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Homer happy: Dodgers pummel Samardzija, Giants 7-2 (AP, 8/8 1:08 AM ET)
Murphy drives in 4, Rockies keep rolling, beat M's 8-4 (AP, 8/8 1:01 AM ET)
Trout homers again on birthday, but Angels fall to Rangers (AP, 8/8 12:55 AM ET)
Padres beat Dbacks 3-0 behind Davies, three solo homers (AP, 8/8 12:48 AM ET)
Tigers outslug Pirates 17-13 in 11 innings after layoff (AP, 8/8 12:43 AM ET)

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49ers sign former first rounder Dion Jordan to 1-year deal (AP, 8/7 10:26 PM ET)
Lions waive DT Daylon Mack (AP, 8/7 9:13 PM ET)
Washington releases RB Guice after domestic violence arrest (AP, 8/7 8:06 PM ET)
Chargers' Tyrod Taylor maintains same mentality as starter (AP, 8/7 7:41 PM ET)
Saints sign linebacker Bradham, activate linebacker Ellis (AP, 8/7 7:23 PM ET)

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Celtics build 40-point lead, roll past Raptors 122-100 (AP, 8/8 12:08 AM ET)
LeVert scores 22, Nets beat Kings to clinch playoff berth (AP, 8/7 11:57 PM ET)
In the bubble, the Phoenix Suns have been perfect so far (AP, 8/7 11:53 PM ET)
Holiday scores 28; Pelicans top Wizards without Williamson (AP, 8/7 10:55 PM ET)
Nets, Magic grab last two NBA playoff spots in the East (AP, 8/7 10:33 PM ET)

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Matthews scores power-play goal in OT, Leafs knot series (AP, 8/8 12:23 AM ET)
Islanders top Panthers 5-1 to advance in playoff prelims (AP, 8/7 11:42 PM ET)
Blackhawks advance after eliminating Oilers 3-1 in best-of-5 (AP, 8/7 11:01 PM ET)
Lightning-Flyers, Avalanche-Golden Knights are for top seeds (AP, 8/7 10:10 PM ET)
Avalanche, Golden Knights meet with No. 1 seed on line (Field Level Media, 8/7 8:14 PM ET)

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Colorado State pauses football after allegations of racism (AP, 8/7 11:19 PM ET)
FCS members seek to 'spring' forward together (AP, 8/7 9:41 PM ET)
MVFC teams can play only out of conference this fall (AP, 8/7 9:24 PM ET)
LSU adds Missouri, Vanderbilt in revamped SEC schedule (AP, 8/7 8:43 PM ET)
Maryland QB Josh Jackson opts out, along with 5 others (AP, 8/7 7:05 PM ET)

Men's NCAA Basketball - View All - Photos

Basketball player dies during training in Serbia (AP, 8/7 2:48 PM ET)
Wright direction: Standout senior guard returns to Colorado (AP, 8/5 6:31 PM ET)
Alabama's Petty announces his return for senior season (AP, 8/5 5:19 PM ET)
No NBA draft yet as forward Yves Pons returns to Tennessee (AP, 8/3 7:13 PM ET)
Mamukelashvili opts out of NBA draft, returns to Seton Hall (AP, 8/3 2:47 PM ET)

Women's NCAA Basketball - View All - Photos

Texas Tech women's coach fired one day after report of abuse (AP, 8/7 3:48 AM ET)
Texas Tech women's coach fired one day after report of abuse (AP, 8/6 10:25 PM ET)
Report: Texas Tech women's staff fostered culture of abuse (AP, 8/5 8:31 PM ET)

WNBA - View All - Photos

Wilson takes over down stretch dealing Aces past Sparks (AP, 8/7 11:47 PM ET)
WNBA Capsules (AP, 8/7 11:43 PM ET)
Liberty get first win with 74-66 victory over Mystics (AP, 8/7 9:45 PM ET)
Brown leads Lynx to 4th straight win beating Fever 87-80 (AP, 8/7 8:49 PM ET)
Mercury, Taurasi rise in 96-86 win over Sky (AP, 8/7 12:29 AM ET)

