Athletics: De Grasse eyes Canadian 100m record 8:10am EDT

TORONTO (Reuters) - Andre De Grasse is eager to return stronger from a season-ending hamstring injury that deprived him of a showdown with Usain Bolt and is now focused on breaking the Canadian 100 meters record.  Full Article

Lin out for season after knee surgery, Nets confirm 2:30pm EDT 

(Reuters) - Chinese-American Jeremy Lin will miss the rest of the NBA season, the Brooklyn Nets confirmed on Friday after the guard underwent surgery.  Full Article  

Trump launches petition against NFL players' anthem protests 9:27am EDT 

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump has stepped up the pressure on the National Football League over protests by its players during the national anthem by launching a petition and asking his supporters to show their patriotism by backing it.  Full Article