Caps ready to roll in Stanley Cup Final if Kuznetsov is out

By STEPHEN WHYNO AP Hockey Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — The sight of Evgeny Kuznetsov clutching his left arm and leaving the ice after a hit from...

Vegas hopes for boost as Cup Final goes to D.C.

By STEPHEN WHYNO AP Hockey Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — At home, the Vegas Golden Knights have a fortress to protect, a Knight to vanquish opponents and...

Quintana, Zobrist lead Cubs’ win

NEW YORK (AP) — Jose Quintana pitched six shutout innings, Ben Zobrist hit a two-run homer and Chicago won the opener of a four-game...

Phillies spoil Kershaw’s return

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Jorge Alfaro drove in two runs, Aaron Nola pitched seven innings of two-hit ball and the Philadelphia Phillies beat the...

Call it a comeback: Serena Williams advances to 3rd round

By HOWARD FENDRICH AP Tennis Writer PARIS (AP) — After playing so infrequently, it’s as if Serena Williams is starting from scratch. Sure looked that way for...

Duvall’s slam helps Reds beat D-backs

By BOB BAUM AP Sports Writer PHOENIX (AP) — Adam Duvall and Scott Schebler have been part of a four-player platoon system in Cincinnati’s outfield. Interim manager...

Djokovic opens up at French Open

By HOWARD FENDRICH AP Tennis Writer PARIS (AP) — Despite all of Novak Djokovic’s success over the years — the 12 major championships, the career Grand...

Pirates’ Joe Musgrove draws Cubs’ ire

By JOHN PERROTTO Associated Press PITTSBURGH (AP) — Joe Musgrove’s fine work on the mound was overshadowed by his aggressiveness on the bases. Musgrove pitched seven strong...

Holtby solid as Caps beat Knights to even Cup Final

By GREG BEACHAM AP Sports Writer LAS VEGAS (AP) — Alex Tuch collected the skittering puck with absolutely nothing between him and the tying goal with...

UCLA guard Kris Wilkes to skip NBA draft, return to school

LOS ANGELES (AP) — UCLA guard Kris Wilkes will skip next month’s NBA draft and return to school for his sophomore season. He averaged 13.7...