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Rights activists urge boycott of Beijing Winter Olympics

Rights activists urge boycott of Beijing Winter Olympics

Activists have dubbed the 2022 Beijing Winter Games China’s “genocide games.” ... Continue Reading
No jab, no job: Ex-coach Rolovich gets pink-slipped at WSU

No jab, no job: Ex-coach Rolovich gets pink-slipped at WSU

Rolovich, who was hired in January 2020, was fired for cause by the university. ... Continue Reading
Prospect of no jab, no visa for Australian Open tennis stars

Prospect of no jab, no visa for Australian Open tennis stars

The political leader of the state which hosts the Australian Open says tennis players who haven’t received a COVID-19 vaccination are unlikely to get a visa to enter the country for the first major of 2022 in Melbourne ... Continue Reading
Staying a Sixer: Simmons' fate looms large in Philadelphia

Staying a Sixer: Simmons' fate looms large in Philadelphia

Ben Simmons remains a mystery for the Philadelphia 76ers ... Continue Reading
NBA 2021-22: 10 things to follow throughout the season

NBA 2021-22: 10 things to follow throughout the season

Stephen Curry is on his way to becoming the most prolific 3-point shooter in NBA history ... Continue Reading
Lapchick family felt backlash due to Knicks coach's views

Lapchick family felt backlash due to Knicks coach's views

Richard E ... Continue Reading
Kyrou, Kostin score 2 apiece in 2nd as Blues top Coyotes 7-4

Kyrou, Kostin score 2 apiece in 2nd as Blues top Coyotes 7-4

Jordan Kyrou had two goals and two assists, and the St. Louis Blues scored five times in a 5:07 span of the second period for a 7-4 victory over Arizona in the Coyotes’ home opener ... Continue Reading
Astros scramble after pitchers pounded for 25 runs by Boston

Astros scramble after pitchers pounded for 25 runs by Boston

Houston’s pitching staff will need to adjust quickly after allowing 25 runs and 32 hits to Boston in the first three games of the AL Championship Series, a barrage that made the loss of injured Lance McCullers Jr. seem acute ... Continue Reading
Schwarber, Red Sox slam Astros 12-3, lead ALCS 2-1

Schwarber, Red Sox slam Astros 12-3, lead ALCS 2-1

Kyle Schwarber's grand slam helped the Red Sox rout the Houston Astros 12-3 to take a 2-1 lead in the best-of-seven AL Championship Series ... Continue Reading
Drysdale scores in OT, leading Ducks past Flames 3-2

Drysdale scores in OT, leading Ducks past Flames 3-2

Jamie Drysdale scored in overtime to give the Anaheim Ducks a 3-2 victory over the Calgary Flames on Monday night ... Continue Reading
LEADING OFF: Dodgers seek NLCS rally as series shifts to LA

LEADING OFF: Dodgers seek NLCS rally as series shifts to LA

Trailing 2-0 in the NL Championship Series, the Los Angeles Dodgers have the Atlanta Braves right where they want them ... Continue Reading
Titans stop Allen on 4th down, hang on to beat Bills 34-31

Titans stop Allen on 4th down, hang on to beat Bills 34-31

Derrick Henry scored his third touchdown with 3:05 left, and the Tennessee Titans stopped Josh Allen on a fourth-down quarterback sneak in the final seconds to beat Buffalo 34-31 ... Continue Reading
Panarin, Shesterkin lead Rangers over Maple Leafs 2-1 in OT

Panarin, Shesterkin lead Rangers over Maple Leafs 2-1 in OT

Artemi Panarin scored in overtime, Igor Shesterkin stopped 40 shots and the New York Rangers beat the Toronto Maple Leafs 2-1 ... Continue Reading
Gonzaga is No. 1 in preseason AP Top 25; UCLA, Kansas next

Gonzaga is No. 1 in preseason AP Top 25; UCLA, Kansas next

Gonzaga is the preseason No. 1 in The Associated Press Top 25 men's college basketball poll ... Continue Reading
Washington State coach Rolovich fired for refusing vaccine

Washington State coach Rolovich fired for refusing vaccine

Washington State has fired football coach Nick Rolovich and four of his assistants for refusing a state mandate that all employees get vaccinated against COVID-19 ... Continue Reading
Flyers spoil Hakstol's return in 6-1 win over Kraken

Flyers spoil Hakstol's return in 6-1 win over Kraken

Claude Giroux and Travis Konecny scored and Carter Hart stopped 24 shots and spoiled former Flyers coach Dave Hakstol’s return to Philadelphia in a 6-1 win over the Seattle Kraken on Monday night ... Continue Reading
Titans left tackle Taylor Lewan carted off field with injury

Titans left tackle Taylor Lewan carted off field with injury

Tennessee Titans left tackle Taylor Lewan has been carted off the field strapped to a backboard after taking a hit to his head and neck area ... Continue Reading
Schwarber slam gives Red Sox big lead in Game 3 of ALCS

Schwarber slam gives Red Sox big lead in Game 3 of ALCS

Kyle Schwarber hit Boston’s third grand slam in two games, a drive off José Urquidy in a six-run second, and the Red Sox took a 9-0 lead after three innings against the Houston Astros in Game 3 of the AL Championship Series ... Continue Reading
Down 2-0, Dodgers have Braves where they want them at home

Down 2-0, Dodgers have Braves where they want them at home

Trailing 2-0 in the NL Championship Series, the Los Angeles Dodgers have the Atlanta Braves right where they want them ... Continue Reading
AP source: Washington State has fired football coach Nick Rolovich for refusing state's vaccination mandate

AP source: Washington State has fired football coach Nick Rolovich for refusing state's vaccination mandate

AP source: Washington State has fired football coach Nick Rolovich for refusing state's vaccination mandate ... Continue Reading