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Click on the video player above on Saturday at 4 a.m. ET to watch action from the 29th Summer Universiade in Taipei City, Taiwan.

Posted: August 19, 2017, 12:24 am
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Ottawa Redblacks kicker Brett Maher kept putting points on the board even as his team's drives were stalling against the Hamilton Tiger-Cats on Friday night.

Posted: August 18, 2017, 9:48 pm
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How did a team of 12- and 13-year-olds from northern Italy end up at the Little League World Series in South Williamsport, Pa., on baseball's biggest stage?

Posted: August 18, 2017, 8:51 pm

The Boston Celtics will retire Paul Pierce's No. 34 during their Feb. 11 game against the Cleveland Cavaliers.

Posted: August 18, 2017, 8:38 pm
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Jake Arrieta pitched into the seventh inning and allowed a run, Javier Baez homered and drove in three runs, and the Chicago Cubs beat the Toronto Blue Jays 7-4 on Friday in a rare interleague matchup.

Posted: August 18, 2017, 4:48 pm

The Olympic medal-winning swimmer met with fans at the LaSalle outdoor pool following a parade along Front Road that started at 4 p.m.

Posted: August 18, 2017, 2:12 pm

A foundation set up by the former owners of the Boston Red Sox says it is "disheartened" its namesake has become embroiled in the national controversy over racially divisive monuments.

Posted: August 18, 2017, 1:10 pm

Marcel Hirscher will need up to 15 weeks to recover from a broken left ankle, ruling the six-time overall World Cup champion out of ski racing likely until December.

Posted: August 18, 2017, 12:36 pm

Nearly two years ago, Amanda Hopkins' phone rang. It was a call she dreamt of receiving, one that broke barriers and made her a part of baseball history.

Posted: August 18, 2017, 12:01 pm

While many people are familiar with the "Miracle on Ice," not so many are aware of Canada's version on the hardwood — an upset of Charles Barkley's U.S. team at the 1983 World University Games.

Posted: August 18, 2017, 12:01 pm

After almost two years under suspension, the Russian anti-doping agency wants to show it's capable of cleaning up a tainted sports scene.

Posted: August 18, 2017, 9:05 am

Oakland Raiders running back Marshawn Lynch spoke to reporters Thursday for the first time in training camp and avoided questions regarding his decision to sit during the national anthem before last week's preseason game against the Arizona Cardinals.

Posted: August 18, 2017, 8:53 am

Matt Nichols ran in one touchdown and threw for another as the Winnipeg Blue Bombers won their fourth straight game and handed the Edmonton Eskimos their first loss of the season with a 33-26 victory Thursday.

Posted: August 17, 2017, 10:53 pm

Usain Bolt delivered a rebuke to those who questioned whether he really suffered an injury in his farewell race at the World Athletics Championships by revealing details of his hamstring tear on Thursday.

Posted: August 17, 2017, 8:22 pm

Chase Marshall had a pair of home runs and five RBIs as Canada opened the 71st edition of the Little League World Series with a 12-2 rout of Italy on Thursday in South Williamsport, Pa.

Posted: August 17, 2017, 8:07 pm

Most players here in South Williamsport, Pa., for the 2017 edition of the Little League World Series will never play a game in the big leagues. For many this may be the biggest sporting stage on which they ever perform.

Posted: August 17, 2017, 7:17 pm

The Boston Red Sox want to confront their racist past and change the name of iconic Yawkey Way.

Posted: August 17, 2017, 3:55 pm
Olympic InstaCreep Sesh: Mark McMorris back on snow after life-threatening injury

This week: Mark McMorris defies logic by being back on a snowboard just 5 months after rupturing his spleen, fracturing his jaw, collapsing a lung... the list goes on.

Posted: August 17, 2017, 2:23 pm

Held every two years, the Summer Universiade is the world's largest multi-sport event outside of the Olympic Games. Here are the athletes to watch this year in Taipei City.

Posted: August 17, 2017, 7:23 am
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Watch live action from the AFL International Cup when the Canada Northern Lights face Ireland in the women's Grand Final on Saturday, Aug. 19 at 2:30 a.m. ET. from Melbourne, Australia.

Posted: August 4, 2017, 1:12 pm