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Celtics win 18th NBA championship with 106-88 Game 5 victory over Dallas Mavericks

Celtics win 18th NBA championship with 106-88 Game 5 victory over Dallas Mavericks

BOSTON (AP) — Jayson Tatum put his hands behind his head, with TD Garden fans standing on their feet cheering around him, and took it all in. Walking to the bench, he wrapped both arms around Celtics coach Joe Mazzulla. The journey was complete.
Red Sox slug four solo homers in 7-3 win over Blue Jays in series opener

Red Sox slug four solo homers in 7-3 win over Blue Jays in series opener

TORONTO — A couple of Canadians helped the Boston Red Sox to a 7-3 victory over the Toronto Blue Jays on Monday night at Rogers Centre.
Columbus Blue Jackets fire coach Pascal Vincent after one terrible, injury plagued season

Columbus Blue Jackets fire coach Pascal Vincent after one terrible, injury plagued season

COLUMBUS (AP) — The Columbus Blue Jackets on Monday fired coach Pascal Vincent after one season in which they were one of the NHL's worst teams.
Toronto Blue Jays reliever Yimi Garcia placed on 15-day injured list

Toronto Blue Jays reliever Yimi Garcia placed on 15-day injured list

TORONTO — Toronto Blue Jays right-hander Yimi Garcia has been placed on the 15-day injured list due to right elbow ulnar neuritis, the team said Monday.
Canada's Nick Taylor and Corey Conners qualify for Paris Olympics after U.S. Open

Canada's Nick Taylor and Corey Conners qualify for Paris Olympics after U.S. Open

Heading into the U.S. Open, Corey Conners knew he had to have some kind of good showing to qualify for Canada's Olympic golf team. But Conners didn't really know the details, and he didn't really want to know, either. Conners, from Listowel, Ont.
Mbappé suffers facial injury in France's 1-0 win against Austria at Euro 2024

Mbappé suffers facial injury in France's 1-0 win against Austria at Euro 2024

DUSSELDORF, Germany (AP) — Kylian Mbappé suffered a facial injury and was replaced as France beat Austria 1-0 in its opening game of the European Championship on Monday.
Oilers primed for Game 5 after big win over Panthers: 'There's a lot of confidence'

Oilers primed for Game 5 after big win over Panthers: 'There's a lot of confidence'

SUNRISE — Kris Knoblauch stated boldly he was looking forward to the next 10 days. The Oilers head coach shared those feelings hours before his team faced elimination down 3-0 to the Florida Panthers in Game 4 of the Stanley Cup final.
With Stanback gone, Alouettes RB Fletcher is seizing his opportunity as the starter

With Stanback gone, Alouettes RB Fletcher is seizing his opportunity as the starter

MONTREAL — Head coach Jason Maas had a message for Walter Fletcher after the running back signed a one-year extension with the Montreal Alouettes in February. The Alouettes' No.
Belgium stunned by Slovakia 1-0 with VAR denying Lukaku twice at Euro 2024

Belgium stunned by Slovakia 1-0 with VAR denying Lukaku twice at Euro 2024

FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — Two Romelu Lukaku goals were ruled out by video review and Belgium fell to a stunning 1-0 loss to Slovakia in wild Group D at the European Championship on Monday.
Bryson DeChambeau wins another US Open with a clutch finish to deny Rory McIlroy

Bryson DeChambeau wins another US Open with a clutch finish to deny Rory McIlroy

PINEHURST, N.C. (AP) — Bryson DeChambeau climbed back into the most famous bunker at Pinehurst No. 2, this time with the U.S.