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Thomas wins 2nd PGA title in playoff after 7-shot rally

May. 22, 2022 21:55 PM EDT

TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Justin Thomas didn't pay attention to any score but his own Sunday in the PGA Championship, knowing he was seven shots behind but with only six players ahead of him on a Southern Hills course where anything could happen. He never could have dreamed how it all...

Anderson's HR hushes Yankees, lifts Chisox to twinbill sweep

May. 22, 2022 23:03 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Tim Anderson hit a three-run homer and then put a finger to his lips to silence fans booing and chanting “Jackie" at him, capping a tumultuous weekend at Yankee Stadium and helping the Chicago White Sox beat New York 5-0 Sunday night for a doubleheader sweep. ...

Zibanejad leads Rangers to 3-1 win over Hurricanes in Game 3

May. 22, 2022 20:01 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — After two tough losses on the road put them in another series deficit, the New York Rangers again bounced back with a big home win. Mika Zibanejad had a goal and an assist, Igor Shesterkin stopped 43 shots, and the Rangers beat the Carolina Hurricanes 3-1 Sunday in...

Scott Dixon blazes to Indy 500 pole in record 234 mph run

May. 22, 2022 21:44 PM EDT

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Not much rattles The Iceman at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, not even record speeds. Scott Dixon smashed the Indianapolis 500 pole-winning record with a breathtaking qualifying run of more than 234 mph. His hands were shaking when he climbed from his car...

Busch, Elliott, Larson crash out of NASCAR All-Star race

May. 22, 2022 22:04 PM EDT

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Former NASCAR All-Star winners Kyle Busch, Chase Elliott and Kyle Larson crashed out in the second stage of this year's race Sunday night at Texas. Busch, the polesitter and 2017 winner, had a flat right rear tire coming out of the fourth turn and was...

Man City wins 6th EPL title in 11 seasons in dramatic finale

May. 22, 2022 19:24 PM EDT

MANCHESTER, England (AP) — Manchester City scored three goals in five minutes to turn around a tense and dramatic season finale and clinch a sixth Premier League title in 11 seasons, rallying to beat Aston Villa 3-2 and hold off Liverpool's challenge on Sunday. After starting the...

Boone: Donaldson shouldn't make 'Jackie' remark to Anderson

May. 22, 2022 22:56 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Yankees slugger Josh Donaldson was wrong to make a remark referencing Jackie Robinson when speaking to White Sox star Tim Anderson, New York manager Aaron Boone said Sunday. A day after the comment called “racist” by Chicago manager Tony La Russa — an...

Stamkos, Kucherov lead Lightning past Panthers 5-1 in Game 3

May. 22, 2022 18:42 PM EDT

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Andrei Vasilevskiy is a not-so-secret key ingredient in the Tampa Bay Lightning's recipe for success in the playoffs. The reigning Conn Smythe Trophy recipient won his fifth straight postseason game Sunday, stopping 34 of 35 shots to help the two-time defending...

Chile's Pereira misses chance at PGA history with closing 6

May. 22, 2022 21:23 PM EDT

TULSA, Okla. (AP) — The cheers were set to echo across the Andes. They were silenced by the splash of a small white ball into a shadowy creek half a world away. Mito Pereira's errant tee shot on the final hole of regulation in Sunday's PGA Championship at Southern...

Thiem out of sync, out of French Open with 10th loss in row

May. 22, 2022 17:11 PM EDT

PARIS (AP) — It all used to come so easily for Dominic Thiem on a tennis court — his powerful forehand, his elegant backhand, his hit-which-shot-when calculations, all fine-tuned to the point of a title at the U.S. Open and three other Grand Slam final appearances, including two at Roland...

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Anderson's HR hushes Yankees, lifts Chisox to twinbill sweep

May. 22, 2022 23:03 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Tim Anderson hit a three-run homer and then put a finger to his lips to silence fans booing and chanting “Jackie" at him, capping a tumultuous weekend at Yankee Stadium and helping the Chicago White Sox beat New York 5-0 Sunday night for a doubleheader sweep. ...

Busch, Elliott, Larson crash out of NASCAR All-Star race

May. 22, 2022 22:04 PM EDT

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Former NASCAR All-Star winners Kyle Busch, Chase Elliott and Kyle Larson crashed out in the second stage of this year's race Sunday night at Texas. Busch, the polesitter and 2017 winner, had a flat right rear tire coming out of the fourth turn and was...

Boone: Donaldson shouldn't make 'Jackie' remark to Anderson

May. 22, 2022 22:56 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Yankees slugger Josh Donaldson was wrong to make a remark referencing Jackie Robinson when speaking to White Sox star Tim Anderson, New York manager Aaron Boone said Sunday. A day after the comment called “racist” by Chicago manager Tony La Russa — an...

Lewis helps Rapids beat Sounders to keep home streak alive

May. 22, 2022 22:55 PM EDT

COMMERCE CITY, Colo. (AP) — Jonathan Lewis scored a goal five minutes into the second half and the Colorado Rapids upped their home unbeaten streak to 24 with a 1-0 victory over the Seattle Sounders on Sunday. With the win, the Rapids (5-5-3) matched the current run of Nashville SC...

Djitte scores late to help Austin tie Orlando City 2-2

May. 22, 2022 22:52 PM EDT

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Moussa Djitte scored in the fifth minute of second-half stoppage time and Austin FC rallied for a 2-2 draw with Orlando City on Sunday. Ercan Kara scored two minutes into the match and Ruan found the net in the 22nd minute as Orlando City (6-4-3) jumped out to...

Ferreira propels Dynamo to 3-0 victory over Galaxy

May. 22, 2022 22:26 PM EDT

CARSON, Calif. (AP) — Sebastián Ferreira notched a goal and two assists and Steve Clark turned away all nine shots he faced as the Houston Dynamo cruised to a 3-0 victory over the LA Galaxy on Sunday. Ferreira staked the Dynamo (5-5-3) to an early lead with a goal in the 11th...

Tokyo Olympic film debuts in Japan; headed next to Cannes

May. 22, 2022 22:13 PM EDT

TOKYO (AP) — The documentary film about the pandemic-delayed Tokyo Olympics premiered on Monday, shown to reporters and other invited guests in the Japanese capital. Produced by Japanese director Naomi Kawase, the 120-minute film looks at the Olympics primarily from the point of...

Yueill's goal helps Earthquakes net 1-1 tie with Sporting KC

May. 22, 2022 22:02 PM EDT

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Jackson Yueill scored one minute into the second half to help the San Jose Earthquakes earn a 1-1 draw with Sporting Kansas City on Sunday. Jamiro Monteiro got an assist on the equalizer for San Jose (3-5-5). Johnny Russell scored in the 45th...

Thomas wins 2nd PGA title in playoff after 7-shot rally

May. 22, 2022 21:55 PM EDT

TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Justin Thomas didn't pay attention to any score but his own Sunday in the PGA Championship, knowing he was seven shots behind but with only six players ahead of him on a Southern Hills course where anything could happen. He never could have dreamed how it all...

Lod, Taylor spark Minnesota United to 2-1 win over Dallas

May. 22, 2022 21:45 PM EDT

FRISCO, Texas (AP) — Robin Lod and DJ Taylor each scored a goal and Minnesota United held off FC Dallas 2-1 on Sunday. Lod scored in the 28th minute to give Minnesota United (5-5-3) the lead and Taylor found the net in the 55th minute to make to 2-0. Off-season...