Cup, a drought that included defeats in the semi-finals of the 198...


Lleyton Hewitt praises Nick Kyrgios' passion ahead of clash with Andy Murray

He rallied to break the 34-year-old Federer in the fourth and sixth games of the third set but the former American college champion was reeled in on both occasi...


Portugal beats Croatia 1-0 in extra time to qualify for quarters

Nani, who became the fourth player to reach 100 caps for his country, scuffed a shot across the box to Cristiano Ronaldo. "No matter who we get, we know it's go...


Serena breezes into Wimbledon finals

Ever since winning Wimbledon previous year Williams has been chasing the victory that would see her equal the Open-era record of 22 grand slam titles held by ...


Inks three-year extension with Bolts

We have a lot of good friends on that team and we have a close group and it made the decision way easier. "That was a big goal that we have, is to go all the wa...


F1 Raceweek: Rosberg ruled out as Hamilton goes quickest

Triple world champion Hamilton was quickest in both practice sessions, with a best time of one minute 31.654 seconds on a cloudy and grey morning followed by a ...


Watch Euro 2016 highlights: France crush Iceland's dream by 5-2

France's Antoine Griezmann celebrates after scoring his side's fourth goal. Deschamps has no doubt about the quality of Low's team, as he insisted they will ...


Henrikh Mkhitaryan Unveiled at Man United (Videos, Photos)

The Portuguese manager has chosen a technical team which is very similar to the one he worked alongside at Real Madrid and Chelsea. Mourinho has made it cle...


Barkley: Durant Is Jumping On Golden State 'Gravy Train'

I met these guys and felt as comfortable as I've ever felt. Plus, the Warriors were league champs in 2015, won an NBA-record 73 regular-season games in 2015-16 ...


Chile edge out Argentina to retain Copa America crown

For all his sublime gifts as a footballer - ball control, magical dribbling, pinpoint free kicks and curvy and athletic runs underlining an ability to get past ...


Golden State Warriors salary cap nightmare

Smith , who's head almost exploded when he discovered the news. If Game 7 of the NBA Finals was a thudding reminder of the pain other NBA franchises endur...


Mets' Matt Harvey to Undergo Season-Ending Shoulder Surgery

My arm is dead. Third baseman David Wright was diagnosed with spinal stenosis a year ago and missed more than four months. Recovery time for the operation i...


Andy Murray K.O.'s Kyrgios

Andy Murray has raced into his ninth consecutive Wimbledon quarter-final by dismantling Australian Nick Kyrgios in three sets on Centre Court . Murray was ...


Hamilton fastest in first free practice of British GP

Rosberg failed to complete a single lap in second practice as his auto suffered a water leak and he will hope the problem is rectified for Saturday's qualifying...


Tigers vs Blue Jays Friday in Toronto

His minor league numbers this year are much more impressive, sporting a 2.78 ERA with 10.0 strikeouts per nine innings. Happ allowed six runs in five innings ...


France coach Didier Deschamps lauds Antoine Griezmann's semi-final heroics

Didier Deschamps' team must also be strongly motivated to win this on home soil for their legions of fans. Loew expects France to win their third European tit...


Italy go out with heads held high - Bonucci

Conte's two-year spell in charge of the Azzurri might not have ended the way he hoped, but the manager said his squad still have a lot of promise. "Regrets?...


Giant-killer Querrey keeps momentum to overpower Mahut

But if I do win, it's just like a small tag in the corner". So unusual was Djokovic's submission that the media felt moved to probe for reasons as to why. I...


Griezmann v Ronaldo: Duel of the magnificent sevens

Ronaldo has only scored in two of Portugal's six games in France, and yet he is only one goal away from scoring a 10th European Championship goal and breaking...


Durant Forms New NBA Big Three By Signing With Golden State Warriors

The rest of it, including the actual basketballitude, rests comfortably in the no-man's land between anybody's-guess and no-you-don't-know-what-you-think-you-do...


Dustin Johnson to skip Olympics to due to concern about Zika

Golfer Dustin Johnson, who won the U.S. Open in June for his first major championship, will not play in Olympics due to concerns about Zika virus . Patrick Ree...


