Blue Jackets beat Penguins 5-4 to avoid sweep

We see that old dogs can indeed learn new tricks, and Tortorella should win the Jack Adams because of it. More importantly, the unheralded centerman, not usually known for his faceoff prowess, won 12 of 22 draws and was credited with containing Pitts... More..

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by | Sunday, April 23, 2017

Utah Jazz Steal Home Court Advantage on Iso Joe Game Winner

Joe Johnson deserves a lot of credit for the initial defense, and not being run over by Griffin quickly. Although this is Utah's first playoff appearance since the names Deron Williams and Carlos Boozer rang...More..

Westbrook's triple-double leads Thunder past Rockets 115-113
by | Sunday, April 23, 2017

Westbrook's triple-double leads Thunder past Rockets 115-113

James Harden was dominant for the Rockets , but the amount of support he had from teammates was evident and could prove to be the difference going forward. As the final buzzer sounded for Washington's 109-101 ...More..

by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

Thornton returns to lineup for Sharks in Game 3 vs. Oilers

It took just 15 seconds for the Sharks to break their 120-minute scoring drought, and the rout was on from there. There was some concern that Talbot might not have that much to give after he made 73 starts in...More..

Eli Manning Angrily Defends Himself Amid Giants Memorabilia Scandal
by | Friday, April 21, 2017

Eli Manning Angrily Defends Himself Amid Giants Memorabilia Scandal

Angry Eli comments on memorabilia fraud lawsuit . On Thursday, the typically stoic Manning said the accusations "definitely make [him] angry" and denied the validity of the claims. "I have done everything t...More..

How the 'Facebook Killer' Was Caught Thanks to Quick-Thinking McDonald's Workers
by | Friday, April 21, 2017

How the 'Facebook Killer' Was Caught Thanks to Quick-Thinking McDonald's Workers

Acting on a tip, Pennsylvania state police spotted Stephens, 37, leaving a McDonald's in Erie and went after him, bumping his vehicle to try to get it to stop, authorities said. 74-year-old Robert Godwin was ...More..

Brighton all but seal promotion to Premier League with victory over Wigan
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Brighton all but seal promotion to Premier League with victory over Wigan

Promotion means Brighton will be back in the top division of English football for the first time since their relegation from the old First Division in 1983 - the same year they lost in the FA Cup final to Manch...More..

by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Buster Posey doing well after struck in head by a pitch

The Giants catcher was able to leave under his own power after a visit from manager Bruce Bochy and the trainer. It's a scary moment. That's good news for the Giants and their fans. He did not walk a batter...More..

by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Boro better than Premier League position suggests - Clayton

At full time the Chilean, whose future in north London is extremely murky, made his way over to the travelling supporters who had made the 250-mile trip to the North East. However, as he turns his attention t...More..

Vettel triumphs in Bahrain as Hamilton pays penalty
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Vettel triumphs in Bahrain as Hamilton pays penalty

That dominance did not look under threat after qualifying, however, with Mercedes drivers Valtteri Bottas and Hamilton seemingly enjoying a distinct pace advantage as they achieved a front-row Mercedes lo...More..

by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Firmino grabs another winner, Liverpool beats West Brom 1-0

I really thought that the boys, in a really hard game, did really well. Against West Brom. And kept a clean sheet. They have failed to score in four consecutive Premier League matches for the first time since 2...More..

Monaco v Borussia Dortmund UEFA Champions League LIVEscore
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Monaco v Borussia Dortmund UEFA Champions League LIVEscore

It's now 22 in all competitions for the season for the French striker, which is all the more astonishing considering he didn't score his first until late October. Download the official Bundesliga app! And alt...More..

More problems for McLaren as Hamilton tops testing
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

More problems for McLaren as Hamilton tops testing

With a late short run, Vandoorne was able to set a lap of 1m32.108s - just eight tenths off Bottas's best lap of the day. Bottas managed to complete more mileage than any other driver at the Bahrain Internati...More..

