McAvoy out for start of next season for Bruins after shoulder surgery

Charlie McAvoy will be out for the start of next season for the Boston Bruins after having surgery on his left shoulder Friday. The Bruins’ No. 1 defenseman had an arthroscopic stabilization procedure. The estimated recovery time is six months. He is among a host of Bruins who had surgery since their season ended. Defenseman … Read more

Canadian Leylah Fernandez not on entry list for Wimbledon

Canadian tennis star Leylah Fernandez is not on the entry list that was released Friday for the upcoming Wimbledon tennis championships after she appeared to injure her foot during the quarterfinals of the French Open. Fernandez was in visible discomfort during her match Tuesday against Italy’s Martina Trevisan, and was visited by a doctor four … Read more

Lakers Rumors: Juwan Howard Was LA’s Top Head Coach Choice Before Hiring Darvin Ham | Bleacher Report

Carmen Mandato/Getty Images For the second straight time in their search for a new head coach, the Los Angeles Lakers did not get their top choice. Per NBA insider Marc Stein, Michigan’s Juwan Howard was the Lakers’ preferred option to replace Frank Vogel. The Lakers announced on Friday the hiring of Milwaukee Bucks assistant Darvin … Read more

Astros agree to six-year, $115M extension with slugger Yordan Alvarez

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How teams will assess the 2022 Draft class

For the first time in three years, the incoming NHL Draft class has convened in Buffalo for the league’s Scouting Combine. Cancelled in 2020 and 2021 due to the pandemic, the combine has returned to Buffalo’s KeyBank Center and Lecom Harborcenter this week, giving the league’s 32 clubs one final chance to assess this crop … Read more