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Jordan Spieth shoots 63 to take lead in Travelers debut

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Connecticut native Brett Stegmaier shot a 6-under 64 to tie Johnson Wagner for the early lead on opening day of the Travelers Championship. More>>

76ers put future of The Process in No. 1 pick Fultz's hands

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The Philadelphia 76ers have put the next phase of The Process in the hands of Washington guard Markelle Fultz. More>>

The Latest: Butler trade, freshmen picks highlight NBA draft

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The plaza outside Barclays Center is decorated in green and blue _ as in Celtics green and 76ers blue. More>>

AP source: Raiders QB Derek Carr agrees to $125M extension

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AP source: Quarterback Derek Carr has finalized a five-year, $125 million contract extension that will keep him tied to the Raiders through the 2022 season. More>>

Chiefs sign Andy Reid to extension, part with GM John Dorsey

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The Chiefs have given coach Andy Reid a contract extension and parted ways with general manager John Dorsey. More>>

Coyotes, Tippett mutually agree to part ways

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The Arizona Coyotes and coach Dave Tippett have mutually agreed to part ways after 8 seasons. More>>

Splash! Timberwolves get All-Star Jimmy Butler from Bulls

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Two people with knowledge of the situation tell The Associated Press that the Chicago Bulls have traded three-time All-Star Jimmy Butler to the Minnesota Timberwolves for Zach LaVine, Kris Dunn and the No. 7 overall draft pick. More>>

76ers take Fultz, Lakers grab Ball to start NBA draft

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The Philadelphia 76ers selected guard Markelle Fultz with the No. 1 pick in the NBA draft. More>>

Cavaliers watch NBA draft as Billups watch continues

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AP sources: Cavaliers and Chauncey Billups still in contact, but not offer made for front-office position. More>>

TCU's Wymer stymies Louisville in 4-3 CWS win; Florida next

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Sean Wymer struck out national player of the year Brendan McKay in two key situations while pitching 4 1/3 innings of shutout relief, and TCU was on the right side of two close plays in a 4-3 win over Louisville in a College World Series elimination game. More>>

Jackson has 3 hits, 3 RBIs to carry Indians past Orioles 6-3

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Austin Jackson had three hits and three RBIs, Erik Gonzalez homered and the Cleveland Indians put on another offensive show at the expense of the Baltimore Orioles in a 6-3 victory. More>>

AP source: Jeter doesn't have money needed to buy Marlins

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A person familiar with the negotiations says Derek Jeter has told the Miami Marlins he still doesn't have the necessary money to buy the team but is close. More>>

Devils on the clock with No. 1 pick in NHL draft

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New Jersey Devils ready to go with No. 1 pick in NHL draft. More>>

Cubs send struggling Schwarber to Triple-A Iowa

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Chicago Cubs send struggling slugger Kyle Schwarber to Triple-A Iowa. More>>

Trump wants Jets owner, former Dodgers co-owner as US envoys

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President Donald Trump says he'll nominate New York Jets owner Woody Johnson, former LA Dodgers co-owner Jamie McCourt to be U.S. ambassadors. More>>

LEADING OFF: Darvish-Tanaka for first time in US; Felix back

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LEADING OFF: Darvish-Tanaka for first time in US; Felix back. More>>

'Small gesture' for Big Papi: Boston names street for Ortiz

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The city of Boston renamed a street next to Fenway Park 'David Ortiz Drive'. More>>

Goldschmidt homers as D-Backs rout Rockies, 10-3

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Goldschmidt, Owings hit 3-run homers, Godley pitches strongly into the eighth as Diamondbacks beat Rockies, 10-3. More>>

Blackhawks unsure how they'll address Hossa's absence

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Chicago Blackhawks unsure how they will address Marian Hossa's absence. More>>

Gomez homers twice, Texas wins 11-4 for split with Blue Jays

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Carlos Gomez homered twice to drive in five runs and the Texas Rangers beat the Toronto Blue Jays 11-4. More>>

Who's No. 3? NBA draft intrigue begins after Fultz, Ball

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Markelle Fultz and Lonzo Ball are expected to be the top two picks in the NBA draft. More>>

Sanchez scores early but Chile held by Germany to a 1-1 draw

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Alexis Sanchez struck early to become Chile's all-time leading scorer on Thursday as the South American champions were held by Germany's young squad to a 1-1 draw that kept the teams from securing a spot in the semifinals of the Confederations Cup. More>>

