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Top NHL goalie prospect sent to Russian military base

Flyers prospect Ivan Fedotov was picked up by law enforcement in Russia last week ahead of a planned move to the US.

Brittney Griner

White House: President Biden has read Brittney Griner’s letter pleading for help

Griner's wife, Cherelle, said Tuesday on a morning talk show that she hadn't heard from Biden.

Tour de France

Wout van Aert wins Tour de France stage 4 in style and extends overall lead

The Belgian leads the Tour by 25 seconds, and is 32 seconds clear of two-time defending champion Tadej Pogacar.

Lacrosse

Wayland’s Abby Stoller wouldn’t let MS diagnosis keep her from returning to the lacrosse field

The Simmons University graduate student is spending her summer playing for Israel in the Women’s World Lacrosse Championship in Baltimore.

NHL

Sharks hire Holliston native Mike Grier as NHL’s first Black GM

Grier, who starred at St. Sebastian's and Boston University before moving on to a 14-year playing career in the NHL, fills the spot that opened when Doug Wilson stepped away for health reasons earlier this year.

United States 87, Cuba 64

A win on the 4th: US men’s team tops Cuba in Basketball World Cup qualifying

The Americans will start the second round of World Cup qualifying on Aug. 25, with the expectation that the first matchup will be against Uruguay in Las Vegas.

CONCACAF Championship | US 3, Haiti 0

Alex Morgan leads US women over Haiti with two goals

Morgan scored in the 16th and 23rd minutes.

Wimbledon

Calmer Nick Kyrgios holds off Brandon Nakashima in five sets at Wimbledon

Against Nakashima, an unseeded 20-year-old from California, Kyrgios repeatedly was visited during changeovers by a trainer, who massaged and manipulated his right shoulder.