LONDON (AP) — Maria Sharapova finally will play her fourth-round Wimbledon match Tuesday, no matter what sort of weather there is.
The fifth-seeded Sharapova, who won the first of her five Grand Slam titles at the All England Club in 2004, and ninth-seeded Angelique Kerber of Germany never got the chance to set foot on Court No. 1 on Monday. Rain delays slowed earlier matches, and then organizers decided there might not be enough natural light to complete Sharapova vs....
MONTREAL (AP) — The Montreal Canadiens have traded veteran forward Daniel Briere to the Colorado Avalanche in exchange for forward Pierre-Alexandre Parenteau and a fifth-round pick in 2015 draft on Monday.
The 36-year-old Briere, who is heading into the final year of his contract, had 13 goals and 12 assists in 69 games with the Canadiens last season.
Parenteau had 14 goals and 19 assists with Colorado. He was selected 264th overall by the Anaheim...
IRVING, Texas (AP) — The Big 12 is redesigning its logo, sticking with the same roman numerals for the 10-team conference.
The second rebranding since the league formed in 1996 features a rounded, modern-looking "XII" to replace a more traditional block design. The new look was unveiled Monday, a day before the July 1 start of the athletic year for colleges.
The league said earlier this year there were still no plans to change the name despite...
TERESOPOLIS, Brazil (AP) — Neymar will be fit to play in the World Cup quarterfinal against Colombia despite thigh and knee injuries sustained against Chile, Brazil's football confederation said Monday.
The confederation said team doctor Jose Luiz Runco checked Neymar again when the squad returned to its training camp and said the player is not a concern for Friday's match in the northeastern city of Fortaleza.