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Harvard, Yale players take rivalry to Colts’ locker room

AP Photo/Darron Cummings INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Undrafted running back Tyler Varga fits right into the Colts’ locker room. Here, players routinely tout their alma maters and playfully trade barbs with guys who attended rival schools. So when Varga pulls out a camouflage...
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Defending champion Martin Kaymer forgotten man at US Open

AP Photo/Charlie Riedel UNIVERSITY PLACE, Wash. (AP) — Rarely has a two-time major winner and defending U.S. Open champion walked down a fairway in such as relative anonymity as Martin Kaymer did Tuesday afternoon at Chambers Bay. The crowd that turned out early to see...

Gundy: NCAA investigation helps Oklahoma State

STILLWATER, Okla. (AP) — Oklahoma State football coach Mike Gundy ignored the Sports Illustrated articles that brought major allegations against his program two years ago. “I never read any of them,” he told The Associated Press on Tuesday. “My assistant...

Warriors fans celebrate NBA title with street party

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Warriors’ fans honked their horns and danced in streets throughout the San Francisco Bay Area to celebrate their team’s first NBA title in 40 years. The party began as soon as the Golden State Warriors beat the Cleveland Cavaliers to claim...
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Wambach’s goal gives US a 1-0 win over Nigeria

AP Photo/Jonathan Hayward VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Abby Wambach scored late in the first half and the U.S. women’s national team went on to beat Nigeria 1-0 on Tuesday night for a first-place finish in its group at the Women’s World Cup. It was...
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Tiger’s story is getting old, yet he keeps repeating it

AP Photo/John Locher UNIVERSITY PLACE, Wash. (AP) — The questions come less often, largely because the story is getting old. Or maybe it’s just that no one really believes anymore, even Tiger Woods himself. The downfall of the greatest player of his time can be...

Manfred says MLB can expand fan netting without bargaining

BOSTON (AP) — Major League Commissioner Rob Manfred says management can order expanded netting to protect fans without bargaining over the matter with the players’ association. A fan at Fenway Park was injured and hospitalized after she was struck by a broken bat in...
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Stanley Cup begins its own celebration around Chicago

AP Photo/Christian K. Lee CHICAGO (AP) — This time, the Stanley Cup didn’t have to catch a flight before hitting Chicago hot spots for a victory tour. The Chicago Blackhawks won their third championship in six years on Monday night, but it marked the team’s...
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Saad’s new deal key part of Blackhawks’ offseason

AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh CHICAGO (AP) — Fresh off their third Stanley Cup title in six seasons, the Chicago Blackhawks have to make some big decisions in a short period of time. The NHL draft begins on June 26 in Florida, and free agency starts on July 1. Key forwards Brandon...
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MLB, union put Alex Rodriguez grievance deadline on hold

AP Photo/Hector Gabino NEW YORK (AP) — Major League Baseball and the players’ association have stopped the clock on the deadline for Alex Rodriguez to file a grievance against the New York Yankees for not making a $6 million payment when he hit his 660th home run....