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Wozniacki stays alive at Australian Open

/ Jan 17, 2018

Wozniacki stays alive at Australian Open

Caroline Wozniacki was two breaks down and a point away from a second-round exit at the Australian Open, her quest for a first major title seemingly about to hit another barrier. Time to attack. The No. 2-ranked Wozniacki fended off two match points and rallied from ...

Gymnasts recount abuse at hands of doctor

/ Jan 17, 2018

Gymnasts recount abuse at hands of doctor

One after one, gymnasts and other victims of a disgraced former sports doctor stepped forward in a Michigan courtroom Tuesday to recount the sexual abuse and emotional trauma he inflicted on them as children, including one who warned that girls eventually "grow into strong ...

Sharks whip Kings again

/ Jan 16, 2018

Sharks whip Kings again

There's nothing like a visit with the Los Angeles Kings to get Martin Jones and the San Jose Sharks on top of their game. Chris Tierney had a goal and an assist, and Jones made 35 saves in the Sharks' third straight victory over their ...

/ Jan 15, 2018

Double Olympic champ Ryoko Tani jumps to sixth dan

Retired Japanese female judoka and politician Ryoko Tani has been promoted from fourth to sixth dan, accomplishing the rare feat of skipping black-belt ranks based on time in grade and service to the sport, judo officials said Monday. According to Kodokan, the founding school and ...

Flames beat Hurricanes for seventh straight win

/ Jan 15, 2018

Flames beat Hurricanes for seventh straight win

The Calgary Flames are going so well, they are rolling to easy victories even without their top scorer. Dougie Hamilton scored twice, Mike Smith made 38 saves and the Flames ran their winning streak to seven straight games with a 4-1 victory over the Carolina ...

/ Jan 15, 2018

Japanese swimmer's doping violation confirmed

The first doping violation in a domestic Japanese swimming competition has been confirmed, an official source said Sunday. The swimmer was tested at an intercollegiate competition in Osaka Prefecture in September. The Japan Anti-Doping Agency will decide on a punishment in the coming days following ...