Aaron Hernandez Found Dead - Former NFL Player Hangs Himself In Prison
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Aaron Hernandez Found Dead - Former NFL Player Hangs Himself In Prison

He was rushed to the hospital at 3:05 a.m., but was pronounced dead at 4:07 a.m. They said he used a bed sheet that was tied his cell window. Hernandez tried to block the cell door from the inside by jamming ...More..

Preds beat Chicago 3-2, push Hawks to brink of elimination
by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Preds beat Chicago 3-2, push Hawks to brink of elimination

Crawford has now faced 98 shots through three games in this series, allowing nine goals as the Blackhaws have fallen into an 0-3 hole. With less than four minutes remaining in the first overtime period, Swiss r...More..

by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Despite goals and win, Ronaldo still wanted more

Ronaldo's second-half goals allowed him to end a six-game scoring drought in the Champions League, and kept Real on track to defend their European title. Bayern should have been 2-0 up at the break, but Arturo ...More..

Ratings boost: NCAA title game viewership up 30 percent
by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Ratings boost: NCAA title game viewership up 30 percent

Their 71-65 win will not be mistaken for a work of art. McGrath replaces Kevin Keatts, who led the Seahawks to two straight Colonial Athletic Association Tournament titles and NCAA Tournament berths before he...More..

by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Lewis Hamilton wins the Chinese Grand Prix

Hamilton switched to the soft tyres while in front when the safety vehicle went through the pit lane following Sauber reserve driver Antonio Giovinazzi's early crash and there was no catching the three-time wor...More..

by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Crosby, Penguins edge Blue Jackets 4-1 for 2-0 series lead

Louis. Despite Werenski's gruesome injury, referees let play continue, and Pittsburgh's Bryan Rust took advantage of the de facto power play to score the game-tying goal on a pass from Evgeni Malkin. No, the ...More..

LeBron confident as the real season begins for reigning champs
by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

LeBron confident as the real season begins for reigning champs

With Kevin Durant on board, the 67-15 Warriors are once again the NBA's best regular-season team and are a heavy favorite to reach the Finals for a third-straight summer. If they succeed in that, they may put t...More..

Lionel Messi fires Barcelona into lead with stunning strike against Real Sociedad
by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Lionel Messi fires Barcelona into lead with stunning strike against Real Sociedad

Messi then set up Paco Alcacer - who replaced the suspended Neymar - to make it 3-1, with Xabi Prieto quickly responding to make it four goals in the last eight minutes of an enthralling first half. As the hour...More..

by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Pep Guardiola impressed with Sergio Aguero's response to losing his place

Manchester City are now fourth in the Premier League but are on course to finish in the top four, despite the challenges from Manchester United and Arsenal. Gabriel Jesus is recovering at a faster rate than ant...More..

Crystal Palace have no option to buy Mamadou Sakho from Liverpool
by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Crystal Palace have no option to buy Mamadou Sakho from Liverpool

Five wins from the previous six fixtures, including against league leaders Chelsea, would have contributed to that and it ensured they showed signs of response. It took only seven minutes of the second half for...More..

by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Umpire Dale Scott leaves game after being struck in mask

Over the course of the first 10 games, the Jays had just one four-run inning and five others in which they scored a pair. He was mobilized with a neck brace, placed on a stretcher and carted off the field. Ther...More..

Bucks Get Raptors In First Playoff Round
by | Saturday, April 15, 2017

Bucks Get Raptors In First Playoff Round

They had the league's second best fourth-quarter offense and fourth best fourth-quarter defense. The list of people who have done that in a season is not a long one. Hornets: Wrap up the regular season on Tuesd...More..

by | Friday, April 14, 2017

Fan disorder delays Lyon-Besiktas game in Europa League QFs

Lyon tweeted out a picture of the scenes with the caption: "Projectiles and fireworks launched from the top of the stands require supporters to seek refuge on the pitch". Anderlecht goalkeeper Martinez Rubin di...More..