Expansion Vegas loads up on D-men, could make more trades

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The Vegas Golden Knights loaded up on defensemen at the expansion draft and could make more trades in the coming days. More>>

5 years after Sandusky conviction, many unresolved issues

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5 years after Jerry Sandusky's conviction in the sex molestation scandal at Penn State, many related issues are still working their way through courts. More>>

Edmonton's Connor McDavid wins first Hart Trophy as NHL MVP

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Edmonton captain Connor McDavid has won his first Hart Trophy as the NHL's most valuable player. More>>

Ai Miyazato relaxed on course in final season on LPGA Tour

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Ai Miyazato, who will retire after this season, more relaxed heading into LPGA event this week in Arkansas. More>>

Florida adds former NHL MVP Chris Pronger to front office

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Former NHL MVP Chris Pronger has joined the Florida Panthers' front office as a senior adviser to team president Dale Tallon. More>>

Boston renames street after retired Red Sox player Ortiz

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Former Red Sox star David Ortiz is getting a street named in his honor in Boston, joining the bridge already named after him in the city. More>>

Athletics designate popular catcher Vogt for assignment

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Catcher Stephen Vogt has been designated for assignment by the Oakland Athletics, while rookie infielder Matt Chapman went on the 10-day disabled list with a knee infection that has kept him out of three straight games. More>>

Puig, Grandal power Dodgers past Mets 8-2 and into 1st place

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Yasiel Puig hit a three-run homer, Yasmani Grandal added two solo shots and the streaking Los Angeles Dodgers took over first place in the NL West by battering New York Mets pitching again for an 8-2 victory. More>>

Qatar stadium safety concerns raised by death investigation

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An investigation into why a British man fell to his death on a Qatar World Cup site has raised concerns about the safety of a catwalk in a stadium roof. More>>

A strong field at Hartford, a record at stake on LPGA Tour

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THE WEEK AHEAD: McIlroy, Day, Spieth in action at Travelers; LPGA on verge of 16th week with a different winner. More>>

LEADING OFF: NL West showdown at Coors, M's Moore debuts

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LEADING OFF: NL West showdown at Coors, M's Moore debuts. More>>

Where Europe meets Asia, Kazan offers rich diversity

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Exotic Kazan offers fans rich history, diverse culture, beautiful buildings _ and even a beach. More>>

Return of 'Great Montreal Raft Race' put the fun back in F1

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Trading the paddock for paddles, return of 'Great Montreal Raft Race' put the fun back in F1. More>>

Hockey great Dionne compliments Aly Raisman's legs on stage

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Three-time Olympic gold medal gymnast Aly Raisman endured an awkward moment on stage at the NHL awards show after Hall of Fame hockey star Marcel Dionne complimented her legs. More>>

Dyson sparks Mariners to a 7-5 comeback win over Tigers

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Jarrod Dyson's bunt single broke up Justin Verlander's bid for a perfect game in the sixth inning and sparked the Seattle Mariners to a 7-5 comeback win over the Detroit Tigers. More>>

AP source: Cavaliers owner, Billups met for 2nd straight day

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A person familiar with the negotiations says Cavaliers owner met with former NBA star Chauncey Billups again about front-office job. More>>

Draft is next up during NBA's dizzying days of deals

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Draft is next up during NBA's dizzying days of deals. More>>

Marlins rally in 8th to beat Scherzer and Nats 2-1

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Max Scherzer's bid for the third no-hitter of his career ended with one out in the eighth inning, and he then gave up two unearned runs as the Miami Marlins rallied to beat the Washington Nationals 2-1. More>>

Gregorius, Holliday HR, Yanks thump Angels 8-4 to end skid

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Didi Gregorius and Matt Holliday each hit a go-ahead homer and New York piled on from there, lifting the Yankees over the Los Angeles Angels 8-4 to snap a season-high seven-game losing streak. More>>

Blackhawks' Hossa to miss next season with skin disorder

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Blackhawks winger Marian Hossa will miss the entire 2017-18 NHL season because of a progressive skin disorder. More>>

Fleury leads Vegas Golden Knights' expansion draft choices

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The Vegas Golden Knights finally have some players to put on the desert ice this fall. More>>

Poche' sets LSU wins mark, knocks Florida State out of CWS

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Jared Poche' became LSU's all-time wins leader, Jake Slaughter hit a three-run homer, and the Tigers eliminated Florida State from the College World Series with a 7-4 win Wednesday night. More>>

