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NFL: National Football League roundup

1 hour 50 min ago
(The Sports Xchange) - The Miami Dolphins suspended starting linebacker Lawrence Timmons indefinitely on Tuesday, stemming from his mysterious weekend disappearance in Los Angeles.

NHL: National Hockey League roundup

1 hour 56 min ago
(The Sports Xchange) - New Jersey Devils forward Brian Boyle has been diagnosed with chronic myeloid leukemia, the team announced Tuesday.

South Korea's Moon says pushing to guarantee safety at Pyeongchang Olympics

3 hours 4 min ago
SEOUL (Reuters) - South Korea's President Moon Jae-in said on Wednesday the country is pushing to ensure security at the upcoming Pyeongchang Olympic Games amid the escalating standoff over North Korea's nuclear weapons programs.

Golf: Johnson eager to avenge missed opportunity in Atlanta

4 hours 4 min ago
(Reuters) - Dustin Johnson enters this week's Tour Championship hoping to make up for his disappointment at the season-ending event a year ago and said on Tuesday his game is right where it needs to be.

Olympics: Money runs out for British women's bobsleigh team

4 hours 35 min ago
LONDON (Reuters) - Britain's top female bobsleigh driver has turned to crowd-funding to keep her Olympic dreams alive after being told the national federation only had money to take men's teams to Pyeongchang next year.

Motorcycling: Rossi 'positive' as Aragon decision looms

7 hours 53 min ago
(Reuters) - Valentino Rossi will have a medical on Wednesday before deciding whether to try to compete in this weekend's Aragon MotoGP round in Spain, three weeks after breaking his leg, his Yamaha team said.

FIFA says bans Caribbean soccer official Gordon Derrick

9 hours 40 min ago
ZURICH (Reuters) - World soccer body FIFA said on Tuesday that the president of the Caribbean Football Union (CFU), Gordon Derrick, had been banned for six years from all soccer-related activities for violating several articles of FIFA's ethical code.

Fok elected president of Asian Electronic Sports Federation

9 hours 41 min ago
(Reuters) - Kenneth Fok has been elected president of the Asian Electronic Sports Federation (AESF) replacing Kazakhstan's Natalya Sipovich, the organization said on Tuesday.

Boxing: Haye all set for rematch with Bellew

9 hours 45 min ago
LONDON (Reuters) - Former heavyweight world champion David Haye said on Tuesday he was all set for a rematch with fellow-Briton Tony Bellew after losing their first meeting in March.

Cycling: Dutchwoman Van Vleuten wins world road time trial

10 hours 18 min ago
BERGEN, Norway (Reuters) - Annemiek van Vleuten won the women's individual time trial at the road world championships on Tuesday in a Dutch one-two.

Eurobasket MVP Dragic waves goodbye to Slovenia national team

11 hours 21 min ago
LJUBLJANA (Reuters) - Slovenian basketball champion Goran Dragic, who led the national team to its first Eurobasket title on Sunday, said he no longer plans to play for the national team.

France to play Davis Cup final against Belgium in Lille

15 hours 12 min ago
PARIS (Reuters) - The Davis Cup final between France and Belgium will be played at Lille's Stade Pierre-Mauroy on Nov. 24-26, the French tennis federation announced on Tuesday.

Golf: Money no motivator for laid-back Leishman, says coach

16 hours 2 min ago
MELBOURNE (Reuters) - Marc Leishman's dominant BMW Championship victory has put him in the frame for the FedExCup's $10 million bonus but the Australian would prize the validation of beating the world's best much more than the money, his long-time coach has said.

No coach, no problem as Pliskova targets WTA Finals

16 hours 7 min ago
(Reuters) - Former world number one Karolina Pliskova is confident that splitting with coach David Kotyza will not be a hindrance as she attempts to go it alone over the home stretch of the season, leading up to the WTA Finals in Singapore next month.

Women work just as hard, sacrifice as much as men: Murray

18 hours 21 min ago
(Reuters) - Britain's world number three Andy Murray has stressed the importance of gender equality in tennis, saying the work ethic required to succeed is the same for both men and women.

Return to traditional grinders for next America's Cup: Dalton

18 hours 31 min ago
WELLINGTON (Reuters) - The next America's Cup regatta in 2021 will see a return to traditional arm-grinders, ending the use of cycling-style stations, Team New Zealand boss Grant Dalton has said.

South Africa's court to hear state's appeal against Pistorius in November

19 hours 33 min ago
JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - South Africa's Supreme Court of Appeal (SCA) will hear the state's appeal against Paralympic gold medalist Oscar Pistorius' six-year murder sentence on Nov. 3, the National Prosecuting Authority said on Tuesday.

Highlights of Monday's MLB games

19 hours 38 min ago
(The Sports Xchange) - Highlights of Monday's Major League Baseball games:

NFL-Stafford's two TD passes help Lions beat Giants

19 hours 42 min ago
(The Sports Xchange) - On a night when the New York Giants honored their 2007 Super Bowl championship team at halftime, the current Giants once again looked like chumps.

Stafford's two TD passes help Lions beat Giants

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 11:08pm
(The Sports Xchange) - Detroit rookie Jamal Agnew returned a punt 88 yards for a fourth-quarter touchdown, and Matthew Stafford threw two touchdown passes to help the Lions earn a 24-10 win over the New York Giants on Monday night at Met Life Stadium.