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Leonard leads Raptors over Nets

TORONTO—Kawhi Leonard was challenged by his head coach to show some fire and when it mattered most, he came through.

Leonard had a game-high 30 points, and hit the winning shot with 4.2 seconds left, as the Toronto Raptors edged the Brooklyn Nets 127-125 last night.

Raptors' head coach Nick Nurse said the NBA all-star appeared unmotivated over the last four games.

Murray red hot in goal as Pens cool off Flyers

PHILADELPHIA—Matt Murray guzzled a sports drink through part of his post-game interview. It's not surprising the Pittsburgh Penguins' goalie needed to rehydrate after such an intense outing.

Murray made a career-high 50 saves, and Sidney Crosby had a goal and an assist, to lead the Penguins to a 4-1 victory over the Philadelphia Flyers last night.

Mickelson finishes off win

PEBBLE BEACH, Calif.—With plenty of sunlight and no drama, Phil Mickelson finished off a seven-under 65 this morning to win the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am and match the tournament record with his fifth victory.

Mickelson had a three-shot lead over Paul Casey with two holes to play when it was too dark too finish last night because of delays from rain and a hail storm.

South Korea picks Seoul for 2032 Olympic bid

SEOUL, Korea, Republic Of — South Korea has chosen its capital, Seoul, for its bid for the 2032 Summer Olympics, which it hopes to jointly host with rival North Korea as a peace gesture.

South Korea’s Olympic committee announced the decision after a meeting Monday in which Seoul received 34 of 49 votes, edging out the southern port city of Busan.