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Nadal guns for No. 1

/ Aug 8, 2017

Nadal guns for No. 1

Rafael Nadal says he will focus on the foes in front of him at the ATP Montreal Masters this week, and not on his chance to return to No. 1 in the world. A semifinal run in Montreal would see the Spaniard supplant Britain's Andy ...

/ Aug 8, 2017

Bills sign Boldin

The Buffalo Bills signed free agent Anquan Boldin on Monday in a move that adds an established veteran presence to a mostly young and untested group of receivers. Boldin arrived at the Bills training camp facility in suburban Rochester, New York, to sign the contract, ...

NHL players in minors can't play in Olympics

/ Aug 8, 2017

NHL players in minors can't play in Olympics

Not only will Sidney Crosby, Connor McDavid, Auston Matthews and most of the best hockey players in the world not be going to the Olympics, neither will anyone on an NHL contract. The league has decided that players with active NHL contracts, even those in ...

McLeod gives Jamaica gold in hurdles

/ Aug 8, 2017

McLeod gives Jamaica gold in hurdles

The tune blaring across the stadium sound system was unmistakable: "Jamming" by Bob Marley. The flag the winner paraded around the track was familiar, too: The black, green and gold cross of Jamaica. That 110-meter hurdler Omar McLeod was at the center of this celebration ...

Two-time Tour de France winner Contador set to retire

Aug 7, 2017

Two-time Tour de France winner Contador set to retire

Two-time Tour de France winner Alberto Contador will retire next month after riding in the Spanish Vuelta. Contador announced his plan to stop racing on a video posted Monday on Instagram. The Spanish rider said the Vuelta "will be my last race as a professional ...

/ Aug 7, 2017

Lochte sets U.S. Open meet record in 200 IM

Ryan Lochte had a surprising reaction to his latest record-setting performance. "A little disappointed," he said after breaking Michael Phelps' meet record in the finals of the 200-meter individual medley Sunday at the U.S. Open. Lochte's time of 1 minute, 59.24 seconds bettered Phelps' mark of ...

/ Aug 7, 2017

Kim wins Women's British Open, Suzuki finishes 14th

South Korea's Kim In-kyung held on to win the Women's British Open for her first major title on Sunday, while Ai Suzuki was the best-finishing Japanese at 14th. With nine pars on the home stretch, the 29-year-old Kim, who had a comfortable six-stroke lead heading ...

/ Aug 7, 2017

Dolphins add veteran Cutler

Jay Cutler has decided to postpone retirement for the chance to be Ryan Tannehill's replacement. Cutler agreed to terms Sunday on a contract with the Miami Dolphins, a person familiar with the situation said. The person confirmed the agreement to The Associated Press on condition ...