Sharks look to shed past following 5-0 Game 7 win vs. Preds

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — A Game 7 win for a franchise haunted by playoff disappointments can help silence the skeptics. But the San Jose Sharks know they have plenty of more work to do before ending all those questions about their past.

  • Written by JOSH DUBOW, AP Sports Writer

Olympic gold medalists from Russia deny doping claims

MOSCOW (AP) — Two Olympic gold medalists from Russia denied doping Friday, a day after they were named in a newspaper report detailing state-sponsored cheating at the 2014 Sochi Games.

  • Written by JAMES ELLINGWORTH, AP Sports Writer

IAAF won't ban Kenya from Olympics despite WADA decision

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Kenya's track and field athletes won't be banned from the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro despite serious concerns over the African country's anti-doping program, the IAAF said Friday.

  • Written by MUTWIRI MUTUOTA, Associated Press GERALD IMRAY, Associated Press