Flyers make two trades, sign goaltender
Mike Richards and Jeff Carter, two key cogs in the Philadelphia Flyers’ run to the Stanley Cup finals a year ago, were dealt in a pair of trades Thursday that shake up the franchise on the eve of the draft. The moves…
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Serena rallies again; Li sent packing
WIMBLEDON, England (AP) — French Open champion Li Na squandered two match points and lost in the second round of Wimbledon on Thursday to German wild card Sabine Lisicki, the biggest upset of the tournament so far.
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Robson gets stamp of approval from Serena
Serena Williams identified Laura Robson as a player with the complete package as she talked up Britain’s teenage tennis prodigy yesterday. Robson achieved the rare feat for a 17-year-old of winning a match in the main draw at Wimbledon when she beat Germany’s Angelique Kerber in the first round.
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French Open champ ousted by wild card
WIMBLEDON, England — After playing so well, so often, at this year’s first two major tournaments, Li Na’s run at Wimbledon came to an early end. Only 2½ weeks after giving China its first Grand Sla…
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