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Olympics: Japan committee chief Takeda to step down

TOKYO (Reuters) - Japanese Olympic Committee (JOC) chief Tsunekazu Takeda, who is under investigation for suspected corruption, said on Tuesday he will step down from his position when his term ends in June and resign from the International Olympic Committee. More »

 

Japan committee chief Takeda to resign as IOC member: Kyodo

TOKYO (Reuters) - Japanese Olympic Committee (JOC) chief Tsunekazu Takeda, who is expected to announce plans to step down on Tuesday, is also set to resign as a member of the International Olympics Committee, Kyodo News reported. More »

 

Yankees, LHP Gio Gonzalez agree to minor league deal

Seeking rotation depth, the New York Yankees reached an agreement on a minor league deal with free agent left-hander Gio Gonzalez on Monday night. More »

 

NHL roundup: Lightning capture Presidents' Trophy

Tampa Bay earned its first-ever Presidents' Trophy, and Steven Stamkos set a franchise record for the most goals as the Lightning beat the visiting Arizona Coyotes 4-1 on Monday night. More »

 

NHL roundup: Lightning capture Presidents' Trophy

Tampa Bay earned its first-ever Presidents' Trophy, and Steven Stamkos set a franchise record for the most goals as the Lightning beat the visiting Arizona Coyotes 4-1 on Monday night. More »

 

Spring training roundup: Goldschmidt hits first homer for Cards

Paul Goldschmidt hit his first homer of the spring, a two-run blast, to help the St. Louis Cardinals post a 4-1 victory over the visiting Philadelphia Phillies on Monday at Jupiter, Fla. More »

 

Olympic champion Hanyu says '100 percent' on return to ice

TOKYO (Reuters) - Yuzuru Hanyu, the only man in more than 50 years to win back-to-back Olympic gold in figure skating, said on Tuesday that his condition is "100 percent" ahead of the world championships after months out of competition with an ankle injury. More »

 

NBA roundup: Nuggets top Celtics, seal playoff spot

Nikola Jokic had 21 points, 13 rebounds and seven assists, and the Denver Nuggets beat the host Boston Celtics 114-105 on Monday night to clinch a playoff berth. More »

 

Figure skating-Olympic champion Hanyu says '100 percent' on return to ice

TOKYO, March 19 (Reuters) - Yuzuru Hanyu, the only man in more than 50 years to win back-to-back Olympic gold in figure skating, said on Tuesday that his condition is "100 percent" ahead of the world championships after months out of competition with an ankle injury. More »

 

Marchessault collects 4 points as Knights beat Sharks

Jonathan Marchessault had two goals and two assists, and Reilly Smith had a goal and three assists to lead the visiting Vegas Golden Knights to a 7-3 victory over the San Jose Sharks on Monday night. More »

 

NBA roundup: Nuggets top Celtics, seal playoff spot

Nikola Jokic had 21 points, 13 rebounds and seven assists, and the Denver Nuggets beat the host Boston Celtics 114-105 on Monday night to clinch a playoff berth. More »

 

NHL Standings

Mar 19 (OPTA) - Standings from the NHL on Tuesday More »

 

Pacers fall at Portland for 10th straight time

Damian Lillard scored 30 points and dished out 15 assists as the Portland Trail Blazers downed the visiting Indiana Pacers 106-98 Monday night. More »

 

Jets extend Central lead with 3-2 win over Kings

Kyle Connor had a goal and an assist and the visiting Winnipeg Jets extended their lead in the Central Division with a 3-2 win against the Los Angeles Kings on Monday night. More »

 

NBA Standings

Mar 19 (OPTA) - Standings from the NBA on Tuesday More »

 

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