Padres beat Cubs 3-2 on Torrens' bases-loaded walk

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Erick Aybar hit a tying home run in the sixth inning, Luis Torrens walked with the bases loaded against Koji Uehara in the eighth and the San Diego Padres stopped a three-game losing streak by beating the Chicago Cubs 3-2. More>>

The Latest: Connor McDavid wins Hart Trophy as the NHL MVP

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The Latest on the NHL Awards show and expansion draft. More>>

Braves' Freeman '100 percent go' on moving to third base

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Braves star Freddie Freeman is '100 percent go' on making move from first base to third base to keep Matt Adams' bat in the lineup. More>>

Mexico recovers to beat NZ 2-1 in fiery Confed Cup game

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Mexico asserted its superiority in the second half against New Zealand to avoid a Confederations Cup embarrassment, coming from behind to win a fiery Group A encounter 2-1. More>>

Azarenka makes winning return after break to have baby

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Former top-ranked Victoria Azarenka made a winning return to tennis after a year out to have a baby _ but she first had to save three match points at the Mallorca Open on Wednesday. More>>

Grunewald ready to race at nationals in middle of chemo

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Middle-distance runner Gabriele Grunewald recently wrapped up the first round of treatment for cancer that's spread from her salivary gland to her liver. More>>

Smith, Rays finally catch Hamilton in rundown, beat Reds 8-3

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Tampa Bay left fielder Mallex Smith rushed in to tag out speedy Billy Hamilton after a lengthy rundown, highlighting the Rays' 8-3 win over the Cincinnati Reds. More>>

Wayne Gretzky to present Hart Trophy at NHL Awards

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Wayne Gretzky will present the Hart Trophy as MVP to Connor McDavid, Sidney Crosby or Sergei Bobrovsky to cap off the NHL's annual awards show. More>>

NCAA Title IX report: Spending up, gender gaps remain

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Spending on men's and women's athletic programs has doubled over the past decade across all three NCAA divisions and the greatest gap between the two can be found in Division I. More>>

WNBA brings back 3-point contest to All-Star Game

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WNBA brings 3-point contest back to All-Star Game. More>>

MLB, players' union donate $1M to Negro Leagues museum in KC

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Major League Baseball and its players association have donated $1 million to the Negro Leagues Baseball Museum in Kansas City to support its operations, expansion and educational opportunities. More>>

Olympic stars Phelps, Biles among finalists for The ESPYS

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Olympic swimmer Michael Phelps and Oklahoma City Thunder guard Russell Westbrook are among the finalists for best male athlete at the ESPY Awards. More>>

James Blake agrees not to sue NYC in exchange for fellowship

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Tennis star James Blake has agreed to drop his right to sue New York after he was mistakenly arrested and tackled by police. More>>

Will NHL awards honor Leafs, Oilers, Columbus?

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Mike Babcock, John Tortorella and Todd McLellan had plenty in common this season and all should be in the running as the NHL picks its coach of the year. More>>

Boris Becker declared bankrupt by British court

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Boris Becker has been declared bankrupt by a British court after the former tennis player failed to pay a long-standing debt. More>>

What offseason? A week after Finals, the NBA in overdrive

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Dwight Howard and Brook Lopez are on the move, Dwyane Wade and Pau Gasol seem to be staying put. More>>

Towering gladiator statue tells Russian soccer's history

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He towers over the crowds at Moscow's Spartak stadium, a metal gladiator atop a vast soccer ball. More>>

Nationals' Scherzer gives up hit to Marlins in 8th inning

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Washington Nationals ace Max Scherzer has held the Miami Marlins hitless through six innings in a bid for the third no-hitter of his career. More>>

Ronaldo heads Portugal to 1-0 win over Russia at Confed Cup

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Cristiano Ronaldo set aside his legal troubles to score the winning goal for Portugal on Wednesday in a 1-0 victory over hosts Russia in the Confederations Cup. More>>

Seager hits 3 of Dodgers' 5 HRs in 12-0 win over Mets

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Corey Seager hit three homers in a game for the second time in his young career and the Los Angeles Dodgers went deep five times in a 12-0 victory over the New York Mets. More>>

Agent: Tiger Woods in a clinic for handling pain medication

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Tiger Woods has checked into a clinic to get help for dealing with pain medication, and his agent is not sure how long he will be there. More>>

