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...calendar Sports Tweets FIRST TEAM POS. PLAYER SCHOOL CLASS GK Abbey Robertson Westminster Jr. Clutch keeper for state runner-up D McKenna de Graaf Augusta Prep Jr. Defensive MVP for state champions D Kallie Beckham Lakeside Sr. Saturday, July 4...

Kevin Garnett to return for 21st season in NBA

...Lee injured his left hamstring in the final preseason game and his role diminished with the emergence of Draymond Green, the runner-up for defensive player of the year. The NBA champion Warriors have been looking to trade Lee this summer to limit the team's...

Braves end Brewers' eight-game winning streak

...run-scoring single as Atlanta built its lead to 4-1 in the second. Uribe grounded into an inning-ending double play, stranding a runner at third.A bloop single by Shane Peterson, pinch-hitting for Lohse, drove in a run to pull the Brewers within two in the...

High-speed crash overshadowns finish in third stage of Tour de France

...champion Alberto Contador, 1:38 ahead of defending champion Vincenzo Nibali and 1:56 ahead of Nairo Quintana, the Tour runner-up two years ago.The crash took place shortly before climb No. 1 when Frenchman William Bonnet's wobbling bike slid forward...

New leader emerges as Tour de France reaches France

...his rivals.He leads two-time Tour champion Alberto Contador by 36 seconds; Nibali by 1:38 and Nairo Quintana, the 2013 runner-up, by 1:56."We can all let off a big sigh of relief after today," Froome said. "It was a stressful stage and sketchy...

Aiken's Kevin Kisner isn't first to lose three playoffs in a season

...matters as hole locations are not available to players until the day of the tournament.Kim is a top LPGA Tour rookie and was runner-up in the last major.Fusco previously has worked for Paul Casey and Steve Flesch on the PGA Tour, and for Na Yeon Choi...

Serena Williams is at her best in querfinals

...victory over Kevin Anderson on Tuesday; it was suspended because of darkness after four sets Monday.Radwanska, the 2012 runner-up, eliminated No. 21 Madison Keys of the United States 7-6 (3), 3-6, 6-3. Muguruza reached her first major semifinal...

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Injury leaves British Open in doubt for McIlroy

...bit of spice to the game. It's a shame if Rory were to miss the Open, which it looks like he might."Sergio Garcia, a runner-up to McIlroy at Royal Liverpool last year, tweeted, "So sad to hear about (at)Rory McIlroy injury on his ankle. We...

All-Star likes what he sees of pioneering girl at MLB camp

...what she's doing. She knows to be always in the right position. ... She makes her plays defensively. She's a good base runner.""There's no pandering involved," he said. "This is not a gimmick we're trying to pull."She hopes to catch team...