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Morris’s 88th-minute goal gives US Gold Cup title

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Jordan Morris scored a tiebreaking goal in the 88th minute, and the United States beat Jamaica 2-1 Wednesday night...

As others loom, Vikings get Griffen extension done early

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Everson Griffen's contract status was not the most pressing for the Minnesota Vikings. His value to their pass rush and their locker...

Watt relieved to return to practice field for Houston Texans

WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, W.Va. (AP) — A year after missing all of the preseason on his way to an injury-shortened regular season, J.J. Watt...

Cavaliers execs reject Irving trade talk, deny team in chaos

INDEPENDENCE, Ohio (AP) — Cavaliers owner Dan Gilbert spent more than 30 minutes presenting a positive portrait of his franchise. The reality is that the...

Wizards announce contract extension for John Wall

WASHINGTON (AP) — John Wall signed his $170 million, four-year contract extension that owner Ted Leonsis said provides the Washington Wizards with long-term stability. Team...

Martinez hits 2, Marte homers in Diamondbacks’ 10-3 rout

PHOENIX (AP) — Ketel Marte is still trying to find his hitting stroke since being called up from the minors in late June. He...

Sale Away: Red Sox ace Ks 11 in 4-0 win over...

SEATTLE (AP) — When Chris Sale woke up Wednesday, he was unaware the Red Sox were on a four-game losing streak. "I actually fell asleep...

Around MLS: Lennon enjoying his time stateside with RSL

Real Salt Lake's Brooks Lennon jokes that the reason he ended up with Liverpool is because of his last name. The 19-year-old MLS rookie, on...

Lyle in an Australian hospital after another cancer relapse

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Jarrod Lyle is in a hospital getting treatment following a recurrence of the cancer he has twice overcome. Golf Australia issued...

Djokovic will sit out rest of 2017 because of injured elbow

For more than a year, Novak Djokovic's right elbow hurt when he hit serves or forehands. The pain kept getting worse, and now he's...

Father of Australian tennis star accused of child abuse

SAN DIEGO (AP) — The father of retired Australian tennis star Mark Philippoussis was being held on $2.5 million bail Wednesday in San Diego...

Team Penske brings Blaney back in 2018 from Wood Brothers

MOORESVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Ryan Blaney will drive a third entry for Team Penske in NASCAR's top series next year. Blaney will drive the No....

Georgia Tech’s Eubanks advances past Fritz at Atlanta Open

Georgia Tech senior Christopher Eubanks made the most of his wild-card entry into the Atlanta Open, earning an opening-round 7-6, 6-4 win over fellow...

Davies, power bats launch Brewers over Nationals 8-0

WASHINGTON (AP) — Though Zach Davies showed he's a triple-threat, the starting pitcher's best weapon was the one you'd least expect. Travis Shaw, Eric Thames...

Frazier’s run-scoring triple play helps Yanks top Reds 4-2

NEW YORK (AP) — Todd Frazier got a welcoming introduction from the public-address announcer, a shout-out from the Bleacher Creatures and a warm ovation from...

Prescott controls Cowboys at camp, quite a switch in a year

OXNARD, Calif. (AP) — Dak Prescott climbed the stairs to the VIP tent that once served as Tony Romo's perch for interviews at training...

Panthers’ Olsen: Holding out ‘wasn’t the right thing to do’

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (AP) — Panthers star tight end Greg Olsen chose team over himself. Olsen reported to training camp on time Tuesday, saying he didn't...

Stephen Curry, Warriors finalize $201 million, 5-year deal

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Stephen Curry has delivered his share of success already to a franchise that desperately needed it. Now, he's being paid...