FRISCO, Texas — MLS and goalkeeper Jesse Gonzalez have mutually terminated his contract with FC Dallas two months after he was accused in a domestic case in suburban Dallas.

The decision announced Thursday ends a 10-year run with FC Dallas for Gonzalez, who signed with the club’s youth academy as a 15-year-old.

MLS suspended Gonzalez in June after a report of alleged incidents of domestic abuse made to police in Frisco, the Dallas suburb that is home to the soccer club.

When Gonzalez was suspended, MLS said he had voluntarily entered the league’s program for substance abuse and behavioural health.

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BRADENTON, Fla. — Breanna Stewart scored 27 points and the Seattle Storm made all 10 of their free throws at the end to fend of the Atlanta Dream and Chennedy Carter 93-92 on Thursday night.

The Storm (5-1) made 25 of 27 foul shots, and the Dream (2-4) buried three 3-pointers in the final 13.5 seconds.

Carter led the Dream with a career-high 35 points — tied for the fifth most by a rookie according to the Elias Sports Bureau . Carter finished 11-of-17 shooting, including 3 of 4 from 3-point range and made all 10 of her free throws.

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SAN FRANCISCO — Jason Day took his first step toward a return to the spotlight in the majors Thursday at the PGA Championship.

Brooks Koepka never seems to leave.

Day took advantage of a TPC Harding Park that never felt this accommodating during the practice rounds. With only a mild breeze and a welcome appearance by the sunshine, he finished his bogey-free round of 5-under 65 with an approach to 6 feet for birdie on No. 9, the toughest hole on the course at 518 yards.

That allowed him to break out of a large pack one shot behind, a

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A total of 66 players have opted out of the 2020 NFL season due to the coronavirus pandemic, nearly half of them linemen.

Twenty offensive linemen and 11 on defence opted out before Thursday’s deadline. Players with a medical opt out will receive a $350,000 stipend, while those voluntarily opting out receive $150,000 as an advance against future salaries.

No team has come close to New England in losing players for the upcoming season, which begins Sept. 10 with Houston at Super Bowl champion Kansas City. The Patriots, already minus several stars who left in free agency — including, of

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SILVERSTONE, England — Lewis Hamilton feels uncomfortable negotiating with Mercedes over a lucrative new deal as the world struggles during the coronavirus pandemic.

The Formula One world champion’s contract is up for renewal in five months’ time.

“Honestly, it doesn’t feel like the right time to sit down and talk about it,” said Hamilton, who heads into the 70th Anniversary Grand Prix at Silverstone on Sunday with a 30-point lead over teammate Valtteri Bottas in the championship.

“When you think about so many people in the world who have lost their jobs and people who are now unemployed, to sit

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Justin (The Guitar Hero) Jaynes has wasted little time returning to action after needing just 41 seconds to win his UFC debut on short notice June 20.

Canadian featherweight Gavin Tucker, in contrast, has spent the last year honing his skills in the wake of beating South Korean Seung Woo Choi at UFC 240 in July 2019 in Edmonton.

The different approaches will be tested Saturday when the two face off on a UFC Fight Night card in Las Vegas. The main event at the UFC’s Apex production facility sees 35-year-old Derrick (The Black Beast) Lewis, ranked fourth among UFC

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Canadian middleweight Marc-Andre (Power Bar) Barriault is blaming a positive drug test on tainted supplements.

And the mixed martial artist is getting help from the UFC.

Barriault (12-4-0) said he was told last week by the Nevada State Athletic Commission that a test June 20, when he stopped Poland’s Oskar Piechota in the second round on a UFC card in Las Vegas, was positive for the banned substance Ostarine.

The Nevada commission issued a temporary suspension to the Canadian fighter, which was extended at a hearing Wednesday to the commission’s next meeting Sept. 3.

“First and foremost, I want to

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