LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. — A small number of protesters carrying signs and shouting into megaphones blocked at least two buses chartered by the NBA from briefly from entering the Walt Disney World campus on Saturday night, with the group saying it wanted LeBron James, Russell Westbrook and other top players to take notice.

The group blocked charter buses carrying members of the news media and some NBA staff, but no players or team personnel. Among their chants: “Black Lives Matter” and “LeBron can you help us?” Some also carried signs with messages such as “Russell Stand With Us.”

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LAS VEGAS — Billy Quarantillo knocked out Canadian featherweight Kyle (The Monster) Nelson with a devastating punch early in the third round on a UFC Fight Night card Saturday.

Quarantillo, who had been taking control as the bout wore on, connected with a left jab and then a powerful right flush to the face. Nelson’s legs buckled and, after a delay, toppled face down to the canvas.

Referee Marc Goddard stepped in before the 29-year-old from Huntsville, Ont., could take further damage. The fight was called seven seconds into the round.

“I just kept hitting him, hitting him and got

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RANCHO MIRAGE, Calif. — Canada’s Brooke Henderson kept pouring in birdies as she tried to erase as much as she could from a six-shot deficit in the ANA Inspiration. Nelly Korda was trying to let off steam in the desert heat after dropping three shots in two holes.

Henderson, from Smiths Falls, Ont., eventually cooled down. Korda regained her touch.

Competitors since they were teenagers, they wound up tied for the lead Saturday going into a final round at Mission Hills that could be quite a show.

The 23-year-old Henderson, whose nine LPGA titles already are the most by a

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BERLIN — Borussia Monchengladbach, Augsburg and Cologne enjoyed huge wins over lower-league opposition to book their places in the second round of the German Cup on Saturday.

Gladbach warmed up for its Bundesliga opener against Borussia Dortmund next weekend by routing fourth-tier Oberneuland 8-0, Augsburg thrashed fifth-tier Eintracht Celle 7-0, and Cologne enjoyed a 6-0 win over fourth-tier Berlin-based Altglienicke.

All three underdogs gave up their cherished home advantage for the games after finding they could not meet the stringent conditions set by the German soccer authorities to minimize the risk of coronavirus infections.

Up to 300 supporters were allowed

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NEW YORK — After one errant forehand in the first set of the U.S. Open final, Naomi Osaka looked at her coach in the mostly empty Arthur Ashe Stadium stands with palms up, as if to say, “What the heck is happening?”

In response to another wayward forehand against Victoria Azarenka seconds later, Osaka chucked her racket. It spun a bit and rattled against the court.

Surprisingly off-kilter in the early going Saturday, Osaka kept missing shots and digging herself a deficit. Until, suddenly, she lifted her game, and Azarenka couldn’t sustain her start. By the end, Osaka pulled away

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RICHMOND, Va. — Justin Allgaier didn’t panic when a late caution made a more-than 9-second lead evaporate. The way he figured, he’d pulled away once and could do it again.

Allgaier grabbed control again on a restart with 13 laps to go to complete a sweep of a NASCAR Xfinity series doubleheader weekend at Richmond Raceway on Saturday.

“I knew how good our car was all day,” Allgaier said after hs third victory of the season, all coming in the last six races. “I knew we had speed and I knew when we needed to go, we could.”

Allgaier, who

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CLEVELAND — Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield has changed plans and will stand for the national anthem.

Mayfield had said during the off-season he intended to kneel in protest of racial injustice, but Saturday announced on Twitter that he intends to stand for both the “Star-Spangled Banner” and “Lift Every Voice and Sing,” which will be played before every NFL game this season.

The Browns open the season Sunday in Baltimore.

“After watching Thursday’s game and also watching the Dolphins player’s video.. it shows that it is not about who is standing or who is kneeling for the anthem,” Mayfield wrote.

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