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Washington Capitals sign free-agent G Dan Ellis

ARLINGTON, Va. (AP) Free-agent goalie Dan Ellis signed a one-year, two-way contract with the Washington Capitals. The team announced the deal Saturday. The 35-year-old Ellis went 4-3-1 with a 2.35 goals-against average in eight games with the Florida Panthers last season. He has played in a total of 212 NHL games with six clubs, including Nashville under current Capitals coach Barry Trotz.
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NBA summer referees wearing headsets, will use replay

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) Referees in the NBA summer leagues will be wearing headsets and replay reviews will be used during games. The policies were revealed Saturday when Miami and Indiana met in the first summer league game of the season. Referees will stay in touch with the help of earpieces and microphones. Replays were used to check whether a foul was of the clear-path variety and...
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Isner double-faults twice late to lose in 5 at Wimbledon

LONDON (AP) John Isner could hardly believe it, either. What shaped up as another possible lengthy five-setter at Wimbledon for the winner of the longest match in tennis history - Isner and U.S. Open champion Marin Cilic resumed their suspended third-round match at 10-all in the final set Saturday - instead wrapped up rather quickly. Isner, a big-serving American seeded 17th, double...
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Real Madrid defender Ramos 'not negotiating with anyone'

Sergio Ramos has added to the intrigue surrounding his proposed move from Real Madrid to Manchester United by insisting that he is not currently in negotiations with any club. Reports had suggested that the Old Trafford outfit was poised to part with around $50 million to bring the much-decorated Spanish defender to the Premier League as early as next week. But when asked about...
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Red Sox recall RHP Wright; option RHP Ramirez

BOSTON (AP) The Red Sox have bolstered their bullpen by recalling right-hander Steven Wright from Triple-A Pawtucket on Saturday. To make room, they optioned Friday's loser Noe Ramirez to Pawtucket. The 30-year old Wright (3-2) is with the club for the fourth time this season. The knuckleballer has started four games and worked out of the bullpen seven times. Ramirez, selected from...
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Aldridge reportedly agrees with Spurs on free-agent deal

After days of meetings, sought-after free agent LaMarcus Aldridge reportedly has made his decision. Aldridge agreed to a deal with the San Antonio Spurs, Yahoo Sports/FOX Sports NBA Insider Adrian Wojnarowski reported Saturday.
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2 Dinamo Zagreb bosses arrested over bribery charges

ZAGREB, Croatia (AP) Croatian police have arrested two Dinamo Zagreb bosses who are suspected of tax evasion and bribery. Dinamo president Zdravko Mamic and his brother, coach Zoran Mamic, have been under investigation by the Croatian bureau for combating corruption and organized crime. They were detained Saturday. Croatian media says Zdravko Mamic is suspected of taking undeclared...
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Valencia complete signing of Mina from Celta Vigo on six-year deal

Valencia have signed Spain Under-19 international Santi Mina from Celta Vigo on a six-year deal. The 19-year-old forward put pen to paper on a contract tying him to Valencia until June 30, 2021 on Saturday after passing his medical with Los Che. Mina came up through the youth ranks at home-town club Celta before making his Primera Division debut in February 2013. Last season he scored...
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Superspeedway qualifying 101: How it works at Daytona and Talladega

NASCAR announced in late March a change for the qualifying format at the Sprint Cup Series' two restrictor-plate tracks, Daytona International Speedway and Talladega Superspeedway. The change came after drivers were vocal in their criticism of the group qualifying format used in this year's Daytona 500 qualifying where a multi-car crash forced several drivers to backup cars. As drivers...
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Dennis wins first stage of Tour de France with record speed

UTRECHT, Netherlands -- Rohan Dennis won the first stage of the Tour de France with a record fastest speed in the individual time trial on Saturday. The Australian rider completed the 13.8-kilometer (8.6-mile) route, a flat and windy urban circuit through the cycling-mad Dutch city of Utrecht, in 14 minutes, 56 seconds. His performance in the sweltering heat was even more impressive...
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Predators sign Cody Bass to 1-year, two-way contract

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) The Nashville Predators have signed free-agent forward Cody Bass to a one-year, two-way contract. Under terms of the deal announced Saturday, Bass' contract will be worth $575,000 when he's in the NHL and $125,000 when he's in the American Hockey League. The 28-year-old Bass has played 49 career NHL games with the Ottawa Senators and Columbus Blue Jackets since...
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Mark Cuban says DeAndre Jordan will be 'Shaq-like' with Mavs

Hours after landing former Clippers big man DeAndre Jordan, Mavericks owner Mark Cuban took to the airwaves to let everyone know what he thinks about his new big man. In an interview with sports talk radio show Bob and Dan, Cuban said he thought Jordan wasn't given the chance to be a star with the Clippers but would be"Shaq-like" in Dallas. "We see him as 'Shaq-like' but never having...
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Tigers' Miguel Cabrera on DL, out 6 weeks with calf injury

