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• NFL: Players association worried that legalized betting will jeopardize player privacy. — Saturday, 11:16 p.m. 

• TENNIS: Angelique Kerber stuns Serena Williams 6-3, 6-3 to win Wimbledon crown. — Saturday, 12:50 p.m.

• TENNIS: And on the second day, Novak Jokovic outlasts Rafael Nadal 6-4, 3-6, 7-6 (9), 3-6, 10-8 in the suspended Wimbledon semifinal. The Serb reaches a grand slam final for the first time since 2016. — Saturday, 11:24 a.m.

• MLB: Old guy update: The Angels’ Albert Pujols, 38, is going on the DL, and the Dodgers’ Chase Utley, 39, says this will be his final season. — Friday, 7:02 p.m.

TENNIS: And because the aforementioned Anderson-Isner match went so long, the Rafa NadalNovak Djokovic semi was suspended after three sets due to the 11 p.m. curfew. Djokovic will be leading 6-4, 3-6, 7-6 (9) when the match resumes this morning at 11 a.m., prior to the women’s final between Serena Williams and Angelique Kerber. — Friday, 6:15 p.m.

• NFL: Let this be a lesson to us all: Running backs’ careers don’t last long. DeMarco Murray retired Friday at age 30. — Friday, 3:15 p.m.

• Tennis: Thought MLB needs time limits? John Isner and Kevin Anderson staged the longest semifinal in Wimbledon history. But it wasn’t the American Isner’s longest match.

• NHL: Marian Hossa got Chris Pronger-ed in a trade to the Coyotes.

• NFL: Class of 2018 Hall of Famer Terrell Owens is a notorious jerk, but the people in Canton aren’t exactly taking the high road, either.

Tennis: Serena Williams is one bad mother. — 4:42 p.m., Thursday

• NHL: The Jets shell out for Connor Hellebuyck. — 10:38 a.m., Thursday

MiLB: Altoona third baseman Ke’Bryan Hayes went 1-for-2 with an RBI, while first baseman Will Craig went 1-for-3 and Taylor Hearn threw a scoreless first inning, notching a strikeout and a walk for the Eastern League West All-Stars …. but, wait, hold everything ….  — 11:52 p.m., Wednesday

• NCAA: Former Louisville basketball players want their national title back. In other Louisville news, Papa John resigned from the board of trustees. — 9:45 p.m., Wednesday, 

All times Eastern


Brewers vs. Pirates, 1:35 p.m., PNC Park
Rangers vs. Orioles, 1:05 p.m., Baltimore
Blue Jays vs. Red Sox, 1:05 p.m., Boston
Yankees vs. Indians, 1:10 p.m., Cleveland
Phillies vs. Marlins, 1:10 p.m., Miami
Nationals vs. Mets, 1:10 p.m., New York
Diamondbacks vs. Braves, 1:35 p.m., Atlanta
Tigers vs. Astros, 2:10 p.m., Houston
Royals vs. White Sox, 2:10 p.m., Chicago
Rays vs. Twins, 2:10 p.m., Minneapolis
Reds vs. Cardinals, 2:15 p.m., St. Louis
Mariners vs. Rockies, 3:10 p.m., Denver
Athletics vs. Giants, 4:05 p.m., San Francisco
Cubs vs. Padres, 4:10 p.m., San Diego
Angels vs. Dodgers, 4:10 p.m., Los Angeles


France vs. Croatia, 11 a.m., Moscow

All times Eastern


Brewers vs. Pirates, 12:35 p.m., PNC Park
Brewers vs. Pirates, Game 2, PNC Park
Blue Jays vs. Red Sox, 1:35 p.m., Boston
Royals vs. White Sox, 2:10 p.m., Chicago
Rays vs. Twins, 2:10 p.m., Minneapolis
Tigers vs. Astros, 4:10 p.m., Houston
Phillies vs. Marlins, 4:10 p.m., Miami
Diamondbacks vs. Braves, 4:10 p.m., Atlanta
Reds vs. Cardinals, 4:10 p.m., St. Louis
Nationals vs. Mets, 4:10 p.m., New York
Angels vs. Dodgers, 7:15 p.m., Los Angeles
Yankees vs. Indians, 7:15 p.m., Cleveland
Rangers vs. Orioles, 7:15 p.m., Baltimore
Mariners vs. Rockies, 9:10 p.m., Denver
Athletics vs. Giants, 10:05 p.m., San Francisco
Cubs vs. Padres, 10:10 p.m., San Diego

Third-place match

England vs. Belgium, 10 a.m., St. Petersburg, Russia