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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 Stanley Cup Final , Wednesday, May 31, 2017, in Pittsburgh .

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 each of his three seasons and advanced in the NCAA tournament all thr...

Ferrari Grabs One-Two Victory In Monaco

Vettel went on to claim his 45th win in F1 and third of the season, with Raikkonen following home in second, but the doubt in the legitimacy of the tactics came in the timing of Raikkonen's pit stop. Hamilton subsequently suggested that Ferrari'...

Stanton becomes franchise's all-time RBI leader in win over Diamondbacks

While Volquez tossing a no-hitter registers as a surprise given the difficulty any pitcher faces in amassing 27 outs of Major League Baseball batters without allowing a hit (let alone a starter with Volquez's inconsistent record), he's no Bud Smith...

ESPN's John Clayton Dropped An All-Time Great Tweet After Being Laid Off

The departure of "The Professor", a senior NFL writer who is a member of the Pro Football Hall of Fame writers' wing, was reported by The Sporting News' Michael McCarthy . Last year, the network moved on from Cris Carter, Keyshawn Johnson, and Ray...

Del Potro wins 1st match at French Open since 2012

When Klizan approached, right arm extended, Lokoli dismissively waved him off with the back of a hand, motioning to stay away. "Obviously my body has been letting me down a little bit so I'm just trying to get that right before I go out there and p...

Lewis Hamilton: Mercedes must solve tyre problem quickly to challenge Vettel

The next race is the Canadian GP in two weeks' time, and all eyes will be on Mercedes in practice and qualifying. Things nearly changed late in the race when on lap 61 of the Grand Prix Jenson Button , in his last race ever, sent 22-year-o...

LeBron James overtakes Michael Jordan as NBA's greatest playoff point-scorer

Lue has been preparing for the biggest battle of his basketball career this week. "It's probably up there", he said. And then, nearly as if he was trying to remind himself that he's got three championship rings and is frightful in his own right ...

NBA Finals Set To Tip Off Next Thursday, June 1

While speaking to reporters after his team closed out the Boston Celtics , LeBron said he was not in the right frame of mind to talk about the challenges the Warriors present because it is "too stressful". "It's just my personal goal to keep me moti...

Lue: Cavs' Irving feeling 'good' after Game 4 ankle injury

Irving was able to stay on the floor and finish the game, scoring a career playoff-high 42 points. Thomas played with a heavy heart, and played incredibly well, throughout Boston's run to the Eastern Conference Finals. The Cavs" "Big Three' were st...

White Sox sign Cuban prospect Robert with $26M bonus

Friday morning and arrived at Guaranteed Rate Field around noon, they waited almost 10 hours for left-hander Matt Boyd to pitch erratically once again and the offence to miss opportunities once again. He is batting.291 with 10 home runs and 27 RBI...

Golfer Simon Dyson ready for the BMW PGA Championship at Wentworth

Mixing one of England's most famous courses with tradition, a strong field and one of the biggest purses on the European Tour usually amounts to something special. I'd obviously love to see Lee Westwood play well but barring his fantastic result ...

Messi's Spanish jail sentence for tax fraud to stand

According to Spanish law, jail terms of under two years can be served under probation in cases where there are no prior offenses. The fallout of the Spanish supreme court verdict could derail his current contract talks with the club that would have r...

Monaco: Mbappe has no price

Real Madrid , Manchester United and Liverpool are among those to have already been linked to the France global. Nevertheless, it will be a kicker to said nuts if he does indeed leave. "With the history, the manager and the players at this club, i...

Gibson out, Bernier makes 1st playoff start in net for Ducks

White finished his career with 50 goals, 215 assists and 495 penalty minutes in 604 National Hockey League games with Los Angeles and Chicago, adding seven goals and 32 assists in 91 playoff appearances. Not even half of the opening period had elapse...

Manchester City close to offering Yaya Toure new contract

The Argentine defender's contract will expire at the end of the season, and he'll be leaving the club he joined in 2008. "After next Sunday, we will start talking with individuals", the Spaniard said. The City boss has been impressed by the way Tou...

Preds win from ousting Ducks to reach 1st Stanley Cup Final

Pontus Aberg's first career playoff goal was the decisive score as the Nashville Predators defeated the Anaheim Ducks 3-1 in Game 5 of the Western Conference finals on Saturday. Getzlaf said that he takes "responsibility" for using the language, but ...

