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Quick is slow to talk MVP

LOS ANGELES – Jonathan Quick and Martin Brodeur hugged and exchanged a few private words in the Stanley Cup finals handshake line.Brodeur was welcoming Quick to the club. The Los Angeles Kings’...

DATE: June 12, 2012 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Roland Garros still Nadal’s playground

PARIS – Rafael Nadal was worried. A guy so unflinching, so nearly unbeatable, while sliding and grinding and pounding his way past opponent after opponent at the French Open, got a real case of...

DATE: June 11, 2012 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

French Open

PARIS – A look at the French Open on Monday: Weather: Cloudy, with brief rain. High of 66 degrees. Men’s Final: No. 2 Rafael Nadal beat No. 1 Novak Djokovic 6-4, 6-3, 2-6, 7-5. The match began...

DATE: June 11, 2012 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Martin, cart and all, back at U.S.Open

SAN FRANCISCOCasey Martin never has allowed himself to look too far into the future.Even looking back, it is no less amazing to see him and his cart back at The Olympic Club, riding between shots...

DATE: June 11, 2012 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

‘Hockeywood’ crowns its Kings

LOS ANGELESThe Los Angeles Kings’ 45-year Stanley Cup quest ended in a triumphant flurry of blood, sweat and power-play goals. After missing two chances to claim the title last week, the...

DATE: June 11, 2012 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Finals the time for stars to shine

OKLAHOMA CITY – LeBron James is quickly racking up MVP awards, while Kevin Durant is collecting scoring titles at the same pace.Either could make a case as the best player in the NBA.Neither is...

DATE: June 11, 2012 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Rain won’t go away; final washed to today

PARIS – His big lead over Novak Djokovic in Sunday’s drenched French Open final slipping away, Rafael Nadal tossed a soaked, clay-smeared tennis ball toward the chair umpire. A drizzle was now a...

DATE: June 10, 2012 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Pacquiao’s stunning loss riles boxing community

LAS VEGAS – The outcry in this gambling city was so loud Floyd Mayweather Jr. could have heard it in his jail cell. On the other side of the world, people cried in the streets in Manila, and the...

DATE: June 10, 2012 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Devils far from dead in race for Cup

Watching the New Jersey Devils attempt to become the first team in seven decades to come back from a 3-0 deficit in the Stanley Cup final is causing Glenn “Chico” Resch to have flashbacks.Before...

DATE: June 10, 2012 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Fabulous in French, Sharapova wins

PARIS – Sidelined in 2008 by a right shoulder that needed surgery, putting her tennis future suddenly in doubt, Maria Sharapova decided to use the free time to study a new language, the one spoken...

DATE: June 9, 2012 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Only Rafa stands in the way of the ‘Novak Slam’

PARIS – Novak Djokovic has won 27 matches in a row at Grand Slam tournaments. If he can make that 28 by beating Rafael Nadal in Sunday’s French Open final, Djokovic will earn a fourth consecutive...

DATE: June 9, 2012 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Pinch me: Correa awakens at No. 1

SECAUCUS, N.J.Carlos Correa reached into his pocket as he strolled to the podium, pulled out a small Puerto Rican flag and waved it at the cheering crowd.The 17-year-old slugging shortstop just had...

DATE: June 9, 2012 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

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