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U.S. charges NCAA basketball coaches with bribery, fraud

43 min 22 sec ago
NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. authorities on Tuesday unveiled fraud charges against 10 people associated with some of the country's premier college basketball programs, including four coaches and an Adidas AG executive, following a two-year corruption probe.

U.S. Winter Games award would create challenges for LA, says official

54 min 31 sec ago
PARK CITY, Utah (Reuters) - Los Angeles would support any American city's bid to host the 2026 Winter Olympics but having two Olympics in the U.S. two years apart would complicate the marketing of the Los Angeles Games, LA 2028 chairman Casey Wasserman said Tuesday.

Golf: 'Hodgepodge' International team primed for Presidents Cup

59 min 57 sec ago
(Reuters) - International team captain Nick Price is hopeful his "hodgepodge" team of players from around the world can gel this week and inflict a rare defeat on the United States in the Presidents Cup.

Trump urges NFL to ban players kneeling during anthem

1 hour 58 min ago
(Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump ramped up his fight with the National Football League on Tuesday, calling on the league to ban players from kneeling in protest at games while the national anthem is played.

Golf: No anthem protest from U.S. Presidents Cup team, says Stricker

2 hours 33 min ago
LIBERTY NATIONAL, New Jersey (Reuters) - The United States team at this week's Presidents Cup will not protest during the national anthem, captain Steve Stricker said on Tuesday.

Trump urges NFL to ban players kneeling during anthem

2 hours 51 min ago
(Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump ramped up his fight with the National Football League on Tuesday, calling on the league to ban players from kneeling in protest at games while the national anthem is played.

U.S. alleges bribery, kickbacks at top NCAA basketball programs

4 hours 4 min ago
NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. authorities on Tuesday unveiled fraud charges against 10 people, including four coaches and an Adidas AG executive, associated with some of the country's premier college basketball programs following a multi-year corruption probe.

French anti-doping lab suspended by WADA

4 hours 16 min ago
PARIS (Reuters) - The French anti-doping laboratory of Chatenay-Malabry, where disgraced American cyclist Lance Armstrong's samples had been tested, has been provisionally suspended by the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) on Tuesday.

Djokovic to keep Agassi as head coach

4 hours 37 min ago
BELGRADE (Reuters) - Novak Djokovic will keep Andre Agassi as his head coach when he returns to action after recovering from an elbow injury which forced him to cut short his season in July, Serbia's former world number one said on Tuesday.

Trump ramps up NFL fight, calls for ban on kneeling during anthem

6 hours 33 min ago
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump ramped up with his fight with the National Football League on Tuesday, calling on the popular league to ban players from kneeling in protest at games while the U.S. national anthem is played.

U.S. charges four college basketball coaches in bribery scheme

6 hours 53 min ago
(Reuters) - U.S. prosecutors on Tuesday charged 10 people including four college basketball coaches and financial advisers with bribery and fraud in connection with college recruiting.

NFL signs deal to put game highlights on Facebook

8 hours 19 min ago
NEW YORK (Reuters) - The National Football League and Facebook Inc have signed a deal to bring NFL game recaps and highlights to the world's largest social network, culminating years of talks, the NFL said on Tuesday.

Motor racing: Gasly replaces Kvyat at Toro Rosso for next races

10 hours 58 min ago
LONDON (Reuters) - French driver Pierre Gasly will make his Formula One debut at the Malaysian Grand Prix this weekend after being drafted in by the Toro Rosso team in place of Russian Daniil Kvyat.

Olympics: JOC 'looking forward to Pyeongchang'

11 hours 36 min ago
TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan's Olympic committee (JOC) said on Tuesday it is looking forward to participating in next year's Pyeongchang Winter Games and that it is confident the event will be safe despite concerns over North Korea.

Olympics: Bobsleigh: British women raise the cash to compete

11 hours 43 min ago
LONDON (Reuters) - Two British women bobsledders have kept alive their dream of competing at next year's Pyeongchang Olympics by raising the money they need after being told there was only enough funding for the men.

Highlights of Monday's MLB games

14 hours 31 min ago
(The Sports Xchange) - Highlights of Monday's Major League Baseball games:

Olympics: South Korea banks federation boosts 2018 ticket sales

15 hours 24 min ago
SEOUL (Reuters) - Amid dismal domestic ticket sales for February's Pyeongchang Winter Olympics, the Korea Federation of Banks said on Tuesday it will buy 1 billion won worth of briefs as part of its "social responsibility" efforts.

Cowboys rebound for 28-17 win over Cardinals

Mon, 09/25/2017 - 11:49pm
(The Sports Xchange) - When the Dallas Cowboys and the Arizona Cardinals get together, it is unwise to leave the stadium early or change the channel.

Cowboys, Cardinals link arms amid anthem protests

Mon, 09/25/2017 - 9:36pm
PHOENIX (Reuters) - Two National Football League teams on Monday largely steered clear of a controversy over national anthem protests that have ensnared U.S. President Donald Trump and threatened to damage the game's popularity, staging a pre-game "moment of unity" instead.

National Hockey League roundup

Mon, 09/25/2017 - 6:46pm
(The Sports Xchange) - Vincent Lecavalier will become the second player in Tampa Bay Lightning history to have his number retired, the team announced on Monday.

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