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Solskjaer's latest setback as Everton crushes Man…

In the latest setback since Ole Gunnar Solskjaer was handed the manager's job on a permanent basis, Everton humiliated Manchester United 4-0 in the Premier League on Sunday

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

Brazilian tennis player Souza provisionally suspended

Brazilian tennis player Joao Souza has been provisionally suspended again amid a corruption investigation by the Tennis Integrity Unit

PSG wins French league after 2nd-place Lille…

Paris Saint-Germain clinched the French title without kicking a ball as second-place Lille drew 0-0 at Toulouse on Sunday

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Ticket sales: The least understood side of the…

Tokyo Olympic organizers have launched their ticket website for the 2020 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

Fognini beats Lajovic to win Monte Carlo Masters

Fabio Fognini won the biggest title of his career after beating Dusan Lajovic 6-3, 6-4 in the Monte Carlo Masters final on Sunday

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

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

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

Muzzin, Maple Leafs eye elimination of Bruins in…

The Maple Leafs are headed home for Game 6 of their first-round playoff series against Boston

Fans, athletes, volunteers will be up early at…

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

Whistleblower spurned by players for exposing…

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

Rockets beat Jazz 104-101 for 3-0 series lead

James Harden overcome a horrible shooting performance and scored 14 of his 22 points in the fourth quarter, leading the Houston Rockets to a 104-101 win over the Utah Jazz for a commanding 3-0 lead in their first-round playoff series

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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

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

LEADING OFF: Yanks star Judge hurt, Pujols climbs…

LEADING OFF: Yankees expected to put Judge on injured list, Pujols chases Gehrig and Bonds after passing Babe, Cubs ace Lester close to returning, young pitchers highlight Braves-Indians in prime time

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

Pujols passes Ruth on RBI list, but Mariners beat…

Albert Pujols passed Babe Ruth for fifth place on baseball's career RBI chart, but the Seattle Mariners hit four homers and beat the Angels 6-5

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

Brooke Henderson wins in Hawaii to tie Canadian…

Brooke Henderson successfully defended her title in the Lotte Championship to tie Sandra Post's record for LPGA Tour victories by a Canadian with eight

Swedish government pledges support for 2026 Olympics

The Swedish government is finally behind the country's bid to host the 2026 Winter Olympics

Crawford wins by TKO when Khan doesn't go on…

Terence Crawford retained his welterweight title by technical knockout when Amir Khan wasn't able to continue after being hit with a low blow in the sixth round

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Capitals rout Hurricanes 6-0 to take 3-2 series…

Nicklas Backstrom had two goals and two assists, Alex Ovechkin had a goal and two assists and Braden Holtby stopped all 30 shots he faced to lead the Washington Capitals to a 6-0 win over the Carolina Hurricanes in Game 5

Bucks beat Pistons 119-103 to take 3-0 series lead

Khris Middleton had 20 points and nine rebounds and the Milwaukee Bucks beat the Detroit Pistons 119-103 to take a 3-0 lead in the first-round series

Schwartz leads Blues past Jets 3-2 in Game 6 to…

Jaden Schwartz scored three times and Jordan Binnington stopped 18 shots to help the St. Louis Blues beat the Winnipeg Jets 3-2 in Game 6 of their playoff series to advance to the second round