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The wild, the weird, and the woolly from thrilling Pens-Caps Game 1

Friday  07:11,   28 april 2017
theScore

If the Pittsburgh Penguins and Washington Capitals can keep this up, it's going to be one heck of a series. Sidney Crosby and Alex Ovechkin both made their marks on Game 1 of the second-round matchup, but neither had a hand in the[...]

WATCH: DeMar DeRozan bury Bucks with sick drive and dunk

Friday  07:05,   28 april 2017
Sportsnaut

The Toronto Raptors defeated the Milwaukee Bucks and have advanced to the second round of the NBA playoffs after a huge win on the road in Game 6. The Raptors had a double-digit lead throughout most of the game, but the Bucks used a late surge to[...]

Major decommit sends warning sign to Thad Matta’s sputtering program

Friday  07:05,   28 april 2017
Sportsnaut

If Thad Matta’s seat as head coach of the Ohio State Buckeyes wasn’t hot already, it’s burning up now. Matta’s Buckeyes had another disappointing season this year, not only missing the NCAA Tournament but failing to qualify even for the NIT. Yes,[...]

Bogaerts: Red Sox lineup is really missing David Ortiz

Friday  06:42,   28 april 2017
theScore

The Boston Red Sox were shut out by Masahiro Tanaka and the New York Yankees 3-0 at Fenway Park on Thursday, ruining another impressive pitching performance from Chris Sale, who joined exclusive company by reaching double digits in strikeouts for[...]

Bogaerts: Red Sox lineup is really missing David Ortiz

Friday  06:41,   28 april 2017
theScore

The Boston Red Sox were shut out by Masahiro Tanaka and the New York Yankees 3-0 at Fenway Park on Thursday, ruining another impressive pitching performance from Chris Sale, who joined exclusive company by reaching double digits in strikeouts for[...]

On locked-in night for Henrik Lundqvist, bad bounce beats Rangers

Friday  06:40,   28 april 2017
New York Daily News

How cruel a fate for a player who appeared to be so locked in that he would not be beaten at even strength. It had eyes this one, eyes for Lundqvist's noggin. Off his head, in the net, behind in the game. It came with 4:11 left and it[...]

On locked-in night for Henrik Lundqvist, bad bounce beats Rangers

Friday  06:40,   28 april 2017
New York Daily News

How cruel a fate for a player who appeared to be so locked in that he would not be beaten at even strength. It had eyes this one, eyes for Lundqvist's noggin. Off his head, in the net, behind in the game. It came with 4:11 left and it[...]

The 2017 first round is the night the NFL officially lost its mind

Friday  06:35,   28 april 2017
For The Win

Go home, NFL, you're drunk.No one was going to come close to accurately predicting the craziness that was the first round of the 2017 NFL draft and here's why: Mock drafts are typically based on reason. And, as we learned Thursday night, NFL[...]

Gareon Conley selected by Raiders amid rape accusation

Friday  06:25,   28 april 2017
Sports Illustrated

Ohio State cornerback Gareon Conley was selected by the Oakland Raiders with the 24th pick in the NFL draft on Thursday Conley was expected to be a first-round pick before the allegations, but a recent rape accusation led to speculation he could[...]

Whew! Raptors blow 25-point lead, but beat Bucks 92-89

Friday  05:55,   28 april 2017
Associated Press

DeMar DeRozan scored 32 points and the Toronto Raptors squandered a 25-point lead late in the third quarter before holding on for a 92-89 victory Thursday night.MILWAUKEE — DeMar DeRozan scored 32 points and the Toronto Raptors squandered a 25-point [...]

Crosby scores twice, Bonino has winner as Pens beat Caps

Friday  05:55,   28 april 2017
Associated Press

Sidney Crosby scored two goals in 52 seconds, Nick Bonino had the winner in the third period and the Pittsburgh Penguins beat the Washington Capitals 3-2 in Game 1 of their second-round playoff series on Thursday night. Crosby versus Alex Ovechkin[...]

Karlsson nets winner as Sens edge Rangers in Game 1

Friday  05:30,   28 april 2017
The Sports Xchange

Erik Karlsson's shot from the goal line with 4:11 left in the third period snuck past Henrik Lundqvist to give the Ottawa Senators a 2-1 victory over the New York Rangers on Thursday night at Canadian Tire Centre. The Senators took a[...]

Tanaka outduels Sale and Yankees beat Red Sox 3-0

Friday  05:16,   28 april 2017
Associated Press

Masahiro Tanaka pitched a three-hitter to outduel Chris Sale and earn his first shutout since 2014, and the New York Yankees beat Boston 3-0 on Thursday night for their fifth straight victory over the rival Red Sox. Tanaka (3-1) struck out three and [...]

Chiefs swing big trade to draft QB Patrick Mahomes at No. 10

Friday  05:06,   28 april 2017
USA TODAY

Patrick Mahomes' rise to becoming a first-round quarterback is now complete. The Kansas City Chiefs swung a big trade to move up to the No. 10 selection and draft Mahomes in the first round of Thursday night's NFL draft.The Chiefs gave up a[...]

Texans trade up to draft DeShaun Watson at No. 12

Friday  04:56,   28 april 2017
Sports Illustrated

The Texans traded up in the draft to select Clemson's Deshaun Watson at No. 12. Houston dealt with the Browns to select Watson as their next franchise quarterback, after dealing Brock Osweiler to Cleveland earlier this[...]