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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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Lionel Messi vs Ecuador OR Cristiano Ronaldo vs Sweden

Speaking afterwards, Messi said: 'There was always the fear of coming here to play. 'It would have been insane not to be in the World Cup. Despite going a goal down in the v...

Tim Cahill-led Australia sees off fearless Syria

Australia will next month face the fourth-placed team from the Concacaf section - now Panama - across two legs for a place at the World Cup. In the second leg against Australi...

Dodgers sweep away D-backs, advance to NLCS

First #postseason homer for @ Cody_Bellinger? The Chicago Cubs edged ahead of the Washington Nationals 2-1 in their NLDS, courtesy of a 2-1 win. Later on, Bellinger was at...

Warner compares Guwahati track to English wickets

The left-armer became the first man to remove Virat Kohli for a duck in a T20 when he caught and bowled the India skipper off an nearly identical delivery. Glenn Maxwell, 5. M...

Sen. Dianne Feinstein announces she's running for reelection

Feinstein, the oldest USA senator, was first elected to the chamber in 1992, in a special election. But in an era of all-out ideological resistance to the Trump presidency, she ha...

Colombia clash brings India's best chance to open account

Now comes Colombia. And maybe the slightest hint of progress? One less goal conceded than against U.S. or even one scored? The team, promised coach Luis Norton de Matos, will ...

Google to Provide Emergency Cell Service to Puerto Rico Via Balloons

Google's balloons received approval to fly over Puerto Rico and the US Virgin Islands for up to six months, according to the FCC note. After Hurricane Maria made landfall and d...

Heynckes set to succeed Ancelotti at crisis-hit Bayern

The 72-year-old has been named as manager until the end of the season, in his FOURTH spell back at the Bundesliga giants. "There is a great deal of trust between Jupp Heynckes ...

AIFF to make logistical arrangements for parents of U-17 boys

India will play all of their matches at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium in New Delhi . India have been draw in Group A of the Federation Internationale de Football Association U...

Three killed as militants attack airport security camp in Indian-controlled Kashmir

He said one militant was killed at the gate while two managed to get inside the camp. Security personnel sealed all possible escape routes as Army commandos, the BSF , the Centr...

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Miami Dolphins v New Orleans Saints on TV?

Miami Dolphins v New Orleans Saints on TV?

Drew Brees before a snap during the New Orleans Saints' win over the Miami Dolphins in London . When reminded that his Dolphins went 1-4 a year ago before rallying to make...

Rohit Sharma Topples MS Dhoni & Sachin Tendulkar on Way to Peak 6000

Rohit Sharma Topples MS Dhoni & Sachin Tendulkar on Way to Peak 6000

They would have wanted to gain some momentum with another victory ahead of the three-match Twenty20 series, starting on Saturday, but a clinical performance from India barely gav...

"It freakin' sucks" says one Cardinal while watching Cubs celebrate

Louis Cardinals' Paul DeJong of a potential game-tying home run with two outs in the 11th inning to preserve a one-run lead during a baseball game Thursday, Sept. Davis, who had ...

Man United focused on winning Champions League — Henrikh Mkhitaryan

Fellaini is still feeling the effects of a heavy challenge from Southampton's Shane Long over the weekend with Carrick also joining him on the sidelines. "And we are going to hav...

Penn State survives road test at Iowa on final play

Penn State survives road test at Iowa on final play

His previous career best was 207. During the preseason, Huff said Penn State's coaches asked themselves a question: "How can we not allow teams to eliminate arguably the best p...