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Zakarin wins Stage 17, Froome extends lead

FINHAUT-EMOSSON, Switzerland — Britain's Chris Froome took another big step toward a third Tour de France title when he dropped his main rivals in the finale of the 17th stage; a 184-km mountain trek won by Russian Ilnur Zakarin on Wednesday.

Dodgers hopeful Kershaw can return this season

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Los Angeles Dodgers manager Dave Roberts told reporters Wednesday it’s possible that ace Clayton Kershaw will need surgery on his injured back, which would likely rule the three-time Cy Young-winner out for the season.

Suns to host Mavs, Spurs in Mexico City

PHOENIX — The Phoenix Suns will take on the Dallas Mavericks and San Antonio Spurs in the first consecutive regular-season NBA games in Mexico on Jan. 12 and 14.

Froome looking to peak during Swiss Alps stages

MOIRANS-en-MONTAGNE, France — Nairo Quintana is expected to be at his best for the final week of the Tour de France, which features four stages in the Alps, but Chris Froome says he has never been better going into a grand tour decider.

Correa gets 46 months in prison for hack

ST. LOUIS — Former Cardinals scouting director Chris Correa has been sentenced by a federal judge to 46 months in prison for hacking the Astros’ player personnel database and email system during the 2013 and 2014 seasons.

James to re-sign with Cavs

CLEVELAND — LeBron James has informed the Cleveland Cavaliers he will re-sign with the reigning NBA champions this summer but still has no timetable for negotiating or signing a deal, sources told ESPN.

16 for ‘16: Thomas Rawls

With the Seahawks set to report for training camp July 29 (practices begin the next day), it’s time to look at the players I feel are most pivotal in 2016.

Jones tested positive for two banned substances

LAS VEGAS, Nev. — The Nevada State Athletic Commission extended a temporary suspension forJon Jones on Monday and revealed two banned substances that the UFC star tested positive for in the process.

Stenson outduels Mickelson for British Open crown

SOUTH AYRSHIRE, Scotland — Henrik Stenson fired a major championship record-tying 8-under round of 63 on Sunday to hold off Phil Mickelson in an epic duel and win the 145th Open Championship for his first major title.

Storm rallies from 25 down, then loses in final second

After the Storm’s Sue Bird sank a three-pointer to cap a 25-point comeback and tie the score with 18.9 seconds left, Chicago’s Elena Delle Donne and Seattle’s Breanna Stewart squared off near the top of the key.

Timbers overwhelm visiting Sounders

PORTLAND — If the Seattle Sounders’ 2016 season has a smell, it closely resembles that of the smoke bombs set off in Providence’s Park main grandstand four times Sunday afternoon.

Twins fire GM Ryan

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. — The Minnesota Twins fired general manager Terry Ryan on Monday after skidding to the worst record in the American League.

NFL to chip in-game footballs for research

NEW YORK, N.Y. — The NFL is finalizing plans to insert custom-made data chips into the game balls used in the 2016 preseason and Thursday night regular-season games, a league source said Sunday night.