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NBA basketball player Russell Westbrook, of the Oklahoma City Thunder, arrives at the ESPYS at the Microsoft Theater on Wednesday, July 12, 2017, in Los Angeles. (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP)
July 12, 2017 - 11:08 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Russell Westbrook won best male athlete at The ESPYS, while Olympic gymnast Simone Biles earned best female athlete honors Wednesday night. The 25th annual show honoring the past year's top athletes and sports moments was hosted by Peyton Manning, who humorously mocked his...
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FILE - In this Feb 12, 2010 file photo, North Korea's Song Chol Ri carries the flag during the opening ceremony for the Vancouver 2010 Olympics in Vancouver, Canada. Seven months ahead of the Pyeongchang Olympics, many in South Korea, including new liberal President Moon Jae-in, hope to use the Games as a venue to promote peace with rival North Korea. To do so, the North’s participation is essential, but an ongoing nuclear tension and a lack of winter sports athletes in North Korea could ruin the attempts at reconciliation. (AP Photo/Mark Baker, File)
July 08, 2017 - 11:45 pm
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Tears and hugs after North and South Korean women won the 1991 team table tennis world championships. A standing ovation when athletes from the two Koreas marched together to open the 2000 Sydney Olympics. A selfie taken by a South Korean gymnast with her North Korean...
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FILE - In this Feb 12, 2010 file photo, North Korea's Song Chol Ri carries the flag during the opening ceremony for the Vancouver 2010 Olympics in Vancouver, Canada. Seven months ahead of the Pyeongchang Olympics, many in South Korea, including new liberal President Moon Jae-in, hope to use the Games as a venue to promote peace with rival North Korea. To do so, the North’s participation is essential, but an ongoing nuclear tension and a lack of winter sports athletes in North Korea could ruin the attempts at reconciliation. (AP Photo/Mark Baker, File)
July 08, 2017 - 9:40 pm
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Tears and hugs after North and South Korean women won the 1991 team table tennis world championships. A standing ovation when athletes from the two Koreas marched together to open the 2000 Sydney Olympics. A selfie taken by a South Korean gymnast with her North Korean...
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July 08, 2017 - 8:31 pm
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Tears and hugs after North and South Korean women won the 1991 team table tennis world championships. A standing ovation when athletes from the two Koreas marched together to open the 2000 Sydney Olympics. A selfie taken by a South Korean gymnast with her North Korean...
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FILE - In this March 14, 2017, file photo, Washington Capitals left wing Marcus Johansson (90), of Sweden, skates during the second period of an NHL hockey game against the Minnesota Wild in Washington. After being surprised on Sunday by a deal that sent him to the Devils for two draft picks in 2018, Johansson on Friday, July 7, 2017, said he is looking forward to the chance to play for a rebuilding franchise that finished at the bottom of the Eastern Conference this past season. (AP Photo/Nick Wass, File)
July 07, 2017 - 12:48 pm
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — After winning Presidents' Trophy and losing in the second round of the Eastern Conference playoffs two years in a row, Marcus Johansson knew the Washington Capitals were going to make changes. Coming off a career-best season, the 26-year-old Swede just didn't think he would be...
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Italy's Camila Giorgi celebrates winning against Madison Keys of the United States during their Women's Single Match on day three at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships in London Wednesday, July 5, 2017. (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth)
July 05, 2017 - 4:32 pm
LONDON (AP) — The Latest from Wimbledon (all times local): ___ 9:25 p.m. Madison Keys is done at Wimbledon after the second round, her earliest loss at the grass-court tournament. The 17th-seeded American saved four match points in the second set but faded in the third, beaten by Italy's Camila...
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FILE - In this April 14, 2017, file photo, Edmonton Oilers' Darnell Nurse (25) and Connor McDavid (97) celebrate a goal against the San Jose Sharks during the third period of Game 2 of an NHL hockey Stanley Cup first-round playoff series, in Edmonton, Alberta. The Oilers have signed star captain Connor McDavid to an eight-year, $100 million deal, Wednesday, July 5, 2017. (Jason Franson/The Canadian Press via AP, File)
July 05, 2017 - 3:44 pm
EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) — The Oilers have signed star captain Connor McDavid to an eight-year, $100 million deal. McDavid led the NHL in scoring with 100 points last season, en route to winning the Hart Trophy as league MVP. Drafted first overall by the Oilers in 2015, the 20-year-old McDavid has...
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July 05, 2017 - 3:29 pm
EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) — The Oilers have signed star captain Connor McDavid to an eight-year, $100 million deal. McDavid led the NHL in scoring with 100 points last season, en route to winning the Hart Trophy as league MVP. Drafted first overall by the Oilers in 2015, the 20-year-old McDavid has...
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Czech Republic's Petra Kvitova returns to Madison Brengle of the United States during their Women's Singles Match on day three at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships in London Wednesday, July 5, 2017. (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth)
July 05, 2017 - 3:04 pm
LONDON (AP) — The Latest from Wimbledon (all times local): ___ 7:50 p.m. Petra Kvitova's attempt to win a third Wimbledon title ended in the second round against 95th-ranked Madison Brengle of the U.S. The 11th-seeded Kvitova was upset by Brengle 6-3, 1-6, 6-2. Kvitova, the champion in 2011 and...
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FILE - In this Feb 12, 2010 file photo, North Korea's Song Chol Ri carries the flag during the opening ceremony for the Vancouver 2010 Olympics in Vancouver, Canada. Seven months ahead of the Pyeongchang Olympics, many in South Korea, including new liberal President Moon Jae-in, hope to use the Games as a venue to promote peace with rival North Korea. To do so, the North’s participation is essential, but an ongoing nuclear tension and a lack of winter sports athletes in North Korea could ruin the attempts at reconciliation. (AP Photo/Mark Baker, File)
July 04, 2017 - 12:39 am
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Tears and hugs after North and South Korean women won the 1991 team table tennis world championships. A standing ovation when athletes from the two Koreas marched together to open the 2000 Sydney Olympics. A selfie taken by a South Korean gymnast with her North Korean...
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