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For Kenyan Runners, Winning Can Be a Road to Ruin

2 hours ago

Success in a major long distance race can lift a Kenyan runner out of poverty overnight. It can also...

Winning | ruin | Runners | Kenyan |

Michael Conforto Emerging as Homegrown Leader for Retooled Mets

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Conforto has long had a majors-level game, but he is learning to be more vocal for a team with heigh...

retooled | leader | homegrown | Michael | Mets | emerging |

Pondexter ready to move on after retiring from WNBA

2 hours ago

Cappie Pondexter knew it was time to retire from basketball and move on to other things in her life...

WNBA | Ready | retiring |

NHL players divided on playoff format

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NHL players divided on playoff format        

playoff | Divided | format | NHL |

NHL player representatives sound off on playoff format

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NHL player representatives sound off on playoff format        

format | playoff | player | NHL | sound | representatives |

MLB roundup: Braves crush Indians as Donaldson homers twice

4 hours ago

Josh Donaldson homered in his first two at-bats, and Max Fried tossed 6 1/3 strong innings as the vi...

Roundup | MLB | Braves | Homers | Donaldson | Indians | crush |

NBA roundup: Celtics move on after sweep of Pacers

4 hours ago

The Boston Celtics completed a four-game sweep of the Indiana Pacers in the first round of the Easte...

Celtics | pacers | Roundup | NBA | sweep |

Ronaldo becomes first player to win Europe's top 3 leagues

4 hours ago

ROME (AP) - The breakthrough under Alex Ferguson at Manchester United. Then the coronation at Real...

player | leagues | Ronaldo | Europe |

Gonzaga's Killian Tillie declares for NBA draft

4 hours ago

SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) - Gonzaga forward Killian Tillie will test the NBA waters. The school said Sund...

Draft | Killian | NBA | declares | Gonzaga |

Hertl scores in 20T, Sharks beat Vegas 2-1 to force Game 7

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NHL Playoff Capsules        

Vegas | Force | Game | Scores | Sharks |

Gonzaga's Killian Tillie declares for NBA draft

4 hours ago

Gonzaga forward Killian Tillie will test the NBA waters        

Gonzaga | APOs | declares | Killian | Draft | NBA |

Barcelona fans still upset with Coutinho

4 hours ago

Philippe Coutinho seems to have only himself to blame for the jeers which greeted him at Camp Nou...

Barcelona | fans |

Ronaldo becomes first player to win Europe's top 3 leagues

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Cristiano Ronaldo becomes first player ever to win league titles in England, Spain and Italy      ...

APOs | player | Europe | Ronaldo | leagues |

Damian Lillard sparks Blazers past Thunder as Russell Westbrook struggles

4 hours ago

Damian Lillard scored 15 of his 24 in the third to help Portland take control, while Russell Westbro...

Westbrook | sparks | Thunder | Blazers | Damian | Russell | struggles |

AP/CP Survey: 48 percent of NHLPA reps favor playoff change

4 hours ago

In an Associated Press and Canadian Press survey of player representatives from all 31 NHL teams, 48...

Reps | CP | playoff | Survey | Percent | AP | favor |

N.H.L. Roundup: N.H.L. Playoffs: Sharks Win in 2nd Overtime to Force Game 7

6 hours ago

Tomas Hertl scored a short-handed goal to beat the Golden Knights. The Bruins defeated the Maple Lea...

Roundup | overtime | playoffs | Sharks | Game | Force |

It’s time for Noah Syndergaard to make good on his words

6 hours ago

ST . LOUIS — Thor can’t close the door. This strange Sunday could have had a much different ending i...

Syndergaard | Noah |

Matthew Stafford’s wife back home after brain surgery

6 hours ago

DETROIT — Kelly Stafford, the wife of Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford, says she is home a...

Surgery | Matthew | brain | Stafford |

‘Do your homework, kids’: How Pete Alonso finally bested rival

6 hours ago

ST. LOUIS — Those taking a tour to the top of the Arch on Sunday afternoon may have had the best vie...

Pete | rival | Finally | kids | Homework | Alonso |