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About a third of Premier League players not fully vaccinated

About a third of Premier League players not fully vaccinated

LONDON (AP) — Almost a third of Premier League soccer players have yet to be fully vaccinated against the coronavirus and about 20% have yet to receive a first dose.
USOPC says it is trying to help Humphries' Olympic quest

USOPC says it is trying to help Humphries' Olympic quest

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76ers suspend Simmons 1 game for conduct detrimental to team

76ers suspend Simmons 1 game for conduct detrimental to team

CAMDEN, N.J. (AP) — Ben Simmons has been suspended by the Philadelphia 76ers for one game due to conduct detrimental to the team. Simmons will miss the 76ers’ season opener Wednesday night at New Orleans.
Bjorkgren, Mitchell to fill in for Nick Nurse during upcoming FIBA competitions

Bjorkgren, Mitchell to fill in for Nick Nurse during upcoming FIBA competitions

Toronto Raptors assistants Nate Bjorkgren and Nathaniel Mitchell will fill in for Nick Nurse on the Canadian men's basketball bench at upcoming FIBA events.
Blue Bombers can clinch first-place finish in West Division with victory over Lions

Blue Bombers can clinch first-place finish in West Division with victory over Lions

TORONTO — After punching their playoff ticket last week, the Winnipeg Blue Bombers can solidify a shorter route to the 2021 Grey Cup. The Bombers (9-1) can cement top spot in the West Division on Saturday with a home victory over the B.C.
Winnipeg Blue Bombers acquire veteran kicker Sergio Castillo in deal with B.C. Lions

Winnipeg Blue Bombers acquire veteran kicker Sergio Castillo in deal with B.C. Lions

WINNIPEG — The Winnipeg Blue Bombers acquired American kicker Sergio Castillo from the B.C. Lions on Tuesday for a conditional 2022 fourth-round pick.
Manager Aaron Boone re-signed by Yankees to 3-year contract

Manager Aaron Boone re-signed by Yankees to 3-year contract

NEW YORK — Manager Aaron Boone was re-signed by the New York Yankees to a three-year contract with a club option for 2025 after four winning but unsuccessful seasons.
Madrid forward Benzema on trial in France for blackmail

Madrid forward Benzema on trial in France for blackmail

LYON, France (AP) — Real Madrid forward Karim Benzema will stand trial outside Paris starting Wednesday after being accused of trying to blackmail former France teammate Mathieu Valbuena over a sex tape.
Jamie Drysdale scores OT winner for Ducks in 3-2 win over Flames

Jamie Drysdale scores OT winner for Ducks in 3-2 win over Flames

CALGARY — Outshot by a large margin and chasing throughout the game, the Anaheim Ducks rallied for a 3-2 overtime win over the host Calgary Flames on Monday. "We bent a fair amount, but we didn't break," Anaheim head coach Dallas Eakins said.

Scoreboard for Monday, Oct. 18, 2021

Monday's Games (All Times Eastern) MLB Post-season American League Championship Series Boston 12 Houston 3 (Boston leads best-of-seven series 2-1) --- NHL New York Rangers 2 Toronto Maple Leafs 1 (OT) Philadelphia Flyers 6 Seattle Kraken 1 Anaheim Du