Kyrgios in love match with Murray

Murray, who did not face a break point, broke the Aussie's rocket serve again to go 3-1 up in the second set and the No 15 seed's wild slashed forehand almost h...


Brandon Belt, Michael Saunders get All-Star nod by winning Final Vote

The AL victor, Saunders tallied 17.7 million votes and held off Houston's George Springer , who led all 10 players in votes from the mobile text ballot, in beco...


Murray digs deep to keep Wimbledon title tilt alive

A tough match against Tsonga was good preparation for the closing stages. "I think it's beneficial having him there, for sure, because I trust him, have a lot...


Reliable Murray crushes Berdych to reach Wimbledon final

Murray claimed a routine 6-3, 6-3, 6-3 victory over Tomas Berdych in today's second men's singles semifinal to book his spot in Sunday's Wimbledon final alongsi...


Hamilton fastest as Rosberg hits trouble

Championship leader Rosberg was leading in Spielberg entering the final lap but collided with pursuing Hamilton, who went through to win the race while the Germ...


France count on lucky seven to spoil Ronaldo show

His side will start as favourites, but although Portugal s win over Wales was their first inside 90 minutes since their arrival in France, they are wily and r...


Wimbledon: Serena Williams sets up clash against Angelique Kerber in the final

And so as Serena Williams again stands one victory from her record-tying 22nd major title, she will need to beat a woman who already stopped her once this yea...


White Sox turn triple play against Braves

Not since 2000 has an AL starter won 15 games before the Break. The Braves managed to deliver three home runs and four doubles against White Sox ace Chris Sale ...


Deadlock looming over Canada Post negotiations

Canada Post now plans to pull the plug on the collective agreement, blaming prolonged talks, the union's strike mandate and the financial burden of declining...


With month left before Rio Olympics, Brazil beefs up security

In a conference call with global journalists, Picciani said there has been "very significant progress" in reducing the breeding sites of the Aedes mosquitos tha...


UFC 200 Is Set Following Tension Filled Morning Weigh-Ins

The countdown to UFC 200 is officially on, and barring another whirlwind change, the main event is set. Even though Jon Jones will not be facing Daniel Cormi...


Brown indicted for alleged role regarding fraudulent education

Other ministers complained Brown used her influence to help the center received federal block grant money from the city, which the federal government ordered to...


Andy Murray uses crowd to help him beat Tsonga

Open), but he'd always pepper in little backhanded comments to undermine his vanquisher and place blame for the loss upon himself, sometimes with merit. Support...


What now for the British and Irish sides after Euro 2016?

The celebration will take place at Cardiff City Stadium tomorrow (Friday, July 8) and starts at 5.15pm. We get to the semi-finals, and nine or 10 of our players...


Pena knocks in winner, Giants beat D-backs 5-4 in 11

For the younger guys to come up and step in there and step up for us is big. It says a lot. They still have a pretty comfortable cushion in the NL West with a s...


DJ rallies at Akron, wins second in row

That certainly has been the case in his past two tournaments. Starting the day with a two-stroke lead over McIlroy, the 46-year-old Thongchai birdied two...


Germany coach Löw: Khedira will miss Euro semifinal against France

They are now brimming with confidence, playing at home in Marseille with a fanatic crowd backing them. Loew admitted there is still room for improvement as hi...


England's Clattenburg to referee Euro 2016 final

UEFA has confirmed that Mark Clattenburg, will referee the final of the European Championship between France and Portugal on Sunday. Portugal training ...


Predators trade Shea Weber to Montreal for PK Subban

This past year, he had 26 goals and 39 assists. While the Lightning stayed strong, two Canadian teams made risky bets. "It is also one of the most hard de...


Tsonga: The finish line was too far against Murray

I was definitely tested a lot today. "That was a really hard match to come through". Not what you would expect from a future champion.' Woodforde thinks the pro...


National Basketball Association free agency: Harrison Barnes verbally agrees to exorbitant contract with Mavericks

As another leg of the Durant move, the Warriors renounced their rights to restricted free agent Barnes, who receives a four-year deal from the Mavericks worth...