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Wizards critical of 'soft calls' in Game 4 win

Monday  18:00,   23 april 2018
theScore

There were plenty of fouls and free throws at Capital One Arena on Sunday evening in Game 4 between the Toronto Raptors and Washington Wizards - perhaps too many. Even in victory, some of the Wizards remained befuddled by the officials'[...]

Could Sam Darnold be USC's best NFL quarterback? Carson Palmer, Matt Leinart optimistic

Monday  17:51,   23 april 2018
USA TODAY

Many of the Trojans star passers haven't lived up to pre-draft hype, but USC blue bloods Carson Palmer and Matt Leinart see something special in Sam Darnold.Palmer, now retired after 15 NFL seasons, has traveled virtually every path that[...]

Surging Capitals aim to close out Blue Jackets

Monday  17:38,   23 april 2018
The Sports Xchange

After losing two games to start the postseason, the Washington Capitals stand on the brink of completing a comeback and advancing to the next round in the Stanley Cup playoffs. A 4-3 overtime victory on Saturday in Washington gave the[...]

Crosby to beer-tossing Flyers fans: 'Those things were full. What a waste.'

Monday  17:38,   23 april 2018
theScore

Sidney Crosby brewed up the perfect response Sunday when asked about fans at Philadelphia's Wells Fargo Center who tossed cups of beer onto the ice in the final minute of Sunday's season-ending 8-5 defeat to the Pittsburgh[...]

Bruins look to recover, oust Maple Leafs

Monday  17:38,   23 april 2018
The Sports Xchange

Mike Babcock was not sure how much difference his line adjustments made, but the Toronto coach did notice the Maple Leafs' improved approach Saturday night in their 4-3 over the Boston Bruins in Game 5. 2 Savings Accounts Pay 10x What[...]

Monday Morning Mock Draft: Darts, Deals & Wild Guesses

Monday  17:22,   23 april 2018
Sports Illustrated

<p>My advice to all of those professional and fan forecasters of the 2018 NFL Draft in the hours leading up to the first round Thursday: Be careful with the absolute statements.&nbsp;</p>My advice to all of those professional and fan[...]

Who needs to draft a quarterback? Ranking NFL teams' need from 1-32

Monday  17:07,   23 april 2018
USA TODAY

It's not just the clubs with obvious holes. With players like Philip Rivers, Drew Brees, Tom Brady and others battling advancing age, league-wide need may be growing.Here’s a look around the league, examining teams most to least likely to draft[...]

Martha Karolyi sidesteps responsibility in Nassar scandal

Monday  17:06,   23 april 2018
Associated Press

Former USA Gymnastics national team coordinator Martha Karolyi says she feels for the sexual abuse victims of a former national team doctor serving decades in prison but added she doesn't feel she should be held responsible for his actions.[...]

NFL Rumors: Lamar Jackson Left Patriots ‘Impressed’ After Pre-Draft Visit

Monday  15:40,   23 april 2018
NESN

Perhaps the New England Patriots don’t need to trade up after all to land the quarterback they covet. The Patriots Read More »The Patriots hosted Louisville quarterback Lamar Jackson on a Top 30 pre-draft visit two weeks ago, NFL Media’s Ian[...]

Restaurant Apologizes For Not Seating Giannis Antetokounmpo

Monday  15:15,   23 april 2018
Sports Illustrated

A Milwaukee restaurant apologized after several people commented on social media that they did not seat Bucks forward Giannis Antetokounmpo in timely manner.&nbsp;Antetokounmpo stopped by a BelAir Cantina, one of six Mexican restaurants in the[...]

London Marathon runner dies in hospital : organizers

Monday  14:56,   23 april 2018
Reuters

A 29-year-old chef who collapsed while running in Sunday's London Marathon has died in hospital, event organizers said on Monday. Matt Campbell went down 22.5 miles into the race and was treated by doctors before being rushed to[...]

Pacers Blow Opportunity to Take Commanding Series Lead as LeBron Keeps Cavs Afloat

Monday  14:36,   23 april 2018
Sports Illustrated

The Pacers had the Cavaliers hanging perilously close to the brink, only to give the East’s reigning champs new life with a dreadful shooting stretch at the worst possible time.&nbsp;The Pacers had the Cavaliers hanging perilously close to the[...]

Wizards reach their breaking point against Raptors. Then they get it together.

Monday  14:11,   23 april 2018
MSN

After Bradley Beal fouled out and hopes grew dim, John Wall and company rallied to find a way and even the series.Editor’s note: The opinions in this article are the author’s, as published by our content partner, and do not necessarily represent the [...]

Nobody had any idea what the hell was going on in the Pacers-Cavs Game 4 finish

Monday  12:46,   23 april 2018
The Comeback

The Cleveland Cavaliers got a much-needed 104-100 victory over the Indiana Pacers in Game 4 Sunday night at Bankers Life Fieldhouse, to even up the first-round series 2-2.&nbsp;The Cleveland Cavaliers got a much-needed 104-100 victory over the[...]

How Cavaliers stole momentum back from Pacers with Game 4 win

Monday  11:51,   23 april 2018
USA TODAY

The Cleveland Cavaliers defeated the Indiana Pacers 104-100 in Game 4 on Sunday, tying their first-round series at 2-2. BOX SCORE: CAVALIERS 104, PACERS 100The Cavs regained home-court advantage, and it’s now a best-of-3 series with Game 5 on[...]