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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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Man City boost: Riyad Mahrez will return to Leicester on one condition

Mahrez had tabled a transfer request in January, as late interest was shown from Premier League leaders City, but once again the Foxes turned a deaf ears to his demands. So will ...

Josh McDaniels poaches Patriots QB coach for Colts

Brady threw three touchdown passes and no interceptions and the Patriots didn't punt a single time. Writing a short statement on social media, the Colts said: "We are excited to ...

De Kock ruled out of ODIs, T20s against India

South Africa team manager Dr Mohammed Moosajee said: "Quinton suffered an extreme blow to the left wrist while batting in the second ODI on Sunday and felt severe pain and discomf...

Support stir in Kashmir, says Pakistan PM

Every year, on February 5, Kashmir Solidarity Day is widely marked across Pakistan and by Kashmiri nationalists worldwide, holding special programs. Kashmiris considered themselv...

Tottenham superstar Harry Kane gives verdict on Lucas Moura transfer

Tottenham Hotspur boss Mauricio Pochettino has insisted that he does not want to weigh down new signing Lucas Moura with too much pressure, as he adapts himself to the Prem...

Kirk Cousins breaks his silence after Redskins trade for Alex Smith

The Washington Redskins seemingly acquired their starting quarterback going forward in a trade with the Kansas City Chiefs that brought Alex Smith to Washington in exchange f...

He Needs Time - Mauricio Pochettino Eases Pressure On Lucas Moura

With big games coming up and the race for the last three Champions League places too close to call, there are no easy games in which to ease players back to full fitness. However...

Dad attacks doctor who sexually abused his 3 daughters

Margraves then asked for one minute alone instead. Margraves then ran toward Nassar and got within a few feet of him before being tackled by courtroom security. Randall Margraves...

Pelicans Acquire Nikola Mirotic In Trade With Bulls

With Mirotic playing the best basketball of his NBA career, Chicago was wise to capitalize on his all-time high trade value. Best of wishes to you in New Orleans , Nikola. The P...

Carrie Underwood's Husband Mike Fisher Not Retiring From Hockey After All!

Fisher said his wife, country music star Carrie Underwood , encouraged him to make a comeback. Fisher played the past seven seasons with Nashville and was the team's captain in ...

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FEMA to end hurricane-related food, water aid for Puerto Rico

FEMA to end hurricane-related food, water aid for Puerto Rico

In a bipartisan letter signed by U.S. Sens. Maldonado said FEMA's aid is critical to residents, as much of the money they would have normally used to buy food is instead being ...

WADA seriously concerned by CAS decision to lift sanctions against Russian athletes

WADA seriously concerned by CAS decision to lift sanctions against Russian athletes

Russia has never doubted its athletes' honest victory at the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev said on Thursday, commenting on the Court of Arbitr...

Simulation gives Cavs stunningly low chance to win NBA Finals

Simulation gives Cavs stunningly low chance to win NBA Finals

Johnson also grabbed 10 rebounds, while Detroit's Andre Drummond piled up 21 points, 22 rebounds, seven assists, three steals and three blocks. Love was trying to receive an en...

Haotong Li hails special win over Rory McIlroy at Dubai Desert Classic

Haotong Li hails special win over Rory McIlroy at Dubai Desert Classic

Two hours later, dejection was writ large across McIlroy's face as Li celebrated the finest win of his fledgling career. Two near misses, that must've hurt Rory McIlroy . "I alw...

Westbrook stars as Thunder see off 76ers

Westbrook stars as Thunder see off 76ers

His three-pointer cut the lead to one in the fourth quarter as Billy Donovan attempted to steal a few minutes with Westbrook, Anthony and George on the bench, but Westbrook returne...