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Churchill Downs suspends Baffert after failed drug test

Churchill Downs suspends Baffert after failed drug test

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Churchill Downs suspended trainer Bob Baffert from entering horses at the track and suggested that it would invalidate Medina Spirit's Kentucky Derby victory if the results of a failed postrace drug test are upheld.

Canadian Felix Auger-Aliassime prevails in opening round of Italian Open

ROME — Canada's Felix Auger-Aliassime is heading to the second round of the Italian Open after a 6-3, 6-7 (5), 6-4 win over Serbia's Filip Krajinovic on Sunday.
Edmonton Oilers captain Connor McDavid races to 100 points this NHL season

Edmonton Oilers captain Connor McDavid races to 100 points this NHL season

Edmonton Oilers forward Connor McDavid sprinted to a 100-point NHL season and joined elite company with a goal and three assists Saturday in a 4-3 win over the visiting Vancouver Canucks.

Scoreboard/Scores for Saturday, May 8, 2021

Saturday's Games NHL Pittsburgh 1 Buffalo 0 N.Y. Rangers 5 Boston 4 Columbus 5 Detroit 4 (OT) Toronto 3 Montreal 2 N.Y.
Canada's Einarson eliminated at curling worlds after 8-3 loss to Sweden's Hasselborg

Canada's Einarson eliminated at curling worlds after 8-3 loss to Sweden's Hasselborg

CALGARY — Kerri Einarson kicked off play in the curling bubble with a bang. She's leaving it with a whimper.
Biggio hits first HR in Houston, Jays top Astros 8-4

Biggio hits first HR in Houston, Jays top Astros 8-4

HOUSTON — Cavan Biggio grew up at Minute Maid Park, watching his father, Craig, wrap up his Hall of Fame career with the Houston Astros.
Raptors lose 109-99 to Memphis to leave them on the brink of elimination

Raptors lose 109-99 to Memphis to leave them on the brink of elimination

TAMPA, Fla. — The Toronto Raptors' loss to Memphis that left them on the brink of elimination had a little bit of everything. Their 34th starting lineup of the season — a franchise record. Injuries to Pascal Siakam and Rodney Hood.
Kings of the North: Maple Leafs beat Canadiens 3-2, clinch division title

Kings of the North: Maple Leafs beat Canadiens 3-2, clinch division title

TORONTO — The Maple Leafs have conquered the north in 2021. Now the real work begins.

Leafs getting first doses of vaccine, as new NHL virus protocols emerge

The Toronto Maple Leafs are getting their first doses of a COVID-19 vaccine on Sunday, but the team won't have relaxed virus protocols like some of their American counterparts.
Rookie Tim Stutzle scores first NHL hat trick, Senators defeat Jets 4-2

Rookie Tim Stutzle scores first NHL hat trick, Senators defeat Jets 4-2

WINNIPEG — Rookie Tim Stutzle was full of praise for his teammates after notching his first NHL hat trick.