Ten medalists from the 2008 Beijing Olympics, including 2012 high jump champion Anna Chicherova, were among 14 Russians that tested positive in the reanalysis of their doping samples, state television reported Tuesday.
Joe Pavelski scored two goals, including the go-ahead score in the opening minute of the third period, and the San Jose Sharks beat the St. Louis Blues 6-3 to take a 3-2 lead in the Western Conference final on Monday night.
Raptors coach Dwane Casey said that Jonas Valanciunas, who has been out with an ankle injury, took part in the morning shootaround and would go through warmups prior to Game 4 of the Eastern Conference finals.
Kyle Lowry scored a game-high 35 points and added five assists and five rebounds to lead the Toronto Raptors past the Cleveland Cavaliers 105-99 on Monday in Game 4 of the NBA's Eastern Conference final.
Spain's Olympic gold-medal winning sailor Fernando Echavarri said he was fortunate to have escaped with his life after being robbed at gunpoint in Rio de Janeiro as he and two fellow Spaniards walked to breakfast.
The French football federation has opened disciplinary proceedings against Paris Saint-Germain and Marseille following incidents during the French Cup final that raised major concerns only a few weeks before the country hosts the European Championship.
Louis van Gaal was fired by Manchester United on Monday after months of uncertainty around his position as the English Premier League team struggled despite more than $350 million spent on new players during his two years in charge.