Top-seeds win...Bosh out of Olympics...Yankees to entertain White Sox again
WIMBLEDON, England (AP) — The two top-seeds advanced at Wimbledon today. Novak Djokovic (NOH'-vak JOH'-kuh-vich) earned a spot in the fourth round with a 4-6, 6-2, 6-2, 6-2 win over No. 28 Radek Stepanek (RAH'-dehk STEHP'-ihn-ihk), while Maria Sharapova (shah-rah-POH'-vah) eliminated her unseeded opponent from Taiwan in straight sets.
MIAMI (AP) — Chris Bosh of the Miami Heat has informed the U.S. men's Olympic basketball team that he won't be able to take part in the London Olympics. Bosh is still recovering after straining an abdominal muscle during the second round of the recently completed playoffs. Heat guard Dwyane (dwayn) Wade withdrew his name on Thursday because he needs surgery on his left knee.
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Wild have re-signed forward Matt Kassian (KAS'-ee-an) to a two-year deal. He played in 24 games for the Wild last season, scoring two goals and racking up 55 penalty minutes.
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Boise State says the NCAA will reconsider scholarship sanctions imposed on its football program. The university issued a statement saying the NCAA Infractions Appeals Committee found that the scholarship penalties announced last September, in addition to Boise State's self-imposed sanctions, were excessive.
NEW YORK (AP) — Two first place clubs are set to square off again tonight in the American League as the Yankees entertain the White Sox. Chicago scored three times in the top of the ninth to edge the Yankees last night. 4-3.