Arizona-born Matthews goes 1st in NHL draft; Finns follow

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — On the heels of the NHL expanding into Las Vegas, the Toronto Maple Leafs pinned their future on Arizona-raised center Auston Matthews with the first pick in the NHL draft.

  • Written by JOHN WAWROW, AP Hockey Writer

Simone Biles on top again at US gymnastics championships

ST. LOUIS (AP) — When U.S. women's national team coordinator Martha Karolyi met with Simone Biles to map out the three-time world gymnastics champion's schedule, one designed to keep Biles fresh heading into the Olympics, it was the equivalent of pulling up to an intersection in a Ferrari and letting it idle when the light turned green.

  • Written by WILL GRAVES, AP Sports Writer

Djokovic could face Federer in Wimbledon semifinals

LONDON (AP) — Novak Djokovic and Roger Federer are used to facing each other in the Wimbledon final. It won't happen for a third straight year, though.

  • Written by STEPHEN WILSON, AP Sports Writer