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Garland, Cavaliers agree to 5-year, $193 million extension

Garland, Cavaliers agree to 5-year, $193 million extension

CLEVELAND (AP) — Darius Garland's rapid rise to elite NBA status is complete. Cleveland's All-Star point guard agreed Saturday to a five-year, $193 million contract extension, his agent Rich Paul of Klutch Sports told the Associated Press.
Jakobsen overtakes Van Aert on line to win Tour stage 2

Jakobsen overtakes Van Aert on line to win Tour stage 2

NYBORG, Denmark — Dutch rider Fabio Jakobsen overtook Wout van Aert right on the line to win the second stage of the Tour de France while Van Aert took the yellow jersey on Saturday.

Panthers' Duclair has surgery to repair Achilles tendon

SUNRISE, Fla. — Florida Panthers winger Anthony Duclair had surgery to repair an Achilles tendon injury and is expected to miss significant time next season. The team announced the surgery Saturday.
Canada's Rory MacDonald advances to PFL playoffs despite loss to Sweden's Sy

Canada's Rory MacDonald advances to PFL playoffs despite loss to Sweden's Sy

ATLANTA — Canadian welterweight Rory (The Red King) MacDonald is headed to the Professional Fighters League playoffs despite losing via decision to Sadibou (The Swedish Denzel) Sy at PFL 6.

Scoreboard for Friday, July 1, 2022

Friday's Scoreboard CFL Edmonton 29 Hamilton 25 --- MLB AMERICAN LEAGUE Tampa Bay 2 at Toronto 9 Kansas City 3 Detroit 1 N.Y. Yankees Cleveland (postponed) Baltimore 2 Minnesota 3 L.A.
Elks down Tiger-Cats 29-25 for first win of CFL season

Elks down Tiger-Cats 29-25 for first win of CFL season

HAMILTON — Tre Ford was in his happy place Friday in Hamilton. The Edmonton Elks quarterback got a win in his first career CFL start 30 minutes down the Queen Elizabeth Highway from his hometown of Niagara Falls, Ont.
Winnipeg Jets close to naming Rick Bowness next head coach

Winnipeg Jets close to naming Rick Bowness next head coach

WINNIPEG — The Winnipeg Jets are close to announcing that Rick Bowness will be the team's next head coach.
J.T. Poston opens 4-stroke lead in PGA's John Deere Classic

J.T. Poston opens 4-stroke lead in PGA's John Deere Classic

SILVIS, Ill. (AP) — J.T. Poston took a four-stroke lead into the weekend in the PGA Tour’s John Deere Classic, following an opening 9-under 62 with a 65 on Friday at TPC Deere Run.
Canada's Gilgeous-Alexander pours in 32 points in win over Dominican Republic

Canada's Gilgeous-Alexander pours in 32 points in win over Dominican Republic

HAMILTON — Shai Gilgeous-Alexander drilled a silky smooth three-pointer late in the third quarter Friday, and then flashed three fingers to the delighted crowd.
Doubles lift Blue Jays over Rays in Toronto's first Canada Day home game since 2019

Doubles lift Blue Jays over Rays in Toronto's first Canada Day home game since 2019

TORONTO — As Blue Jays reliever Max Castillo closed out Toronto's win over the visiting Tampa Bay Rays, thousands of fans at Rogers Centre started singing "O Canada.