Preds Rally Past Ducks 2-1, Reclaim Series Lead

Pittsburgh has had a distinct problem moving the puck out of their own zone in their last three games going back to the second round series against Washington, and it coincides with the injury to Penguins defenseman Trevor Daley, which leaves them wi...

Mourinho names United's youngest ever Premier League line-up

That meant Mourinho sent out an incredibly youthful starting line-up, with an average age of 22 years and 284 days, for a fixture that had little significance for either side. "The only positive is to save my players to give them better conditions fo...

Monaco claim first title in 17 years with St Etienne win

The report adds that Mbappe himself has chosen Madrid, but time will tell either when that transfer will happen or if another club is able to swoop in and prise him away by meeting Monaco's demands when they're ready to sell. At just 18, Mbappe h...

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Many Bostonians Will Be Pulling For Conor McGregor In Floyd Mayweather Fight

Conor McGregor's biggest disclosed fight purse in the UFC was $3m for his second fight with Nate Diaz, but the Dubliner is set to make ten times that amount when he steps into...

Blake Bortles announced as Jacksonville Jaguars starting quarterback, beating out Chad Henne

Through two preseason games this season, Bortles is 11 of 18 for 81 yards with no touchdowns and no picks, while Henne is 11-16 for 183 yards with one TD. Both Bortles and Chad He...

Giants' Beckham, Jr. Could Miss Season Opener vs. Cowboys

The Beckham injury is more severe than the Sterling Shepard sprained ankle that scared the Giants early in training camp - Shepard was running less than a week after going ...

Nasri quits Man City

Nasri, who has always been on the fringes of the Citizens squad, spent last season on loan at La Liga side Sevilla, despite being asked to remain at the Etihad by manager Pep Guar...

Winning Numbers Drawn for $430 Million Powerball

This is the 19th straight time the drawing has come up flat. According to the Powerball website , the one-time cash payout on Thursday for the jackpot now would be $324.2 millio...

Richard Perez compares Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz's chances against Floyd Mayweather

McGregor manoeuvred his way into such a lucrative fight partly through his clever use of social media, but after insisting he found the videos "light-hearted", he became defensive...

Maria Sharapova awarded main draw wildcard at US Open

Sharapova was already guaranteed a place in the qualifying draw at Flushing Meadows by virtue of her world ranking of No 148. "Her suspension under the terms of the tennis anti-...

Transfer revolution: Window to shut before Premier League season starts next year

Barcelona would not be bound by a Premier League deadline, nor would the likes of Real Madrid, Paris Saint-Germain or Bayern Munich, so England's most powerful clubs would find the...

Sergio Aguero strikes as Manchester City spoil Brighton's Premier League debut

Former Manchester City and Everton defender Sylvain Distin believes Pep Guardiola's transfer business could be a gamble as a number of new recruits have arrived without Prem...

Former Big Spring Steer Ryan Tannehill will have season-ending ACL surgery

Tannehill left the Dolphins' practice on Thursday after his knee appeared to buckle in a non-contact situation. Miami and fellow quarterback Jay Cutler agreed to a one...

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Chelsea Offer £25 Million For Arsenal Midfielder

Chelsea Offer £25 Million For Arsenal Midfielder

Chelsea have increased their offer for Arsenal winger Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain, according to the Daily Star . Manchester United are not understood to be interested in Oxlade-C...

There's a new Conor McGregor song and it's VERY catchy

There's a new Conor McGregor song and it's VERY catchy

Mayweather said that it made him think about those who fought for civil rights and what they had to deal with. With the long-anticipated fight between Floyd Mayweather Jr. "...

Vince Wilfork announces retirement in tweet sponsored by grilling company

Vince Wilfork announces retirement in tweet sponsored by grilling company

Wilfork, shirtless and adorned in denim overalls sporting his number 75, can be seen dancing and pulling ribs from a Kingsford smoker. Wilfork started as a first-round pick in ...

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Ravens Meeting "Resistance" From Owner Steve Bisciotti Regarding Signing Colin Kaepernick

Kaepernick has become a polarizing figure after he protested the national anthem last season and he has been unable to find a new job since. Bisciotti wouldn't be the only Natio...

White Sox place Willy Garcia on 7-day DL with concussion

White Sox place Willy Garcia on 7-day DL with concussion

A more serious injury would definitely be a step back for Moncada. However, the White Sox have just released statements that sure seem like best-case scenarios - so far - for t...