Warren Sapp to donate brain for medical research

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Pro Football Hall of Famer Warren Sapp is donating his brain for medical research. More>>

Chile says it will consider joint bid for 2026 World Cup

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Chile says it will consider making a bid to host the 2026 World Cup with some of its South American neighbors. More>>

AP sources: Lakers to ship Russell, Moz to Nets for Lopez

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Three sources with knowledge of the deal say the Los Angeles Lakers have agreed to trade point guard D'Angelo Russell and high-priced center Timofey Mozgov to the Brooklyn Nets for big man Brook Lopez and the 27th overall pick in the draft Thursday. More>>

LEADING OFF: Yankees' skid at 7, Dodgers on homer roll

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LEADING OFF: Yankees' skid at 7, Dodgers on homer roll. More>>

Tony DiCicco, coach of Women's World Cup champs, dies at 68

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Tony DiCicco, who coached US to 1999 Women's World Cup title, dies at 68. More>>

AP source: Cavs owner, Billups meet about front-office job

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A person familiar with the meeting says Cleveland Cavaliers owner Dan Gilbert met Tuesday with former NBA star Chauncey Billups about a position in the team's front office. More>>

Hawks send center Dwight Howard to Hornets

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A person familiar with the situation says the Charlotte Hornets have reached an agreement to acquire center Dwight Howard from the Atlanta Hawks. More>>

Sale sharp, Red Sox move into 1st with 8-3 romp over Royals

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Boston ace Chris Sale shut down the Kansas City Royals while pitching into the ninth inning, and a rag-tag bunch of Red Sox filling in for injuries pounded their way to an 8-3 victory Wednesday night. More>>

Arenado's triple in 8th lifts Rockies over Diamondbacks, 4-3

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Nolan Arenado hit a two-run triple in the eighth inning and the surging Colorado Rockies rallied past the Arizona Diamondbacks 4-3 in the opening game of their NL West showdown. More>>

Rizzo hits leadoff HR, Cubs beat Padres 4-0

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Anthony Rizzo hit another leadoff home run to help Mike Montgomery get his first win of the season in the Chicago Cubs' 4-0 victory over the San Diego Padres. More>>

APNewsBreak: Aaron Judge invited to All-Star Home Run Derby

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APNewsBreak: New York Yankees rookie sensation Aaron Judge says he has been invited to participate in the All-Star Home Run Derby at Miami on July 10. More>>

AP Source: Pau Gasol opts out, will re-sign with Spurs

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A person with knowledge of the situation tells The Associated Press that Pau Gasol will sign a new deal with the San Antonio Spurs when free agency opens in July. More>>

LEADING OFF: Yankees' skid at 7, Scherzer rides K streak

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LEADING OFF: Yankees' skid at 7, Scherzer rides K streak. More>>

Desert ice: NHL awards, expansion draft colliding in Vegas

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Las Vegas is the ice hockey capital of the world for the next few days. More>>

Cavaliers in chaos after GM leaves on eve of pivotal summer

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Cavaliers again entangled in chaos after general manager Griffin's exit. More>>

Rizzo speaks with MLB, no discipline for plate collision

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Anthony Rizzo has spoken with Major League Baseball about his collision Monday with San Diego Padres catcher Austin Hedges at home plate, but the Chicago Cubs slugger will not be punished. More>>

The real thing in boxing is Canelo vs Triple G Video included

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Forget that "event" involving Mayweather and McGregor that is making such a splash. The real thing in boxing is Canelo vs Triple G. More>>

Navigating business, basketball awaits incoming NBA rookies

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Instant Millionaires: Next crop of NBA rookies prepping for challenges beyond just basketball. More>>

PGA Tour to start blood testing next season

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PGA Tour beefs up anti-doping policy by adding blood testing next season. More>>

For some rookies, NBA draft isn't the start of a pro career

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Meet Isaiah Hartenstein: A 19-year-old, soon-to-be NBA rookie who has been playing pro ball for years already. More>>

Mickelson, longtime caddie 'Bones' Mackay to part ways

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Phil Mickelson and his caddie have decided to part ways after 25 years of one of the most famous player-caddie relationships on the PGA Tour. More>>

Vegas Golden Knights may get franchise goalie, young roster

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The Vegas Golden Knights could land their franchise goaltender, a few veterans and a lot of young talent in the expansion draft. More>>

Howard's 12 Ks, Merrill HR help TCU oust Aggies from CWS 4-1

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Brian Howard matched his career high with 12 strikeouts and TCU beat Texas A&M 4-1 in a College World Series elimination game. More>>

