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Jones in, Fitzgerald out at first day of Cardinals camp

Jul. 27, 2021 16:25 PM EDT

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Linebacker Chandler Jones was present at the first day of the Arizona Cardinals' training camp on Tuesday. Eleven-time Pro Bowl receiver Larry Fitzgerald was not. Both developments were expected as the Cardinals opened their...

Rodgers arrives in Green Bay for start of training camp

Jul. 27, 2021 16:25 PM EDT

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — Aaron Rodgers has made it to Green Bay on the eve of the Packers’ first training-camp workout. Rodgers was seen arriving at Lambeau Field on Tuesday morning, the day after NFL Network and ESPN reported the reigning MVP was closing in on a deal...

Chiefs QB Mahomes becomes part of Sporting KC club ownership

Jul. 27, 2021 15:45 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — Patrick Mahomes has become part of MLS club Sporting Kansas City's ownership group. The Chiefs quarterback and 2018 NFL MVP had his stake in the soccer team announced Tuesday. “I am grateful for the opportunity to join...

Brewers' Yelich on COVID-19 list after positive test

Jul. 27, 2021 15:42 PM EDT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Milwaukee Brewers outfielder Christian Yelich has tested positive for the coronavirus and is showing mild symptoms. Yelich and utilityman Jace Peterson were placed on the COVID-19 injured list, Brewers president of baseball operations David Stearns...

Flyers GM Fletcher sets course for overdue roster overhaul

Jul. 27, 2021 15:16 PM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Cam Atkinson was a Philadelphia Flyer for all of about 30 minutes when he popped on a video call wearing a Gritty T-shirt. At the pace general manager Chuck Fletcher has flipped the roster this month, the googly-eyed mascot is suddenly about the longest-tenured -- uh,...

Biles withdraws from gymnastics final to protect team, self

Jul. 27, 2021 15:15 PM EDT

TOKYO (AP) — Simone Biles arrived in Tokyo as the star of the U.S. Olympic movement and perhaps the Games themselves. She convinced herself she was prepared for the pressure. That she was ready to carry the burden of outsized expectations. Only, as the women's...

Bauer's administrative leave extended through Aug 6

Jul. 27, 2021 15:12 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Trevor Bauer’s administrative leave was extended by 10 days through Aug. 6 on Tuesday by Major League Baseball and the players’ association while the sport’s investigators check into allegations of sexual misconduct against the Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher. ...

Vegas trades Fleury to Chicago as goalie carousel spins

Jul. 27, 2021 15:06 PM EDT

Marc-Andre Fleury was traded from Vegas to Chicago on Tuesday, a stunning turn of events that has the NHL's reigning Vezina Trophy-winning goaltender contemplating his future. The Golden Knights traded Fleury to the Blackhawks for minor league forward Mikael Hakkarainen...

Mississippi State extends coach Lemonis after CWS title

Jul. 27, 2021 14:59 PM EDT

STARKVILLE, Miss. (AP) — Mississippi State says head baseball coach Chris Lemonis has signed a long-term contract extension, less than a month after guiding the Bulldogs to their first College World Series national championship. A release Tuesday says Lemonis will earn...

Capitals re-sign Alex Ovechkin to $47.5M, 5-year contract

Jul. 27, 2021 14:14 PM EDT

Alex Ovechkin broke the news that he's staying with the Washington Capitals in true Ovi fashion with five exclamation points. Five more years and a chance to chase Wayne Gretzky's NHL goal-scoring record. Ovechkin re-signed Tuesday with the only NHL...