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Kashima, Suwon reach Asian Champions League quarterfinals

Thu, 05/17/2018 - 02:06
The Kashima Antlers and Suwon Samsung Bluewings took the final two spots in the quarterfinals of the Asian Champions League on Wednesday.Kashima eliminated Chinese club ...

James Harden, LeBron James, Anthony Davis, named finalists for NBA MVP award

Thu, 05/17/2018 - 02:05
Houston’s James Harden, Cleveland’s LeBron James and Anthony Davis of New Orleans are the finalists announced Wednesday for NBA Most Valuable Player honors.Harden, the league’s ...

Jonathan Marchessault nets pair as Knights take 2-1 series lead

Thu, 05/17/2018 - 02:03
Jonathan Marchessault vowed after the Golden Knights’ morning skate to come out swinging in Game 3 of the Western Conference final, looking to avoid a ...

Rockets answer back, rout Warriors to tie series

Thu, 05/17/2018 - 01:10
The Houston Rockets were the best team in the NBA in the regular season.They played like it Wednesday night, using a balanced scoring attack to ...

Michigan State University reaches ‘global settlement’ with Larry Nassar’s victims for $500 million

Wed, 05/16/2018 - 14:16
The Michigan university where serial sex abuser Larry Nassar practiced medicine announced Wednesday it has agreed to a $500 million settlement with hundreds of former ...

Carolina Panthers to be sold to billionaire hedge fund founder for NFL-record $2.2 billion

Wed, 05/16/2018 - 06:37
The Carolina Panthers are off the market.The Panthers announced Wednesday they’ve signed a “definitive agreement” to sell the team to David Tepper, the founder and ...

BayStars rookie Katsuki Azuma avenges earlier losses against Tigers by tossing first shutout

Wed, 05/16/2018 - 06:37
The third time proved to be the charm for rookie Katsuki Azuma, who threw his first shutout on Wednesday in the Yokohama BayStars’ 5-0 win ...

Simona Halep routs Naomi Osaka to protect No. 1 ranking

Wed, 05/16/2018 - 04:35
Needing a couple of wins this week to hold on to her No. 1 ranking, Simona Halep routed Naomi Osaka 6-1, 6-0 Wednesday in the ...

Shohei Ohtani replica sets sell out on first day

Wed, 05/16/2018 - 04:03
Japanese sporting goods maker Asics Corp. said Wednesday that all of its limited-edition replica baseball gear sets of Los Angeles Angels pitching-slugging sensation Shohei Ohtani ...

Yokozuna Kakuryu upset on fourth day of Summer Basho

Wed, 05/16/2018 - 03:33
Kakuryu suffered his first loss on Wednesday, while fellow yokozuna Hakuho remained unbeaten at the Summer Grand Sumo Tournament.In the day’s penultimate bout, No. 2 ...

Little time for Akira Nishino to choose World Cup squad

Wed, 05/16/2018 - 01:15
While coaches all around the globe are putting the finishing touches to their squads for the World Cup this week, Akira Nishino will be making ...

Yu Darvish makes return as Cubs edge Braves

Wed, 05/16/2018 - 01:01
Yu Darvish came off the 10-day disabled list and made his first start in two weeks Tuesday, but he was not involved in the decision ...

Nadeshiko Japan to face world powers in U.S. tournament

Wed, 05/16/2018 - 00:52
The Japan Football Association said Wednesday the women’s national team will contest a tournament in the United States from late July involving four of the ...

Paralympic gold medalist Gurimu Narita targeting historic double achievement at Tokyo 2020

Wed, 05/16/2018 - 00:43
Gurimu Narita did not bask too long in the glory of winning a pair of medals at the 2018 Winter Paralympics.What he achieved in Pyeongchang, ...

Villa holds off Middlesbrough to reach Championship playoff final

Wed, 05/16/2018 - 00:23
Aston Villa sealed its place in the Championship playoff final after holding Middlesbrough at bay in a tense 0-0 draw at Villa Park on Tuesday ...

Mariners All-Star Robinson Cano suspended 80 games for drug violation

Wed, 05/16/2018 - 00:05
Seattle already knew Robinson Cano would be out of the Mariners lineup for several weeks, the result of a broken bone in his right hand.His ...

Lightning pull game back in Eastern Conference final

Tue, 05/15/2018 - 23:00
Victor Hedman figured all the Tampa Bay Lightning needed to get back on track was a shift in momentum.The big defenseman took it upon himself ...

Celtics survive LeBron James’ 42-point night to take 2-0 series lead

Tue, 05/15/2018 - 22:00
The Celtics punched the Cavaliers first and never looked back in rolling to a Game 1 rout.LeBron James took a literal shot to the jaw ...

Japan to open Rugby World Cup against Russia after Romania thrown out

Tue, 05/15/2018 - 19:00
Japan will play Russia in the opening game of Rugby World Cup 2019 after Romania was essentially thrown out of the tournament for fielding an ...

Dragons rookie Raidel Martinez records first NPB victory

Tue, 05/15/2018 - 07:01
Chunichi Dragons rookie Raidel Martinez earned his first NPB win after early homers and late runs solidified a 10-4 victory against the Hiroshima Carp on ...

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