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Nike permanently ends sponsor partnership with Hockey Canada

Nike permanently ends sponsor partnership with Hockey Canada

Nike has permanently ended its sponsor partnership with Hockey Canada.
Italian TV commentators face sanctions for racist and sexual remarks at swim worlds

Italian TV commentators face sanctions for racist and sexual remarks at swim worlds

FUKUOKA, Japan (AP) — Two commentators for Italy’s state television face disciplinary procedures for making sexual and racist remarks live on air.
Sports apparel giant Nike permanently ends partnership with Hockey Canada

Sports apparel giant Nike permanently ends partnership with Hockey Canada

Sports apparel giant Nike has permanently ended its sponsor partnership with Hockey Canada.
Maine timeline would allow online, mobile sports wagering to begin in November

Maine timeline would allow online, mobile sports wagering to begin in November

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — Temporary licenses for sports betting in Maine could be issued by November, allowing the long-awaited launch of mobile and online wagering, officials said Monday.
Golf has long been about making connections. That won't change in an LIV-PGA Tour world

Golf has long been about making connections. That won't change in an LIV-PGA Tour world

Kerry Bowie's daughters have dreams. Big ones. His 15-year-old wants to go to law school, maybe dabble in politics. His 12-year-old plans to be a business magnate.
Rob Hatch elected next board chair of Own The Podium

Rob Hatch elected next board chair of Own The Podium

OTTAWA — Alberta businessman Rob Hatch has been elected the next chair of Own The Podium's board of directors. Own The Podium was established before the 2010 Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games in Vancouver and Whistler, B.C.
Vanderbilt adds John Calipari's son, Brad, to basketball staff

Vanderbilt adds John Calipari's son, Brad, to basketball staff

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — John Calipari's son is joining a Southeastern Conference staff, just not at Kentucky.
Lawler returns to Blue Bombers, eligible to play following time on suspended list

Lawler returns to Blue Bombers, eligible to play following time on suspended list

WINNIPEG — Kenny Lawler is returning to the Winnipeg Blue Bombers and is eligible to play again. The team had placed the six-foot-two, 199-pound wide receiver on the suspended list June 1.
Trial begins for former New Mexico athletics director on embezzlement charges

Trial begins for former New Mexico athletics director on embezzlement charges

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Jury selection began Monday in the trial of former University of New Mexico athletic director Paul Krebs on embezzlement charges.
Blue Jays sign first-round draft pick, shortstop Arjun Nimmala

Blue Jays sign first-round draft pick, shortstop Arjun Nimmala

TORONTO — Shortstop Arjun Nimmala has signed with the Toronto Blue Jays. The 17-year-old prospect was the 20th overall pick of this year's Major League Baseball draft.