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Blue Jackets LW Robinson signs two-year extension

1 hour 59 min ago
The Columbus Blue Jackets signed left wing Eric Robinson to a two-year contract extension, the team announced Monday.

Super Bowl to feature Trump, Bloomberg and corporate America battling for attention

2 hours 45 min ago
When the San Francisco 49ers and Kansas City Chiefs face off at the National Football League's Super Bowl LIV in Miami on Sunday, billionaire presidential candidates will battle for attention while big brands bearing positive messages hope to bring balance to the divisive political atmosphere.

Factbox: Love and basketball - Profiles of Kobe helicopter crash victims

3 hours 19 min ago
As investigators probed the cause of a helicopter crash that killed former NBA superstar Kobe Bryant, his daughter and seven others, profiles emerged of the victims who perished in the weekend tragedy near Los Angeles.

Fog likely to figure prominently in probe of Kobe Bryant's fatal helicopter crash

4 hours 53 min ago
Weather conditions appear likely to come under the scrutiny of investigators probing the helicopter crash that killed former NBA superstar Kobe Bryant, his daughter and seven others near Los Angeles on Sunday, when overcast skies and fog grounded other aircraft.

'He used to climb into the hoops': Kobe's Italian childhood home pays tribute

4 hours 53 min ago
As Americans mourned NBA legend Kobe Bryant on Monday, fans in Italy remembered a lesser-known chapter in his life when he played in their streets as a boy while his father competed in the local basketball league.

McEnroe hopes Serena can beat 'crazy aunt' Court's record

5 hours 20 min ago
John McEnroe mocked Australian Margaret Court as the 'crazy aunt' of tennis on Monday and said he hoped Serena Williams could beat the 77-year-old's record of winning 24 Grand Slam singles titles.

Djokovic and Osaka lead tennis community in mourning 'mentor' Bryant

5 hours 36 min ago
Australian Open champion Novak Djokovic led the tennis world in mourning for "mentor" Kobe Bryant on Monday after Melbourne Park awoke to the news that the NBA great had died in a helicopter crash along with his daughter and seven others.

Nadal rides out Kyrgios challenge to reach quarter-finals

6 hours 25 min ago
Rafa Nadal suffered his first lost set of the tournament but rode out a challenge from a wholly committed Nick Kyrgios to move into the quarter-finals of the Australian Open for the 12th time with a 6-3 3-6 7-6(6) 7-6(4) victory on Monday.

Olympics: Women's basketball qualifier moved from China to Serbia

6 hours 27 min ago
A women's Olympic basketball qualifying tournament for this year's Tokyo Games has been moved from China to Serbia as a result of the coronavirus outbreak.

Coaches welcome WTA trial of allowing coaching from stand

7 hours 15 min ago
Coaches have welcomed the WTA Tour's decision to allow them to help players from the stands this season after the issue became a hot topic following the 2018 U.S. Open final when Serena Williams was controversially penalized.

Zverev halts Rublev juggernaut to reach first Melbourne quarters

7 hours 45 min ago
Seventh seed Alexander Zverev of Germany strolled past childhood friend Andrey Rublev 6-4 6-4 6-4 on Monday to end the Russian's 15-match winning streak and book his maiden quarter-final spot in the Australian Open.

Top seed Nadal rides out Kyrgios challenge to reach quarter-finals

8 hours 20 min ago
World number one Rafa Nadal lost his first set of the tournament but rode out a spirited challenge from Nick Kyrgios to move into the quarter-finals of the Australian Open for the 12th time with a 6-3 3-6 7-6 (6) 7-6(4) victory on Monday.

Pavlyuchenkova ousts former champion Kerber to reach quarters

8 hours 40 min ago
Russian Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova stayed aggressive in the face of a spirited fightback from former champion Angelique Kerber to move into the quarter-finals of the Australian Open with a 6-7(5) 7-6(4) 6-2 win on Monday.

Fog likely to figure prominently in probe of Kobe Bryant's fatal helicopter crash

8 hours 53 min ago
Overcast skies and fog reported at the scene of the helicopter crash that killed former NBA superstar Kobe Bryant, his daughter and seven others appear likely to become a key focus of aviation experts investigating the weekend tragedy near Los Angeles.

Zverev ends Rublev run to reach first quarters in Melbourne

9 hours 22 min ago
Seventh seed Alexander Zverev of Germany strolled past Andrey Rublev 6-4 6-4 6-4 on Monday to end the Russian's 15-match winning streak and book his maiden quarter-final spot in the Australian Open.

Wawrinka finds the answers to take down Medvedev

11 hours 32 min ago
Former champion Stan Wawrinka emerged from a mid-match loss of confidence to battle past Russian fourth seed Daniil Medvedev to reach the Australian Open quarter-finals with a 6-2 2-6 4-6 7-6(2) 6-2 victory on Monday.

Coaches welcome WTA trial of allowing coaching from box

13 hours 15 sec ago
Coaches have welcomed the WTA Tour's decision to allow them to help players from the stands this season after the issue became a hot-button topic in the wake of the 2018 U.S. Open final when Serena Williams was controversially penalized.

'Blessed' Sandgren hopes to keep dream alive with Federer up next

13 hours 37 min ago
Roger Federer continues his quest for a 21st Grand Slam title at the Australian Open on Tuesday but for his journeyman opponent Tennys Sandgren their quarter-final meeting is the latest chapter in a story of survival in professional tennis.

Djokovic leads tennis community in mourning 'mentor' Bryant

13 hours 44 min ago
Australian Open champion Novak Djokovic led the tennis world in mourning for "mentor" Kobe Bryant on Monday after Melbourne Park awoke to the news that the NBA great had died in a helicopter crash along with his daughter and seven others.

NBA roundup: Pelicans gets first win with Zion

14 hours 32 min ago
Zion Williamson had his first double-double as an NBA player, and the New Orleans Pelicans won for the first time with him in the lineup, 123-108 over the visiting Boston Celtics on Sunday.

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