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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

Millwood and friends tie an MLB record

SEATTLE – Mariners shortstop Brendan Ryan popped his head into the clubhouse interview room and insisted his normally stoic manager enjoyed the history that just took place. “It’s OK to smile,...

DATE: June 9, 2012 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

London is not calling for ‘Bug’ Lokken

Durango canoeist Zach “Bug” Lokken’s Olympic dreams were put on hold for a bit as he finished 28th Saturday at the Slalom World Cup No. 1 in Cardiff, Wales. Pennsylvania’s Casey Eichfeld finished...

DATE: June 9, 2012 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

From Union Rags to Riches

NEW YORK – Union Rags picked up right where I’ll Have Another left off, coming from behind to catch a Bob Baffert-trained horse at the finish in a Triple Crown race. In Saturday’s Belmont Stakes,...

DATE: June 9, 2012 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

No more for I’ll Have Another

NEW YORKThe Triple Crown curse lives. This time the horse didn’t even make it to the starting gate.I’ll Have Another’s bid for the first Triple Crown in 34 years stunningly ended Friday when the...

DATE: June 8, 2012 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Errani: From Italy to Florida to a French Open final

PARIS – When Maria Sharapova’s opponent in the French Open final, Sara Errani, was 12 years old, she struck out on her own, leaving behind her family in Italy and heading off to Nick Bollettieri’s...

DATE: June 8, 2012 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Nole. Rafa. Round 4

PARIS – For the fourth consecutive time in a Grand Slam final, it will be Novak Djokovic vs. Rafael Nadal.That Nadal got there by winning his French Open semifinal in a breeze against David Ferrer...

DATE: June 8, 2012 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Remembering Pocono’s patriarch

LONG POND, Pa. – Take a dip through the tunnel at Pocono Raceway and emerge to the sight of a giant banner that almost obstructs the view of the twin spires that sit atop the grandstand:“Welcome to...

DATE: June 8, 2012 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

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