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Willis opts to retire from Colts, pursue ministry

Willis opts to retire from Colts, pursue ministry

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Khari Willis found there was more to life than football. So on Tuesday, the Indianapolis Colts' promising 26-year-old starting safety surprised many by retiring to join the ministry.
Turbide toughs it out in pool to win world title

Turbide toughs it out in pool to win world title

MADEIRÃ, Portugal — Don't call Nicolas-Guy Turbide an overnight success. But feel free to call the Quebec City athlete a world champion.
U.S. Open turns focus from Saudi money to golf's toughest test

U.S. Open turns focus from Saudi money to golf's toughest test

BROOKLINE, Mass. (AP) — The U.S. Open isn't the only American major that has felt like an afterthought, lost among chatter and innuendo about topics unrelated to birdies and bogeys.
U.S. Open: Bradley up for big Boston sports week

U.S. Open: Bradley up for big Boston sports week

BROOKLINE, Mass (AP) — New Englander Keegan Bradley is looking forward to a big weekend in Boston sports. And taking part in it, too.
Argos say they've not heard Alouettes owner Stern's prediction of win

Argos say they've not heard Alouettes owner Stern's prediction of win

TORONTO — It seems Montreal Alouettes' owner Gary Stern's bravado has fallen on deaf ears with the Toronto Argonauts. On Tuesday, Stern boldly predicted his team would "kill Toronto on Thursday.
Brewers' closer Hader on paternity list, likely out 3 days

Brewers' closer Hader on paternity list, likely out 3 days

NEW YORK (AP) — The Milwaukee Brewers put closer Josh Hader on the paternity list before Wednesday’s game against the New York Mets and expect him to miss three days.
CFL fines three defensive players for high hits

CFL fines three defensive players for high hits

TORONTO — Linebacker Simoni Lawrence of the Hamilton Tiger-Cats, the East Division's top defensive performer last season, was among three players fined by the CFL on Wednesday for high hits in games last week.
Stanley Cup Final pits Lightning vs. high-scoring Avalanche

Stanley Cup Final pits Lightning vs. high-scoring Avalanche

DENVER (AP) — To win the Stanley Cup each of the past two years, the Tampa Bay Lightning had to go through the stingy New York Islanders, defending Dallas Stars and Montreal Canadiens backstopped by goaltender Carey Price.
World No. 30 Corey Conners leads Canadians into U.S. Open

World No. 30 Corey Conners leads Canadians into U.S. Open

Challenging rough, large crowds, and constant media attention made the RBC Canadian Open a perfect test run for this week's U.S. Open.
Johnny Gaudreau tops NHL's potential UFA class with free agency four weeks away

Johnny Gaudreau tops NHL's potential UFA class with free agency four weeks away

NHL general managers get the opportunity to open their chequebooks four weeks from Wednesday.