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Goodrow's OT goal caps Sharks 5-4 Game 7 win vs…

Barclay Goodrow scored 18:19 into overtime to send San Jose into the second round of the playoffs with a wild 5-4 win in Game 7.

Olympic skateboard selection begins with Dew Tour in June

Stops on the Dew Tour skateboarding circuit will serve as qualifying events for the sport's Olympic debut at the 2020 Tokyo Games

Lopez gets another KO, Stevenson wins again at MSG

Teofimo Lopez scored another knockout and Shakur Stevenson also won as the 2016 Olympians remained unbeaten on the undercard of Terence Crawford's title fight against Amir Khan

Lillard has 50 and Blazers oust Thunder in 5 games

Damian Lillard hit a 3-pointer at the buzzer and finished with career playoff-high 50 points and the Portland Trail Blazers eliminated the Oklahoma City Thunder from the playoffs in five games with a 118-115 victory on Tuesday night

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Ticket sales: The least understood side of the…

Tokyo Olympic organizers have launched their ticket website for the 2020 Games

Jokic, Murray lead Nuggets' 108-90 romp of Spurs

Nikola Jokic comes within two assists of another triple double and Jamal Murray leads six Denver Nuggets in double figure scoring with 23 points and the Denver Nuggets beat the San Antonio Spurs 108-90 in Game 5 of their playoff series

NBC, LA 2028 to combine to sell sponsorships, ad…

NBC Universal, LA 2028 combine to sell sponsorships, ad time for Olympics

Kings coach Luke Walton accused of sex assault in…

A former sports reporter who is suing Luke Walton for sexual assault says the new Sacramento Kings coach held her down, kissed and groped her in a hotel room, then laughed at her

Fans, athletes, volunteers will be up early at…

Next year's Tokyo Olympics could become known as the get-up-early games

Early goals help lift Bruins beat Maple Leafs 5-1…

Joakim Nordstrom and Sean Kuraly each had a goal and assist, Tuukka Rask had 32 saves and the Boston Bruins beat the Toronto Maple Leafs 5-1 in Game 7

Russia warms to controversial TUEs after doping…

After years of using hacked data to vilify Western athletes as cheats who bend the rules to take banned substances, Russia is warming to a controversial part of the anti-doping system

Simmons, Embiid usher 76ers past Nets and into…

The Philadelphia 76ers used a 14-0 start to beat the Toronto Raptors 122-100 in Game 5 and win their Eastern Conference playoff series

Russia passes amendments to fine athletes caught doping

The Russian parliament has voted to impose fines of up to 50,000 rubles ($775) for athletes who get caught doping

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Leonard has 27 as Raptors rout Magic 115-96…

Kawhi Leonard scores 27 points, Pascal Siakam adds 24 as dominant Raptors rout Magic 115-96, clinch first-round series 4-1

Japan Olympic minister resigns over disaster gaffe

Japan's Olympic minister has resigned after making remarks deemed offensive to the people affected by the 2011 earthquake and tsunami, a gaffe that had questioned his credentials

MLB looks at Harper's ejection; no decision on…

Major League Baseball is reviewing Bryce Harper's rant at an umpire, trying to determine whether the Phillies star should be disciplined

Carrasco injures left leg in Indians' 3-1 loss to…

Cleveland starter Carrasco leaves with injured left leg in 3-1 loss to Marlins.

LEADING OFF: Sabathia nearing 3,000 Ks, Snell's…

LEADING OFF: Sabathia nearing 3,000 Ks, Snell's toe a go, Russell reports to Triple-A, Harper's rant under review

Defending champion Caps face 'Mr. Game 7' and the…

Defending Stanley Cup champion Capitals face 'Mr. Game 7' Justin Williams and Hurricanes

Handful of US states are poised to legalize…

Lawmakers in Montana and Iowa have approved legal sports betting, and the Indiana Legislature is expected to do so this week

Judge orders Kraft massage video not be released…

A Florida judge has ordered that a video which police say shows New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft paying for sex not be publicly released for now

LA Rams exercise 5th-year contract option on QB…

The Los Angeles Rams have exercised their fifth-year contract option on quarterback Jared Goff for the 2020 season

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Ex-USC coach, parent to plead guilty in college…

Two more people charged in a sweeping college admissions scandal have agreed to plead guilty

Iowa Cubs pitcher finds peace in low-cost tiny…

Most players for the Triple-A Iowa Cubs live in hotels or apartments during the season, but one of their minor league pitchers has chosen to live in a self-built 104-square-foot tiny house this summer

AP source: Chiefs get Clark from Seahawks for…

AP source: The Chiefs are acquiring defensive end Frank Clark from the Seahawks for a first-round draft pick this year and a second-round pick in 2020