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IOC member: If coronavirus makes Tokyo Olympics untenable, it would likely be cancelled, not moved

A senior member of the International Olympic Committee said Tuesday that organizers have a three-month deadline to make the call. an hour ago

Los Angeles honors Kobe, Gianna Bryant with public memorial

After Jimmy Kimmel welcomed the crowd, Vanessa Bryant remembered the family’s life with Gianna and her siblings and then eulogized her husband.

Conn. GOP to honor girls suing over transgender sports policy

The lawsuit argues that transgender girls have an unfair advantage. Transgender girls competing under the policy credit their success to hard work.


Despite a botched pit stop, Joey Logano wins Las Vegas NASCAR race for second straight season

His decision not to pit kept him out front in a two-lap sprint to the finish that ended under caution.

Auto Racing

Ryan Newman suffered head injury, no internal injuries in Daytona 500 crash

The driver said he suffered the injury in his crash on the last lap of the Daytona 500 but did not disclose details in a statement read before Sunday’s race.

Sports Log

Mookie Betts gets warm welcome in his Dodgers debut

The Dodgers’ new leadoff man and right fielder flied out three times and drove in a run before coming out of the game.

Lakers 114, Celtics 112

Jayson Tatum’s star turn not enough to carry Celtics over Lakers

Tatum scored 41 points, but he was called for a foul before he could take a shot with 0.8 seconds left.

golf roundup

Patrick Reed wins PGA Tour’s Mexico Chamnpionship with a final flourish of birdies

Reed was 2 shots behind with four holes to play, but ran off three straight birdies to overtake a faltering Bryson DeChambeau.