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Hamburger SV keeps alive survival hopes in Bundesliga

Saturday  20:10,   21 april 2018
Associated Press

Lewis Holtby kept alive Hamburger SV's hopes of a Bundesliga survival by edging fellow relegation candidate Freiburg 1-0 on Saturday. Holtby stopped the ricocheting ball and eluded two defenders before firing it past Alexander Schwolow early in [...]

Maple Leafs’ Auston Matthews has the top-selling jersey in the NHL

Saturday  19:58,   21 april 2018
The Comeback

Who has the best-selling jersey in the NHL? You already know the answer to that question if you read the title of this article, but if you managed to come in blindly, you may be surprised to learn it’s not Sidney Crosby. The 20-year-old[...]

Patrice Bergeron Injury: Bruins Star Expected To Play In Game 5 Vs. Leafs

Saturday  19:57,   21 april 2018

Barring a last-minute change, Patrice Bergeron looks good to go for Saturday’s Game 5 between the Boston Bruins and the Read More »#NHLBruins morning[...]

Jets' Little: 'We're getting ready for Nashville ... or whoever wins'

Saturday  19:56,   21 april 2018

Bryan Little wasn't going to spend too much time celebrating the first playoff series win in franchise history. The Winnipeg Jets center said it was definitely nice to get the series win over Minnesota, but they're lookingThe Winnipeg Jets[...]

Georgia Tech debuts defensive 3-4 alignment at spring game

Saturday  19:50,   21 april 2018
Associated Press

New defensive coordinator Nate Woody and his 3-4 scheme were on display for the first time on Friday night at Georgia Tech's spring game.ATLANTA -- New defensive coordinator Nate Woody and his 3-4 scheme were on display for the first time on[...]

Iowa hoping to find offensive consistency in 2018

Saturday  19:50,   21 april 2018
Associated Press

Iowa's offense was as inconsistent as any in the country last season, capable of hanging 55 points on Ohio State one week and getting shut out by Wisconsin the next. A more reliable attack could help vault the Hawkeyes back atop the Big Ten[...]

How Lance Armstrong escaped a $100 million lawsuit

Saturday  19:45,   21 april 2018

It's not even clear if the government covered its expenses for pursuing the civil fraud case against the former cyclist.He kept getting away with it, always "winning" in the[...]

Dez Bryant says he has offers from Super Bowl contenders

Saturday  19:30,   21 april 2018
Larry Brown Sports

Free agent wide receiver Dez Bryant will likely have to wait until the conclusion of next week’s NFL Draft to latch on with a team. Released by the Dallas Cowboys earlier in April, there has not been a lot of rumors linking Bryant to any other team [...]

Rajon Rondo boasts about Pelicans’ ‘Big Three’

Saturday  19:21,   21 april 2018
Larry Brown Sports

The New Orleans Pelicans may be the hottest team of the NBA playoffs so far, and veteran guard Rajon Rondo is certainly feeling the spice. Speaking with the media on Friday after the Pelicans jumped out to a 3-0 lead in their first-round playoff[...]

Farah faces tough examination in London Marathon

Saturday  19:10,   21 april 2018

British track legend Mo Farah had few peers in distance championship running but he may find a few better than him on the road in Sunday's London Marathon.The 35-year-old -- who achieved the Olympic double of 5000/10000 metres champion twice --[...]

Hassan Whiteside fires back at critics amid poor playoff performance

Saturday  19:10,   21 april 2018
Larry Brown Sports

Hassan Whiteside is telling his critics to make like an egg and beat it. The Miami Heat center, who has virtually been a non-factor during the team’s first three playoff games against the Philadelphia 76ers, took an opportunity on Friday to hit back [...]

Doughty's dough is No. 1 priority for Kings

Saturday  18:56,   21 april 2018
Tribune News Service

Yet another long summer awaits the Los Angeles Kings, with issues that can't be resolved quickly, like in a television show. Although the aftermath of their first-round playoff elimination centers on their measly three goals in a[...]

Pressel finds comfort in old-school approach as she seeks first top 10 in 2 years

Saturday  18:56,   21 april 2018

<p>Morgan Pressel has always loved old-school golf. She appreciates that tees and greens are close at Wilshire Country Club, where there's an emphasis on precision both off the tee and into the small, challenging greens. It's a placement[...]

Colts remain high on Jacoby Brissett, have turned down trades

Saturday  18:51,   21 april 2018
NBC Sports

Early in the offseason, the Colts turned down two trade offers for quarterback Jacoby Brissett. And although they insist Andrew Luck will be healthy and ready to start this season, they remain committed to keeping Brissett on the roster as[...]

Yoenis Cespedes says playing golf could help end his slump, is a genius

Saturday  18:50,   21 april 2018
Golf Digest

Yoenis Cespedes says playing golf could help end his slump, is a geniusCespedes didn't exactly start the season on a tear, but in his first 22 at-bats he had six hits, three of them homers, and seven RBIs. Since then he's gone 10-for-55, with just[...]