DETROIT (AP) Miguel Cabrera was placed on the 15-day disabled list Saturday and the Detroit Tigers expect him to miss at least six weeks with a calf injury. The two-time AL MVP pulled up while breaking for second on an attempted hit-and-run in the fourth inning of Friday's 8-6 win over the Toronto Blue Jays. An MRI showed a strain of his calf muscle, but no injury to his Achilles...
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New Dortmund boss 'feeling very good' after first victory

Borussia Dortmund coach Thomas Tuchel said he was "feeling very good" after winning his first game in charge of the club. Tuchel, taking charge for the first time since replacing Jurgen Klopp at the helm, saw his side register a 5-0 friendly win against amateur side Rhede on Friday. Although a friendly against lesser opposition, Tuchel was pleased with a positive start to life in...
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Dennis wins 1st stage of Tour de France with record speed

UTRECHT, Netherlands (AP) Rohan Dennis won the first stage of the Tour de France with a record fastest speed in the individual time trial on Saturday. The Australian rider completed the 13.8-kilometer (8.6-mile) route, a flat and windy urban circuit through the cycling-mad Dutch city of Utrecht, in 14 minutes, 56 seconds. His performance in the sweltering heat was even more impressive...
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Galatasaray signs Podolski from Arsenal

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) Turkish Super League Champion Galatasaray has signed Germany forward Lukas Podolski from Arsenal on a three-year contract. Podolski, who won the World Cup with Germany last year, says on Saturday ''I am happy to have reached an agreement with Galatasaray. I have joined a team that is a winner.'' Galatasaray will pay 2.5 million euros ($2.8 million) for the 30...
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Report: United striker Van Persie agrees terms with Fenerbache

Manchester United striker Robin van Persie is close to joining Fenerbahce after reportedly agreeing terms with the Turkish club. Van Persie's agent reached an agreement in principle with the Super Lig side after two days of negotiations in Istanbul, according to The Guardian. United and Fenerbahce are said to be negotiating a fee still but it is reported that Van Persie has accepted...
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Tigers' Cabrera expected to miss six weeks with calf strain

Detroit Tigers first baseman Miguel Cabrera suffered a Grade 3 calf strain and is expected to miss six weeks, according to manager Brad Ausmus. The Tigers announced they placed Cabrera on the 15-day disabled list. Cabrera suffered the injury while breaking for second base in the fourth inning during the Tigers' 8-6 win over the Toronto Blue Jays on Friday. "I'm not optimistic at...
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Just like old times, it's Williams vs. Williams at Wimbledon

LONDON (AP) Just like old times. Used to be that a match involving Miss Williams vs. Miss Williams, as they like to say at the All England Club, was a regular occurrence at the latter stages of the most prestigious tennis tournaments in the world. During a span of eight majors from the U.S. Open in 2001 to Wimbledon in 2003, Serena and Venus Williams participated in six all-in-the...
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Stars and stripes: NASCAR community rings in Fourth of July

Happy Fourth of July, everyone! In honor of Independence Day, many from around the NASCAR world -- including those on hand for the big weekend of racing at Daytona International Speedway -- lit up their Twitter accounts Saturday morning to express their patriotism and love of country, or to just wish everyone a good holiday. Here are a few of the best tweets:
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Dustin Brown loses 2 days after beaing Nadal at Wimbledon

LONDON -- Dustin Brown's first match since beating Rafael Nadal ended in defeat. The German qualifier followed up his surprising win over the two-time Wimbledon champion with a 6-4, 7-6 (3), 4-6, 6-3 loss to 22nd-seeded Viktor Troicki of Serbia on Saturday in the third round. Brown was again playing his serve-and-volley game on Court 3 against Troicki, but it didn't work as well...
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Inter Milan boss Mancini hints at Shaqiri, Santon departures

Roberto Mancini has backed Inter's Xherdan Shaqiri and Davide Santon to impress in the Premier League if, as suggested, they make the move to England. Shaqiri moved to the Serie A club from Bayern Munich in January while Santon made his San Siro return from Newcastle United during the same transfer window. But both seem to be surplus to requirements and have been linked to Stoke...
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Brandon Marshall does not list Jay Cutler as one of his best teammates

Jay Cutler's leadership and body language has come into question many times throughout his career. And his former star wide receiver Brandon Marshall didn't do him any favors in this respect. Marshall, who was traded to the New York Jets in May, was asked by a fan on Twitter to name the best teammates he played with and guess which highly paid quarterback didn't make the list? Was...
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WATCH: Ferrari tears down fence in airborne crash at Road America

Everyone was able to walk away OK after this spectacular crash last weekend that tore down a section of the catchfence during a CCR Forza Tifosi Challenge race at Road America. Jim Booth, driving the No. 13 Ferrari 458, was closing in on the No. 33 Ferrari 430 being driven by Steve Hill on the run down to Turn 5 when the two made contact. Booth’s Ferrari went airborne for over...
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