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Lowe, Margot help Rays hand Blue Jays 5th straight loss

Lowe, Margot help Rays hand Blue Jays 5th straight loss

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Brandon Lowe hit a pair of triples and Manuel Margot had a tiebreaking single in the eighth inning, leading the Tampa Bay Rays over the Toronto Blue Jays 5-2 Friday night.

CFL, CFLPA are continuing to bargain on new contact

TORONTO, Australia — The CFL and CFL Players' Association are going into overtime in their quest for a new collective bargaining agreement. The league and players were continuing to meet late Friday night to hammer out a deal.
Detention of WNBA's Griner in Moscow extended by 1 month

Detention of WNBA's Griner in Moscow extended by 1 month

MOSCOW (AP) — WNBA star Brittney Griner had her pre-trial detention in Russia extended by one month Friday, her lawyer said.
There it is Vancouver: Boudreau will be back to coach Canucks

There it is Vancouver: Boudreau will be back to coach Canucks

VANCOUVER — Bruce Boudreau is excited to be back as head coach of the Vancouver Canucks after helping to turn the struggling NHL club around as a midseason replacement.
Palmer shoots 62, joins lead at low-scoring Byron Nelson

Palmer shoots 62, joins lead at low-scoring Byron Nelson

McKINNEY, Texas (AP) — Jordan Spieth thought the course for his hometown Byron Nelson would play more difficult after yielding more birdies in its debut than any other tournament on the PGA Tour last season.

Steve Stricker maintains 2-stroke lead at Regions Tradition

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Steve Stricker shot a 4-under 68 to maintain a two-stroke lead Friday over Scott McCarron and Padraig Harrington in the second round of the Regions Tradition, the first of five PGA Tour Champions majors.
Decisive Game 7 in Edmonton is 'what dreams are made of': Smith

Decisive Game 7 in Edmonton is 'what dreams are made of': Smith

LOS ANGELES — For goalie Mike Smith, this is what the NHL playoffs are all about. With a victory in L.A. on Thursday, Smith and the Oilers forced a Game 7 in their first-round series against the Kings.
Minjee Lee takes 3-shot lead in LPGA Tour's Founders Cup

Minjee Lee takes 3-shot lead in LPGA Tour's Founders Cup

CLIFTON, N.J. (AP) — The only only thing missing from Minjee Lee’s resume this year is a victory and the best scorer on the LPGA Tour took a big step toward that in the second round of the Cognizant Founders Cup.
Impressive runs for Andreescu, Shapovalov and Auger-Aliassime end in Rome

Impressive runs for Andreescu, Shapovalov and Auger-Aliassime end in Rome

ROME — It was just the type of scrambling, wear-down-the-opponent mentality and shot-making that took Novak Djokovic to within one match of a calendar-year Grand Slam in 2021.
Canada gives up two 5-on-3 goals in third, hangs on for 5-3 win over Germany

Canada gives up two 5-on-3 goals in third, hangs on for 5-3 win over Germany

HELSINKI — Pierre-Luc Dubois scored twice and Canada overcame an undisciplined third period in a 5-3 win over Germany on Friday at the world hockey championship.