Ronaldo summoned to court, Mourinho accused of tax fraud

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Cristiano Ronaldo has been summoned to appear before a Spanish judge, and Jose Mourinho could be next. More>>

Supreme Court pushes Redskins' name fight back to society

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The Washington Redskins aren't in the clear with their team name just yet, even after the Supreme Court ruled Monday that the government can't block trademarks on the basis that they're offensive. More>>

GM Griffin, Cavs part ways after title, 3 straight Finals

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The Cleveland Cavaliers and general manager David Griffin have decided to part ways following three consecutive trips to the NBA Finals. More>>

Tiger Woods receiving professional help to manage meds

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Tiger Woods is receiving help to manage his medications. More>>

FIFA warns Mexico over discriminatory chants at Confed Cup

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FIFA has warned Mexico about the conduct of its fans after discriminatory chants at the Confederations Cup. More>>

Timberwolves sign 3-year deal with Fitbit for jersey patch

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Minnesota Timberwolves get into the jersey advertisement game with Fitbit patch in 3-year deal. More>>

Madrid Open owner won't hand out trophies, upset with WTA

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Madrid Open organizer Ion Tiriac says he won't award any more trophies at his tournament because he's upset by the way his friend Ilie Nastase has been treated by the WTA. More>>

No racism in Sochi, mayor insists after racism row at parade

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Sochi's mayor has assured soccer fans that no racism in the 2018 World Cup host city after FIFA denounced a parade featuring people in blackface. More>>

76ers get No. 1 pick from Celtics, chance to draft Fultz

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The Boston Celtics have traded the No. 1 pick in this week's draft to the Philadelphia 76ers. More>>

LEADING OFF: D-backs, Rockies begin series; Sale up for Sox

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LEADING OFF: D-backs, Rockies begin series; Sale up for Sox. More>>

Hall of Famer Jerome Bettis: NFL's been cagey on concussions

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Hall of Fame running back Jerome Bettis says the NFL had taken advantage of its players by not sharing with them all the information it had about the risk of concussions. More>>

Spanish state prosecutor accuses Jose Mourinho of tax fraud

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A Spanish state prosecutor has accused former Real Madrid coach Jose Mourinho of tax fraud worth 3.3 million euros ($3.7 million) in unpaid taxes. More>>

Bellinger fastest to 21 HRs; Dodgers outslug Mets 10-6

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Dodgers rookie Cody Bellinger hit two more homers to set a big league record, and Clayton Kershaw became the NL's first 10-game winner despite giving up a career-high four long balls as Los Angeles held on for a 10-6 victory over the Mets. More>>

Catch a ride _ and some art _ at the Moscow subway

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In town for the Confederations Cup? Catch a ride _ and some art _ at the Moscow subway. More>>

Justices say law on offensive trademarks is unconstitutional

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The Supreme Court says the government can't refuse to register trademarks that are considered offensive. More>>

Zamboni driver helps rescue man suffering cardiac arrest

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A Zamboni driver at a Massachusetts ice rink has helped save a man suffering a heart attack during a hockey game. More>>

Lonzo Ball's draft stock stays strong with Lakers watching

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By now the entire basketball world knows Lonzo Ball is a singular talent with a unique parent. More>>

Fatal mauling of teen shows danger Alaska athletes face

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Athletes who run wilderness races in Alaska know bear encounters are always an inherent possibility. More>>

Beavers' streak at 23; Harrison slam fuels 13-1 win over LSU

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Bryce Fehmel limited LSU to two hits in eight innings, KJ Harrison hit the first College World Series grand slam at TD Ameritrade Park, and Oregon State beat LSU 13-1 for its 23rd straight win. More>>

APNewsBreak: MLB international spending soars above $200M

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APNewsBreak: A record $203 million was spent on international amateur free agents in the just-ended signing period, nearly $50 million more than the previous high and a figure that will plummet when a hard cap on spending starts July 2. More>>

Cavs head into important summer with cloud over GM's future

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Cavaliers heading into important offseason with uncertainty about general manager's future. More>>

Dodgers' rookie Cody Bellinger becomes fastest to 21 HR-mark

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Dodgers rookie Cody Bellinger became the fastest player to 21 home runs in baseball history. More>>

Vegas Golden Knights hold cards as NHL expansion draft nears

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The Vegas Golden Knights hold all the cards in the trade market during their expansion draft window and could extort some big prices from other NHL teams. More>>

