June 26, 2015

San Antonio Spurs take Serbian C Nikola Milutinov at No. 26 in NBA draft

By Raul Dominguez THE ASSOCIATED PRESS SAN ANTONIO _ Eighteen years to the day after selecting Tim Duncan, the San Antonio Spurs chose another former swimmer […]
June 26, 2015

In Jamaica, former world record holder Asafa Powell dominates heats in men’s 100m with 9.98

KINGSTON, Jamaica  (AP) _ Former 100-meter world record-holder Asafa Powell dominated heats in the men’s 100 metres at Jamaica‘s trials by recording a time of 9.98 […]
June 26, 2015

Officials: Usain Bolt withdrawn from list of 100m competitors at Jamaica championships

By David McFadden THE ASSOCIATED PRESS KINGSTON, Jamaica _ Usain Bolt has been removed from a list of competitors for the 100 metres at the Jamaica […]
June 25, 2015

Vanderbilt, Virginia coaches say off season foreign trips brought their teams closer together

By Eric Olson THE ASSOCIATED PRESS OMAHA, Neb. _ The Vanderbilt and Virginia baseball teams both took foreign trips in the off-season, and both ended up […]
June 25, 2015

New summer, same story for England as inquest begins after under 21 side tumbles out of Euros

By Steve Douglas THE ASSOCIATED PRESS An inquest into England’s failure at a major football tournament is as much a tradition of the British sporting summer […]
June 25, 2015

Canadiens’ Price rules NHL awards by winning Hart, Vezina and Lindsay

By Stephen Whyno THE CANADIAN PRESS LAS VEGAS _ Carey Price has plenty of shutouts in his hockey career. At the NHL awards, he picked up […]
June 25, 2015

Boston Olympic group says events would be held at Harvard, Boston College, Northeastern

By Bob Salsberg THE ASSOCIATED PRESS BOSTON _ The organizers of Boston’s Olympic bid said Wednesday that Harvard University, Boston College and Northeastern University would serve […]
June 24, 2015

Last year’s runner up Eugenie Bouchard seeded 12th at Wimbledon

LONDON (AP) _ Eugenie Bouchard was the runner-up at Wimbledon last year, but she heads into this year’s tournament well down the seedings at No. 12 as […]
June 24, 2015

2 time champion Rafael Nadal seeded No. for Wimbledon in line with world ranking

LONDON _ Two-time Wimbledon champion Rafael Nadal has been seeded No. 10 for the grass-court Grand Slam, meaning he could face one of the top contenders […]
June 24, 2015

Dhawan, Dhoni fifties lift India to 317 6 vs Bangladesh in 3rd ODI

DHAKA, Bangladesh _ Half-centuries from opener Shikhar Dhawan and captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni lifted India to a respectable 317-6 against a Bangladesh chasing a series whitewash […]
June 23, 2015

Atiba Hutchinson, Milan Borjan missing from Canada squad for Gold Cup tournament

By Neil Davidson THE CANADIAN PRESS VANCOUVER _ Canada will be without influential midfielder Atiba Hutchinson and No. 1 goalkeeper Milan Borjan for next month’s CONCACAF […]
June 23, 2015

Little league standout Mo’ne Davis meets Braves’ slugger Hank Aaron, tours big league ballpark

ATLANTA _ Hank Aaron can appreciate someone with the ability and fortitude to overcome challenges. The Braves’ slugger met Little League sensation Mo’ne Davis Tuesday and […]
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