- Blatter: Corruption cases shame, humiliate soccer
ZURICH (AP) — FIFA President Sepp Blatter says he intends to help restore trust in world soccer after a pair of corruption investigations brought "shame and humiliation" on the sport.
- THE LATEST: Blatter decries 'shame' brought by soccer probe
ZURICH (AP) — The Latest on FIFA developments:
- Chicago Bulls fire coach Tom Thibodeau after 5 seasons
CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago Bulls fired Tom Thibodeau on Thursday, saying a change was needed from the strong-willed coach who took his team to the playoffs in each of his five seasons.
- Curry wants what LeBron has in Warriors-Cavaliers NBA Finals
Stephen Curry and LeBron James, this season's brightest stars taking basketball's biggest stage.
- Blatter calls crisis meeting, skips 3rd public appearance
ZURICH (AP) — FIFA President Sepp Blatter chaired an emergency meeting with continental soccer bodies Thursday while staying out of public view himself.
- The Latest: Nadal welcomes "great news" on FIFA corruption
PARIS (AP) — The Latest from the French Open:
- Former FIFA member Blazer's plea seems key to investigation
NEW YORK (AP) — Former FIFA executive committee member Chuck Blazer appears to have provided key information that has been central to the Justice Department's soccer corruption investigation, linking other officials in the Americas to a series of schemes.
- Djokovic, Nadal and Williams reach 3rd round of French Open
PARIS (AP) — Novak Djokovic came through an injury scare Thursday and made his way into the third round at the French Open by beating Gilles Muller 6-1, 6-4, 6-4.
- Blackhawks beat Ducks 5-2 to force Game 7 in West finals
CHICAGO (AP) — It is really hard to wear out Duncan Keith. He just keeps going and going and going.
- Putin accuses US of meddling into FIFA affairs
MOSCOW (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin accused the United States of meddling in the affairs of soccer's governing body and hinted that its corruption investigation is part of an attempt to take the 2018 World Cup away from his country.