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Latest ouster in wake of Nassar scandal divides USA Gymnastics

Fri, 05/18/2018 - 2:04pm
USA Gymnastics announced Friday it has parted ways with the director of its women's program, but not everyone involved with USA Gymnastics seems to agree with the move.

Curry says 'No panic' for Warriors heading into Game 3

Fri, 05/18/2018 - 2:00pm
The Golden State Warriors were blown out in Game 2 of the Western Conference finals, but Steph Curry isn't worried about it carrying over into the rest of the series.

Fired Louisville athletic director Jurich nets $4.5 million settlement

Fri, 05/18/2018 - 1:58pm
Fired Louisville athletic director Tom Jurich agreed to a $4.5 million buyout with the university.

Giants peeved by call late in extra-innings loss to Rockies

Fri, 05/18/2018 - 1:51pm
The San Francisco Giants were still steamed well after Thursday night's 5-3 12-inning loss to the Colorado Rockies.

Sharapova edges Ostapenko in Rome, Wozniacki out

Fri, 05/18/2018 - 1:22pm
(Reuters) - Former world number one Maria Sharapova stepped up her French Open preparations with a battling 6-7(6) 6-4 7-5 win over reigning Roland Garros champion Jelena Ostapenko in the Italian Open quarter-finals on Friday.

Cycling: Viviani sprints to Giro stage 13 win, Yates keeps overall lead

Fri, 05/18/2018 - 12:11pm
(Reuters) - Italy's Elia Viviani claimed his third win of the Giro d'Italia when he sprinted to victory in the 13th stage at Nervesa della Battaglia on Friday.

Cycling: Astana team official suspended for Tour de Yorkshire car incident

Fri, 05/18/2018 - 9:43am
LONDON (Reuters) - Cycling's governing body has suspended Astana Pro Team sports director Lars Michaelsen for 50 days after he nearly ran over a volunteer marshal at this month's Tour de Yorkshire.

Motorcycling: Dovizioso staying with Ducati for two more years

Fri, 05/18/2018 - 9:18am
(Reuters) - Italian rider Andrea Dovizioso is staying with the Ducati MotoGP team for two more years, the Italian bike manufacturer said on Friday.

Rallying: Next year's Dakar to be run entirely in Peru

Fri, 05/18/2018 - 6:37am
(Reuters) - Next year's Dakar Rally will be held entirely in Peru, the first time it has been held in just one country, after other South American nations stayed out for economic reasons.

Golf: Caddies to let their clubs do the talking for a change

Fri, 05/18/2018 - 6:07am
(Reuters) - Fresh from working for winner Webb Simpson at the Players Championship last week, Paul Tesori will swap roles and swing for himself at the PGA Tour caddie tournament in Dallas on Monday.

Major League Baseball roundup: Dodgers end six-game skid

Fri, 05/18/2018 - 5:49am
Justin Turner tied a career high with five RBIs, and Yasiel Puig hit his third homer in the past four games to lead the Los Angeles Dodgers to a 7-0 win over the Miami Marlins on Thursday afternoon at Marlins Park.

No room at the infield: Yankees forced to spend night in Dulles airport

Fri, 05/18/2018 - 5:17am
Team bonding is one thing. A sleepover at an airport is another.

Half of Americans support expanding U.S. sports betting: poll

Fri, 05/18/2018 - 5:09am
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Half of Americans favor legalizing sports betting across the United States, largely because they support the additional tax revenue it could bring for states, according to the results of a poll released on Friday.

Report: Orioles' Jones buys Ripken's old home

Fri, 05/18/2018 - 5:09am
The current face of the Baltimore Orioles will soon own the old home of the franchise's all-time icon.

Ice hockey: Canada edges Russia in overtime, Finland crashes out

Fri, 05/18/2018 - 4:45am
(Reuters) - Ryan O'Reilly struck Canada's winning goal as they edged Russia 5-4 in an overtime thriller and Finland crashed to a shock 3-2 defeat by Switzerland in the Ice Hockey World Championship quarter-finals in Copenhagen on Thursday.

Soccer: Japan stick with old guard for World Cup warm-up

Fri, 05/18/2018 - 2:56am
TOKYO (Reuters) - New Japan head coach Akira Nishino has named a 27-man squad filled with trusted stalwarts for this month's World Cup warm-up against Ghana on Friday.

New gambling regulation prompts NCAA to ease up on venue rule

Thu, 05/17/2018 - 11:02pm
The NCAA has long been a staunch opponent of legalized and illegal gambling, but the recent Supreme Court decision clearing states to regulate sports gambling is leading to some changes.

Bucks name Budenholzer head coach

Thu, 05/17/2018 - 10:57pm
The Milwaukee Bucks officially named Mike Budenholzer as the team's new head coach Thursday.

Ex-Yankee Teixeira 'not surprised' at Cano suspension

Thu, 05/17/2018 - 10:51pm
Retired slugger Mark Teixeira said Thursday that he was "not surprised" to see former teammate Robinson Cano suspended 80 games for violating MLB's joint drug agreement.

NBA draft: 'I'm the best player in this draft,' says Missouri's Porter

Thu, 05/17/2018 - 10:47pm
Michael Porter Jr. played just 53 minutes in three games during his lone year at Missouri, but he wasn't shy on Thursday when asked where he sees himself among the 2018 NBA Draft's top prospects.

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