UEFA declines Munich application for rainbow-colored stadium

MUNICH — German soccer clubs are banding together to display rainbow colors during the country’s match against Hungary at the European Championship… Read more

Nassib becomes first active NFL player to come out as gay

Las Vegas Raiders defensive end Carl Nassib on Monday became the first active NFL player to come out as gay.

Nassib, who is entering his sixth… Read more

Tokyo Olympics to allow local fans — but with strict limits

TOKYO  — A sharply limited number of fans will be allowed to attend the Tokyo Olympics, organizers announced Monday as they tried to save some of the… Read more

US Open tennis tournament to allow 100

The U.S. Open tennis tournament will allow 100% spectator capacity throughout its entire two weeks in 2021, a year after spectators were banned from… Read more

Leonard, George help Clippers beat Jazz, cut deficit to 2-1

LOS ANGELES — Clippers coach Tyronn Lue was looking for a prime performance from both Paul George and Kawhi Leonard. They both delivered Grade A games… Read more

Clippers and Hawks even playoff series at 2-2

LOS ANGELES — Kawhi Leonard and Paul George each scored 31 points — the second straight game they have both had over 30 points — and the Los Angeles… Read more

Doctor: Eriksen ‘was gone’ before being resuscitated

COPENHAGEN — Denmark’s team doctor said Sunday that Christian Eriksen’s heart stopped and that “he was gone” before being resuscitated with a defibrillator… Read more

Suns spoil Nikola Jokic’s MVP party, beat Nuggets 116-102

DENVER (AP) — Deandre Ayton scrutinized the box score and couldn’t believe his eyes as he read Nikola Jokic’s stat line: 32 points, 20 rebounds, 10… Read more

leaders pledge to address Naomi Osaka’s concerns

The leaders of the four Grand Slam tournaments reacted Tuesday to tennis star Naomi Osaka’s stunning withdrawal from the French Open by promising to… Read more