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AP Sources: Red Wings to name Steve Yzerman general manager

Two people familiar with the decision say Steve Yzerman will be named general manager of the Detroit Red Wings

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

Fed Cup semifinal: Mladenovic vs. Halep in opening singles

Kristina Mladenovic of France will face second-ranked Simona Halep of Romania in the opening singles of their Fed Cup semifinal

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Held at bay, Gaudreau hopes to ignite Flames in…

Calgary heads back home for Game 5 in a precarious situation. The top seed in the West trails Colorado 3-1 in the best-of-seven series.

Ticket sales: The least understood side of the…

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

Fed Cup semifinal: Azarenka to play Ash Barty in singles

Samantha Stosur will open against Aryna Sabalenka of Belarus when singles play begins in a Fed Cup semifinal Saturday on hard courts at Pat Rafter Arena

Durant, Curry shut down Clippers in Warriors' 132…

Kevin Durant scored 38 points, Stephen Curry added 21 points playing with five fouls, and the Golden State Warriors dominated from the opening tip to beat the Los Angeles Clippers 132-105 and take a 2-1 lead in their first-round playoff series

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

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

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Whistleblower spurned by players for exposing…

A tennis whistleblower says he's paying a heavy price for exposing wrong-doing in the sport

LEADING OFF: Red Sox-Rays at opposite ends…

LEADING OFF: Red Sox-Rays in early test, Sabathia's streak, Walker's late surge

Fans, athletes, volunteers will be up early at…

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

King of clay Nadal unsure how Monte Carlo return will go

Rafael Nadal is unsure how his latest injury return will go this week even though it will be on the clay-court king's favorite surface

UNC's Hatchell resigns after findings from…

North Carolina women's basketball coach Sylvia Hatchell has resigned after an external review found she had made "racially insensitive" comments and applied "undue influence" regarding players' ability to compete through medical issues

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

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Sharks start fast to stay alive, beat Golden…

Tomas Hertl got San Jose off to the fast start that had been missing the past three games, Martin Jones came up with the big saves and the Sharks staved off elimination by beating the Vegas Golden Knights 5-2 in Game 5 of their first-round series