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Capitals down Golden Knights to grab 3-1 lead in Stanley Cup final

Capitals down Golden Knights to grab 3-1 lead in Stanley Cup final

WASHINGTON — After playing exactly 3,700 games in their 43-year history, the Washington Capitals can almost taste the franchise's first Stanley Cup. T.J.
Trump calls off Eagles visit over anthem dispute

Trump calls off Eagles visit over anthem dispute

WASHINGTON — Digging deeper into a culture war that he's repeatedly stoked, President Donald Trump on Monday called off a visit to the White House by the Philadelphia Eagles, citing the dispute over whether NFL players protesting racial injustice mus
Tigers draft Auburn right-hander Casey Mize with No. 1 pick

Tigers draft Auburn right-hander Casey Mize with No. 1 pick

SECAUCUS, N.J. — Casey Mize went from undrafted three years ago all the way to No. 1. The Detroit Tigers selected the Auburn right-hander with the first pick in the Major League Baseball draft Monday night.

NHL referee and amateur golfer Garrett Rank qualifies for U.S. Open

The Stanley Cup final may be in full swing, but NHL referee Garrett Rank has his sights set on another major sporting event. The 30-year old amateur golfer from Elmira, Ont., earned a spot in the U.

Blue Jays select high school shortstop Groshans 12th overall in MLB draft

The Toronto Blue Jays pegged Jordan Groshans as a player of interest long before this year's MLB draft. The team made their interest official Monday night, selecting the high school shortstop with the 12th overall pick.
Former 49ers wide receiver Dwight Clark dead at 61

Former 49ers wide receiver Dwight Clark dead at 61

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Some victims of ski coach Bertrand Charest speak of robbed childhoods

Some victims of ski coach Bertrand Charest speak of robbed childhoods

MONTREAL — Four of the women sexually assaulted and abused by disgraced national ski coach Bertrand Charest spoke publicly Monday about what they endured, saying they are determined to ensure their stories ignite a movement to combat abuse in sports.

NewsAlert: Trump calls off Eagles' White House visit over anthem dispute

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump has called off the Philadelphia Eagles' White House visit because of a dispute over standing for the U.S. national anthem. The Super Bowl champions were scheduled to meet with Trump on Tuesday. More coming.
Canadian, international athletes mobilize at anti-doping forum in Calgary

Canadian, international athletes mobilize at anti-doping forum in Calgary

CALGARY — Beckie Scott opened the World Anti-Doping Agency's Global Athletes Forum with the message that doping, and how it is handled, is the greatest threat to sport today.
Osuna's administrative leave extended through June 11

Osuna's administrative leave extended through June 11

NEW YORK — Major League Baseball has extended the administrative leave of Toronto closer Roberto Osuna by seven days through June 11, the fourth time the initial seven-day period was lengthened. Osuna was put on administrative leave by MLB on May 8.