Fed Cup: Kvitova gives Czechs lead over Germany

STUTTGART, Germany — Petra Kvitova defeated Julia Goerges 6-3, 6-2 Saturday to give the Czech Republic a 1-0 lead over Germany in their Fed Cup World Group semifinal. Goerges lasted only an hour with 23 unforced errors against the 10th-ranked …

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Djokovic to play at Barcelona Open next week

BARCELONA, Spain — Novak Djokovic has confirmed he will play at the Barcelona Open next week. Event organizers made the announcement on Friday, a day after the Serb was beaten by Dominic Thiem in the Monte Carlo Masters third round. …

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Fed Cup: Stephens to open for US against France in semis

AIX-EN-PROVENCE, France — U.S. Open champion Sloane Stephens will open play for the U.S. against Pauline Parmentier of France in the Fed Cup semifinals. France No. 1 Kristina Mladenovic and CoCo Vandeweghe will follow on Saturday in the second singles …

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Bill Peters resigns as head coach of Hurricanes

Bill Peters has officially resigned from his position as head coach of the Carolina Hurricanes, the team announced Friday. [NEWS] Bill Peters Resigns Position as Head Coach The team will immediately begin its search for a new head coach. : …

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Tyler Myers returns to Jets lineup for Game 5 vs. Wild

Winnipeg Jets defenceman Tyler Myers says he will return to the lineup for Friday’s Game 5 against the Minnesota Wild. Tyler Myers will play tonight. — luke fox (@lukefoxjukebox) April 20, 2018 Myers missed Game 4 after suffering a lower-body …

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