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A new No. 1 and seven new faces: Ranking the top 25 players in the WNBA playoffs

The Aces, Sky, Sun and Storm each put four players on our list, and seven new players break into our top 25 for the postseason. ... Continue Reading

A league all their own: Women-led grounds crew to make history at LLSWS

A group of 16 women prepared and took care of the fields at Stallings Stadium for Monday's softball title game. ... Continue Reading

Seahawks' Lock tests positive, out for Thu. start

Seattle Seahawks quarterback Drew Lock will miss his start in Thursday's preseason game after testing positive for COVID-19. ... Continue Reading

Sources: Jets QB Wilson knee surgery a success

New York quarterback Zach Wilson underwent arthroscopic knee surgery Tuesday in Los Angeles, and a source told ESPN the procedure was deemed a success, but the Jets are still expecting Joe Flacco will start the regular-season opener, another source said. ... Continue Reading

Tiger, top PGA Tour stars 'getting on same page'

Tiger Woods and most of the PGA Tour's top players met for three and a half hours Tuesday about the future of the tour and how it might be strengthened in its ongoing battle with LIV Golf, with a player who attended the meeting saying it went well. ... Continue Reading

Serena struggles in straight-sets loss in Cincinnati

In what proved to be her final tune-up match before the U.S. Open, Serena Williams lost in straight sets on Tuesday night to Emma Raducanu in the first round of the Western & Southern Open in Ohio. ... Continue Reading

Patriots put veteran CB Butler on injured reserve

The Pats placed Malcolm Butler on injured reserve Tuesday, ending his season as he attempted a comeback with the franchise where he became a Super Bowl hero seven years ago. Butler sustained a hip injury, a source said. ... Continue Reading

Rodgers bemoans drops, mistakes by young WRs

Quarterback Aaron Rodgers expressed frustration with the Packers' young receivers, referencing "a lot of drops, a lot of bad decisions, running the wrong route." ... Continue Reading

Pirates' Castro banned 1 game for phone gaffe

Pirates infielder Rodolfo Castro was suspended one game and fined an undisclosed amount Tuesday for having a cellphone in his back pocket during an Aug. 9 game against the Diamondbacks. ... Continue Reading