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Warriors beat Raptors 109-104 to even NBA Finals

Warriors beat Raptors 109-104 to even NBA Finals

By BRIAN MAHONEY TORONTO (AP) — The Golden State Warriors relied on a champion’s heart to overcome their weary bodies. Klay Thompson scored 25 points before leaving with a hamstring injury, Stephen Curry had 23 and the Warriors ran off the first 18 points of the second half on the way to a 109-104 victory…More

Ruiz stuns Joshua for heavyweight title at MSG

Ruiz stuns Joshua for heavyweight title at MSG

By DAN GELSTON NEW YORK (AP) — Andy Ruiz Jr. had six weeks to prepare for the fight of his life. He’ll have a lifetime to celebrate one of boxing’s biggest heavyweight stunners. A massive underdog just like Buster Douglas, Ruiz knocked down British champion Anthony Joshua four times, and the final two in the…More

3 ex-UCLA football players sue school over injuries

3 ex-UCLA football players sue school over injuries

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Three former University of California, Los Angeles football players are suing the school, alleging they suffered concussions and other injuries that worsened because they were forced to play instead of receiving proper treatment. Offensive linemen John Lopez and Poasi Moala filed negligence suits Wednesday seeking more than $15 million each in…More

Tonight: Turnbull, Tigers to take on Foltynewicz, Braves

Tonight: Turnbull, Tigers to take on Foltynewicz, Braves

By The Associated Press Detroit Tigers (21-32, fourth in the AL Central) vs. Atlanta Braves (30-26, second in the AL East) Atlanta; Friday, 7 p.m. EDT LINE: Braves favored by 1 1/2 runs; over/under is 9 runs BOTTOM LINE: Atlanta and Detroit will meet at SunTrust Park on Friday. The Braves are 14-14 in home…More

Analysis: Why the Raptors will win the NBA Finals

Analysis: Why the Raptors will win the NBA Finals

By BRIAN MAHONEY TORONTO (AP) — Last time Kawhi Leonard played Golden State in the playoffs, he was running the Warriors off the floor. The only thing that stopped him that day was Zaza Pachulia’s foot, which Leonard landed on after taking a jumper in the third quarter of Game 1 of the 2017 Western…More

Chick-fil-A Kickoff Game Offers Limited-Time Public Ticket Sale

Chick-fil-A Kickoff Game Offers Limited-Time Public Ticket Sale

 Public sale offers multiple options for fans to enjoy opening weekend showdown, including access to College Football Playoff Semifinal  ATLANTA (May 22, 2019) – Tickets for the 2019 Chick-fil-A Kickoff Game featuring Duke vs. Alabama on Aug. 31 are now available for a limited time as part of a public sale. The public sale offers…More

Phillies Outfielder Herrera arrested in domestic case, put on leave

Phillies Outfielder Herrera arrested in domestic case, put on leave

By WAYNE PARRY ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — Philadelphia Phillies outfielder Odúbel Herrera was placed on administrative leave Tuesday by Major League Baseball, a day after his arrest in a domestic violence case at an Atlantic City casino. Herrera was arrested Monday night on an assault charge at the Golden Nugget Casino. Police said they…More

Cavs owner Dan Gilbert suffers stroke, remains in hospital

Cavs owner Dan Gilbert suffers stroke, remains in hospital

By TOM WITHERS CLEVELAND (AP) — Cavaliers owner Dan Gilbert remains hospitalized and is “resting comfortably” after suffering a stroke. The 57-year-old was taken to a Detroit-area hospital Sunday by a friend after not feeling well, and he had the stroke while getting medical care, Quicken Loans CEO Jay Farner said in a statement Monday…More

Albies, McCann lift Braves past Cardinals in 10

Albies, McCann lift Braves past Cardinals in 10

By STEVE OVERBEY ST. LOUIS (AP) — Ozzie Albies was not about to back down. The Atlanta infielder finished a 10-pitch at-bat by singling in the tying run in the ninth inning to kick-start the Braves to a 4-3, 10-inning come-from-behind win over the St. Louis Cardinals on Sunday. Brian McCann drew a bases-loaded walk…More

Leonard scores 27, Raptors advance to first NBA Finals

Leonard scores 27, Raptors advance to first NBA Finals

By IAN HARRISON TORONTO (AP) — Kyle Lowry stole the ball and pushed it ahead, then waited for Kawhi Leonard to arrive before feeding his All-Star teammate for a thunderous one-handed slam over Giannis Antetokounmpo . “The building exploded after that dunk,” Leonard said. It sure did. Now imagine how it will sound when the…More

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