• At hot-for-Wimbledon, Venus Williams nears Serena showdown

    LONDON (AP) — Venus Williams is no longer the player she once was, on account of the passage of time and the day-to-day ups and downs of an energy-sapping condition.

    Associated Press
  • Wimbledon 'all-white' clothing rule is too strict: Federer

    By Michael Roddy LONDON (Reuters) - Players' efforts over the years to get Wimbledon's "all-white" clothing rule relaxed got a boost on Thursday when Roger Federer said he thought the policy as it stood was "quite extreme". Federer, whose remarks carry more weight than some other players because as…

    Reuters
  • LA Kings say 'the punishment is fair and just' in Voynov plea deal

    Voynov will get 90 days in jail and three years probation. He will also have 52 weeks of domestic violence counseling and eight hours of community service.

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  • GM Jerry Dipoto resigns after 3 1/2 years with Angels

    ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — For 3 1/2 years, general manager Jerry Dipoto and manager Mike Scioscia managed to survive disputes and reconciliations in their arranged marriage with the Los Angeles Angels.

    Associated Press
  • ESPN Denies — Or Confirms — Report On Keith Olbermann Commentary Nixing

    Remember how ESPN’s outspoken big-ticket talent Bill Simmons was negotiating his new contract with ESPN and being pretty chatty with the press about it, and then in early May network president John Skipper pulled a fast one and issued a statement saying "I decided today that we are not going to…

    Deadline
  • Powell fills Bolt's shoes and targets PB

    Asafa Powell will attempt to fill the sizeable shoes of injured Jamaican compatriot Usain Bolt in the 100m at Saturday's Diamond League meet in Paris, still keen on lowering his personal best of 9.72 seconds -- the fifth fastest time ever. "I'm very happy to be back," beamed Powell, who won Olympic…

    AFP
  • Live Your NASCAR Fantasy with Cale Yarborough’s Hardee’s Stock Car

    At one point in all our young lives, we had all hoped to grow up to be a NASCAR driver. Turning left and wearing a helmet never looked so good. While most of us will never achieve that dream, now you can get behind the wheel of a stock car that drove some of the most iconic tracks

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  • The Sixers got 3 players and a 1st-round pick for nothing in one of the most lopsided NBA trades ever

    While the Philadelphia 76ers and GM Sam Hinkie continue to struggle in their search for a...

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    Candlestick Park reaches final stage of demolition (36 fotos)

    The demolition of Candlestick Park, the former home of the San Francisco 49ers and San Francisco Giants, is in its final stages with more than 80 percent of the structure reduced to rubble. A development with a mall and housing is planned for the site.

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  • L.A. Kings' Slava Voynov pleads no contest in domestic violence case

    Los Angeles Kings defenseman Slava Voynov pleaded no contest on Thursday to charges that he attacked his wife at their Southern California home last year and was sentenced to 90 days in jail, prosecutors said. Voynov, 25, was also ordered to serve three years summary probation, attend a 52-week…

    Reuters
  • Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson Opens Up on 'Ballers,' Living on SpaghettiOs

    In an interview with ABC News’ Sara Haines, Johnson, 43, opened up about “Ballers,” the HBO series in which he stars and also produces. Johnson plays Spencer Strasmore, a retired NFL star who is trying to reinvent himself as a suave financial guru for current football players. He told Haines why he…

    Good Morning America
  • IndyCar CEO: Rules package was off for Fontana race

    The CEO of IndyCar said Wednesday that the series went too far with the rules package for last weekend's race at California, where many drivers sharply criticized what they said was dangerous pack racing.

    Associated Press
  • Agent Carter Season 2: Who's Moving to Los Angeles With Peggy?

    In Season 2 of Marvel’s Agent Carter, Peggy will “journey from New York City to Los Angeles for her most dangerous assignment yet,” where she “discovers new friends, a new home… and perhaps even a new love.” But she’ll have at least a few familiar faces around, as well. Thus far, both James D’Arcy…

    TVLine.com
  • NHL and Kontinental Hockey League transfer talks fall apart

    Also, 17 Russian born players were picked in the 2015 entry draft, the most since the Alex Ovechkin/Evgeni Malkin 2004 draft.

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    RADIO: How the Lakers have lost all appeal

    Yahoo! Sports's Marc Spears, joins Travis Rodgers to explain why the Los Angeles Lakers have missed out on free agent after free agent early this offseason.

    Yahoo Sports Radio
  • Adidas says it made a huge mistake about golf

    Adidas is determined to make golf cool again. The sportswear brand has hired a new creative...

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  • Armstrong girlfriend must testify, Landis to produce records

    AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Lance Armstrong's girlfriend can be questioned under oath about what she knows of his doping past, and his former teammate-turned-antagonist Floyd Landis will have to turn over records of investigations into his own previous doping case, a federal judge has decided.

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