Defensemen starring in a tight, tense Stanley Cup Final

BRANDON, Fla. (AP) — After Steven Stamkos stepped off the Lightning’s practice rink on a 90-degree June day, the Tampa Bay captain made it...

June 13th, 2015 |  


US and Sweden play to 0-0 group-stage draw

WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) — The United States played to a 0-0 tie with Sweden and former coach Pia Sundhage Friday night in one of the most antici...

June 13th, 2015 |  


Shin shoots bogey-free 66, leads Women’s PGA Championship

HARRISON, N.Y. (AP) — South Korean Jenny Shin kept moving up the leaderboard, chasing Hall-of-Famer Karrie Webb.Shin eventually caught her, shoo...

June 12th, 2015 |  



FIFA’s top spokesman leaves job, Blatter urged to do same

GENEVA (AP) — FIFA’s top spokesman left his job on Thursday, hours after Sepp Blatter was urged to do the same by the European Parliament....

June 12th, 2015 |  


Local Sports Briefs

HIGH SCHOOLArea players in All-Star Football GameCENTERVILLE — Greene County-area football players will be on both sides of the line of scrimmag...

June 12th, 2015 |  


Rain delay doesn’t slow Scouts

Rain delay doesn’t slow Scouts

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June 12th, 2015 |  


Chicago, Tampa Bay all even again in Stanley Cup Final

CHICAGO (AP) — Four games deep in the Stanley Cup Final, all that’s clear is just how little separates the Chicago Blackhawks and the Tamp...

June 12th, 2015 |  


US national team prepares to face former coach Pia Sundhage

WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) — On the eve of the match against her former team, Sweden coach Pia Sundhage addressed Hope Solo, Abby Wambach and the c...

June 12th, 2015 |  


It’s here: US gets World Cup underway against Australia

WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) — Heather O’Reilly guesses she was about 14 when the United States last won a World Cup.She remembers going to a m...

June 11th, 2015 |  


Local Sports Briefs

COLLEGEElliott drafted by Baltimore OriolesSenior pitcher Andrew Elliott was selected by Baltimore Wednesday in the Major Baseball Draft. He was draft...

June 11th, 2015 |