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Blackhawks to make major changes after first round sweep

The Predators won 4-1, sweeping the series. Coach Joel Quennville will be back for the 2017-18 season. St. Louis coach Mike Yeo said he is well aware of the Blues' next challenge. Yes, Bowman hit all the right notes in his opening comments at t...

Dale Earnhardt Jr to retire from Nascar at end of the season

Earnhardt didn't race after July 9 a year ago. He said: "I felt great for many, many months now, and I'm happy about that". Earnhardt Jr has suffered multiple concussions over the past few years, and missed the final 18 races of last season after...

Paul Finebaum: Warren Sapp is a 'complete loser' with 'no integrity'

We continue to not buy pre-draft reports that the Browns are considering taking Mitchell Trubisky over Garrett at No. 1 overall. Maybe somebody offers the Browns a deal their pocket protectors can't refuse, Shanahan gets his wish and the draft's be...

Patriots Likely To Keep Malcolm Butler

The move allows the Patriots to trade Butler, possibly for the New Orleans Saints' No. 32 pick. But the Patriots would have had the opportunity to match any offer and, because they placed a first-round tender on Butler, would have received a first-ro...

Diaz's pinch-homer lifts Cardinals past Brewers 4-1

Nieuwenhuis, 29, had just two hits and four walks in 30 plate appearances this season while playing off the bench. Randal Grichuk slammed an RBI-double and Seung-Hwan Oh struck out the side in the ninth to get the save. Greg Garcia hit leadoff doub...

Bulls early surprise of playoffs after taking 2 at Boston

Not to pile on Celtics fans, but for all the excitement of a young team grabbing that seed we're not talking about a juggernaut. The Celtics lost the contest 111-97 and now trail 2-0 in the first round series. Chicago coach Fred Hoiberg said he...

Panthers sign Pro Bowl DT Kawann Short to 5-year extension

Short, who turned 28 in February, has collected 17 sacks over the past two seasons. Loyalty paid off for the DT. Short is now signed through the 2021 season. Kawann Short , who emerged as an All-Pro defensive lineman in four seasons with the Pant...

Leicester v Atletico Madrid Betting Tips

The Belgium global came close to a victor soon after, but Schmeichel showed his class with a fine save to preserve a point for the Champions League quarter-finalists. Swedish referee Jonas Eriksson pointed to the spot with Leicester players pro...

Moe Harkless: Moe Harkless returns, shuns 3-point line

And the margin was three points. Before Wednesday's game, Harkless was asked if he would even attempt a three-pointer? The regular season is over now. For this reason, Moe Harkless is the clear choice for the 2016-17 NBA Most Valuable Player Awar...

Fowler, Hoffman edge ahead at sun-drenched Masters

If you are into sentiment, or even karma, then Garcia, the native of Borriol, Spain, is your man. Sunday is the 60th anniversary of the birth of Seve Ballesteros, the most famous golfer ever from Spain and a two-time Masters victor. "Fortunately fo...

Harden's triple-double helps Rockets over Wolves 123-118

After the Rockets jumped out to a quick 13-point lead in the first quarter, the shots stopped falling and the Rockets got lazy with their defense. F Andrew Wiggins' 3-point attempt at the buzzer missed the mark, and the Wolves lost 100-98 to th...

Michigan State's Bridges to announce decision to stay or go

Purdue (1/24) set the MSU single-game freshman scoring record. Bridges announced he plans to return for his sophomore year and bypass a chance to enter the NBA Draft and potentially be a high first-round lottery pick. Bridges has said three peo...

North Korea shows activity at nuclear site

Later Thursday, Abe called a National Security Council meeting to analyze the latest North Korea developments and ways to respond in case of a "provocation" from Pyongyang, said Suga, a council member. He added that North Korea will keep building u...

Mauricio Pochettino says snubbed Tottenham Hotspur star should made PFA shortlist

Harry Kane has been nominated for both the PFA Player of the Year and Young Player of the Year awards, while Dele Alli has been nominated for the Young Player of the Year. "Not only did he confirm that, he's improved in all aspects of his game". The...

RB Lynch could turn attention to Patriots

Such a move could be complicated for New England, but it still is an intriguing possibility. Marshawn unretiring to play for his home team before they leave for (likely) good is a more emotional story and one that seems more aligned with Marshawn's p...

Ailing Josh Donaldson not starting in Blue Jays' home opener

With Donaldson sidelined, Ryan Goins will start at third and bat ninth. The Rogers Centre will prepare to host another season of Blue Jays baseball starting Tuesday night in Toronto. "We'll get a better idea the next couple days (of the severity)",...

