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Patriots owner calls for reform after Meek Mill prison visit

Patriots owner calls for reform after Meek Mill prison visit

PHILADELPHIA — New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft is calling for reform of the criminal justice system after visiting rapper Meek Mill in a Pennsylvania prison.

PGA Tour says Adam Hadwin withdraws from RBC Heritage

HILTON HEAD, S.C. — Canada's Adam Hadwin, who finished tied for 24th at the Masters last week, has withdrawn from the RBC Heritage. Hadwin is ranked 41st in the world and has finished in the top 10 in three of his previous eight tournaments.

Yanks most valuable in MLB at $4 billion, Forbes estimates

NEW YORK — The New York Yankees are the most valuable franchise in baseball at an estimated value of US$4 billion, according to Forbes. The Los Angeles Dodgers are second at $3 billion, followed by the Chicago Cubs ($2.

Parent: Baseball coaches discussed plan to hurt my daughter

DURHAM, N.H. — A youth sports organization is investigating a man's allegations that two baseball coaches talked about a plan to hurt his 11-year-old daughter, the only girl on her team, to force her to quit the program.
Leafs' Frederik Andersen working out the small things in preparation for Bruins

Leafs' Frederik Andersen working out the small things in preparation for Bruins

Toronto's Frederik Andersen carried one of the heaviest workloads of any goaltender in the regular season. He still wants extra ice time to prepare for the Maple Leafs' first-round playoff matchup with Boston.

Canada men's rugby sevens team looks to turn things around at Commonwealth Games

GOLD COAST, Australia — After a disappointing 10th-place finish in Hong Kong, the Canadian men's rugby sevens team hopes to turn things around at the Commonwealth Games. "There's a lot of belief in this team," said playmaker Nate Hirayama.
Silver medal helps take away sting of rough start for Canada divers on Gold Coast

Silver medal helps take away sting of rough start for Canada divers on Gold Coast

GOLD COAST, Australia — After a rocky start to the Commonwealth Games diving competition Wednesday, Canada stepped up to the medal podium.
'Waiting game:' Wounded recovering in hospital after Humboldt Broncos bus crash

'Waiting game:' Wounded recovering in hospital after Humboldt Broncos bus crash

HUMBOLDT, Sask. — As people mourn 15 lives lost in the Humboldt Broncos bus crash, others are praying for the dozen who remain in a Saskatoon hospital and their long fight ahead.

Canadian men and women go for gold in beach volleyball at Commonwealth Games

GOLD COAST, Australia — Canada's men's and women's beach volleyball teams will go for gold at the Commonwealth Games. Melissa Humana-Paredes of Toronto and Sarah Pavan of Kitchener, Ont.
Senior golf? Nebraska college team has 61-year-old freshman

Senior golf? Nebraska college team has 61-year-old freshman

BELLEVUE, Neb. — Don Byers didn't know he was auditioning for a spot on the Bellevue University golf team when coach Rob Brown joined his group as a guest at his club last August.