Rookies Bryant, Pederson make All-Star team; A-Rod left out


Rookies Bryant, Pederson make All-Star team, Pujols and McCutchen to start, A-Rod left out

Frightening Daytona wreck puts NASCAR safety in spotlight

NASCAR safety back in spotlight after high speeds and high risks lead to scary Daytona crash

AP source: Giants aware of Pierre-Paul's fireworks injury

AP source: Giants aware of Jason Pierre-Paul's fireworks injury but severity unclear

FIFA bans former 2018-2022 WCup inspector for seven years

FIFA bans 2018 and 2022 World Cup bids inspector Harold Mayne-Nicholls for 7 years

World Cup moments distanced women from FIFA scandal

The Women's World Cup celebrates success while momentarily transcending FIFA troubles

COLUMNS

Once again, there's a few sports parents who could use some decaf

Cautionary tales about overinvolved parenting intensify here in youth sports season, nightly...

Connecticut's survival skills are just fine

Anne Donovan ... nah. Scratch that. Make that poor Anne Donovan, sat down in the interview room,...

PRO FOOTBALL

Brady's appeal ends with no immediate decision

Tom Brady's appeal in deflated footballs saga goes into evening at NFL offices

Life's playbook: NFL schools rookies on being a professional

Life's playbook: Rookies get crash course in symposium on the pitfalls that can await in NFL

Brady finally gets chance to present his case on Tuesday

Goodell's role and science will be key arguments at Tom Brady's appeal hearing

Patriots sign top draft pick, DL Malcom Brown of Texas

Patriots sign first-round draft pick, DL Malcom Brown of Texas; release TE Fred Davis

PRO HOCKEY

Rangers' Martin St. Louis retires after 16 seasons

Rangers' Martin St. Louis retiring after 16 seasons, 1 Cup and 7 All-Star selections

For Jeremy Roy, the wait at draft was both long and short

For Jeremy Roy, the wait to hear his name on 2nd day of the NHL draft was both long and short

CT SUN

Sky beat Sun with late burst 77-74

Allie Quigley made two go-ahead free throws with 15.4 seconds left to give the Chicago Sky a 77-74 win over the Connecticut Sun on Thursday.

Sun forced to face Sky without Kelsey Bone following suspension

Connecticut Sun center Kelsey Bone has been suspended one game and will miss tonight's home game against the Chicago Sky as punishment for throwing an elbow to Natalie Achonwa's head during Tuesday's loss to the Indiana Fever.

MORE PRO SPORTS

A win, then a hug: Serena Williams tops Venus at Wimbledon

After beating Venus at Wimbledon, even Serena wonders: How many more all-Williams matches?

McIlroy ruptures ligament in ankle while playing soccer

World's number 1 golfer Rory McIlroy says ruptured ligament in left ankle playing soccer

Earnhardt wins rain-delayed Daytona ahead of Dillon's crash

Dale Earnhardt Jr. wins rain-delayed Daytona race as Austin Dillon crashes into fence

Pierre-Paul injures hand with fireworks

Several of Jason Pierre-Paul’s New York Giants' teammates confirmed multiple news reports that Pierre-Paul, 26, was at Broward Health North in Deerfield Beach, Florida, receiving treatment for injuries that apparently occurred as Pierre-Paul...

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Basketball

9 p.m., CSN — NBA Summer League: Boston Celtics at Utah Jazz. 

Cycling

7 a.m., NBCSN — Tour de France.

Tennis

7 a.m., ESPN2 — Wimbledon from London.

8 a.m., ESPN — Wimbledon from London.