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PARIS (AP) — Novak Djokovic advanced to the third round at the French Open by beating Blaz Kavcic of Slovenia 6-0, 6-4, 6-4 Wednesday.
PARIS (AP) — Used to be that Venus Williams was the one who was highly ranked, the one considered a title contender, the one who would dominate foes so thoroughly that matches would be tidily wrapped up in an hour.
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — There finally could be some good news for Hornets who suffered through a miserable season as part of the fallout from the Chris Paul trade.
SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Tony Parker and the San Antonio Spurs are making this look way too easy.
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Roughly two years ago, the Los Angeles Kings and New Jersey Devils were the finalists in the battle for free agent Ilya Kovalchuk.
The Stanley Cup finals are here at last, after 82 regular-season games and three rounds of playoffs, and the matchup is as unlikely they come. The sixth-seeded New Jersey Devils will take on the eighth-seeded Los Angeles Kings.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Roger Clemens< former catcher with the Toronto Blue Jays testified Wednesday that he had seen vitamin B12 "shots lined up ready to go" for players, a claim also made by Clemens and for which he was charged with obstructing Congress.
SAN ANTONIO (AP) — The Oklahoma City Thunder finally found a way to slow down the San Antonio Spurs. It still wasn't enough to beat them.
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Dan Haren stood at his locker and tried to run through all of the Los Angeles Angels' superlatives in his head, from those two tape-measure homers to several sparkling defensive plays — and his own stellar pitching, of course.
ATLANTA (AP) — Two big swings and one last 98-mph fastball left the Atlanta Braves with a giant sigh of relief.