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Koepka's hip, not the knee, causing a problem at the PGA (AP, 8/8 12:12 AM ET)
Missed tap-in costs Fowler the weekend at PGA Championship (AP, 8/7 11:11 PM ET)
Fleetwood in major striking distance at PGA Championship (AP, 8/7 10:41 PM ET)
Defending champ Ruffels reaches quarterfinals of Women's Am (AP, 8/7 8:05 PM ET)
Swinging hard lifts Champ into contention in PGA (AP, 8/7 6:17 PM ET)

Auto Racing - View All - Photos

Zane Smith scores first NASCAR win in overtime at Michigan (AP, 8/7 9:12 PM ET)
Keselowski still seeking 1st win at home track in Michigan (AP, 8/7 5:23 PM ET)
F1's Racing Point deducted 15 points for copying brake ducts (AP, 8/7 4:20 PM ET)
Briscoe making case for promotion to NASCAR's top Cup level (AP, 8/7 3:51 PM ET)
Hamilton sets pace in 70th Anniversary Grand Prix practice (AP, 8/7 11:45 AM ET)

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Horse Racing - View All - Photos

Virus tempers Hambletonian, the highlight of harness season (AP, 8/7 4:29 PM ET)
Filly Ramona Hill favored in $1 million Hambletonian (AP, 8/6 4:59 PM ET)

Cycling - View All - Photos

Dutch cyclist in Poland crash conscious, in good condition (AP, 8/7 3:13 PM ET)
Cyclist in Poland crash stable after 5-hour surgery on face (AP, 8/6 7:59 AM ET)
Dutch cyclist Jakobsen in induced coma after crash in Poland (AP, 8/5 6:21 PM ET)
Another mountain stage added to revised Giro (AP, 7/30 10:10 AM ET)
Former Olympic cyclist Lienhart banned for helping son dope (AP, 7/28 2:27 PM ET)

Track and Field - View All - Photos

London Marathon to feature only elite runners, unique route (AP, 8/6 4:55 PM ET)

Olympics - View All - Photos

Israeli racewalker recalls surviving 1972 Munich massacre (AP, 8/7 12:29 PM ET)
Israeli team's massacre overshadows sports at 1972 Olympics (AP, 8/7 10:35 AM ET)
Phelps, Ohno open up about suicide, depression in new doc (AP, 8/6 2:17 PM ET)
1968 Mexico City Games marked by protest, falling records (AP, 8/6 11:19 AM ET)
AP Was There: Black fists raised at '68 Mexico City Olympics (AP, 8/6 10:57 AM ET)

Skiing - View All - Photos

Skiing World Cup opens week early to avoid tourist crowds (AP, 8/5 1:03 PM ET)

Figure Skating - View All - Photos

ISU downsizes Grand Prix Series to more localized events (AP, 8/4 7:41 PM ET)
Sexual abuse: French investigation exposes skating coaches (AP, 8/4 8:13 AM ET)

Soccer - View All - Photos

Brazil soccer's Serie A begins as COVID-19 deaths at 100,000 (AP, 8/7 8:37 PM ET)
Ronaldo nets 2 but Juventus knocked out of CL by Lyon (AP, 8/7 7:08 PM ET)
MATCHDAY: Barca-Napoli, Bayern-Chelsea in Champions League (AP, 8/7 7:03 PM ET)
Ronaldo nets 2 but Juventus knocked out of CL by Lyon (AP, 8/7 6:59 PM ET)
Man City seizes on mistakes to oust Madrid, reach CL QFs (AP, 8/7 6:27 PM ET)

Cricket - View All - Photos

2021 Women's Cricket World Cup in NZ moved to 2022 (AP, 8/8 12:14 AM ET)
2021 Women's Cricket World Cup in NZ moved to 2022 (AP, 8/7 10:59 PM ET)
England bowl well but Pakistan lead by 244 after Day 3 (AP, 8/7 4:12 PM ET)
England's cricket tour of India postponed due to pandemic (AP, 8/7 8:03 AM ET)
So far, so good for Caribbean Premier League COVID-19 tests (AP, 8/6 8:53 PM ET)

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Rebels beat Brumbies 30-12 in Super Rugby Australia match (AP, 8/7 7:41 AM ET)
South African rugby aims for September restart without fans (AP, 8/7 6:37 AM ET)