Seamus Coleman due back at Everton in 10 days to begin rehab
by | Friday, April 14, 2017

Seamus Coleman due back at Everton in 10 days to begin rehab

Seamus Coleman is in good spirits as he continues his recovery from a double leg break, according to Everton manager Ronald Koeman. Now, it's thought Martina is back on Koeman's radar after Everton's Sea...More..

by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Security reviewed at all Champions Leagues games

Borussia Dortmund president Reinhard Rauball said he was confident that the team would rise to the occasion for Wednesday's match despite the experience. "We want to show that terror and hate will never dictate...More..

Vancouver Canucks fire head coach Willie Desjardins
by | Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Vancouver Canucks fire head coach Willie Desjardins

After their 4-0-0 start, Vancouver went on a nine-game losing streak (0-8-1) that included getting shut out four times in five games. That being said, we saw Bo Horvat , Sven Baertschi and Markus Granlund t...More..

3rd round at Masters a day of wasted chances for McIlroy
by | Tuesday, April 11, 2017

3rd round at Masters a day of wasted chances for McIlroy

His scorecard was cleaner on the second nine, but only featured one birdie at 15. Fred Couples (70), a 57-year-old former Masters champion, 2013 US Open victor Justin Rose (72), red-hot Spaniard Jon Rahm (70)...More..

by | Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Verlander, Sale duel before Castellanos lifts Tigers

Here's what the batting order will look like for the Red Sox this afternoon. The Red Sox rallied four times from one-run deficits, finally taking the lead against the Detroit bullpen. Speaking of the vete...More..

Tar Heels get it right this time, bring home the title
by | Monday, April 10, 2017

Tar Heels get it right this time, bring home the title

Gonzaga always plays well in the tournament but has never won the championship. SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) - The greatest season so far in Gonzaga basketball history ended with the Bulldogs falling short of their go...More..

by | Monday, April 10, 2017

Arsenal Ozil the difference to ease pressure on Wenger

And then in the last ten minutes of the first half, we started to lose the ball too early, which gave them a lot of ball possession. We wanted to get a clean sheet against West Ham , as simple as that. "And wh...More..

Arsene Wenger believes Alexis Sanchez wants to stay at Arsenal
by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

Arsene Wenger believes Alexis Sanchez wants to stay at Arsenal

The Frenchman has revealed a decision has been made on his future, but has consistently refused to announce it publicly despite huge debate over his next move. The Blues face competition from PSG and Juventus ...More..

Philippe Coutinho struggling with illness as Liverpool's injury crisis deepens
by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

Philippe Coutinho struggling with illness as Liverpool's injury crisis deepens

Liverpool , who drew 2-2 with Bournemouth earlier this week, take on Stoke tomorrow and must win to keep their top-four rivals at bay for now. But though they face a battle to return to Europe's top-tier comp...More..

Hoffman, McGirt lead Masters heading into 2nd round
by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

Hoffman, McGirt lead Masters heading into 2nd round

And then along came Charley Hoffman , who had the misfortune of teeing off at 1:08 p.m., when the wind was gusting at its highest. McGirt teed off under sunny skies with the winds blowing around 20 miles per h...More..

by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

Antonio Conte plays down exit talk, says future is at Chelsea

The Cherries boss signed the versatile 22-year-old on a season-long loan last summer and he impressed in 10 Premier League appearances for the club with three goals. Chelsea: Victor Moses should return for the...More..

by | Friday, April 07, 2017

Thompson pays the penalty for rules blunder

And the infraction? Thompson marked a shot with a silver dollar, then when she replaced the ball it was "in a slightly different position". After a video review LPGA officials agreed and handed Thompson a 2-str...More..

by | Friday, April 07, 2017

Dickerson homers to help Cobb, Rays beat Yankees 4-1

The Yankees bounced back from their Game 1 disaster with an impressive blanking of the Rays on Tuesday. The two teams traded solo home runs early, with Dickerson leading off the bottom of the first with his...More..

by | Friday, April 07, 2017

Durant cleared to resume full practice after knee injury

It was the 10th time in Thompson's career, and the second this season, that he has scored at least 40 points in a game. "I may not play him", Kerr said. Andrew Wiggins scored 24 for Minnesota, which couldn't ...More..