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Dustin Johnson takes early lead

KOHLER, Wisc. — Dustin Johnson, so often the nearly man in recent majors, took advantage of relatively calm early conditions to take the clubhouse lead in the opening round of the 97th PGA Championship on Thursday.

Kyrgios apologizes to Wawrinka for comment

MONTREAL — Australian Nick Kyrgios has publicly apologized for an incendiary comment he directed at Swiss Stan Wawrinka during a match at the Rogers Cup tennis tournament on Wednesday.

Lawyers in court to talk ‘Deflategate’ deal

NEW YORK — Lawyers for the National Football League and its players union returned to federal court on Thursday to discuss a potential settlement of litigation over New England Patriots star quarterback Tom Brady’s ‘Deflategate’ suspension, a court official confirmed to Reuters. The two sides were meeting privately in New York with U.S. District Judge Richard Berman, who has pressed both parties to seek a resolution before the Patriots’ season begins on Sept. 10.
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Vintage Phelps makes reappearance

If Michael Phelps wins another three or four Olympic gold medals next summer in Rio de Janeiro, many casual sports fans will shrug off his achievement as more of the same.

Judge pushes Goodell, Brady to settle

NEW YORK — The federal judge meeting with NFL commissioner Roger Goodell and New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady pushed both sides to settle Wednesday and indicated he has not decided who would prevail in their fight over the Deflategate scandal.

Bills claim linebacker who punched quarterback

BUFFALO, N.Y. — The Buffalo Bills claimed IK Enemkpali off waivers on Wednesday, one day after the linebacker was released by the New York Jets for breaking starting quarterback Geno Smith’s jaw in a locker room scuffle, the team said.

Governor signs NBA arena spending plan for Milwaukee

MADISON, Wis. — Wisconsin governor Scott Walker on Wednesday signed a bipartisan financing plan passed by state lawmakers calling for taxpayers to contribute $250 million toward building a new downtown arena for the National Basketball Association’s Milwaukee Bucks.

Iwakuma throws no-hitter

SEATTLE — Unflappable pitcher Hisashi Iwakuma burst into a rare smile in the moments that followed his first no-hitter on Wednesday afternoon, as his Seattle Mariners teammates engulfed him in celebration.

U.S. judge orders NFL, union talk settlement in Brady case

NEW YORK — A U.S. judge has ordered the National Football League and its players union to hold settlement talks in a court battle over star quarterback Tom Brady’s “Deflategate” suspension. U.S. District Judge Richard Berman in Manhattan in a court order on Tuesday requested that both sides “engage in further good faith settlement efforts” before a court hearing today.