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Shooting Near Raptors’ Victory Parade Leaves 2 Injured

Two people were shot and two people taken into custody on the edge of the Toronto Raptors’ victory parade in their hometown on Monday, as the team celebrated its N.B.A. championship with thousands of fans and Prime Minister Justin Trudeau of Canada. The Toronto Police said that two victims had suffered serious but not life-threatening…

The Best Team in the World. And the Second-Best.

PARIS — One got the feeling watching the Women’s World Cup match on Sunday night that the reserves for the United States women’s soccer team could branch off from their compatriots, form their own sovereign country with its own national team, and make a credible run for the trophy at this summer’s tournament. That’s how…

About the Warriors’ Excess Timeout: It Was Not a Tribute to Chris Webber

[Want more basketball in your inbox? Sign up for Marc Stein’s weekly N.B.A. newsletter here.] To those familiar with basketball history, the Golden State Warriors’ last-second desperation in Game 6 on Thursday probably spurred a wave of recognition. With less than 10 seconds left in the game, the Warriors, trailing by a point, had an…