Hall of Famer Jerry West joins LA Clippers as consultant

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Hall of Famer Jerry West, fresh off helping the Golden State Warriors win another NBA championship, is now officially a consultant with the Los Angeles Clippers. More>>

Michael Phelps' latest challenge: 'Shark Week'

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Discovery Channel promotes 'Phelps vs. Shark: Great Gold vs. Great White' as part of its 'Shark Week' programming. More>>

LEADING OFF: D-backs, Rockies begin series; Sale up for Sox

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LEADING OFF: D-backs, Rockies begin series; Sale up for Sox. More>>

Pro Days: Agencies host workouts to aid NBA teams, hopefuls

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Pro Days are now a rage in the NBA, with agencies putting on workouts with their draft-eligible clients for teams to come all watch at once. More>>

MLB upholds Strickland's 6-game suspension for Harper brawl

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San Francisco Giants pitcher Hunter Strickland began serving a six-game suspension for brawling with Bryce Harper after his appeal was denied by Major League Baseball. More>>

Koepka's trip around the world leads to major title at home

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FERGUSON ON GOLF: Koepka takes a long, hard road to US Open champion. More>>

Germany's inexperience highlighted while beating Australia

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Germany's inexperienced side was given a fright by Australia at the Confederations Cup on Monday, holding on to win its Group B opener 3-2 after goalkeeper Bernd Leno gifted the Asian champions two goals. More>>

Reality vs fantasy: FTC to block FanDuel-DraftKings merger

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The federal trade commission is seeking to block the merger of FanDuel and DraftKings, the two largest daily fantasy sports sites. More>>

Coyotes won't offer captain Shane Doan a contract

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The Arizona Coyotes will not offer forward Shane Doan a contract for the upcoming season, leaving the longtime captain to decide whether to retire or join another team. More>>

Long road: Koepka's journey now includes a US Open title

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The list of places Brooks Koepka had to go to win golf tournaments looks like a page straight out of a travelogue. More>>

AP Sources: George informs Pacers he will leave in 2018

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Two people with knowledge of the situation tell The Associated Press that star forward Paul George has informed the Indiana Pacers that he plans to leave the franchise when he becomes a free agent in 2018. More>>

FIFA president happy with video review despite confusion

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Portugal had a first-half goal against Mexico chalked off in the Confederations Cup after the action was reviewed on video. More>>

LEADING OFF: Indians set sights on O's, Kershaw faces Mets

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LEADING OFF: Indians set sights on O's, Kershaw faces Mets. More>>

Larson outlasts Elliott at Michigan again

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Kyle Larson took control on a restart with five laps remaining and raced to his second NASCAR Cup Series victory of the season, holding off Chase Elliott at Michigan International Speedway. More>>

Burling, Kiwis win 2 more to take 3-0 lead in America's Cup

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Peter Burling and Emirates Team New Zealand are threatening to sail _ and cycle _ away with the America's Cup. More>>

Bogaerts hits 2 homers to lead Red Sox over Astros 6-5

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Xander Bogaerts went deep twice for the first multihomer game of his career and had four RBIs to lead the Boston Red Sox to a 6-5 win over the Houston Astros. More>>

Arenado completes cycle with game-winning homer for Rockies

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Nolan Arenado completed the cycle with a three-run homer in the bottom of the ninth inning, and the Colorado Rockies stunned the San Francisco Giants by rallying for a 7-5 victory. More>>

Titans agree to terms with wide receiver Eric Decker

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The Tennessee Titans have agreed to terms on a deal with wide receiver Eric Decker. More>>

Taurasi stands alone atop WNBA scoring list

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Diana Taurasi became the WNBA's career scorer leader, passing Tina Thompson's mark of 7,488 against Los Angeles. More>>

Russian food? Moscow natives prefer Georgian

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Fans are sure to sample delicious food in Russia at the Confederations Cup, but chances are it'll be from Georgia. More>>

Brooks Koepka caps a record week with US Open title

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Players are on the course for the final round of the U.S. Open in blustery conditions at Erin Hills. More>>

Louisville builds big lead, holds off Aggies for 8-4 CWS win

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Colby Fitch drove in four runs, Sam Bordner shut down Texas A&M after it cut Louisville's five-run lead to one, and the Cardinals beat the Aggies 8-4 for their first win in six College World Series games. More>>