Sunderland to appeal Larsson red card

Substitute Marcus Rashford then got his first league goal since September, finishing well in the 89th minute after Ibrahimovic had set him up to apply gloss to the scoreline. Like I said, it can't get any worse. It took the Armenian just 47 secon...

Feldman, Duvall spark Reds over Cardinals 8-0

He threw three pitches for strikes with consistency and needed just 78 pitches to obtain his 18 outs. Taking Garrett out early allowed manager Bryan Price to test his bullpen, so instead of saving a pitcher for a multi-inning out he used Michael Lo...

Wichita State Reportedly Voted into American Athletic Conference

The move to the AAC will allow Wichita State to receive a higher level of competition night in and night out, as the league sent Cincinnati and SMU to the NCAA Tournament this past season. The Shockers also field teams in softball, men's cross coun...

Angels place Richards on DL with strained right biceps

He won 28 games over the 2014 and 2015 seasons, but was limited to six starts previous year. He then exited the game after 4 2/3 scoreless innings and was holding his right arm. SS Andrelton Simmons went 2-for-4 with an RBI double and a run in a 5-0 ...

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Murray says need to learn from US Open defeat to Nishikori

Murray was badly in need of inspiration and he was handed it via umpire Carlos Ramos who gave the 2016 runner-up a time violation while serving at 1-1 in the second set. "I think ...

Ronaldo attracting headlines after reports he might quit Madrid

It's an honour to play against the best teams in the world and that's what Mexico really needs. Ronaldo has 11 goals in five games with the national team this season, includi...

Shah rules out resumption of Indo-Pak bilateral cricket ties

BJP National President Amit Shah has said, India will be among the top prime countries in the world in 2022 when it is completing 75 years of Independence. If asked, I will say t...

Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor agree to August fight

Conor McGregor's coach has called on Olympic champs Katie Taylor and Michael Conlan to join the undercard for the now-confirmed mega fight against Floyd Mayweather . As aforement...

Baltimore Orioles select DL Hall 21st Overall

On Monday, the Orioles selected high school left-handed pitcher DL Hall out of Valdosta High School (Ga.) with the 21st overall pick. Josh Keaton, of Colorado Springs, became t...

Kiwis beat British to reach America's Cup challenger finals

The victor will meet two-time defending champion Oracle Team USA in the 35th America's Cup match starting June 17. "The boys really dug deep". " We will be back next time an...

Qatar soccer team face punishment over emir T-shirts

If Qatar does not win its next matches against a weak China and Syria, it will become the first host nation not to have qualified for a World Cup before hosting one. Japan coach ...

Zidane revels in 'historic' Real Madrid Champions League win

Real Madrid star Gareth Bale insists he is happy at the European champions and has no plans to leave despite speculation over his future. "I'm happy, I'm incredibly satisfied". "W...

Lakers Will Hold Workouts With Lonzo Ball, Markelle Fultz

The Lakers have insisted they have kept an open mind on whom they will select with their No. 2 pick. "Team-wise, I think that the Lakers are a better fit", said the never-shutt...

Incredible stats behind Nadal's 10th French Open

Just as remarkable as Rafael Nadal's unprecedented total of 10 French Open championships is that he is 10-0 in finals at Roland Garros . Once a very promising soccer player,...

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Juan Martin del Potro comforts tearful Nicolas Almagro

Juan Martin del Potro comforts tearful Nicolas Almagro

I can imagine what you are feeling. However, it appeared to gee him into action as he won the next three sets to book a place in the third round after a match that entertained th...

Ferrari has chosen its number one driver - Hamilton

Ferrari has chosen its number one driver - Hamilton

Vettel started second to teammate Kimi Raikkonen in the Monaco Grand Prix but benefited from a favorable strategy to jump the Finn in the pit stops and secure his third vi...

Julian Edelman and the Patriots are reportedly close on a contract extension

Julian Edelman and the Patriots are reportedly close on a contract extension

Edelman has earned $14,374,375 since the beginning of the 2013 season. He accumulated a 98-1,106-3 stat line while averaging 11.3 YPC and 69.1 YPG. It appears the Patriots are ...

Penguins beat Predators 4-1, take 2-0 lead

Penguins beat Predators 4-1, take 2-0 lead

Nashville Predators goalie Pekka Rinne (35) looks back to find a shot by Pittsburgh Penguins' Jake Guentzel in the goal during the third period of Game 2 of the NHL hockey...

Ohio State coaching candidates to replace Thad Matta, grouped by plausibility

Ohio State coaching candidates to replace Thad Matta, grouped by plausibility

Matta underwent emergency back surgery during the summer of 2007 and wears a supportive brace on his lower right leg because of nerve damage. Matta's Musketeers won 26 games in e...