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Bruins skate to NHL finals

BOSTON – Vezina Trophy finalist Tim Thomas stopped every shot and gave the Boston Bruins a chance for the biggest prize of all – the Stanley Cup.Forget their 20-year absence from the finals. Don’t...

DATE: May 27, 2011 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Cardinals extend Rockies’ slide

DENVER – Colby Rasmus broke out of his slump in style.The St. Louis shortstop went 4 for 5 and drove in three runs with two triples, and the Cardinals kept Ubaldo Jimenez winless this season with a...

DATE: May 27, 2011 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Hard day for a seed

PARIS – There were plenty of excuses available for Kim Clijsters after a stunning collapse in the second round of the French Open against a woman ranked 114th.In assessing her 3-6, 7-5, 6-1 loss to...

DATE: May 26, 2011 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Stewart’s next leading lady? Perhaps Patrick

CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Tony Stewart would be interested in signing Danica Patrick if she makes a full-time move to NASCAR.But Stewart only would be interested in signing Patrick to a Sprint Cup ride for...

DATE: May 26, 2011 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Reliving 2006: It’s Dallas and Miami for title

CHICAGO – LeBron James, Dwyane Wade and Chris Bosh joined to win a championship. Well, now they have their shot.James scored 28 points, Wade added 21, and Miami eliminated Derrick Rose and Chicago...

DATE: May 26, 2011 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Diamondbacks rattle, roll past Rockies

DENVER – The surging Arizona Diamondbacks suddenly have figured it all out.And just like that, the surprising Diamondbacks are closing in on the San Francisco Giants in the NL West.Micah Owings...

DATE: May 26, 2011 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

41 and counting: Del Potro is next

PARIS – Even if Novak Djokovic is tennis’ man of the moment, there’s a long, long way to go before he’d approach most of Roger Federer’s many accomplishments.So far, really, that it’s not worth...

DATE: May 25, 2011 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

At least one American is standing out

PARIS – Long a member of tennis’ avant-garde when it comes to on-court fashion and accessories, Bethanie Mattek-Sands is wearing eyeblack strips with a downward curl at the French Open.“Football...

DATE: May 25, 2011 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Like a Kidd again, Dallas finals-bound

DALLAS – Dirk Nowitzki, Jason Kidd and the Dallas Mavericks are going back to the NBA finals.Nowitzki swished a go-ahead 3-pointer with 1:14 left, and Shawn Marion followed with a three-point play...

DATE: May 25, 2011 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Lightning weather the storm, force a 7th

TAMPA, Fla. – Martin St. Louis and Teddy Purcell each scored twice, resilient goalie Dwayne Roloson weathered a hat trick by Boston’s David Krejci, and the Tampa Bay Lightning stayed alive in the...

DATE: May 25, 2011 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Young’s bat, glove, catches victory for the D-Backs

DENVER – Chris Young’s bat gave the Arizona Diamondbacks the lead, and his glove saved it.The center fielder had a go-ahead RBI single and later reached over the wall to rob Ty Wigginton of a...

DATE: May 25, 2011 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Adu, Bradley say I do

CHICAGO – Freddy Adu is getting another chance.The former phenom was selected to the U.S. roster for next month’s Gold Cup on Monday, the first time in almost two years he’s been included in coach...

DATE: May 24, 2011 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

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