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Golf: Wise beyond his years, Aaron clinches first PGA Tour win

Sun, 05/20/2018 - 9:22pm
(Reuters) - South African-born American Aaron Wise became the youngest winner on the PGA Tour in more than a year when he clinched a three-shot victory at the AT&T Byron Nelson in Texas on Sunday.

Doncic's NBA decision coming 'soon' after Euroleague title

Sun, 05/20/2018 - 8:30pm
Top NBA prospect Luka Doncic led Real Madrid over defending Euroleague champions Fenerbahce 85-80 to claim the league title on Sunday in Belgrade, Serbia, earning Final Four MVP honors in the process.

Embarrassed Celtics strive to bounce back against recharged Cavaliers

Sun, 05/20/2018 - 8:26pm
The Boston Celtics are embarrassed despite leading the Eastern Conference finals.

NHL: Once kicked to curb, Golden Knights coach heads to Cup final

Sun, 05/20/2018 - 7:10pm
WINNIPEG, Manitoba (Reuters) - Just 17 months ago, Gerard Gallant was abruptly fired by the Florida Panthers and left at the curb following a road game to hail his own taxi as the team bus drove away.

Motor racing: Carpenter wins Indy 500 pole, Patrick seventh

Sun, 05/20/2018 - 6:42pm
(Reuters) - Hometown favorite Ed Carpenter won pole for next week's Indianapolis 500 on Sunday, topping 230 miles per hour to help restrict Danica Patrick to a third-row start for the final race of her career.

Motor racing: Carpenter wins Indy 500 pole with Patrick seventh

Sun, 05/20/2018 - 5:49pm
(Reuters) - Hometown favorite Ed Carpenter won pole for next week's Indianapolis 500 with Danica Patrick qualifying seventh for the final race of her career on Sunday.

Ice hockey: U.S. tops Canada 4-1 for bronze at world championship

Sun, 05/20/2018 - 4:08pm
New York Rangers left wing Chris Kreider scored two goals as the United States beat Canada 4-1 to win bronze at the world championship at Herning, Denmark on Sunday.

Soccer-Players' union asks FIFA to allow Guerrero to play in the World Cup

Sun, 05/20/2018 - 4:06pm
ZURICH (Reuters) - The world players' union FIFPro said it had written to FIFA to request that Peru captain Paolo Guerrero, banned from the World Cup over cocaine contained in a cup of tea, be allowed to participate in the tournament.

WNBA: Toliver helps Mystics halt Fever

Sun, 05/20/2018 - 3:55pm
Kristi Toliver scored 16 points, Elena Delle Donne had 13 points and seven assists as the Washington Mystics opened the 2018 WNBA season with an 82-75 home win over the Indiana Fever on Sunday afternoon.

Horse racing: Justify ready for some rest and a run at Triple Crown

Sun, 05/20/2018 - 2:17pm
(Reuters) - Unbeaten Justify headed back to Churchill Downs on Sunday to rest up and train for a June 9 run at U.S. thoroughbred racing's Triple Crown.

Nadal edges Zverev to win Italian Open in rainy Rome

Sun, 05/20/2018 - 1:38pm
(Reuters) - Rafa Nadal made the best of a rain delay to come from behind in the deciding set and beat defending champion Alexander Zverev 6-1 1-6 6-3 in the Italian Open final on Sunday.

U.S. tops Canada 4-1 for bronze at world championship

Sun, 05/20/2018 - 12:51pm
New York Rangers left wing Chris Kreider scored two goals as the United States beat Canada 4-1 to win bronze at the world championship at Herning, Denmark on Sunday.

Cowboys wide receiver Williams issues statement after arrest

Sun, 05/20/2018 - 11:58am
Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Terrance Williams released a statement on Saturday evening giving his account of the events that led to his arrest earlier that day.

Svitolina dominates Halep to defend Italian Open crown

Sun, 05/20/2018 - 8:51am
(Reuters) - Fourth seed Elina Svitolina successfully defended her Italian Open title on Sunday with a dominant 6-0 6-4 victory over an out-of-sorts Simona Halep.

NASCAR: Harvick continues strong season with All-Star win

Sun, 05/20/2018 - 5:51am
Kevin Harvick has dominated NASCAR this season, and there was no reason to think he wouldn't do it again at Saturday night's All-Star Race at Charlotte Motor Speedway in Concord, N.C.

Cavs blow out Celtics 116-86, cut series deficit to 2-1

Sun, 05/20/2018 - 5:43am
LeBron James finished with 27 points and 12 assists as the host Cleveland Cavaliers sprung to life with a 116-86 win against the Boston Celtics in Game 3 of the Eastern Conference finals on Saturday night.

Major League Baseball roundup: Dodgers sweep doubleheader with Nats

Sun, 05/20/2018 - 5:29am
Max Muncy had two RBIs and Ross Stripling was fabulous in six innings of one-run, four-hit pitching as the Los Angeles Dodgers defeated the Washington Nationals 4-1 on Saturday in the first game of a day-night doubleheader at Nationals Park.

Lightning strike quick in Game 5, take 3-2 lead over Caps

Sat, 05/19/2018 - 9:22pm
A sterling start to each of the first two periods gave the Tampa Bay Lightning all the push they needed to win Game 5 of the Eastern Conference finals, defeating the Washington Capitals 3-2 on Saturday night at Amalie Arena in Tampa, Fla.

MLB notebook: Oakland A's put Brett Anderson on 10-day disabled list

Sat, 05/19/2018 - 9:09pm
The Oakland Athletics placed left-hander Brett Anderson on the 10-day disabled list Saturday after he left his start against the Toronto Blue Jays on Friday with a left shoulder strain.

Horse racing: Justify claims Preakness, eyes Triple Crown

Sat, 05/19/2018 - 6:20pm
(Reuters) - Unbeaten Justify pulled away in the fog to win the Preakness Stakes on Saturday, as the Kentucky Derby winner set the stage for a Triple Crown bid next month.

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