Khris Davis' 2-run homer leads Athletics to sweep of Yankees

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Khris Davis hit a go-ahead two-run homer in the third that held up to back rookie Jharel Cotton's first victory since May 4, and the Oakland Athletics completed a four-game sweep of the slumping New York Yankees with a 4-3 win. More>>

AP source: 76ers, Celtics agree on trade for No. 1 pick

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Philadelphia and Boston have agreed in principle on a trade where the 76ers would acquire the chance to take Markelle Fultz with the No. 1 pick in Thursday's NBA Draft, a person with knowledge of the deal told The Associated Press. More>>

LEADING OFF: Indians set sights on O's, Kershaw faces Mets

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LEADING OFF: Indians set sights on O's, Kershaw faces Mets. More>>

Taurasi breaks WNBA scoring mark in Mercury's blowout loss

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Diana Taurasi scored 19 points to break the WNBA career scoring record in the Phoenix Mercury's 90-59 loss to the Los Angeles Sparks. More>>

NHL salary cap set at $75 million for 2017-18 season

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The salary cap for the 2017-18 season has been set at $75 million. More>>

Yankees closer Aroldis Chapman returns from disabled list

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Aroldis Chapman rejoined his New York teammates for the series finale in Oakland ready to pitch again after more than a month on the disabled list, and the struggling Yankees couldn't wait to have their flame-throwing closer back in the bullpen. More>>

The Latest: Koepka wins US Open title

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Tom Kite looks back on windy final round in 1992 at Pebble Beach. More>>

Bauer, bats lead Indians past Twins 5-2 for 4-game sweep

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Edwin Encarnacion homered twice, Trevor Bauer pitched seven strong innings and Jose Ramirez had his sixth straight multihit game as the Cleveland Indians completed a four-game sweep of the Minnesota Twins with a 5-2 victory. More>>

Lackey deals, Rizzo leads offense as Cubs beat Pirates 7-1

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John Lackey and three relievers combined on a three-hitter, and Anthony Rizzo homered among his three hits to lead the Chicago Cubs past the Pittsburgh Pirates 7-1. More>>

Diana Taurasi breaks WNBA career scoring record

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Diana Taurasi became the WNBA's career scorer leader, passing Tina Thompson's mark of 7,488 against Los Angeles. More>>

Koepka in control and with a 1-shot lead at US Open

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Brooks Koepka has a birdie putt on every hole and makes 3 of them to build 1-shot lead going to back 9 at US Open. More>>

Canada's Brooke Henderson wins Meijer LPGA Classic

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Brooke Henderson won the Meijer LPGA Classic for her fourth LPGA Tour title, holding off Michelle Wie and Lexi Thompson by two strokes. More>>

Chile beats Cameroon 2-0 as video reviews draw controversy

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Arturo Vidal brushed off a hotly disputed video review to give Chile a 2-0 win over Cameroon in the Confederations Cup on Sunday. More>>

DeGrom homers, dominates on mound as Mets stop Nationals 5-1

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Jacob deGrom hit his first major league home run and shut down a bruising Washington lineup on three singles for eight dominant innings, giving the New York Mets a 5-1 win over the Nationals that avoided a four-game sweep. More>>

Getting to double digits is tough, staying there is tougher

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Five players have reached 10-under par or better so far this week at the U.S. Open, nearly doubling the number who had done it over the first 116 years of what had been known as the toughest test in golf. More>>

Portugal and Mexico draw 2-2 in Confederations Cup

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Title contenders Portugal and Mexico fought out an entertaining 2-2 draw in the Confederations Cup on Sunday, with each team scoring in the last five minutes. More>>

Indians power past Twins into 1st place with 9-3, 6-2 sweep

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Jose Ramirez homered twice and the Cleveland Indians beat the Minnesota Twins 9-3 in the first game of the doubleheader. More>>

Vegas holds all the cards with NHL expansion draft list out

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Three-time Stanley Cup champion goalie Marc-Andre Fleury, Nashville forward James Neal and Anaheim defenseman Sami Vatanen are among the high-profile players available for the Vegas Golden Knights to select in the NHL expansion draft. More>>

Ward celebrates big win while Kovalev plans protest

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Andre Ward celebrated his big win which Kovalev claims is tainted because of low blows. More>>

Untested Germans seek Confed Cup thrills at theme park site

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Germany's youthful Confederations Cup squad isn't short of distractions away from its training pitch in the Black Sea resort of Sochi. More>>

