The Phoenix Coyotes finally have an owner.
IceArizona completed its purchase of the franchise from the NHL and received approval from the league's Board of Governors, ending a four-year search for an owner.
Completion of the sale triggers a $225-million lease agreement for Jobing.com Arena reached last month by the city of Glendale, Ariz., and Renaissance Sports and Entertainment, managing partner of IceArizona.
In the latest scandal affecting Turkish track and field during Istanbul's bid to host the 2020 Olympics, 31 athletes have been suspended for two years each for doping violations.
The Turkish Athletics Federation announced the sanctions, including that of hammer thrower Esref Apak, the 2004 Olympic silver medalist.
Flavia Pennetta and Yanina Wickmayer advanced to the second round of the Rogers Cup at Toronto.
Pennetta defeated Urszula Radwanska, 6-3, 3-6, 6-2, and Wickmayer ousted American Bethanie Mattek-Sands, 6-4, 2-6, 6-4.