August 14, 2015

Besides Usain Bolt, a look at some athletes who could be names to know in Rio next summer

By Pat Graham THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Hard as this is to believe, there was a time when no one knew of Usain Bolt. The 6-foot-5 Jamaican […]
August 13, 2015

Dancing King: Pa Modou Kah doing his part with first place Vancouver Whitecaps

By Joshua Clipperton THE CANADIAN PRESS VANCOUVER _ The Vancouver Whitecaps didn’t bring Pa-Modou Kah in for his scoring touch or his dance skills, but they’ve […]
August 13, 2015

Tiger Woods is at par for 3 holes at PGA; Hideki Matsuyama is the early leader

By Eddie Pells THE ASSOCIATED PRESS SHEBOYGAN, Wis. _ The Latest from the PGA Championship at Whistling Straits (all times local): ___ 9:15 a.m. Tiger Woods […]
August 13, 2015

Hawks’ star Al Horford leads Basketball without Borders camp in native Dominican Republic

NEW YORK _ Atlanta Hawks star Al Horford of the Dominican Republic will take part when a Basketball without Borders camp goes to his home country […]
August 13, 2015

Impact erase two goal deficit, earn draw against Whitecaps in Amway Canadian Championship

By Kelsey Patterson THE CANADIAN PRESS MONTREAL _ Two late goals gave the Montreal Impact a fighting chance to defend their Canadian Championship title. Montreal scored […]
August 13, 2015

Danny Salazar strikes out eight in 7 1/3 innings to help Indians beat Yankees 2 1

By Brian Dulik THE ASSOCIATED PRESS CLEVELAND _ Danny Salazar admitted being nervous to pitch against the New York Yankees for the first time. Once he […]
August 11, 2015

Jimmy Graham and Russell Wilson continue to work on pass game connection in Seattle’s offence

By Tim Booth THE ASSOCIATED PRESS RENTON, Wash. _ Russell Wilson and Jimmy Graham were set to provide an otherwise mundane Seattle Seahawks scrimmage on Saturday […]
August 11, 2015

Dancing King: Pa Modou Kah doing his part with first place Vancouver Whitecaps

By Joshua Clipperton THE CANADIAN PRESS VANCOUVER _ The Vancouver Whitecaps didn’t bring Pa-Modou Kah in for his scoring touch or his dance skills, but they’ve […]
August 11, 2015

Nurse, Achonwa, Tatham score 14 each as Canada routs Chile at FIBA Americas

By Shane Jones THE CANADIAN PRESS EDMONTON _ Canada continues to roll at the FIBA Americas women’s basketball championship, but coach Lisa Thomaidis still sees room […]
August 10, 2015

Trade-deadline moves, winning streak have Blue Jays sensing something ‘special’ about this season

TORONTO _ Winners of eight straight, the Toronto Blue Jays have only lost once since a flurry of trades began in late July that landed Troy […]
August 9, 2015

Williams leads stacked field at Rogers Cup, as Bouchard tries to get game back

By Stephen Whyno THE CANADIAN PRESS TORONTO _ Serena Williams is using the Rogers Cup to reacquaint herself with hard courts with the Grand Slam in […]
August 7, 2015

Mexico’s Giovani dos Santos scores a goal in his LA Galaxy debut in CONCACAF Champions League

CARSON, Calif. (AP)_ Mexican star Giovani dos Santos scored in his debut for the LA Galaxy in a 5-1 victory over Trinidad and Tobago‘s Central FC […]
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