'I don't care': Aussie coach tetchy ahead of Confed opener

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Being cranky and prickly is a badge of honor for Australia coach Ange Postecoglou. More>>

Andre Ward stops Sergey Kovalev to win light heavy rematch

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Andre Ward stops Sergey Kovalev in eighth round to win light heavyweight rematch. More>>

FIFA panel invites debate on 'radical' 60-minute game clock

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Football's rule-making panel wants debate on moving to 60-minute games and stopping the clock when the ball is not in play. More>>

Justin Thomas shoots 63, trails Brian Harman by 1 at US Open

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Wide-open US Open: 18 players separated by 3 shots; only 8 shots separate top from bottom. More>>

Russian fans say dozens barred from Confederations Cup

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Russian fans say dozens _ including a notorious fan leader _ have been barred from going to Confederations Cup games after they had ID documents unexpectedly canceled. More>>

LEADING OFF: Father's Day tributes, Nats streak, Yanks skid

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LEADING OFF: Father's Day tributes, Nats streak, Yanks skid. More>>

Infantino: Not time to think about future of Confed Cup

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FIFA President Gianni Infantino says it's time to focus on soccer and not worry about the future of the Confederations Cup. More>>

Kiwis beat Oracle in 1st 2 America's Cup races in Bermuda

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New Zealand wins America's Cup opener, benefiting on mistake by Oracle Team USA. More>>

Russia delivers win for Putin to open Confederations Cup

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Russia beat a poor New Zealand team 2-0 to open its home Confederations Cup with a win that was all-but demanded by Vladimir Putin. More>>

All talk, few trades before NHL's expansion roster freeze

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All talk, few trades before NHL's expansion roster freeze. More>>

Hamlin edges Byron in thrilling Xfinity finish at Michigan

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Denny Hamlin inched ahead of William Byron on the final turn and nosed out the rookie at the finish line, winning the closest NASCAR Xfinity race at Michigan International Speedway since the advent of electronic scoring in the series. More>>

Lexi Thompson takes 1-shot lead in Meijer LPGA Classic

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Lexi Thompson shot a 64 on Saturday on the Blythefield layout reduced to a par of 69 because of flooding, giving her a one-stroke lead in the Meijer LPGA Classic. More>>

Pete Rose unveils sculpture depicting his headfirst slide

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Pete Rose unveiled a bronze sculpture depicting his headfirst slide outside Great American Ball Park. It's the hits king's latest honor from the Cincinnati Reds, his hometown team. Last June, he was inducted into the team's Hall of Fame. More>>

Michigan moves to terminate sports doctor's parental rights

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The state of Michigan is seeking to terminate the parental rights of a sports doctor accused of sexual assaulting dozens of women and girls. More>>

Twins sign top draft pick Royce Lewis

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The Minnesota Twins have signed shortstop Royce Lewis, the first overall pick in the draft this week. More>>

Healy hits 2 HRs to power A's past Yankees 5-2

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Ryon Healy went deep twice for his third multihomer game in two weeks, Matt Joyce also hit a long ball and the Oakland Athletics beat the New York Yankees 5-2. More>>

The Latest: Fleetwood, Harman trade birdies at 15 at US Open

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Zach Johnson's 8-foot putt on the par-3 ninth is his third birdie of the front nine as he tries to make a move in US Open. More>>

Commission urges Title IX reforms at University of Tennessee

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Commission recommends changes to address "hostile sexual environment" allegations almost a year after the University of Tennessee settled a Title IX lawsuit for nearly $2.5 million. More>>

Journalist scammed for almost $1,000 for cab ride in Moscow

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A Chilean journalist covering the Confederations Cup soccer tournament in Russia paid almost $1,000 for a taxi ride from the airport to his hotel in Moscow. More>>

No longer a combo: McDonald's ends Olympic sponsorship deal

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Fast food chain McDonald's has ended its Olympic sponsorship three years early. More>>

Billie Jean King praises Northwestern grads on inclusion

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Tennis great Billie Jean King praises millennials on issues of diversity and inclusion in speech to Northwestern University graduates. More>>

Cain hits 2 HRs in Royals' 6th straight win, 3-1 over Angels

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Lorenzo Cain hit two homers and drove in three runs, and Ian Kennedy retired the first 17 Angels to end his 16-start winless skid in the Kansas City Royals' sixth consecutive victory, 3-1 over Los Angeles. More>>

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