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James Anderson relieved to return to wicket-taking ways after tough Sri Lanka tour

James Anderson admitted he was relieved to return to wicket-taking ways in the first Test in Barbados, but added that the tour of Sri Lanka before Christmas - in which he claimed a solitary wicket in England's 3-0 series...

Joe Tsai Makes Purchase of the Liberty Official

The New York Liberty, one of the W.N.B.A.’s original teams, has a new owner. The league announced Wednesday that "an entity owned by Joe Tsai and his family” purchased the Liberty from the Madison Square Garden Company, which had...

Ichiro Suzuki agrees to minor league deal with Mariners

SEATTLE (AP) — Ichiro Suzuki has agreed to a minor league deal with the Seattle Mariners, paving the way for the 45-year-old to play in the Mariners' season-opening series in Japan.Suzuki's agent, John Boggs, confirmed the agreement on Wednesday...

Senior Bowl ‘golden opportunity’ for small school prospects

MOBILE, Ala. (AP) -- John Cominsky has more people watching Senior Bowl practices this week than he figures would typically attend his games at Division II Charleston.''We maybe had three or four hundred people max at our games watching...

Serena Williams’s Absence Gave Her Foes the Chance to Improve

MELBOURNE, Australia — Time did not freeze, like a televised sporting event placed on pause, during the 13 months Serena Williams spent away from tennis. The absence of Williams, who has averaged one title in every three majors played,...

Pavel Datsyuk’s agent floats ex-Red Wing’s possible return to NHL

Former Red Wings great Pavel Datsyuk could return to the NHL next season, his agent said Wednesday. (Photo: David Guralnick, Detroit News)Detroit — The odds are slim, but could Pavel Datsyuk return to the NHL?Datstyuk’s agent, Dan Milstein, told Russia’s Match...

Top pairs contenders Michigan exports

CLOSE The film 'I, Tonya,' starring Margot Robbie focuses on the life figure skater Tonya Harding and her role in the attack on rival skater Nancy Kerrigan in Detroit. Detroit Free PressMichigan was...

Fedor Emelianenko a longshot vs. Ryan Bader

There are many who will tell you the story of Fedor Emelianenko lies in that four-year period from 2002 through 2006, when he was practically invincible while going against many of the greatest fighters of the era.He fought 18...

San Francisco 49ers won’t exercise Earl Mitchell’s option

MOBILE, Ala. -- The San Francisco 49ers are parting ways with one of the first free-agent signings of the coach Kyle Shanahan and general manager John Lynch era.The Niners confirmed Wednesday that they have informed defensive tackle Earl Mitchell...