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Highlights of Monday's NHL games

Tue, 10/31/2017 - 1:07am
(The Sports Xchange) - Highlights of National Hockey League games on Monday:

Highlights of Monday's NBA games

Tue, 10/31/2017 - 12:49am
(The Sports Xchange) - Highlights from National Basketball Association games on Monday:

Chiefs end skid with ugly win over Broncos

Mon, 10/30/2017 - 11:38pm
(The Sports Xchange) - The Kansas City Chiefs needed a win in the worst way following back-to-back close losses, and that was exactly what they got Monday: an ugly 29-19 victory over the Denver Broncos fueled by turnovers and field goals.

NFL: Court denies Elliott's injunction request

Mon, 10/30/2017 - 11:09pm
(The Sports Xchange) - Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott's six-game suspension is again in effect after a ruling by U.S. District Judge Katherine Polk Failla denied Monday a request for a preliminary injunction.

Hong Kong chosen over U.S. and Mexico to host 2022 Gay Games

Mon, 10/30/2017 - 8:57pm
HONG KONG (Reuters) - Hong Kong will host the 2022 Gay Games, fighting off bids from cities in the United States and Mexico to become the first Asian city to stage the sports and cultural event.

Athletics: Farah splits with coach Salazar, moving back to London

Mon, 10/30/2017 - 8:55pm
LONDON (Reuters) - Britain's Olympic and world champion Mo Farah has split with long-time coach Alberto Salazar because he wants to move back to London with his family, he said in an interview on Monday.

Athletics: Farah splits with coach Salazer, moving back to London

Mon, 10/30/2017 - 8:24pm
LONDON (Reuters) - Britain's Olympic and world champion Mo Farah has split with long-time coach Alberto Salazar because he wants to move back to London with his family, he said in an interview on Monday.

Woods set to return in Bahamas next month

Mon, 10/30/2017 - 5:28pm
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Tiger Woods announced on Monday he will make his return to competitive golf at the Nov. 30–Dec. 3 Hero World Challenge at Albany in the Bahamas.

Motor racing: Red Bull to give Ricciardo time, see Sainz as 'safety net'

Mon, 10/30/2017 - 5:09pm
MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Red Bull are prepared to wait for Daniel Ricciardo to decide his Formula One future but have Spaniard Carlos Sainz as a 'safety net' if he opts to leave after 2018, team boss Christian Horner said on Monday.

Chicago Bears linebacker Freeman suspended 10 games for doping

Mon, 10/30/2017 - 4:10pm
(The Sports Xchange) - The NFL on Monday suspended Chicago Bears linebacker Jerrell Freeman 10 games for violating the league's policy on performance enhancing substances.

Washington Nationals name Chicago Cubs bench coach Martinez as manager

Mon, 10/30/2017 - 1:16pm
(The Sports Xchange) - The Washington Nationals hired Chicago Cubs bench coach Dave Martinez to become their next manager, the team announced Monday.

Tennis: Forgotten 'newcomer' Coric still has time on his side

Mon, 10/30/2017 - 1:06pm
LONDON (Reuters) - The first surprise is that Croatian Borna Coric is young enough to play in the ATP's inaugural Next Gen Finals in Milan next week -- so familiar is his face on the Tour.

Hamilton favorite for 2018 title and knighthood

Mon, 10/30/2017 - 11:42am
MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Lewis Hamilton has been installed as the bookmakers' favorite for next year's Formula One championship, with the Mercedes driver also a 4/1 shot to be knighted in Britain's New Year's honors list.

Bears' Miller undergoes emergency surgery on dislocated knee

Mon, 10/30/2017 - 11:08am
(The Sports Xchange) - Chicago Bears tight end Zach Miller underwent emergency surgery Sunday night on his dislocated left knee suffered in the game against the New Orleans Saints.

Europe boost as Casey makes himself available for Ryder Cup

Mon, 10/30/2017 - 9:18am
LONDON (Reuters) - Englishman Paul Casey is to rejoin the European Tour next season in a bid to qualify for the 2018 Ryder Cup team having effectively ruled himself out of the last match.

Saudi Arabia to let women enter sports stadiums in 2018

Mon, 10/30/2017 - 9:15am
DUBAI (Reuters) - Saudi Arabia will for the first time allow women to attend sports events, preparing special sections in three selected stadiums from early next year in another step toward opening public spaces to women.

Verstappen gives Hamilton more motivation for 2018

Mon, 10/30/2017 - 9:05am
MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Lewis Hamilton sees Max Verstappen as added motivation for next season after recognizing Red Bull's 20-year-old Dutch driver as one of the big threats to his bid for a fifth world championship.

Astros' Verlander eager for shot at World Series title

Mon, 10/30/2017 - 8:33am
HOUSTON (Reuters) - The Houston Astros acquired Justin Verlander in the hopes that he would be the final piece to their World Series puzzle and now the veteran right-hander will get a chance to lead his team to a maiden championship.

Stephens eyes quick rebound at Elite Trophy

Mon, 10/30/2017 - 7:57am
(Reuters) - U.S. Open champion Sloane Stephens is determined to end the season on a positive note at the WTA Elite Trophy in Zhuhai, China after failing to win a match since her shock victory at Flushing Meadows.

Nadal virtually assured year-end top ranking

Mon, 10/30/2017 - 7:47am
LONDON (Reuters) - A hoped-for fight to the finish for the year-end number one ranking at next month's ATP World Tour Finals in London will likely be a coronation for Rafa Nadal, who is virtually guaranteed ending 2017 top of the pile.

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